Publications

Phytoplasma-conserved phyllogen proteins induce phyllody across the Plantae by degrading floral MADS domain proteins.
J Exp Bot 2017 May 15. Epub 2017 May 15.
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8657, Japan.

Cell Death Triggered by a Putative Amphipathic Helix of Radish mosaic virus Helicase Protein Is Tightly Correlated With Host Membrane Modification.
Mol Plant Microbe Interact 2015 Jun 12;28(6):675-88. Epub 2015 Jun 12.
1 Laboratory of Plant Pathology, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8657, Japan;

Efficient foreign gene expression in planta using a plantago asiatica mosaic virus-based vector achieved by the strong RNA-silencing suppressor activity of TGBp1.
Arch Virol 2014 May 25;159(5):885-96. Epub 2013 Oct 25.
Laboratory of Plant Pathology, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8657, Japan.

In Planta Recognition of a Double-Stranded RNA Synthesis Protein Complex by a Potexviral RNA Silencing Suppressor.
Plant Cell 2014 May 30;26(5):2168-2183. Epub 2014 May 30.
Laboratory of Plant Pathology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8657, Japan

Construction of an infectious cDNA clone of radish mosaic virus, a crucifer-infecting comovirus.
Arch Virol 2013 Jul 28;158(7):1579-82. Epub 2013 Feb 28.
Laboratory of Plant Pathology, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

Fig mosaic emaravirus p4 protein is involved in cell-to-cell movement.
J Gen Virol 2013 Mar 14;94(Pt 3):682-6. Epub 2012 Nov 14.
Laboratory of Plant Pathology, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

Infection of capilloviruses requires subgenomic RNAs whose transcription is controlled by promoter-like sequences conserved among flexiviruses.
Virus Res 2012 Jul 28;167(1):8-15. Epub 2012 Feb 28.
Laboratory of Plant Pathology, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8657, Japan.

Identification of three MAPKKKs forming a linear signaling pathway leading to programmed cell death in Nicotiana benthamiana.
BMC Plant Biol 2012 Jul 8;12:103. Epub 2012 Jul 8.
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8657, Japan.

Lectin-mediated resistance impairs plant virus infection at the cellular level.
Plant Cell 2012 Feb 3;24(2):778-93. Epub 2012 Feb 3.
Laboratory of Plant Pathology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8657, Japan.

A necrosis-inducing elicitor domain encoded by both symptomatic and asymptomatic Plantago asiatica mosaic virus isolates, whose expression is modulated by virus replication.
Mol Plant Microbe Interact 2011 Apr;24(4):408-20
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8657, Japan.

New detection systems of bacteria using highly selective media designed by SMART: selective medium-design algorithm restricted by two constraints.
PLoS One 2011 Jan 27;6(1):e16512. Epub 2011 Jan 27.
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

Pseudo-polyprotein translated from the full-length ORF1 of capillovirus is important for pathogenicity, but a truncated ORF1 protein without variable and CP regions is sufficient for replication.
Virus Res 2010 Sep 8;152(1-2):1-9. Epub 2010 Apr 8.
Department of Biological and Environmental Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Shizuoka University, 836 Ohya, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka, Japan.

Genetic heterogeneity found in the replicase gene of poinsettia mosaic virus isolates.
Arch Virol 2010 Aug 30;155(8):1367-70. Epub 2010 May 30.
Laboratory of Clinical Plant Science, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

Viral-induced systemic necrosis in plants involves both programmed cell death and the inhibition of viral multiplication, which are regulated by independent pathways.
Mol Plant Microbe Interact 2010 Mar;23(3):283-93
Laboratory Of Plant Pathology, Department Of Agricultural And Environmental Biology, Graduate School Of Agricultural And Life Sciences, The University Of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

Complete nucleotide sequence and genome organization of butterbur mosaic virus.
Arch Virol 2009 30;154(12):1955-8. Epub 2009 Oct 30.
Laboratory of Plant Pathology, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

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