Haruko Shirato

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute of Infectious Diseases
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Norwalk virus]
    Haruko Shirato-Horikoshi
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases
    Nihon Rinsho 61:475-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint [Interaction between noroviruses and human histo-blood group antigens]
    Haruko Shirato-Horikoshi
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, 4 7 1 Gakuen, Musashi Murayama, Tokyo, 208 0011, Japan
    Uirusu 57:181-9. 2007
  3. pmc Noroviruses distinguish between type 1 and type 2 histo-blood group antigens for binding
    Haruko Shirato
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Musashi Murayama, Tokyo, Japan
    J Virol 82:10756-67. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Norovirus and histo-blood group antigens
    Haruko Shirato
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo 208 0011, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 64:95-103. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic analysis of the complete genome of 18 Norwalk-like viruses
    Kazuhiko Katayama
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, 4 7 1 Gakuen, Musashi Murayama, Tokyo 208 0011, Japan
    Virology 299:225-239. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic and antigenic diversity among noroviruses
    Grant S Hansman
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Gakuen 4 7 1, Musashi Murayama, Tokyo 208 0011, Japan
    J Gen Virol 87:909-19. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Assembly of homogeneous norovirus-like particles accomplished by amino acid substitution
    Yuichi Someya
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan
    J Gen Virol 92:2320-3. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Expression and antigenicity of virus-like particles of norovirus and their application for detection of noroviruses in stool samples
    Kunio Kamata
    Technical Marketing Department, Denka Seiken Co, Ltd, Gosen, Niigata, Japan
    J Med Virol 76:129-36. 2005

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint [Norwalk virus]
    Haruko Shirato-Horikoshi
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases
    Nihon Rinsho 61:475-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint [Interaction between noroviruses and human histo-blood group antigens]
    Haruko Shirato-Horikoshi
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, 4 7 1 Gakuen, Musashi Murayama, Tokyo, 208 0011, Japan
    Uirusu 57:181-9. 2007
    ..It is obvious that HBGAs are important factors to determine the host specificity, although it is still unclear whether the HBGAs act as the primary receptor or enhance NoV infectivity. Further investigation is needed...
  3. pmc Noroviruses distinguish between type 1 and type 2 histo-blood group antigens for binding
    Haruko Shirato
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Musashi Murayama, Tokyo, Japan
    J Virol 82:10756-67. 2008
    ..Overall, our results indicated that HBGAs are important factors in determining tissue specificity and the risk of transmission...
  4. ncbi request reprint Norovirus and histo-blood group antigens
    Haruko Shirato
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo 208 0011, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 64:95-103. 2011
    ..Although it is still unclear whether HBGAs act as primary receptors or enhance NoV infectivity, they are important factors in determining tissue specificity and the risk of transmission...
  5. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic analysis of the complete genome of 18 Norwalk-like viruses
    Kazuhiko Katayama
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, 4 7 1 Gakuen, Musashi Murayama, Tokyo 208 0011, Japan
    Virology 299:225-239. 2002
    ..This method will facilitate global surveying as well as epidemiologic study on NLV...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic and antigenic diversity among noroviruses
    Grant S Hansman
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Gakuen 4 7 1, Musashi Murayama, Tokyo 208 0011, Japan
    J Gen Virol 87:909-19. 2006
    ..However, unusual cross-reactivities among different GII/3 antisera were found, with the results indicating that both conserved amino acid residues and VP1 secondary structures influence antigenicity...
  7. doi request reprint Assembly of homogeneous norovirus-like particles accomplished by amino acid substitution
    Yuichi Someya
    Department of Virology II, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan
    J Gen Virol 92:2320-3. 2011
    ..The 38 nm VLPs showed essentially the same pattern of carbohydrate binding as the 23 nm VLPs, despite the significant difference in the degree of Lewis b antigen binding...
  8. ncbi request reprint Expression and antigenicity of virus-like particles of norovirus and their application for detection of noroviruses in stool samples
    Kunio Kamata
    Technical Marketing Department, Denka Seiken Co, Ltd, Gosen, Niigata, Japan
    J Med Virol 76:129-36. 2005
    ..The antigen ELISA was highly specific to the homotypic strains, allowing assignment of a strain to a Norovirus genetic cluster within a genogroup...