Publications

Reflux-associated Cholecystopathy: Analysis of 76 Gallbladders From Patients With Supra-Oddi Union of the Pancreatic Duct and Common Bile Duct (Pancreatobiliary Maljunction) Elucidates a Specific Diagnostic Pattern of Mucosal Hyperplasia as a Prelude to Carcinoma.
Am J Surg Pathol 2017 Jun 15. Epub 2017 Jun 15.
Departments of *Pathology and Laboratory Medicine **Radiology ‡‡Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine ††Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Departments of †Gastroenterology ‡Pathology, Shinshu University Hospital §Department of Gastroenterology, Nagano Municipal Hospital Departments of ∥Gastroenterology ¶Department of Surgery, Iida Municipal Hospital #Department of Gastroenterology, Saku Center Hospital, Nagano, Japan §§Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD.



Determination of methylmalonyl coenzyme A by ultra high-performance liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry for measuring propionyl coenzyme A carboxylase activity in patients with propionic acidemia.
J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 2017 Mar 6;1046:195-199. Epub 2017 Feb 6.
Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan. Electronic address:



Autoimmune Pancreatitis Can Transform Into Chronic Features Similar to Advanced Chronic Pancreatitis With Functional Insufficiency Following Severe Calcification.
Pancreas 2016 Sep;45(8):1189-95
From the *Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; †Department of Biomedical Laboratory Sciences, Shinshu University School of Health Sciences; ‡Department of Laboratory Medicine, Shinshu University Hospital; §Endoscopic Examination Center, Shinshu University School of Medicine; and ∥Center for Health, Safety, and Environmental Management, Shinshu University, Matsumoto, Japan.

Successful living donor liver transplantation for classical maple syrup urine disease.
Pediatr Transplant 2016 Aug 20;20(5):707-710. Epub 2016 Jun 20.
Division of Molecular Genetics, Institute for Comprehensive Medical Science, Fujita Health University, Aichi, Japan.

Kinetic and molecular orbital analyses of dicarboxylic acylcarnitine methylesterification show that derivatization may affect the screening of newborns by tandem mass spectrometry.
Bioorg Med Chem Lett 2016 Jan 10;26(1):121-5. Epub 2015 Nov 10.
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3-1 Tanabe-dori, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya 467-8603, Japan; Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya 467-8601, Japan.

Association Between Immunoglobulin G4-related Disease and Malignancy within 12 Years after Diagnosis: An Analysis after Longterm Followup.
J Rheumatol 2015 Nov 15;42(11):2135-42. Epub 2015 Oct 15.
From the Department of Gastroenterology, the Endoscopic Examination Center, and the Center for Health, Safety, and Environmental Management, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan.J. Asano, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; T. Watanabe, MD, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; T. Oguchi, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; K. Kanai, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; M. Maruyama, MD, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; T. Ito, MD, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; T. Muraki, MD, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; H. Hamano, MD, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; N. Arakura, MD, PhD, Endoscopic Examination Center, Shinshu University School of Medicine; A. Matsumoto, MD, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine; S. Kawa, MD, PhD, Center for Health, Safety, and Environmental Management, Shinshu University.


Assay for methylmalonyl coenzyme A mutase activity based on determination of succinyl coenzyme A by ultrahigh-performance liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry.
Anal Bioanal Chem 2015 Jul 28;407(18):5281-6. Epub 2015 May 28.
Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3-1 Tanabe-dori, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya, 467-8603, Japan.

Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy treatment of pancreatic stones complicated with advanced stage autoimmune pancreatitis.
BMC Gastroenterol 2015 Mar 10;15:28. Epub 2015 Mar 10.
Center for Health, Safety, and Environmental Management, Shinshu University, 3-1-1 Asahi, Matsumoto, 390-8621, Japan.

Generation of recombination activating gene-1-deficient neonatal piglets: a model of T and B cell deficient severe combined immune deficiency.
PLoS One 2014 1;9(12):e113833. Epub 2014 Dec 1.
Division of Stem Cell Therapy, The Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan; Japan Science and Technology Agency, Exploratory Research for Advanced Technology (ERATO), Nakauchi Stem Cell and Organ Regeneration Project, Tokyo, Japan.


Enhancing thermostability and the structural characterization of Microbacterium saccharophilum K-1 β-fructofuranosidase.
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 2014 Aug 15;98(15):6667-77. Epub 2014 Mar 15.
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), 2-15 Natsushima, Yokosuka, Kanagawa, 237-0061, Japan.


Mechanisms of lower bile duct stricture in autoimmune pancreatitis.
Pancreas 2014 Mar;43(2):255-60
From the *Department of Gastroenterology, and †Endoscopic Examination Center, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto; ‡Nagano Municipal Hospital, Nagano; and §Center for Health, Safety, and Environmental Management, Shinshu University, Matsumoto, Japan.

Establishment and directed differentiation of induced pluripotent stem cells from glycogen storage disease type Ib patient.
Genes Cells 2013 Dec 28;18(12):1053-69. Epub 2013 Oct 28.
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3-1 Tanabe-dori, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya, 467-8603, Japan.


Type 1 autoimmune pancreatitis can transform into chronic pancreatitis: a long-term follow-up study of 73 Japanese patients.
Int J Rheumatol 2013 16;2013:272595. Epub 2013 May 16.
Department of Gastroenterology, Shinshu University School of Medicine, 3-1-1 Asahi, Matsumoto 390-8621, Japan.


Association of swine vertnin (VRTN) gene with production traits in Duroc pigs improved using a closed nucleus breeding system.
Anim Sci J 2013 Mar 2;84(3):213-21. Epub 2012 Nov 2.
Central Research Institute for Feed and Livestock ZEN-NOH (National Federation of Agricultural Cooperative Associations), Kamishihoro, Hokkaido, Japan.



Crystal structure of a lactosucrose-producing enzyme, Arthrobacter sp. K-1 β-fructofuranosidase.
Enzyme Microb Technol 2012 Dec 16;51(6-7):359-65. Epub 2012 Aug 16.
Department of Applied Biological Science, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, 3-5-8 Saiwai-cho, Fuchu, Tokyo 186-0001, Japan.


Hypothermia attenuates the severity of oxidative stress development in asphyxiated newborns.
J Crit Care 2012 Oct 21;27(5):469-73. Epub 2012 Feb 21.
Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan.

ß-ureidopropionase deficiency: phenotype, genotype and protein structural consequences in 16 patients.
Biochim Biophys Acta 2012 Jul 14;1822(7):1096-108. Epub 2012 Apr 14.
Academic Medical Center, Emma Children's Hospital, Department of Clinical Chemistry, Laboratory Genetic Metabolic Diseases, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands.





Endothelin receptor antagonist attenuates inflammatory response and prolongs the survival time in a neonatal sepsis model.
Intensive Care Med 2010 Dec 16;36(12):2132-9. Epub 2010 Sep 16.
Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho-Cho, Mizuho-Ku, Nagoya, 467-8601, Japan.

Parieto-occipital encephalomalacia in neonatal hyperammonemia with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency: A case report.
Brain Dev 2010 Aug 28;32(7):567-70. Epub 2009 Jul 28.
Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology and Congenital Disorders, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan.




Diclofenac enhances proinflammatory cytokine-induced nitric oxide production through NF-kappaB signaling in cultured astrocytes.
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2009 Jul 23;238(1):56-63. Epub 2009 Apr 23.
Department of Molecular Neurobiology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya 467-8601, Japan.


Late circulatory dysfunction and decreased cerebral blood flow volume in infants with periventricular leukomalacia.
Brain Dev 2008 Oct 25;30(9):589-94. Epub 2008 Mar 25.
Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology and Congenital Disorders, Kawasumi, Mizuho, Nagoya, Aichi 467-8601, Japan.

Determination of 3-hydroxyisovalerylcarnitine and other acylcarnitine levels using liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry in serum and urine of a patient with multiple carboxylase deficiency.
J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 2008 Jul 4;870(2):154-9. Epub 2007 Dec 4.
Laboratory of Hospital Pharmacy, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, 3-1 Tanabe-dori, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya 467-8603, Japan.

Reduction in cerebral blood flow volume in infants complicated with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy resulting in cerebral palsy.
Brain Dev 2008 Apr 22;30(4):246-53. Epub 2007 Oct 22.
Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Kawasumi, Mizuho, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan.



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