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  • Hiroaki Okamoto, Yoshinori Sugiyama, +7 authors Yuzo Miyakawa
  • Medicine, Biology
  • The Journal of general virology
  • 1992 (First Publication: 1 March 1992)
  • Based on variation in nucleotide sequence within restricted regions in the putative C (core) gene of hepatitis C virus (HCV), four groups of HCV have been postulated in a panel of 44 HCV isolates.Continue Reading
  • Yoshinori Sugiyama, Akira Shimada, Tetsuya Sayo, Satoshi Yokohama Sakai, Shintaro Inoue
  • Medicine, Biology
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 1998 (First Publication: 1 February 1998)
  • We examined in situ expression of putative hyaluronan synthase genes, Has1 and Has2, and effects of transforming growth factor-beta on their expression. In situ mRNA hybridization showed that mouseContinue Reading
  • Hiroshi Hamamoto, Yoshinori Sugiyama, +5 authors Yoshimi Okada
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Bio/Technology
  • 1993 (First Publication: 1 August 1993)
  • We have developed a new tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) RNA vector and have used it initially to systemically produce an angiotensin-I-converting enzyme inhibitor peptide (ACEI) in tobacco and tomatoContinue Reading
  • Kazu Matsumoto, Yingcui Li, +8 authors Robert A. Kosher
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Development
  • 2009 (First Publication: 15 August 2009)
  • The glycosaminoglycan hyaluronan (HA) is a structural component of extracellular matrices and also interacts with cell surface receptors to directly influence cell behavior. To explore functions ofContinue Reading
  • Takuo Yuki, Akira Hachiya, +7 authors Shintaro Inoue
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 2011 (First Publication: 1 March 2011)
  • It has not been confirmed whether tight junctions (TJs) function as a paracellular permeability barrier in adult human skin. To clarify this issue, we performed a TJ permeability assay using humanContinue Reading
  • Hiroaki Okamoto, Shigeru Okada, +7 authors Yuzo Miyakawa
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Japanese journal of experimental medicine
  • 1990 (First Publication: 1 August 1990)
  • The 5'-noncoding region of hepatitis C virus (HCV) genomes is highly conserved. A two-stage polymerase chain reaction (PCR), involving two pairs of primers deduced from the 5'-noncoding region of theContinue Reading