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Jun Aruga

Laboratory for Developmental Neurobiology

RIKEN Brain Science Institute


Saitama 351-0198



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  • Laboratory for Developmental Neurobiology, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako-shi, Saitama 351-0198, Japan. 2002 - 2004
  • Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, Tsukuba Life Science Center, RIKEN, Tsukuba-shi, Japan. 1999 - 2000


  1. The role of Zic genes in neural development. Aruga, J. Mol. Cell. Neurosci. (2004) [Pubmed]
  2. Locomotor and oculomotor impairment associated with cerebellar dysgenesis in Zic3-deficient (Bent tail) mutant mice. Aruga, J., Ogura, H., Shutoh, F., Ogawa, M., Franke, B., Nagao, S., Mikoshiba, K. Eur. J. Neurosci. (2004) [Pubmed]
  3. Identification and characterization of Slitrk, a novel neuronal transmembrane protein family controlling neurite outgrowth. Aruga, J., Mikoshiba, K. Mol. Cell. Neurosci. (2003) [Pubmed]
  4. Human SLITRK family genes: genomic organization and expression profiling in normal brain and brain tumor tissue. Aruga, J., Yokota, N., Mikoshiba, K. Gene (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. Slitrk6 expression profile in the mouse embryo and its relationship to that of Nlrr3. Aruga, J. Gene Expr. Patterns (2003) [Pubmed]
  6. Zic2 controls cerebellar development in cooperation with Zic1. Aruga, J., Inoue, T., Hoshino, J., Mikoshiba, K. J. Neurosci. (2002) [Pubmed]
  7. Zic1 promotes the expansion of dorsal neural progenitors in spinal cord by inhibiting neuronal differentiation. Aruga, J., Tohmonda, T., Homma, S., Mikoshiba, K. Dev. Biol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  8. A 5' segment of the mouse Zic1 gene contains a region specific enhancer for dorsal hindbrain and spinal cord. Aruga, J., Shimoda, K., Mikoshiba, K. Brain Res. Mol. Brain Res. (2000) [Pubmed]
  9. Zic1 regulates the patterning of vertebral arches in cooperation with Gli3. Aruga, J., Mizugishi, K., Koseki, H., Imai, K., Balling, R., Noda, T., Mikoshiba, K. Mech. Dev. (1999) [Pubmed]
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