1) Takeishi Y, Kubota I: Role of toll-like receptor mediated signaling pathway in ischemic heart. Frontiers in Bioscience. 2009 Jan; 14: 2553-2558

2) Hirose M, Takeishi Y, Niizeki T, Shimojo H, Nakada T, Kubota I, Nakayama J, Mende U, Yamada M: Diacylglycerol kinase zeta inhibits G(alpha)q-induced atrial remodeling in transgenic mice. Heart Rhythm. 2009 Jan; 6(1): 78-84

3) Inoue S, Nakamura H, Shibata Y, Abe S, Takabatake N, Sata M, Takeda H, Kubota I: Effect of antibiotic therapy on the inflammatory responses during streptococcal pneumonia in emphysematous mice. EXCLI J. 2009 Feb; 8: 50-57

4) Ikeda A, Konta T, Takasaki S, Hao Z, Suzuki K, Sato H, Shibata Y, Takeishi Y, Kato T, Kawata S, Kubota I: In a non-diabetic Japanese population, the combination of macroalbuminuria and increased urine beta 2-microglobulin predicts a decline of renal function: the Takahata study. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2009 Mar; 24(3): 841-847

5) Niizeki T, Takeishi Y, Kitahara T, Suzuki S, Sasaki T, Ishino M, Kubota I: Combination of conventional biomarkers for risk stratification in chronic heart failure. J Cardiol. 2009 Apr; 53(2):179-187

6) Abiko H, Konta T, Hao Z, Takasaki S, Suzuki K, Ichikawa K, Ikeda A, Shibata Y, Takeishi Y, Kawata S, Kato T, Kubota I: Factors correlated with plasma renin activity in general Japanese population. Clin Exp Nephrol. 2009 Apr;13(2): 130-137

7) Takabatake N, Toriyama S, Igarashi A, Tokairin Y, Takeishi Y, Konta T, Inoue S, Abe S, Shibata Y, Kubota I: A novel polymorphism in CDC6 is associted with the decline in lung function of ex-smokers in COPD. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009 Apr; 381(4):554-559

8) Kaneko K, Hirono O, Yuuki K, Tamura H, Ishino M, Daidouji H, Ito H, Kubota I: Complete atrioventricular block due to venous stent migration from innominated vein to right ventricle: A case report. J Cardiol. 2009 Jun; 53(3): 453-457

9) Ichikawa K, Konta T, Emi M, Toriyama S, Takasaki S, Ikeda A, Shibata Y, Takabatake N, Takeishi Y, Kato T, Kawata S, Kubota I: Genetic polymorphisms of paraoxonase-1 are associated with chronic kidney disease in Japanese women. Kidney Int. 2009 Jul; 76(2): 183-189

10) Daimon M, Oizumi T,Toriyama S, Karasawa S, Jimbu Y, Wada K, Kameda W, Susa S, Muramatsu M, Kubota I, Kawata S, Kato T: Association of the Ser326Cys polymorphism in the OGG1 gene with type 2 DM. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009 Aug; 386(1): 26-29

11) Saito T, Nishise Y, Makino N, Haga H, Ishii R, Okumoto K, Ito J, Wanatabbe H, Saito K, Takeda H, Togashi H, Kubota I, Daimon M, Kato T, Kawata S: Impact of metabolic syndrome on elevated serum alanine aminotransferase levels in the Japanese population. Metabolism. 2009 Aug; 58(8): 1067-1075

12) Arimoto T, Sekiguchi Y, Tada H, Koyama T, Igarashi M, Yamasaki H, Kuroki K, Machino T, Soejima K, Aonuma K. Epicardial Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia with Manual Controlled External Irrigation in a Patient with Non-ischemic Cardiomyopathy. J Arrhythmia 2009; 25: 101-106

13) Arimoto T, Tada H, Sekiguchi Y, Igarashi M, Yamasaki H, Kuroki K, Horigome H, Aonuma K. Implantable cardioverter defibrillator in a patient with Eisenmenger syndrome after a Senning repair for a transposition of the great arteries. J Arrhythmia 2009; 25: 107-111

14) Igarashi A, Shibata Y, Yamauchi K, Osaka D, Takabatake N, Abe S, Inoue S, Kimura T, Yamaguchi Y, Ishizaki J, Hanasaki K, Kubota I: Gly80Ser polymorphism of phospholipase A2-IID is associated with cytokine inducibility in A549 cells. Respiration. 2009; 78(3): 312-321

15) Suzuki K, Konta T, Takasaki S, Ikeda A, Ichikawa K, Sato H, Shibata Y, Watanabe T, Kato T, Kawata S, Kubota I: High variability of albuminuria in nondiabetic population: the Takahata Study. Clin Exp Nephrol. 2009 Oct; 13(5): 452-459

16) Takasaki S, Konta T, Shiomi K, Kubota I: Quiz page October 2009. Tetramine poisoning. Neurologic symptoms in a dialysis patients after ingesting seafood. Am J Kidney Dis. 2009 Oct; 54(4): A37-39

17) Yamauchi K, Shibata Y, Kimura T, Abe S, Inoue S, Osaka D, Sato M, Igarashi A, Kubota I: Azithromycin suppresses interleukin-12p40 expression in lipopolysaccharide and interferon-γ stimulated macrophages. Int J Biol Sci. 2009 Oct; 5(7): 667-678

18) Inoue H, Fujiki A, Origasa H, Ogawa S, Okumura K, Kubota I, Aizawa Y, Yamashita T, Atarashi H, Horie M, Ohe T, Doi Y, Shimizu A, Chishaki A, Saikawa T, Yano K, Kitabatake A, Mitamura H, Kodama I, Kamakura S: Prevalence of atrial fibrillation in the general population of Japan: An analysis based on periodic health examination. Int J Cardiol. 2009 Oct; 137(2): 102-107

19) Imai E, Horio M, Watanabe T, Iseki K, Yamagata K, Hara S, Ura N, Kiyohara Y, Moriyama T, Ando Y, Fujimoto S, Konta T, Yokoyama H, Makino H, Hishida A, Matsuo S: Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in the Japanese general population. Clin Exp Nephrol. 2009 Dec; 13(6): 621-630

20) Arimoto T, Tada H, Sekiguchi Y, Koyama T, Igarashi M, Yamasaki H, Machino T, Kuroki K, Kuga K, Aonuma K. Efficacy and safety of strict voltage based substrate mapping and radiofrequency catheter ablation in electrical storms- Review of a substrate mapping guided ablation in frequent appropriate shocks - J Arrhythmia 2009; 25: 193-202.

21) 西山悟史,渡邉哲,久保田功,武田憲夫,深尾彰,有海躬行:山形県急性心筋梗塞登録評価研究事業平成19年のまとめ.山形県医師会会報.2009;689:15-19

22) 有本貴範、関口幸夫、小山 崇、山崎 浩、町野 毅、黒木健志、久賀圭祐、山口 巌、副島京子、青沼和隆.心外膜側からの生理食塩液Irrigation下アブレーションによって根治が得られた心室頻拍の一例.臨床心臓電気生理 2009; 32: 231-238.