Metabolomics Research Group

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Group Director: Kazuki SAITO, Ph,D

Kazuki Saito graduated from the University of Tokyo in 1977 and obtained PhD for bio-organic chemistry/biochemistry of pharmaceutical sciences from the University of Tokyo in 1982. After staying in Keio University in Japan and Ghent University in Belgium (Prof. Marc Van Montagu's laboratory), he began molecular biology and biotechnology of plant primary and secondary metabolism in Chiba University in Japan. He has been appointed as a full professor since 1995 at the Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University, until now. Since 2005, he has been appointed as a group director at the Center for Sustainable Resouce Science. His current research interests are metabolome-based functional genomics, biochemistry, molecular biology and biotechnology of primary and secondary metabolism in plants.

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Group Director
Kazuki SAITO
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Senior Research Scientist
Keiko YONEKURA-SAKAKIBARA
Senior Research Scientist(SIP)
Naoyuki UMEMOTO
Research Scientist
Yasuhiro HIGASHI
Research Scientist(MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL)
Jianwei TANG
Research Scientist
Ryo NAKABAYASHI
Visiting Researcher
Eva KNOCH
Toshiya MURANAKA (Osaka univ.)
Senior Visiting Scientist
Senior Visiting Scientist
Mami YAMAZAKI (Chiba univ.)
Hideyuki SUZUKI (Kazusa DNA Research Institute)
Senior Visiting Scientist
Miyako KUSANO (Tsukuba univ.)
Senior Visiting Scientist
Visiting Scientist
Hikaru SEKI (Osaka univ.)
Visiting Scientist
Takayuki TOHGE (Nara Institute of Science and Technology)
Visiting Scientist
Fumio MATSUDA (Osaka univ.)
Visiting Scientist
Akira OIKAWA (Yamagata univ.)
Visiting Scientist
Yozo OKAZAKI (Mie univ.)
Norimoto SHIMADA (Tokiwa Phytochemical Co., LTD.)
Visiting Scientist
Visiting Scientist
Amit Rai
Technical StaffⅠ
Makoto KOBAYASHI (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Tomoko NISHIZAWA
Technical StaffⅠ
Technical StaffⅠ
Satoko SUGAWARA
Technical StaffⅠ
Tetsuya MORI (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Technical StaffⅠ
Ryosuke SASAKI (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Koji TAKANO
Technical StaffⅡ(JST/NSF)
Naoya SUGI (Tsukuba univ.)
Student Trainee
Part Timer
Tamiko ASANO (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Toshiyo MOTOJIMA (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Part Timer
Kiyoko MOROHOSHI (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Part Timer
Part Timer
Chieko KOMORI (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Part Timer
Mikiko KOIZUMI
Part Timer (SIP)
Chihoko OISHI
Part Timer
Junko OOHASHI
Part Timer
Keiko MIYAMAE
Assistant
Mai Akiyama-SUGIYAMA (Plant Symbiosis Research Team)
Miwako IKENAGA
Assistant
Assistant
Chie NAKANO