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SAKUMI Kunihiko Last modified date:2018.06.18

Associate Professor / Division of Neurofunctional Genomics
Department of Immunobiology and Neuroscience
Medical Institute of Bioregulation


Graduate School


E-Mail
Phone
092-642-6803
Fax
092-642-6804
Academic Degree
Doctor of Science
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
No
Field of Specialization
Molecular Biology
Research
Research Interests
  • Molecular mechanisms of mammalian germline mutation
    keyword : germline mutation
    2007.04~2017.03.
  • molecular mechanisms for the regulation of nucleotide pool in mammals
    keyword : ITP, 8-oxoGTP, ITPase, MTH1, nucleotide pool
    2002.04~2017.03.
  • To elucidate the role of DNA repair enzymes in the prevention of tumorigenesis
    keyword : DNA repair, tumorigenesis, mutation, oxidative damage
    1990.04~2017.03.
Academic Activities
Reports
1. Sakumi, K., N. Abolhassani, M. Behmanesh, T. Iyama, D. Tsuchimoto, and Y. Nakabeppu. , ITPA protein, an enzyme that eliminates deaminated purine nucleoside triphosphates in cells., Mutat Res 703: 43-50., 2010.06.
Presentations
1. SAKUMI Kunihiko, Yusaku Nakabeppu, Daisuke Tsuchimoto, Control mechanism to maintain the low level of deoxyinosine in DNA., Keystone Symposium on Genomic Instability and DNA Repair (X6), 2013.03.
Membership in Academic Society
  • The Japanese Environmental Mutagen Society