論文

1996年以降の主な論文

Kajikawa, M., Yamauchi, M., Shinkawa, H., Tanaka, M., Hatano,K., Nishimura, Y., Kato, M. and Fukuzawa, H. Isolation and characterization of Chlamydomonas autophagy-related mutants in nutrient-deficient conditions. Plant Cell Physiol. (2019)60:126-138.

Kato, M. and Nakayama, F. Caffeine. In Biotechnology of Natural Products. Edited by Schwab, W., Lange, B.M. and Wüst, M. (2018) 131-143 Springer

加藤美砂子 杉井昭子 松脇いずみ トレボウクシア藻Pseudochoricytis ellipsoidea における油脂蓄積と環境影響評価 Plant Morphol. (2017)29:53-56.

 Mitani, E., Nakayama, F., Matsuwaki, I., Ichi, I., Kawabata, A., Kawachi, M. and Kato, M. Fatty acid composition profiles of 235 strains of 3 plantae phylum within the NIES algal collection. Microb. Resour. Syst.(2017) 33:19-29.

Kajikawa, M., Sawaragi, Y., Shinkawa, H., Yamano, T., Ando, A., Kato, M., Hirono, M., Sato, N., Fukuzawa , H. Algal dual-specificity tyrosine- phosphorylation- regulated kinase TAR1 regulates accumulation of triacylglycerol in nitrogen- or sulfur-deficiency. Plant Physiol. (2015) 168:752-764.

Nakayama, F., Mizuno K. and Kato M. Biosynthesis of caffeine underlying the diversity of motif B’ methyltransferase. Nat. Pro. Commun.(2015) 10:799-801.

Kajikawa M., Kinohira S., Ando A. Shimoyama M., Kato M. and Fukuzawa H. Accumulation of squalene in a microalga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii by genetic modification of squalene synthase and squalene epoxidase genes. Plos One (2015) 10(3): e0120446. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0120446.

Matsuwaki, I., Harayama, S. and Kato M. Assessment of the biological invasion risks associated with a massive outdoor cultivation of the green alga, Pseudochoricystis ellipsoidea. Algal Res. (2015) 9:1-7.

Mizuno, K., Matsuzaki M., Kanazawa S., Tokiwano T., Yoshizawa Y. and Kato M. Conversion of nicotinic acid to trigonelline is catalyzed by N-methyltransferase belonged to motif B’ methyltransferase family in Coffea arabica. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2014) 452:1060-1066.

Ogita, S., Kato, M., Watanabe, S. and Ashihara, H. The Co-occurrence of two pyridine alkaloids, mimosine and trigonelline, in Leucaena leucocephala. Z. Naturforsch. (2014) 69c:124-132.

Niitsu, R., Kanazashi, M., Matsuwaki, I., Ikegami, Y., Tanoi, T., Kawachi, M., Watanabe, M.M. and Kato, M. Changes in the hydrocarbon-synthesizing activity during growth of Botryococcus braunii B70. Bioresource Technol. (2012)109:297-299.

Abe, J., Hori, S., Tsuchikane, Y., Kitao, N., Kato, M. and Sekimoto, H. Stable nuclear transformation of Closterium peracerosum-strigosum-littorale Complex. Plant Cell Physiol. (2011) 52:1676-1685.

Satoh, A., Kato, M., Yamato, K., Ishibashi, M., Sekiguchi, H., Kurano, N. and Miyachi, S. Characterization of the lipid accumulation in a new microalgal species, Pseudochorycystis ellipsoidea (Trebouxiophyceae). J. Jpn. Inst. Energy (2010) 89:909-913.

Mizuno, K., Kurosawa S., Yoshizawa, Y. and Kato, M. Essential region for 3-N methylation in N-methyltransferases involved in caffeine biosynthesis. Z. Naturforsch. (2010) 65c:257-265.

Kato, M., Kitao, M., Ishida, M., Morimoto, M., Irino, F. and Mizuno, K. Gene expression for caffeine biosynthesis and related enzymes in Camellia sinensis. Z. Naturforsch. (2010) 65c:245-256.

Ishida, M., Kitao, N., Mizuno, K., Tanikawa, N. and Kato, M. Occurrence of theobromine synthase genes in purine alkaloid-free species of Camellia plants. Planta (2009) 229:559-568.

Kato, M. and Ashihara, H. Biosynthesis and catabolism of purine alkaloids in Camellia plants. (2008) Nat. Prod. Commun. 3:1429-1435.

Kobayashi, Y., Torii, A., Kato, M. and Adachi, K. Accumulation of cyclitols functioning as compatible solutes in the haptophyte alga Pavlova sp. Phycol. Res. (2007) 55:81-90.

Yoneyama, N., Morimoto, H., Ye, C-X., Ashihara, H., Mizuno, K. and Kato, M. Substrate specificity of N-methyltransferase involved in purine alkaloids synthesis is depend upon one amino acid residue of the enzyme. Mol. Gen. Genomics (2006) 275:125-135.

Kobayashi, Y., Torii, A. and Kato, M. Biosynthesis of 1,2-diacylglyceryl –O-carboxyhydroxymethylcholine in Haptophyceae. Jpn. J. Phycol. (2004) 52:73-77.

Kato, M. and Mizuno, K. Caffeine synthase and related methyltransferases. Front. Biosci. (2004) 9:1833-1842.

Koyama,Y., Tomoda, Y.,Kato, M. and Ashihara, H. Metabolism of purine bases, nucleosides and alkaloids in theobromine-forming Theobroma cacao leaves. Plant Physiol.Biochem. (2003) 41:977-984.

Mizuno, K., Kato, M., Irino, F., Yoneyama, N., Fujimura, T. and Ashihara, H. The first committed step reaction of caffeine biosynthesis: 7-methylxanthosine synthase is closely homolougs to caffeine synthase in coffee (Coffea arabica L.). FEBS Lett. (2003) 547:56-60.

Mizuno, K., Okuda, A., Kato, M., Yoneyama, N., Tanaka, H., Ashihara, H. and Fujimura, T. Isolation of a new dual-functional caffeine synthase gene encoding an enzyme for the conversion of     7-methylxanthine to caffeine from coffee (Coffea arabica L.) FEBS Lett. (2003) 534:75-81.

Zheng, X-Q., Ye,C-X., Kato, M., Crozier, A. and Ashihara, H. Theacrine(1,3,7,9-tetramethyluric acid) synthesis in leaves of a Chinese tea, kucha (Camellia assamica var. kucha). Phytochemistry (2002) 60:129-134.

Kato, M., Mizuno, K., Crozier, A., Fujimura, T. and Ashihara, H. A gene encoding caffeine synthase from tea leaves Nature (2000) 406:956-957.

Mimura, T., Shindo, C., Kato, M., Yokota, E. Sakano, K., Ashihara, H. and Shimmen, T. Regulation of cytoplasmic pH under extreme acid treatment in suspension cultured cells of Catharanthus roseus : A possible role of inorganic phosphate. Plant Cell Physiol.(2000) 41:424-431.

Kato, M., Mizuno, K., Fujimura, T., Iwama, M., Irie, M., Crozier, A. and Ashihara, H. Purification and characterization of caffeine synthase from tea leaves. Plant Physiol. (1999) 120:579-586.

Yasumoto, E., Adachi, K., Kato, M., Sano, H., Sasamoto, H., Baba S. and Ashihara, H. Uptake of inorganic ions and compatible solutes in cultured mangrove cells during salt stress. In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. (1999) 35:82-85.

Ashihara, H., Kato, M. and Chuang-xing, Y. Biosynthesis and metabolism of purine alkaloids in leaves of cocoa tea (Camellia ptilophylla). J. Plant Res. (1998) 111:599-604.

Ashihara,H., Adachi, K., Otawa, M., Yasumoto, E., Fukushima, Y., Kato, M., Sano, H. , Sasamoto, H. and Baba, S. Compatible solutes and inorganic ions in the mangrove plant Avicennia marina and their effects on the activities of enzymes. Z. Naturforsch. (1997) 52c:433-440.

Kawachi,K., Kato, M., Ikemoto, H. and Miyachi, S. Fatty acid comosition of a new marine picoplankton species of the Chromophyta. J. Appl. Phycol. (1996) 8:397-401.

Masuda, K., Kato, M., Miyachi, S. and Maruyama, T. Effects of tissue homogenate from symbiotic or nonsymbiotic bivalves on photosynthate excretion from freshly isolated zooxanthellae and free-living microalgae. J. Mar. Biotechnol. (1996) 4:100-103.

Kato, M., Kanehara, T., Shimizu, H., Suzuki, T., Gillies, F.M., Crozier, A. and Ashihara, H. Caffeine biosynthesis in young leaves of Camellia sinensis: in vitro studies on an S-adenosylmethionine dependent N-methyltransferase involved in the conversion of xanthosine to caffeine. Physiol. Plant. (1996) 98:629-636.

Kato, M., Sakai, M., Adachi, K., Ikemoto, H. and Sano, H. Distribution of betaine lipids in marine algae. Phytochemistry (1996) 42:1341-1345.