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Prefectural University of Kumamoto
Faculty of Environmental and Symbiotic Sciences, Department of Food and Health Sciences
Job title
Associate Professor
Ph.D(Agriculture)(Kyushu University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Postdoctral Researcher,CREST,JST


Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Kyushu University
Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University

Published Papers

Cloning and heterologous expression of lactate dehydrogenase genes from acid-tolerant Lactobacillus acetotolerans HT
Goto S, Motomura A, Kawahara A, Shiratsuchi H, Tanaka K, Matsusaki H
24(5) 861-868   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Consumption of the edible sea urchin Mesocentrotus nudus attenuates body weight gain and hepatic lipid accumulation in mice
Yamamoto R, Minami H, Matsusaki H, Sakashita M, Morita N, Nishimiya O, Tsutsumi N, Hosokawa M, Itabashi Y, Matsui T, Ura K
Journal of Functional Fodds   47 40-47   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Effect of fatty acid in culture medium on growth of acid tolerant lactic acid bacterium
Tanaka K, Sakai K, Goto S, Matsusaki H
International Journal of Science and Engineering Investigations   6(69) 78-81   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Hokamura A, Yunoue Y, Goto S, Matsusaki H
Bioengineering (Basel, Switzerland)   4(3)    Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Therdtatha P, Tandumrongpong C, Pilasombut K, Matsusaki H, Keawsompong S, Nitisinprasert S
SpringerPlus   5(1) 1060   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Taguchi S, Ooi T, Mizuno K, Matsusaki H
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology   99(22) 9349-9360   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Inokuchi A, Yamamoto R, Morita F, Takumi S, Matsusaki H, Ishibashi H, Tominaga N, Arizono K
Journal of Applied Toxicology   35(9) 999-1006   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Hokamura A, Wakida I, Miyahara Y, Tsuge T, Shiratsuchi H, Tanaka K, Matsusaki H
Journal of bioscience and bioengineering   120(3) 305-310   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Hokamura A, Fujino K, Isoda Y, Arizono K, Shiratsuchi H, Matsusaki H
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   79(8) 1369-1377   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Enumeration of airborne bacteria using LIVE/DEAD stain: laboratory investigation
29TH SYMPOSIUM ON AEROSOL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 2012   105-106   2012   [Refereed]
Tanaka K, Miyawaki K, Yamaguchi A, Khosravi-Darani K, Matsusaki H
Applied microbiology and biotechnology   92(6) 1161-1169   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Viable bacteria in Asian-dust collected over the East China Sea
29TH SYMPOSIUM ON AEROSOL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 2012   69-70   2012   [Refereed]
Concentration of airborne bacteria in Kumamoto from autumn to winter in 2011
29TH SYMPOSIUM ON AEROSOL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 2012   103-104   2012   [Refereed]
Uchida M, Takumi S, Tachikawa K, Yamauchi R, Goto Y, Matsusaki H, Nakamura H, Kagami Y, Kusano T, Arizono K
The Journal of Toxicological Sciences   37(2) 245-254   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Comparative influence of root wounds on proliferation of Ralstonia solanacearum and bacterial wilt disease in plant species with varying resistances
Mori Taro, Fujiyoshi Tomohiro, Matsusaki Hiromi, Ozaki Katsumi, Matsuzoe Naotaka
JOURNAL OF FOOD AGRICULTURE & ENVIRONMENT   9(2) 641-645   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
Matsumoto K, Matsusaki H, Taguchi K, Seki M, Doi Y
Biomacromolecules   3(4) 787-792   Jul 2002   [Refereed]


Biochemical properties of a new lantibiotic produced by Lactococcus lactis IO-1(共著)
Journal of Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University   37(1) 1-11   1992
Purification and identification of a peptide antibiotic produced by Lactococcus lactis IO-1(共著)
Journal of Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University   40(1-2) 73-85   1995
Development of bioassay systems for Pediococcus sp. ISK-1 antibacterial substances and improvement of the productivity(共著)
Annual Report ICBiotech   18 163-176   1995
Food Science and Technology, International   2(3) 157-162   1996

Research Grants & Projects

Study on Growth Inhibitory Substances of Lactic Acid Bacteria.
Study on Biodegradable Plastics Produced by Microorganisms


Polyester synthase and a gene coding for the same(US patent (]G0061[)5,968,805) 特許