Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2018 Attenuation of accelerated renal cystogenesis in pkd1 mice by renin-angiotensin system blockadeAJP - Renal Physiology.  314:F210-F218. 2018
2017 NFAM1 signaling enhances osteoclast formation and bone resorption activity in Paget's disease of boneBONE.  101:236-244. 2017
2016 Suppressing angiotensinogen synthesis attenuates kidney cyst formation in a Pkd1 mouse modelFederation proceedings.  30:370-379. 2016
2016 Suppressing kidney angiotensinogen in blood pressure regulationPhysiological Reports.  4. 2016
2015 Activation of the intrarenal renin-angiotensin-system in murine polycystic kidney diseasePhysiological Reports.  3. 2015
2015 Hyperglycemia in the absence of cilia accelerates cystogenesis and induces renal damageAJP - Renal Physiology.  309:F79-F87. 2015
2015 Molecular pathways and therapies in autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney diseaseNews in Physiological Sciences.  30:195-207. 2015
2015 Reciprocal effect of angiotensin ii in collecting duct renin synthesisAJP - Renal Physiology.  309:F914-F915. 2015
2014 Epidermal growth factor-induced proliferation of collecting duct cells from Oak Ridge polycystic kidney mice involves activation of Na<sup>+</sup>/H<sup>+</sup> exchangerAmerican Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology.  307:C554-C560. 2014
2012 Collecting duct cells that lack normal cilia have mislocalized vasopressin-2 receptorsAJP - Renal Physiology.  302. 2012
2009 Acute Massive Cerebral Infarctions Treated with HemodialysisJournal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases.  18:316-318. 2009
2007 Effect of risedronate on high-dose corticosteroid-induced bone loss in patients with glomerular diseaseNephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  22:1593-1600. 2007
2007 Involvement of transglutaminase-2 in pathological changes in renal diseaseNephron.  105. 2007
2006 A case of essential thrombocytosis developing nephrotic syndrome and severe endothelial damageJournal of Nephrology.  19:656-659. 2006
2006 Impact of hypertension and hypertension-related vascular lesions in IgA nephropathyHypertension Research.  29:15-22. 2006
2005 Mizoribine reduces renal injury and macrophage infiltration in non-insulin-dependent diabetic ratsNephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  20:1573-1581. 2005
2004 Fractalkine and its receptor, CX3CR1, upregulation in streptozotocin- induced diabetic kidneysNephron.  97. 2004
2004 Galectin-3-positive cell infiltration in human diabetic nephropathyNephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  19:602-607. 2004
2002 Pathological analysis of renal diseases with mild proteinuriaJapanese Journal of Nephrology // Nihon Jinz¿ Gakkai.  44:786-791. 2002
2002 Two cases of atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis treated by percutaneous transluminal renal angioplasty and intravascular stent placement, leading to improvement of hypertension and renal functionJapanese Journal of Nephrology // Nihon Jinz¿ Gakkai.  44:102-108. 2002
2002 Two cases of atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis treated by percutaneous transluminal renal angioplasty and intravascular stent placement, leading to improvement of hypertension and renal functionJapanese Journal of Nephrology // Nihon Jinz¿ Gakkai.  Mar; 44:102-108. 2002

Education And Training

  • Doctorate Level Degree in Medicine, 1998
  • Long Island College Hospital, Internship 2007
  • Long Island College Hospital, Residency 2009
  • Medical University of South Carolina, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2012
  • Full Name

  • Takamitsu Saigusa