• Kinose S, Kanaya Y, Kawasaki Y, Okamura T, Kato K, Sakai T, Ichimura K
    Anatomic characterization of the radial and ulnar nutrient arteries in humans.
    Ann Anat. 2018, 216: 23-28,
    DOI: 10.1016/j.aanat.2017.10.004
  • Itoigawa Y, Takazawa Y, Murayama Y, Yoshida K, Sakai T, Ichimura K, Kaneko K
    A new technique of surgical planning for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: Feasibility assessment of shear wave elastography to tendon of semitendinosus muscle.
    Clin Anat. 2018 Apr,31(3):404-408.
    DOI: 10.1002/ca.23000


  • Ichimura K, Kakuta S, Kawasaki Y, Miyaki T, Nonami T, Miyazaki N, Nakao T, Enomoto S, Arai S, Koike M, Murata K, Sakai T
    Morphological process of podocyte development revealed by block-face scanning electron microscopy.
    J Cell Sci 2017 Jan, 130(1): 132-142:
    DOI: 10.1242/jcs.187815
  • Yoshida S, Ichimura K, Sakai T
    Structural diversity of the vastus intermedius origin revealed by analysis of isolated muscle specimens.
    Clin Anat. 2017 Jan, 30(1): 98-105,
    DOI: 10.1002/ca.22791
  • Yoshida K, Itoikawa Y, Maruyama Y, Saita Y, Takazawa Y, Ikeda H, Kaneko K, Sakai T, Okuwaki T
    Application of shear wave elastography for the gastrocnemius medial head to tennis leg.
    Clin Anat. 2017 Jan, 30(1): 114-119,
    DOI: 10.1002/ca.22788
  • Ichimura K, Kinose S, Kawasaki Y, Okamura T, Kato K, Sakai T
    Anatomic characterization of the humeral nutrient artery: application to fracture and surgery of the humerus.
    Clin Anat. 2017 Oct,30(7): 978-987.
    DOI: 10.1002/ca.22976


  • Ichimura K, Kinose S, Kawasaki Y, Kato K, Sakai T
    Reevaluation of the superior radial collateral artery in the human upper arm.
    Anat Sci Int. 2016,
    DOI: 10.1007/s12565-016-0368-4
  • Lube J, Cotofana S, Bechmann I, Milani TL, Özkurtul O, Sakai T, Steinke H, Hammer N
    Reference data on muscle volumes of healthy human pelvis and lower extremity muscles: an in vivo magnetic resonance imaging feasibility study.
    Surg Radiol Anat. 2016 Jan, 38(1): 97-106
  • Yamamoto Nonaka K, Koike M, Asanuma K, Takgagi M, Trejo JAO, Seki T, Hidaka T, Ichimura K, Sakai T, Tada N, Ueno T, Uchiyama Y, Tomino Y
    Cathepsin D in podocytes is important in the pathogenesis of proteinuria and CKD.
    J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Sep, 27(9): 2685-2700,
    DOI: 10.1681/ASN.2015040366
  • Nagase M, Kurihara H, Aiba A, Young MJ, Sakai T
    Deletion of Rac1GTPase in the myeloid lineage protects against inflammation-mediated kidney injury in mice.
    PlosOne, 2016 Mar, 11(3): e0150886.
    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0150886 eCollection 2016.
  • Nojiri H, Miyagawa K, Banno S, Sakamoto I, Koike M, Sawa M, Iwase Y, Kudo H, Sakai T, Kaneko K
    Lumbar artery branches coursing vertically over the intervertebral discs of the lower lumbar spine: an anatomic study.
    Eur Spine J. 2016 Dec, 25(12): 4195-4198.
    DOI: 10.1007/s00586-016-4729-4
  • Kumazaki T, Sakai T
    High risk of muscle strain in the quadriceps femoris muscle: anatomical and physiological analysis.
    Juntendo Med J. 2016 Oct, 62(5): 392-398,
    DOI: 10.14789/jmj.62.392


  • Hayashi A, Labbe D, Natori, Y, Kudo H, Sakai T, Mizuno H
    Experience and anatomical study of modified lengthening temporalis myoplasty for established facial paralysis.Plast Reconstr Aesth Surg. 2015 Jan, 68(1): 63-70.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.bjps.2014.09.037
  • Fukuda H, Hidaka T, Takagi Akiba M, Ichimura K, Trejo J, Sasaki Y, Wang J, Sakai T, Asanuma K, Tomino Y
    Podocin is translocated to cytoplasm in puromycin aminonucleoside nephrosis rats and in poor prognosis patients with IgA nephropathy.
    Cell Tissue Res. 2015 May, 360(2): 391-400.
    DOI: 10.1007/s00441-014-2100-9.
  • Ichimura K, Miyazaki N, Sadayama S, Murata K, Koike M, Nakamura K, Ohta K, Sakai T
    Three-dimensional architecture of podocytes revealed by block-face scanning electron microscopy.
    Sci Rep. 2015 Mar, 5: 8993.
    DOI: 10.1038/srep08993
  • Machida S, Kudoh H, Sakai T
    Diversity of arterial branches in the crural and foot region as correlated with the relative thickness of the fibular and posterior tibial arteries.
    Juntendo Med J. 2015 Jun, 61(3): 294-301
  • Hosoyamada Y, Ichimura K, Sakai T
    Organ specificity and functional relevance of the arterial structure: a comparative study in the kidney and the skeletal muscle with electron microscopy.
    J Vasc Res. 2015, 52(4): 265-272.


  • Serita T, Kudoh H, Sakai T
    Variability of the arterial distribution to the rotator cuff muscles and its correlation with the diversity of arterial origin.
    Juntendo Med J. 2014 Apr, 60(2): 137-146
  • Nakamura T, Takagi S, Matsumoto M, Tashiro F, Sakai T, Ichimjura K
    Expression of nephrin homologue in the freshwater planarian, Dugesia japonica.
    Acta Histochem Cytochem. 2014 Dec, 47(6): 303-310.
    DOI: 10.1267/ahc.14044


  • Yamazaki Y, Uka T, Shimizu H, Miyahira A, Sakai T, Marui E
    Japanese medical students’ interest in basic sciences: A questionnaire survey of a medical school in Japan.
    Tohoku-J-Exp-Med. 2013 Feb, 229(2): 129-136
  • Ichimura K, Kawashima Y, Nakamura T, Powell R, Hidoh Y, Terai S, Sakaida I, Kodera Y, Tsujii T, Ma JX, Sakai T, Matsumoto H, Obara T
    Medaka fish, Oryzias latipes, as a model for human obesity-related glomerulopathy.
    Biochem Biophys Res Comm. 2013 Feb, 431(4): 712-717
  • Ichimura K, Fukuyo Y, Nakamura T, Powell R, Sakai T, Janknechit R, Obara T
    Developmental localization of Nephrin in zebrafish and medaka pronephric glomerulus.
    J-Histochem-Cytochem. 2013 Apr, 61(4): 313-324
  • Ichimura K, Nakamura T, Powell R, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Obara T
    Podocalyxin regulates pronephric glomerular development in zebrafish.
    Physiol Rep. 2013 Aug, 1(3): pii: e00074.
    DOI: 10.1002/phy2.74


  • Hosoyamada Y, Sakai T
    Structural arrangement of collagen fibrils in the periarterial connective tissue of the kidney: their functional relevance as a structural stabilizer against arterial pressure
    Anat-Sci-Int. 2012 Jun, 87(2): 80-87
  • Kumazaki, T, Ehara, Y, Sakai, T
    Anatomy and physiology of hamstring injury
    Int-J-Sports-Med. 2012 Dec, 33(12): 950-954
  • Bubenshchikova, E, Ichimura, K, Fukuyo, Y, Powell, R, Hsu, C, Morrical, SO, Sedor, JR, Sakai, T, Obara, T
    Wtip and Vangl2 are required for mitotic spindle orientation and cloaca morphogenesis
    Biology open. 2012 Jun, 1(6): 588-596
  • Yamazaki Y, Uka T, Shimizu H, Miyahira A, Sakai T, Marui E
    Characteristics of physicians engaged in basic science: A questionnaire survey of physicians in basic science departments of a medical school in Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med. 2012 Sep, 208(1): 75-82
  • Ichimura K, Bubenshchikova E, Powell R, Fukuyo Y, Nakamura T, Tran U, Oda S, Tanaka M, Wessely O, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Obara T
    A comparative analysis of glomerulus development in the pronephros of Medaka and Zebrafish.
    PLoS one. 2012 Sep, 7(9): e45286.
    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0045286
  • Ichimura K, Fukuyo Y, Nakamura T, Powell R, Sakai T, Obara T
    Structural disorganization of pronephric glomerulus in zebrafish mpp5a/nagie oko mutant
    Dev-Dynam. 2012 Dec, 241(12): 1922-1932


  • Matsushita S, Kurihara H, Watanabe M, Okada T, Sakai T, Amano A
    Inhibition of connexin 43 dephosphorylation is involved in protective effects of diltiazem on cardiac function during hypoxic injury.
    Histol Histopathol. 2011 Mar, 26(3): 315-322
  • Kinugasa S, Tojo A, Sakai T, Tsumura H, Takahashi M, Hirata Y, Fujita T
    Selective albuminuria via podocyte albumin transport in puromycin nephrotic rats is attenuated by an inhibitor of NADPH oxidase.
    Kidney-Int. 2011 Dec, 80(12): 1328-1338


  • Sakai T
    Historical development of modern anatomy education in Japan.
    J-Jap-Soc-Med-Hist. 2010 Mar, 56(1): 3-23
  • Hosoyamada Y, Ichimura K, Koizumi K, Sakai T
    Structural organization of pulmonary veins in the rat lung, with special emphasis on the musculature consisting of cardiac and smooth muscles.
    Anat-Sci-Int. 2010 Sep, 85(3): 152-159
  • Kurihara H, Harita Y, Ichimura K, Hattori S, Sakai T
    SIRP-alpha-CD47 system functions as an intercellular signal in renal glomerulus.
    Am-J-Physiol. 2010 Sep, 299(3): F517-F527
  • Ichimura K, Kurihara H, Sakai T
    Primary cilia disappear in rat podocytes during glomerular development.
    Cell Tissue Res. 2010 Jul, 341(1): 197-209
  • Dong HM, Ichimura K: Sakai T
    Structural organization of hepatic portal vein in rat with special reference to musculature, intimal folds, and endothelial cell arrangement.
    Anat Rec. 2010 Nov, 29(11): 1887-1895
  • Kinugasa S, Tojo A, Sakai T, Fujita T
    Silver enhanced immunogold scanning electron microscopy using vibratome sections in the kidney: detection of albumin filtration and reabsorption.
    Med-Mol-Morphol. 2010 Dec, 43(4): 218-225
  • Mizui T, Yamashina S, Tanida I, Takei Y, Ueno T, Sakamoto N, Ikejima K, Kitamura T, Enomoto N, Sakai T, Kominami E, Watanabe S.
    Inhibition of hepatitis C virus replication by chloroquine targeting virus-associated autophagy.
    J Gastroenterol. 2010 Feb,45(2): 195-203
  • Azuma K, Ichimura K, Mita T, Nakayama S, Jin WL, Hirose T, Fujitani Y, Sumiyoshi K, Shimada K, Daida H, Sakai T, Mitsumata M, Kawamori R, Watada H
    Presence of alpha-smooth muscle actin-positive endothelial cells in the luminal surface of adult aorta.
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009 Mar, 380(3): 620-626


  • Nomizo A, Sakai T
    Segmental level discrepancy of human iliocostalis muscles and their innervation.
    Anat-Sci-Int. 2009 Sep, 84(3): 161-169
  • Ichimura K, Kurihara H, Sakai T
    β-Cytoplasmic actin localization in vertebrate glomerular podocytes.
    Arch-Histol-Cytol. 2009, 72(3): 165-174


  • Ichimura K, Stan RV, Kurihara H, Sakai T
    Glomerular endothelial cells form diaphragms during development and pathologic conditions.
    J-Am-Soc-Nephrol. 2008 Aug, 19(8): 1463-1471


  • Ichimura K, Kurihara H, Sakai T
    Actin filament organization of foot processes in vertebrate glomerular podocytes.
    Cell Tiss Res. 2007 Sep, 329(3): 541-547
  • Hosoyamada Y, Sakai T
    Mechanical components of intestinal villi as revealed by ultrastructural analysis with special reference to the axial smooth muscle cells in the villi.
    Arch Histol Cytol. 2007 Aug, 70(2): 107-116
  • Kudoh H, Sakai T
    Fascicular analysis at perineurial level of the branching pattern of the human common peroneal nerve.
    Anat-Sci-Int. 2007 Dec, 82(4): 218-216


  • Matsushita S, Kurihara H, Watanabe M, Okada T, Sakai T, Amano A
    Alterations of phosphorylation state of connexin 43 during hypoxia and reoxygenation are associated with cardiac function.
    J Histochem-Cytochem. 2006 Mar, 54(3): 343-353
  • Tominaga M, Kurihara H, Honda S, Amakawa G, Sakai T, Tomooka Y
    Molecular characterization of mitocalcin, a novel mitochondrial Ca2+-binding protein with EF-hand and coiled-coil domains.
    J Neurochem. 2006 Jan, 96(1): 292-304
  • Ichimura K, Kurihara H, Sakai T
    Involvement of mesangial cells expressing α-smooth muscle actin during restorative glomerular remodeling in Thy-1.1 nephritis.
    J Histochem-Cytochem. 2006 Nov, 54(11): 1291-1301


  • Tagawa H, Kizuka Y, Ikeda T, Itoh S, Kawasaki N, Kurihara H, Onozato ML, Tojo A, Sakai T, Kawasaki T, Oka, S.
    Non-sulfated form of the HNK-1 carbohydrate is expressed in mouse kidney.
    J Biol Chem. 2005 Jul, 280(25): 23876-23883
  • Yamada M, Kurihara H, Kinoshita K, Sakai T
    Temporal expression of alpha-smooth muscle actin and drebrin in septal interstitial cells during alveolar maturation.
    J Histochem Cytochem. 2005 Jun, 53(6): 735-744
  • Yaoita E, Kurihara H, Yoshida Y, Inoue T, Matsuki A, Sakai T, Yamamoto T
    Role of Fat1 in cell-cell contact formation of podocytes in puromycin aminonucleoside nephrosis and neonatal kidney.
    Kidney Int. 2005 Aug, 68(2): 542-551
  • Hosoyamda Y, Sakai T
    Structural and mechanical architecture of the intestinal villi and crypts in the rat intestine: integrative reevaluation from ultrastructural analysis.
    Anat Embryol. 2005 Aug, 210(1): 1-12
  • Nomizo A, Kudoh H, Sakai T
    Iliocostalis muscles in three mammals, dolphin, goat and human: Their identification, structure, and innervation.
    Anat Sci Int. 2005 Dec, 80(4): 212-222
  • Hirabayashi S, Mori H, Kansaku A, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Shimizu F, Kawachi H, Hata Y
    MAG-1 is a component of the glomerular slit diaphragm that is tightly associated with nephrin.
    Lab Invest. 2005 Dec, 85(12): 1528-1543


  • Ono K, Arai H, Endo T, Tsuneda A, Sato K, Sakai T, Makita J
    Detailed MR imaging anatomy of the abducent nerve: evagination of CSF into Dorello canal.
    Am-J-Neuroradiol. 2004 Apr, 25(4): 623-626
  • Yamamoto Y, Irie K, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Takai Y
    Vmac: a novel protein associated with vimentin-type intermediate filament in podocytes of rat kidney.
    Biochem-Biophys-Res-Comm. 2004 Mar, 315(4): 1120-1125


  • Kawachi H, Koike H, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Shimizu F
    Cloning of rat homologue of podocin: expression in proteinuric states and in developing glomeruli.
    J-Am-Soc-Nephrol. 2003 Jan, 14(1): 46-56
  • Notoya M, Shinosaki T, Kobayashi T, Sakai T, Kurihara H
    Intussusceptive capillary growth in required for glomerular repair in rat Thy 1.1 nephritis.
    Kidney-Int. 2003 Apr, 63(4): 1365-1373
  • Usui J, Kurihara H, Shu Y, Tomari S, Kanemoto K, Koyama A, Sakai T, Takahashi T, Nagata M
    Localization of intercellular adherens junction protein p120 catenin during podocyte differentiation.
    Anat-Embryol. 2003 Feb, 206(3): 175-184
  • Tojo A, Onozato ML, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Goto A, Fujita T
    Angiotensin II blockade restores albumin reabsorption in the proximal tubules of diabetic rats.
    Hypertens-Res. 2003 May. 26(5): 413-419
  • Asai T, Kuwahara M, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Terada Y, Marumo F, Sasaki S
    Pathogenesis of nephrogenic diabetes inspitus by aquaporin-2 c-terminus mutations.
    Kidney-Int. 2003 Jul, 64(1): 2-10
  • Ichimura K, Kurihara H, Sakai T
    Actin filament organization of foot processes in rat podocytes.
    J-Histochem-Cytochem. 2003 Dec, 51(12): 1589-1600
  • Hosoyamada Y, Sakai T
    The ultrastructure of periductal connective tissue and distinctive populations of collagen fibrils associated with ductal epithelia of exocrine glands.
    Arch-Histol-Cytol. 2003 Dec, 66(5): 407-418


  • Ozaki Kuroda K, Nakanishi H, Ohta H, Tanaka H, Kurihara H, Mueller S, Irie K, Ikeda W, Sakai T, Wimmer E, Nishimura Y, Takai Y
    Nectin couples cell-cell adhesion and the actin scaffold at heterotypic testicular junctions.
    Curr-Biol. 2002 Jul, 12(13): 1145-1150
  • Hirose T, Izumi Y, Nagashima Y, Tamai Nagai Y, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Suzuki Y, Yamanaka T, Suzuki A, Mizuno K, Ohno S
    Involvement of ASIP/PAR-3 in the promotion of epithelial tight junction formation.
    J-Cell-Sci. 2002 Jun, 115(12): 2485-2495
  • Hosoyamada Y, Kurihara H, Kudoh H, Ichimura K, Sakai T
    Fibroblasts and antigen-presenting cells in the renal interstitium of the streptozotocin induced diabetic rats with high cholesterol diet.
    Arch-Histol-Cytol. 2002 Oct, 65(4): 307-315


  • Inoue T, Yaoita E, Kurihara H, Shimizu F, Sakai T, Kobayashi T, Ohshiro K, Kawachi H, Okada H, Suzuki H, Kihara I, Yamamoto T
    FAT is a component of glomerular slit diaphragms.
    Kidney-Int. 2001 Mar, 59(3): 1003-1012
  • Kobayashi N, Reiser J, Schwarz K, Sakai T, Kriz W, Mundel P
    Process formation of podocytes: morphogenetic activity of microtubules and regulation by protein serine/threonine phosphatase PP2A.
    Histochem-Cell-Biol. 2001 Mar, 115(3): 255-266
  • Ichimura K, Koizumi K, Kudoh H, Miyaki T, Sakai T
    A novel branching pattern of the superior mesentric artery found in the bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana), amphibian.
    J-Anat. 2001 May, 198(5): 625-633
  • Yaoita E, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Ohshiro K, Yamamoto T
    Phenotypic modulation of parietal epithelial cells of Bowman’s capsule in culture.
    Cell Tissue Res. 2001 Jun, 304(3): 339-349
  • Inokuchi S, Kimura K, Sugaya T, Inokuchi K, Murakami K, Sakai T
    Hyperplastic vascular smooth muscle cells of the intrarenal arteries in angiotensin II type 1a receptor null mutant mice.
    Kidney Int. 2001 Aug, 60(2): 722-731
  • Tojo A, Onozato ML, Ha H, Kurihara H, Sakai T, Goto A, Fujita T, Endou H
    Reduced albumin reabsorption in proximal tubule of early stage diabetic rat.
    Histochem Cell Biol. 2001 Sep, 116(3): 269-276


  • Kobayashi N, Heid HW, Sakai T, Kriz W, Huber G, Mundel P
    Molecular characterization reveals identity of microtubule-associated proteins MAP3 and MAP4.
    Biochem Biophys Res Comm. 2000 Feb, 268(2): 306-309
  • Hosoyamada Y, Kurihara H, Sakai T
    Ultrastructural localization and size distribution of collagen fibrils in Glisson’s sheath of rat liver: implications for mechanical environment and possible producing cells.
    J Anat. 2000 Apr, 196(3): 327-340
  • Kawachi H, Koike H, Kurihara H, Yaoita E, Orikasa M, Shie MA, Sakai T, Yamamoto T, Salant DJ, Shimizu F
    Cloning of rat nephrin: Expression in developing glomeruli and in proteinuric states.
    Kidney Int. 2000 May, 57(5): 1949-1961


  • Nakao A, Watanabe T, Ohishi N, Toda A, Asano K, Taniguchi S, Nosaka K, Noiri E, Suzuki T, Sakai T, Kurokawa K, Shimizu T, Kimura S
    Ubiquitous localization of leukotriene A4 hydolase in the rat nephron.
    Kidney Int. 1999 Jan, 55(1): 100-108
  • Kudoh H, Sakai T, Horiguchi M
    The consistent presence of the human accessory deep peroneal nerve.
    J Anat. 1999 Jan, 194(1): 101-108
  • Tanaka C, Kuwabara Y, Sakai T
    Structural identification and characterization of arteries and veins in the placental stem villi.
    Anat Embryol. 1999 May, 199(5): 407-418


  • Inokuchi S, Kimura K, Sugaya T, Yoneda H, Shirato I, Murakami K, Sakai T
    Angiotensin II maintains the structure and function of glomerular mesangium via type 1a receptor – What we have learned from null mutant mice minus the angiotensin II type 1a receptor gene.
    Virchows Arch. 1998 Oct, 433(4): 349-357


  • Koizumi M, Sakai T
    On the morphology of the brachial plexus of the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) and the echidna (Tachyglossus aculeatus).
    J Anat. 1997 Apr, 190(3): 447-455
  • Kobayashi N, Sakai T
    Emergence and distribution of intimal smooth muscle cells in the postnatal rat aorta.
    Cell Tissue Res. 1997 Sep, 289(3): 487-497
  • Kimura K, Inokuchi S, Sugaya T, Suzuki N, Yoneda H, Shirato I, Mise N, Oba S, Miyashita K, Tojo A, Hirata Y, Goto A, Sakai T, Murakami K, Omata M
    Location and action of angiotensin II type 1 receptor in the renal microcirculation.
    Kidney Int. 1997 Dec, 52(suppl.63): S201-S204


  • Shirato I, Sakai T, Kimura K, Tomino Y, Kriz W
    Cytoskeletal changes in podocytes associated with foot process fusion in Masugi nephritis.
    Am J Pathol. 1996 Apr, 148(4): 1283-1296
  • Inkyo Hayasaka K, Sakai T, Kobayashi N, Shirato I, Tomino Y
    Three-dimensional analysis of the whole mesangium in the rat.
    Kidney Int. 1996 Aug, 50(2): 672-683
  • Suzuki J, Isobe M, Aikawa M, Kawauchi M, Shiojima I, Kobayashi N, Tojo A, Suzuki T, Kimura K, Nishikawa T, Sakai T, Sekiguchi M, Yazaki Y, Nagai R
    Nonmuscle and smooth muscle myosin heavy chain expression in rejected cardiac allografts. A study in rat and monkey models.
    Circulation. 1996 Sep, 94(5): 1118-1124
  • Watanabe H, Sakai T, Kobayashi N, Fukuda Y, Yabuta K
    Glomerular basement membrane outpockets and glomerular growth in the postnatal development of the rat kidney.
    Pediat Nephrol. 1996 Aug, 10(4): 461-466
  • Inokuchi S, Shirato I, Kobayashi N, Koide H, Tomino Y, Sakai T
    Re-evaluation of foot process effacement in acute puromycin aminonucleoside nephrosis.
    Kidney Int. 1996 Oct, 50(4): 1278-1287
  • Shirato I, Hosser H, Kimura K, Sakai T, Tomino Y, Kriz W
    The development of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in Masugi nephritis is based on progressing podocyte damage.
    Virchows Arch. 1996 Nov, 429(4-5): 255-273


  • Koizumi M, Sakai T
    The nerve supply to coracobrachialis in apes.
    J Anat. 1995 Apr, 186(2): 395-403
  • Sasaki S, Kobayashi N, Dambara T, Kira S, Sakai T
    Structural organization of pulmonary arteries in the rat lung.
    Anat Embryol. 1995 Jun, 191(6): 477-489
  • Kimura K, Nagai R, Aikawa M, Tojo A, Kuroo M, Sakai T, Kobayashi N, Shirato I, Inagami T, Oshi M, Hirata Y, Hayakawa H, Goto A, Yazaki Y, Omata M
    Diversity and variability of smooth muscle phenotypes of renal arterioles as revealed by myosin isoform expression.
    Kidney Int. 1995 Aug, 48(2): 372-382
  • Nonoguchi H, Owada A, Kobayashi N, Takayama M, Terada Y, Koike J, Ujiie K, Marumo F, Sakai T, Tomita K
    Immunohistochemical localization of V2 vasopressin receptor along the nephron and functional role of luminal V2 receptor in terminal inner medullary collecting ducts.
    J Clin Invest. 1995 Oct, 96(4): 1768-1778


  • Homma T, Sakai T
    Intrinsic hand muscles of the Japanese monkey, Mucaca fuscata.
    Anthropol Sci. 1994, 102(suppl): 85-95
  • Kriz W, Hackenthal E, Nobiling R, Sakai T, Elger M
    A role for podocytes to counteract capillary wall distension.
    Kidney Int. 1994 Feb, 45(2): 369-376
  • Kobayashi N, Sakai T
    Postnatal reorganization of actin filaments and differentiation of intercellular boundaries in the rat aortic endothelial cells.
    Cell Tissue Res. 1994 Dec, 278(3): 471-482


  • Kobayashi N, Sakai T
    Heterogeneity in the distribution of actin filaments in the endothelial cells of arteries and arterioles in the rat kidney.
    Eur J Cell Biol. 1993 Feb, 60(1): 57-66
  • Inokuchi S, Sakai T, Shirato I, Tomino Y, Koide H
    Ultrastructural changes in glomerular epithelial cells in acute puromycin aminonucleoside nephrosis: a study by high-resolution scanning electron microscopy.
    Virchows Arch A. 1993 Mar, 423(2): 111-119
  • Shirato I, Sakai T, Fukui M, Tomino Y, Koide H
    Widening of capillary neck and alteration of extracellular matrix ultrastructure in diabetic rat glomerulus as revealed by computer morphometry and improved tissue processing.
    Virchows Arch A. 1993 Mar, 423(2): 121-129


  • Sakai T, Lemley KV, Hackenthal E, Nagata M, Nobiling R, Kriz W
    Changes in glomerular structure following acute mesangial failure in the isolated perfused kidney.
    Kidney Int. 1992 Mar, 41(3): 533-541
  • Homma T, Sakai T
    Thenar and hypothenar muscles and their innervation by the ulnar and median nerves in the human hand.
    Acta Anat. 1992, 145(1): 44-49
  • Sakai T, Kobayashi N
    Structural relationships between the endothelial actin system and the underlying elastic layer in the distal interlobular artery of the rat kidney.
    Anat Embryol. 1992 Oct, 186(5): 467-476


  • Winkler D, Elger M, Sakai T, Kriz W
    Branching and confluence pattern of glomerular arterioles in the rat.
    Kidney Int. 1991 Jun, 39(suppl 32): S2-S8
  • Homma T, Sakai T
    The ramification pattern of intermetacarpal branches of the deep branch (Ramus profundus) of the ulnar nerve in the human hand.
    Acta Anat. 1991, 141(2): 139-144 (DOI: 10.1159/000147113)
  • Shirato I, Tomino Y, Koide H, Sakai T
    Fine structure of the glomerular basement membrane in the rat kidney visualized by high resolution scanning electron microscopy.
    Cell Tissue Res. 1991 Oct, 266(1): 1-10
  • Hijikata T, Sakai T
    Structural heterogeneity of the basement membrane in the rat proximal tubule.
    Cell Tissue Res. 1991 Oct, 266(1): 11-22


  • Elger M, Sakai T, Kriz W
    Role of mesangial cell contraction in adaptation of the glomerular tuft to changes in extracellular volume.
    Pflugers Arch. 1990 Feb, 415(5): 598-605
  • Shibayama H, Sakai T, Yohro T
    Central distribution of the stapedius motoneurons in the rat – A study of topographical anatomy and HRP transport experiments.
    Acta Anat Nippon. 1990 Jun, 65(3): 120-133
  • Hijikata T, Sakai T, Yohro T
    Lower axial skeleton of the musk shrew (Suncus murinus).
    Acta Anat Nippon. 1990 Aug, 65(4): 159-175


  • Sakai T
    Major ocular glands (harderian gland and lacrimal gland) of the musk shrew (Suncus murinus) with a review on the comparative anatomy and histology of the mammalian lacrimal glands.
    J Morphol. 1989 Jul, 201(1): 39-57


  • Sakai T, Billo R, Nobiling R, Gorgas K, Kriz W
    Ultrastructure of the kidney of a South American caecilian, Typhlonectes compressicaudus (Amphibia, Gymnophiona). I. Renal corpuscle, neck segment, proximal tubule and intermediate segment.
    Cell Tissue Res. 1988 Jun, 252(3): 589-600
  • Sakai T, Billo R, Kriz W
    Ultrastructure of the kidney of a South American caecilian, Typhlonectes compressicaudus (Amphibia, Gymnophiona). II. Distal tubule, connecting tubule, collecting duct and Wolffian duct.
    Cell Tissue Res. 1988 Jun, 252(3): 601-610
  • Mundel P, Elger M, Sakai T, Kriz W
    Microfibrils are a major component of the mesangial matrix in the glomerulus of the rat kidney.
    Cell Tissue Res. 1988 Oct, 254(1): 183-187


  • Sakai T, Kriz W
    The structural relationship between mesangial cells and basement membrane of the renal glomerulus.
    Anat Embryol. 1987 Jul, 176(3): 373-386


  • Sakai T, Billo R, Kriz W
    The structural organization of the kidney of Typhlonectes compressicaudus (Amphibia, Gymnophiona).
    Anat Embryol. 1986 Jun, 174(2): 243-252
  • Sakai T, Sabanovic S, Hosser H, Kriz W
    Heterogeneity of the podocyte membrane in rat kidney as revealed by ethanol dehydration of unosmicated specimens.
    Cell Tissue Res. 1986 Oct, 246(1): 145-151


  • Sakai T
    The structure of the kidney from the freshwater teleost Carassius auratus.
    Anat Embryol. 1985 Jan, 171(1): 31-39


  • Sakai T
    Intercellular canaliculi of salivary glands serve as a device for secretion of electrolytes and fluids.
    Biomed Res. 1984 Oct, 5(5): 433-440


  • Sakai T, Kawahara K
    The structure of the kidney of Japanese newts, Triturus (Cynops) pyrrhogaster.
    Anat-Embryol. 1983 Jan, 166(1): 31-52
  • Kawahara K, Sakai T, Hoshi T
    The transmural potential of the newt ureter: evidence for amiloride-sensitive active sodium transport.
    Jpn J Physiol. 1983, 33(1): 115-127
  • Otsuru O, Otsuka H, Kasama T, Seyama Y, Sakai T, Yohro T
    The characterization of 2,3-alkanediol diacyl esters obtained from the Harderian glands of Mongolian gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus).
    J-Biochem. 1983 Dec, 94(6): 2049-2054


  • Sakai T, Yohro T
    A histological study of the Harderian gland of Mongolian gerbils, Meriones meridianus.
    Anat Rec. 1981 Jul, 200(3): 259-270