|Efficient production of 2-pyrone 4, 6-dicarboxylic acid as a novel polymer-based material from protocatechuate by microbial function|
Y Otsuka, M Nakamura, K Shigehara, K Sugimura, E Masai, S Ohara, ...
Applied microbiology and biotechnology 71 (5), 608-614, 2006
|Identification of three alcohol dehydrogenase genes involved in the stereospecific catabolism of arylglycerol-β-aryl ether by Sphingobium sp. strain SYK-6|
Y Sato, H Moriuchi, S Hishiyama, Y Otsuka, K Oshima, D Kasai, ...
Applied and environmental microbiology 75 (16), 5195-5201, 2009
|Enhancement of protocatechuate decarboxylase activity for the effective production of muconate from lignin-related aromatic compounds|
T Sonoki, M Morooka, K Sakamoto, Y Otsuka, M Nakamura, J Jellison, ...
Journal of biotechnology 192, 71-77, 2014
|Detection and characterization of a novel extracellular fungal enzyme that catalyzes the specific and hydrolytic cleavage of lignin guaiacylglycerol β‐aryl ether linkages|
Y Otsuka, T Sonoki, S Ikeda, S Kajita, M Nakamura, Y Katayama
European journal of biochemistry 270 (11), 2353-2362, 2003
|Polyesters of 2-pyrone-4, 6-dicarboxylic acid (PDC) obtained from a metabolic intermediate of lignin|
T Michinobu, M Hishida, M Sato, Y Katayama, E Masai, M Nakamura, ...
Polymer journal 40 (1), 68-75, 2008
|Characterization of the Third Glutathione S-Transferase Gene Involved in Enantioselective Cleavage of the β-Aryl Ether by Sphingobium sp. Strain SYK-6|
K Tanamura, T Abe, N Kamimura, D Kasai, S Hishiyama, Y Otsuka, ...
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry 75 (12), 2404-2407, 2011
|Identification of a hydrolyzable tannin, oenothein B, as an aluminum-detoxifying ligand in a highly aluminum-resistant tree, Eucalyptus camaldulensis|
K Tahara, K Hashida, Y Otsuka, S Ohara, K Kojima, K Shinohara
Plant physiology 164 (2), 683-693, 2014
|Polyesters of 2-pyrone-4, 6-dicarboxylic acid (PDC) as bio-based plastics exhibiting strong adhering properties|
M Hishida, K Shikinaka, Y Katayama, S Kajita, E Masai, M Nakamura, ...
Polymer journal 41 (4), 297-302, 2009
|Beta-ketoadipic acid and muconolactone production from a lignin-related aromatic compound through the protocatechuate 3, 4-metabolic pathway|
Y Okamura-Abe, T Abe, K Nishimura, Y Kawata, K Sato-Izawa, Y Otsuka, ...
Journal of bioscience and bioengineering 121 (6), 652-658, 2016
|Engineered microbial production of 2-pyrone-4, 6-dicarboxylic acid from lignin residues for use as an industrial platform chemical|
Y Qian, Y Otsuka, T Sonoki, B Mukhopadhyay, M Nakamura, J Jellison, ...
BioResources 11 (3), 6097-6109, 2016
|Burkholderia oxyphila sp. nov., a bacterium isolated from acidic forest soil that catabolizes (+)-catechin and its putative aromatic derivatives|
Y Otsuka, Y Muramatsu, Y Nakagawa, M Matsuda, M Nakamura, ...
International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology 61 (2 …, 2011
|Simple and practicable process for lignocellulosic biomass utilization|
K Shikinaka, Y Otsuka, RR Navarro, M Nakamura, T Shimokawa, M Nojiri, ...
Green Chemistry 18 (22), 5962-5966, 2016
|Three-component O-demethylase system essential for catabolism of a lignin-derived biphenyl compound in Sphingobium sp. strain SYK-6|
T Yoshikata, K Suzuki, N Kamimura, M Namiki, S Hishiyama, T Araki, ...
Applied and environmental microbiology 80 (23), 7142-7153, 2014
|Convenient synthesis of chiral lignin model compounds via optical resolution: four stereoisomers of guaiacylglycerol-β-guaiacyl ether and both enantiomers of 3-hydroxy-1-(4 …|
S Hishiyama, Y Otsuka, M Nakamura, S Ohara, S Kajita, E Masai, ...
Tetrahedron Letters 53 (7), 842-845, 2012
|A bacterial aromatic aldehyde dehydrogenase critical for the efficient catabolism of syringaldehyde|
N Kamimura, T Goto, K Takahashi, D Kasai, Y Otsuka, M Nakamura, ...
Scientific reports 7 (1), 1-12, 2017
|Tenacious epoxy adhesives prepared from lignin-derived stable metabolic intermediate|
Y Hasegawa, K Shikinaka, Y Katayama, S Kajita, E Masai, M Nakamura, ...
Sen'i Gakkaishi 65 (12), 359-362, 2009
|Polyfunctional nanometric particles obtained from lignin, a woody biomass resource|
K Shikinaka, N Fujii, S Egashira, Y Murakami, M Nakamura, Y Otsuka, ...
Green chemistry 12 (11), 1914-1916, 2010
|Fusible, elastic, and biodegradable polyesters of 2-pyrone-4, 6-dicarboxylic acid (PDC)|
T Michinobu, M Bito, Y Yamada, M Tanimura, Y Katayama, E Masai, ...
Polymer journal 41 (12), 1111-1116, 2009
|A small amount of nanoparticulated plant biomass, lignin, enhances the heat tolerance of poly (ethylene carbonate)|
K Shikinaka, H Sotome, Y Kubota, Y Tominaga, M Nakamura, RR Navarro, ...
Journal of Materials Chemistry A 6 (3), 837-839, 2018
|Phenolic extractives in the trunk of Toxicodendron vernicifluum: chemical characteristics, contents and radial distribution|
K Hashida, M Tabata, K Kuroda, Y Otsuka, S Kubo, R Makino, Y Kubojima, ...
Journal of wood science 60 (2), 160-168, 2014