HARA Akira

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HARA Akira
Gifu University
Graduate School of Medicine

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Gifu University School of Medicine, Medical Course

Awards & Honors

Mar 2000
IARC Special Training Award 2000(IARC: International Agency for Research on Cancer)

Published Papers

Yamada Y(Department of Tumor Pathology, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University)
24 91-97   Jan 2003
Katayama M(Department of Tumor Pathology, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University)
53 102-105   Feb 2003
Niwa M(Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University)
466 245-253   Apr 2003
Promoting effects of high-fat corn oil and high-fat mixed lipid diets on 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene-induced mammary tumorigenesis inF344 rats.
Kuno T(Department of Tumor Pathology, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University)
10 699-703   May 2003
Edamoto Y(Unit of Molecular Pathology, International Agency for Research on Cancer, France)
106 334-341   Sep 2003


Keiji Tabuchi, Akira Hara
Nippon Jibiinkoka Gakkai kaiho   113 831-837
The effect of glucocorticoids on sensorineural hearing loss of sudden onset remains to be controversial although glucocorticoids have been used for treatment of sudden sensorineural hearing loss. We review recent findings about the effect of gluco...
Toshiyuki Matsunaga, Mika Hosogai, Marina Arakaki, Satoshi Endo, Ossama El-Kabbani, Akira Hara
Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin   35 1598-1602
Persistent inhalation of diesel exhaust particles results in damaged lung cells through formation of reactive oxygen species (ROS), but the details of the toxicity mechanism against monocytes are poorly understood. In this study, we used human pro...
Toshiyuki Matsunaga, Toshiyuki Matsunaga, Mariko Haga, Gou Watanabe, Yuhki Shinoda, Satoshi Endo, Yu Kajiwara, Hiroyuki Tanaka, Naoki Inagaki, Ossama El-Kabbani, Akira Hara
Cell and Tissue Research   347 407-417
9,10-Phenanthrenequinone (9,10-PQ), a major quinone in diesel exhaust particles, induces apoptosis via the generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) because of 9,10-PQ redox cycling. We have found that intratracheal infusion of 9,10-PQ facilitat...
Rieko Sagawa, Isao Uemaetomari, Shuho Tanaka, Tetsuro Wada, Yasunobu Nakai, Akira Hara, Kei Ashizawa
Practica Oto-Rhino-Laryngologica   107 241-245
The thyroid gland is usually located in the anterior neck region between the second and fourth tracheal cartilages. An ectopic thyroid refers to the presence of thyroid tissue in other locations. Its reported prevalence is 1 per 100,000-300,000 pe...
Kei Ashizawa, Yuki Hirose, Keiji Tabuchi, Shuho Tanaka, Akira Hara
Practica Oto-Rhino-Laryngologica   106 705-710
The glomangiopericytoma (a sinonasal-type hemangiopericytoma) is a rare tumor arising from the pericytes surrounding capillaries and shows variable malignant potential. We describe herein a case of a 60-year-old female with a glomangiopericytoma o...

Books etc

Glutathione S-transferase placental form in human and rat gliomas and its possible role in drug resistance.
Biological Aspects of Brain Tumors. Springer-Verlag.   1991   
Rapid assessment of malignancy in human brain tumors on squash preparations using nucleolar organizer region staining.
Biological Aspects of Brain Tumors. Springer-Verlag(Tokyo)   1991   
Precursor lesions for stomach and colonic carcinomas in animal models.
Mori H(Department of Tumor Pathology, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University)
Jan 2006   
New research on neuronal networks.
Jan 2007   
Multistage Carcinogenesis inAnimal Models
Jan 2008   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2007 - 2008    Investigator(s): Akira HARA
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2014 - 2016
Radiosensitizing effect of chemotherapeutic agents for malignant brain tumor
Evidence for apoptosis in delayed neuronal death