Publications

Our former award recipients often notify us of the publication of journal articles and other materials that summarize research that was supported in part by a Foundation grant.

Publications

FY2012 Grant Recipients
Title of the research project Molecular mechanism of temperature response through secretory signaling
Recipient (Institution) Atsushi Kuhara (Faculty of Science and Engineering, Konan University)
Journal article / other material Neurosci Res, 76, 119-24 (2013)
Title of the paper Molecular mechanism for trimetric G protein-coupled thermosensation and synaptic regulation in the temperature repsonse circuit of Caenorhabditis elegans
Title of the research project Elucidation of the mechanisms by which impaired clearance of apoptotic cells results in severe inflammation
Recipient (Institution) Hiroyasu Nakano (Graduate School of Medicine, Juntendo University)
Journal article / other material Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 436, 212-6 (2013)
Title of the paper Critical contribution of oxidative stress to TNF α-induced necrosis downstream of RIPK1 activation
Title of the research project Comprehensive proteomicanalysis of molecules that are targeted for cancer prognosis or therapy
Recipient (Institution) Kiyotsugu Yoshida (School of Medicine, Jikei University)
Journal article / other material Proc Natl Acad Sci USA , 111, 717-22 (2014)
Title of the paper Induction of amphyregulin by p53 promotes apoptosis via control of microRNA biogenesis in response to DNA damage
Journal article / other material Cancer Lett, 339, 214-25 (2013)
Title of the paper DYRK2 controls the epithelial-mesenchymal transition in breast cancer by degrading Snail
Title of the research project Explorative study on lysine demethylase inhibitors by rational drug design
Recipient (Institution) Takayoshi Suzuki (Department of Chemistry, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine)
Journal article / other material J Med Chem, 56, 7222-31 (2013)
Title of the paper Identification of the KDM2/7 histone lysine demethylase subfamily inhibitor and its antiproliferative activity
Journal article / other material Angew Chem Int Ed Engl, 52, 8620-4 (2013)
Title of the paper Lysine-specific demethylase 1-selective inactivators: protein-targeted drug delivery mechanism
Journal article / other material Comput Struct Biotechnol J, 9, e201402002 (2014)
Title of the paper Synthesis, LSD1 inhibitory activity, and LSD1 binding model of optically pure lysine-PCPA conjugates
Title of the research project Synthesis of anticancer anthracycline antibiotics having aza-spiro structure
Recipient (Institution) Mitsuru Kitamura (Graduate School of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology)
Journal article / other material Tetrahedron Lett, 55, 1653-6 (2014)
Title of the paper Synthetic study of kosinostatin aglycone: synthesis of BCDE rings using alkoxycarbonylmethylation of diazonaphtoquinone
Title of the research project Identification of cytidine deaminase activity for elucidating the molecular mechanism of plant organelle RNA editing
Recipient (Institution) Mamoru Sugita (Center for Gene Research, Nagoya University)
Journal article / other material Plant Cell Physiol, 54, 1907-16 (2013)
Title of the paper Two DYW subclass PPR proteins are involved in RNA editing of ccmFc and atp9 transcripts in the Moss Physcomitrella patens: first completes set of PPR editing factors in plant mitochondria
Title of the research project RAC1 inhibitor is an anti-tumor metastasis drug?
Recipient (Institution) Satoru Yokoyama (Institute of Natural Medicine, Toyama University)
Journal article / other material Cancer Sci, 105, 788-94 (2014)
Title of the paper RAC1 inhibition as a therapeutic target for gefitinib-resistant non-small-cell lung cancer
Title of the research project Molecular mechanism of Derlin family-mediated novel endoplasmic reticulum quality control system
Recipient (Institution) Hideki Nishitoh (Department of Medical Sciences, University of Miyazaki)
Journal article / other material Genes(Basel), 4, 306-33 (2013)
Title of the paper Signaling pathways from the endoplasmic reticulum and their roles in disease
Title of the research project Epigenetic regulation by nuclear pore complex in cancer progression.
Recipient (Institution) Richard Wong (Institute of Science and Engineering, Kanazawa University)
Journal article / other material Cell Cycle, 10, 1456-67 (2011)
Title of the paper RNA export factor RAE1 contributes to NUP98-HOXA9-mediated leukemogenesis
Title of the research project Elucidation of molecular functions of Imp3 in osteosarcoma progression, and development of novel anti-Imp3 targeted therapeutic approach
Recipient (Institution) Takatsune Shimizu (Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hoshi University)
Journal article / other material Cancer Res, 74, 6531-41 (2014)
Title of the paper IGF2 preserves osteosarcoma cell survival by creating an autophagic state of dormancy that protects cells against chemotherapeutic stress
Title of the research project Synthetic Studies on the virulent cell wall lipid of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Recipient (Institution) Seijiro Hosokawa (Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University)
Journal article / other material Org Lett, 16, 4106-9 (2014)
Title of the paper Stereoselective acylation of the E,E-vinylketene Silyl N,O-acetal and its application to the synthesis of khafrefungin
Title of the research project Development of an orange-colored bimolecular fluorescence complementation (BiFC) assay
Recipient (Institution) Yutaka Kodama (Center for Bioscience Research and Education, Utsunomiya University)
Journal article / other material The 12th Japan Prize in Agrecultural Sciences, Achievement Award for Young Scientists (The Foundation of Agrecultural Sciences of Japan)
Title of the paper Visualization of protein-protein interactions in living cells
FY2011 Grant Recipients
Title of the research project Molecular mechanism of self-renewal and proliferation of a hematopoietic cell due to HMGA2 expression
Recipient (Institution) Kazuhiko Ikeda (Department of Cardiology and Hematology, Fukushima Medical University)
Journal article / other material Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk, 14, e69-72 (2014)
Title of the paper Somatic 15q break after long-term stable disease in acute myeloid leukemia
Journal article / other material Br J Haematol, 168, 388-49 (2015)
Title of the paper Dysregulation of the MIRLET7/HMGA2 axis with methylation of the CDKN2A promoter in myeloproliferative neoplasms
Title of the research project The Role of transcription factor Iκβ-ζ in immunity homeostasis
Recipient (Institution) Takashi Maruyama (Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University)
Journal article / other material PLoS One, 9, e110838 (2014)
Title of the paper The nuclear IκB family protein IκBNS influences the susceptibility to experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis in a murine model
FY2007 Grant Recipients
Title of the research project Analysis of new zebrafish mutants that show the defects in gut epithelium formation.
Recipient (Institution) Yutaka Kikuchi (Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University)
Journal article / other material PLoS One, 7, e33675 (2012)
Title of the paper DEAD-box protein Ddx46 is required for the development of the digestive organs and brain in zebrafish