Tamaki Kato Ph. D. (Associate Professor)
1. Peptide-based fluorescent substrates
Novel fluorescent substrates for detection of trypsin activity and inhibitor screening by self-quenching"
(Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Volume 26, Issue 23, 1 December 2016, Pages 5736–5740)
"Photophysical characterization and BSA interaction of the direct ring carboxy functionalized unsymmetrical NIR cyanine dyes"
(Dyes and Pigments, Volume 140, May 2017, Pages 6–13)
2. Self-assembled Cyclic Peptide Nanotubes
Cyclic peptide nanotubes are formed by self-assembly of cyclic peptides with alternating L- and D-amino acid.
3. Peptide Biochip
4. Cyclic tetrapeptides.