Original Papers

2016.4.15 updated

2016

Fortunato AE, Jaubert M, Enomoto G, Bouly JP, Raniello R, Thaler M, Malviya S, Bernardes JS, Rappaport F, Gentili B, Huysman MJ, Carbone A, Bowler C, d'Alcalà MR, Ikeuchi M, Falciatore A. (2016) Diatom phytochromes reveal the existence of far-red-light-based sensing in the ocean. Plant Cell, in press. [PubMed]

Nagao R, Tomo T, Narikawa R, Enami I, Ikeuchi M (2016) Conversion of photosystem II dimer to monomers during photoinhibition is tightly coupled with decrease in oxygen-evolving activity in the diatom Chaetoceros gracilis. Photosynthesis Research, in press. [PubMed]

2015

Song C, Velazquez Escobar F, Xu XL, Narikawa R, Ikeuchi M, Siebert F, Gärtner W, Matysik J, Hildebrandt P. (2015) A red/green cyanobacteriochrome sustains its color despite a change in the bilin chromophore's protonation state. Biochemistry. 54: 5839-48. [PubMed]

Song C, Narikawa R, Ikeuchi M, Gärtner W, Matysik J. (2015) Color tuning in red/green cyanobacteriochrome AnPixJ: photoisomerization at C15 causes an excited-state destabilization. J Phys Chem B. 119: 9688-95. [PubMed]

Enomoto, G., Ni-Ni-Win, Narikawa, R. and Ikeuchi, M. (2015) Three cyanobacteriochromes work together to form a light color-sensitive input system for c-di-GMP signaling of cell aggregation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 112: 8082-8087. [PubMed]

Narikawa, R., Fushimi, K., Ni-Ni-Win, M. Ikeuchi (2015) Red-shifted red/green-type cyanobacteriochrome AM1_1870g3 from the chlorophyll d-bearing cyanobacterium Acaryochloris marina. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm. 461(2): 390-5. [PubMed]

Narikawa, R., Nakajima, T., Aono, Y., Fushimi, K., Enomoto, G., Ni-Ni-Win, Itho, S., Sato, M., Ikeuchi, M. (2015) A biliverdin-binding cyanobacteriochrome from the chlorophyll d–bearing cyanobacterium Acaryochloris marina. Scientific Reports, 5. [PubMed]

Hirose, Y., Katayama, M., Ohtsubo, Y., Misawa, N., Iioka, E., Suda, W., Ohsima, K., Hanaoka, M., Tanaka, K., Eki, T., Ikeuchi, M., Kikuchi, Y., Ishida, M., Hattori, M. (2015) Complete genome sequence of cyanobacterium Geminocystis sp. NIES-3709 that harbors phycoerythrin-rich phycobilisome. Genome Announcements, 3 (2): e00385-15. [PubMed]

Hirose, Y., Katayama, M., Ohtsubo, Y., Misawa, N., Iioka, E., Suda, W., Ohsima, K., Hanaoka, M., Tanaka, K., Eki, T., Ikeuchi, M., Kikuchi, Y., Ishida, M., Hattori, M. (2015) Complete genome sequence of cyanobacterium Geminocystis sp. NIES-3708, which performs type II complementary chromatic acclimation. Genome Announcements, 3 (3): e00357-15. [PubMed]

Maeda, K., Narikawa, R. and Ikeuchi, M. (2015) Measurement of nucleotide triphosphate sugar transferase activity via generation of pyrophosphate. Bio-Protocol, 5: e1450.

Kuroi K, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Tokutomi S, Kamiyama T, Terazima M. (2015) Pressure-sensitive reaction yield of the TePixD blue-light sensor protein. J Phys Chem B. 119(7): 2897-907. [PubMed]

2014

Kuroi, K., Okajima, K., Ikeuchi, M., Tokutomi, S. and Terazima, M. (2014) Transient conformational fluctuation of TePixD during a reaction. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 111: 14764-14769. [PubMed]

Midorikawa T, Endow JK, Dufour J, Zhu J, Inoue K (2014) Plastidic type I signal peptidase 1 is a redox-dependent thylakoidal processing peptidase. Plant J, 80(4): 592-603. [Plant J site] 

Enomoto, G., Nomura, R., Shimada, T., Ni-Ni-Win, Narikawa, R., Ikeuchi, M. (2014) Cyanobacteriochrome SesA is a diguanylate cyclase that induces cell aggregation in Thermosynechococcus. J. Biol. Chem., 289: 24801-9. [PubMed][U Tokyo News]

Narikawa, R., Enomoto, G., Win, N.N., Fushimi, K. and Ikeuchi, M. (2014) A new type of dual-Cys cyanobacteriochrome GAF domain found in cyanobacterium Acaryochloris marina, which has an unusual red/blue reversible photoconversion cycle. Biochemistry, 53: 5051-9. [PubMed]

Osanai, T, Oikawa, A, Iijima, H, Kuwahara, A, Asayama, M, Tanaka, K, Ikeuchi, M, Saito, K, Hirai MY. (2014) Metabolomic analysis reveals rewiring of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 primary metabolism by ntcA-overexpression. Environ. Microbiol. 10: 3304-3317. [PubMed]

Kiyota, H., Hirai, M.Y., Ikeuchi, M. (2014) NblA1/A2-dependent homeostasis of amino acid pools during nitrogen starvation in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Metabolites, 4: 517-531. [PubMed]

K. Hori, F. Maruyama, T. Fujisawa, T. Togashi, N. Yamamoto, M. Seo, S. Sato, T. Yamada, H. Mori, N. Tajima, T. Moriyama, M. Ikeuchi, M. Watanabe, H. Wada, K. Kobayashi, M. Saito, T. Masuda, Y. Sasaki-Sekimoto, K. Mashiguchi, K. Awai, M. Shimojima, S. Masuda, M. Iwai, T. Nobusawa, T. N., S. Kondo, H. Saito, R. Sato, M. Murakawa, Y. Ihara, Y. Oshima-Yamada, K. Ohtaka, M. Satoh, K. Sonobe, M. Ishii, R. Ohtani, M. Kanamori-Sato, R. Honoki, D. Miyazaki, H. Mochizuki, J. Umetsu, K. Higashi, D. Shibata, Y. Kamiya, N. Sato, Y. Nakamura, S. Tabata, S. Ida, K. Kurokawa, and H. Ohta (2014) Klebsormidium flaccidum genome reveals primary factors for plant terrestrial adaptation. Nature Comm. 5: 3978. [PubMed] Press release

Kiyota, H., Okuda, Y., Ito, M., Hirai, M.Y., Ikeuchi, M. (2014) Engineering for photosynthetic limonene production by cyanobacteria from CO2. J. Biotechnol. 185: 1-7. [PubMed]

Maeda, K., Narikawa, R., Ikeuchi, M. CugP is a novel ubiquitous non-GalU-type bacterial UDP-glucose pyrophosphorylase found in cyanobacteria. J. Bacteriol., 196: 2348-2354. [PubMed]

Watanabe, M., Semchonok, D.A., Webber-Birungi, M., Ehira, S., Kondo, K., Narikawa, R., Ohmori, M., Boekema, E.J. and Ikeuchi, M. Attachment of phycobilisomes in an antenna-photosystem I supercomplex of cyanobacteria. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 111: 2512-2517. [PubMed] press release

2013

Watanabe M., and Ikeuchi, M. (2013) Phycobilisome: architecture of a light-harvesting supercomplex. Photosynth. Res. 116: 265-276. [PubMed]

Osanai T, Oikawa A, Shirai T, Kuwahara A, Iijima H, Tanaka K, Ikeuchi M, Kondo A, Saito K, Hirai MY. (2014) Capillary electrophoresis-mass spectrometry reveals the distribution of carbon metabolites during nitrogen starvation in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Environ Microbiol. 16: 512-524. [PubMed]

Escobar VF, Utesch T, Narikawa R, Ikeuchi M, Mroginski MA, Gartner W, Hildebrandt P. (2013) Photoconversion mechanism of the second GAF domain of cyanobacteriochrome AnPixJ and the cofactor structure of its green-absorbing state. Biochemistry, 52: 4871-4880. [PubMed]

Gottlieb S.M., Kim P.W., Rockwell N.C., Hirose Y., Ikeuchi M., Lagarias J.C., Larsen D.S. (2013) Primary photodynamics of the green/red-absorbing photoswitching regulator of the chromatic adaptation E domain from Fremyella diplosiphon. Biochemistry, 52: 8198-8208. [PubMed]

Kuroi K, Tanaka K, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Tokutomi S, Terazima M. (2013) Anomalous diffusion of TePixD and identification of the photoreaction product. Photochem Photobiol Sci. 12:1180-6. [PubMed]

Ohbayashi R, Watanabe S, Kanesaki Y, Narikawa R, Chibazakura T, Ikeuchi M, Yoshikawa H. (2013) DNA replication depends on photosynthetic electron transport in cyanobacteria. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 344: 138-44. [PubMed]

Osanai T, Kuwahara A, Iijima H, Toyooka K, Sato M, Tanaka K, Ikeuchi M, Saito K, Hirai MY. (2013) Pleiotropic effect of sigE over-expression on cell morphology, photosynthesis and hydrogen production in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant J. 76: 456-465. [PubMed]

R. Nagao, T. Tomo, R. Narikawa, I. Enami, M. Ikeuchi (2013) Light-independent biosynthesis and assembly of the photosystem II complex in the diatom Chaetoceros gracilis. FEBS Lett. 587: 1340-1345. [PubMed]

Hirose, Y., Rockwell, N.C., Nishiyama, K., Narikawa, R., Ukaji, Y., Inomata, K., Lagarias, J.C., Ikeuchi, M. (2013) Green/red cyanobacteriochromes regulate complementary chromatic acclimation via a protochromic photocycle. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 110: 4974-4979. [PubMed] [press release]

Narikawa, R., Ishizuka, T., Muraki, N., Shiba, T., Kurisu, G. and Ikeuchi, M. (2013) Structures of cyanobacteriochromes from phototaxis regulators AnPixJ and TePixJ reveal general and specific photoconversion mechanism. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 110: 918-23. [PubMed] [press release]

2012

Liauw P, Mashiba T, Kopczak M, Wiegand K, Muraki N, Kubota H, Kawano Y, Ikeuchi M, Hase T, Roegner M, Kurisu G. (2012) Cloning, expression, crystallization and preliminary X-ray studies of the ferredoxin-NAD(P)+ reductase from the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 68:1048-51. [PubMed]

Tanaka K, Nakasone Y, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Tokutomi S, Terazima M. (2012) Time-resolved tracking of interprotein signal transduction: Synechocystis PixD-PixE complex as a sensor of light intensity. J Am Chem Soc. 134: 8336-9. [PubMed]

R. Nagao, T. Tomo, E. Noguchi, T. Suzuki, A. Okumura, R. Narikawa, I. Enami and M. Ikeuchi (2012) Proteases are associated with a minor fucoxanthin chlorophyll a/c-binding protein from the diatom, Chaetoceros gracilis. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1817: 2110-2117. [PubMed]

Yoshimura H, Ikeuchi M, Ohomori M. (2012) Cell surface-associated proteins in the filamentous cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120. Microbes Environ. 27: 538-43. [PubMed]

Nowaczyk MM, Krause K, Mieseler M, Sczibilanski A, Ikeuchi M, Roegner M. (2012) Deletion of psbJ leads to accumulation of Psb27-Psb28 photosystem II complexes in Thermosynechococcus elongatus. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1817: 1339-45. [PubMed]

Enomoto, G., Hirose, Y., Narikawa, R. and Ikeuchi, M. (2012) Thiol-based photocycle of the blue and teal light-sensing cyanobacteriochrome Tlr1999. Biochemistry, in press. [PubMed]

Kanesaki, Y., Shiwa, Y., Tajima, N., Suzuki, M., Watanabe, S., Sato, N., Ikeuchi, M., and Yoshikawa, H. (2012) Identification of substrain-specific mutations by massively parallel whole-genome resequencing of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. DNA Res. 19: 67-79. [PubMed]

Watanabe, M., Sato, M., Kondo, K., Narikawa, R. and Ikeuchi, M. (2012) Phycobilisome model with novel skeleton-like structures in a glaucocystophyte Cyanophora paradoxa. Biochim. Biophys. Acta in press. [Elsevier]

Midorikawa, T., Narikawa, R., and Ikeuchi, M. (2012) A deletion mutation in the spacing within the psaA core promoter enhances transcription in a cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant Cell Physiol. in press. [PubMed]

2011

Narikawa, R., Suzuki, F., Yoshihara, S., Higashi, S., Watanabe, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2011) Novel photosensory two-component system (PixA-NixB-NixC) involved in the regulation of positive and negative phototaxis of cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant Cell Physiol. 52: 2214-2224. [PubMed]

Noji, T., Suzuki, H., Gotoh, T., Iwai, M., Ikeuchi, M., Tomo, T., and Noguchi, T. (2011) Photosystem II gold nanoparticle conjugate as a nanodevice for the development of artificial light-driven water-splitting systems. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2: 2448-2452. [ACS Pub]

Fukushima, Y, Iwaki M, Narikawa R, Ikeuchi M, Tomita Y, Itoh S. (2011) Photoconversion mechanism of a green/red photosensory cyanobacteriochrome AnPixJ: time-resolved optical spectroscopy and FTIR analysis of the AnPixJ-GAF2 domain. Biochemistry 50: 6328-39. [PubMed]

Tajima, N., Sato, S., Maruyama, F., Kaneko, T., Sasaki, N.V., Kurokawa, K., Ohta, H., Kanesaki, Y., Yoshikawa, H., Tabata, S., Ikeuchi, M., and Sato, N. (2011) Genomic structure of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 Strain GT-S. DNA Res. 18: 393-399. [PubMed]

Tanaka K, Nakasone Y, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Tokutomi S, Terazima M. (2011) A way to sense light intensity: Multiple-excitation of the BLUF photoreceptor TePixD suppresses conformational change. FEBS Lett. 585: 786-90. [PubMed]

Tanaka K, Nakasone Y, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Tokutomi S, Terazima M. (2011) Light-induced conformational change and transient dissociation reaction of the BLUF photoreceptor Synechocystis PixD (Slr1694). J Mol Biol. 409: 773-85. [PubMed]

Osanai, T., Oikawa, A., Azuma, M., Tanaka, K., Saito, K., Hirai, M.Y., and Ikeuchi, M. (2011) Genetic engineering of the group 2 sigma factor SigE widely activates the expressions of sugar catabolic genes in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. J Biol Chem. 286: 30962-71. [PubMed]

Yoshimura, H., Kotake, T., Aohara, T., Tsumuraya, Y., Ikeuchi, M. and Ohmori, M. The role of extracellular polysaccharides produced by the terrestrial cyanobacterium Nostoc sp. strain HK-01 in NaCl tolerance. J. Appl. Phycol. in press. [SpringerLink]

Kawano, Y., Saotome, T., Ochiai, Y., Katayama, M., Narikawa, R. and Ikeuchi, M. Cellulose accumulation and a cellulose synthase gene are responsible for cell aggregation in the cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus vulcanus RKN. Plant Cell Physiol. 52: 957-66. [PubMed]

Toyooka T, Tanaka K, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Tokutomi S, and Terazima M. Macromolecular crowding effects on reactions of TePixD (Tll0078). Photochem Photobiol.87: 584-9. [PubMed]

Kawakami, K., Umena, Y., Iwai, M., Kawabata, Y., Ikeuchi, M., Kamiya, N. and Shen, J.-R. (2011) Roles of PsbI and PsbM in photosystem II dimer formation and stability studied by deletion mutagenesis and X-ray crystallography. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1807: 319-325. [PubMed]

Ishizuka, T., Kamiya, A., Suzuki, H., Narikawa, R., Noguchi, T., Kohchi, T., Inomata, K., and Ikeuchi, M. (2011) The cyanobacteriochrome, TePixJ, isomerizes its own chromophore by converting phycocyanobilin to phycoviolobilin. Biochemistry, 50: 953-961. [PubMed]

Watanabe, M., Kubota, H., Wada, H., Narikawa, R. and Ikeuchi, M. (2011) Novel supercomplex organization of Photosystem I in Anabaena and Cyanophora paradoxa. Plant Cell Physiol. 52: 162-168. [PubMed]

2010

Hirose, Y., Narikawa, R., Katayama, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2010) Cyanobacteriochrome CcaS regulates phycoerythrin accumulation in Nostoc punctiforme, a group II chromatic adapter. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 107: 8854-8859. [PubMed]

Yoshimura, H., Kaneko, Y., Ehira, S., Yoshihara, S., Ikeuchi, M. and Ohmori, M. (2010) CccS and CccP are involved in construction of cell surface components in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803. Plant Cell Physiol. 51: 1163-72. [PubMed]

Nagao, R., Suzuki, T., Okumura, A., Niikura, A., Iwai, M., Dohmae, N., Tomo, T., Shen, J.R., Ikeuchi, M. and Enami, I. (2010) Topological analysis of the extrinsic PsbO, PsbP and PsbQ proteins in a green algal Photosystem II complex by crosslinking with a water-soluble carbodiimide. Plant Cell Physiol. 51: 718-727. [PubMed]

Fujisawa T, Narikawa R, Okamoto S, Ehira S, Yoshimura H, Suzuki I, Masuda T, Mochimaru M, Takaichi S, Awai K, Sekine M, Horikawa H, Yashiro I, Omata S, Takarada H, Katano Y, Kosugi H, Tanikawa S, Ohmori K, Sato N, Ikeuchi M, Fujita N, Ohmori M. Genomic structure of an economically important cyanobacterium, Arthrospira (Spirulina) platensis NIES-39. (2010) DNA Res. 17: 85-103. [PubMed]

Iwai M, Suzuki T, Kamiyama A, Sakurai I, Dohmae N, Inoue Y, Ikeuchi M. PsbK subunit is required for the stable assembly and stability of other small subunits in the Photosystem II complex in the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. (2010) Plant Cell Physiol. 51: 554-560. [PubMed]

Takasaka K, Iwai M, Umena Y, Kawakami K, Ohmori Y, Ikeuchi M, Takahashi Y, Kamiya N, Shen JR. Structural and functional studies on Ycf12 (Psb30) and PsbZ-deletion mutants from a thermophilic cyanobacterium. (2010) Biochim Biophys Acta. 1797:278-84. [PubMed]

Nagao R, Tomo T, Noguchi E, Nakajima S, Suzuki T, Okumura A, Kashino Y, Mimuro M, Ikeuchi M, Enami I. Purification and characterization of a stable oxygen-evolving Photosystem II complex from a marine centric diatom, Chaetoceros gracilis. (2010) Biochim Biophys Acta. 1797:160-6. [PubMed]

Allakhverdiev, S.I., Tomo, T., Shimada, Y., Kindo, H., Nagao, R., Klimov, V.V., and Mimuro, M. (2010) Redox potential of pheophytin a in photosystem II of two cyanobacteria having the different special pair chlorophylls. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 107: 3924-3929. [PubMed]

Shibamoto, T., Kato, Y., Nagao, R., Yamazaki, T., Tomo, T., Watanabe, T. (2010) Species-dependence of the redox potential of the primary quinone electron acceptor QA in photosystem II verified by spectroelectrochemistry. FEBS Lett. 584: 1526-30. [PubMed]

2009

Cormann KU, Ikeuchi M, Rogner M, Nowaczyk MM, Stoll R. Sequence-specific (1)H, (13)C, and (15)N backbone assignment of Psb27 from Synechocystis PCC 6803. (2009) Biomol NMR Assign. 2009 Sep 30. [PubMed]

Nagao R, Tomo T, Noguchi E, Nakajima S, Suzuki T, Okumura A, Kashino Y, Mimuro M, Ikeuchi M, Enami I. Purification and characterization of a stable oxygen-evolving Photosystem II complex from a marine centric diatom, Chaetoceros gracilis. (2009) Biochim Biophys Acta. 2009 Sep 23.[PubMed]

Cormann KU, Bangert JA, Ikeuchi M, Rogner M, Stoll R, Nowaczyk MM. Structure of Psb27 in solution: implications for transient binding to photosystem II during biogenesis and repair. (2009) Biochemistry. 48: 8768-70. [PubMed]

Midorikawa T, Matsumoto K, Narikawa R, Ikeuchi M. An Rrf2-type transcriptional regulator is required for expression of psaAB genes in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. (2009) Plant Physiol. 151: 882-92. [PubMed]

Watanabe M, Iwai M, Narikawa R, Ikeuchi M. Is the photosystem II complex a monomer or a dimer? (2009) Plant Cell Physiol. 50: 1674-80. [PubMed]

Tanaka K, Nakasone Y, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Tokutomi S, Terazima M. Oligomeric-state-dependent conformational change of the BLUF protein TePixD (Tll0078). (2009) J Mol Biol. 386: 1290-300. [PubMed]

Shibata Y, Murai Y, Satoh Y, Fukushima Y, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Itoh S. Acceleration of electron-transfer-induced fluorescence quenching upon conversion to the signaling state in the blue-light receptor, TePixD, from Thermosynechococcus elongatus. (2009) J Phys Chem B. 113: 8192-8. [PubMed]

Osanai T, Imashimizu M, Seki A, Sato S, Tabata S, Imamura S, Asayama M, Ikeuchi M, Tanaka K. ChlH, the H subunit of the Mg-chelatase, is an anti-sigma factor for SigE in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. (2009) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 106: 6860-5. [PubMed]

Narikawa R, Muraki N, Shiba T, Ikeuchi M, Kurisu G. Crystallization and preliminary X-ray studies of the chromophore-binding domain of cyanobacteriochrome AnPixJ from Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. (2009) Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 65: 159-62. [PubMed]

2008

Kondo K, Mullineaux CW, Ikeuchi M. Distinct roles of CpcG1-phycobilisome and CpcG2-phycobilisome in state transitions in a cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. (2009) Photosynth Res. 99: 217-25. [PubMed]

Myouga F, Hosoda C, Umezawa T, Iizumi H, Kuromori T, Motohashi R, Shono Y, Nagata N, Ikeuchi M, Shinozaki K. A heterocomplex of iron superoxide dismutases defends chloroplast nucleoids against oxidative stress and is essential for chloroplast development in Arabidopsis. (2008) Plant Cell. 20: 3148-62. [PubMed]

Nagai H, Fukushima Y, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Mino H. Formation of interacting spins on flavosemiquinone and tyrosine radical in photoreaction of a blue light sensor BLUF protein TePixD. (2008) Biochemistry. 47: 12574-82. [PubMed]

Narikawa R, Kohchi T, Ikeuchi M. Characterization of the photoactive GAF domain of the CikA homolog (SyCikA, Slr1969) of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. (2008) Photochem Photobiol Sci. 7: 1253-9. [PubMed]

Ikeuchi M, Ishizuka T. Cyanobacteriochromes: a new superfamily of tetrapyrrole-binding photoreceptors in cyanobacteria. (2008) Photochem Photobiol Sci. 7: 1159-67. [PubMed]

Iwai M, Maoka T, Ikeuchi M, Takaichi S. 2,2'-beta-hydroxylase (CrtG) is involved in carotenogenesis of both nostoxanthin and 2-hydroxymyxol 2'-fucoside in Thermosynechococcus elongatus strain BP-1. (2008) Plant Cell Physiol. 49: 1678-87. [PubMed]

Sato S, Ikeuchi M, Nakamoto H. Expression and function of a groEL paralog in the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus under heat and cold stress. (2008) FEBS Lett. 582: 3389-95. [PubMed]

Suzuki H, Okajima K, Ikeuchi M, Noguchi T. LOV-like flavin-Cys adduct formation by introducing a Cys residue in the BLUF domain of TePixD. (2008) J Am Chem Soc. 130: 12884-5. [PubMed]

Hirose Y, Shimada T, Narikawa R, Katayama M, Ikeuchi M. Cyanobacteriochrome CcaS is the green light receptor that induces the expression of phycobilisome linker protein. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 105: 9528-33. [PubMed]

Narikawa R, Fukushima Y, Ishizuka T, Itoh S, Ikeuchi M. A novel photoactive GAF domain of cyanobacteriochrome AnPixJ that shows reversible green/red photoconversion. (2008) J Mol Biol. 380: 844-55. [PubMed]

Higo A, Ikeuchi M, Ohmori M. cAMP regulates respiration and oxidative stress during rehydration in Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. (2008) FEBS Lett. 582: 1883-8. [PubMed]

Henmi T, Iwai M, Ikeuchi M, Kawakami K, Shen JR, Kamiya N. (2008) X-ray crystallographic and biochemical characterizations of a mutant photosystem II complex from Thermosynechococcus vulcanus with the psbTc gene inactivated by an insertion mutation. J Synchrotron Radiat. 15: 304-7. [PubMed]

Osanai T, Ikeuchi M, Tanaka K. (2008) Group 2 sigma factors in cyanobacteria. Physiol Plant. 133: 490-506. [PubMed]

Hishiya S, Hatakeyama W, Mizota Y, Hosoya-Matsuda N, Motohashi K, Ikeuchi M, Hisabori T. (2008) Binary reducing equivalent pathways using NADPH-thioredoxin reductase and ferredoxin-thioredoxin reductase in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803. Plant Cell Physiol. 49: 11-8. [PubMed]


2007

Kondo, K., Katayama, M. and Ikeuchi, M., (2007) Specific interaction between CpcG2-phycobilisome and photosystem I. in PS2007 Proceedings: 14th International Congress on Photosynthesis.

Kawakami, K., Kawabata, Y., Henmi, T., Iwai, M., Suematsu, T., Ikeuchi, M., Kamiya, N. and Shen, J-R. (2007) Crystallization and crystal structure analysis of a mutant photosystem II complex lacking PsbI from Thermosynechococcus vulcanus. in PS2007 Proceedings: 14th International Congress on Photosynthesis.

Fukushima, Y., Murai, Y., Okajima, K., Ikeuchi, M. and Itoh, S. (2007) Photoreactions of Tyr8- and Gln50-mutated BLUF domains of the PixD protein of Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1: Photoconversion at low temperature without Tyr-8. Biochemistry, 47: 660-669. [PubMed]

Ishino Y, Okada H, Ikeuchi M, Taniguchi H. (2007) Mass spectrometry-based prokaryote gene annotation. Proteomics, 7: 4053-65.

Higo, A., Suzuki T, Ikeuchi M, and Ohmori M. (2007) Dynamic transcriptional changes in response to rehydration in Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Microbiology, 153: 3685-94.

Iwai, M., Suzuki, T., Dohmae, N., Inoue, Y. and Ikeuchi, M. (2007) Absence of the PsbZ subunits prevents association of the PsbK and Ycf12 with the photosystem II in the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. Plant Cell Physiol. 48: 1758--63.

Kawakami, K., Iwai, M., Ikeuchi, M., Kamiya, N. and Shen, J-R. (2007) Location of PsbY in oxygen-evolving photosystem II revealed by mutagenesis and X-ray crystallography. FEBS Lett. 581: 4983--4987.

Ishizuka, T., Narikawa, R., Kohchi, T., Katayama, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2007) Cyanobacteriochrome TePixJ of Thermosynechococcus elongatus harbors phycoviolobilin as a chromophore. Plant Cell Physiol. 48: 1385--1390.

Kondo, K., Ochiai, Y., Katayama, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2007) The membrane-associated CpcG2-phycobilisome in Synechocystis; a new Photosystem I antenna. Plant Physiol. 144: 1200--10. [PubMed]

Takahashi, R., Okajima, K., Suzuki, H., Nakamura, H., Ikeuchi, M. and Noguchi, T. (2007) FTIR study on the hydrogen-bond structure of a key tyrosine residue in the flavin-binding blue light sensor TePixD from Thermosynechococcus elongatus. Biochemistry 46: 6459-6467. [PubMed]

Ozaki, H., Ikeuchi, M., Ogawa, T., Fukuzawa, H. and Sonoike, K. (2007) Large scale analysis of chlorophyll fluorescence kinetics in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803: Identification of the factors involved in the modulation of photosystem stoichiometry. Plant Cell Physiol. 48: 451-458. [PubMed]

Fukushima, Y., Okajima, K., Ikeuchi, M. and Itoh, S. (2007) Two intermediate states I and J trapped at low temperature in the photocycles of two BLUF domain proteins of cyanobacteria Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 and Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. Photochem Photobiol. 83: 112-121. [PubMed]

Suzuki, T., Yoshimura, H., Ehira, S., Ikeuchi, M., and Ohmori, M. (2007) AnCrpA, a cAMP receptor protein, regulates nif-related gene expression in the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120 grown with nitrate. FEBS Lett. 581: 21-8.

2006

Narikawa, R., Zikihara, K., Okajima, K., Ochiai, Y., Katayama, M., Shichida, Y., Tokutomi, S. and Ikeuchi, M. Three putative photosensory flavin-PAS domains with distinct biochemical properties from the filamentous cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Photochem. Photobiol. 82: 1627-33.

Seki, A., Nakano, T., Takahashi, H., Matsumoto, K., Ikeuchi, M., and Tanaka, K. (2006) Light-responsive transcriptional regulation of the suf promoters involved in Fe-S cluster biogenesis in a cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. FEBS Lett. 580: 5044-5048.

Okajima, K. Fukushima, Y., Suzuki, H., Kita, A., Ochiai, Y., Katayama, M., Shibata, Y., Miki, K., Noguchi, T., Itoh, S. and Ikeuchi, M. (2006) Fate determination of the flavin photoreceptions in the cyanobacterial blue light receptor TePixD (Tll0078). J. Mol. Biol. 363: 10-18.

Ishizuka, T., Shimada, T., Okajima, K., Yoshihara, S., Ochiai, Y., Katayama M. and Ikeuchi, M., Characterization of cyanobacteriochrome TePixJ from a thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus strain BP-1. Plant Cell Physiol. 47: 1251-1261.

Higo, A., Katoh, H., Ohmori, K., Ikeuchi, M. and Ohmori, M. (2006) The role of a gene cluster for trehalose metabolism in dehydration tolerance of the filamentous cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Microbiology 152: 979-987.

Kobayashi, M., Katoh, H. and Ikeuchi, M. (2006) Mutations in a putative chloride efflux transporter gene suppress the chloride requirement of the photosystem II in psbV-disruptant (or cytochrome c550 deficient mutant). Plant Cell Physiol. 47: 799-804.

Yoshimura, H., Ikeuchi, M. and Ohmori, M. Up-regulated gene expression during dehydration in terrestrial cyanobacterium Nostoc sp. HK-01. Microbe Environ., 21: 129-133.

Iwai, M., Katayama, M. and Ikeuchi, M. Absence of the psbH gene product destabilizes Photosystem II complex: the lack of PSII-X protein in the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. Photosynth. Res. 87: 313-322.

2005

Kobayashi, M., Okada, K. and Ikeuchi, M. (2005) A suppressor mutation in a-phycocyanin gene in light/glucose-sensitive phenotype of psbK-disruptant of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant Cell Physiol. 46: 1561-1567.

Ohta H, Shibata Y, Haseyama Y, Yoshino Y, Suzuki T, Kagasawa T, Kamei A, Ikeuchi M, Enami I. (2005) Identification of genes expressed in response to acid stress in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 using DNA microarrays. Photosynth. Res. 84: 225-230.

Okajima, K., Yoshihara, S., Fukushima, Y., Geng, X., Katayama, M. Higashi, S., Watanabe, M., Sato, S., Tabata, S., Shibata, Y., Itoh, S. and Ikeuchi, M. (2005) Biochemical and functional characterization of BLUF-type flavin-binding proteins of two species of cyanobacteria. Journal of Biochemistry, 137: 741-750.

Zhang, Battchikova, N., Paakkarinen, V., Katoh, H., Iwai, M., Ikeuchi, M., Pakrasi, H.B., Ogawa, T. and Aro, E.-V. Isolation, subunit composition and interaction of the NDH-1 complexes from Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. Biochemical Journal, 390: 513-520.

Kondo, K., Geng, X., Katayama, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2005) Distinct roles of CpcG1 and CpcG2 in phycobilisome assembly in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Photosynthesis Research, 84: 269-273.

Kita, A., Okajima, K., Morimoto, Ikeuchi, M. and Miki, K. (2005) Structure of a cyanobacterial BLUF protein, Tll0078, containing a novel FAD-binding blue light sensor domain. Journal of Molecular Biology 349: 1-9.

Fukushima, Y., Okajima, K., Shibata, Y., Ikeuchi, M. and Itoh, S. (2005) Primary intermediate in photocycle of a blue light sensory BLUF FAD-protein Tll0078 of Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. Biochemistry 44: 5149-5158.

2004

Iwai, M., Katoh, H., Katayama, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2004) PSII-Tc protein plays an important role in dimerization of Photosystem II. Plant & Cell Physiology 45: 1809-1816.

Yoshihara, S., Katayama, M., Geng, X. and Ikeuchi, M. (2004) Cyanobacterial phytochrome-like PixJ1 holoprotein shows novel reversible photoconversion between blue- and green-absorbing forms. Plant & Cell Physiology 45: 1729-1737.

Yoshihara, S. and Ikeuchi, M. (2004) Phototactic motility in the unicellular cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Photochemistry & Photobiology Science 3: 512-8. [PubMed]

Narikawa, R., Okamoto, S., Ikeuchi, M. and Ohmori, M. (2004) Molecular evolution of PAS domain-containing proteins of filamentous cyanobacteria through domain shuffling and domain duplication. DNA Research 11: 69-81. [PDF download]

Sato, N., Ohmori, M., Ikeuchi, M., Tashiro, K., Wolk, P.C., Kaneko, T., Okada, K., Tsuzuki, M., Ehira, S., Katoh, H., Okamoto, S., Yoshimura, H., Fujisawa, T., Kamei, A., Yoshihara, S., Narikawa, R., Hamano, T., Tabata, S., Kuhara, S. (2004) Use of segment-based microarray in the analysis of global gene expression in response to various environmental stresses in the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Journal of General & Applied Microbiology 50: 1-8. [PubMed]

Kobayashi, M., Isizuka, T., Katayama, M., Kanehisa, M., Bhattacharyya-Pakrasi, M., Pakrasi, H.B. and Ikeuchi , M. (2004) Response to oxidative stress involves a novel peroxiredoxin gene in the unicellular cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant & Cell Physiology 45: 290-299. [PubMed]

Iwai, M., Katoh, H., Katayama, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2004) Improved genetic transformation of the thermophilic cyanobacterium, Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. Plant & Cell Physiology 45: 171-175. [PubMed]

2003

Itaya, M.,, Fujita, K., Ikeuchi, M., Koizumi, M. and Tsuge, K. (2003) Stable positional cloning of long continuous DNA in the Bacillus subtilis genome vector. Journal of Biochemistry 134: 513-519. [PubMed]

Narikawa, R., Okamoto, S., Ikeuchi, M. and Ohmori, M. (2003) Newly identified motifs within PAS domains of filamentous cyanobacteria. Genome Informatics 14: 444-445. [PDF download]

Hihara, Y., Sonoike, K., Kanehisa, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2003) DNA microarray analysis of redox responsive genes in the genome of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803. Journal of Bacteriology 185: 1719-1725. [PubMed]

Kamei, A, Yoshihara, S., Yuasa, T., Geng, X. and Ikeuchi, M. (2003) Biochemical and functional characterization of a eukaryotic-type protein kinase, SpkB, in the cyanobacterium, Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Current Microbiology 46: 296-301. [PubMed]

2002

Kashino, Y., Koike, H., Yoshio, M., Egashira, H., Ikeuchi, M., Pakrasi, H.B. and Satoh, K. (2002) Low-molecular-mass polypeptide components of a photosystem II preparation from the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus vulcanus. Plant & Cell Physiology 43: 1366-1373. [PubMed]

Nakamura, Y., Kaneko, T., Sato, S., Ikeuchi, M., Katoh, H., Sasamoto, S., Watanabe, A., Iriguchi, M., Kawashima, K., Kimura, T., Kishida, Y., Kiyokawa, C., Kohara, M., Matsumoto, M., Matsuno, A., Nakazaki, N., Shimpo, S., Sugimoto, M., Takeuchi, C., Yamada, M. and Tabata, S. (2002) Complete genome structure of the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1. DNA Research 9: 123-130 [PDF download]

Kamei, A., Yuasa, T., Geng, X. and Ikeuchi, M. (2002) Biochemical examination of the potential eukaryotic-type protein kinase genes in the complete genome of the unicellular cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. DNA Research 9: 71-78. [PubMed]

Yoshihara, S., Geng, X. and Ikeuchi, M. (2002) pilG gene cluster and split pilL genes involved in pilus biogenesis, motility and genetic transformation in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant & Cell Physiology 43: 513-521. [PubMed]

Yoshimura, H., Yoshihara, S., Okamoto, S., Ikeuchi, M. and Ohmori, M. (2002) A cAMP receptor protein, SYCRP1, is responsible for the cell motility of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant & Cell Physiology, 43: 460-463. [PubMed]

Furumichi, M., Sato, Y., Omata, T., Ikeuchi, M. and Kanehisa, M. (2002) SYORF: Community annotation of cyanobacteria genes. Genome Informatics 13: 402-403.

2001

Ohmori, M., Ikeuchi, M., Sato, N., Wolk, P., Kaneko, T., Ogawa, T., Kanehisa, M., Goto, S., Kawashima, S., Okamoto, S., Yoshimura, H., Katoh, H., Fujisawa, T., Ehira, S., Kamei, A., Yoshihara, S., Narikawa, R. and Tabata, S. (2001) Characterization of genes encoding multi-domain proteins in the genome of the filamentous nitrogen-fixing cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120. DNA Research, 8: 271-284. [PDF download]

Ikeuchi, M. and Tabata, S. (2001) Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803: a useful tool in the study of the genetics of cyanobacteria. Photosynthesis Research, 70: 73-83. [PDF download]

Kamei, A., Hihara, Y., Yoshihara, S., Geng, X., Kanehisa, M. and Ikuechi, M. (2001) Functional Analysis of lexA-like gene, sll1626 in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 using DNA microarray. in PS2001 Proceedings: 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis. S41-013, CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

Yoshihara, S., Kobayashi, R., Geng, X. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) A novel gene involved in phototactic motility of the unicellular cyanobacterium Synechcocystis sp. PCC 6803. in PS2001 Proceedings: 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis. S24-020, CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

Kobayashi, M., Katoh, H. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) Analysis of mutations to suppress the chloride requirement of the psbV-disruptant of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. in PS2001 Proceedings: 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis. S25-009, CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

Iwai, M., Katoh, H. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) Functional analysis of PSII-T protein of photosystem II complex from the thermophilic cyanobacterium, Thermosynechococcus (formerly Synechococcus) elongatus BP-1. in PS2001 Proceedings: 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis. S22-031, CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

Katoh, H. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) Characterization of PSII-I or PSII-K protein-depleted photosystem II from Thermosynechococcus elongatus strain BP-1. PSII-I protein plays an essential role in dimerization of photosystem II. in PS2001 Proceedings: 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis. S5-50, CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

Hihara, Y., Hiyama, T., Kanehisa, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) DNA microarray analysis of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 cells under PSII and PSI light conditions. in PS2001 Proceedings: 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis. S41-015, CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

Aiba, H., Kamei, K., Ikeuchi, M., Ogawa, T., Fukuzawa, H., and Sonoike, K. (2001) Analysis of a cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 genome by application of chlorophyll fluorescence video-imaging system. in PS2001 Proceedings: 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis. S41-010, CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

Fukuzawa, H., Miura, K., Matsui, Y., Irie, T., Ogawa, T., Ikeuchi, M., Kaneko, T. and Tabata, S. (2001) Isolation of high-CO2 requiring mutants through the systematic gene disruption system in a cyanobacterium, Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. in PS2001 Proceedings: 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis. S41-024, CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

Katoh, H., Itoh, S., Shen, J.R. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) Functional analysis of psbV and a novel c-type cytochrome gene psbV2 of the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus. Plant & Cell Physiology, 42: 599-607. [PubMed]

Hihara, Y., Kamei, A., Kanehisa, M., Kaplan, A. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) DNA microarray analysis of cyanobacterial gene expression during acclimation to high light. Plant Cell 13: 793-806. [PubMed] [PDF download]

Sonoike, K. Hihara, Y. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) Physiological significance of the regulation of photosystem stoichiometry upon high light acclimation of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant & Cell Physiology, 42: 379-384. [PubMed]

Kamei, A., Yuasa, T., Orikawa, K., Geng, X.X. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) A eukaryotic-type protein kinase SpkA is required for the normal motility of the unicellular cyanobacterium, Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Journal of Bacteriology, 183: 1505-1510. [PubMed][PDF download]

Katoh, H. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) Targeted disruption of psbX and biochemical characterization of Photosystem II complex in the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus. Plant & Cell Physiology, 42: 179-188. [PubMed]

Satoh, S., M. Ikeuchi, Mimuro, M. and Tanaka, A. (2001) Chlorophyll b in expressed in cyanobacteria functions as a light-harvesting antenna in photosystem I through flexibility of the proteins. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 276: 4293-4297. [PubMed][PDF download]

Yoshihara, S., Geng, X.X., Okamoto, S., Yura, K., Murata, T., Go, M., Ohmori, M. and Ikeuchi, M. (2001) Mutational analysis of genes involved in pilus structure, motility and transformation competency in the unicellular motile cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant & Cell Physiology, 42: 63-73. [PubMed]

2000

Yoshihara, S., Suzuki, F., Fujita, H., Geng, X.X. and Ikeuchi, M. (2000) Novel putative photoreceptor and regulatory genes required for the positive phototactic movement of the unicellular motile cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant & Cell Physiology, 41: 1299-1304. [PubMed]

Uchiyama, I., Miwa, T., Nishide, H., Suzuki, I., Omata, T., Ikeuchi, M., Murata, N. and Kanehisa, M. (2000) Data submission system for cyanobacterial DNA chip consortium. Genome Informatics 11: 235-236.

Okuji, Y.K., Hihara, Y., Kamei, A., Ikeuchi, M., Suzuki, I., Murata, N. and Kanehisa, M. (2000) Gene expression analysis of orthologs in Synechocystis sp. with operons in Escherichia coli. Genome Informatics 11: 233-234.

1999 or earlier

Okamoto, S., Ikeuchi, M. and Ohmori, M. (1999) Experimental analysis of recently transposed insertion sequences in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. DNA Research, 6: 265-273. [PDF download]

Umeda, Y., Hirano, A., Ishibashi, M., Akiyama, H., Onizuka, T., Ikeuchi, M. and Inoue, Y. (1999) Cloning of cellulose synthase genes from Acetobacter xylinum JCM 7664: Implication of a novel set of cellulose synthase genes. DNA Research, 6: 109-115. [PDF download]

Martinson, T.A., M. Ikeuchi, M. and Plumley, F.G. (1998) Oxygen-evolving diatom thylakoid membranes. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1409: 72-86.

Hihara, Y., Sonoike, K. and Ikeuchi, M. (1998) A novel gene, pmgA, specifically regulates photosystem stoichiometry in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 in response to high light. Plant Physiology, 117: 1205-1216. [PubMed][PDF download]

Hihara, Y. and Ikeuchi, M. (1998) Toward the elucidation of physiological significance of pmgA-mediated high-light acclimation to adjust photosystem stoichiometry: effects of the prolonged high-light treatment on pmgA mutants. in Photosynthesis: Mechanisms and Effects (Garab, G. ed.), pp.2929-2932, Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Kamei, A., Ogawa, T. and Ikeuchi, M. (1998) Identification of a novel gene (slr2031) involved in high-light resistance in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. in Photosynthesis: Mechanisms and Effects (Garab, G. ed.), pp.2901-2905, Kluwer Academic Publishers. [PDF download]

Hihara, Y. and Ikeuchi, M. (1997) Mutation in a novel gene required for photomixotrophic growth leads to enhanced photoautotrophic growth of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Photosynthesis Research, 53: 243-252. [PubMed]

Shen, J.-R., Ikeuchi, M. and Inoue, Y. (1997) Analysis of the psbU gene encoding the 12-kDa extrinsic protein of Photosytem II and studies on its role by deletion mutagenesis in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 272: 17821-17826. [PubMed] [PDF download]

Umeda, Y., Hirano, A., Hon-Nami, K., Kunito, S., Akiyama, H., Onizuka, T., Ikeuchi, M. and Inoue, Y. (1997) Conversion of CO2 into cellulose by gene manipulation of microalgae: Cloning of cellulose synthase genes from Acetobacter xylinum. in Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis (Delmon, B. and Yates, J.T. eds.), Vol. 114, pp.653-656, Elsevier Science.

Okada, K., Ikeuchi, M., Yamamoto, N., Ono, T-A. and Miyao, M. (1996) Selective and specific cleavage of the D1 and D2 proteins of Photosystem II by exposure to singlet oxygen: factors responsible for the susceptibility to cleavage of the proteins. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1274: 73-79.

Miyao, M., Yamamoto, N., Ikeuchi, M. and Ono, T. (1995) Specific degradation of the D1 protein of Photosystem II by treatment with hydrogen peroxide in darkness: Implications for the mechanism of degradation of the D1 protein under illumination. Biochemistry 34: 10019-10026.

Ikeuchi, M., Shukla, V.K., Pakrasi, H.B. and Inoue, Y. (1995) Directed inactivation of the psbI gene does not affect Photosystem II in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Molecular and General Genetics 249: 622-628. [PubMed]

Ikeuchi, M., Inoue, Y. and Vermaas, W.F.J. (1995) Characterization of Photosystem II subunits from the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 in Photosynthesis: from Light to Biosphere (Mathis, P. ed.) Vol. 3, pp.297-300, Kluwer Academic Publishers.


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