TAIRA Junsei

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TAIRA Junsei
Okinawa National College of Technology
Department of Bioresources Engineering
Research funding number

Research Areas

  • Pharmacy / Natural medicines / oxidative stress / free radical / antioxidant / functional foods

Published Papers

Marine peroxy sesquiterpenoids Induce apoptosis by
TAIRA Junsei
Marine Drugs   16 347-354   2018   [Refereed]
Taira, J., Higa, I., Tsuchida, E., Isomura, N.,Iguchi, A
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications   501 80-84   2018   [Refereed]
Vanillin production by biotransformation of phenolic compounds in fungus, Aspergillus luchensis
Taira, J., Toyoshima, R., Ameku, N., Iguchi, A., Tamaki, Y
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology Express   8 40-48   2018   [Refereed]
Dual biological functions of a cytoprotective effect and apoptosis induction by bioavailable marine carotenoid fucoxanthinol through modulation of the Nrf2 activation in RAW264.7 macrophage cells
Taira, J., Sonamoto, M., Uehara, M
Marine Drugs   17 305-318   2017   [Refereed]
Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters   26 4641-4644   2016
Roy, K., Ashimine, R., Miyazato, H., Taira, J., Ueda, K
Arch Pharm Res.   39 778-784   2016
Taira J., Tsuchida, E., Uehara, M., Roy, P K., Ueda, K
Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters   25 4496-4499   2015
Taira, J., Tsuchida, E., Uehara, M., Ohhama, N., Ohmine, W., Ogi, T
Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine   5(10) 819-823   2015
Anti-inflammatory effect of fucoxanthinol as bioavailable marine carotenoid on LPS stimulated RAW264.7 macrophages through iNOS suppression and nitrogen radical scavenging
Taira, J., Uehara, M
World Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences   1747-1754   2015
Maarisit, W., Yano, K., Miyazato, T., Roy, PK., Taira, J., Ueda, K
Heterocycles   91 505-514   2015
Taira, J., Tsuchida, E., Katoh, M., Uehara, M, Ogi, T
Food Chemistry   166 531-536   2015
Taira, J., Uehara, M., Ohmine, W
Journal of Agricultural Food and Chemistry   62 167-172   2014
Roy, PK., Roy, M C., Taira, J., Ueda, K.
Tetrahedron Letters   55 1421-1423   2014
Inhibition of LPS-stimulated NO production in RAW264.7 macrophages through iNOS suppression and nitrogen radical scavenging by phenolic compounds from Agrimonia pilosa Ledeb
Taira, J., Ohmine, W., Nanbub, H., Ueda, K
Oxidants and Antioxidants in Medical Science   2 21-28   2013
Taira, J., Taira, K., Ohmine, W., Nagata, J
Journal of Food Composition and Analysis   29 117-125   2013
Roy, P K., Maarisit, W., Roy, M C., Taira, J., Ueda, K
Marine Drugs   10 2741-2748   2012
Roy, P K., Maarisit, W., Roy, S R., Taira, J., Ueda, K
Heterocycles   85 2465-2472   2012
Taira, J., Ohmine, W., Ohmi, N., Taira, K
Nippon Shokuhin Kagaku Kogakukaishi   59 295-300   2012
Taira, J., Ohmine, W., Ogi, T., Nanbu, H., Ueda, K
Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters   22 1766-1769   2012   [Refereed]
Rob, T., Ogi, T., Maarisit, W., Taira, J., Ueda, K
Molecule   16 9972-9981   2011
Bioactive metabolites from okinawan marine organisms
Maarisit, W., Rob, T., Ogi, T., Taira, J., Ueda, K
Journal of Marine and Fisheries Postharvest and Biotechnology-Special Edition   17-27   2010
Taira, J., Nanbu, H., Ueda, K
Food Chemistry   115 1221-1227   2009
Ogi, T., Margiastuti, P., Teruya, T., Taira, J, Ueda, K
Marin Drugs   7 816-832   2009
Bioactive metabolites from okinawan marine organisms
Proceedings of the World Ocean Conference
Proceedings of the World Ocean Conference   11-15   2009
Characterization of folic acid and polyphenol in Okinawan sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas L. foliage).
54 215-221   2007
Distribution of elements in the millipede, Oxidus gracilis C. L. Koch (Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae) and the relation to environmental habitats
40 283-288   2006
Secretion of Chamberlinius hualienensis Wang during the reproductive migration Stage
37 621-624   2002
Dimerumic acid as antioxidant of the mold, Monascus anka: The inhibition mechanisms against lipid peroxidation and hemeprotein-mediated oxidation
63 1019-2002   2002
Dimerumic acid as an antioxidant of the mold. Monascus anka
15 909-916   2000
Twomey, P., Taira, J., DeGraff, W., Mitchell, J B., Ruso, A., Krishna, M C., Hankovsky, O H., Frank, L., Hideg, K
Free Radical Biology & Medicine   15 909-916   1996
Krishna, M C., Samuni, A., Taira, J., Goldstein, S., Mitchell, J B., Ruso, A
Journal of Biological Chemistry   271 26018-26025   1996
Hydoroxyurea reacts with heme proteins to generate nitric oxide
Pacelli, R., Taira, J., Cook, J A., Wink , D A., Krishna, M C
Lancet   347 900   1995
Apparent inhibition of superoxide dismutase activity in vitro by diesel exhaust particles
Kumagai, Y., Taira, J., Sagai, M
Japanese Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health   41 8   1994
Mechanism of apparent inhibition of superoxide dismutase activity in vitro by diesel exhaust particles
Kumagai, Y., Taira, J., Sagai, M
Free Radical Biology & Medicine   347 365-371   1994
Biphenyl compounds are hydroxyl radical scavengers: Their effective inhibition for UV-induced mutation in Salmonella Typhymurium TA102
Fujita, S., Taira, J
Mutation Research Communication   18 189-194   1994
Effective inhibition of hydroxyl radicals by hydroxylated biphenyl compounds
Taira, J., Ikemoto, T., Mimura, K., Hagi, A., Murakami, A., Makino, K
Free Radical Research communication   19 71-77   1993
Hydroxyl radical formation by UV-irradiated epidermal cells
Taira, J., Mimura, K., Yoneya, A., Hagi, A
Journal of Biochemistry   17 693-695   1992
Essential oil phenyl propanoids. Useful as ・OH Scavenger?
Taira, J., Ikemoto, T., Yoneya, A., Hagi, A
Free Radical Research Communication   16 197-204   1992
Sulfite anion radical (SO3-) in the presence of sulfite ion and metal ion induced lipid peroxidation
111 27-30   1985