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Kiyotaka Fujita is an Associate Professor at Kagoshima University in Japan. I cloned the genes for β-L-arabinobiosidase  (for which GH121 has been created), β-L-arabinofuranosidase  (for which GH127 has been created), and endo-α-N-acetylagalactosaminidase  (for which GH101 has been created) from Bifidobacterium longum.
- Fujita K, Sakamoto S, Ono Y, Wakao M, Suda Y, Kitahara K, and Suganuma T. (2011) Molecular cloning and characterization of a beta-L-Arabinobiosidase in Bifidobacterium longum that belongs to a novel glycoside hydrolase family. J Biol Chem. 286, 5143-50. DOI:10.1074/jbc.M110.190512 |
- Fujita K, Takashi Y, Obuchi E, Kitahara K, and Suganuma T. (2014) Characterization of a novel β-L-arabinofuranosidase in Bifidobacterium longum: functional elucidation of a DUF1680 protein family member. J Biol Chem. 289, 5240-9. DOI:10.1074/jbc.M113.528711 |
- Fujita K, Oura F, Nagamine N, Katayama T, Hiratake J, Sakata K, Kumagai H, and Yamamoto K. (2005) Identification and molecular cloning of a novel glycoside hydrolase family of core 1 type O-glycan-specific endo-alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase from Bifidobacterium longum. J Biol Chem. 280, 37415-22. DOI:10.1074/jbc.M506874200 |