Wnt4 is a local repulsive cue that determines synaptic target specificity.

Inaki M, Yoshikawa S, Thomas JB, Aburatani H, Nose A. Wnt4 is a local repulsive cue that determines synaptic target specificity. Curr Biol. 2007 Sep 18;17(18):1574-9. Epub 2007 Aug 30.

Expression of androgen receptor through androgen-converting enzymes is associated with biological aggressiveness in prostate cancer.

Wako K, Kawasaki T, Yamana K, Suzuki K, Jiang S, Umezu H, Nishiyama T, Takahashi K, Hamakubo T, Kodama T, Naito M. Expression of androgen receptor through androgen-converting enzymes is associated with biological aggressiveness in prostate cancer. J Clin Pathol. 2008 Apr;61(4):448-54. Epub 2007 Aug 24.

High-density oligonucleotide array with sub-kilobase resolution reveals breakpoint information of submicroscopic deletions in nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome.

Fujii K, Ishikawa S, Uchikawa H, Komura D, Shapero MH, Shen F, Hung J, Arai H, Tanaka Y, Sasaki K, Kohno Y, Yamada M, Jones KW, Aburatani H, Miyashita T. High-density oligonucleotide array with sub-kilobase resolution reveals breakpoint information of submicroscopic deletions in nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome. Hum Genet. 2007 Dec;122(5):459-66. Epub 2007 Aug 17.

Identification of TSC-22 as a potential tumor suppressor that is upregulated by Flt3-D835V but not Flt3-ITD.

Lu Y, Kitaura J, Oki T, Komeno Y, Ozaki K, Kiyono M, Kumagai H, Nakajima H, Nosaka T, Aburatani H, Kitamura T. Identification of TSC-22 as a potential tumor suppressor that is upregulated by Flt3-D835V but not Flt3-ITD. Leukemia. 2007 Nov;21(11):2246-57. Epub 2007 Aug 9.

Identification of the transforming EML4-ALK fusion gene in non-small-cell lung cancer.

Soda M, Choi YL, Enomoto M, Takada S, Yamashita Y, Ishikawa S, Fujiwara S, Watanabe H, Kurashina K, Hatanaka H, Bando M, Ohno S, Ishikawa Y, Aburatani H, Niki T, Sohara Y, Sugiyama Y, Mano H. Identification of the transforming EML4-ALK fusion gene in non-small-cell lung cancer. Nature. 2007 Aug 2;448(7153):561-6. Epub 2007 Jul 11.

Role of thrombospondin-1 in T cell response to ocular pigment epithelial cells.

Futagami Y, Sugita S, Vega J, Ishida K, Takase H, Maruyama K, Aburatani H, Mochizuki M. Role of thrombospondin-1 in T cell response to ocular pigment epithelial cells. J Immunol. 2007 Jun 1;178(11):6994-7005.

p63 – Key molecule in the early phase of epithelial abnormality in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Murata K, Ota S, Niki T, Goto A, Li CP, Ruriko UM, Ishikawa S, Aburatani H, Kuriyama T, Fukayama M. p63 – Key molecule in the early phase of epithelial abnormality in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Exp Mol Pathol. 2007 Dec;83(3):367-76. Epub 2007 Apr 10.

Microarray-based analysis for hepatocellular carcinoma: from gene expression profiling to new challenges.

Midorikawa Y, Makuuchi M, Tang W, Aburatani H. Microarray-based analysis for hepatocellular carcinoma: from gene expression profiling to new challenges. World J Gastroenterol. 2007 Mar 14;13(10):1487-92. Review.

Endocardiogenesis in embryoid bodies: novel markers identified by gene expression profiling.

Narumiya H, Hidaka K, Shirai M, Terami H, Aburatani H, Morisaki T. Endocardiogenesis in embryoid bodies: novel markers identified by gene expression profiling. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007 Jun 15;357(4):896-902. Epub 2007 Apr 17.

Hypoxia increases the motility of lung adenocarcinoma cell line A549 via activation of the epidermal growth factor receptor pathway.

Wang T, Niki T, Goto A, Ota S, Morikawa T, Nakamura Y, Ohara E, Ishikawa S, Aburatani H, Nakajima J, Fukayama M. Hypoxia increases the motility of lung adenocarcinoma cell line A549 via activation of the epidermal growth factor receptor pathway. Cancer Sci. 2007 Apr;98(4):506-11.

Aldo-keto reductase family 1, member B10 in uterine carcinomas: a potential risk factor of recurrence after surgical therapy in cervical cancer.

Yoshitake H, Takahashi M, Ishikawa H, Nojima M, Iwanari H, Watanabe A, Aburatani H, Yoshida K, Ishi K, Takamori K, Ogawa H, Hamakubo T, Kodama T, Araki Y. Aldo-keto reductase family 1, member B10 in uterine carcinomas: a potential risk factor of recurrence after surgical therapy in cervical cancer. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2007 Nov-Dec;17(6):1300-6. Epub 2007 Apr 9.

SOX6 suppresses cyclin D1 promoter activity by interacting with beta-catenin and histone deacetylase 1, and its down-regulation induces pancreatic beta-cell proliferation.

Iguchi H, Urashima Y, Inagaki Y, Ikeda Y, Okamura M, Tanaka T, Uchida A, Yamamoto TT, Kodama T, Sakai J. SOX6 suppresses cyclin D1 promoter activity by interacting with beta-catenin and histone deacetylase 1, and its down-regulation induces pancreatic beta-cell proliferation. J Biol Chem. 2007 Jun 29;282(26):19052-61. Epub 2007 Apr 4.

New therapeutic target for metabolic syndrome: PPARdelta.

Takahashi S, Tanaka T, Sakai J. New therapeutic target for metabolic syndrome: PPARdelta. Endocr J. 2007 Jun;54(3):347-57. Epub 2007 Apr 3. Review. No abstract available.

Cooperative interaction between hepatocyte nuclear factor 4 alpha and GATA transcription factors regulates ATP-binding cassette sterol transporters ABCG5 and ABCG8.

Sumi K, Tanaka T, Uchida A, Magoori K, Urashima Y, Ohashi R, Ohguchi H, Okamura M, Kudo H, Daigo K, Maejima T, Kojima N, Sakakibara I, Jiang S, Hasegawa G, Kim I, Osborne TF, Naito M, Gonzalez FJ, Hamakubo T, Kodama T, Sakai J. Cooperative interaction between hepatocyte nuclear factor 4 alpha and GATA transcription factors regulates ATP-binding cassette sterol transporters ABCG5 and ABCG8. Mol Cell Biol. 2007 Jun;27(12):4248-60. Epub 2007 Apr 2.

ASK1-dependent recruitment and activation of macrophages induce hair growth in skin wounds.

Osaka N, Takahashi T, Murakami S, Matsuzawa A, Noguchi T, Fujiwara T, Aburatani H, Moriyama K, Takeda K, Ichijo H. ASK1-dependent recruitment and activation of macrophages induce hair growth in skin wounds. J Cell Biol. 2007 Mar 26;176(7):903-9.

Viral envelope protein gp64 transgenic mouse facilitates the generation of monoclonal antibodies against exogenous membrane proteins displayed on baculovirus.

Saitoh R, Ohtomo T, Yamada Y, Kamada N, Nezu J, Kimura N, Funahashi S, Furugaki K, Yoshino T, Kawase Y, Kato A, Ueda O, Jishage K, Suzuki M, Fukuda R, Arai M, Iwanari H, Takahashi K, Sakihama T, Ohizumi I, Kodama T, Tsuchiya M, et al. Viral envelope protein gp64 transgenic mouse facilitates the generation of monoclonal antibodies against exogenous membrane proteins displayed on baculovirus. J Immunol Methods. 2007 Apr 30;322(1-2):104-17. Epub 2007 Mar 7.