T Yokota

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Publications

  1. pmc Postmortem study of ataxia with retinitis pigmentosa by mutation of the alpha-tocopherol transfer protein gene
    T Yokota
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 68:521-5. 2000
  2. pmc Electrophysiological features of central motor conduction in spinocerebellar atrophy type 1, type 2, and Machado-Joseph disease
    T Yokota
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 65:530-4. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Somatosensory-evoked cortical potential during attacks of paroxysmal dysesthesia in multiple sclerosis
    S Toru
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Neurol 12:233-4. 2005
  4. pmc Delayed-onset ataxia in mice lacking alpha -tocopherol transfer protein: model for neuronal degeneration caused by chronic oxidative stress
    T Yokota
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:15185-90. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological report of retinitis pigmentosa with vitamin E deficiency caused by mutation of the alpha-tocopherol transfer protein gene
    J Pang
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 45:672-6. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint High voltage electrical stimulation of the proximal hypoglossal nerve in normal subjects
    A Inaba
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 5 45, Yushima 1 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:925-9. 2002
  7. pmc Reversible acute axonal polyneuropathy associated with Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome: impaired physiological nerve conduction due to thiamine deficiency?
    S Ishibashi
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45, Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:674-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Bax-inhibiting peptide protects cells from polyglutamine toxicity caused by Ku70 acetylation
    Y Li
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Cell Death Differ 14:2058-67. 2007

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  1. pmc Postmortem study of ataxia with retinitis pigmentosa by mutation of the alpha-tocopherol transfer protein gene
    T Yokota
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 68:521-5. 2000
    ..It is therefore considered that oral supplementation of vitamin E should effectively counteract the progression of ataxia...
  2. pmc Electrophysiological features of central motor conduction in spinocerebellar atrophy type 1, type 2, and Machado-Joseph disease
    T Yokota
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 65:530-4. 1998
    ..To characterise electrophysiologically the central motor conduction of spinocerebellar atrophy type 1 (SCA1), type 2 (SCA2), and Machado-Joseph disease (MJD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Somatosensory-evoked cortical potential during attacks of paroxysmal dysesthesia in multiple sclerosis
    S Toru
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Neurol 12:233-4. 2005
    ..We report the interesting finding of somatosensory-evoked potentials (SEPs) in a patient with MS during a paroxysmal dysesthesia attack...
  4. pmc Delayed-onset ataxia in mice lacking alpha -tocopherol transfer protein: model for neuronal degeneration caused by chronic oxidative stress
    T Yokota
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:15185-90. 2001
    ..Moreover, alpha-TTP(-/-) mice may prove to be excellent animal models of delayed onset, slowly progressive neuronal degeneration caused by chronic oxidative stress...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological report of retinitis pigmentosa with vitamin E deficiency caused by mutation of the alpha-tocopherol transfer protein gene
    J Pang
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 45:672-6. 2001
    ..The mild Friedreich-type ataxia accompanying the RP may be helpful in identifying this disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint High voltage electrical stimulation of the proximal hypoglossal nerve in normal subjects
    A Inaba
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 5 45, Yushima 1 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:925-9. 2002
    ..Therefore, we tested an improved method of stimulating the proximal hypoglossal nerve, using high voltage electrical stimulation...
  7. pmc Reversible acute axonal polyneuropathy associated with Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome: impaired physiological nerve conduction due to thiamine deficiency?
    S Ishibashi
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45, Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:674-6. 2003
    ..CMAPs, SNAPs, and SSRs also increased considerably. We suggest that this is a new type of peripheral nerve impairment: physiological conduction failure with minimal conduction delay due to thiamine deficiency...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bax-inhibiting peptide protects cells from polyglutamine toxicity caused by Ku70 acetylation
    Y Li
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Cell Death Differ 14:2058-67. 2007
    ..These results indicate that Bax and Ku70 acetylation play important roles in Q79C-induced cell death, and that BIP may be useful in the development of therapeutics for polyQ diseases...