• Publications
  • Influence
Targeted disruption of exon 52 in the mouse dystrophin gene induced muscle degeneration similar to that observed in Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a degenerative disorder of the skeletal muscle in human and is caused by mutations in the dystrophin gene. The mdx mouse is a spontaneous mutant and an animalExpand
  • 98
  • 6
Background:  Previously, we reported that most gastrointestinal tumors could be distinguished with the Light‐Induced Fluorescence Endoscopy for GastroIntestine system (LIFE‐GI system) using aExpand
  • 35
  • 4
JAID/JSC Guidelines for the Treatment of Respiratory Infectious Diseases: The Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases/Japanese Society of Chemotherapy – The JAID/JSC Guide to Clinical Management
a Center for Infectious Diseases, Nara Medical University, Nara, Japan b Shinrakuen Hospital, Niigata, Japan c Department of International Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty ofExpand
  • 30
  • 3
Improved outcome of chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa lung infection is associated with induction of a Th1‐dominated cytokine response
Repeated challenge with antigen is involved in the pathogenesis of a variety of pulmonary diseases. Patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) experience recurrent pulmonary colonization with PseudomonasExpand
  • 94
  • 2
Combination electro-gene therapy using herpes virus thymidine kinase and interleukin-12 expression plasmids is highly efficient against murine carcinomas in vivo.
  • T. Goto, T. Nishi, +7 authors Y. Ushio
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Molecular therapy : the journal of the American…
  • 1 November 2004
We report the use of plasmid DNA-mediated combination gene therapy for tumor-bearing mice using in vivo electroporation, also called electro-gene therapy (EGT), that resulted in uncomplicated andExpand
  • 34
  • 2
Inheritance in Kabuki make-up (Niikawa-Kuroki) syndrome.
  • 33
  • 1
Hepatocyte growth factor accelerates the wound repair of cultured gastric mucosal cells.
Effects of hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) on gastric wound repair were assessed. Artificial wounds of uniform size were made by mechanical cell denudation in confluent rabbit gastric mucosal cellExpand
  • 79
  • 1
Correlations among total colonoscopic findings, clinical symptoms, and laboratory markers in ulcerative colitis
Background and Aim:  Colonoscopy plays an integral role in the diagnosis, management and surveillance of ulcerative colitis (UC). In the present study we assessed the relationship between endoscopicExpand
  • 78
  • 1