Integrative understanding of biological phenomena with temperature as a key theme(Thermal Biology)





  • Sohn J, Okamoto S, Kataoka N, Kaneko T, Nakamura K, *Hioki H.
    Differential inputs to the perisomatic and distal-dendritic compartments of VIP-positive neurons in layer 2/3 of the mouse barrel cortex.
    Front Neuroanat. 10:124, 2016
  • Yamashita SI, Jin X, Furukawa K, Hamasaki M, Nezu A, Otera H, Saigusa T, Yoshimori T, Sakai Y, Mihara K, *Kanki T.
    Mitochondrial division occurs concurrently with autophagosome formation but independently of Drp1 during mitophagy.
    J. Cell Biol. 215(5):649-665, 2016
  • *Nishiyama KI, Tokuda H.
    Novel translocation intermediate allows re-evaluation of roles of ATP, proton motive force and SecG at the late stage of preprotein translocation.
    Genes Cells 21(12):1353-1364, 2016
  • Kaneko T, Kaneda K, Ohno A, Takahashi D, Hara T, Amano T, Ide S, Yoshioka M, *Minami M.
    Activation of adenylate cyclase-cyclic AMP-protein kinase A signaling by corticotropin-releasing factor within the dorsolateral bed nucleus of the stria terminalis is involved in pain-induced aversion.
    Eur. J. Neurosci. 44(11):2914-2924, 2016
  • #Okahata M, #*Ohta A, Mizutani H, Minakuchi Y, Toyoda A, *Kuhara A.
    Natural variations of cold tolerance and temperature acclimation in Caenorhabditis elegans.
    J. Comp. Physiol. B 186(8):985-998. 2016
  • Miyake T, Nakamura S, Zhao M, So K, Inoue K, Numata T, Takahashi N, Shirakawa H, Mori Y, *Nakagawa T, Kaneko S.
    Cold sensitivity of TRPA1 is unveiled by the prolyl hydroxylation blockade-induced sensitization to ROS.
    Nat. Commun. 7:12840, 2016
  • Sun W, *Uchida K, Takahashi N, Iwata Y, Wakabayashi S, Goto T, Kawada T, *Tominaga M.
    Activation of TRPV2 negatively regulates the differentiation of mouse brown adipocytes
    Pflugers Arch. 468(9):1527-1540, 2016
  • Ujisawa T, *Ohta A, Uda-Yagi M, *Kuhara A.
    Diverse Regulation of Temperature Sensation by Trimeric G-Protein Signaling in Caenorhabditis elegans.
    PLoS One 11(10):e0165518, 2016
  • *Shimokawa N, Himeno H, Hamada T, Takagi M, Komura S, Andelman D.
    Phase Diagrams and Ordering in Charged Membranes: Binary Mixtures of Charged and Neutral Lipids.
    J. Phys. Chem. B 120(26):6358-6367, 2016
    PMID: 27141936
  • Sonoda S, *Ohta A, Maruo A, Ujisawa T, *Kuhara A.
    Sperm affects head sensory neuron in temperature tolerance of Caenorhabditis elegans
    Cell Rep. 16(1):56-65, 2016
  • *Saito S, Ohkita M, Saito CT, Takahashi K, Tominaga M, *Ohta T.
    Evolution of Heat Sensors Drove Shifts in Thermosensation between Xenopus Species Adapted to Different Thermal Niches
    J. Biol. Chem. 291(21):11446-11459, 2016
  • Takaishi M, Uchida K, Suzuki Y, Matsui H, Shimada T, *Fujita F, *Tominaga M.
    Reciprocal effects of capsaicin and menthol on thermosensation through regulated activities of TRPV1 and TRPM8.
    J. Physiol. Sci. 66(2):143-155, 2016
  • Chiba Y, *Yamada T, Tsukita S, Takahashi K, Munakata Y, Shirai Y, Kodama S, Asai Y, Sugisawa T, Uno K, Sawada S, Imai J, Nakamura K, Katagiri H,
    Dapagliflozin, a Sodium-Glucose Co-Transporter 2 Inhibitor, Acutely Reduces Energy Expenditure in BAT via Neural Signals in Mice.
    PLoS One 11(3):e0150756, 2016
  • Sun W, *Uchida K, Suzuki Y, Zhou Y, Kim M, Takayama Y, Takahashi N, Goto T, Wakabayashi S, Kawada T, Iwata Y, *Tominaga M.
    Lack of TRPV2 impairs thermogenesis in mouse brown adipose tissue.
    EMBO Rep. 17(3):383-399, 2016
  • *Uchida K, Demirkhanyan L, Asuthkar S, Cohen A, Tominaga M, *Zakharian E.
    Stimulation dependent gating of TRPM3 channel in a planar lipid bilayer.
    FASEB J. 30(3):1306-1316, 2016
  • Himeno H, Ito H, Higuchi Y, Hamada T, *Shimokawa N, Takagi M.
    Coupling between pore formation and phase separation in charged lipid membranes.
    Phys. Rev. E 92(6):062713, 2015
  • *Shibasaki K, Sugio S, Takao K, Yamanaka A, Miyakawa T, Tominaga M, Ishizaki Y.
    TRPV4 activation at the physiological temperature is a critical determinant of neuronal excitability and behavior.
    Pflugers Arch. 467(12):2495-2507, 2015
  • Sugahara K, Shimokawa N, *Takagi M.
    Destabilization of Phase-separated Structures in Local Anesthetic-containing Model Biomembranes.
    Chem. Lett. 44:1604-1606, 2015
  • Shimokawa N, Nagata M, *Takagi M.
    Physical properties of the hybrid lipid POPC on micrometer-sized domains in mixed lipid membranes.
    Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17:20882-20888, 2015