Last Updated :2019/10/15

Affiliations, Positions
Hiroshima University Hospital, ., Assistant Professor
Other Contact Details
1-2-3 Kasumi Minami-ku Hiroshima, Japan
TEL : (+81)82-257-5192 FAX : (+81)82-257-5194
I am taking care of pancreatic biliary tract diseases. Especially we are focusing on early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer.

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 1997/05/16, 1998/03/30, Hiroshima University, Medical Hospital, Clinical Resident
  • 1998/04/01, 1998/09/30, Hiroshima General Hospital of West Japan Railwey Company, Medical Hospital, Clinical Resident
  • 1998/10/01, 1999/03/30, Hiroshima University, Medical Hospital, Clinical Resident
  • 1999/04/01, 2001/03/31, National Hospital Organization Higashihiroshima Medical Center, Medical Hospital, Medicall Doctor
  • 2001/04/01, 2002/03/31, Miyoshi Central Hospital, Medical Hospital, Medicall Doctor
  • 2002/04/01, 2003/03/31, Yamasaki Hospital , Medical Hospital, Medicall Doctor
  • 2007/04/01, 2010/03/31, Hiroshima University Hospital, Medical Hospital, Clinical Fellow
  • 2010/04/01, Hiroshima University, Medical Hospital, Assistant Professor
  • 2016/06/01, Hiroshima University, Medical Hospital, Clinical Lecturer

Educational Backgrounds

  • Hiroshima University, Japan, 1991/04, 1997/03

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science, Hiroshima University

In Charge of Primary Major Programs

  • Medicine

Research Fields

  • Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy;Clinical internal medicine;Gastroenterology

Research Keywords

  • pancreatic biliary tract diseases early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer.

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • nihon naika gakkai
  • nihon naisikyou gakkai
  • nihon syoukakibyou gakkai
  • nihon gantiryou gakkai
  • nihon suizougakkai
  • nihon tandougakkai

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2019, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Clinical diagnosis and treatment I
  2. 2019, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Introduction to clinical clerkship
  3. 2019, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Internal Medicine I

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Elevated expression of cyclooxygenase-2 and microsomal prostaglandin E synthase-1 in primary sclerosing cholangitis: Implications for cholangiocarcinogenesis, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 43(4), 1073-1079, 20131001
  2. A comparative study of 4 Fr versus 6 Fr nasobiliary drainage catheters: A randomized, controlled trial, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 29(3), 653-659, 20140301
  3. Gemcitabine suppresses malignant ascites of human pancreatic cancer: correlation with VEGF expression in ascites., Oncol Rep., 11, 73-80, 20040101
  4. The effects of ZD1839 (Iressa), a highly selective EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor, as a radiosensitiser in bile duct carcinoma cell lines, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 28(4), 915-921, 20060401
  5. Management of intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas - Treatment strategy based on morphologic classification, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY, 40(9), 856-862, 20061001
  6. Expression of multidrug resistance-associated protein 2 is involved in chemotherapy resistance in human pancreatic cancer, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 33(6), 1187-1194, 20081201
  7. Statins induce apoptosis and inhibit proliferation in cholangiocarcinoma cells, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 39(3), 561-568, 20110901
  8. Assessment of Trypsinogen-2 Levels as an Early Diagnostic for Post-Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Pancreatitis, PANCREAS, 40(8), 1206-1210, 20111101
  9. The effect of respiratory-gated positron emission tomography/computed tomography in patients with pancreatic cancer, HELLENIC JOURNAL OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE, 17(1), 31-36, 20140401
  10. Timing of radiological improvement after steroid therapy in patients with autoimmune pancreatitis, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 49(6), 727-733, 20140601
  11. Antibiotic prophylaxis for endoscopic retrograde chlangiopancreatography increases the detection rate of drug-resistant bacteria in bile, JOURNAL OF HEPATO-BILIARY-PANCREATIC SCIENCES, 21(9), 712-718, 20140901
  12. Occupational Radiation Exposure during Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography and Usefulness of Radiation Protective Curtains, GASTROENTEROLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, 20140401
  13. Evaluation of Antibiotic Use to Prevent Post-Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Pancreatitis and Cholangitis, HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, 62(138), 417-424, 20150301
  14. Characteristic Features of Cholangiocarcinoma Complicating Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis, HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, 61(131), 567-573, 20140501
  15. Preoperative Biliary Drainage in Cases of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer Treated with Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Surgery, GASTROENTEROLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, 20160106
  16. The Role of the selective Arterial Secretagogue Injection Test for Non-Functional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor, JOURNAL OF THE PANCREAS, 16(6), 601-606, 20151109
  17. A comparison of 4Fr with 5Fr endoscopic nasopancreatic drainage catheters:A randomized,controlled trial, J Gastroenterol Hepatol, 31(10), 1783-1789, 20161027
  18. Two Cases of Mucinous(Non-Cystic)Carcinoma of the Pancreas Without Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm, Pancreas, 45(6), 924-925, 20151001
  19. The Role of the Selective Arterial Secretagogue Injection Test for Non-Functional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor, JOURNAL OF THE PANCREAS, 16(6), 601-606, NOV 2015
  20. A comparison of 4-Fr with 5-Fr endoscopic nasopancreatic drainage catheters: A randomized, controlled trial, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 31(10), 1783-1789, OCT 2016
  21. Interferon alpha treatment stimulates interferon gamma expression in type I NKT cells and enhances their antiviral effect against hepatitis C virus, PLOS ONE, 12(3), MAR 2 2017
  22. Clinical features and predictive value of serum inflammatory markers of perivascular involvement in immunoglobulin G4-related disease, Heart VesselsDOI 10.1007/s00380-017-0987-2(Heart VesselsDOI 10.1007/s00380-017-0987-2), 2017
  23. Use of 4-Fr versus 6-Fr Nasobiliary Catheter for Biliary Drainage : A Prospective, Multicenter, Randomized, Controlled Study, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy, 7156719 7(7156719 7), 2017
  24. Multicenter study of early pancreatic cancer in Japan, PANCREATOLOGY, 18(1), 61-67, JAN 2018
  25. Indication and Usefulness of Bile Juice Cytology for Diagnosis of Gallbladder Cancer, GASTROENTEROLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, 2018
  26. Management of Pancreatolithiasis: A Nationwide Survey in Japan, PANCREAS, 47(6), 708-714, JUL 2018
  27. Clinical guidelines for primary sclerosing cholangitis 2017, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(9), 1006-1034, SEP 2018
  28. Impact of sclerosing dacryoadenitis/sialadenitis on relapse during steroid therapy in patients with type 1 autoimmune pancreatitis, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 54(2), 259-264, 20190201

Publications such as books

  1. 2007/04/01, Management of intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas : treatment strategy based on morphologic classification

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. The utility of the 4Fr nasobiliary drainage catheter: Prospective multicenter,randomized,controlled study, Tsuboi T, Serikawa M, Ishii Y, Fujimoto Y, Ishigaki T, Yamaguchi A, Kuwabara K, Sasaki T, Shimizu A, Chayama K, Asia Pacific Digestive Week (APDW), 2016/11/05, Without Invitation
  2. Development of an early screening method for chronic pancreatitis using real-time-elastography, Shimizu A, Serikawa M, Ishii Y, Tsuboi T, Kurihara K, Tatsukawa Y, Miyaki E, Kawamura R, Tsushima K, Chayama K, Asia Pacific Digestive Week (APDW), 2016/11/04, Without Invitation

Social Activities

History as Committee Members

  1. nihon syoukakibyougakkai
  2. nihon syoukakinaisikyougakkai
  3. nihonnsyoukakigazousinndannkennkyuukaisewaninnkai