Iekuni Ichikawa
Last active: 1/25/2012

  1. Bmp in podocytes is essential for normal glomerular capillary formation. Ueda H, Miyazaki Y, Matsusaka T, Utsunomiya Y, Kawamura T, Hosoya T, Ichikawa I (2008) J Am Soc Nephrol 19(4): 685-94
    › Primary publication · 18272846 (PubMed) · PMC2390961 (PubMed Central)
  2. Effects of podocyte injury on glomerular development. Ma J, Rossini M, Yang HC, Zuo Y, Fogo AB, Ichikawa I (2007) Pediatr Res 62(4): 417-21
    › Primary publication · 17667850 (PubMed)
  3. Angiotensin inhibition decreases progression of advanced atherosclerosis and stabilizes established atherosclerotic plaques. Suganuma E, Babaev VR, Motojima M, Zuo Y, Ayabe N, Fogo AB, Ichikawa I, Linton MF, Fazio S, Kon V (2007) J Am Soc Nephrol 18(8): 2311-9
    › Primary publication · 17634441 (PubMed)
  4. Transiently heightened angiotensin II has distinct effects on atherosclerosis and aneurysm formation in hyperlipidemic mice. Ayabe N, Babaev VR, Tang Y, Tanizawa T, Fogo AB, Linton MF, Ichikawa I, Fazio S, Kon V (2006) Atherosclerosis 184(2): 312-21
    › Primary publication · 16023123 (PubMed)
  5. The renin-angiotensin system in the development of the congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract. Niimura F, Kon V, Ichikawa I (2006) Curr Opin Pediatr 18(2): 161-6
    › Primary publication · 16601496 (PubMed)
  6. Inhibition of endogenous BMP in the glomerulus leads to mesangial matrix expansion. Miyazaki Y, Ueda H, Yokoo T, Utsunomiya Y, Kawamura T, Matsusaka T, Ichikawa I, Hosoya T (2006) Biochem Biophys Res Commun 340(2): 681-8
    › Primary publication · 16389070 (PubMed)
  7. HIV-1 genes vpr and nef synergistically damage podocytes, leading to glomerulosclerosis. Zuo Y, Matsusaka T, Zhong J, Ma J, Ma LJ, Hanna Z, Jolicoeur P, Fogo AB, Ichikawa I (2006) J Am Soc Nephrol 17(10): 2832-43
    › Primary publication · 16988066 (PubMed)
  8. Antiatherogenic effects of angiotensin receptor antagonism in mild renal dysfunction. Suganuma E, Zuo Y, Ayabe N, Ma J, Babaev VR, Linton MF, Fazio S, Ichikawa I, Fogo AB, Kon V (2006) J Am Soc Nephrol 17(2): 433-41
    › Primary publication · 16371432 (PubMed)
  9. Rapid downregulation of beta-actin-based CAG promoter and filamentous actin in injured podocytes. Asano T, Matsusaka T, Mizutani S, Ichikawa I (2005) J Med Dent Sci 52(2): 129-34
    › Primary publication · 16189885 (PubMed)
  10. Podocyte damage damages podocytes: autonomous vicious cycle that drives local spread of glomerular sclerosis. Ichikawa I, Ma J, Motojima M, Matsusaka T (2005) Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 14(3): 205-10
    › Primary publication · 15821411 (PubMed)