Brian W Haas

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Individual differences in social behavior predict amygdala response to fearful facial expressions in Williams syndrome
    Brian W Haas
    Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research CIBSR, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA 94305 5795, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:1283-8. 2010
  2. pmc Functional magnetic resonance imaging of temporally distinct responses to emotional facial expressions
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University Medical School, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Soc Neurosci 4:121-34. 2009
  3. pmc Stop the sadness: Neuroticism is associated with sustained medial prefrontal cortex response to emotional facial expressions
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, NY, USA
    Neuroimage 42:385-92. 2008
  4. pmc Emotional memory function, personality structure and psychopathology: a neural system approach to the identification of vulnerability markers
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Brain Res Rev 58:71-84. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Emotional conflict and neuroticism: personality-dependent activation in the amygdala and subgenual anterior cingulate
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Behav Neurosci 121:249-56. 2007
  6. pmc Genetic influences on sociability: heightened amygdala reactivity and event-related responses to positive social stimuli in Williams syndrome
    Brian W Haas
    Center of Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305 5795, USA
    J Neurosci 29:1132-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Functional connectivity with the anterior cingulate is associated with extraversion during the emotional Stroop task
    Brian W Haas
    Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Soc Neurosci 1:16-24. 2006
  8. pmc Early white-matter abnormalities of the ventral frontostriatal pathway in fragile X syndrome
    Brian W Haas
    Center of Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94305 5719, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:593-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint More is not always better: increased fractional anisotropy of superior longitudinal fasciculus associated with poor visuospatial abilities in Williams syndrome
    Fumiko Hoeft
    Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305 5795, USA
    J Neurosci 27:11960-5. 2007
  10. pmc The fusiform face area is enlarged in Williams syndrome
    Golijeh Golarai
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Neurosci 30:6700-12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Individual differences in social behavior predict amygdala response to fearful facial expressions in Williams syndrome
    Brian W Haas
    Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research CIBSR, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA 94305 5795, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:1283-8. 2010
    ..These findings contribute to our understanding of social and emotional functioning in neurodevelopmental conditions and provide evidence that in WS, amygdala response to fear modulates social behavior...
  2. pmc Functional magnetic resonance imaging of temporally distinct responses to emotional facial expressions
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University Medical School, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Soc Neurosci 4:121-34. 2009
    ..This technique provides researchers with an additional tool in order to investigate the temporal dynamics of neural circuits...
  3. pmc Stop the sadness: Neuroticism is associated with sustained medial prefrontal cortex response to emotional facial expressions
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, NY, USA
    Neuroimage 42:385-92. 2008
    ..Based on the relationship between neuroticism and sensitivity to negative information, the current finding identifies a sustained temporal mechanism to this relationship...
  4. pmc Emotional memory function, personality structure and psychopathology: a neural system approach to the identification of vulnerability markers
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Brain Res Rev 58:71-84. 2008
    ..This application suggests that the incorporation of known vulnerability markers across psychological, neuroimaging and neuroendocrinological domains is cardinal to how susceptibility is conceptualized and assessed in these disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Emotional conflict and neuroticism: personality-dependent activation in the amygdala and subgenual anterior cingulate
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Behav Neurosci 121:249-56. 2007
    ..This effect was driven to a greater extent by the anxious relative to the depressive characteristics of neuroticism and may constitute vulnerability markers for anxiety-related disorders...
  6. pmc Genetic influences on sociability: heightened amygdala reactivity and event-related responses to positive social stimuli in Williams syndrome
    Brian W Haas
    Center of Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305 5795, USA
    J Neurosci 29:1132-9. 2009
    ..This study provides the first evidence that the genetic deletion associated with WS influences the function of the amygdala to be particularly responsive to socially appetitive stimuli...
  7. doi request reprint Functional connectivity with the anterior cingulate is associated with extraversion during the emotional Stroop task
    Brian W Haas
    Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Soc Neurosci 1:16-24. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that extraversion and some of its lower-level facets are associated with individual differences across a network of structures believed to be critical in cognitive and affective processing...
  8. pmc Early white-matter abnormalities of the ventral frontostriatal pathway in fragile X syndrome
    Brian W Haas
    Center of Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94305 5719, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:593-9. 2009
    ..Fragile X syndrome is associated with cognitive deficits in inhibitory control and with abnormal neuronal morphology and development...
  9. ncbi request reprint More is not always better: increased fractional anisotropy of superior longitudinal fasciculus associated with poor visuospatial abilities in Williams syndrome
    Fumiko Hoeft
    Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305 5795, USA
    J Neurosci 27:11960-5. 2007
    ..Together, these findings suggest a specific role of right SLF abnormality in visuospatial construction deficits in WS...
  10. pmc The fusiform face area is enlarged in Williams syndrome
    Golijeh Golarai
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Neurosci 30:6700-12. 2010
    ..Thus, a larger FFA may play a role in face recognition proficiency among WS...
  11. doi request reprint Functional brain basis of hypnotizability
    Fumiko Hoeft
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:1064-72. 2012
    ..Pain and anxiety can be effectively alleviated by hypnotic suggestion, which modulates activity in brain regions associated with focused attention, but the specific neural network underlying this phenomenon is not known...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is automatic emotion regulation associated with agreeableness? A perspective using a social neuroscience approach
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:130-2. 2007
  13. pmc Neural correlates of epigenesis
    Turhan Canli
    Department of Psychology Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:16033-8. 2006
    ..These interactions may constitute a neural mechanism for epigenetic vulnerability toward, or protection against, depression...
  14. pmc Reduced hippocampal activity in youth with posttraumatic stress symptoms: an FMRI study
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5719, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:559-69. 2010
    ..Our goal is to investigate the function of the hippocampus in adolescents with PTSS during a memory processing task...
  15. ncbi request reprint Interference produced by emotional conflict associated with anterior cingulate activation
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 6:152-6. 2006
    ..These results support the conflict-monitoring model of caudal ACC and extend this function to conflict within the domain of emotional stimuli...
  16. pmc Conceptualizing neurodevelopmental disorders through a mechanistic understanding of fragile X syndrome and Williams syndrome
    Lawrence K Fung
    Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5719, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 25:112-24. 2012
    ..Information is presented in a framework that provides guiding principles for conceptualizing gene-brain-behavior associations in neurodevelopmental disorders...
  17. pmc Beyond affect: a role for genetic variation of the serotonin transporter in neural activation during a cognitive attention task
    Turhan Canli
    Department of Psychology and Graduate Program in Genetics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:12224-9. 2005
    ..5-HTT genotype affects neural systems controlling affective, cognitive, and motor processes...
  18. pmc Social brain development in williams syndrome: the current status and directions for future research
    Brian W Haas
    Department of Psychology, The University of Georgia Athens, GA, USA
    Front Psychol 3:186. 2012
    ..Lastly, we describe how ongoing studies may translate to improved social developmental outcomes for individuals with WS...
  19. ncbi request reprint Nonconscious influence of masked stimuli on response selection is limited to concrete stimulus-response associations
    Stuart T Klapp
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Hayward, Hayward, CA 94542 3091, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 31:193-209. 2005
    ..Because this influence occurred only when a concrete association was activated, it appears not to be based on deep comprehension of the stimuli and instead is attributable to simple stimulus-response bonds...