Uta Noppeney

Summary

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Two approaches to repetition suppression
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:411-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe lesions and semantic impairment: a comparison of herpes simplex virus encephalitis and semantic dementia
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Brain 130:1138-47. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Natural, metaphoric, and linguistic auditory direction signals have distinct influences on visual motion processing
    Sepideh Sadaghiani
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 29:6490-9. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of degenerate neuronal systems based on intersubject variability
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, WC1 N3BG London, UK
    Neuroimage 30:885-90. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of visual deprivation on functional and structural organization of the human brain
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Spemannstrasse 38, Tuebingen, Germany
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 31:1169-80. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Perceptual decisions formed by accumulation of audiovisual evidence in prefrontal cortex
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 30:7434-46. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of prior visual information on recognition of speech and sounds
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 18:598-609. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The neural systems of tool and action semantics: a perspective from functional imaging
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Spemannstrasse 41, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Physiol Paris 102:40-9. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Distinct functional contributions of primary sensory and association areas to audiovisual integration in object categorization
    Sebastian Werner
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 30:2662-75. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Physical and perceptual factors shape the neural mechanisms that integrate audiovisual signals in speech comprehension
    HweeLing Lee
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:11338-50. 2011

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Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Two approaches to repetition suppression
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:411-6. 2006
    ..Finally, we combined the two approaches in a [global null] conjunction analysis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe lesions and semantic impairment: a comparison of herpes simplex virus encephalitis and semantic dementia
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Brain 130:1138-47. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Natural, metaphoric, and linguistic auditory direction signals have distinct influences on visual motion processing
    Sepideh Sadaghiani
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 29:6490-9. 2009
    ..In conclusion, natural motion signals are integrated in audiovisual motion areas, whereas the influence of culturally learnt signals emerges primarily in higher-level convergence regions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of degenerate neuronal systems based on intersubject variability
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, WC1 N3BG London, UK
    Neuroimage 30:885-90. 2006
    ..These results suggest that semantic decisions on auditory-visual compound stimuli might be accomplished by two overlapping degenerate neuronal systems...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of visual deprivation on functional and structural organization of the human brain
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Spemannstrasse 38, Tuebingen, Germany
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 31:1169-80. 2007
    ..Importantly, these plastic changes vary as a function of timing and are most pronounced in early onset blindness. Thus, sensory experience shapes functional and structural brain organization during sensitive periods in neurodevelopment...
  6. doi request reprint Perceptual decisions formed by accumulation of audiovisual evidence in prefrontal cortex
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 30:7434-46. 2010
    ..To form decisions that guide behavioral responses, the IFS may accumulate audiovisual evidence by dynamically weighting its connectivity to auditory and visual regions according to sensory reliability and decisional relevance...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of prior visual information on recognition of speech and sounds
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 18:598-609. 2008
    ..semantic) determines its regional expression (middle temporal gyrus/STS vs. AG/intraparietal sulcus)...
  8. ncbi request reprint The neural systems of tool and action semantics: a perspective from functional imaging
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Spemannstrasse 41, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Physiol Paris 102:40-9. 2008
    ..g. action vs. visual). Within this framework, we will review functional imaging evidence that semantic processing of tools and actions may rely on activations within the visuo-motor system...
  9. doi request reprint Distinct functional contributions of primary sensory and association areas to audiovisual integration in object categorization
    Sebastian Werner
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 30:2662-75. 2010
    ..Furthermore, in STS/IPS, the profiles of audiovisual interactions were behaviorally relevant and predicted subjects' multisensory benefits in performance accuracy...
  10. doi request reprint Physical and perceptual factors shape the neural mechanisms that integrate audiovisual signals in speech comprehension
    HweeLing Lee
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:11338-50. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Effects of parietal TMS on visual and auditory processing at the primary cortical level -- a concurrent TMS-fMRI study
    Joana Leitão
    Cognitive Neuroimaging Group, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 23:873-84. 2013
    ..Collectively, our results demonstrate that understanding TMS effects on (uni)sensory processing requires a multisensory perspective...
  12. doi request reprint Sensory and striatal areas integrate auditory and visual signals into behavioral benefits during motion discrimination
    Sebastian von Saldern
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 33:8841-9. 2013
    ..This response profile parallels behavioral indices of audiovisual integration, in which subjects benefit significantly from audiovisual integration only for the degraded conditions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Two distinct neural mechanisms for category-selective responses
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1 N3BG, UK
    Cereb Cortex 16:437-45. 2006
    ..In terms of neuronal mechanisms, the category selectivity may be mediated by distinct top-down (task-dependent) and bottom-up (stimulus-dependent) mechanisms...
  14. pmc Naturalistic stimulus structure determines the integration of audiovisual looming signals in binocular rivalry
    Verena Conrad
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e70710. 2013
    ..Critically, these audiovisual interactions are amplified for statistically complex signals that are more naturalistic and known to engage neural processing at multiple levels of the cortical hierarchy. ..
  15. doi request reprint Superadditive responses in superior temporal sulcus predict audiovisual benefits in object categorization
    Sebastian Werner
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 20:1829-42. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Imaging seizure activity: a combined EEG/EMG-fMRI study in reading epilepsy
    Afraim Salek-Haddadi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy, Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 50:256-64. 2009
    ..To characterize the spatial relationship between activations related to language-induced seizure activity, language processing, and motor control in patients with reading epilepsy...
  17. doi request reprint Audiovisual synchrony improves motion discrimination via enhanced connectivity between early visual and auditory areas
    Richard Lewis
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 30:12329-39. 2010
    ..These automatic synchrony-induced response amplifications may then be gated to higher order areas according to behavioral relevance and task context...
  18. pmc Source reconstruction accuracy of MEG and EEG Bayesian inversion approaches
    Paolo Belardinelli
    MEG Center, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e51985. 2012
    ..However, the spatial accuracy of ARD and GS is generally limited to the order of one centimeter. We found that the use of correlated covariance priors made no difference to ARD/GS performance...
  19. pmc Long-term music training tunes how the brain temporally binds signals from multiple senses
    HweeLing Lee
    Cognitive Neuroimaging Group, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:E1441-50. 2011
    ..Our findings show intimate links between action production and audiovisual temporal binding in perception...
  20. ncbi request reprint Early visual deprivation induces structural plasticity in gray and white matter
    Uta Noppeney
    Functional Imaging Laboratory, Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Curr Biol 15:R488-90. 2005
  21. ncbi request reprint Retrieval of abstract semantics
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1 N3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 22:164-70. 2004
    ..Subjects might therefore generate an appropriate semantic sentential context to fully explore and specify the meaning of abstract concepts. Our results also explain why abstract semantics is vulnerable to left frontotemporal lesions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of visual deprivation on the organization of the semantic system
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain 126:1620-7. 2003
    ..In contrast, the exuberant functional connectivity between extrastriate and 'core' semantic retrieval regions might be explained by abnormal pruning processes during early neurodevelopment...
  23. pmc Selective activation around the left occipito-temporal sulcus for words relative to pictures: individual variability or false positives?
    Nicholas D Wright
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:986-1000. 2008
    ..More generally, they show that studies using low statistical thresholds in single subject analyses should correct the statistical threshold for the number of comparisons made or replicate effects within subject...
  24. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric asymmetries in language-related pathways: a combined functional MRI and tractography study
    H W Robert Powell
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy, Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 32:388-99. 2006
    ..These structural asymmetries are in keeping with the lateralization of language function and indicate the major structural connections underlying this function...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reading skills after left anterior temporal lobe resection: an fMRI study
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Brain 128:1377-85. 2005
    ..e. the left middle temporal, right hippocampus and anterior superior temporal sulcus); and (ii) recruiting right hemisphere regions (i.e. the right inferior frontal sulcus) that are not activated in control subjects...
  26. doi request reprint Steady-state responses in MEG demonstrate information integration within but not across the auditory and visual senses
    Anette S Giani
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen, Germany
    Neuroimage 60:1478-89. 2012
    ..In conclusion, our results indicate that information in SSRs is integrated over multiple time scales within but not across sensory modalities at the primary cortical level...
  27. ncbi request reprint A dynamic causal modeling study on category effects: bottom-up or top-down mediation?
    Andrea Mechelli
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 15:925-34. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that category effects in the occipital and temporal cortex can be mediated by bottom-up mechanisms-a finding that needs to be embraced by models of category specificity...
  28. ncbi request reprint Can segregation within the semantic system account for category-specific deficits?
    Jacqueline A Phillips
    The Wellcome Department of Cognitive Neurology, Institute of Neurology, 12 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain 125:2067-80. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Neurolinguistics: structural plasticity in the bilingual brain
    Andrea Mechelli
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Nature 431:757. 2004
    ..This relation between grey-matter density and performance may represent a general principle of brain organization...
  30. pmc Degenerate neuronal systems sustaining cognitive functions
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    J Anat 205:433-42. 2004
    ..We discuss how degenerate neuronal systems can be revealed using (1) intersubject variability, (2) multiple lesion studies and (3) an iterative approach integrating information from lesion and functional imaging studies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prior auditory information shapes visual category-selectivity in ventral occipito-temporal cortex
    Ruth Adam
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen, Germany
    Neuroimage 52:1592-602. 2010
    ..In the left inferior frontal sulcus, as indexed by a significant incongruency effect, visual and auditory category information are integrated interactively for response selection...
  32. doi request reprint The contributions of transient and sustained response codes to audiovisual integration
    Sebastian Werner
    Cognitive Neuroimaging Group, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 21:920-31. 2011
    ..From a methodological perspective, these results highlight the limitations of conventional event related or block designs that cannot characterize these rich dynamics of audiovisual integration...
  33. ncbi request reprint Normal and pathological reading: converging data from lesion and imaging studies
    Cathy J Price
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 20:S30-41. 2003
    ..Future studies are required to examine the connectivity between these areas during normal and abnormal reading...
  34. doi request reprint Audiovisual interactions in binocular rivalry
    Verena Conrad
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany
    J Vis 10:27. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that auditory modulation of perceptual dominance times might be established in a top-down fashion by means of feedback mechanisms...
  35. doi request reprint The neural mechanisms of reliability weighted integration of shape information from vision and touch
    Hannah B Helbig
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany
    Neuroimage 60:1063-72. 2012
    ..Somatosensory and visual cortices may sustain integration of visual and tactile shape information either via direct connections from visual areas or top-down effects from higher order parietal areas...
  36. ncbi request reprint Functional imaging of the semantic system: retrieval of sensory-experienced and verbally learned knowledge
    Uta Noppeney
    The Wellcome Department of Cognitive Neurology, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain Lang 84:120-33. 2003
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  37. ncbi request reprint Temporal prediction errors in visual and auditory cortices
    HweeLing Lee
    Cognitive Neuroimaging Group, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases DZNE, Bonn, Germany Electronic address
    Curr Biol 24:R309-10. 2014
    ..Our results reveal predictive coding as a generic mechanism to temporally bind signals from multiple senses into a coherent percept. ..
  38. doi request reprint Interactions between apparent motion rivalry in vision and touch
    Verena Conrad
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany
    Psychol Sci 23:940-8. 2012
    ..Critically, the specificity of visuotactile interactions for spatially congruent stimulation indicates multisensory rather than cognitive-bias mechanisms...
  39. doi request reprint The integration of higher order form and motion by the human brain
    Pegah Sarkheil
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany
    Neuroimage 42:1529-36. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Anterior temporal cortex and semantic memory: reconciling findings from neuropsychology and functional imaging
    Timothy T Rogers
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, England, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 6:201-13. 2006
    ..Critically, in patients with atrophy in precisely these areas, the most pronounced deficit was in the retrieval of specific semantic information...