Jorge Moll

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  1. ncbi The neural correlates of moral sensitivity: a functional magnetic resonance imaging investigation of basic and moral emotions
    Jorge Moll
    Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group, Hospitais D Or and LABS, RJ, 22281 081, Brazil
    J Neurosci 22:2730-6. 2002
  2. ncbi Moral judgments, emotions and the utilitarian brain
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit, LABS D Or Hospital Network, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
    Trends Cogn Sci 11:319-21. 2007
  3. ncbi Morals and the human brain: a working model
    Jorge Moll
    Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group GNNC, LABS Hospitais D Or, Rua Pinheiro Guimarães, 22 4 degrees andar, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
    Neuroreport 14:299-305. 2003
  4. ncbi The moral affiliations of disgust: a functional MRI study
    Jorge Moll
    Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group, LABS Hospitais D Or, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
    Cogn Behav Neurol 18:68-78. 2005
  5. ncbi Opinion: the neural basis of human moral cognition
    Jorge Moll
    The Cognitive Neuroscience Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Building 10 Room 5C205 MSC 1440, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1440, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 6:799-809. 2005
  6. doi The neural basis of moral cognition: sentiments, concepts, and values
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit, LABS D Or Hospital Network, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil, 22281 080
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1124:161-80. 2008
  7. doi Social attachment and aversion in human moral cognition
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit, LABS D Or Hospital Network, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 33:456-65. 2009
  8. pmc Real-time fMRI pattern decoding and neurofeedback using FRIEND: an FSL-integrated BCI toolbox
    Joao R Sato
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit and Neuroinformatics Workgroup, D Or Institute for Research and Education IDOR, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Center of Mathematics, Computation and Cognition, Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo Andre, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 8:e81658. 2013
  9. ncbi Functional networks in emotional moral and nonmoral social judgments
    Jorge Moll
    Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group GNNC, Hospitals D Or and LABS, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Neuroimage 16:696-703. 2002
  10. pmc Voluntary enhancement of neural signatures of affiliative emotion using FMRI neurofeedback
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit and Neuroinformatics Workgroup, D Or Institute for Research and Education IDOR, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 9:e97343. 2014

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  1. ncbi The neural correlates of moral sensitivity: a functional magnetic resonance imaging investigation of basic and moral emotions
    Jorge Moll
    Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group, Hospitais D Or and LABS, RJ, 22281 081, Brazil
    J Neurosci 22:2730-6. 2002
    ..We suggest that the automatic tagging of ordinary social events with moral values may be an important mechanism for implicit social behaviors in humans...
  2. ncbi Moral judgments, emotions and the utilitarian brain
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit, LABS D Or Hospital Network, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
    Trends Cogn Sci 11:319-21. 2007
    ..A new study on patients with prefrontal damage provides key insights on the neurobiology of moral judgment and raises new questions on the mechanisms by which reason and emotion contribute to moral cognition...
  3. ncbi Morals and the human brain: a working model
    Jorge Moll
    Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group GNNC, LABS Hospitais D Or, Rua Pinheiro Guimarães, 22 4 degrees andar, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
    Neuroreport 14:299-305. 2003
    ..This model provides a framework for empirical testing with current methods of neurobehavioral analysis...
  4. ncbi The moral affiliations of disgust: a functional MRI study
    Jorge Moll
    Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group, LABS Hospitais D Or, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
    Cogn Behav Neurol 18:68-78. 2005
    ..Human disgust encompasses a variety of emotional experiences that are ingrained in frontal, temporal, and limbic networks...
  5. ncbi Opinion: the neural basis of human moral cognition
    Jorge Moll
    The Cognitive Neuroscience Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Building 10 Room 5C205 MSC 1440, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1440, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 6:799-809. 2005
    ..Here, we propose a cognitive neuroscience view of how cultural and context-dependent knowledge, semantic social knowledge and motivational states can be integrated to explain complex aspects of human moral cognition...
  6. doi The neural basis of moral cognition: sentiments, concepts, and values
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit, LABS D Or Hospital Network, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil, 22281 080
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1124:161-80. 2008
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  7. doi Social attachment and aversion in human moral cognition
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit, LABS D Or Hospital Network, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 33:456-65. 2009
    ..Exploring the underlying mechanisms of human social attachment and aversion will provide new insights and foster novel experimental paradigms for the study of moral cognition and behavior...
  8. pmc Real-time fMRI pattern decoding and neurofeedback using FRIEND: an FSL-integrated BCI toolbox
    Joao R Sato
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit and Neuroinformatics Workgroup, D Or Institute for Research and Education IDOR, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Center of Mathematics, Computation and Cognition, Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo Andre, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 8:e81658. 2013
    ..FRIEND is open-source and free for non-commercial use. Processing tutorials and extensive documentation are available. ..
  9. ncbi Functional networks in emotional moral and nonmoral social judgments
    Jorge Moll
    Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group GNNC, Hospitals D Or and LABS, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Neuroimage 16:696-703. 2002
    ..These findings provide new evidence that the orbitofrontal cortex has dedicated subregions specialized in processing specific forms of social behavior...
  10. pmc Voluntary enhancement of neural signatures of affiliative emotion using FMRI neurofeedback
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit and Neuroinformatics Workgroup, D Or Institute for Research and Education IDOR, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 9:e97343. 2014
    ..This demonstrates that humans can voluntarily enhance brain signatures of tenderness/affection, unlocking new possibilities for promoting prosocial emotions and countering antisocial behavior. ..
  11. ncbi A neural signature of affiliative emotion in the human septohypothalamic area
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit, D Or Institute for Research and Education, 22281 100, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Neurosci 32:12499-505. 2012
    ..Our finding of a neural signature of human affiliative experience bears direct implications for the neurobiological mechanisms underpinning impaired affiliative experiences and behaviors in neuropsychiatric conditions...
  12. pmc Decreased premotor cortex volume in victims of urban violence with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Vanessa Rocha-Rego
    Instituto de Biofisica Carlos Chagas Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 7:e42560. 2012
    ..Assaultive trauma is characterized by forceful invasion of the peripersonal space; therefore, could this traumatic event be associated with structural alteration of premotor areas in PTSD?..
  13. doi Contribution of 1H spectroscopy to a brief cognitive-functional test battery for the diagnosis of mild Alzheimer's disease
    Andrea Silveira de Souza
    D Or Institute for Research and Education IDOR, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 32:351-61. 2011
    ..We aim to verify the diagnostic accuracy of amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) and AD with proton spectroscopy (1H-MRS) combined with brief cognitive-functional scales...
  14. doi Psychopathy as a disorder of the moral brain: fronto-temporo-limbic grey matter reductions demonstrated by voxel-based morphometry
    Ricardo de Oliveira-Souza
    Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Unit, LABS D Or Hospital Network, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Neuroimage 40:1202-13. 2008
    ..The pattern of grey matter reductions in patients with high psychopathy scores comprised a distributed fronto-temporal network which plays a critical role in moral sensibility and behavior...
  15. pmc Structural and functional brain rewiring clarifies preserved interhemispheric transfer in humans born without the corpus callosum
    Fernanda Tovar-Moll
    D Or Institute for Research and Education IDOR, 22281 032, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Institute of Biomedical Sciences ICB andNational Institute for Translational Neuroscience INNT, Ministry of Science and Technology, Brazil National Center of Structural Biology and Bioimaging CENABIO, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, 21941 902, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:7843-8. 2014
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  16. doi Functional expansion of sensorimotor representation and structural reorganization of callosal connections in lower limb amputees
    Elington L Simões
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 21941 920
    J Neurosci 32:3211-20. 2012
    ..Finally, DTI analysis showed structural changes in the corpus callosum of amputees, compatible with the hypothesis that phantom sensations may depend on inhibitory release in the sensorimotor cortex...
  17. ncbi Pathological generosity: An atypical impulse control disorder after a left subcortical stroke
    Rafael Ferreira-Garcia
    a Programa de Ansiedade e Depressão, Instituto de Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Neurocase 20:496-500. 2014
    ..Because pathological generosity may lead to significant distress and financial burden upon patients and their families, it may warrant further consideration as a potential type of impulse control disorder. ..
  18. ncbi The cerebral correlates of set-shifting: an fMRI study of the trail making test
    Jorge Moll
    LABS Rede D Or, Grupo de Neuroimagem e Neurologia do Comportamento, D Or Hospital, RJ Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 60:900-5. 2002
    ..Many commonly used neuropsychological paradigms, such as the Stroop, Wisconsin Card Sorting, and go - no go tasks, share some patterns of cerebral activation with the TMT...
  19. pmc Human fronto-mesolimbic networks guide decisions about charitable donation
    Jorge Moll
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1440, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:15623-8. 2006
    ..Remarkably, more anterior sectors of the prefrontal cortex are distinctively recruited when altruistic choices prevail over selfish material interests...
  20. ncbi Event frequency modulates the processing of daily life activities in human medial prefrontal cortex
    Frank Krueger
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1440, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:2346-53. 2007
    ..We conclude that subregions of the medial PFC are differentially engaged in processing event sequence knowledge depending on how often the activity was reportedly performed in daily life...
  21. pmc Social concepts are represented in the superior anterior temporal cortex
    Roland Zahn
    National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Cognitive Neuroscience Section, Bethesda, MD 20892 1440, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:6430-5. 2007
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  22. ncbi Broca's aphemia: an illustrated account of its clinico-anatomic validity
    Ricardo de Oliveira-Souza
    1Hospital Universitário Gaffrée e Guinle, Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 65:1220-3. 2007
    ..To present the case of a 54-year-old man with loss of speech, but with preservation of voluntary facio-lingual motility, language and other cognitive abilities (Broca's aphemia)...