TRIQK, a novel family of small proteins localized to the endoplasmic reticulum membrane, is conserved across vertebrates.

Onuma Y, Watanabe A, Aburatani H, Asashima M, Whitman M. TRIQK, a novel family of small proteins localized to the endoplasmic reticulum membrane, is conserved across vertebrates. Zoolog Sci. 2008 Jul;25(7):706-13. doi: 10.2108/zsj.25.706.

Nrf1 and Nrf2 play distinct roles in activation of antioxidant response element-dependent genes.

Ohtsuji M, Katsuoka F, Kobayashi A, Aburatani H, Hayes JD, Yamamoto M. Nrf1 and Nrf2 play distinct roles in activation of antioxidant response element-dependent genes. J Biol Chem. 2008 Nov 28;283(48):33554-62. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M804597200. Epub 2008 Sep 30.

Integrative bioinformatics analysis of transcriptional regulatory programs in breast cancer cells.

Niida A, Smith AD, Imoto S, Tsutsumi S, Aburatani H, Zhang MQ, Akiyama T. Integrative bioinformatics analysis of transcriptional regulatory programs in breast cancer cells. BMC Bioinformatics. 2008 Sep 29;9:404. doi: 10.1186/1471-2105-9-404.

The S100A8-serum amyloid A3-TLR4 paracrine cascade establishes a pre-metastatic phase.

Hiratsuka S, Watanabe A, Sakurai Y, Akashi-Takamura S, Ishibashi S, Miyake K, Shibuya M, Akira S, Aburatani H, Maru Y. The S100A8-serum amyloid A3-TLR4 paracrine cascade establishes a pre-metastatic phase. Nat Cell Biol. 2008 Nov;10(11):1349-55. doi: 10.1038/ncb1794. Epub 2008 Sep 28.

BMP2 regulates Osterix through Msx2 and Runx2 during osteoblast differentiation.

Matsubara T, Kida K, Yamaguchi A, Hata K, Ichida F, Meguro H, Aburatani H, Nishimura R, Yoneda T. BMP2 regulates Osterix through Msx2 and Runx2 during osteoblast differentiation. J Biol Chem. 2008 Oct 24;283(43):29119-25. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M801774200. Epub 2008 Aug 14.

Gene expression profiling of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis using gene set enrichment analysis.

Yoneda M, Endo H, Mawatari H, Nozaki Y, Fujita K, Akiyama T, Higurashi T, Uchiyama T, Yoneda K, Takahashi H, Kirikoshi H, Inamori M, Abe Y, Kubota K, Saito S, Kobayashi N, Yamaguchi N, Maeyama S, Yamamoto S, Tsutsumi S, Aburatani H, Wada K, et al. Gene expression profiling of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis using gene set enrichment analysis. Hepatol Res. 2008 Dec;38(12):1204-12. doi: 10.1111/j.1872-034X.2008.00399.x. Epub 2008 Jul 4.

Hepatitis C virus core protein binds to a C-terminal region of NS5B RNA polymerase.

Yoshitake H, Shirai Y, Mochizuki Y, Iwanari H, Tsubamoto H, Koyama K, Takamori K, Ogawa H, Hasegawa A, Kodama T, Hamakubo T, Araki Y. Hepatitis C virus core protein binds to a C-terminal region of NS5B RNA polymerase. J Reprod Immunol. 2008 Oct;79(1):1-11. doi: 10.1016/j.jri.2008.05.001. Epub 2008 Jul 11.

Molecular diversity of TEX101, a marker glycoprotein for germ cells monitored with monoclonal antibodies: variety of the molecular characteristics according to subcellular localization within the mouse testis.

Yoshitake H, Shirai Y, Mochizuki Y, Iwanari H, Tsubamoto H, Koyama K, Takamori K, Ogawa H, Hasegawa A, Kodama T, Hamakubo T, Araki Y. Molecular diversity of TEX101, a marker glycoprotein for germ cells monitored with monoclonal antibodies: variety of the molecular characteristics according to subcellular localization within the mouse testis. J Reprod Immunol. 2008 Oct;79(1):1-11. doi: 10.1016/j.jri.2008.05.001. Epub 2008 Jul 11.

PGC-1alpha Gly482Ser polymorphism is associated with the plasma adiponectin level in type 2 diabetic men.

Okauchi Y, Iwahashi H, Okita K, Yuan M, Matsuda M, Tanaka T, Miyagawa J, Funahashi T, Horikawa Y, Shimomura I, Yamagata K. PGC-1alpha Gly482Ser polymorphism is associated with the plasma adiponectin level in type 2 diabetic men. Endocr J. 2008 Dec;55(6):991-7. Epub 2008 Jul 10.

Screening of liver-targeted drugs.

Midorikawa Y, Sugiyama Y, Aburatani H. Screening of liver-targeted drugs. Expert Opin Drug Discov. 2008 Jun;3(6):643-54. doi: 10.1517/17460441.3.6.643.

Requirement of the IFN-alpha/beta-induced CXCR3 chemokine signalling for CD8+ T cell activation.

Yokote K, Bujo H, Hanaoka H, Shinomiya M, Mikami K, Miyashita Y, Nishikawa T, Kodama T, Tada N, Saito Y. Requirement of the IFN-alpha/beta-induced CXCR3 chemokine signalling for CD8+ T cell activation. Atherosclerosis. 2008 Dec;201(2):345-52. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2008.02.008. Epub 2008 Feb 16.

Production, characterization, and interspecies reactivities of monoclonal antibodies against human class A macrophage scavenger receptors.

Torisu Y, Watanabe A, Nonaka A, Midorikawa Y, Makuuchi M, Shimamura T, Sugimura H, Niida A, Akiyama T, Iwanari H, Kodama T, Zeniya M, Aburatani H. Production, characterization, and interspecies reactivities of monoclonal antibodies against human class A macrophage scavenger receptors. Cancer Sci. 2008 Jun;99(6):1139-46. doi: 10.1111/j.1349-7006.2008.00814.x. Epub 2008 Apr 21.

Human homolog of NOTUM, overexpressed in hepatocellular carcinoma, is regulated transcriptionally by beta-catenin/TCF.

Torisu Y, Watanabe A, Nonaka A, Midorikawa Y, Makuuchi M, Shimamura T, Sugimura H, Niida A, Akiyama T, Iwanari H, Kodama T, Zeniya M, Aburatani H. Human homolog of NOTUM, overexpressed in hepatocellular carcinoma, is regulated transcriptionally by beta-catenin/TCF. Cancer Sci. 2008 Jun;99(6):1139-46. doi: 10.1111/j.1349-7006.2008.00814.x. Epub 2008 Apr 21.

Oxidized low density lipoprotein-induced LFA-1-dependent adhesion and transendothelial migration of monocytes via the protein kinase C pathway.

Ohguchi H, Tanaka T, Uchida A, Magoori K, Kudo H, Kim I, Daigo K, Sakakibara I, Okamura M, Harigae H, Sasaki T, Osborne TF, Gonzalez FJ, Hamakubo T, Kodama T, Sakai J. Oxidized low density lipoprotein-induced LFA-1-dependent adhesion and transendothelial migration of monocytes via the protein kinase C pathway. Mol Cell Biol. 2008 Jun;28(12):3917-31. doi: 10.1128/MCB.02154-07. Epub 2008 Apr 21.

Hepatocyte nuclear factor 4alpha contributes to thyroid hormone homeostasis by cooperatively regulating the type 1 iodothyronine deiodinase gene with GATA4 and Kruppel-like transcription factor 9.

Ohguchi H, Tanaka T, Uchida A, Magoori K, Kudo H, Kim I, Daigo K, Sakakibara I, Okamura M, Harigae H, Sasaki T, Osborne TF, Gonzalez FJ, Hamakubo T, Kodama T, Sakai J. Hepatocyte nuclear factor 4alpha contributes to thyroid hormone homeostasis by cooperatively regulating the type 1 iodothyronine deiodinase gene with GATA4 and Kruppel-like transcription factor 9. Mol Cell Biol. 2008 Jun;28(12):3917-31. doi: 10.1128/MCB.02154-07. Epub 2008 Apr 21.

HSP90, HSP70, and GAPDH directly interact with the cytoplasmic domain of macrophage scavenger receptors.

Fukuhara S, Sako K, Minami T, Noda K, Kim HZ, Kodama T, Shibuya M, Takakura N, Koh GY, Mochizuki N. HSP90, HSP70, and GAPDH directly interact with the cytoplasmic domain of macrophage scavenger receptors. Nat Cell Biol. 2008 May;10(5):513-26. doi: 10.1038/ncb1714. Epub 2008 Apr 20.