Fields of interest:
Structure-function relationships of food and non-food related enzymes,
Carbohydrate metabolism in potatoes,
Applications of food-related nanoscale science and technology.
S Pattorn, Y Horimoto, P Hongsprabhas, RY Yada:
Influence of aggregation on the antioxidative capacity of milk peptides.
Int. Dairy J. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idairyj.2011.12.008 (2012)
P Bhaumik, H Xiao, K Hidaka, A Gustchina, Y Kiso, RY Yada, A Wlodawer:
Structural insights into activation and inhibition of histo-aspartic protease (HAP) from Plasmodium falciparum.
Biochemistry 50 (41): 8862–8879, (2011).
BC Bryksa, P Bhaumik, E Magracheva, DC De Moura, M Kurylowicz, A Zdanov, JR Dutcher, A Wlodawer, RY Yada:
Structure and mechanism of the saposin-like domain of a plant aspartic proteinase.
J. Biol. Chem. 286: 28265-28275, (2011).
H Chen, RY Yada:
Nanotechnologies in agriculture: new tools for sustainable development.
Trends Food Sci. Technol. 22: 585-594, (2011).
DR Dee, B Myers, RY Yada:
Dynamics of thermodynamically stable, kinetically trapped and inhibitor-bound states of pepsin.
Biophys. J. 101(7): 1699-1709, (2011).
R Pinhero, R Pazhekattu, AG Marangoni, Q Liu, RY Yada:
Alleviation of low temperature sweetening in potato by expressing Arabidopsis pyruvate decarboxylase gene and stress-inducible rd29A: A preliminary study.
Physiol. Mol. Biol. Plants. 17 (2): 105-114, (2011).
MA Mazorra-Manzano, T Tanaka, DR Dee, RY Yada:
Structure-function characterization of the recombinant aspartic proteinase A1 from Arabidopsis thaliana.
Phytochem. 71: 515-523, (2010).
Books and Chapters:
B Grodzinski, W King, RY Yada (Editors) and Murray Moo-Young (Senior Editor):
Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies.
Comprehensive Biotechnology, Second Edition, volume 4, Elsevier (2011).
L Dube, A Bechara, A Dagher, A Drewnowski, J LeBel, P James, RY Yada (Editors):
Obesity Prevention: The Role of Brain and Society on Individual Behavior.
Academic Press, Elsevier (2010).
RY Yada (Editor):
Proteins in food processing production and marketing matters.
Woodhead Publishing Co. (2004).