Grants List 2020

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NISR Research Grants List 2020

Researcher
Kohsuke HONDA
Organization
Osaka University
Title of Project
Development of a hybrid bio-conversion system consisting of in vivo fermentation and in vitro enzymatic conversion

Researcher
Yukio KIMATA
Organization
Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Title of Project
Generation of high lipid-producing yeast cells using the endoplasmic reticulum-stress response

Researcher
Saori KOSONO
Organization
The University of Tokyo
Title of Project
Regulation of a hybrid PDH-ODH complex in Corynebacterium glutamicum

Researcher
Akira MATSUURA
Organization
Chiba University
Title of Project
Molecular mechanism of the amino acid catabolism induced specifically at the stationary phase of Saccharomyces cerevisiae and its application to cellular longevity

Researcher
Katsuhide MIYAKE
Organization
Meijo University
Title of Project
Biomass degrading activities of herbivorous land crabs, Chiromantes haematocheir and C. dehaani

Researcher
Osamu MIZUTANI
Organization
University of the Ryukyus
Title of Project
Elucidation of the mechanism of excessive heat generation in making koji

Researcher
Motohiro TANI
Organization
Kyushu University
Title of Project
Establishment of a mass production system for ceramide using protection mechanisms against aberrant metabolism sphingolipids

NISR Young Investigator Research Grants List 2020

Researcher
Fumihiro ISHIKAWA
Organization
Kindai University
Title of Project
Enzymatic characterization of NRPS condensation domains using an engineered adenylation domain with an enlarged substrate binding pocket

Researcher
Atsushi KOUZUMA
Organization
Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences
Title of Project
Electrochemical control of bacterial metabolism and its application to bioproduction

Researcher
Takuto KUMANO
Organization
University of Tsukuba
Title of Project
Elucidation of a thiamin-metabolizing pathway in thiamin-catabolizing microbial consortia

Researcher
Kazunori KUME
Organization
Hiroshima University
Title of Project
Study of organelle size control in yeast

Researcher
Tomohiko MATSUZAWA
Organization
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Title of Project
Construction of Aspergillus enzyme-library for the production of novel materials

Researcher
Keisuke WADA
Organization
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Title of Project
Construction of aerobic isobutanol-producing strain of Escherichia coli based on enzymatic and metabolic engineering

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