Murai, M., Yoneyama, H., Ezaki, T., Suematsu, M., Terashima, Y., Harada, A., Hamada, H., Asakura, H., Ishikawa, H., Matsushima, K. Subendothelial dome of gut Peyerfs patches is the essential anatomical site in initiating acute graft-versus-host disease. Nat. Immunol. 4, 154-160, 2003.


Mitani F, Mukai K, Miyamoto H, Suematsu M, Ishimura Y. The undifferentiated cell zone is a stem cell zone in adult rat adrenal cortex. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1619, 317-324, 2003.


Mukai, K., Mitani, F., Nagasawa, H., Suzuki, R., Suzuki, T., Suematsu, M., Ishimura, Y. An inverse correlation between expression of a preprocathepsin B-related protein with cysteine-rich sequences and steroid 11-hydroxylase in adrenocortical cells. J. Biol. Chem. 278, 17084-17092, 2003.


Ogishima T, Kinoshita JY, Mitani F, Suematsu M, Ito A. Identification of outer mitochondrial membrane cytochrome b5 as a modulator for androgen synthesis in Leydig cells. J. Biol. Chem. 278, 21204-21211, 2003.


Kato, Y., Shimazu, M., Kondo, M., Kumamoto, Y., Wakabayashi, G., Kitajima, M., Suematsu, M. Bilirubin rinse: A simple protectant against the rat liver graft injury mimicking heme oxygenase-1 preconditioning. Hepatology 38, 364-373, 2003.


Miyazawa, M., Suzuki, H., Masaoka, T., Kai, A., Suematsu, M., Nagata, H., Miura, S., Ishii, H. Suppressed apoptosis in the inflamed gastric mucosa of Helicobacter pylori-colonized iNOS-knockout mice. Free Radic. Biol. Med. 34, 121-1630, 2003



Suematsu, M. Quartet signal transducers in gas biology. Antioxid. Redox Signal. 5, 435-437, 2003.


Suematsu, M., Suganuma, K., Kashiwagi, S. Mechanistic probing of gaseous signal transduction in microcirculation. Antioxid. Redox Signal. 5, 485-492, 2003.



Norimizu, S., Kudo, A., Ishikawa, K., Kajimura, M., Yamaguchi, T., Fujii, K., Taniai, H., Nimura, Y., Suematsu, M. Carbon monoxide stimulates mrp2-dependent excretion of bilirubin-IX into bile in the perfused rat liver. Antioxid. Redox Signal. 5, 449-456, 2003.


Schaefer, S., Kajimura, M., Tsuyama, S., Uchida, K., Sato, E., Inoue, M., Suematsu, M., Watanabe, K. Aberrant utilization of nitric oxide and regulation of soluble guanylate cyclase in rat diabetic retinopathy. Antioxid. Redox Signal. 457-466, 2003.


Egawa, T., Yoshioka, S., Takahashi, S., Hori, H., Nagano, S., Shimada, H., Ishimori, K., Morishima, I., Suematsu, M., Ishimura, Y. Kinetic and spectroscopic characterization of hydroperoxy compound in the reaction of native myoglobin with hydrogen peroxide. J. Biol. Chem. 278, 41597-41606, 2003.


Nagano, S., Shimada, H., Tarumi, A., Hishiki, T., Kimata-Ariga, Y., Egawa, T., Suematsu, M., Park, S.Y., Adachi, S., Shiro, Y., Ishimura, Y. Infrared spectroscopic and mutational studies on putidaredoxin-induced conformational changes in ferrous CO-P450cam. Biochemistry 42, 14507-14514. 2003


Watanabe, T., Hasegawa, G., Yamamoto, T., Hatakeyama, K., Suematsu, M., Naito, M. Expression of heme oxygenase-1 in rat ontogeny. Arch. Histol. Cytol. 66, 155-162, 2003.