Academic Staff and Fellows

Associate Professor Ph.D. (Pharmacy)
Department/Life Science  Graduate school/Science

The function of proteins depends on its native tertiary structure. In order to clarify their function mechanism and regulate their function, we perform the structure determination of proteins and thermodynamic analysis.

Interaction between Protein and Ligand

Research Area Structural Biology, Thermodynamics
Selected Publications 1) Substrate-induced product-release mechanism of lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase., Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 569, 66-71 (2021)

2) Chemical Digestion of the -Asp-Cys- Sequence for Preparation of Post-translationally Modified Proteins.,  Protein J., 39(6), 711-716 (2020)

3) Topological Regulation of the Bioactive Conformation of a Disulfide-Rich Peptide, Heat-Stable Enterotoxin., Molecules, 25(20) 4798 (2020)
Research and Achievements
(Undergraduate Course)
Osaka Universitry

Molecular Function and Structure Regulation Laboratory

E-mail sshimamoto(at)
  • Note that this e-mail address has replaced the "@" with "(at)" to prevent spam. When e-mailing, replace the "(at)" with "@".

Academic Staff and Fellows