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Pulication list of Dr. Takashi Kiuchi

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Original papers

  1. Susumu Katsuma*, Munetaka Kawamoto*, Keisuke Shoji*, Takahiro Aizawa*, Takashi Kiuchi, Natsuko Izumi, Moe Ogawa, Takaaki Mashiko, Hideki Kawasaki, Sumio Sugano, Yukihide Tomari, Yutaka Suzuki, and Masashi Iwanaga. Transcriptome profiling reveals infection strategy of an insect maculavirus. DNA Research, 2018, accepted. (*These authors contributed equally to this work.)
  2. Haokun Zhang, Takashi Kiuchi, Chikara Hirayama, Susumu Katsuma, and Toru Shimada. Bombyx ortholog of the Drosophila eye color gene brown controls riboflavin transport in Malpighian tubules. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2018 Jan, 92: 65-72. DOI:10.1016/j.ibmb.2017.11.012
  3. Haokun Zhang, Takashi Kiuchi, Lingyan Wang, Munetaka Kawamoto, Yutaka Suzuki, Sumio Sugano, Yutaka Banno, Susumu Katsuma, Toru Shimada. Bm-muted, orthologous to mouse muted and encoding a subunit of the BLOC-1 complex, is responsible for the otm translucent mutation of the silkworm Bombyx mori. Gene, 2017 September 20, 629, 92-100. DOI:10.1016/j.gene.2017.07.071
  4. Susumu Katsuma, Yudai Sugano, Takashi Kiuchi, and Toru Shimada. Two Conserved Cysteine Residues Are Required for the Masculinizing Activity of the Silkworm Masc Protein. Journal of biological chemistry, 2015 Oct 23, 290(43), 26114–26124. DOI:10.1074/jbc.M115.685362
  5. Jung Lee, Takashi Kiuchi, Munetaka Kawamoto, Toru Shimada, and Susumu Katsuma. Identification and functional analysis of a Masculinizer orthologue in Trilocha varians (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae). Insect Molecular Biology, 2015 Oct, 24(5), 561-9. DOI:10.1111/imb.12181
  6. Takahiro Fukui*, Munetaka Kawamoto*, Keisuke Shoji*, Takashi Kiuchi*, Sumio Sugano, Toru Shimada, Yutaka Suzuki, and Susumu Katsuma. The Endosymbiotic Bacterium Wolbachia Selectively Kills Male Hosts by Targeting the Masculinizing Gene. PLoS Pathogens, 2015 July 14, 11, e1005048. DOI:10.1371/journal.ppat.1005048 (*These authors contributed equally to this work.)
  7. Huabing Wang, Takashi Kiuchi, Susumu Katsuma, and Toru Shimada. A novel sucrose hydrolase from the bombycoid silkworms Bombyx mori, Trilocha varians, and Samia cynthia ricini with a substrate specificity for sucrose. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2015, 61, 46-52.
  8. Munetaka Kawamoto, Hikaru Koga, Takashi Kiuchi, Keisuke Shoji, Sumio Sugano, Toru Shimada, Yutaka Suzuki, and Susumu Katsuma. Sexually biased transcripts at early embryonic stages of the silkworm depend on the sex chromosome constitution. Gene, 2015 (in press)
  9. Keisuke Shoji, Kahori Hara, Munetaka Kawamoto, Takashi Kiuchi, Shinpei Kawaoka, Sumio Sugano, Toru Shimada, Yutaka Suzuki, and Susumu Katsuma. Silkworm HP1a transcriptionally enhances highly expressed euchromatic genes via association with their transcription start sites. Nucleic Acids Research, 2014 Oct, 42(18):11462-71. DOI: 10.1093/nar/gku862
  10. Takashi Kiuchi, Hikaru Koga*, Munetaka Kawamoto*, Keisuke Shoji*, Hiroki Sakai, Yuji Arai, Genki Ishihara, Shinpei Kawaoka, Sumio Sugano, Toru Shimada, Yutaka Suzuki, Masataka G. Suzuki and Susumu Katsuma. A single female-specific piRNA is the primary determiner of sex in the silkworm. Nature, 2014 May 29, 509, 633-636. DOI:10.1038/nature13315 (*These authors contributed equally to this work.)
  11. Keisuke Shoji, Takashi Kiuchi, Kahori Hara, Munetaka Kawamoto, Shinpei Kawaoka, Shin-ichi Arimura, Nobuhiro Tsutsumi, Sumio Sugano, Yutaka Suzuki, Toru Shimada, and Susumu Katsuma (2013) Characterization of a novel chromodomain-containing gene from the silkworm, Bombyx mori. Gene, e, 527 (2): 649-654.
  12. Lingyan Wang, Takashi Kiuchi, Tsuguru Fujii, Takaaki Daimon, Muwang Li, Yutaka Banno, Shingo Kikuta, Takahiro Kikawada, Susumu Katsuma, and Toru Shimada (2013) Mutation of a novel ABC transporter gene is responsible for the failure to incorporate uric acid in the epidermis of ok mutants of the silkworm, Bombyx mori. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 43 (7) 562-571.
  13. Lingyan Wang, Takashi Kiuchi, Tsuguru Fujii, Takaaki Daimon, Muwang Li, Yutaka Banno, Susumu Katsuma, and Toru Shimada (2013) Reduced expression of the dysbindin-like gene in the Bombyx mori ov mutant exhibiting mottled translucency of the larval skin. Genome, 56(2) 101-108.
  14. Takanori Hori, Takashi Kiuchi, Toru Shimada, Masao Nagata, and Susumu Katsuma (2013) Silkworm plasmatocytes are more resistant than other hemocyte morphotypes to Bombyx mori nucleopolyhedrovirus infection. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 112 (1) 102-104.
  15. Shinpei Kawaoka*, Hiroshi Mitsutake*, Takashi Kiuchi, Maki Kobayashi, Mayu Yoshikawa, Yutaka Suzuki, Sumio Sugano, Toru Shimada, Jun Kobayashi, Yukihide Tomari, Susumu Katsuma (2011) A role for transcription from a piRNA cluster in de novo piRNA production. RNA ,18 (2) 265-273. (* These authors contributed equally to this work)
  16. Takashi Kiuchi, Yutaka Banno, Susumu Katsuma, Toru Shimada (2011) Mutations in an amino acid transporter gene are responsible for sex-linked translucent larval skin of the silkworm, Bombyx mori. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 41 (9) 680-687.
  17. Shingo Kikuta, Takashi Kiuchi, Fugaku Aoki, Masao Nagata (2009) Recovery of infective juveniles of the entomopathogenic nematode Steinernema carpocapsae via factors produced by insect cells and symbiotic bacteria. Nematology, 11 (4) 611-618.
  18. Shingo Kikuta, Takashi Kiuchi, Fugaku Aoki, Masao Nagata (2008) Development of an entomopathogenic nematode, Steinernema carpocapsae, in cultivated insect cells under axenic condition. Nematology, 10 (6) 845-851.
  19. Takashi Kiuchi, Fugaku Aoki, Masao Nagata (2008) Effects of high temperature on the hemocyte cell cycle in silkworm larvae. Journal of Insect Physiology, 54 (2) 454-461.
  20. Takashi Kiuchi, Fugaku Aoki, Masao Nagata (2007) High temperature causes arrest of cell cycle in G2 phase in BmN cells derived from the silkworm, Bombyx mori. Physiological Entomology, 32 (3) 212-218.
  21. Yasuhiro Shiba, Yasuko Yokoyama, Yoshiko Aono, Takashi Kiuchi, Jin Kusaka, Kouji Matsumoto, Hiroshi Hara (2004) Activation of the rcs signal transduction system is responsible for the thermosensitive growth defect of an Escherichia coli mutant lacking phosphatidylglycerol and cardiolipin. Journal of Bacteriology, 186 (19) 6526–6535.

Review articles:

  1. Susumu Katsuma, Takashi Kiuchi, Munetaka Kawamoto, Toshiaki Fujimoto, and Ken Sahara. Unique sex determination system in the silkworm, Bombyx mori:current status and beyond. Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Series B, Physical and Biological Sciences, 2018, accepted.
  2. Susumu Katsuma, Munetaka Kawamoto, and Takashi Kiuchi (2015) Guardian small RNAs and sex determination, RNA biology, 2014, 11:10, 1238-1242. DOI:10.1080/15476286.2014.996060
  3. Takaaki Daimon, Takashi Kiuchi, and Yoko Takasu (2014) Recent progress in genome engineering techniques in the silkworm, Bombyx mori. Development, Growth and Differentiation, 2014 Jan;56(1):14-25. DOI: 10.1111/dgd.12096