Oral health, growth and development

Research Output

2000

Formation of methyl mercaptan from L-methionine by Porphyromonas gingivalis

Yoshimura, M., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y., Oho, T., Saito, T. & Koga, T., 2000, In : Infection and Immunity. 68, 12, p. 6912-6916 5 p.

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107 Citations (Scopus)

GD3 synthase gene expression in PC12 cells results in the continuous activation of TrkA and ERK1/2 and enhanced proliferation

Fukumoto, S., Mutoh, T., Hasegawa, T., Miyazaki, H., Okada, M., Goto, G., Furukawa, K., Urano, T. & Furukawa, K., Feb 25 2000, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 275, 8, p. 5832-5838 7 p.

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Open Access
97 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic analysis of the gene cluster for the synthesis of serotype a-specific polysaccharide antigen in Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Suzuki, N., Nakano, Y., Yoshida, Y., Nakao, H., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Dec 15 2000, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Gene Structure and Expression. 1517, 1, p. 135-138 4 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular cloning of globotriaosylceramide/CD77 synthase, a glycosyltransferase that initiates the synthesis of globo series glycosphingolipids

Kojima, Y., Fukumoto, S., Furukawa, K., Okajima, T., Wiels, J., Yokoyama, K., Suzuk, Y., Urano, T., Ohta, M. & Furukawa, K., May 19 2000, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 275, 20, p. 15152-15156 5 p.

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115 Citations (Scopus)

Positionally-dependent chondrogenesis induced by BMP4 is co-regulated by Sox9 and Msx2

Semba, I., Nonaka, K., Takahashi, I., Takahashi, K., Dashner, R., Shum, L., Nuckolls, G. H. & Slavkin, H. C., Jan 1 2000, In : Developmental Dynamics. 217, 4, p. 401-414 14 p.

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96 Citations (Scopus)

Role of serotype-specific polysaccharide in the resistance of Streptococcus mutans to phagocytosis by human polymorphonuclear leukocytes

Tsuda, H., Yamashita, Y., Toyoshima, K., Yamaguchi, N., Oho, T., Nakano, Y., Nagata, K. & Koga, T., Feb 2000, In : Infection and Immunity. 68, 2, p. 644-650 7 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

Simple and rapid detection of Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus in human saliva by polymerase chain reaction

Oho, T., Yamashita, Y., Shimazaki, Y., Kushiyama, M. & Koga, T., Aug 2000, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 15, 4, p. 258-262 5 p.

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126 Citations (Scopus)

Thymidine diphosphate-6-deoxy-L-lyxo-4-hexulose reductase synthesizing dTDP-6-deoxy-L-talose from Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Nakano, Y., Suzuki, N., Yoshida, Y., Nezu, T., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Mar 10 2000, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 275, 10, p. 6806-6812 7 p.

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39 Citations (Scopus)
1999

A novel dnaK operon from Porphyromonas gingivalis

Yoshida, A., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y., Oho, T., Shibata, Y., Ohishi, M. & Koga, T., Mar 12 1999, In : FEBS Letters. 446, 2-3, p. 287-291 5 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

A novel gene required for rhamnose-glucose polysaccharide synthesis in Streptococcus mutans

Yamashita, Y., Shibata, Y., Nakano, Y., Tsuda, H., Kido, N., Ohta, M. & Koga, T., Oct 1999, In : Journal of bacteriology. 181, 20, p. 6556-6559 4 p.

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Open Access
45 Citations (Scopus)

A novel NDP-6-deoxyhexosyl-4-ulose reductase in the pathway for the synthesis of thymidine diphosphate-D-fucose

Yoshida, Y., Nakano, Y., Nezu, T., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Jun 11 1999, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 274, 24, p. 16933-16939 7 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)

Bovine milk antibodies against cell surface protein antigen PAc- glucosyltransferase fusion protein suppress cell adhesion and alter glucan synthesis of Streptococcus mutans

Oho, T., Shimazaki, Y., Mitoma, M., Yoshimura, M., Yamashita, Y., Okano, K., Nakano, Y., Kawagoe, H., Fukuyama, M., Fujihara, N. & Koga, T., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Nutrition. 129, 10, p. 1836-1841 6 p.

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Open Access
23 Citations (Scopus)

Convergence of the BMP and EGF signaling pathways on Smad1 in the regulation of chondrogenesis

Nonaka, K., Shum, L., Takahashi, I., Takahashi, K., Ikura, T., Dashner, R., Nuckolls, G. H. & Slavkin, H. C., Nov 1 1999, In : International Journal of Developmental Biology. 43, 8, p. 795-807 13 p.

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42 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic analysis of the gene cluster responsible for synthesis of serotype e-specific polysaccharide antigen in Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Yoshida, Y., Nakano, Y., Suzuki, N., Nakao, H., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Dec 23 1999, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Gene Structure and Expression. 1489, 2-3, p. 457-461 5 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and characterization of the rml gene homologs from Porphyromonas gingivalis

Shibata, Y., Yamashita, Y., Nakano, Y. & Koga, T., Dec 1999, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 14, 6, p. 339-347 9 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular cloning of a novel α2,3-sialyltransferase (ST3Gal VI) that sialylates type II lactosamine structures on glycoproteins and glycolipids

Okajima, T., Fukumoto, S., Miyazaki, H., Ishida, H., Kiso, M., Furukawa, K., Urano, T. & Furukawa, K., Apr 23 1999, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 274, 17, p. 11479-11486 8 p.

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133 Citations (Scopus)

Position-independent human β-globin gene expression mediated by a recombinant adeno-associated virus vector carrying the chicken β-globin insulator

Inoue, T., Yamaza, H., Sakai, Y., Mizuno, S., Mizuki, O., Hamasaki, N. & Fukumaki, Y., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Human Genetics. 44, 3, p. 152-162 11 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

Prevention of the death of the rat axotomized hypoglossal nerve and promotion of its regeneration by bovine brain gangliosides

Itoh, M. I., Fukumoto, S., Baba, N., Kuga, Y., Mizuno, A. & Furukawa, K., Nov 1999, In : Glycobiology. 9, 11, p. 1247-1252 6 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Recombination between gtfB and gtfC is required for survival of a dTDP- rhamnose synthesis-deficient mutant of Streptococcus mutans in the presence of sucrose

Yamashita, Y., Tomihisa, K., Nakano, Y., Shimazaki, Y., Oho, T. & Koga, T., 1999, In : Infection and Immunity. 67, 7, p. 3693-3697 5 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

The distribution of BrdU- and TUNEL-positive cells during odontogenesis in mouse lower first molars

Shigemura, N., Kiyoshima, T., Kobayashi, I., Matsuo, K., Yamaza, H., Akamine, A. & Sakai, H., Aug 11 1999, In : Histochemical Journal. 31, 6, p. 367-377 11 p.

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48 Citations (Scopus)
1998

A gene cluster for 6-deoxy-L-talan synthesis in Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Nakano, Y., Yoshida, Y., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Nov 8 1998, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Gene Structure and Expression. 1442, 2-3, p. 409-414 6 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

A longitudinal observation of the postnatal craniofacial growth in artificial monozygotic twin mice

Watanabe, Y., Nonaka, K., Sasaki, Y. & Nakata, M., Jul 13 1998, In : Journal of Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Biology. 18, 2, p. 107-118 12 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Binding of salivary glycoprotein-secretory immunoglobulin a complex to the surface protein antigen of Streptococcus mutans

Oho, T., Yu, H., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., 1998, In : Infection and Immunity. 66, 1, p. 115-121 7 p.

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76 Citations (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)

Biological functions of UDP-glucose synthesis in Streptococcus mutans

Yamashita, Y., Tsukioka, Y., Nakano, Y., Tomihisa, K., Oho, T. & Koga, T., May 1998, In : Microbiology. 144, 5, p. 1235-1245 11 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)

Complex gangliosides are essential in spermatogenesis of mice: Possible roles in the transport of testosterone

Takamiya, K., Yamamoto, A., Furukawa, K., Zhao, J., Fukumoto, S., Yamashiro, S., Okada, M., Haraguchi, M., Shin, M., Kishikawa, M., Shiku, H., Aizawa, S. & Furukawa, K., Oct 13 1998, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 95, 21, p. 12147-12152 6 p.

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Open Access
120 Citations (Scopus)

Genes involved in cell wall localization and side chain formation of rhamnose-glucose polysaccharide in Streptococcus mutans

Yamashita, Y., Tsukioka, Y., Tomihisa, K., Nakano, Y. & Koga, T., 1998, In : Journal of bacteriology. 180, 21, p. 5803-5807 5 p.

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50 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatolithiasis: Outcome of cholangioscopic lithotomy and dilation of bile duct stricture

Yoshida, J., Chijuwa, K., Shimizu, S., Sato, H. & Tanaka, M., Jan 1 1998, In : Surgery. 123, 4, p. 421-426 6 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Histological grading of malignancy correlates with regional lymph node metastasis and survival of patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma.

Kurokawa, H., Yamashita, Y., Murata, T., Yoshikawa, T., Tokudome, S., Miura, K. & Kajiyama, M., Aug 1998, In : Fukuoka igaku zasshi = Hukuoka acta medica. 89, 8, p. 225-231 7 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of a genetic locus essential for serotype b-specific antigen synthesis in Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Yoshida, Y., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., 1998, In : Infection and Immunity. 66, 1, p. 107-114 8 p.

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42 Citations (Scopus)
1997

A longitudinal study of the postnatal maternal effect on the craniofacial growth of mouse offspring by cross-nursing

Htay, W. S., Nonaka, K., Sasaki, Y. & Nakata, M., Oct 22 1997, In : Journal of Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Biology. 17, 3, p. 148-159 12 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Biological function of the dTDP-rhamnose synthesis pathway in Streptococcus mutans

Tsukioka, Y., Yamashita, Y., Oho, T., Nakano, Y. & Koga, T., 1997, In : Journal of bacteriology. 179, 4, p. 1126-1134 9 p.

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85 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of antibodies against cell surface protein antigen PAc- glucosyltransferase fusion proteins on glucan synthesis and cell adhesion of Streptococcus mutans

Yu, H., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y., Oho, T. & Koga, A., Jan 1 1997, In : Infection and Immunity. 65, 6, p. 2292-2298 7 p.

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40 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of fetus weight, dam strain, dam weight, and litter size on the craniofacial morphogenesis of CL/Fr mouse fetuses affected with cleft lip and palate

Nonaka, K., Sasaki, Y., Watanabe, Y., Yanagita, K. I. & Nakata, M., Jul 1 1997, In : Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 34, 4, p. 325-330 6 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Expression cloning of rat cDNA encoding UDP-galactose:G(D2) β1,3- galactosyltransferase that determines the expression of G(D1b)/G(M1)/G(A1)

Miyazaki, H., Fukumoto, S., Okada, M., Hasegawa, T., Furukawa, K. & Furukawa, K., Oct 3 1997, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 272, 40, p. 24794-24799 6 p.

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81 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic analysis of the surface protein antigen gene expression in Streptococcus mutans

Koga, T., Yamashita, Y., Tsukioka, Y., Nakano, Y. & Shibata, Y., Jan 1 1997, In : Advances in experimental medicine and biology. 418, p. 673-676 4 p.

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Genetic remodeling of gangliosides resulted in the enhanced reactions to the foreign substances in skin

Fukumoto, S., Yamamoto, A., Hasegawa, T., Abe, K., Takamiya, K., Okada, M., Min, Z. J., Furukawa, K., Miyazaki, H., Tsuji, Y., Goto, G., Suzuki, M., Shiku, H. & Furukawa, K., Dec 1997, In : Glycobiology. 7, 8, p. 1111-1120 10 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of a fourth gene involved in dTDP-rhamnose synthesis in Streptococcus mutans

Tsukioka, Y., Yamashita, Y., Nakano, Y., Oho, T. & Koga, T., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of bacteriology. 179, 13, p. 4411-4414 4 p.

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50 Citations (Scopus)
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32 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of the discontinuation of a school-based, supervised fluoride mouthrinsing programme on the prevalence of dental caries

Yamaguchi, N., Saito, T., Oho, T., Sumi, Y., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Dec 1 1997, In : Community Dental Health. 14, 4, p. 258-261 4 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and characterization of the dnaKJ operon from Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Yoshida, A., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y., Yu, H., Ohishi, M. & Koga, T., Dec 1 1997, In : Mitochondrial DNA. 8, 1-2, p. 93-98 6 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular characterization of a gene locus encoding biosynthesis pathway of Streptococcus mutans serotype C-specific antigen

Yamashita, Y., Tsukioka, Y., Oho, T., Nakano, Y. & Koga, T., 1997, In : Advances in experimental medicine and biology. 418, p. 1011-1014 4 p.

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Role of the charged tail in localization of a surface protein antigen of Streptococcus mutans

Murakami, Y., Yamashita, Y., Nakano, Y., Ito, H. O., Yu, H. & Koga, T., Jan 1 1997, In : Infection and Immunity. 65, 4, p. 1531-1535 5 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)
1996
Open Access
23 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic study of dentin growth in the mandibular second and third molars of male mice

Bae, J. H., Matsumoto, T., Nonaka, K. & Nakata, M., Sep 5 1996, In : Journal of Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Biology. 16, 3, p. 137-147 11 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Heterogeneity in the expression pattern of two ganglioside synthase genes during mouse brain development

Yamamoto, A., Haraguchi, M., Yamashiro, S., Fukumoto, S., Furukawa, K., Takamiya, K., Atsuta, M., Shiku, H. & Furukawa, K., Jan 1996, In : Journal of Neurochemistry. 66, 1, p. 26-34 9 p.

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62 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of the Streptococcus mutans frp gene as a potential regulator of fructosyltransferase expression

Shibata, Y. & Kuramitsu, H. K., Jun 15 1996, In : FEMS microbiology letters. 140, 1, p. 49-54 6 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Immunogenicity of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans serotype b-specific polysaccharide-protein conjugate

Takamatsu-Matsushita, N., Yamaguchi, N., Kawasaki, M., Yamashita, Y., Takehara, T. & Koga, T., Aug 1996, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 11, 4, p. 220-225 6 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and preliminary characterization of the Streptococcus mutans rpsJ gene

Shibata, Y. & Kuramitsu, H. K., Dec 1996, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 11, 6, p. 407-411 5 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)