ITO Kikukatsu

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Affiliation

IWATE University  Faculty of Agriculture  Department of Biological Chemistry and Food Science 

Position

Professor

Laboratory Address

〒0208550 Ueda, Morioka, Iwate 020-8550, Japan

Mail Address

E-mail address

Research Interests 【 display / non-display

  • Mitochondria

  • Alternative Oxidase

  • Chaos

  • Temperature sensor

  • Thermogenic plants

Graduating School 【 display / non-display

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    1986.03

    Iwate University   Faculty of Agriculture   Agricultural Chemistry   Graduated

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

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    1991.03

    Yamagata University  Graduate School, Division of Medicine  Doctor's Course  Unfinished Course

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    1988.03

    Iwate University  Graduate School, Division of Agriculture  Agricultural Chemistry  Master's Course  Completed

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2021.04
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    2022.03

    IWATE University   Agri-Innovation Center   [Concurrently]

  • 2006.08
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    Now

    IWATE University   Professor   [Duty]

  • 2000.07
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    2006.07

    IWATE University   Associate Professor (As Old Post Name)   [Duty]

  • 1998.07
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    2000.06

    IWATE University   Lecturer   [Duty]

  • 1994.06
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    1998.06

    IWATE University   Research Assistant   [Duty]

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • 1991.04
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    1995.05

    Yamagata University   Research Assistant  

Research Areas 【 display / non-display

  • Life Science / Molecular biology

  • Life Science / Applied molecular and cellular biology

 

Course Subject 【 display / non-display

  • 2020

    Basic Seminar (For first-year students)

  • 2020

    Advanced Biofunctional Systems

  • 2020

    Biochemistry 2

  • 2020

    Plant Stress Biology

  • 2021

    Graduation Research

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Published Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Degradation of mitochondrial alternative oxidase in the appendices of Arum maculatum

    Kikukatsu Ito, Takafumi Ogata, Takanari Seito, Yui Umekawa, Yusuke Kakizaki, Hiroshi Osada, and Anthony L. Moore

    Biochemical Journal     2020.08  [Refereed]

    Bulletin of University, Institute, etc.  Multiple authorship

  • Thioredoxin o-mediated reduction of mitochondrial alternative oxidase in the thermogenic skunk cabbage Symplocarpus renifolius

    Yui Umekawa, Kikukatsu Ito

    The Journal of Biochemistry   165 ( 1 ) 57 - 65   2018.12  [Refereed]

    Academic Journal  Multiple authorship

  • Data analytic study of the homothermal maintenance mechanism of Skunk Cabbage: Capturing pre-equilibrium characteristics using extended poisson model

    Kawasaki S & Ito K

    Biophysics & Physicobiology   15   235 - 250   2018.09  [Refereed]

    Bulletin of University, Institute, etc.  Multiple authorship

  • Exogenous induction of thermogenesis in Arum concinnatum by salicylic acid

    Danae Laina, Ioanna Oikonomou, Konstantina Koutroumpa, Michael Bariotakis, Kiriakos Kotzabasis, Kikukatsu Ito, Roger S. Seymour and Stergios A. Pirintsos

    Functional Plant Biology     2018.08  [Refereed]

    Bulletin of University, Institute, etc.  Multiple authorship

  • Respiration of thermogenic inflorescences of skunk cabbage Symplocarpus renifolius in heliox

    Seymour, R.S., Ito, K., Umekawa, Y.

    Plant, Cell & Environment     2017.11  [Refereed]

    Bulletin of University, Institute, etc.  Multiple authorship

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Review Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Thermoregulation in heat-producing skunk cabbage

      5 ( 5 ) 59 - 62   2021.04

    Academic Journal  

  • Temperature regulation by thermogenic flowers.

    Roger S. Seymour, Kikukatsu Ito

    Plant Physiology and Development ( Lincoln Taiz and Eduardo Zeiger )    2017.11

    Academic Journal  

  • Heat-production and respiration control in Eastern skunk cabbage.

    Kikukatsu Ito

      84 ( 10 ) 853 - 857   2012.10

    Academic Journal  

  • Thermogenic plants

    Onda Y. and Ito, K.

    Bioscience & Industry ( Japan Bioindustry association )  65 ( 11 ) 542 - 543   2007.11

    Others  

  • Thermoregulatory system in skunk cabbage, Symplocarpus foetidus.

    Takanori Ito, Yasuko Ito, Kikukatsu Ito

    KASEAA ( Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry )  44 ( 4 ) 225 - 232   2006.04

    Others  

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Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • Negative activation energies in homeothermic control in thermogenic plants.

    Poster (General)  Kikukatsu Ito & Yui Umekawa

    2018.06
     
     

  • Modified Arrhenius model reveals the biochemical basis for thermoregulation of skunk cabbage

    Poster (General) 

    2017.01
     
     

  • Redox regulation of AOX for homeothermy in skunk cabbage

    Poster (General)  Yui Umekawa, Kikukatsu Ito

    2016.11
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    2016.12

  • The homeothermic control based on pre-equilibrium reaction in thermogenic skunk cabbage

    Oral Presentation(General)  Yui Umekawa, Kikukatsu Ito

    2016.10
     
     

  • Isolation and expression analysis of a cDNA encoding for phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase in thermogenic skunk cabbage, Symplocarpus renifolius.

    Poster (General)  Md Abu Sayed, Yui Umekawa, Kikukatsu Ito

    2016.10
     
     

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Academic Awards Received 【 display / non-display

  • 2012.11.28

  • Young Investigator Award of The Japanese Biochemical Society, Tohoku Branch

    2004.05

    All winners: ITO KIKUKATSU

  • Early Career Scientist Best 6, Gordon Research Conference

    1999.01

    All winners: ITO KIKUKATSU

Industrial Property 【 display / non-display

  • Temperature control method and temperature controller.

    Patent

    Application number EP20040822565  Publication number EP1852765A4  Registration number US8150558 B2

    Application date: 2012.04.03

    Publication date: 2012.04.03