Faculty Profiles

Kenichi Yokoyama
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Office: 
307 Research Drive, Rm 233A Nanaline H Duke Bldg, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: 
(919) 684-8848

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., Tokyo Institute of Technology 2008

Kudo, F, Kawashima, T, Yokoyama, K, and Eguchi, T. "Enzymatic preparation of neomycin C from ribostamycin." Journal of Antibiotics 62.11 (2009): 643-646. Full Text

Yokoyama, K, Ohmori, D, Kudo, F, and Eguchi, T. "Mechanistic study on the reaction of a radical SAM dehydrogenase BtrN by electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy." Biochemistry 47.34 (August 2, 2008): 8950-8960. Full Text

Yokoyama, K, Numakura, M, Kudo, F, Ohmori, D, and Eguchi, T. "Characterization and mechanistic study of a radical SAM dehydrogenase in the biosynthesis of butirosin." Journal of the American Chemical Society 129.49 (December 2007): 15147-15155. Full Text

Kudo, F, Yamamoto, Y, Yokoyama, K, Eguchi, T, and Kakinuma, K. "Biosynthesis of 2-deoxystreptamine by three crucial enzymes in Sreptomyces fradiae NBRC 12773." Journal of Antibiotics 58.12 (2005): 766-774. Full Text

Yokoyama, K, Kudo, F, Kuwahara, M, Inomata, K, Tamegai, H, Eguchi, T, and Kakinuma, K. "Stereochemical recognition of doubly functional aminotransferase in 2-deoxystreptamine biosynthesis." Journal of the American Chemical Society 127.16 (2005): 5869-5874. Full Text

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