Laboratory of Applied Molecular Entomology

Gene expression and replication mechanism of entomopathogenic viruses and bacteria


  • NameE-mail Address
  • Position
  • Degree
  • ASANO Shin-ichiro
  • Professor
  • Ph.D(Agriculture)


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  • SATO Masanao
  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D(Agriculture)


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Selected Publications

  1. M. Yokoo, R. Fujita, Y. Nakajima, M. Yoshimizu, H. Kasai, S. Asano and H. Bando. Mos1 transposon-based transformation of fish cell lines using baculoviral vectors. Biochem.Biophys. Res. Comm., 439, 18-22 (2013)
  2. B. N. Dinh, T. L. T. Minh, H. N. Thi, C. T. Thi, S. Asano and H. Bando, Screening, expression and characterization of scarabcidal crystal protein from a strain (MHB11.3) of Bacillus thuringiensis serovar galleriae in Vietnam, African J. Microbiol. Res. , 7(24), 3018-3025 (2013)
  3. H. Taka, C. Ono, M. Sato, S. Asano and H. Bando. Complex genetic interactions among non-essential genes of BmNPV revealed by multiple gene knockout analyses. J. Insect Biotech. Sericol. , 82, 25-32 (2013)
  4. T. Yamaguchi, H. Bando, S. Asano, Identification of a Bacillus thuringiensis Cry8Da toxin-binding glucosidase from the adult Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica, J. Invertebrate Pathology, 113, 123-128 (2013)
  5. C. Ono, T. Kamagata, H. Taka, K. Sahara, S. Asano and H. Bando. Phenotypic grouping of 141 BmNPVs lacking viral gene sequences. Virus Research, 165, 197-206 (2012)

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