Kouji Takeda

Summary

Affiliation: Tokyo University of Agriculture
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Enhanced glutamate uptake into synaptic vesicles fueled by vesicle-generated ATP from phosphoenolpyruvate and ADP. Proposed role of a novel enzyme
    Kouji Takeda
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Medical School, The University of Michigan, 109 Zina Pitcher, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2200, USA
    Neurochem Res 37:2731-7. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Synechocystis DrgA protein functioning as nitroreductase and ferric reductase is capable of catalyzing the Fenton reaction
    Kouji Takeda
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 10101 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156 8502, Japan
    FEBS J 274:1318-27. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Escherichia coli ferredoxin-NADP+ reductase and oxygen-insensitive nitroreductase are capable of functioning as ferric reductase and of driving the Fenton reaction
    Kouji Takeda
    The Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1 1 1 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156 8502, Japan
    Biometals 23:727-37. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Synechocystis ferredoxin-NADP(+) oxidoreductase is capable of functioning as ferric reductase and of driving the Fenton reaction in the absence or presence of free flavin
    Junichi Sato
    The Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1 1 1 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, 156 8502, Japan
    Biometals 24:311-21. 2011
  5. pmc Adaptive responses to oxygen stress in obligatory anaerobes Clostridium acetobutylicum and Clostridium aminovalericum
    Shinji Kawasaki
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1 1 1 Setagaya ku, Tokyo 156 8502, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:8442-50. 2005
  6. pmc Response of the microaerophilic Bifidobacterium species, B. boum and B. thermophilum, to oxygen
    Shinji Kawasaki
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1 1 1 Setagaya ku, Tokyo 156 8502, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:6854-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Chlorella vulgaris aldehyde reductase is capable of functioning as ferric reductase and of driving the fenton reaction in the presence of free flavin
    Junichi Sato
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 74:854-7. 2010
  8. pmc Synaptic vesicles are capable of synthesizing the VGLUT substrate glutamate from α-ketoglutarate for vesicular loading
    Kouji Takeda
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Medical School, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Neurochem 121:184-96. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Distribution of Prx-linked hydroperoxide reductase activity among microorganisms
    Kouji Takeda
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Tokyo, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 68:20-7. 2004

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Enhanced glutamate uptake into synaptic vesicles fueled by vesicle-generated ATP from phosphoenolpyruvate and ADP. Proposed role of a novel enzyme
    Kouji Takeda
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Medical School, The University of Michigan, 109 Zina Pitcher, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2200, USA
    Neurochem Res 37:2731-7. 2012
    ..We discuss implications for this enzyme in energy homeostasis and pathophysiology, as well as in efficient synaptic glutamate transmission...
  2. ncbi request reprint Synechocystis DrgA protein functioning as nitroreductase and ferric reductase is capable of catalyzing the Fenton reaction
    Kouji Takeda
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 10101 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156 8502, Japan
    FEBS J 274:1318-27. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Escherichia coli ferredoxin-NADP+ reductase and oxygen-insensitive nitroreductase are capable of functioning as ferric reductase and of driving the Fenton reaction
    Kouji Takeda
    The Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1 1 1 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156 8502, Japan
    Biometals 23:727-37. 2010
    ..Although the k(cat)/K(m) value of NfnB for Fe(III)-EDTA was not affected by free flavin, the k(cat)/K(m) value of Fpr for Fe(III)-EDTA was 12-times greater in the presence of free FAD than in the absence of free FAD...
  4. doi request reprint Synechocystis ferredoxin-NADP(+) oxidoreductase is capable of functioning as ferric reductase and of driving the Fenton reaction in the absence or presence of free flavin
    Junichi Sato
    The Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1 1 1 Sakuragaoka, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, 156 8502, Japan
    Biometals 24:311-21. 2011
    ..The enhancement was detected not only in the presence of natural chelate iron compounds but also synthetic chelate iron compounds...
  5. pmc Adaptive responses to oxygen stress in obligatory anaerobes Clostridium acetobutylicum and Clostridium aminovalericum
    Shinji Kawasaki
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1 1 1 Setagaya ku, Tokyo 156 8502, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:8442-50. 2005
    ..acetobutylicum is associated with the expression of a number of genes for oxygen metabolism and ROS scavenging...
  6. pmc Response of the microaerophilic Bifidobacterium species, B. boum and B. thermophilum, to oxygen
    Shinji Kawasaki
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, 1 1 1 Setagaya ku, Tokyo 156 8502, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:6854-8. 2006
    ..H2O-forming NADH oxidase activities were detected dominantly in cell extracts of B. boum and B. thermophilum under acidic reaction conditions (pH 5.0 to 6.0)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chlorella vulgaris aldehyde reductase is capable of functioning as ferric reductase and of driving the fenton reaction in the presence of free flavin
    Junichi Sato
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 74:854-7. 2010
    ..The purified enzyme displayed aldehyde reductase activity in the presence of NADPH. Additionally, it showed ferric reductase activity and drove the Fenton reaction in the presence of free FAD and NADH...
  8. pmc Synaptic vesicles are capable of synthesizing the VGLUT substrate glutamate from α-ketoglutarate for vesicular loading
    Kouji Takeda
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Medical School, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Neurochem 121:184-96. 2012
    ..Finding this inhibitor may have implications for further experimentation on the role of α-ketoglutarate-derived glutamate in glutamate transmission...
  9. ncbi request reprint Distribution of Prx-linked hydroperoxide reductase activity among microorganisms
    Kouji Takeda
    Department of Bioscience, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Tokyo, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 68:20-7. 2004
    ....