NAGATA Chisato

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Name
NAGATA Chisato
E-mail
chisatogifu-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Gifu University
Section
Graduate School of Medicine
Degree
(BLANK)
Research funding number
30283295
ORCID ID
0000-0002-8911-4260

Profile

Cancer eidemiology/Epidemiology of breast cancer/Nutritional epidemiology/Diet and life-style related diseases

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Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jul 2000
 - 
Jul 2015
Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology & Preventure Medicine
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1994
Gifu University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 2008
For Outstanding Contribution to Increasing Scientific Understanding of the Health Effects of Soyfoods and Soybean Constituents., 8th International Symposium Role of Soy in Health and Disease Prevention
 

Published Papers

 
Wada K, Tsuji M, Tamura T, Konishi K, Goto Y, Mizuta F, Koda S, Uji T, Hori A, Tanabashi S, Matsushita S, Tokimitsu N, Nagata C
Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology   27(11) 1371-1375   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Nagata C, Wada K, Sahashi Y, Tamura T, Konishi K, Goto Y, Yamakawa M, Koda S, Mizuta F, Uji T, Nakamura K, Tsuji M, Nagai H, Itakura N, Harada K, Takahara O, Yamanaka H
Journal of epidemiology      Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Yamagishi K, Iso H, Shimazu T, Tamakoshi A, Sawada N, Matsuo K, Ito H, Wakai K, Nakayama T, Kitamura Y, Sado J, Tsuji I, Sugawara Y, Mizoue T, Inoue M, Nagata C, Sadakane A, Tanaka K, Tsugane S, Sasazuki S, Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan.
Clinical nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland)      Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Kashino I, Akter S, Mizoue T, Sawada N, Kotemori A, Matsuo K, Oze I, Ito H, Naito M, Nakayama T, Kitamura Y, Tamakoshi A, Tsuji I, Sugawara Y, Inoue M, Nagata C, Sadakane A, Tanaka K, Tsugane S, Shimazu T, Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan.
International journal of cancer   143(2) 307-316   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Mori K, Wada K, Konishi K, Goto Y, Mizuta F, Koda S, Uji T, Ito Y, Nagata C
Journal of epidemiology      Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Koyanagi YN, Matsuo K, Ito H, Tamakoshi A, Sugawara Y, Hidaka A, Wada K, Oze I, Kitamura Y, Liu R, Mizoue T, Sawada N, Nagata C, Wakai K, Nakayama T, Sadakane A, Tanaka K, Inoue M, Tsugane S, Sasazuki S
Journal of epidemiology   28(5) 245-252   May 2018   [Refereed]
Watanabe JI, Tanaka K, Nagata C, Furukawa S, Arakawa M, Miyake Y
The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma   55(5) 511-516   May 2018   [Refereed]
Liu Y, Shu XO, Wen W, Saito E, Rahman MS, Tsugane S, Tamakoshi A, Xiang YB, Yuan JM, Gao YT, Tsuji I, Kanemura S, Nagata C, Shin MH, Pan WH, Koh WP, Sawada N, Cai H, Li HL, Tomata Y, Sugawara Y, Wada K, Ahn YO, Yoo KY, Ashan H, Chia KS, Boffetta P, Inoue M, Kang D, Potter JD, Zheng W
International journal of epidemiology      Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Ugai T, Matsuo K, Oze I, Ito H, Wakai K, Wada K, Nagata C, Nakayama T, Liu R, Kitamura Y, Tamakoshi A, Tsuji I, Sugawara Y, Sawada N, Sadakane A, Tanaka K, Mizoue T, Inoue M, Tsugane S, Shimazu T, Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan.
Hematological oncology   36(1) 262-268   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Nagata C, Konishi K, Wada K, Tamura T, Goto Y, Koda S, Mizuta F, Nishizawa S, Sukigara E, Watanabe K, Ando K
American journal of epidemiology   187(1) 75-81   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Tamura T, Wada K, Tsuji M, Konishi K, Kawachi T, Hori A, Tanabashi S, Matsushita S, Tokimitsu N, Nagata C
European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation (ECP)   27(1) 27-32   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Saito E, Inoue M, Tsugane S, Ito H, Matsuo K, Wakai K, Wada K, Nagata C, Tamakoshi A, Sugawara Y, Tsuji I, Mizoue T, Tanaka K, Sasazuki S, Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan.
Cancer epidemiology   51 98-108   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Kato H, Tanaka K, Shimizu K, Nagata C, Furukawa S, Arakawa M, Miyake Y
Environmental health and preventive medicine   22(1) 80   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Sawada A, Manabe Y, Yamamoto T, Nagata C
The British journal of ophthalmology   101(12) 1649-1653   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Takagi S, Naito M, Kawai S, Okada R, Nagata C, Hosono S, Nishida Y, Takashima N, Suzuki S, Shimoshikiryo I, Mikami H, Uemura H, Kuriyama N, Ohnaka K, Kubo M, Hamajima N, Tanaka H, Wakai K
The British journal of nutrition   118(6) 463-472   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Wada K, Ueno T, Uchiyama S, Abiru Y, Tsuji M, Konishi K, Mizuta F, Goto Y, Tamura T, Shiraki M, Iwasa S, Nagata C
European journal of nutrition   56(5) 1911-1917   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Burton A, Maskarinec G, Perez-Gomez B, Vachon C, Miao H, Lajous M, López-Ridaura R, Rice M, Pereira A, Garmendia ML, Tamimi RM, Bertrand K, Kwong A, Ursin G, Lee E, Qureshi SA, Ma H, Vinnicombe S, Moss S, Allen S, Ndumia R, Vinayak S, Teo SH, Mariapun S, Fadzli F, Peplonska B, Bukowska A, Nagata C, Stone J, Hopper J, Giles G, Ozmen V, Aribal ME, Schüz J, Van Gils CH, Wanders JOP, Sirous R, Sirous M, Hipwell J, Kim J, Lee JW, Dickens C, Hartman M, Chia KS, Scott C, Chiarelli AM, Linton L, Pollan M, Flugelman AA, Salem D, Kamal R, Boyd N, Dos-Santos-Silva I, McCormack V
PLoS medicine   14(6) e1002335   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Chen Y, Wu F, Saito E, Lin Y, Song M, Luu HN, Gupta PC, Sawada N, Tamakoshi A, Shu XO, Koh WP, Xiang YB, Tomata Y, Sugiyama K, Park SK, Matsuo K, Nagata C, Sugawara Y, Qiao YL, You SL, Wang R, Shin MH, Pan WH, Pednekar MS, Tsugane S, Cai H, Yuan JM, Gao YT, Tsuji I, Kanemura S, Ito H, Wada K, Ahn YO, Yoo KY, Ahsan H, Chia KS, Boffetta P, Zheng W, Inoue M, Kang D, Potter JD
Diabetologia   60(6) 1022-1032   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Wada K, Oba S, Tsuji M, Tamura T, Konishi K, Goto Y, Mizuta F, Koda S, Hori A, Tanabashi S, Matsushita S, Tokimitsu N, Nagata C
Cancer science   108(5) 1065-1070   May 2017   [Refereed]
Takachi R, Inoue M, Sugawara Y, Tsuji I, Tsugane S, Ito H, Matsuo K, Tanaka K, Tamakoshi A, Mizoue T, Wakai K, Nagata C, Sasazuki S, Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan.
Journal of epidemiology   27(4) 152-162   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Nagata C, Wada K, Tamura T, Konishi K, Goto Y
Annals of epidemiology   27(3) 194-199.e2   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Konishi K, Wada K, Tamura T, Tsuji M, Kawachi T, Nagata C
European journal of nutrition   56(2) 767-774   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Nagata C, Wada K, Tamura T, Konishi K, Goto Y, Koda S, Kawachi T, Tsuji M, Nakamura K
The American journal of clinical nutrition   105(2) 426-431   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Nagata C, Tamura T, Wada K, Konishi K, Goto Y, Nagao Y, Ishihara K, Yamamoto S
Chronobiology international   34(9) 1187-1196   2017   [Refereed]
Burton A, Byrnes G, Stone J, Tamimi RM, Heine J, Vachon C, Ozmen V, Pereira A, Garmendia ML, Scott C, Hipwell JH, Dickens C, Schüz J, Aribal ME, Bertrand K, Kwong A, Giles GG, Hopper J, Pérez Gómez B, Pollán M, Teo SH, Mariapun S, Taib NA, Lajous M, Lopez-Riduara R, Rice M, Romieu I, Flugelman AA, Ursin G, Qureshi S, Ma H, Lee E, Sirous R, Sirous M, Lee JW, Kim J, Salem D, Kamal R, Hartman M, Miao H, Chia KS, Nagata C, Vinayak S, Ndumia R, van Gils CH, Wanders JO, Peplonska B, Bukowska A, Allen S, Vinnicombe S, Moss S, Chiarelli AM, Linton L, Maskarinec G, Yaffe MJ, Boyd NF, Dos-Santos-Silva I, McCormack VA
Breast cancer research : BCR   18(1) 130   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Nagata C, Konishi K, Goto Y, Tamura T, Wada K, Hayashi M, Takeda N, Yasuda K
Environmental research   150 82-87   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Akter S, Kashino I, Mizoue T, Matsuo K, Ito H, Wakai K, Nagata C, Nakayama T, Sadakane A, Tanaka K, Tamakoshi A, Sugawara Y, Sawada N, Inoue M, Tsugane S, Sasazuki S, ; for the Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan.
Japanese journal of clinical oncology   46(8) 781-787   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Koyanagi YN, Matsuo K, Ito H, Wakai K, Nagata C, Nakayama T, Sadakane A, Tanaka K, Tamakoshi A, Sugawara Y, Mizoue T, Sawada N, Inoue M, Tsugane S, Sasazuki S, Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan., Sasazuki S, Tsugane S, Inoue M, Iwasaki M, Otani T, Sawada N, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Tsuji I, Tsubono Y, Nishino Y, Tamakoshi A, Matsuo K, Ito H, Wakai K, Nagata C, Mizoue T, Tanaka K, Nakayama T, Sadakane A, Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan.
Japanese journal of clinical oncology   46(6) 580-595   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Wada K, Konishi K, Tamura T, Shiraki M, Iwasa S, Nagata C
Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research   40(5) 1037-1043   May 2016   [Refereed]
Masaoka H, Matsuo K, Ito H, Wakai K, Nagata C, Nakayama T, Sadakane A, Tanaka K, Tamakoshi A, Sugawara Y, Mizoue T, Sawada N, Inoue M, Tsugane S, Sasazuki S, Research Group for the Development and Evaluation of Cancer Prevention Strategies in Japan.
Japanese journal of clinical oncology   46(3) 273-283   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
McCormack VA, Burton A, dos-Santos-Silva I, Hipwell JH, Dickens C, Salem D, Kamal R, Hartman M, Lee CP, Chia KS, Ozmen V, Aribal ME, Flugelman AA, Lajous M, Lopez-Riduara R, Rice M, Romieu I, Ursin G, Qureshi S, Ma H, Lee E, van Gils CH, Wanders JO, Vinayak S, Ndumia R, Allen S, Vinnicombe S, Moss S, Won Lee J, Kim J, Pereira A, Garmendia ML, Sirous R, Sirous M, Peplonska B, Bukowska A, Tamimi RM, Bertrand K, Nagata C, Kwong A, Vachon C, Scott C, Perez-Gomez B, Pollan M, Maskarinec G, Giles G, Hopper J, Stone J, Rajaram N, Teo SH, Mariapun S, Yaffe MJ, Schüz J, Chiarelli AM, Linton L, Boyd NF
Cancer epidemiology   40 141-151   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
S. Oba, S. Oba, E. Suzuki, E. Suzuki, E. Suzuki, M. Yamamoto, M. Yamamoto, Y. Horikawa, C. Nagata, J. Takeda, K. Adachi, K. Chimori, Y. Morimoto, Y. Kimata, H. Hayashi, M. Ishii, M. Izai, K. Kamikubo, Y. Kanoh, T. Kojima, T. Komaki, J. Kosaka, H. Maekawa, M. Murayama, E. Suzuki, K. Yoshino, M. Matsuda, I. Matsui, S. Ozeki, S. Sakata, H. Sarui, N. Takeda, M. Sugimoto, R. Totani, H. Wada, Y. Wada, M. Yokoyama, M. Araki, E. Goshima, H. Daido, K. Nagai, K. Fushimi, M. Kitada, M. Hayashi, T. Imai, N. Kojima, M. Sato, H. Murase, T. Nagashima, N. Noritake, Y. Noda, K. Ohmae
Diabetes and Metabolism   41 160-167   Jan 2016
© 2014 Elsevier Masson SAS. Aim: Several studies have suggested that cigarette-smoking affects insulin sensitivity in Western populations. The present study evaluated glucose tolerance, pancreatic β-cell function and insulin sensitivity in relatio...
Kawachi T, Wada K, Nakamura K, Tsuji M, Tamura T, Konishi K, Nagata C
Journal of epidemiology   26(3) 123-130   2016   [Refereed]
Satoyo Hosono, Hidemi Ito, Isao Oze, Yasuki Higaki, Emi Morita, Emi Morita, Naoyuki Takashima, Sadao Suzuki, Keiichi Shimatani, Haruo Mikami, Keizo Ohnaka, Etsuko Ozaki, Sakurako Katsuura-Kamano, Michiaki Kubo, Chisato Nagata, Mariko Naito, Nobuyuki Hamajima, Hideo Tanaka
Maturitas   82(4) 394-401   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015 Elsevier Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved. Objective Extraovarian sex hormone production plays an important role in estrogen biosynthesis in postmenopausal women. We examined possible associations between serum sex hormone level and polymor...
Teruhide Koyama, Daisuke Matsui, Nagato Kuriyama, Etsuko Ozaki, Keitaro Tanaka, Isao Oze, Nobuyuki Hamajima, Kenji Wakai, Rieko Okada, Kokichi Arisawa, Haruo Mikami, Keiichi Shimatani, Akie Hirata, Naoyuki Takashima, Sadao Suzuki, Chisato Nagata, Michiaki Kubo, Hideo Tanaka
Scientific Reports   5 15888   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Hyperuricaemia is an undisputed and highly predictive biomarker for cardiovascular risk. SLC17A1, expressed in the liver and kidneys, harbours potent candidate single nucleotide polymorphisms that decrease uric acid levels. Therefore, we examined ...
Keiko Tanaka, Keiko Tanaka, Yoshihiro Miyake, Yoshihiro Miyake, Chisato Nagata, Shinya Furukawa, Shinya Furukawa, Masashi Arakawa
Environmental Research   143(Pt A) 148-153   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015. Background: Epidemiological studies of the association between smoking exposure and dental caries are limited. Objective: The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to examine the association between prenatal and postnatal secondhand sm...
Ikuko Kashino, Tetsuya Mizoue, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Keitaro Matsuo, Kenji Wakai, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Chisato Nagata, Manami Inoue, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Shizuka Sasazuki, Motoki Iwasaki, Tetsuya Otani, Norie Sawada, Taichi Shimazu, Taiki Yamaji, Yoshitaka Tsubono, Yoshikazu Nishino, Hidemi Ito
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   45(10) 973-979   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
© The Author 2015. Objective: The association between vegetable consumption and colorectal cancer risk remains unclear and may differ by region. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiologic studies on this issue among the Ja...
Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Michiko Tsuji, Makoto Hayashi, Noriyuki Takeda, Keigo Yasuda
European Journal of Public Health   25(5) 895-899   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015 The Author 2015. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the European Public Health Association. Background: Substances identified as animal carcinogens are no longer used as ingredients of hair dyes. However, hair dyes are divers...
Kenji Wakai, Kenji Wakai, Yumi Sugawara, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Akiko Tamakoshi, Taichi Shimazu, Keitaro Matsuo, Chisato Nagata, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Keitaro Tanaka, Manami Inoue, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Shizuka Sasazuki, Motoki Iwasaki, Tetsuya Otani, Norie Sawada, Taiki Yamaji, Yoshitaka Tsubono, Yoshikazu Nishino, Hidemi Ito
Cancer Science   106(8) 1057-1065   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015 The Authors. International reviews have concluded that consumption of fruit and vegetables might decrease the risk of lung cancer. However, the relevant epidemiological evidence still remains insufficient in Japan. Therefore, we performed a...
Keiko Wada, Michiko Tsuji, Takashi Tamura, Kie Konishi, Toshiaki Kawachi, Akihiro Hori, Shinobu Tanabashi, Shogen Matsushita, Naoki Tokimitsu, Chisato Nagata
International Journal of Cancer   137(4) 885-892   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015 UICC. Although several experimental studies suggested that soy isoflavone intake inhibits the growth of stomach cancer, previous epidemiological studies have observed inconsistent results. We evaluated the associations of soy or isoflavone ...
Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Takashi Tamura, Kie Konishi, Toshiaki Kawachi, Michiko Tsuji, Michiko Tsuji, Kozue Nakamura, Kozue Nakamura
Journal of Nutrition   145(8) 1787-1792   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015 American Society for Nutrition. Background: Dietary intakes of betaine and choline may reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease; however, epidemiologic evidence is limited. Seafood is a rich source of betaine and is a popular traditional f...
Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Takashi Tamura, Toshiaki Kawachi, Kie Konishi, Michiko Tsuji, Michiko Tsuji, Kozue Nakamura, Kozue Nakamura
Journal of Nutrition   145(4) 720-728   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015 American Society for Nutrition. Background: Dietary intakes of glutamic acid and glycine have been reported to be associated with blood pressure. However, the link between intakes of these amino acids and stroke has not been studied. Object...
Keiko Wada, Toshiaki Kawachi, Akihiro Hori, Naoharu Takeyama, Shinobu Tanabashi, Shogen Matsushita, Naoki Tokimitsu, Chisato Nagata
Cancer Science   106(4) 455-460   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015 The Authors. Cancer Science published by Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd on behalf of Japanese Cancer Association. The effects of smoking on breast cancer remain unclear. We assessed the associations of subjects' or husbands' smoking status w...
Gertraud Maskarinec, Kaylae L. Nakamura, Christy G. Woolcott, Shannon M. Conroy, Celia Byrne, Chisato Nagata, Giske Ursin, Celine M. Vachon
Cancer Causes and Control   26(4) 621-626   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015, Springer International Publishing Switzerland. Purpose: Mammographic density, i.e., the radiographic appearance of the breast, is a strong predictor of breast cancer risk. To determine whether the association of breast density with breast ...
Chisato Nagata, Kie Konishi, Takashi Tamura, Keiko Wada, Michiko Tsuji, Michiko Tsuji, Makoto Hayashi, Noriyuki Takeda, Keigo Yasuda
Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention   24(1) 249-254   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
© 2014 American Association for Cancer Research. Background: It has been hypothesized that alteration of hormone systems is involved in the carcinogenesis of acrylamide. The aim of the present study was to examine the cross-sectional associations ...
Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Shizuka Sasazuki
Japanese journal of clinical oncology   44(10) 986-999   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
© The Author 2014. Published by Oxford University Press. All rights reserved. For Permissions, please email: journals.permissions@oup.com. OBJECTIVE: The potential associations of diabetes mellitus with malignant neoplasms including liver cancer h...
Fujii W, Kanamori D, Nagata C, Sakaguchi K, Watanabe R
Clinical case reports   2(4) 143-146   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Michiko Tsuji, Michiko Tsuji, Makoto Hayashi, Noriyuki Takeda, Keigo Yasuda
Cancer Causes and Control   25(2) 143-149   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Objective: Recently, profiles of plasma amino acids have been utilized to detect diseases including breast cancer. However, there is a possibility that the amino acid status may be associated with the risk of breast cancer. We investigated the rel...
K. Wada, C. Nagata, A. Tamakoshi, K. Matsuo, I. Oze, K. Wakai, I. Tsuji, Y. Sugawara, T. Mizoue, K. Tanaka, M. Iwasaki, M. Inoue, M. Inoue, S. Tsugane, S. Sasazuki
Annals of Oncology   25 519-524   Jan 2014
Background: A positive association between body mass index (BMI) and breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women has been reported, and a weak inverse association has been suggested among premenopausal women from studies in the Western populatio...
Taichi Shimazu, K. Wakai, A. Tamakoshi, I. Tsuji, K. Tanaka, K. Matsuo, C. Nagata, T. Mizoue, M. Inoue, M. Inoue, S. Tsugane, S. Sasazuki, Shizuka Sasazuki, Shoichiro Tsugane, Manami Inoue, Motoki Iwasaki, Tetsuya Otani, Norie Sawada, Taiki Yamaji, Ichiro Tsuji, Yoshitaka Tsubono, Yoshikazu Nishino, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka
Annals of Oncology   25 1228-1233   Jan 2014
Background: Prospective evidence is inconsistent regarding the association between vegetable/fruit intake and the risk of gastric cancer. Methods: In an analysis of original data from four population-based prospective cohort studies encompassing 1...
Chisato Nagata, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Keitaro Matsuo, Kenji Wakai, Kenji Wakai, Manami Inoue, Manami Inoue, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Shoichiro Tsugane, Shizuka Sasazuki, Shizuka Sasazuki, Motoki Iwasaki, Tetsuya Otani, Norie Sawada, Taichi Shimazu, Taiki Yamaji, Yoshitaka Tsubono, Yoshikazu Nishino, Hidemi Ito
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   44(3) 282-295   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
© The Author 2014. Objective: We reviewed epidemiological studies of soy intake and breast cancer among Japanese women. This report is one among a series of articles by our research group, which is evaluating the existing evidence concerning the a...
Ngoc Minh Pham, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Manami Inoue, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Shizuka Sasazuki
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   44(7) 641-650   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
Objective: The association between meat consumption and colorectal cancer remains inconsistent among Asians. The present study systematically evaluated and meta-analyzed epidemiologic studies on the association between consumption of total and spe...
Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Michiko Tsuji, Michiko Tsuji, Toshiaki Kawachi, Kozue Nakamura, Kozue Nakamura
British Journal of Nutrition   112(12) 2010-2017   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
© 2014 The Authors. Diets with a high glycaemic index (GI) or glycaemic load (GL) have been hypothesised to increase the risk of diabetes, CVD and some cancers. In the present study, the associations of dietary GI and GL with the risk of all-cause...
Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Makoto Hayashi, Noriyuki Takeda, Keigo Yasuda, Chisato Nagata
Tobacco Control   23(3) 253-256   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
Objectives Having a lighter skin tone is highly valued among many Asian women. If skin colour is affected by smoking, women may be motivated to avoid tobacco or quit smoking. The present study examined the association of tobacco smoking with skin ...
Christy G. Woolcott, Shannon M. Conroy, Chisato Nagata, Giske Ursin, Celine M. Vachon, Martin J. Yaffe, Ian S. Pagano, Celia Byrne, Gertraud Maskarinec
American Journal of Epidemiology   179(2) 236-244   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
To maximize statistical power in studies of mammographic density and breast cancer, it is advantageous to combine data from several studies, but standardization of the density assessment is desirable. Using data from 4 case-control studies, we des...
Takuma Fujii, Naoyoshi Takatsuka, Chisato Nagata, Koji Matsumoto, Akinori Oki, Reiko Furuta, Hiroo Maeda, Toshiharu Yasugi, Kei Kawana, Akira Mitsuhashi, Yasuo Hirai, Tsuyoshi Iwasaka, Nobuo Yaegashi, Yoh Watanabe, Yutaka Nagai, Tomoyuki Kitagawa, Hiroyuki Yoshikawa
International Journal of Clinical Oncology   18(6) 1091-1101   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Background: It has been suggested that micronutrients such as alpha-tocopherol, retinol, lutein, cryptoxanthin, lycopene, and alpha- and beta-carotene may help in the prevention of cervical cancer. Our aim was to investigate whether serum concentr...
Shizuka Sasazuki, Hadrien Charvat, Azusa Hara, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Kozue Nakamura, Ichiro Tsuji, Yumi Sugawara, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Keitaro Matsuo, Isao Oze, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane
Cancer Science   104(11) 1499-1507   Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Although a growing body of evidence suggests a link between diabetes and cancer, it is not clear whether diabetes independently increases the risk of cancer. We conducted a comprehensive assessment of the association between pre-existing diabetes ...
Keiichi Izuhara, Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Yatsuji Ito, Chisato Nagata
Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology   122(11) 701-706   Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Objectives: There are few studies about the association between tinnitus and sleep disorders in the general population worldwide. This study assessed this association in a Japanese community. Methods: A total of 14,027 participants 45 to 79 years ...
Kozue Nakamura, Keiko Wada, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Toshiaki Kawachi, Akihiro Hori, Naoharu Takeyama, Shinobu Tanabashi, Shogen Matsushita, Naoki Tokimitsu, Chisato Nagata
Cancer Science   104(10) 1362-1367   Oct 2013   [Refereed]
Diabetes mellitus (DM) has been reported to be associated with an increased risk of site-specific cancers; however, few studies have assessed associations of DM with both total and site-specific cancers in Japan. We examined the association of a h...
Chisato Nagata, Kozue Nakamura, Keiko Wada, Michiko Tsuji, Yuya Tamai, Toshiaki Kawachi
American Journal of Epidemiology   178(8) 1226-1232   Oct 2013   [Refereed]
Dietary supplementation with branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs), including leucine, isoleucine, and valine, has shown potential benefits for the metabolic profile. However, higher blood BCAA levels have been associated with insulin resistance. To ...
Ngoc Minh Pham, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Shizuka Sasazuki
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   43(9) 935-941   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Objective: The association between fish consumption and colorectal cancer risk remains inconclusive. The present study systematically reviewed and meta-analyzed epidemiologic data on the association between fish consumption and colorectal cancer r...
Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Toshiaki Kawachi, Akihiro Hori, Naoharu Takeyama, Shinobu Tanabashi, Shogen Matsushita, Naoki Tokimitsu, Chisato Nagata
International Journal of Cancer   133(4) 952-960   Aug 2013   [Refereed]
The effects of soy or isoflavone intake on breast cancer need to be examined further in epidemiologic studies. We assessed the associations of soy and isoflavone intake with breast cancer incidence in a population-based prospective cohort study in...
Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Kaori Watanabe, Kyoko Ando, Chisato Nagata
Annals of Epidemiology   23(8) 469-474   Aug 2013   [Refereed]
Purpose: We aimed to investigate the associations of sleep disturbance and sleep time with behavioral problems and to assess whether endogenous melatonin was associated with sleep-related factors and behavioral problems. Methods: Subjects were 234...
Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Takako Masue, Kaori Watanabe, Kyoko Ando, Chisato Nagata
Annals of Epidemiology   23(2) 60-65   Feb 2013   [Refereed]
Purpose: We aimed to assess the associations of sex, age, body mass, sex steroid hormones, and lifestyle factors with the levels of melatonin in young children. Methods: This study followed a cross-sectional design and was conducted two preschools...
Chisato Nagata, Yasuko Nagao, Kozue Nakamura, Keiko Wada, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Satoru Yamamoto, Yoshitomo Kashiki
Breast Cancer Research and Treatment   138(1) 235-239   Feb 2013   [Refereed]
Non-occupational exposure to cadmium has been suspected to be a risk factor for breast cancer. The present study examined the association between urinary cadmium level and the risk of breast cancer in a case-control study among Japanese women. Cas...
Taichi Shimazu, Shizuka Sasazuki, Kenji Wakai, Akiko Tamakoshi, Ichiro Tsuji, Yumi Sugawara, Keitaro Matsuo, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane
International Journal of Cancer   130(11) 2645-2653   2013   [Refereed]
Because studies of the association between alcohol intake and the risk of primary liver cancer use varying cut-off points to classify alcohol intake, it is difficult to precisely quantify this association by meta-analysis of published data. Furthe...
Shannon M. Conroy, Karin Koga, Christy G. Woolcott, Timothy Dahl, Celia Byrne, Chisato Nagata, Giske Ursin, Martin J. Yaffe, Celine M. Vachon, Gertraud Maskarinec
Cancer Epidemiology   36(5) 458-460   Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Alcohol consumption and mammographic density are established risk factors for breast cancer. This study examined whether the association of mammographic density with breast cancer varies by alcohol intake. Mammographic density was assessed in digi...
Chisato Nagata, Kozue Nakamura, Keiko Wada, Shino Oba, Shino Oba, Michiko Tsuji, Yuya Tamai, Toshiaki Kawachi
Journal of Nutrition   142(9) 1713-1719   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Dietary guidelines generally recommend avoiding a high-fat diet. However, the relationship between fat subtypes and mortality remains unclear especially in a population with a relatively low intake of fat. We aimed to prospectively examine the rel...
Manami Inoue, Chisato Nagata, Ichiro Tsuji, Yumi Sugawara, Kenji Wakai, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Shizuka Sasazuki, Shoichiro Tsugane
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health   66(5) 448-456   May 2012   [Refereed]
Objectives: Using common alcohol consumption categories, to conduct a pooled analysis of six ongoing large-scale cohort studies in Japan in order to produce concrete estimates of the quantitative contribution of alcohol consumption to all-cause an...
Michiko Tsuji, Yuya Tamai, Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Makoto Hayashi, Noriyuki Takeda, Keigo Yasuda, Chisato Nagata
Cancer Causes and Control   23(5) 683-689   May 2012   [Refereed]
Objective: Endogenous sex hormones have been implicated in the etiology of breast cancer. Dietary factors such as fat, dietary fiber, soy isoflavones, and alcohol have been suggested to influence endogenous estrogen and other steroid hormone level...
Shizuka Sasazuki, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   42(4) 335-346   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Objective: Numerous in vitro and animal studies have shown that green tea has a protective effect against cancer. However, results from epidemiologic studies are conflicting. We evaluated the association between green tea consumption and risk for ...
Masahide Hamaguchi, Noriyuki Takeda, Takao Kojima, Akihiro Ohbora, Takahiro Kato, Hiroshi Sarui, Michiaki Fukui, Chisato Nagata, Jun Takeda
World Journal of Gastroenterology   18(13) 1508-1516   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
AIM: To clarify the efficiency of the criterion of metabolic syndrome to detecting non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). METHODS: Authors performed a cross-sectional study involving participants of a medical health checkup program including a...
Shannon M. Conroy, Christy G. Woolcott, Karin R. Koga, Celia Byrne, Chisato Nagata, Giske Ursin, Celine M. Vachon, Martin J. Yaffe, Ian Pagano, Gertraud Maskarinec
International Journal of Cancer   130(8) 1915-1924   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
The association of mammographic breast density with breast cancer risk may vary by adiposity. To examine effect modification by body mass index (BMI), the authors standardized mammographic density data from four case-control studies (1994-2002) co...
Christy G. Woolcott, Karin Koga, Shannon M. Conroy, Celia Byrne, Chisato Nagata, Giske Ursin, Celine M. Vachon, Martin J. Yaffe, Ian Pagano, Gertraud Maskarinec
Breast Cancer Research and Treatment   132(3) 1163-1171   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Mammographic density is strongly and consistently associated with breast cancer risk. To determine if this association was modified by reproductive factors (parity and age at first birth), data were combined from four case-control studies conducte...
Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Shizuka Sasazuki, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Motoki Iwasaki, Tetsuya Otani, Norie Sawada, Taichi Shimazu, Yoshitaka Tsubono, Yoshikazu Nishino
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   42(3) 212-221   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Objective: With increased interest in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, its common co-morbid condition, obesity, has recently attracted much attention as a risk factor for liver cancer. Recent studies also suggest that obesity may play a role in the ...
Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Kaori Watanabe, Kyoko Ando, Chisato Nagata
Cancer Causes and Control   23(2) 239-244   Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Purpose: We investigated whether seaweed intake is associated with sex steroid levels in young Japanese children. Methods: The design of the study was cross-sectional and it was conducted in October-November 2006. Subjects were substantially healt...
Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Takako Masue, Kyoko Ando, Chisato Nagata
Cancer Causes and Control   23(2) 231-238   Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Purpose: We aimed to assess the association of body size at birth or physical activity with sex steroid levels, independent of body mass among young children. Methods: The cross-sectional study was conducted in 2006. Subjects were 230 boys and 198...
Ngoc Minh Pham, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Shizuka Sasazuki, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Manam Inoue, Shizuka Sasazuki, Motoki Iwasaki, Tetsuya Otani, Norie Sawada, Taichi Shimazu, Ichiro Tsuji, Yoshitaka Tsubono, Yoshikazu Nishino, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   42(1) 2-13   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Objective: Higher levels of physical activity have been consistently associated with a decreased risk of colon cancer, but not rectal cancer, in Western populations. The present study systematically evaluated epidemiologic evidence on the associat...
Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Hiroyuki Shimizu, Hiroyuki Shimizu
Menopause   19(1) 75-81   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
OBJECTIVE: Prospective studies on physical activity and diet and the onset of natural menopause are scarce. The aim of this study was to examine the association of physical activity and dietary factors potentially related to endogenous estrogen le...
Takako Masue, Keiko Wada, Makoto Hayashi, Noriyuki Takeda, Keigo Yasuda, Takashi Deguchi, Chisato Nagata
Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental   61(1) 70-75   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Melatonin's potential preventive effect against cardiovascular disease (CVD) remains hypothetical. No study has evaluated the relationships between endogenous melatonin and the established blood biomarkers related to CVD. The objective of the pres...
Keiko Wada, Chisato Nagata, Kozue Nakamura, Shinichi Iwasa, Makoto Shiraki, Hiroyuki Shimizu, Hiroyuki Shimizu
Endocrine Journal   59(5) 393-398   2012   [Refereed]
The association between light exposure at night and sex hormone levels in utero has scarcely reported. We assessed the associations between sleep duration or being awake in the late evening hours, which can be as indicator of light exposure at nig...
Kozue Nakamura, Keiko Wada, Yukari Sahashi, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Kaori Watanabe, Sakiko Ohtsuchi, Kyoko Ando, Chisato Nagata
Public Health Nutrition   16(11) 2040-2045   2012   [Refereed]
Objective Increasing childhood asthma rates may be due to changing dietary lifestyle. We investigated the association of dietary intake of antioxidant vitamins and fatty acids with asthma in Japanese pre-school children. Design Cross-sectional stu...
Shizuka Sasazuki, Manami Inoue, Ichiro Tsuji, Yumi Sugawara, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Keitaro Tanaka, Tetsuya Mizoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Shoichiro Tsugane, Manami Inoue, Shizuka Sasazuki, Motoki Iwasaki, Tetsuya Otani, Norie Sawada, Taichi Shimazu, Taichi Yamaji, Ichiro Tsuji, Yoshitaka Tsubono, Yoshikazu Nishino, Kenji Wakai, Keitaro Matsuo, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Akiko Tamakoshi
Journal of Epidemiology   21(6) 417-430   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Background: We pooled data from 7 ongoing cohorts in Japan involving 353 422 adults (162 092 men and 191 330 women) to quantify the effect of body mass index (BMI) on total and cause-specific (cancer, heart disease, and cerebrovascular disease) mo...
Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Shizuka Sasazuki, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   41(11) 1292-1302   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Objective: Cigarette smoking has been recognized as an important risk factor for pancreas cancer, but the magnitude of the association may vary among geographical areas. Therefore, we reviewed epidemiologic studies on the association between cigar...
Yuya Tamai, Keiko Wada, Michiko Tsuji, Kozue Nakamura, Yukari Sahashi, Kaori Watanabe, Keiko Yamamoto, Kyoko Ando, Chisato Nagata
American Journal of Hypertension   24(11) 1215-1221   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Background An elevated plasma homocysteine level is an independent risk factor for high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease, and its level is regulated by three vitamins; vitamin B6, B12, and folic acid. Until now, the association between th...
Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Yukari Sahashi, Kaori Watanabe, Sakiko Ohtsuchi, Keiko Yamamoto, Kyoko Ando, Chisato Nagata
Nutrition Journal   10 83   Aug 2011   [Refereed]
Background: Few studies have examined whether dietary factors might affect blood pressure in children. We purposed to investigate whether seaweed intake is associated with blood pressure level among Japanese preschool children. Methods. The design...
Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Takako Masue, Takako Masue, Yukari Sahashi, Kyoko Ando, Chisato Nagata
American Journal of Epidemiology   173(9) 998-1003   May 2011   [Refereed]
The authors investigated whether soy intake is associated with sex steroid levels in Japanese children. This cross-sectional study was conducted in autumn 2006. Subjects were substantially healthy preschoolers, 230 boys and 198 girls, aged 3-6 yea...
Kenji Wakai, Keitaro Matsuo, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Shizuka Sasazuki, Taichi Shimazu, Norie Sawada, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   41(5) 693-708   May 2011   [Refereed]
Objective: Clinical trials of β-carotene supplementation and recent large-scale prospective studies have called into question the protective effects of vegetable and fruit consumption against lung cancer. To re-assess this issue, we reviewed data ...
Isao Oze, Keitaro Matsuo, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Shizuka Sasazuki, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   41(5) 677-692   May 2011   [Refereed]
Although alcohol drinking is considered as an important risk factor for esophageal cancer, the magnitude of the association might be varied among geographic areas. Therefore, we reviewed epidemiologic studies on the association between alcohol dri...
Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Kozue Nakamura, Makoto Hayashi, Noriyuki Takeda, Keigo Yasuda
Cancer Causes and Control   22(4) 581-588   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
Objective Body size and reproductive factors are important risk factors of breast cancer. The aim of the present study was to examine the associations of these factors with blood concentrations of sex hormones and prolactin in premenopausal Japane...
Kozue Nakamura, Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Yuya Tamai, Michiko Tsuji, Naoyoshi Takatsuka, Hiroyuki Shimizu
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   41(2) 225-231   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
Objective: To examine the association of smoking and lifestyle factors with pancreatic cancer death in the prospective design. Methods: Mortality from pancreatic cancer in regard to smoking, body mass index, physical activity, and alcohol, coffee ...
Yuko Minami, Yasuhiko Hirabayashi, Chisato Nagata, Tomonori Ishii, Hideo Harigae, Takeshi Sasaki
Journal of Epidemiology   21(4) 246-254   2011   [Refereed]
Background: Intakes of selected vitamins and dietary fiber may influence the clinical course of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Using a cohort study method, we investigated the associations of dietary intake of vitamin B6 and B12, folate, and ...
Kaori Fujii, Chisato Nagata, Kozue Nakamura, Toshiaki Kawachi, Naoyoshi Takatsuka, Shino Oba, Hiroyuki Shimizu, Hiroyuki Shimizu
Journal of Epidemiology   21(4) 299-304   2011   [Refereed]
Background: Several studies have reported the prevalence of tinnitus among general populations; however, most of these studies were conducted in Europe or the United States. We estimated the prevalence of tinnitus among the general adult populatio...
Yukari Sahashi, Michiko Tsuji, Keiko Wada, Yuya Tamai, Kozue Nakamura, Chisato Nagata
Journal of Nutritional Science and Vitaminology   57(5) 372-376   2011   [Refereed]
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the validity and reproducibility of a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) for use among young Japanese children. Forty-seven mothers of children aged 6 y completed two 3-d diet records and two FFQs over ...
Yasuhiro Yoshikawa, Motohiro Horiuchi, Naotaka Ishiguro, Mutsuyo Kadohira, Satoshi Kai, Hidehiro Mizusawa, Chisato Nagata, Takashi Onodera, Tetsutaro Sata, Toshiyuki Tsutsui, Masahito Yamada, Shigeki Yamamoto
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   74(8) 959-968   2011   [Refereed]
The Food Safety Commission (FSC) of Japan, established in July 2003, has its own initiative to conduct risk assessments on food stuffs known as "self-tasking assessment". Within this framework, the FSC decided to conduct a risk assessment of beef ...
Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Kenji Wakai, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Shizuka Sasazuki, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   42(2) 124-130   2011   [Refereed]
Objective: We reviewed epidemiological studies on breastfeeding and breast cancer among Japanese women. This report is part of a series of articles written by our research group, whose aim was to evaluate the existing evidence concerning the assoc...
Isao Oze, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka, Ichiro Tsuji, Akiko Tamakoshi, Shizuka Sasazuki, Manami Inoue, Shoichiro Tsugane, Manam Inoue, Shizuka Sasazuki, Motoki Iwasaki, Tetsuya Otani, Norie Sawada, Taichi Shimazu, Ichiro Tsuji, Yoshitaka Tsubono, Yoshikazu Nishino, Akiko Tamakoshi, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Kenji Wakai, Chisato Nagata, Tetsuya Mizoue, Keitaro Tanaka
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology   42(1) 63-73   2011   [Refereed]
Objective: Although cigarette smoking is considered as an important risk factor for esophageal cancer, the magnitude of the association might be varied among geographic areas. Therefore, we reviewed epidemiologic studies on the association between...
Shino Oba, Chisato Nagata, Kozue Nakamura, Kaori Fujii, Toshiaki Kawachi, Naoyoshi Takatsuka, Hiroyuki Shimizu, Hiroyuki Shimizu
Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental   59(11) 1574-1582   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
We assessed the relationship of the dietary glycemic index (GI), glycemic load (GL), and intake of carbohydrate and rice, and risk of mortality from stroke and its subtypes. The cohort consisted of 12561 men and 15 301 women residing in Takayama, ...
Kozue Nakamura, Chisato Nagata, Keiko Wada, Kaori Fujii, Toshiaki Kawachi, Naoyoshi Takatsuka, Hiroyuki Shimizu
Annals of Epidemiology   20(11) 804-810   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Purpose: Although cross-sectional studies have reported that the prevalence of allergy is reduced on a farm, few prospective studies were carried out on adults. We examined the association of experience of farming with occurrence of cedar pollinos...
Takako Masue, Keiko Wada, Chisato Nagata, Takashi Deguchi, Makoto Hayashi, Noriyuki Takeda, Keigo Yasuda
Maturitas   66(3) 305-309   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
Objectives: Studies focusing on lifestyle and health factors and stress urinary incontinence (SUI) are scarce in Japan. The aim of this study is to examine the association of lifestyle and health factors in SUI. Methods: Study subjects were retrie...

Misc

 
Assessment of preference for breast cancer chemoprevention in Japanese Young women.
Japanese Journal of Cancer Research   9 792-796   1997
Association of coffee, green tea, and caffeine intakes with serum concentrations of estradiol and sex hormone-binding globulin in premenopausal women.
Nutrition & Cancer   30(1) 21-24   1998

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Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2010 - 2012    Investigator(s): Chisato NAGATA
Melatonin concentrations of about 120 foods were measured and used as basic data to estimate melatonin intake from diet through a food frequency questionnaire. Associations of melatonin intake with the risk of menopause and mortality from cancer a...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Chisato NAGATA
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2004 - 2006    Investigator(s): Chisato NAGATA
There has been a hypothesis that exposure to light at night may increase a risk of breast cancer by suppressing the normal nocturnal rise in melatonin production and release, thereby resulting in increased levels of circulating estrogen. We conduc...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2002 - 2003    Investigator(s): Chisato NAGATA
The isoflavones are structurally similar to estradiol Hence, the estrogenicity of isoflavones may have beneficial effects on bone and skin health. The Japanese consume a diet that is very rich in the isoflavones, genistein and daidzein, which are ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2000 - 2001    Investigator(s): Chisato NAGATA
Isoflavone, rich in soy products, have been reported to possess significant antioxidant, estrogenic and tyrosine kinase inhibitory activity. Therefore, soy product or isofllavone intake may prevent against cancer and cardiovascular disease. In add...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 1998 - 1999    Investigator(s): Chisato NAGATA
There is a hypothesis that hyperinsulinemia or insulin resistance may be a mediator for breast cancer risk factors. On the other hand, some but not all of the well-known risk factors of breast cancer have been associated with serum estrogen concen...
Women's Health
Cancer Epidemiology