Publications

Gallbladder-derived surfactant protein D regulates gut commensal bacteria for maintaining intestinal homeostasis.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2017 Sep 6;114(38):10178-10183. Epub 2017 Sep 6.
Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan;

The innate immune receptor Dectin-2 mediates the phagocytosis of cancer cells by Kupffer cells for the suppression of liver metastasis.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016 Dec 21;113(49):14097-14102. Epub 2016 Nov 21.
Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan;

PGE2 induced in and released by dying cells functions as an inhibitory DAMP.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016 Apr 21;113(14):3844-9. Epub 2016 Mar 21.
Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Komaba 4-6-1, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan; Max Planck-The University of Tokyo Center for Integrative Inflammology, Komaba 4-6-1, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan;

Requirement of full TCR repertoire for regulatory T cells to maintain intestinal homeostasis.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2015 Oct 29;112(41):12770-5. Epub 2015 Sep 29.
Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan; Department of Immunology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-033, Japan; Max Planck-The University of Tokyo Center for Integrative Inflammology, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan;


Conditional ablation of HMGB1 in mice reveals its protective function against endotoxemia and bacterial infection.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2013 Dec 3;110(51):20699-704. Epub 2013 Dec 3.
Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan.

Essential contribution of IRF3 to intestinal homeostasis and microbiota-mediated Tslp gene induction.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2012 Dec 3;109(51):21016-21. Epub 2012 Dec 3.
Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan.


Cross-interference of RLR and TLR signaling pathways modulates antibacterial T cell responses.
Nat Immunol 2012 May 20;13(7):659-66. Epub 2012 May 20.
Department of Molecular Immunology, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

Thyroid blood flow as a useful predictor of relapse of Graves' disease after normal delivery in patients with Graves' disease.
Biomed Pharmacother 2010 Feb 20;64(2):113-7. Epub 2009 Oct 20.
Department of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Molecular Medicine, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Asahi-machi, Abeno-ku, Japan.

Analysis and synthesis of high-amplitude Cis-elements in the mammalian circadian clock.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2008 Sep 24;105(39):14946-51. Epub 2008 Sep 24.
Laboratory for Systems Biology, Center for Developmental Biology, RIKEN, 2-2-3 Minatojima-Minamimachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0047, Japan.


Islet recovery and reversal of murine type 1 diabetes in the absence of any infused spleen cell contribution.
Science 2006 Mar;311(5768):1775-8
Section on Immunology and Immunogenetics, Joslin Diabetes Center, and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard Stem Cell Institute, 1 Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

Heat shock protein 90 inhibitor 17-allylamino-17-demethoxygeldanamycin potentiates the radiation response of tumor cells grown as monolayer cultures and spheroids by inducing apoptosis.
Cancer Sci 2005 Dec;96(12):911-7
Department of Radiological Sciences, Ibaraki Prefectural University of Health Sciences, 4669-2 Ami, Amimachi, Inashiki-gun, Ibaraki 300-0394, Japan.

Deactivation of photosynthetic activities is triggered by loss of a small amount of water in a desiccation-tolerant cyanobacterium, Nostoc commune.
Plant Cell Physiol 2004 Jul;45(7):872-8
Department of Life Science, Graduate School of Life Science, University of Hyogo (Formerly: Himeji Institute of Technology), Harima Science Garden City, Hyogo, 678-1297 Japan.


[Case of dermatomyositis complicated with massive pleural effusion that preceded the myopathy].
Nihon Rinsho Meneki Gakkai Kaishi 2002 Jun;25(3):270-6
Department of Bioregulatory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University Graduate School.

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