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    Yuzaki Lab's (Department of Neurophysiology, Keio University School of Medicine) research theme is to elucidate "how neural activity and environmental changes induce memory and learning,、, 、and how they change the neural network itself ."。For details please Click here.
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P2X7 purinergic receptor type-specific distribution of neurons in the monkey retina(J. Comp. Neurol.)2003.12.31

Ishii, K., Kaneda, M., Li, H., Rockland, KL, Hashikawa, T. Neuron specific distribution of P2X7 purinergic receptors in the monkey retina. J. Comp. Neurol. 459: 267-277, 2003

NR3B NMDA-type glutamate receptor subunits that controls the permeability of the receptor surface expression and Ca NMDA (J Neurosci)2003.9.27

Matsuda, K., Fletcher, M., Kamiya, Y., Yuzaki, M. Specific assembly with NR3B subunit controls surface expression and calcium permeability of NMDA receptors, J. Neurosci., 23:10064-10073, 2003.

Structure and function of glutamate receptors from the analysis of mutant mice revealed the delta receptor orphan receptor 2 (invited review; Keio J Med)2003.6.27

Yuzaki, M. New insights into the structure and function of glutamate receptors – The orphan receptor delta2 reveals its family’s secrets. Keio J. Med., 52:92-99, 2003.

Delta II receptor controls the endocytosis of the receptor AMPA (Nature Neurosci)2003.6.27

Hirai, H., Launey, T., Mikawa, S., Torashima, T., Yanagihara, D., Kasaura, T., Miyamoto, A., Yuzaki, M. New role of delta2-glutamate receptors in AMPA receptor trafficking and cerebellar function. Nature Neurosci., 6:869-876, 2003.

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Delta II receptor may be functionally associated with acid receptor in vitro, AMPA / kainate (Mol Brain Res)2003.3.1

Kohda, K., Kamiya, Y., Matsuda, S., Kato, K., Umemori, H., Yuzaki, M. Assembly of delta2 glutamate receptors with AMPA/kainate glutamate receptors, Mol. Brain Res., 110:27-37, 2003.

Analysis of the hotfoot mutant mice spontaneously receptor delta 2 (Eur J Neurosci)2003.3.1

Wang, Y., Matsuda, S., Drews, V., Torashima, T., Meisl, M.H., Yuzaki, M., A hot spot for hotfoot mutations in the gene encoding delta2 glutamate receptor, Eur. J. Neurosci., 17:1581-1590, 2003.

Analysis of tyrosine kinase expression in the brain during development of apoptosis-related AATYK (Mol Brain Res)2003.2.1

Tomomura, M., Hasegawa, Y., Hashikawa, T., Tomomura, A., Yuzaki, M., Furuichi, T, Homely, R. Differential expression and function of apoptosis-associated tyrosine kinase (AATYK) in the developing mouse brain, Mol. Brain Res., 112:103-112, 2003.

10 years of delta receptor 2 (invited review; Neurosci Res)2003.2.1

Yuzaki, M. The delta2 Glutamate Receptor: 10 Years Later. Neurosci. Res., 46:11-22, 2003.