Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University

Japanese

Research Highlight

Date Description PubMed Laboratory
2016-03 Insight into the flagella type III export revealed by the complex structure of the type III ATPase and its regulator

Imada K (1), Minamino T (2), Uchida Y (3), Kinoshita M (4), Namba K (5).

  1. Department of Macromolecular Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka 560-0043, Japan; kimada@chem.sci.osaka-u.ac.jp
  2. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
  3. Department of Macromolecular Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka 560-0043, Japan
  4. Department of Macromolecular Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka 560-0043, Japan; Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
  5. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan; Quantitative Biology Center, RIKEN, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan


Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 113, 3633-3638 (2016)
26984495 Protonic NanoMachine Group 〈Prof. Namba〉
2016-02 Evidence That the Laminar Fate of LGE/CGE-Derived Neocortical Interneurons Is Dependent on Their Progenitor Domains

Torigoe M (1), Yamauchi K (1), Kimura T (1), Uemura Y (1), Murakami F (1)

  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 560-8531, Japan


J Neurosci 36, 2044-2056 (2016)
26865626
2016-01 An in vitro reproduction of stress-induced memory defects: Effects of corticoids on dendritic spine dynamics

Saito S (1), Kimura S (1), Adachi N (2), Numakawa T (2), Ogura A (1), Tominaga-Yoshino K (1)

  1. Laboratory of Synaptic Plasticity, Osaka University Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Suita, Osaka 565-0871 Japan.
  2. National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira 187-8551 Tokyo, Japan.


Sci Rep 6, 19287 (2016)
26765339 Synaptic Plasticity Group 〈Assoc. Prof. Tominaga-Yoshino〉
2015-11 Supranormal orientation selectivity of visual neurons in orientation-restricted animals

Sasaki KS (1, 2), Kimura R (1, 3), Ninomiya T (1, 4), Tabuchi Y (1), Tanaka H (1, 5), Fukui M (1), Asada YC (1), Arai T (1), Inagaki M (1, 2), Nakazono T (1), Baba M (1, 6), Kato D (1), Nishimoto S (1, 2), Sanada TM (1, 6), Tani T (7, 8), Imamura K (7, 9), Tanaka S (7, 10), Ohzawa I (1, 2).

  1. Laboratory for Cognitive Neuroscience, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-4 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan.

  2. Center for Information and Neural Networks, Osaka University and National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, 1-4 Yamdaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan.
  3. Universität Tübingen, 72076 Tübingen, Germany.
  4. Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Inuyama, 484-8506, Japan.
  5. Kyoto Sangyo University, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8555, Japan.
  6. National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi 444-8585, Japan.
  7. RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako, Saitama 351-0198, Japan.
  8. Graduate School of Medicine, Hirosaki University, Aomori 036-8562, Japan.
  9. Department of Systems Life Engineering, Maebashi Institute of Technology, Gunma 371-0816, Japan.
  10. Brain Science Inspired Life Support Research Center, The University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo 182-8585, Japan.



Sci Rep 5, 16712 (2015)
26567927 Visual Neuroscience Laboratory 〈Prof. Ohzawa〉
2015-10 Absence of radial spokes in mouse node cilia is required for rotational movement but confers ultrastructural instability as a trade-off

Shinohara K (1, 5, 6, *), Chen D (2, 5), Nishida T (3, 5, 7), Misaki K (4), Yonemura S (4), Hamada H (1)

  1. Developmental Genetics Group, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
  2. Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Life Science, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing 100081, China
  3. Research Center for Ultra-high Voltage Electron Microscopy, Osaka University, Osaka 567-0047, Japan
  4. Ultrastructural Research Team, Center for Life Science Technologies, RIKEN, Kobe 650-0047, Japan
  5. Co-first author
  6. Present address: Department of Biotechnology and Life Science, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, 2-24-16, Naka-machi, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8588, Japan
  7. Present address: Japan Textile Products Quality and Technology Center, 5-7-3, Shimoyamate-dori, Chuo-ku, Kobe-city, Hyogo-ken 650-0011, Japan

* Correspondence: k_shino@cc.tuat.ac.jp

Dev Cell 35, 236–246 (2015)
26506310
2015-10 Nup132 modulates meiotic spindle attachment in fission yeast by regulating kinetochore assembly.

Yang HJ (1), Asakawa H (1), Haraguchi T (1, 2), Hiraoka Y (1, 2)

  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Japan
  2. Advanced ICT Research Institute Kobe, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan


J Cell Biol 211, 295-308 (2015)
26483559 Nuclear Dynamics Group 〈Prof. Hiraoka〉
2015-10 The transfer and transformation of collective network information in gene-matched networks

Kitsukawa T (1), Yagi T (1)

  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamada-oka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan


Sci Rep 5, 14984 (2015)
26450411 KOKORO-Biology Group 〈Prof. Yagi〉
2015-10 Phospholipid methylation controls Atg32-mediated mitophagy and Atg8 recycling

Sakakibara K (1), Eiyama A (1), Suzuki SW (2), Sakoh-Nakatogawa M (3), Okumura N (4), Tani M (5), Hashimoto A (1), Nagumo S (1), Kondo-Okamoto N (1), Kondo-Kakuta C (3), Asai E (3), Kirisako H (3), Nakatogawa H (3), Kuge O (5), Takao T (4), Ohsumi Y (3), Okamoto K (6)

  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  2. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan Frontier Research Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Kanagawa, Japan
  3. Frontier Research Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Kanagawa, Japan
  4. Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  5. Department of Chemistry, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
  6. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    kokamoto@fbs.osaka-u.ac.jp


EMBO J, e201591440 (2015)
26438722 Laboratory of Mitochondrial Dynamics 〈Assoc. Prof. Okamoto〉
2015-09 Dynamic changes in the CCAN organization through CENP-C during cell-cycle progression

Harsh Nagpal (1, 2), Tetsuya Hori (1), Ayako Furukawa (3), Kenji Sugase (3), Akihisa Osakabe (4), Hitoshi Kurumizaka (4), and Tatsuo Fukagawa (1, 2)

  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
  2. Department of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Genetics and Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI), Mishima, Shizuoka 411-8540, Japan
  3. Bioorganic Research Institute, Suntory Foundation for Life Sciences, Osaka 618-8503, Japan
  4. Graduate School of Advanced Science & Engineering, Waseda University, Shinjuku, Tokyo 162-8480, Japan


Mol Biol Cell 26, 3768-3776 (2015)
26354420 Laboratory of Chromosome Biology 〈Prof. Fukagawa〉
2015-08 Protein N-terminal acetylation by NatA is critical for selective mitochondria degradation

Eiyama A (1), Okamoto K (1)

  1. Laboratory of Mitochondrial Dynamics, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan


J Biol Chem 290, 25034-25044 (2015)
26296886 Laboratory of Mitochondrial Dynamics 〈Assoc. Prof. Okamoto〉
2015-08 Computation of object size in visual cortical area V4 as a neural basis for size constancy

Shingo Tanaka (1), Ichiro Fujita (1, 2)

  1. Laboratory for Cognitive Neuroscience, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-4 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
  2. Center for Information and Neural Networks, Osaka University and National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, 1-4 Yamdaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan


J Neurosci. 35, 12033-12046 (2015)
26311782 Cognitive Neuroscience Group 〈Prof. Fujita〉
2015-08 Histone H4 acetylation required for chromatin decompaction during DNA replication

Ruan K (1), Yamamoto TG (2), Asakawa H (1), Chikashige Y (2), Kimura H (3), Masukata H (4), Haraguchi T (1, 2), Hiraoka Y (1, 2)

  1. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Japan
  2. Advanced ICT Research Institute Kobe, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan
  3. Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  4. Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Japan


Sci Rep 5, 12720 (2015)
26223950 Nuclear Dynamics Group 〈Prof. Hiraoka〉
2015-08 Mouse Evolution Project reveals germline mutation rates and the long-term phenotypic effects of mutation accumulation

Uchimura A. (1), Higuchi M. (1), Minakuchi Y. (2), Ohno M. (3), Toyoda A. (2), Fujiyama A. (2), Miura I. (4), Wakana S. (4), Nishino J. (5), Yagi T. (1)

  1. KOKORO-Biology Group, Laboratories for Integrated Biology, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita 565-0871, Japan
  2. Comparative Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima 411-8540, Japan
  3. Department of Medical Biophysics and Radiation Biology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
  4. Technology and Development Team for Mouse Phenotype Analysis, Japan Mouse Clinic, RIKEN BioResource Center, Tsukuba 305-0074, Japan
  5. Department of Biostatistics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466-8550, Japan


Genome Res 25, 1125-1134 (2015)
26129709 KOKORO-Biology Group 〈Prof. Yagi〉
2015-07 Highly condensed chromatins are formed adjacent to subtelomeric and decondensed silent chromatin in fission yeast

Matsuda A (1), Chikashige Y (2), Ding DQ (2), Ohtsuki C (3), Mori C (2), Asakawa H (3), Kimura H (4), Haraguchi T (1), Hiraoka Y (1)

    • Advanced ICT Research Institute Kobe, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, 588-2, Iwaoka, Iwaoka-cho, Kobe 651-2492, Japan.
    • Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita 565-0871, Japan.
  1. Advanced ICT Research Institute Kobe, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, 588-2, Iwaoka, Iwaoka-cho, Kobe 651-2492, Japan.
  2. Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 1-3 Yamadaoka, Suita 565-0871, Japan.
  3. Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 4259-B, Nagatsuda, Yokohama 226-8501, Japan.


Nat Commun 6, 7753 (2015)
26205977 Nuclear Dynamics Group 〈Prof. Hiraoka〉
2015-06 Rhythmic Firing of Pedunculopontine Tegmental Nucleus Neurons in Monkeys during Eye Movement Task

Okada K. (1), Kobayashi Y. (2)

    • Osaka University Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Suita, Japan
    • Center for Information and Neural Networks (CiNet), National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, and Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    • Osaka University Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Suita, Japan
    • Center for Information and Neural Networks (CiNet), National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, and Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    • Osaka University Research Center for Behavioral Economics, Suita, Japan
    • PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Saitama, Japan


PLoS One (2015)
26030664 Visual Neuroscience Laboratory 〈Prof. Ohzawa〉
2015-05 Gap Effect Abnormalities during a Visually Guided Pro-Saccade Task in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Matsuo Y. (1), Watanabe M. (2), Taniike M. (3), Mohri I. (3), Kobashi S. (4), Tachibana M. (3), Kobayashi Y. (5), Kitamura Y. (1)

  1. Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan
  2. Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Queens University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  3. Molecular Research Center for Children’s Mental Development, United Graduate School of Child Development, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan
  4. Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Graduate School of Engineering, University of Hyogo, Shosha, Himeji, Hyogo, Japan
  5. Visual Neuroscience Laboratory, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan; Center for Information and Neural Networks, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology and Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan


PLoS One (2015)
26018057 Visual Neuroscience Laboratory 〈Prof. Ohzawa〉