Michael W Cole

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Publications

  1. pmc Global connectivity of prefrontal cortex predicts cognitive control and intelligence
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    J Neurosci 32:8988-99. 2012
  2. pmc Variable global dysconnectivity and individual differences in schizophrenia
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:43-50. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Cingulate cortex: diverging data from humans and monkeys
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Trends Neurosci 32:566-74. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Identifying the brain's most globally connected regions
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Neuroimage 49:3132-48. 2010
  5. pmc Prefrontal dynamics underlying rapid instructed task learning reverse with practice
    Michael W Cole
    Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Center for Neuroscience, and Learning Research and Development Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Neurosci 30:14245-54. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint The cognitive control network: Integrated cortical regions with dissociable functions
    Michael W Cole
    Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Neuroimage 37:343-60. 2007
  7. pmc Vive les differences! Individual variation in neural mechanisms of executive control
    Todd S Braver
    Department of Psychology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:242-50. 2010
  8. pmc Multi-task connectivity reveals flexible hubs for adaptive task control
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Nat Neurosci 16:1348-55. 2013
  9. pmc Rapid instructed task learning: a new window into the human brain's unique capacity for flexible cognitive control
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 13:1-22. 2013
  10. pmc Rapid transfer of abstract rules to novel contexts in human lateral prefrontal cortex
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University in St Louis MO, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 5:142. 2011

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Publications10

  1. pmc Global connectivity of prefrontal cortex predicts cognitive control and intelligence
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    J Neurosci 32:8988-99. 2012
    ..These findings suggest LPFC is a global hub with a brainwide influence that facilitates the ability to implement control processes central to human intelligence...
  2. pmc Variable global dysconnectivity and individual differences in schizophrenia
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:43-50. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that such heterogeneity might arise in part from consistently widespread yet variably patterned alterations in the connectivity of focal brain regions...
  3. doi request reprint Cingulate cortex: diverging data from humans and monkeys
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Trends Neurosci 32:566-74. 2009
    ..New directions for future research are outlined, emphasizing the importance of distinguishing illusory cross-species differences from the true evolutionary differences that make our species unique...
  4. doi request reprint Identifying the brain's most globally connected regions
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Neuroimage 49:3132-48. 2010
    ..Additionally, the high connectivity of both the CCN and the DMN demonstrates that brain regions outside primary sensory-motor networks are highly involved in coordinating information throughout the brain...
  5. pmc Prefrontal dynamics underlying rapid instructed task learning reverse with practice
    Michael W Cole
    Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Center for Neuroscience, and Learning Research and Development Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Neurosci 30:14245-54. 2010
    ..These two mechanisms demonstrate the exceptional flexibility of human PFC as it rapidly reconfigures cognitive brain networks to implement a wide variety of possible tasks...
  6. ncbi request reprint The cognitive control network: Integrated cortical regions with dissociable functions
    Michael W Cole
    Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Neuroimage 37:343-60. 2007
    ....
  7. pmc Vive les differences! Individual variation in neural mechanisms of executive control
    Todd S Braver
    Department of Psychology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:242-50. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Multi-task connectivity reveals flexible hubs for adaptive task control
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Nat Neurosci 16:1348-55. 2013
    ..Together, these findings support a central role for fronto-parietal flexible hubs in cognitive control and adaptive implementation of task demands. ..
  9. pmc Rapid instructed task learning: a new window into the human brain's unique capacity for flexible cognitive control
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 13:1-22. 2013
    ..The insights gained from this new theoretical account have important implications for further developments and applications of RITL research...
  10. pmc Rapid transfer of abstract rules to novel contexts in human lateral prefrontal cortex
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University in St Louis MO, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 5:142. 2011
    ..This suggests humans can transfer practiced rule representations within LPFC to rapidly learn new tasks, facilitating cognitive performance in novel circumstances...