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Former Institution / Organization Fukuoka University Faculty of Medicine School of Medicine
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Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, Kumamoto University


Sun J., Ogata S., Segawa M., Usune S., Zhao Y., Katsuragi T.
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun.   397(3) 465-469   2010
Zhao Y., Migita K., Sun J., Katsuragi T.
Naunyn-Schmiedeb. Arch. Pharmacol.   381(4) 315-320   2010
Migita, K., Moriyama T., Koguchi M., Honda K., Katsuragi T., Takano Y.
Neuroscience Lett.   452 200-203   2009
Takeshi Katsuragi, Chiemi Sato, Sadaharu Usune, Shinya Ueno, Masaru Segawa, Keisuke Migita.
Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Arch Pharmacol.   387 93-101   2008

Books etc

Mitochondria: Structure, Functions and Dysfunctions.
Nova Science Publishers.   2010   
ATP release by Ins(1, 4, 5)P3-generating peptides from guinea-pig taenia coli
Control and diseases of sodium dependent transport proteins and ion channls(International congress series)Elsevier Science B. V. Excerpta Medica   2000   
Adenosine and adenine nucleotides in biological system (ed. by S. Imai and M. Nakazawa).
Elsevier   1991   

Conference Activities & Talks

Ca2+-signal transducing system from the endoplasmic reticulum to mitochondria involved in the caffeine-inducible ATP release
EHRLICH II, 2nd World Conference on Magic Bullets.   2008   
Ca2+ entry via NCX1 in vascular smooth muscle contributes to salt-dependent hypertension.
XXXV International Congress of Physiological Sciences   2005   
Salt-sensitive hypertension in transgenic mice overexpressing smooth muscle Na+/Ca2+ exchanger.
48th Biophysical Society Annual Meeting   2004   
Salt-sensitive hypertension is triggered by Ca2+ entry via vascular isoforms of Na+/Ca2+ exchanger type-1 in arterial smooth muscle.
Scientific Sessions 2004 American Heart Association.   2004   
Caffeine, unlike hypotonicity, releases ATP via Ca2+-signal pathway between ER and mitochondria.
The 17th Korea-Japan Joint Seminar on Pharmacology   2004   

Research Grants & Projects

Signalling pathways from endoplasmic reticulum and mitochondria involved in ATP release system.
Neuronal and non-neuronal ATP release mechanisms