Biochemistry

Staff

Prof. UEDA

  • Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Assistant Professor
  • International Researcher
    • MD. Zahir HUSSAIN, Ph.D.

Current Research Projects

  • Biochemical and molecular biological studies on the enzymes involved in the metabolism of phospholipids, lipid mediators, and fat-soluble vitamins.
  • Studies on the molecular mechanism of peroxisome biogenesis.

Recent Publications

  • Intracellular Ca2+-dependent formation of N-acyl-phosphatidylethanolamines by human cytosolic phospholipase A2ε. Binte Mustafiz SS, et al. Biochim. Biophys. Acta-Mol. Cell Biol. Lipids 1864, 158515 (2019).
  • Phosphatidylserine-stimulated production of N-acyl-phosphatidylethanolamines by Ca2+-dependent N-acyltransferase. Hussain Z, et al. Biochim. Biophys. Acta-Mol. Cell Biol. Lipids 1863, 493-502 (2018).
  • Mammalian enzymes responsible for the biosynthesis of N-acylethanolamines. Hussain Z, et al. Biochim. Biophys. Acta-Mol. Cell Biol. Lipids 1862, 1546-1561 (2017).

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