1. Watanabe N, Miyoshi K, Jimura K, Shimane D, Keerativittayayut R, Nakahara K, Takeda M (2022) Multi-modal deep neural decoding of visual object representation in humans. bioRxiv 10.1101/2022.04.06.487262.

  2. Shintaki R, Tanaka D, Okayasu M, Suzuki S, Yoshimoto T, Sadato N, Chikazoe J, Jimura K (2022) Subjectivity of time perception alters choice preference for future rewards through fronto-striatal value signal dynamics. bioRxiv 10.1101/2022.03.16.484555.

  3. Shintaki R, Tanaka D, Suzuki S, Yoshimoto T, Sadato N, Chikazoe J, Jimura K (2021) Human foraging for primary rewards is guided by fronto-hippocampal dynamics of anticipation. bioRxiv 10.1101/2021.11.16.468916.

Original Research Articles:

First and Senior Authorship:

  1. Noro Y, Li R, Matsui T, Jimura K (2023) A method for reconstruction of interpretable brain networks from transient synchronization in resting-state BOLD fluctuations. Front Neuroinform 16:960607.

  2. Okayasu M , Inukai T, Tanaka D, Tsumura K, Shintaki R, Takeda M, Nakahara K, Jimura K (2023) The Stroop effect involves an excitatory–inhibitory fronto–cerebellar loop. Nat Commun 14:27.

  3. Tsumura K, Shintaki R, Takeda M, Chikazoe J, Nakahara K, Jimura K (2022) Perceptual uncertainty alternates top-down and bottom-up fronto-temporal network signaling during response inhibition. J Neurosci 42:4567-4579.

  4. Tsumura K, Kosugi K, Hattori Y, Aoki R, Takeda M, Chikazoe J, Nakahara K, Jimura K (2022) Reversible fronto-occipitotemporal signaling complements task encoding and switching under ambiguous cues. Cereb Cortex 32:1911-1931.

  5. Matsui T, Hattori Y, Tsumura K, Aoki R, Takeda M, Nakahara K, Jimura K (2022) Executive control by fronto-parietal activity explains counterintuitive decision behavior in complex value-based decision-making. NeuroImage 249:118892.

  6. Misonou A, Jimura K (2021) Prefrontal-striatal mechanisms of behavioral impulsivity during consumption of delayed real liquid rewards. Front Behav Neurosci 15:749252.

  7. Tsumura K, Aoki R, Takeda M, Nakahara K, Jimura K (2021) Cross-hemispheric complementary prefrontal mechanisms during task switching under perceptual uncertainty. J Neurosci 41:2197-2213.

  8. Tanaka D, Aoki R, Suzuki S, Takeda M, Nakahara K, Jimura K (2020) Self-controlled choice arises from dynamic prefrontal signals that enable future anticipation. J Neurosci 40:9736-9750.

  9. Jimura K, Chushak MS, Westbrook A, Braver TS (2018) Intertemporal decision-making involves prefrontal control mechanisms associated with working memory. Cereb Cortex 28: 1105-1116.

  10. Jimura K, Hirose S, Wada H, Yoshizawa Y, Imai Y, Akahane M, Machida T, Shirouzu I, Koike Y, Konishi S (2016) Relatedness-dependent rapid development of brain activity in anterior temporal cortex during pair-association retrieval. Neurosci Lett 627: 24-29.

  11. Terai A, Nakagawa M, Kusumi T, Koike Y, Jimura K (2015) Enhancement of visual attention precedes the emergence of novel metaphor interpretations. Front Psychol 6:892.

  12. Jimura K, Hirose S, Kumimatsu K, Ohtomo K, Koike Y, Konishi S (2014) Late enhancement of brain-behavior correlations during response inhibition. Neuroscience 274: 383-392.

  13. Jimura K, Cazalis F, Stover ER, Poldrack RA (2014) The neural basis of task switching changes with skill acquisition. Front Hum Neurosci 8:339.

  14. Jimura K, Chushak MS, Braver TS (2013) Impulsivity and self-control during intertemporal decision-making linked to the neural dynamics of reward value representation. J Neurosci 33:344-357.

  15. Jimura K, Poldrack RA (2012) Analyses of regional-average activation and multivoxel pattern information tell complementary stories. Neuropsychologia 50:544-552.

  16. Jimura K, Myerson J, Hilgard J, Keighley J, Braver TS, Green L (2011) Domain independence and stability in young and old adults’ discounting of delayed rewards. Behav Proc 87:253-259.

  17. Jimura K, Braver TS (2010) Age-related brain activity dynamics during task switching. Cereb Cortex 20:1420-1431.

  18. Jimura K, Locke HS, Braver TS (2010) Prefrontal cortex mediation of cognitive enhancement in rewarding motivational contexts. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 107:8871-8876.

  19. Jimura K, Konishi S, Asari T, Miyashita Y (2010) Temporal pole activity during understanding other persons’ mental state correlated with neuroticism trait. Brain Res 1328:104-112.

  20. Jimura K, Myerson J, Hilgard J, Braver TS, Green L (2009) Are people really more patient than other animas? Evidence from human discounting of real liquid rewards. Psychon Bull Rev 16:1071-1075.

  21. Jimura K, Konishi S, Asari T, Miyashita Y (2009) Involvement of medial prefrontal cortex in emotion during feedback presentation. NeuroReport 20:886-890.

  22. Jimura K, Yamashita K, Chikazoe J, Hirose S, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2009) A critical component that activates left inferior prefrontal cortex during interference resolution. Eur J Neurosci 29:1915-1920.

  23. Jimura K, Konishi S, Miyashita Y (2009) Temporal pole activity during perception of sad faces but not happy faces correlates with neuroticism trait. Neurosci Lett 453:45-48.

  24. Jimura K, Konishi S, Miyashita Y (2004) Dissociable concurrent activity of lateral and medial frontal lobe during negative feedback processing. NeuroImage 22:1578-1586.

Other Authorship:

  1. Matsui T, Pham TQ, Jimura K, Chikazoe J (2022) On co-activation pattern analysis and non-stationarity of resting brain activity. NeuroImage 249:118904.

  2. Matsui T, Taki M, Pham TQ, Chikazoe J, Jimura K (2022) Counterfactual explanation of brain activity classifiers using image-to-image transfer by Generative Adversarial Network. Front Neuroinform 15:802938.

  3. Keerativittayayut R, Aoki R, Sarabi MT, Jimura K, Nakahara K (2018) Large-scale network integration in the human brain tracks temporal fluctuations in memory encoding performance. eLife 7: e32696.A

  4. Yamasaki T, Ogawa A, Osada T, Jimura K, Konishi S (2018) Within-subject correlation analysis to detect functional areas associated with response inhibition. Front Hum Neurosci 12:208.

  5. Sarabi MT, Aoki R, Tsumura K, Keerativittayayut R, Jimura K, Nakahara K (2018) Visual perceptual training reconfigures post-task resting-state functional connectivity with a feature-representation region. PLoS One 13:e0196866.

  6. Osada T, Adachi Y, Miyamoto K, Jimura K, Setsuie R, Miyashita Y (2015) Dynamically allocated hub in task-evoked network predicts the vulnerable prefrontal locus for contextual memory retrieval in macaques. PLoS Biology 13:e1002177.

  7. Chen M-Y, Jimura K, White CN, Maddox WT, Poldrack RA (2015) Multiple brain networks contribute to the acquisition of bias in perceptual decision-making. Front Neurosci 9:63.

  8. Katsura M, Hirose S, Sasaki H, Mori H, Kunimatsu A, Ohtomo K, Jimura K, Konishi S (2014) Decreased fronto-temporal interaction during fixation after memory retrieval. PLoS ONE 9:e110798.

  9. Hirose S, Jimura K, Kunimatsu A, Abe O, Ohtomo K, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2014) Changes in cerebro-cerebellar interaction during response inhibition after performance improvement. NeuroImage 99:142-148.

  10. Yoshimura N, Jimura K, Dasalla CS, Shin D, Kambara H, Hanakawa T, Koike Y (2014) Dissociable neural representations of wrist motor coordinate frames in human motor cortices. NeuroImage 97:53-61.

  11. Hirose S, Kimura HM, Jimura K, Kunimatsu A, Abe O, Ohtomo K, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2013) Dissociable temporo-parietal memory network revealed by functional connectivity during episodic retrieval. PLoS ONE 8 e71210.

  12. Hirose S, Chikazoe J, Watanabe T, Jimura K, Kunimatsu A, Abe O, Ohtomo K, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2012) Efficiency of go/no-go task performance implemented in the left hemisphere. J Neurosci 32:9059-65.

  13. Hirose S, Watanabe T, Jimura K, Katsura M, Kunimatsu A, Abe O, Ohtomo K, Miyashita Y. Konishi S (2012) Local signal time-series during rest used for areal boundary mapping in individual human brains. PLoS ONE 7 e36496.

  14. Konishi S, Watanabe T, Jimura K, Chikazoe J, Hirose S, Kimura HM, Miyashita Y (2011) Role for presupplementary motor area in inhibition of cognitive set interference. J Cogn Neurosci 23:737-745.

  15. Watanabe T, Hirose S, Wada H, Katsura M, Chikazoe J, Jimura K, Imai Y, Machida T, Shiromizu I, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2010) Prediction of subsequent recognition performance using brain activity in the medial temporal lobe. NeuroImage 54:3085-3092.

  16. Konishi S, Hirose S, Jimura K, Chikazoe J, Watanabe T, Kimura HM, Miyashita Y (2010) Medial prefrontal activity during shifting under novel situations. Neurosci Lett 484:182-186.

  17. Asari T, Konishi S, Jimura K, Chikazoe J, Nakamura N, Miyashita Y (2010) Amygdalar modulation of frontotemporal connectivity during the inkblot test. Psychiat Res: Neuroimaging 182:103-110.

  18. Kimura MH, Hirose S, Kunimatsu A, Chikazoe J, Jimura K, Watanabe T, Abe O, Ohtomo K, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2010) Differential temporo-parietal cortical networks that support relational and item-based recency judgments. NeuroImage 49:3474-3480.

  19. Asari T, Konishi S, Jimura K, Chikazoe J, Nakamura N, Miyashita Y (2010) Amygdalar enlargement associated with unique perception. Cortex 46:94-99.

  20. Beck SM, Locke HS, Savine AC, Jimura K, Braver TS (2010) Primary and secondary rewards differentially modulate neural activity dynamics during working memory. PLoS ONE 5 e9251.

  21. Chikazoe J, Jimura K, Hirose S, Yamashita K, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2009) Preparation to inhibit a response complements response inhibition during performance of a stop-signal task. J Neurosci 29:15870-15877.

  22. Yamashita K, Hirose S, Kunimatsu A, Aoki S, Chikazoe J, Jimura K, Matsutani Y, Abe O, Ohtomo K, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2009) Formation of long-term memory representation in human temporal cortex related to pictorial paired associates. J Neurosci 29:10335-10340.

  23. Hirose S, Chikazoe J, Jimura K, Yamashita K, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2009) Sub-centimeter scale functional organization in human inferior frontal gyrus. NeuroImage 47:442-450.

  24. Chikazoe J, Jimura K, Asari T, Yamashita K, Morimoto HM, Hirose S, Miyashita Y, Konishi S (2009) Functional dissociation of in right inferior cortex during performance of go/no-go task. Cereb Cortex:19 146-152.

  25. Morimoto HM, Hirose S, Chikazoe J, Jimura K, Asari T, Yamashita K, MiyashitaY, Konishi S (2008) On verbal/nonverbal modality dependence of left and right inferior prefrontal activation during performance of flanker interference task. J Cogn Neurosci 20:2006-2014.

  26. Konishi S, Morimoto HM, Jimura K, Asari T, Chikazoe J, Yamashita K, Hirose S, Miyashita Y (2008) Differential superior prefrontal activity on initial versus subsequent shifts in naive subjects. NeuroImage 41:575-580.

  27. Asari T, Konishi S, Jimura K, Chikazoe J, Nakamura N, MiyashitaY (2008) Right temporopolar activation associated with unique perception. NeuroImage 41:145-152.

  28. Chikazoe J, Konishi S, Asari T, Jimura K, Miyashita Y (2007) Activation of right inferior frontal gyrus during response inhibition across response modalities. J Cogn Neurosci 19:69-80.

  29. Konishi S, Asari T, Jimura K, Chikazoe J, Miyashita Y (2006) Activation shift from medial to lateral temporal cortex associated with recency judgments following impoverished encoding. Cereb Cortex 16:469-474.

  30. Konishi S, Chikazoe J, Jimura K, Asari T, Miyashita Y (2005) Neural mechanism in anterior prefrontal cortex for inhibition of prolonged set interference. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 102:12584-12588.

  31. Asari T, Konishi S, Jimura K, Miyashita Y (2005) Multiple components of lateral posterior parietal activation associated with cognitive set shifting. NeuroImage 26:694-702.

  32. Konishi S, Jimura K, Asari T, Miyashita Y (2003) Transient activation of superior prefrontal cortex during inhibition of cognitive set. J Neurosci 23:7776-7782.

Review Articles:

  1. Jimura K, Asari, T, Nakamura N (2021) Can neuroscience provide a new foundation for the Rorschach variables? Rorschachiana 42:143-165.


  1. Jimura K. (2015) Value representation. In: Arthur W. Toga, editor. Brain Mapping: An Encyclopedic Reference, vol. 3, pp. 381-385. Academic Press: Elsevier.