Masak Takaine
  • Assistant Professor, Division of Cellular Signalling, Gunma University/IMCR
Research focus
  • Cell biology
  • 1 Author merit


Doctor of Science, Tokyo University/Biophysics and Biochemistry, Japan, 2008

• Takaine, M., Ueno, M., Kitamura, K., Imamura, H. and Yoshida, S. (2019). Reliable imaging of ATP in living budding and fission yeast. J Cell Sci 132(8).
• Ohashi, K., Chaleckis, R., Takaine, M., Wheelock, C. E. and Yoshida, S. (2017). Kynurenine aminotransferase activity of Aro8/Aro9 engage tryptophan degradation by producing kynurenic acid in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Sci Rep 7(1): 12180.
• Yasuda, T., Takaine, M., Numata, O. and Nakano, K. (2016). Anillin-related protein Mid1 regulates timely formation of the contractile ring in the fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces japonicus. Genes Cells 21(6): 594-607.
• Kushida, Y., Takaine, M., Nakano, K., Sugai, T. and Numata, O. (2015). Dynamic Change of Cellular Localization of Microtubule-Organizing Center During Conjugation of Ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila. Zoolog Sci 32(1): 25-32.
1 Protocol published
QUEEN-based Spatiotemporal ATP Imaging in Budding and Fission Yeast
Author:  Masak Takaine, date: 08/05/2019, view: 3706, Q&A: 0
Yeasts have provided an exceptional model for studying metabolism and bioenergetics in eukaryotic cells. Among numerous metabolites, adenosine triphosphate (ATP) is a major metabolite that is essential for all living organisms. Therefore, a clearer ...
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