Research Output

2009
17 Citations (Scopus)

Omentopexy enhances graft function in myocardial cell sheet transplantation

Suzuki, R., Hattori, F., Itabashi, Y., Yoshioka, M., Yuasa, S., Manabe-Kawaguchi, H., Murata, M., Makino, S., Kokaji, K., Yozu, R. & Fukuda, K., 2009 Sep 18, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 387, 2, p. 353-359 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)

Possible association of tumor necrosis factor receptor 2 gene polymorphism with severe hypertension using the extreme discordant phenotype design

Eguchi, T., Maruyama, T., Ohno, Y., Morii, T., Hirao, K., Hirose, H., Kawabe, H., Saito, I., Hayashi, M. & Saruta, T., 2009 Sep 18, In : Hypertension Research. 32, 9, p. 775-779 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Relations between serum reactive oxygen metabolites (ROMs) and various inflammatory and metabolic parameters in a Japanese population

Hirose, H., Kawabe, H., Komiya, N. & Saito, I., 2009 Jan 1, In : Journal of atherosclerosis and thrombosis. 16, 2, p. 77-82 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
39 Citations (Scopus)

Replication study for the association of new meta-analysis-derived risk loci with susceptibility to type 2 diabetes in 6,244 Japanese individuals

Omori, S., Tanaka, Y., Horikoshi, M., Takahashi, A., Hara, K., Hirose, H., Kashiwagi, A., Kaku, K., Kawamori, R., Kadowaki, T., Nakamura, Y. & Maeda, S., 2009 Aug 1, In : Diabetologia. 52, 8, p. 1554-1560 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Reversible whole-organism cell cycle arrest in a living vertebrate

Sampetrean, O., Lida, S. I., Makino, S., Matsuzaki, Y., Ohno, K. & Saya, H., 2009 Feb 15, In : Cell Cycle. 8, 4, p. 620-627 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)

Serodiagnostic contributions of antibody titers against mycobacterial lipid antigens in mycobacterium avium complex pulmonary disease

Nishimura, T., Hasegawa, N., Fujita, Y., Yano, I. & Ishizaka, A., 2009 Aug 15, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 49, 4, p. 529-535 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Serum bile acid along with plasma incretins and serum high-molecular weight adiponectin levels are increased after bariatric surgery

Nakatani, H., Kasama, K., Oshiro, T., Watanabe, M., Hirose, H. & Itoh, H., 2009 Oct 1, In : Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental. 58, 10, p. 1400-1407 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

135 Citations (Scopus)

Significance of ALT/AST ratio for specifying subjects with metabolic syndrome in its silent stage

Ohgo, H., Yokoyama, H., Hirose, H., Kawabe, H., Saito, I., Tomita, K. & Hibi, T., 2009 Jan 1, In : Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews. 3, 1, p. 3-6 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Therapeutic effects of various initial combinations of chemotherapy including clarithromycin against Mycobacterium avium complex pulmonary disease

Hasegawa, N., Nishimura, T., Ohtani, S., Takeshita, K., Fukunaga, K., Tasaka, S., Urano, T., Ishii, K., Miyairi, M. & Ishizaka, A., 2009 Dec 1, In : Chest. 136, 6, p. 1569-1575 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Transmission of specific genotype streptomycin resistant strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Tokyo metropolitan area in Japan

Ohkado, A., Murase, Y., Mori, M., Hasegawa, N., Otsuka, G., Nagamine, M., Maeda, H., Uchimura, K., Ohmori, M., Yamada, N., Maeda, S., Kato, S., Mori, T. & Ishikawa, N., 2009 Aug 26, In : BMC infectious diseases. 9, 1 p., 1471.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)

Utility of quantitative 99mTc-phytate scintigraphy to diagnose early-stage non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

Kikuchi, M., Tomita, K., Nakahara, T., Kitamura, N., Teratani, T., Irie, R., Yokoyama, H., Suzuki, T., Yokoyama, T., Taguchi, T., Tanaka, S., Noguchi, M., Ohkura, T. & Hibi, T., 2009 Feb 1, In : Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology. 44, 2, p. 229-236 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Accuracy of an interferon-γ release assay to detect active pulmonary and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis

Nishimura, T., Hasegawa, N., Mori, M., Takebayashi, T., Harada, N., Higuchi, K., Tasaka, S. & Ishizaka, A., 2008 Mar 1, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 12, 3, p. 269-274 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Association of a missense single nucleotide polymorphism, Cys1367Arg of the WRN gene, with the risk of bone and soft tissue sarcomas in Japan

Nakayama, R., Sato, Y., Masutani, M., Ogino, H., Nakatani, F., Chuman, H., Beppu, Y., Morioka, H., Yabe, H., Hirose, H., Sugimura, H., Sakamoto, H., Ohta, T., Toyama, Y., Yoshida, T. & Kawai, A., 2008 Feb 1, In : Cancer science. 99, 2, p. 333-339 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Association of CDKAL1, IGF2BP2, CDKN2A/B, HHEX, SLC30A8, and KCNJ11 with susceptibility to type 2 diabetes in a Japanese population

Omori, S., Tanaka, Y., Takahashi, A., Hirose, H., Kashiwagi, A., Kaku, K., Kawamori, R., Nakamura, Y. & Labo, S. M., 2008 Mar 1, In : Diabetes. 57, 3, p. 791-795 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

215 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchoscopic microsampling to analyze the epithelial lining fluid of patients with pulmonary Mycobacterium avium complex disease

Nishimura, T., Hasegawa, N., Watanabe, M., Takebayashi, T., Tasaka, S. & Ishizaka, A., 2008 Sep 1, In : Respiration. 76, 3, p. 338-343 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)

Common marmoset embryonic stem cell can differentiate into cardiomyocytes

Chen, H., Hattori, F., Murata, M., Li, W., Yuasa, S., Onizuka, T., Shimoji, K., Ohno, Y., Sasaki, E., Kimura, K., Hakuno, D., Sano, M., Makino, S., Ogawa, S. & Fukuda, K., 2008 May 9, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 369, 3, p. 801-806 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Does short sleep duration in daily life affect morning home blood pressure? Evaluation in Japanese people

Kawabe, H. & Saito, I., 2008 Apr 1, In : Clinical and Experimental Hypertension. 30, 3-4, p. 183-190 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of 12-month valsartan therapy on glycation and oxidative stress markers in type 2 diabetic subjects with hypertension

Komiya, N., Hirose, H., Saisho, Y., Saito, I. & Itoh, H., 2008 Dec 1, In : International Heart Journal. 49, 6, p. 681-689 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of DHMEQ, a novel nuclear factor-κB inhibitor, on beta cell dysfunction in INS-1 cells

Saisho, Y., Hirose, H., Horimai, C., Miyashita, K., Takei, I., Umezawa, K. & Itoh, H., 2008 May 19, In : Endocrine journal. 55, 2, p. 433-438 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating the severity of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis with superparamagnetic iron oxide-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging

Tomita, K., Tanimoto, A., Irie, R., Kikuchi, M., Yokoyama, H., Teratani, T., Suzuki, T., Taguchi, T., Noguchi, M., Ohkura, T. & Hibi, T., 2008 Dec 1, In : Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 28, 6, p. 1444-1450 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic variation in PSCA is associated with susceptibility to diffuse-type gastric cancer

Sakamoto, H., Yoshimura, K., Saeki, N., Katai, H., Shimoda, T., Matsuno, Y., Saito, D., Sugimura, H., Tanioka, F., Kato, S., Matsukura, N., Matsuda, N., Nakamura, T., Hyodo, I., Nishina, T., Yasui, W., Hirose, H., Hayashi, M., Toshiro, E., Ohnami, S. & 23 others, Sekine, A., Sato, Y., Totsuka, H., Ando, M., Takemura, R., Takahashi, Y., Ohdaira, M., Aoki, K., Honmyo, I., Chiku, S., Aoyagi, K., Sasaki, H., Ohnami, S., Yanagihara, K., Yoon, K. A., Kook, M. C., Lee, Y. S., Park, S. R., Kim, C. G., Choi, I. J., Yoshida, T., Nakamura, Y. & Hirohashi, S., 2008 Jun 1, In : Nature genetics. 40, 6, p. 730-740 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

289 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatic AdipoR2 signaling plays a protective role against progression of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis in mice

Tomita, K., Oike, Y., Teratani, T., Taguchi, T., Noguchi, M., Suzuki, T., Mizutani, A., Yokoyama, H., Irie, R., Sumimoto, H., Takayanagi, A., Miyashita, K., Akao, M., Tabata, M., Tamiya, G., Ohkura, T. & Hibi, T., 2008 Aug 1, In : Hepatology. 48, 2, p. 458-473 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

96 Citations (Scopus)

His595Tyr Polymorphism in the Methionine Synthase Reductase (MTRR) Gene Is Associated With Pancreatic Cancer Risk

Ohnami, S., Sato, Y., Yoshimura, K., Ohnami, S., Sakamoto, H., Aoki, K., Ueno, H., Ikeda, M., Morizane, C., Shimada, K., Sakamoto, Y., Esaki, M., Saito, I., Hirose, H., Saito, D., Sugimura, H., Kosuge, T., Okusaka, T. & Yoshida, T., 2008 Aug, In : Gastroenterology. 135, 2, p. 477-488.e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Inhalation of hydrogen gas reduces infarct size in the rat model of myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury

Hayashida, K., Sano, M., Ohsawa, I., Shinmura, K., Tamaki, K., Kimura, K., Endo, J., Katayama, T., Kawamura, A., Kohsaka, S., Makino, S., Ohta, S., Ogawa, S. & Fukuda, K., 2008 Aug 15, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 373, 1, p. 30-35 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

316 Citations (Scopus)

Significance of leptin and high-molecular weight adiponectin in the general population of Japanese male adolescents

Nakatani, H., Hirose, H., Yamamoto, Y., Saito, I. & Itoh, H., 2008 Feb 1, In : Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental. 57, 2, p. 157-162 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

SNPs in KCNQ1 are associated with susceptibility to type 2 diabetes in East Asian and European populations

Unoki, H., Takahashi, A., Kawaguchi, T., Hara, K., Horikoshi, M., Andersen, G., Ng, D. P. K., Holmkvist, J., Borch-Johnsen, K., Jørgensen, T., Sandbæk, A., Lauritzen, T., Hansen, T., Nurbaya, S., Tsunoda, T., Kubo, M., Babazono, T., Hirose, H., Hayashi, M., Iwamoto, Y. & 10 others, Kashiwagi, A., Kaku, K., Kawamori, R., Tai, E. S., Pedersen, O., Kamatani, N., Kadowaki, T., Kikkawa, R., Nakamura, Y. & Maeda, S., 2008 Sep 1, In : Nature genetics. 40, 9, p. 1098-1102 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

511 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Age-dependent percentile for waist circumference for Japanese children based on the 1992-1994 cross-sectional national survey data

Inokuchi, M., Matsuo, N., Anzo, M., Takayama, J. I. & Hasegawa, T., 2007 Jul 1, In : European Journal of Pediatrics. 166, 7, p. 655-661 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Application of mesenchymal stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes as bio-pacemakers: Current status and problems to be solved

Tomita, Y., Makino, S., Hakuno, D., Hattan, N., Kimura, K., Miyoshi, S., Murata, M., Ieda, M. & Fukuda, K., 2007 Feb 1, In : Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing. 45, 2, p. 209-220 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Body mass index reference values (mean and SD) for Japanese children

Inokuchi, M., Matsuo, N., Anzo, M. & Hasegawa, T., 2007 Nov 1, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 96, 11, p. 1674-1676 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Bone marrow-derived cells are involved in the pathogenesis of cardiac hypertrophy in response to pressure overload

Endo, J., Sano, M., Fujita, J., Hayashida, K., Yuasa, S., Aoyama, N., Takehara, Y., Kato, O., Makino, S., Ogawa, S. & Fukuda, K., 2007 Sep 1, In : Circulation. 116, 10, p. 1176-1184 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Coactivation of the N-terminal transactivation of mineralocorticoid receptor by Ubc9

Yokota, K., Shibata, H., Kurihara, I., Kobayashi, S., Suda, N., Murai-Takeda, A., Saito, I., Kitagawa, H., Kato, S., Saruta, T. & Itoh, H., 2007 Jan 19, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 3, p. 1998-2010 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of 5 day short-course therapies for secondary infection in patients with chronic respiratory disease using gatifloxacin and levofloxacin

Nakamura, M., Hasegawa, N., Miyao, N., Nakajima, T., Terashima, T., Sakamaki, F., Hiraoka, R., Matsubara, H., Oyamada, Y., Yonemaru, M., Nishio, K., Shimada, N., Kawada, I., Naoki, K., Tasaka, S., Nishimura, T. & Ishizaka, A., 2007 Nov 1, In : Japanese Journal of Chemotherapy. 55, 6, p. 451-462 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of excessive ethanol consumption on the diagnosis of the metabolic syndrome using its clinical diagnostic criteria

Yokoyama, H., Hiroshi, H., Ohgo, H., Hibi, T. & Saito, I., 2007 Sep 3, In : Internal Medicine. 46, 17, p. 1345-1352 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of nighttime alcohol intake on evening and next morning home blood pressure in Japanese normotensives

Kawabe, H., Saito, I. & Saruta, T., 2007 Jan 1, In : Clinical and Experimental Hypertension. 29, 1, p. 43-49 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)
17 Citations (Scopus)
92 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of age and sex on prevalence of masked hypertension determined from home blood pressure measurements [1]

Kawabe, H. & Saito, I., 2007 Jan 1, In : Journal of Human Hypertension. 21, 1, p. 94-95 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 Citations (Scopus)

Intramolecular control of protein stability, subnuclear compartmentalization, and coactivator function of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ coactivator 1α

Sano, M., Tokudome, S., Shimizu, N., Yoshikawa, N., Ogawa, C., Shirakawa, K., Endo, J., Katayama, T., Yuasa, S., Ieda, M., Makino, S., Hattori, F., Tanaka, H. & Fukuda, K., 2007 Aug 31, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 35, p. 25970-25980 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

73 Citations (Scopus)

Mesenchymal Stem-Cell-Derived Cardiomyogenic Cells

Fukuda, K., Fujita, J., Hakuno, D. & Makino, S., 2007 Nov 12, Cardiovascular Regeneration and Stem Cell Therapy. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Prevalence and trends of underweight and BMI distribution changes in Japanese teenagers based on the 2001 National Survey data

Inokuchi, M., Matsuo, N., Takayama, J. I. & Hasegawa, T., 2007 May 1, In : Annals of Human Biology. 34, 3, p. 354-361 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in young men in Japan

Saito, I., Mori, M., Shibata, H., Hirose, H., Tsujioka, M. & Kawabe, H., 2007 Jan 1, In : Journal of atherosclerosis and thrombosis. 14, 1, p. 27-30 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
22 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between proinsulin-to-insulin ratio and advanced glycation endproducts in Japanese type 2 diabetic subjects

Saisho, Y., Maruyama, T., Hirose, H. & Saruta, T., 2007 Nov 1, In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 78, 2, p. 182-188 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Replication study for the association of TCF7L2 with susceptibility to type 2 diabetes in a Japanese population

Hayashi, T., Iwamoto, Y., Kaku, K., Hirose, H. & Maeda, S., 2007 May 1, In : Diabetologia. 50, 5, p. 980-984 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

122 Citations (Scopus)

Reproducibility of masked hypertension determined from morning and evening home blood pressure measurements over a 6-month period

Kawabe, H. & Saito, I., 2007 Sep 1, In : Hypertension Research. 30, 9, p. 845-851 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Sema3a maintains normal heart rhythm through sympathetic innervation patterning

Ieda, M., Kanazawa, H., Kimura, K., Hattori, F., Ieda, Y., Taniguchi, M., Lee, J. K., Matsumura, K., Tomita, Y., Miyoshi, S., Shimoda, K., Makino, S., Sano, M., Kodama, I., Ogawa, S. & Fukuda, K., 2007 May 1, In : Nature medicine. 13, 5, p. 604-612 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

137 Citations (Scopus)

Serum indicators for the diagnosis of pneumocystis pneumonia

Tasaka, S., Hasegawa, N., Kobayashi, S., Yamada, W., Nishimura, T., Takeuchi, T. & Ishizaka, A., 2007 Apr, In : Chest. 131, 4, p. 1173-1180 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

166 Citations (Scopus)