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  • Unique sex determination system in the silkworm, Bombyx mori: current status and beyond
    Susumu KATSUMA, Takashi KIUCHI, Munetaka KAWAMOTO, Toshiaki FUJIMOTO and Ken SAHARA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 94, 205-216 (2018) [Abstract and Full Text]
  • Development of completely dispersed cellulose nanofibers
    Akira ISOGAI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 94, 161-179 (2018) [Abstract and Full Text]
  • Agricultural aspects of radiocontamination induced by the Fukushima nuclear accident — A survey of studies by the Univ. of Tokyo Agricultural Dept. (2011-2016)
    Tomoko M. NAKANISHI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 94, 20-34 (2018) [Abstract and Full Text]
  • Biological control for grapevine crown gall using nonpathogenic Rhizobium vitis strain ARK-1
    Akira KAWAGUCHI, Koji INOUE, Koji TANINA and Mizuho NITA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 93, 547-560 (2017) [Abstract and Full Text]
  • Chemical and structural biology of protein lysine deacetylases
    Minoru YOSHIDA, Norio KUDO, Saori KOSONO and Akihiro ITO
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 93, 297-321 (2017) [Abstract and Full Text]
  • Engineering the lodging resistance mechanism of post-Green Revolution rice to meet future demands
    Ko HIRANO, Reynante Lacsamana ORDONIO and Makoto MATSUOKA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 93, 220-233 (2017) [Abstract and Full Text]
  • Dual role of cellular prion protein in normal host and Alzheimer’s disease
    Takashi ONODERA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 93, 155-173 (2017) [Abstract and Full Text]
  • Intraovarian control of selective follicular growth and induction of oocyte maturation in mammals
    Eimei SATO
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 91, 76-91 (2015) [Abstract and Full Text]
  • Resource use efficiency of closed plant production system with artificial light: Concept, estimation and application to plant factory
    Toyoki KOZAI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 89, 447-461 (2013) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Microbial production of isoquinoline alkaloids as plant secondary metabolites based on metabolic engineering research
    Fumihiko SATO and Hidehiko KUMAGAI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 89, 165-182 (2013) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Two distinct pathways for essential metabolic precursors for isoprenoid biosynthesis
    Tomohisa KUZUYAMA and Haruo SETO
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 88, 41-52 (2012) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Molecular bases of thermophily in hyperthermophiles
    Tadayuki IMANAKA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 87, 587-602 (2011) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Transport of silicon from roots to panicles in plants
    Jian Feng MA, Naoki YAMAJI and Namiki MITANI-UENO
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 87, 377-385 (2011) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Recent insights into iron homeostasis and their application in graminaceous crops
    Takanori KOBAYASHI, Hiromi NAKANISHI and Naoko K. NISHIZAWA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 86, 900-913 (2010) [abstract] [PDF]
  • A historical perspective on the discovery of statins
    Akira ENDO
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 86, 484-493 (2010) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Recent advances in rice genome and chromosome structure research by fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH)
    Nobuko OHMIDO, Kiichi FUKUI and Toshiro KINOSHITA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 86, 103-116 (2010) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Gene content, organization and molecular evolution of plant organellar genomes and sex chromosomes — Insights from the case of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha
    Kanji OHYAMA, Miho TAKEMURA, Kenji ODA, Hideya FUKUZAWA, Takayuki KOHCHI, Sigeki NAKAYAMA, Kimitsune ISHIZAKI, Masaki FUJISAWA and Katsuyuki YAMATO
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 85, 108-124 (2009) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Physiological characteristics of tropical rain forest tree species: A basis for the development of silvicultural technology
    Satohiko SASAKI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 84, 31-57 (2008) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Hormonal control by A-factor of morphological development and secondary metabolism in Streptomyces
    Sueharu HORINOUCHI and Teruhiko BEPPU
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 83, 277-295 (2007) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Water demand-supply analysis in a large spatial area based on the processes of evapotranspiration and runoff
    Toshisuke MARUYAMA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 83, 181-191 (2007) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Development of highly potent chiral discrimination methods that solve the problems of the diastereomer method
    Hiroshi OHRUI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 83, 127-135 (2007) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Advances in rice chromosomes research
    Nobuko OHMIDO, Kiichi FUKUI and Toshiro KINOSHITA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 81, 382-392 (2005) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Chemistry, etiology, and food chain dynamics of marine toxins
    Takeshi YASUMOTO
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 81, 43-51 (2005) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Replication of tobamovirus RNA
    Masayuki ISHIKAWA and Yoshimi OKADA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 80, 215-224 (2004) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Microbial degradation of lignin: Role of lignin peroxidase, manganese peroxidase, and laccase
    Takayoshi HIGUCHI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 80, 204-214 (2004) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Molecular characterization of the brain secretory peptides, prothoracicotropic hormone (PTTH) and bombyxin, of the silkmoth Bombyx mori
    Hironori ISHIZAKI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 80, 195-203 (2004) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Alkaliphiles
    Koki HORIKOSHI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 80, 166-178 (2004) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Pathways for monolignol biosynthesis via metabolic grids: coniferyl aldehyde 5-hydroxylase, a possible key enzyme in angiosperm syringyl lignin biosynthesis
    Takayoshi HIGUCHI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 79, 227-236 (2003) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Molecular mechanism for the recognition reaction in the self-incompatibility of Brassica species
    Akira ISOGAI and Kokichi HINATA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 78, 241-249 (2002) [abstract] [PDF]
  • The renin and angiotensin system part 1. Biochemical aspects of renin
    Tadashi INAGAMI
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 78, 138-148 (2002) [abstract] [PDF]
  • Toward solutions for food crisis in the 21st century. From basic research to development of innovative food technologies
    Hisateru MITSUDA
    Proc. Jpn. Acad., Ser. B, Vol. 75, 246-253 (1999) [abstract] [PDF]

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