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The University of Tokyo
The Institute of Medical Science Research Hospital
Job title
Associate Professor
Doctor of Medical Science(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas


Published Papers

Kunimatsu N, Kunimatsu A, Miura K, Mori I, Nawano S
Dento maxillo facial radiology   20180298   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Akai H, Yasaka K, Kunimatsu A, Nojima M, Inoue Y, Abe O, Ohtomo K, Kiryu S
European radiology   28(10) 4128-4133   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Benner S, Aoki Y, Watanabe T, Endo N, Abe O, Kuroda M, Kuwabara H, Kawakubo Y, Takao H, Kunimatsu A, Kasai K, Bito H, Kakeyama M, Yamasue H
Molecular psychiatry      Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Akai H, Yasaka K, Kunimatsu A, Nojima M, Kokudo T, Kokudo N, Hasegawa K, Abe O, Ohtomo K, Kiryu S
Diagnostic and interventional imaging   99(10) 643-651   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Tatekawa H, Sakamoto S, Hori M, Kaichi Y, Kunimatsu A, Akazawa K, Miyasaka T, Oba H, Okubo T, Hasuo K, Yamada K, Taoka T, Doishita S, Shimono T, Miki Y
AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology   39(7) 1239-1247   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Kamiya K, Okada N, Sawada K, Watanabe Y, Irie R, Hanaoka S, Suzuki Y, Koike S, Mori H, Kunimatsu A, Hori M, Aoki S, Kasai K, Abe O
NMR in biomedicine   31(7) e3938   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Kunimatsu A, Kunimatsu N, Yasaka K, Akai H, Kamiya K, Watadani T, Mori H, Abe O
Magnetic resonance in medical sciences : MRMS : an official journal of Japan Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine   18(1) 44-52   May 2018   [Refereed]
Yasaka K, Akai H, Kunimatsu A, Abe O, Kiryu S
European radiology      May 2018   [Refereed]
Yasaka K, Akai H, Kunimatsu A, Abe O, Kiryu S
Radiology   287(1) 146-155   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Yasaka K, Akai H, Kunimatsu A, Kiryu S, Abe O
Japanese journal of radiology   36(4) 257-272   Apr 2018   [Refereed]


Natsuko Kunimatsu, Akira Kunimatsu, Yoshihiro Uchida, Sachiko Inano, Shigeru Nawano
Kitakanto Medical Journal   67 213-220   Jan 2017
Background: Mammographic dense breast or high background parenchymal enhancement (BPE) in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) hinders diagnostic accuracy for breast tumor detection. We retrospectively investigated relationship between BPE on MRI and ...
Natsuko Kunimatsu, Akira Kunimatsu, Miyako Morooka, Masaaki Akahane
Kitakanto Medical Journal   59 123-129   May 2009
Background & Aims: Evaluation of the extent of breast cancer lesions is important for selecting the appropriate surgical procedure or to determine the surgical margin. We aimed to assess the diagnostic accuracy of nipple-centered radiate multiplan...
Assessment of early diffusion changes in Wallerian degeneration with three-dimensional fiber tractography
Proceedings of 12th ISMRM scientific meeting and exhibition      2004
Anisotropic diffusion changes on the corticospinal tract affected in cerebral infarction: a quantitative analysis using diffusion tensor 3D white matter tractography
Proceedings of 11th ISMRM scientific meeting and exhibition      2003
Neuro-Behçet's disease - assessment with isotropic diffusion-weighted imaging
Proceedings of 9th ISMRM scientific meeting and exhibition      2001

Research Grants & Projects

Clinical Application of Diffusion-Tensor MR Imaging