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バイオサイエンス研究科 / Graduate School of Biological Sciences

バイオサイエンス研究科 / Graduate School of Biological Sciences

 

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  • Akashi, Kinya; Yoshimura, Kazuya; Kajikawa, Masataka; Hanada, Kouhei; Kosaka, Rina; Kato, Atsushi; Katoh, Akira; Nanasato, Yoshihiko; Tsujimoto, Hisashi; Yokota, Akiho (Taylor & Francis, 2016-06-07)
    Enhanced root growth is known as the survival strategy of plants under drought. Previous proteome analysis in drought-resistant wild watermelon has shown that Ran GTPase, an essential regulator of cell division and ...
  • Katoh, Akira; Ashida, Hiroki; Kasajima, Ichiro; Shigeoka, Shigeru; Yokota, Akiho (JAPANESE SOCIETY OF BREEDING, 2015-04-24)
    The combined total annual yield of six major crops (maize, rice, wheat, cassava, soybean, and potato; Solanum tuberosum L.) amounts to 3.1 billion tons. In recent years, staple crops have begun to be used as substitutes ...
  • Higashiguchi, Yasuna; Katsuta, Kazuhiro; Minegishi, Takunori; Yonemura, Shigenobu; Urasaki, Akihiro; Inagaki, Naoyuki (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2016-05-13)
    Shootin1 is a brain-specific cytoplasmic protein involved in neuronal polarity formation and axon outgrowth. It accumulates at the leading edge of axonal growth cones, where it mediates the mechanical coupling between ...
  • Nishii, Tomonori; Oikawa, Yu; Ishida, Yasumasa; Kawaichi, Masashi; Matsuda, Eishou (American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2012-02-07)
    Mouse embryonic stem cells (ESCs) require transcriptional regulation to ensure rapid proliferation that allows for self-renewal. However, the molecular mechanism by which transcriptional factors regulate this rapid ...
  • Oikawa, Yu; Omori, Reiko; Nishii, Tomonori; Ishida, Yasumasa; Kawaichi, Masashi; Matsuda, Eishou (Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2011-05-31)
    Postnatal growth and regeneration of skeletal muscle are carried out mainly by satellite cells, which, upon stimulation, begin to express myogenin (Myog), the critical determinant of myogenic differentiation. DNA methylation ...
  • Oikawa, Yu; Matsuda, Eishou; Nishii, Tomonori; Ishida, Yasumasa; Kawaichi, Masashi (American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2008-05-23)
    We previously identified and characterized a murine BTB domain-containing protein, CIBZ (ZBTB38 in human), that interacts with CtBP and binds to methylated CpGs. However, its physiological function remained unknown. As ...
  • Okai, Shinsaku; Usui, Fumihito; Yokota, Shuhei; Hori-i, Yusaku; Hasegawa, Makoto; Nakamura, Toshinobu; Kurosawa, Manabu; Okada, Seiji; Yamamoto, Kazuya; Nishiyama, Eri; Mori, Hiroshi; Yamada, Takuji; Kurokawa, Ken; Matsumoto, Satoshi; Nanno, Masanobu; Naito, Tomoaki; Watanabe, Yohei; Kato, Tamotsu; Miyauchi, Eiji; Ohno, Hiroshi; Shinkura, Reiko (Macmillan Publishers Limited, 2016-07-04)
    Immunoglobulin A (IgA) is the main antibody isotype secreted into the intestinal lumen. IgA plays a critical role in the defence against pathogens and in the maintenance of intestinal homeostasis. However, how secreted IgA ...
  • Koi, Satoshi; Hisanaga, Tetsuya; Sato, Katsutoshi; Shimamura, Masaki; Yamato, Katsuyuki T; Ishizaki, Kimitsune; Kohchi, Takayuki; Nakajima, Keiji (Elsevier, 2016-06-23)
    In contrast to animals, in which the germ cell lineage is established during embryogenesis, plant germ cells are generated in reproductive organs via reprogramming of somatic cells. The factors that control germ cell ...
  • Ito, Jun; Fukaki, Hidehiro; Onoda, Makoto; Li, Lin; Li, Chuanyou; Tasaka, Masao; Furutani, Masahiko (National Academy of Sciences, 2016-05-23)
    Mediator is a multiprotein complex that integrates the signals from transcription factors binding to the promoter and transmits them to achieve gene transcription. The subunits of Mediator complex reside in four modules: ...
  • Thagun, Chonprakun; Imanishi, Shunsuke; Kudo, Toru; Nakabayashi, Ryo; Ohyama, Kiyoshi; Mori, Tetsuya; Kawamoto, Koichi; Nakamura, Yukino; Katayama, Minami; Nonaka, Satoko; Matsukura, Chiaki; Yano, Kentaro; Ezura, Hiroshi; Saito, Kazuki; Hashimoto, Takashi; Shoji, Tsubasa (Oxford University Press, 2016-04-15)
    Steroidal glycoalkaloids (SGAs) are cholesterol-derived specialized metabolites produced in species of the Solanaceae. Here, we report that a group of jasmonate-responsive transcription factors of the ETHYLENE RESPONSE ...
  • Hasegawa, Junko; Sakamoto, Yuki; Nakagami, Satoru; Aida, Mitsuhiro; Sawa, Shinichiro; Matsunaga, Sachihiro (Oxford University Press, 2016-02-29)
    Clearing techniques eliminate factors that interfere with microscopic observation, including light scattering and absorption by pigments and cytoplasmic components. The techniques allow fluorescence-based detailed analyses ...
  • Okuyama-Uchimura, Fumi; Komai, Shoji (SAGE Publications, 2015-11-02)
    In contrast to the previously held notion that mice have a weak visual system, it is now generally accepted that mice can perceive rather complicated figures in various contexts such as in cognitive experiments and in ...
  • Yamada, Kohji; Yamashita‐Yamada, Misuzu; Hirase, Taishi; Fujiwara, Tadashi; Tsuda, Kenichi; Hiruma, Kei; Saijo, Yusuke (EMBO Press, 2015-11-16)
    Pathogens infect a host by suppressing defense responses induced upon recognition of microbe‐associated molecular patterns (MAMPs). Despite this suppression, MAMP receptors mediate basal resistance to limit host susceptibility, ...
  • Tanaka, Yoshiki; Sugano, Yasunori; Takemoto, Mizuki; Mori, Takaharu; Furukawa, Arata; Kusakizako, Tsukasa; Kumazaki, Kaoru; Kashima, Ayako; Ishitani, Ryuichiro; Sugita, Yuji; Nureki, Osamu; Tsukazaki, Tomoya (Elsevier, 2015-11-12)
    The bacterial SecYEG translocon functions as a conserved protein-conducting channel. Conformational transitions of SecYEG allow protein translocation across the membrane without perturbation of membrane permeability. Here, ...
  • Iwano, Megumi; Ito, Kanae; Fujii, Sota; Kakita, Mitsuru; Asano-Shimosato, Hiroko; Igarashi, Motoko; Kaothien-Nakayama, Pulla; Entani, Tetsuyuki; Kanatani, Asaka; Takehisa, Masashi; Tanaka, Masaki; Komatsu, Kunihiko; Shiba, Hiroshi; Nagai, Takeharu; Miyawaki, Atsushi; Isogai, Akira; Takayama, Seiji (Nature Publishing Group, 2015-09-01)
    Self-incompatibility in the Brassicaceae is controlled by multiple haplotypes encoding the pollen ligand (S-locus protein 11, SP11, also known as S-locus cysteine-rich protein, SCR) and its stigmatic receptor (S-receptor ...
  • Kubo, Yusuke; Baba, Kentarou; Toriyama, Michinori; Minegishi, Takunori; Sugiura, Tadao; Kozawa, Satoshi; Ikeda, Kazushi; Inagaki, Naoyuki (The Rockefeller University Press, 2015-08-17)
    Motile cells transduce environmental chemical signals into mechanical forces to achieve properly controlled migration. This signal-force transduction is thought to require regulated mechanical coupling between actin filaments ...
  • Katsuno, Hiroko; Toriyama, Michinori; Hosokawa, Yoichiroh; Mizuno, Kensaku; Ikeda, Kazushi; Sakumura, Yuichi; Inagaki, Naoyuki (Elsevier, 2015-07-16)
    Actin and actin-associated proteins migrate within various cell types. To uncover the mechanism of their migration, we analyzed actin waves, which translocate actin and actin-associated proteins along neuronal axons toward ...
  • Tanaka, Yoshiki; Hipolito, Christopher J.; Maturana, Andres D.; Ito, Koichi; Kuroda, Teruo; Higuchi, Takashi; Katoh, Takayuki; Kato, Hideaki E.; Hattori, Motoyuki; Kumazaki, Kaoru; Tsukazaki, Tomoya; Ishitani, Ryuichiro; Suga, Hiroaki; Nureki, Osamu (Nature Publishing Group, a division of Macmillan Publishers, 2013-03-27)
    Multidrug and toxic compound extrusion (MATE) family transporters are conserved in the three primary domains of life (Archaea, Bacteria and Eukarya), and export xenobiotics using an electrochemical gradient of H+ or Na+ ...
  • Doki, Shintaro; Kato, Hideaki E.; Solcan, Nicolae; Iwaki, Masayo; Koyama, Michio; Hattori, Motoyuki; Iwase, Norihiko; Tsukazaki, Tomoya; Sugita, Yuji; Kandori, Hideki; Newstead, Simon; Ishitani, yuichiro; Nureki, Osamu (National Academy of Sciences, 2013-07-09)
    Proton-dependent oligopeptide transporters (POTs) are major facilitator superfamily (MFS) proteins that mediate the uptake of peptides and peptide-like molecules, using the inwardly directed H+ gradient across the membrane. ...
  • Kumazaki, Kaoru; Tsukazaki, Tomoya; Nishizawa, Tomohiro; Tanaka, Yoshiki; Kato, Hideaki E; Nakada-Nakura, Yoshiko; Hirata, Kunio; Mori, Yoshihiro; Suga, Hiroaki; Dohmae, Naoshi; Ishitani, Ryuichiro; Nureki, Osamu (International Union of Crystallography, 2014-07-23)
    YidC, a member of the YidC/Oxa1/Alb3 family, inserts proteins into the membrane and facilitates membrane-protein folding in bacteria. YidC plays key roles in both Sec-mediated integration and Sec-independent insertion of ...

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