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Most Cited Articles of School of Medicine in 2009

Synthesis, crystal structure, and magnetic properties of Bi3Mn4O12(NO3) oxynitrate comprising S = 3/2 honeycomb latticeJournal of the American Chemical Society2009113
HLA mismatch combinations associated with decreased risk of relapse: implications for the molecular mechanismBlood2009110
Electrical stimulation of the cerebral cortex exerts antiapoptotic, angiogenic, and anti-inflammatory effects in ischemic stroke rats through phosphoinositide 3-kinase/Akt signaling pathwayStroke200997
A nationwide survey of rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis in Japan: etiology, prognosis and treatment diversityClinical and Experimental Nephrology200983
Anti-biofouling properties of polymers with a carboxybetaine moietyMacromolecular Bioscience200980
Meta-analysis of genetic association studies: methodologies, between-study heterogeneity and winner's curseJournal of Human Genetics200980
Paternal deletion of Meg1/Grb10 DMR causes maternalization of the Meg1/Grb10 cluster in mouse proximal Chromosome 11 leading to severe pre- and postnatal growth retardationHuman Molecular Genetics200957
The burden of amputation among hemodialysis patients in the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS)American Journal of Kidney Diseases200957
Long-term effect of modification of dietary protein intake on the progression of diabetic nephropathy: a randomised controlled trialDiabetologia200957
Network structures and dynamics of dry and swollen poly(acrylate)s. Characterization of high- and low-frequency motions as revealed by suppressed or recovered intensities (SRI) analysis of 13C NMRPolymer200953
Prescription of antihypertensive agents to haemodialysis patients: time trends and associations with patient characteristics, country and survival in the DOPPSNephrology Dialysis Transplantation200947
Water structure and blood compatibility of poly(tetrahydrofurfuryl acrylate)Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition200942
Association of the growth hormone receptor gene polymorphisms with mandibular height in a Korean populationArchives of Oral Biology200938
Further evidence for an association between mandibular height and the growth hormone receptor gene in a Japanese populationAmerican Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics200936
Comparative study on water structures in polyHEMA and polyMEA by XRD-DSC simultaneous measurementJournal of Applied Polymer Science200933
Depressive symptoms predict the future risk of severe pruritus in haemodialysis patients: Japan Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns StudyBritish Journal of Dermatology200933
Nutritional and hormonal regulation of uncoupling protein 2IUBMB Life200928
Low health-related quality of life is associated with all-cause mortality in patients with diabetes on haemodialysis: the Japan Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Pattern StudyDiabetic Medicine200928
A trial for fine and low-dose imaging of biological specimens using quasi-monochromatic laser-Compton X-raysNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment200926
Perivascular epithelioid cell tumor (PEComa) of the pancreas: immunoelectron microscopy and review of the literaturePathology International200925
Association analysis of genes involved in the maintenance of the integrity of the extracellular matrix with intracranial aneurysms in a Japanese cohortCerebrovascular Diseases200922
Plasma branched-chain amino acid levels and muscle energy metabolism in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseClinical Nutrition200921
Association of hypoxia-inducible factor-1 expression with histology in epithelial ovarian tumors: a quantitative analysis of HIF-1Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics200921
Compositions of volatile organic compounds emitted from melted virgin and waste plastic pelletsJournal of the Air and Waste Management Association200921
External apical root resorption and the interleukin-1B gene polymorphism in the Japanese populationOrthodontic Waves200919