Masanori Igarashi, M.D.

Masanori Igarashi, M.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Neurology & Pediatrics


777 Washington Ave. #335
Memphis, TN 38105
Phone: (901) 287-4513
Email: Masanori Igarashi



Education

  • M.D. Institution: University of Tokyo, Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
  • Residency Training: Pediatrics, St. Luke's International Hospital, Tokyo, Japan; Pediatrics and Pediatric Neurology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Research Interests

Muscle and nerve disorders

Representative Publications

  • Nakamura H, Tsukano C, Yasui M, Yokouchi S, Igarashi M, Takemoto Y. Total Synthesis of (-)-Caprazamycin A. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2015 Jan 22. doi: 10.1002/anie.201411954. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25613457.
  • Kon M, Suzuki E, Dung VC, Hasegawa Y, Mitsui T, Muroya K, Ueoka K, Igarashi N, Nagasaki K, Oto Y, Hamajima T, Yoshino K, Igarashi M, Kato-Fukui Y, Nakabayashi K, Hayashi K, Hata K, Matsubara Y, Moriya K, Ogata T, Nonomura K, Fukami M. Molecular basis of non-syndromic hypospadias: systematic mutation screening and genome-wide copy-number analysis of 62 patients. Hum Reprod. 2015 Jan 20. pii: deu364. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25605705.
  • Xu D, Murakoshi N, Sairenchi T, Irie F, Igarashi M, Nogami A, Tomizawa T, Yamaguchi I, Yamagishi K, Iso H, Ota H, Aonuma K. Anemia and Reduced Kidney Function as Risk Factors for┬áNew Onset of Atrial Fibrillation (from the Ibaraki Prefectural Health Study). Am J Cardiol. 2015 Feb 1;115(3):328-33. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.10.041. Epub 2014 Nov 12. PubMed PMID: 25579885.
  • Izumikawa T, Sato B, Mikami T, Tamura JI, Igarashi M, Kitagawa H. GlcUA╬▓1-3Gal╬▓1-3Gal╬▓1-4Xyl(2-O-phosphate) is the preferred substrate for chondroitin N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase-1. J Biol Chem. 2015 Jan 7. pii: jbc.M114.603266. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25568321.
  • Ogura A, Chino A, Konishi T, Akiyoshi T, Kishihara T, Tamegai Y, Ueno M, Igarashi M. Endoscopic evaluation of clinical response after preoperative chemoradiotherapy for lower rectal cancer: the significance of endoscopic complete response. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2015 Jan 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25566952.
  • Igarashi M, Nogami A, Sekiguchi Y, Kuroki K, Yamasaki H, Machino T, Yui Y, Ogawa K, Talib AK, Murakoshi N, Kuga K, Aonuma K. The QRS morphology pattern in V5R is a novel and simple parameter for differentiating the origin of idiopathic outflow tract ventricular arrhythmias. Europace. 2015 Jan 6. pii: euu337. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25564550.

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