Nobukatsu Horita, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow - Samuelson Lab

2460 BSRB

734-647-2118

Areas of Interest

Gastrointestinal stem cell biology, Inflammatory bowel disease, Cancer biology

Credentials

M.D., Tottori University, Japan; Ph.D. in Medical Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

Published Articles or Reviews

Selected Publications:

1. Reduced Human α-defensin 6 in Noninflamed Jejunal Tissue of Patients with Crohn's Disease.

Hayashi R, Tsuchiya K, Fukushima K, Horita N, Hibiya S, Kitagaki K, Negi M, Itoh E, Akashi T, Eishi Y, Okada E, Araki A, Ohtsuka K, Fukuda S, Ohno H, Okamoto R, Nakamura T, Tanaka S, Chayama K, Watanabe M.

Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2016 Feb 17.

2. Atonal homolog 1 protein stabilized by tumor necrosis factor α induces high malignant potential in colon cancer cell line.

Fukushima K, Tsuchiya K, Kano Y, Horita N, Hibiya S, Hayashi R, Kitagaki K, Negi M, Itoh E, Akashi T, Eishi Y, Oshima S, Nagaishi T, Okamoto R, Nakamura T, Watanabe M.

Cancer Sci. 2015 Aug;106(8):1000-7.

3. Fluorescent labelling of intestinal epithelial cells reveals independent long-lived intestinal stem cells in a crypt.

Horita N, Tsuchiya K, Hayashi R, Fukushima K, Hibiya S, Fukuda M, Kano Y, Mizutani T, Nemoto Y, Yui S, Okamoto R, Nakamura T, Watanabe M.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2014 Oct 29;454(4):493-499.

4. Undifferentiated carcinoma of the jejunum producing granulocyte colony-stimulating factor.

Horita N, Nagata H, Morinushi T, Inoue N, Ito E, Hara M, Ida H, Ito Y, Tanabe Y, Watanabe H, Arai K, Suzuki H, Kobayashi F, Ikeda T, Tsuura Y.

Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi. 2014 Feb;111(2):304-10.

5. The acquisition of malignant potential in colon cancer is regulated by the stabilization of Atonal homolog 1 protein.

Kano Y, Tsuchiya K, Zheng X, Horita N, Fukushima K, Hibiya S, Yamauchi Y, Nishimura T, Hinohara K, Gotoh N, Suzuki S, Okamoto R, Nakamura T, Watanabe M.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2013 Mar 1;432(1):175-81.