Masayoshi Abe

Summary

Affiliation: Fukuoka University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Contribution of anaphylatoxin C5a to late airway responses after repeated exposure of antigen to allergic rats
    M Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Immunol 167:4651-60. 2001
  2. ncbi Effects of inducible nitric oxide synthase inhibitors on asthma depending on administration schedule
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Free Radic Biol Med 40:1083-95. 2006
  3. ncbi Contribution of anaphylatoxins to allergic inflammation in human lungs
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 49:981-6. 2005
  4. ncbi A novel method for preserving human lungs using a super-cooling system
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1085-8. 2006
  5. ncbi Induction of leukotriene C4 synthase after the differentiation of rat basophilic leukemia cells with retinoic acid and a low dose of actinomycin D and its suppression with methylprednisolone
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Cell Physiol 196:154-64. 2003
  6. ncbi cDNA cloning and expression of rat leukotriene C(4) synthase: elevated expression in rat basophilic leukemia-1 cells after treatment with retinoic acid
    M Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Japan
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 67:319-26. 2002
  7. ncbi Comparison study between the mechanisms of allergic asthma amelioration by a cysteinyl-leukotriene type 1 receptor antagonist montelukast and methylprednisolone
    Akira Murai
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 312:432-40. 2005
  8. ncbi [Study for an allergic inflammation model using human lungs and its pharmacological application]
    Hiroshi Hama
    Pharmaco Informatics Research Unit, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Fukuoka University, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 127:721-7. 2007
  9. ncbi Comparative study to elucidate the mechanism underlying the difference in airway hyperresponsiveness between two mouse strains
    Juri Fukunaga
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Fukuoka University, 8 19 1 Nanakuma, Jonan ku, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Int Immunopharmacol 7:1852-61. 2007
  10. ncbi Comparison of effects of nitric oxide synthase (NOS) inhibitors on plasma nitrite/nitrate levels and tissue NOS activity in septic organs
    Yuri Hayashi
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 49:139-47. 2005

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Publications15

  1. ncbi Contribution of anaphylatoxin C5a to late airway responses after repeated exposure of antigen to allergic rats
    M Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Immunol 167:4651-60. 2001
    ..C5a generated by Ag-Ab complexes helps in the production of cytokines and contributes to the LAR after repeated exposure to Ag...
  2. ncbi Effects of inducible nitric oxide synthase inhibitors on asthma depending on administration schedule
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Free Radic Biol Med 40:1083-95. 2006
    ..Although iNOS inhibitors may be beneficial for asthma, repeated administration may be detrimental because of extensive reduction of NO and downregulation of SOD...
  3. ncbi Contribution of anaphylatoxins to allergic inflammation in human lungs
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 49:981-6. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi A novel method for preserving human lungs using a super-cooling system
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1085-8. 2006
    ..To ensure the suitable preservation of isolated lungs, a super-cooling system was used to cool water to temperatures as low as -5 degrees C without freezing...
  5. ncbi Induction of leukotriene C4 synthase after the differentiation of rat basophilic leukemia cells with retinoic acid and a low dose of actinomycin D and its suppression with methylprednisolone
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Cell Physiol 196:154-64. 2003
    ..In consideration of RA-differentiation therapy, it may be of pathophysiological relevance that the antineoplastic agents potentiate RA-induced, steroid-sensitive, induction of LTC(4) S in RBL-1 cells...
  6. ncbi cDNA cloning and expression of rat leukotriene C(4) synthase: elevated expression in rat basophilic leukemia-1 cells after treatment with retinoic acid
    M Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Japan
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 67:319-26. 2002
    ..This cDNA probe and antibody may be useful for investigating the roles of cysLTs in various experimental models of rats...
  7. ncbi Comparison study between the mechanisms of allergic asthma amelioration by a cysteinyl-leukotriene type 1 receptor antagonist montelukast and methylprednisolone
    Akira Murai
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 312:432-40. 2005
    ..The different effects on cysLT production between the two drugs may provide a rationale for the use of combination therapy with cysLT(1) receptor antagonists and steroids for the treatment of asthma...
  8. ncbi [Study for an allergic inflammation model using human lungs and its pharmacological application]
    Hiroshi Hama
    Pharmaco Informatics Research Unit, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Fukuoka University, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 127:721-7. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi Comparative study to elucidate the mechanism underlying the difference in airway hyperresponsiveness between two mouse strains
    Juri Fukunaga
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Fukuoka University, 8 19 1 Nanakuma, Jonan ku, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Int Immunopharmacol 7:1852-61. 2007
    ..It is suggested that, after an anaphylactic reaction, the degree of AHR is dependent on the genetic background and that cysLTs play an important role in the mechanism involved...
  10. ncbi Comparison of effects of nitric oxide synthase (NOS) inhibitors on plasma nitrite/nitrate levels and tissue NOS activity in septic organs
    Yuri Hayashi
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 49:139-47. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the iNOS selectivity of these drugs does not seem to differ at the tissue level. Plasma NOx levels may be a useful indicator of lung NOS activity...
  11. ncbi [Leukotriene-lipoxygenase pathway and drug discovery]
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Nihon Yakurigaku Zasshi 124:415-25. 2004
    ..We think that more drugs modifying leukotriene-lipoxygenase metabolism will be introduced into clinical practice in the future...
  12. ncbi [Complement activation and inflammation]
    Masayoshi Abe
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka
    Rinsho Byori 54:744-56. 2006
    ..Candidate agents concerning the above-mentioned manipulations have being produced and some are now in progress toward clinical trials in patients with certain diseases...
  13. ncbi Distinct patterns of gene expression in hepatocellular carcinomas and adjacent non-cancerous, cirrhotic liver tissues in rats fed a choline-deficient, L-amino acid-defined diet
    Fumiyuki Uematsu
    Department of Pathology, Sasaki Institute, Sasaki Foundation, Chiyoda ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer Sci 96:414-24. 2005
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  14. ncbi Distribution of rat C5a anaphylatoxin receptor
    Hiroyasu Akatsu
    Choju Medical Institute, Fukushimura Hospital, Toyohashi, Aichi 441 8124, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 46:863-74. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the increased expression of C5aR antigen was not accompanied by an increase in C5aR mRNA in Kupffer cells following LPS challenge...
  15. doi Carcinogenic risk of copper gluconate evaluated by a rat medium-term liver carcinogenicity bioassay protocol
    Masayoshi Abe
    Toxicology and Environmental Science Department, Biological Research Laboratories, Nissan Chemical Industries Limited, Saitama, Japan
    Arch Toxicol 82:563-71. 2008
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