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Ito, M., Tajima, Y., Ogawa-Ohnishi, M., Nishida, H., Nosaki, S., Noda, M., Sotta, N., Kawade, K., Kamiya, T., Fujiwara, T., Matsubayashi, Y. and Suzaki, T. (2024) IMA peptides regulate root nodulation and nitrogen homeostasis by providing iron according to internal nitrogen status. Nat. Commun. 15: 733.


Seki, M., Kuze, Y., Zhang, X., Kurotani, K.-i., Notaguchi, M., Nishio, H., Kudoh, H., Suzaki, T., Yoshida, S., Sugano, S., Matsushita, T. and Suzuki, Y. (2023) An improved method for the highly specific detection of transcription start sites. Nucleic Acids Res. in press.


Abdellatif, I.M.Y., Yuan, S., Yoshihara, S., Suzaki, T., Ezura, H. and Miura, K. (2023) Stimulation of tomato drought tolerance by PHYTOCHROME A and B1B2 mutations. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 24: 1560.


Nishida, H. and Suzaki, T. (2022) Lotus japonicus NLP1 and NLP4 transcription factors have different roles in the regulation of nitrate transporter family gene expression. Genes Genet. Syst. 97: 257-260.

Misawa, F., Ito, M., Nosaki, S., Nishida, H., Watanabe, M., Suzuki, T., Miura, K., Kawaguchi, M. and Suzaki, T. (2022) Nitrate transport via NRT2.1 mediates NIN-LIKE PROTEIN-dependent suppression of root nodulation in Lotus japonicus. Plant Cell 34: 1844-1862.

Abdellatif, I.M.Y., Yuan, S., Na, R., Yoshihara, S., Hamada, H., Suzaki, T., Ezura, H. and Miura, K. (2022) Functional characterization of tomato phytochrome A and B1B2 mutants in response to heat stress. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 23: 1681.

Nishida, H., Nosaki, S., Suzuki, T., Ito, M., Miyakawa, T., Nomoto, M., Tada, Y., Miura, K., Tanokura, M., Kawaguchi, M. and Suzaki, T. (2021) Different DNA-binding specificities of NLP and NIN transcription factors underlie nitrate-induced control of root nodulation. Plant Cell 33: 2340-2359.

Okuma, N., Soyano, T., Suzaki, T. and Kawaguchi, M. (2020) MIR2111-5 locus and shoot-accumulated mature miR2111 systemically enhance nodulation depending on HAR1 in Lotus japonicus. Nat. Commun. 11: 5192.

​Nishida, H., Ito, M., Miura K., Kawaguchi, M. and Suzaki, T. (2020) Autoregulation of nodulation pathway is dispensable for nitrate-induced control of rhizobial infection. Plant Signal. Behav. 15: e1733814.

Miura, K., Renhu, N. and Suzaki, T. (2020) PHD finger of SIZ1 recognizes tri-methylated histone H3K4 for SIZ1 function in abiotic stress responses. Commun. Biol. 3: 23.

Nguyen, H., Miwa, H., Obirih-Opareh, J., Suzaki, T., Yasuda, M., Okazaki, S. (2020) Novel rhizobia exhibit superior nodulation on soybean plants at high nitrate concentrations. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 96: fiz184.

Yoro, E., Suzaki, T. and Kawaguchi, M. (2020) CLE-HAR1 systemic signaling and NIN-mediated local signaling suppress the increased rhizobial infection in the daphne mutant of Lotus japonicus. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 33: 320-327.

Suzaki, T., Tsuda M., Ezura, H., Day, B. and Miura, K. (2019) Agroinfiltration-based efficient transient protein expression in leguminous plants. Plant Biotechnol. 36: 119-123.

Suzaki, T., Takeda, N., Nishida, H., Hoshino, M., Ito, M., Misawa, F., Handa, Y., Miura, K. and Kawaguchi, M. (2019) LACK OF SYMBIONT ACCOMMODATION controls intracellular symbiont accommodation in root nodule and arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis in Lotus japonicus. PLOS Genet. 15: e1007865.

Yoro, E., Nishida, H., Ogawa-Ohnishi, M., Yoshida, C., Suzaki, T., Matsubayashi, Y. and Kawaguchi, M. (2019) PLENTY, a hydroxyproline O-arabinosyltransferase, negatively regulates root nodule symbiosis in Lotus japonicus. J. Exp. Bot. 70: 507-517.

Ohta, M., Sato, A., Renhu, N., Yamamoto, T., Oka, N., Zhu, J-K., Tada, Y., Suzaki, T. ​and Miura, K. (2018) MYC-type transcription factors, MYC67 and MYC70, interact with ICE1 and negatively regulate cold tolerance in Arabidopsis. Sci Rep. 8: 11622.


Nishida, H., Tanaka, S., Handa, Y., Ito, M., Sakamoto, Y., Matsunaga, S., Betsuyaku, S., Miura, K., Soyano, T., Kawaguchi, M. and Suzaki, T. (2018) A NIN-LIKE PROTEIN mediates nitrate-induced control of root nodule symbiosis in Lotus japonicus. Nat. Commun. 9: 499.

Mori, K., Renhu, N., Naito, M., Nakamura, A., Shiba, H., Yamamoto, T., Suzaki, T., Iida H. and Miura, K. (2018) Ca2+-permeable mechanosensitive channels MCA1 and MCA2 mediate cold-induced cytosolic Ca2+ increase and cold tolerance in Arabidopsis. Sci. Rep. 8: 550. 

Ohtsu, M., Sato, Y., Kurihara, D., Suzaki, T., Kawaguchi, M., Maruyama, D. and Higashiyama, T. (2017) Spatiotemporal deep imaging of syncytium induced by the soybean cyst nematode Heterodera glycines. Protoplasma 254: 2107-2115.

Ohtsu, M., Kurihara, D., Sato, Y., Suzaki, T., Kawaguchi, M., Maruyama, D. and Higashiyama, T. (2017) Fluorescent labeling of the cyst nematode Heterodera glycines for deep tissue live imaging using two-photon microscopy. Cytologia 82: 251-259.


Pfeiffer, A., Janocha, D., Dong, Y., Medzihradszky, A., Schöne, S., Daum, G., Suzaki, T., Forner, J., Langenecker, T., Rempel, E., Schmid, M., Wirtz, M., Hell, R. and Lohmann, J.U. (2016) Integration of light and metabolic signals for stem cell activation at the shoot apical meristem. eLife 5: e17023. 


Nishida, H., Handa, Y., Tanaka, S., Suzaki, T. and Kawaguchi, M. (2016) Expression of the CLE-RS3 gene suppresses root nodulation in Lotus japonicus. J. Plant Res. 129: 909-919


Daum, G., Medzihradszky, A., Suzaki, T. and Lohmann J.U. (2014) A mechanistic framework for noncell autonomous stem cell induction in Arabidopsis. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 111: 14619-14624.


Sasaki, T., Suzaki, T., Soyano, T., Kojima, M., Sakakibara, H. and Kawaguchi, M. (2014) Shoot-derived cytokinins systemically regulate root nodulation. Nat. Commun. 5: 4983.


Suzaki, T., Ito, M., Yoro, E., Sato, S., Hirakawa, H. Takeda, N. and Kawaguchi, M. (2014) Endoreduplication-mediated initiation of symbiotic organ development in Lotus japonicus. Development 141: 2441-2445.


Yoro, E., Suzaki, T., Toyokura, K., Miyazawa, H., Fukaki, H. and Kawaguchi, M. (2014) A positive regulator of nodule organogenesis, NODULE INCEPTION, acts as a negative regulator of rhizobial infection in Lotus japonicus. Plant Physiol. 165: 747-758.


Takeda, N., Tsuzuki, S., Suzaki, T., Parniske, M. and Kawaguchi, M. (2013) CERBERUS and NSP1 of Lotus japonicus are common symbiosis genes that modulate arbuscular mycorrhiza development. Plant Cell Physiol. 54: 1711-1723. 


Sasaki, T., Suzaki, T. and Kawaguchi, M. (2013) Stable transformation in Lotus japonicus. Bio-protocol 3: e796.


Okamoto, S., Yoro, E., Suzaki, T. and Kawaguchi, M. (2013) Hairy root transformation in Lotus japonicus. Bio-protocol 3: e795.


Takahara, M., Magori, S., Soyano, T., Okamoto, S., Yoshida, C., Yano, K., Sato, S., Tabata, S., Yamaguchi, K., Shigenobu, S., Takeda, N., Suzaki, T. and Kawaguchi, M. (2013) TOO MUCH LOVE, a novel Kelch repeat-containing F-box protein, functions in the long-distance regulation of the legume-rhizobium symbiosis. Plant Cell Physiol. 54: 433-447.


Suzaki, T. and Kawaguchi, M. (2013) Grafting analysis indicates that malfunction of TRICOT in the root causes a nodulation-deficient phenotype in Lotus japonicus. Plant Signal. Behav. 8: e23497.


Suzaki, T., Ito, M. and Kawaguchi, M. (2013) Induction of localized auxin response during spontaneous nodule development in Lotus japonicus. Plant Signal. Behav. 8: e23359.


Suzaki, T., Kim, C.S., Takeda, N., Szczyglowski, K. and Kawaguchi, M. (2013) TRICOT encodes an AMP1-related carboxypeptidase that regulates root nodule development and shoot apical meristem maintenance in Lotus japonicus. Development 140: 353-361.


Suzaki, T., Yano, K., Ito, M., Umehara, Y., Suganuma, N. and Kawaguchi, M. (2012) Positive and negative regulation of cortical cell division during root nodule development in Lotus japonicus is accompanied by auxin response. Development 139: 3997-4006.


Toriba, T., Suzaki, T., Yamaguchi, T., Ohmori, Y., Tsukaya, H. and Hirano, H.Y. (2010) Distinct regulation of adaxial-abaxial polarity in anther patterning in rice. Plant Cell 22: 1452-1462.


Busch, W., Mitok, A., Ariel, F.D., Zhao, Z., Forner, J., Daum, G., Suzaki, T., Schuster, C., Schultheiss, S.J., Leibfried, A., Haubeiß, S., Ha, N., Chan, R.L. and Lohmann, J.U. (2010) Transcriptional control of a plant stem cell niche. Dev. Cell 18: 841-853.


Yoshida, A., Suzaki, T., Tanaka, W. and Hirano, H.Y. (2009) The homeotic gene long sterile lemma (G1) specifies sterile lemma identity in the rice spikelet. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 106: 20103-20108.


Suzaki, T., Ohneda, M., Toriba, T., Yoshida, A. and Hirano, H.Y. (2009) FON2 SPARE1 redundantly regulates floral meristem maintenance with FLORAL ORGAN NUMBER2 in rice. PLoS Genet. 5: e1000693.


Suzaki, T., Yoshida, A. and Hirano, H.Y. (2008) Functional diversification of CLAVATA3-related CLE proteins in meristem maintenance in rice. Plant Cell 20: 2049-2058.


Toriba, T., Harada, K., Takamura, A., Nakamura, H., Ichikawa, H., Suzaki, T. and Hirano, H. Y. (2007) Molecular characterization the YABBY gene family in Oryza sativa and expression analysis of OsYABBY1. Mol. Genet. Genomics 277: 457-68.


Suzaki, T., Toriba, T., Fujimoto, M., Tsutsumi, N., Kitano, H. and Hirano, H.Y. (2006) Conservation and diversification of meristem maintenance mechanism in Oryza sativa: Function of the FLORAL ORGAN NUMBER2 gene. Plant Cell Physiol. 47: 1591-1602.


Suzaki, T., Sato, M., Ashikari, M., Miyoshi, M., Nagato, Y. and Hirano, H.Y. (2004) The gene FLORAL ORGAN NUMBER1 regulates floral meristem size in rice and encodes a leucine-rich repeat receptor kinase orthologous to Arabidopsis CLAVATA1. Development 131: 5649-5657.



Qiao, L., Lin, J., Suzaki, T. and Liang, P. (2023) Staying hungry: a roadmap to harnessing central regulators of symbiotic nitrogen fixation under fluctuating nitrogen availability. aBIOTECH. in press.

野田桃菜, 落合美智, 深谷夢夏, 壽崎拓哉(2023)細菌と植物のコミュニケーション−根粒共生を例にして. 生物の科学 遺伝 77: 436-443.


Cui, S., Inaba, S., Suzaki, T. and Yoshida, S. (2023) Developing for nutrient uptake: Induced organogenesis in parasitic plants and root nodule symbiosis. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 76: 102473.


Suzaki, T. (2023) Root nodule organogenesis: a unique lateral organogenesis in legumes. Breed. Sci. 73: 70-75.


Suzaki, T., Valkov, V.T. and Chiurazzi, M. (2021) Editorial: Nutrient dependent signaling pathways controlling the symbiotic nitrogen fixation process. Front. Plant Sci. 12: 744450.

別役重之,寿崎拓哉 (2020) 微生物・植物相互作用. 生物工学 98: 309-313.

Suzaki, T. and Nishida, H. (2019) Autoregulation of legume nodulation by sophisticated transcription regulatory networks. Mol. Plant 12: 1179-1181.

西田帆那,寿崎拓哉 (2019) 硝酸に応答して根粒共生を制御する植物の転写因子. バイオサイエンスとインダストリー 77: 216-220.

Nishida, H. and Suzaki, T. (2018) Two negative regulatory systems of root nodule symbiosis - how are symbiotic benefits and costs balanced? Plant Cell Physiol. 59: 1733-1738.


​Nishida, H. and Suzaki, T. (2018) Nitrate-mediated control of root nodule symbiosis. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 44:129-136.


Cui, S., Suzaki, T., Tominaga-Wada, R. and Yoshida, S. (2018) Regulation and functional diversification of root hairs. Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. 83: 115-122.

寿崎拓哉, 西田帆那 (2016) 根粒形成における負の制御系. BSJ Review 7E: 230-240.


寿崎拓哉, 川口正代司 (2015) 根粒初期発生における細胞リプログラミング機構. BSJ Review 6A: 63-71.


Suzaki, T., Yoro, E. and Kawaguchi, M. (2015) Leguminous plants: inventors of root nodules to accommodate symbiotic bacteria. Int. Rev. Cell Mol. Biol. 316: 111-158.


Suzaki, T. and Kawaguchi, M. (2014) Root nodulation: a developmental program involving cell fate conversion triggered by symbiotic bacterial infection. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 21: 16-22.


Suzaki, T., Ito, M. and Kawaguchi, M. (2013) Genetic basis of cytokinin and auxin functions during root nodule development. Front. Plant Sci. 4: 42.


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