Makiyo Takenaka

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The lde/lde rat is characterized by dwarfism, postnatal lethality, male hypogonadism, a high incidence of epilepsy and many vacuoles in the hippocampus and amygdala. We used a candidate approach to identify the gene responsible for the lde phenotype and assessed the susceptibility of lde/lde rats for audiogenic seizures. Following backcross breeding of(More)
  • M Takenaka
  • Kaibogaku zasshi. Journal of anatomy
  • 1994
The crania of modern Kyongsangnam-do or Southeastern Koreans were examined metrically and nonmetrically. In comparison with those of several modern samples from the northeastern Asia, the modern Kyongsangnam-do crania are characterized by their brachycranic and high cranial vaults as well as their high facial skeletons with the flat frontal and(More)
Great advances in screening have lowered the death rate from cervical cancer in the advanced countries. The major advances in cervical cancer screening include the Papanicolaou (Pap) test and liquid-based cytology (LBC). In this study, we aimed to use cell remnants from LBC specimens from uterine cervix and endometrium, aspirates from breast and thyroid(More)
A 54-year-old woman developed transfusion-associated graft-versus-host disease (TA-GVHD) after the transfusion of stored packed red cells obtained from unrelated donors. The patient was presumed to be immunocompetent. A diagnosis of TA-GVHD was made by clinical features and postmortem pathologic findings. Sex chromatin analysis of the patient's lymphocytes(More)
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