Yanaka Akinori

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Yanaka Akinori
University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Medicine
Job title

Academic & Professional Experience

Jul 1980
Mar 1981
Junior Resident, Tsukuba University Hospital
Apr 1985
Jun 1987
Senior and Chief Resident, Tsukuba University Hospital
Jul 1987
Jun 1988
Medical doctor, Tsukuba Gakuen Hospital
Jul 1988
Jun 1991
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Jul 1991
Mar 1992
Medical Doctor, Toride Doctors Association hospital


School of Medicine, University of Tsukuba
Graduate School, Division of Medicine, University of Tsukuba

Committee Memberships

Apr 2003
American Association for Cancer Research  Active Member
Jan 2012
American Gastroenterlogical Association  AGA Fellow
Apr 2013
International Member
American Gastroenterological Association  International Member
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy  International Member

Published Papers

Progress of Digestive Endoscopy   94(1) 158-160   2019   [Refereed]
<p>Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) often metastasizes to the pancreas long after surgery. A 79-year-old male, who had undergone left nephrectomy for RCC 30 years ago, visited us because a growing tumor had been found in the tail of his pancreas on comp...
Suzuki, Hideo;Mutoh, Michihiro;Kamoshida, Toshiro;Kakinoki, Nobushige;Yoshida, Shigemasa;Ebihara, Tsugio;Hirose, Mitsuaki;Hyodo, Ichinosuke;Yanaka, Akinori
Functional Foods in Health and Disease   9(6) 392-411   2019   [Refereed]
Background: Sulforaphane (SFN) is a phytochemical compound which belongs to isothiocyanates family found in abundance in broccoli sprouts. SFN induces a variety of antioxidant enzymes via NF-E2-related factor 2-Kelch-like ECH-associated protein 1-...
Ochi, Masanori; Kamoshida, Toshiro; Ohkawara, Atsushi; Ohkawara, Haruka; Kakinoki, Nobushige; Hirai, Shinji; Yanaka, Akinori
World Journal of Gastroenterology   24(28) 3155-3162   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
[AIM] To investigate the relationship between the onsets of multikinase inhibitor (MKI)-associated hand-foot skin reaction (HFSR) and prognosis under intervention by pharmacists after the introduction of sorafenib.
[METHODS] We conducted a retrosp...
Journal of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition   63(1) 18-25   2018   [Refereed]
<p>The gastrointestinal tract is exposed to a variety of noxious factors, such as Helicobacter pylori, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, gastric acid, ischemia-reperfusion, and mental stresses. Theses stressors generate free radicals wi...
Yanaka, Akinori
Current pharmaceutical design   24(18) 2023-2033   May 2018   [Refereed]
The human gastrointestinal tract is exposed to a variety of toxic agents, such as Helicobacter pylori (H.pylori), nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), gastric acid, enteric pathogenic bacteria, excessive auto immune reactions, and chroni...

Books etc

谷中 昭典 (Part:Contributor, 消化性潰瘍の成因と治療に関する展望)
株式会社シナジー   1996   
H. pylori 除菌時代の消化性潰瘍の治療
谷中 昭典 (Part:Contributor, H. pylori 除菌時代の消化性潰瘍の治療)
日本メディカルセンター   2000   
鈴木 英雄;谷中 昭典 (Part:Contributor, 消化器疾患最新の治療2001-2002)
南江堂   2001   
鈴木 英雄;谷中 昭典 (Part:Contributor, 実地医家のためのヘリコバクター・ピロリ除菌戦略)
医薬ジャーナル社   2001   
谷中 昭典 (Part:Contributor, プロトンポンプ阻害薬のすべて)
先端医学社   2002   

Conference Activities & Talks

Daily Intake of Sulforaphane-Rich Broccoli Sprouts Normalizes Bowel Habits in Human Healthy Subjects, by strengthening nrf2-dependent Anti-Oxidant Systems, and by Normalizing Intestinal Microbiota.
27th International Conference and Expo Functional Foods, Bioactive Compounds and Nutraceuticals in Health and Disease.   20 Sep 2019   Functional Food Center
Unexpected high prevalence of gastric non-Helicobacter pylori-Helicobacters in Japanese patients.
Overby, Anders;Murayama, Y. Somay;Matsui, Hidenori;Takahashi, Shin'ichi;Suzuki, Hidekazu;Mabe, Katsuhiro;Yanaka, Akinori;Sasaki, Makoto;Nakamura, Masahiko
Digestive Disease Week 2017   6 May 2017   
NSAIDs起因性小腸傷害の予防に果たすnrf2 の役割
谷中, 昭典;佐藤 淳也;大森 俊
第70回日本酸化ストレス学会   28 Jun 2017   
鈴木, 英雄;松井裕史;谷中昭典;溝上裕士
日本東洋医学会関東甲信越支部 第25回茨城県部会学術集会   Nov 2018   
鈴木, 英雄;齋藤, 洋子;奈良坂, 俊明;溝上, 裕士;谷中, 昭典
第25回日本ヘリコバクター学会   21 Jun 2019   

Research Grants & Projects

Effects of Functional Foods on Chemoprotection Against Colorectal Cancer
Project Year: Apr 2007   
Drug Discoveries for Protection and Prevention of NSAID-induced Small intestinal Mucosal Injury (NSAIDs).
Project Year: Apr 2008   
Clinical Trial on the Effect of Sulforaphane-rich Broccoli Sprouts on Chemoprevention Against Colon Cancer
Cooperative Research
Project Year: Apr 2009