Genomes and Genes


Tatsuya Sawamura


Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan


  1. Sawamura T, Wakabayashi I, Okamura T. LOX-1 in atherosclerotic disease. Clin Chim Acta. 2015;440:157-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Further prospective studies using large populations and randomized clinical trials on sLOX-1, LAB, and the LOX index are needed. ..
  2. Uetake Y, Ikeda H, Irie R, Tejima K, Matsui H, Ogura S, et al. High-salt in addition to high-fat diet may enhance inflammation and fibrosis in liver steatosis induced by oxidative stress and dyslipidemia in mice. Lipids Health Dis. 2015;14:6 pubmed publisher
  3. Sawamura T, Kakino A, Fujita Y. LOX-1: a multiligand receptor at the crossroads of response to danger signals. Curr Opin Lipidol. 2012;23:439-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Via these functions, LOX-1 might work as a surveillance molecule of vascular homeostasis. ..