Akira Hata

Summary

Affiliation: Chiba University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Susceptibility genes for Kawasaki disease: toward implementation of personalized medicine
    Akira Hata
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Hum Genet 54:67-73. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint CD14 -550 C/T, which is related to the serum level of soluble CD14, is associated with the development of respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis in the Japanese population
    Yuzaburo Inoue
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Infect Dis 195:1618-24. 2007
  3. pmc Evaluation of contrast visual acuity in patients with retinitis pigmentosa
    Kazumi Oomachi
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Ophthalmol 5:1459-63. 2011
  4. pmc BMI mediates the association between low educational level and higher blood pressure during pregnancy in Japan
    Seung Chik Jwa
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, National Center for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Public Health 13:389. 2013
  5. doi request reprint IL-10 gene polymorphism, but not TGF-beta1 gene polymorphisms, is associated with food allergy in a Japanese population
    Eduardo Jose Campos Alberto
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:716-21. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Association of the MMP9 gene with childhood cedar pollen sensitization and pollinosis
    Hiroki Inoue
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Hum Genet 57:176-83. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between RANTES polymorphisms and respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis in a Japanese infant population
    Satoshi Hattori
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 64:242-5. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Association study of matrix metalloproteinase-12 gene polymorphisms and asthma in a Japanese population
    Fumiya Yamaide
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 160:287-96. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Replication of genetic association studies in asthma and related phenotypes
    Siizkhuu Undarmaa
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Hum Genet 55:342-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Association of the GABRB3 gene with nonsyndromic oral clefts
    Hiroki Inoue
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 45:261-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Susceptibility genes for Kawasaki disease: toward implementation of personalized medicine
    Akira Hata
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Hum Genet 54:67-73. 2009
    ..In this review, we summarize the cumulative knowledge regarding KD, and then outline our hypothesis of the role ITPKC plays in KD susceptibility and our trial that aims toward the implementation of personalized medicine for KD...
  2. ncbi request reprint CD14 -550 C/T, which is related to the serum level of soluble CD14, is associated with the development of respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis in the Japanese population
    Yuzaburo Inoue
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Infect Dis 195:1618-24. 2007
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  3. pmc Evaluation of contrast visual acuity in patients with retinitis pigmentosa
    Kazumi Oomachi
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Ophthalmol 5:1459-63. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine visual acuity at different contrast levels under photopic and mesopic conditions in patients with retinitis pigmentosa...
  4. pmc BMI mediates the association between low educational level and higher blood pressure during pregnancy in Japan
    Seung Chik Jwa
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, National Center for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Public Health 13:389. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the mediators of the association between educational level as an indicator of the SES and BP in early and mid-pregnancy among Japanese women...
  5. doi request reprint IL-10 gene polymorphism, but not TGF-beta1 gene polymorphisms, is associated with food allergy in a Japanese population
    Eduardo Jose Campos Alberto
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:716-21. 2008
    ..Our results indicate that IL-10 A-1082G gene polymorphism is associated with food allergy susceptibility in atopic Japanese children...
  6. doi request reprint Association of the MMP9 gene with childhood cedar pollen sensitization and pollinosis
    Hiroki Inoue
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Hum Genet 57:176-83. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that the MMP9 gene confers susceptibility to cedar pollinosis in Japanese children. The MMP9 gene may be associated with pollinosis through sensitization processes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between RANTES polymorphisms and respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis in a Japanese infant population
    Satoshi Hattori
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 64:242-5. 2011
    ..1C alleles were significantly lower in RSV patients than in control subjects. The present results suggest that RANTES polymorphisms may confer risk for severe RSV bronchiolitis...
  8. doi request reprint Association study of matrix metalloproteinase-12 gene polymorphisms and asthma in a Japanese population
    Fumiya Yamaide
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 160:287-96. 2013
    ..In this study, we investigate whether single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of MMP12 are associated with a risk for asthma in a Japanese population...
  9. doi request reprint Replication of genetic association studies in asthma and related phenotypes
    Siizkhuu Undarmaa
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Hum Genet 55:342-9. 2010
    ..Stratification of the subjects by environmental factors or other confounding factors may be necessary to improve the sensitivity and reliability of association results...
  10. doi request reprint Association of the GABRB3 gene with nonsyndromic oral clefts
    Hiroki Inoue
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 45:261-6. 2008
    ..The GABRB3 gene is therefore a strong candidate gene for nonsyndromic oral clefts. We investigated here whether genetic variations of the GABRB3 gene affect the risk for nonsyndromic oral clefts...
  11. ncbi request reprint Identification of functional polymorphisms in the promoter region of the human PICK1 gene and their association with methamphetamine psychosis
    Daisuke Matsuzawa
    Department of Psychiatry, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1105-14. 2007
    ..Based on the interaction of PICK1 with dopamine transporter, it is of particular interest to investigate the association between the PICK1 gene and methamphetamine abusers...
  12. doi request reprint Association of gamma-glutamyltransferase with incidence of type 2 diabetes in Japan
    Misuzu Fujita
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University, Japan
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 235:335-41. 2010
    ..The association between GGT and DM in non-drinkers was significantly stronger than that in drinkers. Furthermore, in women, obesity is no longer a risk factor for DM when GGT level is low...
  13. doi request reprint Association study of the C3 gene with adult and childhood asthma
    Hiroki Inoue
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chiba, 260 8670, Japan
    J Hum Genet 53:728-38. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that LD block 4 confers susceptibility to adult BA with mechanisms relevant to the effector phase of allergic inflammation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical usefulness of second-generation HCV core antigen assay: comparison with COBAS AMPLICOR HCV MONITOR assay version 2.0
    Osamu Yokosuka
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Liver Int 25:1136-41. 2005
    ..Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is an important etiologic agent for chronic liver diseases...
  15. doi request reprint Association of TNFRSF4 gene polymorphisms with essential hypertension
    Yoichi Mashimo
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Hypertens 26:902-13. 2008
    ..Since essential hypertension is a well-known risk factor for myocardial infarction, we hypothesized that TNFRSF4 could be a susceptibility gene for essential hypertension...
  16. ncbi request reprint 4G/5G variant of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 gene and severe pregnancy-induced hypertension: subgroup analyses of variants of angiotensinogen and endothelial nitric oxide synthase
    Gen Kobashi
    Molecular Biostatistics Research Team, Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Science, Chiba, Japan
    J Epidemiol 19:275-80. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint No association of polymorphisms in the 5' region of the CD14 gene and food allergy in a Japanese population
    Eduardo Campos
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, and National Shimoshizu Hospital, Japan
    Allergol Int 56:23-7. 2007
    ..Although it has been shown that a polymorphism in the 5' region of the CD14 gene is associated with food allergy in white subjects, it is not clear whether this association is also present in the Japanese population...
  18. doi request reprint FokI variant of vitamin D receptor gene and factors related to atherosclerosis associated with ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament of the spine: a multi-hospital case-control study
    Gen Kobashi
    Molecular Biostatistics Research Team, Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Science, Chiba, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:E553-8. 2008
    ..A sex- and age-matched case-control study with genotyping of the FokI variant of the vitamin D receptor gene (VDR) was carried out...
  19. doi request reprint Lower frequency of daily teeth brushing is related to high prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors
    Misuzu Fujita
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 234:387-94. 2009
    ..Total cholesterol status, however, showed no significant relationship. Maintaining good oral hygiene by regular teeth brushing may prevent type 2 diabetes, hypertension and dyslipidemia...
  20. doi request reprint International web-based survey of informed consent procedures in genetic epidemiological studies: towards the establishment of a research coordinator accreditation system
    Midori Yamamoto
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Hum Genet 54:713-20. 2009
    ..The establishment of a training program and accreditation system for such personnel is warranted, especially in Japan, where medical staff usually finds it difficult to conduct IC procedures in clinical settings due to heavy workloads...
  21. doi request reprint Spatial accessibility to pediatric services
    Fabiana Cervigni
    Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Inohana, Chiba, Japan
    J Community Health 33:444-8. 2008
    ..The practical implications of this study are the need for reliable data for research purposes and policy development for children...
  22. doi request reprint Effect of obesity on incidence of type 2 diabetes declines with age among Japanese women
    Misuzu Fujita
    Department of Public Health, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 234:750-7. 2009
    ..The present study sought to investigate whether the effect of obesity on the incidence of type 2 diabetes varies with age among Japanese...
  23. doi request reprint The galanin signaling cascade is a candidate pathway regulating oncogenesis in human squamous cell carcinoma
    Takashi Sugimoto
    Department of Functional Genomics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba, 260 8670, Japan
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 48:132-42. 2009
    ..This further supports the hypothesis that the genes involved in the GAL signaling cascade are candidates for regulation of oncogenesis in SCC...
  24. ncbi request reprint Development of a nomogram to predict probability of positive initial prostate biopsy among Japanese patients
    Hiroyoshi Suzuki
    Department of Urology, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Urology 67:131-6. 2006
    ..We, therefore, developed a model for predicting the probability of a positive initial prostate biopsy using clinical and laboratory data from a Japanese male population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fas polymorphisms influence susceptibility to autoimmune hepatitis
    Akira Hiraide
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba City, Japan
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:1322-9. 2005
    ..Polymorphisms of the gene encoding Fas have been linked to a variety of autoimmune diseases. We hypothesized that Fas gene polymorphisms might be genetic markers for AIH and PBC...