2015

Original articles

1 ) Kim, S., Hosoya, K., Takagi S. and Okumura, M. 2015. Treatment of Gastrin-Secreting Tumor with Sustained-Release Octreotide Acetate in a Dog. J. Am. Anim. Hosp. Assoc., 51: 407-412. (doi: 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-6270)

 

2 ) Yamazaki, H., Iwano, T., Otsuka, S., Kagawa, Y., Hoshino, Y., Hosoya, K., Okumura, M. and Takagi, S. 2015. SiRNA knockdown of the DEK nuclear protein mRNA enhances apoptosis and chemosensitivity of canine transitional cell carcinoma cells. Vet J., 204: 60-65. (doi: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2015.02.009)

 

3 ) Yamazaki, H., Takagi, S., Hosoya, K. and Okumura, M. 2015. Influence of a survivin suppressor YM155 on the chemoresistance of canine histiocytic sarcoma cells. Vet J., 205: 375-380. (doi: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2015.05.003)

 

4 ) Yamazaki H, Takagi S, Hosoya K. and Okumura M. 2015. Survivin suppressor (YM155) enhances chemotherapeutic efficacy against canine histiocytic sarcoma in murine transplantation models. Res. Vet. Sci., 99: 137-144. (doi: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2015.02.003)

 

2014

Original articles

 

1 ) Oh, N., Kim, S., Hosoya, K. and Okumura, M. 2014. Compensatory cellular reactions to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on osteogenic differentiation in canine bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 76: 629-636. (doi: 10.1292/jvms.13-0482)

 

2 ) Yamazaki, H., Takagi, S., Oh, N., Hoshino, Y., Hosoya, K. and Okumura, M. 2014. Comparative analysis of mRNA expression of surface antigens between histiocytic and nonhistiocytic sarcoma in dogs. J. Vet. Intern. Med., 28: 204-210. (doi: 10.1111/jvim.12244)

 

3 ) Hosoya, K., Couto, C. G., London, C. A., Kisseberth, W. C., Phelps, M. A. and Dalton, J. T. 2014. Comparison of high-dose intermittent and low-dose continuous oral artemisinin in dogs with naturally occurring tumors. J. Am. Anim. Hosp. Assoc., 50: 390-395. (doi: 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-6145)

 

4 ) Alvarez, F. J., Kisseberth, W., Hosoya, K., Lara-Garcia, A., Kosarek, C., Murahari, S., Au, J. L., Wientjes, M. G., Couto, J. and Couto, G. 2014. Postoperative adjuvant combination therapy with doxorubicin and noncytotoxic suramin in dogs with appendicular osteosarcoma. J. Am. Anim. Hosp. Assoc., 50: 12-18. (doi: 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-5958)

 

5 ) Kesdangsakonwut, S., Sunden, Y., Aoshima, K., Iwaki, Y., Okumura, M., Sawa, H. and Umemura, T. 2014. Survival of rabid rabbits after intrathecal immunization. Neuropathology, 34: 277-283. (doi: 10.1111/neup.12094)

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Ymazaki, H., Yamaguchi, T., Hosoya, K. and Okumura, M. 2014. Usefulness of sialography using computed tomography in a dog with tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma. J. Jpn. Vet. Med. Assoc., 67: 518-521. (In Japanese with English abstract).

 

2 ) Yamazaki, H., Takagi, S., Hosoya, K., Hoshino, Y. and Okumura, M. 2014. Significance of diagnostic approach using surface antigen mRNA expression analysis in 8 dogs with histiocytic sarcoma. J. Jpn. Vet. Med. Assoc., 67: 263-268. (In Japanese with English abstract).

 

3 ) Yamazaki, H., Takagi, S., Hosoya, K. and Okumura, M. 2014. Basic study on function of survivin and its use for therapeutic target in canine histiocytic sarcoma. J. Vet. Med.,  67: 443-444. (In Japanese).

 

4 ) Okumura, M. 2014. Biopsy of synovial membrane in small animals. SA Medicine, 16:  78-79. (In Japanese).

 

5 ) Okumura, M. 2014. Examination of synovial fluid in small animals. SA Medicine, 16: 70-78. (In Japanese)

 

2013

Original articles

 

1 ) Doi, A., Takahashi, H., Syuto, B., Katayama, M., Nagashima, H. and Okumura, M. 2013. Tailor-made plate design and manufacturing system for treating bone fractures in small animals. Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics, 17: 588-597.

 

2 ) Yamazaki, H., Takagi, S., Hoshino, Y., Hosoya, K. and Okumura, M. 2013. Inhibition of survivin influences the biological activities of canine histiocytic sarcoma cell lines. PLoS One, 8: e79810.

 

3 ) Oh, N., Sunaga, T., Yamazaki, H., Hosoya, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2013. Limited inhibitory effects of non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs on in vitro osteogenic differentiation in canine cell. Jpn. J. Vet. Res., 61: 97-107.

 

4 ) Hosoya, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2013. Iatrogenic tumor seeding after ureteral stenting in a dog with urothelial carcinoma. J. Am. Anim. Hosp. Assoc., 49: 262-266.

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M. 2013. Luxation of superficial flexor tendon in a dog. InfoVets, 161: 30-32. (in Japanese).

 

2 ) Okumura, M. 2013. Plate fixation of pelvic fracture in a dog. InfoVets, 162: 48-50. (in Japanese).

 

3 ) Okumura, M. and Aoki, Y. 2013. Management of osteomyelitis in dogs. InfoVets, 163: 50-54. (in Japanese).

 

4 ) Okumura, M. 2013. Calcification of yellow ligament in cervical vertebrae. InfoVets, 164: 104-107. (in Japanese).

 

5 ) Okumura, M. 2013. Fracture of radius and ulnar in small animals. InfoVets, 166: 4-5. (in Japanese).

 

6 ) Hosoya, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2013. Iatrogenic tumor seeding after ureteral stenting in a dog with urothelial carcinoma. J. Am. Anim. Hosp. Assoc., 49: 262-266.

 

2012

Original articles

 

1 ) Osaki, T., Takagi, S., Hoshino, Y., Aoki, Y., Sunden, Y., Ochiai, K. and Okumura, M. 2012. Temporary regression of locally invasive polypoid rhinosinusitis in a dog after photodynamic therapyAust. Vet. J.90: 442-447.

2 ) Edamura, K., King, J. N., Seewald, W., Sakakibara, N. and Okumura, M. 2012. Comparison of oral robenacoxib and carprofen for the treatment of osteoarthritis in dogs: a randomized clinical trial. J. Vet. Med. Sci.74: 1121-1131.

3 ) Sano, T., King, J. N., Seewald, W., Sakakibara, N. and Okumura, M. 2012. Comparison of oral robenacoxib and ketoprofen for the treatment of acute pain and inflammation associated with musculoskeletal disorders in cats: a randomised clinical trial. Vet. J.193: 397-403.

4 ) Sunaga, T., Oh, N., Hosoya, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2012. Pro-apoptotic effects of tepoxalin, a cyclooxygenase/lipoxygenase dual inhibitor, on canine synovial fibroblasts. J. Vet. Med. Sci.74: 745-750.

5 ) Sunaga, T., Oh, N., Hosoya, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2012. Inhibitory effects of pentosan polysulfate sodium on MAP-kinase pathway and NF-кB nuclear translocation in canine chondrocytes in vitro. J. Vet. Med. Sci.74: 707-711.

6 ) Yamazaki, H., Takagi, S., Ogi, N., Hosoya, K. and Okumura, M. 2012. Urethral dilation using balloon catheters for uroschesis caused by urine based tumors in four dogs. (in Japanese). Journal of Japanese Veterinary Medica Association, 65: 530-533. 

7 ) Marin, L. M., Iazbik, M. C., Zaldivar-Lopez, S., Lord, L. K., Stingle, N., Vilar, P., Lara-Garcia, A., Alvarez, F., Hosoya, K., Nelson, L., Pozzi, A., Cooper, E., Kisseberth, W., London, C. A., Dudley, R., Dyce, J., McMahon, M., Lerche, P., Bednarski, R. and Couto, C. G. 2012. Retrospective evaluation of the effectiveness of epsilon aminocaproic acid for the prevention of postamputation bleeding in retired racing Greyhounds with appendicular bone tumors: 46 cases (2003-2008). J. Vet. Emerg. Crit. Care22: 332-340.

 

Other than original articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M. 2012. Retrospective case-control study of the effects of long-term dosing with meloxicam on renal function in aged cats with degenerative joint disease.Information for Veterinarian, 15(3): 43-50. (Japanese Translation).

2 ) Okumura, M. 2012. Carpal fracture in a cat; diagnosis and partial arthrodesis. Information for Veterinarian, 15(4): 26-28. (in Japanese).

3 ) Okumura, M. 2012. Radial and ulnar fracture in small dogs: How would you treat? Information for Veterinarian, 15(5): 23-25. (in Japanese).

4 ) Okumura, M. 2012. Administration of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for dogs with fracture; fracture healing and COX inhibition. Clinic Note, 8(4): 61-69. (in Japanese).

5 ) Takagi, S. 2012. Partial liver lobectomy: 5 cases. Surgeon, 16 (2): 62-69. (in Japanese).

6 ) Takagi, S. 2012. Surgical approaches to the pelvic cavity. Jpn. J. Vet. Clin. Oncol., 8 (2): 78-84. (in Japanese).

7 ) Hosoya, K. 2012. Lung lobectomy in dogs: Application, anatomy, technique, and postoperative care. Companion Animal Practice, 280(10): 22-33. (in Japanese).

8 ) Adachi, M. 2012. Acute tumor lysis syndrome in a dog with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. The journal of the Hokkaido Veterinary Medical Association, 56(12): 22-25. (in Japanese).

 

2011

Original articles

 

1 ) Vilar-Saavedra, P. and Hosoya, K. 2011. Thromboelastographic profile for a dog with hypocoagulable and hyperfibrinolytic phase of disseminated intravascular coagulopathy. J. Small Anim. Prac., 52: 656-659.

 

Publication other than original articles 

 

1 ) Okumura, M. 2011. Intervertebral disc hernia in a dog; Question on the sensitivity of computed tomography in its diagnostic value. Infovets14: 23-27. (in Japanese) 

2 ) Okumura, M. 2011. Management of luxation of hock joints in dogs. Infovets14: 36-39. (in Japanese) 

3 ) Okumura, M. 2011. A new idea in pelvic fracture in dogs; how do you handle fractures of pubis and ischium. Infovets, 14: 41-44. (in Japanese) 

4 ) Okumura, M. 2011. Patella alta in dogs. Infovets, 14: 28-31. (in Japanese) 

5 ) Okumura, M. 2011. Repair of Achilles tendon in a dog. Infovets, 14: 60-63. (in Japanese) 

6 ) Okumura, M. 2011. Therapeutic planning and informed consent in the treatment of canine osteoarthritis. Vet. Information2: 8-13. (in Japanese) 

7 ) Okumura, M. 2011. Book review of Fundamentals of Small Animal Surgery. J. Vet. Med., 64: 607. (in Japanese) 

8 ) Okumura, M. 2011. Pain management in Fanine osteoarthritis. J. Vet., 24: 37. (in Japanese) 

9 ) Okumura, M. 2011. DJD-associated pain in cats: what can we do promote patient comfort? J. Vet.24: 38-50. (Japanese translation) 

10) Okumura, M. 2011. Management of canine and feline osteoarthritis. MVM 130: 5-13. (in Japanese) 

11) Okumura, M. 2011. Capter 11-4. Management of canine osteoarthritis, In: Updates on Veterinary TherapiesVol. 2 Ishida, T. ed., pp352-368. Midori Shobo, Tokyo. (in Japanese) 

12) Takagi, S. 2011. Perioperative management of gastric surgery. Surgeon, 15: 68-77. (in Japanese) 

13) Takagi, S. 2011. Osteochondrodysplasia in Scottish Fold Cats. Infovets14: 41-45. (in Japanese)

14) Hosoya, K. 2011. Doxorubicin chemotherapy in dogs. Japan J. Vet. Clinic. Oncol., 7: 44-50. (in Japanese)

15) Hosoya, K. 2011. Ureteral stenting technique in dogs with malignant upper urinary tract obstruction (Review). J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 55: 1-4. (in Japanese) 

 

2010

Original articles

 

1 ) Nakamura, K., Sasaki, N., Murakami, M., Bandula Kumara, W.,R., Ohta, H., Yamasaki, M., Takagi, S., Osaki, T. and Takiguchi, M. 2010. Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography for characterization of focal splenic lesions in dogs. J. Vet. Intern. Med.24: 1290-1297. (doi: 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2010.0609.x) 

2 ) Lettry, V., Hosoya, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2010. Coculture of equine mesenchymal stem cells and mature equine articular chondrocytes results in improved chondrogenic differentiation of the stem cellsJpn. J. Vet. Res., 58: 5-15. 

3 ) Nakamura, K., Takagi, S., Sasaki, N., Bandula Kumara, W.,R., Murakami, M., Ohta, H., Yamasaki, M. and Takiguchi, M. 2010. Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography for characterization of canine focal liver lesionsVet. Radiol. Ultrasound., 51: 79-85. (doi: 10.1111/j.1740-8261.2009.01627.x)

4 ) Lettry, V., Kawasaki, H., Sugaya, K., Hosoya, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2010.Evaluation of a new enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to detect keratan sulfate in equine serumJpn. J. Vet. Res., 57: 207-212. 

5 ) Lettry, V., Sumie, Y., Mitsuda, K., Tagami, M., Hosoya, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2010. Divergent diagnosis from arthroscopic findings and identification of CPII and C2C for detection of cartilage degradation in horsesJpn. J. Vet. Res,. 57: 197-206.

 

6 ) Lin, C., Hosoya, K., Premanandan, C. and Wellman, M. 2010. What is your diagnosis? Fine needle aspiration of an aggressive bone lesion in a dog. Vet. Clin. Pathol., 39: 397-398.

 

Publication other than original articles

 

1 ) Takagi, S. 2010. Canine histyocytic Diseases (review)J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc. 54: 289-294. (in Japanese) 

2 ) Takagi, S. 2010. The kidneys and ureters. pp. 205-225, In: BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Abdominal Imaging, O’Brien, R. and Barr, F. eds., 2009, British Small Animal Veterinary Association, Quedgeley, Gloucester, U.K. (Japanese translation) 

3 ) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2010. Basic techniques for veterinary orthopedic surgeryInfoVets13(5): 52-55. (in Japanese) 

4 ) Okumura M. 2010. Juvenile pubic symphysiodesis in dogs (review)J. Hokkaido Vet. Assoc., 54: 187-192. (in Japanese) 

5 ) Okumura M. 2010. Principles and clinical application of arthroscopy in dogs. SURGEON14: 6-13. (in Japanese) 

6 ) Okumura, M. 2010. Evidence for application of Juvenile pubic symphysiodesis in dogs. InfoVets ,13(3): 35-41. (in Japanese) 

7 ) Okumura, M. 2010. Unknown pathology of hind limb lameness in dogs. Stifle synovial sarcoma. InfoVets13(4): 50-52. (in Japanese) 

8 ) Hosoya, K., Okumura, M. 2010. Interchondylar ununion in SpanielsInfoVets,13(6): 65-68. (in Japanese) 

9 ) Okumura, M. 2010. Experience and treatment of diseases in sacroiliac joints in dogsInfoVets13(7): 38-41. (in Japanese) 

10) Okumura, M. 2010. Infectious arthritis in dogs. Diseases in nerve, muscle and jointsSA Medicine, 12(6): 55. (in Japanese) 

11) Okumura, M. 2010. Canine hip dysplasia. Diseases in nerve, muscle and joints.SA Medicine, 12(6): 56. (in Japanese) 

12) Okumura, M. 2010. What is canine rheumatoid arthritis? Inflammatory joint diseases in dogsMPagro J.10(3): 3-9. (in Japanese) 

13) Lin, C., Hosoya, K., Premanandan, C. and Wellman, M. 2010. What is your diagnosis? Fine needle aspiration of an aggressive bone lesion from a dogVet. Clin. Pathol., 39: 397-398. (doi: 10.1111/j.1939-165X.2010.00233.x)

 

2009

Original articles

 

1 ) Hosoya, K., Lord, L.K., Lara-Garcia, A., Kisseberth, W.C., London, C.A. and Couto, C.G. 2009. Prevalence of elevated alanine transaminase activity in dogs treated with CCNU (Lomustine)Vet. Comp. Oncol., 7: 244-255.

2 ) Hosoya, K., Kisseberth, W.C., Alvarez, F.J., Lara-Garcia, A., Beamer, G., Stromberg, P.C., and Couto, C.G. 2009. Adjuvant CCNU (lomustine) and prednisone chemotherapy for dogs with incompletely excised grade 2 mast cell tumors. J. Am. Anim. Hosp. Assoc., 45: 14-18.

3 ) Osaki, T., Takagi, S., Hoshino, Y., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2009. Efficacy of antivascular photodynamic therapy using benzoporphyrin derivative monoacid ring A (BPD-MA) in 14 dogs with oral and nasal tumors. J. Vet. Med. Sci. , 71: 125-132.

4 ) Ohta, H., Takagi, S., Murakami, M., Sasaki, N., Yoshikawa, M., Nakamura, K., Hwang, S.J., Yamasaki, M. and Takiguchi, M. 2009. Primary splenic torsion in a Boston terrierJ. Vet. Med. Sci., 71: 1533-1535.

5 ) Hoshino, Y., Takagi, S., Osaki, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2009. Activated lymphocyte therapy for 10 dogs with spontaneous malignant tumorJ. Jpn. Vet. Med. Assoc. , 62: 383-387. (in Japanese)

6 ) Takagi, S., Sunaga, T., Yamada, K., Aoki Y., Osaki, T. and Okumura, M. 2009. Surgically corrected chronic diaphragmatic hernia in a dogJ. Anim. Clin. Med., 18: 11-15. (in Japanese with English summary)

7 ) Takagi, S., Sunaga, T., Hoshino, Y., Tadano, T., Umemura, T., Osaki, T., Teramoto, H. and Okumura, M. 2009. Multiple fractures associated with reduced bone density in a young dogJpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg. , 39: 51-56. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

Publication other than original articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M. 2009. Application of arthroscopic diagnosis and surgery in canine arthropathy. How it works. (1/2)InfoVets, 12: 31-36.

2 ) Okumura, M. 2009. Treatment of canine cruciate disease: Biomechanical stabilization of instable stifle jointJ. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 53: 209-214.

3 ) Okumura, M. 2009. Application of arthroscopic diagnosis and surgery in canine arthropathy. How it works. (2/2)InfoVets, 12: 29-31.

4 ) Okumura, M. 2009. Adequate diagnostic approach for canine joint diseases: synovial biopsy and cytological evaluationInfoVets, 12: 39-45.

5 ) Okumura, M. 2009. Diagnosis of canine shoulder arthropathy : a case study.InfoVets, 12: 22-27.

6 ) Okumura, M. 2009. Fracture of carpal joint. pp. 285-292, Fracture of tarsal joint. pp. 293-302, Fracture of metacarpal and metatarsal bones. pp. 303-310, Fracture of digital bones. pp. 311-314. In: AO Principles of Fracture Management in the Dog and Cat. Johnson, A.L., Houlton, J.E.F., Vannini, R. eds., 2005, AO Publishing, Dübendorf, Switzerland. (Japanese translation)

7 ) Okumura, M. 2009. An approach to the lame dog or cat. pp. 1-8, Radiography pp. 9-24, Arthoscopic equipment. pp. 201-208, Principles of arthroscopy. pp. 210-218, The stifle. pp. 389-438, The temporomandibular joint, pp. 463-470. In: BSAVA Manual of canine and feline musculoskeletal disorders. Houlton, J.E.F., Cook, J.L., Innes, J.F., Langley-Hobbs, S.J., Brown, G. eds., 2006, British Small Animal Veterinary Association, Quedgeley, Gloucester, U.K.(Japanese translation)

8 ) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2009. Fundamentals of diagnosis and treatment for atrantoaxial subluxation in dogsInfoVets, 12: 26-33. (in Japanese)

9 ) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2009. Abnormalities occurred in lumbosacral junction - Cauda Eqina SyndromeInfoVets, 12: 46-51. (in Japanese)

10) Takagi, S. 2009. Disturbances of growth and bone development. pp57-81,Muscle and tendon injuries. pp. 123-134, Diseases of muscle and the neuromuscular junction. pp135-144, Tumours of the musculoskeletal system. pp. 145-152, Neurological causes of lameness pp153-162, Surgical biology of joints. pp. 163-170, The hip. pp. 345-388, In: BSAVA Manual of canine and feline musculoskeletal disorders. Houlton, J.E.F., Cook, J.L., Innes, J.F., Langley-Hobbs, S.J., Brown, G. eds., 2006, British Small Animal Veterinary Association, Quedgeley, Gloucester, U.K.(Japanese translation)

11) Hosoya, K. 2009. The shoulder. pp. 239-279, The elbow. pp. 279-312. In: BSAVA Manual of canine and feline musculoskeletal disorders. Houlton, J.E.F., Cook, J.L., Innes, J.F., Langley-Hobbs, S.J., Brown, G. eds., 2006, British Small Animal Veterinary Association, Quedgeley, Gloucester, U.K.(Japanese translation)

 

2008

Original articles

 

1 ) Hoshino, Y., Tajima, M., Takagi, S., Osaki, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2008.Relative quantification of canine CD56mRNA expression by real-time polymerase chain reaction in normal tissues and activated lymphocytes. J. Vet. Med. Sci70: 309-312.

2 ) Hoshino, Y., Takagi, S., Osaki, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2008. Phenotypic analysis and effects of sequential administration of activated canine lymphocytes on healthy beagles. J. Vet. Med. Sci70: 581-588.

 

Publication other than original articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M. 2008. Essence of diagnosis and treatment of canine cruciate deficiency; precise diagnosis to TPLO. InfoVets11: 38-44. (in Japanese)

2 ) Okumura, M. 2008. Management of fracture in immature animals. InfoVets, 11: 23-27. (in Japanese)

3 ) Okumura, M. 2008. Protocol for examination of synovial fluid and arthroscopy; Advances in arthroscopy in canine joint disorders. Companion Anim. Pract., 23: 18-26. (in Japanese)

4 ) Hoshino, Y., Takagi, S., Osaki, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2008. Cancer immunotherapy in dogs: canine activated lymphocyte therapy. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 52: 212-218. (in Japanese)

5 ) Mitsuda, K., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2008. Transvenous coil embolisation for the treatment of single congenital portsystemic shunts in six dogs. Bussadori, R., Bussadori, C., Millan, L., Costilla, S., Rodriguez-Altonaga, J. A., Orden, M. A. and Gonzalo-Orden, J. M. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc52: 227-228. (Japanese translation)

6 ) Sumie, Y., Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2008. Clinical outcome of congenital extrahepatic portsystemic shunt attenuation in dogs aged five years and older: 17 cases (1992-2005). Worly, D. and Holt, D. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc52: 228-229. (Japanese translation)

7 ) Takagi, S. 2008. Educational systems in foreign veterinary schools and their trial. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc, 52: 230-232. (in Japanese)

8 ) Ogawa, S., Takagi, S., Tanaka, R. and Okumura, M. 2008. Artificial dermis grafting for an extensive digital skin defect in a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc, 52: 269-272. (in Japanese)

9 ) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2008. How to diagnose syringomyelia in dogs. InfoVets11: 37-42. (in Japanese)

10) Okumura, M. 2008. Emargent joint diseases = diagnostic protocol for bacterial infection to joints; synovial examination of bacterial arthritis. InfoVets11: 23-28. (in Japanese)

11) Okumura, M. 2008. How to diagnose and understand Legg-Calve-Perthes diseas in dogsInfoVets11: 32-37. (in Japanese)

12) Okumura, M. 2008. Etiology and diagnosis in canine cruciate disease; partial rupture of the ligamanet. InfoVets11: 23-27. (in Japanese)

13) Okumura, M. 2008. Synovial fluid pp.243, Ankylosis of joints pp.244, Joint cartilage pp.245, Osteoarthropathy pp.455, Epiphysis pp.455, Osteochondrosis pp.461, Knee osteoarthrosis. pp.551, Fibrous osteodystorophia pp.745, Cartilage flap pp.974, Temporary callus pp.974, Osteoarthrosis pp.1218, Chronic serous arthritis pp.1271. In: New veterinary dictionary. New veterinary dictionary editorial committee ed. Midori Shobo co., Tokyo. (in Japanese)

14) Takagi, S. 2008. Enternal nutrition. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc52: 579-585. (in Japanese)

 

2007

Original Articles

 

1 ) Osaki, T., Takagi, S., Hoshino, Y., Okumura,M. and Fujinaga, T. 2007. Antitumor effects and blood flow dynamics after photodynamic therapy using benzoporphyrin derivative monoacid ring A in KLN205 and LM8 mouse tumor models. Cancer Lett., 248: 47-57.

2 ) Takagi, S., Hoshino, Y., Osaki, T., Okumura, M. and Fuginaga, T. 2007. Expression of membrane-anchored matrix metalloproteinase inhibitor reversion inducing cysteine rich protein with Kazal motifs in murine cell lines. Exp. Oncol., 29: 30-34.

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Hoshino, Y. 2007. A report of University of Zambia Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Small Animal Clinic, 149: 24-25. (in Japanese)

2 ) Okumura, M. 2007. Procedures for biopsy and cytology on joint diseases -Examination of synovial fluid and synovial biopsy. SA Medicine, 9: 33-41. (in Japanese)

3 ) Okumura, M. 2007. Biomechanical stabilization of stifle joints with cruciate deficiencies-Would TPLO or TTA improved historical problems regarding surgical procedures for the joint stabilization? J. Vet. Med., 60: 999-1004. (in Japanese)

4 ) Okumura, M. 2007. Clinical evaluation of efficacy of modified green mussel extracts as a slow acting disease-modifying agents for canine joints diseases. MVM., 16: 67-71. (in Japanese)

5 ) Okumura, M. 2007. A non-steroidal antiinflammatory drug for canine arthropathy: Introduction for Nimesulide. Clinic Note, 3: 48-56. (in Japanese)

6 ) Okumura, M. and Komatsu, H. 2007. Application of interlocking intramedullary nails for fracture repair in small animals. InfoVets, 10: 43-48. (in Japanese)

7 ) Okumura, M. and Aizawa, S. 2007. How do you manage on treatment of angular limb deformity of forelimbs, “Carpal laxity syndrome” in infant dogs? InfoVets, 10: 29-35. (in Japanese)

8 ) Okumura, M. 2007. Canine patellar luxation and its complication: factors for preventing complications and tibial tuberosity transplantation. InfoVets, 10: 45-50. (in Japanese)

9 ) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2007. Differential diagnosis of complicated digital disorders. InfoVets, 10: 31-37. (in Japanese)

10) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2007. “Unhealed fracture” strategies for preventing non union and delayed union. InfoVets, 10: 38-43. (in Japanese)

11) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2007. Diagnostic imaging for orthopedic and spinal diseases. InfoVets, 10: 42-48. (in Japanese)

 

2006

Original Articles

 

1 ) Bosnakovski, D., Mizuno, M., Kim, G., Takagi, S., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2006. Chondrogenic differentiation of bovine bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells(MSCs) in different hydrogels : influence of collagen type II extracellular matrix on MSC chondrogenesis. Biotechnol. Bioeng., 93: 1152-1163.

2 ) Osaki, T., Hoshino, S., Hoshino, Y., Takagi, S., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2006. Clinical pharmacokinetics of anti-angiogenic photodynamic therapy with benzoporphyrin derivative monoacid ring-A in dogs having naturally occurring neoplasms. J. Vet. Med. A Physiol. Pathol. Clin. Med., 53: 108-112.

3 ) Osaki, T., Takagi, S., Hoshino, Y., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2006. Intracellular localization and concentration as well as photodynamic effects of benzoporphyrin derivative monoacid ring A in four types of rodent tumor cells. Cancer Lett., 243: 281-292.

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Takagi, S., Okumura, M., Shimada, K. and Fujinaga, T. 2006. The clinical efficacy and palatableness of“Agaricus and Shark Cartilage2”in tumor bearing dogs. Jpn. J. Small Anim. Pract., 25: 346-353. (in Japanese with English summary).

2 ) Okumura, M., Heeduck, C., Takagi, S., Yamazaki, K., Shimada, K. and Fujinaga, T. 2006. Clinical evaluation on efficacy of oral administration of alcohol extracts of green mussel(GMEL) in canine joint diseases and experimentally-induced arthritis in rats. Jpn. J. Small Anim. Pract., 25: 188-198. (in Japanese with English summary).

3 ) Takagi, S., Hoshino, Y., Osaki, T., Ochiai, K., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2006. Unknown primary malignant melanoma developed in cervical lymph node in a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 50: 404-407. (in Japanese).

4 ) Ohta, H., Takagi, S., Osaki, T., Ogawa, S., Homareda, Y., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2006. Urinary and fecal incontinence associated with spina bifida occulta in a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 50: 114-117. (in Japanese).

5 ) Takagi, S. 2006. Apocrine grand adenocarcinoma treated by surgical resection of metastatic pelvic lymph node and administration of melphalan in a dog. Small Anim. Clin., 146: 11-15. (in Japanese).

6 ) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2006. Bone and joint tumor. InfoVets, 9: 35-40. (in Japanese)).

7 ) Okumura,M. 2006. Non-inflammatory arthropathies in canine elbow joints. Tech. Mag. Vet. Surg., 10: 50-55. (in Japanese).

8 ) Okumura, M. 2006. Inflammatory arthropathies in dogs. Tech. Mag. Vet . Surg., 10: 56-61. (in Japanese).

9 ) Okumura, M. 2006. Canine osteoarthritis. SV Report, 37: 1-8. (in Japanese).

10) Okumura, M. 2006. Case reports in canine osteoarthritis. SV Report, 37: 9-16. (in Japanese)).

11) Okumura, M. 2006. Education and international cooperation. J. Jpn. Vet. Med. Assoc., 59: 375-377. (in Japanese).

12) Okumura, M. 2006. Malformation of bone and joint congruity in young dogs. Easy correction of deformity of bones in growing dogs. InfoVets, 9: 32-38. (in Japanese)

13) Okumura, M. 2006. Essence of fracture repair in dogs. InfoVets, 9: 27-32. (in Japanese).

14) Okumura, M. 2006. Principles for understanding inflammatory arthropathies. Diagnosis of inflammatory arthropathies and limitation of anti-rheumatic treatments. InfoVets, 9: 22-29. (in Japanese).

15) Okumura, M. and Sunaga, T. 2005. Compressive pathology of spine other than intervertebral disc disease. Case reports of extradural myelolipoma and intradural hematoma. InfoVets, 9: 33-37. (in Japanese).

16) Osaki, T. and Okumura, M. 2006. Pathophysiology and Management of instability and luxation of shoulder joints in small dogs. InfoVets, 9: 48-53. (in Japanese).

17) Hashimoto, Y., Kon, Y., Okumura, M. and Ito , S. 2006. Trial of reduction and replacement of animal usage in veterinary education . Current situation of veterinary anatomy and veterinary surgery in European countries. J. Clin. Vet . Med., 24: 1-8. (in Japanese).

 

2005

Original Articles

 

1 ) Mori, T., Murakami, F., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T., Ueda, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2005. Mechanism of macrophage activation by chitin derivatives. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 67: 51-56.

2 ) Bosnakovski, D., Mizuno, M., Kim, G., Takagi, S., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2005. Isolation and multilineage differentiation of bovine bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells. Cell Tissue Res., 319: 243-253.

3 ) Takagi, S., Kitamura, T., Hosaka, Y., Ohsaki, T., Bosnakovski, D., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2005. Molecular cloning of canine membraneanchored inhibitor of matrix Metalloproteinase, RECK. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 67: 385-391.

4 ) Oku, K., Ohta, M., Yamanaka, T., Mizuno, Y. and Fujinaga, T. 2005. The minimum infusion rate(MIR) of propofol for total intravenous anesthesia after premedication with xylazine in horses. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 67: 569-575.

5 ) Asano, K., Kadosawa, T., Mori, T., Miyamoto, T., Ueno, H., Watanabe, K. and Fujinga, T. 2005. Ventilatory failure and successful management for a dog with severe cervical meningioma. J. Vet . Med. Sci., 67: 599-602.

6 ) Takagi, S., Kato, Y., Asano, K., Ohsaki, T., Bosnakovski, D., Hoshino, Y., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2005. Matrix metalloproteinase inhibitor RECK expression in canine tumors. J. Vet . Med. Sci., 67: 761-767.

7 ) Takagi , S., Kadosawa, T., Ohsaki, T., Hoshino, Y., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2005. Hindbrain decompression in a dog with scoliosis associated with syringomyelia. J. Am. Vet. Assoc., 226: 1359-1363.

8 ) Takagi, S., Kadosawa, T.,Ohsaki, T.,Okumura, M. and Fujinaga,T. 2005. Urethral transitional cell carcinoma in a cat . J. Small Anim. Pract., 46: 504-506.

9 ) Ishioka, K., Okumura, M., Sagawa, M., Nakadomo, F., Kimura, K. and Saito, M. 2005. Computed tomographic assessment of body fat in beagles. Vet. Radiol. Ultrasound, 46: 49-53.

10) Hoshino, Y., Kadosawa, T., Takiguchi, M., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga,T. 2005. Surgical correction of multiple perforations of duodenum by linear foreign body in a dog. Jpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg., 36: 19-22. (in Japanese with English summary).

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Takagi, S., Kadosawa, T., Ohsaki, T., Hoshino, Y., Katayama, T., Kubo, T., Yokoyama, A., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2005. Hindbrain decompression in a dog with scoliosis associated with syringomyelia. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 49: 130-135. (in Japanese).

2 ) Ohsaki, T., Kito, M., Kawasaki, Y., Churei, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2005. A discussion about significance of foot diseases as a cause of euthanasia in milk cows. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 48: 145-150. (in Japanese).

3 ) Hoshino, Y. and Okumura, M. 2005. Basic and Clinical aspects of Veterinary Orthopedics, Vol. 2 What is canine arthritis ? Canine Rheumatoid Arthritis. InfoVets, 8(2):  45-53. (in Japanese).

4 ) Ohsaki, T. and Okumura, M. 2005. Basic and Clinical aspects of Veterinary Orthopedics, Vol. 3 Case discussion of canine arthritis ; Severe synovitis related to patellar luxation in Flat courted retrievers. InfoVets, 8(4): 38-43. (in Japanese).

5 ) Takagi, S. and Okumura, M. 2005. Basic and Clinical aspects of Veterinary Orthopedics, Vol. 4 Easy to miss, strange fractures in limbs ; experience from referred cases. InfoVets, 8(6): 30-36. (in Japanese).

6 ) Okumura, M. 2005. Basic and Clinical aspects of Veterinary Orthopedics, Vol. 5 Management of luxation. InfoVets, 8(8): 131-37. (in Japanese).

7 ) Ohsaki, T. and Okumura, M. 2005. Basic and Clinical aspects of Veterinary Orthopedics, Vol. 6 Tumorous disorders induced lameness. InfoVets, 8(10): 49-55. (in Japanese).

8 ) Hoshino, Y. and Okumura, M. 2005. Basic and Clinical aspects of Veterinary Orthopedics, Vol. 7 Therapeutic strategies to canine arthritis : Intra-articular injection ; management of osteoarthritishyarulonic acid injection. InfoVets, 8(12): 25-32. (in Japanese).

9 ) Okumura, M. 2005. Non-infectious arthritis pp. 394-397, Infectious arthritis pp. 397-400, In : Textbook of veterinary internal medicine. Iwasaki, T., Tujimoto, H. and Hasegawa, A. eds., Buneido publishing co., Tokyo. (in Japanese).

 

2004

Original Articles

 

1 ) Watanabe, K., Kadosawa, T., Ishiguro, T., Takagi, S., Ochiai, K., Kimura, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. Odontogenic cysts in three dogs: one odontogenic keratocyst and two dentigerous cysts. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 66: 1167-1170.

 

2 ) Bosnakovski, D., Mizuno, M., Kim, G., Ishiguro, T., Okumura, M., Iwanaga, T., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. Chondrogenic differentiation of bovine bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells in pellet cultural system. Exp. Hematol., 32: 502-509.

 

3 ) Kim, G., Okumura, M., Bosnakovski, D., Ishiguro, T., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. Regeneration of cartilage tissue by autologous chondrocytes transplantation for cartilage defects in a experimental bovine model. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 66: 263-267.

 

4 ) Kotani, Y., Abumi, K., Shikinami, Y., Takahata, M., Kadoya, K., Kadosawa, T., Minami, A. and Kaneda, K. 2004. Two-year observation of artificial intervertebral disc replacement: results after supplemental ultra-high strength bioresorbable spinal stabilization. J. Neurosurg. Spine. 100: 337-342.

 

5 ) Nakamura, K., Ochiai, K., Kadosawa, T., Kimura, T. and Umemura, T. 2004. Canine ganglioneuroblastoma in the oral mucosa. J. Comp. Pathol. 130: 205-208.

 

6 ) Takagi, S., Mori, T., Watanabe, K., Kadosawa, T., Ochiai, K., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. Mandibular squamous cell carcinoma with reactive bone proliferation in two cats. Jpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg. 35: 89-94. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

7 ) Ohsaki, T., Kadosawa, T., Matsumoto, Y., Takagi, S., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. The efficacy of tumor-dormancy therapy using an angiogenesis inhibitor and differentiation agents for dogs with skeletal or extraskeletal osteosarcoma. J. Jpn. Vet. Med. Assoc. 57: 386-390. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

8 ) Ueno, H., Kadosawa, T., Ochiai, K., Tomioka, Y., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. Canine pyogranulomatous dermatitis caused by Nocardia-subspecies infection. J. Jpn. Vet. Med. Assoc. 57: 113-115. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Kito, M. 2004. New aspects on etiology and pathogenesis of laminitis in cattle. Muelling, C. K. W. and Lischer C. J. J. Hokkaido.Vet. Med. Assoc. 47: 7-13. (Japanese translation)

 

2 ) Kawasaki, H. 2004. Effect of environment and management on the development of Claw and leg diseases. Webster J. J. Hokkaido.Vet. Med. Assoc. 47: 105-110. (Japanese translation)

 

3 ) Kito, M. 2004. Claw health management and therapy of infectious claw diseases. Shearer, J. K. and Amstel S. R. J. Hokkaido.Vet. Med. Assoc. 47: 184-190. (Japanese translation)

 

4 ) Takagi, S., Kadosawa, T., Ueno, H., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. Foot pad grafting in a dog with digital amputation. J. Hokkaido.Vet. Med. Assoc. 48: 125-127. (in Japanese)

 

5 ) Kawasaki, H., Osaki, T., Kito, M., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. A research on the incidence of foot diseases in healthy Holstein in Hokkaido. J. Hokkaido.Vet. Med. Assoc. 48: 145-150. (in Japanese)

 

6 ) Kido, N., Takagi, S., Shimada, K., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. The efficacy of nutracentical (Agaricus blazeii, Pleurotus cornucopiae, Hericium erinaceum, arabinoxylan and shark substances) on the tumor growth in LM8 Dunn osteosarcoma-bearing mice. J. Hokkaido.Vet. Med. Assoc. 48: 386-390. (in Japanese)

 

7 ) Okumura, M., Omachi, A., Yokoyama, A. and Fujinaga, T. 2004. Clinical application of slow acting disease modifying agents of osteoarthritis in dogs. Clinical consideration of utility of chondroitin sulfate. S. A. Medicine, 6(3): 57-64. (in Japanese)

 

8 ) Okumura, M. 2004. Diagnostic and therapeutic approach to joint diseases in the dog; Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for pain control in canine orthopedic patients. S. A. Medicine. 6 (4): 65-70. (in Japanese)

 

9 ) Okumura, M. 2004. Nonunion of the humeral fracture. Tech. Mag. Vet. Surg. 8 (5): 34-42. (in Japanese)

 

10) Okumura, M. 2004. Diagnosis and treatment of joint diseases in the dog. J-Vet. supplement Nov.: 26-32. (in Japanese)

 

11) Okumura, M. 2004. Decision making of corrective surgery for patellar luxation in dogs. InfoVets. 11&12: 19-25. (in Japanese)

 

12) Sasaki, R., Okumura, M. 2004. How do we know if they hurt? Pain assessment in small animals. Robertson, S. A. CAP. 183: 5-12. (Japanese translation)

 

13) Okumura, M. 2004. Subcutaneous abscess., pp450-452, Subcutaneous emphysema., pp453-454, Fracture., pp466-470, Luxation. pp471-474, Osteoarthritis., pp475-477, Patellar luxation., pp488-489, Feline hip dysplasia., pp490-491, Polyarthritis., pp492-494, Paronychia., pp566-567, Pinnal hematoma. pp745-746, In: Clinical aspects of Feline Diseases. Maede, Y. ed., Dairyman, Sapporo. (in Japanese)

 

2003

Original Articles

 

1 ) Ishiguro, T., Kadosawa, T., Takagi, S., Kim, G., Ohsaki, T., Bosnakovski, D., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2003. Relationship of disease progression and plasma histamine concentrations in 11 dogs with mast cell tumors. J. Vet. Intern. Med., 17: 194-198.

 

2 ) Kim, G., Okumura, M., Ishiguro, T., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2003. Preventive effect of hyaluronic acid on the suppression of attachment and migration abilities of bovine chondrocytes by IL-1 in vitro, J. Vet. Med. Sci., 65: 427-430.

 

3 ) Oku, K., Yamanaka, T., Ashihara, N., Kawasaki, K., Mizuno, Y. and Fujinaga, T. 2003. Clinical observations during induction and recovery of xylazine-midazolam-propofol anesthesia in horses, J. Vet. Med. Sci., 65: 805-808.

 

4 ) Watanabe, K., Kikuchi, M., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2003. Efficacy of enamel matrix protein applied to spontaneous periodontal disease in two dogs, J. Vet. Med. Sci., 65: 1007-1010.

 

5 ) Kim, G., Okumura, M., Bosnakovski, D., Ishiguro, T., Park, C-H., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2003. Effects of ascorbic acid on proliferation and biological properties of bovine chondrocytes in alginate beads, Jpn. J. Vet. Res., 51: 83-94.

 

6 ) Kadosawa, T., Ohashi, F., Nishimura, R., Sasaki, N., Saito, I., Wakabayashi, H. and Takeuchi, A. 2003. Relative biological effectiveness and tolerance dose of fission neutrons in canine skin for a potential combination of neutron capture therapy and fast-neutron therapy, Radiat. Res., 160: 436-442.

 

7 ) Kim, G., Okumura, M., Bosnakovski, D., Ishiguro, T., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2003. Biological properties of allogenic chondrocytes on the surface of bovine cartilage explants in vitro. J. Vet. Med. A, 50: 418-423.

 

8 ) Kadosawa, T., Takagi, S., Tazawa, Y., Ishida, O., Isomura, H., Matsuda, K., and Fujinaga, T. 200. Bilateral rostral maxillectomy for the treatment of oral well-differentiated fibrosarcoma in golden retriver. Jpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Sur., 34: 63-70. (In Japanese with English summary)

 

9 ) Kadosawa, T. 2003. Diagnosis and treatment of internasal tumors in dogs, J. Anim. 
Clinic. Med., 12:75-85. (In Japanese)

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Kito, M. 2003. New aspects on etiology and pathogenesis of laminitis in cattle, Muelling, C. K. W. and Lischer., C. J., In Recent developments and perspectives in bovine medicine, pp236-247(2002), J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 47: 7-13. (The English-Japanese translation.)

 

2 ) Kawasaki, H. 2003. Effect of environment and management on the development of claw and leg diseases, Webster, J., In Recent developments and perspectives in bovine medicine, pp248-257(2002), J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 47: 105-110. (The English-Japanese translation)

 

3 ) Kitou, M. 2003. Claw health management and therapy of infectious claw diseases, Shearer, J. K. and van Amstel S. R., In Recent developments and perspectives in bovine medicine, pp258-267(2002), J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 47: 184-190 (The English-Japanese translation)

 

2002

Original Articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M., Kim, G., Tagami, M., Haramaki, S. and Fujinaga, T. 2002. Serum keratan sulphate as a cartilage metabolic marker in horses: the effect of exercise. J. Vet. Med. A, 49 : 195-197.

 

2 ) Ueno, H., Kadosawa, T., Isomura, H., Okada, Y., Ochiai, K., Umemura, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2002. Perianal rhabdomyosarcoma in a dog. J. Small Anim. Pract., 43 : 217-20.

 

3 ) Nio, J., Yokoyama, A., Okumura, M. and Iwanaga, T. 2002. Three-dimensional ultrastructure of synoviocytes in the knee joint of rabbits and morphological changes in osteoarthritis model. Arch. Histol. Cytol., 65 : 189-200.

 

4 ) Kotani, Y., Abumi, K., Shikinami, Y., Takada, T., Kadoya, K., Shimamoto, N., Ito, M., Kadosawa, T., Fujinaga, T. and Kaneda, K. 2002. Artificial intervertebral disc replacement using bioactive three-dimensional fabric: design, development, and preliminary animal study. Spine, 27 : 929-936.

 

5 ) Ishioka, K., Soliman, M.M., Okumura, M., Sagaw, M., Shibata, H., Honjoh, T., Kitamura, H., Kimura, K. and Saito, M. 2002. Effects of fish oil feeding on obesity and UCP expression in dogs. Vet. Biochem., 39 : 31-38. (In Japanese)

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M. 2002. Diagnosis and treatment of joint diseases of small animals. pp. 1-32, Virbac Animal Health Co., Nice, France.

 

2 ) Watanabe, K., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2002. Regenerative periodontal therapy with enamel matrix protein in canine periodontal disease. Tech. Mag. Vet. Surg., 6 : 64-72. (In Japanese)

 

3 ) Okumura, M. 2002. Joint diseases in dogs. In: Professional seminar on joint disease in the dog. Korean Veterinary Medical Association ed., pp. 33-90, Seoul, Republic of Korea. (In Korean)

 

4 ) Ishiguro, T., Kadosawa, T., Kim, G., Takagi, S., Osaki, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2002. Relationship between clinical symptom and plasma histamine concentration in 11 dogs with mast cell tumor. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 46 : 188-192. (In Japanese)

 

5 ) Ishiguro, T., Abiko, M., Kim, G., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T., Fujinaga, T. 2002. Acute hyponatremia after radiation therapy in a dog with mast cell tumor. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 46 : 381-384. (In Japanese)

 

6 ) Okumura, M. 2002. A report on 7th world congress of World Equine Veterinary Association. Hippophile, 13 : 31-37. (In Japanese)

 

2001

Original Articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M., Watanabe, K., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2000. Surgical salvage from comminuted metatarsal fracture using weight-bearing pin-putty apparatus in a dog. Aust.Vet. J., 78: 95-98.

 

2 ) Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2000. Evaluation of the role of keratan sulfate as a molecular marker to monitor cartilage metabolism in horses. J. Vet. Med. A, 47: 99-106.

 

3 ) Okumura, M., Tagami, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2000. Consideration of the role of keratan sulfate reacting to a 1/14/16H9 antibody as a molecular marker to monitor cartilage metabolism in horses. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 62: 281-285.

 

4 ) Barroga, E. F., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2000. Inhibitory effects of 22-oxa-calcitriol and all-trans retinoic acid on the growth of a canine osteosarcoma derived-cell line in vivo and its pulmonar metastasis in vivo. Res. Vet. Sci., 68: 79-87.

 

5 ) Barroga, E. F., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2000. Influence of vitamin D and retinoids on the induction of functional differentiation in vitro of canine osteosarcoma clonal cells. Vet. J., 159: 186-193.

 

6 ) Hong, S. H., Ohashi, E., Kadosawa, T., Mochizuki, M., Matsunaga, S., Nishimura, R. and Sasaki, N. 2000. Retinoid receptors and the induction of apoptosis in canine osteosarcoma cells., J. Vet. Med. Sci., 62: 469 - 472.

 

7 ) Hong, S. H., Mochizuki, M., Nishimura, R., Sasaki, N., Kadosawa, T. and Matsunaga, S. 2000. Differentiation Induction of Canine Osteosarcoma Cell Lines by Retinoids. Res.Vet.Sci., 68: 57-62.

 

8 ) Takahashi, T., Kadosawa, T., Nagase, M., Matsunaga, S., Mochizuki, M., Nishimura, R. and Sasaki, N. 2000. Visceral mast cell tumors in dogs: 10 Cases(1982-1997). J. Am.Vet.Med.Assoc., 216: 222 - 226.

 

9 ) Hong, S. H., Kadosawa, T., Nozaki, K., Mochizuki, M., Matsunaga, S., Nishimura, R. and Sasaki, N. 2000. In Vitro Retinoid-induced growth inhibition and morphologic differentiation of canine osteosarcoma cells. Am. J. Vet. Res., 61: 69 - 73.

 

10) Iwata, N., Ochiai, K., Kadosawa, T., Takiguchi, M. and Umemura, T. 2000. Canine extracutaneous mast-cell tumors consisting of connective tissue mast cells. J. Comp. Path., 123: 306 - 310, 2000.

 

Publications other than original articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M., Tsutsumi, N., Shio, D., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga T. 2000. Temporary arthrodesis of elbow joint by reconstruction of collateral ligaments and Kirschner wire. A canine case of congenital elbow luxation. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med., 44: 40-42. (in Japanese)

 

2 ) Tsumi, N., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2002. Reconstruction of bilateral collateral ligaments of traumatic shoulder luxation in a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med., 44: 129-131. (in Japanese)

 

3 ) Takagi, S., Kadosawa, T., Sato, K., Ochiai, K., Isomura, H., Ueno, H., Umemura, T., Okumura, H. and Fujinaga, T. 2000. Slow growing osteosarcoma of the lumber vertebra in a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med., 44: 323-325. (in Japanese)

 

4 ) Kamiya, K., Hideshima, A., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 2000. Influence of one lung ventilation on respiratory and cardiovascular function in dogs. Jap. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg., 31 : 15-24. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

5 ) Kinouchi, K., Kadosawa, T., Watanabe, K., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 2000. Cervical extraskeletal osteosarcoma in a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med., 44: 394-396. (in Japanese)

 

6 ) Okumura, M. 2000. Pain in canine chronic arthropathies. Diagnosis and pain control of canine osteoarthritis. SA Med., 2: 14-24. (in Japanese)

 

7 ) Kadosawa, T. 2000. Treatment for extrahepatic portosystemic shunts using ameroid constrictor. Jap. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg., 31: 1-3. (in Japanese)

 

2000

Original Articles

 

1 ) Kiryu, C., Makiuchi, M., Miyazaki, J., Fujinaga, T. and Katsunuma, K. 1999. Physiological production of singlet molecular oxygen in the myeloperoxidase-H2O2-chloride system. FEBS Letters, 443: 154-158.

 

2 ) Hayashida, E., Ochiai, K., Kadosawa, T., Kimura, T. and Umemura, T. 1999. Arterio venous malformation of the cervical spinal cord in a dog. J. Comp. Path., 121: 71- 76.

 

3 ) Ueno, H., Yamada, H., Tanaka, I., Kaba, N., Matsuura, M., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 1999. Accelerating effects of chitosan for healing at early phase of experimental open wound in dogs. Biomaterials, 20: 1407-1414.

 

4 ) Asano, k., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1999. Pre-operative changes in echocardiographic measurements and plasma atrial and brain natriuretic peptide concentration in 3 dogs with patent ductus arteriosus. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 61: 89-91.

 

5 ) Barroga, F. E., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1999. Establishment and characterization of growth and pulmonary metastasis of a highly lung Metastasizing cell line from canine osteosarcoma in nude mice. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 61: 361-367.

 

6 ) Asano, K., Masuda, K., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 1999. Plasma atrial and brain natriuretic peptide levels in dogs with congestive heart failure. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 61: 523-529.

 

7 ) Nozaki, K., Kadosawa, T., Nishimura, R., Mochizuki, M., Takahashi, K. and Sasaki, N. 1999. 1,25-dihydroxyvitamine D3, recombinant human transforming growth factor-β1, and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 induced in vitro differentiation of canine osteosarcoma cells. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 61: 649 - 656.

 

8 ) Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 1999. Surgical correction of temporomandibular joint ankylosis in two cats. Aust. Vet. J., 77: 24-27.

 

9 ) Asano, K., Murakami, M., Endo, D., Kimura, T., and Fujinaga, T. 1999. Complementary DNA cloning, tissue distribution, and synthesis of canine brain natriuretic peptide. Am. J. Vet. Rse., 60: 860-864.

 

10) Barroga, F. E., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1999. Effects of vitamin D and retinoids on the differentiation and growth in vitro of canine osteosarcoma and its clonal sell lines. Res. Vet. Sci., 66: 231-236.

 

11) Barroga, E. F., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1999. Induction of functional differentiation and growth inhibition in vitro of canine osteosarcoma by 22-oxacalcitriol, calcitriol and all-trans retinoic acid. J. Vet. Med. A., 46: 573-579.

 

12) Handharyani, E., Ochiai, K., Kadosawa, T., Kimura, T. and Umemura, T. 1999. Canine hemangiopericytoma: An evaluation of metastatic potential. J. Vet. Diagn. Invest. 11: 472 - 476.

 

13) Kotani, Y., Kaneda, K., Abumi, K., Takada, T., Kadoya, K., Shimamoto, N., Matsumoto, S., Ebihara, H., Shikinami, Y. and Kadosawa, T. 1999. Total intervertebral disc replacement using bioactive three-dimensional fabrics. A biomechanical and histologic study. Bioceramics, 12: 307-310.

 

14) Takada, T., Kaneda, K., Abumi, K., Kotani, Y., Shimamoto, N., Kadoya, K., Matsumoto, S., Ebihara, H., Kadosawa, T., Shimomura, S. and Komatsudani, S. Vertebral body replacement using a porous-surfaced apatite-wollastonite glass ceramic prosthesis in a sheep model. A histologic study. Bioceramics, 12: 327-330.

 

15) Watanabe, K., Kadosawa, T., Miyata, K., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1999. A case of application of BMP to infections atrophic nonunion fracture of canine metatarsals. Jpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg., 30: 35 - 41.(in Japanese with English summary)

 

1999

Original articles

 

1 ) Kiryu, C., Makiuchi, M., Miyazaki, J., Fujinaga, T., . Katsunuma, K. 1999. Physiological production of singlet molecular oxygen in the myeloperoxidase-H202-chloride system. FEBS Letters , 443 : 154-158.

 

2 ) Hayashida, E., Ochiai, K., Kadosawa, T., Kimura, T., Umemura, T. 1999. Arterio venous malformation of the cervical spinal cord in a dog. J Comp. Path ., 121 : 71-76.

 

3 ) Ueno, H., Yamada, H., Tanaka, I., Kaba, N., Matsuura, M., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T., Fujinaga, T. 1999. Accelerating effects of chitosan for healing at early phase of experimental open wound in dogs. Biomaterials, 20 : 1407-1414.

 

4 ) Asano, k., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M., Fujinaga, T. 1999. Preoperative changes in echocardiographic measurements and plasma atrial and brain natriuretic peptide concentration in 3 dogs with patent ductus arteriosus. J Vet. Med. Sci ., 61 : 89-91.

 

5 ) Barroga, F. E., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M., Fujinaga, T. 1999. Establishment and characterization of growth and pulmonary metastasis of a highly lung Metastasizing cell line from canine osteosarcoma in nude mice. J Vet. Med. Sci ., 61 : 361-367.

 

6 ) Asano, k., Masuda, K., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T., Fujinaga, T. 1999. Plasma atrial and brain natriuretic peptide levels in dogs with congestive heart failure. J Vet. Med. Sci ., 61 : 523-529.

 

7 ) Nozaki, K., Kadosawa, T., Nishimura, R., Mochizuki, M., Takahashi, K., Sasaki, N. 1999. 1, 25-dihydroxyvitamine D3, recombinant human transforming growth factor-P1, and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein- 2 induced in vitro differentiation of canine osteosarcoma cells. J Vet. Med. Sci.,61 : 649-656.

 

8 ) Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T., Fujinaga, T. 1999. Surgical correction of temporoman-dibular joint ankylosis in two cats. Aust Vet. J., 77 : 24-27.

 

9 ) Asano, k., Murakami, M., Endo, D., Klmura,T.,T., Fujinaga, T. 1999. Complementary DNA cloning, tissue distribution, and synthesis of canine brain natriuretic peptide. Am. J Vet. Rse ., 60 : 860-864.

 

10) Barroga, F. E., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M., Fujinaga, T. 1999. Effects of vitamin D and retinoids on the differentiation and growth in vitro of canine osteosartoma and its clonal sell lines. Res. Vet. Sci ., 66 : 231-236.

 

11) Barroga, E. F., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M., Fujinaga, T. 1999. Induction of functional differentiation and growth inhibition in vitro of canine osteosarcoma by 22 -oxacalcitriol, calcitriol and all-trans rretinoic acid. J Vet. Med. A.,46 : 573-579.

 

12) Handharyani, E., Ochiai, K., Kadosawa, T., Kimura, T., Umemura, T. 1999. Canine hemangiopericyioma : An evaluation of metastatic potential. J Vet. Diagn. Invest. 11 : 472-476.

 

13) Kotani, Y., Kaneda, K., Abumi, K., Takada, T., Kadoya, K., Shiinamoto, N., Matsu-moto, S., Ebihara, H., Shikinami, Y., Kadosawa, T. 1999. Total intervertebral disc replacement using bioactive three-dimensional fabrics. A biomechanical and histologic study. Bioceramics . 12 : 307-3 10.

 

14) Takada, T., Kaneda, K., Abumi, K., Kotani, Y., Shimamoto, N., Kadoya, K., Matsumoto, S., Ebihara, H., Kadosawa, T., Shimomura, S., Komatsudani, S. Vertebral body replacement using a porous-surfaced apatite-wollastonite glass ce-ramic prosthesis in a sheep model. A his-tologic study. Bioceramics . 12 : 327-330.

 

15) Watanabe, K., Kadosawa, T., Miyata, K., Okumura, M., Fujinaga, T. 1999. A case of application of BMP to infections atrophic nonunion fracture of canine metatarsals. Jpn. J Vet. Anesth. Surg.,30 : 35-41. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

16) Kadoya, K., Kotani, Y., Abumi, K., Takada, T., Shimamoto, N., Isayama, S., Kaneda, K., Kadosawa, T., Shikinami, Y. 1999. Biomechanical property of sheep artificial intervertebral disc using three-dimensional fabric and its aleration in vivo. J Jpn. Soc. Clin. Biomechanics Res .,20 : I -5. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

17) Kotani, Y., Kaneda, K., Abumi, K., Takada, T., Kadoya, K., Shimamoto, N., Isayama, S., Furukaji, M., Kadosawa, T., Shikinamai Y. 1999. Biomechanical and histologic analysis of total intervertebral disc replacement using multiaxial three-dimensional fabrics. J Jpn. Soc. Clin. Biomechanics Res., 20 : 13-18. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

1998

Original articles

 

1 ) Kiryu C., Kaneda, M., Shiraishi, T., Tsuda, M., Inana I., Sakiyama, T., Fujinaga, T., Nishida, A. Katsunuma, K. 1998. Spectrophotometric determination of neutrophil cytochrome b558 of chronic granulomatous disease. Acta Pedatr. Jpn., 40, 204-210.

 

2 ) Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Establishment of a monoclonal antibody (1/14/16H9) for the detection of equine keratan sulfate. Am. J. Vet. Res., 59: 1203-1208.

 

3 ) Okumura, M., Asano, M., Tagami, M., Tsukiyama, K. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Serum copper and ceruloplasmin activity at the early growing stage in foals. Can. J. Vet. Res., 62: 122-126.

 

4 ) Okumura, M., Tagami, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Measurement of serum and synovial fluid keratan sulphate and antibody to collagen type II in equine osteoarthritis. J. Vet. Med. A., 45: 513-516.

 

5 ) Mwanza, T., Miyamoto, T., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Ultrasonographic evaluation of portal vein hemodynamics in experimentally bile duct ligated dogs. Jpn. J. Vet. Res., 45: 199-206.

 

6 ) Barroga, E., Kadosawa, T., Okumura, M., Fujinaga, T. 1998. Apoptosis induction of POS canine osteosarcoma cells by vitamin D and retinoids. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 60: 1269-1272.

 

7 ) Mori, T., Irie, Y., Nishimura, S.-I., Tokura, S., Matsuura, M., Okumura, M., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Endothelial cell responses to chitin and its derivatives. J. Biomed. Mater. Res., 43: 469-472.

 

8 ) Hong, S. H., Kadosawa, T., Hizuki, M., Matsunaga, S., Nishimura, R. and Sasaki, N. 1998. Establishment and characterization of two cell lines derived from canine spontaneous osteosarcoma. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 60 : 757-760.

 

9 ) Ito, T., Mochizuki, M., Nishimura, R., Matsunaga, S., Kadosawa, T., Kokubo, S., Vokota, S. and Sasaki, N. 1998. Repair of ulnar segmental defect by recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein - 2 in dogs. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 60 : 451 -458.

 

10) Ito, T., Mochizuki, M., Fuda, K., Nishimura, R., Matsunaga, S., Kadosawa, T. and Sasaki, N. 1998. Femoral nonunion fracture treated with recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein - 2 in a dog. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 60 : 535 -538.

 

11)Takahashi T., Kadosawa T., Mochizuki M., Matsunaga S., Nishimura R. and Sasaki N.1998. The effect of predonisolone on canine mast cell tumors. Jpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg., 28: 111 - 117. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

12)Ebina M., Obata R., Isomura H. and Kadosawa T. 1998. Postvaccinal sarcoma in a cat. Jpn. J. Vet. Clin. Dermatol., 4: 9 -13. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

13) Okumura, M., Watanabe, K., Ueno, H., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Surgical correction of comminuted metatarsal fracture using intramedullary pin and epoxy resin putty in a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 42: 345-349. (in Japanese)

 

14) Miyamoto, T., Shirahama, M., Kiryu, C., Mwanza, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Resuscitation with low molecular weight hydroxyethyl starch solution for experimentally induced hemorrhagic shock in dogs. Jpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg., 29: 73-82. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

15) Ueno, H., Kadosawa, T., Ochiai, K., Torigoe, S., Mori, T., Asano, K., Watanabe, K., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Successful radiotherapy for nasal tumor in a cat. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 42: 156-159. (in Japanese)

 

16) Fukui, D., Kadosawa, T., Asano, K., Ochiai, K., Aikawa, T., Okumura, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. Primary pulmonary histiocytosis on a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 42: 321-323. (in Japanese)

 

17) Asano, K., Okumura, M., Miyamoto, T., Mori, T., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 1998. A canine case of subvalvular pulmonic stenosis: Clinically improved after balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty. J. Jpn. Vet. Med. Assoc., 51, 595-598. (in Japanese with English summary)

 

1997

Original articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M., Asano, M and Fujinaga, T. 1997. Consideration of the optimum pH for the analysis of serum p-phenylenediamine oxdase activity in thoroughbred horses. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 59, 137-139.

 

2 ) Miyamoto,T., Shirahama, M., Kiryu, C., Mwanza, T., Okumura, M., Hagio, M and Fujinaga, T. 1997. Comparison of systemic and renal hemodynamics measured by Doppler ultrasonography in canine experimental hypovolemiaÅD J. Vet. Med. Sci., 59, 347-352.

 

3 ) Mori, T., Okumura, M., Matsuura, M., Ueno, K., Tokura, S., Okamoto, Y., Minami, S. and Fujinaga, T. 1997. Effects of chitin and its derivatives on the proliferation and cytokine production of fibroblasts in vitro. Biomaterials, 18, 947-951.

 

4 ) Okumura, M., Fujinaga, T., Urakawa, E., Tagami, M. and Tsukiyama, K. 1997. Evaluation of the catabolic activity of cartilage by measurement of serum keratan sulfate concentration in foals. Am. J. Vet. Res., 58, 925-929.

 

5 ) Mwanza,T., Miyamoto,T., Okumura,M., Kadosawa,T. and Fujinaga,T. 1997.Ultrasonography, Biochemical and Hematological profiles in liver disease caused bu intravenous administration of dimethylnitrosamine in dogs. Jpn. J.Vet.Res., 45, 153-161.

 

6 ) Takahashi, T., Kadosawa , T., Nagase, M., Mochizuki, M., Matsunaga, S., Nishimura, R. and Sasaki, N. 1997. Inhibitory Effects of Glucocorticoids on Proliferation of Canine Mast Cell Tumor. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 59 : 995-1001.

 

7 ) Okumura, M., Miyamoto, T., Mori, T., Asano, K., Ohoba, M., Ogano, J., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, t. 1997. Fracture of the scapular tuberosity in a dog. J. Hokkaido Vet.Med. Assoc., 41, 38-40. (in Japanese)

 

8 ) Ito, T., Kadosawa, T., Mochizuki, M., Nishimura, R., Matsunaga, S., Suzuki, H., Nakayama, H. and Sasaki N. 1997. Adrenocortical Carcinoma Treated with Adrenalectomy in a Dog. Jpn. J. Vet. Anes. Surg., 28, 73 - 80. (in Japanese with English Summary)

 

 

Publications Other than original articles

 

1 ) Okumura, M. 1997. Canine osteochondrosis-its pathogenesis and pathphysiology-. J. Hokkaido Vet.Med. Assoc., 41, 355-361. (in Japanese)

 

2 ) Ito, S., Ishimaru, M., Hobo,S., Fujita ,Y. and Fujinaga,T. 1997. Measurement of extra vascular lung water by the double indicator dilution method using heat and sodium in horses under general anesthesia. Equine Sci., 34, 167-172. (in Japanese)

 

1996

Original article

 

1) Aida, H., Mizuno, Y., Hobo, S., Yoshida, K. and Fujinaga, T. 1996. Cardiovascular and pulmonary effects of sevoflurane anesthesia in horses. Vet. Surg, 25: 164-170.

 

2 ) Mizuno, S., Fujinaga, T. and Kurosawa, T. 1996. Changes in Iymphokine-activated killer activity in peripheral blood Iymphocytes from canine transmissible venereal sarcoma models. Exp. Anim., 43: 289-292.

 

3 ) Mizuno, S., Fujinaga, T. and Kurosawa, T. 1996. Augmentative effects of phytohemagglutinin-P on proliferation cytotoxicity of interleukin-2 activated canine peripheral blood Iymphocytes. J. Vet. Med A., 43: 289-296.

 

4 ) Miyamoto, T., Fujinaga, T., Yamashita, K. and Hagio, M. 1996. Changes of serum cytokine activities and other parameters in dogs with experimentally induced endotoxic shock. Jpn. J. Vet. Res., 44: 107-118.

 

5 ) Mwanza, T., Miyamoto, T., Okumura, M., Hagio, M. and Fujinaga, T. 1996. Ultrasonography and anigiographic examination of normal canine liver vessels. Jpn. J. Vet. Res., 44: 179-188.

 

6 ) Mochizuki, M., Kamata, N., Ito, T., Shimizu, G., Yamada, Y., Kadosawa, T., Nishimura, R., Sasaki, N. and Takeuchi, A. 1996. Postparturient change in endotoxin levels of ruminal fluid and serum in dairy cows. J. Vet. Med Sci., 58: 577-580.

 

7 ) Tanaka, N. M., Shiota, K., Noda, K., Kadosawa, T., Mochizuki, M. Nishimura, R., Takahashi, M. and Sasaki N. 1996. Effects of 20 カ-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase and its inhibitors on canine osteo-sarcoma cell growth In vitro. J. Vet. Med Sci., 58: 623-627.

 

8 ) Ito, T., Kadosawa, T., Mochizuki, M., Matsunaga, S., Nishimura, R. and Sasaki, N. 1996. Prognosis of malignant mammary tumor in 53 cats. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 58: 723-726.

 

9 ) Mochizuki, M., Ito, T., Yamada, Y., Kadosawa, T., Nishimura, R., Sasaki N. and Takeuchi, A. 1996. Histopathological changes in digits of dairy cows affected with sole ulcers. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 58: 1031-1035.

 

10) Okamoto, Y., Minami, S., Matsuhashi, A. and Fujinaga, T. 1996. Isolation of viable cells in canine transmissible sarcoma (CTS) using density gradient centrifugation. J. Vet. Med Sci., 58: 1149-1151.

 

11) Ito, S., Ishimaru, M., Hobo, S. and Fujinaga, T. 1996. Measurement of extra vascular lung water by the double indicator dilution method using heat and sodium in horses under general anesthesia. J. Vet. Med. Sci., 58: 1205-1209.

 

12) Ito T., Nishimura R., Matsunaga S., Kadosawa T., Mochizuki, M. and Sasaki, N. 1996. Syringomyelia and hydrocephalus in a dog. J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc. , 209: 934 936.

 

13) Katayama, T., Kadosawa, T., Nishimura, R., Nakayama, H., Sasaki, N. and Takeuchi, K. 1996. A canine case of exocrine pancreatic tumor. Jpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg., 27: 23-27 (in Japanese with English summary).

 

14) Mori, T., Okumura, M., Miyamoto, T., Mwanza, T., Asano, K., Ogano, J., Oba, M., Tsunokawa, M., Nitto, N. and Fujinaga, T. 1996. A case of tusk extraction in walrus (Odobenus rosmarus) under general anesthesia with isoflurane. Jpn. J. Vet. Anesth. Surg, 27: 57-63 (inJapanese with English summary).

 

15) Mori, T., Okumura, M., Miyamoto, T,, Mwanza, T., Asano, K., Kitamura, J., Kadosawa, T. and Fujinaga, T. 1996. A case of canine herniated disk recovered rapidly from neuro-symptom after hemi-laminectomy. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 40: 277-279 (in Japanese).

 

Publications Other than original articles

 

1 ) Fujinaga, T. 1996. Surgical stapling, pp. 1-176: Pavletic, M. M., ed., 1994. Vet. Clinic. NorthAmerica, vol. 24 No. 2, W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia: Gakusosha, Tokyo (ed. of translation into Japanese).

 

2 ) Fujinaga, T. 1996. Emergency medicine, pp. 1-229: Kirby, R. and Crowe, D. T. eds., 1994. Vet. Clinic. NorthAmenca, vol.24 No.6, W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia: Gakusosha, Tokyo (ed. of translation into Japanese) .

 

3 ) Asano, K. 1996. A review: Natriuretic peptide (NP) family. J. Hokkaido Vet. Med. Assoc., 40: 96-102 (in Japanese).