Tohoku University Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (Shinichi Kuriyama)
2020.06.04

1.   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  
2.   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  
3.   Hozawa Atsushi, Tanno Kozo, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Study profile of The Tohoku Medical Megabank Community-Based Cohort Study. Journal of epidemiology. 2020; : . doi:10.2188/jea.JE20190271  
4.   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. 2020; : 1-6. doi:10.1080/14767058.2020.1739020  
5.   Ishikawa Tomofumi, Obara Taku, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Update on the prevalence and determinants of folic acid use in Japan evaluated with 91,538 pregnant women: the Japan Environment and Children’s Study. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2020; 33 (3): 427-436. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1494712  
6.   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  
7.   Isojima Tsuyoshi, Kato Noriko, Yokoya Susumu, et al. Early excessive growth with distinct seasonality in preschool obesity. Archives of disease in childhood. 2019; 104 (1): 53-57. doi:10.1136/archdischild-2018-314862  
8.   Sakurai-Yageta Mika, Kawame Hiroshi, Kuriyama Shinichi, et al. A training and education program for genome medical research coordinators in the genome cohort study of the Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization. BMC Medical Education. 2019; 19 (1): 297. doi:10.1186/s12909-019-1725-5  
9.   Sugawara Junichi, Ochi Daisuke, Yamashita Riu, et al. Maternity Log study: a longitudinal lifelog monitoring and multiomics analysis for the early prediction of complicated pregnancy. BMJ Open. 2019; 9 (2): bmjopen-2018-025939. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025939  
10.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Preconception folic acid supplementation use and the occurrence of neural tube defects in Japan: A nationwide birth cohort study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Congenital anomalies. 2019; 59 (4): 110-117. doi:10.1111/cga.12293  
11.   Kuniyoshi Yasutaka, Kikuya Masahiro, Miyashita Masako, et al. Prefabricated Temporary Housing and Eczema or Respiratory Symptoms in Schoolchildren after the Great East Japan Earthquake: The ToMMo Child Health Study. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2019; 13 (5-6): 905-911. doi:10.1017/dmp.2019.8  
12.   Tadaka Shu, Katsuoka Fumiki, Ueki Masao, et al. 3.5KJPNv2: an allele frequency panel of 3552 Japanese individuals including the X chromosome. Human Genome Variation. 2019; 6 (1): 28. doi:10.1038/s41439-019-0059-5  
13.   Nagasaki Masao, Kuroki Yoko, Shibata Tomoko F., et al. Construction of JRG (Japanese reference genome) with single-molecule real-time sequencing. Human Genome Variation. 2019; 6 (1): 27. doi:10.1038/s41439-019-0057-7  
14.   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. 2019; : 1-6. doi:10.1080/21645515.2019.1655833  
15.   Iwama Noriyuki, Metoki Hirohito, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Association between alcohol consumption during pregnancy and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in Japan: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2019; 42 (1): 85-94. doi:10.1038/s41440-018-0124-3  
16.   Tanaka Kosuke, Nishigori Hidekazu, Watanabe Zen, et al. Higher prevalence of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in women who smoke: the Japan environment and children's study. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2019; 42 (4): 558-566. doi:10.1038/s41440-019-0206-x  
17.   Kuriyama Shinichi, Metoki Hirohito, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Cohort Profile: Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study (TMM BirThree Cohort Study): Rationale, Progress and Perspective. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2019; : . doi:10.1093/ije/dyz169  
18.   Sakurai Rieko, Ueki Masao, Makino Satoshi, et al. Outlier detection for questionnaire data in biobanks. International journal of epidemiology. 2019; 48 (4): 1305-1315. doi:10.1093/ije/dyz012  
19.   Watanabe Zen, Nishigori Hidekazu, Tanoue Kaou, et al. Preconception dysmenorrhea as a risk factor for psychological distress in pregnancy: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Journal of affective disorders. 2019; 245 : 475-483. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2018.11.061  
20.   Takagi K, Iwama N, Metoki H, et al. Paternal height has an impact on birth weight of their offspring in a Japanese population: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Journal of developmental origins of health and disease. 2019; 10 (5): 542-554. doi:10.1017/S2040174418001162  
21.   Hozawa Atsushi, Hirata Takumi, Yatsuya Hiroshi, et al. Association Between Body Mass Index and All-Cause Death in Japanese Population: Pooled Individual Participant Data Analysis of 13 Cohort Studies. Journal of Epidemiology. 2019; 29 (12): 457-463. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20180124  
22.   Igarashi Ayaka, Aida Jun, Sairenchi Toshimi, et al. Does Cigarette Smoking Increase Traffic Accident Death During 20 Years Follow-up in Japan? The Ibaraki Prefectural Health Study. Journal of epidemiology. 2019; 29 (5): 192-196. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20170330  
23.   Iwama Noriyuki, Metoki Hirohito, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Blood pressure changes during twin pregnancies: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Journal of hypertension. 2019; 37 (1): 206-215. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000001846  
24.   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. 2019; : 088626051988151. doi:10.1177/0886260519881517  
25.   Ishikawa Tomofumi, Obara Taku, Jin Kazutaka, et al. Examination of the prescription of antiepileptic drugs to prenatal and postpartum women in Japan from a health administrative database. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2019; 28 (6): 804-811. doi:10.1002/pds.4749  
26.   Hattori Hiromitsu, Kitamura Akane, Takahashi Fumiaki, et al. The risk of secondary sex ratio imbalance and increased monozygotic twinning after blastocyst transfer: data from the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Reproductive biology and endocrinology : RB&E. 2019; 17 (1): 27. doi:10.1186/s12958-019-0471-1  
27.   Miura Emiri, Tsuchiya Naho, Igarashi Yu, et al. Respiratory resistance among adults in a population-based cohort study in Northern Japan. Respiratory Investigation. 2019; 57 (3): 274-281. doi:10.1016/j.resinv.2018.12.008  
28.   Yasuda Jun, Kinoshita Kengo, Katsuoka Fumiki, et al. Genome analyses for the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project towards establishment of personalized healthcare. The Journal of Biochemistry. 2019; 165 (2): 139-158. doi:10.1093/jb/mvy096  
29.   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. 2019; : 1-8. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1560414  
30.   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 : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians. 2019; : 1-8. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1560415  
31.   Mimori Takahiro, Yasuda Jun, Kuroki Yoko, et al. Construction of full-length Japanese reference panel of class I HLA genes with single-molecule, real-time sequencing. The Pharmacogenomics Journal. 2019; 19 (2): 136-146. doi:10.1038/s41397-017-0010-4  
32.   Sakama Reiko, Yokokawa Hirohide, Fujibayashi Kazutoshi, et al. Psychological Characteristics of Children at Two Years after the Great East Japan Earthquake: Analyses of Telephone Consultation Records. The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine. 2019; 249 (2): 85-92. doi:10.1620/tjem.249.85  
33.   Kuniyoshi Yasutaka, Kikuya Masahiro, Miyashita Masako, et al. Severity of eczema and mental health problems in Japanese schoolchildren: The ToMMo Child Health Study. Allergology International. 2018; 67 (4): 481-486. doi:10.1016/j.alit.2018.02.009  
34.   Ono Atsushi, Isojima Tsuyoshi, Yokoya Susumu, et al. Effect of the Fukushima earthquake on weight in early childhood: a retrospective analysis. BMJ paediatrics open. 2018; 2 (1): e000229. doi:10.1136/bmjpo-2017-000229  
35.   Koshiba Seizo, Motoike Ikuko, Saigusa Daisuke, et al. Omics research project on prospective cohort studies from the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project. Genes to Cells. 2018; 23 (6): 406-417. doi:10.1111/gtc.12588  
36.   Nakaya Naoki, Nemoto Harumi, Yi Carine, et al. Effect of tsunami drill experience on evacuation behavior after the onset of the Great East Japan Earthquake. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. 2018; 28 : 206-213. doi:10.1016/j.ijdrr.2018.02.037  
37.   Kato N, Isojima T, Yokoya S, et al. Earlier BMI rebound and lower pre-rebound BMI as risk of obesity among Japanese preschool children. International Journal of Obesity. 2018; 42 (1): 52-58. doi:10.1038/ijo.2017.242  
38.   Yokomichi Hiroshi, Matsubara Hiroko, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Impact of the Great East Japan Earthquake on Body Mass Index, Weight, and Height of Infants and Toddlers: An Infant Survey. Journal of Epidemiology. 2018; 28 (5): 237-244. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20170006  
39.   Yamaguchi-Kabata Yumi, Yasuda Jun, Tanabe Osamu, et al. Evaluation of reported pathogenic variants and their frequencies in a Japanese population based on a whole-genome reference panel of 2049 individuals. Journal of Human Genetics. 2018; 63 (2): 213-230. doi:10.1038/s10038-017-0347-1  
40.   Ohseto Hisashi, Ishikuro Mami, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Relationships among personality traits, metabolic syndrome, and metabolic syndrome scores: The Kakegawa cohort study. Journal of psychosomatic research. 2018; 107 : 20-25. doi:10.1016/j.jpsychores.2018.01.013  
41.   Ishikawa Tomofumi, Obara Taku, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Antihypertensives prescribed for pregnant women in Japan: Prevalence and timing determined from a database of health insurance claims. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2018; 27 (12): 1325-1334. doi:10.1002/pds.4654  
42.   Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, Tamiya Gen, et al. Potential identification of vitamin B6 responsiveness in autism spectrum disorder utilizing phenotype variables and machine learning methods. Scientific Reports. 2018; 8 (1): 14840. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-33110-w  
43.   Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, Osanai Tamae, et al. Strategic Methods for Recruiting Grandparents: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2018; 246 (2): 97-105. doi:10.1620/tjem.246.97  
44.   Takai-Igarashi Takako, Kinoshita Kengo, Nagasaki Masao, et al. Security controls in an integrated Biobank to protect privacy in data sharing: rationale and study design. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 2017; 17 (1): 100. doi:10.1186/s12911-017-0494-5  
45.   Ishikuro Mami, Matsubara Hiroko, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Disease prevalence among nursery school children after the Great East Japan earthquake. BMJ Global Health. 2017; 2 (2): e000127. doi:10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000127  
46.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and risk of major congenital anomalies for pregnancies in Japan: A nationwide birth cohort study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Congenital Anomalies. 2017; 57 (3): 72-78. doi:10.1111/cga.12202  
47.   Sakurai Kasumi, Nishigori Hidekazu, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Incidence of Domestic Violence Against Pregnant Females After the Great East Japan Earthquake in Miyagi Prefecture: The Japan Environment and Children’s Study. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2017; 11 (02): 216-226. doi:10.1017/dmp.2016.109  
48.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Nishigori Toshie, Sakurai Kasumi, et al. Pregnant Women’s Awareness of Social Capital in the Great East Japan Earthquake-Affected Areas of Miyagi Prefecture: The Japan Environment and Children’s Study. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2017; 11 (03): 355-364. doi:10.1017/dmp.2016.150  
49.   Kikuya Masahiro, Matsubara Hiroko, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Alterations in physique among young children after the Great East Japan Earthquake: Results from a nationwide survey. Journal of Epidemiology. 2017; 27 (10): 462-468. doi:10.1016/j.je.2016.09.012  
50.   Matsubara Hiroko, Ishikuro Mami, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Design of the health examination survey on early childhood physical growth in the Great East Japan Earthquake affected areas. Journal of Epidemiology. 2017; 27 (3): 135-142. doi:10.1016/j.je.2016.03.001  
51.   Miyashita Masako, Ishikuro Mami, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Development of a Questionnaire Method of Screening for Citrin Deficiency in Schoolchildren. Journal of Pediatrics and Congenital Disorders. 2017; 4 : . http://www.jpediatrics.com/development-of-a-questionnaire-method-of-screening-for-citrin-deficiency-in-schoolchildren/  
52.   Isojima Tsuyoshi, Yokoya Susumu, Ono Atsushi, et al. Prolonged elevated body mass index in preschool children after the Great East Japan Earthquake. Pediatrics International. 2017; 59 (9): 1002-1009. doi:10.1111/ped.13340  
53.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Drug Use before and during Pregnancy in Japan: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Pharmacy. 2017; 5 (2): 21. doi:10.3390/pharmacy5020021  
54.   Obara Taku, Nishigori Hidekazu, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Prevalence and determinants of inadequate use of folic acid supplementation in Japanese pregnant women: the Japan Environment and Children’s Study (JECS). The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2017; 30 (5): 588-593. doi:10.1080/14767058.2016.1179273  
55.   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  
56.   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  
57.   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  
58.   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  
59.   Kuriyama Shinichi, Yaegashi Nobuo, Nagami Fuji, et al. The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project: Design and Mission. Journal of Epidemiology. 2016; 26 (9): 493-511. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20150268  
60.   Ishikuro Mami, Nakaya Naoki, Obara Taku, et al. Public Attitudes toward an Epidemiological Study with Genomic Analysis in the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster Area. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 2016; 31 (3): 330-334. doi:10.1017/S1049023X16000182  
61.   Koshiba Seizo, Motoike Ikuko, Kojima Kaname, et al. The structural origin of metabolic quantitative diversity. Scientific Reports. 2016; 6 (1): 31463. doi:10.1038/srep31463  
62.   Takahashi Fumiaki, Nishigori Hidekazu, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Fermented Food Consumption and Psychological Distress in Pregnant Women: A Nationwide Birth Cohort Study of the Japan Environment and Children’s Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2016; 240 (4): 309-321. doi:10.1620/tjem.240.309  
63.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Sasaki Michiho, Obara Taku, et al. Correlation Between the Great East Japan Earthquake and Postpartum Depression: A Study in Miyako, Iwate, Japan. Disaster medicine and public health preparedness. 2015; 9 (3): 307-12. doi:0.1017/dmp.2015.51  
64.   Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, Metoki Hirohito, et al. Parity as a factor affecting the white-coat effect in pregnant women: the BOSHI study. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2015; 38 (11): 770-5. doi:10.1038/hr.2015.97  
65.   Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, Metoki Hirohito, et al. Differences between clinic and home blood pressure measurements during pregnancy. Journal of hypertension. 2015; 33 (7): 1492-3. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000000608  
66.   Nagasaki Masao, Yasuda Jun, Katsuoka Fumiki, et al. Rare variant discovery by deep whole-genome sequencing of 1,070 Japanese individuals. Nature communications. 2015; 6 : 8018. doi:10.1038/ncomms9018  
67.   Hasegawa Jun, Hidaka Hiroshi, Kuriyama Shinichi, et al. Change in and Long-Term Investigation of Neuro-Otologic Disorders in Disaster-Stricken Fukushima Prefecture: Retrospective Cohort Study before and after the Great East Japan Earthquake. PloS one. 2015; 10 (4): e0122631. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0122631  
68.   Miyashita Masako, Kikuya Masahiro, Yamanaka Chizuru, et al. Eczema and Asthma Symptoms among Schoolchildren in Coastal and Inland Areas after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake: The ToMMo Child Health Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2015; 237 (4): 297-305. doi:10.1620/tjem.237.297  
69.   Kikuya Masahiro, Miyashita Masako, Yamanaka Chizuru, et al. Protocol and Research Perspectives of the ToMMo Child Health Study after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2015; 236 (2): 123-130. doi:10.1620/tjem.236.123  
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71.   Obara Taku, Kikuya Masahiro, Kobayashi Yuka, et al. Associations between visit-to-visit variability in blood pressure measured in the office and antihypertensive drugs: the J-HOME-Morning study. Clinical and experimental hypertension (New York, N.Y. : 1993). 2013; 35 (4): 285-90. doi:10.3109/10641963.2013.780070  
72.   Hozawa Atsushi, Sugawara Yumi, Tomata Yasutake, et al. Relationship between serum isoflavone levels and disability-free survival among community-dwelling elderly individuals: nested case-control study of the Tsurugaya project. The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 2013; 68 (4): 465-72. doi:10.1093/gerona/gls198