Amy Poremba

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Functional mapping of the primate auditory system
    Amy Poremba
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Science 299:568-72. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Species-specific calls evoke asymmetric activity in the monkey's temporal poles
    Amy Poremba
    Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Nature 427:448-51. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Auditory processing and hemispheric specialization in non-human primates
    Amy Poremba
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Cortex 42:87-9. 2006
  4. pmc Exploring the extent and function of higher-order auditory cortex in rhesus monkeys
    Amy Poremba
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Hear Res 229:14-23. 2007
  5. pmc Metabolic mapping of rat forebrain and midbrain during delay and trace eyeblink conditioning
    Bethany Plakke
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychology, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 92:335-44. 2009
  6. pmc Primate auditory recognition memory performance varies with sound type
    Chi Wing Ng
    Department of Psychology, Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience Program, University of Iowa, USA
    Hear Res 256:64-74. 2009
  7. pmc Scopolamine impairs auditory delayed matching-to-sample performance in monkeys
    Bethany Plakke
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychology, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neurosci Lett 438:126-30. 2008
  8. pmc Medial auditory thalamus inactivation prevents acquisition and retention of eyeblink conditioning
    Hunter E Halverson
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Learn Mem 15:532-8. 2008
  9. pmc Metabolic mapping of the rat cerebellum during delay and trace eyeblink conditioning
    Bethany Plakke
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, E11 SSH, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 88:11-8. 2007
  10. pmc Figure-ground discrimination in the avian brain: the nucleus rotundus and its inhibitory complex
    Martin J Acerbo
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, United States
    Vision Res 70:18-26. 2012

Research Grants

  1. NEURAL SUBSTRATES OF LEARNING
    Amy Poremba; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. Auditory Cortical Areas for Encoding and Memory
    Amy Poremba; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Auditory Cortical Areas for Encoding and Memory
    Amy Poremba; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Functional mapping of the primate auditory system
    Amy Poremba
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Science 299:568-72. 2003
    ..Several auditory areas overlapped with previously identified visual areas, suggesting that the auditory system, like the visual system, contains separate pathways for processing stimulus quality, location, and motion...
  2. ncbi request reprint Species-specific calls evoke asymmetric activity in the monkey's temporal poles
    Amy Poremba
    Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Nature 427:448-51. 2004
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  3. ncbi request reprint Auditory processing and hemispheric specialization in non-human primates
    Amy Poremba
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Cortex 42:87-9. 2006
  4. pmc Exploring the extent and function of higher-order auditory cortex in rhesus monkeys
    Amy Poremba
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Hear Res 229:14-23. 2007
    ..The mechanism for this left temporal pole "dominance" appears to be suppression of the right temporal pole by the left hemisphere, as demonstrated by a comparison of the results in normal monkeys with those in split-brain monkeys...
  5. pmc Metabolic mapping of rat forebrain and midbrain during delay and trace eyeblink conditioning
    Bethany Plakke
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychology, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 92:335-44. 2009
    ..While some of these areas have been identified as important for delay or trace conditioning, some new structures have been identified such as the orbital frontal cortex for both delay and trace groups...
  6. pmc Primate auditory recognition memory performance varies with sound type
    Chi Wing Ng
    Department of Psychology, Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience Program, University of Iowa, USA
    Hear Res 256:64-74. 2009
    ..The findings cannot be explained by acoustic differences between monkey vocalizations and the other sound types, suggesting the biological, and/or ethological meaning of these sounds are more effective for auditory memory...
  7. pmc Scopolamine impairs auditory delayed matching-to-sample performance in monkeys
    Bethany Plakke
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychology, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neurosci Lett 438:126-30. 2008
    ..These findings support the hypothesis that the cholinergic system is important for auditory short-term memory...
  8. pmc Medial auditory thalamus inactivation prevents acquisition and retention of eyeblink conditioning
    Hunter E Halverson
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Learn Mem 15:532-8. 2008
    ..Results from this experiment indicate that the MATN contralateral to the trained eye and its projection to the pontine nuclei are necessary for acquisition and retention of eyeblink CRs to an auditory CS...
  9. pmc Metabolic mapping of the rat cerebellum during delay and trace eyeblink conditioning
    Bethany Plakke
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, E11 SSH, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 88:11-8. 2007
    ..Delay and trace eyeblink conditioning both resulted in increased metabolic activity within the cerebellum but delay conditioning resulted in more widespread cerebellar cortical activation...
  10. pmc Figure-ground discrimination in the avian brain: the nucleus rotundus and its inhibitory complex
    Martin J Acerbo
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, United States
    Vision Res 70:18-26. 2012
    ..Thus, figure-ground segregation in the avian brain may occur earlier than in the primate brain...
  11. pmc Brainstem cholinergic modulation of muscle tone in infant rats
    Andrew J Gall
    Program in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 25:3367-75. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Double dissociation of attentional resources: prefrontal versus cingulate cortices
    Chi Wing Ng
    Department of Psychology, Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience Division, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Neurosci 27:12123-31. 2007
    ..In general, attention deficit disorders affect both children and adults, and current medications may affect the prefrontal and associated parietal cortical systems more or less than the cingulate cortical system...
  13. pmc Parcellation of human temporal polar cortex: a combined analysis of multiple cytoarchitectonic, chemoarchitectonic, and pathological markers
    Song Lin Ding
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Comp Neurol 514:595-623. 2009
    ..Therefore, the human TPC actually includes areas TAr and TI, anterior parts of areas 35, 36, TE, and TAp, and the unique temporopolar area TG...
  14. pmc Differential effects of cerebellar inactivation on eyeblink conditioned excitation and inhibition
    John H Freeman
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Neurosci 25:889-95. 2005
    ..However, robust conditioned inhibition was evident in phases 3 and 4. The findings indicate that conditioned excitation and inhibition depend on different mechanisms...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dissociable functional cortical topographies for working memory maintenance of voice identity and location
    Pia Rämä
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cereb Cortex 14:768-80. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the magnitude of this dissociation seems to be dependent on the cognitive operations required at different times during task performance...

Research Grants5

  1. NEURAL SUBSTRATES OF LEARNING
    Amy Poremba; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This type of research may allow for the identification of the specific brain regions where these types of deficits are modified. ..
  2. Auditory Cortical Areas for Encoding and Memory
    Amy Poremba; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Auditory Cortical Areas for Encoding and Memory
    Amy Poremba; Fiscal Year: 2010
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