Publications (after 2019)


S. Nishimura, M. Tanaka

The Intermediate Water Concept for Pioneering Polymeric Biomaterials: A Review and Update

Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn, accepted (2023)  DOI:10.1246/bcsj.20230168
A. Sawamoto, S. Nishimura, N. Higashi, T. Koga

Synthesis of amino acid-derived vinyl polymers with precisely controlled hydropathy and their thermoresponsive behavior in water

Polym. Chem.14, 2857-2864 (2023). (Front Cover in this issue)  DOI:10.1039/D3PY00353A
S. Nishimura

環境に調和するプラスチックの開発基盤 ~ケミカルリサイクル性と材料特性を両立する合成戦略~

化学, 78, 61-62 (2023).
S. Nishimura, M. Tanaka,

生体親和性を有するテーラーメイド型温度応答性ポリ(N-(ω-アクリロイロキシアルキル)-2-ピロリドン) の設計と合成,

J. Jpn. Soc. Biomater.,41, 24-25 (2023).
T. Koga,


J. Jpn. Soc. Colour Mater.,96, 53-57 (2023).  DOI:10.4011/shikizai.96.53


T. Koga, Y. Oatari, H. Motoda, S. Nishimura, Y. Sasaki, Y. Okamoto, D. Yamamoto, A. Shioi, N. Higashi,

Star-shaped Peptide-Polymer Hybrids as Fast pH-Responsive Supramolecular Hydrogels,

Biomacromolecules,23, 2941-2950 (2022).  DOI:10.1021/acs.biomac.2c00411
S. Shiomoto, K. Inoue, H. Higuchi, S. Nishimura, H. Takaba, M. Tanaka, M. Kobayashi,

Characterization of Hydration Water Bound to Choline Phosphate-Containing Polymers,

Biomacromolecules,23, 2999-3008 (2022).  DOI:10.1021/acs.biomac.2c00484
Y. Ikemoto, Y. Harada, M. Tanaka, S. Nishimura, D. Murakami, Y. Kurahashi, T. Moriwaki, K. Yamazoe, H. Washizu, Y. Ishii, H. Torii,

Infrared Spectra and Hydrogen-Bond Configurations of Water Molecules at the Interface of Water-Insoluble Polymers under Humidified Conditions,

J. Phys. Chem. B.,126, 4143-4151 (2022).  DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcb.2c01702
古賀 智之・東 信行

アミノ酸系高分子で機能化したナノ粒子の創製、高分子微粒子の最新技術動向 (シーエムシー出版) 第1編, 第6章,

48-57 (2022).
T. Koga, A. Ikejiri, N. Higashi,

Narcissistic Self-sorting of Amphiphilic Collagen-inspired Peptides in Supramolecular Vesicular Assemblies,

Langmuir,38, 2294-2300 (2022).  DOI:10.1021/acs.langmuir.1c02978
S. Nishimura, K. Nishida, S. Shiomoto, M. Tanaka,

Surfactant-Free Suspension Polymerization of Hydrophilic Monomers with an Oil-in-Water System for the Preparation of Microparticles Toward the Selective Isolation of Tumor Cells,

Mater. Adv.,3, 5043-5054 (2022).  DOI:10.1039/D2MA00129B
S. Nishimura, K. Nishida, T. Ueda, S. Shiomoto, M. Tanaka,

poly(N-(ω-acryloyloxy-n-alkyl)-2-pyrrolidone)s with widely-tunable lower critical solution temperatures (LCSTs): a promising alternative to poly(N-isopropylacrylamide),

Polym. Chem.,13, 2519-2530 (2022).  DOI: 10.1039/D2PY00154C


T. Koga, T. Morishita, Y. Harumoto, S. Nishimura, N. Higashi,

Spider Silk-inspired Peptide Multiblock Hybrid Copolymers for Self-healable Thin Film Materials,

Mater. Adv., 2, 7851-7860 (2021). (Front cover in this issue.)  DOI: 10.1039/D1MA00823D
東 信行・猿田 孟徳・古賀 智之


同志社大学ハリス理化学研究報告, 62(2), 55-62 (2021).  DOI:10.14988/00028386
T. Koga, T. Matsuoka, Y. Morita, N. Higashi,

Injectable Hydrogels Self-assembled from Oligopeptide-Poly(2-methacryloyloxyethyl phosphorylcholine) Hybrid Graft Copolymers for Cell Scaffolds and Controlled Release Applications,

Mater. Adv., 2, 4068-4074 (2021).  DOI:10.1039/D1MA00347J

T. Koga, S. Kingetsu, N. Higashi,

Supramolecular Nanofibers from Collagen-mimetic Peptides Bearing Various Aromatic Groups at N-Termini via Hierarchical Self-assembly,

Int. J. Mol. Sci.,22, 4533 (1-11) (2021).  DOI:10.3390/ijms22094533


古賀 智之・西村 慎之介・東 信行


ファインケミカル, 49(8), 12-17 (2020).
T. Yamano, N. Higashi, T. Koga,

Unique Self-assembly of Sequence-controlled Amino Acid Derived Vinyl Polymer with Gradient Thermoresponsiveness along a Chain,

Langmuir,36, 6550-6556 (2020).  DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.0c01036
N. Higashi, R. Yoshikawa, T. Koga,

Photo-responsive Azobenzene Interactions Promote Hierarchical Self-assembly of Collagen Triple-Helical Peptides to Various Higher-order Structures,

RSC Adv.10, 15947-15954 (2020).  DOI: 10.1039/D0RA02906H
古賀 智之・東 信行


「自己修復材料・自己組織化・形状記憶材料の開発と応用事例」(技術情報協会), 第6章, 第8節, 424-429 (2020).
T. Koga, K. Tomimori, N. Higashi,

 Transparent, High Strength, and Shape-memory Hydrogels from Thermo-responsive Amino Acid-derived Vinyl Polymer Networks,

Macromol. Rapid Commun.,41, 1900650 (1-7) (2020).  DOI:10.1002/marc.201900650
T. Yamano, N. Higashi, T. Koga,

Precisely Synthesized Sequence-controlled Amino Acid-derived Vinyl Polymers: New Insights into Thermo-responsive Polymer Design,

Macromol. Rapid Commun., 41, 1900550 (1-8) (2020).  DOI:10.1002/marc.201900550


S. Nishimura, N. Hokazono, Y. Taki, H. Motoda, Y. Morita, K. Yamamoto, N. Higashi, T. Koga,

Photocleavable Peptide-Poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate) Hybrid Graft Copolymer via Post-polymerization Modification by Click Chemistry to Modulate the Cell Affinities of 2D and 3D-Materials,

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 11, 24577-24587 (2019).  DOI:10.1021/acsami.9b06807
N. Higashi, K. Narimatsu, M. Okumura, S. Nishimura, T. Koga,

Spontaneous Formation of
Nanoparticles from Peptide-Vinyl Polymer Diblock Hybrids Prepared by RAFT Polymerization and
Their Interactions with Cells,

ACS Omega,4, 8104-8111 (2019).  DOI:10.1021/acsomega.9b00899
西村 慎之介・東 信行・古賀 智之

アミノ酸からつくる機能性ポリマーによる生体適合性表面の設計, 「無機/有機材料の表面 処理・改質による生体適合性付与」

(シーエムシー出版),第4章, 173-181 (2019).
S. Nishimura, N. Higashi, T. Koga,

A Novel Thermo-responsive Multiblock Architecture Composed
of a Sequential Peptide and an Amino Acid-derived Vinyl Polymer: Toward Protein-mimicking
Single-chain Folding,

Chem. Commun.,55, 1498-1501 (2019).  DOI:10.1039/C8CC09051C
S. Nishimura, N. Higashi, T. Koga,

Synthesis of Peptide–Vinyl Polymer Multiblock Hybrids by Nitroxide-mediated Polymerization: Breaking the Limitations of Monomer Compatibility,

Polym. Chem.,10, 71-76 (2019). (Cover picture in this issue)  DOI:10.1039/C8PY01330F