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Juntendo University
Job title
Associate Professor
M.D., Ph.D.(Juntendo University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Jan 2013
Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Juntendo University
Apr 2007
Dec 2012
Assistant professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Juntendo University
May 1997
Mar 2007
Research associate, Department of Neurosurgery, Juntendo University


Apr 1991
Mar 1997
School of Medicine, Jutendo University

Awards & Honors

Nov 2017
Shunt treatment for possible idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus improves patient outcome in a manner that outperforms age-associated surgical risks, encouragement award, Japan Society for Dementia Research
Apr 2015
Elucidation of the mechanism of congenital hydrocephalus development by embryonic H-Tx rats, Grant-in-Aid for General Research on the Japan Neuroscience Foundation, the Japan Neuroscience Foundation
Jun 2014
Leucine-rich α2 -glycoprotein overexpression in the brain contributes to memory impairment., Japan Geriatrics Medical Association Novartis Award for Geriatrics Research and Geriatricsl Research Foundation, Japanese Geriatrics Society
Oct 2013
Accelerated cerebrospinal fluid turnover lowers amyloid β dimer concentration in iNPH, The 72nd General Assembly Chairman's Award of the Japan Neurosurgical Society, Japan Neurosurgical Society
Oct 2009
Electrophysiological examination of hippocampal neuronogenesis induced by epilepsy, Japan Epilepsy Society Excellence Poster Award, Japan Epilepsy Society

Published Papers

Iimura Y, Sugano H, Nakajima M, Higo T, Suzuki H, Mitsuhashi T, Ueda T, Karagiozov K, Igarashi A, Otsubo H, Arai H
Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology   130(9) 1499-1501   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Goto M, Kamatgata K, Saito A, Abe O, Motoi Y, Miyajima M, Nakajima M
Acta radiologica (Stockholm, Sweden : 1987)   284185119855735   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Takahashi R, Ishii K, Tokuda T, Nakajima M, Okada T, SINPHONI-2 Investigators.
Neuroradiology   61(1) 37-42   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Nakajima M, Hara T, Miyajima M, Akiba C, Kawamura K, Sugano H, Tange Y, Shimoji K, Karagiozov K, Arai H
World neurosurgery   126 96-98   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Suzuki H, Sugano H, Nakajima M, Higo T, Iimura Y, Mitsuhashi T, Fusegi K, Kakita A, Otsubo H, Arai H
Epileptic disorders : international epilepsy journal with videotape   21(3) 252-264   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Saito A, Kamagata K, Ueda R, Nakazawa M, Andica C, Irie R, Nakajima M, Miyajima M, Hori M, Tanaka F, Arai H, Aoki S
Journal of neuroradiology = Journal de neuroradiologie      Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Nishioka K, Suzuki M, Nakajima M, Hara T, Iseki M, Hattori N
Journal of neurology   266(3) 717-725   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Nakajima M, Miyajima M, Akiba C, Ogino I, Kawamura K, Sugano H, Hara T, Tange Y, Fusegi K, Karagiozov K, Arai H
Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.)   16(1) E29-E31   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Nakajima M, Kuriyama N, Miyajima M, Ogino I, Akiba C, Kawamura K, Kurosawa M, Watanabe Y, Fukushima W, Mori E, Kato T, Sugano H, Tange Y, Karagiozov K, Arai H
Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD   68(2) 735-744   2019   [Refereed]
Murakami Y, Matsumoto Y, Hoshi K, Ito H, Fuwa TJ, Yamaguchi Y, Nakajima M, Miyajima M, Arai H, Nollet K, Kato N, Nishikata R, Kuroda N, Honda T, Sakuma J, Saito K, Hashimoto Y
Journal of biochemistry   164(3) 205-213   Sep 2018   [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Hajime Arai
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): MADOKA NAKAJIMA
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: International collaborative research accelerating fund
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): MADOKA NAKAJIMA
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): MADOKA NAKAJIMA
Is it possible to induce neuronal cell death to attenuate the activity, the new born neurons that acquire epileptogenic?
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): MADOKA NAKAJIMA
Dentate neurogenesis and neural maturation in animal models of epilepsy
Ministry of education: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): MADOKA NAKAJIMA