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Shiro Ikegawa

Laboratory for Bone and Joint Diseases

SNP Research Center





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  • Laboratory for Bone and Joint Diseases, SNP Research Center, RIKEN, Tokyo, Japan. 2002 - 2008
  • Laboratory of Molecular Medicine, Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Japan. 1998 - 2000
  • Laboratory of Molecular Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan. 1996 - 1999


  1. Expression, regulation and function of asporin, a susceptibility gene in common bone and joint diseases. Ikegawa, S. Curr. Med. Chem. (2008) [Pubmed]
  2. New gene associations in osteoarthritis: what do they provide, and where are we going? Ikegawa, S. Curr. Opin. Rheumatol (2007) [Pubmed]
  3. Genetic analysis of skeletal dysplasia: recent advances and perspectives in the post-genome-sequence era. Ikegawa, S. J. Hum. Genet. (2006) [Pubmed]
  4. Allele-specific PCR amplification due to sequence identity between a PCR primer and an amplicon: is direct sequencing so reliable?. Ikegawa, S., Mabuchi, A., Ogawa, M., Ikeda, T. Hum. Genet. (2002) [Pubmed]
  5. Novel and recurrent EBP mutations in X-linked dominant chondrodysplasia punctata. Ikegawa, S., Ohashi, H., Ogata, T., Honda, A., Tsukahara, M., Kubo, T., Kimizuka, M., Shimode, M., Hasegawa, T., Nishimura, G., Nakamura, Y. Am. J. Med. Genet. (2000) [Pubmed]
  6. Isolation, characterization and mapping of the mouse and human PRG4 (proteoglycan 4) genes. Ikegawa, S., Sano, M., Koshizuka, Y., Nakamura, Y. Cytogenet. Cell Genet. (2000) [Pubmed]
  7. Cloning and characterization of ASH2L and Ash2l, human and mouse homologs of the Drosophila ash2 gene. Ikegawa, S., Isomura, M., Koshizuka, Y., Nakamura, Y. Cytogenet. Cell Genet. (1999) [Pubmed]
  8. Cloning and characterization of a novel gene (C8orf2), a human representative of a novel gene family with homology to C. elegans C42.C1.9. Ikegawa, S., Isomura, M., Koshizuka, Y., Nakamura, Y. Cytogenet. Cell Genet. (1999) [Pubmed]
  9. Cloning and characterization of human and mouse PROSC (proline synthetase co-transcribed) genes. Ikegawa, S., Isomura, M., Koshizuka, Y., Nakamura, Y. J. Hum. Genet. (1999) [Pubmed]
  10. Pseudoachondroplasia with de novo deletion [del(11)(q21q22.2)]. Ikegawa, S., Ohashi, H., Hosoda, F., Fukushima, Y., Ohki, M., Nakamura, Y. Am. J. Med. Genet. (1998) [Pubmed]
  11. Mutation of the type X collagen gene (COL10A1) causes spondylometaphyseal dysplasia. Ikegawa, S., Nishimura, G., Nagai, T., Hasegawa, T., Ohashi, H., Nakamura, Y. Am. J. Hum. Genet. (1998) [Pubmed]
  12. Novel and recurrent COMP (cartilage oligomeric matrix protein) mutations in pseudoachondroplasia and multiple epiphyseal dysplasia. Ikegawa, S., Ohashi, H., Nishimura, G., Kim, K.C., Sannohe, A., Kimizuka, M., Fukushima, Y., Nagai, T., Nakamura, Y. Hum. Genet. (1998) [Pubmed]
  13. Structure of the gene encoding human colligin-2 (CBP2). Ikegawa, S., Nakamura, Y. Gene (1997) [Pubmed]
  14. Isolation, characterization and chromosomal assignment of the human WNT7A gene. Ikegawa, S., Kumano, Y., Okui, K., Fujiwara, T., Takahashi, E., Nakamura, Y. Cytogenet. Cell Genet. (1996) [Pubmed]
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