Tohru Kimura

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Physiological Sciences
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a medetomidine-midazolam combination for immobilizing and sedating Japanese monkeys (Macaca fuscata)
    Tohru Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institute of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Japan
    J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 46:33-8. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Hairless descendants of Mexican hairless dogs: an experimental model for studying hypertrophic scars
    Tohru Kimura
    National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Aichi, Japan
    J Cutan Med Surg 15:329-39. 2011
  3. pmc Establishment of canine hemangiosarcoma xenograft models expressing endothelial growth factors, their receptors, and angiogenesis-associated homeobox genes
    Atsushi Kodama
    Laboratory of Veterinary Pathology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan
    BMC Cancer 9:363. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The effects of UVA irradiation on depigmented sites in the skin of the hairless dog
    Tohru Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:749-55. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Contact hypersensitivity to stainless steel cages (chromium metal) in hairless descendants of mexican hairless dogs
    Tohru Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, 38, Nishigo naka, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi 444 8585, Japan
    Environ Toxicol 22:176-84. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Dermal melanocytosis in Japanese monkeys (Macaca fuscata)
    T Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Nishigo naka, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Comp Med 57:305-10. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Contact dermatitis caused by sunless tanning treatment with dihydroxyacetone in hairless descendants of Mexican hairless dogs
    Tohru Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, 38, Nishigo naka, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi 444 8585, Japan
    Environ Toxicol 24:506-12. 2009
  8. doi request reprint An oro-facial disease 'noma (cancrum oris)' in a Japanese monkey (Macaca fuscata): clinical signs, clinicopathological features, and response to treatment
    T Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    J Med Primatol 37:217-22. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The regulatory effects of resistant starch on glycaemic response in obese dogs
    Tohru Kimura
    a Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Arch Anim Nutr 67:503-9. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Depigmentation and rejuvenation effects of kinetin on the aged skin of hairless descendants of Mexican hairless dogs
    Tohru Kimura
    Research Department, Saitama Daiichi Pharmaceutical Co, Saitama, Japan
    Rejuvenation Res 7:32-9. 2004

Collaborators

  • Atsushi Kodama
  • Tomohiro Hikima
  • Takashi Mori
  • Satoko Matsuura
  • Toshiaki Masegi
  • Atsuko Murai
  • Mami Murakami
  • Kouji Maruo
  • Tokuma Yanai
  • Hiroki Sakai
  • Howard I Maibach
  • Kakuji Tojo
  • Kayoko Yamada

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a medetomidine-midazolam combination for immobilizing and sedating Japanese monkeys (Macaca fuscata)
    Tohru Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institute of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Japan
    J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 46:33-8. 2007
    ..An important advantage of MM was that its effects were reversible with atipamezole. We have confirmed that MM is valuable as a chemical restraint agent in Japanese monkeys for various experimental procedures...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hairless descendants of Mexican hairless dogs: an experimental model for studying hypertrophic scars
    Tohru Kimura
    National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Aichi, Japan
    J Cutan Med Surg 15:329-39. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Establishment of canine hemangiosarcoma xenograft models expressing endothelial growth factors, their receptors, and angiogenesis-associated homeobox genes
    Atsushi Kodama
    Laboratory of Veterinary Pathology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan
    BMC Cancer 9:363. 2009
    ..In the present study, we established 6 xenograft canine HSA tumors and detected the expression of growth factors, their receptors, and angiogenic homeobox genes...
  4. doi request reprint The effects of UVA irradiation on depigmented sites in the skin of the hairless dog
    Tohru Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:749-55. 2009
    ..The effects of UVA irradiation on sites of Q-switched ruby laser (QRL) irradiation were grossly and histopathologically investigated, using UVB-induced spotty pigmentation in the skin of a hairless dog...
  5. ncbi request reprint Contact hypersensitivity to stainless steel cages (chromium metal) in hairless descendants of mexican hairless dogs
    Tohru Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, 38, Nishigo naka, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi 444 8585, Japan
    Environ Toxicol 22:176-84. 2007
    ..The present results revealed that constant contact with stainless steel cages (chromium metal) caused contact hypersensitivity in hairless dogs with very sparse hairs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dermal melanocytosis in Japanese monkeys (Macaca fuscata)
    T Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Nishigo naka, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Comp Med 57:305-10. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the pigmentation of Japanese monkeys is equivalent to dermal melanocytosis in humans, to the end that Japanese monkeys may be a useful animal model for investigating dermal melanogenesis...
  7. doi request reprint Contact dermatitis caused by sunless tanning treatment with dihydroxyacetone in hairless descendants of Mexican hairless dogs
    Tohru Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, 38, Nishigo naka, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi 444 8585, Japan
    Environ Toxicol 24:506-12. 2009
    ..These results revealed that the skin coloring generated by frequent wide treatments with DHAT caused severe contact dermatitis which was associated with the damaged stratum corneum...
  8. doi request reprint An oro-facial disease 'noma (cancrum oris)' in a Japanese monkey (Macaca fuscata): clinical signs, clinicopathological features, and response to treatment
    T Kimura
    Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    J Med Primatol 37:217-22. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The regulatory effects of resistant starch on glycaemic response in obese dogs
    Tohru Kimura
    a Center for Experimental Animals, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Arch Anim Nutr 67:503-9. 2013
    ..These results raise the possibility that resistant starches are valuable for dietetic treatment of diabetes and obesity in dogs...
  10. ncbi request reprint Depigmentation and rejuvenation effects of kinetin on the aged skin of hairless descendants of Mexican hairless dogs
    Tohru Kimura
    Research Department, Saitama Daiichi Pharmaceutical Co, Saitama, Japan
    Rejuvenation Res 7:32-9. 2004
    ..In addition, it was clarified that KN solutions had no adverse effects on the skin of hairless dogs and that this agent was a safe chemical for long-term application...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical and histopathological findings in pustular psoriaform dermatitis (pityriasis rosea) in pigs
    Tohru Kimura
    Research Department, Saitama Daiichi Pharmaceutical Co, Ltd, Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan
    J Vet Med Sci 66:1147-50. 2004
    ..This dermatosis is histopathologically characterized by microcirculatory disturbances with infiltration of abundant eosinophils...
  12. ncbi request reprint Q-switched ruby laser irradiation on spotty pigmentation in the skin of the hairless dog
    Tohru Kimura
    Research Department, Saitama Daiichi Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, 8 1 Minamisakae cho, Kasukabe, Saitama 344 0057, Japan
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 6:61-8. 2004
    ..To investigate macroscopically and histopathologically the dermatological changes after Q-switched ruby laser (QRL) irradiation with different exposure doses in UVB-induced pigmentation in hairless dogs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of skin distribution of hydrolytic activity for bioconversion of beta-estradiol 17-acetate between man and several animals in vitro
    Tomohiro Hikima
    Department of Biochemical Science and Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology, College of Computer Science and Systems Engineering, Fukuoka, Japan
    Eur J Pharm Biopharm 54:155-60. 2002
    ..Hairless mouse skin, on the other hand, was also an excellent model in excised human skin under in vitro conditions...