Nagata, S. 2018. Xenopus aevis macrophage‐like cells produce XCL‐1, an intelectin family serum lectin that recognizes bacteria. Immunol. Cell Biol., 96: 872-878. [Abstract]

Nagata, S. 2016. Identification and characterization of a novel intelectin in the digestive tract of Xenopus laevis. Dev. Comp. Immunol., 59: 229-239. [Abstract]

Nagata, S., Nishiyama, S. and Ikazaki, Y. 2013. Bacterial lipopolysaccharides stimulate production of XCL1, a calcium-dependent lipopolysaccharide-binding serum lectin, in Xenopus laevis. Dev. Comp. Immunol., 40: 94-102. [Abstact]

Nanba, R., Fujita, N., Nagata, S. 2010. Structure and expression of myelin basic protein gene products in Xenopus laevis. Gene, 459: 32-38.[Abstract]

Fujita, N. and Nagata, S. 2007. Contactin 1 knockdown in the hindbrain induces abnormal development of the trigeminal sensory nerve in Xenopus embryos. Dev. Genes Evol., 217: 709-713. [Astract]

Nagata, S. 2005. Isolation, characterization and extra-embryonic secretion of the Xenopus laevis embryonic epidermal lectin, XEEL. Glycobiology, 15: 281-290.[Abstract]

Fujita, N. and Nagata, S. 2005. Repulsive guidance of axons of spinal sensory neurons in Xenopus laevis embryos: Roles of Contactin and notochord-derived chondroitin sulfate proteoglycans. Dev. Growth Differ., 47:445-456.] [PubMed]

Nagata, S., Nakanishi, M., Nanba, R. and Fujita, N. 2003. Developmental expression of XEEL, a novel molecule of the Xenopus oocyte cortical granule lectin family. Dev. Genes Evol., 213: 368-370. [PubMed]

Nagata, S., Yamada, Y., Saito, R. and Fujita, N. 2003. Overexpression of receptor-type protein tyrosine phosphatase b causes abnormal development of the cranial nerve in Xenopus embryos. Neurosci. Lett., 349: 175-178. [PubMed]

Nagata, S., Saito, R., Yamada, Y., Fujita, N. and Watanabe, K. 2001. Multiple variants of receptor-type protein tyrosine phosphatase b are expressed in the central nervous system of XenopusGene, 262: 81-88. [PubMed]

Ogawa, J., Lee, S., Ito, K., Nagata, S., Machida, T., Takeda, Y. and Watanabe, K. 2001. Neural recognition molecule NB-2 of the contactin/F3 subgroup in rat: Specificity in neurite outgrowth-promoting activity and restricted expression in the brain regions. J. Neurosci. Res., 65: 100-110. [PubMed]

 Saito, R., Fujita, N. and Nagata, S. 2001. Overexpression of Fyn tyrosine kinase causes abnormal development of primary sensory neurons in Xenopus laevis embryos. Dev. Growth Differ., 43: 229-238. [PubMed]

Fujita, N., Saito, R., Watanabe, K. and Nagata, S. 2000. An essential role of the neuronal cell adhesion molecule contactin in development of the Xenopus primary sensory system. Dev. Biol., 221: 308-320. [PubMed]

Nakashima, K., Hagiwara, T., Ishigami, A., Nagata,S., Asaga, H., Kuramoto, M., Senshu, T. and Yamada, M. 1999. Molecular characterization of peptidylarginine deiminase in HL-60 cells induced by retinoic acid and 1a,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3. J. Biol. Chem., 274: 27786-27792.[PubMed]

Miyanaga, J., Shiruba, R., Nagata, S., Pfeiffer, C. J. and Asashima, M. 1998. Induction of blood cells in Xenopus embryo explants. Dev. Genes Evol., 207: 417-426. [PubMed]

Nagata, S., Fujita, N., Takeuchi, K. and Watanabe, K. 1996. cDNA Cloning and expression of the Xenopus homologue of the neural adhesion molecule, contactin (F3/F11). Zool. Sci., 13: 813-820. [PubMed]

Ogawa, J., Kaneko, H., Masuda, T., Nagata, S., Hosoya, H. and Watanabe, T. 1996. Novel neural adhesion molecules in the contactin/F3 subgroup of the immunoglobulin superfamily: isolation and characterization of cDNAs from rat brain. Neurosci. Lett., 218: 173-176. [PubMed]

Akiyama, K., Nagata, S., Inoue, K. and Senshu, T. 1993. Search for functional significance of peptidylarginine deiminase in rat pituitaries: variation during pregnancy and ultrastructural localization in prolactin cells. 1993. Cell Biol. Int., 17: 487-494.[PubMed]

Nagata,  S., Uehara, T., Inoue, K. and Senshu, T. 1992. Increased peptidylarginine deiminase expression during induction of prolactin biosynthesis in a growth hormone producing rat pituitary cell line, MtT/S. J. Cell Pysiol., 150: 426-432.{PubMed}

Watanabe, K., Nomoto, M., Nagata, S., Itoh, Y., Hikichi, K., Maruyama, N., Mita, T. and Senshu, T. 1992. The rat peptidylarginine deiminase-encoding gene: structural analysis and the 5’-franking sequence. Gene, 114: 261-265. {PubMed}

Nagata, S., Rosenfeld, M. G. and Inoue, K. 1992. Development of prolactin and Growth hormone production in the fetal rat pituitary: An immunochemical study. Dev. Growth Differ., 34:473-478.