Arturo E Hernandez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Houston
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Age of acquisition modulates neural activity for both regular and irregular syntactic functions
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Neuroimage 36:912-23. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Language switching in the bilingual brain: what's next?
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, 126 Heyne Building University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, United States
    Brain Lang 109:133-40. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Age of acquisition: its neural and computational mechanisms
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:638-50. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Structure and function of the type 3 deiodinase gene
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Thyroid 15:865-74. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The neural correlates of grammatical gender decisions in Spanish
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, 126 Heyne Building, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Neuroreport 15:863-6. 2004
  6. pmc Language experience differentiates prefrontal and subcortical activation of the cognitive control network in novel word learning
    Kailyn A L Bradley
    University of Houston, Department of Psychology, 126 Heyne Building, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Neuroimage 67:101-10. 2013
  7. pmc The role of age of acquisition on past tense generation in Spanish-English bilinguals: an fMRI study
    Eric J Waldron
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, 126 Heyne Building, Houston, TX 77204 5502, USA
    Brain Lang 125:28-37. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The neural basis of non-native speech perception in bilingual children
    Pilar Archila-Suerte
    University of Houston, USA
    Neuroimage 67:51-63. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of language proficiency and orthographic transparency on bilingual word reading: an fMRI investigation
    Gayane Meschyan
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Neuroimage 29:1135-40. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The gene locus encoding iodothyronine deiodinase type 3 (Dio3) is imprinted in the fetus and expresses antisense transcripts
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Endocrinology 143:4483-6. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Neural Correlates of Proficiency in Early Bilinguals
    Arturo Hernandez; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Age of acquisition modulates neural activity for both regular and irregular syntactic functions
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Neuroimage 36:912-23. 2007
    ..The results are discussed with regard to a model which considers L2 learning as emerging from the competitive interplay between two languages...
  2. doi request reprint Language switching in the bilingual brain: what's next?
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, 126 Heyne Building University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, United States
    Brain Lang 109:133-40. 2009
    ..The article ends by considering future directions in understanding the brain bases of language switching and single language processing in bilinguals...
  3. ncbi request reprint Age of acquisition: its neural and computational mechanisms
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:638-50. 2007
    ..The authors conclude that AoA effects are pervasive and that the neural and computational mechanisms underlying learning and sensorimotor integration provide a general account of these effects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Structure and function of the type 3 deiodinase gene
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Thyroid 15:865-74. 2005
    ..Knowledge of these details will be important for understanding the physiologic function of an enzyme that appears to be critical for normal mammalian development...
  5. ncbi request reprint The neural correlates of grammatical gender decisions in Spanish
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, 126 Heyne Building, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Neuroreport 15:863-6. 2004
    ..Taken together they support the notion that gender decisions for opaque items requires deeper and more effortful processing during the retrieval of lexical and syntactic information...
  6. pmc Language experience differentiates prefrontal and subcortical activation of the cognitive control network in novel word learning
    Kailyn A L Bradley
    University of Houston, Department of Psychology, 126 Heyne Building, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Neuroimage 67:101-10. 2013
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  7. pmc The role of age of acquisition on past tense generation in Spanish-English bilinguals: an fMRI study
    Eric J Waldron
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, 126 Heyne Building, Houston, TX 77204 5502, USA
    Brain Lang 125:28-37. 2013
    ..In contrast, later L2 learners recruit executive control mechanisms to generate the past tense. These data are consistent with the S/E model of bilingual language learning, and serve as an extension of cognitive control theories...
  8. doi request reprint The neural basis of non-native speech perception in bilingual children
    Pilar Archila-Suerte
    University of Houston, USA
    Neuroimage 67:51-63. 2013
    ..The findings support the Perceptual Assimilation Model and the Speech Learning Model and suggest that the neural system processes phonological information differently depending on the stage of L2 speech learning...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of language proficiency and orthographic transparency on bilingual word reading: an fMRI investigation
    Gayane Meschyan
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Neuroimage 29:1135-40. 2006
    ..By contrast, we propose that our orthography effect is less plastic, hence, less influenced by frequency of exposure to a language system...
  10. ncbi request reprint The gene locus encoding iodothyronine deiodinase type 3 (Dio3) is imprinted in the fetus and expresses antisense transcripts
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Endocrinology 143:4483-6. 2002
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  11. ncbi request reprint Age of acquisition in sport: starting early matters
    Arturo E Hernandez
    University of Houston, USA
    Am J Psychol 124:253-60. 2011
    ..The results are consistent with the notion that AoA influences the manner in which sports, like other domains such as language and music, are represented in memory...
  12. ncbi request reprint Complex organization and structure of sense and antisense transcripts expressed from the DIO3 gene imprinted locus
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Genomics 83:413-24. 2004
    ..These results suggest that the DIO3 gene may lie within the structure of the antisense gene, a complex arrangement often observed in imprinted loci...
  13. ncbi request reprint Within- and between-language priming differ: evidence from repetition of pictures in Spanish-English bilinguals
    Arturo E Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106 9660, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 28:726-34. 2002
    ..However, lag resulted in a decrease in the asymmetry for within- but not between-language priming. The results are consistent with the view that within- and between-language repetition priming are mediated by different mechanisms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Activity and response to serum of the mammalian thyroid hormone deiodinase 3 gene promoter: identification of a conserved enhancer
    Arturo Hernandez
    Departments of Medicine and Physiology, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 206:23-32. 2003
    ..The cell-specific serum response of the Dio3 promoter and the identified enhancer may play critical roles in the regulation of gene expression at this imprinted locus...
  15. pmc Type 3 deiodinase is critical for the maturation and function of the thyroid axis
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Clin Invest 116:476-84. 2006
    ..These mice provide a new model of central hypothyroidism and reveal a critical role for D3 in the maturation and function of the thyroid axis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Type 3 deiodinase deficiency results in functional abnormalities at multiple levels of the thyroid axis
    Arturo Hernandez
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Endocrinology 148:5680-7. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the absence of D3 activity results in impaired clearance of T(3) and significant defects in the mechanisms regulating the thyroid axis at all levels: hypothalamus, pituitary, and thyroid...
  17. pmc Minireview: Defining the roles of the iodothyronine deiodinases: current concepts and challenges
    Donald L St Germain
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Endocrinology 150:1097-107. 2009
    ..This review will briefly assess these functional roles and others proposed for the deiodinases and examine some of the current challenges in expanding our knowledge of these important components of the thyroid homeostatic system...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gene expression from the imprinted Dio3 locus is associated with cell proliferation of cultured brown adipocytes
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Borwell Building, Room 720W, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Endocrinology 148:3968-76. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that genomic imprinting and gene expression at the Dlk1/Dio3 imprinted domain may play a role in the regulation of adipocyte proliferation and differentiation...
  19. pmc Type 3 deiodinase deficiency causes spatial and temporal alterations in brain T3 signaling that are dissociated from serum thyroid hormone levels
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Endocrinology 151:5550-8. 2010
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  20. ncbi request reprint Dexamethasone inhibits growth factor-induced type 3 deiodinase activity and mRNA expression in a cultured cell line derived from rat neonatal brown fat vascular-stromal cells
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Endocrinology 143:2652-8. 2002
    ..In summary, we have established BVS-1 cells as a continuous cell line useful for studying the regulation of D3 expression. Furthermore, we have shown that DEX inhibits growth factor-induced D3 expression in these cells...
  21. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone deiodinases: physiology and clinical disorders
    Arturo Hernandez
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 15:416-20. 2003
    ..Current research focusing on a better understanding of the biochemistry, regulation, and physiologic role of these enzymes is the focus of this review...
  22. ncbi request reprint Distinct brain representations for early and late learned words
    Christian J Fiebach
    Department of Neuropsychology, Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, PO Box 500 355, D 04303 Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 19:1627-37. 2003
    ..They further allow to specify the nature of the representational differences, namely that early learned words are represented in the brain in a more sensory manner than late learned words...
  23. doi request reprint Cognitive consequences of asymmetrical visual distraction
    Benjamin C Storm
    Psychology Department, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    J Gen Psychol 134:415-34. 2007
    ..In Experiment 3, the authors found that this effect reversed for performance on a right-hemisphere spatial task...

Research Grants1

  1. Neural Correlates of Proficiency in Early Bilinguals
    Arturo Hernandez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The difference in the pattern of activity across groups and languages will provide insight into the cognitive mechanisms that are necessary to process morphological information in a less proficient language. ..