N H Choi-Miura

Summary

Affiliation: Showa University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint SP-40,40 is a component of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1-binding protein and stabilizes plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 activity
    N Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:39-42. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Quantitative measurement of the novel human plasma protein, IHRP, by sandwich ELISA
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:214-7. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Regulation mechanism of the serine protease activity of plasma hyaluronan binding protein
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School ol Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:221-5. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The novel acute phase protein, IHRP, inhibits actin polymerization and phagocytosis of polymorphonuclear cells
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan
    Inflamm Res 49:305-10. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Proteolytic activation and inactivation of the serine protease activity of plasma hyaluronan binding protein
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:448-52. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatic injury-specific conversion of mouse plasma hyaluronan binding protein to the active hetero-dimer form
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:892-6. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Novel human plasma proteins, IHRP (acute phase protein) and PHBP (serine protease), which bind to glycosaminoglycans
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Hatanodai 1 5 8, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8555, Japan
    Curr Med Chem Cardiovasc Hematol Agents 2:239-48. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Identification of the substrates for plasma hyaluronan binding protein
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:140-3. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Purification and characterization of a novel hyaluronan-binding protein (PHBP) from human plasma: it has three EGF, a kringle and a serine protease domain, similar to hepatocyte growth factor activator
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo
    J Biochem 119:1157-65. 1996
  10. ncbi request reprint Cloning of the cDNA for a mouse homologue of human PHBP: a novel hyaluronan-binding protein
    K Hashimoto
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 20:1127-30. 1997

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint SP-40,40 is a component of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1-binding protein and stabilizes plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 activity
    N Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:39-42. 2001
    ..The results clearly indicated that SP-40,40 stabilized PAI-1 activity as well as S-protein did...
  2. ncbi request reprint Quantitative measurement of the novel human plasma protein, IHRP, by sandwich ELISA
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:214-7. 2001
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Regulation mechanism of the serine protease activity of plasma hyaluronan binding protein
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School ol Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:221-5. 2001
    ..These results suggested that the serine protease activity of PHBP was regulated in a similar manner to that of factor XII of the coagulation system...
  4. ncbi request reprint The novel acute phase protein, IHRP, inhibits actin polymerization and phagocytosis of polymorphonuclear cells
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan
    Inflamm Res 49:305-10. 2000
    ..In the present study, the involvement of the binding of IHRP (inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor family heavy chain-related protein) and actin in phagocyte activity was investigated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Proteolytic activation and inactivation of the serine protease activity of plasma hyaluronan binding protein
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:448-52. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatic injury-specific conversion of mouse plasma hyaluronan binding protein to the active hetero-dimer form
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:892-6. 2001
    ..e., PHBP activates urokinase, urokinase activates matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and MMPs degrade extracellular matrix for liver regeneration...
  7. ncbi request reprint Novel human plasma proteins, IHRP (acute phase protein) and PHBP (serine protease), which bind to glycosaminoglycans
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Hatanodai 1 5 8, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8555, Japan
    Curr Med Chem Cardiovasc Hematol Agents 2:239-48. 2004
    ..e., PHBP activates scuPA to tcuPA, tcuPA activates matrix metalloproteases (MMPs) and activated MMPs degrade ECM for the tissue remodeling after hepatic injury...
  8. ncbi request reprint Identification of the substrates for plasma hyaluronan binding protein
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 24:140-3. 2001
    ..PHBP did not cleave (activate) prothrombin and plasminogen, but it converted the inactive single chain urinary plasminogen activator to the active two chain form...
  9. ncbi request reprint Purification and characterization of a novel hyaluronan-binding protein (PHBP) from human plasma: it has three EGF, a kringle and a serine protease domain, similar to hepatocyte growth factor activator
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo
    J Biochem 119:1157-65. 1996
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Cloning of the cDNA for a mouse homologue of human PHBP: a novel hyaluronan-binding protein
    K Hashimoto
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 20:1127-30. 1997
    ..Like human PHBP, the amino acid sequence predicted from the nucleotide sequence of mouse PHBP cDNA exhibited significant homology to that of human hepatocyte growth factor activator (HGFA)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Isolation and characterization of GBP28, a novel gelatin-binding protein purified from human plasma
    Y Nakano
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University
    J Biochem 120:803-12. 1996
    ..Although its biological function is presently unclear, its adipocyte-specific expression suggests that GBP28 may function as an endogenous factor involved in lipid catabolism and storage or whole body metabolism...
  12. ncbi request reprint Primary structure of the pig homologue of human IHRP: inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor family heavy chain-related protein
    K Hashimoto
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo
    J Biochem 119:577-84. 1996
    ..1995) FEBS Lett. 371, 227-230]. The results suggest that IHRP might be involved in acute phase reactions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Purification and characterization of a novel glycoprotein which has significant homology to heavy chains of inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor family from human plasma
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo
    J Biochem 117:400-7. 1995
    ..We designated GP120 as IHRP (ITI heavy chain-related protein)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Characterization of mouse GBP28 and its induction by exposure to cold
    M Yoda
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:75-83. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: GBP28 may play a role in homeostasis, regulating body temperature and basal metabolic rate in response to changing environmental conditions. International Journal of Obesity (2001) 25, 75-83..
  15. ncbi request reprint Identification of the disulfide bonds in human plasma protein SP-40,40 (apolipoprotein-J)
    N H Choi-Miura
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo
    J Biochem 112:557-61. 1992
    ..The unique structure could be related to the functions of SP-40,40...
  16. ncbi request reprint Distribution and synthesis of apolipoprotein J in the atherosclerotic aorta
    Y Ishikawa
    Department of Pathology, Toho University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 18:665-72. 1998
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  17. ncbi request reprint Isolation and characterization of the plasma hyaluronan-binding protein (PHBP) gene (HABP2)
    J Sumiya
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo
    J Biochem 122:983-90. 1997
    ..We also report the chromosome mapping of this gene by fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) using a genomic DNA fragment as a probe. The PHBP gene (HABP2) was located on chromosome 10q25-q26...
  18. ncbi request reprint Change in expression of GBP28/adiponectin in carbon tetrachloride-administrated mouse liver
    M Yoda-Murakami
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, 1-5-8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 142-8555, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 285:372-7. 2001
    ..The induced expression of GBP28 was also observed in human hepatoma HepG2 cells after treatment with IL-6. Thus, GBP28 is also produced by the liver, where it undergoes tissue damage-induced transcriptional regulation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Changes in the distribution pattern of gelatin-binding protein of 28 kDa (adiponectin) in myocardial remodelling after ischaemic injury
    Y Ishikawa
    Department of Pathology, Toho University School of Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Histopathology 42:43-52. 2003
    ..We investigated GBP28 role on myocardial remodelling as well as the diagnostic significance of GBP28 immunostaining in myocardial infarction...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clusterin is up-regulated in glomerular mesangial cells in complement-mediated injury
    K Yamada
    Division of Nephrology and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Tokyo School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Kidney Int 59:137-46. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Clusterin was induced in glomerular mesangial cells during the course of immune-mediated injuries. This up-regulation of clusterin may play a critical role in protecting mesangial cells from complement attack...
  21. ncbi request reprint Characterization of equine microsatellites and microsatellite-linked repetitive elements (eMLREs) by efficient cloning and genotyping methods
    T Tozaki
    Department of Physiological Chemistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan
    DNA Res 8:33-45. 2001
    ..These data should help the analysis of equine DNA sequences and the design of equine genome markers...
  22. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of rat platelet aggregation by mycalolide-B, a novel inhibitor of actin polymerization with a different mechanism of action from cytochalasin-D
    A Sugidachi
    Pharmacology and Molecular Biology Research Laboratories, Sankyo Co, Ltd, Tokyo, Japan
    Thromb Haemost 79:614-9. 1998
    ..These results suggest that MB inhibits platelet activation by interfering with actin polymerization through a different mechanism of action from CD. MB may be a useful tool for studying the role of actin polymerization in various cells...
  23. ncbi request reprint Attenuation by dietary taurine of dextran sulfate sodium-induced colitis in mice and of THP-1-induced damage to intestinal Caco-2 cell monolayers
    Z Zhao
    Department of Applied Biological Chemistry, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Amino Acids 35:217-24. 2008
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