Michael W Cole

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Publications

  1. pmc Functional connectivity change as shared signal dynamics
    Michael W Cole
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, 197 University Ave, Newark, NJ 07102, USA Electronic address
    J Neurosci Methods 259:22-39. 2016
  2. pmc Rapid transfer of abstract rules to novel contexts in human lateral prefrontal cortex
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University in St Louis MO, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 5:142. 2011
  3. pmc Multi-task connectivity reveals flexible hubs for adaptive task control
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Nat Neurosci 16:1348-55. 2013
  4. pmc Global connectivity of prefrontal cortex predicts cognitive control and intelligence
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    J Neurosci 32:8988-99. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Cingulate cortex: diverging data from humans and monkeys
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Trends Neurosci 32:566-74. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Identifying the brain's most globally connected regions
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Neuroimage 49:3132-48. 2010
  7. pmc Prefrontal dynamics underlying rapid instructed task learning reverse with practice
    Michael W Cole
    Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Center for Neuroscience, and Learning Research and Development Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Neurosci 30:14245-54. 2010
  8. pmc Variable global dysconnectivity and individual differences in schizophrenia
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:43-50. 2011
  9. pmc Reward Motivation Enhances Task Coding in Frontoparietal Cortex
    Joset A Etzel
    Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Cereb Cortex 26:1647-59. 2016
  10. ncbi request reprint The cognitive control network: Integrated cortical regions with dissociable functions
    Michael W Cole
    Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Neuroimage 37:343-60. 2007

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Publications20

  1. pmc Functional connectivity change as shared signal dynamics
    Michael W Cole
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, 197 University Ave, Newark, NJ 07102, USA Electronic address
    J Neurosci Methods 259:22-39. 2016
    ..This is inconsistent with the common notion of functional connectivity as the amount of inter-region interaction...
  2. pmc Rapid transfer of abstract rules to novel contexts in human lateral prefrontal cortex
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University in St Louis MO, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 5:142. 2011
    ..This suggests humans can transfer practiced rule representations within LPFC to rapidly learn new tasks, facilitating cognitive performance in novel circumstances...
  3. pmc Multi-task connectivity reveals flexible hubs for adaptive task control
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Nat Neurosci 16:1348-55. 2013
    ..Together, these findings support a central role for fronto-parietal flexible hubs in cognitive control and adaptive implementation of task demands. ..
  4. pmc Global connectivity of prefrontal cortex predicts cognitive control and intelligence
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    J Neurosci 32:8988-99. 2012
    ..These findings suggest LPFC is a global hub with a brainwide influence that facilitates the ability to implement control processes central to human intelligence...
  5. doi request reprint Cingulate cortex: diverging data from humans and monkeys
    Michael W Cole
    Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Trends Neurosci 32:566-74. 2009
    ..New directions for future research are outlined, emphasizing the importance of distinguishing illusory cross-species differences from the true evolutionary differences that make our species unique...
  6. doi request reprint Identifying the brain's most globally connected regions
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Neuroimage 49:3132-48. 2010
    ..Additionally, the high connectivity of both the CCN and the DMN demonstrates that brain regions outside primary sensory-motor networks are highly involved in coordinating information throughout the brain...
  7. pmc Prefrontal dynamics underlying rapid instructed task learning reverse with practice
    Michael W Cole
    Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Center for Neuroscience, and Learning Research and Development Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Neurosci 30:14245-54. 2010
    ..These two mechanisms demonstrate the exceptional flexibility of human PFC as it rapidly reconfigures cognitive brain networks to implement a wide variety of possible tasks...
  8. pmc Variable global dysconnectivity and individual differences in schizophrenia
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:43-50. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that such heterogeneity might arise in part from consistently widespread yet variably patterned alterations in the connectivity of focal brain regions...
  9. pmc Reward Motivation Enhances Task Coding in Frontoparietal Cortex
    Joset A Etzel
    Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Cereb Cortex 26:1647-59. 2016
    ..These results strongly support the hypothesis that reward motivation enhances cognitive control, by improving the discriminability of task-relevant information coded and maintained in frontoparietal brain regions. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint The cognitive control network: Integrated cortical regions with dissociable functions
    Michael W Cole
    Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Neuroimage 37:343-60. 2007
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  11. pmc Vive les differences! Individual variation in neural mechanisms of executive control
    Todd S Braver
    Department of Psychology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:242-50. 2010
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  12. pmc Rapid instructed task learning: a new window into the human brain's unique capacity for flexible cognitive control
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 13:1-22. 2013
    ..The insights gained from this new theoretical account have important implications for further developments and applications of RITL research...
  13. doi request reprint From connectome to cognition: The search for mechanism in human functional brain networks
    Ravi D Mill
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage . 2017
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  14. pmc The Behavioral Relevance of Task Information in Human Prefrontal Cortex
    Michael W Cole
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07120, USA
    Cereb Cortex 26:2497-505. 2016
    ..This suggests that left anterior LPFC may be particularly important for representing task information that contributes to the cognitive flexibility needed to perform successfully in novel task situations. ..
  15. pmc Activity flow over resting-state networks shapes cognitive task activations
    Michael W Cole
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Nat Neurosci 19:1718-1726. 2016
    ..This suggests that task-evoked activity flow over intrinsic networks is a large-scale mechanism explaining the relevance of resting-state FC to cognitive task activations...
  16. pmc Empirical validation of directed functional connectivity
    Ravi D Mill
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, USA
    Neuroimage 146:275-287. 2016
    ..These results extend simulation studies of directed connectivity, and offer practical guidelines for the use of such methods in clarifying causal mechanisms of neural processing...
  17. pmc The frontoparietal control system: a central role in mental health
    Michael W Cole
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, USA Psychology Department, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Neuroscientist 20:652-64. 2014
    ..These results suggest that this "immune system of the mind" may be an especially important target for future basic and clinical research. ..
  18. pmc Intrinsic and task-evoked network architectures of the human brain
    Michael W Cole
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA Electronic address
    Neuron 83:238-51. 2014
    ..This establishes a strong relationship between resting-state functional connectivity and task-evoked functional connectivity-areas of neuroscientific inquiry typically considered separately. ..
  19. pmc Higher Intelligence Is Associated with Less Task-Related Brain Network Reconfiguration
    Douglas H Schultz
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey 07102
    J Neurosci 36:8551-61. 2016
    ..Confirming this, network update efficiency correlated with general intelligence. The brain's reconfiguration efficiency therefore appears to be a key feature contributing to both its network dynamics and general cognitive ability...
  20. pmc Lateral Prefrontal Cortex Contributes to Fluid Intelligence Through Multinetwork Connectivity
    Michael W Cole
    1 Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey
    Brain Connect 5:497-504. 2015
    ..These results suggest that LPFC contributes to fluid intelligence by being a connector hub with a truly global multisystem connectivity throughout the brain...