U Noppeney

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Degenerate neuronal systems sustaining cognitive functions
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    J Anat 205:433-42. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Action selectivity in parietal and temporal cortex
    U Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1 3N BG, UK
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 25:641-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Early visual deprivation induces structural plasticity in gray and white matter
    Uta Noppeney
    Functional Imaging Laboratory, Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Curr Biol 15:R488-90. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Two distinct neural mechanisms for category-selective responses
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1 N3BG, UK
    Cereb Cortex 16:437-45. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Reading skills after left anterior temporal lobe resection: an fMRI study
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Brain 128:1377-85. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The neural areas that control the retrieval and selection of semantics
    U Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuropsychologia 42:1269-80. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint An FMRI study of syntactic adaptation
    U Noppeney
    Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:702-13. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Retrieval of abstract semantics
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1 N3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 22:164-70. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of visual deprivation on the organization of the semantic system
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain 126:1620-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Language and cognition-Kurt Goldstein's theory of semantics
    U Noppeney
    Department of Neurology, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Brain Cogn 44:367-86. 2000

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Degenerate neuronal systems sustaining cognitive functions
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    J Anat 205:433-42. 2004
    ..We discuss how degenerate neuronal systems can be revealed using (1) intersubject variability, (2) multiple lesion studies and (3) an iterative approach integrating information from lesion and functional imaging studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Action selectivity in parietal and temporal cortex
    U Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1 3N BG, UK
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 25:641-9. 2005
    ..Left AIP and LPMT did not distinguish between different types of actions such as hand actions and whole body movements, although a right STS region responded selectively to whole body movements...
  3. ncbi request reprint Early visual deprivation induces structural plasticity in gray and white matter
    Uta Noppeney
    Functional Imaging Laboratory, Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Curr Biol 15:R488-90. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Two distinct neural mechanisms for category-selective responses
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1 N3BG, UK
    Cereb Cortex 16:437-45. 2006
    ..In terms of neuronal mechanisms, the category selectivity may be mediated by distinct top-down (task-dependent) and bottom-up (stimulus-dependent) mechanisms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reading skills after left anterior temporal lobe resection: an fMRI study
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Brain 128:1377-85. 2005
    ..e. the left middle temporal, right hippocampus and anterior superior temporal sulcus); and (ii) recruiting right hemisphere regions (i.e. the right inferior frontal sulcus) that are not activated in control subjects...
  6. ncbi request reprint The neural areas that control the retrieval and selection of semantics
    U Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuropsychologia 42:1269-80. 2004
    ..The similar effects in temporal and frontal areas suggest that semantic executive processes are not confined to the left inferior frontal cortex but might be distributed throughout the semantic system...
  7. ncbi request reprint An FMRI study of syntactic adaptation
    U Noppeney
    Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:702-13. 2004
    ..Thus, syntactic adaptation during sentence comprehension is demonstrated in a neural area that has previously been linked to both lexical semantic and sentence processing...
  8. ncbi request reprint Retrieval of abstract semantics
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1 N3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 22:164-70. 2004
    ..Subjects might therefore generate an appropriate semantic sentential context to fully explore and specify the meaning of abstract concepts. Our results also explain why abstract semantics is vulnerable to left frontotemporal lesions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of visual deprivation on the organization of the semantic system
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain 126:1620-7. 2003
    ..In contrast, the exuberant functional connectivity between extrastriate and 'core' semantic retrieval regions might be explained by abnormal pruning processes during early neurodevelopment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Language and cognition-Kurt Goldstein's theory of semantics
    U Noppeney
    Department of Neurology, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Brain Cogn 44:367-86. 2000
    ..It led Goldstein to questions about the relation between cognition and language and to fragments of a semantic theory...
  11. ncbi request reprint Kurt Goldstein--a philosophical scientist
    U Noppeney
    Department of Neurology, Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany
    J Hist Neurosci 10:67-78. 2001
    ..His work thus becomes attractive for philosophers. It was taken up and interpreted by Cassirer, Merleau-Ponty and Gurwitsch...
  12. ncbi request reprint A PET study of stimulus- and task-induced semantic processing
    U Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Cognitive Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    Neuroimage 15:927-35. 2002
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  13. ncbi request reprint Retrieval of visual, auditory, and abstract semantics
    U Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Cognitive Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    Neuroimage 15:917-26. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint How reading differs from object naming at the neuronal level
    C J Price
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, UCL, 12, Queen Square, WC1N 3BG London, UK
    Neuroimage 29:643-8. 2006
    ..At a neuronal level, it may reflect differences in the speed with which different areas are activated and integrate with one another...
  15. ncbi request reprint Anatomic constraints on cognitive theories of category specificity
    J T Devlin
    Wellcome Department of Cognitive Neurology, Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 15:675-85. 2002
    ..Furthermore they reconcile some of the apparent inconsistencies between lesion studies and functional neuroimaging data...
  16. ncbi request reprint Two approaches to repetition suppression
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:411-6. 2006
    ..Finally, we combined the two approaches in a [global null] conjunction analysis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe lesions and semantic impairment: a comparison of herpes simplex virus encephalitis and semantic dementia
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Brain 130:1138-47. 2007
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  18. ncbi request reprint Can segregation within the semantic system account for category-specific deficits?
    Jacqueline A Phillips
    The Wellcome Department of Cognitive Neurology, Institute of Neurology, 12 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain 125:2067-80. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint A dynamic causal modeling study on category effects: bottom-up or top-down mediation?
    Andrea Mechelli
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 15:925-34. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that category effects in the occipital and temporal cortex can be mediated by bottom-up mechanisms-a finding that needs to be embraced by models of category specificity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Normal and pathological reading: converging data from lesion and imaging studies
    Cathy J Price
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 20:S30-41. 2003
    ..Future studies are required to examine the connectivity between these areas during normal and abnormal reading...
  21. ncbi request reprint Neurolinguistics: structural plasticity in the bilingual brain
    Andrea Mechelli
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Nature 431:757. 2004
    ..This relation between grey-matter density and performance may represent a general principle of brain organization...
  22. ncbi request reprint Language control in the bilingual brain
    J Crinion
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Science 312:1537-40. 2006
    ..By demonstrating this effect in populations of German-English and Japanese-English bilinguals, we suggest that the left caudate plays a universal role in monitoring and controlling the language in use...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cortical localisation of the visual and auditory word form areas: a reconsideration of the evidence
    C J Price
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain Lang 86:272-86. 2003
    ..We conclude that there is no current evidence for cortical sites dedicated to visual or auditory word form processing...
  24. pmc Selective activation around the left occipito-temporal sulcus for words relative to pictures: individual variability or false positives?
    Nicholas D Wright
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:986-1000. 2008
    ..More generally, they show that studies using low statistical thresholds in single subject analyses should correct the statistical threshold for the number of comparisons made or replicate effects within subject...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric asymmetries in language-related pathways: a combined functional MRI and tractography study
    H W Robert Powell
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy, Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 32:388-99. 2006
    ..These structural asymmetries are in keeping with the lateralization of language function and indicate the major structural connections underlying this function...
  26. ncbi request reprint Identification of degenerate neuronal systems based on intersubject variability
    Uta Noppeney
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, 12 Queen Square, WC1 N3BG London, UK
    Neuroimage 30:885-90. 2006
    ..These results suggest that semantic decisions on auditory-visual compound stimuli might be accomplished by two overlapping degenerate neuronal systems...
  27. doi request reprint Imaging seizure activity: a combined EEG/EMG-fMRI study in reading epilepsy
    Afraim Salek-Haddadi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy, Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 50:256-64. 2009
    ..To characterize the spatial relationship between activations related to language-induced seizure activity, language processing, and motor control in patients with reading epilepsy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Sustained attention modulates the immediate effect of de-afferentation on the cortical representation of the digits: source localization of somatosensory evoked potentials in humans
    H Buchner
    Department of Neurology, University Clinic, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 260:57-60. 1999
    ..Conversely, if attention is directed to a different hand region, the representations of the neighboring digits may expand into the de-afferented cortex...
  29. ncbi request reprint Functional imaging of the semantic system: retrieval of sensory-experienced and verbally learned knowledge
    Uta Noppeney
    The Wellcome Department of Cognitive Neurology, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain Lang 84:120-33. 2003
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  30. ncbi request reprint Anterior temporal cortex and semantic memory: reconciling findings from neuropsychology and functional imaging
    Timothy T Rogers
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, England, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 6:201-13. 2006
    ..Critically, in patients with atrophy in precisely these areas, the most pronounced deficit was in the retrieval of specific semantic information...
  31. ncbi request reprint The effect of prior visual information on recognition of speech and sounds
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 18:598-609. 2008
    ..semantic) determines its regional expression (middle temporal gyrus/STS vs. AG/intraparietal sulcus)...
  32. ncbi request reprint The neural systems of tool and action semantics: a perspective from functional imaging
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Spemannstrasse 41, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Physiol Paris 102:40-9. 2008
    ..g. action vs. visual). Within this framework, we will review functional imaging evidence that semantic processing of tools and actions may rely on activations within the visuo-motor system...
  33. ncbi request reprint The effects of visual deprivation on functional and structural organization of the human brain
    Uta Noppeney
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Spemannstrasse 38, Tuebingen, Germany
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 31:1169-80. 2007
    ..Importantly, these plastic changes vary as a function of timing and are most pronounced in early onset blindness. Thus, sensory experience shapes functional and structural brain organization during sensitive periods in neurodevelopment...