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


  • 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

  • Satoh T, Igarashi M, Yamada S, Takahashi N, Watanabe K. Inhibitory effect of black tea and its combination with acarbose on small intestinal α-glucosidase activity. J Ethnopharmacol. 2014 Dec 15. pii: S0378-8741(14)00880-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2014.12.009. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25523370.
  • Aizawa N, Pu YJ, Watanabe M, Chiba T, Ideta K, Toyota N, Igarashi M, Suzuri Y, Sasabe H, Kido J. Solution-processed multilayer small-molecule light-emitting devices with high-efficiency white-light emission. Nat Commun. 2014 Dec 18;5:5756. doi: 10.1038/ncomms6756. PubMed PMID: 25519692.
  • Yagi H, Takagi M, Kon M, Igarashi M, Fukami M, Hasegawa Y. Fertility preservation in a family with a novel NR5A1 mutation. Endocr J. 2014 Dec 12. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25502990.
  • Horiuchi Y, Fujisaki J, Yamamoto N, Shimizu T, Miyamoto Y, Tomida H, Taniguchi C, Morishige K, Omae M, Ishiyama A, Yoshio T, Hirasawa T, Yamamoto Y, Tsuchida T, Igarashi M, Nakajima T, Takahashi H. Biological behavior of the intramucosal Helicobacter pylori-negative undifferentiated-type early gastric cancer: comparison with Helicobacter pylori-positive early gastric cancer. Gastric Cancer. 2014 Dec 10. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25491775.
  • Igarashi M, Ikei H, Song C, Miyazaki Y. Effects of olfactory stimulation with rose and orange oil on prefrontal cortex activity. Complement Ther Med. 2014 Dec;22(6):1027-31. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2014.09.003. Epub 2014 Sep 28. PubMed PMID: 25453523.
  • Kishimoto S, Nishimura S, Hattori A, Tsujimoto M, Hatano M, Igarashi M, Kakeya H. Chlorocatechelins A and B from Streptomyces sp.: New Siderophores Containing Chlorinated Catecholate Groups and an Acylguanidine Structure. Org Lett. 2014 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25408968.

View more references (pubmed link)