Publications


Hiroki Kuroda, Takahiro Iwamiya, Kenta Morimoto
The Experimental Procedures to Create Life and Transplantable Heart
SFC J. (2015) 15, 262-282.


Yoshihisa Ohata, Shinya Matsukawa, Yuki Moriyama, Tatsuo Michiue, Kenta Morimoto, Yuka Sato, Hiroki Kuroda
Sirtuin inhibitor Ex-527 causes neural tube defects, ventral edema formations, and gastrointestinal malformations in Xenopus laevis embryos
Develop. Growth Differ. (2014) 56, 460-468.


Shoko Mori, Yuki Moriyama, Kumiko Yoshikawa, Tomoyo Furukawa and Hiroki Kuroda
beta-adrenergic signaling promotes posteriorization in Xenopus early development
Develop. Growth Differ. (2013) 55, 350-358.


Shinya Matsukawa, Yuki Moriyama, Tadayoshi Hayata, Haruka Sasaki, Yuzuru Ito, Makoto Asashima, and Hiroki Kuroda
KDEL tagging: a method for generating dominant-negative inhibitors of the secretion of TGF-beta superfamily proteins
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2012) 56, 351-356.


Yuki Moriyama, Yoshihisa Ohata, Shoko Mori, Shinya Matsukawa, Tatsuo Michiue, Makoto Asashima, and Hiroki Kuroda
Rapamycin treatment causes developmental delay, pigmentation defects, and gastrointestinal malformation on Xenopus embryogenesis.
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2011) 404, 974-978.


Hideyuki Ishibashi, Noriko Matsumura, Hiroshi Hanafusa, Kunihiro Matsumoto, E. M. De Robertis, and Hiroki Kuroda
Expression of Siamois and Twin in the blastula Chordin/Noggin signaling center is required for brain formation in Xenopus laevis embryos.
Mech. Dev. (2008) 125, 58-66.


Luis C. Fuentealba, Edward Eivers, Atsushi Ikeda, Cecilia Hurtado, Hiroki Kuroda, Edgar M. Pera, E. M. De Robertis
Integrating Patterning Signals: Wnt/GSK3 Regulates the Duration of the BMP/Smad1 Signal
Cell (2007) 131, 980-993.


Hiroki Kuroda, Luis Fuentealba, Atsushi Ikeda, Bruno Reversade, E. M. De Robertis
Default Neural Induction: neuralization of dissociated Xenopus cells is mediated by Ras/MAPK activation.
Genes Dev. (2005) 19: 1022-1027.


Lise Zakin, Bruno Reversade, Hiroki Kuroda, Karen M. Lyons, Eddy M. De Robertis
Sirenomelia in Bmp7 and Tsg compound mutant mice: requirement for Bmp signaling in the development of ventral posterior mesoderm.
Development (2005) 132: 2489-2499.


Bruno Reversade, Hiroki Kuroda, Hojoon Lee, Ashley Mays, Eddy M. De Robertis
Depletion of Bmp2, Bmp4, Bmp7 and Spemann organizer signals induces massive brain formation in Xenopus embryos.
Development (2005) 132: 3381-3392.


Edward M. De Robertis, Hiroki Kuroda
Dorsal-Ventral Patterning and Neural Induction in Xenopus Embryos.
Ann. Rev. Cell Dev. Biol. (2004) 20: 285-308.

Hiroki Kuroda, Oliver Wessely, Edward M. De Robertis.
Neural Induction in Xenopus: Requirement for Ectodermal and Endomesodermal Signals via Chordin, Noggin, b-Catenin, and Cerberus.
PLoS Biology (2004) 2: 623-634.

Michael Oelgeschlager, Hiroki Kuroda, Bruno Reversade, Edward M. De Robertis.
Chordin is required for the Spemann organizer transplantation phenomenon in Xenopusembryos.
Dev. Cell (2003) 4: 219-230.

Hiroki Kuroda, Masafumi Inui, Kaoru Sugimoto, Tadayoshi Hayata, Makoto Asashima.
Axial protocadherin is a mediator of prenotochord cell sorting in Xenopus.
Dev. Biol. (2002) 244: 267-277.

Toshime Igarashi, Hiroki Kuroda, Shuji Takahashi, Makoto Asashima.
Cloning and characterization of the Xenopus laevis p8 gene.
Dev. Growth Differ. (2001) 43: 693-698.

Hiroki Kuroda, Tadayoshi Hayata, Akira Eisaki, Makoto Asashima.
Cloning a novel developmental regulating gene, Xotx5: its potential role in anterior formation in Xenopus laevis.
Dev. Growth Differ. (2000) 42: 87-93.

Akira Eisaki, Hiroki Kuroda, Akimasa Fukui, Makoto Asashima.
XSIP1, a member of two-handed zinc finger proteins, induced anterior neural markers in Xenopus laevis animal cap.
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2000) 271:151-157.

Tadayoshi Hayata, Hiroki Kuroda, Akira Eisaki, Makoto Asashima.
Expression of Xenopus T-box transcription factor, tbx2 in Xenopus embryo.
Dev. Genes Evol. (1999) 209: 625-8.

Tadayoshi Hayata, Akira Eisaki, Hiroki Kuroda, Makoto Asashima.
Expression of Brachyury-like T-box transcription factor, Xbra3 in Xenopus embryo.
Dev. Genes Evol. (1999) 209: 560-3.

Hiroki Kuroda, Hirofumi Sakumoto, Kei Kinoshita, Makoto Asashima.
Changes in the adhesive properties of dissociated and reaggregated Xenopus laevis embryo cells.
Dev. Growth Differ. (1999) 41: 283-91.