Hideki Ohira

Summary

Affiliation: Graduate School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Interaction of prime and target in the subliminal affective priming effect
    Kaoruko Haneda
    Nagoya University, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 96:695-702. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint An ERP study on self-relevant object recognition
    Makoto Miyakoshi
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan
    Brain Cogn 63:182-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Functional association of the amygdala and ventral prefrontal cortex during cognitive evaluation of facial expressions primed by masked angry faces: an event-related fMRI study
    Michio Nomura
    Division of Social and Human Environment, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, 464 8601, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuroimage 21:352-63. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychological, neuroimaging, and biochemical studies on functional association between impulsive behavior and the 5-HT2A receptor gene polymorphism in humans
    Michio Nomura
    Department of Psychology, Tokai Women s University, Nakakirino cho, Kakamigahara, Gifu 504 8511, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1086:134-43. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Involvement of a polymorphism in the 5-HT2A receptor gene in impulsive behavior
    Michio Nomura
    Department of Psychology, Tokai Women s University, Nakakirino cho, Kakamigahara, Gifu 504 8511, Japan
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 187:30-5. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Brain and autonomic association accompanying stochastic decision-making
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo, Chikusa, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuroimage 49:1024-37. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Polymorphism of the serotonin transporter gene modulates brain and physiological responses to acute stress in Japanese men
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    Stress 12:533-43. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Regulation of natural killer cell redistribution by prefrontal cortex during stochastic learning
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8601 Japan
    Neuroimage 47:897-907. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Vagal nerve activity as a moderator of brain-immune relationships
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    J Neuroimmunol 260:28-36. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Imaging brain and immune association accompanying cognitive appraisal of an acute stressor
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8601 Japan
    Neuroimage 39:500-14. 2008

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Interaction of prime and target in the subliminal affective priming effect
    Kaoruko Haneda
    Nagoya University, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 96:695-702. 2003
    ..Consequently, the present finding suggested that a subliminal affective priming effect should be more prominent when affective valence of primes and targets is congruent...
  2. ncbi request reprint An ERP study on self-relevant object recognition
    Makoto Miyakoshi
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan
    Brain Cogn 63:182-9. 2007
    ..We concluded that in object recognition, self-relevance was processed by higher-order cognitive functions later than 300ms after stimulus onset...
  3. ncbi request reprint Functional association of the amygdala and ventral prefrontal cortex during cognitive evaluation of facial expressions primed by masked angry faces: an event-related fMRI study
    Michio Nomura
    Division of Social and Human Environment, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, 464 8601, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuroimage 21:352-63. 2004
    ..These results are discussed in terms of the functional association between the right PFC and the amygdala and its influence on cognitive processing...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychological, neuroimaging, and biochemical studies on functional association between impulsive behavior and the 5-HT2A receptor gene polymorphism in humans
    Michio Nomura
    Department of Psychology, Tokai Women s University, Nakakirino cho, Kakamigahara, Gifu 504 8511, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1086:134-43. 2006
    ..This hypothesis was evaluated by using a behavioral task measure that could directly reveal impulsive behavioral traits in humans...
  5. ncbi request reprint Involvement of a polymorphism in the 5-HT2A receptor gene in impulsive behavior
    Michio Nomura
    Department of Psychology, Tokai Women s University, Nakakirino cho, Kakamigahara, Gifu 504 8511, Japan
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 187:30-5. 2006
    ..In this study, we examined whether this 5-HT2A receptor gene polymorphism is involved in impulsive aggression by evaluating a behavioral task (go/no-go task) in normal volunteers...
  6. doi request reprint Brain and autonomic association accompanying stochastic decision-making
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo, Chikusa, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuroimage 49:1024-37. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that the prefrontal-striatal network provides a neural basis for decision-making and modulation over the peripheral autonomic activity accompanying decision-making...
  7. doi request reprint Polymorphism of the serotonin transporter gene modulates brain and physiological responses to acute stress in Japanese men
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    Stress 12:533-43. 2009
    ..The present findings indicated that the S allele of the 5HTTLPR is associated with greater brain and physiological reactivity to acute stress in Japanese men...
  8. doi request reprint Regulation of natural killer cell redistribution by prefrontal cortex during stochastic learning
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8601 Japan
    Neuroimage 47:897-907. 2009
    ..The results of the study suggest these brain regions are involved in both evaluation of the controllability of a stressor and regulation of immune function...
  9. doi request reprint Vagal nerve activity as a moderator of brain-immune relationships
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    J Neuroimmunol 260:28-36. 2013
    ..Activity in the prefrontal cortex and striatum correlated with the immune and physiological indices in the high HRV group. High vagal tone may reflect more flexible top-down brain regulation of immune and physiological activity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Imaging brain and immune association accompanying cognitive appraisal of an acute stressor
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8601 Japan
    Neuroimage 39:500-14. 2008
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  11. doi request reprint Human visual system automatically encodes sequential regularities of discrete events
    Motohiro Kimura
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:1124-39. 2010
    ..In combination with a wide range of auditory MMN studies, the present study highlights the critical role of sensory systems in automatically encoding sequential regularities when modeling the world...
  12. doi request reprint Prior cognitive activity implicitly modulates subsequent emotional responses to subliminally presented emotional stimuli
    Saea Iida
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Nagoya, Aichi, 464 8601, Japan
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 12:337-45. 2012
    ..These results provide evidence that engagement in cognitive activity can attenuate emotional processes in an automatic and unconscious manner...
  13. ncbi request reprint Influence of attention to somatic information on emotional and autonomic responses
    Hiroki Murakami
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 108:531-9. 2009
    ..Instruction to suppress enhanced physiological arousal and subsequent negative emotions; however, instruction to observe did not increase physiological arousal or negative emotions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association of neural and physiological responses during voluntary emotion suppression
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8601 Japan
    Neuroimage 29:721-33. 2006
    ..These results suggest that the MOFC plays a pivotal role in top-down regulation of peripheral physiological responses accompanying emotional experiences...
  15. doi request reprint Reduced recollective memory about negative items in high trait anxiety individuals: an ERP study
    Midori Inaba
    Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Division of the Social Human Environment, Nagoya University, Furocho, Chikusa, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 74:106-13. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that excess old judgments for negative items in the anxious group might be associated with less recollective memory...
  16. doi request reprint EEG evidence of face-specific visual self-representation
    Makoto Miyakoshi
    Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Neuroimage 50:1666-75. 2010
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  17. doi request reprint Multisensory processing and neural oscillatory responses: separation of visuotactile congruency effect and corresponding electroencephalogram activities
    Noriaki Kanayama
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Neuroreport 20:289-93. 2009
    ..Electroencephalogram results showed significant increases in the gamma-band response in the congruent condition and in the theta-band response in the incongruent condition. These results suggest two systems of multisensory interaction...
  18. ncbi request reprint Associations among central nervous, endocrine, and immune activities when positive emotions are elicited by looking at a favorite person
    Masahiro Matsunaga
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan
    Brain Behav Immun 22:408-17. 2008
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  19. doi request reprint Event-related brain potential evidence for implicit change detection: a replication of Fernandez-Duque et al. (2003)
    Motohiro Kimura
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 448:236-9. 2008
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  20. doi request reprint Phasic heart rate responses for anticipated threat situations
    Hiroki Murakami
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 77:21-5. 2010
    ..Additionally, correlation analyses revealed that highly anxious individuals tended to show greater HR deceleration in response to unpleasant stimuli, possibly reflecting maladaptive attentional bias for threat stimuli...
  21. doi request reprint Association of serotonin transporter gene polymorphism and emotion regulation
    Hiroki Murakami
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Neuroreport 20:414-8. 2009
    ..This result indicated that the metacognitive strategy of emotion regulation is more effective for increasing parasympathetic dominance in S homozygotes than in SL individuals...
  22. doi request reprint The temporal redistribution pattern of NK cells under acute stress based on CD62L adhesion molecule expression
    Kenta Kimura
    Nagoya University Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8601, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 70:63-9. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that the expression of CD62L modulates not only the amount of redistribution but also the temporal characteristics of the redistribution of NK cells...
  23. doi request reprint The role of gamma band oscillations and synchrony on rubber hand illusion and crossmodal integration
    Noriaki Kanayama
    Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Brain Cogn 69:19-29. 2009
    ..The results suggested that the gamma band activity in the parietal area reflects the visuotactile integration process and that its synchrony causes the illusory intensity...
  24. doi request reprint ERP study of viewpoint-independence in familiar-face recognition
    Makoto Miyakoshi
    Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 69:119-26. 2008
    ..The laterality difference observed in N250 may be related to a self-relevant process in the right hemisphere, while a familiarity process is associated with the left hemisphere...
  25. doi request reprint Transient responses of inflammatory cytokines in acute stress
    Kaori Yamakawa
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Chikusa ku, Aichi, Japan
    Biol Psychol 82:25-32. 2009
    ..Moreover, a transient increase of IL-1beta might be conveyed to the brain and play a role in forming negative emotional states...
  26. ncbi request reprint Crossmodal effect with rubber hand illusion and gamma-band activity
    Noriaki Kanayama
    School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Psychophysiology 44:392-402. 2007
    ..The findings suggest a role of high-frequency oscillations in the integrative processing of stimuli across modalities...
  27. doi request reprint Amygdala dysfunction attenuates frustration-induced aggression in psychopathic individuals in a non-criminal population
    Takahiro Osumi
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Affect Disord 142:331-8. 2012
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  28. ncbi request reprint Pro-inflammatory cytokine predicts reduced rejection of unfair financial offers
    Hideki Ohira
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:47-51. 2013
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  29. doi request reprint Implicit attenuation of subsequent emotion by cognitive activity
    Saea Iida
    Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 11:476-84. 2011
    ..We discuss our results in the context of the role of executive function in the attenuation of emotion...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of attention manipulation on emotion and autonomic responses
    Hiroki Murakami
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 105:299-308. 2007
    ..That is, attending to one's own bodily states enhanced relative sympathetic activity compared to parasympathetic activity, which can be interpreted as one of the physiological emotional responses elicited by anxiety...
  31. doi request reprint Cardiac responses predict decisions: an investigation of the relation between orienting response and decisions in the ultimatum game
    Takahiro Osumi
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8601, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 74:74-9. 2009
    ..In addition, these results are discussed regarding the effect of the autonomic activity in decision-making...
  32. ncbi request reprint Dissociation of conscious and unconscious repetition priming effect on event-related potentials
    Atsushi Matsumoto
    Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Neuropsychologia 43:1168-76. 2005
    ..We discuss this finding herein in relation to the activity of the left inferior prefrontal cortex with regard to word semantic processing...
  33. doi request reprint Executive functioning performance predicts subjective and physiological acute stress reactivity: preliminary results
    Donny Hendrawan
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 84:277-83. 2012
    ..Thus, good EF performance, as reflected by high letter fluency scores, may dampen acute stress responses, which suggests that EF processes are directly associated with aspects of stress regulation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Gamma band activity and its synchronization reflect the dysfunctional emotional processing in alexithymic persons
    Atsushi Matsumoto
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychophysiology 43:533-40. 2006
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  35. pmc Subjective and model-estimated reward prediction: association with the feedback-related negativity (FRN) and reward prediction error in a reinforcement learning task
    Naho Ichikawa
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 78:273-83. 2010
    ..47, p<.001; r=.40, p<.05) and between subjects (r=.33, p<.05; r=.41, p<.005) only in the Learnable condition where the internal reward prediction varied enough with a behavior-reward contingency...
  36. doi request reprint Visual mismatch negativity: new evidence from the equiprobable paradigm
    Motohiro Kimura
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychophysiology 46:402-9. 2009
    ..These results suggest that the early negativity reflects refractory effect, while the late negativity reflects memory-comparison-based change detection effect (visual mismatch negativity)...
  37. ncbi request reprint L-Theanine reduces psychological and physiological stress responses
    Kenta Kimura
    Nagoya University Department of Psychology, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8601, Japan
    Biol Psychol 74:39-45. 2007
    ..Thus, it was suggested that the oral intake of L-Theanine could cause anti-stress effects via the inhibition of cortical neuron excitation...
  38. pmc Eye-blink behaviors in 71 species of primates
    Hideoki Tada
    Department of Psychology, Tohoku Gakuin University, Sendai, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e66018. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that spontaneous eye-blinks have acquired a role in social communication, similar to grooming, to adapt to complex social living during primate evolution...
  39. ncbi request reprint [The effect of selective attention to emotional stimuli on recognition memory in anxiety]
    Midori Inaba
    Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8601
    Shinrigaku Kenkyu 74:320-6. 2003
    ..Results in the present study suggested that selective attention that the high-anxious subjects allocated to emotional stimuli could influence performance of recognition of those stimuli...
  40. ncbi request reprint Eyeblink activity as an index of cognitive processing: temporal distribution of eyeblinks as an indicator of expectancy in semantic priming
    Naho Ichikawa
    Department of Psychology, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 466 8601, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 98:131-40. 2004
    ..While blink latency showed larger individual differences, the temporal distribution of blinks was suggested as a more efficient index of cognitive processing...
  41. ncbi request reprint Neural evidence of effects of emotional valence on word recognition
    Midori Inaba
    Nagoya University Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Chikusa ku, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 57:165-73. 2005
    ..The findings offer support for the idea that negative content greatly accelerates recognition memory compared to positive and neutral words...
  42. ncbi request reprint An electrophysiological comparison of recollection for emotional words using an exclusion recognition paradigm
    Midori Inaba
    Graduate School of Information Systems, Department of Information Management Science, The University of Electro Communications, 1 5 1 Chofugaoka, Chofu City, Tokyo 182 8585, Japan
    Brain Res 1133:100-9. 2007
    ..The emotional valence of words may have separate behavioral and electrophysiological effects on recollection and familiarity...
  43. ncbi request reprint Differences in relaxation by means of guided imagery in a healthy community sample
    Eri Watanabe
    Department Health Promotion and Human Behavior, Kyoto University Graduate School of Public Health, Japan
    Altern Ther Health Med 12:60-6. 2006
    ..This study investigated differences in relaxation induced by guided imagery in healthy community samples...