Yuki Kawakubo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc A cognitive-behavioral intervention for emotion regulation in adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Miho Kuroda
    Department of Psychology, Shukutoku University, 200 Daiganji machi, Chuo Ku, Chiba shi 260 8701, Japan
    Trials 14:231. 2013
  2. pmc Developmental changes of prefrontal activation in humans: a near-infrared spectroscopy study of preschool children and adults
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Child Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e25944. 2011
  3. pmc Effects of metabotropic glutamate receptor 3 genotype on phonetic mismatch negativity
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Child Neuropsychiatry, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e24929. 2011
  4. pmc Impaired prefrontal hemodynamic maturation in autism and unaffected siblings
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 4:e6881. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Phonetic mismatch negativity predicts verbal memory deficits in schizophrenia
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuroreport 17:1043-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Procedural memory predicts social skills in persons with schizophrenia
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:625-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Phonetic mismatch negativity predicts social skills acquisition in schizophrenia
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 152:261-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological abnormalities of spatial attention in adults with autism during the gap overlap task
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:1464-71. 2007
  9. doi request reprint No association between the ryanodine receptor 3 gene and autism in a Japanese population
    Mamoru Tochigi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Univerisity of Tokyo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 62:341-4. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Association between sigma-1 receptor gene polymorphism and prefrontal hemodynamic response induced by cognitive activation in schizophrenia
    Ryu Takizawa
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:491-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc A cognitive-behavioral intervention for emotion regulation in adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Miho Kuroda
    Department of Psychology, Shukutoku University, 200 Daiganji machi, Chuo Ku, Chiba shi 260 8701, Japan
    Trials 14:231. 2013
    ..Some studies have reported the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) in improving emotion-regulation among children with ASD. The current study will investigate the efficacy of group-based CBT for adults with ASD...
  2. pmc Developmental changes of prefrontal activation in humans: a near-infrared spectroscopy study of preschool children and adults
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Child Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e25944. 2011
    ..Although the developmental change of the frontopolar PFC was independent of gender from childhood to adolescence, in adulthood a gender difference was shown...
  3. pmc Effects of metabotropic glutamate receptor 3 genotype on phonetic mismatch negativity
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Child Neuropsychiatry, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e24929. 2011
    ..Variations in metabotropic glutamate receptor (GRM3) may be associated with schizophrenia, and has been shown to affect cortical function. Here we investigated the effect of GRM3 genotypes on phonetic MMF in healthy men...
  4. pmc Impaired prefrontal hemodynamic maturation in autism and unaffected siblings
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 4:e6881. 2009
    ..Moreover, to clarify the genetic influences on developmental changes in the prefrontal dysfunction in ASD, unaffected siblings of the ASD participants were also assessed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Phonetic mismatch negativity predicts verbal memory deficits in schizophrenia
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuroreport 17:1043-6. 2006
    ..These results suggest that electrophysiological auditory sensory memory dysfunction underlies the basis for neuropsychological auditory verbal memory deficits in schizophrenia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Procedural memory predicts social skills in persons with schizophrenia
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:625-7. 2006
    ..038), but not for verbal communication skills or processing skills. Although preliminary, these results provide the first evidence of an association between procedural memory and nonverbal social skills in patients with schizophrenia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Phonetic mismatch negativity predicts social skills acquisition in schizophrenia
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 152:261-5. 2007
    ..Although preliminary, these results suggest that phonetic MMN could be an index of social skills acquisition in patients with schizophrenia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological abnormalities of spatial attention in adults with autism during the gap overlap task
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:1464-71. 2007
    ..We evaluated event-related potentials (ERPs) elicited by attentional disengagement in individuals with autism...
  9. doi request reprint No association between the ryanodine receptor 3 gene and autism in a Japanese population
    Mamoru Tochigi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Univerisity of Tokyo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 62:341-4. 2008
    ..Here we studied the association between autism and the ryanodine receptor 3 (RyR3) gene, which is located in the region. This is the first study, to our knowledge, that has investigated the association...
  10. doi request reprint Association between sigma-1 receptor gene polymorphism and prefrontal hemodynamic response induced by cognitive activation in schizophrenia
    Ryu Takizawa
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:491-8. 2009
    ..Our findings also suggest that the prefrontal hemodynamic response assessed by noninvasive and less demanding NIRS is a useful intermediate phenotype for translational research in schizophrenia...
  11. doi request reprint Association study of the commonly recognized breakpoints in chromosome 15q11-q13 in Japanese autistic patients
    Chieko Kato
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatr Genet 18:133-6. 2008
    ..Here, we investigated the association between the common breakpoints of chromosome 15q11-q13 and autism in a Japanese population...
  12. ncbi request reprint Decreased prefrontal activation during letter fluency task in adults with pervasive developmental disorders: a near-infrared spectroscopy study
    Hitoshi Kuwabara
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Behav Brain Res 172:272-7. 2006
    ..The present results may be also potentially useful for applying NIRS to clinical settings of child psychiatry...
  13. doi request reprint Association study of the 15q11-q13 maternal expression domain in Japanese autistic patients
    Chieko Kato
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1008-12. 2008
    ..033, corrected for multiple testing). Thus, the present study may suggest the association between autism and the MED or the upstream IC in chromosome 15q11-q13 in the Japanese population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reduced frontopolar activation during verbal fluency task in schizophrenia: a multi-channel near-infrared spectroscopy study
    Ryu Takizawa
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Schizophr Res 99:250-62. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint The influence of gender and personality traits on individual difference in auditory mismatch: a magnetoencephalographic (MMNm) study
    Junko Matsubayashi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Brain Res 1236:159-65. 2008
    ..Our observation may provide useful information to establish MMN/MMNm as a clinical tool for monitoring auditory cortical function on an individual basis...
  16. pmc Association between catechol-O-methyltrasferase Val108/158Met genotype and prefrontal hemodynamic response in schizophrenia
    Ryu Takizawa
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 4:e5495. 2009
    ..Here, we investigated spatiotemporal characteristics of the association between prefrontal hemodynamic activation and the COMT genotype using a noninvasive neuroimaging technique, near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)...
  17. doi request reprint Gender difference in right lateral prefrontal hemodynamic response while viewing fearful faces: a multi-channel near-infrared spectroscopy study
    Kohei Marumo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurosci Res 63:89-94. 2009
    ..This observation may help to establish NIRS as a clinical tool for monitoring prefrontal function on an individual basis...
  18. doi request reprint Association between severe dorsolateral prefrontal dysfunction during random number generation and earlier onset in schizophrenia
    Shinsuke Koike
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:1533-40. 2011
    ..Age at onset is a major factor for predicting social outcome in schizophrenia. In clinical settings, we need an objective assessment tool for evaluating prefrontal function and social outcome...
  19. ncbi request reprint Delayed automatic detection of change in speech sounds in adults with autism: a magnetoencephalographic study
    Kiyoto Kasai
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, 113 8655 Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:1655-64. 2005
    ..e. automatic change detection of speech and non-speech sounds, using magnetoencephalographic recording of mismatch response elicited by change in vowels and tones...
  20. ncbi request reprint No evidence for significant association between GABA receptor genes in chromosome 15q11-q13 and autism in a Japanese population
    Mamoru Tochigi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    J Hum Genet 52:985-9. 2007
    ..029, corrected for multiple testing). This finding may suggest further studies around the markers for more definitive conclusions...
  21. pmc Diminished medial prefrontal activity behind autistic social judgments of incongruent information
    Takamitsu Watanabe
    Department of Physiology, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e39561. 2012
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  22. doi request reprint Oxytocin, sexually dimorphic features of the social brain, and autism
    Hidenori Yamasue
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 63:129-40. 2009
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  23. doi request reprint Reduced gray matter volume of pars opercularis is associated with impaired social communication in high-functioning autism spectrum disorders
    Syudo Yamasaki
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Psychiatry 68:1141-7. 2010
    ..However, the structural abnormality of this region has not fully been clarified in subjects with ASD...
  24. ncbi request reprint Support for an association between mismatch negativity and social functioning in schizophrenia
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:1367-8. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint Spatial attention in individuals with pervasive developmental disorders using the gap overlap task
    Yuki Kawakubo
    Doctoral Degree Program of Disability Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305 8572, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 125:269-75. 2004
    ..We conclude that individuals with PDD have deficiencies in attentional engagement. Moreover, our study suggests that analysis of the express saccade will be useful in further examinations of attentional processes in PDD...
  26. ncbi request reprint Developmental change of neurocognitive motor behavior in a continuous performance test with different interstimulus intervals
    Shinji Okazaki
    Institute of Disability Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba 305 8572, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:1104-13. 2004
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