S Yoshida

Summary

Affiliation: Kyoto University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ontogeny of neuropsin mRNA expression in the mouse brain
    J Suzuki
    Department of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology NAIST, Japan
    Neurosci Res 23:345-51. 1995
  2. ncbi request reprint Posterior end mark, a novel maternal gene encoding a localized factor in the ascidian embryo
    S Yoshida
    Department of Zoology, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Japan
    Development 122:2005-12. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Sgn1, a basic helix-loop-helix transcription factor delineates the salivary gland duct cell lineage in mice
    S Yoshida
    Department of Pathology and Tumor Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Dev Biol 240:517-30. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Dynamic expression of basic helix-loop-helix Olig family members: implication of Olig2 in neuron and oligodendrocyte differentiation and identification of a new member, Olig3
    H Takebayashi
    Department of Pathology and Tumor Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Yoshida, Konoe cho, Sakyo ku, 606 8501, Kyoto, Japan
    Mech Dev 99:143-8. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Molecular mechanisms of hyperplasia induction by human papillomavirus E7
    T Ueno
    Laboratory of Gene Analysis, Department of Viral Oncology, Institute for Virus Research, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Oncogene 25:4155-64. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning and distinct developmental expression pattern of spliced forms of a novel zinc finger gene wiz in the mouse cerebellum
    K Matsumoto
    Division of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology NAIST, 8916 5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara 630 0101, Japan
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 61:179-89. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint AMY-1, a novel C-MYC binding protein that stimulates transcription activity of C-MYC
    T Taira
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hokkaido University, Kita 12 Nishi 6, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 Japan
    Genes Cells 3:549-65. 1998
  8. pmc The Arabidopsis dwf7/ste1 mutant is defective in the delta7 sterol C-5 desaturation step leading to brassinosteroid biosynthesis
    S Choe
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Plant Cell 11:207-21. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Sequence analysis and expression of human neuropsin cDNA and gene
    S Yoshida
    Division of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Technology, 8916 5 Talayama Ikoma, Nara 630 1, Japan
    Gene 213:9-16. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Fusion of TEL/ETV6 to a novel ACS2 in myelodysplastic syndrome and acute myelogenous leukemia with t(5;12)(q31;p13)
    F Yagasaki
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 26:192-202. 1999

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Publications64

  1. ncbi request reprint Ontogeny of neuropsin mRNA expression in the mouse brain
    J Suzuki
    Department of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology NAIST, Japan
    Neurosci Res 23:345-51. 1995
    ..Thus, the widespread localization and two types of expression pattern, constitutive or transient, suggest that NP is a multiple functional protein involved in development, neuronal plasticity and cerebrospinal fluid production...
  2. ncbi request reprint Posterior end mark, a novel maternal gene encoding a localized factor in the ascidian embryo
    S Yoshida
    Department of Zoology, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Japan
    Development 122:2005-12. 1996
    ..The ascidian tadpole is regarded as a prototype of vertebrates, implying a similar function of pem in vertebrate embryogenesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sgn1, a basic helix-loop-helix transcription factor delineates the salivary gland duct cell lineage in mice
    S Yoshida
    Department of Pathology and Tumor Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Dev Biol 240:517-30. 2001
    ..In addition, Sgn1 expression exhibits a reverse relationship with the development of male phenotypes, suggesting its role in gender dimorphism in the salivary glands...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dynamic expression of basic helix-loop-helix Olig family members: implication of Olig2 in neuron and oligodendrocyte differentiation and identification of a new member, Olig3
    H Takebayashi
    Department of Pathology and Tumor Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Yoshida, Konoe cho, Sakyo ku, 606 8501, Kyoto, Japan
    Mech Dev 99:143-8. 2000
    ..These results indicate that Olig2 expression is not limited to the oligodendrocyte lineage but includes immature neuronal progenitors and multipotential neuron/glia progenitors as well as embryonic olfactory neurons...
  5. ncbi request reprint Molecular mechanisms of hyperplasia induction by human papillomavirus E7
    T Ueno
    Laboratory of Gene Analysis, Department of Viral Oncology, Institute for Virus Research, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Oncogene 25:4155-64. 2006
    ..However, analysis with the E7 variants indicated that other pocket proteins are also involved in the activity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning and distinct developmental expression pattern of spliced forms of a novel zinc finger gene wiz in the mouse cerebellum
    K Matsumoto
    Division of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology NAIST, 8916 5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara 630 0101, Japan
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 61:179-89. 1998
    ..The finding that two types of wiz transcripts (wizS and wizL) are expressed with different developmental patterns might indicate separate transcription functions in the cerebellar granule cells and the extracerebellar regions...
  7. ncbi request reprint AMY-1, a novel C-MYC binding protein that stimulates transcription activity of C-MYC
    T Taira
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hokkaido University, Kita 12 Nishi 6, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 Japan
    Genes Cells 3:549-65. 1998
    ..The N-terminal region is involved in all the biological functions of C-MYC, and different proteins are therefore thought to interact with the N-terminal region of C-MYC to display different functions...
  8. pmc The Arabidopsis dwf7/ste1 mutant is defective in the delta7 sterol C-5 desaturation step leading to brassinosteroid biosynthesis
    S Choe
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Plant Cell 11:207-21. 1999
    ..Thus, the reduction of BRs in dwf7 is due to a shortage of substrate sterols and is the direct cause of the dwarf phenotype in dwf7...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sequence analysis and expression of human neuropsin cDNA and gene
    S Yoshida
    Division of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Technology, 8916 5 Talayama Ikoma, Nara 630 1, Japan
    Gene 213:9-16. 1998
    ..The gene for human neuropsin had six exons and five introns, and the gene organization is similar to trypsin-type serine proteases. The mRNA was expressed in primary cultures of keratinocytes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fusion of TEL/ETV6 to a novel ACS2 in myelodysplastic syndrome and acute myelogenous leukemia with t(5;12)(q31;p13)
    F Yagasaki
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 26:192-202. 1999
    ..These observations suggest that the disruption of ETV6 and/or ACS2 may lead to the pathogenesis of hematologic malignancies with t(5;12)(q31;p13)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lesions in the sterol delta reductase gene of Arabidopsis cause dwarfism due to a block in brassinosteroid biosynthesis
    S Choe
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Plant J 21:431-43. 2000
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  12. ncbi request reprint Cloning and expression of rat neutral sphingomyelinase: enzymological characterization and identification of essential histidine residues
    Y Mizutani
    Laboratory of Cancer Cell Biology, Research Institute for Disease Mechanisms and Control, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1485:236-46. 2000
    ..This enzyme also catalyzed the hydrolysis of lyso-platelet activating factor to yield 1-alkylglycerol at a rate that is slightly lower than that with sphingomyelin...
  13. ncbi request reprint Combinatorial roles of olig2 and neurogenin2 in the coordinated induction of pan-neuronal and subtype-specific properties of motoneurons
    R Mizuguchi
    Department of Neurobioloy, The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, 113 0033, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuron 31:757-71. 2001
    ..We suggest that distinct classes of transcription factors collaborate to generate motoneurons in the ventral neural tube...
  14. pmc Involvement of a nuclear-encoded basic helix-loop-helix protein in transcription of the light-responsive promoter of psbD
    K Baba
    RIKEN, The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Plant Physiol 125:595-603. 2001
    ..Compared with wild-type plants, the mutant had pale green cotyledons and its growth was inhibited under short-day conditions. These results suggest that PTF1 is a trans-acting factor of the psbD LRP...
  15. ncbi request reprint Expression of neuropsin mRNA in the mouse embryo and the pregnant uterus
    Z L Chen
    Department of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara, Japan
    J Histochem Cytochem 46:313-20. 1998
    ..Neuropsin mRNA expression in developing organs and adult keratinocytes suggests that neuropsin is associated with extracellular matrix modifications and cell migrations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Accumulation of 19-kDa plasma membrane polypeptide during induction of freezing tolerance in wheat suspension-cultured cells by abscisic acid
    M Koike
    Institute of Low Temperature Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    Plant Cell Physiol 38:707-16. 1997
    ..2). Expression of WPM-1 mRNA was dramatically induced by 50 microM ABA within a few hours. These results suggest that the AWPM-19 might be closely associated with the ABA-induced increase in freezing tolerance in wheat cultured cells...
  17. ncbi request reprint Expression and activity-dependent changes of a novel limbic-serine protease gene in the hippocampus
    Z L Chen
    Department of Structural Cellular Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology NAIST, Japan
    J Neurosci 15:5088-97. 1995
    ..The activity-dependent changes and the specific localization indicate that neuropsin is involved in hippocampal plasticity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of cDNA for equine ovarian inhibin/activin beta A subunit
    S Yoshida
    Department of Veterinary Physiology, Veterinary Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
    J Vet Med Sci 57:469-73. 1995
    ..Northern blot analysis revealed that placenta from mare on day 180 of pregnancy contained a 1.5 kb inhibin/activin beta A subunit mRNA...
  19. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of DNA for inhibin alpha-subunit from equine ovary
    K Yamanouchi
    Department of Veterinary Physiology, Veterinary Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
    J Vet Med Sci 57:905-9. 1995
    ..Northern blot analysis revealed that a single major band at 1.5 kb was present in the RNA samples both from equine follicles and testes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neuropsin promotes oligodendrocyte death, demyelination and axonal degeneration after spinal cord injury
    R Terayama
    Department of Functional Anatomy and Neuroscience, Asahikawa Medical College, 2 1 1 1 Midorigaoka Higashi, Asahikawa 078 8510, Japan
    Neuroscience 148:175-87. 2007
    ..These observations suggest that neuropsin is involved in the secondary phase of the pathogenesis of SCI mediated by demyelination, oligodendrocyte death, and axonal degeneration...
  21. pmc A chloroplast protein homologous to the eubacterial topological specificity factor minE plays a role in chloroplast division
    R Itoh
    Plant Science Center, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Plant Physiol 127:1644-55. 2001
    ..Taken together, these observations suggest that MinE is the third conserved component involved in chloroplast division...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assignment of the human dickkopf (Xenopus) homolog 4 (DKK4) to chromosome 8p11.2-->p11.1 by fluorescence in situ hybridization
    S Yoshida
    Department of Pathology, The Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Cytogenet Cell Genet 94:88-9. 2001
  23. ncbi request reprint Chloroplast targeting of chloroplast division FtsZ2 proteins in Arabidopsis
    M Fujiwara
    Plant Functions Laboratory, RIKEN, Hirosawa 2 1, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 287:462-7. 2001
    ..Thus, FtsZ2 proteins function within chloroplasts...
  24. doi request reprint Human herpes virus 8-negative primary effusion lymphoma with BCL6 rearrangement in a patient with idiopathic CD4 positive T-lymphocytopenia
    D Niino
    Department of Pathology, National Nagasaki Medical Center, 2 1001 1, Kubara, Omura, Nagasaki 856 8562, Japan
    Haematologica 93:e21-3. 2008
    ..However, there have recently been several reports of PEL in patients without human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or HHV-8 infection...
  25. ncbi request reprint Association study between catechol-O-methyltransferase polymorphisms and uterine leiomyomas in a Japanese population
    J Morikawa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 35:35-40. 2008
    ..To investigate a possible association between uterine leiomyomas and catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) polymorphisms in a Japanese population...
  26. pmc An essential role of a TatC homologue of a Delta pH- dependent protein transporter in thylakoid membrane formation during chloroplast development in Arabidopsis thaliana
    R Motohashi
    Plant Functional Genomics Group, The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research Japan RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, 3 1 1 Koyadai, Tsukuba 305 0074, Japan
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:10499-504. 2001
    ..These results indicate an essential role of cpTatC in chloroplast development, especially in thylakoid membrane formation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cytokinin-induced gene expression in cultured green cells of Nicotiana tabacum identified by fluorescent differential display
    T Kimura
    Plant Functions Laboratory, RIKEN (The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 65:1275-83. 2001
    ..The amino acid sequence encoded by cig2 is similar to the GDP/GTP exchange factor eIF2B, which regulates translation initiation. The expression of these cig suggests a complex induction system involving cytokinin and other phytohormones...
  28. ncbi request reprint Hypodermal expression of Caenorhabditis elegans TGF-beta type I receptor SMA-6 is essential for the growth and maintenance of body length
    S Yoshida
    Department of Developmental Biology, National Institute for Basic Biology, Nishigonaka Myodaijicho, Okazaki, 444 8585, Japan
    Dev Biol 240:32-45. 2001
    ..We also demonstrate that GATA sequences in the sma-6 promoter contribute to the hypodermal expression of sma-6...
  29. ncbi request reprint Enhanced excitability of rat trigeminal root ganglion neurons via decrease in A-type potassium currents following temporomandibular joint inflammation
    M Takeda
    Department of Physiology, School of Dentistry at Tokyo, Nippon Dental University, 1 9 20, Fujimi cho, Chiyoda ku, Tokyo 102 8159, Japan
    Neuroscience 138:621-30. 2006
    ..These changes may contribute to trigeminal inflammatory allodynia in temporomandibular joint disorder...
  30. ncbi request reprint Homer1c interacts with Hippi and protects striatal neurons from apoptosis
    K Sakamoto
    Department of Biology, Graduate School of Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 352:1-5. 2007
    ..The protective effect of Homer1c was diminished when Hippi binding domain was deleted. These results suggest that Homer1c may play an important role in the mechanisms of neuronal death in the striatum...
  31. ncbi request reprint Genetic diversity and phylogeny of Japanese sake-brewing rice as revealed by AFLP and nuclear and chloroplast SSR markers
    Z Hashimoto
    Laboratory of Plant Genetics, Department of Biological and Environmental Science, Faculty of Agriculture, and Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kobe University, 1 1 Rokkodai cho, Nada Ku, Kobe, 657 8501, Japan
    Theor Appl Genet 109:1586-96. 2004
    ..Analysis of variance tests showed that several markers were significantly associated with sake-brewing traits, particularly with the large white-core structure...
  32. ncbi request reprint From disease genes to cellular pathways: a progress report
    J Yu
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 0714, USA
    Novartis Found Symp 255:147-60; discussion 160-4, 177-8. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Nerve injury induces the expression of EXT2, a glycosyltransferase required for heparan sulfate synthesis
    K Murakami
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 4 3 Asahimachi, Abenoku, Osaka 545 8585, Japan
    Neuroscience 141:1961-9. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Robust salivary gland-specific transgene expression in Anopheles stephensi mosquito
    S Yoshida
    Division of Medical Zoology, Department of Infection and Immunity, Jichi Medical University, Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan
    Insect Mol Biol 15:403-10. 2006
    ..These results open up the possibilities of elucidating salivary gland-parasite interactions and generating transgenic mosquitoes refractory to parasites...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prolonged recovery of ultraviolet B-irradiated skin in neuropsin (KLK8)-deficient mice
    T Kirihara
    Division of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, 8916 5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara 630 0101, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 149:700-6. 2003
    ..Neuropsin (KLK8), a serine protease of the kallikrein family, is thought to be involved in the function of keratinocytes, i.e. migration, differentiation and desquamation. However, how neuropsin participates is still unknown...
  36. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine differentially regulates hippocampal glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoid receptor mRNAs in Fischer and Lewis rats
    M Kabbaj
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, Florida State University, 520 Building 127, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4300, USA
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 117:8-14. 2003
    ..The lack of alteration in hippocampal GR mRNA in LEW rats suggests that plasticity of hippocampal GR may not be critical for the development of behavioral sensitization to MAP in this strain...
  37. ncbi request reprint A transcriptionally active maize MuDR-like transposable element in rice and its relatives
    N Asakura
    Laboratory of Biology, Faculty of Engineering, Kanagawa University, Yokohama 221 8686, Japan
    Mol Genet Genomics 268:321-30. 2002
    ..Genomic Southern analysis suggested that OsMu4-2 was conserved in rice species with the A genome, but a deleted version was unique to japonica subspecies. Some wild rice species harbored paralogous copies of the OsMu element...
  38. pmc Epidermal expression of serine protease, neuropsin (KLK8) in normal and pathological skin samples
    K Kuwae
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Mol Pathol 55:235-41. 2002
    ..The expression of human neuropsin (KLK8) mRNA in normal and pathological skin samples was analysed and the results compared with those for tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) mRNA...
  39. ncbi request reprint Transient local overexpression of human vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in mouse feto-maternal interface during mid-term pregnancy lowers systemic maternal blood pressure
    S Koyama
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine 2 2, Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 5650871, Japan
    Horm Metab Res 38:619-24. 2006
    ..Local overexpression of VEGF may become a novel treatment for pregnancy-related disorders such as hypertension complicated-pregnancy and preeclampsia...
  40. ncbi request reprint Obtusifoliol 14alpha-demethylase (CYP51) antisense Arabidopsis shows slow growth and long life
    M Kushiro
    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, 113 0033, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 285:98-104. 2001
    ..This newly found phenotype is different from previously characterized brassinosteroid (BR)-deficient campesterol biosynthesis mutants...
  41. pmc Brassinosteroid-6-oxidases from Arabidopsis and tomato catalyze multiple C-6 oxidations in brassinosteroid biosynthesis
    Y Shimada
    Plant Science Center, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Plant Physiol 126:770-9. 2001
    ..This suggests that the BR biosynthetic pathway consists of a metabolic grid rather than two separate parallel pathways...
  42. ncbi request reprint Detection of reciprocal fusion 5'-BCL6/partner-3' transcripts in lymphomas exhibiting reciprocal BCL6 translocations
    Y Kaneita
    Department of Pathology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Haematol 113:803-6. 2001
    ..These findings raise the possibility that reciprocal BCL-6 translocation may lead to dysregulation of the partner gene as well as the BCL6 gene...
  43. ncbi request reprint cDNA cloning and expression of a novel serine protease, TLSP
    S Yoshida
    Division of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1399:225-8. 1998
    ..The putative amino acid sequence of TLSP is similar to the trypsin-type serine proteases. TLSP mRNA is expressed in keratinocytes. Overexpressed TLSP protein in neuro2a cells was detected in culture medium...
  44. ncbi request reprint Abnormal messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA) transcribed from a mutant insulin receptor gene in a patient with type A insulin resistance
    F Shimada
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Chiba University School of Medicine, Japan
    Diabetologia 35:639-44. 1992
    ..Thus, the proband is a heterozygote for a single mutant allele. Abnormal mRNA transcribed from the mutant allele resulted in a decrease in insulin binding...
  45. ncbi request reprint High-resolution linkage map of mouse chromosome 13 in the vicinity of the host resistance locus Lgn1
    M C Beckers
    Department of Biochemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Genomics 39:254-63. 1997
    ..The marker density and resolution of this genetic linkage map should allow the construction of a physical map of the region and the isolation of YAC clones overlapping the gene...
  46. ncbi request reprint Natural resistance to infection with Legionella pneumophila: chromosomal localization of the Lgn1 susceptibility gene
    M C Beckers
    Department of Biochemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Mamm Genome 6:540-5. 1995
    ..This may be achieved by positional cloning of Lgn1, and the identification of the Lgn1 subchromosomal region reported here is a first step towards that goal...
  47. ncbi request reprint Nucleotide and predicted amino acid sequences of Marek's disease virus homologues of herpes simplex virus major tegument proteins
    N Yanagida
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Avian Disease and Oncology Laboratory, East Lansing, Michigan 48823
    J Gen Virol 74:1837-45. 1993
    ..This homologue, like the VZV homologue of UL48, may be involved in the trans-activation of immediate early genes and may function as an important component of the structural proteins...
  48. ncbi request reprint A novel gene, STT4, encodes a phosphatidylinositol 4-kinase in the PKC1 protein kinase pathway of Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    S Yoshida
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
    J Biol Chem 269:1166-72. 1994
    ..We conclude that STT4 encodes a yeast PI4-kinase that functions in the PKC1 protein kinase pathway...
  49. ncbi request reprint STT10, a novel class-D VPS yeast gene required for osmotic integrity related to the PKC1/STT1 protein kinase pathway
    S Yoshida
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Gene 160:117-22. 1995
    ..Genetic studies of yeast mutants carrying delta stt10, delta bck1, stt1/pkc1 or stt4 have revealed that their functions are phenotypically related to maintenance of cellular osmotic integrity...
  50. pmc Nucleotide sequence of cDNA for mouse osteopontin-like protein
    Y Miyazaki
    Department of Pathology, Medical College of Oita, Japan
    Nucleic Acids Res 17:3298. 1989
  51. ncbi request reprint Cloning, sequencing and tissue distribution of a candidate G protein-coupled receptor from rat pituitary gland
    K A Eidne
    MRC Reproductive Biology Unit, Centre for Reproductive Biology, Edinburg, UK
    FEBS Lett 292:243-8. 1991
    ..Expression of the receptor mRNA in Xenopus oocytes and in transfected mammalian cells has not yet permitted identification of the corresponding ligand for this receptor...
  52. ncbi request reprint Two novel cysteine substitutions (C1263R and C1995S) of thyroglobulin cause a defect in intracellular transport of thyroglobulin in patients with congenital goiter and the variant type of adenomatous goiter
    A Hishinuma
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Mibu, Tochigi, Japan
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 84:1438-44. 1999
    ..Our results suggest that missense mutations that replace cysteine with either arginine or serine cause an abnormal three-dimensional structure of Tg. Such misfolded Tg polypeptides are retained in the ER as high mol wt aggregates...
  53. ncbi request reprint Schizosaccharomyces pombe stt3+ is a functional homologue of Saccharomyces cerevisiae STT3 which regulates oligosaccharyltransferase activity
    S Yoshida
    Kirin Brewery Co Ltd, Central Laboratories for Key Technology, Kanagawa, Japan
    Yeast 15:497-505. 1999
    ..Like Itm1, Spstt3+ partially suppressed the temperature sensitivity of the stt3-1 mutation of S. cerevisiae, indicating that Spstt3+ is a functional and structural homologue of the ScSTT3 gene...
  54. ncbi request reprint Dual targeting of spinach protoporphyrinogen oxidase II to mitochondria and chloroplasts by alternative use of two in-frame initiation codons
    N Watanabe
    Graduate School of Biological Sciences, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Takayama 8916-5, Ikoma, Nara 630-0101, Japan
    J Biol Chem 276:20474-81. 2001
    ..Transport experiments using green fluorescent protein-fused Protox II suggested that the larger and smaller translation products (Protox IIL and IIS) target exclusively to chloroplasts and mitochondria, respectively...
  55. ncbi request reprint Isolation and RNA gel blot analysis of genes that could serve as potential molecular markers for leaf senescence in Arabidopsis thaliana
    S Yoshida
    Department of Biological Sciences, Graduated School of Science, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 0033 Japan
    Plant Cell Physiol 42:170-8. 2001
    ..These expression characteristics of YLS genes will be useful as potential molecular markers, which will enhance our understanding of natural and artificial senescence processes...
  56. ncbi request reprint Transcription factor Sp3 activates the liver/bone/kidney-type alkaline phosphatase promoter in hematopoietic cells
    N Yusa
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, The Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    J Leukoc Biol 68:772-7. 2000
    ..When the amount of Sp3 was limited, the most proximal GC box was found to be critical for the basal promoter activity...
  57. ncbi request reprint Ets family transcription factor ESE-1 is expressed in corneal epithelial cells and is involved in their differentiation
    N Yoshida
    Department of Pathology and Tumor Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Konoe cho, Sakyo ku, 606 8501, Kyoto, Japan
    Mech Dev 97:27-34. 2000
    ..Moreover, introduction of ESE-1 antisense RNA in HCE cells affect their differentiation. These data suggest the involvement of ESE-1 in differentiation of corneal epithelial cells...
  58. ncbi request reprint Homo-oligomer formation by basigin, an immunoglobulin superfamily member, via its N-terminal immunoglobulin domain
    S Yoshida
    Departments of Biochemistry, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Pathology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Eur J Biochem 267:4372-80. 2000
    ..No oligomer formation took place between the intact wild-type Ret and Bsg proteins. In conclusion, these data indicate that the N-terminal Ig-like domain is necessary and sufficient for oligomer formation by Bsg on the plasma membrane...
  59. pmc A critical role of sterols in embryonic patterning and meristem programming revealed by the fackel mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana
    J C Jang
    Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 USA
    Genes Dev 14:1485-97. 2000
    ..The unique phenotypes and sterol composition in fk-J79 indicate crucial roles of sterol regulation and signaling in cell division and cell expansion in embryonic and post-embryonic development in plants...
  60. pmc Identification and expression of a Mycoplasma gallisepticum surface antigen recognized by a monoclonal antibody capable of inhibiting both growth and metabolism
    S Yoshida
    Life Science Laboratory, Research and Development Center, Nippon Zeon Co, Ltd, 1 2 1 Yako, Kawasaki ku, Kawasaki 210 8507, Japan
    Infect Immun 68:3186-92. 2000
    ..These results should provide the impetus to develop a vaccine based on MGC3 protein which can induce antibodies with both growth inhibition and metabolic-inhibition activities using a recombinant FPV...
  61. ncbi request reprint High expression of alternative transcript of granzyme M in the mouse retina
    M Taniguchi
    Division of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Ikoma, Japan
    Neurosci Res 34:115-23. 1999
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Effect of 12-O-tetradecanoyl-phorbol ester and incisional wounding on neuropsin mRNA and its protein expression in murine skin
    H Kitayoshi
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Arch Dermatol Res 291:333-8. 1999
    ..Thus, neuropsin might participate in accelerated epidermal differentiation rather than in the proliferation or migration of keratinocytes in the wound...
  63. ncbi request reprint cDNA cloning and expression of a novel serine protease in the mouse brain
    T Suemoto
    Division of Structural Cell Biology, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, 8916 5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara 630 0101, Japan
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 70:273-81. 1999
    ..Developmental analysis showed that in the prenatal stage, the mRNA was expressed also in pituitary and pineal body in addition to the brain...
  64. ncbi request reprint Molecular defect in familial lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) deficiency: a single nucleotide insertion in LCAT gene causes a complete deficient type of the disease
    H Bujo
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 181:933-40. 1991
    ..These results indicate that the clinical and biochemical feature of the patient is mainly caused by a complete deficiency of the enzyme based on a homozygous abnormality of LCAT gene...