Tomokazu Souma, MD, PhD

Medical Instructor in the Department of Medicine
Affiliate of the Regeneration Next Initiative
Email address tomokazu.souma@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Post-doctoral Fellowship, Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, Northwestern University, 2013 - 2014
  • Post-doctoral Fellowship, Department Of Medical Biochemistry, Tohoku University (Japan), 2012 - 2013
  • Ph.D., Tohoku University (Japan), 2012
  • M.D., Shimane University, 2004

Publications

Souma, T, Abe, M, Moriguchi, T, Takai, J, Yanagisawa-Miyazawa, N, Shibata, E, Akiyama, Y, Toyohara, T, Suzuki, T, Tanemoto, M, Abe, T, Sato, H, Yamamoto, M, and Ito, S. "Luminal alkalinization attenuates proteinuria-induced oxidative damage in proximal tubular cells." Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : Jasn 22, no. 4 (April 2011): 635-648.

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21372211
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Abe, M, Souma, T, Noriko, Y-M, Akiyama, Y, Toyohara, T, Tanemoto, M, Abe, T, Sato, H, Nakayama, M, and Ito, S. "High glucose augments susceptibility of AT1R-induced NAD(P)H oxidase activation in mesangial cell." March 2010.

Scholars@Duke

Miyazawa, N, Abe, M, Souma, T, Tanemoto, M, Abe, T, Nakayama, M, and Ito, S. "Methylglyoxal augments intracellular oxidative stress in human aortic endothelial cells." Free radical research 44, no. 1 (January 2010): 101-107.

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19886746
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Abe, M, Toyohara, T, Ishii, A, Suzuki, T, Noguchi, N, Akiyama, Y, Shiwaku, HO, Nakagomi-Hagihara, R, Zheng, G, Shibata, E, Souma, T, Shindo, T, Shima, H, Takeuchi, Y, Mishima, E, Tanemoto, M, Terasaki, T, Onogawa, T, Unno, M, Ito, S, Takasawa, S, and Abe, T. "The HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor pravastatin stimulates insulin secretion through organic anion transporter polypeptides." Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics 25, no. 3 (January 2010): 274-282.

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20610886
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Toyohara, T, Suzuki, T, Morimoto, R, Akiyama, Y, Souma, T, Shiwaku, HO, Takeuchi, Y, Mishima, E, Abe, M, Tanemoto, M, Masuda, S, Kawano, H, Maemura, K, Nakayama, M, Sato, H, Mikkaichi, T, Yamaguchi, H, Fukui, S, Fukumoto, Y, Shimokawa, H, Inui, K-I, Terasaki, T, Goto, J, Ito, S, Hishinuma, T, Rubera, I, Tauc, M, Fujii-Kuriyama, Y, Yabuuchi, H, Moriyama, Y, Soga, T, and Abe, T. "SLCO4C1 transporter eliminates uremic toxins and attenuates hypertension and renal inflammation." Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : Jasn 20, no. 12 (December 2009): 2546-2555.

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19875811
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Souma, T, Abe, M, Akiyama, Y, Toyohara, T, Hiromi, SO, Suzuki, T, Tanemoto, M, Abe, T, and Ito, S. "Acidification Aggravates Fatty Acid-Bound Albumin-Induced Superoxide Production in Renal Proximal Tubular Cells Through Activation of Pyk2 Pathways." October 2009.

Scholars@Duke

Souma, T, Abe, M, Akiyama, Y, Toyohara, T, Suzuki, T, Shiwaku, HO, Tanemoto, M, Abe, T, and Ito, S. "Low luminal pH aggravates fatty acid bound albumin induced O-2(.-) production in renal proximal tubular cell." April 2009.

Scholars@Duke

Souma, T, Abe, M, Akiyama, Y, Toyohara, T, Shiwaku, HO, Suzuki, T, Tanemoto, M, Abe, T, and Ito, S. "LOW LUMINAL PH AGGRAVATES FATTY ACID BOUND ALBUMIN INDUCED O2 center dot- PRODUCTION IN RENAL PROXIMAL TUBULAR CELL." 2009.

Scholars@Duke

Souma, T, Abe, M, Akiyama, Y, Toyohara, T, Shiwaku, HO, Suzuki, T, Tanemoto, M, Abe, T, and Ito, S. "LOW LUMINAL pH AGGRAVATES FATTY ACID BOUD ALBUMIN INDUCED O-2(center dot-) PRODUCTION IN RENAL PROXIMAL TUBULAR CELL." 2009.

Scholars@Duke

Bockenhauer, D, Cruwys, M, Kleta, R, Halperin, LF, Wildgoose, P, Souma, T, Nukiwa, N, Cheema-Dhadli, S, Chong, CK, Kamel, KS, Davids, MR, and Halperin, ML. "Antenatal Bartter's syndrome: why is this not a lethal condition?." Qjm : Monthly Journal of the Association of Physicians 101, no. 12 (December 2008): 927-942.

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18829713
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