Masahito Tachibana
Tohoku University
Publications 50
#1Kaou Tanoue (Tohoku University)
#2Hidekazu Nishigori (Fukushima Medical University)
Last.Tetsuro Hoshiai (Tohoku University)H-Index: 6
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This study aimed to clarify the interannual changes in intimate partner violence against pregnant women after the March 11, 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake in target areas of Miyagi Prefecture tha...
#1Zen Watanabe (Tohoku University)H-Index: 4
#2Hidekazu Nishigori (Tohoku University)H-Index: 7
Last.Kasumi Sakurai (Tohoku University)H-Index: 6
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Abstract Background Dysmenorrhea influences emotional distress as well as physical suffering in young non-pregnant women. The aim of this study was to assess the potential association between preconception dysmenorrhea and the development of psychological distress during pregnancy. Methods This study was a part of the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS), a nationwide birth cohort study conducted between 2011 and 2014 in Japan. A total of 87,102 pregnant Japanese women with no psycholog...
#1Hiroki Kurosawa (Tohoku University)H-Index: 5
#2Hiroki Utsunomiya (Tohoku University)H-Index: 18
Last.Jin Kumagai (Akita University)H-Index: 22
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Does a new system-the chip-sensing embryo respiration monitoring system (CERMs)-enable evaluation of embryo viability for potential application in a clinical IVF setting?The system enabled the oxygen consumption rate of spheroids, bovine embryos and frozen-thawed human embryos to be measured, and this rate corresponded to the developmental potential of embryos.To date, no reliable and clinically suitable objective evaluation methods for embryos are available, which circumvent the differences in ...
#1Naomi Shiga (Tohoku University)H-Index: 3
#2Masahito Tachibana (Tohoku University)H-Index: 14
Last.Nobuo Yaegashi (Tohoku University)H-Index: 44
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Abstract: Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) mutation is associated with serious human disorders and affects multiple organs and tissues with high-energy requirements. Since the transmission of mtDNA is complex and is not fully understood, an accurate estimation of mtDNA disease transmission by preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) or by prenatal diagnosis (PND) remains challenging. Recently, nuclear transfer techniques, including maternal spindle transfer (MST), pronuclear transfer (PNT) and polar bod...