School of Education

  • Japan

Research Output

2012

7α-Hydroxypregnenolone, a new key regulator of amphibian locomotion: Discovery, progress and prospect

Tsutsui, K., Haraguchi, S., Matsunaga, M., Koyama, T., Do Rego, J. L. & Vaudry, H., 2012 May 1, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 176, 3, p. 440-447 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Acute stress increases the synthesis of 7α-hydroxypregnenolone, a new key neurosteroid stimulating locomotor activity, through corticosterone action in newts

Haraguchi, S., Koyama, T., Hasunuma, I., Okuyama, S. I., Ubuka, T., Kikuyama, S., Do Rego, J. L., Vaudry, H. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 Feb, In : Endocrinology. 153, 2, p. 794-805 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

A designed curved DNA sequence remarkably enhances transgene expression from plasmid DNA in mouse liver

Fukunaga, S., Kanda, G., Tanase, J., Harashima, H., Ohyama, T. & Kamiya, H., 2012 Aug, In : Gene Therapy. 19, 8, p. 828-835 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

A new basal porpoise, Pterophocaena nishinoi (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Delphinoidea), from the upper Miocene of Japan and its phylogenetic relationships

Murakami, M., Shimada, C., Hikida, Y. & Hirano, H., 2012 Sep 1, In : Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 32, 5, p. 1157-1171 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

An incorporation of cadmium selenide at organophillic surface of clay mineral

Ontam, A., Khaorapapong, N. & Ogawa, M., 2012 Oct 5, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 411, p. 27-33 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Calcium-induced mechanical change in the neck domain alters the activity of plant myosin XI

Tominaga, M., Kojima, H., Yokota, E., Nakamori, R., Anson, M., Shimmen, T. & Oiwa, K., 2012 Aug 31, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287, 36, p. 30711-30718 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Calculation of false-detection rate for Nasu interferometric sky survey

Aoki, T., Tanaka, T., Niinuma, K., Asuma, K., Kida, S., Nakamizo, T., Furukawa, N., Ikouga, J., Odai, K., Yamada, Y., Hiruma, R., Endo, T., Konishi, K., Tsuda, T. & Daishido, T., 2012 Apr, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. 124, 914, p. 371-379 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Control of circadian activity of birds by the interaction of melatonin with 7α-hydroxypregnenolone, a newly discovered neurosteroid stimulating locomotion

Tsutsui, K., Haraguchi, S., Inoue, K., Miyabara, H., Suzuki, S. & Ubuka, T., 2012 Aug, In : Journal of Ornithology. 153, SUPPL. 1, p. 235-243 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Developing WikiBOK: A Wiki-based BOK formulation-aid system

Masunaga, Y., Chiba, M., Fukuda, N., Ishida, H., Ito, K., Ito, M., Masamura, T., Nagata, H., Shimizu, Y., Shoji, Y., Takahashi, T. & Yabuki, T., 2012 Sep 6, Recent Progress in Data Engineering and Internet Technology. VOL. 2 ed. p. 333-341 9 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 157 LNEE, no. VOL. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Developmental changes in the mammalian gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone (GnIH) ortholog RFamide-related peptide (RFRP) and its cognate receptor GPR147 in the rat hypothalamus

Iwasa, T., Matsuzaki, T., Murakami, M., Kinouchi, R., Osugi, T., Gereltsetseg, G., Yoshida, S., Irahara, M. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 Feb, In : International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience. 30, 1, p. 31-37 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Disrupted organization of RFamide pathways in the hypothalamus is associated with advanced puberty in female rats neonatally exposed to bisphenol A

Losa-Ward, S. M., Todd, K. L., McCaffrey, K. A., Tsutsui, K. & Patisaul, H. B., 2012 Aug 1, In : Biology of Reproduction. 87, 2, Article 28.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of environmental factors upon variation in soil respiration of a Zoysia japonica grassland, central Japan

Inoue, T. & Koizumi, H., 2012 Mar, In : Ecological Research. 27, 2, p. 445-452 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of lamprey PQRFamide peptides on brain gonadotropin-releasing hormone concentrations and pituitary gonadotropin-β mRNA expression

Daukss, D., Gazda, K., Kosugi, T., Osugi, T., Tsutsui, K. & Sower, S. A., 2012 Jun 1, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 177, 2, p. 215-219 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Estradiol promotes purkinje dendritic growth, spinogenesis, and synaptogenesis during neonatal life by inducing the expression of BDNF

Haraguchi, S., Sasahara, K., Shikimi, H., Honda, S. I., Harada, N. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 Jun, In : Cerebellum. 11, 2, p. 416-417 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)

Evolutionary origin of the structure and function of gonadotropin- inhibitory hormone: Insights from lampreys

Osugi, T., Daukss, D., Gazda, K., Ubuka, T., Kosugi, T., Nozaki, M., Sower, S. A. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 May, In : Endocrinology. 153, 5, p. 2362-2374 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Citations (Scopus)

Fibronectin binding is required for acquisition of mesenchymal/endothelial differentiation potential in human circulating monocytes

Seta, N., Okazaki, Y., Izumi, K., Miyazaki, H., Kato, T. & Kuwana, M., 2012 Dec 3, In : Clinical and Developmental Immunology. 2012, 820827.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone (GnIH): Discovery, progress and prospect

Tsutsui, K., Ubuka, T., Bentley, G. E. & Kriegsfeld, L. J., 2012 Jul 1, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 177, 3, p. 305-314 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

117 Citations (Scopus)

Gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone (GnIH), GnIH receptor and cell signaling

Ubuka, T., Son, Y. L., Bentley, G. E., Millar, R. P. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 Jun 5, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 190, p. 10-17 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Citations (Scopus)

Gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone action in the brain and pituitary

Ubuka, T., Son, Y. L., Tobari, Y. & Tsutsui, K., 2012, In : Frontiers in Endocrinology. 3, NOV, Article 148.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone inhibits gnrh-induced gonadotropin subunit gene transcriptions by inhibiting AC/cAMP/PKA-dependent ERK pathway in LβT2 Cells

Son, Y. L., Ubuka, T., Millar, R. P., Kanasaki, H. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 May, In : Endocrinology. 153, 5, p. 2332-2343 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatic confinement of newly produced erythrocytes caused by low-temperature exposure in Xenopus laevis

Maekawa, S., Iemura, H., Kuramochi, Y., Nogawa-Kosaka, N., Nishikawa, H., Okui, T., Aizawa, Y. & Kato, T., 2012 Sep 1, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 215, 17, p. 3087-3095 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Hypothalamic gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone precursor mRNA is increased during depressed food intake in heat-exposed chicks

Chowdhury, V. S., Tomonaga, S., Nishimura, S., Tabata, S., Cockrem, J. F., Tsutsui, K. & Furuse, M., 2012 Jul, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - A Molecular and Integrative Physiology. 162, 3, p. 227-233 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Identification, expression, and physiological functions of Siberian hamster gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone

Ubuka, T., Inoue, K., Fukuda, Y., Mizuno, T., Ukena, K., Kriegsfeld, L. J. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 Jan, In : Endocrinology. 153, 1, p. 373-385 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

191 Citations (Scopus)

Identification, localization and function of a novel neuropeptide, 26RFa, and its cognate receptor, GPR103, in the avian hypothalamus

Ukena, K., Tachibana, T., Tobari, Y., Leprince, J., Vaudry, H. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 Jun 5, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 190, p. 42-46 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of overtime regulations on wages and work hours

Kuroda, S. & Yamamoto, I., 2012 Jun 1, In : Journal of The Japanese and International Economies. 26, 2, p. 249-262 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Integrated estimates of the thickness of the fault damage zone in granitic terrain based on penetrative mesocracks and XRD analyses of quartz

Takagi, H., Takahashi, K., Shimada, K., Tsutsui, K., Miura, R., Kato, N. & Takizawa, S., 2012 Feb 1, In : Journal of Structural Geology. 35, p. 64-77 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction: Varieties of capitalism, types of democracy, and globalization

Callaghan, H. & Ido, M., 2012 Jan 1, Varieties of Capitalism Types of Democracy and Globalization. Taylor and Francis, p. 3-16 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Involvement of the neurosteroid 7α-hydroxypregnenolone in the courtship behavior of the male newt Cynops pyrrhogaster

Toyoda, F., Hasunuma, I., Nakada, T., Haraguchi, S., Tsutsui, K. & Kikuyama, S., 2012 Sep, In : Hormones and Behavior. 62, 4, p. 375-380 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Limited latitudinal mantle plume motion for the Louisville hotspot

Koppers, A. A. P., Yamazaki, T., Geldmacher, J., Gee, J. S., Pressling, N., Hoshi, H., Anderson, L., Beier, C., Buchs, D. M., Chen, L. H., Cohen, B. E., Deschamps, F., Dorais, M. J., Ebuna, D., Ehmann, S., Fitton, J. G., Fulton, P. M., Ganbat, E., Hamelin, C., Hanyu, T. & 10 others, Kalnins, L., Kell, J., MacHida, S., Mahoney, J. J., Moriya, K., Nichols, A. R. L., Rausch, S., Sano, S. I., Sylvan, J. B. & Williams, R., 2012 Dec 1, In : Nature Geoscience. 5, 12, p. 911-917 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Citations (Scopus)
64 Citations (Scopus)

Method for finding variable radio sources in drift-scan interferometric data from the Nasu observatory

Tanaka, T., Nakamizo, T., Aoki, T., Kida, S., Asuma, K., Imai, A., Furukawa, N., Hiruma, R., Matsumura, N., Takefuji, K., Niinuma, K. & Daishido, T., 2012 Jun, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. 124, 916, p. 616-623 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Micromanaging iron homeostasis: Hypoxia-inducible micro-RNA-210 suppresses iron homeostasis-related proteins

Yoshioka, Y., Kosaka, N., Ochiya, T. & Kato, T., 2012 Oct 5, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287, 41, p. 34110-34119 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular computing machineries-computing models and wet implementations

Hagiya, M., Kobayashi, S., Komiya, K., Tanaka, F. & Yokomori, T., 2012 Jan 1, Handbook of Natural Computing. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol. 3-4. p. 1130-1184 55 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Mollusc gonadotropin-releasing hormone directly regulates gonadal functions: A primitive endocrine system controlling reproduction

Treen, N., Itoh, N., Miura, H., Kikuchi, I., Ueda, T., Takahashi, K. G., Ubuka, T., Yamamoto, K., Sharp, P. J., Tsutsui, K. & Osada, M., 2012 Apr 1, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 176, 2, p. 167-172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Multiplicity of a space over another space

Taniyama, K., 2012 Oct 5, In : Journal of the Mathematical Society of Japan. 64, 3, p. 823-849 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Neurosteroid biosynthesis and action during cerebellar development

Tsutsui, K., 2012 Jun, In : Cerebellum. 11, 2, p. 414-415 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Novel use of burrow casting as a research tool in deep-sea ecology

Seike, K., Jenkins, R. G., Watanabe, H., Nomaki, H. & Sato, K., 2012 Aug 23, In : Biology Letters. 8, 4, p. 648-651 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
22 Citations (Scopus)

Nuclear localization of reporter genes activated by curved DNA

Udagawa, K., Kimura, H., Tanabe, H. & Ohyama, T., 2012 Apr 1, In : Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 113, 4, p. 431-437 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

On the cd-index and γ-vector of S*-shellable CW-spheres

Murai, S. & Nevo, E., 2012 Aug, In : Mathematische Zeitschrift. 271, 3-4, p. 1309-1319 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

On the properties of language classes defined by bounded reaction automata

Okubo, F., Kobayashi, S. & Yokomori, T., 2012 Oct 5, In : Theoretical Computer Science. 454, p. 206-221 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Paleogene newfoundland sediment drifts

Norris, R. D., Wilson, P. A., Blum, P., Fehr, A., Agnini, C., Bornemann, A., Boulila, S., Bown, P. R., Cournede, C., Friedrich, O., Kumar Ghosh, A., Hollis, C. J., Hull, P. M., Jo, K., Junium, C. K., Kaneko, M., Liebrand, D., Lippert, P. C., Liu, Z., Matsui, H. & 41 others, Moriya, K., Nishi, H., Opdyke, B. N., Penman, D., Romans, B., Scher, H. D., Sexton, P., Takagi, H., Kirtland Turner, S., Whiteside, J. H., Yamaguchi, T., Yamamoto, Y., Scully, C., Brinkhuis, D. F., Flemings, P. B., Iturrino, G. J., Meissner, E., Pettigrew, T. L., Polito, P. J., Aduddell, R., Barnes, H., Beck, J., Bertoli, M., Bloxom, T., Cannon, M., Claassen, E., Cobine, T., Davis, R., Fulton, T., Gustafson, T., Herrmann, S., Meiring, M., Midgley, S., Moortgat, E., Morgan, A., Peng, C., Prinz, S., Swain, K., Vasilyeva, Y., Weymer, B. & James Zhao, H., 2012 Oct 1, In : Integrated Ocean Drilling Program: Preliminary Reports. 342, p. 1-263 263 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Participation of Gs-proteins in the action of relaxin-like gonad-stimulating substance (GSS) for 1-methyladenine production in starfish ovarian follicle cells

Mita, M., Yamamoto, K., Nakamura, M., Takeshige, Y., Watanabe, M. & Nagahama, Y., 2012 May 1, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 176, 3, p. 432-437 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Party system change and the transformation of the varieties of capitalism

Ido, M., 2012 Jan 1, Varieties of Capitalism Types of Democracy and Globalization. Taylor and Francis, p. 55-79 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Possible role of pineal allopregnanolone in Purkinje cell survival

Haraguchi, S., Hara, S., Ubuka, T., Mita, M. & Tsutsui, K., 2012 Dec 18, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 51, p. 21110-21115 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Reaction automata

Okubo, F., Kobayashi, S. & Yokomori, T., 2012 Apr 20, In : Theoretical Computer Science. 429, p. 247-257 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Regulation of neurosteroid biosynthesis by neurotransmitters and neuropeptides

Rego, J. L. D., Seong, J. Y., Burel, D., Leprince, J., Vaudry, D., Luu-The, V., Tonon, M. C., Tsutsui, K., Pelletier, G. & Vaudry, H., 2012, In : Frontiers in Endocrinology. 3, JAN, Article 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Research topic: Neurosteroids

Vaudry, H. & Tsutsui, K., 2012, In : Frontiers in Endocrinology. 3, OCT, Article 126.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Resveratrol promotes expression of SIRT1 and StAR in rat ovarian granulosa cells: An implicative role of SIRT1 in the ovary

Morita, Y., Wada-Hiraike, O., Yano, T., Shirane, A., Hirano, M., Hiraike, H., Koyama, S., Oishi, H., Yoshino, O., Miyamoto, Y., Sone, K., Oda, K., Nakagawa, S., Tsutsui, K. & Taketani, Y., 2012 Feb 23, In : Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology. 10, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Citations (Scopus)

RNA interference of gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone gene induces arousal in songbirds

Ubuka, T., Mukai, M., Wolfe, J., Beverly, R., Clegg, S., Wang, A., Hsia, S., Li, M., Krause, J. S., Mizuno, T., Fukuda, Y., Tsutsui, K., Bentley, G. E. & Wingfield, J. C., 2012 Jan 18, In : PLoS One. 7, 1, e30202.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonal variability of soil respiration in multiple ecosystems under the same physical-geographical environmental conditions in central Japan

Inoue, T., Nagai, S., Inoue, S., Ozaki, M., Sakai, S., Muraoka, H. & Koizumi, H., 2012, In : Forest Science and Technology. 8, 2, p. 52-60 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)