Michael V Lombardo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Atypical neural self-representation in autism
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Douglas House, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Brain 133:611-24. 2010
  2. pmc Self-referential and social cognition in a case of autism and agenesis of the corpus callosum
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Mol Autism 3:14. 2012
  3. pmc Fetal programming effects of testosterone on the reward system and behavioral approach tendencies in humans
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 72:839-47. 2012
  4. pmc Fetal testosterone influences sexually dimorphic gray matter in the human brain
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    J Neurosci 32:674-80. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Shared neural circuits for mentalizing about the self and others
    Michael V Lombardo
    University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:1623-35. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The role of the self in mindblindness in autism
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Rd, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Conscious Cogn 20:130-40. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Specialization of right temporo-parietal junction for mentalizing and its relation to social impairments in autism
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Neuroimage 56:1832-8. 2011
  8. pmc Self-referential cognition and empathy in autism
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 2:e883. 2007
  9. pmc Biological sex affects the neurobiology of autism
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Brain 136:2799-815. 2013
  10. pmc Individual differences in brain structure underpin empathizing-systemizing cognitive styles in male adults
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Neuroimage 61:1347-54. 2012

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Atypical neural self-representation in autism
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Douglas House, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Brain 133:611-24. 2010
    ..These observations reveal that the atypical organization of neural circuitry preferentially coding for self-information is a key mechanism at the heart of both self-referential and social impairments in autism...
  2. pmc Self-referential and social cognition in a case of autism and agenesis of the corpus callosum
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Mol Autism 3:14. 2012
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  3. pmc Fetal programming effects of testosterone on the reward system and behavioral approach tendencies in humans
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 72:839-47. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Fetal testosterone influences sexually dimorphic gray matter in the human brain
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    J Neurosci 32:674-80. 2012
    ..These results bridge a long-standing gap between human and nonhuman species by showing that FT acts as an organizing mechanism for the development of regional sexual dimorphism in the human brain...
  5. ncbi request reprint Shared neural circuits for mentalizing about the self and others
    Michael V Lombardo
    University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:1623-35. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The role of the self in mindblindness in autism
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Rd, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Conscious Cogn 20:130-40. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Specialization of right temporo-parietal junction for mentalizing and its relation to social impairments in autism
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Neuroimage 56:1832-8. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Self-referential cognition and empathy in autism
    Michael V Lombardo
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 2:e883. 2007
    ..We aimed to evaluate across several well validated measures in both domains, whether both self-referential cognition and empathy are impaired in ASC and whether these two domains are related to each other...
  9. pmc Biological sex affects the neurobiology of autism
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Brain 136:2799-815. 2013
    ..Future research should stratify by biological sex to reduce heterogeneity and to provide greater insight into the neurobiology of autism. ..
  10. pmc Individual differences in brain structure underpin empathizing-systemizing cognitive styles in male adults
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 8AH, UK
    Neuroimage 61:1347-54. 2012
    ..These results suggest an underlying neuroanatomical basis linked to the discrepancy between these two important dimensions of individual differences in cognitive style...
  11. pmc A behavioral comparison of male and female adults with high functioning autism spectrum conditions
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Department of Psychiatry, Autism Research Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e20835. 2011
    ..We discuss the importance of the superficially better socio-communication ability in adult females with ASC in terms of why females with ASC may more often go under-recognized, and receive their diagnosis later, than males...
  12. pmc Cognition in males and females with autism: similarities and differences
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e47198. 2012
    ..However, in specific non-social cognitive domains, performance within ASC depends on sex. This suggests that in specific domains, cognitive profiles in ASC are modulated by sex...
  13. doi request reprint A shift to randomness of brain oscillations in people with autism
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 68:1092-9. 2010
    ..5) to ordered (H = 1). Shifts in fractal scaling of physiological time series have been associated with neurological and cardiac conditions...
  14. doi request reprint Organizational effects of fetal testosterone on human corpus callosum size and asymmetry
    Lindsay R Chura
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:122-32. 2010
    ..We suggest that this possible organizational effect of FT on callosal asymmetry may also play a role in shaping sexual dimorphism in functional and structural brain development, cognition, and behavior...
  15. doi request reprint Prenatal and postnatal hormone effects on the human brain and cognition
    Bonnie Auyeung
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge, CB2 8AH, UK
    Pflugers Arch 465:557-71. 2013
    ..Possible directions for valuable future research are discussed...
  16. pmc Why are autism spectrum conditions more prevalent in males?
    Simon Baron-Cohen
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 9:e1001081. 2011
    ..Ultimately, as these theories are not mutually exclusive and ASC is multi-factorial, they may help explain the male prevalence of ASC...
  17. ncbi request reprint Are power calculations useful? A multicentre neuroimaging study
    John Suckling
    Brain Mapping Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom Cambridge and Peterborough Foundation NHS Trust, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:3569-77. 2014
    ..Hum Brain Mapp 35:3569-3577, 2014. © 2014 The Authors. Human Brain Mapping Published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  18. pmc A meta-analysis of sex differences in human brain structure
    Amber N V Ruigrok
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 8AH, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 39:34-50. 2014
    ..Together, these results suggest candidate regions for investigating the asymmetric effect that sex has on the developing brain, and for understanding sex-biased neurological and psychiatric conditions. ..
  19. doi request reprint Autism
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan Electronic address
    Lancet 383:896-910. 2014
    ..Drugs can reduce comorbid symptoms, but do not directly improve social communication. Creation of a supportive environment that accepts and respects that the individual is different is crucial. ..
  20. doi request reprint Moral dilemmas film task: A study of spontaneous narratives by individuals with autism spectrum conditions
    Jennifer L Barnes
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Cambridge University, UK
    Autism Res 2:148-56. 2009
    ..This new film task has the potential to assay different aspects of how the social world is represented differently in ASC, including during moral comprehension...
  21. pmc Subgrouping the autism "spectrum": reflections on DSM-5
    Meng Chuan Lai
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    PLoS Biol 11:e1001544. 2013
    ..But making progress in research, and ultimately improving clinical practice, will require identifying subgroups within the autism spectrum...
  22. pmc Brain routes for reading in adults with and without autism: EMEG evidence
    Rachel L Moseley
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge, CB2 7EF, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 44:137-53. 2014
    ..These results are discussed with reference to dual-route models of reading. ..