Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- Frontal anatomy and reaction time in AutismNicole Schmitz
Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College London, United Kingdom
Neurosci Lett 412:12-7. 2007..Furthermore, reduced FLPV correlated positively with increased reaction time in individual with ASD. Decreased FLPV could be an indicator for abnormal brain development resulting in reduced processing speed in ASD...
- Neural correlates of executive function in autistic spectrum disordersNicole Schmitz
Department of Psychological Medicine, Section of Brain Maturation, Institute of Psychiatry, King College London, UK
Biol Psychiatry 59:7-16. 2006..However, to date, no functional imaging study on ASD has investigated inhibition and cognitive flexibility and no one has related EF brain activation to brain structure...
- A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of inhibitory control in obsessive-compulsive disorderLisa A Page
King s College London, Division of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Room 3 14, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London, SE5 9RJ, UK
Psychiatry Res 174:202-9. 2009..OCD is associated with task-relevant fronto-striatal dysfunction during motor inhibition and cognitive switching. In addition, parieto-temporal dysfunction was observed during tasks with a higher attentional load...
- The effect of pre-mutation of X chromosome CGG trinucleotide repeats on brain anatomyCaroline J Moore
Division of Psychological Medicine, Department of Neurology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, DeCrespigny Park, UK
Brain 127:2672-81. 2004..Moreover, our findings suggest, for the first time, an association between voxel density reduction and genetic variation in FraX...
- In vivo 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of amygdala-hippocampal and parietal regions in autismLisa A Page
Section of Brain Maturation, Institute of Psychiatry, London
Am J Psychiatry 163:2189-92. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: Abnormalities in glutamate/glutamine may partially underpin the pathophysiology of autistic spectrum disorders, and the authors confirm earlier reports that limbic areas are metabolically aberrant in these disorders...
- White matter integrity in Asperger syndrome: a preliminary diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging study in adultsOswald J N Bloemen
Section of Brain Maturation, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
Autism Res 3:203-13. 2010..However, nobody has investigated the microstructural integrity of whole brain white matter in people with Asperger syndrome...
- Magnetic resonance angiography of the human middle meningeal artery: implications for migraineGuus G Schoonman
Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
J Magn Reson Imaging 24:918-21. 2006..Dilatation of the MMA has been implicated in the pathophysiology of migraine headache, but no direct evidence has been obtained in humans...
- Cortical serotonin 5-HT2A receptor binding and social communication in adults with Asperger's syndrome: an in vivo SPECT studyDeclan G M Murphy
Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, London, UK
Am J Psychiatry 163:934-6. 2006..e., autism and Asperger's syndrome) is unknown. The serotonergic (5-HT) system may be especially implicated. However, cortical 5-HT2A receptor density in adults with the disorder has not been examined, to the authors' knowledge...
- A neuropsychological investigation of male premutation carriers of fragile X syndromeCaroline J Moore
Division of Psychological Medicine, Section of Brain Maturation, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, DeCrespigny Park, London, UK
Neuropsychologia 42:1934-47. 2004....
- Brain anatomy and sensorimotor gating in Asperger's syndromeGrainne M McAlonan
Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
Brain 125:1594-606. 2002....
- Neural correlates of reward in autismNicole Schmitz
Amsterdam Medical Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Br J Psychiatry 192:19-24. 2008..However, no reported in vivo brain imaging studies have investigated reward mechanisms in autistic-spectrum disorder...
- Frontal lobe structure and executive function in migraine patientsNicole Schmitz
Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Albinusdreef 2, 2300 RC, Leiden, The Netherlands
Neurosci Lett 440:92-6. 2008..Frontal and parietal lobe abnormalities in migraineurs could be an underlying cause of significantly slower response time during cognitive set-shifting...