Simona Temereanca

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Eye movements modulate the spatiotemporal dynamics of word processing
    Simona Temereanca
    MGH MIT HMS Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    J Neurosci 32:4482-94. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Functional topography of corticothalamic feedback enhances thalamic spatial response tuning in the somatosensory whisker/barrel system
    Simona Temereanca
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Neuron 41:639-51. 2004
  3. pmc Rapid changes in thalamic firing synchrony during repetitive whisker stimulation
    Simona Temereanca
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurosci 28:11153-64. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint State-dependent processing of sensory stimuli by thalamic reticular neurons
    Jed A Hartings
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurosci 23:5264-71. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Processing of periodic whisker deflections by neurons in the ventroposterior medial and thalamic reticular nuclei
    Jed A Hartings
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurophysiol 90:3087-94. 2003
  6. pmc A non-invasive method to relate the timing of neural activity to white matter microstructural integrity
    Steven M Stufflebeam
    Department of Radiology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuroimage 42:710-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Local field potentials and the encoding of whisker deflections by population firing synchrony in thalamic barreloids
    Simona Temereanca
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurophysiol 89:2137-45. 2003

Research Grants

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Publications7

  1. pmc Eye movements modulate the spatiotemporal dynamics of word processing
    Simona Temereanca
    MGH MIT HMS Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    J Neurosci 32:4482-94. 2012
    ..Together, these results suggest a complex interplay between visual and central saccadic mechanisms during reading...
  2. ncbi request reprint Functional topography of corticothalamic feedback enhances thalamic spatial response tuning in the somatosensory whisker/barrel system
    Simona Temereanca
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Neuron 41:639-51. 2004
    ..Our findings demonstrate that somatosensory cortex can selectively regulate thalamic spatial response tuning by engaging topographically specific excitatory and inhibitory mechanisms in the thalamus...
  3. pmc Rapid changes in thalamic firing synchrony during repetitive whisker stimulation
    Simona Temereanca
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurosci 28:11153-64. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint State-dependent processing of sensory stimuli by thalamic reticular neurons
    Jed A Hartings
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurosci 23:5264-71. 2003
    ..In awake animals, burst and tonic firing in RT, as in thalamocortical relay nuclei, may reflect sensory processing strategies appropriate for different behavioral and attentional states...
  5. ncbi request reprint Processing of periodic whisker deflections by neurons in the ventroposterior medial and thalamic reticular nuclei
    Jed A Hartings
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurophysiol 90:3087-94. 2003
    ..Rt inhibition is likely to act in concert with actions of neuromodulators in optimizing thalamic temporal signaling of high-frequency whisker movements...
  6. pmc A non-invasive method to relate the timing of neural activity to white matter microstructural integrity
    Steven M Stufflebeam
    Department of Radiology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuroimage 42:710-6. 2008
    ..This preliminary report demonstrates a non-invasive, unbiased method to relate the timing information from evoked-response experiments to the biophysical properties of white matter measured with DTI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Local field potentials and the encoding of whisker deflections by population firing synchrony in thalamic barreloids
    Simona Temereanca
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurophysiol 89:2137-45. 2003
    ..Together with previous results, these findings underscore a critical role for thalamic firing synchrony in the encoding of small but rapidly changing perturbations of specific whiskers in particular directions...

Research Grants1

  1. A Magnetoencephalography Study: Saccadic Eye Movement Effects on Word Processing
    SIMONA TEMEREANCA IBANESCU; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Furthermore, results are expected to have important implications for clinical research in dyslexia, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and schizophrenia, where eye-movements have been shown to be abnormal. ..