Tohoku University Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (2016)

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11.   Nishi Daisuke, Su Kuan-Pin, Usuda Kentaro, et al. The synchronized trial on expectant mothers with depressive symptoms by omega-3 PUFAs (SYNCHRO): Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. BMC psychiatry. 2016; 16 (1): 321. doi:10.1186/s12888-016-1031-2  
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14.   Hashimoto Teruo, Fukui Kento, Takeuchi Hikaru, et al. Effects of the BDNF Val66Met Polymorphism on Gray Matter Volume in Typically Developing Children and Adolescents. Cerebral Cortex. 2016; 26 (4): 1795-1803. doi:10.1093/cercor/bhw020  
15.   Hattori Motoshi, Iwano Masayuki, Sako Mayumi, et al. Transition of adolescent and young adult patients with childhood-onset chronic kidney disease from pediatric to adult renal services: a nationwide survey in Japan. Clinical and Experimental Nephrology. 2016; 20 (6): 918-925. doi:10.1007/s10157-016-1231-6  
16.   Nakamura Tomohiro, Yamamoto Yoshiro, Douke Hideyuki. Sequential Hypothesis Tests for Identifying the Minimum Dose with a Threshold Effect. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation. 2016; 45 (6): 1950-1970. doi:10.1080/03610918.2014.884588  
17.   Shirota Matsuyuki, Kinoshita Kengo. Discrepancies between human DNA, mRNA and protein reference sequences and their relation to single nucleotide variants in the human population. Database. 2016; 2016 : baw124. doi:10.1093/database/baw124  
18.   Mizuno Satoshi, Nishigori Hidekazu, Sugiyama Takashi, et al. Association between social capital and the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus: An interim report of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Diabetes research and clinical practice. 2016; 120 : 132-41. doi:10.1016/j.diabres.2016.07.020  
19.   Mishima Eikan, Takeuchi Yoichi, Nagasawa Tasuku, Hashimoto Junichiro. Prelude to Takotsubo cardiomyopathy: subclinical progression of antecedent myocardial ischaemia prior to symptom onset. European Heart Journal. 2016; 37 (37): 2845-2845. doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehw216  
20.   Kawabe Takeshi, Suzuki Nobu, Yamaki Satoshi, et al. Mesenteric lymph nodes contribute to proinflammatory Th17-cell generation during inflammation of the small intestine in mice. European Journal of Immunology. 2016; 46 (5): 1119-1131. doi:10.1002/eji.201545907  
21.   Takahashi Yuta, Yu Zhiqian, Sakai Mai, Tomita Hiroaki. Linking Activation of Microglia and Peripheral Monocytic Cells to the Pathophysiology of Psychiatric Disorders. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 2016; 10 : . doi:10.3389/fncel.2016.00144  
22.   Nouchi Rui, Taki Yasuyuki, Takeuchi Hikaru, et al. Reading Aloud and Solving Simple Arithmetic Calculation Intervention (Learning Therapy) Improves Inhibition, Verbal Episodic Memory, Focus Attention and Processing Speed in Healthy Elderly People: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 2016; 10 : . doi:10.3389/fnhum.2016.00217  
23.   Nakagawa Seishu, Takeuchi Hikaru, Taki Yasuyuki, et al. Sex-Related Differences in the Effects of Sleep Habits on Verbal and Visuospatial Working Memory. Frontiers in psychology. 2016; 7 : 1128. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01128  
24.   Katsuoka Fumiki, Yamamoto Masayuki. Small Maf proteins (MafF, MafG, MafK): History, structure and function. Gene. 2016; 586 (2): 197-205. doi:10.1016/j.gene.2016.03.058  
25.   Katsuoka Fumiki, Yamazaki Hiromi, Yamamoto Masayuki. Small Maf deficiency recapitulates the liver phenotypes of Nrf1- and Nrf2-deficient mice. Genes to Cells. 2016; 21 (12): 1309-1319. doi:10.1111/gtc.12445  
26.   Ueki Masao, Tamiya Gen. Smooth-Threshold Multivariate Genetic Prediction with Unbiased Model Selection. Genetic Epidemiology. 2016; 40 (3): 233-243. doi:10.1002/gepi.21958  
27.   Koso Hideto, Tsuhako Asano, Lai Chen-Yi, et al. Conditional rod photoreceptor ablation reveals Sall1 as a microglial marker and regulator of microglial morphology in the retina. Glia. 2016; 64 (11): 2005-24. doi:10.1002/glia.23038  
28.   Ishikuro Mami, Ubeda Sergio Ramón Gutiérrez, Obara Taku, et al. Knowledge, Attitude, and Practices Toward Blood Pressure Measurement at Home Among Japanese Nurses. Home healthcare now. 2016; 34 (4): 210-7. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000357  
29.   Arai-Ichinoi Natsuko, Uematsu Mitsugu, Sato Ryo, et al. Genetic heterogeneity in 26 infants with a hypomyelinating leukodystrophy. Human Genetics. 2016; 135 (1): 89-98. doi:10.1007/s00439-015-1617-7  
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31.   Satoh Michihiro, Asayama Kei, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Long-Term Stroke Risk Due to Partial White-Coat or Masked Hypertension Based on Home and Ambulatory Blood Pressure Measurements: The Ohasama Study. Hypertension. 2016; 67 (1): 48-55. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.115.06461  
32.   Iwama Noriyuki, Metoki Hirohito, Ohkubo Takayoshi, et al. Maternal clinic and home blood pressure measurements during pregnancy and infant birth weight: the BOSHI study. Hypertension Research. 2016; 39 (3): 151-157. doi:10.1038/hr.2015.108  
33.   Ntineri Angeliki, Stergiou George S, Thijs Lutgarde, et al. Relationship between office and home blood pressure with increasing age: The International Database of HOme blood pressure in relation to Cardiovascular Outcome (IDHOCO). Hypertension Research. 2016; 39 (8): 612-617. doi:10.1038/hr.2016.32  
34.   Ishikura Kazuki, Obara Taku, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Home blood pressure level and decline in renal function among treated hypertensive patients: the J-HOME-Morning Study. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2016; 39 (2): 107-12. doi:10.1038/hr.2015.110  
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36.   Matsubayashi Makoto, Kawahara Fumiya, Hatta Takeshi, et al. Transcriptional profiles of virulent and precocious strains of Eimeria tenella at sporozoite stage; novel biological insight into attenuated asexual development. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 2016; 40 : 54-62. doi:10.1016/j.meegid.2016.02.021  
37.   Mashimo Yoichi, Sakurai-Yageta Mika, Watanabe Misa, et al. Induction of the Matrix Metalloproteinase 13 Gene in Bronchial Epithelial Cells by Interferon and Identification of its Novel Functional Polymorphism. Inflammation. 2016; 39 (3): pp 949–962. doi:10.1007/s10753-015-0291-1  
38.   Chagan-Yasutan Haorile, Chen Yue, Lacuesta Talitha Lea, et al. Urine Levels of Defensin α1 Reflect Kidney Injury in Leptospirosis Patients. International journal of molecular sciences. 2016; 17 (10): . doi:10.3390/ijms17101637  
39.   Watanabe Zen, Iwama Noriyuki, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Psychological distress during pregnancy in Miyagi after the Great East Japan Earthquake: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016; 190 : 341-348. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2015.10.024  
40.   Hirata Aya, Okamura Tomonori, Sugiyama Daisuke, et al. The Relationship between Very High Levels of Serum High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Cause-Specific Mortality in a 20-Year Follow-Up Study of Japanese General Population. Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis. 2016; 23 (7): 800-809. doi:10.5551/jat.33449  
41.   Araki Yuta, Okamura Ken, Munkhbat Batmunkh, et al. Whole-exome sequencing confirmation of multiple MC1R variants associated with extensive freckles and red hair: Analysis of a Mongolian family. Journal of dermatological science. 2016; 84 (2): 216-219. doi:10.1016/j.jdermsci.2016.08.009  
42.   Matsubara Hiroko, Ishikuro Mami, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Design of the Nationwide Nursery School Survey on Child Health Throughout the Great East Japan Earthquake. Journal of Epidemiology. 2016; 26 (2): 98-104. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20150073  
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44.   Ogino Daisuke, Hashimoto Taeko, Hattori Motoshi, et al. Analysis of the genes responsible for steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome and/or focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in Japanese patients by whole-exome sequencing analysis. Journal of Human Genetics. 2016; 61 (2): 137-141. doi:10.1038/jhg.2015.122  
45.   Sato Emiko, Tsunokuni Yukako, Fushima Tomofumi, et al. OS 08-06 METABOLOMIC ANALYSIS OF A MOUSE MODEL OF PREECLAMPSIA INDUCED BY OVERPRODUCING sFlt-1. Journal of hypertension. 2016; 34 Suppl 1 : e69. doi:10.1097/01.hjh.0000500031.24401.46  
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48.   Kakazu Eiji, Mauer Amy S, Yin Meng, Malhi Harmeet. Hepatocytes release ceramide-enriched pro-inflammatory extracellular vesicles in an IRE1$α$-dependent manner. Journal of Lipid Research. 2016; 57 (2): 233-245. doi:10.1194/jlr.M063412  
49.   Kakazu Eiji, Mauer Amy S., Yin Meng, Malhi Harmeet. Hepatocytes release ceramide-enriched pro-inflammatory extracellular vesicles in an IRE1α-dependent manner. Journal of Lipid Research. 2016; 57 (2): 233-245. doi:10.1194/jlr.M063412  
50.   Murakami Yoichi, Omori Satoshi, Kinoshita Kengo. NLDB: a database for 3D protein-ligand interactions in enzymatic reactions. Journal of structural and functional genomics. 2016; 17 (4): 101-110. doi:10.1007/s10969-016-9206-0  
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52.   Komiyama Takamasa, Ohi Takashi, Miyoshi Yoshitada, et al. Association Between Tooth Loss, Receipt of Dental Care, and Functional Disability in an Elderly Japanese Population: The Tsurugaya Project. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2016; 64 (12): 2495-2502. doi:10.1111/jgs.14390  
53.   Mishima Eikan, Nishimiya Kensuke, Fujiwara Yasushi, et al. Serious Hypocalcemia After Withdrawal of Vitamin D Analog in Bedridden Nonagenarians with Previous Thyroidectomy: A Report of Two Cases. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2016; 64 (6): 1374-1376. doi:10.1111/jgs.14171  
54.   Suzuki T., Yamaguchi H., Kikusato M., et al. Mitochonic Acid 5 Binds Mitochondria and Ameliorates Renal Tubular and Cardiac Myocyte Damage. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 2016; 27 (7): 1925-1932. doi:10.1681/ASN.2015060623  
55.   Maekawa Masamitsu, Omura Kaoru, Sekiguchi Shoutaro, et al. Identification of Two Sulfated Cholesterol Metabolites Found in the Urine of a Patient with Niemann-Pick Disease Type C as Novel Candidate Diagnostic Markers. Mass spectrometry (Tokyo, Japan). 2016; 5 (2): S0053. doi:10.5702/massspectrometry.S0053  
56.   Kitatani Kazuyuki, Iwabuchi Kazuhisa, Snider Ashley, Riboni Laura. Sphingolipids in Inflammation: From Bench to Bedside. Mediators of Inflammation. 2016; 2016 : 1-2. doi:10.1155/2016/7602526  
57.   Ogishima Soichi, Mizuno Satoshi, Kikuchi Masataka, et al. AlzPathway, an Updated Map of Curated Signaling Pathways: Towards Deciphering Alzheimer’s Disease Pathogenesis. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 2016; 1303 : 423-432. doi:10.1007/978-1-4939-2627-5_25  
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59.   Iso Tatsuro, Suzuki Takafumi, Baird Liam, Yamamoto Masayuki. Absolute Amounts and Status of the Nrf2-Keap1-Cul3 Complex within Cells. Molecular and Cellular Biology. 2016; 36 (24): 3100-3112. doi:10.1128/MCB.00389-16  
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68.   Murakami Keiko, Metoki Hirohito, Satoh Michihiro, et al. Menstrual Factors and Stroke Incidence in Japanese Postmenopausal Women: The Ohasama Study. Neuroepidemiology. 2016; 47 (2): 109-116. doi:10.1159/000452220  
69.   Takeuchi Hikaru, Taki Yasuyuki, Hashizume Hiroshi, et al. Impact of reading habit on white matter structure: Cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses. NeuroImage. 2016; 133 : 378-389. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.03.037  
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75.   Kohda Masakazu, Tokuzawa Yoshimi, Kishita Yoshihito, et al. A Comprehensive Genomic Analysis Reveals the Genetic Landscape of Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Complex Deficiencies. PLOS Genetics. 2016; 12 (1): e1005679. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1005679  
76.   Watanabe Masahiro, Hashimoto Koichi, Abe Yusaku, et al. A Novel Peptide Derived from the Fusion Protein Heptad Repeat Inhibits Replication of Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis Virus In Vitro and In Vivo. PLOS ONE. 2016; 11 (9): e0162823. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0162823  
77.   Shiwa Yuh, Hachiya Tsuyoshi, Furukawa Ryohei, et al. Adjustment of Cell-Type Composition Minimizes Systematic Bias in Blood DNA Methylation Profiles Derived by DNA Collection Protocols. PLOS ONE. 2016; 11 (1): e0147519. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0147519  
78.   Sasaki Ayaka, Sato Naoko, Suzuki Naoki, et al. Associations between Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone-Related Genes and Irritable Bowel Syndrome. PLOS ONE. 2016; 11 (2): e0149322. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0149322  
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81.   Tanaka Yukari, Kanazawa Motoyori, Kano Michiko, et al. Differential Activation in Amygdala and Plasma Noradrenaline during Colorectal Distention by Administration of Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone between Healthy Individuals and Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome. PLOS ONE. 2016; 11 (7): e0157347. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0157347  
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83.   Kuragano Takahiro, Kitamura Kenichiro, Matsumura Osamu, et al. ESA Hyporesponsiveness Is Associated with Adverse Events in Maintenance Hemodialysis (MHD) Patients, But Not with Iron Storage. PLOS ONE. 2016; 11 (3): e0147328. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0147328  
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