R J Davidson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior cingulate activity as a predictor of degree of treatment response in major depression: evidence from brain electrical tomography analysis
    D Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:405-15. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Toward a biology of personality and emotion
    R J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 935:191-207. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Affective style, psychopathology, and resilience: brain mechanisms and plasticity
    R J Davidson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Am Psychol 55:1196-214. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Alterations in brain and immune function produced by mindfulness meditation
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:564-70. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Darwin and the neural bases of emotion and affective style
    Richard J Davidson
    W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1000:316-36. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Now you feel it, now you don't: frontal brain electrical asymmetry and individual differences in emotion regulation
    Daren C Jackson
    University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:612-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Emotion, plasticity, context, and regulation: perspectives from affective neuroscience
    R J Davidson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison 53706, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:890-909. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Seven sins in the study of emotion: correctives from affective neuroscience
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Brain Cogn 52:129-32. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Probing emotion in the developing brain: functional neuroimaging in the assessment of the neural substrates of emotion in normal and disordered children and adolescents
    R J Davidson
    Department of Psychology, Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience and W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 6:166-70. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Dysfunction in the neural circuitry of emotion regulation--a possible prelude to violence
    R J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience and W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Science 289:591-4. 2000

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Publications108 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior cingulate activity as a predictor of degree of treatment response in major depression: evidence from brain electrical tomography analysis
    D Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:405-15. 2001
    ..Whereas prior studies used hemodynamic imaging, this investigation used EEG...
  2. ncbi request reprint Toward a biology of personality and emotion
    R J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 935:191-207. 2001
    ..Experiential shaping of the brain circuitry underlying emotion is powerful. The neural architecture provides the final common pathway through which culture, social factors, and genetics all operate together...
  3. ncbi request reprint Affective style, psychopathology, and resilience: brain mechanisms and plasticity
    R J Davidson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Am Psychol 55:1196-214. 2000
    ..Plasticity in this circuitry and its implications for transforming emotion and cultivating positive affect and resilience are considered...
  4. ncbi request reprint Alterations in brain and immune function produced by mindfulness meditation
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:564-70. 2003
    ..We performed a randomized, controlled study on the effects on brain and immune function of a well-known and widely used 8-week clinical training program in mindfulness meditation applied in a work environment with healthy employees...
  5. ncbi request reprint Darwin and the neural bases of emotion and affective style
    Richard J Davidson
    W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1000:316-36. 2003
    ..Honoring brain circuitry in parsing the domain of affects will result in distinctions and differentiations that are not currently incorporated in traditional classification schemes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Now you feel it, now you don't: frontal brain electrical asymmetry and individual differences in emotion regulation
    Daren C Jackson
    University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:612-7. 2003
    ..This relation between resting frontal activation and recovery following an aversive event supports the idea of a frontally mediated mechanism involved in one form of automatic emotion regulation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Emotion, plasticity, context, and regulation: perspectives from affective neuroscience
    R J Davidson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison 53706, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:890-909. 2000
    ..Finally, implications of these data for understanding the impact on neural circuitry of interventions to promote positive affect and on mechanisms that govern health and disease are considered...
  8. ncbi request reprint Seven sins in the study of emotion: correctives from affective neuroscience
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Brain Cogn 52:129-32. 2003
    ..The articles in this Special Issue underscore the vitality of research in affective neuroscience and illustrate how some of these sins can be addressed and rectified using concepts and methods from affective neuroscience...
  9. ncbi request reprint Probing emotion in the developing brain: functional neuroimaging in the assessment of the neural substrates of emotion in normal and disordered children and adolescents
    R J Davidson
    Department of Psychology, Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience and W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 6:166-70. 2000
    ..Some of the methodological complexities of developmental research in this area are discussed, and directions for future research are suggested...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dysfunction in the neural circuitry of emotion regulation--a possible prelude to violence
    R J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience and W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Science 289:591-4. 2000
    ..Individuals vulnerable to faulty regulation of negative emotion are at risk for violence and aggression. Research on the neural circuitry of emotion regulation suggests new avenues of intervention for such at-risk populations...
  11. ncbi request reprint The neural substrates of affective processing in depressed patients treated with venlafaxine
    Richard J Davidson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, 1202 West Johnson St, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:64-75. 2003
    ..Relations between baseline neural activation and response to treatment were also evaluated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in prefrontal activation asymmetry predict natural killer cell activity at rest and in response to challenge
    R J Davidson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 13:93-108. 1999
    ..These findings indicate that individual differences in electrophysiological measures of asymmetric prefrontal activation account for a significant portion of variance in both basal levels of, and change in NK function...
  13. ncbi request reprint Regional brain function, emotion and disorders of emotion
    R J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53706 1696, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 9:228-34. 1999
    ..Particular emphasis has been placed on the prefrontal cortex, anterior cingulate, parietal cortex, and the amygdala as critical components of the circuitry that may be dysfunctional in both depression and anxiety...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anterior electrophysiological asymmetries, emotion, and depression: conceptual and methodological conundrums
    R J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin Madison 53706, USA
    Psychophysiology 35:607-14. 1998
    ..Each of the articles has more consistency with our previously published data than the authors themselves suggest. Recommendations are made for future research to resolve some of the outstanding issues...
  15. ncbi request reprint Depression: perspectives from affective neuroscience
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience and W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2280, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 53:545-74. 2002
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  16. pmc Amygdalar and hippocampal substrates of anxious temperament differ in their heritability
    Jonathan A Oler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    Nature 466:864-8. 2010
    ..Even though these structures are closely linked, the results suggest differential influences of genes and environment on how these brain regions mediate AT and the ongoing risk of developing anxiety and depression...
  17. ncbi request reprint Functional but not structural subgenual prefrontal cortex abnormalities in melancholia
    D A Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 9:325, 393-405. 2004
    ..Based on preclinical evidence, we suggest that subgenual PFC dysfunction in melancholia may be associated with blunted hedonic response and exaggerated stress responsiveness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Resting anterior cingulate activity and abnormal responses to errors in subjects with elevated depressive symptoms: a 128-channel EEG study
    Diego A Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:185-201. 2006
    ..Because rostral ACC regions have been implicated in treatment response in depression, our findings provide initial insight into putative mechanisms fostering treatment response...
  19. ncbi request reprint The primate amygdala mediates acute fear but not the behavioral and physiological components of anxious temperament
    N H Kalin
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 21:2067-74. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint Spatio-temporal dynamics of brain mechanisms in aversive classical conditioning: high-density event-related potential and brain electrical tomography analyses
    Diego A Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 W Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Neuropsychologia 41:184-94. 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Frontal brain asymmetry and reward responsiveness: a source-localization study
    Diego A Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:805-13. 2005
    ..8% of the variance in reward bias. These findings not only confirm that frontal EEG asymmetry modulates the propensity to engage in appetitively motivated behavior, but also provide anatomical details about the underlying brain systems...
  22. pmc Subgenual prefrontal cortex activity predicts individual differences in hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal activity across different contexts
    Allison L Jahn
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:175-81. 2010
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  23. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal morphometry in depressed patients and control subjects: relations to anxiety symptoms
    B D Rusch
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 50:960-4. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Because our subject group is younger than those in studies reporting hippocampal atrophy, we conclude that longitudinal studies will be necessary for investigation of the lifelong course of hippocampal volumetry...
  24. pmc The serotonin transporter genotype is associated with intermediate brain phenotypes that depend on the context of eliciting stressor
    N H Kalin
    Department of Psychiatry, Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute and Clinics, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 13:1021-7. 2008
    ..These findings demonstrate context-dependent intermediate phenotypes in s carriers that provide a framework for understanding the mechanisms underlying the vulnerabilities of s-allele carriers exposed to different types of stressors...
  25. ncbi request reprint Amygdalar interhemispheric functional connectivity differs between the non-depressed and depressed human brain
    William Irwin
    Department of Psychology, Laboratory for Affected Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Neuroimage 21:674-86. 2004
    ..We interpret and discuss the nature of this connectivity in the depressed brain in the context of dysfunctional frontocortical-amygdalar interactions which accompany clinical depression...
  26. pmc Serotonin transporter availability in the amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis predicts anxious temperament and brain glucose metabolic activity
    Jonathan A Oler
    Departments of Psychiatry, HealthEmotions Research Institute, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 29:9961-6. 2009
    ..Collectively, these findings suggest that serotonergic modulation of neuronal excitability in the neural circuitry associated with anxiety mediates the developmental risk for affect-related psychopathology...
  27. ncbi request reprint Coupling of theta activity and glucose metabolism in the human rostral anterior cingulate cortex: an EEG/PET study of normal and depressed subjects
    Diego A Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Psychophysiology 40:939-49. 2003
    ..The results reveal a link between theta and cerebral metabolism in the ACC as well as disruption of functional connectivity within frontocingulate pathways in depression...
  28. ncbi request reprint Amygdala volume and nonverbal social impairment in adolescent and adult males with autism
    Brendon M Nacewicz
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Waisman Center, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:1417-28. 2006
    ..Autism is a syndrome of unknown cause, marked by abnormal development of social behavior. Attempts to link pathological features of the amygdala, which plays a key role in emotional processing, to autism have shown little consensus...
  29. pmc Prefrontal social cognition network dysfunction underlying face encoding and social anxiety in fragile X syndrome
    Laura M Holsen
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, USA
    Neuroimage 43:592-604. 2008
    ..These data indicate that social anxiety in FXS may be related to the inability to successfully recruit higher level social cognition regions during the initial phases of memory formation...
  30. pmc Dynamic variation in pleasure in children predicts nonlinear change in lateral frontal brain electrical activity
    Sharee N Light
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Dev Psychol 45:525-33. 2009
    ..These findings indicate that task-dependent changes in pleasure relate to dynamic, nonlinear changes in lateral frontal activity as the task unfolds...
  31. pmc Orbitofrontal cortex lesions alter anxiety-related activity in the primate bed nucleus of stria terminalis
    Andrew S Fox
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 30:7023-7. 2010
    ..Thus it appears that an important function of the OFC in response to threat is to modulate the BNST, which may more directly influence the expression of BI...
  32. ncbi request reprint Brain electrical tomography in depression: the importance of symptom severity, anxiety, and melancholic features
    Diego A Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 57305 2280, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:73-85. 2002
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  33. ncbi request reprint Anxiety selectively disrupts visuospatial working memory
    Alexander J Shackman
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 59706, USA
    Emotion 6:40-61. 2006
    ..These observations suggest a revision of extant models of how anxiety sculpts cognition and underscore the utility of the desiderata...
  34. ncbi request reprint Baseline EEG asymmetries and performance on neuropsychological tasks
    M J Hoptman
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Neuropsychologia 36:1343-53. 1998
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  35. ncbi request reprint Brain mechanisms of expectation associated with insula and amygdala response to aversive taste: implications for placebo
    Issidoros Sarinopoulos
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Waisman Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705 2274, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 20:120-32. 2006
    ..Altering expectancies of upcoming aversive events are shown here to depend on robust functional associations among brain regions implicated in prior work on the placebo effect...
  36. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in the effects of perceived controllability on pain perception: critical role of the prefrontal cortex
    Tim V Salomons
    University of Wisconsin Madison, WI, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:993-1003. 2007
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  37. ncbi request reprint Event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging measures of neural activity to positive social stimuli in pre- and post-treatment depression
    Hillary S Schaefer
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2280, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:974-86. 2006
    ..The neural underpinnings of these relationships, however, have not been explored...
  38. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and affective style: role of prefrontal cortex and amygdala
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:68-80. 2002
    ..Emphasis is placed on affective chronometry, or the time course of emotional responding, as a key attribute of individual differences in propensity for anxiety that is regulated by this circuitry...
  39. pmc Differential effects on pain intensity and unpleasantness of two meditation practices
    David M Perlman
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Emotion 10:65-71. 2010
    ..Implications are discussed in the broader context of training-induced changes in trait emotion regulation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Amygdala and ventromedial prefrontal cortex are inversely coupled during regulation of negative affect and predict the diurnal pattern of cortisol secretion among older adults
    Heather L Urry
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Neurosci 26:4415-25. 2006
    ..Individual differences yielded the predicted link between brain function while reducing negative affect in the laboratory and diurnal regulation of endocrine activity in the home environment...
  41. ncbi request reprint EEG alpha power and alpha power asymmetry in sleep and wakefulness
    R M Benca
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Psychophysiology 36:430-6. 1999
    ..During sleep, alpha power was highest during slow-wave sleep and lowest during REM sleep. Implications of these data for understanding the functional significance of alpha power during waking and sleeping are considered...
  42. ncbi request reprint Lending a hand: social regulation of the neural response to threat
    James A Coan
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 22904, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:1032-9. 2006
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  43. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in amygdala and ventromedial prefrontal cortex activity are associated with evaluation speed and psychological well-being
    Carien M van Reekum
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 52706, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:237-48. 2007
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  44. ncbi request reprint Fear is fast in phobic individuals: amygdala activation in response to fear-relevant stimuli
    Christine L Larson
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1116, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:410-7. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that activation of the amygdala early in the presentation of fear-relevant visual stimuli would distinguish phobics from nonphobics...
  45. pmc Individual differences in some (but not all) medial prefrontal regions reflect cognitive demand while regulating unpleasant emotion
    Heather L Urry
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, 490 Boston Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Neuroimage 47:852-63. 2009
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  46. ncbi request reprint Placebo-induced changes in FMRI in the anticipation and experience of pain
    Tor D Wager
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 525 East University, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Science 303:1162-7. 2004
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  47. pmc Mental training enhances attentional stability: neural and behavioral evidence
    Antoine Lutz
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Neurosci 29:13418-27. 2009
    ..These novel findings highlight the mechanisms underlying focused attention meditation and support the notion that mental training can significantly affect attention and brain function...
  48. ncbi request reprint Affective judgments of faces modulate early activity (approximately 160 ms) within the fusiform gyri
    Diegon A Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53705, USA
    Neuroimage 16:663-77. 2002
    ..Increased FG activation for liked faces may thus be interpreted as reflecting enhanced attention due to their saliency...
  49. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in repressive-defensiveness predict basal salivary cortisol levels
    L L Brown
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37240, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 70:362-71. 1996
    ..Also discussed is the possible mediational role of individual differences in responsivity to, or mobilization for, uncertainty or change...
  50. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal brain electrical asymmetry predicts the evaluation of affective stimuli
    S K Sutton
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2070, USA
    Neuropsychologia 38:1723-33. 2000
    ..Relations between word-pair selection and asymmetry in resting brain activity at central and posterior sites were not significant...
  51. ncbi request reprint Manipulating affective state using extended picture presentations
    S K Sutton
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    Psychophysiology 34:217-26. 1997
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  52. ncbi request reprint Stability of emotion-modulated startle during short and long picture presentation
    Christine L Larson
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1116, USA
    Psychophysiology 42:604-10. 2005
    ..In addition, comparable and, in some cases, greater stability of emotion modulation was found for short compared to long picture presentations. Stability was generally low for individual probe times for both groups...
  53. pmc Neural circuitry underlying the interaction between emotion and asthma symptom exacerbation
    Melissa A Rosenkranz
    Department of Psychology, Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:13319-24. 2005
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  54. pmc In vivo kinetics of [F-18]MEFWAY: a comparison with [C-11]WAY100635 and [F-18]MPPF in the nonhuman primate
    D W Wooten
    Department of Medical Physics, Harlow Primate Center, Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53593, USA
    Synapse 65:592-600. 2011
    ..The goal of this work was to compare the in vivo kinetics of [F-18]mefway, [F-18]MPPF, and [C-11]WAY100635 in the rhesus monkey...
  55. pmc Serotonin transporter binding and genotype in the nonhuman primate brain using [C-11]DASB PET
    B T Christian
    Department of Psychiatry, Harlow Primate Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Neuroimage 47:1230-6. 2009
    ..Using the rhesus monkey, we examined the extent to which serotonin transporter genotype is associated with 5-HT transporter binding in brain regions implicated in emotion-related pathology...
  56. ncbi request reprint Manipulating smoking motivation: impact on an electrophysiological index of approach motivation
    M C Zinser
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Denver 80217 3364, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 108:240-54. 1999
    ..Results also suggested that smoking anticipation increased overall (bihemispheric) EEG activation. Results were interpreted in terms of major theories of drug motivation...
  57. pmc Early stress is associated with alterations in the orbitofrontal cortex: a tensor-based morphometry investigation of brain structure and behavioral risk
    Jamie L Hanson
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Neurosci 30:7466-72. 2010
    ..These data suggest a biological mechanism linking early social learning to later behavioral outcomes...
  58. pmc Trait-like brain activity during adolescence predicts anxious temperament in primates
    Andrew S Fox
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2570. 2008
    ..In addition, the findings provide an explanation for why individuals with anxious temperament have difficulty relaxing in environments that others perceive as non-stressful...
  59. pmc The voice of emotion: an FMRI study of neural responses to angry and happy vocal expressions
    Tom Johnstone
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior Psychology Department, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 1:242-9. 2006
    ..Our results identify a network of regions implicated in the processing of vocal emotion, and suggest a particularly salient role for vocal expressions of happiness...
  60. pmc Creating physical 3D stereolithograph models of brain and skull
    Daniel J Kelley
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Waisman Center, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e1119. 2007
    ..Compared to 2D images, VR and stereolithograph models provide an extra dimension that enhances both the quality of visual information and utility of surface visualization in neuroscience and medicine...
  61. ncbi request reprint Affective neuroscience and psychophysiology: toward a synthesis
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Psychophysiology 40:655-65. 2003
    ..The implications of this body of work for a broader conception of psychophysiology and for training the next generation of psychophysiologists are considered in the conclusion...
  62. pmc An imaging roadmap for biology education: from nanoparticles to whole organisms
    Daniel J Kelley
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    CBE Life Sci Educ 7:202-9. 2008
    ..The NIH Roadmap provides a useful context to educate students about the multidisciplinary imaging continuum...
  63. ncbi request reprint Tensor-based cortical surface morphometry via weighted spherical harmonic representation
    Moo K Chung
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, and the Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 27:1143-51. 2008
    ..As an illustration, the methodology has been applied in the problem of detecting abnormal cortical regions in the group of high functioning autistic subjects...
  64. pmc Brain function and gaze fixation during facial-emotion processing in fragile X and autism
    Kim M Dalton
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2208, USA
    Autism Res 1:231-9. 2008
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  65. pmc Affective neural circuitry and mind-body influences in asthma
    Melissa A Rosenkranz
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, 1500 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Neuroimage 47:972-80. 2009
    ....
  66. pmc Cortisol's effects on hippocampal activation in depressed patients are related to alterations in memory formation
    Heather C Abercrombie
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Psychiatry, Madison, WI, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:15-23. 2011
    ..Our data also show that in both depressed men and women, cortisol's effects on emotional memory formation and hippocampal function are related...
  67. pmc Validation of ICA-based myogenic artifact correction for scalp and source-localized EEG
    Brenton W McMenamin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Cognitive Science, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Neuroimage 49:2416-32. 2010
    ..In light of these results, several practical suggestions and recommendations are made for intelligently using ICA to minimize EMG and other common artifacts...
  68. ncbi request reprint Normative emotion-modulated startle response in individuals at risk for schizophrenia-spectrum disorders
    Diane C Gooding
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Psychology and Psychiatry, 1202 W Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706 1696, USA
    Schizophr Res 57:109-20. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that the affective deficits reported by socially anhedonic individuals are not global in nature...
  69. pmc Right dorsolateral prefrontal cortical activity and behavioral inhibition
    Alexander J Shackman
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:1500-6. 2009
    ..This observation provides novel support for recent conceptualizations of behavioral inhibition and clues to the mechanisms that might underlie variation in threat-induced negative affect...
  70. pmc Reduced capacity to sustain positive emotion in major depression reflects diminished maintenance of fronto-striatal brain activation
    Aaron S Heller
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:22445-50. 2009
    ..These findings support the hypothesis that anhedonia in depressed patients reflects the inability to sustain engagement of structures involved in positive affect and reward...
  71. ncbi request reprint Bridging psychology and biology. The analysis of individuals in groups
    Stephen M Kosslyn
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 830 William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am Psychol 57:341-51. 2002
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  72. ncbi request reprint Gaze fixations predict brain activation during the voluntary regulation of picture-induced negative affect
    Carien M van Reekum
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Neuroimage 36:1041-55. 2007
    ..Furthermore, this variation in gaze fixation accounted for substantial amounts of variance in brain activation. These data point to the importance of controlling for gaze fixation in studies of emotion regulation that use visual stimuli...
  73. ncbi request reprint Weighted fourier series representation and its application to quantifying the amount of gray matter
    Moo K Chung
    Department of Statistics, Biostatistics, and Medical Informatics, and the Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 26:566-81. 2007
    ..html. As an illustration, the WFS is applied i n quantifying the amount ofgray matter in a group of high functioning autistic subjects. Within the WFS framework, cortical thickness and gray matter density are computed and compared...
  74. ncbi request reprint Gaze fixation and the neural circuitry of face processing in autism
    Kim M Dalton
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2280, USA
    Nat Neurosci 8:519-26. 2005
    ..In addition, variation in eye fixation within autistic individuals was strongly and positively associated with amygdala activation across both studies, suggesting a heightened emotional response associated with gaze fixation in autism...
  75. ncbi request reprint Psychological well-being and ill-being: do they have distinct or mirrored biological correlates?
    Carol D Ryff
    Institute on Aging, Medical Science Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 75:85-95. 2006
    ..e. well-being and ill-being correlate similarly with biomarkers, but show opposite directional signs), whereas independence predicts 'distinct' biological correlates (i.e. well-being and ill-being have different biological signatures)...
  76. ncbi request reprint Altering expectancy dampens neural response to aversive taste in primary taste cortex
    Jack B Nitschke
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Waisman Center, Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Wisconsin, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2274, USA
    Nat Neurosci 9:435-42. 2006
    ..In addition, the activation of the right insula and operculum tracked online ratings of the aversiveness for each taste. Such expectancy-driven modulation of primary sensory cortex may affect perceptions of external events...
  77. ncbi request reprint Motion correction and the use of motion covariates in multiple-subject fMRI analysis
    Tom Johnstone
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:779-88. 2006
    ..Based on these results, we present a general strategy for block designs, event-related designs, and hybrid designs to identify and eliminate probable motion artifacts while maximizing sensitivity to true activations...
  78. ncbi request reprint Topological characterization of signal in brain images using min-max diagrams
    Moo K Chung
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 12:158-66. 2009
    ..As an application, we have used this method to characterize cortical thickness measures along brain surfaces in classifying autistic subjects. Our promising experimental results provide evidence of the power of this representation...
  79. ncbi request reprint Less white matter concentration in autism: 2D voxel-based morphometry
    Moo K Chung
    Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Neuroimage 23:242-51. 2004
    ..Further, it is shown that the less white matter concentration in the corpus callosum in autism is due to hypoplasia rather than atrophy...
  80. ncbi request reprint Disambiguating the components of emotion regulation
    H H Goldsmith
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Child Dev 75:361-5. 2004
    ..Individual differences in emotion regulation and a focus on the context of emotion experience and expression provide additional tools to study emotion regulation, and its development, from a biobehavioral perspective...
  81. ncbi request reprint Unattended facial expressions asymmetrically bias the concurrent processing of nonemotional information
    Jeffrey S Maxwell
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1386-95. 2005
    ..By contrast, under high load, only angry distractors produced greater RH than LH interference as a function of anxiety...
  82. ncbi request reprint Acute cortisol elevations cause heightened arousal ratings of objectively nonarousing stimuli
    Heather C Abercrombie
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Emotion 5:354-9. 2005
    ..However, cortisol was unrelated to self-reported affective state. Thus, findings indicate that acute cortisol elevations cause heightened arousal in response to objectively nonarousing stimuli, in the absence of effects on mood...
  83. ncbi request reprint The role of the central nucleus of the amygdala in mediating fear and anxiety in the primate
    Ned H Kalin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 24:5506-15. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that in primates, the CeA is involved in mediating fear- and anxiety-related behavioral and pituitary-adrenal responses as well as in modulating brain CRF activity...
  84. ncbi request reprint Salivary cortisol as a predictor of socioemotional adjustment during kindergarten: a prospective study
    N A Smider
    University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Child Dev 73:75-92. 2002
    ..Behavior assessed concurrently with cortisol collection did not account for the prospective relations observed,suggesting that cortisol adds uniquely to an understanding of behavioral development...
  85. ncbi request reprint Comparison of fMRI motion correction software tools
    T R Oakes
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Neuroimage 28:529-43. 2005
    ....
  86. pmc Evolutionarily conserved prefrontal-amygdalar dysfunction in early-life anxiety
    R M Birn
    1 Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA 2 Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA 3 HealthEmotions Research Institute, Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute and Clinics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA 4 Lane Neuroimaging Laboratory, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA 5 Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 19:915-22. 2014
    ..These results provide new clues about the brain network underlying extreme early-life anxiety and set the stage for mechanistic work aimed at developing improved interventions for pediatric anxiety. ..
  87. ncbi request reprint Exploring Hindu Indian emotion expressions: evidence for accurate recognition by Americans and Indians
    A Hejmadi
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6196, USA
    Psychol Sci 11:183-7. 2000
    ..Participants from both countries were quite accurate in identifying emotions correctly using both fixed-choice (65% correct, expected value of 9%) and free-response (61% correct, expected value close to zero) methods...
  88. pmc Neural correlates of attentional expertise in long-term meditation practitioners
    J A Brefczynski-Lewis
    W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, Medical College of Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53226, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:11483-8. 2007
    ..Correlation with hours of practice suggests possible plasticity in these mechanisms...
  89. ncbi request reprint Startle potentiation in aversive anticipation: evidence for state but not trait effects
    Jack B Nitschke
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706 1696, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:254-8. 2002
    ..These data suggest that the aversive nature of stimuli contribute to the potentiation of startle above and beyond the effects of emotional arousal, which may be a universal phenomenon not modulated by individual differences...
  90. ncbi request reprint Cortical thickness analysis in autism with heat kernel smoothing
    Moo K Chung
    Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin, 1210 West Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Neuroimage 25:1256-65. 2005
    ..As an illustration, we apply our methods in detecting the regions of abnormal cortical thickness in 16 high functioning autistic children via random field based multiple comparison correction that utilizes the new smoothing technique...
  91. pmc Social relationships, sleep quality, and interleukin-6 in aging women
    Elliot M Friedman
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholars Program, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:18757-62. 2005
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  92. ncbi request reprint Stability of amygdala BOLD response to fearful faces over multiple scan sessions
    Tom Johnstone
    W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, WI 53705, USA
    Neuroimage 25:1112-23. 2005
    ..Future studies might manipulate the experimental design to either amplify or attenuate this variability, according to the goals of the research...
  93. pmc The cerebral response during subjective choice with and without self-reference
    Sterling C Johnson
    William S Middleton VA Medical Center, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1897-906. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that self-referential processing, rather than subjective judgments among ambiguous response alternatives, accounted for the AMPFC and RSC response...
  94. ncbi request reprint Common and distinct patterns of affective response in dimensions of anxiety and depression
    Christine L Larson
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1116 US
    Emotion 7:182-91. 2007
    ..Common and unique patterns of affective responses in the 3 types of mood symptoms are discussed...
  95. ncbi request reprint Frontal brain asymmetry in restrained eaters
    Jaime R Silva
    Psychobiology Department, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain
    J Abnorm Psychol 111:676-81. 2002
    ..Furthermore, relative right frontal activity was associated with greater self-reported restraint. Right-sided prefrontal asymmetry may thus represent a diathesis associated with increased vulnerability toward restrained eating...
  96. ncbi request reprint What does the prefrontal cortex "do" in affect: perspectives on frontal EEG asymmetry research
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Neuroimaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Biol Psychol 67:219-33. 2004
    ..A number of methodological issues associated with EEG measures of functional prefrontal asymmetries are also considered...
  97. ncbi request reprint Failure to regulate: counterproductive recruitment of top-down prefrontal-subcortical circuitry in major depression
    Tom Johnstone
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Neurosci 27:8877-84. 2007
    ....
  98. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status predicts objective and subjective sleep quality in aging women
    Elliot M Friedman
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:682-91. 2007
    ..Epidemiological studies linking SES and sleep quality have traditionally relied on self-reported assessments of sleep...
  99. pmc A functional magnetic resonance imaging predictor of treatment response to venlafaxine in generalized anxiety disorder
    Paul J Whalen
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:858-63. 2008
    ..Here, we sought to determine whether pretreatment amygdala and rostral ACC (rACC) reactivity to facial expressions could predict treatment outcomes in patients with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)...
  100. pmc The privileged status of emotion in the brain
    Richard J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:11915-6. 2004
  101. pmc Voluntary facial displays of pain increase suffering in response to nociceptive stimulation
    Tim V Salomons
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Waisman Center, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Pain 9:443-8. 2008
    ....