Negar Fani

Summary

Affiliation: Georgia State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Increased neural response to trauma scripts in posttraumatic stress disorder following paroxetine treatment: A pilot study
    Negar Fani
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, United States
    Neurosci Lett 491:196-201. 2011
  2. pmc FKBP5 and attention bias for threat: associations with hippocampal function and shape
    Negar Fani
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:392-400. 2013
  3. pmc Reduced neural activation during an inhibition task is associated with impaired fear inhibition in a traumatized civilian sample
    Tanja Jovanovic
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Cortex 49:1884-91. 2013
  4. pmc Disrupted amygdala-prefrontal functional connectivity in civilian women with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jennifer S Stevens
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 954 Gatewood Dr, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1469-78. 2013
  5. pmc Neural correlates of attention bias to threat in post-traumatic stress disorder
    Negar Fani
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Biol Psychol 90:134-42. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Emotion dysregulation and negative affect: association with psychiatric symptoms
    Bekh Bradley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, and Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:685-91. 2011
  7. pmc White matter integrity in highly traumatized adults with and without post-traumatic stress disorder
    Negar Fani
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 37:2740-6. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional brain imaging alterations in acne patients treated with isotretinoin
    J Douglas Bremner
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory Center for Positron Emission Tomography, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:983-91. 2005
  9. pmc Psychological resilience and neurocognitive performance in a traumatized community sample
    Aliza P Wingo
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:768-74. 2010

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Publications9

  1. pmc Increased neural response to trauma scripts in posttraumatic stress disorder following paroxetine treatment: A pilot study
    Negar Fani
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, United States
    Neurosci Lett 491:196-201. 2011
    ..These pilot data reveal putative mechanisms for SSRI treatment in PTSD and substantiate the need for large-scale placebo-controlled studies investigating these effects...
  2. pmc FKBP5 and attention bias for threat: associations with hippocampal function and shape
    Negar Fani
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:392-400. 2013
    ..The study of intermediate phenotypes, such as emotion-processing biases and their neural substrates, provides a way to clarify the mechanisms by which FKBP5 dysregulation mediates risk for psychiatric disorders...
  3. pmc Reduced neural activation during an inhibition task is associated with impaired fear inhibition in a traumatized civilian sample
    Tanja Jovanovic
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Cortex 49:1884-91. 2013
    ..The current study aimed to see whether neural activation during inhibition was reduced in a highly traumatized civilian population, and whether atypical activation was associated with impaired fear inhibition...
  4. pmc Disrupted amygdala-prefrontal functional connectivity in civilian women with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jennifer S Stevens
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 954 Gatewood Dr, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1469-78. 2013
    ..This is the first study to show that the amygdala response may be accompanied by disruption of an amygdala-vmPFC functional circuit that is hypothesized to be involved in prefrontal cortical regulation of amygdala responsivity. ..
  5. pmc Neural correlates of attention bias to threat in post-traumatic stress disorder
    Negar Fani
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Biol Psychol 90:134-42. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Emotion dysregulation and negative affect: association with psychiatric symptoms
    Bekh Bradley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, and Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:685-91. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the construct and incremental validity of self-reported emotion dysregulation over and above childhood trauma and negative affect in predicting a range of psychopathology...
  7. pmc White matter integrity in highly traumatized adults with and without post-traumatic stress disorder
    Negar Fani
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 37:2740-6. 2012
    ..The role of this pathway in problems that characterize PTSD, such as inadequate extinction of learned fear, as well as attention and explicit memory functions, are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional brain imaging alterations in acne patients treated with isotretinoin
    J Douglas Bremner
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory Center for Positron Emission Tomography, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:983-91. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effects of isotretinoin on brain functioning in acne patients...
  9. pmc Psychological resilience and neurocognitive performance in a traumatized community sample
    Aliza P Wingo
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:768-74. 2010
    ..Therefore, we assessed association between neurocognitive performance and resilience in individuals with a history of childhood abuse or trauma exposure...