Affiliation: University College London
- We're getting warmer--characterizing the mechanisms of face recognition with acquired prosopagnosia: a comment on Riddoch et al. (2008)Brad Duchaine
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Department of Psychology, University College London, London, UK
Cogn Neuropsychol 25:765-8. 2008
- Normal gaze discrimination and adaptation in seven prosopagnosicsBradley Duchaine
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London, United Kingdom
Neuropsychologia 47:2029-36. 2009..Their dissociation between impaired identity perception and normal gaze perception provides support for models of face processing suggesting that these aspects of face processing involve separate mechanisms...
- Developmental prosopagnosia: a window to content-specific face processingBradley C Duchaine
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, Alexandra House, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
Curr Opin Neurobiol 16:166-73. 2006..fMRI and MEG studies show that there are a variety of neural profiles in developmental prosopagnosia, which is consistent with behavioral studies demonstrating that it is a heterogeneous disorder...
- No global processing deficit in the Navon task in 14 developmental prosopagnosicsBradley Duchaine
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N3AR, UK
Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 2:104-13. 2007..Like controls, they showed a typical global advantage and typical global-to-local consistency effects. The results demonstrate that the configural processing required by the Navon task is dissociable from face configural processing...
- Comment on prevalence of hereditary prosopagnosia (HPA) in Hong Kong Chinese populationBradley Duchaine
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London, UK
Am J Med Genet A 146:2860-2. 2008....
- Normal social cognition in developmental prosopagnosiaBradley Duchaine
University College London, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, London, UK
Cogn Neuropsychol 26:620-34. 2009..These results indicate that social cognition mechanisms can develop normally in the context of developmental face-processing impairments...
- Family resemblance: ten family members with prosopagnosia and within-class object agnosiaBradley Duchaine
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London, UK
Cogn Neuropsychol 24:419-30. 2007..These results strongly suggest the existence of a genetic condition leading to a selective deficit of visual recognition...
- Voxel-based morphometry reveals reduced grey matter volume in the temporal cortex of developmental prosopagnosicsLucia Garrido
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Alexandra House, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N3AR, UK
Brain 132:3443-55. 2009....
- Fusiform gyrus face selectivity relates to individual differences in facial recognition abilityNicholas Furl
University College London, UK
J Cogn Neurosci 23:1723-40. 2011..This confirms that face selectivity can provide a valid marker for neural mechanisms that contribute to face identification ability...
- Triple dissociation of faces, bodies, and objects in extrastriate cortexDavid Pitcher
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Cognitive, Perceptual, and Brain Sciences, University College London, UK
Curr Biol 19:319-24. 2009..The results support a modular account in which category-selective areas contribute solely to discrimination of their preferred categories...
- The Cambridge Face Memory Test: results for neurologically intact individuals and an investigation of its validity using inverted face stimuli and prosopagnosic participantsBrad Duchaine
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
Neuropsychologia 44:576-85. 2006..In contrast, the Warrington test and the Benton test failed to classify a majority of the prosopagnosics as impaired. These results indicate that the new test effectively assesses face recognition across a wide range of abilities...
- Superior facial expression, but not identity recognition, in mirror-touch synesthesiaMichael J Banissy
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Department of Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences, University College London, London WC1N 3AR, United Kingdom
J Neurosci 31:1820-4. 2011..These findings imply a role for sensorimotor simulation processes in the recognition of facial affect, but not facial identity...
- The role of the occipital face area in the cortical face perception networkDavid Pitcher
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, Alexandra House, London, WC1N 3AR, UK
Exp Brain Res 209:481-93. 2011....
- The role of holistic processing in judgments of facial attractivenessZara Angela Abbas
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Alexandra House, Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
Perception 37:1187-96. 2008..Our findings with attractiveness judgments and previous demonstrations involving other aspects of face processing suggest that a common holistic representation is used for most types of face processing...
- Face detection in normal and prosopagnosic individualsLucia Garrido
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University College London, London, UK
J Neuropsychol 2:119-40. 2008....
- Integration of social and utilitarian factors in decision makingBruno B Averbeck
Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, University London College, London, UK
Emotion 9:599-608. 2009..Nevertheless, participants also integrated the feedback information. As such, their decisions were a composite of social and utilitarian factors...
- Developmental phonagnosia: a selective deficit of vocal identity recognitionLucia Garrido
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK
Neuropsychologia 47:123-31. 2009....
- Two critical and functionally distinct stages of face and body perceptionDavid Pitcher
McGovern Institute for Brain Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
J Neurosci 32:15877-85. 2012....
- TMS evidence for the involvement of the right occipital face area in early face processingDavid Pitcher
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University College London, Alexandra House, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, United Kingdom
Curr Biol 17:1568-73. 2007..Accuracy dropped when pulses were delivered at 60 and 100 ms only. These findings indicate that the rOFA processes face-part information at an early stage in the face-processing stream...
- Transcranial magnetic stimulation disrupts the perception and embodiment of facial expressionsDavid Pitcher
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Department of Psychology, University College London, London WC1N3AR, United Kingdom
J Neurosci 28:8929-33. 2008..The results also demonstrate that nonvisual cortical areas contribute during early stages of expression processing...
- Can generic expertise explain special processing for faces?Elinor McKone
School of Psychology, Australian National University, ACT 0200, Australia
Trends Cogn Sci 11:8-15. 2007..We conclude that the crucial social function of face recognition does not reflect merely a general practice phenomenon and that it might be supported by evolved mechanisms (visual or nonvisual) and/or a sensitive period in infancy...
- Normal and abnormal face selectivity of the M170 response in developmental prosopagnosicsAlison M Harris
Vision Science Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Neuropsychologia 43:2125-36. 2005..While the presence of face selectivity at these neurophysiological markers is insufficient for predicting normal behavioral performance with faces, it could help to distinguish different classes of face recognition deficits...
- The fusiform face area is not sufficient for face recognition: evidence from a patient with dense prosopagnosia and no occipital face areaJennifer K E Steeves
Department of Psychology, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ont, Canada N6A 5C2
Neuropsychologia 44:594-609. 2006....
- Normal recognition of emotion in a prosopagnosicBradley C Duchaine
Vision Sciences Laboratory, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Perception 32:827-38. 2003....
- Dissociations of visual recognition in a developmental agnosic: evidence for separate developmental processesBradley C Duchaine
Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Neurocase 9:380-9. 2003....
- Developmental disorders of visionAlbert M Galaburda
Division of Behavioral Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
Neurol Clin 21:687-707. 2003....
- Developmental prosopagnosia and the Benton Facial Recognition TestBradley C Duchaine
Psychology Department, Vision Sciences Laboratory, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Neurology 62:1219-20. 2004..Consequently, scores in the normal range should be interpreted cautiously, and testing should always be supplemented by other face tests...
- Normal greeble learning in a severe case of developmental prosopagnosiaBradley C Duchaine
Vision Sciences Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
Neuron 43:469-73. 2004..Our results show that a man with severe prosopagnosia performed normally throughout the standard greeble training procedure. These findings indicate that face recognition and greeble recognition rely on separate mechanisms...
- An evaluation of two commonly used tests of unfamiliar face recognitionBradley C Duchaine
Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, William James Hall, 7th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Neuropsychologia 41:713-20. 2003..Finally, these results place in question models supported by dissociations involving normal performance on these tests...