TAMURA Masato

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Name
TAMURA Masato
Affiliation
Hokkaido University
Section
Graduate School of Dental Medicine, Department of Oral Health Science
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Tokyo Medical and Dental University)
ORCID ID
0000-0003-3700-5203

Published Papers

 
Vascular formation: in vitro differentiation of vascular endothelial cells from pluripotent stem cells
Tsuji-Tamura K, Tamura M
Hokkaido J Dent Sci   38(Sp) 80-85   Sep 2017   [Invited]
Yahara M, Tei K, Tamura M
Molecular medicine reports   16(3) 2779-2784   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Vascular development from embryonic stem cells
Tamura-Tsuji K, Tamura M
Hokkaido J Dent Sci   37(2) 173-176   Mar 2017   [Invited]
Sato M, Suzuki T, Kawano M, Tamura M
Biomedical reports   6(2) 223-231   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Sakisaka Y, Kanaya S, Nakamura T, Tamura M, Shimauchi H, Nemoto E
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   478(2) 527-532   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Mari Sato, Masato Tamura
Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports   6 179-184   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Ukita M, Yamaguchi T, Ohata N, Tamura M
Journal of cellular biochemistry   117(6) 1419-1428   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Nemoto E, Sakisaka Y, Tsuchiya M, Tamura M, Nakamura T, Kanaya S, Shimonishi M, Shimauchi H
Journal of periodontal research   51(2) 164-174   May 2016   [Refereed]
Tamura M, Nemoto E
Japanese Dental Science Review   52(4) 75-83   May 2016   [Refereed]
Tamura M, Kawano M, Sato M, Nashimoto M
Molecular medicine reports   12(4) 6365-6369   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Sakisaka Y, Tsuchiya M, Nakamura T, Tamura M, Shimauchi H, Nemoto E
Experimental cell research   336(1) 85-93   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Ninomiya S, Kawano M, Abe T, Ishikawa T, Takahashi M, Tamura M, Takahashi Y, Nashimoto M
PloS one   10 e0118631   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Iizuka S, Oridate N, Nashimoto M, Fukuda S, Tamura M
PloS one   9 e114121   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Takahashi M, Elbarbary RA, Watanabe N, Goto A, Kamiya D, Watabe Y, Uchiyama T, Narita M, Takahashi M, Takahashi Y, Ishihara N, Miyazawa T, Yoshida T, Kawano M, Tamura M, Nashimoto M
Leukemia research   38 808-815   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Tamura M, Uyama M, Sugiyama Y, Sato M
Molecular medicine reports   8 1807-1811   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Kurebayashi N, Sato M, Fujisawa T, Fukushima K, Tamura M
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   439 506-510   Oct 2013   [Refereed]
Uyama M, Kawanami M, Tamura M
International journal of molecular medicine   31 1243-1247   May 2013   [Refereed]
Takahashi M, Elbarbary RA, Nakashima A, Abe M, Watanabe N, Narita M, Takahashi M, Tamura M, Yoshida T, Nashimoto M
Cancer letters   328(2) 362-368   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Uyama M, Sato MM, Kawanami M, Tamura M
Genes to cells : devoted to molecular & cellular mechanisms   17(7) 548-558   Jul 2012   [Refereed]
The effect of enamel matrix derivative on spreading, proliferation, and differentiation of osteoblasts cultured on zirconia.
Wada Y, Mizuno M, Nodasaka Y, Tamura M
The International journal of oral & maxillofacial implants   27 849-858   Jul 2012   [Refereed]
Takahashi M, Elbarbary RA, Abe M, Sato M, Yoshida T, Yamada Y, Tamura M, Nashimoto M
PloS one   7 e38496   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Nemoto E, Ebe Y, Kanaya S, Tsuchiya M, Nakamura T, Tamura M, Shimauchi H
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   422(4) 627-632   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Fujisawa R, Tamura M
Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library   17 1891-1903   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Sano T, Takahashi M, Nozaki T, Takahashi Y, Tamura M, Nashimoto M
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   416(3-4) 427-432   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Tamura M, Sato MM, Nashimoto M
The international journal of biochemistry & cell biology   43(5) 760-767   May 2011   [Refereed]
Role of the Wnt signaling pathway in bone and tooth.
Tamura M, Nemoto E, Sato MM, Nakashima A, Shimauchi H
Frontiers in bioscience (Elite edition)   2 1405-1413   Jun 2010   [Refereed]
Okubo N, Ishisaki A, Iizuka T, Tamura M, Kitagawa Y
Journal of vascular research   47(5) 369-383   2010   [Refereed]
Li M, Seki Y, Freitas PH, Nagata M, Kojima T, Sultana S, Ubaidus S, Maeda T, Shimomura J, Henderson JE, Tamura M, Oda K, Liu Z, Guo Y, Suzuki R, Yamamoto T, Takagi R, Amizuka N
Journal of electron microscopy   59(3) 227-236   2010   [Refereed]
[Hormones and osteoporosis update. Histological aspects on the action of parathyroid hormone (PTH) and PTH-related peptide (PTHrP) on bone and cartilage].
Amizuka N, Li M, Tamura M, Oda K
Clinical calcium   19 935-943   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Nemoto E, Koshikawa Y, Kanaya S, Tsuchiya M, Tamura M, Somerman MJ, Shimauchi H
Bone   44 805-812   May 2009   [Refereed]
Sato MM, Nashimoto M, Katagiri T, Yawaka Y, Tamura M
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   383(1) 125-129   May 2009   [Refereed]
Shirai K, Ishisaki A, Kaku T, Tamura M, Furuichi Y
Journal of periodontal research   44 238-247   Apr 2009   [Refereed]
Elbarbary RA, Takaku H, Tamura M, Nashimoto M
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   379(4) 924-927   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
Sato MM, Nakashima A, Nashimoto M, Yawaka Y, Tamura M
Genes to cells : devoted to molecular & cellular mechanisms   14(2) 141-153   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
Fujisawa R, Mizuno M, Tamura M
Cells, tissues, organs   189 60-64   2009   [Refereed]
Wada Y, Yamamoto H, Nanbu S, Mizuno M, Tamura M
Journal of periodontology   79 341-347   Feb 2008   [Refereed]
Ibi M, Ishisaki A, Yamamoto M, Wada S, Kozakai T, Nakashima A, Iida J, Takao S, Izumi Y, Yokoyama A, Tamura M
Archives of oral biology   52 1002-1008   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
Nakashima A, Takaku H, Shibata HS, Negishi Y, Takagi M, Tamura M, Nashimoto M
Gene therapy   14 78-85   Jan 2007   [Refereed]
Regulation of matrix metalloproteinase-13 and tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinase-1 gene expression by WNT3A and bone morphogenetic protein-2 in osteoblastic differentiation.
Nakashima A, Tamura M
Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library   11 1667-1678   May 2006   [Refereed]
Nakashima A, Katagiri T, Tamura M
The Journal of biological chemistry   280(45) 37660-37668   Nov 2005   [Refereed]
Bandow K, Ohnishi T, Tamura M, Semba I, Daikuhara Y
Journal of cellular physiology   201(2) 236-243   Nov 2004   [Refereed]
Takita H, Vehof JW, Jansen JA, Yamamoto M, Tabata Y, Tamura M, Kuboki Y
Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A   71A(1) 181-189   Oct 2004   [Refereed]
Wada K, Mizuno M, Komori T, Tamura M
Journal of cellular physiology   198(1) 40-47   Jan 2004   [Refereed]
Tsuji K, Uno K, Zhang GX, Tamura M
Journal of bone and mineral metabolism   22(2) 94-103   2004   [Refereed]
Nakamura T, Yamamoto M, Tamura M, Izumi Y
Journal of periodontal research   38 597-605   Dec 2003   [Refereed]
Tamura M, Nashimoto C, Miyake N, Daikuhara Y, Ochi K, Nashimoto M
Nucleic acids research   31(15) 4354-4360   Aug 2003   [Refereed]
Kakimoto K, Machigashira M, Ohnishi T, Kajihara T, Semba I, Setoguchi T, Tamura M, Izumi Y, Daikuhara Y
Archives of oral biology   47 655-663   Sep 2002   [Refereed]
Pleiotrophin regulates bone morphogenetic protein (BMP)-induced ectopic osteogenesis.
Sato Y, Takita H, Ohata N, Tamura M, Kuboki Y
Journal of biochemistry   131 877-886   Jun 2002   [Refereed]
Nashimoto M, Nashimoto C, Tamura M, Kaspar RL, Ochi K
Journal of molecular biology   312(5) 975-984   Oct 2001   [Refereed]
[Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF)].
Tamura M, Daikuhara Y
Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme   45 1152-1157   Apr 2000   [Refereed]
Nashimoto M, Tamura M, Kaspar RL
Biochemistry   38(37) 12089-12096   Sep 1999   [Refereed]
Nashimoto M, Wesemann DR, Geary S, Tamura M, Kaspar RL
Nucleic acids research   27(13) 2770-2776   Jul 1999   [Refereed]
Nashimoto M, Tamura M, Kaspar RL
Journal of molecular biology   287(4) 727-740   Apr 1999   [Refereed]
Tamura M, Noda M
Journal of cellular biochemistry   72(2) 167-176   Feb 1999   [Refereed]
Dual regulatory effects of interferon-alpha, -beta, and -gamma on interleukin-8 gene expression by human gingival fibroblasts in culture upon stimulation with lipopolysaccharide from Prevotella intermedia, interleukin-1alpha, or tumor necrosis factor-alph
Sakuta T, Tokuda M, Tamura M, Jimi E, Ikebe T, Koba T, Nagaoka S, Takada H
Journal of dental research   77 1597-1605   Aug 1998   [Refereed]
Nashimoto M, Geary S, Tamura M, Kaspar R
Nucleic acids research   26(11) 2565-2571   Jun 1998   [Refereed]
Liu Y, Nifuji A, Tamura M, Wozney JM, Olson EN, Noda M
Journal of cellular biochemistry   67(1) 66-74   Oct 1997   [Refereed]
Mataga N, Tamura M, Yanai N, Shinomura T, Kimata K, Obinata M, Noda M
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research   11 1646-1654   Nov 1996   [Refereed]
Interleukin-1 alpha stimulates interstitial collagenase gene expression in human dental pulp fibroblast.
Tamura M, Nagaoka S, Kawagoe M
Journal of endodontics   22 240-243   May 1996   [Refereed]
Nagaoka S, Tokuda M, Sakuta T, Taketoshi Y, Tamura M, Takada H, Kawagoe M
Journal of endodontics   22 9-12   Jan 1996   [Refereed]
Establishment and characterization of bone marrow stromal cell lines that support osteoclastogenesis.
Matsumoto HN, Tamura M, Denhardt DT, Obinata M, Noda M
Endocrinology   136 4084-4091   Sep 1995   [Refereed]
Tamura M, Ichikawa F, Guillerman RP, Deuel TF, Nodal M
Endocrine   3 21-24   Jan 1995   [Refereed]
Tamura M, Shimokawa H, Sasaki S
DNA sequence : the journal of DNA sequencing and mapping   5(1) 63-66   1994   [Refereed]
Cytokine induction by extracellular products of oral viridans group streptococci.
Takada H, Kawabata Y, Tamura M, Matsushita K, Igarashi H, Ohkuni H, Todome Y, Uchiyama T, Kotani S
Infection and immunity   61 5252-5260   Dec 1993   [Refereed]
Enhancement of human hepatocyte growth factor production by interleukin-1 alpha and -1 beta and tumor necrosis factor-alpha by fibroblasts in culture.
Tamura M, Arakaki N, Tsubouchi H, Takada H, Daikuhara Y
The Journal of biological chemistry   268 8140-8145   Apr 1993   [Refereed]
Lipopolysaccharides of Bacteroides intermedius (Prevotella intermedia) and Bacteroides (Porphyromonas) gingivalis induce interleukin-8 gene expression in human gingival fibroblast cultures.
Tamura M, Tokuda M, Nagaoka S, Takada H
Infection and immunity   60 4932-4937   Nov 1992   [Refereed]
Tamura M
Kokubyo Gakkai zasshi. The Journal of the Stomatological Society, Japan   58(1) 284-299   Mar 1991   [Refereed]

Research Areas

 
 

Misc

 
山本 英一, 南部 聡, 松﨑 紘一, 上林 毅, 和田 義行, 藤沢 隆一, 田村 正人
北海道歯学雑誌   35(2) 164-172   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
上顎洞底挙上術にはオステオトームテクニックとラテラルウインドウテクニックがある.前者は短時間に低侵襲で施行できる長所を有するものの,盲目的に行う手技であるため熟練を要し,さらに十分な初期固定を得ることが困難で適応症例が限られる.一方で,後者は広範に支持骨を増生することが可能で幅広く適応できるものの,上顎洞側壁を開窓する際,非常に薄い上顎洞粘膜を損傷せず必要かつ十分な範囲で剥離するのは困難で手術侵襲も高い.特に,伸展性が乏しい上顎洞粘膜の剥離や,上顎洞底部に複雑な骨隔壁が存在している場合,剥...
SATO M., TAMURA M.
北海道歯学雑誌   31(2) 124-126-126   Dec 2010
Sato MM, Nakashima A, Nashimoto M, Yawaka Y. and Tamura M.
Genes Cells   14(2) 141-153   2009
Sato MM, Nashimoto M, Katagiri T, Yawaka Y, Tamura M
Biochem Biophys Res Commun   383(1) 125-129   2009
Elbarbary RA, Takaku H, Tamura M, Nashimoto M.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun.   379(4) 924-927   2009
Fujisawa R, Mizuno M, Tamura M.
Cells Tissues Organs   189(1-4) 60-64   2009
NAMBU Satoshi, FUJISAWA Ryuichi, TAMURA Masato
北海道歯学雑誌   28(1) 2-9   Jun 2007   [Refereed]
Nakashima, A., Takaku, H., Shibata, HS., Negishi, Y., Takagi, M., Tamura, M. and Nashimoto, M.
Gene Therapy   14(1) 75-85   2007
Ibi, M., Ishisaki, A., Yamamoto, M., Wada, S., Kozakai, T., Nakashima, A., Iida, J., Takao, S., Izumi, Y., Yokoyama, A., Tamura, M.
Arch. Oral Biol.   52(10) 1002-1008   2007
Nakashima, A., Nashimoto, M., Tamura, M.
J. Oral. Biosci.   49(1) 54-64   2007
YAMAMOTO Hidekazu, FUJISAWA Ryuichi, WADA Yoshiyuki, TAMURA Masato
北海道歯学雑誌   27(2) 78-85   Dec 2006   [Refereed]
NAKASHIMA Aiko, TAMURA Masato
北海道歯学雑誌   27(1) 2-12   Jun 2006
URAMOTO Youichi, TAKITA Hiroko, KUBOKI Yoshinori, TAMURA Masato
北海道歯学雑誌   27(1) 13-23   Jun 2006
Regulation of matrix metalloproteinase-13 and tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinase-1 gene expression by Wnt3a and bone morphogenetic protein-2 in osteoblastic differentiation.
Nakashima, A. and Tamura, M.
Front Biosci.   11 1667-1678   2006
SUZUKI Toshio, TAKITA Hiroko, TAMURA Masato, YOKOYAMA Atsuro
北海道歯学雑誌   26(2) 134-145   Dec 2005
YURIKUSA Takashi, ISHISAKI Akira, TAMURA Masato, KITAGAWA Yoshimasa
北海道歯学雑誌   26(2) 172-181   Dec 2005
WADA Satoshi, YAMAMOTO Matsuo, ISHISAKI Akira, TAMURA Masato, IIDA Junichiro
北海道歯学雑誌   26(2) 246-254   Dec 2005
SUZUKI Toyonori, TAMURA Masato, TOTSUKA Yasunori
北海道歯学雑誌   25:179-190.(2) 179-190   Dec 2004
TAMURA Masato, ZHANG Gui Xia, NAKASHIMA Aiko
Connective tissue   36(3) 139-147   Sep 2004
Vascularization represents a key mechanism involved in bone growth, cartilage production and bone formation, and is crucial during fracture repair in adults. Changes in this process might induce pathologic conditions such as osteoarthritis or ecto...
NAKASHIMA Aiko, TAMURA Masato
北海道歯学雑誌   25(2) 134-137   Jun 2004
Extracellular Inorganic Phosphate Regulates Glvr-2 Phosphate Transporter/Retrovirus Receptor mRNA Expression In Rat Bone Marrow Stromal Cells.(jointly worked)
J. Cell Physiol.   198(40-47)    2004
J. Periodontal. Res.(jointly worked)   38(597-605)    2003
Miyamoto Tetsuro, Mizuno Morimichi, Tamura Masato, Kawanami Masamitsu
Japanese journal of oral biology   44(6) 530-540   Dec 2002
Miyamoto Tetsuro, Mizuno Morimichi, Tamura Masato, Kawanami Masamitsu
Journal of Oral Biosciences   44(6) 530-540   2002
Bone marrow stromal cells contain multipotent stem cells that differentiate into several types of cells under certain conditions in culture. Previously, we reported that a type I collagen matrix induced the osteoblastic differentiation of rat bone...
Pleiotrophin regulates bone morphogenetic protein (BMP)-induced ectopic osteogenesis.(jointly worked)
J. Biochem.   131(877-886)    2002
Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) levels in gingival crevicular fluid and distribution of HGF-activator in gingival tissue from adult periodontics.(jointly worked)
Arch. Oral Biol.   47(655-663)    2002
Tamura Masato
Annals of Kagoshima University Dental School   21 15-25   Mar 2001
Elucidation of molecular mechanisms controlling differentiation and function of osteoblasts is one of the major subjects in bone biology. Differentiation of cells is controlled at the level of transcription by various classes of transcription fact...
Structure and function of hepatocyte growth factor/scatter factor (HGF/SF) (jointly worked)
Current Topics in Biochemical Research   2 149-159   2000
Dual regulatory effects of interferon-α, -β, and-γ on interleukin-8 gene expression by human gingival fibroblasts in culture upon stimulation with lipopolysaccharide from prevotella intermedia, interleukin-1α, or tumor necrosis factor-α. (jointly worked)
J. Dent. Res.   77 1597-1605   1998
NAGAOKA Shigetaka, KAWAGOE Masataka, TAMURA Masato, TOKUDA Masayuki
日本臨床歯内療法学会雑誌 = The journal of Japan Endodontic Association   17(2) 162-166   Dec 1996
Interleukin-8 gene expression by human dental pulp fibroblast in cultures stimulated with Prevotella intermedia lipopolysaccharide. (jointly worked)
J. Endodontics   22 9-12   1996
Interleukin-1α stimulates interstitial collagenase gene expression in human dental pulp fibroblasts in culture. (jointly worked)
J. Endodontics   22 240-243   1996
β-Adrnergic receptor kinase 1 mRNA expression in human dental pulp. (jointly worked)
J. Jpn Endodontics Assoc.   17 162-166   1996
Relationship between transferin receptor expression and proliferating activity of the tumor cells. (jointly worked)
Asian J. Oral Maxilofacial surgery   8 73-78   1996
Establishment of novel chondrocyte like-cell lines derived from transgenic mice harboring temperature-sensitive simian virus 40 large T antigen gene. (jointly worked)
J. Bone Miner. Res.   11 1646-1654   1996
IL-8 mRNA expression in human pulpal fibroblasts. (jointly worked)
Proceedings of the Internatinal Conference on Dentin/Pulp Complex 1995 and the International Meeting on Clinical Topics of Dentin/Pulp Complex. Quintessence Publishing Co. , Ltd.   308-309   1996
1α, 25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 down-regulates pleiotrophin messenger RNA expression in osteoblast-like cells. (jointly worked)
Endocrine   3 21-24   1995
Establishment and characterization of bone marrow stromal cell lines that support osteoclastogenesis. (jointly worked)
Endocrinology   136 4084-4091   1995
Identification of a DNA sequence involved in osteoblast-specific gene expression via interaction with helix-loop-helix(HLH)-type transcriptional factors.
The Thirs International forum on Calcified Tissue and Bone Metabolism(International Bone Forum 1994). Published by Chugai Pharmaceutical Co. , Ltd.   32-35   1995
Maruoka Yutaka, Oida Shinichiro, Iimura Tadahiro, Nifuji Akira, Tamura Masato, Takeda Kohsuke, Sasaki Satoshi, Enomoto Shoji
Journal of Oral Biosciences   35(1) 64-74   1993
In this study, we attempt to amplify the complementary DNAs (cDNAs) for human bone morphogenetic proteins (hBMPs), which have a strong activity of bone induction, from a cDNA library derived from a human osteosarcoma cell line MG63, using the poly...
NIFUJI Akira, OIDA Shinichiro, TAMURA Masato, YAMAGUCHI Satoshi, TAKEDA Kohsuke, IWAKI Hiroshi, SHIMOKAWA Hitoyata, SASAKI Satoshi, AMAGASA Teruo
Journal of Oral Surgery Society of Japan   39(2) 103-109   1993
A cDNA clone of murine bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) was obtained by polymerase chain reaction, using oligonucleotides as primers derived from human BMP2 and BMP4. Messenger RNAs were isolated from neonatal murine tissue and used for the synthe...
Enhancement of human hepatocyte growth factor production by interleukin-1α and-1β, and tumor necrosis factor-α by fibroblast in culture(jointly worked)
J. Biol. Chem.   268(8140-8145)    1993
Cytokine induction by extracellular products of oral viridans group streptococci. (jointly worked)
Infect. Immun   61 5252-5260   1993
Lipopolysaccharides of Bacteroides intermedius(Prevotella intermedia)and Bacteroides(Porphyromonas)gigivalis induce interleukin-8 gene expression in human gingival fibroblast cultures. (jointly worked)
Infect. Immun.   60 4932-4937   1992

Research Interests

 
 

Books etc

 
Human Amelogenin Gene. (jointly worked)
Tooth Enamel V Florence Publishers,   1989   
Possible etiological role in Kawasaki disease of viridans group streptococci producting erythrogenitic toxin : Report on the project study of the research committee on Kawasaki disease, Japan Heart Foundation. (jointly worked)
Proceeding of the Fourth International Symposium on Kawasaki Disease, American Heart Association. Futura Publising Co. , Inc.   1993   

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 - 2013    Investigator(s): Masato TAMURA
Canonical Wnt signaling molecule such as Wnt3a down-regulated CXCL12 expression in murine ST-2 cells. The culture supernatant from Wnt3a-ST2 cells also reduced migratory activity of bone marrow-derived cells and hematopoietic cell in a migration a...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(挑戦的萌芽研究)
Project Year: 2011 - 2011    Investigator(s): Masato TAMURA
Recent observations suggest that bone metabolism is regulated by the ubiquitin-proteasome pathway, and certain proteasome inhibitor has been reported to induce differentiation of osteoblasts in vitro and in vivo. In this study, we show that bortez...
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): Masato TAMURA
In this study, we demonstrated that two cellular signaling pathways of Wnt and bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) control both differentiation and function of osteoblasts and osteoclasts during processes of bone formation and resorption. These Wnt a...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2006 - 2007    Investigator(s): Akira ISHISAKI
A blood supply is indispensable for the regeneration of damaged or lost periodontal ligament (PDL) tissue. Mesenchymal stem cell-like activity of cells derived from the PDL has been identified by their capacity to form fibrous and osseous tissue, ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2005 - 2006    Investigator(s): Kanichi SETO
A method that transfers Wnt3a genes from a non-viral vector thorough a local injection using sonoporation was proposed at sites of distracted bone.Distraction osteogenesis was performed on a group treated with sonoporation (FGF), only with LIPUS a...