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
Naoyuki UMEMOTO
Research Scientist
Yasuhiro HIGASHI
Research Scientist
Ryo NAKABAYASHI
Toshiya MURANAKA (Osaka univ.)
Senior Visiting Scientist
Senior Visiting Scientist
Mami YAMAZAKI (Chiba univ.)
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.)
Visiting Scientist
Amit RAI (Chiba univ.)
Visiting Scientist
Eva KNOCH (Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology)
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
Yohei SIMIZU (Chiba univ.)
JRA
Fabian LIESSMANN
Intern
Naoya SUGI (Tsukuba univ.)
Student Trainee
Chihaya FUKAI (Tsukuba univ.)
Student Trainee
Assistant
Miwako IKENAGA
Assistant (Part Timer)
Fumi AZUMI
Kiyoko MOROHOSHI (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Part Timer
Part Timer
Chieko KOMORI (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Part Timer
Masami NANRI (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Part Timer
Toshiyo MOTOJIMA (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)
Part Timer
Yoko YOSHIDA (Mass Spectrometry and Microscopy Unit)