Yasuyuki Gondo

Summary

Affiliation: Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Contribution of an affect-associated gene to human longevity: prevalence of the long-allele genotype of the serotonin transporter-linked gene in Japanese centenarians
    Yasuyuki Gondo
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    Mech Ageing Dev 126:1178-84. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Functional status of centenarians in Tokyo, Japan: developing better phenotypes of exceptional longevity
    Yasuyuki Gondo
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Human Care Research Team, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:305-10. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Personality and participation in mass health checkups among Japanese community-dwelling elderly
    Hajime Iwasa
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 66:155-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Cognitive function in Japanese centenarians according to the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Hiroki Inagaki
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:6-12. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Personality and all-cause mortality among older adults dwelling in a Japanese community: a five-year population-based prospective cohort study
    Hajime Iwasa
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:399-405. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Validation of the 7-Minute Screen for the detection of early-stage Alzheimer's disease
    Mutsuo Ijuin
    Research Team for Promoting Independence of the Elderly, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:248-55. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive performance as a predictor of functional decline among the non-disabled elderly dwelling in a Japanese community: a 4-year population-based prospective cohort study
    Hajime Iwasa
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 47:139-49. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint [Subjective well-being and all-cause mortality among middle-aged and elderly people living in an urban Japanese community]
    Hajime Iwasa
    Graduate School of Literature and Social Sciences, Nihon University
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 42:677-83. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and further survival in Japanese centenarians
    Kenichiro Shimizu
    Health Care Center, Shoko Chukin Bank, 2 10 17 Yaesu, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0028, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 49:133-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive function among physically independent very old people in an urban community in Japan: the Itabashi Oldest-Old Study II]
    Hajime Iwasa
    Japan Foundation of Aging and Health
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 42:214-20. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Contribution of an affect-associated gene to human longevity: prevalence of the long-allele genotype of the serotonin transporter-linked gene in Japanese centenarians
    Yasuyuki Gondo
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    Mech Ageing Dev 126:1178-84. 2005
    ..A significant effect of the 5HTT genotype on serum albumin concentration was observed in both sexes. Although, there was sex optionality, the l allele may carry a longevity advantage possibly through behavioral mechanisms...
  2. ncbi request reprint Functional status of centenarians in Tokyo, Japan: developing better phenotypes of exceptional longevity
    Yasuyuki Gondo
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Human Care Research Team, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:305-10. 2006
    ..The existence of heterogeneity in functional status has been reported repeatedly in previous studies of centenarians. However, there is as yet no standardized classification system with which to describe their functional phenotype...
  3. doi request reprint Personality and participation in mass health checkups among Japanese community-dwelling elderly
    Hajime Iwasa
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 66:155-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the relationship between personality traits and participation in mass health checkups among Japanese community-dwelling elderly...
  4. doi request reprint Cognitive function in Japanese centenarians according to the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Hiroki Inagaki
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:6-12. 2009
    ..We examined the effect of aging on cognitive function at the limit of human life expectancy by characterizing state of cognition in centenarians without clinical cognitive impairment...
  5. doi request reprint Personality and all-cause mortality among older adults dwelling in a Japanese community: a five-year population-based prospective cohort study
    Hajime Iwasa
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:399-405. 2008
    ..The authors examined the relationships between five major domains of personality traits and all-cause mortality among Japanese community-dwelling elderly...
  6. doi request reprint Validation of the 7-Minute Screen for the detection of early-stage Alzheimer's disease
    Mutsuo Ijuin
    Research Team for Promoting Independence of the Elderly, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:248-55. 2008
    ..The present study is designed to examine the predictive validity of the 7MS to distinguish between patients with early-stage AD and healthy control subjects...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive performance as a predictor of functional decline among the non-disabled elderly dwelling in a Japanese community: a 4-year population-based prospective cohort study
    Hajime Iwasa
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 47:139-49. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint [Subjective well-being and all-cause mortality among middle-aged and elderly people living in an urban Japanese community]
    Hajime Iwasa
    Graduate School of Literature and Social Sciences, Nihon University
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 42:677-83. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and further survival in Japanese centenarians
    Kenichiro Shimizu
    Health Care Center, Shoko Chukin Bank, 2 10 17 Yaesu, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0028, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 49:133-8. 2003
    ..048). A dietary pattern preferring dairy products was associated with increased survival in Tokyo-area centenarians...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive function among physically independent very old people in an urban community in Japan: the Itabashi Oldest-Old Study II]
    Hajime Iwasa
    Japan Foundation of Aging and Health
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 42:214-20. 2005
    ..There were no age group differences in five items: reverse spelling, naming objects, repeating a sentence, listening and obeying, and reading and obeying...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Functional status of very old people in urban area: the Itabashi Oldest-Old Study I]
    Yasuyuki Gondo
    Department of Dementia Intervention, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 42:199-208. 2005
    ..Further research to elucidate the process of psychological adaptation to frailty is necessary in order to promote the well-being among the oldest-old, in whom functional limitation is evident...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Anti-aging mechanism in centenarians]
    Nobuyoshi Hirose
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 95:447-52. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Deficiency of choresteryl ester transfer protein and gene polymorphisms of lipoprotein lipase and hepatic lipase are not associated with longevity
    Yasymichi Arai
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine, 35, Shinanomachi, Shinjyuku ku, P O Box 160 8582, Tokyo, Japan
    J Mol Med (Berl) 81:102-9. 2003
    ..In conclusion, we observed that CETP deficiency and other gene polymorphisms in RCT have no impact on longevity for Japanese centenarians...
  14. ncbi request reprint Morbidity of Tokyo-area centenarians and its relationship to functional status
    Michiyo Takayama
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine, and Health Care Center, Tokyo, 160 8582 Japan
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:774-82. 2007
    ..We examined Tokyo-area centenarians to determine their kinds of morbidity profiles and how such morbidity related to their functional status...
  15. ncbi request reprint Possible model for successful care: burden of caregivers of centenarians
    Kanoko Nishikawa
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:577-8. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Association analysis of the SHC1 gene locus with longevity in the Japanese population
    Hidehiko Kamei
    Human Genome Research Group, RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, 1 7 22 Suehiro cho, Tsurumi ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa, 230 0045, Japan
    J Mol Med (Berl) 81:724-8. 2003
    ..We investigated the possible association of SHC1 with longevity using association analyses with allelotypes and haplotypes but found that the SNPs identified in SHC1 had no impact on longevity for Japanese centenarians...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Genetics of centenarian]
    Nobuyoshi Hirose
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 42:664-5. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Association analysis between longevity in the Japanese population and polymorphic variants of genes involved in insulin and insulin-like growth factor 1 signaling pathways
    Toshio Kojima
    Human Genome Research Group, Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN, 1 7 22 Suehiro cho, Tsurumi ku, Yokohama 230 0045, Japan
    Exp Gerontol 39:1595-8. 2004
    ..One INSR haplotype, which was comprised of 2 SNPs in linkage disequilibrium, was more frequent in semisupercentenarians than in younger controls...
  19. ncbi request reprint Blood type B might imply longevity
    Kenichiro Shimizu
    Health Care Center, Shoko Chukin Bank, 2 10 17 Yaesu, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0028, Japan
    Exp Gerontol 39:1563-5. 2004
    ..However, blood types were not associated with such medical records. Our findings suggest that blood type B might be associated with exceptional longevity. Responsible mechanisms need to be investigated...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive abilities of centenarians]
    Yasuyuki Gondo
    Dementia Intervention Group, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Rinsho 62:234-9. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint [The influence of aging on short-term and long-term memory in the continuous recognition paradigm]
    Osamu Ishihara
    Department of Psychology, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015
    Shinrigaku Kenkyu 72:516-21. 2002
    ..These results indicated that although age differences in memory performance were not very large, different influence of aging on encoding, storage, and retrieval processes could be inferred...