Oral health, growth and development

Research Output

2002

Deformation of lipid droplets in fixed samples

Fukumoto, S. & Fujimoto, T., Nov 28 2002, In : Histochemistry and Cell Biology. 118, 5, p. 423-428 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Citations (Scopus)

Expression and characterization of streptococcal rgp genes required for rhamnan synthesis in Escherichia coli

Shibata, Y., Yamashita, Y., Ozaki, K., Nakano, Y. & Koga, T., 2002, In : Infection and Immunity. 70, 6, p. 2891-2898 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Fibroblast growth factor signaling regulates Dach1 expression during skeletal development

Horner, A., Shum, L., Ayres, J. A., Nonaka, K. & Nuckolls, G. H., Sep 2002, In : Developmental Dynamics. 225, 1, p. 35-45 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Genes involved in bacitracin resistance in Streptococcus mutans

Tsuda, H., Yamashita, Y., Shibata, Y., Nakano, Y. & Koga, T., Dec 1 2002, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 46, 12, p. 3756-3764 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Citations (Scopus)

In situ expression of heat shock proteins, Hsc73, Hsj2 and Hsp86 in the developing tooth germ of mouse lower first molar

Wada, H., Kobayashi, I., Yamaza, H., Matsuo, K., Kiyoshima, T., Akhtar, M., Sakai, T., Koyano, K. & Sakai, H., Mar 2002, In : Histochemical Journal. 34, 3-4, p. 105-109 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Overexpression of ganglioside GM1 results in the dispersion of platelet-derived growth factor receptor from glycolipid-enriched microdomains and in the suppression of cell growth signals

Mitsuda, T., Furukawa, K., Fukumoto, S., Miyazaki, H., Urano, T. & Furukawa, K., Mar 29 2002, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 277, 13, p. 11239-11246 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
102 Citations (Scopus)

TGF-beta-3 promotes scarless repair of cleft lip in mouse fetuses

Kohama, K., Nonaka, K., Hosokawa, R., Shum, L. & Ohishi, M., Oct 1 2002, In : Journal of Dental Research. 81, 10, p. 688-694 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

The presence of cytokine (IL-8, IL-1α, IL-1β)-producing cells in inflamed gingival tissue from a patient manifesting papillon-lefevre syndrome (PLS)

Kabashima, H., Yoneda, M., Nagata, K., Nonaka, K., Hirofuji, T. & Maeda, K., Jan 1 2002, In : Cytokine. 18, 3, p. 121-126 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

YY1 activates Msx2 gene independent of bone morphogenetic protein signaling

Tan, D. P., Nonaka, K., Nuckolls, G. H., Liu, Y. H., Maxson, R. E., Slavkin, H. C. & Shum, L., Mar 1 2002, In : Nucleic acids research. 30, 5, p. 1213-1223 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
22 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Analysis of loci required for determination of serotype antigenicity in Streptococcus mutans and its clinical utilization

Shibata, Y., Ozaki, K., Seki, M., Kawato, T., Tanaka, H., Nakano, Y. & Yamashita, Y., Sep 1 2003, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 41, 9, p. 4107-4112 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum: Evaluation of mutans streptococci in plaque and saliva: Correlation with caries development in preschool children (Journal of Dentistry (2003) 31 (283-290))

Seki, M., Karakama, F., Terajima, T., Ichikawa, Y., Ozaki, T., Yoshida, S. & Yamashita, Y., Jul 2003, In : Journal of Dentistry. 31, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Evaluation of mutans streptococci in plaque and saliva: Correlation with caries development in preschool children

Seki, M., Karakama, F., Terajima, T., Ichikawa, Y., Ozaki, T., Yoshida, S. & Yamashita, Y., May 2003, In : Journal of Dentistry. 31, 4, p. 283-290 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Insertional inactivation of pac and rmlB genes reduces the release of tumor necrosis factor alpha, interleukin-6, and interleukin-8 induced by Streptococcus mutans in monocytic, dental pulp, and periodontal ligament cells

Engels-Deutsch, M., Pini, A., Yamashita, Y., Shibata, Y., Haikel, Y., Schöller-Guinard, M. & Klein, J. P., Sep 1 2003, In : Infection and Immunity. 71, 9, p. 5169-5177 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

Life span extension by reduction of the growth hormone-insulin-like growth factor-1 axis: relation to caloric restriction.

Shimokawa, I., Higami, Y., Tsuchiya, T., Otani, H., Komatsu, T., Chiba, T. & Yamaza, H., Jun 2003, In : The FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 17, 9, p. 1108-1109 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

98 Citations (Scopus)

TGF-β3 decreases type I collagen and scarring after labioplasty

Hosokawa, R., Nonaka, K., Morifuji, M., Shum, L. & Ohishi, M., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Dental Research. 82, 7, p. 558-564 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Ameloblastin is a cell adhesion molecule required for maintaining the differentiation state of ameloblasts

Fukumoto, S., Kiba, T., Hall, B., Iehara, N., Nakamura, T., Longenecker, G., Krebsbach, P. H., Nanci, A., Kulkarni, A. B. & Yamada, Y., Dec 5 2004, In : Journal of Cell Biology. 167, 5, p. 973-983 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
258 Citations (Scopus)

A transgenic dwarf rat model as a tool for the study of calorie restriction and aging

Yamaza, H., Komatsu, T., Chiba, T., Toyama, H., To, K., Higami, Y. & Shimokawa, I., Feb 2004, In : Experimental Gerontology. 39, 2, p. 269-272 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of DNase gamma during Fas-independent apoptotic DNA fragmentation in rodent hepatocytes

Higami, Y., Tsuchiya, T., To, K., Chiba, T., Yamaza, H., Shiokawa, D., Tanuma, S. I. & Shimokawa, I., Jun 2004, In : Cell and tissue research. 316, 3, p. 403-407 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Histatin 5 inhibits apoptosis in human gingival fibroblasts induced by Porphyromonas gingivalis cell-surface polyssacharide

Imatani, T., Kato, T., Okuda, K. & Yamashita, Y., Dec 1 2004, In : European journal of medical research. 9, 11, p. 528-532 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Laminin α2 is Essential for Odontoblast Differentiation Regulating Dentin Sialoprotein Expression

Yuasa, K., Fukumoto, S., Kamasaki, Y., Yamada, A., Fukumoto, E., Kanaoka, K., Saito, K., Harada, H., Arikawa-Hirasawa, E., Miyagoe-Suzuki, Y., Takeda, S., Okamoto, K., Kato, Y. & Fujiwara, T., Mar 12 2004, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 279, 11, p. 10286-10292 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Citations (Scopus)

Real-time TaqMan PCR for quantifying oral bacteria during biofilm formation

Suzuki, N., Nakano, Y., Yoshida, A., Yamashita, Y. & Kiyoura, Y., Aug 1 2004, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 42, 8, p. 3827-3830 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Reverse gyrase is not a prerequisite for hyperthermophilic life

Atomi, H., Matsumi, R. & Imanaka, T., Jul 1 2004, In : Journal of bacteriology. 186, 14, p. 4829-4833 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

93 Citations (Scopus)

TaqMan real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for the correlation of Treponema denticola numbers with the severity of periodontal disease

Yoshida, A., Kawada, M., Suzuki, N., Nakano, Y., Oho, T., Saito, T. & Yamashita, Y., Jun 2004, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 19, 3, p. 196-200 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Acute stress response in calorie-restricted rats to lipopolysaccharide- induced inflammation

Tsuchiya, T., Higami, Y., Komatsu, T., Tanaka, K., Honda, S., Yamaza, H., Chiba, T., Ayabe, H. & Shimokawa, I., May 2005, In : Mechanisms of Ageing and Development. 126, 5, p. 568-579 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Adiponectin inhibits Toll-like receptor family-induced signaling

Yamaguchi, N., Argueta, J. G. M., Masuhiro, Y., Kagishita, M., Nonaka, K., Saito, T., Hanazawa, S. & Yamashita, Y., Dec 19 2005, In : FEBS Letters. 579, 30, p. 6821-6826 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

199 Citations (Scopus)

A new way of analyzing occlusion 3 dimensionally

Hayasaki, H., Martins, R. P., Gandini, L. G., Saitoh, I. & Nonaka, K., Jul 1 2005, In : American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 128, 1, p. 128-132 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

A searchable database for proteomes of oral microorganisms

Nakano, Y., Shibata, Y., Kawada, M., Kojima, M., Fukamachi, H., Shibata, Y., Okano, S., Matsushima, K., Abiko, Y. & Yamashita, Y., Dec 1 2005, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 20, 6, p. 344-348 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Biochemical properties of a putative signal peptide peptidase from the hyperthermophilic archaeon Thermococcus kodakaraensis KOD1

Matsumi, R., Atomi, H. & Imanaka, T., Oct 2005, In : Journal of bacteriology. 187, 20, p. 7072-7080 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Complete genome analysis and development of gene disruption technology in the hyperthermophilic archaeon, Thermococcus kodakaraensis

Imanaka, T., Fukui, T., Sato, T., Imanaka, H., Matsumi, R. & Atomi, H., Dec 1 2005, Proceedings of the 2005 International Symposium on Micro-NanoMechatronics and Human Science, Eighth Symposium on Micro- and Nano-Mechatronics for Information-Based Society - The 21st Century COE Progr. p. 118-123 6 p. 1589975. (Proceedings of the 2005 International Symposium on Micro-NanoMechatronics and Human Science, Eighth Symposium on Micro- and Nano-Mechatronics for Information-Based Society - The 21st Century COE Progr; vol. 2005).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Complete genome sequence of the hyperthermophilic archaeon Thermococcus kodakaraensis KOD1 and comparison with Pyrococcus genomes

Fukui, T., Atomi, H., Kanai, T., Matsumi, R., Fujiwara, S. & Imanaka, T., Mar 1 2005, In : Genome Research. 15, 3, p. 352-363 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

332 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

Discrimination of Streptococcus pneumoniae from viridans group streptococci by genomic subtractive hybridization

Suzuki, N., Seki, M., Nakano, Y., Kiyoura, Y., Maeno, M. & Yamashita, Y., Sep 1 2005, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 43, 9, p. 4528-4534 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

GD3 synthase gene found expressed in dental epithelium and shown to regulate cell proliferation

Yamada, A., Fukumoto, E., Kamasaki, Y., Ida-Yonemochi, H., Saku, T., Fujiwara, T. & Fukumoto, S., Apr 2005, In : Archives of Oral Biology. 50, 4, p. 393-399 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

High production of methyl mercaptan by L-methionine-α-deamino- γ-mercaptomethane lyase from Treponema denticola

Fukamachi, H., Nakano, Y., Okano, S., Shibata, Y., Abiko, Y. & Yamashita, Y., May 27 2005, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 331, 1, p. 127-131 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Identification and characterization of an autolysin-e cncoding gene of Streptococcus mutans

Shibata, Y., Kawada, M., Nakano, Y., Toyoshima, K. & Yamashita, Y., Jun 1 2005, In : Infection and Immunity. 73, 6, p. 3512-3520 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory Findings of Caloric Restriction in Rodents and Primates

Higami, Y., Yamaza, H. & Shimokawa, I., 2005, Advances in Clinical Chemistry. Makowski, G. (ed.). p. 211-237 27 p. (Advances in Clinical Chemistry; vol. 39).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Citations (Scopus)

Large sialolith in the submandibular gland of a child

Konishi, I., Fukumoto, S., Yamada, A., Nonaka, K., Konishi, I. & Fujiwara, T., Jan 1 2005, In : pediatric dental journal. 15, 1, p. 143-146 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Loop-mediated isothermal amplification method targeting the lytA gene for detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae

Seki, M., Yamashita, Y., Torigoe, H., Tsuda, H., Sato, S. & Maeno, M., Apr 1 2005, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 43, 4, p. 1581-1586 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Citations (Scopus)

Possible functional involvement of thymosin beta 4 in developing tooth germ of mouse lower first molar

Akhter, M., Kobayashi, I., Kiyoshima, T., Matsuo, K., Yamaza, H., Wada, H., Honda, J. Y., Ming, X. & Sakai, H., Sep 2005, In : Histochemistry and Cell Biology. 124, 3-4, p. 207-213 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between drinking and periodontitis: The Hisayama study

Shimazaki, Y., Saito, T., Kiyohara, Y., Kato, I., Kubo, M., Iida, M. & Yamashita, Y., Sep 1 2005, In : Journal of periodontology. 76, 9, p. 1534-1541 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between obesity, glucose tolerance, and periodontal disease in Japanese women: The Hisayama study

Saito, T., Shimazaki, Y., Kiyohara, Y., Kato, I., Kubo, M., Iida, M. & Yamashita, Y., Aug 1 2005, In : Journal of Periodontal Research. 40, 4, p. 346-353 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

150 Citations (Scopus)

Review: Extracellular matrix regulates tooth morphogenesis

Fukumoto, S. & Yamada, Y., Jul 1 2005, In : Connective Tissue Research. 46, 4-5, p. 220-226 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

55 Citations (Scopus)

TGF-β3 induces ectopic mineralization in fetal mouse dental pulp during tooth germ development

Huojia, M., Muraoka, N., Yoshizaki, K., Fukumoto, S., Nakashima, M., Akamine, A., Nonaka, K. & Ohishi, M., Apr 1 2005, In : Development Growth and Differentiation. 47, 3, p. 141-152 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)
20 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Calorie restriction initiated at middle age improved glucose tolerance without affecting age-related impairments of insulin signaling in rat skeletal muscle

Park, S., Komatsu, T., Hayashi, H., Yamaza, H., Chiba, T., Higami, Y., Kuramoto, K. & Shimokawa, I., Sep 2006, In : Experimental Gerontology. 41, 9, p. 837-845 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Current topics in pharmacological research on bone metabolism: Osteoclast differentiation regulated by glycosphingolipids

Fukumoto, S., Iwamoto, T., Sakai, E., Yuasa, K., Fukumoto, E., Yamada, A., Hasegawa, T., Nonaka, K. & Kato, Y., 2006, In : Journal of Pharmacological Sciences. 100, 3, p. 195-200 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

19 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of leptin on hypothalamic gene expression in calorie-restricted rats

Komatsu, T., Chiba, T., Yamaza, H., To, K., Toyama, H., Higami, Y. & Shimokawa, I., Sep 2006, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 61, 9, p. 890-898 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of mixed mutans streptococci colonization on caries development

Seki, M., Yamashita, Y., Shibata, Y., Torigoe, H., Tsuda, H. & Maeno, M., Feb 1 2006, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 21, 1, p. 47-52 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Citations (Scopus)

Essential roles of ameloblastin in maintaining ameloblast differentiation and enamel formation

Fukumoto, S., Yamada, A., Nonaka, K. & Yamada, Y., Apr 1 2006, In : Cells Tissues Organs. 181, 3-4, p. 189-195 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Citations (Scopus)