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Biology and Biochemistry H-index 73 Citations 21,047 176 World Ranking 2563 National Ranking 164

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • DNA
  • Enzyme

Kinichi Nakashima focuses on Cell biology, Neural stem cell, Cellular differentiation, Stem cell and Molecular biology. His Cell biology research includes themes of Endocrinology, Transcription factor, Immunology, Internal medicine and Bone morphogenetic protein. His Neural stem cell study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Neurogenesis, Neuroscience, RE1-silencing transcription factor and Transcriptional regulation.

The concepts of his Cellular differentiation study are interwoven with issues in Neuroglia and Astrocyte. The various areas that Kinichi Nakashima examines in his Stem cell study include Embryonic stem cell, Induced pluripotent stem cell and Adult stem cell. His Molecular biology research incorporates themes from DNA methylation, Phosphorylation, Tyrosine phosphorylation and Gene, Ectopic expression.

His most cited work include:

  • Synergistic signaling in fetal brain by STAT3-Smad1 complex bridged by p300. (738 citations)
  • Histone deacetylase inhibition-mediated neuronal differentiation of multipotent adult neural progenitor cells (608 citations)
  • Histone deacetylase inhibition-mediated neuronal differentiation of multipotent adult neural progenitor cells (608 citations)

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

Kinichi Nakashima spends much of his time researching Cell biology, Neural stem cell, Molecular biology, Neuroscience and Neurogenesis. Kinichi Nakashima specializes in Cell biology, namely Stem cell. His work carried out in the field of Neural stem cell brings together such families of science as Cell type, Adult stem cell, Immunology, Epigenetics and Bone morphogenetic protein.

His Molecular biology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Astrocyte differentiation, Astrocyte, Transcription factor, STAT3 and Neuroepithelial cell. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Dentate gyrus, Hippocampus, Hippocampal formation and Gliogenesis, Progenitor cell. In general Cellular differentiation, his work in Multipotent Stem Cell is often linked to Oligodendrocyte differentiation linking many areas of study.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Cell biology (54.36%)
  • Neural stem cell (34.44%)
  • Molecular biology (29.46%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Cell biology (54.36%)
  • Neural stem cell (34.44%)
  • Neurogenesis (23.24%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Kinichi Nakashima mainly investigates Cell biology, Neural stem cell, Neurogenesis, Neuroscience and Epigenetics. His Cell biology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both DNA methylation, Enhancer, Transcription factor, Precursor cell and Induced pluripotent stem cell. His Neural stem cell research is within the category of Stem cell.

His work in the fields of Stem cell, such as Regenerative medicine, intersects with other areas such as Mechanism. His study in Neurogenesis is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Dentate gyrus, Hippocampus, Hippocampal formation, Progenitor cell and Valproic Acid. In the field of Neuroscience, his study on Spinal cord injury and Mammalian brain overlaps with subjects such as Microglia and Folding.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Pioneer Factor NeuroD1 Rearranges Transcriptional and Epigenetic Profiles to Execute Microglia-Neuron Conversion. (39 citations)
  • Neural stem cell therapy aiming at better functional recovery after spinal cord injury. (30 citations)
  • New aspects of glioblastoma multiforme revealed by similarities between neural and glioblastoma stem cells (26 citations)

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

  • Gene
  • DNA
  • Enzyme

His primary scientific interests are in Neural stem cell, Cell biology, Stem cell, Spinal cord injury and Epigenetics. His studies deal with areas such as Neurogenesis and Offspring as well as Neural stem cell. His Cell biology research incorporates elements of Reprogramming, HMGB1, Chromatin, Induced pluripotent stem cell and Regulator.

The Stem cell study combines topics in areas such as Dentate gyrus, Hippocampal formation, Brain tumor, Epigenomics and Glioblastoma. His work deals with themes such as Neural cell and Transplantation, which intersect with Spinal cord injury. His Epigenetics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Enhancer, Cancer research and Cellular differentiation.

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Top Publications

Synergistic signaling in fetal brain by STAT3-Smad1 complex bridged by p300.

Kinichi Nakashima;Makoto Yanagisawa;Hirokazu Arakawa;Naoki Kimura.
Science (1999)

917 Citations

Histone deacetylase inhibition-mediated neuronal differentiation of multipotent adult neural progenitor cells

Jenny Hsieh;Kinichi Nakashima;Kinichi Nakashima;Tomoko Kuwabara;Eunice Mejia.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2004)

730 Citations

DNA methylation is a critical cell-intrinsic determinant of astrocyte differentiation in the fetal brain.

Takumi Takizawa;Kinichi Nakashima;Masakazu Namihira;Wataru Ochiai.
Developmental Cell (2001)

653 Citations

Wnt-mediated activation of NeuroD1 and retro-elements during adult neurogenesis

Tomoko Kuwabara;Jenny Hsieh;Alysson Muotri;Gene Yeo.
Nature Neuroscience (2009)

616 Citations

L1 retrotransposition in neurons is modulated by MeCP2

Alysson R. Muotri;Maria C. N. Marchetto;Nicole G. Coufal;Ruth Oefner.
Nature (2010)

573 Citations

A Small Modulatory dsRNA Specifies the Fate of Adult Neural Stem Cells

Tomoko Kuwabara;Tomoko Kuwabara;Jenny Hsieh;Kinichi Nakashima;Kinichi Nakashima;Kazunari Taira.
Cell (2004)

543 Citations

Fetal liver development requires a paracrine action of oncostatin M through the gp130 signal transducer

Akihide Kamiya;Taisei Kinoshita;Yoshiaki Ito;Takaaki Matsui.
The EMBO Journal (1999)

473 Citations

BMP2-mediated alteration in the developmental pathway of fetal mouse brain cells from neurogenesis to astrocytogenesis

Kinichi Nakashima;Takumi Takizawa;Takumi Takizawa;Takumi Takizawa;Wataru Ochiai;Wataru Ochiai;Makoto Yanagisawa;Makoto Yanagisawa.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2001)

452 Citations

Mice lacking methyl-CpG binding protein 1 have deficits in adult neurogenesis and hippocampal function

Xinyu Zhao;Tetsuya Ueba;Tetsuya Ueba;Brian R. Christie;Basam Barkho.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2003)

440 Citations

Expression and function of orphan nuclear receptor TLX in adult neural stem cells

Yanhong Shi;D. Chichung Lie;Philippe Taupin;Kinichi Nakashima;Kinichi Nakashima.
Nature (2004)

438 Citations

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