Published Papers

Published Papers
Title Structural characterization of the immunostimulatory exopolysaccharide produced by Leuconostoc mesenteroides strain NTM048
Author Matsuzaki C, Takagaki C,Tomabechi Y,Forsberg L,Heiss C,Azadi P,Matsumoto K, Katoh T,Hosomi K,Kunisawa J, Yamamoto K, Hisa K.
Journal Carbohydrate Research448:95-102,2017
Title Supplemental feeding of a gut microbial metabolite of linoleic acid, 10-hydroxy-cis-12-octadecenoic acid, alleviates spontaneous atopic dermatitis and modulates intestinal microbiota in NC/nga mice.
Author Kaikiri H, Miyamoto J, Kawakami T, Park SB, Kitamura N, Kishino S, Yonejima Y, Hisa K, Watanabe J, Ogita T, Ogawa J, Tanabe S, Suzuki T
Journal Int J Food Sci Nutr.,in press 2017
Title Levansucrase from Leuconostoc mesenteroides NTM048 produces a levan exopolysaccharide with immunomodulating activity.
Author Ishida R, Sakaguchi K, Matsuzaki C, Katoh T, Ishida N, Yamamoto K, Hisa K.
Journal Biotechnol Lett., 38 : 681-7, 2016.
Title Comparison of activity to stimulate mucosal IgA production between Leuconostoc mesenteroides strain NTM048 and type strain JCM6124 in mice.
Author Matsuzaki C, Matsumoto K, Katoh T, Yamamoto K, Hisa K.
Journal Biosci Microbiota Food Health, 35 : 51-5, 2016.
Title Gut Lactobacillus protects against the progression of renal damage by modulating the gut environment in rats.
Author Yoshifuji A, Wakino S, Irie J, Tajima T, Hasegawa K, Kanda T, Tokuyama H, Hayashi K, Itoh H.
Journal Nephrol Dial Transplant, 31 : 401-12, 2016.
Title Lactic acid bacteria-containing chocolate as a practical probiotic product with increased acid tolerance.
Author Yonejima Y, Hisa K, Kawaguchi M, Ashitani H, Koyama T, Usamikrank Y, Kishida N, Kishino S, Ogawa J.
Journal Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology, 4 : 773-7, 2015.
Title Membrane filter method to study the effects of Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium longum on gut microbiota.
Author Shimizu H & Benno Y.
Journal Microbiology and Immunology, 59 : 643–52, 2015.
Title Gut microbial fatty acid metabolites reduce triacylglycerol levels in hepatocytes.
Author Nanthirudjanar T, Furumoto H, Zheng J, Kim YI, Goto T, Takahashi N, Kawada T, Park SB, Hirata A, Kitamura N, Kishino S, Ogawa J, Hirata T, Sugawara T.
Journal Lipids, 50 : 1093-102, 2015.
Title 10-oxo-12(Z)-octadecenoic acid, a linoleic acid metabolite produced by gut lactic acid bacteria, potently activates PPARgamma and stimulates adipogenesis.
Author Goto T, Kim YI, Furuzono T, Takahashi N, Yamakuni K, Yang HE, Li Y, Ohue R, Nomura W, Sugawara T, Yu R, Kitamura N, Park SB, Kishino S, Ogawa J, Kawada T.
Journal Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 459 : 597-603, 2015.
Title A gut microbial metabolite of linoleic acid, 10-hydroxy-cis-12-octadecenoic acid, ameliorates intestinal epithelial barrier impairment partially via GPR40/MEK-ERK pathway.
Author Miyamoto J, Mizukure T, Park SB, Kishino S, Kimura I, Hirano K, Bergamo P, Rossi M, Suzuki T, Arita M, Ogawa J, Tanabe S.
Journal J Biol Chem, 290 : 2902-18, 2015.
Title Exopolysaccharides produced by Leuconostoc mesenteroides strain NTM048 as an immunostimulant to enhance the mucosal barrier and influence the systemic immune response.
Author Matsuzaki C, Hayakawa A, Matsumoto K, Katoh T, Yamamoto K, Hisa K.
Journal J Agric Food Chem, 63 : 7009-15, 2015.
Title Immunomodulating activity of exopolysaccharide-producing Leuconostoc mesenteroides strain NTM048 from green peas.
Author Matsuzaki C, Kamishima K, Matsumoto K, Koga H, Katayama T, Yamamoto K, Hisa K.
Journal J Appl Microbiol, 116 : 980-9, 2014.
Title Polyunsaturated fatty acid saturation by gut lactic acid bacteria affecting host lipid composition.
Author Kishino S, Takeuchi M, Park SB, Hirata A, Kitamura N, Kunisawa J, Kiyono H, Iwamoto R, Isobe Y, Arita M, Arai H, Ueda K, Shima J, Takahashi S, Yokozeki K, Shimizu S, Ogawa J.
Journal Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 44 : 17808-13, 2013.
Title Effect of lactic acid bacteria on lipid metabolism and fat synthesis in mice fed a high-fat diet.
Author Yonejima Y, Mori Y, Ushida K.
Journal Bioscience Microflora, 32 : 51-8, 2013.
Title Lactobacillus gasseri NT decreased visceral fat through enhancement of lipid excretion in feces of KK-Ay mice.
Author Yonejima Y, Mori Y, Ushida K.
Journal Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem., 77 : 2312-5, 2013.
Title β-Glucuronidase from Lactobacillus brevis useful for baicalin hydrolysis belongs to glycoside hydrolase family 30.
Author Sakurama H, Kishino S, Uchibori Y, Yonejima Y, Ashida H, Kita K, Takahashi S, Ogawa J.
Journal Appl Microbiol Biotechnol., 98 : 4021-32, 2014.
Title Effect of a tablet containing probiotic bacteria and stomachic herbs on human fecal microbiota.
Author Yonejima Y, Mori Y, Ushida K.
Journal Bioscience Microflora, 27 : 87-92, 2008.
Title Potentiation of antagonistic effects of Escherichia coli for Shigella flexneri and Shigella sonnei by Enterococcus faecalis and Clostridium butyricum
Author Matsubara Y, Ushijima T.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 140: 113-7, 2000.
Title Growth stimulation of Bifidocacterium adolescentis by a probiotics, Clostridium butyricum
Author Matsubara Y, Ushijima T.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 140: 83-6, 2000.
Title Antagonistic effects of Enterococcus faecalis and Clostridium butyricum for Yersinia enterocolitica
Author Matsubara Y, Ushijima T.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 140: 63-8, 2000.
Title Apoptosis resulting in sudden death of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in mixed culture with Escherichia coli
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y, Tanbe Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 140: 27-32, 2000
Title Potent antagonistic effects of probiotics, Enterococcus faecalis and Clostridium butyricum, for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Author Matsubara Y, Ushijima T.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 139: 185-190, 1999.
Title Potent antagonistic effects of Escherichia coli, Enterococcus faecalis and Clostridium butyricum for Vibrio parahaemolyticus
Author Matsubara Y, Ushijima T.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 139: 55-9, 1999.
Title Viable cell count in the supernatant of the centrifuged culture
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 138: 165-9, 1999.
Title Potent inhibition of growth and release of vero toxins of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli by precultured Clostridium butyricum and resident Escherichia coli
Author Matsubara Y, Ushijima T.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 138: 139-44, 1999.
Title Conditions for potent bactericidal Escherichia coli activity on Vibrio parahaemolyticus
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 138: 41-6, 1999.
Title The effects of the minimum inhibitory concentrations of acetic acid and positive butyric acid on enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli and of the concentration of amino acids in culture to suppress the release of verotoxin
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 137: 129-34, 1998.
Title The role of Clostridium difficile in antagonism of indigenous dominant bacteria in large intestine against bacteria causing enteritis in anaerobic continuous culture with high concentration of nitrogen source
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 137: 35-9, 1998.
Title Potentiation of activities of antibiotics by Escherichia coli and Clostridium butyricum for growth and release of vero toxin of enterohemorragic Escherichia coli in anaerobic continuous flow cultures
Author Matsubara Y, Ushijima T.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 136: 123-8, 1998.
Title Influence of fosfomycin and norfloxacin on growth and release of vero toxins of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli in mixed anaerobic continuous flow cultures with predominant colonic bacteria
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 136: 89-94, 1998.
Title Environmental factors that strongly suppress the release of verotoxin from enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli under anaerobic conditions
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 136: 39-44, 1998.
Title The effects of fosfomycin, norfloxacin and kanamycin on the release of verotoxin from enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli in continuous anaerobic culture
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 135: 169-74, 1997.
Title Inhibition of release and storage of vero toxin in the culture medium of EHEC in anaerobic continuous flow cultures by Clostridium butyricum
Author Ushijima T, Matsubara Y.
Journal Medicine and Biology, 135: 111-6, 1997.
Title Effect of the oral administration of Lactobacillus brevis subsp. coagulans on interferon-alpha producing capacity in humans.
Author Kishi A, Uno K, Matsubara Y, Okuda C, Kishida T.
Journal J Am Coll Nutr., 15 : 408-12, 1996.