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Rad52 forms ring structures and co‐operates with RPA in single‐strand DNA annealing
The RAD52 epistasis group in Saccharomyces cerevisiae is involved in various types of homologous recombination including recombinational double‐strand break (DSB) repair and meiotic recombination. AExpand
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Disruption of AMPA receptor GluR2 clusters following long‐term depression induction in cerebellar Purkinje neurons
Cerebellar long‐term depression (LTD) is thought to play an important role in certain types of motor learning. However, the molecular mechanisms underlying this event have not been clarified. Here,Expand
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Ferrimonas marina sp. nov.
A novel Ferrimonas species is described on the basis of phenotypic, chemotaxonomic and phylogenetic studies. Four halophilic organisms were isolated from marine sand and marine macroalgae samples byExpand
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Mechercharimyces mesophilus gen. nov., sp. nov. and Mechercharimyces asporophorigenens sp. nov., antitumour substance-producing marine bacteria, and description of Thermoactinomycetaceae fam. nov.
A study was carried out to clarify the taxonomy of four Gram-positive, heterotrophic mesophiles isolated from marine lakes in the Republic of Palau. The strains, designated YM3-251(T), YM3-653,Expand
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Microglia‐derived interleukin‐6 and leukaemia inhibitory factor promote astrocytic differentiation of neural stem/progenitor cells
Neural stem/progenitor cells (NSPCs) proliferate and differentiate depending on their intrinsic properties and local environment. It has been recognized that astrocytes promote neurogenicExpand
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Invasion activating caveolin-1 mutation in human scirrhous breast cancers.
We looked for mutations in the caveolin-1 gene, encoding a critical molecule for membrane signaling to cell growth, in 92 primary human breast cancers, and we report here the identification of aExpand
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Coraliomargarita akajimensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the phylum 'Verrucomicrobia' isolated from seawater in Japan.
An obligately aerobic, Gram-negative, non-spore-forming, non-motile, spherical bacterium, designated strain 04OKA010-24(T), was isolated from seawater surrounding the hard coral Galaxea fascicularisExpand
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Xenopus M phase MAP kinase: isolation of its cDNA and activation by MPF.
MAP kinase is activated and phosphorylated during M phase of the Xenopus oocyte cell cycle, and induces the interphase‐M phase transition of microtubule dynamics in vitro. We have carried outExpand
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Roles of PI3K/AKT/GSK3/mTOR Pathway in Cell Signaling of Mental Illnesses
Several pharmacological agents acting on monoamine neurotransmission are used for the management of mental illnesses. Regulation of PI3K/AKT and GSK3 pathways may constitute an important signalingExpand
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Identification and functional characterization of a novel barnacle cement protein
Barnacle attachment to various foreign materials in water is guided by an extracellular multiprotein complex. A 19 kDa cement protein was purified from the Megabalanus rosa cement, and its cDNA wasExpand
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