• 718 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
19972019

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Research Output

  • 718 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
  • 32 Article
  • 1 Short survey
2019

Association of circulating miR-20a, miR-27a, and miR-126 with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in general population

Ando, Y., Yamazaki, M., Yamada, H., Munetsuna, E., Fujii, R., Mizuno, G., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Sugimoto, K., Ishikawa, H., Ohashi, K., Teradaira, R., Ohta, Y., Hamajima, N., Hashimoto, S. & Suzuki, K., 01-12-2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 18856.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

Association of subcutaneous and visceral fat with circulating microRNAs in a middle-aged Japanese population

Munetsuna, E., Yamada, H., Ando, Y., Yamazaki, M., Tsuboi, Y., Kondo, M., Mizuno, G., Ishikawa, H., Sugimoto, K., Osakabe, K., Ichino, N., Ohashi, K., Hamajima, N. & Suzuki, K., 01-07-2018, In : Annals of Clinical Biochemistry. 55, 4, p. 437-445 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidized human serum albumin as a possible correlation factor for atherosclerosis in a rural Japanese population: The results of the Yakumo Study

Fujii, R., Ueyama, J., Aoi, A., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Sugimoto, K., Suzuki, K., Hamajima, N., Wakai, K. & Kondo, T., 02-01-2018, In : Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 23, 1, 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
2017

HLA-DQ gene polymorphisms are associated with hepatocellular carcinoma and hepatitis B surface antigen in chronic hepatitis B virus infection

Ochi, Y., Hashimoto, S., Kawabe, N., Murao, M., Nakano, T., Kan, T., Nakaoka, K., Ohki, M., Kurashita, T., Takamura, T., Nomura, S., Nishikawa, T., Fukui, A., Osakabe, K., Ichino, N. & Yoshioka, K., 01-07-2017, In : Hepatology Research. 47, 8, p. 755-766 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Changes of shear-wave velocity by interferon-based therapy in chronic hepatitis C

Osakabe, K., Ichino, N., Nishikawa, T., Sugiyama, H., Kato, M., Shibata, A., Asada, W., Kawabe, N., Hashimoto, S., Murao, M., Nakano, T., Shimazaki, H., Kan, T., Nakaoka, K., Takagawa, Y., Ohki, M., Kurashita, T., Takamura, T. & Yoshioka, K., 21-09-2015, In : World Journal of Gastroenterology. 21, 35, p. 10215-10223 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Longitudinal study of circulating miR-122 in a rat model of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Yamada, H., Ohashi, K., Suzuki, K., Munetsuna, E., Ando, Y., Yamazaki, M., Ishikawa, H., Ichino, N., Teradaira, R. & Hashimoto, S., 01-01-2015, In : Clinica Chimica Acta. 446, p. 267-271 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

PNPLA3 I148M associations with liver carcinogenesis in Japanese chronic hepatitis C patients

Nakaoka, K., Hashimoto, S., Kawabe, N., Nitta, Y., Murao, M., Nakano, T., Shimazaki, H., Kan, T., Takagawa, Y., Ohki, M., Kurashita, T., Takamura, T., Nishikawa, T., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K. & Yoshioka, K., 01-01-2015, In : SpringerPlus. 4, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

The NAFLD Index: A Simple and Accurate Screening Tool for the Prediction of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Sugimoto, K., Suzuki, K., Yamada, H., Takai, H., Sugiyama, H., Yukitake, J., Inoue, T., Ohashi, K., Hata, T., Hamajima, N., Nishikawa, T., Hashimoto, S., Kawabe, N. & Yoshioka, K., 01-01-2015, In : Rinsho byori. The Japanese journal of clinical pathology. 63, 1, p. 32-43 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Association between serum levels of carotenoids and serum asymmetric dimethylarginine levels in Japanese subjects

Watarai, R., Suzuki, K., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Sugimoto, K., Yamada, H., Hamajima, T., Hamajima, N. & Inoue, T., 2014, In : Journal of epidemiology. 24, 3, p. 250-257 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Factors correlating with acoustic radiation force impulse elastography in chronic hepatitis C

Nishikawa, T., Hashimoto, S., Kawabe, N., Harata, M., Nitta, Y., Murao, M., Nakano, T., Mizuno, Y., Shimazaki, H., Kan, T., Nakaoka, K., Takagawa, Y., Ohki, M., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K. & Yoshioka, K., 07-02-2014, In : World Journal of Gastroenterology. 20, 5, p. 1289-1297 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Association of serum carotenoid levels with N-terminal pro-brain-type natriuretic peptide: A cross-sectional study in Japan

Suzuki, K., Ishii, J., Kitagawa, F., Kuno, A., Kusuhara, Y., Ochiai, J., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Sugimoto, K., Yamada, H., Ito, Y., Hamajima, N. & Inoue, T., 18-07-2013, In : Journal of epidemiology. 23, 3, p. 163-168 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Association of serum carotenoid levels with urinary albumin excretion in a general Japanese population: The Yakumo study

Suzuki, K., Honjo, H., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Sugimoto, K., Yamada, H., Kusuhara, Y., Watarai, R., Hamajima, T., Hamajima, N. & Inoue, T., 31-08-2013, In : Journal of epidemiology. 23, 6, p. 451-456 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Associations between circulating microRNAs (miR-21, miR-34a, miR-122 and miR-451) and non-alcoholic fatty liver

Yamada, H., Suzuki, K., Ichino, N., Ando, Y., Sawada, A., Osakabe, K., Sugimoto, K., Ohashi, K., Teradaira, R., Inoue, T., Hamajima, N. & Hashimoto, S., 03-09-2013, In : Clinica Chimica Acta. 424, p. 99-103 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

154 Citations (Scopus)
2012

The stiffness parameter β assessed by an ultrasonic phase-locked echo-tracking system is associated with plaque formation in the common carotid artery

Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Sugimoto, K., Yokoi, A., Inoue, T., Suzuki, K., Kusuhara, Y., Hamajima, N., Takai, H. & Hata, T., 01-01-2012, In : Journal of Medical Ultrasonics. 39, 1, p. 3-9 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Liver stiffness in extrahepatic cholestasis correlates positively with bilirubin and negatively with alanine aminotransferase

Harata, M., Hashimoto, S., Kawabe, N., Nitta, Y., Murao, M., Nakano, T., Arima, Y., Shimazaki, H., Ishikawa, T., Okumura, A., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Nishikawa, T. & Yoshioka, K., 01-05-2011, In : Hepatology Research. 41, 5, p. 423-429 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Reduction of liver stiffness by antiviral therapy in chronic hepatitis B

Osakabe, K., Ichino, N., Nishikawa, T., Sugiyama, H., Kato, M., Kitahara, S., Hashimoto, S., Kawabe, N., Harata, M., Nitta, Y., Murao, M., Nakano, T., Shimazaki, H., Arima, Y., Suzuki, K. & Yoshioka, K., 01-11-2011, In : Journal of Gastroenterology. 46, 11, p. 1324-1334 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)
2010

A new index for non-invasive assessment of liver fibrosis

Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Nishikawa, T., Sugiyama, H., Kato, M., Kitahara, S., Hashimoto, S., Kawabe, N., Harata, M., Nitta, Y., Murao, M., Nakano, T., Arima, Y., Shimazaki, H., Suzuki, K. & Yoshioka, K., 14-10-2010, In : World Journal of Gastroenterology. 16, 38, p. 4809-4816 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Reduction of liver stiffness by interferon treatment in the patients with chronic hepatitis C

Arima, Y., Kawabe, N., Hashimoto, S., Harata, M., Nitta, Y., Murao, M., Nakano, T., Shimazaki, H., Kobayashi, K., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Nishikawa, T., Okumura, A., Ishikawa, T. & Yoshioka, K., 01-04-2010, In : Hepatology Research. 40, 4, p. 383-392 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Liver stiffness measured by transient elastography correlates with fibrosis area in liver biopsy in patients with chronic hepatitis C

Nitta, Y., Kawabe, N., Hashimoto, S., Harata, M., Komura, N., Kobayashi, K., Arima, Y., Shimazaki, H., Nakano, T., Murao, M., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Aoki, H., Hosoe, Y., Sugiyama, H., Nishikawa, T. & Yoshioka, K., 07-07-2009, In : Hepatology Research. 39, 7, p. 675-684 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Expression levels of Egr-1 and Nur77 proteins in mouse brain are increased by withdrawal of nicotine

Yamada, K., Sawada, H., Nishii, K., Ichino, N., Hida, T., Nagao, S., Takahashi, H., Ishiguro, H. & Nagatsu, T., 01-12-2007, In : Biogenic Amines. 21, 4, p. 183-194 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Association of abdominal obesity with decreased serum levels of carotenoids in a healthy Japanese population

Suzuki, K., Inoue, T., Hioki, R., Ochiai, J., Kusuhara, Y., Ichino, N., Osakabe, K., Hamajima, N. & Ito, Y., 01-10-2006, In : Clinical Nutrition. 25, 5, p. 780-789 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Contrast-enhanced sonography of pancreatic ductal carcinoma using agent detection imaging

Ichino, N., Horiguchi, Y., Imai, H., Osakabe, K., Nishikawa, T., Sugita, Y., Utsugi, H., Togo, Y., Sawai, T. & Mizoguchi, Y., 01-03-2006, In : Journal of Medical Ultrasonics. 33, 1, p. 29-35 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Increased expression of signal proteins in mouse brain by withdrawal of nicotine after chronic administration of the alkaloid

Yamada, K., Ichino, N., Nishii, K., Sawada, H., Hida, T. & Ishiguro, H., 01-12-2006, In : Biogenic Amines. 20, 3-4, p. 112-120 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2005

Expression levels of Rab2, a G protein, and Bag-1, a Bcl-2 binding protein are controlled by withdrawal of nicotine from cultured pheochromocytoma PC12 cells

Yamada, K., Ishiguro, H., Ichino, N., Nishii, K., Sawada, H., Hida, T. & Nagatsu, T., 01-05-2005, In : Journal of Neural Transmission. 112, 5, p. 633-639 7 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Increase of transcriptional levels of egr-1 and nur77 genes due to both nicotine treatment and withdrawal in pheochromocytoma cells

Ichino, N., Yamada, K., Nishii, K., Sawada, H., Nagatsu, T. & Ishiguro, H., 23-07-2002, In : Journal of Neural Transmission. 109, 7-8, p. 1015-1022 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Age-dependent and tissue-specific CAG repeat instability occurs in mouse knock-in for a mutant Huntington's disease gene

Ishiguro, H., Yamada, K., Sawada, H., Nishii, K., Ichino, N., Sawada, M., Kurosawa, Y., Matsushita, N., Kobayashi, K., Goto, J., Hashida, H., Masuda, N., Kanazawa, I. & Nagatsu, T., 15-08-2001, In : Journal of Neuroscience Research. 65, 4, p. 289-297 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Characterization of the human NTAK gene structure and distribution of the isoforms for rat NTAK mRNA

Yamada, K., Ichino, N., Nishii, K., Sawada, H., Higashiyama, S., Ishiguro, H. & Nagatsu, T., 05-09-2000, In : Gene. 255, 1, p. 15-24 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

The Risk of Helicobacter Pylori Infection and Atrophic Gastritis from Food and Drink Intake: A Cross-sectional Study in Hokkaido, Japan

Ito, Y., Suzuki, K., Ichino, N., Imai, H., Sakaguchi, H., Hokama, M., Nishii, M. & Nakano, H., 01-01-2000, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 1, 2, p. 147-156 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)
1999

Nicotine withdrawal up-regulates c-Fos transcription in pheochromocytoma cells

Ichino, N., Ishiguro, H., Yamada, K., Nishii, K., Sawada, H. & Nagatsu, T., 01-10-1999, In : Neuroscience Research. 35, 1, p. 63-69 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
1998
9 Citations (Scopus)

Structure and function of a novel ErbB ligand, NTAK

Ishiguro, H., Higashiyama, S., Yamada, K., Ichino, N., Taniguchi, N. & Nagatsu, T., 11-12-1998, In : Japanese Journal of Psychopharmacology. 18, 4, p. 137-142 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

4 Citations (Scopus)
1997

A novel brain-derived member of the epidermal growth factor family that interacts with ErbB3 and ErbB4

Higashiyama, S., Horikawa, M., Yamada, K., Ichino, N., Nakano, N., Nakagawa, T., Miyagawa, J., Matsushita, N., Nagatsu, T., Taniguchi, N. & Ishiguro, H., 09-1997, In : Journal of Biochemistry. 122, 3, p. 675-680 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Citations (Scopus)

Nicotine regulates mRNA level of tyrosine hydroxylase gene but not that of nicotinic acetylcholine receptor genes in PC12 cells

Ishiguro, H., Ichino, N., Yamada, K. & Nagatsu, T., 30-05-1997, In : Neuroscience Letters. 228, 1, p. 37-40 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)