原著論文(2000年以降)

- 2009 -
1. Yamori Y, Liu L, Mori M, Sagara M, Murakami S, Nara Y, Mizushima S: Taurine as the nutritional for the longevity of the Japanese revealed by a world-wide epidemiological survey. In Taurine 7: Taurine for future Healthcare (Azuma J, Schaffer SW, Ito T, eds.), Springer, New York, 2009 (in press)
   
2. Mori M, Xu JW, Mori H, Ling CF, Wei GH, Yamori Y: Comparative studies on 24-hour urinary taurine excretion in Japanese and Chinese adults and children - Need for food educational diets. In Taurine 7: Taurine for future Healthcare (Azuma J, Schaffer SW, Ito T, eds.), Springer, New York, 2009 (in press)
   
- 2008 -
1. Zhang M, Ikeda K, Xu JW, Yamori Y, Gao XM, Zhang BL: Genistein suppresses adipogenesis of 3T3-L1 cells via multiple signal pathways. Phytother Res., 2008 [Epub ahead of print]
   
2. Ahn MR, Kunimasa K, Kumazawa S, Nakayama T, Kaji K, Uto Y, Hori H, Nagasawa H, Ohta T: Correlation between antiangiogenic activity and antioxidant activity of various components from propolis. Mol Nutr Food Res., 2008 [Epub ahead of print]
   
3. Messerli SM, Ahn MR, Kunimasa K, Yanagihara M, Tatefuji T, Hashimoto K, Kluwe L, Mautner V, Uto Y, Hori H, Kumazawa S, Kaji K, Ohta T, Maruta H: Artepillin C (ARC) in Brazilian green propolis selectively blocks the oncogenic PAK1 signaling and suppresses the growth of NF tumors in mice.Phytother Res., 2008 [Epub ahead of print]
   
4. Moriguchi EH, Yamori Y, Sagara M, Mori MMori H, Sakuma T, Ishikawa PM, Moriguchi Y: New beverage for cardiovascular health, proposal based on oriental and occidental food culture from a world-wide epidemiological study. Geriatr Gerontol Int Suppl. 8: S3-S7, 2008.
   
5. Mori M, Okabe Y, Tanimoto H, Shimazu T, Mori H, Yamori Y: Isoflavones as putative anti-aging food factors in Asia and effects of isoflavone aglycon-rich fermented soybeans on bone and glucose metabolisms in postmenopausal women. Geriatr Gerontol Int Suppl. 8: S8-S15, 2008.
   
6. Ying CJ, Noguchi T, Aso H, Ikeda K, Yamori Y, Nara Y: The role of cytochrome P-450 in salt-sensitive stroke in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats Hypertens Res. 31: 1821-1827, 2008
   
7. Ueno T, Takagi H, Fukuda N, Takahashi A, Yao EH, Mitsumata M, Hiraoka-Yamamoto J, Ikeda K, Matsumoto K, Yamori Y: Cardiovascular remodeling and metabolic abnormalities in SHRSP.Z-Leprfa/IzmDmcr rats as a new model of metabolic syndrome. Hypertens Res. 31: 1021-1031, 2008.
   
8. Yamagata K, Tagami M, Yamori Y: Nitric oxide reduces astrocytic lactate production and induces neuronal vulnerability in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats Glia. 56: 387-393, 2008.
   
9. Xu JW, Yasui N, Ikeda K, Pan WJ, Watanabe J, Shiotani M, Yanaihara A, Miki T, Yamori Y: Isoflavones regulate secretion of leukemia inhibitory factor and transforming growth factor {beta} and expression of glycodelin in human endometrial epithelial cells. J Endocrinol. 196: 425-433, 2008.
   
10. Eguchi R, Naitou H, Kunimasa K, Ayuzawa R, Fujimori Y, Ohashi N, Kaji K, Ohta T: Proteomic analysis of hypoxia-induced tube breakdown of an in vitro capillary model composed of HUVECs: Potential role of p38-regulated reduction of HSP27. Proteomics. 8: 2897-2906, 2008 
   
11. Kunimasa K, Kobayashi T, Sugiyama S, Kaji K, Ohta T: Indole-3-carbinol suppresses tumor-induced angiogenesis by inhibiting tube formation and inducting apoptosis. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 72: 2243-2246, 2008.
   
12. Ohta T, Kunimasa K, Kobayashi T, Suzuki A, Kaji K: Propolis suppresses tumor angiogenesis by inducing apoptosis to tube-forming endothelial cells. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 72: 2436-2440, 2008.
   
   
- 2007 -
1. Yamagata K, Hakata K, Maeda A, Mochizuki C, Matsufuji H, Chino M, Yamori Y: Adenosine induces expression of glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) in primary rat astrocytes. Neurosci Res. 59: 467-474, 2007.
2. Xu JW, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Inhibitory effect of polyphenol cyanidin on TNF-alpha-induced apoptosis through multiple signaling pathways in endothelial cells. Atherosclerosis. 193: 299-308, 2007.
   
3. Mashimo T, Ogawa H, Cui ZH, Harada Y, Kawakami K, Masuda J, Yamori Y, Nabika T: Comprehensive QTL analysis of serum cholesterol levels before and after a high-cholesterol diet in SHRSP. Physiol Genomics. 30: 95-101, 2007.
   
4. Xu JW, Morita I, Ikeda K, Miki T, Yamori Y: C-reactive protein suppresses insulin signaling in endothelial cells: Role of spleen tyrosine kinase. Mol Endocrinol. 21: 564-573, 2007.
   
5. Yamori Y, Mori M, Mori H, Kashimura J, Sakuma T, Ishikawa PM, Moriguchi E, Moriguchi Y: Japanese perspective on reduction in lifestyle disease risk in immigrant Japanese Brazilians: A double-blind, placebo-controlled intervention study on palatinose. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 34: S5-S7, 2007.
   
6. Mori M, Mori H, Yamori Y: Calcium tablets reduce osteoporosis risk factors and increase insulin-like growth factor-1 in high school girls- A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trials. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 34: S93-S95, 2007.
   
7. Yamori Y, Liu L, Mori M, Sagara M, Murakami S, Nara Y, Mizushima S: Taurine as the nutritional factor for the longevity of the Japanese revealed by a world-wide epidemiological survey. Adv Exp Med Bio. 2007.
   
8. Mori M, Okabe Y, Tanimoto H, Shimazu T, Mori H, Yamori Y: Anti-aging food factors in Asia and effects of isoflavone aglycon-rich fermented soybeans on bone and glucose metabolisms in post-menopausal women, Geriatr Gerontol Int. 7: 6-13, 2007.
   
9. Mori M, Thorpe M: Australian Aboriginals with highest risks and a new attempt for their nutritional improvement. Food Culture; Development and Education UNESCO. 91-97,2007
   
10. Mori M, Kosaka H, Terai M, Mori H, Benno Y, Yamori Y, Hirota H, Toda T: Effects of Caspian sea yogurt (fermented milk with lactococcus lactis subsp. Cremoris FC) on the health of Japanese people. Food Culture; Development and Education UNESCO. 105-112, 2007.
   
11. Tanaka Y, Moritoh Y, Miwa N: Age-dependent telomere-shortening is repressed by phosphorylated alpha-tocopherol together with cellular longevity and intracellular oxidative-stress reduction in human brain microvascular endotheliocytes. J Cell Biochem. 102: 689-703, 2007.
   
12. Tanaka Y, Okado H, Terashima T: Retrograde infection of precerebellar nuclei neurons by injection of recombinant adenovirus into cerebellar cortex of the normal and reeler Mice. Arch Histol Cytol. 70: 51-62, 2007.
   
13. Ahn MR, Kunimasa K, Ohta T, Kumazawa S, Kamihara M, Kaji K, Uto Y, Hori H, Nagasawa H, Nakayama T: Suppression of tumor-induced angiogenesis by Brazilian propolis: Major component artepillin C inhibits in vitro tube formation and endothelial cell proliferation. Cancer Lett. 252: 235-243, 2007.
   
   
- 2006 -
1. Ikeda K, Yasui N, Yamamoto J, Nara Y, Yamori Y: A rat model of metabolic syndrome. Nippon Rinsho. Suppl 9: 339-342, 2006 (in Japanese). 
   
2. Yamori Y: Food factors for atherosclerosis prevention: Asian perspective derived from analyses of worldwide dietary biomarkers. Exp Clin Cardiol. 11: 94-98, 2006.
   
3. Yamori Y, Liu L, Mizushima S, Ikeda K, Nara Y: Male cardiovascular mortality and dietary markers in 25 population samples of 16 countries. J Hypertens. 24: 1499-1505, 2006.
   
4. Yamori Y: Food factors for lifestyle-related diseases prevention: Worldwide epidemiological studies based on experimental evidence. Clin Exp Hypertens. 28: 561-562, 2006.
   
5. Mori M: Soy and fish rich lunch reduce risk of atherosclerosis in one month. Atherosclerosis Suppl., 7: 441, 2006
   
6. Yamagata K, Tagami M, Nara Y, Itoh S, Yokogoshi H, Yamori Y: Fatty acids induce tight junctions in brain capillary endothelial cells. In Microvascular Research: Biology and Pathology-2 (Shepro D, ed.), ELSEVIER: pp411-414, 2006.
   
7. Yamori Y: Soy for "Health for All" -Message from WHO CARDIAC study and dietary intervention studies. In Soy in Health and Disease Prevention (Sugano M, ed.), Florida, Taylor & Francis: pp107-121, 2006.
   
8. Nishikawa T, Akiyama N, Kunimasa K, Oikawa T, Ishizuka M, Tsujimoto M, Natori S: Inhibition of in vivo angiogenesis by N--alanyl-5-S-glutathionyl-3,4- dihydroxyphenylalanine. Eur J Pharmol. 539: 151-157, 2006.
   
   
- 2005 -
1. Hayakawa K, Kimura M, Yamori Y: Role of the renal nerves in gamma-aminobutyric acid-induced antihypertensive effect in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Eur J Pharmacol. 524: 120-125, 2005.
   
2. Njelekela M, Ikeda K, Mtabaji J, Yamori Y: Dietary habits, plasma polyunsaturated fatty acids and selected coronary disease risk factors in Tanzania. East Afr Med J. 82: 572-578, 2005.
   
3. Xu JW, Ikeda K, Kobayakawa A, Ikami T, Kayano Y, Mitani T, Yamori Y: Downregulation of Racl activation by caffeic acid in aortic smooth muscle cells. Life Sci. 76: 2861-2872, 2005.
   
4. Li P, Xu JW, Ikeda K, Kobayakawa A, Kayano Y, Mitani T, Ikami T, Yamori Y: Caffeic acid inhibits vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation induced by angiotensin II in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Hypertens Res. 28: 369-377, 2005.
   
5. Inomata H, Watanabe T, Iizuka Y, Liang YQ, Mashimo T, Nabika T, Ikeda K, Yanai K, Gotoda T, Yamori Y, Isobe M, Kato N: Identification of quantitative trait loci for cardiac hypertrophy in two different strains of the spontaneously hypertensive rat. Hypertens Res. 28: 273-281, 2005.
   
6. Hayakawa K, Kimura M, Yamori Y: Role of the renal nerves in -aminobutyric acid-induced antihypertensive effect in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Eur J Pharmacol. 524: 120-125, 2005.
   
   
- 2004 -
1. Moriguchi EH, Moriguchi Y, Yamori Y: Impact of diet on the cardiovascular risk profile of Japanese immigrants living in Brazil: Contributions of World Health Organization CARDIAC and MONALISA studies. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 5-7, 2004.
   
2. Liu L, Ikeda K, Chen M, Yin W, Mizushima S, Miki T, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Obesity, emerging risk in China: Trend of increasing prevalence of obesity and its association with hypertension and hypercholesterolaemia among the Chinese.  Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 8-10, 2004.
   
3. Yamori Y, on behalf of WHO CARDIAC Study group: Nutrition and lifestyle-related disease prevention in the future. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 65, 2004.
   
4. Sasaki Y, Noguchi T, Yamamoto E, Giddings JC, Ikeda K, Yamamoto J, Yamori Y:  Effects of voluntary exercise on cerebral thrombosis and endothelial function in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRSP/IZM). Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 47-48, 2004.
   
5. Mori M, Sagara M, Ikeda K, Miki T, Yamori Y: Soy isoflavones improve bone metabolism in postmenopausal Japanese women. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 39-41, 2004.
   
6. Takahashi K, Kamada Y, Hiraoka-Yamamoto J, Mori M, Nagata R, Hashimoto K, Aizawa T, Matsuda K, Kometani T, Ikeda K, Yamori Y:  Effect of a soybean product on serum lipid levels in female university students. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 42-43, 2004.
   
7. Mori M, Aizawa T, Tokoro M, Miki T, Yamori Y: Soy isoflavone tablets reduce osteoporosis risk factors and obesity in middle-aged Japanese women. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 44-46, 2004.
   
8. Hiraoka-Yamamoto J, Ikeda K, Tsuchikura S, Yasui N, Onobayashi Y, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Characterization of the obese spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR/NDmcr-cp): a model of metabolic syndrome. Clin Exp Hypertens. 26: 437-438, 2004.
   
9. Noguchi T, Ikeda K, Sasaki Y, Yamamoto J, Yamori Y: Effects of vitamin E and sesamin on hypertension and cerebral therombogenesis in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 24-26, 2004.
   
10. Yamori Y, Murakami S, Ikeda K, Nara Y: Fish and lifestyle-related diseases prevention: Experimental and epidemiological evidence for anti-atherogenic potential of taurine. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 20-23, 2004.
   
11. Yamori Y: Worldwide epidemic of obesity: Hope for Japanese diets. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 2-4, 2004.
   
12. Yamagata K, Tagami M, Takenaga F, Yamori Y, Itoh S: Hypoxia-induced changes in tight junction permeability of brain capillary endothelial cells are associated with IL-1 and nitric oxide. Neurobiol Dis. 17: 491-499, 2004.
   
13. Harrison RA, Sagara M, Rajpura A, Armitage L, Birt N, Birt CA, Yamori Y: Can foods with added soya-protein or fish-oil reduce risk factors for coronary disease? A factorial randomized controlled trial. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 14: 344-350, 2004.
   
14. Noguchi T, Ikeda K, Sasaki Y, Yamori Y: Nutritional prevention on hypertension cerebral hemodynamics and thrombosis in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 24: 2004.
   
15. Xu JW, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Cyanidin-3-glucoside regulates phosphorylation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase. FEBS Lett. 574: 176-180, 2004.
   
16. Hayakawa K, Kimura M, Kasaha K, Matsumoto K, Sansawa H, Yamori Y: Effect of a -aminobutyric acid-enriched dairy product on the blood pressure of spontaneously hypertensive and normotensive Wistar-Kyoto rats. Br J Nutr. 92: 411-417, 2004.
   
17. Xu JW, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Genistein inhibits expressions of NADPH oxidase p22phox and angiotensin II type 1 receptor in aortic endothelial cells from stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Hypertens Res. 27: 675-683, 2004.
   
18. Xu JW, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Upregulation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase by cyanidin-3-glucoside, a typical anthocyanin pigment. Hypertension. 8: 217-222, 2004.
   
19. Sagara M, Kanda T, NJelekera M, Teramoto T, Armitage L, Birt N, Birt C, Yamori Y: Effects of dietary intake of soy protein and isoflavones on cardiovascular disease risk factors in high risk, middle-aged men in Scotland. J Am Coll Nutr. 23: 85-91, 2004.
   
20. Negishi H, Xu JW, Ikeda K, Njelekela M, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Black and green tea polyphenols attenuate blood pressure increases in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. J Nutr. 134: 38-42, 2004.
   
21. Liu L, Ikeda K, Yin X, Yang T, Mu L, Zhao H, Mizushima S, Miki T, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Geoethnic-sensitive and cross-culture differences of dietary patterns and blood pressure among five ethnic populations in China. Int Congr Ser. 1262: 168-172, 2004.
   
22. Njekekela M, Ikeda K, Mtabaji J, Yamori Y: Obesity and other risk factors for cardiovascular diseases among Africans: results from CARDIAC study in Tanzania. Int Congr Ser. 1262: 372-375, 2004.
   
23. Hiraoka-Yamamoto J, Ikeda K, Negishi H, Mori M, Hirose A, Sawada S, Kitamori K, Onobayashi Y, Kitano S, Tashiro M, Miki T, Yamori Y: Serum lipid effects of a monounsaturated (palmitoleic) fatty acid-rich diet based on macadamia nuts in healthy, young, Japanese women. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 31 Suppl. 2: 37-38, 2004. 
   
24.
Xu JW, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Cyanidin results in expression of endothelial nitric oxide synthase via Src-ERK1/2 signaling pathway. Clin Exp Hypertens. 26: 421, 2004.

   
   
- 2003 -
1. Kato N, Nabika T, Liang YQ, Mashimo T, Inomata H, Watanabe T, Yanai K, Yamori Y, Yazaki Y, Sasazuki T: Isolation of a chromosome 1 region affecting blood pressure and vascular disease traits in the stroke-prone rat model. Hypertension. 42: 1191-1197, 2003.
   
2. Michihara A, Sawamura M, Yamori Y, Akasaki K, Tsuji H: Probucol decrease mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase in the rat. Biol Pharm Bull. 26: 1484-1486, 2003.
   
3. Ying C, Xu JW, Ikeda K, Takahashi K, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Tea polyphenols regulate nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate oxidase subunit expression and ameliorate angiotensin II-induced hyperpermeability in endothelial cells. Hypertens Res. 26: 823-828, 2003.
   
4. Yoshimoto K, Komura S, Hattori H, Yamori Y, Miura A, Yoshida T, Hioki C, Kato B, Fukuda F, Tanaka S, Hirai A, Nishimura A, Sawai Y, Yasuhara M: Pharmacological studies of alcohol susceptibility and brain monoamine function in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRSP) and stroke-resistant spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRSR). Tohoku J Exp Med. 201: 11-22, 2003.
   
5. Michihara A, Akasaki K, Yamori Y, Tsuji H: Change in the protein level of mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase in tissues of mouse by pravastatin. Biol Pharm Bull. 26: 1082-1085, 2003.
   
6. Ikeda K, Negishi H, Yamori Y: Antioxidant nutrients and hypoxia/ ischemia brain injury in rodents. Toxicology. 189: 55-61, 2003.
   
7. Michihara A, Akasaki K, Yamori Y, Tsuji H: Subcellular distribution of mouse mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase. Biol Pharm Bull. 26: 579-584, 2003.
   
8. Njelekela M, Kuga S, Hiraoka J, Masesa Z, Ntogwisangu J, Mashalla Y, Ikeda K, Mtabaji J, Nara Y, Yamori Y, Tsuda K: Determinants of hyperleptinaemia in an African population. East Afr Med J. 80: 195-199, 2003.
   
9. Njelekela M, Sato T, Nara Y, Miki T, Kuga S, Noguchi T, Kanda T, Yamori M, Ntogwisangu J, Masesa Z, Mashalla Y, Mtabaji J, Yamori Y: Nutritional variation and cardiovascular risk factors in Tanzania - rural-urban difference. S Afr Med J. 93: 295-299, 2003.
   
10. Kato N, Mashimo T, Nabika T, Cui Z, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Genome-wide searches for blood pressure quantitative trait loci in the stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rat of a Japanese colony. J Hypertens. 21: 295-303, 2003.
   
11. Yamagata K, Tagami M, Torii Y, Takenaga F, Tsumagari S, Itoh S, Yamori Y, Nara Y: Sphingosine 1 - phosphate induces the production of glial cell line- derived neurotrophic factor and cellular proliferation in astrocytes. Glia. 41: 199-206, 2003.
   
12. Negishi H, Ikeda K, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Estimation of hydroxyl radicals based on the salicylate trapping method in hippocampus of stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRSP) during transient ischemia and recirculation. Adv Exp Med Biol. 510: 313-317, 2003.
   
13. Michihara A, Sawamura M, Yamori Y, Akasaki K, Tsuji H: Peroxisome prolifeactive drugs do not induce an increase of rat mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase. Biol Pharm Bull. 26: 93-95, 2003.
   
14.
Yamagata K, Tagami M, Takenaga F, Yamori Y, Nara Y, Itoh S: Polyunsaturated fatty acids induce tight junctions to form in brain capillary endothelial cells. Neuroscience. 116: 649-656, 2003.
15. Sagara M, Kanda T, Njelekera M, Teramoto T, Armitage L, Birt N, Birt C, Yamori Y: Effects of dietary intake of soy protein and isoflavones on cardiovascular disease risk factors in high risk, middle-aged men in Scotland, cardiovascular risk reduction by soy. J Am Coll Nutr. 23: 85-91, 2003.
   
   
- 2002 -
1.. Yamori Y, Moriguchi E, Teramoto T, Miura A, Fukui Y, Honda K, Fukui M, Nara Y, Taira K, Moriguchi Y: Soybean isoflavones reduce postmenopausal bone resorption in female Japanese immigrants in Brazil: A ten-week study. J Am Coll Nutr. 21: 560-563, 2002.
   
2. Sasaki Y, Noguchi T, Yamamoto E, Giddings J, Ikeda K, Yamori Y, Yamamoto J: Effects of ginkgo biloba extract (EGB 761) on cerebral thrombosis and blood pressure in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 29: 963-967, 2002.
   
3. Kato N, Kanda T, Sagara M, Bos A, Moriguchi E, Moriguchi Y, Yamori Y: Proposition of a feasible protocol to evaluate salt sensitivity in a population-based setting. Hypertens Res. 25: 801-809, 2002.
   
4. Njelekela M, Kuga S, Nara Y, Ntogwisangu J, Masesa Z, Mashalla Y, Ikeda K, Yamori Y, Tsuda K: Prevalence of obesity and dyslipidemia in middle-aged men and women in Tanzania, Africa: Relationship with resting energy expenditure and dietary factors. J Nutr Sci Vitaminol. 48: 352-358, 2002.
   
5. Liu L, Ikeda K, Sullivan D, Ling W, Yamori Y: Epidemiological evidence of the association between dietary protein intake and blood pressure: A meta-analysis of published data. Hypertens Res. 25: 689-695, 2002.
   
6. Kato N, Ikeda K, Nabika T, Morita H, Sugiyama T, Gotoba T, Kurihara H, Kobayashi S, Yazaki Y, Yamori Y: Evaluation of the atrial natriuretic peptide gene in stroke. Atherosclerosis. 163: 279-286, 2002.
   
7. Mizutani K, Ikeda K, Tsuda K, Yamori Y: Inhibitor for advanced glycation end products formation attenuates hypertension and oxidative damage in genetic hypertensive rats. J Hypertens. 20: 1607-1614. 2002.
   
8. Yamori Y, Liu L, Mu L, Zhao H, Pen Y, Hu Z, Kuga S, Negishi H, Ikeda K, on behalf of the Japan-China Cooperative Study Group.: Diet-related factors, educational levels and blood pressure in a Chinese population sample. Hypertens Res. 25: 559-564, 2002.
   
9. Michihara A, Sawamura M, Yamori Y, Akasaki K, Tsuji H: Comparison of subcellular distribution of mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase between stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rat and Wistar Kyoto rat. Biol Pharm Bull. 25: 734-737, 2002.
   
10. Uesugi T, Fukui Y, Yamori Y: Beneficial effects of soybean isoflavone supplementation on bone metabolism and serum lipids in postmenopausal Japanese women: A four-week study. J Am Coll Nutr. 21: 97-102, 2002.
   
11. Michihara A, Akasaki K, Yamori Y, Tsuji H: Purification and characterization of mouse mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase. Biol Pharm Bull. 25: 302-306, 2002.
   
12. Njelekela M, Negishi H, Nara Y, Sato T, Tomohiro M, Kuga S, Noguchi T, Kanda T, Yamori M, Mashalla Y, Liu L, Ikeda K, Mtabaji J, Yamori Y: Obesity and lipid profiles in middle aged men and women in Tanzania. East Afr Med J. 79: 57-64, 2002.
   
13. Liu L, Ikeda K, Yamori Y, on behalf of the WHO-CARDIAC Study Group.: Inverse relationship between urinary markers of animal protein intake and blood pressure in Chinese: Results from the WHO Cardiovascular Diseases and Alimentary Comparison (CARDIAC) Study. Int J Epidemiol. 31: 227-233, 2002.
   
14. Yamada Y, Kadekaru H, Matsumoto S, Inada H, Tanabe M, Moriguchi E, Moriguchi Y, Ishikawa P, Ishikawa A, Taira K, Yamori Y: Prevalence of dementia in the older Japanese-Brazilian population. Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 56: 71-75, 2002.
   
15. Yamgagata K, Tagami M, Ikeda K, Tsumagari S, Yamori Y, Nara Y: Differential regulation of glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) RNA expression during hypoxia and reoxygenation in astrocytes isolated from stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Glia. 37: 1-7, 2002. 
   
16. Mizutani K, Sugimoto K, Okuda T, Katyuya T, Miyata T, Tanabe T, Higaki J, Ogihara T, Yamori Y, Tsujita Y, Tago N, Iwai N: Kynureninase is a novel candidate gene for hypertension in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Hypertens Res. 25: 135-140, 2002. 
   
17. Kuga S, Njelekela M, Noguchi T, Kanda T, Yamori Y, Sato T, Miki T, Ikeda K, Nara Y, Mtabaji J: Prevalence of overweight and hypertension in Tanzania: Special emphasis on resting energy expenditure and leptin. Clin Exp Phatmacol. 29: 963-937, 2002.
   
18. Yamagata K, Tagami M, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Ischemic neuronal death and its prevention by antioxidants. Curr Top Pathol. 6:109-118, 2002.
   
   
- 2001 -
1. Michihara A, Sawamura M, Yamori Y, Akasaki K, Tsuji H: Mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rat is reduced from the age of two weeks. Biol Pharm Bull. 24: 1417-1419, 2001.
   
2.. Michihara A, Sawamura M, Yamori Y, Akasaki K, Tsuji H: Difference in subcellular distribution between 45- and 37-kDa mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase in rat liver. Biol Pharm Bull. 24: 1347-1350, 2001.
   
3. Kondo S, Tayama K, Tsukamoto Y, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Antihypertensive effects of acetic acid and vinegar on spontaneously hypertensive rats. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 65: 2690-2694, 2001.
   
4. Michihara A, Sawamura M, Yamori Y, Akasaki K, Tsuji H: Mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase is predominantly located in the cytosol of rat hepatocytes. Biol Pharm Bull. 24: 1235-1240, 2001.
   
5. Michihara A, Akasaki K, Yamori Y, Tsuji H: Tissue distribution of a major mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase in rats. Biol Pharm Bull. 24: 1231-1234, 2001.
   
6. Noguchi T, Ikeda K, Sasaki Y, Yamamoto J, Seki J, Yamagata K, Nara Y, Hara H, Kakuta H, Yamori Y: Effects of vitamin E and sesamin on hypertension and cerebral thrombogenesis in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Hypertens Res. 24: 735-742, 2001.
   
7. Son C, Hosoda K, Matsuda J, Fujikura J, Yonemitsu S, Iwakura H, Masuzaki H, Ogawa Y, Hayashi T, Itoh H, Nishimura H, Inoue G, Yoshimasa Y, Yamori Y, Nakao K: Up-regulation of uncoupling protein 3 gene expression by fatty acids and agonists for PPARs in L6 myotubes. Endocrinology. 142: 4189-4194, 2001.
   
8. Sugiyama T, Kato N, Ishinaga Y, Yamori Y, Yazaki Y: Evaluation of selected polymorphisms of the Mendelian hypertensive disease genes in the Japanese population. Hypertens Res. 24: 515-521, 2001.
   
9. Liu L, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Changes in stroke mortality rates for 1950 to 1997 a great slowdown of decline trend in Japan. Stroke. 8: 1745-1749, 2001.
   
10. Liu L, Kanda T, Sagara M, Hirao S, Yasui N, Negishi H, Sekine Y, Honda K, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Leisure-time physical activity and other factors in relation to blood pressure in Japanese-Americans in Hawaii, USA. Hypertens Res. 24: 145-151, 2001.
   
11. Yamori Y, Liu L, Ikeda K, Miura A, Mizushima S, Miki T, Nara Y, on behalf of the WHO Cardiovascular Diseases and Alimentary Comparison (WHO-CARDIAC) Study Group.: Distribution of twenty-four hour urinary taurine excretion and association with ischemic heart disease mortality in 24 populations of 16 countries: results from the WHO-CARDIAC study. Hypertens Res. 24: 453-457, 2001.
   
12. Negishi H, Ikeda K, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Increased hydroxyl radicals in the hippocampus of stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats during transient ischemia and recirculation. Neurosci Lett. 306: 206-208, 2001.
   
13. Njelekela M, Negishi H, Nara Y, Miki T, Kuga S, Noguchi T, Kanda T, Yamori M, Mashalla Y, Liu L, Mtabaji J, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Cardiovascular risk factors in Tanzania. Acta Trop. 79: 231-239, 2001.
   
14. Yoshida H, Teramoto T, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Glycitein effect on suppressing the proliferation and stimulating the differentiation of osteoblastic MC3T3-E1 cells. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 65: 1211-1213, 2001.
   
15. Liu L, Liu LS, Ding Y, Huang Z, He B, Sun S, Zhao G, Zhang H, Miki T, Mizushima S, Ikeda K, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Ethnic and environmental differences in various markers of dietary intake and blood pressure among Chinese ham and three other minority people of China: Results from the WHO cardiovascular diseases and alimentary comparison (CARDIAC) study. Hypertens Res. 24: 315-322, 2001.
   
16. Pan W, Ikeda K, Takebe M, Yamori Y: Genistein, daidzein and glycitein inhibit growth and DNA synthesis of aortic smooth muscle cells from stroke-prone spontaneously Hypertensive Rats. J Nutr. 131:1154-1158, 2001.
   
17. Yamori Y, Liu L, Ikeda K, Mizushima S, Nara Y, Simpson O, on behalf of the WHO Cardiovascular Diseases and Alimentary Comparison (WHO-CARDIAC) Study.: Different  associations of blood pressure with 24-hour urinary sodium excretion among pre- and post-menopausal women. J Hypertens. 19: 535-538, 2001.
   
18. Negishi H, Ikeda K, Kuga S, Noguchi T, Kanda T, Njelekela M, Liu L, Miki T, Nara Y, Sato T, Mashalla Y, Mtabaji J, Yamori Y: The relation of oxidative DNA damage to hypertension and other cardiovascular risk factors in Tanzania. J Hypertens. 19: 529-533, 2001.
   
19. Kato N, Sugiyama T, Morita H, Kurihara H, Sato T, Yamori Y, Yazaki Y: Association analysis of 2-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms with hypertension in Japanese. Hypertension. 37:286-292, 2001.
   
20. Yamada T, Hattori H, Miura A, Tanabe M, Yamori Y: Prevalence of Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia and dementia with Lewy bodies in a Japanese population. Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 55: 21-25, 2001.
   
21. Cockerham WC, Yamori Y: Okinawa: an exception to the social gradient of life expectancy in Japan. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 154-158: 10, 2001.
   
22. Yamori Y, Miura A, Taira K: Implications from and for food cultures for cardiovascular diseases: Japanese food, particularly Okinawan diets. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 10: 144-145, 2001.
   
23. Mizutani K, Ikeda K, Kawai Y, Yamori Y: Protective effect of resveratrol on oxidative damage in male and female stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 28: 55-59, 2001.
   
24. Yamori Y, Ikeda K, Tagami M, Yamagata K, Nara Y: Nutritional pathogenesis and prevention of stroke. Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme. 5: 231-244, 2001.
   
   
- 2000 -
1. Yamagata K, Tagami M, Ikeda K, Noguchi T, Yamori Y, Nara Y: Reduced production of lactate during hypoxia and reoxygenation in astrocytes isolated from stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Neurosci Lett. 296: 113-116, 2000.
   
2. Mizutani K, Ikeda K, Nishikata T, Yamori Y: Phytoestrogens attenuate oxidative DNA damage in vascular smooth muscle cells from stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. J Hypertens. 18: 1833-1840, 2000.
   
3. Liu L, Mizushima S, Ikeda K, Hattori H, Miura A, Gao M, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Comparative studies of diet-related factors and blood pressure among Chinese and Japanese. Hypertens Res. 23: 413-420, 2000.
   
4. Mizutani K, Ikeda K, Ito T, Tamaki K, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Protective effect of inducible type nitric oxide synthase against intracellular oxidative stress caused by advanced glycation end-products in vascular smooth muscle cells from stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. J Hypertens. 18: 1071-1079, 2000.
   
5. Kato N, Sugiyama T, Morita H, Kurihara H, Furukawa T, Isshiki T, Sato T, Yamori Y, Yazaki Y: Comprehensive analysis of the renin-angiotensin gene polymorphisms with relation to hypertension in the Japanese. J Hypertens. 18: 1-8, 2000.
   
6. Mizutani K, Ikeda K, Kawai Y, Yamori Y: Resveratrol attenuates ovariectomy-induced hypertension and bone loss in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. J Nutr Sci Vitaminol. 46: 78-83, 2000.
   
7. Cockerham WC, Hattori H, Yamori Y: The social gradient in life expectancy: the contrary case of Okinawa in Japan. Soc Sci Med. 51: 115-122, 2000.
   
8. Ohno Y, Tanase H, Nabika T, Otsuka K, Sasaki T, Suzawa T, Morii T, Yamori Y, Saruta T: Selective genotypes with epistasis can be utilized for a major quantitative trait locus mapping in hypertension in rats. Genetics. 155: 785-792, 2000.
   
9. Mizutani K, Ikeda K, Ishikado A, Kawai Y, Yamori Y: Antihypertensive effects of cattle bone collagen-derived peptides in ovariectomized stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. (Short communication) Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 27: 416-417, 2000.
   
10. Ajiro K, Sawamura M, Ikeda K, Nara Y, Nishimura M, Ishida H, Seino Y, Yamori Y: Beneficial effects of fish oil on glucose metabolism in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 27: 412-415, 2000.
   
11. Kanda T, Nakamura E, Moritani T, Yamori Y: Arterial pulse wave velocity and risk factors for peripheral vascular disease. Eur J Appl Physiol. 82: 1-7, 2000.
   
12. Negishi H, Njelekela M, Ikeda K, Sagara M, Noguchi T, Kuga S, Kanda T, Liu L, Nara Y, Tagami M, Yamori Y: Assessment of in vivo oxidative stress in hypertensive rats and hypertensive subjects in Tanzania, Africa. Hypertens Res. 23: 285-289, 2000.
   
13. Yamori Y, Shiraki K, Moriwaki M, Miki T: The relationship between gap-junctional intercellular communication and the proliferative activity of retinal pigment epithelial cells. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 44: 250-256, 2000.
   
14. Yamagata K, Tagami M, Ikeda K, Yamori Y, Nara Y: Altered gene expressions during hypoxia and reoxygenation in cortical neurons isolated from stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Neurosci Lett. 28: 131-134, 2000.
   
15. Nabika T, Kobayashi Y, Yamori Y: Congenic rats for hypertension: how useful are they for the hunting of hypertension genes? Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 27: 251-256, 2000.
   
16. Kato N, Sugiyama T, Morita H, Nabika T, Kurihara H, Yamori Y, Yazaki Y: Genetic analysis of the atrial natriuretic peptide gene in essential hypertension. Clin Sci. 98: 251-258, 2000.
   
17. Liu L, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Twenty-four hour urinary sodium and 3-methylhistidine excretion in relation to blood pressure in Chinese: results from the China-Japan cooperative research for the WHO-CARDIAC Study. Hypertens Res. 23: 151-157, 2000.
   
18. Kato N, Morita H, Sugiyama T, Kurihara H, Tsubaki S, Nabika T, Kitamura K, Yamori Y, Yazaki Y: Evaluation of the poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase gene in human stroke. Atherosclerosis. 148: 345-352, 2000.
   
19. Yamori Y, Mizushima S: A review of the link between dietary magnesium and cardiovascular risk. J Cardiovasc Risk. 7: 31-35, 2000.
   
20. Kato N, Tamada T, Nabika T, Ueno K, Gotoda T, Matsumoto C, Mashimo T, Sawamura M, Ikeda K, Nara Y, Yamori Y: Identification of quantitative trait loci for serum cholesterol levels in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 20: 223-229, 2000.
   
21. Song Y, Sawamura M, Ikeda K, Igawa S, Yamori Y: Soluble dietary fiber improves insulin sensitivity by increasing muscle glut-4 content in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 27: 41-45, 2000.
   
22. Mashimo T, Nabika T, Kitada K, Serikawa T, Matsumoto C, Ohno Y, Saruta T, Ikeda K, Nara Y, Masuda J, Yamori Y: Mapping of four simple sequence repeat (SSR) markers on rat Chromosome 4. Hypertens Res. 23: 47-50, 2000.
   
23. Mizutani K, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Resveratrol inhibits AGEs-induced proliferation and collagen synthesis activity in vascular smooth muscle cells from stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Biochem Biopnys Res Commun. 274: 61-67, 2000.
   
24. Teramoto T, Fukui Y, Ikeda K, Yamori Y: Soy isoflavones attenuate ovariectomy-induced bone loss in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRSP). J Clin Biochem Nutr. 28: 15-20, 2000.