Publications


Yasuyuki FUJITA
    2017
  • Kon, S., Ishibashi, K., Katoh, H., Kitamoto, S., Shirai, T., Tanaka, S., Kajita, M., Ishikawa, S., Yamauchi, H., Yako, Y., Kamasaki, T., Matsumoto, T., Watanabe, H., Egami, R., Sasaki, A., Nishikawa, A., Kameda, I., Maruyama, T., Narumi, R., Morita, T., Sasaki, Y., Enoki, R., Honma, S., Imamura, H., Oshima, M., Soga, T., Miyazaki, J., Duchen, M. R., Nam, J.-M., Onodera, Y., Yoshioka, S., Kikuta, J., Ishii, M., Imajo, M., Nishida, E., Fujioka, Y., Ohba, Y., Sato, T., and Fujita, Y. (2017) Cell competition with normal epithelial cells promotes apical extrusion of transformed cells through metabolic changes. Nature Cell Biology, in press
  • Kadeer, A., Maruyama, T., Kajita, M., Morita T., Sasaki, A., Ohoka, A., Ishikawa, S., Ikegawa, M., Shimada, T., and Fujita, Y. (2017) Plectin is a novel regulator for apical extrusion of RasV12-transformed cells. Scientific Reports, in press.
  • Saitoh, S., Maruyama, T., Yako, Y., Kajita, M., Fujioka, Y., Ohba, Y., Kasai, N., Sugama, N., Kon, S., Ishikawa, S., Hayashi, T., Yamazaki, T., Tada, M., and Fujita, Y. (2017) Rab5-regulated endocytosis plays a crucial role in apical extrusion of transformed cells. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, in press.
  • 2016
  • Yamamoto, S., Yako, Y., Fujioka, Y., Kajita, M., Kameyama, T., Kon, S., Ishikawa, S., Ohba, Y., Ohno, Y., Kihara, A., and Fujita, Y. (2016) A role of the sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P)- S1P receptor 2 pathway in Epithelial Defense Against Cancer (EDAC). Molecular Biology of the Cell, 27(3):491-499. [Pubmed]
  • 2015
  • Yamauchi, H., Matsumaru, T., Morita, T., Ishikawa, S., Maenaka, K., Takigawa, I., Semba, K., Kon, S. and Fujita, Y. (2015) The cell competition-based high-throughput screening identifies small compounds that promote the elimination of RasV12-transformed cells from epithelia. Scientific Reports, in press.
  • Ohoka, A., Kajita, M., Ikenouchi, J., Yako, Y., Kitamoto, S., Kon, S., Ikegawa, M., Shimada, T., Ishikawa, S., and Fujita, Y. (2015) EPLIN is a crucial regulator for extrusion of RasV12-transformed cells. Journal of Cell Science, 128, 781-789 doi:10.1242/jcs.163113. [Pubmed]
  • 2014
  • Kajita M., Sugimura, K., Ohoka, A., Burden, J., Suganuma, H., Ikegawa, M., Shimada, T., Kitamura, T., Shindoh, M., Ishikawa, S., Yamamoto, S., Saitoh, S., Yako, Y., Takahashi, R., Okajima, T., Kikuta, J., Maijima, Y., Ishii, M., Tada, M., and Fujita, Y. (2014) Filamin acts as a key regulator in epithelial defence against transformed cells. Nature Communications, 31 Jul; doi: 10.1038/ncomms5428. [Pubmed]
  • Anton, K. A., Sinclair, J., Ohoka, A., Kajita, M., Ishikawa, S., Benz, P. M., Renne, T., Balda, M., Jorgensen, C., Matter, K., and Fujita, Y. (2014) PKA-regulated VASP phosphorylation promotes extrusion of transformed cells from the epithelium. Journal of Cell Science, 127(16):3425-33. [Pubmed]
  • 2012
  • Katoh, H and Fujita, Y. (2012) Epithelial homeostasis: elimination by live cell extrusion. Current Biology, 22 (11), R453-5. [Pubmed]
  • Yamauchi, H and Fujita, Y. (2012) Epithelial self-defense against cancer. Cell Research, 24 April 2012; doi: 10.1038/cr.2012.69. [Pubmed]
  • Norman, M, Wisniewska, K. A., Lawrenson, K., Garcia-Miranda G., Tada M., Kajita M., Mano, H., Ishikawa, S., Ikegawa, M., Shimada, T., and Fujita, Y. (2012) Loss of Scribble causes cell competition in mammalian cells. Journal of Cell Science, 125(1):59-66. [Pubmed]
    Highlight in Journal of Cell Science 2012 125:e101
  • 2011
  • Fujita, Y. (2011) Interface between normal and transformed epithelial cells \A road to a novel type of cancer prevention and treatment. Cancer Science, vol. 102 (10), p1749-1755 [Pubmed].
  • Hogan, C., Kajita, M., Lawrenson, K., and Fujita, Y. (2011) Interactions between normal and transformed epithelial cells: their contributions to tumourigenesis. Int J Biochem Cell Biol., 43(4):496-503. [Pubmed]
  • 2010
  • Tamori, Y., Bialucha, C. U. Tian, A-G. Kajita, M., Huang, Y-C., Norman, M., Karmakharm, A., Ivanovitch, K., Disch, L., Liu, T., Deng, W-M., and Fujita, Y. (2010) Involvement of Lgl and Mahjong/VprBP in Cell Competition. PLoS Biology, 8 (7): e10000422. [Pubmed]
    Highlight in PLoS Biol. 2010;8(7):e1000423 'How Normal Cells Can Win the Battle for Survival Against Cancer Cells' and Nat Rev Cancer. 2010 Sep;10(9):598 'To the death! '
  • Kajita, M., Hogan, C., Harris, A., Dupre-Crochet, S., Itasaki, N., Kawakami, K., Charras, G., Tada, T., and Fujita, Y. (2010) Interaction with surrounding normal epithelial cells influences signalling pathways and behaviour of Src-transformed cells. Journal of Cell Science, 123:171-180. [Pubmed]
    Highlight in Nature 2010 463, 138-138, 'Kicking out cancer cells' and Journal of Cell Science 2010 123, 203e, 'Triggers from tumour-cell neighbours'
  • 2009
  • Hogan, C., Dupre'-Crochet, S., Norman, M., Kajita, M., Zimmermann, C., Pelling, A.E., Piddini, E., Baena-Lo'pez, L.A., Vincent, J. P., Hosoya, H., Itoh, Y., Pichaud, F. and Fujita, Y. (2009) Characterization of the interface between normal and transformed epithelial cells. Nature Cell Biology, 11 (4), 460-467. [Pubmed]
  • Figueroa, A., Kotani, H., Toda, Y., Mazan-Mamczarz, K., Mueller, E. C., Otto, A., Lena Disch, Mark Norman, Rasika M. Ramdasi, Keshtgar, M., Gorospe, M., and Fujita,Y. (2009) Novel roles of Hakai in cell proliferation and oncogenesis. Mol. Biol. Cell, 20: 3533-3542. [Pubmed]
  • 2008
  • Ferber, E.C., Kajita, M., Wadlow, A., Tobiansky, L., Niessen, C., Ariga, H., Daniel, J. and Fujita, Y. (2008) A role for the cleaved cytoplasmic domain of E-cadherin in the nucleus. J. Biol. Chem., 283 (19), 12691-12700. [Pubmed]
  • 2007
  • Bialucha, CB, Ferber E.C., Pichaud F., Peak-Chew S.Y., and Fujita, Y. (2007) p32 is a novel mammalian Lgl-binding protein that enhances the activity of protein kinase C and regulates cell polarity. Journal of Cell Biology, 178(4), 575-581. [Pubmed]
  • Hosking, RC, Ulloa, F., Hogan, C., Figueroa, A., Gevaert, K., Birchmeier, W., Briscoe, J., and Fujita, Y. (2007) The transcriptional repressor Glis2 is a novel binding partner for p120 catenin. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 18, 1918-1927. [Pubmed]
  • Crochet, SD., Figueroa, A., Hogan, C., Ferber E., Bialucha, UC., Adams, J., Richardson, ECN., and Fujita, Y. (2007) Casein kinase 1 is a novel negative regulator of E-cadherin-based cell-cell contacts. Mol. Cell Biol., 27 (10), 3804-3816. [Pubmed]
  • 2005
  • Fujita, Y., Hogan, C. and Braga, V.M.M. (2005) Regulation of cell-cell adhesion by Rap1. Methods in Enzymology, vol. 407, 359-372. [Pubmed]
  • 2004
  • Fujita, Y. and Hogan, C. (2004) Adherens Junction. Encyclopedic Reference of Genomics and Proteomics (Springer).
  • Hogan, C., Serpente, N., Cogram, P., Hosking, C. R., Bialucha, C. U., Feller, S. M., Braga, V. M. M., Birchmeier, W., and Fujita, Y. (2004) Rap1 regulates the formation of E-cadherin-based cell-cell contacts. Mol. Cell Biol., 24 (15), 6690-6700. [Pubmed]
  • 2002
  • Fujita, Y., Krause, G., Scheffner, M., Zechner, D., Leddy, H. E. M., Behrens, J., Sommer, T., and Birchmeier, W. (2002) Hakai, a c-Cbl-like protein, ubiquitinates and induces endocytosis of the E-cadherin complex. Nature Cell Biology, 4, 222-231. [Pubmed]
  • 1998
  • Fujita, Y., Shirataki, H., Sakisaka, T., Asakura, T., Ohya, T., Kotani, H., Yokoyama, S., Nishioka, H., Matsuura, Y., Mizoguchi, A., Scheller, R. H., and Takai, Y. (1998) Tomosyn: a syntaxin-1-binding protein that forms a novel complex in the neurotransmitter release process. Neuron, 20, 905-915 [Pubmed]