Tomohiko Takei

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Tomohiko Takei
Kyoto University
Hakubi Center


After studied neuroscience at Kyoto University, started electrophysiological researches in primates at the National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Japan. In 2008, obtained a Ph.D. for the study on "Cortical and spinal contributions to the voluntary control of grasping in primates". Research interests; neural control of movements (muscle synergies, feedback control).

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Program-Specific Associate Professor, Hakubi Center/ Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University
Jan 2014
Mar 2018
Postdoctoral fellow, Centre for Neuroscience Studies, Queen's University
Jan 2014
Dec 2014
Research Fellowship, Uehara Memorial Foundation
Jan 2012
Dec 2013
Section Chief, National Institute of Neuroscience
Sep 2009
Dec 2011
Staff scientist, National Institute of Neuroscience

Awards & Honors

Nov 2018
Encouragement award for research of laboratory primates, The Corporation for Production and Research of Laboratory Primates
Sep 2018
Poster presentation award, NIPS workshop "Perceptual learning and motor learning"
Feb 2018
Best research article award, National Institute of Neuroscience
Jun 2011
Best presentation award, Japanese Society for Motor Control
May 2009
Best presentation award, Japanese Society for Motor Control

Published Papers

Heming EA, Cross KP, Takei T, Cook DJ, Scott SH
eLife   8    Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Cross KP, Cluff T, Takei T, Scott SH
The Journal of neuroscience   39(34) 6751-6765   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Takei T, Crevecoeur F, Herter TM, Cross KP, Scott SH
The Journal of neuroscience      Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Takei T, Confais J, Tomatsu S, Oya T, Seki K
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)      Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Confais J, Kim G, Tomatsu S, Takei T, Seki K
The Journal of neuroscience   37(10) 2612-2626   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Yamada H, Yaguchi H, Tomatsu S, Takei T, Oya T, Seki K
PloS one   11(10) e0163948   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Herter TM, Takei T, Munoz DP, Scott SH
Frontiers in integrative neuroscience   9 29   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Scott SH, Cluff T, Lowrey CR, Takei T
Current opinion in neurobiology   33 85-94   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Yaguchi H, Takei T, Kowalski D, Suzuki T, Mabuchi K, Seki K
The Journal of neuroscience   35(17) 6937-6945   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Furusawa Y, Hanakawa T, Mukai Y, Aihara Y, Taminato T, Iawata Y, Takei T, Sakamoto T, Murata M
Parkinsonism & related disorders   21(7) 765-770   May 2015   [Refereed]


村田美穂, 古澤嘉彦, 藍原由紀, 向井洋平, 田港朝也, 滝澤歩武, 三橋佳奈, 川端康尋, 小林惠, 武井智彦, 花川隆, 坂本崇
神経変性疾患に関する調査研究 平成25年度 総括・分担研究報告書   71-74   2014
古澤嘉彦, 藍原由紀, 田港朝也, 滝澤歩武, 向井洋平, 武井智彦, 花川隆, 村田美穂
パーキンソン病・運動障害疾患コングレスプログラム・抄録集   7th 63   2013
SAITO Tsuyoshi, OGIHARA Naomichi, TAKEI Tomohiko, SEKI Kazuhiko
Mechanical Engineering Congress, Japan   2012 "G020034-1"-"G020034-4"   Sep 2012
齋藤剛, 荻原直道, 武井智彦, 関和彦
日本機械学会年次大会講演論文集(CD-ROM)   2012 ROMBUNNO.G020034   Sep 2012
関和彦, 永井義隆, 長野清一, 岡田尚巳, 石橋英俊, 中村克樹, 玉井淑貴, 武井智彦, 山田洋, 大屋知徹, 金祉希, MARTINEZ Sandra Milena Puentes, 矢口博彬, 古江秀昌, 歌大介, 関口正幸, 山本和弘, 岡田浩典, 千代智子, 本橋秀之, 山口智恵子, 泉明宏, 三輪美樹, 吉村文
精神・神経疾患研究開発費による研究報告集(2年度班・初年度班) 平成23年度   336-346   2012

Research Grants & Projects

MEXT: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2019 - 2024    Investigator(s): Tomohiko Takei
MEXT: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (Chronogenesis)
Project Year: 2019 - 2021    Investigator(s): Tomohiko Takei
The Uehara Memorial Foundation Research Grant
Project Year: Jan 2020       Investigator(s): Tomohiko Takei
Takeda Science Foundation Research Grant
Project Year: Nov 2019       Investigator(s): Tomohiko Takei
Naito Foundation Research Grant
Project Year: Oct 2018       Investigator(s): Tomohiko Takei

Committee Memberships

May 2019
Japanese society for motor control  Academic committee
Aug 2018
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience  Guest Associate Editor