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  • Norihiro Kobayashi, Masato Naya, Shigehisa Endoh, Junko Maru, Kazuhiro Yamamoto, Junko Nakanishi
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Toxicology
  • 2009 (First Publication: 1 October 2009)
  • Two intratracheal instillation experiments with nano-size titanium dioxide (TiO(2)) particles of different sizes and agglomerations were conducted in rats to compare the biological responses inducedExpand
  • Hideya Mizuno, Akinori Nakamura, +6 authors Kazuo Hashido
  • Medicine, Biology
  • PloS one
  • 2011 (First Publication: 30 March 2011)
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a lethal X-linked disorder caused by mutations in the dystrophin gene, which encodes a cytoskeletal protein, dystrophin. Creatine kinase (CK) is generally used asExpand
  • Yoshiharu Kinugasa, Masahiko Kato, +4 authors Kazuhiro Yamamoto
  • Medicine
  • Circulation journal : official journal of the…
  • 2013 (First Publication: 25 February 2013)
  • BACKGROUND The clinical significance of nutritional risk assessment in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) remains undefined. Geriatric nutritional risk index (GNRI)Expand
  • Tomohito Ohtani, Selma F. Mohammed, +6 authors Margaret M. Redfield
  • Medicine
  • European heart journal
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 July 2012)
  • AIMS The pathophysiology of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) is complex but increased left ventricular (LV) diastolic stiffness plays a key role. A load-independent,Expand
  • Yasushi Sakata, Kazuhiro Yamamoto, +5 authors Tohru Masuyama
  • Medicine
  • Circulation
  • 2004 (First Publication: 19 April 2004)
  • Background—Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) are activated in dilated failing hearts, and angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibition prevents left ventricular (LV) dilatation. However, it remainsExpand