Patrik Vuilleumier

Summary

Affiliation: University of Geneva
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Distant influences of amygdala lesion on visual cortical activation during emotional face processing
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurology and Neurosciences, Centre Medical Universitaire, University of Geneva, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Nat Neurosci 7:1271-8. 2004
  2. doi request reprint The brain under self-control: modulation of inhibitory and monitoring cortical networks during hypnotic paralysis
    Yann Cojan
    Department of Neuroscience, University Medical School, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuron 62:862-75. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Emotion and attention interactions in social cognition: brain regions involved in processing anger prosody
    David Sander
    Geneva Emotion Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 28:848-58. 2005
  4. pmc Emotional attention in acquired prosopagnosia
    Marius V Peelen
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:268-77. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Attentional load modifies early activity in human primary visual cortex
    Karsten S Rauss
    Department of Neurosciences, Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, University of Geneva, Rue Michel Servet 1, Geneva, Switzerland
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:1723-33. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Portraits or people? Distinct representations of face identity in the human visual cortex
    Gilles Pourtois
    Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology and Department of Neurosciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1043-57. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The voices of wrath: brain responses to angry prosody in meaningless speech
    Didier Grandjean
    Geneva Emotion Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Bd du Pont d Arve 40, CH 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Nat Neurosci 8:145-6. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Memory for friends or foes: the social context of past encounters with faces modulates their subsequent neural traces in the brain
    Pascal Vrticka
    University of Geneva, and University Medical Center of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Soc Neurosci 4:384-401. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Effects of attentional load on early visual processing depend on stimulus timing
    Karsten Rauss
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:63-74. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Top-down activation of fusiform cortex without seeing faces in prosopagnosia
    Ruthger Righart
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences and Clinic of Neurology, University of Geneva, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 20:1878-90. 2010

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Publications99

  1. ncbi request reprint Distant influences of amygdala lesion on visual cortical activation during emotional face processing
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurology and Neurosciences, Centre Medical Universitaire, University of Geneva, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Nat Neurosci 7:1271-8. 2004
    ..Our data show that combining the fMRI and lesion approaches can help reveal the source of functional modulatory influences between distant but interconnected brain regions...
  2. doi request reprint The brain under self-control: modulation of inhibitory and monitoring cortical networks during hypnotic paralysis
    Yann Cojan
    Department of Neuroscience, University Medical School, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuron 62:862-75. 2009
    ..These results suggest that hypnosis may enhance self-monitoring processes to allow internal representations generated by the suggestion to guide behavior but does not act through direct motor inhibition...
  3. ncbi request reprint Emotion and attention interactions in social cognition: brain regions involved in processing anger prosody
    David Sander
    Geneva Emotion Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 28:848-58. 2005
    ....
  4. pmc Emotional attention in acquired prosopagnosia
    Marius V Peelen
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:268-77. 2009
    ..We conclude that systems involved in the emotional guidance of attention by facial expression can function normally in acquired prosopagnosia, and can thus be dissociated from systems involved in face identification...
  5. doi request reprint Attentional load modifies early activity in human primary visual cortex
    Karsten S Rauss
    Department of Neurosciences, Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, University of Geneva, Rue Michel Servet 1, Geneva, Switzerland
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:1723-33. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Portraits or people? Distinct representations of face identity in the human visual cortex
    Gilles Pourtois
    Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology and Department of Neurosciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1043-57. 2005
    ..This pattern provides new insights into the nature of face representation in the human visual system...
  7. ncbi request reprint The voices of wrath: brain responses to angry prosody in meaningless speech
    Didier Grandjean
    Geneva Emotion Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Bd du Pont d Arve 40, CH 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Nat Neurosci 8:145-6. 2005
    ..Attention and emotion seem to have separate effects on stimulus processing, reflecting a fundamental principle of human brain organization shared by voice and face perception...
  8. doi request reprint Memory for friends or foes: the social context of past encounters with faces modulates their subsequent neural traces in the brain
    Pascal Vrticka
    University of Geneva, and University Medical Center of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Soc Neurosci 4:384-401. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Effects of attentional load on early visual processing depend on stimulus timing
    Karsten Rauss
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:63-74. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that stimulus timing can profoundly alter the effects of attentional load on the earliest stages of processing in human visual cortex...
  10. doi request reprint Top-down activation of fusiform cortex without seeing faces in prosopagnosia
    Ruthger Righart
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences and Clinic of Neurology, University of Geneva, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 20:1878-90. 2010
    ..S. These results provide a novel account for residual activation of the FFA and underscore the importance of controlling task demands during functional magnetic resonance imaging...
  11. pmc Individual attachment style modulates human amygdala and striatum activation during social appraisal
    Pascal Vrticka
    Swiss National Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 3:e2868. 2008
    ..By linking fundamental psychosocial dimensions of adult attachment with brain function, our results do not only corroborate their biological bases but also help understand their impact on behavior...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of emotional prosody on auditory extinction for voices in patients with spatial neglect
    Didier Grandjean
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 46:487-96. 2008
    ..Taken together, our results have provided new evidence that emotional attention mechanisms may be triggered in the auditory modality by negative and positive vocal stimuli...
  13. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous recording of EEG and facial muscle reactions during spontaneous emotional mimicry
    Amal Achaibou
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience and Clinic of Neurology, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 46:1104-13. 2008
    ..These findings are discussed against the classical dual-route model of face recognition...
  14. ncbi request reprint Enhanced extrastriate visual response to bandpass spatial frequency filtered fearful faces: time course and topographic evoked-potentials mapping
    Gilles Pourtois
    Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Hum Brain Mapp 26:65-79. 2005
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  15. doi request reprint Rhythm evokes action: early processing of metric deviances in expressive music by experts and laymen revealed by ERP source imaging
    Clara E James
    Geneva Neuroscience Center, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:2751-67. 2012
    ..Such motor representations could play a role in temporal sensory prediction evolved from musical training and suggests that rhythm evokes action more strongly in highly trained instrumentalists...
  16. doi request reprint White-matter connectivity between face-responsive regions in the human brain
    Markus Gschwind
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 22:1564-76. 2012
    ..These results unveil the structural neural architecture of the human face recognition system and provide new insights on how distributed face-responsive areas may work together...
  17. doi request reprint Self-relevance processing in the human amygdala: gaze direction, facial expression, and emotion intensity
    Karim N'Diaye
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Basic Neuroscience, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    Emotion 9:798-806. 2009
    ..These results support an involvement of human amygdala in the appraisal of self-relevance and reveal a crucial role of expression intensity in emotion and gaze interactions...
  18. doi request reprint Neuroanatomy of hemispatial neglect and its functional components: a study using voxel-based lesion-symptom mapping
    Vincent Verdon
    Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Brain 133:880-94. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of perceptual learning on primary visual cortex activity in humans
    Gilles Pourtois
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Vision Res 48:55-62. 2008
    ..Our results demonstrate that successful acquisition of a perceptual skill can produce long-lasting changes for initial sensory inputs in the adult human visual system...
  20. pmc Emotional modulation of body-selective visual areas
    Marius V Peelen
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 2:274-83. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint The space of senses: impaired crossmodal interactions in a patient with Balint syndrome after bilateral parietal damage
    Nathalie Valenza
    Laboratory of Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience and Clinic of Neurology, University of Geneva, 24 rue Micheli du Crest 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 42:1737-48. 2004
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  22. doi request reprint Impact of transient emotions on functional connectivity during subsequent resting state: a wavelet correlation approach
    Hamdi Eryilmaz
    Department of Neuroscience, CMU, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 54:2481-91. 2011
    ..These findings reveal specific neural circuits recruited during the recovery from emotional arousal and highlight the complex functional dynamics of default mode networks in emotionally salient contexts...
  23. pmc Abnormal attentional modulation of retinotopic cortex in parietal patients with spatial neglect
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences and Clinical Neurology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Biol 18:1525-9. 2008
    ..These results reveal attention-dependent abnormalities in visual cortex after lesions in distant (parietal) regions. This may explain otherwise puzzling aspects of neglect [5, 6], as confirmed here by additional behavioral testing...
  24. ncbi request reprint How brains beware: neural mechanisms of emotional attention
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences and Clinic of Neurology, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    Trends Cogn Sci 9:585-94. 2005
    ..This work should help to elucidate the neural processes and temporal dynamics governing the integration of cognitive and affective influences in attention and behaviour...
  25. ncbi request reprint Attentional load and sensory competition in human vision: modulation of fMRI responses by load at fixation during task-irrelevant stimulation in the peripheral visual field
    Sophie Schwartz
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 15:770-86. 2005
    ..These distinct mechanisms in selective visual processing may be integrated within posterior parietal areas, rather than earlier occipital cortex...
  26. doi request reprint Effects of emotion regulation strategy on brain responses to the valence and social content of visual scenes
    Pascal Vrticka
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 49:1067-82. 2011
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  27. doi request reprint Unavoidable errors: a spatio-temporal analysis of time-course and neural sources of evoked potentials associated with error processing in a speeded task
    Roland Vocat
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience and Clinic of Neurology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 46:2545-55. 2008
    ..While ERN/Ne processes in anterior cingulate might primarily mediate error detection, Pe processes in posterior cingulate might be more directly related to behavioral adjustment based on the outcome of current actions...
  28. pmc Mapping aesthetic musical emotions in the brain
    Wiebke Trost
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience, Medical School, University of Geneva, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 22:2769-83. 2012
    ..These data reveal a differentiated recruitment across emotions of networks involved in reward, memory, self-reflective, and sensorimotor processes, which may account for the unique richness of musical emotions...
  29. doi request reprint Integration of error agency and representation of others' pain in the anterior insula
    Leonie Koban
    University of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cogn Neurosci 25:258-72. 2013
    ..We conclude that AI is crucial for integrating inferences about others' feeling states with information about action agency and outcome, thus generating an affective signal that may guide subsequent adjustment...
  30. doi request reprint Felt and seen pain evoke the same local patterns of cortical activity in insular and cingulate cortex
    Corrado Corradi-Dell'Acqua
    Swiss Centre for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, CH 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Neurosci 31:17996-8006. 2011
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  31. doi request reprint Face perception in the mind's eye
    Ruthger Righart
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience, School of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Brain Topogr 24:9-18. 2011
    ..These effects may reflect top-down modulation by memory on visual recognition processes by filling-in the missing facial information...
  32. ncbi request reprint Distinct spatial frequency sensitivities for processing faces and emotional expressions
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Geneva Medical Center, 1 Michel Servet, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Nat Neurosci 6:624-31. 2003
    ..An activation of pulvinar and superior colliculus by fearful expressions occurred specifically with low-frequency faces, suggesting that these subcortical pathways may provide coarse fear-related inputs to the amygdala...
  33. doi request reprint Principal components of functional connectivity: a new approach to study dynamic brain connectivity during rest
    Nora Leonardi
    Institute of Bioengineering, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland Department of Radiology and Medical Informatics, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 83:937-50. 2013
    ..Our results complement traditional stationary analyses, and reveal novel insights into brain connectivity dynamics and their modulation in a neurodegenerative disease. ..
  34. doi request reprint The neural substrates of social emotion perception and regulation are modulated by adult attachment style
    Pascal Vrticka
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Soc Neurosci 7:473-93. 2012
    ..Taken together, these findings reveal for the first time the neural underpinnings of attachment-related differences in social emotion regulation...
  35. doi request reprint Effects of social context and predictive relevance on action outcome monitoring
    Leonie Koban
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 12:460-78. 2012
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  36. pmc Modulation of visual processing by attention and emotion: windows on causal interactions between human brain regions
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory of Behavioural Neurology and Imaging of Cognition LabNIC, Department of Neurosciences, University Medical Centre, 1 rue Michel Servet, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:837-55. 2007
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  37. doi request reprint When your errors make me lose or win: event-related potentials to observed errors of cooperators and competitors
    Leonie Koban
    University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Soc Neurosci 5:360-74. 2010
    ..We conclude that error monitoring for others' actions depends on their congruence with personal goals, and recruits brain systems involved in self-referential processing specifically during cooperation...
  38. doi request reprint Beyond conventional event-related brain potential (ERP): exploring the time-course of visual emotion processing using topographic and principal component analyses
    Gilles Pourtois
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience and Clinic of Neurology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Brain Topogr 20:265-77. 2008
    ..These findings highlight the added value of such alternative analyses when exploring the electrophysiological manifestations of complex and distributed mental functions, as for instance during emotion processing...
  39. doi request reprint Mapping the functional neuroanatomy of spatial neglect and human parietal lobe functions: progress and challenges
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience, Medical School, and University Hospital of Geneva, University of Geneva, Michel Servet 1, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1296:50-74. 2013
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  40. doi request reprint Associative and semantic memory deficits in amnestic mild cognitive impairment as revealed by functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Marian van der Meulen
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Cogn Behav Neurol 25:195-215. 2012
    ..To identify the neural underpinnings of cognitive deficits associated with memory problems in amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI)...
  41. doi request reprint Persistent affective biases in human amygdala response following implicit priming with negative emotion concepts
    Swann Pichon
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Dpt of Neuroscience, Medical School, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 62:1610-21. 2012
    ..This demonstrates that emotional processing can be modulated by implicit influence of environmental information processed at an earlier time, independently of volitional control...
  42. doi request reprint Reactivation of visual cortex during memory retrieval: content specificity and emotional modulation
    Christoph Hofstetter
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences and Neurology, University Hospital and Medical School, University of Geneva, Switzerland Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 60:1734-45. 2012
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  43. doi request reprint Decoding of emotional information in voice-sensitive cortices
    Thomas Ethofer
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience and Clinic of Neurology, Medical School, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Biol 19:1028-33. 2009
    ..These results demonstrate for the first time that emotional information is represented by distinct spatial patterns that can be decoded from brain activity in modality-specific cortical areas...
  44. ncbi request reprint Direct intracranial recording of body-selective responses in human extrastriate visual cortex
    Gilles Pourtois
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 45:2621-5. 2007
    ..These findings provide the first direct electrophysiological evidence for an early visual processing stage in human lateral occipitotemporal cortex that is specialized for processing human body shapes...
  45. ncbi request reprint Illusory persistence of touch after right parietal damage: neural correlates of tactile awareness
    Sophie Schwartz
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Brain 128:277-90. 2005
    ..These findings also provide direct evidence for a critical role of SI in mediating conscious somatosensory experience on contralateral parts of the body...
  46. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric specialization of human inferior temporal cortex during coarse-to-fine and fine-to-coarse analysis of natural visual scenes
    Carole Peyrin
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology and Department of Neurosciences, University Medical Center, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 28:464-73. 2005
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Differential development of selectivity for faces and bodies in the fusiform gyrus
    Marius V Peelen
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Dev Sci 12:F16-25. 2009
    ..Moreover, differences in the development of the FFA and FBA indicate that overlapping functional brain areas, supported by the same anatomical structure, can develop along different trajectories...
  48. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of emotional effects on spatial attention in the human visual cortex
    Gilles Pourtois
    Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology, University Hospital and Department of Neurosciences, University Medical Center, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Prog Brain Res 156:67-91. 2006
    ..These brain-imaging results reveal how emotional signals related to threat can play an important role in modulating spatial attention to afford flexible perception and action...
  49. doi request reprint Classifying minimally disabled multiple sclerosis patients from resting state functional connectivity
    Jonas Richiardi
    Department of Radiology and Medical Informatics, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 62:2021-33. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that predictive models of resting state fMRI can reveal specific anomalies due to MS with high sensitivity and specificity, potentially leading to new non-invasive markers...
  50. doi request reprint Guilt-specific processing in the prefrontal cortex
    Ullrich Wagner
    Department of Neuroscience, University Medical School, University of Geneva, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 21:2461-70. 2011
    ..These results provide new insights on the unique nature of guilt as a "self-conscious" moral emotion and the neural bases of antisocial disorders characterized by impaired guilt processing...
  51. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological correlates of rapid spatial orienting towards fearful faces
    Gilles Pourtois
    Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 14:619-33. 2004
    ..These results provide evidence for neural mechanisms allowing rapid, exogenous spatial orienting of attention towards fear stimuli...
  52. doi request reprint Integration of gaze direction and facial expression in patients with unilateral amygdala damage
    Chiara Cristinzio
    Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 24, Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Brain 133:248-61. 2010
    ..These findings do not only provide new insights on human amygdala function, but may also help design novel neuropsychological tests sensitive to amygdala dysfunction in various patient populations...
  53. doi request reprint Differential influences of emotion, task, and novelty on brain regions underlying the processing of speech melody
    Thomas Ethofer
    University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1255-68. 2009
    ..Taken together, our study reveals that different aspects of voice stimuli and perceptual demands modulate distinct areas involved in the processing of emotional prosody...
  54. doi request reprint Eye gaze during face processing in children and adolescents with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome
    Bronwyn Glaser
    University of Geneva School of Medicine, Switzerland
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:665-74. 2010
    ..The current study investigated eye gaze as a potential marker during a face-processing task in children and young adolescents with 22q11DS...
  55. ncbi request reprint Impaired activation of face processing networks revealed by functional magnetic resonance imaging in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome
    Frederic Andersson
    Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology, University Hospital and Department of Neurosciences, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    Biol Psychiatry 63:49-57. 2008
    ..However, the neuro-functional substrates underlying these deficits have not been explored. Our aim was to investigate facial and emotional processing in 22q11DS...
  56. ncbi request reprint Anosognosia: the neurology of beliefs and uncertainties
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Behavioural Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cortex 40:9-17. 2004
    ..New experimental approaches and new therapeutic tools are needed to better understand the neurocognitive mechanisms responsible for our awareness of normal functioning and failures...
  57. ncbi request reprint Hysterical conversion and brain function
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology, University University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Prog Brain Res 150:309-29. 2005
    ..This should not only lead to improve clinical management of these patients, but also provide new insights on the brain mechanisms of self-awareness...
  58. ncbi request reprint Selective attention modulates neural substrates of repetition priming and "implicit" visual memory: suppressions and enhancements revealed by FMRI
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Lab for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences and Physiology, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1245-60. 2005
    ..These results reveal quantitative and qualitative differences between neural substrates of long-term repetition effects for attended versus unattended objects...
  59. ncbi request reprint Neural systems for orienting attention to the location of threat signals: an event-related fMRI study
    Gilles Pourtois
    Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology, University Hospital and Department of Neurosciences, University Medical Center, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 31:920-33. 2006
    ..Neural mechanisms responsible for orienting attention towards emotional vs. non-emotional stimuli are thus partly shared in parietal and visual areas, but also partly distinct...
  60. ncbi request reprint Distributed and interactive brain mechanisms during emotion face perception: evidence from functional neuroimaging
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 45:174-94. 2007
    ..The functional implications of these interactions remain to be fully explored, but might play an important role in the normal development of face processing skills and in some neuropsychiatric disorders...
  61. ncbi request reprint Time course of brain activity during change blindness and change awareness: performance is predicted by neural events before change onset
    Gilles Pourtois
    Neurology and Imaging of Cognition Laboratory, Department of Neuroscience and Neurology Clinic, University Medical Centre CMU, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cogn Neurosci 18:2108-29. 2006
    ..These results indicate that awareness of visual changes may depend on the attentional state subserved by coordinated neural activity in a distributed network, before the onset of the change itself...
  62. ncbi request reprint The number space and neglect
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratory of Behavioural Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, University Hospital Geneva
    Cortex 40:399-410. 2004
    ..Our findings demonstrate that unilateral spatial neglect may produce specific representational deficits in number processing that implicate different spatial representations according to the task demands...
  63. ncbi request reprint [Unilateral spatial neglect]
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Laboratoire de Neurologie du Comportement et Imagerie Cognitive, Département de Neurosciences Cliniques et de Physiologie, Centre Medical Universitaire, Geneve
    Rev Med Suisse Romande 123:33-9. 2003
    ..Unilateral spatial neglect may lead to poor functional recovery and remains difficult to treat using current rehabilitation procedures...
  64. ncbi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging and diffusion tensor imaging in a case of central poststroke pain
    Mohamed L Seghier
    Department of Radiology, University of Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pain 6:208-12. 2005
    ..Our investigations show, for CPSP pathogenesis, the role of damage of lateral nociceptive thalamoparietal fibers together with the release of activity of anterior cingulate and posterior parietal regions...
  65. ncbi request reprint Two electrophysiological stages of spatial orienting towards fearful faces: early temporo-parietal activation preceding gain control in extrastriate visual cortex
    Gilles Pourtois
    Department of Neuroscience, Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology, University Medical Centre CMU, Bat A, Physiology, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 26:149-63. 2005
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  66. doi request reprint Effects of emotional and non-emotional cues on visual search in neglect patients: evidence for distinct sources of attentional guidance
    Nadia Lucas
    Laboratory for Behavioural Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences and Clinic of Neurology, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 46:1401-14. 2008
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  67. ncbi request reprint Hyperfamiliarity for unknown faces after left lateral temporo-occipital venous infarction: a double dissociation with prosopagnosia
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Brain 126:889-907. 2003
    ..Hence, abnormal bias in attributing some personal meaning to unknown faces could be evoked by spurious signals of familiarity based on irrelevant affective associations in the right hemisphere...
  68. ncbi request reprint Structural changes to the fusiform gyrus: a cerebral marker for social impairments in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome?
    Bronwyn Glaser
    Service Médico Pédagogique, Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Geneva Medical School and University Hospitals, 16 18 bd St Georges, 1211 Geneva 8, Switzerland
    Schizophr Res 96:82-6. 2007
    ..The results demonstrate structural changes to the FG in 22q11DS, providing evidence for neural vulnerability in regions related to social cognition...
  69. ncbi request reprint Dissociable roles of the human somatosensory and superior temporal cortices for processing social face signals
    Gilles Pourtois
    Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology and Department of Neurosciences, University Medical Center, 1 rue Michel Servet, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 20:3507-15. 2004
    ..The present study supports a critical role of the somatosensory and superior lateral temporal regions in the perception of fear expression and gaze shift in seen faces, respectively...
  70. pmc Impaired perceptual memory of locations across gaze-shifts in patients with unilateral spatial neglect
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:1388-406. 2007
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  71. doi request reprint The influence of individual motor imagery ability on cerebral recruitment during gait imagery
    Marian van der Meulen
    Department of Neurology, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:455-70. 2014
    ..Hum Brain Mapp 35:455-470, 2014. © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  72. doi request reprint Early neuronal responses in right limbic structures mediate harmony incongruity processing in musical experts
    Clara E James
    Geneva Neuroscience Center, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 42:1597-608. 2008
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  73. doi request reprint Processing social aspects of human gaze: a combined fMRI-DTI study
    Thomas Ethofer
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience and Clinic of Neurology, Medical School, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 55:411-9. 2011
    ....
  74. doi request reprint Gambling against neglect: unconscious spatial biases induced by reward reinforcement in healthy people and brain-damaged patients
    Nadia Lucas
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Geneva, Switzerland Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    Cortex 49:2616-27. 2013
    ..These effects could be usefully exploited for potentiating rehabilitation strategies in neglect patients. ..
  75. doi request reprint On the contribution of unconscious processes to implicit anosognosia
    Arnaud Saj
    a Department of Neuroscience, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cogn Neurosci 4:198-9. 2013
    ..The notions have important implications for clinical management, in particular, failure of treatment in Alzheimer's patients...
  76. doi request reprint Time-course of motor inhibition during hypnotic paralysis: EEG topographical and source analysis
    Yann Cojan
    Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Cortex 49:423-36. 2013
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  77. doi request reprint Phenomenology of racing and crowded thoughts in mood disorders: a theoretical reappraisal
    Camille Piguet
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurosciences and Clinic of Neurology, University Medical Center, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    J Affect Disord 121:189-98. 2010
    ..This paper aims to summarize our current knowledge about its phenomenology and frequency in the spectrum of mood disorders, and to offer a new theoretical framework...
  78. doi request reprint Neural bases of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in women: an event-related FMRI study
    Francesco Bianchi-Demicheli
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Gynecology and Sexology Unit, University Hospital of Geneva, Maurice Chalumeau Foundation, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 8:2546-59. 2011
    ..e., female hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD), little remains known about the specific neural bases of this disorder...
  79. doi request reprint Motor inhibition in hysterical conversion paralysis
    Yann Cojan
    Department of Neuroscience, University Medical School, University of Geneva, 1 rue Michel Servet, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 47:1026-37. 2009
    ..These results suggest that conversion symptoms do not act through cognitive inhibitory circuits, but involve selective activations in midline brain regions associated with self-related representations and emotion regulation...
  80. pmc Effects of emotional contexts on cerebello-thalamo-cortical activity during action observation
    Viridiana Mazzola
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences CISA, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 8:e75912. 2013
    ..Taken together, these findings shed new light on the malleability of motor system as a function of emotional contexts. ..
  81. pmc Connectivity-based neurofeedback: dynamic causal modeling for real-time fMRI
    Yury Koush
    Department of Radiology and Medical Informatics, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 81:422-30. 2013
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  82. doi request reprint The riddle of anosognosia: does unawareness of hemiplegia involve a failure to update beliefs?
    Roland Vocat
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neuroscience, Medical School, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Cortex 49:1771-81. 2013
    ..Patients may remain unaware of their deficit partly because they cannot "update" their beliefs about current state...
  83. ncbi request reprint Tactile awareness and limb position in neglect: functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Nathalie Valenza
    Department of Neurology and Neurosciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Neurol 55:139-43. 2004
    ..Activity in bilateral middle frontal gyri also was modulated by limb position and may contribute to integrate sensory inputs into a supramodal, egocentric representation of space...
  84. ncbi request reprint Priming of color and position during visual search in unilateral spatial neglect
    Arni Kristjansson
    University College London, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:859-73. 2005
    ..These findings demonstrate relatively intact priming of visual search by color and location in patients with right parietal damage, and also reveal that location priming may differ from color priming in requiring awareness...
  85. ncbi request reprint View-independent coding of face identity in frontal and temporal cortices is modulated by familiarity: an event-related fMRI study
    Gilles Pourtois
    Department of Neurosciences, Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Clinic of Neurology, University Hospital, University Medical Center, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 24:1214-24. 2005
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  86. ncbi request reprint Cognitive science: staring fear in the face
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Nature 433:22-3. 2005
  87. doi request reprint Bayesian models of mentalizing
    Rolando Grave de Peralta Menendez
    Electrical Neuroimaging Group, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Brain Topogr 20:278-83. 2008
    ..These results encourage the future use of Bayesian formalism to build more detailed models able to describe the single trial dynamic...
  88. pmc Neural basis for priming of pop-out during visual search revealed with fMRI
    Arni Kristjansson
    Department of Psychology, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Cereb Cortex 17:1612-24. 2007
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  89. ncbi request reprint Effects of attention and emotion on repetition priming and their modulation by cholinergic enhancement
    Paul Bentley
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    J Neurophysiol 90:1171-81. 2003
    ..Thus we show that cholinergic enhancement both augments a neural signature of priming and modulates the effects of attention and emotion on behavioral and neural consequences of repetition...
  90. pmc Distinct and convergent visual processing of high and low spatial frequency information in faces
    Pia Rotshtein
    Behavioural Brain Science Centre, School of Psychology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Cereb Cortex 17:2713-24. 2007
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  91. ncbi request reprint The processing of emotional facial expression is gated by spatial attention: evidence from event-related brain potentials
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Psychology, Birkbeck University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 16:174-84. 2003
    ..The face-sensitive N170 component was unaffected by emotional facial expression, but N170 amplitudes were enhanced when faces were attended, suggesting that spatial attention can modulate the structural encoding of faces...
  92. ncbi request reprint Time course and specificity of event-related potentials to emotional expressions
    Victoria Ashley
    VA Northern California Health Care System, Research Service 151, 150 Muir Road, Martinez, CA 94553, USA
    Neuroreport 15:211-6. 2004
    ..These results provide evidence for emotion-specific ERPs associated with fear and disgust, distinct from other non-specific configurational and attentional effects...
  93. ncbi request reprint Visual consciousness in health and disease
    Andrew R Whatham
    Neuro Ophthalmology Unit, Ophthalmology Clinic, Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Dermatology, Geneva University Hospitals, Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva, 14 Switzerland
    Neurol Clin 21:647-86, vi. 2003
    ..It also presents recent research about how conscious awareness of vision might be represented at a neural level in the central nervous system...
  94. ncbi request reprint Are impairments of action monitoring and executive control true dissociative dysfunctions in patients with schizophrenia?
    And U Turken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305 5550, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1881-3. 2003
    ..Impaired self-monitoring is considered a critical deficit of schizophrenia. The authors asked whether this is a specific and isolable impairment or is part of a global disturbance of cognitive and attentional functions...
  95. ncbi request reprint Cholinergic enhancement modulates neural correlates of selective attention and emotional processing
    Paul Bentley
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, 12 Queen Square, London WCIN 3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 20:58-70. 2003
    ..Furthermore, cholinergic inputs to the frontoparietal cortex may influence the allocation of attention to emotional information...
  96. ncbi request reprint Effects of low-spatial frequency components of fearful faces on fusiform cortex activity
    Joel S Winston
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, WC1N 3BG, London, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 13:1824-9. 2003
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  97. ncbi request reprint Testing memory for unseen visual stimuli in patients with extinction and spatial neglect
    Patrik Vuilleumier
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, Alexandra House, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 14:875-86. 2002
    ..These results suggest implicit but not explicit memory for extinguished visual stimuli in parietal patients...
  98. ncbi request reprint Moving with or without will: functional neural correlates of alien hand syndrome
    Frederic Assal
    Neurology Clinic, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Neurol 62:301-6. 2007
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  99. ncbi request reprint Neglect: remembering the space left behind
    Arnaud Saj
    Laboratory for Behavioral Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Neurology, University Hospital and Department of Neurosciences, University Medical Center, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Biol 17:R1060-2. 2007
    ..A recent study on how back space is represented in patients suffering from spatial neglect underscores the distinction between motor and non-motor space...