2008

  1. Tsutsui M, Nakata S, Shimokawa H, Otsuji Y, Yanagihara N. Spontaneous myocardial infarction and nitric oxide synthase. Trends Cardiovasc Med (Review). 2008; 18: 275-279 (Impact factor 6.677)
  2. Nakata S, Tsutsui M, Shimokawa H, Suda O, Morishita T, Shibata K, Yatera Y, Sabanai K, Tanimoto A, Nagasaki M, Tasaki H, Sasaguri Y, Nakashima Y, Otsuji Y, Yanagihara N. Spontaneous myocardial infarction in mice lacking all nitric oxide synthase isoforms. Circulation. 2008; 117: 2211-2223 (Impact factor 39.918)
  3. Takaki A, Morikawa K, Tsutsui M, Murayama Y, Tekes E, Yamagishi H, Yanagihara N, Shimokawa H. Crucial role of nitric oxide synthases system in endothelium-dependent hyperpolarization in mice. J Exp Med. 2008; 205: 2053-2063 (Impact factor 14.307)
  4. Sabanai K, Tsutsui M, Sakai A, Hirasawa H, Tanaka S, Nakamura E, Tanimoto A, Sasaguri Y, Ito M, Shimokawa H, Nakamura T, Yanagihara N. Genetic disruption of all nitric oxide synthase isoforms enhances bone mineral density and bone turnover in mice in vivo: Involvement of the renin-angiotensin system. J Bone Miner Res. 2008; 23(5): 633-643 (Impact factor 6.741)
  5. Kamezaki F, Tasaki H, Yamashita K, Tsutsui M, Koide S, Nakata S, Tanimoto A, Okazaki M, Sasaguri Y, Adachi T, Otsuji Y. Gene transfer of extracellular superoxide dismutase ameliorates pulmonary hypertension in rats. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2008; 177: 219-226 (Impact factor 30.528)
  6. Yamada S, Wang KY, Tanimoto A, Fan J, Shimajiri S, Kitajima S, Tsutsui M, Watanabe T, Yasumoto K, Sasaguri Y. Matrix metalloproteinase 12 is a factor that accelerates the initiation of atherosclerosis and stimulates the progression of fatty streaks to fibrous plaques in transgenic rabbits. Am J Pathol. 2008; 172: 1419-1429 (Impact factor 5.77)
  7. Ulrich M, Petre A, Youhnovski N, Promm F, Schirle M, Schumm M, Pero R, Doyle A, Checkel J, Kita H, Thiyagarajan N, Ravi Acharya K, Schmid-Grendelmeier P, Simon HU, Schwarz H, Tsutsui M, Shimokawa H, Bellon G, Lee JJ, Przybylski M, Doering G. Post-translational tyrosine nitration of eosinophil granule toxins mediated by eosinophil peroxidase. J Biol Chem. 2008; 283(42): 28629-28640 (Impact factor 5.157)
  8. Tanimoto A, Murata Y, Wang KY, Tsutsui M, Kohno K, Sasaguri Y. Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 expression is enhanced by granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor via Jak2-Stat5 signaling and inhibited by atorvastatin in human monocytic U937 cells. J Biol Chem. 2008; 283(8): 4643-4651 (Impact factor 5.157)
  9. Matsuda T, Toyohira Y, Ueno S, Tsutsui M, Yanagihara N. Simvastatin inhibits catecholamine secretion and synthesis induced by acetylcholine via blocking Na+ and Ca2+ influx in bovine adrenal medullary cells. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2008; 327: 1-7 (Impact factor 4.402)
  10. Nagata T, Ueno S, Morita H, Kubota T, Toyohira Y, Tsutsui M, Tawara A, Yanagihara N. Direct inhibition of N methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor function by antiglaucomatous beta-antagonists. J Pharmacol Sci. 2008; 106: 423-434 (Impact factor 3.337)
  11. Nii H, Tsutsui M, Kondo J, Toyohira Y, Ueno S, Yanagihara N. Copper, zinc superoxide dismutase enhances the mutagenicity in Salmonella typhimurium induced by 2-amino-6-methyldipyrido[1,2-a:3’,2’-d]imidazole. Mutat Res (Genet Toxicol Environ Mutagen). 2008; 653: 14-22 (Impact factor 2.238)
  12. Hamadate N, Noguchi K, Sakanashi M, Matsuzaki T, Nakasone J, Sakanashi M. Effect of decreased levels of intrinsic tetrahydrobiopterin on endothelial function in anesthetized rats. J Pharmacol Sci. 2008; 107: 49-56. (Impact factor 3.337)