Suematsu, M., Oshio, C., Miura, S., Tsuchiya, M. Real-time visualization of oxidative burst from single neutrophil by using ultrasensitive video intensifier microscopy. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 149, 1106-1110, 1987.

Suematsu, M., Kurose, I., Asako, H., Miura, S., Tsuchiya, M. In vivo visualization of oxyradical-dependent photoemission during endothelium-granulocyte interaction in microvascular beds treated with platelet-activating factor. J. Biochem. (Tokyo) 106, 355-360, 1989.

Suematsu, M., Schmid-Schoenbein, G.W., Chavez-Chavez, R.H., Yee, T.T., DeLano, F.A., Tamatani, T., Miyasaka, M., Zweifach, B.W. In vivo visualization of oxidative changes in microvessels during neutrophil activation. Am. J. Physiol. (Heart Circ. Physiol.) 264, H881-H891, 1993.

Suematsu, M., Tamatani, T., DeLano, F.A., Miyasaka, M., Forrest, M., Suzuki, H., Schmid-Schoenbein, G.W. Microvascular oxidative stress preceding leukocyte activation elicited by in vivo nitric oxide suppression. Am. J. Physiol. (Heart Circ. Physiol.) 266, H2410-H2415, 1994.

Suematsu, M., Kashiwagi, S., Sano, T., Goda, N., Shinoda, Y., Ishimura, Y. Carbon monoxide as an endogenous modulator of hepatic vascular perfusion. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 205, 1333-1337, 1994.

Suematsu, M., Goda, N., Sano. T., Kashiwagi, S., Egawa, T., Shinoda, Y., Ishimura, Y. Carbon monoxide : An endogenous modulator of sinusoidal tone in the perfused rat liver. J. Clin. Invest. 96, 2431-2437, 1995.

Suematsu, M., Wakabayashi, Y., Ishimura, Y. Gaseous monoxides: A novel regulator of microvascular function in the liver. Cardiovasc. Res. (invited review) 32, 679-686, 1996.

Yamaguchi, T., Wakabayashi, Y., Tanaka, M., Sano, T., Ishikawa, H., Nakajima, H., Suematsu, M., Ishimura, Y. Taurocholate is necessary for directional excretion bilirubin into bile in the perfused rat liver. Am. J. Physiol. (Gastrointest. Liver Physiol.) 270, G1028-G1032, 1996

Goda, N., Suematsu, M., Mukai, M., Kiyokawa, K., Notori, M., Nozawa, S., Ishimura, Y. Endogenous nitric oxide production modulates mitochondrion-dependent oxidative stress in cultured human placental trophoblastic cells. Am. J. Physiol. (Heart & Circ. Physiol.) 272 (40), H1893-1899, 1996.

Kashiwagi, S., Suematsu, M., Wakabayashi, Y., Koizumi, A., Tachibana, M., Kawada, N., Inoue, M., Ishimura, Y., Kaneko, A. Electrophysiological characterization of cultured hepatic stellate cells in rats. Am. J. Physiol. (Gastrointest. Liver Physiol.) 272, G742-G750, 1997.

Shiomi, M., Sano, T., Shinoda, Y., Wakabayashi, Y., Nimura, Y., Ishimura, Y., Suematsu, M. Nitric oxide suppression reversibly attenuates mitochondrial dysfunction and cholestasis in endotoxemic rat liver. Hepatology 27, 108-115, 1998.

Goda, N., Suzuki, K., Naito, M., Takeoka, S., Tsuchida, E., Ishimura, Y., Tamatani, T., Suematsu, M. Distribution of heme oxygenase isoforms in rat liver: Topographic basis for carbon monoxide-mediated microvascular relaxation. J. Clin. Invest. 101, 604-612, 1998.

Suzuki, H., DeLano, F.A., Parks, D.A., Jamshidi, N., Granger, D.N., Ishii, H., Suematsu, M., Zweifach, B.W., Schmid-Schoenbein, G.W. Xanthine oxidase activity associated with arterial blood pressure in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 95, 4754-4759, 1998.

Shinoda, Y., Suematsu, M., Wakabayashi, Y., Goda, N., Kashiwagi, S., Shimmura, S., Saito, S., Yamaguchi, T., Ishimura, Y. Carbon monoxide as a modulator of bile canalicular contractility in cultured rat hepatocytes. Hepatology 28, 286-295, 1998.

Hokari, R., Miura, S., Fujimori, H., Tsuzuki, Y., Shigematsu, T., Higuchi, H., Kimura, H., Serizawa, H., Suematsu, M., Yagita, H., Granger, D.N., Ishii, H. Nitric oxide modulates T lymphocyte migration in Peyer's patches and villus submucosa of rat small intestine. Gastroenterology 115, 618-627, 1998.

Johnston, B., Burns, A.R., Suematsu, M., Issekutz, T.B., Woodman, R.C., Kubes, P. Chronic inflammation upregulates chemokine receptors and induces neutrophil migration to monocyte chemoattractant protein-1. J. Clin. Invest. 103, 1269-1276, 1999

Mori, M., Suematsu, M., Kyokane, T., Sano, T., Suzuki, H., Yamaguchi, T., Ishimura, Y., Ishii, H. Carbon monoxide mediates alterations in paracellular permeability and vesicular transport in acetaminophen-treated perfused rat liver. Hepatology 30, 160-168, 1999.

Wakabayashi, Y., Takamiya, R., Mizuki, A., Kyokane, T., Goda, N., Yamaguchi, T., Takeoka, S., Tsuchida, E., Suematsu, M., Ishimura, Y. Carbon monoxide overproduced by heme oxygenase-1 causes a reduction of microvascular tone in perfused rat liver. Am. J. Physiol. (Gastrointest. Liver Physiol.) 277, G1088-1096, 1999.

Kumamoto, Y., Suematsu, M., Shimazu, M., Makino, N., Kato, Y., Sano, T., Wakabayashi, G., Ishimura, Y., Naito, M., Kitajima, M. Kupffer cell-independent hyperacute oxidative stress preceding impairment of bile acid-dependent bile formation in the cold storage-reperfused rat liver. Hepatology 30, 1454-1463, 1999.

Suematsu, M., Ishimura, Y. The heme oxygenase-carbon monoxide system: A regulator of hepatobiliary functions. Hepatology 31, 3-6, 2000.