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User:Masahiro Nakajima

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Masahiro Nakajima received his Ph.D. from the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Science, The University of Tokyo in 2006. He joined the group of Dr. Motomitsu Kitaoka as a postdoctoral fellow (2006-2010). He moved to Iwate Biotechnology Research Center as a researcher (2010-2012). He is an assistant professor in Taguchi Laboratory at Department of Applied Biological Science, Tokyo University of Science (2012-). His research currently focuses on structures and functions of carbohydrate-active enzymes acting on unique sugar chains such as beta-1,2-glucan.


  1. Gilbert HJ, Stålbrand H, and Brumer H. (2008). How the walls come crumbling down: recent structural biochemistry of plant polysaccharide degradation. Curr Opin Plant Biol. 2008;11(3):338-48. DOI:10.1016/j.pbi.2008.03.004 | PubMed ID:18430603 [Gilbert2008]