Department/Division Human and Environmental Studies/Earth, Life and Environment
Undergraduate School
Other Affiliation Radioisotope Research Center
Email (Raplace _at_ with @-mark)
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Research areas bioengineering, biological chemistry, cell biology, cell engineering, molecular biology, biotechnology
Keywords biomaterial, regenerative medicine, ES cell, enzyme, global environment, functional organocompound
Major publications Dual Roles for DNA Polymerase η in Homologous DNA Recombination and Translesion DNA Synthesis; T. Kawamoto, K. Araki, E. Sonoda, Y.M. Yamashita, K. Harada, K. Kikuchi, C. Masutani, F. Hanaoka, K. Nozaki, N. Hashimoto, S. Takeda, Mol.Cell, 20, 793-799 (2005)
Human embryonic stem cells and their differentiation in vitro; T. Kawamoto, Cell Technology, 21, 832‐835 (2002)
Preparation of an organic solvent-tolerant strain from baker's yeast; T. Kawamoto, T. Kanda, A. Tanaka, Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 55, 467-479 (2001)
Inhibition of thermolysin by 3-trimethylsilylalanine derivatives; H. Ishikawa, H. Yamanaka, T. Kawamoto, A. Tanaka, Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 53, 19-22 (1999)
Cell and enzyme immobilization; A. Tanaka, T. Kawamoto, Manual of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology, 2nd Edition, (A. L. Demain & J. E. Davies, eds.), pp. 94-102, American Society for Microbiology (1999)
Professional societies/Research and synergic activities The Chemical Society of Japan, The society for Biotechnology, Japan, Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry, Japanese Society of Enzyme Engineering, The Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine, Jaspanese Society of Radiation Safety Management, Japan Radioisotope Association
Teaching Areas
  • Undergraduate courses
  • Graduate courses (Master's program)
  • Graduate courses (Doctor's program)
  • Undergraduate courses open to all departments