Tomoko Shinzato

Learn More
Methylglyoxal (MGO), glypxal (GO) and 3-deoxyglucosone (3-DG) are reactive alpha,beta-dicarbonyl intermediates in advanced Maillard reaction, which form advanced glycation and oxidation end products(More)
Chronic renal failure (CRF) is often complicated by lymphopenia, which may be partly responsible for immune deficiency. We hypothesized that lymphopenia in CRF might result from apoptosis of T cells(More)
Pentosidine is an advanced glycation end product and its formation is shown to be closely related to oxidative processes. Recent studies have shown that pentosidine levels are increased not only in(More)