Reza Momenan

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Intensity-adaptive segmentation of single-echo T1-weighted magnetic resonance images
    R Momenan
    MedData Research, Vienna, Virginia 22182, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 5:194-205. 1997
  2. doi request reprint Effects of alcohol dependence on cortical thickness as determined by magnetic resonance imaging
    Reza Momenan
    Section for Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, LCTS, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1108, Building 10, Room 1 5435, Bethesda, MD 20892 1256, USA
    Psychiatry Res 204:101-11. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Voxel-based homogeneity probability maps of gray matter in groups: assessing the reliability of functional effects
    Reza Momenan
    Section for Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, LCS, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1256, USA
    Neuroimage 21:965-72. 2004
  4. pmc The effect of intravenous alcohol on the neural correlates of risky decision making in healthy social drinkers
    Jodi M Gilman
    Section of Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Addict Biol 17:465-78. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Smaller right amygdala in Caucasian alcohol-dependent male patients with a history of intimate partner violence: a volumetric imaging study
    Lishu Zhang
    Clinical Research Center, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Addict Biol 18:537-47. 2013
  6. pmc Relationship between liver function and brain shrinkage in patients with alcohol dependence
    Chun Hsin Chen
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:625-32. 2012
  7. pmc Effects of naltrexone on neural and subjective response to alcohol in treatment-seeking alcohol-dependent patients
    Primavera A Spagnolo
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:3024-32. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Delay discounting correlates with proportional lateral frontal cortex volumes
    James M Bjork
    Division of Clinical Neuroscience and Behavioral Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:710-3. 2009
  9. pmc Effects of Varenicline on Neural Correlates of Alcohol Salience in Heavy Drinkers
    Vatsalya Vatsalya
    Section on Human Psychopharmacology, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland Drs Vatsalya, Gowin, CoE, Cooke, and Ramchandani Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland Drs Schwandt and Heilig Section on Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland Drs Momenan and Hommer Translational Research Institute, Institute for Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Dr Bartlett V V current affiliation University of Louisville and Robley Rex VAMC, Louisville, Kentucky
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 18:. 2015
  10. pmc The CRF1 Antagonist Verucerfont in Anxious Alcohol-Dependent Women: Translation of Neuroendocrine, But not of Anti-Craving Effects
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 41:2818-2829. 2016

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  1. doi request reprint Intensity-adaptive segmentation of single-echo T1-weighted magnetic resonance images
    R Momenan
    MedData Research, Vienna, Virginia 22182, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 5:194-205. 1997
    ..Then the performance of the procedure is evaluated by analysis of variance. In conclusion, the results of applying this procedure to 31 healthy subjects are presented and future improvements are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of alcohol dependence on cortical thickness as determined by magnetic resonance imaging
    Reza Momenan
    Section for Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, LCTS, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1108, Building 10, Room 1 5435, Bethesda, MD 20892 1256, USA
    Psychiatry Res 204:101-11. 2012
    ..These differences may reflect sexual dimorphisms in the human brain, a genetic predisposition to alcoholism and comorbid drug use, and the extent of gray matter damage in alcoholism and substance use...
  3. ncbi request reprint Voxel-based homogeneity probability maps of gray matter in groups: assessing the reliability of functional effects
    Reza Momenan
    Section for Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, LCS, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1256, USA
    Neuroimage 21:965-72. 2004
    ..In this paper, examples of HPMs generated for a group of control subjects are shown and discussed. The application of this method to functional analysis is demonstrated...
  4. pmc The effect of intravenous alcohol on the neural correlates of risky decision making in healthy social drinkers
    Jodi M Gilman
    Section of Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Addict Biol 17:465-78. 2012
    ..This study suggests that alcohol may increase risk-taking behavior by both activating brain regions involved in reward when a decision is made, and dampening the response to negative and positive feedback...
  5. doi request reprint Smaller right amygdala in Caucasian alcohol-dependent male patients with a history of intimate partner violence: a volumetric imaging study
    Lishu Zhang
    Clinical Research Center, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Addict Biol 18:537-47. 2013
    ..It adds to a growing literature suggesting that there are fundamental differences between alcohol-dependent patients with and without IPV...
  6. pmc Relationship between liver function and brain shrinkage in patients with alcohol dependence
    Chun Hsin Chen
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:625-32. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the correlations between liver function and brain volume (BV) measurements in patients with alcohol dependence...
  7. pmc Effects of naltrexone on neural and subjective response to alcohol in treatment-seeking alcohol-dependent patients
    Primavera A Spagnolo
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:3024-32. 2014
    ..Our objective was to study the effects of NTX on alcohol-induced VS activation and on amygdala response to affective stimuli in treatment-seeking alcohol-dependent inpatients...
  8. doi request reprint Delay discounting correlates with proportional lateral frontal cortex volumes
    James M Bjork
    Division of Clinical Neuroscience and Behavioral Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:710-3. 2009
    ..Might individual differences in frontocortical gray matter morphology be related to preference for immediate reward?..
  9. pmc Effects of Varenicline on Neural Correlates of Alcohol Salience in Heavy Drinkers
    Vatsalya Vatsalya
    Section on Human Psychopharmacology, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland Drs Vatsalya, Gowin, CoE, Cooke, and Ramchandani Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland Drs Schwandt and Heilig Section on Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland Drs Momenan and Hommer Translational Research Institute, Institute for Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Dr Bartlett V V current affiliation University of Louisville and Robley Rex VAMC, Louisville, Kentucky
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 18:. 2015
    ..Reductions of alcohol craving have been observed under varenicline treatment and suggest effects of the medication on alcohol reward processing, but this hypothesis remains untested...
  10. pmc The CRF1 Antagonist Verucerfont in Anxious Alcohol-Dependent Women: Translation of Neuroendocrine, But not of Anti-Craving Effects
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 41:2818-2829. 2016
    ..The findings do not support a clinical efficacy of CRF1 blockade in stress-induced alcohol craving and relapse...
  11. pmc White matter microstructure alterations: a study of alcoholics with and without post-traumatic stress disorder
    Caitlin A Durkee
    Section on Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e80952. 2013
    ..Furthermore, our data do not reveal any differences between ALC and ALC+PTSD, suggesting that the effect of alcohol on white matter microstructure may be more significant than any effect caused by PTSD. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint A select group of perpetrators of domestic violence: evidence of decreased metabolism in the right hypothalamus and reduced relationships between cortical/subcortical brain structures in position emission tomography
    David T George
    Laboratory of Clinical Studies, DICBR, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1610, Building 10, Room 6S 240, Bethesda, MD 20892 1610, USA
    Psychiatry Res 130:11-25. 2004
    ..A possible psychological covariate of these changes in regional activity might be fear-induced aggression, but this hypothesis should be examined in larger study groups that undergo provocation during imaging...
  13. pmc Reduced posterior mesofrontal cortex activation by risky rewards in substance-dependent patients
    James M Bjork
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 95:115-28. 2008
    ..These data suggest that SDP are characterized by a combination of: (a) striatal hypersensitivity to reward, and (b) under-recruitment of the specialized conflict-monitoring circuitry of the PMC when reward entails potential penalties...
  14. pmc The corticotropin releasing hormone-1 (CRH1) receptor antagonist pexacerfont in alcohol dependence: a randomized controlled experimental medicine study
    Laura E Kwako
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 40:1053-63. 2015
    ..Our results may indicate that antagonists with slow offset are required for therapeutic efficacy. Alternatively, the extensive preclinical data on CRH1 antagonism as a mechanism to suppress alcohol seeking may not translate to humans. ..
  15. pmc The neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist aprepitant in co-morbid alcohol dependence and posttraumatic stress disorder: a human experimental study
    Laura E Kwako
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, 1 3330, Bethesda, MD, 20892 1108, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 232:295-304. 2015
    ..The NK1 antagonist aprepitant, clinically available as a treatment for chemotherapy-induced nausea, offers a tool to probe a potential role of the SP/NK1 system in comorbid PTSD and alcoholism...
  16. pmc Reduced anterior insula, enlarged amygdala in alcoholism and associated depleted von Economo neurons
    Vladimir V Senatorov
    1 Section on Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Brain 138:69-79. 2015
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  17. ncbi request reprint Blunted rostral anterior cingulate response during a simplified decoding task of negative emotional facial expressions in alcoholic patients
    Jasmin B Salloum
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, NIAAA, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1490-504. 2007
    ..Alcoholism is characterized by deficits in emotional functioning as well as by deficits in cognitive functioning. However, most brain imaging research on alcoholism has focused on cognition rather than emotion...
  18. pmc Association of SOD2, a mitochondrial antioxidant enzyme, with gray matter volume shrinkage in alcoholics
    Vibhuti Srivastava
    Laboratory of Neurogenetics, NIAAA, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20851, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:1120-8. 2010
    ..The risk/protective effect was observed in alcoholics with lower levels of lifetime alcohol consumption. Highest levels of exposure may overwhelm the protective action of the SOD2 enzyme...
  19. pmc Effect of acamprosate on magnetic resonance spectroscopy measures of central glutamate in detoxified alcohol-dependent individuals: a randomized controlled experimental medicine study
    John C Umhau
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1108, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:1069-77. 2010
    ..Human translation of these findings is lacking...
  20. pmc Addictions Neuroclinical Assessment: A Neuroscience-Based Framework for Addictive Disorders
    Laura E Kwako
    Office of the Clinical Director, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Electronic address
    Biol Psychiatry 80:179-89. 2016
    ..Neuroclinical assessment is key to reconceptualizing the nosology of ADs on the basis of process and etiology, an advance that can lead to improved prevention and treatment. ..
  21. pmc Cardiac reactivity during the ascending phase of acute intravenous alcohol exposure and association with subjective perceptions of intoxication in social drinkers
    Vatsalya Vatsalya
    Section on Human Psychopharmacology, Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1247-54. 2014
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  22. ncbi request reprint Relationships among aging, IQ, and intracranial volume in alcoholics and control subjects
    Michele A Schottenbauer
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Neuropsychology 21:337-45. 2007
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  23. pmc Alcohol Dependence and Altered Engagement of Brain Networks in Risky Decisions
    Xi Zhu
    Clinical NeuroImaging Research Core, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 10:142. 2016
    ..We propose that aberrant salience network (SN) engagement in ADP might contribute to ineffective network switching and that the role of the SN in risky decisions warrants further investigation. ..
  24. pmc Altered Striatal Response During Effort-Based Valuation and Motivation in Alcohol-Dependent Individuals
    Erica N Grodin
    Clinical NeuroImaging Research Core, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA Brown National Institutes of Health Graduate Partnership Program, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 51:638-646. 2016
    ..To use functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to investigate the neural circuitry behind effort-related valuation and motivation in a population of alcohol-dependent participants and healthy controls...
  25. pmc Decreased subcortical volumes in alcohol dependent individuals: effect of polysubstance use disorder
    Erica N Grodin
    Clinical NeuroImaging Research Core, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Addict Biol . 2016
    ..These findings indicate that additional substance use may mask damage through inflammation or may function in a protective manner, shielding subcortical regions from alcohol-induced damage...
  26. ncbi request reprint CSF monoamine metabolites and MRI brain volumes in alcohol dependence
    Ingrid Agartz
    Section on Electrophysiology and Brain Imaging, Laboratory of Clinical Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1256, USA
    Psychiatry Res 122:21-35. 2003
    ..In alcoholic women and men, monoaminergic neurotransmission measured by the CSF MAM HVA, MHPG, and 5-HIAA is not significantly correlated with the size of different brain structures...