School of Medicine Department of Anatomy 


Researcher Information


  • 博士(医学)

Field Of Study

  • Anatomy, General anatomy (including histology/embryology)

Mail Address


Educational Background

  • 2005 - 2009, 信州大学大学院
Research activity information


  • The calcaneofibular ligament groove at the inferior fibula, an ultrasonographic anatomical landmark
    Akira Kakegawa; Norimi Sumitomo; Ayata Nagira; Yuko Ichinose; Nanae Fukushima
    Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy, 2024, Refereed
    Lead, Corresponding電子ジャーナル
  • Difference in the fibular attachment structure between the superior and inferior fascicles of the anterior talofibular ligament using ultrasonography and histological examinations
    Kakegawa A, Fukushima N, Sumitomo N, Nagira A, Ichinose Y
    Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy, 44(12), 1513-1520, 2022
  • Relationship between inferior fascicle of anterior talofibular ligament and articular capsule in lateral ankle ligament complex
    Kakegawa A, Fukushima N, Sumitomo N, Nagira A, Ichinose Y, Moriizumi T
    Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy, 44(2), 253-259, 2022
    Lead, Corresponding
  • Hypoglossal nerve injury with long nerve resection leading to slow motoneuron death
    Fukushima N, Kobayashi T, Kakegawa A, Sumitomo N, Nagira A, Moriizumi T
    NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, 715, 134668, 2020
  • Continuous and connective fibers of the lateral ankle ligament complex
    Kakegawa A, Fukushima N, Sumitomo N, Nagira A, Moriizumi T, Mori Y
    The journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery, 59, 679-684, 2020
  • Independent Attachment of Lateral Ankle Ligaments: Anterior Talofibular and Calcaneofibular Ligaments
    Kakegawa A, Mori Y, Tsuchiya A, Fukushima N, Sumitomo N, Moriizumi T
    The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, 58, 712-722, 2019
  • Effect of graded nerve pressure injuries on motor function.
    Karasawa M, Yokouchi K, Kakegawa A, Kawagishi K, Moriizumi T, Fukushima N.
    J Neurosurg, 122(6), 1438-43, Jun. 2015電子ジャーナル
  • Correlation between motor function and axonal morphology in neonatally sciatic nerve-injured rats.
    Kakegawa A, Yokouchi K, Itsubo T, Kawagishi K, Karasawa M, Moriizumi T, Fukushima N.
    Anat Sci Int, 90(2), 97-103, Mar. 2015電子ジャーナル
  • Bony Landmarks of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tibial Footprint: A Detailed Analysis Comparing Three-Dimensional Computed Tomography Images to Visual and Histological Evaluations
    Tensho K, Shimodaira H, Aoki T, Narita N, Kato H, Kakegawa A, Fukushima N, Moriizumi T, Fujii M, Fujinaga Y, Saito N
    Am J Sports Med, 42, 1433-1440, 2014
  • Quantitative analysis of survival of hypoglossal neurons in neonatally nerve-injured rats: Correlation with milk intake
    Fukushima N, Yokouchi K, Kawagishi K, Kakegawa A, Sumitomo N, Karasawa M, Moriizumi T
    Arch Oral Biol, 59, 616-620, 2014
  • Re-evaluation of spontaneous regeneration of the lateral olfactory tract
    M; Yokouchi, K; Sekiguchi, Y; Fukushima, N; Kawagishi, K; Kakegawa, A; Sumitomo N; Moriizumi, T
    Neurosci Res, 68, 15-21, 2010
  • Tyrosine hydroxylase-immunoreactive fibers inhuman vagus nerve
    Kawagishi, K; Fukushima, N; Yokouchi, K; Sumitomo, N; Kakegawa A; Moriizumi, T
    J Clin Neurosci, 15, 1023-1026, 2008
  • Functional role of lingual nerve in breastfeeding
    Yokouchi, K; Fukushima, N; Kakegawa, A; Kawagishi, K; Fukuyama, T; Moriizumi, T
  • Motor neurons essential for normal sciatic function in neonatally nerve-injured rats
    kakegawa A, Yokouchi K, Fukushima N ,Fukuyama T, Moriizumi T
    NEUROREPORT, 17(11), 1149-52, 2006
  • Differential effects of hypoglossal and facial nerve injuries on survival and growth of rats at different developmental stages
    Fukuyama, T; Yokouchi, K; Fukushima, N; Kawagishi, K; Kakegawa, A; Moriizumi, T
  • Roles of neonatal sensory systems for suckling
    Yokouchi, K; Fukushima, N; Fukuyama, T; Kakegawa, A; Moriizumi, T
    NEUROSCIENCE RESEARCH, 55, S157-S157, 2006
  • Functional neural plasticity of the neonatal hypoglossal nerve for effective suckling
    Fukushima, N; Yokouchi, K; Fukuyama, T; Kakegawa, A; Moriizumi, T
    NEUROSCIENCE RESEARCH, 55, S125-S125, 2006