Andrea Berger

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Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Response inhibition in preschoolers at familial risk for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a behavioral and electrophysiological stop-signal study
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Psychology and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
    Child Dev 84:1616-32. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Electrophysiological evidence for numerosity processing in infancy
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Dev Neuropsychol 36:668-81. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary perspectives on attention and the development of self-regulation
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Psychology and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Prog Neurobiol 82:256-86. 2007
  4. pmc Infant brains detect arithmetic errors
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Zlotowski Centre for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:12649-53. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Motor and non-motor sequence learning in children and adolescents with cerebellar damage
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105 Israel
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:482-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Competition between endogenous and exogenous orienting of visual attention
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Exp Psychol Gen 134:207-21. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Task switching after cerebellar damage
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Neuropsychology 19:362-70. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Parenting of 7-month-old infants at familial risk for ADHD during infant's free play, with restrictions on interaction
    Rivka Landau
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Infant Behav Dev 32:173-82. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Fast and slow brain rhythms in rule/expectation violation tasks: focusing on evaluation processes by excluding motor action
    Gabriel Tzur
    Department of Psychology and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Behav Brain Res 198:420-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Brain representations of negative numbers
    Michael Parnes
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Exp Psychol 66:251-8. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Response inhibition in preschoolers at familial risk for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a behavioral and electrophysiological stop-signal study
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Psychology and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
    Child Dev 84:1616-32. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Electrophysiological evidence for numerosity processing in infancy
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Dev Neuropsychol 36:668-81. 2011
    ..The current article suggests that similar to findings in adults, infants' frontal activity also seems to be preceded by activity in right parietal electrodes, plausibly related to the evaluation of numerosity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary perspectives on attention and the development of self-regulation
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Psychology and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Prog Neurobiol 82:256-86. 2007
    ..Finally, some initial evidence suggesting the possibility of fostering self-regulation through training of attention is presented...
  4. pmc Infant brains detect arithmetic errors
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Zlotowski Centre for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:12649-53. 2006
    ..These findings show (i) that the brain network involved in error detection can be identified in infancy and (ii) that this network can support an association between looking time and violation of expectations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Motor and non-motor sequence learning in children and adolescents with cerebellar damage
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105 Israel
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:482-7. 2005
    ..These results are in line with another study by our group on task switching with the same patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Competition between endogenous and exogenous orienting of visual attention
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Exp Psychol Gen 134:207-21. 2005
    ..A theoretical framework for understanding the relationship between endogenous and exogenous orienting of attention is proposed, tested, and confirmed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Task switching after cerebellar damage
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Neuropsychology 19:362-70. 2005
    ..Berger et al., in press). They have important implications for our understanding of the cognitive sequelae of early cerebellar damage as well as the involvement of the cerebellum in task switching...
  8. doi request reprint Parenting of 7-month-old infants at familial risk for ADHD during infant's free play, with restrictions on interaction
    Rivka Landau
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Infant Behav Dev 32:173-82. 2009
    ..However, fathers in both groups rebuilt their infant's play more frequently than mothers, infants looked at them more often, and a larger number of infants involved the father in their play...
  9. doi request reprint Fast and slow brain rhythms in rule/expectation violation tasks: focusing on evaluation processes by excluding motor action
    Gabriel Tzur
    Department of Psychology and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Behav Brain Res 198:420-8. 2009
    ..These effects might be related to the synchronization between different types of cognitive processes involving the fulfillment of a task (e.g., working memory, visual perception, mathematical calculation, etc.)...
  10. doi request reprint Brain representations of negative numbers
    Michael Parnes
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Exp Psychol 66:251-8. 2012
    ..This pattern of results supports the idea that natural numbers serve as primitives of the human cognitive system, whereas negative numbers are apparently generated if needed...
  11. pmc Emerging developmental pathways to ADHD: possible path markers in early infancy
    Judith G Auerbach
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Neural Plast 11:29-43. 2004
    ..Measures of neonatal immaturity and activity were related to behavior at 7 months. The findings suggest that possible developmental pathways to ADHD may be emerging in early infancy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Theta synchrony supports Weber-Fechner and Stevens' Laws for error processing, uniting high and low mental processes
    Gabriel Tzur
    Department of Psychology and Zlotowski Centre for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, 84105, Israel
    Psychophysiology 47:758-66. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint The brain locus of interaction between number and size: a combined functional magnetic resonance imaging and event-related potential study
    Roi Cohen Kadosh
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:957-70. 2007
    ..We concluded that the processing of magnitude can be subserved by shared or distinct neural substrates, depending on task requirements...
  14. doi request reprint Dopamine risk and paternal ADHD symptomatology associated with ADHD symptoms in four and a half-year-old boys
    Judith G Auerbach
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Psychiatr Genet 20:160-5. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Motor inhibition and learning impairments in school-aged children following exposure to organophosphate pesticides in infancy
    Ora Kofman
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beersheva, Israel
    Pediatr Res 60:88-92. 2006
    ..Children with pesticide or kerosene poisoning had a retrieval deficit on the acquisition phase of a verbal learning task...
  16. ncbi request reprint Analysis of word clustering in verbal fluency of school-aged children
    Rinat Koren
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Zlotowski Centre for Neurosciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O B 653, Beersheva 84105, Israel
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 20:1087-104. 2005
    ..These data suggest that measurement of clustering strategies in the verbal fluency task can be used to assess executive function deficits in children with acquired or developmental neurological impairment or attention deficits...
  17. ncbi request reprint Individual performance based on cognitive experimental measurements? The case of inhibition of return
    Andrea Berger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Exp Psychol 53:209-17. 2006
    ..Furthermore, this reliability problem might diminish the likelihood of finding differences between groups and conditions. The study shows that these problems may be partially corrected by employing the back-to-center paradigm...
  18. ncbi request reprint When things look wrong: theta activity in rule violation
    Gabriel Tzur
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Neuropsychologia 45:3122-6. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the results show that theta activity is sensitive to the salience of the violation, that is, the degree of deviation of the conflicting/erroneous stimulus from the correct (expected) one...
  19. doi request reprint Prediction of preschool aggression from DRD4 risk, parental ADHD symptoms, and home chaos
    Tali Farbiash
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel, 84501
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:489-99. 2014
    ..Moreover, home chaos was found to be a significant environmental mechanism through which paternal ADHD symptoms affect children's aggression in the preschool years. ..
  20. doi request reprint Does the learning of two symbolic sets of numbers affect the automaticity of number processing in children?
    Hila Hochman Cohen
    Department of Psychology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel Electronic address
    J Exp Child Psychol 121:96-110. 2014
    ..This learning program gave us the unique opportunity to examine the connection between symbolic sets and the mental representation of numbers in a novel fashion. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint The development of internal representations of magnitude and their association with Arabic numerals
    Orly Rubinsten
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Exp Child Psychol 81:74-92. 2002
    ..At the beginning of first grade children can automatically access only one of these representations and only from the end of first grade can they access both of these representations...
  22. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological evidence for automatic processing of erroneous stimuli
    David Mesika
    Department of Psychology and Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 59:85-92. 2014
    ..At later processing stages, the same central monitoring mechanism is also involved in the detection/resolution of conflict. ..
  23. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychology of vitamin B12 deficiency in elderly dementia patients and control subjects
    Alicia Osimani
    Kaplan Hospital, Rehovot, Israel and the Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 18:33-8. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that cobalamin deficiency may cause a reversible dementia in elderly patients. This dementia may be differentiated from that of Alzheimer's disease by a thorough neuropsychological evaluation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Coding region paraoxonase polymorphisms dictate accentuated neuronal reactions in chronic, sub-threshold pesticide exposure
    R Orie Browne
    Department of Physiology, Soroka University Medical Center, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    FASEB J 20:1733-5. 2006
    ..Thus, gene-environment interactions involving the ACHE/PON1 locus may be causally involved in determining the physiological response to OP exposure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Benign familial infantile convulsions: linkage to chromosome 16p12-q12 in 14 families
    Yvonne G Weber
    Department of Neurology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Epilepsia 45:601-9. 2004
    ..Previous linkage analyses defined three susceptibility loci on chromosomes 19q12-q13.11, 16p12-q12, and 2q23-31. However, a responsible gene has not been identified. We studied linkage in 16 further BFIC families...