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Research Output 1985 2019

  • 2193 Citations
  • 26 h-Index
  • 116 Article
  • 3 Chapter
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)
Ketoglutaric Acids
Gene encoding
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Citric Acid
Mutagenesis
Carboxy-Lyases
Salicylic Acid
Salicylates
Tunnels

Identification and characterization of levulinyl-CoA synthetase from Pseudomonas citronellolis, which differs phylogenetically from LvaE of Pseudomonas putida

Habe, H., Koike, H., Sato, Y., Iimura, Y., Hori, T., Kanno, M., Kimura, N. & Kirimura, K., 2019 Dec 1, In : AMB Express. 9, 1, 127.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Coenzyme A Ligases
Pseudomonas putida
Pseudomonas
Genes
Coenzyme A
oxaloacetase
Oxalic Acid
Hydrolases
Gene encoding
Oxalic acid
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

Draft genome sequence of Pseudomonas citronellolis LA18T, a bacterium that uses levulinic acid

Inaba, T., Sato, Y., Koike, H., Hori, T., Kanno, M., Kimura, N., Kirimura, K. & Habe, H., 2018 Aug 9, In : Microbiology Resource Announcements. 7, 5, e00906-18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pseudomonas
Genome
Bacteria
Acetyl Coenzyme A
Biomass
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)

Electrodialytic separation of levulinic acid catalytically synthesized from woody biomass for use in microbial conversion

Habe, H., Kondo, S., Sato, Y., Hori, T., Kanno, M., Kimura, N., Koike, H. & Kirimura, K., 2017 Mar 1, In : Biotechnology Progress. 33, 2, p. 448-453 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomass
levulinic acid
Crystallization
Sodium
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enzymatic Kolbe-Schmitt Reaction for the Syntheses of Value-Added Compounds: Use of Biocatalysts for Carboxylation of Organic Compounds and Bioproduction. Use of Biocatalysts for Carboxylation of Organic Compounds and Bioproduction.

Kirimura, K. & Ishii, Y., 2017 Aug 15, Future Directions in Biocatalysis: Second Edition. Elsevier, p. 135-147 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Carboxylation
Biocatalysts
Carboxy-Lyases
Organic compounds
Enzymes
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)
Aconitic Acid
Isomerases
Citric Acid
Escherichia coli
Genes

Draft genome sequence of Burkholderia stabilis LA20W, a trehalose producer that uses levulinic acid as a substrate

Sato, Y., Koike, H., Kondo, S., Hori, T., Kanno, M., Kimura, N., Morita, T., Kirimura, K. & Habe, H., 2016, In : Genome Announcements. 4, 4, e00795-16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Burkholderia
Trehalose
Genome
Enzymes
levulinic acid
17 Citations (Scopus)

Genome sequence of Aspergillus luchuensis NBRC 4314

Yamada, O., Machida, M., Hosoyama, A., Goto, M., Takahashi, T., Futagami, T., Yamagata, Y., Takeuchi, M., Kobayashi, T., Koike, H., Abe, K., Asai, K., Arita, M., Fujita, N., Fukuda, K., Higa, K. I., Horikawa, H., Ishikawa, T., Jinno, K., Kato, Y. & 7 others, Kirimura, K., Mizutani, O., Nakasone, K., Sano, M., Shiraishi, Y., Tsukahara, M. & Gomi, K., 2016, In : DNA Research. 23, 6, p. 507-515 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aspergillus
Fungi
Fermentation
Genome
Aspergillus niger
1 Citation (Scopus)

Heterologous gene expression and functional analysis of a type III polyketide synthase from Aspergillus niger NRRL 328

Kirimura, K., Watanabe, S. & Kobayashi, K., 2016 May 13, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 473, 4, p. 1106-1110 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pyrones
Functional analysis
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Gene expression
8 Citations (Scopus)
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Citric Acid
Genes
Phenotype
4 Citations (Scopus)
Cellvibrio
Hydrolases
Purification
Bacteria
Genes
2015
15 Citations (Scopus)

Bacterial production of short-chain organic acids and trehalose from levulinic acid: A potential cellulose-derived building block as a feedstock for microbial production

Habe, H., Sato, S., Morita, T., Fukuoka, T., Kirimura, K. & Kitamoto, D., 2015 Feb 1, In : Bioresource Technology. 177, p. 381-386 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trehalose
Organic acids
organic acid
Cellulose
Feedstocks
4 Citations (Scopus)

Enzymatic characterization and gene identification of aconitate isomerase, an enzyme involved in assimilation of trans-aconitic acid, from Pseudomonas sp. WU-0701

Yuhara, K., Yonehara, H., Hattori, T., Kobayashi, K. & Kirimura, K., 2015 Nov 1, In : FEBS Journal. 282, 22, p. 4257-4267 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aconitic Acid
Isomerases
Pseudomonas
Genes
Enzymes
8 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and characterization of bacterial strains with the ability to utilize high concentrations of levulinic acid, a platform chemical from inedible biomass

Habe, H., Sato, S., Morita, T., Fukuoka, T., Kirimura, K. & Kitamoto, D., 2015, In : Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 79, 9, p. 1552-1555 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomass
Brevibacterium
Bacteria
levulinic acid
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)

Overexpression of the NADP+-specific isocitrate dehydrogenase gene (icdA) in citric acid-producing Aspergillus niger WU-2223L

Kobayashi, K., Hattori, T., Hayashi, R. & Kirimura, K., 2014, In : Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry. 78, 7, p. 1246-1253 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isocitrate Dehydrogenase
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
NADP
Citric Acid
9 Citations (Scopus)

Oxalic acid production by citric acid-producing Aspergillus niger overexpressing the oxaloacetate hydrolase gene oahA

Kobayashi, K., Hattori, T., Honda, Y. & Kirimura, K., 2014, In : Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. 41, 5, p. 749-756 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

oxaloacetase
Oxalic Acid
Hydrolases
Oxalic acid
Aspergillus niger
2013
5 Citations (Scopus)

Gene identification and functional analysis of methylcitrate synthase in citric acid-producing Aspergillus niger WU-2223L

Kobayashi, K., Hattori, T., Honda, Y. & Kirimura, K., 2013, In : Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 77, 7, p. 1492-1498 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Functional analysis
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Citric Acid
Genes
5 Citations (Scopus)

Generation of Circularly Permuted Fluorescent-Protein-Based Indicators for In Vitro and In Vivo Detection of Citrate

Honda, Y. & Kirimura, K., 2013 May 22, In : PLoS One. 8, 5, e64597.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Citric Acid
citrates
Proteins
Fluorescence
Periplasmic Proteins
1 Citation (Scopus)

L-Menthyl α-maltoside as a novel low-molecular-weight gelator

Ide, K., Sato, T., Aoi, J., Do, H., Kobayashi, K., Honda, Y. & Kirimura, K., 2013, In : Chemistry Letters. 42, 6, p. 657-659 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sol-gels
Molecular weight
Menthol
12 Citations (Scopus)

P-aminosalicylic acid production by enzymatic kolbeschmitt reaction using salicylic acid decarboxylases improved through site-directed mutagenesis

Ienaga, S., Kosaka, S., Honda, Y., Ishii, Y. & Kirimura, K., 2013, In : Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan. 86, 5, p. 628-634 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aminosalicylic Acid
Mutagenesis
Carboxy-Lyases
Salicylic Acid
Carboxylation
2012
4 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-linked protein complex exhibiting asymmetric oxidation activities in the absence of added cofactor

Nagaoka, H., Udagawa, K. & Kirimura, K., 2012 Jul, In : Biotechnology Progress. 28, 4, p. 953-961 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peas
Proteins
Suspensions
Gels
Costs and Cost Analysis
14 Citations (Scopus)

Purification, characterization, and gene identification of an α-glucosyl transfer enzyme, a novel type α-glucosidase from Xanthomonas campestris WU-9701

Sato, T., Hasegawa, N., Saito, J., Umezawa, S., Honda, Y., Kino, K. & Kirimura, K., 2012 Aug, In : Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic. 80, p. 20-27 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Xanthomonas campestris
Glucosidases
Maltose
Purification
Enzymes
20 Citations (Scopus)
Oxidative stress
Fungal Spores
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Osmotic Pressure
2011
13 Citations (Scopus)

Citric Acid

Kirimura, K., Honda, Y. & Hattori, T., 2011 Sep 9, Industrial Biotechnology and Commodity Products. Elsevier Inc., Vol. 3. p. 135-142 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Citric Acid
Aspergillus niger
Drug Industry
Fermentation
Food preservatives
2 Citations (Scopus)

Gluconic and Itaconic Acids

Kirimura, K., Honda, Y. & Hattori, T., 2011 Sep 9, Industrial Biotechnology and Commodity Products. Elsevier Inc., Vol. 3. p. 143-147 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Gluconates
Aspergillus
Carbon
Construction Industry
Molasses
18 Citations (Scopus)

High-yield production of cis,cis-muconic acid from catechol in aqueous solution by biocatalyst

Kaneko, A., Ishii, Y. & Kirimura, K., 2011, In : Chemistry Letters. 40, 4, p. 381-383 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enzymes
Catechol 1,2-Dioxygenase
Escherichia coli
Byproducts
Genes
10 Citations (Scopus)
Gene Targeting
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Gene Frequency
Citric Acid
19 Citations (Scopus)

Production of p-aminosalicylic acid through enzymatic kolbeschmitt reaction catalyzed by reversible salicylic acid decarboxylase

Kirimura, K., Yanaso, S., Kosaka, S., Koyama, K., Hattori, T. & Ishii, Y., 2011, In : Chemistry Letters. 40, 2, p. 206-208 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aminosalicylic Acid
Carboxy-Lyases
Salicylic Acid
Gene encoding
Yeast
2010
42 Citations (Scopus)
Trichosporon
Carboxy-Lyases
Salicylic Acid
Phenol
Genes
20 Citations (Scopus)

Novel metabolic pathway for salicylate biodegradation via phenol in yeast Trichosporon moniliiforme

Iwasaki, Y., Gunji, H., Kino, K., Hattori, T., Ishii, Y. & Kirimura, K., 2010 Jul, In : Biodegradation. 21, 4, p. 557-564 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichosporon
salicylate
Salicylates
Metabolic Networks and Pathways
Phenol
2009
10 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of a flavin reductase from a thermophilic dibenzothiophene-desulfurizing bacterium, Bacillus subtilis WU-S2B

Takahashi, S., Furuya, T., Ishii, Y., Kino, K. & Kirimura, K., 2009 Jan, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 107, 1, p. 38-41 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacilli
Desulfurization
Bacillus subtilis
Bacteria
Oxidoreductases
6 Citations (Scopus)

Novel reactivity of dibenzothiophene monooxygenase from bacillus subtilis WU-S2B

Ohshiro, T., Nakura, S., Ishii, Y., Kino, K., Kirimura, K. & Izumi, Y., 2009, In : Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 73, 9, p. 2128-2130 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aromatic compounds
Bacilli
Bacillus subtilis
Derivatives
Sulfur
22 Citations (Scopus)
Aspergillus niger
Citric Acid
Cyanides
Southern Blotting
alternative oxidase
2008
11 Citations (Scopus)

A new method of synthesis of alkyl β-glycosides using sucrose as sugar donor

Kino, K., Satake, R., Morimatsu, T., Kuratsu, S., Shimizu, Y., Sato, M. & Kirimura, K., 2008, In : Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 72, 9, p. 2415-2417 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cellobiose phosphorylase
Glucosides
Glycosides
Sugars
Sucrose

Enhancement of poly(arginyl-histidine) production by Verticillium kibiense E18

Kurihara, I., Ishii, Y., Kirimura, K. & Kino, K., 2008 Dec 1, In : Biochemical Engineering Journal. 42, 3, p. 270-275 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Verticillium
Carbon
Growth
Claviceps
Antimicrobial Cationic Peptides
14 Citations (Scopus)
Fungal Spores
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Citric acid
Citric Acid
2007
11 Citations (Scopus)

Enzymatic synthesis of α-anomer-selective D-glucosides using maltose phosphorylase

Kino, K., Shimizu, Y., Kuratsu, S. & Kirimura, K., 2007, In : Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 71, 6, p. 1598-1600 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

maltose phosphorylase
Maltose
phosphorylase
Glucosides
maltose
17 Citations (Scopus)

Novel substrate specificity of glutathione synthesis enzymes from Streptococcus agalactiae and Clostridium acetobutylicum

Kino, K., Kuratsu, S., Noguchi, A., Kokubo, M., Nakazawa, Y., Arai, T., Yagasaki, M. & Kirimura, K., 2007 Jan 12, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 352, 2, p. 351-359 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glutathione Synthase
Clostridium acetobutylicum
Clostridium
Streptococcus agalactiae
Substrate Specificity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Polyploid formation between Aspergillus niger and Trichoderma viride for enhanced citric acid production from cellulose

Watanapokasin, R., Sawasjirakij, N., Usami, S. & Kirimura, K., 2007 Nov, In : Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 143, 2, p. 176-186 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichoderma
Polyploidy
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Citric acid
18 Citations (Scopus)
Carboxy-Lyases
Escherichia coli
Genes
Cells
Carboxylation
19 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis of DL-tryptophan by modified broad specificity amino acid racemase from Pseudomonas putida IFO 12996

Kino, K., Sato, M., Yoneyama, M. & Kirimura, K., 2007 Jan, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 73, 6, p. 1299-1305 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amino Acid Isomerases
Pseudomonas putida
Tryptophan
Amino acids
Amino Acids
39 Citations (Scopus)
Dipeptides
Adenosinetriphosphate
Amino acids
Regeneration
Adenosine Triphosphate
2006
25 Citations (Scopus)
Aspergillus niger
Aspergillus
Citric acid
Citric Acid
Mitochondria
6 Citations (Scopus)
Thermotoga maritima
substrate specificity
Substrate Specificity
ligases
alanine
2005
12 Citations (Scopus)
Dipeptides
Substrate Specificity
Amino acids
Threonine
Amino Acids
26 Citations (Scopus)

Dibenzothiophene desulfurizing enzymes from moderately thermophilic bacterium Bacillus subtilis WU-S2B: Purification, characterization and overexpression

Ohshiro, T., Ishii, Y., Matsubara, T., Ueda, K., Izumi, Y., Kino, K. & Kirimura, K., 2005, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 100, 3, p. 266-273 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacilli
Desulfurization
Bacillus subtilis
Purification
Bacteria
13 Citations (Scopus)

Gene cloning and characterization of Mycobacterium phlei flavin reductase involved in dibenzothiophene desulfurization

Furuya, T., Takahashi, S., Iwasaki, Y., Ishii, Y., Kino, K. & Kirimura, K., 2005, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 99, 6, p. 577-585 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mycobacterium phlei
Cloning
Desulfurization
Organism Cloning
Oxidoreductases
38 Citations (Scopus)
Mycobacterium phlei
Heterocyclic Compounds
Sulfur Compounds
Oils
Sulfur