Dermatological research for cosmetic skin care -The study of epidermal tight junctions-
Aesthe. Dermatol. 2011, 21(2), 288-302.
Basophil recruitment and activation in inflammatory skin diseases
Allergy. 2011, 66, 1107-1113.
Combined effect of improved cell yield and increased specific productivity enhances recombinant enzyme production in genome-reduced Bacillus subtilis strain MGB874
Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 2011, 77(23), 8370-8381.
The presence of Nε-(Carboxymethyl) lysine in the human epidermis
Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 2011, 1814(10), 1246-1252.
S100 and S100 fused-type protein families in epidermal maturation with special focus on S100A3 in mammalian hair cuticles
Biochimie. 2011, 93(12), 2038-2047.
Structure-based design of dipeptide derivatives for the human neutral endopeptidase
Bioorg. Med. Chem. 2011, 19, 5935-5947.
A novel small protein of Bacillus subtilis involved in spore germination and spore coat assembly
Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem. 2011, 75(6), 1119-1128.
Direct observation of surfactant aggregate behavior on a mica surface using high-speed atomic force microscopy
Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 4974-4976.
Predictive Performance for Human Skin Sensitizing Potential of the Human Cell Line Activation Test (h-CLAT)
Contact Dermatitis. 2011, 65(6), 343-353.
An investigator blinded cross-over study to characterize the cutaneous effects and suitability of modern sanitary pads for menstrual protection for women residing in the USA
Cutan. Ocul. Toxicol. 2011, 30(3), 205-211.
A comparison of the indirect and direct quantification of glycidol ester by kinetic analysis
Eur. J. Lipid Sci. Technol. 2011, 113(8), 985-991.
Hydrating effect of potassium lactate is caused by increasing the interaction between water molecules and the serine residue of the stratum corneum protein
Exp. Dermatol. 2011, 20(10), 826-831.
Measurement of glycidol hemoglobin adducts in humans who ingest edible oil containing small amounts of glycidol fatty acid esters
Food Chem. Toxicol. 2011, 49, 2536-2540.
Serum levels of IGF-1 are related to human skin characteristics including the conspicuousness of facial pores
Int. J. Cosmet. Sci. 2011, 33(2), 144-149.
The N-terminal amino acid of apolipoprotein D is putatively covalently bound to 3-hydroxy-3-methyl hexanoic acid, a key odour compound in axillary sweat
Int. J. Cosmet. Sci. 2011, 33(3), 283-286.
Real-life use of underwear treated with fabric softeners improves skin dryness by decreasing the friction of fabrics against the skin
Int. J. Cosmet. Sci. 2011, 33(6), 566-571.
The relationship between CD86 and CD54 protein expression and cytotoxicity following stimulation with contact allergen in THP-1 cells
J Toxicol Sci. 2011, 36(3), 313-324.
Simple and effective method for measuring translucency using edge loss: optimization of measurement conditions and applications for skin
J. Biomed. Opt. 2011, 16(11), 117003.
Activation of TLR2 enhances tight junction barrier in epidermal keratinocytes
J. Immunol. 2011, 187(6), 3230-3237.
Application of XANES profiles to X-ray spectromicroscopy for biomedical specimens:Part I. Discrimination of macromolecules with sulfur atoms
J. Xray Sci. Technol. 2011, 19(3), 249-260.
Application of XANES profiles to X-ray spectromicroscopy for biomedical specimens: Part II. Mapping oxidation state of cysteine in human hair
J. Xray Sci. Technol. 2011, 19(3), 313-320.
The role of estrogen-metabolizing enzymes and estrogen receptors in human epidermis
Mol. Cell Endocrinol. 2011, 344(1-2), 35-40.
Psychological and physiological responses to odor-evoked autobiographic memory.
Neuro endocrinology letters. 2011, 32(6), 774-780.
The Short-Term Effect of Diacylglycerol Oil Consumption on Total and Dietary Fat Utilization in Overweight Women
Obesity. 2011, 19, 536-540.
Optical filter for highlighting spectral features Part I: design and development of the filter for discrimination of human skin with and without an application of cosmetic foundation
Optics Express. 2011, 19(7), 6020-6030.
Optical filter highlighting spectral features Part II: quantitative measurements of cosmetic foundation and assessment of their spatial distributions under realistic facial conditions
Optics Express. 2011, 19(7), 6031-6041.
Hyperbaric oxygen improves ultraviolet B irradiationinduced melanin pigmentation and diminishes senile spot size
Skin Res. Technol. 2011, 17(3), 332-338.
Evaluation of photoaging in facial skin by multiphoton laser scanning microscopy
Skin Res. Technol. 2011, 17(1), 1-3.
Relationship between the echogenicity of subcutaneous tissue and the depth of forehead wrinkles
Skin Res. Technol. 2011, 17(3), 353-358.
Relationship between the echogenicity of subcutaneous tissue and the depth of eye corner wrinkles
Skin Res. Technol. 2011, 17(3), 359-365.
ToF-SIMS characterization of the lipid layer on the hair surface. II : Effect of the 18-MEA lipid layer on surface hydrophobicity
Surf. Interface Anal. 2011, 43, 298-301.
ToF-SIMS characterization of the lipid layer on the hair surface. I: the damage caused by chemical treatments and UV radiation
Surf. Interface Anal. 2011, 43, 410-412.
Validation study of the Short Time Exposure (STE) test to assess the eye irritation potential of chemicals
Toxicol In Vitro. 2011, 25(4), 796-809.
The short time exposure (STE) test for predicting eye irritation potential: intra-laboratory reproducibility and correspondence to globally harmonized system (GHS) and EU eye irritation classification for 109 chemicals
Toxicol In Vitro. 2011, 25(7), 1425-1434.
Survey of ocular irritation predictive capacity using Chorioallantoic Membrane Vascular Assay (CAMVA) and Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability (BCOP) test historical data for 319 personal care products over fourteen years
Toxicol In Vitro. 2011, 25(2), 563-572.
Ocular irritation reversibility assessment for personal care products using a porcine corneal culture assay
Toxicol In Vitro. 2011, 25(3), 708-714.
Negligible penetration of incidental amounts of AHA from rinse off products in human skin using an in vitro static diffusion cell model
Toxicology In Vitro. 2011, 25(8), 2041-2047.
J. Jpn. Cosmet. Sci. Soc. 2011, 35(2), 107-112.