Publications

MafB is a critical regulator of complement component C1q.
Nat Commun 2017 Nov 22;8(1):1700. Epub 2017 Nov 22.
Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1, Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8575, Japan.

Transcription factor MafB may play an important role in secondary hyperparathyroidism.
Kidney Int 2017 Sep 27. Epub 2017 Sep 27.
Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; Laboratory Animal Resource Center (LARC), Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine (WPI-IIIS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; Life Science Center of Tsukuba Advanced Research Alliance (TARA), Faculty of Medicine University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan.

Epithelial Pten controls acute lung injury and fibrosis by regulating alveolar epithelial cell integrity.
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2013 Feb 13;187(3):262-75. Epub 2012 Dec 13.
Division of Neurology, Respirology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Japan.

A novel nonsense mutation in the DMP1 gene in a Japanese family with autosomal recessive hypophosphatemic rickets.
J Bone Miner Metab 2010 Sep 9;28(5):585-90. Epub 2010 Mar 9.
Division of Neurology, Respirology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Miyazaki Medical College, University of Miyazaki, 5200 Kihara, Kiyotake, Miyazaki 889-1692, Japan.

Generation of insulin-producing cells from the mouse liver using β cell-related gene transfer including Mafa and Mafb.
PLoS One 2014 14;9(11):e113022. Epub 2014 Nov 14.
Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; Life Science Center, Tsukuba Advanced Research Alliance (TARA), University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine (WPI-IIIS), University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan.

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