School personnel information

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KIMURA Fumitaka


Keyword

Neuroscience, Neurophysiology

Mail Address

Mail Address

URL

http://www.med.osaka-u.ac.jp/pub/molneu/member.html

Gender

Male

Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 1999.04.01 - 2005.03.31, Graduate School of Medicine, Associate Professor

  • 2005.04.01 - 2007.03.31, Division of Physiological Sciences, Graduate School of Medicine, Associate Professor

  • 2007.04.01 - 2011.03.31, Division of Physiological Sciences, Graduate School of Medicine, Associate Professor

  • 2011.04.01 - , Division of Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Associate Professor

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The University of Tokyo Faculty of Science  Graduated 1983.03
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Medical Sciences  Completed 1985.03
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Medicine  Completed 1989.03

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Mechanism of synaptic plasticity
    Neuroscience-general-related

  • Neural processing in the cerebral cortex, Cholinergic modulation
    Neuroscience-general-related

 

Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • A hypothtical model concerning how spike-timing-dependent plasticity contributes to neural circuit formation and initiation of the critical period in barrel cortex, Fumitaka Kimura and Chiaki Itami, The Journal of Neuoscience,39, 3784-3791, 2019.05, Papers

  • Developmental switch in spike timing-dependent plasticity at layers 4-2/3 in the rodent barrel cortex, Itami, C., Kimura, F., Journal of Neuroscience,32: 15000-15011, 2012.11, Papers

  • Fast activation of feedforward inhibitory neurons from thalamic input and its relevance to the regulation of spike sequences in the barrel cortex, Kimura, F., Itami, C., Ikezoe, K., Tamura, H., Fujita, I., Obata, K., Yanagawa, Y., Ohshima, M., Journal of Physiology-London,588, 2768-2787, 2010.08, Papers

  • BDNF-dependent unmasking of “silent” synapses in developing mouse barrel cortex, Itami, C., Kimura, F., Kohno, T., Matsuoka, M., Ichikawa, M., Tsumoto, T., Nakamura, S., Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., USA 100: 13069-13074 (2003),100: 13069-13074, 2003.09, Papers

  • Change of conduction velocity by regional myelination yields constant latency irrespective of distance between thalamus and cortex, Salami, M., Itami, C., Tsumoto, T. and Kimura, F., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 2003.05, Papers

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Special, Dictionary of Biology, Iwasa, et al, Iwanami Co., 2011.04

  • Special, Modulatory actions of brain-derived neurotrophic factor on synaptic transmission in rat visual cortex, Tsumoto, T., Taniguchi, N., Kimura, F., Kinoshita, S. and Akaneya, Y., Springer, 2000.04

  • Other, Muscarinic modulation of excitatory synaptic responses in cortical neurons, 1996

  • Other, A functional role of excitatory amino acid receptors in the visual cortex., 1988

Awards 【 display / non-display

  • Human Frontier Science Programme, Long-term fellowship, Fumitaka Kimura, Human Frontier Science Programme, 1990.05