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Tomotake Tokunou (Tokuno) Last modified date:2021.05.05

Lecturer / Internal Medicine
Kyushu University Hospital




Homepage
https://kyushu-u.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/tomotake-tokunou
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Academic Degree
MD, PhD
Field of Specialization
Cardiology
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
03years00months
Research
Research Interests
  • Treatment of heart failure and peripheral vascular disease by hyperthermia
    keyword : peripheral vascular disease, heart failure
    2017.04~2021.03.
  • Anti-inflammation by hypoxia signaling
    keyword : hypoxia, HIF
    2011.04~2017.03.
  • Hypoxic response with sleep apnea syndrome
    keyword : Sleep apnea syndrome, hypoxia
    2012.04~2022.03.
  • Regeneration and repair of cardiovascular tissue
    keyword : tissue repair, growth factors
    2005.09~2012.03.
Academic Activities
Reports
1. Tomotake Tokunou, Shin-ichi Ando, Recent advances in the management of secondary hypertension—obstructive sleep apnea, Hypertension Research, 10.1038/s41440-020-0494-1, 2020.06.
Papers
1. Sawatari H, Chishaki A, Nishizaka M, Miyazono M, Tokunou T, Magota C, Yamamoto U, Handa S, Ando SI., Accumulated nocturnal hypoxemia predict arterial endothelial function in patients with sleep-disordered breathing with or without chronic heart failure., Heart and Vessels., 10.1007/s00380-020-01557-5., 35, 6, 800-807, 2020.06.
2. Kojima H, Tokunou T, Takahara Y, Sunagawa K, Hirooka Y, Ichiki T, Tsutsui H., Hpoxia-inducible factor-1α deletion in myeloid lineage attenuates hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension., Physiological Reports, 10.14814/phy2.14025., 7, 7, e14025, 2019.04.
3. Higuchi Y, Niidome T, Miyamoto Y, Komohara Y, Tokunou T, Kubota T, Horiuchi T., Accumulation of gold nano-rods in the failing heart of transgenic mice with the cardiac-specific expression of TNF-α., Heart and Vessels, 34, 538-544, 2019.03.
4. Takahara Y, Tokunou T, Ichiki T, Suppression of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation in Mice by Teneligliptin, a Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 Inhibitor., J Atheroscler Thromb., 10.5551/jat.42481., 2018.01.
5. Takahara Y, Tokunou T, Kojima H, Hirooka Y, Ichiki T., Deletion of Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1α in Myeloid Lineage Exaggerates Angiotensin II-Induced Formation of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm., Clin Sci (Lond)., 131, 7, 609-620, 2017.04.
Presentations
1. Tomotake Tokunou, Toyoki Maeda, Takahiko Horiuchi, Naoki Makino, Telomere shortening is accelerated in a gender-differential manner in patients with insomnia receiving sleep medication., 5th Asean Sleep Federation Congress, 2019.11.