RIKU KAWASAKI

Last Updated :2021/05/10

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Assistant Professor
Web Site
E-mail
riku0528hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Self-introduction
I have mainly studied functional biomaterials based on supramolecular chemistry. Especially, I developed drug delivery system with hydrophobized polysaccharide for cancer therapy, protein delivery and bio-imaging.

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 2017/04, 2017/08, Graduated School of Engineering, Kyoto University, Post-doctoral Researcher
  • 2017/09, 2018/08, University of California, San Diego, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science, Post-doctoral researcher
  • 2018/09, 2019/09, RIKEN, Post-doctoral Researcher
  • 2019/10/01, 2020/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduated School of Engineering, Assistant Professor

Educational Backgrounds

  • Kyoto University, Engineering, Polymer Chemistry, Japan, 2014/04, 2017/03
  • Osaka City University, Engineering, Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry, Japan, 2012/04, 2014/03
  • Osaka City University, Engineering, Bioengineering, Japan, 2008/04, 2012/03

Academic Degrees

  • Osaka City University
  • Kyoto University

Research Fields

  • Complex systems;Biomedical engineering;Biomedical engineering / Biomaterial science and engineering

Research Keywords

  • Supramolecular Chemistry, Self-assembly, Nanoparticle, Hydrogel, Biomaterial, Drug Delivery System, Regenerative medicine, Organic-inorganic hybrid material, Bioimaging contrast agent, Biomedical engineering, Biopharmaceutics, polysaccharide, Exosome

Affiliated Academic Societies

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, General Chemistry
  2. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, Introduction to Applied Chemistry, Chemical Engineering,and Biotechnology
  3. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Chemical Experiments I
  4. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry B
  5. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry A
  6. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry A
  7. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry B
  8. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study on Applied Chemistry

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. ★, Magnetically guided protein transduction by hybrid nanogel chaperones with iron oxide nanoparticles, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 128, 11377-11381, 2016
  2. ★, Intracellular delivery and passive tumor targeting of a self-assembled nanogel containing clusters for boron neutron capture therapy, Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 483, 147-152, 2017
  3. ★, Calcium-deficient hydroxyapatite as a potential sorbent for strontium, Scientific Reports, 7, 2064, 2017
  4. ★, Magnetically navigated intracellular delivery of extracellular vesicles using amphiphilic nanogels, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 30, 2150-2154, 2019
  5. Nanogel hybrid assembly for exosome intracellular delivery: effects on endocytosis and fusion by exosome surface polymer engineering, Biomaterials Science, 2, 619-630, 2020
  6. Improved Stability and Photodynamic Activity of Water-Soluble 5,15-Diazaporphyrins Incorporated in Beta-(1,3-1,6)-D-Glucan with On-Off Switch, Chemistry An Asian Journal, 15, 365-370, 2020

Awards

  1. 2014, Excellent Poster Award, Asian Arden Conference
  2. 2016, Bioconjugate Chemistry Award, SPSJ
  3. 2017, Editor's Choice, The Chemistry of Society of Japan

Patented

  1. Patent

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. 2021/03/01, 2023/02/28
  2. 2021/02/01, 2022/04/30
  3. 2020/10/01, 2021/09/30
  4. 2020/08/01, 2021/03/31
  5. 2020/04, 2021/03
  6. 2020/04, 2021/03
  7. 2019/04, 2022/03
  8. 2017/09, 2018/08