Publications

The retrospective analysis of the relationship between prescribed dose and risk factor for seed migration in iodine-125 prostate brachytherapy.
Jpn J Radiol 2016 Nov 8;34(11):718-723. Epub 2016 Sep 8.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, 5 Zaifu-cho, Hirosaki, Aomori, 036-8562, Japan.

Clinical Outcomes and Prognostic Factors of High-Dose Proton Beam Therapy for Peripheral Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer.
Clin Lung Cancer 2016 Sep 30;17(5):427-432. Epub 2015 Nov 30.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, Hirosaki, Japan.


Prognostic impact of average iodine density assessed by dual-energy spectral imaging for predicting lung tumor recurrence after stereotactic body radiotherapy.
J Radiat Res 2016 Jul 28;57(4):381-6. Epub 2016 Jan 28.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Hirosaki University, 5 Zaifu-cho, 036-8562 Hirosaki, Aomori, Japan


Clinical outcome of stereotactic body radiotherapy for primary and oligometastatic lung tumors: a single institutional study with almost uniform dose with different five treatment schedules.
Radiat Oncol 2016 Jan 20;11. Epub 2016 Jan 20.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Hirosaki University, 5 Zaifu-cho, 036-8562, Hirosaki, Aomori, Japan.


The pretreatment neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio predicts therapeutic response to radiation therapy and concurrent chemoradiation therapy in uterine cervical cancer.
Int J Clin Oncol 2015 Oct 4;20(5):989-96. Epub 2015 Mar 4.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, 5-Zaifu-cho, Hirosaki, Aomori, 036-8562, Japan.

LW6, a hypoxia-inducible factor 1 inhibitor, selectively induces apoptosis in hypoxic cells through depolarization of mitochondria in A549 human lung cancer cells.
Mol Med Rep 2015 Sep 27;12(3):3462-8. Epub 2015 May 27.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, Hirosaki, Aomori 036‑8562, Japan.


Hypoxic viable tissue in human chronic cerebral ischemia because of unilateral major cerebral artery steno-occlusive disease.
Stroke 2015 May 14;46(5):1250-6. Epub 2015 Apr 14.
From the Department of Neurosurgery (H.S., K.O., T.B., Koji Yoshida, M.K., Kenji Yoshida, A.O.) and Cyclotron Research Center (K.T.), School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan; and Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, Hirosaki, Japan (Y.T.).

Radiation-induced rib fracture after stereotactic body radiotherapy with a total dose of 54-56 Gy given in 9-7 fractions for patients with peripheral lung tumor: impact of maximum dose and fraction size.
Radiat Oncol 2015 Apr 22;10:99. Epub 2015 Apr 22.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Hirosaki University, 5 Zaifu-cho, Hirosaki, Aomori, 036-8562, Japan.



Correlation between tumor size and blood volume in lung tumors: a prospective study on dual-energy gemstone spectral CT imaging.
J Radiat Res 2014 Sep 14;55(5):917-23. Epub 2014 May 14.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, 5 Zaifu-cho, Hirosaki, Aomori 036-8562, Japan.




A time-varying seasonal autoregressive model-based prediction of respiratory motion for tumor following radiotherapy.
Comput Math Methods Med 2013 10;2013:390325. Epub 2013 Jun 10.
Department of Electrical and Communication Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, 6-3 Aoba, Aramaki, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-8578, Japan.

Megakaryocytic differentiation in human chronic myelogenous leukemia K562 cells induced by ionizing radiation in combination with phorbol 12-myristate 13-acetate.
J Radiat Res 2013 May 21;54(3):438-46. Epub 2012 Dec 21.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, 5 Zaifu-cho, Hirosaki, Aomori 036-8562, Japan.

A simplified method to generate serotonergic neurons from mouse embryonic stem and induced pluripotent stem cells.
J Neurochem 2012 Jul 4;122(1):81-93. Epub 2012 Apr 4.
Laboratory of Molecular Neuropharmacology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan.








Temporal change in brain natriuretic Peptide after radiotherapy for thoracic esophageal cancer.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2007 Dec 14;69(5):1417-23. Epub 2007 Sep 14.
Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan.

A phase II study on stereotactic body radiotherapy for stage I non-small cell lung cancer.
Radiother Oncol 2007 Dec 26;85(3):429-34. Epub 2007 Nov 26.
Department of Radiation Oncology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1-1 Seiryo-machi, Aobaku, Sendai, Japan.









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