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Yoshitaka Tanaka Last modified date:2020.04.14



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


E-Mail
Homepage
https://kyushu-u.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/yoshitaka-tanaka
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http://saisei.phar.kyushu-u.ac.jp/
Phone
092-642-6618
Fax
092-642-6619
Academic Degree
PhD
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
No
Field of Specialization
Cell Biology
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
02years07months
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