Akiko Nanri

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Affiliation: International Medical Center of Japan
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Dietary patterns and A1C in Japanese men and women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Care 31:1568-73. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and depressive symptoms in Japanese: analysis by survey season
    A Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1444-7. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Soy product and isoflavone intakes are associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes in overweight Japanese women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    J Nutr 140:580-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Serum folate and homocysteine and depressive symptoms among Japanese men and women
    A Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:289-96. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Fish intake and type 2 diabetes in Japanese men and women: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:884-91. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Serum vitamin B6, folate, and homocysteine concentrations and oxidative DNA damage in Japanese men and women
    Keisuke Kuwahara
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 29:1219-23. 2013
  7. doi request reprint High levels of stearic acid, palmitoleic acid, and dihomo-γ-linolenic acid and low levels of linoleic acid in serum cholesterol ester are associated with high insulin resistance
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Nutr Res 32:669-675.e3. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Vegetable and fruit intake and risk of type 2 diabetes: Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Br J Nutr 109:709-17. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Serum ferritin is associated with markers of insulin resistance in Japanese men but not in women
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Metabolism 62:561-7. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Red meat consumption is associated with the risk of type 2 diabetes in men but not in women: a Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Br J Nutr 110:1910-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. pmc Dietary patterns and A1C in Japanese men and women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Care 31:1568-73. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between major dietary patterns and glucose tolerance status as measured by A1C in Japanese adults...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and depressive symptoms in Japanese: analysis by survey season
    A Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1444-7. 2009
    ..Overall, this study did not provide evidence linking higher blood vitamin D levels with decreased depressive symptoms. The suggestive inverse association in sun-deprived season warrants further investigation...
  3. doi request reprint Soy product and isoflavone intakes are associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes in overweight Japanese women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    J Nutr 140:580-6. 2010
    ..The possible protective associations of soy and isoflavone intakes among overweight women deserves further investigation...
  4. doi request reprint Serum folate and homocysteine and depressive symptoms among Japanese men and women
    A Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:289-96. 2010
    ..However, results of epidemiologic studies on this issue have been inconsistent. The objective of this study was to clarify the association between serum folate and homocysteine concentrations and depressive symptoms in Japanese adults...
  5. doi request reprint Fish intake and type 2 diabetes in Japanese men and women: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:884-91. 2011
    ..However, data from populations with high fish consumption are scarce...
  6. doi request reprint Serum vitamin B6, folate, and homocysteine concentrations and oxidative DNA damage in Japanese men and women
    Keisuke Kuwahara
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 29:1219-23. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the association of pyridoxal, folate, and homocysteine (Hcy) with urinary 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine (8-OHdG), a marker of oxidative DNA damage...
  7. doi request reprint High levels of stearic acid, palmitoleic acid, and dihomo-γ-linolenic acid and low levels of linoleic acid in serum cholesterol ester are associated with high insulin resistance
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Nutr Res 32:669-675.e3. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Vegetable and fruit intake and risk of type 2 diabetes: Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Br J Nutr 109:709-17. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Serum ferritin is associated with markers of insulin resistance in Japanese men but not in women
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Metabolism 62:561-7. 2013
    ..Our aim was to examine the relationship between serum ferritin concentrations and IR markers in the Japanese population...
  10. doi request reprint Red meat consumption is associated with the risk of type 2 diabetes in men but not in women: a Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Br J Nutr 110:1910-8. 2013
    ..In conclusion, elevated intake of red meat is associated with the increased risk of type 2 diabetes in Japanese men but not in women...
  11. doi request reprint Dairy consumption is associated with decreased insulin resistance among the Japanese
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutr Res 33:286-92. 2013
    ..08), and 0.86 (0.76-0.96), respectively. Low-fat dairy intake was not significantly associated with any IR markers. The results suggest that the consumption of full-fat dairy products may be associated with lower IR among Japanese adults...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and C-reactive protein in Japanese men and women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1488-96. 2008
    ..Many studies have reported the relation of specific foods and nutrients to inflammation, but few studies have examined the relation of dietary patterns to inflammatory markers...
  13. doi request reprint Social support and suicide in Japanese men and women - the Japan Public Health Center (JPHC)-based prospective study
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University, 1 6 1 Nishi Waseda, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 169 8050, Japan
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1545-50. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that social support may be important for suicide prevention. Avoiding social isolation may decrease the incidence of suicide in men and women, and esteem support can provide additional benefit for women...
  14. doi request reprint Long chain n-3 fatty acids intake, fish consumption and suicide in a cohort of Japanese men and women--the Japan Public Health Center-based (JPHC) prospective study
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan
    J Affect Disord 129:282-8. 2011
    ..This study prospectively examined the relation between fish, EPA, or DHA intake and suicide among Japanese men and women...
  15. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms and oxidative DNA damage in Japanese municipal employees
    Siyan Yi
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 200:318-22. 2012
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  16. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and C-peptide concentrations in a Japanese working population
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 28:e29-35. 2012
    ..It remains unsettled whether dietary patterns play a role in insulin resistance. We assessed the association of major dietary patterns with C-peptide concentrations in a Japanese working population...
  17. doi request reprint Association of weight change in different periods of adulthood with risk of type 2 diabetes in Japanese men and women: the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Toyama 1 21 1, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:1104-10. 2011
    ..We prospectively investigated the association of weight change since age 20 y and that during middle-to-late adulthood with the incidence of type 2 diabetes...
  18. doi request reprint Differences in suicide risk according to living arrangements in Japanese men and women--the Japan Public Health Center-based (JPHC) prospective study
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Toyama Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    J Affect Disord 131:113-9. 2011
    ..This study aims to examine the association between living arrangements with spouse, child(ren), and parent(s) and suicide in a Japanese men and women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Rice intake and type 2 diabetes in Japanese men and women: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:1468-77. 2010
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Association between serum ferritin concentrations and depressive symptoms in Japanese municipal employees
    Siyan Yi
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 189:368-72. 2011
    ..Our finding that men with lower levels of serum ferritin concentrations had a higher prevalence of depressive symptoms suggests that adverse psychological effects may be implicated in iron deficiency among middle-age Japanese workers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Flushing response modifies the association of alcohol consumption with markers of glucose metabolism in Japanese men and women
    Keisuke Kuwahara
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1042-8. 2014
    ..We investigated the effect of alcohol flushing response on the associations between alcohol consumption and markers of glucose metabolism in Japanese men and women...
  22. pmc Nutritional epidemiology of type 2 diabetes and depressive symptoms
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 23:243-50. 2013
    ..The findings suggest that diet has a role in the development of type 2 diabetes and depression in Japanese. ..
  23. doi request reprint Serum folate and depressive symptoms among Japanese men and women: a cross-sectional and prospective study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 200:349-53. 2012
    ..00 (reference), 0.66 (0.29-1.52) and 0.40 (0.16-0.99) (P for trend=0.047). Our findings suggest that a higher serum folate may be associated with decreased risk of depressive symptoms in Japanese...
  24. ncbi request reprint Relationship of serum fatty acid composition and desaturase activity to C-reactive protein in Japanese men and women
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University, 1 6 1 Nishi Waseda, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 169 8050, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 220:520-4. 2012
    ..We examined the association of serum fatty acids and estimated desaturase activity with CRP concentrations in Japanese men and women...
  25. ncbi request reprint Dietary intakes of alpha-linolenic and linoleic acids are inversely associated with serum C-reactive protein levels among Japanese men
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Nutr Res 29:363-70. 2009
    ..001 and .003, respectively) in men. The results suggest that increased intake of not only alpha-linolenic acid (n-3 PUFA) but also linoleic acid (n-6 PUFA) has a beneficial effect on systemic inflammation in men...
  26. doi request reprint Green tea and coffee consumption is inversely associated with depressive symptoms in a Japanese working population
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    1 Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Public Health Nutr 17:625-33. 2014
    ..To examine the association between the consumption of green tea, coffee and caffeine and depressive symptoms...
  27. pmc Plant oils were associated with low prevalence of impaired glucose metabolism in Japanese workers
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e64758. 2013
    ..03). No association was observed for other patterns. In conclusion, plant source fatty acids might be protectively associated with development of diabetes in Japanese adults...
  28. ncbi request reprint Association of serum leptin and ghrelin with depressive symptoms in a Japanese working population: a cross-sectional study
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Toyama 1 21 1, 162 8655 Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Psychiatry 14:203. 2014
    ..However, evidence is lacking among apparently healthy people. This study examined the relationship of these appetite hormones to depressive symptoms in a Japanese working population...
  29. pmc Polyunsaturated fatty acids in serum and homocysteine concentrations in Japanese men and women: a cross-sectional study
    Ayami Kume
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Centre, National Centre for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 10:41. 2013
    ..We examined the association between blood levels of PUFAs and homocysteine in Japanese men and women...
  30. pmc Reproducibility and validity of dietary patterns assessed by a food frequency questionnaire used in the 5-year follow-up survey of the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:205-15. 2012
    ..We assessed the reproducibility and validity of dietary patterns identified by a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) used in the 5-year follow-up survey of the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study (JPHC Study)...
  31. doi request reprint Body iron store as a predictor of oxidative DNA damage in healthy men and women
    Ai Hori
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:517-22. 2010
    ..In men, a more pronounced association was observed in nonsmokers than in smokers. Our results suggest body iron storage is a strong determinant of levels of systemic oxidative DNA damage in a healthy population...
  32. pmc Association of cardiorespiratory fitness and overweight with risk of type 2 diabetes in Japanese men
    Keisuke Kuwahara
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e98508. 2014
    ..We investigated the joint association of weight status and estimated VO2max, a marker of fitness, with the risk of developing T2DM among Japanese men using haemoglobin A1c and fasting glucose criterion...
  33. pmc Dietary patterns and metabolic syndrome in a Japanese working population
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 10:30. 2013
    ..This study investigated the association between major dietary patterns and prevalence of metabolic syndrome in a Japanese working population...
  34. ncbi request reprint Impact of C-reactive protein on disease risk and its relation to dietary factors
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 8:167-77. 2007
    ..Both mechanistic and epidemiologic studies regarding dietary factors and low-grade inflammation are necessary to add to our knowledge of dietary influence on chronic disease development...
  35. pmc Overtime work and prevalence of diabetes in Japanese employees: Japan epidemiology collaboration on occupational health study
    Keisuke Kuwahara
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e95732. 2014
    ..Epidemiologic evidence on long working hour and diabetes has been conflicting. We examined the association between overtime work and prevalence of diabetes among Japanese workers...