Florian Kurth

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The right inhibition? Callosal correlates of hand performance in healthy children and adolescents callosal correlates of hand performance
    Florian Kurth
    Department of Medicine, Center for Neurobiology of Stress, School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:2259-65. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Relationships between gray matter, body mass index, and waist circumference in healthy adults
    Florian Kurth
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90024 1759, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1737-46. 2013
  3. pmc Diminished gray matter within the hypothalamus in autism disorder: a potential link to hormonal effects?
    Florian Kurth
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza 47 417, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:278-82. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Global and regional alterations of hippocampal anatomy in long-term meditation practitioners
    Eileen Luders
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:3369-75. 2013
  5. pmc Bridging the hemispheres in meditation: thicker callosal regions and enhanced fractional anisotropy (FA) in long-term practitioners
    Eileen Luders
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7334, USA
    Neuroimage 61:181-7. 2012
  6. pmc Disease and genetic contributions toward local tissue volume disturbances in schizophrenia: a tensor-based morphometry study
    Yaling Yang
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:2081-91. 2012

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc The right inhibition? Callosal correlates of hand performance in healthy children and adolescents callosal correlates of hand performance
    Florian Kurth
    Department of Medicine, Center for Neurobiology of Stress, School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:2259-65. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Relationships between gray matter, body mass index, and waist circumference in healthy adults
    Florian Kurth
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90024 1759, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1737-46. 2013
    ..Our observations suggest that waist circumference is a more sensitive indicator than BMI, particularly in females, for potentially determining the adverse effects of obesity and overweight on the brain and associated risks to health...
  3. pmc Diminished gray matter within the hypothalamus in autism disorder: a potential link to hormonal effects?
    Florian Kurth
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza 47 417, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:278-82. 2011
    ..These characteristics are found irrespective of age, IQ, and gender of affected subjects. However, brain changes due to age, IQ, and gender might pose potential confounds in autism neuroimaging analyses...
  4. doi request reprint Global and regional alterations of hippocampal anatomy in long-term meditation practitioners
    Eileen Luders
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:3369-75. 2013
    ..However, given the cross-sectional design, the lack of individual stress measures, and the limited resolution of brain data, the exact underlying neuronal mechanisms remain to be established...
  5. pmc Bridging the hemispheres in meditation: thicker callosal regions and enhanced fractional anisotropy (FA) in long-term practitioners
    Eileen Luders
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7334, USA
    Neuroimage 61:181-7. 2012
    ..Moreover, longitudinal studies are required to address whether the observed callosal effects are induced by meditation or constitute an innate prerequisite for the start or successful continuation of meditation...
  6. pmc Disease and genetic contributions toward local tissue volume disturbances in schizophrenia: a tensor-based morphometry study
    Yaling Yang
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:2081-91. 2012
    ..Thus, brain deformation profiles revealed in this study may help to clarify the role of specific genetic or environmental risk factors toward altered brain morphology in schizophrenia...