N Gaab

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Perceiving pitch absolutely: comparing absolute and relative pitch possessors in a pitch memory task
    Katrin Schulze
    Department of Neurology, Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    BMC Neurosci 10:106. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of rapid auditory processing are disrupted in children with developmental dyslexia and ameliorated with training: an fMRI study
    N Gaab
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 25:295-310. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Resting in peace or noise: scanner background noise suppresses default-mode network
    Nadine Gaab
    Developmental Medicine Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 5365, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:858-67. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of absolute pitch differ between blind and sighted musicians
    Nadine Gaab
    Neuroimaging Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Neuroreport 17:1853-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Musicians differ from nonmusicians in brain activation despite performance matching
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 999:385-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of musicianship on pitch memory in performance matched groups
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Neurology, Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroreport 14:2291-5. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The influence of sleep on auditory learning: a behavioral study
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Neurology, Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroreport 15:731-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Imaging melody and rhythm processing in young children
    Katie Overy
    Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroreport 15:1723-6. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep-dependent motor memory plasticity in the human brain
    M P Walker
    Sleep and Neuroimaging Laboratory, FD Feldberg 862, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuroscience 133:911-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Dissociable networks for the expectancy and perception of emotional stimuli in the human brain
    Felix Bermpohl
    Center for Non Invasive Brain Stimulation, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02132, USA
    Neuroimage 30:588-600. 2006

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Perceiving pitch absolutely: comparing absolute and relative pitch possessors in a pitch memory task
    Katrin Schulze
    Department of Neurology, Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    BMC Neurosci 10:106. 2009
    ..The aim of this fMRI study was to examine the neural network underlying AP using a pitch memory experiment and contrasting two groups of musicians with each other, those that have AP and those that do not...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of rapid auditory processing are disrupted in children with developmental dyslexia and ameliorated with training: an fMRI study
    N Gaab
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 25:295-310. 2007
    ..Here we examined the neural correlates of rapid auditory processing in children...
  3. doi request reprint Resting in peace or noise: scanner background noise suppresses default-mode network
    Nadine Gaab
    Developmental Medicine Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 5365, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:858-67. 2008
    ..Further studies are needed to clarify whether the use of a sparse sampling technique might enhance clinical utilities that have been proposed for analysis of the default-mode network...
  4. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of absolute pitch differ between blind and sighted musicians
    Nadine Gaab
    Neuroimaging Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Neuroreport 17:1853-7. 2006
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  5. ncbi request reprint Musicians differ from nonmusicians in brain activation despite performance matching
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 999:385-8. 2003
    ..Musicians showed greater right posterior temporal and supramarginal activation, whereas nonmusicians had greater activation of the left secondary auditory cortex...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of musicianship on pitch memory in performance matched groups
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Neurology, Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroreport 14:2291-5. 2003
    ..Non-musicians rely more on brain regions important for pitch discrimination while musicians prefer to use brain regions specialized in short-term memory and recall to perform well in this pitch memory task...
  7. ncbi request reprint The influence of sleep on auditory learning: a behavioral study
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Neurology, Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroreport 15:731-4. 2004
    ..These data add to the growing literature describing sleep-dependent learning throughout sensory and motor domains...
  8. ncbi request reprint Imaging melody and rhythm processing in young children
    Katie Overy
    Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroreport 15:1723-6. 2004
    ..These results suggest that hemispheric specialization for musical processing may develop with age...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep-dependent motor memory plasticity in the human brain
    M P Walker
    Sleep and Neuroimaging Laboratory, FD Feldberg 862, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuroscience 133:911-7. 2005
    ..This evidence of an overnight, systems-level change in the representation of a motor memory holds important implications for acquiring real-life skills and in clinical rehabilitation following brain trauma, such as stroke...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dissociable networks for the expectancy and perception of emotional stimuli in the human brain
    Felix Bermpohl
    Center for Non Invasive Brain Stimulation, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02132, USA
    Neuroimage 30:588-600. 2006
    ..This dissociation may reflect a distinction between anticipatory and perceptive components of emotional stimulus processing...
  11. ncbi request reprint Functional anatomy of pitch memory--an fMRI study with sparse temporal sampling
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Neurology, Music and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroimage 19:1417-26. 2003
    ..The SMG and the dorsolateral cerebellum may play a critical role in short-term storage of pitch information and the continuous pitch discrimination necessary for performing this pitch memory task...
  12. ncbi request reprint Improvement-related functional plasticity following pitch memory training
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Neurology, Neuroimaging Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroimage 31:255-63. 2006
    ..It is most likely that the activation of the SMG reflects its importance in the short-term storage of auditory material, and it was this activation that best differentiated between subjects' levels of performance...
  13. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation of emotional stimulus processing: an fMRI study using emotional expectancy
    Felix Bermpohl
    Center for Non Invasive Brain Stimulation, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:662-77. 2006
    ..This enhancement effect is not present in neutral pictures and might parallel accentuated subjective feeling states...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar volume of musicians
    Siobhan Hutchinson
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cereb Cortex 13:943-9. 2003
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessing the influence of scanner background noise on auditory processing. I. An fMRI study comparing three experimental designs with varying degrees of scanner noise
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:703-20. 2007
    ..Practical strengths and limitations of the three auditory acquisition paradigms are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessing the influence of scanner background noise on auditory processing. II. An fMRI study comparing auditory processing in the absence and presence of recorded scanner noise using a sparse design
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:721-32. 2007
    ..In addition, our study shows this effect is greatest in Heschl's gyrus, but can also be observed in higher-order auditory areas...
  17. ncbi request reprint Dynamic auditory processing, musical experience and language development
    Paula Tallal
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Trends Neurosci 29:382-90. 2006
    ..This review is part of the INMED/TINS special issue "Nature and nurture in brain development and neurological disorders", based on presentations at the annual INMED/TINS symposium (http://inmednet.com/)...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effects of gender on the neural substrates of pitch memory
    Nadine Gaab
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 15:810-20. 2003
    ..These data indicate that similar to language studies, males rely more on left lateralized hemispheric processing even for basic pitch tasks...