RUTVIK H DESAI

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Left posterior temporal regions are sensitive to auditory categorization
    Rutvik Desai
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:1174-88. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Volumetric vs. surface-based alignment for localization of auditory cortex activation
    Rutvik Desai
    Department of Neurology, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, MEB 4550, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neuroimage 26:1019-29. 2005
  3. pmc FMRI of past tense processing: the effects of phonological complexity and task difficulty
    Rutvik Desai
    Dept of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 18:278-97. 2006
  4. pmc Activation of sensory-motor areas in sentence comprehension
    RUTVIK H DESAI
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:468-78. 2010
  5. pmc The neural career of sensory-motor metaphors
    RUTVIK H DESAI
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, MEB 4550, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 23:2376-86. 2011
  6. pmc Parkinson's disease disrupts both automatic and controlled processing of action verbs
    Leonardo Fernandino
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, United States Electronic address
    Brain Lang 127:65-74. 2013
  7. pmc The role of left occipitotemporal cortex in reading: reconciling stimulus, task, and lexicality effects
    Quintino R Mano
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Cereb Cortex 23:988-1001. 2013
  8. pmc Neural correlates of implicit and explicit combinatorial semantic processing
    William W Graves
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Neuroimage 53:638-46. 2010
  9. pmc A piece of the action: modulation of sensory-motor regions by action idioms and metaphors
    RUTVIK H DESAI
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 83:862-9. 2013
  10. pmc Where is the action? Action sentence processing in Parkinson's disease
    Leonardo Fernandino
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Center for Imaging Research, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neuropsychologia 51:1510-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Left posterior temporal regions are sensitive to auditory categorization
    Rutvik Desai
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:1174-88. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Volumetric vs. surface-based alignment for localization of auditory cortex activation
    Rutvik Desai
    Department of Neurology, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, MEB 4550, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neuroimage 26:1019-29. 2005
    ..Human left hemisphere cortical areas engaged in complex auditory perception appear to lie on the superior temporal gyrus, the dorsal bank of the superior temporal sulcus, and the lateral third of Heschl's gyrus...
  3. pmc FMRI of past tense processing: the effects of phonological complexity and task difficulty
    Rutvik Desai
    Dept of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 18:278-97. 2006
    ..A contrast of the reading of regular and irregular past tense forms was consistent with this hypothesis. These results support a single-system account of past tense generation...
  4. pmc Activation of sensory-motor areas in sentence comprehension
    RUTVIK H DESAI
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:468-78. 2010
    ..The results support the view that linguistic understanding of actions partly involves imagery or simulation of actions, and relies on some of the same neural substrate used for planning, performing, and perceiving actions...
  5. pmc The neural career of sensory-motor metaphors
    RUTVIK H DESAI
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, MEB 4550, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 23:2376-86. 2011
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  6. pmc Parkinson's disease disrupts both automatic and controlled processing of action verbs
    Leonardo Fernandino
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, United States Electronic address
    Brain Lang 127:65-74. 2013
    ..These results argue for a causal role of sensory-motor systems in semantic processing...
  7. pmc The role of left occipitotemporal cortex in reading: reconciling stimulus, task, and lexicality effects
    Quintino R Mano
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Cereb Cortex 23:988-1001. 2013
    ..This process distinguishes reading from picture naming and accounts for a wide range of previously reported stimulus and task effects in left pOTS...
  8. pmc Neural correlates of implicit and explicit combinatorial semantic processing
    William W Graves
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Neuroimage 53:638-46. 2010
    ..These results reveal strong effects of task demands on engagement of lexical versus combinatorial processing and suggest a hemispheric dissociation between these levels of semantic representation...
  9. pmc A piece of the action: modulation of sensory-motor regions by action idioms and metaphors
    RUTVIK H DESAI
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 83:862-9. 2013
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  10. pmc Where is the action? Action sentence processing in Parkinson's disease
    Leonardo Fernandino
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Center for Imaging Research, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neuropsychologia 51:1510-7. 2013
    ..These results indicate that sensory-motor systems play a functional role in semantic processing, including processing of figurative action language...
  11. pmc The neurobiology of semantic memory
    Jeffrey R Binder
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 15:527-36. 2011
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  12. pmc Where is the semantic system? A critical review and meta-analysis of 120 functional neuroimaging studies
    Jeffrey R Binder
    Language Imaging Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:2767-96. 2009
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  13. pmc Specialization along the left superior temporal sulcus for auditory categorization
    Einat Liebenthal
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:2958-70. 2010
    ..Categorization of highly familiar phonemic patterns is mediated by long-term representations in left mSTS. Results provide new insight regarding the function of ventral and dorsal auditory streams...
  14. pmc Attentional and linguistic interactions in speech perception
    Merav Sabri
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Neurology, MEB 4550, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neuroimage 39:1444-56. 2008
    ..Specifically, processing of phonetic and lexical-semantic information appears to be very limited in such circumstances, consistent with prior behavioral studies...

Research Grants2

  1. Functional MRI of Sensory-Motor Metaphor Processing
    Rutvik Desai; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We aim to provide a better characterization of this system, which will be critical in understanding these diseases and in formulating rational approaches to language relearning and remediation. ..
  2. Sensory-Motor Systems and Conceptual Processing in the Healthy and Impaired Brain
    RUTVIK H DESAI; Fiscal Year: 2010
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