Isamu Miyakawa

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Affiliation: Yamaguchi University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Morphology of mitochondrial nucleoids, mitochondria, and nuclei during meiosis and sporulation of the yeast Saccharomycodes ludwigii
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 58:43-51. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Mitochondrial nucleoids from the yeast Candida parapsilosis: expansion of the repertoire of proteins associated with mitochondrial DNA
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Physics, Biology, and Informatics, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    Microbiology 155:1558-68. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Morphology and protein composition of the mitochondrial nucleoids in yeast cells lacking Abf2p, a high mobility group protein
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 56:455-64. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Purification of an Abf2p-like protein from mitochondrial nucleoids of yeast Pichia jadinii and its role in the packaging of mitochondrial DNA
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Physics, Biology, and Informatics, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 91:197-207. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of the nuc1 null mutant for analysis of yeast mitochondrial nucleoids
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Physics, Biology, and Informatics, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 54:317-25. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Bismuth heterocycles based on a diphenyl sulfone scaffold: synthesis and substituent effect on the antifungal activity against Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Toshihiro Murafuji
    Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    Eur J Med Chem 46:519-25. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Isolation of the mitochondrial nucleoids from yeast Kluyveromyces lactis and analyses of the nucleoid proteins
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Physics, Informatics and Biology, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 49:85-93. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Heterocyclic bismuth carboxylates based on a diphenyl sulfone scaffold: synthesis and antifungal activity against Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Toshihiro Murafuji
    Graduate School of Medicine, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi City 753 8512, Japan
    Eur J Med Chem 63:531-5. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint A simple method for culture and stable maintenance of giant spheroplasts from the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Taihei Fukudomi
    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Yamaguchi University, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 57:177-82. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Antifungal activity of organobismuth compounds against the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae: structure-activity relationship
    Toshihiro Murafuji
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    J Inorg Biochem 98:547-52. 2004

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Morphology of mitochondrial nucleoids, mitochondria, and nuclei during meiosis and sporulation of the yeast Saccharomycodes ludwigii
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 58:43-51. 2012
    ..In the course of this study, it was also found that ledges between two spores were specifically stained with DiOC(6)(3)...
  2. doi request reprint Mitochondrial nucleoids from the yeast Candida parapsilosis: expansion of the repertoire of proteins associated with mitochondrial DNA
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Physics, Biology, and Informatics, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    Microbiology 155:1558-68. 2009
    ..Importantly, in contrast to Abf2p, in silico analysis of Gcf1p predicted the presence of a coiled-coil domain and a single high-mobility group (HMG) box, suggesting that it represents a novel type of mitochondrial HMG protein...
  3. ncbi request reprint Morphology and protein composition of the mitochondrial nucleoids in yeast cells lacking Abf2p, a high mobility group protein
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 56:455-64. 2010
    ..On the other hand, our result suggested that in stationary-phase cells, the lack of Abf2p does not significantly alter the protein composition of the mt-nucleoids...
  4. ncbi request reprint Purification of an Abf2p-like protein from mitochondrial nucleoids of yeast Pichia jadinii and its role in the packaging of mitochondrial DNA
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Physics, Biology, and Informatics, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 91:197-207. 2007
    ..These results suggest that the 26-kDa protein of P. jadinii has a similar function in the packaging of mtDNA to Abf2p, a major mitochondrial DNA-binding protein in Saccharomyces cerevisiae...
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of the nuc1 null mutant for analysis of yeast mitochondrial nucleoids
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Physics, Biology, and Informatics, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 54:317-25. 2008
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  6. doi request reprint Bismuth heterocycles based on a diphenyl sulfone scaffold: synthesis and substituent effect on the antifungal activity against Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Toshihiro Murafuji
    Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    Eur J Med Chem 46:519-25. 2011
    ..Bismuth carboxylate 7b derived from p-nitrobenzoic acid and 2e exhibited inhibition activity comparable to those of 2e and 2h despite its higher lipophilicity (ClogP=2.68)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Isolation of the mitochondrial nucleoids from yeast Kluyveromyces lactis and analyses of the nucleoid proteins
    Isamu Miyakawa
    Department of Physics, Informatics and Biology, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 49:85-93. 2003
    ..lactis and plays structural roles in compacting mtDNA in cooperation with other nucleoid proteins...
  8. doi request reprint Heterocyclic bismuth carboxylates based on a diphenyl sulfone scaffold: synthesis and antifungal activity against Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Toshihiro Murafuji
    Graduate School of Medicine, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi City 753 8512, Japan
    Eur J Med Chem 63:531-5. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A simple method for culture and stable maintenance of giant spheroplasts from the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Taihei Fukudomi
    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Yamaguchi University, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 57:177-82. 2011
    ..The average diameter of spheroplasts can vary from 16 to 53┬Ám, depending on their initial concentration...
  10. ncbi request reprint Antifungal activity of organobismuth compounds against the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae: structure-activity relationship
    Toshihiro Murafuji
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi 753 8512, Japan
    J Inorg Biochem 98:547-52. 2004
    ..The marked inhibition effect of 7 may be attributed to such a highly coordinated geometry, which allows the bismuth center to bind tightly with some biomolecules playing important roles in the growth of S. cerevisiae...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial chromosome structure: an insight from analysis of complete yeast genomes
    Jozef Nosek
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    FEMS Yeast Res 6:356-70. 2006
    ..Moreover, it provides a basis for subsequent functional studies of the structure and dynamics of the mitochondrial nucleoids...