日本語
 Faculty
 Division of Natural Sciences
 Research Group of Biological Sciences
Associate Professor
Sato-Nara   Kumi
Birth:1970

Other faculty or department / position
Faculty of Science Department of Chemistry,Biology, and Environmental Sciences Courses of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Science Department of Chemistry,Biology, and Environmental Sciences Courses of Environmental Sciences
Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences Master's Course Department of Biological Science
Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences Doctoral Course School of Natural Science and Ecological Awareness

Career
Research Scientist, RIKEN (The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)  1999/04-2005/09 
Associate Professor, Faculty of Science, Nara Women's University  2005/10/01-2007/03/31 
Associate Professor, Faculty of Science, Nara Women's University  2007/04/01-2012/03/31 
Associate Professor, Division of Natural Sciences, Faculty, Nara Women's University  2012/04/01-Present 

Graduate school
Tohoku University  Doctor course  Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Department of Biology  1997  Completed  Domestic   
Tohoku University  Doctor prophase  Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Department of Biology  1994  Completed  Domestic   

School
Tohoku University  Faculty of Science  Department of Biology  1992  Graduated  Domestic   

Academic degrees
Doctor of Science  Tohoku University   

Current research field
Plant Physiology/Molecule 

Research keywords
Water transport, Aquaporin (PIP1, PIP2, TIP1, TIP2), light regulation of plant development, NMR imaging (MRI) of the root of Arabidopsis thaliana 

Subject of research
Light promotion of root hair development  light, root hair  2000- 
Far-red light regulation of root gene expression in Arabidopsis thaliana  phytochrome, lateral root, pathogenesis-related protein 1 (PR1), PR1-like protein, aquaporin  2003- 
A study of water status and transport in roots of Arabidopsis using MRI  MRI, plant  2003- 
Light regulation of aquaporin gene expression  phytochrome A, aquaporin  2005- 
Floral morphogenesis and miR166  morphogenesis, HD-ZIPIII, miR165/166  2009- 

Achievements of joint or funded research
Cultivation test of Arabidopsis thaliana under far-red light illumination using an EEFL system  U-TEC jouit research  2010/10-2011/03  Domestic joint research within Japan 
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Papers
Accumulation of TIP2;2 Aquaporin during Dark Adaptation Is Partially PhyA Dependent in Roots of Arabidopsis Seedlings  Plants  Academic Journal  Joint  3, 177-195  2014/03  Yumi Uenishi, Yukari Nakabayashi, Ayako Tsuchihira, Mari Takusagawa, Kayo Hashimoto, Masayoshi Maeshima and Kumi Sato-Nara  2223-7747  10.3390/plants3010177   
Diurnal changes in shoot water dynamics are synchronized with hypocotyl elongation in Arabidopsis thaliana.  Plant Signaling & Behavior  Academic Journal  Joint  8/ 3, eLocation ID: e23  2013/03  Ishikawa, H., Sato-Nara, K., Takase, T., and Suzuki, H.      Repository 
The circadian clock modulates water dynamics and aquaporin expression in Arabidopsis roots.  Plant and Cell Physiology  Academic Journal  Joint  52/ 2, 373-383  2011/02  Tomoyuki Takase, Haruki Ishikawa, Haruko Murakami, Jun Kikuchi, Kumi Sato-Nara, Hitoshi Suzuki       
Expression of photosynthesis-related genes and their regulation by light during somatic embryogenesis in Daucus carota.  Planta  Academic Journal  Joint  219, 23-31  2004  Kumi Sato-Nara, Taku Demura, Hiroo Fukuda       
Identification of genes regulated by dark adaptation and far-red light illumination in roots of Arabidopsis thaliana.  Plant, Cell and Environment  Academic Journal  Joint  27/ 11, 1387-1394  2004  Kumi Sato-Nara, Atsushi Nagasaka, Hizuru Yamashita, Junko Ishida, Akiko Enju, Motoaki Seki, Kazuo Shinozaki, Hitoshi Suzuki       
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Research presentations
Conference presentation  シロイヌナズナの原形質膜アクアポリンPIP2;1遺伝子の光による発現調節  The 80th Annual Meeting of the Botanical Society of Japan  2016/09/16 
Conference presentation  シロイヌナズナ概日時計変異体elf3の根の水透過性  The 80th Annual Meeting of the Botanical Society of Japan  2016/09/16 
Conference presentation  シロイヌナズナのアクアポリンtip2;2及びtip2;3変異体のストレス応答の解析  The 80th Annual Meeting of the Botanical Society of Japan  2016/09/16 
Symposium  Growth analysis of aquaporin mutants deficient in tonoplast intrinsic proteins TIP2;2 and TIP2;3 in Arabidopsis thaliana  NWU-UL Mini-symposium on Bioscience  2016/03/14 
Conference presentation  シロイヌナズナのアクアポリンTIP2;2及びTIP2;3の欠損による成長への影響  The 79th Annual Meeting of the Botanical Society of Japan  2015/09/07 
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Intellectual property rights
Patent  Infrared observation and micromanipulation device      P2002-369624A  2002/12/24  3549107   
Patent  ethylene-low-sensitive plants      特開平11-151090  1999/06/08  3030015  2000/04 
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Academic awards
Rising Sun Award, 16th Conference of the International Plant Growth Substances Association (IPGSA)  1998  Overseas 
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Alloted class
Plant Physiology 
Special Course in Environmental Physiology II 
生物環境科学特論1 
Graduation Research 1 
Special Research in Biological ScienceⅠ 
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Social cooperation and an international exchange activity
第12回女子中高生のための関西科学塾  2017/04-2018/03  関西在住の女子中学生・高校生  関西科学塾の奈良女子大学内実行委員として、企画・運営を担当 
第11回女子中高生のための関西科学塾  2016/04-2017/03  関西在住の女子中学生・高校生  関西科学塾の奈良女子大学内実行委員として、企画・運営を担当。また実験講師を務めた。 
第10回女子中高生のための関西科学塾  2015/04-2016/03  関西在住の女子中学生・高校生  関西科学塾の奈良女子大学内実行委員として、企画・運営を担当、講師として実験講座を開催。 
奈良女子大学と英国レスター大学医学・生物科学・心理学カレッジとの国際交流  2014/04-2015/03  英国レスター大学医学・生物科学・心理学カレッジ  留学生の受入・国際交流プログラムに参加する大学院生の引率 
第9回女子中高生のための関西科学塾  2014/04-2015/03  関西在住の女子中学生・高校生  関西科学塾の奈良女子大学内実行委員として、企画・運営を担当、講師として実験講座を開催。 
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Memberships of academic societies
The Japanese Society of Plant Physiologists -Present  Domestic
The Botanical Society of Japan -Present  Domestic