TANI Toru(tohru)

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TANI Toru(tohru)
Shiga University of Medical Science
Job title
Professor Emeritus

Research Areas



Graduate School, Division of Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science
Faculty of Medicine, Kanazawa University

Awards & Honors

Best paper Award, the 9th Asian Conference on Computer Aided Surgery (ACCAS 2013)

Published Papers

5-fluorouracil combined with cisplatin and mitomycin C as an optimized regimen for hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy in gastric cancer.
Murata S,Yamamoto H,Shimizu T,Naitoh H,Yamaguchi T,Kaida S,Takebayashi K,Miyake T,Tani T,Tani M.
Journal of Surgical Oncology   117(4) 671-677   2018   [Refereed]
The invention of microwave surgical scissors for seamless coagulation and cutting.
Tani T,Naka S,Tani S,Shiomi H,Murakami K,Yamada A,Dang TK.
Surgery Today   48(9) 856-864   2018   [Refereed]
Pulmonary function diagnosis based on respiratory changes in lung density with dynamic flat-panel detector imaging: An animal-based study.
Tanaka R,Tani T,Nitta N,Tabata T,Matsutani N,Muraoka S,Yoneyama T,Sanada S.
Investigative Radiology   53(7) 417-423   2018   [Refereed]
Early experience with a new integrated microwave surgical device, Acrosurg.R for distal pancreatectomy.
Akabori H,Naka S,Tani T,Tani M.
Asian Journal of Surgery   41 396-398   2018   [Refereed]
Feasibility and safety of hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy using 5-fluorouracil combined with cisplatin and mitomycin C in patients undergoing gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer.
Murata S,Yamamoto H,Naitoh H,Yamaguchi T,Kaida S,Shimizu T,Shiomi H,Naka S,Tani T,Tani M.
Journal of Surgical Oncology   116(8) 1159-1165   2017   [Refereed]
Predictive detection areas for identifying additional MRI-detected breast lesions on second-look ultrasonography.
Tanaka A,Yamada A,Umeda T,Kaneko C,Shimizu T,Naka S,Tani T,Tani M.
Surgery Today   47(11) 1321-1330   2017   [Refereed]
Hemoperfusion selectiveremoval.
Tani T.
Hemoperfusion, Plasmaperfusion and Other Clinical Uses of General, Biospecific, Immuno and Leucocyte Adsorbents.   4 259-264   2017   [Refereed]
Direct hemoperfusion with a polymyxin B-immobilized fiber column (toraymyxin).
Shimizu T,Tani M,Endo Y,Tani T.
Hemoperfusion, Plasmaperfusion and Other Clinical Uses of General, Biospecific, Immuno and Leucocyte Adsorbents.   4 297-318   2017   [Refereed]
ABCG2 expression in colorectal adenocarcinomas may predict resistance to irinotecan.
Tuy HD,Shiomi H,Mukaisho K,Naka S,Shimizu T,Sonoda H,Mekata E,Endo Y,Kurumi Y,Sugihara H,Tani M,Tani T.
Oncology Letters   12(4) 2752-2760   2016   [Refereed]
Viable cancer cells in the remnant stomach are a potential source of peritoneal metastasis after curative distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer.
Murata S,Yamamoto H,Yamaguchi T,Kaida S,Ishida M,Kodama H,Takebayashi K,Shimizu T,Miyake T,Tani T,Kushima R,Tani M.
Annals of Surgical Oncology   29(9) 2920-2927   2016   [Refereed]
Sentinel lymph node navigation surgery for gastric cancer: Does it really benefit the patient?.
Tani T,Sonoda H,Tani M.
World Journal of Gastroenterogy   22(10) 2894-2899   2016   [Refereed]
Potential mechanisms mediating improved glycemic control after bariatric/metabolic surgery.
Yamamoto H,Kaida S,Yamaguchi T,Murata S,Tani M,Tani T.
Surgery Today   46(3) 268-274   2016   [Refereed]
Comparison of tissue changes caused by microwave and radio frequency energy in an experimental liver ablation.
Nguyen QV,Tani T,Naka S,Tani S.
International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Pathology   9(2) 1294-1302   2016   [Refereed]
Thermal tissue change induced by a microwave surgical instrument in a rat hepatectomy model.
Nguyen QV,Tani T,Naka S,Yamada A,Murakami K.
American Journal of Surgery   211(1) 189-196   2016   [Refereed]
Pyomyositis at the surgical site in a patient with chronic myeloid leukemia: A case report and literature review.
Takebayashi K,Sonoda H,Shimizu T,Ohta H,Minamiguchi H,Ishida M,Mekata E,Endo Y,Tani T,Tani M.
World Journal of Surgical Oncology   14(1) art.no.116.   2016   [Refereed]
Vo TN, Mekata E, Umeda T, Abe H, Kawai Y, Mori T, Kubota Y, Shiomi H, Naka S, Shimizu T, Murata S, Yamamoto H, Ishida M, Tani T
Breast Cancer   22(2) 117-128   2015
Plasma adiponectin levels in acute liver failure patients treated with plasma filtration with dialysis and plasma exchange.
Yamamoto H,Nakae H,Uji Y,Maeda K,Tani T,Eguchi Y.
Therapeutic Apheresis and Dialysis   19(4) 349-354   2015   [Refereed]
Sonoda H,Shimizu T,Takebayashi K,Ohta H,Murakami K,Shiomi H,Naka S,Hanaoka J,Tani T.
Surgery Today   45(5) 652-658   2015   [Refereed]
MRI-detectable polymeric micelles incorporating platinum anticancer drugs enhance survival in an advaced hepatocellular carcinoma model.
Nguyen QV,Naka S,Horacio C,Murayama H,Kaida S,Kataoka K,Morikawa S,Tani T.
International Journal of Nanomedicine   10 4137-4147   2015   [Refereed]
Abe H,Yamazaki K,Mori T,Kawai Y,Kubota Y,Umeda T,Ishida M,Tani T.
Surgery Today   45(7) 907-910   2015   [Refereed]
Initial experiences with MR image-guided laparoscopic microwave coagulation therapy for hepatic tumors.
Murakami K,Naka S,Shiomi H,Akabori H,Kurumi Y,Morikawa S,Tani T.
Surgery Today   45(9) 1173-1178   2015   [Refereed]
Nagasawa Y, Shimizu T, Sonoda H, Chou H, Mekata E, Tani T
Surg Today   44(7) 1346-1349   2014
Trung VN, Yamamoto H, Murata S, Kuwahara A, Tani T
J Invest Surg   27(6) 332-337   2014
Clinical significance of molecular diagnosis for gastric cancer lymph node micrometastasis.
Sonoda H,Tani T.
World Journal of Gastroenterology   20(38) 13728-13733   2014   [Refereed]
Trung VN, Yamamoto H, Yamaguchi T, Murata S, Aimi Y, Kuwahara A, Tani T
Peptides   52(43) 38-43   2014
Stratified phase II trial to establish the usefulness of the collagen gel droplet embedded culture-drug sensitivity test (CD-DST) for advanced gastric cancer.
Naitoh H,Yamamoto H,Murata S,Kobayashi H,Inoue K,Tani T.
Gastric Cancer   17(4) 630-637   2014   [Refereed]
Feasibility of prior administration of cyclophosphamide in TC combination treatment.
Abe H,Kawai Y,Mori T,Cho H,Kubota Y,Umeda T,Tani T.
Breast Cancer   21(2) 202-207   2014   [Refereed]
Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy with mitomycin C and 5?fluorouracil in patients at high risk of peritoneal metastasis.
Shimizu T, Murata S, Sonoda H, Mekata E, Ohta H, Takebayashi K, Miyake T, Tani T
Mol Clin Oncol   2(3) 399-404   2014
Kobayashi Y, Takano A, Miyagi Y, Tsuchiya E, Sonoda H, Shimizu T, Okabe H, Tani T, Fujiyama Y, Daigo Y.
Int J Oncol   44(1) 69-77   2014
Takebayashi K, Murata S, Yamamoto H, Ishida M, Yamaguchi T, Kojima M, Shimizu T, Shiomi H, Sonoda H, Naka S, Mekata E, Okabe H, Tani T.
Ann Surg Oncol   21(6) 1991-1997   2014
Nonaka M, Imaeda H, Matsumoto S, Yong Ma B, Kawasaki N, Mekata E, Andoh A, Saito Y, Tani T, Fujiyama Y, Kawasaki T.
J Immunol.   192(3) 1294-1301   2014
Kojima M, Murata S, Mekata E, Takebayashi K, Jaffee EM, Tani T.
J Immunother   37(3) 147-154   2014
Nagasawa Y, Shimizu T, Sonoda H, Mekata E, Wakabayashi M, Ohta H, Murata S, Mori T, Naka S, Tani T.
Int Surg   99(2) 182-188   2014
Sonoda H, Shimizu T, Mekata E, Endo Y, Ishida M, Tani T.
World J Surg Oncol   12(1) 63   2014
Shimizu T, Sonoda H, Murata S, Takebayashi K, Ohta H, Miyake T, Mekata E, Shiomi H, Naka S, Tani T.
EJSO-Eur J Surg Oncol   40(5) 521-528   2014
Kawai Y, Shiomi H, Abe H, Naka S, Kurumi Y, Tani T.
J Surg Res.   189(1) 184-194   2014
Ishida M, Umeda T, Kawai Y, Mori T, Kubota Y, Abe H, Iwai M, Yoshida K, Kagotani A, Tani T, Okabe H.
Oncol Lett   7(2) 378-380   2014
Ugi S, Maeda S, Kawamura Y, Kobayashi MA, Imamura M, Yoshizaki T, Morino K, Sekine O, Yamamoto H, Tani T, Rokushima M, Kashiwagi A, Maegawa H.
Obesity (Silver Spring)   22(4) 1070-1077   2014
Takebayashi K, Sonoda H, Shimizu T, Ohta H, Ishida M, Mekata E, Endo Y, Tani T, Tani M
BMC Surg   14(1) 57   2014
Akabori H, Shiomi H, Naka S, Murakami K, Murata S, Ishida M, Kurumi Y, Tani T
World J Surg Oncol   12(1) 224   2014
Abe H, Yamazaki K, Mori T, Kawai Y, Kubota Y, Umeda T, Ishida M, Tani T.
Surg Today      2014
Magnetic resonance imaging shrinkage patterns following neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast carcinomas with an emphasis on the radiopathological correlations.
Tomida K, Ishida M, Umeda T, Sakai S, Kawai Y, Mori T, Kubota Y, Mekata E, Naka S, Abe H, Okabe H, Tani T.
Mol Clin Oncol   2(5) 783-788   2014
Hiroshi Yamamoto, Kazuhisa Maeda, Yoshitaka Uji, Hiroshi Tsuchihashi, Tsuyoshi Mori, Tomoharu Shimizu, Yoshihiro Endo, Aya Kadota, Katsuyuki Miura, Yusuke Koga, Toshinori Ito, Tohru Tani
PLoS One   8(3) e56129   2013
Khanh DT, Mekata E, Mukaisho KI, Sugihara H, Shimizu T, Shiomi H, Murata S, Naka S, Yamamoto H, Endo Y, Tani T
Cancer Sci.   104(7) 958-964   2013
Ishida M, Shiomi H, Naka S, Tani T, Okabe H.
Oncol Lett   5(1) 63-67   2013
Shimizu T, Obata T, Sonoda H, Akabori H, Tabata T, Eguchi Y, Endo Y, Tani T
Transfus Apher Sci.   49(3) 499-503   2013
Takebayashi K, Mekata E, Sonoda H, Shimizu T, Endo Y, Tani T
Cancer Chemother Pharmacol   72(1) 217-222   2013
Takebayashi K, Shiomi H, Naka S, Murayama H, Murakami K, Akabori H, Yamaguchi T, Shimizu T, Murata S, Yamamoto H, Kurumi Y, Tani T
Am J Surg   206(2) 229-233   2013
Trung VN, Yamamoto H, Furukawa A, Yamaguchi T, Murata S, Yoshimura M, Murakami Y, Sato S, Otani H, Ugi S, Morino K, Maegawa H, Tani T.
PLoS One.   8(6) e65739   2013
Takebayashi K, Mekata E, Sonoda H, Shimizu T, Shiomi H, Naka S, Endo Y, Tani T
PLoS One   8(8) e73215   2013
Maehira H, Shimizu T, Sonoda H, Mekata E, Yamaguchi T, Miyake T, Ishida M, Tani T
World J Gastroenterol   19(39) 6683-6688   2013
Mekata E, Murata S, Sonoda H, Shimizu T, Umeda T, Shiomi H, Naka S, Yamamoto H, Abe H, Edamatsu T, Fujieda A, Fujioka M, Wada T, Tani T
Oncol Rep   30(6) 2845-2851   2013
Mekata E, Endo Y, Sonoda H, Shimizu T, Kawai Y, Umeda T, Shiomi H, Naka S, Kubota Y, Murata S, Yamamoto H, Abe H, Tani T
Oncol Lett   6(4) 1011-1014   2013
Clinical predictive value of in vitro anticancer drug sensitivity test for the therapeutic effect of adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with stage II-III colorectal cancer.
Mekata E, Sonoda H, Shimizu T, Tatsuta T, Yamaguchi T, Endo Y, Tani T.
Mol Clin Oncol   1(4) 763-767   2013
Abe H, Kawai Y, Mori T, Tomida K, Kubota Y, Umeda T, Tani T.
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev   14(11) 6351-6356   2013
Mukai T, Kamitani S, Shimizu T, Fujino M, Tsutamoto Y, Endo Y, Hanasawa K, Tani T
Eur Surg Res   47(4) 248-253   2012
Ishida M, Shiomi H, Naka S, Tani T, Okabe H.
Oncol Lett.   4(6) 1174-1176   2012
Trung VN, Yamamoto H, Yamaguchi T, Murata S, Akabori H, Ugi S, Maegawa H, Tani T.
J Surg Res.   in press    2012
Abe H, Mori T, Umeda T, Tanaka M, Kawai Y, Shimizu T, Cho H, Kubota Y, Kurumi Y, Tani T
Surg Today   41(2) 197-202   2011
Okamoto H, Sasaki M, Johtatsu T, Kurihara M, Iwakawa H, Akabane M, Hoshino N, Yamamoto H, Murata S, Yamaguchi T, Tani T, Yamamoto A.
J Clin Biochem Nutr.   49(3) 169-173   2011
Shimizu T, Endo Y, Mekata E, Tatsuta T, Yamaguchi T, Kurumi Y, Morikawa S, Tani T
Dis Colon Rectum   53(11) 1555-1562   2010
Shimizu T, Mekata E, Murata S, Yamamoto T, Tani T
J Surg Oncol   103(5) 460-461   2010
Mori T, Shimizu T, Tani T
Contrib Nephrol   166 40-46   2010
Miyake T, Satoh T, Kato H, Matsushita K, Kumagai Y, Vandenbon A, Tani T, Muta T, Akira S, Takeuchi O.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A   107(41) 17680-17685   2010
Kaida S, Cabral H, Kumagai M, Kishimura A, Terada Y, Sekino M, Aoki I, Nishiyama N, Tani T, Kataoka K
Cancer Res   70(18) 7031-7041   2010
Shimizu T, Hanasawa K, Sato K, Umeki M, Koga N, Naganuma T, Sato S, Shimonishi T, Ikeda T, Matsuno N, Ono S, Saitoh H, Satoh K, Otani Y, Endo Y, Eguchi Y, Tani T; PMX treatment study group
Eur Surg Res   42(2) 107-117   2009
Shimizu T, Hanasawa K, Sato K, Umeki M, Koga N, Naganuma T, Sato S, Shimonishi T, Ikeda T, Matsuno N, Ono S, Saitoh H, Satoh K, Otani Y, Endo Y, Eguchi Y, Tani T; PMX treatment study group
Langenbecks Arch Surg   394(2) 303-311   2009
Sonoda A, Nitta N, Ohta S, Nitta-Seko A, Murata S, Jo JI, Tabata Y, Takahashi M, Tani T, Murata K.
J Magn Reson Imaging   28(30) 907-910   2009
Uji Y, Yamamoto H, Tsuchihashi H, Maeda K, Funahashi T, Shimomura I, Shimizu T, Endo Y, Tani T
Surgery   145(5) 550-557   2009
Morikawa S, Naka S, Murakami K, Kurumi Y, Shiomi H, Tani T, Haque HA, Tokuda J, Hata N, Inubushi T.
Am J Surg   198(3) 340-347   2009
kitamura Naomi,Murata Satoshi,Ueki Tomoyuki,Mekata Eiji, R.Todd Reilly, Elizabeth M Jaffee.,Tani Tohru
Int.J.Cancer   125(3) 630-638   2009


Kitamura N, Murata S, Abe H, Hanasawa K, Tsukashita S, Tani T.
Jpn J Clin Oncol.   33(2) 93-97   2003
Gastric carcinogenesis of Mongolian gerbils infected with Helicobacter pylori
Mukaisho K, Tani T, Tokugawa T, Kumagai H, Hattori T
4th International Gastric Cancer Congress      2001
Gastric carcinogenesis of mongolian gerbils infected with helicobacter pylori
Mukaisho K, Tani T, Tokugawa T, Kumagai H, Hattori T
Monduzzi Edotore   705-709   2001
Cytokine changed in patients with multiple organ failure treated by plasmapheresis
Lin Kuo-Juei, Yang Mci-Duc, Hanasawa Kazuyoshi, Tani Tohru, Kodama Masashi
Therapeutic Apheresis   3(2) 128   1999
The prognostic value of urokinase-type plasminogen activator, its receptor, and plasminogen activator inhibitor-2 in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
Shiomi Hisanori, Eguchi Yutaka, Tani Tohru, Hattori Takanori, Kodama Masashi
Thrombosis and Homeostasis   Supplement 601   1999

Books etc

Regional anticoagulant on endotoxin adsorption therapy in septic multiple organ failure patients
Therapeutic plasmapheresis(XII)   1993   
Endotoxin Research Series Bacterial Endotoxin: Rocgnition and Effector Mechanisms Hemoperfusion using a polymyxin B immobilized fiber column for the removal of endotoxin
Excerpta Medica   1993   
On-line cell manipulation for cancer treatment
Artificial organs   1992   
Artificial Liver Support Selective sorbent hemoperfusion for endotoxin
Springer-Verlag   1992   
Biomat., art. cells & IMMOB 20(2-4) Endotoxin removed from hemoglobin solution using polymyxin-b immobilized fiber(PMX-F) followed by a new turbidometric endotoxin assay
Biotech   1992   

Research Grants & Projects

sepsis treatment
Project Year: 1982   
Study of mechanism and diagnostic method for bacterial translocation
Ordinary Research
Abdomino sacral resection of lower rectal cancer
Ordinary Research