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.

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COVID-19

This section introduces some academic publications related to SARS-Cov-2 and COVID-19.

Title Journal / Publication date First author / Corresponding author
Development of CRISPR as a prophylactic strategy to combat novel coronavirus and influenza CellPress
05-14-2020
Timothy R. Abbott
Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University

Lei S. Qi
Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University

Department of Chemical and Systems Biology, Stanford University
ChEM-H, Stanford University
Vascular occlusion by neutrophil extracellular traps in COVID-19 EBioMedicine
07-31-2020
Moritz Leppkes
Department of Internal Medicine, University Medical Center Erlangen, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany

Deutsches Zentrum Immuntherapie (DZI)

Martin Herrmann
Department of Internal Medicine, University Medical Center Erlangen, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany

Deutsches Zentrum Immuntherapie (DZI)
Existence of SARS-CoV-2 Entry Molecules in the Oral Cavity International Journal of Molecular Sciences
08-20-2020
Wakako Sakaguchi
Division of Environmental Pathology, Department of Oral Science, Kanagawa Dental University

Keiichi Tsukinoki
Division of Environmental Pathology, Department of Oral Science, Kanagawa Dental University
The chemokine receptor antagonist cenicriviroc inhibits the replication of SARS-CoV-2 in vitro Antiviral Research
07-30-2020
Mika Okamoto
Division of Antiviral Chemotherapy, Joint Research Center for Human Retrovirus Infection, Kagoshima University

Masanori Baba
Division of Antiviral Chemotherapy, Joint Research Center for Human Retrovirus Infection, Kagoshima University
A Next Generation Bivalent Human Ad5 COVID-19 Vaccine
Delivering Both Spike and Nucleocapsid Antigens
Elicits Th1 Dominant CD4+, CD8+ T-cell and Neutralizing Antibody Responses
BioRxiv
07-30-2020
Adrian Rice
ImmunityBio, Inc.

Patrick Soon Shiong
ImmunityBio, Inc.

NantKwest, Inc.
Understanding olfactory dysfunction in COVID-19: Expression of ACE2, TMPRSS2 and Furin in the nose and olfactory bulb in human and mice BioRxiv
05-21-2020
Rumi Ueha
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo

Tatsuya Yamasoba
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo
Understanding olfactory dysfunction in COVID-19: Expression of ACE2 and TMPRSS2 proteins in the upper and lower aerodigestive tracts of rats BioRxiv
05-15-2020
Taku Sato
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo

Tatsuya Yamasoba
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo
Cross-reactivity of SARS-CoV structural protein antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 BioRxiv
07-30-2020
Timothy A. Bates
Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Oregon Health & Science University

Fikadu G. Tafesse
Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Oregon Health & Science University

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
01-02-2019
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
07-28-2017
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
11-27-2018
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
05-21-2015
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
03-18-2019
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
11-27-2018
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
10-30-2018
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
03-13-2018
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
05-14-2020
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
03-29-2017
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
05-05-2019
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
03-22-2018
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
09-20-2017
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
03-13-2017
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
10-27-2017
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
01-17-2020
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
02-01-2018
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
05-17-2018
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
05-29-2018
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
07-10-2018
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
06-14-2018
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
05-21-2018
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
02-02-2018
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
03-02-2018
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
04-24-2017
Gou Takahashi
Graduate School of Bioindustry, Tokyo University of Agriculture