2020 (at the date of January 15):

Shirouchi B, Yanagi S, Okawa C, Koga M, Sato M.
NEW!!  6-Ketocholestanol suppresses lipid accumulation by decreasing FASN gene expression through SREBP-dependent regulation in HepG2 cells.
 Cytotechnology, doi:10.1007/s10616-019-00368-5 (2020)


Kanasaki A, Jiang Zhe, Mizokami T, Shirouchi B, Iida T, Nagata Y, Sato M.
 Dietary D-allulose alters cholesterol metabolism in Golden Syrian hamsters partly by reducing serum PCSK9 levels.
 J Funct Foods, Accepted 18 June (2019)

Shirouchi B, Matsuoka R.
 Alleviation of Metabolic Syndrome with Dietary Egg White Protein.
 J Oleo Sci, 68, 517-524 (2019)

Shirouchi B, Furukawa Y, Nakamura Y, Kawauchi A, Imaizumi K, Oku H, Sato M.
 Inhibition of Niemann-Pick C1-Like 1 by Ezetimibe Reduces Dietary 5β,6β-Epoxycholesterol Absorption in Rats.
 Cardiovasc Drugs Ther, 33, 35-44 (2019)

Shimada M, Ichigo Y, Shirouchi B, Takashima S, Inagaki M, Nakagawa T, Hayakawa T.
 Treatment with myo-inositol attenuates binding of the carbohydrate-responsive element-binding protein to the ChREBP-β and FASN genes in rat nonalcoholic fatty liver induced by high-fructose diet.
 Nutr Res, 64, 49-55 (2019)

Niibo M, Shirouchi B, Umegatani M, Morita Y, Ogawa A, Sakai F, Kadooka Y, Sato M.
 Probiotic Lactobacillus gasseri SBT2055 improves insulin secretion in a diabetic rat model.
 J Dairy Sci, 102(2), 997-1006 (2019)


Gotoh E, Suetsugu N, Yamori W, Ishishita K, Kiyabu R, Fukuda M, Higa T, Shirouchi B, Wada M.
 Chloroplast Accumulation Response Enhances Leaf Photosynthesis and Plant Biomass Production.
 Plant Physiol, 178(3), 1358–1369 (2018)

Takeyama A, Nagata Y, Shirouchi B, Nonaka C, Aoki H, Haraguchi T, Sato M, Tamaya K, Yamamoto H, Tanaka K.
 Dietary Sparassis crispa reduces body fat mass and hepatic lipid levels by enhancing energy expenditure and suppressing lipogenesis in rats.
 J Oleo Sci, 67(9), 1137–1147 (2018)

Shirouchi B, Yamanaka R, Tanaka S, Kawatou F, Hayashi T, Takeyama A, Nakao A, Goromaru R, Iwamoto M, Sato M.
 Quantities of phospholipid molecular classes in Japanese meals and prediction of their sources by multiple regression analysis.
 J Nutr Sci Vitaminol, 64(3), 215–221 (2018)

Nagamoto J, Sawazaki A, Miyago M, Shirouchi B, Sakata M, Tong Li-Tao, Kumamaru T, Sato M.
 Rapid semi-quantification of triacylglycerols, phosphatidylcholines, and free fatty acids in the rice bran of one rice grain.
 Journal of Integrative Agriculture (formerly Agriculture Sciences in China), 17(5), 977–981 (2018).

Tanaka Y, Takahashi K, Kato J, Sawazaki A, Akasaka T, Fujita N, Kumamaru T, Saito Y, Shirouchi B, Sato M.
 Starch synthase (SS) IIIa and starch branching enzyme (BE) IIb-deficient mutant rice line ameliorates pancreatic insulin secretion in rats: Screening and evaluating mutant rice lines with anti-diabetic functionalities.
 Br J Nutr, 119(9), 970–980 (2018)


Hiraki E, Furuta S, Kuwahara R, Takemoto N, Nagata T, Akasaka T, Shirouchi B, Sato M, Ohnuki K, Shimizu K.
 Anti-obesity activity of Yamabushitake (Hericium erinaceus) powder in ovariectomized mice, and its potentially active compounds.
 J Nat Med, 71(3):482-491, doi: 10.1007/s11418-017-1075-8., (2017).

Kurotani K, Sato M, Yasuda K, Kashima K, Tanaka S, Hayashi T, Shirouchi B, Akter S, Kashino I, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T.
 Even- and odd-chain saturated fatty acids in serum phospholipids are differentially associated with adipokines.
 PLoS One, 12(5):e0178192, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178192., (2017).

Matsuoka R, Shirouchi B, Umegatani M, Fukuda M, Muto A, Masuda Y, Kunou M, Sato M.
 Dietary egg-white protein increases body protein mass and reduces body fat mass through an acceleration of hepatic beta-oxidation in rats.
 Br J Nutr, 118(6), 423-430, 2017.

Kimura Y, Yasuda K, Kurotani K, Akter S, Kashino I, Hayabuchi H, Sato M, Mizoue T
 Circulating ferritin concentrations are differentially associated with serum adipokine concentrations in Japanese men and premenopausal women.
 Eur J Nutr, 58(8), 2497-2505, 2017.


Tsuiki K, Fujisawa H, Itoh A, Sato M, Fujita N.
 Alterations of starch structure lead to increased resistant starch of steamed rice: Identification of high resistant starch rice lines.
 J Cereal Sci, 68, 88-92, (2016).

Murakami S, Fujita M, Nakamura M, Sakono M, Nishizono S, Sato M, Imaizumi K, Mori M, Fukuda N.
 Taurine ameliorates cholesterol metabolism by stimulating bile acid production in high cholesterol-fed rats.
 Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol, in press, (2016).

Shirouchi B, Kashima K, Horiuchi Y, Nakamura Y, Fujimoto Y, Tong LT, Sato M.
 27-Hydroxycholesterol suppresses lipid accumulation by down-regulating lipogenic and adipogenic gene expression in 3T3-L1 cells.
 Cytotechnology, Mar 17 Epub ahead of print, (2016).

Sakata M, Seno M, Matsusaka H, Takahashi K, Nakamura Y, Yamagata Y, Angeles ER, Mochizuki T, Kumamaru T, Sato M, Enomoto A, Tashiro K, Kuhara S, Satoh H, Yoshimura A.
 Development and evaluation of rice giant embryo mutants for high oil content originated from a high-yielding cultivar ‘Mizuhochikara’.
 Breeding Science, May 20 Epub ahead of print, (2016).

Shimabukuro M, Okawa C, Yamada H, Yanagi S, Uematsu E, Sugasawa N, Kurobe H, Hirata Y, Kim-kaneyama JR, Lei Xiao-feng, Takao S, Tanaka Y, Fukuda D, Yagi S, Soeki T, Kitagawa T, Masuzaki H, Sato M, Sata M.
 The pathophysiological role of oxidized cholesterols in epicardial fat accumulation and cardiac dysfunction: A study in swine fed a high caloric diet with an inhibitor of intestinal cholesterol absorption, ezetimibe.
 J Nutr Biochem, 35, 66-73, (2016).

Erami K, Tanaka Y, Kawamura S, Miyago M, Sawazaki A, Imaizumi K, Sato M.
 Dietary egg yolk supplementation improves low-protein-diet-induced fatty liver in rats.
 J Nutr Sci Vitaminol, 62, 240-248, (2016).

Shirouchi B, Nagao K, Umegatani M, Shiraishi A, Morita Y, Kai Shunichi, Yanagita T, Ogawa A, Kadooka Y, Sato M.
 Probiotic Lactobacillus gasseri SBT2055 improves glucose tolerance and reduces body weight gain in rats by stimulating energy expenditure.
 Br J Nutr, 116, 451-458, (2016).


Pham NM, Nanri A, Yasuda K, Kurotani K, Kuwahara K, Akter S, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T.
 Habitual consumption of coffee and green tea in relation to serum adipokines: a cross-sectional study.
 Eur J Nutr, 54, 205-214, (2015).

Yoshinaga K, Sasaki K, Watanabe H, Nagao K, Inoue N, Shirouchi B, Yanagita T, Nagai T, Mizobe H. Kojima K, Beppu F, Gotoh N.
 Differential effects of triacylglycerol positional isomers containing n-3 series highly unsaturated fatty acids on lipid metabolism in C57BL/6J mice
 J Nutr Biochem, 26, 57-63, (2015).

Inoue C, Kozaki T, Morita Y, Shirouchi B, Fukami K, Shimizu K, Sato M, Katakura Y
 Kibizu concentrated liquid suppresses the accumulation of lipid droplets in 3T3-L1 cells.
 Cytotechnology, 67, 721-725, (2015).

Kimura Y, Pham NM, Yasuda K, Nanri A, Kurotani K, Kuwahara K, Akter S, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T
 Association of adulthood weight gain with circulating adipokine and insulin resistance in the Japanese population.
 Eur J Clin Nutr, 69, 462-466, (2015).

Kashino I, Nanri A, Kurotani K, Akter S, Yasuda K, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T
 Association of dietary patterns with serum adipokines among Japanese: a cross-sectional study.
 Nutr J, 14, 58, (2015).


Shirouchi B, Albrecht E, Nuernberg G, Maak S, Olavanh S, Nakamura Y, Sato M, Gotoh T, Nuernberg K.
 Fatty acid profiles and adipogenic gene expression of various fat depots in Japanese Black and Holstein steers.
 Meat Sci, 96, 157-164, (2014).

Pham NM, Nanri A, Kochi T, Kuwahara K, Tsuruoka H, Kurotani K, Akter S, Kabe I, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T.
 Coffee and green tea consumption is associated with insulin resistance in Japanese adults.
 Metabolism, doi: 10.1016/j.metabol.2013.11.008 (Epub ahead of print), (2014).

Tanaka Y, Nagao K, Nakagiri H, Nagaso T, Iwasa Y, Mori H, Asahina M, Imaizumi K, Sato M.
 Unavailability of liver triacylglycerol increases serum cholesterol concentration induced by dietary cholesterol in exogenously hypercholesterolemic (ExHC) rats.
 Lipids Health Dis, 13, 19, (2014).

Ogawa A, Kadooka Y, Kato K, Shirouchi B, Sato M.
 Lactobacillus gasseri SBT2055 reduces postprandial and fasting serum non-esterified fatty acid levels in Japanese hypertriacylglycerolemic subjects.
 Lipids Health Dis, 13, 36, (2014).

Kurotani K, Sato M, Ejima Y, Kashima K, Nanri A, Pham NM, Kuwahara K, Mizoue T.
 Serum alpha-linolenic and linoleic acids are inversely associated with depressive symptoms in adults.
 e-SPEN Journal, 9, e7-e12, (2014).

Hori A, Kasai H, Kawai K, Nanri A, Sato M, Ohta M, Mizoue T.
 Coffee intake is associated with lower levels of oxidative DNA damage and decreasing body iron storage in healthy women.
 Nutr Cancer, 66, 964-969, (2014).

Akter S, Pham NM, Nanri A, Kurotani K, Kuwahara K, Jacka FN, Yasuda K, Sato M, Mizoue T.
 Association of serum leptin and ghrelin with depressive symptoms in a Japanese working population: a cross-sectional study.
 BMC Psychiatry, 14, 203, (2014).

Tan H, Furuta S, Nagata T, Ohnuki K, Akasaka T, Shirouchi B, Sato M, Kondo R, Shimizu K.
 Inhibitory effects of the leaves of loquat (Eriobotrya japonica) on bone mineral density loss in ovariectomized mice and osteoclast differentiation.
 J Agric Food Chem, 62, 836-841, (2014).

Matsuoka R, Shirouchi B, Kawamura S, Baba S, Shiratake S, Nagata K, Imaizumi K, Sato M.
 Dietary egg white protein inhibits lymphatic lipid transport in thoracic lymph duct-cannulated rats.
 J Agric Food Chem, 62, 10694-10700, (2014).


Pham NM, Nanri A, Yi S, Kurotani K, Akter S, Foo LH, Nishi N, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T.
 Serum ferritin is associated with markers of insulin resistance in Japanese men but not in women.
 Metabolism, 62, 561-567 (2013).

Inoue N, Inafuku M, Shirouchi B, Nagao K, Yanagita T.
 Effect of Mukitake mushroom (Panellus serotinus) on the pathogenesis of lipid abnormalities in obese, diabetic ob/ob mice.
 Lipids Health Dis., 12, 18, (2013).

Kadooka Y, Sato M, Ogawa A, Miyoshi M, Uenishi H, Ogawa H, Ikuyama K, Kagoshima M, Tsuchida T.
 Effect of Lactobacillus gasseri SBT2055 in fermented milk on abdominal adiposity in adults in a randomised controlled trial.
 Br J Nutr., Apr 25:1-8 [Epub ahead of print], (2013).

Pham NM, Nanri A, Kurotani K, Kuwahara K, Kume A, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T.
 Green tea and coffee consumption is inversely associated with depressive symptoms in a Japanese working population.
 Public Health Nutr., Mar 4:1-9 [Epub ahead of print], (2013).

Akter S, Kurotani K, Nanri A, Pham NM, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T.
 Dairy consumption is associated with decreased insulin resistance among the Japanese.
 Nutr Res., 33, 286-292, (2013).

Kume A, Kurotani K, Sato M, Ejima Y, Pham NM, Nanri A, Kuwahara K, Mizoue T.
 Polyunsaturated fatty acids in serum and homocysteine concentrations in Japanese men and women: a cross-sectional study.
 Nutr Metab., 10, 41, (2013).

Nanri A, Pham NM, Kurotani K, Kume A, Kuwahara K, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Mizoue T.
 Serum pyridoxal concentrations and depressive symptoms among Japanese adults: results from a prospective study.
 Eur J Clin Nutr., 67, 1060-1065, (2013).

Kuwahara K, Nanri A, Pham NM, Sato M, Kurotani K, Kawai K, Kasai H, Mizoue T.
 Serum vitamin B6, folate, and homocysteine concentrations and oxidative DNA damage in Japanese men and women.
 Nutrition, 29, 1219-1223, (2013).

Iwamoto M, Yagi K, Yazumi K, Komine A, Shirouchi B, Sato M
 Eating a healthy lunch improves serum alanine aminotransferase activity.
 Lipids Health Dis, 12, 134, (2013).

Kikuchi H, Nanri A, Hori A, Sato M, Kawai K, Kasai H, Mizoue T
 Lower serum levels of total cholesterol are associated with higher urinary levels of 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine.
 Nutr Metab., 10, 59, (2013).


Tong LT, Fujimoto Y, Shimizu N, Tsukino M, Akasaka T, Kato Y, Iwamoto W, Shiratake S, Imaizumi K, Sato M.
 Rice α-globulin decreases serum cholesterol concentrations in rats fed a hypercholesterolemic diet and ameliorates atherosclerotic lesions in apolipoprotein E-deficient mice.
 Food Chem., 132(1), 194-200, (2012).

Poudel-Tandukar K, Sato M, Ejima Y, Nanri A, Matsushita Y, Imaizumi K, Mizoue T.
 Relationship of serum fatty acid composition and desaturase activity to C-reactive protein in Japanese men and women.
 Atherosclerosis, 220(2), 520-524, (2012).

Kimura Y, Sato M, Kurotani K, Nanri A, Kawai K, Kasai H, Imaizumi K, Mizoue T.
 PUFAs in serum cholesterol ester and oxidative DNA damage in Japanese men and women.
 Am J Clin Nutr., 95(5), 1209-1214, (2012).

Tsuruta Y, Nagao K, Shirouchi B, Nomura S, Tsuge K, Koganemaru K, Yanagita T.
 Effects of lotus root (the edible rhizome of Nelumbo nucifera) on the deveolopment of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese diabetic db/db mice.
 Biosci Biotechnol Biochem., 76(3), 462-466, (2012).

Inafuku M, Nagao K, Nomura S, Shirouchi B, Inoue N, Nagamori N, Nakayama H, Toda T, Yanagita T.
 Protective effects of fractional extracts from Panellus serotinus on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese, diabetic db/db mice.
 Br J Nutr., 107(5), 639-646, (2012).

Kato M, Ito Y, Tanaka Y, Sato M, Imaizumi K, Inoue N, Ikeda I.
 SHRSP/Izm and WKY/NCrlCrlj Rats Having a Missense Mutation in Abcg5 Deposited Plant Sterols in the Body, but Did Not Change Their Biliary Secretion and Lymphatic Absorption-Comparison with Jcl:Wistar and WKY/Izm Rats.
 Biosci Biotechnol Biochem., 76(4), 660-664, (2012).

Iwamoto M, Imai K, Ohta H, Shirouchi B, Sato M.
 Supplementation of highly concentrated beta-cryptoxanthin in a satsuma mandarin beverage improves adipocytokine profiles in obese Japanese women.
 Lipids Health Dis., 11(1), 52, (2012).

Shirouchi B, Nakamura Y, Furukawa Y, Shiraishi A, Tomoyori H, Imaizumi K, Sato M.
 Ezetimibe inhibits lymphatic transport of esterified cholesterol but not free cholesterol in thoracic lymph duct-cannulated rats.
 Cardiovasc Drugs Ther., 26, 427-431, (2012).

Nanri A, Hayabuchi H, Ohta M, Sato M, Mishima N, Mizoue T.
 Serum Folate and Depressive Symptoms Among Japanese Men and Women: A Cross-Sectional and Prospective Study.
 Psychiatry Res., 200, 349-353, (2012).

Kurotani K, Sato M, Ejima Y, Nanri A, Yi S, Pham NM, Akter S, Poudel-Tandukar K, Kimura Y, Imaizumi K, Mizoue T.
 High levels of stearic acid, palmitoleic acid, and dihomo-γ-linolenic acid and low levels of linoleic acid in serum cholesterol ester are associated with high insulin resistance.
 Nutr Res., 32, 669-675, (2012).

Pham NM, Akter S, Kurotani K, Nanri A, Sato M, Hayabuchi H, Yasuda K, Mizoue T.
 Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and markers of insulin resistance in a Japanese working population.
 Eur J Clin Nutr., 66, 1323-1328, (2012).

 日本暖地畜産学会報, 55, 177-180, (2012).