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J-GLOBAL ID:202001002984157354   Update date: Nov. 24, 2021

Bessho-Uehara Manabu

ベッショ マナブ | Bessho-Uehara Manabu
Affiliation and department:
Job title: 特任助教
Homepage URL  (1): https://besshomanabulumi.wixsite.com/manabuhome
Research field  (1): Evolutionary biology
Research keywords  (7): Luciferin ,  Ctenophora ,  Octocorallia ,  kleptoprotein ,  Parapriacanthus ransonneti ,  Bioluminescence ,  Evolution
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (4):
  • 2021 - 2025 Taxonomical review of Pempheridae and the origin and evolution of bioluminescence
  • 2021 - 2025 Kleptoprotein bioluminescence in fish: Molecular mechanism of protein uptake and its evolutionary origin
  • 2020 - 2022 Molecular mechanism involved in the uptake of ostracod luciferase into luminous fish Parapriacanthus
  • 2015 - 2017 ウミホタルを食べて光る魚-キンメモドキの発光メカニズムの解明-
Papers (8):
  • Chatragadda Ramesh, Manabu Bessho-Uehara. Acquisition of bioluminescent trait by non-luminous organisms from luminous organisms through various origins. PHOTOCHEMICAL & PHOTOBIOLOGICAL SCIENCES. 2021
  • Manabu Bessho-Uehara, Wentao Huang, Wyatt L. Patry, William E. Browne, Jing-Ke Weng, Steven H.D. Haddock. Evidence for de novo Biosynthesis of the Luminous Substrate Coelenterazine in Ctenophores. iScience. 2020. 23. 12. 101859-101859
  • Manabu Bessho-Uehara, Warren R. Francis, Steven H. D. Haddock. Biochemical characterization of diverse deep-sea anthozoan bioluminescence systems. Marine Biology. 2020. 167. 8
  • Manabu Bessho-Uehara, Naoyuki Yamamoto, Shuji Shigenobu, Hitoshi Mori, Keiko Kuwata, Yuichi Oba. Kleptoprotein bioluminescence: Parapriacanthus fish obtain luciferase from ostracod prey. Science Advances. 2020. 6. 2. eaax4942-eaax4942
  • Timothy R. Fallon, Sarah E. Lower, Ching-Ho Chang, Manabu Bessho-Uehara, Gavin J. Martin, Adam J. Bewick, Megan Behringer, Humberto J. Debat, Isaac Wong, John C. Day, et al. Firefly genomes illuminate parallel origins of bioluminescence in beetles. ELIFE. 2018. 7
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MISC (2):
  • Yuichi Oba, Mana Furuhashi, Manabu Bessho, Shingo Sagawa, Haruyoshi Ikeya, Satoshi Inouye. Luciferase isotype involving in the dim glow of pupae and eggs in the Japanese firefly, Luciola lateralis. LUMINESCENCE. 2014. 29. 38-38
  • Manabu Bessho, Yuichi Oba. Purification of a Novel Luciferase from Luminous Fish, Parapriacanthus ransonneti. LUMINESCENCE. 2014. 29. 63-63
Books (1):
  • 研究者の結婚生活: 恋愛はぜんぜん科学的じゃない!?
    日本の研究者出版 2020
Lectures and oral presentations  (11):
  • 名古屋大学出前授業2 太古の海の光る森
    (豊橋市自然史博物館 ワークショップ・講演会・解説会 2021)
  • 盗タンパク質による生物発光:ウミホタルを食べて光るキンメモドキ
    (基礎生物学研究所 部門公開セミナー 2021)
  • Kleptoprotein Bioluminescence: A fish obtains luciferase from a luminous ostracod prey
    (Living Light 2021)
  • Biochemical characterization of diverse deep-sea anthozoan bioluminescence systems
    (16th Deep-sea Biology Symposium 2021)
  • 深海サンゴ(花虫綱)の生物発光メカニズムの比較と進化
    (第23回進化学会 2021)
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Education (1):
  • 2014 - 2017 Nagoya University
Professional career (1):
  • 博士(農学) (名古屋大学)
Work history (3):
  • 2020/04 - 現在 Nagoya University Institute for Advanced Research Specially Appointed Assistant Professor
  • 2018/04 - 2020/03 Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Research and Development Postdoctoral fellow
  • 2017/09 - 2018/03 Chubu University College of Bioscience and Biotechnology researcher
Committee career (1):
  • 2014 - 2017 The Rising Generation of Evo-Devo Biologists Organizing committee member of
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