Oral health, growth and development

Research Output 1984 2020

2013
3 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

Periodontal Diseases
Creatinine
Serum
Reference Values
Periodontitis
48 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

Dental Occlusion
Independent Living
Frail Elderly
Nutritional Status
Malnutrition
8 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

Fetal Development
Pregnant Women
Cross-Sectional Studies
Inflammation
Low Birth Weight Infant
1 Citation (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

Cephalometry
Masseter Muscle
Orthodontics
Mandible
Masticatory Muscles
14 Citations (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

Dental Plaque
Bacteria
Chemical analysis
Association reactions
Pathogens
29 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

Health Behavior
Oral Health
Cross-Sectional Studies
Students
DMF Index
35 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

Social Participation
health status
cross-sectional studies
Health Status
Tooth
19 Citations (Scopus)

TGF-β regulates enamel mineralization and maturation through KLK4 expression

Cho, A., Haruyama, N., Hall, B., Danton, M. J. S., Zhang, L., Arany, P., Mooney, D. J., Harichane, Y., Goldberg, M., Gibson, C. W. & Kulkarni, A. B., Nov 20 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 11, e82267.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transforming growth factors
Enamels
enamel
Transforming Growth Factors
Dental Enamel
10 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

Tooth Germ
Small Interfering RNA
Tooth
Epithelial Cells
Mandible

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

Malocclusion
Lip
Healthy Volunteers
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

Adiponectin
Macrophages
Adipokines
Adipose Tissue
Adipocytes
17 Citations (Scopus)

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

Streptococcus mutans
Biofilms
Peptides
Antimicrobial Cationic Peptides
Teichoic Acids
16 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

Rats
osteoclasts
Osteoclasts
Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor
Macrophages
6 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

Social Class
smoking
social status
Japan
Smoking
33 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

Microbiota
therapeutics
Chemical analysis
Population
Biodiversity
59 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

tooth pulp
Dental Pulp
Regenerative Medicine
Deciduous Tooth
Stem cells
32 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

Hydrogen Sulfide
Microbiota
Sulfhydryl Compounds
Mouth
Megasphaera
21 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

Cheek
Orthodontics
Esthetics
Sex Characteristics
Orthodontists
14 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

Sulfur Compounds
Microbiota
Oral Health
Oils
Placebos
25 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

Health Behavior
Oral Health
Self Efficacy
Students
Health

Epithelial-mesenchymal interaction reduces inhibitory effects of fluoride on proliferation and enamel matrix expression in dental epithelial cells

Yamada, A., Iwamoto, T., Fukumoto, E., Arakaki, M., Miyamoto, R., Sugawara, Y., Komatsu, H., Nakamura, T. & Fukumoto, S., Jan 1 2012, In : pediatric dental journal. 22, 1, p. 55-63 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Enamel
Fluorides
Tooth
Epithelial Cells
Coculture Techniques

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

Microbiota
Mouth Diseases
Health
Oral Health
Prevotella
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

Calcium Sulfate
Apatite
Bone Substitutes
Carbonates
Calcium

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

Oral Health
Social Class
Health Status
6 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

Tongue
Fungi
Fever
Candida albicans
Candida
29 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

Hypertriglyceridemia
LDL Cholesterol
HDL Cholesterol
Health Status
Life Style
17 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

Defects
Mutation
Protein Stability
Proteins
Mitochondria
14 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

Mastication
Deglutition
Self Report
Eating
Kinesis
42 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

Oral Health
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Home Care Dental Devices
Social Capital
1 Citation (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

Tooth Loss
Social Class
Tooth
Logistic Models
Odds Ratio
9 Citations (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

Thermococcus
Zinc Fingers
Zinc
Carbamyl Phosphate
proteins
34 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

Cleft Lip
Cleft Palate
Control Groups
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Mandible
2011
6 Citations (Scopus)

Amelogenins: Multi-functional enamel matrix proteins and their binding partners

Haruyama, N., Hatakeyama, J., Moriyama, K. & B. Kulkarni, A., 2011, In : journal of oral biosciences. 53, 3, p. 257-266 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Amelogenin
Protein Binding
Tissue
Ameloblasts
Root Resorption
9 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

Photocatalysts
Tissue
Microorganisms
Powders
Irradiation
20 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

Finite Element Analysis
Orthodontics
Titanium
Bone and Bones
Direction compound
6 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

Bacitracin
Streptococcus mutans
Aspartic Acid
Phosphorylation
ATP-Binding Cassette Transporters
3 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

calcification
Skull
Physiologic Calcification
rats
Rats
5 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

Diacylglycerol Kinase
Adiponectin
Reactive Oxygen Species
Nitric Oxide
Messenger RNA
5 Citations (Scopus)

Diverse function of epiprofin in tooth development

Nakamura, T., Fukumoto, S. & Yamada, Y., 2011, In : journal of oral biosciences. 53, 1, p. 22-30 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Enamels
Tooth
Transcription Factors
Dental Enamel
Supernumerary Tooth
10 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

Occult Blood
Hematologic Tests
Tooth
Hemorrhage
Periodontal Diseases
2 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

Somatomedins
Lung
Fetus
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias
nitrofen
18 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

Xylitol
Streptococcus mutans
Gingiva
Chewing Gum
Diarrhea
27 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

Lip
Tooth
Incisor
Angle Class II Malocclusion
Cephalometry
14 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

tube feeding
Microbiota
Enteral Nutrition
mouth
polymorphism
6 Citations (Scopus)

Expressions and functions of neurotrophic factors in tooth development

Iwamoto, T., Yamada, A., Arakaki, M., Sugawara, Y., Ono, M., Futaki, M., Yoshizaki, K., Fukumoto, E., Nakamura, T. & Fukumoto, S., 2011, In : journal of oral biosciences. 53, 1, p. 13-21 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Nerve Growth Factors
Tooth
Tooth Germ
Tissue
Neurotrophin 3
8 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

Fibroblast Growth Factor 10
Morphogenesis
Cartilage
Fibroblast Growth Factors
Organ Culture Techniques
26 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

Thermococcus
Archaea
Eukaryota
Archaeal Chromosomes
Histones
6 Citations (Scopus)

In situ expression of the mitochondrial ATPase6 gene in the developing tooth germ of the mouse lower first molar

Honda, J. Y., Kobayashi, I., Kiyoshima, T., Nagata, K., Wada, H., Ookuma, Y., Fujiwara, H., Shiotsuka, M., Takahashi, I. & Sakai, H., Feb 1 2011, In : Journal of Molecular Histology. 42, 1, p. 83-90 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Germ
Mitochondrial Genes
Epithelium
Dental Enamel
Mandible
8 Citations (Scopus)

Involvement of PRIP, phospholipase C-related, but catalytically inactive protein, in bone formation

Tsutsumi, K., Matsuda, M., Kotani, M., Mizokami, A., Murakami, A., Takahashi, I., Terada, Y., Kanematsu, T., Fukami, K., Takenawa, T., Jimi, E. & Hirata, M., Sep 2 2011, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286, 35, p. 31032-31042 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type C Phospholipases
Osteogenesis
Bone
Osteoblasts
Proteins
2 Citations (Scopus)

Involvement of suppressor of cytokine signaling-1 in globular adiponectin-induced granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in RAW 264 cell

Fujimoto, A., Akifusa, S., Hirofuji, T. & Yamashita, Y., Sep 1 2011, In : Molecular Immunology. 48, 15-16, p. 2052-2058 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adiponectin
Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor
Cytokines
MAP Kinase Signaling System
p38 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases