Publications 論文

2021

Yukiko Kuroda, Katsuhiro Kawaai, Naoya Hatano, Yanlin Wu, Hidekazu Takano, Atsushi Momose, Takuya Ishimoto, Takayoshi Nakano, Paul Roschger, Stéphane Blouin, Koichi Matsuo.
Hypermineralization of hearing-related bones by a specific osteoblast subtype.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2021 Apr 27. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.4320. PMID: 33905562

Minjie Li, Zhongyuan Tang, Chengfei Zhang, Lijian Jin, Koichi Matsuo, Yanqi Yang.
Lipopolysaccharides Affect Compressed Periodontal Ligament Cells via Eph-ephrin Signaling.
Oral Diseases 2021 Apr 19. doi: 10.1111/odi.13875. PMID: 33872438

Junna ObaHiroaki TaniguchiMasae SatoReika TakamatsuSatoru MorikawaTaneaki NakagawaHiromasa TakaishiHideyuki SayaKoichi MatsuoHiroshi Nishihara.
RT-PCR Screening Tests for SARS-CoV-2 with Saliva Samples in Asymptomatic People: Strategy to Maintain Social and Economic Activities while Reducing the Risk of Spreading the Virus.
The Keio Journal of Medicine 2021 Mar 19. doi: 10.2302/kjm.2021-0003-OA. PMID: 33746151

Akihisa Takeuchi, Kentaro Uesugi, Masayuki Uesugi, Hiroyuki Toda, Kyosuke Hirayama, Kazuyuki Shimizu, Koichi Matsuo, Takashi Nakamura.
High-energy x-ray nanotomography introducing an apodization Fresnel zone plate objective lens.
Review of Scientific Instruments 2021 Feb 1; 92(2), 023701. https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0020293. PMID: 33648114

2020

Hidekazu Takano, Yanlin Wu, Masato Hoshino, Karol Vegso, Koh Hashimoto, Koichi Matsuo, Atsushi Momose. Development of x-ray phase tomographic microscope based on Talbot interferometer at BL37XU, SPring-8.
AIP Advances 2120. doi: 10.1063/5.0016318

2019

Mengyu Yang, Atsushi Arai, Nobuyuki Udagawa, Lijuan Zhao, Daisuke Nishida, Kohei Murakami, Toru Hiraga, Ryoko Takao-Kawabata, Koichi Matsuo, Toshihisa Komori, Yasuhiro Kobayashi, Naoyuki Takahashi, Yukihiro Isogai, Toshinori Ishizuya, Akira Yamaguchi, Toshihide Mizoguchi.
Parathyroid Hormone Shifts Cell Fate of a Leptin Receptor-Marked Stromal Population from Adipogenic to Osteoblastic Lineage.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2019 Oct;34(10):1952-1963. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.3811. PMID: 31173642

Hidekata Yasuoka, Yuen Yu Angela Tam, Yuka Okazaki, Yuichi Tamura, Koichi Matsuo, Carol Feghali-Bostwick, Tsutomu Takeuchi, Masataka Kuwana.
Fos-related antigen-1 transgenic mouse as a model for systemic sclerosis: A potential role of M2 polarization.
Journal of Scleroderma and Related Disorders
 2019 May 19;4(2):137-148. doi: 10.1177/2397198319838140.

Mio Edamoto, Yukiko Kuroda, Masaki Yoda, Katsuhiro Kawaai, Koichi Matsuo.
Trans-pairing between osteoclasts and osteoblasts shapes the cranial base during development.
Scientific Reports 2019 Feb 13;9(1):1956. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-38471-w. PMID: 30760811

Koichi Matsuo, Shuting Ji, Ayako Miya, Masaki Yoda, Yuzuru Hamada, Tomoya Tanaka, Ryoko Takao-Kawabata, Katsuhiro Kawaai, Yukiko Kuroda, Shinsuke Shibata.
Innervation of the tibial epiphysis through the intercondylar foramen.
Bone 2019 Mar;120:297-304. doi:10.1016/j.bone.2018.11.007. PMID: 30439572

Ha Thi Nguyen, Mitsuaki Ono, Yasutaka Oida, Emilio Satoshi Hara, Taishi Komori, Kentaro Akiyama, Ha Thi Thu Nguyen, Kyu Thu Aung, Hai Thanh Pham, Ikue Tosa, Takeshi Takarada, Koichi Matsuo, Toshihide Mizoguchi, Toshitaka Oohashi, Takuo Kuboki. Bone marrow cells inhibit BMP-2-induced osteoblast activity in the marrow environment.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2019 Feb;34(2) 327-332. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.3598. PMID: 30352125

2018

Mamoru Sasaki, Shotaro Chubachi, Naofumi Kameyama, Minako Sato, Mizuha Haraguchi, Masaki Miyazaki, Saeko Takahashi, Takayoshi Nakano, Yukiko Kuroda, Tomoko Betsuyaku, Koichi Matsuo.
Effects of long-term cigarette smoke exposure on bone metabolism, structure, and quality in a mouse model of emphysema.
PLOS ONE 2018 Jan 30;13(1):e0191611. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191611. eCollection 2018. PMID: 29381718

2017

Hidenori Matsui, Tetsufumi Takahashi, Somay Y. Murayama, Marina Kawaguchi, Koichi Matsuo, Masahiko Nakamura.
Protective Efficacy of a Hydroxy Fatty Acid against Gastric Helicobacter Infections.
Helicobacter 2017 Dec; 22(6). doi: 10.1111/hel.12430. PMID: 28834011

Mengyu Yang, Atsushi Arai, Nobuyuki Udagawa, Toru Hiraga, Zhao Lijuan, Susumu Ito, Toshihisa Komori, Takeshi Moriishi, Koichi Matsuo, Kouji Shimoda, Ali Zahalka, Yasuhiro Kobayashi, Naoyuki Takahashi, Toshide Mizoguchi.
Osteogenic Factor Runx2 Marks a Subset of Leptin Receptor-Positive Cells that Sit Atop the Bone Marrow Stromal Cell Hierarchy.
Scientific Reports 2017; 7(1):4928. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05401-1. PMID: 28694469

Minjie Li, Chengfei Zhang, Li Jian Jin, Koichi Matsuo, Yanqi Yang.
P. gingivalis Lipopolysaccharide regulates Ephrin/Eph Signalling in Human Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts.
Journal of Periodontal Research 2017 Oct;52(5):913-921. doi: 10.1111/jre.12463. PMID: 28590061

Ayako Sakamoto, Yukiko Kuroda, Sho Kanzaki, Koichi Matsuo.
Dissection of the auditory bulla in postnatal mice: Isolation of the middle ear bones and histological analysis.
Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) 2017 Jan 4;(119). doi: 10.3791/55054. PMID: 28117786

Walied A Kamel, Eiji Sugihara, Hiroyuki Nobusue, Sayaka Yamaguchi-Iwai, Nobuyuki Onishi, Kenta Maki, Yumi Fukuchi, Koichi Matsuo, Akihiro Muto, Hideyuki Saya, Takatsune Shimizu.
Simvastatin-induced apoptosis in osteosarcoma cells: a key role of RhoA-AMPK-p38 MAPK signaling in antitumor activity.
Molecular Cancer Therapeutics 2017 Jan;16(1):182-192. doi:10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-16-0499. PMID: 27799356

2016

Hidenori Matsui, Yuriko Nakatani, Haruno Yoshida, Asako Takizawa, Osamu Takeuchi, Anders Øverby, Takashi Takahashi, Somay Y. Murayama, Koichi Matsuo.
Flesh-eating Streptococcus pyogenes triggers the expression of receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappaB ligand. Cellular Microbiology 2016 Oct;18(10):1390-404. DOI: 10.1111/cmi.12581. PMID: 26894505

Nobuhito Nango, Shogo Kubota, Tomoka Hasegawa, Wataru Yashiro, Atsushi Momose, Koichi Matsuo.
Osteocyte-directed bone demineralization along canaliculi.
Bone 2016; 84, 279-288. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2015.12.006.
(This article is Open Access). PMID: 26709236

Yukiko Kuroda, Kenta Maruyama, Hideki Fujii, Isamu Sugawara, Shigeru B. H. Ko, Hisataka Yasuda, Hidenori Matsui, Koichi Matsuo.
Osteoprotegerin regulates pancreatic beta-cell homeostasis upon microbial invasion.
PLOS ONE 2016 Jan 11;11(1):e0146544.
(This article is Open Access). PMID: 26751951

2015

Koichi Matsuo, Yukiko Kuroda, Nobuhito Nango, Kouji Shimoda, Yoshiaki Kubota, Masatsugu Ema, Latifa Bakiri, Erwin F Wagner, Yoshihiro Takeda, Wataru Yashiro, Atsushi Momose.
Osteogenic capillaries orchestrate growth plate-independent ossification of the malleus.
Development 2015 Nov 15;142(22):3912-20. doi: 10.1242/dev.123885. Epub 2015 Oct 1.
(This article is Open Access) PMID: 26428006

Thao Nguyen, Agnieszka Arthur, Romana Panagopoulos, Sharon Paton, John D. Hayball, Andrew Zannettino, Louise Purton, Koichi Matsuo, Stan Gronthos.
EphB4 expressing stromal cells exhibit an enhanced capacity for hematopoietic stem cell maintenance.
Stem Cells 2015; 33(9):2838-49. doi: 10.1002/stem.2069. PMID: 26033476

Yasunori Omata, Tetsuro Yasui, Jun Hirose, Naohiro Izawa, Yuuki Imai, Takumi Matsumoto, Hironari Masuda, Naoto Tokuyama, Shinya Nakamura, Shuichi Tsutsumi, Hisataka Yasuda, Kazuo Okamoto, Hiroshi Takayanagi, Atsuhiko Hikita, Takeshi Imamura, Koichi Matsuo, Taku Saito, Yuho Kadono, Hiroyuki Aburatani, Sakae Tanaka.
Genomewide Comprehensive Analysis Reveals Caitical Cooperation Between Smad and c-Fos in RANKL-Induced Osteoclastogenesis.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2015;30(5):869-877. doi:10.1002/jbmr.2418. PMID: 25431176

Gladys Valverde-Franco, David Hum, Koichi Matsuo, Bertrand Lussier, Jean-Pierre Pelletier, Hassan Fahmi, Mohit Kapoor, Johanne Martel-Pelletier.
The in vivo effect of prophylactic subchondral bone protection of osteoarthritic synovial membrane in bone-specific Ephb4-overexpressing mice.
American Journal of Pathology 2015;185(2):335-46. doi:10.1016/j.ajpath.2014.10.004. PMID: 25453723

Maiko Matsushita, Yoshie Ozaki, Yuka Hasegawa, Fukiko Terada, Noriko Tabata, Hirokazu Shiheido, Hiroshi Yanagawa, Tsukasa Oikawa, Koichi Matsuo, Wenlin Du, Taketo Yamada, Masashi Hozumi, Daiju Ichikawa, Yutaka Hattori.
A novel phthalimide derivative, TC11, has preclinical effects on high-risk myeloma cells and osteoclasts.
PLOS ONE 2015;10(1):e0116135. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0116135. eCollection 2015. PMID: 25617756

2014

Nobuko Akiyama, Miho Shinzawa, Maki Miyauchi, Hiromi Yanai, Ryosuke Tateishi, Yusuke Shimo, Daisuke Ohshima, Koichi Matsuo, Izumi Sasaki, Katsuaki Hoshino, Guoying Wu, Shintaro Yagi, Jun-ichiro Inoue, Tsuneyasu Kaisho, Taishin Akiyama.
Limitation of immune tolerance-inducing thymic epithelial cell development by Spi-B-mediated negative feedback regulation.
Journal Experimental Medicine 2014;211(12):2425-2438. doi: 10.1084/jem.20141207. PMID: 25385757

Takatsune Shimizu, Eiji Sugihara, Sayaka Yamaguchi-Iwai, Sakura Tamaki, Yuko Koyama, Walied Kamel, Arisa Ueki, Tomoki Ishikawa, Tatsuyuki Chiyoda, Satoru Osuka, Nobuyuki Onishi, Hiroko Ikeda, Junzo Kamei, Koichi Matsuo, Yumi Fukuchi, Toshihiro Nagai, Junya Toguchida, Yoshiaki Toyama, Akihiro Muto, Hideyuki Saya.
IGF2 preserves osteosarcoma cell survival by creating an autophagic state of dormancy that protects cells against chemotherapeutic stress.
Cancer Research 2014;74(22):6531-6541. PMID: 25273088

Wilawan Bunjobpol, Iqbal Dulloo, Kazuei Igarashi, Nicole Concin, Koichi Matsuo, Kanaga Sabapathy.
Suppression of acetylpolyamine oxidase by selected AP-1 members regulates DNp73 abundance: mechanistic insights for overcoming DNp73-mediated resistance to chemotherapeutic drugs.
Cell Death & Differentiation 2014;21(8):1240-1249. PMID: 24722210

Naoko Negishi, Daisuke Suzuki, Ryoji Ito, Naoko Irie, Koichi Matsuo, Takashi Yahata, Kenichi Nagano, Kazuhiro Aoki, Keiichi Ohya, Katsuto Hozumi, Kiyoshi Ando, Norikazu Tamaoki, Mamoru Ito, Sonoko Habu
Effective expansion of engrafted human hematopoietic stem cells in bone marrow of mice expressing human Jagged-1.
Experimental Hematology 2014;42(6):487-494. PMID: 24530466

2013

Tsukasa Oikawa, Atsuko Nakamura, Nobuyuki Onishi, Taketo Yamada, Koichi Matsuo, Hideyuki Saya.
Acquired expression of NFATc1 downregulates E-Cadherin and promotes cancer cell invasion.
Cancer research 2013 Aug 15;73(16):5100-9. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-13-0274. PMID: 23811942

Nobuhito Nango, Shogo Kubota, Akihisa Takeuchi, Yoshio Suzuki, Wataru Yashiro, Atsushi Momose, Koichi Matsuo.
Talbot-defocus multiscan tomography using the synchrotron X-ray microscope to study the lacuno-canalicular network in mouse bone
Biomedical Optics Express 2013 May 20;4(6):917-23. doi: 10.1364/BOE.4.000917. PMID: 23761853

Tsukasa Oikawa, Yukiko Kuroda, Koichi Matsuo (review)
Regulation of osteoclasts by membrane-derived lipid mediators.
Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences 2013 Sep;70(18):3341-53. doi: 10.1007/s00018-012-1238-4. PMID: 23296124

Agnieszka Arthur, Romana A Panagopoulos, Lachlan Cooper, Danijela Menicanin, Ian H Parkinson, John D Codrington, Kate Vandyke, Andrew C W Zannettino, Simon A Koblar, Natalie A Sims, Koichi Matsuo, Stan Gronthos.
EphB4 enhances the process of endochondral ossification and inhibits remodelling during bone fracture repair.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2013;28(4):926-935. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.1821. PMID: 23165754

2012

Yukiko Kuroda, Koichi Matsuo. (review)
Molecular mechanisms of triggering, amplifying and targeting RANK signaling in osteoclasts.
World Journal of Orthopaedics 2012;3(11):167-174. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v3.i11.167. PMID: 23330071

Tsukasa Oikawa, Masaaki Oyama, Hiroko Kozuka-Hata, Shunsuke Uehara, Nobuyuki Udagawa, Hideyuki Saya, Koichi Matsuo.
Tks5-dependent formation of circumferential podosomes/invadopodia mediates cell–cell fusion.
Journal of Cell Biology 2012;197(4):553-568. PMID: 22584907

Yukiko Kuroda, Chihiro Hisatsune, Akihiro Mizutani, Naoko Ogawa, Koichi Matsuo, Katsuhiko Mikoshiba.
Cot Kinase promotes Ca2+ oscillation/calcineurin-independent osteoclastogenesis by stabilizing NFATc1 protein.
Molecular and Cellular Biology 2012;32(14):2954-2963. PMID: 22615493

Koichi Matsuo, Natsuko Otaki. (Review)
Bone cell interactions through Eph-ephrin: Bone modeling, remodeling and associated diseases.
Cell Adhesion & Migration Mar-Apr 2012;6(2):148-56. doi: 10.4161/cam.20888. PMID: 22660185

Shinichiro Nakada, Rikako Miyamoto Yonamine, Koichi Matsuo
RNF8 regulates assembly of RAD51 at DNA double-strand breaks in the absence of BRCA1 and 53BP1
Cancer Research. 2012;72(19):4974-4983. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-12-1057 PMID: 22865450

Koichi Matsuo (review)
Osteocytes Communicate with Osteoclast Lineage Cells via RANKL.
IBMS BoneKEy 9, Article number: 39. doi:10.1038/bonekey.2012.36 Published online 29 Feb 2012

Nobuhito Nango, Shogo Kubota, Wataru Yashiro, Atsushi Momose, Yasunari Takada, Koichi Matsuo.
Constructing a multi-scan synchrotron X-ray microscope to study the function of osteocyte canaliculi in mouse bone
AIP Conference Proceedings 2012;1466:199-204. doi: 10.1063/1.4742292

Gladys Valverde-Franco, Jean-Pierre Pelletier, Hassan Fahmi, David Hum, Koichi Matsuo, Bertrand Lussier, Mohit Kapoor, Johanne Martel-Pelletier.
In vivo bone-specific EphB4 overexpression in mice protects both subchondral bone and cartilage during osteoarthritis.
Arthritis & Rheumatology 2012;64(11):3614-3625. doi: 10.1002/art.34638. PMID:22833446

Ryoji Ito, Naoko Negishi, Naoko Irie, Koichi Matsuo, Daisuke Suzuki, Ikumi Katano, Eri Hayakawa, Kenji Kawai, Tsutomu Kamisako, Tomoo Eto, Tomoyuki Ogura, Katsuto Hozumi, Kiyoshi Ando, Sadakazu Aiso, Norikazu Tamaoki, Sonoko Habu, Mamoru Ito.
Osteosclerosis and inhibition of human hematopoiesis in NOG mice expressing human Delta-like 1 in osteoblasts.
Experimental Hematology 2012; 40(11):953-963.e3. doi:10.1016/j.exphem.2012.07.002. PMID: 22771497

Yasunari Takada, Koichi Matsuo.
Gefitinib, but not erlotinib, is a possible inducer of Fra-1-mediated interstitial lung disease.
The Keio Journal of Medicine 2012;61(4):120-7. doi: 10.2302/kjm.2011-0009-oa. PMID: 23324306

2011

Yasunari Takada, Lionel Gresh, Aline Bozec, Eiji Ikeda, Kazunori Kamiya, Masazumi Watanabe, Koichi Kobayashi, Koichiro Asano, Yoshiaki Toyama, Erwin F. Wagner, Koichi Matsuo.
Interstitial lung disease induced by gefitinib and Toll-like receptor ligands is mediated by Fra-1.
Oncogene 2011 Sep 8;30(36):3821-32. doi: 10.1038/onc.2011.101. PMID: 21460858

Sho Kanzaki, Yasunari Takada, Shumpei Niida, Yoshihiro Takeda, Nobuyuki Udagawa, Kaoru Ogawa, Nobuhito Nango, Atsushi Momose, Koichi Matsuo.
Impaired vibration of auditory ossicles in osteopetrotic mice.
The American Journal of Pathology 2011 Mar;178(3):1270-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2010.11.063. PMID: 21356377

Agnieszka Arthur, Andrew. C Zannettino, Romana Panagopoulos, Simon A Koblar, Natalie A Sims, Con Stylianou, Koichi Matsuo, Stan Gronthos.  EphB/ephrin-B interactions mediate human MSC attachment, migration and osteochondral Differentiation.
Bone2011 Mar 1;48(3):533-42. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2010.10.180. PMID: 21056708

Haruno Yoshida, Hidenori Matsui, Somay Yamagata Murayama, Yasunari Takada, Koichi Matsuo, Tetsufumi Takahashi, Masahiko Nakamura, Kimiko Ubukata, Takashi Takahashi.
A CD46 transgenic mouse model for studying the histopathology of arthritis caused by subcutaneous infection with Streptococcus dysgalactiae subspecies equisimilis.
Journal of Medical Microbiology 2011 Dec;60(Pt 12):1860-1868. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.034108-0. PMID: 21852528.

2010

Yasunari Takada, Neelanjan Ray, Eiji Ikeda, Tomohiro Kawaguchi, Masayoshi Kuwahara, Erwin F. Wagner, Koichi Matsuo.
Fos proteins suppress dextran sulfate sodium-induced colitis through inhibition of NF-kappaB.
The Journal of Immunology 2010 Jan 15;184(2):1014-21. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.0901196. PMID: 20018614

Koichi Matsuo
Eph and ephrin interactions in bone.
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 2010;658:95-103. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4419-1050-9_10. PMID: 19950019

2009

Naoko Irie, Yasunari Takada, Yoshihiko Watanabe, Yumi Matsuzaki, Chie Naruse, Masahide Asano, Yoichiro Iwakura, Toshio Suda, Koichi Matsuo.
Bidirectional signaling through ephrinA2-EphA2 enhances osteoclastogenesis and suppresses osteoblastogenesis.
Journal of Biological Chemistry
2009 May 22;284(21):14637-44. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M807598200. PMID: 19299512

Toru Yamaguchi, Yasunari Takada, Kenta Maruyama, Kouji Shimoda, Yoshinori Arai, Nobuhito Nango, Naoto Kosaki, Hironari Takaishi, Yoshiaki Toyama, Koichi Matsuo.
Fra-1/AP-1 impairs inflammatory responses and chondrogenesis in fracture healing. 
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2009 Dec;24(12):2056-65. doi: 10.1359/jbmr.090603. PMID: 19558315

Sho Kanzaki, Yasunari Takada, Kaoru Ogawa, Koichi Matsuo.
Bisphosphonate therapy ameliorates hearing loss in mice lacking osteoprotegerin.

Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2009 Jan;24(1):43-9. doi: 10.1359/jbmr.080812. PMID: 18715136

Koichi Matsuo
Cross-talk among bone cells.
Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension 2009 Jul;18(4):292-7. doi: 10.1097/MNH.0b013e32832b75f1. PMID: 19395964

Mitsuru Furukawa, Hironari Takaishi, Jiro Takito, Masaki Yoda, Sadaoki Sakai, Tomohiro Hikata, Akihiro Hakozaki, Shinichi Uchikawa, Morio Matsumoto, Kazuhiro Chiba, Tokuhiro Kimura, Yasunori Okada, Koichi Matsuo, Hiroki Yoshida, Yoshiaki Toyama.
IL-27 abrogates receptor activator of NF-kappaB ligand-mediated osteoclastogenesis of human granulocyte-macrophage colony-forming unit cells through STAT1-dependent inhibition of c-Fos.
The Journal of Immunology 2009 Aug 15;183(4):2397-406. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.0802091. PMID: 19620301

Jung Ha Kim, Hye Mi Jin, Kabsun Kim, Insun Song, Bang Ung Youn, Koichi Matsuo, Nacksung Kim.
The Mechanism of Osteoclast Differentiation Induced by IL-1.
The Journal of Immunology 2009 Aug 1;183(3):1862-70. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.0803007. PMID: 19587010

2008

Koichi Matsuo, Naoko Irie.
Osteoclast-osteoblast communication.
Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 2008 May 15;473(2):201-9. doi: 10.1016/j.abb.2008.03.027.
PMID: 18406338 (Arch. Biochem. Biophys. Top Cited Article 2008-2010)

Kumar Selvarajoo, Yasunari Takada, Jin Gohda, Mohamed Helmy, Shizuo Akira, Masaru Tomita, Masa Tsuchiya, Jun-Ichiro Inoue, Koichi Matsuo.
Signaling flux redistribution at Toll-like receptor pathway junctions.
PLoS ONE 32008;3(10):e3430. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0003430. PMID: 18927610

Yukiko Kuroda, Chihiro Hisatsune, Takeshi Nakamura, Koichi Matsuo, Katsuhiko Mikoshiba.
Osteoblasts induce Ca2+ oscillation-independent NFATc1 activation during osteoclastogenesis.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2008 Jun 24;105(25):8643-8. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0800642105. PMID: 18552177

Yu Hikosaka, Takeshi Nitta, Izumi Ohigashi, Kouta Yano, Naozumi Ishimaru, Yoshio Hayashi, Mitsuru Matsumoto, Koichi Matsuo, Josef M Penninger, Hiroshi Takayanagi, Yoshifumi Yokota, Hisakata Yamada, Yasunobu Yoshikai, Jun-Ichiro Inoue, Taishin Akiyama, Yousuke Takahama.
The cytokine RANKL produced by positively selected thymocytes fosters medullary thymic epithelial cells that express autoimmune regulator.
Immunity 29:438-450. PMID: 18799150 

Mohamed Hamdi, Herman E Popeijus, Françoise Carlotti, Josephine M Janssen, Corina van der Burgt, Paulien Cornelissen-Steijger, Bob van de Water, Rob C Hoeben, Koichi Matsuo, Hans van Dam.
ATF3 and Fra1 have opposite functions in JNK- and ERK-dependent DNA damage responses.
DNA Repair (Amst) 2008 Mar 1;7(3):487-96. doi: 10.1016/j.dnarep.2007.12.004. PMID: 18249159

2007

Teruhito Yamashita, Zhenqiang Yao, Fang Li, Qian Zhang, I Raul Badell, Edward M Schwarz, Sunao Takeshita, Erwin F Wagner, Masaki Noda, Koichi Matsuo, Lianping Xing, Brendan F Boyce.
NF-kappaB p50 and p52 regulate receptor activator of NF-kappaB ligand (RANKL) and tumor necrosis factor-induced osteoclast precursor differentiation by activating c-Fos and NFATc1.
Journal of Biological Chemistry 2007 Jun 22;282(25):18245-18253. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M610701200. PMID: 17485464

Mitsuru Yagi, Ken Ninomiya, Nobuyuki Fujita, Toru Suzuki, Ryotaro Iwasaki, Kozo Morita, Naobumi Hosogane, Koichi Matsuo, Yoshiaki Toyama, Toshio Suda, Takeshi Miyamoto.
Induction of DC-STAMP by alternative activation and downstream signaling mechanisms.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2007 Jul;22(7):992-1001. doi: 10.1359/jbmr.070401. PMID: 17402846

Gen-ichiro Sano, Yasunari Takada, Shinichi Goto, Kenta Maruyama, Yutaka Shindo, Kotaro Oka, Hidenori Matsui, Koichi Matsuo.
Flagella facilitate escape of Salmonella from oncotic macrophages.
Journal of Bacteriology 2007 Nov;189(22):8224-32. doi: 10.1128/JB.00898-07. PMID: 17873035

Kenta Maruyama, Gen-Ichiro Sano, Neelanjan Ray, Yasunari Takada, Koichi Matsuo.
c-Fos-deficient mice are susceptible to Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium infection.
Infection and Immunity 2007 Mar;75(3):1520-3. doi: 10.1128/IAI.01316-06. PMID: 17178788

2006

Chen Zhao, Naoko Irie, Yasunari Takada, Kouji Shimoda, Takeshi Miyamoto, Toru Nishiwaki, Toshio Suda, Koichi Matsuo.
Bidirectional ephrinB2-EphB4 signaling controls bone homeostasis.
Cell Metabolism 2006 Aug;4(2):111-21. doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2006.05.012.
PMID: 16890539

Featured in: Gregory R Mundy, Florent Elefteriou. Boning up on Ephrin Signaling. Cell 2006 Aug 11;126(3):441-3. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2006.07.015. PMID: 16901775
Andrew, N.A. Bidirectional Signaling in bone. BoneKEy-Osteovision 2006; 3, 6-9.

Sho Kanzaki, Masako Ito, Yasunari Takada, Kaoru Ogawa, Koichi Matsuo.
Resorption of auditory ossicles and hearing loss in mice lacking osteoprotegerin.

Bone 2006 Aug;39(2):414-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2006.01.155. PMID: 16564235

Neelanjan Ray, Masayoshi Kuwahara, Yasunari Takada, Kenta Maruyama, Tomohiro Kawaguchi, Hirokazu Tsubone, Hiromichi Ishikawa, Koichi Matsuo.
c-Fos suppresses systemic inflammatory response to endotoxin.
International Immunology 2006 May;18(5):671-7. doi: 10.1093/intimm/dxl004. PMID: 16569682

Toru Nishiwaki, Toru Yamaguchi, Chen Zhao, Hitoshi Amano, Kurt D Hankenson, Paul Bornstein, Yoshiaki Toyama, Koichi Matsuo.
Reduced expression of thrombospondins and craniofacial dysmorphism in mice overexpressing Fra1.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2006 Apr;21(4):596-604. doi: 10.1359/jbmr.051216. PMID: 16598380

Kenta Maruyama, Gen-Ichiro Sano, Koichi Matsuo.
Murine osteoblasts respond to LPS and IFN-gamma similarly to macrophages.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism 2006;24(6):454-60. doi: 10.1007/s00774-006-0708-x. PMID: 17072737

Kenta Maruyama, Yasunari Takada, Neelanjan Ray, Yukiko Kishimoto, Josef M Penninger, Hisataka Yasuda, Koichi Matsuo.
Receptor activator of NF-kappaB ligand and osteoprotegerin regulate proinflammatory cytokine production in mice.
The Journal of Immunology
2006 Sep 15;177(6):3799-805. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.177.6.3799. PMID: 16951341

2004

Koichi Matsuo, Deborah L Galson, Chen Zhao, Lan Peng, Catherine Laplace, Kent Z Q Wang, Marcus A Bachler, Hitoshi Amano, Hiroyuki Aburatani, Hiromichi Ishikawa, Erwin F Wagner.
Nuclear Factor of Activated T-cells (NFAT) rescues osteoclastogenesis in precursors lacking c-Fos.
Journal of Biological Chemistry 279(25):26475-26480. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M313973200. PMID: 15073183

Paul Roschger, Koichi Matsuo, Barbara M Misof, Walter Tesch, Wolfram Jochum, Erwin F Wagner, Peter Fratzl, Klaus Klaushofer.
Normal mineralization and nanostructure of sclerotic bone in mice overexpressing Fra-1.
Bone 2004 May;34(5):776-82. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2004.01.004. PMID: 15121008

Takako Kondo, Kyoji Ikeda, Koichi Matsuo.
Detection of osteoclastic cell-cell fusion through retroviral vector packaging.
Bone 2004 Nov;35(5):1120-6. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2004.06.011. PMID: 15542037

2002

Hiroshi Takayanagi, Sunhwa Kim, Koichi Matsuo, Hiroshi Suzuki, Tomohiko Suzuki, Kojiro Sato, Taeko Yokochi, Hiromi Oda, Kozo Nakamura, Nobutaka Ida, Erwin F Wagner, Tadatsugu Taniguchi.
RANKL maintains bone homeostasis through c-Fos-dependent induction of interferon-beta.
Nature 2002 Apr 18;416(6882):744-9. doi: 10.1038/416744a. PMID: 11961557

Latifa Bakiri, Koichi Matsuo, Marta Wisniewska, Erwin F Wagner, Moshe Yaniv.
Promoter specificity and biological activity of tethered AP-1 dimers.
Molecular and Cellular Biology 2002 Jul;22(13):4952-64. doi: 10.1128/mcb.22.13.4952-4964.2002. PMID: 12052899

2000

Koichi Matsuo, Jane M. Owens, Martin Tonko, Candace Elliott, Timothy J. Chambers, Erwin F. Wagner.
Fosl1 is a transcriptional target of c-Fos during osteoclast differentiation.
Nature Genetics 2000 Feb;24(2):184-7. doi: 10.1038/72855. PMID: 10655067

Wolfram Jochum, Jean-Pierre David, Candace Elliott, Anton Wutz, Hanns Plenk Jr, Koichi Matsuo, Erwin F Wagner.
Increased bone formation in transgenic mice overexpressing the transcription factor Fra-1.
Nature Medicine 2000 Sep;6(9):980-4. doi: 10.1038/79676. PMID: 10973316

Jonathan B. Weitzman, Laurence Fiette, Koichi Matsuo, Moshe Yaniv.
JunD protects cells from p53-dependent senescence and apoptosis.
Molecular Cell 2000 Nov;6(5):1109-19. doi: 10.1016/s1097-2765(00)00109-x. PMID: 11106750

Jenny M. Lean, Koichi Matsuo, Simon W Fox, Karen Fuller, Frances M Gibson, Gwen S. Draycott, Mohan R. Wani, Kathryn E. Bayley, Brian R. Wong, Yongwon Choi, Erwin F Wagner, Timothy J. Chambers.
Osteoclast lineage commitment of bone marrow precursors through expression of membrane-bound TRANCE.
Bone 2000 Jul;27(1):29-40. doi: 10.1016/s8756-3282(00)00306-9. PMID: 10865206

1992-1999

Jane M. Owens, Koichi Matsuo, Geoffrey C Nicholson, Erwin F Wagner, Timothy J. Chambers.
Fra-1 potentiates osteoclastic differentiation in osteoclast-macrophage precursor cell lines.  
Journal of Cellular Physiology 1999 May;179(2):170-8. doi: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4652(199905)179:2<170::AID-JCP7>3.0.CO;2-K. PMID: 10199556

Koichi Matsuo, John Silke, Oleg Georgiev, Philippe Marti, Natalia Giovannini, Duri Rungger.
An embryonic demethylation mechanism involving binding of transcription factors to replicating DNA.  
The EMBO Journal 1998 Mar 2;17(5):1446-53. doi: 10.1093/emboj/17.5.1446. PMID: 9482741 

Martin Hug, John Silke, Oleg Georgiev, Sandro Rusconi, Water Schaffner, Koichi Matsuo.
Transcriptional repression by methylation: cooperativity between a CpG cluster in the promoter and remote CpG-rich regions.
FEBS Letters 1996 Feb 5;379(3):251-4. doi: 10.1016/0014-5793(95)01521-3. PMID: 8603700

Kristina I. Rother, John Silke, Oleg Georgiev, Walter Schaffner, Koichi Matsuo.
Influence of DNA sequence and methylation status on bisulfite conversion of cytosine residues.
Analytical Biochemistry 1995 Oct 10;231(1):263-5. doi: 10.1006/abio.1995.1530. PMID: 8678311

Oliver Clay, Walter Schaffner, Koichi Matsuo.
Periodicity of eight nucleotides in purine distribution around human CpG dinucleotides.
Somatic Cell and Molecular Genetics 1995 Mar;21(2):91-8. doi: 10.1007/BF02255784. PMID: 7570188

Koichi Matsuo, John Silke, Kostadin Gramatikoff, Walter Schaffner.
The CpG-specific methylase SssI has topoisomerase activity in the presence of Mg2+.
Nucleic Acids Research 1994 Dec 11;22(24):5354-9. doi: 10.1093/nar/22.24.5354. PMID: 7816625

Koichi Matsuo, Oliver Clay, Patrik Künzler, Oleg Georgiev, Pavel Urbänek, Walter Schaffner.
Short introns interrupting the Oct-2 POU domain may prevent recombination between POU family genes without interfering with potential POU domain ‘shuffling’ in evolution. Biological Chemistry Hoppe-Seyler 1994 Oct;375(10):675-83. doi: 10.1515/bchm3.1994.375.10.675. PMID: 7888080

Koichi Matsuo, Oliver Clay, Takuya Takahashi, John Silke, Walter Schaffner.
Evidence for erosion of mouse CpG islands during mammalian evolution.
Somatic Cell and Molecular Genetics 1993 Nov;19(6):543-55. doi: 10.1007/BF01233381. PMID: 8128314

Koichi Matsuo, Hiroko Ikeshima, Kouji Shimoda, Akihiro Umezawa, Jun-ichi Hata, Kazuyoshi Maejima, Hiroshi Nojima, Toshiya Takano.
Expression of the rat calmodulin gene II in the central nervous system: a 294-base promoter and 68-base leader segment mediates neuron-specific gene expression in transgenic mice.
Brain research. Molecular brain research 1993 Oct;20(1-2):9-20. doi: 10.1016/0169-328x(93)90106-y.
PMID: 8255185

Koichi Matsuo, Kozo Sato, Hiroko Ikeshima, Kouji Shimoda, Toshiya Takano.
Four synonymous genes encode calmodulin in the teleost fish, medaka (Oryzias latipes): conservation of the multigene one-protein principle.
Gene 1992 Oct 1;119(2):279-81. doi: 10.1016/0378-1119(92)90283-u. PMID: 1398109