Hideko Urushihara

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tsukuba
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc A comparative sequence analysis reveals a common GBD/FH3-FH1-FH2-DAD architecture in formins from Dictyostelium, fungi and metazoa
    Francisco Rivero
    Center for Biochemistry and Center for Molecular Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne, Joseph Stelzmann Strasse 52, 50931 Koln, Germany
    BMC Genomics 6:28. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint [Genetic network controlling cell differentiation in Dictyostelium]
    Urushihara Hideko
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:2219-24. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Genes involved in Dictyostelium discoideum sexual reproduction
    Hideko Urushihara
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba shi, Ibaraki ken 305 8572, Japan
    Eur J Cell Biol 85:961-8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Developmental biology of the social amoeba: history, current knowledge and prospects
    Hideko Urushihara
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 50:S277-81. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [Genome analysis of the model organism Dictyostelium discoideum]
    Hideko Urushihara
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:1674-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Organizing mavericks to conformists: the developmental system of Dictyostelium]
    Hideko Urushihara
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:622-6. 2005
  7. pmc Analyses of cDNAs from growth and slug stages of Dictyostelium discoideum
    Hideko Urushihara
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba shi 305 8572, Japan
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:1647-53. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional genomics of the social amoebae, Dictyostelium discoideum
    Hideko Urushihara
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan
    Mol Cells 13:1-4. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint A stress response kinase, KrsA, controls cAMP relay during the early development of Dictyostelium discoideum
    Tetsuya Muramoto
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
    Dev Biol 305:77-89. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Construction of a gamete-enriched gene pool and RNAi-mediated functional analysis in Dictyostelium discoideum
    Tetsuya Muramoto
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba shi 305 8572, Japan
    Mech Dev 120:965-75. 2003

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Publications20

  1. pmc A comparative sequence analysis reveals a common GBD/FH3-FH1-FH2-DAD architecture in formins from Dictyostelium, fungi and metazoa
    Francisco Rivero
    Center for Biochemistry and Center for Molecular Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne, Joseph Stelzmann Strasse 52, 50931 Koln, Germany
    BMC Genomics 6:28. 2005
    ..Formins act as profilin-modulated processive actin nucleators conserved throughout a wide range of eukaryotes...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Genetic network controlling cell differentiation in Dictyostelium]
    Urushihara Hideko
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:2219-24. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Genes involved in Dictyostelium discoideum sexual reproduction
    Hideko Urushihara
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba shi, Ibaraki ken 305 8572, Japan
    Eur J Cell Biol 85:961-8. 2006
    ..Studies on the molecular genetic control of the sexual cycle will be reviewed and their contribution to our understanding of the organization and function of the D. discoideum genome as a whole discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Developmental biology of the social amoeba: history, current knowledge and prospects
    Hideko Urushihara
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 50:S277-81. 2008
    ..Chemotaxis, cell differentiation, genome and transcriptome, and the ecological and evolutionary implications of development are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Genome analysis of the model organism Dictyostelium discoideum]
    Hideko Urushihara
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:1674-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Organizing mavericks to conformists: the developmental system of Dictyostelium]
    Hideko Urushihara
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 50:622-6. 2005
  7. pmc Analyses of cDNAs from growth and slug stages of Dictyostelium discoideum
    Hideko Urushihara
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba shi 305 8572, Japan
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:1647-53. 2004
    ..Genes encoding the enzymes of basic metabolism are mainly found in the common gene population. These results therefore suggest major differences between growing and developing Dictyostelium cells in the nature of the genes transcribed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional genomics of the social amoebae, Dictyostelium discoideum
    Hideko Urushihara
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan
    Mol Cells 13:1-4. 2002
    ..Furthermore, there are plans to combine the information that is obtained from the cDNA, Genome, and Proteome Projects, as well as the published results, into an integrated database, DictyBase...
  9. ncbi request reprint A stress response kinase, KrsA, controls cAMP relay during the early development of Dictyostelium discoideum
    Tetsuya Muramoto
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
    Dev Biol 305:77-89. 2007
    ..These results strongly suggest that krsA is involved in cAMP relay, and that signaling pathways for multicellular development have evolved in unison with the stress response...
  10. ncbi request reprint Construction of a gamete-enriched gene pool and RNAi-mediated functional analysis in Dictyostelium discoideum
    Tetsuya Muramoto
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba shi 305 8572, Japan
    Mech Dev 120:965-75. 2003
    ..RNAi-mediated silencing as well as disruption of gmsA reduced the cellular competency for sexual cell fusion, indicating the involvement of this gene in the sexual development of D. discoideum...
  11. ncbi request reprint A putative serpentine receptor gene tasA required for normal morphogenesis of primary stalk and branch structure in Polysphondylium pallidum
    Yoshinori Kawabe
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
    Gene 285:291-9. 2002
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  12. ncbi request reprint The cDNA sequencing project
    Hideko Urushihara
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki Ken, Japan
    Methods Mol Biol 346:31-49. 2006
    ..Utilization of wet and dry resources have contributed to the understanding of the genetic system controlling the multicellular development in Dictyostelium...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reverse genetic analyses of gamete-enriched genes revealed a novel regulator of the cAMP signaling pathway in Dictyostelium discoideum
    Tetsuya Muramoto
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba shi 305 8572, Japan
    Mech Dev 122:733-43. 2005
    ..Knockout mutants of tmcC were indistinguishable from the wild type cells with respect to the cAMP response, suggesting that this gene is relevant to other processes...
  14. pmc A surface glycoprotein indispensable for gamete fusion in the social amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum
    Yoshinori Araki
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Eukaryot Cell 11:638-44. 2012
    ..These results suggest that MacA is indispensable for gamete interactions in D. discoideum, probably via cell adhesion. There is a possibility that it is controlled in a mating-type-dependent manner...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cultivation, spore production, and mating
    Hideko Urushihara
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki Ken, Japan
    Methods Mol Biol 346:113-24. 2006
    ..Synchronous development of macrocysts is achieved by mixing the cells of heterothallic strains separately cultured in darkness to induce the sexual maturation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Small GTPase RacF2 affects sexual cell fusion and asexual development in Dictyostelium discoideum through the regulation of cell adhesion
    Tetsuya Muramoto
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba 305 8572, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 48:199-208. 2006
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  17. doi request reprint Temporal and non-permanent division of labor during sorocarp formation in the social amoeba Acytostelium subglobosum
    Kurato Mohri
    Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
    Dev Biol 375:202-9. 2013
    ..Instead of the permanent division of labor observed in D. discoideum, A. subglobosum produces fruiting bodies by all cells contributing to the formation of the stalk as well as forming spores...
  18. pmc PCR-mediated generation of a gene disruption construct without the use of DNA ligase and plasmid vectors
    Hidekazu Kuwayama
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Tennodai 1 1 1, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
    Nucleic Acids Res 30:E2. 2002
    ..This method is simple, rapid and relatively inexpensive. In addition, there is the freedom of attaching long flanking regions to any selectable marker cassette...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gamete fusion and cytokinesis preceding zygote establishment in the sexual process of Dictyostelium discoideum
    Kentaro Ishida
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba shi 305 8572, Japan
    Dev Growth Differ 47:25-35. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the sequential molecular events are necessary in D. discoideum after gamete fusion to establish a new individuality of zygotes...
  20. ncbi request reprint The cellular slime mold: eukaryotic model microorganism
    Hideko Urushihara
    Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Exp Anim 58:97-104. 2009
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