Silvia A Bunge
Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Neurodevelopmental changes in working memory and cognitive controlSilvia A Bunge
Department of Psychology and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
Curr Opin Neurobiol 17:243-50. 2007..Further work is needed to assess the role of experience in shaping the neural circuitry that underlies cognitive control...
- Immature frontal lobe contributions to cognitive control in children: evidence from fMRISilvia A Bunge
Neurosciences Program, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Neuron 33:301-11. 2002..Thus, children exhibited immature prefrontal activation that varied according to the type of cognitive control required...
- Dissociable contributions of prefrontal and parietal cortices to response selectionSilvia A Bunge
Neurosciences Program, Stanford University, USA
Neuroimage 17:1562-71. 2002....
- The role of the prefrontal cortex in the maintenance of verbal working memory: an event-related FMRI analysisNandakumar S Narayanan
Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Neuropsychology 19:223-32. 2005..These results suggest an increasingly important role for the PFC in actively maintaining information as the amount of that information increases...
- Rethinking feelings: an FMRI study of the cognitive regulation of emotionKevin N Ochsner
Stanford University, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 14:1215-29. 2002..These findings support the hypothesis that prefrontal cortex is involved in constructing reappraisal strategies that can modulate activity in multiple emotion-processing systems...
- Characterization of children's decision making: sensitivity to punishment frequency, not task complexityEveline A Crone
Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Child Neuropsychol 11:245-63. 2005..In conclusion, 7-12-year-old children--like VMPFC patients--appear myopic about the future except when the potential for future punishment is high...
- Maintaining structured information: an investigation into functions of parietal and lateral prefrontal corticesCarter Wendelken
Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, UC Berkeley, CA 94720, United States
Neuropsychologia 46:665-78. 2008..Functional connectivity analysis indicates interaction between dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC) and superior parietal cortex, especially when organization is required...
- Altered neural substrates of cognitive control in childhood ADHD: evidence from functional magnetic resonance imagingChandan J Vaidya
Department of Psychology, 306A White Gravenor, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
Am J Psychiatry 162:1605-13. 2005..The study compared the neural bases of two cognitive control operations, interference suppression and response inhibition, between children with and children without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
- Neural correlates of developmental differences in risk estimation and feedback processingLinda van Leijenhorst
Center for Mind and Brain, University of California at Davis, USA
Neuropsychologia 44:2158-70. 2006....
- Neural evidence for dissociable components of task-switchingEveline A Crone
Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, USA
Cereb Cortex 16:475-86. 2006..Activation profiles of posterior parietal cortex, basal ganglia and rostrolateral PFC are also examined and discussed...
- Retrieving rules for behavior from long-term memorySarah E Donohue
Psychology Department and Center for Mind and Brain, University of California at Davis, 202 Cousteau Place, Suite 201, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Neuroimage 26:1140-9. 2005..Left VLPFC was reliably engaged while subjects attempted to interpret the signs but did not differ according to knowledge or experience. These data implicate postMTG in rule storage and VLPFC in rule retrieval...
- Neural correlates of preparation for action selection as a function of specific task demandsS E Donohue
J Cogn Neurosci 20:694-706. 2008....
- Cardiac concomitants of performance monitoring: context dependence and individual differencesEveline A Crone
Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 23:93-106. 2005..Heart rate changes following informative feedback proved to be a sensitive index of component processes associated with performance monitoring...
- Analogical reasoning and prefrontal cortex: evidence for separable retrieval and integration mechanismsSilvia A Bunge
Department of Psychology and Center for Mind and Brain, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Cereb Cortex 15:239-49. 2005..Right dorsolateral PFC exhibited a profile consistent with a role in response selection rather than retrieval or integration. These findings indicate that verbal analogical reasoning depends on multiple, PFC-mediated computations...
- "Brain is to thought as stomach is to ??": investigating the role of rostrolateral prefrontal cortex in relational reasoningCarter Wendelken
University of California, Davis, CA, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 20:682-93. 2008..g., Is shoe to foot as glove is to hand? --> "yes"). The RLPFC was engaged more strongly by the comparison subtask relative to completion, suggesting that the RLPFC is particularly involved in comparing relational structures...
- Material-dependent and material-independent selection processes in the frontal and parietal lobes: an event-related fMRI investigation of response competitionEliot Hazeltine
NASA Ames Research Center, Mail Stop 262 4, Moffett Field, CA 94035, USA
Neuropsychologia 41:1208-17. 2003..These findings indicate that the resolution of response competition invokes both material-dependent and material-independent processes...
- Neurocognitive development of the ability to manipulate information in working memoryEveline A Crone
Department of Developmental Psychology, Leiden University, 2300 RA, Leiden, The Netherlands
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:9315-20. 2006..These results indicate that increased recruitment of right DL PFC and bilateral parietal cortex during adolescence is associated with improvements in the ability to work with object representations...
- Brain regions mediating flexible rule use during developmentEveline A Crone
Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
J Neurosci 26:11239-47. 2006..These findings suggest that two components of task-switching--rule retrieval and task-set suppression--follow distinct neurodevelopmental trajectories...
- Switching between tasks and responses: a developmental studyEveline A Crone
Department of Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands
Dev Sci 9:278-87. 2006..A similar pattern has previously been observed for older adults (Mayr, 2001), suggesting a common contributor to task switching deficits across the life span...
- Neural circuitry underlying rule use in humans and nonhuman primatesSilvia A Bunge
Department of Psychology, Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
J Neurosci 25:10347-50. 2005
- Attachment-style differences in the ability to suppress negative thoughts: exploring the neural correlatesOmri Gillath
Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Neuroimage 28:835-47. 2005..These are among the first findings to identify some of the neural processes underlying adult attachment orientations and emotion regulation...
- How we use rules to select actions: a review of evidence from cognitive neuroscienceSilvia A Bunge
Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 4:564-79. 2004..An important task for the future is to explain how PFC, basal ganglia, and temporal, parietal, and motor cortices interact to produce rule-guided behavior...
- Neural circuits subserving the retrieval and maintenance of abstract rulesSilvia A Bunge
Psychology Department and Center for Mind and Brain, University of California Davis, California 95616, USA
J Neurophysiol 90:3419-28. 2003..Future investigations of cross-regional interactions will enable full assessment of this account. Collectively, these results demonstrate that multiple, neurally separable processes are recruited during abstract rule representation...
- Neurodevelopmental correlates of true and false recognitionPedro M Paz-Alonso
Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, 1 Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616 8686, USA
Cereb Cortex 18:2208-16. 2008..In summary, concomitant changes in the MTL, prefrontal cortex, and parietal cortex underlie developmental increases in true and false recognition during childhood and adolescence...