Yasumasa Okamoto

Last Updated :2022/06/30

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Medicine), Professor
E-mail
oyhiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 1989/06/01, 1990/06/30, Hiroshima University, Medical Hospital, Clinical Resident
  • 1990/07/01, 1991/03/31, Hiroshima City Hospital
  • 1995/04/01, 1999/03/31, National Hospital Organization Kure Medical Center
  • 1999/04/01, 2001/11/30, Hiroshima University, Medical Hospital, Research Associate
  • 2001/12/01, 2002/03/31, Hiroshima University, Faculty of Medicine, Lecturer
  • 2002/04/01, 2012/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Lecturer
  • 2012/04/01, 2017/12/31, Hiroshima University, Institute of Biomedical & Health Sciences, Associate Professor
  • 2018/01/01, 2019/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Biomedical & Health Sciences, Professor
  • 2019/04/01, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Biomedical & Health Sciences, Professor

Educational Backgrounds

  • Hiroshima University, Graduate School, Division of Medicine, Japan, 1991/04, 1995/03
  • Oita Medical University, Faculty of Medicine, Japan, 1983/04, 1989/03

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science, Hiroshima University

Research Fields

  • Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy;Clinical internal medicine;Psychiatric science

Research Keywords

  • bipolar disorder
  • depression
  • Mood disorder
  • neuroimaging
  • cognitive behavioral therapy

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2022, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Brain Science
  2. 2022, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Brain Science
  3. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Year, Medical Neuroscience III
  4. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice for medical research
  5. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice of Medicine I
  6. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice of Medicine II
  7. 2022, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 1Term, Introductory Seminar for First-Year Students
  8. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Psychiatry
  9. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Psychiatry
  10. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Advanced Lecture on Preventive Medicine for Evidence-based Health Guidance A
  11. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Seminar on Psychiatry and Neurosciences
  12. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Seminar on Psychiatry and Neurosciences
  13. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Research on Psychiatry and Neurosciences
  14. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Research on Psychiatry and Neurosciences
  15. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Seminar on Palliative and Supportive Care for Cancer Patients
  16. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Seminar on Palliative and Supportive Care for Cancer Patients
  17. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Palliative Care Conference
  18. 2022, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Brain Science
  19. 2022, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Brain Science
  20. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice of Medicine I
  21. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Year, Medical Neuroscience III
  22. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice for medical research
  23. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice of Medicine II
  24. 2022, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 1Term, Introductory Seminar for First-Year Students
  25. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Psychiatry
  26. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Psychiatry
  27. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Advanced Lecture on Preventive Medicine for Evidence-based Health Guidance A
  28. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Seminar on Psychiatry and Neurosciences
  29. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Seminar on Psychiatry and Neurosciences
  30. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Research on Psychiatry and Neurosciences
  31. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Research on Psychiatry and Neurosciences
  32. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Seminar on Palliative and Supportive Care for Cancer Patients
  33. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Seminar on Palliative and Supportive Care for Cancer Patients
  34. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Palliative Care Conference

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Distinctive spontaneous regional neural activity in patients with somatoform pain disorder: A preliminary resting-state fMRI study, PSYCHIATRY RESEARCH-NEUROIMAGING, 221(3), 246-248, 20140330
  2. Cognitive behavioral therapy for depression changes medial prefrontal and ventral anterior cingulate cortex activity associated with self-referential processing, SOCIAL COGNITIVE AND AFFECTIVE NEUROSCIENCE, 9(4), 487-493, 201404
  3. Psychosocial functioning is correlated with activation in the anterior cingulate cortex and left lateral prefrontal cortex during a verbal fluency task in euthymic bipolar disorder: A preliminary fMRI study, PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 68(3), 188-196, 201403
  4. Visual imagery while reading concrete and abstract Japanese kanji words: An fMRI study, NEUROSCIENCE RESEARCH, 79, 61-66, 201402
  5. The potential of SLC6A4 gene methylation analysis for the diagnosis and treatment of major depression, JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH, 53, 47-53, 201406
  6. Neural Basis of Anticipatory Anxiety Reappraisals, PLOS ONE, 9(7), 20140721
  7. Possible involvement of rumination in gray matter abnormalities in persistent symptoms of major depression: An exploratory magnetic resonance imaging voxel-based morphometry study, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 168, 229-235, 20141015
  8. Behavioral characteristics of subthreshold depression, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 168, 472-475, 20141015
  9. The dorsolateral prefrontal network is involved in pain perception in knee osteoarthritis patients, NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, 581, 109-114, 20141003
  10. Hippocampal activation during associative encoding of word pairs and its relation to symptomatic improvement in depression: A functional and volumetric MRI study, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 152, 462-467, 201401
  11. Behavioral activation can normalize neural hypoactivation in subthreshold depression during a monetary incentive delay task, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 189, 254-262, 20160101
  12. Effectiveness of group cognitive behavioral therapy for somatoform pain disorder patients in Japan: A preliminary non-case-control study, PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 69(12), 763-772, 201512
  13. Changes in the regional cerebral blood flow detected by arterial spin labeling after 6-week escitalopram treatment for major depressive disorder, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 194, 135-143, 201604
  14. Association of thalamic hyperactivity with treatment-resistant depression and poor response in early treatment for major depression: a resting-state fMRI study using fractional amplitude of low-frequency fluctuations, TRANSLATIONAL PSYCHIATRY, 6, 20160308
  15. A small number of abnormal brain connections predicts adult autism spectrum disorder, NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 7, 20160414
  16. Mechanisms of behavioral activation for late adolescents: Positive reinforcement mediate the relationship between activation and depressive symptoms from pre-treatment to post-treatment, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 204, 70-73, 20161101
  17. Toward Probabilistic Diagnosis and Understanding of Depression Based on Functional MRI Data Analysis with Logistic Group LASSO, PLOS ONE, 10(5), 20150501
  18. fMRI Study of Social Anxiety during Social Ostracism with and without Emotional Support, PLOS ONE, 10(5), 20150522
  19. Do Individuals with Alcohol Dependence Show Higher Unfairness Sensitivity? The Relationship Between Impulsivity and Unfairness Sensitivity in Alcohol-Dependent Adults, ALCOHOLISM-CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH, 39(10), 2016-2021, 201510
  20. Direct and indirect influences of childhood abuse on depression symptoms in patients with major depressive disorder, BMC PSYCHIATRY, 15, 244, 20151014
  21. Behavioral activation for late adolescents with subthreshold depression: a randomized controlled trial, EUROPEAN CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY, 25(11), 1171-1182, 201611
  22. Detailed course of depressive symptoms and risk for developing depression in late adolescents with subthreshold depression: a cohort study, NEUROPSYCHIATRIC DISEASE AND TREATMENT, 13, 25-33, 2017
  23. Cognitive behavioral therapy changes functional connectivity between medial prefrontal and anterior cingulate cortices, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 208, 610-614, 20170115
  24. Increased amygdala reactivity following early life stress: a potential resilience enhancer role, BMC PSYCHIATRY, 17, 20170118
  25. Effects of behavioural activation on the neural basis of other perspective self-referential processing in subthreshold depression: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study, PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE, 47(5), 877-888, 201704
  26. Disrupted Brain Activation and Deactivation Pattern during Semantic Verbal Fluency Task in Patients with Major Depression, NEUROPSYCHOBIOLOGY, 74(2), 69-77, 2016
  27. Strategies for Utilizing Neuroimaging Biomarkers in CNS Drug Discovery and Development: CINP/JSNP Working Group Report, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 20(4), 285-294, 20170401
  28. Regional brain functions in the resting state indicative of potential differences between depression and chronic pain, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7, 20170607
  29. The neural correlates of the metacognitive function of other perspective: a multiple regression analysis study, NEUROREPORT, 28(11), 671-676, 20170802
  30. Prediction of clinical depression scores and detection of changes in whole-brain using resting-state functional MRI data with partial least squares regression, PLOS ONE, 12(7), 20170712
  31. Patients with major depressive disorder exhibit reduced reward size coding in the striatum, PROGRESS IN NEURO-PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 79, 317-323, 20171003
  32. Multiple co-clustering based on nonparametric mixture models with heterogeneous marginal distributions, PLOS ONE, 12(10), 20171019
  33. BDNF as a possible modulator of EEG oscillatory response at the parietal cortex during visuo-tactile integration processes using a rubber hand, NEUROSCIENCE RESEARCH, 124, 16-24, 201711
  34. Resting-State Functional Connectivity-Based Biomarkers and Functional MRI-Based Neurofeedback for Psychiatric Disorders: A Challenge for Developing Theranostic Biomarkers, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 20(10), 769-781, 201710
  35. Functional alterations of Postcentral gyrus Modulated by angry Facial expressions during intraoral Tactile stimuli in Patients with Burning Mouth syndrome: a Functional Magnetic resonance imaging study, FRONTIERS IN PSYCHIATRY, 8, 20171106
  36. Effects of behavioral activation on default mode network connectivity in subthreshold depression: A preliminary resting-state fMRI study, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 227, 156-163, 201802
  37. A genome-wide association study identifies two novel susceptibility loci and trans population polygenicity associated with bipolar disorder, MOLECULAR PSYCHIATRY, 23(3), 639-647, 201803
  38. Changes in resting-state brain networks after cognitive-behavioral therapy for chronic pain, PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE, 48(7), 1148-1156, 201805
  39. Optimising first- and second-line treatment strategies for untreated major depressive disorder - the SUN D study: a pragmatic, multi-centre, assessor-blinded randomised controlled trial, BMC MEDICINE, 16, 20180711
  40. Effects of behavioural activation on the neural circuit related to intrinsic motivation, BJPSYCH OPEN, 4(5), 317-323, 201809
  41. Reduced activation of posterior cingulate cortex during imagery in subjects with high degrees of alexithymia: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study, BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 57(9), 982-990, 20050501
  42. Visual emotional stimuli modulation of auditory sensory gating studied by magnetic P50 suppression, EUROPEAN ARCHIVES OF PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCE, 255(2), 99-103, 200504
  43. Enhanced reactivity and delayed recovery of sensorimotor cortex in the novelty seeking personality, NEUROPSYCHOBIOLOGY, 54(4), 215-225, 200704
  44. Brain mechanism of reward prediction under predictable and unpredictable environmental dynamics, NEURAL NETWORKS, 19(8), 1233-1241, 200610
  45. Decreased levels of whole blood glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) in remitted patients with mood disorders, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 9(5), 607-612, 20061001
  46. Anticipation of affective image modulates visual evoked magnetic fields (VEF), EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 175(3), 536-543, 20061118
  47. Anticipation of affective images and event-related desynchronization (ERD) of alpha activity: An MEG study, BRAIN RESEARCH, 1151, 134-141, 20070602
  48. Attenuated anterior cingulate activation during a verbal fluency task in elderly patients with a history of multiple-episode depression, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY, 15(7), 594-603, 200707
  49. Serotonin Differentially Regulates Short- and Long-Term Prediction of Rewards in the Ventral and Dorsal Striatum, PLOS ONE, 2(12), 20071219
  50. Anterior cingulate cortex modulates preparatory activation during certain anticipation of negative picture, NEUROPSYCHOLOGIA, 46(1), 102-110, 2008
  51. No differences are seen in the regional cerebral blood flow in the restricting type of anorexia nervosa compared with the binge eating/purging type, PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 62(1), 26-33, 20080213
  52. Low-serotonin levels increase delayed reward discounting in humans, JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 28(17), 4528-4532, 20080423
  53. Decreased ventral anterior cingulate cortex activity is associated with reduced social pain during emotional support, SOCIAL NEUROSCIENCE, 4(5), 443-454, 20090908
  54. Attenuated prefrontal activation during a verbal fluency task in remitted major depression, PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 63(3), 423-425, 20090514
  55. Self-referential processing of negative stimuli within the ventral anterior cingulate gyrus and right amygdala, BRAIN AND COGNITION, 69(1), 218-225, 200902
  56. Neural correlates of associative memory: The effects of negative emotion, NEUROSCIENCE RESEARCH, 64(1), 50-55, 200905
  57. Even very low but sustained lithium intake can prevent suicide in the general population?, MEDICAL HYPOTHESES, 73(5), 811-812, 200911
  58. Serotonin Affects Association of Aversive Outcomes to Past Actions, JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 29(50), 15669-15674, 20091216
  59. Effects of behavioral activation program without psychotropic medication treatment for depression in late adolescence: case report, NEUROPSYCHIATRIC DISEASE AND TREATMENT, 14, 2159-2164, 20180827
  60. Psychosocial functioning in patients with treatment-resistant depression after group cognitive behavioral therapy, BMC PSYCHIATRY, 10(22), 20100316
  61. Brain activation during the perception of distorted body images in eating disorders, PSYCHIATRY RESEARCH-NEUROIMAGING, 181(3), 183-192, 20100330
  62. Neural processing of negative word stimuli concerning body image in patients with eating disorders: An fMRI study, NEUROIMAGE, 50(3), 1333-1339, 20100415
  63. Rostral anterior cingulate cortex activity mediates the relationship between the depressive symptoms and the medial prefrontal cortex activity, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 122(1-2), 76-85, 201004
  64. Sadness enhances the experience of pain via neural activation in the anterior cingulate cortex and amygdala: An fMRI study, NEUROIMAGE, 50(3), 1194-1201, 20100415
  65. Does low self-esteem enhance social pain? The relationship between trait self-esteem and anterior cingulate cortex activation induced by ostracism, SOCIAL COGNITIVE AND AFFECTIVE NEUROSCIENCE, 5(4), 385-391, 201012
  66. Current status of research on cognitive therapy/cognitive behavior therapy in Japan, PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 65(2), 121-129, 20110317
  67. Modulation of default-mode network activity by acute tryptophan depletion is associated with mood change: A resting state functional magnetic resonance imaging study, NEUROSCIENCE RESEARCH, 69(2), 129-134, 201102
  68. Personality traits and the amplitude of spontaneous low-frequency oscillations during resting state, NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, 492(2), 109-113, 20110401
  69. Should the dose of contrast medium be determined solely on the basis of body weight regardless of the patient's sex?, JAPANESE JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, 29(5), 330-334, 20110630
  70. Inter-individual discount factor differences in reward prediction are topographically associated with caudate activation, EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 212(4), 593-601, 201108
  71. DNA Methylation Profiles of the Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) Gene as a Potent Diagnostic Biomarker in Major Depression, PLOS ONE, 6(8), 20110830
  72. The Effect of Negative and Positive Emotionality on Associative Memory: An fMRI Study, PLOS ONE, 6(9), 20110914
  73. Neural and Personality Correlates of Individual Differences Related to the Effects of Acute Tryptophan Depletion on Future Reward Evaluation, NEUROPSYCHOBIOLOGY, 65(2), 55-64, 2012
  74. Brain activation during the perception of stressful word stimuli concerning interpersonal relationships in anorexia nervosa patients with high degrees of alexithymia in an fMRI paradigm, PSYCHIATRY RESEARCH-NEUROIMAGING, 201(2), 113-119, 20120228
  75. Mood dysregulation and stabilization: perspectives from emotional cognitive neuroscience, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 15(5), 681-694, 201206
  76. Sadness Enhances the Experience of Pain and Affects Pain-Evoked Cortical Activities: An MEG Study, JOURNAL OF PAIN, 13(7), 628-635, 201207
  77. Sex Differences in Neural Activation to Ambiguous Facial Expression in Happy and Sad Context, PERCEPTUAL AND MOTOR SKILLS, 115(2), 349-359, 201210
  78. Effects of depression on reward-based decision making and variability of action in probabilistic learning, JOURNAL OF BEHAVIOR THERAPY AND EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHIATRY, 43(4), 1088-1094, 201212
  79. Distinctive neural responses to pain stimuli during induced sadness in patients with somatoform pain disorder: An fMRI study, NEUROIMAGE-CLINICAL, 2, 782-789, 2013
  80. Automatic and Intentional Brain Responses during Evaluation of Face Approachability: Correlations with Trait Anxiety, NEUROPSYCHOBIOLOGY, 68(3), 156-167, 2013
  81. The degree of early life stress predicts decreased medial prefrontal activations and the shift from internally to externally guided decision making: an exploratory NIRS study during resting state and self-oriented task, FRONTIERS IN HUMAN NEUROSCIENCE, 7(339), 20130703
  82. Enduring effects of a 5-week behavioral activation program for subthreshold depression among late adolescents: an exploratory randomized controlled trial, NEUROPSYCHIATRIC DISEASE AND TREATMENT, 14, 2633-2641, 20181009
  83. Altered Gamma-Band Activity as a Potential Biomarker for the Recurrence of Major Depressive Disorder, FRONTIERS IN PSYCHIATRY, 9, 20181212
  84. A prediction model of working memory across health and psychiatric disease using whole-brain functional connectivity, ELIFE, 7, 20181210
  85. Distinctive Neuroanatomical Substrates for Depression in Bipolar Disorder versus Major Depressive Disorder, CEREBRAL CORTEX, 29(1), 202-214, 201901
  86. ★, Harmonization of resting-state functional MRI data across multiple imaging sites via the separation of site differences into sampling bias and measurement bias, PLOS BIOLOGY, 17(4), 201904
  87. Identification of depression subtypes and relevant brain regions using a data-driven approach, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 8, 20180920
  88. Shared preventive factors associated with relapse after a response to electroconvulsive therapy in four major psychiatric disorders, PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 73(8), 494-500, 201908
  89. Predicting Ventral Striatal Activation During Reward Anticipation From Functional Connectivity at Rest, FRONTIERS IN HUMAN NEUROSCIENCE, 13, 20190827
  90. ★, Role of coping with negative emotions in cognitive behavioral therapy for persistent somatoform pain disorder: Is it more important than pain catastrophizing?, PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 73(9), 560-565, 201909
  91. Combined brain-derived neurotrophic factor with extinction training alleviate impaired fear extinction in an animal model of post-traumatic stress disorder, GENES BRAIN AND BEHAVIOR, 18(7), 201909
  92. White matter microstructural alterations across four major psychiatric disorders: mega-analysis study in 2937 individuals, MOLECULAR PSYCHIATRY, 25(4), 883-895, 20200401
  93. Importance of the Habenula for Avoidance Learning Including Contextual Cues in the Human Brain: A Preliminary fMRI Study, FRONTIERS IN HUMAN NEUROSCIENCE, 14, 20200512
  94. Antidepressive effect of left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex neurofeedback in patients with major depressive disorder: A preliminary report, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 271, 224-227, 20200615
  95. The role of glucocorticoid receptors in the induction and prevention of hippocampal abnormalities in an animal model of posttraumatic stress disorder, PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 237(7), 2125-2137, 202007
  96. Enhancing Multi-Center Generalization of Machine Learning-Based Depression Diagnosis From Resting-State fMRI, FRONTIERS IN PSYCHIATRY, 11, 20200528
  97. Why some depressive patients perform suicidal acts and others do not, Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 73(10), 660-661, 20191001
  98. Neuroimaging studies about the relationship between negative emotions and pain, PAIN RESEARCH, 35(1), 17-23, 2020
  99. ★, Primary functional brain connections associated with melancholic major depressive disorder and modulation by antidepressants, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 10(1), 3542-3542, 20200226
  100. Kynurenic acid is a potential overlapped biomarker between diagnosis and treatment response for depression from metabolome analysis, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 10(1), 20201008
  101. Overlapping but Asymmetrical Relationships Between Schizophrenia and Autism Revealed by Brain Connectivity, SCHIZOPHRENIA BULLETIN, 46(5), 1210-1218, 20200901
  102. Generalizable brain network markers of major depressive disorder across multiple imaging sites, PLOS BIOLOGY, 18(12), 20201207
  103. White matter abnormalities and cognitive function in euthymic patients with bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder, BRAIN AND BEHAVIOR, 10(12), 20201003
  104. Altered Resting-State Connectivity with Pain-Related Expectation Regions in Female Patients with Severe Knee Osteoarthritis, JOURNAL OF PAIN RESEARCH, 13, 3227-3234, 2020
  105. Personality classification enhances blood metabolome analysis and biotyping for major depressive disorders: two-species investigation, JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 279, 20-30, 20210115
  106. Increased Matrix Metalloproteinases in Cerebrospinal Fluids of Patients With Major Depressive Disorder and Schizophrenia, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 23(11), 713-720, 202011
  107. Age-related white matter changes revealed by a whole-brain fiber-tracking method in bipolar disorder compared to major depressive disorder and healthy controls, PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES, 75(2), 46-56, 202102
  108. Chemogenetic activation of the mPFC alleviates impaired fear memory extinction in an animal model of PTSD., Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological psychiatry, 110090-110090, 20200904
  109. Publisher Correction: Primary functional brain connections associated with melancholic major depressive disorder and modulation by antidepressants., Scientific reports, 10(1), 17650-17650, 20201014
  110. Assessing recurrence of depression using a zero-inflated negative binomial model: A secondary analysis of lifelog data, PSYCHIATRY RESEARCH, 300, 20210601
  111. Common Brain Networks Between Major Depressive-Disorder Diagnosis and Symptoms of Depression That Are Validated for Independent Cohorts, FRONTIERS IN PSYCHIATRY, 12, 20210610
  112. Brain/MINDS beyond human brain MRI project: A protocol for multi-level harmonization across brain disorders throughout the lifespan, NEUROIMAGE-CLINICAL, 30, 20210516
  113. Alterations in DNA methylation rates of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in patients with schizophrenia, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY, 35(2), 67-74, 20210401
  114. Maximum Credibility Voting (MCV) An Integrative Approach for Accurate Diagnosis of Major Depressive Disorder from Clinically Readily Available Data., 1023-1032, 202012

Publications such as books

  1. 2011/09/01, Bipolar disorder, 2011, 9, Scholarly Book, Joint Translation, 日本語, 9784772413015, 117

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Bayesian estimation of personalized values from narratives during an autobiographical memory task. Personalized Value, Yokoyama S, Takagaki K, Okamoto Y., Interdisciplinary Approach, 2019/11/16, Without Invitation, Japanese, Kyoto, Japan
  2. The Contingent Negative Variation for mode switching from rest-to-task, Miyuki Kato, Naho Ichikawa, Yasumasa Okamoto, & Makoto Miyatani, 58th Annual Conference of Taiwan Psychological Association, 2019/11/02, Without Invitation, Japanese, Taiwan
  3. The role of glucocorticoid receptor in the induction and reduction of hippocampal abnormalities in an animal model of PTSD., 2018/09/07, Without Invitation, Japanese
  4. Heterogeneity of neural activities in major depressive disorder from fMRI studies, Yasumasa Okamoto, 2017/07/22, Without Invitation, English
  5. The role of serotonin in waiting for future rewards in depression, Okamoto Y, 30th CINP Worlrd congress of Neuropsychopharmacology (CINP), 2016, With Invitation, English

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. Strategic Research Program for Brain Sciences, 2015/04/01, 2016/03/31
  2. Strategic Research Program for Brain Sciences, 2015/04/01, 2016/03/31
  3. KAKENHI, 2014, 2016
  4. Strategic Research Programs for Brain Science(ACT-C), 2014/04/01, 2015/03/31
  5. Strategic Research Programs for Brain Science(ACT-C), 2014/11/05, 2015/03/31
  6. KAKENHI, 2011, 2015
  7. KAKENHI, 2012, 2014
  8. KAKENHI, A magnetoencephalographical study on psychomotor retardation in remitted patients with major depression, 2012, 2013
  9. KAKENHI, Brain imaging studies on neural basis of self reference in depression, 2009, 2011
  10. KAKENHI, Neuroimaging studies to investigate brain mechanisms of cognitive emotional interaction and the effects of abnormal interactions on psychiatric disorders, 2008, 2010
  11. KAKENHI, Brain imaging studies on neural basis of emotion and self reference, 2007, 2008
  12. KAKENHI, 2006, 2007
  13. KAKENHI, 2006, 2007
  14. KAKENHI, Neuroimaging investigation Vascular Depression, 2005, 2006
  15. KAKENHI, 2005, 2005
  16. KAKENHI, 2005, 2005
  17. KAKENHI, 2004, 2005
  18. KAKENHI, Study on Emotional Neuroplasticity in the Pathophysiology of Affective Disorders, 2002, 2004
  19. KAKENHI, 2001, 2002
  20. Strategic Research Program for Brain Sciences , 2016/04/01, 2017/03/31
  21. Strategic Research Program for Brain Sciences , 2016/04/01, 2017/03/31
  22. KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)), 2017, 2019
  23. Strategic Research Program for Brain Sciences , 2017/04/01, 2018/03/31
  24. Strategic Research Program for Brain Sciences , 2017/04/01, 2018/03/31
  25. 2017/11/27, 2019/03/31
  26. 2016/04/01, 2023/03/31
  27. 2016/04/01, 2022/03/31
  28. -, 2018/06/28, 2019/03/31
  29. -, 2018/04/01, 2019/03/31
  30. Brain Mapping by Integrated Neurotechnologies for Disease Studies , 2018/04/01, 2019/03/31
  31. Project for Brain/MINDS Beyond, 2019/04/01, 2020/03/31
  32. Health and Labour Sciences Research Grants for Comprehensive Research on Persons with Disabilities , 2019/04/01, 2020/03/31
  33. Project for Brain/MINDS Beyond, 2020/04/01, 2021/03/31
  34. 2020/11/01, 2021/03/31
  35. KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)), 2020/04/01