J G Levitt

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medial temporal lobe in childhood-onset schizophrenia
    J G Levitt
    Department of Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Psychiatry Res 108:17-27. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Cortical sulcal maps in autism
    Jennifer G Levitt
    Department of Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Cereb Cortex 13:728-35. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Mapping cortical asymmetry and complexity patterns in normal children
    R E Blanton
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, Division of Brain Mapping, UCLA, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1769, USA
    Psychiatry Res 107:29-43. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Abnormal development of the anterior cingulate in childhood-onset schizophrenia: a preliminary quantitative MRI study
    Renée K Marquardt
    Department of Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Psychiatry Res 138:221-33. 2005
  5. pmc Widespread cortical thinning is a robust anatomical marker for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Katherine L Narr
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:1014-22. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Thought disorder and nucleus accumbens in childhood: a structural MRI study
    Martina Ballmaier
    Laboratory of Neuroimaging, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, 710 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1769, USA
    Psychiatry Res 130:43-55. 2004
  7. pmc Reduced white matter integrity in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Liberty S Hamilton
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital in Los Angeles, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neuroreport 19:1705-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the left inferior frontal gyrus in normal children
    Rebecca E Blanton
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, Division of Brain Mapping, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1769, USA
    Neuroimage 22:626-36. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging of the brain in childhood autism
    Jennifer G Levitt
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:1355-66. 2003
  10. pmc Detecting brain growth patterns in normal children using tensor-based morphometry
    Xue Hua
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Brain Mapping Division, Department of Neurology, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7334, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:209-19. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Neuroimaging and Symptom Domains in Autism
    Jennifer Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Medial temporal lobe in childhood-onset schizophrenia
    J G Levitt
    Department of Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Psychiatry Res 108:17-27. 2001
    ..These findings are consistent with previous reports of at least initial sparing of temporal lobe regions in childhood-onset schizophrenia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cortical sulcal maps in autism
    Jennifer G Levitt
    Department of Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Cereb Cortex 13:728-35. 2003
    ..These findings may indicate delayed maturation in autistic subjects in these brain regions involved in functions including working memory, emotion processing, language and eye gaze...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mapping cortical asymmetry and complexity patterns in normal children
    R E Blanton
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, Division of Brain Mapping, UCLA, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1769, USA
    Psychiatry Res 107:29-43. 2001
    ..More studies in a larger sample set and/or longitudinal design are needed to address the issues of normal individual variation and sulcal development...
  4. ncbi request reprint Abnormal development of the anterior cingulate in childhood-onset schizophrenia: a preliminary quantitative MRI study
    Renée K Marquardt
    Department of Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Psychiatry Res 138:221-33. 2005
    ..These structural differences may relate to the well-described cognitive deficits these children display, and to the cardinal symptoms of schizophrenia...
  5. pmc Widespread cortical thinning is a robust anatomical marker for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Katherine L Narr
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:1014-22. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Thought disorder and nucleus accumbens in childhood: a structural MRI study
    Martina Ballmaier
    Laboratory of Neuroimaging, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, 710 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1769, USA
    Psychiatry Res 130:43-55. 2004
    ....
  7. pmc Reduced white matter integrity in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Liberty S Hamilton
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital in Los Angeles, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neuroreport 19:1705-8. 2008
    ..Results support that disruptions in motor and attentional networks may contribute toward ADHD pathophysiology. Future research may clarify how ADHD subtype and psychiatric comorbidities affect diffusion measures...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the left inferior frontal gyrus in normal children
    Rebecca E Blanton
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, Division of Brain Mapping, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1769, USA
    Neuroimage 22:626-36. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging of the brain in childhood autism
    Jennifer G Levitt
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:1355-66. 2003
    ....
  10. pmc Detecting brain growth patterns in normal children using tensor-based morphometry
    Xue Hua
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Brain Mapping Division, Department of Neurology, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7334, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:209-19. 2009
    ..We demonstrate that a tensor-based Jacobian map is a sensitive and reliable method to detect regional tissue changes during development...
  11. pmc Decreased callosal thickness in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Eileen Luders
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 7334, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:84-8. 2009
    ..One of the most replicated alterations is a significantly smaller corpus callosum (CC), for which conflicting reports exist with respect to the affected callosal segments...
  12. ncbi request reprint Superior temporal gyrus differences in childhood-onset schizophrenia
    Janelle L Taylor
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Deptartment of Neurology, Division of Brain Mapping, UCLA School of Medicine, 710 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1769, USA
    Schizophr Res 73:235-41. 2005
    ..Our findings are consistent with studies that have found increased volumes in temporal lobe regions in COS and may provide a possible neural correlate for the language impairment observed in COS patients...

Research Grants5

  1. Neuroimaging and Symptom Domains in Autism
    Jennifer Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Taken together, these studies will provide the basis for genetic studies to delineate specific gene > brain> behavioral pathways and lay the foundation for early detection and better intervention in autism. ..