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Uptake of a fluorescent L-glucose derivative 2-NBDLG into three-dimensionally accumulating insulinoma cells in a phloretin-sensitive manner.

Sasaki, A. et al.,  Human Cell. 29: 37-45 (2016)

 
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Recent publications from our lab
Yamada, K. Aberrant Uptake of a Fluorescent L-Glucose Analogue (fLG) into Tumor Cells Expressing Malignant Phenotypes. Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin 41: 1508-1516 (2018). doi: 10.1248/bpb.b18-00089
Yamada, K., Sato, D., Nakamura, T., Amano, H., and Morimoto, Y. Unknown biological effects of L-glucose, ALA, and PUFA. The Journal of Physiological Sciences 67: 539-548 (2017). doi:10.1007/s12576-017-0544-x.
Nagatomo, K., Suga S. Saitoh, M., Kogawa, M., Kobayashi, K., Yamamoto, Y., and Yamada, K. Dopamine D1 receptor immunoreactivity on fine processes of GFAP-positive astrocytes in the substantia nigra pars reticulata of adult mouse. Front. Neuroanat. 11: (2017). doi: 10.3389/fnana.2017.00003.
Shibasaki, K., Hosoi, N., Kaneko, R., Tominaga, M., and Yamada, K. Glycine release from astrocytes via functional reversal of GlyT1. J. Neurochem. 140: 395-403 (2017). doi:10.1111/jnc.13741.
Masamoto, K., Hirase, H., Yamada, K., and Kanno, I. Neurovascular coupling-What next? Prog. Brain Res. 225: 269-272 (2016). doi: 10.1016/bs.pbr.2016.03.007.
Yamada, K. “Vascular potassium channels in NVC” pp 63-73, In, New Horizons in Neurovascular Coupling, A Bridge Between Brain Circulation and Neuronal Plasticity. (Progress in Brain Research 225) 279 pages, Ed. by. Masamoto, K., Hirase, H., Yamada, K. Elsevier, Amsterdam (2016). doi: 10.1016/bs.pbr.2016.01.001.
Yamada, K., Takahashi, S., Karube, F., Fujiyama, F., Kobayashi, K., Nishi, A., Momiyama, T. Neuronal circuits and physiological roles of the basal ganglia in terms of transmitters, receptors and related disorders. J. Physiol. Sci. 66: 435-446 (2016). doi: 10.1007/s12576-016-0445-4.
Otsuka, Y., Sasaki, A., Teshima, T., Yamada, K. Yamamoto, T. Syntheses of D-Glucose Derivatives Emitting Blue Fluorescence through Pd-Catalyzed C-N Coupling. Org. Lett. 18: 1338-1341 (2016). doi: 10.1021/acs.orglett.6b00280.
Yokoyama, H., Sasaki, A., Yoshizawa, T., Kijima, H., Hakamada, K., Yamada, K. Imaging hamster model of bile duct cancer in vivo using fluorescent L-glucose derivatives. Human Cell 29: 111-121 (2016). doi: 10.1007/s13577-015-0131-5.
Sasaki, A., Nagatomo, K., Ono, K., Yamamoto, T., Otsuka, Y., Teshima, T., Yamada, K. Uptake of a fluorescent L-glucose derivative 2-NBDLG into three-dimensionally accumulating insulinoma cells in a phloretin-sensitive manner. Human Cell 29: 37-45 (2016). doi: 10.1007/s13577-015-0125-3.