S Yamamoto

Summary

Affiliation: Oita Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint ADAM family proteins in the immune system
    S Yamamoto
    Dept of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Hasama machi 879 5503, Oita, Japan
    Immunol Today 20:278-84. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint CD156 (human ADAM8): expression, primary amino acid sequence, and gene location
    K Yoshiyama
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    Genomics 41:56-62. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Mouse soluble CD14 truncated at amino acid 71 in transgenic mice: preventive effect on endotoxin-mediated toxic shock
    Y Higuchi
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Oita, Japan
    Pathobiology 70:103-14. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint CD14 transgenic mice expressing membrane and soluble forms: comparisons of levels of cytokines and lethalities in response to lipopolysaccharide between transgenic and non-transgenic mice
    Y Tamura
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    Int Immunol 11:333-9. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary structure of rat CD14 and characteristics of rat CD14, cytokine, and NO synthase mRNA expression in mononuclear phagocyte system cells in response to LPS
    N Takai
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    J Leukoc Biol 61:736-44. 1997
  6. pmc Cloning and characterization of the human osteopontin gene and its promoter
    N Hijiya
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    Biochem J 303:255-62. 1994
  7. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of murine serum amyloid A3 mRNA expression by glucocorticoids and its regulation by cytokines
    T Ishida
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    J Leukoc Biol 56:797-806. 1994
  8. pmc Expression of wild-type and mutated rabbit osteopontin in Escherichia coli, and their effects on adhesion and migration of P388D1 cells
    K Nasu
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    Biochem J 307:257-65. 1995
  9. ncbi request reprint Structure of the murine CD156 gene, characterization of its promoter, and chromosomal location
    M Kataoka
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Hasama machi Oita 879 55 Japan
    J Biol Chem 272:18209-15. 1997
  10. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor alpha induces a metalloprotease-disintegrin, ADAM8 (CD 156): implications for neuron-glia interactions during neurodegeneration
    U Schlomann
    Developmental Biology and Molecular Pathology, University of Bielefeld, 33615 Bielefeld, Germany
    J Neurosci 20:7964-71. 2000

Detail Information

Publications64

  1. ncbi request reprint ADAM family proteins in the immune system
    S Yamamoto
    Dept of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Hasama machi 879 5503, Oita, Japan
    Immunol Today 20:278-84. 1999
    ..These molecules are phylogenically conserved but have individual roles in a variety of cells. Here, Shunsuke Yamamoto and colleagues discuss data suggesting that ADAM family proteins have important roles in the immune system...
  2. ncbi request reprint CD156 (human ADAM8): expression, primary amino acid sequence, and gene location
    K Yoshiyama
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    Genomics 41:56-62. 1997
    ..6% homology with that of mCD156, and its amino acid sequence had high homology with hemorrhagic snake venom proteins and other related mammalian proteins. The CD156 gene was mapped to human chromosome 10q26.3...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mouse soluble CD14 truncated at amino acid 71 in transgenic mice: preventive effect on endotoxin-mediated toxic shock
    Y Higuchi
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Oita, Japan
    Pathobiology 70:103-14. 2002
    ..Lethality of the Shwartzman reaction was significantly lower in AT363-1 than in nontransgenic mice. These findings suggest that the endotoxin-binding protein (N71) from CD14 prevents endotoxin-mediated toxic shock...
  4. ncbi request reprint CD14 transgenic mice expressing membrane and soluble forms: comparisons of levels of cytokines and lethalities in response to lipopolysaccharide between transgenic and non-transgenic mice
    Y Tamura
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    Int Immunol 11:333-9. 1999
    ..However, survival rates in the lethal Shwartzman reaction induced by priming and challenge injections of LPS were significantly higher in M14M and M14S mice than in non-transgenic mice...
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary structure of rat CD14 and characteristics of rat CD14, cytokine, and NO synthase mRNA expression in mononuclear phagocyte system cells in response to LPS
    N Takai
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    J Leukoc Biol 61:736-44. 1997
    ..Little or no expression of IL-6 was observed in KC after stimulation with LPS in vivo and in vitro, whereas higher expression was observed in PM, AM, and BM than in KC...
  6. pmc Cloning and characterization of the human osteopontin gene and its promoter
    N Hijiya
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    Biochem J 303:255-62. 1994
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of murine serum amyloid A3 mRNA expression by glucocorticoids and its regulation by cytokines
    T Ishida
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    J Leukoc Biol 56:797-806. 1994
    ..IL-4 mildly suppressed DEX-induced SAA3 expression when given 12 h before and after DEX administration...
  8. pmc Expression of wild-type and mutated rabbit osteopontin in Escherichia coli, and their effects on adhesion and migration of P388D1 cells
    K Nasu
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    Biochem J 307:257-65. 1995
    ..rOP had no chemotactic effect on P388D1 cells. Significant polymorphonuclear leucocyte migration was observed 3-12 h after intradermal injection of rOP into rabbits...
  9. ncbi request reprint Structure of the murine CD156 gene, characterization of its promoter, and chromosomal location
    M Kataoka
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Hasama machi Oita 879 55 Japan
    J Biol Chem 272:18209-15. 1997
    ..Some of the potential regulatory motifs and other unknown cis elements may be involved in the constitutive expression, and LPS and interferon-gamma inducibilities. The mCD156 gene was mapped to chromosome 7, region F3-F4...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor alpha induces a metalloprotease-disintegrin, ADAM8 (CD 156): implications for neuron-glia interactions during neurodegeneration
    U Schlomann
    Developmental Biology and Molecular Pathology, University of Bielefeld, 33615 Bielefeld, Germany
    J Neurosci 20:7964-71. 2000
    ..We conclude that IRF-1-mediated induction of ADAM8 by TNF-alpha is a signaling pathway relevant for neurodegenerative disorders with glia activation, proposing a role for ADAM8 in cell adhesion during neurodegeneration...
  11. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of cDNA encoding MS2 antigen, a novel cell surface antigen strongly expressed in murine monocytic lineage
    S Yoshida
    Department of Pathology, Medical College of Oita, Japan
    Int Immunol 2:585-91. 1990
    ..5-7.0. These results show that MS2 protein is a novel cell surface antigen expressed mainly in monocytic lineages...
  12. ncbi request reprint New induction of leukotriene A(4) hydrolase by interleukin-4 and interleukin-13 in human polymorphonuclear leukocytes
    M Zaitsu
    Departments of Pediatrics and Microbiology, Saga Medical School, Saga, Japan
    Blood 96:601-9. 2000
    ..Blood. 2000;96:601-609)..
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Resistance to endotoxin shock and reduced dissemination of gram-negative bacteria in CD14-deficient mice
    A Haziot
    Division of Molecular Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, Cornell University Medical College, Manhasset, New York 11030, USA
    Immunity 4:407-14. 1996
    ..Surprisingly, CD14-deficient mice also showed dramatically reduced levels of bacteremia, suggesting an unexpected role for CD14 in the dissemination of Gram-negative bacteria...
  15. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneity of platelet responsiveness to anti-CD36 in plasma associated with adverse transfusion reactions
    S Wakamoto
    Hokkaido Red Cross Blood Center, Sapporo 063 0002, Japan
    Vox Sang 88:41-51. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Parameters obtained by hepatobiliary scintigraphy have significant correlation with biochemical factors early after liver transplantation
    H A Kansoul
    Division of Transplantation Surgery, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention, and Technology, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Radiol 48:597-604. 2007
    ..Early postoperative hepatobiliary scintigraphy after liver transplantation is performed worldwide, but data on its significance for graft function are currently limited...
  17. ncbi request reprint Engineering neoglycoproteins with multiple O-glycans using repetitive pentapeptide glycosylation units
    A Yoneda
    Gene Discovery Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST, 1-1-1 Higashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8566, Japan
    Glycoconj J 18:291-9. 2001
    ..Our approach would thus appear to be highly effective for engineering neoglycoproteins, the characteristics of which are determined by their multiple mucin-type O-glycans...
  18. ncbi request reprint Transcription factor expression and Notch-dependent regulation of neural progenitors in the adult rat spinal cord
    S Yamamoto
    Departments of Neurobioloy, Orthopaedic Surgery, and Neurosurgery, The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
    J Neurosci 21:9814-23. 2001
    ..These results suggest that both the intrinsic properties of adult progenitors and local environmental signals, including Notch signaling, account for the limited regenerative potential of the adult spinal cord...
  19. ncbi request reprint Chelerythrine rapidly induces apoptosis through generation of reactive oxygen species in cardiac myocytes
    S Yamamoto
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103, USA
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 33:1829-48. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint Role of Deltex-1 as a transcriptional regulator downstream of the Notch receptor
    N Yamamoto
    Department of Neurobiology, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    J Biol Chem 276:45031-40. 2001
    ..Thus, DTX1 serves as an important signaling component downstream of Notch that regulates transcription in the nucleus...
  21. ncbi request reprint Serine 331 is the major site of receptor phosphorylation induced by agents that activate protein kinase G in HEK 293 cells overexpressing thromboxane receptor alpha
    S Yamamoto
    Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0082, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 393:97-105. 2001
    ..These results indicate that Ser-331 of the TPalpha is the primary site responsible for the phosphorylation and the desensitization of the receptor induced by agents that activate the PKG...
  22. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal changes in production of type 1 and type 2 cytokines and the effects of hormone replacement therapy
    K Deguchi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, The University of Tokushima, 3-18-15 Kuramoto-cho, Tokushima, 770-8503, Japan
    Menopause 8:266-73. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Production of IL-10 is augmented in postmenopausal women. HRT probably prevents postmenopausal women from an aberration of the immune system by improving the balance of type 1 and type 2 immune reactions...
  23. ncbi request reprint The role of tumor necrosis factor-alpha and interleukin-1beta in ischemia-reperfusion injury of the rat small intestine
    S Yamamoto
    Department of Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinanomachi 35, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-8582, Japan
    J Surg Res 99:134-41. 2001
    ..05). CONCLUSIONS: Dual inhibition of TNF and IL-1 effectively alleviated intestinal I-R injury, suggesting the key role of TNF and IL-1 in this pathophysiology...
  24. ncbi request reprint Serum alpha2-macroglobulin and cytokine measurements in an acute inflammation model in rats
    T Jinbo
    Laboratory of Immunology, College of Environmental and Health Sciences, Azabu University, 1 17 71 Fuchinobe, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 229 8501, Japan
    Lab Anim 36:153-7. 2002
    ..The concentrations of IL-1, IL-2, IL-4, IL-10 and IFN-gamma in rats injected with turpentine oil did not change...
  25. ncbi request reprint Osteoclastogenic potential of bone marrow cells increases with age in elderly women with fracture
    Yasuko Koshihara
    Bone Research Group, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173, Japan
    Mech Ageing Dev 123:1321-31. 2002
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  26. ncbi request reprint Vitamin K stimulates osteoblastogenesis and inhibits osteoclastogenesis in human bone marrow cell culture
    Y Koshihara
    Bone Research Group, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakaecho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, 173 0015, Japan
    J Endocrinol 176:339-48. 2003
    ..Vitamin K might stimulate osteoblastogenesis in bone marrow cells, regulating osteoclastogenesis through the expression of RANKL/ODF more than through that of OPG/OCIF...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of toll-like receptor 4 gene expression of immortalized human liver cell lines
    N Kobayashi
    Division of Gastroenterology I, Department of Medicine, Kawasaki Medical School, Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:431-2. 2003
  28. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial K(ATP) channel opener prevents ischemia-reperfusion injury in rat liver
    S Hai
    Department of Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan
    Transplant Proc 37:428-31. 2005
    ..These findings demonstrate that nicorandil may become a therapeutic drug for ischemia reperfusion-related liver injury...
  29. ncbi request reprint Surgical procedures for decompression of excessive shear stress in small-for-size living donor liver transplantation--new hepatic vein reconstruction
    H Oya
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 37:1108-11. 2005
    ..Even in small-for-size grafts, excessive tension did not occurred at the portal vein or hepatic artery anastomoses. Moreover, it is possible to avoid outflow block and posttransplanted hyperbilirubinemia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Carbon monoxide hemoglobin and bilirubin metabolism in small-for-size graft in adult living-related liver transplantation
    K Hirano
    Department of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Science, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:410-1. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Analysis of liver injury following adult small-for-size grafts in liver transplantation
    H Nakatsuka
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:80-1. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint FK506 may suppress liver injury during the early period following living-related liver transplantation
    T Kato
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:79. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint Shear stress theory and small-for-size graft in adult living related liver transplantation
    Y Sato
    Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:78. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint An atypical form of sporadic panencephalopathic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in Japan
    S Yamamoto
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 29:77-80. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint Improved bioluminescent enzyme immunoassay for the rapid detection of Salmonella in chicken meat samples
    S Fukuda
    Research and Development Division, Kikkoman Corporation, Chiba, Japan
    Lett Appl Microbiol 41:379-84. 2005
    ..To evaluate an improved bioluminescent enzyme immunoassay (BEIA) using biotinylated firefly luciferase for the rapid detection of Salmonella in naturally contaminated chicken meat samples...
  36. pmc Essential role of Shp2-binding sites on FRS2alpha for corticogenesis and for FGF2-dependent proliferation of neural progenitor cells
    S Yamamoto
    Division of Genetics, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato ku, Tokyo 108 8639, Japan
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:15983-8. 2005
    ..However, mutant NSPCs were able to self-renew, demonstrating that Shp2-binding sites on FRS2alpha play an important role in NSPC proliferation but are dispensable for NSPC self-renewing capacity after FGF2 stimulation...
  37. ncbi request reprint dsRNA enhances eotaxin-3 production through interleukin-4 receptor upregulation in airway epithelial cells
    K Tsuji
    Dept of Pediatrics, Saga University School of Medicine, 5 1 1 Nabeshima, Saga City, Saga 849 8501, Japan
    Eur Respir J 26:795-803. 2005
    ..In conclusion, these results suggest that viral airway infection may enhance interleukin-4-induced eotaxin-3 production through upregulation of the interleukin-4 receptor in airway epithelial cells...
  38. ncbi request reprint Iron content of rat serum ferritin
    K Watanabe
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Kitasato University, Towada, Aomori, Japan
    J Vet Med Sci 63:587-9. 2001
    ..These results indicate that rat serum ferritin contains only a small amount of iron independent of body iron stores...
  39. ncbi request reprint Human neutrophil functions in obstructive jaundice
    M Takaoka
    3rd Department of Internal Medicine, Kansai Medical University, Fumizono-cho, Moriguchi, Osaka 570-8507, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 48:71-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The results suggest neutrophil overactivity in patients with obstructive jaundice. The ameliorating effect of biliary drainage on neutrophil overactivity might play a role in the prevention of postoperative complications...
  40. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the concentrations of C-reactive protein and alpha1-acid glycoprotein in the serum of young and adult dogs with acute inflammation
    S Hayashi
    Laboratory of Immunology, Faculty of Environmental and Health Sciences, Azabu University, Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan
    Vet Res Commun 25:117-26. 2001
    ..The CRP and AAG in dogs inoculated with the viral vaccine did not increase. In dogs with fractures or subjected to percutaneous gastrostomy, the CRP and AAG concentrations correlated with the condition of dogs...
  41. ncbi request reprint Long-term photoreceptor transplants in dystrophic and normal mouse retina
    P Gouras
    Department of Ophthalmology, E S Harkness Eye Institute, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 35:3145-53. 1994
    ..To determine the long-term status of transgenic photoreceptors transplanted to the subretinal space of both rd mutant (receptorless) and normal mouse retina...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cloning and expression of a novel form of leukotriene B4 omega-hydroxylase from human liver
    Y Kikuta
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, Fukuyama University, Hiroshima, Japan
    FEBS Lett 348:70-4. 1994
    ..The microsomes from yeast cells transfected with the cDNA catalyzed the omega-hydroxylation of LTB4 with a Km of 44.8 microM. These results clearly show that a new form of the CYP4F LTB4 omega-hydroxylase exists in human liver...
  43. ncbi request reprint Immunocytochemical localization of platelet-type arachidonate 12-lipoxygenase in mouse blood cells
    M Nakamura
    Department of Biochemistry, Tokushima University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Histochem Cytochem 43:237-44. 1995
    ..These results indicated the expression of 12-lipoxygenase at an early stage in the course of megakaryocytopoiesis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Expression of osteopontin in human glioma. Its correlation with the malignancy
    Y Saitoh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kumamoto University Medical School, Japan
    Lab Invest 72:55-63. 1995
    ..It is reported that the expression of OPN is increased in a number of transformed cell lines. This study demonstrates the expression of OPN in human glioma representative of brain tumors...
  45. pmc Two regions in human DNA polymerase beta mRNA suppress translation in Escherichia coli
    T Date
    Department of Biochemistry, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa, Japan
    Nucleic Acids Res 20:4859-64. 1992
    ..Since substitution of the rat Arg-4 codon with synonymous codons showed strong effects upon the expression level, we propose that the arg codon at the N-terminal coding region plays a role in modulating expression...
  46. ncbi request reprint Control of thymus-independent intestinal intraepithelial lymphocytes by beta 2-microglobulin
    O Neuhaus
    Department of Immunology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Eur J Immunol 25:2332-9. 1995
    ..Regulation of self-reactive thymus-independent i-IEL through beta 2m/ MHC class I may contribute to control of autoreactive immune responses in the intestine...
  47. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning of the gene encoding rabbit tumor necrosis factor
    H Ito
    DNA 5:157-65. 1986
    ..The nucleotide sequence of the rabbit TNF gene is very homologous to that of the human TNF gene. Southern hybridization of the genomic DNAs showed that there is likely only a single TNF gene in each of the rabbit and human genomes...
  48. ncbi request reprint Characterization of a cDNA for human protein C inhibitor. A new member of the plasma serine protease inhibitor superfamily
    K Suzuki
    J Biol Chem 262:611-6. 1987
    ..Based on the difference matrices for these proteins, we present possible phylogenetic trees for these proteins...
  49. ncbi request reprint Mouse and human CD14 (myeloid cell-specific leucine-rich glycoprotein) primary structure deduced from cDNA clones
    M Setoguchi
    Department of Pathology, Medical College of Oita, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1008:213-22. 1989
    ..5%), and contained four putative N-glycosylation sites. Mouse CD14 showed 13 building blocks, of which internal nine blocks have a conserved leucine motif and significant homology with human leucine-rich alpha 2-glycoprotein...
  50. pmc Nucleotide and amino acid sequences of the mouse CD14 gene
    K Matsuura
    Department of Pathology, Medical College of Oita, Japan
    Nucleic Acids Res 17:2132. 1989
  51. ncbi request reprint Arachidonate 12-lipoxygenase of rat pineal glands: catalytic properties and primary structure deduced from its cDNA
    T Hada
    Department of Biochemistry, Tokushima University, School of Medicine, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1211:221-8. 1994
    ..The predominant presence of 12-lipoxygenase mRNA in pineal gland was confirmed by in situ hybridization of rat brain. Significant amounts of 12-lipoxygenase mRNA were also detected in rat spleen, aorta, lung and leukocytes...
  52. ncbi request reprint 31P NMR studies on perfused liver from mouse with chronic ethanol ingestion
    H M Sonawat
    Fachbereich Chemie Biologie, , Bundesrepublik Deutschland
    Z Naturforsch C 49:147-53. 1994
    ..Cellular acidosis resulting from ischemia in the presence or absence of alcohol was similar. However, longer period of ischemia leads to an additional 0.11 unit drop in pH in the presence of ethanol...
  53. ncbi request reprint A novel form of cytochrome P-450 family 4 in human polymorphonuclear leukocytes. cDNA cloning and expression of leukotriene B4 omega-hydroxylase
    Y Kikuta
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, Fukuyama University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Biol Chem 268:9376-80. 1993
    ..Isolation of the cDNA opens the way to investigate the physiological role and to regulation of the omega-hydroxylase in the inflammation process...
  54. ncbi request reprint Expression of the Per1 gene in the hamster: brain atlas and circadian characteristics in the suprachiasmatic nucleus
    S Yamamoto
    Department of Anatomy and Brain Science, Kobe University School of Medicine, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0017, Japan
    J Comp Neurol 430:518-32. 2001
    ..Lastly, in hamster brain, Per1 gene is also inducible in extra-SCN brain nuclei, since light at night also elicited Per1 mRNA in neurons of the hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus...
  55. pmc Studies of nematode TFIIE function reveal a link between Ser-5 phosphorylation of RNA polymerase II and the transition from transcription initiation to elongation
    S Yamamoto
    Institute for Molecular and Cellular Biology, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Mol Cell Biol 21:1-15. 2001
    ..These observations provide evidence of TFIIE involvement in the transition and suggest that Ser-5 phosphorylation is essential for Pol II to be in the processive elongation form...
  56. ncbi request reprint Bone morphogenetic protein-15. Identification of target cells and biological functions
    F Otsuka
    Department of Reproductive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, California 92093 0633, USA
    J Biol Chem 275:39523-8. 2000
    ..Significantly, BMP-15 is the first growth factor that can coordinate GC proliferation and differentiation in a way that reflects normal physiology...
  57. ncbi request reprint Expression of mRNA for axon guidance molecules, such as semaphorin-III, netrins and neurotrophins, in human osteoblasts and osteoclasts
    A Togari
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya 464 8650, Japan
    Brain Res 878:204-9. 2000
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Alternate mucosal immune system: organized Peyer's patches are not required for IgA responses in the gastrointestinal tract
    M Yamamoto
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Chiba, Japan
    J Immunol 164:5184-91. 2000
    ..Further, organized Peyer's patches are not a strict requirement for induction of mucosal IgA Ab responses in the gastrointestinal tract...
  59. ncbi request reprint Uterine expression of prostaglandin H2 synthase in late pregnancy and during parturition in prostaglandin F receptor-deficient mice
    K Tsuboi
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University, Japan
    Endocrinology 141:315-24. 2000
    ..These results suggest that COX-1-derived PGs are responsible for the induction of luteolysis, and that COX-2-derived PGs play a role in the final pathway of parturition...
  60. ncbi request reprint Identification of three novel mutations in the MNK gene in three unrelated Japanese patients with classical Menkes disease
    A Ogawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Chiba University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Hum Genet 44:206-9. 1999
    ..Each of these mutations is hypothesized to destroy copper-ATPase-mediated copper transport. We propose that each of these mutations in the MNK gene plays a causative role in the disease...
  61. ncbi request reprint [Early manifestation of septic shock and disseminated intravascular coagulation complicated by acute myocardial infarction in a patient suspected of having Legionnaires' disease]
    T Yamauchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 72:286-92. 1998
    ..This is a rare case in which septic shock and DIC with AMI preceded pulmonary symptoms in a non-immunocompromised patient...
  62. ncbi request reprint Cloning and sequencing of the Vibrio parahaemolyticus fur gene
    S Yamamoto
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 41:737-40. 1997
    ..A sequence analysis showed that, at the amino acid level, the V. parahaemolyticus Fur protein is 81% identical with the Fur protein from E. coli and over 90% identical with those of the Vibrio species...
  63. ncbi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide-induced biphasic inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate response and tyrosine phosphorylation of 140-kilodalton protein in mouse peritoneal macrophages
    H Shinji
    Department of Microbiology II, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Immunol 158:1370-6. 1997
    ..The results also suggest that the later IP3 change is considered to be mediated through a gamma2 type of phosphatidylinositol-specific PLC...
  64. pmc A murine model for type III tyrosinemia: lack of immunologically detectable 4-hydroxyphenylpyruvic acid dioxygenase enzyme protein in a novel mouse strain with hypertyrosinemia
    F Endo
    Department of Pediatrics, Kumamoto University Medical School, Japan
    Am J Hum Genet 48:704-9. 1991
    ..Analysis of this mutant strain of mouse is expected to provide valuable information on the pathogenesis of human type III tyrosinemia and can also serve as a useful system for studies on tyrosine metabolism...