Hiroshi Kuromi

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Affiliation: Gunma University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Exocytosis and endocytosis of synaptic vesicles and functional roles of vesicle pools: lessons from the Drosophila neuromuscular junction
    Hiroshi Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Neuroscientist 11:138-47. 2005
  2. ncbi Tetanic stimulation recruits vesicles from reserve pool via a cAMP-mediated process in Drosophila synapses
    H Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuron 27:133-43. 2000
  3. ncbi Selective replenishment of two vesicle pools depends on the source of Ca2+ at the Drosophila synapse
    Hiroshi Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuron 35:333-43. 2002
  4. ncbi Ca2+ influx through distinct routes controls exocytosis and endocytosis at drosophila presynaptic terminals
    Hiroshi Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuron 41:101-11. 2004
  5. ncbi Synaptic vesicle pools and plasticity of synaptic transmission at the Drosophila synapse
    Yoshiaki Kidokoro
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University of School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 47:18-32. 2004
  6. ncbi Repetitive exposures to nicotine induce a hyper-responsiveness via the cAMP/PKA/CREB signal pathway in Drosophila
    Jiamei Hou
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurobiol 60:249-61. 2004
  7. ncbi Two synaptic vesicle pools, vesicle recruitment and replenishment of pools at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction
    Hiroshi Kuromi
    Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurocytol 32:551-65. 2003
  8. ncbi Two distinct pools of synaptic vesicles in single presynaptic boutons in a temperature-sensitive Drosophila mutant, shibire
    H Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuron 20:917-25. 1998
  9. ncbi Activation of metabotropic glutamate receptors enhances synaptic transmission at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction
    D Zhang
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuropharmacology 38:645-57. 1999
  10. ncbi The optically determined size of exo/endo cycling vesicle pool correlates with the quantal content at the neuromuscular junction of Drosophila larvae
    H Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurosci 19:1557-65. 1999

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Publications11

  1. ncbi Exocytosis and endocytosis of synaptic vesicles and functional roles of vesicle pools: lessons from the Drosophila neuromuscular junction
    Hiroshi Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Neuroscientist 11:138-47. 2005
    ..Thus, SV dynamics is closely involved in modulation of synaptic efficacy and influences synaptic plasticity...
  2. ncbi Tetanic stimulation recruits vesicles from reserve pool via a cAMP-mediated process in Drosophila synapses
    H Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuron 27:133-43. 2000
    ..In rutabaga (rut) with low cAMP levels, mobilization of vesicles from RP during tetanic stimulation was depressed, while it was enhanced in dunce (dnc) with high cAMP levels...
  3. ncbi Selective replenishment of two vesicle pools depends on the source of Ca2+ at the Drosophila synapse
    Hiroshi Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuron 35:333-43. 2002
    ..In contrast, the RP is refilled after cessation of tetanus by a process mediated by Ca2+ released from internal stores...
  4. ncbi Ca2+ influx through distinct routes controls exocytosis and endocytosis at drosophila presynaptic terminals
    Hiroshi Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuron 41:101-11. 2004
    ..In shibire(ts1), a dynamin mutant, flunarizine or La(3+) inhibited assembly of clathrin at the plasma membrane during stimulation without affecting dynamin function...
  5. ncbi Synaptic vesicle pools and plasticity of synaptic transmission at the Drosophila synapse
    Yoshiaki Kidokoro
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University of School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 47:18-32. 2004
    ..Since a variety of mutants that have distinct defects in synaptic transmission are available for detailed studies of synaptic function, this direction of approach in Drosophila seems promising...
  6. ncbi Repetitive exposures to nicotine induce a hyper-responsiveness via the cAMP/PKA/CREB signal pathway in Drosophila
    Jiamei Hou
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurobiol 60:249-61. 2004
    ..Induction of a dominant negative CREB transgene also blocked the enhancement, suggesting that CREB-mediated gene transcription is required for the hyper-responsiveness...
  7. ncbi Two synaptic vesicle pools, vesicle recruitment and replenishment of pools at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction
    Hiroshi Kuromi
    Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurocytol 32:551-65. 2003
    ..Mobilization of internal Ca(2+) stores underlies RP replenishment. SV dynamics is involved in synaptic plasticity and D NMJs are suitable for further studies...
  8. ncbi Two distinct pools of synaptic vesicles in single presynaptic boutons in a temperature-sensitive Drosophila mutant, shibire
    H Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuron 20:917-25. 1998
    ..Cytochalasin D treatment eliminated the reserve pool and reduced synaptic transmission evoked by high frequency stimulation. Thus, the reserve pool may play a crucial role for sustaining high frequency synaptic transmission...
  9. ncbi Activation of metabotropic glutamate receptors enhances synaptic transmission at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction
    D Zhang
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neuropharmacology 38:645-57. 1999
    ..We suggest that at the larval Drosophila neuromuscular junction endogenous glutamate released at the terminal potentiates synaptic transmission via a process involving cAMP...
  10. ncbi The optically determined size of exo/endo cycling vesicle pool correlates with the quantal content at the neuromuscular junction of Drosophila larvae
    H Kuromi
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurosci 19:1557-65. 1999
    ..The results suggest that vesicles in the exo/endo cycling pool primarily participate in evoked exocytosis of vesicles...
  11. ncbi Experience-dependent formation and recruitment of large vesicles from reserve pool
    Joern R Steinert
    Department of Neurobiology, Interdisciplinary Center for Neurosciences, University of Heidelberg, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Neuron 50:723-33. 2006
    ..Our results demonstrate that natural behavior can induce the formation, recruitment, and release of larger vesicles in an experience-dependent manner and hence provide evidence for an additional mechanism of synaptic potentiation...