Zeynep M Saygin

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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 and Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, Division of Developmental Medicine, Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, and Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129
    J Neurosci 33:13251-8. 2013

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Publications3

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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 and Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, Division of Developmental Medicine, Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, and Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129
    J Neurosci 33:13251-8. 2013
    ..These findings suggest a structural basis of behavioral risk for dyslexia that predates reading instruction. ..