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236. Houjou, T, Yamatani, K., Nakanishi, H., Imagawa, M., Shimizu, T., and Taguchi, R. (2004) Rapid and selective identification of molecular species in phosphatidylcholine and sphingomyelin by conditional neutral loss scanning and MS3. Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 18, 3123-3130.

235. Ando, K., Tsuji, E., Ando, Y., Kunitomo, J., Yamashita, M., Ohta, S., Nabe, T., Kohno, S., Yokomizo, T., Shimizu, T., and Ohishi, Y. (2004) Preparation of 2- and 4-(2-alkylcarbamoyl-1-methylvinyl)-7-alkyloxybenzo[b]furans having potent antagonistic activity against human leukotriene B4 BLT1 and/or BLT2 receptors. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2, 3427-3431.

234. Branger, J., Wieland, C. W., Florquin, S., Maris, N. A., Pater, J. M., Speelman, P., Shimizu, T., Ishii, S., and van der Poll, T. (2004) Platelet-activating factor receptor deficient mice show an unaltered clearance of Haemophilus influenzae from their respiratory tract. Shock 22, 543-547.

233. Ishikawa, S., Uozumi, N., Shiibashi, T, Izumi, T., Fukayama, M., Shimizu, T., Watanabe, J., and Nogami, S. (2004) Lethal malaria in cytosolic phospholipase A2- and phospholipase A2IIA-deficient mice. Amer. J. Tropical Med. Hyg. 70, 645-650.

232. Hirabayashi, T., Murayama, T., and Shimizu, T. (2004) Regulatory mechanism and physiological role of cytosolic phospholipase A2 (review) Biol. Pharm. Bull. 27, 1168-1173.

231. Angeli, V, Llodrá, J., Rong, J. X., Satoh, K., Ishii, S., Shimizu, T., Fisher, E, A., and Randolph, G. J. (2004) Dyslipidemia associated with atherosclerotic disease systemically alters dendritic cell mobilization. Immunity 21, 561-574.

230. Murakami, N., Yokomizo, T., Okuno, T., and Shimizu, T. (2004) G2A is a proton-sensing G-protein-coupled receptor antagonized by lysophosphatidylcholine. J. Biol. Chem. 279, 42484-42491.

229. Hikiji, H., Ishii, S., Shindou, H., Takato, T., and Shimizu, T. (2004) Absence of platelet-activating factor receptor protects mice from osteoporosis following ovariectomy. J. Clin. Invest. 114, 85-93.

228. Ishii, S., Nagase, T., Shindou, H., Takizawa, H., Ouchi, Y., and Shimizu, T. (2004) Platelet-activating factor receptor develops airway hyperresponsiveness independently of airway inflammation in a murine asthma model. J. Immunol. 172, 7095-7102.

227. Takai, D., Nagase, T., and Shimizu, T. (2004) New therapeutic key for cystic fibrosis: a role for lipoxins. Nature Immunol. (News and Views) 5, 357-358.

226. Hori, T., Yokomizo, T., Ago, H., Sugahara, M., Ueno, G., Yamamoto, M., Kumasaka, T., Shimizu, T. and Miyano, M. (2004) Structural basis of leukotriene B4 12-hydroxydehydrogenase/15-oxo-prostaglandin 13-reductase catalytic mechanism and a possible Src homology 3 domain binding loop. J. Biol. Chem. 279, 22615-22623.

225. Brink, C., Dahlen, S. E., Drazen, J., Evans, J. F., Hay, D.W., Rovati, G. E., Serhan, C. N., Shimizu, T. and Yokomizo, T. (2004) International Union of Pharmacology XLIV. Nomenclature for the Oxoeicosanoid Receptor. Pharmacol. Rev., 56, 149-157.

224. Tashiro, S., Sumi, T., Uozumi, N., Shimizu, T., and Nakamura, T. (2004) B-Myb-dependent regulation of c-Myc expression by cytosolic phospholipase A2. J. Biol. Chem. 279, 17715-17722.

223. Rijneveld, A. W., Weijer, S., Florquin, S., Speelman, P., Shimizu, T., Ishii, S., and van der Poll, T. (2004) Improved host defense against pneumococcal pneumonia in platelet-activating factor receptor-deficient mice. J. Infect. Dis. 189, 711-716.

222. Taniguchi, T. and Shimizu, T. (2004) Characterization of a novel member of murine semaphorin family. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 314, 242-248.