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Published Research Papers
Year Classification Title Journal
2016 Organ preservation Sericin in the isolating solution improves the yield of islets isolated from the pancreas Cytotechnol., 68, 2491-2502, 2016
2015 Cryopreservation In vitro development of OPU-derived bovine embryos cultured either individually or in groups with the silk protein sericin and the viability of frozen-thawed embryos after transfer Anim. Sci. J., 86, 661-665, 2015
2014 Cell culture Effect of sericin supplementation during in vitro maturation on the maturation, fertilization and development of porcine oocytes Reprod. Domest. Anim., 49, 17-20, 2014
2013 Cell culture Decrease in corneal damage due to benzalkonium chloride by the addition of sericin into timolol maleate eye drops J. Oleo Sci., 62, 159-166, 2013
2013 Cryopreservation Cryopreservation for bovine embryos in serum-free freezing medium containing silk protein sericin Cryobiology, 67, 184-187, 2013
2012 Cell culture Effect of sericin on preimplantation development of bovine embryos cultured individually Theriogenology, 78, 747-752, 2012
2012 Cryopreservation Cryopreservation of human adlipose tissue-derived stem/progenitor cells using the silk protein sericin Cell Transplant., 21, 617-622, 2012
2012 Cryopreservation Effect of the silk protein sericin on cryopreserved rat islets J. Hepatobiliary Pancreat. Sci., 19, 354-360, 2012
2011 Intestional immunity Consumption of a resistant protein, sericin elevates fecal immunogloblin A and mucins, and cecal organic acids in rats fed a high-fat diet J. Nutr., 141, 1975-1981, 2011
2010 Adiponectin Consumption of sericin reduces serum lipids, ameliorates glucose tolerance and elevates serum adiponectin in rats fed a high-fat diet Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem., 74, 1534-1538, 2010
2010 Cryopreservation An improvement in the attaching capability of cryopreserved human hepatocytes by a proteinaceous high molecule, sericin,in the serum-free solution Cell Transplant., 19, 701-706, 2010
2009 Cell culture Rat islet culture in serum-free medium containing silk protein sericin J. Hepatobiliary Pancreat. Surg., 16, 223-228, 2009
2009 Cell culture Enhancing effects of sericin on corneal wound healing in rat debrided corneal epithelium Biol. Pharm. Bull., 32, 933-936, 2009
2009 Cell culture Enhancing effects of sericin on corneal wound healing in otsuka long-evans tokushima fatty rats as a model of human type 2 diabetes Biol. Pharm. Bull., 32, 1594-1599, 2009
2007 Colon cancer Consumption of sericin suppresses colon oxidative stress and aberrant crypt foci in 1,2-dimethylhydrazine-treated rats by colon undigested sericin J. Nutr. Sci. Vitaminol., 53, 297-300, 2007
2006 Cell culture Effect of the silk protein sericin on the production of adenovirus-based gene-therapy vectors Biotechnol. Appl. Biochem., 45, 59-64, 2006
2005 Cryopreservation Development of a novel serum-free freezing medium for mammalian cells using the silk protein sericin Biotechnol. Appl. Biochem., 42, 183-188, 2005
2005 Cell culture Preparation of silk protein sericin as mitogenic factor for better mammalian cell culture J. Biosci. Bioeng., 100, 667-671, 2005
2004 Organ preservation Improvement of islet culture with sericin J. Biosci. Bioeng., 98, 217-219, 2004
2003 Cell culture The silk protein, sericin, protects against cell death caused by acute serum deprivation in insect cell culture Biotechnol. Lett., 25, 1805-1809, 2003
2003 Skin cancer Silk protein, sericin, suppresses DMBA-TPA-induced mouse skin tumorigenesis by reducing oxidative stress, inflammatory responses and endogenous tumor promoter TNF-α Oncol. Rep., 10, 537-543, 2003
2003 UV damage Inhibitory effects of silk protein, sericin on UVB-induced acute damage and tumor promotion by reducine oxidative stress in the skin of hairless mouse J. Photochem. Photobiol. B., 71, 11-17, 2003
2002 Cell culture Sericin, a protein derived from silkworms, accelerates the proliferation of several mammalian cell lines including a hybridoma Cytotechnol., 40, 3-12, 2002
2001 Colon cancer Supplemental silk protein, sericin, suppresses colon tumorigenesis in 1,2-dimethylhydrazine-treated mice by reducing oxidative stress and cell proliferation Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem., 65, 2181-2186, 2001
2001 Cryopreservation Cryoprotective effect of the serine-rich repetitive sequence in silk protein sericin J. Biochem., 129, 979-986, 2001
2000 Colon cancer Silk protein, suppresses colon carcinogenesis induced by 1,2-dimethylhydrazine in mice Oncol. Rep., 7, 1049-1052, 2000
2000 Apsorption of minerals Consumption of silk protein,sericin elevates intestinal absorption of zinc, iron, magnesium and calcium in rats Nutri. Res., 20, 1505-1511, 2000
2000 Constipation A resistant protein, sericin improves atropine-induced constipation in rats Food Sci. Technol. Res., 6, 280-283, 2000
1998 Antioxidant Silk protein, sericin, inhibits lipid peroxidation and tyrosinase activity Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem., 62, 145-147, 1998
1998 Atopic Dermatitis Wearing test of sericin-coating underwear in double blind method Acta dermatol Kyoto., 93, 69-79, 1998