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Toshimasa Osaka

Department of Nutritional Science

National Institute of Health and Nutrition

1-23-1 Toyama

Shinjuku 162-8636

Japan. Electronic address:


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  • Department of Nutritional Science, National Institute of Health and Nutrition, 1-23-1 Toyama, Shinjuku 162-8636, Japan. Electronic address:. 1998 - 2012


  1. Hypoxia-induced hypothermia mediated by the glutamatergic transmission in the lateral preoptic area. Osaka, T. Neuroscience (2012) [Pubmed]
  2. Thermoregulatory responses elicited by microinjection of l-glutamate and its interaction with thermogenic effects of GABA and prostaglandin E(2) in the preoptic area. Osaka, T. Neuroscience (2012) [Pubmed]
  3. Hypoxia-induced hypothermia mediated by noradrenaline and nitric oxide in the rostromedial preoptic area. Osaka, T. Neuroscience (2011) [Pubmed]
  4. Nitric oxide mediates noradrenaline-induced hypothermic responses and opposes prostaglandin E2-induced fever in the rostromedial preoptic area. Osaka, T. Neuroscience (2010) [Pubmed]
  5. Heat loss responses and blockade of prostaglandin E2-induced thermogenesis elicited by alpha1-adrenergic activation in the rostromedial preoptic area. Osaka, T. Neuroscience (2009) [Pubmed]
  6. Central and peripheral administration of amylin induces energy expenditure in anesthetized rats. Osaka, T., Tsukamoto, A., Koyama, Y., Inoue, S. Peptides (2008) [Pubmed]
  7. Prostaglandin E(2) fever mediated by inhibition of the GABAergic transmission in the region immediately adjacent to the organum vasculosum of the lamina terminalis. Osaka, T. Pflugers Arch. (2008) [Pubmed]
  8. Blockade of prostaglandin E2-induced thermogenesis by unilateral microinjection of GABAA receptor antagonist into the preoptic area. Osaka, T. Brain Res. (2008) [Pubmed]
  9. Energy expenditure by intravenous administration of glucagon-like peptide-1 mediated by the lower brainstem and sympathoadrenal system. Osaka, T., Endo, M., Yamakawa, M., Inoue, S. Peptides (2005) [Pubmed]
  10. Thermogenesis elicited by skin cooling in anaesthetized rats: lack of contribution of the cerebral cortex. Osaka, T. J. Physiol. (Lond.) (2004) [Pubmed]
  11. Cold-induced thermogenesis mediated by GABA in the preoptic area of anesthetized rats. Osaka, T. Am. J. Physiol. Regul. Integr. Comp. Physiol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  12. Vago-sympathoadrenal reflex in thermogenesis induced by osmotic stimulation of the intestines in the rat. Osaka, T., Kobayashi, A., Inoue, S. J. Physiol. (Lond.) (2002) [Pubmed]
  13. Lack of integrative control of heat production and heat loss after capsaicin administration. Osaka, T., Kobayashi, A., Lee, T.H., Namba, Y., Inoue, S., Kimura, S. Pflugers Arch. (2000) [Pubmed]
  14. Temperature- and capsaicin-sensitive nerve fibers in brown adipose tissue attenuate thermogenesis in the rat. Osaka, T., Kobayashi, A., Namba, Y., Ezaki, O., Inoue, S., Kimura, S., Lee, T.H. Pflugers Arch. (1998) [Pubmed]
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