Yoshitaka Oku

Summary

Affiliation: Hyogo College of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Postnatal developmental changes in activation profiles of the respiratory neuronal network in the rat ventral medulla
    Yoshitaka Oku
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    J Physiol 585:175-86. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Spatiotemporal organization of frog respiratory neurons visualized on the ventral medullary surface
    Yoshitaka Oku
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 161:281-90. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Respiratory neuron group in the high cervical spinal cord discovered by optical imaging
    Yoshitaka Oku
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Neuroreport 19:1739-43. 2008
  4. pmc Dual oscillator model of the respiratory neuronal network generating quantal slowing of respiratory rhythm
    Amit Lal
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    J Comput Neurosci 30:225-40. 2011
  5. doi request reprint A μ-opioid receptor agonist DAMGO induces rapid breathing in the arterially perfused in situ preparation of rat
    Tadachika Koganezawa
    Department of Physiology, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba 305 8575, Japan
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 177:207-11. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Ontogeny of Cl- homeostasis in mouse hypoglossal nucleus
    Akihito Okabe
    Division of Physiome, Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 669:29-31. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Inhomogeneous distribution of action potential characteristics in the rabbit sino-atrial node revealed by voltage imaging
    Haruko Masumiya
    Division of Physiome, Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    J Physiol Sci 59:227-41. 2009
  8. doi request reprint TRP channels are involved in mediating hypercapnic Ca2+ responses in rat glia-rich medullary cultures independent of extracellular pH
    Yutaka Hirata
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Cell Calcium 48:124-32. 2010
  9. doi request reprint A simplified model for explaining negative feedback to beginners in life sciences
    Masato Shibuya
    Department of Physiology, Kagawa Nutrition Junior College, Tokyo, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 669:67-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Future perspectives - proposal for Oxford Physiome Project
    Yoshitaka Oku
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 669:57-60. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Postnatal developmental changes in activation profiles of the respiratory neuronal network in the rat ventral medulla
    Yoshitaka Oku
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    J Physiol 585:175-86. 2007
    ..The changes in spatiotemporal activation profiles of the pFRG neurones may reflect changes in the mode of coupling of the two respiratory rhythm generators...
  2. doi request reprint Spatiotemporal organization of frog respiratory neurons visualized on the ventral medullary surface
    Yoshitaka Oku
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 161:281-90. 2008
    ..We conclude that the pattern generator but not the rhythm generator of lung burst in the frog involves glycinergic mechanisms and lies as longitudinal columns in the reticular formation of the ventrolateral medulla...
  3. doi request reprint Respiratory neuron group in the high cervical spinal cord discovered by optical imaging
    Yoshitaka Oku
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Neuroreport 19:1739-43. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Dual oscillator model of the respiratory neuronal network generating quantal slowing of respiratory rhythm
    Amit Lal
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    J Comput Neurosci 30:225-40. 2011
    ..We suggest that quantal slowing could result from a breakdown of synchronized bursting within the preBötC...
  5. doi request reprint A μ-opioid receptor agonist DAMGO induces rapid breathing in the arterially perfused in situ preparation of rat
    Tadachika Koganezawa
    Department of Physiology, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba 305 8575, Japan
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 177:207-11. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Ontogeny of Cl- homeostasis in mouse hypoglossal nucleus
    Akihito Okabe
    Division of Physiome, Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 669:29-31. 2010
    ..Thus Cl(-) homeostasis in the hypoglossal nucleus might be differentially regulated in the developmental stage...
  7. doi request reprint Inhomogeneous distribution of action potential characteristics in the rabbit sino-atrial node revealed by voltage imaging
    Haruko Masumiya
    Division of Physiome, Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    J Physiol Sci 59:227-41. 2009
    ..Besides intrinsic cellular properties, cell-to-cell interaction through gap junctions influences action potential characteristics and leading pacemaker site generation...
  8. doi request reprint TRP channels are involved in mediating hypercapnic Ca2+ responses in rat glia-rich medullary cultures independent of extracellular pH
    Yutaka Hirata
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Cell Calcium 48:124-32. 2010
    ..These results suggest that the TRP channel family partially mediates the fast hypercapnic acidosis-induced Ca(2+) response via changes in [H(+)](i) and is a candidate of central chemosensing proteins...
  9. doi request reprint A simplified model for explaining negative feedback to beginners in life sciences
    Masato Shibuya
    Department of Physiology, Kagawa Nutrition Junior College, Tokyo, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 669:67-8. 2010
    ..By having direction in the "result", such as INCREASE in speed, INCREASE in O(2), and DECREASE in CO(2), the same diagram could be used to present CO(2) and O(2) having the opposite effect on respiration...
  10. doi request reprint Future perspectives - proposal for Oxford Physiome Project
    Yoshitaka Oku
    Department of Physiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 669:57-60. 2010
    ..Using object-oriented languages to describe each element and posting it to a public domain should be the next step to build up integrated models of the respiratory control system...