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Masayori Inouye

Other Selected Publications

  • Mizuno, T., Chou, M. Y, and Inouye, M. (1984) A Unique Mechanism Regulating Gene Expression: Translational Inhibition by a Complementary RNA Transcript (micRNA). Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 81:1966-1970.
  • Yee, T., Furuichi, T., Inouye, S., and Inouye, M. (1984) Multicopy Single Stranded DNA Isolated from a Gram Negative Bacterium, Myococcus xanthus . Cell 38:203-209.
  • Coleman, J., Green, P. J., and Inouye, M. (1984) The Use of RNAs Complementary to Specific mRNAs to Regulate the Expression of Individual Bacterial Genes. Cell 37:429-436.
  • Coleman, J., Hirashima, A., Inokuchi, Y., Green, P. J. and Inouye, M. (1985) A Novel Immune System Against Bacteriophage Infection Using Complementary RNA (micRNA). Nature 315:601-603.
  • Furuichi, T., Inouye, S., and Inouye, M. (1987) Biosynthesis and Structure of Stable Branched RNA Covalently Linked to the 5' End of Multicopy Single Stranded DNA of Stigmatella aurantiaca . Cell 48:55-62.
  • Yamaguchi, K., Yu, F., Inouye, M. (1988) A Single Amino Acid Determinant of the Membrane Localization of Lipoproteins in E. coli . Cell 53:423-432.
  • Lampson, B. C., Sun, J., Hsu, M. Y., Vallejo Ramirez, J., Inouye, S. and Inouye, M. (1989) Reverse Transcriptase in a Clinical Strain of Escherichia coli : Production of Branched RNA linked msDNA. Science 243:1033-1038.
  • Inouye, S., Hsu, M. Y., Eagle, S. and Inouye, M. (1989) Reverse Transcriptase Associated with the Biosynthesis of the Branched RNA Linked msDNA in Myococcus xanthus . Cell 56:709-717.
  • Lerner, C. G. and Inouye, M. (1991) Pleiotropic Effects of Depletion of ERA, an Essential GTP binding Protein in E. coli . Mol. Micro. 5:951-957.
  • Munoz Dorado, J., Inouye, S., and Inouye, M. (1991) A Gene Encoding a Protein Serine/Threonine Kinase is Required for Normal Development of Myxococcus xanthus , a Gram negative Bacterium. Cell 67:995 1006.
  • Mirochnitchenko, O, Palnitkar, U., Philbert, M. and Inouye, M. (1995) Thermosensitive Phenotype of Transgenic Mice Overproducing Human Glutathione Peroxidases. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 92:8120-8124.
  • Mao, J.-R., Shimada, M., Inouye, S. and Inouye, M. (1995) Gene Regulation by Antisense DNA Produced in vivo . J. Biol. Chem. 270: 19684-19687.
  • Mirochnitchenko, O., Weisbrot-Lefkowitz, M. Reuhl, K., Chen, L., Yang, C. and Inouye, M. (1999) Acetaminophen Toxicity: Opposite Effects of Two Forms of Glutathione Peroxidase. J. Biol. Chem. 274:10349-10355.
  • Inouye, S., Hsu, M. Y., Xu, A., and Inouye, M. (1999) Highly Specific Recognition of Primer RNA Structures for 2'-OH Priming Reaction by Bacterial Reverse Transcriptases. J. Biol. Chem. 274:31236-31244.
  • Hwang, J. and Inouye, M. (2001) An Essential GTPase, Der, Containing Double GTP-binding Domains from Escherichia coli and Thermotoga maritima . J. Biol. Chem. 276: 31415-31421.
  • Qing, G., Ma, L.-C., Khorchid, A., Swapna, G. V. T., Mal, T. K., Takayama, M. M., Xia, B., Phadtare, S., Ke, H., Acton, T., Montelione, G. T., Ikura, M. and Inouye, M. (2004) Cold-shock Induced High-yield Protein Production in Escherichia coli . Nat Biotech. 22:877-882.
  • Inouye, M. , Ke, H., Yashio, A., Yamanaka, K., Shimamoto, T. and Inouye S. (2004) Complex Formation between a Putative 66-residue Thumb Domain of Bacterial Reverse Transcriptase RT-Ec86 and the Primer Recognition RNA. J. Biol. Chem. 279:50735-50742.
  • Mineno, J., Okamoto, S., Ando, T., Sato, M., Chono, H., Izu, H., Takayama, M., Asada, K., Mirochnitchenko, O., Inouye, M. , Kato, I. (2006) The Expression Profile of microRNAs in Mouse Embryos. Nucleic Acids Res. 34:1765-1771.
  • Hwang, J. and Inouye, M. (2006) The Tandem GTPase, Der, is Essential for the Biogenesis of 50S Ribosomal Subunits in Escherichia coli. Mol. Micro. 61:1660-1672.
  • Awano, N., Inouye, M. and Phadtare, S. (2008) RNase Activity of Polynucleotide Phosphorylase is Critical at Low Temperature in Escherichia coli and is Complemented by RNase II. J Bacteriol. 190:5924-5933.