Tamao Endo


Selected Publication :  

1.    A route from glycobiology to congenital muscular dystrophy.  Endo, T.  Trends Glycosci. Glycotech., 22, 152-161, 2010.

2.    Regulation of mammalian protein O-mannosylation: Preferential amino acid sequence for O-mannose modification.   Manya, H., Suzuki, T., Akasaka-Manya, K., Ishida, H., Mizuno, M., Suzuki Y., Inazu, T., Dohmae, N. and Endo, T. J. Biol. Chem., 282, 20200-20206, 2007.

3.    Physical and functional association of human protein O-mannosyltransferases 1 and 2.  Akasaka-M, K., Manya, H., Nakajima, A., Kawakita, M., and Endo, T.  J. Biol. Chem., 281, 19339-19345, 2006.

4.    Demonstration of mammalian protein O-mannosyltransferase activity: Coexpression of POMT1 and POMT2 required for enzymatic activity.  Manya, H., Chiba, A., Yoshida, A., Wang, X., Chiba, Y., Jigami, Y., Margolis, R.U., and Endo, T.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA., 101, 500-505, 2004.

5.    Muscular dystrophy and neuronal migration disorder caused mutations in a glycosyltransferase, POMGnT1.  Yoshida, A., Kobayashi, K., Manya, H., Taniguchi K., Kano, H., Mizuno, M., Inazu, T., Mitsuhashi, H., Takahashi, S., Takeuchi, M., Hermann, R., Straub, V., Talim, B., Voit, T., Topaloglu, H., Toda, T., and Endo, T.  Dev. Cell, 1, 717-724, 2001.

6.    Structures of sialylated O-linked oligosaccharides of bovine peripheral nerve a-dystroglycan: The role of a novel O-mannosyl type oligosaccharide in the binding with laminin.   Chiba, A., Matsumura, K., Yamada, H., Inazu, T., Shimizu, T., Kusunoki, S., Kanazawa, I., Kobata, A., and Endo, T. J. Biol. Chem., 272, 2156-2162, 1997.