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Fujii, T., Takagishi, T.*, Koizumi, M., Okada, H. The Effect of Direct and Indirect Monitoring on Generosity Among Preschoolers. Scientific Reports, 5: 9025. 2015.

Hayakawa H, Samura T, Kamijo T, Sakai Y, and Aihara T. Spatial information enhanced by non-spatial information in hippocampal granule cells. Cognitive Neurodynamics 9(1) 12 2015.

Imai M , Miyazaki M, Yeung H, Hidaka S, Kantartzis K, Okada H, Kita S . Sound Symbolism Facilitates Word Learning in 14-Month-Olds PLOS One, 2015.

Ito T, Matsuda T, Shimojo S. Functional Connectivity of the Striatum in Experts of Stenography. Brain and Behavior. 5(5), e00333. 2015.

Oguchi M, Okajima M, Tanaka S, Koizumi M, Kikusui T, Ichihara N, Kato S, Kobayashi K, and Sakagami M. Double Virus Vector Infection to the Prefrontal Network of the Macaque Brain. PLoS ONE in press,2015

Okada R, Nakagawa J, Takahashi M, Kanaka N, Fukamauchi F, Watanabe K, Namatame M, Matsuda T. The deaf phonological representations in visually presented verbal memory tasks. Neurosci. Res. 90, 83-90. 2015,

Saji, R., Hirasawa, K., Ito, M., Kusuda, S., Konishi, Y., and Taga, G. Probability distribution of the electroencephalogram envelope of preterm infants. Clin Neurophysiol [in press] 2015.

Sakaguchi Y, Aihara T, Dominey PF, Tsuda I . Communication and brain. Neural networks : the official journal of the International Neural Network Society 62 1-2 2015.

Takagishi,H., Fujii,T., Koizumi,M., Schug,J., Nakamura,F. & Kameshima,S. (2015). The development of the effect of peer monitoring on generosity differs among elementary school-age boys and girls. Frontiers in Psychology, 6:895.

Takahashi H, Matsuda T. A critical evaluation of current social neuroscience knowledge and new directions in understanding social behavior. Neurosci, Res. 90, 1-2. 2015.

Tanaka S, Pan X, Oguchi M, Taylor J, Sakagami M. Dissociable functions of reward inference in the lateral prefrontal cortex and the striatum. Frontiers in press,2015

V.Ghaffari B, Kouhnavard M, Aihara T, and Kitajima T. Mathematical modeling of subthreshold resonant properties in pyloric dilator neurons. Res B. International (in press),2015

Yamaguchi Y, Aihara T, Sakai Y. Immediate return preference emerged from a synaptic learning rule for return maximization. Neural networks : the official journal of the International Neural Network Society 62 83-90 2015.


Aoki R, Matsumoto M, Yomogida Y, Izuma K, Murayama K, Sugiura A, Camerer CF, Adolphs R, Matsumoto K. Social equality in the number of choice options is represented in the ventromedial prefrontal cortex. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience 34 6413-6421 2014

Asano M, Imai M, Kita S, Kitajo K, Okada H, Guillaume Thierry. Sound symbolism scaffolds language development in preverbal infants Cortex, /j.cortex. 08.025,2014.

Cui W, Mizukami H, Yanagisawa M, Aida T, Nomura M, Isomura Y, Takayanagi R, Ozawa K, Tanaka K, Aizawa H. Glial dysfunction in the mouse habenula causes depressive-like behaviors and sleep disturbance. The Journal of neuroscience 34 16273-16285 2014

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Ito T, Wu DA, Marutani T, Yamamoto M, Suzuki H, Shimojo S, Matsuda T. Changing the mind? Not really activity and connectivity in the caudate correlates with changes of choice. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci. 9(10), 1546-1551. /scan/nst147. 2014

Kamijo T, Hayakawa H, Fukushima Y, Kubota Y, Isomura Y, Tsukada M, Aihara T. Input integration around the dendritic branches in hippocampal dentate granule cells. Cognitive Neurodynamics vol 8, No.4, pp. 267-726, 2014

Kanero J , Imai M , Okuda J, Okada H, Matsuda T. How Sound Symbolism Is Processed in the Brain: A Study on Japanese Mimetic Words PLOS One, journal.pone.0097905,2014.

Koizumi, M., Takagishi, H. The Relationship between Child Maltreatment and Emotion Recognition. PLOS ONE, 9(1), e86093. 2014.

Masamizu Y, Tanaka YR, Tanaka YH, Hira R, Ohkubo F, Kitamura K, Isomura Y, Okada T, Matsuzaki M. Two distinct layer-specific dynamics of cortical ensembles during learning of a motor task. Nature Neuroscience 17(7) 987-994 2014

Minamimoto T, Hori Y, Yamanaka K, Kimura M. Neural signal for counteracting pre action bias in the centromedian thalamic nucleus Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience 8(3) 10.3389/fnsys.2014.

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Pan X, Fan H, Sawa K, Tsuda I, Tsukada M, Sakagami M. Reward inference by primate prefrontal and striatal neurons. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience 34 1380-1396 2014

Saalbach H and Okada H. All Giraffes Have Female-Specific Properties: Influence of Grammatical Gender on Deductive Reasoning About Sex-Specific Properties in German Speakers, , Cognitive Science, Volume 38, Issue 3, pages 514–536,2014.

Saiki A, Kimura R, Samura T, Fujiwara-Tsukamoto Y, Sakai Y, Isomura Y. Different modulation of common motor information in rat primary and secondary motor cortices. PLoS ONE 9(6) e98662 2014

Takagishi, H., Koizumi, M., Fujii, T., Schug, J., Kameshima, S., & Yamagishi, T. The role of cognitive and emotional perspective taking in economic decision making in the ultimatum game. PLoS ONE, 9(9): e108462. 2014.

Takahashi H, Terada K, Morita T, Suzuki S, Haji T, Kojima H, Yoshikawa M, Matsumoto Y, Omori T, Asada M, Naito E : Different impressions of other agents obtained through social interaction uniquely modulate dorsal and ventral pathway activities in the social human brain, Cortex, 58, 289-300, Elsevier, 2014

Takahashi, T., Takagishi, H., Nishinaka, H., Makino, T., & Fukui, H. (2014). Neuroeconomics of psychopathy: risk taking in probability discounting of gain and loss predicts psychopathy. Neuroendocrinology Letters, 35(6), 101-108.

Takeuchi S, Mima T, Murai R, Shimazu H, Isomura Y, Tsujimoto T. Gamma Oscillations and Their Cross-frequency Coupling in the Primate Hippocampus During Sleep. Sleep (in press) ,2014

Watanabe H, Tsubokawa H, Tsukada M, Aihara T. Frequency-dependent signal processing in apical dendrites of hippocampal CA1 pyramidal cells. Neuroscience 278 194-210 2014

Watanabe Y., Yoshimoto K., Tatebe H., Kita M., Nishikura K., Kimura M., Tanaka M.Enhancement of alcohol drinking in mice depends on alterations in RNA editing of serotonin 2C receptors The International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology 17:739-751, 2014

Yamada A, Fukuda H, Samejima K, Kiyokawa S, Ueda K, Noba S, Wanikawa A. The effect of an analytical appreciation of colas on consumer beverage choice. Food Quality and Preference 34 1-4 2014

Yamagishi, T., Li, Y., Takagishi, H., Matsumoto, Y., & Kiyonari, T. In search of homo economicus. Psychological Science, 25(9), 1699-1711. 2014.


Aizawa H, Yanagihara S, Kobayashi M, Niisato K, Takekawa T, Harukuni R, McHugh TJ, Fukai T, Isomura Y, Okamoto H. The synchronous activity of lateral habenular neurons is essential for regulating hippocampal theta oscillation. The Journal of Neuroscience 33 8909-8921 2013

Ide Y, Takahashi M, Lauwereyns J, Tsukada M, Aihara T. Integration of Hetero Inputs to Guinea Pig Auditory Cortex Established by Fear Conditioning. Advances in Cognitive Neurodynamics (III) Springer 765-771 2013

Igarashi J, Isomura Y, Arai K, Harukuni R, Fukai T. A θ-γ Oscillation Code for Neuronal Coordination during Motor Behavior. The Journal of Neuroscience 33 18515-18530 2013

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Isomura Y, Takekawa T, Harukuni R, Handa T, Aizawa H, Takada M, Fukai T. Reward-modulated motor information in identified striatum neurons. The Journal of Neuroscience 33 10209-10220 2013

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Kondo M, Kitajima T, Fujii S, Tsukada M, Aihara T. Modulation of synaptic plasticity by the coactivation of spatially distinct synaptic inputs in rat hippocampal CA1 apical dendrites. Brain research 1526 1-14 2013

Ma C, Pan X, Wang R, Sakagami M. Estimating causal interaction between prefrontal cortex and striatum by transfer entropy. Cognitive neurodynamics 7 253-261 2013

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Oyama K, Ohara S, Sato S, Karube F, Fujiyama F, Isomura Y, Mushiake H, Iijima T, Tsutsui KI. Long-lasting single-neuron labeling by in vivo electroporation without microscopic guidance. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 218(2) 139-147 2013

Samura T, Sakai Y, Hayashi H, Aihara T. Distance- and Direction-Dependent Synaptic Weight Distributions for Directional Spike Propagation in a Recurrent Network: Self-actuated Shutdown of Synaptic Plasticity. Neural Information Processing - 20th International Conference, ICONIP 2013, Daegu, Korea, November 3-7, 2013. Proceedings, Part III 1-8 2013

Takahashi, H., Saito, C., Okada, H., Omori T., An investigation of social factors related to online mentalizing in a human-robot competitive game., Japanese Psychological Research, 55(2),pp.144-153, 2013

Tsubo Y, Isomura Y, Fukai T. Neural dynamics and information representation in microcircuits of motor cortex. Frontiers in Neural Circuits 7 85 2013

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Yamagishi, T., Mifune, N., Li, T., Shinada, M., Hashimoto, H., Horita, Y., Miura, A., Inukai, K., Tanida, S., Kiyonari, T., Takagishi, H., Simunovic, D.. Is ehavioral pro-sociality game-specific? Pro-social preference and expectations of ro-sociality. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 120(2), 260-271. 2013