Amit Etkin

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in trait anxiety predict the response of the basolateral amygdala to unconsciously processed fearful faces
    Amit Etkin
    Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University Medical Center, fMRI Research Center, 170 West 168th Street, Box 108, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Neuron 44:1043-55. 2004
  2. pmc A neurobiological approach to the cognitive deficits of psychiatric disorders
    Amit Etkin
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 15:419-29. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Beyond the DSM: development of a transdiagnostic psychiatric neuroscience course
    Amit Etkin
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 38:145-50. 2014
  4. pmc Functional neuroimaging of anxiety: a meta-analysis of emotional processing in PTSD, social anxiety disorder, and specific phobia
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Rd, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1476-88. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Disrupted amygdalar subregion functional connectivity and evidence of a compensatory network in generalized anxiety disorder
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1361-72. 2009
  6. pmc Failure of anterior cingulate activation and connectivity with the amygdala during implicit regulation of emotional processing in generalized anxiety disorder
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, the Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Science Research, and the Program in Neuroscience, Stanford University, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:545-54. 2010
  7. pmc Emotional processing in anterior cingulate and medial prefrontal cortex
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 15:85-93. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional neuroanatomy of anxiety: a neural circuit perspective
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 2:251-77. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Common abnormalities and disorder-specific compensation during implicit regulation of emotional processing in generalized anxiety and major depressive disorders
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 4 0 1 Quarry Rd, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:968-78. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Frontoparietal Activation During Response Inhibition Predicts Remission to Antidepressants in Patients With Major Depression
    Anett Gyurak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California Sierra Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California
    Biol Psychiatry 79:274-81. 2016

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  1. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in trait anxiety predict the response of the basolateral amygdala to unconsciously processed fearful faces
    Amit Etkin
    Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University Medical Center, fMRI Research Center, 170 West 168th Street, Box 108, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Neuron 44:1043-55. 2004
    ..These findings provide a biological basis for the unconscious emotional vigilance characteristic of anxiety and a means for investigating the mechanisms and efficacy of treatments for anxiety...
  2. pmc A neurobiological approach to the cognitive deficits of psychiatric disorders
    Amit Etkin
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 15:419-29. 2013
    ..This emerging neurobiological understanding furthermore points to several promising routes for novel neuroscience-informed treatments targeted more specifically at improving cognitive function in a range of psychiatric disorders. ..
  3. doi request reprint Beyond the DSM: development of a transdiagnostic psychiatric neuroscience course
    Amit Etkin
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 38:145-50. 2014
    ..At present, however, this scientific perspective has not been incorporated into neuroscience education in psychiatry, nor has its relationship to clinical care been made clear...
  4. pmc Functional neuroimaging of anxiety: a meta-analysis of emotional processing in PTSD, social anxiety disorder, and specific phobia
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Rd, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1476-88. 2007
    ..The authors also compared these deficits to the neural systems engaged during anticipatory anxiety in healthy subjects...
  5. doi request reprint Disrupted amygdalar subregion functional connectivity and evidence of a compensatory network in generalized anxiety disorder
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1361-72. 2009
    ..A functional connectivity approach at the subregional level may therefore yield novel insights into GAD...
  6. pmc Failure of anterior cingulate activation and connectivity with the amygdala during implicit regulation of emotional processing in generalized anxiety disorder
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, the Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Science Research, and the Program in Neuroscience, Stanford University, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:545-54. 2010
    ..Here the authors examined whether this form of noninstructed emotion regulation is perturbed in generalized anxiety disorder...
  7. pmc Emotional processing in anterior cingulate and medial prefrontal cortex
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 15:85-93. 2011
    ..Moreover, this new framework is broadly consistent with emerging data on other negative and positive emotions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional neuroanatomy of anxiety: a neural circuit perspective
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 2:251-77. 2010
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  9. doi request reprint Common abnormalities and disorder-specific compensation during implicit regulation of emotional processing in generalized anxiety and major depressive disorders
    Amit Etkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 4 0 1 Quarry Rd, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:968-78. 2011
    ..The authors examined emotional conflict processing using a salient stimulus associated with observable and interpretable behavioral outcomes and with activation in limbic and prefrontal regions implicated in anxiety and depression...
  10. doi request reprint Frontoparietal Activation During Response Inhibition Predicts Remission to Antidepressants in Patients With Major Depression
    Anett Gyurak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California Sierra Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California
    Biol Psychiatry 79:274-81. 2016
    ..Here, we examined whether pretreatment activation of cortical circuitry during test of cognitive functions predicts outcomes for three commonly used antidepressants...
  11. pmc Hippocampal network connectivity and activation differentiates post-traumatic stress disorder from generalized anxiety disorder
    Ashley C Chen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:1889-98. 2013
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  12. pmc Developing a clinical translational neuroscience taxonomy for anxiety and mood disorder: protocol for the baseline-follow up Research domain criteria Anxiety and Depression ("RAD") project
    Leanne M Williams
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 16:68. 2016
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  13. pmc Causal interactions between fronto-parietal central executive and default-mode networks in humans
    Ashley C Chen
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Radiology, and Bioengineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:19944-9. 2013
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  14. pmc Explicit and implicit emotion regulation: a dual-process framework
    Anett Gyurak
    Department of Psychiatry, 401 Quarry Road, MC 5797, Stanford, CA 94305 5797, USA
    Cogn Emot 25:400-12. 2011
    ..In the third section, we turn to several forms of implicit emotion regulation, and integrate the burgeoning literature in this area. We conclude by outlining open questions and areas for future research...
  15. pmc History of childhood maltreatment augments dorsolateral prefrontal processing of emotional valence in PTSD
    Gregory A Fonzo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Palo Alto, 94305 CA, USA Stanford Neurosciences Institute, Stanford University, 318 Campus Drive, Suite S170, Stanford 94305 CA, USA Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System, The Sierra Pacific Mental Illness, Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, 94304 CA, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 74:45-54. 2016
    ..These findings provide initial evidence that CM history augments dorsolateral prefrontal bias to implicitly processed stimulus valence in PTSD. ..
  16. pmc Prefrontal cortical regulation of brainwide circuit dynamics and reward-related behavior
    Emily A Ferenczi
    Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA Neurosciences Program, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 351:aac9698. 2016
    ..These findings describe a mechanism by which mPFC modulates expression of reward-seeking behavior, by regulating the dynamical interactions between specific distant subcortical regions. ..
  17. pmc Effect of antidepressant treatment on cognitive impairments associated with depression: a randomised longitudinal study
    Carrie Shilyansky
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Lancet Psychiatry 3:425-35. 2016
    ..In this study, we assess whether or not an important aspect of depression, cognitive impairment, is untreated by antidepressants by studying the effect of acute antidepressant treatment on a range of cognitive domains...
  18. pmc Amygdala Reactivity to Emotional Faces in the Prediction of General and Medication-Specific Responses to Antidepressant Treatment in the Randomized iSPOT-D Trial
    Leanne M Williams
    1 Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA 2 Sierra Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA 3 The Brain Dynamics Center, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney and Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Neuropsychopharmacology 40:2398-408. 2015
    ..Amygdala hyper-reactivity to sad emotion is involved in a specific non-response to a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor. The findings suggest amygdala probes may help inform the personal selection of antidepressant treatments. ..
  19. pmc A cognitive-emotional biomarker for predicting remission with antidepressant medications: a report from the iSPOT-D trial
    Amit Etkin
    1 Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA 2 Sierra Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 40:1332-42. 2015
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  20. pmc COGNITION-CHILDHOOD MALTREATMENT INTERACTIONS IN THE PREDICTION OF ANTIDEPRESSANT OUTCOMES IN MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER PATIENTS: RESULTS FROM THE iSPOT-D TRIAL
    Shefali Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California
    Depress Anxiety 32:594-604. 2015
    ..We used behavioral and neuroimaging measures of executive functioning to assess their contribution to the relationship between CM and antidepressant response in MDD patients...
  21. pmc Neurobiological signatures of anxiety and depression in resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Desmond J Oathes
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California Sierra Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 77:385-93. 2015
    ..It is also unknown if the best way to examine these disorders neurobiologically is by contrasting categorical definitions or by examining symptom dimensions...
  22. doi request reprint Functional neuroimaging of major depressive disorder: a meta-analysis and new integration of base line activation and neural response data
    J Paul Hamilton
    Department of Psychology and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:693-703. 2012
    ..In this context, the authors sought to identify reliable anomalies in baseline neural activity and neural response to affective stimuli in major depressive disorder...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dissociable neural systems resolve conflict from emotional versus nonemotional distracters
    Tobias Egner
    Functional MRI Research Center, Columbia University, Neurological Institute, Box 108, 710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Cereb Cortex 18:1475-84. 2008
    ..These data suggest that the neuroanatomical networks recruited to overcome conflict vary systematically with the nature of the conflict, but that they may share a common conflict-detection mechanism...
  24. ncbi request reprint Resolving emotional conflict: a role for the rostral anterior cingulate cortex in modulating activity in the amygdala
    Amit Etkin
    Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University Medical Center, Neurological Institute Box 108, 710 West 168th Street, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Neuron 51:871-82. 2006
    ..These data suggest that emotional conflict is resolved through top-down inhibition of amygdalar activity by the rostral cingulate cortex...