Organic and Biological Chemistry

Research Output 1983 2020

Review article
4 Citations (Scopus)
wildlife
Endocrine Disruptors
disrupting
bisphenols
DDT
DDT
wildlife
Endocrine Disruptors
disrupting
bisphenols
21 Citations (Scopus)

Immunohistochemistry of aldosterone synthase leads the way to the pathogenesis of primary aldosteronism

Nishimoto, K., Koga, M., Seki, T., Oki, K., Gomez-Sanchez, E. P., Gomez-Sanchez, C. E., Naruse, M., Sakaguchi, T., Morita, S., Kosaka, T., Oya, M., Ogishima, T., Yasuda, M., Suematsu, M., Kabe, Y., Omura, M., Nishikawa, T. & Mukai, K., Feb 5 2017, In : Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 441, p. 124-133 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Cytochrome P-450 CYP11B2
Hyperaldosteronism
Steroid 11-beta-Hydroxylase
Zona Glomerulosa
Aldosterone
13 Citations (Scopus)

Mammalian cell mutants of membrane phlospholipid biogenesis

Nishijima, M., Kuge, O. & Hanada, K., Aug 1997, In : Trends in Cell Biology. 7, 8, p. 324-329 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Phospholipids
Cell Membrane
Membranes
Cricetulus
Eukaryota
17 Citations (Scopus)
Neutral Ceramidase
Ceramides
Enzymes
Vertebrates
Zinc
28 Citations (Scopus)
Peroxisomes
Membranes
Adenosine Triphosphatases
peroxisome-targeting signal 1 receptor
Hydrolysis

Processing of mitochondrial protein precursors

Ito, A., Ogishima, T. & Kitada, S., Jan 1 1997, In : Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme. 42, 14 Suppl, p. 2362-2367 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Metalloendopeptidases
Protein Precursors
Mitochondrial Proteins
Mitochondria
6 Citations (Scopus)

Protection mechanisms against aberrant metabolism of sphingolipids in budding yeast

Tani, M. & Funato, K., Oct 1 2018, In : Current Genetics. 64, 5, p. 1021-1028 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sphingolipids
Saccharomycetales
Osmolar Concentration
Glycerol
Yeasts
2 Citations (Scopus)

Structure-function relationship of complex sphingolipids in yeast

Tani, M., Jan 1 2016, In : Trends in Glycoscience and Glycotechnology. 28, 164, p. E109-E116

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sphingolipids
Yeast
Yeasts
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Ceramides

Structure-function relationship of complex sphingolipids in yeast

Tani, M., Jan 1 2016, In : Trends in Glycoscience and Glycotechnology. 28, 164, p. J107-J114

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sphingolipids
Yeast
Yeasts
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Ceramides

Structure-function studies between the hormone-disrupting chemical bisphenols and the nuclear receptors

Matsushima, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Seikagaku. 88, 6, p. 733-743 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Benzhydryl Compounds
Phenols
Structure-Activity Relationship
Cytoplasmic and Nuclear Receptors
Hormones
Letter
93 Citations (Scopus)

Highly Enantioselective Dihydroxylation of Trans-Disubstituted and Monosubstituted Olefins

Oishi, T. & Hirama, M., Dec 1 1989, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 54, 25, p. 5834-5835 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Osmium
Alkenes
Ligands
Oxidation
Editorial
2 Citations (Scopus)

Mannosylinositol phosphorylceramides and ergosterol coodinately maintain cell wall integrity in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Tanaka, S. & Tani, M., Jul 1 2018, In : FEBS Journal. 285, 13, p. 2405-2427 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Ergosterol
Yeast
Cell Wall
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Yeasts
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Activity Enhancement by Introduction of two different halogen atoms into Phe-2-phenyl group of thrombin receptor tetherd-ligand analogs.

Fujita, T., Inoue, N., Matsushima, A., Nose, T., Costa, T. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2001, Peptide Science 2000. p. 135-138

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Affinity labeling of the ORL1 nociceptin receptor by Cys(Npys)-elongated RYYRIK peptide antagonist

Matsushima, A., Nishimura, H., Uemura, S., Li, J., Inamine, S. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2012, Peptide Science 2011. p. 179-180

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

a-helix peptides for bio-panning in the phage display method to obtain the antibodies specific for conformation-change nuclear receptors

Okada, H., Tokunaga, T., Shirasu, N., Matsushima, A., Nose, T. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2006, Science 2005. p. 209-210

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Alternative polyadenylation analyses of neuropeptide genes in bisphenol A-exposed hypoactive mouse brain

Sugiyama, M., Kajiyama, S., Saito, T., Uchimura, E., Motomatsu, Y., Matsuo, A., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2015, Peptide Science 2014. p. 345-346

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

An in silico genomic search of endomorphin-like opioid peptides

Matsushima, A., Koyanagi, K. O., Nishimura, H., Inamine, S., Motomatsu, Y. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2015, Peptide Science 2014. p. 281-282

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

A novel method identify and quantify the coactivator proteins that couple with human nuclear receptor: the use of interacting interface a-helix peptide for quantitative inhibition

Liu, X., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2015, Peptide Science 2014. p. 203-204

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Bioactive conformation of a D-Trp-containing cardioexcitatory tripeptide isolated from the sea hare Aplysia

Yokotani, S., Matsushima, A., Nose, T., Morishita, F. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2005, Peptide Science 2004. p. 539-540

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Bisphenol A-induced Epigenetic Mutations in Circadian Pacemaker Neuropeptide mRNAs of Hyperactive Drosophila Fruit Flies

Matsuo, A., Umeno, S., Matsuyama, Y., Nakamura, M., Takeda, Y., Sumiyoshi, M., Liu, X., Matsushima, A., Shimohigashi, M. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2014, Peptide Science 2013. p. 457-458

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Bisphenol A-induced substantial peak decay of Drosophila circadian neuropeptide hugin mRNA expression

Shotaro, U., Matsuo, A., Matsuyama, Y., Nakamura, M., Koga, K., Liu, X., Matsushima, A., Shimohigashi, M. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2015, Peptide Science 2014. p. 41-42

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Bisphenol A-specific nuclear receptor ERRγ: structure-function analysis of the two novel isoforms lacking vital peptide fragment in the ligand binding domain

Takeda, Y., Liu, X., Sumiyoshi, M., Matsushima, A., Shimohigashi, Y. & Shimohigashi, M., 2009, Peptide Science 2008. p. 517-518

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Bisphenol-binding pocket of constitutively active nuclear receptor CAR: Docking modeling for close-packing

Matsuyama, Y., Liu, X., Nishimura, H., Matsushima, A., Nose, T. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2013, Peptide Science 2012. p. 401-402

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

cDNA cloning and in situ hybridization studies of sulfated peptide, sulfakinin, on housefly Musca domestica

Matsushima, A., Yokotani, S., Shimohigashi, Y., Tominaga, Y. & Shimohigashi, M., 2004, Peptide Science 2003. p. 459-462

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

cDNA cloning and mRNA expression of the circadian neuropeptide PDF in the silk moth Bombyx mori

Sato, S., Sumida, K., Hiramura, D., Matsushima, A., Tominaga, Y., Shimohigashi, Y. & Shimohigashi, M., 2005, Peptide Science 2004. p. 197-200

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

cDNA cloning of a circadian rhythm pacemaker hormone PDF of the house fly Musca domestica

Matsushima, A., Chuman, Y., Sato, S., Shimohigashi, Y., Tominaga, Y. & Shimohigashi, M., 2001, Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. p. 876

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

cDNA Cloning of circadian rhythm pacemaker neuropeptide PDF in Gryllus bimaculatus and its neuclear localization

Chuman, Y., Matsushima, A., Nose, T., Shimohigashi, M. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2001, Peptide Science 2000. p. 59-62

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

cDNA cloning of PDF peptide precursors in housefly and last summer cicada

Sato, S., Matsushima, A., Chuman, Y., Tominaga, K., Shimohigashi, Y. & Shimohigashi, M., 2002, Peptide Science 2001. p. 139-142

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Chemical syntheses of phenylalanine derivatives containing halogenated benzene ring as structural explorers for elucidation of molecular mechanisms of receptor interactions

Matsushima, A., Fujita, T., Okada, K., Yamauchi, Y., Nose, T. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2000, Peptide Science 1999. p. 141-142

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Circadian rhythm pacemaker neuropeptide 'PDF' in nocturnal insect cricket gryllus bimaculatus: cDNA cloning, mRNA expression, and nuclear localization

Chuman, Y., Matsushima, A., Nose, T., Shimohigashi, Y. & Shimohigashi, M., 2002, American Peptide Society 2001. p. 797-798

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Comparative analysis of the ligand binding domain secondary structures of human nuclear receptors

Matsuyama, Y., Nishimura, H., Liu, X., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2016, Peptide Science 2015. p. 337-338

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Comprehensive structural analysis of the nociceptin ORL1 receptor by means of virtual and experimental Ala-scanning combinated methods

Matsushima, A., Nishimura, H., Liu, X., Takesue, Y., Matsuyama, Y. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2016, Peptide Science 2015. p. 149-150

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Conformation change of α-helix peptide for sensing of deactivation of nuclear peceptor: Immunoassay using polyclonal antibody specific for the C-terminal a-helix 12 of estrogen-related receptor γ (ERRγ)

Tokunaga, T., Liu, X., Okada, H., Matsushima, A., Nose, T., Shimohigashi, M. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2006, Peptide Science 2006. p. 176

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Conformation change-senseing assay using monoclonal antibody for N-terminal octapeptide repreat region of prion protein

Kawano, M., Honda, T., Horiuchi, Y., Yokotani, S., Matsushima, A., Nose, T. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2005, Peptide Science 2004.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Constitutive α-Helix-peptides Required for Functional Dimerization of Estrogen-related Receptor γ (ERRγ).

Liu, X., Nishimura, H., Fujiyama, A., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2014, Peptide Science 2013. p. 429-430

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Contractile activity of Drosophila FMRFamide-related peptides in the Meretrix Lusoria heart muscle.

Tokunaga, T., Ohtani, M., Matsushima, A., Chuman, Y., Nose, T. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2002, Peptide Science 2001. p. 167-170

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Design and preparation of universal anti-PERIOD antibodies and their immunoresponses.

Asai, D., Tokunaga, T., Matsushima, A., Sato, S., Chuman, Y., Nose, T., Tominaga, Y., Shimohigashi, Y. & Shimohigashi, M., 2002, Peptide Science 2001. p. 399-402

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Design and synthesis of a-helix peptide binding to prion protein N-terminal octarepeat domain

Koga, K., Sato, S., Horiuchi, Y., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2006, Science 2005. p. 209-210

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Docking simulation to elucidate the labeled cysteine residue of the nociception receptor ORL1 using a Cys(Npys)-containing peptide ligand

Matsushima, A., Nishimura, H., Matsuyama, Y., Liu, X. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2017, Peptide Science 2016. p. 87-88

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Do the estrogen receptors function as a homodimer? experimental validation of homodimerization by inhibitory peptides

Sakito, S., Fujiyama, A., Motomatsu, Y., Liu, X., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2016, Peptide Science 2015. p. 335-336

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Do the estrogen receptors function as a homodimer? experimental validation of homodimerization by inhibitory peptides

Sakito, S., Liu, X., Fujiyama, A., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2016, Peptide Science 2015. p. 335-336

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Effect of the Phe-Phenyl H-F subsutitution in the sea hare Aplysia neuropeptide H-Asn-d-Phe-NH2 on the conformation and contraction activity

Kaneki, A., Matsushima, A., Takeda, Y., Yokotani, S., Ozaki, M., Shimohigashi, M. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2004, Peptide Science 2003. p. 459-462

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Effects of the halogenation of Phe-phenyl group of two consecutive residues in endomorphin-2 on the interaction with the μ–opioid receptors

Nishio, K., Nishimura, H., Suyama, K., Abe, Y., Matsushima, A., Nose, T. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2012, Peptide Science 2011. p. 171-172

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Effects of the Phe-Phenyl H→F Substitutions in the Sea Hare Aplysia Neuropeptide H-Asn-D-Trp-Phe-NH2 on the Conformation and Contractile Activity

Yokotani, S., Matsushima, A., Nose, T., Shimohigashi, Y. & Morishita, F., Mar 2004, Peptide Science 2003. p. 263-266 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

ERα/ERRα nuclear receptor heterodimer directly linked by a flag peptide

Ikeda, S., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2009, Peptide Science 2008. p. 511-512

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Evaluation of the binding ability of an orphan nuclear receptor nurr1 to synthetic peptides.

Masuya, T., Tada, Y., Liu, X. & Matsushima, A., 2019, Peptide Science 2018. p. 133

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Exploration of pharmacological chaperone for rescue of misfolded and/or unfolded ORL1 nociceptin receptor proteins

Nishimura, H., Inamine, S., Li, J., Matsushima, A. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2013, Peptide Science 2012. p. 115-118

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Exploration of the binding site of ORL1 nociceptin receptor antagonist

Inamine, S., Nishimura, H., Matsushima, A., Nose, T., Costa, T. & Shimohigashi, Y., 2011, Peptide Science 2010. p. 167

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)