Keiko Tanaka

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic variants of the receptors for thromboxane A2 and IL-4 in atopic dermatitis
    Keiko Tanaka
    Experimental Medicine Unit, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, United Kingdom
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 292:776-80. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Upregulating promoter polymorphisms of RANTES relate to atopic dermatitis
    K Tanaka
    Experimental Medicine Unit, School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Int J Immunogenet 33:423-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between RANTES promoter polymorphism -401A and enhanced RANTES production in atopic dermatitis patients
    Bingxue Bai
    J Dermatol Sci 39:189-91. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Genetic susceptibility to atopic dermatitis
    Chikako Kiyohara
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Allergol Int 57:39-56. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between intake of vegetables, fruit, and grains and the prevalence of tooth loss in Japanese women
    Keiko Tanaka
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 53:522-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional study of allergic disorders associated with breastfeeding in Japan: the Ryukyus Child Health Study
    Yoshihiro Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:433-40. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Anti-aquaporin 4 antibody in Japanese multiple sclerosis with long spinal cord lesions]
    Keiko Tanaka
    Department of Neurology, Brain Research Institute, Niigata University
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 47:852-4. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Fish and fat intake and prevalence of allergic rhinitis in Japanese females: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Yoshihiro Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Am Coll Nutr 26:279-87. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Relationship between smoking status and tooth loss: findings from national databases in Japan
    Takashi Hanioka
    Department of Preventive and Public Health Dentistry, Fukuoka Dental College, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Epidemiol 17:125-32. 2007
  10. pmc Anti-aquaporin 4 antibody in Japanese multiple sclerosis: the presence of optic spinal multiple sclerosis without long spinal cord lesions and anti-aquaporin 4 antibody
    Masami Tanaka
    MS Centre, Utano National Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:990-2. 2007

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic variants of the receptors for thromboxane A2 and IL-4 in atopic dermatitis
    Keiko Tanaka
    Experimental Medicine Unit, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, United Kingdom
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 292:776-80. 2002
    ..These results suggest TXA2 receptor polymorphism strongly interacts with IL-4R alpha polymorphism as a major determinant of high serum immunoglobulin E levels in AD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Upregulating promoter polymorphisms of RANTES relate to atopic dermatitis
    K Tanaka
    Experimental Medicine Unit, School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Int J Immunogenet 33:423-8. 2006
    ..These results support a role for RANTES promoter polymorphisms in susceptibility to atopic dermatitis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between RANTES promoter polymorphism -401A and enhanced RANTES production in atopic dermatitis patients
    Bingxue Bai
    J Dermatol Sci 39:189-91. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Genetic susceptibility to atopic dermatitis
    Chikako Kiyohara
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Allergol Int 57:39-56. 2008
    ..Consortia and international collaborative studies, which may maximize study efficacy and overcome the limitations of individual studies, are needed to help further illuminate the complex landscape of AD risk and genetic variations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between intake of vegetables, fruit, and grains and the prevalence of tooth loss in Japanese women
    Keiko Tanaka
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 53:522-8. 2007
    ..These findings suggested that consumption of vegetables other than green and yellow vegetables and insoluble fiber may be related to a decreased prevalence of tooth loss among young Japanese women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional study of allergic disorders associated with breastfeeding in Japan: the Ryukyus Child Health Study
    Yoshihiro Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:433-40. 2007
    ..Prolonged breastfeeding may be associated with a higher prevalence of atopic eczema in Japanese children...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Anti-aquaporin 4 antibody in Japanese multiple sclerosis with long spinal cord lesions]
    Keiko Tanaka
    Department of Neurology, Brain Research Institute, Niigata University
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 47:852-4. 2007
    ..The AQP4-Ab titer correlates with the activity of the disease and the symptom improves after plasma exchange. These results suggested the close relation to the pathogenesis of AQP4-Ab to NMO/OSMS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fish and fat intake and prevalence of allergic rhinitis in Japanese females: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Yoshihiro Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Am Coll Nutr 26:279-87. 2007
    ..This cross-sectional study investigated the association of intake of selected high-fat foods and specific types of fatty acids with the prevalence of allergic rhinitis in Japan where intake of fish is high...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relationship between smoking status and tooth loss: findings from national databases in Japan
    Takashi Hanioka
    Department of Preventive and Public Health Dentistry, Fukuoka Dental College, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Epidemiol 17:125-32. 2007
    ..A causal association between cigarette smoking and periodontal disease has been established. The present study examined the association between smoking and tooth loss using national databases in Japan...
  10. pmc Anti-aquaporin 4 antibody in Japanese multiple sclerosis: the presence of optic spinal multiple sclerosis without long spinal cord lesions and anti-aquaporin 4 antibody
    Masami Tanaka
    MS Centre, Utano National Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:990-2. 2007
    ..Anti-aquaporin 4 (AQP4) antibodies were found in patients with neuromyelitis optica (NMO) and Japanese optic-spinal multiple sclerosis (OSMS)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of asthma and wheeze in relation to passive smoking in Japanese children
    Keiko Tanaka
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 17:1004-10. 2007
    ..The present large-scale cross-sectional study examined the relationship between passive smoking at home and the prevalence of allergic disorders in Japanese schoolchildren...
  12. pmc Cigarette smoking and tooth loss experience among young adults: a national record linkage study
    Miki Ojima
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    BMC Public Health 7:313. 2007
    ..The present study examined the association between cigarette smoking and tooth loss experience among adults aged 20-39 years using linked data from two national databases in Japan...
  13. ncbi request reprint Ambient formaldehyde levels and allergic disorders among Japanese pregnant women: baseline data from the Osaka maternal and child health study
    Ichiro Matsunaga
    Osaka Prefectural Institute of Public Health, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 18:78-84. 2008
    ..The effects of formaldehyde (FA) exposure on allergic disorders are not clearly understood. This cross-sectional study examined the relationship between FA exposure and the prevalence of allergic disorders in Japan...
  14. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic index and load and the risk of postpartum depression in Japan: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    J Affect Disord 110:174-9. 2008
    ..We examined the association between dietary GI and glycemic load (GL) and postpartum depression...
  15. ncbi request reprint Home environment and suspected atopic eczema in Japanese infants: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Yoshihiro Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:425-32. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Association of total tooth loss with smoking, drinking alcohol and nutrition in elderly Japanese: analysis of national database
    Takashi Hanioka
    Department of Preventive and Public Health Dentistry, Fukuoka Dental College, Fukuoka, Japan
    Gerodontology 24:87-92. 2007
    ..Various factors may be associated with edentulism in elderly people. Association of total tooth loss with smoking, alcohol intake and nutrition in non-institutionalised elderly Japanese was assessed utilising national database...
  17. ncbi request reprint Association of smoking in household and dental caries in Japan
    Keiko Tanaka
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Public Health Dent 66:279-81. 2006
    ..The study investigated the relationship between smoking in the household and dental caries in Japanese children using nationally representative cross-sectional data...
  18. ncbi request reprint Enamel fluoride uptake from mouthrinse solutions with different NaF concentrations
    Daisuke Inaba
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Iwate Medical University School of Dentistry, Morioka, Japan
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:248-53. 2002
    ..The influence on enamel fluoride uptake of reducing the NaF concentration of a mouthrinse solution by half, from 0.05-0.025%, was examined in elementary school children...
  19. ncbi request reprint A novel mutation in the GNE gene and a linkage disequilibrium in Japanese pedigrees
    Aki Arai
    Department of Neurology, Brain Research Institute, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan
    Ann Neurol 52:516-9. 2002
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  20. ncbi request reprint Retrospective study of preventive effect of maize on mortality from Parkinson's disease in Japan
    Tetsuhito Fukushima
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima, Japan
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 12:447-50. 2003
    ..Hence, further testing of the theory of niacin deprivation and prevention of Parkinson's disease finds some circumstantial support in the cultivation patterns of a grain of poor niacin and tryptophan availability...
  21. ncbi request reprint Gene polymorphisms of the mu opioid receptor in methamphetamine abusers
    Soichiro Ide
    Department of Molecular Psychiatry, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1025:316-24. 2004
    ..Further analysis should be capable of identifying associations between the OPRM variations and MAP dependence/psychosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Active and passive smoking and tooth loss in Japanese women: baseline data from the osaka maternal and child health study
    Keiko Tanaka
    Department of Public Health, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 15:358-64. 2005
    ..Few studies, however, have focused on the relationship between passive smoking exposure and oral health in adults. We investigated the association of active and passive smoking exposure with tooth loss in Japan...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Relationship between life satisfaction and lifestyle in residents of Kyoto]
    Motoko Nakatani
    Department of Epidemiology for Community Health and Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 52:338-48. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess relationships between life satisfaction and lifestyle in residents of the city of Kyoto, Japan, by addressing their subjective evaluation of their own health status...
  24. ncbi request reprint Functional SNPs in the distal promoter of the ST2 gene are associated with atopic dermatitis
    Makiko Shimizu
    Laboratory for Genetics of Allergic Diseases, SNP Research Center, RIKEN, Yokohama, Japan
    Hum Mol Genet 14:2919-27. 2005
    ..Our findings will contribute to the evaluation of one of the genetic risk factors for AD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Dietary folate and vitamins B12, B6, and B2 intake and the risk of postpartum depression in Japan: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Yoshihiro Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Affect Disord 96:133-8. 2006
    ..This prospective study examined the relationship of dietary consumption of folate and B vitamins during pregnancy with the risk of postpartum depression...
  26. ncbi request reprint Risk of postpartum depression in relation to dietary fish and fat intake in Japan: the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study
    Yoshihiro Miyake
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Psychol Med 36:1727-35. 2006
    ..This prospective study investigated the relationship of consumption of selected high-fat foods and specific types of fatty acids with the risk of postpartum depression...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Longitudinal analysis of age at onset and initial symptoms in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis]
    Takayoshi Shimohata
    Department of Neurology, Brain Research Institute, Niigata University
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 46:377-80. 2006
    ..40 (95% confidence interval, 2.79-10.44). Taken together, our study demonstrates that the ratio of senile-onset ALS has significantly increased, and that there were more bulbar palsy-onset patients among the patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Palliative care philosophies of Japanese certified palliative care units: a nationwide survey
    Iwao Osaka
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:9-12. 2007
  29. pmc Relationship between soy and isoflavone intake and periodontal disease: the Freshmen in Dietetic Courses Study II
    Keiko Tanaka
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    BMC Public Health 8:39. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether soy and isoflavone intake is associated with the prevalence of periodontal disease...