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Profile Publications (40)

Publications By Kenji Watanabe

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Identification of novel peptides from amphibian (Xenopus tropicalis) skin by direct tissue MALDI-MS analysis., Shigeri Y, Yasuda A, Hagihara Y, Nishi K, Watanabe K, Imura T, Inagaki H, Haramoto Y, Ito Y, Asashima M., FEBS J. January 1, 2015; 282 (1): 102-13.

Notochord-derived hedgehog is essential for tail regeneration in Xenopus tadpole., Taniguchi Y, Watanabe K, Mochii M., BMC Dev Biol. June 18, 2014; 14 27.                

Restriction of the Xenopus DEADSouth mRNA to the primordial germ cells is ensured by multiple mechanisms., Yamaguchi T, Kataoka K, Watanabe K, Orii H., Mech Dev. February 1, 2014; 131 15-23.                  

Intracellular localizations of the Dead End protein in Xenopus primordial germ cells., Taguchi A, Watanabe K, Orii H., Int J Dev Biol. January 1, 2014; 58 (10-12): 793-8.

DEADSouth protein localizes to germ plasm and is required for the development of primordial germ cells in Xenopus laevis., Yamaguchi T, Taguchi A, Watanabe K, Orii H., Biol Open. February 15, 2013; 2 (2): 191-9.                    

Developmental regulation of locomotive activity in Xenopus primordial germ cells., Terayama K, Kataoka K, Morichika K, Orii H, Watanabe K, Mochii M., Dev Growth Differ. February 1, 2013; 55 (2): 217-28.          

Germes is involved in translocation of germ plasm during development of Xenopus primordial germ cells., Yamaguchi T, Taguchi A, Watanabe K, Orii H., Int J Dev Biol. January 1, 2013; 57 (5): 439-43.

Ectopic formation of primordial germ cells by transplantation of the germ plasm: direct evidence for germ cell determinant in Xenopus., Tada H, Mochii M, Orii H, Watanabe K., Dev Biol. November 1, 2012; 371 (1): 86-93.

Analysis of localization and reorganization of germ plasm in Xenopus transgenic line with fluorescence-labeled mitochondria., Taguchi A, Takii M, Motoishi M, Orii H, Mochii M, Watanabe K., Dev Growth Differ. October 1, 2012; 54 (8): 767-76.            

Intrinsic transition of embryonic stem-cell differentiation into neural progenitors., Kamiya D, Banno S, Sasai N, Ohgushi M, Inomata H, Watanabe K, Kawada M, Yakura R, Kiyonari H, Nakao K, Jakt LM, Nishikawa S, Sasai Y., Nature. February 24, 2011; 470 (7335): 503-9.

Germ-line mitochondria exhibit suppressed respiratory activity to support their accurate transmission to the next generation., Kogo N, Tazaki A, Kashino Y, Morichika K, Orii H, Mochii M, Watanabe K., Dev Biol. January 15, 2011; 349 (2): 462-9.            

Characterization of a novel type I keratin gene and generation of transgenic lines with fluorescent reporter genes driven by its promoter/enhancer in Xenopus laevis., Suzuki KT, Kashiwagi K, Ujihara M, Marukane T, Tazaki A, Watanabe K, Mizuno N, Ueda Y, Kondoh H, Kashiwagi A, Mochii M., Dev Dyn. December 1, 2010; 239 (12): 3172-81.                  

Perturbation of Notch/Suppressor of Hairless pathway disturbs migration of primordial germ cells in Xenopus embryo., Morichika K, Kataoka K, Terayama K, Tazaki A, Kinoshita T, Watanabe K, Mochii M., Dev Growth Differ. February 1, 2010; 52 (2): 235-44.

Xenopus Wnt-5a induces an ectopic larval tail at injured site, suggesting a crucial role for noncanonical Wnt signal in tail regeneration., Sugiura T, Tazaki A, Ueno N, Watanabe K, Mochii M., Mech Dev. January 1, 2009; 126 (1-2): 56-67.    

Effects of 808 nm low-power laser irradiation on the muscle contraction of frog gastrocnemius., Komatsu M, Kubo T, Kogure S, Matsuda Y, Watanabe K., Lasers Surg Med. October 1, 2008; 40 (8): 576-83.

Group II intron-based gene targeting reactions in eukaryotes., Mastroianni M, Watanabe K, White TB, Zhuang F, Vernon J, Matsuura M, Wallingford J, Lambowitz AM., PLoS One. September 1, 2008; 3 (9): e3121.          

VegT, eFGF and Xbra cause overall posteriorization while Xwnt8 causes eye-level restricted posteriorization in synergy with chordin in early Xenopus development., Fujii H, Sakai M, Nishimatsu S, Nohno T, Mochii M, Orii H, Watanabe K., Dev Growth Differ. March 1, 2008; 50 (3): 169-80.                  

Spinal cord is required for proper regeneration of the tail in Xenopus tadpoles., Taniguchi Y, Sugiura T, Tazaki A, Watanabe K, Mochii M., Dev Growth Differ. February 1, 2008; 50 (2): 109-20.              

FXPRL-amide peptides induce ecdysteroidogenesis through a G-protein coupled receptor expressed in the prothoracic gland of Bombyx mori., Watanabe K, Hull JJ, Niimi T, Imai K, Matsumoto S, Yaginuma T, Kataoka H., Mol Cell Endocrinol. July 15, 2007; 273 (1-2): 51-8.

Visualization of the Xenopus primordial germ cells using a green fluorescent protein controlled by cis elements of the 3' untranslated region of the DEADSouth gene., Kataoka K, Yamaguchi T, Orii H, Tazaki A, Watanabe K, Mochii M., Mech Dev. October 1, 2006; 123 (10): 746-60.              

Effects of argon laser irradiation on polar excitations in frog sciatic nerve., Matsuda Y, Niwa M, Iwai H, Kogure S, Honjoe N, Komatsu M, Ishii Y, Watanabe K., Lasers Surg Med. July 1, 2006; 38 (6): 608-14.

G protein-coupled receptor for diapause hormone, an inducer of Bombyx embryonic diapause., Homma T, Watanabe K, Tsurumaru S, Kataoka H, Imai K, Kamba M, Niimi T, Yamashita O, Yaginuma T., Biochem Biophys Res Commun. May 26, 2006; 344 (1): 386-93.

Identification of asymmetrically localized transcripts along the animal-vegetal axis of the Xenopus egg., Kataoka K, Tazaki A, Kitayama A, Ueno N, Watanabe K, Mochii M., Dev Growth Differ. October 1, 2005; 47 (8): 511-21.        

Macroarray-based analysis of tail regeneration in Xenopus laevis larvae., Tazaki A, Kitayama A, Terasaka C, Watanabe K, Ueno N, Mochii M., Dev Dyn. August 1, 2005; 233 (4): 1394-404.                          

Monoamines directly inhibit N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors expressed in Xenopus oocytes in a voltage-dependent manner., Masuko T, Suzuki I, Kizawa Y, Kusama-Eguchi K, Watanabe K, Kashiwagi K, Igarashi K, Kusama T., Neurosci Lett. November 16, 2004; 371 (1): 30-3.

Partial involvement of group I metabotropic glutamate receptors in the neurotoxicity of 3-N-oxalyl-L-2,3-diaminopropanoic acid (L-beta-ODAP)., Kusama-Eguchi K, Kusama T, Suda A, Masuko T, Yamamoto M, Ikegami F, Igarashi K, Kuo YH, Lambein F, Watanabe K., Biol Pharm Bull. July 1, 2004; 27 (7): 1052-8.

Differential gene expression between the embryonic tail bud and regenerating larval tail in Xenopus laevis., Sugiura T, Taniguchi Y, Tazaki A, Ueno N, Watanabe K, Mochii M., Dev Growth Differ. February 1, 2004; 46 (1): 97-105.        

1,10-Phenanthroline phosphorylates (activates) MAP kinase in Xenopus oocytes., Watanabe K, Tokumoto T, Ishikawa K., Cell Signal. December 1, 2003; 15 (12): 1139-47.

Multiple variants of receptor-type protein tyrosine phosphatase beta are expressed in the central nervous system of Xenopus., Nagata S, Saito R, Yamada Y, Fujita N, Watanabe K., Gene. January 10, 2001; 262 (1-2): 81-8.          

An essential role of the neuronal cell adhesion molecule contactin in development of the Xenopus primary sensory system., Fujita N, Saito R, Watanabe K, Nagata S., Dev Biol. May 15, 2000; 221 (2): 308-20.                

Synthesis and pharmacological activity of O-(5-isoxazolyl)-L-serine., Ikegami F, Yamamoto A, Sekine T, Ishikawa T, Kusamae-Eguchi K, Kusama T, Watanabe K., Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). February 1, 2000; 48 (2): 278-80.

Nucleotide sequences of animal mitochondrial tRNAs(Met) possibly recognizing both AUG and AUA codons., Takemoto C, Ueda T, Miura K, Watanabe K., Nucleic Acids Symp Ser. January 1, 1999; (42): 77-8.

Inhibitory activity of a naturally occurring heterocyclic beta-substituted alanine, beta-(isoxazolin-5-on-4-yl)-L-alanine, on the L-glutamate/L-aspartate transporter (GLAST) expressed in Xenopus oocytes., Kusama-Eguchi K, Kusama T, Ikegami F, Lambein F, Watanabe K., Brain Res Mol Brain Res. December 1, 1997; 52 (1): 166-9.

Effects of β-ODAP and its biosynthetic precursor on the electrophysiological activity of cloned glutamate receptors., Kusama-Eguchi K, Ikegami F, Kusama T, Lambein F, Watanabe K., Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. December 20, 1996; 2 (4): 339-42.

cDNA cloning and expression of the Xenopus homologue of the neural adhesion molecule, contactin (F3/F11)., Nagata S, Fujita N, Takeuchi K, Watanabe K., Zoolog Sci. December 1, 1996; 13 (6): 813-20.

Molecular identification of a putative human hyaluronan synthase., Watanabe K, Yamaguchi Y., J Biol Chem. September 20, 1996; 271 (38): 22945-8.

Relationship among coelacanths, lungfishes, and tetrapods: a phylogenetic analysis based on mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase I gene sequences., Yokobori S, Hasegawa M, Ueda T, Okada N, Nishikawa K, Watanabe K., J Mol Evol. June 1, 1994; 38 (6): 602-9.

A novel cloverleaf structure found in mammalian mitochondrial tRNA(Ser) (UCN)., Yokogawa T, Watanabe Y, Kumazawa Y, Ueda T, Hirao I, Miura K, Watanabe K., Nucleic Acids Res. November 25, 1991; 19 (22): 6101-5.

Tail muscle hydrolases during metamorphosis of the anuran tadpole. I. Histochemical studies., Sasaki F, Watanabe K., Histochemistry. January 1, 1983; 78 (1): 11-20.

Light and electron microscopic investigation of ATPase activity in musculature during anuran tail resorption., Watanabe K, Khan MA, Sasaki F, Iseki H., Histochemistry. November 24, 1978; 58 (1-2): 13-22.

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