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Keisuke Sako, M.D.


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  1. Yamamura Y, Furuichi K, Murakawa Y, Hirabayashi S, Yoshihara M, Sako K, Kitajima S, Toyama T, Iwata Y, Sakai N, Hosomichi K, Murphy PM, Tajima A, Okita K, Osafune K, Kaneko S, Wada T. Identification of candidate PAX2-regulated genes implicated in human kidney development. Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 27; 11(1):9123. PMID: 33907292.
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  2. Makiishi S, Furuichi K, Yamamura Y, Sako K, Shinozaki Y, Toyama T, Kitajima S, Iwata Y, Sakai N, Shimizu M, Hirose-Sugiura T, Kaneko S, Kato Y, Wada T. Carnitine/organic cation transporter 1 precipitates the progression of interstitial fibrosis through oxidative stress in diabetic nephropathy in mice. Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 27; 11(1):9093. PMID: 33907247.
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  3. Sako K, Furuichi K, Yamamura Y, Oshima M, Toyama T, Kaneko S, Wada T. Association between the recurrence period of acute kidney injury and mortality: a single-centre retrospective observational study in Japan. BMJ Open. 2019 06 16; 9(6):e023259. PMID: 31209081.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  4. Barone V, Lang M, Krens SFG, Pradhan SJ, Shamipour S, Sako K, Sikora M, Guet CC, Heisenberg CP. An Effective Feedback Loop between Cell-Cell Contact Duration and Morphogen Signaling Determines Cell Fate. Dev Cell. 2017 10 23; 43(2):198-211.e12. PMID: 29033362.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  5. Sako K, Pradhan SJ, Barone V, Inglés-Prieto Á, Müller P, Ruprecht V, Capek D, Galande S, Janovjak H, Heisenberg CP. Optogenetic Control of Nodal Signaling Reveals a Temporal Pattern of Nodal Signaling Regulating Cell Fate Specification during Gastrulation. Cell Rep. 2016 07 19; 16(3):866-77. PMID: 27396324.
    Citations: 24     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  6. Ruprecht V, Wieser S, Callan-Jones A, Smutny M, Morita H, Sako K, Barone V, Ritsch-Marte M, Sixt M, Voituriez R, Heisenberg CP. Cortical contractility triggers a stochastic switch to fast amoeboid cell motility. Cell. 2015 Feb 12; 160(4):673-685. PMID: 25679761.
    Citations: 105     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  7. Zhang J, Fukuhara S, Sako K, Takenouchi T, Kitani H, Kume T, Koh GY, Mochizuki N. Angiopoietin-1/Tie2 signal augments basal Notch signal controlling vascular quiescence by inducing delta-like 4 expression through AKT-mediated activation of beta-catenin. J Biol Chem. 2011 Mar 11; 286(10):8055-8066. PMID: 21212269.
    Citations: 44     Fields:    Translation:Cells
  8. Fukuhara S, Sako K, Noda K, Zhang J, Minami M, Mochizuki N. Angiopoietin-1/Tie2 receptor signaling in vascular quiescence and angiogenesis. Histol Histopathol. 2010 03; 25(3):387-96. PMID: 20054809.
    Citations: 58     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  9. Fukuhara S, Sako K, Noda K, Nagao K, Miura K, Mochizuki N. Tie2 is tied at the cell-cell contacts and to extracellular matrix by angiopoietin-1. Exp Mol Med. 2009 Mar 31; 41(3):133-9. PMID: 19293632.
    Citations: 31     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  10. Sako K, Fukuhara S, Minami T, Hamakubo T, Song H, Kodama T, Fukamizu A, Gutkind JS, Koh GY, Mochizuki N. Angiopoietin-1 induces Kruppel-like factor 2 expression through a phosphoinositide 3-kinase/AKT-dependent activation of myocyte enhancer factor 2. J Biol Chem. 2009 Feb 27; 284(9):5592-601. PMID: 19106103.
    Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  11. Fukuhara S, Sako K, Minami T, Noda K, Kim HZ, Kodama T, Shibuya M, Takakura N, Koh GY, Mochizuki N. Differential function of Tie2 at cell-cell contacts and cell-substratum contacts regulated by angiopoietin-1. Nat Cell Biol. 2008 May; 10(5):513-26. PMID: 18425120.
    Citations: 144     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  12. Fukuhra S, Sakurai A, Yamagishi A, Sako K, Mochizuki N. Vascular endothelial cadherin-mediated cell-cell adhesion regulated by a small GTPase, Rap1. J Biochem Mol Biol. 2006 Mar 31; 39(2):132-9. PMID: 16584626.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  13. Sakurai A, Fukuhara S, Yamagishi A, Sako K, Kamioka Y, Masuda M, Nakaoka Y, Mochizuki N. MAGI-1 is required for Rap1 activation upon cell-cell contact and for enhancement of vascular endothelial cadherin-mediated cell adhesion. Mol Biol Cell. 2006 Feb; 17(2):966-76. PMID: 16339077.
    Citations: 59     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  14. Sako K, Okuma Y, Hosoi T, Nomura Y. STAT3 activation and c-FOS expression in the brain following peripheral administration of bacterial DNA. J Neuroimmunol. 2005 Jan; 158(1-2):40-9. PMID: 15589036.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
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