Nobuo Kato

Summary

Affiliation: Kanazawa Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive Improvement by Photic Stimulation in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer's Disease
    Yu Zhang
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Curr Alzheimer Res 12:860-9. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Neurophysiological mechanisms of electroconvulsive therapy for depression
    Nobuo Kato
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Neurosci Res 64:3-11. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Increase in cortical pyramidal cell excitability accompanies depression-like behavior in mice: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Peng Sun
    Department of Physiology and Medical Research Institute, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    J Neurosci 31:16464-72. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Application of caffeine reveals input frequency-dependent determination of signal-traveling routes between primary and secondary visual cortices in rats
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Neurosci Res 66:30-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Suppression of a neocortical potassium channel activity by intracellular amyloid-β and its rescue with Homer1a
    Kenji Yamamoto
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    J Neurosci 31:11100-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Correlation between stimulation strength and onset time of signal traveling within the neocortical neural circuits under caffeine application
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Neurosci Res 70:370-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Improvement of spatial learning by facilitating large-conductance calcium-activated potassium channel with transcranial magnetic stimulation in Alzheimer's disease model mice
    Furong Wang
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430030, China
    Neuropharmacology 97:210-9. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Homer1a disruption increases vulnerability to predictable subtle stress normally sub-threshold for behavioral changes
    Yuan Shui
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan China Japan Friendship Hospital, Beijing 100029, China
    Brain Res 1605:70-5. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Role of the lateral habenula in shaping context-dependent locomotor activity during cognitive tasks
    Zhengda Wang
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa, Japan
    Neuroreport 24:276-80. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Influences of audio-visual environments on feelings of deliciousness during having sweet foods: an electroencephalogram frequency analysis study
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho, Japan
    Nutr Neurosci 14:210-5. 2011

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive Improvement by Photic Stimulation in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer's Disease
    Yu Zhang
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Curr Alzheimer Res 12:860-9. 2015
    ..We thus propose that PS might be potentially useful as a non-invasive therapeutic measure against Alzheimer's disease. ..
  2. doi request reprint Neurophysiological mechanisms of electroconvulsive therapy for depression
    Nobuo Kato
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Neurosci Res 64:3-11. 2009
    ..The possibility is discussed that clinical effects of ECT are exerted at least partly by reducing neural excitability and modifying synaptic plasticity...
  3. doi request reprint Increase in cortical pyramidal cell excitability accompanies depression-like behavior in mice: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Peng Sun
    Department of Physiology and Medical Research Institute, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    J Neurosci 31:16464-72. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Application of caffeine reveals input frequency-dependent determination of signal-traveling routes between primary and secondary visual cortices in rats
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Neurosci Res 66:30-6. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Suppression of a neocortical potassium channel activity by intracellular amyloid-β and its rescue with Homer1a
    Kenji Yamamoto
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    J Neurosci 31:11100-9. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that the suppression of BK channels by intracellular Aβ(1-42) is a possible key mechanism for early dysfunction in the AD brain, which may be counteracted by activity-dependent expression of Homer1a...
  6. doi request reprint Correlation between stimulation strength and onset time of signal traveling within the neocortical neural circuits under caffeine application
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Neurosci Res 70:370-5. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that conversion of neural code from amplitude code to temporal code is inducible at the level of neocortical circuits in an N-methyl-d-aspartate (NMDA) receptor activity-dependent manner...
  7. doi request reprint Improvement of spatial learning by facilitating large-conductance calcium-activated potassium channel with transcranial magnetic stimulation in Alzheimer's disease model mice
    Furong Wang
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430030, China
    Neuropharmacology 97:210-9. 2015
    ..Reduced excitability contributed to amyloid-β lowering. A cascade of these correlated processes, triggered by TMS, was likely to improve learning in 3xTg mice. ..
  8. doi request reprint Homer1a disruption increases vulnerability to predictable subtle stress normally sub-threshold for behavioral changes
    Yuan Shui
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan China Japan Friendship Hospital, Beijing 100029, China
    Brain Res 1605:70-5. 2015
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Role of the lateral habenula in shaping context-dependent locomotor activity during cognitive tasks
    Zhengda Wang
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa, Japan
    Neuroreport 24:276-80. 2013
    ..We suggest that the lateral habenula is required for regulating emotional influences on locomotor activity, so that the animal's behavior is singularly adapted to different cognitive tasks...
  10. doi request reprint Influences of audio-visual environments on feelings of deliciousness during having sweet foods: an electroencephalogram frequency analysis study
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho, Japan
    Nutr Neurosci 14:210-5. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Homer1a-dependent recovery from depression-like behavior by photic stimulation in mice
    Peng Sun
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
    Physiol Behav 147:334-41. 2015
    ..Furthermore, given that Homer1a is implicated in various neuropsychiatric disorders, brain stimulations that induce Homer1a expression, such as rTMS or PS, may have a wider applicability than currently thought. ..
  12. doi request reprint Suppression of synaptic plasticity by cerebrospinal fluid from anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis patients
    Qing Zhang
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa, Japan
    Neurobiol Dis 45:610-5. 2012
    ..The present experiments firmly support the proposal that the anti-NMDAR encephalitis autoantibody is responsible for cognitive disorders like amnesia accompanying this disease...
  13. doi request reprint Cognitive recovery by chronic activation of the large-conductance calcium-activated potassium channel in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
    Li Wang
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan China Japan Friendship Hospital, Beijing 100029, China
    Neuropharmacology 92:8-15. 2015
    ..ELISA experiments demonstrated an ISO-induced reduction of Aβ1-42 content in hippocampal tissue in 3xTg mice. The present study thus suggests a potential therapeutic utility of BK channel activators for AD. ..
  14. doi request reprint Enhancement of oscillatory activity in the endopiriform nucleus of rats raised under abnormal oral conditions
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Molecular Oral Physiology, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, 3 18 15 Kuramoto, Tokushima 770 8504, Japan Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa, Japan Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho 920 0293, Japan Electronic address
    Neurosci Lett 561:162-5. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that the EPN might be involved in information processing with regard to abnormal conditions of oral region. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Homer 1a suppresses neocortex long-term depression in a cortical layer-specific manner
    Yoshifumi Ueta
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, 920 0293 Ishikawa, Japan
    J Neurophysiol 99:950-7. 2008
    ..These results indicate that both exo- and endogenous Homer 1a suppressed LTD in a cortical layer-specific manner, and its layer-specificity may be explained by the high affinity of Homer 1a to group I mGluRs...
  16. doi request reprint Serotonin induces depolarization in lateral amygdala neurons by activation of TRPC-like current and inhibition of GIRK current depending on 5-HT(2C) receptor
    Ryo Yamamoto
    Department of Physiology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Neuropharmacology 82:49-58. 2014
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Multiple tooth-losses during development suppress age-dependent emergence of oscillatory neural activities in the oral somatosensory cortex
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Brain Res 1224:37-42. 2008
    ..These results suggest that sufficient neural inputs from the teeth and tooth-related organs during developmental periods are essential for maturation of neural functions in the OSC...
  18. doi request reprint Evaluations of dementia by EEG frequency analysis and psychological examination
    Hiroshi Yoshimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada cho, Ishikawa, 920 0293, Japan
    J Physiol Sci 60:383-8. 2010
    ..Interestingly, as HDS-R decreases, the variability of rhythm patterns also decreases. These results suggest that a decrease in cognitive function might be related to a decrease in the ability to generate various cortical rhythm patterns...