Noriko Kato

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Affiliation: Yamagata University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hyalinized stroma in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary: how is it formed?
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata, 990 9585, Japan
    Hum Pathol 43:2041-6. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Hollow spheroids in ascites of ovarian clear cell carcinoma: how are they formed and how do they behave?
    N Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Cytopathology 23:120-5. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Ameloblastoma with basal cell carcinoma-like feature emerging as a nasal polyp
    N Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Japan
    Pathol Int 49:747-51. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Involvement of adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene in testicular yolk sac tumor of infants
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 990 9585, Japan
    Hum Pathol 37:48-53. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Pyloric gland metaplasia/differentiation in multiple organ systems in a patient with Peutz-Jegher's syndrome
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 61:369-72. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of laminin-5 gamma2 chain in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata, 990 9585, Japan
    Virchows Arch 450:273-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Immunocytochemistry for hepatocyte nuclear factor-1beta (HNF-1beta): a marker for ovarian clear cell carcinoma
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 900 9585, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 35:193-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypomethylation of hepatocyte nuclear factor-1beta (HNF-1beta) CpG island in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata, Japan
    Virchows Arch 452:175-80. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Overexpression of osteopontin in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary: close association with HNF-1beta expression
    N Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Histopathology 52:682-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Relation between laminin-5 gamma 2 chain and cell surface metalloproteinase MT1-MMP in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 28:49-54. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Hyalinized stroma in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary: how is it formed?
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata, 990 9585, Japan
    Hum Pathol 43:2041-6. 2012
    ..All of these findings showed that clear cell carcinoma cells themselves form hyalinized stroma by depositing self-made basement membrane materials in the intercellular spaces...
  2. doi request reprint Hollow spheroids in ascites of ovarian clear cell carcinoma: how are they formed and how do they behave?
    N Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Cytopathology 23:120-5. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to analyse the origin and behaviour of hollow spheroids...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ameloblastoma with basal cell carcinoma-like feature emerging as a nasal polyp
    N Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Japan
    Pathol Int 49:747-51. 1999
    ..It is emphasized that immunohistochemical examination using anticytokeratin antibody KL-1 and antiepithelial antibody Ber-EP4 is a good tool for distinguishing ameloblastoma with BCC-like features from adamantinoid BCC...
  4. ncbi request reprint Involvement of adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene in testicular yolk sac tumor of infants
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 990 9585, Japan
    Hum Pathol 37:48-53. 2006
    ..These data indicate that inactivation of the APC gene, by allelic loss and/or promoter methylation, is related to the occurrence of infantile YSTs...
  5. doi request reprint Pyloric gland metaplasia/differentiation in multiple organ systems in a patient with Peutz-Jegher's syndrome
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 61:369-72. 2011
    ..It is strongly suggested that commitment to pyloric gland metaplasia/differentiation is closely associated with PJS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of laminin-5 gamma2 chain in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata, 990 9585, Japan
    Virchows Arch 450:273-8. 2007
    ..These results indicate that an interaction between CCC cells and extracellularly accumulated LN-5 is responsible for cell migration and the subsequent stromal invasion of CCC...
  7. ncbi request reprint Immunocytochemistry for hepatocyte nuclear factor-1beta (HNF-1beta): a marker for ovarian clear cell carcinoma
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 900 9585, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 35:193-7. 2007
    ..HNF-1beta is likely to be helpful for the diagnosis of CCC in the peritoneal fluid...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypomethylation of hepatocyte nuclear factor-1beta (HNF-1beta) CpG island in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata, Japan
    Virchows Arch 452:175-80. 2008
    ..These results strongly suggest that hypomethylation of the HNF-1beta CpG island participates in the HNF-1beta up-regulation in ovarian CCC...
  9. doi request reprint Overexpression of osteopontin in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary: close association with HNF-1beta expression
    N Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Histopathology 52:682-8. 2008
    ..Although elevation of OPN mRNA has been reported in CCC, it remains unclear whether CCC cells overexpress OPN protein. The aim was to investigate the expression of OPN protein and its correlation with HNF-1beta status in CCC...
  10. doi request reprint Relation between laminin-5 gamma 2 chain and cell surface metalloproteinase MT1-MMP in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 28:49-54. 2009
    ..These results indicate that proteolytic processing of the LN-5 gamma 2 chain by MT1-MMP is involved in cell migration and subsequent architectural organization in ovarian CCC...
  11. doi request reprint Ascitic fluid cytology of a malignant mixed Müllerian tumor of the peritoneum: a report of two cases with special reference to p53 status
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:281-5. 2009
    ..Subsequent molecular genetic analysis confirmed frameshift mutations in both cases. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report showing p53 overexpression and its genetic background in MMMT of the peritoneum...
  12. ncbi request reprint Expression of hepatocyte nuclear factor-1beta in human urogenital tract during the embryonic stage
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Anal Quant Cytol Histol 31:34-40. 2009
    ..To investigate hepatocyte nuclear factor-1beta (HNF-1beta) expression in the human urogenital tract during the embryonic stage...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hepatocyte nuclear factor-1beta(HNF-1beta) in human urogenital organs: its expression and role in embryogenesis and tumorigenesis
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Histol Histopathol 24:1479-86. 2009
    ..In this review, we first summarize HNF-1beta expression in the developing urogenital system of the human embryo. Then, we describe the HNF-1beta status in human urogenital neoplasms and discuss its role in tumorigenesis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Expression of hepatocyte nuclear factor-1beta (HNF-1beta) in clear cell tumors and endometriosis of the ovary
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Mod Pathol 19:83-9. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint KIT expression in normal and neoplastic renal tissues: immunohistochemical and molecular genetic analysis
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 55:479-83. 2005
    ..Polymerase chain reaction-single-strand conformation polymorphism showed no evidence of mutations of c-kit or PDGFR in any of the tumors examined...
  16. ncbi request reprint Alternate mucoid and hyalinized stroma in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary: manifestation of serial stromal remodeling
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Mod Pathol 23:881-8. 2010
    ..The spherule-like mucoid stroma and hyalinized stroma are considered complementary diagnostic signatures of ovarian clear cell carcinoma...
  17. ncbi request reprint E-cadherin expression in follicular carcinoma of the thyroid
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 52:13-8. 2002
    ..Analysis of methylation of the E-CD gene promoter using the methylation-specific polymerase chain reaction (MSP) method revealed no methylated alleles in the DNA from FC...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pyloric gland-type tubular adenoma superimposed on intraductal papillary mucinous tumor of the pancreas. Pyloric gland adenoma of the pancreas
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medecine, Japan
    Virchows Arch 440:205-8. 2002
    ..We consider this pyloric gland-type tubular adenoma to be derived from a selective growth of IPMA cells showing pyloric gland metaplasia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Ductal adenoma of the breast with chondromyxoid change
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 52:239-43. 2002
    ..Myoepithelial cells constituting the ductal elements may have been responsible for the aberrant mesenchymal differentiation of this tumor...
  20. pmc Hypermethylation of the RUNX3 gene promoter in testicular yolk sac tumor of infants
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Am J Pathol 163:387-91. 2003
    ..001). In normal testes of the young group, RUNX3 methylation was not detected. These results strongly suggest that RUNX3 is one of the tumor suppressors involved in the pathogenesis of testicular YSTs in infants...
  21. ncbi request reprint Primary carcinoid tumor of the testis: Immunohistochemical, ultrastructural and FISH analysis with review of the literature
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 53:680-5. 2003
    ..They did not show a significant numerical abnormality of the X chromosome, which is common in testicular germ cell tumors. Therefore, the genetic background of pure carcinoids might be different from that of common germ cell tumors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Small cell neuroendocrine carcinomas of the uterine cervix: a histological, immunohistochemical, and molecular genetic study
    Gabriela Mirei Ishida
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 23:366-72. 2004
    ..No other types of HPV were detected. The tumors showed a relatively low frequency of loss of heterozygosity for representative tumor suppressor gene sites; p53 mutations were found in only one case...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mucin expression in nonneoplastic and neoplastic glandular epithelia of the uterine cervix
    Shumei Zhao
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 22:393-7. 2003
    ..Cervical adenocarcinomas, especially mucinous adenocarcinomas, showed marked variability in mucin expression that included mucins of pyloric gland and intestinal type...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ovarian tumors with functioning stroma: a clinicopathologic study with special reference to serum estrogen level, stromal morphology, and aromatase expression
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology N K, J T, M O Obstetrics and Gynecology H K, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology T H, Yamagata Prefectural Nihonkai Hospital, Sakata, Japan
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 32:556-61. 2013
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  25. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas arising from different areas
    Masahiro Hayashi
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 53:602-7. 2003
    ..Our findings suggest that sun-exposed SCC in Japan may be relatively less involved with p53 mutation, and that non-sun-exposed SCC acquire more genetic alterations than sun-exposed SCC...
  26. ncbi request reprint Expression of a transcription factor, SOX9, in Sertoli-stromal cell tumors of the ovary
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 23:180-1. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that SOX9 expression probably plays some role in Sry-independent testicular differentiation in ovarian Sertoli-stromal cell tumors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Glassy cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix: histochemical, immunohistochemical, and molecular genetic observations
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Japan
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 21:134-40. 2002
    ..GCCs may originate from multipotential stem or reserve cells that undergo early squamous differentiation. The presence of HPV 18 might stimulate biphasic squamous and glandular differentiation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Apocrine adenosis of the breast: clonal evidence of neoplasia
    Y Endoh
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Histopathology 38:221-4. 2001
    ..We report here a case of apocrine adenosis of the breast in a 66-year-old woman. To clarify the nature of this lesion, we examined it by clonal analysis...
  29. doi request reprint RUNX2 expression in developing human bones and various bone tumors
    Masato Sugawara
    Departments of Pathology Orthopaedic Surgery, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 61:565-71. 2011
    ..With treatment of recombinant BMP-2, the RUNX2 mRNA level was significantly altered in these cell lines. RUNX2 expression is constitutive in developing and neoplastic human osteogenesis, and is most likely to be regulated by BMP-2...
  30. ncbi request reprint Hibernomas show intense accumulation of FDG positron emission tomography
    Takashi Tsuchiya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 30:333-6. 2006
    ..93 and 26.74, values much higher than the SUVs reported in published studies of liposarcomas. Standardized uptake values of FDG positron emission tomography may thus be able to differentiate hibernomas from liposarcomas...
  31. ncbi request reprint How does secondary neoplasm arise from mature teratomas in growing teratoma syndrome of the ovary? A report of two cases
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Tsuruoka Municipal Shonai Hospital, Tsuruoka, Japan
    Pathol Int 63:607-10. 2013
    ..In conclusion, the present cases suggest two diverse histogenesis of secondary neoplasm in GTS and a specific role of glia in the development of endometriosis in peritoneal teratomas. ..
  32. doi request reprint Sebaceous epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma of the salivary gland: clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical analysis of 6 cases of a new histologic variant
    Aya Shinozaki
    Department of Pathology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:913-23. 2008
    ..Our data also suggest that immunohistochemical examination of specific myoepithelial markers is helpful in distinguishing sebaceous EMC from sebaceous carcinoma, which may occasionally be associated with an aggressive clinical course...
  33. ncbi request reprint Sertoli-stromal cell tumor of the ovary: immunohistochemical, ultrastructural, and genetic studies
    N Kato
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Hum Pathol 32:796-802. 2001
    ..SRY gene was not detected in any cases, and the X chromosome activation pattern was the same as that of the female control...
  34. ncbi request reprint The STK11/LKB1 Peutz-Jegher gene is not involved in the pathogenesis of sporadic sex cord-stromal tumors, although loss of heterozygosity at 19p13.3 indicates other gene alteration in these tumors
    Noriko Kato
    Department of Pathology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Hum Pathol 35:1101-4. 2004
    ..Our results indicate that LOH at 19p13.3 in sporadic SCSTs targets a gene different from STK11, and may play a role in the pathogenesis of sporadic SCSTs, especially in tumors containing sex cord derivatives...
  35. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite mapping of the genes for brittle rachis on homoeologous group 3 chromosomes in tetraploid and hexaploid wheats
    Nobuyoshi Watanabe
    Ibaraki University, College of Agriculture, Inashiki, Ibaraki 300 0393 Japan
    J Appl Genet 47:93-8. 2006
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