Inoue Laboratory, ISSP, Univ. Tokyo

Publications

Research articles

  1. Molecular Mechanisms behind Circular Dichroism Spectral Variations between Channelrhodopsin and Heliorhodopsin Dimers
    Kazuhiro J. Fujimoto*, Yuta A. Tsuzuki, Keiichi Inoue, Takeshi Yanai*. (2024) The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 128, issue 21, pp 2389-2397
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.4c00879
  2. [Preprint] Significance of Extended N-terminal Region and a First Motif Residue in a Third Transmembrane Helix of a Novel Pump-like Cation Channelrhodopsin HulaCCR
    Shunki Takaramoto, Shai Fainsod, Takashi Nagata, Andrey Rozenberg, Oded Béjà, Keiichi Inoue*. (2024) bioRxiv, 2024.05.16.594411
    doi: 10.1101/2024.05.16.594411
  3. Chromophore–Protein Interactions Affecting the Polyene Twist and π–π* Energy Gap of the Retinal Chromophore in Schizorhodopsins
    Taito Urui, Tomomi Shionoya, Misao Mizuno, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Yasuhisa Mizutani*. (2023) The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 128, issue 10, pp 2389-2397
    doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.3c07510
  4. CisTrans Reisomerization Preceding Reprotonation of the Retinal Chromophore is Common to the Schizorhodopsin Family: A Simple and Rational Mechanism for Inward Proton Pumping
    Taito Urui, Kouhei Hayashi, Misao Mizuno, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Yasuhisa Mizutani*. (2023) The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 128, issue 3, pp 744-754
    doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.3c07510
  5. Functional Characterization of Four Opsins and Two G Alpha Subtypes Co-Expressed in the Molluscan Rhabdomeric Photoreceptor
    Ryota Matsuo*, Mitsumasa Koyanagi, Tomohiro Sugihara, Taishi Shirata, Takashi Nagata, Keiichi Inoue, Yuko Matsuo, Akihisa Terakita*. (2023) BMC Biology, 21, issue 1, Article number: 291
    doi: 10.1186/s12915-023-01789-7
  6. Multiple Roles of a Conserved Glutamate Residue for Unique Biophysical Properties in a New Group of Microbial Rhodopsins Homologous to TAT Rhodopsin
    Kentaro Mannen, Takashi Nagata, Andrey Rozenberg, Masae Konno, María del Carmen Marín, Reza Bagherzadeh, Oded Béjà, Takayuki Uchihashi, Keiichi Inoue*. (2023) Journal of Molecular Biology, 20, issue 5, Article number: 168331
    doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2023.168331
  7. Structural Basis for Color Tuning and Ion Selectivity in Potassium-Selective Channelrhodopsins
    Seiya Tajima, Yoon Seok Kim, Masahiro Fukuda, YoungJu Jo, Peter Y. Wang, Joseph M. Paggi, Eamon F.X. Byrne, Koichiro E. Kishi, Seiwa Nakamura, Charu Ramakrishnan, Syunki Takaramoto, Takashi Nagata, Masae Konno, Masahiro Sugiura, Kota Katayama, Toshiki E. Matsui, Keitaro Yamashita, Suhyang Kim, Hisako Ikeda, Masatoshi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Ron O. Dror, Keiichi Inoue, Karl Deisseroth*, Hideaki E. Kato*. (2023) Cell, 186, published on the web
    doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2023.08.009
  8. Effects of the Unique Chromophore–Protein Interactions on the Primary Photoreaction of Schizorhodopsin
    Chun-Fu Chang, Masae Konno, Keiichi Inoue*, and Tahei Tahara*. (2023) The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 14, issue 31, pp 7083-7091
    doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.3c01133
  9. Converting a Natural-Light-Driven Outward Proton Pump Rhodopsin into an Artificial Inward Proton Pump
    María del Carmen Marín, Masae Konno, Hiromu Yawo, Keiichi Inoue*. (2023) Journal of the American Chemical Society, 145, issue 20, pp 10938-10942
    doi: 10.1021/acs.biochem.3c00084
  10. Twisting and Protonation of Retinal Chromophore Regulate Channel Gating of Channelrhodopsin C1C2
    Keisei Shibata, Kazumasa Oda, Tomohiro Nishizawa, Yuji Hazama, Ryohei Ono, Shunki Takaramoto, Reza Bagherzadeh, Hiromu Yawo, Osamu Nureki, Keiichi Inoue*, Hidefumi Akiyama*. (2023) Journal of the American Chemical Society, 145, issue 19, pp 10779-10789
    doi: 10.1021/jacs.3c01879
  11. Time-Resolved Detection of Light-induced Conformational Changes of Heliorhodopsin
    Yusuke Nakasone, Yuma Kawasaki, Masae Konno, Keiichi Inoue, Masahide Terazima*. (2023) Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 25, issue 18, pp 12833-12840
    doi: 10.1039/D3CP00711A
  12. Reversible Photoreaction of a Retinal Photoisomerase, Retinal G-Protein-Coupled Receptor RGR
    Naoya Morimoto†, Takashi Nagata†, Keiichi Inoue*. (2023) Biochemistry, 62, issue 9, pp 1429-1432
    doi: 10.1021/acs.biochem.3c00084 (†: Equally contributed)
  13. Difference FTIR Spectroscopy of Jumping Spider Rhodopsin‑1 at 77 K
    Shunpei Hanai, Takashi Nagata, Kota Katayama, Shino Inukai, Mitsumasa Koyanagi, Keiichi Inoue, Akihisa Terakita, and Hideki Kandori*. (2023) Biochemistry, 62, issue 8, pp 1347-1359
    doi: 10.1021/acs.biochem.3c00022
  14. Biophysical Characterization of Microbial Rhodopsins with DSE Motif
    María del Carmen Marín†, Alexander L. Jaffe†, Patrick T. West, Masae Konno†, Jillian F. Banfield*, Keiichi Inoue*. (2023) Biophysics and Physicobiology, 20, Special Issue, Article number: e201023
    doi: 10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v20.s023 (†: Equally contributed)
  15. Characterization of Retinal Chromophore and Protonated Schiff Base in Thermoplasmatales Archaeon Heliorhodopsin Using Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy
    Shibuki Suzuki†, Sari Kumagai†, Toshio Nagashima, Toshio Yamazaki, Takashi Okitsu, Akimori Wada, Akira Naito, Kota Katayama, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Izuru Kawamura*. (2023) Biophysical Chemistry, 296, Article number: 106991
    doi: 10.1016/j.bpc.2023.106991 (†: Equally contributed)
  16. Phototrophy by Antenna-Containing Rhodopsin Pumps in Aquatic Environments
    Ariel Chazan†, Ishita Das†, Takayoshi Fujiwara†, Shunya Murakoshi†, Andrey Rozenberg, Ana Molina-Marquez, Fumiya K. Sano, Tatsuki Tanaka, Patricia Gomez-Villegas, Shirley Larom, Alina Pushkarev, Partha Malakar, Masumi Hasegawa, Yuya Tsukamoto, Tomohiro Ishizuka, Masae Konno, Takashi Nagata, Yosuke Mizuno, Kota Katayama, Rei Abe-Yoshizumi, Sanford Ruhman, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Rosa M. Leon, Wataru Shihoya*, Susumu Yoshizawa*, Mordechai Sheves*, Osamu Nureki*, and Oded Béjà*. (2023) Nature, 615, issue 7952, pp 535-540
    doi: 10.1038/s41586-023-05774-6 (†: Equally contributed)
  17. Protein Dynamics of a Light-Driven Na+ Pump Rhodopsin Probed Using a Tryptophan Residue Near the Retinal Chromophore
    Akihiro Otomo, Misao Mizuno, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Yasuhisa Mizutani*. (2023) Biophysics and Physicobiology, 20, Special Issue, Article number: e201016
    doi: 10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v20.s016
  18. Kinetic Study on The Molecular Mechanism of Light-driven Inward Proton Transport by Schizorhodopsins
    Yuma Kawasaki, Masae Konno, Keiichi Inoue*. (2022) Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Biomembranes, 1864, issue 11, Article number: 184016
    doi: 10.1016/j.bbamem.2022.184016
  19. Rhodopsin-bestrophin Fusion Proteins from Unicellular Algae form Gigantic Pentameric Ion Channels
    Andrey Rozenberg†, Igor Kaczmarczyk†, Donna Matzov†, Johannes Vierock†, Takashi Nagata, Masahiro Sugiura, Kota Katayama, Yuma Kawasaki, Masae Konno, Yujiro Nagasaka, Mako Aoyama, Ishita Das, Efrat Pahima, Jonathan Church, Suliman Adam, Veniamin A. Borin, Ariel Chazan, Sandra Augustin, Jonas Wietek, Julien Dine, Yoav Peleg, Akira Kawanabe, Yuichiro Fujiwara, Ofer Yizhar, Mordechai Sheves, Igor Schapiro, Yuji Furutani, Hideki Kandori, Keiichi Inoue, Peter Hegemann, Oded Béjà*, Moran Shalev-Benami*. (2022) Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, 29, issue 6, pp 592-603
    doi: 10.1038/s41594-022-00783-x (†: Equally contributed)
  20. Saccharibacteria Harness Light Energy Using Type-1 Rhodopsins That May Rely on Retinal Sourced from Microbial Hosts
    Alexander L. Jaffe†, Masae Konno†, Yuma Kawasaki, Chihiro Kataoka, Oded Béjà, Hideki Kandori, Keiichi Inoue*, Jillian F. Banfield*. (2022) The ISME Journal, 16, issue 3, pp 2056-2059
    doi: 10.1038/s41396-022-01231-w (†: Equally contributed)
  21. Structural Characterization of Proton-pumping Rhodopsin Lacking a Cytoplasmic Proton Donor Residue by X-ray Crystallography
    Kano Suzuki†, María del Carmen Marín†, Masae Konno†, Reza Bagherzadeh, Takeshi Murata*, Keiichi Inoue*. (2022) Journal of Biological Chemistry, 298, No. 8, pp 101722
    doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101722 (†: Equally contributed)
  22. Structural Basis for Channel Conduction in the Pump-like Channelrhodopsin ChRmine
    Koichiro E. Kishi†, Yoon Seok Kim†, Masahiro Fukuda†, Masatoshi Inoue†, Tsukasa Kusakizako†, Peter Y. Wang†, Charu Ramakrishnan, Eamon F.X. Byrne, Elina Thadhani, Joseph M. Paggi, Toshiki E. Matsui, Keitaro Yamashita, Takashi Nagata, Masae Konno, Sean Quirin, Maisie Lo, Tyler Benster, Tomoko Uemura, Kehong Liu, Mikihiro Shibata, Norimichi Nomura, So Iwata, Osamu Nureki, Ron O. Dror, Keiichi Inoue, Karl Deisseroth*, Hideaki E. Kato*. (2022) Cell, 185, issue 4, pp 671-689.e23
    doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2022.01.007 (†: Equally contributed)
  23. Diverse Heliorhodopsins Detected via Functional Metagenomics in Freshwater Actinobacteria, Chloroflexi and Archaea
    Ariel Chazan†, Andrey Rozenberg†, Kentaro Mannen, Takashi Nagata, Ran Tahan, Shir Yaish, Shirley Larom, Keiichi Inoue, Oded Béjà, Alina Pushkarev*. (2022) Environmental Microbiology, 24, issue 1, pp 110-121
    doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.15890 (†: Equally contributed)
  24. Heliorhodopsin Evolution Is Driven by Photosensory Promiscuity in Monoderms
    Paul-Adrian Bulzu, Vinicius Silva Kavagutti, Maria-Cecilia Chiriac, Charlotte D. Vavourakis, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Adrian-Stefan Andrei, Rohit Ghai*. (2021) mSphere, 6, Article number: e00661-21
    doi: 10.1128/mSphere.00661-21
  25. Pro219 is an Electrostatic Color Determinant in the Light-driven Sodium Pump KR2
    Yuta Nakajima†, Laura Pedraza-González†, Leonardo Barneschi, Keiichi Inoue, Massimo Olivucci*, Hideki Kandori*. (2021) Communications Biology, 4, Article number: 1185
    doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-02684-z (†: Equally contributed)
  26. Thermostable Light-Driven Inward Proton Pump Rhodopsins
    Yuma Kawasaki, Masae Konno, Keiichi Inoue*. (2021) Chemical Physics Letters,
    779, Article number: 138868
    doi: 10.1016/j.cplett.2021.138868
  27. Crystal Structure of Schizorhodopsin Reveals Mechanism of Inward Proton Pumping
    Akimitsu Higuchi, Wataru Shihoya, Masae Konno, Tatsuya Ikuta, Hideki Kandori, Keiichi Inoue*, Osamu Nureki*. (2021) Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 118, issue 14, Article number: e2016328118
    doi: 10.1073/pnas.2016328118
  28. Exploration of Natural Red-shifted Rhodopsins Using a Machine Learning-based Bayesian Experimental Design
    Keiichi Inoue*, Masayuki Karasuyama, Ryoko Nakamura, Masae Konno, Daichi Yamada, Kentaro Mannen, Takashi Nagata, Yu Inatsu, Hiromu Yawo, Kei Yura, Oded Béjà, Hideki Kandori, Ichiro Takeuchi*. (2021) Communications Biology, 4, Article number: 362
    doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-01878-9
  29. TAT Rhodopsin is an Ultraviolet-Dependent Environmental pH Sensor
    Chihiro Kataoka, Teppei Sugimoto, Shunta Shigemura, Kota Katayama, Satoshi P. Tsunoda, Keiichi Inoue, Oded Béjà, Hideki Kandori*. (2021) Biochemistry, in press
    doi: 10.1021/acs.biochem.0c00951
  30. Active Learning for Level Set Estimation under Input Uncertainty and Its Extensions
    Yu Inatsu, Masayuki Karasuyama, Keiichi Inoue, Ichiro Takeuchi*. (2020) Neural Computation, 32, issue 12, pp 2486-2531
    doi: 10.1162/neco_a_01332
  31. Active Learning of Bayesian Linear Models with High-Dimensional Binary Features by Parameter Confidence-Region Estimation
    Yu Inatsu, Masayuki Karasuyama, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Ichiro Takeuchi*. (2020) Neural Computation, 32, issue 10, pp 1998-2031
    doi: 10.1162/neco_a_01310
  32. Excitonic Coupling Effect on the Circular Dichroism Spectrum of Sodium-pumping Rhodopsin KR2
    Kazuhiro J. Fujimoto*, Keiichi Inoue. (2020) Journal of Chemical Physics, 153, Article number: 045101
    doi: 10.1063/5.0013642
  33. Gate-keeper of Ion Transport ―A Highly Conserved Helix-3 Tryptophan in A Channelrhodopsin Chimera, C1C2/ChRWR
    Yujiro Nagasaka†, Shoko Hososhima†, Naoko Kubo, Takashi Nagata, Hideki Kandori, Keiichi Inoue and Hiromu Yawo*. (2020) Biophysics and physicobiology (BPPB), 17, pp 59-70
    doi: 10.2142/biophysico.BSJ-2020007 (†: Equally contributed)
  34. Schizorhodopsins: A family of Rhodopsins from Asgard Archaea that Function as Light-driven Inward H+ Pumps
    Keiichi Inoue*, Satoshi P. Tsunoda, Manish Singh, Sahoko Tomida, Shoko Hososhima, Masae Konno, Ryoko Nakamura, Hiroki Watanabe, Paul-Adrian Bulzu, Horia L. Banciu, Adrian-Ştefan Andrei, Takayuki Uchihashi, Rohit Ghai, Oded Béjà, Hideki Kandori*. (2020) Science Advances, 6, No. 15, Article number: eaaz2441
    doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aaz2441
  35. Infrared Spectroscopic Analysis on Structural Changes around the Protonated Schiff Base upon Retinal Isomerization in Light-driven Sodium Pump KR2
    Sahoko Tomida, Shota Ito, Tomoya Mato, Yuji Furutani, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori*. (2020) Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics, 1861, issue 7, Article number: 148190
    doi: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2020.148190
  36. Physical Disuse Contributes to Widespread Chronic Mechanical Hyperalgesia, Tactile Allodynia, and Cold Allodynia through Neurogenic Inflammation and Spino-Parabrachio-Amygdaloid Pathway Activation
    Yusuke Ohmichi†,*, Mika Ohmichi†, Ryoichi Tashima, Koji Osuka, Kaori, Fukushige, Dominika Kanikowska, Yugo Fukazawa, Hiromu Yawo, Makoto Tsuda, Munekazu Naito, Takashi Nakano. (2020) Pain, 161, issue 8, pp 1808-1823
    doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001867. (†: Equally contributed)
  37. Allosteric Communication to the Retinal Chromophore upon Ion Binding in a Light-driven Sodium Ion Pumping Rhodopsin
    Akihiro Otomo, Misao Mizuno, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Yasuhisa Mizutani*. (2020) Biochemistry, 59, issue 4, pp 520-529
    doi: 10.1021/acs.biochem.9b01062
  38. Optogenetic Analysis of Respiratory Neuronal Networks in The Ventral Medulla of Neonatal Rats Producing Channelrhodopsin in Phox2b-Positive Cells
    Keiko Ikeda, Hiroyuki Igarashi, Hiromu Yawo, Kazuto Kobayashi, Satoru Arata, Kiyoshi Kawakami, Masahiko Izumizaki, Hiroshi Onimaru. (2019) Pflügers Arch, 471, issue 11-12, pp 1419-1439
    doi: 10.1007/s00424-019-02317-9
  39. Crystal Structure of Heliorhodopsin
    Wataru Shihoya, Keiichi Inoue, Manish Singh, Masae Konno, Shoko Hososhima, Keitaro Yamashita, Kento Ikeda, Akimitsu Higuchi, Tamaki Izume, Sae Okazaki, Masanori Hashimoto, Ritsu Mizutori, Sahoko Tomida, Yumeka Yamauchi, Rei Abe-Yoshizumi, Kota Katayama, Satoshi P. Tsunoda, Mikihiro Shibata, Yuji Furutani, Alina Pushkarev, Oded Béjà, Takayuki Uchihashi, Hideki Kandori*, Osamu Nureki*. (2019) Nature, 574, issue 7776, pp 132-136
    doi: 10.1038/s41586-019-1604-6
  40. Unique Photochemistry Observed in a New Microbial Rhodopsin
    Chihiro Kataoka, Keiichi Inoue, Kota Katayama, Oded Béjà, Hideki Kandori*. (2019) The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 10, pp 5117-5121
    doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.9b01957
  41. X-ray Crystallographic Structure and Oligomerization of Gloeobacter Rhodopsin
    Takefumi Morizumi†, Wei-Lin Ou†, Ned Van Eps, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Leonid S. Brown, Oliver P. Ernst*. (2019) Scientific Reports, 9, Article number: 11283
    doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-47445-5 (†: Equally contributed)
  42. Engineered Functional Recovery of Microbial Rhodopsin without Retinal-Binding Lysine
    Yumeka Yamauchi, Masae Konno, Daichi Yamada, Kei Yura, Keiichi Inoue, Oded Béjà, Hideki Kandori*. (2019) Photochemistry and Photobiology, 95, pp 1116-1121
    doi: 10.1111/php.13114
  43. Red-shifting Mutation of Light-driven Sodium Pump Rhodopsin
    Keiichi Inoue, María del Carmen Marín, Sahoko Tomida, Ryoko Nakamura, Yuta Nakajima, Massimo Olivucci, Hideki Kandori*. (2019) Nature Communications, 10, Article number: 1993
    doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-10000-x
  44. Casting Light on Asgardarchaeota Metabolism in a Sunlit Microoxic Niche
    Paul-Adrian Bulzu†, Adrian-Ştefan Andrei†, Michaela M. Salcher, Maliheh Mehrshad, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Oded Béjà, Rohit Ghai*, Horia L. Banciu. (2019) Nature Microbiology, 4, issue 7, pp 1129-1137
    doi: 10.1038/s41564-019-0404-y (†: Equally contributed)
  45. Ultrafast Dynamics of Heliorhodopsins
    Shinya Tahara, Manish Singh, Hikaru Kuramochi, Wataru Shihoya, Keiichi Inoue, Osamu Nureki, Oded Béjà, Yasuhisa Mizutani, Hideki Kandori, Tahei Tahara*. (2019) The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 123, issue 11, pp 2507-2512
    doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.9b00887
  46. Heliorhodopsins are Absent in Diderm (Gram-negative) Bacteria: Some Thoughts and Possible Implications for Activity
    José Flores-Uribe†, Gur Hevroni†, Rohit Ghai, Alina Pushkarev, Keiichi Inoue, Hideki Kandori, Oded Béjà*. (2019) Environmental Microbiology Reports, 11, issue 3, pp 419-424
    doi: 10.1111/1758-2229.12730 (†: Equally contributed)
  47. Resonance Raman Investigation of the Chromophore Structure of Heliorhodopsins
    Akihiro Otomo, Misao Mizuno, Manish Singh, Wataru Shihoya, Keiichi Inoue, Osamu Nureki, Oded Béjà, Hideki Kandori, Yasuhisa Mizutani*. (2018) The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 9, issue 22, pp 6431-6436
    doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b02741
  48. Understanding Colour Tuning Rules and Predicting Absorption Wavelengths of Microbial Rhodopsins by Data-Driven Machine-Learning Approach
    Masayuki Karasuyama†, Keiichi Inoue†, Ryoko Nakamura, Hideki Kandori*, Ichiro Takeuchi*. (2018) Scientific Reports, 8, Article number:15580
    doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-33984-w (†: Equally contributed)

Review articles

  1. Photochemistry of the Retinal Chromophore in Microbial Rhodopsins
    Keiichi Inoue*. (2023) The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 127, pp 9215-9222
    doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.3c05467
  2. Rhodopsins at a Glance
    Takashi Nagata*, Keiichi Inoue*. (2021) Journal of Cell Science, 134, Article number: jcs258989
    doi: 10.1242/jcs.258989
  3. Microbial Rhodopsins: The Last Two Decades
    Andrey Rozenberg†, Keiichi Inoue†, Hideki Kandori, Oded Béjà. (2021) Annual Review of Microbiology, 75, Published on the web
    doi: 10.1146/annurev-micro-031721-020452 (†: Equally contributed)

Books

  1. Diversity, Mechanism, and Optogenetic Application of Light-Driven Ion Pump Rhodopsins
    Keiichi Inoue* (2021) in Optogenetics − Light-Sensing Proteins and Their Applications in Neuroscience and Beyond (eds. Hiromu Yawo, Hideki Kandori, Amane Koizumi, Ryoichiro Kageyama) pp 89-126 (Springer Nature, 2021)
    doi: 10.1007/978-981-15-8763-4_6
  2. Application of Optogenetics for Muscle Cells and Stem Cells
    Toshifumi Asano, Daniel Boon Loong Teh, Hiromu Yawo* (2021) in Optogenetics − Light-Sensing Proteins and Their Applications in Neuroscience and Beyond (eds. Hiromu Yawo, Hideki Kandori, Amane Koizumi, Ryoichiro Kageyama) pp 359-375 (Springer Nature, 2021)
    doi: 10.1007/978-981-15-8763-4_23

Protocols

  1. Ion Transport Assay of SzRs in E. coli cells
    Masae Konno, Keiichi Inoue*, Hideki Kandori*. (2021) Bio-protocol, bio-protocol.org/prep800

Commentaries

  1. Iron-limitation Light Switch
    Oded Béjà, Keiichi Inoue* (2023) Nature Microbiology, 295, issue 11, pp 1942-1943
    doi: 10.1038/s41564-023-01491-y
  2. The Third Class of Rhodopsin: Heliorhodopsin
    Keiichi Inoue* (2021) CSJ, Chemistry & Chemical Industry "Division Topics", 74, issue 4, pp 307
  3. Shining Light on Rhodopsin Selectivity: How Do Proteins Decide Whether to Transport H+ or Cl?
    Keiichi Inoue* (2020) The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 295, issue 44, pp 14805-14806
    doi: 10.1074/jbc.H120.016032
  4. A Series of Commentaries for A Symposium Entitled “Session 3SDA - Optogenetics: Applying Photoreceptor for Understanding Biological Phenomena”
    Satoshi P. Tsunoda*, Keiichi Inoue (2020) Biophysical Reviews, 12, issue 2, pp 295-296
    doi: 10.1007/s12551-020-00674-9

Awards

  1. International Union of Photobiology (IUPB), Finsen Lecturer
    Keiichi Inoue, 2024
  2. Sir Martin Wood Prize
    Keiichi Inoue, November 23, 2019