Akiko Tamakoshi

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Affiliation: Nagoya University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-reported sleep duration as a predictor of all-cause mortality: results from the JACC study, Japan
    Akiko Tamakoshi
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Sleep 27:51-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Profile of the JACC study
    Akiko Tamakoshi
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S4-8. 2005
  3. pmc Marital status and mortality among Japanese men and women: the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Ai Ikeda
    Department of Public Health Medicine, Doctoral Program in Social and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennoudai, Tsukuba shi, Ibaraki, Japan
    BMC Public Health 7:73. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of p73 G4C14-to-A4T14 polymorphism at exon 2 and p53 Arg72Pro polymorphism with the risk of endometrial cancer in Japanese subjects
    Yoshimitsu Niwa
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Cancer Lett 219:183-90. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of insulin-like growth factor I, II, and binding protein 3, transforming growth factor beta-1, soluble fas ligand and superoxide dismutase activity in stomach cancer cases and their controls in the JACC Study
    Hiroshi Yatsuya
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S120-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of reproductive and menstrual factors and colon cancer risk in Japanese women: findings from the JACC study
    Koji Tamakoshi
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Cancer Sci 95:602-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of duplex PCR-CTPP methods for CYP2E1RsaI/IL-2 T-330G and IL-1B C-31T/TNF-A T-1031C polymorphisms
    Yoshiko Atsuta
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya City, Japan
    Mol Diagn 9:89-94. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Time spent walking or exercising and blood levels of insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and IGF-binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3): A large-scale cross-sectional study in the Japan Collaborative Cohort study
    Kenji Wakai
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 10:23-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Leptin is associated with an increased female colorectal cancer risk: a nested case-control study in Japan
    Koji Tamakoshi
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Oncology 68:454-61. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Association between serum pepsinogens and polymorphismof PTPN11 encoding SHP-2 among Helicobacter pylori seropositive Japanese
    Yasuyuki Goto
    Department of Gastroenterology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Cancer 118:203-8. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Self-reported sleep duration as a predictor of all-cause mortality: results from the JACC study, Japan
    Akiko Tamakoshi
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Sleep 27:51-4. 2004
    ..However, sleep duration may be affected by physical, mental, or social conditions, and its impact on health may differ depending on the time or place...
  2. ncbi request reprint Profile of the JACC study
    Akiko Tamakoshi
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S4-8. 2005
    ..A large-scale population-based cohort study would offer the best evidence of a relation between lifestyle and cancer...
  3. pmc Marital status and mortality among Japanese men and women: the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Ai Ikeda
    Department of Public Health Medicine, Doctoral Program in Social and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennoudai, Tsukuba shi, Ibaraki, Japan
    BMC Public Health 7:73. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of p73 G4C14-to-A4T14 polymorphism at exon 2 and p53 Arg72Pro polymorphism with the risk of endometrial cancer in Japanese subjects
    Yoshimitsu Niwa
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Cancer Lett 219:183-90. 2005
    ..82, 95% CI=1.36-5.82), especially of type-I tumors (OR=3.24, 95% CI=1.53-6.87). In contrast, there was no significant difference in the p53 Arg72Pro genotype frequency between the controls and cases...
  5. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of insulin-like growth factor I, II, and binding protein 3, transforming growth factor beta-1, soluble fas ligand and superoxide dismutase activity in stomach cancer cases and their controls in the JACC Study
    Hiroshi Yatsuya
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S120-5. 2005
    ..New biomarkers of the disease that may contribute to establish the potential screening strategy would be of value for the early detection of individuals at high risk of the disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of reproductive and menstrual factors and colon cancer risk in Japanese women: findings from the JACC study
    Koji Tamakoshi
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Cancer Sci 95:602-7. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of duplex PCR-CTPP methods for CYP2E1RsaI/IL-2 T-330G and IL-1B C-31T/TNF-A T-1031C polymorphisms
    Yoshiko Atsuta
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya City, Japan
    Mol Diagn 9:89-94. 2005
    ..Many studies have reported associations between the above polymorphisms and risk of diseases including cancers and inflammatory diseases...
  8. ncbi request reprint Time spent walking or exercising and blood levels of insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and IGF-binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3): A large-scale cross-sectional study in the Japan Collaborative Cohort study
    Kenji Wakai
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 10:23-7. 2009
    ..048). Our findings may partly explain the protective effects of physical activity against several sites of cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Leptin is associated with an increased female colorectal cancer risk: a nested case-control study in Japan
    Koji Tamakoshi
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Oncology 68:454-61. 2005
    ..To elucidate whether leptin is involved in the etiology of female colorectal cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association between serum pepsinogens and polymorphismof PTPN11 encoding SHP-2 among Helicobacter pylori seropositive Japanese
    Yasuyuki Goto
    Department of Gastroenterology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Cancer 118:203-8. 2006
    ..The functional consequences of the G/A polymorphism remain to be elucidated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lack of an association between serum level of transforming growth factor beta -1 and stomach cancer risk in the JACC study
    Hiroshi Yatsuya
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:170-6. 2005
    ..In conclusion, serum TGFbeta1 levels were not associated with increased risks of subsequent stomach cancer.gene A52C polymorphism related to the metabolism of long-chain fatty acids and oxidized LDL in the etiology of colorectal cancer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of XRCC1 Arg399Gln and OGG1 Ser326Cys polymorphisms with the risk of cervical cancer in Japanese subjects
    Yoshimitsu Niwa
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Gynecol Oncol 99:43-9. 2005
    ..In this study, genetic polymorphisms, XRCC1 Arg399Gln and OGG1 Ser326Cys were examined with reference to cervical cancer risk in a population-based incident case-control study in Japan...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between body mass index and the risk of ovarian cancer in the Japanese population: findings from the Japanese Collaborate Cohort (JACC) study
    Yoshimitsu Niwa
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 31:452-8. 2005
    ..Here we investigated this relation using data from the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study for the Evaluation of Cancer Risk, which was initiated in 1988...
  14. ncbi request reprint Attributable and absolute risk of lung cancer death by smoking status: findings from the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Masahiko Ando
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Cancer 105:249-54. 2003
    ..For all current smokers, immediate cessation is encouraged because it offers the only realistic way to avoid a substantial increase in lung cancer mortality brought about by further continuation of smoking...
  15. ncbi request reprint Consumption of soy foods and the risk of breast cancer: findings from the Japan Collaborative Cohort (JACC) Study
    Kazuko Nishio
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 18:801-8. 2007
    ..To examine whether soy foods really have protective effects against breast cancer and how their influence on breast cancer is modified according to menopausal status, we conducted a population-based, prospective cohort study in Japan...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and the risk of ovarian cancer in the Japanese population: findings from the Japanese Collaborate Cohort study
    Yoshimitsu Niwa
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 31:144-51. 2005
    ..Here we investigated this relation using data from the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study for Evaluation of Cancer Risk, initiated in 1988...
  17. ncbi request reprint Aggregation of stomach cancer history in parents and offspring in comparison with other sites
    Takaaki Kondo
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Epidemiol 32:579-83. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the magnitude of the aggregation of a stomach cancer history in parents and their offspring in comparison with that of a history at other sites...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lymphotoxin-alpha polymorphism and the risk of cervical cancer in Japanese subjects
    Yoshimitsu Niwa
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Cancer Lett 218:63-8. 2005
    ..64, 95% CI = 0.40-1.02; and OR = 0.45, 95% CI = 0.21-0.95, respectively), especially of SCC (OR = 0.54, 95% CI = 0.32-0.91; and OR = 0.39, 95% CI = 0.16-0.92, respectively)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Genotype announcement in a genetic polymorphism study for health checkup examinees at Nagoya University Hospital
    Kazuko Nishio
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Nagoya J Med Sci 67:45-9. 2004
    ..To date, there have been no complaints from the participants, indicating that the announcement of polymorphism genotypes may be accepted differently from that of hereditary disease genotypes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact of menstrual and reproductive factors on breast cancer risk in Japan: results of the JACC study
    Koji Tamakoshi
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550
    Cancer Sci 96:57-62. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Association between Helicobacter pylori seropositivity and NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase 1 (NQO1) C609T polymorphism observed in outpatients and health checkup examinees
    Yasuyuki Goto
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Gastric Cancer 8:12-7. 2005
    ..This study investigated the associations of functional polymorphisms of the NQO1, GSTM1, and GSTT1 genes of detoxification enzymes, with the seropositivity, as well as with pepsinogen levels, as markers of gastric atrophy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Polymorphism of dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase (DPYD) Cys29Arg and risk of six malignancies in Japanese
    Daisuke Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Nagoya J Med Sci 67:117-24. 2005
    ..52 (0.71-3.28) and 0.31 (0.71-1.34), respectively. Although prevalent cases were used, this study suggested that the influence of DPYD T85C posed only a limited risk for the six malignancies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Controls for monitoring the deterioration of stored blood samples in the Japan Multi-Institutional Collaborative Cohort Study (J-MICC Study)
    Mariko Naito
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Nagoya J Med Sci 70:107-15. 2008
    ..The resulting findings will produce valuable information on the stability of the molecules, not only for the J-MICC Study, but also for other cohort studies...
  24. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking and esophageal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Isao Oze
    Division of Epidemiology and Prevention, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:63-73. 2012
    ..Therefore, we reviewed epidemiologic studies on the association between cigarette smoking and esophageal cancer among the Japanese population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Possible interactions of the endothelial constitutive nitric oxide synthase genotype with alcohol drinking and walking time for high serum uric acid levels among Japanese
    Kazuko Nishio
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Metabolism 54:1302-8. 2005
    ..These findings would be informative for men with high SUA levels...
  26. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on the possible association between having children and colon cancer risk: findings from the JACC Study
    Koji Tamakoshi
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Cancer Sci 95:243-7. 2004
    ..From these prospective data, having children may reduce risk of colon cancer among women, but not among men, suggesting that modifications of hormone profiles secondary to pregnancies may influence female colon cancer risk...
  27. ncbi request reprint A population-based follow-up study on mortality from cancer or cardiovascular disease and serum carotenoids, retinol and tocopherols in Japanese inhabitants
    Yoshinori Ito
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, 466 8550 Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:533-46. 2006
    ..To investigate whether high serum levels of carotenoids can reduce mortality rates, a population-based follow-up study was conducted among Japanese inhabitants...
  28. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of p73 G4C14-to-A4T14 at exon 2 and p53 Arg72Pro and the risk of cervical cancer in Japanese
    Yoshimitsu Niwa
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Cancer Lett 205:55-60. 2004
    ..57; 95%CI, 0.99-2.48, P = 0.053). There was no significant difference in the p53 Arg72Pro genotype frequency between the controls and cases...
  29. ncbi request reprint Precise definition of anonymization in genetic polymorphism studies
    Nobuyuki Hamajima
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466 8550 Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 5:83-8. 2004
    ..The proposed definitions will be useful when we describe and discuss the preferable mode of anonymization for a given polymorphism study...
  30. doi request reprint Age at onset influences on wide-ranged clinical features of sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Naoki Atsuta
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 276:163-9. 2009
    ..To profile the detailed clinical features of sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) on large-scale samples in Japan...
  31. doi request reprint Lung cancer risk and consumption of vegetables and fruit: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence from Japan
    Kenji Wakai
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:693-708. 2011
    ..To re-assess this issue, we reviewed data from Japanese epidemiological studies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Association of obesity and diabetes with serum prostate-specific antigen levels in Japanese males
    Mariko Naito
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Nagoya J Med Sci 74:285-92. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that the pre-overweight men had increased PSA levels, and the diabetes was associated with a reduction of PSA levels in elderly...
  33. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and survival: an epidemiological analysis of emergency service reports in a large city in Japan
    Maki Kida
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Circ J 68:603-9. 2004
    ..The factors that influence survival of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Japan have not been fully investigated...
  34. ncbi request reprint Natural history of spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (SBMA): a study of 223 Japanese patients
    Naoki Atsuta
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Brain 129:1446-55. 2006
    ..These results provide beneficial information for future clinical therapeutic trials, although further detailed prospective studies are also needed...
  35. ncbi request reprint Relation of falls efficacy scale (FES) to quality of life among nursing home female residents with comparatively intact cognitive function in Japan
    Chikako Kato
    Program in Physical and Occupational Therapy, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 461 8673, Japan
    Nagoya J Med Sci 70:19-27. 2008
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Informed consent in epidemiologic research before the implementation of ethical guidelines
    Akiko Tamakoshi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    J Epidemiol 14:177-81. 2004
    ..It is hoped that this may serve as a reference as to the contents and status of ethical considerations in these studies, for use in examinations of research that was already in progress when the Guidelines were introduced...
  37. ncbi request reprint Serum insulin-like growth factors, insulin-like growth factor-binding protein-3, and risk of lung cancer death: a case-control study nested in the Japan Collaborative Cohort (JACC) Study
    Kenji Wakai
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Jpn J Cancer Res 93:1279-86. 2002
    ..A higher level of circulating IGFBP-3 and / or IGF-II may decrease lung cancer risk. Elevated serum IGF-I may increase the risk, but this could partly be attributable to latent tumors...
  38. ncbi request reprint Duplex polymerase chain reaction with confronting two-pair primers (PCR-CTPP) for genotyping alcohol dehydrogenase beta subunit (ADH2) and aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 (ALDH2)
    Akiko Tamakoshi
    Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics and Medical Decision Making, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Alcohol Alcohol 38:407-10. 2003
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Family history and the risk of stomach cancer death in Japan: differences by age and gender
    Hiroshi Yatsuya
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Field of Social Life Science, Program in Health and Community Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Cancer 97:688-94. 2002
    ..Any preventive strategy should take into account the degree of individual susceptibility...