Oral health, growth and development

Research Output 1984 2020

2007
34 Citations (Scopus)
Type C Phospholipases
GABA-A Receptors
Proteins
Ligand-Gated Ion Channels
Clathrin
127 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship of metabolic syndrome to periodontal disease in Japanese women: The Hisayama study

Shimazaki, Y., Saito, T., Yonemoto, K., Kiyohara, Y., Iida, M. & Yamashita, Y., Mar 1 2007, In : Journal of Dental Research. 86, 3, p. 271-275 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Periodontitis
Periodontal Diseases
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Hyperlipidemias
12 Citations (Scopus)

Retrospective evaluation of treatment outcome in Japanese children with complete unilateral cleft lip and palate. Part 1: Five-year-olds' index for dental arch relationships

Suzuki, A., Yoshizaki, K., Honda, Y., Sasaguri, M., Kubota, Y., Nakamura, N., Ohishi, M., Oka, M., Tashiro, H., Katsuki, T. & Fujino, H., Jul 1 2007, In : Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 44, 4, p. 434-443 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Arch
Cleft Lip
Cleft Palate
Dental Models
Cephalometry
13 Citations (Scopus)
Insulin-Like Growth Factor I
Growth Hormone
Rodentia
Insulin
Caloric Restriction
58 Citations (Scopus)

Temporal and spatial transcriptional profiles of aging in Drosophila melanogaster

Zhan, M., Yamaza, H., Sun, Y., Sinclair, J., Li, H. & Zou, S., Aug 9 2007, In : Genome Research. 17, 8, p. 1236-1243 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drosophila melanogaster
Genes
Biological Phenomena
Nerve Tissue
Invertebrates
14 Citations (Scopus)

TGF-β mediated Msx2 expression controls occipital somites-derived caudal region of skull development

Hosokawa, R., Urata, M., Han, J., Zehnaly, A., Bringas, P., Nonaka, K. & Chai, Y., Oct 1 2007, In : Developmental Biology. 310, 1, p. 140-153 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Somites
Mesoderm
Skull
Neural Crest
Bone and Bones
96 Citations (Scopus)

The role of TGF-β signaling in regulating chondrogenesis and osteogenesis during mandibular development

Oka, K., Oka, S., Sasaki, T., Ito, Y., Bringas, P., Nonaka, K. & Chai, Y., Mar 1 2007, In : Developmental Biology. 303, 1, p. 391-404 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chondrogenesis
Neural Crest
Osteogenesis
Cartilage
Connective Tissue Growth Factor
57 Citations (Scopus)

TM14 is a new member of the fibulin family (fibulin-7) that interacts with extracellular matrix molecules and is active for cell binding

De Vega, S., Iwamoto, T., Nakamura, T., Hozumi, K., McKnight, D. A., Fisher, L. W., Fukumoto, S. & Yamada, Y., Oct 19 2007, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 42, p. 30878-30888 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Extracellular Matrix
Tooth
Odontoblasts
Dentin
Molecules
2006
21 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of age-dependent expression of aggrecan and ADAMTSs in mandibular condylar cartilage, tibial growth plate, and articular cartilage in rats

Mitani, H., Takahashi, I., Onodera, K., Bae, J. W., Sato, T., Takahashi, N., Sasano, Y., Igarashi, K. & Mitani, H., Sep 1 2006, In : Histochemistry and Cell Biology. 126, 3, p. 371-380 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggrecans
cartilage
Growth Plate
Cartilage
Articular Cartilage
19 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., Mar 27 2006, In : Journal of Pharmacological Sciences. 100, 3, p. 195-200 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Glycosphingolipids
Osteoclasts
Osteogenesis
Glycolipids
Pharmacology
14 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

Leptin
Arcuate Nucleus of Hypothalamus
Gene Expression
Agouti-Related Protein
Neuropeptide Y
48 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

Streptococcus mutans
Streptococcus sobrinus
Preschool Children
Toothpastes
Polymerase Chain Reaction
53 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

Ameloblasts
Dental Enamel
Tooth
Epithelial Cells
Dental Enamel Hypoplasia
11 Citations (Scopus)

Expression and localization of versican during postnatal development of rat temporomandibular joint disc

Toriya, N., Takuma, T., Arakawa, T., Abiko, Y., Sasano, Y., Takahashi, I., Sakakura, Y., Rahemtulla, F. & Mizoguchi, I., Mar 1 2006, In : Histochemistry and Cell Biology. 125, 3, p. 205-214 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporomandibular Joint Disc
Versicans
Staining and Labeling
Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
Growth
20 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatic gene expression profile of lipid metabolism in rats: Impact of caloric restriction and growth hormone/insulin-like growth factor-1 suppression

Higami, Y., Tsuchiya, T., Chiba, T., Yamaza, H., Muraoka, I., Hirose, M., Komatsu, T. & Shimokawa, I., Nov 2006, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 61, 11, p. 1099-1110 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caloric Restriction
Somatomedins
Lipid Metabolism
Transcriptome
Growth Hormone
10 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of the amino acid residues essential for proteolytic activity in an archaeal signal peptide peptidase

Matsumi, R., Atomi, H. & Imanaka, T., Apr 14 2006, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 281, 15, p. 10533-10539 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Archaeal Proteins
Essential Amino Acids
Thermococcus
Amino Acids
Peptide Hydrolases
10 Citations (Scopus)

Induction of salivary kallikreins by the diet containing a sweet-suppressive peptide, gurmarin, in the rat

Yamada, A., Nakamura, Y., Sugita, D., Shirosaki, S., Ohkuri, T., Katsukawa, H., Nonaka, K., Imoto, T. & Ninomiya, Y., Jul 28 2006, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 346, 2, p. 386-392 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kallikreins
Gymnema
Nutrition
Rats
Diet
30 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and characterization of a novel poly(vinyl alcohol)-degrading bacterium, Sphingopyxis sp. PVA3

Yamatsu, A., Matsumi, R., Atomi, H. & Imanaka, T., Oct 1 2006, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 72, 4, p. 804-811 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

PQQ Cofactor
Alcohols
Bacteria
Oxidoreductases
16S Ribosomal RNA
79 Citations (Scopus)

Laminin α5 is required for dental epithelium growth and polarity and the development of tooth bud and shape

Fukumoto, S., Miner, J. H., Ida, H., Fukumoto, E., Yuasa, K., Miyazaki, H., Hoffman, M. P. & Yamada, Y., Feb 24 2006, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 281, 8, p. 5008-5016 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Body Patterning
Tooth Germ
Growth and Development
Tooth
Integrins
95 Citations (Scopus)

Local RANKL gene transfer to the periodontal tissue accelerates orthodontic tooth movement

Kanzaki, H., Chiba, M., Arai, K., Takahashi, I., Haruyama, N., Nishimura, M. & Mitani, H., Apr 1 2006, In : Gene Therapy. 13, 8, p. 678-685 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

RANK Ligand
Tooth Movement Techniques
Genes
Osteogenesis
Tooth
17 Citations (Scopus)

Serotype-specific polysaccharide of Streptococcus mutans contributes to infectivity in endocarditis

Nagata, E., Okayama, H., Ito, H. O., Yamashita, Y., Inoue, M. & Oho, T., Dec 1 2006, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 21, 6, p. 420-423 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Streptococcus mutans
Rhamnose
Endocarditis
Polysaccharides
Glucose
37 Citations (Scopus)

The extent of alveolar bone loss is associated with impaired glucose tolerance in Japanese men

Saito, T., Murakami, M., Shimazaki, Y., Matsumoto, S. & Yamashita, Y., Mar 1 2006, In : Journal of periodontology. 77, 3, p. 392-397 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alveolar Bone Loss
Glucose Intolerance
Glucose Tolerance Test
Periodontal Diseases
Glucose
17 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of current and former smoking on gingival bleeding: The hisayama study

Shimazaki, Y., Saito, T., Kiyohara, Y., Kato, I., Kubo, M., Iida, M. & Yamashita, Y., Aug 1 2006, In : Journal of periodontology. 77, 8, p. 1430-1435 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking
Hemorrhage
Light
Tooth
Periodontal Index
18 Citations (Scopus)

The MMP activity in developing rat molar roots and incisors demonstrated by in situ zymography

Sakuraba, I., Hatakeyama, J., Hatakeyama, Y., Takahashi, I., Mayanagi, H. & Sasano, Y., Jan 1 2006, In : Journal of Molecular Histology. 37, 1-2, p. 87-93 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Incisor
Matrix Metalloproteinases
Odontoblasts
Dental Cementum
Bone Matrix
15 Citations (Scopus)

TRFMA: A web-based tool for terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis based on molecular weight

Nakano, Y., Takeshita, T. & Yamashita, Y., Jul 15 2006, In : Bioinformatics. 22, 14, p. 1788-1789 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nucleotides
Polymorphism
XML
Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphisms
Internet
38 Citations (Scopus)

Type II/III Runx2/Cbfa1 is required for tooth germ development

Kobayashi, I., Kiyoshima, T., Wada, H., Matsuo, K., Nonaka, K., Honda, J. Y., Koyano, K. & Sakai, H., Jun 1 2006, In : Bone. 38, 6, p. 836-844 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Germ
Mandible
Osteogenesis
Cell Differentiation
Protein Isoforms
2005
192 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

Toll-Like Receptors
Adiponectin
Macrophages
Phosphorylation
Antibodies
10 Citations (Scopus)

Age-related changes in the expression of gelatinase and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase genes in mandibular condylar, growth plate, and articular cartilage in rats

Takahashi, I., Onodera, K., Bae, J. W., Mitani, H., Sasano, Y. & Mitani, H., Jun 1 2005, In : Journal of Molecular Histology. 36, 5, p. 355-366 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinases
Matrix Metalloproteinase Inhibitors
Growth Plate
Articular Cartilage
Cartilage
18 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

Tooth
Overbite
Immersion
Software
Research
8 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

Proteome
Streptococcus mutans
Databases
Gels
Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
14 Citations (Scopus)

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

Matsumi, R., Atomi, H. & Imanaka, T., Oct 1 2005, In : Journal of bacteriology. 187, 20, p. 7072-7080 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermococcus
Archaea
Substrate Specificity
Archaeal Proteins
Peptide Library

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

Genes
323 Citations (Scopus)

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

Pyrococcus
Thermococcus
Archaea
Thermococcales
Genome
5 Citations (Scopus)
Streptococcus mutans
Preschool Children
Infection
Deciduous Tooth
Oral Health
38 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

Viridans Streptococci
Nucleic Acid Hybridization
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Streptococcus mitis
DNA Primers
25 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of versican and ADAMTS during rat tooth eruption

Sone, S., Nakamura, M., Maruya, Y., Takahashi, I., Mizoguchi, I., Mayanagi, H. & Sasano, Y., May 1 2005, In : Journal of Molecular Histology. 36, 4, p. 281-288 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Versicans
Tooth Eruption
Dental Cementum
Dental Pulp
Periodontal Ligament
6 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

Tooth Germ
Tooth
Epithelium
Cell Proliferation
Gangliosides
38 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

Treponema denticola
Lyases
Sulfhydryl Compounds
Methionine
Biofilms
43 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

N-Acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine Amidase
Streptococcus mutans
Biofilms
Genes
Sucrose
1 Citation (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

Salivary Gland Calculi
Submandibular Gland
Salivary Ducts
77 Citations (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

Gene Targeting
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Streptococcus oralis
Streptococcus mitis
Streptococcus
30 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 1 2005, In : Histochemistry and Cell Biology. 124, 3-4, p. 207-213 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Germ
Dental Enamel
Enamel Organ
Tooth
Epithelium
42 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

Periodontitis
Alcohol Drinking
Drinking
Tooth
Odds Ratio
148 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

Periodontal Diseases
Glucose Tolerance Test
Obesity
Glucose
Body Mass Index
54 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

Morphogenesis
Basement Membrane
Extracellular Matrix
Tooth
Dental Enamel
25 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

Tooth Germ
Dental Pulp
Transforming Growth Factors
Osteocalcin
Odontoblasts
19 Citations (Scopus)
Cyclin D1
Transforming Growth Factors
Lip
Cell Proliferation
Gene Expression
2004
252 Citations (Scopus)

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
Ameloblasts
Cell Adhesion Molecules
Tooth
Dental Enamel
Epithelium
26 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

Transgenic Rats
Rats
Aging of materials
Insulin
Transgenes
76 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of local administration of clodronate on orthodontic tooth movement and root resorption in rats

Liu, L., Igarashi, K., Haruyama, N., Saeki, S., Shinoda, H. & Mitani, H., Dec 1 2004, In : European Journal of Orthodontics. 26, 5, p. 469-473 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Resorption
Clodronic Acid
Root Resorption
Tooth Root
Tooth Movement Techniques