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Vesicular Glutamate Transport Proteins
Amino Acid Transport System X-AG
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Motor Neurons
Neuroglia
Chronic Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
Neuroimaging
Cross-Sectional Studies
Oligoclonal Bands
Colony-Stimulating Factor Receptors
9 Citations (Scopus)

Disrupted connectivity of motor loops in Parkinson's disease during self-initiated but not externally-triggered movements

Taniwaki, T., Yoshiura, T., Ogata, K., Togao, O., Yamashita, K., Kida, H., Miura, S., Kira, J. I. & Tobimatsu, S., Apr 17 2013, In : Brain Research. 1512, p. 45-59 15 p.

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Parkinson Disease
Basal Ganglia
Motor Cortex
Cerebellum
Activation Analysis
3 Citations (Scopus)

Distinct cytokine and T helper cell profiles between patients with multiple sclerosis who had or had not received interferon-beta

Doi, H., Song, Z. Y., Yoshimura, S., Tateishi, T., Yonekawa, T., Yamasaki, R., Murai, H., Matsushita, T. & Kira, J. I., Oct 1 2014, In : Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology. 5, 3, p. 321-327 7 p.

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Interferon-beta
Helper-Inducer T-Lymphocytes
Interferons
Multiple Sclerosis
Cytokines
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Distinct features of immunoglobulin G2 aquaporin-4 antibody carriers with neuromyelitis optica

Isobe, N., Yonekawa, T., Matsushita, T., Kawano, Y., Masaki, K., Yoshimura, S., Murai, H., Yamasaki, R. & Kira, J-I., May 1 2015, In : Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology. 6, 2, p. 154-158 5 p.

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Aquaporin 4
Neuromyelitis Optica
Immunoglobulins
Antibodies
Immunoglobulin G
63 Citations (Scopus)

Distinct genetic and infectious profiles in Japanese neuromyelitis optica patients according to anti-aquaporin 4 antibody status

Yoshimura, S., Isobe, N., Matsushita, T., Yonekawa, T., Masaki, K., Sato, S., Kawano, Y., Kira, J. I., Miyamoto, K., Kusunoki, S., Nakatsuji, Y., Mochizuki, H., Ochi, K., Matsumoto, M., Kanda, T., Ochi, H., Miki, T., Okada, K. & Tsuji, S., Jan 2013, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 84, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

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Aquaporin 4
Neuromyelitis Optica
Antibodies
HLA Antigens
Epstein-Barr Virus Nuclear Antigens
3 Citations (Scopus)

Distinct genetic profiles between Japanese multiple sclerosis patients with and without Barkhof brain lesions

Huang, J., Isobe, N., Matsushita, T., Yoshimura, S., Sato, S., Yonekawa, T., Yamasaki, R., Murai, H. & Kira, J. I., Aug 1 2013, In : Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology. 4, 2, p. 173-180 8 p.

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Multiple Sclerosis
Brain
Haplotypes
Alleles
Neuromyelitis Optica
Electrical Synapses
Anterior Horn Cells
Presynaptic Terminals
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Down-Regulation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Duplication and deletion upstream of LMNB1 in autosomal dominant adult-onset leukodystrophy

Mezaki, N., Miura, T., Ogaki, K., Eriguchi, M., Mizuno, Y., Komatsu, K., Yamazaki, H., Suetsugi, N., Kawajiri, S., Yamasaki, R., Ishiguro, T., Konno, T., Nozaki, H., Kasuga, K., Okuma, Y., Kira, J. I., Hara, H., Onodera, O. & Ikeuchi, T., Dec 1 2018, In : Neurology: Genetics. 4, 6, e292.

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lamin B1
Leukoencephalopathies
Temporal Lobe
Reverse Transcription
Leukocytes
9 Citations (Scopus)

Early and extensive spinal white matter involvement in neuromyelitis optica

Hayashida, S., Masaki, K., Yonekawa, T., Suzuki, S. O., Hiwatashi, A., Matsushita, T., Watanabe, M., Yamasaki, R., Suenaga, T., Iwaki, T., Murai, H. & Kira, J. I., May 2017, In : Brain Pathology. 27, 3, p. 249-265 17 p.

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Neuromyelitis Optica
Aquaporin 4
Spinal Cord
Horns
Antibodies
1 Citation (Scopus)

Early inhibition of tumor necrosis factor-α and interleukin-6 in muscle tissue as a therapy for dystrophinopathy in mdx mice

Arahata, H., Ohyagi, Y., Iinuma, K. M., Tanaka, M., Tateishi, T., Yamasaki, R., Matsushita, T. & Kira, J. I., Oct 1 2014, In : Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology. 5, 3, p. 371-377 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inbred mdx Mouse
Interleukin-6
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Cytokines
Muscles
9 Citations (Scopus)
Multiple System Atrophy
Chemokines
Cerebrospinal Fluid
Case-Control Studies
Cytokines
8 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy, safety, and pharmacokinetics of natalizumab in Japanese multiple sclerosis patients: A double-blind, randomized controlled trial and open-label pharmacokinetic study

Saida, T., Kira, J. I., Kishida, S., Yamamura, T., Sudo, Y., Ogiwara, K., Tibung, J. T., Lucas, N. & Subramanyam, M., Jan 1 2017, In : Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders. 11, p. 25-31 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pharmacokinetics
Safety
Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

Efficacy of high-frequency magnetic stimulation of the sacral root in patients with urinary incontinence following a radical prostatectomy

Kai, N., Kawajiri, M., Seki, N., Takano, N., Kira, J. I., Tobimatsu, S. & Naito, S., Apr 1 2011, In : LUTS: Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms. 3, 1, p. 10-14 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stress Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence
Prostatectomy
Urinary Bladder
Therapeutics
15 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of intravenous methylprednisolone pulse therapy in patients with multiple sclerosis and neuromyelitis optica

Yamasaki, R., Matsushita, T., Fukazawa, T., Yokoyama, K., Fujihara, K., Ogino, M., Yokota, T., Miyamoto, K., Niino, M., Nomura, K., Tomioka, R., Tanaka, M., Kawachi, I., Ohashi, T., Kaida, K. I., Matsui, M., Nakatsuji, Y., Ochi, H., Fukaura, H., Kanda, T. & 5 others, Nagaishi, A., Togo, K., Mizusawa, H., Murai, H. & Kira, J. I., Sep 1 2016, In : Multiple Sclerosis. 22, 10, p. 1337-1348 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuromyelitis Optica
Methylprednisolone
Multiple Sclerosis
Therapeutics
Signs and Symptoms
6 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of methylprednisolone pulse therapy for acute relapse in Japanese patients with multiple sclerosis and neuromyelitis optica: A multicenter retrospective analysis - 1. Whole group analysis

Kira, J. I., Yamasaki, R., Yoshimura, S., Fukazawa, T., Yokoyama, K., Fujihara, K., Ogino, M., Yokota, T., Miyamoto, K., Niino, M., Nomura, K., Tomioka, R., Tanaka, M., Kawachi, I., Ohashi, T., Kaida, K., Matsui, M., Nakatsuji, Y., Ochi, H., Fukaura, H. & 5 others, Kanda, T., Nagaishi, A., Togo, K., Mizusawa, H. & Kawano, Y., Dec 1 2013, In : Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology. 4, 3, p. 305-317 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuromyelitis Optica
Methylprednisolone
Multiple Sclerosis
Recurrence
Therapeutics
72 Citations (Scopus)

Efficiency of a small-world brain network depends on consciousness level: A resting-state fMRI study

Uehara, T., Yamasaki, T., Okamoto, T., Koike, T., Kan, S., Miyauchi, S., Kira, J. I. & Tobimatsu, S., Jun 2014, In : Cerebral Cortex. 24, 6, p. 1529-1539 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consciousness
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Brain
Sleep Stages
Communication
8 Citations (Scopus)

ELectron microscopic abnormality and therapeutic efficacy in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy with anti-neurofascin155 immunoglobulin G4 antibody

Kuwahara, M., Suzuki, H., Oka, N., Ogata, H., Yanagimoto, S., Sadakane, S., Fukumoto, Y., Yamana, M., Yuhara, Y., Yoshikawa, K., Morikawa, M., Kawai, S., Okazaki, M., Tsujimoto, T., Kira, J. I. & Kusunoki, S., Mar 2018, In : Muscle and Nerve. 57, 3, p. 498-502 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
Immunoglobulins
Electrons
Antibodies
Sural Nerve

Elevated end-diastolic ratio of the common carotid artery due to cerebral arteriovenous malformation: Two case reports

Tanaka, K., Matsumoto, S., Yamada, T., Kondo, D., Chihara, H., Koga, M., Hatano, T., Miyagi, T., Yamasaki, R. & Kira, J. I., Aug 2018, In : Radiology Case Reports. 13, 4, p. 917-920 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations
Common Carotid Artery
Cerebral Veins
Nervous System Malformations
Headache Disorders
1 Citation (Scopus)

Epilepsy and functional brain networks

Uehara, T., Shigeto, H. & Kira, J-I., Jan 1 2014, In : Clinical Neurology. 54, 12, p. 1139-1141 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Brain
Partial Epilepsy
Stroke
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
10 Citations (Scopus)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
Ganglia
Brachial Plexus
Signal-To-Noise Ratio
Research Ethics Committees
28 Citations (Scopus)

Extensive dysregulations of oligodendrocytic and astrocytic connexins are associated with disease progression in an amyotrophic lateral sclerosis mouse model

Cui, Y., Masaki, K., Yamasaki, R., Imamura, S., Suzuki, S. O., Hayashi, S., Sato, S., Nagara, Y., Kawamura, M. F. & Kira, J. I., Mar 6 2014, In : Journal of neuroinflammation. 11, 42.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Connexins
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Disease Progression
Horns
Excitatory Amino Acid Transporter 2
30 Citations (Scopus)

Extensive loss of connexins in Baló's disease: Evidence for an auto-antibody-independent astrocytopathy via impaired astrocyte-oligodendrocyte/ myelin interaction

Masaki, K., Suzuki, S. O., Matsushita, T., Yonekawa, T., Matsuoka, T., Isobe, N., Motomura, K., Wu, X. M., Tabira, T., Iwaki, T. & Kira, J. I., Jun 1 2012, In : Acta neuropathologica. 123, 6, p. 887-900 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aquaporin 4
Connexins
Oligodendroglia
Myelin Sheath
Astrocytes
12 Citations (Scopus)

Fibro-fatty volume of culprit lesions in virtual histology intravascular ultrasound is associated with the amount of debris during carotid artery stenting

Matsumoto, S., Nakahara, I., Higashi, T., Iwamuro, Y., Watanabe, Y., Takezawa, M., Murata, D., Yokota, T., Kira, J. I. & Yamada, T., Apr 1 2010, In : Cerebrovascular Diseases. 29, 5, p. 468-475 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carotid Arteries
Histology
Carotid Endarterectomy
Carotid Stenosis
Glass
34 Citations (Scopus)

Fingolimod (FTY720) therapy in Japanese patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis over 12 months: Results of a phase 2 observational extension

Kira, J. I., Itoyama, Y., Kikuchi, S., Hao, Q., Kurosawa, T., Nagato, K., Tsumiyama, I., von Rosenstiel, P., Zhang-Auberson, L. & Saida, T., Jan 29 2014, In : BMC neurology. 14, 1, 21.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Aquaporin 4
Therapeutics
Safety
Placebos
22 Citations (Scopus)

First diagnostic criteria for atopic myelitis with special reference to discrimination from myelitis-onset multiple sclerosis

Isobe, N., Kanamori, Y., Yonekawa, T., Matsushita, T., Shigeto, H., Kawamura, N. & Kira, J. I., May 15 2012, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 316, 1-2, p. 30-35 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myelitis
Multiple Sclerosis
Oligoclonal Bands
Sensitivity and Specificity
Brain
Meningitis
Japan
Surveys and Questionnaires

Frostbite-like skin lesion as an autonomic symptom of Isaacs' syndrome

Doi, H., Arimura, K., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Jun 1 2011, In : Internal Medicine. 50, 10, p. 1113-1115 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isaacs Syndrome
Frostbite
Muscle Rigidity
Voltage-Gated Potassium Channels
Skin
2 Citations (Scopus)
Gyrus Cinguli
Alzheimer Disease
Temporal Lobe
Brain
Frontal Lobe
6 Citations (Scopus)

Galectin-1 deficiency improves axonal swelling of motor neurones in SOD1G93A transgenic mice

Kobayakawa, Y., Sakumi, K., Kajitani, K., Kadoya, T., Horie, H., Kira, J. I. & Nakabeppu, Y., Feb 1 2015, In : Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology. 41, 2, p. 227-244 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Galectin 1
Motor Neurons
Transgenic Mice
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Axons
8 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic and infectious profiles influence cerebrospinal fluid IgG abnormality in japanese multiple sclerosis patients

Yoshimura, S., Isobe, N., Matsushita, T., Masaki, K., Sato, S., Kawano, Y., Ochi, H. & Kira, J. I., Apr 15 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 4, e95367.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cerebrospinal fluid
sclerosis
cerebrospinal fluid
Multiple Sclerosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid
12 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic and infectious profiles influence cerebrospinal fluid IgG abnormality in Japanese multiple sclerosis patients

Yoshimura, S., Isobe, N., Matsushita, T., Masaki, K., Sato, S., Kawano, Y., Ochi, H. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 4, p. e95367

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cerebrospinal fluid
sclerosis
cerebrospinal fluid
Multiple Sclerosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid
45 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic and Infectious Profiles of Japanese Multiple Sclerosis Patients

Yoshimura, S., Isobe, N., Yonekawa, T., Matsushita, T., Masaki, K., Sato, S., Kawano, Y., Yamamoto, K. & Kira, J. I., Nov 9 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 11, e48592.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sclerosis
Multiple Sclerosis
Epstein-Barr Virus Nuclear Antigens
Viruses
HLA-DRB1 Chains
2 Citations (Scopus)

Grand Total EEG score can differentiate Parkinson's disease from Parkinson-related disorders

Barcelon, E. A., Mukaino, T., Yokoyama, J., Uehara, T., Ogata, K., Kira, J. I. & Tobimatsu, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Neurology. 10, APR, 398.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Parkinson Disease
Electroencephalography
Parkinsonian Disorders
Multiple System Atrophy
Paralysis

Hemicape-like sensory disturbance caused by cortical infarction in the postcentral gyrus

Yamashita, C., Kawamura, N., Torii, T., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J-I., Mar 1 2012, In : Clinical Neurology. 52, 3, p. 178-181 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Somatosensory Cortex
Infarction
Hypesthesia
Cerebral Infarction
Arm

Higher postictal parasympathetic activity following greater ictal heart rate increase in right- than left-sided seizures

Shimmura, M., Uehara, T., Ogata, K., Shigeto, H., Maeda, T., Sakata, A., Yamasaki, R. & Kira, J. I., Aug 2019, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 97, p. 161-168 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seizures
Heart Rate
Stroke
ROC Curve
Partial Epilepsy
45 Citations (Scopus)

Histopathologic Analysis of Retrieved Thrombi Associated with Successful Reperfusion after Acute Stroke Thrombectomy

Hashimoto, T., Hayakawa, M., Funatsu, N., Yamagami, H., Satow, T., Takahashi, J. C., Nagatsuka, K., Ishibashi-Ueda, H., Kira, J. I. & Toyoda, K., Dec 1 2016, In : Stroke. 47, 12, p. 3035-3037 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thrombectomy
Reperfusion
Thrombosis
Stroke
Erythrocytes
6 Citations (Scopus)

HLA-DPB1*0201 is associated with susceptibility to atopic myelitis in Japanese

Sato, S., Isobe, N., Yoshimura, S., Kanamori, Y., Masaki, K., Matsushita, T. & Kira, J. I., Oct 15 2012, In : Journal of Neuroimmunology. 251, 1-2, p. 110-113 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myelitis
HLA Antigens
Alleles
Neuromyelitis Optica
Immunogenetics
5 Citations (Scopus)

HLA-DRB1*04:05 allele is associated with intracortical lesions on three-dimensional double inversion recovery images in Japanese patients with multiple sclerosis

Shinoda, K., Matsushita, T., Nakamura, Y., Masaki, K., Yamasaki, R., Yamaguchi, H., Togao, O., Hiwatashi, A. & Kira, J-I., May 1 2017, In : Multiple Sclerosis. p. 1352458517707067

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Alleles
HLA-DRB1 Chains
HLA-DRB1*04 antigen
Logistic Models

Hopkins syndrome following the first episode of bronchial asthma associated with enterovirus D68: A case report

Hayashi, F., Hayashi, S., Matsuse, D., Yamasaki, R., Yonekura, K. & Kira, J. I., May 23 2018, In : BMC neurology. 18, 1, 71.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enterovirus
Asthma
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Lower Extremity
Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
68 Citations (Scopus)

Human umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stromal cells differentiate into functional schwann cells that sustain peripheral nerve regeneration

Matsuse, D., Kitada, M., Kohama, M., Nishikawa, K., Makinoshima, H., Wakao, S., Fujiyoshi, Y., Heike, T., Nakahata, T., Akutsu, H., Umezawa, A., Harigae, H., Kira, J. I. & Dezawa, M., Sep 2010, In : Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology. 69, 9, p. 973-985 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nerve Regeneration
Umbilical Cord
Schwann Cells
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Peripheral Nerves
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hyperexcitability restricted to the lower limb motor system in a patient with stiff-leg syndrome

Iwata, T., Shigeto, H., Ogata, K., Hagiwara, K. I., Kanamori, Y., Uehara, T., Ohyagi, Y., Tobimatsu, S. & Kira, J. I., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 18, 12, p. 1720-1722 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lower Extremity
Leg
Stretch Reflex
Glutamate Decarboxylase
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
28 Citations (Scopus)

IgG4 anti-neurofascin155 antibodies in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy: Clinical significance and diagnostic utility of a conventional assay

Kadoya, M., Kaida, K., Koike, H., Takazaki, H., Ogata, H., Moriguchi, K., Shimizu, J., Nagata, E., Takizawa, S., Chiba, A., Yamasaki, R., Kira, J. I., Sobue, G. & Ikewaki, K., Dec 15 2016, In : Journal of Neuroimmunology. 301, p. 16-22 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
Anti-Idiotypic Antibodies
Immunoglobulin G
Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Antibodies
17 Citations (Scopus)

Impact and characteristics of quality of life in Japanese patients with multiple sclerosis

Kikuchi, H., Mifune, N., Niino, M., Ohbu, S., Kira, J. I., Kohriyama, T., Ota, K., Tanaka, M., Ochi, H., Nakane, S., Maezawa, M. & Kikuchi, S., Feb 1 2011, In : Quality of Life Research. 20, 1, p. 119-131 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Quality of Life
Social Adjustment
Medical Staff
Focus Groups
28 Citations (Scopus)

Impaired cytoplasmic-nuclear transport of hypoxia-inducible factor-1α in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Nagara, Y., Tateishi, T., Yamasaki, R., Hayashi, S., Kawamura, M., Kikuchi, H., Iinuma, K. M., Tanaka, M., Iwaki, T., Matsushita, T., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Sep 1 2013, In : Brain Pathology. 23, 5, p. 534-546 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1
Cell Nucleus Active Transport
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Karyopherins
Anterior Horn Cells
9 Citations (Scopus)

Impaired recruitment of neuroprotective microglia and T cells during acute neuronal injury coincides with increased neuronal vulnerability in an amyotrophic lateral sclerosis model

Kawamura, M. F., Yamasaki, R., Kawamura, N., Tateishi, T., Nagara, Y., Matsushita, T., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J-I., Apr 1 2012, In : Experimental Neurology. 234, 2, p. 437-445 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Microglia
T-Lymphocytes
Wounds and Injuries
Axotomy
3 Citations (Scopus)

Improving treatment times for patients with in-hospital stroke using a standardized protocol

Koge, J., Matsumoto, S., Nakahara, I., Ishii, A., Hatano, T., Sadamasa, N., Kai, Y., Ando, M., Saka, M., Chihara, H., Takita, W., Tokunaga, K., Kamata, T., Nishi, H., Hashimoto, T., Tsujimoto, A., Kira, J. I. & Nagata, I., Oct 15 2017, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 381, p. 68-73 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stroke
Neuroimaging
Therapeutics
Intracranial Hemorrhages
Clinical Protocols
7 Citations (Scopus)

Induction of paranodal myelin detachment and sodium channel loss in vivo by Campylobacter jejuni DNA-binding protein from starved cells (C-Dps) in myelinated nerve fibers

Piao, H., Minohara, M., Kawamura, N., Li, W., Mizunoe, Y., Umehara, F., Goto, Y., Kusunoki, S., Matsushita, T., Ikenaka, K., Maejima, T., Nabekura, J. I., Yamasaki, R. & Kira, J. I., Jan 15 2010, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 288, 1-2, p. 54-62 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfoglycosphingolipids
Myelinated Nerve Fibers
Campylobacter jejuni
Sodium Channels
DNA-Binding Proteins
21 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of HLA-DRB1 alleles on the susceptibility and resistance to multiple sclerosis in Japanese patients with respect to anti-aquaporin 4 antibody status

Isobe, N., Matsushita, T., Yamasaki, R., Ramagopalan, S. V., Kawano, Y., Nishimura, Y., Ebers, G. C. & Kira, J., Feb 1 2010, In : Multiple Sclerosis. 16, 2, p. 147-155 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aquaporin 4
HLA Antigens
Multiple Sclerosis
Alleles
Antibodies