National University Corporation Fukushima University
Profiles and Activities


連絡先:(at)を@に sugimori(at)
Affiliated Specialty Division Division of Industrial System
Specialized Field of Study Bioengineering
Final Academic Background Department of Bioengineering, Tokyo Institute of Tech.
Academic Degree Ph. D.(Tokyo Institute of Technology)
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Courses In Charge

In this lecture, students will be learned about basic bioengineering such as microorganism, enzyme, fermentation, bioprocess, bioremediation, and genetic engineering.

Development of bioresources
The students learn about development of microorganisms, enzymes, and gene resources. The lecture will introduce examples of exploitation of bioprocess, sustainable industry, biomass, and bioresources.
Chemistry Experiments
Experiments of organic and inorganic chemistry and analytical chemistry.
Industrial system experiment
You will synthesize Nylon and PMMA, and analyze their structure using IR.
Bioengineering I, II
You will learn about molecular biology and genetic engineering.
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Main Research

Research Field
Objective of our Lab. is development of industrial microorganism and enzyme for bioprocess and bioremediation. Now, we are being studied the following works, especially.

1. Characterization of a novel lysoplasmalogen-specific phospholipase D.

2. Substrate recognition mechanism of ethanolamine oxidase.

Introduction of Laboratory

Our Lab. member is comprised of 4 graduate students and 11 bachelor students.

Recent Writings, etc.

1. '91〜2014: 45 papers
2. '1991~2015: 15 Patents of 31 patent applications
3. Shin-ichi Sakasegawa, Ryouta Maeba, Kazutaka Murayama, Hideyuki Matsumoto, Daisuke Sugimori, Hydrolysis of plasmalogen by phospholipase A1 from Streptomyces albidoflavus, Biotehnol. Lett., 38 (1), 109-116 (2016). doi:10.1007/s10529-015-1955-5
4. Syncephalastrum racemosum amine oxidase with high catalytic efficiency toward ethanolamine, and its application in ethanol amine determination, Yoshitaka Hirano, Keisuke Chonan, Kazutaka Murayama2, Shin-ich Sakasegawa, Hideyuki Matsumoto, and Daisuke Sugimori, Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 100(9), 3999-4013 (2016). doi:10.1007/s00253-015-7198-5
5. プラスマローゲンの加水分解方法、プラスマローゲンの測定方法、ホスホリパーゼ含有組成物、ホスホリパーゼの製造方法、酒瀬川信一、松本英之、杉森大助、特許第5926801号(2016.4.28)
6. Yusaku Matsumoto, Nana Kashiwabara, Takayuki Oyama, Kazutaka Murayama, Hideyuki Matsumoto, Shin-ichi Sakasegawa, Daisuke Sugimori, Molecular cloning, heterologous expression, and enzymatic characterization of lysoplasmalogen-specific phospholipase D from Thermocrispum sp., FEBS Open Bio, 6, 1113-1130 (2016). DOI: 10.1002/2211-5463.12131
7. Shuhei HASHIRO, Koyu FUJIUCHI, Daisuke SUGIMORI, and Hisashi YASUEDA, A novel galactolipase from a green microalga Chlorella kessleri: purification, characterization, molecular cloning and heterologous expression, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 102, 1711-1723 (2018).
8. Saki Yamaura, Shin-ichi Sakasegawa, Emisa Koguma, Shigeru Ueda, Yuzo Kayamori, Daisuke Sugimori, Ken Karasawa, Novel enzymatic method for assaying Lp-PLA2 in serum, Clinica Chimica Acta, 481, 184-188 (2018).
9. Contributions