Antonino Vallesi

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Developmental dissociations of preparation over time: deconstructing the variable foreperiod phenomena
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste, Italy
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 33:1377-88. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Two networks involved in producing and realizing plans
    Cristiano Crescentini
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, International School for Advanced Studies SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Neuropsychologia 50:1521-35. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint An effect of spatial-temporal association of response codes: understanding the cognitive representations of time
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, SISSA ISAS, Trieste, Italy
    Cognition 107:501-27. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Age effects on the asymmetry of the motor system: evidence from cortical oscillatory activity
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Biol Psychol 85:213-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Overrecruitment in the aging brain as a function of task demands: evidence for a compensatory view
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, SISSA International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy
    J Cogn Neurosci 23:801-15. 2011
  6. doi request reprint How time modulates spatial responses
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies, SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Cortex 47:148-56. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Decay of stimulus spatial code in horizontal and vertical Simon tasks
    Antonino Vallesi
    Universita degli Studi di Padova, Scuola Internationale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste, Italy
    J Gen Psychol 136:350-73. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal involvement in source memory: an electrophysiological investigation of accounts concerning confidence and accuracy
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, SISSA ISAS, Trieste, Italy
    Brain Res 1124:111-25. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Targets and non-targets in the aging brain: A go/nogo event-related potential study
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies, SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 487:313-7. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Excessive sub-threshold motor preparation for non-target stimuli in normal aging
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies, SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Neuroimage 50:1251-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Developmental dissociations of preparation over time: deconstructing the variable foreperiod phenomena
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste, Italy
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 33:1377-88. 2007
    ..These findings are not fully compatible with previous views. A dual-process account is proposed to explain the data...
  2. doi request reprint Two networks involved in producing and realizing plans
    Cristiano Crescentini
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, International School for Advanced Studies SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Neuropsychologia 50:1521-35. 2012
    ..We attribute activation in DLPFC to generation and evaluation of abstract sequences of responses, and activation in the regions underlying plan execution to rehearsal of planned sequences of moves...
  3. ncbi request reprint An effect of spatial-temporal association of response codes: understanding the cognitive representations of time
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, SISSA ISAS, Trieste, Italy
    Cognition 107:501-27. 2008
    ..e., 3 short and 3 long durations). The compatibility effect between hand and duration was replicated, but followed a rectangular function of the duration. The shape of this function is discussed in relation to the specific task demands...
  4. doi request reprint Age effects on the asymmetry of the motor system: evidence from cortical oscillatory activity
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Biol Psychol 85:213-8. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that a loss of hemispheric asymmetry is a hallmark of the aging motor system, consistent with a decline of inter-hemispheric motor inhibition in normal aging...
  5. doi request reprint Overrecruitment in the aging brain as a function of task demands: evidence for a compensatory view
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, SISSA International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy
    J Cogn Neurosci 23:801-15. 2011
    ..Thus, the present data suggest that age-related extra-recruitment of neural resources can be beneficial for performance under taxing task conditions, such as when novel, weak, and complex rules have to be acquired...
  6. doi request reprint How time modulates spatial responses
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies, SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Cortex 47:148-56. 2011
    ..These findings confirm that in this task elapsing time is represented from left to right, and that this representation generates corresponding response codes that influence performance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Decay of stimulus spatial code in horizontal and vertical Simon tasks
    Antonino Vallesi
    Universita degli Studi di Padova, Scuola Internationale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste, Italy
    J Gen Psychol 136:350-73. 2009
    ..In contrast, translation theories, which propose that the effect occurs when stimulus features are translated into a response code, are more suitable to account for the vertical Simon effect...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal involvement in source memory: an electrophysiological investigation of accounts concerning confidence and accuracy
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, SISSA ISAS, Trieste, Italy
    Brain Res 1124:111-25. 2006
    ..The dissociable effects found within the prefrontal scalp regions, specifically along the anterior-posterior and right-left dimensions, are interpreted as markers of qualitatively different monitoring processes...
  9. doi request reprint Targets and non-targets in the aging brain: A go/nogo event-related potential study
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies, SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 487:313-7. 2011
    ..The amplitude of this component negatively correlated with go-RTs. In line with previous studies, this suggests that a partial response preparation to nogo events is strongly suppressed in older adults, especially faster ones...
  10. doi request reprint Excessive sub-threshold motor preparation for non-target stimuli in normal aging
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies, SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Neuroimage 50:1251-7. 2010
    ..Negative correlations between nogo-LRPs and go-RTs in the older group only suggest the possibility that partial response preparation for nogo stimuli is the cost to pay to maintain optimal speed to go stimuli in normal aging...
  11. doi request reprint Sequential congruency effects: disentangling priming and conflict adaptation
    Olga Puccioni
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, International School for Advanced Studies SISSA ISAS, via Bonomea 265, 34136, Trieste, Italy
    Psychol Res 76:591-600. 2012
    ..These results indicate that cognitive control may modulate performance above and beyond priming effects...
  12. doi request reprint Conflict resolution and adaptation in normal aging: the role of verbal intelligence and cognitive reserve
    Olga Puccioni
    Neuroscience Area, International School for Advanced Studies SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Psychol Aging 27:1018-26. 2012
    ..We therefore suggest that general and specific accounts of cognitive aging may apply to different processing stages, which are influenced by partially different compensatory factors...
  13. pmc Understanding and imitating unfamiliar actions: distinct underlying mechanisms
    Joana C Carmo
    Sector of Cognitive Neuroscience, Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e46939. 2012
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  14. pmc Effects of TMS on different stages of motor and non-motor verb processing in the primary motor cortex
    Liuba Papeo
    Sector of Cognitive Neuroscience, Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste, Italy
    PLoS ONE 4:e4508. 2009
    ..This area seems to be rather involved in post-conceptual processing that follows the retrieval of motor representations, its activity being modulated (facilitated or inhibited), in a top-down manner, by the specific demand of the task...
  15. pmc Age-related differences in transfer costs: evidence from go/nogo tasks
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, International School for Advanced Studies, via Bonomea 265, Trieste, Italy
    Psychol Aging 25:963-7. 2010
    ..In a 1st block of trials, younger adults showed slower responses to previous nogo/now-go numbers than to new go numbers, an effect not shown by older adults. Alternative accounts of these differential transfer costs are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint The neural basis of temporal preparation: Insights from brain tumor patients
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Neuropsychologia 45:2755-63. 2007
    ..This study demonstrates that testing acute cerebral tumor patients represents a viable neuropsychological approach for the fractionation and localisation of cognitive processes...
  17. doi request reprint Right fronto-parietal involvement in monitoring spatial trajectories
    Antonino Vallesi
    International School for Advanced Studies SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    Neuroimage 57:558-64. 2011
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  18. ncbi request reprint Role of the prefrontal cortex in the foreperiod effect: TMS evidence for dual mechanisms in temporal preparation
    Antonino Vallesi
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy
    Cereb Cortex 17:466-74. 2007
    ..Conversely, sequential effects were not influenced by TMS. A dual-process model of the FP phenomena is proposed to interpret the dissociation found between the 2 effects...
  19. ncbi request reprint Horizontal and vertical Simon effect: different underlying mechanisms?
    Antonino Vallesi
    Neuroscience Programme, SISSA ISAS, Trieste, Italy
    Cognition 96:B33-43. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that typical activation accounts can fit only the horizontal Simon effect, while a translation explanation is more suitable for the vertical Simon effect...
  20. ncbi request reprint Top-down and bottom-up processes in the extrastriate cortex of cirrhotic patients: an ERP study
    Sami Schiff
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128, Padova, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:1728-36. 2006
    ..This study aims to evaluate the efficiency of top-down and bottom-up processes in the extrastriate cortex of cirrhotic patients without overt hepatic encephalopathy (HE)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Impairment of response inhibition precedes motor alteration in the early stage of liver cirrhosis: a behavioral and electrophysiological study
    Sami Schiff
    Department of Neurological and Vision Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Metab Brain Dis 20:381-92. 2005
    ..In conclusion, cirrhotic patients without overt HE display a psychomotor slowing, depending first lyon response inhibition and only later accompanied by impaired motor execution...