Department of Environmental Life Sciences
Division of Genetic Ecology

Genomic Reproductive Biology 分野

Mika Teranishi
キャンパス Katahira キャンパス
専攻分野 Plant molecular and cellular biology
連絡先 +81-(0)22-217-5690

2001, PhD: Graduate School of Agriculture, Tohoku University
2001 to Present, Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University


Teranishi M, Nakamura K, Furukawa H, Hidema J.
Identification of a phosphorylation site in cyclobutane pyrimidine dimer photolyase of rice.
Plant Physiol Biochem. (2013) 63: 24-29.

Teranishi M, Taguchi T, Ono T, Hidema J
Augmentation of CPD photolyase activity in japonica and indica rice increases their UVB resistance but still leaves the difference in their sensitivities.
Photochem Photobiol Sci. (2012) 11: 812-820.


Japanese Society for Biological Sciences in Space, The Japan Radiation Research Society, The Japanese Society of Plant Physiologists, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan


To elucidate the molecular mechanisms of tolerance to UV and ionizing radiation in plants, I investigate the effects of phosphorylation on the function of CPD photolyase and the causes of genomic instability induced by radiation exposure.