WAGA Shou

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Name
WAGA Shou
E-mail
swagafc.jwu.ac.jp
Affiliation
Japan Women's University
Section
Department of Chemical and Biological Sciences
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Agriculture(Tohoku University)
Research funding number
60222402

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1990
 - 
1992
Postdoctoral fellow, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
 
1991
 - 
1995
Staff Investigator, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1991
Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Tohoku University
 
 
 - 
1985
Faculty of Agriculture, Tohoku University
 

Published Papers

 
Nonhistone protein HMG1 removes the transcriptional block caused by left-handed Z-form segment in a supercoiled DNA
Shou Waga, Shigeki Mizuno and Michiteru Yoshida
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm.   153 334-339   [Refereed]
Primary structure of non-histone protein HMG1 revealed by the nucleotide sequence
Koh-ichiroh Tsuda, Masahiro Kikuchi, Kazuyuki Mori, Shou Waga and Michiteru Yoshida
Biochemistry   27 6159-6163   [Refereed]
Nonhistone protein HMG1 and HMG2 suppress the nucleosome assembly at physiological ionic strength
Shou Waga, Shigeki Mizuno and Michiteru Yoshida
1007 209-214   1989   [Refereed]
Chromosomal protein HMG1 removes the transcriptional block caused by the cruciform in supercoiled DNA
Shou Waga, Shigeki Mizuno and Michiteru Yoshida
J. Biol. Chem.   265 19424-19428   1990   [Refereed]
Different behavior of chromatin domains encompassing fibroin heavy-chain gene in active, temporarily inactive, and permanently inactive transcriptional states in silk gland nuclei
Shou Waga and Shigeki Mizuno
J. Biol. Chem.   268 6429-6439   1993   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
SV40 DNA replication
The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 1992 meeting on Molecular Biology of SV40, Polyoma, and Adenoviruses
Thomas Melendy, Shou Waga, Glenn Bauer and Bruce Stillman   1992   
SV40 DNA replication
Shou Waga, Glenn Bauer and Bruce Stillman
The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 1993 meeting on Eukaryotic DNA Replication   1993   
SV40 DNA replication
Shou Waga, Thomas Melendy, Glenn Bauer and Bruce Stillman
Tumour Virus meeting on Papovaviruses, Papillomavirus and Adenoviruses   1993   
The p21 CDK regulator directly controls DNA replication via interaction with PCNA
Shou Waga, Rong Li, Gregory J. Hannon, David Beach and Bruce Stiillman
The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 1994 meeting on Molecular Biology of SV40, Polyoma, and Adenoviruses   1994   
P21 CDK inhibitor directly controls DNA replication via interaction with PCNA
Shou Waga, Gregory L. Hannon, David Beach and Bruce Stillman
The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 1994 meeting on The Cell Cycle   1994   

Research Grants & Projects

 
The roles of the G-quadruplex-binding activity of human ORC in replication origin establishment
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific (C)
Project Year: 2015 - 2017    Investigator(s): Shou Waga
Analysis of the structure and function of the RNA bound by human ORC
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Scientific (C)
Project Year: 2012 - 2014    Investigator(s): Shou Waga
A novel role of RNA in the function at the replication origins in animal cells
Japan Soceity for the Promotion of Science: KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Shou Waga
Molecular mechanisms for establishment of the replication origins on human chromosomal DNA
Project Year: 2015       Investigator(s): Shou Waga
The potential involvement of RNA in the function at the metazoan replication origins
Project Year: 2012       Investigator(s): Shou Waga