Takayuki Nishizaka

Professor, Department of Physics at Gakushuin University

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fields of interest: Biophysics

mailing address: Department of Physics, Gakushuin University, Tokyo 171-8588, Japan

phone: 81-3-3986-0221 (ex 6417 (lab), 6418)

fax: 81-3-5992-1029 (Faculty of Science)

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Takayuki Nishizaka
Department of Physics, Gakushuin Univeristy
Tokyo, Japan

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Prof. Nishizaka's Recent & Selected Publications

Unitary step of gliding machinery in Mycoplasma mobile.
Kinosita, Y., Nakane, D., Sugawa, M., Masaike, T., Mizutani, K., Miyata, M., and Nishizaka, T.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 111, 8601-8606 (2014)

Controlled rotation of the F1-ATPase reveals differential and continuous binding changes for ATP synthesis.
Adachi, K., Oiwa, K., Yoshida, M., Nishizaka, T., and Kinosita, K., Jr.
Nature communications 3, 1022 (2012)

Nanoscale localization sampling based on nanoantenna arrays for super-resolution imaging of fluorescent monomers on sliding microtubules.
Kim, K., Yajima, J., Oh, Y., Lee, W., Oowada, S., Nishizaka, T., and Kim, D.
Small 8, 892-900, 786 (2012)

A change in the radius of rotation of F1-ATPase indicates a tilting motion of the central shaft.
Sugawa, M., Okada, K. A., Masaike, T., and Nishizaka, T.
Biophysical journal 101, 2201-2206 (2011)

Cooperative three-step motions in catalytic subunits of F1-ATPase correlate with 80° and 40° substep rotations.
Masaike, T., Koyama-Horibe, F., Oiwa, K., Yoshida, M., and Nishizaka, T.
Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 15, 1326-1333 (2008)

A torque component present in mitotic kinesin Eg5 revealed by three-dimensional tracking.
Yajima, J., Mizutani, K., and Nishizaka, T.
Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 15, 1119-1121 (2008)

Chemomechanical coupling in F1-ATPase revealed by simultaneous observation of nucleotide kinetics and rotation.
Nishizaka, T., Oiwa, K., Noji, H., Kimura, S., Muneyuki, E., Yoshida, M., and Kinosita, K., Jr.
Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 11, 142-148 (2004)

Position-dependent linkages of fibronectin-integrin-cytoskeleton.
Nishizaka, T., Shi, Q., and Sheetz, M. P.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 97, 692-697 (2000)

Unbinding force of a single motor molecule of muscle measured using optical tweezers.
Nishizaka, T., Miyata, H., Yoshikawa, H., Ishiwata, S., and Kinosita, K., Jr.
Nature 377, 251-254 (1995)

Right-handed rotation of an actin filament in an in vitro motile system.
Nishizaka, T., Yagi, T., Tanaka, Y., and Ishiwata, S.
Nature 361, 269-271 (1993)