Shoko Watanabe

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Affiliation: National Institute for Physiological Sciences
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Human face perception traced by magneto- and electro-encephalography
    S Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, 444, Japan
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 8:125-42. 1999
  2. ncbi Gaze direction affects face perception in humans
    Shoko Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 325:163-6. 2002
  3. ncbi The spatiotemporal dynamics of the face inversion effect: a magneto- and electro-encephalographic study
    S Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Japan
    Neuroscience 116:879-95. 2003
  4. ncbi Human MT/V5 activity on viewing eye gaze changes in others: A magnetoencephalographic study
    Shoko Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Brain Res 1092:152-60. 2006
  5. ncbi Brain responses for the subconscious recognition of faces
    Minoru Hoshiyama
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Neurosci Res 46:435-42. 2003
  6. doi The development of the perception of facial emotional change examined using ERPs
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:530-8. 2011
  7. doi Electrophysiological study of face inversion effects in Williams syndrome
    Miho Nakamura
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Japan Institute for Developmental Research, Aichi Human Service Center, Japan
    Brain Dev 35:323-30. 2013
  8. doi Effect of configural distortion on a face-related ERP evoked by random dots blinking
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, 38 Nishigonaka Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Exp Brain Res 193:255-65. 2009
  9. ncbi Magnetoencephalographic study of occipitotemporal activity elicited by viewing mouth movements
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, 444 8585, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:1559-74. 2004
  10. ncbi Human visual processing as revealed by magnetoencephalography
    Yoshiki Kaneoke
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences Myodaiji cho, Okazaki, 444 8585, Japan
    Int Rev Neurobiol 68:197-222. 2005

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Publications28

  1. ncbi Human face perception traced by magneto- and electro-encephalography
    S Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, 444, Japan
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 8:125-42. 1999
    ..Detailed temporal and spatial analyses of the processing of face perception can be achieved with MEG...
  2. ncbi Gaze direction affects face perception in humans
    Shoko Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 325:163-6. 2002
    ..This is the first systematic neurophysiological report to confirm these findings using ERP...
  3. ncbi The spatiotemporal dynamics of the face inversion effect: a magneto- and electro-encephalographic study
    S Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Japan
    Neuroscience 116:879-95. 2003
    ..We believe, however, that the differences in processing upright versus inverted faces are attributable to temporal processing differences rather than to processing of information by different brain regions...
  4. ncbi Human MT/V5 activity on viewing eye gaze changes in others: A magnetoencephalographic study
    Shoko Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Brain Res 1092:152-60. 2006
    ..Processing of gaze change is NOT sensitive to eye direction per se but rather is modulated by eye gaze relative to the viewer...
  5. ncbi Brain responses for the subconscious recognition of faces
    Minoru Hoshiyama
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Neurosci Res 46:435-42. 2003
    ..Face perception was processed differently in the subthreshold condition as well as suprathreshold condition. The subconscious recognition of face might be processed around the fusiform gyrus...
  6. doi The development of the perception of facial emotional change examined using ERPs
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:530-8. 2011
    ..The development of the perception of changes in facial emotion was investigated using event-related potentials (ERPs) in children and adults...
  7. doi Electrophysiological study of face inversion effects in Williams syndrome
    Miho Nakamura
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Japan Institute for Developmental Research, Aichi Human Service Center, Japan
    Brain Dev 35:323-30. 2013
    ..The absence of FIE may be related to the severity of a deficit in the dorsal pathway function that is characteristic to the syndrome...
  8. doi Effect of configural distortion on a face-related ERP evoked by random dots blinking
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, 38 Nishigonaka Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Exp Brain Res 193:255-65. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi Magnetoencephalographic study of occipitotemporal activity elicited by viewing mouth movements
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, 444 8585, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:1559-74. 2004
    ..We studied the temporal and spatial characteristics of neural responses elicited by viewing mouth movements using magnetoencephalography...
  10. ncbi Human visual processing as revealed by magnetoencephalography
    Yoshiki Kaneoke
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences Myodaiji cho, Okazaki, 444 8585, Japan
    Int Rev Neurobiol 68:197-222. 2005
  11. ncbi Differential priming effects of color-opponent subliminal stimulation on visual magnetic responses
    Minoru Hoshiyama
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:811-8. 2006
    ..We also speculated that the face was processed with priority at the level of the ventral temporal cortex during visual processing outside of consciousness...
  12. ncbi Interhemispheric difference for upright and inverted face perception in humans: an event-related potential study
    Yukiko Honda
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Brain Topogr 20:31-9. 2007
    ..In conclusion, by presenting face stimuli in the hemifields, we could identify several new findings regarding the N170 component related to the face inversion effect...
  13. doi Effects of inverting contour and features on processing for static and dynamic face perception: an MEG study
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Japan
    Brain Res 1383:230-41. 2011
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  14. ncbi Priority of face perception during subliminal stimulation using a new color-opponent flicker stimulation
    Minoru Hoshiyama
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 402:57-61. 2006
    ..The present COF stimulation technique could be useful to investigate subliminal processes of the visual system, and the present results indicate a higher sensitivity and selectivity for face discrimination than those for other objects...
  15. ncbi Sensory perception during sleep in humans: a magnetoencephalograhic study
    Ryusuke Kakigi
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Sleep Med 4:493-507. 2003
    ..We have no evidence to support either, but we prefer the latter, since it is difficult to consider why neuronal activities would be increased during sleep...
  16. ncbi Mechanisms of face perception in humans: a magneto- and electro-encephalographic study
    Shoko Watanabe
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Japan
    Neuropathology 25:8-20. 2005
    ..Therefore, our results indicate that human MT/V5 is active in the perception of both mouth and eye motion, and that the perception of movement of facial parts is probably processed similarly...
  17. doi Emotional object and scene stimuli modulate subsequent face processing: an event-related potential study
    Masahiro Hirai
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Brain Res Bull 77:264-73. 2008
    ..These findings show that an adjacent, non-face stimulus containing emotional information influences the subsequent processing of facial expressions up to 260 ms, and even in cases when the two stimulus categories are different...
  18. ncbi Effects of face contour and features on early occipitotemporal activity when viewing eye movement
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Neuroimage 35:1624-35. 2007
    ....
  19. doi Discrepancy between reaction time and visual evoked magnetic response latency under priming
    Akiko Hashimoto
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Neurosci Res 60:244-9. 2008
    ..However, in contrast, the reaction time to S2 in all SOA conditions was significantly shortened as compared with that in the control condition, suggesting dissociation between processing in the visual cortex and motor processing...
  20. ncbi Cortical activities elicited by viewing mouth movements: a magnetoencephalographic study
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Japan
    Suppl Clin Neurophysiol 59:27-34. 2006
  21. ncbi Human brain processing and central mechanisms of pain as observed by electro- and magneto-encephalography
    Ryusuke Kakigi
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Japan
    J Chin Med Assoc 67:377-86. 2004
    ..This finding may suggest greater effects of cognitive or emotional functions on second pain than the first pain...
  22. doi Developmental changes in point-light walker processing during childhood: a two-year follow-up ERP study
    Masahiro Hirai
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, 38 Nishigonaka, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 5:51-62. 2013
    ..These results suggest that enhanced electrophysiological responses to PLW can be observed in all age groups, and that the early components were changed even over the course of a single year at the age of twelve...
  23. ncbi Interaction between auditory and visual stimulus relating to the vowel sounds in the auditory cortex in humans: a magnetoencephalographic study
    Kensaku Miki
    Department of Biological Control System, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 357:199-202. 2004
    ..These findings indicated that the vowel sound perception in the auditory cortex, at least in the primary processing stage, was not affected by viewing mouth movement...
  24. ncbi The magnetoencephalographic response to upright and inverted face stimuli in a patient with Williams syndrome
    Miho Nakamura
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 34:412-4. 2006
    ..However, the processing of inverted faces was faster than those of healthy adults and faster than his processing of upright faces. The result indicated the absence of face inversion effect usually observed in healthy adults...
  25. ncbi Neuromagnetic changes of brain rhythm evoked by intravenous olfactory stimulation in humans
    Ai Miyanari
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, Japan
    Brain Topogr 18:189-99. 2006
    ..The results indicate that physiological functions in several regions in the frontal lobe may change and the strength of the odor may play a different role in each hemisphere during olfactory perception in humans...
  26. ncbi Cerebral responses following stimulation of unmyelinated C-fibers in humans: electro- and magneto-encephalographic study
    Ryusuke Kakigi
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, 444 8585, Okazaki, Japan
    Neurosci Res 45:255-75. 2003
    ..Investigations of the cortical processing in pain perception including both first and second pain should provide a better understanding of pain perception and, therefore, contribute to pain relief in clinical medicine...
  27. ncbi [Physiological study on nociception]
    Ryusuke Kakigi
    Masui 51:S115-24. 2002
  28. ncbi Neural activation to upright and inverted faces in infants measured by near infrared spectroscopy
    Yumiko Otsuka
    Department of Psychology, Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuroimage 34:399-406. 2007
    ..This is the first evidence showing that there is an inter-hemispheric difference on the effect of face inversion in the infant brain using a hemodynamic method...