Masao Ito

Summary

Affiliation: RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The molecular organization of cerebellar long-term depression
    Masao Ito
    Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Nat Rev Neurosci 3:896-902. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Bases and implications of learning in the cerebellum--adaptive control and internal model mechanism
    Masao Ito
    RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Prog Brain Res 148:95-109. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar circuitry as a neuronal machine
    Masao Ito
    RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    Prog Neurobiol 78:272-303. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Ito M, Yoshida M, Obata K. Monosynaptic inhibition of the intracerebellar nuclei induced from the cerebellar cortex. Experentia. 1964:20;575-6"
    Masao Ito
    RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Cerebellum 6:105. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Historical review of the significance of the cerebellum and the role of Purkinje cells in motor learning
    Masao Ito
    Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 978:273-88. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint [Why "nurturing the brain" now?]
    Masao Ito
    Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama
    No To Hattatsu 35:117-20. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Controller-regulator model of the central nervous system
    Masao Ito
    Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    J Integr Neurosci 1:129-43. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Synaptic transmission and long-term depression in Purkinje cells in an in vitro block preparation of the cerebellum isolated from neonatal rats
    Akiko Arata
    Laboratory for Memory and Learning, Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Hirosawa 2 1, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Prog Brain Res 148:111-23. 2005
  9. pmc Orexin-neuromodulated cerebellar circuit controls redistribution of arterial blood flows for defense behavior in rabbits
    Naoko Nisimaru
    RIKEN Brain Science Institute, 2 1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:14124-31. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Thr123 of rat G-substrate contributes to its action as a protein phosphatase inhibitor
    Shogo Endo
    Neuronal Circuit Mechanisms Research Group, RIKEN, Brain Science Institute, Wako 351 0198, Japan
    Neurosci Res 45:79-89. 2003

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint The molecular organization of cerebellar long-term depression
    Masao Ito
    Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Nat Rev Neurosci 3:896-902. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Bases and implications of learning in the cerebellum--adaptive control and internal model mechanism
    Masao Ito
    RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Prog Brain Res 148:95-109. 2005
    ..This hypothesis explains not only the characteristic cerebellar symptom, dysmetria, but also a number of otherwise unexplainable phenomena displayed in movements and mental actions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar circuitry as a neuronal machine
    Masao Ito
    RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    Prog Neurobiol 78:272-303. 2006
    ..In the 1967 monograph, "The Cerebellum as a Neuronal Machine", he, in collaboration with Masao Ito and Janos Szentágothai, presented blue-print-like wiring diagrams of the cerebellar neuronal circuitry...
  4. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Ito M, Yoshida M, Obata K. Monosynaptic inhibition of the intracerebellar nuclei induced from the cerebellar cortex. Experentia. 1964:20;575-6"
    Masao Ito
    RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Cerebellum 6:105. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Historical review of the significance of the cerebellum and the role of Purkinje cells in motor learning
    Masao Ito
    Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 978:273-88. 2002
    ..In this decade, we envisage new developments toward the fusion of knowledge of the cerebellum at molecular and cellular levels and those in systems and computation. Studies of LTD will play a key role in pursuing this direction...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Why "nurturing the brain" now?]
    Masao Ito
    Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama
    No To Hattatsu 35:117-20. 2003
    ..It will also help us in choosing an appropriate timing for child care and education on the basis of new knowledge of the critical period of development for various brain functions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Controller-regulator model of the central nervous system
    Masao Ito
    Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    J Integr Neurosci 1:129-43. 2002
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  8. ncbi request reprint Synaptic transmission and long-term depression in Purkinje cells in an in vitro block preparation of the cerebellum isolated from neonatal rats
    Akiko Arata
    Laboratory for Memory and Learning, Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Hirosawa 2 1, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Prog Brain Res 148:111-23. 2005
  9. pmc Orexin-neuromodulated cerebellar circuit controls redistribution of arterial blood flows for defense behavior in rabbits
    Naoko Nisimaru
    RIKEN Brain Science Institute, 2 1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:14124-31. 2013
    ..These results collectively support the hypothesis that the fp microcomplex adaptively controls defense reactions under orexin-mediated neuromodulation. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Thr123 of rat G-substrate contributes to its action as a protein phosphatase inhibitor
    Shogo Endo
    Neuronal Circuit Mechanisms Research Group, RIKEN, Brain Science Institute, Wako 351 0198, Japan
    Neurosci Res 45:79-89. 2003
    ..These results characterize further the inhibition of PP-1 and PP-2A by phospho-G-substrate, and demonstrate its physiological phosphorylation in rat Purkinje cells...
  11. pmc Error detection and representation in the olivo-cerebellar system
    Masao Ito
    Senior Advisor s Office, RIKEN Brain Science Institute Wako, Saitama, Japan
    Front Neural Circuits 7:1. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, the dichotomy between sensory and motor errors is maintained...
  12. pmc Lipid signaling in cytosolic phospholipase A2alpha-cyclooxygenase-2 cascade mediates cerebellar long-term depression and motor learning
    Tung Dinh Le
    Ito Laboratory and Nagao Laboratory, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:3198-203. 2010
    ..Finally, we demonstrate in awake mice that cPLA(2)alpha deficiency or COX-2 inhibition attenuates short-term adaptation of optokinetic eye movements, supporting the view that LTD underlies motor learning...
  13. doi request reprint Control of mental activities by internal models in the cerebellum
    Masao Ito
    Masao Ito is at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute, 2 1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Nat Rev Neurosci 9:304-13. 2008
    ..This article examines the conceptual bases and experimental evidence for this hypothesis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Purkinje cell functions in the in vitro cerebellum isolated from neonatal rats in a block with the pons and medulla
    Akiko Arata
    Laboratory for Memory and Learning, Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, 2 1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Neurosci Res 50:361-7. 2004
    ..These observations and pharmacological testings indicate that certain functional features of Purkinje cells mature around P5 in the lateral portion of the cerebellum...
  15. ncbi request reprint Specific differential expression of phospholipase A2 subtypes in rat cerebellum
    Yoshinori Shirai
    Laboratory for Memory and Learning, Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    J Neurocytol 33:297-307. 2004
    ..In addition, cPLA2beta is localized in granule cells, and sPLA2V in Bergmann glia cells. These results provide an important basis for identifying functional roles of PLA2s in the cerebellum...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hopes for cerebellar research in the 21st century
    Masao Ito
    Cerebellum 1:93-4. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Sphingomonas oligophenolica sp. nov., a halo- and organo-sensitive oligotrophic bacterium from paddy soil that degrades phenolic acids at low concentrations
    Hiroyuki Ohta
    Department of Bioresource Science, Ibaraki University College of Agriculture, Ami Machi, Ibaraki 300 0393, Japan
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:2185-90. 2004
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is S213(T) (=JCM 12082(T)=CIP 107926(T))...