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1983 …2019

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2008

Promotion of metal accumulation in nodule on Astragalus sinicus by the expression of the iron-regulated transpoter gene in Mesorhizobium huakuii subsp. rengei B3

Ike, A., Sriprang, R., Ono, H., Murooka, Y. & Yamashita, M., 2008 Jun 1, In : J. Biosci. Bioeng.. 105, p. 642-648

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Traditional healthful fermented products of Japan

Murooka, Y. & Yamashita, M., 2008 Aug 1, In : J. Ind. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 35, p. 791-798

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Bacillus selenatarsenatis sp. nov., a selenate- and arsenate-reducing bacterium isolated from an effluent drain of a glass-manufacturing plant

Yamamura, S., Yamashita, M., Fujimoto, N., Kuroda, M., Kashiwa, M., Sei, K., Fujita, M. & Ike, M., 2007 Jan 1, In : Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol..

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Bacillus selenatarsenatis sp. nov., a selenate- and arsenate-reducing bacterium isolated from the effluent drain of a glass-manufacturing plant

Yamamura, S., Yamashita, M., Fujimoto, N., Kuroda, M., Kashiwa, M., Sei, K., Fujita, M. & Ike, M., 2007 May 1, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 57, 5, p. 1060-1064 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Bioremediation of cadmium contaminated soil using symbiosis between leguminous plant and recombinant rhizobia with the MTL4 and the PCS genes

Ike, A., Sriprang, R., Ono, H., Murooka, Y. & Yamashita, M., 2007 Jan, In : Chemosphere. 66, 9, p. 1670-1676 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

90 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Construction of an additional metal-binding site in human metallothionein-2

Toyama, M., Sasaki, M., Hirayama, N., Murooka, Y. & Yamashita, M., 2006 Apr 1, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 101, 4, p. 354-360 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Creation of an additional metal-binding site in human metallothionein-2

Toyama, T., M., M., Sasaki, S., Hirayama, H., N., N., Murooka, M., Y., Y. & Yamashita, Y., 2006 Jan 1, In : J. Biosci. Bioeng..

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

ACETIC ACID BACTERIA IN TRADITIONAL JAPANESE RICE VINEGARS

Murooka, Y., Yamashita, M., Taniguchi, M., N, K., a, A. & Ujike, S., 2005 May 12, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

APeg3, a novel paternally expressed gene 3 antisense RNA transcript specifically expressed in vasopressinergic magnocellular neurons in the rat supraoptic nucleus

Glasgow, E., Ryu, S. L., Yamashita, M., Zhang, B. J., Mutsuga, N. & Gainer, H., 2005 Jun 13, In : Molecular Brain Research. 137, 1-2, p. 143-151 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

BIOREMEDIATION FOR HEAVY METALS THROUGH SYSBIOSIS BETWEEN LEGUMINOUS PLANTS AND RHIZOBIA

Murooka, Y., Ike, Y. M., Sriprang, R., Yamashita, M., AkikoIke, A. I. & Sriprang, U., 2005 Dec 2, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

EGFP-tagged vasopressin precursor protein sorting into large dense core vesicles and secretion from PC12 cells

Zhang, B. J., Yamashita, M., Fields, R., Kusano, K. & Gainer, H., 2005 Jun, In : Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology. 25, 3-4, p. 581-605 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Production of tetrapyrrole compounds and vitamin B12 using genetically engineering of Propionibacterium freudenreichii. An overview

Murooka, Y., Piao, Y., Kiatpapan, P. & Yamashita, M., 2005 Jan, In : Lait. 85, 1-2, p. 9-22 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Effect of the Expression of the hemA and hemB Genes on the Production of Porphyrin in Propionibacterium freudenreichii

Piao, Y., Kiatpapan, P., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2004 Jan 1, In : Appl. Enviroment. Microbiol..

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effects of expression of hemA and hemB genes on production of porphyrin in Propionibacterium freudenreichii

Piao, Y., Kiatpapan, P., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2004 Dec, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70, 12, p. 7561-7566 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular analysis of promoter elements from Propionibacterium freudenreichii

Piao, Y., Kawaraichi, N., Asegawa, R., Kiatpapan, P., Ono, H., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2004 Jan 1, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 97, 5, p. 310-316 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

11 Citations (Scopus)

Production of vitamin B12 in genetically engineered Propionibacterium freudenreichii

Piao, Y., Yamashita, M., Kawaraichi, N., Asegawa, R., Ono, H. & Murooka, Y., 2004 Sep, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 98, 3, p. 167-173 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)

Production of Vitamin B12 in Genetically Engineered Propionibacterium freudenreichii

Piao, Y., Yamashita, M., Kawaraichi, N., Asegawa, R. & Murooka, H. O., 2004 Jan 1, In : J. Biosci. Bioeng..

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Production of 5-aminolevulinic acid and vitamin B12 using metabolic engineering of Propionibacterium freudenreichii

Kiatpapan, P., Karnamnuoy, N., Jonserijit, B., Piao, Y-Z., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2003 Jan 1, In : ACS symposium series 862. p. 221-232

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

Alteration of substrate specificity of cholesterol oxidase from Streptomyces sp. by site-directed mutagenesis

Toyama, M., Yamashita, M., Yoneda, M., Zaborowski, A., Nagato, M., Ono, H., Hirayama, N. & Murooka, Y., 2002, In : Protein Engineering. 15, 6, p. 477-483 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 Citations (Scopus)

A novel bioremediation system for heavy metals using the symbiosis between leguminous plant and genetically engineered rhizobia

Sriprang, R., Hayashi, M., Yamashita, M., Ono, H., Saeki, K. & Murooka, Y., 2002 Nov 13, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 99, 3, p. 279-293 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Citations (Scopus)

Bacterium-based heavy metal biosorbents: Enhanced uptake of cadmium by E. coli Expressing a metallothionein fused to β-galactosidase

Yoshida, N., Kato, T., Yoshida, T., Ogawa, K., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2002, In : BioTechniques. 32, 3, p. 551-558 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 Citations (Scopus)

Development of xylitol oxidase-based flow injection analysis for monitoring of xylitol concentrations

Rhee, J. I., Yamashita, M. & Scheper, T., 2002 Apr 8, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 456, 2, p. 293-301 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Escherichia coli cells penetrated by chrysotile fibers are transformed to antibiotic resistance by incorporation of exogenous plasmid DNA

Yoshida, N., Kodama, K., Nakata, K., Yamashita, M. & Miwa, T., 2002 Dec, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 60, 4, p. 461-468 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of cell-specific messenger ribonucleic acids in oxytocinergic and vasopressinergic magnocellular neurons in rat supraoptic nucleus by single-cell differential hybridization

Yamashita, M., Glasgow, E., Zhang, B. J., Kusano, K. & Gainer, H., 2002 Nov 1, In : Endocrinology. 143, 11, p. 4464-4476 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Interactions of arsenic with human metallothionein-2

Toyama, T., M., M., Yamashita, Y., M, M., Hirayama, H., N., N., Murooka, M. & Y., Y., 2002 Jan 1, In : J. Biochem..

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Interactions of arsenic with human metallothionein-2

Toyama, M., Yamashita, M., Hirayama, N. & Murooka, Y., 2002 Aug, In : Journal of biochemistry. 132, 2, p. 217-221 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

The magnocellular neuronal phenotype: Cell-specific gene expression in the hypothalamo-neurohypophysial system

Gainer, H., Yamashita, M., Fields, R. L., House, S. B. & Rusnak, M., 2002 Jan 1, In : Progress in Brain Research. 139, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Toward elucidating the full spectrum of mite allergens - State of the art

Kawamoto, S., Aki, T., Yamashita, M., Tategaki, A., Fujimura, T., Tsuboi, S., Katsutani, T., Suzuki, O., Shigeta, S., Murooka, Y. & Ono, K., 2002 Jan 1, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 94, 4, p. 285-298 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

27 Citations (Scopus)
2001

An efficient gene expression system in propionibacteria and its use in production of 5-aminolevulinic acid (ALA).

Kiatpapan, P., Kawaraichi, N., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2001 Jul 1, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Engineered Streptomyces cholesterol oxidase and its application

Murooka, Y., Toyama, M., Yamashita, M. & Hirayama, N., 2001 Nov 1, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of the engineered metallothionein gene in nodules of Astragalus sinicus with promoters from the symbiotic plasmid

Sriprang, R., Hayashi, M., Yamashita, M., Ono, H. & Murooka, Y., 2001 Nov 10, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic and protein engineering of diagnostic enzymes, cholesterol oxidase and xylitol oxidase

Murooka, Y. & Yamashita, M., 2001 Jan 1, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 91, 5, p. 433-441 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

10 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic design of stable metal-binding biomolecules, oligomeric metallothioneins

Murooka, Y., Toyama, M., Hong, S. H., Gohya, M., Ono, H., Yamashita, M. & Hirayama, N., 2001, In : Biocatalysis and Biotransformation. 19, 5-6, p. 399-412 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
21 Citations (Scopus)
16 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular design of oligomeric metallothionein and its use in bioremediation for soils polluted with heavy metals

Murooka, Y., Toyama, M., Hayashi, M. & Yamashita, M., 2001 Jul 1, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

Bioremidiation system for heavy metals using leguminous plant and Rhizobia symbiosis

Rutchadaporn, S., Yano, K., Hayashi, M., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2000 Aug 3, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterization of pRGO1, a plasmid from Propionibacterium acidipropionici, and its use for development of a host-vector system in propionibacteria

Kiatpapan, P., Hashimoto, Y., Nakamura, H., Piao, Y. Z., Ono, H., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2000, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 66, 11, p. 4688-4695 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Improvement of a diagnostic enzyme, Streptomyces cholesterol oxidase, by site-directed mutagenesis

Yamashita, M., Toyama, M., Aoike, M., Yoneda, M., Zaborowski, A., Ono, H. & Murooka, Y., 2000 Nov 1, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isolation, characterization, and molecular cloning of a thermostable xylitol oxidase from Streptomyces sp. IKD472

Yamashita, M., Omura, H., Okamoto, E., Furuya, Y., Yabuuchi, M., Fukahi, K. & Murooka, Y., 2000, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 89, 4, p. 350-360 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular design of novel metal-binding oligomeric human metallothioneins

Hong, S. H., Gohya, M., Ono, H., Murakami, H., Yamashita, M., Hirayama, N. & Murooka, Y., 2000, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 54, 1, p. 84-89 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Site directed mutagenesis the cholesterol oxidase gene from Streptomyces

Zaborowski, A., Toyama, M., Yamashita, M. & Murooka, Y., 2000 Aug 3, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1999

Cell-specific gene expression In magnocellular Oxytocin and Vasopressin neurons In Rat Hypothalamus: A differential Hybridization Screening Strategy

Yamashita, Y., M., M., Zhang, Z., B., B., Glasgow, G., E., E., Kusano, K., K., K., Gainer, G. & H., H., 1999 Oct 28, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Differential gene expression in magnocellular Oxytocin and Vasopressin neurons in Rat Hypothalamus

Yamashita, Y., M., M., Glasgow, G., E., E., Kusano, K., K., K., Zhang, Z., B., B. & H., G., 1999 Apr 17, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protein engineering of a multi-functional enzyme, cholesteroloxidase

Murooka, Y., Nishiya, Y., Yamashita, M. & Hirayama, N., 1999 Jun 1, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sorting and Packaging of Vasopressin-Neurophysin-EGFP Fusion Proteins Into large dense core vesicles (LDCVs) In PC12 cells

Zhang, Z., B., B., Yamashita, Y., M., M., Fields, F., R., R., Kusano, K., K., K., Tao-Cheng, T-C., J.-H., J-H., Gainer, G. & H., H., 1999 Oct 28, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Studies on the improvement of functions of useful proteins

Yamashita, M., 1999 Jan 1, In : Seibutsu-kogaku Kaishi. 77, 8, p. 345-357 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998

Analysis of differential gene expression in magnocellular Oxytocin and Vasopressin neurons.

Glasgow, G., E., E., Yamashita, Y., M., M., Kusano, K., K., K., Chin, C., H., H. & Gainer, G., 1998 Nov 7, In : Default journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle