University of Fukui

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  1. doi Adenovirus-mediated retrograde transfer of neurotrophin-3 gene enhances survival of anterior horn neurons of twy/twy mice with chronic mechanical compression of the spinal cord
    Kenzo Uchida
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Medicine, Fukui University Faculty of Medical Sciences, Matsuoka, Fukui, Japan
    J Neurosci Res 86:1789-800. 2008
  2. ncbi Rotational osteotomy at the diaphysis of the radius in the treatment of congenital radioulnar synostosis
    Michiyo Fujimoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fukui University School of Medicine, Matsuoka, Japan
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:676-9. 2005
  3. ncbi Quantitation of glutathione S transferase-pi in the urine of preterm neonates
    Hirokazu Tsukahara
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Pediatr Int 47:528-31. 2005
  4. ncbi Pathogenesis of calcium crystal deposition in the ligamentum flavum correlates with lumbar spinal canal stenosis
    T Yayama
    Division of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Fukui, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Shimoaizuki 23, Matsuoka, Fukui, Japan
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:637-43. 2005
  5. ncbi Quantifying receptor properties: the tissue segment binding method - a powerful tool for the pharmacome analysis of native receptors
    Ikunobu Muramatsu
    Division of Pharmacology, Department of Biochemistry and Bioinformative Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Fukui, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Pharmacol Sci 98:331-9. 2005
  6. ncbi Molecular interactions in the formation and deposition of beta2-microglobulin-related amyloid fibrils
    Hironobu Naiki
    Division of Molecular Pathology, Department of Pathological Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Amyloid 12:15-25. 2005
  7. ncbi Stable-isotope dilution gas chromatography-mass spectrometric measurement of 3-hydroxyglutaric acid, glutaric acid and related metabolites in body fluids of patients with glutaric aciduria type 1 found in newborn screening
    Yosuke Shigematsu
    Department of Health Science, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Matsuoka cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 823:7-12. 2005
  8. ncbi Inhibition of histone deacetylase 3 stimulates apoptosis induced by heat shock under acidic conditions in human maxillary cancer
    Norihiko Narita
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Fukui, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Oncogene 24:7346-54. 2005
  9. ncbi Multislice continuous arterial spin-labeled perfusion MRI in patients with chronic occlusive cerebrovascular disease: a correlative study with CO2 PET validation
    Hirohiko Kimura
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medical Science, University of Fukui, 23 Shimoaizuki, Yoshida gun, Katsukoa cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Magn Reson Imaging 22:189-98. 2005
  10. ncbi Acute effects of styrene inhalation on the neuroendocrinological system of rats and the different effects in male and female rats
    Tomohiro Umemura
    Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Kita 15, Nishi 7, Kita ku, 060 8638 Sapporo, Japan
    Arch Toxicol 79:653-9. 2005

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  1. doi Adenovirus-mediated retrograde transfer of neurotrophin-3 gene enhances survival of anterior horn neurons of twy/twy mice with chronic mechanical compression of the spinal cord
    Kenzo Uchida
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Medicine, Fukui University Faculty of Medical Sciences, Matsuoka, Fukui, Japan
    J Neurosci Res 86:1789-800. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that targeted retrograde NT-3 gene delivery is feasible in the intact animal and that it enhances neuronal survival even under chronic mechanical compression of the spinal cord...
  2. ncbi Rotational osteotomy at the diaphysis of the radius in the treatment of congenital radioulnar synostosis
    Michiyo Fujimoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fukui University School of Medicine, Matsuoka, Japan
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:676-9. 2005
    ..Bone union was obtained in all patients without any complications or correction loss. Functional improvements were achieved in all patients. This procedure is simple and safe in the treatment of congenital radioulnar synostosis...
  3. ncbi Quantitation of glutathione S transferase-pi in the urine of preterm neonates
    Hirokazu Tsukahara
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Pediatr Int 47:528-31. 2005
    ..The present study was intended to evaluate urinary excretion of GST-pi and its relationship to other renal markers and to the status of oxidative stress in preterm neonates...
  4. ncbi Pathogenesis of calcium crystal deposition in the ligamentum flavum correlates with lumbar spinal canal stenosis
    T Yayama
    Division of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Fukui, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Shimoaizuki 23, Matsuoka, Fukui, Japan
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:637-43. 2005
    ..To investigate the histological and immunohistochemical properties of degenerative changes and calcium crystal deposition in the lumbar ligamentum favum...
  5. ncbi Quantifying receptor properties: the tissue segment binding method - a powerful tool for the pharmacome analysis of native receptors
    Ikunobu Muramatsu
    Division of Pharmacology, Department of Biochemistry and Bioinformative Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Fukui, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Pharmacol Sci 98:331-9. 2005
    ..We suggest that the tissue segment binding method is a powerful tool for detecting the native properties of receptors occurring in tissues and cells without altering their environment...
  6. ncbi Molecular interactions in the formation and deposition of beta2-microglobulin-related amyloid fibrils
    Hironobu Naiki
    Division of Molecular Pathology, Department of Pathological Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Amyloid 12:15-25. 2005
    ..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that in vivo, specific molecules that affect the conformation and stability of beta2-m and amyloid fibrils will have significant effects on the deposition of A beta2M amyloid fibrils...
  7. ncbi Stable-isotope dilution gas chromatography-mass spectrometric measurement of 3-hydroxyglutaric acid, glutaric acid and related metabolites in body fluids of patients with glutaric aciduria type 1 found in newborn screening
    Yosuke Shigematsu
    Department of Health Science, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Matsuoka cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 823:7-12. 2005
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  8. ncbi Inhibition of histone deacetylase 3 stimulates apoptosis induced by heat shock under acidic conditions in human maxillary cancer
    Norihiko Narita
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Fukui, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Oncogene 24:7346-54. 2005
    ..HDAC3 may be a novel target enhancing hyperthermia and combined treatment with hyperthermia and HDAC inhibitors is a possible modality for cancer therapy...
  9. ncbi Multislice continuous arterial spin-labeled perfusion MRI in patients with chronic occlusive cerebrovascular disease: a correlative study with CO2 PET validation
    Hirohiko Kimura
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medical Science, University of Fukui, 23 Shimoaizuki, Yoshida gun, Katsukoa cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Magn Reson Imaging 22:189-98. 2005
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  10. ncbi Acute effects of styrene inhalation on the neuroendocrinological system of rats and the different effects in male and female rats
    Tomohiro Umemura
    Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Kita 15, Nishi 7, Kita ku, 060 8638 Sapporo, Japan
    Arch Toxicol 79:653-9. 2005
    ..These results suggest that styrene exposure may cause hypersecretion of PRL and that the sensitivity to styrene exposure of the female may be higher than that of the male...
  11. ncbi Clinical applications of DNase I, a genetic marker already used for forensic identification
    Toshihiro Yasuda
    Division of Medical Genetics and Biochemistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Matsuoka cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Leg Med (Tokyo) 7:274-7. 2005
    ..Over the last decade since the discovery of the utility of its genetic polymorphism for forensic purposes, research on DNase I has expanded into clinical applications...
  12. ncbi A sensitive new method for clinically monitoring cytarabine concentrations at the DNA level in leukemic cells
    Takahiro Yamauchi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, University of Fukui, 23 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Biochem Pharmacol 69:1795-803. 2005
    ..Thus, the present method is sensitive, accurate, precise, and may permit therapeutic drug monitoring at the DNA level for better individualization of antileukemic regimens...
  13. ncbi The relationship between the branch-forming glycosyltransferases and cell surface sugar chain structures
    Shinji Takamatsu
    Biomedical Imaging Research Center, University of Fukui, 23 3 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka, Yoshida, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Biochemistry 44:6343-9. 2005
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  14. ncbi Changes of calcitonin gene-related peptide in primary sensory neurons and their central branch after nerve root compression of the dog
    Shigeru Kobayashi
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Fukui University School of Medicine, Matsuoka, Fukui, Japan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:527-33. 2005
    ..To investigate changes in axonal flow after nerve root compression by using immunohistochemical techniques to detect calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), which is thought to be involved in pain sensation...
  15. ncbi Automatic synthesis of 16 alpha-[(18)F]fluoro-17beta-estradiol using a cassette-type [(18)F]fluorodeoxyglucose synthesizer
    Tetsuya Mori
    Biomedical Imaging Research Center, University of Fukui, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Nucl Med Biol 33:281-6. 2006
    ..The final product was stable for more than 6 h in saline containing sodium ascorbate. This new preparation system enables us to produce [(18)F]FES safe for clinical use with high and reproducible yield...
  16. ncbi Effect of compensation procedures for velocity on repeatability and variability of gait parameters in normal subjects
    Seiichiro Shimada
    Division of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Medicine, Fukui University Hospital, Japan
    Clin Rehabil 20:239-45. 2006
    ..OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of a mathematical procedure that adjusts for gait velocity on the variability seen in gait analysis...
  17. ncbi White coat phenomenon, anxiety and endothelial function in healthy normotensive elderly subjects
    Tetsuhito Murata
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Japan
    Blood Press 15:88-92. 2006
    ..We studied the possible association between WCP and anxiety or vascular function in normotensive elderly subjects without major cardiovascular risk factors...
  18. doi Rate of liver volume increase: can it predict recipient prognosis after left lobe transplantation from living related donors?
    Noriaki Muraoka
    Department of Radiology, University of Fukui, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Clin Imaging 32:6-10. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether liver volume increase can predict recipient outcome...
  19. ncbi Combined low-dose cytarabine, melphalan and mitoxantrone for older patients with acute myeloid leukemia or high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome
    Takahiro Yamauchi
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, University of Fukui, 23 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka, Eiheiji, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Anticancer Res 27:2635-9. 2007
    ..A pilot study of the efficacy of a combination chemotherapy using low-dose ara-C, melphalan (Mel), and mitoxantrone (Mit) was conducted...
  20. ncbi Thoracic ossification of the human ligamentum flavum: histopathological and immunohistochemical findings around the ossified lesion
    Takafumi Yayama
    Departments of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Medicine, Fukui University Faculty of Medical Sciences, Fukui, Japan
    J Neurosurg Spine 7:184-93. 2007
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  21. ncbi A proximal direct repeat motif characterized as a negative regulatory element in the human renin gene
    Tadashi Konoshita
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui University School of Medicine, 23 3, Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka, 910 1193, Japan
    J Cell Biochem 102:1043-50. 2007
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  22. ncbi Synergistic action of polyanionic and non-polar cofactors in fibrillation of human islet amyloid polypeptide
    Takashi Konno
    Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Matsuoka, Yoshida, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    FEBS Lett 581:1635-8. 2007
    ..A simple sum of two independent cofactor's effects could not account for the synergistic action. We propose that this synergy of polyanionic and nonpolar milieus could substantially modify the amyloidgenesis in the human body...
  23. ncbi Biomarkers for oxidative stress: clinical application in pediatric medicine
    Hirokazu Tsukahara
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Curr Med Chem 14:339-51. 2007
    ..Repeated measurement of appropriate parameters will enable us to discern the pathophysiological patterns of pediatric diseases and guide our therapies appropriately...
  24. ncbi A comparison of uterine peristalsis in women with normal uteri and uterine leiomyoma by cine magnetic resonance imaging
    Makoto Orisaka
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Fukui, 23 3 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 135:111-5. 2007
    ..This pilot study was intended to determine: (1) whether uterine peristalsis during the menstrual cycle is detectable by cine magnetic resonance imaging (MRI); (2) the effects of leiomyoma on uterine peristalsis...
  25. ncbi The positron emission tomography with F18 17beta-estradiol has the potential to benefit diagnosis and treatment of endometrial cancer
    Yoshio Yoshida
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui ken 910 1193, Japan
    Gynecol Oncol 104:764-6. 2007
    ..The positron emission tomography (PET) with F18 17beta-estradiol (FES) has good imaging for assessment of estrogen receptor in breast cancer...
  26. ncbi A benign solitary uterine leiomyoma on the pelvic peritoneum detected long after the hysterectomy for fibroids
    K Shukunami
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Fukui, Yoshida gun, Fukui, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:589. 2006
  27. ncbi A comparative study of the plasma membrane permeabilization and fluidization induced by antipsychotic drugs in the rat brain
    Tetsuhito Murata
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 10:683-9. 2007
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  28. ncbi Sacral insufficiency fracture detected by FDG-PET/CT: report of 2 cases
    Tatsuro Tsuchida
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Fukui, Yoshida gun, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 20:445-8. 2006
    ..Like bone scintigraphy, typical H-shaped FDG uptake may be diagnostic in sacral insufficiency fracture. Adding CT information to FDG-PET, that is, assessing SIF with FDG-PET/CT may be useful when atypical findings are observed...
  29. ncbi Microperforate hymen in a primigravida in active labor: a case report
    Kenji Goto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Fukui, Yoshida gun, Fukui, Japan
    J Reprod Med 51:584-6. 2006
    ..The microperforation is quite difficult to visualize...
  30. ncbi Correlation between the Aging Males' Symptoms Scale and sex steroids, gonadotropins, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, and growth hormone levels in ambulatory men
    Yoshiji Miwa
    Department of Urology, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    J Sex Med 3:723-6. 2006
    ..In addition to testosterone, the levels of other hormones also decrease with age; therefore, multihormone alterations may influence PADAM-related symptoms...
  31. ncbi Effects of dioxin on gene expression in female reproductive system in the rat
    Kaoru Miyamoto
    Department of Biochemistry, Fukui Medical University, Shimoaizuki 23, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Environ Sci 11:47-55. 2004
    ..These data suggest that a low dose of dioxin has profound effects on the reproductive system...
  32. ncbi Candidate cis-elements for human renin gene expression in the promoter region
    Tadashi Konoshita
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui University School of Medicine, Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka, Japan
    J Cell Biochem 93:327-36. 2004
    ..Further functional characterization of these elements would provide important data for a better understanding of human renin gene expression...
  33. ncbi Id and development
    Y Yokota
    Department of Biochemistry, Fukui Medical University, Shimoaizuki 23 3, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Oncogene 20:8290-8. 2001
    ..The topics discussed include neurogenesis, natural killer cell development, lymphoid organogenesis, mammary gland development and spermatogenesis...
  34. ncbi Paramyxovirus accessory proteins as interferon antagonists
    B Gotoh
    Department of Microbiology, Fukui Medical University, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 45:787-800. 2001
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  35. ncbi Myocardial FDG-PET examination during fasting and glucose loading states by means of a one-day protocol
    T Tsuchida
    Department of Radiology, Fukui Medical University, Matsuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 15:433-8. 2001
    ..Scatter correction was successfully performed in both 2D and 3D modes. Background activity is thought to be negligible and this proposed method is simple touse in measuring the myocardial FDG uptake in one day...
  36. ncbi Acute effects of stereotactic radiosurgery on the kinetics of glucose metabolism in metastatic brain tumors: FDG PET study
    T Yamamoto
    Department of Radiology, Fukui Medical University, Yoshida gun, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 15:103-9. 2001
    ..To understand acute effects on the kinetics of glucose metabolism of tumors in vivo after high-dose irradiation, we analyzed dynamic FDG PET data in patients with metastatic brain tumors receiving stereotactic radiosurgery...
  37. ncbi Involvement of thioredoxin in the regulation of growth hormone secretion in rat pituitary cell cultures
    I Hata
    Department of Pediatrics, Fukui Medical University, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 281:E269-74. 2001
    ..Collectively, these findings suggest that TRX is induced by stimulation with GRF and plays a regulatory role in GH secretion from rat anterior pituitary cells by enhancing the secretion of stored GH, rather than by the synthesis of GH...
  38. ncbi Amyloid-induced aggregation and precipitation of soluble proteins: an electrostatic contribution of the Alzheimer's beta(25-35) amyloid fibril
    T Konno
    Department of Physiology, Fukui Medical University, Yoshida, Fukui, 910 1193, Japan
    Biochemistry 40:2148-54. 2001
    ..As a summary, this study has proposed a scheme for events related to the nonspecific amyloid-protein interaction, which may play substantial roles in in vivo conditions...
  39. ncbi Cloning, mapping, genomic organization, and expression of mouse M-LP, a new member of the peroxisomal membrane protein Mpv17 domain family
    R Iida
    Department of Forensic Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Matsuoka cho, Fukui, 910 1193, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 283:292-6. 2001
    ..Search of the protein domain family database (ProDom) revealed that M-LP is a new member of the Mpv17 domain family (PD008400)...
  40. ncbi Cloning and functional expression of an E box-binding protein from rat granulosa cells
    K Yamada
    Department of Biochemistry, Fukui Medical University, Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193 and CREST, JST Japan Science and Technology, Japan
    Biol Reprod 64:1315-9. 2001
    ..Thus, we report molecular cloning, expression, and functional characterization of full-length rat USF2 cDNA...
  41. ncbi A case of intravascular large B-cell lymphoma mimicking erythema nodosum: the importance of multiple skin biopsies
    T Kiyohara
    Department of Dermatology, Fukui Medical University, Japan
    J Cutan Pathol 27:413-8. 2000
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  42. ncbi Endoscopic [13C]-urea breath test for quantification of Helicobacter pylori infection
    H Suto
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Yoshida gun, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:161-7. 2000
    ..We previously developed a new diagnostic method for Helicobacter pylori infection and called it the endoscopic [13C]-urea breath test (EUBT). Here we evaluate the relationship between the EUBT results and the histological findings...
  43. ncbi Lipid-binding proteins in rat and human kidney
    H Kimura
    Department of Clinical and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Japan
    Kidney Int Suppl 71:S159-62. 1999
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  44. ncbi Expression of p27 is associated with Bax expression and spontaneous apoptosis in oral and oropharyngeal carcinoma
    S Fujieda
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Fukui Medical University, Yoshida, Japan
    Int J Cancer 84:315-20. 1999
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  45. ncbi Glucosylceramide synthase inhibitor inhibits the action of nerve growth factor in PC12 cells
    T Mutoh
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Biol Chem 273:26001-7. 1998
    ..The present results and our previous observations clearly demonstrate that Trk requires endogenous gangliosides, especially GM1, for its normal function in mediating the neurotrophic activity of NGF at least in PC12 cells...
  46. ncbi Renal aplasia is the predominant cause of congenital solitary kidneys
    Masahiro Hiraoka
    Department of Pediatrics, Fukui Medical University School of Medicine, Kasuga Ladies Clinic, and Aiiku Hospital, Matsuoka, Fukui, Japan
    Kidney Int 61:1840-4. 2002
    ..However, differential diagnosis between the two renal anomalies is difficult, and renal agenesis has been found much less frequently in ultrasound screening studies of fetuses than in autopsy studies...
  47. ncbi Analysis of heat-shock related gene expression in head-and-neck cancer using cDNA arrays
    Norihiko Narita
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Fukui Medical University, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:190-6. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify genes regulated in the early response to heat-shock in human head-and-neck cancer cells using a cDNA array...
  48. ncbi Muscle MRI findings of HTLV-1-associated myelopathy
    Tadanori Hamano
    The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University, 23 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 199:45-8. 2002
    ..In these affected muscles, neurogenic changes were observed by EMG. We concluded that muscle MRI is very useful to estimate the affected muscles in HAM patients...
  49. ncbi Transoral osteosynthesis at the mandibular ramus and subcondyle using angular screwing instrument and biodegradable miniplate system
    Yoshimasa Kitagawa
    Department of Sensory and Locomotor Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:1041-3. 2004
  50. ncbi Ultrastructure of a Japanese Rickettsial strain genetically identified as Rickettsia helvetica which was originally found in Europe
    Yasuhiro Yano
    Department of Pathological Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 48:535-9. 2004
    ..The rickettsiae were primarily found free in the cytoplasm of L929 cultured cells. Occasionally, the rickettsiae may also invade the host cell nucleus; however, the frequency of the nuclear localization was very low...
  51. ncbi Prolactin releasing peptides modulate background firing rate and milk-ejection related burst of oxytocin cells in the supraoptic nucleus
    Kazumasa Honda
    Department of Physiology, Fukui Medical University, Matsuoka, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Brain Res Bull 63:315-9. 2004
    ..These results suggest that prolactin releasing peptide may modulate electrical activity of oxytocin cells not through its direct action on oxytocin cells but through its action on area other than supraoptic nucleus...
  52. ncbi Effects of metabolite correction for arterial input function on quantitative receptor images with 11C-flumazenil in clinical positron emission tomography studies
    Hidehiko Okazawa
    Biomedical Imaging Research Center, University of Fukui, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 28:428-35. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effect of inputs estimated from different methods for metabolite correction on binding potential (BP) of C-flumazenil (FMZ)...
  53. ncbi [A novel mechanism that regulates the start of cortical cell migration out of the ventricular zone]
    Makoto Sato
    Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso 49:36-43. 2004
  54. ncbi Diagnostic significance of FDG-PET and argyrophilic nucleolar organizer regions (AgNORs) in oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Mikiko Nakamura
    Department of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Fukui Medical University, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Oral Oncol 40:190-8. 2004
    ..001). The results suggest that the combination of FDG-PET with AgNORs score is an excellent index for determining the optimal management of each patient following neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy...
  55. ncbi Hepatic lipase mutation may reduce vascular disease prevalence in hemodialysis patients with high CETP levels
    Hideki Kimura
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine and Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Fukui, Japan
    Kidney Int 64:1829-37. 2003
    ..However, whether the HL mutation is antiatherogenic or proatherogenic has remained unknown in uremic patients and the general population...
  56. ncbi The effects of cure of Helicobacter pylori infection on the signal transduction of gastric epithelial cells
    T Azuma
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 18:39-44. 2003
    ..Translocated CagA forms a physical complex with the SRC homology 2 domain (SH2)-containing tyrosine phosphatase SHP-2, which plays an important role in mitogenic signal transduction in the host cells...
  57. ncbi Increased expression of neurotrophins and their receptors in the mechanically compressed spinal cord of the spinal hyperostotic mouse (twy/twy)
    Kenzo Uchida
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Shimoaizuki 23, Matsuoka, 910 1193 Fukui, Japan
    Acta Neuropathol 106:29-36. 2003
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  58. ncbi Frameless stereotactic radiosurgery with mobile CT, mask immobilization and micro-multileaf collimators
    H Takeuchi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fukui Medical University, Fukui, Japan
    Minim Invasive Neurosurg 46:82-5. 2003
    ..5) This system can be used on any part of the body. 6) This system can be installed in any irradiation room without any extension or new construction...
  59. ncbi Unrelated donor bone marrow transplantation for acute mixed lineage (myeloid and B-lymphoid lineage) leukemia in an adult with Down syndrome
    K Takagi
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Shimoaizuki 23 3, 910 1193 Matsuoka, Fukui, Japan
    Ann Hematol 82:236-40. 2003
    ..This patient could tolerate the transplant conditioning regimen commonly used in patients without DS...
  60. ncbi Gas-phase disproportionation of nitric oxide at elevated pressures
    Hirokazu Tsukahara
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Free Radic Res 37:171-7. 2003
    ..Disproportionation of NO under pressure also deserves attention in inhalation of low doses of NO in the treatment of diseases characterized by pulmonary hypertension and hypoxemia...
  61. ncbi Oxidant and antioxidant activities in childhood meningitis
    Hirokazu Tsukahara
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Japan
    Life Sci 71:2797-806. 2002
    ..Clinical and laboratory improvement may be associated with a decrease in oxidant activities in the central nervous system...
  62. ncbi Enhancement of cytolytic activity of human peripheral blood lymphocytes by sodium periodate (IO4) possible involvement of protein kinase C
    I Noda
    Department of Otolaryngology, Fukui Medical University, Japan
    Int J Immunopharmacol 20:15-27. 1998
    ..These results indicated that IO4 enhanced the binding capacity and post-binding cytolytic functions of PBL and that PKC activation was one mechanism to explain the IO4-induced cellular activation...