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Yamada Shunsuke Last modified date:2019.06.12

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Webstie for Kidney Group of Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graudate School of Medical Sciences, Kyshu University .
Academic Degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Nephroogy, calcium-phosphate homeostasis, CKD-MBD, vascular calcification, malnutrition
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Outline Activities
My rearch field is related to clinical nephrology. The main reseach theme is CKD-MBD (chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder). My education activity is mainly lecture to medical students at Kyushu University. Social activities include educational talk to the citizen.
Research Interests
  • Nephrology, calcium-phosphate metabolism, CKD-MBD, vascular calcification, malnutrtion
    keyword : Nephrology, calcium-phosphate metabolism, CKD-MBD, vascular calcification, malnutrtion
Academic Activities
1. Yamada S, Wallingford MC, Borgeia S, Cox TC, Giachelli CM, Loss of PiT-2 results in abnormal bone development and decreased bone mineral density and length in mice., Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 2018.01.
2. Yamada S, Tsuruya K, Taniguchi M, Tokumoto M, Fujisaki K, Hirakata H, Fujimi S, Kitazono T., Association between serum phosphate levels and stroke risk in patients undergoing hemodialysis: The Q-Cohort Study., Stroke, 2016.06.
3. Yamada S, Tsuruya K, Tokumoto M, Yoshida H, Ooboshi H, Kitazono T, Factors associated with serum soluble inhibitors of Wnt-β-catenin signaling (sclerostin and dickkopf-1) in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis., Nephrology (Carlton), 2015.06.
4. Yamada S, Tokumoto M, Tatsumoto N, Taniguchi M, Noguchi H, Nakano T, Masutani K, Ooboshi H, Tsuruya K, Kitazono T, Phosphate overload induces systemic inflammation and malnutrition as well as vascular calcification in uremia., American Journal of Physiology Renal Physiology, 2014.06.
5. Yamada S, Tsuruya K, Yoshida H, Tokumoto M, Ooboshi H, Kitazono T, Factors associated with serum myostatin level in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis; the impact of vitamin D receptor activators use., Calcified Tissue International, 2016.06.
6. Yamada S, Taniguchi M, Tokumoto M, Toyonaga J, Fujisaki K, Suehiro T, Noguchi H, Iida M, Tsuruya K, Kitazono T, The antioxidant tempol ameliorates arterial medial calcification in uremic rats: important role of oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of vascular calcification in chronic kidney disease., Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 2012.06.
Membership in Academic Society
  • Japanese Society of Nephrology
  • The Japanese Society for Dialysis Therapy
  • The Japanse Society of Internal Medicine
Educational Activities
My educational activities include lectures on renal physiology and clinical nephrology to medical students and medical staffs at Kyushu University.