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Volume 57, Number 2, April 2011


Physiological Significance of Lysophospholipids that Act on the Lumen Side of Mammalian Lower Digestive Tracts
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (456 kB)]
Akira Tokumura.....115

Role of the Ubiquitin-proteasome System in Methylmercury Toxicity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (220 kB)]
Gi-Wook Hwang.....129


Estrogenic Activity of Alkyl(thio)phenols and 4,4'-thiodiphenol Formed from Degradation of Commercial Insecticides
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (288 kB)]
Kenta Yamada, Masanori Terasaki, and Masakazu Makino.....134

Preventive and Therapeutic Effects Ramulus Mori Extract on Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice via Suppression of Inflammatory T Cells
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (1.53 MB)]
Seong-Soo Roh, Bu-Il Seo, Yong-Ung Kim, Sae-Kwang Ku, and Young-Bae Seo.....142

Quinolinic Acid Decreases Mental Activity in Mice by Damaging Brain Neurons through the Activation of N-methyl-D-aspartate Receptors: Proposed Relationship to Human Mental Fatigue
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (4.69 MB)]
Yasuo Morimoto, Qian Zhang, and Koji Adachi.....153

Species Difference between Cynomolgus Monkeys and Humans on Cytochromes P450 2D and 3A-Dependent Drug Oxidation Activities in Liver Microsomes
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (588 kB)]
Chie Emoto, Kazuhide Iwasaki, Ryo Koizumi, Masahiro Utoh, Norie Murayama, Yasuhiro Uno, and Hiroshi Yamazaki.....164


Antiinflammatory and Antioxidant Effects of Aqueous Extract from Phellinus gilvus in Rats
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (136 kB)]
Sung-Hwan Kim, Jeong-Hyeon Lim, Changjong Moon, Soo-Hyun Park, Sung-Ho Kim, Dong-Ho Shin, Seung-Chun Park, and Jong-Choon Kim.....171

Nanoscale Titanium Dioxide Particles Modulate Signaling Cascades for Tumor Necrosis Factor-α Release from Macrophages
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (244 kB)]
Sung Bae Kim and Hiroaki Tao.....177

Identification of Dimethylmatairesinol as an Immunoglobulin E-suppressing Component of the Leaves of Cinnamomum camphora
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (304 kB)]
Hiroki Tanabe, Ryuuta Fukutomi, Kensuke Yasui, Akihiro Kaneko, Shinjiro Imai, Tsutomu Nakayama, and Mamoru Isemura.....184

Exogenous S-adenosyl-L-methionine Could Inhibit c-myc Overexpression Induced by As2O3 in Normal Human Liver HL-7702 Cells
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (176 kB)]
Yongmei Qi, Ailing Li, Dejun Huang, Yihong Tian, and Yingmei Zhang.....188

Effects of Lead Nitrate on Liver Weight and Serum Total Cholesterol Amounts in Stroke-Prone Spontaneously Hypertensive and Wistar-Kyoto Rats
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (232 kB)]
Kiyomitsu Nemoto, Takahiro Yasuda, Tokihiro Hikida, Sei Ito, Misaki Kojima, and Masakuni Degawa.....192


Mast Cells Modulate Interleukin-4 Production Independently of Interferon-gamma Generation by Invariant Natural Killer T Cells through the Suppression of Notch Signaling
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (940 kB)]
Daisuke Kurihara, Nobuyuki Fukuishi, Kazue Kadota, Hirofumi Hamano, Hayato Teruya, Nobuaki Matsui, and Masaaki Akagi.....197

Combined Effects of Manganese, Iron, Copper, and Dopamine on Oxidative DNA Damage
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (116 kB)]
Motozumi Ando, Koji Ueda, Yoshinori Okamoto, and Nakao Kojima.....204

Therapeutic Effects of Ca2+ on Peritoneal Dissemination of Gastric Carcinoma in Vivo
[Abstract], [Full-Text PDF (3.59 MB)]
Kazuki Tatsumi, Hideaki Ichihara, Yuji Komizu, Koichi Goto, and Ryuichi Ueoka.....210