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D-Index & Metrics D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Biology and Biochemistry D-index 64 Citations 11,225 175 World Ranking 6418 National Ranking 450

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study Akira Nakai is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • DNA

Akira Nakai merges many fields, such as Gene and Peptide sequence, in his writings. He undertakes multidisciplinary studies into Peptide sequence and Gene in his work. In his works, Akira Nakai conducts interdisciplinary research on Heat shock protein and Heat shock factor. Akira Nakai applies his multidisciplinary studies on Heat shock factor and Hsp70 in his research. His study deals with a combination of Hsp70 and Heat shock protein. Akira Nakai integrates Cell biology and Biochemistry in his studies. His study on Biochemistry is mostly dedicated to connecting different topics, such as Nuclear receptor. Akira Nakai performs multidisciplinary study in Nuclear receptor and Transcription factor in his work. In his study, he carries out multidisciplinary Transcription factor and Gene expression research.

His most cited work include:

  • PDSM, a motif for phosphorylation-dependent SUMO modification (438 citations)
  • Generalized resistance to thyroid hormone associated with a mutation in the ligand-binding domain of the human thyroid hormone receptor beta. (239 citations)
  • Involvement of the stress protein HSP47 in procollagen processing in the endoplasmic reticulum (231 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date

Akira Nakai conducts interdisciplinary study in the fields of Gene and Cell biology through his works. Akira Nakai undertakes interdisciplinary study in the fields of Cell biology and Molecular biology through his research. He integrates many fields in his works, including Molecular biology and Biochemistry. Many of his studies on Biochemistry apply to Hsp70 as well. Akira Nakai carries out multidisciplinary research, doing studies in Hsp70 and Heat shock protein. In his research, Akira Nakai undertakes multidisciplinary study on Heat shock protein and Heat shock. His work blends Heat shock and Gene studies together. His study connects Shock (circulatory) and Internal medicine. Much of his study explores HSF1 relationship to Genetics.

Akira Nakai most often published in these fields:

  • Gene (74.32%)
  • Heat shock protein (63.51%)
  • Hsp70 (53.38%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Gene (85.71%)
  • Heat shock protein (71.43%)
  • Cell biology (64.29%)

In recent works Akira Nakai was focusing on the following fields of study:

In his study, Fibrin glue is inextricably linked to Surgery, which falls within the broad field of Soft tissue. As part of his studies on Fibrin glue, Akira Nakai frequently links adjacent subjects like Surgery. In his research, Akira Nakai performs multidisciplinary study on Gene and Embryonic stem cell. While working on this project, he studies both Embryonic stem cell and Gene. By researching both Heat shock protein and Heat shock factor, Akira Nakai produces research that crosses academic boundaries. He connects Heat shock factor with Transcription factor in his research. In his study, he carries out multidisciplinary Transcription factor and Heat shock research. His research on Heat shock frequently links to adjacent areas such as HSPA12A. He integrates HSPA12A and Heat shock protein in his research.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Long-term melatonin treatment delays ovarian aging (135 citations)
  • The HSF1–PARP13–PARP1 complex facilitates DNA repair and promotes mammary tumorigenesis (47 citations)
  • Nuciferine protects against folic acid‐induced acute kidney injury by inhibiting ferroptosis (46 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited works focused on:

  • Gene
  • DNA
  • Apoptosis

Akira Nakai conducted interdisciplinary study in his works that combined Gene and Histone. By researching both Histone and Chromatin, Akira Nakai produces research that crosses academic boundaries. His work often combines Chromatin and DNA studies. In his works, he performs multidisciplinary study on DNA and DNA damage. His research ties Genome instability and DNA damage together. Akira Nakai connects Genome instability with DNA repair in his research. Akira Nakai combines DNA repair and Ku70 in his research. He undertakes multidisciplinary studies into Ku70 and DNA repair protein XRCC4 in his work. In most of his DNA repair protein XRCC4 studies, his work intersects topics such as Nucleotide excision repair.

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Best Publications

PDSM, a motif for phosphorylation-dependent SUMO modification.

Ville Hietakangas;Julius Anckar;Henri A. Blomster;Mitsuaki Fujimoto.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2006)

585 Citations

HSF4, a new member of the human heat shock factor family which lacks properties of a transcriptional activator.

A Nakai;M Tanabe;Y Kawazoe;J Inazawa.
Molecular and Cellular Biology (1997)

450 Citations

Characterization of a novel chicken heat shock transcription factor, heat shock factor 3, suggests a new regulatory pathway.

Akira Nakai;Richard I Morimoto.
Molecular and Cellular Biology (1993)

372 Citations

Generalized resistance to thyroid hormone associated with a mutation in the ligand-binding domain of the human thyroid hormone receptor beta

Akihiro Sakurai;Kyoko Takeda;Kenneth Ain;Paola Ceccarelli.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (1989)

341 Citations

Involvement of the stress protein HSP47 in procollagen processing in the endoplasmic reticulum.

Akira Nakai;Mamoru Satoh;Kazunori Hirayoshi;Kazuhiro Nagata.
Journal of Cell Biology (1992)

324 Citations

HSF4 is required for normal cell growth and differentiation during mouse lens development

Mitsuaki Fujimoto;Hanae Izu;Keisuke Seki;Ken Fukuda.
The EMBO Journal (2004)

299 Citations

Active HSF1 significantly suppresses polyglutamine aggregate formation in cellular and mouse models.

Mitsuaki Fujimoto;Eiichi Takaki;Tetsuya Hayashi;Yasushi Kitaura.
Journal of Biological Chemistry (2005)

254 Citations

Flavonoids inhibit the expression of heat shock proteins

Nobuko Hosokawa;Kazunori Hirayoshi;Akira Nakai;Ydhei Hosokawa.
Cell Structure and Function (1990)

245 Citations

The heat shock factor family and adaptation to proteotoxic stress.

Mitsuaki Fujimoto;Akira Nakai.
FEBS Journal (2010)

243 Citations

Arrest of spermatogenesis in mice expressing an active heat shock transcription factor 1

Akira Nakai;Misao Suzuki;Masako Tanabe;Masako Tanabe.
The EMBO Journal (2000)

236 Citations

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