H Ohuchi

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Affiliation: The University of Tokushima
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc A non-mammalian type opsin 5 functions dually in the photoreceptive and non-photoreceptive organs of birds
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e31534. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Diversified expression patterns of autotaxin, a gene for phospholipid-generating enzyme during mouse and chicken development
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 236:1134-43. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Fibroblast growth factor 10 is required for proper development of the mouse whiskers
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 302:562-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of cis-element regulating expression of the mouse Fgf10 gene during inner ear development
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Dyn 233:177-87. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Expression patterns of the lysophospholipid receptor genes during mouse early development
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 237:3280-94. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint FGF10 acts as a major ligand for FGF receptor 2 IIIb in mouse multi-organ development
    H Ohuchi
    Department of Genetic Biochemistry, Kyoto University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 46 29 Yoshida shimo adachi cho, Sakyo ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto, 606 8501, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 277:643-9. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Involvement of fibroblast growth factor (FGF)18-FGF8 signaling in specification of left-right asymmetry and brain and limb development of the chick embryo
    H Ohuchi
    Department of Genetic Biochemistry, Kyoto University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 46 29 Yoshida shimo adachi cho, Sakyo ku, 606 8501, Kyoto, Japan
    Mech Dev 95:55-66. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint [A brief review on molecular mechanisms for vertebrate retinal development]
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:692-8. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Autotaxin controls caudal diencephalon-mesencephalon development in the chick
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 239:2647-58. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Cloning and expression of the chick p63 gene
    A Yasue
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Mech Dev 100:105-8. 2001

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  1. pmc A non-mammalian type opsin 5 functions dually in the photoreceptive and non-photoreceptive organs of birds
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e31534. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Diversified expression patterns of autotaxin, a gene for phospholipid-generating enzyme during mouse and chicken development
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 236:1134-43. 2007
    ..These results suggest conserved and non-conserved roles for ATX during neural development and organogenesis in these species...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fibroblast growth factor 10 is required for proper development of the mouse whiskers
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 302:562-7. 2003
    ..Hair follicle marker genes such as Sonic hedgehog, Patched, and Patched 2 are aberrantly expressed in the mutant whiskers. Thus, FGF10 is required for proper whisker development mediated by SHH signaling in the mouse...
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of cis-element regulating expression of the mouse Fgf10 gene during inner ear development
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Dyn 233:177-87. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the analysis of a putative inner ear enhancer of Fgf10 has disclosed a complicated regulation of Fgf10 during inner ear development by numerous transcription factors and signaling pathways...
  5. doi request reprint Expression patterns of the lysophospholipid receptor genes during mouse early development
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 237:3280-94. 2008
    ..These results suggest that multiple receptor systems for LPA/S1P lysophospholipids may be functioning during organogenesis...
  6. ncbi request reprint FGF10 acts as a major ligand for FGF receptor 2 IIIb in mouse multi-organ development
    H Ohuchi
    Department of Genetic Biochemistry, Kyoto University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 46 29 Yoshida shimo adachi cho, Sakyo ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto, 606 8501, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 277:643-9. 2000
    ..These results suggest that FGF10 acts as a major ligand for FGFR2b in mouse multi-organ development...
  7. ncbi request reprint Involvement of fibroblast growth factor (FGF)18-FGF8 signaling in specification of left-right asymmetry and brain and limb development of the chick embryo
    H Ohuchi
    Department of Genetic Biochemistry, Kyoto University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 46 29 Yoshida shimo adachi cho, Sakyo ku, 606 8501, Kyoto, Japan
    Mech Dev 95:55-66. 2000
    ..These results demonstrate that the FGF18-FGF8 signaling is involved in various organizing activities and the signaling hierarchies between FGF18 and FGF8 seem to change during patterning of different structures...
  8. ncbi request reprint [A brief review on molecular mechanisms for vertebrate retinal development]
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:692-8. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Autotaxin controls caudal diencephalon-mesencephalon development in the chick
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 239:2647-58. 2010
    ..We propose a dual role of ATX in chick brain development, in which ATX not only contributes to the formation of caudal diencephalon as a short-range signal, but also regulates the growth of mesencephalon as a long-range signal...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cloning and expression of the chick p63 gene
    A Yasue
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Mech Dev 100:105-8. 2001
    ..Furthermore, we have found that the transcripts are detected in the interdigital epithelium, intersomite epithelium, and epaxial dermamyotome...
  11. ncbi request reprint The mesenchymal factor, FGF10, initiates and maintains the outgrowth of the chick limb bud through interaction with FGF8, an apical ectodermal factor
    H Ohuchi
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, Japan
    Development 124:2235-44. 1997
    ..These results suggest that FGF10 is a key mesenchymal factor involved in the initial budding as well as the continuous outgrowth of vertebrate limbs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pitx2, a bicoid-type homeobox gene, is involved in a lefty-signaling pathway in determination of left-right asymmetry
    H Yoshioka
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, Japan
    Cell 94:299-305. 1998
    ..Our results indicate that a common pathway from lefty-1 to Pitx2 likely exists for determination of L-R asymmetry in vertebrates...
  13. ncbi request reprint Involvement of androgen-induced growth factor (FGF-8) gene in mouse embryogenesis and morphogenesis
    H Ohuchi
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 204:882-8. 1994
    ..5-12.5); and [6]branchial arch ectoderm (E8.5-11.5). The embryonic expression pattern suggests a unique role of FGF-8 in mouse development, especially in gastrulation, brain development, and limb and facial morphogenesis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Identification of chick rax/rx genes with overlapping patterns of expression during early eye and brain development
    H Ohuchi
    Department of Genetic Biochemistry, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Mech Dev 85:193-5. 1999
    ..cRax mRNA can be detected earlier than cRaxL prior to the formation of the notochord and its expression domain appears broader than that of cRaxL...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sonic hedgehog is expressed in epithelial cells during development of whisker, hair, and tooth
    S Iseki
    Department of Oral Pathology, Dental School, University of Tokushima, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 218:688-93. 1996
    ..The Shh expression continues in developing ameloblasts. These results suggest that SHH is an essential epithelial signaling molecule in epithelio-mesenchymal interactions for the terminal differentiation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric expression of antivin/lefty1 in the early chick embryo
    Y Ishimaru
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima, Japan
    Mech Dev 90:115-8. 2000
    ..We found that antivin/lefty1 is expressed asymmetrically on the left side of the prospective floorplate, notochord and lateral plate mesoderm of the chick embryo...
  17. ncbi request reprint Kr├╝ppel acts as a gap gene regulating expression of hunchback and even-skipped in the intermediate germ cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Taro Mito
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Biol 294:471-81. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that Gb'Kr is a gap gene that acts in the cellular environment and is required for segmentation in the thoracic and abdominal regions through the regulation of gap and pair-rule gene expression...
  18. ncbi request reprint caudal is required for gnathal and thoracic patterning and for posterior elongation in the intermediate-germband cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Yohei Shinmyo
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Josanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Mech Dev 122:231-9. 2005
    ..Since Wnt/Cdx pathways are involved in the posterior patterning of vertebrates, such mechanisms may be conserved in animals that undergo sequential segmentation from the posterior growth zone...
  19. ncbi request reprint FGF10 is a mesenchymally derived stimulator for epidermal development in the chick embryonic skin
    Hirotaka Tao
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Japan
    Mech Dev 116:39-49. 2002
    ..These results support the idea that FGF10 is a mesenchymally derived stimulator of epidermal development through crosstalk with bone morphogenetic protein (BMP), beta-catenin, and other signaling pathways...
  20. ncbi request reprint Expression patterns of the homeotic genes Scr, Antp, Ubx, and abd-A during embryogenesis of the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Hongjie Zhang
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Gene Expr Patterns 5:491-502. 2005
    ..abd-A is expressed in the posterior compartment of the first abdominal segment and the remaining abdominal segments in all three insects, although its posterior border varies among them...
  21. ncbi request reprint brachyenteron is necessary for morphogenesis of the posterior gut but not for anteroposterior axial elongation from the posterior growth zone in the intermediate-germband cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Yohei Shinmyo
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Josanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Development 133:4539-47. 2006
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Introduction of silencing-inducing transgene against Fgf19 does not affect expression of Tbx5 and beta3-tubulin in the developing chicken retina
    Mayumi Okamoto
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Josanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 50:159-68. 2008
    ..Thus, knockdown of Fgf19 supports no obvious regulations between Fgf19 and Tbx5, or exhibits no phenotypes that perturb early retinal differentiation...
  23. ncbi request reprint even-skipped has gap-like, pair-rule-like, and segmental functions in the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus, a basal, intermediate germ insect (Orthoptera)
    Taro Mito
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Biol 303:202-13. 2007
    ..Comparisons with eve functions in other species suggest that the Gb'eve function may represent an intermediate state of the evolution of pair-rule patterning by eve in insects...
  24. ncbi request reprint Involvement of Wingless/Armadillo signaling in the posterior sequential segmentation in the cricket, Gryllus bimaculatus (Orthoptera), as revealed by RNAi analysis
    Katsuyuki Miyawaki
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Mech Dev 121:119-30. 2004
    ..bimaculatus embryos, while Gbwg, Gbarm and Gbhh are likely to act as the segment-polarity genes in the anterior segmentation similarly as in Drosophila...
  25. ncbi request reprint A dual role of FGF10 in proliferation and coordinated migration of epithelial leading edge cells during mouse eyelid development
    Hirotaka Tao
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Development 132:3217-30. 2005
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Subtype-specific expression of Fgf19 during horizontal cell development of the chicken retina
    Mayumi Okamoto
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Gene Expr Patterns 9:306-13. 2009
    ..These results suggest that Fgf19 is expressed by the early migratory horizontal precursors, and later by the presumptive axon-bearing HCs...
  27. doi request reprint Atelocollagen-mediated local and systemic applications of myostatin-targeting siRNA increase skeletal muscle mass
    N Kinouchi
    Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Graduate School of Dentistry, The University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Gene Ther 15:1126-30. 2008
    ..These results imply that ATCOL-mediated application of siRNAs is a powerful tool for future therapeutic use for diseases including muscular atrophy...
  28. doi request reprint Loss-of-function analyses of the fragile X-related and dopamine receptor genes by RNA interference in the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Aska Hamada
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 238:2025-33. 2009
    ..These results indicate that the cricket has the potential to become a novel model system to explore human neuronal pathogenic mechanisms and to screen therapeutic drugs by RNAi...
  29. doi request reprint Expression patterns of the opsin 5-related genes in the developing chicken retina
    Sayuri Tomonari
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 237:1910-22. 2008
    ..These results suggest that the mammalian type opsin 5 may contribute to the development of these retinal cells in the chicken...
  30. ncbi request reprint Divergent and conserved roles of extradenticle in body segmentation and appendage formation, respectively, in the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Taro Mito
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Biol 313:67-79. 2008
    ..Although functions of Gb'exd in appendage patterning appear fundamentally conserved between Gryllus and Drosophila, its role in body segmentation may differ from that of Drosophila exd...
  31. ncbi request reprint Expression pattern of the melanopsin-like (cOpn4m) and VA opsin-like genes in the developing chicken retina and neural tissues
    Sayuri Tomonari
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Gene Expr Patterns 7:746-53. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Regional expression of the Cwnt-4 gene in developing chick central nervous system in relationship to the diencephalic neuromere D2 and a dorsal domain of the spinal cord
    H Yoshioka
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 203:1581-8. 1994
    ..Thus, we designated the gene as Cwnt-4 (chick Wnt-4). Our results suggested that Cwnt-4 is involved in segmentation of the forebrain into the neuromere D2 and in differentiation of the dorsal region of the spinal cord...
  33. doi request reprint Dynamic expression patterns of vasa during embryogenesis in the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Taro Mito
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City, Japan
    Dev Genes Evol 218:381-7. 2008
    ..These results suggest that, in the cricket, germ cells are specified early in development at the posterior end of an early germband, as proposed by Heymons (1895) based on cytological criteria...
  34. ncbi request reprint Correlation of expression patterns of homothorax, dachshund, and Distal-less with the proximodistal segmentation of the cricket leg bud
    Yoshiko Inoue
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Mech Dev 113:141-8. 2002
    ....
  35. doi request reprint EGFR signaling is required for re-establishing the proximodistal axis during distal leg regeneration in the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus nymph
    Taro Nakamura
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Biol 319:46-55. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that EGFR signaling influences positional information along the PD axis in distal leg patterning of insects, regardless of the leg formation mode...
  36. ncbi request reprint Identification of cis-elements regulating expression of Fgf10 during limb development
    Hidemi Sasak
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, Tokushima City, Japan
    Int J Dev Biol 46:963-7. 2002
    ..7 kb 5'-fragment. In the fragment, three DNA binding motifs were identified in the mouse and human sequence, although they are not conserved in the corresponding chicken sequence...
  37. ncbi request reprint Exogenous FGF10 can rescue an eye-open at birth phenotype of Fgf10-null mice by activating activin and TGFalpha-EGFR signaling
    Hirotaka Tao
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 48:339-46. 2006
    ..These results verify that FGF10 promotes eyelid closure through activating activin and TGFalpha-EGFR signaling...
  38. ncbi request reprint Non-canonical functions of hunchback in segment patterning of the intermediate germ cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Taro Mito
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Development 132:2069-79. 2005
    ..A comparison of our results with the results for other derived species revealed that the canonical hb function may have evolved from the non-canonical hb functions during evolution...
  39. ncbi request reprint Dissecting insect leg regeneration through RNA interference
    T Nakamura
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City, 770 8506, Japan
    Cell Mol Life Sci 65:64-72. 2008
    ..Our results provide clues to the mechanisms of regeneration which are relevant to vertebrate systems...
  40. ncbi request reprint Structure and expression of a novel human FGF, FGF-19, expressed in the fetal brain
    T Nishimura
    Department of Genetic Biochemistry, Kyoto University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Yoshida Shimoadachi, Sakyo, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1444:148-51. 1999
  41. ncbi request reprint A non-canonical photopigment, melanopsin, is expressed in the differentiating ganglion, horizontal, and bipolar cells of the chicken retina
    Sayuri Tomonari
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Dev Dyn 234:783-90. 2005
    ..This suggests that a subset of ganglion, horizontal, and bipolar cells in the chicken retina may have rhabdomeric properties in their origins...
  42. ncbi request reprint Expression of Fibroblast growth factor 19 (Fgf19) during chicken embryogenesis and eye development, compared with Fgf15 expression in the mouse
    Hitomi Kurose
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, Minami Jyosanjima, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Gene Expr Patterns 4:687-93. 2004
    ..Fgf15 is expressed in the optic vesicle, a subset of progenitor cells of neural retina, and emerging ganglion and amacrine cells during retinogenesis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Expression patterns of dachshund during head development of Gryllus bimaculatus (cricket)
    Yoshiko Inoue
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Gene Expr Patterns 4:725-31. 2004
    ..We found that although developmental processes of the Gryllus eye and brain differ from those of the Drosophila ones, the expression patterns of Gbdac are essentially similar to those of the Dmdac...
  44. ncbi request reprint FGF19-FGFR4 signaling elaborates lens induction with the FGF8-L-Maf cascade in the chick embryo
    Hitomi Kurose
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 47:213-23. 2005
    ..These results suggest that FGF19-FGFR4 signaling plays a role in early lens development in collaboration with FGF8 signaling and L-Maf transcriptional system...
  45. ncbi request reprint Expression patterns of aristaless in developing appendages of Gryllus bimaculatus (cricket)
    Katsuyuki Miyawaki
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Mech Dev 113:181-4. 2002
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Regulation of leg size and shape by the Dachsous/Fat signalling pathway during regeneration
    Tetsuya Bando
    Department of Life Systems, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City, 770 8506, Japan
    Development 136:2235-45. 2009
    ..We present a model to explain our results in which the steepness of the Ds/Ft gradient controls growth along the PD axis of the regenerating leg...
  47. ncbi request reprint Expression patterns of hedgehog, wingless, and decapentaplegic during gut formation of Gryllus bimaculatus (cricket)
    Yoshiko Inoue
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City, 770 8506, Japan
    Mech Dev 110:245-8. 2002
    ..Although the expression patterns of Gbhh and Gbwg are essentially comparable to those observed in Drosophila, the expression pattern of Gbdpp differs from those of the Drosophila dpp...
  48. ncbi request reprint piggyBac-mediated somatic transformation of the two-spotted cricket, Gryllus bimaculatus
    Yohei Shinmyo
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 46:343-9. 2004
    ..Further, only when the helper RNA was used, somatic transformation of the embryo with the eGFP gene was observed. These results suggest that the piggyBac system with the helper RNA may be effective for making transgenic crickets...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Role of fibroblast growth factors (FGFs) in wound healing and regeneration]
    Hideyo Ohuchi
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokushima
    Nihon Rinsho 63:503-8. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint A missense mutant myostatin causes hyperplasia without hypertrophy in the mouse muscle
    Masumi Nishi
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima 770 8506, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 293:247-51. 2002
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Involvement of hedgehog, wingless, and dpp in the initiation of proximodistal axis formation during the regeneration of insect legs, a verification of the modified boundary model
    Taro Mito
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Mech Dev 114:27-35. 2002
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Extrachromosomal transposition of the transposable element Minos in embryos of the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Hongjie Zhang
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 44:409-17. 2002
    ..These results strongly support the use of Minos transposons marked with the GbA3/4 promoter-eGFP for the genetic transformation of this emerging model insect species...
  53. ncbi request reprint Characterization of follistatin-related gene as a negative regulatory factor for activin family members during mouse heart development
    Yuka Takehara-Kasamatsu
    Institute for Enzyme Research, The University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    J Med Invest 54:276-88. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that FLRG could function as a negative regulator of activin family members including MSTN during heart development...
  54. ncbi request reprint Hypotonic buffer induces meiosis and formation of anucleate cytoplasmic islands in the egg of the two-spotted cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Isao Sarashina
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Josanjima cho, Tokushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 45:103-12. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that pseudoenergids can increase in number independently of nuclei, suggesting that the cytoplasm rather than the nucleus plays the primary role in development to the syncytial stage in G. bimaculatus...
  55. ncbi request reprint Involvement of canonical Wnt/Wingless signaling in the determination of the positional values within the leg segment of the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus
    Taro Nakamura
    Department of Life System, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima, 2 1 Minami Jyosanjima cho, Tolushima City 770 8506, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 49:79-88. 2007
    ..These results indicate that the canonical Wnt/Wingless signaling pathway is involved in the process of leg regeneration and determination of positional information in the leg segment...
  56. ncbi request reprint Cessation of Fgf10 signaling, resulting in a defective dental epithelial stem cell compartment, leads to the transition from crown to root formation
    Tamaki Yokohama-Tamaki
    Department of Oral Anatomy and Developmental Biology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
    Development 133:1359-66. 2006
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that the disappearance of Fgf10 signaling leads to the transition from crown to root formation, owing to the loss of a dental epithelial stem cell compartment...
  57. ncbi request reprint FGF10 maintains stem cell compartment in developing mouse incisors
    Hidemitsu Harada
    Second Department of Oral Anatomy and Cell Biology, Kyushu Dental College, 2 6 1, Manazuru, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, 803 8580, Japan
    Development 129:1533-41. 2002
    ..However, recombinant human FGF10 protein rescued the cervical loop from apoptosis. Taken together, these results suggest that FGF10 is a survival factor that maintains the stem cell population in developing incisor germs...
  58. ncbi request reprint FGF10 maintains stem cell population during mouse incisor development
    Hidemitsu Harada
    Second Department of Oral Anatomy and Cell Biology, Kyushu Dental College, 2 6 1, Manazuru, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, 803 8580, Japan
    Connect Tissue Res 43:201-4. 2002
    ..Recombinant FGF10 rescued the cervical loop from apoptosis. These results show that FGF10 maintains the stem-cell compartment in the developing incisor tooth germ...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Evolution of insect developmental systems: from the cricket mode to the fly mode]
    Taro Mito
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:750-5. 2005
  60. ncbi request reprint Mutations in the gene encoding fibroblast growth factor 10 are associated with aplasia of lacrimal and salivary glands
    Miriam Entesarian
    Department of Genetics and Pathology, Uppsala University, The Rudbeck Laboratory, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Nat Genet 37:125-7. 2005
    ..Fgf10(+/-) mice have a phenotype similar to ALSG, providing a model for this disorder. We suggest that haploinsufficiency for FGF10 during a crucial stage of development results in ALSG...
  61. ncbi request reprint Location of micropyles and early embryonic development of the two-spotted cricket Gryllus bimaculatus (Insecta, Orthoptera)
    Isao Sarashina
    Institute of Geoscience, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba 305 8572, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 47:99-108. 2005
    ..Observations on distribution patterns of F-actin indicate that, all through the process, the germ primordium retains that unity, and is not separated into two parts...