Fukie Niijima

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Affiliation: Tohoku Pharmaceutical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Influence of a long-term powdered diet on the social interaction test and dopaminergic systems in mice
    Fukie Niijima-Yaoita
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Neurochem Int 63:309-15. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Roles of histamine in exercise-induced fatigue: favouring endurance and protecting against exhaustion
    Fukie Niijima-Yaoita
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 35:91-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of atomoxetine on levels of monoamines and related substances in discrete brain regions in mice intermittently deprived of rapid eye movement sleep
    Fukie Niijima
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 33:617-21. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrathecally administered D-cycloserine produces nociceptive behavior through the activation of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor ion-channel complex acting on the glycine recognition site
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai, Japan
    J Pharmacol Sci 104:39-45. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Pronociceptive role of dynorphins in uninjured animals: N-ethylmaleimide-induced nociceptive behavior mediated through inhibition of dynorphin degradation
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Pain 113:301-9. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Involvement of the p53 tumor-suppressor protein in the development of antinociceptive tolerance to morphine
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 450:365-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Cysteine protease inhibitors suppress the development of tolerance to morphine antinociception
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai, Japan
    Neuropeptides 42:239-44. 2008
  8. doi request reprint p-Hydroxyamphetamine causes prepulse inhibition disruptions in mice: contribution of dopamine neurotransmission
    Hiroshi Onogi
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 214:349-56. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Pharmacological characterizations of memantine-induced disruption of prepulse inhibition of the acoustic startle response in mice: involvement of dopamine D2 and 5-HT2A receptors
    Kota Nakaya
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 218:165-73. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Nociceptive behavior induced by the endogenous opioid peptides dynorphins in uninjured mice: evidence with intrathecal N-ethylmaleimide inhibiting dynorphin degradation
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Int Rev Neurobiol 85:191-205. 2009

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Influence of a long-term powdered diet on the social interaction test and dopaminergic systems in mice
    Fukie Niijima-Yaoita
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Neurochem Int 63:309-15. 2013
    ..These results suggest that the masticatory dysfunction induced by long-term powdered diet feeding may cause the increased SI time and the changes in the dopaminergic system, especially dopamine D4 receptor subtype in the frontal cortex...
  2. ncbi request reprint Roles of histamine in exercise-induced fatigue: favouring endurance and protecting against exhaustion
    Fukie Niijima-Yaoita
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 35:91-7. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of atomoxetine on levels of monoamines and related substances in discrete brain regions in mice intermittently deprived of rapid eye movement sleep
    Fukie Niijima
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 33:617-21. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrathecally administered D-cycloserine produces nociceptive behavior through the activation of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor ion-channel complex acting on the glycine recognition site
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai, Japan
    J Pharmacol Sci 104:39-45. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Pronociceptive role of dynorphins in uninjured animals: N-ethylmaleimide-induced nociceptive behavior mediated through inhibition of dynorphin degradation
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Pain 113:301-9. 2005
    ..The NEM effects may be mediated through inhibition of the degradation of endogenous dynorphins, presumably big dynorphin that in turn activates the NMDA receptor ion-channel complex by acting on the polyamine recognition site...
  6. doi request reprint Involvement of the p53 tumor-suppressor protein in the development of antinociceptive tolerance to morphine
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 450:365-8. 2009
    ..These results indicate that the increased expression and activation of p53, and the nitric oxide and caspase systems related to p53 may contribute to the development of antinociceptive tolerance to morphine in the mouse spinal cord...
  7. doi request reprint Cysteine protease inhibitors suppress the development of tolerance to morphine antinociception
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai, Japan
    Neuropeptides 42:239-44. 2008
    ..These results suggest that cysteine protease inhibitors suppress the development of morphine tolerance presumably through the inhibition of dynorphin degradation...
  8. doi request reprint p-Hydroxyamphetamine causes prepulse inhibition disruptions in mice: contribution of dopamine neurotransmission
    Hiroshi Onogi
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 214:349-56. 2010
    ..These results indicate that selective blockade of either the D(2) or D(4) receptor subtype may prevent disruption of PPI induced by p-OHA via presynaptic DA release...
  9. doi request reprint Pharmacological characterizations of memantine-induced disruption of prepulse inhibition of the acoustic startle response in mice: involvement of dopamine D2 and 5-HT2A receptors
    Kota Nakaya
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 218:165-73. 2011
    ..Conceivably, memantine may exacerbate psychotic symptoms in patients with PDD and LBD...
  10. doi request reprint Nociceptive behavior induced by the endogenous opioid peptides dynorphins in uninjured mice: evidence with intrathecal N-ethylmaleimide inhibiting dynorphin degradation
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Int Rev Neurobiol 85:191-205. 2009
    ..Our findings support the notion that endogenous dynorphins are critical neurochemical mediators of spinal nociceptive transmission in uninjured animals. This chapter will review above-described phenomena and their mechanism...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of non-selective dopaminergic receptor agonist on disrupted maternal behavior in olfactory bulbectomized mice
    Atsushi Sato
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 210:251-6. 2010
    ..These results suggest that maternal behavior deficits in OBX dams may involve brain hypodopaminergic function in the central nervous system induced by OBX...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nociceptive behavior induced by poly-L-lysine and other basic compounds involves the spinal NMDA receptors
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Brain Res 1008:49-53. 2004
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Influence of olfactory bulbectomy on maternal behavior and dopaminergic function in nucleus accumbens in mice
    Atsushi Sato
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 215:141-5. 2010
    ..However, our findings concerning dopaminergic function suggest that the deficits in OBX mice are not simply due to changes in TH levels or dopamine receptor number in the NAc...
  14. doi request reprint Subchronic stress-induced depressive behavior in ovariectomized mice
    Osamu Nakagawasai
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Life Sci 84:512-6. 2009
    ..Mood disorders including depression are more common in women than men, particularly in times of lower estradiol levels. In this study, we investigated the effect of estrogen on emotional behavior in mice in a stress environment...
  15. doi request reprint Suppressive effects by cysteine protease inhibitors on naloxone-precipitated withdrawal jumping in morphine-dependent mice
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Neuropeptides 44:279-83. 2010
    ..The present results suggest that cysteine protease inhibitors suppress naloxone-precipitated withdrawal jumping in morphine-dependent mice, presumably through the inhibition of dynorphin degradation...
  16. doi request reprint Central administration of p-hydroxyamphetamine produces a behavioral stimulant effect in rodents: evidence for the involvement of dopaminergic systems
    Hiroshi Onogi
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai, 981 8558, Japan
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 208:323-31. 2010
    ..c.v.) administration of p-hydroxyamphetamine (p-OHA), an amphetamine metabolite, increases synaptic dopamine (DA) levels in the striatum. In the present study, we investigated the effect of p-OHA on locomotor activity in rodents...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of nutritive and tonic crude drugs on physical fatigue-induced stress models in mice
    Takeshi Tadano
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Pharmacol Res 47:195-9. 2003
    ..However, the crude drugs were not effective in improving immobility after sleep deprivation or immobilization stress...
  18. ncbi request reprint S-(+)-fenfluramine-induced nociceptive behavior in mice: Involvement of interactions between spinal serotonin and substance P systems
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Neuropeptides 41:33-8. 2007
    ..These results suggest that i.t.-administered S-(+)-fenfluramine releases SP through the activation of 5-HT2 receptors subsequent to 5-HT release, and, as a result, produces nociceptive behavior...
  19. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical fluorescence intensity reduction of brain somatostatin in the impairment of learning and memory-related behaviour induced by olfactory bulbectomy
    Osamu Nakagawasai
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 142:63-7. 2003
    ..These results suggest that SST in the hippocampus is related to the impairment of learning and memory-related behaviour induced by OBX...
  20. ncbi request reprint Anti-inflammatory effect of propolis through inhibition of nitric oxide production on carrageenin-induced mouse paw edema
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 29:96-9. 2006
    ..These results indicate that the anti-inflammatory effect of propolis on mouse paw edema acts via the inhibition of nitric oxide production, similar to that of L-NAME but not diclofenac...
  21. ncbi request reprint Alterations in cognitive function in prepubertal mice with protein malnutrition: relationship to changes in choline acetyltransferase
    Osamu Nakagawasai
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 167:111-7. 2006
    ..These results suggest the possibility that the memory-related behavior deficits observed in prepubertal mice with PM are caused by a dysfunction of the cholinergic neurons in the hippocampus...
  22. ncbi request reprint Preventive effect of kami-untan-to on performance in the forced swimming test in thiamine-deficient mice: relationship to functions of catecholaminergic neurons
    Osamu Nakagawasai
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 177:315-21. 2007
    ..These results suggest that KUT treatment may prevent a sign of depressive behavior, the animal immobility time, induced by TD feeding through a mechanism that involves the decrease of TH in some brain areas of TD mice...
  23. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of N-peptidyl-O-acyl hydroxylamines on dynorphin-induced antinociception in the mouse capsaicin test
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Neuropeptides 39:569-73. 2005
    ..The results suggest that Z-Phe-Phe-NHO-Bz is an inhibitor of cysteine proteases preferring cleavage of dynorphin A, with less specificity towards dynorphin B in the mouse spinal cord...
  24. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of changes in cholinergic function and impairment of learning and memory-related behavior induced by olfactory bulbectomy
    Soichi Hozumi
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 138:9-15. 2003
    ..These results suggest that the impairment of learning and memory-related behavior induced by OBX may be caused by degeneration of cholinergic neurons and muscarinic M(1) receptors play an important role in the improvement process...
  25. ncbi request reprint Executive functions of postweaning protein malnutrition in mice
    Shoko Sato
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 34:1413-7. 2011
    ..These results suggest that hyperactivity and reduced anxiety behavior or higher impulsiveness in PM mice could be due to an immature brain...
  26. ncbi request reprint Development of tolerance to the inhibitory effect of loperamide on gastrointestinal transit in mice
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Eur J Pharm Sci 20:357-63. 2003
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Intrathecally administered big dynorphin, a prodynorphin-derived peptide, produces nociceptive behavior through an N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor mechanism
    Koichi Tan-No
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Brain Res 952:7-14. 2002
    ....