Daniel P Kennedy

Summary

Affiliation: California Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Functional abnormalities of the default network during self- and other-reflection in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0662, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:177-90. 2008
  2. pmc Impaired fixation to eyes following amygdala damage arises from abnormal bottom-up attention
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:3392-8. 2010
  3. pmc Personal space regulation by the human amygdala
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 12:1226-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint The intrinsic functional organization of the brain is altered in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0662, USA
    Neuroimage 39:1877-85. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Mapping early brain development in autism
    Eric Courchesne
    Department of Neurosciences, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 56:399-413. 2007
  6. pmc Failing to deactivate: resting functional abnormalities in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, and Psychology, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:8275-80. 2006
  7. pmc The social brain in psychiatric and neurological disorders
    Daniel P Kennedy
    California Institute of Technology, 1200 E California Blvd, HSS 228 77, Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:559-72. 2012
  8. pmc Perception of emotions from facial expressions in high-functioning adults with autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Neuropsychologia 50:3313-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint fMRI during natural sleep as a method to study brain function during early childhood
    Elizabeth Redcay
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Neuroimage 38:696-707. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint No reduction of spindle neuron number in frontoinsular cortex in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, and Center for Autism Research, Children s Hospital Research Center, La Jolla, CA 92093 0662, USA
    Brain Cogn 64:124-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Functional abnormalities of the default network during self- and other-reflection in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0662, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:177-90. 2008
    ..Overall, these results provide a more detailed view of default network functionality and abnormality in autism...
  2. pmc Impaired fixation to eyes following amygdala damage arises from abnormal bottom-up attention
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:3392-8. 2010
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  3. pmc Personal space regulation by the human amygdala
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 12:1226-7. 2009
    ..The amygdala may be required to trigger the strong emotional reactions normally following personal space violations, thus regulating interpersonal distance in humans...
  4. ncbi request reprint The intrinsic functional organization of the brain is altered in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0662, USA
    Neuroimage 39:1877-85. 2008
    ..These results also highlight the usefulness of resting fcMRI for studying the brain in neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mapping early brain development in autism
    Eric Courchesne
    Department of Neurosciences, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 56:399-413. 2007
    ..As such, autism may additionally provide unique insight into genetic and developmental processes that shape early neural wiring patterns and make possible higher-order social, emotional, and communication functions...
  6. pmc Failing to deactivate: resting functional abnormalities in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, and Psychology, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:8275-80. 2006
    ..We speculate that the lack of deactivation in the autism group is indicative of abnormal internally directed processes at rest, which may be an important contribution to the social and emotional deficits of autism...
  7. pmc The social brain in psychiatric and neurological disorders
    Daniel P Kennedy
    California Institute of Technology, 1200 E California Blvd, HSS 228 77, Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:559-72. 2012
    ..We suggest that the social brain, and its dysfunction and recovery, must be understood not in terms of specific structures, but rather in terms of their interaction in large-scale networks...
  8. pmc Perception of emotions from facial expressions in high-functioning adults with autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Neuropsychologia 50:3313-9. 2012
    ..We thus demonstrate a subtle but specific pattern of impairments in facial emotion perception in people with autism...
  9. ncbi request reprint fMRI during natural sleep as a method to study brain function during early childhood
    Elizabeth Redcay
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Neuroimage 38:696-707. 2007
    ..We conclude that the use of sleep fMRI may be a valuable tool for examining functional brain organization in young children...
  10. ncbi request reprint No reduction of spindle neuron number in frontoinsular cortex in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, and Center for Autism Research, Children s Hospital Research Center, La Jolla, CA 92093 0662, USA
    Brain Cogn 64:124-9. 2007
    ..Future postmortem studies with larger sample sizes will likely be critical in elucidating the spared and defective neural systems underlying the autistic phenotype...
  11. pmc Intact bilateral resting-state networks in the absence of the corpus callosum
    J Michael Tyszka
    Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Neurosci 31:15154-62. 2011
    ..The results argue that a normal complement of resting-state networks and intact functional coupling between the hemispheres can emerge in the absence of the corpus callosum, favoring the second over the first possibility listed above...
  12. ncbi request reprint Autism at the beginning: microstructural and growth abnormalities underlying the cognitive and behavioral phenotype of autism
    Eric Courchesne
    University of California, San Diego, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:577-97. 2005
    ..and providing context-based and goal-directed feedback to lower level systems...
  13. pmc Agenesis of the corpus callosum and autism: a comprehensive comparison
    Lynn K Paul
    1 California Institute of Technology, Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Brain 137:1813-29. 2014
    ..what are the distal causes (genetic and environmental) determining both callosal agenesis and its autistic features, and what are the proximal mechanisms by which absence of the callosum might generate autistic symptomatology? ..
  14. pmc An analysis of calendar performance in two autistic calendar savants
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Learn Mem 14:533-8. 2007
    ..In view of the fact that there are only 14 possible annual calendars, we suggest that both savants worked by memorizing these 14 possible calendar arrangements...
  15. ncbi request reprint The autistic brain: birth through adulthood
    Eric Courchesne
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, California 92037, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 17:489-96. 2004
    ..We discuss evidence of brain maldevelopment in the first years of life in autism and new neuroanatomical and functional evidence from later ages of development...
  16. pmc Reprint of: Impaired fixation to eyes following amygdala damage arises from abnormal bottom-up attention
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, United States
    Neuropsychologia 49:589-95. 2011
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