研究成果(2006-2010)

Original Paper 17
Yamanaka T, Tosaki A, Miyazaki H, Kurosawa M, Furukawa Y, Yamada M, and Nukina N* 
“Mutant huntingtin fragment selectively suppresses Brn-2 POU domain transcrption factor to mediate hypothalamic cell dysfunction”
Human Molecular Genetics 2010 Vol.19 pp.2099-2112 

解説記事 2
Furukawa Y
“Cross-seeded Fibrillation of Q/N-rich Proteins Offers New Pathomechanism of Polyglutamine Diseases” (in Japanese)
Seibutsu Butsuri(生物物理) 2010 Vol.50 pp.242-243 
The early research in biophysics award from the biophysical society of Japan 
日本生物物理学会若手奨励賞

Original Paper 16
Furukawa Y*, Kaneko K, Yamanaka K, and Nukina N* 
“Mutation-dependent polymorphism of Cu,Zn-superoxide dismutase aggregates in the familial form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis”
The Journal of Biological Chemistry 2010 Vol.285 pp.22221-22231 

Original Paper 15
Furukawa Y, Kaneko K, Matsumoto G, Kurosawa M, and Nukina N* 
“Cross-seeding fibrillation of Q/N-rich proteins offers new pathomechanism of polyglutamine diseases”
The Journal of Neuroscience 2009 Vol.29 pp.5153-5162 
Press release from RIKEN

解説記事 1
Furukawa Y
“Post-translational Modifications Regulate Activation and Aggregation of Cu,Zn-superoxide dismutase” (in Japanese)
Seibutsu Butsuri(生物物理) 2009 Vol.49 pp.90-91 
A nominee for the early research in biophysics award from the biophysical society of Japan 
日本生物物理学会若手招待講演

Original Paper 14
Doi H, Okamura K, Bauer PO, Furukawa Y, Shimizu H, Kurosawa M, Machida Y, Miyazaki H, Mitsui K, Kuroiwa Y, and Nukina N* 
“RNA-binding protein TLS is a major nuclear aggregate-interacting protein in Huntingtin exon 1 with expanded polyglutamine-expressing cells”
The Journal of Biological Chemistry 2008 Vol.283 pp.6489-6500 

Original Paper 13
Furukawa Y*, Kaneko K, Yamanaka K, O’Halloran TV, and Nukina N* 
“Complete loss of post-translational modifications triggers fibrillar aggregation of SOD1 in the familial form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis”
The Journal of Biological Chemistry 2008 Vol.283 pp.24167-24176 

Original Paper 12
Furukawa Y, Fu R, Deng H-X, Siddique T, and O’Halloran TV* 
“Disulfide cross-linked protein represents a significant fraction of ALS-associated Cu,Zn-superoxide dismutase aggregates in spinal cords of model mice”
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 2006 Vol.103 pp.7148-7153 
Selected as a “From the cover” paper
Press release

Original Paper 11
Deng H-X, Shi Y, Furukawa Y, Zhai H, Fu R, Gorrie G, Khan MS, Hung W-Y, Lukas T, Dal Canto MC, O’Halloran TV, and Siddique T* 
“Conversion to the amyotrophic lateral sclerosis phenotype is associated with intermolecular linked insoluble aggregates of SOD1 in mitochondria”
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 2006 Vol.103 pp.7142-7147 

Review Paper 1
Furukawa Y and O’Halloran TV* 
“Post-translational modifications in Cu,Zn-superoxide dismutase, and mutations associated with ALS”
Antioxidants & Redox Signaling 2006 Vol.8 pp.847-867