Takashi Abe

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Affiliation: Tokyo Metropolitan University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Gender differences in FFM accumulation and architectural characteristics of muscle
    T Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 30:1066-70. 1998
  2. pmc Whole body muscle hypertrophy from resistance training: distribution and total mass
    T Abe
    Tokyo Metropolitan University, Exercise and Sport Science, Minami Ohsawa, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Sports Med 37:543-5. 2003
  3. pmc Sex differences in whole body skeletal muscle mass measured by magnetic resonance imaging and its distribution in young Japanese adults
    T Abe
    Tokyo Metropolitan University, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Sports Med 37:436-40. 2003
  4. ncbi Fascicle length of gastrocnemius muscles in monozygous twins
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 21:291-5. 2002
  5. ncbi Relationship between sprint performance and muscle fascicle length in female sprinters
    T Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 20:141-7. 2001
  6. ncbi Muscle enlargement in sumo wrestlers includes increased muscle fascicle length
    C F Kearns
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 83:289-96. 2000
  7. ncbi Fascicle length of leg muscles is greater in sprinters than distance runners
    T Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Japan
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1125-9. 2000
  8. ncbi Time course for strength and muscle thickness changes following upper and lower body resistance training in men and women
    T Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 81:174-80. 2000
  9. ncbi Architectural characteristics of muscle in black and white college football players
    T Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:1448-52. 1999
  10. doi Effects of low-intensity resistance exercise with blood flow restriction on coagulation system in healthy subjects
    Haruhiko Madarame
    Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 30:210-3. 2010

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  1. ncbi Gender differences in FFM accumulation and architectural characteristics of muscle
    T Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 30:1066-70. 1998
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  2. pmc Whole body muscle hypertrophy from resistance training: distribution and total mass
    T Abe
    Tokyo Metropolitan University, Exercise and Sport Science, Minami Ohsawa, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Sports Med 37:543-5. 2003
    ..To examine the absolute and relative changes in skeletal muscle (SM) size using whole body magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in response to heavy resistance training (RT)...
  3. pmc Sex differences in whole body skeletal muscle mass measured by magnetic resonance imaging and its distribution in young Japanese adults
    T Abe
    Tokyo Metropolitan University, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Sports Med 37:436-40. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi Fascicle length of gastrocnemius muscles in monozygous twins
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 21:291-5. 2002
    ..However, a lack of intrapair resemblance in MG fascicle length raises the possibility that fascicle length may be further influenced by external environmental factors such as physical training...
  5. ncbi Relationship between sprint performance and muscle fascicle length in female sprinters
    T Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 20:141-7. 2001
    ..2000). It was concluded that longer fascicle length is associated with greater sprinting performance in sprinters, but there is no gender differences in fascicle length for elite sprinters...
  6. ncbi Muscle enlargement in sumo wrestlers includes increased muscle fascicle length
    C F Kearns
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 83:289-96. 2000
    ..This architectural alteration may ultimately improve the expression of the force/cross-sectional area relationship with extreme muscle enlargement...
  7. ncbi Fascicle length of leg muscles is greater in sprinters than distance runners
    T Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji, Japan
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1125-9. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare architectural characteristics of leg muscles of sprinters and distance runners...
  8. ncbi Time course for strength and muscle thickness changes following upper and lower body resistance training in men and women
    T Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 81:174-80. 2000
    ..The time-course and proportions of the increase in strength and MTH were similar for both the men and the women...
  9. ncbi Architectural characteristics of muscle in black and white college football players
    T Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:1448-52. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether architectural characteristics of skeletal muscle differ by race...
  10. doi Effects of low-intensity resistance exercise with blood flow restriction on coagulation system in healthy subjects
    Haruhiko Madarame
    Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 30:210-3. 2010
    ..These results suggest that low-intensity resistance exercise with BFR does not activate coagulation system in healthy subjects...
  11. doi Venous blood gas and metabolite response to low-intensity muscle contractions with external limb compression
    Tomohiro Yasuda
    Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Metabolism 59:1510-9. 2010
    ..Given the magnitude of the changes in pH(v), P(v)CO(2), and [L(-)](v), it appears plausible that they may be involved in stimulating the observed increase in muscle activation via group III and IV afferents...
  12. ncbi Development of nonexercise prediction models of maximal oxygen uptake in healthy Japanese young men
    Kiyoshi Sanada
    Consolidated Research Institute for Advanced Science and Medical Care, Waseda University, 513 Wasedatsurumaki cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 162 0041, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 99:143-8. 2007
    ..83, P < 0.001). These results suggested that nonexercise prediction of VO2max using thigh SM mass and cardiac dimension is a valid method to predict VO2max in young Japanese adults...
  13. pmc The effects of a nighttime nap on the error-monitoring functions during extended wakefulness
    Shoichi Asaoka
    Department of Somnology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Sleep 35:871-8. 2012
    ..e., the error-related negativity/error-negativity (ERN/Ne) and error-positivity (Pe), respectively...
  14. doi Relationship between napping pattern and nocturnal sleep among Japanese nursery school children
    Yoko Komada
    Department of Somnology, Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Sleep Med 13:107-10. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe the daytime nap durations of Japanese nursery school children and to elucidate their relationship to nocturnal bedtimes...
  15. ncbi Muscle activation during low-intensity muscle contractions with restricted blood flow
    Tomohiro Yasuda
    Ischaemic Circulatory Physiology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Sports Sci 27:479-89. 2009
    ..Thus, low-intensity muscle contractions, with moderate restriction of blood flow, leads to more intense activation of the muscle relative to the external load...
  16. doi Detecting deteriorated vigilance using percentage of eyelid closure time during behavioral maintenance of wakefulness tests
    Takashi Abe
    Japan Somnology Center, Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 82:269-74. 2011
    ..2±0.2/20 trial/min) when PERCLOS was less than 11.5% per minute. Results suggest that, among the ocular variables, PERCLOS can prevent error or accident caused by low vigilance most effectively...
  17. doi Relation between morningness-eveningness score and depressive symptoms among patients with delayed sleep phase syndrome
    Takashi Abe
    Japan Somnology Center, Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan
    Sleep Med 12:680-4. 2011
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate the prevalence, characteristics, and factors associated with depressive symptoms among DSPS patients...
  18. ncbi High REE in Sumo wrestlers attributed to large organ-tissue mass
    Taishi Midorikawa
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Tokyo, Japan
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:688-93. 2007
    ..We investigated the relationship between the REE measured by indirect calorimetry and the REE calculated from organ-tissue mass using a previously published approach...
  19. pmc Effects of blood flow restricted low-intensity concentric or eccentric training on muscle size and strength
    Tomohiro Yasuda
    Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e52843. 2012
    ....
  20. doi Impaired decision-making in idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder
    Taeko Sasai
    Japan Somnology Center, Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan
    Sleep Med 13:301-6. 2012
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate decision-making ability and its relation to olfactory function in patients with idiopathic RBD...
  21. ncbi Muscle size and strength are increased following walk training with restricted venous blood flow from the leg muscle, Kaatsu-walk training
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 100:1460-6. 2006
    ..Kaatsu-walk training may be a potentially useful method for promoting muscle hypertrophy, covering a wide range of the population, including the frail and elderly...
  22. doi Component characteristics of thigh muscle volume in young and older healthy men
    Madoka Ogawa
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 32:89-93. 2012
    ..05) in the OM than in the YM. Our results suggest that age-related thigh muscle volume loss is muscle specific, in that greater quadriceps muscle loss was found in the older group...
  23. ncbi Peak oxygen uptake during running and arm cranking normalized to total and regional skeletal muscle mass measured by magnetic resonance imaging
    Kiyoshi Sanada
    Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1 1 Minami Ohsawa, Hachioji, 192 0397 Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 93:687-93. 2005
    ..O(2peak) during running, independently of body mass or FFM, and that the V(.) O(2peak) per regional SM mass corresponded, regardless of the type of exercise (upper or lower body)...
  24. ncbi Relation between fat distributions and several plasma adipocytokines after exercise training in premenopausal and postmenopausal women
    Hideki Hayase
    Department of Kinesiology, Graduate School of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 21:105-13. 2002
    ..However, no significant relationship between PAI-1 and any of the fat depots was found independently of either menopause or training...
  25. ncbi Short sleep duration and irregular bedtime are associated with increased behavioral problems among Japanese preschool-age children
    Yoko Komada
    Department of Somnology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 224:127-36. 2011
    ..In conclusion, appropriate management of children's sleep by their mothers is necessary for promoting sleep-related health of children...
  26. ncbi Association between site-specific muscle loss of lower body and one-leg standing balance in active women: the HIREGASAKI study
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana Active Aging Research Center, Toyo Gakuen University, Nagareyama, Chiba, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 14:381-7. 2014
    ..To test the hypothesis that static balance is associated with site-specific loss of muscle mass in older adults...
  27. doi Hemodynamic responses to simulated weightlessness of 24-h head-down bed rest and KAATSU blood flow restriction
    Toshiaki Nakajima
    Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, KAATSU Training, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:727-37. 2008
    ..However, syncope due to lower extremity blood pooling and subsequent reduction of venous return may be induced during KAATSU in microgravity as reported in cases of lower-body negative pressure...
  28. ncbi Prediction and validation of total and regional skeletal muscle mass by ultrasound in Japanese adults
    Kiyoshi Sanada
    Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1 1 Minami Ohsawa Hachioji, Tokyo, 192 0397, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 96:24-31. 2006
    ..00, NS). These results suggested that ultrasound-derived prediction equations are a valid method to predict SM mass and an alternative to MRI measurement in healthy Japanese adults...
  29. pmc Age-related site-specific muscle wasting of upper and lower extremities and trunk in Japanese men and women
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, 1025 East 7th Street, Room 104, Bloomington, IN, 47405, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:813-21. 2014
    ..These results suggest that the anterior/posterior MTH ratio of the upper leg may be useful in providing an earlier diagnosis for site-specific muscle loss. ..
  30. ncbi A case report of complete chorioamniotic membrane separation
    Gen Ishikawa
    Division of Reproductive Medicine, Perinatology and Gynecologic Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 78:120-5. 2011
    ..Childbirth took place uneventfully by means of elective cesarean section in the 37th week of pregnancy. Because pathological examination showed complete CMS, the validity of the prenatal diagnosis was confirmed...
  31. ncbi The role of FFM accumulation and skeletal muscle architecture in powerlifting performance
    William F Brechue
    Department of Kinesiology, Indiana University, Bloomington 47405, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 86:327-36. 2002
    ..Additionally, muscle architecture appears to play an important role in powerlifting performance in that greater fascicle lengths are associated with greater FFM accumulation and powerlifting performance...
  32. pmc Rapid evaluation by lung-cardiac-inferior vena cava (LCI) integrated ultrasound for differentiating heart failure from pulmonary disease as the cause of acute dyspnea in the emergency setting
    Katsuya Kajimoto
    Division of Cardiology, Sensoji Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 10:49. 2012
    ....
  33. doi Rapid and transient upregulation of CCL11 (eotaxin-1) in mouse ovary during terminal stages of follicular development
    Yoshimitsu Kuwabara
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nippon Medical, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Reprod Immunol 67:358-68. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate the regulation of expression, localization and physiological role of the CCL11/CCR3 axis in mouse ovary during the periovulatory period...
  34. ncbi Ropinirole is effective on motor function when used as an adjunct to levodopa in Parkinson's disease: STRONG study
    Yoshikuni Mizuno
    Department of Neurology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Mov Disord 22:1860-5. 2007
    ..The results showed that ropinirole was more effective than placebo in improving motor function and ADL when used as an adjunct to levodopa in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease...
  35. doi Short sleep duration and long spells of driving are associated with the occurrence of Japanese drivers' rear-end collisions and single-car accidents
    Takashi Abe
    Japan Somnology Center, Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan
    J Sleep Res 19:310-6. 2010
    ..To prevent such accidents, countermeasures must be considered in light of the characteristics of drivers involved in each type of accident described above...
  36. ncbi Recovery from peripartum cardiomyopathy in a Japanese woman after administration of bromocriptine as a new treatment option
    Takashi Abe
    Division of Reproductive Medicine, Perinatology and Gynecologic Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 77:226-30. 2010
    ..Following treatment, the serum prolactin levels dropped swiftly. Concurrently, LV function improved, and heart failure symptoms decreased, accompanied by a decrease in the BNP level...
  37. ncbi Hemodynamic and neurohumoral responses to the restriction of femoral blood flow by KAATSU in healthy subjects
    Haruko Iida
    Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, KAATSU Training, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:275-85. 2007
    ..thus stimulating an orthostatic stimulus. And, KAATSU training appears to be a useful method for potential countermeasure like LBNP against orthostatic intolerance after spaceflight...
  38. ncbi Substrate-induced gene-expression screening of environmental metagenome libraries for isolation of catabolic genes
    Taku Uchiyama
    Laboratory of Applied Microbiology, Marine Biotechnology Institute, 3 75 1 Heita, Kamaishi, Iwate 026 0001, Japan
    Nat Biotechnol 23:88-93. 2005
    ..The utility of SIGEX was demonstrated by the cloning of aromatic hydrocarbon-induced genes from a groundwater metagenome library and subsequent genome-informatics analysis...
  39. ncbi Blood flow restriction during low-intensity resistance exercise increases S6K1 phosphorylation and muscle protein synthesis
    Satoshi Fujita
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 103:903-10. 2007
    ..We conclude that the activation of the mTOR signaling pathway appears to be an important cellular mechanism that may help explain the enhanced muscle protein synthesis during REFR...