H C Breiter

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Microstructural abnormalities in subcortical reward circuitry of subjects with major depressive disorder
    Anne J Blood
    Depression Clinic and Research Program, Mood and Motor Control Laboratory, Addiction Research Program, Laboratory of Neuroimaging and Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e13945. 2010
  2. pmc Recurrent, robust and scalable patterns underlie human approach and avoidance
    Byoung Woo Kim
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Collaboration, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e10613. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Functional imaging of neural responses to expectancy and experience of monetary gains and losses
    H C Breiter
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Center, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuron 30:619-39. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Beautiful faces have variable reward value: fMRI and behavioral evidence
    I Aharon
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Center, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Neuron 32:537-51. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of auditory vigilance with low and high information processing demands
    L J Seidman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Neuropsychology 12:505-18. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint BDNF, relative preference, and reward circuitry responses to emotional communication
    G P Gasic
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Collaboration MENC, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 150:762-81. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Reward circuitry activation by noxious thermal stimuli
    L Becerra
    Center for Functional Pain Neuroimaging and Therapy Research, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Neuron 32:927-46. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Striatal recruitment during an implicit sequence learning task as measured by functional magnetic resonance imaging
    S L Rauch
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 5:124-32. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging of brain reward circuitry in the human
    H C Breiter
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 877:523-47. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint fMRI of sensitization to angry faces
    M M Strauss
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Collaboration, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02129, USA
    Neuroimage 26:389-413. 2005

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Publications15

  1. pmc Microstructural abnormalities in subcortical reward circuitry of subjects with major depressive disorder
    Anne J Blood
    Depression Clinic and Research Program, Mood and Motor Control Laboratory, Addiction Research Program, Laboratory of Neuroimaging and Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e13945. 2010
    ..There has been little investigation in MDD of midbrain and subcortical regions central to reward/aversion function, such as the ventral tegmental area/substantia nigra (VTA/SN), and medial forebrain bundle (MFB)...
  2. pmc Recurrent, robust and scalable patterns underlie human approach and avoidance
    Byoung Woo Kim
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Collaboration, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e10613. 2010
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  3. ncbi request reprint Functional imaging of neural responses to expectancy and experience of monetary gains and losses
    H C Breiter
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Center, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuron 30:619-39. 2001
    ..The overlap of the observed activations with those seen previously in response to tactile stimuli, gustatory stimuli, and euphoria-inducing drugs is consistent with a contribution of common circuitry to the processing of diverse rewards...
  4. ncbi request reprint Beautiful faces have variable reward value: fMRI and behavioral evidence
    I Aharon
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Center, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Neuron 32:537-51. 2001
    ..An extended set of subcortical and paralimbic reward regions also appear to follow aspects of the keypress rather than the rating procedures, suggesting that reward circuitry function does not include aesthetic assessment...
  5. ncbi request reprint A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of auditory vigilance with low and high information processing demands
    L J Seidman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Neuropsychology 12:505-18. 1998
    ..Performance and degree of activation was associated with an estimate of IQ. Further research should clarify the contributions of working memory and interference filtering to the activated network...
  6. ncbi request reprint BDNF, relative preference, and reward circuitry responses to emotional communication
    G P Gasic
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Collaboration MENC, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 150:762-81. 2009
    ..This study demonstrates that functional allelic variation in BDNF modulates human brain circuits processing reward/aversion information and relative preference transactions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reward circuitry activation by noxious thermal stimuli
    L Becerra
    Center for Functional Pain Neuroimaging and Therapy Research, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Neuron 32:927-46. 2001
    ..These data support the notion that there may be a shared neural system for evaluation of aversive and rewarding stimuli...
  8. ncbi request reprint Striatal recruitment during an implicit sequence learning task as measured by functional magnetic resonance imaging
    S L Rauch
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 5:124-32. 1997
    ..In particular, results from individual subjects suggest that, during the SRT, the reaction time advantage garnered via implicit sequence learning might be predominantly associated with activity within the putamen...
  9. ncbi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging of brain reward circuitry in the human
    H C Breiter
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 877:523-47. 1999
    ..Further work is warranted to test hypothesized functions for all regions within the extended amygdala and integrate them toward an understanding of motivated behavior...
  10. ncbi request reprint fMRI of sensitization to angry faces
    M M Strauss
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Collaboration, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02129, USA
    Neuroimage 26:389-413. 2005
    ..Together these data argue that angry faces, a directly aversive stimulus, produce a sensitization response...
  11. ncbi request reprint Acute cortisol administration triggers craving in individuals with cocaine dependence
    Igor Elman
    Behavioral Psychopharmacology Research Laboratory, Harvard Medical School McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 37:84-9. 2003
    ..These pilot data suggest that cortisol can induce a state that is associated with drug abuse...
  12. pmc Cortical thickness abnormalities in cocaine addiction--a reflection of both drug use and a pre-existing disposition to drug abuse?
    Nikos Makris
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Neuron 60:174-88. 2008
    ..These observations suggest that brain structure abnormalities in addicts are related in part to drug use and in part to predisposition toward addiction...
  13. ncbi request reprint Decreased absolute amygdala volume in cocaine addicts
    Nikos Makris
    Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Collaboration, Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Neuron 44:729-40. 2004
    ..These findings argue for a condition that predisposes the individual to cocaine dependence by affecting the amygdala, or a primary event early in the course of cocaine use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cocaine-primed craving and its relationship to depressive symptomatology in individuals with cocaine dependence
    Igor Elman
    Department of Psychiatry, Motivation and Emotion Neuroscience Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 16:163-7. 2002
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  15. ncbi request reprint Amygdala volume associated with alcohol abuse relapse and craving
    Jana Wrase
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1179-84. 2008
    ..This study sought an association in alcohol-dependent subjects between volumes of reward-related brain regions, alcohol craving, and the risk of relapse...

Research Grants8

  1. COCAINE ADDICTION--ALTERATIONS IN REWARD CIRCUITRY
    Hans Breiter; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. COCAINE ADDICTION -- ALTERATIONS IN REWARD CIRCUITRY
    Hans Breiter; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  3. COCAINE ADDICTION -- ALTERATIONS IN REWARD CIRCUITRY
    Hans Breiter; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  4. COCAINE ADDICTION -- ALTERATIONS IN REWARD CIRCUITRY
    Hans Breiter; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  5. COCAINE ADDICTION -- ALTERATIONS IN REWARD CIRCUITRY
    Hans Breiter; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  6. COCAINE ADDICTION -- ALTERATIONS IN REWARD CIRCUITRY
    Hans Breiter; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  7. Imaging of DLPFC and amygdala impact on relative preference in cocaine addiction
    Hans Breiter; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will also seek to determine if this behavior-structure abnormality is related to the drug use itself, or potentially has features indicating it predates the drug-use. ..
  8. Imaging of DLPFC and amygdala impact on relative preference in cocaine addiction
    Nikolaos Makris; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will also seek to determine if this behavior-structure abnormality is related to the drug use itself, or potentially has features indicating it predates the drug-use. ..