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Maheshwari A, Obbineni JM, Bui KH, Shibata K, Toyoshima YY, Ishikawa T.(2015). - and -Tubulin Lattice of the Axonemal Microtubule Doublet and Binding Proteins Revealed by Single Particle Cryo-Electron Microscopy and Tomography. Structure. 23(9):1584-95
Yamaguchi S, Saito K, Sutoh M, Nishizaka T, Toyoshima YY, Yajima J. (2015). Torque generation by axonemal outer-arm dynein. Biophys J. 108(4):872-9
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Nishikawa Y, Oyama T, Kamiya N, Kon T, Toyoshima YY, Nakamura H, Kurisu G. (2014). Structure of entire stalk region of Dynein motor domain. J Mol Biol. 426(19):3232-45
Obinata T, Amemiya S, Takai R, Ichikawa M, Toyoshima YY, Sato N. (2014). Sea Lily Muscle Lacks a Troponin-Regulatory System, While it Contains Paramyosin. Zoological Science 31(3):122-8
Furuta K, Furuta A, Toyoshima YY, Amino M, Oiwa K, Kojima H. (2013). Measuring collective transport by defined numbers of processive and nonprocessive kinesin motors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 110(2):501-6
Shibata K, Miura M, Watanabe Y, Saito K, Nishimura A, Furuta K, Toyoshima YY. (2012). A single protofilament is sufficient to support unidirectional walking of dynein and kinesin. PLoS One 7(8):e42990
Shahpasand K, Uemura I, Saito T, Asano T, Hata K, Shibata K, Toyoshima Y, Hasegawa M, Hisanaga S. (2012). Regulation of mitochondrial transport and inter-microtubule spacing by tau phosphorylation at the sites hyperphosphorylated in Alzheimer's disease. J Neurosci. 32(7):2430-41
Kitai T, Watanabe Y, Toyoshima, YY, Kobayashi T, Murayama T, Sakaue H, Suzuki H, Takahagi T. (2011). Simple Method of Synthesizing Nickel--Nitrilotriacetic Acid Gold Nanoparticles with a Narrow Size Distribution for Protein Labeling. JJpn. J. Appl. Phys. 50(9):095002-095002-4
Ichikawa M, Watanabe Y, Murayama T, Toyoshima YY. (2011). Recombinant human cytoplasmic dynein heavy chain 1 and 2: observation of dynein-2 motor activity in vitro. FEBS Lett. 585(15):2419-23
Torisawa T, Nakayama A, Furuta K, Yamada M, Hirotsune S, Toyoshima YY. (2011). Functional dissection of LIS1 and NDEL1 towards understanding the molecular mechanisms of cytoplasmic dynein regulation. J Biol Chem. 286(3):1959-65
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Yamada M, Toba S, Yoshida Y, Haratani K, Mori D, Yano Y, Mimori-Kiyosue Y, Nakamura T, Itoh K, Fushiki S, Setou M, Wynshaw-Boris A, Torisawa T, Toyoshima YY, Hirotsune S. (2008). LIS1 and NDEL1 coordinate the plus-end-directed transport of cytoplasmic dynein. EMBO J. 27(19): 2471-2483
Taba T, Edamatsu M, Toba S, Shibata K, Imafuku Y, Toyoshima YY, Tawada K, Yamada A. (2008).Direction and speed of microtubule movements driven by kinesin motors arranged on catchin thick filaments. Cell Motil Cytoskeleton. 65(10): 816-826.
Shimizu Y, Kato Y, Morii H, Edamatsu M, Toyoshima YY, Tanokura M. (2008). The dynein stalk head, the microtubule binding-domain of dynein: NMR assignment and ligand binding. J Biomol NMR. 41(2): 89-96.
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Mori D, Yano Y, Toyo-oka K, Yoshida N, Yamada M, Muramatsu M, Zhang D, Saya H, Toyoshima YY, Kinoshita K, Wynshaw-Boris A, Hirotsune S. (2007). NDEL1 phosphorylation by Aurora-A kinase is essential for centrosomal maturation, separation, and TACC3 recruitment. Mol Cell Biol. 27(1): 352-367.
Toba, S., Watanabe, T. M., Yamaguchi-Okimoto, L., Toyoshima, Y. Y., Higuchi, H. (2006). Overlapping hand-over-hand mechanism of single molecular motility of cytoplasmic dynein. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 103(15): 5741-5.
Kobayashi, T., Shiroguchi, K., Edamatsu, M., Toyoshima, Y. Y. (2006). Microtubule-binding properties of dynactin p150 expedient for dynein motility. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 340(1): 23-8.
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Morii H, Shimizu T, Mizuno N, Edamatsu M, Ogawa K, Shimizu Y, Toyoshima YY. (2005). Removal of tightly bound ADP induces distinct structural changes of the two tryptophan-containing regions of the ncd motor domain.J Biochem. 138(1): 95-104.
Takahashi, Y., M. Edamatsu and Y. Y. Toyoshima (2004). Multiple ATP-hydrolyzing sites that potentially function in cytoplasmic dynein. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 101(35): 12865-9.
Kon, T., Nishiura, M., Ohkura, R., Toyoshima, Y. Y., Sutoh, K. (2004) Distinct functions of nucleotide-binding/hydrolysis sites in the four AAA modules of cytoplasmic dynein.Biochemistry 43, 11266-11274.
Toba, S. and Y. Y. Toyoshima (2004). Dissociation of double-headed cytoplasmic dynein into single-headed species and its motile properties.Cell Motil Cytoskeleton 58(4): 281-9.
Mizuno, N., S. Toba, M. Edamatsu, J. Watai-Nishii, N. Hirokawa, Y. Y. Toyoshima and M. Kikkawa (2004). Dynein and kinesin share an overlapping microtubule-binding site. Embo J 23(13): 2459-67.
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Nishiura, M., Kon, T., Shiroguchi, K., Ohkura, R., Shima, T., Toyoshima, Y.Y. & Sutoh, K. (2004) A single-headed recombinant fragment of Dictyostelium cytoplasmic dynein can drive the robust sliding of microtubules.J. Biol.Chem. 279, 2799-22802.
Toba, S., T. M. Gibson, K. Shiroguchi, Y. Y. Toyoshima and D. J. Asai (2004). Properties of the full-length heavy chains of Tetrahymena ciliary outer arm dynein separated by urea treatment. Cell Motil Cytoskeleton 58(1): 30-8.
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Ohsuigi, M., Tokai-Nishizumi, N., Siroguchi, K., Toyoshima, Y.Y., Inoue, JI, & Yamamoto, T. (2003) Cdc2-mediated phosphorylation of Kid controls its distribution to spindle and chromosomes.EMBO J. 22, 2091-2103.
Shiroguchi, K., M. Ohsugi, M. Edamatsu, T. Yamamoto and Y. Y. Toyoshima (2003). The second microtubule-binding site of monomeric kid enhances the microtubule affinity. J Biol Chem 278(25): 22460-5.
Nakazawa, J., Yajima, J., Usui, T., Ueki, M., Takatsuki, A., Imoto, M., Toyoshima, Y. Y., & Osada, H. (2003) A novel action of terpendole E on the motor activity of mitotic kinesin Eg5. Chemistry & Biology 10, 131-137.
Yajima, J., M. Edamatsu, J. Watai-Nishii, N. Tokai-Nishizumi, T. Yamamoto and Y. Y. Toyoshima (2003). The human chromokinesin Kid is a plus end-directed microtubule-based motor. Embo J 22(5): 1067-74.
Edamatsu, M. & Toyoshima, Y.(2003) Fission yeast synaptobrevin is involved in cytokinesis and cell elongation.
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