Yasushi Okada

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Name
Yasushi Okada
E-mail
y.okadariken.jp
Affiliation
RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
Research funding number
50272430

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Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Team Leader, Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research, RIKEN
 

Published Papers

 
Okamoto K, Germond A, Fujita H, Furusawa C, Okada Y, Watanabe TM
Scientific reports      Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Takeshima T, Takahashi T, Yamashita J, Okada Y, Watanabe S
Journal of microscopy      May 2018   [Refereed]
Akiko Ueno, Yoshihiro Omori, Yuko Sugita, Satoshi Watanabe, Taro Chaya, Takashi Kozuka, Tetsuo Kon, Satoyo Yoshida, Kenji Matsushita, Ryusuke Kuwahara, Naoko Kajimura, Yasushi Okada, Takahisa Furukawa
Cell Reports   22(13) 3548-3561   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
© 2018 The Author(s) In the vertebrate retina, cone photoreceptors play crucial roles in photopic vision by transmitting light-evoked signals to ON- and/or OFF-bipolar cells. However, the mechanisms underlying selective synapse formation in the co...
Grzybowski M, Taki M, Senda K, Sato Y, Ariyoshi T, Okada Y, Kawakami R, Imamura T, Yamaguchi S.
Angewandte Chemie - International Edition      2018   [Refereed]
Komatsu N, Terai K, Imanishi A, Kamioka Y, Sumiyama K, Jin T, Okada Y, Nagai T, Matsuda M.
Scientific Reports   8(1)    2018   [Refereed]
Kyoko Chiba, Ko Yi Chien, Yuriko Sobu, Saori Hata, Shun Kato, Tadashi Nakaya, Yasushi Okada, Yasushi Okada, Angus C. Nairn, Masataka Kinjo, Hidenori Taru, Rong Wang, Toshiharu Suzuki
Molecular Biology of the Cell   28(26) 3857-3869   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
© 2017 Chiba et al. In neurons, amyloid β-protein precursor (APP) is transported by binding to kinesin- 1, mediated by JNK-interacting protein 1b (JIP1b), which generates the enhanced fast velocity (EFV) and efficient high frequency (EHF) of APP a...
Tadasu Nozaki, Tadasu Nozaki, Ryosuke Imai, Ryosuke Imai, Mai Tanbo, Mai Tanbo, Ryosuke Nagashima, Ryosuke Nagashima, Sachiko Tamura, Tomomi Tani, Yasumasa Joti, Masaru Tomita, Kayo Hibino, Kayo Hibino, Masato T. Kanemaki, Kerstin S. Wendt, Yasushi Okada, Takeharu Nagai, Kazuhiro Maeshima, Kazuhiro Maeshima
Molecular Cell   67(2) 282-293.e7   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
© 2017 Elsevier Inc. The eukaryotic genome is organized within cells as chromatin. For proper information output, higher-order chromatin structures can be regulated dynamically. How such structures form and behave in various cellular processes rem...
Katsura Minegishi, Katsura Minegishi, Masakazu Hashimoto, Rieko Ajima, Rieko Ajima, Katsuyoshi Takaoka, Kyosuke Shinohara, Yayoi Ikawa, Yayoi Ikawa, Hiromi Nishimura, Hiromi Nishimura, Andrew P. McMahon, Karl Willert, Yasushi Okada, Hiroshi Sasaki, Dongbo Shi, Toshihiko Fujimori, Toshihisa Ohtsuka, Yasunobu Igarashi, Terry P. Yamaguchi, Akihiko Shimono, Hidetaka Shiratori, Hiroshi Hamada, Hiroshi Hamada
Developmental Cell   40(5) 439-452.e4   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
© 2017 Elsevier Inc. Polarization of node cells along the anterior-posterior axis of mouse embryos is responsible for left-right symmetry breaking. How node cells become polarized has remained unknown, however. Wnt5a and Wnt5b are expressed poster...
Takai A, Nakano M, Saito K, Haruno R, Watanabe TM, Ohyanagi T, Jin T, Okada Y, Nagai T
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   112(14) 4352-4356   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Hayashi S, Okada Y
Molecular biology of the cell   26(9) 1743-1751   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Okada Y, Nakagawa S
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)   1262 21-35   2015   [Refereed]
Ohyanagi Tatsuya, Shima Tomohiro, Okada Yasushi, Tsukasaki Yoshikazu, Komatsuzaki Akihito, Tsuboi Setsuko, Jin Takashi
Chemical Communications   51(80) 14836-14839   2015   [Refereed]
Chinen T, Liu P, Shioda S, Pagel J, Cerikan B, Lin T. C, Gruss O, Hayashi Y, Takeno H, Shima T, Okada Y, Hayakawa I, Kigoshi H, Usui T, Schiebel E.
Nat Commun   6 8722   2015   [Refereed]
Chiba K, Araseki M, Nozawa K, Furukori K, Araki Y, Matsushima T, Nakaya T, Hata S, Saito Y, Uchida S, Okada Y, Nairn AC, Davis RJ, Yamamoto T, Kinjo M, Taru H, Suzuki T
Molecular biology of the cell   25(22) 3569-3580   Nov 2014   [Refereed]
Uno Shin-nosuke, Kamiya Mako, Yoshihara Toshitada, Sugawara Ko, Okabe Kohki, Tarhan Mehmet C, Fujita Hiroyuki, Funatsu Takashi, Okada Yasushi, Tobita Seiji, Urano Yasuteru
Nature Chemistry   6(8) 681-689   2014   [Refereed]
Yuko Sato, Yuko Sato, Masanori Mukai, Jun Ueda, Michiko Muraki, Timothy J. Stasevich, Naoki Horikoshi, Tomoya Kujirai, Hiroaki Kita, Taisuke Kimura, Seiji Hira, Yasushi Okada, Yoko Hayashi-Takanaka, Yoko Hayashi-Takanaka, Chikashi Obuse, Hitoshi Kurumizaka, Atsuo Kawahara, Kazuo Yamagata, Naohito Nozaki, Hiroshi Kimura, Hiroshi Kimura
Scientific Reports   3    Aug 2013
Post-translational histone modifications play key roles in gene regulation, development, and differentiation, but their dynamics in living organisms remain almost completely unknown. To address this problem, we developed a genetically encoded syst...
Ota S, Hisano Y, Muraki M, Hoshijima K, Dahlem TJ, Grunwald DJ, Okada Y, Kawahara A
Genes to cells : devoted to molecular & cellular mechanisms   18(6) 450-458   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Hisano Y, Ota S, Arakawa K, Muraki M, Kono N, Oshita K, Sakuma T, Tomita M, Yamamoto T, Okada Y, Kawahara A
Biology open   2 363-367   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Sakuma T, Hosoi S, Woltjen K, Suzuki K, Kashiwagi K, Wada H, Ochiai H, Miyamoto T, Kawai N, Sasakura Y, Matsuura S, Okada Y, Kawahara A, Hayashi S, Yamamoto T
Genes to cells : devoted to molecular & cellular mechanisms   18(4) 315-326   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Yajima H, Ogura T, Nitta R, Okada Y, Sato C, Hirokawa N
The Journal of cell biology   198(3) 315-322   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
Hirokawa N, Tanaka Y, Okada Y
Current opinion in cell biology   24 31-39   Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Nakata T, Niwa S, Okada Y, Perez F, Hirokawa N
The Journal of cell biology   194(2) 245-255   Jul 2011   [Refereed]
Hirokawa N, Nitta R, Okada Y
Nature reviews. Molecular cell biology   10(12) 877-884   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Hirokawa N, Tanaka Y, Okada Y
Cold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology   1 a000802   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Nobutaka Hirokawa, Yasushi Okada, Yosuke Tanaka
Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics   41 53-72   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
A left-right (LR) asymmetric body plan is crucial for the development of the human body. The past decade has seen rapid progress in our understanding of the LR symmetry-breaking process in vertebrate development. A series of experimental studies h...
Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Methods in cell biology   91 265-285   2009   [Refereed]
Nitta R, Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Nature structural & molecular biology   15(10) 1067-1075   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
Hirokawa N, Tanaka Y, Okada Y, Takeda S
Cell   125(1) 33-45   Apr 2006   [Refereed]
Buceta J, Ibañes M, Rasskin-Gutman D, Okada Y, Hirokawa N, Izpisúa-Belmonte JC
Biophysical journal   89 2199-2209   Oct 2005   [Refereed]
Miki H, Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Trends in cell biology   15 467-476   Sep 2005   [Refereed]
Nishinari K, Okada Y, Schadschneider A, Chowdhury D
Physical review letters   95 118101   Sep 2005   [Refereed]
Okada Y, Takeda S, Tanaka Y, Izpisúa Belmonte JC, Hirokawa N
Cell   121(4) 633-644   May 2005   [Refereed]
Tanaka Y, Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Nature   435(7039) 172-177   May 2005   [Refereed]
Lawrence CJ, Dawe RK, Christie KR, Cleveland DW, Dawson SC, Endow SA, Goldstein LS, Goodson HV, Hirokawa N, Howard J, Malmberg RL, McIntosh JR, Miki H, Mitchison TJ, Okada Y, Reddy AS, Saxton WM, Schliwa M, Scholey JM, Vale RD, Walczak CE, Wordeman L
The Journal of cell biology   167(1) 19-22   Oct 2004   [Refereed]
Nitta R, Kikkawa M, Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Science (New York, N.Y.)   305(5684) 678-683   Jul 2004   [Refereed]
Okada Y, Higuchi H, Hirokawa N
Nature   424(6948) 574-577   Jul 2003   [Refereed]
Noda Y, Okada Y, Saito N, Setou M, Xu Y, Zhang Z, Hirokawa N
The Journal of cell biology   155(1) 77-88   Oct 2001   [Refereed]
Kikkawa M, Sablin EP, Okada Y, Yajima H, Fletterick RJ, Hirokawa N
Nature   411(6836) 439-445   May 2001   [Refereed]
Kanai Y, Okada Y, Tanaka Y, Harada A, Terada S, Hirokawa N
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   20 6374-6384   Sep 2000   [Refereed]
Kikkawa M, Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Cell   100(2) 241-252   Jan 2000   [Refereed]
Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   97(2) 640-645   Jan 2000   [Refereed]
Okada Y, Nonaka S, Tanaka Y, Saijoh Y, Hamada H, Hirokawa N
Molecular Cell   4 459-468   Oct 1999   [Refereed]
Takeda S, Yonekawa Y, Tanaka Y, Okada Y, Nonaka S, Hirokawa N
The Journal of cell biology   145(4) 825-836   May 1999   [Refereed]
Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Science (New York, N.Y.)   283(5405) 1152-1157   Feb 1999   [Refereed]
Nonaka S, Tanaka Y, Okada Y, Takeda S, Harada A, Kanai Y, Kido M, Hirokawa N
Cell   95(6) 829-837   Dec 1998   [Refereed]
Kim W, Tang Y, Okada Y, Torrey TA, Chattopadhyay SK, Pfleiderer M, Falkner FG, Dorner F, Choi W, Hirokawa N, Morse HC 3rd
Journal of virology   72 6898-6901   Aug 1998   [Refereed]
Tanaka Y, Kanai Y, Okada Y, Nonaka S, Takeda S, Harada A, Hirokawa N
Cell   93(7) 1147-1158   Jun 1998   [Refereed]
Yonekawa Y, Harada A, Okada Y, Funakoshi T, Kanai Y, Takei Y, Terada S, Noda T, Hirokawa N
The Journal of cell biology   141(2) 431-441   Apr 1998   [Refereed]
Hirokawa N, Noda Y, Okada Y
Current opinion in cell biology   10(1) 60-73   Feb 1998   [Refereed]
Nakagawa T, Tanaka Y, Matsuoka E, Kondo S, Okada Y, Noda Y, Kanai Y, Hirokawa N
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   94(18) 9654-9659   Sep 1997   [Refereed]
Saito N, Okada Y, Noda Y, Kinoshita Y, Kondo S, Hirokawa N
Neuron   18(3) 425-438   Mar 1997   [Refereed]
Yamazaki H, Nakata T, Okada Y, Hirokawa N
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   93(16) 8443-8448   Aug 1996   [Refereed]
Takemura R, Nakata T, Okada Y, Yamazaki H, Zhang Z, Hirokawa N
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   16 31-35   Jan 1996   [Refereed]
Yamazaki H, Nakata T, Okada Y, Hirokawa N
The Journal of cell biology   130(6) 1387-1399   Sep 1995   [Refereed]
Okada Y, Yamazaki H, Sekine-Aizawa Y, Hirokawa N
Cell   81(5) 769-780   Jun 1995   [Refereed]
Okada Y, Sato-Yoshitake R, Hirokawa N
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   15 3053-3064   Apr 1995   [Refereed]
Nangaku M, Sato-Yoshitake R, Okada Y, Noda Y, Takemura R, Yamazaki H, Hirokawa N
Cell   79(7) 1209-1220   Dec 1994   [Refereed]
Sekine Y, Okada Y, Noda Y, Kondo S, Aizawa H, Takemura R, Hirokawa N
The Journal of cell biology   127(1) 187-201   Oct 1994   [Refereed]
Nakata T, Sato-Yoshitake R, Okada Y, Noda Y, Hirokawa N
Biophysical journal   65 2504-2510   Dec 1993   [Refereed]

Misc

 
岡田 康志
医学のあゆみ   262(5) 573-579   Jul 2017
Yasushi Okada, Yasushi Okada
Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering   10251    Jan 2017
© 2017 SPIE. Diffraction limit of resolution has been one of the biggest limitations in the optical microscopy. Super-resolution fluorescence microscopy has enabled us to break this limit. However, for the observations of real biological specimens...
岡田 康志
顕微鏡 = Microscopy   52(2) 62-66   2017
高井 啓, 岡田 康志
生化学   88(5) 669-673   Oct 2016
岡田 康志
レーザー研究 = The review of laser engineering : レーザー学会誌   44(10) 643-647   Oct 2016
OKADA YASUSHI
上原記念生命科学財団研究報告集(CD-ROM)   28 ROMBUNNO.58-4   Dec 2014
OKADA YASUSHI
パリティ   29(12) 37-39   Dec 2014   [Invited]
OKADA YASUSHI
現代化学   (521) 22-27   Aug 2014   [Invited]
Yaginuma Hideyuki, Kawai Shinnosuke, Tabata Kazuhito, Tomiyama Keisuke, Kakizuka Akira, Komatsuzaki Tamiki, Okada Yasushi, Noji Hiroyuki, Imamura Hiromi
Seibutsu Butsuri   54(1)    2014
Kaneshiro Junichi, Shima Tomohiro, Okada Yasushi, Ichimura Taro, Watanabe Tomonobu M.
Biophysical Journal   106(2) 351A   2014
Kambara T, Okada Y.
Molecular Biology of the Cell   25    2014
FUKAMINATO TSUYOSHI, KAMEI TAKASHI, SHIMA TOMOHIRO, OKADA YASUSHI, TAMAOKI NOBUYUKI
光化学討論会講演要旨集   2013 65   Sep 2013
OKADA YASUSHI
バイオイメージング   22(2) 98   Aug 2013
WATANABE SHIGEO, OKADA YASUSHI, TAKAHASHI TERUO, BENNETT KEITH, TAKESHIMA TOMOCHIKA
バイオイメージング   22(2) 158-159   Aug 2013
川原 敦雄, 岡田 康志
細胞工学   32(5) 558-563   2013
岡田康志
バイオイメージング   21(2) 100-101   Aug 2012   [Invited]
Okada Y., Higuchi H., Hirokawa N.
Seibutsu Butsuri   43(0)    2003
Masahide Kikkawa, Masahide Kikkawa, Elena P. Sablin, Yasushi Okada, Hiroaki Yajima, Robert J. Fletterick, Nobutaka Hirokawa
Microscopy and Microanalysis   8 210   Nov 2002

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(特別推進研究)
Project Year: 2006 - 2010    Investigator(s): Nobutaka HIROKAWA
Intracellular transport is fundamental for cellular functions in cells in general. We studied this mechanism focusing on the kinesin superfamily proteins (KIFs). The primary structures of 13 new KIFs were solved. Using molecular cell biology and m...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(COE形成基礎研究費, 特別推進研究(COE))
Project Year: 2001 - 2006    Investigator(s): Nobutaka HIROKAWA
Our research concerning the mechanism of intracellular transport elucidated followings using molecular cell biology, molecular genetics, biophysics and structural biology.1) Identification of all genes of kinesin superfamily proteins, KIFs in mamm...