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Tokyo Metropolitan University
Tokyo Metropolitan University, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Department of Biological Sciences
Job title
Doctor of Science(The University of Tokyo)

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Research Associate, Grad. Sch. Sci., Tokyo
Metropolitan Univ.
Assoc. Prof., Grad. Sch. Sci., Tokyo Metropolitan


Graduate School, Division of Science, The University of Tokyo
Faculty of Science, Shizuoka University


Kadota A., N. Yamada, N. Suetsugu, M. Hirose, C. Saito, K. Shoda, S. Ichikawa, T. Kagawa, A. Nakano and Wada M.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA   106(31) 13106-13111   2009
Accumulation response of chloroplasts induced by mechanical stimulation in bryophyte cells
Sato, Y., M. Wada and A. Kadota
Planta   216 772-777   2003
Chloroplast movement: dissection of events downstream of photo- and mechano-perception
Sato, Y., A. Kadota and M. Wada
J. Plant Res.   116 1-5   2003
Kawai H., T. anegae, S. Christensen, T. Kiyosue, Y. Sato, T. Imaizumi, A. Kadota and M. Wada
Nature   421 287-290   2003
Imaizumi, T., A. Kadota, M. Hasebe and M. Wada, Cryptochrome light signals control development to suppress auxin sensitivity in the moss Physcomitrella patens
Plant Cell   14, 373-386    2002
Sato, Y., M. Wada and A. Kadota, Choice of tracks, microtubules and/or actin filaments, for chloroplast photo-movement is diferentially controlled by phytochrome and a blue light receptor
J. Cell Sci.   114, 269-279    2001
Sato, Y., M. Wada and A. Kadota, External Ca2+ is essential for chloroplast movement induced by mechanical stimulation but not by light stimulation
Plant Physiol.   127.497-504    2001
Red light-aphototropic(rap)mutants lack red light-induced chloroplast relocation movement in the fern ┣DBAdiantum capillus-veneris.(/)-┫DB
Plant Cell Physiol.   40 238-247   1999
Cytoskeletal changes during resumption of tip-growth in non-growing protonemal cells of the fern Adiantum ┣DBcapillus-veneris.(/)-┫DB
Protoplasma   207 195-202   1999
Photoinduction of spore germination in Marchantia polymorpha L. is mediated by photosynthesis.
Plant Cell Physiol.   40 1014-1020   1999
Cytoskeletal pattern changes during branch formation in a centrifuged ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB protomema.
J. Plant Res.   111 53-58   1998
Effects of blue light on cell elongation and microtuble orientation in dark-grown gametophytes of ┣DBCeratopteris richardii.(/)-┫DB
Plant and Cell Physiology   38 201-209   1997
Cytoskeletal aspects of nuclear migration during tip-growth in the fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB protonemal cell.
Protoplasma   196    1995
Phytochrome-mediated photoorientation of chloroplasts in protonemal cells of te fern Adiantum can be induced by briet irradiation with red light.
Plant Cell Physiol.   35    1994
Roles of Cytoskeheton in Plant Photomorphogenesis
47(11) 30-35   1993
Reorganization of the cortical cytoskeleton in tip-growing fern protonemal cells during phytochromemediated phototropism and blue light-induced apical swelling.
Protoplasma   166    1992
Photoinduction of formation of circular structures by microfilament on chloroplasts during intracellular orientation in protonemal cells of the fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB ┣DBcapillus-veneris(/)-┫DB.
Protoplasma   167    1992
The circular arrangement of cortical microtubules around the subapex of tip-growing fern protonemata is sensitive to cytochalasin B.
Plant Cell Physiol.   33    1992
Photoorientation of chloroplasts in protonemal cells of the fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB as analyzed by use of a video-tracking system.
Bot. Mag. Tokyo   105(1078)    1992
The junction between the plasma membrane and the cell wall in fern protonemal cells, as visualized after plasmolysis, and its dependence on arrays of cortical microtubules.
Protoplasma   170    1992
Photomovement in ┣DBDunaliella(/)-┫DB : Fluence rate-response curves and action spectra
Planta   184    1991
Photomorphogenesis in lower green plants
Ann. Rev. Plant Physiol. Plant Mol. Biol.   40    1989
Polarotropism and photomovement of chloroplasts in the protonemata of the ferns ┣DBPteris(/)-┫DB and ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB : Evidence for the possible lack of dichroic phytochrome in Pteris.
Plant Cell Physiol.   30    1989
Circular arrangement of cortical F-actin around the subapical region of a tip-growing fern protonemal cell.
Plant Cell Physiol.   30    1989
Photoinduction of circular F-actin on chloroplast in a fern protonemal cell.
Protoplasma   151    1989
Enzymatic isolation of protoplasts from fern protonemal cells stainable with a fluorescent brightener
Plant Cell Physiol.   30    1989
Effect of sulfite on compositional changes of cell constituents in germinating spores of ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB ┣DBcapillus-veneris(/)-┫DB L.
Bot. Mag. Tokyo   100    1987
Circular arrangement of cortical microtubules around the subapical part of a tip-growing fern protonema.
Protoplasma   141    1987
Photo- and polarotropism in fern protonemata.
Phytochrome and photoregulation in Plants (Academic Press)      1987
Dichroic orientation of phytochrome intermediates in the pathway from Pr to Pfr as analyzed by double laser flash irradiations in polarotropism of ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB protonemata.
Plant Cell Physiol.   27    1986
Heart-shaped prothallia of the fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB ┣DBcapillus-veneris(/)-┫DB L. develop in the polarization plane of white light.
Plant Cell Physiol.   27    1986
Intracellular photoreceptive site for blue light-induced cell division in the fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB protonemata-Further analyses by polarized light irradiation and by cell centrifugatio
Plant Cell Physiol.   27    1986
Blue light-induced phototropic response and the intracellular photoreceptive site in ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB protonemata.
Plant Cell Physiol.   27    1986
Phytochrome-mediated polarotropism of ┣DBAdiantum capillus-veneris(/)-┫DB L. protonemata as analyzed by microbeam irradiation with polarized light
Planta   165    1985
Blue- and red-light action in photoorientation of chloroplasts in ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB protonemata.
Planta   165    1985
Action spectra for polarotropism and phototropism in protonemata of the fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB ┣DBcapillus-veneris(/)-┫DB.
Physiol. Plant.   61    1984
Returning dark-induced cell cycle to the beginning of G1 phase by red light irradiation in fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB protonemata.
Plant Cell Physiol.   25    1984
Intracellular localization and dichroic orientation of phytochrome in plasma membrane and/or ectoplasm of a centrifuged protonema of fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB ┣DBcapillus-veneris(/)-┫DB L.
Plant Cell Physiol.   24    1983
Percent Pfr-dependent germination of spores in ┣DBPteris(/)-┫DB ┣DBvittata(/)-┫DB.
Plant Cell Physiol.   23    1982
Apical growth of protonemata in ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB ┣DBcapillus-veneris(/)-┫DB. IV. Phytochrome-mediated induction in nongrowing cells.
Plant Cell Physiol.   22    1981
Intracellular photoreceptive site for polarotropism in protonema of the fern ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB ┣DBcapillus-veneris(/)-┫DB L.
Plant Cell Physiol.   22    1981
Giant oil cells in the cotyledons of ┣DBPharbitis(/)-┫DB ┣DBnil(/)-┫DB and other Convolvulacean plants.
Bot. Mag. Tokyo   94    1981
The changes of nuclear position and distribution of circumferentially aligned cortical microtubules during the progresion of cell cycle in ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB protonemata.
Bot. Mag. Tokyo   93    1980
Apical growth of protonemata in ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB ┣DBcapillus-veneris(/)-┫DB. III. action spectra for the light effect on dark cessation of apical growth and the intracellular photoreceptive site.
Plant Sci. Lett   15    1979

Books etc

Regulation of cell growth and cell cycle by blue light in ┣DBAdiantum(/)-┫DB gametophytes.
The blue light syndrome (Springer-verlag)   1980   
Kadota, A. R. Wayne. M. Kubota and M. Watanabe(1989) Intracellular photoreceptive site for the step-up photophobic response in a green alga, Dunaliella salina. In : Molecular Physiology of Retinal Proteins. Proc. Yamada Conference XXI. pp. 369-370

Research Grants & Projects

Studies on Cytoskeleton in Plant Cell
Studies on Photomovement in Plant Cell
Studies on Plant Photomorphogenesis