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FY 2022

March 31, 2023
Advanced Low CarbonTechnology Research and Development Program( ALCA) has ended successfully.
January 31, 2023
Chemical Crossover Accelerates Degradation of Lithium Electrode in High Energy Density Rechargeable Lithium-Oxygen Batteries
January 30, 2023
Ultraporous, Ultrasmall MgMn2O4 Spinel Cathode for a Room-Temperature Magnesium Rechargeable Battery
November 10, 2022
Malic enzyme, not malate dehydrogenase, mainly oxidizes malate that originates from the tricarboxylic acid cycle in cyanobacteria
October 18, 2022
Electrode potential influences the reversibility of lithium metal anodes
October 11, 2022
Biochemical Properties of β-Amylase from Red Algae and Improvement of Its Thermostability through Immobilization
May 18,2022
Arginine inhibition of the argininosuccinate lyases is conserved among three orders in cyanobacteria

FY 2021

February 21, 2022
Discovery of ultrafast myosin, its amino acid sequence, and structural features
February 2, 2022
Identification of genome-wide distribution of cyanobacterial group 2 sigma factor SigE accountable for its regulon
August 24, 2021
June 17, 2021
Assembly of Defect-Free Microgel Nanomembranes for CO2 Separation
April 23, 2021
Study on Homogeneity in Sulfur Cross-Linked Network Structures of Isoprene Rubber by TD-NMR and AFM – Zinc Stearate System
March 18, 2021
Four-carbon dicarboxylic acid production through the reductive branch of the open cyanobacterial tricarboxylic acid cycle in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

FY 2020

February 17, 2021
Elucidating Mechanisms behind Ambient Storage-Induced Efficiency Improvements in Perovskite Solar Cells
November 25, 2020
Significantly Sensitized Ternary Blend Polymer Solar Cells with Very Small Content of Narrow-Bandgap Third Component That Utilizes Optical Interference.
October 02, 2020
Effect of pH on metabolite excretion and cell morphology of Euglena gracilis under dark, anaerobic conditions.
August 20, 2020
Characterization of ancestral myosin XI from Marchantia polymorpha by heterologous expression in Arabidopsis thaliana
September 17, 2020
Fumarase from Cyanidioschyzon merolae stably shows high catalytic activity for fumarate hydration under high temperature conditions.
June 16, 2020
“n4+-free tin perovskite films realized by in situ Sn0 nanoparticle reducing treatment of perovskite precursor solutions”
June 16, 2020
“Heterologous transformation of Camelina sativa with high-speed chimeric myosin XI-2 promotes plant growth and leads to increased seed yield”
June 3, 2020
“Energy-saving CO2 capture by H2 gas stripping for integrating CO2 separation and conversion processes”(Press Release)
※It was published on the cover page.
April 30, 2020
Unconventional biochemical regulation of the oxidative pentose phosphate pathway in the model cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

FY 2019

March 9, 2020
Simultaneous increases in the levels of compatible solutes by cost-effective cultivation of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
February 18, 2020
Malic enzyme facilitates D-lactate production through increased pyruvate supply during anoxic dark fermentation in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
January 14, 2020
Impact of Non-Covalent Sulfur–Fluorine Interaction Position on Properties, Structures, and Photovoltaic Performance in Naphthobisthiadiazole-Based Semiconducting Polymers