Shear stress stabilizes NF-E2-related factor 2 and induces antioxidant genes in endothelial cells: role of reactive oxygen/nitrogen species.

Savchenko AS, Inoue A, Ohashi R, Jiang S, Hasegawa G, Tanaka T, Hamakubo T, Kodama T, Aoyagi Y, Ushiki T, Naito M. Shear stress stabilizes NF-E2-related factor 2 and induces antioxidant genes in endothelial cells: role of reactive oxygen/nitrogen species. Pathol Int. 2011 May;61(5):290-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1827.2011.02651.x. Epub 2011 Mar 17.

Long pentraxin 3 (PTX3) expression and release by neutrophils in vitro and in ulcerative colitis.

Savchenko AS, Inoue A, Ohashi R, Jiang S, Hasegawa G, Tanaka T, Hamakubo T, Kodama T, Aoyagi Y, Ushiki T, Naito M. Long pentraxin 3 (PTX3) expression and release by neutrophils in vitro and in ulcerative colitis. Pathol Int. 2011 May;61(5):290-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1827.2011.02651.x. Epub 2011 Mar 17.

High-resolution characterization of a hepatocellular carcinoma genome.

Totoki Y, Tatsuno K, Yamamoto S, Arai Y, Hosoda F, Ishikawa S, Tsutsumi S, Sonoda K, Totsuka H, Shirakihara T, Sakamoto H, Wang L, Ojima H, Shimada K, Kosuge T, Okusaka T, Kato K, Kusuda J, Yoshida T, Aburatani H, Shibata T. High-resolution characterization of a hepatocellular carcinoma genome. Nat Genet. 2011 May;43(5):464-9. doi: 10.1038/ng.804. Epub 2011 Apr 17.

Essential role of GATA transcriptional factors in the activation of mast cells.

Tozawa H, Kanki Y, Suehiro J, Tsutsumi S, Kohro T, Wada Y, Aburatani H, Aird WC, Kodama T, Minami T. Essential role of GATA transcriptional factors in the activation of mast cells. Mol Cell Biol. 2011 Jun;31(11):2196-209. doi: 10.1128/MCB.01430-10. Epub 2011 Apr 4.

Genome-wide approaches reveal functional interleukin-4-inducible STAT6 binding to the vascular cell adhesion molecule 1 promoter.

Tozawa H, Kanki Y, Suehiro J, Tsutsumi S, Kohro T, Wada Y, Aburatani H, Aird WC, Kodama T, Minami T. Genome-wide approaches reveal functional interleukin-4-inducible STAT6 binding to the vascular cell adhesion molecule 1 promoter. Mol Cell Biol. 2011 Jun;31(11):2196-209. doi: 10.1128/MCB.01430-10. Epub 2011 Apr 4.

pi-Conjugation of two nitronyl nitroxides-attached diarylethenes.

Yokojima S, Kobayashi T, Shinoda K, Matsuda K, Higashiguchi K, Nakamura S. pi-Conjugation of two nitronyl nitroxides-attached diarylethenes. J Phys Chem B. 2011 May 12;115(18):5685-92. doi: 10.1021/jp2002707. Epub 2011 Mar 28.

Regulation of osteoclast differentiation and function by the CaMK-CREB pathway.

Mimura I, Tanaka T, Wada Y, Kodama T, Nangaku M. Regulation of osteoclast differentiation and function by the CaMK-CREB pathway. J Pharmacol Sci. 2011;115(4):453-8. Epub 2011 Mar 16. Review.

Marked induction of c-Maf protein during Th17 cell differentiation and its implication in memory Th cell development.

Sato K, Miyoshi F, Yokota K, Araki Y, Asanuma Y, Akiyama Y, Yoh K, Takahashi S, Aburatani H, Mimura T. Marked induction of c-Maf protein during Th17 cell differentiation and its implication in memory Th cell development. J Biol Chem. 2011 Apr 29;286(17):14963-71. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M111.218867. Epub 2011 Mar 14.

Th17 functions as an osteoclastogenic helper T cell subset that links T cell activation and bone destruction.

Kubota T, Kubota N, Kumagai H, Yamaguchi S, Kozono H, Takahashi T, Inoue M, Itoh S, Takamoto I, Sasako T, Kumagai K, Kawai T, Hashimoto S, Kobayashi T, Sato M, Tokuyama K, Nishimura S, Tsunoda M, Ide T, Murakami K, Yamazaki T, Ezaki O, et al. Th17 functions as an osteoclastogenic helper T cell subset that links T cell activation and bone destruction. Cell Metab. 2011 Mar 2;13(3):294-307. doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2011.01.018.

Stable knockdown of S100A4 suppresses cell migration and metastasis of osteosarcoma.

Fujiwara M, Kashima TG, Kunita A, Kii I, Komura D, Grigoriadis AE, Kudo A, Aburatani H, Fukayama M. Stable knockdown of S100A4 suppresses cell migration and metastasis of osteosarcoma. Tumour Biol. 2011 Jun;32(3):611-22. doi: 10.1007/s13277-011-0160-y. Epub 2011 Mar 1.

Mannose-binding lectin augments the uptake of lipid A, Staphylococcus aureus, and Escherichia coli by Kupffer cells through increased cell surface expression of scavenger receptor A.

Kunii R, Jiang S, Hasegawa G, Yamamoto T, Umezu H, Watanabe T, Tsuchida M, Hashimoto T, Hamakubo T, Kodama T, Sasai K, Naito M. Mannose-binding lectin augments the uptake of lipid A, Staphylococcus aureus, and Escherichia coli by Kupffer cells through increased cell surface expression of scavenger receptor A. Histopathology. 2011 Feb;58(3):467-76. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2559.2011.03764.x. Epub 2011 Feb 23.

Cooperation of phosphoinositides and BAR domain proteins in endosomal tubulation.

Shioyama W, Nakaoka Y, Higuchi K, Minami T, Taniyama Y, Nishida K, Kidoya H, Sonobe T, Naito H, Arita Y, Hashimoto T, Kuroda T, Fujio Y, Shirai M, Takakura N, Morishita R, Yamauchi-Takihara K, Kodama T, Hirano T, Mochizuki N, Komuro I. Cooperation of phosphoinositides and BAR domain proteins in endosomal tubulation. Circ Res. 2011 Mar 18;108(6):664-75. doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.110.232223. Epub 2011 Feb 3.

Two distinct amyloid beta-protein (Abeta) assembly pathways leading to oligomers and fibrils identified by combined fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, morphology, and toxicity analyses.

Matsumura S, Shinoda K, Yamada M, Yokojima S, Inoue M, Ohnishi T, Shimada T, Kikuchi K, Masui D, Hashimoto S, Sato M, Ito A, Akioka M, Takagi S, Nakamura Y, Nemoto K, Hasegawa Y, Takamoto H, Inoue H, Nakamura S, Nabeshima Y, Teplow DB, et al. Two distinct amyloid beta-protein (Abeta) assembly pathways leading to oligomers and fibrils identified by combined fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, morphology, and toxicity analyses. J Biol Chem. 2011 Apr 1;286(13):11555-62. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M110.181313. Epub 2011 Feb 3.

Human glioblastoma cells exposed to long-term hypoxia and nutrient starvation stimulated induction of secondary T-cell leukemia in mice.

Osawa T, Tsuchida R, Muramatsu M, Yuasa Y, Shibuya M. Human glioblastoma cells exposed to long-term hypoxia and nutrient starvation stimulated induction of secondary T-cell leukemia in mice. Blood Cancer J. 2011 Feb;1(2):e6. doi: 10.1038/bcj.2011.5. Epub 2011 Feb 25. No abstract available.

RACK1 regulates VEGF/Flt1-mediated cell migration via activation of a PI3K/Akt pathway.

Wang F, Yamauchi M, Muramatsu M, Osawa T, Tsuchida R, Shibuya M. RACK1 regulates VEGF/Flt1-mediated cell migration via activation of a PI3K/Akt pathway. J Biol Chem. 2011 Mar 18;286(11):9097-106. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M110.165605. Epub 2011 Jan 6.

Properties of hydrated excess protons near phospholipid bilayers

Yamashita T, Voth GA. Properties of hydrated excess protons near phospholipid bilayers J Phys Chem B. 2010 Jan 14;114(1):592-603. doi: 10.1021/jp908768c.