Yoichiro Sogame

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Yoichiro Sogame
Fukushima National College of Technology
Chemistry and Biochemistry
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Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Nov 2016
Mar 2017
Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Fukushima National College of Technology
Apr 2016
Nov 2016
JSPS Research fellow PD, Molecular Biomimetics Research Unit, Division of Biotechnology, National Institute of Agriculture and Food Research Organization
Aug 2016
Sep 2016
Invited Researcher, Institute of Fundamental Medicine & Biology, Kazan Federal University
Mar 2015
Mar 2016
JSPS Research fellow PD, Molecular Biomimetics Research Unit, Division of Biotechnology, National Institute of Agriculture and Food Research Organization
Apr 2014
Feb 2015
JSPS Research fellow PD, Kochi University
Apr 2013
Mar 2014
JSPS Research fellow DC1, Kochi University


Apr 2013
Mar 2014
Kochi University

Awards & Honors

Oct 2016
成茂動物科学振興基金, 成茂基金
Sep 2015
Excellent Presentation Award, Excellent Presentation Award, ICAP
Jan 2012
大学院生研究奨励賞, 大学院生研究奨励賞, 高知大学

Published Papers

Co-option of heat shock regulatory system for anhydrobiosis in the sleeping chironomid Polypedilum vanderplanki
Pavel V Mazin, Elena Shagimardanova, Olga Kozlova, Alexander Cherkasov, Roman Sutormin, Vita Stupnikov, Maria Logacheva, Aleksey Penin, Yoichiro Sogame, Richard Cornette, Shoko Tokumoto, Yugo Miyata, Takahiro Kikawada, Mikhail Gelfand, Oleg Gusev
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)   115(10) 2477-2486   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Towards water-free biobanks: long-term dry-preservation at room temperature of desiccation-sensitive enzyme luciferase in air-dried insect cells
Kikuta S, Watanabe J S, Sato R, Gusev O, Nesmelov A, Sogame Y, Cornette R, Kikawada T
Scientific Reports   7(1) 6540   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Sogame Y, Kikawada T
Current Opinion in Insect Science   19 16-21   Feb 2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Sogame Y, Okada J, Kikuta S, Miyata Y, Cornette R, Gusev O, Kikawada T
Extremophiles : life under extreme conditions   21 65-72   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Funadani R*, Sogame Y*,(*equal contributor) Kojima K, Takeshita T, Yamamoto K, Tsujizono T, Suizu F, Miyata S, Yagyu KI, Suzuki T, Arikawa M, Matsuoka T
FEMS microbiology letters   363(18)    Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Y. Sogame, M. Hori, T. Matsuoka
Invertebrate Survival Journal   13 89-93   Jan 2016   [Refereed]
© 2016, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia. All rights reserved.It is reported that the expression level of EF-1α in Colpoda cucullus Nag-1 is markedly enhanced within several hours after the onset of encystment induction. In this st...
Sogame Y, Kojima K, Takeshita T, Kinoshita E, Matsuoka T
The Journal of eukaryotic microbiology   61(1) 51-60   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
Yoichiro Sogame
高知大学      2014   [Refereed]
Identification of cAMP-dependent phosphorylated proteins involved in the formation of environment-resistant resting cysts by the terrestrial ciliate Colpoda cucullus
Sogame Y, Kojima K, Takeshita T, Kinoshita E, Matsuoka T
ISJ-Invertibur. Survive Journal   11 213-218   2014   [Refereed]
Yoichiro Sogame, Katsuhiko Kojima, Toshikazu Takeshita, Eiji Kinoshita, Ryoji Funadani, Tatsuomi Matsuoka
Microbes and Environments   28 388-390   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Protein expression during the excystment of Colpoda cucullus was studied by SDS-PAGE. The expression levels of 60-, 50- and 49-kDa proteins were markedly changed from the early to later stage of excystment. The 60-kDa protein (p60) was temporarily...


Mechanisms underlying the extreme desiccation tolerance, anhydrobiosis, in the sleeping chironomid, Polypedilum vanderplanki
Yoichiro Sogame Takahiro Kikawada
The nature and insects   54(3) 8-11   Mar 2019   [Invited]
34(4) 116-122   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Hisao Emoto, Yoichiro Sogame
第42回土木情報学シンポジウム講演論文   42 279-282   2017   [Refereed]
Sogame Y, Kikawada T
化学と工業 = Chemistry & chemical industry   68(8) 703-705   Aug 2015   [Refereed][Invited]

Books etc

原島広至 監修 (共著:舟谷亮二 十亀 陽一郎 末友 靖隆 松岡達臣) (Part:Joint Work, すぐ使える原生動物教材! コルポーダを使った実習マニュアル)
NTS出版   2015   

Conference Activities & Talks

Restoration and revitalization of a town by searching microorganisms for the applied use in Hirono-town (Fukushima pref. in Japan)
Saito R., Koizumi R., Hagiri M., Uchida S., Sogame Y
International Caparica Conference on Analytical Proteomics   8 Jul 2019   
Tolerance to Ionizing radiation and Irradiation Damage Repair in the Unicellular Eukaryote Colpoda cucullus
Yoichiro SOGAME, Ryota SAITO, Ryota KOIZUMI, Taiga SHIMIZU, Tatsuya SAKAI, Taiki ONO, Toshio TAKYU
Water and Environment Technology Conference 2019   Jul 2019   
Morphological Events in the Formation of Cyst-specific Cell Structures and Acquisition of Autofluorescence during the Encystment Process in Colpoda cucullus
Tatsuya SAKAI, Taiga SHIMIZU, Ryota KOIZUMI, Ryota SAITO, Taiki ONO, Yoichiro SOGAME
Water and Environment Technology Conference 2019   Jul 2019   
Extreme Gamma Radiation Tolerance of Colpoda cucullus: Physiological and Morphological Analysis of Irradiated Cysts
Ryota SAITO, Ryota KOIZUMI, Taiga SHIMIZU, Taiki ONO, Tatsuya SAKAI, Toshio TAKYU, Yoichiro SOGAME
Water and Environment Technology Conference 2019   Jul 2019   
Effects of Cell Repair on the Excystment of Irradiated Cysts and Cell Growth of Vegetative Cells Excysted from Irradiated Cysts in Colpoda cucullus
Ryota Koizumi, Ryota Saito, Taiga Shimizu, Toshio Takyu, Yoichiro Sogame
Water and Environment Technology Conference 2019   Jul 2019   

Association Memberships


Research Grants & Projects

Investigation of cell reparation mechanisms against for cell stress during cryptobiosis in unicellular protist
KAKENHI: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame
University of Tokyo: 共同研究
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame
広野町における未利用資源の発掘 みかんプロジェクト
文部科学省: 平成30年度学術研究活動支援事業 大学等の「復興知」を活用した福島イノベーション・コースト構想促進事業
Project Year: Jul 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): 代表者: 内田 修司 分担者: 十亀陽一郎,羽切 正英
日本学術振興会: 若手研究B
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame
日本科学協会: 笹川科学研究助成
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame
日本学術振興会: 特別研究員奨励費
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame
日本学術振興会: 特別研究員奨励費
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame
日本科学協会: 海外発表研究助成
Project Year: 2016 - 2016    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame
公益財団法人住友財団: 2014年度基礎科学研究助成
Project Year: Nov 2014 - Oct 2015    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame
単細胞生物コルポーダ(Colpoda cucullus)の休眠シスト形成の分子機構
日本科学協会: 平成24年度笹川科学研究助成
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): Yoichiro Sogame


Kikawada Takahiro, Oleg Gusev, Cornett Richard, Shagimardanova Elena Ilyasovna, Kikuta Shingo, Sogame Yoichiro, Nesmelov Alexander Alexandrovich

Social Contribution

みかんから酵母をとる これまでとこれから
[Lecturer]  2018年度イノベーション・コースト構想促進事業  広野町みかんプロジェクト(広野小学校)  28 Jan 2019 - 28 Jan 2019
[Lecturer]  2018年度イノベーション・コースト構想促進事業  広野町みかんプロジェクト(広野小学校)  3 Dec 2018
[Lecturer]  2018年度イノベーション・コースト構想促進事業  広野町みかんプロジェクト(広野小学校)  10 Dec 2018
[Lecturer]  2018年度イノベーション・コースト構想促進事業  広野町みかんプロジェクト(広野小学校)  26 Nov 2018
[Lecturer]  2018年度イノベーション・コースト構想促進事業  広野町みかんプロジェクト(広野小学校)  29 Oct 2018