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  5. Ozumi K, Tasaki H, Takatsu H, Nakata S, Morishita T, Koide S, Yamashita K, Tsutsui M, Okazaki M, Sasaguri Y, Adachi T, Nakashima Y. Extracellular superoxide dismutase overexpression reduces cuff-induced arterial neointimal formation. Atherosclerosis. 2005; 181: 55-62 (Impact factor 6.847)
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  7. Shinkai K, Toyohira, Yoshimura R, Ueno S, Tsutsui M, Nakamura J, Yanagihara Y. Effect of prolonged exposure to milnacipran on norepinephrine transporter in cultured bovine adrenal medullary cells. Biochem Pharmacol. 2005; 70(9): 1389-1397 (Impact factor 5.858)
  8. Nomura M, Tsutsui M, Shimokawa H, Fujimoto N, Ueta Y, Morishita T, Yanagihara N, Matsumoto T. Effects of nitric oxide synthase isoform deletion on oxytocin and vasopressin messenger RNA in mouse hypothalamus. Neuroreport. 2005; 16(4): 413-417 (Impact factor 1.837)
  9. Toyohira Y, Kubo T, Watanabe M, Uezono Y, Ueno S, Shinkai K, Tsutsui M, Izumi F, Yanagihara Y. Selective blockade of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors by pimobendan, a drug for the treatment of heart failure: reduction of catecholamine secretion and synthesis in adrenal medullary cells.Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2005; 371(2): 107-113 (Impact factor 3.0)
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