Endocrinology

Staff

Prof. NAKAMURA
Prof. NAKAMURA

Current Research Projects

  • Crystal structure analysis and the functional conversion of a family of animal lectin, galectin.
  • Study on the association of galectin family and colon cancer.
  • Development of the serum-free medium.

Recent Publications

  • Crystal structure and conformational stability of a galectin-1 tandem-repeat mutant with a short linker.
    Nonaka Y, et al. Glycobiology 32, 251-259 (2022)
  • Modulation of the carbohydrate-binding specificity of two Xenopus proto-type galectins by site-directed mutagenesis.
    Nonaka Y, et al Biochim Biophys Acta Proteins Proteom 1869, 140684-140692 (2021)
  • Galectin-9 induces atypical ubiquitination leading to cell death in PC-3 prostate cancer cells.
    Ito A, et al. Glycobiology 29 22-35 (2019)

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