Tohoku University Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (Shinichi Kuriyama)
2022.12.01

1.   Machida Toshiya, Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Liver steatosis and fibrosis markers’ association with cardiovascular and renal damage in Japanese adults: the TMM BirThree cohort study. Annals of Hepatology. 2023; 28 (1): 100761. doi:10.1016/j.aohep.2022.100761  
2.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Traumatic experiences of the Great East Japan Earthquake and postpartum depressive symptoms: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2023; 320 : 461-467. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2022.09.139  
3.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Social isolation and postnatal bonding disorder in Japan: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Archives of Women's Mental Health. 2022; : . doi:10.1007/s00737-022-01266-0  
4.   Kawaguchi Chikana, Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Cumulative exposure to maternal psychological distress in the prenatal and postnatal periods and atopic dermatitis in children: findings from the TMM BirThree Cohort Study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2022; 22 (1): 242. doi:10.1186/s12884-022-04556-8  
5.   Takahashi Ippei, Murakami Keiko, Kobayashi Mika, et al. Association of maternal psychological distress and the use of childcare facilities with children's behavioral problems: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. BMC Psychiatry. 2022; 22 (1): 693. doi:10.1186/s12888-022-04330-2  
6.   Nakaya Naoki, Nakaya Kumi, Tsuchiya Naho, et al. Similarities in cardiometabolic risk factors among random male-female pairs: a large observational study in Japan. BMC Public Health. 2022; 22 (1): 1978. doi:10.1186/s12889-022-14348-6  
7.   Noda Aoi, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Association between maternal infertility treatment and child neurodevelopment: findings from the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study in Miyagi and Iwate Prefectures, Japan. BMJ Open. 2022; 12 (6): e060944. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2022-060944  
8.   Ohneda Kinuko, Hamanaka Yohei, Kawame Hiroshi, et al. Returning individual genomic results to population-based cohort study participants with BRCA1/2 pathogenic variants. Breast Cancer. 2022; 5 (3): 366-369. doi:10.1007/s12282-022-01404-7  
9.   Yonezawa Yudai, Ueno Fumihiko, Obara Taku, et al. Fruit and vegetable consumption before and during pregnancy and developmental delays in offspring aged 2 years in Japan. British Journal of Nutrition. 2022; 127 (8): 1250-1258. doi:10.1017/S0007114521002154  
10.   Otsuki Akihito, Okamura Yasunobu, Ishida Noriko, et al. Construction of a trio-based structural variation panel utilizing activated T lymphocytes and long-read sequencing technology. Communications Biology. 2022; 5 (1): 991. doi:10.1038/s42003-022-03953-1  
11.   Tatsuta Nozomi, Iwai-Shimada Miyuki, Nakayama Shoji F., et al. Association between whole blood metallic elements concentrations and gestational diabetes mellitus in Japanese women: The Japan environment and Children's study. Environmental Research. 2022; 212 : 113231. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2022.113231  
12.   Yonezawa Yudai, Obara Taku, Yamashita Takahiro, et al. Grain consumption before and during pregnancy and birth weight in Japan: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2022; 76 (2): 261-269. doi:10.1038/s41430-021-00939-w  
13.   Li Xue, Ono Chiaki, Warita Noriko, et al. Heart Rate Information-Based Machine Learning Prediction of Emotions Among Pregnant Women. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 2022; 12 : . doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2021.799029  
14.   Kogure Mana, Nakamura Tomohiro, Tsuchiya Naho, et al. Consideration of the reference value and number of measurements of the urinary sodium-to-potassium ratio based on the prevalence of untreated home hypertension: TMM Cohort Study. Hypertension Research. 2022; 45 (5): 866-875. doi:10.1038/s41440-021-00843-7  
15.   Ohseto Hisashi, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Preeclampsia prediction model using the dipstick test for proteinuria during early gestation. Hypertension Research in Pregnancy. 2022; 10 (3): HRP2022-002. doi:10.14390/jsshp.HRP2022-002  
16.   Ohneda Kinuko, Hiratsuka Masahiro, Kawame Hiroshi, et al. A Pilot Study for Return of Individual Pharmacogenomic Results to Population-Based Cohort Study Participants. JMA Journal. 2022; 5 (2): . doi:10.31662/jmaj.2021-0156  
17.   Takase Masato, Nakamura Tomohiro, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Associations between the Combined Fat Mass Index and Fat-Free Mass Index with Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in a Japanese Population: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Community-Based Cohort Study. Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis. 2022; : 63523. doi:10.5551/jat.63523  
18.   Takase Masato, Yamada Mitsuhiro, Nakamura Tomohiro, et al. The Association of Lung Function and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in a Japanese Population: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Community-Based Cohort Study. Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis. 2022; : 63826. doi:10.5551/jat.63826  
19.   Takase Masato, Nakamura Tomohiro, Hirata Takumi, et al. Association between fat mass index, fat‐free mass index and hemoglobin A1c in a Japanese population: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Community‐based Cohort Study. Journal of Diabetes Investigation. 2022; 13 (5): 858-867. doi:10.1111/jdi.13729  
20.   Morisaki Naho, Obara Taku, Piedvache Aurelie, et al. Association between smoking and hypertension in pregnancy among Japanese women: a meta-analysis of birth cohort studies in the Japan Birth Cohort Consortium (JBiCC) and JECS. Journal of Epidemiology. 2022; : JE20220076. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20220076  
21.   Itabashi Fumi, Hirata Takumi, Kogure Mana, et al. Combined Associations of Liver Enzymes and Obesity With Diabetes Mellitus Prevalence: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Community-based Cohort Study. Journal of Epidemiology. 2022; 32 (5): JE20200384. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20200384  
22.   Sugawara Junichi, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Maternal Baseline Characteristics and Perinatal Outcomes: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of epidemiology. 2022; 32 (2): 69-79. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20200338  
23.   Kawame Hiroshi, Fukushima Akimune, Fuse Nobuo, et al. The return of individual genomic results to research participants: design and pilot study of Tohoku Medical Megabank Project. Journal of Human Genetics. 2022; 67 (1): 9-17. doi:10.1038/s10038-021-00952-8  
24.   Mishra Aniket, Malik Rainer, Hachiya Tsuyoshi, et al. Stroke genetics informs drug discovery and risk prediction across ancestries. Nature. 2022; 611 (7934): 115-123. doi:10.1038/s41586-022-05165-3  
25.   Yamashita Takahiro, Obara Taku, Yonezawa Yudai, et al. Dietary patterns before and during pregnancy and small for gestational age in Japan: a prospective birth cohort study. Nutrition Journal. 2022; 21 (1): 57. doi:10.1186/s12937-022-00808-7  
26.   Aizawa Misato, Murakami Keiko, Takahashi Ippei, et al. Skipping breakfast during pregnancy and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in Japanese women: the Tohoku medical megabank project birth and three-generation cohort study. Nutrition Journal. 2022; 21 (1): 71. doi:10.1186/s12937-022-00822-9  
27.   Fuse Nobuo, Sakurai Miyuki, Motoike Ikuko N., et al. Genome-wide Association Study of Axial Length in Population-based Cohorts in Japan. Ophthalmology Science. 2022; 2 (1): 100113. doi:10.1016/j.xops.2022.100113  
28.   Ishikawa Tomofumi, Obara Taku, Akazawa Manabu, et al. Risk of major congenital malformations associated with first‐trimester exposure to propulsives: A health administrative database study in Japan. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2022; 31 (2): 196-205. doi:10.1002/pds.5370  
29.   Yokoyama Emi, Takeda Takashi, Watanabe Zen, et al. Association of fish intake with menstrual pain: A cross-sectional study of the Japan Environment and Children’s Study. PLOS ONE. 2022; 17 (7): e0269042. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0269042  
30.   Takahashi I, Obara T, Aizawa M, et al. Relationship between the combination of polyunsaturated fatty acids intake and psychological distress during pregnancy: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids. 2022; 177 : 102400. doi:10.1016/j.plefa.2022.102400  
31.   Kanno I., Hasegawa K., Nakamura T., et al. Relationship between the housing coldness/warmth evaluation by CASBEE Housing Health Checklist and psychological distress based on TMM Community-Based Cohort Study: a cross-sectional analysis. Public Health. 2022; 208 : 98-104. doi:10.1016/j.puhe.2022.05.003  
32.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Maternal personality and postpartum mental disorders in Japan: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Scientific Reports. 2022; 12 (1): 6400. doi:10.1038/s41598-022-09944-w  
33.   Iwama Noriyuki, Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Risk scores for predicting small for gestational age infants in Japan: The TMM birthree cohort study. Scientific Reports. 2022; 12 (1): 8921. doi:10.1038/s41598-022-12892-0  
34.   Kikuchi Daisuke, Obara Taku, Usuzaki Takuma, et al. Evaluating folic acid supplementation among Japanese pregnant women with dietary intake of folic acid lower than 480 µg per day: results from TMM BirThree Cohort Study. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2022; 35 (5): 964-969. doi:10.1080/14767058.2020.1739020  
35.   Miyashita Masako, Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Association between Recurrence or Exacerbation at Time of Disaster and Allergic Symptoms Several Years Later in Schoolchildren with Asthma or Atopic Dermatitis: The ToMMo Child Health Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2022; 257 (1): 2022.J018. doi:10.1620/tjem.2022.J018  
36.   Ishikuro Mami, Noda Aoii, Murakami Keiko, et al. Families’ Health after the Great East Japan Earthquake: Findings from the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2022; 256 (2): 93-101. doi:10.1620/tjem.256.93  
37.   Kunii Yasuto, Usukura Hitomi, Utsumi Yusuke, et al. Review of Mental Health Consequences of the Great East Japan Earthquake through Long-Term Epidemiological Studies: The Shichigahama Health Promotion Project. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2022; 257 (2): 2022.J039. doi:10.1620/tjem.2022.J039  
38.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Ueno Fumihiko, et al. Maternal personality and alcohol use during pregnancy in Japan: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Addictive Behaviors. 2021; 122 : 107020. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2021.107020  
39.   Yamashita Takahiro, Murakami Keiko, Obara Taku, et al. Living environments long-term after the Great East Japan Earthquake and nutritional intake among recent mothers. Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition. 2021; 30 (4): 651-661. doi:10.6133/apjcn.202112_30(4).0012  
40.   Nakaya Naoki, Xie Tian, Scheerder Bart, et al. Spousal similarities in cardiometabolic risk factors: A cross-sectional comparison between Dutch and Japanese data from two large biobank studies. Atherosclerosis. 2021; 334 : 85-92. doi:10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2021.08.037  
41.   Uchida Yasuo, Higuchi Tomoya, Shirota Matsuyuki, et al. Identification and Validation of Combination Plasma Biomarker of Afamin, Fibronectin and Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin to Predict Pre-eclampsia. Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin. 2021; 44 (6): 804-815. doi:10.1248/bpb.b20-01043  
42.   Murakami Keiko, Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Associations of education and work status with alcohol use and cessation among pregnant women in Japan: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. BMC Public Health. 2021; 21 (1): 1400. doi:10.1186/s12889-021-11461-w  
43.   Nishimoto Yuka, Tsubono Yoshitaka, Kogure Mana, et al. The prevalence of current smokers and alcohol drinkers among cancer survivors and subjects with no history of cancer among participants in a community‐based cardiometabolic screening program in Miyagi prefecture, Japan: a comparison with nationally repres. Cancer Medicine. 2021; 10 (24): 9000-9011. doi:10.1002/cam4.4364  
44.   Takase Masato, Nakamura Tomohiro, Tsuchiya Naho, et al. Association between the combined fat mass and fat-free mass index and hypertension: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Community-based Cohort Study. Clinical and Experimental Hypertension. 2021; 43 (7): 610-621. doi:10.1080/10641963.2021.1925681  
45.   Yamada Mitsuhiro, Motoike Ikuko N., Kojima Kaname, et al. Genetic loci for lung function in Japanese adults with adjustment for exhaled nitric oxide levels as airway inflammation indicator. Communications Biology. 2021; 4 (1): 1288. doi:10.1038/s42003-021-02813-8  
46.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Ueno Fumihiko, et al. Associations of education and income with hazardous drinking among postpartum women in Japan: results from the TMM BirThree Cohort Study. Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 2021; 26 (1): 70. doi:10.1186/s12199-021-00991-9  
47.   Tanoue Kaou, Watanabe Zen, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. The prevalence of psychological distress during pregnancy in Miyagi Prefecture for 3 years after the Great Eas t Japan Earthquake. Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 2021; 26 (1): 27. doi:10.1186/s12199-021-00944-2  
48.   Saito Sakae, Aoki Yuichi, Tamahara Toru, et al. Oral Microbiome Analysis in Prospective Genome Cohort Studies of the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology. 2021; 10 : . doi:10.3389/fcimb.2020.604596  
49.   Ogishima Soichi, Nagaie Satoshi, Mizuno Satoshi, et al. dbTMM: an integrated database of large-scale cohort, genome and clinical data for the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project. Human Genome Variation. 2021; 8 (1): 44. doi:10.1038/s41439-021-00175-5  
50.   Hirata Takumi, Kogure Mana, Tsuchiya Naho, et al. Impacts of the urinary sodium-to-potassium ratio, sleep efficiency, and conventional risk factors on home hypertension in a general Japanese population. Hypertension Research. 2021; 44 (7): 858-865. doi:10.1038/s41440-021-00628-y  
51.   Murakami Keiko, Ueno Fumihiko, Nakamura Ibuki, et al. Maternal personality and postnatal bonding disorder in Japan: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2021; 282 : 580-586. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2020.12.187  
52.   Kikuchi Saya, Murakami Keiko, Obara Taku, et al. One-year trajectories of postpartum depressive symptoms and associated psychosocial factors: findings from the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2021; 295 : 632-638. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2021.08.118  
53.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Ueno Fumihiko, et al. Factors Associated With Postpartum Smoking Relapse Among Women Who Quit in Early Pregnancy: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of Epidemiology. 2021; : JE20200609. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20200609  
54.   Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, Murakami Keiko, et al. Relation of Disaster Exposure With Maternal Characteristics and Obstetric Outcomes: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of Epidemiology. 2021; : JE20210052. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20210052  
55.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Ueno Fumihiko, et al. Social Predictors of Continued and Indoor Smoking Among Partners of Non-smoking Pregnant Women: The TMM BirThree Cohort Study. Journal of Epidemiology. 2021; 31 (12): JE20200313. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20200313  
56.   Hozawa Atsushi, Tanno Kozo, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Study profile of the tohoku medical megabank community-based cohort study. Journal of Epidemiology. 2021; 31 (1): 65-76. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20190271  
57.   Tanoue Kaou, Nishigori Hidekazu, Watanabe Zen, et al. Interannual Changes in the Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence Against Pregnant Women in Miyagi Prefecture After the Great East Japan Earthquake: The Japan Environment and Children’s Study. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2021; 36 (21-22): 10013-10028. doi:10.1177/0886260519881517  
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59.   Ishikuro Mami, Murakami Keiko, Yokozeki Fumiya, et al. Hypertension in pregnancy as a possible factor for child autistic behavior at two years old. Pregnancy Hypertension. 2021; 25 (8): 88-90. doi:10.1016/j.preghy.2021.05.020  
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61.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Prenatal folic acid supplementation and autism spectrum disorder in 3-year-old offspring: the Japan environment and children’s study. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2021; 21 (1): 1-10. doi:10.1080/14767058.2021.2007238  
62.   Ishikawa Tomofumi, Obara Taku, Jin Kazutaka, et al. Folic acid prescribed to prenatal and postpartum women who are also prescribed antiepileptic drugs in Japan: Data from a health administrative database. Birth Defects Research. 2020; 112 (16): 1224-1233. doi:10.1002/bdr2.1748  
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64.   Kuniyoshi Yasutaka, Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Effectiveness of seasonal inactivated influenza vaccination in Japanese schoolchildren: an epidemiologic study at the community level. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 2020; 16 (2): 295-300. doi:10.1080/21645515.2019.1655833  
65.   Iwama Noriyuki, Oba Mari S., Satoh Michihiro, et al. Association of maternal home blood pressure trajectory during pregnancy with infant birth weight: the BOSHI study. Hypertension Research. 2020; 43 (6): 550-559. doi:10.1038/s41440-020-0416-2  
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67.   Kogure Mana, Hirata Takumi, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Multiple measurements of the urinary sodium-to-potassium ratio strongly related home hypertension: TMM Cohort Study. Hypertension Research. 2020; 43 (1): 62-71. doi:10.1038/s41440-019-0335-2  
68.   Hirata Takumi, Nakamura Tomohiro, Kogure Mana, et al. Reduced sleep efficiency, measured using an objective device, was related to an increased prevalence of home hypertension in Japanese adults. Hypertension Research. 2020; 43 (1): 23-29. doi:10.1038/s41440-019-0329-0  
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70.   Ishikawa Tomofumi, Obara Taku, Kikuchi Saya, et al. Antidepressant prescriptions for prenatal and postpartum women in Japan: A health administrative database study. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2020; 264 : 295-303. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2020.01.016  
71.   Usuzaki Takuma, Ishikuro Mami, Murakami Keiko, et al. How can we evaluate whether an association is truly inter-generational?. Journal of Hypertension. 2020; 38 (9): 1866-1868. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000002507  
72.   Shirota Matsuyuki, Saigusa Daisuke, Yamashita Riu, et al. Longitudinal plasma amino acid profiling with maternal genomic background throughout human pregnancy. Medical Mass Spectrometry. 2020; 4 (1): 36-49. doi:10.24508/mms.2020.06.001  
73.   Yonezawa Yudai, Obara Taku, Yamashita Takahiro, et al. Fruit and vegetable consumption before and during pregnancy and birth weight of new-borns in Japan: the Tohoku medical megabank project birth and three-generation cohort study. Nutrition Journal. 2020; 19 (1): 80. doi:10.1186/s12937-020-00595-z  
74.   Wagata Maiko, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Low birth weight and abnormal pre-pregnancy body mass index were at higher risk for hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Pregnancy Hypertension. 2020; 22 : 119-125. doi:10.1016/j.preghy.2020.08.001  
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76.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Mother-to-infant bonding failure and intimate partner violence during pregnancy as risk factors for father-to-infant bonding failure at 1 month postpartum: an adjunct study of the Japan Environment and Children’s Study. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2020; 33 (16): 2789-2796. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1560414  
77.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. The prevalence and risk factors for postpartum depression symptoms of fathers at one and 6 months postpartum: an adjunct study of the Japan Environment & Children’s Study. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2020; 33 (16): 2797-2804. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1560415  
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79.   Tsuboi Akito, Matsui Hiroyuki, Shiraishi Naru, et al. Design and Progress of Oral Health Examinations in the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2020; 251 (2): 97-115. doi:10.1620/tjem.251.97  
80.   Nagami Fuji, Kuriki Miho, Koreeda Sachie, et al. Public Relations and Communication Strategies in Construction of Large-Scale Cohorts and Biobank: Practice in the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2020; 250 (4): 253-262. doi:10.1620/tjem.250.253  
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