JECS

researcher

Publications

JECS Publications

No.TitleAuthorJournal
158 Factors influencing exclusive breastfeeding rates until 6 months postpartum: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Inano, H., et al.

Scientific Reports. 2021 Mar 25;11(1):6841.

157 Preterm Deliveries in Women with Uterine Myomas: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Murata, T., et al.

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021 Feb 24;18(5):2246.

156 Effectiveness of influenza vaccination in infants and toddlers with and without prior infection history: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Yokomichi, H., et al.

Vaccine. 2021 Mar 26;39(13):1800-1804.

155 Maternal pre-pregnancy body mass
index and foetal acidosis in vaginal
and caesarean deliveries: The Japan
Environment and Children's Study
Murata, T., et al.

Scientific Reports. 2021 Feb 23;11(1):4350.

154 Association of Hemoglobin and Hematocrit Levels during Pregnancy and Maternal Dietary Iron Intake with Allergic Diseases in Children: The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Yang, L., et al.

Nutrients. 2021 Mar 1;13(3):810.

153 The prevalence of psychological distress during pregnancy in Miyagi Prefecture for three years after the Great East Japan Earthquake Tanoue, K., et al.

Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 2021 Feb 26;26(1):27.

152 Better maternal quality of life in pregnancy yields better offspring respiratory outcomes: a birth cohort Yamamoto-Hanada K., et al.

Annals of allergy asthma immunology. 2021 Feb 25;S1081-1206(21)00137-X.

151 Influence of infants' feeding patterns and duration on mothers' postpartum depression: A nationwide birth cohort ―The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Shimao, M., et al.

Journal of Affective Disorders. 2021 Apr 15;285:152-159.

150 Gestational weight gain and risk factors for postpartum depression symptoms from the Japan Environment and Children's Study: a prospective cohort study Yamaguchi, A, et al.

Journal of Affective disorder. 2021 Mar 15;283:223-228.

149 Association between maternal vegetable intake during pregnancy and allergy in offspring: Japan Environment and Children's Study Ogawa, K., et al.

PLOS ONE. 2021 Jan 28;16(1):e0245782.

148 Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy in Relation to Coffee and Tea Consumption: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Kawanishi, Y., et al.

Nutrients. 2021 Jan 24;13(2):343.

147 The association between maternal employment status during pregnancy and risk of depressive symptomatology 1 month after childbirth: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Aochi, Y., et al.

Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 2021 Jan 19;jech-2020-213943.

146 Social support, social cohesion and pain during pregnancy: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Yamada, K., et al.

European Journal of Pain. 2021 Apr;25(4):872-885.

145 Lower respiratory tract infections and orofacial clefts: a prospective cohort study from the Japan Environment and Children's Study Sato, Y.,et al.

Journal of Epidemiology. 2021 Jan 13.

144 Impact of preconception sodium intake on hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Kyozuka, H., et al.

Pregnancy Hypertension. 2020 Nov 25;23:66-72.

143 Exposure to heavy metal modifies optimal gestational weight gain: a large nationally representative cohort of the Japan Environment and Children's Study Jung, CR., et al.

Environment International. 2021 Jan;146:106276.

142 Gestational weight gain and foetal acidosis in vaginal and caesarean deliveries: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Murata, T., et al.

Scientific Reports. 2020 Nov 23;10(1):20389.

141 Impact of sleep duration during pregnancy on the risk of gestational diabetes in the Japan Environmental and Children's Study (JECS) Myoga, M., et al.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2019 Dec 9;19(1):483.

140 Maternal Alcohol Consumption and Risk of Offspring with Congenital Malformation: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Kurita, H., et al.

Pediatric Research. 2020 Nov 23.

139 Antenatal pain, intimate partner violence, and maternal bonding disorder: data from the Japan environment and children's study Yamada, K., et al.

PAIN. 2021 Mar 1;162(3):749-759.

138 Soy consumption and incidence of gestational diabetes mellitus: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Dong, JY., et al.

European journal of nutrition. 2021 Mar;60(2):897-904.

137 Dietary Inflammatory Index During Pregnancy and the Risk of Intrapartum Fetal Asphyxia: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Kyozuka, H., et al.

Nutrients. 2020 Nov 13;12(11):3482.

136 Risk of postpartum depression and very early child mistreatment among mothers reporting higher autistic traits: Evidence from the Japan Environment and Children's Study Hosozawa, M., et al.

Journal of affective disorders. 2021 Feb 1;280(Pt A):11-16.

135 Association of prenatal maternal blood lead levels with birth outcomes in the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS): a nationwide birth cohort study Goto, Y., et al.

International Journal of Epidemiology. 2020 Nov 3;dyaa162.

134 Antenatal and postnatal association of maternal bonding and mental health in Fukushima after the Great East Japan Earthquake of 2011:the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Kuroda, Y., et al.

Journal of Affective Disorders2021 Jan 1;278:244-251.

133 Allergy and Immunology in Young Children of Japan: the JECS National Birth Cohort Yamamoto-Hanada, K., et al.

World Allergy Organaization Journal. 2020 Nov 7;13(11):100479.

132 Possible association between early formula and reduced risk of cow's milk allergy: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Tezuka, J., et al.

Clinical and Experimental Allergy. 2021 Jan;51(1):99-107.

131

Differences in Rate and Medical Indication of Caesarean Section between Germany and Japan

Matthias F., Chie K. et al.

Pediatrics International. 2020 Sep;62(9):1086-1093.

130 Association between maternal hemoglobin concentration and placental weight to birthweight ratio: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Mitsuda, N., et al.

Placenta. 2020 Sep 18;101:132-138.

129 Association of blood cadmium levels in pregnant women with infant birth size and small for gestational age infants: The Japan Environment and Children's study Inadera, H., et al.

Environmental Research. 2020 Aug 5;110007.

128 Maternal total energy, macronutrient and vitamin intakes during pregnancy associated with the offspring's birth size in the Japan Environment and Children's Study Ehab S Eshak, et al.

British Journal of Nutrition. 2020 Sep 28;124(6):558-566.

127 Associations between Glycosylated Hemoglobin Level at Less Than 24 Weeks of Gestation and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes in Japan: The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Iwama, N., et al.

Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 2020 Aug 21;169:108377.

126 Maternal intake of one-carbon metabolism-related B vitamins and anorectal malformations in the Japan Environment and Children's Study Michikawa, T., et al.

Br J Nutr. 2020 Oct 28;124(8):865-873.

125 Association between pesticide usage during pregnancy and neonatal hyperbilirubinemia requiring treatment: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Shibazaki, T., et al.

Pediatric Research. 2020 Aug 5.

124 Characteristics of Postpartum Japanese Mothers Who Were Nonrespondents to the Japan Environment and Children's Study Kigawa, M., et al. Journal of Pediatrics and Congenital Disorders. 2020 Aug 6(1): 105.
123 Trajectories of psychological status of mothers of infant with nonsyndromic orofacial clefts: a prospective cohort study from the Japan Environment and Children's Study Sato, Y., et al.

Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 2020 Aug 26;1055665620951399.

122 Association between pre-pregnancy calcium intake and hypertensive disorders during the first pregnancy: the Japan environment and children's study Kyozuka, H., et al.

BMC pregnancy and childbirth. 2020 Jul 28;20(1):424.

121 Impact of individual and neighborhood social capital on the physical and mental health of pregnant women: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Morozumi, R., et al.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2020 Aug 6;20(1):450.

120 Maternal dietary intake of fish and PUFAs and child neurodevelopment at 6 months and 1 year of age: a nationwide birth cohort--the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Hamazaki K., et al.

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2020 Nov 11;112(5):1295-1303.

119 Determination of urinary cotinine cut-off concentrations for pregnant women in the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Nishihama, Y., et al.

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2020 Jul 31;17 (15):5537.

118 Factors correlating with serum birch pollen IgE status in pregnant women in Hokkaido, Japan: The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Saijo, Y., et al.

World Allergy Organ J. 2020 Jul 3;13(6):100128.

117 Effect of the occupational environment of parents on cryptorchidism Mitsui, T., et al.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL. 2020 Nov;62(11):1256-1263.

116 Dietary patterns during pregnancy and health-related quality of life: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Miura, K., et al.

PLoS One. 2020 Jul 27;15(7):e0236330.

115 Associations between broader autism phenotype and dietary intake: A cross-sectional study (Japan Environment & Children's Study) Hirokawa, K., et al.

Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 2020 Aug;50(8):2698-2709.

114 Association between surgical procedures under general anesthesia in infancy and developmental outcomes at 1 year: the Japan Environment and Children' s Study Kobayashi, Y., et al.

Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 2020 Jul 25;25(1):32.

113 Factor structure of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale in the Japan Environment and Children's Study Matsumura, K., et al.

Scientific Reports. 2020 Jul 15;10(1):11647.

112 Association of maternal sleep before and during pregnancy with preterm birth and early infant sleep and temperament Nakahara, K., et al.

Scientific Reports. 2020 Jul 6;10(1):11084.

111 Non-reassuring foetal status and sleep problems in 1-year-old infants in the Japan Environment and Children's Study: A cohort study Nakahara, K., et al.

Scientific Reports. 2020 Jul 10;10(1):11432.

110 Cumulative inactivated vaccine exposure and allergy development among children: a birth cohort from Japan Yamamoto-Hanada, K., et al.

Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 2020 Jul 7;25(1):27.

109 Association between prenatal exposure to household pesticides and neonatal weight and length growth in the Japan Environment and Children's Study Matsuki, T., et al.

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2020 Jun 26;17(12):4608.

108 Association between blood lead exposure and mental health in pregnant women: results from The Japan Environment and Children's Study Ishitsuka, K., et al.

Neurotoxicology. 2020 Jul;79:191-199.

107 Prospective Association of Air‐Purifier Usage during Pregnancy with Infant Neurodevelopment:A Nationwide Longitudinal Study--Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Matsumura, K., et al.

Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2020 Jun 19;9(6):E1924.

106 Risk of Adverse Obstetric Outcomes in Japanese Women With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Murata, T., et al.

PLoS One. 2020 May 29;15(5):e0233883.

105 Time Course of Metabolic Status in Pregnant Women: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Sasaki, H., et al.

Journal of Diabetes Investigation. 2020 Feb 21.

104 Association between maternal active smoking during pregnancy and placental weight: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Mitsuda, N., et al.

Placenta. 2020 May;94:48-53.

103 Self-reported eating speed and incidence of gestational diabetes mellitus: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Dong, JY., et al.

Nutrients. 2020 May 2;12(5):1296.

102 Skipping breakfast before and during early pregnancy and incidence of gestational diabetes mellitus : the Japan Environment and Children's Study Dong, JY., et al.

Am J Clin Nutr. 2020 Apr 1;111(4):829-834.

101 Population attributable fractions of modifiable risk factors for nonsyndromic orofacial clefts: a prospective cohort study from the Japan Environment and Children's Study Sato, Y., et al.

J Epidemiol. 2020 Apr 25.

100 Association of prenatal psychological distress and postpartum depression with varying physical activity intensity:Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Susukida, R., et al.

Sci Rep. 2020 Apr 14;10(1):6390.

99 Maternal multivitamin intake and orofacial clefts in offspring: Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) cohort study Yoshida, S., et al.

BMJ Open. 2020 Mar 30;10(3):e035817.

98 Pain Medications During Pregnancy: Data from the Japan environment and children's study (JECS) Yamada, K., et al.

J Anesth. 2020 Apr;34(2):202-210.

97 Association between nausea and vomiting of pregnancy and postpartum depression: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Muchanga S. M. J., et al.

J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol. 2020 Mar 4:1-9.

96 Influence of parity and mode of delivery on mother-infant bonding: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Yoshida, T., et al.

J Affect Disord. 2020 Feb 15;263:516-520.

95 Assisted reproductive technologies are slightly associated with maternal lack of affection toward the newborn: The Japan Environment and Children's Stydy Yoshimasu, K., et al.

J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2020 Jan 15.

94 The association between gestational use of personal care products and neonatal urological abnormality at birth: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Nishihama, Y., et al.

Reprod Toxicol. 2020 Jan 22;93:83-88.

93 No association between prenatal antibiotics exposure and atopic dermatitis among Japanese infants Sasaki, M., et al.

Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2020 Feb;31(2):218-221.

92 Does overweight before pregnancy reduce the occurrence of gastroschisis?: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Michikawa, T., et al.

BMC Res Notes. 2020 Jan 30;13(1):47.

91 Breastfeeding and risk of febrile seizures in infants: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Mitsuda, N., et al.

Brain Dev. 2019 Nov;41(10):839-847.

90 Education level and risk of postpartum depression: results from the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Matsumura, K., et al.

BMC Psychiatry. 2019 Dec 27;19(1):419.

89 Changes in Dietary Intake in Pregnant Women from Periconception to Pregnancy in the Japan Environment and Children's Study: A Nationwide Japanese Birth Cohort Ishitsuka, K., et al.

Matern Child Health J. 2020 Mar;24(3):389-400.

88 Cat and dog ownership in early life and infant devvelopment: A prospective birth cohort study of Japan Environment and Children's Study Minatoya, M., et al.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Dec 27;17(1). pii: E205.

87 Determinants of Alcohol Consumption in Women Before and After Awareness of Conception Ishitsuka, K., et al.

Matern Child Health J. 2020 Feb;24(2):165-176.

86 Association of cleft lip and palate on mother-to-infant bonding: a cross-sectional study in the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Tsuchiya, S., et al.

BMC Pediatr. 2019 Dec 20;19(1):505.

85 Prenatal tobacco smoking is associated with postpartum depression in Japanese pregnant women: The japan environment and children's study. Cui, M., et al.

J Affect Disord. 2020 Mar 1;264:76-81.

84 Paternal occupational exposure to chemicals and secondary sex ratio: results from the Japan Environment and Children's Study Adachi, S., et al.

Lancet Planet Health. 2019 Dec;3(12):e529-e538.

83 Medical and surgical complications in pregnancy and obstetric labour complications in the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) cohort: a birth cohort study Yang, L., et al.

J Obstet Gynaecol. 2019 Nov 28:1-7.

82 Risk factors for placenta accreta spectrum: Findings from the Japan Environment and Children's Study Kyozuka, H., et al.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2019 Nov 27;19(1):447.

81 Update on the prevalence and determinants of folic acid use in Japan evaluated with 91,538 pregnant women: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Ishikawa, T., et al.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2020 Feb;33(3):427-436.

80 Effect of proinflammatory diet before pregnancy on gestational age and birthweight: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Ishibashi, M., et al.

Matern Child Nutr. 2020 Apr;16(2):e12899.

79 Higher prevalence of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in women who smoke: the Japan environment and children's study Tanaka, K., et al.

Hypertens Res. 2019 Apr;42(4):558-566.

78 Factors of non-responsive or lost-to-follow-up Japanese mothers during the first year post partum following the Japan Environment and Children's Study: a longitudinal cohort study Kigawa, M., et al.

BMJ Open. 2019 Nov 12;9(11):e031222.

77 Risk of preterm birth, low birthweight, and small-for-gestational-age infants in pregnancies with adenomyosis: A cohort study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study Yamaguchi, A., et al.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2019 Mar;98(3):359-364.

76 The Effect of Maternal Age at the First Childbirth on Gestational Age and Birth Weight: The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Kyozuka, H., et al.

J Epidemiol. 2019 May 5;29(5):187-191.

75 Effects of long working hours and shift work during pregnancy on obstetric and perinatal outcomes: A large prospective cohort study - Japan Environment and Children's Study Suzumori, N., et al.

Birth. 2019 Oct 31.

74 Chocolate consumption and risk of gestational diabetes mellitus: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Dong, JY., et al.

Br J Nutr. 2019 Oct 28;122(8):936-941.

73 Interannual Changes in the Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence Against Pregnant Women in Miyagi Prefecture After the Great East Japan Earthquake: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Tanoue, K., et al.

J Interpers Violence. 2019 Oct 16:886260519881517.

72 Infant dietary intake of yogurt and cheese and gastroenteritis at 1 year of age: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Nakamura, M., et al.

PLoS One. 2019 Oct 7;14(10):e0223495.

71 Association between maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy and risk of preterm delivery: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Ikehara, S., et al.

BJOG. 2019 Nov;126(12):1448-1454.

70 Association between maternal fermented food consumption and infant sleep duration:The Japan Environment and Children's Study Sugimori, N., et al.

PLoS One. 2019 Oct 4;14(10):e0222792.

69 Paternal height has an impact on birth weight of their offspring in a Japanese population: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Takagi, K., et al.

J Dev Orig Health Dis. 2019 Oct;10(5):542-554.

68 Dietary intake of fish and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and risk of postpartum depression: a nationwide longitudinal study - the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Hamazaki K., et al.

Psychol Med. 2019 Sep 19:1-9.

67 Benefits of cooperation among large-scale cohort studies and human biomonitoring projects in environmental health research: An exercise in blood lead analysis of the Environment and Child Health International Birth Cohort Group Nakayama, SF., et al.

Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2019 Sep;222(8):1059-1067.

66 Maternal dietary intake of vitamin A during pregnancy was inversely associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: the Japan Environment and Children's Study Michikawa, T., et al.

Br J Nutr. 2019 Dec 14;122(11):1295-1302.

65 Understanding the relationship between postpartum depression one month and six months after delivery and mother-infant bonding failure one-year after birth: results from the Japan Environment and Children's study (JECS) Kasamatsu, H., et al.

Psychol Med. 2019 Sep 2:1-9.

64 Maternal Exposure to Housing Renovation During Pregnancy and Risk of Offspring with Congenital Malformation: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Motoki, N., et al.

Sci Rep. 2019 Aug 9;9(1):11564.

63 Adverse obstetrical outcomes for women with endometriosis and adenomyosis: A large cohort of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Harada, T., et al.

PLoS One. 2019 Aug 2;14(8):e0220256.

62 Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy and Risk of Placental Abnormality: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Ohira, S., et al.

Sci Rep. 2019 Jul 16;9(1):10259.

61 The relationship between prenatal psychological stress and placental abruption in Japan, The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS)

Kawanishi, Y., et al.

PLoS One. 2019 Jul 8;14(7):e0219379.

60 Analysis of non-respondent pregnant women who were registered in the Japan Environment and Children's Study: a longitudinal cohort study Kigawa, M.,et al.

BMJ Open. 9(6):e025562

59 Associations between metal concentrations in whole blood and placenta previa and placenta accreta: the Japan Environment and Children's Study(JECS) Tsuji, M., et al.

Environ Health Prev Med. 2019 Jun 7;24(1):40.

58 Fermented foods and preterm birth risk from a prospective large cohort study; The Japan Environment and Children's study Ito, M., et al.

Environ Health Prev Med. 2019 May 1;24(1):25

57 Dose-dependent associations between prenatal caffeine consumption and small-for-gestational-age, preterm birth, and reduced birth weight in the Japan Environment and Children's Study Kobayashi, S., et al.

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2019 May;33(3):185-194.

56 Preconception folic acid supplementation use and the occurrence of neural tube defects in Japan: A nationwide birth cohort study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study Nishigori, H., et al.

Congenit Anom (Kyoto). 2019 Jul;59(4):110-117.

55 Blood mercury, lead, cadmium, manganese and selenium levels in pregnant women and their determinants: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Nakayama, SF., et al.

J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2019 Apr 18.

54 Dietary intake of fish and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and physician-diagnosed allergy in Japanese: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Hamazaki, K., et al.

Nutrition. 2019

53 Complications and adverse outcomes in pregnancy and childbirth among women who conceived by assisted reproductive technologies: A nationwide birth cohortstudy of Japan environment and children's study. Nagata, C., et al. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2019 Feb 20;19(1):77.
52 Verbal Abuse during Pregnancy Increases frequency of newborn hearing screening referral: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Komori, K., et al. Child Abuse Negl. 2019 Apr;90:193-201.
51 The risk of secondary sex ratio imbalance and increased monozygotic twinningafter blastocyst transnfer: data from The Japan Environment and Children'sStudy. Hattori, H., et al. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2019 Feb 22;17(1):27.
50 Association between Blood Manganese Level during Pregnancy and Birth Size: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Yamamoto, M.,et al. Environ Res. 2019 Feb 8;172:117-126.
49 Association of blood mercury levels during pregnancy with infant birth size by blood selenium levels in the Japan Environment and Children's Study: A prospective birth cohort. Kobayashi, S., et al. Environment International 2019 Feb 8;125:418-429.
48 Endometriosis and recurrent pregnancy loss as new risk factors for venous thromboembolism during pregnancy and postpartum: the JECS birth cohort. Sugiura-Ogasawara, M., et al.

Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2019 Feb 5.

47 Associations between metal levels in whole blood and IgE concentrations inpregnant women, based on data from the Japan Environment and children's Study. Tsuji, M., et al. Journal of Epidemiology 2019 Jan.
46 Impact of intention and feeling toward being pregnant on postpartum depression: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Baba, S., et al. Arch Womens Ment Health. 2018 Dec 27.
45 Changes in the association between postpartum depression and mother-infant bonding by parity: longitudinal results from the Japan Environment and Children' s Study. Tsuchida, A., et al. J Psychiatr Res. 2018 Nov 28;110:110-116.
44 Association between time-related work factors and dietary behaviors: Results from the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Tanaka, R., et al. Environ Health Prev Med. 2018 Dec 14;23(1):62.
43 Association between cesarean section and constipation in infants: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Yoshida, T., et al. BMC Res Notes. 2018 Dec 12;11(1):882.
42 Sleep status varies by age among Japanese women during preconception and pregnancy in a nationwide birth cohort study (the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS)). Konishi, M., et al. Sleep and Biological Rhythms
41 Isoflavone Intake in Early Pregnancy and Hypospadias in the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Michikawa, T., et al. Urology. 2019 Feb;124:229-236.
40 Adverse pregnancy and perinatal outcome in patients with recurrent pregnancy loss: Multiple imputation analyses with propensity score adjustment applied to a large-scale birth cohort of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Sugiura-Ogasawara, M., et al. Am J Reprod Immunol. 2018 Nov 14:e13072.
39 Severity of nausea and vomiting in singleton and twin pregnancies in relation to fetal sex: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Mitsuda, N., et al. J Epidemiol. 2018 Nov 10.
38 Association between alcohol consumption during pregnancy and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in Japan: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Iwama, N., et al. Hypertens Res. 2019 Jan;42(1):85-94.
37 Preconception dysmenorrhea as a risk factor for psychological distress in pregnancy: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Watanabe, Z., et al. J Affect Disord. 2018 Nov 5;245:475-483.
36 Optimal protein intake during pregnancy for reducing the risk of fetal growth restriction: a secondary analysis of the Japanese Environment and Children's Study. Morisaki, N., et al.

Br J Nutr. 2018 Dec;120(12):1432-1440.

35 Risky Health Behaviors of Teenage Mothers and Infant Outcomes in the Japan Environment and Children's Study: a Nationwide Cohort Study. Ishitsuka, K., et al.

J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2019 Apr;32(2):146-152.

34 Effects of physical activity during pregnancy on preterm delivery and mode of delivery: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Takami, M., et al. PLoS One. 2018 Oct 29;13(10):e0206160.
33 Fish consumption in early pregnancy and congenital gastrointestinal tract atresia in the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Michikawa, T., et al. Br J Nutr. 2019 Jan;121(1):100-108.
32 Non-reassuring foetal status and neonatal irritability in the Japan Environment and Children's Study: A cohort study Morokuma, S., et al. Sci Rep. 2018 Oct 26;8(1):15853.
31 Association between family members and risk of postpartum depression in Japan: does "who they live with" matter? -the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Honjo, K., et al. Soc Sci Med. 2018 Nov;217:65-72.
30 Associations between Maternal Blood Cadmium and Lead Concentrations and Gestational and Diabetes Mellitus in the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Oguri, T., et al Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2018 Oct 30.
29 Associations between broader autism phenotype (BAP) and maternal attachment are moderated by maternal postpartum depression when infants are one month old: A prospective study of the Japan Environment & Children's Study. Hirokawa, K., et al. J Affect Disord. 2019 Jan 15;243:485-493.
28 Prevalence of Congenital Anomalies in the Japan Environment and Children's Study Mezawa, H., et al.

J Epidemiol. 2019 Jul 5;29(7):247-256.

27 Questionnaire results on exposure characteristics of pregnant women participating in the Japan Environment and Children Study (JECS). Iwai-Shimada M., et al. Environ Health Prev Med. 2018 Sep 15;23(1):45.
26 Blood pressure changes during twin pregnancies: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Iwama, N., et al. J Hypertens. 2019 Jan;37(1):206-215.
25 The association between whole blood concentrations of heavy metals inpregnant women and premature births: The Japan Environment and Children'sStudy (JECS). Tsuji, M., et al. Environ Res. 2018 Oct;166:562-569.
24 Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy associated with lower incidence of preterm births: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Mitsuda, N., et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2018 Jun 27;18(1):268
23 Variation in men's dietary intake between occupations, based on data from TheJapan Environment and Children's Study (JECS). Tanaka, R., et al.

American Journal of Men's Health 2018 Jun 1:1557988318780847

22 Having small for gestational age infants was associated with maternal allergicfeatures in the JECS birth cohort. Saito, M., et al.

Allergy. 2018 Sep;73(9):1908-1911.

21 Dietary Differences in Male Workers among Smaller Occupational Groups withinLarge Occupational Categories: Findings from the Japan Environment andChildren's Study (JECS). Tanaka, R., et al.

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2018 May 11;15(5).

20 Lack of association between receiving ART treatment and parental psychological distress during pregnancy: Preliminary findings of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Yoshimasu, K., et al.

Reproductive Biomedicine & Society Online, 2018, 5, 5-16.

19 Dietary intake of fish and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and risks of perinatal depression: The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS). Hamazaki, K., et al. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 2018, 98:9-16.
18 Allergy and Mental Health Among Pregnant Women in the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Yamamoto-Hanada, K.,et al.

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Jul - Aug;6(4):1421-1424.e2.

17 Baseline Profile of Participants in the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS). Michikawa, T., et al. J Epidemiol. 2018 Feb 5;28(2):99-104.
16 Parental condition and infant sex at birth in the Japan Environment and Children's Study:
a test of the Trivers-Willard hypothesis
Morita, M., et al. Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science, 2017, 8(2): 40-44.
15 Preconception gynecological risk factors of postpartum depression among Japanese women: The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS). Muchanga, S. M. J., et al. Journal of Affective Disorders, 2017, 217: 34-41.
14 Maternal Sleep and Small for Gestational Age Infants in the Japan Environment and Children's Study: a cohort study. Morokuma, S., et al. BMC Res Notes. 2017 Aug 11;10(1):394.
13 Allergic profiles of mothers and fathers in the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS): a nationwide birth cohort study. Yamamoto-Hanada, K.,et al. World Allergy Organ J. 2017 Aug 7;10(1):24.
12 Pregnant Women's Awareness of Social Capital in the Great East Japan Earthquake-Affected Areas of Miyagi Prefecture: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Nishigori, H., et al. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2017 Jun;11(3):355-364.
11 Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and risk of major congenital anomalies for pregnancies in Japan: A nationwide birth cohort study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Nishigori, H., et al. Congenit Anom (Kyoto). 2017 May;57(3):72-78.
10 Drug Use before and during Pregnancy in Japan: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Nishigori, H., et al. Pharmacy (Basel). 2017 Apr 10;5(2). pii: E21.
9 Incidence of Domestic Violence Against Pregnant Females After the Great East Japan Earthquake in Miyagi Prefecture: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Sakurai, K., et al. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2017 Apr;11(2):216-226.
8 Prevalence and determinants of inadequate use of folic acid supplementation in Japanese pregnant women: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS). Obara, T., et al. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2017 Mar;30(5):588-593.
7 Obstetrical Complications in Women with Endometriosis: A Cohort Study in Japan. Harada, T., et al. PLoS One. 2016 Dec 22;11(12):e0168476.
6 Relationship between hyperemesis gravidarum and small-for-gestational-age in the Japanese population: the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS). Morokuma, S., et al. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2016 Aug 26;16:247.
5 Association between social capital and the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus: An interim report of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Mizuno, S., et al. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2016 Oct;120:132-41.
4 Association between maternal smoking during pregnancy and birth weight: an appropriately adjusted model from the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Suzuki, K., et al. J Epidemiol. 2016 Jul 5;26(7):371-7.
3 Fermented Food Consumption and Psychological Distress in Pregnant Women: A Nationwide Birth Cohort Study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Takahashi, F., et al. Tohoku J Exp Med. 2016 Dec;240(4):309-321.
2 Psychological distress during pregnancy in Miyagi after the Great East Japan Earthquake: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Watanabe, Z., et al. J Affect Disord. 2016 Jan 15;190:341-348.
1 The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS): a preliminary report on selected characteristics of approximately 10,000 pregnant women recruited during the first year of the study. Michikawa, T., et al. Journal of Epidemiology, 2015, 25(6):452-8.

JECS Adjunct Study Publications

No.TitleAuthorJournal
35 Participant mothers' attitudes toward genetic analysis in a birth cohort study Yamamoto, M., et al.

Journal of Human Genetics. 2021 Jan 25.

34 Description of maternal physical activity status before and after pregnancy and its predictors among Japanese women: Miyagi regional adjunct study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Yamada, A., et al. Research in Exercise Epidemiology. 2021; 23 (1)
33 Comprehensive metabolomic analysis of first-trimester serum identifies biomarkers of early-onset hypertensive disorder of pregnancy Kyozuka, H., et al.

Scientific Reports. 2020 Aug 17;10(1):13857.

32 Plasma Oxytocin Concentrations During and After Gestation in Japanese Pregnant Women Affected by Anxiety Disorder and Endometriosis Masumoto, T., et al.

Yonago Acta Medica. 2020 Nov 5;63(4):301-307.

31 Cumulative exposure assessment of neonicotinoids and an investigation into their intake-related factors in young children in Japan Oya, N., et al.

Science of the Total Environment. 2021 Jan 1; 750:141630.

30 The prevalence and risk factors for postpartum depression symptoms of fathers at one and 6 months postpartum: an adjunct study of the Japan Environment & Children's Study. Nishigori, H., et al.

The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2020 Aug;33(16):2797-2804.

29 Sexual difference in 2nd-to-4th digit ratio among 1.5-year-old Japanese children: A cross-sectional study of Aichi regional adjunct cohort of the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS-A) Yamada, Y., et al.

Early Human Development. 2020 Jul;146:105050.

28 Within-individual and interlaboratory variability analyses of urinary metabolites measurements of organophosphorus insecticides Ito, Y., et al.

J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2020 Jul;30(4):721-729.

27 Exposure levels of organophosphate pesticides in Japanese diapered children: Contributions of exposure-related behaviors and mothers' considerations of food selection and preparation Oya, N., et al.

Environ Int. 2020 Jan;134:105294.

26 Associations of erythrocyte fatty acid compositions with FADS1 gene polymorphism in Japanese mothers and infants Nita, R., et al.

Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2020 Jan;152:102031.

25 The impact of exposure to desert dust on infants' symptoms and countermeasures to reduce the effects Itazawa, T., et al.

Allergy. 2019 Dec 30.

24 Biomonitoring method for neonicotinoid insecticides in urine of non-toilet-trained children using LC-MS/MS Ueyama, J., et al.

Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess. 2020 Feb;37(2):304-315.

23 Cohort profile: Aichi regional sub-cohort of the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS-A)

Ebara, T., et al.

BMJ Open. 2019 Nov 12;9(11):e028105.

22 Relationships between docosahexaenoic acid compositions of maternal and umbilical cord erythrocytes in pregnant Japanese women

Yamada, K.,et al.

Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2019 Aug;147:1-5

21 Association among Neutralizing Antibody Titers against Parechovirus A3 in Maternal Blood and Cord Blood Pairs and Perinatal Factors Shimizu, H., et al.

Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, 2020 Jul 13;9(3):320-325.

20 Association between vitamin D deficiency and allergic symptom in pregnant women

Kanatani, KT., et al.

PLoS One. 2019 Apr 10;14(4):e0214797

19 High frequency of vitamin D deficiency incurrent pregnant Japanese women associated with UV avoidance and hypo-vitamin D diet Kanatani, KT., et al.

PLoS One. 2019 Mar 4;14(3):e0213264

18 Mother-to-infant bonding failure and intimate partner violence during pregnancy
as risk factors for father-to-infant bonding failure at one month postpartum: an
adjunct study of the Japan Environment & Children's Study
Nishigori, H., et al.

The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2020 Aug;33(16):2789-2796.

17 Exploration of predictive metabolic factors for gestational diabetes mellitus in Japanese women using metabolomic analysis. Sakurai K., et al. J Diabetes Investig. 2018 Jun 29.
16 Positive Emotion and its Changes during Pregnancy: Adjunct Study of JapanEnvironment and Children's Study in Miyagi Prefecture. Nakamura, Y., et al. Tohoku J Exp Med. 2018 Aug;245(4):223-230.
15 Airborne endotoxin concentrations in indoor and outdoor particulate matter and their predictors in an urban city. Yoda, Y., et al. Indoor Air 2017. 27(5)
14 Status of Pregnan Women's Mental and Physical Stress and Influences of Work. Anan, A., et al. JJOMT
2017. 65(4)
13 Association of Excessive Mobile Phone Use during Pregnancy with Birth Weight: an Adjunct Study in Kumamoto of Japan Environment and Children's Study. Xi Lu ., et al. Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine
2017. 22:52
12 Determinants of polyunsaturated fatty acid concentrations in erythrocytes of pregnant Japanese women from a birth cohort study: study protocol and baseline findings of an adjunct study of the Japan Environment & Children's Study. Saito, S., et al. Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine.
2017. 22(1)
11 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Levels in Maternal Erythrocytes of Japanese Women during Pregnancy and after Childbirth. Kawabata, T., et al. Nutrient
2017. 9(3)
10 Quantitative analysis of organophosphate insecticide metabolites in urine extracted from disposable diapers of toddlers in Japan. Oya, N., et al. Int J Hyg Environ Health.
2017. 220(2PtA)
9 Assessment of questionnaire-based PCB exposure focused on food frequency in birth cohorts in Japan. Eguchi, A., et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int.
2016. 61(9)
8 Association of serum n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids with psychological distress in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy: Adjunct Study of Japan Environment and Children's Study Hamazaki, K., et al.

Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2016 Nov;114:21-27.

7 Survey of motivation to participate in a birth cohort. Yamamoto, M., et al. J Hum Genetics (2016)volume 61, pages 787-791
6 The Association between Prenatal Yoga and the Administration of Ritodrine Hydrochloride during Pregnancy: An Adjunct Study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Kawanishi, Y., et al. PLoS One 2016. 11(6).
5 Effect of desert dust exposure on allergic symptoms: A natural experiment in Japan. Kanatani, KT., et al. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol.
2016. 116(5)
4 Serum n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and psychological distress in early pregnancy: Adjunct Study of Japan Environment and Children's Study. Hamazaki, K., et al.

Transl Psychiatry.
2016. 6:e737

3 Heterogeneity of the Fatty Acid Composition of Japanese Placentae for Determining the Perinatal Fatty Acid Status: a Methodological Study. Yamazaki, I., et al. J Oleo Sci. 2015. 64(8)
2 Non-specific psychological distress in women undergoing noninvasive prenatal testing because of advanced maternal age. Suzumori, N., et al. Prenatal Diagnosis. 2014. 34(11): 1055-60.
1 Birth cohort study on the effects of desert dust exposure on children's health: protocol of an adjunct study of the Japan Environment & Children's Study. Kanatani, KT., et al. BMJ Open.
2014. 4(6)

Others

No.TitleAuthorJournal
18 Exploratory analysis of plasma cytokine/chemokine levels in 6-year-old children from a birth cohort study. Yamamoto-Hanada K., et al.

Cytokine. 2020 Mar 6;130:155051.

17 A randomized crossover trial of topical lidocaine-prilocaine cream versus lidocaine cream for analgesia during venipuncture Michihata, N., et al.

Annals of Clinical Epidemiology 2019;1(3):95-101, Oct 2019.

16 Role of Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Mental Health-Studies from Japan Hamasaki, K., et al.

Journal of Oleo Science
68(6):511-515, 2019

15 Egg antigen was more abundant than mite antigen in children's bedding: findings of the pilot study of The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) Kitazawa, H., et al.

Allergology International

14 The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) in Fukushima prefecture-Pregnancy Outcome after the Great East Japan Earthquake. Kyozuka H., et al. Tohoku J Exp Med. 2018 Sep;246(1):27-33.
13 Inability of infants to push up in the prone position and subsequent development Senju A, Shimono M, Tsuji M, Suga R, Shibata E, Fujino Y, Kawamoto T, Kusuhara K.

Pediatr Int. 2018 Sep;60(9):811-819.

12 Factors associated with occupation changes after pregnancy/delivery: result from Japan Environment & Children's pilot study. Suga R, Tsuji M, Tanaka R, Shibata E, Tanaka M, Senju A, Araki S, Morokuma S, Sanefuji M, Oda M, Mise N, Baba Y, Hayama-Terada M, Kusuhara K, Mitsubuchi H, Katoh T, Kawamoto T.

BMC Womens Health. 2018 Jun 5;18(1):86.

11 Association Between Serum Folate Levels and Caffeinated Beverage Consumption in Pregnant Women in Chiba: The Japan Environment and Children's Study Otake, M., et al.

J Epidemiol. 2018 Oct 5;28(10):414-419.

10 The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) in Fukushima Prefecture-A progress report on the enrollment stage. Hashimoto, K., et al. Fukushima Journal of Medical Science
年:2017 月:8 巻:63(2) 頁:57-63
9 Japan Environment and Children's Study: backgrounds, activities, and future directions in global perspectives. Ishitsuka, K., et al. Environ Health Prev Med. 2017 Jul 14;22(1):61.
8 Comparative study on three different methods for arm-span measurement: the Japan environment and Children's study pilot. Tsuji M, Ayabe T, Tanaka R, Senju A, Shibata E, Araki S, Morokuma S, Sanefuji M, Kusuhara K, Kawamoto T.

Environ Health Prev Med. 2017 Apr 4;22(1):28.

7 Postal contact with participating children and its impact on response rate: Japan Environment and Children's Pilot Study. Senju A, Suga R, Tsuji M, Shibata E, Anan A, Yamamoto Y, Kusuhara K, Kawamoto T.

Pediatr Int. 2016 Dec;58(12):1328-1332

6 Relieving pain and distress during venipuncture: Pilot study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS). Yamamoto-Hanada K, Futamura M, Kitazawa H, Ohya Y, Kobayashi F, Kusuda T, Sanefuji M, Oda M, Mitsubuchi H, Shibata E, Tsuji M, Kayama F, Nakano Y, Suda E, Michikawa T, Katoh T, Saito H. Pediatr Int. 2015. 57(5):1044-7.
5 Harmonizing Biomarker Measurements in Longitudinal Studies of Children's Health and the Environment. Ruth Etzel, Marie-Aline Charles, Michael Dellarco, Katie Gajeski, Karl-Heinz Jöckel, Steven Hirschfeld, Michihiro Kamijima, Toshihiro Kawamoto, Marike Kolossa-Gehring, Shoji Nakayama, Börge Schmidt, Ying Tian, Birgit Wolz, Cécile Zaros, Jun Zhang. Biomonitoring. 2014. 1:50-62. (doi: 10.2478/bimo-2014-0006).
4 Rationale and study design of the Japan environment and children's study (JECS). Kawamoto T, Nitta H, Murata K, Toda E, Tsukamoto N, Hasegawa M, Yamagata Z, Kayama F, Kishi R, Ohya Y, Saito H, Sago H, Okuyama M, Ogata T, Yokoya S, Koresawa Y, Shibata Y, Nakayama S, Michikawa T, Takeuchi A, Satoh H and Working Group of the Epidemiological Research for Children's Environmental Health.

BMC Public Health. 2014. 14:25. (doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-25.).

3 Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) decrease the placental syncytiotrophoblast volume and increase Placental Growth Factor (PlGF) in the placenta of normal pregnancy. Tsuji M, Aiko Y, Kawamoto T, T Hachisuga, Kooriyama C, Myoga M, Tomonaga C, Matsumura F, Anan A, Tanaka M, Yu HS, Fujisawa Y, Suga R, Shibata E.

Placenta. 2013 Jul;34(7):619-23.

2 Mental and Physical Stress of Pregnant Women and Work Anan A, Shiiba M, Sibata E, Tanaka M, Kawamoto R.

JJOMT, 60: 45―54, 2012

1 Japan Environment and Children's Study : An Approach to Identify Environmental Factors impacting Children's Development Kawamoto, T., et al. Environmental information science 41(4), 16-20, 2013-01-29