Daisuke Horigome

Professional with Doctorate Degree

Practice Area
Technical Field

Chemistry, Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals

Dr. Horigome specializes in protein chemistry. He conducted research on the protein structure-function relationship, and protein structure-based drug design. He also has experience in application development of imaging mass spectrometry.


Ph.D., Department of Macromolecular Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University

Professional Background

National Institute of Biomedical Innovation; Mitsubishi Kagaku Institute of Life Sciences


Ikegami, K., Horigome, D., Mukai, M., Livnat, I., MacGregor, G.R., Setou, M., (2008) TTLL10 is a protein polyglycylase that can modify nucleosome assembly protein 1, FEBS Lett., 582(7):1129-34
Horigome, D., Satoh, H., Itoh, N., Mitsunaga, K., Oonishi, I., Nakagawa, A., Uchida, A., (2007) Structural mechanism and photoprotective function of water-soluble chlorophyll-binding protein, J. Biol. Chem., 282(9):6525-31