Matthew K Belmonte

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Harnessing repetitive behaviours to engage attention and learning in a novel therapy for autism: an exploratory analysis
    Grace Megumi Chen
    Developmental Disabilities Clinic, Yale Child Study Center New Haven, CT, USA
    Front Psychol 3:12. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Visual attention in autism families: 'unaffected' sibs share atypical frontal activation
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:259-76. 2010
  3. pmc Offering to share: how to put heads together in autism neuroimaging
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:2-13. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Fragile X syndrome and autism at the intersection of genetic and neural networks
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Ithaca, New York 14853 4401, USA
    Nat Neurosci 9:1221-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Monozygotic twins with Asperger syndrome: differences in behaviour reflect variations in brain structure and function
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Brain Cogn 61:110-21. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Anatomic dissociation of selective and suppressive processes in visual attention
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Cognitive Neuroimaging Laboratory, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478 1048, USA
    Neuroimage 19:180-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Functional anatomy of impaired selective attention and compensatory processing in autism
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Cognitive Neuroimaging Laboratory, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478 1048, USA
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 17:651-64. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Autism as a disorder of neural information processing: directions for research and targets for therapy
    M K Belmonte
    Autism Research Centre, Departments of Psychiatry and Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 2AH, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 9:646-63. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Change detection in children with autism: an auditory event-related fMRI study
    Marie Gomot
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Neuroimage 29:475-84. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Autism: a window onto the development of the social and the analytic brain
    Simon Baron-Cohen
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB2 2AH, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Neurosci 28:109-26. 2005

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Harnessing repetitive behaviours to engage attention and learning in a novel therapy for autism: an exploratory analysis
    Grace Megumi Chen
    Developmental Disabilities Clinic, Yale Child Study Center New Haven, CT, USA
    Front Psychol 3:12. 2012
    ..Direct gaze is not related to successful responding, suggesting that direct gaze might not be any advantage for this population and need not in all cases be a precondition to communication therapies...
  2. doi request reprint Visual attention in autism families: 'unaffected' sibs share atypical frontal activation
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:259-76. 2010
    ..Similar autistic traits in ASC relatives without a diagnosis suggest a continuity between clinically affected and unaffected family members...
  3. pmc Offering to share: how to put heads together in autism neuroimaging
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:2-13. 2008
    ..A theme in these requirements is the need to preserve creative approaches and risk-taking within individual laboratories at the same time as common standards are provided for these laboratories to build on...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fragile X syndrome and autism at the intersection of genetic and neural networks
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Ithaca, New York 14853 4401, USA
    Nat Neurosci 9:1221-5. 2006
    ..Understanding how the single-gene alteration in FXS plays out within complex genetic and neural network processes may suggest targets for autism research and illustrate strategies for relating autism to more singular genetic syndromes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Monozygotic twins with Asperger syndrome: differences in behaviour reflect variations in brain structure and function
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Brain Cogn 61:110-21. 2006
    ..The morphometric results are consistent with known correlations between brain structure and behaviour in autism, and the physiological results suggest correspondences between structure and function...
  6. ncbi request reprint Anatomic dissociation of selective and suppressive processes in visual attention
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Cognitive Neuroimaging Laboratory, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478 1048, USA
    Neuroimage 19:180-9. 2003
    ..The spatial attention system in superior parietal cortex, in contrast, may be driven to equal degrees by currently attended stimuli and by stimuli that are potential targets of attention...
  7. ncbi request reprint Functional anatomy of impaired selective attention and compensatory processing in autism
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Cognitive Neuroimaging Laboratory, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478 1048, USA
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 17:651-64. 2003
    ..These low-level attentional traits may be the developmental basis for higher-order cognitive styles such as weak central coherence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Autism as a disorder of neural information processing: directions for research and targets for therapy
    M K Belmonte
    Autism Research Centre, Departments of Psychiatry and Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 2AH, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 9:646-63. 2004
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  9. ncbi request reprint Change detection in children with autism: an auditory event-related fMRI study
    Marie Gomot
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Neuroimage 29:475-84. 2006
    ..Abnormalities involved a cortical network known to have a role in attention switching and attentional resource distribution. These results throw light on the neurophysiological processes underlying autistic 'resistance to change'...
  10. ncbi request reprint Autism: a window onto the development of the social and the analytic brain
    Simon Baron-Cohen
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB2 2AH, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Neurosci 28:109-26. 2005
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  11. pmc Autistic trait interactions underlie sex-dependent facial recognition abilities in the normal population
    Jeffrey M Valla
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University Ithaca, NY, USA
    Front Psychol 4:286. 2013
    ..On the other hand, when attention to detail co-occurs with difficulties in social reciprocity, a detailed focus may exacerbate such already present social difficulties, as is thought to occur in autism...
  12. doi request reprint More than maths and mindreading: sex differences in empathizing/systemizing covariance
    Jeffrey M Valla
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 4401, USA
    Autism Res 3:174-84. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the brain: implications for explaining autism
    Simon Baron-Cohen
    Autism Research Centre, Cambridge University, Department of Psychiatry, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 2AH, UK
    Science 310:819-23. 2005
    ..Here we suggest that specific aspects of autistic neuroanatomy may also be extremes of typical male neuroanatomy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Autism and abnormal development of brain connectivity
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 2AH, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 24:9228-31. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Cross-modal extinction in a boy with severely autistic behaviour and high verbal intelligence
    Yoram S Bonneh
    Faculty of Science, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Cogn Neuropsychol 25:635-52. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Brain hyper-reactivity to auditory novel targets in children with high-functioning autism
    Marie Gomot
    INSERM U930, Centre de P├ędopsychiatrie, CHU Bretonneau, Tours Cedex 9, France
    Brain 131:2479-88. 2008
    ..This finding may shed light on the neurophysiological process underlying narrow interests and what clinically is called 'need for sameness'...