Kai Wu

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Correlation between gray matter density-adjusted brain perfusion and age using brain MR images of 202 healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aobaku, Senda, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 32:1973-85. 2011
  2. pmc Topological organization of functional brain networks in healthy children: differences in relation to age, sex, and intelligence
    Kai Wu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e55347. 2013
  3. pmc The overlapping community structure of structural brain network in young healthy individuals
    Kai Wu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e19608. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Age-related changes in topological organization of structural brain networks in healthy individuals
    Kai Wu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan 980 8575
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:552-68. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Correlation among body height, intelligence, and brain gray matter volume in healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
    Neuroimage 59:1023-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Sleep duration during weekdays affects hippocampal gray matter volume in healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
    Neuroimage 60:471-5. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Correlation between gray/white matter volume and cognition in healthy elderly people
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Brain Cogn 75:170-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Linear and curvilinear correlations of brain gray matter volume and density with age using voxel-based morphometry with the Akaike information criterion in 291 healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1857-71. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Linear and curvilinear correlations of brain white matter volume, fractional anisotropy, and mean diffusivity with age using voxel-based and region-of-interest analyses in 246 healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1842-56. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Correlation between degree of white matter hyperintensities and global gray matter volume decline rate
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aobaku, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroradiology 53:397-403. 2011

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Correlation between gray matter density-adjusted brain perfusion and age using brain MR images of 202 healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aobaku, Senda, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 32:1973-85. 2011
    ..Our results indicate that higher order association cortices mature after the lower order cortices, and may help clarify the mechanisms of normal brain maturation from the viewpoint of brain perfusion...
  2. pmc Topological organization of functional brain networks in healthy children: differences in relation to age, sex, and intelligence
    Kai Wu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e55347. 2013
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  3. pmc The overlapping community structure of structural brain network in young healthy individuals
    Kai Wu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e19608. 2011
    ..This study provides the first report of the overlapping community structure of the structural network of the human brain...
  4. doi request reprint Age-related changes in topological organization of structural brain networks in healthy individuals
    Kai Wu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan 980 8575
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:552-68. 2012
    ..The organization eventually altered greatly, shifting to a more localized organization in old age. Our findings provided quantitative insights into topological principles of structural brain networks and changes related to normal aging...
  5. doi request reprint Correlation among body height, intelligence, and brain gray matter volume in healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
    Neuroimage 59:1023-7. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Sleep duration during weekdays affects hippocampal gray matter volume in healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
    Neuroimage 60:471-5. 2012
    ..Our results indicated that sleep duration affects the hippocampal regional gray matter volume of healthy children. These findings advance our understanding of the importance of sleep habits in the daily lives of healthy children...
  7. doi request reprint Correlation between gray/white matter volume and cognition in healthy elderly people
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Brain Cogn 75:170-6. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that individual variability in specific cognitive functions that are relatively well preserved with aging is accounted for by the variability of gray matter volume in healthy elderly subjects...
  8. doi request reprint Linear and curvilinear correlations of brain gray matter volume and density with age using voxel-based morphometry with the Akaike information criterion in 291 healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1857-71. 2013
    ..Because the trajectory of gray matter volume and density with age suggests the progress of brain maturation, our results may contribute to clarifying brain maturation in healthy children from the viewpoint of brain structure...
  9. doi request reprint Linear and curvilinear correlations of brain white matter volume, fractional anisotropy, and mean diffusivity with age using voxel-based and region-of-interest analyses in 246 healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1842-56. 2013
    ..Our results may help to clarify the mechanisms of normal brain maturation from the viewpoint of brain white matter...
  10. doi request reprint Correlation between degree of white matter hyperintensities and global gray matter volume decline rate
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aobaku, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroradiology 53:397-403. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to reveal the relationship between the degree of WMHs at baseline and the rate of global gray matter volume decline by applying a longitudinal design...
  11. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of age- and gender-related annual rate of volume changes in regional gray matter in healthy adults
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:2292-301. 2013
    ..Hum Brain Mapp 34:2292-2301, 2013. © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  12. doi request reprint Correlation between high-sensitivity C-reactive protein and brain gray matter volume in healthy elderly subjects
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:2418-24. 2013
    ..Thus, preventing the progression of arteriosclerosis may be important for preventing a decrease in gray matter volume in healthy elderly subjects. Hum Brain Mapp 34:2418-2424, 2013. © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  13. doi request reprint Gender differences in partial-volume corrected brain perfusion using brain MRI in healthy children
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroimage 58:709-15. 2011
    ..The findings showed significant differences between boys and girls in brain perfusion with PVC, and these differences may contribute to gender differences in the cognitive ability of healthy children...
  14. pmc A longitudinal study of structural brain network changes with normal aging
    Kai Wu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University Sendai, Japan Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Materials Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology Guangzhou, China
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:113. 2013
    ..Our findings elucidate the network topology of structural brain networks and its longitudinal changes, thus enhancing the understanding of the underlying physiology of normal aging in the human brain...
  15. pmc Surface immobilizable chelator for label-free electrical detection of pyrophosphate
    David J Liu
    Integrated Biosystems Lab, Intel Labs, Intel Corporation, 2200 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
    Chem Commun (Camb) 47:8310-2. 2011
    ..This article describes the synthesis of the PPi-selective receptor, its surface immobilization and application to label-free electrical detection on a silicon-based field-effect transistor (FET) sensor...
  16. doi request reprint Correlation between baseline regional gray matter volume and global gray matter volume decline rate
    Yasuyuki Taki
    Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aobaku, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroimage 54:743-9. 2011
    ..Our study may contribute to distinguishing neurodegenerative diseases from normal aging and to predicting cognitive decline...