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.
Activities in Academic Societies
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.