Publications

  • AndersonEM, Sun H, Guzman D, Taniguchi M,CowanCW, Maze I, Nestler EJ, Self DW. Knockdown of the histone di-methyltransferase G9a in nucleus accumbens shell decreases cocaine self-administration, stress-induced reinstatement, and anxiety. Neurophychopharmacology, 2018, Dec 26.
  • Anderson EM*., Penrod RD*., Barry SM*., Hughes BW*., Taniguchi M*., Cowan CW. It’s a complex issue: Emerging connections between epigenetic regulators in drug addiction. European Journal of Neuroscience, 2018, Sept 25. (*These authors contributed equally)
  • Penrod, R.D., Carreira, M.B., Taniguchi, M., Kumar, J., Cowan, C. W. Novel role of Regulation of HDAC4 in cocaine-related behavior. Addiction Biology, 2018, 23, 653-664
  • Taniguchi, M., Carreira B.M, Cooper A.Y, Bobadilla –C.A., Heinsbroek A. J., Koike N., Larson B. E., Balmuth A.E, Hughes W. B., Penrod D. R., Kumar J, Smith N.L, Guzman D., Takahashi S. J., Kim –K. T., Kalivas W. P., David W. Self, Lin Y, Cowan W.C., HDAC5 and its target gene, NPAS4, function in the nucleus accumbens to regulate Cocaine-Conditioned Behavior. Neuron, 2017, 96, 130-144
  • Smith L.N., Jedynak, J.P., Fontenot M.R., Hale C.F., Dietz, K.C., Taniguchi, M., Thomas, M.J., Zirlin, B.C., Birnbaum S.G., Huber, K.M., Thomas M.J., Cowan, C.W.  Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein regulates synaptic and behavioral plasticity to repeated cocaine administration. Neuron, 2014, 82, 645-658,
  • Taniguchi M, Carreira B. M., Smith N. L., Zirlin C. B., Neve L. R., Cowan W. C.  Histone deacetylase 5 limits cocaine reward through cAMP-induced nuclear import. Neuron, 2012, 73, 108-120,
    • Preview, Ann E. West Regulated Shuttling of the Histone Deacetylase HDAC5 to the Nucleus May Put a Brake on Cocaine Addiction. Neuron, 2014, 73, 1-3
    • Editors’ choice, Cocaine Controls Nuclear Import, John F. Foley. Sci. Signal, 2012, 5, 18
  • Pfeiffer BE, Zang T, Wilkerson J, Taniguchi M, Maksimova MA, Smith, LN Cowan CW, Huber KM. Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein is required for synapse elimination by the activity dependent transcription factor MEF2. Neuron, 2010, 66, 191-197.
    • F1000Prime, http://f1000.com/prime/5045970
  • Asada A, Takahashi J, Taniguchi M, Yamamoto H, Kimura T, Saito T, Hisanaga S. Neuronal expression of two isoforms of mouse Septin 5. J. Neurosci Res. 2010, 1;88(6):1309-16.
  • Pulliparacharuvil SG, Renthal R, Hale CF, Taniguchi M, Xiao G, Kumar A, Dewey CM, Davis M, Nairn A, Greengard P, Nestler EJ, Cowan CW. Cocaine regulates MEF2 to control synaptic and behavioral plasticity. Neuron 2008, 59: 621-33.
  • Taniguchi M, Taoka M, Itakura M, Asada A, Saito T, Kinoshita M, Isobe T, Hisanaga S.  Phosphorylation of adult type Sept5 (CDCrel-1) by cyclin-dependent kinase 5 inhibits interaction with syntaxin-1. J. Biol Chem. 2007, 282:7869-76.
  • Watanabe N, Arai H, Nishihara Y, Taniguchi M, Watanabe N, Hunter T, Osada H.  M-phase kinases induce phospho-dependent ubiquitination of somatic Wee1 by SCFbeta-TrCP.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 2004. 101: 4419-24.