Kuniaki Nakanishi

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Affiliation: National Defense Medical College
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Expression of p27(Kip1) protein in transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    K Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Mod Pathol 14:371-6. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Expressions of adrenomedullin mRNA and protein in rats with hypobaric hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 286:H2159-68. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Expression of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha protein predicts survival in patients with transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 11:2583-90. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term disability among aviators in Japan Air Self-Defense Force: analysis of 260 cases
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Biochemical Section, 2nd Division Japan Air Self Defense Force, Tachikawa, Japan
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:966-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Expression of survivin does not predict survival in patients with transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Virchows Arch 441:559-63. 2002
  6. pmc Gene transfer of human hepatocyte growth factor into rat skin wounds mediated by liposomes coated with the sendai virus (hemagglutinating virus of Japan)
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Am J Pathol 161:1761-72. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Expression of telomerase catalytic subunit (hTERT) mRNA does not predict survival in patients with transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    K Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Mod Pathol 14:1073-8. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in myosin heavy chain and its localization in rat heart in association with hypobaric hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defence Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa, Japan
    J Pathol 197:380-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide associated with hypobaric hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension in rats
    K Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Virchows Arch 439:808-17. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Nonviral HVJ (hemagglutinating virus of Japan) liposome-mediated retrograde gene transfer of human hepatocyte growth factor into rat nervous system promotes functional and histological recovery of the crushed nerve
    Naoki Kato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Neurosci Res 52:299-310. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Expression of p27(Kip1) protein in transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    K Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Mod Pathol 14:371-6. 2001
    ..The expression of p27(Kip1) protein appears to be of little or no value in informing the prognosis in TCC-UUT...
  2. ncbi request reprint Expressions of adrenomedullin mRNA and protein in rats with hypobaric hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 286:H2159-68. 2004
    ..During HHE, these changes in AM synthesis, which occurred strongly in the RV, occurred alongside the increase in PAP. Conceivably, AM may play a role in modulating pulmonary hypertension in HHE...
  3. ncbi request reprint Expression of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha protein predicts survival in patients with transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 11:2583-90. 2005
    ..0078). In conclusion, the detection of HIF-1alpha protein would seem to be of value in informing the prognosis of transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term disability among aviators in Japan Air Self-Defense Force: analysis of 260 cases
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Biochemical Section, 2nd Division Japan Air Self Defense Force, Tachikawa, Japan
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:966-9. 2003
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  5. ncbi request reprint Expression of survivin does not predict survival in patients with transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Virchows Arch 441:559-63. 2002
    ..In the normal urothelium, its expression was not detected. In conclusion, the expression of survivin does not predict prognosis in TCC-UUT...
  6. pmc Gene transfer of human hepatocyte growth factor into rat skin wounds mediated by liposomes coated with the sendai virus (hemagglutinating virus of Japan)
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Am J Pathol 161:1761-72. 2002
    ..These results suggest that HGF gene transfer into a skin wound may aid re-epithelialization and neovascularization in the early phase of wound healing, and that HGF may play a role in modulating cutaneous wound healing...
  7. ncbi request reprint Expression of telomerase catalytic subunit (hTERT) mRNA does not predict survival in patients with transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    K Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Mod Pathol 14:1073-8. 2001
    ..However, no relationship was found between the expression of hTERT mRNA and clinicopathologic findings, PCNA index, or prognosis. These results suggest that the expression of hTERT mRNA does not predict prognosis in TCC-UUT...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in myosin heavy chain and its localization in rat heart in association with hypobaric hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defence Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa, Japan
    J Pathol 197:380-7. 2002
    ..These results suggest that HHE has a significant effect on the expression of both MHC mRNA and protein in the heart, particularly in RV. These changes may reflect a role for cardiac MHC in the response to pulmonary hypertension in HHE...
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide associated with hypobaric hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension in rats
    K Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Virchows Arch 439:808-17. 2001
    ..These changes may play a role in modulating pulmonary hypertension in HHE. However, under our conditions, pulmonary hypertension increased progressively throughout the HHE period...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nonviral HVJ (hemagglutinating virus of Japan) liposome-mediated retrograde gene transfer of human hepatocyte growth factor into rat nervous system promotes functional and histological recovery of the crushed nerve
    Naoki Kato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Neurosci Res 52:299-310. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Expression of LAT1 predicts risk of progression of transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, 359 8513, Japan
    Virchows Arch 451:681-90. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the detection of the active form of LAT1 protein would appear to be of value in informing the risk of progression in transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nonviral gene transfer of human hepatocyte growth factor improves streptozotocin-induced diabetic neuropathy in rats
    Naoki Kato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan 359 8513
    Diabetes 54:846-54. 2005
    ..These results suggest that nonviral HVJ liposome-mediated gene transfer of human HGF has potential for the safe effective treatment of diabetic sensorimotor neuropathy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Expression of endothelin-1 in the brain and lung of rats exposed to permanent hypobaric hypoxia
    Fumiko Kanazawa
    Biochemical Section, 2nd Division, Aeromedical Laboratory, Japan Air Self Defense Force, Tachikawa 190 0003, Japan
    Brain Res 1036:145-54. 2005
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  14. doi request reprint Peritumoral deposits as an adverse prognostic indicator of colorectal cancer
    Hideki Ueno
    Department of Surgery, National Defense Medical College, 3 2, Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan Electronic address
    Am J Surg 207:70-7. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prognostic value of peritumoral deposits (PTDs) in colorectal cancer (CRC)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Survivin expression in atypical adenomatous hyperplasia of the lung
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, 359 8513, Japan
    Am J Clin Pathol 120:712-9. 2003
    ..Thus, the expression of the 3 antibodies in high-grade AAH was intermediate between low-grade AAH and nonmucinous BAC. High-grade AAH may be closely related to nonmucinous BAC...
  16. ncbi request reprint LAT1 expression in normal lung and in atypical adenomatous hyperplasia and adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Virchows Arch 448:142-50. 2006
    ..In conclusion, LAT1 expression may increase with the upregulation of metabolic activity and cell proliferation in high-grade AAH and NMBAC...
  17. pmc Nonviral retrograde gene transfer of human hepatocyte growth factor improves neuropathic pain-related phenomena in rats
    Toyokazu Tsuchihara
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Mol Ther 17:42-50. 2009
    ..These results may point toward a potential new treatment strategy for chronic neuropathic pain in this model...
  18. ncbi request reprint Expression of P2X4R mRNA and protein in rats with hypobaric hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension
    Yuichiro Ohata
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Circ J 75:945-54. 2011
    ..The P2X4 receptor (P2X4R) controls vascular tone and vessel remodeling in several blood vessels, and it has emerged as a key factor in the enhancement of cardiovascular performance...
  19. doi request reprint Proteomic analysis of the lung in rats with hypobaric hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension
    Yuichiro Ohata
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Histol Histopathol 28:893-902. 2013
    ..This result was confirmed by Western blotting analysis of 2D-PAGE. Conceivably, HSP70 and PDIA3 may play roles in modulating the lung structural remodeling that occurs due to pulmonary hypertension in hypobaric hypoxia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mre11 expression in atypical adenomatous hyperplasia and adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College of American Pathologists, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1330-4. 2006
    ..Recently, it has been proposed that alterations in Mre11 function may be contributing factors in the development of some tumors. Moreover, mutations of Mre11 have been demonstrated to cause reduced Mre11 immunostaining...
  21. ncbi request reprint Telomere length, telomerase activity, and expressions of human telomerase mRNA component (hTERC) and human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) mRNA in pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors
    Yuko Nishio
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:16-22. 2007
    ..Telomeres are important for chromosome structure and function, protecting them against degradation. However, few studies have examined telomeres in pulmonary neuroendocrine (NE) tumors...
  22. doi request reprint Expression of occludin and claudins 1, 3, 4, and 7 in urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Am J Clin Pathol 130:43-9. 2008
    ..Detection of claudins 1, 3, and 4 would seem to provide valuable information about the progression of UC-UUT...
  23. doi request reprint Glucose-regulated protein 78 expression in urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Kenji Uematsu
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, National Defense Medical College Hospital, Tokorozawa, Japan
    BJU Int 106:873-8. 2010
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Telomere length and telomerase expression in atypical adenomatous hyperplasia and small bronchioloalveolar carcinoma of the lung
    Toshiaki Kawai
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Am J Clin Pathol 127:254-62. 2007
    ..Our results demonstrate telomere shortening, indicating its presence in the earliest phase of pulmonary carcinogenesis. Telomere length and telomerase may be involved in carcinogenesis in the lung...
  25. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of photocrosslinkable chitosan for endoscopic cancer treatment in alimentary tract
    Takuya Hayashi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 71:367-72. 2004
    ..Thus, the photocrosslinkable chitosan developed holds promise for use in EMR as a submucosal injection agent that avoids complications...
  26. ncbi request reprint Expression of mRNAs for telomeric repeat binding factor (TRF)-1 and TRF2 in atypical adenomatous hyperplasia and adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 9:1105-11. 2003
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Expression of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Tomokazu Matsuyama
    Department of Surgery II, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Cancer Sci 96:176-82. 2005
    ..The detection of HIF-1alpha protein and mRNA would appear to offer limited information as to progression and prognosis in esophageal carcinoma...
  28. ncbi request reprint Efficient gene transfer from innervated muscle into rat peripheral and central nervous systems using a non-viral haemagglutinating virus of Japan (HVJ)-liposome method
    Naoki Kato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Saitama, Japan
    J Neurochem 85:810-5. 2003
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Expressions of human telomerase mRNA component (hTERC) and telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) mRNA in effusion cytology
    Sadayuki Hiroi
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 29:212-6. 2003
    ..The expressions of hTERC and hTERT mRNA would appear to be a useful addition to cytology examination for diagnosis based on effusion cytology...
  30. pmc Axonal-transport-mediated gene transduction in the interior of rat bone
    Toshitaka Okabayashi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    PLoS ONE 5:. 2010
    ..However, in the case of hard tissues, such as bone, local gene delivery remains problematic owing to anatomical accessibility limitations of the target sites...
  31. doi request reprint Increased xCT expression correlates with tumor invasion and outcome in patients with glioblastomas
    Satoru Takeuchi
    Department of Neurosurgery, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    Neurosurgery 72:33-41; discussion 41. 2013
    ..Furthermore, increased glutathione synthesis by system xc may protect tumor cells against oxidative stress induced by radiotherapy and chemotherapy...
  32. doi request reprint A pilot study of mRNA expressions of 5-fluorouracil pathway genes in peripheral blood mononuclear cells and tumor tissues in patients with lung adenocarcinoma
    Sho Ogata
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Lung Cancer 71:199-204. 2011
    ..No correlation between PBMNCs and tumor-tissue specimens was found for the level of any mRNA. Thus, the measurement of TS mRNA in PBMNCs might aid the diagnosis of lung adenocarcinoma...
  33. ncbi request reprint Expression of membrane-type-1-matrix metalloproteinase and metalloproteinase-2 in nonsmall cell lung carcinomas
    Tsuyoshi Yamamura
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa 359 8513, Japan
    Lung Cancer 35:249-55. 2002
    ..However, an association was not demonstrated in the multivariate analysis. The detection of MT1-MMP and MMP2 is likely to be of limited value in informing the prognosis in NSCLC...
  34. doi request reprint Expressions of Thyroid Transcription Factor-1, Napsin A, p40, p63, CK5/6 and Desmocollin-3 in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, as Revealed by Imprint Cytology Using a Malinol-Based Cell-Transfer Technique
    Toshiaki Kawai
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Acta Cytol 59:457-64. 2015
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Sarcoidosis-associated hepatocellular carcinoma
    Sho Ogata
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513
    Acta Med Okayama 64:407-10. 2010
    ..Therefore, in the present case, sarcoidosis may be considered the probable background etiology for hepatocarcinogenesis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Expression of human telomerase RNA component and telomerase reverse transcriptase mRNA in atypical adenomatous hyperplasia of the lung
    Kuniaki Nakanishi
    Division of Environmental Medicine, National Defense Medical College Research Institute and the Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Hum Pathol 33:697-702. 2002
    ..These results suggest that high-grade AAH may be a precursor lesion of peripherally located NMBAC...
  37. doi request reprint Lymphohistiocytoid mesothelioma of the pleura
    Toshiaki Kawai
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:566-74. 2010
    ..LHM, an infrequent variant of sarcomatoid mesothelioma, displayed homozygous deletion of the 9p21 locus (three of four cases), and has a relatively favorable prognosis for the sarcomatoid type...
  38. ncbi request reprint Malignant amelanotic melanoma of the pleura without primary skin lesion:an autopsy case report
    Yuichiro Ohata
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 63:379-84. 2009
    ..The tumor cells were positive for S100 and focally positive for HMB-45, but negative for other markers. Immuno-histochemical examination for S100 and HMB-45 would thus appear to be useful for the diagnosis of an amelanotic melanoma...
  39. ncbi request reprint Telomere length, telomerase activity, and expression of human telomerase reverse transcriptase mRNA in growth plate of epiphyseal articular cartilage in femoral head during normal human development and in thanatophoric dysplasia
    Mitsuhiro Morita
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Hum Pathol 35:403-11. 2004
    ..We speculate that short telomere length and low telomerase activity may be important for chondrocyte differentiation in rhizomeric shortening of the limbs in thanatophoric dysplasia...
  40. ncbi request reprint Abnormalities in chromosome 17 and p53 in lung carcinoma cells detected by fluorescence in situ hybridization
    Toshiaki Kawai
    Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Pathol Int 54:413-9. 2004
    ..05). p53 deletion correlated with p53 immunostaining (P < 0.05). Thus, analysis by FISH using DNA probes for chromosome 17 and p53 may be of some, albeit limited, value in determination of prognosis...
  41. doi request reprint Thromboangiitis obliterans with multiple large vessel involvement: case report and analysis of immunophenotypes
    Naoki Edo
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Cardiovasc Pathol 19:59-62. 2010
    ..CD4+ T cells were almost equal in number to CD8+ T cells. These findings indicate the participation of inflammatory and immunologic processes in TAO with multi-organ involvement (as in ordinary TAO)...
  42. doi request reprint Peritoneal malignant mesothelioma (PMM), and primary peritoneal serous carcinoma (PPSC) and reactive mesothelial hyperplasia (RMH) of the peritoneum. Immunohistochemical and fluorescence in situ hybridisation (FISH) analyses
    Toshiaki Kawai
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    J Clin Pathol 69:706-12. 2016
    ..Differential diagnosis between PMM and primary peritoneal serous carcinoma (PPSC), a high-grade serous carcinoma, may be difficult, and separating reactive mesothelial hyperplasia (RMH) from PMM can be even more challenging...
  43. ncbi request reprint Soluble elastin decreases in the progress of atheroma formation in human aorta
    Takashi Akima
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Circ J 73:2154-62. 2009
    ..The serum levels of soluble elastin increase in patients with aortic dissection, but its distribution and characteristics are unclear...
  44. ncbi request reprint Poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma with signet-ring cell carcinoma of the extrahepatic bile duct in a 42-year-old Japanese female: a case report
    Sho Ogata
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 64:63-5. 2010
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Imprint cytology detects floating Brachyspira in human intestinal spirochetosis
    Sho Ogata
    Division of Medicine, Japan Self Defense Forces Hospital Yokosuka, Yokosuka 237 0071, Japan
    Hum Pathol 41:249-54. 2010
    ..Further, we suggest the existence of differences in biological behavior between these spirochetes...
  46. ncbi request reprint Proteomic analysis in usual and nonspecific interstitial pneumonia
    Ichiyo Ohara
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, National Defense Medical College Hospital, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Histol Histopathol 29:377-86. 2014
    ..Differences in vimentin subtypes may provide useful biomarkers for separating NSIP from UIP, alongside differences in histological characteristics. ..
  47. doi request reprint Objective criteria for crohn-like lymphoid reaction in colorectal cancer
    Hideki Ueno
    Dept of Surgery, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Am J Clin Pathol 139:434-41. 2013
    ..67 for the 1-mm rule and 0.50 for Graham's criteria. The size of the largest LA best reflects the specific characteristics of CLR, and the 1-mm rule is expected to improve assessment reproducibility...
  48. doi request reprint Pivotal advance: characterization of mouse liver phagocytic B cells in innate immunity
    Masahiro Nakashima
    Department of Immunology and Microbiology, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    J Leukoc Biol 91:537-46. 2012
    ..These results indicate that liver B cells have phagocytic and bactericidal activities similar to those of dedicated phagocytes and may contribute to bacterial clearance...
  49. doi request reprint Effects of reloading after simulated microgravity on proteoglycan metabolism in the nucleus pulposus and anulus fibrosus of the lumbar intervertebral disc: an experimental study using a rat tail suspension model
    Hiroki Yasuoka
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:E734-40. 2007
    ..An experiment to measure proteoglycan (PG) content and PG-related gene mRNA expressions in the lumbar intervertebral disc (IVD) of rats tail-suspended (TS) for up to 6 weeks with subsequent reloading...
  50. ncbi request reprint Supratentorial ectopic cortical ependymoma occurring with intratumoral hemorrhage
    Takahito Miyazawa
    Department of Neurosurgery, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama, 359 8513, Japan
    Brain Tumor Pathol 24:35-40. 2007
    ..Although malignant transformation is unusual in cortical ependymoma, close observation and adjunctive radiotherapy are strongly recommended after the excision...
  51. ncbi request reprint Photocrosslinkable chitosan as a dressing for wound occlusion and accelerator in healing process
    Masayuki Ishihara
    Research Institute, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Biomaterials 23:833-40. 2002
    ..The chitosan hydrogel due to its accelerating healing ability is considered to become an excellent dressing for wound occlusion and tissue adhesive in urgent hemostasis situations...
  52. ncbi request reprint In vivo targeted gene transfer in skin by the use of laser-induced stress waves
    Makoto Ogura
    Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Keio University, 3 14 1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku Ku, Yokohama 223 8522, Japan
    Lasers Surg Med 34:242-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate in vivo gene transfer by the use of laser-induced stress waves (LISWs)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Small adenocarcinoma of the lung: prognostic significance of central fibrosis chiefly because of its association with angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis
    Koichi Okudera
    Hospital Pathology Center, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, Hirosaki, Japan
    Pathol Int 56:494-502. 2006
    ..Lymphatic vessels in some CF showed intravasation by carcinoma cells. In conclusion, CF could be an important histological prognostic factor in SA chiefly because of its association with angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis...
  54. ncbi request reprint Levels of annexin IV and V in the plasma of pregnant and postpartum women
    Junko Masuda
    Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan
    Thromb Haemost 91:1129-36. 2004
    ..These results suggest that Anx IV enters the maternal bloodstream just after delivery and might play a role in preventing disseminated intravascular coagulopathy, and that Anx V helps to prevent clotting in the placenta during pregnancy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Cerebral infarction in a 24-year-old pilot
    Koichiro Ohashi
    Third Division, Aeromedical Laboratory, Japan Air Self Defense Force, Tachikawa 190 8585, Tokyo, Japan
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:1105-9. 2003
    ..We discuss the criteria used for diagnosis and the risk factors for cerebral infarction in young adults, as well as the aeromedical disposition of young pilots...
  56. ncbi request reprint Beta-2-glycoprotein I and urinary trypsin inhibitor levels in the plasma of pregnant and postpartum women
    Junko Masuda
    Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University, Otsuka, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 112 8610, Japan
    Thromb Res 117:255-61. 2006
    ..UTI levels might be kept constant by increased urinary excretion despite overproduction during pregnancy...