Zeynep M Saygin

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Tracking the roots of reading ability: white matter volume and integrity correlate with phonological awareness in prereading and early-reading kindergarten children
    Zeynep M Saygin
    McGovern Institute for Brain Research and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    J Neurosci 33:13251-8. 2013
  2. pmc Anatomical connectivity patterns predict face selectivity in the fusiform gyrus
    Zeynep M Saygin
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Nat Neurosci 15:321-7. 2012
  3. pmc Connectivity-based segmentation of human amygdala nuclei using probabilistic tractography
    Zeynep M Saygin
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuroimage 56:1353-61. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Tracking the roots of reading ability: white matter volume and integrity correlate with phonological awareness in prereading and early-reading kindergarten children
    Zeynep M Saygin
    McGovern Institute for Brain Research and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    J Neurosci 33:13251-8. 2013
    ..These findings suggest a structural basis of behavioral risk for dyslexia that predates reading instruction. ..
  2. pmc Anatomical connectivity patterns predict face selectivity in the fusiform gyrus
    Zeynep M Saygin
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Nat Neurosci 15:321-7. 2012
    ..Additionally, we identified cortical regions whose connectivity was highly influential in predicting face selectivity within the fusiform, suggesting a possible mechanistic architecture underlying face processing in humans...
  3. pmc Connectivity-based segmentation of human amygdala nuclei using probabilistic tractography
    Zeynep M Saygin
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuroimage 56:1353-61. 2011
    ..Finally, it paves the way for implementing this method in other anatomical regions which are also composed of functional subunits that are difficult to distinguish with standard structural MRI...