ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-050728-1
Kawamura, Akinori
Email: akawamur@mail.saitama-u.ac.jp
URL: http://devbiol.seitai.saitama-u.ac.jp/
Affiliation: Akinori Kawamura Lab
Address: Division of Life Science Graduate School of Science and Engineering Saitama University Shimo-Okubo 255, Sakura-ku Saitama, 338-8570 Japan
Country: Japan
Phone: 81-48-858-3808
Fax: 81-48-858-3408
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-5618-7113


BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS


PUBLICATIONS
Akama, K., Ebata, K., Maeno, A., Taminato, T., Otosaka, S., Gengyo-Ando, K., Nakai, J., Yamasu, K., Kawamura, A. (2019) Role of somite patterning in the formation of Weberian apparatus and pleural rib in zebrafish. Journal of anatomy. 236(4):622-629
Ban, H., Yokota, D., Otosaka, S., Kikuchi, M., Kinoshita, H., Fujino, Y., Yabe, T., Ovara, H., Izuka, A., Akama, K., Yamasu, K., Takada, S., Kawamura, A. (2019) Transcriptional autoregulation of zebrafish tbx6 is required for somite segmentation. Development (Cambridge, England). 146(18):
Fujino, Y., Yamada, K., Sugaya, C., Ooka, Y., Ovara, H., Ban, H., Akama, K., Otosaka, S., Kinoshita, H., Yamasu, K., Mishima, Y., Kawamura, A. (2018) Deadenylation by the CCR4-NOT complex contributes to the turnover of hairy-related mRNAs in the zebrafish segmentation clock. FEBS letters. 592(20):3388-3398
Kinoshita, H., Ohgane, N., Fujino, Y., Yabe, T., Ovara, H., Yokota, D., Izuka, A., Kage, D., Yamasu, K., Takada, S., Kawamura, A. (2018) Functional roles of the Ripply-mediated suppression of segmentation gene expression at the anterior presomitic mesoderm in zebrafish. Mechanisms of Development. 152:21-31
Taminato, T., Yokota, D., Araki, S., Ovara, H., Yamasu, K., Kawamura, A. (2016) Enhancer activity-based identification of functional enhancers using zebrafish embryos. Genomics. 108(2):102-7
Kawamura, A., Ovara, H., Ooka, Y., Kinoshita, H., Hoshikawa, M., Nakajo, K., Yokota, D., Fujino, Y., Higashijima, S.I., Takada, S., Yamasu, K. (2016) Posterior-anterior gradient of zebrafish hes6 expression in the presomitic mesoderm is established by the combinatorial functions of the downstream enhancer and 3'UTR. Developmental Biology. 409(2):543-54
Nakayama, Y., Kikuta, H., Kanai, M., Yoshikawa, K., Kawamura, A., Kobayashi, K., Wang, Z., Khan, A., Kawakami, K., and Yamasu, K. (2013) Gbx2 functions as a transcriptional repressor to regulate the specification and morphogenesis of the mid-hindbrain junction in a dosage- and stage-dependent manner. Mechanisms of Development. 130(11-12):532-52
Khan, A., Nakamoto, A., Tai, M., Saito, S., Nakayama, Y., Kawamura, A., Takeda, H., and Yamasu, K. (2012) Mesendoderm specification depends on the function of Pou2, the class V POU-type transcription factor, during zebrafish embryogenesis. Development, growth & differentiation. 54(7):686-701
Khan, A., Nakamoto, A., Okamoto, S., Tai, M., Nakayama, Y., Kobayashi, K., Kawamura, A., Takeda, H., and Yamasu, K. (2012) Pou2, a class V POU-type transcription factor in zebrafish, regulates dorsoventral patterning and convergent extension movement at different blastula stages. Mechanisms of Development. 129(9-12):219-235
Ota, S., Tonou-Fujimori, N., Nakayama, Y., Ito, Y., Kawamura, A., and Yamasu, K. (2010) FGF receptor gene expression and its regulation by FGF signaling during early zebrafish development. Genesis (New York, N.Y. : 2000). 48(12):707-716
Kawamura, A., Koshida, S., and Takada, S. (2008) Activator-to-repressor conversion of T-box transcription factors by the Ripply family of Groucho/TLE-associated mediators. Molecular and cellular biology. 28(10):3236-3244
Akanuma, T., Koshida, S., Kawamura, A., Kishimoto, Y., and Takada, S. (2007) Paf1 complex homologues are required for Notch-regulated transcription during somite segmentation. EMBO reports. 8(9):858-863
Kawamura, A., Koshida, S., Hijikata, H., Ohbayashi, A., Kondoh, H., and Takada, S. (2005) Groucho-associated transcriptional repressor ripply1 is required for proper transition from the presomitic mesoderm to somites. Developmental Cell. 9(6):735-744
Kawamura, A., Koshida, S., Hijikata, H., Sakaguchi, T., Kondoh, H., and Takada, S. (2005) Zebrafish Hairy/Enhancer of split protein links FGF signaling to cyclic gene expression in the periodic segmentation of somites. Genes & Development. 19(10):1156-1161
Komoike, Y., Kawamura, A., Shindo, N., Sato, C., Satoh, J., Shiurba, R., and Higashinakagawa, T. (2005) Zebrafish Polycomb group gene ph2alpha is required for epiboly and tailbud formation acting downstream of FGF signaling. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 328(4):858-866
Kawamura, A., Yokota, S., Yamada, K., Inoue, H., Inohaya, K., Yamazaki, K., Yasumasu, I., and Higashinakagawa, T. (2002) pc1 and psc1, zebrafish homologs of Drosophila Polycomb and Posterior sex combs, encode nuclear proteins capable of complex interactions. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 294(2):456-463
Kawamura, A., Yamada, K., Fujimori, K., and Higashinakagawa, T. (2002) Alternative transcripts of a polyhomeotic gene homolog are expressed in distinct regions of somites during segmentation of zebrafish embryos. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 291(2):245-254

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