Yutaka Miura

Summary

Affiliation: Kirin Brewery Co
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc A randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled crossover trial on the effects of L-ornithine on salivary cortisol and feelings of fatigue of flushers the morning after alcohol consumption
    Takeshi Kokubo
    Developmental Research Group, Functional Food Business Project, Kirin Holdings Company, Limited, 1 13 5 Fukuura Kanazawa ku, Yokohama 236 0004, Japan
    Biopsychosoc Med 7:6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Effects of taste solutions, carbonation, and cold stimulus on the power frequency content of swallowing submental surface electromyography
    Yutaka Miura
    Central Laboratories for Frontier Technology, Kirin Holdings, Yokohama, Japan
    Chem Senses 34:325-31. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary isohumulones, the bitter components of beer, raise plasma HDL-cholesterol levels and reduce liver cholesterol and triacylglycerol contents similar to PPARalpha activations in C57BL/6 mice
    Yutaka Miura
    Central Laboratories for Key Technology, Kirin Brewery Co Ltd, Kanazawa Ku, Yokohamashi 236 0004, Japan
    Br J Nutr 93:559-67. 2005
  4. pmc Production of the carotenoids lycopene, beta-carotene, and astaxanthin in the food yeast Candida utilis
    Y Miura
    Central Laboratories for Key Technology, Kirin Brewery Co, Ltd, Kanagawa, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 64:1226-9. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Isohumulones modulate blood lipid status through the activation of PPAR alpha
    Masako Shimura
    Central Laboratories for Key Technology, Kirin Brewery Co, Ltd, Yokohama 236 0004, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1736:51-60. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effect of resveratrol on proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia and hyperlipidemia in nephritic rats
    T Nihei
    Department of Applied Biological Science, Tokyo Noko University, Fuchu, Japan
    Life Sci 68:2845-52. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Tea catechins prevent the development of atherosclerosis in apoprotein E-deficient mice
    Y Miura
    School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka, 52 1, Yada, Shizuoka, 422 8526, Japan
    J Nutr 131:27-32. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of Limulus alpha 2-macroglobulin
    D Iwaki
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Eur J Biochem 242:822-31. 1996
  9. ncbi request reprint Characterization of immobilized hepatocytes as liver support
    Y Miura
    Department of Biochemical Engineering, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University, Japan
    Biomater Artif Cells Artif Organs 18:549-54. 1990
  10. ncbi request reprint Reduced function of CD4+25+ regulatory T cell fraction in silicosis patients
    P Wu
    Department of Hygiene, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki, Okayama 701 0192, Japan
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:357-68. 2006

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Publications26

  1. pmc A randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled crossover trial on the effects of L-ornithine on salivary cortisol and feelings of fatigue of flushers the morning after alcohol consumption
    Takeshi Kokubo
    Developmental Research Group, Functional Food Business Project, Kirin Holdings Company, Limited, 1 13 5 Fukuura Kanazawa ku, Yokohama 236 0004, Japan
    Biopsychosoc Med 7:6. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Effects of taste solutions, carbonation, and cold stimulus on the power frequency content of swallowing submental surface electromyography
    Yutaka Miura
    Central Laboratories for Frontier Technology, Kirin Holdings, Yokohama, Japan
    Chem Senses 34:325-31. 2009
    ..Cold stimulus significantly decreased the low-frequency content. In summary, this study reveals that taste, carbonation, and cold stimulus have qualitatively different influences on the power frequency content of swallowing sEMG...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary isohumulones, the bitter components of beer, raise plasma HDL-cholesterol levels and reduce liver cholesterol and triacylglycerol contents similar to PPARalpha activations in C57BL/6 mice
    Yutaka Miura
    Central Laboratories for Key Technology, Kirin Brewery Co Ltd, Kanazawa Ku, Yokohamashi 236 0004, Japan
    Br J Nutr 93:559-67. 2005
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that the modulation of lipid metabolism observed in mice fed diets containing isohumulones is, at least in part, mediated by activation of PPARalpha...
  4. pmc Production of the carotenoids lycopene, beta-carotene, and astaxanthin in the food yeast Candida utilis
    Y Miura
    Central Laboratories for Key Technology, Kirin Brewery Co, Ltd, Kanagawa, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 64:1226-9. 1998
    ..1, 0.4, and 0.4 mg per g (dry weight) of cells, respectively. This was considered to be a result of the carbon flow into ergosterol biosynthesis being partially redirected to the nonendogenous pathway for carotenoid production...
  5. ncbi request reprint Isohumulones modulate blood lipid status through the activation of PPAR alpha
    Masako Shimura
    Central Laboratories for Key Technology, Kirin Brewery Co, Ltd, Yokohama 236 0004, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1736:51-60. 2005
    ..Thus, our results strongly suggest that IHE intake upregulates the expression of key genes that are involved in hepatic fatty acid oxidation, and that it ameliorates the blood lipid profile by activating PPARalpha...
  6. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effect of resveratrol on proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia and hyperlipidemia in nephritic rats
    T Nihei
    Department of Applied Biological Science, Tokyo Noko University, Fuchu, Japan
    Life Sci 68:2845-52. 2001
    ..From these results, resveratrol is suggested to be a potent anti-glomerulonephritic food factor capable of suppressing proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia and hyperlipidemia at the same time...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tea catechins prevent the development of atherosclerosis in apoprotein E-deficient mice
    Y Miura
    School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka, 52 1, Yada, Shizuoka, 422 8526, Japan
    J Nutr 131:27-32. 2001
    ..These results suggest that chronic ingestion of tea extract prevents the development of atherosclerosis without changing the plasma lipid level in apoE-deficient mice, probably through the potent antioxidative activity of the tea...
  8. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of Limulus alpha 2-macroglobulin
    D Iwaki
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Eur J Biochem 242:822-31. 1996
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  9. ncbi request reprint Characterization of immobilized hepatocytes as liver support
    Y Miura
    Department of Biochemical Engineering, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University, Japan
    Biomater Artif Cells Artif Organs 18:549-54. 1990
    ..Therefore, it is suggested that immobilized hepatocytes could be applied to a hybrid artificial liver support...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reduced function of CD4+25+ regulatory T cell fraction in silicosis patients
    P Wu
    Department of Hygiene, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki, Okayama 701 0192, Japan
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:357-68. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Cloning and characterization of an ATBF1 isoform that expresses in a neuronal differentiation-dependent manner
    Y Miura
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Biol Chem 270:26840-8. 1995
    ..These results showed that ATBF1-A and ATBF1-B transcripts are generated by alternative promoter usage combined with alternative splicing and that the ATBF1-A-specific promoter is activated during neuronal differentiation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Activation of ATBF1, a multiple-homeodomain zinc-finger gene, during neuronal differentiation of murine embryonal carcinoma cells
    A Ido
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Dev Biol 163:184-7. 1994
    ..These temporal patterns of ATBF1 expression in vivo and in vitro suggest that ATBF1 may play a role in neuronal differentiation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intact Golgi synthesize complex branched O-linked chains on glycoside primers: evidence for the functional continuity of seven glycosyltransferases and three sugar nucleotide transporters
    S Kim
    Korea Basic Science Institute, Taejon 305-333, South Korea
    Glycoconj J 18:623-33. 2001
    ..Glycosylation of artificial acceptors could be used to track the functional continuity or co-localization of multiple glycosyltransferases and transporters under conditions where Golgi morphology disintegrates and/or reappears...
  14. ncbi request reprint Indications for curative resection of advanced gallbladder cancer with hepatoduodenal ligament invasion
    I Endo
    Second Department of Surgery, Yokohama City University School of Medicine, 3-9 Fukuura, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama 236-0004, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 8:505-10. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Aggressive surgical resection for curative purposes should be limited to patients with low-grade HLI and metastasis-negative paraaortic lymph nodes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a role of p38 MAP kinase in expression of alkaline phosphatase during osteoblastic cell differentiation
    A Suzuki
    Division of Bone Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bone 30:91-8. 2002
    ..JNK is also probably involved in the regulation of osteoblastic cell differentiation, but its precise role requires further investigation...
  16. ncbi request reprint G(s) signaling is intact after disruption of lipid rafts
    Y Miura
    Metabolic Diseases Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Biochemistry 40:15418-23. 2001
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Tec protein-tyrosine kinase is an effector molecule of Lyn protein-tyrosine kinase
    H Mano
    Department of Molecular Biology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi ken, Japan
    FASEB J 10:637-42. 1996
    ..From this evidence we conclude that Tec acts downstream of Lyn in intracellular signaling pathways. This is a novel case where one PTK is phosphorylated and regulated by another...
  18. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune-mediated vasculopathy
    W Chen
    Department of Oncology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Clin Immunol 100:57-70. 2001
    ..The results of these studies suggest that CsA-induced autoreactive mechanisms can contribute to the development of graft vasculopathy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Regulation of aquaporin-4 expression in astrocytes
    K Yoneda
    Department of Bioregulation Research, Nagoya City University Medical School, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya 467-8601, Japan
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 89:94-102. 2001
    ..These results suggest that AQP4 expression may be induced not only at the initiation of astrocytic differentiation of neural stem cells, but also at the G0/G1-phase during the cell cycle of astrocytes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of a human RP105 homologue and chromosomal localization of the mouse and human RP105 genes (Ly64 and LY64)
    Y Miura
    Department of Immunology, Saga Medical School, Nabeshima, Saga, 849, Japan
    Genomics 38:299-304. 1996
    ..The human LY64 locus was localized to 5q12 by fluorescence in situ hybridization, confirming the syntenic relationship between these regions of the mouse and human chromosomes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Identification of mammalian TOM22 as a subunit of the preprotein translocase of the mitochondrial outer membrane
    K Saeki
    Institute of Life Science, Kurume University, 2432 3, Aikawa machi, Kurume 839 0861, Japan
    J Biol Chem 275:31996-2002. 2000
    ..Taken together, these results demonstrate that 1C9-2 is a functional homologue of fungal Tom22 and functions as a component of the TOM complex...
  22. ncbi request reprint The mouse ZFH-4 protein contains four homeodomains and twenty-two zinc fingers
    N Sakata
    Department of Biochemistry, Showa Pharmaceutical University, Machida, Tokyo, 194 8543, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 273:686-93. 2000
    ..Other comparative analysis suggests functional similarities and dissimilarities between ZFH-4 and ATBF1...
  23. ncbi request reprint Genetically determined aberrant down-regulation of FcgammaRIIB1 in germinal center B cells associated with hyper-IgG and IgG autoantibodies in murine systemic lupus erythematosus
    Y Jiang
    Department of Pathology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8421, Japan
    Int Immunol 11:1685-91. 1999
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Developmental changes in expression of the ATBF1 transcription factor gene
    M Watanabe
    Department of Anatomy, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 42:344-9. 1996
    ..These results illustrate significant regional differences in the ATBF1 expression and suggest a role of the ATBF1 gene in the formation of some specific cell populations in developing central nervous system...
  25. ncbi request reprint Tec and Jak2 kinases cooperate to mediate cytokine-driven activation of c-fos transcription
    Y Yamashita
    Department of Molecular Biology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    Blood 91:1496-507. 1998
    ..Thus, Tec and Jak2 can "cross-talk" in a complexed way to mediate cytokine-driven c-fos activation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning and primary structure of rat thyroxine-binding globulin
    S Imamura
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Biochemistry 30:5406-11. 1991
    ..Northern blot analysis of rat liver revealed an approximately 1.8-kilobase TBG mRNA. Its amount increased markedly following thyroidectomy and decreased with thyroxine treatment in a dose-dependent manner...