Kentaro Murakami

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ulster
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Serum adiponectin concentration in relation to macronutrient and food intake in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Coleraine, United Kingdom JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Tokyo, Japan Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Nutrition 29:1315-20. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Dietary glycemic index, but not glycemic load, is positively associated with serum homocysteine concentration in free-living young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Coleraine, United Kingdom JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science JSPS, Tokyo, Japan Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Nutr Res 34:25-30. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Higher intake of vitamin B-6 and dairy products and lower intake of green and oolong tea are independently associated with lower serum homocysteine concentration in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health, University of Ulster, Coleraine, United Kingdom
    Nutr Res 33:653-60. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood restaurant availability and frequency of eating out in relation to dietary intake in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 57:87-94. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Monetary cost of self-reported diet in relation to biomarker-based estimates of nutrient intake in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Public Health Nutr 12:1290-7. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Dietary intake of folate, vitamin B6, vitamin B12 and riboflavin and risk of Parkinson's disease: a case-control study in Japan
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Br J Nutr 104:757-64. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Neighbourhood food store availability in relation to 24 h urinary sodium and potassium excretion in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Br J Nutr 104:1043-50. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Neighborhood food store availability in relation to food intake in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 25:640-6. 2009
  9. doi request reprint No meaningful association of neighborhood food store availability with dietary intake, body mass index, or waist circumference in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Nutr Res 30:565-73. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Intake of water from foods, but not water from beverages, is related to lower body mass index and waist circumference in free-living humans [corrected]
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 24:925-32. 2008

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Serum adiponectin concentration in relation to macronutrient and food intake in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Coleraine, United Kingdom JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Tokyo, Japan Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Nutrition 29:1315-20. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the association between macronutrient and food intake and serum adiponectin concentration in a group of young Japanese women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dietary glycemic index, but not glycemic load, is positively associated with serum homocysteine concentration in free-living young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Coleraine, United Kingdom JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science JSPS, Tokyo, Japan Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Nutr Res 34:25-30. 2014
    ..40). To conclude, in a group of free-living young Japanese women, dietary GI, but not GL, was independently and positively associated with serum homocysteine concentration. ..
  3. doi request reprint Higher intake of vitamin B-6 and dairy products and lower intake of green and oolong tea are independently associated with lower serum homocysteine concentration in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health, University of Ulster, Coleraine, United Kingdom
    Nutr Res 33:653-60. 2013
    ..To conclude, in a group of young Japanese women, higher intake of vitamin B-6 and dairy products and lower intake of green and oolong tea were independently associated with lower serum homocysteine concentration. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood restaurant availability and frequency of eating out in relation to dietary intake in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 57:87-94. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Monetary cost of self-reported diet in relation to biomarker-based estimates of nutrient intake in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Public Health Nutr 12:1290-7. 2009
    ..The present cross-sectional study examined the association between monetary costs of self-reported diet and biomarker-based estimates of nutrient intake...
  6. doi request reprint Dietary intake of folate, vitamin B6, vitamin B12 and riboflavin and risk of Parkinson's disease: a case-control study in Japan
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Br J Nutr 104:757-64. 2010
    ..23, 0.99), respectively (P for trend = 0.10). In conclusion, in the present case-control study in Japan, low intake of vitamin B6, but not of folate, vitamin B12 or riboflavin, was independently associated with an increased risk of PD...
  7. doi request reprint Neighbourhood food store availability in relation to 24 h urinary sodium and potassium excretion in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Br J Nutr 104:1043-50. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Neighborhood food store availability in relation to food intake in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 25:640-6. 2009
    ..This cross-sectional study examined the association between neighborhood food-store availability and individual food intake in a group of young Japanese women...
  9. doi request reprint No meaningful association of neighborhood food store availability with dietary intake, body mass index, or waist circumference in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Nutr Res 30:565-73. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Intake of water from foods, but not water from beverages, is related to lower body mass index and waist circumference in free-living humans [corrected]
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 24:925-32. 2008
    ..We examined the associations of intake of water from beverages and intake of water from foods with body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference in free-living humans consuming self-selected diets...
  11. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of under- and over-reporters of energy intake among young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 58:253-62. 2012
    ..Particularly, perceived weight status was associated with under-reporting of energy intake, independent of actual weight status...
  12. ncbi request reprint An energy-dense diet is cross-sectionally associated with an increased risk of overweight in male children, but not in female children, male adolescents, or female adolescents in Japan: the Ryukyus Child Health Study
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Nutr Res 32:486-94. 2012
    ..In conclusion, this large cross-sectional study in Japan suggests that an energy-dense diet is associated with an increased risk of overweight in male children, but not in female children, male adolescents, or female adolescents...
  13. doi request reprint Associations of dietary glycaemic index and glycaemic load with food and nutrient intake and general and central obesity in British adults
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine BT52 1SA, UK
    Br J Nutr 110:2047-57. 2013
    ..In conclusion, we found independent positive associations of dietary GI and GL with general and central obesity in British adults...
  14. ncbi request reprint Self-reported rate of eating and risk of overweight in Japanese children: Ryukyus Child Health Study
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 58:247-52. 2012
    ..0001). In conclusion, this large cross-sectional study in Japan showed that a higher rate of eating was independently positively associated with an increasing risk of overweight in children and adolescents...
  15. doi request reprint Neighborhood socioeconomic status in relation to dietary intake and insulin resistance syndrome in female Japanese dietetic students
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 26:508-14. 2010
    ..This cross-sectional study examined the association of neighborhood socioeconomic status (SES) with dietary intake and a summary score of the insulin resistance syndrome (IRS) in a group of young Japanese women...
  16. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic index is inversely associated with the risk of Parkinson's disease: a case-control study in Japan
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 26:515-21. 2010
    ..We conducted a hospital-based case-control study in Japan to examine associations between dietary GI and GL and other dietary carbohydrate variables, including intake of available carbohydrate and dietary fiber, and PD...
  17. doi request reprint The degree of misreporting of the energy-adjusted intake of protein, potassium, and sodium does not differ among under-, acceptable, and over-reporters of energy intake
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Nutr Res 32:741-50. 2012
    ..In conclusion, these findings may lend support to the usefulness of adjustment for energy misreporting and the futility of merely excluding energy misreporters from analysis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Fish and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake and depressive symptoms: Ryukyus Child Health Study
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Pediatrics 126:e623-30. 2010
    ..Epidemiologic evidence on the role of fish and long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake on depression during adolescence is sparse...
  19. doi request reprint Characteristics of under- and over-reporters of energy intake among Japanese children and adolescents: The Ryukyus Child Health Study
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 28:532-8. 2012
    ..We examined the characteristics of under- and over-reporters of energy intake in Japanese children and adolescents...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage is associated with higher ratio of 24-hour urinary sodium to potassium in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Hongo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1606-11. 2009
    ..15, 3.35, 3.29, and 3.41, respectively; P for trend 0.04). Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage was associated with higher ratio of 24-hour urinary sodium to potassium in young Japanese women...
  21. pmc Dietary total antioxidant capacity from different assays in relation to serum C-reactive protein among young Japanese women
    Satomi Kobayashi
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutr J 11:91. 2012
    ..We examined the association between dietary TAC and serum CRP concentration in young Japanese women using different four TAC assays...
  22. ncbi request reprint Associations of eating frequency with adiposity measures, blood lipid profiles and blood pressure in British children and adolescents
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine BT52 1SA, UK
    Br J Nutr 111:2176-83. 2014
    ..In conclusion, a higher EF is associated with lower total cholesterol and LDL-cholesterol concentrations in children but with a higher BMI z-score in adolescents...
  23. doi request reprint Dietary folate, riboflavin, vitamin B-6, and vitamin B-12 and depressive symptoms in early adolescence: the Ryukyus Child Health Study
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Psychosom Med 72:763-8. 2010
    ..To examine the association between dietary folate, riboflavin, vitamin B-6, and vitamin B-12 and depressive symptoms in a group of adolescents...
  24. doi request reprint Estimation of caffeine intake in Japanese adults using 16 d weighed diet records based on a food composition database newly developed for Japanese populations
    Mai Yamada
    Department of International Health, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Public Health Nutr 13:663-72. 2010
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  25. pmc Comparability of weighed dietary records and a self-administered diet history questionnaire for estimating monetary cost of dietary energy
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Health Insights 1:35-43. 2008
    ..64 for women and 0.51 for men. These data indicate reasonable comparability of monetary cost of dietary energy across DR and a DHQ as well as usefulness of a single administration of the DHQ for estimating monetary cost of dietary energy...
  26. doi request reprint Dietary patterns in infancy and their associations with maternal socio-economic and lifestyle factors among 758 Japanese mother-child pairs: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Hitomi Okubo
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Department of Public Health, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Matern Child Nutr 10:213-25. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the mother's socio-economic position and dietary patterns were associated with the dietary patterns of infants in the Japanese pairs as observed in the Western populations...
  27. doi request reprint Dietary intake and depressive symptoms: a systematic review of observational studies
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Mol Nutr Food Res 54:471-88. 2010
    ..Further evidence from well-designed observational studies is required to confirm or refute the association between dietary intake and depressive symptoms in free-living settings...
  28. doi request reprint Dietary glycaemic index and glycaemic load in relation to food and nutrient intake and indices of body fatness in British children and adolescents
    Kentaro Murakami
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine BT52 1SA, UK
    Br J Nutr 110:1512-23. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, given no associations when body fatness measures were treated as continuous variables, the results must be interpreted cautiously...
  29. ncbi request reprint Dietary glycemic index is associated with decreased premenstrual symptoms in young Japanese women
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 24:554-61. 2008
    ..In this observational cross-sectional study, we investigated associations between dietary GI and other dietary carbohydrates and premenstrual symptoms...
  30. pmc Monetary Diet Cost is Associated with not only Favorable but also Unfavorable Aspects of Diet in Pregnant Japanese Women: The Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Health Insights 3:27-35. 2009
    ....