Hidetoshi Saze

  Associate Professor 

BSc MSc (Kyoto University)  PhD (Universitat Basel)

Nationality

Japan

Awards

  • Genetics Society of Japan Young Investigator Award (2011)
  • Young Scientist’s Prize, Japan Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (2012)

Selected Publications

Osabe K, Harukawa Y, Miura S, Saze H. (2017). Epigenetic Regulation of Intronic Transgenes in ArabidopsisSci Rep. Mar 24;7:45166. doi: 10.1038/srep45166.

Le ​Tu N., Miyazaki Y., Takuno S.,  Saze H. (2015). Epigenetic regulation of intragenic transposable elements impacts gene transcription in Arabidopsis thaliana. Nucleic Acids Res., doi: 10.1093/nar/gkv258

Saze H., Kitayama J, Takashima K, Miura S, Harukawa Y, Ito T, Kakutani T. (2013). Mechanism for full-length RNA processing of Arabidopsis genes containing intragenic heterochromatin. Nat Commun., 4:2301.

Saze, H., Shiraishi, A., Miura, A., and Kakutani, T. (2008). Control of genic DNA methylation by a jmjC-domain containing protein in Arabidopsis thalianaScience 319, 462-465.

Saze, H. (2008). Epigenetic memory transmission through mitosis and meiosis in plants. Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. 19, 527-536.

Saze, H., and Kakutani, T. (2007). Heritable epigenetic mutation of a transposon-flanked Arabidopsis gene due to lack of the chromatin-remodeling factor DDM1. EMBO J. 26, 3641-3652.

Saze, H., Mittelsten-Scheid, O., and Paszkowski, J. (2003). Maintenance of CpG methylation is essential for epigenetic inheritance during plant gametogenesis. Nat. Genet. 34, 65-69.