Caltech Conte Center Publications

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Anterior insula activity reflects the effects of intentionality on the anticipation of aversive stimulation Liljeholm M, Dunne S, O'Doherty JP. "Anterior insula activity reflects the effects of intentionality on the anticipation of aversive stimulation". J Neurosci. 2014 Aug 20;34(34):11339-48. PMCID: PMC4138342. Publication 08/20/2014
The Parietal Reach Region Selectively Anti-Synchronizes with Dorsal Premotor Cortex during Planning Stetson, C. and Andersen, R.A. (2014). "The Parietal Reach Region Selectively Anti-Synchronizes with Dorsal Premotor Cortex during Planning" Journal of Neuroscience. 34(36):11948-11958.  PMID: 25186742. PMCID: PMC4152603. Publication 09/03/2014
Spatial and temporal eye-hand coordination relies on the Parietal Reach Region. Hwang, E.J., Hauschild, M., Wilke, M., and Andersen, R.A. (2014). "Spatial and temporal eye-hand coordination relies on the Parietal Reach Region." Journal of Neuroscience. 34(38):12884-12892. PMID 25232123. PMCID: PMC4166167. Publication 09/17/2014
Toward more versatile and intuitive cortical brain-machine interfaces Andersen, R.A., Kellis, S., Klaes, C., and Aflalo, T. (2014). "Toward more versatile and intuitive cortical brain-machine interfaces." Current Biology. 24, R885-897. PMID: 25247368. Publication 09/22/2014
A cognitive neuroprosthetic that uses cortical stimulation for somatosensory feedback. Klaes, C., Shi, Y., Kellis, S., Minxha, J., Revechkis, B., and Andersen, R.A. (2014). "A cognitive neuroprosthetic that uses cortical stimulation for somatosensory feedback." Journal of Neural Engineering. 11 (2014) 056024. PMID: 25242377. Publication 09/22/2014
Validating the Why/How Contrast for Functional MRI Studies of Theory of Mind. R. Spunt, R. Adolphs (2014).  “Validating the Why/How Contrast for Functional MRI Studies of Theory of Mind.”  Neuroimage 99: 301-311. Publication 10/01/2014
Brain-machine interface for eye movements Graf, B.A.A. and Andersen, R.A. (2014). "Brain-machine interface for eye movements." PNAS 111(49) 17630-17635  PMID: 25422454. PMCID: PMC4267382. Publication 10/24/2014
Dopamine reward prediction error responses reflect marginal utility. Stauffer WR, Lak A, Schultz W. "Dopamine reward prediction error responses reflect marginal utility." Curr Biol 24: 2491-2500, 2014.  PMID: 25283778.  PMCID: PMC4228052  Publication 11/03/2014
Attention, reward and information seeking J. Gottlieb, M. Hayhoe, O. Hikosaka, A. Rangel “Attention, reward and information seeking”, Journal of Neuroscience, 2014, 34(46): 15497-15504. PMID: 25392517. PMCID: PMC4228145 Publication 11/12/2014
Parietal neural prosthetic control of a computer cursor in a graphical-userinterface task Revechkis, B., Aflalo, T., Kellis, S., Pouratian., N., and Andersen, R.A. (2014). "Parietal neural prosthetic control of a computer cursor in a graphical-userinterface task." Journal of Neural Engineering. 11 (2014) 066014. PMID: 25394419. Publication 11/14/2014
The Amygdala and Social Perception L. Harrison, R. Adolphs (in press).  “The Amygdala and Social Perception”.  CHAPTER in: Brain Mapping: an Encyclopedic Reference.  Elsevier (in press). Publication 12/01/2014
Investigating attention in complex visual search C. Kovach, R. Adolphs (2014).  “Investigating attention in complex visual search.”  Vision Research doi:10.1016/j.visres.2014.11.011 Publication 12/08/2014
Dopamine modulates the neural representation of subjective value of food in hungry subjects Medic N, Ziauddeen H, Vestergaard MD, Henning E, Schultz W, Farooqi IS, Fletcher PC. Dopamine modulates the neural representation of subjective value of food in hungry subjects. J Neurosci 34: 16877-16889, 2014.  PMID: 25505337.  PMCID: PMC4261106 Publication 12/10/2014
Predicting oculomotor behaviour from correlated populations of posterior parietal neurons Graf, B.A.A. and Andersen, R.A. (2015). "Predicting oculomotor behaviour from correlated populations of posterior parietal neurons" Nature Communications 6:6024 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms7024  PMID: 25613525.  Publication 01/23/2015
Computation in dynamically bounded asymmetric systems U. Rutishauser, JJ. Slotine, RJ. Douglas."Computation in dynamically bounded asymmetric systems ." PLOS Computational Biology, 11(1): e1004039, (2015).  PMID:  25617645 Publication 01/24/2015
Folk explanations of behavior: a specialized use of a domain-general mechanism R. Spunt, J. Elison, R. Adolphs (2014).  “Folk explanations of behavior: a specialized use of a domain-general mechanism.”  Psychological Science (in press). Publication View File 02/01/2015
Deconstructing and reconstructing theory of mind S. Schaafsma, D. Pfaff, R. Spunt, R. Adolphs (2015).  “Deconstructing and reconstructing theory of mind.”  Trends in Cognitive Sciences (in press). Publication 02/01/2015
Dietary self-control is related to the speed with which health and taste attributes are processed, N. Sullivan, C. Hutcherson, A. Harris, A. Rangel. “Dietary self-control is related to the speed with which health and taste attributes are processed,” 2015,  Psychological Science, 26(2): 122-134.   Publication 02/09/2015
Single-unit recordings in the macaque face patch system reveal limitations of fMRI MVPA Dubois, J., deBerker, A., and Tsao, D.Y. (2015). Single-unit recordings in the macaque face patch system reveal limitations of fMRI MVPA. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 2791-2802. PMCID PMC4323541. Publication 02/11/2015
Economic choices reveal probability distortion in macaque monkeys Stauffer, W.R., Lak, A., and Schultz, W. (2015). Economic choices reveal probability distortion in macaque monkeys. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 3146-3154. PMCID PMC4331632. Publication 02/18/2015
A specific hypoactivationin the temporo-parietal junction/ posterior STS in response to social awkward situations in autism Pantelis, P., Byrge, L., Tyszka, J.M., Adolphs, R., and Kennedy, D. (2015). A specific hypoactivationin the temporo-parietal junction/ posterior STS in response to social awkward situations in autism. SCAN 10, 1348-1356. PMCID PMC4590532. Publication 02/19/2015
The unsolved problems of neuroscience Adolphs, R. (2015). The unsolved problems of neuroscience. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 19, 173-175. PMCID PMC4574630. Publication 02/20/2015
A causal role for posterior medial frontal cortex in choice-induced preference change Izuma, K., Akula, S., Murayama, Y., Wu, D.-A., Iacoboni, M., and Adolphs, R. (2015). A causal role for posterior medial frontal cortex in choice-induced preference change. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 3598-3606. PMID 25716858.  Publication 02/25/2015
Characterizing the associative content of brain structures involved in habitual and goal-directed actions in humans: a multivariate FMRI study McNamee, D., Liljeholm, M., Zika, O., and O'Doherty, J.P. (2015). Characterizing the associative content of brain structures involved in habitual and goal-directed actions in humans: a multivariate fMRI study. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 3764-3771. PMCID PMC4348182. Publication 03/04/2015
A biologically plausible computational theory for value integration and action selection in decisions with competing alternatives Christopoulos, V., Bonaiuto, J., and Andersen, R.A. (2015). A biologically plausible computational theory for value integration and action selection in decisions with competing alternatives. PloS Computational Biology 11, e1004104. PMID 25803729. PMCID 4372613. Publication 03/24/2015
Amygdala lesions do not compromise the cortical network for false-belief reasoning Spunt, R., Elison, J.T., Dufour, N., Hurlemann, R., Saxe, R., and Adolphs, R. (2015). Amygdala lesions do not compromise the cortical network for false-belief reasoning. PNAS 112, 4827-4832. PMCID PMC4403179. Publication 03/30/2015
The primate amygdala in social perception -- insights from electrophysiological recordings and stimulation Rutishauser, U., Mamelak, A.N., and Adolphs, R. (2015). The primate amygdala in social perception -- insights from electrophysiological recordings and stimulation. Trends in Neurosciences 38, 295-306. PMCID PMC4417366. Publication 04/03/2015
Idiosyncratic brain activation patterns are associated with poor social comprehension in autism Byrge, L., Dubois, J., Tyszka, J.M., Adolphs, R., and Kennedy, D.P. (2015). Idiosyncratic brain activation patterns are associated with poor social comprehension in autism. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 5837-5850. PMCID: PMC4388936. Publication 04/08/2015
Differentiating neural systems mediating the acquisition vs. expression of goal-directed and habitual behavioral control Liljeholm, M., Dunne, S., and O'Doherty, J.P. (2015). Differentiating neural systems mediating the acquisition vs. expression of goal-directed and habitual behavioral control. European Journal of Neuroscience 41, 1358-1371. PMCID PMC4465201. Publication 04/18/2015
Neural mechanisms underlying human consensus decision-making Suzuki, S., Adachi, R., Dunne, S., Bossaerts, P., and O'Doherty, J.P. (2015). Neural mechanisms underlying human consensus decision-making. Neuron 86, 591-602. PMCID PMC4409560. Publication 04/22/2015
Neural computations mediating one-shot learning in the human brain Lee, S.W., O'Doherty, J.P., and Shimojo, S. (2015). Neural computations mediating one-shot learning in the human brain. PloS Biology 13, e1002137. PMCID PMC4412411. Publication 04/28/2015
Intelligent information loss: the coding of facial identity, head pose, and non-face information in the macaque face patch system Meyers, E., Borzello, M., Freiwald, W.A., and Tsao, D.Y. (2015). Intelligent information loss: the coding of facial identity, head pose, and non-face information in the macaque face patch system. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 7069-7081. PMCID PMC4420777. Publication 05/06/2015
Decoding motor imagery from the posterior parietal cortex of a tetraplegic human Aflalo, T., Kellis, S., Klaes, C., Lee, B., Shi, Y., Pejsa, K., Shanfield, K., Hayes-Jackson, S., Aisen, M., Heck, C., et al. (2015). Decoding motor imagery from the posterior parietal cortex of a tetraplegic human. Science 348, 906-910. PMID 25999506. NIHMSID 787667. Publication 05/22/2015
Early planning activity in frontal and parietal cortex in a simplified task Stetson, S., and Andersen, R.A. (2015). Early planning activity in frontal and parietal cortex in a simplified task. Journal of Neurophysiology 113, 3915-3922. PMCID PMC4480621. Publication 06/01/2015
The neural basis of conceptualizing the same action at different levels of abstraction Spunt, R., Kemmerer, D., and Adolphs, R. (2015). The neural basis of conceptualizing the same action at different levels of abstraction. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience pii:nsv084. PMID 26117505. PMCID PMC4927039. Publication 06/27/2015
Neuronal reward and decision signals: from theories to data Schultz, W. (2015). Neuronal reward and decision signals: from theories to data. Physiological Review 95, 853-951. PMCID PMC4491543. Publication 07/01/2015
A neurocomputational model of altruistic choice and its implications Hutcherson, C., Bushong, B., and Rangel, A. (2015). A neurocomputational model of altruistic choice and its implications. Neuron 87, 451-462. PMID 26182424. NIHMS 787401. Publication 07/15/2015
Neuropsychology: how many emotions are there? Dubois, J., and Adolphs, R. (2015). Neuropsychology: how many emotions are there?. Current Biology 25, R669-R672. PMID 26241145.  Publication 08/03/2015
Exploring the structure of human defensive responses from judgments of threat scenarios Harrison, L., Ahn, C., and Adolphs, R. (2015). Exploring the structure of human defensive responses from judgments of threat scenarios. PLoS One, e0133682. PMCID PMC4546605. Publication 08/21/2015
An enhanced default approach bias following human amygdala lesions Harrison, L., Hurlemann, R., and Adolphs, R. (2015). An enhanced default approach bias following human amygdala lesions. Psychological Science 26, 1543-1555. PMCID PMC4607547. Publication 09/03/2015
Components and characteristics of the dopamine reward utility signal Stauffer, W.R., Lak, A., Kobayashi, S., and Schultz, W. (2016). Components and characteristics of the dopamine reward utility signal. Journal of Comparative Neurology 524, 1699-1711. PMCID PMC4753145. Publication 09/08/2015
Emotional and utilitarian appraisals of moral dilemmas are encoded in separate areas and integrated in ventromedial prefrontal cortex Hutcherson, C., Montaser-Kouhsari, L., Woodward, J., and Rangel, A. (2015). Emotional and utilitarian appraisals of moral dilemmas are encoded in separate areas and integrated in ventromedial prefrontal cortex. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 12593-12605. PMCID PMC4563040. Publication 09/09/2015
Neurons in the human amygdala encode face identity but not gaze direction Mormann, F., Niedieck, J., Tudusciuc, O., Quesada, C.M., Coenen, V., Elger, C., and Adolphs, R. (2015). Neurons in the human amygdala encode face identity but not gaze direction. Nature Neuroscience 18, 1568-1570. PMCID PMC4624486. Publication 10/19/2015
Distinct Contributions of Ventromedial and Dorsolateral Subregions of the Human Substantia Nigra to Appetitive and Aversive Learning Pauli, W.M., Larsen, T., Collette, S., Tyszka, J.M., Seymour, B., and O'Doherty, J.P. (2015). Distinct Contributions of Ventromedial and Dorsolateral Subregions of the Human Substantia Nigra to Appetitive and Aversive Learning. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 14220-14233. PMCID PMC4683685. Publication 10/21/2015
Atypical visual saliency in autism spectrum disorder quantified through model-based eyetracking Wang, S., Jiang, M., Duchesne, X.M., Kennedy, D.P., Adolphs, R., and Zhao, Q. (2015). Atypical visual saliency in autism spectrum disorder quantified through model-based eyetracking. Neuron 88, 604-616. PMCID PMC4662072. Publication 10/22/2015
Hand shape representations in the human posterior parietal cortex Klaes, C., Kellis, S., Aflalo, T., Lee, B., Pejsa, K., Shanfield, K., Hayes-Jackson, S., Aisen, M., Heck, C., Liu, C., et al. (2015). Hand shape representations in the human posterior parietal cortex. The Journal of Neuroscience 35, 15466-15476. PMCID PMC4649012. Publication 11/18/2015
How the brain represents other minds Dubois, J., and Adolphs, R. (2016). How the brain represents other minds. PNAS 113, 19-21. PMCID PMC4711830. Publication 12/23/2015
A neuronal reward inequity signal in primate striatum Baez-Mendoza, R., van Coeverden, C., and Schultz, W. (2016). A neuronal reward inequity signal in primate striatum. Journal of Neurophysiology 115, 68-79. PMCID PMC4760476. Publication 01/01/2016
Reward functions of the basal ganglia Schultz, W. (2016). Reward functions of the basal ganglia. Journal of Neural Transmission in press. PMID 26838982.  Publication 02/02/2016
Dopamine reward prediction error signalling: a two-component response Schultz, W. (2016). Dopamine reward prediction error signalling: a two-component response. Nature Reviews Neuroscience 17, 183-195. PMID 26865020. Publication 02/11/2016