KazuakiChayama

Last Updated :2019/10/06

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Medicine), ., Professor
Web Site
E-mail
chayamahiroshima-u.ac.jp
Self-introduction
Since I became a Professor of the Faculty of Medicine, Hiroshima University, in September, 2000 and the head Professor of the Division of Gastroenterology of Hiroshima University Hospital in April 2002, our laboratory has evolved steadily as the result of the hard work of its doctors, staff and graduate students in the field of medical examination, education and research. We really appreciate the support of persons concerned with these activities.

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 1981/05/01, Medical corporation Dojinkai, Clinical Fellow
  • 1986/04/01, National Public Officers Mutual Aid Association Federation, Clinical Fellow
  • 1996/07/01, same, Medical director
  • 2000/09/01, 2002/03/31, Hiroshima University, Faculty of Medicine, Professor
  • 2002/04/01, 2019/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences , Professor
  • 2005/04/01, 2011/03/31, Hiroshima University, Hospital, Deputy Director
  • 2009/04/01, 2011/03/31, Hiroshima University, Vice Executive
  • 2011/04/01, 2015/03/31, Hiroshima University, Hospital, Director
  • 2012/04/01, 2015/03/31, Hiroshima University, Executive and Vice President
  • 2015/04/01, 2016/03/31, Hiroshima University, Special Assistant to the President

Educational Backgrounds

  • Hiroshima University, Faculty of Medicine, Japan, 1974/04, 1981/03

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Sciences, The University of Tokyo

Educational Activity

  • 【Bachelor Degree Program】School of Medicine : Program of Medicine
  • 【Doctoral Program】Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences : Division of Biomedical Sciences : Program of Medicine

In Charge of Primary Major Programs

  • Dentistry
  • Medicine

Research Fields

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

Research Keywords

  • nucleotide sequence|Hepatitis-B
  • epigenetics
  • liver cirrhosis
  • driver mutation
  • deep sequence
  • whole genome analysisi
  • Hepatitis-C
  • whole genome sequencing
  • hepatitis
  • hepatocellular carcinoma

Affiliated Academic Societies

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2019, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Clinical diagnosis and treatment I
  2. 2019, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice for medical research
  3. 2019, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 1Term, Introductory Seminar for First-Year Students
  4. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced research on Gastroenterology and Metabolism
  5. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced research on Gastroenterology and Metabolism
  6. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced seminar on Gastroenterology and Metabolism
  7. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced seminar on Gastroenterology and Metabolism

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Advanced liver fibrosis effects on the response to sofosbuvir-based antiviral therapies for chronic hepatitis C, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 90(12), 1834-1840, 201812
  2. CTL-associated and NK cell-associated immune responses induce different HBV DNA reduction patterns in chronic hepatitis B patients, JOURNAL OF VIRAL HEPATITIS, 25(12), 1555-1564, 201812
  3. The novel cutoff points for the FIB4 index categorized by age increase the diagnostic accuracy in NAFLD: a multi-center study, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(11), 1216-1224, 201811
  4. Early experience of seven hepatocellular carcinoma cases treated with regorafenib, CLINICAL CASE REPORTS, 6(11), 2217-2223, 201811
  5. Chromosome 4q25 Variant rs6817105 Bring Sinus Node Dysfunction and Left Atrial Enlargement, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 8, 20181001
  6. Comparison of clinical outcome of hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy and sorafenib for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma according to macrovascular invasion and transcatheter arterial chemoembolization refractory status, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 33(10), 1780-1786, 201810
  7. Chromosomal Abnormalities in Human Lymphocytes after Computed Tomography Scan Procedure, RADIATION RESEARCH, 190(4), 424-432, 201810
  8. Molecular Mechanisms of Hepatocarcinogenesis Following Sustained Virological Response in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection, VIRUSES-BASEL, 10(10), 201810
  9. IL-1 beta/ATF3-mediated induction of Ski2 expression enhances hepatitis B virus x mRNA degradation, BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 503(3), 1854-1860, 20180910
  10. Maintenance of low inflammation level by the ZFHX3 SNP rs2106261 minor allele contributes to reduced atrial fibrillation recurrence after pulmonary vein isolation, PLOS ONE, 13(9), 20180904
  11. Potent viral suppression and improvements in alpha-fetoprotein and measures of fibrosis in Japanese patients receiving a daclatasvir/asunaprevir/beclabuvir fixed-dose combination for the treatment of HCV genotype-1 infection, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(9), 1089-1097, 201809
  12. Clinical outcomes of sorafenib treatment failure for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma and candidates for regorafenib treatment in real-world practice, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(10), 814-820, 201809
  13. New assessment of endothelial function measured by short time flow-mediated vasodilation: Comparison with conventional flow-mediated vasodilation measurement, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 265, 24-29, 20180815
  14. Watch-and-wait policy versus rituximab-combined chemotherapy in Japanese patients with intestinal follicular lymphoma, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 33(8), 1461-1468, 201808
  15. Long-term outcome of stereotactic body radiotherapy for patients with small hepatocellular carcinoma, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(9), 701-707, 201808
  16. Limitations of daclatasvir/asunaprevir plus beclabuvir treatment in cases of NS5A inhibitor treatment failure, JOURNAL OF GENERAL VIROLOGY, 99(8), 1058-1065, 201808
  17. Hepatectomy versus stereotactic body radiotherapy for primary early hepatocellular carcinoma: A propensity-matched analysis in a single institution, SURGERY, 164(2), 219-226, 201808
  18. Acute hepatitis B virus infection in humanized chimeric mice has multiphasic viral kinetics, HEPATOLOGY, 68(2), 473-484, 201808
  19. Management of occult obscure gastrointestinal bleeding patients based on long-term outcomes, THERAPEUTIC ADVANCES IN GASTROENTEROLOGY, 11, 20180716
  20. A Data Mining-based Prognostic Algorithm for NAFLD-related Hepatoma Patients: A Nationwide Study by the Japan Study Group of NAFLD, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 8, 20180711
  21. Comparison of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Combined With or Without Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization for Patients With Small Hepatocellular Carcinoma Ineligible for Resection or Ablation Therapies, TECHNOLOGY IN CANCER RESEARCH & TREATMENT, 17, 20180701
  22. Use of anticoagulants increases risk of bleeding after colorectal endoscopic submucosal dissection, ENDOSCOPY INTERNATIONAL OPEN, 6(7), E857-E864, 201807
  23. Sofosbuvir-velpatasvir plus ribavirin in Japanese patients with genotype 1 or 2 hepatitis C who failed direct-acting antivirals, HEPATOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, 12(4), 356-367, 201807
  24. HCN4 Gene Polymorphisms Are Associated With Occurrence of Tachycardia-Induced Cardiomyopathy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation, CIRCULATION-GENOMIC AND PRECISION MEDICINE, 11(7), 201807
  25. Diagnosis of superficial esophageal squamous cell carcinoma invasion depth before endoscopic submucosal dissection, DISEASES OF THE ESOPHAGUS, 31(7), 201807
  26. Endothelial dysfunction, abnormal vascular structure and lower urinary tract symptoms in men and women, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 261, 196-203, 20180615
  27. Hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy followed by sorafenib in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HICS 55): an open label, non-comparative, phase II trial, BMC CANCER, 18, 20180604
  28. Prevalence of NS5A resistance associated variants in NS5A inhibitor treatment failures and an effective treatment for NS5A-P32 deleted hepatitis C virus in humanized mice, BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 500(2), 152-157, 20180602
  29. Reactive hyperemia-peripheral arterial tonometry is useful for assessment of not only endothelial function but also stenosis of the digital artery, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 260, 178-183, 20180601
  30. Preclinical Pharmacological Development of Chlorcyclizine Derivatives for the Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus Infection, JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 217(11), 1761-1769, 20180601
  31. Curative Criteria After Endoscopic Resection for Superficial Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinomas, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 63(6), 1605-1612, 201806
  32. Cost-effectiveness analyses of anti-hepatitis C virus treatments using quality of life scoring among patients with chronic liver disease in Hiroshima prefecture, Japan, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(7), 509-520, 201806
  33. Wisteria floribunda agglutinin-positive Mac-2 binding protein predicts the development of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(7), 521-528, 201806
  34. Silencing of Discoidin Domain Receptor-1 (DDR1) Concurrently Inhibits Multiple Steps of Metastasis Cascade in Gastric Cancer, TRANSLATIONAL ONCOLOGY, 11(3), 575-584, 201806
  35. Rosmarinic acid is a novel inhibitor for Hepatitis B virus replication targeting viral epsilon RNA-polymerase interaction, PLOS ONE, 13(5), 20180521
  36. Short-term outcomes of endoscopic submucosal dissection for superficial cecal tumors: a comparison between extension and nonextension into the appendiceal orifice, THERAPEUTIC ADVANCES IN GASTROENTEROLOGY, 11, 20180501
  37. miR-135a-5p-mediated downregulation of protein tyrosine phosphatase receptor delta is a candidate driver of HCV-associated hepatocarcinogenesis, GUT, 67(5), 953-962, 201805
  38. Genomic characterization of biliary tract cancers identifies driver genes and predisposing mutations, JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, 68(5), 959-969, 201805
  39. Long-term follow-up of clinical trial patients treated for chronic HCV infection with daclatasvir-based regimens, LIVER INTERNATIONAL, 38(5), 821-833, 201805
  40. In-depth characterization of the cisplatin mutational signature in human cell lines and in esophageal and liver tumors, GENOME RESEARCH, 28(5), 654-665, 201805
  41. Evaluation of glycemic variability in chronic liver disease patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus using continuous glucose monitoring, PLOS ONE, 13(4), 20180403
  42. Serial profiling of circulating tumor DNA for optimization of anti-VEGF chemotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer patients, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 142(7), 1418-1426, 20180401
  43. Clinical significance of small-bowel villous edema in patients with liver cirrhosis: A capsule endoscopy study, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 33(4), 825-830, 201804
  44. Efficacy and safety of ledipasvir/sofosbuvir with ribavirin in chronic hepatitis C patients who failed daclatasvir/asunaprevir therapy: pilot study, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(4), 548-556, 201804
  45. Efficacy and safety of glecaprevir/pibrentasvir in Japanese patients with chronic genotype 1 hepatitis C virus infection with and without cirrhosis, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(4), 557-565, 201804
  46. Efficacy and safety of glecaprevir/pibrentasvir in HCV-infected Japanese patients with prior DAA experience, severe renal impairment, or genotype 3 infection, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(4), 566-575, 201804
  47. Chronic kidney disease is associated with vascular smooth muscle dysfunction but not with endothelial dysfunction, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 254, 284-290, 20180301
  48. Clinical outcomes of endoscopic submucosal dissection for colorectal tumors: a large multicenter retrospective study from the Hiroshima GI Endoscopy Research Group, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 87(3), 714-722, 201803
  49. Risk factors for exacerbation of gastroesophageal varices and portosystemic encephalopathy during treatment with nucleos(t)ide analogs for hepatitis B virus-related cirrhosis, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(4), 264-274, 201803
  50. Efficacy and safety of telaprevir with natural human interferon-beta and ribavirin in Japanese chronic hepatitis C patients with depression, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(2), 184-192, 201802
  51. Clinical outcomes of stereotactic body radiotherapy for elderly patients with hepatocellular carcinoma, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(2), 193-204, 201802
  52. Integrated Resistance Analysis of CERTAIN-1 and CERTAIN-2 Studies in Hepatitis C Virus-Infected Patients Receiving Glecaprevir and Pibrentasvir in Japan, ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, 62(2), 201802
  53. Combinational use of hepatitis B viral antigens predicts responses to nucleos(t)ide analogue/peg-interferon sequential therapy, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(2), 247-257, 201802
  54. Involvement of Porphyromonas gingivalis in the progression of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(2), 269-280, 201802
  55. Efficacy and safety of glecaprevir/pibrentasvir in Japanese patients with chronic genotype 2 hepatitis C virus infection, HEPATOLOGY, 67(2), 505-513, 201802
  56. Resistance characterization of hepatitis C virus genotype 2 from Japanese patients treated with ombitasvir and paritaprevir/ritonavir, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 90(1), 109-119, 201801
  57. Daclatasvir and asunaprevir in hemodialysis patients with hepatitis C virus infection: a nationwide retrospective study in Japan, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(1), 119-128, 201801
  58. Characterization of Recombinant Flaviviridae Viruses Possessing a Small Reporter Tag, JOURNAL OF VIROLOGY, 92(2), 201801
  59. Brachial artery diameter as a marker for cardiovascular risk assessment: FMD-J study, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, 268, 92-98, 201801
  60. Serum HMGB1 concentrations at 4 weeks is a useful predictor of extreme poor prognosis for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma treated with sorafenib and hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(1), 107-118, 201801
  61. Efficacy and safety of edoxaban for treatment of portal vein thrombosis following danaparoid sodium in patients with liver cirrhosis, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(1), 51-58, 201801
  62. Hepatocellular carcinoma treated with sorafenib: Arterial tumor perfusion in dynamic contrast-enhanced CT as early imaging biomarkers for survival, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, 98, 41-49, 201801
  63. Interrelationships Among Flow-Mediated Vasodilation, Nitroglycerine-Induced Vasodilation, Baseline Brachial Artery Diameter, Hyperemic Shear Stress, and Cardiovascular Risk Factors, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, 7(1), 201801
  64. Comparison of Outcome of Hepatic Arterial Infusion Chemotherapy Combined with Radiotherapy and Sorafenib for Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients with Major Portal Vein Tumor Thrombosis, ONCOLOGY, 94(4), 215-222, 2018
  65. Taking Warfarin with Heparin Replacement and Direct Oral Anticoagulant Is a Risk Factor for Bleeding after Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Early Gastric Cancer, DIGESTION, 97(3), 240-249, 2018
  66. Indication and Usefulness of Bile Juice Cytology for Diagnosis of Gallbladder Cancer, GASTROENTEROLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, 2018
  67. Predictive Factors of Portal Hypertensive Enteropathy Exacerbation in Patients with Liver Cirrhosis: A Capsule Endoscopy Study, DIGESTION, 98(1), 33-40, 2018
  68. Clinical Significance of Reddish Depressed Lesions Observed in the Gastric Mucosa after Helicobacter pylori Eradication, DIGESTION, 98(1), 48-55, 2018
  69. Magnifying Endoscopy with Narrow Band Imaging in Estimating the Invasion Depth of Superficial Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinomas, DIGESTION, 98(4), 249-256, 2018
  70. Clinicopathologic and endoscopic features of early-stage colorectal serrated adenocarcinoma, BMC GASTROENTEROLOGY, 17, 20171212
  71. Evaluation of the visibility of early gastric cancer using linked color imaging and blue laser imaging, BMC GASTROENTEROLOGY, 17, 20171208
  72. HCV kinetic and modeling analyses project shorter durations to cure under combined therapy with daclatasvir and asunaprevir in chronic HCV-infected patients, PLOS ONE, 12(12), 20171207
  73. H558R, a common SCN5A polymorphism, modifies the clinical phenotype of Brugada syndrome by modulating DNA methylation of SCN5A promoters, JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, 24, 20171204
  74. Wisteria floribunda agglutinin positive Mac-2-binding protein level increases in patients with acute liver injury, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(12), 1252-1257, 201712
  75. Hepatitis B Virus Evades Innate Immunity of Hepatocytes but Activates Cytokine Production by Macrophages, HEPATOLOGY, 66(6), 1779-1793, 201712
  76. Emergence of drug resistance-associated variants and changes in serum lipid profiles in sofosbuvir plus ledipasvir-treated chronic hepatitis C patients, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 89(11), 1963-1972, 201711
  77. Long-term outcomes after treatment for T1 colorectal carcinoma: a multicenter retrospective cohort study of Hiroshima GI Endoscopy Research Group, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(11), 1169-1179, 201711
  78. Clinical impact of surveillance colonoscopy using magnification without diminutive polyp removal, DIGESTIVE ENDOSCOPY, 29(7), 773-781, 201711
  79. Diagnostic performance of Japan NBI Expert Team classification for differentiation among noninvasive, superficially invasive, and deeply invasive colorectal neoplasia, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 86(4), 700-709, 201710
  80. Endothelial Function Is Impaired in Patients Receiving Antihypertensive Drug Treatment Regardless of Blood Pressure Level FMD-J Study (Flow-Mediated Dilation Japan), HYPERTENSION, 70(4), 790-+, 201710
  81. Clinical features and predictive value of serum inflammatory markers of perivascular involvement in immunoglobulin G4-related disease, HEART AND VESSELS, 32(10), 1176-1185, 201710
  82. Evaluation of antiviral effect of type I, II, and III interferons on direct-acting antiviral-resistant hepatitis C virus, ANTIVIRAL RESEARCH, 146, 130-138, 201710
  83. Polysaccharides derived from Ganoderma lucidum fungus mycelia ameliorate indomethacin-induced small intestinal injury via induction of GM-CSF from macrophages, CELLULAR IMMUNOLOGY, 320, 20-28, 201710
  84. Persistent Loss of Hepatitis B Virus Markers in Serum without Cellular Immunity by Combination of Peginterferon and Entecavir Therapy in Humanized Mice, ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, 61(9), 201709
  85. Decreased frequency and duration of tooth brushing is a risk factor for endothelial dysfunction, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 241, 30-34, 20170815
  86. Significance of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in Crohn's disease: A retrospective cohort study, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 47(9), 872-881, 201708
  87. Late-onset ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency associated with hyperammonemia, CLINICAL JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 10(4), 383-387, 201708
  88. Liver fibrosis assessment by FibroScan compared with pathological findings of liver resection specimen in hepatitis C infection, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 47(8), 767-772, 201707
  89. Relation of the Bilateral Earlobe Crease to Endothelial Dysfunction, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 119(12), 1983-1988, 20170615
  90. Increasing Risk of Osteoporotic Fracture Is Associated With Vascular Dysfunction and Abnormal Vascular Structure in Both Men and Women, CIRCULATION JOURNAL, 81(6), 862-+, 201706
  91. ITPA polymorphism effects on decrease of hemoglobin during sofosbuvir and ribavirin combination treatment for chronic hepatitis C, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(6), 746-753, 201706
  92. Randomized Phase 3 Trial of Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/Ritonavir and Ribavirin for Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 2-Infected Japanese Patients, ADVANCES IN THERAPY, 34(6), 1449-1465, 201706
  93. Development of a Novel Site-Specific Pegylated Interferon Beta for Antiviral Therapy of Chronic Hepatitis B Virus, ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, 61(6), 201706
  94. Patients with early recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma have poor prognosis, HEPATOBILIARY & PANCREATIC DISEASES INTERNATIONAL, 16(3), 279-288, 201706
  95. Individual patient data meta-analysis of controlled attenuation parameter (CAP) technology for assessing steatosis, JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, 66(5), 1022-1030, 201705
  96. Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induce Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition in Colon Cancer Cells through Direct Cell-to-Cell Contact, NEOPLASIA, 19(5), 429-438, 201705
  97. Characterization of miR-122-independent propagation of HCV, PLOS PATHOGENS, 13(5), 201705
  98. Usefulness of humanized cDNA-uPA/SCID mice for the study of hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus virology, JOURNAL OF GENERAL VIROLOGY, 98(5), 1040-1047, 201705
  99. Safety and efficacy of dual therapy with daclatasvir and asunaprevir for older patients with chronic hepatitis C, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(4), 504-511, 201704
  100. The combination of elbasvir and grazoprevir for the treatment of chronic HCV infection in Japanese patients: a randomized phase II/III study, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(4), 520-533, 201704
  101. Efficacy and Safety of Daclatasvir Plus Asunaprevir Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis C Patients With Renal Dysfunction, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 89(4), 665-671, 201704
  102. Clinical impact and characteristics of the narrow-band imaging magnifying endoscopic classification of colorectal tumors proposed by the Japan NBI Expert Team, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 85(4), 816-821, 201704
  103. Clinical usefulness of magnifying endoscopy for non-ampullary duodenal tumors, ENDOSCOPY INTERNATIONAL OPEN, 5(4), E297-E302, 201704
  104. Three patients treated with sofosbuvir plus ledipasvir for recurrent hepatitis C after liver transplantation, CLINICAL JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 10(2), 179-184, 201704
  105. Quasispecies of Hepatitis C Virus Participate in Cell-Specific Infectivity, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7, 20170322
  106. Endothelial dysfunction and abnormal vascular structure are simultaneously present in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 231, 181-187, 20170315
  107. 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), 20170302
  108. Endothelial function is impaired in relation to alcohol intake even in the case of light alcohol consumption in Asian men; Flow-mediated Dilation Japan (FMD-J) Study, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 230, 523-528, 20170301
  109. Long-term outcomes after endoscopic submucosal dissection for superficial colorectal tumors, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 85(3), 546-553, 201703
  110. Real-world efficacy and safety of daclatasvir and asunaprevir therapy for hepatitis C virus-infected cirrhosis patients, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 32(3), 645-650, 201703
  111. IFNL4 polymorphism effects on outcome of simeprevir, peginterferon, and ribavirin therapy for older patients with genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 47(3), E5-E13, 201703
  112. Interferon Stimulated Genes and Innate Immune Activation Following Infection With Hepatitis B and C Viruses, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 89(3), 388-396, 201703
  113. The relationship between HBcrAg and HBV reinfection in HBV related post-liver transplantation patients, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(3), 366-375, 201703
  114. Daclatasvir/asunaprevir/beclabuvir fixed-dose combination in Japanese patients with HCV genotype 1 infection, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(3), 385-395, 201703
  115. Genome-wide association studies identify PRKCB as a novel genetic susceptibility locus for primary biliary cholangitis in the Japanese population, HUMAN MOLECULAR GENETICS, 26(3), 650-659, 20170201
  116. Whole genome sequencing discriminates hepatocellular carcinoma with intrahepatic metastasis from multi-centric tumors, JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, 66(2), 363-373, 201702
  117. The practical management of chronic hepatitis C infection in Japan - dual therapy of daclatasvir plus asunaprevir, EXPERT REVIEW OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, 11(2), 103-113, 201702
  118. The risk of transient postprandial oxyhypoglycemia in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(2), 253-262, 201702
  119. Choline Deficiency Causes Colonic Type II Natural Killer T (NKT) Cell Loss and Alleviates Murine Colitis under Type I NKT Cell Deficiency, PLOS ONE, 12(1), 20170117
  120. Evaluation for the Clinical Efficacy of Colon Capsule Endoscopy in the Detection of Laterally Spreading Tumors, DIGESTION, 95(1), 43-48, 2017
  121. Retrograde venography during balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration of gastric varices, MINIMALLY INVASIVE THERAPY & ALLIED TECHNOLOGIES, 26(1), 1-6, 2017
  122. Clinical Usefulness of the VS Classification System Using Magnifying Endoscopy with Blue Laser Imaging for Early Gastric Cancer, GASTROENTEROLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, 2017
  123. Why highly effective drugs are not enough: the need for an affordable solution to eliminating HCV, EXPERT REVIEW OF CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY, 10(6), 583-594, 2017
  124. Impact of Hepatitis C Virus Eradication on the Clinical Outcome of Patients with Hepatitis C Virus-Related Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma Treated with Sorafenib, ONCOLOGY, 92(6), 335-346, 2017
  125. Endoscopic findings of the gastric mucosa during long-term use of proton pump inhibitor - a multicenter study, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 52(8), 828-832, 2017
  126. Indications for Small-bowel Capsule Endoscopy in Patients with Chronic Abdominal Pain, INTERNAL MEDICINE, 56(12), 1453-1457, 2017
  127. Serological Evaluation of Gastric Cancer Risk Based on Pepsinogen and Helicobacter pylori Antibody: Relationship to Endoscopic Findings, DIGESTION, 95(4), 314-318, 2017
  128. Circulating level of pigment epithelium-derived factor is associated with vascular function and structure: A cross-sectional study, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 225, 91-95, 20161215
  129. Genetic variations of aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 and alcohol dehydrogenase 1B are associated with the etiology of atrial fibrillation in Japanese, JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, 23, 20161207
  130. Protease Inhibitor Resistance Remains Even After Mutant Strains Become Undetectable by Deep Sequencing, JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 214(11), 1687-1694, 20161201
  131. Hepatitis C virus treatment update - A new era of all-oral HCV treatment, ADVANCES IN DIGESTIVE MEDICINE, 3(4), 153-160, 201612
  132. Endothelial Function Assessed by Automatic Measurement of Enclosed Zone Flow-Mediated Vasodilation Using an Oscillometric Method Is an Independent Predictor of Cardiovascular Events, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, 5(12), 201612
  133. Complete response to short-term sorafenib treatment alone for hepatocellular carcinoma with bone, lymph node, and peritoneum metastases, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 46(13), 1402-1408, 201612
  134. Pharmacokinetics, efficacy and safety of daclatasvir plus asunaprevir in dialysis patients with chronic hepatitis C: pilot study, JOURNAL OF VIRAL HEPATITIS, 23(11), 850-856, 201611
  135. Antiviral effects of anti-HBs immunoglobulin and vaccine on HBs antigen seroclearance for chronic hepatitis B infection, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 51(11), 1073-1080, 201611
  136. Highly multiplexed CRISPR-Cas9-nuclease and Cas9-nickase vectors for inactivation of hepatitis B virus, GENES TO CELLS, 21(11), 1253-1262, 201611
  137. Clinical usefulness of narrow band imaging magnifying colonoscopy for assessing ulcerative colitis-associated cancer/dysplasia, ENDOSCOPY INTERNATIONAL OPEN, 4(11), E1183-E1187, 201611
  138. Effects of ITPA polymorphism on decrease of hemoglobin during simeprevir, peg-interferon, and ribavirin combination treatment for chronic hepatitis C, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 46(12), 1256-1263, 201611
  139. Interferon-stimulated gene of 20 kDa protein (ISG20) degrades RNA of Hepatitis B virus to impede the replication of HBV in vitro and in vivo, ONCOTARGET, 7(42), 68179-68193, 20161018
  140. Serum YKL-40 as a marker of liver fibrosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6, 20161014
  141. Long-term prognosis after endoscopic submucosal dissection for early gastric cancer in super-elderly patients, SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 30(10), 4321-4329, 201610
  142. Endoscopic submucosal dissection for anorectal tumor with hemorrhoids close to the dentate line: a multicenter study of Hiroshima GI Endoscopy Study Group, SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 30(10), 4425-4431, 201610
  143. Vaniprevir plus peginterferon alfa-2b and ribavirin in treatment-experienced Japanese patients with hepatitis C virus genotype 1 (GT1b) infection: Phase 3 studies, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 31(10), 1674-1683, 201610
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  767. Sarpogrelate hydrochloride, a selective 5-HT2A antagonist, improves vascular function in patients with peripheral arterial disease, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR PHARMACOLOGY, 49(4), 221-227, 200704
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  772. The effects of different intensities of acute exercise on systemic hemodynamics and forearm vascular function in humans., AMERICAN JUORNAL OF HYPERTENSION, 825-830, 20070214
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  778. Clinical features and prognosis of patients with extrahepatic metastases from hepatocellular carcinoma, WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 13(3), 414-420, 20070121
  779. Basis of decreased risk of gastric cancer in severe atrophic gastritis with eradication of Helicobacter pylori, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 52(1), 232-239, 200701
  780. Gene delivery of paraoxonase-1 inhibits neointimal hyperplasia after arterial balloon-injury in rabbits fed a high-fat diet, HYPERTENSION RESEARCH, 30(1), 85-91, 200701
  781. Lymphatic vessel density at the site of deepest penetration as a predictor of lymph node metastasis in submucosal colorectal cancer, DISEASES OF THE COLON & RECTUM, 50(1), 13-21, 200701
  782. Non-SCN5A related Brugada syndromes: Verification of normal splicing and trafficking of SCN5A without exonic mutations, ANNALS OF HUMAN GENETICS, 71, 8-17, 200701
  783. Balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for portal-systemic encephalopathy due to superior mesenteric-caval shunt via the right gonadal vein, INTERNAL MEDICINE, 46(17), 1479-1480, 2007
  784. Efficacy of percutaneous cementoplasty for bone metastasis from hepatocellular carcinoma, ONCOLOGY, 72(5-6), 285-292, 2007
  785. Eicosapentaenoic acid could permit maintenance of the original ribavirin dose in chronic hepatitis C virus patients during the first 12 weeks of combination therapy with pegylated interferon-alpha and ribavirin, INTERVIROLOGY, 50(6), 439-446, 2007
  786. Helicobacter pylori - Associated gastritis is related to babA2 expression without heterogeneity of the 3 ' region of the cagA genotype in gastric biopsy specimens, PATHOBIOLOGY, 74(5), 309-316, 2007
  787. Predicting the need for surgery in Crohn's disease with contrast harmonic ultrasound, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 42(5), 577-585, 2007
  788. Defensive medicine practices among gastroenterologists in Japan, WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 12(47), 7671-7675, 20061221
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  790. Advantage of endoscopic submucosal dissection compared with EMR for early gastric cancer, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 64(6), 877-883, 200612
  791. Feasibility of freeze-dried sera for serological and molecular biological detection of hepatitis B and C viruses, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 44(12), 4593-4595, 200612
  792. Genetic and pathologic characteristics of gastrointestinal stromal tumors in extragastric lesions, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR MEDICINE, 18(6), 1067-1071, 200612
  793. Small-intestinal Peutz-Jeghers polyps resected by endoscopic polypectomy with double-balloon enteroscopy and removal confirmed by ultrasonography, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 51(12), 2337-2340, 200612
  794. Medical malpractice litigation related to gastrointestinal endoscopy in Japan: A two-decade review of civil court cases, WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 12(42), 6857-6860, 20061114
  795. Emergence of a novel lamivudine-resistant hepatitis B virus variant with a substitution outside the YMDD motif, ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, 50(11), 3867-3874, 200611
  796. High-magnification colonoscopy (with Videos), Gastrointest Endosc, 64(4), 604-613, 20061001
  797. Management of Intraductal Papillary -mucinous Neoplasm of the Pancreas, J Clin Gastroenterol, 40(9), 856-862, 20061001
  798. Autologous bone marrow mononuclear cell implantation induces angiogenesis and bone regeneration in a patient with compartment syndrome, CIRCULATION JOURNAL, 70(10), 1362-1364, 200610
  799. Endoscopic submucosal dissection for residual/local recurrence of early gastric cancer after endoscopic mucosal resection, ENDOSCOPY, 38(10), 996-1000, 200610
  800. Genetic progression and divergence in superficial esophageal squamous cell carcinoma by loss of heterozygosity analysis, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 16(4), 685-691, 200610
  801. High-magnification colonoscopy (with videos), GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 64(4), 604-613, 200610
  802. Management of intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas - Treatment strategy based on morphologic classification, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY, 40(9), 856-862, 200610
  803. Suppression of interferon-related promoter activation by hepatitis C virus proteins expressed in cultured cells., Hiroshima Journal of Medical Sciences, 55(3), 71-77, 20060901
  804. A case of Crohn's disease with hydronephrosis caused by ureteropelvic junction obstruction, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, 18(9), 1015-1018, 200609
  805. A ligand for peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma inhibits human cholangiocarcinoma cell growth: Potential molecular targeting strategy for cholangioma, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 51(9), 1650-1657, 200609
  806. Helicobacter pylori infection is the major risk factor for gastric inflammation in the cardia, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 51(9), 1582-1588, 200609
  807. Medical malpractice litigation in gastroenterological practice in Japan: A 22-yr review of civil court cases, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 101(9), 1951-1953, 200609
  808. Anti-fibrogenic function of angiotensin II type 2 receptor in CCl4-induced liver fibrosis, BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 346(3), 658-664, 20060804
  809. Serine palmitoyltransferase inhibitor suppresses HCV replication in a mouse model, BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 346(1), 67-73, 20060721
  810. Pit pattern diagnosis for colorectal neoplasia using narrow band imaging magnification, Dig Endosc, 18, S52-S56, 20060701
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  812. Clinicopathologic and genetic characteristics of gastric cancer in young male and female patients, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 16(1), 11-15, 200607
  813. Double-balloon enteroscopy in patients with GI bleeding of obscure origin, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 64(1), 135-140, 200607
  814. Gastrointestinal stromal tumor in jejunum: Diagnosis using contrast-enhanced ultrasonography and double-balloon enteroscopy, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 51(7), 1236-1240, 200607
  815. Neuropilin-1 is involved in regulation of apoptosis and migration of human colon cancer, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 29(1), 105-116, 200607
  816. Real-time visualization and quantitation of canine gastric mucosal blood flow by contrast-enhanced ultrasonography, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 41(7), 856-861, 200607
  817. Delection of the KIT gene is associated with liver metastasis and poor prognosis in patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumor in the stomach., Int J Oncology, 28, 1361-1367, 20060601
  818. Deletion of the KIT gene is associated with liver metastasis and poor prognosis in patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumor in the stomach, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 28(6), 1361-1367, 200606
  819. Tetrahydrobiopterin improves aging-related impairment of endothelium-dependent vasodilation through increase in nitric oxide production, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, 186(2), 390-395, 200606
  820. Surface structure of antral gastric mucosa represents the status of histologic gastritis: Fundamental evidence for the evaluation of antral gastritis by magnifying endoscopy, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 21(5), 837-841, 200605
  821. The usefulness of transabdominal ultrasound for the diagnosis of lower gastrointestinal bleeding, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 23(8), 1267-1272, 20060415
  822. Ablation of indiopathic ventricular tachycardia with a left Bundle-Branch block morphology originating from the pulmonary artery., J Arrthmia, 22(3), 180-186, 20060401
  823. Coronary sinus Morphology in Patients with Posteroseptal Atrioventricular Accessory Pathways., J Arrthmia, 22(3), 149-154, 20060401
  824. Edaravone(3-Methyl-1-Phenyl-2-pyrazolin-5-one), a novel free radical scavenger, for treatment of cardiovascular diseases., Recent Patents on Cardiovascular Drug Discovery, 1, 85-93, 20060401
  825. Oxidative stress, endothelial function and angiogenesis induced by cell therapy and gene therapy, CURRENT PHARMACEUTICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, 7(2), 109-116, 200604
  826. The effect of Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy on gastric ulcer healing after endoscopic mucosal resection, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY, 40(4), 293-296, 200604
  827. 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, 200604
  828. Helicobacter pylori infection is the major risk factor for atrophic gastritis, San Diego, 20060301
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  830. Measurement of hepatitis B virus core-related antigen is valuable for identifying patients who are at low risk of lamivudine resistance, LIVER INTERNATIONAL, 26(1), 90-96, 200602
  831. Nonpolypoid (flat and depressed) colorectal neoplasms, GASTROENTEROLOGY, 130(2), 566-576, 200602
  832. Suppression of STAT3 activity by duplin, which is a negative regulator of the Wnt signal, JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY, 139(2), 305-314, 200602
  833. Causal role of Helicobacter pylori infection and eradication therapy in gastric carcinogenesis., World J Gastroenterol, 12(1), 10-16, 20060101
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  835. dEvaluation of endoscopic and histological findings in Helicobacter pylori-positive Japanese young adults, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 21(1), 258-261, 200601
  836. Development of a novel method to detect Helicobacter pylori cagA genotype from paraffin-embedded materials: Comparison between patients with duodenal ulcer and gastric cancer in young Japanese, DIGESTION, 73(1), 47-53, 2006
  837. Evolution of hepatitis C virus quasispecies during ribavirin and interferon-alpha-2b combination therapy and interferon-alpha-2b monotherapy, INTERVIROLOGY, 49(6), 352-361, 2006
  838. Nuclear and mitochondrial DNA microsatellite instability in gastrointestinal stromal tumors, PATHOBIOLOGY, 73(2), 93-97, 2006
  839. Prolonged negative HCV-RNA status led to a good outcome in chronic hepatitis C patients with genotype 1b and super-high viral load, INTERVIROLOGY, 49(6), 362-369, 2006
  840. Successive, rapid recurrences of in-stent restenoses in a woman with angina pectoris, INTERNAL MEDICINE, 45(19), 1093-1096, 2006
  841. Glycochenodeoxycholate plays a carcinogenic role in immortalized mouse cholanglocytes via oxidative DNA damage, FREE RADICAL BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, 39(11), 1418-1427, 20051201
  842. Biphasic effect of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, pitavastatin, on vascular endothelial cells and angiogenesis, CIRCULATION JOURNAL, 69(12), 1547-1555, 200512
  843. Smoking, endothelial function, and Rho-kinase in humans, ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY, 25(12), 2630-2635, 200512
  844. Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 transfection induces angiogenesis and tumorigenesis of gastric carcinoma in nude mice via macrophage recruitment, CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH, 11(21), 7629-7636, 20051101
  845. Role of the JNK pathway in thrombin-induced ICAM-1 expression in endothelial cells, CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH, 68(2), 289-298, 20051101
  846. Infection of human hepatocyte chimeric mouse with genetically engineered hepatitis B virus, HEPATOLOGY, 42(5), 1046-1054, 200511
  847. Reliable and cost-effective screening of inherited heterozygosity by Zn2+-cyclen polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis, CLINICAL CHEMISTRY, 51(11), 2195-2198, 200511
  848. Somatic mutations of mitochondrial DNA in digestive tract cancers, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 20(11), 1679-1684, 200511
  849. A variable number of tandem repeats polymorphism in an E2F-1 binding element in the 5 ' flanking region of SMYD3 is a risk factor for human cancers, NATURE GENETICS, 37(10), 1104-1107, 200510
  850. Adrenomedullin causes coronary vasodilation in humans - Effects of inhibition of nitric oxide synthesis, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR PHARMACOLOGY, 46(4), 534-539, 200510
  851. Diagnostic ability of high-frequency ultrasound probe sonography in staging early gastric cancer, especially for submucosal invasion, ABDOMINAL IMAGING, 30(5), 518-523, 200510
  852. Relationship between endothelial function in the coronary and brachial arteries, CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, 28(10), 460-466, 200510
  853. Therapeutic effect of repeated natural killer T cell stimulation in mouse cholangitis complicated by colitis, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 50(10), 1844-1851, 200510
  854. Expression of p53 protein in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: relation to hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha, angiogenesis and apoptosis., Pathobiology, 72, 179-185, 20050901
  855. Cardiac glands hyperplastic polyp of the stomach, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 20(9), 1461-1463, 200509
  856. A nuclear receptor-mediated choleretic action of fibrates is associated with enhanced canalicular membrane fluidity and transporter activity mediating bile acid-independent bile secretion, JOURNAL OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND THROMBOSIS, 12(4), 211-217, 20050825
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  858. A combination of the Helicobacter pylori stool antigen test and urea breath test is useful for clinical evaluation of eradication therapy: A multicenter study, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 20(8), 1241-1245, 200508
  859. Multiple carcinoid tumors of the ileum preoperatively diagnosed by enteroscopy with the double-balloon technique, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 62(2), 315-318, 200508
  860. Hepatitis C virus core protein modulates fatty acid metabolism and thereby causes lipid accumulation in the liver, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 50(7), 1361-1371, 200507
  861. Quantitative analysis of lymphangiogenic markers for predicting metastasis of human gastric carcinoma to lymph nodes, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 115(3), 388-392, 20050620
  862. Effect of famotidine on recurrent bleeding after successful endoscopic treatment of bleeding peptic ulcer, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 21, 73-78, 200506
  863. Effect of long-term half-dose famotidine therapy on corpus gastritis in peptic ulcer disease, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 21, 99-104, 200506
  864. Clinical features of gastric cancer discovered after successful eradication of Helicobacter pylori: results from a 9-year prospective follow-up study in Japan, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 21(9), 1121-1126, 20050501
  865. Angiotensin II participates in hepatic inflammation and fibrosis through MCP-1 expression, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 50(5), 942-948, 200505
  866. Ablation of ventricular tachycardia originating from the right ventricle associated with scleroderma cardiomyopathy., J Arrhythmia, 21(5), 542-545, 20050401
  867. Angiotensin II type I receptor blocker and endothelial function in humans: role of nitric oxide and oxidative stress., Curr.Med.Chem, 3(2), 133-148, 20050401
  868. Relationship between histopathological features and type V pit pattern determined by magnifying videocolonoscopy in early colorectal carcinoma, Dig Endos, 17, 117-122, 20050401
  869. The nicorandil-induced vasodilation in humans is inhibited by miconazole, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR PHARMACOLOGY, 45(4), 290-294, 200504
  870. Morphological changes in human gastric tumours after eradication therapy of Helicobacter pylori in a short-term follow-up, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 21(5), 559-566, 20050301
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  872. G to A hypermutation of hepatitis B virus, HEPATOLOGY, 41(3), 626-633, 200503
  873. Ubquitin-interacting motifs of epsin are involved in the regulation of insulin-dependent endocytosis, JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY, 137(3), 355-364, 200503
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  875. Molecular evolutionaly analyses implicate injecthion treatment for schistosomiasis in the initial hepatitis C epidemics in japan, Journal of Hepatology, 42, 47-53, 20050101
  876. Superficial type serrated adenoma in ulcerative colitis resected by endoscopic submucosal dissection, Dig Endosc, 17, S49-S52, 20050101
  877. A case of congenital absence of the portal vein, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 31(1), 43-47, 200501
  878. A single nucleotide polymorphism in the MMP-9 promoter affects tumor progression and invasive phenotype of gastric cancer, JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, 131(1), 19-25, 200501
  879. Eradication of Helicobacter pylori increases the incidence of hyperlipidaemia and obesity in peptic ulcer patients, DIGESTIVE AND LIVER DISEASE, 37(1), 39-43, 200501
  880. Infliximab therapy for Crohn's disease in a patient with chronic hepatitis B, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 50(1), 163-166, 200501
  881. Molecular evolutionary analyses implicate injection treatment for schistosomiasis in the initial hepatitis C epidemics in Japan, JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, 42(1), 47-53, 200501
  882. Single dose of OCH improves mucosal T helper type 1/T helper type 2 cytokine balance and prevents experimental colitis in the presence of v alpha 14 natural killer T cells in mice, INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES, 11(1), 35-41, 200501
  883. Suppression of macrophage infiltration inhibits activation of hepatic stellate cells and liver fibrogenesis in rats, GASTROENTEROLOGY, 128(1), 138-146, 200501
  884. Vascular function in patients with lower extremity peripheral arterial disease: a comparison of functions in upper and lower extremities, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, 178(1), 179-185, 200501
  885. A classification system of echogenicity for gastrointestinal neoplasms, DIGESTION, 72(1), 8-12, 2005
  886. Expression of p53 protein in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: Relation to hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha, angiogenesis and apoptosis, PATHOBIOLOGY, 72(4), 179-185, 2005
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  889. Epigenetic inactivation of SOCS-1 by CpG island hypermethylation in human gastric carcinoma, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 112(6), 1003-1009, 20041220
  890. Single nucleotide polymorphism in the hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha gene in colorectal carcinoma, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 12(5), 1033-1037, 200411
  891. Apolipoprotein E phenotype affects the malondialdehyde-modified LDL concentration and forearm endothelial function in postmenopausal women, CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY, 61(5), 619-625, 200411
  892. Magnifying colonoscopic features of ulcerative colitis reflect histologic inflammation, INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES, 10(6), 737-744, 200411
  893. Effect of edaravone, a novel free radical scavenger, on endothelium-dependent vasodilation in smokers, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 94(8), 1070-1073, 20041015
  894. Partial characterization of cytoprotective mechanisms of lecithin against bile salt-induced bile duct damage, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 39(10), 955-960, 200410
  895. Concise prediction models of anticancer efficacy of 8 drugs using expression data from 12 selected genes, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 111(4), 617-626, 20040910
  896. Improvement of atrial signal-averaged electrocardiographic abnormalities after radiofrequency catheter ablation in persistent atrial flutter, JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL, 45(5), 761-770, 200409
  897. Expression of hypoxia-inducible factor (HIF)-1alpha is associated with vascular endothelial growth factor expression and tumour angiogenesis in human oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma., Eur J Cancer, 40, 1904-1912, 20040801
  898. Expression of hypoxia-inducible factor (HIF)-1 alpha is associated with vascular endothelial growth factor expression and tumour anglogenesis in human oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER, 40(12), 1904-1912, 200408
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  901. Relationship between C-reactive protein concetrations and coronary microvascular endothelial function0, Heart, 90, 750-754, 20040701
  902. Chromosomal and microsatellite instability in sporadic gastric cancer, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 19(7), 756-760, 200407
  903. Regulation of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-C and VEGF-D expression by the organ microenvironment in human colon carcinoma, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER, 40(10), 1604-1609, 200407
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  906. Chronic gastritis with expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase is associated with high expression of interleukin-6 and hypergastrinaemia, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 19(12), 1309-1314, 20040615
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  912. Identification of rare polymerase variants of hepatitis B virus using a two-stage PCR with peptide nucleic acid clamping, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 72(4), 558-565, 200404
  913. Magnifying gastroendoscopy for diagnosis of histologic gastritis in the gastric antrum, DIGESTIVE AND LIVER DISEASE, 36(4), 286-291, 200404
  914. Sonographic detection of longitudinal ulcers in Crohn disease, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 39(4), 322-326, 200404
  915. Autologous bone-marrow mononuclear cell implantation improves endothelium-dependent vasodilation in patients with limb ischemia, CIRCULATION, 109(10), 1215-1218, 20040316
  916. Matrix metalloproteinase-9 contributes to human atrial remodeling during atrial fibrillation, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 43(5), 818-825, 20040303
  917. A case of latent primary biliary cirrhosis, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 28(3), 166-169, 200403
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  920. Pathophysiology of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)-Relation to adipocytokine and advanced glycation end products., Japanese Pharmaology & Therapeutics, 32, 107-9, 20040201
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  927. Gemcitabine suppresses malignant ascites of human pancreatic cancer: Correlation with VEGF expression in ascites, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 11(1), 73-80, 200401
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  929. Frequent loss of RUNX3 expression by promoter hypermethylation in gastric carcinoma, PATHOBIOLOGY, 71(3), 137-143, 2004
  930. Mucin phenotype and background mucosa of intramucosal differentiated-type adenocarcinoma of the stomach, ONCOLOGY, 66(5), 379-387, 2004
  931. Response of the left anterior descending coronary artery to Acetylcholine in patients with chest pain and angiographically normal coronary arteries, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 92(12), 1394-1398, 20031215
  932. Mnk1 is required for angiotensin II - Induced protein synthesis in vascular smooth muscle cells, CIRCULATION RESEARCH, 93(12), 1218-1224, 20031212
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  934. Unique inhibition of bile salt-induced apoptosis by lecithins and cytoprotective bile salts in immortalized mouse cholangiocytes, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 48(12), 2315-2322, 200312
  935. Helicobacter pylori infection influences expression of genes related to angiogenesis and invasion in human gastric carcinoma cells, BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 311(4), 809-814, 20031128
  936. Clinical significance of Fhit expression in development of colorectal carcinoma of various macroscopic types, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR MEDICINE, 12(4), 437-442, 200310
  937. Clinical significance of thrombospondin-1 expression in relation to vascular endothelial growth factor and interleukin-10 expression at the deepest invasive tumor site of advanced colorectal carcinoma, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 23(4), 901-911, 200310
  938. Disruption of the type 2 dopamine receptor gene causes a sodium-dependent increase in blood pressure in mice, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION, 16(10), 853-858, 200310
  939. Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori resistance to clarithromycin and metronidazole determined by 23S ribosomal RNA and rdxA gene analyses in Hiroshima, Japan, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 18(10), 1202-1207, 200310
  940. The promoter methylation status of the DNA repair gene O-6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase in ulcerative colitis, VIRCHOWS ARCHIV, 443(4), 518-523, 200310
  941. Does intragastric nitrite concentration reflect gastric carcinogenesis in Japanese Helicobacter pylori-infected patients?, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 48(9), 1730-1736, 200309
  942. Gastric juice nitrite and vitamin C in patients with gastric cancer and atrophic gastritis: is low acidity solely responsible for cancer risk?, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, 15(9), 987-993, 200309
  943. Necessity of multiple gastric biopsies from different sites for detection of clarithromycin-resistant Helicobacter pylori strains, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 38(9), 942-946, 200309
  944. p53 expression, K-ras gene mutation and microsatellite instability in gastric B-cell lymphomas, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 18(9), 1047-1053, 200309
  945. AT1A-deficient mice show less severe progression of liver fibrosis induced by CCl4, BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 308(1), 177-183, 20030815
  946. Effect of different intensities of exercise on endothelium-dependent vasodilation in humans - Role of endothelium-dependent nitric oxide and oxidative stress, CIRCULATION, 108(5), 530-535, 20030805
  947. Impact of aging on the development of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with hepatitis C virus infection in Japan, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 38(8), 894-900, 200308
  948. Myocardial bridging increases the risk of coronary spasm, CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, 26(8), 377-383, 200308
  949. Somatic mutation of mitochondrial DNA in Helicobacter pylori-associated chronic gastritis in patients with and without gastric cancer, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR MEDICINE, 12(2), 169-174, 200308
  950. Low body mass index is a risk factor for impaired endothelium-dependent vasodilation in humans: Role of nitric oxide and oxidative stress, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 42(2), 256-263, 20030716
  951. Food deprivation enhances somatostatin and somatostatin receptor subtype expression in rat colon, REGULATORY PEPTIDES, 114(2-3), 167-173, 20030715
  952. The specific expression of Hypoxia Inducible Factor-1 alpha in human gastric mucosa induced by nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 18, 90-98, 200307
  953. Natural histories of hepatitis C virus infection in men and women simulated by the Markov model, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 70(3), 378-386, 200307
  954. Long-term observation of reflux oesophagitis developing after Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 17(12), 1529-1534, 20030615
  955. Expression of hypoxia-inducible factor-l alpha is associated with tumor vascularization in human colorectal carcinoma, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 105(2), 176-181, 20030610
  956. Inhibition of cholesterol crystallization under bilirubin deconjugation: partial characterization of mechanisms whereby infected bile accelerates pigment stone formation, BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY OF LIPIDS, 1632(1-2), 48-54, 20030610
  957. Unique reciprocal changes of hepatocellular membrane transporter expression and fluidity in rats with selective biliary obstruction, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 26(2), 157-163, 200306
  958. Expressions of angiogenic factors in pancreatic ductal carcinoma: A correlative study with clinicopathologic parameters and patient survival, PANCREAS, 26(4), 344-349, 200305
  959. Nodular gastritis in adults is caused by Helicobacter pylori infection, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 48(5), 968-975, 200305
  960. PDE5 inhibitor sildenafil citrate augments endothelium-dependent vasodilation in smokers, HYPERTENSION, 41(5), 1106-1110, 200305
  961. Smoking activates Rho-kinase in smooth muscle cells of forearm vasculature in humans, HYPERTENSION, 41(5), 1102-1105, 200305
  962. Comparison of forearm endothelial function between premenopausal and postmenopausal women with or without hypercholesterolemia, MATURITAS, 44(4), 307-315, 20030425
  963. Depressed-type, early duodenal carcinoma(carcinoma in situ) treated by endoscopic mucosal resection, J. Gastroenterol., 38(8), 813-815, 20030401
  964. Expression of hyposia-inducible factor-1 alpha is associated with tumor vascularization in human colorectal carcinoma, Int J Cancer, 105(2), 176-181, 20030401
  965. Expression of vascular endothelial growth facter and angiogenesis in gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the stomach, Oncology, 64(3), 266-274, 20030401
  966. Minute depressed colon cancer with submucosal invasion, Gastrointest Endosc, 57(4), 564-565, 20030401
  967. Nondular gastritis in adults is caused by Helicobacter pylori ingfection, Dig Dis Sci, 48(5), 968-975, 20030401
  968. Prominent J wave and ST segment elevation: Serial electrocardiographic changes in accidental hypothermia, Journal of cardiovasuclar electrophysiology, 14(2), 223, 20030401
  969. Isolated granulomatous gastritis successfully treated by Helicobacter pylori eradication: a possible association between granulomatous gastritis and Helicobacter pylori, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 38(4), 371-375, 200304
  970. Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 expression correlates with macrophage infiltration and tumor vascularity in human gastric carcinomas, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 22(4), 773-778, 200304
  971. Potential involvement of IL-8 and its receptors in the invasiveness of pancreatic cancer cells, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 22(4), 765-771, 200304
  972. Serum pepsinogen concentration as a marker of Helicobacter pylori infection and the histologic grade of gastritis; evaluation of gastric mucosa by serum pepsinogen levels, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 38(4), 332-338, 200304
  973. Significance of an exaggerated meal-stimulated gastrin response in pathogenesis of Helicobacter pylori-negative duodenal ulcer, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 48(4), 644-651, 200304
  974. A comparison of low-dose and standard-dose oral estrogen on forearm endothelial function in early postmenopausal women, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, 88(3), 1303-1309, 200303
  975. Choleretic action of diosgenin is based upon the increases in canalicular membrane fluidity and transporter activity mediating bile acid independent bile flow, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 25(3), 287-295, 200303
  976. Giant gastric folds: Differential diagnosis at US, RADIOLOGY, 226(3), 686-690, 200303
  977. Screening of genes specifically activated in the pancreatic juice ductal cells from the patients with pancreatic ductal carcinoma, CANCER SCIENCE, 94(3), 263-270, 200303
  978. Autonomic nerve dysfunction is closely associated with the abnormalities of esophageal motility in reflux esophagitis, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 38(2), 159-163, 200302
  979. Helicobacter pylori infection influences tumor growth of human gastric carcinomas, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 38(2), 153-158, 200302
  980. Impaired gallbladder mucosal function in aged gallstone patients suppresses gallstone recurrence after successful extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 18(2), 157-161, 200302
  981. Leptin causes nitric-oxide independent coronary artery vasodilation in humans, HYPERTENSION RESEARCH, 26(2), 147-152, 200302
  982. Small rectal carcinoid with lymph node metastasis diagnosed prior to treatment, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, 15(2), 195-197, 200302
  983. Cardiac angiotensin II type 2 receptor activates the kinin/NO system and inhibits fibrosis, HYPERTENSION, 41(1), 99-107, 200301
  984. Hydrophilic bile salts have a cytoprotective effect against cyclosporine A-induced cholestasis through enhanced canalicular membrane fluidity and transporter activity, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 25(1), 38-47, 200301
  985. Frequent loss of heterozygosity on chromosome 10p15, a putative telomerase repressor/senescence gene locus, in gastric cancer, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 10(5), 1297-1299, 2003
  986. Prognostic value of p53 and Ki-67 expression in resected or biopsy specimens of bile duct carcinoma, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 10(5), 1091-1096, 2003
  987. Clinicopathologic features and endoscopic resection of early primary nonampullary duodenal carcinoma, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY, 37(5), 381-386, 2003
  988. Somatic mutation in mitochondrial DNA and nuclear microsatellite instability in gastric cancer, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 10(6), 1837-1841, 2003
  989. Expression of fibroblast growth factor receptor genes in human hepatoma-derived cell lines, IN VITRO CELLULAR & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY-ANIMAL, 39(7), 321-328, 2003
  990. Hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha expression and angiogenesis in gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the stomach, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 10(4), 797-802, 2003
  991. Clinical significance of angiogenic factor expression at the deepest invasive site of advanced colorectal carcinoma, ONCOLOGY, 64(1), 61-73, 2003
  992. Expression of vascular endothelial growth factor and angiogenesis in gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the stomach, ONCOLOGY, 64(3), 266-274, 2003
  993. Rare quasispecies in the YMDD motif of hepatitis B virus detected by polymerase chain reaction with peptide nucleic acid clamping, INTERVIROLOGY, 46(6), 355-361, 2003
  994. Circadian variation of blood pressure and endothelial function in patients with essential hypertension: A comparison of dippers and non-dippers, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 40(11), 2039-2043, 20021204
  995. A frameshift mutation of beta subunit of epithelial sodium channel in a case of isolated Liddle syndrome, JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION, 20(12), 2379-2382, 200212
  996. Mechanisms responsible for vasodilation upon magnesium infusion in vivo: Clinical evidence, MAGNESIUM RESEARCH, 15(3-4), 241-246, 200212
  997. Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 expression correlates with macrophage infiltration and tumor vascularity in human esophageal squamous cell carcinomas, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 102(3), 220-224, 20021120
  998. Effect of alcohol consumption on endothelial function in men with coronary artery disease, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, 165(1), 145-152, 200211
  999. Irsogladine malate up-regulates gap junctional intercellular communication between pancreatic cancer cells via PKA pathway, PANCREAS, 25(4), 373-377, 200211
  1000. Hormone replacement effects on endothelial function measured in the forearm resistance artery in normocholesterolemic and hypercholesterolemic postmenopausal women, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, 87(10), 4634-4641, 200210
  1001. Human telomerase reverse transcriptase, p53 and Ki-67 expression and apoptosis in colorectal serrated adenoma, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 37(10), 1194-1200, 200210
  1002. Clinical characteristics and natural history of patients with low-grade reflux esophagitis, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 17(9), 949-954, 200209
  1003. Combination of transcatheter arterial chemoembolization using cisplatin-lipiodol suspension and percutaneous ethanol injection for treatment of advanced small hepatocellular carcinoma, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 184(3), 284-290, 200209
  1004. Nicorandil-induced preconditioning as evidenced by troponin T measurements after coronary angioplasty in patients with stable angina pectoris, JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL, 43(5), 443-453, 200209
  1005. Advanced colorectal carcinoma smaller than 10 mm in maximum diameter with special reference to clinicopathologic and molecular features: a report of 3 cases, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 56(2), 299-303, 200208
  1006. Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy improves atrophic gastritis and intestinal metaplasia: a 5-year prospective study of patients with atrophic gastritis, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 16(8), 1449-1456, 200208
  1007. p53 codon 72 polymorphism in gastric cancer susceptibility in patients with Helicobacter pylori-associated chronic gastritis, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 100(3), 304-308, 20020720
  1008. Vascular endothelial growth factor-C expression predicts lymph node metastasis of human gastric carcinomas invading the submucosa, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER, 38(10), 1413-1419, 200207
  1009. Preconditioning effect during coronary angioplasty in patients with stable angina pectoris, INTERNAL MEDICINE, 41(7), 509-515, 200207
  1010. Endothelial function and oxidative stress in renovascular hypertension, NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 346(25), 1954-1962, 20020620
  1011. Evaluation of esophageal motility by endosonography using a miniature ultrasonographic probe in patients with reflux esophagitis, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 37(6), 674-678, 20020601
  1012. Evaluation of gastric emptying measured with the C-13-octanoic acid breath test in patients with functional dyspepsia comparison with ultrasonography, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 37(6), 662-666, 20020601
  1013. Management of chronic hepatitis C and prevention of hepatocellular carcinoma, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 37, 69-73, 200206
  1014. Balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration of gastric fundal varices with hemorrhage, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY, 178(5), 1167-1174, 200205
  1015. Implication of anti-parietal cell antibody levels in gastrointestinal diseases, including gastric carcinogenesis, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 47(5), 1080-1085, 200205
  1016. Preoperative assessment of gastric cancer vascularity by flash echo imaging, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 37(5), 608-612, 200205
  1017. Severity of hypertension affects improved resistance artery endothelial function by angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR PHARMACOLOGY, 39(5), 668-676, 200205
  1018. Hepatic hydroxylation of bile acids and chronic liver diseases: do transporters play a mechanistic role?, 20020401
  1019. Single administration of ecabet sodium diminishes the level of delta-(13) Co(2) in urea breath test, J GastroenterolM., 37(8), 674-675, 20020401
  1020. A low-calorie diet improves endothelium-dependent vasodilation in obese patients with essential hypertension, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION, 15(4), 302-309, 200204
  1021. High incidence of B-cell monoclonality in follicular gastritis: a possible association between follicular gastritis and MALT lymphoma, VIRCHOWS ARCHIV, 440(4), 376-380, 200204
  1022. Long-term rebamipide therapy improves Helicobacter pylori-associated chronic gastritis, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 47(4), 862-867, 200204
  1023. Nicorandil enhances myocardial tolerance to ischemia without progressive collateral recruitment during coronary angioplasty, CIRCULATION JOURNAL, 66(4), 317-322, 200204
  1024. Tetrahydrobiopterin enhances forearm vascular response to acetylcholine in both normotensive and hypertensive individuals, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION, 15(4), 326-332, 200204
  1025. Cigarette smoking promotes atrophic gastritis in Helicobacter pylori-positive subjects, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 47(3), 675-681, 200203
  1026. Leptin causes vasodilation in humans, HYPERTENSION RESEARCH, 25(2), 161-165, 200203
  1027. Role of anti-parietal cell antibody in Helicobacter pylori-associated atrophic gastritis: Evaluation in a country of high prevalence of atrophic gastritis, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 37(3), 287-293, 200203
  1028. Tetrahydrobiopterin restores endothelial function of coronary arteries in patients with hypercholesterolaemia, HEART, 87(3), 264-269, 200203
  1029. Estrogen replacement suppresses function of thrombin stimulated platelets by inhibiting Ca2+ influx and raising cyclic adenosine monophosphate, CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH, 53(3), 634-641, 20020215
  1030. Less hydrophobic phosphatidylcholine species simplify biliary vesicle morphology, but induce bile metastability with a broad spectrum of crystal forms, BIOCHEMICAL JOURNAL, 362, 105-112, 20020215
  1031. K-ras mutation in Helicobacter pylori-associated chronic gastritis in patients with and without gastric cancer, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 97(5), 562-566, 20020210
  1032. Excess norepinephrine impairs both endothelium-dependent and -independent vasodilation in patients with pheochromocytoma, HYPERTENSION, 39(2), 513-518, 200202
  1033. Helicobacter pylori infection increases serum nitrate and nitrite more prominently than serum pepsinogens, HELICOBACTER, 7(1), 9-13, 200202
  1034. Serological comparison of serum pepsinogen and antiparietal cell antibody levels between Japanese and German patients, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, 14(2), 123-127, 200202
  1035. Tetrahydrobiopterin improves coronary endothelial function, but does not prevent coronary spasm in patients with vasospastic angina, CIRCULATION JOURNAL, 66(1), 58-62, 200201
  1036. Combination therapy of low-dose medroxyprogesterone acetate and oral estrogen does not affect endothelial function in the forearms of postmenopausal women, MENOPAUSE-THE JOURNAL OF THE NORTH AMERICAN MENOPAUSE SOCIETY, 9(5), 360-366, 2002
  1037. Determining depth of invasion by VN pit pattern analysis in submucosal colorectal carcinoma, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 9(5), 1005-1008, 2002
  1038. Clinical significance of angiogenesis in rectal carcinoid tumors, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 9(3), 489-494, 2002
  1039. Renal endothelial dysfunction and hypertension, JOURNAL OF DIABETES AND ITS COMPLICATIONS, 16(1), 103-107, 2002
  1040. Clinical significance of vascular endothelial growth factor C expression and angiogenesis at the deepest invasive site of advanced colorectal carcinoma, ONCOLOGY, 62(2), 157-166, 2002
  1041. Does bilirubin play a role in the pathogenesis of both cholesterol and pigment gallstone formation? Direct and indirect influences of bilirubin on bile lithogenicity, BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY OF LIPIDS, 1534(2-3), 78-84, 20011230
  1042. Endothelial dysfunction is an independent factor responsible for vasospastic angina, CLINICAL SCIENCE, 101(6), 707-713, 200112
  1043. Microsatellite instability is a genetic marker for the development of multiple gastric cancers, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 95(6), 350-353, 20011120
  1044. Usefulness of flow-mediated dilation of the brachial artery and/or the intima-media thickness of the carotid artery in predicting coronary narrowing in patients suspected of having coronary artery disease, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 88(10), 1147-1151, 20011115
  1045. Bile-salt hydrophobicity is a key factor regulating rat liver plasma-membrane communication: relation to bilayer structure, fluidity and transporter expression and function, BIOCHEMICAL JOURNAL, 359, 605-610, 20011101
  1046. Extracorporeal ultrasound is an effective diagnostic alternative to endoscopic ultrasound for gastric submucosal tumours, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 36(11), 1222-1226, 200111
  1047. Sodium chloride loading does not alter endothelium-dependent vasodilation of forearm vasculature in either salt-sensitive or salt-resistant patients with essential hypertension, HYPERTENSION RESEARCH, 24(6), 711-716, 200111
  1048. Calorie restriction reduced blood pressure in obesity hypertensives by improvement of autonomic nerve activity and insulin sensitivity, JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR PHARMACOLOGY, 38, S69-S74, 200110
  1049. Effect of obesity on endothelium-dependent, nitric oxide-mediated vasodilation in normotensive individuals and patients with essential hypertension, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION, 14(10), 1038-1045, 200110
  1050. MUC1 and cathepsin D expression in early colorectal carcinoma showing V type pit pattern, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 19(4), 665-672, 200110
  1051. Clinicopathological significance of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-C in human esophageal squamous cell carcinomas, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CANCER, 93(5), 662-666, 20010901
  1052. A low C-13-urea breath test value is associated with increased risk of gastric cancer, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 36(9), 601-605, 200109
  1053. Expression of telomeric repeat binding factor 1 and 2 and TRF1-interacting nuclear protein 2 in human gastric carcinomas, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 19(3), 507-512, 200109
  1054. Randomized controlled clinical trial of lymphoblastoid interferon-alpha for chronic hepatitis C, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 21(1), 55-66, 200109
  1055. Interleukin 8 and vascular endothelial growth factor - prognostic factors in human gastric carcinomas?, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER, 37(12), 1482-1487, 200108
  1056. Nonselective cation channel as a Ca2+ influx pathway in pepsinogen-secreting cells of bullfrog esophagus, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY, 281(2), G333-G341, 200108
  1057. Clinicopathologic features and endoscopic treatment of superficially spreading colorectal neoplasms larger than 20 mm, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 54(1), 62-66, 200107
  1058. Clinicopathological features of gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma: A comparison with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma without a mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma component, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 16(7), 734-739, 200107
  1059. Dose-dependent conjugation of sulfobromophthalein and hepatic transit time in bile fistula rats - Role of the microtubule-dependent vesicle pathway, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 46(6), 1285-1289, 200106
  1060. Evaluation of quantitative measurements of hepatitis C virus RNA to predict sustained response to interferon by genotype, JOURNAL OF VIROLOGICAL METHODS, 95(1-2), 33-45, 200106
  1061. Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy for high-grade mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphomas of the stomach with analysis of p53 and K-ras alteration and microsatellite instability, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY, 18(6), 1207-1212, 200106
  1062. Risk factors of hepatitis C virus-related liver cirrhosis in young adults: Positive family history of liver disease and transporter associated with antigen processing 2 (TAP2)*0201 allele, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 64(2), 109-116, 200106
  1063. Is a role of phospholipase A(2) in cholesterol gallstone formation phospholipid species-dependent?, BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY OF LIPIDS, 1532(1-2), 51-59, 20010531
  1064. Non-dipper phenomenon in essential hypertension is related to blunted nocturnal rise and fall of sympatho-vagal nervous activity and progress in retinopathy, AUTONOMIC NEUROSCIENCE-BASIC & CLINICAL, 88(3), 181-186, 20010514
  1065. Angiotensin II type 1 receptor expression in human pancreatic cancer and growth inhibition by angiotensin II type 1 receptor antagonist, FEBS LETTERS, 495(3), 197-200, 20010427
  1066. Angiotensin (]G0002[) type 1 receptor expression in human pancreatic cancer and growth inhibition by angiotensin (]G0002[) type 1 receptor antagonist, FEBS Lett, 495, 197-200, 20010401
  1067. Diagnosis of invasion depth in early colorectal carcinoma by pit pattern analysis with magnifying endoscopy, Digestive Endoscopy, 13, S2-S5, 20010401
  1068. Effect of for antihypertensives on reactive hypermia in essential hypertension, Cardiology Review, 18(4), 31-39, 20010401
  1069. Efficacy of IFN therapy based on duration period of negative HCV-RNA during IFN administration, Hepatol Res, 19, 22-300, 20010401
  1070. Long-term interferon therapy for 1 year or longer reduces the hepatocellular carcinogenesis rate in patients with liver cirrhosis caused by hepatitis C virus: a pilot study, J Gastroenterol Hepatol., 16(4), 406-415, 20010401
  1071. Risk factors of hepatitis C virus-related liver cirrhosis in young adults: positive family history of liver disease and transporter associated with antigen processing 2(TAP2)*0201 Allele., J Med Virol, 64, 109-116, 20010401
  1072. Twice-daily administration of interferon-beta for chronic hepatitis C is not superior to a once-daily regimen, J. Gastroenterol, 36, 242-247, 20010401
  1073. Cyclosporin A reduces canalicular membrane fluidity and regulates transporter function in rats, BIOCHEMICAL JOURNAL, 354, 591-596, 20010315
  1074. Effect of estrogen replacement therapy on endothelial function in peripheral resistance arteries in normotensive and hypertensive postmenopausal women, HYPERTENSION, 37(2), 651-657, 200102
  1075. Lamivudine therapy for spontaneously occurring severe acute exacerbation in chronic hepatitis B virus infection: A preliminary study, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 96(2), 557-562, 200102
  1076. Pathogenic significance and organic virus levels in patients infected with TT virus, INTERVIROLOGY, 44(5), 291-297, 2001
  1077. Reduction in the incidence of Helicobacter pylori-associated carcinoma in Japanese young adults, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 8(3), 633-636, 2001
  1078. c-myc gene mutation in gastric mucose-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 8(2), 289-292, 2001
  1079. Microsatellite instability at D18S61 is associated with no regression of gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma after Helicobacter pylori eradication, ONCOLOGY REPORTS, 8(2), 293-297, 2001
  1080. Activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma inhibits the growth of human pancreatic cancer, PATHOBIOLOGY, 69(5), 258-265, 2001
  1081. Expression of MRE11 complex (MRE11, RAD50, NBS1) and hRap1 and its relation with telomere regulation, telomerase activity in human gastric carcinomas, PATHOBIOLOGY, 69(4), 219-224, 2001
  1082. Association of amino acid sequence in the PKR-eIF2 phosphorylation homology domain and response to interferon therapy, HEPATOLOGY, 32(5), 1138-1144, 200011
  1083. Distinction between chronic hepatitis and liver cirrhosis in patients with hepatitis C virus infection. Practical discriminant function using common laboratory data, Hepatol Res, 18(3), 252-266, 20000401
  1084. Fluctuation patterns of HCV-RNA serum level in patients with chronic hepatitis C, J. Gastroenterol., 35(3), 221-225, 20000401
  1085. Incidence of primary liver cancer-cholangiocellular type in Japanese patients with hepatitis C virus related cirrhosis, Cancer, 88, 2471-2477, 20000401
  1086. Interferon beta prevents recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma after complete resection or ablation of the primary tumor-A prospective randomized study of hepatitis C virus-related liver cancer., Hepatology, 32(2), 436-438, 20000401
  1087. Progressive and sufficient decrease of hepatitis B core antibody can predict the disappearance of hepatitis B virus DNA in Japanese patients with hepatitis B surface antigen clearance, J. Gastroenterol., 35(10), 753-757, 20000401
  1088. Relationship between five-year histological outcome and serial changes in serum alanine aminotransferase in patients with biochemical and virological relapse after interferon treatment for chronic hepatitis C, Intervirol, 43, 174-179, 20000401
  1089. A device for simultaneous application of sclerotherapy and endoscopic ligation for management of esophageal varices, Dig.Endosc, 11, 363-365, 19990401
  1090. Chronic liver disease in the extremely elderly of 80 years or more: clinical characteristics, prognosis and patient survival analysis, J Hepatol, 31, 860-866, 19990401
  1091. Clinical and virological features of chronic hepatitis C carriers with normal alanine aminotransferase levels despite positive serum HCV-RNA after interferon therapy, J. Gastroenterol., 34, 594-599, 19990401
  1092. Combined ursodeoxycholic acid glycyrrhizin therapy for chronic hepatitis C virus infection: a randomized controlled trial in 170 patients, Eur J Gastroen Hepat, 11, 1077-1083, 19990401
  1093. Effect of arterial administration of a high-molecular weight antitumor agent,styrene maleic acid neocarzinostatin,in embolization-resistant liver cancer, Int. J. Clin. Oncol., 14, 148-155, 19990401
  1094. Effect of interferon therapy on hepatocellular carcinogenesis in patients with chronic hepatitis type C: A long-term observation study of 1,643 patients using statistical bias correction with proportional hazard analysis, Hepatology, 29(4), 1124-1130, 19990401
  1095. Efficacy and changes of the nonstructural 5A gene by prolonged interferon therapy for patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotype1b and a high level of serum HCV-RNA, Intern Med, 38, 19990401
  1096. Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to detect hepatitis C virus serological groups 1to 6, J. Gastroenterol., 34, 505-509, 19990401
  1097. Fluctuations of hepatitis C virus load are not related to amino acid substitutions in hypervariable region 1 and interferon sensitivity determining region, J Med Virol, 58, 247-255, 19990401
  1098. Histological changes in liver biopsies after one year of lamivudine treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis B infection, J Hepatol, 30, 743-748, 19990401
  1099. Prevalence of TT virus before and after blood transfusion in patients with chronic liver disease treated surgically for hepatocellular carcinoma, J Gastroenterol Hepatol., 14, 358-363, 19990401
  1100. Susceptibility of TT virus to interferon therapy, J. Gen. Virol., 80, 631-634, 19990401
  1101. Time course of histological changes in patients with a sustained biochemical and virological response to corticosteroid withdrawal therapy for chronic hepatitis B, Am J Gastroenterol, 94, 3304-3309, 19990401
  1102. A randomized controlled trial of interferon-alpha in patients with cirrhosis caused by 2a/2b genotype hepatitis C virus, J Hepatol, 27(5), 910-912, 19980401
  1103. Biochemical and histological features of hepatitis G virus infection, J Gastroenterol Hepatol., 13, 767-772, 19980401
  1104. Deletions in the hepatitis B virus core gene may influence the clinical outcome in hepatitis B e antigen-positive asymptomatic healthy carriers., Journal of Medical Virology, 56, 287-293, 19980401
  1105. Disease progression and hepatocellular carcinogenesis in patients with chronic viral hepatitis: a prospective observation of 2215 patients, J Hepatol, 28, 930-938, 19980401
  1106. Emergence and takeover of YMDD motif mutant hepatitis B virus during long-term lamivudine therapy and re-takeover by wild type after cessation of therapy., Hepatology, 27, 1711-1716, 19980401
  1107. Glomerulonephritis in autopsy cases with hepatitis C virus infection, Internal Med., 37(10), 836-840, 19980401
  1108. Interferon decreases hepatocellular carcinogenesis in patients with cirrhosis caused by the hepatitis B virus-A pilot study, Cancer, 82(5), 827-835, 19980401
  1109. Predictive factors in eradicating hepatitis C virus using a relatively small dose of interferon, J Gastroenterol Hepatol., 13, 412-418, 19980401
  1110. Relationship of angiographic finding with neovascular structure detected by immunohistochemical staining of alpha-smooth muscle action in small hepatocellular carcinoma, J Gastroenterol Hepatol., 13, 1266-1273, 19980401
  1111. Relationship of hepatocellular carcinogenesis with precore mutant virus and serum hepatitis B virus DNA concentration. A longitudinal analysis of patients with cirrhosis, Hepatol Res, 10, 142-155, 19980401
  1112. Usefulness of hepatitis C virus RNA counts by second generation HCV bDNA-probe in chronic hepatitis C based on the HCV genotype, J. Gastroenterol., 33(2), 223-228, 19980401
  1113. A prospective randomized administration of 5'-deoxy-5-fluorouridine as adjuvant chemotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma treated with transcatheter arterial chemoembolization., Am. J. Clin. Oncol., 20(2), 202-208, 19970401
  1114. Effect of arterial administration of a high molecular weight anti-tumor agent, styrene maleic acid neocarzinostain, for multiple small liver cancer-A pilot study, J. Gastroenterol., 32, 513-520, 19970401
  1115. Effect of interferon therapy on viral titers in patients with chronic hepatitis C who are positive for hepatitis GB virus C, J Hepatol, 26, 769-770, 19970401
  1116. Hepatitis G virus infection after blood transfusion in patients with chronic liver disease treated surgically for hepatocellular carcinoma, Hepatol Res, 9(1), 28-36, 19970401
  1117. Nucleotide sequences of hepatitis GB virus C. Identification of highly conserved domains in the 5' noncoding region and detection by polymerase chain reaction, Int Hepatol Commun, 6, 225-232, 19970401
  1118. Pretreatment virus load and multiple amino acid substitutions in the interferon sensitivity-determining region predict the outcome of interferon treatment in patients with chronic genotype 1b hepatitis C virus infection, Hepatology, 25, 745-749, 19970401
  1119. The long term efficacy of glycyrrhizin in chronic hepatitis C patients, Cancer, 79(8), 1494-1500, 19970401
  1120. The superiority of laparoscopic examination in predicting hepatocellular carcinoma after interferon therapy for chronic type C hepatitis, Dig.Endosc, 9(1), 29-33, 19970401
  1121. Time course of histological changes in patients with a sustained biochemical and virological response to interferon-alpha therapy for chronic hepatitis C virus infection., J Hepatol, 27(1), 49-55, 19970401
  1122. A pilot study of corticosteroid priming for lymphoblastoid interferon alpha in patients with chronic hepatitis C, Hepatology, 23, 953-957, 19960401
  1123. Hepatitis C virus subtype 3b infection in a hospital in Japan: Epidemiological study, J. Gastroenterol., 31(6), 801-805, 19960401
  1124. Relationship between pretreatment viremia level and response to interferon alpha therapy in chronic hepatitis C differs in viral type 1 and 2 infections, Digest Dis Sci, 41(10), 1925-1932, 19960401
  1125. Typing six major hepatitis C virus genotypes by polymerase chain reaction using primers derived from nucleotide sequences of the NS5 region, Int Hepatol Commun, 4, 263-267, 19960401
  1126. Genotype, slow decrease in virus titer during interferon treatment and high degree of sequence variability of hypervariable region are indicative of poor response to interferon treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis type C, J Hepatol, 23, 648-653, 19950401
  1127. Genotyping of hepatitis C virus by the polymerase chain reaction: a comparison of two PCR-based methods using core or NS5 primers, Int Hepatol Commun, 4, 67-71, 19950401
  1128. Molecular analysis of intraspousal transmission of hepatitis C virus, J Hepatol, 22, 431-439, 19950401
  1129. Novel hepatitis B variants in sibling carriers positive for antibody to hepatitis B surface antigen, Int Hepatol Commun, 4, 121-125, 19950401
  1130. A prospective randomized evaluation of a compound of Tegafur and Uracil as an adjuvant chemotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma treated with transcatheter arterial chemoembolization, Am. J. Clin. Oncol., 18(3), 204-210, 19950401
  1131. Diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma by concanavalin A affinity electrophoresis of serum alpha-fetoprotein, Cancer, 76(3), 1139-1144, 19950401
  1132. Serial hemodynamic measurements in well-differentiated hepatocellular carcinomas, Hepatology, 21(6), 1530-1534, 19950401
  1133. Usefulness of HCV-RNA counts by the method of HCV-bDNA probe in interferon retreatment for patients with HCV-RNA positive chronic hepatitis C, Int Hepatol Commun, 4(1), 19-25, 19950401
  1134. Antiviral effect of lymphoblastoid IFN-alpha on hepatitis C virus in patients with chronic hepatitis type C, J Gastroen Hepatol, 9, 128-133, 19940401
  1135. Imaging diagnosis of small hepatocellular carcinoma, Hepatology, 20(1), 82-87, 19940401
  1136. Interferon retreatment of nonresponders with HCV-RNA-positive chronic hepatitis C, J. Gastroenterol., 29, 299-304, 19940401
  1137. Nucleotide sequence of hepatitis C virus (type 3b) isolated from a Japanese patient with chronic hepatitis C, J. Gen. Virol., 75, 3623-3628, 19940401
  1138. Prevalence of HCV genotype among patients with chronic liver disease in the Tokyo metropolitan area, J. Gastroenterol., 29, 583-587, 19940401
  1139. Serum des-gamma-carboxyprothrombin concentration determined by the avidin-biotin complex method in small hepatocellular carcinomas, Cancer, 74(11), 2918-2923, 19940401
  1140. Small hepatocellular carcinoma: evaluation of portal blood flow with CT during arterial portography performed with balloon occlusion of the hepatic artery, Radiology, 193, 67-70, 19940401
  1141. The HCV-bDNA probe method for measurement of HCV-RNA counts by HCV genotype, Int Hepatol Commun, 2, 213-217, 19940401
  1142. A proposed system for the nomenclature of hepatitis C viral genotypes., 19940101
  1143. Factors predictive of response to interferon-alpha therapy in hepatitis C virus infection., 19940101
  1144. A multivariate analysis of risk factors for hepatocellular carcinogenesis- A prospective observation of 795 patients with viral and alcoholic cirrhosis, Hepatology, 18(1), 47-53, 19930401
  1145. Diagnosis and follow-up of small hepatocellular carcinoma with selective intraarterial digital subtraction angiography, Hepatology, 17(6), 1003-1007, 19930401
  1146. Effect of lymphoblastoid alfa-interferon in patients with chroni chepatitis C having different genotypic subtype of hepatitis C virus, Gastroenterologia Japonica, 28, 45-47, 19930401
  1147. Factors useful in predicting the response to interferon therapy in chronic hepatitis C, J Gastroen Hepatol, 8, 535-539, 19930401
  1148. Genotypic subtyping of hepatitis C virus, J Gastroenterol Hepatol., 8, 150-156, 19930401
  1149. Risk factors for tumor recurrence and prognosis after curative resection of hepatocellular carcinoma, Cancer, 71(1), 19-25, 19930401
  1150. Alanine aminotransferase and HCV-RNA responses following interferon therapy of HCV-RNA positive chronic hepatitis, Gastroenterologia Japonica, 27(5), 646-651, 19920401
  1151. Effect of interferon administration on serum hepatitis C virus RNA in patients with chronic hepatitis C, Hepatology, 13(6), 1040-1043, 19910401
  1152. Effect of repeated transcatheter arterial embolization on the survival time in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. An analysis by the proportional hazard model, Cancer, 68(10), 2150-2154, 19910401
  1153. Phyllodes tumor of the prostate: A case report, 19, 299-304, 19890301
  1154. Endothelial Dysfunction, Increased Arterial Stiffness, and Cardiovascular Risk Prediction in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease: FMD-J (Flow-Mediated Dilation Japan) Study A, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, 7(14), 20180717
  1155. Endoplasmic reticulum-mediated induction of interleukin-8 occurs by hepatitis B virus infection and contributes to suppression of interferon responsiveness in human hepatocytes, VIROLOGY, 525, 48-61, 201812
  1156. Range of Normal Liver Stiffness and Factors Associated With Increased Stiffness Measurements in Apparently Healthy Individuals, CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 17(1), 54-+, 201901
  1157. Comparison of hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy between 5-fluorouracil-based continuous infusion chemotherapy and low-dose cisplatin monotherapy for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(13), 1118-1130, 201812
  1158. Cross-over study in hyperammonemia patients for efficacy, safety, and acceptability of a new lactulose preparation (SK-1202) compared to approved drug, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 48(13), 1178-1183, 201812
  1159. The association between serum cytokine and chemokine levels and antiviral response by entecavir treatment in chronic hepatitis B patients, ANTIVIRAL THERAPY, 23(3), 239-248, 2018
  1160. Dual Red Imaging Maintains Clear Visibility During Colorectal Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection, DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 64(1), 224-231, 201901
  1161. Efficacy and safety of sofosbuvir-velpatasvir with or without ribavirin in HCV-infected Japanese patients with decompensated cirrhosis: an open-label phase 3 trial, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 54(1), 87-95, 201901
  1162. Gastric Cancer with Submucosal Invasion after Successful Helicobacter pylori Eradication: A Propensity Score-Matched Analysis of Patients with Annual Patient Endoscopic Survey, DIGESTION, 99(1), 59-65, 2019
  1163. The utility of a novel colonoscope with retroflexion for colorectal endoscopic submucosal dissection, ENDOSCOPY INTERNATIONAL OPEN, 7(2), E130-E137, 201902
  1164. The impact of interferon-free direct-acting antivirals on clinical outcome after curative treatment for hepatitis C virus-associated hepatocellular carcinoma: Comparison with interferon-based therapy, JOURNAL OF MEDICAL VIROLOGY, 91(4), 650-658, 201904
  1165. Screening for inhibitor of episomal DNA identified dicumarol as a hepatitis B virus inhibitor, PLOS ONE, 14(2), 20190219
  1166. Early-stage serrated adenocarcinomas are divided into several molecularly distinct subtypes, PLOS ONE, 14(2), 20190220
  1167. Real-world efficacy of glecaprevir plus pibrentasvir for chronic hepatitis C patient with previous direct-acting antiviral therapy failures, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 54(3), 291-296, 201903
  1168. Levocarnitine Use Is Associated With Improvement in Sarcopenia in Patients With Liver Cirrhosis, HEPATOLOGY COMMUNICATIONS, 3(3), 348-355, 201903
  1169. Rectal Lymphoid Follicle Aphthous Lesions Frequently Progress to Ulcerative Colitis with Proximal Extension, INTERNAL MEDICINE, 58(5), 625-631, 201903
  1170. Ser96Ala genetic variant of the human histidine-rich calcium-binding protein is a genetic predictor of recurrence after catheter ablation in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, PLOS ONE, 14(3), 20190306
  1171. Epidemiological survey of hemoglobin A1c and liver fibrosis in a general population with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, 49(3), 296-303, 201903
  1172. Construction of a risk model for the development of metachronous squamous cell carcinoma after endoscopic resection of esopahageal squamous cell carcinoma, ESOPHAGUS, 16(2), 141-146, 201904
  1173. A nationwide survey on non-B, non-C hepatocellular carcinoma in Japan: 2011-2015 update, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 54(4), 367-376, 201904
  1174. Reduction of hepatitis B surface antigen in sequential versus add-on pegylated interferon to nucleoside/nucleotide analogue therapy in HBe-antigen-negative chronic hepatitis B patients: a pilot study, ANTIVIRAL THERAPY, 23(8), 639-646, 2018
  1175. Long-term prognosis after treatment for T1 carcinoma of laterally spreading tumors: a multicenter retrospective study, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COLORECTAL DISEASE, 34(3), 481-490, 201903
  1176. Early Multiphasic HBV Infection Initiation Kinetics Is Not Clone-Specific and Is Not Affected by Hepatitis D Virus (HDV) Infection, VIRUSES-BASEL, 11(3), 20190315
  1177. Coffee with a high content of chlorogenic acids and low content of hydroxyhydroquinone improves postprandial endothelial dysfunction in patients with borderline and stage 1 hypertension, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF NUTRITION, 58(3), 989-996, 201904
  1178. Rapid and persistent decline in soluble CD163 with successful direct-acting antiviral therapy and associations with chronic hepatitis C histology, SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 53(8), 986-993, 2018
  1179. Target of Triglycerides as Residual Risk for Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease - Post Hoc Analysis of the FMD-J Study A, CIRCULATION JOURNAL, 83(5), 1064-+, 201905
  1180. The Clinical Usefulness of the PillCam Progress Indicator for Route Selection in Double Balloon Endoscopy, INTERNAL MEDICINE, 58(10), 1375-1381, 2019
  1181. HCV-Induced Epigenetic Changes Associated With Liver Cancer Risk Persist After Sustained Virologic Response, GASTROENTEROLOGY, 156(8), 2313-+, 201906
  1182. Alpha-fetoprotein and des-gamma-carboxy-prothrombin at twenty-four weeks after interferon-based therapy predict hepatocellular carcinoma development, WORLD JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, 7(27), 2757-2764, 20151128
  1183. Circulating Tumor DNA Analysis for Liver Cancers and Its Usefulness as a Liquid Biopsy, CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 1(5), 516-534, 201509
  1184. Use of Mac-2 Binding Protein as a Biomarker for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Diagnosis, HEPATOLOGY COMMUNICATIONS, 1(8), 780-791, 201710
  1185. Experience with Balloon Dilatation in Crohn's and Non-Crohn's Benign Small-Bowel Strictures: Is There a Difference?, GASTROENTEROLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, 2019
  1186. 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
  1187. Impact of controlled attenuation parameter on detecting fibrosis using liver stiffness measurement, ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 47(7), 989-1000, 201804
  1188. Genomic and Transcriptomic Profiling of Combined Hepatocellular and Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma Reveals Distinct Molecular Subtypes, CANCER CELL, 35(6), 932-+, 20190610
  1189. Regulation of the Hepatitis B virus replication and gene expression by the multi-functional protein TARDBP, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 9, 20190611
  1190. Hepatitis B virus X protein (HBx) enhances centrosomal P4.1-associated protein (CPAP) expression to promote hepatocarcinogenesis, JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, 26, 20190606
  1191. Comparison of intracellular responses between HBV genotype A and C infection in human hepatocyte chimeric mice, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 54(7), 650-659, 201907
  1192. Eplerenone improves endothelial function and arterial stiffness and inhibits Rho-associated kinase activity in patients with idiopathic hyperaldosteronism: a pilot study, JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION, 37(5), 1083-1095, 201905
  1193. Effect of Saxagliptin on Endothelial Function in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Prospective Multicenter Study, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 9, 20190715
  1194. Efficacy of glecaprevir and pibrentasvir treatment for genotype 1b hepatitis C virus drug resistance-associated variants in humanized mice, JOURNAL OF GENERAL VIROLOGY, 100(7), 1123-1131, 201907
  1195. Combined Analysis of Metabolomes, Proteomes, and Transcriptomes of Hepatitis C Virus-Infected Cells and Liver to Identify Pathways Associated With Disease Development, GASTROENTEROLOGY, 157(2), 537-+, 201908
  1196. Real-world virological efficacy and safety of daclatasvir/asunaprevir/beclabuvir in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus genotype 1 infection in Japan, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 54(8), 742-751, 201908
  1197. y Integrated analysis of 8-week glecaprevir/pibrentasvir in Japanese and overseas patients without cirrhosis and with hepatitis C virus genotype 1 or 2 infection, JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 54(8), 752-761, 201908
  1198. Can surveillance colonoscopy be discontinued in an elderly population with diminutive polyps?, JOURNAL OF THE ANUS RECTUM AND COLON, 3(3), 128-135, 201907
  1199. Helicobacter suis infection is associated with nodular gastritis-like appearance of gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma, CANCER MEDICINE, 8(9), 4370-4379, 201908
  1200. Relationship between home blood pressure and vascular function in patients receiving antihypertensive drug treatment, HYPERTENSION RESEARCH, 42(8), 1175-1185, 201908
  1201. Percutaneous transvenous shunt occlusion for portosystemic encephalopathy due to lenvatinib administration to a patient with hepatocellular carcinoma and portosystemic shunt, CLINICAL JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 12(4), 341-346, 201908
  1202. Correlation between Early Tumor Marker Response and Imaging Response in Patients with Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma Treated with Lenvatinib, ONCOLOGY, 97(2), 75-81, 2019

Publications such as books

  1. 2006, Molecular pathologic application as a predictor of lymph node metastasis in submucosal colorectal carcinoma:implication of immunohistochemical alterations at the deepest invasive margin , 2006, 04, 171
  2. 2005, Role of invariant natural killer T cells in the regulation of the inflammatory response in experimental colitis in mice , 2005, 12, 35
  3. 1998, Methods in molecular medicine-hepatitis C protocols. Genotyping hepatitis C virus by type-specific primers for PCR based on NS5 region. , Humana Press, 1998
  4. 1998, Hepatitis C protocols; Genotyping hepatitis C virus by type-specific primers or PCR based on NS5 region , Humana Press, 1998
  5. 1994, Viral hepatitis and liver disease. High virus titer, slow virus decrease, genotype(]G0002[), and sequence variability of E2/NS1 HVR predict poor response to interferon therapy in chronic hepatitis C. , Springer Verlag, 1994
  6. 1994, High virus titer, slow virus decrease, genotypeII, and sequence variability of E2/NS1 HVR predict poor response to interferon therapy in chronic hepatitis C Viral hepatitis and liver disease , Springer Verlag, 1994
  7. 2017, Hepatotos C Virus Treatment, Highly Effective Therapy with Direct Acting Antivirals and Associated Viral Resistance, Springer, 2017
  8. 2017/09/05, Hepatitis B Virus and Liver Desease, Unmet Needs in Basic Research: In Vitro and In Vivo Models, Springer Nature Singapore Pre Ltd., 2018, 2018, Kazuaki Chayama, Nelson Hayes.
  9. 2017/09/30, Management for DAA resistant-associated variants, Management for DAA resistant-associated variants, 2017, 9月
  10. 2017/12, The Liver Cancer Journal, Meeting Report
  11. 2018, Clinics in Gastroenterology, 2018

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. DAA/PR therapy in Asian HCV patients, 2015/12/04, With Invitation
  2. Hepatitis B mouse model involving CTL, 2015/04/23, Without Invitation
  3. Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/Ritonavir for treatment of HCV genotype 1b in Japanese patients with or without Cirrhosis: results from GIFT-1, 2015/05/22, Without Invitation
  4. All Oral Direct Acting Antiviral Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis C, 2015/10/17, With Invitation
  5. Circulating Tumor DNA Analysis for HCC., 2015/10/26, With Invitation
  6. All-oral Dual Combination of Daclatasvir plus Asunaprevir Compared with Telaprevir plus Peginterferon Alfa/Ribavirin in Treatment-maive Japanese Patients ChronicallyInfected with HCV Genotype 1b:Results from a Phase 3 Study, chayama kazuaki, 2014/11/11, Without Invitation
  7. Optimizing triple therapy, and IFN/RBV free regimens, chayama kazuaki, 2014/03/12, Without Invitation
  8. Circulating Tumor DNA Analysis for HCC., 2015/10/26, Without Invitation
  9. GIFT-1:Safety and Efficacy of Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/Ritonavir in Elderly Japanese Patients, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver 2016(APASL 2016) (アジア太平洋肝臓病学会議), 2016/02/22, Without Invitation, Tokyo
  10. Chimeric Animal Model, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver 2016(APASL 2016) (アジア太平洋肝臓病学会議), 2016/02/22, Without Invitation, Tokyo
  11. HCV Treatiment Update-a New Era of All-oral HCV Treatment, The 46th Annual Meeting of GEST and The 25th Annual Meeting of DEST, 2016/03/26, With Invitation, Taipei
  12. A mouse model of human CTL mediated severe acute hepatitis B, 2016/05/20, Without Invitation, Makuhari
  13. Best Strategy for Curing HCV Genotype 1 and 4: East vs. West, 2016 APASL Single Topic Conference on Hepatitis C, 2016/06/11, Without Invitation, Kaohsiung city (Taiwan)
  14. Integrated safety and Tolerability of DCV+ASV in Patients with Chronic HCV Genotype 1b Infection, 2016 APASL Single Topic Conference on Hepatitis C, 2016/06/12, Without Invitation, Kaohsiung (Taiwan)
  15. Practical Therapy of Chronic Hepatitis C, 2016/10/12, Without Invitation, Kyoto
  16. Targeting Host and Viral Interactions: Insights from Mice Model, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver 2017(APASL 2017), 2017/02/17, With Invitation, Shanghai
  17. Recent Progress in Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C for Genotype 1, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver Single Topic Conference(APASL STC), Without Invitation, Nagasaki city
  18. Recent Progress in Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C for Genotype 1, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver Single Topic Conference(APASL STC), Without Invitation, Nagasaki
  19. Recent Progress in Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C for Genotype 1, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver Single Topic Conference(APASL STC), 2017/04/11, Without Invitation, Nagasaki city
  20. Efficacy and safety of Glecaprevir/Pibrentasvir in Japanese Patients with Chronic GT1 Hepatitis C Virus Infection with and without Cirrhosis, 2017/06/09, Without Invitation, Hiroshima city
  21. Baselin RAS Test: Clinical practice, The Liver Week 2017, 2017/06/23, With Invitation, Korea
  22. Recent Progress in Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C, APDW2016, 2016/11/05, Without Invitation
  23. chronic hepatitis virus infection and interferon, 2017/10/30, Without Invitation

Awards

  1. 1997年11月, Award of The Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society, The Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society, The Superiority of Laparoscopic Examination in Predicting Hepatocellular Carcinoma after Interferon Therapy for Chronic
  2. 2008年01月, GlaxoSmithKline Award

Patented

  1. Patent, JP5152745, 2012/12/14
  2. Patent
  3. Patent, JP2869759, 1999/01/08
  4. Patent, JP5656159, 2014/12/05
  5. Patent, JP5696317, 2015/02/20
  6. Patent, JP5888668, 2016/02/26
  7. Patent, JP5924644, 2016/04/28
  8. Patent
  9. Patent
  10. Patent
  11. Patent
  12. Patent
  13. Patent
  14. Patent
  15. Patent, 2014/12/05
  16. Patent
  17. Patent
  18. Patent
  19. Patent

Works, etc.

  1. 広島大学ラグビー部顧問,第32回中国四国医科学生ラグビーフットボール大会 広島大学優勝

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. Research Program on Hepatitis, 2015/04/01, 2016/03/31
  2. Research Program on Hepatitis, 2015/04/01, 2016/03/31
  3. Health and Labour Sciences Research Grants, 2011, 2013
  4. Health and Labour Sciences Research Grants, 2012, 2016
  5. 2001
  6. 2003
  7. 2004
  8. 2004
  9. 2004
  10. 2006
  11. 2005
  12. 2007
  13. 2007
  14. 2008
  15. 2009
  16. 2009
  17. 2010
  18. 2010
  19. KAKENHI, 2014, 2014
  20. KAKENHI, Identification of SNPs on mature micro RNA to analyze origin of miRNA, 2013, 2013
  21. KAKENHI, Analysis of unknown pathogen using human hepatocyte chimeric mouseand massive parallel sequencing, 2012, 2012
  22. KAKENHI, Generation of a mouse model that shows specific features of human diseases., 2010, 2011
  23. KAKENHI, A comprehensive transcriptome analysis of humanized mouse liver using ultra high density cDNA micro array, 2009, 2011
  24. KAKENHI, 2007, 2007
  25. KAKENHI, Production of interferon stimulated gene library and screening of new therapeutic drug for hepatitis viruses, 2006, 2007
  26. KAKENHI, 2003, 2005
  27. KAKENHI, Specification of the factor in a liver cell required for multiplication of hepatitis C virus, 2001, 2003
  28. KAKENHI, Analysis of lamivudine resistance acquisition by hepatitis B virus., 2001, 2003
  29. KAKENHI, Detection of drug resistant mutant hepatitis B virus strain and its clinical application., 1998, 2000
  30. KAKENHI, Interferon resistance of hepatitis C virus, 1994, 1995
  31. Health and Labour Sciences Research Grants, 2014/04/01, 2015/03/31
  32. KAKENHI, 2015, 2016
  33. Research Program on Hepatitis , 2016/04/01, 2017/03/31
  34. Research Program on Hepatitis , 2016/04/01, 2017/03/31
  35. KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Research (Pioneering)), 2017, 2019
  36. Research Program on Hepatitis , 2017/04/01, 2018/03/31
  37. Research Program on Hepatitis , 2017/04/01, 2018/03/31
  38. 2004/04/01
  39. 2017

Social Activities

Organizing Academic Conferences, etc.

  1. 2000/11
  2. 2001/10
  3. 2001/05
  4. 2001/10
  5. 2001/11
  6. 2001/02
  7. 2001/11
  8. 2001/02
  9. 2001/07
  10. 2001/07
  11. 2001/04
  12. 2001/05
  13. 2001/09
  14. 2001/12
  15. 2001/01
  16. 2009/09
  17. 2011/10
  18. 2012/02
  19. The 2nd Japan-Italy Liver Workshop, 2014/11, 2014/11
  20. The 11th JSH Single Topic Conference, 2014/11
  21. 2014/07
  22. 2016/11
  23. 2015/11, 2015/11
  24. 2017/06, 2017/06
  25. 2016/06, 2016/06
  26. 2017/07, 2017/07

Other Social Contributions

  1. Pancreatic Cancer Expert Meeting, 2017/05/26, 2017/05/26
  2. Academic Workshop by Hiroshima University and Cairo University, Human hepatocyte chimeric mouse model for hepatitis virus studies, 2017/02/21, 2017/02/21