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15) Fujiwara T*, Hirooka S, Ohbayashi R, Onuma R, and Miyagishima SY*. Relationship between cell cycle and diel transcriptomic changes in metabolism in a unicellular red alga. Plant Physiol. 2020.

14) Ohbayashi R*, Hirooka S, Onuma R, Kanesaki Y, Hirose Y, Kobayashi Y, Fujiwara T, Furusawa C, and Miyagishima SY*. Evolutionary changes in DnaA-independent chromosomal replication in cyanobacteria. Front Microbiol. 11:786. 2020. 

13) Watanabe S*, Saito S, Suezaki Y, Seguchi T, and Ohbayashi R. Specific binding of DnaA box motif in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus elongatus PCC 7942. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 66(2) 80-84, 2019. 

12) Ohbayashi R*, Nakamachi A, Hatakeyama TS, Kanesaki Y, Watanabe S, Chibazakura T, Yoshikawa H, Miyagishima SY*. Coordination of polyploid chromosome replication with cell size and growth in a cyanobacterium. mBio, 10(2), e00510-19, 2019. 紹介記事


11) Fujiwara T*, Hirooka S, Mukai M, Ohbayashi R, Kanesaki Y, Watanabe S, Miyagishima SY. Integration of a Galdieria plasma membrane sugar transporter enables heterotrophic growth of the obligate photoautotrophic red alga Cynanidioschyzon merolae. Plant Direct. 3(4), e00134, 2019.

10) Ohbayashi R, Yoshikawa H, and Watanabe S*. Direct visualization of the multicopy chromosomes in cyanobacterium Synechococcus elongatus PCC 7942. Bio-Protcol. 8(15), e2958, 2018.

9) Watanabe S*, Noda A, Ohbayashi R, Uchioke K, Kurihara A, Nakatake S, Morioka S, Kanesaki Y, Chibazakura T, and Yoshikawa H. ParA-like protein influences the distribution of multi-copy chromosomes in cyanobacterium Synechococcus elongatus PCC 7942. Microbiology. 164, 45-56, 2018.

8) Hirooka S*, Hirose Y, Kanesaki Y, Higuchi S, Fujiwara T, Onuma R, Era A, Ohbayashi R, Uzuka A, Nozaki H, Yoshikawa H, and Miyagishima SY*. Acidophilic green algal genome provides insights into adaptation to an acidic environment. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 114(39), E8304-8313, 2017.

7) Fujiwara T, Ohnuma M, Kuroiwa T, Ohbayashi R, Hirooka S, Miyagishima SY*. Development of a Double Nuclear Gene-Targeting Method by Two-step Transformation Based on a Newly Established Chloramphenicol-Selection System in the Red Algae Cyanidioschyzon merolae. Front. Plant. Sci. 14;8:343, 2017.

6) Ohbayashi R, Yamamoto J, Watanabe S, Kanesaki Y, Chibazakura T, Miyagishima SY, and Yoshikawa H*. Variety of DNA replication activity among cyanobacteria correlates with distinct respiration activity in the dark. Plant and Cell Physiology,1;58(2), pp279-286, 2017.

5) Ohbayashi R, Akai H, Yoshikawa H, Hess WR, and Watanabe S*. A tighyly inducible riboswitch system in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 14;62(3), pp154-9, 2016.

4) Ohbayashi R, Watanabe S, Ehira S, Kanesaki Y, Chibazakura T, and Yoshikawa H*. Diversification of DnaA dependency in cyanobacterial evolution. ISME J, 10(5), pp1113-21, 2016.

3) Watanabe S, Ohbayashi R, Kanesaki Y, Saito N, Chibazakura T, Soga T, and Yoshikawa H*. Intensive DNA replication and Metabolism during the lag phase in cyanobacteria. PLOS ONE, 2;10(9), e0136800, 2015.

2) Ohbayashi R, Watanabe S, Kanesaki Y, Narikawa R, Chibazakura T, Ikeuchi M and Yoshikawa H*. DNA replication depends on photosynthetic electron transport in cyanobacteria. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 344(2), pp138-144, 2013.

1) Watanabe S, Ohbayashi R, Shiwa Y, Noda A, Kanesaki Y, Chibazakura T and Yoshikawa H*. Light-dependent and asynchronous replication of cyanobacterial multi-copy chromosomes. Molecular Microbiology, 83(4), pp856-65, 2012.



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