Experts and Doctors on humans in Sendai, Miyagi, Japan

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Locale: Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
Topic: humans

Top Publications

  1. Takahashi K, Totsune K, Sone M, Murakami O, Satoh F, Arihara Z, et al. Regional distribution of urocortin-like immunoreactivity and expression of urocortin mRNA in the human brain. Peptides. 1998;19:643-7 pubmed
    ..RT-PCR showed that UCN mRNA was expressed in every region of brain examined. These findings indicated that UCN and UCN mRNA were widely expressed in the human brain. ..
  2. Asao H, Okuyama C, Kumaki S, Ishii N, Tsuchiya S, Foster D, et al. Cutting edge: the common gamma-chain is an indispensable subunit of the IL-21 receptor complex. J Immunol. 2001;167:1-5 pubmed
    ..The chemical cross-linking study reveals the direct binding of IL-21 to the gamma(c). These data clearly demonstrate that the gamma(c) is an indispensable subunit of the functional IL-21R complex. ..
  3. Mori K, Furusawa T, Okubo T, Inoue T, Ikawa S, Yanai N, et al. Genome structure and differential expression of two isoforms of a novel PDZ-containing myosin (MysPDZ) (Myo18A). J Biochem. 2003;133:405-13 pubmed
    ..Interestingly, MysPDZalpha was detected in mature but not in immature macrophages, and its level increased after the induction of differentiation of M1 cells, suggesting a functional role of PDZ-containing myosin in macrophages. ..
  4. Miki Y, Suzuki T, Kitada K, Yabuki N, Shibuya R, Moriya T, et al. Expression of the steroid and xenobiotic receptor and its possible target gene, organic anion transporting polypeptide-A, in human breast carcinoma. Cancer Res. 2006;66:535-42 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that SXR/hPXR and its target gene, such as OATP-A, may play important roles in the biology of human breast cancers. ..
  5. Kikuchi K, Kobayashi H, O goshi K, Tagami H. Impairment of skin barrier function is not inherent in atopic dermatitis patients: a prospective study conducted in newborns. Pediatr Dermatol. 2006;23:109-13 pubmed
    ..Therefore, we concluded that the barrier impairment found in atopic dermatitis is not inherent but represents a phenomenon secondary to dermatitic skin changes. ..
  6. Kumamoto H, Ooya K. Immunohistochemical detection of BH3-only proteins in ameloblastic tumors. Oral Dis. 2008;14:550-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Distinctive expression patterns of these BH3-only proteins in ameloblastoma variants suggest that the BH3-only proteins might be involved in tumor cell differentiation of ameloblastomas. ..
  7. Shiku H, Yamakawa T, Nashimoto Y, Takahashi Y, Torisawa Y, Yasukawa T, et al. A microfluidic dual capillary probe to collect messenger RNA from adherent cells and spheroids. Anal Biochem. 2009;385:138-42 pubmed publisher
    ..This method realizes the sensitivity of mRNA at the single cell level and the identification of the cell types on the basis of the relative gene expression profiles. ..
  8. Ito C. Histamine H3-receptor inverse agonists as novel antipsychotics. Cent Nerv Syst Agents Med Chem. 2009;9:132-6 pubmed
    ..Therefore, selective non-imidazole H3-receptor inverse agonists can be considered as novel antipsychotics that may improve refractory SZ. ..
  9. Yasui D, Asayama K, Ohkubo T, Kikuya M, Kanno A, Hara A, et al. Stroke risk in treated hypertension based on home blood pressure: the Ohasama study. Am J Hypertens. 2010;23:508-14 pubmed publisher
    ..01, casual BP: trend P < 0.01). The results suggest a strong association between elevated home BP and increased risk of stroke. Home BP is a better tool to assess stroke risk, especially in treated hypertensives. ..

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  1. Abiko Y, Sato T, Mayanagi G, Takahashi N. Profiling of subgingival plaque biofilm microflora from periodontally healthy subjects and from subjects with periodontitis using quantitative real-time PCR. J Periodontal Res. 2010;45:389-95 pubmed publisher
    ..The aims of the present study were to quantify the proportions of nine periodontitis-associated bacterial species and four Streptococcus species in subgingival plaque, and to evaluate their relationship with periodontitis quantitatively...
  2. Kanaya S, Nemoto E, Ebe Y, Somerman M, Shimauchi H. Elevated extracellular calcium increases fibroblast growth factor-2 gene and protein expression levels via a cAMP/PKA dependent pathway in cementoblasts. Bone. 2010;47:564-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Understanding the pathway regulating key genes involved in modulating the regeneration of oral tissues will assist in designing regenerative therapies based on reliable biological principles. ..
  3. Iwasaki W, Tsuda M, Kawata M. Genetic and environmental factors affecting cryptic variations in gene regulatory networks. BMC Evol Biol. 2013;13:91 pubmed publisher
  4. Wang H, Cai Z, Yang F, Luo J, Satoh M, Arai Y, et al. Enhanced antitumor efficacy of integrin-targeted oncolytic adenovirus AxdAdB3-F/RGD on bladder cancer. Urology. 2014;83:508.e13-9 pubmed publisher
    ..E1A and E1B double-restricted oncolytic adenovirus with RGD fiber modification has enhanced infectivity and oncolytic effects to CAR-deficient bladder cancers, suggesting the therapeutic potential of AxdAdB3-F/RGD for bladder cancers. ..
  5. Suzuki R, Nemoto E, Shimauchi H. Cyclic tensile force up-regulates BMP-2 expression through MAP kinase and COX-2/PGE2 signaling pathways in human periodontal ligament cells. Exp Cell Res. 2014;323:232-41 pubmed publisher
  6. Katagiri H, Kushida Y, Nojima M, Kuroda Y, Wakao S, Ishida K, et al. A Distinct Subpopulation of Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells, Muse Cells, Directly Commit to the Replacement of Liver Components. Am J Transplant. 2016;16:468-83 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that Muse cells are the predominant population of BM-MSCs that are capable of replacing major liver components during liver regeneration. ..
  7. Hishinuma E, Akai F, Narita Y, Maekawa M, Yamaguchi H, Mano N, et al. Functional characterization of 21 allelic variants of dihydropyrimidinase. Biochem Pharmacol. 2017;143:118-128 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, detection of DPYS genetic polymorphisms might facilitate the prediction severe adverse effects of fluoropyrimidine-based treatments. ..
  8. Kawagishi J, Kumabe T, Yoshimoto T, Yamamoto T. Structure, organization, and transcription units of the human alpha-platelet-derived growth factor receptor gene, PDGFRA. Genomics. 1995;30:224-32 pubmed
    ..This region also contains potential sites for AP-1, AP-2, Oct-1, Oct-2, and Sp1. The 5'-flanking region of the gene was fused to the luciferase reporter gene, and transcription units of the gene were determined. ..
  9. Kumamoto H, Kawamura H, Ooya K. Clear cell odontogenic tumor in the mandible: report of a case with an immunohistochemical study of epithelial cell markers. Pathol Int. 1998;48:618-22 pubmed
    ..They showed immunoreactivities for cytokeratin 8, 13 and 19, filaggrin and anti-ameloblastoma antibodies, suggesting an odontogenic epithelial origin. ..
  10. Shibata T, Hatori M, Satoh T, Ehara S, Kokubun S. Magnetic resonance imaging features of epidermoid cyst in the extremities. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2003;123:239-41 pubmed
  11. Shoji N, Sasano T, Inukai K, Satoh Kuriwada S, Iikubo M, Furuuchi T, et al. A simple, yet accurate method for detecting and quantifying secretions from human minor salivary glands using the iodine-starch reaction. Arch Oral Biol. 2003;48:761-5 pubmed
  12. Sugawara A, Takeuchi K, Suzuki T, Itoi K, Sasano H, Ito S. A case of aldosterone-producing adrenocortical adenoma associated with a probable post-operative adrenal crisis: histopathological analyses of the adrenal gland. Hypertens Res. 2003;26:663-8 pubmed
    ..Post-operative adrenocortical insufficiency should be considered in clinical management of patients with relatively large APA, even when physical signs of autonomous cortisol overproduction are not apparent...
  13. Yoshida A, Itoh Y, Nagaya K, Takino K, Sugawara J, Murakami T, et al. Prolonged relaxant effects of vecuronium in patients with deliberate hypermagnesemia: time for caution in cesarean section. J Anesth. 2006;20:33-5 pubmed
    ..Our cases underscore the need for anesthesiologists as well as obstetricians to be aware of the prolongation of the action of nondepolarizing muscle relaxants as a result of magnesium treatment. ..
  14. Yamamoto M, Nagata Ohashi K, Ohta Y, Ohashi K, Mizuno K. Identification of multiple actin-binding sites in cofilin-phosphatase Slingshot-1L. FEBS Lett. 2006;580:1789-94 pubmed
    ..These sites play unique roles in the control of subcellular localization and F-actin-mediated activation of SSH1L. ..
  15. Kato S, Fujimura S, Kimura K, Nishio T, Hamada S, Minoura T, et al. Non-Helicobacter bacterial flora rarely develops in the gastric mucosal layer of children. Dig Dis Sci. 2006;51:641-6 pubmed
    ..pylori infection enables non-Helicobacter bacteria to colonize in the human stomach. Such microorganisms rarely colonize in the gastric mucosa in children regardless of H. pylori status. ..
  16. Shiina M, Kobayashi K, Kobayashi T, Kondo Y, Ueno Y, Shimosegawa T. Dynamics of immature subsets of dendritic cells during antiviral therapy in HLA-A24-positive chronic hepatitis C patients. J Gastroenterol. 2006;41:758-64 pubmed
    ..There is an apparent effect of antiviral therapy or a subsequent reduction of HCV on host immunity, but the effect may not include the induction of CTLs in CHC. ..
  17. Murayama K, Shirouzu M, Kawasaki Y, Kato Murayama M, Hanawa Suetsugu K, Sakamoto A, et al. Crystal structure of the rac activator, Asef, reveals its autoinhibitory mechanism. J Biol Chem. 2007;282:4238-42 pubmed
    ..These results demonstrate that the blocking of the Rac-binding site by the SH3 domain is essential for Asef autoinhibition. This may be a common mechanism in other proteins that possess an SH3 domain adjacent to a DH-PH module. ..
  18. Kumamoto H, Ohki K. Detection of Notch signaling molecules in ameloblastomas. J Oral Pathol Med. 2008;37:228-34 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the roles of Notch signaling in the oncogenesis and cytodifferentiation of odontogenic tumors, expression of Notch receptors and ligands was analyzed in ameloblastomas as well as in tooth germs...
  19. Hayasaka S, Terada Y, Suzuki K, Murakawa H, Tachibana I, Sankai T, et al. Intramanchette transport during primate spermiogenesis: expression of dynein, myosin Va, motor recruiter myosin Va, VIIa-Rab27a/b interacting protein, and Rab27b in the manchette during human and monkey spermiogenesis. Asian J Androl. 2008;10:561-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We speculate that during primate spermiogenesis, those proteins that compose microtubule-based and actin-based vesicle transport systems are actually present in the manchette and might possibly be involved in intramanchette transport. ..
  20. Tanaka N, Yamaguchi S, Ishikawa H, Ishii H, Meguro K. Prevalence of possible idiopathic normal-pressure hydrocephalus in Japan: the Osaki-Tajiri project. Neuroepidemiology. 2009;32:171-5 pubmed publisher
    ..No full clinical triad was present in the patients and only 3 participants had 2 of the triad. We considered the prevalence of possible iNPH in elderly adults to be 1.4% (95% confidence interval = 0.6-2.9%). ..
  21. Ohbayashi N, Mamishi S, Ishibashi K, Maruta Y, Pourakbari B, Tamizifar B, et al. Functional characterization of two RAB27A missense mutations found in Griscelli syndrome type 2. Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 2010;23:365-74 pubmed publisher
    ..The Rab27A(K22R) mutant normally binds Munc13-4, but not Slp2-a or Slp4-a, whereas the Rab27A(I44T) mutant shows reduced binding activity to Slp2-a and Munc13-4 but normally binds Slp4-a. ..
  22. Kawakami H, Ohtsuki S, Kamiie J, Suzuki T, Abe T, Terasaki T. Simultaneous absolute quantification of 11 cytochrome P450 isoforms in human liver microsomes by liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry with in silico target peptide selection. J Pharm Sci. 2011;100:341-52 pubmed publisher
    ..This highly sensitive and selective quantification method is a useful tool for the analysis of highly homologous CYP isoforms and the contribution made by each CYP isoform to drug metabolism. ..
  23. Tomizawa A, Kanno S, Osanai Y, Goto A, Sato C, Yomogida S, et al. Induction of apoptosis by a potent caffeic acid derivative, caffeic acid undecyl ester, is mediated by mitochondrial damage in NALM-6 human B cell leukemia cells. Oncol Rep. 2013;29:425-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These data also suggest that CAUE is a powerful anti-leukemic agent that acts via induction of apoptosis by mitochondrial damage and selective action in leukemia cells. ..
  24. Mugikura S, Abe N, Ito A, Kawasaki I, Ueno A, Takahashi S, et al. Medial temporal lobe activity associated with the successful retrieval of destination memory. Exp Brain Res. 2016;234:95-104 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study suggests that the successful retrieval of destination information depends highly on MTL-mediated recollection processes. ..
  25. Sato M, Ohta K, Kaise A, Aoto S, Endo Y. Symmetric 4,4'-(piperidin-4-ylidenemethylene)bisphenol derivatives as novel tunable estrogen receptor (ER) modulators. Bioorg Med Chem. 2016;24:1089-94 pubmed publisher
    ..N-Acetyl-2,2,6,6-tetramethylpiperidine derivative 3b showed high ERα binding affinity, high MCF-7 cell proliferation inducing activity, and high metabolic stability in rat liver S9 fractions. ..
  26. Seino M, Abe K, Imai Y, Murakami O, Kasai Y, Sasaki S, et al. Failure to visualize bilateral adrenal glands in a patient with primary aldosteronism. Clin Exp Hypertens A. 1990;12:37-46 pubmed
  27. Oikawa S, Matsunaga A, Saito T, Sato H, Seki T, Hoshi K, et al. Apolipoprotein E Sendai (arginine 145-->proline): a new variant associated with lipoprotein glomerulopathy. J Am Soc Nephrol. 1997;8:820-3 pubmed
    ..This variant (apo E Sendai) may cause a marked molecular conformational change of the apo E. These findings suggest that a novel variant is etiologically related to LPG. ..
  28. Toshima J, Toshima J, Amano T, Yang N, Narumiya S, Mizuno K. Cofilin phosphorylation by protein kinase testicular protein kinase 1 and its role in integrin-mediated actin reorganization and focal adhesion formation. Mol Biol Cell. 2001;12:1131-45 pubmed
    ..We propose that TESK1 and LIM-kinases commonly phosphorylate cofilin but are regulated in different ways and play distinct roles in actin reorganization in living cells. ..
  29. Fujino T, Takei Y, Sone H, Ioka R, Kamataki A, Magoori K, et al. Molecular identification and characterization of two medium-chain acyl-CoA synthetases, MACS1 and the Sa gene product. J Biol Chem. 2001;276:35961-6 pubmed
    ..14)C-Fatty acid incorporation studies indicated that acyl-CoAs produced by MACS1 and Sa protein are utilized mainly for oxidation. ..
  30. Kumamoto H, Yoshida M, Ooya K. Immunohistochemical detection of amelogenin and cytokeratin 19 in epithelial odontogenic tumors. Oral Dis. 2001;7:171-6 pubmed
    ..Diverse types of epithelial odontogenic tumors express amelogenin and CK19, suggesting that these tumors have ameloblastic differentiation or odontogenic epithelial properties. ..
  31. Takahashi T, Tominaga T, Ezura M, Sato K, Yoshimoto T. Intraoperative angiography to prevent vertebral artery injury during reduction of a dislocated hangman fracture. Case report. J Neurosurg. 2002;97:355-8 pubmed
    ..In this case, intraoperative angiography was particularly useful for preventing brain-related ischemic complications during reduction. ..
  32. Sasaki O, Meguro K, Tohmiya Y, Funato T, Shibahara S, Sasaki T. Altered expression of retinoblastoma protein-interacting zinc finger gene, RIZ, in human leukaemia. Br J Haematol. 2002;119:940-8 pubmed
    ..These findings indicate that suppression of RIZ1 expression or enhancement of RIZ2 expression may have an important role in leukaemogenesis. ..
  33. Kawamura M, Wada Y, Noda Y, Itabashi T, Ogawa S, Sato H, et al. Novel 2336-2337delCT mutation in RP1 gene in a Japanese family with autosomal dominant retinitis pigmentosa. Am J Ophthalmol. 2004;137:1137-9 pubmed
    ..The most common Arg677X mutation in the white population was not found in the Japanese population; instead a novel mutation was found. ..
  34. Karibe H, Shirane R, Yoshimoto T. Preoperative visualization of microvascular compression of cranial nerve IX using constructive interference in steady state magnetic resonance imaging in glossopharyngeal neuralgia. J Clin Neurosci. 2004;11:679-81 pubmed
    ..The patient's neuralgia resolved immediately after surgery. During a period of 2-years follow up, no recurrence of the neuralgia has occurred. The usefulness of CISS-MRI for the diagnosis of glossopharyngeal neuralgia is discussed. ..
  35. Ohrui T, Tanaka K, Chiba K, Matsui T, Ebihara S, He M, et al. Cognitive decline in patients with long-term domiciliary oxygen therapy. Tohoku J Exp Med. 2005;206:347-52 pubmed
    ..231). These results demonstrate that age-related cognitive decline is more exaggerated in female patients receiving long-term DOT which should be taken into consideration in caring for patients with chronic respiratory failure. ..
  36. Sanada S, Ookawara S, Karube H, Shindo T, Goto T, Nakamichi T, et al. Marked recovery of severe renal lesions in POEMS syndrome with high-dose melphalan therapy supported by autologous blood stem cell transplantation. Am J Kidney Dis. 2006;47:672-9 pubmed
  37. Tateyama M, Fujihara K, Misu T, Feng J, Onodera Y, Itoyama Y. Expression of CCR7 and its ligands CCL19/CCL21 in muscles of polymyositis. J Neurol Sci. 2006;249:158-65 pubmed
    ..The CCL19,CCL21/CCR7 chemokine system is expressed in inflamed muscles of polymyositis and may be involved in the pathomechanism of polymyositis. ..
  38. Kanno T, Carlsson G. A review of the shortened dental arch concept focusing on the work by the Käyser/Nijmegen group. J Oral Rehabil. 2006;33:850-62 pubmed
    ..Patients' needs and demands vary much and should be individually assessed but the shortened dental arch concept deserves to be included in all treatment planning for partially edentulous patients...
  39. Fujimura T, Okuyama R, Ohtani T, Ito Y, Haga T, Hashimoto A, et al. Perilesional treatment of metastatic melanoma with interferon-beta. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2009;34:793-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that the peritumoral administration of IFN-beta enhanced the antitumour immune response against the MM, suggesting that it is a promising supportive treatment for skin metastasis of MM. ..
  40. Oshima T, Kikuchi T, Kawase T, Kobayashi T. Nasal instillation of physiological saline for patulous eustachian tube. Acta Otolaryngol. 2010;130:550-3 pubmed publisher
    ..5%) of 52 patients with patulous ET. In particular, 20 (80%) of the 25 patients with short duration of disease obtained some improvement from the treatment. More effectiveness was observed in males (81.8%) than in females (50.0%). ..
  41. Arai T, Kakuta Y, Kinouchi Y, Kimura T, Negoro K, Aihara H, et al. Increased expression of NKX2.3 mRNA transcribed from the risk haplotype for ulcerative colitis in the involved colonic mucosa. Hum Immunol. 2011;72:587-91 pubmed publisher
    ..The demonstrated allelic expression imbalance supports the idea that the risk haplotype of NKX2.3 confers susceptibility to UC through increasing expression of NKX2.3 mRNA in the colonic mucosa. ..
  42. Fujino N, Kubo H, Ota C, Suzuki T, Suzuki S, Yamada M, et al. A novel method for isolating individual cellular components from the adult human distal lung. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2012;46:422-30 pubmed publisher
  43. Takeuchi N, Izumi S. Maladaptive plasticity for motor recovery after stroke: mechanisms and approaches. Neural Plast. 2012;2012:359728 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we review the underlying mechanisms of maladaptive plasticity after stroke and propose rehabilitation approaches for appropriate cortical reorganization. ..
  44. Shimoda Y, Ogawa Y, Endo H, Watanabe M, Tominaga T. Coexistence of sporadic cerebellar hemangioblastoma and pituitary null cell adenoma: simultaneous expression of von Hippel-Lindau gene product. Case report. Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2012;52:591-4 pubmed
    ..Further analysis is required to confirm the true implication of the VHL gene mutation, and the possible involvement of VHL gene-related protein in the pathogenesis of these coexisting tumors. ..
  45. Tago T, Furumoto S, Okamura N, Harada R, Adachi H, Ishikawa Y, et al. Preclinical Evaluation of [(18)F]THK-5105 Enantiomers: Effects of Chirality on Its Effectiveness as a Tau Imaging Radiotracer. Mol Imaging Biol. 2016;18:258-66 pubmed publisher
    ..Biodistribution assays indicated that (S)-[(18)F]THK-5105 eliminated faster from the mouse brains and blood compared with (R)-[(18)F]THK-5105. (S)-[(18)F]THK-5105 could be more suitable than (R)-enantiomer for a tau imaging agent. ..
  46. Ikeda Y, Furusawa A, Kitagawa R, Tokinaga A, Ito F, Ukita M, et al. Practice patterns of adjuvant therapy for intermediate/high recurrence risk cervical cancer patients in Japan. J Gynecol Oncol. 2016;27:e29 pubmed publisher
    ..This survey revealed a variety of policies regarding adjuvant therapy among institutions. A clinical study to assess the efficacy or non-inferiority of adjuvant CT is warranted. ..
  47. Furuse Y, Oshitani H. Global Transmission Dynamics of Measles in the Measles Elimination Era. Viruses. 2017;9: pubmed publisher
    ..It is therefore crucial to maintain vigilance in efforts to monitor and eradicate measles globally. ..
  48. Inoue T, Suzuki S, Endo T, Uenohara H, Tominaga T. Efficacy of Early Surgery for Neurological Improvement in Spinal Cord Injury without Radiographic Evidence of Trauma in the Elderly. World Neurosurg. 2017;105:790-795 pubmed publisher
    ..We believe that chronological age alone should not be considered sufficient justification to deny patients early surgical decompression for SCIWORET. ..
  49. Kazama I, Nakajima T. Postrenal acute kidney injury in a patient with unilateral ureteral obstruction caused by urolithiasis: A case report. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8381 pubmed publisher
    ..Unilateral ureteral obstruction by the calculus, which caused reflex vascular constriction and ureteral spasm in the contralateral kidney, was thought to be responsible for the deteriorating renal function. ..
  50. Yamaki S, Ogata H, Haneda K, Mohri H. Indications for open lung biopsy in patients with ventricular septal defect and/or patent ductus arteriosus with pulmonary hypertension. Heart Vessels. 1990;5:166-71 pubmed
    ..m2, and if the PVR is greater than 4 units.m2 with the oxygen inhalation test or 7 units.m2 with the Tolazoline test. ..
  51. Kure S, Shinka T, Sakata Y, Osamu N, Takayanagi M, Tada K, et al. A one-base deletion (183delC) and a missense mutation (D276H) in the T-protein gene from a Japanese family with nonketotic hyperglycinemia. J Hum Genet. 1998;43:135-7 pubmed
    ..Familial analysis revealed that the 183delC and the D276H mutations were inherited from the father and the mother, respectively. This is the first report of T-protein gene mutation in Oriental patients with nonketotic hyperglycinemia. ..
  52. Harata M, Mochizuki R, Mizuno S. Two isoforms of a human actin-related protein show nuclear localization and mutually selective expression between brain and other tissues. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 1999;63:917-23 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest that, in vertebrates, members of distantly related Arps might have tissue-specific functions in the nucleus, possibly through structural modulation of chromatin. ..
  53. Takao M, Kanno S, Kobayashi K, Zhang Q, Yonei S, van der Horst G, et al. A back-up glycosylase in Nth1 knock-out mice is a functional Nei (endonuclease VIII) homologue. J Biol Chem. 2002;277:42205-13 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that NEIL1 is a back-up glycosylase for NTH1 with unique substrate specificity and tissue-specific expression. ..
  54. Inoue J, Ueno Y, Kanno N, Anzai H, Kondo Y, Moritoki Y, et al. Living related liver transplantation for acute fulminant hepatitis B: experience from two possible hyper-acute cases. Tohoku J Exp Med. 2005;205:197-204 pubmed
    ..Although emergency liver transplantation may be an only option to rescue in such a case, living related liver transplantation has an advantage in view of urgent organ donation over cadeveric transplantation. ..
  55. Matsui K, Echigo S, Kimizuka S, Takahashi M, Chiba M. Clinical study on eruption of permanent canines after secondary alveolar bone grafting. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2005;42:309-13 pubmed
    ..The present results suggest that nasal-side cleft width is related to the need for surgical exposure of permanent canines in children with cleft lip/palate. ..
  56. Suzuki T, Miki Y, Moriya T, Akahira J, Ishida T, Hirakawa H, et al. 5Alpha-reductase type 1 and aromatase in breast carcinoma as regulators of in situ androgen production. Int J Cancer. 2007;120:285-91 pubmed
    ..Aromatase inhibitors may be more effective in these patients, possibly due to increasing local DHT concentration with estrogen deprivation. ..
  57. Ikeda I. Multifunctional effects of green tea catechins on prevention of the metabolic syndrome. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17 Suppl 1:273-4 pubmed
  58. Kakuta Y, Ueki N, Kinouchi Y, Negoro K, Endo K, Nomura E, et al. TNFSF15 transcripts from risk haplotype for Crohn's disease are overexpressed in stimulated T cells. Hum Mol Genet. 2009;18:1089-98 pubmed publisher
    ..The promoter activity of -358C (risk allele) was higher than that of -358T (non-risk allele) in stimulated T cells. This effect of -358T/C on the transcriptional activity in stimulated T cells may confer susceptibility to CD. ..
  59. Nakayama M, Kabayama S, Nakano H, Zhu W, Terawaki H, Nakayama K, et al. Biological effects of electrolyzed water in hemodialysis. Nephron Clin Pract. 2009;112:c9-15 pubmed publisher
    ..The clinical application of this technology may improve the bio-compatibility of HD treatment. ..
  60. Irie E, Shirota Y, Suzuki C, Tajima Y, Ishizawa K, Kameoka J, et al. Severe hypogammaglobulinemia persisting for 6 years after treatment with rituximab combined chemotherapy due to arrest of B lymphocyte differentiation together with alteration of T lymphocyte homeostasis. Int J Hematol. 2010;91:501-8 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings suggest that rituximab combined chemotherapy may induce persistent differentiation arrest and apoptosis of B cell lineage with alteration of T lymphocyte homeostasis resulting in pan-hypogammaglobulinemia. ..
  61. Okudaira S, Yukiura H, Aoki J. Biological roles of lysophosphatidic acid signaling through its production by autotaxin. Biochimie. 2010;92:698-706 pubmed publisher
  62. Hirose M, Haginoya K, Yokoyama H, Kikuchi A, Hino Fukuyo N, Munakata M, et al. Progressive atrophy of the cerebrum in 2 Japanese sisters with microcephaly with simplified gyri and enlarged extraaxial space. Neuropediatrics. 2011;42:163-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The nature of the progressive degeneration of the hemispheric structures should be clarified...
  63. Konno M, Hasegawa T, Baba T, Miura E, Sugeno N, Kikuchi A, et al. Suppression of dynamin GTPase decreases ?-synuclein uptake by neuronal and oligodendroglial cells: a potent therapeutic target for synucleinopathy. Mol Neurodegener. 2012;7:38 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings shed light on the mode of ?SYN uptake by neuronal and oligodendroglial cells and identify therapeutic strategies aimed at reducing the propagation of protein misfolding. ..
  64. Akimoto Y, Kanno A, Kambara T, Nozawa T, Sugiura M, Okumura E, et al. Spatiotemporal dynamics of high-gamma activities during a 3-stimulus visual oddball task. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e59969 pubmed publisher
  65. Fukuda M. Rab27 effectors, pleiotropic regulators in secretory pathways. Traffic. 2013;14:949-63 pubmed publisher
    ..g. exosome secretion and mast cell secretion) even within the same cell type. In this review article, I describe the current state of our understanding of the functions of Rab27 effectors in secretory pathways. ..
  66. Higashi D, Katsuno H, Kimura H, Takahashi K, Ikeuchi H, Kono T, et al. Current State of and Problems Related to Cancer of the Intestinal Tract Associated with Crohn's Disease in Japan. Anticancer Res. 2016;36:3761-6 pubmed
    ..A biopsy of the anal canal, a common site of cancer, can readily be performed and constitutes the first step in surveillance. ..
  67. Ohnuma S, Hirooka K, Ohto C, Nishino T. Conversion from archaeal geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase to farnesyl diphosphate synthase. Two amino acids before the first aspartate-rich motif solely determine eukaryotic farnesyl diphosphate synthase activity. J Biol Chem. 1997;272:5192-8 pubmed
    ..These data indicate that FPP synthases have evolved from the progenitor corresponding to the archaeal GGPP synthase in two ways. ..
  68. Mimasaka S, Hashiyada M, Nata M, Funayama M. Correlation between serum IL-6 levels and death: usefulness in diagnosis of "traumatic shock"?. Tohoku J Exp Med. 2001;193:319-24 pubmed
    ..Even though several cases had high levels of IL-6 in spite of instantaneous death, the results showed that IL-6 levels are helpful in the diagnosis of traumatic shock...
  69. Nakagawa T, Abe M, Yamazaki T, Miyashita H, Niwa H, Kokubun S, et al. HEX acts as a negative regulator of angiogenesis by modulating the expression of angiogenesis-related gene in endothelial cells in vitro. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2003;23:231-7 pubmed
    ..Our present results suggest that HEX may not affect the differentiation of ECs but acts as a negative regulator of angiogenesis. ..
  70. Yamazaki S, Kokubun S, Ishii Y, Tanaka Y. Courses of cervical disc herniation causing myelopathy or radiculopathy: an analysis based on computed tomographic discograms. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2003;28:1171-5 pubmed
    ..Preoperative information from the CT discograms on the characteristic courses of the herniation may facilitate the complete removal of herniated mass in anterior decompressive surgery. ..
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