Ecological Developmental Adaptability Life Sciences :
Biological Dynamics


Assistant Professor KIMATA Yusuke
Campus Aobayama campus
Laboratory Plant Cell Dynamics
Tel +81-22-795-6669
E-mail yusuke.kimata.a3@tohoku.ac.jp
Mar 2019           Doctor of Science (Nagoya Univeristy)
Apr 2019-Sep 2020  JSPS Research Fellow (Nagoya University)
Oct 2020-          Current Position

Selected Publications
Kurihara D., Kimata Y., Higashiyama T., Ueda M. (2017) Live-cell imaging of zygote polarization and embryo patterning of Arabidopsis thaliana. Journal of Visualized Experients (JoVE). 11 (127).
Ueda M., Kimata Y., Kurihara D. (2020) Live-cell imaging of zygotic intracellular structures and early embryo pattern formation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Methods in Molecular Biology. 2122, 37-47.
Kimata Y., Higaki T., Kawashima T., Kurihara D., Sato Y., Yamada T., Hasezawa S., Berger F., Higashiyama T., Ueda M. (2016) Cytoskeleton dynamics control the first asymmetric cell division in Arabidopsis zygote. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). 113, 14157-14162.
Kimata Y., Kato T., Higaki T., Kurihara D., Yamada T., Segami S., Morita M. T., Maeshima M., Hasezawa S., Higashiyama T., Tasaka M., Ueda M. (2019) Polar vacuolar distribution is essential for accurate asymmetric division of Arabidopsis zygotes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). 116 (6), 2338-2343.
Kimata Y., Higaki T., Kurihara D., Ando N., Matsumoto H., Higashiyama T., Ueda M. Mitochondrial dynamics and segregation during the asymmetric division of Arabidopsis zygotes. Quantitative Plant Biology. in press
Kimata Y., Ueda M. (2020) Intracellular dynamics and transcriptional regulations in plant zygotes: a case study of Arabidopsis. Plant Reproduction. 33, 89-96.
Nambo M., Kurihara D., Yamada T., Nishiwaki-Ohkawa T., Kadofusa N., Kimata Y., Kuwata K., Umeda M., Ueda M. (2016) Combination of synthetic chemistry and live-cell imaging identified a rapid cell division inhibitor in tobacco and Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell & Physiology. 57, 2255-2268.
Activities in Academic Societies
Member of The Botanical Society of Japan, The Japanese Society of Plant Physiologists