Toshiro Kitagawa

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Name
Toshiro Kitagawa
Nickname
toshirok
E-mail
toshirokhiroshima-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Hiroshima University
Degree
Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science(Hiroshima University)
Research funding number
70633709

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2009
   
 
Postdoctoral fellow, Stanford University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2009
Noninvasive assessment of coronary stents in patients by 16-slice computed tomography, Top 10 Cited Paper Award 2006-2008 of International Journal of Cardiology
 
2010
Angiogenesis imaging in abdominal aortic aneurysms using a new positron emission tomography agent, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute 2010 Younger Fellowship
 
Mar 2014
1st Cardiovascular Imaging Award
 
2010
Molecular imaging and targeted hyperthermia therapy for atherosclerosis using iron oxide and gold nanoparticles, Stanford Dean’s Fellowship 
 

Published Papers

 
Identifying Small Coronary Calcification in Non-Contrast 0.5-mm Slice Reconstruction to Diagnose Coronary Artery Disease in Patients with a Conventional Zero Coronary Artery Calcium Score
Urabe Y, Yamamoto H, Kitagawa T, Utsunomiya H, Tsushima H, Tatsugami F, Awai K, Kihara Y
J Atheroscler Thromb      Jul 2016
RGD targeting of human ferritin iron oxide nanoparticles enhances in vivo MRI of vascular inflammation and angiogenesis in experimental carotid disease and abdominal aortic aneurysm
Kitagawa T, Kosuge H, Uchida M, Iida Y, Dalman RL, Douglas T, McConnell MV
J Magn Reson Imaging      Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Tsushima, Hiroshi; Yamamoto, Hideya; Kitagawa, Toshiro; Urabe, Yoji; Tatsugami, Fuminari; Awai, Kazuo; Kihara, Yasuki
CIRCULATION JOURNAL   79(5) 1084-1091   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Background: We sought to examine whether epicardial and abdominal visceral adipose tissue distribution is associated with coronary atherosclerosis in patients with a coronary artery calcium (CAC) score of zero, assessed by coronary computed tomogr...
Data set for volumetric and pathological findings of epicardial adipose tissue
Kitagawa T, Yamamoto H, Sentani K, Takahashi S, Tsushima H, Senoo A, Yasui W, Sueda T, Kihara Y
Data Brief   5 337-341   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Kitagawa, Toshiro; Yamamoto, Hideya; Sentani, Kazuhiro; Takahashi, Shinya; Tsushima, Hiroshi; Senoo, Atsuhiro; Yasui, Wataru; Sueda, Taijiro; Kihara, Yasuki
ATHEROSCLEROSIS   243(1) 293-299   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Objective: Previous studies indicate that epicardial adipose tissue (EAT) biologically contributes to the progression of coronary atherosclerosis. We evaluated the relationship between EAT pathology, represented by inflammation and neoangiogenesis...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
18F-Sodium Fluoride Positron Emission Tomography for Molecular Imaging of Coronary Atherosclerosis Based on Computed Tomography Analysis
Kitagawa T
American Heart Association 2016   14 Nov 2016   
18F-Sodium Fluoride Positron Emission Tomography for Molecular Imaging of Coronary Atherosclerosis Detected by Computed Tomography
Kitagawa T
The 80th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Circulation Society   19 Mar 2016   
Significance of Inflammation and Neoangiogenesis of Epicardial Adipose Tissue on Coronary Atherosclerosis Based on Computed Tomography Analysis
Kitagawa T
The 88th Scientific Sessions of the American Heart Association 2015   8 Nov 2015   
Relation of Inflammation and Neoangiogenesis in Epicardial Adipose Tissue to Coronary Atherosclerosis Based on Computed Tomography Analysis
Kitagawa T
The 79th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Circulation Society   25 Apr 2015   
Lower High-Molecular-Weight Adiponectin Level is Associated With Coronary Vulnerable Plaques as Detected by Multidetecter Computed Tomography
Kunita E
第72回日本循環器学会総会・学術集会   Mar 2008   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Project Year: 2014 - 2016
JSPS: KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C))
Project Year: 2017 - 2019