SAKURAI Masayuki Junior Associate Professor

Tokyo University of Science,
Organization for Research Advancement, Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Research Division

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Address 2641 Yamazaki, Noda-shi, Chiba-ken 278-8510, Japan
TEL : +81-4-7124-1501  ext : 6092
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Homepage URL https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Masayuki_Sakurai (English)
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Masayuki_Sakurai
https://www.ribs.tus.ac.jp/index.php/institute/labforres/sakurailab/
Under-Graduate School 2001, The University of Tokyo Faculty of Engineering Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology Graduated
Graduate School 2006, The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Frontier Sciences Department of Integrated Biosciences Doctoral course Completed program with degree
Postgraduate Qualification The University of Tokyo Ph.D. (Life Science) Course
Research History 2001-2003 Identification and functional analysis of modified nucleoside in mitochondrial tRNA.
2006-2010 Transcriptome-wide identification of A-to-I RNA editing with a new biochemical method.
2010-2014 Interaction between RNAi and RNA Editing Mechanisms.
2014-2018 Identification of Stress Response Function of ADAR1p110 Isoform.
2018- Mammalian endogenous genome & RNA editing relating to diseases.
Employment History 200604-201003 Japan Biological Informatics Consortium (JBIC), Functional RNA project, Research Fellow
201004-201103 The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Nishikura Lab, Gene Expression & Regulation Program, Posdoc
201004-201203 The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Nishikura Lab, Gene Expression & Regulation Program, Reserch fellow of JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)
201104-201512 The Wistar Institute, USA, Nishikura Lab, Gene Expression & Regulation Program, Staff Scientist
201601-201709 The Wistar Institute, USA, Nishikura Lab, Gene Expression & Regulation Program, Senior Staff Scientist
201710-201803 The Wistar Institute, USA, Nishikura Lab, Gene Expression & Regulation Program, Research Assistant Professor
201804-202003 Tokyo University of Science, Sakurai Lab, Division of Molecular Pathology, Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Junior Associate Professor
201804- Tokyo University of Science, Center for Animal Disease Models, Research Institute for Science & Technology, Junior Associate Professor
201904- Tokyo University of Science, Junior Associate Professor
202004-
202004- Tokyo University of Science, Sakurai Lab, Division of Cell-Fate Regulation, Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Junior Associate Professor
Sex Male
Date of Birth
Research Keyword Genome&RNA Editing Pathology, Division of Cell-fate regulation
Research Area Biomolecular chemistry (RNA&DNA modification/epitranscritomics/epigenetics)
Chemical biology (Development of detection/purification methods for DNA & RNA modifications)
Genome biology (Cell-fate regulation by DNA&RNA base & structure editing)
System genome science (Functional RNA/RNA dependent DNA regulation/Genomic homeostasis)
Molecular biology (Molecular Pathology, RNA biology, RNA&DNA editing, Molecular&Cell Biology)
Cell biology (DNA editing/DNA damage/DNA repair/Cell cycle)
Evolutionary biology (Co-evolution of virus against RNA editing)
Pathological medical chemistry (Cancer Biology/Molecular inflammation activation/genetic disease/Acquired immunity)
Virology (Anti-virus mechanism by RNA editing/ Viral genome dysfunction by RNA editing)
Research Institute Theme
Academic Awards Received
2017/2/10
METHODS OF THE YEAR 2016, Nature Methods volume 14, pages 23–31 (2017)
Academic Society Affiliations
2021/6/1 - 2021/8/1
The RNA Society of Japan
2019/6/1 - 2019/8/1
The RNA Society of Japan

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