Natsumi Sano

Summary

Affiliation: Mie University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA transcription levels during spermatogenesis and early development in doubly uniparental inheritance of the mitochondrial DNA system of the blue mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Natsumi Sano
    Mie University, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 30:675-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA transmitted from sperm in the blue mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis showing doubly uniparental inheritance of mitochondria, quantified by real-time PCR
    Natsumi Sano
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 27:611-4. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA copy number is maintained during spermatogenesis and in the development of male larvae to sustain the doubly uniparental inheritance of mitochondrial DNA system in the blue mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Natsumi Sano
    Mie University, Nippon Becton Dickinson Co, Ltd, Shinsenri Higashimachi, Toyonaka shi, Osaka, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 53:816-21. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Maternal inheritance of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) in the Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas): a preliminary study using mtDNA sequence analysis with evidence of random distribution of MitoTracker-stained sperm mitochondria in fertilized eggs
    Mayu Obata
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, Tsu, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 25:248-54. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Inheritance of two M type mitochondrial DNA from sperm and unfertilized eggs to offspring in Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Mayu Obata
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu 514 8507, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 49:335-44. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Quantitation of the male and female types of mitochondrial DNA in a blue mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis, using real-time polymerase chain reaction assay
    Natsumi Sano
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 49:67-72. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Different transcriptional ratios of male and female transmitted mitochondrial DNA and tissue-specific expression patterns in the blue mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Mayu Obata
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 53:878-86. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The proliferation and migration of immature germ cells in the mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis: observation of the expression pattern in the M. galloprovincialis vasa-like gene (Myvlg) by in situ hybridization
    Mayu Obata
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Dev Genes Evol 220:139-49. 2010

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA transcription levels during spermatogenesis and early development in doubly uniparental inheritance of the mitochondrial DNA system of the blue mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Natsumi Sano
    Mie University, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 30:675-9. 2013
    ..By contrast, transcription levels significantly decreased in female-biased crosses. These results suggest M type mtDNA may play a role in early germ line formation. ..
  2. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA transmitted from sperm in the blue mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis showing doubly uniparental inheritance of mitochondria, quantified by real-time PCR
    Natsumi Sano
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 27:611-4. 2010
    ..These quantitative data on M and F type mtDNA in sperm and eggs provide further support for that hypothesis...
  3. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA copy number is maintained during spermatogenesis and in the development of male larvae to sustain the doubly uniparental inheritance of mitochondrial DNA system in the blue mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Natsumi Sano
    Mie University, Nippon Becton Dickinson Co, Ltd, Shinsenri Higashimachi, Toyonaka shi, Osaka, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 53:816-21. 2011
    ..Thus, the M type mtDNA copy number is maintained during spermatogenesis and in the development of male larvae to sustain the DUI system in the blue mussel...
  4. doi request reprint Maternal inheritance of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) in the Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas): a preliminary study using mtDNA sequence analysis with evidence of random distribution of MitoTracker-stained sperm mitochondria in fertilized eggs
    Mayu Obata
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, Tsu, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 25:248-54. 2008
    ..gigas. Furthermore, as evidenced by the mtDNA sequences of two non-coding regions, we conclude that mitochondrial DNA is maternally inherited in this species...
  5. ncbi request reprint Inheritance of two M type mitochondrial DNA from sperm and unfertilized eggs to offspring in Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Mayu Obata
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu 514 8507, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 49:335-44. 2007
    ..Larvae received much more paternal M type than the maternal ones. We demonstrated that two M types from sperm and unfertilized eggs were transmitted to offspring in M. galloprovincialis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quantitation of the male and female types of mitochondrial DNA in a blue mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis, using real-time polymerase chain reaction assay
    Natsumi Sano
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 49:67-72. 2007
    ..We examined the quantity relationship between the two types of mtDNA and the transmission mechanism of mtDNA in M. galloprovincialis...
  7. doi request reprint Different transcriptional ratios of male and female transmitted mitochondrial DNA and tissue-specific expression patterns in the blue mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Mayu Obata
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 53:878-86. 2011
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  8. doi request reprint The proliferation and migration of immature germ cells in the mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis: observation of the expression pattern in the M. galloprovincialis vasa-like gene (Myvlg) by in situ hybridization
    Mayu Obata
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Dev Genes Evol 220:139-49. 2010
    ..The number of germ cells increased significantly as the mussels grew. This is the first report to observe the proliferation and migration of germ cells in immature mussels...