(Last updated : 2024-03-31 14:42:03)
  Kawakami Naoto
   Department   Undergraduate School  , School of Agriculture
   Position   Professor
■ Books and Papers
1. 2024/03 Article Autophagy maintains endosperm quality during seed storage to preserve germination ability in Arabidopsis PNAS 121(14) (Collaboration)  Link
2. 2024/03 Article Group C MAP kinases phosphorylate MBD10 to regulate ABA-induced leaf senescence in Arabidopsis The Plant Journal  (Collaboration)  Link
3. 2023/11 Article Mining Aegilops tauschii genetic diversity in the background of bread wheat revealed a novel QTL for seed dormancy Frontiers in Plant Science pp.10.3389/fpls.2023.1270925 (Collaboration)  Link
4. 2023/03 Article Modulation of wheat grain dormancy by introducing the recombinant abscisic acid-stimulated abscisic acid biosynthesis gene Plant Biotechnology 40,pp.31-41 (Collaboration)  Link
5. 2022/08 Article Seed dormancy 4 like1 (SFL1) of Arabidopsis is a key regulator of phase transition from embryo to vegetative development The Plant Journal  (Collaboration)  Link
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■ Conference Presentations
1. 2023/07/04 Involvement of brassinosteroid biosynthesis control in thermoinhibition of Arabidopsis seed germination (14th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Seed Science)
2. 2023/07/04 Molecular genetic analysis of an Arabidopsis viviparous germination mutant (14th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Seed Science)
3. 2023/07/04 The MKK3-MAPK cascade modulates primary dormancy and germination temperature range in Arabidopsis seeds (14th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Seed Science)
4. 2023/03/17 MBD10 is involved in leaf senescence in the Arabidopsis ABA response
5. 2023/03/13 Chemical and physiological analyses in the Arabidopsis mutant for key enzyme genes in abscisic acid biosynthesis
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■ Academic Qualifications
1. 1988/03
Degree Acquisition
Nagoya University,
2. 1983/04~1988/03 〔Doctorial Course〕, Graduate School of Agriculture, Nagoya University, Completed,
3. 1979/04~1983/03 Faculty of Education, Utsunomiya University, Graduated,
■ Career History
1. 2008/04~2009/03 University of Toronto Department of Cell & Systems Biology Visiting Professor
2. 2007/04~2009/03 Meiji University Department of Life Science, School of Agriculture Associate Professor
3. 2000/04~2007/03 Meiji University Department of Life Science, School of Agriculture Associate Professor
4. 1997/04~2000/03 Meiji University Department of Agriculure, School of Agriculture Assistant Professor
5. 1988/04~1997/03 Yokohama City University Kihara Institute for Biological Research Assistant Professor
■ Major Subjects
Plant Molecular Physiology
■ Academic Associations Membership
1. 2017/01~2020/12 ∟ Editor, Journal of Plant Research
2. 2021/01~ ∟ Editorial Board, Journal of Plant Research
3. 1997/04~ International Society for Seed Science Link
4. 2019/10~ ∟ Regional Representative for Japan
5. 2022/10~2023/07 ∟ Scientific Committee of ISSS meeting 2023
■ Research Topics, Consignment Studies & KAKENHI Researches
1. 1997  Molecular genetic study on regulation mechanism of seed germination by temperature  (Key Word : seed,dormancy,temperature)
2. 1997  Molecular cloning and functional analysis of genes that regulate wheat seed dormancy  (Key Word : seed,Dormancy,gene)
■ Web Sites
■ Current Specialized Field
Plant molecular biology and physiology (Key Word:Plant physiology, seed, dormancy, germination, temperature, phytohormone, abscisic acid, mutant, gene expression, Molecular genetics, Chemical genetics) 
■ Courses and Lectures taught or delivered in the past
1. Plant Physiology