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1988 …2019

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2010

Fatigue-induced changes in synergistic muscle force do not match tendon elongation

Mitsukawa, N., Sugisaki, N., Miyamoto, N., Yanai, T., Kanehisa, H., Fukunaga, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2010 May 1, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 43, 8, p. 1632-1634 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Influence of muscle anatomical cross-sectional area on the moment arm length of the triceps brachii muscle at the elbow joint

Sugisaki, N., Wakahara, T., Miyamoto, N., Murata, K., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2010 Oct 19, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 43, 14, p. 2844-2847 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Joint angle dependence of intermuscle difference in postactivation potentiation

Miyamoto, N., Mitsukawa, N., Sugisaki, N., Fukunaga, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2010 Apr 1, In : Muscle and Nerve. 41, 4, p. 519-523 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Shift in optimal joint angle of the ankle dorsiflexors following eccentric exercise

Lee, H. D., Kim, S. J., Lee, D. Y., Kurihara, T., Lee, Y. S. & Kawakami, Y., 2010 Jun 1, In : Experimental Mechanics. 50, 5, p. 661-666 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Shift in optimal joint angle of the ankle dorsiflexors following eccentric exercise

Lee, H. D., Kim, S. J., Lee, D. Y., Kurihara, T., Lee, Y. S. & Kawakami, Y., 2010 Dec 1, In : Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics, Inc.. 67, p. 661-666 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Variability of limb muscle size in young men

Wakahara, T., Takeshita, K., Kato, E., Miyatani, M., Tanaka, N. I., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2010 Mar 1, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 22, 1, p. 55-59 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Development of an equation for predicting body surface area based on three-dimensional photonic image scanning

Shitara, K., Takai, Y., Ohta, M., Wakahara, T., Kanehisa, H., Fukunaga, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2009 Aug, In : japanese journal of physical fitness and sports medicine. 58, 4, p. 463-474 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of knee joint angle on the fascicle behavior of the gastrocnemius muscle during eccentric plantar flexions

Wakahara, T., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2009 Oct 1, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 19, 5, p. 980-987 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence for intermuscle difference in postactivation potentiation in the human triceps surae: A mechanomyographic study

Miyamoto, N., Fukunaga, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2009 May 1, In : Muscle and Nerve. 39, 5, p. 703-706 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Fatigue-related changes in fascicle-tendon geometry over repeated contractions: Difference between synergist muscles

Mitsukawa, N., Sugisaki, N., Kanehisa, H., Fukunaga, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2009 Sep 1, In : Muscle and Nerve. 40, 3, p. 395-401 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Muscle volume compared to cross-sectional area is more appropriate for evaluating muscle strength in young and elderly individuals

Akagi, R., Takai, Y., Ohta, M., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2009 Sep 4, In : Age and Ageing. 38, 5, p. 564-569 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Citations (Scopus)

Relationships between muscle strength and indices of muascle cross-sectional area determined during maximal voluntary contraction in middle-aged and elderly individuals

Akagi, R., Tarai, Y., Kato, E., Fukuda, M., Wakahara, T., Ohta, M., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2009 Jul 1, In : Journal of strength and conditioning research. 23, 4, p. 1258-1262 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Sit-to-stand test to evaluate knee extensor muscle size and strength in the elderly: A novel approach

Takai, Y., Ohta, M., Akagi, R., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2009 Sep 3, In : Journal of physiological anthropology. 28, 3, p. 123-128 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

Stroke power consistency and 2000 m rowing performance in varsity rowers

Shimoda, M., Fukunaga, T., Higuchi, M. & Kawakami, Y., 2009 Feb 1, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 19, 1, p. 83-86 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of fascicle behavior on the lack of velocity dependence in eccentric joint torque in humans: in Vivo observation

Chino, K., Mitsukawa, N., Kobayashi, K., Miyoshi, Y., Oda, T., Kanehisa, H., Fukunaga, T., Fukashiro, S. & Kawakami, Y., 2009 May, In : Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 25, 2, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Establishing a new index of muscle cross-sectional area and its relationship with isometric muscle strength

Akagi, R., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2008 Jan, In : Journal of strength and conditioning research. 22, 1, p. 82-87 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo fascicle behavior of synergistic muscles in concentric and eccentric plantar flexions in humans

Chino, K., Oda, T., Kurihara, T., Nagayoshi, T., Yoshikawa, K., Kanehisa, H., Fukunaga, T., Fukashiro, S. & Kawakami, Y., 2008 Feb 1, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 18, 1, p. 79-88 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Muscle force per cross-sectional area is inversely related with pennation angle in strength trained athletes

Ikegawa, S., Funato, K., Tsunoda, N., Kanehisa, H., Fukunaga, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2008 Jan, In : Journal of strength and conditioning research. 22, 1, p. 128-131 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)
41 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Fascicle behavior of medial gastrocnemius muscle in extended and flexed knee positions

Wakahara, T., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2007 Jun 29, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 40, 10, p. 2291-2298 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo behavior of muscle fascicles and tendinous tissues in human tibialis anterior muscle during twitch contraction

Oda, T., Himeno, R., C Hay, D., Chino, K., Kurihara, T., Nagayoshi, T., Kanehisa, H., Fukunaga, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2007 Oct 11, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 40, 14, p. 3114-3120 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo behavior of muscle fascicles and tendinous tissues of human gastrocnemius and soleus muscles during twitch contraction

Oda, T., Kanehisa, H., Chino, K., Kurihara, T., Nagayoshi, T., Fukunaga, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2007 Oct 1, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 17, 5, p. 587-595 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Human skeletal muscle size and architecture: Variability and interdependence

Kawakami, Y., Abe, T., Kanehisa, H. & Fukunaga, T., 2006 Nov 1, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 18, 6, p. 845-848 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Mapping activation levels of skeletal muscle in healthy volunteers: An MRI study

Kinugasa, R., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2006 Dec 1, In : Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 24, 6, p. 1420-1425 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

New insights into In vivo human skeletal muscle function

Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2006 Jan 1, In : Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews. 34, 1, p. 16-21 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

39 Citations (Scopus)

Quantitative assessment of skeletal muscle activation using muscle functional MRI

Kinugasa, R., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2006 Jun 1, In : Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 24, 5, p. 639-644 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Modeling and simulating the deformation of human skeletal muscle based on anatomy and physiology

Lemos, R. R., Rokne, J., Baranoski, G. V. G., Kawakami, Y. & Kurihara, T., 2005 Jul 1, In : Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds. 16, 3-4, p. 319-330 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Muscle activation and its distribution within human triceps surae muscles

Kinugasa, R., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2005 Sep 1, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 99, 3, p. 1149-1156 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)
2004

The accuracy of volume estimates using ultrasound muscle thickness measurements in different muscle groups

Miyatani, M., Kanehisa, H., Ito, M., Kawakami, Y. & Eukunaga, T., 2004 Mar 1, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 91, 2-3, p. 264-272 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

165 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Effect of gender on mechanical power output during repeated bouts of maximal running in trained teenagers

Yanagiya, T., Kanehisa, H., Kouzaki, M., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2003 May 1, In : International journal of sports medicine. 24, 4, p. 304-310 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Fascicle arrangements of vastus lateralis and gastrocnemius muscles in highly trained soccer players and swimmers of both genders

Kanehisa, H., Muraoka, Y., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2003 Feb 1, In : International journal of sports medicine. 24, 2, p. 90-95 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Resistance training during unweighting maintains muscle size and function in human calf

Akima, H., Ushiyama, J. I., Kubo, J., Tonosaki, S. I., Itoh, M., Kawakami, Y., Fukuoka, H., Kanehisa, H. & Fukunaga, T., 2003 Apr 1, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 35, 4, p. 655-662 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Effect of series elasticity on isokinetic torque-angle relationship in humans

Kawakami, Y., Kubo, K., Kanehisa, H. & Fukunaga, T., 2002 Dec 1, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 87, 4-5, p. 381-387 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of equivolume isometric training programs comprising medium or high resistance on muscle size and strength

Kanehisa, H., Nagareda, H., Kawakami, Y., Akima, H., Masani, K., Kouzaki, M. & Fukunaga, T., 2002 Jun 1, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 87, 2, p. 112-119 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo determination of fascicle curvature in contracting human skeletal muscles

Muramatsu, T., Muraoka, T., Kawakami, Y., Shibayamaand, A. & Fukunaga, T., 2002 Jul 3, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 92, 1, p. 129-134 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

89 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo muscle fibre behaviour during counter-movement exercise in humans reveals a significant role for tendon elasticity

Kawakami, Y., Muraoka, T., Ito, S., Kanehisa, H. & Fukunaga, T., 2002 Apr 15, In : Journal of Physiology. 540, 2, p. 635-646 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

153 Citations (Scopus)

Length change of human gastrocnemius aponeurosis and tendon during passive joint motion

Muraoka, T., Muramatsu, T., Takeshita, D., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2002 Sep 2, In : Cells Tissues Organs. 171, 4, p. 260-268 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement of viscoelastic properties of tendon structures in vivo

Kubo, K., Kawakami, Y., Kanehisa, H. & Fukunaga, T., 2002 Jan 1, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 12, 1, p. 3-8 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Citations (Scopus)

Muscle and tendon interaction during human movements

Fukunaga, T., Kawakami, Y., Kubo, K. & Kanehisa, H., 2002 Jan 1, In : Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews. 30, 3, p. 106-110 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

96 Citations (Scopus)

Muscle and tendon relations in humans: Power enhancement in counter-movement exercise

Fukunaga, T., Kawakami, Y., Muraoka, T. & Kanehisa, H., 2002 Sep 11, In : Advances in experimental medicine and biology. 508, p. 501-505 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Superficial aponeurosis of human gastrocnemius is elongated during contraction: Implications for modeling muscle-tendon unit

Muramatsu, T., Muraoka, T., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2002 Jan 15, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 35, 2, p. 217-223 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Changes in aponeurotic dimensions upon muscle shortening: In vivo observations in man

Maganaris, C. N., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2001 Jan 1, In : Journal of Anatomy. 199, 4, p. 449-456 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in muscle size, architecture, and neural activation after 20 days of bed rest with and without resistance exercise

Kawakami, Y., Akima, H., Kubo, K., Muraoka, Y., Hasegawa, H., Kouzaki, M., Imai, M., Suzuki, Y., Gunji, A., Kanehisa, H. & Fukunaga, T., 2001 Jan 1, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 84, 1-2, p. 7-12 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

124 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of repeated muscle contractions on the tendon structures in humans

Kubo, K., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2001 Mar 10, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 84, 1-2, p. 162-166 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Citations (Scopus)

Growth changes in the elastic properties of human tendon structures

Kubo, K., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukanaga, T., 2001 Mar 17, In : International journal of sports medicine. 22, 2, p. 138-143 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of static stretching on viscoelastic properties of human tendon structures in vivo

Kubo, K., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2001 Feb 15, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 90, 2, p. 520-527 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

237 Citations (Scopus)

Influences of repetitive muscle contractions with different modes on tendon elasticity in vivo

Kubo, K., Kanehisa, H., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2001 Jul 5, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 91, 1, p. 277-282 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo behaviour of human muscle tendon during walking

Fukunaga, T., Kubo, K., Kawakami, Y., Fukashiro, S., Kanehisa, H. & Maganaris, C. N., 2001 Feb 7, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 268, 1464, p. 229-233 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

371 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo mechanical properties of proximal and distal aponeuroses in human tibialis anterior muscle

Muramatsu, T., Muraoka, T., Takeshita, D., Kawakami, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2001 Dec 31, In : Cells Tissues Organs. 170, 2-3, p. 162-169 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical properties of tendon and aponeurosis of human gastrocnemius muscle in vivo

Muramatsu, T., Muraoka, T., Takeshita, D., Kawakami, Y., Hirano, Y. & Fukunaga, T., 2001 May 3, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 90, 5, p. 1671-1678 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

169 Citations (Scopus)