Susan Rivera

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Young adult male carriers of the fragile X premutation exhibit genetically modulated impairments in visuospatial tasks controlled for psychomotor speed
    Ling M Wong
    MIND Institute and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA, 95817, USA
    J Neurodev Disord 4:26. 2012
  2. pmc Using infrared eye-tracking to explore ordinal numerical processing in toddlers with Fragile X Syndrome
    Emily R Owen
    Department of Psychology, 1 Shields Avenue, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Neurodev Disord 5:1. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Age-dependent structural connectivity effects in fragile x premutation
    Jun Yi Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Arch Neurol 69:482-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Word comprehension facilitates object individuation in 10- and 11-month-old infants
    Susan M Rivera
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Brain Res 1146:146-57. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Amygdala dysfunction in men with the fragile X premutation
    David Hessl
    Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders MIND Institute, University of California Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Brain 130:404-16. 2007
  6. pmc Holistic crowding of Mooney faces
    Faraz Farzin
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA 95618, USA
    J Vis 9:18.1-15. 2009
  7. pmc A functional and structural study of emotion and face processing in children with autism
    Blythe A Corbett
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    Psychiatry Res 173:196-205. 2009
  8. pmc A review of fragile X premutation disorders: expanding the psychiatric perspective
    James A Bourgeois
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:852-62. 2009
  9. pmc Brief report: Visual processing of faces in individuals with fragile X syndrome: an eye tracking study
    Faraz Farzin
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:946-52. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Cortical folding abnormalities in autism revealed by surface-based morphometry
    Christine Wu Nordahl
    The Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Neurosci 27:11725-35. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Young adult male carriers of the fragile X premutation exhibit genetically modulated impairments in visuospatial tasks controlled for psychomotor speed
    Ling M Wong
    MIND Institute and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA, 95817, USA
    J Neurodev Disord 4:26. 2012
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  2. pmc Using infrared eye-tracking to explore ordinal numerical processing in toddlers with Fragile X Syndrome
    Emily R Owen
    Department of Psychology, 1 Shields Avenue, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Neurodev Disord 5:1. 2013
    ..The goal of the current study was to assess how very young children with FXS respond to ordinal relationships among numerical magnitudes...
  3. doi request reprint Age-dependent structural connectivity effects in fragile x premutation
    Jun Yi Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Arch Neurol 69:482-9. 2012
    ..To examine the effects of premutation alleles on major brain fiber tracts in males...
  4. ncbi request reprint Word comprehension facilitates object individuation in 10- and 11-month-old infants
    Susan M Rivera
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Brain Res 1146:146-57. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Amygdala dysfunction in men with the fragile X premutation
    David Hessl
    Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders MIND Institute, University of California Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Brain 130:404-16. 2007
    ..The aetiology for this dysfunction may be elevated FMR1 mRNA or reduced FMR1 protein that occurs in carriers with higher premutation CGG repeat alleles...
  6. pmc Holistic crowding of Mooney faces
    Faraz Farzin
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA 95618, USA
    J Vis 9:18.1-15. 2009
    ..Taken together, these results suggest crowding can occur selectively between high-level representations of faces and that crowding must occur at multiple levels in the visual system...
  7. pmc A functional and structural study of emotion and face processing in children with autism
    Blythe A Corbett
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    Psychiatry Res 173:196-205. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc A review of fragile X premutation disorders: expanding the psychiatric perspective
    James A Bourgeois
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:852-62. 2009
    ..Remarkable advances at the molecular level have enhanced our understanding of fragile X premutation disorders...
  9. pmc Brief report: Visual processing of faces in individuals with fragile X syndrome: an eye tracking study
    Faraz Farzin
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:946-52. 2009
    ..Such abnormalities have significant implications in terms of understanding causes of gaze avoidance observed in individuals with FXS...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cortical folding abnormalities in autism revealed by surface-based morphometry
    Christine Wu Nordahl
    The Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Neurosci 27:11725-35. 2007
    ..These findings are consistent with evidence of an altered trajectory of early brain development in autism, and they identify several regions that may have abnormal patterns of connectivity in individuals with autism...
  11. ncbi request reprint Abnormal fMRI activation pattern during story listening in individuals with Down syndrome
    Elizabeth A Reynolds Losin
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 114:369-80. 2009
    ..The Down syndrome group showed almost no difference in activation patterns between the language (forward speech) and nonlanguage (backward speech) conditions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Functional brain activation during arithmetic processing in females with fragile X Syndrome is related to FMR1 protein expression
    Susan M Rivera
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Davis, Davis, California, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 16:206-18. 2002
    ..More broadly, this investigation demonstrates a unique bridging of cognitive and molecular neuroscience and represents a useful approach for the study of brain development and function...
  13. pmc A voxel-based morphometry study of grey matter loss in fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome
    Ryu ichiro Hashimoto
    Center for Mind and Brain, University of California Davis, 267 Cousteau Place, Davis, CA 95618 5412, USA
    Brain 134:863-78. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Object permanence and method of disappearance: looking measures further contradict reaching measures
    Eric P Charles
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, Altoona, PA 16601, USA
    Dev Sci 12:991-1006. 2009
    ..A revised ecological hypothesis, invoking affordance learning, suggests how these differences could arise developmentally...
  15. ncbi request reprint The neuroanatomy and neuroendocrinology of fragile X syndrome
    David Hessl
    M I N D Institute, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 10:17-24. 2004
    ....

Research Grants6

  1. Amygdala Function in Children and Adolescents with Fragile X Syndrome
    Susan Rivera; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our proposal involves seeking this information in children and adolescents with FXS, in an effort to target the segment of the population that is perhaps most in need of intervention. ..
  2. Visual Processing and Later Cognitive Effects in Infants with fragile X Syndrome
    Susan Rivera; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The need for these studies is particularly pressing, given the potential for newborn screening procedures to be adopted for FXS. ..
  3. Visual Processing and Later Cognitive Effects in Infants with fragile X Syndrome
    Susan Rivera; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The need for these studies is particularly pressing, given the potential for newborn screening procedures to be adopted for FXS. ..
  4. Visual Processing and Later Cognitive Effects in Infants with fragile X Syndrome
    Susan M Rivera; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The need for these studies is particularly pressing, given the potential for newborn screening procedures to be adopted for FXS. ..