Kazumi Masuda

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Affiliation: Kanazawa University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Determinants for stair climbing by elderly from muscle morphology
    Kazumi Masuda
    Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 94:814-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant capacity in rat skeletal muscle tissues determined by electron spin resonance
    Kazumi Masuda
    Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa 920 1192, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 134:215-20. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between muscle cross-sectional area and strength in various isokinetic movements among soccer players
    Kazumi Masuda
    Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa 920 1192, Japan
    J Sports Sci 21:851-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship between muscle strength in various isokinetic movements and kick performance among soccer players
    K Masuda
    Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, Japan
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 45:44-52. 2005
  5. doi request reprint NIRS measurement of O(2) dynamics in contracting blood and buffer perfused hindlimb muscle
    Kazumi Masuda
    Kanazawa University, Kanazawa 920 1192, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 662:323-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Proanthocyanidin promotes free radical-scavenging activity in muscle tissues and plasma
    Kazumi Masuda
    Department of Health Education, Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, 920 1192, Japan
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 32:1097-104. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Interaction between myoglobin and mitochondria in rat skeletal muscle
    Tatsuya Yamada
    Faculty of Human Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 114:490-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Muscle contraction increases carnitine uptake via translocation of OCTN2
    Yasuro Furuichi
    Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 418:774-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Quantification of myoglobin deoxygenation and intracellular partial pressure of O2 during muscle contraction during haemoglobin-free medium perfusion
    Hisashi Takakura
    Faculty of Human Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, 920 1192, Japan
    Exp Physiol 95:630-40. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Determination of myoglobin concentration in blood-perfused tissue
    Kazumi Masuda
    Faculty of Human Sciences, Institute of Human and Social Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:41-8. 2008

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Determinants for stair climbing by elderly from muscle morphology
    Kazumi Masuda
    Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 94:814-6. 2002
    ..These results suggested that the muscle mass of the knee extensor muscle group and also the psoas major muscle could be a factor in potential capacity in stair ascent/descent by humans...
  2. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant capacity in rat skeletal muscle tissues determined by electron spin resonance
    Kazumi Masuda
    Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa 920 1192, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 134:215-20. 2003
    ..01, n=42) and myoglobin content (r=0.63, P<0.01, n=42). These findings suggested that ESR and spin-trapping can be detect differences in free radical scavenging activity among muscle tissues with different metabolic characteristics...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between muscle cross-sectional area and strength in various isokinetic movements among soccer players
    Kazumi Masuda
    Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa 920 1192, Japan
    J Sports Sci 21:851-8. 2003
    ..Thus, further studies are required to develop methods to assess neuromuscular function in relation to muscle morphology among soccer players...
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship between muscle strength in various isokinetic movements and kick performance among soccer players
    K Masuda
    Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, Japan
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 45:44-52. 2005
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  5. doi request reprint NIRS measurement of O(2) dynamics in contracting blood and buffer perfused hindlimb muscle
    Kazumi Masuda
    Kanazawa University, Kanazawa 920 1192, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 662:323-8. 2010
    ..These results clarify the Mb contribution to the NIRS signal and show a falling intracellular PO(2) as workload increases...
  6. ncbi request reprint Proanthocyanidin promotes free radical-scavenging activity in muscle tissues and plasma
    Kazumi Masuda
    Department of Health Education, Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, 920 1192, Japan
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 32:1097-104. 2007
    ..A single dose of PA was insufficient to improve the antioxidative capacity of muscle tissues...
  7. ncbi request reprint Interaction between myoglobin and mitochondria in rat skeletal muscle
    Tatsuya Yamada
    Faculty of Human Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 114:490-7. 2013
    ..In particular, Mb interacts with cytochrome c oxidase-subunit IV. These results suggest that a direct Mb-mediated O2 delivery to the mitochondria, which may play a potentially significant role for respiration...
  8. doi request reprint Muscle contraction increases carnitine uptake via translocation of OCTN2
    Yasuro Furuichi
    Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 418:774-9. 2012
    ..05). The present study showed that muscle contraction facilitated carnitine uptake in skeletal muscles, possibly via the contraction-induced translocation of its specific transporter OCTN2 to the plasma membrane...
  9. doi request reprint Quantification of myoglobin deoxygenation and intracellular partial pressure of O2 during muscle contraction during haemoglobin-free medium perfusion
    Hisashi Takakura
    Faculty of Human Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, 920 1192, Japan
    Exp Physiol 95:630-40. 2010
    ..These results suggest that at the onset of muscle contraction, Mb supplies O(2) during the steep decline in , which expands the O(2) gradient to increase the O(2) flux to meet the increased energy demands...
  10. doi request reprint Determination of myoglobin concentration in blood-perfused tissue
    Kazumi Masuda
    Faculty of Human Sciences, Institute of Human and Social Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:41-8. 2008
    ..It also suggests that any Mb increase with exercise training does not necessarily enhance the intracellular O(2) delivery...
  11. doi request reprint OCTN2 is associated with carnitine transport capacity of rat skeletal muscles
    Y Furuichi
    Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University, Kakuma machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, Japan
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 200:57-64. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that OCTN2 is expressed at higher levels in oxidative muscles than in other muscles, and that the carnitine uptake capacity of skeletal muscles depends on the amount of OCTN2...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of intensive interval training during unloading on muscle deoxygenation kinetics
    Y Furuichi
    Graduate School of Education, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa City, Japan
    Int J Sports Med 30:563-8. 2009
    ..Additionally, the preservation of tau in the TR group suggested that intensive interval training could have an impact on the maintenance of muscle oxidative metabolism during unloading...
  13. ncbi request reprint Oxygen uptake kinetics following 20 days of unilateral lower limb suspension
    Norio Hotta
    Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Physiol Sci 56:347-53. 2006
    ..It is suggested that deconditioning as a result of limb disuse affects oxygen uptake response...
  14. ncbi request reprint Intensive cycle training with artificial gravity maintains muscle size during bed rest
    Hiroshi Akima
    Research Center of Health, Physical Fitness and Sports, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:923-9. 2005
    ..The present study aimed to investigate the effect of intensive cycle training with short-arm centrifuge-induced hypergravity during bed rest on muscle size and function...