Nagoya City University

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Organization: Nagoya City University
Country: Japan

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  1. doi Laparoscopic Spigelian and inguinal hernia repair with the Kugel patch
    Satoru Takayama
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Nagoya City University, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 20:e76-8. 2010
  2. ncbi Blunt renal trauma: comparison of contrast-enhanced CT and angiographic findings and the usefulness of transcatheter arterial embolization
    M Kitase
    Department of Radiology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Vasa 36:108-13. 2007
  3. ncbi [Mechanisms for dendritic morphogenesis of cerebellar purkinje cells: role of receptor-type protein tyrosine phosphatase zeta]
    Masahiko Tanaka
    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Tanabe dori, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, 467 8603 Japan
    Nihon Shinkei Seishin Yakurigaku Zasshi 27:135-40. 2007
  4. ncbi A case of systemic aplasia cutis congenita: a newly recognized syndrome?
    Tokio Sugiura
    Department of Pediatrics, Toyohashi Municipal Hospital, Aotake cho, Toyohashi shi, Aichi, 441 8570, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 167:409-13. 2008
  5. ncbi Histone modification enzymes induced during chemical hepatocarcinogenesis
    Shigehiro Osada
    Department of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 127:469-79. 2007
  6. ncbi Induction of class II major histocompatibility complex expression in human multiple myeloma cells by retinoid
    Takaomi Sanda
    Department of Internal Medicine and Molecular Science, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Haematologica 92:115-20. 2007
  7. ncbi Laparoscopic management for urachal cyst in a 9-year-old boy
    Yoshiyuki Kojima
    Department of Nephro urology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1, Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, 467 8601, Japan
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:771-4. 2007
  8. ncbi [Genetic approaches for the elucidation of disease development mechanisms and the creation of innovative medicines]
    Tomoaki Hishida
    Department of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nizuho ku, Nagoya City, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 127:133-4. 2007
  9. ncbi Hemodynamics of the cerebral arteries of infants with periventricular leukomalacia
    Sumio Fukuda
    Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology, and Congenital Disorders, Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Pediatrics 117:1-8. 2006
  10. pmc Interaction between spontaneous and neurally mediated regulation of smooth muscle tone in the rabbit corpus cavernosum
    Hikaru Hashitani
    Department of Regulatory Cell Physiology and Nephrourology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    J Physiol 569:723-35. 2005

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  1. doi Laparoscopic Spigelian and inguinal hernia repair with the Kugel patch
    Satoru Takayama
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Nagoya City University, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 20:e76-8. 2010
    ..Few reports of laparoscopic treatment for Spigelian hernia have been published. Here we report a case of laparoscopic Spigelian and inguinal hernia repair using the Kugel Patch-a shape memory prosthesis...
  2. ncbi Blunt renal trauma: comparison of contrast-enhanced CT and angiographic findings and the usefulness of transcatheter arterial embolization
    M Kitase
    Department of Radiology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Vasa 36:108-13. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the role of contrast-enhanced CT and the usefulness of superselective embolization therapy in the management of arterial damage in patients with severe blunt renal trauma...
  3. ncbi [Mechanisms for dendritic morphogenesis of cerebellar purkinje cells: role of receptor-type protein tyrosine phosphatase zeta]
    Masahiko Tanaka
    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Tanabe dori, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, 467 8603 Japan
    Nihon Shinkei Seishin Yakurigaku Zasshi 27:135-40. 2007
    ..Pleiotrophin-PTPzeta signaling appears to act on Bergmann glia and control formation and/or maintenance of GLAST-positive lamellate processes of Bergmann glia, which regulate the morphogenesis of Purkinje cell dendrites...
  4. ncbi A case of systemic aplasia cutis congenita: a newly recognized syndrome?
    Tokio Sugiura
    Department of Pediatrics, Toyohashi Municipal Hospital, Aotake cho, Toyohashi shi, Aichi, 441 8570, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 167:409-13. 2008
    ..More cases will have to be reported and studied in order to understand the etiology and establish diagnostic criteria. Thus, it is our conclusion that systemic aplasia cutis congenita might be a newly recognized syndrome...
  5. ncbi Histone modification enzymes induced during chemical hepatocarcinogenesis
    Shigehiro Osada
    Department of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 127:469-79. 2007
    ..Here I review the characterization and functions of these factors and discuss the mechanisms of tumor marker gene expression during chemical hepatocarcinogenesis...
  6. ncbi Induction of class II major histocompatibility complex expression in human multiple myeloma cells by retinoid
    Takaomi Sanda
    Department of Internal Medicine and Molecular Science, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Haematologica 92:115-20. 2007
    ..This is the first report demonstrating that retinoid can induce the expression of MHC II in terminally-differentiated plasma/MM cells...
  7. ncbi Laparoscopic management for urachal cyst in a 9-year-old boy
    Yoshiyuki Kojima
    Department of Nephro urology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1, Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, 467 8601, Japan
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:771-4. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic management of urachal disease can be performed safely, with minimal postoperative pain, excellent cosmetic results and early ambulation. We advocate the use of laparoscopic treatment of urachal anomalies in children...
  8. ncbi [Genetic approaches for the elucidation of disease development mechanisms and the creation of innovative medicines]
    Tomoaki Hishida
    Department of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nizuho ku, Nagoya City, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 127:133-4. 2007
  9. ncbi Hemodynamics of the cerebral arteries of infants with periventricular leukomalacia
    Sumio Fukuda
    Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology, and Congenital Disorders, Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Pediatrics 117:1-8. 2006
    ..This study investigated the developmental changes in blood flow in each cerebral artery among infants with and without periventricular leukomalacia (PVL), to elucidate the time of onset of PVL...
  10. pmc Interaction between spontaneous and neurally mediated regulation of smooth muscle tone in the rabbit corpus cavernosum
    Hikaru Hashitani
    Department of Regulatory Cell Physiology and Nephrourology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    J Physiol 569:723-35. 2005
    ..Thus, interaction between spontaneous and neurally mediated regulation of CCSM tone may be fundamental to maintaining the muscle contractility. In addition, both PGs and NO appear to alter CCSM tone with only small changes in [Ca2+]i...
  11. ncbi Centrally mediated antihyperalgesic and antiallodynic effects of zonisamide following partial nerve injury in the mouse
    Mitsuo Tanabe
    Laboratory of CNS Pharmacology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3 1 Tanabe dori, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, 467 8603, Japan
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 372:107-14. 2005
    ..Together, following peripheral nerve injury, it appears that zonisamide produces centrally mediated antihyperalgesic and antiallodynic effects partly via the blockade of nitric oxide synthesis...
  12. ncbi Detection of API2-MALT1 fusion transcripts in cytologic specimens of patients with pulmonary mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma
    Hiroshi Inagaki
    Department of Pathology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya
    Int J Hematol 82:59-62. 2005
    ..The detection of API2-MALT1 fusion as carried out with these specimens would be useful as an ancillary assay for the diagnosis, staging, and follow-up of pulmonary MALT lymphoma...
  13. ncbi Dependency of endothelial cell function on vascular smooth muscle cells in guinea-pig mesenteric arteries and arterioles
    Yoshimichi Yamamoto
    Laboratory of Physiology, Nagoya City University School of Nursing, Japan
    J Smooth Muscle Res 41:77-85. 2005
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  14. ncbi Coexpression of vanilloid receptor subtype-1 and acid-sensing ion channel genes in the human trigeminal ganglion neurons
    Shinya Ugawa
    Department of Molecular Morphology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Chem Senses 30:i195. 2005
  15. pmc Effects of chronic in vivo administration of nitroglycerine on ACh-induced endothelium-dependent relaxation in rabbit cerebral arteries
    Y Watanabe
    Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Br J Pharmacol 153:132-9. 2008
    ..However, it is unknown whether chronic in vivo administration of nitroglycerine modulates such relaxation in cerebral arteries...
  16. ncbi Effects of Helicobacter pylori infection on human pancreatic cancer cell line
    Satoru Takayama
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:2387-91. 2007
    ..pylori) was a risk factor for pancreatic malignancies, but this was not investigated very well. Therefore, we examined effects of H. pylori infection on human pancreatic cancer cells...
  17. doi Occasional antiphospholipid antibody positive patients with recurrent pregnancy loss also merit aspirin therapy: a retrospective cohort-control study
    Mayumi Sugiura-Ogasawara
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nagoya City University Medical School, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Am J Reprod Immunol 59:235-41. 2008
    ..However, it is unclear if occasional antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL) are a risk factor and whether patients with aPL at one time point but not diagnosed as APS should be treated...
  18. doi Detection of invasive protein profile of Streptococcus pyogenes M1 isolates from pharyngitis patients
    Tadao Hasegawa
    Department of Bacteriology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Nagoya, Japan
    APMIS 118:167-78. 2010
    ..These results suggest that several covS mutations that lead to the malfunction of the CovS protein occurred even in pharyngeal infection...
  19. doi Characterization of a virulence-associated and cell-wall-located DNase of Streptococcus pyogenes
    Tadao Hasegawa
    Department of Bacteriology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Microbiology 156:184-90. 2010
    ..Our results, together with a previous report identifying Spy0747 as a surface-associated protein, suggest that SpnA is an important cell-wall-located DNase that is generally produced in S. pyogenes and is involved in virulence...
  20. doi Psychosocial factors, disease status, and quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Masayo Kojima
    Department of Public Health, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 67:425-31. 2009
    ..To explore the interrelationships between the psychosocial and illness factors that determine the disease status of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and to identify how each factor is associated with quality of life (QOL)...
  21. doi Live birth rate according to maternal age and previous number of recurrent miscarriages
    Mayumi Sugiura-Ogasawara
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Am J Reprod Immunol 62:314-9. 2009
    ..However, information concerning subsequent live birth rate according to maternal age and number of previous recurrent miscarriages is limited...
  22. doi DNA damage responses in skin biology--implications in tumor prevention and aging acceleration
    Makoto Nakanishi
    Department of Cell Biology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    J Dermatol Sci 56:76-81. 2009
    ..In this review, changes in chromatin modification in response to UV and the molecular mechanisms accelerating aging phenotypes are discussed...
  23. pmc Interstitial cells of Cajal generate spontaneous transient depolarizations in the rat gastric fundus
    Yoshihiko Kito
    Department of Physiology, Nagoya City University Medical School, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 297:G814-24. 2009
    ..These observations indicate that STDs generated in ICC-IM spread passively to the adjacent CSMC to evoke the discharge of unitary potentials in the gastric fundus...
  24. doi Laparoscopic orchiectomy and subsequent internal ring closure for extra-abdominal testicular nubbin in children
    Yoshiyuki Kojima
    Department of Nephro urology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Urology 73:515-9; discussion 519-20. 2009
    ..These advantages can apply to laparoscopic orchiectomy for a testicular nubbin...
  25. pmc Persimmon bezoar successfully treated by oral intake of Coca-Cola: a case report
    Kazuki Hayashi
    Department of Gastroenterology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Cases J 1:385. 2008
    ..abstract:..
  26. doi High mobility group box associated with cell proliferation appears to play an important role in hepatocellular carcinogenesis in rats and humans
    Shugo Suzuki
    Department of Experimental Pathology and Tumor Biology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Nagoya 467 8601, Aichi, Japan
    Toxicology 255:160-70. 2009
    ..In particular, HMGBs appear to have an important role for progression and cell proliferation associated with loss of TP53 function in rat and in human hepatocarcinogenesis...
  27. doi Eicosapentaenoic acid has a preventive effect on the recurrence of nephrolithiasis
    Takahiro Yasui
    Department of Nephro urology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Urol Int 81:135-8. 2008
    ..As eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) administration is effective for the prevention of hyperlipidemia and atherosclerosis, we suggest the use of EPA as a possible method of preventing calcium stone formation...
  28. doi Pain relief by gabapentin and pregabalin via supraspinal mechanisms after peripheral nerve injury
    Mitsuo Tanabe
    Laboratory of CNS Pharmacology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Neurosci Res 86:3258-64. 2008
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  29. doi Imidazoline I(1) receptor-mediated reduction of muscle rigidity in the reserpine-treated murine model of Parkinson's disease
    Mitsuo Tanabe
    Laboratory of CNS Pharmacology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Eur J Pharmacol 589:102-5. 2008
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  30. ncbi Complete extragastric growth in a giant gastrointestinal stromal tumor: report of a case
    Hitoshi Funahashi
    Gastroenterological Surgery, Nagoya City University Graduated School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Int Surg 93:45-9. 2008
    ..From these findings, the tumor was diagnosed as an uncommitted type of GIST with high-grade malignancy. This case needs careful and long-term follow-up to monitor for signs of local recurrence or distant metastasis...
  31. ncbi Gastric MALT lymphomas are divided into three groups based on responsiveness to Helicobacter Pylori eradication and detection of API2-MALT1 fusion
    Hiroshi Inagaki
    Department of Pathology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1560-7. 2004
    ..This 3-group categorization may be helpful for a comprehensive understanding of gastric MALT lymphoma...
  32. ncbi Endogenously released 5-hydroxytryptamine depresses the spinal monosynaptic reflex via 5-HT1D receptors
    Motoko Honda
    Laboratory of CNS Pharmacology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3 1 Tanabe dori, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8603, Japan
    Eur J Pharmacol 503:55-61. 2004
    ..These results suggest that 5-HT released from serotonergic terminals depresses monosynaptic reflex transmission via 5-HT1D receptors...
  33. ncbi Dynamic changes in microtubule organization during division of the primitive dinoflagellate Oxyrrhis marina
    K H Kato
    Institute of Natural Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Biol Cell 92:583-94. 2000
    ..From our observations, several mechanisms for the duplication of the microtubule networks during mitosis in O. marina are discussed...
  34. ncbi Human neuroblastomas with unfavorable biologies express high levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor mRNA and a variety of its variants
    M Aoyama
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya City University Medical School, Mizuho ku, 467 8601, Nagoya, Japan
    Cancer Lett 164:51-60. 2001
    ..These results suggest that an autocrine and/or paracrine mechanism involving BDNF may stimulate signal transduction via TRKB receptors rich in neuroblastomas with unfavorable biologies, resulting in an aberrant survival of tumor cells...
  35. ncbi Clusterin may be involved in rat liver allograft tolerance
    K C Chiang
    Department of Surgery 1, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan
    Transpl Immunol 8:95-9. 2000
    ..Our data have shown that the strongest levels of clusterin during the reaction phase in tolerogenic OLT may be involved in tolerance induction...
  36. ncbi Intracelluar dynamics of a high affinity NGF receptor TrkA in PC12 cell
    N Hirashima
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 23:1097-9. 2000
    ..Therefore, it is suggested that the PC12 cell transfected with fluorescent protein-conjugated TrkA is a useful model for studying the signal transduction of NGF...
  37. ncbi A novel human multiple myeloma-derived cell line, NCU-MM-1, carrying t(2;11)(q11;q23) and t(8;22)(q24;q11) chromosomal translocations with overexpression of c-Myc protein
    S Iida
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Nagoya City University Medical School, Japan
    Int J Hematol 72:85-91. 2000
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  38. ncbi During neonatal mechanical ventilatory support, the delivered nitric oxide concentration is affected by the ventilatory setting
    N Yamaguchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan
    Crit Care Med 28:1607-11. 2000
    ..To assess whether the delivered nitric oxide (NO) concentration is affected by a change in the ventilatory setting during neonatal mechanical ventilatory support...
  39. pmc Mechanisms of excitatory neuromuscular transmission in the guinea-pig urinary bladder
    H Hashitani
    Department of Zoology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Physiol 524:565-79. 2000
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  40. ncbi Influence of histochemical and immunohistochemical stains on polymerase chain reaction
    T Murase
    Department of Pathology, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan
    Mod Pathol 13:147-51. 2000
    ..The immunohistochemical visualization with DAB or new fuchsin yields no unfavorable effects. A successful PCR amplification may not be expected in sections that are pretreated in a microwave oven or pressure cooker...
  41. ncbi Noncardiogenic pulmonary edema as the chief manifestation of a pheochromocytoma: a case report of MEN 2A with pedigree analysis of the RET proto-oncogene
    Y Okada
    The First Department of Surgery, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 188:177-87. 1999
    ..One asymptomatic family member was identified who subsequently elected prophylactic total thyroid removal. Histological examination of this specimen confirmed the presence of medullary thyroid carcinoma...
  42. ncbi Effects of docosahexaenoic and arachidonic acids on the synthesis and distribution of aminophospholipids during neuronal differentiation of PC12 cells
    A Ikemoto
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3 1 Tanabedori, Nagoya, Mizuhoku, 467 8603, Japan
    Arch Biochem Biophys 364:67-74. 1999
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  43. ncbi Immunohistochemical demonstration of carcinogen-DNA adducts in tissues of rats given 2-amino-1-methyl-6-phenylimidazo[4,5-b]pyridine (PhIP): detection in paraffin-embedded sections and tissue distribution
    S Takahashi
    First Department of Pathology, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan
    Cancer Res 58:4307-13. 1998
    ..The results suggest that the generated antibody is applicable for detection of cells targeted by PhIP in paraffin-embedded sections and also for the investigation of the mechanisms of PhIP-carcinogenesis...
  44. ncbi NMDA receptor activation enhances the release of a cholinergic differentiation peptide (HCNP) from hippocampal neurons in vitro
    K Ojika
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Nagoya City University, Japan
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 106:173-80. 1998
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  45. ncbi Development of glycosylated human interleukin-1alpha, neoglyco IL-1alpha, by coupling with D-galactose monosaccharide: biological activities in vitro
    S Nabeshima
    Department of Hygienic Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Tanabe, Mizuho, Japan
    Glycoconj J 15:69-74. 1998
    ..Therefore, reduced activities of Gal-IL-1alpha are due, at least partially, to the decrease in their receptor binding affinities...
  46. ncbi Expression of the cdc25B gene as a prognosis marker in non-small cell lung cancer
    H Sasaki
    Department of Surgery II, Nagoya City University Medical School, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, 467 8601, Nagoya, Japan
    Cancer Lett 173:187-92. 2001
    ..However, the NSCLC patients with high cdc25B expression had significantly poor survival than the patients with low cdc25B expression (P=0.0173). Thus we suggest that cdc25B may predict poor survival...
  47. ncbi Down-regulation of human X-box binding protein 1 (hXBP-1) expression correlates with tumor progression in human prostate cancers
    Satoru Takahashi
    First Department of Pathology, Nagoya City University Medical School, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Prostate 50:154-61. 2002
    ..In the present investigation, we characterized alterations of hXBP-1 in prostate cancer specimens...
  48. ncbi Hypercholesterolemia induces leukocyte entrapment in the retinal microcirculation of rats
    K Tomida
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan
    Curr Eye Res 23:38-43. 2001
    ..To evaluate leukocyte dynamics in the retinal microcirculation of hypercholesterolemic rats in vivo using acridine orange digital fluorography...
  49. ncbi Intercellular communication within the rat anterior pituitary: relationship between LH-RH neurons and folliculo-stellate cells in the pars tuberalis
    Yoshio Mabuchi
    Department of Functional Morphology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, 467 8601, Aichi, Japan
    Cell Tissue Res 317:79-90. 2004
    ..It is postulated that the LH-RH message might be transmitted not only by the established hypophyseal portal vein system but also via the folliculo-stellate cells in the pars tuberalis to aid in the modulation of LH release...
  50. ncbi Thiol-based SAHA analogues as potent histone deacetylase inhibitors
    Takayoshi Suzuki
    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3 1 Tanabe dori, Mizuho ku, Aichi, Nagoya 467 8603, Japan
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 14:3313-7. 2004
    ..Compound 6, in which the hydroxamic acid of SAHA was replaced by a thiol, was found to be as potent as SAHA, and optimization of this series led to the identification of HDAC inhibitors more potent than SAHA...
  51. ncbi Meta-analyses and megatrials: neither is the infallible, universal standard
    Toshi Furukawa
    Evidence Based Psychiatry Center, Nagoya City University, Japan
    Evid Based Ment Health 7:34-5. 2004
  52. ncbi Use of aspirin and low-molecular-weight heparin to prevent recurrence of maternal floor infarction in women without evidence of antiphospholipid antibody syndrome
    Aiko Makino
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Fetal Diagn Ther 19:261-5. 2004
    ..In this report, the use of oral low-dose aspirin at the early trimester and low-molecular-weight heparin drip infusion from the mid-second trimester was examined for this purpose...
  53. ncbi Biologic premises of combined radiation therapy and chemotherapy in lung cancer
    Yuta Shibamoto
    Department of Radiology, Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 18:29-40. 2004
    ..Among many new agents being investigated, radiation-activated antitumor prodrugs have a therapeutic potential as a new method to effectively combine radiation and concurrent chemotherapy...
  54. ncbi Identification of sour-taste receptor genes
    Shinya Ugawa
    Department of Molecular Morphology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Anat Sci Int 78:205-10. 2003
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  55. pmc Restriction of amino acid change in influenza A virus H3HA: comparison of amino acid changes observed in nature and in vitro
    Katsuhisa Nakajima
    Department of Virology, Nagoya City University, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho chou, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    J Virol 77:10088-98. 2003
    ..These gap positions may play an important role in maintaining the function of the HA protein, and therefore amino acid changes are restricted at these locations...
  56. ncbi N-Glycan structures of squid rhodopsin
    Noriko Takahashi
    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Japan
    Eur J Biochem 270:2627-32. 2003
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  57. ncbi Amiloride-insensitive currents of the acid-sensing ion channel-2a (ASIC2a)/ASIC2b heteromeric sour-taste receptor channel
    Shinya Ugawa
    Department of Anatomy II, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    J Neurosci 23:3616-22. 2003
    ..0. These findings provide persuasive explanations for the amiloride insensitivity of acid-induced responses of rat taste cells...
  58. ncbi Adult worms of the rodent intestinal nematode, Strongyloides venezuelensis, successfully invade chick intestinal mucosa
    Haruhiko Maruyama
    Department of Molecular Parasitology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kawasumi 1, Mizuho, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Parasitol Int 52:35-9. 2003
    ..venezuelensis adult worms are able to invade the intestinal tissue of chicks, which do not belong to the vertebrate class of its normal definitive host, but that they are eliminated rapidly by mucosal defense system of the bird...
  59. ncbi Diet and prostate cancer
    Tomoyuki Shirai
    First Department of Pathology, Nagoya City University Medical School 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Toxicology 181:89-94. 2002
    ..Although the diet has apparently an important influence on prostate carcinogenesis in man, further research is necessary for clarification of specific factors in man...
  60. ncbi Plasma biopterin levels and depressive state in pregnancy and the early puerperal period
    Izumi Omura
    Nagoya City University School of Nursing, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuropsychobiology 45:134-8. 2002
    ..Therefore, it seems possible that a depressive state in pregnancy and the early puerperal period has the same pathology as depression...
  61. ncbi Water-based exercise improves health-related aspects of fitness in older women
    Nobuo Takeshima
    Laboratory of Exercise Gerontology, Institute of Natural Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:544-51. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the physiological responses of elderly women to a well-rounded exercise program performed in water (WEX)...
  62. ncbi Acute 3-nitropropionic acid intoxication induces striatal astrocytic cell death and dysfunction of the blood-brain barrier: involvement of dopamine toxicity
    H Nishino
    Department of Physiology, Nagoya City University Medical School, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Neurosci Res 27:343-55. 1997
    ..Intracellular edema and extreme Ca2+ overload induced by the toxin were further aggravated by an increase in the level of DA activity. These factors acting either singly or in combination may trigger astrocyte destruction...