Publications

Maternal dyslipidemia during pregnancy may increase the risk of preterm birth: A meta-analysis.
Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 2017 Feb;56(1):9-15
Department of Epidemiology and Health Statistics, School of Public Health, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China. Electronic address:

USP10 Is an Essential Deubiquitinase for Hematopoiesis and Inhibits Apoptosis of Long-Term Hematopoietic Stem Cells.
Stem Cell Reports 2016 Dec;7(6):1116-1129
Division of Virology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 1-757 Asahimachi-Dori, Niigata 951-8510, Japan. Electronic address:

RASAL3, a novel hematopoietic RasGAP protein, regulates the number and functions of NKT cells.
Eur J Immunol 2015 May 11;45(5):1512-23. Epub 2015 Mar 11.
Division of Virology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan.

Protective effect of the long pentraxin PTX3 against histone-mediated endothelial cell cytotoxicity in sepsis.
Sci Signal 2014 Sep 16;7(343):ra88. Epub 2014 Sep 16.
Department of Quantitative Biology and Medicine, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 153-8904, Japan.


Microbiological quality and characteristics of probiotic products in China.
J Sci Food Agric 2014 Jan 4;94(1):131-8. Epub 2013 Jul 4.
State Key Laboratory of Food Science and Technology, Nanchang University, Jiangxi, 330047, China; Penn Ovarian Cancer Research Center, Center for Research on Reproduction and Women's Health (CRRWH), Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA; Institute of Translational Medicine, Nanchang University, People's Republic of China, 999 Xuefu Rd, Honggu District, Nanchang, China.

The proteomic profile of circulating pentraxin 3 (PTX3) complex in sepsis demonstrates the interaction with azurocidin 1 and other components of neutrophil extracellular traps.
Mol Cell Proteomics 2012 Jun 25;11(6):M111.015073. Epub 2012 Jan 25.
Department of Molecular Biology and Medicine, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 153-8904, Japan.


Long pentraxin 3 (PTX3) expression and release by neutrophils in vitro and in ulcerative colitis.
Pathol Int 2011 May 17;61(5):290-7. Epub 2011 Mar 17.
Department of Cellular Function, Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Chuou-ku, Niigata, Japan.

The predominant expression of hepatocyte nuclear factor 4α (HNF4α) in thyroid transcription factor-1 (TTF-1)-negative pulmonary adenocarcinoma.
Histopathology 2011 Feb 23;58(3):467-76. Epub 2011 Feb 23.
Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata University Hospital, Niigata, Japan.


Expression of liver X receptor alpha and lipid metabolism in granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor-induced human monocyte-derived macrophage.
Pathol Int 2009 Mar;59(3):152-60
Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Department of Cellular Function, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan.

Macrophage colony-stimulating factor is indispensable for repopulation and differentiation of Kupffer cells but not for splenic red pulp macrophages in osteopetrotic (op/op) mice after macrophage depletion.
Cell Tissue Res 2008 May 12;332(2):245-56. Epub 2008 Mar 12.
Department of Cellular Function, Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, 951-8510, Japan,

Lipopolysaccharide induced expression of pentraxin 3 in human neutrophils and monocyte-derived macrophages.
Cell Immunol 2007 Aug 28;248(2):86-94. Epub 2007 Nov 28.
Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Department of Cellular Function, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Asahimachi 1-757, Chuou-ku, Niigata 951-8510, Japan.

Expression of liver X receptor alpha in rat fetal tissues at different developmental stages.
J Histochem Cytochem 2007 Jun 6;55(6):641-9. Epub 2007 Mar 6.
Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Department of Cellular Function, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Asahimachi-dori 1-757, 951-8510, Niigata, Japan.




Expression of the LXRalpha protein in human atherosclerotic lesions.
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2005 Mar 29;25(3):622-7. Epub 2004 Dec 29.
Department of Systems Biology and Medicine, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo, Japan.

Expression and localization of P1 promoter-driven hepatocyte nuclear factor-4α (HNF4α) isoforms in human and rats.
Nucl Recept 2003 8;1. Epub 2003 Aug 8.
Department of Cellular Function, Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan.

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