Fumiaki Imamura

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Novel circulating fatty acid patterns and risk of cardiovascular disease: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Department of Epidemiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:1252-61. 2012
  2. doi Invited commentary: dietary pattern analysis
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:1105-8; discussion 1109-10. 2011
  3. pmc Long-chain monounsaturated Fatty acids and incidence of congestive heart failure in 2 prospective cohorts
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Kresge 913C, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 127:1512-21, 1521e1-18. 2013
  4. pmc Trans-fatty acid consumption and heart rate variability in 2 separate cohorts of older and younger adults
    Luísa Soares-Miranda
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:728-38. 2012
  5. pmc Fatty acids in the de novo lipogenesis pathway and risk of coronary heart disease: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Jason H Y Wu
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:431-8. 2011
  6. pmc Generalizability of dietary patterns associated with incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1075-83. 2009
  7. pmc Risk factors for type 2 diabetes mellitus preceded by β-cell dysfunction, insulin resistance, or both in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:1418-29. 2013
  8. pmc Adherence to 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans is associated with a reduced progression of coronary artery atherosclerosis in women with established coronary artery disease
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Jean Meyer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:193-201. 2009
  9. pmc Rice consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease: results from a pooled analysis of 3 U.S. cohorts
    Isao Muraki
    From the Departments of Nutrition IM, HW, EBR, FBH, WCW, and QS, Epidemiology FL, EBR, FBH, and WCW, and Environmental Health FL, Harvard School of Public Health and Channing Division of Network Medicine FL, EBR, FBH, WCW, and QS, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, and the Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, United Kingdom FI
    Am J Clin Nutr 101:164-72. 2015
  10. pmc Circulating and dietary magnesium and risk of cardiovascular disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Liana C Del Gobbo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:160-73. 2013

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Novel circulating fatty acid patterns and risk of cardiovascular disease: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Department of Epidemiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:1252-61. 2012
    ..Complex interplays of diet and metabolism influence circulating fatty acids (FAs), possibly constituting FA patterns related to cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk...
  2. doi Invited commentary: dietary pattern analysis
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:1105-8; discussion 1109-10. 2011
    ..The authors briefly describe such differences to facilitate interpretation and applications of previous and future pattern studies...
  3. pmc Long-chain monounsaturated Fatty acids and incidence of congestive heart failure in 2 prospective cohorts
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Kresge 913C, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 127:1512-21, 1521e1-18. 2013
    ..However, potential cardiotoxicity in humans and contemporary dietary sources of LCMUFAs are unknown...
  4. pmc Trans-fatty acid consumption and heart rate variability in 2 separate cohorts of older and younger adults
    Luísa Soares-Miranda
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:728-38. 2012
    ..We determined whether total TFA consumption, as well as trans-18:1 and trans-18:2 TFA consumption, was independently associated with HRV in 2 independent cohorts in the United States and Portugal...
  5. pmc Fatty acids in the de novo lipogenesis pathway and risk of coronary heart disease: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Jason H Y Wu
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:431-8. 2011
    ..DNL could affect coronary heart disease (CHD) or sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) via generation of specific fatty acids. Whether these fatty acids are prospectively associated with SCA or other CHD events is unknown...
  6. pmc Generalizability of dietary patterns associated with incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1075-83. 2009
    ..Reduced rank regression (RRR) has been used to derive dietary pattern scores that predict linear combinations of disease biomarkers. The generalizability of these patterns to independent populations remains unknown...
  7. pmc Risk factors for type 2 diabetes mellitus preceded by β-cell dysfunction, insulin resistance, or both in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:1418-29. 2013
    ..In conclusion, among older adults, DM risk factors were differentially associated with DM preceded predominantly by IR or β-cell dysfunction. Biologic and clinical implications of putative subtypes of DM require further investigation...
  8. pmc Adherence to 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans is associated with a reduced progression of coronary artery atherosclerosis in women with established coronary artery disease
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Jean Meyer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:193-201. 2009
    ..A premise of the 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA) is chronic disease prevention...
  9. pmc Rice consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease: results from a pooled analysis of 3 U.S. cohorts
    Isao Muraki
    From the Departments of Nutrition IM, HW, EBR, FBH, WCW, and QS, Epidemiology FL, EBR, FBH, and WCW, and Environmental Health FL, Harvard School of Public Health and Channing Division of Network Medicine FL, EBR, FBH, WCW, and QS, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, and the Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, United Kingdom FI
    Am J Clin Nutr 101:164-72. 2015
    ..Health concerns have been raised about rice consumption, which may significantly contribute to arsenic exposure. However, little is known regarding whether habitual rice consumption is associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk...
  10. pmc Circulating and dietary magnesium and risk of cardiovascular disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Liana C Del Gobbo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:160-73. 2013
    ..However, whether or not circulating or dietary magnesium at usual concentrations or intakes influences the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), including fatal ischemic heart disease (IHD), is unclear...
  11. pmc Omega-3 fatty acids and incident type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jason H Y Wu
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, 665 Huntington Ave, Kresge Building 913, Boston MA 02115, USA
    Br J Nutr 107:S214-27. 2012
    ..Reasons for potential heterogeneity of effects, which could include true biologic heterogeneity, publication bias, or chance, deserve further investigation...
  12. pmc Assessing global dietary habits: a comparison of national estimates from the FAO and the Global Dietary Database
    Liana C Del Gobbo
    From the Departments of Nutrition LCDG, Epidemiology RM, PS, and DM, and Environmental Health MS and SSM, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA the Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, United Kingdom FI and the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Agricultural University of Athens, Athens, Greece RM
    Am J Clin Nutr 101:1038-46. 2015
    ..Nation-specific food balance sheets from the United Nations FAO provided the only available global dietary estimates but with uncertain validity...
  13. pmc Confounding by dietary patterns of the inverse association between alcohol consumption and type 2 diabetes risk
    Fumiaki Imamura
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging and the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:37-45. 2009
    ..The data suggest that alcohol intake, not dietary patterns associated with alcohol intake, is responsible for the observed inverse association with type 2 diabetes mellitus risk...
  14. pmc Fruit consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes: results from three prospective longitudinal cohort studies
    Isao Muraki
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 347:f5001. 2013
    ..To determine whether individual fruits are differentially associated with risk of type 2 diabetes...
  15. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis of methotrexate use and risk of cardiovascular disease
    Renata Micha
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:1362-70. 2011
    ..81, 95% CI 0.74 to 0.89). In conclusion, methotrexate use is associated with a lower risk for CVD in patients with chronic inflammation. These findings suggest that a direct treatment of inflammation may reduce CVD risk...
  16. pmc New diabetes diagnostic threshold of hemoglobin A(1c) and the 3-year incidence of retinopathy
    Yusuke Tsugawa
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes 61:3280-4. 2012
    ..We did not observe a threshold in the analysis of prevalent retinopathy. Our longitudinal results support the validity of the new hemoglobin A(1c) threshold of 6.5% or higher for diagnosing diabetes...