School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Faculty Profile

Title
Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
Phone
313 745 5788
Profile

Dr. Eishi Asano, M.D., Ph.D. is a Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine.  He has served as the Medical Director, Department of Neurodiagnostics, Children’s Hospital of Michigan since 2004.

Graduate
Tohoku University, Japan, Ph.D., 2002; Neurosurgery University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, M.S., 2007 Clinical Research Design and Statistical Analysis
Medical

Tohoku University, Japan, M.D. 1996

Residency
Miyagi National Hospital, Japan, Neurosurgery, 1996-1997; Tohoku University, Japan, Neurosurgery, 1998
Fellowships

Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Pediatric Neuroimaging Research, 1998-2002;

Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Pediatric Neurophysiology Research, 2000-2002;

Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Pediatric Neurology/Clinical Neurophysiology, 2002-2004

Interests

Epilepsy, Clinical Neurophysiology, and Human Brain Mapping

Publications

1.         Matsuzaki N*, Schwarzlose R, Nishida M*, Ofen N, Asano E.  Upright face-preferential high-gamma responses in lower-order visual areas: evidence from intracranial recordings in children. Neuroimage 2015;109:249–59. (Role: Corresponding author)

2.         Ueda K*, Brown EC*, Kojima K*, Juhász C, Asano E. Mapping mental calculation systems with electrocorticography. Clin Neurophysiol 2015;126:39-46. (Role: Corresponding author)

3.         Cho-Hisamoto Y*, Kojima K*, Brown EC*, Matsuzaki N*, Asano E. Gamma activity modulated by naming of ambiguous and unambiguous images: intracranial recording in epileptic patients. Clin Neurophysiol 2015;126:17-26. (Role: Corresponding author; featured as the cover figure)

4.         Asano E. Invited letter to the editor. Contribution of research on 'Epilepsy & Behavior' to the refinement of functional brain atlas in four dimensions. Epilepsy Behav 2014;40:86-88. (Role: Corresponding author)

5.         Brown EC*, Muzik O, Rothermel R, Juhász C, Shah AK, Fuerst D, Mittal S, Sood S, Asano E. Evaluating signal-correlated noise as a control task with language-related gamma activity on electrocorticography. Clin Neurophysiol 2014;125:1312-1323. (Role: Corresponding author)

6.         Toyoda G*, Brown EC*, Matsuzaki N*, Kojima K*, Nishida M*, Asano E. Electrocorticographic correlates of overt articulation of 44 English phonemes: intracranial recording in children with focal epilepsy. Clin Neurophysiol 2014;125:1129-1137. (Role: Corresponding author; featured as the cover figure)

7.         Brown EC*, Jeong JW, Muzik O, Rothermel R, Matsuzaki N*, Juhász C, Sood S, Asano E. Evaluating the arcuate fasciculus with combined diffusion MRI and electrocorticography. Hum Brain Mapp 2014;35:2333-2347. (Role: Corresponding author)

8.         Kojima K*, Brown EC*, Matsuzaki N*, Asano E. Animal category-preferential gamma-band responses in the lower- and higher-order visual areas. Clin Neurophysiol 2013;124:2368-2377. (Role: Corresponding author; published with an accompanying editorial)

9.         Uematsu M*, Matsuzaki N*, Brown EC*, Kojima K*, Asano E. Human occipital cortices differentially exert saccadic suppression. Neuroimage 2013;83:224-236. (Role: Corresponding author)

10.       Matsuzaki N*, Juhász C, Asano E. Cortico-cortical evoked potentials and stimulation-elicited gamma activity preferentially propagate from lower- to higher-order visual areas. Clin Neurophysiol 2013;124:1290-1296. (Role: Corresponding author)

11.       Kojima K*, Brown EC*, Matsuzaki N*, Rothermel R, Fuerst D, Shah A, Mittal S, Sood S, Asano E. Gamma activity modulated by picture and auditory naming tasks: intracranial recording in patients with focal epilepsy. Clin Neurophysiol 2013;124:1737-1744. (Role: Corresponding author; published with an accompanying editorial)

12.       Kojima K*, Brown EC*, Rothermel R, Carlson A*, Fuerst D, Matsuzaki N*, Shah A, Atkinson M, Basha M, Mittal S, Sood S, Asano E. Clinical significance and developmental changes of auditory-language-related gamma activity. Clin Neurophysiol 2013;124:857-869. (Role: Corresponding author; published with an accompanying editorial)

13.       Asano E, Brown EC*, Juhász C. How to establish causality in epilepsy surgery. Brain Dev 2013;35:706-720. (Role: Corresponding author)

14.       Brown EC*, Matsuzaki N*, Asano E. The transient effect of interictal spikes from a frontal focus on language-related gamma activity. Epilepsy Behav 2012;24:497-502. (Role: Corresponding author)

15.       Kumar G*, Juhasz C, Sood S, Asano E. Olfactory hallucinations elicited by electrical stimulation via subdural electrodes: Effects of direct stimulation of olfactory bulb and tract. Epilepsy Behav 2012;24:264-268. (Role: Corresponding author)

16.       Kojima K*, Brown EC*, Rothermel R, Carlson A*, Matsuzaki N*, Shah A, Atkinson M, Mittal S, Fuerst D, Sood S, Asano E. Multimodality language mapping in patients with left-hemispheric language dominance on Wada test. Clin Neurophysiol 2012;123:1917-1924. (Role: Corresponding author; published with an accompanying editorial)

17.       Matsuzaki N*, Juhász C, Asano E. Oscillatory modulations in human fusiform cortex during motion-induced blindness: intracranial recording. Clin Neurophysiol 2012;123:1925-1930. (Role: Corresponding author)

18.       Brown EC*, Muzik O, Rothermel R, Matsuzaki N*, Juhász C, Shah AK, Atkinson MD, Fuerst D, Mittal S, Sood S, Diwadkar VA, Asano E. Evaluating reverse speech as a control task with language-related gamma-oscillations on electrocorticography. Neuroimage 2012;60:2335-2345. (Role: Corresponding author)

19.       Cho-Hisamoto Y*, Kojima K*, Brown EC*, Matsuzaki N*, Asano E. Cooing- and babbling-related gamma-oscillations during infancy: intracranial recording. Epilepsy Behav 2012;23:494-496. (Role: Corresponding author; featured as the cover figure)

20.       Nagasawa T*, Juhász C, Rothermel R, Hoechstetter K, Sood S, Asano E. Spontaneous and visually-driven high-frequency oscillations in the occipital cortex: Intracranial recording in epileptic patients. Hum Brain Mapp 2012;33:569-583. (Role: Corresponding author)

21.       Matsuzaki N*, Nagasawa T*, Juhasz C, Sood S, Asano E. Independent predictors of neuronal adaptation in human primary visual cortex measured with high-gamma activity. Neuroimage 2012;59:1639-1646. (Role: Corresponding author)

22.       Nariai H*, Matsuzaki N*, Juhász C, Nagasawa T*, Sood S, Chugani HT, Asano E. Ictal high-frequency oscillations coupled with delta phase in epileptic spasms. Epilepsia 2011;52:e130-e134. (Role: Corresponding author)

23.       Koga S*, Rothermel R, Juhász C, Nagasawa T*, Sood S, Asano E. Electrocorticographic correlates of cognitive control in a Stroop task. -Intracranial recording in epileptic patients- Hum Brain Mapp 2011;32:1580-1591. (Role: Corresponding author)

24.       Nagasawa T*, Matsuzaki N*, Juhász C, Hanazawa A, Shah A, Mittal S, Sood S,  Asano E. Occipital gamma-oscillations modulated during eye movement tasks: simultaneous eye tracking and electrocorticography recording. Neuroimage 2011;58:1101-1109. (Role: Corresponding author)

25.       Wu H*, Nagasawa T*, Brown EC*, Juhász C, Rothermel R, Hoechstetter K, Shah A, Mittal S, Fuerst D, Sood S, Asano E. Gamma-oscillations modulated by picture naming and word reading: Intracranial recording in epileptic patients. Clin Neurophysiol 2011;122:1929-2942. (Role: Corresponding author; featured as the cover figure)

26.       Nariai H*, Nagasawa T*, Juhasz C, Sood S, Chugani HT, Asano E. Statistical mapping of ictal high-frequency oscillations in epileptic spasms. Epilepsia 2011;52:63-74. (Role: Corresponding author)

27.       Thampratankul L*, Nagasawa T*, Rothermel R, Juhasz C, Sood S, Asano E. Cortical Gamma-Oscillations Modulated by Word Association Tasks. - Intracranial Recording - Epilepsy Behav 2010;18:116-118. (Role: Corresponding author)

28.       Nagasawa T*, Rothermel R, Juhász C, Nishida M*, Sood S, Asano E. Cortical gamma-oscillations modulated by visuomotor tasks -Intracranial recording in patients with epilepsy- Epilepsy Behav 2010;18:254-261. (Role: Corresponding author)

29.       Nagasawa T*, Rothermel R, Juhász C, Fukuda M*, Nishida M*, Akiyama T, Sood S, Asano E. Cortical gamma-oscillations modulated by auditory-motor tasks. -Intracranial recording in patients with epilepsy- Hum Brain Mapp 2010;31:1627-1642. (Role: Corresponding author)

30.       Fukuda M*, Juhász C, Hoechstetter K, Sood S, Asano E. Somatosensory-related gamma-, beta- and alpha-augmentation precedes alpha-beta attenuation in humans. Clin Neurophysiol 2010;121:366-375. (Role: Corresponding author; published with an accompanying editorial)

31.       Fukuda M*, Rothermel R, Juhász C, Nishida M*, Sood S, Asano E. Cortical gamma-oscillations modulated by listening and overt repetition of phonemes. Neuroimage 2010;49:2735-2745. (Role: Corresponding author)

32.       Nishida M*, Sood S, Asano E. In-vivo animation of midazolam-induced electrocorticographic changes in humans. J Neurol Sci 2009;287:151-158. (Role: Corresponding author)

33.       Asano E, Juhász C, Shah A, Sood S, Chugani HT. Role of subdural electrocorticography in prediction of long-term seizure outcome in epilepsy surgery. Brain 2009;132:1038-1047. (Role: Corresponding author)

34.       Juhász C, Asano E, Shah A, Chugani DC, Batista CE, Muzik O, Sood S, Chugani HT. Focal Decreases of Cortical GABA-A Receptor Binding Remote from the Primary Seizure Focus: What Do They Indicate? Epilepsia 2009;50:240-250. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)

35.       Asano E, Nishida M*, Fukuda M*, Rothermel R, Juhász C, Sood S. Differential visually-induced gamma-oscillations in human cerebral cortex. Neuroimage 2009;45:477-489. (Role: Corresponding author)

36.       Nishida M*, Juhász C, Sood S, Chugani HT, Asano E. Cortical Glucose Metabolism Positively Correlates with Gamma-Oscillations in Nonlesional Focal Epilepsy. Neuroimage 2008;42:1275-1284. (Role: Corresponding author)

37.       Fukuda M*, Nishida M*, Juhász C, Muzik O, Sood S, Chugani HT, Asano E. Short-Latency Median-Nerve Somatosensory-Evoked Potentials and Induced Gamma-Oscillations in Humans. Brain 2008;131:1793-1805. (Role: Corresponding author)

38.       Brown EC*, Rothermel R, Nishida M*, Juhász C, Muzik O, Sood S, Chugani HT, Asano E. In-Vivo Animation of Auditory-Language-Induced Gamma-Oscillations in Children with Intractable Focal Epilepsy. Neuroimage 2008;41:1120-1131. (Role: Corresponding author)

39.       Nishida M*, Asano E, Juhász C, Muzik O, Sood S, Chugani HT. Cortical glucose metabolism correlates negatively with delta-slowing and spike-frequency in epilepsy associated with tuberous sclerosis. Hum Brain Mapp 2008;29:1255-1264. (Role: Corresponding author)

40.       Haseeb A*, Asano E, Juhasz C, Shah A, Sood S, Chugani HT. Young patients with focal seizures may have the primary motor area for the hand in the postcentral gyrus. Epilepsy Res 2007;76:131-139. (Role: Corresponding author)

41.       Asano E, Mihaylova T*, Juhász C, Sood S, Chugani HT. Effect of sleep on interictal spikes and distribution of sleep spindles on electrocorticography in children with focal epilepsy. Clin Neurophysiol 2007;118:1360-1368. (Role: Corresponding author)

42.       Asano E. A public outreach in epilepsy surgery using a serial novel on BLOG. –a preliminary report- Brain Dev 2007;29:102-104. (Role: Corresponding author)

43.       Asano E, Pawlak C, Shah A, Shah J, Luat AF*, Ahn-Ewing J, Chugani HT. The Diagnostic Value of Initial Long-term Video-EEG Monitoring in Children. –Review of 1000 Cases- Epilepsy Res 2005;66:129-135. (Role: Corresponding author)

44.       Asano E, Juhász C, Shah A, Muzik O, Chugani DC,  Shah J, Sood S, Chugani HT. Origin and Propagation of Epileptic Spasms Delineated on Electrocorticography. Epilepsia 2005;46:1086-1097. (Role: Corresponding author)

45.       Asano E, Muzik O, Shah A, Juhász C, Chugani DC, Kagawa K, Benedek K, Sood S, Gotman J, Chugani HT. Quantitative Visualization of Ictal Subdural EEG Changes in Children with Neocortical Focal Seizures. Clin Neurophysiol 2004;115:2718-2727. (Role: Corresponding author)

46.       Asano E, Benedek K, Shah A, Juhász C, Shah J, Chugani DC, Muzik O, Sood S, Chugani HT. Is intraoperative electrocorticography reliable in children with intractable neocortical epilepsy? Epilepsia 2004;45:1091-1099. (Role: Corresponding author)

47.       Asano E, Muzik O, Shah A, Juhász C, Chugani DC, Sood S, Janisse J, Ergun EL, Ahn-Ewing J, Shen C, Gotman J, Chugani HT. Quantitative Interictal Subdural EEG Analyses in Children with Neocortical Epilepsy. Epilepsia 2003;44:425-434.

48.       Asano E, Chugani DC, Muzik O, Behen M, Janisse J, Rothermel R, Mangner TJ, Chakraborty PK, Chugani HT. Autism in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex is Related to Both Cortical and Subcortical Dysfunction. Neurology 2001;57:1269-1277. (published as a highlight and selected for news release from the American Academy of Neurology)

49.       Asano E, Chugani DC, Muzik O, Shen C, Juhász C, Janisse J, Ager J, Canady A, Shah JR, Shah AK, Watson C, Chugani HT. Multimodality Imaging for Improved Detection of Epileptogenic Foci in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex. Neurology 2000;54:1976-1984.

Awards & Honors

Editorial Board Member in Clinical Neurophysiology: Official Journal of

the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology. Since 2009.

                                          

Editorial Board Member in Brain and Development: Official Journal of

the Japanese Society of Child Neurology. Since 2009.

Other Information

Grant funding from National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). Title: Functional Brain Mapping in Pediatric Neurosurgery. Period: 2009-2019.