MURAMOTO Tamaki

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Name
MURAMOTO Tamaki
Affiliation
Former Institution /Organization Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine Center for Translation and Advanced Animal Research on Human Diseases
Job title
Research Associate
Degree
Doctor of Medical Science(Kyushu University)

Research Areas

 
 

Misc

 
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA   93(26) 15457-15462   1996
Species barrier prevents an abnormal isoform of prion protein from accumulating in follicular dendritic cells of mice with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.
Journal of Virology   67(11) 6808-6810   1993
N-terminal sequence of prion protein is also integrated into kuru plaques in patients with Gerstmann-Straussler syndrome
Brain Res.   545(1-2) 319-321   1991
Abnormal isoform of prion protein accumulates in follicular dendritic cells in mice with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
J. Virol.   65(11) 6292-6295   1991

Works

 
Structural analysis of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease prion
1998
Analysis of prion structure with deletion mutants of prion protein
1999 - 2000
Identification of a novel factor related with prion replication and its application to anti-prion therapy
1999
Inhibition of prion replication by mutant prion proteins and it's application to gene therapy
2000 - 2001
Mechanism of neurodegeneration by prion protein and its relationship with the GPI anchor of the protein
2001

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on prion disease