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Wataru Sakamoto

Research Institute for Bioresources

Okayama University




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  • Research Institute for Bioresources, Okayama University, Kurashiki, Japan. 2000 - 2006


  1. Protein degradation machineries in plastids. Sakamoto, W. Annu. Rev. Plant. Biol (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Allelic characterization of the leaf-variegated mutation var2 identifies the conserved amino acid residues of FtsH that are important for ATP hydrolysis and proteolysis. Sakamoto, W., Miura, E., Kaji, Y., Okuno, T., Nishizono, M., Ogura, T. Plant Mol. Biol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  3. Leaf-variegated mutations and their responsible genes in Arabidopsis thaliana. Sakamoto, W. Genes Genet. Syst. (2003) [Pubmed]
  4. Coordinated regulation and complex formation of yellow variegated1 and yellow variegated2, chloroplastic FtsH metalloproteases involved in the repair cycle of photosystem II in Arabidopsis thylakoid membranes. Sakamoto, W., Zaltsman, A., Adam, Z., Takahashi, Y. Plant. Cell (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. The VAR1 locus of Arabidopsis encodes a chloroplastic FtsH and is responsible for leaf variegation in the mutant alleles. Sakamoto, W., Tamura, T., Hanba-Tomita, Y., Murata, M. Genes. Cells (2002) [Pubmed]
  6. The Purple leaf (Pl) locus of rice: the Pl(w) allele has a complex organization and includes two genes encoding basic helix-loop-helix proteins involved in anthocyanin biosynthesis. Sakamoto, W., Ohmori, T., Kageyama, K., Miyazaki, C., Saito, A., Murata, M., Noda, K., Maekawa, M. Plant Cell Physiol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  7. Mitochondrial localization of AtOXA1, an arabidopsis homologue of yeast Oxa1p involved in the insertion and assembly of protein complexes in mitochondrial inner membrane. Sakamoto, W., Spielewoy, N., Bonnard, G., Murata, M., Wintz, H. Plant Cell Physiol. (2000) [Pubmed]
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