Affiliation: National Cardiovascular Center
- Characterization of subclinical thyroid dysfunction from cardiovascular and metabolic viewpoints: the Suita studyNaoyuki Takashima
Department of Epidemiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
Circ J 71:191-5. 2007....
- Validation of the association between the gene encoding proteasome subunit alpha type 6 and myocardial infarction in a Japanese populationNaoyuki Takashima
Department of Epidemiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita
Circ J 71:495-8. 2007..The frequency of the risk conferring genotype (GG) in cases was reported to be greater than that in controls (12.4% vs 8.9%). The purpose of the present study was to validate this observation in our study population...
- Polymorphism of CYP11B2 determines salt sensitivity in JapaneseNaoharu Iwai
Department of Epidemiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
Hypertension 49:825-31. 2007..Thus, the T(-344)C polymorphism in CYP11B2 appears to affect salt sensitivity in Japanese and to have clinical significance...
- Retinol-binding protein 4 and insulin resistanceNaoyuki Takashima
N Engl J Med 355:1392; author reply 1394-5. 2006