Kazumasa Uehara

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Kazumasa Uehara
National Institutes of Natural Sciences
National Institute for Physiological Sciences
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Academic & Professional Experience

Aug 2016
Jun 2018
Arizona State University
Apr 2013
Mar 2014
Department of Sport and Exercise Science, The University of Auckland

Awards & Honors

Fellowship Award, International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology (IFCN)

Published Papers

Distinct roles of brain activity and somatotopic representation in pathophysiology of focal dystonia
Kazumasa Uehara, Shinichi Furuya, Hidemi Numazawa, Kahori Kita, Takashi Sakamoto, Takashi Hanakawa
Human Brain Mapping   40 1738-1749   2019   [Refereed]
Probing sensory-motor integration during musical performance
Furuya S*, Furukawa Y*, Uehara K, Oku T (※ equal contribution to this work)
Annals of the New York Academy of Science      2018   [Refereed]
Aberrant cortical excitability explains the loss of hand dexterity in musician’s dystonia
Furuya S*, Uehara K*, Sakamoto T, Hanakawa T (※ equal contribution to this work)
The Journal of Physiology   596 2397-2411   2018   [Refereed]
Furukawa Y, Uehara K, Furuya S
Neuroscience Letters   650 97-102   2017   [Refereed]
Kubota S, Hirano M, Morishita T, Uehara K, Funase K
Neuroreport   26 249-253   2015   [Refereed]
Uehara K, Coxon JP, Byblow WD
PLoS ONE   10 e0122434   2015   [Refereed]
Tanaka M, Kubota S, Onmyoji Y, Hirano M, Uehara K, Morishita T, Funase K
Neuroscience Letters   600 1-5   2015   [Refereed]
Li ML*, Uehara K*, Hanakawa T (※ equal contribution to this work)
Frontiers in celluer neuroscience   9 181   2015   [Refereed]
Uehara K, Morishta T, Kubota S, Hirano M, Funase K
Journal of Neurophysiology   111 17-25   2014   [Refereed]
Kubota S, Uehara K, Morishita T, Hirano M, Funase K
Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology   24 46-51   2014   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

On the causal role of cortical beta oscillation for voluntary force control using rhythmic TMS
20. Uehara K, Fine J, Santello M
Society for Neuroscience (Nano-symposium)   Nov 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

Difference of phase-dependency between ipsi- and contralateral primary motor cortex excitability during a unilateral finger phasic movement
Project Year: Jun 2011       Investigator(s): Kazumasa Uehara