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

  • Hirose K, Kanefuji T, Suda T, Sugitani S, Nagasaki K, Kubota T, Igarashi M, Terai S. Formulation for Effective Screening and Management of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis: Noninvasive NAFLD Management Strategy. Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2016;2016:6343656. doi: 10.1155/2016/6343656. Epub 2016 Jun 13. PubMed PMID: 27382367; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4921726.
  • Patterson AL, Choudhri AF, Igarashi M, McVicar K, Shah N, Morgan R. Severe Neurological Complications Associated With Tourette Syndrome. Pediatr Neurol. 2016 May 24. pii: S0887-8994(16)30132-1. doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2016.05.008. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27353696.
  • Igarashi M, Guarente L. mTORC1 and SIRT1 Cooperate to Foster Expansion of Gut Adult Stem Cells during Calorie Restriction. Cell. 2016 Jul 14;166(2):436-50. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2016.05.044. Epub 2016 Jun 23. PubMed PMID: 27345368.
  • Ishizu T, Seo Y, Igarashi M, Sekiguchi Y, Machino-Ohtsuka T, Ogawa K, Kuroki K, Yamamoto M, Nogami A, Kawakami Y, Aonuma K. Noninvasive Localization of Accessory Pathways in Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome by Three-Dimensional Speckle Tracking Echocardiography. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Jun;9(6). pii: e004532. doi: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.116.004532. PubMed PMID: 27307551.
  • Omae M, Fujisaki J, Shimizu T, Horiuchi Y, Ishiyama A, Yoshio T, Hirasawa T, Yamamoto Y, Tsuchida T, Igarashi M, Seto Y. Correlation of the location of superficial Barrett's esophageal adenocarcinoma (s-BEA) with the direction of gastroesophageal reflux. Endosc Int Open. 2016 May;4(5):E515-20. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-101757. Epub 2016 Apr 8. PubMed PMID: 27227107; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4874790.
  • Shiraishi T, Hiro N, Igarashi M, Nishiyama M, Kuzuyama T. Biosynthesis of the antituberculous agent caprazamycin: Identification of caprazol-3"-phosphate, an unprecedented caprazamycin-related metabolite. J Gen Appl Microbiol. 2016 Jul 14;62(3):164-6. doi: 10.2323/jgam.2016.01.002. Epub 2016 May 23. PubMed PMID: 27211833.

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