Yoshikatsu Murooka

Summary

Affiliation: Osaka University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic and protein engineering of diagnostic enzymes, cholesterol oxidase and xylitol oxidase
    Y Murooka
    Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 91:433-41. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Variation of the amino acid content of Arabidopsis seeds by expressing soybean aspartate aminotransferase gene
    Yoshikatsu Murooka
    Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, 2 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 94:225-30. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Traditional healthful fermented products of Japan
    Yoshikatsu Murooka
    Department of Health Science, Hiroshima Institute of Technology, Miyake 1 1, Saeki 2, Hiroshima, 731 5193, Japan
    J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 35:791-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Plastid proteins crucial for symbiotic fungal and bacterial entry into plant roots
    Haruko Imaizumi-Anraku
    National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, 2 1 2 Kannondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8602, Japan
    Nature 433:527-31. 2005
  5. pmc NUCLEOPORIN85 is required for calcium spiking, fungal and bacterial symbioses, and seed production in Lotus japonicus
    Katsuharu Saito
    Core Research for Evolutional Science and Technology, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama 332 0012, Japan
    Plant Cell 19:610-24. 2007

Collaborators

  • Haruko Imaizumi-Anraku
  • Katsuharu Saito
  • Erika Asamizu
  • Makoto Yoshikawa
  • Masayoshi Kawaguchi
  • Yosuke Umehara
  • Hiroki Miwa
  • J Allan Downie
  • Martin Parniske
  • Shusei Sato
  • Hiroshi Kouchi
  • Satoshi Tabata
  • Makoto Hayashi
  • Koji Yano
  • Hisaki Uchida
  • Krzysztof Szczyglowski
  • Jodie Pike
  • Shinji Kawasaki
  • Trevor Wang
  • Kate Vickers
  • Myriam Charpentier
  • Yasuhiro Murakami
  • Lonneke Mulder
  • Guo Jiang Wu
  • Naoya Takeda
  • Jillian Perry

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic and protein engineering of diagnostic enzymes, cholesterol oxidase and xylitol oxidase
    Y Murooka
    Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 91:433-41. 2001
    ..In particular, the catalytic activity and pH and thermal stabilities of cholesterol oxidase were improved...
  2. ncbi request reprint Variation of the amino acid content of Arabidopsis seeds by expressing soybean aspartate aminotransferase gene
    Yoshikatsu Murooka
    Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, 2 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 94:225-30. 2002
    ..A decrease in the contents of valine, tyrosine, isoleucine, leucine, and phenylalanine by several folds was also observed. Thus, it is of interest that a key gene expression resulted in marked changes of metabolites in plant seeds...
  3. doi request reprint Traditional healthful fermented products of Japan
    Yoshikatsu Murooka
    Department of Health Science, Hiroshima Institute of Technology, Miyake 1 1, Saeki 2, Hiroshima, 731 5193, Japan
    J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 35:791-8. 2008
    ..This review summarizes the scientific basis for the effects of these traditional food products, which are currently produced commercially in Japan...
  4. ncbi request reprint Plastid proteins crucial for symbiotic fungal and bacterial entry into plant roots
    Haruko Imaizumi-Anraku
    National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, 2 1 2 Kannondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8602, Japan
    Nature 433:527-31. 2005
    ..Surprisingly, both twin proteins are localized in the plastids of root cells, indicating a previously unrecognized role of this ancient endosymbiont in controlling intracellular symbioses that evolved more recently...
  5. pmc NUCLEOPORIN85 is required for calcium spiking, fungal and bacterial symbioses, and seed production in Lotus japonicus
    Katsuharu Saito
    Core Research for Evolutional Science and Technology, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama 332 0012, Japan
    Plant Cell 19:610-24. 2007
    ..Together with symbiotic nucleoporin NUP133, L. japonicus NUP85 might be part of a specific nuclear pore subcomplex that is crucial for fungal and rhizobial colonization and seed production...