Hirotaka Kosaka

Summary

Affiliation: University of Fukui
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc The Potential of Nasal Oxytocin Administration for Remediation of Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Yuko Okamoto
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 15:564-77. 2016
  2. pmc Episodic memory retrieval for story characters in high-functioning autism
    Hidetsugu Komeda
    The Hakubi Center for Advanced Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Mol Autism 4:20. 2013
  3. pmc Long-term oxytocin administration improves social behaviors in a girl with autistic disorder
    Hirotaka Kosaka
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui, Japan
    BMC Psychiatry 12:110. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Smaller insula and inferior frontal volumes in young adults with pervasive developmental disorders
    Hirotaka Kosaka
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui, 910 1193, Japan
    Neuroimage 50:1357-63. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Altered frontal pole development affects self-generated spatial working memory in ADHD
    Sumiyoshi Arai
    Developmental Emotional Intelligence, Division of Developmental Higher Brain Functions, Department of Child Development United Graduate School of Child Development, University of Fukui, Japan
    Brain Dev 38:471-80. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Associations between trait anxiety, insulin resistance, and atherosclerosis in the elderly: a pilot cross-sectional study
    Kosuke Narita
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Eiheiji cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:305-12. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Multifractal analysis of deep white matter microstructural changes on MRI in relation to early-stage atherosclerosis
    Tetsuya Takahashi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, 23 3 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Neuroimage 32:1158-66. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Application of a multifractal analysis to study brain white matter abnormalities of schizophrenia on T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging
    Tetsuya Takahashi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 171:177-88. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The association between anger-related personality trait and cardiac autonomic response abnormalities in elderly subjects
    Kosuke Narita
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:325-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Effectiveness and tolerability of switching to aripiprazole from risperidone in subjects with autism spectrum disorders: a prospective open-label study
    Makoto Ishitobi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan Hiratani Child Development Clinic, Fukui, Japan Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan and Faculty of Nursing and Social Welfare Sciences, Fukui Prefectural University, Fukui, Japan
    Clin Neuropharmacol 36:151-6. 2013

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  1. pmc The Potential of Nasal Oxytocin Administration for Remediation of Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Yuko Okamoto
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 15:564-77. 2016
    ....
  2. pmc Episodic memory retrieval for story characters in high-functioning autism
    Hidetsugu Komeda
    The Hakubi Center for Advanced Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Mol Autism 4:20. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Long-term oxytocin administration improves social behaviors in a girl with autistic disorder
    Hirotaka Kosaka
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui, Japan
    BMC Psychiatry 12:110. 2012
    ..Oxytocin has been reported to play important roles in multiple social behaviors dependent on social recognition, and has been expected as one of the effective treatments of social impairments of patients with ASDs...
  4. doi request reprint Smaller insula and inferior frontal volumes in young adults with pervasive developmental disorders
    Hirotaka Kosaka
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui, 910 1193, Japan
    Neuroimage 50:1357-63. 2010
    ..These smaller GM volumes in high-functioning PDD subjects may reflect the clinical features of PDD itself, rather than FSIQ...
  5. doi request reprint Altered frontal pole development affects self-generated spatial working memory in ADHD
    Sumiyoshi Arai
    Developmental Emotional Intelligence, Division of Developmental Higher Brain Functions, Department of Child Development United Graduate School of Child Development, University of Fukui, Japan
    Brain Dev 38:471-80. 2016
    ..Nevertheless, developmental changes in the neural underpinnings of self-generated SWM are unknown...
  6. doi request reprint Associations between trait anxiety, insulin resistance, and atherosclerosis in the elderly: a pilot cross-sectional study
    Kosuke Narita
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Eiheiji cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:305-12. 2008
    ..This pilot study, with a cross-sectional design, supports the promising role of IR for clarifying the pathophysiological mechanism by which anxiety contributes to an increasing risk of atherosclerosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Multifractal analysis of deep white matter microstructural changes on MRI in relation to early-stage atherosclerosis
    Tetsuya Takahashi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, 23 3 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Neuroimage 32:1158-66. 2006
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Application of a multifractal analysis to study brain white matter abnormalities of schizophrenia on T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging
    Tetsuya Takahashi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 171:177-88. 2009
    ..Multifractal analysis reveals abnormal patterns of WM structures in schizophrenia that could be implicated in the disorder's etiology...
  9. ncbi request reprint The association between anger-related personality trait and cardiac autonomic response abnormalities in elderly subjects
    Kosuke Narita
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:325-9. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Effectiveness and tolerability of switching to aripiprazole from risperidone in subjects with autism spectrum disorders: a prospective open-label study
    Makoto Ishitobi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan Hiratani Child Development Clinic, Fukui, Japan Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan and Faculty of Nursing and Social Welfare Sciences, Fukui Prefectural University, Fukui, Japan
    Clin Neuropharmacol 36:151-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the efficacy and the tolerability of aripiprazole switched from risperidone in children and adolescents with ASD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association between trait anxiety and endothelial function observed in elderly males but not in young males
    Kosuke Narita
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:947-54. 2007
    ..The present study was intended to examine whether an association exists between trait anxiety and endothelial function in healthy young and elderly subjects...
  12. pmc Age-related variation in EEG complexity to photic stimulation: a multiscale entropy analysis
    Tetsuya Takahashi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, 23 3 Matsuokashimoaizuki, Eiheiji cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:476-83. 2009
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  13. pmc Ventral striatum dysfunction in children and adolescents with reactive attachment disorder: functional MRI study
    Shinichiro Takiguchi
    MD, Advanced Biomedical Sciences Course, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    BJPsych Open 1:121-128. 2015
    ..Child maltreatment is a major risk factor for psychopathology, including reactive attachment disorder (RAD)...
  14. doi request reprint Relationship between plasma leptin level and brain structure in elderly: a voxel-based morphometric study
    Kosuke Narita
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Biol Psychiatry 65:992-4. 2009
    ..Recent accumulating lines of evidence reveal that leptin is associated with synaptic plasticity and neuroprotective activity in the brain...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin multimer distribution, not absolute amount of plasma, correlates with depression severity in healthy elderly subjects
    Kosuke Narita
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Eiheiji cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:124-7. 2008
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  16. pmc Gazefinder as a clinical supplementary tool for discriminating between autism spectrum disorder and typical development in male adolescents and adults
    Toru Fujioka
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui 910 1193 Japan Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui 910 1193 Japan Department of Child Development, United Graduate School of Child Development, Osaka University, Kanazawa University, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Chiba University, and University of Fukui, Suita, Osaka 565 0871 Japan
    Mol Autism 7:19. 2016
    ..In this study, we tested whether Gazefinder could identify unique gaze patterns in adolescents and adults with ASD...
  17. doi request reprint Switching to aripiprazole in subjects with pervasive developmental disorders showing tolerability issues with risperidone
    Makoto Ishitobi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, 23 3 Matsuokashimoaizuki, Eiheiji cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 37:128-31. 2012
    ..This retrospective study was designed to examine children and adolescents with PDD experiencing tolerability issues with risperidone treatment, and thereby assess the efficacy and tolerability of switching to aripiprazole...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in COMT genetic effects on striatal grey matter alterations associated with childhood ADHD: A voxel-based morphometry study in a Japanese sample
    Koji Shimada
    a Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    World J Biol Psychiatry . 2015
    ..By using voxel-based morphometry, we examined whether Asian children with ADHD would exhibit a pattern opposite to that found in Caucasian samples...
  19. pmc Autistic empathy toward autistic others
    Hidetsugu Komeda
    The Hakubi Center for Advanced Research, Kyoto University, Yoshida Ushinomiya cho, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan, Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan, Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan, Division of Developmental Higher Brain Functions, Department of Child Development, United Graduate School of Child Development, Osaka University, Kanazawa University, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Chiba University and University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan, Biomedical Imaging Research Center, University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan, Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208 2710, USA, Department of Psychiatry, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry Hospital, 4 1 1, Ogawahigashi, Kodaira, Tokyo 187 8551, Japan, Faculty of Regional Sciences, Tottori University, Koyamacho minami, Tottori City 680 8551, Japan, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 10:145-52. 2015
    ..This suggests an atypical form of empathy in individuals with ASD toward others with ASD. ..
  20. pmc Advanced Test of Attention in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Japan for Evaluation of Methylphenidate and Atomoxetine Effects
    Toru Fujioka
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Clin Psychopharmacol Neurosci 14:79-87. 2016
    ....
  21. pmc Sex Differences in the Default Mode Network with Regard to Autism Spectrum Traits: A Resting State fMRI Study
    Minyoung Jung
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Eiheiji, Fukui, Japan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0143126. 2015
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Changes in EEG and autonomic nervous activity during meditation and their association with personality traits
    Tetsuya Takahashi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Matsuoka cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 55:199-207. 2005
    ..These results suggest that internalized attention and mindfulness as two major core factors of behaviors of mind during meditation are characterized by different combinations of psychophysiological properties and personality traits...
  23. pmc Neural Basis of Psychological Growth following Adverse Experiences: A Resting-State Functional MRI Study
    Takashi X Fujisawa
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan Division of Developmental Higher Brain Functions, United Graduate School of Child Development, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0136427. 2015
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Quantitative evaluation of age-related white matter microstructural changes on MRI by multifractal analysis
    Tetsuya Takahashi
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 225:33-7. 2004
    ....
  25. pmc Increased Anterior Pelvic Angle Characterizes the Gait of Children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    Hiroaki Naruse
    Division of Developmental Higher Brain Functions, United Graduate School of Child Development, University of Fukui, Eiheiji cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui, Japan
    PLoS ONE 12:e0170096. 2017
    ..However, little is known about body movement during gait in children with ADHD. The purpose of this study was to identify the characteristic body movements associated with ADHD symptoms in children with ADHD...
  26. pmc Reduced visual cortex grey matter volume in children and adolescents with reactive attachment disorder
    Koji Shimada
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, 23 3 Matsuoka Shimoaizuki, Eiheiji cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan Biomedical Imaging Research Center, University of Fukui, 23 3 Matsuoka Shimoaizuki, Eiheiji cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan Division of Developmental Higher Brain Functions, United Graduate School of Child Development, University of Fukui, 23 3 Matsuoka Shimoaizuki, Eiheiji cho, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Neuroimage Clin 9:13-9. 2015
    ..These visual cortex GMV abnormalities may also be associated with the visual emotion regulation impairments of RAD, leading to an increased risk for later psychopathology. ..
  27. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of adiponectin and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in patients with remitted major depression receiving long-term maintenance antidepressant therapy
    Kosuke Narita
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Fukui, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:1159-62. 2006
    ..This preliminary cross-sectional study suggests the possibility that maintenance antidepressant therapy may have anti-inflammatory effects and prevent the development of atherosclerosis...
  28. pmc Assessment of olfactory detection thresholds in children with autism spectrum disorders using a pulse ejection system
    Hirokazu Kumazaki
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, 23 3, Matsuokashimoaizuki, Eiheiji cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193 Japan Department of Neuropsychiatry, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582 Japan
    Mol Autism 7:6. 2016
    ..The methodology of these studies is limited by several factors, and more sophisticated approaches are required to produce consistent results...
  29. doi request reprint Depressive mood modulates the anterior lateral CA1 and DG/CA3 during a pattern separation task in cognitively intact individuals: a functional MRI study
    Takeshi Fujii
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, University of Fukui, Yoshida gun, Fukui Prefecture, Japan Biomedical Imaging Research Center, University of Fukui, Yoshida gun, Fukui Prefecture, Japan Research and Education Program for Life Science, University of Fukui, Yoshida gun, Fukui Prefecture, Japan
    Hippocampus 24:214-24. 2014
    ..Impaired activity in the DG/CA3, as well as in the lateral CA1, was found to be associated with depressive symptoms, even at a subclinical level...
  30. pmc Oxytocin for Male Subjects with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Comorbid Intellectual Disabilities: A Randomized Pilot Study
    Toshio Munesue
    Research Center for Child Mental Development, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Front Psychiatry 7:2. 2016
    ....