Tomikazu Sasaki

Representative Publications

Halter, M., Nogata, Y., Dannenberger, O., Sasaki, T. & Vogel, V. Engineered Lipids That Cross-
Link the Inner and Outer Leaflets of Lipid Bilayers. Langmuir 20, 2416-2423 (2004).

Hasegawa, T. & Sasaki, T. Glyco-helix: parallel lactose-lactose interactions stabilize an a-helical
structure of multi-glycosylated peptide. Chemical Communications (Cambridge, United Kingdom),
978-979 (2003).

Arai, T. et al. Self-Assembling of the Porphyrin-Linked Acyclic Penta- and Heptapeptides in
Aqueous Trifluoroethanol. Journal of Organic Chemistry 68, 5540-5549 (2003).

Bramblett, A. L. et al. Determination of surface coverage for tetraphenylporphyrin monolayers
using ultraviolet visible absorption and x-ray photoelectron spectroscopies. Surface and Interface
Analysis 33, 506-515 (2002).

Baas, T., Gamble, L., Hauch, K. D., Castner, D. G. & Sasaki, T. Characterization of a Cysteine-
Containing Peptide Tether Immobilized onto a Gold Surface. Langmuir 18, 4898-4902 (2002).

Nelson, K. E. et al. Surface Characterization of Mixed Self-Assembled Monolayers Designed for
Streptavidin Immobilization. Langmuir 17, 2807-2816 (2001).

Malkowski, A. M., Sartori, T. & Sasaki, T. Modelling carbohydrate-carbohydrate interactions in the
glycosphingolipid signaling domain. Abstracts of Papers, 221st ACS National Meeting, San Diego,
CA, United States, April 1-5, 2001, CHED-618 (2001).

Arai, T. et al. CD investigation of porphyrin-porphyrin interaction with links to acyclic b-sheet
peptide self-assembled in an aqueous media. Chemistry Letters, 1240-1241 (2001).

Maloney, K. N. & Sasaki, T. Synthesis of a multivalent carbohydrate ligand. Book of Abstracts,
219th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 26-30, 2000, CHED-390 (2000).

Boeckl, M. S., Bramblett, A. L., Ratner, B. D., Rogers, J. W., Jr. & Sasaki, T. Porphyrin selfassembly
on gold for molecular design of biorecognition surfaces. Book of Abstracts, 219th ACS
National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 26-30, 2000, COLL-399 (2000).

Boeckl, M. S. et al. Self-Assembly of Tetraphenylporphyrin Monolayers on Gold Substrates.
Langmuir 16, 5644-5653 (2000).


Sakai, S., Shigemasa, Y. & Sasaki, T. Iron(II)-assisted assembly of trivalent GalNAc clusters and
their interactions with GalNAc-specific lectins. Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan 72, 1313-
1319 (1999).

Geier, G. R., III & Sasaki, T. Catalytic oxidation of alkenes with a surface-bound metalloporphyrinpeptide
conjugate. Tetrahedron 55, 1859-1870 (1999).

Tahmassebi, D. C. & Sasaki, T. Synthesis of a Three-Helix Bundle Protein by Reductive
Amination. Journal of Organic Chemistry 63, 728-731 (1998).

Hwang, K.-o. & Sasaki, T. Imprinting for the assembly of artificial receptors on a silica surface.
Journal of Materials Chemistry 8, 2153-2156 (1998).

Sakai, S., Shigemasa, Y. & Sasaki, T. A self-adjusting carbohydrate ligand for GalNAc specific
lectins. Tetrahedron Letters 38, 8145-8148 (1997).

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Awards & Activities


Scientific Advisor for Syntrix, 2000

1999 Visiting Professor, Nagoya University, Japan.

Consultant for AmeriTech, Seattle, 1996 – 1998

Consultant for Zymo Genetics, Seattle, 2/1/91 - 6/30/96

Honorary member, Phi Eta Sigma undergraduate honor society

Nihon Ikuei-Kai Scholarship (graduate)

Nihon Ikuei-Kai Scholarship (undergraduate)

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