SHIMAMOTO Yuta

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Name
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
Affiliation
National Institute of Genetics
Section
Center for Frontier Research
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Waseda University)
Other affiliation
JST PRESTO

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2014
 - 
2019
Associate Professor, Center for Frontier Research, National Institute of Genetics
 
2012
 - 
2015
JST PRESTO
 
2010
 - 
2012
Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad, JSPS
 
2008
 - 
2009
The Uehara Memorial Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow
 
2010
 - 
2012
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2003
Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
 
 
 - 
2007
Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
 
 
 - 
2001
Waseda University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Apr 2015
The Young Scientists’ Prize, Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
 

Published Papers

 
Takagi J, Sakamoto R, Shiratsuchi G, Maeda YT, Shimamoto Y
Developmental cell   49(2) 267-278.e5   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Chromatin as a nuclear spring
Kazuhiro Maeshima, Sachiko Tamura, Yuta Shimamoto
Biophysics and Physicobiology   15 189-195   2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Shimamoto Y, Kapoor TM
Methods in cell biology   145 173-190   2018   [Refereed]
Chang CC, Huang TL, Shimamoto Y, Tsai SY, Hsia KC
The Journal of cell biology   216(11) 3453-3462   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Takagi J, Shimamoto Y
Molecular biology of the cell   28(16) 2170-2177   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Shimamoto Y, Tamura S, Masumoto H, Maeshima K
Molecular biology of the cell   28(11) 1580-1589   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Miyashiro D, Ohtsuki M, Shimamoto Y, Wakayama J, Kunioka Y, Kobayashi T, Ishiwata S, Yamada T
Biophysics and physicobiology   14 207-220   2017   [Refereed]
Kimura K, Mamane A, Sasaki T, Sato K, Takagi J, Niwayama R, Hufnagel L, Shimamoto Y, Joanny JF, Uchida S, Kimura A
Nature Cell Biology   19 399-406   2017   [Refereed]
Ishiwata S, Miyazaki M, Sato K, Nakagome K, Shintani S, Kobirumaki-Shimozawa F, Fukuda N, Suzuki K, Takagi J, Shimamoto Y, Itabashi T
Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals   in press    [Invited]
Shimamoto Y, Forth S, Kapoor TM
Developmental cell   34(6) 669-681   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Hsia KC, Wilson-Kubalek EM, Dottore A, Hao Q, Tsai KL, Forth S, Shimamoto Y, Milligan RA, Kapoor TM
Nature cell biology   16 852-863   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Forth S, Hsia KC, Shimamoto Y, Kapoor TM
Cell   157 420-432   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Takagi J, Itabashi T, Suzuki K, Shimamoto Y, Kapoor TM, Ishiwata S
Biophysical journal   106 735-740   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Takagi J, Itabashi T, Suzuki K, Kapoor TM, Shimamoto Y, Ishiwata S
Cell reports   5 44-50   Oct 2013   [Refereed]
Sato K, Kuramoto Y, Ohtaki M, Shimamoto Y, Ishiwata S
Physical review letters   111 108104   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Shimamoto Y, Kapoor TM
Nature protocols   7 959-969   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Shimamoto Y, Maeda YT, Ishiwata S, Libchaber AJ, Kapoor TM
Cell   145 1062-1074   Jun 2011   [Refereed]
Sato K, Ohtaki M, Shimamoto Y, Ishiwata S
Progress in biophysics and molecular biology   105 199-207   May 2011   [Refereed]
Ishiwata S, Shimamoto Y, Fukuda N
Progress in biophysics and molecular biology   105 187-198   May 2011   [Refereed]
Shimamoto Y, Kapoor TM
Nature   468 518-519   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Terui T, Shimamoto Y, Yamane M, Kobirumaki F, Ohtsuki I, Ishiwata S, Kurihara S, Fukuda N
The Journal of general physiology   136 469-482   Oct 2010   [Refereed]
Ishiwata S, Shimamoto Y, Suzuki M
HFSP journal   4 100-104   Jun 2010   [Refereed]
Shimamoto Y, Suzuki M, Mikhailenko SV, Yasuda K, Ishiwata S
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   106 11954-11959   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Itabashi T, Takagi J, Shimamoto Y, Onoe H, Kuwana K, Shimoyama I, Gaetz J, Kapoor TM, Ishiwata S
Nature methods   6 167-172   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
Shimamoto Y, Suzuki M, Ishiwata S
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   366 233-238   Feb 2008   [Refereed]
Shimamoto Y, Kono F, Suzuki M, Ishiwata S
Biophysical journal   93 4330-4341   Dec 2007   [Refereed]
Ishiwata S, Shimamoto Y, Suzuki M, Sasaki D
Advances in experimental medicine and biology   592 341-358   2007   [Refereed]
Ishiwata S, Shimamoto Y, Sasaki D, Suzuki M
Advances in experimental medicine and biology   565 25-35; discussion 35   2005   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Shimamoto Y, Maeda YT, Ishiwata S, Libchaber AJ, Kapoor TM
Cell   145(7) 1062-1074   2011
Ishiwata S, Shimamoto Y, Fukuda N
Prog Biophys Mol Biol   105(3) 187-198   2011
Sato K, Ohtaki M, Shimamoto Y, Ishiwata S
Prog Biophys Mol Biol   105(3) 199-207   2011
Shimamoto Y, Kapoor TM
Nature   468(7323) 518-519   2010
Terui T, Shimamoto Y, Yamane M, Kobirumaki F, Ohtsuki I, Ishiwata S, Kurihara S, Fukuda N
J Gen Physiol   136(4) 469-482   2010

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Quantitatively Analyzing the Mechanical Properties of the Human Cell Nucleus [Invited]
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
30 Mar 2019   
In-situ force assay reveals mechanical heterogeneity and roles of parallel microtubule arrays in governing meiotic spindle length.
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
American Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting   8 Dec 2018   
Mechanical design principles of the cell division apparatus [Invited]
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
The 56th Annual Meeting of Biophysical Society of Japan   15 Sep 2018   
Probing the local mechanical architecture of the metaphase meiotic spindle [Invited]
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
The 17th International Xenopus Conference   14 Aug 2018   
Micromechanics of cell division: Deciphering the forces that drive spindle assembly and function [Invited]
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
Seminar at the Department of Cell Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center   11 Dec 2017   
Nucleosome nucleosome interactions via histone tails and linker DNA regulate nuclear rigidity [Invited]
Yuta Shimamoto, Sachiko Tamura, Kazuhiro Maeshima
2016 American Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting   3 Dec 2016   
Motor protein mechanics and spindle size regulation [Invited]
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
NIG International Symposium 2016 “Japan QBio Week, Mishima Symposium   12 Jan 2016   
Examining the micro mechanical properties of the vertebrate metaphase spindle [Invited]
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
The 37th Annual Meeting of the Molecular Biology Society of Japan (Yokohama)   25 Nov 2014   
Insights into the micromechanical properties of the metaphase spindle [Invited]
SHIMAMOTO Yuta
The 2011 Americal Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting (Denver, CO)   6 Dec 2011   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Molecular Mechanisms of Mechanosensitive Regulation for Proper Chromosome Segregation during Cell Division