Publications

Masterson M, Bittar R, Chu H, Yamanaka N, Haga-Yamanaka S.

Rapid assessment of insect steroid hormone entry into cultured cells. Frontiers in Physiology. (2022)

Nguyen QAT, Hillis D, Katada S, Harris T, Pontrello C, Garland T Jr, Haga-Yamanaka S. Coadaptation of the chemosensory system with voluntary exercise behavior in mice. PLoS One. (2020) 15(11):e0241758.

McBurney-Lin J, Sun Y, Tortorelli LS, Nguyen QAT, Haga-Yamanaka S, Yang H. Bidirectional pharmacological perturbations of the noradrenergic system differentially affect tactile detection. Neuropharmacology. (2020) 174:108151.

Okamoto N, Viswanatha R, Bittar R, Li Z, Haga-Yamanaka S, Perrimon N, Yamanaka N. A Membrane Transporter Is Required for Steroid Hormone Uptake in Drosophila. Dev Cell. (2018) 47(3):294-305.e7. 

Hattori T, Osakada T, Masaoka T, Ooyama R, Horio N, Mogi K, Nagasawa M, Haga-Yamanaka S, Touhara K, Kikusui T. Exocrine Gland-Secreting Peptide 1 Is a Key Chemosensory Signal Responsible for the Bruce Effect in Mice. Curr Biol. (2017) 27(20):3197-3201.e3.

Hattori T, Osakada T, Matsumoto A, Matsuo N, Haga-Yamanaka S, Nishida T, Mori Y, Mogi K, Touhara K, Kikusui T. Self-Exposure to the Male Pheromone ESP1 Enhances Male Aggressiveness in Mice. Curr Biol. (2016) 26(9):1229-34.

Haga-Yamanaka S, Ma L, Yu CR. Tuning properties and dynamic range of type 1 vomeronasal receptors. Front Neurosci. (2015) 9:244

Taniguchi M, Yoshinaga S, Haga-Yamanaka S, Touhara K, Terasawa H. Backbone and side-chain ¹H, ¹⁵N and ¹³C assignments of mouse peptide ESP4. Biomol NMR Assign. (2014) 8(1):7-9.

Haga-Yamanaka S, Ma L, He J, Qiu Q, Lavis LD, Looger LL, Yu CR. Integrated action of pheromone signals in promoting courtship behavior in male mice. Elife. (2014) 3:e03025.

Yoshinaga S, Sato T, Hirakane M, Esaki K, Hamaguchi T, Haga-Yamanaka S, Tsunoda M, Kimoto H, Shimada I, Touhara K, Terasawa H. Structure of the mouse sex peptide pheromone ESP1 reveals a molecular basis for specific binding to the class C G-protein-coupled vomeronasal receptor. J Biol Chem. (2013) 288(22):16064-72.

Haga-Yamanaka S, Touhara K. Pheromone-induced expression of immediate early genes in the mouse vomeronasal sensory system. Methods Mol Biol. (2013) 1068:247-58.

Ma L, Haga-Yamanaka S, Yu QE, Qiu Q, Kim S, Yu CR. Imaging neuronal responses in slice preparations of vomeronasal organ expressing a genetically encoded calcium sensor. J Vis Exp. (2011) Dec 6;(58):3404.

Haga S, Hattori T, Sato T, Sato K, Matsuda S, Kobayakawa R, Sakano H, Yoshihara Y, Kikusui T, Touhara K. The male mouse pheromone ESP1 enhances female sexual receptive behaviour through a specific vomeronasal receptor. Nature. (2010) 466(7302):118-22.

Yoshinaga S, Haga S, Touhara K, Terasawa H. ESP family peptides and vomeronasal receptors in rodents. Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso. (2009) 54(12 Suppl):1708-13.

Kimoto H, Sato K, Nodari F, Haga S, Holy TE, Touhara K. Sex- and strain-specific expression and vomeronasal activity of mouse ESP family peptides. Curr Biol. (2007) 17(21):1879-84.

Haga, S, Kimoto, H, Touhara, K. Molecular characterization of vomeronasal sensory neurons responding to a male-specific peptide in tear fluid: sexual communication in mice. Pure and Applied Chemistry. (2007) 79:775-83.

Kimoto H, Haga S, Sato K, Touhara K. Sex-specific peptides from exocrine glands stimulate mouse vomeronasal sensory neurons. Nature. (2005) 437(7060):898-901.