Metabolomics Research Group

Laboratories

Publications

2017

Original Papers

Shirai, K., Matsuda, F., Nakabayashi, R., Okamoto, M., Tanaka, M., Fujimoto, A., Shimizu, M., Shinozaki, K., Seki, M., Saito, K. and Hanada, K. (2017) A highly specific genome-wide association study integrated with transcriptome data reveals the contribution of copy number variations to specialized metabolites in Arabidopsis thaliana accessions. Molecular Biology and Evolution (MBE), doi: 10.1093/molbev/msx234
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Nakabayashi, R., Mori, T., Nishizawa, T. and Saito, K. (2017) Temporal lag between gene expression and metabolite accumulation in flavonol biosynthesis of Arabidopsis roots. Phytochemistry Letters, 22, 44-48
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Fukushima, A., Iwasa M., Nakabayashi, R., Kobayashi, M., Nishizawa, T., Okazaki, Y., Saito, K. and Kusano, M. (2017) Effects of Combined Low Glutathione with Mild Oxidative and Low Phosphorus Stress on the Metabolism of Arabidopsis thaliana. Front. Plant Sci., doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2017.01464
Open Access

Nakayasu, M., Umemoto, N., Ohyama, K., Fujimoto, Y., Lee, H.J., Watanabe, B., Muranaka, T., Saito, K., Sugimoto, Y. and Mizutani, M. (2017) A Dioxygenase Catalyzes Steroid 16α-Hydroxylation in Steroidal Glycoalkaloid Biosynthesis. Plant Physiol. doi: 10.1104/pp.17.00501
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Kim, J.M., To, T.K., Matsui, A., Tanoi, K., Kobayashi, N.I., Matsuda, F., Habu, Y., Ogawa, D., Sakamoto, T., Matsunaga, S., Bashir, K., Rasheed, S., Ando, M., Takeda, H., Kawaura, K., Kusano, M., Fukushima. A., Endo, T.A., Kuromori, T., Ishida, J., Morosawa, T., Tanaka, M., Torii, C., Takebayashi, Y., Sakakibara, H., Ogihara, Y., Saito, K., Shinozaki, K., Devoto, A. and Seki, M. (2017) Acetate-mediated novel survival strategy aginst drought in plants. Nat Plants., doi:10.1038/nplants.2017.97
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Wanga, Q., Kuramoto, Y., Okazaki, Y., Ota, E., Morita, M., Hirai, G., Saito, K. and Sodeoka, M. (2017) Synthesis of polyunsaturated fatty acid-containing glucuronosyl-diacylglycerol through direct glycosylation. Tetrahedron Letters, 58, 2915-2918
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Honoki, R., Ono, S., Oikawa, A., Saito, K. and Masuda, S. (2017) Significance of accumulation of the alarmone (p)ppGpp in chloroplasts for controlling photosynthesis and metabolite balance during nitrogen starvation in Arabidopsis. Photosynth Res. doi: 10.1007/s11120-017-0402-y
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Okazaki, Y., Takano, K. and Saito, K. (2017) Lipidomic analysis of soybean leaves revealed tissue-dependent difference in lipid remodeling under phosphorus-limited growth conditions, Plant Biotech., 34, 57–63
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Yu, X., Ohtani, M., Kusano, M., Nishikubo, N., Uenoyama, M., Umezawa, T., Saito, K., Shinozaki, K and Demura,T. (2017) Enhancement of abiotic stress tolerance in poplar by overexpression of key Arabidopsis stress response genes, AtSRK2C and AtGolS2. Molecular Breeding, doi:10.1007/s11032-016-0618-0
Open Access

  • Selvaraj, M.G., Ishizaki, T., Valencia, M., Ogawa, S., Dedicova, B., Ogata, T., Yoshiwara, K., Maruyama, K., Kusano, M., Saito, K., Takahashi, F., Shinozaki, K., Nakashima, K. and Ishitani, M. (2017) Overexpression of an Arabidopsis thaliana galactinol synthase gene improves drought tolerance in transgenic rice and increased grain yield in the field, Plant Biotechnol J., doi: 10.1111/pbi.12731

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Osanai, T., Kuwahara, A., Otsuki, H., Saito, K. and Hirai, M.Y. (2017) ACR11 is an Activator of Plastid-Type Glutamine Synthetase GS2 in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell Physiol., 58, 650-657
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Guan, X., Okazaki, Y., Lithio, A., Li, L., Zhao, X., Jin, H., Nettleton, D., Saito, K. and Nikolau, B.J. (2017) Discovery and Characterization of the 3-Hydroxyacyl-ACP Dehydratase Component of the Plant Mitochondrial Fatty Acid Synthase System. Plant Physiol., 173, 2010-2028
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Tamura, K., Teranishi, Y., Ueda, S., Suzuki, H., Kawano, N., Yoshimatsu, K., Saito, K., Kawahara, N., Muranaka, T. and Seki, H. (2017) Cytochrome P450 monooxygenase CYP716A141 is a unique β-amyrin C-16β oxidase involved in triterpenoid saponin biosynthesis in Platycodon grandiflorus. Plant Cell Physiol., doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcx043
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Nakabayashi, R., Hashimoto, K., Toyooka, K. and Saito, K. (2017) Top-down Metabolomic Approaches for Nitrogen-Containing Metabolites. Anal Chem., doi: 10.1021/acs.analchem.6b04163
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Adams, E., Miyazaki, T., Hayaishi-Satoh, A., Han, M., Kusano, M., Khandelia, H., Saito, K. and Shin, R. (2017) A novel role for methyl cysteinate, a cysteine derivative, in cesium accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Sci Rep., doi:10.1038/srep43170
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Press Releases

Vinegar: a cheap and simple way to help plants fight drought (27/Jun/2017)

New rice fights off drought (4/Apr/2017)

Awards

Kazuki Saito : The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award '17(2016), Development of plant metabolomics and medicinal plant genomics