A Tanaka

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Affiliation: Showa University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Silent brain infarction and platelet activation in obstructive sleep apnea
    Kenji Minoguchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, School of Medicine, 1 5 8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8666, Japan
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:612-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between lipid peroxidation and inflammation in obstructive sleep apnoea
    K Minoguchi
    First Dept of Internal Medicine, Showa University, School of Medicine, 1 5 8 Hatanodai, Tokyo 142 8666, Japan
    Eur Respir J 28:378-85. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased carotid intima-media thickness and serum inflammatory markers in obstructive sleep apnea
    Kenji Minoguchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, School of Medicine, 1 5 8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8666, Japan
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:625-30. 2005
  4. pmc Cough receptor sensitivity to capsaicin does not change after allergen bronchoprovocation in allergic asthma
    H Minoguchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorax 58:19-22. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Elevated production of tumor necrosis factor-alpha by monocytes in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Kenji Minoguchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, School of Medicine, 1 5 8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142, Japan
    Chest 126:1473-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effects of suplatast tosilate on the differentiation and function of monocyte-derived dendritic cells from patients with asthma
    A Tanaka
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:1083-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of synchrotron radiation microangiography to assess development of small collateral arteries in a rat model of hindlimb ischemia
    S Takeshita
    Second Department of Medicine, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Circulation 95:805-8. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effects of fluvastatin on cytokine and chemokine production by peripheral blood mononuclear cells in patients with allergic asthma
    K T R Samson
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:475-82. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of tiotropium bromide on airway inflammation and remodelling in a mouse model of asthma
    S Ohta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Allergy and Respiratory Medicine, School of Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 40:1266-75. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Antifungal effects of palmitic acid salt and ultrapure soft water on Scedosporium apiospermum
    K Jung
    Laboratory of Comparative Animal Medicine, Division of Animal Life Science, Institute of Agriculture, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Tokyo, Japan
    J Appl Microbiol 115:711-7. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Silent brain infarction and platelet activation in obstructive sleep apnea
    Kenji Minoguchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, School of Medicine, 1 5 8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8666, Japan
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:612-7. 2007
    ..Silent brain infarction (SBI) and increased levels of soluble CD40 ligand (sCD40L) and soluble P-selectin (sP-selectin) are associated with an increased risk of cerebrovascular disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between lipid peroxidation and inflammation in obstructive sleep apnoea
    K Minoguchi
    First Dept of Internal Medicine, Showa University, School of Medicine, 1 5 8 Hatanodai, Tokyo 142 8666, Japan
    Eur Respir J 28:378-85. 2006
    ..Therefore, obstructive sleep apnoea may increase the risks of cardiovascular morbidity in obese patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased carotid intima-media thickness and serum inflammatory markers in obstructive sleep apnea
    Kenji Minoguchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, School of Medicine, 1 5 8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8666, Japan
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:625-30. 2005
    ..These results suggest that OSA-related hypoxia and systemic inflammation might be associated with the progression of atherosclerosis and thus might increase the risks of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular morbidity in patients with OSA...
  4. pmc Cough receptor sensitivity to capsaicin does not change after allergen bronchoprovocation in allergic asthma
    H Minoguchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorax 58:19-22. 2003
    ..The relationship between cough receptor sensitivity and eosinophilic inflammation of the airway in patients with asthma remains unclear...
  5. ncbi request reprint Elevated production of tumor necrosis factor-alpha by monocytes in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Kenji Minoguchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, School of Medicine, 1 5 8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142, Japan
    Chest 126:1473-9. 2004
    ..In the present study, we examined TNF-alpha production by monocytes, serum levels of TNF-alpha, and the effects of nasal continuous positive airway pressure (nCPAP) in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effects of suplatast tosilate on the differentiation and function of monocyte-derived dendritic cells from patients with asthma
    A Tanaka
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:1083-9. 2007
    ..Dendritic cells (DCs) are antigen-presenting cells that efficiently activate T cells...
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of synchrotron radiation microangiography to assess development of small collateral arteries in a rat model of hindlimb ischemia
    S Takeshita
    Second Department of Medicine, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Circulation 95:805-8. 1997
    ..In the present study, we applied this microangiography system to visualize small arteries in normal and ischemic rat limbs and investigated the development of collateral arteries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effects of fluvastatin on cytokine and chemokine production by peripheral blood mononuclear cells in patients with allergic asthma
    K T R Samson
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:475-82. 2006
    ..Statins have anti-inflammatory effects on immune cells...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of tiotropium bromide on airway inflammation and remodelling in a mouse model of asthma
    S Ohta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Allergy and Respiratory Medicine, School of Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 40:1266-75. 2010
    ..Tiotropium bromide, a long acting muscarinic receptor inhibitor, is a potent agent for patients with bronchial asthma as well as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  10. doi request reprint Antifungal effects of palmitic acid salt and ultrapure soft water on Scedosporium apiospermum
    K Jung
    Laboratory of Comparative Animal Medicine, Division of Animal Life Science, Institute of Agriculture, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Tokyo, Japan
    J Appl Microbiol 115:711-7. 2013
    ..Scedosporium apiospermum sometimes causes serious infectious diseases on the skin of immunodeficient subjects. Antifungal effects of fatty acid salts in soap against S. apiospermum were investigated under different water conditions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relationship between plasma insulin concentration and plasma remnant lipoprotein response to an oral fat load in patients with type 2 diabetes
    M Ai
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1628-32. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Remnant lipoprotein response to an oral fat load is significantly increased in hyperinsulinemic patients with type 2 diabetes. These changes may increase the risk of coronary heart disease in these individuals...
  12. doi request reprint Heterogeneity of internal tandem duplications in the c-kit of dogs with multiple mast cell tumours
    Y Amagai
    Cooperative Major in Advanced Health Science, Graduate School of Bio Applications and System Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo, Japan
    J Small Anim Pract 54:377-80. 2013
    ..It is proposed that, for clinicians, genetic analysis of several regions of multiple mast cell tumours is necessary for predicting prognosis and tumour response to KIT inhibitors. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Suplatast tosilate inhibits thymus- and activation-regulated chemokine production by antigen-specific human Th2 cells
    N Oda
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 32:1782-6. 2002
    ..Suplatast tosilate is an anti-allergic agent that suppresses cytokine production by human Th2 cells...
  14. ncbi request reprint Significant differences in drug lag in clinical development among various strategies used for regulatory submissions in Japan
    T Ueno
    1 Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency, Tokyo, Japan 2 Gifu Pharmaceutical University, Gifu, Japan
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 95:533-41. 2014
    ..Furthermore, reinforcement of Japan's capability to lead drug development may also be important in providing innovative drugs to Japanese patients without any significant LDD. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Potential role of recombinant annexin II in diabetic vascular injury
    H Ishii
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 947:308-11. 2001
    ..In this review, we overviewed the effect of glucose and insulin on plasmin generation in endothelial cells and its potential modulation by recombinant annexin II (rAN II) based on our data...
  16. doi request reprint Regulatory challenges in the review of data from global clinical trials: the PMDA perspective
    K Asano
    Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency PMDA, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 94:195-8. 2013
    ..Here, we present the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) perspective in reviewing GCT data in new drug applications (NDAs) and discuss future challenges for new drug approval. ..
  17. doi request reprint Stem cell factor contributes to tumorigenesis of mast cells via an autocrine/paracrine mechanism
    Y Amagai
    Cooperative Major in Advanced Health Science, Graduate School of Bio Applications and System Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo, Japan
    J Leukoc Biol 93:245-50. 2013
    ..These results indicate the possibility that targeting SCF production may become a novel treatment for mast cell malignancies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Exposure to hardly soluble indium compounds in ITO production and recycling plants is a new risk for interstitial lung damage
    T Hamaguchi
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, Keio University Tokyo, Japan
    Occup Environ Med 65:51-5. 2008
    ..To identify the effects of indium on the lung and to assess exposure-effect and exposure-response relations between indium exposure and effects on the lungs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Triglyceride-rich lipoprotein cholesterol exceeds low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in hypertriglyceridemia patients
    M Ai
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Horm Metab Res 33:612-7. 2001
    ..Our study suggests that hypertriglyceridemia should be treated to prevent arteriosclerotic disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint Molecular design, synthesis, and hypoglycemic activity of a series of thiazolidine-2,4-diones
    M Oguchi
    Medicinal Chemistry Research Laboratories, Sankyo Company, Ltd, 2 58 Hiromachi 1 chome, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 140 8710, Japan
    J Med Chem 43:3052-66. 2000
    ..On the basis of the in vivo potency, 5-[4-(5-methoxy-3-methyl-3H-imidazo[4, 5-b]pyridin-2-ylmethoxy)benzyl]thiazolidine-2,4-dione (19a) was selected as the candidate for further studies in a clinical setting...
  21. ncbi request reprint Expression of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9 in synovial fluid of the temporomandibular joint accompanied by anterior disc displacement
    A Tanaka
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Medicine, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 30:59-64. 2001
    ..These data suggest that the presence or absence of disc reduction is a major turning point in the process of joint destruction, and these MMPs are useful as biochemical markers for TMD diagnosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Increased endothelin: nitric oxide ratio is associated with erythropoietin-induced hypertension in hemodialysis patients
    N Shimada
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Koto Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Ren Fail 25:569-78. 2003
    ..These results suggest that an increase in ET-1/NOx ratio in blood, probably occurring in vascular endothelial cells, may be associated with rHuEPO-induced hypertension in HD patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint A support film of plasma-polymerized naphthalene for electron microscopy: method of preparation and application
    M Yamaguchi
    Department of Morphology, Institute of Medical Science, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Electron Microsc (Tokyo) 41:7-13. 1992
    ..The PNS would be useful for both routine and high-resolution electron microscopy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Regulation of erythrocyte ghost membrane mechanical stability by chlorpromazine
    A Enomoto
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1512:285-90. 2001
    ..Membrane active drugs that partition into lipid bilayer can thus induce cytoskeletal protein interactions with the membrane and modulate membrane material properties...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prediction of endocrine disruptors based on a new structure-activity relationship for sex and environmental hormones using chemical hardness concept
    S Kobayashi
    Department of Analytical Chemistry of Medicines, Showa Pharmaceutical University, Machida, Tokyo, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 49:680-8. 2001
    ..The eta-chi activity diagram is a new tool for the prediction of the toxicity and biological activity of environmental hormones...
  26. ncbi request reprint Stimulation of arterial smooth muscle cell proliferation by remnant lipoprotein particles isolated by immuno-affinity chromatography with anti-apo A-I and anti-apo B-100
    A Kawakami
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Horm Metab Res 33:67-72. 2001
    ..006) was virtually ineffective. These observations are consistent with recent reports that triglyceride-rich lipoprotein remnants, which are rich in apo E as well, are atherogenic...
  27. ncbi request reprint Haemopoietic biglycan produced by brain cells stimulates growth of microglial cells
    A Kikuchi
    National Institute of Neuroscience, NCNP, 4 1 1 Ogawahigashi cho, Kodaira, Tokyo, Japan
    J Neuroimmunol 106:78-86. 2000
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that the haemopoietic biglycan plays an important role in generating brain-specific circumstances for development of microglial/monocytic cells...
  28. ncbi request reprint DNA topology on an increase in positive writhing number of DNA: conformation changes in the time course of cis-diamminedichloroplatinum(II)-DNA adducts
    S Kobayashi
    Department of Analytical Chemistry of Medicines, Showa Pharmaceutical University, Machida, Tokyo, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 49:1053-60. 2001
    ..To explain the abstraction of Pt ion, we also discuss the findings based on the thermodynamic cycle in a intermolecular crosslink model Pt(NH3)2(guanine)2(2+)-->Pt(CN)4(2-) using the Pt parametrized PM3 method...
  29. ncbi request reprint A double-blind trial on the effects of atorvastatin on glycemic control in Japanese diabetic patients with hypercholesterolemia
    A Tanaka
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, 113 8519, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 312:41-7. 2001
    ..These findings are clinically important because there are many diabetic patients with hypercholesterolemia and such patients have a high risk of developing arteriosclerotic disease...
  30. ncbi request reprint Microangiographic assessment of collateral vessel formation following direct gene transfer of vascular endothelial growth factor in rats
    S Takeshita
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Cardiovasc Res 35:547-52. 1997
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Hair analysis for drugs of abuse. XVII. Simultaneous detection of PCP, PCHP, and PCPdiol in human hair for confirmation of PCP use
    Y Nakahara
    National Institute of Health Sciences, Tokyo, Japan
    J Anal Toxicol 21:356-62. 1997
    ..12 ng/mg, and trans-PCPdiol between 0.09 and 0.45 ng/mg. It was found that t-PCPdiol was the major metabolite in the PCP users' hair specimens, although t-PCPdiol was a minor metabolite in the hair specimens of rats intoxicated with PCP...
  32. ncbi request reprint Atopic NC/Nga mice as a model for allergic asthma: cytokine profiles and eosinophil productivity of bone marrow
    T Iwasaki
    Department of Disease Control, Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    J Vet Med Sci 63:471-4. 2001
    ..These results may imply the possibility that severe eosinophilia in the NC/Nga mice are attributable to lower production of IFN-gamma and higher eosinophil productivity of bone marrow cells...
  33. ncbi request reprint Atopic NC/Nga mice as a model for allergic asthma: severe allergic responses by single intranasal challenge with protein antigen
    T Iwasaki
    Department of Disease Control, Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    J Vet Med Sci 63:413-9. 2001
    ..These results suggest that asthmatic responses developed in NC/Nga mice challenged with OVA are very similar to human allergic asthma, and that NC/Nga mice are a useful model to elucidate various aspects of allergic asthma...
  34. ncbi request reprint Oral administration of dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid prevents development of atopic dermatitis in NC/Nga mice
    H Kawashima
    Institute for Health Care Science, Suntory Ltd, 1 1 1, Wakayamadai, Shimamoto cho, Mishima gun, Osaka 618 8503, Japan
    Lipids 43:37-43. 2008
    ..These findings indicate that oral administration of DGLA effectively prevents the development of AD in NC/Nga mice, and that DGLA in phospholipids is a compound of key importance in the development and prevention of dermatitis...
  35. doi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of recombinant omega-5 gliadin-specific IgE measurement for the diagnosis of wheat-dependent exercise-induced anaphylaxis
    H Matsuo
    Division of Clinical Pharmacotherapeutics, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima, Japan
    Allergy 63:233-6. 2008
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  36. ncbi request reprint Effects of pitavastatin on adiponectin in patients with hyperlipidemia
    N Inami
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Kansai Medical University, Moriguchi, Japan
    Pathophysiol Haemost Thromb 36:1-8. 2007
    ..These results suggest that pitavastatin possesses an adiponectin-increasing effect in patients with hyperlipidemia and this effect is influenced by intensive platelet activation...
  37. ncbi request reprint Protective effect of rebamipide on indomethacin-induced intestinal damage in rats
    H Mizoguchi
    Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, Yamashina, Kyoto, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1112-9. 2001
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Cardiac fibroblasts are major production and target cells of adrenomedullin in the heart in vitro
    Y Tomoda
    National Cardiovascular Center Research Institute, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, 565 8565, Osaka, Japan
    Cardiovasc Res 49:721-30. 2001
    ..These facts suggest that cardiac cells possess an autocrine/paracrine capability mediated by AM...
  39. ncbi request reprint Recombinant annexin II modulates impaired fibrinolytic activity in vitro and in rat carotid artery
    H Ishii
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ Res 89:1240-5. 2001
    ..Further study of rAN II in vitro and in vivo may lead to the establishment of novel therapeutic approaches to thrombogenic vascular disease...
  40. ncbi request reprint The significance of incomplete stent apposition in patients undergoing stenting of internal carotid artery stenosis
    M Onizuka
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fukuoka University Chikushi Hospital, 377 1 Ohara Zokumyoin, Chikushino City, Fukuoka 818 8592, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:1505-7. 2006
    ..For example, some may change into restenosis around the stent edge and some may remain unchanged. The purpose of this study is to clarify the morphologic prognosis of an incomplete stent apposition at the stent edge...
  41. ncbi request reprint [A case of sarcoidosis involving multiple organs that showed significant improvement as the serum KL-6 level fell after steroid therapy]
    A Tanaka
    Research Institute for Diseases of the Chest, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3-1-1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 39:915-9. 2001
    ..The lung parenchymal lesions and the pulmonary function as well as the abnormal findings in other organs showed significantly improvement along with a decrease of the KL-6 level after steroid therapy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Single nucleotide polymorphisms of the mannose-binding lectin are associated with susceptibility to primary biliary cirrhosis
    M Matsushita
    Fourth Department of Internal Medicine, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Kanagawa 213 8507, Japan
    J Autoimmun 17:251-7. 2001
    ..34-4.66). Our results demonstrate that the MBL genotype can be significantly associated with increased risk for PBC, and further, that increased production of MBL plays a critical role in immunopathogenesis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Intestinal protection by lafutidine, a histamine H(2)-receptor antagonist, against indomethacin-induced damage in rats--role of endogenous nitric oxide
    A Tanaka
    Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, Misasagi, Yamashina, Kyoto, Japan
    Med Sci Monit 7:869-77. 2001
    ..The protective action of lafutidine may be attributable to suppression of the bacterial translocation following indomethacin, probably due to stimulation of intestinal mucus secretion...
  44. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal inputs in defensive airway reflexes in humans
    T Nishino
    Department of Anesthesiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohanacho, Chuo Ku, 260 8670 Chiba, Japan
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 17:377-81. 2004
    ..Considering the pathological changes occurring in the central nervous system and the laryngeal mucosa, it is possible that the defensive airway reflexes may be modified by central and/or peripheral mechanisms in patients with MSA...
  45. ncbi request reprint Keratan sulphate levels in mucopolysaccharidoses and mucolipidoses
    S Tomatsu
    Department of Pediatrics, Cardinal Glennon Children s Hospital, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 28:187-202. 2005
    ..This finding suggests that measurement of KS level provides a new diagnostic biomarker in a wide variety of mucopolysaccharidoses and mucolipidoses in addition to MPS IV...
  46. ncbi request reprint Aggrecanase analysis of synovial fluid of temporomandibular joint disorders
    K Yoshida
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Ishikawa, Japan
    Oral Dis 11:299-302. 2005
    ..To determine whether or not aggrecanase in synovial fluid can be used as a biochemical marker in the diagnosis of temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJD)...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Severe Klebsiella pneumonia improved by endotoxin adsorption and continuous hemodiafiltration]
    T Kamata
    Department of International Medicine, Himeji National Hospital, Himeji, Japan
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 39:419-24. 2001
    ..The prognosis of bacteremic K. pneumoniae pneumonia in alcoholics is reported to be very poor. In our case, it is suggested that PMX and CHDF contributed to the improvement of the clinical course...
  48. ncbi request reprint Anti-parietal cell antibody and serum pepsinogen assessment in screening for gastric carcinoma
    K Sugiu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kawasaki Medical School, Matsushima 577, Kurashiki 701 0192, Japan
    Dig Liver Dis 38:303-7. 2006
    ..Anti-parietal cell antibody is found in patients with Helicobacter pylori-positive gastritis and is related to atrophic gastritis and gastric carcinoma...
  49. ncbi request reprint Isolation and characterization of a Na+/H+ antiporter gene from the halophyte Atriplex gmelini
    A Hamada
    Plantech Research Institute, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
    Plant Mol Biol 46:35-42. 2001
    ..These results suggest the important role of the AgNHX1 products for salt tolerance...
  50. ncbi request reprint Direct carotid puncture for the endovascular treatment of anterior circulation aneurysms
    K Nii
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fukuoka University Chikushi Hospital, 377 1 Ohara Zokumyoin, Chikushino City, Fukuoka 818 8592, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:1502-4. 2006
    ..Neurologic deficits and hemorrhage were not found in any patient during the follow-up period. If the transfemoral approach cannot be applied, GDC embolization should be considered as an alternative method...
  51. doi request reprint Evaluation of the clinical application of cystatin C, a new marker of the glomerular filtration rate, for the initial dose-setting of arbekacin
    T Otsuka
    Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Matsuyama Shimin Hospital, Matsuyama, Japan
    J Clin Pharm Ther 33:227-35. 2008
    ....