Carlo Miniussi

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Affiliation: University of Brescia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Efficacy of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation/transcranial direct current stimulation in cognitive neurorehabilitation
    Carlo Miniussi
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, National Institute of Neuroscience Italy, University of Brescia and Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Brain Stimul 1:326-36. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Combining TMS and EEG offers new prospects in cognitive neuroscience
    Carlo Miniussi
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, National Institute of Neuroscience Italy, University of Brescia, Italy
    Brain Topogr 22:249-56. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Compensatory networks to counteract the effects of ageing on language
    Rosa Manenti
    IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Behav Brain Res 249:22-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Naming facilitation induced by transcranial direct current stimulation
    Anna Fertonani
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Behav Brain Res 208:311-8. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of primary progressive aphasias by transcranial direct current stimulation combined with language training
    Maria Cotelli
    IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 39:799-808. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Anomia training and brain stimulation in chronic aphasia
    Maria Cotelli
    IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 21:717-41. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Alpha-generation as basic response-signature to transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) targeting the human resting motor cortex: a TMS/EEG co-registration study
    Domenica Veniero
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Psychophysiology 48:1381-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Empathy and emotion recognition in semantic dementia: a case report
    Marco Calabria
    IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Via Piastroni, 4 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Brain Cogn 70:247-52. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Face-name repetition priming in semantic dementia: a case report
    Marco Calabria
    IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Via Piastroni, 4 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Brain Cogn 70:231-7. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of timing in the induction of neuromodulation in perceptual learning by transcranial electric stimulation
    Cornelia Pirulli
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Brain Stimul 6:683-9. 2013

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Efficacy of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation/transcranial direct current stimulation in cognitive neurorehabilitation
    Carlo Miniussi
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, National Institute of Neuroscience Italy, University of Brescia and Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Brain Stimul 1:326-36. 2008
    ..Brain stimulation is indeed an exciting opportunity in the field of cognitive neurorehabilitation, which is clearly in need of further research...
  2. doi request reprint Combining TMS and EEG offers new prospects in cognitive neuroscience
    Carlo Miniussi
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, National Institute of Neuroscience Italy, University of Brescia, Italy
    Brain Topogr 22:249-56. 2010
    ..An advance in the understanding of these issues is timely and promises to have a substantial impact on many areas of clinical and basic neuroscience...
  3. doi request reprint Compensatory networks to counteract the effects of ageing on language
    Rosa Manenti
    IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Behav Brain Res 249:22-7. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Naming facilitation induced by transcranial direct current stimulation
    Anna Fertonani
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Behav Brain Res 208:311-8. 2010
    ..The opportunity to non-invasively interact with the functioning of these plasticity mechanisms will surely open new and promising scenarios in language studies in basic and clinical neuroscience fields...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of primary progressive aphasias by transcranial direct current stimulation combined with language training
    Maria Cotelli
    IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 39:799-808. 2014
    ..tDCS should be considered a useful tool for the improvement of language functions in patients with neurodegenerative diseases in future trials. ..
  6. doi request reprint Anomia training and brain stimulation in chronic aphasia
    Maria Cotelli
    IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 21:717-41. 2011
    ..However, further work is required in order to verify whether optimal combination parameters (rTMS alone or speech therapy alone) and length of rTMS treatment may be found...
  7. doi request reprint Alpha-generation as basic response-signature to transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) targeting the human resting motor cortex: a TMS/EEG co-registration study
    Domenica Veniero
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Psychophysiology 48:1381-9. 2011
    ..Considering previous studies, our data suggest that α generation may represent an intrinsic induced response and a basic response signature to TMS targeting the human resting motor cortex...
  8. doi request reprint Empathy and emotion recognition in semantic dementia: a case report
    Marco Calabria
    IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Via Piastroni, 4 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Brain Cogn 70:247-52. 2009
    ..This case is a good example of a dissociation of covert and overt emotional functioning in SD. Results are discussed in terms of the impaired empathic behavior and emotional functioning in FTLD...
  9. doi request reprint Face-name repetition priming in semantic dementia: a case report
    Marco Calabria
    IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Via Piastroni, 4 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Brain Cogn 70:231-7. 2009
    ..Results are discussed within the hypothesis of a degradation of face and name representation, one of the most consistent accounts explaining semantic deficits in SD...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of timing in the induction of neuromodulation in perceptual learning by transcranial electric stimulation
    Cornelia Pirulli
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Brain Stimul 6:683-9. 2013
    ..However to date is not clear which is the optimal timing to apply tES in relation to the induction of robust facilitatory effects...
  11. doi request reprint Brain stimulation improves associative memory in an individual with amnestic mild cognitive impairment
    Maria Cotelli
    San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Via Pilastroni, 4, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Neurocase 18:217-23. 2012
    ..These findings indicate that rTMS to the left parietal cortex improved memory performance in aMCI...
  12. ncbi request reprint Excitability modulation of the motor system induced by transcranial direct current stimulation: a multimodal approach
    Maria Concetta Pellicciari
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Neuroimage 83:569-80. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Transcranial direct current stimulation over right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex enhances error awareness in older age
    Siobhán Harty
    Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience and School of Psychology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland, and Department of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, University of Brescia, and Istituti di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    J Neurosci 34:3646-52. 2014
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  14. pmc Is transcranial alternating current stimulation effective in modulating brain oscillations?
    Debora Brignani
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e56589. 2013
    ..Therefore, the present study does not provide significant evidence for tACS reliably inducing direct modulations of brain oscillations that can influence performance in a visual task...
  15. doi request reprint Transcranial brain stimulation studies of episodic memory in young adults, elderly adults and individuals with memory dysfunction: a review
    Rosa Manenti
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Brain Stimul 5:103-9. 2012
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  16. doi request reprint Sensory memory during physiological aging indexed by mismatch negativity (MMN)
    Manuela Ruzzoli
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Neurobiol Aging 33:625.e21-30. 2012
    ..Considering the advantage offered by the MMN paradigm used here, these data might be a useful reference point for the assessment of auditory sensory memory in pathological aging (e.g., in neurodegenerative diseases)...
  17. doi request reprint Potentiation of short-latency cortical responses by high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Domenica Veniero
    Dept of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, School of Medicine, University of Brescia, Viale Europa 11, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    J Neurophysiol 104:1578-88. 2010
    ..These results provide the first direct, on-line evaluation of the effects of high-frequency TMS on EEG activity. In addition, the results provide a direct demonstration of cortical potentiation induced by rTMS in humans...
  18. doi request reprint Transcranial stimulation and cognition
    Carlo Miniussi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, National Institute of Neuroscience, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 116:739-50. 2013
    ..To describe better the advanced knowledge provided by NIBS in cognition, we will treat each NIBS technique separately and underline the related hypotheses beyond applications. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Modelling non-invasive brain stimulation in cognitive neuroscience
    Carlo Miniussi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, National Neuroscience Institute, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy Electronic address
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:1702-12. 2013
    ..By transitioning our discussion from one aspect (NIBS) to the other (cognition), we aim to provide insights to guide future research. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Combining transcranial electrical stimulation with electroencephalography: a multimodal approach
    Carlo Miniussi
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnologies, University of Brescia, Italy
    Clin EEG Neurosci 43:184-91. 2012
    ..This article aims at presenting new knowledge about this recent and innovative approach that can possibly provide information about the dynamics of human brain functions beyond what is possible by the use of either method alone...
  21. doi request reprint Transcranial magnetic stimulation in cognitive rehabilitation
    Carlo Miniussi
    Dept of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnologies, National Institute of Neuroscience, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 21:579-601. 2011
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  22. ncbi request reprint The when and where of spatial storage in memory-guided saccades
    Debora Brignani
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Neuroimage 52:1611-20. 2010
    ....
  23. doi request reprint TMS-EEG co-registration: on TMS-induced artifact
    Domenica Veniero
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, National Institute of Neuroscience, University of Brescia, Viale Europa 11, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:1392-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify stimulus-related artifacts, and to provide experimental data containing the length of the artifact induced by the magnetic field and its variations with respect to the experimental setting...
  24. doi request reprint The role of the prefrontal cortex in sentence comprehension: an rTMS study
    Rosa Manenti
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS S Giovanni di Dio FBF, Brescia, Italy
    Cortex 44:337-44. 2008
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  25. doi request reprint Lateralized contribution of prefrontal cortex in controlling task-irrelevant information during verbal and spatial working memory tasks: rTMS evidence
    Marco Sandrini
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS S Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, via Pilastroni 4, Brescia, Italy
    Neuropsychologia 46:2056-63. 2008
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  26. ncbi request reprint Right hemisphere involvement in non-fluent primary progressive aphasia
    Claudia Repetto
    IRCCS S Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    Behav Neurol 18:239-43. 2007
    ..This unexpected finding shows that NfPPA may arise not only from cortical abnormalities in the language-dominant left hemisphere, but also from right hemisphere involvement in a right hander (crossed aphasia)...