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Vol. 56, 2009

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

No. 1, March 2009

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Development of clinical ontology for mood disorder
with combination of psychomedical information
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Mojgan Haghighi, Michihiko Koeda, Takako Takai, and Hiroshi Tanaka

Effects of alpha-adrenergic agonists on pain modulation in diffuse noxious inhibitory control.....17
Tatsuo Sanada, Hikaru Kohase, Kenzo Makino, Masahiro Umino

Relationship between mucin expression of gastric intramucosal signet ring cell carcinoma and its background mucosa.....25
Takayuki Seki, Tateki Ito, Hiroshi Kawachi, Masaki Sekine, Nobuaki Funata, Touichiro Takizawa

Apoptosis of Marginal Zone B-Cells in Unimmunized Mice.....49
Yusuke Kishi and Takeshi Tsubata

uspA1 of Moraxella catarrhalis Clinical Isolates in Japan and its Relationship with Adherence to HEp-2 Cells.....61
Hongli Qiu,Wakako Kumita,Kenya Sato,Shinichi Nakajima, Hiroyuki Nishiyama,Ryoichi Saito, Etsuko Sawabe, Emi Ono, Toshio Chida and Noboru Okamura

No. 2, June 2009

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Recreational Music-Making Modulates
Immunological Responses and Mood States in Older Adults
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Masahiro Koyama, Masatada Wachi, Masanori Utsuyama, Barry Bittman, Katsuiku Hirokawa and Masanobu Kitagawa

Relationship between Upper and Lower Molars during Mastication.....91
Haruo Okayasu, Hiroyuki Miura, Daizo Okada and Chiharu Shin

No. 3, September 2009

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Possible role of cyclooxygenase-2 in developing chronic subdural hematoma.....101
Mutsuya Hara, Masashi Tamaki, Masaru Aoyagi and Kikuo Ohno

Three-dimensional characterization of osteoclast bone-resorbing activity in the resorption lacunae.....107
Niroshani Surangika Soysa, Neil Alles, Kazuhiro Aoki and Keiichi Ohya

Hyoid Movement and Laryngeal Penetration During Sequential Swallowing.....113
Chiaki Tsushima, Eiichi Saitoh, Mikoto Baba, Michio Yokoyama, Wataru Fujii, Sumiko Okada and Hiroshi Uematsu

No. 4, December 2009

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Effective staining method with iodine for leukoplakia and lesions surrounding squamous cell carcinomas of the tongue assessed by colorimetric analysis.....123
Keiko Maeda, Masashi Yamashiro, Yasuyuki Michi, Tetsuo Suzuki, Yoshio Ohyama, Norihiko Okada and Teruo Amagasa

The study of comminution behavior of food on buccal and lingual side during mastication.....131
Kumiko Kawashima, Hiroyuki Miura, Hitoshi Kato, Keiichi Yoshida and Yoshihiro Tanaka

Comparison of occlusal discomfort in patients with temporomandibular disorders between myofascial pain and disc displacement.....139
Toshihisa Shibuya, Koji Kino, Masashi Sugisaki, Fumiaki Sato, Tadasu Haketa, Akira Nishiyama, Michiko Takaoka, Takenobu Ota, Takayuki Ishikawa and Noriyuki Narita