Akane Ohta

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Akane Ohta
Konan University
The Graduate School of Natural Science
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Published Papers

The mechanoreceptor DEG-1 regulates cold tolerance in Caenorhabditis elegans
Takagaki N., Ohta A.*, Ohnishi K., Kawanabe A., Minakuchi Y., Toyoda A., Fujiwara Y., Kuhara A.
in press      Feb 2020   [Refereed]
Sun S., Ohta A., Kuhara A., Nishikawa Y., Kage-Nakadai E.
Neuroscience Research   150 8-16   Jan 2020   [Refereed]
Okahata M., Wei A. D., Ohta A.*, Kuhara A.
Science Advances   5(2, eaav3631) 1-12   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Endoribonuclease ENDU-2 regulates multiple traits including cold tolerance via cell autonomous and nonautonomous controls in C. elegans
Ujisawa T., Ohta A.*, Ii T., Minakuchi Y., Toyoda A., Ii M., Kuhara A.
PNAS   115(35) 8823-8828   2018   [Refereed]
Sonoda S., Ohta, A.*, Maruo, A., Ujisawa T., Kuhara, A.
Cell Reports   16(1) 56-65   2016   [Refereed]
Ujisawa, T., Ohta, A.*, Uda-Yagi, M., Kuhara A
PLOS ONE   11(10) 1-20   2016   [Refereed]
Okahata M., Ohta, A.*, Mizutani, H., Minakuchi, Y., Toyoda, A., Kuhara, A.
Journal of Comparative Physiology B   186(8) 985-998   2016   [Refereed]
Kage-Nakadai E., Ohta, A., Ujisawa T., Sun S., Nishikawa Y., Kuhara A., Mitani S.
Genes to Cells   21(9) 936-948   2016   [Refereed]
Long-term calcium imaging of ASJ sensoryneuron controlling cold tolerance in C. elegans
Ujisawa T., Ohta, A.*, Kuhara, A.
Protocol Exchange      2014
Cold tolerance assay for studying cultivation-temperature-dependent cold habituation in C. elegans
Ujisawa T., Ohta, A.*, Okahata M., Sonoda S., Kuhara, A.
Protocol Exchange      2014
Ohta, A.*, Ujisawa T., Sonoda S., Kuhara, A.
Nature commun.   5(4412) 1-12   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
Higashimoto Y., Ohta A., Nishiyama Y., Ihira M., Sugata K., Asano Y., Peterson DL., Ablashi DV., Lusso P., Yoshikawa T.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology      2012   [Refereed]
Ohta A., Nishiyama Y.
Mitochondrion   11(1) 1-12   2011   [Refereed][Invited]
Miyara, A., Ohta A., Okochi, Y., Tsukada, Y., Kuhara, A., Mori, I.
PLoS Genetics   7(5)    2011   [Refereed]
Ohta A., Yamauchi Y., Muto Y., Kimura H., Nishiyama Y.
Virology Journal   8(365)    2011   [Refereed]
Ohta A, Fujita A, Murayama T, Iba Y, Kurosawa Y, Yoshikawa T, Asano Y.
Microbes and Infection   11(13) 1029-1036   2009   [Refereed]
Higashimoto Y, Ihira M, Ohta A, Inoue S, Usui C, Asano Y, Yoshikawa T.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology   46(8) 2665-2670   2008   [Refereed]
Ihira M, Ohta A, Sugata K, Suga S, Asano Y, Yoshikawa T.
Journal of Virological Methods   154(1-2) 223-225   2008   [Refereed]
Okochi Y, Kimura KD, Ohta A, Mori I.
EMBO Journal   24(12) 2127-2137   2005   [Refereed]
Temperature response in cold tolerance of C. elegans
Kuhara A. and Ohta A.
Impact   2018(7) 44-46   Oct 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Molecular and Cellular Network Systems Underlying Cold Tolerance of Caenorhabditis elegans
Ohnishi K., Takagaki N., Okahata M., Fujita M., Ohta A., Kuhara A.
Cryobiology and Cryotechnology   64(2) 53-59   2018   [Refereed][Invited]


Glia-neuron interaction in the nematode amphid sensory system and cold tolerance
月刊「細胞」   50(9) 24(480)-27(483)   2018   [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

日本学術振興会: 特別研究員奨励費RPD
Project Year: Jul 2019 - Jun 2022    Investigator(s): Akane Ohta
コスメトロジー研究振興財団: 研究助成
Project Year: Dec 2019 - Dec 2021    Investigator(s): Akane Ohta
第一三共生命科学研究振興財団: 研究助成
Project Year: Jan 2019 - Dec 2020    Investigator(s): Akane Ohta
三島海雲記念財団 : 学術研究奨励助成
Project Year: Jul 2019 - Jun 2020    Investigator(s): Akane Ohta