Ari Z Zivotofsky

Summary

Affiliation: Bar-Ilan University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Seeing the forest without losing sight of the trees: details are processed despite reversal insensitivity in structure from motion
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    The Gonda Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Neurosci Lett 415:195-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A Jewish response to the Vatican's new bioethical guidelines
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Am J Bioeth 9:26-30. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Modality-specific communication enabling gait synchronization during over-ground side-by-side walking
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Hum Mov Sci 31:1268-85. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Choosing sides: lateralization in line trisection and quadrisection as a function of reading direction and handedness
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 20:206-11. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Implantable radiofrequency identification (RFID) tags are not tattoos
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Am J Bioeth 8:52-3. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Finding the hidden faces: schizophrenic patients fare worse than healthy subjects
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    The Leslie and Susan Gonda Goldschmied Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Neuropsychologia 46:2140-4. 2008
  7. pmc The sensory feedback mechanisms enabling couples to walk synchronously: an initial investigation
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 4:28. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Hemisphere asymmetry in schizophrenia as revealed through line bisection, line trisection, and letter cancellation
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    The Leslie and Susan Gonda Goldschmied, Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Brain Res 1142:70-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint A rare saccade velocity profile in Stiff-Person Syndrome with cerebellar degeneration
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Brain Res 1093:135-40. 2006
  10. pmc Rhesus monkeys behave as if they perceive the Duncker Illusion
    A Z Zivotofsky
    National Eye Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1011-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Seeing the forest without losing sight of the trees: details are processed despite reversal insensitivity in structure from motion
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    The Gonda Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Neurosci Lett 415:195-9. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint A Jewish response to the Vatican's new bioethical guidelines
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Am J Bioeth 9:26-30. 2009
    ..These points of agreement and disagreement are discussed in detail in this article...
  3. doi request reprint Modality-specific communication enabling gait synchronization during over-ground side-by-side walking
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Hum Mov Sci 31:1268-85. 2012
    ..The results show that gait synchronization during natural walking is common, quantifiable, and has modality-specific properties...
  4. ncbi request reprint Choosing sides: lateralization in line trisection and quadrisection as a function of reading direction and handedness
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 20:206-11. 2004
    ..Thus, the preferred side in this nonlanguage task does not seem to be influenced by writing hand or accuracy but rather would seem to depend exclusively upon the earliest legitimate point, as determined by reading direction...
  5. doi request reprint Implantable radiofrequency identification (RFID) tags are not tattoos
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Am J Bioeth 8:52-3. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Finding the hidden faces: schizophrenic patients fare worse than healthy subjects
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    The Leslie and Susan Gonda Goldschmied Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Neuropsychologia 46:2140-4. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc The sensory feedback mechanisms enabling couples to walk synchronously: an initial investigation
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 4:28. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Hemisphere asymmetry in schizophrenia as revealed through line bisection, line trisection, and letter cancellation
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    The Leslie and Susan Gonda Goldschmied, Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Brain Res 1142:70-9. 2007
    ..Results may support findings in schizophrenia indicating decreased or altered function of the left hemisphere...
  9. ncbi request reprint A rare saccade velocity profile in Stiff-Person Syndrome with cerebellar degeneration
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Brain Res 1093:135-40. 2006
    ..In addition, this unusual saccadic velocity profile may have important implications for modeling the saccadic system and furthering a complete understanding of saccade generation...
  10. pmc Rhesus monkeys behave as if they perceive the Duncker Illusion
    A Z Zivotofsky
    National Eye Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1011-7. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The Duncker illusion: intersubject variability, brief exposure, and the role of eye movements in its generation
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Brain Science Program, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:2867-72. 2004
    ..The origins of this robust phenomenon are still subject to debate. The goal of this study was to examine the role eye movements play in its generation...
  12. ncbi request reprint A dissociation between perception and action in open-loop smooth-pursuit ocular tracking of the Duncker Illusion
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    The Gonda Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Neurosci Lett 376:81-6. 2005
    ..This finding lends support to the hypothesis of separate neurological pathways for the processing of visual information used to create the conscious percept and visual information used to drive motor actions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Scaling of horizontal and vertical fixational eye movements
    Jin Rong Liang
    Minerva Center and Department of Physics, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 71:031909. 2005
    ..This difference may be due to the need for continuously moving the eyes in the horizontal plane, in order to match the stereoscopic image for different viewing distances...
  14. doi request reprint Poor performance on serial visual tasks in persons with reading disabilities: impaired working memory?
    Ronit Ram-Tsur
    Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Learn Disabil 41:437-50. 2008
    ..We further suggest that visual tasks involving sequential comparisons could probe for poor working memory in PRD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence for ocular motor deficits in developmental dyslexia: application of the double-step paradigm
    Ronit Ram-Tsur
    The Leslie and Susan Gonda Goldschmied Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:4401-9. 2006
    ..The study hypothesis was that dyslexics have a longer saccadic latency in the second orthogonal saccade, a task that nondyslexics parallel process and perform rapidly...
  16. doi request reprint Visual assessment in children with cerebral palsy: implementation of a functional questionnaire
    Naomi B Ferziger
    The Gonda Multidisciplinary Brain Research Centre, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:422-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate an interdisciplinary visual assessment for multiply challenged children diagnosed with cerebral palsy (CP)...
  17. ncbi request reprint A possible early description of nystagmus and photophobia in albinism
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Vesalius 14:49-52. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Phase-synchronization decay of fixational eye movements
    Shay Moshel
    Department of Physics, Bar Ilan University, Raman Gan, Israel
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1039:484-8. 2005
    ..We found that only two components were synchronized: the right and left horizontal with each other and the right and left vertical. Furthermore, the vertical-vertical components were much more synchronized than the horizontal...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sequential processing deficits of reading disabled persons is independent of inter-stimulus interval
    R Ram-Tsur
    The Leslie and Susan Gonda Goldschmied Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, 52900 Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Vision Res 46:3949-60. 2006
    ..We suggest that dyslexics may have a higher order, dual mechanism impairment. We also discuss the clinical implications of our findings...
  20. ncbi request reprint Misjudging their own steps: why elderly people have trouble crossing the road
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Hum Factors 54:600-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to test whether elderly individuals underestimate the time that it will take them to cross a street by comparing estimated with actual road-crossing time...
  21. ncbi request reprint Temporal influences on retinal correspondence: ocular motor findings in paradoxical spatial projection
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Science Program, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Optom Vis Sci 81:712-7. 2004
    ..We encountered a 25-year-old woman who experiences paradoxical localization on cover testing in the absence of a manifest strabismus and with no previous surgical intervention...
  22. doi request reprint A perspective on the electrical stunning of animals: are there lessons to be learned from human electro-convulsive therapy (ECT)?
    Ari Z Zivotofsky
    Gonda Brain Research Center, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Meat Sci 90:956-61. 2012
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint The saccadic system more readily co-processes orthogonal than co-linear saccades
    R Ram-Tsur
    The Gonda Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, Gonda Brain Science Program, Bar Ilan University, 52900 Ramat Gan, Israel
    Exp Brain Res 160:398-403. 2005
    ..Based on these findings it is postulated that the ocular motor system can more readily co-process orthogonal than co-linear saccades...
  24. ncbi request reprint Modulation of gaze-evoked blinks depends primarily on extraretinal factors
    Shawn S Williamson
    Department of Physiology, University of Wisconsin, 1300 University Ave, Rm 127 SMI, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Neurophysiol 93:627-32. 2005
    ..Thus the modulation of gaze-evoked OOemg activity does not depend on the presence of visual information per se, but rather, results from an extraretinal signal...
  25. ncbi request reprint Confronting the bomber: coping at the site of previous terror attacks
    Rael D Strous
    Beer Yaakov Mental Health Center, Beer Yaakov, Israel
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:233-9. 2007
    ..Study observations confirm that resilience develops in the general population in response to ongoing terror attacks. Response to terror is heterogeneous with a range of coping mechanisms expressed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive computerized assessment of cognitive sequelae of a complete 12-16 hour fast
    Glen M Doniger
    Department of Clinical Science, NeuroTrax Corporation, New York, NY, USA
    Behav Neurosci 120:804-16. 2006
    ..Time-of-day effects often reflected poorer afternoon performance. These findings provide a detailed profile of cognitive consequences of food deprivation, affected by time of day, task demands, and type of outcome...