Publications


Severe Corneal Disorders Developed After Brimonidine Tartrate Ophthalmic Solution Use.
Cornea 2017 Dec;36(12):1567-1569
*Department of Ophthalmology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan; †Department of Ophthalmology, Fukuchiyama City Hospital, Kyoto, Japan; ‡Oike-Ganka Ikeda Clinic, Kyoto, Japan; §Department of Ophthalmology, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Obu, Japan; and ¶Department of Frontier Medical Science and Technology for Ophthalmology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan.

Gene expression analysis of Arc mRNA as a neuronal cell activity marker in the hippocampus and amygdala in two-way active avoidance test in rats.
J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods 2017 Nov - Dec;88(Pt 2):140-146. Epub 2017 Sep 27.
Medicinal Safety Research Laboratories, Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd., 1-16-13 Kita-Kasai, Edogawa-ku, Tokyo 134-8630, Japan. Electronic address:

Effects of ocular and systemic factors on the progression of glaucomatous visual field damage in various sectors.
Br J Ophthalmol 2017 Aug 9;101(8):1071-1075. Epub 2016 Dec 9.
Orthoptics and Visual Science, Department of Rehabilitation, School of Allied Health Sciences, Kitasato University, Kanagawa, Japan.

A surgical case of radiotherapy induced esophageal perforation accompanying pyogenic spondylodiscitis: a case report.
Surg Case Rep 2017 Aug 31;3(1):98. Epub 2017 Aug 31.
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8655, Japan.

Effect of Trabeculotomy on Corneal Endothelial Cell Loss in Cases of After Penetrating-Keratoplasty Glaucoma.
Cornea 2017 Mar;36(3):317-321
*Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Life and Medical Sciences, Doshisha University, Kyotanabe, Japan; †Department of Ophthalmology, Baptist Yamasaki Eye Clinic, Kyoto, Japan; ‡Departments of Ophthalmology; and §Frontier Medical Science and Technology for Ophthalmology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan.

Effect of Trabeculotomy on Corneal Endothelial Cell Loss in Cases of Postpenetrating-Keratoplasty Glaucoma.
Cornea 2016 Nov 16. Epub 2016 Nov 16.
*Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Life and Medical Sciences, Doshisha University, Kyotanabe, Japan; †Department of Ophthalmology, Baptist Yamasaki Eye Clinic, Kyoto, Japan; ‡Departments of Ophthalmology; and §Frontier Medical Science and Technology for Ophthalmology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan.



Genome-wide association study identifies five new susceptibility loci for primary angle closure glaucoma.
Nat Genet 2016 May 4;48(5):556-62. Epub 2016 Apr 4.
Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre and Eye ACP, Duke-National University of Singapore, Singapore.

Evaluation of Glaucoma Progression in Large-Scale Clinical Data: The Japanese Archive of Multicentral Databases in Glaucoma (JAMDIG).
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2016 Apr;57(4):2012-20
Orthoptics and Visual Science, Department of Rehabilitation, School of Allied Health Sciences, Kitasato University, Kanagawa, Japan.

Atopic Glaucoma: Clinical and Pathophysiological Analysis.
J Glaucoma 2015 Dec;24(9):662-8
*Department of Ophthalmology, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine †Department of Ophthalmology, Japan Red Cross Society Medical Centre, Tokyo ‡Department of Ophthalmology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto §Department of Ophthalmology, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.


A common variant near TGFBR3 is associated with primary open angle glaucoma.
Hum Mol Genet 2015 Jul 10;24(13):3880-92. Epub 2015 Apr 10.
Singapore Eye Research Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore,

Corrigendum: a common variant mapping to CACNA1A is associated with susceptibility to exfoliation syndrome.
Nat Genet 2015 Jun;47(6):689

A common variant mapping to CACNA1A is associated with susceptibility to exfoliation syndrome.
Nat Genet 2015 Apr 23;47(4):387-92. Epub 2015 Feb 23.
1] Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore. [2] Department of Ophthalmology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore. [3] Division of Human Genetics, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore.


Landiolol hydrochloride for early postoperative tachycardia after transthoracic esophagectomy.
Surg Today 2014 May 15;44(5):848-54. Epub 2013 May 15.
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Hongo 7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8655, Japan,

Poorly differentiated mesenteric carcinoma of unknown primary site detected by abscess formation: case report.
World J Surg Oncol 2014 Jan 8;12. Epub 2014 Jan 8.
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, the University of Tokyo Hospital, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8655, Japan.


Three susceptible loci associated with primary open-angle glaucoma identified by genome-wide association study in a Japanese population.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2009 Aug 22;106(31):12838-42. Epub 2009 Jul 22.
Department of Genomic Medical Sciences, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi-Hirokoji, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602-8566, Japan.

Detection of minimal gastric cancer cells in peritoneal washings by focused microarray analysis with multiple markers: clinical implications.
Ann Surg Oncol 2007 May 9;14(5):1694-702. Epub 2007 Feb 9.
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine, Hongo 7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8655, Japan.

Influence of aging on the improvement of subjective sleep quality by atypical antipsychotic drugs in patients with schizophrenia: comparison of middle-aged and older adults.
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 2005 May;13(5):377-84
Dept. of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1-2-3, Kasumi, Minami-ku, Hiroshima 734-8551, Japan.


An approach to predict the risk of glaucoma development by integrating different attribute data.
Springerplus 2012 24;1:41. Epub 2012 Oct 24.
Department of Genomic Medical Sciences, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kajiicho 465, Kawaramachi-Hirokoji, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, 602-8566 Japan.

Genetic association study of exfoliation syndrome identifies a protective rare variant at LOXL1 and five new susceptibility loci.
Nat Genet 2017 07 29;49(7):993-1004. Epub 2017 May 29.
Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore.

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