Naoki Yanagawa

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Affiliation: Yamagata University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint MAGE expressions mediated by demethylation of MAGE promoters induce progression of non-small cell lung cancer
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University Faculty of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:171-5. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Inverse correlation between EGFR mutation and FHIT, RASSF1A and RUNX3 methylation in lung adenocarcinoma: relation with smoking status
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:1211-4. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Promoter hypermethylation of RASSF1A and RUNX3 genes as an independent prognostic prediction marker in surgically resected non-small cell lung cancers
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Lung Cancer 58:131-8. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Frequent epigenetic silencing of the FHIT gene in penile squamous cell carcinomas
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Virchows Arch 452:377-82. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Detection of HPV-DNA, p53 alterations, and methylation in penile squamous cell carcinoma in Japanese men
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Tamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 58:477-82. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary localized AA type amyloidosis with cyst-like structures and marginal zone B-cell lymphoma of the MALT type coexisting independently in the left upper lung
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University Faculty of Medicine
    Intern Med 47:1529-33. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Promoter hypermethylation of tumor suppressor and tumor-related genes in non-small cell lung cancers
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Cancer Sci 94:589-92. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Frequent epigenetic silencing of the p16 gene in non-small cell lung cancers of tobacco smokers
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Jpn J Cancer Res 93:1107-13. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Demethylation of the synuclein gamma gene CpG island in primary gastric cancers and gastric cancer cell lines
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 10:2447-51. 2004
  10. doi request reprint New IASLC/ATS/ERS classification and invasive tumor size are predictive of disease recurrence in stage I lung adenocarcinoma
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Yamagata, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 8:612-8. 2013

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint MAGE expressions mediated by demethylation of MAGE promoters induce progression of non-small cell lung cancer
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University Faculty of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:171-5. 2011
    ..These genes are expressed in various tumor cells, but not in healthy tissues except for the testis and placenta. MAGE expression is known to be activated by promoter demethylation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Inverse correlation between EGFR mutation and FHIT, RASSF1A and RUNX3 methylation in lung adenocarcinoma: relation with smoking status
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:1211-4. 2011
    ..Epidemiological studies have demonstrated a causal link between tobacco smoking and lung cancer. However, lung adenocarcinoma (AC) is also frequently found in non-smokers compared with other non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC) subtypes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Promoter hypermethylation of RASSF1A and RUNX3 genes as an independent prognostic prediction marker in surgically resected non-small cell lung cancers
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Lung Cancer 58:131-8. 2007
    ..004) and pleural involvement (P=0.037). In conclusion, the hypermethylation of RASSF1A or RUNX3 gene is therefore a useful biomarker to predict the prognosis in NSCLC, particularly RASSF1A due to SCCs and RUNX3 due to ACs...
  4. doi request reprint Frequent epigenetic silencing of the FHIT gene in penile squamous cell carcinomas
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Virchows Arch 452:377-82. 2008
    ..Methylation of FHIT gene was frequently found than HPV infection, therefore methylation of the FHIT gene is suggested to play an important role in the pathogenesis of penile squamous cell carcinoma...
  5. doi request reprint Detection of HPV-DNA, p53 alterations, and methylation in penile squamous cell carcinoma in Japanese men
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Tamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 58:477-82. 2008
    ..The present results suggest that the majority of penile squamous cell carcinomas in Japanese men are unrelated to HPV, and gene alterations accumulate more frequently in HPV-unrelated penile carcinomas...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary localized AA type amyloidosis with cyst-like structures and marginal zone B-cell lymphoma of the MALT type coexisting independently in the left upper lung
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University Faculty of Medicine
    Intern Med 47:1529-33. 2008
    ..The tumor in S3 was composed of eosinophilic amorphous deposits. The diagnosis of amyloidosis was confirmed by polarized light examination. After oxidation with permanganate solution, the Congo red staining disappeared...
  7. ncbi request reprint Promoter hypermethylation of tumor suppressor and tumor-related genes in non-small cell lung cancers
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Cancer Sci 94:589-92. 2003
    ..In addition, methylation of p16, RASSF1A and RUNX3 was mostly cancer-specific (P < 0.05), and may be utilized as a molecular diagnostic marker of NSCLCs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Frequent epigenetic silencing of the p16 gene in non-small cell lung cancers of tobacco smokers
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, 2 2 2 Iida nishi, Yamagata 990 9585, Japan
    Jpn J Cancer Res 93:1107-13. 2002
    ..05). These findings suggest that tobacco smoking leads to inactivation of the p16 gene mainly through the epigenetic mechanism, ultimately increasing the risk of NSCLC, especially the squamous cell histological type...
  9. ncbi request reprint Demethylation of the synuclein gamma gene CpG island in primary gastric cancers and gastric cancer cell lines
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 10:2447-51. 2004
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  10. doi request reprint New IASLC/ATS/ERS classification and invasive tumor size are predictive of disease recurrence in stage I lung adenocarcinoma
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Yamagata, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 8:612-8. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint Prognostic impact and initial recurrence site of lymphovascular and visceral pleural invasion in surgically resected stage I non-small-cell lung carcinoma
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Yamagata, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:e200-6. 2013
    ..This study aimed to analyse and validate the prognostic impact and effect of the initial recurrence site of lymphovascular and visceral pleural invasion (VPI) on survival outcomes for Stage I non-small-cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC)...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of HER2 immunohistochemical results using a monoclonal antibody (SV2-61γ) and a polyclonal antibody (for Dako HercepTest) in advanced gastric cancer
    Gen Tamura
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 62:513-7. 2012
    ..1% (11/73) using SV2-61γ and 23.3% (17/73) using Dako HercepTest. Thus, therapeutic decisions might be markedly influenced by the selection of antibody used in the HER2 test...
  13. doi request reprint Parathyroid carcinoma with anaplastic feature: association of a p53 gene mutation with anaplastic transformation
    Gen Tamura
    Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Aoyagi, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 59:107-10. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that the p53 gene mutation is associated with anaplastic transformation of parathyroid carcinoma...
  14. pmc Synchronous Double Malignant Tumors Consisting of Stomach and Hodgkin's Lymphoma with Collision between Gastric Adenocarcinoma and Hodgkin's Lymphoma in the Stomach
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Yamagata, Japan
    Case Rep Gastroenterol 6:797-802. 2012
    ..As a result, gastric adenocarcinoma and metastasis of Hodgkin's lymphoma were collided in the stomach. In conclusion, this case might be helpful in exploring the occurrence mechanism of tumor collision between lymphoma and carcinoma...
  15. ncbi request reprint Loss of phosphatase and tensin homolog protein expression is an independent poor prognostic marker in lung adenocarcinoma
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Yamagata, Yamagata, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 7:1513-21. 2012
    ..The prognostic role of PTEN in non-small-cell lung carcinoma has not been evaluated completely in the context of other molecular information...
  16. doi request reprint Peripheral T-cell lymphoma arising from an intraglandular lymph node in the parotid gland: a case report and literature review
    Naoki Yanagawa
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yamagata Prefectural Central Hospital, Yamagata, Japan
    Pathol Int 62:60-4. 2012
    ..In conclusion, Only 17 cases of primary T/NK-cell lymphoma of the salivary glands have been recorded until now, and the characteristics of these are not clear yet. Additional study is needed...