Noriyoshi Masuoka

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Affiliation: Okayama University of Science
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Xanthine oxidase inhibitory activity of alkyl gallates
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, Ridai cho, Okayama, Japan
    Mol Nutr Food Res 50:725-31. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Inhibitory effects of cardols and related compounds on superoxide anion generation by xanthine oxidase
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Okayama 700 0005, Japan Electronic address
    Food Chem 166:270-4. 2015
  3. pmc Acatalasemic mice are mildly susceptible to adriamycin nephropathy and exhibit increased albuminuria and glomerulosclerosis
    Keiichi Takiue
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 5 1 Shikatacho, Kita ku, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    BMC Nephrol 13:14. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Characterization of acatalasemic erythrocytes treated with low and high dose hydrogen peroxide. Hemolysis and aggregation
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, 700 0005, Japan
    J Biol Chem 281:21728-34. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Effect of vitamin E on alloxan-induced mouse diabetes
    Wakana Kamimura
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Kita ku, Okayama 700 0005, Japan
    Clin Biochem 46:795-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of pyrogallol-induced cytotoxicity in catalase-mutant escherichia coli and mutagenicity in Salmonella typhimurium
    Yoko Takemura
    Department of Public Health, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, Okayama, 700 8558, Japan
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 84:347-50. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Characterization of hydrogen peroxide removal reaction by hemoglobin in the presence of reduced pyridine nucleotides
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Biochemistry, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, 700 8558, Okayama, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1637:46-54. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Increased susceptibility to oxidant-mediated tissue injury and peritoneal fibrosis in acatalasemic mice
    Naomi Fukuoka
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Okayama, Japan
    Am J Nephrol 28:661-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Low catalase activity in blood is associated with the diabetes caused by alloxan
    Kazunori Takemoto
    Kake Medical Science Education Center, Okayama, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 407:43-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Involvement of oxidative stress in hydroquinone-induced cytotoxicity in catalase-deficient Escherichia coli mutants
    Masako Horita
    Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Public Health, Okayama, Japan
    Free Radic Res 39:1035-41. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Xanthine oxidase inhibitory activity of alkyl gallates
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, Ridai cho, Okayama, Japan
    Mol Nutr Food Res 50:725-31. 2006
    ..The suppression is not due to scavenging activity of these gallates but due to reduction of xanthine oxidase by these gallates. The reduced enzyme catalyzes the reaction to generate hydrogen peroxide and uric acid...
  2. doi request reprint Inhibitory effects of cardols and related compounds on superoxide anion generation by xanthine oxidase
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Okayama 700 0005, Japan Electronic address
    Food Chem 166:270-4. 2015
    ..These results suggested that specific inhibitors for superoxide anion generation catalysed by xanthine oxidase consisted of an electron-rich resorcinol group and an alkyl chain having longer than C9 chain...
  3. pmc Acatalasemic mice are mildly susceptible to adriamycin nephropathy and exhibit increased albuminuria and glomerulosclerosis
    Keiichi Takiue
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 5 1 Shikatacho, Kita ku, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    BMC Nephrol 13:14. 2012
    ..A functional catalase deficiency was hypothesized to exacerbate albuminuria and the progression of glomerulosclerosis in this model...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characterization of acatalasemic erythrocytes treated with low and high dose hydrogen peroxide. Hemolysis and aggregation
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, 700 0005, Japan
    J Biol Chem 281:21728-34. 2006
    ..These species induce hemolysis of erythrocytes, polymerization of hemoglobin, and aggregation of the acatalasemic erythrocytes. A mechanism for the onset of Takarara disease is proposed...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of vitamin E on alloxan-induced mouse diabetes
    Wakana Kamimura
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Kita ku, Okayama 700 0005, Japan
    Clin Biochem 46:795-8. 2013
    ..D-α-Tocopherol (vitamin E) is an antioxidant which helps prevent excess oxidation in the body. In this study, we examined the effect of vitamin E on diabetes caused by alloxan administration in mice...
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of pyrogallol-induced cytotoxicity in catalase-mutant escherichia coli and mutagenicity in Salmonella typhimurium
    Yoko Takemura
    Department of Public Health, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, Okayama, 700 8558, Japan
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 84:347-50. 2010
    ..This study also suggests that newly established catalase mutant E. coli is probably useful in hazard identification of oxidative chemicals...
  7. ncbi request reprint Characterization of hydrogen peroxide removal reaction by hemoglobin in the presence of reduced pyridine nucleotides
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Biochemistry, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, 700 8558, Okayama, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1637:46-54. 2003
    ..2 mM hydrogen peroxide. Under acatalasemic conditions, it was suggested that NAD(P)H were important factors to prevent the oxidative degradation of hemoglobin...
  8. doi request reprint Increased susceptibility to oxidant-mediated tissue injury and peritoneal fibrosis in acatalasemic mice
    Naomi Fukuoka
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Okayama, Japan
    Am J Nephrol 28:661-8. 2008
    ..Peritoneal fibrosis is a major complication leading to the loss of peritoneal function in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis. However, the effect of catalase depletion on peritoneal fibrosis has not yet been investigated...
  9. doi request reprint Low catalase activity in blood is associated with the diabetes caused by alloxan
    Kazunori Takemoto
    Kake Medical Science Education Center, Okayama, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 407:43-6. 2009
    ..Hydrogen peroxide is enzymatically processed by catalase, and catalase deficiency in blood is known as acatalasemia. We examined whether low catalase activity is a risk factor for diabetes mellitus...
  10. ncbi request reprint Involvement of oxidative stress in hydroquinone-induced cytotoxicity in catalase-deficient Escherichia coli mutants
    Masako Horita
    Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Public Health, Okayama, Japan
    Free Radic Res 39:1035-41. 2005
    ..The present results suggest that H2O2 is probably involved in hydroquinone-induced cytotoxicity in catalase-deficient E. coli mutants and catalase plays an important role in protection of the cells against hydroquinone toxicity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Glycosylation of trans-resveratrol by plant-cultured cells
    Hiroya Imai
    Department of Life Science, Faculty of Science, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Okayama 700 0005, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 76:1552-4. 2012
    ..Incubation of plant-cultured cells of Ipomoea batatas and Strophanthus gratus with trans-resveratrol gave trans-resveratrol 3-O-β-D-glucopyranoside and trans-resveratrol 4'-O-β-D-glucopyranoside...
  12. ncbi request reprint Catalase deficiency renders remnant kidneys more susceptible to oxidant tissue injury and renal fibrosis in mice
    Mizuho Kobayashi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Okayama, Japan
    Kidney Int 68:1018-31. 2005
    ..Catalase is one of the important antioxidant enzymes regulating the levels of intracellular hydrogen peroxide and hydroxyl radical. The effect of catalase deficiency on progressive renal fibrosis has not been fully elucidated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of water-solubility and bioactivity of paclitaxel using modified cyclodextrins
    Hiroki Hamada
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Okayama 700 0005, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 102:369-71. 2006
    ..3 mM in a 0.1 M 2,6-dimethyl beta-cyclodextrin aqueous solution. The inclusion complex of paclitaxel and 2,6-dimethyl beta-cyclodextrin had a 1.23-fold polymerization activity as paclitaxel in a tubulin assay...
  14. doi request reprint One-procedure synthesis of capsiate from capsaicin by lipase-catalyzed dynamic transacylation
    Kohji Ishihara
    Graduate School of Science, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Kita ku, Okayama, 700 0005, Japan
    World J Microbiol Biotechnol 26:1337-40. 2010
    ..As a result, we performed a one-procedure synthesis of capsiate from capsaicin via lipase-catalyzed transacylation. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Stereoselective reduction of carbonyl compounds with Actinomycete: purification and characterization of three alpha-keto ester reductases from Streptomyces avermitilis
    Kohji Ishihara
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, Okayama, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 72:3249-57. 2008
    ..avermitilis genome...
  16. doi request reprint Enzymatic preparation of arbutin derivatives: lipase-catalyzed direct acylation without the need of vinyl ester as an acyl donor
    Kohji Ishihara
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Kita ku, Okayama 700 0005, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 109:554-6. 2010
    ..We achieved the enzymatic synthesis of feruloyl arbutin and lipoyl arbutin without the need of vinyl ferulate and vinyl lipoate as acyl donors, respectively...
  17. doi request reprint Protective effect of vitamin E against alloxan-induced mouse hyperglycemia
    Kazunori Takemoto
    Kake Medical Science Education Center, Okayama 700 0005, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1862:647-50. 2016
    ..As the incidence of hyperglycemia induced by alloxan was reportedly improved when mice were fed a vitamin E supplemented diet, this protective effect was examined...
  18. pmc Animal model for oxidative stress research-Catalase mutant mice
    Da Hong Wang
    Department of Public Health, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, 700 8558, Okayama, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 8:37-40. 2003
    ..In this review, we give a brief overview of recent findings of studies in utilizing the catalase-deficient mice and evaluate the possibility of these mouse strains as a candidate animal model for oxidative stress research...
  19. pmc Psychosocial Determinants of Fruit and Vegetable Consumption in a Japanese Population
    Da Hong Wang
    Department of Biochemistry, Okayama University of Science, 1 1 Ridai cho, Okayama 700 0005, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
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  20. pmc Superoxide anion scavenging activity of alk(en)yl phenol compounds by using PMS-NADH system
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, Okayama, Japan Research and Development Division of Meister Bio Co Ltd, Incubator, Okayama University, 1 1 1 Tsushimanaka, Kita ku, Okayama 700 0082, Japan
    Heliyon 2:e00169. 2016
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  21. doi request reprint Suppression of superoxide anion generation catalyzed by xanthine oxidase with alkyl caffeates and the scavenging activity
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    a Department of Life Science, Okayama University of Science, Okayama, Japan
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 67:283-7. 2016
    ..Alkyl caffeates are effective inhibitors of uric acid and O2(-) catalyzed by xanthine oxidase as well as antioxidants for edible oil. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant activity of dodecyl gallate
    Isao Kubo
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3112, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 50:3533-9. 2002
    ..Dodecyl gallate protected mitochondrial functions and human red blood cells against oxidative stresses, but gallic acid showed little effect. The hydrophobic dodecyl group is largely associated with the preventive antioxidative activity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Antioxidants from Rabdosia japonica
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Biochemistry, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Phytother Res 20:206-13. 2006
    ..On the other hand, isoquercitrin, rutin and rosmarinic acid were effective in scavenging superoxide radicals generated by the xanthine-xanthine oxidase system without inhibiting the enzyme...
  24. ncbi request reprint Characterization of xanthine oxidase inhibition by anacardic acids
    Noriyoshi Masuoka
    Department of Biochemistry, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2 5 1 Shikatacho, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1688:245-9. 2004
    ..Salicylic acid moiety and alkenyl side chain in anacardic acid are associated with the cooperative inhibition and hydrophobic binding, respectively...
  25. ncbi request reprint Non-antibiotic antibacterial activity of dodecyl gallate
    Isao Kubo
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, CA 94720 3112, Berkeley, USA
    Bioorg Med Chem 11:573-80. 2003
    ..As far as alkyl gallates are concerned, their antimicrobial spectra and potency depend in part on the hydrophobic portion of the molecule...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acatalasemia sensitizes renal tubular epithelial cells to apoptosis and exacerbates renal fibrosis after unilateral ureteral obstruction
    Reiko Sunami
    Okayama Univ Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 286:F1030-8. 2004
    ..This study demonstrates that catalase deficiency enhanced tubulointerstitial injury and fibrosis in a murine model of UUO and thus supports the protective role of catalase in this model...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effect of sulfur amino acids on stimulus-induced superoxide generation and translocation of p47phox and p67phox to cell membrane in human neutrophils and the scavenging of free radical
    Noriko Kitaoka
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Kochi Medical School, Nankoku Shi, Kochi 783 8505, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 353:109-16. 2005
    ..Among these metabolites, cystathionine ketimine significantly enhanced N-formyl-methionyl-leucyl-phenylalanine (fMLP)-induced superoxide generation in parallel with tyrosyl phosphorylation of 45 kDa protein in human neutrophils...
  28. ncbi request reprint Telmisartan inhibits both oxidative stress and renal fibrosis after unilateral ureteral obstruction in acatalasemic mice
    Hitoshi Sugiyama
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:2670-80. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of three flavonoids isolated from Japanese Polygonum species on superoxide generation in human neutrophils
    Gang Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Kochi Medical School, Nankoku Shi, Kochi 783 8505, Japan
    Planta Med 71:933-7. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of Agkistroden blomhoffi (mamushi) on superoxide generation in human neutrophils
    Gang Liu
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Kochi Medical School, Kochi, Japan, and Department of Anaesthesiology, First Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, China
    Clin Biochem 39:781-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of Agkistroden blomhoffi (mamushi) aqueous extract on stimulus-induced superoxide generation in human neutrophils...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Biological activity tests of chemical constituents from two Brazilian Labiatae plants]
    Takahiko Isobe
    Department of Chemistry, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya City, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 127:389-95. 2007
    ..Aurantiamide benzoate exhibited moderate inhibitory activity against xanthine oxidase. It was clarified that herbs Cunila spicata and Hyptis fasciculata are effective against bronchitis and gout...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxicity of lawsone and cytoprotective activity of antioxidants in catalase mutant Escherichia coli
    Rani Sauriasari
    Department of Public Health, Okayama University, Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Toxicology 235:103-11. 2007
    ..We suggest that lawsone cytotoxicity is probably mediated, at least in part, by the release of O(2)(-), H(2)O(2) and OH(-)...