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28 Citations (Scopus)

Myeloperoxidase exacerbates secondary injury by generating highly reactive oxygen species and mediating neutrophil recruitment in experimental spinal cord injury

Kubota, K., Saiwai, H., Kumamaru, H., Maeda, T., Ohkawa, Y., Aratani, Y., Nagano, T., Iwamoto, Y. & Okada, S., Jul 15 2012, In : Spine. 37, 16, p. 1363-1369 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neutrophil Infiltration
Spinal Cord Injuries
Peroxidase
Reactive Oxygen Species
Wounds and Injuries
11 Citations (Scopus)

Neurological recovery is impaired by concurrent but not by asymptomatic pre-existing spinal cord compression after traumatic spinal cord injury

Kubota, K., Saiwai, H., Kumamaru, H., Kobayakawa, K., Maeda, T., Matsumoto, Y., Harimaya, K., Iwamoto, Y. & Okada, S., Aug 1 2012, In : Spine. 37, 17, p. 1448-1455 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Cord Compression
Spinal Canal
Spinal Cord Injuries
Spinal Cord
24 Citations (Scopus)

Neuroticism and extraversion personality traits, health behaviours, and subjective well-being: The Fukuoka Study (Japan)

Otonari, J., Nagano, J., Morita, M., Budhathoki, S., Tashiro, N., Toyomura, K., Kono, S., Imai, K., Keizo, O. & Takayanagi, R., Dec 1 2012, In : Quality of Life Research. 21, 10, p. 1847-1855 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Behavior
Personality
Japan
Confidence Intervals
Social Adjustment
3 Citations (Scopus)

No effect modification of serum bilirubin or coffee consumption on the association of gamma-glutamyltransferase with glycated hemoglobin in a cross-sectional study of Japanese men and women

Wang, Z., McMonagle, C., Yoshimitsu, S., Budhathoki, S., Morita, M., Toyomura, K., Keizo, O., Takayanagi, R. & Kono, S., Oct 23 2012, In : BMC Endocrine Disorders. 12, 24.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma-Glutamyltransferase
Coffee
Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Bilirubin
Cross-Sectional Studies
2 Citations (Scopus)

Pheochromocytoma crisis caused by Campylobacter fetus

Abe, I., Nomura, M., Watanabe, M., Shimada, S., Kohno, M., matsuda, Y., Adachi, M., Kawate, H., Keizo, O. & Takayanagi, R., May 1 2012, In : International Journal of Urology. 19, 5, p. 465-467 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Campylobacter fetus
Pheochromocytoma
Catecholamines
Abscess
Bacteremia

Pole stamp method for instant noninvasive registration in image-guided surgery

Matsumoto, N., Oka, M., Hashizume, M. & Komune, S., Oct 1 2012, In : Oto-Rhino-Laryngology Tokyo. 55, 5, p. 51-53 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer-Assisted Surgery
Temporal Bone
Operating Rooms
17 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of improved liver function after balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration: Relation to hepatic vein pressure gradient

uehara, H., Akahoshi, T., Tomikawa, M., Kinjo, N., Hashimoto, N., Nagao, Y., Kamori, M. & Maehara, Y., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (Australia). 27, 1, p. 137-141 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatic Veins
Pressure
Liver
Hepatic Encephalopathy
Esophageal and Gastric Varices
4 Citations (Scopus)

Predictive factors for platelet count after laparoscopic splenectomy in cirrhotic patients

Yoshida, D., Nagao, Y., Tomikawa, M., Kawanaka, H., Akahoshi, T., Kinjo, N., uehara, H., Hashimoto, N., Hashizume, M. & Maehara, Y., Jun 1 2012, In : Hepatology International. 6, 3, p. 657-661 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Splenectomy
Platelet Count
Lymphocyte Count
Spleen
Weights and Measures
242 Citations (Scopus)

Prehospital epinephrine use and survival among patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Hagihara, A., Hasegawa, M., Abe, T., Nagata, T., Wakata, Y. & Miyazaki, S., Mar 21 2012, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 307, 11, p. 1161-1168 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
Epinephrine
Survival
Emergency Medical Services
Heart Arrest
4 Citations (Scopus)

Preoperative chemoradiotherapy using cisplatin plus S-1 can induce downstaging in patients with locally advanced (stage III) non-small-cell lung cancer

Kato, M., Ohnishi, H., Matsumoto, K., Tsuruta, N., Higuchi, K., Motoshita, J. & Katano, M., Nov 1 2012, In : Anticancer research. 32, 11, p. 5099-5104 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemoradiotherapy
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Cisplatin
Radiotherapy
Carboplatin
18 Citations (Scopus)

Pro-/anti-inflammatory cytokine gene polymorphisms and chronic kidney disease: A cross-sectional study

Okada, R., Wakai, K., Naito, M., Morita, E., Kawai, S., Hamajima, N., Hara, M., Takashima, N., Suzuki, S., Takezaki, T., Keizo, O., Arisawa, K., Hirohata, H., Matsuo, K., Mikami, H., Kubo, M. & Tanaka, H., Jan 1 2012, In : BMC Nephrology. 13, 1, 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Interleukin-4
Interleukin-6
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
6 Citations (Scopus)

Prognostic factors in patients with idiopathic portal hypertension: Two Japanese nationwide epidemiological surveys in 1999 and 2005

Murai, Y., Ohfuji, S., Fukushima, W., Tamakoshi, A., Yamaguchi, S., Hashizume, M., Moriyasu, F. & Hirota, Y., Dec 2012, In : Hepatology Research. 42, 12, p. 1211-1220 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Esophageal and Gastric Varices
Varicose Veins
Hepatic Encephalopathy
12 Citations (Scopus)

Pulmonary valve replacement long after repair of tetralogy of Fallot

Shiokawa, Y., Sonoda, H., Tanoue, Y., Nishida, T., Nakashima, A. & Tominaga, R., Jun 1 2012, In : General thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 60, 6, p. 341-344 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Valve
Tetralogy of Fallot
Bioprosthesis
Stroke Volume
Cardiac Arrhythmias
8 Citations (Scopus)

Quality of life after laparoscopy-assisted pylorus-preserving gastrectomy: An evaluation using a questionnaire mailed to the patients

Tomikawa, M., Korenaga, D., Akahoshi, T., Kohshi, K., Sugimachi, K., Nagao, Y., Tsutsumi, N., Takenaka, K., Kakeji, Y., Hashizume, M. & Maehara, Y., Jul 1 2012, In : Surgery today. 42, 7, p. 625-632 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pylorus
Gastrectomy
Laparoscopy
Quality of Life
Body Weight
17 Citations (Scopus)

Recombinant mitochondrial transcription factor A protein inhibits nuclear factor of activated T cells signaling and attenuates pathological hypertrophy of cardiac myocytes

Fujino, T., Ide, T., Yoshida, M., Onitsuka, K., Tanaka, A., Hata, Y., Nishida, M., Takehara, T., Kanemaru, T., Kitajima, N., Takazaki, S., Kurose, H., Kang, D. & Sunagawa, K., Jul 1 2012, In : Mitochondrion. 12, 4, p. 449-458 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

NFATC Transcription Factors
Cardiac Myocytes
Hypertrophy
Mitochondrial DNA
Proteins
3 Citations (Scopus)

Rigid and flexible endoscopic rendezvous in spatium peritonealis may be an effective tactic for laparoscopic megasplenectomy: Significant implications for pure natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery

Tomikawa, M., Akahoshi, T., Kinjo, N., uehara, H., Hashimoto, N., Nagao, Y., Kamori, M., Kumashiro, R., Maehara, Y. & Hashizume, M., Jan 1 2012, In : Surgical endoscopy. 26, 12, p. 3573-3579 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural Orifice Endoscopic Surgery
Endoscopes
Peritoneal Cavity
Dissection
Splenectomy
29 Citations (Scopus)

Short-term and low-dose prednisolone administration reduces aromatase inhibitor-induced arthralgia in patients with breast cancer

Kubo, M., Ohnishi, H., Kuroki, S., Okido, M., Shimada, K., Yokohata, K., Umeda, S., Ogawa, T., Tanaka, M. & Katano, M., Jun 1 2012, In : Anticancer research. 32, 6, p. 2331-2336 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aromatase Inhibitors
Arthralgia
Prednisolone
Breast Neoplasms
Cyclooxygenase 2 Inhibitors
25 Citations (Scopus)

Soft-tissue damage and segmental instability in adult patients with cervical spinal cord injury without major bone injury

Maeda, T., Ueta, T., Mori, E., Yugue, I., Kawano, O., Takao, T., Sakai, H., Okada, S. & Shiba, K., Dec 1 2012, In : Spine. 37, 25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord Injuries
Bone and Bones
Wounds and Injuries
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
11 Citations (Scopus)

Spinous process-splitting open pedicle screw fusion provides favorable results in patients with low back discomfort and pain compared to conventional open pedicle screw fixation over 1 year after surgery

Mori, E., Okada, S., Ueta, T., Itaru, Y., Maeda, T., Kawano, O. & Shiba, K., Apr 1 2012, In : European Spine Journal. 21, 4, p. 745-753 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Back Pain
Paraspinal Muscles
Atrophy
Decompression
Visual Analog Scale
2 Citations (Scopus)

Stroke in a child safely treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator and edaravone, a free radical scavenger

Baba, H., Sugimori, H., Nanishi, E., Nagata, H., Lee, S., Kuwashiro, T. & Hashizume, M., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 21, 8, p. 903.e5-903.e8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Free Radical Scavengers
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Intravenous Administration
Stroke
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
14 Citations (Scopus)

Usefulness of non-contact mapping for radiofrequency catheter ablation of inappropriate sinus tachycardia: New procedural strategy and long-term clinical outcome

Takemoto, M., Mukai, Y., Inoue, S., Matoba, T., Nishizaka, M., Ide, T., Chishaki, A. & Sunagawa, K., Feb 23 2012, In : Internal Medicine. 51, 4, p. 357-362 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sinus Tachycardia
Catheter Ablation
Heart Rate
Ambulatory Electrocardiography
Exercise Tolerance
9 Citations (Scopus)

Use of a geographic information system (GIS) in the medical response to the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan

Nagata, T., Kimura, Y. & Ishii, M., Apr 1 2012, In : Prehospital and disaster medicine. 27, 2, p. 213-215 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fukushima Nuclear Accident
Geographic Information Systems
Disasters
Japan
Earthquakes
Thermal Conductivity
Ablation
Liver
Thermal conductivity
Temperature
2011
44 Citations (Scopus)

Association of genetic variants for susceptibility to obesity with type 2 diabetes in Japanese individuals

Takeuchi, F., Yamamoto, K., Katsuya, T., Nabika, T., Sugiyama, T., Fujioka, A., Isono, M., Keizo, O., Fujisawa, T., Nakashima, E., Ikegami, H., Nakamura, J., Yamori, Y., Yamaguchi, S., Kobayashi, S., Ogihara, T., Takayanagi, R. & Kato, N., Jun 1 2011, In : Diabetologia. 54, 6, p. 1350-1359 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Obesity
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Population
34 Citations (Scopus)

Beneficial compaction of spinal cord lesion by migrating astrocytes through glycogen synthase kinase-3 inhibition

Renault-Mihara, F., Katoh, H., Ikegami, T., Iwanami, A., Mukaino, M., Yasuda, A., Nori, S., Mabuchi, Y., Tada, H., Shibata, S., Saito, K., Matsushita, M., Kaibuchi, K., Okada, S., Toyama, Y., Nakamura, M. & Okano, H., Nov 1 2011, In : EMBO Molecular Medicine. 3, 11, p. 682-696 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glycogen Synthase Kinase 3
Astrocytes
Spinal Cord
Spinal Cord Injuries
Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycans
25 Citations (Scopus)

Cilostazol suppresses angiotensin II-induced vasoconstriction via protein kinase A-mediated phosphorylation of the transient receptor potential canonical 6 channel

Nishioka, K., Nishida, M., Ariyoshi, M., Jian, Z., Saiki, S., Hirano, M., Michio, N., Sato, Y., Kita, S., Iwamoto, T., Hirano, K., Inoue, R. & Kurose, H., Oct 1 2011, In : Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 31, 10, p. 2278-2286 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinases
Vasoconstriction
Angiotensin II
Phosphorylation
Transient Receptor Potential Channels
32 Citations (Scopus)

Combinatorial cytotoxicity of gemcitabine and cytokine-activated killer cells in hepatocellular carcinoma via the NKG2D-MICA/B system

Morisaki, T., Ohnishi, H., Koya, N., Kiyota, A., Tanaka, H., Umebayashi, M., Ogino, T., Nagamatsu, I. & Katano, M., Jul 2011, In : Anticancer Research. 31, 7, p. 2505-2510 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gemcitabine
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Cytokines
Cytokine-Induced Killer Cells
Natural Killer Cell Receptors
12 Citations (Scopus)

Combined effects of coffee consumption and serum γ- glutamyltransferase on serum C-reactive protein in middle-aged and elderly Japanese men and women

Pham, N. M., Zhenjie, W., Morita, M., Keizo, O., Adachi, M., Kawate, H., Takayanagi, R. & Kono, S., Oct 1 2011, In : Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. 49, 10, p. 1661-1667 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coffee
C-Reactive Protein
Blood Proteins
Serum
Bilirubin
28 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of rotatory stability after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction between single-bundle and double-bundle techniques

Izawa, T., Okazaki, K., Tashiro, Y., Matsubara, H., Miura, H., Matsuda, S., Hashizume, M. & Iwamoto, Y., Jul 1 2011, In : American Journal of Sports Medicine. 39, 7, p. 1470-1477 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Knee
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Anterior Cruciate Ligament
Autografts
11 Citations (Scopus)

Constipation and Colorectal Cancer Risk: The Fukuoka colorectal cancer study

Tashiro, N., Budhathoki, S., Keizo, O., Toyomura, K., Kono, S., Ueki, T., Tanaka, M., Kakeji, Y., Maehara, Y., Okamura, T., Ikejiri, K., Futami, K., Maekawa, T., Yasunami, Y., Takenaka, K., Ichimiya, H. & Terasaka, R., Jan 1 2011, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 12, 8, p. 2025-2030 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Constipation
Colorectal Neoplasms
Habits
Odds Ratio
Community-Institutional Relations
5 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a tool manipulator driven by a flexible shaft for Single-Port Endoscopic Surgery

Sekiguchi, Y., Kobayashi, Y., Tomono, Y., Watanabe, H., Toyoda, K., Konishi, K., Tomikawa, M., Ieiri, S., Tanoue, K., Hashizume, M. & Fujie, M. G., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Robotics and Mechatronics. 23, 6, p. 1115-1124 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgery
Manipulators
Time delay
Robotics
Robots

Development of needle insertion manipulator for central venous catheterization

Kobayashi, Y., Jaesung, H., Hamano, R., Hashizume, M., Okada, K. & Fujie, M. G., Sep 7 2011, In : IEEJ Transactions on Electronics, Information and Systems. 131, 4, p. 870-879 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Needles
Manipulators
Robots
Catheters
Ultrasonics

Disease management program and cardiac rehabilitation for patients with heart failure

Makaya, M. & Tsutsui, H., Mar 15 2011, In : Respiration and Circulation. 59, 3, p. 267-274 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disease Management
Heart Failure
Cardiac Rehabilitation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Dual surgical navigation using augmented and virtual environment techniques

Kim, S., Hong, J., Joung, S., Yamada, A., Matsumoto, N., Kim, S. I., Kim, Y. S. & Hashizume, M., Apr 1 2011, In : International Journal of Optomechatronics. 5, 2, p. 155-169 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Augmented reality
navigation
Virtual reality
Navigation
virtual reality
6 Citations (Scopus)
Ablation
Liver
Blood
Finite element method
Temperature distribution
4 Citations (Scopus)

Generation of a rat monoclonal antibody specific for Hsp72

Tanaka, M., Shiota, M., Okada, S., Harada, A., Odawara, J., Mun, S., Iwao, H. & Ohkawa, Y., Aug 1 2011, In : Hybridoma. 30, 4, p. 397-400 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HSP70 Heat-Shock Proteins
Monoclonal Antibodies
Cytoplasm
Heat-Shock Response
Proteins
53 Citations (Scopus)

Hedgehog signaling pathway mediates the progression of non-invasive breast cancer to invasive breast cancer

Souzaki, M., Kubo, M., Kai, M., Kameda, C., Tanaka, H., Taguchi, T., Tanaka, M., Ohnishi, H. & Katano, M., Feb 1 2011, In : Cancer Science. 102, 2, p. 373-381 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ductal Carcinoma
Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
Breast Neoplasms
Breast Diseases
Estrogen Receptors
37 Citations (Scopus)

Heterologous down-regulation of angiotensin type 1 receptors by purinergic P2Y2 receptor stimulation through S-nitrosylation of NF-κB

Nishida, M., Ogushi, M., Suda, R., Toyotaka, M., Saiki, S., Kitajima, N., Michio, N., Kim, K. M., Ide, T., Sato, Y., Inoue, K. & Kurose, H., Apr 19 2011, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108, 16, p. 6662-6667 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Purinergic P2Y2 Receptors
Angiotensin Type 1 Receptor
Down-Regulation
Adenosine Triphosphate
Arrestins
44 Citations (Scopus)

Hyperuricemia predicts adverse outcomes in patients with heart failure

Hamaguchi, S., Furumoto, T., Tsuchihashi-Makaya, M., Goto, K., Goto, D., Yokota, T., Kinugawa, S., Yokoshiki, H., Takeshita, A. & Tsutsui, H., Sep 1 2011, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 151, 2, p. 143-147 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperuricemia
Heart Failure
Uric Acid
Cause of Death
Confidence Intervals
67 Citations (Scopus)

Hypoxia activates the hedgehog signaling pathway in a ligand-independent manner by upregulation of Smo transcription in pancreatic cancer

Ohnishi, H., Kai, M., Odate, S., Iwasaki, H., Morifuji, Y., Ogino, T., Morisaki, T., Nakashima, Y. & Katano, M., Jun 1 2011, In : Cancer Science. 102, 6, p. 1144-1150 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Neoplasms
Adenocarcinoma
Up-Regulation
Ligands
Hypoxia
6 Citations (Scopus)

Induction of cytotoxic T lymphocytes by CEA peptide-pulsed γδ T-cells isolated from patients with advanced cancer

Yamasaki, A., Ohnishi, H., Morisaki, T. & Katano, M., Jul 2011, In : Anticancer Research. 31, 7, p. 2419-2424 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peptide T
Cytotoxic T-Lymphocytes
T-Lymphocytes
HLA-A24 Antigen
Neoplasms
4 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo evaluation of a new surfactant polymer coating mimicking the glycocalyx of endothelial cells

Shiose, A., Takaseya, T., Kim, H. I., Kobayashi, M., Horai, T., Rao, S., Arakawa, Y., Fujiki, M., McCarthy, M. A., Liu, Y., Lewandowski, J. J., Davis, A. & Fukamachi, K., Sep 1 2011, In : ASAIO Journal. 57, 5, p. 395-398 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxygenators
Glycocalyx
Endothelial cells
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Surface-Active Agents
11 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo experiments of a surgical robot with vision field control for Single Port Endoscopic Surgery.

Sekiguchi, Y., Kobayashi, Y., Watanabe, H., Tomono, Y., Noguchi, T., Takahashi, Y., Toyoda, K., Uemura, M., Ieiri, S., Ohdaira, T., Tomikawa, M., Hashizume, M. & Fujie, M. G., Jan 1 2011, In : Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Conference. p. 7045-7048 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cautery
Surgery
Manipulators
Experiments
Robotics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Japan Medical Association's actions in the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake

Ishii, M., Nagata, T. & Aoki, K., Dec 1 2011, In : World Medical and Health Policy. 3, 4, 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earthquakes
Japan
Disasters
Delivery of Health Care
Disaster Planning
11 Citations (Scopus)

Liver regeneration is promoted by increasing serotonin content in rat liver with secondary biliary cirrhosis

Nagao, Y., Akahoshi, T., Kamori, M., uehara, H., Hashimoto, N., Kinjo, N., Shirabe, K., Taketomi, A., Tomikawa, M., Hashizume, M. & Maehara, Y., Aug 1 2011, In : Hepatology Research. 41, 8, p. 784-794 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liver Regeneration
Biliary Liver Cirrhosis
Splenectomy
Serotonin
Liver
11 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term vaccine therapy with autologous whole tumor cell-pulsed dendritic cells for a patient with recurrent rectal carcinoma

Ohnishi, H., Morisaki, T., Baba, E., Nakamura, M., Inaba, S., Kuroki, H., Matsumoto, K. & Katano, M., Nov 1 2011, In : Anticancer Research. 31, 11, p. 3995-4005 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Active Immunotherapy
Dendritic Cells
Vaccination
Carcinoma
Neoplasms
70 Citations (Scopus)

Macrophage infiltration predicts a poor prognosis for human ewing sarcoma

Fujiwara, T., Fukushi, J-I., Yamamoto, S., Matsumoto, Y., Setsu, N., Oda, Y., Yamada, H., Okada, S., Watari, K., Ono, M., Kuwano, M., Kamura, S., Iida, K., Okada, Y., Koga, M. & Iwamoto, Y., Sep 1 2011, In : American Journal of Pathology. 179, 3, p. 1157-1170 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ewing's Sarcoma
Macrophages
Neoplasms
Heterografts
Clodronic Acid
364 Citations (Scopus)

Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies common variants associated with blood pressure variation in east Asians

Kato, N., Takeuchi, F., Tabara, Y., Kelly, T. N., Go, M. J., Sim, X., Tay, W. T., Chen, C. H., Zhang, Y., Yamamoto, K., Katsuya, T., Yokota, M., Kim, Y. J., Ong, R. T. H., Nabika, T., Gu, D., Chang, L. C., Kokubo, Y., Huang, W., Keizo, O. & 29 others, Yamori, Y., Nakashima, E., Jaquish, C. E., Lee, J. Y., Seielstad, M., Isono, M., Hixson, J. E., Chen, Y. T., Miki, T., Zhou, X., Sugiyama, T., Jeon, J. P., Liu, J. J., Takayanagi, R., Kim, S. S., Aung, T., Sung, Y. J., Zhang, X., Wong, T. Y., Han, B. G., Kobayashi, S., Ogihara, T., Zhu, D., Iwai, N., Wu, J. Y., Teo, Y. Y., Tai, E. S., Cho, Y. S. & He, J., Jun 1 2011, In : Nature genetics. 43, 6, p. 531-538 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genome-Wide Association Study
Meta-Analysis
Blood Pressure
Genome
Population
52 Citations (Scopus)

MicroRNA expression as a predictive marker for gemcitabine response after surgical resection of pancreatic cancer

Ouchida, K., Mizumoto, K., Kayashima, T., Fujita, H., Moriyama, T., Takao, O., Ueda, J., Nagai, E., Hashizume, M. & Tanaka, M., Aug 1 2011, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 18, 8, p. 2381-2387 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gemcitabine
MicroRNAs
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Reverse Transcription
Polymerase Chain Reaction

Minimally invasive surgical navigation for routine otologic surgery

Matsumoto, N., Oka, M., Hong, J., Hashizume, M. & Komune, S., Oct 15 2011, In : Oto-Rhino-Laryngology Tokyo. 54, 5, p. 312-315 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cochlear Implantation