Publications


Kaori Shimada, Yusuke Hara, Hiroki Kuroda
African Clawed Frog: A Model Organism for Various Studies
SFC J. (2020) 19, 228-247.


Tomoyo Furukawa, Yuki Yamasaki, Yusuke Hara, Chisa Otsuki, Hiroko Maki, Tomoyoshi Soga, Yuki Moriyama, Hiroki Kuroda
Axis elongation during Xenopus tail-bud stage is regulated by GABA expressed in the anterior-to-mid neural tube
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2019) 63, 37-43.
PMID: 30919914


Yuka Sato, Shinya Matsukawa, Hiroki Kuroda
SKL Tagging - A Method for Generating Dominat-negative Inhibitors of the Homeobox Transcription Factor Superfamily and Smads.
SFC J. (2016) 16, 204-217.


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.
PMID: 25131500


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.
PMID: 23452088


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.
PMID: 22811269


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.
PMID: 21187064


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.
PMID: 18036787


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.
PMID: 18045539


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.
PMID: 15879552


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.
PMID: 15843411


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.
PMID: 15975940


Edward M. De Robertis, Hiroki Kuroda
Dorsal-Ventral Patterning and Neural Induction in Xenopus Embryos.
Ann. Rev. Cell Dev. Biol. (2004) 20: 285-308.
PMID: 15473842

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.
PMID: 15138495

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.
PMID: 12586065

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.
PMID: 11944936

Toshime Igarashi, Hiroki Kuroda, Shuji Takahashi, Makoto Asashima.
Cloning and characterization of the Xenopus laevis p8 gene.
Dev. Growth Differ. (2001) 43: 693-698.
PMID: 11737149

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.
PMID: 10830431

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.
PMID: 10777695

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.
PMID: 10552304

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.
PMID: 10502113

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.
PMID: 10400390