The world's first wiki where authorship really matters (Nature Genetics, 2008). Due credit and reputation for authors. Imagine a global collaborative knowledge base for original thoughts. Search thousands of articles and collaborate with scientists around the globe.

wikigene or wiki gene protein drug chemical gene disease author authorship tracking collaborative publishing evolutionary knowledge reputation system wiki2.0 global collaboration genes proteins drugs chemicals diseases compound
Hoffmann, R. A wiki for the life sciences where authorship matters. Nature Genetics (2008)

Mitsunori Fukuda

Developmental Neurobiology Laboratory

Brain Science Institute

Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN)

2-1 Hirosawa



Name/email consistency: high



  • Developmental Neurobiology Laboratory, Brain Science Institute, Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN), 2-1 Hirosawa, Japan. 1999 - 2002
  • Laboratory for Developmental Neurobiology, Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, 2-1 Hirosawa, Japan. 2000 - 2001


  1. Distinct developmental expression of synaptotagmin I and IX in the mouse brain. Fukuda, M. Neuroreport (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Distinct Rab27A binding affinities of Slp2-a and Slac2-a/melanophilin: Hierarchy of Rab27A effectors. Fukuda, M. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. Versatile role of Rab27 in membrane trafficking: focus on the Rab27 effector families. Fukuda, M. J. Biochem. (2005) [Pubmed]
  4. Slp4-a/granuphilin-a interacts with syntaxin-2/3 in a Munc18-2-dependent manner. Fukuda, M., Imai, A., Nashida, T., Shimomura, H. J. Biol. Chem. (2005) [Pubmed]
  5. Rabphilin and Noc2 are recruited to dense-core vesicles through specific interaction with Rab27A in PC12 cells. Fukuda, M., Kanno, E., Yamamoto, A. J. Biol. Chem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  6. Missense mutations in the globular tail of myosin-Va in dilute mice partially impair binding of Slac2-a/melanophilin. Fukuda, M., Kuroda, T.S. J. Cell. Sci. (2004) [Pubmed]
  7. Slac2-a/melanophilin contains multiple PEST-like sequences that are highly sensitive to proteolysis. Fukuda, M., Itoh, T. J. Biol. Chem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  8. Alternative splicing in the first alpha-helical region of the Rab-binding domain of Rim regulates Rab3A binding activity: is Rim a Rab3 effector protein during evolution?. Fukuda, M. Genes. Cells (2004) [Pubmed]
  9. Synaptotagmin VII is targeted to dense-core vesicles and regulates their Ca2+ -dependent exocytosis in PC12 cells. Fukuda, M., Kanno, E., Satoh, M., Saegusa, C., Yamamoto, A. J. Biol. Chem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  10. Effect of forskolin on synaptotagmin IV protein trafficking in PC12 cells. Fukuda, M., Yamamoto, A. J. Biochem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  11. Nerve growth factor-dependent sorting of synaptotagmin IV protein to mature dense-core vesicles that undergo calcium-dependent exocytosis in PC12 cells. Fukuda, M., Kanno, E., Ogata, Y., Saegusa, C., Kim, T., Loh, Y.P., Yamamoto, A. J. Biol. Chem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  12. Distinct Rab binding specificity of Rim1, Rim2, rabphilin, and Noc2. Identification of a critical determinant of Rab3A/Rab27A recognition by Rim2. Fukuda, M. J. Biol. Chem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  13. Slp4-a/granuphilin-a inhibits dense-core vesicle exocytosis through interaction with the GDP-bound form of Rab27A in PC12 cells. Fukuda, M. J. Biol. Chem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  14. Molecular cloning and characterization of human, rat, and mouse synaptotagmin XV. Fukuda, M. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2003) [Pubmed]
  15. Molecular cloning, expression, and characterization of a novel class of synaptotagmin (Syt XIV) conserved from Drosophila to humans. Fukuda, M. J. Biochem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  16. Synaptotagmin IX regulates Ca2+-dependent secretion in PC12 cells. Fukuda, M., Kowalchyk, J.A., Zhang, X., Martin, T.F., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  17. Slac2-a/melanophilin, the missing link between Rab27 and myosin Va: implications of a tripartite protein complex for melanosome transport. Fukuda, M., Kuroda, T.S., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  18. The calcium-binding loops of the tandem C2 domains of synaptotagmin VII cooperatively mediate calcium-dependent oligomerization. Fukuda, M., Katayama, E., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  19. Vesicle-associated membrane protein-2/synaptobrevin binding to synaptotagmin I promotes O-glycosylation of synaptotagmin I. Fukuda, M. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  20. The C2A domain of synaptotagmin-like protein 3 (Slp3) is an atypical calcium-dependent phospholipid-binding machine: comparison with the C2A domain of synaptotagmin I. Fukuda, M. Biochem. J. (2002) [Pubmed]
  21. Alternative splicing isoforms of synaptotagmin VII in the mouse, rat and human. Fukuda, M., Ogata, Y., Saegusa, C., Kanno, E., Mikoshiba, K. Biochem. J. (2002) [Pubmed]
  22. Slp4-a/granuphilin-a regulates dense-core vesicle exocytosis in PC12 cells. Fukuda, M., Kanno, E., Saegusa, C., Ogata, Y., Kuroda, T.S. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  23. Synaptotagmin-like protein (Slp) homology domain 1 of Slac2-a/melanophilin is a critical determinant of GTP-dependent specific binding to Rab27A. Fukuda, M. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  24. Slac2-c (synaptotagmin-like protein homologue lacking C2 domains-c), a novel linker protein that interacts with Rab27, myosin Va/VIIa, and actin. Fukuda, M., Kuroda, T.S. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  25. Characterization of KIAA1427 protein as an atypical synaptotagmin (Syt XIII). Fukuda, M., Mikoshiba, K. Biochem. J. (2001) [Pubmed]
  26. Synaptotagmin-like protein 1-3: a novel family of C-terminal-type tandem C2 proteins. Fukuda, M., Mikoshiba, K. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2001) [Pubmed]
  27. Novel splicing isoforms of synaptotagmin-like proteins 2 and 3: identification of the Slp homology domain. Fukuda, M., Saegusa, C., Mikoshiba, K. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2001) [Pubmed]
  28. A unique spacer domain of synaptotagmin IV is essential for Golgi localization. Fukuda, M., Ibata, K., Mikoshiba, K. J. Neurochem. (2001) [Pubmed]
  29. The C2A domain of double C2 protein gamma contains a functional nuclear localization signal. Fukuda, M., Saegusa, C., Kanno, E., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biol. Chem. (2001) [Pubmed]
  30. Mechanism of the SDS-resistant synaptotagmin clustering mediated by the cysteine cluster at the interface between the transmembrane and spacer domains. Fukuda, M., Kanno, E., Ogata, Y., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biol. Chem. (2001) [Pubmed]
  31. Formation of crystalloid endoplasmic reticulum induced by expression of synaptotagmin lacking the conserved WHXL motif in the C terminus. Structural importance of the WHXL motif in the C2B domain. Fukuda, M., Yamamoto, A., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biol. Chem. (2001) [Pubmed]
  32. The N-terminal cysteine cluster is essential for membrane targeting of B/K protein. Fukuda, M., Mikoshiba, K. Biochem. J. (2001) [Pubmed]
  33. Distinct self-oligomerization activities of synaptotagmin family. Unique calcium-dependent oligomerization properties of synaptotagmin VII. Fukuda, M., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biol. Chem. (2000) [Pubmed]
  34. Calcium-dependent and -independent hetero-oligomerization in the synaptotagmin family. Fukuda, M., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biochem. (2000) [Pubmed]
  35. Expression of synaptotagmin I or II promotes neurite outgrowth in PC12 cells. Fukuda, M., Mikoshiba, K. Neurosci. Lett. (2000) [Pubmed]
  36. A novel alternatively spliced variant of synaptotagmin VI lacking a transmembrane domain. Implications for distinct functions of the two isoforms. Fukuda, M., Mikoshiba, K. J. Biol. Chem. (1999) [Pubmed]
WikiGenes - Universities