Oral health, growth and development

Research Output 1984 2020

2003

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

Streptococcus mutans
Preschool Children
Dentistry
Saliva
35 Citations (Scopus)

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

Streptococcus mutans
Preschool Children
Saliva
Deciduous Tooth
Incidence
68 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of MMP-8 and MMP-13 genes in the periodontal ligament during tooth movement in rats

Takahashi, I., Nishimura, M., Onodera, K., Bae, J. W., Mitani, H., Okazaki, M., Sasano, Y. & Mitani, H., Aug 2003, In : Journal of Dental Research. 82, 8, p. 646-651 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Movement Techniques
Periodontal Ligament
Matrix Metalloproteinases
Genes
Gene Expression
31 Citations (Scopus)
Dental Pulp
Periodontal Ligament
Streptococcus mutans
Interleukin-8
Rhamnose
Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
Maxillofacial Development
Maternal-Fetal Exchange
Newborn Animals
Maternal Exposure
37 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

Collagen Type I
Cicatrix
Myofibroblasts
Cleft Lip
Matrix Metalloproteinases
2002
17 Citations (Scopus)

A novel mechanism for glucose side-chain formation in rhamnose-glucose polysaccharide synthesis

Ozaki, K., Shibata, Y., Yamashita, Y., Nakano, Y., Tsuda, H. & Koga, T., Dec 4 2002, In : FEBS Letters. 532, 1-2, p. 159-163 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhamnose
Polysaccharides
Escherichia coli
Glucose
Genes
1 Citation (Scopus)

A study of the feasibility and efficacy of fetal surgical closure of spontaneous cleft lip in CL/fraser mice

Kohama, K., Nonaka, K., Nagata, T., Ogata, K., Hosokawa, R. & Ohishi, M., Jan 1 2002, In : Fukuoka igaku zasshi = Hukuoka acta medica. 93, 1, p. 11-16 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cleft Lip
Feasibility Studies
Lip
Enflurane
Inhalation
5 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical evaluation of a patient with single maxillary central incisor.

Youko, K., Satoshi, F., Kubota, K. & Goto, G., Jan 1 2002, In : The Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry. 26, 2, p. 181-186 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anodontia
Incisor
Labial Frenum
Holoprosencephaly
Permanent Dentition
41 Citations (Scopus)

Estrous-cycle-dependent variation in orthodontic tooth movement

Haruyama, N., Igarashi, K., Saeki, S., Otsuka-Isoya, M., Shinoda, H. & Mitani, H., Jan 1 2002, In : Journal of Dental Research. 81, 6, p. 406-410 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Movement Techniques
Estrous Cycle
Estrus
Estradiol
Gonadal Steroid Hormones
34 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental tooth movement through mature and immature bone regenerates after distraction osteogenesis in dogs

Nakamoto, N., Nagasaka, H., Daimaruya, T., Takahashi, I., Sugawara, J. & Mitani, H., Jan 1 2002, In : American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 121, 4, p. 385-395 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Distraction Osteogenesis
Tooth Movement Techniques
Root Resorption
Dogs
Bone and Bones
21 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 1 2002, In : Developmental Dynamics. 225, 1, p. 35-45 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fibroblast Growth Factors
Limb Buds
Chondrocytes
Osteogenesis
Growth Plate
85 Citations (Scopus)

Gene expression of MMP8 and MMP13 during embryonic development of bone and cartilage in the rat mandible and hind limb

Sasano, Y., Zhu, J. X., Tsubota, M., Takahashi, I., Onodera, K., Mizoguchi, I. & Kagayama, M., Jan 1 2002, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 50, 3, p. 325-332 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Development
Mandible
Cartilage
Embryonic Development
In Situ Hybridization
64 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

Bacitracin
Streptococcus mutans
Rhamnose
Genes
Polysaccharides
91 Citations (Scopus)

Life span extension by reduction in growth hormone-insulin-like growth factor-1 axis in a transgenic rat model

Shimokawa, I., Higami, Y., Utsuyama, M., Tuchiya, T., Komatsu, T., Chiba, T. & Yamaza, H., Jun 2002, In : American Journal of Pathology. 160, 6, p. 2259-2265 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transgenic Rats
Somatomedins
Life Expectancy
Growth Hormone
Transgenes
29 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

Transforming Growth Factor beta3
Cleft Lip
Fetus
Tenascin
Cyclin D1
3 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

Papillon-Lefevre Disease
Interleukin-8
Interleukin-1
Cells
Tissue
2001
92 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of patients complaining of halitosis and the usefulness of gas chromatography for diagnosing halitosis

Oho, T., Yoshida, Y., Shimazaki, Y., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., May 2001, In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics. 91, 5, p. 531-534 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Halitosis
Gas Chromatography
Sulfur Compounds
Sulfides
Mouth
25 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of differentially expressed genes in the early developmental stage of the mouse mandible

Yamaza, H., Matsuo, K., Kiyoshima, T., Shigemura, N., Kobayashi, I., Wada, H., Akamime, A. & Sakai, H., Aug 2 2001, In : International Journal of Developmental Biology. 45, 4, p. 675-680 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mandible
Odontogenesis
Tooth Germ
Genes
Tongue
26 Citations (Scopus)

Distinctive expression of extracellular matrix molecules at mRNA and protein levels during formation of cellular and acellular cementum in the rat

Sasano, Y., Maruya, Y., Sato, H., Zhu, J. X., Takahashi, I., Mizoguchi, I. & Kagayama, M., Jan 1 2001, In : Histochemical Journal. 33, 2, p. 91-99 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Cementum
Extracellular Matrix
Messenger RNA
Proteins
Osteopontin
12 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of Set-α during morphogenesis of mouse lower first molar

Yamaza, H., Matsuo, K., Kobayashi, I., Wada, H., Kiyoshima, T., Akhtar, M., Ishibashi, Y., Sakai, T., Akamine, A. & Sakai, H., Dec 1 2001, In : Histochemical Journal. 33, 8, p. 437-441 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Germ
Morphogenesis
Dental Papilla
Ameloblasts
Odontoblasts
24 Citations (Scopus)

Immunodominant region of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans 40-kilodalton heat shock protein in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Yoshida, A., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y., Oho, I., Ito, H., Kondo, M., Ohishi, M. & Koga, T., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of Dental Research. 80, 1, p. 346-350 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HSP40 Heat-Shock Proteins
Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
Immunodominant Epitopes
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Immunoglobulin G
204 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of dentition status on physical disability, mental impairment, and mortality in institutionalized elderly people

Shimazaki, Y., Soh, I., Saito, T., Yamashita, Y., Koga, T., Miyazaki, H. & Takehara, T., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of Dental Research. 80, 1, p. 340-345 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dentition
Dentures
Mortality
Tooth
Tooth Loss
26 Citations (Scopus)

Localization of activated caspase-3-positive and apoptotic cells in the developing tooth germ of the mouse lower first molar

Shigemura, N., Kiyoshima, T., Sakai, T., Matsuo, K., Momoi, T., Yamaza, H., Kobayashi, I., Wada, H., Akamine, A. & Sakai, H., Jan 1 2001, In : Histochemical Journal. 33, 5, p. 253-258 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Germ
Caspase 3
Morphogenesis
Tooth
Embryonic Structures
21 Citations (Scopus)

Passive immunization with milk produced from an immunized cow prevents oral recolonization by Streptococcus mutans

Shimazaki, Y., Mitoma, M., Oho, T., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y., Okano, K., Nakano, Y., Fukuyama, M., Fujihara, N., Nada, Y. & Koga, T., Nov 17 2001, In : Clinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology. 8, 6, p. 1136-1139 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunization
Passive Immunization
Streptococcus mutans
Cetylpyridinium
Milk

Production of goat milk antibodies against cell surface protein antigen-glucosyltransferase fusion protein of Streptococcus mutans

Kawagoe, H., Oho, T., Okano, K., Nakano, Y., Ono, Y., Shimazaki, Y., Yamashita, Y., Koga, T., Fukuyama, M. & Fujihara, N., Feb 1 2001, In : Journal of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University. 45, 2, p. 495-507 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucosyltransferases
Streptococcus mutans
glucosyltransferases
goat milk
surface proteins
23 Citations (Scopus)

Psychological condition of patients complaining of halitosis

Oho, T., Yoshida, Y., Shimazaki, Y., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of Dentistry. 29, 1, p. 31-33 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Halitosis
Psychology
Cornell Medical Index
Neurotic Disorders
Health
15 Citations (Scopus)

Specificity of carbohydrate structures of gangliosides in the activity to regenerate the rat axotomized hypoglossal nerve

Itoh, M. I., Fukumoto, S., Iwamoto, T., Mizuno, A., Rokutanda, A., Ishida, H. K., Kiso, M. & Furukawa, K., Jan 1 2001, In : Glycobiology. 11, 2, p. 125-130 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hypoglossal Nerve
Gangliosides
Rats
Regeneration
Glycolipids
2000
21 Citations (Scopus)

A gene cluster for the synthesis of serotype d-specific polysaccharide antigen in Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Nakano, Y., Yoshida, Y., Suzuki, N., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Sep 7 2000, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Gene Structure and Expression. 1493, 1-2, p. 259-263 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
Multigene Family
Polysaccharides
Genes
Antigens
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enhancement of rat hypoglossal nerve regeneration by chitin sheet plus gangliosides

Itoh, M. I., Baba, N., Cho, R. H., Kuga, Y., Mizuno, A., Fukumoto, S. & Furukawa, K., Jan 1 2000, In : British Journal of Plastic Surgery. 53, 7, p. 607-611 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypoglossal Nerve
Nerve Regeneration
Chitin
Gangliosides
Autografts
105 Citations (Scopus)

Formation of methyl mercaptan from L-methionine by Porphyromonas gingivalis

Yoshimura, M., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y., Oho, T., Saito, T. & Koga, T., Dec 1 2000, In : Infection and Immunity. 68, 12, p. 6912-6916 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porphyromonas gingivalis
Sulfhydryl Compounds
Methionine
Virulence
Lyases
24 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic analysis of the gene cluster for the synthesis of serotype a-specific polysaccharide antigen in Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Suzuki, N., Nakano, Y., Yoshida, Y., Nakao, H., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Dec 15 2000, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Gene Structure and Expression. 1517, 1, p. 135-138 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
Multigene Family
Polysaccharides
Genes
Antigens
94 Citations (Scopus)

Positionally-dependent chondrogenesis induced by BMP4 is co-regulated by Sox9 and Msx2

Semba, I., Nonaka, K., Takahashi, I., Takahashi, K., Dashner, R., Shum, L., Nuckolls, G. H. & Slavkin, H. C., Jan 1 2000, In : Developmental Dynamics. 217, 4, p. 401-414 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chondrogenesis
Cartilage
Adenoviridae
Collagen
Branchial Region
30 Citations (Scopus)

Role of serotype-specific polysaccharide in the resistance of Streptococcus mutans to phagocytosis by human polymorphonuclear leukocytes

Tsuda, H., Yamashita, Y., Toyoshima, K., Yamaguchi, N., Oho, T., Nakano, Y., Nagata, K. & Koga, T., Feb 1 2000, In : Infection and Immunity. 68, 2, p. 644-650 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Streptococcus mutans
Phagocytosis
Polysaccharides
Luminescence
Neutrophils
123 Citations (Scopus)

Simple and rapid detection of Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus in human saliva by polymerase chain reaction

Oho, T., Yamashita, Y., Shimazaki, Y., Kushiyama, M. & Koga, T., Aug 2000, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 15, 4, p. 258-262 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Streptococcus sobrinus
Streptococcus mutans
Saliva
Polymerase Chain Reaction
DNA
38 Citations (Scopus)

Thymidine diphosphate-6-deoxy-L-lyxo-4-hexulose reductase synthesizing dTDP-6-deoxy-L-talose from Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Nakano, Y., Suzuki, N., Yoshida, Y., Nezu, T., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Mar 10 2000, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 275, 10, p. 6806-6812 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
Oxidoreductases
Genes
Biosynthesis
Sugars
1999
12 Citations (Scopus)

A novel dnaK operon from Porphyromonas gingivalis

Yoshida, A., Nakano, Y., Yamashita, Y., Oho, T., Shibata, Y., Ohishi, M. & Koga, T., Mar 12 1999, In : FEBS Letters. 446, 2-3, p. 287-291 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Small Heat-Shock Proteins
Porphyromonas gingivalis
Operon
Escherichia coli
Adenosine Triphosphatases
44 Citations (Scopus)

A novel gene required for rhamnose-glucose polysaccharide synthesis in Streptococcus mutans

Yamashita, Y., Shibata, Y., Nakano, Y., Tsuda, H., Kido, N., Ohta, M. & Koga, T., Oct 1 1999, In : Journal of bacteriology. 181, 20, p. 6556-6559 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhamnose
Streptococcus mutans
Polysaccharides
Escherichia coli
Glucose
33 Citations (Scopus)

A novel NDP-6-deoxyhexosyl-4-ulose reductase in the pathway for the synthesis of thymidine diphosphate-D-fucose

Yoshida, Y., Nakano, Y., Nezu, T., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Jun 11 1999, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 274, 24, p. 16933-16939 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fucose
Oxidoreductases
Genes
Polysaccharides
Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
22 Citations (Scopus)

Bovine milk antibodies against cell surface protein antigen PAc- glucosyltransferase fusion protein suppress cell adhesion and alter glucan synthesis of Streptococcus mutans

Oho, T., Shimazaki, Y., Mitoma, M., Yoshimura, M., Yamashita, Y., Okano, K., Nakano, Y., Kawagoe, H., Fukuyama, M., Fujihara, N. & Koga, T., Oct 16 1999, In : Journal of Nutrition. 129, 10, p. 1836-1841 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucosyltransferases
Streptococcus mutans
glucosyltransferases
Glucans
surface proteins
42 Citations (Scopus)

Convergence of the BMP and EGF signaling pathways on Smad1 in the regulation of chondrogenesis

Nonaka, K., Shum, L., Takahashi, I., Takahashi, K., Ikura, T., Dashner, R., Nuckolls, G. H. & Slavkin, H. C., Nov 1 1999, In : International Journal of Developmental Biology. 43, 8, p. 795-807 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chondrogenesis
Bone Morphogenetic Protein 4
Epidermal Growth Factor
Cartilage
Collagen Type II
15 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic analysis of the gene cluster responsible for synthesis of serotype e-specific polysaccharide antigen in Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Yoshida, Y., Nakano, Y., Suzuki, N., Nakao, H., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Dec 23 1999, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Gene Structure and Expression. 1489, 2-3, p. 457-461 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
Multigene Family
Polysaccharides
Genes
Antigens
5 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and characterization of the rml gene homologs from Porphyromonas gingivalis

Shibata, Y., Yamashita, Y., Nakano, Y. & Koga, T., Dec 1999, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 14, 6, p. 339-347 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porphyromonas gingivalis
Genes
Chromosomes
Gram-Negative Bacteria
Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction
27 Citations (Scopus)

Position-independent human β-globin gene expression mediated by a recombinant adeno-associated virus vector carrying the chicken β-globin insulator

Inoue, T., Yamaza, H., Sakai, Y., Mizuno, S., Mizuki, O., Hamasaki, N. & Fukumaki, Y., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Human Genetics. 44, 3, p. 152-162 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dependovirus
Globins
Chickens
Gene Expression
Genes
11 Citations (Scopus)

Prevention of the death of the rat axotomized hypoglossal nerve and promotion of its regeneration by bovine brain gangliosides

Itoh, M. I., Fukumoto, S., Baba, N., Kuga, Y., Mizuno, A. & Furukawa, K., Nov 1999, In : Glycobiology. 9, 11, p. 1247-1252 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hypoglossal Nerve
Gangliosides
Rats
Regeneration
Brain
18 Citations (Scopus)

Recombination between gtfB and gtfC is required for survival of a dTDP- rhamnose synthesis-deficient mutant of Streptococcus mutans in the presence of sucrose

Yamashita, Y., Tomihisa, K., Nakano, Y., Shimazaki, Y., Oho, T. & Koga, T., 1999, In : Infection and Immunity. 67, 7, p. 3693-3697 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhamnose
Streptococcus mutans
Genetic Recombination
Sucrose
Glucans
48 Citations (Scopus)

The distribution of BrdU- and TUNEL-positive cells during odontogenesis in mouse lower first molars

Shigemura, N., Kiyoshima, T., Kobayashi, I., Matsuo, K., Yamaza, H., Akamine, A. & Sakai, H., Aug 11 1999, In : Histochemical Journal. 31, 6, p. 367-377 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odontogenesis
Deoxyuridine
In Situ Nick-End Labeling
Tooth Germ
Tooth
1998
27 Citations (Scopus)

A gene cluster for 6-deoxy-L-talan synthesis in Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Nakano, Y., Yoshida, Y., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., Nov 8 1998, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Gene Structure and Expression. 1442, 2-3, p. 409-414 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
Multigene Family
Polysaccharides
Genes
Antigens
5 Citations (Scopus)

A longitudinal observation of the postnatal craniofacial growth in artificial monozygotic twin mice

Watanabe, Y., Nonaka, K., Sasaki, Y. & Nakata, M., Jul 13 1998, In : Journal of Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Biology. 18, 2, p. 107-118 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monozygotic Twins
Observation
Embryonic Structures
Growth
Blastocyst
75 Citations (Scopus)

Binding of salivary glycoprotein-secretory immunoglobulin a complex to the surface protein antigen of Streptococcus mutans

Oho, T., Yu, H., Yamashita, Y. & Koga, T., 1998, In : Infection and Immunity. 66, 1, p. 115-121 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Streptococcus mutans
Agglutinins
Surface Antigens
Immunoglobulins
Glycoproteins