K Tanaka

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Structurally altered Evi-1 protein generated in the 3q21q26 syndrome
    S Ogawa
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Oncogene 13:183-91. 1996
  2. pmc EWS-Fli1 antisense oligodeoxynucleotide inhibits proliferation of human Ewing's sarcoma and primitive neuroectodermal tumor cells
    K Tanaka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Clin Invest 99:239-47. 1997
  3. pmc Downregulation and forced expression of EWS-Fli1 fusion gene results in changes in the expression of G(1)regulatory genes
    Y Matsumoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Br J Cancer 84:768-75. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint H-ras oncogene mutation in dedifferentiated liposarcoma. Polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis
    A Sakamoto
    Departments of Anatomic Pathology, Pathological Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Clin Pathol 115:235-42. 2001
  5. pmc The effects of caffeine on ATP-sensitive K(+) channels in smooth muscle cells from pig urethra
    N Teramoto
    Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi Ward, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Br J Pharmacol 131:505-13. 2000
  6. doi request reprint VDR gene polymorphisms, interaction with smoking and risk of periodontal disease in Japanese women: the Kyushu Okinawa maternal and child health study
    K Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Scand J Immunol 78:371-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Lack of association of dairy food, calcium, and vitamin D intake with the risk of Parkinson's disease: a case-control study in Japan
    Y Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, 814 0180, Japan
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:112-6. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Innervation of the lumbar facet joints. Origins and functions
    K Suseki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:477-85. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and severity of angiographically determined coronary artery disease in Japanese men and women
    Y Liu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 156:177-83. 2001
  10. pmc V domain of human SLAM (CDw150) is essential for its function as a measles virus receptor
    N Ono
    Department of Virology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
    J Virol 75:1594-600. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Structurally altered Evi-1 protein generated in the 3q21q26 syndrome
    S Ogawa
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Oncogene 13:183-91. 1996
    ..Our results strongly support that the primary target for the 3q21q26 syndrome is the Evi-1 gene, and provide the first evidence that the structurally altered Evi-1 gene may be involved in the 3q21q26 syndrome...
  2. pmc EWS-Fli1 antisense oligodeoxynucleotide inhibits proliferation of human Ewing's sarcoma and primitive neuroectodermal tumor cells
    K Tanaka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Clin Invest 99:239-47. 1997
    ....
  3. pmc Downregulation and forced expression of EWS-Fli1 fusion gene results in changes in the expression of G(1)regulatory genes
    Y Matsumoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Br J Cancer 84:768-75. 2001
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint H-ras oncogene mutation in dedifferentiated liposarcoma. Polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis
    A Sakamoto
    Departments of Anatomic Pathology, Pathological Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Clin Pathol 115:235-42. 2001
    ..Our results seem to suggest that the H-ras mutation is a relatively uncommon event in dedifferentiated liposarcoma, which may demonstrate an epiphenomenon of dedifferentiation in dedifferentiated liposarcoma...
  5. pmc The effects of caffeine on ATP-sensitive K(+) channels in smooth muscle cells from pig urethra
    N Teramoto
    Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi Ward, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Br J Pharmacol 131:505-13. 2000
    ..These results suggest that caffeine can inhibit the activity of K(ATP) channels through a direct blocking effect on the pore-forming Kir subunit...
  6. doi request reprint VDR gene polymorphisms, interaction with smoking and risk of periodontal disease in Japanese women: the Kyushu Okinawa maternal and child health study
    K Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Scand J Immunol 78:371-7. 2013
    ..Our results indicated that VDR SNP rs731236 might be associated with periodontal disease. In addition, we present new evidence for a biological interaction between VDR SNP rs7975232 and smoking that affects periodontal disease. ..
  7. doi request reprint Lack of association of dairy food, calcium, and vitamin D intake with the risk of Parkinson's disease: a case-control study in Japan
    Y Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, 814 0180, Japan
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:112-6. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that intake of dairy products, calcium, and vitamin D was not related to PD, regardless of sex. However, such null relationships might be a consequence of PD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Innervation of the lumbar facet joints. Origins and functions
    K Suseki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:477-85. 1997
    ..Inguinal and/or anterior thigh pain with lower lumbar facet joint lesions may be explained as referred pain...
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and severity of angiographically determined coronary artery disease in Japanese men and women
    Y Liu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 156:177-83. 2001
    ..These associations with alcohol use did not change after adjustment for known coronary risk factors. The present findings add to evidence that alcohol drinking confers protection against coronary atherosclerosis...
  10. pmc V domain of human SLAM (CDw150) is essential for its function as a measles virus receptor
    N Ono
    Department of Virology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
    J Virol 75:1594-600. 2001
    ..These results indicate that the V domain of human SLAM is necessary and sufficient to interact with the MV H protein and allow MV entry...
  11. ncbi request reprint beta-catenin nuclear expression correlates with cyclin D1 overexpression in sporadic desmoid tumours
    T Saito
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Pathol 195:222-8. 2001
    ..In addition, beta-catenin mutations in desmoid tumours occurred at an unusually wide range of sites within the gene...
  12. doi request reprint Active and passive smoking and risk of Parkinson's disease
    K Tanaka
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Acta Neurol Scand 122:377-82. 2010
    ..To assess the association between active and passive smoking and the risk of Parkinson's disease (PD), a case-control study with 249 PD patients and 369 controls was carried out in Japan...
  13. doi request reprint Parental employment, income, education and allergic disorders in children: a prebirth cohort study in Japan
    Y Miyake
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:756-61. 2012
    ..Epidemiological evidence on the relationship between socio-economic status and allergic disorders has been inconsistent...
  14. ncbi request reprint Obesity, body fat distribution and coronary atherosclerosis among Japanese men and women
    K Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:191-7. 2001
    ..To investigate the relation of the obesity and body-fat distribution with angiographically defined coronary atherosclerosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Chronic effects of methylmercury on the cerebral function in rats
    J Shigematsu
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Neurological Institute, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, 812 8582, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 182:69-75. 2000
    ..This finding suggests that LCGU is a sensitive method for detecting the subclinical cerebral dysfunction caused by long-term and small-dose MMC intoxication in the rat brain...
  16. ncbi request reprint H-ras oncogene mutation in dedifferentiated chondrosarcoma: polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis
    A Sakamoto
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Pathological Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Mod Pathol 14:343-9. 2001
    ..068). Our results would seem to suggest that H-ras mutation may occur during the course of dedifferentiation and may also have some effect on malignant potential...
  17. ncbi request reprint Association between breastfeeding and allergic disorders in Japanese children
    K Tanaka
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:513-8. 2010
    ..Data on the association between breastfeeding and allergies are conflicting...
  18. ncbi request reprint Induction of the measles virus receptor SLAM (CD150) on monocytes
    H Minagawa
    Department of Virology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Gen Virol 82:2913-7. 2001
    ..Anti-SLAM monoclonal antibodies efficiently blocked infection of activated monocytes with a wild-type strain of MV. These results indicate that SLAM is readily induced and acts as a monocyte receptor for MV...
  19. doi request reprint Dairy food, calcium and vitamin D intake and prevalence of allergic disorders in pregnant Japanese women
    Y Miyake
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:255-61. 2012
    ..Epidemiological evidence for the associations between intake of dairy products, calcium and vitamin D and allergic disorders has been inconsistent...
  20. ncbi request reprint Application of in situ hybridization technique for quantitative assessment of ongoing symptomatic Epstein-Barr virus infection after living related liver transplantation
    H Egawa
    Department of Transplanation Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan
    Clin Transplant 12:116-22. 1998
    ..We conclude that #EBER1 could be a specific and quantitative marker of EBVD and might predict progression to LPD...
  21. doi request reprint Consumption of vegetables, fruit, and antioxidants during pregnancy and wheeze and eczema in infants
    Y Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka
    Allergy 65:758-65. 2010
    ..We investigated the association between maternal intake of vegetables, fruit, and selected antioxidants during pregnancy and the risk of wheeze and eczema in the offspring aged 16-24 months...
  22. doi request reprint GST polymorphisms, interaction with smoking and pesticide use, and risk for Parkinson's disease in a Japanese population
    C Kiyohara
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 16:447-52. 2010
    ..Future studies involving larger control and case populations and better pesticide exposure histories will undoubtedly lead to a more thorough understanding of the role of the GST polymorphisms in PD development...
  23. doi request reprint Case-control study of eczema in relation to IL4Rα genetic polymorphisms in Japanese women: The Kyushu Okinawa Maternal and Child Health Study
    Y Miyake
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, 814 0180 Fukuoka, Japan
    Scand J Immunol 77:413-8. 2013
    ..This is the first study to demonstrate significant associations between IL4Rα SNPs rs1805011 and rs1805015 and eczema. We do not find evidence for interactions affecting eczema between IL4Rα SNPs and smoking...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sensory innervation to the anterior portion of lumbar intervertebral disc
    T Morinaga
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 21:1848-51. 1996
    ..These results appear to explain the reason why patients with lower lumbar disc lesions sometimes complain of inguinal pain corresponding to the L1-L2 dermatome...
  25. doi request reprint Dairy food, calcium and vitamin D intake in pregnancy, and wheeze and eczema in infants
    Y Miyake
    Dept of Public Health Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Eur Respir J 35:1228-34. 2010
    ..98), respectively). Higher consumption of calcium and dairy foods other than yoghurt during pregnancy may reduce the risk of infantile wheeze. Higher vitamin D intake during pregnancy may be protective against childhood wheeze and eczema...
  26. ncbi request reprint Secondary malignant giant-cell tumour of bone: molecular abnormalities of p53 and H-ras gene correlated with malignant transformation
    Y Oda
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3-1-1 Maidashi, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
    Histopathology 39:629-37. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Our results suggest that multiple oncogene or tumour suppressor gene mutations may play an important role during malignant transformation in conventional giant-cell tumours...
  27. ncbi request reprint Low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma versus low-grade myxofibrosarcoma in the extremities and trunk. A comparison of clinicopathological and immunohistochemical features
    Y Oda
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Histopathology 45:29-38. 2004
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Dietary intake of antioxidant vitamins and risk of Parkinson's disease: a case-control study in Japan
    Y Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka Department of Public Health, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Neurol 18:106-13. 2011
    ..We investigated the relationship between dietary intake of selected antioxidant vitamins, vegetables and fruit and the risk of PD in Japan using data from a multicenter hospital-based case-control study...
  29. ncbi request reprint In vivo transfer of hepatocyte growth factor gene accelerates proliferation of hepatic oval cells in a 2-acetylaminofluorene/partial hepatectomy model in rats
    G Shiota
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Yonago, Japan
    FEBS Lett 470:325-30. 2000
    ..Our results suggest that in vivo transfer of the HGF gene into liver accelerates proliferation of hepatic oval cells in the Solt-Farber model in rats...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relationship between polymorphisms in IL4 and asthma in Japanese women: the Kyushu Okinawa Maternal and Child Health Study
    Y Miyake
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 23:242-7. 2013
    ..Epidemiological evidence of the relationship between single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in IL4 and asthma is inconsistent...
  31. ncbi request reprint Weaning of immunosuppression in living donor liver transplant recipients
    M Takatsuki
    Department of Transplantation and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54 Kawara-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan
    Transplantation 72:449-54. 2001
    ....
  32. doi request reprint ADAM33 polymorphisms, smoking and asthma in Japanese women: the Kyushu Okinawa Maternal and Child Health Study
    Y Miyake
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:974-9. 2012
    ..Multiple A disintegrin and metalloprotease 33 (ADAM33) single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) have been shown to be associated with asthma, but results have been inconsistent...
  33. doi request reprint Fatty acid intake and asthma symptoms in Japanese children: the Ryukyus Child Health Study
    Y Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 38:1644-50. 2008
    ..It has been hypothesized that increased consumption of n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids and decreased consumption of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids have contributed to the recent increased prevalence of asthma...
  34. ncbi request reprint Heterooligomer of type 1 and type 2 inositol 1, 4, 5-trisphosphate receptor expressed in rat liver membrane fraction exists as tetrameric complex
    H Onoue
    Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 267:928-33. 2000
    ..Thus we conclude tetramer is the native form of heterooligomer composed of IP(3)R1 and IP(3)R2...
  35. ncbi request reprint Occult hepatitis B virus infection in HBs antigen-negative hepatocellular carcinoma in a Japanese population: involvement of HBx and p53
    G Shiota
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Yonago, Japan
    J Med Virol 62:151-8. 2000
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Small GTP-binding protein, Rho, both increased and decreased cellular motility, activation of matrix metalloproteinase 2 and invasion of human osteosarcoma cells
    Y Matsumoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
    Jpn J Cancer Res 92:429-38. 2001
    ..In conclusion, we suggest that Rho has a dual effect on the invasion of osteosarcoma cells by modulating the motility, the ability to degrade ECM and tyrosine phosphorylation of FAK...
  37. doi request reprint Breastfeeding and the risk of wheeze and asthma in Japanese infants: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Y Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:490-6. 2008
    ..The present prospective study showed no statistically significant relationship between breastfeeding duration and the risk of wheeze or asthma in Japanese infants...
  38. ncbi request reprint Primary leiomyosarcoma of the patella
    S Inoue
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyusyu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 30:530-3. 2001
    ..We report on a case of primary leiomyosarcoma of the patella in a 59-year-old woman. To our knowledge, this is the first report of this rare tumor in a bone where malignant lesions rarely occur...
  39. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for biliary atresia associated with malignant hepatic tumors
    Y Tatekawa
    Department of Transplantation and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 36:436-9. 2001
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Serum testosterone:estradiol ratio and the development of hepatocellular carcinoma among male cirrhotic patients
    K Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Res 60:5106-10. 2000
    ..These results indicate that elevated serum testosterone, together with decreased serum estrogens, may promote the development of HCC in cirrhosis...
  41. pmc Inhibition of angiogenesis, tumour growth and experimental metastasis of human fibrosarcoma cells HT1080 by a multimeric form of the laminin sequence Tyr-Ile-Gly-Ser-Arg (YIGSR)
    Y Iwamoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Br J Cancer 73:589-95. 1996
    ..It was concluded that the multimeric YIGSR-containing peptide, Ac-Y16, inhibits angiogenesis, tumour growth and experimental metastasis more than the monomeric form and that it is active when administered i.p., iv. and s.c...
  42. ncbi request reprint Biochemical and biophysical alterations of lipoprotein after liver transplantation from a living related donor. A biochemical and proton NMR study
    S Iwata
    Second Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan
    Res Exp Med (Berl) 194:313-20. 1994
    ..It is suggested that proton NMR analysis can provide information about the biophysical changes in lipoprotein associated with liver transplantation...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cancer occurrence among dyestuff workers exposed to aromatic amines. A long term follow-up study
    S Naito
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer 76:1445-52. 1995
    ..Although the occupational exposure to some aromatic amines is recognized to cause bladder carcinoma, the long term effect of such exposure on the risk for disease, including other malignant tumors, remains unknown...
  44. ncbi request reprint High-dose vitamin C therapy for inclusion body myositis
    T Yamada
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi 92:99-104. 2001
    ..The efficiency of high-dose vitamin C therapy for inclusion body myositis (IBM) was assessed...
  45. doi request reprint Active and passive smoking and prevalence of periodontal disease in young Japanese women
    K Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Periodontal Res 48:600-5. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships between active smoking and exposure to second-hand smoke at home and at work and the prevalence of periodontal disease among young Japanese women...
  46. ncbi request reprint Large-dose ascorbic acid administration suppresses the development of arthritis in adjuvant-infected rats
    A Sakai
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 119:121-6. 1999
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Modular arrangement of cartilage- and neural tissue-specific cis-elements in the mouse alpha2(XI) collagen promoter
    N Tsumaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Medical School, Suita 565 0871, Japan
    J Biol Chem 273:22861-4. 1998
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Suppression of transthyretin expression by ribozymes: a possible therapy for familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy
    K Tanaka
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3-1-1 Maidashi, Higashi-ku, 812-8582, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 183:79-84. 2001
    ..These ribozymes also reduced the amounts of TTR mRNA and protein in HepG2 cells and COS-1 cells transfected with TTR-E61K cDNA. Ribozymes might be studied further as a potential treatment for FAP...
  49. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for subtypes of cerebral infarction in a general population: the Hisayama study
    Y Tanizaki
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Stroke 31:2616-22. 2000
    ..We estimated the incidence of first-ever cerebral infarction in regard to its subtypes and analyzed their risk factors separately in a community-based prospective cohort study in Japan...
  50. pmc The involvement of L-type Ca(2+) channels in the relaxant effects of the ATP-sensitive K(+) channel opener ZD6169 on pig urethral smooth muscle
    N Teramoto
    Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Br J Pharmacol 134:1505-15. 2001
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Multiple intramuscular metastases 15 years after radical nephrectomy in a patient with stage IV renal cell carcinoma
    R Nabeyama
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3-1-1 Maidashi, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 6:189-92. 2001
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Population pharmacokinetics of tacrolimus in adult recipients receiving living-donor liver transplantation
    S Fukatsu
    Department of Pharmacy, Kyoto University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 57:479-84. 2001
    ..The estimated population pharmacokinetic parameters can be applied for a priori dosage calculations in adult patients with LDLT...
  53. ncbi request reprint The measles virus hemagglutinin downregulates the cellular receptor SLAM (CD150)
    K Tanaka
    Department of Virology, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Arch Virol 147:195-203. 2002
    ..Thus, the measles virus hemagglutinin can induce downregulation of SLAM in cells either expressing or coming in contact with it...
  54. ncbi request reprint Intracerebroventricular administration of NMDA-R1 antisense oligodeoxynucleotide significantly alters the activity of ventral tegmental area dopamine neurons: an electrophysiological study
    K Tajiri
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Toyama, Japan
    Synapse 40:275-81. 2001
    ....
  55. pmc E-cadherin gene mutations frequently occur in synovial sarcoma as a determinant of histological features
    T Saito
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Pathol 159:2117-24. 2001
    ..Thus, E-cadherin gene mutation may be one of the determinants of histological subtype in synovial sarcoma...
  56. ncbi request reprint Differential distribution of ionic channels and muscarinic receptors at the cat tracheal neuromuscular junction
    K Tanaka
    Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Auton Neurosci 84:30-9. 2000
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint [A case of paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration with resting tremor]
    T Kurokawa
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8582, Japan
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 41:24-30. 2001
    ..The feature of this case is a PCD with resting tremor of frequency of 3-4 Hz and negative link to HLA-A24 in Japanese...
  58. ncbi request reprint Adult-onset leukoencephalopathy with vanishing white matter with a missense mutation in EIF2B5
    H Ohtake
    Department of Neurology, Brain Research Institute, Faculty of Medicine, Niigata University, Japan
    Neurology 62:1601-3. 2004
    ..MRI revealed diffuse white matter hyperintensity on T2-weighted images accompanied by hypointense areas on fluid-attenuated inversion recovery images. A homozygous missense mutation was identified in EIF2B5...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Specific inhibition of thrombin activity during cardiopulmonary bypass reduces ischemia-reperfusion injury of the lung]
    K Tanaka
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Research Institute of Angiocardiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi 92:7-20. 2001
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy use and risk of endometrial cancer in Japanese women
    H Mizunuma
    Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Gunma, Japan
    Climacteric 4:293-8. 2001
    ..425 (CI 0.086-2.113). These results indicate that the addition of a progestin should be considered for reducing the risk of endometrial cancer in Japanese women...
  61. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with anxiety, depression and suicide ideation in female outpatients with SLE in Japan
    R Ishikura
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Ken, Japan
    Clin Rheumatol 20:394-400. 2001
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Influence of femoral lengthening on hip joint space in posttraumatic femoral shortening
    S C Hung
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Orthop Scand 68:541-4. 1997
    ..03). Our findings indicate that femoral lengthening for posttraumatic femoral shortening should be done as early as possible to prevent the development of joint space narrowing during the lengthening procedure...
  63. ncbi request reprint Role of hypertension, dyslipidemia and diabetes mellitus in the development of coronary atherosclerosis in Japan
    M Washio
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Postgraduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn Circ J 65:731-7. 2001
    ..These results indicate that in Japan DM, low HDL-C and hypertriglyceridemia may be more important CAD risk factors than hypercholesterolemia...
  64. ncbi request reprint Sensory innervation of the dorsal portion of the lumbar intervertebral disc in rats
    S Ohtori
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 24:2295-9. 1999
    ..In contrast, those from the L3-L6 dorsal root ganglia may innervate the dorsal portion of the L5-L6 disc through the sinuvertebral nerves...
  65. ncbi request reprint Administration of opiate receptor antagonist inhibits mucosal atrophy of the gut in fasting rats
    S Yoshida
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Kurume University, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    J Surg Res 93:177-81. 2000
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the opiate mu receptor antagonist naloxone would prevent atrophy of the gut in 24-h-fasted rats...
  66. ncbi request reprint [Surgical techniques for vascular reconstruction of the portal vein and hepatic artery in living-donor liver transplantation]
    H Egawa
    Department of Transplantation Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Nippon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 102:798-804. 2001
    ..The fishmouth technique or funnelization technique can be used for anastomoses with a significant size mismatch, and an autoarterial graft is used when arteries do not reach each other...
  67. ncbi request reprint Bony entrapment of ulnar nerve after closed forearm fracture: a case report
    H Hirasawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 12:122-5. 2004
    ..The patient achieved complete recovery of sensory and motor functions 4 months after the surgery...
  68. doi request reprint Maternal fat consumption during pregnancy and risk of wheeze and eczema in Japanese infants aged 16-24 months: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Y Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Thorax 64:815-21. 2009
    ..This prospective study examined the association between maternal intake of specific types of fatty acids, cholesterol, fish and meat during pregnancy and the risk of wheeze and eczema in the offspring...
  69. pmc Fission yeast Rep2 is a putative transcriptional activator subunit for the cell cycle 'start' function of Res2-Cdc10
    N Nakashima
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Tokyo, Faculty of Medicine, Japan
    EMBO J 14:4794-802. 1995
    ..Our data suggest that Rep2 is a transcriptional activator subunit which interacts with the MCB binding subunit complex formed by Res2 and Cdc10...
  70. pmc NEDD8 recruits E2-ubiquitin to SCF E3 ligase
    T Kawakami
    Department of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    EMBO J 20:4003-12. 2001
    ..This recruitment requires thioester linkage of Ub to Ubc4. Our findings indicate that the NEDD8-modifying system accelerates the formation of the E2-E3 complex, which stimulates protein polyubiquitylation...
  71. ncbi request reprint Importance of DNA repair in carcinogenesis: evidence from transgenic and gene targeting studies
    T Ishikawa
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, 113 0033, Tokyo, Japan
    Mutat Res 477:41-9. 2001
    ..These studies, thus, provided convincing evidence that XPA mice are also sensitive to carcinogenesis in organs other than the skin...