Digital Open Laboratory for Research Instruments and Equipments


  • Professor
  • Technical Staff
    • Hiroshi MIYANAKA
    • Koichi YUBE
    • Masahide URUSHIHARA
    • Aiko ITOH, Ph.D.
    • Toshikazu NAKAGAWA


• The mission is to support management of the experimental facilities and effective utilization of research resources to develop academic and cutting-edge research in Kagawa University.

Selected Publications

  • Structures of human galectin-10/monosaccharide complexes demonstrate potential of monosaccharides as effectors in forming Charcot-Leyden crystals.
    Itoh A, et al. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 525, 87-93 (2020)
  • Galectin-9 induces atypical ubiquitination leading to cell death in PC-3 prostate cancer cells.
    Itoh A, et al. Glycobiology 29, 22-35 (2019).
  • Small leucine-rich repeat proteoglycans associated with mature insoluble elastin serve as binding sites for galectins.
    Itoh A, et al. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 81, 2098-2104 (2017)

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