imitative behavior

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Summary: The mimicking of the behavior of one individual by another.

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  1. ncbi The mirror-neuron system
    Giacomo Rizzolatti
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Sezione di Fisiologia, Via Volturno, 3, Universita di Parma 43100, Parma, Italy
    Annu Rev Neurosci 27:169-92. 2004
  2. ncbi The chameleon effect: the perception-behavior link and social interaction
    T L Chartrand
    Department of Psychology, New York University, New York 10003, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 76:893-910. 1999
  3. ncbi Imitation: is cognitive neuroscience solving the correspondence problem?
    Marcel Brass
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Stephanstrasse 1a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Trends Cogn Sci 9:489-95. 2005
  4. ncbi Enculturated chimpanzees imitate rationally
    David Buttelmann
    Department of Developmental and Comparative Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Dev Sci 10:F31-8. 2007
  5. ncbi The case for motor involvement in perceiving conspecifics
    Margaret Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Psychol Bull 131:460-73. 2005
  6. ncbi Compatibility between observed and executed finger movements: comparing symbolic, spatial, and imitative cues
    M Brass
    Department of Neurology, Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Cogn 44:124-43. 2000
  7. ncbi Cortical mechanisms of human imitation
    M Iacoboni
    Brain Mapping Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Department of Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7085, USA
    Science 286:2526-8. 1999
  8. ncbi Imitation, empathy, and mirror neurons
    Marco Iacoboni
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Social Behavior, Brain Research Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 60:653-70. 2009
  9. ncbi Neural circuits underlying imitation learning of hand actions: an event-related fMRI study
    Giovanni Buccino
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita di Parma, Parma 43100, Italy
    Neuron 42:323-34. 2004
  10. pmc Evidence of mirror neurons in human inferior frontal gyrus
    James M Kilner
    The Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, UCL, London, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 29:10153-9. 2009

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  1. ncbi The mirror-neuron system
    Giacomo Rizzolatti
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Sezione di Fisiologia, Via Volturno, 3, Universita di Parma 43100, Parma, Italy
    Annu Rev Neurosci 27:169-92. 2004
    ..We stress, in particular, those properties specific to the human mirror-neuron system that might explain the human capacity to learn by imitation. We conclude by discussing the relationship between the mirror-neuron system and language...
  2. ncbi The chameleon effect: the perception-behavior link and social interaction
    T L Chartrand
    Department of Psychology, New York University, New York 10003, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 76:893-910. 1999
    ..Experiment 3 showed that dispositionally empathic individuals exhibit the chameleon effect to a greater extent than do other people...
  3. ncbi Imitation: is cognitive neuroscience solving the correspondence problem?
    Marcel Brass
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Stephanstrasse 1a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Trends Cogn Sci 9:489-95. 2005
    ..This imitative capacity depends on learned perceptual-motor links. Finally, mechanisms distinguishing self from other are implicated in the inhibition of imitative behaviour...
  4. ncbi Enculturated chimpanzees imitate rationally
    David Buttelmann
    Department of Developmental and Comparative Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Dev Sci 10:F31-8. 2007
    ..Enculturated chimpanzees thus have some understanding of the rationality of others' intentional actions, and use this understanding when imitating others...
  5. ncbi The case for motor involvement in perceiving conspecifics
    Margaret Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Psychol Bull 131:460-73. 2005
    ..Evidence from a variety of literatures is brought to bear to support this account of perceiving human body movement...
  6. ncbi Compatibility between observed and executed finger movements: comparing symbolic, spatial, and imitative cues
    M Brass
    Department of Neurology, Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Cogn 44:124-43. 2000
    ..The results are discussed in relation to recent models of stimulus-response compatibility. Neurocognitive support for the strong relationship between movement observation and movement execution is reported...
  7. ncbi Cortical mechanisms of human imitation
    M Iacoboni
    Brain Mapping Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Department of Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7085, USA
    Science 286:2526-8. 1999
    ..Two areas with these properties were found in the left inferior frontal cortex (opercular region) and the rostral-most region of the right superior parietal lobule...
  8. ncbi Imitation, empathy, and mirror neurons
    Marco Iacoboni
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Social Behavior, Brain Research Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 60:653-70. 2009
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  9. ncbi Neural circuits underlying imitation learning of hand actions: an event-related fMRI study
    Giovanni Buccino
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita di Parma, Parma 43100, Italy
    Neuron 42:323-34. 2004
    ..Given the functional properties of area 46, a model of imitation learning is proposed based on interactions between this area and the mirror neuron system...
  10. pmc Evidence of mirror neurons in human inferior frontal gyrus
    James M Kilner
    The Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, UCL, London, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 29:10153-9. 2009
    ..This pattern of responses is consistent with that predicted by mirror neurons and is evidence of mirror neurons in the human IFG...
  11. ncbi Automatic imitation
    Cecilia Heyes
    All Souls College, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 4AL, England
    Psychol Bull 137:463-83. 2011
    ..It is a new behavioral phenomenon, comparable with the Stroop and Simon effects, providing strong evidence that even healthy adult humans are prone, in an unwilled and unreasoned way, to copy the actions of others...
  12. ncbi Movement interference in autism-spectrum disorder
    E Gowen
    Faculty of Life Sciences, Moffat Building, The University of Manchester, P O Box 88, Sackville Street, Manchester M60 1QD, UK
    Neuropsychologia 46:1060-8. 2008
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  13. ncbi Mirror neurons responding to the observation of ingestive and communicative mouth actions in the monkey ventral premotor cortex
    Pier Francesco Ferrari
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita di Parma, Via Volturno 39, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Eur J Neurosci 17:1703-14. 2003
    ..These findings extend the notion of mirror system from hand to mouth action and suggest that area F5, the area considered to be the homologue of human Broca's area, is also involved in communicative functions...
  14. pmc Corticospinal neurons in macaque ventral premotor cortex with mirror properties: a potential mechanism for action suppression?
    Alexander Kraskov
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, UCL Institute of Neurology, London WC1N3BG, UK
    Neuron 64:922-30. 2009
    ..We speculate that this suppression of PTN discharge might be involved in the inhibition of self-movement during action observation...
  15. ncbi Rational imitation in preverbal infants
    György Gergely
    Institute for Psychology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1132 Budapest, Hungary
    Nature 415:755. 2002
    ..Our results indicate that imitation of goal-directed action by preverbal infants is a selective, interpretative process, rather than a simple re-enactment of the means used by a demonstrator, as was previously thought...
  16. ncbi Selective imitation in domestic dogs
    Friederike Range
    Department for Neurobiology and Cognition Research, University of Vienna, Vienna 1091, Austria
    Curr Biol 17:868-72. 2007
    ..In the first trial after observation, dogs imitated the nonpreferred action only in the second group. Consequently, dogs, like children, demonstrated inferential selective imitation...
  17. ncbi Imitation in infancy: rational or motor resonance?
    Markus Paulus
    Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Child Dev 82:1047-57. 2011
    ..The results suggest that motor resonance plays a more central role in imitation in infancy than does a rational evaluation of the observed action...
  18. pmc From monkey mirror neurons to primate behaviours: possible 'direct' and 'indirect' pathways
    P F Ferrari
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Funzionale, Via Usberti 11 A, Universita di Parma, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:2311-23. 2009
    ..This latter would play a key role in parsing, storing and organizing motor representations, allowing the emergence of more efficient and complex imitative behaviours such as response facilitation and true imitation...
  19. ncbi Mirror neurons and mirror systems in monkeys and humans
    Maddalena Fabbri-Destro
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Sezione Fisiologia, Universita di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Physiology (Bethesda) 23:171-9. 2008
    ..According to its anatomical locations, mirror mechanism plays a role in action and intention understanding, imitation, speech, and emotion feeling...
  20. ncbi Using nonconscious behavioral mimicry to create affiliation and rapport
    Jessica L Lakin
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:334-9. 2003
    ..Results suggest that behavioral mimicry may be part of a person's repertoire of behaviors, used nonconsciously, when there is a desire to create rapport...
  21. ncbi Culture in whales and dolphins
    L Rendell
    Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
    Behav Brain Sci 24:309-24; discussion 324-82. 2001
    ..We hope to stimulate discussion and research on culture in these animals...
  22. ncbi Mimicry and prosocial behavior
    Rick B van Baaren
    University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Psychol Sci 15:71-4. 2004
    ..These results suggest that the effects of mimicry are not simply due to increased liking for the mimicker, but are due to increased prosocial orientation in general...
  23. ncbi Ventral premotor and inferior parietal cortices make distinct contribution to action organization and intention understanding
    Luca Bonini
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Cereb Cortex 20:1372-85. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the similarities between MNs properties of the 2 areas indicate that they constitute a functional circuit underlying others' intention understanding...
  24. pmc Imitation dynamics predict vaccinating behaviour
    Chris T Bauch
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1669-75. 2005
    ..This suggests that using game theoretical models to predict, and even manage, the population dynamics of vaccinating behaviour may be feasible...
  25. ncbi A systematic review of action imitation in autistic spectrum disorder
    Justin H G Williams
    Department of Child Health, University of Aberdeen Medical School, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 34:285-99. 2004
    ..We hypothesise that ASD is characterised by abnormal development of these mappings. such that they are biased towards object-oriented tasks at the expense of those required for action imitation per se...
  26. ncbi Tie my hands, tie my eyes
    Ettore Ambrosini
    Laboratory of Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuroscience, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 38:263-6. 2012
    ..This suggests, for the first time, that actions are observed best when we are actually in the position to perform them...
  27. ncbi Interspecific social learning: novel preference can be acquired from a competing species
    Janne Tuomas Seppänen
    Department of Biological and Environmental Science, POB 35, University of Jyvaskyla, FIN 40014 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Curr Biol 17:1248-52. 2007
    ..Conventional, negative species interactions push ecological niches of species apart, but the use of competing species as a source of information counters that force and may lead to convergence...
  28. ncbi Causal knowledge and imitation/emulation switching in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and children (Homo sapiens)
    Victoria Horner
    Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution, School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, KY16 9JU, UK
    Anim Cogn 8:164-81. 2005
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  29. pmc Capuchin monkeys display affiliation toward humans who imitate them
    Annika Paukner
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health Animal Center, Post Office Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Science 325:880-3. 2009
    ..Behavior matching that leads to prosocial behaviors toward others may have been one of the mechanisms at the basis of altruistic behavioral tendencies in capuchins and in other primates, including humans...
  30. ncbi Movement interference during action observation as emergent coordination
    Michael J Richardson
    Department of Psychology, Colby College, Waterville, ME 04901, USA
    Neurosci Lett 449:117-22. 2009
    ..The results suggest motor interference during incongruent coordination can be understood as an emergent, task-specific property of the coordination goal...
  31. ncbi Imitation in young children: when who gets copied is more important than what gets copied
    Mark Nielsen
    Early Cognitive Development Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Dev Psychol 47:1050-3. 2011
    ..Our results highlight the specialized skills for participating in cultural groups that have evolved in humans and provide insight into why finding such high fidelity copying in other animals has proven elusive...
  32. ncbi Placing actions in context: motor facilitation following observation of identical and non-identical manual acts
    Brenda Ocampo
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, 4072, QLD, Australia
    Exp Brain Res 201:743-51. 2010
    ..Crucially, this relationship is not fixed, but depends on an agent's goal when observing others act...
  33. pmc Favouritism in the motor system: social interaction modulates action simulation
    Dimitrios Kourtis
    Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition, and Behaviour, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Biol Lett 6:758-61. 2010
    ..These results demonstrate that social interaction modulates action simulation...
  34. ncbi Identification of the social and cognitive processes underlying human cumulative culture
    L G Dean
    Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution, School of Biology, University of St Andrews, Queen s Terrace, St Andrews, Fife, UK
    Science 335:1114-8. 2012
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  35. ncbi The cortical motor system
    G Rizzolatti
    Istituto di Fisiologia Umana, Universita di Parma, Via Volturno 39, I43100 Parma, Italy
    Neuron 31:889-901. 2001
    ..We submit that generating internal representations of actions is central to cortical motor function. External contingencies and motivational factors determine then whether these action representations are transformed into actual actions...
  36. ncbi Overimitation in Kalahari Bushman children and the origins of human cultural cognition
    Mark Nielsen
    University of Queensland, School of Psychology, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Psychol Sci 21:729-36. 2010
    ..Furthermore, we argue that, although seemingly maladaptive, overimitation reflects an evolutionary adaptation that is fundamental to the development and transmission of human culture...
  37. ncbi Self and other in the human motor system
    Simone Schütz-Bosbach
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Department of Psychology, University College, London WC1N 3AR, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 16:1830-4. 2006
    ..This result contradicts previous concepts of equivalence between one's own actions and actions of others and suggests that social differentiation, not equivalence, is characteristic of the human action system...
  38. pmc 'Like me': a foundation for social cognition
    Andrew N Meltzoff
    Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Dev Sci 10:126-34. 2007
    ..The 'like me' nature of others is the starting point for social cognition, not its culmination...
  39. pmc A unifying computational framework for motor control and social interaction
    Daniel M Wolpert
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 358:593-602. 2003
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  40. pmc Neonatal imitation in rhesus macaques
    Pier F Ferrari
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Funzionale, Universita di Parma, Parma, Italy
    PLoS Biol 4:e302. 2006
    ..We suggest that their evolutionary origins may be traced to affiliative gestures with communicative functions...
  41. ncbi Rapid facial reactions to emotional facial expressions in typically developing children and children with autism spectrum disorder
    Paula M Beall
    Department of Psychology, University of Denver, Denver, CO 80208, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 101:206-23. 2008
    ..However, as children with ASD aged, matching RFRs to happy faces increased significantly, suggesting the development of processes underlying matching RFRs during this period in ASD...
  42. ncbi Imitative learning of artificial fruit processing in children (Homo sapiens) and chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)
    A Whiten
    Scottish Primate Research Group, University of St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
    J Comp Psychol 110:3-14. 1996
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first experimental evidence of chimpanzee imitation in a functional task designed to simulate foraging behavior hypothesized to be transmitted culturally in the wild...
  43. ncbi Experience modulates automatic imitation
    Cecilia Heyes
    Department of Psychology and Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 22:233-40. 2005
    ..This outcome is consistent with the hypothesis that, rather than being innate, the cortical connections mediating motor activation by action observation are formed through experience...
  44. ncbi An investigation of auditory contagious yawning
    Stephen R Arnott
    Rotman Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 9:335-42. 2009
    ..A supplemental figure for this study may be downloaded from http://cabn.psychonomic-journals.org/content/supplemental...
  45. pmc Imitating expressions: emotion-specific neural substrates in facial mimicry
    Tien Wen Lee
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, UCL, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 1:122-35. 2006
    ..Further, by entering metrics for facial muscular change into analysis of brain imaging data, we highlight shared and discrete neural substrates supporting affective, action and social consequences of somatomotor emotional expression...
  46. ncbi Motor learning by observing
    Andrew A G Mattar
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London Ontario, Canada N6A 5C2
    Neuron 46:153-60. 2005
    ..We show that this effect is not based on conscious strategies but instead depends on the implicit engagement of neural systems for movement planning and control...
  47. ncbi Exposure to smoking in internationally distributed American movies and youth smoking in Germany: a cross-cultural cohort study
    Reiner Hanewinkel
    Institute for Therapy and Health Research, Düsternbrooker Weg 2, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Pediatrics 121:e108-17. 2008
    ..Studies of US adolescents have linked exposure to movie smoking with smoking behavior. It is unclear whether European adolescents are also responsive to movie tobacco imagery...
  48. ncbi Facial expressions: what the mirror neuron system can and cannot tell us
    Christiaan Van der Gaag
    University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Neurosci 2:179-222. 2007
    ..Using movies, fear activated the amygdala and disgust the insula, but other emotions activated these structures to a similar degree...
  49. ncbi You'll never crawl alone: neurophysiological evidence for experience-dependent motor resonance in infancy
    M van Elk
    Radboud University Nijmegen, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Neuroimage 43:808-14. 2008
    ..This suggests that already early in life one's own action experience is closely related to how actions of others are perceived...
  50. ncbi Functional imaging of face and hand imitation: towards a motor theory of empathy
    Kenneth R Leslie
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Center for Cognitive Neurosciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH 03755, USA
    Neuroimage 21:601-7. 2004
    ..This result is consistent with evidence for right hemisphere (RH) dominance for emotional processing, and suggests that there may be a right hemisphere mirroring system that could provide a neural substrate for empathy...
  51. ncbi The inhibition of imitative response tendencies
    M Brass
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, D-04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 14:1416-23. 2001
    ..These results support the assumption of prefrontal involvement in response inhibition and extend this assumption to a "new" class of prepotent responses, namely, to imitative actions...
  52. ncbi EEG evidence for mirror neuron dysfunction in autism spectrum disorders
    Lindsay M Oberman
    Center for Brain and Cognition, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 24:190-8. 2005
    ..The ASD group showed significant mu suppression to self-performed hand movements but not to observed hand movements. These results support the hypothesis of a dysfunctional mirror neuron system in high-functioning individuals with ASD...
  53. ncbi Don't do it! Cortical inhibition and self-attribution during action observation
    Simone Schütz-Bosbach
    University College London, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1215-27. 2009
    ..This finding suggests a specific inhibition of the motor system associated with self-representation. Cortical suppression for actions linked to the self might prevent inappropriate perseveration within the motor system...
  54. ncbi Neural circuits involved in the recognition of actions performed by nonconspecifics: an FMRI study
    Giovanni Buccino
    Institute of Human Physiology, University of Parma, Via Volturno 39, 43100 Parma, Italy
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:114-26. 2004
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  55. pmc The development of imitation in infancy
    Susan S Jones
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, 1101 East 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:2325-35. 2009
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  56. ncbi Is the mirror neuron system involved in imitation? A short review and meta-analysis
    Pascal Molenberghs
    The University of Queensland, Queensland Brain Institute and School of Psychology, St Lucia, Australia
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 33:975-80. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that parietal and frontal regions which extend beyond the classical mirror neuron network are crucial for imitation...
  57. pmc EEG mu rhythm and imitation impairments in individuals with autism spectrum disorder
    R Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98185, USA
    Brain Cogn 64:228-37. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that there is execution/observation matching system dysfunction in individuals with autism and that this matching system is related to degree of impairment in imitation abilities...
  58. ncbi Common and differential neural mechanisms supporting imitation of meaningful and meaningless actions
    Raffaella I Rumiati
    Cognitive Neuroscience Sector, Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati SISSA, Trieste, Italy
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1420-31. 2005
    ..In contrast, imitation of meaningful actions differentially involves semantic processing as evidenced by activation of areas belonging to the ventral stream...
  59. ncbi How do apes ape?
    Andrew Whiten
    Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution, Scottish Primate Research Group, School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
    Learn Behav 32:36-52. 2004
    ..We conclude by sketching the kind of decision tree that appears to underlie the deployment of these alternatives...
  60. ncbi Hyperimitation of actions is related to reduced understanding of others' minds in autism spectrum conditions
    Stephanie Spengler
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 68:1148-55. 2010
    ..has noted that individuals with autism spectrum conditions (ASC) frequently exhibit heightened spontaneous imitative behavior, with symptoms of echolalia and echopraxia...
  61. ncbi Functions of the mirror neuron system: implications for neurorehabilitation
    Giovanni Buccino
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Sezione di Fisiologia, Universita di Parma, Via Volturno 39, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:55-63. 2006
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  62. ncbi Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and the question of cumulative culture: an experimental approach
    Sarah Marshall-Pescini
    Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, KY16 9JU, UK
    Anim Cogn 11:449-56. 2008
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  63. ncbi A PET exploration of the neural mechanisms involved in reciprocal imitation
    J Decety
    INSERM Unit 280, 151 Cours Albert Thomas, 69424 Lyon Cedex 3, France
    Neuroimage 15:265-72. 2002
    ..This pattern of results suggests that these regions play a specific role in distinguishing internally produced actions from those generated by others...
  64. ncbi An interference effect of observed biological movement on action
    J M Kilner
    Institut des Sciences Cognitives, 67 Boulevard Pinel, Bron 69675, France
    Curr Biol 13:522-5. 2003
    ..These results suggest that the simultaneous activation of the overlapping neural networks that process movement observation and execution infers a measurable cost to motor control...
  65. pmc fMRI adaptation reveals mirror neurons in human inferior parietal cortex
    Trevor T J Chong
    St Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Curr Biol 18:1576-80. 2008
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  66. pmc What imitation tells us about social cognition: a rapprochement between developmental psychology and cognitive neuroscience
    Andrew N Meltzoff
    Center for Mind, Brain and Learning, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 358:491-500. 2003
    ..Imitation is doubly revealing: it is used by infants to learn about adults, and by scientists to understand the organization and functioning of the brain...
  67. pmc Dissociable roles of human inferior frontal gyrus during action execution and observation
    Clare Press
    The Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, UCL, 12 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuroimage 60:1671-7. 2012
    ..Activation may instead reflect alternative mechanisms, such as encoding of the semantic features of actions...
  68. ncbi Integrating the study of conformity and culture in humans and nonhuman animals
    Nicolas Claidière
    Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution, School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9JP, Scotland, UK
    Psychol Bull 138:126-45. 2012
    ..Our review suggests excellent opportunities for social and natural scientists to join forces in building an interdisciplinary and integrative approach to the pervasive phenomenon of conformity...
  69. pmc Able-bodied wild chimpanzees imitate a motor procedure used by a disabled individual to overcome handicap
    Catherine Hobaiter
    Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution and Scottish Primate Research Group, School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 5:e11959. 2010
    ..The motivation for able-bodied chimpanzees copying his variant is unknown, but the fact that they do is evidence that the imitative learning of motor procedures from others is a natural trait of wild chimpanzees...
  70. ncbi Impaired mirror-image imitation in Asperger and high-functioning autistic subjects
    Sari Avikainen
    Brain Research Unit, Low Temperature Laboratory, Helsinki University of Technology, FIN 02015 HUT, Espoo, Finland
    Curr Biol 13:339-41. 2003
    ..These results provide a new insight into the difficulties that autistic subjects face in viewing and understanding actions of others...
  71. ncbi Emulation and "overemulation" in the social learning of causally opaque versus causally transparent tool use by 23- and 30-month-olds
    Nicola McGuigan
    School of Life Sciences, Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, Scotland, UK
    J Exp Child Psychol 104:367-81. 2009
    ..More broadly the emerging patterns of results suggest, rather counterintuitively, that the human species becomes more imitative rather than less imitative with age, in some ways "mindlessly" so...
  72. ncbi Over-imitating preschoolers believe unnecessary actions are normative and enforce their performance by a third party
    Ben Kenward
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Exp Child Psychol 112:195-207. 2012
    ..This study demonstrates an early link between two processes of fundamental importance for human culture: faithful imitation and the adherence to and enforcement of norms...
  73. ncbi Is suicide contagious? A study of the relation between exposure to the suicidal behavior of others and nearly lethal suicide attempts
    J A Mercy
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:120-7. 2001
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  74. ncbi Resisting motor mimicry: control of imitation involves processes central to social cognition in patients with frontal and temporo-parietal lesions
    Stephanie Spengler
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Department of Cognitive Neurology, Leipzig, Germany
    Soc Neurosci 5:401-16. 2010
    ..These findings provide new insight into the functional processes underlying the control of shared representations and suggest a novel link between embodied and higher-level social cognition...
  75. ncbi Index finger movement imitation by human neonates: motivation, learning, and left-hand preference
    Emese Nagy
    Department of Psychology, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK
    Pediatr Res 58:749-53. 2005
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  76. ncbi Imitation in infancy: the development of mimicry
    Susan S Jones
    Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:593-9. 2007
    ..It is more likely a category of different ways of combining and using different types of knowledge, some of which develop across the first 2 years of life...
  77. ncbi Human parietal cortex in action
    Jody C Culham
    Department of Psychology, Social Science Centre, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 5C2
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 16:205-12. 2006
    ..We review the known subregions of the human posterior parietal cortex and the principles behind their organization...
  78. ncbi Modeling imitation and emulation in constrained search spaces
    Alberto Acerbi
    University of Stockholm, Sweden
    Learn Behav 39:104-14. 2011
    ....
  79. ncbi Top-down modulation of motor priming by belief about animacy
    Roman Liepelt
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Department of Psychology, Leipzig, Germany
    Exp Psychol 57:221-7. 2010
    ..The stronger motor priming effect for the biological agent suggests that the "direct matching system" is tuned to represent actions of animate agents...
  80. pmc Movements, actions and tool-use actions: an ideomotor approach to imitation
    Cristina Massen
    Department of Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Stephanstrasse 1a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:2349-58. 2009
    ..We argue that, in order to account for these findings, ideomotor theory needs to be extended to take mappings between bodily movements and environmental effects into account...
  81. pmc Imitation dynamics of vaccination behaviour on social networks
    Feng Fu
    Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, One Brattle Square, Suite 6, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:42-9. 2011
    ..Our work sheds light on how imitation of peers shapes individual vaccination choices in social networks...
  82. ncbi Do simple intransitive finger movements consistently activate frontoparietal mirror neuron areas in humans?
    M Jonas
    NeuroImage Nord, Hamburg Kiel Lübeck, Germany
    Neuroimage 36:T44-53. 2007
    ..We propose that the responsiveness of human frontoparietal mirror neuron areas to simple intransitive movements critically depends on the experimental context...
  83. ncbi My eyes want to look where your eyes are looking: exploring the tendency to imitate another individual's gaze
    Paola Ricciardelli
    Department of Neurological and Vision Sciences, Section of Physiology, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona Cognitive Science Laboratory, Rovereto Branch, University of Trento, Italy
    Neuroreport 13:2259-64. 2002
    ..This is likely linked to a strong tendency to share attentional states of other individuals, known as joint attention...
  84. ncbi The role of selective attention in matching observed and executed actions
    Trevor T J Chong
    St Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 47:786-95. 2009
    ..Together these findings demonstrate the importance of selective mechanisms in the filtering of task-irrelevant actions, and indicate a role for top-down control in limiting the motoric simulation of observed actions...
  85. pmc Neither infants nor toddlers catch yawns from their mothers
    Ailsa Millen
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Biol Lett 7:440-2. 2011
    ..The results suggest that, even when witnessing yawns by someone with whom they have a strong and positive emotional relationship, very young children do not show contagious yawning...
  86. ncbi Automatic mimicry reactions as related to differences in emotional empathy
    Marianne Sonnby-Borgström
    Department of Psychology, Lund University, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 43:433-43. 2002
    ..Thus, the differences between the groups in emotional empathy appeared to be related to differences in automatic somatic reactions to facial stimuli rather than to differences in their conscious interpretation of the emotional situation...
  87. ncbi Transmission of multiple traditions within and between chimpanzee groups
    Andrew Whiten
    Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution and Scottish Primate Research Group, School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9JP, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 17:1038-43. 2007
    ..The convergence of these results with those from the wild implies a richness in chimpanzees' capacity for culture, a richness that parsimony suggests was shared with our common ancestor...
  88. ncbi Imitative response tendencies in patients with frontal brain lesions
    Marcel Brass
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuropsychology 17:265-71. 2003
    ..Furthermore, it was shown that the inhibition of imitative responses is functionally unrelated to Stroop interference...
  89. ncbi Do dogs (Canis familiaris) show contagious yawning?
    Aimee L Harr
    Department of Psychology, Hiram College, 11715 Garfield Road, Hiram, OH 44234 0067, USA
    Anim Cogn 12:833-7. 2009
    ..in Biol Lett 4:446-448, 2008)...
  90. ncbi Cognitive imitation in rhesus macaques
    Francys Subiaul
    Department of Anthropology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Science 305:407-10. 2004
    ..Both monkeys learned new sequences more rapidly after observing an expert execute those sequences than when they had to learn new sequences entirely by trial and error...
  91. ncbi Neural mechanisms of imitation and 'mirror neuron' functioning in autistic spectrum disorder
    Justin H G Williams
    Department of Child Health, University of Aberdeen Medical School, Royal Aberdeen Children s Hospital, Aberdeen AB25 2ZG, UK
    Neuropsychologia 44:610-21. 2006
    ..Such poor integration is likely to adversely affect the development of ToM through imitation as well as other aspects of social cognitive function in ASD...
  92. ncbi Facial EMG responses to dynamic emotional facial expressions in boys with disruptive behavior disorders
    Minet de Wied
    Department of Child and Adolescent Studies, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Psychiatr Res 40:112-21. 2006
    ..In conclusion, facial mimicry responses to angry facial expressions were subnormal in DBD boys, which may be a sign of a deficient early component in the process of emotional empathy, and thus play a role in impaired empathic responding...
  93. ncbi Social learning mechanisms and cumulative cultural evolution. Is imitation necessary?
    Christine A Caldwell
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, United Kingdom
    Psychol Sci 20:1478-83. 2009
    ....
  94. pmc Dogs catch human yawns
    Ramiro M Joly-Mascheroni
    School of Psychology, Birkbeck, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Biol Lett 4:446-8. 2008
    ..Understanding the mechanism as well as the function of contagious yawning between humans and dogs requires more detailed investigation...
  95. ncbi Why do I like you when you behave like me? Neural mechanisms mediating positive consequences of observing someone being imitated
    Simone Kühn
    Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Soc Neurosci 5:384-92. 2010
    ..Moreover mOFC/vmPFC shows higher effective connectivity with striatum and mid-posterior insula during being imitated compared to not being imitated...
  96. pmc Signature whistle shape conveys identity information to bottlenose dolphins
    V M Janik
    Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution and Sea Mammal Research Unit, School of Biology, University of St Andrews, Fife KY16 8LB, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:8293-7. 2006
    ..Thus, dolphins are the only animals other than humans that have been shown to transmit identity information independent of the caller's voice or location...
  97. pmc The cultural dynamics of copycat suicide
    Alex Mesoudi
    Biological and Experimental Psychology Group, School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e7252. 2009
    ..These findings can help to clarify and formalise existing hypotheses and to guide future empirical work relating to real-life copycat suicides...
  98. pmc Neural circuits involved in imitation and perspective-taking
    Philip L Jackson
    Social Cognitive Neuroscience Institute for Leaning and Brain Science, Box 357988, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7988, USA
    Neuroimage 31:429-39. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the 1st-person perspective is more tightly coupled to the sensory-motor system than the 3rd-person perspective, which requires additional visuospatial transformation...
  99. ncbi Gaze following and joint attention in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta)
    N J Emery
    School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, Scotland
    J Comp Psychol 111:286-93. 1997
    ..These results provide evidence that rhesus monkeys follow gaze and use the attention cues of other monkeys to orient their own attention to objects...
  100. ncbi Effect of parental R-rated movie restriction on adolescent smoking initiation: a prospective study
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Pediatrics 114:149-56. 2004
    ..To determine if young adolescents who report that their parents restrict viewing R-rated movies have a lower risk of trying smoking in the future...
  101. ncbi Action observation has a positive impact on rehabilitation of motor deficits after stroke
    Denis Ertelt
    Department of Neurology and Neuroimage Nord, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Lubeck, Germany
    Neuroimage 36:T164-73. 2007
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Research Grants66

  1. Imitation from television during infancy
    Rachel Barr; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..They will also have important applied implications for developing effective educational programs for normal infants and intervention programs for compromised infants in this expanding digital world. ..
  2. Neural mechanisms of imitative behavior: Implications for mental health
    KATHRYN AMY CROSS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Improved understanding of control of imitation at a basic level in normal populations will provide a platform to explore deficits in imitation and the mirror neuron system in psychiatric illnesses such as autism spectrum disorders. ..
  3. Definition and Development of the Phenotype of Autism
    Sally Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  4. Teaching Nonverbal Children with Autism Useful Speech
    Sally Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..4) Finally, a short-term pilot study using random assignment of matched participants and single subject design will be conducted to examine efficacy of each approach. ..
  5. Infants' responses to attentional and emotional cues
    BETTY REPACHOLI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Social Skills and Social Understanding in Toddlers
    CELIA BROWNELL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A series of five successive cross-sectional studies is proposed to test and evaluate the tasks. Each study will include 18 and 24 month olds. ..
  7. Multimodal maps of human imitative behavior
    Marco Iacoboni; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  8. PEER FUNCTIONING, SUICIDALITY, TRANSITION TO ADOLESCENCE
    Mitchell Prinstein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Analyses will include MAC/SEM for evaluation of predictor variables across the normative and clinical samples and growth curve analyses to track effects of across time. ..
  9. THE CHILD'S THEORY OF MIND
    HENRY WELLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Phonotactic Sensitivity in Children with and without SLI
    JEFFRY COADY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Weak Prefrontal DC Stimulation and Tobacco Craving
    David Newlin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed study is needed to guide future research on tDCS neurotechnology to supplement conventional smoking cessation treatments and, particularly, to help prevent relapse. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Social & Language Deficits in Autism-Biology & Treament
    Marian Sigman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Bioinformatics Infrastructure for Large Scale Studies of Aphasia Recovery
    Steven Small; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, this infrastructure and data will be shared, and a user of the system from virtually anywhere could pose such questions using the relational database query interface. ..
  14. Neurology of Deficient Response Inhibition in ADHD
    STEWART MOSTOFSKY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Emotions and Behavioral Outcomes in Neglected Children
    Michael Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Cognitive and Spatial Systems in Action
    Laurel Buxbaum; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, it is expected to significantly advance our understanding of lM, a common clinical disorder whose presentation, subtypes, and neuroanatomic substrate remain poorly understood. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Conference and Workshop: Dynamical Systems Data Analysis
    STEVEN BOKER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  18. Functional MRI of Biphasic Alcohol Effects
    David Newlin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Therefore, this study will test one potential brain pathway-exaggerated biphasic rCBF responses-in the genetic transmission of AUDs. ..
  19. International Conference on Infant Studies-2006
    WALLACE DIXON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  20. Social and Cognitive Components of Play in Autism
    JESSICA HOBSON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Such findings would have direct clinical significance for the focus and scope of social interventions to facilitate cognitive development among children with autism. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Early Memory Development: Mechanisms and Methods
    Patricia Bauer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In the 20-plus-year balance of my professional career, I will share my expertise with the undergradu ate and graduate students that I train and with the field at large. ..
  22. A Twin Study of Imitative Behavior
    SUSAN FENSTERMACHER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Though evidence for individual differences in imitative behavior has become plentiful in recent years, very little research to date has sought to explore the nature of these ..
  23. Learning and Representation in Auditory Perception
    Eduardo Mercado; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The skills, training, and data obtained from this award will be used to support the candidate's development of an RO1 application. ..
  24. School-based expressive writing intervention trials for youth exposed to violence
    WENDY L KLIEWER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  25. Integrative Study of Vocal Development
    DAVID VICARIO; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  26. Mediators of Violence Exposure and Drug Use in Youth
    Wendy Kliewer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It has potential to reduce the tremendous societal costs of drug use by identifying behavioral and physiological correlates of inflation and escalation of drug use in adolescence. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. TRAINING IN DEVELOPMENTAL RESEARCH
    Barbara Rogoff; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This application seeks continuation of support for 4 predoctoral and 2 two-year postdoctoral trainees each year. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. VAS-COG 2007
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Many vascular cognitive disorders are preventable and potentially reversible. VAS-COG will provide a forum in which information on these important conditions can be exchanged and disseminated. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Preventing Problems for Girls in Foster Care
    LESLIE LEVE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. NEUROBIOLOGIC ORIGINS AND INNOVATIVE TREATMENT OF AUTISM
    Rebecca Landa; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Taken as a whole, the projects should add significantly to our knowledge of the ontogeny of autism and thereby lead to the development of novel treatment approaches. ..
  31. Disentangling Pathways of Adolescent Sexual Risk from Problem Behavior Syndrome
    KATHRYN BROOKMEYER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Melanoma Pathogenesis
    Linda Titus Ernstoff; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..e., slide preparation) of pathology specimens, and the refinement of laboratory techniques for analyzing chromosome 9p21 alterations. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. Perceptual aspects of language comprehension
    ROLF ZWAAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  34. SELECTIVE ATTENTION TO THE PARTS OF AN OBJECT
    SHAUN VECERA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. TRAINING IN DEVELOPMENTAL RESEARCH
    Barbara Rogoff; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposal seeks support for 4 predoctoral and 2 two-year postdoctoral trainees each year. ..
  36. DYNAMIC POSTURAL EQUILIBRIUM
    STEVEN BOKER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  37. Predicting Responsiveness to Imitation Intervention
    Wendy Stone; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of this research will have implications for the design of interventions for other core deficits of autism. ..
  38. Temperament, Distraction, and Early Vocabulary
    WALLACE DIXON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Results should provide evidence of underlying mechanisms linking dimensions of temperament to language delay. ..
  39. CORTICAL & SUBCORTICAL BRAIN MECHANISMS UNDERLYING ADHD
    STEWART MOSTOFSKY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Research will be conducted in a multidisciplinary environment enhanced by the addition of the F M. Kirby Center for Functional Brain Imaging. ..
  40. Children's Anxiety Regulation and Maternal Communication
    Marian Sigman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  41. Controlling Auditory Feedback in Songbird Vocalization
    DAVID VICARIO; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The eventual results will advance our understanding of fundamental mechanisms of vocal learning in songbirds. ..
  42. Religiosity and Adolescent Alcohol Use
    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results will have implications for understanding the mechanism of relationships between religiosity and alcohol use, and will have implications for design of prevention programs in school or community settings. ..
  43. Innovative Training Methods for Improving Work Outcome
    Robert Kern; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. International Conference on Infant Studies
    WALLACE DIXON; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  45. Insular AD Pathology and Autonomic Function
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. Dyspraxia and Autonomic Control in Very Early AD
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Some dementia treatments are known to reduce HRV, and possibly mortality as well. Alternatively, some psychotropics may increase arrhythmia-related mortality, possibly via a central mechanism. ..
  47. Motor Correlates of Song Plasticity in Adult Songbirds
    Brenton Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results will be further our understanding of how vocal plasticity is manifested in motor correlates of song. ..
  48. Vulnerability and Protective Factors for Early Onset
    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Latent transition analyses will be used to characterize sequences of onset. The results will have implications for the understanding of early onset of substance use and the design of prevention programs for children. ..
  49. TRAINING IN COGNITIVE AND COMPUTATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE
    Michael Arbib; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The plan for the postdoctoral position focuses on permitting a student trained in psychology or linguistics to gain additional expertise related to cognitive and computational neuroscience. ..
  50. Parent Training, Dual Diagnosis, and Children with MR
    Laura Lee McIntyre; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  51. NEURAL MECHANISMS OF VOCAL LEARNING
    SARAH BOTTJER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. Etiology of Working Memory Deficit in Schizophrenia
    Sohee Park; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Moreover, specifying abnormal mechanisms within WM in relation to attention, affect and brain activation patterns could lead to targeted strategies that might ameliorate WM deficits and improve adaptive functioning in SZ. ..
  53. COMPONENTS OF WORKING MEMORY DEFICIT IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Sohee Park; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  54. Neural Mechanisms of Planning and Control of Movement
    Giuseppe Pellizzer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  55. EFFECTS OF TEMPORAL STRUCTURE ON MEMORY FOR EVENTS
    Patricia Bauer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Investigations of the long-term fate of early memories, and of the impact of early determinants on later auto-biographical reports, are the subjects of the final three experiments. ..
  56. International Congress of Neuroethology
    SARAH BOTTJER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Thus, benefits to American scientists in general, and to young investigators in particular, will be the opportunity for exposure to cutting-edge research and techniques from around the World. ..
  57. Functional MRI of Sensory-Motor Metaphor Processing
    Rutvik Desai; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We aim to provide a better characterization of this system, which will be critical in understanding these diseases and in formulating rational approaches to language relearning and remediation. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Cognitive Strengths and Weaknesses in Down syndrome
    DEBORAH FIDLER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  59. YOUNG CHILDREN'S VULNERABILITY TO SUBSTANCE USE
    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  60. Working memory capacity in children with SLI
    Klara Marton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  61. Neurocognitive consequences of cannabis use
    Sohee Park; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Thus the outcome of this proposal will directly form the basis for systematic neuroimaging investigations of the origins of cannabis neurotoxicity and cannabis potential role in psychosis. ..
  62. Infants' and Mothers' Responses to being Imitated
    ELISE MASUR; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  63. The impact of inhibition control on working memory in children with SLI
    Klara Marton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Inhibition control may underlie many of those difficulties that children with SLI experience in everyday learning situations. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..