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Vol. 52, 2005

Journal of Medical and Dental Sciences
ONLINE ISSN 2185-9132
PRINT ISSN 1342-8810

No. 1, March 2005

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Granulysin induces cell death with nuclear accumulation.....1
Yasushi Takamori, Kazuyuki Ogawa, Kinya Nagata, ShoichiTakano and Masataka Nakamura

Effect of various grit burs on marginal integrity of resin composite restorations.....9
Kozo Nishimura, Masaomi Ikeda, Takako Yoshikawa, Masayuki Otsuki and Junji Tagami

Coverage by Japanese newspapers of oral health messages on the prevention of dental caries.....17
Satoshi Abe, Sayaka Furukawa, Kayoko Shinada and Yoko Kawaguchi

Correlation of in vivo bone formation capability and in vitro differentiation of human bone marrow stromal cells.....27
Jiani Chen, Shinichi Sotome, Juyong Wang, Hisaya Orii, Toshimasa Uemura and Kenichi Shinomiya

Masticatory function after unilateral distal extension removable partial denture treatment: intra-individual comparison with opposite dentulous side.....35
Wacharasak Tumrasvin, Kenji Fueki, Masako Yanagawa, Akinori Asakawa, Mieko Yoshimura and Takashi Ohyama

Reverse ‘See-Saw’ Relationship between Graves’ Disease and Myasthenia Gravis; Clinical and Immunological Studies.....43
Yoshihiro Sekiguchi, Yoshihito Hara, Mafuyu Takahashi and Yukio Hirata

Beta-Tricalcium Phosphate (beta-TCP) Graft Combined with Bone Marrow Stromal Cells (MSCs) for Posterolateral Spine Fusion.....51
Hisaya Orii, Shinichi Sotome, Jiani Chen, Juyong Wang and Kenichi Shinomiya

An evaluation of self-reported oral health and health-related quality of life.....65
Akiko Shimada, Yoshiyuki Sasaki and Shiro Mataki

Relationship between oral sensory thresholds and depressive moods.....73
Yuko Watanabe, Takayuki Ishikawa, Koji Kino, Shoko Yamaguchi, Akiko Kobayashi, Masato Sawada, Hiroyuki Wake, Hideo Miyachi, Hitoshi Miyaoka and Teruo Amagasa

Subcutaneous Injections of a TNF-α Antagonistic Peptide Inhibit Both Inflammation and Bone Resorption in Collagen-Induced Murine Arthritis.....91
Takefumi Kojima, Kazuhiro Aoki, Kiichi Nonaka, Hiroaki Saito, Miyuki Azuma, Hideyuki Iwai, Bobby J Varghese, Hidemi Yoshimasu, Roland Baron, Keiichi Ohya and Teruo Amagasa

No. 2, June 2005

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Hand circulation after radial artery harvest for coronary artery bypass grafting.....101
Susumu Manabe, Noriyuki Tabuchi, Hiroyuki Tanaka, Hirokuni Arai and Makoto Sunamori

Original Article

Clinical evaluation of the temporomandibular joint following orthognathic surgery —Multiple logistic regression analysis—.....109
Shigeru Aoyama, Koji Kino, Jyunji Kobayashi, Hidemi Yoshimasu and Teruo Amagasa

Evaluation of 2-methacryloyloxyethyl phosphorylcholine (MPC) polymer-coated dressing on surgical wounds.....115
Osamu Katakura, Nobuyuki Morimoto, Yasuhiko Iwasaki, Kazunari Akiyoshi and Shohei Kasugai

Patients’ preference for acrylic resin major connector analogues formulated for titanium alloy removable partial dentures.....123
Ranjith Wasantha Pallegama, Kumiko Aridome, Kazuyoshi Baba and Takashi Ohyama

Rapid Downregulation of β-actin-based CAG Promoter and Filamentous Actin in Injured Podocytes.....129
Takako Asano, Taiji Matsusaka, Shuki Mizutani and Iekuni Ichikawa

IL-2-regulated persistent human herpesvirus-6B infection facilitates growth of adult T cell leukemia cells.....135
Tomoko Ojima, Kenji Abe, Junko H. Ohyashiki, Masaki Shirakata and Kohtaro Yamamoto

No. 3, September 2005

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Effects of retinoic acid on the differentiation of chondrogenic progenitor cells, ATDC5.....153
Akiko Kirimoto, Yuzo Takagi, Keiichi Ohya and Hitoyata Shimokawa

Clonality analysis for normal and cancerous colon tissues with human androgen receptor gene polymerase chain reaction.....163
Kisu Kim, Jiro Kumagai, Yoshinobu Eishi, Ikuo Ishige, Yuki Ishige and Morio Koike

No. 4, December 2005

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X-ray examination of the stomach bubble after frequent experimental swallowing of saliva: the mechanism of aerophagia.....171
Junya Ogami, Shigeru Ono, Naoko Naka, Kei Watanuki and Satoshi Ishida

Current state and need for improvement of system for antibody testing and counseling for HIV infection at public health centers in Japan.....177
Chika Miyazaki, Kazuo Kawahara, Yoshiki Sakurai, Katsumi Nakase, Shigeki Shiomi and Mitsunobu Imai

Changes in Salivary Components by Drug Administration in Patients with Heart Diseases.....183
Saiko Hirasaki, Tsuneyoshi Yamazaki and Kiyoko Shiba

Elevated cyclooxygenase-2 expression is associated with histological grade in invasive ductal breast carcinoma.....189
Emiko Takeshita, Takayuki Osanai, Tetsuro Higuchi, Labile Togba Soumaoro and Kenichi Sugihara

The effect of occlusal contacts on adjacent tooth.....195
Ayumi Ikeda, Hiroyuki Miura, Daizo Okada, Ayako Tokuda and Tatsuya Shinogaya

Identification of Genes Preferentially Expressed in Articular Cartilage by Suppression Subtractive Hybridization.....203
Masayuki Yoshimi, Osamu Miyaishi, Sayaka Nakamura, Shin-ichi Shirasawa, Hideaki Kamochi, Seiji Miyatani, Yoji Ikawa and Tamayuki Shinomura

Critical contribution of sanitation infrastructure and primary medical care to child health status in Japan from 1955 to 2000.....213
Seiko Ishitani, Keiko Nakamura, Yoshiharu Fukuda, Masashi Kizuki, Kaoruko Seino and Tomoko Inose

Antifungal Effects of a Tissue Conditioner Coating Agent with TiO2 Photocatalyst.....223
Norihisa Akiba, Iwao Hayakawa, En-Sheng Keh and Akihiko Watanabe