• Tamura, R., and Kamiyama, D. CRISPR-Cas9-mediated knock-in approach to insert the GFP11 tag into the genome of a human cell line. Methods in Molecular Biology. [in press]
  • Banzai, K., Shen, P., and Kamiyama, D. A genetic toolkit for simultaneous generation of LexA- and QF-expressing clones in selected cell types in Drosophila. Neuroscience Insights 17, 1-5. [link]


  • Inal, MA*., Bui, KC*., Marar, A., Li, S., Kner, P., and Kamiyama, D. Imaging of in vitro and in vivo neurons in Drosophila using stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy. Current Protocols 1(7), e203. (* co-first authors) [link]
  • Kamiyama, R*., Banzai, K*., Liu, P., Marar, A., Tamura, R., Jiang, F., Fitch, MA., Xie, J., and Kamiyama, D. Cell-type-specific, multi-color labeling of endogenous proteins with split fluorescent protein tags in Drosophila. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 118(23), e2024690118. (* co-first authors) [link]
  • Tamura, R., Jiang, F., Xie, J., and Kamiyama, D. Multiplexed labeling of cellular proteins with split fluorescent proteins. Communications Biology 4(1), 257. [link]


  • Inal, MA., Banzai, K., and Kamiyama, D. Retrograde tracing of Drosophila embryonic motor neurons using lipophilic fluorescent dyes. Journal of Visualized Experiments 155, e60716. [link] [JoVE video]


  • Kelliher, MT., Yue, Y., Ng, A., Kamiyama, D., Huang, B., Verhey, KJ., and Wildonger, J. Autoinhibition of kinesin-I is essential to the dendrite-specific localization of Golgi outposts. Journal of Cell Biology 217(7), 2531-2547. [link] [bioRxiv/2018/275149]


  • Li, Q., Reinig, M., Kamiyama, D., Huang, B., Tao, X., Bardales, A., and Kubby, J. Woofer-tweeter adaptive optical structured illumination microscopy. Photonics Research 5(4), 329-334. [link]


Prior to UGA


  • Leonetti, MD., Sekine, S., Kamiyama, D*., Weissman, SJ*., and Huang, B*. A scalable strategy for high-throughput GFP tagging of endogenous human proteins. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 113(25), E3501-E3508. (* co-corresponding authors) [link]
  • Kamiyama, D*., Sekine, S*., Barsi-Rhyne, B., Hu, J., Chen, B., Gilbert, L., Ishikawa, H., Leonetti, MD., Wallace, F., Weissman, J., and Huang, B. Versatile protein tagging in cells with split fluorescent protein. Nature Communications 7, 111046. (* co-first authors) [link]


  • Kamiyama, D*., McGorty, R., Kamiyama, R., Kim, M., Chiba, A., and Huang, B*. Specification of dendritogenesis in Drosophila aCC motoneuron by membrane-enrichment of Pak1 through Dscam1. Developmental Cell 35(1), 93-106. (* co-corresponding authors) [link]
  • Ong, W.Q., Citron, Y.R., Schnitzbauer, J., Kamiyama, D., and Huang, B. Heavy water: a simple solution to increasing the brightness of fluorescent proteins in super-resolution imaging. Chemical Communications 51(70), 13451-13453. [link]
  • McGorty, R., Liu, H., Kamiyama, D., Dong, Z., Guo, S., and Huang, B. Open-top selective plane illumination microscope for conventionally mounted specimens. Optics Express 23(12), 16142-16153. [link]


  • Sharifai, N., Samarajeewa, H., Kamiyama, D., Deng, T.C., Boulina, M., and Chiba, A. Imaging dynamic molecular signaling by the Cdc42 GTPase within the developing CNS. PLOS ONE 9(2), e88870. [link]


  • McGorty, R., Kamiyama, D., and Huang, B. Active Microscope Stabilization in Three Dimensions Using Image Correlation. Optical Nanoscopy 2(1). [link]


  • Kamiyama, D*., and Huang, B*. Development in the STORM. Developmental Cell 23(6), 1103-1110. (* co-corresponding authors) [link]


  • Kamiyama, D., and Chiba, A. Endogenous activation patterns of Cdc42 GTPase within Drosophila embryos. Science 324(5932), 1338-1340. [link]

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  • Buranachai, C., Kamiyama, D., Chiba, A., Williams, B.D., and Clegg, R.M. Rapid frequency-domain FLIM spinning disk confocal microscope: lifetime resolution, image improvement and wavelet analysis. Journal of Fluorescence 18(5), 929-942. [link]


  • Furrer, M.P., Vasenkova, I., Kamiyama, D., Rosado, Y., and Chiba, A. Slit and Robo control the development of dendrites in Drosophila CNS. Development 134(21), 3795-3804. [link]


  • Kim, M.D., Kamiyama, D., Kolodziej, P., Hing, H., and Chiba, A. Isolation of Rho GTPase effector pathways during axon development. Developmental Biology 262(2), 282-293. [link]