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Hirofumi Hitomi

Department of Pharmacology

Faculty of Medicine

Kagawa University

1750-1 Ikenobe



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  • Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750-1 Ikenobe, Japan. 2006 - 2012


  1. Aldosterone induces vascular insulin resistance by increasing insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor and hybrid receptor. Sherajee, S.J., Fujita, Y., Rafiq, K., Nakano, D., Mori, H., Masaki, T., Hara, T., Kohno, M., Nishiyama, A., Hitomi, H. Arterioscler. Thromb. Vasc. Biol. (2012) [Pubmed]
  2. Role of (pro)renin receptor in cardiovascular cells from the aspect of signaling. Hitom, H., Liu, G., Nishiyama, A. Front. Biosci. (Elite. Ed) (2010) [Pubmed]
  3. Angiotensin II and oxidative stress. Hitomi, H., Kiyomoto, H., Nishiyama, A. Curr. Opin. Cardiol. (2007) [Pubmed]
  4. Aldosterone suppresses insulin signaling via the downregulation of insulin receptor substrate-1 in vascular smooth muscle cells. Hitomi, H., Kiyomoto, H., Nishiyama, A., Hara, T., Moriwaki, K., Kaifu, K., Ihara, G., Fujita, Y., Ugawa, T., Kohno, M. Hypertension (2007) [Pubmed]
  5. Synergistic effect of mechanical stretch and angiotensin II on superoxide production via NADPH oxidase in vascular smooth muscle cells. Hitomi, H., Fukui, T., Moriwaki, K., Matsubara, K., Sun, G.P., Rahman, M., Nishiyama, A., Kiyomoto, H., Kimura, S., Ohmori, K., Abe, Y., Kohno, M. J. Hypertens. (2006) [Pubmed]
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