Lihong Wang

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Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of bupropion extended release on negative emotion processing in major depressive disorder: a pilot functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Brigitte Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology and Discovery Medicine, GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:261-7. 2007
  2. pmc Prefrontal mechanisms for executive control over emotional distraction are altered in major depression
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 163:143-55. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Depressive state- and disease-related alterations in neural responses to affective and executive challenges in geriatric depression
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, PO Box 3918, Rm 163, Bell Building, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:863-71. 2008
  4. pmc Neural correlates associated with cognitive decline in late-life depression
    Lihong Wang
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, Durham, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:653-63. 2012
  5. pmc The effect of acute tryptophan depletion on emotional distraction and subsequent memory
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, 2424 Erwin Road, Suite 501 Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:357-68. 2009
  6. pmc Frontoparietal attentional network activation differs between smokers and nonsmokers during affective cognition
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 211:57-63. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Opposing influences of emotional and non-emotional distracters upon sustained prefrontal cortex activity during a delayed-response working memory task
    Florin Dolcos
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Neuropsychologia 46:326-35. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Mood alters amygdala activation to sad distractors during an attentional task
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1139-46. 2006
  9. pmc Smoking abstinence and depressive symptoms modulate the executive control system during emotional information processing
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Addict Biol 17:668-79. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of the inferior frontal cortex in coping with distracting emotions
    Florin Dolcos
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Neuroreport 17:1591-4. 2006

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of bupropion extended release on negative emotion processing in major depressive disorder: a pilot functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Brigitte Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology and Discovery Medicine, GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:261-7. 2007
    ..This study examined the effect of bupropion XL, an extended release formulation of the nonserotonergic antidepressant agent bupropion, using a paradigm that investigated both negative emotional response and attentional processing...
  2. pmc Prefrontal mechanisms for executive control over emotional distraction are altered in major depression
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 163:143-55. 2008
    ..The results provide direct evidence of an alteration in the neural systems that interplay cognition with mood in MDD...
  3. doi request reprint Depressive state- and disease-related alterations in neural responses to affective and executive challenges in geriatric depression
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, PO Box 3918, Rm 163, Bell Building, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:863-71. 2008
    ..Identifying both depressive state-related and disease-related alterations in brain regions associated with emotion and cognitive function could provide useful diagnostic information in geriatric depression...
  4. pmc Neural correlates associated with cognitive decline in late-life depression
    Lihong Wang
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, Durham, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:653-63. 2012
    ..Persistent cognitive impairment (PCI) after remission of depressive symptoms is a major adverse outcome of late-life depression (LLD). The purpose of this study was to examine neural substrates associated with PCI in LLD...
  5. pmc The effect of acute tryptophan depletion on emotional distraction and subsequent memory
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, 2424 Erwin Road, Suite 501 Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:357-68. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the importance of serotonin in negative memory with implications for mood disorders...
  6. pmc Frontoparietal attentional network activation differs between smokers and nonsmokers during affective cognition
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 211:57-63. 2013
    ..These findings suggests that chronic nicotine use may reduce inhibitory control and conflict resolution of emotional distraction, and result in recruiting additional attentional resources during emotional interference on cognition...
  7. ncbi request reprint Opposing influences of emotional and non-emotional distracters upon sustained prefrontal cortex activity during a delayed-response working memory task
    Florin Dolcos
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Neuropsychologia 46:326-35. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint Mood alters amygdala activation to sad distractors during an attentional task
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1139-46. 2006
    ..There is little evidence showing that the amygdala's response to sad sensory stimuli is functionally modulated by mood state, however...
  9. pmc Smoking abstinence and depressive symptoms modulate the executive control system during emotional information processing
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Addict Biol 17:668-79. 2012
    ..Reactivity to emotional stimuli and the interfering effects on cognition are moderated by the magnitude of smoking state-dependent negative affect and baseline depressive symptoms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of the inferior frontal cortex in coping with distracting emotions
    Florin Dolcos
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Neuroreport 17:1591-4. 2006
    ..controlling the subjective feeling of being distracted (right hemisphere)...
  11. pmc Functional imaging of emotion reactivity in opiate-dependent borderline personality disorder
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Personal Disord 2:230-41. 2011
    ..Future studies that also include BPD-only and OD-only groups are necessary to help clarify the individual and potentially synergistic effects of these two conditions...
  12. pmc Neural mechanisms of risky decision-making and reward response in adolescent onset cannabis use disorder
    Michael D De Bellis
    Healthy Childhood Brain Development and Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA Brain Imaging Analysis Center and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:134-45. 2013
    ..Neural mechanisms of decision-making and reward response in adolescent cannabis use disorder (CUD) are underexplored...
  13. pmc Ventromedial prefrontal cortex encodes emotional value
    Amy Winecoff
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    J Neurosci 33:11032-9. 2013
    ..These results suggest that the vmPFC encodes a domain-general value signal that tracks the value of not only external rewards, but also emotional stimuli. ..
  14. doi request reprint Neural substrates for processing task-irrelevant sad images in adolescents
    Lihong Wang
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, USA
    Dev Sci 11:23-32. 2008
    ..The pattern of activation to task-irrelevant emotional distraction suggests a possible immaturity of brain function in cognitive control over emotional distraction in adolescents...
  15. pmc Prognostic value of posteromedial cortex deactivation in mild cognitive impairment
    Jeffrey R Petrella
    Alzheimer Imaging Research Laboratory and Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e1104. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to prospectively determine the prognostic significance of PMC deactivation in mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cortical deactivation in mild cognitive impairment: high-field-strength functional MR imaging
    Jeffrey R Petrella
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1527 Hosp North, Box 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiology 245:224-35. 2007
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  17. pmc Psychological and neural mechanisms of trait mindfulness in reducing depression vulnerability
    Natalie A Paul
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:56-64. 2013
    ..Based on these results, mindfulness could reduce vulnerability to depression in at least two ways: (i) by buffering against trait rumination and negative bias and (ii) by reducing automatic emotional responding via the insula...
  18. pmc Nicotine withdrawal modulates frontal brain function during an affective Stroop task
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, 2608 Erwin Road, Lake View Pavilion East Suite 300, Durham, NC 27705 4596, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 220:707-18. 2012
    ..In this study, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) was used to investigate smoking abstinence effects on emotion-cognition interactions...
  19. pmc Structural integrity of the uncinate fasciculus and resting state functional connectivity of the ventral prefrontal cortex in late life depression
    David C Steffens
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22697. 2011
    ..In this study we sought to examine the relationship between the uncinate fasciculus, a key fronto-temporal tract and resting state functional connectivity between the ventral prefrontal cortex ((PFC) and limbic and striatal areas...
  20. pmc Scan-rescan reliability of subcortical brain volumes derived from automated segmentation
    Rajendra A Morey
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:1751-62. 2010
    ..Thus, longitudinal research requires a careful analysis of sample size and choice of segmentation method combined with a consideration of the brain structure(s) of interest and the magnitude of the anticipated effects...
  21. ncbi request reprint Amygdala activation to sad pictures during high-field (4 tesla) functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Lihong Wang
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Emotion 5:12-22. 2005
    ..In contrast, oddball targets engaged dorsal sectors of frontal, parietal, and cingulate cortices. The amygdala's role in emotional evaluation thus extends to images of grief and despair as well as to those depicting violence and threat...
  22. pmc Loss of sustained activity in the ventromedial prefrontal cortex in response to repeated stress in individuals with early-life emotional abuse: implications for depression vulnerability
    Lihong Wang
    Center for Biomedical Research Imaging, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Front Psychol 4:320. 2013
    ..This pilot study warrants future investigation to clarify the stress-related neural activity pattern dynamically to identify depression vulnerability at an individual level...
  23. ncbi request reprint Visual event-related potentials under different interstimulus intervals in Parkinson's disease: relation to motor disability, WAIS-R, and regional cerebral blood flow
    Mei Li
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Yokohama City University, 3 9 Fukuura, Yokohama 236 0004, Japan
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 11:209-19. 2005
    ..Both P300 latency and reaction time during task O showed significantly longer latency in longer ISI condition. Our results revealed 'ISI' influence on ERPs during task S and significant correlation between ERPs and rCBF in task S...
  24. ncbi request reprint Analysis of FLT3 internal tandem duplication and D835 mutations in Chinese acute leukemia patients
    Lihong Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Experimental Hematology, Institute of Hematology and Blood Diseases Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, Tianjin, PR China
    Leuk Res 29:1393-8. 2005
    ..Early detection of FLT3 mutations and an intensification of induction therapy might thus be useful for this group of patients to overcome the poor prognosis...
  25. pmc Association of CTLA-4 gene polymorphisms with sporadic breast cancer in Chinese Han population
    Lihong Wang
    Department of Immunology, Harbin Medical University, Harbin 150081, China
    BMC Cancer 7:173. 2007
    ..To evaluate the potential influences of CTLA-4 gene polymorphisms on breast cancer risk, a case-control study was conducted in Han women of Northeast China...
  26. ncbi request reprint Early sensory information processes are enhanced on visual oddball and S1-S2 tasks in Parkinson's disease: a visual event-related potentials study
    Mei Li
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Yokohama City University, 3 9 Fukuura, Kanazawa Ku, 236 0004 Yokohama, Japan
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 9:329-40. 2003
    ..We surmise overactive aspects or failed inhibitory modulation of sensory information processing in the early ERP stage and deficient cognitive information processing during the late ERP stage in PD...