School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Eishi Asano, MD, PhD, MS

 


Honors/Awards
1. Recognition of Outstanding Research Performed during Fellowship Training at Children's Hospital of Michigan (June 2002 as well as June 2003).


2. Young Investigator Award. The 57th Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Boston, MA (December, 2003).


3. Wolf W. Zuelzer Fellow Research Award. Children's Hospital of Michigan (June 2004).


4. Travel Fellowship Award. The 58th Annual Meeting of the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Montreal, PQ (October 2004).


5. Associate Editor. Journal of Pediatric Neurology (2005 – 2006).


6. Juhn and Mary Wada Prize. Japan Epilepsy Society (September 28, 2006).

 
7. USA Editor. Journal of Pediatric Neurology (2006 – 2007).

 
8. School of Medicine College Teaching Award. Wayne State University (October 2008).


9. Editorial Board Member. Clinical Neurophysiology - Official Journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology (2009 - present).

 
10. Editorial Board Member. Brain and Development - Official Journal of the Japanese Society of Child Neurology (2009 - present).

 
11. Service Award. Wayne State University (June 2009).


 
Grants


1. Quantitative Multimodality Analyses in Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery.                 
Period: July 1, 2004 – June 30, 2009.                                                        
Agency: National Institutes of Health (NINDS).                                         
Role: Principal Investigator.                                                            
K23NS047550.

2. Functional Brain Mapping in Pediatric Neurosurgery.
Period: March 1, 2009 – February 28, 2014.       
Agency: National Institutes of Health (NINDS).                                         
Role: Principal Investigator.
RO1NS064033.  

        


Selected Publications - Reports of Original Work (*: students or trainees)

 

  1. Eishi Asano. Diane C. Chugani, Otto Muzik, Chenggang Shen, Csaba Juhász, James Janisse, Joel Ager, Alexa Canady, Jagdish R. Shah, Aashit K. Shah, Craig Watson, Harry T. Chugani. Multimodality Imaging for Improved Detection of Epileptogenic Foci in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex. Neurology 2000;54:1976-1984.
  2. Eishi Asano, Helena Kuivaniemi, A. H. M. Mahbubul Huq, Gerard Tromp, Michael Behen, Robert Rothermel, Joy Herron, Diane C. Chugani. A Study on Novel Polymorphisms in the Upstream Region of Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide Receptor Type 2 Gene in Autism. Journal of Child Neurology 2001;16:357-363.(Expedited Article)
  3. Joon Soo Lee, Eishi Asano, Otto Muzik, Diane C. Chugani, Csaba Juhász, Zoltán Pfund, Michael Behen, Harry T. Chugani. Sturge-Weber Syndrome with Unihemispheric Involvement:Correlation between Clinical Characteristics and FDG PET Findings. Neurology 2001;57:189-195.(Role: Study concept and design; acquisition of data; analysis and interpretation of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  4. Eishi Asano, Diane C. Chugani, Otto Muzik, Michael Behen, James Janisse, Robert Rothermel,Thomas J. Mangner, Pulak K. Chakraborty, Harry T. Chugani. 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 [October 2001])

  1. Eishi Asano, Otto Muzik, Aashit Shah, Csaba Juhász, Diane C. Chugani, Sandeep Sood, James Janisse, Eser Lay Ergun, Judy Ahn-Ewing, Chenggang Shen, Jean Gotman, Harry T. Chugani. Quantitative Interictal Subdural EEG Analyses in Children with Neocortical Epilepsy. Epilepsia 2003;44:425-434.
  2. Csaba Juhász, Diane C. Chugani, Otto Muzik, Aashit Shah, Eishi Asano, Thomas J. Mangner, Pulak K. Chakraborty, Sandeep Sood, Harry T. Chugani.Alpha-methyl-L-tryptophan PET detects epileptogenic cortex in children with intractable epilepsy.Neurology 2003;60:960-968.(Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript; Published as a Highlight)
  3. Jagdish R. Shah, Csaba Juhász, William J. Kupsky, Eishi Asano, Sandeep Sood, Daniel Fain, Harry T. Chugani. Rasmussen Encephalitis Associated with Parry-Romberg Syndrome. Neurology 2003;61:395-397. (Role: Acquisition of data)
  4. Csaba Juhász, Diane C. Chugani, Uma N. Padhye,Otto Muzik, Aashit Shah, Eishi Asano,Tom J. Mangner, Pulak K. Chakraborty, Sandeep Sood, Harry T. Chugani.Evaluation with alpha[11C]methyl-L-tryptophan PET for Reoperation after Failed Epilepsy Surgery. Epilepsia 2004;45:124-130. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  5. Eishi Asano, Krisztina Benedek, Aashit Shah, Csaba Juhász, Jagdish Shah,Diane C.Chugani,Otto Muzik, Sandeep Sood, Harry T.Chugani.Is intraoperative electrocorticography reliable inchildren with intractable neocortical epilepsy? Epilepsia 2004;45:1091-1099.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Eishi Asano, Otto Muzik, Aashit Shah, Csaba Juhász, Diane C. Chugani, Kenji Kagawa, Krisztina Benedek, Sandeep Sood, Jean Gotman, Harry T. Chugani. Quantitative Visualization of Ictal Subdural EEG Changes in Children with Neocortical Focal Seizures. Clinical Neurophysiology 2004;115:2718-2727.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Kenji Kagawa, Diane C. Chugani, Eishi Asano, Csaba Juhász, Otto Muzik, Aashit Shah, Jagdish Shah, Sandeep Sood, William J. Kupsky, Thomas J. Mangner, Pulak K. Chakraborty, Harry T. Chugani. Epilepsy Surgery Outcome in Children with TuberousSclerosis Studied with α[11C]methyl-L-tryptophan PET. Journal of Child Neurology 2005;20:429-438. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Eishi Asano,Csaba Juhász, Aashit Shah, Otto Muzik, Diane C. Chugani, Jagdish Shah, Sandeep Sood, Harry T. Chugani. Origin and Propagation of Epileptic Spasms Delineated on Electrocorticography. Epilepsia 2005;46:1086-1097.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Aimee F. Luat*, Eishi Asano, Csaba Juhász, Sreenivasa R. Chandana, Aashit Shah, Sandeep Sood, Harry T. Chugani. Relationship between Brain Glucose PET and EEG in Children with Continuous Spike and Wave during Slow Wave Sleep. Journal of Child Neurology 2005;20:682-90. (Role: Study concept and design; acquisition of data; analysis and interpretation of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Eishi Asano, Carol Pawlak, Aashit Shah, Jagdish Shah, Aimee F. Luat*, Judy Ahn-Ewing, Harry T. Chugani. The Diagnostic Value of Initial Long-term Video-EEG Monitoring in Children. –Review of 1000 Cases- Epilepsy Research 2005;66:129-135.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Sanjay N. Rakhade, Bin Yao, Sharlin Ahmed, Eishi Asano, Thomas L. Beaumont, Aashit Shah,Sorin Draghici, Raul Krauss, Harry T. Chugani, Sandeep Sood, Jeffrey A Loeb. Persistent Activity-Dependent Activation of Learning and Memory Pathways in Human Epileptic Foci. Annals of Neurology 2005;58:736-747. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Tomomi Kimiwada, Csaba Juhász, Malek Makki, Otto Muzik, Diane C. Chugani, Eishi Asano, Harry T. Chugani. Hippocampal and Thalamic Diffusion Abnormalities in Children with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. Epilepsia 2006;47:167-175. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  3. Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano, Harry T. Chugani. Significance of preserving vein of Labbe in epilepsy surgery involving temporal lobe resection. Journal of Neurosurgery 2006;105:210-213. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  4. Eishi Asano. A public outreach in epilepsy surgery using a serial novel on BLOG. –a preliminary report- Brain and Development 2007;29:102-104.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Aash K Shah, Darren Fuerst, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano, Judy Ahn-Ewing, Carol Pawlak, Harry T Chugani. Seizures lead to elevation of intracranial pressure in children undergoing invasive EEG monitoring. Epilepsia 2007;48:1097-1103. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Eishi Asano, Temenuzhka Mihaylova*,Csaba Juhász, Sandeep Sood, and Harry T Chugani.Effect of sleep on interictal spikes and distribution of sleep spindles on electrocorticography in children with focal epilepsy. Clinical Neurophysiology 2007;118:1360-1368.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Otto Muzik, Diane C Chugani, Guangyu Zou, Jing Hua, Yi Lu, Shiyong Lu, Eishi Asano, Harry T Chugani. Multimodality Data Integration in Epilepsy. International Journal of Biomedical Imaging 2007. doi:10.1155/2007/13963 (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Ateeq Haseeb*, Eishi Asano, Csaba Juhasz, Aashit Shah, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani. Young patients with focal seizures may have the primary motor area for the hand in the postcentral gyrus. Epilepsy Research 2007;76:131-139.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Sanjay N Rakhade, Aashit K Shah, Rajeev Agarwal, Bin Yao, Eishi Asano, Jeffrey A Loeb. Activity-dependent gene expression correlates with interictal spiking in human neocortical epilepsy. Epilepsia 2007;48(Suppl5):86-95. (Role: Acquisition of data)
  2. Masaaki Nishida*, Eishi Asano, Csaba Juhász, Otto Muzik, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani. Cortical glucose metabolism correlates negatively with delta-slowing and spike-frequency in epilepsy associated with tuberous sclerosis. Human Brain Mapping 2008;29:1255-1264.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Erik C Brown*, Robert Rothermel, Masaaki Nishida*, Csaba Juhász, Otto Muzik, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani, Eishi Asano. In-Vivo Animation of Auditory-Language-Induced Gamma-Oscillations in Children with Intractable Focal Epilepsy. NeuroImage 2008;41:1120-1131.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Miho Fukuda*, Masaaki Nishida*, Csaba Juhász, Otto Muzik, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani, Eishi Asano. Short-Latency Median-Nerve Somatosensory-Evoked Potentials and Induced Gamma-Oscillations in Humans. Brain 2008;131:1793-1805.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Masaaki Nishida*, Csaba Juhász, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani, Eishi Asano. Cortical Glucose Metabolism Positively Correlates with Gamma-Oscillations in Nonlesional Focal Epilepsy. NeuroImage 2008;42:1275-1284.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano, Harry T Chugani. Role of external ventriculostomy in the management of fever after hemispherectomy. Journal of Neurosurgery Pediatrics 2008;2:427-429. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Eishi Asano, Masaaki Nishida*, Miho Fukuda*, Robert Rothermel, Csaba Juhász, Sandeep Sood. Differential visually-induced gamma-oscillations in human cerebral cortex. NeuroImage 2009;45:477-489.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Csaba Juhász, Eishi Asano, Aashit Shah, Diane C Chugani, Carlos EA Batista, Otto Muzik, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani. 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)
  2. Ruth Roeder, Kathryn Roeder, Eishi Asano, Harry T Chugani. Depression and Mental Health Help-Seeking Behaviors in a Predominantly African-American Population of Children and Adolescents with Epilepsy. Epilepsia 2009;50:1943-1952. (Role: Study concept and design; analysis and interpretation of data; statistical analysis; critical revision of the manuscript)
  3. Eishi Asano, Csaba Juhász, Aashit Shah, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani. Role of subdural electrocorticography in prediction oflong-term seizure outcome in epilepsy surgery. Brain 2009;132:1038-1047.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Bálint Alkonyi, Csaba Juhász, Otto Muzik, Eishi Asano, Anita Saporta, Aashit Shah, Harry T Chugani. Quantitative brain surface mapping of an electrophysiologic/metabolic mismatch in human neocortical epilepsy. Epilepsy Research 2009;87:77-87. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Oleg Korzyukova, Eishi Asano, Valentina Gumenyuk, Csaba Juhász, Michael Wagner, Robert D Rothermel,Harry T Chugani. Intracranial recording of auditory brain responses elicited at the 50 ms latency in children aged from 3 to 16 years. Brain Topography 2009;22:166-175 (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  3. Masaaki Nishida*, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. In-vivo animation of midazolam-induced electrocorticographic changes in humans. Journal of the Neurological Sciences 2009;287:151-158.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Ajay Kumar*, Csaba Juhász, Eishi Asano, Senthil K Sundaram, Diane C Chugani, Harry T Chugani. Diffusion Tensor Imaging Study of the Cortical Origin and Course of the Corticospinal Tract in Normal Children.American Journal of Neuroradiology 2009;30:1963-1970. (Role: Study concept and design; analysis and interpretation of data; statistical analysis; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Aashit K Shah, Marie D Atkinson, Preeti Gupta, Imad Zak, Craig E Watson, Robert Rothermel, Eishi Asano, Darren Fuerst. Shivering During Intracarotid Amobarbital Procedure and Human Thermoregulation. Epilepsia 2010;51:745-751. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  3. Miho Fukuda*, Robert Rothermel, Csaba Juhász, Masaaki Nishida*, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Cortical gamma-oscillations modulated by listening and overt repetition of phonemes. NeuroImage 2010;49:2735-2745.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Miho Fukuda*, Csaba Juhász, Karsten Hoechstetter, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Somatosensory-related gamma-, beta- and alpha-augmentation precedes alpha-beta attenuation in humans. Clinical Neurophysiology 2010;121:366-375.

(Role: Corresponding author; Published with an accompanying editorial)

  1. Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Robert Rothermel, Csaba Juhász, Miho Fukuda*, Masaaki Nishida*, Tomoyuki Akiyama, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Cortical gamma-oscillations modulated by auditory-motor tasks. -Intracranial recording in patients with epilepsy- Human Brain Mapping 2010;31:1627-1642.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Robert Rothermel, Csaba Juhász, Masaaki Nishida*, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Cortical gamma-oscillations modulated by visuomotor tasks -Intracranial recording in patients with epilepsy- Epilepsy and Behavior 2010;18:254-261.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Lunliya Thampratankul*, Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Robert Rothermel, Csaba Juhasz, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Cortical Gamma-Oscillations Modulated by Word Association Tasks. - Intracranial Recording - Epilepsy and Behavior 2010;18:116-118.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Ajay Kumar, Csaba Juhász, Eishi Asano, Sandeep Sood, Otto Muzik, Harry T Chugani. Objective Detection of Epileptic Foci by 18F-FDG PET in Children Undergoing Epilepsy Surgery. Journal of Nuclear Medicine 2010;51:1901-1907. (Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Hiroki Nariai*, Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Csaba Juhasz, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani, Eishi Asano. Statistical mapping of ictal high-frequency oscillations in epileptic spasms.Epilepsia 2011;52:63-74.

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Shinichiro Koga*, Robert Rothermel, Csaba Juhász, Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Electrocorticographic correlates of cognitive control in a Stroop task. -Intracranial recording in epileptic patients- Human Brain Mapping (in press; doi: 10.1002/hbm.21129)

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Csaba Juhász, Robert Rothermel, Karsten Hoechstetter, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Spontaneous and visually-driven high-frequency oscillations in the occipital cortex: Intracranial recording in epileptic patients. Human Brain Mapping (in press; doi: 10.1002/hbm.21233)

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Helen Wu*, Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Erik C Brown*, Csaba Juhász, Robert Rothermel, Karsten Hoechstetter, Aashit Shah, Sandeep Mittal, Darren Fuerst, Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Gamma-oscillations modulated by picture naming and word reading: Intracranial recording in epileptic patients. Clinical Neurophysiology (in press; doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2011.03.011)

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Harry T Chugani, Ajay Kumar, William Kupsky, Eishi Asano, Sandeep Sood, Csaba Juhasz. Clinical and histopathological correlates of 11C-alpha-methyl-L-tryptophan (AMT) PET abnormalities in children with intractable epilepsy. Epilepsia (in press; doi: 10.1111/j.1528-1167.2011.03103.x; Role: Acquisition of data; critical revision of the manuscript)
  2. Vijay N Tiwari, Jeong-Won Jeong, Eishi Asano, Robert Rothermel, Csaba Juhasz, Harry T Chugani. A Sensitive Diffusion Tensor Imaging Quantification Method to Detect Language Laterality in Children: Correlation With the Wada Test. Journal of Child Neurology (in press; doi: 10.1177/0883073811409225; Role: Acquisition of data)
  3. Hiroki Nariai*, Naoyuki Matsuzaki*, Csaba Juhász, Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Sandeep Sood, Harry T Chugani, Eishi Asano. Ictal high-frequency oscillations coupled with delta phase in epileptic spasms. Epilepsia (in press)

(Role: Corresponding author)

  1. Tetsuro Nagasawa*, Naoyuki Matsuzaki*, Csaba Juhász, Akitoshi Hanazawa, Aashit Shah, Sandeep Mittal,Sandeep Sood, Eishi Asano. Occipital gamma-oscillations modulated during eye movement tasks: simultaneous eye tracking and electrocorticography recording. NeuroImage (in press; 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2011.07.043)

(Role: Corresponding author)