PhD, 1963, Osaka University

Research Focus

Evolution of the genetic code and The toxin-antitoxin systems in bacteria nad archaea

    1960 - 1963      Asahi Cancer Fellowship

    1977 - 1978      Macy Scholar

    1986 - present  American Academy of Arts and Sciences

    1990 - 2000      NIH Merit Award

    1998                  Excellence in Research Achievement Award, UMDNJ

    2009                  Excellence in Research Achievement Award, UMDNJ

    2010                  American Academy of Microbiology

    2011                  Outstanding Medical Research Scientist Award for Basic Biomedical - -                                                       Research, Edward J. Ill, Excellence in Medicine Foundation

    2015                 Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow

    2019                 National Academy of Science

1971 - present  American Society for Biological Chemists 

1971 - present  American Society for Microbiology

1986 - present  American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1995 - present  Cancer Institute of New Jersey

2010 - present  American Academy of  Microbiology

2019 - present  National Academy of Sciences

Fuminori Kato, Associate Professor of Microbiology, Hiroshima University, Japan

Yoshi Yamaguchi, Associate Professor of Microbiology, Osaka City University, Japan

Jung-Ho Park, Scientist, Bio-Evaluation Center, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Cheongju, Republic of Korea

Guy Montelione, Constellation Chair in Structural Bioinformatics, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Nariya H, Inouye M. MazF, an mRNA interferase, mediates programmed cell death during multicellular Myxococcus development. Cell. 2008;132(1):55-66. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2007.11.044.
Yamaguchi Y, Inouye M. Regulation of growth and death in Escherichia coli by toxin-antitoxin systems. Nature reviews. Microbiology. 2011;9(11):779-90. doi:10.1038/nrmicro2651.
Yamaguchi Y, Nariya H, Park J-H, Inouye M. Inhibition of specific gene expressions by protein-mediated mRNA interference. Nature communications. 2012;3:607. doi:10.1038/ncomms1621.
Sugiki T, Yamaguchi Y, Fujiwara T, Inouye M, Ito Y, Kojima C. In-cell NMR as a sensitive tool to monitor physiological condition of Escherichia coli. Scientific reports. 2020;10(1):2466. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-59076-2.