Emi K Nishimura

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Affiliation: Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Key roles for transforming growth factor beta in melanocyte stem cell maintenance
    Emi K Nishimura
    Department of Stem Cell Biology, Medical Research Institute, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 2 3 10 Kandasurugadai, Chiyoda ku, Tokyo 101 0062, Japan
    Cell Stem Cell 6:130-40. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Melanocyte stem cells: a melanocyte reservoir in hair follicles for hair and skin pigmentation
    Emi K Nishimura
    Department of Stem Cell Biology, Medical Research Institute, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Chiyoda ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Pigment Cell Melanoma Res 24:401-10. 2011
  3. doi request reprint A stem cell-derived gene (Sddr) negatively regulates differentiation of embryonic stem cells
    Miwako Miura
    Department of Stem Cell Biology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Cancer Research Institute, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Int J Dev Biol 54:33-9. 2010

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Publications3

  1. pmc Key roles for transforming growth factor beta in melanocyte stem cell maintenance
    Emi K Nishimura
    Department of Stem Cell Biology, Medical Research Institute, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 2 3 10 Kandasurugadai, Chiyoda ku, Tokyo 101 0062, Japan
    Cell Stem Cell 6:130-40. 2010
    ..These data demonstrate that the TGF-beta signaling pathway is one of the key niche factors that regulate melanocyte stem cell immaturity and quiescence...
  2. doi request reprint Melanocyte stem cells: a melanocyte reservoir in hair follicles for hair and skin pigmentation
    Emi K Nishimura
    Department of Stem Cell Biology, Medical Research Institute, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Chiyoda ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Pigment Cell Melanoma Res 24:401-10. 2011
    ..This review focuses on the identification of MelSCs and their characteristics and explains the importance of the MelSC population in the mechanisms of hair pigmentation, hair greying, and skin repigmentation...
  3. doi request reprint A stem cell-derived gene (Sddr) negatively regulates differentiation of embryonic stem cells
    Miwako Miura
    Department of Stem Cell Biology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Cancer Research Institute, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Int J Dev Biol 54:33-9. 2010
    ..These results suggest that although it is dispensable for ES cell self-renewal, Sddr is a negative regulator of ES cell differentiation...