Kentaro Kikuchi

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Affiliation: Meikai University School of Dentistry
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Detection of Epstein-Barr virus genome and latent infection gene expression in normal epithelia, epithelial dysplasia, and squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, 1 1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama, 350 0283, Japan
    Tumour Biol 37:3389-404. 2016
  2. pmc Apocrine hidrocystoma of the lower lip: a case report and literature review
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, 1 1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama, 350 0283, Japan
    Head Neck Pathol 8:117-21. 2014
  3. pmc A case of age-related Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated B cell lymphoproliferative disorder, so-called polymorphous subtype, of the mandible, with a review of the literature
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, 1 1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama, 350 0283, Japan
    Head Neck Pathol 7:178-87. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of podoplanin in so-called hard α-keratin-expressing tumors, including calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor, craniopharyngioma, and pilomatrixoma
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Japan
    J Oral Sci 54:165-75. 2012
  5. pmc Methotrexate-related Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)-associated lymphoproliferative disorder--so-called "Hodgkin-like lesion"--of the oral cavity in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, 1 1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama 350 0283, Japan
    Head Neck Pathol 4:305-11. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Significance of podoplanin expression in keratocystic odontogenic tumor
    Eri Okamoto
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 39:110-4. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Podoplanin expressing cancer-associated fibroblasts in oral cancer
    Harumi Inoue
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Saitama, 350 0283, Japan
    Tumour Biol 35:11345-52. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Expression of heparanase: a possible role in invasiveness and aggressive clinical behavior of ameloblastomas
    Patricia González-Alva
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Sci 52:39-47. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Podoplanin promotes cell migration via the EGF-Src-Cas pathway in oral squamous cell carcinoma cell lines
    Harumi Inoue
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Japan
    J Oral Sci 54:241-50. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Enhanced expression of podoplanin in ameloblastomas
    Patricia González-Alva
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 39:103-9. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Detection of Epstein-Barr virus genome and latent infection gene expression in normal epithelia, epithelial dysplasia, and squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, 1 1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama, 350 0283, Japan
    Tumour Biol 37:3389-404. 2016
    ..7 %, 38.7 %). These results suggest that EBV latent infection genes and their increased expression in severe epithelial dysplasia might play an important role in the dysplasia-carcinoma sequence in the oral cavity. ..
  2. pmc Apocrine hidrocystoma of the lower lip: a case report and literature review
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, 1 1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama, 350 0283, Japan
    Head Neck Pathol 8:117-21. 2014
    ..Here we present this very rare case of apocrine -HC of the lower lip, and discussed regarding differential diagnosis with minor salivary gland cystic lesion in the lip...
  3. pmc A case of age-related Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated B cell lymphoproliferative disorder, so-called polymorphous subtype, of the mandible, with a review of the literature
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, 1 1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama, 350 0283, Japan
    Head Neck Pathol 7:178-87. 2013
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of the polymorphous subtype of age-related EBV + B cell LPD affecting the mandible...
  4. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of podoplanin in so-called hard α-keratin-expressing tumors, including calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor, craniopharyngioma, and pilomatrixoma
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Japan
    J Oral Sci 54:165-75. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that the expression of podoplanin in CCOTs may reflect rapid turnover of cytoskeletal filaments and local invasiveness...
  5. pmc Methotrexate-related Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)-associated lymphoproliferative disorder--so-called "Hodgkin-like lesion"--of the oral cavity in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, 1 1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama 350 0283, Japan
    Head Neck Pathol 4:305-11. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of MTX-related EBV-associated LPD (MTX-EBVLPD), "Hodgkin-like lesion", of the oral cavity in a patient with RA...
  6. doi request reprint Significance of podoplanin expression in keratocystic odontogenic tumor
    Eri Okamoto
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 39:110-4. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the usefulness of podoplanin for reclassification of the odontogenic keratocyst (OKC) from cyst to tumor status...
  7. doi request reprint Podoplanin expressing cancer-associated fibroblasts in oral cancer
    Harumi Inoue
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Saitama, 350 0283, Japan
    Tumour Biol 35:11345-52. 2014
    ..In addition, the intensity of α-SMA immunoreactivity increased as that of podoplanin became stronger. Podoplanin-positive CAFs are considered to be myofibroblasts that may contribute to progression of oral cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Expression of heparanase: a possible role in invasiveness and aggressive clinical behavior of ameloblastomas
    Patricia González-Alva
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Sci 52:39-47. 2010
    ..Areas of cystic degeneration showed intense heparanase immunoreactivity. The enzyme may facilitate the function of HS-binding growth factors that elicit an angiogenic response and favor osteoclastogenesis in AM...
  9. ncbi request reprint Podoplanin promotes cell migration via the EGF-Src-Cas pathway in oral squamous cell carcinoma cell lines
    Harumi Inoue
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Japan
    J Oral Sci 54:241-50. 2012
    ..Podoplanin promotes oral cancer cell migration, and the EGF-Src-Cas pathway is one of the possible mechanisms responsible for progression of cancer in the oral cavity...
  10. doi request reprint Enhanced expression of podoplanin in ameloblastomas
    Patricia González-Alva
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 39:103-9. 2010
    ..In addition, we examined the localization of the epithelial marker E-cadherin and the mesenchymal marker vimentin to clarify whether AMs show epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT)...
  11. doi request reprint Podoplanin expression during dysplasia-carcinoma sequence in the oral cavity
    Harumi Inoue
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama 350 0283, Japan
    Tumour Biol 33:183-94. 2012
    ..The present findings suggest that podoplanin is associated with tumor development via the oral dysplasia-carcinoma sequence and could be involved in a signaling pathway governing tumor growth and invasion in OSCC...
  12. ncbi request reprint Podoplanin expression in odontomas: clinicopathological study and immunohistochemical analysis of 86 cases
    Patricia González-Alva
    Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Sci 53:67-75. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia of the oral cavity
    Harumi Inoue
    Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Japan
    J Oral Sci 53:475-80. 2011
    ..The pathogenesis of IPEH might be related to inflammation or mechanical stimulus such as irritation...
  14. doi request reprint Comparative study of cytokeratin and langerin expression in keratinized cystic lesions of the oral and maxillofacial regions
    Miyako Hoshino
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry
    J Oral Sci 57:287-94. 2015
    ..CK19 was negative in OOCs. Langerhans cells were found mainly in OOCs, but were hardly evident in KCOTs. These results suggest that DMCs/EDMCs, OOCs and KCOTs are independent diseases...
  15. ncbi request reprint Expression of activation-induced cytidine deaminase in oral epithelial dysplasia and oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Yuji Miyazaki
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry
    J Oral Sci 55:293-9. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that AID has a role in the development of oral epithelial dysplasia and promotes progression of oral cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Primary intraosseous myoepithelioma of the mandible with ameloblastomalike features
    Fumio Ide
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University, School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 114:e49-53. 2012
    ..This unique biphenotypic cellular and architectural make-up indicates the possibility of divergent myoepithelial and ameloblastic differentiation in the present jawbone tumor...
  17. doi request reprint Telomerase activity in the occurrence and progression of oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Yuji Miyazaki
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry
    J Oral Sci 57:295-303. 2015
    ..Furthermore, inhibition of telomerase activity by inflammatory stimuli increases the invasion of certain types of oral squamous cell carcinomas...
  18. ncbi request reprint The significance of podoplanin expression in human inflamed gingiva
    Yuji Miyazaki
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Sci 51:283-7. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that increased expression of podoplanin in gingival epithelium is related to the progression of chronic periodontitis...
  19. doi request reprint Keratocyst of the buccal mucosa: is it odontogenic?
    Fumio Ide
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Saitama, Japan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 110:e42-7. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint An expanded and revised early history of the adenomatoid odontogenic tumor
    Fumio Ide
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Tsurumi University School of Dental Medicine, Yokohama, Japan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 115:646-51. 2013
    ..Here we present a revised historical perspective of AOT, with a view to closing gaps in earlier knowledge about this entity and also encouraging further research...
  21. ncbi request reprint Activation-induced cytidine deaminase mRNA expression in oral squamous cell carcinoma-derived cell lines is upregulated by inflammatory cytokines
    Yuji Miyazaki
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Japan
    J Oral Sci 54:71-5. 2012
    ..These results suggest that aberrant AID expression may play an important role in the dysplasia-carcinoma sequence in the oral cavity...
  22. doi request reprint Unusual findings in common peripheral ossifying fibromas: transepithelial elimination and epithelial inclusion
    Fumio Ide
    Division of Pathology, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama
    Histopathology . 2016
    ..This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dendritic cells in human squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity
    Kentaro Kikuchi
    1st Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Saitama, Japan
    Anticancer Res 22:545-57. 2002
    ..These results suggest that the distribution of DC subsets in OSCC may reflect the degree of tumor immunity induced in the host bearing OSCC...