1. Low S, Hirakawa J, Hoshino H, Uchimura K, Kawashima H, Kobayashi M*. Role of MAdCAM-1-expressing high endothelial venule-like vessels in colitis induced in mice lacking sulfotransferases catalyzing L-selectin ligand biosynthesis. J Histochem Cytochem, in press. (IF=2.511)
  2. Yoshida H, Yoshimura H, Matsuda S, Ryoke T, Kiyoshima T, Kobayashi M, Sano K. The effects of peritumoral bevacizumab injection against oral squamous cell carcinoma in a nude mouse xenograft model: a preliminary study. Oncol Lett, in press. (IF=1.390)
  3. Shinagawa T, Hoshino H, Taga M, Sakai Y, Imamura Y, Yokoyama O, Kobayashi M*. Clinicopathological implications to micropapillary bladder urothelial carcinoma of the presence of sialyl Lewis X-decorated mucin 1 in stroma-facing membranes. Urol Oncol 35: 606.e17-23, 2017. [PubMed] (IF=3.767)
  4. Yoshikawa T, Tanizawa A, Suzuki K, Ikeda K, Nomura E, Maeda Y, Tanaka N, Yamada K, Sakai Y, Imamura Y, Ohshima Y. High-risk neuroblastoma with metastases to bilateral kidneys at diagnosis. Case Rep Pediatr 2017: 5375091, 2017. [PubMed] (IF=N/A)
  5. Yoshida H, Hoshino H, Imamura Y, Yoshimura H, Sano K, Kobayashi M*. Role of sialyl 6-sulfo Lewis X in antitumor immunity against oral squamous cell carcinoma. J Oral Pathol Med 46: 759-765, 2017. [PubMed] (IF=2.043)
  6. Inamura S, Shinagawa T, Hoshino H, Sakai Y, Imamura Y, Yokoyama O, Kobayashi M*. Appearance of high endothelial venule-like vessels in benign prostatic hyperplasia is associated with lower urinary tract symptom. Prostate 77: 794-802, 2017. [PubMed] (IF=3.820)
  7. Noriki S*, Kinoshita K, Inai K, Sakai T, Kimura H, Yamauchi T, Iwano M, Naiki H. Newly recognized cerebral infarctions on postmortem imaging: a report of three cases with systemic infectious disease. BMC Med Imaging 17: 4, 2017. [PubMed] (IF=1.060)
  8. Utsunomiya N, Oyama N, Chino T, Tokuriki A, Sakai Y, Imamura Y, Hasegawa M. Multiple subcutaneous cholesterol granulomas arising in eruptive vellus hair cysts: a case report and published work review of 11 cases. J Dermatol 44: 481-482, 2017. [PubMed] (IF=2.094)


  1. Low S, Sakai Y, Hoshino H, Hirokawa M, Kawashima H, Higuchi K, Imamura Y, Kobayashi M*. High endothelial venule-like vessels and lymphocyte recruitment in diffuse sclerosing variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma. Pathology 48: 666-674, 2016. [PubMed] (IF=2.709)
  2. Hoshino H, Ohta M, Ito M, Uchimura K, Sakai Y, Uehara T, Low S, Fukushima M, Kobayashi M*. Apical membrane expression of distinct sulfated glycans represents a novel marker of cholangiolocellular carcinoma. Lab Invest 96: 1246-1255, 2016. [PubMed] (IF=4.857)
  3. Noriki S*, Ishida H. Production of an anti-dermatophyte monoclonal antibody and its application: immunochromatographic detection of dermatophytes. Med Mycol 54: 808-815, 2016. [PubMed] (IF=2.377)
  4. Inai K, Noriki S, Kinoshita K, Sakai T, Kimura H, Nishijima A, Iwasaki H, Naiki H. Postmortem CT is more accurate than clinical diagnosis for identifying the immediate cause of death in hospitalized patients: a prospective autopsy-based study. Virchows Arch 469: 101-109, 2016. [PubMed] (IF=2.848)


  1. Ohtani H, Komeno T, Agatsuma Y, Kobayashi M, Noguchi M, Nakamura N. Follicular dendritic cell-meshwork in angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma is characterized by accumulation of CXCL13+ cells. J Clin Exp Hematop 55: 61-69, 2015. [PubMed] (IF=N/A)
  2. Wayama MT, Yoshimura H, Ohba S, Yoshida H, Matsuda S, Kobayashi J, Kobayashi M, Gomes Filho JE, Sano K. Diminished progression of periapical lesions with zoledronic acid in ovariectomized rats. J Endodontics 41: 2002-2007, 2015. [PubMed] (IF=2.807)
  3. Kurokawa T, Zha X, Ito H, Aoki Y, Akino H, Kobayashi M, Yokoyama O. Underlying mechanisms of urine storage dysfunction in rats with salt-loading hypertension. Life Sci 141:8-12, 2015. [PubMed] (IF=2.936)
  4. Nagaoka M, Kobayashi M, Kawai C, Mallanna SK, Duncan SA. Design of a vitronectin-based recombinant protein as a defined substrate for differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells into hepatocyte-like cells. PLoS One 10: e0136350, 2015. [PubMed] (IF=2.806)
  5. Taga M, Hoshino H, Low S, Imamura Y, Ito H, Yokoyama O, Kobayashi M*. A potential role for 6-sulfo sialyl Lewis X in metastasis of bladder urothelial carcinoma. Urol Oncol 33: 496.e1-9, 2015. [PubMed] (IF=3.767)
  6. Sakai Y, Kobayashi M*. Lymphocyte 'homing' and chronic inflammation. Pathol Int 65: 344-354, 2015. [PubMed] (IF=1.465)
  7. Okamura T, Sakai Y, Hoshino H, Iwaya Y, Tanaka E, Kobayashi M*. Superficially located enlarged lymphoid follicles characterise nodular gastritis. Pathology 47: 38-44, 2015. [PubMed] (IF=2.709)
  8. Kodera T, Arishima H, Kitai R, Kikuta KI, Iino S, Noriki S, Naiki H. Utility of postmortem imaging system for anatomical education in skull base surgery. Neurosurg Rev 38: 165-170, 2015. [PubMed] (IF=2.060)


  1. Nishida K, Tamura S, Yamazaki S, Sugita R, Yamagishi M, Noriki S, Morisaki H. Postoperative mitral leaflet rupture in an infant with Loeys-Dietz syndrome. Pediatr Int 56: e82-85, 2014. [PubMed] (IF=0.822)
  2. Inai K, Noriki S, Kinoshita K, Nishijima A, Sakai T, Kimura H, Naiki H. Feasibility of liver weight estimation by postmortem computed tomography images: an autopsy study. Pathol Int 64: 315-324, 2014. [PubMed] (IF=1.465)
  3. Inai K, Noriki S, Iwasaki H, Naiki H. Risk factor analysis for bone marrow histiocytic hyperplasia with hemophagocytosis: an autopsy study. Virchows Arch 465: 109-118, 2014. [PubMed] (IF=2.848)
  4. Sakai Y, Hoshino H, Kitazawa R, Kobayashi M*. High endothelial venule-like vessels and lymphocyte recruitment in testicular seminoma. Andrology 2: 282-289, 2014. [PubMed] (IF=2.427)
  5. Inai K, Noriki S, Iwasaki H. Should prophylactic thrombolysis be routine in clinical practice? Evicence from an autopsy case of septicemia. BMC Clin Pathol 14: 6, 2014. [PubMed] (IF=N/A)
  6. Hoshino H, Foyez T, Ohtake-Niimi S, Takeda-Uchimura Y, Michikawa M, Kadomatsu K, Uchimura K. KSGal6ST is essential for the 6-sulfation of galactose within keratan sulfate in early postnatal brain. J Histochem Cytochem 62: 145-156, 2014. [PubMed] (IF=2.511)


  1. Ito Y, Vela JL, Matsumura F, Hoshino H, Tyznik A, Lee H, Girardi E, Zajonc DM, Liddington R, Kobayashi M, Bao X, Bugaytsova J, Boren T, Jin R, Zong Y, Seeberger PH, Nakayama J, Kronenberg M, Fukuda M. Helicobacter pylori cholesteryl α-glucosides contribute to its pathogenicity and immune response by natural killer T cells. PLoS One 8: e78191, 2013. [PubMed] (IF=2.806)
  2. Rodriguez-Ortiz CJ, Hoshino H, Cheng D, Liu-Yescevitz L, Blurton-Jones M, Wolozin B, LaFerla FM, Kitazawa M. Neuronal-specific overexpression of a mutant valosin-containing protein associated with IBMPFD promotes aberrant ubiquitin and TDP-43 accumulation and cognitive dysfunction in transgenic mice. Am J Pathol 183: 504-515, 2013. [PubMed] (IF=4.057)
  3. Iwaya Y, Kobayashi M*, Momose M, Hiraoka N, Sakai Y, Akamatsu T, Tanaka E, Ohtani H, Fukuda M, Nakayama J. High levels of FOXP3+ regulatory T cells in gastric MALT lymphoma predict responsiveness to Helicobacter pylori eradication. Helicobacter 18: 356-362, 2013. [PubMed] (IF=3.429)