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Isao Nagaoka

Department of Biochemistry

Juntendo University

School of Medicine




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  • Department of Biochemistry, Juntendo University, School of Medicine, Hongo, Japan. 1997 - 2008
  • Department of Host Defense and Biochemical Research, School of Medicine, Juntendo University, 2-1-1 Hongo, Japan. 2005


  1. Evaluation of the effect of human beta-defensins on neutrophil apoptosis. Nagaoka, I., Niyonsaba, F., Tsutsumi-Ishii, Y., Tamura, H., Hirata, M. Int. Immunol. (2008) [Pubmed]
  2. An antimicrobial cathelicidin peptide, human CAP18/LL-37, suppresses neutrophil apoptosis via the activation of formyl-peptide receptor-like 1 and P2X7. Nagaoka, I., Tamura, H., Hirata, M. J. Immunol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. Augmentation of the bactericidal activities of human cathelicidin CAP18/LL-37-derived antimicrobial peptides by amino acid substitutions. Nagaoka, I., Kuwahara-Arai, K., Tamura, H., Hiramatsu, K., Hirata, M. Inflamm. Res. (2005) [Pubmed]
  4. Antibacterial cathelicidin peptide CAP11 inhibits the lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced suppression of neutrophil apoptosis by blocking the binding of LPS to target cells. Nagaoka, I., Yomogida, S., Tamura, H., Hirata, M. Inflamm. Res. (2004) [Pubmed]
  5. Cathelicidin family of antibacterial peptides CAP18 and CAP11 inhibit the expression of TNF-alpha by blocking the binding of LPS to CD14(+) cells. Nagaoka, I., Hirota, S., Niyonsaba, F., Hirata, M., Adachi, Y., Tamura, H., Heumann, D. J. Immunol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  6. Increased expression of matrix metalloproteinase-9 in neutrophils in glycogen-induced peritoneal inflammation of guinea pigs. Nagaoka, I., Hirota, S. Inflamm. Res. (2000) [Pubmed]
  7. Synergistic actions of antibacterial neutrophil defensins and cathelicidins. Nagaoka, I., Hirota, S., Yomogida, S., Ohwada, A., Hirata, M. Inflamm. Res. (2000) [Pubmed]
  8. Evaluation of the expression of human CAP18 gene during neutrophil maturation in the bone marrow. Nagaoka, I., Hirata, M., Sugimoto, K., Tsutsumi-Ishii, Y., Someya, A., Saionji, K., Igari, J. J. Leukoc. Biol. (1998) [Pubmed]
  9. Isolation of cDNA encoding guinea pig neutrophil cationic antibacterial polypeptide of 11 kDa (CAP11) and evaluation of CAP11 mRNA expression during neutrophil maturation. Nagaoka, I., Tsutsumi-Ishii, Y., Yomogida, S., Yamashita, T. J. Biol. Chem. (1997) [Pubmed]
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