Yasushi Okada
Yasushi Okada
RIKEN, BDR and Univ Tokyo
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Randomization of left–right asymmetry due to loss of nodal cilia generating leftward flow of extraembryonic fluid in mice lacking KIF3B motor protein
S Nonaka, Y Tanaka, Y Okada, S Takeda, A Harada, Y Kanai, M Kido, ...
Cell 95 (6), 829-837, 1998
A standardized kinesin nomenclature
CJ Lawrence, RK Dawe, KR Christie, DW Cleveland, SC Dawson, ...
The Journal of cell biology 167 (1), 19-22, 2004
Analysis of the kinesin superfamily: insights into structure and function
H Miki, Y Okada, N Hirokawa
Trends in cell biology 15 (9), 467-476, 2005
Targeted disruption of mouse conventional kinesin heavy chain kif5B, results in abnormal perinuclear clustering of mitochondria
Y Tanaka, Y Kanai, Y Okada, S Nonaka, S Takeda, A Harada, N Hirokawa
Cell 93 (7), 1147-1158, 1998
The neuron-specific kinesin superfamily protein KIF1A is a uniqye monomeric motor for anterograde axonal transport of synaptic vesicle precursors
Y Okada, H Yamazaki, Y Sekine-Aizawa, N Hirokawa
Cell 81 (5), 769-780, 1995
KIF1B, a novel microtubule plus end-directed monomeric motor protein for transport of mitochondria
M Nangaku, R Sato-Yoshitake, Y Okada, Y Noda, R Takemura, ...
Cell 79 (7), 1209-1220, 1994
FGF-induced vesicular release of Sonic hedgehog and retinoic acid in leftward nodal flow is critical for left–right determination
Y Tanaka, Y Okada, N Hirokawa
Nature 435 (7039), 172-177, 2005
Nodal flow and the generation of left-right asymmetry
N Hirokawa, Y Tanaka, Y Okada, S Takeda
Cell 125 (1), 33-45, 2006
A processive single-headed motor: kinesin superfamily protein KIF1A
Y Okada, N Hirokawa
Science 283 (5405), 1152-1157, 1999
Mechanism of nodal flow: a conserved symmetry breaking event in left-right axis determination
Y Okada, S Takeda, Y Tanaka, JCI Belmonte, N Hirokawa
Cell 121 (4), 633-644, 2005
Left-Right Asymmetry and Kinesin Superfamily Protein KIF3A: New Insights in Determination of Laterality and Mesoderm Induction by kif3A/− Mice Analysis
S Takeda, Y Yonekawa, Y Tanaka, Y Okada, S Nonaka, N Hirokawa
The Journal of cell biology 145 (4), 825-836, 1999
Abnormal nodal flow precedes situs inversus in iv and inv mice
Y Okada, S Nonaka, Y Tanaka, Y Saijoh, H Hamada, N Hirokawa
Molecular cell 4 (4), 459-468, 1999
Kinesin and dynein superfamily proteins in organelle transport and cell division
N Hirokawa, Y Noda, Y Okada
Current opinion in cell biology 10 (1), 60-73, 1998
A spontaneously blinking fluorophore based on intramolecular spirocyclization for live-cell super-resolution imaging
S Uno, M Kamiya, T Yoshihara, K Sugawara, K Okabe, MC Tarhan, ...
Nature chemistry 6 (8), 681-689, 2014
Switch-based mechanism of kinesin motors
M Kikkawa, EP Sablin, Y Okada, H Yajima, RJ Fletterick, N Hirokawa
Nature 411 (6836), 439-445, 2001
Dynamic organization of chromatin domains revealed by super-resolution live-cell imaging
T Nozaki, R Imai, M Tanbo, R Nagashima, S Tamura, T Tani, Y Joti, ...
Molecular cell 67 (2), 282-293. e7, 2017
Mechanism of the single-headed processivity: diffusional anchoring between the K-loop of kinesin and the C terminus of tubulin
Y Okada, N Hirokawa
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 97 (2), 640-645, 2000
KIF5C, a novel neuronal kinesin enriched in motor neurons
Y Kanai, Y Okada, Y Tanaka, A Harada, S Terada, N Hirokawa
Journal of Neuroscience 20 (17), 6374-6384, 2000
KIF3A/B: a heterodimeric kinesin superfamily protein that works as a microtubule plus end-directed motor for membrane organelle transport.
H Yamazaki, T Nakata, Y Okada, N Hirokawa
The Journal of cell biology 130 (6), 1387-1399, 1995
Defect in synaptic vesicle precursor transport and neuronal cell death in KIF1A motor protein–deficient mice
Y Yonekawa, A Harada, Y Okada, T Funakoshi, Y Kanai, Y Takei, ...
The Journal of cell biology 141 (2), 431-441, 1998
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