Osamu Kozawa


Affiliation: Gifu University
Country: Japan


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    Kozawa O, Hatakeyama D, Tokuda H, Oiso Y, Matsuno H, Uematsu T. Sphingomyelinase amplifies BMP-4-induced osteocalcin synthesis in osteoblasts: role of ceramide. Cell Signal. 2002;14:999-1004 pubmed
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    Kozawa O, Niwa M, Hatakeyama D, Tokuda H, Oiso Y, Matsuno H, et al. Specific induction of heat shock protein 27 by glucocorticoid in osteoblasts. J Cell Biochem. 2002;86:357-64 pubmed
    ..These results strongly suggest that glucocorticoid stimulates the induction of neither HSP70 nor HSP90, but HSP27 in osteoblasts, and that p38 MAP kinase is involved in the induction of HSP27. ..