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DNA Engineering & Materials Science
Escherichia coli Medicine & Life Sciences
Transfer RNA Medicine & Life Sciences
Amino acids Engineering & Materials Science
Amino Acids Medicine & Life Sciences
Genetic Code Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Engineering & Materials Science
Tyrosine-tRNA Ligase Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1998 2019

  • 993 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 34 Article
  • 4 Review article
  • 3 Conference contribution
  • 1 Chapter

RNA world

Ayukawa, S., Enomoto, T. & Kiga, D., 2019 Jan 1, Astrobiology: From the Origins of Life to the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence. Springer Singapore, p. 77-90 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Catalytic RNA

A Highly Bioactive Lys-Deficient IFN Leads to a Site-Specific Di-PEGylated IFN with Equivalent Bioactivity to That of Unmodified IFN-α2b

Imada, T., Moriya, K., Uchiyama, M., Inukai, N., Hitotsuyanagi, M., Masuda, A., Suzuki, T., Ayukawa, S., Tagawa, Y. I., Dohmae, N., Kohara, M., Yamamura, M. & Kiga, D., 2018 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : ACS Synthetic Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antiviral Agents

Escherichia coli expression, purification, and refolding of human folate receptor α (hFRα) and β (hFRβ)

Dharmatti, R., Miyatake, H., Zhang, C., Ren, X., Yumoto, A., Kiga, D., Yamamura, M. & Ito, Y., 2018 Sep 1, In : Protein Expression and Purification. 149, p. 17-22 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Folic Acid
Escherichia coli
Inclusion Bodies
Prokaryotic Cells
2 Citations (Scopus)

Horizontal transfer of code fragments between protocells can explain the origins of the genetic code without vertical descent

Froese, T., Campos, J. I., Fujishima, K., Kiga, D. & Virgo, N., 2018 Dec 1, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 3532.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artificial Cells
Genetic Code
Amino Acyl-tRNA Synthetases
Catalytic RNA
1 Citation (Scopus)
Perturbation Analysis
Newton-Raphson method
Newton Methods