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[Genetic factors in multiple sclerosis and neuromyelitis optica]

Sato, S. & Kira, J. I., Nov 1 2014, In : Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine. 72, 11, p. 1918-1923 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuromyelitis Optica
Multiple Sclerosis
Disease Resistance
Genome-Wide Association Study
Major Histocompatibility Complex
6 Citations (Scopus)

A case of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis associated with Epstein-Barr virus reactivation during infliximab therapy

Ueda, M., Tateishi, T., Shigeto, H., Yamasaki, R., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Jul 2010, In : Clinical Neurology. 50, 7, p. 461-466 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
Epstein-Barr Virus Infections
Progressive Bulbar Palsy
Human Herpesvirus 4
Ataxia
2 Citations (Scopus)

A case of adult-onset reducing body myopathy presenting a novel clinical feature, asymmetrical involvement of the sternocleidomastoid and trapezius muscles

Fujii, T., Hayashi, S., Kawamura, N., Higuchi, M. A., Tsugawa, J., Ohyagi, Y., Hayashi, Y. K., Nishino, I. & Kira, J. I., Aug 15 2014, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 343, 1-2, p. 206-210 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Superficial Back Muscles
Muscular Diseases
Muscles
Atrophy
Mutation
3 Citations (Scopus)

A case of anti-Hu antibody- and anti-GluRε2 antibody-positive paraneoplastic neurological syndrome presenting with limbic encephalitis and peripheral neuropathy

Samejima, S., Tateishi, T., Arahata, H., Shigeto, H., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Jul 2010, In : Clinical Neurology. 50, 7, p. 467-472 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Limbic Encephalitis
Paraneoplastic Syndromes
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Anti-Idiotypic Antibodies
Extremities
3 Citations (Scopus)

A case of anti-neurofascin 155 antibody-positive combined central and peripheral demyelination successfully treated with plasma exchange

Shimizu, M., Koda, T., Nakatsuji, Y., Ogata, H., Kira, J. I. & Mochizuki, H., Jan 1 2017, In : Clinical Neurology. 57, 1, p. 41-44 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
Plasma Exchange
Demyelinating Diseases
Cerebrospinal Fluid
Anti-Idiotypic Antibodies
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of Borrelia brainstem encephalitis presenting with severe dysphagia

Kawano, Y., Shigeto, H., Shiraishi, Y., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J-I., Jan 1 2010, In : Clinical Neurology. 50, 4, p. 265-267 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Borrelia
Encephalitis
Deglutition Disorders
Brain Stem
Diplopia
2 Citations (Scopus)

A case of central pontine myelinolysis caused by hypophosphatemia secondary to refeeding syndrome

Yamashita, C., Shigeto, H., Maeda, N., Torii, T., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2015, In : Case Reports in Neurology. 7, 3, p. 196-203 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Refeeding Syndrome
Central Pontine Myelinolysis
Hypophosphatemia
Hyponatremia
Serum
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis mimicking the clinical phenotype of mitochondrial disease with a novel frame-shift mutation (c. 43-44 delGG) in CYP27A1 gene exon 1

Koge, J., Hayashi, S., Yamaguchi, H., Tateishi, T., Murai, H. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2016, In : Clinical Neurology. 56, 10, p. 667-671 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis
Mitochondrial Diseases
Frameshift Mutation
MERRF Syndrome
Cholestanol
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of chronic progressive motor-dominant multiple mononeuritis associated with primary Sjögren's syndrome

Saitoh, B. Y., Hayashi, S., Kamada, T., Murai, H., Omoto, M. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2015, In : Clinical Neurology. 55, 10, p. 753-758 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mononeuropathies
Oligoclonal Bands
Leg
Paresthesia
Immunoglobulin G
26 Citations (Scopus)

A case of hereditary diffuse leukoencephalopathy with axonal spheroids caused by a de novo mutation in CSF1R masquerading as primary progressive multiple sclerosis

Saitoh, B. Y., Yamasaki, R., Hayashi, S., Yoshimura, S., Tateishi, T., Ohyagi, Y., Murai, H., Iwaki, T., Yoshida, K. & Kira, J. I., Sep 2013, In : Multiple Sclerosis Journal. 19, 10, p. 1367-1370 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colony-Stimulating Factor Receptors
Chronic Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor
Neurologic Gait Disorders
Dysarthria
16 Citations (Scopus)

A case of immune-mediated encephalopathy showing refractory epilepsy and extensive brain MRI lesions associated with anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibody

Kobayakawa, Y., Tateishi, T., Kawamura, N., Doi, H., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Feb 2010, In : Clinical Neurology. 50, 2, p. 92-97 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glutamate Decarboxylase
Brain Diseases
Epilepsy
Antibodies
Brain
4 Citations (Scopus)

A case of medulla oblongata compression by tortuous vertebral arteries presenting with spastic quadriplegia

Kamada, T., Tateishi, T., Yamashita, T., Nagata, S., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2013, In : Clinical Neurology. 53, 5, p. 356-361 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medulla Oblongata
Quadriplegia
Vertebral Artery
Spastic Paraparesis
Lower Extremity
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of mononeuropathy multiplex associated with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura

Nakamura, N., Shigeto, H., Isobe, N., Tanaka, M., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Jul 2010, In : Clinical Neurology. 50, 7, p. 482-484 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mononeuropathies
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
Paresthesia
Ulnar Nerve
Platelet Count
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of multiple system atrophy-parkinsonian type with stuttering- and palilalia-like dysfluencies and putaminal atrophy

Kikuchi, Y., Umezaki, T., Uehara, T., Yamaguchi, H., Yamashita, K., Hiwatashi, A., Sawatsubashi, M., Adachi, K., Yamaguchi, Y., Murakami, D., Kira, J. I. & Nakagawa, T., Sep 2018, In : Journal of Fluency Disorders. 57, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple System Atrophy
Stuttering
Atrophy
deficit
Putamen
2 Citations (Scopus)

A case of myositis associated with clonal expansion of γδ T cells in peripheral blood and bone marrow

Yamashita, T., Ochi, H., Ishizu, N., Ohyagi, Y., Kira, J. I., Mori, Y., Arahata, S. & Ohshima, K., Jan 1 2012, In : Clinical Neurology. 52, 4, p. 227-233 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myositis
Bone Marrow
T-Lymphocytes
Muscle Weakness
Muscles
8 Citations (Scopus)

A case of neuromyelitis optica harboring both anti-aquaporin-4 antibodies and a pathogenic mitochondrial DNA mutation for Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy

Shiraishi, W., Hayashi, S., Kamada, T., Isobe, N., Yamasaki, R., Murai, H., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Feb 1 2014, In : Multiple Sclerosis. 20, 2, p. 258-260 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leber's Hereditary Optic Atrophy
Aquaporin 4
Neuromyelitis Optica
Optic Nerve
Mitochondrial DNA
3 Citations (Scopus)

A case of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder associated with a limited cutaneous systemic sclerosis and Sjögren syndrome

Iwanaga, Y., Hayashi, S., Kawamura, N., Ohyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Sep 1 2013, In : Clinical Neurology. 53, 9, p. 695-700 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuromyelitis Optica
Systemic Scleroderma
Skin
Paraparesis
Lower Extremity
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of non-convulsive status epilepticus after influenza virus B infection

Une, H., Uehara, T., Tateishi, T., Shigetou, H., Oyagi, Y. & Kira, J. I., Mar 2014, In : Clinical Neurology. 54, 3, p. 227-230 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Status Epilepticus
Virus Diseases
Orthomyxoviridae
Consciousness
etiracetam
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of paroxysmal sympathetic storm after acute disseminated encephalomyelitis and hypoxic encephalopathy responding to clonidine hydrochloride

Shimmura, M., Kawamura, N., Tateishi, T., Shigeto, H., Murai, H. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2016, In : Clinical Neurology. 56, 2, p. 108-111 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
Brain Hypoxia
Clonidine
Decerebrate State
Tachypnea

A case of primary central nervous system vasculitis diagnosed by second brain biopsy and treated successfully

Mizuno, Y., Shigeto, H., Yamada, T., Maeda, N., Suzuki, S. O. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2016, In : Clinical Neurology. 56, 3, p. 186-190 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Central Nervous System Vasculitis
Biopsy
Brain
Frontal Lobe
Diplopia
3 Citations (Scopus)
MELAS Syndrome
Rhabdomyolysis
Status Epilepticus
Stroke
Occipital Lobe
2 Citations (Scopus)

A case of sensory ataxic neuropathy, dysarthria, and ophthalmoparesis with multiple mitochondrial DNA deletions

Tanaka, K., Tateishi, T., Kawamura, N., Ohyagi, Y., Urata, M. & Kira, J. I., Mar 1 2013, In : Clinical Neurology. 53, 3, p. 205-211 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Muscle Weakness
Mitochondrial DNA
Exons
Lactic Acid
Sural Nerve

A case of stiff-person syndrome due to secondary adrenal insufficiency

Mizuno, Y., Yamaguchi, H., Uehara, T., Yamashita, K., Yamasaki, R. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2017, In : Clinical Neurology. 57, 6, p. 298-302 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stiff-Person Syndrome
Adrenal Insufficiency
Contracture
Hypopituitarism
Muscles

A case of superficial siderosis ameliorated after closure of dural deficit detected by MRI-CISS (constructive interference in steady state) imaging

Sakoda, A., Yamashita, K. I., Hayashida, M., Iwamoto, Y., Yamasaki, R. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2017, In : Clinical Neurology. 57, 4, p. 180-183 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Siderosis
Dizziness
Ataxia
Headache
Cerebrospinal Fluid
3 Citations (Scopus)

A case of synovitis, acne, pustulosis, hyperostosis, and osteitis (SAPHO) syndrome presenting with hypertrophic pachymeningitis

Shiraishi, W., Hayashi, S., Iwanaga, Y., Murai, H., Yamamoto, A. & Kira, J. I., Feb 15 2015, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 349, 1-2, p. 229-231 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperostosis
Osteitis
Synovitis
Acne Vulgaris
Meningitis
2 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of brain magnetic resonance imaging lesions in multiple sclerosis by race with reference to disability progression

Nakamura, Y., Gaetano, L., Matsushita, T., Anna, A., Sprenger, T., Radue, E. W., Wuerfel, J., Bauer, L., Amann, M., Shinoda, K., Isobe, N., Yamasaki, R., Saida, T., Kappos, L. & Kira, J. I., Sep 5 2018, In : Journal of neuroinflammation. 15, 1, 255.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Brain
Atrophy
Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
15 Citations (Scopus)

Age-related changes across the primary and secondary somatosensory areas: An analysis of neuromagnetic oscillatory activities

Hagiwara, K., Ogata, K., Okamoto, T., Uehara, T., Hironaga, N., Shigeto, H., Kira, J. I. & Tobimatsu, S., May 2014, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 125, 5, p. 1021-1029 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Somatosensory Cortex
Magnetic Fields
Magnetoencephalography
Somatosensory Evoked Potentials
Median Nerve
10 Citations (Scopus)

Allergic inflammation leads to neuropathic pain via glial cell activation

Yamasaki, R., Fujii, T., Wang, B., Masaki, K., Kido, M. A., Yoshida, M., Matsushita, T. & Kira, J. I., Nov 23 2016, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 36, 47, p. 11929-11945 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endothelin B Receptors
Neuralgia
Neuroglia
Microglia
Inflammation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Alterations in chemokine receptor expressions on peripheral blood monocytes in multiple sclerosis and neuromyelitis optica

Cui, Y. W., Kawano, Y., Shi, N., Masaki, K., Isobe, N., Yonekawa, T., Matsushita, T., Tateishi, T., Yamasaki, R., Murai, H. & Kira, J. I., Aug 1 2013, In : Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology. 4, 2, p. 201-205 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuromyelitis Optica
Chemokine Receptors
Multiple Sclerosis
Monocytes
Prednisolone
16 Citations (Scopus)

Altered production of brain-derived neurotrophic factor by peripheral blood immune cells in multiple sclerosis

Yoshimura, S., Ochi, H., Isobe, N., Matsushita, T., Motomura, K., Matsuoka, T., Minohara, M. & Kira, J. I., Oct 1 2010, In : Multiple Sclerosis. 16, 10, p. 1178-1188 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
Multiple Sclerosis
Blood Cells
Interferon-beta
Serum
6 Citations (Scopus)

Alzheimer's disease: diagnosis by different methods of voxel-based morphometry.

Dashjamts, T., Yoshiura, T., Hiwatashi, A., Togao, O., Yamashita, K., Ohyagi, Y., Monji, A., Kamano, H., Kawashima, T., Kira, J. I. & Honda, H., Mar 2012, In : Fukuoka igaku zasshi = Hukuoka acta medica. 103, 3, p. 59-69 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alzheimer Disease
Healthy Volunteers
Gray Matter
ROC Curve
Area Under Curve
11 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of cerebral lobar microbleeds and a decreased cerebral blood flow in a memory clinic setting

Doi, H., Inamizu, S., Saito, B. Y., Murai, H., Araki, T. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2015, In : Internal Medicine. 54, 9, p. 1027-1033 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebrovascular Circulation
Occipital Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Brain
Frontal Lobe
31 Citations (Scopus)

A nationwide survey of combined central and peripheral demyelination in Japan

Ogata, H., Matsuse, D., Yamasaki, R., Kawamura, N., Matsushita, T., Yonekawa, T., Hirotani, M., Murai, H. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 87, 1, p. 29-36 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Demyelinating Diseases
Japan
Oligoclonal Bands
Visual Evoked Potentials
Peripheral Nervous System
68 Citations (Scopus)

A nationwide survey of hypertrophic pachymeningitis in Japan

Yonekawa, T., Murai, H., Utsuki, S., Matsushita, T., Masaki, K., Isobe, N., Yamasaki, R., Yoshida, M., Kusunoki, S., Sakata, K., Fujii, K. & Kira, J. I., Jul 2014, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 85, 7, p. 732-739 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meningitis
Japan
Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies
Immunoglobulin G
Surveys and Questionnaires
19 Citations (Scopus)

A nationwide survey of pediatric acquired demyelinating syndromes in Japan

Yamaguchi, Y., Torisu, H., Kira, R., Ishizaki, Y., Sakai, Y., Sanefuji, M., Ichiyama, T., Oka, A., Kishi, T., Kimura, S., Kubota, M., Takanashi, J., Takahashi, Y., Tamai, H., Natsume, J., Hamano, S., Hirabayashi, S., Maegaki, Y., Mizuguchi, M., Minagawa, K. & 4 others, Yoshikawa, H., Kira, J., Kusunoki, S. & Hara, T., Nov 8 2016, In : Neurology. 87, 19, p. 2006-2015 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Japan
Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
Neuromyelitis Optica
Pediatrics
Multiple Sclerosis
7 Citations (Scopus)

An autopsy case of the Marburg variant of multiple sclerosis (acute multiple sclerosis)

Suzuki, M., Kawasaki, H., Masaki, K., Suzuki, S. O., Terada, T., Tsuchida, T., Tokuyama, T., Kono, S., Komori, T., Baba, S., Kira, J. I. & Miyajima, H., Aug 21 2013, In : Internal Medicine. 52, 16, p. 1825-1832 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Autopsy
Fatal Outcome
Brain
Cerebrospinal Fluid
7 Citations (Scopus)

A NOTCH4 missense mutation confers resistance to multiple sclerosis in Japanese

Huang, J., Yoshimura, S., Isobe, N., Matsushita, T., Yonekawa, T., Sato, S., Yamasaki, R. & Kira, J. I., Nov 2013, In : Multiple Sclerosis Journal. 19, 13, p. 1696-1703 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuromyelitis Optica
Missense Mutation
Multiple Sclerosis
Alleles
Odds Ratio
3 Citations (Scopus)

A Novel Autoantibody against Plexin D1 in Patients with Neuropathic Pain

Fujii, T., Yamasaki, R., Iinuma, K., Tsuchimoto, D., Hayashi, Y., Saitoh, B. Y., Matsushita, T., Kido, M. A., Aishima, S., Nakanishi, H., Nakabeppu, Y. & Kira, J. I., Aug 2018, In : Annals of Neurology. 84, 2, p. 208-224 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuralgia
Autoantibodies
Spinal Ganglia
Neurons
Unmyelinated Nerve Fibers
1 Citation (Scopus)

A novel model for treatment of hypertrophic pachymeningitis

Cui, Y., Masaki, K., Zhang, X., Yamasaki, R., Fujii, T., Ogata, H., Hayashida, S., Yamaguchi, H., Hyodo, F., Eto, H., Koyama, S., Iinuma, K., Yonekawa, T., Matsushita, T., Yoshida, M., Yamada, K., Kawano, M., Malissen, M., Malissen, B. & Kira, J., Mar 2019, In : Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology. 6, 3, p. 431-444 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Transforming Growth Factors
Meningitis
irbesartan
Immunoglobulin G
B-Lymphocytes
2 Citations (Scopus)

A novel mutation in FGD4 causes Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 4H with cranial nerve involvement

Kondo, D., Shinoda, K., Yamashita, K. I., Yamasaki, R., Hashiguchi, A., Takashima, H. & Kira, J. I., Oct 2017, In : Neuromuscular Disorders. 27, 10, p. 959-961 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cranial Nerves
Muscle Weakness
Scoliosis
Bilateral Hearing Loss
Facial Muscles

Antibodies to myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein are uncommon in Japanese opticospinal multiple sclerosis

Ramanathan, S., Sato, S., Matsushita, T., Masaki, K., Yamasaki, R., Dale, R. C., Kira, J. I. & Brilot, F., Jan 1 2016, In : Multiple Sclerosis. 22, 1, p. 127-128 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myelin-Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein
Neuromyelitis Optica
Autoantibodies
Multiple Sclerosis
Young Adult
92 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-neurofascin antibody in patients with combined central and peripheral demyelination

Kawamura, N., Yamasaki, R., Yonekawa, T., Matsushita, T., Kusunoki, S., Nagayama, S., Fukuda, Y., Ogata, H., Matsuse, D., Murai, H. & Kira, J. I., Aug 20 2013, In : Neurology. 81, 8, p. 714-722 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Demyelinating Diseases
Anti-Idiotypic Antibodies
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
Antigens
Plasma Exchange
39 Citations (Scopus)

Apathy/depression, but not subjective fatigue, is related with cognitive dysfunction in patients with multiple sclerosis

Niino, M., Mifune, N., Kohriyama, T., Mori, M., Ohashi, T., Kawachi, I., Shimizu, Y., Fukaura, H., Nakashima, I., Kusunoki, S., Miyamoto, K., Yoshida, K., Kanda, T., Nomura, K., Yamamura, T., Yoshii, F., Kira, J. I., Nakane, S., Yokoyama, K., Matsui, M. & 2 others, Miyazaki, Y. & Kikuchi, S., Jan 6 2014, In : BMC neurology. 14, 1, 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apathy
Multiple Sclerosis
Fatigue
Cognition
Depression
6 Citations (Scopus)

Apomorphine Therapy for Neuronal Insulin Resistance in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer's Disease

Nakamura, N., Ohyagi, Y., Imamura, T., Yanagihara, Y. T., Iinuma, K. M., Soejima, N., Murai, H., Yamasaki, R. & Kira, J. I., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 58, 4, p. 1151-1161 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apomorphine
Insulin Resistance
Alzheimer Disease
Insulysin
Brain
8 Citations (Scopus)

A Potential VEP Biomarker for Mild Cognitive Impairment: Evidence from Selective Visual Deficit of Higher-Level Dorsal Pathway

Yamasaki, T., Horie, S., Ohyagi, Y., Tanaka, E., Nakamura, N., Goto, Y., Kanba, S., Kira, J. I., Tobimatsu, S. & Mandal, P., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 53, 2, p. 661-676 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visual Evoked Potentials
Biomarkers
Neuropsychological Tests
ROC Curve
Optic Flow
42 Citations (Scopus)

Aquaporin-4 astrocytopathy in Baló's disease

Matsuoka, T., Suzuki, S. O., Iwaki, T., Tabira, T., Ordinario, A. T. & Kira, J. I., Nov 1 2010, In : Acta neuropathologica. 120, 5, p. 651-660 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aquaporin 4
Sclerosis
Neuromyelitis Optica
Immunoglobulins
Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein
40 Citations (Scopus)

A randomized, controlled trial of fingolimod (FTY720) in Japanese patients with multiple sclerosis

Saida, T., Kikuchi, S., Itoyama, Y., Hao, Q., Kurosawa, T., Nagato, K., Tang, D., Zhang-Auberson, L. & Kira, J., Sep 2012, In : Multiple Sclerosis Journal. 18, 9, p. 1269-1277 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
Gadolinium
Safety
6 Citations (Scopus)

Association of cognitive impairment with magnetic resonance imaging findings and social activities in patients with multiple sclerosis

Niino, M., Mifune, N., Kohriyama, T., Mori, M., Ohashi, T., Kawachi, I., Shimizu, Y., Fukaura, H., Nakashima, I., Kusunoki, S., Miyamoto, K., Yoshida, K., Kanda, T., Nomura, K., Yamamura, T., Yoshii, F., Kira, J. I., Nakane, S., Yokoyama, K., Matsui, M. & 2 others, Miyazaki, Y. & Kikuchi, S., Oct 1 2014, In : Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology. 5, 3, p. 328-335 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Neuropsychological Tests
Brain Stem
Cognition
2 Citations (Scopus)

Association of decreased percentage of Vδ2+Vγ9+ γδ T cells with disease severity in multiple sclerosis

Maimaitijiang, G., Shinoda, K., Nakamura, Y., Masaki, K., Matsushita, T., Isobe, N., Yamasaki, R., Yoshikai, Y. & Kira, J. I., Apr 10 2018, In : Frontiers in Immunology. 9, APR, 748.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
T-Lymphocytes
Interferons
T-Cell Receptor Genes
T-Lymphocyte Gene Rearrangement
5 Citations (Scopus)

Asymmetrical cerebral perfusion demonstrated by noninvasive arterial spin-labeling perfusion imaging in a patient with corticobasal degeneration

Dashjamts, T., Yoshiura, T., Hiwatashi, A., Yamashita, K., Abe, K., Ohyagi, Y., Kira, J. & Honda, H., Jan 1 2010, In : Japanese Journal of Radiology. 28, 1, p. 75-78 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebrovascular Circulation
Perfusion Imaging
Regional Blood Flow
Ideomotor Apraxia
Perfusion