Taro Kishi

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Affiliation: Fujita Health University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi GTP cyclohydrolase 1 gene haplotypes as predictors of SSRI response in Japanese patients with major depressive disorder
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, NY 11004, USA
    J Affect Disord 142:315-22. 2012
  2. doi Prostate apoptosis response 4 gene is not associated with methamphetamine-use disorder in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1139:83-8. 2008
  3. doi Alpha4 and beta2 subunits of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor genes are not associated with methamphetamine-use disorder in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1139:70-82. 2008
  4. doi Glutamate cysteine ligase modifier (GCLM) subunit gene is not associated with methamphetamine-use disorder or schizophrenia in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1139:63-9. 2008
  5. doi Association analysis of nuclear receptor Rev-erb alpha gene (NR1D1) with mood disorders in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neurosci Res 62:211-5. 2008
  6. doi Genetic association analysis of tagging SNPs in alpha4 and beta2 subunits of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor genes (CHRNA4 and CHRNB2) with schizophrenia in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    J Neural Transm 115:1457-61. 2008
  7. doi Association analysis of GRM2 and HTR2A with methamphetamine-induced psychosis and schizophrenia in the Japanese population
    Tomoko Tsunoka
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:639-44. 2010
  8. doi PROKR2 is associated with methamphetamine dependence in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:1033-6. 2010
  9. doi Association study of clock gene (CLOCK) and schizophrenia and mood disorders in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:293-7. 2009
  10. doi Serotonin 1A receptor gene is associated with Japanese methamphetamine-induced psychosis patients
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neuropharmacology 58:452-6. 2010

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  1. doi GTP cyclohydrolase 1 gene haplotypes as predictors of SSRI response in Japanese patients with major depressive disorder
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, NY 11004, USA
    J Affect Disord 142:315-22. 2012
    ....
  2. doi Prostate apoptosis response 4 gene is not associated with methamphetamine-use disorder in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1139:83-8. 2008
    ..No significant allele/genotype-wise or haplotype-wise association was found between PAWR and METH-use disorder. These results suggest that PAWR does not play a major role in METH-use disorders in the Japanese population...
  3. doi Alpha4 and beta2 subunits of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor genes are not associated with methamphetamine-use disorder in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1139:70-82. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our results suggest that neither CHRNA4 nor CHRNB2 plays a major role in Japanese METH-use disorder...
  4. doi Glutamate cysteine ligase modifier (GCLM) subunit gene is not associated with methamphetamine-use disorder or schizophrenia in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1139:63-9. 2008
    ..No significant association was found with schizophrenia. Our findings suggest that a common genetic variation in the GCLM gene might not contribute to the risk of METH-use disorder and schizophrenia in the Japanese population...
  5. doi Association analysis of nuclear receptor Rev-erb alpha gene (NR1D1) with mood disorders in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neurosci Res 62:211-5. 2008
    ..No significant association was found with major depressive disorder. In conclusion, our findings suggest that NR1D1 does not play a major role in the pathophysiology of mood disorders in the Japanese population...
  6. doi Genetic association analysis of tagging SNPs in alpha4 and beta2 subunits of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor genes (CHRNA4 and CHRNB2) with schizophrenia in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    J Neural Transm 115:1457-61. 2008
    ..No significant association was detected in the allele/genotype-wise or haplotype-wise analysis. Our results suggest that CHRNA4 and CHRNB2 do not play a major role in Japanese schizophrenia...
  7. doi Association analysis of GRM2 and HTR2A with methamphetamine-induced psychosis and schizophrenia in the Japanese population
    Tomoko Tsunoka
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:639-44. 2010
    ....
  8. doi PROKR2 is associated with methamphetamine dependence in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:1033-6. 2010
    ..In the present study, therefore, we conducted an association analysis of tagging SNPs in PROKR2 with Japanese methamphetamine dependence patients...
  9. doi Association study of clock gene (CLOCK) and schizophrenia and mood disorders in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:293-7. 2009
    ..However, it will be important to replicate and confirm these findings in other independent studies using large samples...
  10. doi Serotonin 1A receptor gene is associated with Japanese methamphetamine-induced psychosis patients
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neuropharmacology 58:452-6. 2010
    ..Furthermore, we conducted an analysis of the association of HTR1A with METH-induced psychosis...
  11. doi Association analysis of SIGMAR1 with major depressive disorder and SSRI response
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neuropharmacology 58:1168-73. 2010
    ....
  12. doi Serotonin 6 receptor gene and mood disorders: case-control study and meta-analysis
    Yasuhisa Fukuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neurosci Res 67:250-5. 2010
    ....
  13. doi Translin-associated factor X gene (TSNAX) may be associated with female major depressive disorder in the Japanese population
    Akiko Okuda
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    Neuromolecular Med 12:78-85. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that rs766288 in TSNAX may play a role in the pathophysiology of female MDD in the Japanese population. A replication study using larger samples may be required for conclusive results, since our sample size was small...
  14. doi Genetic association analysis of functional polymorphisms in neuronal nitric oxide synthase 1 gene (NOS1) and mood disorders and fluvoxamine response in major depressive disorder in the Japanese population
    Takenori Okumura
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Neuropsychobiology 61:57-63. 2010
    ..Therefore, we studied the association of nNOS gene (NOS1) and mood disorders and the efficacy of fluvoxamine treatment in Japanese MDD patients...
  15. doi Serotonin 1A receptor gene and major depressive disorder: an association study and meta-analysis
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    J Hum Genet 54:629-33. 2009
    ..138). Our results suggest that HTR1A may not have a role in the pathophysiology of Japanese MDD patients. On the other hand, according to the meta-analysis, HTR1A was associated with MDD patients, especially in the Asian population...
  16. doi Serotonin 1A receptor gene, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: an association study and meta-analysis
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 185:20-6. 2011
    ..HTR1A may play an important role in the pathophysiology of BP, but not schizophrenia in the Japanese population. In the meta-analysis, rs6295 in HTR1A was associated with BP patients...
  17. ncbi No association between prostate apoptosis response 4 gene (PAWR) in schizophrenia and mood disorders in a Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:531-4. 2008
    ..158 after SNPSpD correction). Considering the size of our sample and strategy, our results suggest that the PAWR does not play a major role in schizophrenia or mood disorders in the Japanese population...
  18. doi Orphan nuclear receptor Rev-erb alpha gene (NR1D1) and fluvoxamine response in major depressive disorder in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Neuropsychobiology 59:234-8. 2009
    ..Therefore, we examined the association between the orphan nuclear receptor Rev-erbalpha gene (NR1D1) and the efficacy of fluvoxamine treatment in 118 Japanese patients with major depressive disorder...
  19. doi Lack of association between translin-associated factor X gene (TSNAX) and methamphetamine dependence in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, NY 11004, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:1618-22. 2011
    ..TSNAX is located immediately upstream of DISC1 and has been shown to undergo intergenic splicing with DISC1. Based on this evidence, we hypothesized that TSNAX might be a good candidate gene for methamphetamine dependence...
  20. doi Possible association between ubiquitin-specific peptidase 46 gene and major depressive disorders in the Japanese population
    Yasuhisa Fukuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    J Affect Disord 133:150-7. 2011
    ..We conducted a case control study between seven tagging SNPs (rs10517263, rs17675844, rs6554557, rs12646800, rs2244291, rs10034164, rs346005) in the USP46 gene, MDD, and the SSRI therapeutic response in MDD in the Japanese population...
  21. doi HTR2A is associated with SSRI response in major depressive disorder in a Japanese cohort
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Neuromolecular Med 12:237-42. 2010
    ..However, it will be important to replicate and confirm these findings in other independent studies using large samples...
  22. doi Meta-analysis of association between genetic variants in COMT and schizophrenia: an update
    Tomo Okochi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Schizophr Res 110:140-8. 2009
    ..This significance did not remain, however, after correcting the P-values using a false discovery rate controlling procedure. Our results suggest that the COMT is unlikely to contribute to susceptibility to schizophrenia...
  23. doi No association between polymorphisms of neuronal oxide synthase 1 gene (NOS1) and schizophrenia in a Japanese population
    Takenori Okumura
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    Neuromolecular Med 11:123-7. 2009
    ..133 and rs3782206: P allele = 0.168). In conclusion, we could not replicate the association between seven SNPs in NOS1 and schizophrenia found in several earlier studies, using larger Japanese schizophrenia and control samples...
  24. doi Association analysis of group II metabotropic glutamate receptor genes (GRM2 and GRM3) with mood disorders and fluvoxamine response in a Japanese population
    Tomoko Tsunoka
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:875-9. 2009
    ..Therefore, we studied the association between Group II mGluR genes (GRM2 and GRM3) and mood disorders and the efficacy of fluvoxamine treatment in Japanese MDD patients...
  25. doi SIRT1 gene is associated with major depressive disorder in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    J Affect Disord 126:167-73. 2010
    ....
  26. doi Pharmacogenetic study of serotonin 6 receptor gene with antidepressant response in major depressive disorder in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Hum Psychopharmacol 25:481-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the association between HTR6 and the efficacy of SSRI treatment in Japanese MDD patients, we conducted a case-control study in a Japanese population sample...
  27. doi CLOCK may predict the response to fluvoxamine treatment in Japanese major depressive disorder patients
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    Neuromolecular Med 11:53-7. 2009
    ..Our results indicate that CLOCK genotype may be a predictor of fluvoxamine treatment response in Japanese MDD. However, our sample size was small, and a replication study using larger samples may be required for conclusive results...
  28. doi Possible association of prokineticin 2 receptor gene (PROKR2) with mood disorders in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    Neuromolecular Med 11:114-22. 2009
    ..However, because our samples were small, it will be important to replicate and confirm these findings in other independent studies using larger samples...
  29. doi A functional polymorphism in estrogen receptor alpha gene is associated with Japanese methamphetamine induced psychosis
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:895-8. 2009
    ..The symptoms of methamphetamine induced psychosis are similar to those of paranoid type schizophrenia. Therefore, we conducted an association analysis of rs2234693 with Japanese methamphetamine induced psychosis patients...
  30. doi Genetic association analysis of NRG1 with methamphetamine-induced psychosis in a Japanese population
    Tomo Okochi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:903-5. 2009
    ..In conclusion, NRG1 might not contribute to the risk of METH-induced psychosis in the Japanese population...
  31. doi Relationship between nicotine dependence and the endophenotype-related trait of cognitive function but not acoustic startle reponses in Japanese patients with schizophrenia
    Taro Kishi
    Division of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, NY, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 28:220-9. 2013
    ....
  32. doi Serum levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), BDNF gene Val66Met polymorphism, or plasma catecholamine metabolites, and response to mirtazapine in Japanese patients with major depressive disorder (MDD)
    Asuka Katsuki
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    CNS Spectr 17:155-63. 2012
    ..We also examined mirtazapine's effects on the serum BDNF and plasma levels of catecholamine metabolites in these patients...
  33. doi Comparison of the efficacy between paroxetine and sertraline augmented with aripiprazole in patients with refractory major depressive disorder
    Reiji Yoshimura
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu 8078555, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 39:355-7. 2012
    ..In the present study, we compared the efficacy between paroxetine and sertraline augmented with aripiprazole in patients with refractory major depression...
  34. doi No significant association between SIRT1 gene and methamphetamine-induced psychosis in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, New York 11004, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 26:445-50. 2011
    ..Therefore, we conducted an analysis of the association of SIRT1 gene with METH-induced psychosis, hypothesizing a significant relationship...
  35. ncbi Serotonin 6 receptor gene and schizophrenia: case-control study and meta-analysis
    Taro Kishi
    Division of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, NY 11004, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 27:63-9. 2012
    ..We sought to assess the relationship between genotype alterations in 5-HT6 receptors and schizophrenia both in a case-control study and a meta-analysis...
  36. doi Genome-wide association study of schizophrenia in a Japanese population
    Masashi Ikeda
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Fujita Health University, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Biol Psychiatry 69:472-8. 2011
    ..Moreover, a substantial polygenic component to the disorder consisting of a large number of such alleles has been reported by the International Schizophrenia Consortium...
  37. doi Lack of association between MAGEL2 and schizophrenia and mood disorders in the Japanese population
    Yasuhisa Fukuo
    Department of Pychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Neuromolecular Med 12:285-91. 2010
    ..A replication study using larger samples may be required for conclusive results, since our sample size was small and our study analyzed only three SNPs in MAGEL2...
  38. doi Genetic association analysis of serotonin 2A receptor gene (HTR2A) with bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder in the Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neurosci Res 64:231-4. 2009
    ..In this study, we could detect no evidence of genetic association between 4 markers near HTR2A and mood disorders in the Japanese population, but sample sizes, especially BP, were probably too small to allow a meaningful test...
  39. doi BDNF is not associated with schizophrenia: data from a Japanese population study and meta-analysis
    Kunihiro Kawashima
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Schizophr Res 112:72-9. 2009
    ..Further LD evaluation, as well as an association study in which BDNF-LCPR is genotyped directly, would be required for a more conclusive result...
  40. doi The serotonin 1A receptor gene confer susceptibility to mood disorders: results from an extended meta-analysis of patients with major depression and bipolar disorder
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Fujita Health University, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 263:105-18. 2013
    ..Findings provide additional clues to the underlying biology and treatment targets in MDs...
  41. doi The CLOCK gene and mood disorders: a case-control study and meta-analysis
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, New York, USA
    Chronobiol Int 28:825-33. 2011
    ..211). Moreover, rs1801260 was also not associated with BP, MDD, or any mood disorders in the meta-analysis. In conclusion, these data suggest that CLOCK does not play a major role in the pathophysiology of mood disorders...
  42. doi No association between tagging SNPs of SNARE complex genes (STX1A, VAMP2 and SNAP25) and schizophrenia in a Japanese population
    Kunihiro Kawashima
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1327-31. 2008
    ..However, these associations could not be confirmed in the second-set analysis. These results suggest that the SNARE complex-related genes do not play a major role in susceptibility to schizophrenia in the Japanese population...
  43. doi Serotonin 6 receptor gene is associated with methamphetamine-induced psychosis in a Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Drug Alcohol Depend 113:1-7. 2011
    ..The symptoms of methamphetamine (METH)-induced psychosis are similar to those of paranoid type schizophrenia. Therefore, we conducted an analysis of the association of the 5-HT6 gene (HTR6) with METH-induced psychosis...
  44. doi Failure to replicate the association between NRG1 and schizophrenia using Japanese large sample
    Masashi Ikeda
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Aichi, Japan
    Schizophr Res 101:1-8. 2008
    ..Moreover, the nature of our results support that two-stage analysis with large sample size is appropriate to examine the susceptibility genes for common diseases...
  45. doi An evaluation of polymorphisms in casein kinase 1 delta and epsilon genes in major psychiatric disorders
    Shinji Matsunaga
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 529:66-9. 2012
    ..21) and BD (P=0.53). These results do not support that genetic variation in CSNK1D and CSNK1E is a susceptibility factor for major psychiatric disorders in the Japanese population...
  46. doi The relationship between acoustic startle response measures and cognitive functions in Japanese patients with schizophrenia
    Taro Kishi
    Division of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, 75 59 263rd Street, Glen Oaks, NY 11004, USA
    Neuromolecular Med 14:131-8. 2012
    ..However, a replication study using other population samples is required to further investigate this relationship...
  47. ncbi No association of complexin1 and complexin2 genes with schizophrenia in a Japanese population
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Schizophr Res 82:185-9. 2006
    ..0424), but this may be a result of type I error due to multiple testing. Our results suggest that complexin genes do not play a major role in schizophrenia in Japanese patients...
  48. doi Investigation of clinical factors influencing cognitive function in Japanese schizophrenia
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neurosci Res 66:340-4. 2010
    ..Because anxiolytics/hypnotics might have a detrimental influence on cognitive function, we strongly suggest that the use of anxiolytics/hypnotics be reduced in schizophrenics as much as possible...
  49. doi The brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) polymorphism Val66Met is associated with neither serum BDNF level nor response to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in depressed Japanese patients
    Reiji Yoshimura
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Medicine, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 8078555, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:1022-5. 2011
    ..In addition, serum BDNF levels in these patients were considered together with the clinical response...
  50. doi Prepulse inhibition of the startle response with chronic schizophrenia: a replication study
    Masatsugu Moriwaki
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Neurosci Res 65:259-62. 2009
    ..The gender and smoking state were not correlated with ASR, HAB or any PPI in multiple regression analysis. In conclusion, we were able to replicate the finding of HAB impairment and PPI deficit in chronic Japanese schizophrenic patients...
  51. doi No association between BDNF Val66Met polymorphism and emergence of psychiatric symptoms in systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    Atsuko Ikenouchi-Sugita
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Hum Psychopharmacol 26:348-51. 2011
    ..Recent studies have suggested that BDNF plays a role in the pathogenesis of psychiatric symptoms in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  52. doi Three polymorphisms of the eNOS gene and plasma levels of metabolites of nitric oxide in depressed Japanese patients: a preliminary report
    Atsuko Ikenouchi-Sugita
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Occupational and Environmental Health Japan, School of Medicine, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Hum Psychopharmacol 26:531-4. 2011
    ..Depression is a risk factor for coronary heart disease. Nitric oxide (NO) plays an important role in both coronary heart disease and depression...
  53. pmc Association Analysis of Nuclear Receptor Rev-erb Alpha Gene (NR1D1) and Japanese Methamphetamine Dependence
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Curr Neuropharmacol 9:129-32. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that NR1D1 does not play a major role in the pathophysiology of methamphetamine dependence in the Japanese population...
  54. pmc No Association Between GRM3 and Japanese Methamphetamine-Induced Psychosis
    Tomoko Tsunoka
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Curr Neuropharmacol 9:160-2. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between GRM3 and methamphetamine-induced psychosis, we conducted a case-control study of Japanese samples (181 methamphetamine-induced psychosis and 232 controls)...
  55. pmc Genetic Association Analysis of NOS1 and Methamphetamine-Induced Psychosis Among Japanese
    Takenori Okumura
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
    Curr Neuropharmacol 9:155-9. 2011
    ..In conclusion, we suggest that NOS1 might not contribute to the risk of METH-induced psychosis in the Japanese population...
  56. pmc Lack of association between prokineticin 2 gene and Japanese methamphetamine dependence
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Curr Neuropharmacol 9:133-6. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that PROK2 does not play a major role in the pathophysiology of methamphetamine dependence in the Japanese population...
  57. doi Efficacy and tolerability of clozapine in Japanese patients with treatment-resistant schizophrenia: results from a 12-week, flexible dose study using raters masked to antipsychotic choice
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    Asian J Psychiatr 6:200-7. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that clozapine is beneficial in Japanese treatment-resistant schizophrenia patients. However, attention should be paid to patients' adverse events...
  58. doi Duration of untreated illness and antidepressant fluvoxamine response in major depressive disorder
    Akiko Okuda
    Department of Psychiatry, Okehazama Hospital Fujita Mental Care Center, Aichi, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 64:268-73. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the relation between treatment response and the duration of untreated illness (DUI) in 133 outpatients with the first major depressive disorder (MDD) episode...
  59. pmc No Association between the Response to the Addition of an Atypical Antipsychotic Drug to an SSRI or SNRI and the BDNF (Val66Met) Polymorphism in Refractory Major Depressive Disorder in Japanese Patients
    Reiji Yoshimura
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Clin Psychopharmacol Neurosci 10:49-53. 2012
    ....
  60. doi Effect of aripiprazole, risperidone, and olanzapine on the acoustic startle response in Japanese chronic schizophrenia
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, 470 1192, Japan
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 209:185-90. 2010
    ..We investigated the influence on startle response in chronic schizophrenia in 20 patients with schizophrenia taking risperidone, 21 patients with schizophrenia taking olanzapine, and 20 patients with schizophrenia taking aripiprazole...
  61. doi CD9 gene variations are not associated with female infertility in humans
    Sachie Nishiyama
    Division of Molecular Genetics, Institute for Comprehensive Medical Science, Toyoake, Japan
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 69:116-21. 2010
    ..To determine whether genetic alterations in the CD9 gene are associated with female infertility in humans...
  62. doi Augmentation of antipsychotic drug action by azapirone 5-HT1A receptor partial agonists: a meta-analysis
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 16:1259-66. 2013
    ..Because the number of studies was small, additional controlled clinical trials with larger numbers of patients are indicated...
  63. doi Blonanserin for schizophrenia: systematic review and meta-analysis of double-blind, randomized, controlled trials
    Taro Kishi
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, 1 98 Dengakugakubo, Kutsukake cho, Toyoake, Aichi 470 1192, Japan
    J Psychiatr Res 47:149-54. 2013
    ..There is uncertainty about the efficacy and tolerability of blonanserin in schizophrenia...
  64. pmc Comparative clinical profile of mirtazapine and duloxetine in practical clinical settings in Japan: a 4-week open-label, parallel-group study of major depressive disorder
    Kei Nagao
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan Department of Psychiatry, The Jindai Hospital, Toyota, Aichi, Japan
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 9:781-6. 2013
    ..Double-blind controlled studies are needed to further explore the efficacy and safety of mirtazapine and duloxetine in Japanese patients with MDD...
  65. doi Yokukansan in the treatment of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Yuki Matsuda
    Department of Psychiatry, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Hum Psychopharmacol 28:80-6. 2013
    ..There is currently no meta-analysis of the efficacy and tolerability of Yokukansan in the treatment of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia...
  66. doi Are antipsychotics effective for the treatment of anorexia nervosa? Results from a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Taro Kishi
    The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Psychiatry Research, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Glen Oaks, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:e757-66. 2012
    ..To assess the utility of antipsychotics for weight gain and improvement of illness-related psychopathology in patients with anorexia nervosa...