Oral health, growth and development

Research Output

2012

Molecular characterization of fungal populations on the tongue dorsum of institutionalized elderly adults

Li, H., Takeshita, T., Furuta, M., Tomioka, M., Shibata, Y., Shimazaki, Y., Makimura, K. & Yamashita, Y., Nov 1 2012, In : Oral Diseases. 18, 8, p. 771-777 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Periodontal status and metabolic syndrome in middle-aged japanese

Fukui, N., Shimazaki, Y., Shinagawa, T. & Yamashita, Y., Nov 1 2012, In : Journal of periodontology. 83, 11, p. 1363-1371 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Protein instability and functional defects caused by mutations of dihydro-orotate dehydrogenase in Miller syndrome patients

Fang, J. X., Uchiumi, T., Yagi, M., Matsumoto, S., Amamoto, R., Saito, T., Takazaki, S., Kanki, T., Yamaza, H., Nonaka, K. & Kang, D., Dec 2012, In : Bioscience reports. 32, 6, p. 631-639 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Self-reports of eating quickly are related to a decreased number of chews until first swallow, total number of chews, and total duration of chewing in young people

Ekuni, D., Furuta, M., Takeuchi, N., Tomofuji, T. & Morita, M., Jul 2012, In : Archives of Oral Biology. 57, 7, p. 981-986 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Social capital and self-rated oral health among young people

Furuta, M., Ekuni, D., Takao, S., Suzuki, E., Morita, M. & Kawachi, I., Apr 2012, In : Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. 40, 2, p. 97-104 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Socioeconomic inequalities in tooth loss among Japanese

Ito, K., Aida, J., Wakaguri, S., Takeuchi, K., Noguchi, Y. & Osaka, K., Jan 1 2012, Interface Oral Health Science 2011. Springer Japan, p. 291-293 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Structure of the [NiFe]-hydrogenase maturation protein HypF from Thermococcus kodakarensis KOD1

Tominaga, T., Watanabe, S., Matsumi, R., Atomi, H., Imanaka, T. & Miki, K., Oct 1 2012, In : Acta Crystallographica Section F: Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications. 68, 10, p. 1153-1157 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Teneurin-4 is a novel regulator of oligodendrocyte differentiation and myelination of small-diameter axons in the CNS

Suzuki, N., Fukushi, M., Kosaki, K., Doyle, A. D., de Vega, S., Yoshizaki, K., Akazawa, C., Arikawa-Hirasawa, E. & Yamada, Y., Aug 22 2012, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 32, 34, p. 11586-11599 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Three-dimensional analysis of the pharyngeal airway morphology in growing Japanese girls with and without cleft lip and palate

Yoshihara, M., Terajima, M., Yanagita, N., Hyakutake, H., Kanomi, R., Kitahara, T. & Takahashi, I., Jan 1 2012, In : American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 141, 4 SUPPL

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Adiponectin and Macrophage

Akifusa, S. & Yamashita, Y., 2013, Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 21 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Bacterial adhesion affinities of various implant abutment materials

Yamane, K., Ayukawa, Y., Takeshita, T., Furuhashi, A., Yamashita, Y. & Koyano, K., Dec 2013, In : Clinical Oral Implants Research. 24, 12, p. 1310-1315 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Cessation age of breast-feeding and pacifier use is associated with persistent finger-sucking

Fukumoto, E., Fukumoto, S., Kawasaki, K., Furugen, R., Kitamura, M., Kawashita, Y., Hayashida, H., Fukuda, H., Iijima, Y. & Saito, T., Nov 2013, In : Pediatric Dentistry. 35, 7, p. 506-509 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Continual gram-negative bacterial challenge accelerates stroke onset in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats

Kawato, T., Tanaka, H., Tabuchi, M., Ooshima, K., Nakai, K., Yamashita, Y. & Maeno, M., Jan 7 2013, In : Clinical and Experimental Hypertension. 35, 1, p. 28-34 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Crystal structures of the carbamoylated and cyanated forms of HypE for [NiFe] hydrogenase maturation

Tominaga, T., Watanabe, S., Matsumi, R., Atomi, H., Imanaka, T. & Miki, K., Dec 17 2013, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110, 51, p. 20485-20490 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Dental caries is correlated with knowledge of comprehensive food education in Japanese university students

Ekuni, D., Tomofuji, T., Mizutani, S., Furuta, M., Irie, K., Azuma, T., Kojima, A., Iwasaki, Y. & Morita, M., Apr 2013, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 22, 2, p. 312-318 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Dihydro-orotate dehydrogenase is physically associated with the respiratory complex and its loss leads to mitochondrial dysfunction

Fang, J. X., Uchiumi, T., Yagi, M., Matsumoto, S., Amamoto, R., Takazaki, S., Yamaza, H., Nonaka, K. & Kang, D., 2013, In : Bioscience reports. 33, 2, p. 217-227 11 p., e00021.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

Divalent cations enhance fluoride binding to Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sanguinis cells and subsequently inhibit bacterial acid production

Domon-Tawaraya, H., Nakajo, K., Washio, J., Ashizawa, T., Ichino, T., Sugawara, H., Fukumoto, S. & Takahashi, N., 2013, In : Caries Research. 47, 2, p. 141-149 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of mouth cleaning with hinokitiol-containing gel on oral malodor: A randomized, open-label pilot study

Iha, K., Suzuki, N., Yoneda, M., Takeshita, T. & Hirofuji, T., Oct 1 2013, In : Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology. 116, 4, p. 433-439 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of eating behaviors on being overweight in Japanese university students: A cross-sectional survey at the Okayama University

Ekuni, D., Furuta, M., Tomofuji, T., Irie, K., Azuma, T., Iwasaki, Y. & Morita, M., Jul 2013, In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 25, 4, p. 326-334 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of extraction of four premolars on vermilion height and lip area in patients with bimaxillary protrusion

Trisnawaty, N., Ioi, H., Kitahara, T., Suzuki, A. & Takahashi, I., Aug 1 2013, In : European Journal of Orthodontics. 35, 4, p. 521-528 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of four premolar extractions on vermilion height and lip area during a posed smile in patients with bimaxillary protrusion.

Trisnawaty, N., Ioi, H., Kitahara, T., Suzuki, A. & Takahashi, I., Nov 2013, In : Unknown Journal. 29, 2, p. 176-183 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effects of vertical positions of anterior teeth on smile esthetics in Japanese and Korean orthodontists and orthodontic patients

Ioi, H., Kang, S., Shimomura, T., Kim, S. S., Park, S. B., Son, W. S. & Takahashi, I., Aug 2013, In : Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry. 25, 4, p. 274-282 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Fabrication of spherical carbonate apatite using calcium sulfate as a precursor by W/O emulsion method

Nomura, S., Tsuru, K., Matsuya, S., Takahashi, I. & Ishikawa, K., Jan 1 2013, Bioceramics 24. 1 ed. p. 78-81 4 p. (Key Engineering Materials; vol. 529-530, no. 1).

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Gender differences in the association between metabolic syndrome and periodontal disease: The Hisayama Study

Furuta, M., Shimazaki, Y., Takeshita, T., Shibata, Y., Akifusa, S., Eshima, N., Kiyohara, Y., Ninomiya, T., Hirakawa, Y., Mukai, N., Nagata, M. & Yamashita, Y., Aug 2013, In : Journal of Clinical Periodontology. 40, 8, p. 743-752 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Identification and structure of a novel archaeal HypB for [NiFe] hydrogenase maturation

Sasaki, D., Watanabe, S., Matsumi, R., Shoji, T., Yasukochi, A., Tagashira, K., Fukuda, W., Kanai, T., Atomi, H., Imanaka, T. & Miki, K., May 27 2013, In : Journal of Molecular Biology. 425, 10, p. 1627-1640 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Immune therapeutic potential of stem cells from human supernumerary teeth

Makino, Y., Yamaza, H., Akiyama, K., Ma, L., Hoshino, Y., Nonaka, K., Terada, Y., Kukita, T., Shi, S. & Yamaza, T., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Dental Research. 92, 7, p. 609-615 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
92 Citations (Scopus)

Involvement of the novel two-component nsrrs and lcrrs systems in distinct resistance pathways against nisin a and nukacin isk-1 in streptococcus mutans

Kawada-Matsuo, M., Oogai, Y., Zendo, T., Nagao, J., Shibata, Y., Yamashita, Y., Ogura, Y., Hayashi, T., Sonomoto, K. & Komatsuzawa, H., Aug 2013, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 79, 15, p. 4751-4755 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple functional involvement of Thymosin beta-4 in tooth germ development

Ookuma, Y. F., Kiyoshima, T., Kobayashi, I., Nagata, K., Wada, H., Fujiwara, H., Yamaza, H., Nonaka, K. & Sakai, H., Feb 1 2013, In : Histochemistry and Cell Biology. 139, 2, p. 355-370 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Oral Health and Swallowing Problems

Furuta, M. & Yamashita, Y., Sep 15 2013, In : Current Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Reports. 1, p. 216-222

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Osteocalcin Induces Release of Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 and Thereby Stimulates Insulin Secretion in Mice

Mizokami, A., Yasutake, Y., Gao, J., Matsuda, M., Takahashi, I., Takeuchi, H. & Hirata, M., Feb 20 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 2, e57375.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Citations (Scopus)

Periostin inhibits hypoxia-induced apoptosis in human periodontal ligament cells via TGF-β signaling

Aukkarasongsup, P., Haruyama, N., Matsumoto, T., Shiga, M. & Moriyama, K., Nov 8 2013, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 441, 1, p. 126-132 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between normal serum creatinine concentration and periodontal disease in japanese middle-aged males

Shimazaki, Y., Kushiyama, M., Murakami, M. & Yamashita, Y., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Periodontology. 84, 1, p. 94-99 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between nutrition status and dental occlusion in community-dwelling frail elderly people

Kikutani, T., Yoshida, M., Enoki, H., Yamashita, Y., Akifusa, S., Shimazaki, Y., Hirano, H. & Tamura, F., Jan 2013, In : Geriatrics and Gerontology International. 13, 1, p. 50-54 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between periodontal inflammation and fetal growth in pregnant women: A cross-sectional study

Takeuchi, N., Ekuni, D., Irie, K., Furuta, M., Tomofuji, T., Morita, M. & Watanabe, T., May 2013, In : Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 287, 5, p. 951-957 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between the stability of muscle activity in the masseter muscle and craniofacial morphology

Nakamura, K., Hara, A., Nakata, S., Hyakutake, H. & Takahashi, I., Jun 1 2013, In : Orthodontic Waves. 72, 2, p. 55-62 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Relationship of periodontal clinical parameters with bacterial composition in human dental plaque

Fujinaka, H., Takeshita, T., Sato, H., Yamamoto, T., Nakamura, J., Hase, T. & Yamashita, Y., Jun 1 2013, In : Archives of Microbiology. 195, 6, p. 371-383 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Relationships between self-rated oral health, subjective symptoms, oral health behavior and clinical conditions in Japanese university students: A cross-sectional survey at Okayama University

Kojima, A., Ekuni, D., Mizutani, S., Furuta, M., Irie, K., Azuma, T., Tomofuji, T., Iwasaki, Y. & Morita, M., Nov 6 2013, In : BMC Oral Health. 13, 1, 62.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Self-reported aural symptoms, headache and temporomandibular disorders in Japanese young adults

Akhter, R., Morita, M., Ekuni, D., Hassan, N. M. M., Furuta, M., Yamanaka, R., Matsuka, Y. & Wilson, D., 2013, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 14, 58.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Social Participation and Dental Health Status among Older Japanese Adults: A Population-Based Cross-Sectional Study

Takeuchi, K., Aida, J., Kondo, K. & Osaka, K., Apr 17 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 4, e61741.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

The expression and function of thymosin beta 10 in tooth germ development

Shiotsuka, M., Wada, H., Kiyoshima, T., Nagata, K., Fujiwara, H., Kihara, M., Hasegawa, K., Someya, H., Takahashi, I. & Sakai, H., 2013, In : International Journal of Developmental Biology. 57, 11-12, p. 895-905 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Three-dimensional dynamic evaluation of a posed smile in normal occlusion and Class II malocclusion

Nakamichi, T., Kitahara, T., Iwase, Y., Hyakutake, H. & Takahashi, I., Dec 1 2013, In : Orthodontic Waves. 72, 4, p. 131-141 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2014

Ablation of coactivator Med1 switches the cell fate of dental epithelia to that generating hair

Yoshizaki, K., Hu, L., Nguyen, T., Sakai, K., He, B., Fong, C., Yamada, Y., Bikle, D. D. & Oda, Y., Jun 20 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 6, e99991.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Adhesive and migratory effects of phosphophoryn are modulated by flanking peptides of the integrin binding motif

Suzuki, S., Kobuke, S., Haruyama, N., Hoshino, H., Kulkarni, A. B. & Nishimura, F., Nov 14 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 11, e112490.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

A novel gene involved in the survival of streptococcus mutans under stress conditions

Li, D., Shibata, Y., Takeshita, T. & Yamashita, Y., Jan 1 2014, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 80, 1, p. 97-103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Associations between body mass index and serum uric acid levels in a Japanese population were significantly modified by LRP2 rs2544390

Suma, S., Naito, M., Okada, R., Kawai, S., Yin, G., Morita, E., Wakai, K., Matsuo, H. & Hamajima, N., Jan 1 2014, In : Nagoya journal of medical science. 76, 3-4, p. 333-339 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Biocatalytic asymmetric phosphorylation of mevalonate

Matsumi, R., Hellriegel, C., Schoenenberger, B., Milesi, T., Van Der Oost, J. & Wohlgemuth, R., Mar 17 2014, In : RSC Advances. 4, 25, p. 12989-12994 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical approach to a suspected case of first branchial arch syndrome

Yamaguchi, N., Nakamura, S., Yamaza, H., Nishigaki, S., Masuda, K., Yanagita, K. I. & Nonaka, K., 2014, In : Case Reports in Medicine. 2014, 506804.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Common variant of ALPK1 is not associated with gout: a replication study

Chiba, T., Matsuo, H., Sakiyama, M., Nakayama, A., Shimizu, S., Wakai, K., Suma, S., Nakashima, H., Sakurai, Y., Shimizu, T., Ichida, K. & Shinomiya, N., Jan 1 2014, In : Human Cell. 28, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Compressive force-produced CCN2 induces osteocyte apoptosis through ERK1/2 pathway

Hoshi, K., Kawaki, H., Takahashi, I., Takeshita, N., Seiryu, M., Murshid, S. A., Masuda, T., Anada, T., Kato, R., Kitaura, H., Suzuki, O. & Takano-Yamamoto, T., Jan 1 2014, In : Transactions of Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering. 52, p. O-237-O-238

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle