KIMURA Ken-ichi

写真a

Affiliation

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

Position

Professor

Year of Birth

1959

Laboratory Address

〒020-8550 3-18-8 Ueda, Morioka

Laboratory Phone number

+81-19-621-6124

Laboratory Fax number

+81-19-621-6124

Mail Address

E-mail address

Graduating School 【 display / non-display

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    1982.03

    Tohoku University   Faculty of Agriculture   Agricultural Chemistry   Graduated

    Classification of School:University

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

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    1984.03

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

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Tohoku University -  Doctor of agriculture  1990.12

    Degree Field : Applied biochemistry

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2001.12
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    2007.03

    IWATE University   Faculty of Agriculture   Agro-bioscience   Food and Health Science   Associate Professor (As Old Post Name)   [Duty]

  • 2007.04
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    2010.09

    IWATE University   Faculty of Agriculture   Associate Professor   [Duty]

  • 2010.10
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    Now

    IWATE University   Professor   [Duty]

  • 2015.04
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    2016.03

    IWATE University   Faculty of Agriculture   Biological Chemistry and Food Science   Department Head   [Concurrently]

  • 2016.04
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    2018.03

    IWATE University   Faculty of Agriculture   Department of Biological Chemistry and Food Science   Department Head   [Concurrently]

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External Career 【 display / non-display

  • 1984.04
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    1986.03

      Contract Researcher, The Physical and Chemical Research  

  • 1984.04
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    2000.01

      Researcher, Associate Researcher, Chief Researcher, Research Institute of Life Science, Snow Brand Milk Products, Co. Ltd.  

  • 1998.02
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    1998.03

      Visiting Researcher, Southampton University  

  • 2000.04
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    2001.11

      Head of Quality Control Group, Iwate Pharmaceutical Product Plant, Snow Brand Milk Products, Co. Ltd.  

Research Field (grants-in-aid-for-scientific-research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Bioorganic chemistry

  • Biomolecular chemistry

  • Applied biochemistry

 

Course Subject 【 display / non-display

  • 2004

    Regulations relating Food Production

  • 2004

    Food and Health Science Seminar

  • 2004

    Food Hygiene Laboratory

  • 2004

  • 2004

    Basic Food and Health Science Laboratory

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Research Career 【 display / non-display

  • Chemical biology of natural products derived from microorganisms, food ingredients, and plant.

    Periods of research:

    2001.12
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    Now

    Keywords : Chemical biology, Natural product, Life-oriented diseases

    Style of Research: Collaboration in Japan

    Research Program: (not selected)  

    Research Field (grants-in-aid-for-scientific-research classification)

    Applied biochemistry ,  Biomolecular chemistry ,  Bioorganic chemistry

Published Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Gene expression of two fibroin alleles in the hybrid silkworm, J-131/Nd(2).

    Hyodo, A., Ueda, H., Takei, F., Kimura, K. and Shimura, K.

    Jpn. J. Genet.   57   551 - 560   1982.03  [Refereed]

    Academic Journal  Multiple authorship

  • Linkage analysis of the fibroin light chain gene in the silkworm, Bombyx mori.

    Hyodo, A., Yamamoto, T., Ueda, H., Takei, F., Kimura, K. and Shimura, K.

    Jpn. J. Genet.   59 ( 3 ) 285 - 296   1984.03  [Refereed]

    Academic Journal  Multiple authorship

  • Genetic analysis of the Nd-s Mutation in the silkworm, Bombyx mori.

    Takei, F., Kimura, K., Mizuno, S, Yamamoto, T. and Shimura, K.

    Jpn. J. Genet.   59 ( 4 ) 307 - 313   1984.04  [Refereed]

    Academic Journal  Multiple authorship

  • Reduced level of secretion and absence of subunit combination for the fibroin synthesized by a mutant silkworm, Nd(2).

    Takei, F., Oyama, F., Kimura, K., Hyodo, A., Mizuno, S. and Shimura, K.

    J. Cell. Biol.   99 ( 12 ) 2005 - 2010   1984.12  [Refereed]

    Academic Journal  Multiple authorship

  • Liposidomycins : Novel nucleoside antibiotics which inhibit bacterial peptidoglycan synthesis.

    Isono, K., Uramoto, M., Kusakabe, H., Kimura, K., Izaki, K., Melson, C.C. and McCloskey, J.A.

    J. Antibiot.   38 ( 11 ) 1617 - 1621   1985.11  [Refereed]

    Academic Journal  Multiple authorship

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Endophytic Microorganisms as a Source of Bioactive Compounds.

    Shiono, Y. and Kimura, K.

    2011.10

    Academic Books

Review Papers 【 display / non-display

  • New types of liposidomycins which inhibit bacterial peptidoglycan synthesis produced by Streptomyces.

    Kagami, S., Kimura, K., Ikeda, Y., Takahash, H., Kusakabe, H., Osada, H., Isono, K. and Yoshihama, M.

    Actinomycetol. ( 日本放線菌学会 )  12 ( 2 ) 110 - 119   1998.12

    Others  

  • Recent advances in antimicrobial nucleoside antibiotics targeting cell wall biosynthesis.

    Kimura, K. and Bugg, T.D.H.

    Nat. Prod. Rep. ( Royal Society of Chemistry )  20   252 - 273   2003.03

    Others  

  • Barminomycin, a model for the development of new anthracyclines.

    K. Kimura, D. M. Spencer, R. Bilardi, L. P. Swift, A. J. Box, R. T. Brownlee, S. M. Cutts and D. R. Phillips

    Anti-cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry ( Bentham Science Publication Ltd. )  10   38 - 43   2010.01

    In-House Magazine  

  • Antimicrobial nucleoside antibiotics targetting cell wall assembly: Recent advances in structure-function studies and nucleoside biosynthesis.

    Winn, M., Goss, R. J. M., Kimura, K. and Bugg, T. D. H.

    Natural Products Report ( Royal Society of Chemistry )  27   279 - 304   2010.01

    In-House Magazine  

  • Studies of novel bioprobes isolated from rare natural sources using mutant yeasts.

    K. Kimura

    J. Antibiot. ( Nature Publishing Group )  72 ( 8 ) 579 - 589   2019.08

    Academic Journal  

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Academic Awards Received 【 display / non-display

  • 2006.03.25

  • 2010.06.08

  • 2013.11.02

  • 2015.03.27

  • 2015.12.04

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Preferred joint research theme 【 display / non-display

  • Screening of new biological active substance from natural resources such as food ingredients, microorganism and plant.

    Joint research form : Cooperative Research with Industry-University research organizations and/or private agencies.

    Possible form for cooperating Industry-Academia Collaboration : Cooperative Research