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Yoshitaka Tanaka Last modified date:2019.07.09



Graduate School
Undergraduate School
Other Organization
Administration Post
Director of the Radioisotope Center


E-Mail
Homepage
http://saisei.phar.kyushu-u.ac.jp/
Phone
092-642-6618
Fax
092-642-6619
Academic Degree
PhD
Field of Specialization
Cell Biology
Research
Research Interests
  • Molecular mechanism of protein turnover
    keyword : autophagy, proteasome, endocytosis, lysosome
    2007.04~2015.03.
  • Inhibitory mechanism of melanin production
    keyword : whitening, melanine, melanosome, lysosome
    2005.04~2016.03.
  • Molecular regulation of signal transduction by endosomal proteins
    keyword : signal trunsduction, EGF receptor, endosome, sorting nexin
    2005.04~2016.03.
  • Molecular mechanism of phospholipidosis
    keyword : phospholipidosis, lysosome, membrane trafficking
    2007.04~2016.03.
  • Novel in vitro screening system of phospholipidosis
    keyword : phospholipidosis, lysosome, screening system, drug side effect
    2006.04~2016.03.
  • Molecular regulation of autophagosome formation
    keyword : autophagosome, LC3, lysosome
    2007.04~2017.03.
  • Roles of Rab proteins in formation and meintenance of endosomes and lysosomes
    keyword : small GTPase, Rab protein, endosome, lysosome, membrane trafficking
    2003.04~2017.03.
  • Molecular mechanism of endocytosis and signal transduction from lipid-raft
    keyword : lipid-raft, endocytosis, signal transduction, membrane trafficking
    2001.04~2017.03.
  • Function of lysosomal membrane proteins
    keyword : lysosomal membrane protein, lysosome, knock-out mouse
    1997.06~2018.03.
  • Formation and maintenance of lysosome
    keyword : lysosome, endosome, small GTPase, membrane trafficking
    1990.04~2018.03.
Academic Activities
Papers
1. Keiko Fujimoto, Hiroaki Ida, Yuko Hirota, Masaki Ishigai, Jun Amano, Yoshitaka Tanaka, Intracellular Dynamics and Fate of a Humanized Anti–Interleukin-6 Receptor Monoclonal Antibody, Tocilizumab, Mol Pharmacol, doi:10.1124/mol.115.099184, 88, 660-675, 2015.10.
Membership in Academic Society
  • The Japanese Biochemical Society
  • Japan Society for Cell Biology
  • The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan
  • The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
Awards
  • Studies on the function of lysosomal membrane proteins