Katsura Asano


Affiliation: Kansas State University
Country: USA


  1. request reprint
    Asano K, Sachs M. Translation factor control of ribosome conformation during start codon selection. Genes Dev. 2007;21:1280-7 pubmed
  2. Hiraishi H, Oatman J, Haller S, Blunk L, McGivern B, Morris J, et al. Essential role of eIF5-mimic protein in animal development is linked to control of ATF4 expression. Nucleic Acids Res. 2014;42:10321-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these findings, we discuss the phylogenetic and functional linkage between ATF4 regulation and 5MP expression in this group of eukaryotes. ..
  3. Kozel C, Thompson B, Hustak S, Moore C, Nakashima A, Singh C, et al. Overexpression of eIF5 or its protein mimic 5MP perturbs eIF2 function and induces ATF4 translation through delayed re-initiation. Nucleic Acids Res. 2016;44:8704-8713 pubmed
  4. Obayashi E, Luna R, Nagata T, Martin Marcos P, Hiraishi H, Singh C, et al. Molecular Landscape of the Ribosome Pre-initiation Complex during mRNA Scanning: Structural Role for eIF3c and Its Control by eIF5. Cell Rep. 2017;18:2651-2663 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results reveal intricate molecular interactions within the PIC, programmed for rapid scanning-arrest at the start codon. ..