Tomoko Makishima, MD, PHD

  • 1132 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
19972020
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Personal profile

Training Experience

1986 - 1992Doctor of Medicine at Kyushu University School of Medicine, Japan

Research interests

Research interests

  • Deafness
  • Molecular Biology and genetics of the inner ear
  • Balance Disorders
  • Auditory and vestibular disorders (human and mouse models)
  • Hearing Loss
  • Office-based Otologic Surgery

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Projects 2012 2020

Research Output 1997 2019

  • 1132 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 26 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Review article

Current small animal models for LASV hearing loss

Sattler, R. A., Maruyama, J., Shehu, N. Y., Makishima, T. & Paessler, S., Aug 1 2019, In : Current Opinion in Virology. 37, p. 118-122 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Lassa virus
Hearing Loss
Animal Models
Western Africa
Mortality
22 Citations (Scopus)

Animal model of sensorineural hearing loss associated with Lassa virus infection

Yun, N. E., Ronca, S., Tamura, A., Koma, T., Seregin, A. V., Dineley, K., Miller, M., Cook, R., Shimizu, N., Walker, A. G., Smith, J. N., Fair, J. N., Wauquier, N., Bockarie, B., Khan, S. H., Makishima, T. & Paessler, S., 2016, In : Journal of Virology. 90, 6, p. 2920-2927 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lassa virus
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Lassa Fever
hearing
Virus Diseases

The role of GABAB receptors in the vestibular oculomotor system in mice

Shimizu, N., Wood, S., Kushiro, K., Perachio, A. & Makishima, T., Apr 1 2016, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 302, p. 152-159 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Baclofen
Butyric Acid
Otolithic Membrane
Eye Movements
Primates
3 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic characteristics of otolith ocular response during counter rotation about dual yaw axes in mice

Shimizu, N., Wood, S., Kushiro, K., Yanai, S., Perachio, A. & Makishima, T., Jan 9 2015, In : Neuroscience. 285, p. 204-214 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yaws
Otolithic Membrane
Eye Movements
Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex
Optokinetic Nystagmus
3 Citations (Scopus)

Preserved otolith organ function in caspase-3-deficient mice with impaired horizontal semicircular canal function

Armstrong, P. A., Wood, S. J., Shimizu, N., Kuster, K., Perachio, A. & Makishima, T., Apr 1 2015, In : Experimental Brain Research. 233, 6, p. 1825-1835 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Otolithic Membrane
Semicircular Canals
Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex
Reflex
Caspase 3

Activities 2000 2015

International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology (Journal)

Tomoko Makishima (Peer reviewer)
2015

Activity: Editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Referee, Research Grants

Tomoko Makishima (Member)
Mar 2013Mar 2014

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of peer review panel or committee

Clinical Scientist Career Development Award (K08)

Tomoko Makishima (Recipient)
Sep 2012Aug 2017

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of Award - Prize (including medals and awards)

J.F. and Jessie Seinsheimer Professorship in Otolaryngology

Tomoko Makishima (Recipient)
Nov 2010Oct 2015

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of Award - Appointment

Centralized Otolaryngology Research Efforts (CORE)

Tomoko Makishima (Member)
Mar 2007Mar 2013

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of peer review panel or committee

Prizes

Clinical Scientist Career Development Award (K08)

Tomoko Makishima (Recipient), Sep 2012

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Scholar, Translational Research Scholar Program

Tomoko Makishima (Recipient), Aug 2010

Prize: Other distinction

Translational Research Scholar

Tomoko Makishima (Recipient), Aug 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)