Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University

Japanese

Research Highlight

Date Description PubMed Laboratory
2020-01 Getting to the "Heart" of Heart Beats: Cardiac thin filament structure and function revealed

Yamada Y (1), Namba K (1, 2, 3), Fujii T (1, 3)
  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan.
  2. RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research and SPring-8 Center, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan.
  3. JEOL YOKOGUSHI Research Alliance Laboratories, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan.


Nat Commun 11, 153 (2020)
31919429 JEOL YOKOGUSHI Research Alliance Laboratories 〈Prof. Namba〉
2019-12 Chromosome-associated RNA-protein complexes promote pairing of homologous chromosomes during meiosis in Schizosaccharomyces pombe

Ding DQ (1), Okamasa K (1), Katou Y (2), Oya E (3, 4), Nakayama JI (3, 5), Chikashige Y (1), Shirahige K (2), Haraguchi T (1, 6), Hiraoka Y (1, 6)
  1. Advanced ICT Research Institute Kobe, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Kobe, 651-2492, Japan.
  2. Institute for Quantitative Biosciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, 113-0032, Japan.
  3. Graduate School of Natural Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, 467-8501, Japan.
  4. Faculty of Science and Engineering, Chuo University, Tokyo, 112-8551, Japan.
  5. Division of Chromatin Regulation, National Institute for Basic Biology, Okazaki, 444-8585, Japan.
  6. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, 565-0871, Japan.


Nat Commun 10, 5598 (2019)
31811152 Nuclear Dynamics Group 〈Prof. Hiraoka〉
2019-11 Structure of the native supercoiled flagellar hook as a universal joint

Kato T (1, 2), Makino F (1, 3), Miyata T (1), Horváth P (1, 4), Namba K (1, 5, 6)
  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan.
  2. Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University, 3-2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan.
  3. JEOL Ltd, 3-2-1 Musashino, Akishima, Tokyo, 196-8558, Japan.
  4. National Center of Biotechnology, C/Darwin 3, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Campus de Cantoblanco, 28049, Madrid, Spain.
  5. RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research and SPring-8 Center, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan.
  6. JEOL YOKOGUSHI Research Alliance Laboratories, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan.


Nat Commun 10, 5295 (2019)
31757961 JEOL YOKOGUSHI Research Alliance Laboratories 〈Prof. Namba〉
2019-11 Repulsive signal contributes to proper termination of neuronal migration

Yumiko Hatanaka, Takahiro Kawasaki, Takaya Abe, Go Shioi, Takao Kohno, Mitsuharu Hattori, Akira Sakakibara, Yasuo Kawaguchi, Tatsumi Hirata
  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
  2. Brain Function Laboratory, National Institute of Genetics, 1111 Yata, Mishima, Shizuoka 411-8540, Japan
  3. Laboratory for Animal Resources and Genetic Engineering, RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research, 2-2-3 Minatojima Minami-machi, Chuou-ku, Kobe, Hyogo 650-0047, Japan
  4. Department of Biomedical Science, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3-1 Tanabe-dori, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 467-8603, Japan
  5. College of Life and Health Sciences, Chubu University, 1200 Matsumoto-cho, Kasugai, Aichi 487-8501, Japan
  6. Division of Cerebral Circuitry, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, 5-1 Higashiyama, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi 444-8787, Japan


iScience 21, 359-374 (2019)
31698249 Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology Group 〈Prof. Yamamoto〉
2019-11 Identification of a novel arthritis-associated osteoclast precursor macrophage regulated by FoxM1

Tetsuo Hasegawa (1, 2), Junichi Kikuta (1, 3), Takao Sudo (1), Yoshinobu Matsuura (1), Takahiro Matsui (1), Szandor Simmons (1), Kosuke Ebina (4), Makoto Hirao (4), Daisuke Okuzaki (5), Yuichi Yoshida (6), Atsushi Hirao (7), Vladimir V. Kalinichenko (8), Kunihiro Yamaoka (2), Tsutomu Takeuchi (2), Masaru Ishii (1, 3)
  1. Department of Immunology and Cell Biology, Graduate School of Medicine and Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  2. Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
  3. WPI Immunology Frontier Research Center, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  4. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  5. Genome Information Research Center, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  6. Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  7. Division of Molecular Genetics, Cancer Research Institute, WPI Nano Life Science Institute, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
  8. Center for Lung Regenerative Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA


Nat Immunol 20, 1631–1643 (2019)
31740799 Laboratory of Immunology and Cell Biology 〈Prof. Ishii〉
2019-11 CDK1-mediated CENP-C phosphorylation modulates CENP-A binding and mitotic kinetochore localization

Watanabe R (1), Hara M (1), Okumura EI (2), Hervé S (3), Fachinetti D (3), Ariyoshi M (1), Fukagawa T (1)
  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  2. Laboratory of Cell and Developmental Biology, Graduate School of Bioscience, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan
  3. Institute Curie, Paris Sciences et Lettres Research University, Centre national de la recherche scientifique, UMR 144, Paris, France


J Cell Biol, in press (2019)
31676716 Laboratory of Chromosome Biology 〈Prof. Fukagawa〉
2019-08 Relaxation dynamics of [Re(CO)2(bpy){P(OEt)3}2](PF6) in TEOA solvent measured by time-resolved attenuated total reflection terahertz spectroscopy

Nguyen PN (1), Watanabe H (1, 2), Tamaki Y (3), Ishitani O (3), Kimura SI (1, 2)
  1. Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, 560-0043, Japan
  2. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan
  3. Department of Chemistry, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-8551, Japan


Sci Rep 9, 11772 (2019)
31409913 Photophysics Laboratory 〈Prof. Kimura〉
2019-06 Epiblast formation by TEAD-YAP-dependent expression of pluripotency factors and competitive elimination of unspecified cells

Hashimoto M (1), Sasaki H (1)
  1. Laboratory for Embryogenesis, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan


Dev Cell 50, 1-16 (2019)
31204175 Laboratory for Embryogenesis 〈Prof. Sasaki〉
2019-06 Asymmetrical localization of Nup107-160 subcomplex components within the nuclear pore complex in fission yeast

Asakawa H (1), Kojidani T (2, 3), Yang HJ (1), Ohtsuki C (1), Osakada H (2), Matsuda A (2), Iwamoto M (2), Chikashige Y (2), Nagao K (4, 5), Obuse C (4, 5), Hiraoka Y (1, 2), Haraguchi T (1, 2)
  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Japan
  2. Advanced ICT Research Institute Kobe, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Kobe, Japan
  3. Department of Chemical and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Japan Women’s University, Tokyo, Japan
  4. Graduate School of Life Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Japan
  5. Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Japan


PLoS Genet (2019)
31170156 Nuclear Dynamics Group 〈Prof. Hiraoka〉
2019-05 Non-trivial surface states of samarium hexaboride at the (111) surface

Ohtsubo Y (1, 2), Yamashita Y (2), Hagiwara K (2), Ideta SI (3), Tanaka K (3), Yukawa R (4), Horiba K (4), Kumigashira H (4, 5), Miyamoto K (6), Okuda T (6), Hirano W (7), Iga F (7), Kimura SI (1, 2)
  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, 565-0871, Japan.
  2. Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, 560-0043, Japan.
  3. Institute for Molecular Science, Okazaki, 444-8585, Japan.
  4. Photon Factory, Institute of Materials Structure Science, High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK), 1-1 Oho, Tsukuba, 305-0801, Japan.
  5. Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials (IMRAM), Tohoku University, Sendai, 980-8577, Japan.
  6. Hiroshima Synchrotron Radiation Research Center, Hiroshima University, Higashi-Hiroshima, 739-0046, Japan.
  7. College of Science, Ibaraki University, Mito, 310-8512, Japan.


Nat Commun 10, 2298 (2019)
31127112 Photophysics Laboratory 〈Prof. Kimura〉