- Human thalamic and cortical activities assessed by dimension of activation and spectral edge frequency during sleep wake cyclesMarc Rey
Service de Neurophysiologie Clinique Hôpital Timone, Marseille, France
Sleep 30:907-12. 2007..Using spectral edge frequency (SEF95) and dimension of activation (DA), a new tool derived from the dimension of correlation, we assessed the activation of thalamus and cortex in the different vigilance states...
- Thalamic deactivation at sleep onset precedes that of the cerebral cortex in humansMichel Magnin
Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicle U879, Bron, F 69677, France
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:3829-33. 2010..Thus, asynchronous thalamo-cortical deactivation while falling asleep probably explains the production of hypnagogic hallucinations by a still-activated cortex and the common self-overestimation of the time needed to fall asleep...
- Human thalamic medial pulvinar nucleus is not activated during paradoxical sleepMichel Magnin
Inserm EMI 342, Federative Institut of Neurosciences INSERM IFR 19, Unité d Hypnologie, Hopital Neurologique, 59 Bd Pinel, 69003 Lyon, France
Cereb Cortex 14:858-62. 2004..This discrepancy between activities in a thalamic nucleus and its related cortical areas may compromise the spatio-temporal binding of the high-frequency activities, resulting in altered perceptual experiences during dream periods...
- [Toward a unified theory of positive symptoms]M Magnin
Inserm EMI 342, Hopital Neurologique, 59, boulevard Pinel, Lyon 69003, France
Neurophysiol Clin 35:154-61. 2005..Both considerations support the validity of the proposed hypothesis and open avenues for the control of other positive symptoms...
- Microelectrode recording and macrostimulation in thalamic and subthalamic MRI guided stereotactic surgeryM Magnin
IFR 19, EA 1880, Sleep Disorders Unit, Neurological Hospital, 59, boulevard Pinel, 69003 Lyon, France
Neurophysiol Clin 31:230-8. 2001....
- Reciprocal thalamocortical connectivity of the medial pulvinar: a depth stimulation and evoked potential study in human brainD S Rosenberg
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire LYON, Neurological Hospital, Department of Functional Neurology and Epileptology, Bron, France
Cereb Cortex 19:1462-73. 2009..This functional quantitative approach helps to clarify the functional role of PuM as well as its implication in temporal lobe epileptic seizures...
- Pain and sleep: from reaction to actionS Mazza
EA 3082, Laboratoire d Etude des Mécanismes Cognitifs EMC, Universite Lumiere Lyon 2, Bron, France
Neurophysiol Clin 42:337-44. 2012..This observation suggests that during PS, not only the processing of sensory inputs but also the capacity for the sleeper to intentionally indicate his perception could be preserved under particular circumstances...
- Involvement of medial pulvinar thalamic nucleus in human temporal lobe seizuresDominique S Rosenberg
Department of Functional Neurology and Epileptology, Federative Institute of Neurosciences INSERM IFR 19, Bron, France
Epilepsia 47:98-107. 2006..Considering the rich and reciprocal connectivity of the medial pulvinar (PuM) with the temporal lobe, we evaluated a potential participation of this thalamic nucleus in temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE)...
- Representation of pain and somatic sensation in the human insula: a study of responses to direct electrical cortical stimulationKarine Ostrowsky
Hopital Neurologique, Service d Exploration Fonctionnelle Neurologique et d Epileptologie, 59 Bd Pinel, 69003 Lyon, France
Cereb Cortex 12:376-85. 2002..Finally, lateralization in the right hemisphere of sites where painful sensations were evoked is coherent with the hypothesis of a preponderant role of this hemisphere in species survival...
- Laser-evoked potential abnormalities in central pain patients: the influence of spontaneous and provoked painLuis Garcia-Larrea
INSERM and Laboratoire de neurophysiologie humaine du CERMEP, Lyon, France
Brain 125:2766-81. 2002..In selected contexts (pain sine materia, non-organic anaesthesia), normal or enhanced LEPs may support a psychogenic participation in the syndrome...
- Parallel processing of nociceptive A-delta inputs in SII and midcingulate cortex in humansMaud Frot
INSERM, U879, Bron, F 69677 France
J Neurosci 28:944-52. 2008..These functions are, not surprisingly, conducted in parallel with pain intensity coding and stimulus localization specifically subserved by the sensory-discriminative "lateral" pain system...
- [Pathophysiology of neuropathic pain: review of experimental models and proposed mechanisms]Luis Garcia-Larrea
INSERM U879, Intégration centrale de la douleur, F 69677 Lyon, France
Presse Med 37:315-40. 2008..This suggests that their role in experimental allodynia would likely be reactive and protective, and that inability to generate their activation may contribute to the clinical expression of neuropathic pain...
- Thalamic thermo-algesic transmission: ventral posterior (VP) complex versus VMpo in the light of a thalamic infarct with central painCarmen Montes
Dept Fisiologia, Universidad de Malaga, Campus de Teatinos s n, 29080 Malaga, Spain
Pain 113:223-32. 2005....
- Human SII and posterior insula differently encode thermal laser stimuliMaud Frot
Institut National de la Santé et de la recherche médicale 342, Bron F 69677, France
Cereb Cortex 17:610-20. 2007....
- On the relation between sensory deafferentation, pain and thalamic activity in Wallenberg's syndrome: a PET-scan study before and after motor cortex stimulationLuis Garcia-Larrea
INSERM E342, Central Integration of Human Pain, Hopital Neurologique, 59 Bd Pinel, 69003 Lyon, France Université Claude Bernard Lyon1, France
Eur J Pain 10:677-88. 2006..Restoration of thalamic activity in neuropathic pain might represent one important condition to obtain successful relief by analgesic procedures, including cortical neurostimulation...
- Differential brain opioid receptor availability in central and peripheral neuropathic painJoseph Maarrawi
INSERM EMI 342 Central Integration of pain, 59 Bd Pinel, 69394 Lyon and St Etienne, France
Pain 127:183-94. 2007..Central and peripheral forms of NP may differ in distribution of brain opioid system changes and this in turn might underlie their different sensitivity to opiates...
- Pain influences hedonic assessment of visual inputsFabio Godinho
INSERM U879, Central Integration of Pain, Hopital Neurologique Pierre Wertheimer, 59 Boulevard Pinel 69003, Rez de jardin, Lyon, France
Eur J Neurosci 27:2219-28. 2008..The latter correlated with changes in the subjective appraisal of visual stimuli, and may underlie not only the change in their subjective assessment but also reactive processes aimed at coping with unpleasant contexts...
- Emotional modulation of pain: is it the sensation or what we recall?Fabio Godinho
Equipe Mixte INSERM 342, Central Integration of Pain, Hopital Neurologique Pierre Wertheimer, 69003 Lyon, France
J Neurosci 26:11454-61. 2006..Memory encoding and recall, rather than sensory processing, appear to be modulated by empathy with others' physical suffering...