Tony T Yang

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Adolescent subgenual anterior cingulate activity is related to harm avoidance
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, California 92123, USA
    Neuroreport 20:19-23. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Amygdalar activation associated with happy facial expressions in adolescents: a 3-T functional MRI study
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:979-85. 2003
  3. pmc Adolescents with major depression demonstrate increased amygdala activation
    Tony T Yang
    University of California, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:42-51. 2010
  4. pmc Increased amygdala activation is related to heart rate during emotion processing in adolescent subjects
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, United States
    Neurosci Lett 428:109-14. 2007
  5. pmc Depressed adolescents demonstrate greater subgenual anterior cingulate activity
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Neuroreport 20:440-4. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Decreased functional coupling of the amygdala and supragenual cingulate is related to increased depression in unmedicated individuals with current major depressive disorder
    Scott C Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, United States
    J Affect Disord 111:13-20. 2008
  7. pmc Personality Change Due to Traumatic Brain Injury in Children and Adolescents: Neurocognitive Correlates
    Jeffrey E Max
    From the Dept of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego JEM, WKT Rady Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA JEM the Depts of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation EAW, GH, HSL, Neurology EAW, and Radiology EAW, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX the Depts of Neuroscience and Psychology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT EDB the Dept of Psychiatry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City EDB the Program in Neurosciences and Mental Health MD, and the Brain and Behaviour Program, Dept of Psychiatry, Research Institute RJS, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada the Depts of Psychiatry AES and Pediatrics LE C, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston the Center for BrainHealth, University of Texas, Dallas SBC and the Dept of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco TTY
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 27:272-9. 2015
  8. pmc Emotion-Dependent Functional Connectivity of the Default Mode Network in Adolescent Depression
    Tiffany C Ho
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    Biol Psychiatry 78:635-46. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders after pediatric traumatic brain injury: a prospective, longitudinal, controlled study
    Jeffrey E Max
    Dept of Psychiatry, Univ of California San Diego, Rady Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:427-36. 2012
  10. pmc Amygdala response and functional connectivity during emotion regulation: a study of 14 depressed adolescents
    Greg Perlman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego UCSD, USA
    J Affect Disord 139:75-84. 2012

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Publications37

  1. pmc Adolescent subgenual anterior cingulate activity is related to harm avoidance
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, California 92123, USA
    Neuroreport 20:19-23. 2009
    ..Greater harm avoidance levels were significantly associated with increased inhibition-related sgACC activity. These results establish, for the first time, a link between personality and differential sgACC activation in adolescents...
  2. ncbi request reprint Amygdalar activation associated with happy facial expressions in adolescents: a 3-T functional MRI study
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:979-85. 2003
    ..To study the possible role of the amygdala in the recognition of happy and sad facial expressions in adolescents aged 13 to 17 years...
  3. pmc Adolescents with major depression demonstrate increased amygdala activation
    Tony T Yang
    University of California, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:42-51. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Increased amygdala activation is related to heart rate during emotion processing in adolescent subjects
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, United States
    Neurosci Lett 428:109-14. 2007
    ..Finally, the results of the present study lay the foundation for future research to investigate whether adolescents with mood or anxiety disorders show an altered coupling between processing emotionally salient events and ANS activity...
  5. pmc Depressed adolescents demonstrate greater subgenual anterior cingulate activity
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Neuroreport 20:440-4. 2009
    ..These results establish for the first time abnormal functioning of the sgACC in depressed adolescents and have important implications for understanding the underlying neural correlates and potential treatments of adolescent depression...
  6. doi request reprint Decreased functional coupling of the amygdala and supragenual cingulate is related to increased depression in unmedicated individuals with current major depressive disorder
    Scott C Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, United States
    J Affect Disord 111:13-20. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the degree to which alterations in amygdala-cingulate FC relate to severity of current depressive symptoms in a group of depressed individuals without significant co-morbidities...
  7. pmc Personality Change Due to Traumatic Brain Injury in Children and Adolescents: Neurocognitive Correlates
    Jeffrey E Max
    From the Dept of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego JEM, WKT Rady Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA JEM the Depts of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation EAW, GH, HSL, Neurology EAW, and Radiology EAW, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX the Depts of Neuroscience and Psychology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT EDB the Dept of Psychiatry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City EDB the Program in Neurosciences and Mental Health MD, and the Brain and Behaviour Program, Dept of Psychiatry, Research Institute RJS, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada the Depts of Psychiatry AES and Pediatrics LE C, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston the Center for BrainHealth, University of Texas, Dallas SBC and the Dept of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco TTY
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 27:272-9. 2015
    ..The results have implications beyond brain injury to potentially elucidate the neurocognitive symptom complex associated with mood instability regardless of etiology. ..
  8. pmc Emotion-Dependent Functional Connectivity of the Default Mode Network in Adolescent Depression
    Tiffany C Ho
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    Biol Psychiatry 78:635-46. 2015
    ..Comprehensively understanding the dynamics of DMN connectivity across brain states in individuals with depression with short disease histories could provide insight into the etiology of MDD...
  9. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders after pediatric traumatic brain injury: a prospective, longitudinal, controlled study
    Jeffrey E Max
    Dept of Psychiatry, Univ of California San Diego, Rady Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:427-36. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that children with complicated mild-to-severe TBI are at significantly higher risk than OI-controls for the development of NPD in the first 3 months after injury...
  10. pmc Amygdala response and functional connectivity during emotion regulation: a study of 14 depressed adolescents
    Greg Perlman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego UCSD, USA
    J Affect Disord 139:75-84. 2012
    ..However, amygdala activation during emotion regulation has not been studied in adolescent-onset major depressive disorder...
  11. pmc Altered fimbria-fornix white matter integrity in anorexia nervosa predicts harm avoidance
    Demitry Kazlouski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Psychiatry Res 192:109-16. 2011
    ..The prediction of Harm Avoidance in AN by fimbria-fornix WM integrity suggests that this pathway may be mechanistically involved in high anxiety in AN...
  12. doi request reprint Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents in the second six months after traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey E Max
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Pediatr Rehabil Med 8:345-55. 2015
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  13. pmc Psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents 24 months after mild traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey E Max
    From the Dept of Psychiatry, UC San Diego, San Diego, CA, and Rady Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA JEM Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel KF Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX EAW Brigham Young University, Provo, UT EDB University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada RJS University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX AS University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada MD deceased University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX LE C University of Texas, Dallas, TX SBC University of California, San Francisco, CA TTY Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX HSL
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 27:112-20. 2015
    ....
  14. pmc Anorexia nervosa and obesity are associated with opposite brain reward response
    Guido K W Frank
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 37:2031-46. 2012
    ..The mechanism for this association is uncertain, but these brain reward response patterns could be biomarkers for the respective weight state...
  15. pmc Large-Scale Hypoconnectivity Between Resting-State Functional Networks in Unmedicated Adolescent Major Depressive Disorder
    Matthew D Sacchet
    Neurosciences Program and Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 41:2951-2960. 2016
    ....
  16. pmc Resting-state functional connectivity of the amygdala and longitudinal changes in depression severity in adolescent depression
    Colm G Connolly
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Weill Institute for Neurosciences, University of California, San Francisco, 401 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 207:86-94. 2017
    ..However, no study to date has examined whether amygdala RSFC is associated with changes in depressive symptom severity in adolescents...
  17. doi request reprint Altered sensitization patterns to sweet food stimuli in patients recovered from anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Angela Wagner
    University of California at San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
    Psychiatry Res 234:305-13. 2015
    ..These findings could reflect on a neuronal level the high caloric intake of RBN during binges and the low energy intake for RAN. RAN seem to distinguish between high energy and low energy sweet stimuli while RBN do not. ..
  18. pmc Neuroimaging correlates of novel psychiatric disorders after pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey E Max
    University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:1208-17. 2012
    ..To study magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) correlates of novel (new-onset) psychiatric disorders (NPD) after traumatic brain injury (TBI) and orthopedic injury (OI)...
  19. pmc Frontoparietal connectivity in substance-naïve youth with and without a family history of alcoholism
    Reagan R Wetherill
    University of California, San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, 9500 Gilman Drive 0603V, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603V, USA
    Brain Res 1432:66-73. 2012
    ..This may suggest a potential neurobiological marker for the development of substance use disorders...
  20. pmc Neurocognitive correlates of white matter quality in adolescent substance users
    Sunita Bava
    University of California, Department of Psychiatry, 9500 Gilman Drive, San Diego, CA 92093 0603, United States
    Brain Cogn 72:347-54. 2010
    ..This study examined the cognitive manifestations of altered white matter microstructure in chronic marijuana and alcohol-using (MJ+ALC) adolescents...
  21. pmc Altered insular activation and increased insular functional connectivity during sad and happy face processing in adolescent major depressive disorder
    Eva Henje Blom
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 178:215-23. 2015
    ..Thus, the aim of the present study is to investigate the IC during sad and happy face processing in adolescents with MDD compared to healthy controls (HCL)...
  22. pmc Resting-state functional connectivity of subgenual anterior cingulate cortex in depressed adolescents
    Colm G Connolly
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco
    Biol Psychiatry 74:898-907. 2013
    ..Here, we examine the RSFC of the sgACC in medication-naïve first-episode adolescents with MDD...
  23. pmc White matter integrity is reduced in bulimia nervosa
    Lisa N Mettler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 46:264-73. 2013
    ..To investigate brain white matter (WM) functionality in bulimia nervosa (BN) in relation to anxiety...
  24. pmc Fusiform Gyrus Dysfunction is Associated with Perceptual Processing Efficiency to Emotional Faces in Adolescent Depression: A Model-Based Approach
    Tiffany C Ho
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco CA, USA
    Front Psychol 7:40. 2016
    ..The theoretical, methodological, and clinical implications of our results are discussed. ..
  25. pmc The neuroscience and context of adolescent depression
    Eva Henje Blom
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Acta Paediatr 105:358-65. 2016
    ..We also reviewed novel treatment models...
  26. pmc Heightened sensitivity to reward and punishment in anorexia nervosa
    Leah M Jappe
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:317-24. 2011
    ..The objective of this study is to test whether females with anorexia nervosa (AN) have increased sensitivity to punishing or rewarding stimuli, behaviors that could drive high self-control and anxious, avoidant behaviors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sucrose activates human taste pathways differently from artificial sweetener
    Guido K W Frank
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Department of Psychiatry, The Children s Hospital, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Neuroimage 39:1559-69. 2008
    ..This could have important implications on how effective artificial sweeteners are in their ability to substitute sugar intake...
  28. pmc Functional MRI of inhibitory processing in abstinent adolescent marijuana users
    Susan F Tapert
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive 116B, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 194:173-83. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that brain activation during a go/no-go task would show persistent abnormalities in adolescent marijuana users after 28 days of abstinence...
  29. pmc Prefrontal cortex morphometry in abstinent adolescent marijuana users: subtle gender effects
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Addict Biol 14:457-68. 2009
    ..Future research will measure PFC gray and white matter separately and follow boys and girls over adolescence to examine the influence of MJ use on neurodevelopment...
  30. doi request reprint Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents in the first six months after traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey E Max
    Department of Psychiatry at University of California, San Diego, Children s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 23:29-39. 2011
    ....
  31. pmc Striatal and Pallidal Activation during Reward Modulated Movement Using a Translational Paradigm
    Amanda Bischoff-Grethe
    1Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California and Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 21:399-411. 2015
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  32. pmc Family history of alcohol use disorders and neuromaturation: a functional connectivity study with adolescents
    Andrea D Spadoni
    Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 39:356-64. 2013
    ..Previous research suggests that a subtle neurodevelopmental lag in FHP adolescents may contribute to risk for future AUD...
  33. pmc Greater Insula White Matter Fiber Connectivity in Women Recovered from Anorexia Nervosa
    Megan E Shott
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 41:498-507. 2016
    ..Correlations between connectivity and illness duration suggest that connectivity could be a marker for illness severity. Whether greater connectivity can predict prognosis of the disorder requires further study...
  34. pmc Functional connectivity of negative emotional processing in adolescent depression
    Tiffany C Ho
    University of California, San Francisco, Department of Psychiatry, 401 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, 94143, United States
    J Affect Disord 155:65-74. 2014
    ..While several recent studies have examined sgACC functional connectivity (FC) in depressed youth at rest, no studies to date have investigated sgACC FC in adolescent depression during negative emotional processing...
  35. pmc A longitudinal examination of adolescent response inhibition: neural differences before and after the initiation of heavy drinking
    Reagan R Wetherill
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 230:663-71. 2013
    ..Response inhibition abnormalities contribute to several maladaptive behaviors commonly observed during adolescence, including heavy drinking...
  36. pmc Depression in children and adolescents in the first 6 months after traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey E Max
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92123, United States
    Int J Dev Neurosci 30:239-45. 2012
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Amygdalar activation associated with positive and negative facial expressions
    Tony T Yang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
    Neuroreport 13:1737-41. 2002
    ..These findings suggest a broader role for the amygdala in modulating the vigilance level during the perception of several negative and positive facial emotions...