Masako Okamoto

Summary

Affiliation: Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Health numeracy in Japan: measures of basic numeracy account for framing bias in a highly numerate population
    Masako Okamoto
    Research Center for Animal Hygiene and Food Safety, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Inada cho, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:104. 2012
  2. pmc Lin4Neuro: a customized Linux distribution ready for neuroimaging analysis
    Kiyotaka Nemoto
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    BMC Med Imaging 11:3. 2011
  3. doi Extrinsic information influences taste and flavor perception: a review from psychological and neuroimaging perspectives
    Masako Okamoto
    Research Center for Animal Hygiene and Food Safety, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Inada cho, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 24:247-55. 2013
  4. doi Process-specific prefrontal contributions to episodic encoding and retrieval of tastes: a functional NIRS study
    Masako Okamoto
    Research Center for Animal Hygiene and Food Safety, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan
    Neuroimage 54:1578-88. 2011

Collaborators

  • Kiyotaka Nemoto
  • Christopher Rorden
  • Daisuke Tsuzuki
  • Takashi Ohnishi
  • Fumio Yamashita
  • Ippeita Dan
  • Takashi Asada

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Health numeracy in Japan: measures of basic numeracy account for framing bias in a highly numerate population
    Masako Okamoto
    Research Center for Animal Hygiene and Food Safety, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Inada cho, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:104. 2012
    ..Health numeracy is an important factor in how well people make decisions based on medical risk information. However, in many countries, including Japan, numeracy studies have been limited...
  2. pmc Lin4Neuro: a customized Linux distribution ready for neuroimaging analysis
    Kiyotaka Nemoto
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    BMC Med Imaging 11:3. 2011
    ..We developed a live USB-bootable Linux package named "Lin4Neuro." This system includes popular neuroimaging analysis tools. The user interface is customized so that even Windows users can use it intuitively...
  3. doi Extrinsic information influences taste and flavor perception: a review from psychological and neuroimaging perspectives
    Masako Okamoto
    Research Center for Animal Hygiene and Food Safety, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Inada cho, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 24:247-55. 2013
    ..These findings, albeit limited to assimilation effects, suggest that combined understanding from both psychological and neuroimaging studies would help deepen our understanding of the taste experience...
  4. doi Process-specific prefrontal contributions to episodic encoding and retrieval of tastes: a functional NIRS study
    Masako Okamoto
    Research Center for Animal Hygiene and Food Safety, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan
    Neuroimage 54:1578-88. 2011
    ..05, FDR corrected), exhibiting right hemispheric dominance. Our findings are in line with the hemispheric encoding/retrieval asymmetry (HERA) model, which proposes a process-specific prefrontal contribution to memory function...