Oral health, growth and development

Research Output

2013

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

81 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 1 2013, In : Geriatrics and Gerontology International. 13, 1, p. 50-54 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 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 1 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

31 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)
2012

Adiponectin and macrophage

Akifusa, S. & Yamashita, Y., 2012, Adiponectin: Production, Regulation and Roles in Disease. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 38-47 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Association of CiaRH with resistance of Streptococcus mutans to antimicrobial peptides in biofilms

Mazda, Y., Kawada-Matsuo, M., Kanbara, K., Oogai, Y., Shibata, Y., Yamashita, Y., Miyawaki, S. & Komatsuzawa, H., Apr 1 2012, In : Molecular Oral Microbiology. 27, 2, p. 124-135 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization and Identification of Subpopulations of Mononuclear Preosteoclasts Induced by TNF-α in Combination with TGF-β in Rats

Matsubara, R., Kukita, T., Ichigi, Y., Takigawa, I., Qu, P. F., Funakubo, N., Miyamoto, H., Nonaka, K. & Kukita, A., Oct 24 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 10, e47930.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Community-level socioeconomic status and parental smoking in Japan

Takeuchi, K., Aida, J., Morita, M., Ando, Y. & Osaka, K., Aug 1 2012, In : Social Science and Medicine. 75, 4, p. 747-751 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Compositional stability of a salivary bacterial population against supragingival microbiota shift following periodontal therapy

Yamanaka, W., Takeshita, T., Shibata, Y., Matsuo, K., Eshima, N., Yokoyama, T. & Yamashita, Y., Aug 16 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 8, e42806.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)

Cryopreserved Dental Pulp Tissues of Exfoliated Deciduous Teeth Is a Feasible Stem Cell Resource for Regenerative Medicine

Ma, L., Makino, Y., Yamaza, H., Akiyama, K., Hoshino, Y., Song, G., Kukita, T., Nonaka, K., Shi, S. & Yamaza, T., Dec 14 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 12, e51777.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Citations (Scopus)

Crystal structures of the HypCD complex and the HypCDE ternary complex: Transient intermediate complexes during [NiFe] hydrogenase maturation

Watanabe, S., Matsumi, R., Atomi, H., Imanaka, T. & Miki, K., Dec 5 2012, In : Structure. 20, 12, p. 2124-2137 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Discrimination of the oral microbiota associated with high hydrogen sulfide and methyl mercaptan production

Takeshita, T., Suzuki, N., Nakano, Y., Yasui, M., Yoneda, M., Shimazaki, Y., Hirofuji, T. & Yamashita, Y., Apr 19 2012, In : Scientific reports. 2, 215.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of buccal corridors 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., Oct 1 2012, In : American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 142, 4, p. 459-465 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of oil drops containing Lactobacillus salivarius WB21 on periodontal health and oral microbiota producing volatile sulfur compounds

Suzuki, N., Tanabe, K., Takeshita, T., Yoneda, M., Iwamoto, T., Oshiro, S., Yamashita, Y. & Hirofuji, T., Mar 1 2012, In : Journal of Breath Research. 6, 1, 017106.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of self-efficacy on oral health behaviours and gingival health in university students aged 18- or 19-years-old

Mizutani, S., Ekuni, D., Furuta, M., Tomofuji, T., Irie, K., Azuma, T., Kojima, A., Nagase, J., Iwasaki, Y. & Morita, M., Sep 1 2012, In : Journal of Clinical Periodontology. 39, 9, p. 844-849 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of salivary microbiota from an ecological perspective

Takeshita, T. & Yamashita, Y., Aug 2012, In : journal of oral biosciences. 54, 3, p. 128-131 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Fabrication of carbonate apatite block from calcium sulfate by hydrothermal treatment

Nomura, S., Tsuru, K., Valanezhad, A., Matsuya, S., Takahashi, I. & Ishikawa, K., Jan 1 2012, Bioceramics 23. p. 139-142 4 p. (Key Engineering Materials; vol. 493-494).

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

Gender differences in the association between self-rated oral health and socioeconomic status among Japanese

Wakaguri, S., Ito, K., Aida, J., Takeuchi, K. & Osaka, K., Jan 1 2012, Interface Oral Health Science 2011. Springer Japan, p. 294-296 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Glycosphingolipids regulate ameloblastin expression in dental epithelial cells

Kamasaki, Y., Nakamura, T., Yoshizaki, K., Iwamoto, T., Yamada, A., Fukumoto, E., Maruya, Y., Iwabuchi, K., Furukawa, K., Fujiwara, T. & Fukumoto, S., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Dental Research. 91, 1, p. 78-83 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

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

30 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 1 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 1 2012, In : Archives of Oral Biology. 57, 7, p. 981-986 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 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 1 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)

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)
2011

A novel role of periostin in postnatal tooth formation and mineralization

Ma, D., Zhang, R., Sun, Y., Rios, H. F., Haruyama, N., Han, X., Kulkarni, A. B., Qin, C. & Feng, J. Q., Feb 11 2011, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286, 6, p. 4302-4309 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Antimicrobial and antifungal effects of tissue conditioners containing a photocatalyst

Uchimaru, M., Sakai, T., Moroi, R., Shiota, S., Shibata, Y., Deguchi, M., Sakai, H., Yamashita, Y. & Terada, Y., Oct 12 2011, In : dental materials journal. 30, 5, p. 691-699 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in stress distribution of orthodontic miniscrews and surrounding bone evaluated by 3-dimensional finite element analysis

Suzuki, A., Masuda, T., Takahashi, I., Deguchi, T., Suzuki, O. & Takano-Yamamoto, T., Dec 1 2011, In : American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 140, 6, p. e273-e280

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of MbrC involved in bacitracin resistance in Streptococcus mutans

Kitagawa, N., Shiota, S., Shibata, Y., Takeshita, T. & Yamashita, Y., May 1 2011, In : FEMS microbiology letters. 318, 1, p. 61-67 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of the calcification process modeled in rat embryonic calvarial culture

Kimura, Y., Kikunaga, S., Takahashi, I., Hatakeyama, Y., Fukumoto, S. & Sasano, Y., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of Electron Microscopy. 60, 5, p. 345-352 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Diacylglycerol kinase alpha regulates globular adiponectin-induced reactive oxygen species

Kamio, N., Akifusa, S. & Yamashita, Y., Mar 1 2011, In : Free Radical Research. 45, 3, p. 336-341 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Effectiveness of the salivary occult blood test as a screening method for periodontal status

Shimazaki, Y., Akifusa, S., Takeshita, T., Shibata, Y., Doi, Y., Hata, J., Ninomiya, T., Hirakawa, Y., Kiyohara, Y. & Yamashita, Y., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of periodontology. 82, 4, p. 581-587 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of insulin-like growth factors on lung development in a nitrofen-induced CDH rat model

Esumi, G., Masumoto, K., Teshiba, R., Nagata, K., Kinoshita, Y., Yamaza, H., Nonaka, K. & Taguchi, T., Feb 1 2011, In : Pediatric surgery international. 27, 2, p. 187-192 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of xylitol gum on the level of oral mutans streptococci of preschoolers: Block-randomised trial

Seki, M., Karakama, F., Kawato, T., Tanaka, H., Saeki, Y. & Yamashita, Y., Oct 1 2011, In : International Dental Journal. 61, 5, p. 274-280 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of retraction of anterior teeth and initial soft tissue variables on lip changes in Japanese adults

Hayashida, H., Ioi, H., Nakata, S., Takahashi, I. & Counts, A. L., Aug 1 2011, In : European Journal of Orthodontics. 33, 4, p. 419-426 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Enteral tube feeding alters the oral indigenous microbiota in elderly adults

Takeshita, T., Yasui, M., Tomioka, M., Nakano, Y., Shimazaki, Y. & Yamashita, Y., Oct 1 2011, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 77, 19, p. 6739-6745 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Fibroblast growth factor 10 regulates Meckel's cartilage formation during early mandibular morphogenesis in rats

Terao, F., Takahashi, I., Mitani, H., Haruyama, N., Sasano, Y., Suzuki, O. & Takano-Yamamoto, T., Feb 15 2011, In : Developmental Biology. 350, 2, p. 337-347 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Histone and TK0471/TrmBL2 form a novel heterogeneous genome architecture in the hyperthermophilic archaeon Thermococcus kodakarensis

Maruyama, H., Shin, M., Oda, T., Matsumi, R., Ohniwa, R. L., Itoh, T., Shirahige, K., Imanaka, T., Atomi, H., Yoshimura, S. H. & Takeyasu, K., Feb 1 2011, In : Molecular biology of the cell. 22, 3, p. 386-398 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Impaired hippocampal long-term potentiation and failure of learning in 1,4-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase gene transgenic mice

Ikarashi, K., Fujiwara, H., Yamazaki, Y., Goto, J. I., Kaneko, K., Kato, H., Fujii, S., Sasaki, H., Fukumoto, S., Furukawa, K., Waki, H. & Furukawa, K., Oct 1 2011, In : Glycobiology. 21, 10, p. 1373-1381 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)