Papers

Original Papers (English)
Reviews and Book chapters (English)

Original Papers (English)

  1. Oga T, Okamoto T, Fujita I (Sep 2016) Basal dendrites of layer-III pyramidal neurons do not scale with changes in cortical magnification factor in macaque primary visual cortex. Front Neural Circuits. 10:74. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2016.00074
  2. Mochizuki Y, Onaga T, Shimazaki H, Shimokawa T, Tsubo Y, Kimura R, Saiki A, Sakai Y, Isomura Y, Fujisawa S, Shibata K, Hirai D, Furuta T, Kaneko T, Takahashi S, Nakazono T, Ishino S, Sakurai Y, Kitsukawa T, Lee JW, Lee H, Jung MW, Babul C, Maldonado PE, Takahashi K, Arce-McShane FI, Ross CF, Sessle BJ, Hatsopoulos NG, Brochier T, Riehle A, Chorley P, Grün S, Nishijo H, Ichihara-Takeda S, Funahashi S, Shima K, Mushiake H, Yamane Y, Tamura H, Fujita I, Inaba N, Kawano K, Kurkin S, Fukushima K, Kurata K, Taira M, Tsutsui K, Ogawa T, Komatsu H, Koida K, Toyama K, Richmond BJ, Shinomoto S. (May 2016) Similarity in neuronal firing regimes across mammalian species. J Neurosci. 36(21):5736-47. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0230-16.2016
  3. Fujita I, Doi T (June 2016) Weighted parallel contributions of binocular correlation and match signals to conscious perception of depth. Phil Trans R Soc B 20150257. doi: 10.1098./rstb.2015.0257
  4. Wang QX, Tanigawa H, Fujita I (May 2016) Postnatal development of intrinsic horizonatal axons in macaque inferior temporal and primary visual cortices. Cerebral Cortex. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhw105
  5. Abdolrahmani M, Doi T, Shiozaki HM, Fujita I (April 2016) Pooled, but not single-neuron, responses in macaque V4 represent a solution to the stereocorrespondence problem. J Neurophysiol 115: 1917-1931 doi: 10.1152/jn.00487.2015.
  6. Tanaka, S., & Fujita, I. (Aug 2015). Computation of object size in visual cortical area V4 as a neural basis for size constancy. J.Neurosci., 35(34), 12033-12046.doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2665-14.2015
  7. Takahiro Doi, Ichiro Fujita (Nov 2014) Cross-matching: A modified cross-correlation underlying threshold energy model and match-based depth perception. Front. Comput. Neurosci. 8: 127, 1-15. doi:10.3389/fncom.2014.00127
  8. Sasaki T, Aoi H, Oga T, Fujita I, Ichinohe N (Jul 2014) Postnatal development of dendritic structure of layer III pyramidal neurons in the medial prefrontal cortex neurons of marmoset. Brain Struct. Funct. doi:10.1007/s00429-014-0853-2 supplimental Information
  9. Elston GN, Fujita I (Aug 2014) Pyramidal cell development: postnatal spinogenesis, dendritic growth, axon growth, and electrophysiology. Front Neuroanat 8: 78, 1-20.doi:10.3389/fnana.2014.00078
  10. Doi, T., Takano, M., Fujita, I. (Dec 2013) Temporal channels and disparity representations in stereoscopic depth perception. J. Vision 13(13): 26, 1-25. doi:10.1167/13.13.26
  11. Ikezoe, K., Mori, Y., Kitamura, K., Tamura, H., Fujita, I. (Oct 2013) Relationship between the local structure of orientation map and the strength of orientation tuning of neurons in monkey V1: a 2-photon calcium imaging study. J. Neurosci., 33(42): 16818-16827.
    doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2209-13.2013.
  12. Oga, T., Aoi, H., Sasaki, T., Fujita, I., Ichinohe, N. (Feb 2013) Postnatal development of layer III pyramidal cells in the primary visual, inferior temporal, and prefrontal cortices of the marmoset. Front. Neural Circuits. 7: 31, 1-10. doi:10.3389/fncir.2013.00031
  13. Ikezoe, K., Tamura, H., Kimura, F., Fujita, I. (Aug 2012) Decorrelation of sensory-evoked neuronal responses in rat barrel cortex during postnatal development. Neurosci. Res., 73: 312-320. doi:10.1016/j.neures.2012.05.009
  14. Shiozaki, H.M., Tanabe, S., Doi, T., Fujita, I. (2012) Neural activity in cortical area V4 underlies fine disparity discrimination. J. Neurosci., 32: 3830-3841.
  15. Okamoto, T., Ikezoe, K., Tamura, H., Watanabe, M., Aihara, K., Fujita, I. (Oct 2011) Predicted contextual modulation varies with distance from pinwheel centers in the orientation preference map. Scientific Reports, 1: 114, 1-11. doi:10.1038/srep00114
  16. Inagaki, M., Fujita, I. (July 2011) Reference frames for spatial frequency in face representation differ in the temporal visual cortex and amygdala. J. Neurosci., 31: 10371-10379.
  17. Elston, G.N., Oga, T., Okamoto, T., Fujita, I. (July 2011) Spinogenesis and pruning in the anterior ventral inferotemporal cortex of the macaque monkey: an intracellular injection study of layer III pyramidal cells. Frontiers Neuroanat., 5: 42, 1-6.doi:10.3389/fnana.2011.00042
  18. Doi, T., Tanabe, S., Fujita, I. (Mar 2011) Matching and correlation computations in stereoscopic depth perception. J. Vision 11: 1, 1-16. Supplement
  19. Kimura, F., Itami, C., Ikezoe, K., Tamura, H., Fujita, I., Yanagawa, Y., Obata, K., Ohshima M. (Aug 2010) Fast activation of feedforward inhibitory neurons from thalamic input and its relevance to the regulation of spike sequences in the barrel cortex. J. Physiol. 588(15): 2769-2787. doi:10.1113/jphysiol.2010.188177
  20. Kaneko,H., Tamura, H., Tate, S., Kawashima,T., Suzuki, S., Fujita, I. (Aug 2010) Multineuronal vectorization is more efficient than time-segmental vectorization for information extraction from neuronal activities in the inferior temporal cortex. Neural Networks 23(6): 733-742. doi:10.1016/j.neunet.2010.03.002
  21. Elston, G.N., Oga, T., Okamoto, T., Fujita, I. (Jun 2010) Spinogenesis and pruning from early visual onset to adulthood: An intracellular injection study of layer III pyramidal cells in the ventral visual cortical pathway of the macaque monkey. Cerebral Cortex 20: 1398-1408. doi:10.1093/cercor/bhp203
  22. Elston, G.N., Okamoto, T., Oga, T., Dornan, D., Fujita, I. (Feb 2010) Spinogenesis and pruning in the primary auditory cortex of the macaque monkey (Macaca fascicularis): An intracellular injection study of layer III pyramidal cells. Brain Research 1316: 35-42. doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2009.12.056
  23. Shinomoto, S., Kim, H., Shimokawa, T., Matsuno, N., Funahashi, S., Shima, K., Fujita, I., Tamura, H., Doi, Taijiro, Kawano, K., Inaba, N., Fukushima, K., Kurkin, S., Kurata, K., Taira, M., Tsutsui, K., Komatsu, H., Ogawa, T., Koida, K., Tanji, J., Toyama, K. (Jul 2009) Relating neuronal firing patterns to functional differentiation of cerebral cortex. PLoS Comput. Biology, 5(7): e1000433, 1-10. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000433
  24. Kotake, Y., Morimoto, H., Okazaki, Y., Fujita, I., Tamura, H. (Jul 2009) Organization of color-selective neurons in macaque visual area V4. J. Neurophysiol., 102: 15-27. doi:10.1152/jn.90624.2008
  25. Hosoda, K. Watanabe, M., Wersing, H., Koerner, E., Tsujino, H., Tamura, H., Fujita, I. (Sep 2009) A model for learning topographically organized parts-based representations of objects in visual cortex: topographic non-negative matrix factorization. Neural Comp., 21(9): 2605-2633. doi:10.1162/neco.2009.03-08-722
  26. Elston, G.N., Oga, T., Fujita, I. (Mar 2009) Spinogenesis and pruning scales across functional hierarchies. J. Neurosci., 29(10): 3271-3275. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5216-08.2009
  27. Tanabe, S., Yasuoka, S., Fujita, I. (Mar 2008) Disparity-energy signals in perceived stereoscopic depth. J. Vision, 8(3): 22, 1-10. doi:10.1167/8.3.22
  28. Kumano, H., Tanabe, S., Fujita, I. (Jan 2008) Spatial frequency integration for binocular correspondence in macaque area V4. J. Neurophysiol. 99: 402-408. doi:10.1152/jn.00096.2007
  29. Umeda, K., Tanabe, S., Fujita, I. (Jul 2007) Representation of stereoscopic depth based on relative disparity in macaque area V4. J. Neurophysiol. 98: 241-252. doi:10.1152/jn.01336.2006.
  30. Kaneko, H., Tamura, H., Kawashima, T., Suzuki, S. S., Fujita, I. (Feb 2007) Efficient signal processing of multineuronal activities for neural interface and prosthesis. Methods of Information in Medicine, 46: 147-150.
  31. Yoneshima, H., Yamasaki, S., Voelker, C. C. J., Molnar, Z., Christophe, E., Audinat, E., Takemoto, M., Nishiwaki, M., Tsuji, S., Fujita, I., Yamamoto, N. (Nov 2005) ER81 is expressed in a subpopulation of layer 5 neurons in rodent and primate neocortices. Neuroscience 137(2): 401-412. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2005.08.075
  32. Uka, T., Tanabe, S., Watanabe, M., Fujita, I. (Nov 2005) Neural correlates of fine depth discrimination in monkey inferior temporal cortex. J. Neurosci. 25: 10796-10802. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1637-05.2005
  33. Tanabe, S., Doi, T., Umeda, K., Fujita, I. (Oct 2005) Disparity-Tuning characteristics of neuronal responses to dynamic random-dot stereograms in macaque visual area V4. J. Neurophysiol. 94: 2683-2699. doi:10.1152/jn.00319.2005
  34. Kaneko, T., Tamura, H., Kawashima, T., Suzuki, S., Fujita, I. (2005) Efficient signal processing of multineuronal activities for neural interface and prosthesis. Proceedings of The 5th International Workshop on Biosignal Interpretation, pp. 263-266.
  35. Tamura, H., Kaneko, H.,Fujita, I. (Aug 2005) Quantitative analysis of functional clustering of neurons in the macaque inferior temporal cortex. Neurosci. Res. 52: 311-322. doi:10.1016/j.neures.2005.04.006
  36. Shinomoto, S., Miyazaki, Y., Tamura, H., Fujita, I. (Jul 2005) Regional and laminar differences in in vivo firing patterns of primate cortical neurons. J. Neurophysiol. 94: 567-575
    doi:10.1152/jn.00896.2004
  37. Tanigawa, H., Wang, Q., Fujita, I. (Dec 2005) Organization of horizontal axons in the inferior temporal cortex and primary visual cortex of the macaque monkey. Cerebral Cortex 15: 1887-1899 doi:10.1093/cercor/bhi067
  38. Tanabe, S., Umeda, K., Fujita,I. (2004) Rejection of false-matches for binocular correspondence in macaque visual cortical area V4. J. Neurosci. 24: 8170-8180.
  39. Tamura, H., Kaneko, H., Kawasaki, K., Fujita, I. (2004) Presumed inhibitory neurons in the macaque inferior temporal cortex: visual response properties and functional interactions with adjacent neurons. J. Neurophysiol. 91: 2782-2796.
  40. Yoshiyama, K., Uka, T., Tanaka, H., Fujita, I. (2004) Architecture of binocular disparity processing in monkey inferior temporal cortex. Neurosci. Res. 48: 155-167.
  41. Wang, Y., Fujita, I., Murayama, Y. (2003) Coding of visual patterns and textures in monkey inferior temporal cortex. NeuroRep., 14: 453-457.
  42. Xu, L., Tanigawa, H., Fujita, I. (2003) Distribution of a-Amino-3-Hydroxy-5-Methyl-4-Isoxazolepropionate-Type glutamate receptor subunits (GluR2/3) along the ventral visual pathway in the monkey. J. Comp. Neurol., 456: 396-407.
  43. Watanabe, M., Tanaka, H., Uka, T., Fujita, I. (2002) Disparity-selective neurons in area V4 of macaque monkeys. J. Neurophysiol., 87: 1960-1973.
  44. Wang, Y., Fujita, I., Tamura, H., Murayama, Y. (2002) Contribution of GABAergic inhibition to receptive field structures of monkey inferior temporal cortex neurons. Cerebral Cortex, 12: 62-74.
  45. Shimojo, S., Paradiso, M., Fujita, I. (2001) What visual perception tells us about mind and brain. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 98: 12340-12341.
  46. Tanaka, H., Onoe, H., Tsukada, H., Fujita, I. (2001) Attentional modulation of neural activity in the macaque inferior temporal cortex during global and local processing. Neurosci. Res., 39: 469-472.
  47. Tanaka, H., Uka, T., Yoshiyama, K.,Kato, M., Fujita, I. (2001) Processing of shape defined by disparity in inferior temporal cortex. J. Neurophyiol., 85: 735-744.
  48. Tanaka, H., Fujita, I. (2000) Global and local processing of visual patterns. Neuroreport, 11: 2881-2884.
  49. Wang, Y., Fujita, I., Murayama, Y. (2000) Neuronal mechanisms of selectivity for object features revealed by blocking inhibition in inferotemporal cortex. Nature Neurosci.,3: 807-813.
  50. Uka, T., Tanaka, H., Yoshiyama, K., Kato, M., Fujita, I. (2000) Disparity Selectivity of neurons in inferior temporal cortex. J. Neurophysiol., 84: 120-132.
  51. Takao, M., Wang, Y., Miyoshi, T., Fujita, I. and Fukuda, Y.(2000) A new intraretinal recording system with multiple-barreled electrodes for pharmacological studies on cat retinal ganglion cells. J. Neurosci. Methods, 97: 87-92.
  52. Uka, T., Tanaka, H., Kato, M., Fujita, I. (1999) Behavioral evidence for visual perception of 3-dimensional surface structures in monkeys. Vision Res., 39: 2399-2410.
  53. Tanigawa, H., Fujita, I., Kato, M. and Ojima, H. (1998) Distribution, morphology, and GABA immunoreactivity of horizontally projecting neurons in the inferior temporal cortex. J. Comp. Neurol., 401: 129-143.
  54. Murayama, Y., Fujita, I., Kato, M. (1997) Contrasting forms of synaptic plasticity in inferotemporal and primary visual cortices. Neuroreport, 8: 1503-1508.
  55. Fujita, I., Fujita, T. (1996) Intrinsic connections in the macaque inferior temporal cortex. J. Comp. Neurol., 368: 467-486.
  56. Ito, M., Tamura, H., Fujita, I., Tanaka, K. (1995) Size and position invairance of neuronal responses in monkey inferotemporal cortex. J. Neurophysiol., 73: 218-226.
  57. Ito, M., Fujita, I., Tamura, H., Tanaka, K. (1994) Processing of contrast polarity of visual images in inferotemporal cortex of the Macaque monkey. Cerebral Cortex, 5: 499-508.
  58. Fujita, I., Tanaka, K., Ito, M., Cheng, K. (1992) Columns for visual features of objects in inferotemporal cortex. Nature, 360: 343-346.
  59. Fujita, I., Sorensen, P.W., Stacey, N.E., Hara, T.J. (1991) The olfactory system, not the terminal nerve, functions as the primary chemosensory pathway mediating responses to sex pheromones in the goldfish. Brain Behav. Evol., 38: 313-321.
  60. Fujita, I., Konishi, M. (1991) The role of GABAergic inhibition in processing of interaural time difference in the owl’s auditory system. J. Neurosci., 11: 722-739.
  61. Carr, C.E., Fujita, I., Konishi, M. (1989) Distribution of GABAergic neurons and terminals in the auditory system of the barn owl. J. Comp. Neurol., 286: 190-207.
  62. Onoe, H., Ueno, R., Fujita, I., Nishino, H., Oomura, Y., Hayaishi, O. (1988) Prostaglandin D2, a cerebral sleep-inducing substance. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 85: 4082-4086.
  63. Oomura, Y., Aou, S., Koyama, Y., Fujita, I., Yoshimatsu, H. (1988) Central control mechanism of sexual behavior. Brain Res. Bull., 20: 863-870.
  64. Koyama, Y., Fujita, I., Aou,S., Oomura, Y. (Apr.1988) Proceptive presenting elicited by electrical stimulation of the hypothalamus. Brain Res., 446: 199-203.
    doi:10.1016/0006-8993(88)91316-9
  65. Fujita, I., Satou, M., Ueda, K. (1988) Morphology of physiologically identified mitral cells in the carp olfactory bulb: a light microscopic study after intracellular staining with horseradish peroxidase. J. Comp. Neurol., 267: 253-268.
  66. Hori, T., Kiyohara, T., Oomura, Y., Nishino, H., Aou, S., Fujita, I. (1987) Activity of thermosensitive neurons of preoptic hypothalamus during thermoregulatory operant behavior. Brain Res. Bull., 18: 649-55
  67. Hori, T., Kiyohara, T., Shibata, M., Oomura, Y., Nishino, H., Aou, S., Fujita, I. (1986) Responsiveness of monkey preoptic thermosensitive neurons to non-thermal emotional stimuli. Brain Res. Bull., 17: 75-82.
  68. Fujita, I., Satou, M., Ueda, K. (1985) Ganglion cells of the terminal nerve: morphology and electrophysiology. Brain Res., 335: 148-152.
  69. Yamamoto, T., Oomura, Y., Nemoto, S., Fujita, I., Nishino, H. (1985) A new method for drug application using electrolysis of water. Brain Res. Bull., 15: 527-528.
  70. Nozaki, M., Fujita, I., Saito, N., Tsukahara, T., Kobayashi, H., Ueda, K. (1985) Distribution of LHRH-like immunoreactivity in the brain of the Japanese eel (Anguilla japonica) with special reference to the nervus terminalis. Zool. Sci., 2: 537-547.
  71. Fujita, I., Satou, M., Ueda, K. (1984) A field potential study of centripetal and centrifugal connections of the olfactory bulb in the carp, Cyprinus carpio (L.). Brain Res., 321: 33-44.
  72. Satou, M., Oka, Y., Kusunoki, M., Matsushima, T., Kato, M., Fujita, I., Ueda, K. (1984) Telencephalic and preoptic areas integrate sexual behavior in hime salmon (landlocked red salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka): results of electrical brain stimulation experiments. Physiol. Behav., 33: 441-447.
  73. Satou, M., Fujita, I., Ichikawa, M., Yamaguchi, K., Ueda, K. (1983) Field potential and intracellular potential studies of the olfactory bulb in the carp: evidence for a functional separation of the carp olfactory bulb into lateral and medial subdivisions. J. Comp. Physiol., 152: 319-333.

Reviews and Book chapters (English)

  1. Roe, A.W., Chelazzi, L., Connor, C.E., Conway, B.R., Fujita, I, Gallant, J.L., Lu, H., Vanduffel, W. (2012) Toward a unified theory of visual area V4. Neuron, 74: 12-29. DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2012.03.011
  2. Tanabe, S., Umeda, K., Fujita, I. (2004) Neural mechanisms of binocular correspondence in monkey visual area V4. Technical Report on Attention and Cognition No.6 online publication. http://www.L.u-tokyo.ac.jp/AandC/
  3. Tamura, H., Kaneko, H., Kawasaki, K., Fujita, I. (2003) Inhibitory mechanisms underlying stimulus-selective responses of inferior temporal neurons. In: The Neural Basis of Early Vision, 11: 245-249.
  4. Fujita, I. (2002) The inferior temporal cortex: architecture, computation, and representation. J. Neurocytol., 31: 359-371.
  5. DeFelipe, J., Elston, G.N., Fujita, I., Fuster, J., Harrison, K.H., Hof, P.R., Kawaguchi, Y., Martin, K.A.C., Rockland, K.S., Thomson, A.M., Wang, S.S.-H., White, E.L., Yuste, R. (2002) Neocortical circuits: evolutionary aspects and specificity versus non-specificity of synaptic connections. Remarks, main conclusions and general comments and discussion. J. Neurocytol., 31: 387-416.
  6. Fujita, I. (1997) Inferior temporal cortex: columns and horizontal axons. In: Physiology and Anatomy of the Association Cortices (Sakata, H. et al. eds), Harwood Academic Publ. pp.259-268.
  7. Fujita, I., Kato, M., Murayama, Y. and Uka, T. (1996) Functional architecture and synaptic plasticity in the inferior temporal cortex. In: Integrative and Molecular Approach to Brain Function (Ito, M. And Miyashita, Y. eds.), Elsevier, pp.147-155.
  8. Tanaka, K., Fujita, I., Kobatake, E., Ito, M., Cheng, K., Tamura, H. (1995) Neuronal mechanisms of object recognition. RIKEN Review 9: 3-4.
  9. Fujita, I. (1995) The warp and weft in the inferior temporal cortex. In: Emotion, Memory and Behavior (Nakajima, T. and Ono, T. eds.), Japan Scientific Press, pp. 79-89.
  10. Fujita, I. (1993) Columns in the inferotemporal cortex: machinery for visual representation of objects. Biomed. Res. 14, S4: 21-27.
  11. Tanaka, K., Fujita, I., Kobatake, E., Cheng, K., Ito, M. (1993) Serial processing of visual object-features in the posterior and anterior parts of the inferotemporal cortex. In: Brain Mechanisms of Perception and Memory (Ono, T., Squire, L., Perrett, D., Fukuda, M. eds.), Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 34-46.
  12. Fujita, I. (1992) Detection of object features in visual cortices. In: Advanced Computing for Life-Science, pp. 191-196.
  13. Fujita, I. (1987) Electrophysiology of the terminal nerve in cyprinids. In: The Terminal Nerve (Nervus Terminalis): Structure, Function and Evolution (Demski, L.S. and Schwanzel-Fukuda, M. eds.) Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 519: 69-79.
  14. Hayaishi, O., Ueno, R., Onoe, H., Osama, H., Fujita, I., Nishino, H., Oomura, Y. (1987) Prostaglandin D2 induces sleep when infused into the cerebral ventricle. In: Advances in Prostaglandin, Thromboxane, and Leucotriene Research. Vol. 17, (Samueleson, B., Paoletti, R. and Ramwell, P.W. eds.) Raven Press, New York, pp. 946-948.
  15. Satou, M., Oka, Y., Fujita, I., Yamaguchi, K., Nagai, T., Koyama, Y., Shirahata, S., Ueda, K. (1980) Effect of preoptic lesions on male reproductive behavior in the hime salmon, landlocked Onchorhynchus nerka. In: Integrative Control Functions of the Brain. (Ito, M., Tsukahara, N., Kubota, K. and Yagi, K. eds.) Kodansha, Tokyo, 3: 333-335.