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kazufumi Yoshihara Last modified date:2019.08.15

Lecturer / Department of Psychosomatic Medicine
Department of Clinical Medicine
Faculty of Medical Sciences




Homepage
http://www.cephal.med.kyushu-u.ac.jp/
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Kyushu University Hospital .
Phone
092-642-5335
Academic Degree
Ph.D
Field of Specialization
Psychosomatic Medicine
Outline Activities
Basic research of psycho-neuro-immunolgy
Neuroimaging of psychosomatic disorder
Clinical study of medical treatments of psychosomatic disorder
Research
Research Interests
  • The neural basis of the relation between reward systems and the self-control
    keyword : reward、self-control、neural basis
    2014.04.
  • Resting state brain function of psychosomatic disorders
    keyword : Psychosomatic disorder、Resting state brain function
    2014.04.
  • The neural basis of the attachment
    keyword : attachment、neural basis
    2012.04.
  • Neural substrate of Mentalization and Cognitive reappraisal
    keyword : Neural substrate, Mentalization, Cognitive reappraisal
    2012.01.
  • Neural substrate of Mind-Body interaction
    keyword : Neural substrate, Mind-Body interaction
    2010.04.
  • Pathological mechanisms of chronic fatigue and its development of treatments
    keyword : chronic fatigue, pathological mechanisms, development of treatments
    2009.05.
  • Asthma and Stress
    keyword : Asthma, Stress
    2008.04.
  • Enterobacterium and Stress
    keyword : Enterobacterium, Stress
    2007.04.
  • The effect of aromatherapy for psychological stress
    keyword : Yoga, Stress
    2006.10Effect of stress reduction by Yoga.
  • Effect of aromatherpy for stress response
    keyword : stress, aromatherpy
    2005.04~2013.03.
  • Basic research of inflammatory bowel disease
    keyword : Inflammatory bowel disease
    2003.04~2010.03Basic research of inflammatory bowel disease.
  • Basic research of rheumatoid arthritis
    keyword : Rheumatoid arthritis
    2004.04~2010.03Basic reserach of rheumatoid arthritis.
Academic Activities
Books
1. Hiroaki Kawamichi, Kazufumi Yoshihara, Ryo Kitada, Masahiro Matsunaga, Akihiro Sasaki, Yumiko Yoshida, Haruka Takahashi, Norihiro Sadato, Sense of Acceptance: Key Factor of Social Learning. Dynamics of Learning in Neanderthals and Modern Humans Volume 2 Replacement of Neanderthals by Modern Humans Series, Springer, 217-220., 2014.02.
Reports
1. Kazufumi Yoshihara, Psychosomatic treatment for allergic diseases, BioPsychoSocial Medicine, 18;9:8., 2015.03.
Papers
1. Yoshihara Kazufumi, Tanabe Hiroki C., Kawamichi Hiroaki, Koike Takahiko, Yamazaki Mika, Sudo Nobuyuki, Sadato Norihiro, Neural correlates of fear-induced sympathetic response associated with the peripheral temperature change rate, NEUROIMAGE, 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.04.040, 134, 522-531, 2016.07, 恐怖による交感神経活動に関する脳活動および脳内ネットワークを明らかにした.
2. Matsunaga Masahiro, Kawamichi Hiroaki, Koike Takahiko, Yoshihara Kazufumi, Yoshida Yumiko, Takahashi Haruka K., Nakagawa Eri, Sadato Norihiro, Structural and functional associations of the rostral anterior cingulate cortex with subjective happiness, NEUROIMAGE, 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.04.020, 134, 132-141, 2016.07.
3. Kawamichi Hiroaki, Yoshihara Kazufumi, Sugawara Sho K., Matsunaga Masahiro, Makita Kai, Hamano Yuki H., Tanabe Hiroki C., Sadato Norihiro, Helping behavior induced by empathic concern attenuates anterior cingulate activation in response to others' distress, SOCIAL NEUROSCIENCE, 10.1080/17470919.2015.1049709, 11, 2, 109-122, 2016.03.
4. Chijiwa T, Oka T, Lkhagvasuren B, Yoshihara K, sudo N, Prior chronic stress induces persistent polyI:C-induced allodynia and depressive-like behavior in rats: Possible involvement of glucocorticoids and microglia., Physiol Behav., 10.1016/j.physbeh.2015.04.050., 1;:-., 147, 264-273, 2015.08.
5. Kawamichi Hiroaki, Kitada Ryo, Yoshihara Kazufumi, Takahashi Haruka, Sadato Norihiro, Interpersonal touch suppresses visual processing of aversive stimuli, FRONTIERS IN HUMAN NEUROSCIENCE, 10.3389/fnhum.2015.00164, 9, 2015.04.
6. Kawamichi Hiroaki, Kazufumi Yoshihara, Sasaki Akihiro T., Sugawara Sho K., Tanabe Hiroki C., Shinohara Ryoji, Sugisawa Yuka, Tokutake Kentaro, Mochizuki Yukiko, Anme Tokie, Sadato Norihiro, Perceiving active listening activates the reward system and improves the impression of relevant experiences, SOCIAL NEUROSCIENCE, 10.1080/17470919.2014.954732, 10, 1, 16-26, 2015.01.
7. Kitada Ryo, Kazufumi Yoshihara, Sasaki Akihiro T., Hashiguchi Maho, Kochiyama Takanori, Sadato Norihiro, The Brain Network Underlying the Recognition of Hand Gestures in the Blind: The Supramodal Role of the Extrastriate Body Area, JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0500-14.2014, 34, 30, 10096-10108, 2014.07.
8. Yoshihara K, Hiramoto T, Oka T, Kubo C, Nobuyuki SUDO, Effect of 12 weeks of yoga training on the somatization, psychological symptoms, and stress-related biomarkers of healthy women., Biopsychosoc Med, 8(1):1., 2014.01.
9. Yoshihara K, Hiramoto T, Sudo N, Kubo C, Profile of mood states and stress-related biochemical indices in long-term yoga practitioners, Biopsychosoc Med, 5, 6, 2011.06.
10. Hiramoto T, Chida Y, Sonoda J, Yoshihara K, Sudo N, Kubo C., The Hepatic Vagus Nerve Attenuates Fas-Induced Apoptosis in the Mouse Liver via alpha7 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor., Gastroenterology, 2008.05.
11. Sun X, Somada S, Shibata K, Muta H, Yamada H, Yoshihara K, Honda K, Nakamura K, Takayanagi R, Tani K, Podack ER, Yoshikai Y., A critical role of CD30 ligand/CD30 in controlling inflammatory bowel diseases in mice. , Gastroenterology., 134:447-58, 2008.02.
12. Yoshihara K, Yamada H, Hori A, Yajima T, Kubo C, Yoshikai Y., IL-15 exacerbates collagen-induced arthritis with an enhanced CD4+ T cell response to produce IL-17., Eur J Immunol. , 37(10):2744-52. , 2007.10.
13. Sun X, Yamada H, Yoshihara K, Awaya A, Yoshikai Y., In vivo treatment with a nonapeptide thymic hormone, facteur thymique serique (FTS), ameliorates chronic colitis induced by dextran sulphate sodium in mice., Int Immunopharmacol. , 7(7):928-36., 2007.07.
14. Yoshihara K, Yajima T, Kubo C, Yoshikai Y., The role of interleukin-15 in colitis induced by dextran sulphate sodium in mice., Gut., 55(3): 334-41, 2006.03.
15. Yajima T, Yoshihara K, Nakazato K, Kumabe S, Koyasu S, Sad S, Shen H, Kuwano H, Yoshikai Y., IL-15 regulates CD8+ T cell contraction during primary infection. , J Immunol. , 176(1): 507-15, 2006.01.
Presentations
1. Yoshihara K, Sudo N, Neural basis of anger control when mentalizing: a functional MRI study, 17th Asian Congress on Psychosomatic Medicineosomatic Medicine, 2016.08, 相手の気持ちを推察することによって怒りをコントロールすることができること、および機能的MRIを用いてその脳内のネットワークの変化を明らかにした.
2. Yoshihara K, Eto S, Nozaki T, Sudo N, Relation between personality traits, including sensitivity to reward, and self-control, 23rd World Congress on Psychosomatic Medicene, 2015.08.
3. kazufumi Yoshihara, FUNCTIONAL NEUROIMAGING STUDY OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN FEAR AND THE SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM, 22nd World Congress on Psychosomatic Medicine, 2013.09.
Membership in Academic Society
  • Japanese Society for Fatigue Science