Hans C Lou

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi ADHD: increased dopamine receptor availability linked to attention deficit and low neonatal cerebral blood flow
    Hans C Lou
    Centre of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience and PET Centre, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:179-83. 2004
  2. ncbi Reflective self-awareness and conscious states: PET evidence for a common midline parietofrontal core
    Troels W Kjaer
    John F Kennedy Institute, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Neuroimage 17:1080-6. 2002
  3. doi Coherence in consciousness: paralimbic gamma synchrony of self-reference links conscious experiences
    Hans C Lou
    CFIN, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:185-92. 2010
  4. pmc Parietal cortex and representation of the mental Self
    Hans C Lou
    Magnetic Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Biological Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:6827-32. 2004
  5. pmc Recurrent activity in higher order, modality non-specific brain regions: a Granger causality analysis of autobiographic memory retrieval
    Hans C Lou
    Center of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 6:e22286. 2011
  6. pmc Self-specific processing in the default network: a single-pulse TMS study
    Hans C Lou
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Exp Brain Res 207:27-38. 2010
  7. ncbi The mental self
    Hans C Lou
    Department of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, DK 8000, Denmark
    Prog Brain Res 150:197-204. 2005
  8. ncbi Methylphenidate-evoked changes in striatal dopamine correlate with inattention and impulsivity in adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Pedro Rosa-Neto
    Center for Functionally Integrative Neuroscience, Aarhus University and PET Center, Aarhus University Hospitals, 44 Nørrebrogade, Building 10, Aarhus C 8000, Denmark
    Neuroimage 25:868-76. 2005
  9. ncbi Cortical deactivation induced by visual stimulation in human slow-wave sleep
    Alfred Peter Born
    Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance, Hvidovre Hospital, Glostrup, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Neuroimage 17:1325-35. 2002
  10. ncbi Increased dopamine tone during meditation-induced change of consciousness
    Troels W Kjaer
    John F Kennedy Institute, Gl Landevej 7, 2600, Glostrup, Denmark
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 13:255-9. 2002

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Publications10

  1. ncbi ADHD: increased dopamine receptor availability linked to attention deficit and low neonatal cerebral blood flow
    Hans C Lou
    Centre of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience and PET Centre, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:179-83. 2004
    ..High dopamine receptor availability was predicted by low neonatal CBF, supporting the hypothesis of cerebral ischaemia as a contributing factor in infants susceptible to ADHD...
  2. ncbi Reflective self-awareness and conscious states: PET evidence for a common midline parietofrontal core
    Troels W Kjaer
    John F Kennedy Institute, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Neuroimage 17:1080-6. 2002
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  3. doi Coherence in consciousness: paralimbic gamma synchrony of self-reference links conscious experiences
    Hans C Lou
    CFIN, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:185-92. 2010
    ..The observed coupling between the neural events in conscious experience may explain the sense of unity of consciousness and the severe symptoms associated with paralimbic dysfunction...
  4. pmc Parietal cortex and representation of the mental Self
    Hans C Lou
    Magnetic Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Biological Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:6827-32. 2004
    ..This network is strikingly similar to the network of the resting conscious state, suggesting that self-monitoring is a core function in resting consciousness...
  5. pmc Recurrent activity in higher order, modality non-specific brain regions: a Granger causality analysis of autobiographic memory retrieval
    Hans C Lou
    Center of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 6:e22286. 2011
    ..Our results confirm the hypothesis that stimulation may enhance causal interaction between higher order, modality non-specific brain regions, exemplified in a network of autobiographical memory retrieval...
  6. pmc Self-specific processing in the default network: a single-pulse TMS study
    Hans C Lou
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Exp Brain Res 207:27-38. 2010
    ..Together with our previous work, these results provide evidence for a self-specific processing system in which midline and lateral inferior parietal cortices, as elements of the default network, play a role in ongoing self-awareness...
  7. ncbi The mental self
    Hans C Lou
    Department of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, DK 8000, Denmark
    Prog Brain Res 150:197-204. 2005
    ..We found a decreased efficiency of retrieval of self-judgment compared to the judgment of best friend. This shows that the integrity of the function of precuneus is essential for self-reference, but not for reference to others...
  8. ncbi Methylphenidate-evoked changes in striatal dopamine correlate with inattention and impulsivity in adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Pedro Rosa-Neto
    Center for Functionally Integrative Neuroscience, Aarhus University and PET Center, Aarhus University Hospitals, 44 Nørrebrogade, Building 10, Aarhus C 8000, Denmark
    Neuroimage 25:868-76. 2005
    ..04). In conclusion, the results link inattention and impulsivity with sensitivity of brain DA receptor availability to an MP challenge, corroborating the hypothesis that MP serves to potentiate decreased DA neurotransmission in ADHD...
  9. ncbi Cortical deactivation induced by visual stimulation in human slow-wave sleep
    Alfred Peter Born
    Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance, Hvidovre Hospital, Glostrup, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Neuroimage 17:1325-35. 2002
    ..Possible mechanisms for the paradoxical response pattern during sleep include an active inhibition of the visual cortex or a disruption of an energy-consuming process...
  10. ncbi Increased dopamine tone during meditation-induced change of consciousness
    Troels W Kjaer
    John F Kennedy Institute, Gl Landevej 7, 2600, Glostrup, Denmark
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 13:255-9. 2002
    ..To our knowledge this is the first time in vivo evidence has been provided for regulation of conscious states at a synaptic level...