Last Updated :2020/04/01

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, ., Assistant Professor

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 2017/12/01, 2019/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Advanced Sciences of Matter , Assistant Professor

Educational Backgrounds

  • The University of Tokyo, Japan, 2007/04, 2010/03

Research Fields

  • Agricultural sciences;Agricultural chemistry;Applied microbiology
  • Biology;Biological Science;Molecular biology

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry
  • The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
  • Society of Genome Microbiology, Japan
  • The Society of Biotechnology, Japan

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2020, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Basic Experiments in Chemistry
  2. 2020, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Training of Biotechnology I
  3. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Molecular Biotechnology
  4. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Molecular Biotechnology
  5. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Seminar in Biotechnology
  6. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Seminar in Biotechnology
  7. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Exercises in Biotechnology A
  8. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Exercises in Biotechnology A
  9. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Exercises in Biotechnology B
  10. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Exercises in Biotechnology B

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Ethanol yield and sugar usability in thermophilic ethanol production from lignocellulose hydrolysate by genetically engineered Moorella thermoacetica., Journal of bioscience and bioengineering, 2019
  2. The mechanosensitive channel YbdG from Escherichia coli has a role in adaptation to osmotic up-shock., The Journal of biological chemistry, 294(33), 2019
  3. Cell size homeostasis in bacteria, Experimental Medicine, 36(13), 2193-2197, 2018
  4. Spatial self-organization resolves conflicts between individuality and collective migration, NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 9, 2018
  5. Cyclic di-GMP differentially tunes a bacterial flagellar motor through a novel class of CheY-like regulators., eLife, 6, 2017
  6. A constant size extension drives bacterial cell size homeostasis., Cell, 159(6), 2014
  7. Purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of the DNA-binding domain of AdpA, the central transcription factor in the A-factor regulatory cascade in the filamentous bacterium Streptomyces griseus, in complex with a duplex DNA., Acta crystallographica. Section F, Structural biology and crystallization communications, 68(Pt 8), 2012
  8. Conditionally positive effect of the TetR-family transcriptional regulator AtrA on streptomycin production by Streptomyces griseus., Microbiology (Reading, England), 154(Pt 3), 2008
  9. Control of the Streptomyces Subtilisin inhibitor gene by AdpA in the A-factor regulatory cascade in Streptomyces griseus., Journal of bacteriology, 188(17), 2006
  10. The Streptomyces subtilisin inhibitor (SSI) gene in Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2)., Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry, 69(8), 2005

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Single cell analysis to understand the behavior of bacterial cells, Setsu Kato, 2018 JSME annual meeting and 10th ASME, 2018/07/12, With Invitation, JSME, Okinawa, Japan

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up), 2018, 2019