Antonio Damasio

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Persistence of feelings and sentience after bilateral damage of the insula
    Antonio Damasio
    Brain and Creativity Institute and Dornsife Center for Cognitive Neuroimaging, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Cereb Cortex 23:833-46. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The nature of feelings: evolutionary and neurobiological origins
    Antonio Damasio
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, 3620 A McClintock Avenue, Suite 265, Los Angeles, California 90089 2921, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 14:143-52. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Neuroscience and ethics: intersections
    Antonio Damasio
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0152, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:3-7. 2007
  4. pmc Sight and sound converge to form modality-invariant representations in temporoparietal cortex
    Kingson Man
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Neurosci 32:16629-36. 2012
  5. pmc Seeing touch is correlated with content-specific activity in primary somatosensory cortex
    Kaspar Meyer
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, 3641 Watt Way, Suite 126, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    Cereb Cortex 21:2113-21. 2011
  6. pmc Neural convergence and divergence in the mammalian cerebral cortex: from experimental neuroanatomy to functional neuroimaging
    Kingson Man
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, 90089
    J Comp Neurol 521:4097-111. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Convergence and divergence in a neural architecture for recognition and memory
    Kaspar Meyer
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 90089 2520, USA
    Trends Neurosci 32:376-82. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Embodied semantics for actions: findings from functional brain imaging
    Lisa Aziz-Zadeh
    Brain and Creativity Institute BCI, 3641 Watt Way Suite 126, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    J Physiol Paris 102:35-9. 2008
  9. pmc Neural correlates of admiration and compassion
    Mary Helen Immordino-Yang
    Brain and Creativity Institute, and Rossier School of Education, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:8021-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting visual stimuli on the basis of activity in auditory cortices
    Kaspar Meyer
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA 5P50NS019632 25
    Nat Neurosci 13:667-8. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Anatomical Substrates of Complex Behavior (P01)
    Antonio Damasio; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Persistence of feelings and sentience after bilateral damage of the insula
    Antonio Damasio
    Brain and Creativity Institute and Dornsife Center for Cognitive Neuroimaging, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Cereb Cortex 23:833-46. 2013
    ..The subcortical level would ensure basic feeling states while the cortical level would largely relate feeling states to cognitive processes such as decision-making and imagination...
  2. doi request reprint The nature of feelings: evolutionary and neurobiological origins
    Antonio Damasio
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, 3620 A McClintock Avenue, Suite 265, Los Angeles, California 90089 2921, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 14:143-52. 2013
    ..Their neural substrates can be found at all levels of the nervous system, from individual neurons to subcortical nuclei and cortical regions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neuroscience and ethics: intersections
    Antonio Damasio
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0152, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:3-7. 2007
  4. pmc Sight and sound converge to form modality-invariant representations in temporoparietal cortex
    Kingson Man
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Neurosci 32:16629-36. 2012
    ..This region thus appears to play an important role in our ability to recognize objects in our surroundings through multiple sensory channels and to process them at a supramodal (i.e., conceptual) level...
  5. pmc Seeing touch is correlated with content-specific activity in primary somatosensory cortex
    Kaspar Meyer
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, 3641 Watt Way, Suite 126, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    Cereb Cortex 21:2113-21. 2011
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  6. pmc Neural convergence and divergence in the mammalian cerebral cortex: from experimental neuroanatomy to functional neuroimaging
    Kingson Man
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, 90089
    J Comp Neurol 521:4097-111. 2013
    ..The evidence reviewed here suggests the need for further in-depth exploration of the intricate connectivity of the mammalian cerebral cortex in experimental neuroanatomical studies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Convergence and divergence in a neural architecture for recognition and memory
    Kaspar Meyer
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 90089 2520, USA
    Trends Neurosci 32:376-82. 2009
    ..Several neurophysiological and neuroimaging studies now lend growing support to this proposal...
  8. ncbi request reprint Embodied semantics for actions: findings from functional brain imaging
    Lisa Aziz-Zadeh
    Brain and Creativity Institute BCI, 3641 Watt Way Suite 126, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    J Physiol Paris 102:35-9. 2008
    ..In particular we address the representation of actions and concepts as well as literal and metaphorical phrases in the premotor cortex...
  9. pmc Neural correlates of admiration and compassion
    Mary Helen Immordino-Yang
    Brain and Creativity Institute, and Rossier School of Education, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:8021-6. 2009
    ..Our findings contribute insights on the functions of the posteromedial cortices and on the recruitment of the anterior insula in social emotions concerned with physical versus psychological pain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting visual stimuli on the basis of activity in auditory cortices
    Kaspar Meyer
    Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA 5P50NS019632 25
    Nat Neurosci 13:667-8. 2010
    ..These results support the idea that early sensory cortex activity reflects perceptual experience, rather than sensory stimulation alone...
  11. doi request reprint Behind the looking-glass
    Antonio Damasio
    Brain and Creativity Institute of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Nature 454:167-8. 2008
  12. pmc Damage to the prefrontal cortex increases utilitarian moral judgements
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Neurology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Nature 446:908-11. 2007
    ..These findings indicate that, for a selective set of moral dilemmas, the VMPC is critical for normal judgements of right and wrong. The findings support a necessary role for emotion in the generation of those judgements...
  13. pmc Electrophysiological correlates of reward prediction error recorded in the human prefrontal cortex
    Hiroyuki Oya
    Department of Neurosurgery and Neurology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:8351-6. 2005
    ..The finding implicates this brain region in the acquisition of choice bias by means of a continuous updating of expectations about reward and punishment...
  14. doi request reprint Rapid interactions between the ventral visual stream and emotion-related structures rely on a two-pathway architecture
    David Rudrauf
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unité Propre de Recherche 640 Laboratoire d Electroencephalographie et de Neurophysiologie Appliquée, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Hopital de la Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    J Neurosci 28:2793-803. 2008
    ..The results strongly support a "two-pathway" hypothesis. Both standard models including the retinotectal pathway and nonstandard models including cortical-cortical long-range fasciculi appear plausible...
  15. ncbi request reprint Formalization of Damasio's theory of emotion, feeling and core consciousness
    Tibor Bosse
    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Artificial Intelligence, De Boelelaan 1081a, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Conscious Cogn 17:94-113. 2008
    ..Moreover, a formal analysis is made of relevant notions of representation used by Damasio. As part of this analysis, specifications of representation relations have been verified and confirmed against the simulation model...
  16. pmc Neural connections of the posteromedial cortex in the macaque
    Josef Parvizi
    Department of Neurology, University of Iowa, IA 52242, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:1563-8. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Q&A
    Antonio Damasio
    Department of Neurology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Curr Biol 14:R366-7. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Feelings of emotion and the self
    Antonio Damasio
    Department of Neurology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1001:253-61. 2003
    ....

Research Grants2

  1. Anatomical Substrates of Complex Behavior (P01)
    Antonio Damasio; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The information will help with the design of rehabilitation programs that can alleviate deficits in memory, language, and emotions, and help curb the suffering associated with brain disease. ..