JAPANESE

Publications

2020

Cluster-based approach to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) response in Japan-February-April 2020.
Oshitani H; Experts Members of The National COVID-19 Cluster Taskforce at Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Japan.
Jpn J Infect Dis. 2020 Jun 30. doi: 10.7883/yoken.JJID.2020.363. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed.
Clusters of Coronavirus Disease in Communities, Japan, January-April 2020.
Furuse Y, Sando E, Tsuchiya N, Miyahara R, Yasuda I, Ko YK, Saito M, Morimoto K, Imamura T, Shobugawa Y, Nagata S, Jindai K, Imamura T, Sunagawa T, Suzuki M, Nishiura H, Oshitani H.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2020 Jun 10;26(9). doi: 10.3201/eid2609.202272. Online ahead of print.
PubMed.
Association between Numbers of "Imported Cases" and "Reported Cases in a Source Country" of COVID-19: January to April 2020 in Japan.
Furuse Y, Oshitani H.
J Infect. 2020 Jun 6:S0163-4453(20)30383-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2020.06.005. Online ahead of print.
PubMed.
Urban informal settlements as hotspots of antimicrobial resistance and the need to curb environmental transmission.
Nadimpalli ML, Marks SJ, Montealegre MC, Gilman RH, Pajuelo MJ, Saito M, Tsukayama P, Njenga SM, Kiiru J, Swarthout J, Islam MA, Julian TR, Pickering AJ.
Nat Microbiol. 2020 Jun;5(6):787-795. doi: 10.1038/s41564-020-0722-0. Epub 2020 May 25.
PubMed.
Quantitative and Qualitative Perturbations of CD8+ MAITs in Healthy Mycobacterium tuberculosis-Infected Individuals.
Pomaznoy M, Kuan R, Lindvall M, Burel JG, Seumois G, Vijayanand P, Taplitz R, Gilman RH, Saito M, Lewinsohn DM, Sette A, Peters B, Lindestam Arlehamn CS.
Immunohorizons. 2020; 4(6):292-307. doi: 10.4049/immunohorizons.2000031.
PubMed.
Epidemiology of COVID-19 Outbreak in Japan, January-March 2020.
Furuse Y, K Ko Y, Saito M, Shobugawa Y, Jindai K, Saito T, Nishiura H, Sunagawa T, Suzuki M; National Task Force for COVID-19 Outbreak in Japan.
Jpn J Infect Dis. 2020 Apr 30. doi: 10.7883/yoken.JJID.2020.271. Online ahead of print.
PubMed.
Receptor-Binding Assays of Enterovirus D68.
Imamura T, Okamoto M, Oshitani H.
Methods Mol Biol. 2020;2132:629-639. doi: 10.1007/978-1-0716-0430-4_54.PubMed.
Are high-performing health systems resilient against the COVID-19 epidemic?
Legido-Quigley H, Asgari N, Teo YY, Leung GM, Oshitani H, Fukuda K, Cook AR, Hsu LY, Shibuya K, Heymann D.
Lancet. 2020 Mar 14;395(10227):848-850. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(20)30551-1. Epub 2020 Mar 6.PubMed.
Recombinant Nontypeable Genotype II Human Noroviruses in the Americas.
Tohma K, Lepore CJ, Degiuseppe JI, Stupka JA, Saito M, Mayta H, Zimic M, Ford-Siltz LA, Gilman RH, Parra GI.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2020 Jan;26(1):157-159. doi: 10.3201/eid2601.190626.
PubMed.

2019

Potential underestimation of influenza virus burden in infants.
Imamura T, Saito M, Oshitani H.
Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2019 Sep 3. pii: S2352-4642(19)30278-0. doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(19)30278-0.PubMed.
Environmental presence and genetic characteristics of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae from hospital sewage and river water in the Philippines.
Suzuki Y, Nazareno PJ, Nakano R, Mondoy M, Nakano A, Bugayong MP, Bilar J, Perez M 5th, Medina EJ, Saito-Obata M, Saito M, Nakashima K, Oshitani H, Yano H.
Appl Environ Microbiol. 2019 Nov 8. pii: AEM.01906-19. doi: 10.1128/AEM.01906-19. [Epub ahead of print]PubMed.
Age-specific incidence rates and risk factors for respiratory syncytial virus-associated lower respiratory tract illness in cohort children under 5 years old in the Philippines.
Ueno F, Tamaki R, Saito M, Okamoto M, Saito-Obata M, Kamigaki T, Suzuki A, Segubre-Mercado E, Aloyon HD, Tallo V, Lupisan SP, Oshitani H; RSV Working Group in the Philippines.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2019 Jul;13(4):339-353. doi: 10.1111/irv.12639. Epub 2019 Mar 19.PubMed.
Fluctuations in antibody titers against enterovirus D68 in pediatric sera collected in a community before, during, and after a possible outbreak.
Kadji FMN, Nishimura H, Okamoto M, Sato K, Ohmiya S, Ito H, Suzuki A, Nagai Y, Oshitani H.
Jpn J Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 30. doi: 10.7883/yoken.JJID.2019.056. PubMed.
Use of antibiotics for common illnesses among children aged under 5 years in arural community in Indonesia: a cross-sectional study.
Alkaff RN, Kamigaki T, Saito M, Ariyanti F, Iriani DU, Oshitani H.
Trop Med Health. 2019 Jul 18;47:45. doi: 10.1186/s41182-019-0173-6. eCollection
2019.PubMed.
Evolutionary and Functional Diversity of the 5' Untranslated Region oEnterovirus D68: Increased Activity of the Internal Ribosome Entry Site of Viral
Strains during the 2010s.
Furuse Y, Chaimongkol N, Okamoto M, Oshitani H.
Viruses. 2019 Jul 8;11(7). pii: E626. doi: 10.3390/v11070626.PubMed.
The association between consuming bivalves, and acute gastroenteritis and norovirus in Tokyo, Japan.
Kobayashi D, Saito M, Heike Y, Yokota K, Arioka H, Oshitani H.
J Med Virol. 2019 Jun;91(6):986-996. doi: 10.1002/jmv.25416. Epub 2019 Feb 7.PubMed.
Circulating T cell-monocyte complexes are markers of immune perturbations.
Burel JG, Pomaznoy M, Lindestam Arlehamn CS, Weiskopf D, da Silva, Antunes R, Jung Y, Babor M, Schulten V, Seumois G, Greenbaum JA, Premawansa S, Premawansa G, Wijewickrama A, Vidanagama D, Gunasena B, Tippalagama R, deSilva AD, Gilman RH, Saito M, Taplitz R, Ley K, Vijayanand P, Sette A, Peters B.
Elife. 2019 Jun 25;8. pii: e46045. doi: 10.7554/eLife.46045.PubMed.
Molecular characterization of enterovirus-A71 in children with acute flaccid paralysis in the Philippines.
Apostol LN, Shimizu H, Suzuki A, Umami RN, Jiao MMA, Tandoc A 3rd, Saito M, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
BMC Infect Dis. 2019 May 2;19(1):370. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-3955-x.PubMed.
An enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli outbreak spread through the environment at
an institute for people with intellectual disabilities in Japan in 2005.
Ota M, Kamigaki T, Mimura S, Nakashima K, Ogami T.
Western Pac Surveill Response J. 2019 Apr 29;10(2):14-21. doi:10.5365/wpsar.2017.8.4.010. eCollection 2019 Apr-Jun.PubMed.
Aetiology and risks factors associated with the fatal outcomes of childhood pneumonia among hospitalised children in the Philippines from 2008 to 2016: a case series study.
Dembele BPP, Kamigaki T, Dapat C, Tamaki R, Saito M, Saito M, Okamoto M, Igoy MAU, Mercado ES, Mondoy M, Tallo VL, Lupisan SP, Egawa S, Oshitani H.
BMJ Open. 2019 Mar 30;9(3):e026895. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026895. PubMed.
Indonesian Hajj Cohorts and Mortality in Saudi Arabia from 2004 to 2011.
Pane M, Kong FYM, Purnama TB, Glass K, Imari S, Samaan G, Oshitani H.
J Epidemiol Glob Health. 2019 Mar;9(1):11-18. doi: 10.2991/jegh.k.181231.001. PubMed.
Transmission of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Among Children Under 5 Years in Households of Rural Communities, the Philippines.
Otomaru H, Kamigaki T, Tamaki R, Okamoto M, Alday PP, Tan AG, Manalo JI, Segubre-Mercado E, Inobaya MT, Tallo V, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Mar 11;6(3):ofz045. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofz045. PubMed.
Etiology and epidemiology of community-acquired pneumonia in adults requiring hospital admission: a prospective study in rural Central Philippines.
Lupisan S, Suzuki A, Macalalad N, Egos R, Sombrero L, Okamoto M, Dapat C, Mondoy M, Galang H, Zeta VFF, de la Pena F, Romano V, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
Int J Infect Dis. 2019 Mar;80:46-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2018.12.005. Epub 2018 Dec 11.PubMed.
Distribution of norovirus and sapovirus genotypes with emergence of NoV GII.P16/GII.2 recombinant strains in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Supadej K, Khamrin P, Kumthip K, Malasao R, Chaimongkol N, Saito M, Oshitani H, Ushijima H, Maneekarn N
J Med Virol. 2019 Feb;91(2):215-224. doi: 10.1002/jmv.25261. Epub 2018 Oct 17.
PubMed.
Association Between Preceding Viral Respiratory Infection and Subsequent Respiratory Illnesses Among Children: A Prospective Cohort Study in the Philippines.
Furuse Y, Tamaki R, Okamoto M, Saito-Obata M, Suzuki A, Saito M, Imamura T, Khandaker I, Dapat I, Ueno F, Alday PP, Tan AG, Inobaya MT, Segubre-Mercado E, Tallo V, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
J Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 7;219(2):197-205. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy515.
PubMed.
Detection of Subgenotype IA and IIIA Hepatitis A Viruses in Rivers Flowing through Metro Manila, the Philippines.
Bai H, Shiota T, Yoshizaki S, Saito-Obata M, Malbas FF Jr, Lupisan SP, Oshitani H, Takeda N, Muramatsu M, Wakita T, Ishii K, Li TC.
Jpn J Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 23;72(1):53-55. doi: 10.7883/yoken.JJID.2018.148. Epub 2018 Aug 31.
PubMed.

2018

Complete Genome Sequences of 12 Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus (Human Orthopneumovirus) Strains Detected in Children with Repeated Subgroup B Infections in the Philippines.
Okamoto M, Sakamoto M, Dapat C, Saito M, Saito-Obata M, Tamaki R, Lupisan SP, Oshitani H.
Microbiol Resour Announc. 2018 Dec 6;7(22). pii: e01017-18.PubMed.
Father's roles and perspectives on healthcare seeking for children with pneumonia: findings of a qualitative study in a rural community of the Philippines.
Sato M, Oshitani H, Tamaki R, Oyamada N, Sato K, Nadra AR, Landicho J, Alday PP, Lupisan S, Tallo VL.
BMJ Open. 2018 Nov 21;8(11):e023857. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023857.PubMed.
Association between preceding viral respiratory infection and subsequent respiratory illnesses among children: A prospective cohort study in the Philippines.
Furuse Y, Tamaki R, Okamoto M, Saito-Obata M, Suzuki A, Saito M, Imamura T, Khandaker I, Dapat I, Ueno F, Alday PP, Tan AG, Inobaya MT, Segubre-Mercado E, Tallo V, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
J Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 5. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy515. [Epub ahead of print]
PubMed.
Molecular Characterization of Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Children with Repeated Infections with Subgroup B in the Philippines.
Okamoto M, Dapat CP
, Sandagon AMD, Batangan-Nacion LP, Lirio IC, Tamaki R, Saito M, Saito-Obata M, Lupisan SP, Oshitani H.
J Infect Dis. 2018 Aug 24;218(7):1045-1053. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy256.PubMed.
Clinical Features of Human Metapneumovirus Pneumonia in Non-Immunocompromised Patients: An Investigation of Three Long-Term Care Facility Outbreaks.
Karimata Y, Kinjo T, Parrott G, Uehara A, Nabeya D, Haranaga, S,Higa F, Tateyama M, Miyagawa K, Kishaba T, Otani K, Okamoto M, Nishimura H, Fujita J.
J Infect Dis. 2018 Aug 14;218(6):868-875. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy261.PubMed.
Comprehensive Etiological and Epidemiological Study on Acute Respiratory Infections in Children: Providing Evidence for the Prevention and Control of Childhood Pneumonia in the Philippines, Journal of Disaster Research.
Raita Tamaki, Veronica L. Tallo, Alvin G. Tan, Mark Donald C. Re?osa, Portia P. Alday, Jhoys M. Landicho, Marianette T. Inobaya, Mayuko Saito, Taro Kamigaki, Michiko Okamoto, Mariko Saito, Clyde Dapat, Bindongo P. P. Dembele, Mary Lorraine S. Mationg, Melisa U. Mondoy, Socorro P. Lupisan, Hitoshi Oshitani.
Journal of Disaster Research. 2018 Aug 1. 13;4:740-750 .PubMed.
Genetic diversity of human sapovirus across the Americas.
Diez-Valcarce M, Castro CJ, Marine RL, Halasa N, Mayta H, Saito M, Tsaknaridis L, Pan CY, Bucardo F, Becker-Dreps S, Lopez MR, Magaña LC, Ng TFF, Vinjé J.
J Clin Virol. 2018 Jul;104:65-72. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2018.05.003. Epub 2018 May6.
PubMed.
Epidemiology of Sapovirus Infections in a Birth Cohort in Peru.
Sánchez GJ, Mayta H, Pajuelo MJ, Neira K, Xiaofang L, Cabrera L, Ballard SB, Crabtree JE, Kelleher D, Cama V, Bern C, Oshitani H, Gilman RH, Saito M; Sapovirus Working Group.
Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Jun 1;66(12):1858-1863. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix1103.PubMed.
Concurrent Community Transmission of Enterovirus D68 With Human Rhinoviruses and Respiratory Syncytial Virus Among Children in Sendai, Japan.
Metoki T, Okamoto M, Suzuki A, Kitaoka S, Miyabayashi H, Rokugo Y, Onuma R, Noguchi R, Sato T, Watanabe Y, Ohmiya S, Sato K, Nishimura H, Oshitani H, Kumaki S.
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2018 May;37(5):394-400.doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000001768.
PubMed.
Complete Genome Sequence of a Nontypeable GII Norovirus Detected in Peru.
Tohma K, Saito M, Mayta H, Zimic M, Lepore CJ, Ford-Siltz LA, Gilman RH, Parra GI. Genome Announc. 2018 Mar 8;6(10). pii: e00095-18. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00095-18.
PubMed.
Complete Genome Sequences of 13 Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Subgroup A Strains of Genotypes NA1 and ON1 Isolated in the Philippines.
Malasao R, Furuse Y, Okamoto M, Dapat C, Saito M, Saito-Obata M, Tamaki R, Segubre-Mercado E, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
Genome Announc. 2018 Mar 8;6(10). pii: e00151-18. PubMed.

2017

Efficient isolation of human metapneumovirus using MNT-1, a human malignant melanoma cell line with early and distinct cytopathic effects.
Sato K, Watanabe O, Ohmiya S, Chiba F, Suzuki A, Okamoto M, Younghuang J, Hata A, Nonaka H, Kitaoka S, Nagai Y, Kawamura K, Hayashi M, Kumaki S, Suzuki T, Kawakami K, Nishimura H.
Microbiol Immunol. 2017 Nov;61(11):497-506. PubMed.
Global respiratory syncytial virus-associated mortality in young children (RSV GOLD): a retrospective case series.
Scheltema NM, Gentile A, Lucion F, Nokes DJ, Munywoki PK, Madhi SA, Groome MJ, Cohen C, Moyes J, Thorburn K, Thamthitiwat S, Oshitani H, Lupisan SP, Gordon A, S?nchez JF, O'Brien KL; PERCH Study Group, Gessner BD, Sutanto A, Mejias A, Ramilo O, Khuri-Bulos N, Halasa N, de-Paris F, Pires MR, Spaeder MC, Paes BA, Sim?es EAF, Leung TF, da Costa Oliveira MT, de Freitas L?zaro Emediato CC, Bassat Q, Butt W, Chi H, Aamir UB, Ali A, Lucero MG, Fasce RA, Lopez O, Rath BA, Polack FP, Papenburg J, Rogli? S, Ito H, Goka EA, Grobbee DE, Nair H, Bont LJ.
Lancet Glob Health. 2017 Oct;5(10):e984-e991. PubMed.
Complete Coding Genome Sequences of Uncommon GII.8 Sapovirus Strains Identified in Diarrhea Samples Collected from Peruvian Children.
Kagning Tsinda E, Malasao R, Furuse Y, Gilman RH, Liu X, Apaza S, Espetia S, Cama V, Oshitani H, Saito M.
Genome Announc. 2017 Oct 26;5(43).
PubMed.
Global, regional, and national disease burden estimates of acute lower respiratory infections due to respiratory syncytial virus in young children in 2015: a systematic review and modelling study.
Shi T, McAllister DA, O'Brien KL, Simoes EAF, Madhi SA, Gessner BD, Polack FP, Balsells E, Acacio S, Aguayo C, Alassani I, Ali A, Antonio M, Awasthi S, Awori JO, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Baggett HC, Baillie VL, Balmaseda A, Barahona A, Basnet S, Bassat Q, Basualdo W, Bigogo G, Bont L, Breiman RF, Brooks WA, Broor S, Bruce N, Bruden D, Buchy P, Campbell S, Carosone-Link P, Chadha M, Chipeta J, Chou M, Clara W, Cohen C, de Cuellar E, Dang DA, Dash-Yandag B, Deloria-Knoll M, Dherani M, Eap T, Ebruke BE, Echavarria M, de Freitas Lázaro Emediato CC, Fasce RA, Feikin DR, Feng L, Gentile A, Gordon A, Goswami D, Goyet S, Groome M, Halasa N, Hirve S, Homaira N, Howie SRC, Jara J, Jroundi I, Kartasasmita CB, Khuri-Bulos N, Kotloff KL, Krishnan A, Libster R, Lopez O, Lucero MG, Lucion F, Lupisan SP, Marcone DN, McCracken JP, Mejia M, Moisi JC, Montgomery JM, Moore DP, Moraleda C, Moyes J, Munywoki P, Mutyara K, Nicol MP, Nokes DJ, Nymadawa P, da Costa Oliveira MT, Oshitani H, Pandey N, Paranhos-Baccalà G, Phillips LN, Picot VS, Rahman M, Rakoto-Andrianarivelo M, Rasmussen ZA, Rath BA, Robinson A, Romero C, Russomando G, Salimi V, Sawatwong P, Scheltema N, Schweiger B, Scott JAG, Seidenberg P, Shen K, Singleton R, Sotomayor V, Strand TA, Sutanto A, Sylla M, Tapia MD, Thamthitiwat S, Thomas ED, Tokarz R, Turner C, Venter M, Waicharoen S, Wang J, Watthanaworawit W, Yoshida LM, Yu H, Zar HJ, Campbell H, Nair H; RSV Global Epidemiology Network.
Lancet. 2017 Sep 2;390(10098):946-958. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30938-8. Epub 2017 Jul 7. Review.
PubMed.
Analysis of patient data from laboratories during the Ebola virus disease outbreak in Liberia, April 2014 to March 2015.
Furuse Y, Fallah M, Oshitani H, Kituyi L, Mahmoud N, Musa E, Gasasira A, Nyenswah T, Dahn B, Bawo L.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Jul 21;11(7):e0005804.
PubMed.
Estimates of influenza and respiratory syncytial virus incidences with fraction modeling approach in Baguio City, the Philippines, 2012-2014.
Kamigaki T, Aldey PP, Mercado ES, Tan AG, Javier JB, Lupisan SP, Oshitani H, Tallo VL.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2017 Jul;11(4):311-318.
PubMed.
First detection of DS-1-like G1P[8] human rotavirus strains from children with diarrhoea in the Philippines.
Yamamoto D, Tandoc A 3rd, Mercado E, Quicho F, Lupisan S, Obata-Saito M, Okamoto M, Suzuki A, Tamaki R, Sombrero L, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
New Microbes New Infect. 2017 Apr 23;18:54-57.
PubMed.
Global Transmission Dynamics of Measles in the Measles Elimination Era.
Furuse Y, Oshitani H.
Viruses. 2017 Apr 16;9(4). pii: E82.
PubMed.
Environmental Surveillance of Norovirus Genogroups I and II for Sensitive Detection of Epidemic Variants.
Kazama S, Miura T, Masago Y, Konta Y, Tohma K, Manaka T, Liu X, Nakayama D, Tanno T, Saito M, Oshitani H, Omura T.
Appl Environ Microbiol. 2017 Apr 17;83(9).
PubMed.
Effectiveness of 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) vaccines: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Lansbury LE, Smith S, Beyer W, Karamehic E, Pasic-Juhas E, Sikira H, Mateus A,Oshitani H, Zhao H, Beck CR, Nguyen-Van-Tam JS.
Vaccine. 2017 Apr 11;35(16):1996-2006.PubMed.
Bordetella pertussis infection in children with severe pneumonia, Philippines, 2012-2015.
Sadiasa A, Saito-Obata M, Dapat C; RITM-Tohoku Collaborative Research Group (Saito M, Frederick Quicho R, Perez M, Joy Almonia D, De Leon-Asi L, Tamaki R, Sombrero L, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
Vaccine. 2017 Feb 15;35(7):993-996.
PubMed.
An Integrated Workflow To Assess Technical and Biological Variability of Cell Population Frequencies in Human Peripheral Blood by Flow Cytometry.
Burel JG, Qian Y, Lindestam Arlehamn C, Weiskopf D, Zapardiel-GonzaloJ, Taplitz R, Gilman RH, Saito M, de Silva AD, Vijayanand P, Scheuermann RH, Sette A, Peters B.
J Immunol. 2017 Feb 15;198(4):1748-1758.
PubMed.

2016

Seasonality of Influenza and Respiratory Syncytial Viruses and the Effect of Climate Factors in Subtropical-Tropical Asia Using Influenza-Like Illness Surveillance Data, 2010 -2012.
Kamigaki T, Chaw L, Tan AG, Tamaki R, Alday PP, Javier JB, Olveda RM, Oshitani H, Tallo VL.
PLoS One. 2016 Dec 21;11(12):e0167712.
PubMed.
First report of severe acute otitis media caused by Campylobacter rectus and review of the literature.
Kakuta R, Hidaka H, Yano H, Okamoto M, Ozawa D, Endo S, Kaku M, Katori Y.
J Infect Chemother. 2016 Dec;22(12):800-803.
PubMed.
Analyses of Evolutionary Characteristics of the Hemagglutinin-Esterase Gene of Influenza C Virus during a Period of 68 Years Reveals Evolutionary Patterns Different from Influenza A and B Viruses.
Furuse Y, Matsuzaki Y, Nishimura H, Oshitani H.
Viruses. 2016 Nov 26;8(12). pii: E321.
PubMed.
Laboratory Diagnosis for Outbreak-Prone Infectious Diseases after Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), Philippines.
Saito-Obata M, Saito M, Tan TC, Medado IA, Dapat C, Okamoto M, Tamaki R, Capistrano RC, Segubre-Mercado E, Lupisan SP, Oshitani H.
PLoS Curr. 2016 Oct 21;8. pii: ecurrents.dis.9c3cb7b01ec2d04eef2406dbe03d253d.
PubMed.
Mechanisms of replacement of circulating viruses by seasonal and pandemic influenza A viruses.
Furuse Y, Oshitani H.
Int J Infect Dis. 2016 Aug 25;51:6-14.
PubMed.
Comparative Evaluation of Real-Time PCR Methods for Human Noroviruses in Wastewater and Human Stool.
Masago Y, Konta Y, Kazama S, Inaba M, Imagawa T, Tohma K, Saito M, Suzuki A, Oshitani H, Omura T.
PLoS One. 2016 Aug 15;11(8):e0160825.
PubMed.
Genetic lineage and reassortment of influenza C viruses circulating between 1947 and 2014.
Matsuzaki Y, Sugawara K, Furuse Y, Shimotai Y, Hongo S, Oshitani H, Mizuta K, Nishimura H.
J Virol. 2016 Aug 26;90(18):8251-65.
PubMed.
Association of RSV-A ON1 genotype with Increased Pediatric Acute Lower Respiratory Tract Infection in Vietnam.
Yoshihara K, Le MN, Okamoto M, Wadagni AC, Nguyen HA, Toizumi M , Pham E, Suzuki M, Nguyen AT, Oshitani H, Ariyoshi K, Moriuchi H, Hashizume M, Dang DA, Yoshida LM.
Sci Rep. 2016 Jun 16;6:27856
PubMed.
Differences in viral load among human respiratory syncytial virus genotypes in hospitalized children with severe acute respiratory infections in the Philippines.
Kadji FM, Okamoto M, Furuse Y, Tamaki R, Suzuki A, Lirio I, Dapat C, Malasao R, Saito M, Pedrera-Rico GA, Tallo V, Lupisan S, Saito M, Oshitani H.
Virol J. 2016 Jun 27;13:113.
PubMed.
Etiological role and repeated infections of sapovirus among children aged less than two years in a cohort study in a peri-urban community of Peru.
Liu X, Jahuira H, Gilman RH, Alva A, Cabrera L, Okamoto M, Xu H, Windle HJ, Kelleher D, Varela M, Verastegui M, Calderon M, Sanchez G, Sarabia V, Ballard SB, Bern C, Mayta H, Crabtree JE, Cama V, Saito M, Oshitani H.
J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Jun;54(6):1598-604.
PubMed.
Molecular Characterization of Chikungunya Virus, Philippines, 2011-2013.
Sy AK, Saito-Obata M, Medado IA, Tohma K, Dapat C, Segubre-Mercado E, Tandoc A 3rd, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 May;22(5):887-890.
PubMed.
Highly efficient CRISPR/Cas9-mediated cloning and functional characterization of gastric cancer-derived Epstein-Barr virus strains.
Kanda T, Furuse Y, Oshitani H, Kiyono T.
J Virol. 2016 Apr 14;90(9):4383-93.
PubMed.
Local persistence and global dissemination play a significant role in the circulation of influenza B viruses in Leyte Island, Philippines.
Furuse Y, Odagiri T, Tamaki R, Kamigaki T, Otomaru H, Opinion J, Santo A, Dolina-Lacaba D, Daya E, Okamoto M, Saito-Obata M, Inobaya M, Tan A, Tallo V, Lupisan S, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
Virology. 2016 Feb 18;492:21-24.
PubMed.
Burden of Influenza and Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection in Pregnant Women and Infants Under 6 Months in Mongolia: A Prospective Cohort Study.
Chaw L, Kamigaki T, Burmaa A, Urtnasan C, Od I, Nyamaa G, Nymadawa P, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2016 Feb 5;11(2):e0148421.
PubMed.
Novel insights into human respiratory syncytial virus-host factor interactions through integrated proteomics and transcriptomics analysis.
Dapat C, Oshitani H.
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2016 Feb 3:1-13.
PubMed.
Immediate Needs and Concerns among Pregnant Women During and after Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda).
Sato M, Nakamura Y, Atogami F, Horiguchi R, Tamaki R, Yoshizawa T, Oshitani H.
PLoS Curr. 2016 Jan 25;8. pii: ecurrents.dis.29e4c0c810db47d7fd8d0d1fb782892c.
PubMed.

2015

Molecular and mathematical modeling analyses of inter-island transmission of rabies into a previously rabies-free island in the Philippines.
Tohma K, Saito M, Demetria CS, Manalo DL, Quiambao BP, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Infect Genet Evol. 2015 Dec 2;38:22-28.
PubMed.
SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS AND GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF REPORTED MALARIA CASES IN BANGKA DISTRICT, BABEL ISLAND PROVINCE, INDONESIA DURING 2008-2012.
Shodiana, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2015 Nov;46(6):965-76.
PubMeJournal link (open access).
Molecular Characterization of Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus in the Philippines, 2012-2013.
Malasao R, Okamoto M, Chaimongkol N, Imamura T, Tohma K, Dapat I, Dapat C, Suzuki A, Saito M, Saito M, Tamaki R, Pedrera-Rico GA, Aniceto R, Quicho RF, Segubre-Mercado E, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2015 Nov 5;10(11):e0142192.
PubMed.
Temporal dynamics of norovirus determined through monitoring of municipal wastewater by pyrosequencing and virological surveillance of gastroenteritis cases.
Kazama S, Masago Y, Tohma K, Souma N, Imagawa T, Suzuki A, Liu X, Saito M, Oshitani H, Omura T.
Water Res. 2015 Oct 19;92:244-253.
PubMed.
Conservation of nucleotide sequences for molecular diagnosis of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) coronavirus, 2015.
Furuse Y, Okamoto M, Oshitani H.
Int J Infect Dis. 2015 Sep 30;40:25-27.
PubMed.
Analysis of influenza transmission in the households of primary and junior high school students during the 2012-13 influenza season in Odate, Japan.
Kamigaki T, Mimura S, Takahashi Y, Oshitani H.
BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Jul 23;15(1):282.
PubMed.
Molecular detection and characterization of sapovirus in hospitalized children with acute gastroenteritis in the Philippines.
Liu X, Yamamoto D, Saito M, Imagawa T, Ablola A, Tandoc AO 3rd, Segubre-Mercado E, Lupisan SP, Okamoto M, Furuse Y, Saito M, Oshitani H.
J Clin Virol. 2015 Jul;68:83-8.
PubMed.
Seroprevalence of chronic hepatitis B, as determined from dried blood spots, among children and their mothers in central Lao People's Democratic Republic: A multistage, stratified cluster sampling survey.
Komada K, Sugiyama M, Vongphrachanh P, Xeuatvongsa A, Khamphaphongphane B, Kitamura T, Kiyohara T, Wakita T, Oshitani H, Hachiya M.
Int J Infect Dis. 2015 Jul;36:21-6.
PubMed.
Molecular Epidemiology of Human Rhinovirus infection in Mongolian 2008-2013.
Tsatsral S, Xiang Z, Fuji N, Maitsetseg C, Khulan J, Oshitani H, Wang J, Nymadawa P.
Jpn J Infect Dis. 2015 Jul 22;68(4):280-7.
PubMed.
Evolutionary Dynamics of Tat in HIV-1 Subtypes B and C.
Roy CN, Khandaker I, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2015 Jun 18;10(6):e0129896.
PubMed.
Genetic characterization of measles virus in the Philippines, 2008-2011.
Centeno R, Fuji N, Okamoto M, Dapat C, Saito M, Tandoc A, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
BMC Res Notes. 2015 Jun 3;8:211.
PubMed.
Intersubtype genetic variation of HIV-1 Tat exon-1.
Roy CN, Khandaker I, Oshitani H.
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2015 Jun;31(6):641-8.
PubMed.
Role of Preschool and Primary School Children in Epidemics of Influenza A in a Local Community in Japan during Two Consecutive Seasons with A(H3N2) as a Predominant Subtype.
Mimura S, Kamigaki T, Takahashi Y, Umenai T, Kudou M, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2015 May 5;10(5):e0125642.
PubMed.
Incidence and risk factors of childhood pneumonia-like episodes in biliran island, Philippines-a community-based study.
Kosai H, Tamaki R, Saito M, Tohma K, Alday PP, Tan AG, Inobaya MT, Suzuki A, Kamigaki T, Lupisan S, Tallo V, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2015 May 4;10(5):e0125009.
PubMed.
Influenza and other respiratory viruses detected by influenza-like illness surveillance in leyte island, the Philippines, 2010-2013.
Otomaru H, Kamigaki T, Tamaki R, Opinion J, Santo A, Daya E, Okamoto M, Saito M, Tallo V, Lupisan S, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2015 Apr 20;10(4):e0123755.
PubMed.
Molecular epidemiology of Bordetella pertussis in the Philippines in 2012-2014.
Galit SR, Otsuka N, Furuse Y, Almonia DJ, Sombrero LT, Capeding RZ, Lupisan SP, Saito M, Oshitani H, Hiramatsu Y, Shibayama K, Kamachi K; Tohoku-RITM Collaborating Research Team.
Int J Infect Dis. 2015 Apr 8;35:24-26.
PubMed.
Molecular epidemiology of Enterovirus D68 from 2013-2014 in the Philippines.
Furuse Y, Chaimongkol N, Okamoto M, Imamura T, Saito M, Tamaki R, Saito M; Tohoku-RITM Collaborative Research Team, Lupisan SP, Oshitani H.
J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Mar;53(3):1015-8.
PubMed.
Molecular characterization of full-length Tat in HIV-1 subtypes B and C.
Roy CN, Khandaker I, Furuse Y, Oshitani H.
Bioinformation. 2015 Mar 31;11(3):151-60.
PubMed.
Isolation and characterization of influenza C viruses in the Philippines and Japan.
Odagiri T, Matsuzaki Y, Okamoto M, Suzuki A, Saito M, Tamaki R, Lupisan SP, Sombrero LT, Hongo S, Oshitani H.
J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Mar;53(3):847-58.
PubMed.
Global reemergence of enterovirus D68 as an important pathogen for acute respiratory infections.
Imamura T, Oshitani H.
Rev Med Virol. 2015 Mar;25(2):102-14.
PubMed.
Human G3P[4] rotavirus obtained in Japan, 2013, possibly emerged through a human-equine rotavirus reassortment event.
Malasao R, Saito M, Suzuki A, Imagawa T, Nukiwa-Soma N, Tohma K, Liu X, Okamoto M, Chaimongkol N, Dapat C, Kawamura K, Kayama Y, Masago Y, Omura T, Oshitani H.
Virus Genes. 2015 Feb;50(1):129-33.
PubMed.
Seroprevalence and molecular characteristics of hepatitis E virus in household-raised pig population in the Philippines.
Liu X, Saito M, Sayama Y, Suzuki E, Malbas FF, Galang HO, Furuse Y, Saito M, Li T, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
BMC Vet Res. 2015 Jan 27;11(1):11.
PubMed.

2014

Epidemiology and impact of influenza in Mongolia, 2007?2012.
Burmaa A, Kamigaki T, Darmaa B, Nymadawa P, Oshitani H.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2014 Sep;8(5):530-7.
PubMed.
Analysis of medical consultation interval between the symptom onset and consultation observed in multiple medical facilities in Odate city, Japan, 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 seasons.
Huo X, Kamigaki T, Mimura S, Takahashi Y, Oshitani H.
J Infect Chemother. 2014 Jun;20(6):370-4.
PubMed.
School closures during the 2009 influenza pandemic: national and local experiences.
Cauchemez S, Van Kerkhove MD, Archer BN, Cetron M, Cowling BJ, Grove P, Hunt D, Kojouharova M, Kon P, Ungchusak K, Oshitani H, Pugliese A, Rizzo C, Saour G, Sunagawa T, Uzicanin A, Wachtel C, Weisfuse I, Yu H, Nicoll A.
BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Apr 16;14:207.
PubMed.
Molecular detection of Hepatitis E virus in rivers in the Philippines.
Li TC, Yang T, Shiota T, Yoshizaki S, Yoshida H, Saito M, Imagawa T, Malbas FF, Lupisan SP, Oshitani H, Wakita T, Ishii K.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Apr;90(4):764-6.
PubMed.
Antigenic and receptor binding properties of enterovirus 68.
Imamura T, Okamoto M, Nakakita S, Suzuki A, Saito M, Tamaki R, Lupisan S, Roy CN, Hiramatsu H, Sugawara KE, Mizuta K, Matsuzaki Y, Suzuki Y, Oshitani H.
J Virol. 2014 Mar;88(5):2374-84.
PubMed.
Estimating influenza outpatients' and inpatients' incidences from 2009 to 2011 in a tropical urban setting in the Philippines.
Tallo VL, Kamigaki T, Tan AG, Pamaran RR, Alday PP, Mercado ES, Javier JB, Oshitani H, Olveda RM.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2014 Mar;8(2):159-68.
PubMed.
Phylogeographic Analysis of Rabies Viruses in the Philippines.
Tohma K, Saito M, Kamigaki T, Tuason LT, Demetria CS, Orbina JRC, Manalo DL, Miranda ME, Noguchi A, Inoue S, Suzuki A, Quiambao BP, Oshitani H.
Infect Genet Evol. 2014 Feb 7;23C:86-94.
PubMed.
Investigation of an Influenza A (H3N2) outbreak in evacuation centres following the Great East Japan earthquake, 2011.
Kamigaki T, Seino J, Tohma K, Nukiwa S N, Otani K, Oshitani H.
BMC Public Health. 2014 Jan 14;14:34.
PubMed.
Detection of enterovirus 68 in serum from pediatric patients with pneumonia and their clinical outcomes.
Imamura T, Suzuki A, Lupisan S, Kamigaki T, Okamoto M, Roy CN, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2014 Jan;8(1):21-4.
PubMed.
Impact of human adenovirus serotype 7 in hospitalized children with severe fatal pneumonia in the Philippines.
Yamamoto D, Okamoto M, Lupisan S, Suzuki A, Saito M, Tamaki R, Tandoc A 3rd, Mercado E, Sombrero L, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
Jpn J Infect Dis. 2014;67(2):105-10.
PubMed.

2013

Molecular evolution of hemagglutinin and neuraminidase genes of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza viruses in Sendai, Japan during 2009-2011.
Khandaker I, Suzuki A, Kamigaki T, Tohma K, Odagiri T, Okada T, Ohno A, Otani K, Sawayama R, Kawamura K, Okamoto M, Oshitani H.
Virus Genes. 2013 Dec; 47(3):456-466.
PubMed.
Epidemiological Characterization of Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 Cases from 2009 to 2010 in Baguio City, the Philippines.
Pamaran RR, Kamigaki T, Hewe TT, Flores KM, Mercado ES, Alday PP, Tan AG, Oshitani H, Olveda RM, Tallo VL.
PLoS One. 2013 Nov 11;8(11):e79916.
PubMed.
Molecular evolution of Enterovirus 68 detected in the Philippines.
Imamura T, Suzuki A, Lupisan S, Okamoto M, Aniceto R, Egos RJ, Daya EE, Tamaki R, Saito M, Fuji N, Roy CN, Opinion JM, Santo AV, Macalalad NG, Tandoc A 3rd, Sombrero L, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2013 Sep 20;8(9):e74221.
PubMed.
Hemagglutination mediated by the spike protein of cell-adapted bovine torovirus.
Shimabukuro K, Ujike M, Ito T, Tsunemitsu H, Oshitani H, Taguchi F.
Arch Virol. 2013 Jul;158(7):1561-6.
PubMed.
Prospects for emerging infections in East and Southeast Asia 10 years after severe acute respiratory syndrome.
Horby PW, Pfeiffer D, Oshitani H.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Jun;19(6):853-60.
PubMed.
Impact of the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami on pneumonia hospitalisations and mortality among adults in northern Miyagi, Japan: a multicentre observational study.
Daito H, Suzuki M, Shiihara J, Kilgore PE, Ohtomo H, Morimoto K, Ishida M, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H, Hashizume M, Endo W, Hagiwara K, Ariyoshi K, Okinaga S.
Thorax. 2013 Jun;68(6):544-50.
PubMed.
Genetic characterization of human respiratory syncytial virus detected from hospitalized children in the Philippines from 2008 to 2012.
Ohno A, Suzuki A, Lupisan S, Galang H, Sombrero L, Aniceto R, Okamoto M, Saito M, Fuji N, Otomaru H, Roy CN, Yamamoto D, Tamaki R, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
J Clin Virol. 2013 May;57(1):59-65.
PubMed.
A case report of a patient in whom antibodies against the 2009 pandemic influenza A/H1N1 virus have been present since June 1999.
Yoshida M, Sugino H, Iizuka T, Xiaofang L, Suzuki A, Oshitani H, Suzutani T, Ikuta K.
Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2013 May;9(5):989-92.
PubMed.
Genetic diversity and geographic distribution of genetically distinct rabies viruses in the Philippines.
Saito M, Oshitani H, Orbina JR, Tohma K, de Guzman AS, Kamigaki T, Demetria CS, Manalo DL, Noguchi A, Inoue S, Quiambao BP.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Apr 4;7(4):e2144.
PubMed.

2012

Infectious Disease Risk After the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Mimura S, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Journal of Disaster Research 2012 December Vol.7 No.6 741-745
Journal link.
Cumulative incidence of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 by a community-based serologicalcohort study in Selenghe Province, Mongolia.
Burmaa A, Tsatsral S, Odagiri T, Suzuki A, Oshitani H, Nymadawa P.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2012 Nov;6(6):e97-e104.
PubMed.
Respiratory Viruses from Hospitalized Children with Severe Pneumonia in the Philippines.
Suzuki A, Lupisan S, Furuse Y, Fuji N, Saito M, Tamaki R, Galang H, Sombrero L, Mondoy M, Aniceto R, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
BMC Infect Dis. 2012 Oct 23;12:267.
PubMed.
Monitoring of Influenza Viruses in the Aftermath of the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Tohma K, Suzuki A, Otani K, Okamoto M, Nukiwa N, Kamigaki T, Kawamura K, Nakagawa H, Oshitani H.
Jpn J Infect Dis. 2012;65(6):542-4.
PubMed.
Genetic diversity and molecular characterization of enteroviruses from sewage-polluted urban and rural rivers in the Philippines.
Apostol LN, Imagawa T, Suzuki A, Masago Y, Lupisan S, Olveda R, Saito M, Omura T, Oshitani H.
Virus Genes. 2012 Oct;45(2):207-17.
PubMed.
Detection and serotyping of human adenoviruses from patients with influenza-like illness in mongolia.
Tohma K, Bayasgalan N, Suzuki A, Darma B, Oshitani H, Nymadawa P.
Jpn J Infect Dis. 2012 Jul;65(4):289-94.
PubMed.
A seroepidemiologic study of Reston ebolavirus in swine in the Philippines.
Sayama Y, Demetria C, Saito M, Azul RR, Taniguchi S, Fukushi S, Yoshikawa T, Iizuka I, Mizutani T, Kurane I, Malbas FF Jr, Lupisan S, Catbagan DP, Animas SB, Morales RG, Lopez EL,Dazo KR, Cruz MS, Olveda R, Saijo M, Oshitani H, Morikawa S.
BMC Vet Res. 2012 Jun 18;8(1):82.
PubMed.
Detection of nonpolio enteroviruses from 17 years of virological surveillance of acute flaccid paralysis in the Philippines.
Apostol LN, Suzuki A, Bautista A, Galang H, Paladin FJ, Fuji N, Lupisan S, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
J Med Virol. 2012 Apr;84(4):624-31.
PubMed.
Influenza Transmission in a Community during a Seasonal Influenza A(H3N2) Outbreak (2010-2011) in Mongolia: A Community-Based Prospective Cohort Study.
Nukiwa-Souma N, Burmaa A, Kamigaki T, Od I, Bayasgalan N, Darmaa B, Suzuki A, Nymadawa P, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2012;7(3):e33046.
PubMed.
Risk Factors of Household Transmission of Pandemic (H1N1)2009 among Patients Treated with Antivirals: A Prospective Study at a Primary Clinic in Japan.
Hirotsu N, Wada K, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2012;7(2):e31519.
PubMed.
Acute respiratory infections due to enterovirus 68 in Yamagata, Japan between 2005 and 2010.
Ikeda T, Mizuta K, Abiko C, Aoki Y, Itagaki T, Katsushima F, Katsushima Y, Matsuzaki Y, Fuji N, Imamura T, Oshitani H, Noda M, Kimura H, Ahiko T.
Microbiol Immunol. 2012 Feb;56(2):139-43.
PubMed.
Infectious diseases following natural disasters: prevention and control measures.
Kouadio IK, Aljunid S, Kamigaki T, Hammad K, Oshitani H.
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2012 Jan;10(1):95-104.
PubMed.

2011

Household transmission of influenza (H1N1-2009) in Japan: age-specificity and reduction of household transmission risk by zanamivir treatment.
Nishiura H, Oshitani H.
J Int Med Res. 2011;39(2):619-28.
PubMed.
Detection of human rhinovirus C viral genome in blood among children with severe respiratory infections in the Philippines.
Fuji N, Suzuki A, Lupisan S, Sombrero L, Galang H, Kamigaki T, Tamaki R, Saito M, Aniceto R, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
PLoS One. 2011Nov;6(11):e27247.
PubMed.
Mucosal immunity against influenza induced by attenuated rcombinant Sendai virus.
Imamura T, Oshitani H.
Expert Rev Vaccines. 2011 Oct;10(10):1393-5.
PubMed.
Clusters of Acute Respiratory Illness Associated with Human Enterovirus 68--- Asia, Europe, and United States, 2008-2010.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (including Imamura T and Suzuki A)
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2011 Sep 30;60(38):1301-4.
PubMed.
Interruption of the circulation of an indigenous measles genotype and theintroduction of other genotypes after a mass vaccination campaign in the Philippines.
Fuji N, Suzuki A, Saito M, Centeno R, Galang H, Lupisan S, Olveda R, Oshitani H.
J Med Virol. 2011 Aug;83(8):1424-7.
PubMed.
Enterovirus 68 among children with severe acute respiratory infection, the Philippines.
Imamura T, Fuji N, Suzuki A, Tamaki R, Saito M, Aniceto R, Galang H, Sombrero L, Lupisan S, Oshitani H.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Aug;17(8):1430-5.
PubMed.
Evolution of the Influenza A Virus Untranslated Regions.
Furuse Y, Oshitani H.
Infect Genet Evol. 2011 Jul;11(5):1150-4.
PubMed.
Evaluating influenza disease burden during the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 influenza seasons in Mongolia.
Nukiwa N, Burmaa A, Kamigaki T, Darmaa B, Od J, Od I, Gantsooj B, Enkhbaatar L, Oshitani H, Nymadawa P.
Western Pac Surveill Response J. 2011 Jan 18;2(1):16-22.
PubMed.
Effects of Vaccination against Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 among Japanese Children.
Nishiura H, Oshitani H.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Apr; 17(4):746-7.
PubMed.
Viruses That Cross Borders: Factors Responsible for Global Dissemination of Viral Infections.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Kamigaki T, Mpolya EA, Khandaker I, Oshitani H.
Intervirology. 2011 Jan;54(5):246-52.
PubMed.

2010

Simplified screening method for detecting oseltamivir resistant pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 virus by a RT-PCR-restriction fragment length polymorphism assay.
Nukiwa N, Suzuki A, Furuse Y, Shimabukuro K, Odagiri T, Khandaker I, Oshitani H.
J Virol Methods. 2010 Dec;170(1-2):165-8.
PubMed.
Influenza surveillance and control in the Western Pacific Region.
Oshitani H.
Western Pac Surveill Response J. 2010 Oct 21;1(1):3-4.
PubMed.
Fatal cases of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza despite their early antiviral treatment in Japan.
Nukiwa N, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Oct 15;51(8):993-4.
PubMed.
Differentiation of human influenza A viruses including the pandemic subtype H1N1/2009 by conventional multiplex PCR.
Furuse Y, Odagiri T, Okada T, Khandaker I, Shimabukuro K, Sawayama R, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
J Virol Methods. 2010 Sep;168(1-2):94-7.
PubMed.
Comparison of selection pressures on the HA gene of pandemic (2009) and seasonal human and swine influenza A H1 subtype viruses.
Furuse Y, Shimabukuro K, Odagiri T, Sawayama R, Okada T, Khandaker I, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
Virology. 2010 Sep 30;405(2):314-21.
PubMed.
Proteomics search of influenza A viruses for adaptive mutations to human hosts.
Furuse Y, Oshitani H.
Expert Rev Proteomics. 2010 Jun;7(3):323-6.
PubMed.
Evolutionary analyses on the HA gene ofpandemic H1N1/09: early findings.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
Bioinformation. 2010 Jun 15;5(1):7-10.
PubMed.
Detection of novel respiratory viruses from influenza-like illness in the Philippines.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Kishi M, Galang HO, Lupisan SP, Olveda RM, Oshitani H.
J Med Virol. 2010 May;82(6):1071-4.
PubMed.
Reassortment between Swine Influenza A Viruses Increased their Adaptation to Humans in Pandemic H1N1/09.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
Infect Genet Evol. 2010 May;10(4):569-74.
PubMed.
Measles outbreaks in displaced populations: a review of transmission, morbidity and mortality associated factors.
Kouadio IK, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2010 March 19;10:5.
PubMed.
Origin of measles virus: divergence from rinderpest virus between the 11th and 12th centuries.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
Virol J. 2010 Mar 4;7:52.
PubMed.
Occurrence of Mixed Populations of Influenza A Viruses in One Host that Can Be Maintained through Transmission and the Potential for Reassortant.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Kishi M, Nukiwa N, Shimizu M, Sawayama R, Fuji N, Oshitani H.
J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Feb;48(2):369-74.
PubMed.
Influenza pandemic preparedness and severity assessment of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in South-east Asia.
Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Public Health. 2010 Jan;124(1):5-9.
PubMed.

2009

Reassortment between Amantadine-Resistant and Sensitive Influenza A (H1N1) Viruses Generated Amantadine-Sensitive Virus in the 2007-2008 Season.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Shimizu M, Kishi M, Sawayama R, Saito M, Fuji N, Nukiwa N, Oshitani H.
J Infect Dis. 2009 Dec 1;200(11):1766-73.
PubMed.
Epidemiological characteristics and low case fatality rate of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in Japan.
Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
PLoS Curr Influenza. 2009 Dec 20:RRN1139.
PubMed.
Lancet Conferences: Influenza in the Asia-Pacific.
Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Expert Rev Vaccines. 2009 Nov; 8(11):1527-9.
PubMed.
Outbreak of measles and rubella in refugee transit camps.
Kouadio IK, Koffi AK, Attoh-Toure H, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Epidemiol Infect. 2009 Nov;137(11):1593-601.
PubMed.
Large-Scale Sequence Analysis of M Gene of Influenza A Viruses from Different Species: Mechanisms for Emergence and Spread of Amantadine Resistance.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Oshitani H.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2009 Oct;53(10):4457-63.
PubMed.
The pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Virus Viewed from an Epidemiological Triangle Model.
Mpolya EA, Furuse Y, Nukiwa N, Suzuki A, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Journal of Disaster Research. 2009 Oct; 4(5):356-364.
Journal link.
Strategies for Communicable Diseases Response After Disasters in Developing Countries.
Kouadio IK, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Journal of Disaster Research. 2009 Oct; 4(5):298-308.
Journal link.
Evolution of the M gene of the influenza A virus in different host species: large-scale sequence analysis.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Kamigaki T, Oshitani H.
Virol J. 2009 May 29;6:67.
PubMed.
Reversion of Influenza A (H3N2) from Amantadine Resistant to Amantadine Sensitive by Further Reassortment in Japan during the 2006-to-2007 Influenza Season.
Furuse Y, Suzuki A, Kamigaki T, Shimizu M, Fuji N, Oshitani H.
J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Mar;47(3):841-4.
PubMed.
Stability of seven hexon hypervariable region sequences of adenovirus types 1-6 isolated in Yamagata, Japan between 1988 and 2007.
Mizuta K, Matsuzaki Y, Hongo S, Ohmi A, Okamoto M, Nishimura H, Itagaki T, Katsushima N, Oshitani H, Suzuki A, Furuse Y, Noda M, Kimura H, Ahiko T.
Virus Res. 2009 Mar;140(1-2):32-9.
PubMed.

2008

Major issues and challenges of influenza pandemic preparedness in developing countries.
Oshitani H, Kamigaki T, Suzuki A.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2008 Jun; 14(6):875-80.
PubMed.

2006

Potential benefits and limitations of various strategies to mitigate the impact of an influenza pandemic.
Oshitani H.
J Infect Chemother. 2006 Aug;12(4):167-71.
PubMed.Journal link.