Kenji Suzuki

Summary

Affiliation: RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Plastid chaperonin proteins Cpn60 alpha and Cpn60 beta are required for plastid division in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Kenji Suzuki
    Initiative Research Program, Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, 2 1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    BMC Plant Biol 9:38. 2009
  2. pmc The YlmG protein has a conserved function related to the distribution of nucleoids in chloroplasts and cyanobacteria
    Yukihiro Kabeya
    Initiative Research Program, RIKEN Advanced Science Institute, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    BMC Plant Biol 10:57. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Plant-specific protein MCD1 determines the site of chloroplast division in concert with bacteria-derived MinD
    Hiromitsu Nakanishi
    Initiative Research Program, Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Curr Biol 19:151-6. 2009
  4. pmc The PLASTID DIVISION1 and 2 components of the chloroplast division machinery determine the rate of chloroplast division in land plant cell differentiation
    Kumiko Okazaki
    Initiative Research Program, Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Plant Cell 21:1769-80. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Eukaryotic and eubacterial contributions to the establishment of plastid proteome estimated by large-scale phylogenetic analyses
    Kenji Suzuki
    Initiative Research Program, Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    Mol Biol Evol 27:581-90. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Plastid chaperonin proteins Cpn60 alpha and Cpn60 beta are required for plastid division in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Kenji Suzuki
    Initiative Research Program, Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, 2 1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    BMC Plant Biol 9:38. 2009
    ..To further identify new proteins that are required for plastid division, we characterized previously and newly isolated plastid division mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana...
  2. pmc The YlmG protein has a conserved function related to the distribution of nucleoids in chloroplasts and cyanobacteria
    Yukihiro Kabeya
    Initiative Research Program, RIKEN Advanced Science Institute, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    BMC Plant Biol 10:57. 2010
    ..Although several components of the envelope division machinery have been identified and characterized, little is known about the molecular components/mechanisms underlying the change of the nucleoid structure...
  3. doi request reprint Plant-specific protein MCD1 determines the site of chloroplast division in concert with bacteria-derived MinD
    Hiromitsu Nakanishi
    Initiative Research Program, Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Curr Biol 19:151-6. 2009
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  4. pmc The PLASTID DIVISION1 and 2 components of the chloroplast division machinery determine the rate of chloroplast division in land plant cell differentiation
    Kumiko Okazaki
    Initiative Research Program, Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Plant Cell 21:1769-80. 2009
    ..These results suggest that the integration of PDV proteins into the division machinery enabled land plant cells to change chloroplast size and number in accord with the fate of cell differentiation...
  5. doi request reprint Eukaryotic and eubacterial contributions to the establishment of plastid proteome estimated by large-scale phylogenetic analyses
    Kenji Suzuki
    Initiative Research Program, Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    Mol Biol Evol 27:581-90. 2010
    ..These results suggest that a considerable amount of bacterial metagenomic material, as well as the genomes of the host and the endosymbiont, has contributed to the establishment of the plastid before the split of the red and green algae...