Academic Publications

Here are some academic publications that used observations and images obtained with the All-in-One Fluorescence Microscope BZ Series. We hope that you check them out and find them useful as references for your research.

As we cannot list all articles, if you are interested, please search for “BZ keyence” in Google Scholar or a similar search engine to view more than 10,000 academic publications.

Image stitching

With the BZ Series, you can use the image stitching function to capture ultra high-resolution, wide-area images.

Title Journal / Publication date First author / Last author
Brain regulatory T cells suppress astrogliosis and potentiate neurological recovery Nature
2019-01-02
Minako Ito
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Keio University School of Medicine

Akihiko Yoshimura
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Keio University School of Medicine
Quantification of sympathetic hyperinnervation and denervation after myocardial infarction by three-dimensional assessment of the cardiac sympathetic network in cleared transparent murine hearts PLOS ONE
2017-07-28
Teruki Yokoyama
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine

Issei Komuro
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine

Sectioning

With the BZ Series, you can use the sectioning function to perform optical sectioning imaging with structured illumination.

Title Journal / Publication date First author / Last author
Cascade Reaction in Human Live Tissue Allows Clinically Applicable Diagnosis of Breast Cancer Morphology Advanced Science
2018-11-27
Tomonori Tanei
Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University

Katsunori Tanaka
GlycoTargeting Research Laboratory, RIKEN Baton Zone Program
Efficient Detection and Purification of Cell Populations Using Synthetic MicroRNA Switches Cell Stem Cell
2015-05-21
Kenji Miki
Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University

Yoshinori Yoshida
Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University
A new approach for analyzing an adhesive bacterial protein in the mouse gastrointestinal tract using optical tissue clearing Scientific Reports
2019-03-18
Keita Nishiyama
Department of Microbiology, School of Pharmacy, Kitasato University

Nobuhiko Okada
Department of Microbiology, School of Pharmacy, Kitasato University
Cascade Reaction in Human Live Tissue Allows Clinically Applicable Diagnosis of Breast Cancer Morphology Advanced Science
2018-11-27
Tomonori Tanei
Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University

Katsunori Tanaka
Biofunctional Synthetic Chemistry Laboratory, RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research
Intravesical ATP instillation induces urinary frequency because of activation of bladder afferent nerves without inflammatory changes in mice: A promising model for overactive bladder Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
2018-10-30
Norichika Ueda
Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine

Shoichi Shimada
Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
Stagnation of histopathological improvement is a predictor of hepatocellular carcinoma development after hepatitis C virus eradication PLOS
2018-03-13
Hiroyuki Motoyama
Department of Hepatology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka City University

Norifumi Kawada
Department of Hepatology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka City University

Cell count

With the BZ Series, you can use the cell count function to accurately quantify image data according to KEYENCE’s original algorithm.

Title Journal / Publication date First author / Last author
Development of CRISPR as an Antiviral Strategy to Combat SARS-Cov-2 and Influenza Cell Press
2020-05-14
Timothy R. Abbott
Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University

Lei S.Qi
Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University
Visualization and targeting of LGR5+ human colon cancer stem cells Nature
2017-03-29
Mariko Shimokawa*, Yuki Ohta*
Department of Gastroenterology, Keio University School of Medicine

Toshiro Sato
Department of Gastroenterology, Keio University School of Medicine
Involvement of p38 in Age-Related Decline in Adult Neurogenesis via Modulation of Wnt Signaling Stem Cell Reports
2019-05-05
Kase Y
Department of Physiology, Keio University School of Medicine

Okano H
Department of Physiology, Keio University School of Medicine
Treatment of Cutaneous Ulcers with Multilayered Mixed Sheets of Autologous Fibroblasts and Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry
2018-03-22
Takahiro Mizoguchi
Departments of Surgery and Clinical Sciences, Graduate School of Medicine, Yamaguchi University

Kimikazu Hamano
Departments of Surgery and Clinical Sciences, Graduate School of Medicine, Yamaguchi University
Pathogenesis of Lethal Aspiration Pneumonia in Mecp2-null Mouse Model for Rett Syndrome Scientific Reports
2017-09-20
Hiroshi Kida
1Division of Gene Therapy and Regenerative Medicine, Cognitive and Molecular Research Institute of Brain Diseases, Kurume University

Toyojiro Matsuishi
Division of Gene Therapy and Regenerative Medicine, Cognitive and Molecular Research Institute of Brain Diseases, Kurume University
A Skeletal Muscle Model of Infantile-onset Pompe Disease with Patient-specific iPS Cells Scientific Reports
2017-03-13
Takeshi Yoshida
Department of Cell Growth and Differentiation, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University

Toshio Heike & Hidetoshi Sakurai
Department of Cell Growth and Differentiation, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University

Time-lapse

With the BZ Series, you can use the time-lapse function to automatically capture images at selected time intervals, create video, or take time-series brightness measurements.

Title Journal / Publication date First author / Last author
Follicle dynamics: visualization and analysis of follicle growth and maturation using murine ovarian tissue culture Technological Innovations
2017-10-27
Tomohiko Murase
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine

Fumitaka Kikkawa
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine

Other

Title Journal / Publication date First author / Last author
An ultra-stable cytoplasmic antibody engineered for in vivo applications Nature Communications
2020-01-17
Hiroyuki Kabayama*
Laboratory for Developmental Neurobiology, Center for Brain Science, Institute of Physical and Chemical Research

Yoshiyuki Yamada & Katsuhiko Mikoshiba*
Laboratory for Developmental Neurobiology, Center for Brain Science, Institute of Physical and Chemical Research
Reconstruction of the Human Colon Epithelium In Vivo Cell Press
2018-02-01
Shinya Sugimoto
Department of Gastroenterology, Keio University School of Medicine

Toshiro Sato
Department of Gastroenterology, Keio University School of Medicine
Calreticulin and integrin alpha dissociation induces anti-inflammatory programming in animal models of inflammatory bowel disease Nature Communications
2018-05-17
Masayoshi Ohkuro
Life Science Center for Survival Dynamics, Tsukuba Advanced Research Alliance, University of Tsukuba
Research Institute, EA Pharma Co., Ltd.

Akiyoshi Fukamizu
Life Science Center for Survival Dynamics, Tsukuba Advanced Research Alliance, University of Tsukuba
Trefoil Factor 1 inhibits epithelial-mesenchymal transition of pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasm Journal of Clinical Investigation
2018-05-29
Junpei Yamaguchi
Surgical Oncology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine

Masato Nagino
Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine Nagoya
Role of maternal terrodotoxin in survival of larval pufferfish Toxicon
2018-07-10
Shiro Itoi
Department of Marine Science and Resources, Nihon University

Haruo Sugita
Department of Marine Science and Resources, Nihon University
Validation and application of a novel APC antibody in western blotting, immunoprecipitation, and immunohistochemistry Medical Molecular Morphology
2018-06-14
Nami O. Yamada
Department of Anatomy, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University

Takao Senda
Department of Anatomy, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University
Ubiquitin-dependent proteolysis of CXCL7 leads to posterior longitudinal ligament ossification PLOS ONE
2018-05-21
Michiyo Tsuru
Clinical Proteomics and Gene Therapy Laboratory, Kurume University

Kensei Nagata
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine
Generation of D1-1 TALEN isogenic control cell line from Dravet syndrome patient iPSCs using TALEN-mediated editing of the SCN1A gene Stem Cell Research
2018-02-02
Yasuyoshi Tanaka
Central Research Institute for the Molecular Pathomechanisms of Epilepsy, Fukuoka University

Shinichi Hirose
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University
Sipa1 deficiency unleashes a host-immune mechanism eradicating chronic myelogenous leukemia-initiating cells Nature Communications
2018-03-02
Yan Xu
Department of Immunology and Cell Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University

Hiroki Tanaka & Nagahiro Minato
Department of Immunology and Cell Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University
A novel missense mutation of Mip causes semi-dominant cataracts in the Nat mouse J-Stage
2017-04-24
Gou Takahashi
Graduate School of Bioindustry, Tokyo University of Agriculture