Publication

2015

Stereoselective Synthesis of the C1-C29 Part of Amphidinol 3. Takeshi Tsuruda, Makoto Ebine, Aya Umeda, and Tohru Oishi J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 859-871.

2014

Axial Hydrogen at C7 Position and Bumpy Tetracyclic Core Markedly Reduce Sterol's Affinity to Amphotericin B in Membrane. Yasuo Nakagawa, Yuichi Umegawa, Kenichi Nonomura, Naohiro Matsushita, Tetsuro Takano, Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Shinya Hanashima, Tohru Oishi, Nobuaki Matsumori, Murata, Michio Biochemistry 2015, 54, 303−312.

Synthesis and Biological Activity of the QRS Ring System of Maitotoxin. Hisaaki Onoue, Tomomi Baba, Keiichi Konoki, Kohei Torikai, Makoto Ebine, and Tohru Oishi Chem. Lett. 2014, 43, 1904-1906.

Guest responsivity of a two−​dimensional coordination polymer incorporating a cholesterol−​based co−​ligand. Kazuki Kajitani, Tomomi Koshiyama, Akihiro Hori, Ryo Ohtani, Akio Mishima, Kohei Torikai, Makoto Ebine, Tohru Oishi, Masaki Takata, Susumu Kitagawa, Masaaki Ohba Dalton Trans. 201342, 15893−15897.

2013

Synthesis and Biological Activity of the C’D’E’F’ Ring System of Maitotoxin. Masahiro Kunitake, Takahiro Oshima, Makoto Ebine, Kohei Torikai, Keiichi Konoki, Michio Murata, and Tohru Oishi J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 4948-4962.

A Novel Sperm-Activating and Attracting Factor from the Ascidian Ascidia sydneiensis. Nobuaki Matsumori, Yuki Hiradate, Hajime Shibata, Tohru Oishi, Shuichi Shimma, Michisato Toyoda, Fumiaki Hayashi, Manabu Yoshida, Michio Murata, Masaaki Morisawa Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 294-297.

Synthesis and Structure Revision of the C43−C67 Part of Amphidinol 3. Makoto Ebine, Mitsunori Kanemoto, Yoshiyuki Manabe, Yosuke Konno, Ken Sakai, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 2846−2849.

Confirmation of the Absolute Configuration at C45 of Amphidinol 3. Yoshiyuki Manabe, Makoto Ebine, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi J. Nat. Prod. 2012, 75, 2003-2006.

2012

Comprehensive Molecular Motion Capture for Sphingomyelin by Site-Specific Deuterium Labeling. Nobuaki Matsumori, Tomokazu Yasuda, Hiroki Okazaki, Takashi Suzuki, Toshiyuki Yamaguchi, Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Mototsugu Doi, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Biochemistry 2012, 51, 8363-8370.
Convergent method via α-cyano ethers: a powerful strategy for synthesizing ladder-shaped polyethers. Tohru Oishi J. Synth. Org. Chem. Jpn. 2012, 70, 1170-1177.

Conformations of Spermine in Adenosine Triphosphate Complex: The Structural Basis for Weak Bimolecular Interactions of Major Cellular Electrolytes. Keisuke Maruyoshi, Toshiyuki Yamaguchi, Tetsuo Demura, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, and Michio Murata  Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 4788 -4795.

Design and Synthesis of Sphingomyelin-Cholesterol Conjugates and Their Formation of Ordered Membranes  Nobuaki Matsumori, Norio Tanada, Kohei Nozu, Hiroki Okazaki, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 8568-8575.

2011

NMR-based conformational analysis of sphingomyelin in bicelles. Toshiyuki Yamaguchi, Takashi Suzuki, Tomokazu Yasuda, Tohru Oishi, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata Bioorg. Med. Chem. 2012, 20, 270-2

Artificial ladder-shaped polyethers that inhibit maitotoxin-induced Ca2+ influx in rat glioma C6 cells. Tohru Oishi, Keiichi Konoki, Rie Tamate, Kohei Torikai, Futoshi Hasegawa, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2012, 22, 3619-3622.

Synthesis of 6-F-ergosterol and its influence on membrane-permeabilization of amphotericin B and amphidinol 3. Yusuke Kasai, Nobuaki Matsumori, Hiroyuki Ueno, Kenichi Nonomura, Shinya Yano, Murata Michio, Tohru Oishi Org. Biomol. Chem. 2011, 9, 1437-1442.

Structural Reevaluation of Amphidinol 3, a Potent Antifungal Compound from Dinoflagellate. Respati T. Swasono, Mitsunori Kanemoto, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Heterocycles 201182, 1359-1369. 

Head-to-Tail Interaction between Amphotericin B and Ergosterol Occurs in Hydrated Phospholipid Membrane. Yuichi Umegawa, Yasuo Nakagawa, Kazuaki Tahara, Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Biochemistry 2012, 51, 83-89.

Orientation of Fluorinated Cholesterol in Lipid Bilayers Analyzed by 19F Tensor Calculation and Solid-State NMR. Nobuaki Matsumori, Yusuke Kasai, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata, Kaoru Nomura J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 4757-4766.

Effects of Lipid Constituents on Membrane-Permeabilizing Activity of Amphidinols. Nagy Morsy, Toshihiro Houdai, Keiichi Konoki, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata       Bioorg. Med. Chem. 2008, 16, 3084-3090.

Self-Assembled Amphotericin B is Probably Surrounded by Ergosterol: Bimolecular Interactions as Evidenced by Solid-State NMR and CD Spectra. Yusuke Kasai, Nobuaki Matsumori, Yuichi Umegawa, Shigeru Matsuoka, Hiroyuki Ueno, Hiroki Ikeuchi, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Chem. Eur. J. 2008, 14, 1178-1185.

Roles of Integral Protein in Membrane Permeabilization by Amphidinols. Nagy Morsy, Keiichi Konoki, Toshihiro Houdai, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata, Saburo Aimoto Biochim. Biophys. Acta, Biomembranes 2008, 1778, 1453-1459.

Complex Formation of Amphotericin B in Sterol-Containing Membranes As Evidenced by Surface Plasmon Resonance. Ryota Mouri, Keiichi Konoki, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Biochemistry 2008, 47, 7807-7815.

Design and Synthesis of Ladder-Shaped Tetracyclic, Heptacyclic, and Decacyclic Ethers and Evaluation of the Interaction with Transmembrane Proteins. Kohei Torikai, Tohru Oishi, Satoru Ujihara, Nobuaki Matsumori, Keiichi Konoki, Michio Murata, Saburo Aimoto J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 10217-10226.

Convergent Synthesis and Biological Activity of the WXYZA’B’C’ Ring System of Maitotoxin. Tohru Oishi, Futoshi Hasegawa, Kohei Torikai, Keiichi Konoki, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 3599-3602.

Convergent Synthesis of the A-J Ring System of Yessotoxin. Kohei Torikai, Koji Watanabe, Hiroaki Minato, Tomoyoshi Imaizumi, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi Synlett 2008, 2368-2372.

Ascidian Sperm Activating and Attracting Factor: Importance of Sulfate Groups for the Activities and Implication of Its Putative Receptor. Manabu Yoshida, Kogiku Shiba, Kaoru Yoshida, Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Ouichirou Ootou, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata FEBS Lett. 2008, 582, 3429-3433.

Combinatorial Synthesis of the 1,5-Polyol System Based on Cross Metathesis: Structure Revision of Amphidinol 3. Tohru Oishi, Mitsunori Kanemoto, Respati Swasono, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 5203-5206.

Valosin-Containing Protein/p97 Interacts with Sperm-Activating and Sperm-Attracting Factor (SAAF) in the Ascidian Egg and Modulates Sperm-Attracting Activity. Eri Kondoh, Aru Konno, Kazuo Inaba, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata, Manabu Yoshida Dev. Growth Differ. 2008, 50, 665-673.

Interaction of Ladder-Shaped Polyethers with Transmembrane a-Helix of Glycophorin A as Evidenced by Saturation Transfer Difference NMR and Surface Plasmon Resonance. Satoru Ujihara, Tohru Oishi, Kohei Torikai, Keiichi Konoki, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata, Yasukatsu Oshima, Saburo Aimoto Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2008, 18, 6115-6118.

Ergosterol Increases the Intermolecular Distance of Amphotericin B in the Membrane-Bound Assembly As Evidenced by Solid-State NMR. Yuichi Umegawa, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata. Biochemistry 2008, 47, 13463-13469.

2008

Detection of Rap1A as a yessotoxin binding protein from blood cell membranes. Ujihara, S., Oishi, T., Mouri, R., Tamate, R., Konoki, K., Matsumori, N., Murata, M., Oshima, Y., Sugiyama, N., Tomita, M., Ishihama, Y. Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2010, 20, 6443-6446.

Glycoglycerolipid from the Membranes of Acholeplasma laidlawii Binds to Human Immunodeficiency Virus-1 (HIV-1) and Accelerates its Entry into Cells. Takashi Shimizu, Sumio Arai, Hiroto Imai, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama, Atsushi Koito, Yutaka Kida, Koichi Kuwano Current Microbiology 2004, 48, 182-188.

An Amphotericin B-Ergosterol Covalent Conjugate with Powerful Membrane Permeabilizing Activity. Nobuaki Matsumori, Noritsugu Eiraku, Shigeru Matsuoka, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata, Takaaki Aoki, Toru Ide Chem. Biol. 2004, 11, 673-679.

Synthesis and Conformation of Deuterated Spermidine for Investigating Weak Interaction with Polyanionic Biomolecules. Keisuke Maruyoshi, Tetsuo Demura, Takeshi Sagane, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Tetrahedron 2004, 60, 5163-5170.

Synthesis and Identification of an Endogenous Sperm Activating and Attracting Factor Isolated from Eggs of the Ascidian Ciona intestinalis; an Example of Nanomolar-Level Structure Elucidation of Novel Natural Compound. Tohru Oishi, Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Michio Murata, Manabu Yoshida, Masaaki Morisawa Tetrahedron 2004, 60, 6971-6980.

Stereocontrolled Synthesis of the ABCDE Ring Moiety of Ciguatoxin CTX3C. Shoji Kobayashi, Yusuke Takahashi, Kazuo Komano, Babak H. Alizadeh, Yuuya Kawada, Tohru Oishi, Shin-ichiro Tanaka, Yoshihiro Ogasawara, Shin-ya Sasaki, Masahiro Hirama  Tetrahedron 2004, 60, 8375-8396.

Intact Glycation End Products Containing Carboxymethyl-Lysine and Glyoxal Lysine Dimer Obtained from Synthetic Collagen Model Peptide. Hiroaki Yamada, Tomoko Sasaki, Sachiko Niwa, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata, Toru Kawakami, Saburo Aimoto Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2004, 14, 5677-5680.

2004

Convergent Synthesis of the FGHI Ring System of Yessotoxin: Stereoselective Construction of the G Ring. Koji Watanabe, Miho Suzuki, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi Tetrahedron Lett. 2005, 46, 3991-3995.

Ladder-Shaped Polyether Compound, Desulfated Yessotoxin, Interacts with Membrane-Integral a-Helix Peptides. Megumi Mori, Tohru Oishi, Shigeru Matsuoka, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata, Masayuki Satake, Yasukatsu Ohshima, Nobuto Matsushita, Saburo Aimoto Bioorg. Med. Chem. 2005, 13, 5099-5103.

2005

Synthesis of the ABC and IJ Ring Fragments of Yessotoxin. Tohru Oishi, Miho Suzuki, Koji Watanabe, Michio Murata Tetrahedron Lett. 2006, 47, 3975-3978.

Synthesis of 28-19F-Amphotericin B Methyl Ester. Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Naohiro Matsushita, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi Tetrahedron Lett. 2006, 47, 6187-6191.

Convergent Synthesis of the CDEF Ring System of Yessotoxin via a-Cyano Ethers. Tohru Oishi, Miho Sizuki, Koji Watanabe, Michio Murata Heterocycles 2006, 69, 91-98.

Structures of New Amphidinols with Truncated Polyhydroxyl Chain and Their Membrane-Permeabilizing Activities. Nagy Morsy, Toshihiro Houdai, Shigeru Matsuoka, Nobuaki Matsumori, Seiji Adachi, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata, Takashi Iwashita, Tsuyoshi Fujita Bioorg. Med. Chem. 2006, 14, 6548-6554.

Design and Synthesis of an Artificial Ladder-Shaped Polyether that Interacts with Glycophorin A. Kohei Torikai, Hiroshi Yari, Megumi Mori, Satoru Ujihara, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2006, 16, 6355-6359.

Synthesis of Artificial Ladder-Shaped Polyethers Containing a 6/7 cis-Fused Ring System. Kohei Torikai, Hiroshi Yari, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi Heterocycles 2006, 70, 161-167.

2006

X-ray Crystallographic and Biochemical Characterization of the Inhibitory Action of an Imidazole-dioxolane Compound on Heme Oxygenase. Masakazu Sugishima, Yuichiro Higashimoto, Tohru Oishi, Hidenori Takahashi, Hiroshi Sakamoto, Masato Noguchi, Keiichi Fukuyama, Biochemistry 2007, 46, 1860-1867.

Synthesis of the JK Ring Fragments of Yessotoxin and 42,43,44,45,46,47,55-Heptanor-41-Oxoyessotoxin. Koji Watanabe, Hiroaki Minato, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi Heterocycles 2007, 72, 207-212.

Asymmetric Dihydroxylation of Alkenes with Osmium Tetroxide: Chiral N,N'-Dialkyl-2,2'-bipyrrolidine Complex. Masahiro Hirama, Tohru Oishi, Sho Ito Chem. Commun. 1989, 665-666.

Highly Enantioselective Dihydroxylation of trans-Disubstituted and Monosubstituted Olefins. Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama J. Org. Chem. 1989, 54, 5834-5835.

1989

Synthesis of Chiral 2,2'-Bipyrrolidine Derivatives. Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama, Lawrence R. Sita, Satoru Masamune Synthesis 1991, 789-792.

1991

Synthesis of Chiral 2,3-Disubstituted 1,4-Diazabicyclo[2.2.2]octane. New Ligand for the Osmium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Dihydroxylation of Olefins. Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron Lett. 1992, 33, 639-642.

1992

Asymmetric Dihydroxylation of Chiral Olefins. High Control of Diastereofacial Selection. Tohru Oishi, Kyo-ichiro Iida, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron Lett. 1993, 34, 3573-3576.

1993

Ten-Membered Neocarzinostatin Chromophore Analogs Leading to s,s-Biradical via a Cumulene Intermediate. Shinji Kawata, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron Lett. 1994, 35, 4595-4598.

1994

Amphotericin B Covalent Dimers with Carbonyl-Amino Linkage: a New Probe for Investigating Ion Channel Assemblies. Yuichi Umegawa, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Tetrahedron Lett. 2007, 48, 3393-3396.

2007

Stereoselective Synthesis of (+)-Swainsonine and (-)-8,8a-Di-epi-swainsonine. Tohru Oishi, Toshihiro Iwakuma, Masahiro Hirama, Sho Ito Synlett 1995, 404-406.

New Convenient, Enantiospecific Synthesis of (S,S)- and (R,R)-2,2'-Bipyrrolidine Derivatives. Hiyoshizo Kotsuki, Hiroko Kuzume, Tetsushi Gohda, Misako Fukuhara, Masamitsu Ochi, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama, Motoo Shiro Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 1995, 6, 2227-2236.

Expeditious Synthesis of Enantiomerically Pure trans-4,5-Dihydroxy-2-cyclopenten-1-one. Koji Toyama, Satoru Iguchi, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama Synlett 1995, 1243-1244.

Enantio-Controlled Synthesis of the AB Ring Moiety of Ciguatoxin. Hiroki Oguri, Shojiro Hishiyama, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama Synlett 1995, 1252-1254.

1995

Synthetic Study of Ciguatoxin.  Absolute Configuration of the C2 Hydroxy Group. Hiroki Oguri, Shojiro Hishiyama, Ohki Sato, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama, Michio Murata, Takeshi Yasumoto, Nobuyuki Harada Tetrahedron 1997, 53, 3057-3072.

Stereocontrolled Synthesis of the HIJ Ring System of Ciguatoxin. Tohru Oishi, Kenji Maeda, Masahiro Hirama Chem. Commun. 1997, 1289-1290.

Convergent Synthesis of a trans-Fused 6-7-6 Tricyclic Ether System Based on a Ring-Closing Metathesis Reaction. Tohru Oishi, Yoko Nagumo, Masahiro Hirama Synlett 1997, 980-982.

Stereoselective Synthesis of the LM Ring Moiety of Ciguatoxin: Reagent Control of Asymmetric Dihydroxylation. Tohru Oishi, Mitsuru Shoji, Naomi Kumahara, Masahiro Hirama Chem. Lett. 1997, 845-846.

The Absolute Configuration of Ciguatoxin. Masayuki Satake, Akio Morohashi, Hiroki Oguri, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama, Nobuyuki Harada, Takeshi Yasumoto J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1997, 118, 11325-11326.

1997

Convergent Synthesis of the trans-Fused 6-n-6-6 (n=7-10) Tetracyclic Ether System Based on a Ring-Closing Metathesis Reaction. Tohru Oishi, Yoko Nagumo, Masahiro Hirama Chem. Commun. 1998, 1041-1042.

1998

Enantioselective Synthesis of the Medium Ring Ethers, Tetrahydrooxepin, Oxocane and Hexahydrooxonin, of Ciguatoxin.  Extensive Ring-Expansion and Chemoenzymatic Desymmetrization Strategy. Tohru Oishi, Megumi Maruyama, Mitsuru Shoji, Kenji Maeda, Naomi Kumahara, Shin-ichiro Tanaka, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron 1999, 55, 7471-7498.

Convergent Synthesis of the ABCDE Ring Framework of Ciguatoxin. Kenji Maeda, Tohru Oishi, Hiroki Oguri, Masahiro Hirama Chem. Commun. 1999, 1063-1064.

Expeditious Tandem-Metathesis Route to the AB-Ring Fragment of Ciguatoxin. Hiroki Oguri, Shin-ya, Sasaki, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron Lett. 1999, 40, 5405-5408.

Designed Hapten Aimed at Anti-Ciguatoxin Monoclonal Antibody: Synthesis, Immunization and Discrimination of the C2 Configuration. Hiroki Oguri, Shin-ichiro Tanaka, Shojiro Hishiyama, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama, Takeshi Tumuraya, Yoshihisa Tomioka, Michinao Mizugaki Synthesis 1999, 1431-1436.

Convergent Synthesis of the IJKLM Ring Fragment of Ciguatoxin CTX3C. Tohru Oishi, Yoko Nagumo, Mitsuru Shoji, Jean-Yves Le Brazidec, Hisatoshi Uehara, Masahiro Hirama Chem. Commun. 1999, 2035-2036.

The Absolute Configuration and Total Synthesis of Korormicin. Hisatoshi Uehara, Tohru Oishi, Kazuhiro Yoshikawa, Kenichi Mochida, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron Lett. 1999, 40, 8641-8645.

1999

A Very Short Route to the Functionalized A-Ring Moiety of Ciguatoxin. Hiroki Oguri, Shin-ichiro Tanaka, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron Lett. 2000, 41, 975-978.

Z-Selective Horner-Wadsworth-Emmons Reaction of Ethyl (Diarylphosphono)acetates using Sodium Iodide and DBU. Kaori Ando, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama, Hiroaki Ohno, Toshiro Ibuka J. Org. Chem. 2000, 65,4745 -4749.

The Binding Activity of Diglucosyldiacylglycerol Derived from Membranes of Acholeplasma laidlawii PG 8 to Lymphoid Cells. Saori Toujima, Koichi Kuwano, Ye Zhang, Naoyuki Fujimoto, Masahiro Hirama, Tohru Oishi, Sumiko Fukuda, Yoko Nagumo, Hiroto Imai, Tsukasa Kikuchi, Sumio Arai Microbiology 2000, 146, 2317-2323.

Concise Synthesis of 3-O-(2-O-a-D-Glucopyranosyl-6-O-acyl-a-D -glucopyranosyl)-1,2-di-O-acyl-sn-glycerols. Hiroto Imai, Tohru Oishi, Tsukasa Kikuchi, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron 2000, 56, 8451-8459.

2000

Convergent Strategy for Synthesizing Polycyclic Ether Marine Toxins: Synthesis of the ABCDE Ring Fragment of Ciguatoxin CTX3. Megumi Maruyama, Kenji Maeda, Tohru Oishi, Hiroki Oguri, Masahiro Hirama Heterocycles 2001, 54, 93-99.

Practical Entry into the HIJKLM Ring Segment of Ciguatoxin CTX3C. Tohru Oishi, Hisatoshi Uehara, Yoko Nagumo, Mitsuru Shoji, Jean-Yves Le Brazidec, Masashi Kosaka, Masahiro Hirama Chem. Commun. 2001, 381-382.

Highly Stereocontrolled Synthesis of the ABCD Ring Fragment of Ciguatoxin CTX3C. Tohru Oishi, Shin-ichiro Tanaka, Yoshihiro Ogasawara, Kenji Maeda, Hiroki Oguri, Masahiro Hirama Synlett 2001, 952-954.

Convenient Route to Both Enantiomerically Pure Forms of trans-4,5-Dihydroxy-2-cyclopenten-1-one: Efficient Synthesis of the Neocarzinostatin Chromophore Core. Koji Toyama, Satoru Iguchi, Hayato Sakazaki, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn. 2001, 74, 997-1008.

Extensive Ring-Expansion Strategy for the Enantioselective Synthesis of the Medium Ring Ethers, Oxepene, Oxocane, and Oxonene, of Ciguatoxin. Tohru Oishi, Mitsuru Shoji, Kenji Maeda, Naomi Kumahara, Masahiro Hirama Synlett 1996, 1165-1167.

1996

Concise Synthesis of Ciguatoxin ABC-Ring Fragments and Surface Plasmon Resonance Study of the Interaction of Their BSA Conjugates with Monoclonal Antibodies. Yoko Nagumo, Hiroki Oguri, Yumi Shindo, Shin-ya Sasaki, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama, Yoshihisa Tomioka, Michinao Mizugaki, Takeshi Tsumuraya Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2001, 11, 2037-2040.

Total Synthesis of Ciguatoxin CTX3C. Masahiro Hirama, Tohru Oishi, Hisatoshi Uehara, Masayuki Inoue, Megumi Maruyama, Hiroki Oguri, Masayuki Satake Science 2001, 294, 1904-1907.

2001

Convergent Synthesis of the EFGH Ring Fragment of Ciguatoxin CTX3C. Hiroto Imai, Hisatoshi Uehara, Masayuki Inoue, Hiroki Oguri, Tohru Oishi, Masahiro Hirama Tetrahedron Lett. 2001, 42, 6219-6222.

Convergent Synthesis of the ABCDE Ring System of Ciguatoxin CTX3C. Megumi Maruyama, Masayuki Inoue, Tohru Oishi, Hiroki Oguri, Yoshihiro Ogasawara, Yumi Shindo, Masahiro Hirama Tetraheadron 2002, 58, 1835-1851.

Amphotericin B Covalent Dimers Forming Sterol-Dependent Ion-Permeable Membrane Channels. Nobuaki Matsumori, Nahoko Yamaji, Shigeru Matsuoka, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 4180-4181.

Amphotericin B Covalent Dimers with Bisamide Linkage Bearing Powerful Membrane-Permeable Activity. Nahoko Yamaji, Nobuaki Matsumori, Shigeru Matsuoka, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Org. Lett. 2002, 4, 2087-2089.

Convergent Synthesis of the HIJKLM Ring System of Ciguatoxin CTX3C. Hisatoshi Uehara, Tohru Oishi, Masayuki Inoue, Mitsuru Shoji, Yoko Nagumo, Masashi Kosaka, Jean-Yves Le Brazidec, Masahiro Hirama Tetraheadron 2002, 58, 6493-6512.

2002

Synthesis of 25-13C-Amphotericin B Methyl Ester: A Molecular Probe for Solid-state NMR Measurements. Naohiro Matsushita, Yukiko Matsuo, Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi. Chem. Lett. 2009, 38, 114-115.

Design, Synthesis, and Biological Evaluation of Fluorinated Analogues of Salicylihalamide. Yoshinori Sugimoto, Keiichi Konoki, Michio Murata, Masafumi Matsushita, Hiroshi Kanazawa, Tohru Oishi. J. Med. Chem. 2009, 52, 798-806.

Conformational Change of Spermidine upon Interaction with Adenosine Triphosphate in Aqueous Solution. Keisuke Maruyoshi, Kaori Nonaka, Takeshi Sagane, Tetsuo Demura, Toshiyuki Yamaguchi, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Chem. Eur. J. 2009, 15, 1618-1626.

Maitotoxin-Photoactive Probe Binds to Membrane Proteins in Blood Cells. Keiichi Konoki, Masaki Hashimoto, Kaori Honda, Kazuo Tachibana, Rie Tamate, Futoshi Hasegawa, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Heterocycles 2009, 79, 1007-1017.

Surface Plasmon Resonance-Based Detection of Ladder-Shaped Polyethers by Inhibition Detection Method. Ryota Mouri, Tohru Oishi, Kohei Torikai, Satoru Ujihara, Nobuaki Matsumori, Michio Murata, Yasukatsu Oshima. Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2009, 19, 2824-2828.

Ion Channel Complex of Antibiotics as Viewed by NMR. Michio Murata, Yusuke Kasai, Yuichi Umegawa, Naohiro Matsushita, Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi Pure Appl. Chem. 2009, 81, 1123-1129.

Direct Interaction between Amphotericin B and Ergosterol in Lipid Bilayers As Revealed by 2H NMR Spectroscopy. Nobuaki Matsumori, Kazuaki Tahara, Hiroko Yamamoto, Atsushi Morooka, Mototsugu Doi, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 11855-11860.

Stereoselective Synthesis of the C31-C40/C43-C52 Unit of Amphidinol 3. Mitsunori Kanemoto, Michio Murata, Tohru Oishi J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 8810-8813.

2009

Synthesis of Endogenous Sperm-Activating and Attracting Factor Isolated from Ascidian Ciona intestinalis. Tohru Oishi, Hiroshi Tsuchikawa, Michio Murata, Manabu Yoshida, Masaaki Morisawa Tetrahedron Lett. 2003, 44, 6387-6389.

Convergent Synthesis of trans-Fused 6/n/6/6 (n = 7,8) Tetracyclic Ether System via a-Cyano Ethers. Tohru Oishi, Koji Watanabe, Michio Murata Tetrahedron Lett. 2003, 44, 7315-7319.

2003

Reductive Etherification under Microfluidic Conditions: Application to Practical Synthesis of the FGHIJ-Ring System of Yessotoxin. Tohru Oishi, Tomoyoshi Imaizumi, Michio Murata Chem. Lett. 2010, 39, 108-109.

Second-Generation Synthesis of Endogenous Sperm-Activating and Attracting Factor (SAAF) Isolated from the Ascidian Ciona intestinalis. Tohru Oishi, Kouichiro Ootou, Hajime Shibata, Michio Murata Tetrahedron Lett. 2010, 51, 2600-2602.

Sterol Effect on Interaction between Amphidinol 3 and Liposomal Membrane as Evidenced by Surface Plasmon Resonance. Respati Swasono, Ryota Mouri, Nagy Morsy, Nobuaki Matsumori, Tohru Oishi, Michio Murata Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2010, 20, 2215-2218.

2010