Y Ito

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Affiliation: Nagoya University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exacerbation of herpes simplex encephalitis after successful treatment with acyclovir
    Y Ito
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Clin Infect Dis 30:185-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of influenza virus RNA by reverse transcription-PCR and proinflammatory cytokines in influenza-virus-associated encephalopathy
    Y Ito
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Med Virol 58:420-5. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Investigation of varicella-zoster virus DNA in lymphocyte subpopulations by quantitative PCR assay
    Y Ito
    Department of Pediatrics Developmental Pediatrics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Aichi, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 45:267-9. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of GDNF and GDNFR-alpha mRNAs in muscles of patients with motor neuron diseases
    M Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Neurochem Res 24:785-90. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Expression of glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor and GDNFR-alpha mRNAs in human peripheral neuropathies
    M Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Brain Res 809:175-81. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Pathology-related differential expression regulation of NGF, GDNF, CNTF, and IL-6 mRNAs in human vasculitic neuropathy
    M Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466-8550, Japan
    Muscle Nerve 24:830-3. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Vidarabine therapy for severe chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection
    H Kimura
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 23:294-9. 2001
  8. pmc Comparison of quantitations of viral load in varicella and zoster
    H Kimura
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2447-9. 2000
  9. pmc Relapse of neonatal herpes simplex virus infection
    H Kimura
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 88:F483-6. 2003
  10. pmc Displacement of foveal area toward optic disc after macular hole surgery with internal limiting membrane peeling
    K Kawano
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Eye (Lond) 27:871-7. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Exacerbation of herpes simplex encephalitis after successful treatment with acyclovir
    Y Ito
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Clin Infect Dis 30:185-7. 2000
    ..027). In conclusion, exacerbation of HSE in children may be more common than previously recognized. It is suggested that the replication of HSV or another viral pathogen caused a second encephalitic illness (HSE) in some cases...
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of influenza virus RNA by reverse transcription-PCR and proinflammatory cytokines in influenza-virus-associated encephalopathy
    Y Ito
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Med Virol 58:420-5. 1999
    ..Proinflammatory cytokines and soluble cytokine receptors may mediate the disease. The high plasma concentration of IL-6 could be an indicator of the progression to encephalopathy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Investigation of varicella-zoster virus DNA in lymphocyte subpopulations by quantitative PCR assay
    Y Ito
    Department of Pediatrics Developmental Pediatrics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Aichi, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 45:267-9. 2001
    ..The amount of viral DNA was similar in each PBMC subpopulation, suggesting that each lymphocyte fraction and monocytes carry similar amounts of VZV DNA during viremia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of GDNF and GDNFR-alpha mRNAs in muscles of patients with motor neuron diseases
    M Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Neurochem Res 24:785-90. 1999
    ..These results suggest that the elevated muscle GDNF acts as a trophic signal for motor neurons of motor neuron diseases, implying a possible therapeutic implication of GDNF to this type of diseases...
  5. ncbi request reprint Expression of glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor and GDNFR-alpha mRNAs in human peripheral neuropathies
    M Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Brain Res 809:175-81. 1998
    ..The GDNF and GDNFR-alpha expression in the diseased human nerves is regulated by an underlying pathology-related process, and could play a role in peripheral nerve repair...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pathology-related differential expression regulation of NGF, GDNF, CNTF, and IL-6 mRNAs in human vasculitic neuropathy
    M Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466-8550, Japan
    Muscle Nerve 24:830-3. 2001
    ..These findings indicate that these neurotrophic factors are differentially expressed temporally and spatially in the vasculitic nerve lesion by an underlying pathology-related process...
  7. ncbi request reprint Vidarabine therapy for severe chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection
    H Kimura
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 23:294-9. 2001
    ..We administered vidarabine to patients with natural killer (NK) cell-type SCAEBV and evaluated clinical and virologic effects...
  8. pmc Comparison of quantitations of viral load in varicella and zoster
    H Kimura
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2447-9. 2000
    ..A higher occurrence of viremic VZV DNA was observed in varicella than in zoster. Acyclovir treatment resulted in marked suppression of viremia in varicella...
  9. pmc Relapse of neonatal herpes simplex virus infection
    H Kimura
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 88:F483-6. 2003
    ..Neonatal herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection is a severe disease with high mortality and morbidity. Recurrence of skin vesicles is common...
  10. pmc Displacement of foveal area toward optic disc after macular hole surgery with internal limiting membrane peeling
    K Kawano
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Eye (Lond) 27:871-7. 2013
    ..To determine whether there is a displacement of the fovea toward the optic disc after successful macular hole (MH) surgery with internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling...
  11. pmc Tissue-specific somatic mosaicism in spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy is dependent on CAG-repeat length and androgen receptor--gene expression level
    F Tanaka
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Am J Hum Genet 65:966-73. 1999
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  12. ncbi request reprint Elevated IgG titer against the C region of streptococcal M protein and its immunodeterminants in patients with poststreptococcal acute glomerulonephritis
    K Mori
    Department of Pediatrics, Kouchi Red Cross Hospital, Japan
    J Pediatr 131:293-9. 1997
    ..To determine the immune responses to the streptococcal M protein in patients with poststreptococcal acute glomerulonephritis (PSAGN)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Human parvovirus B19-associated thrombocytopenic purpura
    S Kido
    Department of Paediatrics, Showa Hospital, Aichi, Japan
    Acta Paediatr Jpn 40:486-8. 1998
    ..Serum immunoglobulin (Ig)G antibody to B19 remained positive in both cases, but B19 IgM antibody became negative 3 months after the onset in case 1 and 4 months after the onset in case 2. The mechanism of TP by B19 infection is unknown...
  14. pmc Scleral thickness in highly myopic eyes measured by enhanced depth imaging optical coherence tomography
    M Hayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Eye (Lond) 27:410-7. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Simultaneous monitoring by real-time polymerase chain reaction of epstein-barr virus, human cytomegalovirus, and human herpesvirus-6 in juvenile and adult liver transplant recipients
    Y Ono
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Transplant Proc 40:3578-82. 2008
    ..The rate of acute cellular rejection was not significantly higher in the CMV-, EBV-, or HHV-6-positive groups. Simultaneous monitoring for 3 herpesviruses revealed the impact of these viruses on LDLT recipients...
  16. doi request reprint Bilateral central retinal artery occlusion and vein occlusion complicated by severe choroidopathy in systemic lupus erythematosus
    K M Nishiguchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Lupus 22:733-5. 2013
    ..Patients with unilateral blindness due to combined retinal/choroidal vascular obstructions should be monitored carefully to ensure adequate anticoagulant therapy in an attempt to guard the vision in the fellow eye...
  17. pmc Half-dose vs one-third-dose photodynamic therapy for chronic central serous chorioretinopathy
    R Uetani
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Eye (Lond) 26:640-9. 2012
    ..To prospectively compare the effects of half-dose verteporfin (3 mg/m(2)) photodynamic therapy (1/2 PDT) with those of one-third-dose verteporfin (2 mg/m(2)) PDT (1/3 PDT) for chronic central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Structural requirements of sphingosine molecules for inhibition of DNA primase: biochemical and computational analyses
    Y Ito
    Equipment Center for Research and Education, Laboratory of Cancer Cell Biology, School of Health Science, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Biochemistry 40:11571-7. 2001
    ..Modifications such as deletion of the hydroxyl group at C3 or saturation of the C4-C5 double bond caused shifts in the dihedral angle of C2-3-4-5, with concomitant decrease in inhibitory activity...
  19. doi request reprint Sphingosine kinase 1 expression is downregulated during differentiation of Friend cells due to decreased c-MYB
    N Mizutani
    Department of Pathophysiological Laboratory Science, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1833:1006-16. 2013
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  20. doi request reprint L1503R is a member of group I mutation and has dominant-negative effect on secretion of full-length VWF multimers: an analysis of two patients with type 2A von Willebrand disease
    T Kashiwagi
    Department of Pathophysiological Laboratory Sciences, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Haemophilia 14:556-63. 2008
    ..Protein instability of L1503R may be responsible for its intracellular retention and perhaps the larger VWF multimers, containing more mutant VWF subunits, are likely to be mal-processed and retained within the cell...
  21. ncbi request reprint Expression of mRNAs for ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF), leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF), interleukin-6 (IL-6), and their receptors (CNTFR alpha, LIFR beta, IL-6R alpha, and gp130) in human peripheral neuropathies
    Y Ito
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Neurochem Res 26:51-8. 2001
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  22. ncbi request reprint Focal macular electroretinograms before and after successful macular hole surgery
    H Terasaki
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 125:204-13. 1998
    ..To report changes in focal macular electroretinograms before and after successful macular hole surgery and to discuss whether preoperative retinal function can predict postoperative visual acuity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effects of a new thromboxane A2-antagonist (ONO-3708) and a new leukotriene-antagonist (ONO-1078) on thromboxane A2 analogue-, leukotriene C4-, and D4-induced regional myocardial blood flow reduction
    T Torii
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Heart Vessels 4:104-11. 1988
    ..However, the LTC4 (1 micrograms)-induced reduction of the RMBF was not affected by pretreatment with a TXA2 antagonist, ONO-3708, or an inhibitor of the endogenous production of TXA2, OKY-046.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  24. pmc Diagnostic value of the strand displacement amplification method compared to those of Roche Amplicor PCR and culture for detecting mycobacteria in sputum samples
    S Ichiyama
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Nagoya University Hospital, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 35:3082-5. 1997
    ..3 and 100%, respectively. The high degrees of sensitivity and specificity of the BDProbeTec-SDA system suggest that it should be very useful in clinical laboratories for the rapid detection of mycobacteria in sputum samples...
  25. ncbi request reprint Staining of the lens capsule for circular continuous capsulorrhexis in eyes with white cataract
    M Horiguchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Japan
    Arch Ophthalmol 116:535-7. 1998
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  26. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of body size and colon cancer mortality in Japan: The JACC Study
    K Tamakoshi
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:551-8. 2004
    ..To determine whether body size measurements are risk factors for colon cancer death among the Japanese...
  27. pmc Seasonal variations of acute massive submacular haemorrhage associated with age-related macular degeneration
    Y Iguchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Br J Ophthalmol 90:1256-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether there is a seasonal variation in the onset of acute, massive submacular haemorrhage associated with age-related macular degeneration...
  28. ncbi request reprint The association of antidiuretic hormone levels with an attack of Meniere's disease
    M Aoki
    Otolaryngology, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Yanagido, Gifu, Gifu 501 1194, Japan
    Clin Otolaryngol 30:521-5. 2005
    ..Therefore, we measured the plasma ADH in Meniere's disease patients and other vertigo patients to elucidate the association between the ADH levels, stress levels and the development of Meniere's symptom...
  29. ncbi request reprint Identification of an epitope from the epithelial cell adhesion molecule eliciting HLA-A*2402-restricted cytotoxic T-lymphocyte responses
    K Tajima
    Division of Immunology, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, Nagoya, Japan
    Tissue Antigens 64:650-9. 2004
    ..All these data suggest that the peptide-specific CTL responses may play some roles both in anti-cancer and autoimmune reactions. The peptide should prove useful to study anti-Ep-CAM CTL responses among population possessing HLA-A*2402...
  30. ncbi request reprint Survey of residual tetracyclines in kidneys of diseased animals in Aichi Prefecture, Japan (1985-1997)
    H Oka
    Aichi Prefectural Institute of Public Health, Nagoya, Japan
    J AOAC Int 84:350-3. 2001
    ..01) in pigs. Pig kidney samples collected in 1991-1997 had significantly higher incidences of TCAs and CTC (p < 0.01) residues than those in 1985-1986...
  31. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two-year and five-year tamoxifen use in Japanese post-menopausal women
    K Tada
    Department of Surgery, Cancer Institute Hospital, 1 37 1 Kami Ikebukuro, Toshima ku, Tokyo 170 8455, Japan
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:1077-83. 2004
    ..The aim of this report is to confirm the optimal duration of tamoxifen administration in a study of Japanese breast cancer patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Fetal pleuroamniotic shunting for bronchopulmonary sequestration with hydrops
    S Hayashi
    Division of Fetal Medicine, National Center for Child Health and Development, Japan
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:963-7. 2006
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  33. ncbi request reprint First isolation of Clostridium difficile 027 in Japan
    H Kato
    Department of Bacterial Pathogenesis and Infection Control, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan
    Euro Surveill 12:E070111.3. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Thrombosis can occur at any phase of essential thrombocythemia with JAK2(V617F) mutation: a single institutional study in Japan
    K Ohyashiki
    Leukemia 21:1570-1. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint Amyloid beta-protein potentiates tunicamycin-induced neuronal death in organotypic hippocampal slice cultures
    T Imai
    Research Unit of Pharmacology, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Nihon University, 7 7 1 Narashinodai, Funabashi shi, Chiba 274 8555, Japan
    Neuroscience 147:639-51. 2007
    ..These data indicate that Abeta facilitates the calpain-caspase-12-caspase-3 pathway, thus potentiating TM-induced neuronal death in the hippocampus...
  36. ncbi request reprint Pneumococcal surface protein A family types of Streptococcus pneumoniae from community-acquired pneumonia patients in Japan
    Y Ito
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54, Kawahara, Shogoin, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, 606 8507, Japan
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:739-42. 2007
    ..It would therefore be necessary to include both family 1 and 2 proteins in a PspA-containing vaccine to cover the major PspA families and to reduce antimicrobial resistance...
  37. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of toxicity of 4-nitrophenol and 2,4-dinitrophenol in newborn and young rats
    M Koizumi
    Division of Risk Assessment, National Institute of Health Sciences, 1-18-1 Kamiyoga, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 158-8501, Japan
    J Toxicol Sci 26:299-311. 2001
    ..Based on these results, it can be concluded that the toxic response in newborn rats is at most 4 times higher than that in young rats, at least in the cases of 4-nitrophenol and 2,4-dinitrophenol...
  38. ncbi request reprint Nickel-63 production in copper samples exposed to the Hiroshima atomic bomb: estimation based on an excitation function obtained by neutron irradiation experiments
    K Takamiya
    Research Reactor Institute, Kyoto University, Kumatori cho, Sennan gun, Osaka, 590 0494, Japan
    Radiat Environ Biophys 47:343-8. 2008
    ..The difference becomes smaller at greater distances from the hypocenter and decreases, for example, to less than 30 and 5% when using the upper and lower experimental cross sections at 1,000 m, respectively...
  39. pmc Analysis and typing of the vacA gene from cagA-positive strains of Helicobacter pylori isolated in Japan
    Y Ito
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical School, Yoshida gun, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 35:1710-4. 1997
    ..These results indicate that the cagA-positive, s1a/m1-type strains are common in Japan, regardless of the vacA phenotype or clinical outcome...
  40. ncbi request reprint Isolation of anti-HIV-1 lignans from Larrea tridentata by counter-current chromatography
    J N Gnabre
    Department of Biology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218-2685, USA
    J Chromatogr A 719:353-64. 1996
    ..These compounds may represent a new class of anti-HIV agents with important clinical relevance...
  41. pmc Papillary carcinoma of the thyroid in Japan: subclassification of common type and identification of low risk group
    K Kakudo
    Department of Pathology, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, 641 8509, Japan
    J Clin Pathol 57:1041-6. 2004
    ..Papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is classified into two subgroups-common type and other histological variants. Correlations between further subgrouping of the common type and patient prognosis are not well documented...
  42. ncbi request reprint Characterization of gamma rays existing in the NMIJ standard neutron field
    H Harano
    National Metrology Institute of Japan, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba 305 8568, Japan
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 110:69-72. 2004
    ..Corrections were made for the gamma rays produced by neutrons in the detector assembly using the MCNP4C code. The effective dose equivalents were estimated to be of the order of 25 microSv at the neutron fluence of 10(7) neutrons cm(-2)...
  43. pmc Bowel movement frequency and risk of colorectal cancer in a large cohort study of Japanese men and women
    M Kojima
    Department of Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Br J Cancer 90:1397-401. 2004
    ..There was no association between colorectal or colon cancer risk and laxative use. Regulating BM frequency might therefore have a role in the prevention of colorectal cancer...
  44. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cutting balloon angioplasty for in-stent restenosis: an intravascular ultrasound evaluation
    T Muramatsu
    Department of Cardiology, Kawasaki Social Insurance Hospital, 2-9-1 Tamachi, Kawasaki-ku Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
    J Invasive Cardiol 13:439-44. 2001
    ..The mechanism of this modality may minimize injury to the intimal membrane and may potentially be a primary device for in-stent restenosis in the future...
  45. ncbi request reprint PEBP2alphaA/CBFA1 mutations in Japanese cleidocranial dysplasia patients
    Y W Zhang
    Department of Viral Oncology, Institute for Virus Research, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Gene 244:21-8. 2000
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  46. pmc Sequence analysis and clinical significance of the iceA gene from Helicobacter pylori strains in Japan
    Y Ito
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Fukui, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 38:483-8. 2000
    ..We showed that iceA1 sequence variations may be useful tools for analysis of the population genetics of H. pylori...
  47. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of stent implantation in small coronary arteries using different types of coronary stents
    T Muramatsu
    Division of Cardiology, Kawasaki Social Insurance Hospital, Kanagawa, Japan
    J Invasive Cardiol 13:634-9. 2001
    ..0 mm diameter using a newly designed coronary stent yielded favorable clinical results, while there was a high prevalence of restenosis, leading to diffused stenotic lesions, in vessels < 2.5 mm diameter...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Survey on clinical isolates from 13 hospitals in Akita Prefecture--changes in frequency and susceptibility of isolates by scale of hospital. Survey Group for Clinical Isolates, Chemotherapy Research Committee of Akita Prefecture]
    M Kudo
    Kudo Pediatric Clinic, Oodate City
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 64:1514-24. 1990
    ..Serratia marcescens showed low susceptibility to many drugs. Based on the above results, we concluded that attention should be paid to S. aureus, P. aeruginosa and Enterobacter in clinical practice...
  49. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of single-item questions about physical activity
    N Iwai
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Yonago, Japan
    J Epidemiol 11:211-8. 2001
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  50. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) in human bile duct epithelial cells and bile duct neoplasm
    N Hayashi
    Department of Surgery and Clinical Oncology Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Hepatology 34:638-50. 2001
    ..The data also suggest that COX-2 selective inhibitors might have therapeutic effects not only on bile duct carcinoma, but other hepatobiliary carcinomas...
  51. ncbi request reprint Role of blood pressure in the progression of microalbuminuria in elderly Japanese type 2 diabetic patients: a 7-year follow-up study
    Y Ito
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Gunma University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Int Med Res 29:280-6. 2001
    ..The results are consistent with the view that hypertension affects the progression of microalbuminuria; raised systolic BP may be a factor in this progression in elderly type 2 diabetic patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint Multidimensional counter-current chromatographic system and its application
    F Yang
    Beijing Institute of New Technology Application, China
    J Chromatogr A 803:298-301. 1998
    ..and Hippophae rhamnoides L. with a two-phase solvent system composed of chloroform-methanol-water (4:3:2, v/v/v)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Recurrent pneumonia with unconsciousness
    T Yamakawa
    J Intern Med 251:278-9. 2002
  54. ncbi request reprint [Clinical study of double primary cancer involving the lung in resected cases]
    H Saito
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Koseiren Takaoka Hospital, Takaoka, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 55:187-9; discussion 190-2. 2002
    ..In more than half of initial cancer, the second primary cancer was detected by symptoms. So, special attention to the possibility of double primary cancer in patients with resected lung cancer is necessary for improvement of prognosis...
  55. ncbi request reprint Organochlorine and organotin compounds in Caspian seals (Phoca caspica) collected during an unusual mortality event in the Caspian Sea in 2000
    N Kajiwara
    Center for Marine Environmental Studies, Ehime University, Tarumi, Matsuyama, Japan
    Environ Pollut 117:391-402. 2002
    ..49 to 17 ng/g on a wet-weight basis and octyltin compounds were below limit of detection in all the samples analyzed, suggesting less contamination by organotin compounds in the Caspian Sea...
  56. ncbi request reprint Eradication of Helicobacter pylori infection induces an increase in body mass index
    T Azuma
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui, Japan
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 16:240-4. 2002
    ..The relationship between H. pylori infection and body mass indices is controversial...
  57. pmc Increased collagenase activity in macrophages from bronchial lavage as a diagnostic marker of non-small cell lung cancer
    Y Hakoda
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Medical University, Nishishinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorax 58:122-6. 2003
    ..The roles of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) in cancer metastasis have been studied. Macrophages are considered to release MMPs in the tissues of patients with lung cancer...
  58. ncbi request reprint Association of the HLA-DRB1 gene locus with gastric adenocarcinoma in Japan
    M Ohtani
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Dig Liver Dis 35:468-72. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate host genetic factors that increase the risk of gastric adenocarcinoma among H. pylori-infected individuals...
  59. ncbi request reprint Bimodal expression of heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor in colonic neoplasms
    Y Ito
    Department of Surgery, Osaka Seamen's Insurance Hospital, 1-8-30, Chikko, Minato-ku, Osaka 552-0021, Japan
    Anticancer Res 21:1391-4. 2001
    ..0358). CONCLUSION: Our results demonstrated the bimodal expression of HB-EGF in colonic neoplasms and suggested that HB-EGF may play a role in colonic carcinogenesis and at an early phase of the progression of colonic adenocarcinoma...
  60. pmc Parathyroid invasion, nodal recurrence, and lung metastasis by papillary carcinoma of the thyroid
    K Kakudo
    Department of Pathology, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama City, Wakayama 641 8509, Japan
    J Clin Pathol 57:245-9. 2004
    ..This study investigated the possible prognostic relevance of parathyroid invasion in PTC...
  61. ncbi request reprint Rifampicin attenuates the MPTP-induced neurotoxicity in mouse brain
    Y Oida
    Department of Biofunctional Molecules, Gifu Pharmaceutical University, 5 6 1 Mitahora Higashi, Gifu 502 8585, Japan
    Brain Res 1082:196-204. 2006
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