Publications


Evaluation of Functional Marrow Irradiation Based on Skeletal Marrow Composition Obtained Using Dual-Energy Computed Tomography.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 Nov 6;96(3):679-87. Epub 2016 Jul 6.
Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Department of Therapeutic Radiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Department of Radiation Oncology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, California. Electronic address:

Fast Megavoltage Computed Tomography: A Rapid Imaging Method for Total Body or Marrow Irradiation in Helical Tomotherapy.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 Nov 6;96(3):688-95. Epub 2016 Jul 6.
Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Department of Therapeutic Radiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Department of Radiation Oncology and Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, California. Electronic address:



Single-Fraction Carbon-Ion Radiation Therapy for Patients 80 Years of Age and Older With Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 May 30;95(1):542-8. Epub 2015 Nov 30.
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan.



A prospective nonrandomized phase I/II study of carbon ion radiotherapy in a favorable subset of locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
Cancer 2015 Apr 13;121(8):1321-7. Epub 2015 Jan 13.
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan; Department of Radiology, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan.

The importance of good death components among cancer patients, the general population, oncologists, and oncology nurses in Japan: patients prefer "fighting against cancer".
Support Care Cancer 2015 Jan 5;23(1):103-10. Epub 2014 Jul 5.
Department of Adult Nursing/Palliative Care Nursing, School of Health Sciences and Nursing Sciences, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan,


Carbon-ion scanning lung treatment planning with respiratory-gated phase-controlled rescanning: simulation study using 4-dimensional CT data.
Radiat Oncol 2014 Nov 11;9:238. Epub 2014 Nov 11.
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 4-9-1, Anagawa, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba, 263-8555, Japan.






Guidelines for respiratory motion management in radiation therapy.
J Radiat Res 2013 May 13;54(3):561-8. Epub 2012 Dec 13.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Shogoin-Kawaharacho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan.





¹⁰⁶Ruthenium plaque therapy (RPT) for retinoblastoma.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Sep 9;84(1):59-65. Epub 2012 May 9.
Department of Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan.

Investigation of the feasibility of a simple method for verifying the motion of a binary multileaf collimator synchronized with the rotation of the gantry for helical tomotherapy.
J Appl Clin Med Phys 2012 Jan 5;13(1):3700. Epub 2012 Jan 5.
Division of Radiology and Biomedical Engineering, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

Expression of DBC1 is associated with nuclear grade and HER2 expression in breast cancer.
Exp Ther Med 2011 Nov 12;2(6):1105-1109. Epub 2011 Aug 12.
Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8655;

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