Researcher Profile

Masayori Inouye, PhD

Associate II Member, Program: non-aligned

Member since 1995

Academic Appointment

Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Research Interests

  • Cell growth and death regulation of mammalian cells by bacterial toxins
  • Ihibition of actin assembly by YeeV, an E. coli toxin
  • Creation of novel functional proteins by replacing a specific amino acid with its analogues
  • Development of the technologies for NMR structural study of membrane proteins, In-cell NMR of a specific protein using the single protein production (SPP) system in E. coli and yeast
  • Specific amino acid labeling for NMR by modulating the biosynthetic pathways

Selected Publications

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