Yasufumi Umena

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Yasufumi Umena
Okayama University
The Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Science
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Awards & Honors

Sep 2014
"New approach in photosystem II crystal handlings: characterization using near-infrared imaging, dehydration of the glue coating crystals using humid gas and laser-processing to cylinder-shaped crystals", Outstanding Poster Award, 15th International Conference on the Crystallization of Biological Macromolecules

Published Papers

Motomura T, Zuccarello L, Sétif P, Boussac A, Umena Y, Lemaire D, Tripathy JN, Sugiura M, Hienerwadel R, Shen JR, Berthomieu C
Biochimica et biophysica acta. Bioenergetics   148084   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Katayama T, Nozawa S, Umena Y, Lee S, Togashi T, Owada S, Yabashi M
Structural dynamics (Melville, N.Y.)   6(5) 054302   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Yoneda Y, Nagasawa Y, Umena Y, Miyasaka H
The journal of physical chemistry letters   10(13) 3710-3714   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Wang W, Yu LJ, Xu C, Tomizaki T, Zhao S, Umena Y, Chen X, Qin X, Xin Y, Suga M, Han G, Kuang T, Shen JR
Science (New York, N.Y.)   363(6427)    Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Nakajima Y, Umena Y, Nagao R, Endo K, Kobayashi K, Akita F, Suga M, Wada H, Noguchi T, Shen JR
The Journal of biological chemistry   293(38) 14786-14797   Sep 2018   [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

Structural analysis of various light-driven reaction mechanisms of light-sensitive proteins.
Project Year: 2019 - 2024