Welcome to myGuide. This is my personal niche in the web, which I regularly update with information about my research endeavors. I study the brain, and currently am looking into brain networks and how aging affects it. You can visit the About Me page to know a bit more about me.
February 6, 2018 – Our paper in Journal of Neurology on the relationship between cognitive deficits in PD and functional connectivity entitled “Distinct manifestation of cognitive deficits associate with different resting-state network disruptions in non-demented patients with Parkinson’s disease” is now available online.
February 6, 2018 – The uncorrected proof of our paper in World Neurosurgery on Moyamoya disease and functional connectivity entitled “Default Mode Network Changes in Moyamoya Disease Before and After Bypass Surgery ∼Preliminary Report∼” is now available online.
January 9, 2018 – Our paper in PlosOne entitled “Severe hyposmia and aberrant functional connectivity in cognitively normal Parkinson’s disease” is now available online.
January 9, 2018 – Happy new year to everyone!
December 12, 2017 – The final version of our paper in Neuroimage entitled “An unbiased data-driven age-related structural brain parcellation for the identification of intrinsic brain volume changes over the adult lifespan” is now available online.
December 2, 2017 – The final version of our paper in Clinical Neurophysiology entitled “Detecting sub-second changes in brain activation patterns during interictal epileptic spike using simultaneous EEG-fMRI” is now available online.
November 30 – December 1, 2017 – Attended Real-time Functional Imaging and Neurofeedback (rtFIN2017) conference in Nara, Japan and presented a poster entitled “Use of a small humanoid robot as a neurofeedback system for motor imagery tasks”
August 22 -23, 2017 – Attended BrainConnects2017 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and gave a presentation entitled “Application of Real Time Functional MRI for Motor Imagery Task Training”
July 20 – 23, 2017 – Attended the 40th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society in Makuhari, Chiba, Japan and presented a poster entitled “Using multimodal neuroimaging to detect sub-second activation dynamics: A simultaneous EEG-fMRI study”
May 16, 2017 – Our paper on the “Structural MRI correlates of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis progression ” is now available online. Here’s the DOI link: 10.1136/jnnp-2016-314337
November 23, 2016 – Our paper on the “Involvement of the caudate nucleus head and its networks in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-frontotemporal dementia continuum” is now available online. Here’s the DOI link: 10.1080/21678421.2016.1211151
September 23, 2016 – Gave a focused lecture entitled “Examining functional connectivity changes in the diseased brain using resting state fMRI: Methods and applications” at BrainConnects2016 in Taichung, Taiwan
July 20, 2016 – Presented “Sub-second activation dynamics of the oddball task: A simultaneous EEG-fMRI study” at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society (Neuroscience 2016) in Yokohama, Japan
July 20 – 22, 2016 – Attending the 39th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society (Neuroscience 2016) in Yokohama, Japan
June 30, 2016 – Presented “Detecting subsecond activation changes during interictal epileptic spike using simultaneous EEG-fMRI” at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping in Geneva, Switzerland
June 26 – 30, 2016 – Attended the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping in Geneva, Switzerland
June 24, 2016 – Gave a special lecture entitled “Neuroimaging as a tool for detecting, characterizing and managing pain” at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association for the Study of Pain in Sapporo, Japan.
May 19, 2016 – Gave a talk entitled “Novel neuroimaging approaches for exploring cerebral functional and anatomical connectivity” at the 57th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neurology in Kobe, Japan.
Recent Blog Posts
- DTI analysis: An outline (8/20/2015)
- Real-time functional MRI related papers (8/2/2015)
- VIM commands (1/21/2015)
- Generate your own “research wordle” (5/13/2012)
- Time series-based bifurcation analysis (2/26/2012)
- Splitting 4D Nifti file into a series of 3D files in Matlab (11/12/2011)
- Looking at how the brain works in real-time (11/6/2011)
- When the virtual world merges with the real one (11/3/2011)
- Creating a backup SVN repository (10/23/2011)
- Correlation coefficient (8/26/2011)