OKURA Takafumi

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Name
OKURA Takafumi
Affiliation
Ehime University
Section
Graduate School of Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine Program for Medical Sciences
Job title
Associate Professor

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Nov 1993
 - 
Dec 1995
Instructor, Division of Molecular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, and Cardiovascular Research Center, The University of Texas-Houston Health Science Center
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1986
Faculty of Medicine, Ehime University
 

Published Papers

 
Inoue K, Asanuma T, Masuda K, Sakurai D, Okura T, Higaki J, Nakatani S
Ultrasound in medicine & biology   45(3) 749-757   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Kario K, Yamamoto E, Tomita H, Okura T, Saito S, Ueno T, Yasuhara D, Shimada K, SYMPLICITY HTN-Japan Investigators.
Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society   83(3) 622-629   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Kukida M, Mogi M, Kan-No H, Tsukuda K, Bai HY, Shan BS, Yamauchi T, Higaki A, Min LJ, Iwanami J, Okura T, Higaki J, Horiuchi M
Kidney international      Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Tanino A, Okura T, Nagao T, Kukida M, Pei Z, Enomoto D, Miyoshi KI, Okamura H, Higaki J
Clinical science (London, England : 1979)   130(19) 1727-1739   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Fujimoto K, Inoue K, Saito M, Higashi H, Kono T, Uetani T, Aono J, Nagai T, Nishimura K, Suzuki J, Okura T, Ikeda S, Nakatani S, Higaki J
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.)   35(8) 1138-1148   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Kukida M, Mogi M, Ohshima K, Nakaoka H, Iwanami J, Kanno H, Tsukuda K, Chisaka T, Min LJ, Wang XL, Bai HY, Shan BS, Higaki A, Yamauchi T, Okura T, Higaki J, Horiuchi M
American journal of hypertension   29(6) 727-736   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Kawakami H, Ogimoto A, Tokunaga N, Nishimura K, Kawakami H, Higashi H, Iio C, Kono T, Aono J, Uetani T, Nagai T, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Ikeda S, Okura T, Ohyagi Y, Tabara Y, Higaki J
International heart journal   59(3) 531-541   May 2018   [Refereed]
Sakaue T, Suzuki J, Hamaguchi M, Suehiro C, Tanino A, Nagao T, Uetani T, Aono J, Nakaoka H, Kurata M, Sakaue T, Okura T, Yasugi T, Izutani H, Higaki J, Ikeda S
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979)   70(4) 780-789   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Pei Z, Okura T, Nagao T, Enomoto D, Kukida M, Tanino A, Miyoshi K, Kurata M, Higaki J
Scientific reports   6 28882   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Aisu H, Saito M, Inaba S, Morofuji T, Takahashi K, Sumimoto T, Okura T, Higaki J
Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension   40(2) 173-180   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Fujii A, Inoue K, Nagai T, Nishimura K, Uetani T, Suzuki J, Funada JI, Okura T, Higaki J, Ogimoto A
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.)   33(9) 1317-1325   May 2016   [Refereed]
Higashi H, Nishimura K, Iio C, Watanabe Y, Kono T, Uetani T, Aono J, Nagai T, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Okura T, Higaki J, Ikeda S
International journal of cardiology   223 410-411   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Okura T, Enomoto D, Miyoshi KI, Nagao T, Kukida M, Akiko T, Pei Z, Higaki J, Uemura H
Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association   22(12) 1019-1023   May 2016   [Refereed]
Akiko T, Okura T, Nagao T, Kukida M, Enomoto D, Miyoshi KI, Higaki J, Kuroda M, Bujo H
CEN case reports   5(2) 192-196   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Kono T, Ogimoto A, Iio C, Fujimoto K, Fujii A, Uetani T, Nagai T, Nishimura K, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Hiasa G, Okayama H, Okura T, Miyagawa M, Mochizuki T, Izutani H, Higaki J
International journal of cardiology   203 972-974   Jan 2016   [Refereed]
Seike F, Uetani T, Nishimura K, Iio C, Kawakami H, Fujimoto K, Higashi H, Kono T, Aono J, Nagai T, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Ogimoto A, Okura T, Yasuda K, Higaki J, Ikeda S
The American journal of cardiology   118(8) 1158-1163   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Iio C, Inoue K, Nishimura K, Fujii A, Nagai T, Suzuki J, Okura T, Higaki J, Ogimoto A
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.)   32(12) 1821-1830   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Kawakami H, Nagai T, Fujii A, Uetani T, Nishimura K, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Oka Y, Okura T, Higaki J, Ogimoto A, Ikeda S
Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing   47(2) 237-244   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Fujii A, Inoue K, Nagai T, Uetani T, Nishimura K, Suzuki J, Funada J, Okura T, Higaki J, Ogimoto A
Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society   80(10) 2117-2123   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Inoue K, Iio C, Kawakami H, Nagai T, Okura T, Higaki J, Ikeda S
Journal of echocardiography   16(1) 47-48   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Kawakami H, Nagai T, Fujii A, Uetani T, Nishimura K, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Satomi K, Okura T, Higaki J, Ogimoto A
Journal of arrhythmia   31(6) 406-409   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Seike F, Uetani T, Nishimura K, Kawakami H, Higashi H, Fujii A, Aono J, Nagai T, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Inaba S, Okura T, Yasuda K, Higaki J, Ikeda S
Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society   82(3) 815-823   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Jotoku M, Okura T, Miyoshi K, Irita J, Nagao T, Kukida M, Tanino A, Kudo K, Enomoto D, Pei Z, Higaki J
Clinical and experimental hypertension (New York, N.Y. : 1993)   37(5) 358-363   2015   [Refereed]
Pulmonary Hypertension as a Possible Cause of Paradoxical Low-Flow, Low-Gradient Aortic Stenosis.
Watanabe Y, Higashi H, Inoue K, Aono J, Okura T, Higaki J, Ikeda S
The Journal of heart valve disease   26(5) 597-599   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Seike F, Uetani T, Nishimura K, Kawakami H, Higashi H, Aono J, Nagai T, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Kawakami H, Okura T, Yasuda K, Higaki J, Ikeda S
The American journal of cardiology   120(10) 1772-1779   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Kario K, Ogawa H, Okumura K, Okura T, Saito S, Ueno T, Haskin R, Negoita M, Shimada K, SYMPLICITY HTN-Japan Investigators
Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society   79(6) 1222-1229   2015   [Refereed]
Okura T
Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society   81(12) 1770-1771   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Miyoshi S, Kato T, Katayama H, Ito R, Mizuno Y, Okura T, Higaki J
OncoTargets and therapy   8 783-787   2015   [Refereed]
Onishi S, Adnan E, Ishizaki J, Miyazaki T, Tanaka Y, Matsumoto T, Suemori K, Shudou M, Okura T, Takeda H, Sawasaki T, Yasukawa M, Hasegawa H
PloS one   10(6) e0126564   2015   [Refereed]
Higashi H, Ogimoto A, Inoue K, Tokunaga N, Iio C, Aono J, Yoshida S, Izutani H, Tabara Y, Okura T, Higaki J, Ikeda S
Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society   81(6) 895-897   May 2017   [Refereed]
Iio C, Ogimoto A, Nagai T, Suzuki J, Inoue K, Nishimura K, Uetani T, Okayama H, Okura T, Shigematsu Y, Tabara Y, Kohara K, Miki T, Hamada M, Higaki J
International heart journal   56(4) 421-427   2015   [Refereed]
Seike F, Ikeda S, Kawakami H, Miyoshi T, Oshita A, Inaba S, Okura T, Higaki J, Matsuoka H
Circulation. Cardiovascular interventions   10(3)    Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Kono T, Ogimoto A, Nishimura K, Yorozuya T, Okura T, Higaki J
International medical case reports journal   8 173-175   2015   [Refereed]
Yamamoto S, Miyoshi S, Katayama H, Okazaki M, Shigematsu H, Sano Y, Matsubara M, Hamaguchi N, Okura T, Higaki J
International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease   12 2859-2868   2017   [Refereed]
Kawakami H, Nagai T, Saito M, Inaba S, Seike F, Nishimura K, Inoue K, Okura T, Sumimoto T, Uemura S, Higaki J, Ikeda S
Heart Asia   9(2) e010954   2017   [Refereed]
Kono T, Ogimoto A, Saito M, Fujimoto K, Fujii A, Uetani T, Nagai T, Nishimura K, Inoue K, Suzuki J, Okura T, Kido T, Miyagawa M, Mochizuki T, Higaki J
International journal of cardiology   176(3) e89-91   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
The perivascular adipose tissue angiotensin II type 1 receptor promotes vascular inflammation and aneurysm formation.
70 780-789   2017   [Refereed]
[Metabolic syndrome].
Okura T, Higaki J
Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine   72(8) 1424-1428   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Okura T, Miyoshi K, Irita J, Enomoto D, Nagao T, Kukida M, Tanino A, Kudo K, Pei Z, Higaki J
Scientific reports   4 5663   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Okura T, Miyoshi K, Irita J, Enomoto D, Nagao T, Kukida M, Tanino A, Kudo K, Higaki J
Internal medicine (Tokyo, Japan)   53(13) 1435-1440   2014   [Refereed]
Miyoshi S, Ito R, Katayama H, Dote K, Aibiki M, Hamada H, Okura T, Higaki J
Drug design, development and therapy   8 1211-1219   2014   [Refereed]
Kono T, Ogimoto A, Aono J, Okura T, Shigematsu Y, Higaki J
Nihon Ronen Igakkai zasshi. Japanese journal of geriatrics   51(4) 350-355   2014   [Refereed]
Miyoshi S, Ito R, Katayama H, Kadowaki T, Yano S, Watanabe A, Abe M, Hamada H, Okura T, Higaki J
International journal of clinical oncology   19(6) 1005-1010   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Kurata M, Nose M, Shimazu Y, Aoba T, Kohada Y, Yorioka S, Suehiro S, Fukuoka E, Matsumoto S, Watanabe H, Kumon Y, Okura T, Higaki J, Masumoto J
Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association   23(6) 1440-1446   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Kato A, Okura T, Hamada C, Miyoshi S, Katayama H, Higaki J, Ito R
PloS one   9(6) e100106   2014   [Refereed]
Miyoshi K, Okura T, Nagao T, Masanori J, Irita J, Higaki J
Clinical therapeutics   35(9) 1418-1422   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
[Onset of atrial fibrillation and hypertensive treatment].
Okura T, Higaki J
Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine   71(1) 167-173   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
[Case report: a case with Alport syndrome lacking hypoacusis diagnosed at 41 years of age].
Kudo K, Miyoshi K, Nagao T, Jotoku M, Enomoto D, Irita J, Okura T, Higaki J
Nihon Naika Gakkai zasshi. The Journal of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine   102(1) 140-142   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Okura T, Miyoshi K, Irita J, Enomoto D, Jotoku M, Nagao T, Watanabe K, Matsuoka H, Ashihara T, Higaki J, Ehime Study,Effect of Anti-hypertensive therapy on Regression of Cardiac Hypertrophy (E-SEARCH) trial investigators
Clinical and experimental hypertension (New York, N.Y. : 1993)   35(8) 563-569   2013   [Refereed]
Miyoshi S, Hamada H, Ito R, Katayama H, Irifune K, Suwaki T, Nakanishi N, Kanematsu T, Dote K, Aibiki M, Okura T, Higaki J
Drug design, development and therapy   7 305-316   2013   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communication   179(1) 25-31   1991
Renin gene restriction fragment length polymorphisms in a Japanese family with a high incidevee of essential hypertension
Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and physiology   19(suppl.20) 17-19   1993
Restriction fragment length polymorphisms of the human renin gene : association study with a family history of essential hypertension
Journal of Human Hypertension   7 451-461   1993
Protection against Fas/APO-1- and tumor necrosis factor-mediated cell death by a novel protein, Sentrin.
J Immunol.   157 4277-4281   1996

Research Grants & Projects

 
Molecular biology
Project Year: 1991