N Saito

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Affiliation: Nagoya University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of short-term dehydration on plasma osmolality, levels of arginine vasotocin and its hypothalamic gene expression in the laying hen
    N Saito
    Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 121:235-9. 1998
  2. doi request reprint TonEBP regulates hyperosmolality-induced arginine vasotocin gene expression in the chick (Gallus domesticus)
    Noboru Saito
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 468:334-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of water deprivation on aquaporin 4 (AQP4) mRNA expression in chickens (Gallus domesticus)
    Noboru Saito
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 141:193-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of naloxone on neurohypophyseal peptide release by hypertonic stimulation in chicks
    N Saito
    Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Chikusa, 464 8601, Japan
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 115:228-35. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of AVT antisense oligodeoxynucleotides on AVT release induced by hypertonic stimulation in chicks
    N Saito
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, 464 8601, Nagoya, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 128:147-53. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Fertilization and blastoderm development of quail oocytes after intracytoplasmic injection of chicken sperm bearing the W chromosome
    S Takagi
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Poult Sci 86:937-43. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Effect of hyperosmotic stimulation on aquaporins gene expression in chick kidney
    K Sugiura
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 151:173-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Fertilizing ability of chicken sperm bearing the W chromosome
    S Takagi
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan
    Poult Sci 86:731-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Insulin administration suppresses an increase in insulin-like growth factor binding protein-2 gene expression stimulated by fasting in the chicken
    K Nagao
    Laboratory of Animal Nutrition, Nagoya University, Japan
    Br Poult Sci 42:501-4. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of chicken vasoactive intestinal polypeptide receptor complementary DNA, tissue distribution and chromosomal localization
    N Kansaku
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya, Japan 464 860
    Biol Reprod 64:1575-81. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of short-term dehydration on plasma osmolality, levels of arginine vasotocin and its hypothalamic gene expression in the laying hen
    N Saito
    Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 121:235-9. 1998
    ..This indicates that both de novo synthesized AVT as well as AVT stored in the neurohypophysis are available to meet the increasing demands for the hormone during osmotic stress...
  2. doi request reprint TonEBP regulates hyperosmolality-induced arginine vasotocin gene expression in the chick (Gallus domesticus)
    Noboru Saito
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 468:334-8. 2010
    ..These results, all together, suggest that the transcription factor TonEBP may be involved in the regulation of AVT genes expression in response to a hyperosmotic environment in chicken...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of water deprivation on aquaporin 4 (AQP4) mRNA expression in chickens (Gallus domesticus)
    Noboru Saito
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 141:193-7. 2005
    ..On the other hand, the mRNA expression of AQP4 in the kidney significantly decreased after dehydration. This suggests that AQP4 may play a pivotal role in osmoregulation in the chicken brain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of naloxone on neurohypophyseal peptide release by hypertonic stimulation in chicks
    N Saito
    Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Chikusa, 464 8601, Japan
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 115:228-35. 1999
    ..However, naloxone administration enhanced plasma levels of MT in osmotically stimulated chicks. The results of the present study suggest that opioid peptides attenuate the increase in plasma AVT and MT in hypertonic states...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of AVT antisense oligodeoxynucleotides on AVT release induced by hypertonic stimulation in chicks
    N Saito
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, 464 8601, Nagoya, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 128:147-53. 2001
    ..These results suggest that the mechanisms that regulate the secretion of AVT from the neurohypophysis may be coupled to the mechanisms that regulate the synthesis of AVT...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fertilization and blastoderm development of quail oocytes after intracytoplasmic injection of chicken sperm bearing the W chromosome
    S Takagi
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Poult Sci 86:937-43. 2007
    ..From these results, it is concluded that chicken sperm bearing the W chromosome possess fertilizing ability and can function to stimulate blastoderm development similar to that of normal chicken sperm carrying the Z chromosome...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of hyperosmotic stimulation on aquaporins gene expression in chick kidney
    K Sugiura
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 151:173-9. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint Fertilizing ability of chicken sperm bearing the W chromosome
    S Takagi
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan
    Poult Sci 86:731-8. 2007
    ..From these results, it is concluded that the chicken elongated spermatids and sperm carrying W chromosome may possess a fertilizing ability similar to normal chicken sperm carrying the Z chromosome...
  9. ncbi request reprint Insulin administration suppresses an increase in insulin-like growth factor binding protein-2 gene expression stimulated by fasting in the chicken
    K Nagao
    Laboratory of Animal Nutrition, Nagoya University, Japan
    Br Poult Sci 42:501-4. 2001
    ..7. These results suggest that the changes in IGFBP-2 gene expression in the liver and gizzard by fasting and refeeding might be partly regulated by the alteration in plasma insulin concentration...
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of chicken vasoactive intestinal polypeptide receptor complementary DNA, tissue distribution and chromosomal localization
    N Kansaku
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya, Japan 464 860
    Biol Reprod 64:1575-81. 2001
    ..Chicken VIPR shows high homology with mammalian type I VIPR but, in some part, possesses similarity of amino acid sequence. Expression of VIPR in various tissues supports diverse functions for VIP in the chicken...
  11. doi request reprint Vasotocin mRNA Expression is Sensitive to Testosterone and Oestradiol in the Bed Nucleus of the Stria Terminalis in Female Japanese Quail
    N Aste
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Neuroendocrinol 25:811-25. 2013
    ..Taken together, these results show, for the first time, that gonadal steroids strongly activate vasotocin mRNA expression in the BSTM of female quail. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Profiles of mRNA expression of genes related to sex differentiation of the gonads in the chicken embryo
    I Yamamoto
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya, 464 8601 Japan
    Poult Sci 82:1462-7. 2003
    ..5 of incubation. These results indicate that Dax1, Sf1, and P450arom have possible roles in ovary formation, whereas Dmrt1, Sox9, and Amh are related to testis formation in differentiating chicken gonads at d 5.5 to 8.5 of incubation...
  13. doi request reprint Sex- and age-related variation in neurosteroidogenic enzyme mRNA levels during quail embryonic development
    Nicoletta Aste
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya 464 8601 Japan
    Brain Res 1201:15-22. 2008
    ..These results, taken together, are suggestive of a potential role of some neurosteroidogenic enzymes in the development of quail brain and suggest that sexual differences in the hormonal environment may occur during brain development...
  14. ncbi request reprint Changes in mRNA expression of MMP-2 in the Müllerian duct of chicken embryo
    Yonju Ha
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 139:131-6. 2004
    ..These results suggest that MMP-2 may be involved in the regression of the right Müllerian duct in the female embryos of the chicken...
  15. ncbi request reprint Central administration of glucagon suppresses food intake in chicks
    Kazuhisa Honda
    Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Kobe University, Kobe 657 8501, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 416:198-201. 2007
    ..These results suggest that CRF- and/or hyperglycemia-mediated pathways are involved in the anorexigenic action of glucagon in chicks...
  16. pmc Increased expression of elastolytic cysteine proteases, cathepsins S and K, in the neointima of balloon-injured rat carotid arteries
    Xian Wu Cheng
    Department of Geriatrics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Am J Pathol 164:243-51. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that cathepsin S and K may participate in the pathological arterial remodeling associated with restenosis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Differential alternative splicing expressions of telomerase reverse transcriptase in gastrointestinal cell lines
    Kumi Nagao
    Center for Molecular Biology and Cytogenetics, SRL Inc, Tokyo 191 0002, Japan
    Oncol Rep 11:127-31. 2004
    ..Our results provide important information of use for more detailed studies on the regulation of telomerase activity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Possible role of calcium on oocyte development after intracytoplasmic sperm injection in quail (Coturnix japonica)
    Shusei Mizushima
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Department of Applied Molecular Biosciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 307:647-53. 2007
    ..Developmental stages of all the oocytes ranged from IV to VII. These results suggest that intracellular calcium rise may participate in quail oocyte activation and allow fertilization and blastodermal development...
  19. ncbi request reprint cDNA cloning and mRNA expression of Transformer 2 (Tra 2) in chicken embryo
    Ichiro Yamamoto
    Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1579:185-8. 2002
    ..5 of incubation. These results suggest that the Tra 2 gene may play a role in organogenesis in the chicken embryo...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Aging and magnesium]
    Noboru Saito
    Internal Medicine and Center for Lifestyle related Diseases, Miyazaki Medical Center Hospital
    Clin Calcium 15:29-36. 2005
    ..About lipid metabolism Mg can play a statin-like activity. Mg deficiency is complicated with lifestyle-related diseases, osteoporosis, bone fragility, depression and elderly dementia...