2017.3.25
new
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Spatiotemporal deep-imaging of syncytium induced by the soybean cyst nematode Heterodera glycines
Protoplasma, in press DOI:10.1007/s00709-017-1105-0
Mina Ohtsu, Yoshikatsu Sato, Daisuke Kurihara, Takuya Suzaki, Masayoshi Kawaguchi, Daisuke Maruyama, Tetsuya Higashiyama

2017.3.10
new
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
ERECTA-family receptor kinase genes redundantly prevent premature progression of secondary growth in the Arabidopsis hypocotyl
New Phytologist (2017) Vol.213, 1697-1709 DOI:10.1111/nph.14335
Shuka Ikematsu, Masao Tasaka, Keiko U. Torii, Naoyuki Uchida

2017.1.17
new
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Key Structural Elements of Unsymmetrical Cyanine Dyes for Highly Sensitive Fluorescence Turn-on DNA Probe
Chem. Asian J. (2017) Vol.12, 233-238 DOI:10.1002/asia.201601430
Kakishi Uno, Taeko Sasaki, Nagisa Sugimoto, Hideto Ito, Taishi Nishihara, Shinya Hagihara, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Narie Sasaki, Yoshikatsu Sato, Kenichiro Itami

2016.12.15
old
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Fertilization-independent cell-fusion between the synergid and central cell in the polycomb mutant
Cell Structure and Function (2016) 41, 121-125 DOI:10.1247/csf.16010
Kazuki Motomura, Frederic Berger, Tomokazu Kawashima, Tetsu Kinoshita, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Daisuke Maruyama

2016.11.24
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.

Cytoskeleton dynamics control the first asymmetric cell division in Arabidopsis zygote
PNAS (2016) 113, 14157-62 DOI:10.1073/pnas.1613979113
Yusuke Kimata, Takumi Higaki, Tomokazu Kawashima, Daisuke Kurihara, Yoshikatsu Sato, Tomomi Yamada, Seiichiro Hasezawa, Frederic Berger, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Minako Ueda

2016.11.4
old
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Pollen tube contents initiate ovule enlargement and enhance seed coat development without fertilization
Science Advances 28 Oct 2016: Vol. 2, no. 10, e1600554 DOI:10.1126/sciadv.1600554
Ryushiro D. Kasahara, Michitaka Notaguchi, Shiori Nagahara, Takamasa Suzuki, Daichi Susaki, Yujiro Honma, Daisuke Maruyama and Tetsuya Higashiyama

2016.9.5
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
A secreted peptide and its receptors shape the auxin response pattern and leaf margin morphogenesis
Current Biology (2016) 26, 2478-2485 DOI:10.1016/j.cub.2016.07.014
Toshiaki Tameshige, Satoshi Okamoto, Jin Suk Lee, Mitsuhiro Aida, Masao Tasaka, Keiko U. Torii, Naoyuki Uchida

2016.7.14
old
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Plasma membrane/cell wall perturbation activates a novel cell cycle checkpoint during G1 in S. cerevisiae
PNAS (2016) 113, 6910-5 DOI:10.1073/pnas.1523824113
Keiko Kono, Amr Al-Zain, Lea Schroeder, Makoto Nakanishi, Amy E. Ikui

2016.5.9
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
A Macrocyclic Fluorophore Dimer with Flexible Linkers: Bright Excimer Emission with a Long Fluorescence Lifetime
Angew Chem. (2016) 55, 7131-5 DOI:10.1002/anie.201602239
Hiroshi Osaki, Chih-Ming Chou, Masayasu Taki, Kai Welke, Daisuke Yokogawa, Stephan Irle, Yoshikatsu Sato, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Shohei Saito, Aiko Fukazawa, Shigehiro Yamaguchi

2016.4.11
old
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
The AMOR Arabinogalactan Sugar Chain Induces Pollen-Tube Competency to Respond to Ovular Guidance
Current Biology (2016) 26, 1091-7 DOI:10.1016/j.cub.2016.02.040
Akane G. Mizukami, Rie Inatsugi, Jiao Jiao, Toshihisa Kotake, Keiko Kuwata, Kento Ootani, Satohiro Okuda,Subramanian Sankaranarayanan, Yoshikatsu Sato, Daisuke Maruyama, Hiroaki Iwai, Estelle Garenaux, Chihiro Sato, Ken Kitajima,Yoichi Tsumuraya, Hitoshi Mori, Junichiro Yamaguchi, Kenichiro Itami, Narie Sasaki, Tetsuya Higashiyama

2016.4.7
old
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Intra-spindle microtubule assembly regulates clustering of microtubule-organizing centers during early mouse development
Cell Reports (2016) 15, 54-60 DOI:10.1016/j.celrep.2016.02.087
Sadanori Watanabe, Go Shioi, Yasuhide Furuta, and Gohta Goshima

 
2016.3.28
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Yoshimulacton Green is now on sale.


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Reference:Probing strigolactone receptors in Striga hermonthica with fluorescence
Science 2015, 349, 864. DOI:10.1126/science.aab3831
Yuichiro Tsuchiya, Masahiko Yoshimura, Yoshikatsu Sato, Keiko Kuwata, Shigeo Toh, Duncan Holbrook-Smith, Hua Zhang, Peter McCourt, Kenichiro Itami, Toshinori Kinoshita, and Shinya Hagihara

2016.3.10
old
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Tip-localized receptors control pollen tube growth and LURE sensing in Arabidopsis
Nature, 531, 245-248, (2016). DOI:10.1038/nature17413
Hidenori Takeuchi and Tetsuya Higashiyama

2016.2.25
old
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Haspin kinase has multiple functions in the plant cell division regulatory network
Plant Cell Physiology (2016) 57, 848-861 DOI:10.1093/pcp/pcw030
Elena Kozgunova, Takamasa Suzuki, Masaki Ito, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Daisuke Kurihara

                
2016.1.21
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.


Phospha-fluorescein: A red-emissive fluorescein analogue with high photobleaching resistance
Chem. Commun.(2016) 52, 1120-1123 DOI:10.1039/C5CC09345G
Aiko Fukazawa, Shinji Suda, Masayasu Taki, Eriko Yamaguchi, Marek Grzybowski, Yoshikatsu Sato, Tetsuya Higashiyama, and Shigehiro Yamaguchi

2015.12.8
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.


ClearSee: a rapid optical clearing reagent for whole-plant fluorescence imaging
Development (2015) 142, 4168-4179 DOI: 10.1242/dev.127613
Daisuke Kurihara, Yoko Mizuta, Yoshikatsu Sato, Tetsuya Higashiyama

                
2015.12.3
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Lactic acid is a sperm motility inactivation factor in the sperm storage tubules
Scientific Reports (2015) 5, 17643. DOI:10.1038/srep17643
Mei Matsuzaki, Shusei Mizushima, Gen Hiyama, Noritaka Hirohash, Kogiku Shiba, Kazuo Inaba, Tomohiro Suzuki, Hideo Dohra, Toshiyuki Ohnishi, Yoshikatsu Sato, Tetsuya Kohsaka, Yoshinobu Ichikawa and Tomohiro Sasanami

2015.12.3
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Quantification of pollen tube attraction in response to guidance by female gametophyte tissue using artificial microscale pathway
J. Biosci. Bioeng. (2015) 120(6):697-700. DOI:10.1016/j.jbiosc.2015.03.021
Yoshikatsu Sato, Nagisa Sugimoto, Tetsuya Higashiyama, and Hideyuki Arata

                
2015.10.26
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
A Phosphole Oxide Based Fluorescent Dye with Exceptional Resistance to Photobleaching: A Practical Tool for Continuous Imaging in STED Microscopy
Angew Chem. (2015) DOI: 10.1002/anie.201507939
Chenguang Wang, Aiko Fukazawa, Masayasu Taki, Yoshikatsu Sato, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Shigehiro Yamaguchi

2015.10.22
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Type IV Collagen Controls the Axogenesis of Cerebellar Granule Cells by Regulating Basement Membrane Integrity in Zebrafish
PLOS GENETICS (2015) 11(10), E1005587. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1005587
Miki Takeuchi, Shingo Yamaguchi, Shigenobu Yonemura, Kisa Kakiguchi, Yoshikatsu Sato, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Takashi Shimizu, Masahiko Hibi

2015.10.21
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Live Imaging and Laser Disruption Reveal the Dynamics and Cell-Cell Communication During Torenia fournieri Female Gametophyte Development
Plant Cell Physiol. (2015) 56, 1031-1041. DOI: 10.1093/pcp/pcv031
Daichi Susaki, Hidenori Takeuchi, Hiroki Tsutsui, Daisuke Kurihara and Tetsuya Higashiyama

2015.8.21
old
A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Probing strigolactone receptors in Striga hermonthica with fluorescence
Science (2015) 349, 6520, 864-868. DOI: 10.1126/science.aab3831
Yuichiro Tsuchiya, Masahiko Yoshimura, Yoshikatsu Sato, Keiko Kuwata, Shigeo Toh, Duncan Holbrook-Smith, Hua Zhang, Peter McCourt, Kenichiro Itami, Toshinori Kinoshita and Shinya Hagihara

2015.7.9
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Live-Cell Imaging and Optical Manipulation of Arabidopsis Early Embryogenesis
Developmental Cell (2015) DOI: 10.1016/j.devcel.2015.06.008
Keita Gooh, Minako Ueda, Kana Aruga, Jongho Park, Hideyuki Arata, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Daisuke Kurihara

2015.7.2
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
A red-emitting ratiometric fluorescent probe based on a benzophosphole P-oxide scaffold for the detection of intracellular sodium ion
Chem. Commun. (2015) DOI: 10.1039/C5CC03547C
Masayasu Taki, Hiroaki Ogasawara, Hiroshi Osaki, Aiko Fukazawa, Yoshikatsu Sato, Kimi Ogasawara, Tetsuya Higashiyama and Shigehiro Yamaguchi

2015.4.24
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Rapid elimination of the persistent synergid through a cell fusion mechanism
Cell (2015) DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.03.018
Daisuke Maruyama, Ronny Volz, Hidenori Takeuchi, Toshiyuki Mori, Tomoko Igawa, Daisuke Kurihara, Tomokazu Kawashima, Minako Ueda, Masaki Itoh, Masaaki Umeda, Shuh-ichi Nishikawa, Rita Gros-Hardt, Tetsuya Higashiyama

2015.3.17
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.


Environment-Sensitive Fluorescent Probe: A Benzophosphole Oxide with an Electron-Donating Substituent
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl., 7;54(15):4539-43 (2015).
Eriko Yamaguchi, Chenguang Wang, Aiko Fukazawa, Masayasu Taki, Yoshikatsu Sato,Taeko Sasaki, Minako Ueda, Narie Sasaki, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Shigehiro Yamaguchi

2015.3.4
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Generation of a homozygous fertilization-defective gcs1 mutant by heat-inducible removal of a rescue gene
Plant Reproduction, 2015; 28(1): 33?46.
Shiori Nagahara, Hidenori Takeuchi and Tetsuya Higashiyama
2014.12.16
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
The carboxyl-terminal tail of the stalk of Arabidopsis NACK1/HINKEL kinesin is required for its localization to the cell plate formation site
Journal of Plant Research, 128 327-336 (2015)
Michiko Sasabe, Nanako Ishibashi, Tsuyoshi Haruta, Aki Minami, Daisuke Kurihara, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Ryuichi Nishihama, Masaki Ito, Yasunori Machida
2014.9.2
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Live imaging of calcium spikes during double fertilization in Arabidopsis
Nature Commun. 5: 4722 (2014).
Yuki Hamamura, Moe Nishimaki, Hidenori Takeuchi, Anja Geitmann, Daisuke Kurihara, Tetsuya Higashiyama
2014.6.16
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Kinesins have a dual function in organizing microtubules during both tip growth and cytokinesis in Physcomitrella patens
Plant Cell 26: 1256-1266 (2014).
Yuji Hiwatashi, Yoshikatsu Sato, and John H. Doonan
2014.3.11
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A new study, supported in part by the Live Imaging Center, has been published.
Spatial distribution of the RABBIT EARS protein and effects of its ectopic expression in Arabidopsis thaliana flowers
Planta Volume 239 Issue 3 (2014) Page 707-715
Seiji Takeda, Mariko Noguchi, Yuki Hamamura, Tetsuya Higashiyama
2014.2.28
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Live imaging center website has been updated.


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