Makoto Sohmiya

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Affiliation: Gunma University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Structural changes in the midbrain with aging and Parkinson's disease: an MRI study
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurobiol Aging 25:449-53. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Redox status of plasma coenzyme Q10 indicates elevated systemic oxidative stress in Parkinson's disease
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 223:161-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint An increase of oxidized coenzyme Q-10 occurs in the plasma of sporadic ALS patients
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 228:49-53. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Synergistic inhibition of lipid peroxidation by vitamin E and a dopamine agonist, cabergoline
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurol Res 26:418-21. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant properties of carvedilol: inhibition of lipid peroxidation, protein oxidation and superoxide generation
    Yoko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurol Res 25:749-53. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of nitrated proteins in the normal rat brain using a proteomics approach
    Yoko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurol Res 27:630-3. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant properties of cabergoline: inhibition of brain auto-oxidation and superoxide anion production of microglial cells in rats
    Toshihiko Yoshida
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 330:1-4. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical analysis of risk factors for falls in home-living stroke patients using functional evaluation tools
    Naoki Wada
    Division of Rehabilitation Medicine, Gunma University Hospital, Gunma, Japan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1601-5. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Immediate effects of physical therapy on gait disturbance and frontal assessment battery in Parkinson's disease
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Division of Rehabilitation Medicine, Gunma University Hospital, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 13:630-7. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Gliomatosis cerebri involving the lumbosacral spinal cord
    Masamitsu Yaguchi
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi
    Intern Med 42:615-8. 2003

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Structural changes in the midbrain with aging and Parkinson's disease: an MRI study
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurobiol Aging 25:449-53. 2004
    ..These findings based on a large-scale morphometric study provide essential information to evaluate conventional MR images of PD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Redox status of plasma coenzyme Q10 indicates elevated systemic oxidative stress in Parkinson's disease
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 223:161-6. 2004
    ..A slight but significant elevation in %CoQ-10 was observed in PD patients when compared with age/gender-matched normal subjects, suggesting elevated systemic oxidative stress in PD patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint An increase of oxidized coenzyme Q-10 occurs in the plasma of sporadic ALS patients
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 228:49-53. 2005
    ..0+/-9.3%; controls=3.2+/-0.9%, P<0.0001) were observed. Moreover, %CoQ-10 correlated significantly with the duration of illness (rho=0.494, P=0.0315). Our finding suggests systemic oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of sALS...
  4. ncbi request reprint Synergistic inhibition of lipid peroxidation by vitamin E and a dopamine agonist, cabergoline
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurol Res 26:418-21. 2004
    ..These results suggest that cabergoline may have a neuroprotective effect on the substantia nigra of Parkinsonian patients because of its synergistic antioxidant activity with vitamin E as well as its action on dopamine receptor...
  5. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant properties of carvedilol: inhibition of lipid peroxidation, protein oxidation and superoxide generation
    Yoko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurol Res 25:749-53. 2003
    ..Carvedilol also suppressed superoxide generation of human neutrophils. These properties of carvedilol should be suitable for treating hypertension resulting in cerebro- and cardiovascular diseases...
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of nitrated proteins in the normal rat brain using a proteomics approach
    Yoko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurol Res 27:630-3. 2005
    ..The nitration of tyrosine has been suggested to play a role in the pathogenesis of neurodegenerative disorders such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Parkinson's disease (PD) and Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant properties of cabergoline: inhibition of brain auto-oxidation and superoxide anion production of microglial cells in rats
    Toshihiko Yoshida
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 330:1-4. 2002
    ..While cabergoline is commonly used to treat the motor dysfunction of Parkinson's disease, it may also be effective in inhibiting oxidative stress, a possible mechanism of dopaminergic neuronal degeneration in Parkinson's disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical analysis of risk factors for falls in home-living stroke patients using functional evaluation tools
    Naoki Wada
    Division of Rehabilitation Medicine, Gunma University Hospital, Gunma, Japan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1601-5. 2007
    ..To identify risk factors associated with falls in home-living stroke patients and to predict falls using patient information and functional evaluation tools...
  9. doi request reprint Immediate effects of physical therapy on gait disturbance and frontal assessment battery in Parkinson's disease
    Makoto Sohmiya
    Division of Rehabilitation Medicine, Gunma University Hospital, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 13:630-7. 2013
    ..To examine whether the Frontal Assessment Battery is associated with the immediate effects of physical therapy on gait disturbance in patients with Parkinson's disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gliomatosis cerebri involving the lumbosacral spinal cord
    Masamitsu Yaguchi
    Department of Neurology, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi
    Intern Med 42:615-8. 2003
    ..Gliomatosis cerebri demonstrating a lumbosacral spinal cord lesion on MR images is rare and thus this case is important from the aspect of the differential diagnosis of spinal cord lesions...