Monica Luciana

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Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive development in children born preterm: implications for theories of brain plasticity following early injury
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 15:1017-47. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Practitioner review: computerized assessment of neuropsychological function in children: clinical and research applications of the Cambridge Neuropsychological Testing Automated Battery (CANTAB)
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology and the Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:649-63. 2003
  3. pmc Effects of alcohol use initiation on brain structure in typically developing adolescents
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 39:345-55. 2013
  4. pmc Dopaminergic modulation of incentive motivation in adolescence: age-related changes in signaling, individual differences, and implications for the development of self-regulation
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology and Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:844-61. 2012
  5. pmc Neurocognition in college-aged daily marijuana users
    Mary P Becker
    a Department of Psychology, Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 36:379-98. 2014
  6. pmc Associations between cortical thickness and verbal fluency in childhood, adolescence, and young adulthood
    James N Porter
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neuroimage 55:1865-77. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Tower of London performance in healthy adolescents: the development of planning skills and associations with self-reported inattention and impulsivity
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology and Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 34:461-75. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A preliminary report on dopamine system reactivity in PKU: acute effects of haloperidol on neuropsychological, physiological, and neuroendocrine functions
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, 75 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 175:18-25. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Affective bias and response modulation following tyrosine depletion in healthy adults
    Suzanne Vrshek-Schallhorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 31:2523-36. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive function in users of MDMA: the importance of clinically significant patterns of use
    Karen L Hanson
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Psychol Med 34:229-46. 2004

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive development in children born preterm: implications for theories of brain plasticity following early injury
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 15:1017-47. 2003
    ..With improved assessment, it may be possible to develop interventions based on the individual child's constellation of genetic, biological, and sociodemographic risks...
  2. ncbi request reprint Practitioner review: computerized assessment of neuropsychological function in children: clinical and research applications of the Cambridge Neuropsychological Testing Automated Battery (CANTAB)
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology and the Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:649-63. 2003
    ..There has been recent interest in applying computerized technology to pediatric neuropsychological assessment, which poses unique demands based on the need to interpret performance relative to the child's developmental level...
  3. pmc Effects of alcohol use initiation on brain structure in typically developing adolescents
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 39:345-55. 2013
    ..Recent cross-sectional studies suggest that binge drinking as well as alcohol use disorders in adolescence are associated with disruptions in white matter microstructure and gray matter volumes...
  4. pmc Dopaminergic modulation of incentive motivation in adolescence: age-related changes in signaling, individual differences, and implications for the development of self-regulation
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology and Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:844-61. 2012
    ..Interactions between individual difference factors and these age-related trends are discussed...
  5. pmc Neurocognition in college-aged daily marijuana users
    Mary P Becker
    a Department of Psychology, Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 36:379-98. 2014
    ..Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit substance in the United States. Use, particularly when it occurs early, has been associated with cognitive impairments in executive functioning, learning, and memory...
  6. pmc Associations between cortical thickness and verbal fluency in childhood, adolescence, and young adulthood
    James N Porter
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neuroimage 55:1865-77. 2011
    ..The changes in cortical thicknesses that support verbal fluency are apparent by middle childhood, but with regionally separate developmental trajectories for males and females, consistent with other studies of adolescent development...
  7. doi request reprint Tower of London performance in healthy adolescents: the development of planning skills and associations with self-reported inattention and impulsivity
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology and Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 34:461-75. 2009
    ..Self-reported inattention and hyperactivity were associated with low performance. Task approaches reflecting planning and psychometric issues are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint A preliminary report on dopamine system reactivity in PKU: acute effects of haloperidol on neuropsychological, physiological, and neuroendocrine functions
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, 75 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 175:18-25. 2004
    ..It has been suggested that these deficits are due to disruptions in the mesocortical dopamine system that projects to the prefrontal cortex...
  9. ncbi request reprint Affective bias and response modulation following tyrosine depletion in healthy adults
    Suzanne Vrshek-Schallhorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 31:2523-36. 2006
    ..Basic motor functions were not impacted. Findings are discussed in relation to dopamine's role in switching signals within neural networks that are important for response modulation and affective control...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive function in users of MDMA: the importance of clinically significant patterns of use
    Karen L Hanson
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Psychol Med 34:229-46. 2004
    ..Use of MDMA (ecstasy), a serotonin neurotoxin, has been associated with memory impairment and psychological dysfunction. This study examined cognitive functioning in abstinent MDMA users and MDMA-naive controls...
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment of neuropsychological function through use of the Cambridge Neuropsychological Testing Automated Battery: performance in 4- to 12-year-old children
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 22:595-624. 2002
    ..Implications for use of the CANTAB in clinical studies are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint White matter integrity predicts delay discounting behavior in 9- to 23-year-olds: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Elizabeth A Olson
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1406-21. 2009
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of both developmental and age-independent effects of white matter organization on discounting behavior...
  13. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' performance on the Iowa Gambling Task: implications for the development of decision making and ventromedial prefrontal cortex
    Catalina J Hooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Dev Psychol 40:1148-58. 2004
    ..Development of these functions may continue into young adulthood...
  14. pmc Reward-related decision-making deficits and elevated impulsivity among MDMA and other drug users
    Karen L Hanson
    University of California San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:99-110. 2008
    ..Moreover, few studies have examined reward-related cognitive processes. Our aim was to examine reward-related decision-making and impulsivity among MDMA users while controlling for polydrug use via appropriate comparison groups...
  15. ncbi request reprint Interval timing and Parkinson's disease: heterogeneity in temporal performance
    Hugo Merchant
    Instituto de Neurobiologia, UNAM, Campus Juriquilla, Mexico, USA
    Exp Brain Res 184:233-48. 2008
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of the role of dopamine as a tuning element for the synchronization of temporal processing across different behavioral contexts in PD patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Variations in the catechol O-methyltransferase polymorphism and prefrontally guided behaviors in adolescents
    Dustin Wahlstrom
    Department of Psychology, Center for Neurobehavorial Development, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:626-32. 2007
    ..These genotypic variations and their associations with executive functions have been described in adults and prepubescent children, but there is a paucity of research assessing these relations in adolescent samples...
  17. ncbi request reprint Serotonin levels influence patterns of repetition priming
    E Darcy Burgund
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Neuropsychology 17:161-70. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine) plays a critical role in repetition priming by helping to modulate which neural systems contribute to priming effects...