About the Authors

Masayuki Satoh

bruckner@clin.medic.mie-u.ac.jp

Affiliation Department of Dementia Prevention and Therapeutics, Graduate School of Medicine, Mie University, Tsu, Mie, Japan

Jun-ichi Ogawa

Affiliation YAMAHA Music Foundation, Tokyo, Japan

Tomoko Tokita

Affiliation Department of Health and Welfare, Mihama Town Hall, Mihama, Mie, Japan

Noriko Nakaguchi

Affiliation Department of Health and Welfare, Kiho Town Hall, Kiho, Mie, Japan

Koji Nakao

Affiliation Department of Neurosurgery, Kinan Hospital, Tanabe, Japan

Hirotaka Kida

Affiliation Department of Dementia Prevention and Therapeutics, Graduate School of Medicine, Mie University, Tsu, Mie, Japan

Hidekazu Tomimoto

Affiliations Department of Dementia Prevention and Therapeutics, Graduate School of Medicine, Mie University, Tsu, Mie, Japan, Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Mie University, Tsu, Mie, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MS. Performed the experiments: TT NN KN. Analyzed the data: MS. Wrote the paper: MS. Contributed materials: JO. Analyzed and the interpretation of the data: HK. Supervision and the interpretation of the data: HT.