DANIEL SCHACTER

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The cognitive neuroscience of memory distortion
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuron 44:149-60. 2004
  2. pmc Memory: from the laboratory to everyday life
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 15:393-5. 2013
  3. pmc Adaptive constructive processes and the future of memory
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am Psychol 67:603-13. 2012
  4. pmc Remembering the past and imagining the future in the elderly
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Gerontology 59:143-51. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Memory and law: what can cognitive neuroscience contribute?
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Nat Neurosci 16:119-23. 2013
  6. pmc The future of memory: remembering, imagining, and the brain
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuron 76:677-94. 2012
  7. pmc Constructive memory: past and future
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 02138, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 14:7-18. 2012
  8. pmc On the nature of medial temporal lobe contributions to the constructive simulation of future events
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1245-53. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Episodic simulation of future events: concepts, data, and applications
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1124:39-60. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Reductions in cortical activity during priming
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02138, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 17:171-6. 2007

Research Grants

  1. EVENT RELATED NEUROIMAGING OF HUMAN MEMORY FORMATION
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. AGING MEMORY
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2005
  7. EVENT RELATED NEUROIMAGING OF HUMAN MEMORY FORMATION
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    Daniel L Schacter; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. EVENT RELATED NEUROIMAGING OF HUMAN MEMORY FORMATION
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications87

  1. ncbi request reprint The cognitive neuroscience of memory distortion
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuron 44:149-60. 2004
    ..Evidence from neuropsychology, neuroimaging, and electrophysiology implicates the prefrontal cortex in retrieval monitoring that can limit the rate of false recognition...
  2. pmc Memory: from the laboratory to everyday life
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 15:393-5. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Adaptive constructive processes and the future of memory
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am Psychol 67:603-13. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Remembering the past and imagining the future in the elderly
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Gerontology 59:143-51. 2013
    ..We conclude by considering a number of questions and challenges concerning the interpretation of age-related changes in remembering and imagining, as well as functional implications of this research for everyday concerns of older adults...
  5. doi request reprint Memory and law: what can cognitive neuroscience contribute?
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Nat Neurosci 16:119-23. 2013
    ..We also discuss neuroscience research concerning false and imagined memories, misinformation effects and reconsolidation phenomena that may enhance understanding of why memory does not operate like a video recording...
  6. pmc The future of memory: remembering, imagining, and the brain
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuron 76:677-94. 2012
    ..This growing area of research has broadened our conception of memory by highlighting the many ways in which memory supports adaptive functioning...
  7. pmc Constructive memory: past and future
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 02138, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 14:7-18. 2012
    ..The article delineates the theoretical implications of relevant research, and also considers some clinical and applied implications...
  8. pmc On the nature of medial temporal lobe contributions to the constructive simulation of future events
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1245-53. 2009
    ..This paper focuses on the role of two MTL regions--the hippocampus and parahippocampal cortex--in thinking about the future and building mental simulations...
  9. doi request reprint Episodic simulation of future events: concepts, data, and applications
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1124:39-60. 2008
    ..These processes together comprise what we have termed "the prospective brain," whose primary function is to use past experiences to anticipate future events...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reductions in cortical activity during priming
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02138, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 17:171-6. 2007
    ..On the basis of these recent studies, we suggest that the reduction in cortical activity during priming involves at least two different mechanisms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Remembering the past to imagine the future: the prospective brain
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 8:657-61. 2007
    ..We suggest that processes such as memory can be productively re-conceptualized in light of this idea...
  12. pmc The cognitive neuroscience of constructive memory: remembering the past and imagining the future
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:773-86. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Specificity of priming: a cognitive neuroscience perspective
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 5:853-62. 2004
    ..We consider empirical, methodological and conceptual issues that relate to each type of specificity, and suggest a theoretical perspective to help in guiding future research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Can cognitive neuroscience illuminate the nature of traumatic childhood memories?
    D L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 6:207-14. 1996
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  15. pmc Memory distortion: an adaptive perspective
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 15:467-74. 2011
    ..We also discuss new evidence concerning factors that can influence the occurrence of memory distortions, such as sleep and retrieval conditions, as well as conceptual issues related to the development of an adaptive perspective...
  16. pmc Policy forum: studying eyewitness investigations in the field
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Law Hum Behav 32:3-5. 2008
    ..We explain why the confound has severe consequences for assessing the real-world implications of this study...
  17. ncbi request reprint False recollection induced by photographs: a comparison of older and younger adults
    D L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Psychol Aging 12:203-15. 1997
    ..False recollection induced by photo review appears to reflect an age-related deficit in source-monitoring abilities...
  18. ncbi request reprint The cognitive neuroscience of constructive memory
    D L Schacter
    Harvard University, Psychology Department, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 49:289-318. 1998
    ..The framework is applied to findings from four different areas of research: cognitive studies of young adults, neuropsychological investigations of brain-damaged patients, neuroimaging studies, and studies of cognitive aging...
  19. ncbi request reprint When true recognition suppresses false recognition: evidence from amnesic patients
    D L Schacter
    Harvard University, Department of Psychology, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge MA, 02138, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 10:668-79. 1998
    ..Consideration of signal detection analyses and differences between the two types of amnesic patients provides insight into how mechanisms of veridical episodic memory can be used to suppress false recognition...
  20. ncbi request reprint Medial temporal lobe activations in fMRI and PET studies of episodic encoding and retrieval
    D L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Hippocampus 9:7-24. 1999
    ..However, PET studies have reported anterior MTL encoding activations more frequently than have fMRI studies. We consider possible sources of these differences...
  21. ncbi request reprint The seven sins of memory. Insights from psychology and cognitive neuroscience
    D L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am Psychol 54:182-203. 1999
    ..Although the 7 sins may appear to reflect flaws in system design, it is argued instead that they are by-products of otherwise adaptive features of memory...
  22. ncbi request reprint Medial temporal lobe activation during episodic encoding and retrieval: a PET study
    D L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Hippocampus 9:575-81. 1999
    ..Direct comparisons revealed greater blood flow increases in posterior MTL during encoding than retrieval...
  23. pmc Misattribution, false recognition and the sins of memory
    D L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 356:1385-93. 2001
    ..Finally, we argue that even though misattribution and other memory sins are annoying and even dangerous, they can also be viewed as by-products of adaptive features of memory...
  24. ncbi request reprint Neural processes supporting young and older adults' emotional memories
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:1161-73. 2008
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  25. ncbi request reprint Understanding metamemory: neural correlates of the cognitive process and subjective level of confidence in recognition memory
    Elizabeth F Chua
    Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuroimage 29:1150-60. 2006
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  26. ncbi request reprint Metacognition and false recognition in patients with frontal lobe lesions: the distinctiveness heuristic
    Andrew E Budson
    Department of Neurology 4 18F, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Neuropsychologia 43:860-71. 2005
    ..The authors suggest that the distinctiveness heuristic is a metacognitive strategy, dependent upon the frontal lobes, that may be engaged by healthy individuals to reduce their false recognition...
  27. ncbi request reprint The nature of memory related activity in early visual areas
    Scott D Slotnick
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Neuropsychologia 44:2874-86. 2006
    ..The results of these experiments provide convergent evidence that memory related early visual area activity (BA17, BA18) can reflect nonconscious processing...
  28. ncbi request reprint Patients with mild Alzheimer's disease attribute conceptual fluency to prior experience
    David A Wolk
    Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuropsychologia 43:1662-72. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that patients with mild AD are able to use conceptual fluency in their recognition judgments and the neural mechanisms supporting such processing is maintained...
  29. ncbi request reprint Fronto-hippocampal function during temporal context monitoring in schizophrenia
    Anthony P Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1268-77. 2006
    ..Given the importance of the hippocampus and prefrontal cortex (PFC) in this type of memory, we hypothesized that this cognitive deficit stemmed from aberrant fronto-hippocampal activation during memory retrieval...
  30. ncbi request reprint Remembering the specific visual details of presented objects: neuroimaging evidence for effects of emotion
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    Neuropsychologia 45:2951-62. 2007
    ..Rather, limbic engagement appears to relate specifically to the successful recognition of information...
  31. ncbi request reprint Neural mechanisms of visual object priming: evidence for perceptual and semantic distinctions in fusiform cortex
    Jon S Simons
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuroimage 19:613-26. 2003
    ..The results are consistent with the view that the right fusiform plays a greater role in processing specific visual form information about objects, whereas the left fusiform is also involved in lexical/semantic processing...
  32. ncbi request reprint Rapid response learning in amnesia: delineating associative learning components in repetition priming
    David M Schnyer
    Memory Disorders Research Center, Boston VA Healthcare System, Boston University School of Medicine, 150 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130 4817, USA
    Neuropsychologia 44:140-9. 2006
    ..With repeated exposure, behavioral facilitation rapidly comes to reflect a more efficient response learning mechanism rather than facilitated access to object knowledge...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparing source-based and gist-based false recognition in aging and Alzheimer's disease
    Benton H Pierce
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, MA, US
    Neuropsychology 19:411-9. 2005
    ..In contrast, false recognition in AD patients actually increased following the deep processing task, suggesting that they were unable to use recollection to oppose familiarity arising from incidental presentation...
  34. ncbi request reprint False recognition in Alzheimer disease: evidence from categorized pictures
    Andrew E Budson
    Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 16:16-27. 2003
    ..To better understand memory distortions and false recognition in patients with Alzheimer disease (AD), using a paradigm of categorized color photographs...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal activity and diagnostic monitoring of memory retrieval: FMRI of the criterial recollection task
    David A Gallo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 18:135-48. 2006
    ..These findings indicate that reducing false recognition via the distinctiveness heuristic is not heavily dependent on frontally mediated postretrieval monitoring processes...
  36. pmc Functional neuroimaging of self-referential encoding with age
    Angela H Gutchess
    Department of Psychology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:211-9. 2010
    ..We suggest that older adults may encode information about the self in a more normative manner, whereas young adults focus on encoding the unique aspects of the self and distinguishing the self from others...
  37. pmc The cortical underpinnings of context-based memory distortion
    Elissa Aminoff
    Harvard University, MA, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:2226-37. 2008
    ..This phenomenon was reflected by activity in the cortical network mediating contextual processing, which provides a better understanding of how the brain represents and processes context...
  38. ncbi request reprint Overdependence on degraded gist memory in Alzheimer's disease
    David A Gallo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Neuropsychology 20:625-32. 2006
    ..We propose that the overdependence on degraded gist memory in AD is caused by even larger impairments in item-specific recollections...
  39. pmc The neural correlates of conceptual and perceptual false recognition
    Rachel J Garoff-Eaton
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Learn Mem 14:684-92. 2007
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  40. pmc Distinguishing familiarity-based from source-based memory performance in patients with schizophrenia
    Anthony P Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Schizophr Res 99:208-17. 2008
    ..Yet the exact nature of these deficits remains a matter of some debate. This study sought to examine performance on two distinct aspects of memory performance: familiarity-based and source-based memory processes...
  41. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a specific role of the anterior hippocampal region in successful associative encoding
    Elizabeth F Chua
    Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Hippocampus 17:1071-80. 2007
    ..These data provide evidence for functional specialization within the hippocampal formation based on the associative nature of the stimuli and subsequent memory...
  42. ncbi request reprint Metacognition and false recognition in Alzheimer's disease: further exploration of the distinctiveness heuristic
    Andrew E Budson
    Geriatric Research Education Center, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA, USA
    Neuropsychology 19:253-8. 2005
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  43. ncbi request reprint Use of a false recognition paradigm in an Alzheimer's disease clinical trial: a pilot study
    Andrew E Budson
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 17:93-100. 2002
    ..Because medications to treat AD may preferentially improve gist memory or item-specific recollection, use of this type of paradigm may improve sensitivity for detection of drug effects more than standard memory tests...
  44. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal and neocortical activation during repetitive encoding in older persons
    Erin Rand-Giovannetti
    Gerontology Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA 02129, and Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 27:173-82. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that hippocampal function is preserved in normal aging and that repetition-based memory enhancing techniques may engage primarily neocortical attentional networks...
  45. ncbi request reprint Processing emotional pictures and words: effects of valence and arousal
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 6:110-26. 2006
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  46. ncbi request reprint Two types of recollection-based monitoring in younger and older adults: Recall-to-reject and the distinctiveness heuristic
    David A Gallo
    Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Memory 14:730-41. 2006
    ..Depending on how a retrieval task is structured, attempts to use one monitoring process might interfere with another, especially in older adults...
  47. ncbi request reprint Specific- and partial-source memory: effects of aging
    Jon S Simons
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Psychol Aging 19:689-94. 2004
    ..When the groups were matched on partial-source performance, no disproportionate specific-source impairment was seen. The results suggest that aging does not differentially affect specific- versus partial-source memory...
  48. ncbi request reprint Retrieval monitoring and anosognosia in Alzheimer's disease
    David A Gallo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, IL 60657, USA
    Neuropsychology 21:559-68. 2007
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  49. ncbi request reprint An electrophysiological investigation of the relationship between conceptual fluency and familiarity
    David A Wolk
    Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurosci Lett 369:150-5. 2004
    ..The effects on the N400 may be related to the impact of fluency on familiarity, whereas later processing may be involved in the attribution of fluency to prior experience...
  50. ncbi request reprint Encoding activity in anterior medial temporal lobe supports subsequent associative recognition
    Orville Jackson
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuroimage 21:456-62. 2004
    ..These findings provide evidence that the anterior medial temporal lobes support the successful binding of information in memory...
  51. ncbi request reprint Memory and emotions for the september 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in patients with Alzheimer's disease, patients with mild cognitive impairment, and healthy older adults
    Andrew E Budson
    Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuropsychology 18:315-27. 2004
    ..Last, distortions of memory for personal information were frequent for all participants but were more common in patients with AD...
  52. ncbi request reprint False recognition of pictures versus words in Alzheimer's disease: the distinctiveness heuristic
    Andrew E Budson
    Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Neuropsychology 16:163-73. 2002
    ..Implications for understanding semantic memory in AD patients are discussed...
  53. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological dissociation of picture versus word encoding: the distinctiveness heuristic as a retrieval orientation
    Andrew E Budson
    Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, and Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1181-93. 2005
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  54. doi request reprint The brain's default network: anatomy, function, and relevance to disease
    Randy L Buckner
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Drive, Cambridge, MA 02148, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1124:1-38. 2008
    ..We conclude by discussing the relevance of the default network for understanding mental disorders including autism, schizophrenia, and Alzheimer's disease...
  55. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal and brain stem activation during word retrieval after repeated and semantic encoding
    Stephan Heckers
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Cereb Cortex 12:900-7. 2002
    ..These findings confirm the importance of hippocampal recruitment during word retrieval and provide novel evidence for a role of brainstem neurons in word retrieval after semantic encoding...
  56. doi request reprint The effects of emotional content on reality-monitoring performance in young and older adults
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Boston College, Department of Psychology, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:752-64. 2007
    ..e., an enhanced ability to remember that a positive item was studied), they do not always show enhanced memory for source-specifying details of a positive item's presentation...
  57. pmc Scenes unseen: the parahippocampal cortex intrinsically subserves contextual associations, not scenes or places per se
    Moshe Bar
    Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    J Neurosci 28:8539-44. 2008
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  58. pmc Neural correlates of metamemory: a comparison of feeling-of-knowing and retrospective confidence judgments
    Elizabeth F Chua
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1751-65. 2009
    ..These findings demonstrate both common and distinct neural mechanisms supporting metamemory processes and also serve to elucidate the functional roles of previously characterized brain networks...
  59. ncbi request reprint Intact suppression of increased false recognition in schizophrenia
    Anthony P Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1506-13. 2002
    ..By studying pictures of the target word during encoding, healthy adults can suppress false recognition. This study examined the effect of pictorial encoding on subsequent recognition of repeated foils in patients with schizophrenia...
  60. ncbi request reprint Aging and strategic retrieval processes: reducing false memories with a distinctiveness heuristic
    Chad S Dodson
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22904, USA
    Psychol Aging 17:405-15. 2002
    ..Studying pictures provided a basis for using a distinctiveness heuristic during the recognition test: Individuals inferred that the absence of memory for picture information indicates that an item is "new."..
  61. ncbi request reprint Executive control during episodic retrieval: multiple prefrontal processes subserve source memory
    Ian G Dobbins
    Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, MGH MIT HMS, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuron 35:989-96. 2002
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  62. ncbi request reprint Memory orientation and success: separable neurocognitive components underlying episodic recognition
    Ian G Dobbins
    Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, MGH MIT HMS, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuropsychologia 41:318-33. 2003
    ..These results indicate that different memory orientations recruit distinct prefrontal and parietal networks and that the recovery of episodic context is associated with the hippocampus and surrounding medial temporal cortices...
  63. pmc Solving future problems: default network and executive activity associated with goal-directed mental simulations
    Kathy D Gerlach
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuroimage 55:1816-24. 2011
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  64. ncbi request reprint Retrieval of relational information: a role for the left inferior prefrontal cortex
    Rajendra D Badgaiyan
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuroimage 17:393-400. 2002
    ..The LIPFC appears to be associated with relational retrieval and the right prefrontal cortex with nonrelational retrieval...
  65. ncbi request reprint Late frontal brain potentials distinguish true and false recognition
    Rachel E Goldmann
    Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuroreport 14:1717-20. 2003
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  66. pmc Neural basis for recognition confidence in younger and older adults
    Elizabeth F Chua
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:139-53. 2009
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Ageing and the self-reference effect in memory
    Angela H Gutchess
    Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital, MA, USA
    Memory 15:822-37. 2007
    ..Self-referencing improves older adults' memory, but its benefits are circumscribed despite the social and personally relevant nature of the task...
  68. ncbi request reprint The neural origins of specific and general memory: the role of the fusiform cortex
    Rachel J Garoff
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuropsychologia 43:847-59. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the right fusiform cortex is associated with specific feature encoding, while the left fusiform cortex is involved in more general object encoding...
  69. ncbi request reprint Emotional content and reality-monitoring ability: fMRI evidence for the influences of encoding processes
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 884, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuropsychologia 43:1429-43. 2005
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  70. ncbi request reprint fMRI evidence for the role of recollection in suppressing misattribution errors: the illusory truth effect
    Jason P Mitchell
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:800-10. 2005
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  71. pmc Remembering the past and imagining the future: common and distinct neural substrates during event construction and elaboration
    Donna Rose Addis
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuropsychologia 45:1363-77. 2007
    ..This striking neural overlap is consistent with findings that amnesic patients exhibit deficits in both past and future thinking, and confirms that the episodic system contributes importantly to imagining the future...
  72. ncbi request reprint Graded recall success: an event-related fMRI comparison of tip of the tongue and feeling of knowing
    Anat Maril
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, USA
    Neuroimage 24:1130-8. 2005
    ..The results are interpreted in the light of theories of the role of prefrontal cortex in recall and cognitive conflict...
  73. ncbi request reprint Mis-attribution errors in Alzheimer's disease: the illusory truth effect
    Jason P Mitchell
    Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuropsychology 20:185-92. 2006
    ..These results help further specify the precise nature of memory impairments in AD...
  74. ncbi request reprint Associative recognition in Alzheimer's disease: evidence for impaired recall-to-reject
    David A Gallo
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuropsychology 18:556-63. 2004
    ..AD impaired this recall-to-reject process, leading to more familiarity based false alarms. These data support the idea that recollection-based monitoring processes are impaired in mild AD...
  75. ncbi request reprint A sensory signature that distinguishes true from false memories
    Scott D Slotnick
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:664-72. 2004
    ..Thus, the sensory signature that distinguishes true from false recognition may not be accessible to conscious awareness...
  76. ncbi request reprint Dissociating confidence and accuracy: functional magnetic resonance imaging shows origins of the subjective memory experience
    Elizabeth F Chua
    Center for Neurocognitive Studies, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:1131-42. 2004
    ..These findings may also aid understanding of eyewitness misidentifications and memory distortions...
  77. ncbi request reprint Retrieving accurate and distorted memories: neuroimaging evidence for effects of emotion
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, USA
    Neuroimage 27:167-77. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, this study is the first to demonstrate a link between limbic engagement at retrieval and accurate memory attribution...
  78. ncbi request reprint Priming of new associations: a PET study
    Rajendra D Badgaiyan
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, William James Hall, Rm 875, 33, Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Neuroreport 14:2475-9. 2003
    ..Medial temporal lobe was activated only in the same-context condition. This finding helps to understand why associative priming is impaired in some amnesic patients...
  79. ncbi request reprint Failing to get the gist: reduced false recognition of semantic associates in semantic dementia
    Jon S Simons
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Neuropsychology 19:353-61. 2005
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Gist memory in Alzheimer's disease: evidence from categorized pictures
    Andrew E Budson
    Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Neuropsychology 20:113-22. 2006
    ..Implications of these findings for understanding gist memory and response bias in patients with AD are discussed...
  81. ncbi request reprint Impaired implicit memory for gist information in amnesia
    Mieke Verfaellie
    Memory Disorders Research Center, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston VA Healthcare System, MA 02130, USA
    Neuropsychology 19:760-9. 2005
    ..Amnesics' implicit memory for lures was again impaired. These results point to an inability to encode robust gist representations as the cause of impaired gist memory in amnesia...
  82. ncbi request reprint The modality effect in false recognition: evidence for test-based monitoring
    Benton H Pierce
    Department of Psychology and Special Education, Texas A and M University, Commerce, TX 75429, USA
    Mem Cognit 33:1407-13. 2005
    ..A modality effect was not obtained for either type of list on this test. The results from both experiments were predicted by a test-based monitoring account, rather than by the study-based monitoring or relational processing accounts...
  83. ncbi request reprint How negative emotion enhances the visual specificity of a memory
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Boston College, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:1872-87. 2007
    ..These data provide strong evidence that engagement of some amygdalar regions can correspond with enhanced memory for certain types of details, but does not ensure successful encoding of all contextual details...
  84. ncbi request reprint ERP correlates of Remember/Know decisions: association with the late posterior negativity
    David A Wolk
    Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Biol Psychol 75:131-5. 2007
    ..Previous work has described a late posterior negativity which appears to be related to the search for and recapitulation of study details. Such processing may be critical in making Remember/Know determinations...
  85. ncbi request reprint fMRI evidence for separable and lateralized prefrontal memory monitoring processes
    Ian G Dobbins
    Duke University, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:908-20. 2004
    ..These data suggest a role for right PFC in the close monitoring of the familiarity of objects, which becomes critical when contextual recollection is ineffective in satisfying a memory demand...
  86. ncbi request reprint Cortical activity reductions during repetition priming can result from rapid response learning
    Ian G Dobbins
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Nature 428:316-9. 2004
    ..In contrast, prefrontal cortex activity tracked behavioural priming and predicted the degree to which cue reversal would slow down object classification--highlighting the role of the prefrontal cortex in executive control...
  87. ncbi request reprint Memory for the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks one year later in patients with Alzheimer's disease, patients with mild cognitive impairment, and healthy older adults
    Andrew E Budson
    Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Cortex 43:875-88. 2007
    ..Lastly, although memory distortions were common among all groups, they were greatest in the patients with AD...

Research Grants12

  1. EVENT RELATED NEUROIMAGING OF HUMAN MEMORY FORMATION
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The proposed studies will provide new information about the neuroanatomical bases of encoding processes and thereby contribute to the further development of rehabilitation efforts. ..
  2. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed studies will increase our understanding of how memories are constructed, and will also contribute to efforts to improve memory. ..
  3. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed studies will increase our understanding of how memories are constructed, and will also contribute to efforts to improve memory. ..
  4. AGING MEMORY
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Fortype specifications, see instructions on page 6.) RESEARCH GRANT TABLE OF CONTENTS Page Numbers Face Page 1 Description, ..
  5. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed studies will increase our understanding of how memories are constructed, and will also contribute to efforts to improve memory. ..
  6. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed studies will increase our understanding of how memories are constructed, and will also contribute to efforts to improve memory. ..
  7. EVENT RELATED NEUROIMAGING OF HUMAN MEMORY FORMATION
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The proposed studies will provide new information about the neuroanatomical bases of encoding processes and thereby contribute to the further development of rehabilitation efforts. ..
  8. Event-related neuroimaging of human memory formation
    Daniel L Schacter; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  9. EVENT RELATED NEUROIMAGING OF HUMAN MEMORY FORMATION
    DANIEL SCHACTER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed studies will provide new information about the neuroanatomical bases of encoding processes and thereby contribute to the further development of rehabilitation efforts. ..