Minao Furumura

Summary

Affiliation: Kurume University School of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Oral administration of French maritime pine bark extract (Flavangenol(®)) improves clinical symptoms in photoaged facial skin
    Minao Furumura
    Department of Dermatology, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Interv Aging 7:275-86. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Combination therapy of fexofenadine and montelukast is effective in prurigo nodularis and pemphigoid nodularis
    Takako Shintani
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Dermatol Ther 27:135-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Distinct protein expression and activity of transglutaminases found in different epidermal tumors
    Tadashi Karashima
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Fukuoka, Japan
    Exp Dermatol 23:433-5. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Homozygous deletion of six genes including corneodesmosin on chromosome 6p21.3 is associated with generalized peeling skin disease
    Kwesi Teye
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Kurume, Fukuoka 830 0011, Japan
    J Dermatol Sci 75:36-42. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Mouse bone marrow-derived dendritic cells can phagocytize the Sporothrix schenckii, and mature and activate the immune response by secreting interleukin-12 and presenting antigens to T lymphocytes
    Masahiro Kusuhara
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Fukuoka, Japan Kusuhara Dermatology Clinic, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Dermatol 41:386-92. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Cytokine regulation during epidermal differentiation and barrier formation
    Atsunari Tsuchisaka
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Kurume, Japan
    J Invest Dermatol 134:1194-6. 2014
  7. doi request reprint NF1 gene silencing induces upregulation of vascular endothelial growth factor expression in both Schwann and non-Schwann cells
    Yasuhiro Kawachi
    Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tennodai, Tsukuba, Japan
    Exp Dermatol 22:262-5. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of pigmented lesions of neurofibromatosis 1 with intense pulsed-radio frequency in combination with topical application of vitamin D3 ointment
    Yuichi Yoshida
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Dermatol 34:227-30. 2007

Collaborators

  • Takashi Hashimoto
  • Kiyotaka Hitomi
  • Daisuke Tsuruta
  • Norito Ishii
  • Chika Ohata
  • Atsunari Tsuchisaka
  • Tadashi Karashima
  • Bungo Ohyama
  • Kwesi Teye
  • Takekuni Nakama
  • Takahiro Hamada
  • Takako Shintani
  • Masahiro Kusuhara
  • Yasuhiro Kawachi
  • Yuichi Yoshida
  • Yohei Natsuaki
  • Mitsuhiro Matsuda
  • Hua Qian
  • Rafal P Krol
  • Sanae Numata
  • Hiroshi Saruta
  • Hiroshi Koga
  • Xiaoguang Li
  • Fujio Otsuka
  • Junichi Furuta
  • Eiko Ichikawa
  • Yasuhiro Nakamura
  • Yasuhiro Fujisawa
  • Hiroshi Maruyama
  • Yosuke Ishitsuka
  • Noriko Sato
  • Juichiro Nakayama

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Oral administration of French maritime pine bark extract (Flavangenol(®)) improves clinical symptoms in photoaged facial skin
    Minao Furumura
    Department of Dermatology, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Interv Aging 7:275-86. 2012
    ..To evaluate the clinical efficacy of French maritime PBE in the improvement of photodamaged facial skin, we conducted a randomized trial of oral supplementation with PBE...
  2. doi request reprint Combination therapy of fexofenadine and montelukast is effective in prurigo nodularis and pemphigoid nodularis
    Takako Shintani
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Dermatol Ther 27:135-9. 2014
    ..No patients revealed any side effects. This study revealed that combination therapy of fexofenadine and montelukast was effective for some patients with conventional therapy-resistant prurigo nodularis and pemphigoid nodularis...
  3. doi request reprint Distinct protein expression and activity of transglutaminases found in different epidermal tumors
    Tadashi Karashima
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Fukuoka, Japan
    Exp Dermatol 23:433-5. 2014
    ..These results suggested that different expression and activation of TGs may contribute to characteristics of the skin tumors...
  4. doi request reprint Homozygous deletion of six genes including corneodesmosin on chromosome 6p21.3 is associated with generalized peeling skin disease
    Kwesi Teye
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Kurume, Fukuoka 830 0011, Japan
    J Dermatol Sci 75:36-42. 2014
    ..PSS type B is now called peeling skin disease (PSD). Different loss-of-function mutations in the corneodesmosin (CDSN) gene have been reported to cause PSD...
  5. doi request reprint Mouse bone marrow-derived dendritic cells can phagocytize the Sporothrix schenckii, and mature and activate the immune response by secreting interleukin-12 and presenting antigens to T lymphocytes
    Masahiro Kusuhara
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Fukuoka, Japan Kusuhara Dermatology Clinic, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Dermatol 41:386-92. 2014
    ..schenckii. Together, all the results implied that dermal DC may participate in the induction of immune responses against S. schenckii infection in sporotrichosis. ..
  6. doi request reprint Cytokine regulation during epidermal differentiation and barrier formation
    Atsunari Tsuchisaka
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Kurume, Japan
    J Invest Dermatol 134:1194-6. 2014
    ..Th2 cytokine-induced instability of the epidermis may be considered to be one of the pathogenic mechanisms that have roles in AD. ..
  7. doi request reprint NF1 gene silencing induces upregulation of vascular endothelial growth factor expression in both Schwann and non-Schwann cells
    Yasuhiro Kawachi
    Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tennodai, Tsukuba, Japan
    Exp Dermatol 22:262-5. 2013
    ..We also showed that interleukin-6 is upregulated in Nf1 gene knock-down Schwann cells at the protein level...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of pigmented lesions of neurofibromatosis 1 with intense pulsed-radio frequency in combination with topical application of vitamin D3 ointment
    Yuichi Yoshida
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Dermatol 34:227-30. 2007
    ..Although further studies with large groups of patients should be performed for a better conclusion, it could improve quality of life with NF1 patients who are concerned with serious cosmetic and social problems...