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Masao Hiraiwa

Department of Neurosciences

School of Medicine

University of California at San Diego

La Jolla 92093



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  • Department of Neurosciences, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA. 1997 - 2003


  1. Regulation of gene expression in response to brain injury: enhanced expression and alternative splicing of rat prosaposin (SGP-1) mRNA in injured brain. Hiraiwa, M., Liu, J., Lu, A.G., Wang, C.Y., Misasi, R., Yamauchi, T., Hozumi, I., Inuzuka, T., O'Brien, J.S. J. Neurotrauma (2003) [Pubmed]
  2. A retro-inverso Prosaptide D5 promotes a myelination process in developing rats. Hiraiwa, M., Campana, W.M., Wang, C.Y., Otero, D.A., O'Brien, J.S. Brain Res. Dev. Brain Res. (2001) [Pubmed]
  3. Cathepsin A/protective protein: an unusual lysosomal multifunctional protein. Hiraiwa, M. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. (1999) [Pubmed]
  4. Lysosomal proteolysis of prosaposin, the precursor of saposins (sphingolipid activator proteins): its mechanism and inhibition by ganglioside. Hiraiwa, M., Martin, B.M., Kishimoto, Y., Conner, G.E., Tsuji, S., O'Brien, J.S. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. (1997) [Pubmed]
  5. Protective protein in the bovine lysosomal beta-galactosidase complex. Hiraiwa, M., Saitoh, M., Arai, N., Shiraishi, T., Odani, S., Uda, Y., Ono, T., O'Brien, J.S. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (1997) [Pubmed]
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