Jikei University School of Medicine

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Organization: Jikei University School of Medicine
Country: Japan

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  1. doi Change in anterior chamber depth following combined pars plana vitrectomy, phacoemulsification, and intraocular lens implantation using different types of intraocular lenses
    Akira Watanabe
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 54:383-6. 2010
  2. doi The use of nonpharmacological interventions to reduce anxiety in patients undergoing gastroscopy in a setting with an optimal soothing environment
    Yoshiyuki Hoya
    Digestive Endoscopy Service, Kumagaya Geka Hospital, Kumagaya, Japan
    Gastroenterol Nurs 31:395-9. 2008
  3. doi Muscle sparing-2 transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous flap for breast reconstruction: a comparison with deep inferior epigastric perforator flap
    Meisei Takeishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minatoku, Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 28:650-5. 2008
  4. doi Efficient encapsulation of a water-soluble corticosteroid in biodegradable nanoparticles
    Tsutomu Ishihara
    DDS Institute, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Int J Pharm 365:200-5. 2009
  5. pmc In vitro generation of cytotoxic and regulatory T cells by fusions of human dendritic cells and hepatocellular carcinoma cells
    Shigeo Koido
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Transl Med 6:51. 2008
  6. doi Effect of distigmine bromide on the central cholinergic system
    K Nakayama
    Department of Psychiatry, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Psychopharmacol 23:190-3. 2009
  7. ncbi Clinical significance of B-type natriuretic Peptide in the assessment of untreated hypertension
    Shingo Seki
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 72:770-7. 2008
  8. ncbi Adhesion to fibronectin induces megakaryocytic differentiation of JAS-REN cells
    Hisashi Yamada
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Institute of DNA Medicine, Jikei University, School of Medicine, Tokyo 125 8506, Japan
    Anticancer Res 28:261-6. 2008
  9. ncbi Adenovirus vector-mediated gene therapy using iodized oil esters for hepatocellular carcinoma in rats
    Hiroaki Shiba
    Department of Surgery, Institute of DNA Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Anticancer Res 28:51-3. 2008
  10. ncbi Severe hypoglycemia in a patient with anorexia nervosa
    H Yanai
    Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Chiba 277 8567, Japan
    Eat Weight Disord 13:e1-3. 2008

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  1. doi Change in anterior chamber depth following combined pars plana vitrectomy, phacoemulsification, and intraocular lens implantation using different types of intraocular lenses
    Akira Watanabe
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 54:383-6. 2010
    ..To examine whether the type of intraocular lens (IOL) used in combined pars plana vitrectomy, phacoemulsification, and IOL implantation affects the changes in anterior chamber depth over time...
  2. doi The use of nonpharmacological interventions to reduce anxiety in patients undergoing gastroscopy in a setting with an optimal soothing environment
    Yoshiyuki Hoya
    Digestive Endoscopy Service, Kumagaya Geka Hospital, Kumagaya, Japan
    Gastroenterol Nurs 31:395-9. 2008
    ..This nonpharmacological method is a simple, inexpensive, and safe method of minimizing anxiety before and during gastroscopy...
  3. doi Muscle sparing-2 transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous flap for breast reconstruction: a comparison with deep inferior epigastric perforator flap
    Meisei Takeishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minatoku, Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 28:650-5. 2008
    ..In conclusion, MS-2 free TRAM flap is a useful technique for breast construction considering the easy surgical techniques, length of the vascular pedicle that can be harvested, and the degree of freedom of the flap...
  4. doi Efficient encapsulation of a water-soluble corticosteroid in biodegradable nanoparticles
    Tsutomu Ishihara
    DDS Institute, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Int J Pharm 365:200-5. 2009
    ..This technique for entrapment of water-soluble drugs in solid biodegradable nanoparticles may expand the use of nanoparticles for various therapeutic applications...
  5. pmc In vitro generation of cytotoxic and regulatory T cells by fusions of human dendritic cells and hepatocellular carcinoma cells
    Shigeo Koido
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Transl Med 6:51. 2008
    ..In this study, generation of cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTL) and regulatory T cells (Treg) by fusions of dendritic cells (DCs) and HCC cells was examined...
  6. doi Effect of distigmine bromide on the central cholinergic system
    K Nakayama
    Department of Psychiatry, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Psychopharmacol 23:190-3. 2009
    ..From these findings, it is suggested that distigmine bromide may produce centrally mediated behavioural signs by increasing the ACh levels in the brain, resulting from its AChE and BuChE inhibitions...
  7. ncbi Clinical significance of B-type natriuretic Peptide in the assessment of untreated hypertension
    Shingo Seki
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 72:770-7. 2008
    ..Recent studies suggest that B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) is an important predictor of cardiac events in hypertensive patients...
  8. ncbi Adhesion to fibronectin induces megakaryocytic differentiation of JAS-REN cells
    Hisashi Yamada
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Institute of DNA Medicine, Jikei University, School of Medicine, Tokyo 125 8506, Japan
    Anticancer Res 28:261-6. 2008
    ..However, the matrix protein and the mechanism responsible for megakaryocytic differentiation still remain unknown...
  9. ncbi Adenovirus vector-mediated gene therapy using iodized oil esters for hepatocellular carcinoma in rats
    Hiroaki Shiba
    Department of Surgery, Institute of DNA Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Anticancer Res 28:51-3. 2008
    ..The usefulness of gene therapy by intraarterial injection of an adenovirus vector with iodized oil esters (IOEs) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) was studied...
  10. ncbi Severe hypoglycemia in a patient with anorexia nervosa
    H Yanai
    Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Chiba 277 8567, Japan
    Eat Weight Disord 13:e1-3. 2008
    ..Severe hypoglycemia is an important but uncommon complication of anorexia nervosa. A 35-year-old woman showed severe hypoglycemia after a recovery from severe liver dysfunction due to malnutrition...
  11. ncbi Effects of high-monounsaturated fatty acid enteral formula versus high-carbohydrate enteral formula on plasma glucose concentration and insulin secretion in healthy individuals and diabetic patients
    J Yokoyama
    Division of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei Daisan University Hospital, Komae City, Tokyo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 36:137-46. 2008
    ..In conclusion, a high-MUFA enteral formula suppresses post-prandial hyperglycaemia without exaggerated insulin secretion compared with a high-carbohydrate enteral diet in patients with type 2 diabetes and healthy subjects...
  12. ncbi The effect of endostatin evaluated in an experimental animal model of collagen-induced arthritis
    D Kurosaka
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8, Nishi Shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Scand J Rheumatol 36:434-41. 2007
    ..To investigate the arthritis-inhibiting effect of endostatin, a potent angiogenesis inhibitor, on type II collagen-induced arthritis (CIA)...
  13. ncbi Is encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis a threatening issue in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis? The Japanese experience
    Masaaki Nakayama
    Department of Kidney and Hypertension, and Department of Surgery, Tokyo Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 23:S132-3. 2003
    ..Additional therapeutic and new preventive measures have to be established for EPS...
  14. ncbi Pramipexole-induced antecollis in Parkinson's disease
    Masahiko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8, Nishi Shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 264:195-7. 2008
    ..Pramipexole-induced antecollis may be serious, but is a reversible dystonia in patients with PD. Clinicians should be aware of such complication...
  15. doi Correlation between synovial blood flow signals and serum vascular endothelial growth factor levels in patients with refractory rheumatoid arthritis
    Daitaro Kurosaka
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Mod Rheumatol 19:187-91. 2009
    ..5681, P = 0.0072). These results suggest that the measurement of Doppler ultrasound signals of blood flow in the wrist synovial membrane is useful in the evaluation of angiogenesis...
  16. doi Characteristics of eating and swallowing problems in patients who have dementia with Lewy bodies
    Shunichiro Shinagawa
    Department of Psychiatry, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:520-5. 2009
    ..However, few systematic studies have investigated eating problems in DLB patients. The aim of this study was to clarify the frequency and characteristics of eating problems in patients with DLB...
  17. doi Well-differentiated papillary mesothelioma of the tunica vaginalis: a case report with aspirate cytologic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural studies
    Masaharu Fukunaga
    Department of Pathology, The Jikei Daisan Hospital, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 4 11 1, Izumihoncho, Komaeshi, Tokyo 201 8601, Japan
    Pathol Res Pract 206:105-9. 2010
    ..The patient is alive with no evidence of disease at 18 months after right radical orchiectomy. Ki67 may be potentially a good maker for differentiating low-grade from high-grade mesothelioma...
  18. doi The identification of a novel Paneth cell-associated antigen in a familial adenomatous polyposis mouse model
    Masaki Ito
    Department of Oncology, Institute of DNA Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8, Nishi Shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 400:548-53. 2010
    ..These results suggest that Apa1 might be involved in anti-microbial defense and could influence tumor development in FAP mice via modulation of commensal microbiota...
  19. doi Successful treatment of recurrent focal segmental glomerulosclerosis combined with calcineurin inhibitor nephrotoxicity four yr after kidney transplantation
    Jun Mitome
    Division of Kidney and Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Transplant 24:48-53. 2010
    ..In the case of nephrotic syndrome after kidney transplantation, we should consider not only recurrent FSGS, but also CNI-induced nephrotoxicity to determine the optimal treatment...
  20. ncbi Elevated urinary biopyrrin excretion and oxidative bilirubin metabolism during 24-hour ultramarathon running
    Noriyuki Hirai
    Department of Central Laboratory, Daisan Hospital, Jikei University School of Medicine, Komae 201 860, Japan
    Rinsho Byori 58:313-8. 2010
    ..05) and distance run (p<0.05). These results suggest that urinary biopyrrin excretion could be a useful marker of oxygen stress incurred during a 24-h ultramarathon...
  21. doi Isolated granulomatous gastritis showing discoloration of lesions after Helicobacter pylori eradication
    Tateki Yamane
    Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University Kashiwa Hospital, Chiba, Japan
    Dig Endosc 22:140-3. 2010
    ..Discoloration after Hp eradication, however, has never been noted in any case reports and, therefore, this feature made the present case clinically interesting...
  22. pmc Continuous glucose monitoring with Humalog Mix 25 versus Humalog Mix 50, twice daily: a comparative pilot study -results from the Jikei-EValuation of insulin Lispro mixture on pharmacodynamics and glycemic VariancE (J-EVOLVE) study
    Rimei Nishimura
    Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:16. 2010
    ..To evaluate glycemic variability associated with two different premixed insulin analogue formulations when used in a twice-daily regimen...
  23. doi The meaning of transient azotemia
    Shigehiko Uchino
    Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Contrib Nephrol 165:337-44. 2010
    ..These findings suggest the need for specific and focused investigations directed at identifying effective treatments to decrease the incidence of TA in hospitalized patients...
  24. doi N-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid diet therapy for patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Kan Uchiyama
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine Kashiwa Hospital, Chiba, Japan
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:1696-707. 2010
    ..We investigated the influence of diet therapy involving the use of an "n-3 PUFA food exchange table" (n-3DP) on the fatty acid composition of the erythrocyte membranes of IBD patients and its remission-maintaining effects...
  25. ncbi Intraoperative 99mTc-MIBI-guided detection of ectopic glands in secondary hyperparathyroidism
    Hiroshi Takeyama
    Department of Surgery, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishi sinbashi, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Surg 94:154-63. 2009
    ..Using intraoperative 99mTc-MIBI-guided surgery in cases of 2-HPT will ensure all ectopic parathyroid glands are detected, making the surgery easier to perform and the outcome more successful...
  26. doi Minimizing intraoperative bleeding using a vessel-sealing system and splenic hilum hanging maneuver in laparoscopic splenectomy
    Takeyuki Misawa
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 16:786-91. 2009
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  27. doi A novel method for the diagnosis of drowning by detection of Aeromonas sobria with PCR method
    Miwako Aoyagi
    Department of Forensic Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, 105 8461 Tokyo, Japan
    Leg Med (Tokyo) 11:257-9. 2009
    ..These results indicate that the present method can be applied to the diagnosis of death by drowning...
  28. doi Daily glucose profiles in Japanese people with normal glucose tolerance as assessed by continuous glucose monitoring
    Daisuke Tsujino
    Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Diabetes Technol Ther 11:457-60. 2009
    ..Little information is available regarding glucose fluctuations in postprandial states and during the oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) in Japanese people with normal glucose tolerance (NGT)...
  29. doi Correlation between a reduction in Frontal Assessment Battery scores and delusional thoughts in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Tomoyuki Nagata
    Department of Psychiatry, Jikei University School of Medicine, Kashiwa Hospital, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 63:449-54. 2009
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  30. pmc Antigenic stimulation with cytochrome P450 2J expressed in mouse hepatocellular carcinoma cells regulates host anti-tumour immunity
    S Homma
    Departments of Oncology, Institute of DNA Medicine, Jekei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Immunol 156:344-52. 2009
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  31. ncbi Establishment and characterization of an IGSK-2 cell line derived from ascitic fluid of recurrent hCG and somatostatin secreted adenocarcinoma of the stomach
    Satoshi Ohi
    Department of Anatomy II, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbachi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Hum Cell 20:52-61. 2007
    ..Immunohistochemical staining revealed that the IGSK-2 cells were positive against antihCG antibody and antiserotonin antibody, and negative against antisomatostatin antibody and antigastrin antibody...
  32. ncbi Defect images in stress thallium-201 myocardial scintigraphy in patients with complete left bundle branch block: comparison of exercise stress and pharmacological stress
    Hideki Sasaki
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishi Shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo
    J Cardiol 49:179-85. 2007
    ..Differences in the images between exercise and pharmacological stress 201Tl myocardial scintigraphy were evaluated in patients with CLBBB and normal coronary arteries...
  33. ncbi The effects of fexofenadine on eosinophilia and systemic anaphylaxis in mice infected with Trichinella spiralis
    Naohiro Watanabe
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Int Immunopharmacol 4:367-75. 2004
    ..The effects of the non-impairing, H(1)-receptor antagonist fexofenadine were investigated in in vivo mouse models of eosinophilia and systemic anaphylaxis...
  34. ncbi TNFalpha induces rapid activation and nuclear translocation of telomerase in human lymphocytes
    Masaharu Akiyama
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 316:528-32. 2004
    ..These studies suggest that activation and nuclear translocation of telomerase are regulated by PI3K/Akt/NF-kappaB signaling pathways in PBL...
  35. ncbi "Hydrocephalus-parkinsonism complex": progressive hydrocephalus as a factor affecting extrapyramidal tract disorder-an experimental study
    Shizuo Oi
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, 105 8461 Tokyo, Japan
    Childs Nerv Syst 20:37-40. 2004
    ..To experimentally clarify the symptomatological and pathophysiological aspects of a newly proposed clinical entity, we produced an experimental rat "hydrocephalus-parkinsonism complex" model...
  36. ncbi Transactivation of epidermal growth factor receptor after heparin-binding epidermal growth factor-like growth factor shedding in the migration of prostate cancer cells promoted by bombesin
    Jun Madarame
    Department of Pathology, School of Allied Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Prostate 57:187-95. 2003
    ..In this study, we tried to directly elucidate HB-EGF shedding in this pathway and to determine its contribution to the migration of prostate cancer cells...
  37. ncbi Immunosuppressive therapy with antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine for prolonged marrow failure after hemophagocytic syndrome
    K Kaito
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University, School of Medicine, 3 19 18 Nishi shinbashi, 105 8471 Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Hematol 82:699-701. 2003
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  38. ncbi Diagnosis, outcome, and management of fetal abnormalities: fetal hydrocephalus
    Shizuo Oi
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Jikei University, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, 105 6451 Tokyo, Japan
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:508-16. 2003
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  39. ncbi Gene delivery using human cord blood-derived CD34+cells into inflamed glomeruli in NOD/SCID mice
    Takashi Yokoo
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, Institute of DNA Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Kidney Int 64:102-9. 2003
    ..In this regard, umbilical cord blood may be a useful alternative and, therefore, we focused on their suitability as a source of hematopoietic stem cells for transplantation-based therapy for glomerulonephritis...
  40. ncbi IRMA (whole PTH) is a more useful assay for the effect of PTH on bone than the Allegro intact PTH assay in CAPD patients with low bone turnover marker
    Yudo Tanno
    The Division of Kidney and Hypertension, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:iii97-8. 2003
    ..The w-PTH assay may be useful for more precise evaluation of PTH activity in end-stage renal disease patients...
  41. ncbi Myoepithelioma of the vulva
    Masaharu Fukunaga
    Department of Pathology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    APMIS 111:416-20. 2003
    ..The patient was well and free of disease at 6 months. This neoplasm should be distinguished from other epithelial and mesenchymal neoplasms as it shows a different clinical behavior...
  42. ncbi Diacylglycerol on lipid metabolism
    Norio Tada
    Department of General Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Curr Opin Lipidol 14:29-33. 2003
    ..This review summarizes recent research in humans and experimental animals into the metabolic effects and possible mechanisms of action of this oil...
  43. ncbi Effects of glioma cells on maturation of dendritic cells
    Tetsuro Kikuchi
    Department of Oncology, The Institute of DNA Medicine, Jikei University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Neurooncol 58:125-30. 2002
    ..However, stimulation with lipopolysaccharide restored the production of IL- 12 by both human and mouse DCs. These data suggest that glioma cells suppress the maturation of DCs...
  44. ncbi Histological features of hypovascular or avascular renal cell carcinoma: the experience at four university hospitals
    Tetsuro Onishi
    Department of Urology, Aoto University Hospital, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 7:159-64. 2002
    ..We aimed to evaluate the pathological features of hypovascular or avascular renal cell carcinoma (RCC), by the retrospective review of the histological features that coincide with hypovascular or avascular RCC...
  45. ncbi Cyst-associated renal cell carcinoma: clinicopathologic characteristics and evaluation of prognosis in 27 cases
    T Onishi
    Department of Urology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Urol 8:268-74. 2001
    ..No consistent clinicopathologic characteristics of cyst-associated renal cell carcinoma (CRCC) have previously been determined...
  46. ncbi The effectiveness of a new multibending scope for endoscopic mucosal resection
    K Isshi
    Department of Endoscopy, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Endoscopy 36:294-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of this new multibending scope for EMR of gastric tumors...
  47. ncbi Enhanced photodynamic antitumor effect on gastric cancer by a novel photosensitive stealth liposome
    Yoshihisa Namiki
    Institute of Clinical Medicine and Research, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 163 1 Kashiwa shita, Kashiwa City, Chiba 277 8567, Japan
    Pharmacol Res 50:65-76. 2004
    ..5 +/- 0.9%). PSSL achieved greater photodynamic effects in gastric cancer cell lines and in murine models than Ce6-Na. PSSL holds promise for photodynamic therapy for gastric cancer...
  48. ncbi Immunocytochemical study of the GH cells in the anterior pituitary gland of human fetus II. Anencephalic fetus
    Toshiaki Tachibana
    Department of Anatomy, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Hum Cell 16:205-15. 2003
    ..From these results, we suggest that an absence of hypothalamic regulation in the anencehpalic does not seriously modify GH cell morphology but induces an altered GH storage pattern in some of the cells...
  49. ncbi Percutaneous MR-guided cryoablation for malignancies, with a focus on renal cell carcinoma
    Takuji Mogami
    Department of Radiology, Jikei University Kashiwa Hospital, 163 1 Kashiwa shita, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8567, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 12:79-84. 2007
    ..In this article, we describe our clinical experience of percutaneous MR-guided cryoablation for malignancies, focusing on renal cell carcinoma...
  50. ncbi Mechanism of antitumor effect on mouse hepatocellular carcinoma by intratumoral injection of OK-432, a streptococcal preparation
    Sadamu Homma
    Department of Oncology, Institute of DNA Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 56:1265-74. 2007
    ..t.-OK-432 treatment induced IFN-gamma production from OK-432-sensitized CD4+T cells in tumor site, leading to apoptosis of MIH-2 cells susceptible to IFN-gamma...
  51. ncbi Penetrating vestibular injury due to a twig entering via the external auditory meatus
    Hiromi Kojima
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishishinbashi, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Otolaryngol 27:418-21. 2006
    ..This foreign body was removed and the vestibular fistula was closed. Although the patient's vertigo resolved after the operation, his hearing did not improve...
  52. ncbi Compound heterozygous RDH5 mutations in familial fleck retina with night blindness
    Takaaki Hayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 84:254-8. 2006
    ..To describe the clinical features and genetic analysis of a 3-year-old boy diagnosed with familial fleck retina with night blindness...
  53. ncbi Cardiovascular dysautonomia in Parkinson's disease and multiple system atrophy
    H Oka
    Department of Neurology, Aoto Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Neurol Scand 113:221-7. 2006
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  54. ncbi Allelotyping analysis at chromosome arm 8p of high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia and incidental, latent, and clinical prostate cancers
    Wei Lu
    Department of Pathology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishishimbashi, Tokyo, Japan
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 45:509-15. 2006
    ..1 in high-grade tumors suggests the existence of a novel putative tumor-suppressor gene associated with the progression of prostate cancer. These results should be useful in identifying the target gene of deletion at 8p...
  55. ncbi Allelotyping analysis at chromosome 13q of high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia and clinically insignificant and significant prostate cancers
    Wei Lu
    Department of Pathology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Prostate 66:405-12. 2006
    ..Loss of heterozygosity (LOH) at 13q is one of the most common chromosomal alterations in high-stage prostate cancer, yet little is known about genetic changes in earlier-stage prostate cancer...
  56. ncbi Glycated albumin is low in obese, non-diabetic children
    Rimei Nishimura
    Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishishimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 71:334-8. 2006
    ..This is the first report to reveal that GA levels are low in obese, non-diabetic children. Additional data collection and an experimental approach are necessary to reveal the reasons behind lower GA levels in obese children...
  57. ncbi A case of isolated retrograde amnesia following brain concussion
    Satoshi Teramoto
    Department of Pediatrics, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Pediatr Int 47:469-72. 2005
  58. ncbi Increased glutamate uptake and GLAST expression by cyclic AMP in retinal glial cells
    Tsutomu Sakai
    Department of Ophthalmology, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:359-63. 2006
    ..The aim was to investigate the effect of cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) on glutamate uptake and glial glutamate aspartate transporter (GLAST) expression in cultured rat retinal glial cells...
  59. pmc Human mesenchymal stem cells in rodent whole-embryo culture are reprogrammed to contribute to kidney tissues
    Takashi Yokoo
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gene Therapy and Pediatrics, Institute of DNA Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8, Nishi Shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:3296-300. 2005
    ..We show that a combination of whole-embryo culture, followed by organ culture, encourages exogenous human mesenchymal stem cells to differentiate and contribute to functional complex structures of the new kidney...
  60. ncbi Studies on protocadherin-2 expression in the human fetal central nervous system
    Hiroko Omi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Congenit Anom (Kyoto) 44:147-55. 2004
    ..These results suggest that Pcad-2 appears relatively early in the critical stage of development of the fetal CNS, and is involved in the induction, fasciculation, and extension of axons...
  61. ncbi Language-related brain function during word repetition in post-stroke aphasics
    Masahiro Abo
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8, Nishi Shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Neuroreport 15:1891-4. 2004
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  62. ncbi Smoking and oxidant stress: assay of isoprostane in human urine by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    T Obata
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Institute of DNA Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato, Tokyo, Japan
    J Chromatogr B Biomed Sci Appl 746:11-5. 2000
    ..These results indicate that smoking increases isoprostane concentration in urine and suggest that smoking causes lipid peroxidation by oxidant stress...