Published Papers


2010
Changes in spinal reflex excitability associated with motor sequence learning.

Lungu O, Frigon A, Piché M, Rainville PRossignol SDoyon J.
J Neurophysiol. 2010 May;103(5):2675-83. Epub 2010 Mar 17.
doi:10.1152/jn.00006.2010


Dissection of perceptual, motor and autonomic components of brain activity evoked by noxious stimulation.

Piché M, Arsenault M, Rainville P.
Pain. 2010 Apr 21. [Epub ahead of print] doi:10.1016/j.pain.2010.01.005


Disturbed sexual dimorphism of brain activation during mental rotation in schizophrenia.

Jiménez JA, Mancini-Marïe A, Lakis N, Rinaldi M, Mendrek A.
Schizophr Res. 2010 Apr 10. [Epub ahead of print] doi:10.1016/j.schres.2010.03.011


Cortical thickness and pain sensitivity in zen meditators.

Grant JA, Courtemanche J, Duerden EG, Duncan GH, Rainville P.
Emotion. 2010 Feb;10(1):43-53.
doi: 10.1037/a0018334

2009
Cerebral and spinal modulation of pain by emotions.

Roy M, Piché M, Chen JI, Peretz I, Rainville P.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print] doi:10.1073/pnas.0904706106


Cerebral and cerebrospinal processes underlying counterirritation analgesia.

Piché M, Arsenault M, Rainville P.
J Neurosci. 2009 Nov 11;29(45):14236-46.
doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2341-09.2009


The multifaceted nature of the relationship between performance and brain activity in motor sequence learning.

Orban P, Peigneux P, Lungu O, Albouy G, Breton E, Laberenne F, Benali H, Maquet P, Doyon J.
Neuroimage. 2009 Sep 2. [Epub ahead of print] doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2009.08.055


Differential effects of cognitive demand on human cortical activation associated with vibrotactile stimulation.

Albanese MC, Duerden EG, Bohotin V, Rainville P, Duncan GH.
J Neurophysiol. 2009 Sep;102(3):1623-31. Epub 2009 Jun 24.
doi:10.1152/jn.91295.2008


Brain activity in near-death experiencers during a meditative state.

Beauregard M, Courtemanche J, Paquette V.
Resuscitation. 2009 Sep;80(9):1006-10. Epub 2009 Jul 1.
doi:10.1016/j.resuscitation.2009.05.006


The neural basis of unconditional love.

Beauregard M, Courtemanche J, Paquette V, Landry St-Pierre E.
Psychiatry Res. 2009 May 15;172(2):93-98. Epub 2009 Mar 25.
doi:10.1016/j.pscychresns.2008.11.003


Contributions of the basal ganglia and functionally related brain structures to motor learning.

Doyon J, Bellec P, Amsel R, Penhune V, Monchi OCarrier J, Lehéricy S, Benali H.
Behav Brain Res. 2009 Apr 12;199(1):61-75. Epub 2008 Nov 17.
doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2008.11.012


Brain activity associated with the electrodermal reactivity to acute heat pain.

Dubé AA, Duquette M, Roy M, Lepore F, Duncan G, Rainville P. 
Neuroimage. 2009 Mar 1;45(1):169-80. Epub 2008 Nov 5.
doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.10.024


Basal ganglia and frontal involvement in self-generated and externally-triggered finger movements in the dominant and non-dominant hand.

François-Brosseau, F.E., Martinu, K., Strafella, A.P., Petrides, M., Simard, F., Monchi, O.
Eur J Neurosci. 2009 Mar;29(6):1277-86.
doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.2009.06671.x


Characterization of cardiac-related noise in fMRI of the cervical spinal cord.

Piché M, Cohen-Adad J, Nejad MK, Perlbarg V, Xie G, Beaudoin G, Benali H, Rainville P.
Magn Reson Imaging. 2009 Apr;27(3):300-10. Epub 2008 Sep 17.
doi:10.1016/j.mri.2008.07.019


The case for not combining men and women in neurocognitive studies for schizophrenia.

Jiménez J, Mancini-Marïe A, Mendrek A.
Schizophr Res. 2009 Mar;108(1-3):293-4. Epub 2009 Jan 16.
doi:10.1016/j.schres.2008.12.007


Sex differences in memory processing in schizophrenia: an event-related potential (ERP) study.

Guillem F, Mendrek A, Lavoie ME, Pampoulova T, Stip E.
Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2009 Feb 1;33(1):1-10. Epub 2008 Aug 7.
doi:10.1016/j.pnpbp.2008.08.002


Investigations on spinal cord fMRI of cats under ketamine.

Cohen-Adad J, Hoge RD, Leblond H, Xie G, Beaudoin G, Song AW, Krueger G, Doyon J, Benali H, Rossignol S.
Neuroimage. 2009 Jan 15;44(2):328-39. Epub 2008 Oct 2.
doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.09.023

2008
Toward a Meta-Analytic Approach of Sex Differences in Episodic Memory of Schizophrenia Patients: Exploratory Findings

Mendrek A, Sepehry A.A., Stip E.
Clinical Schizophrenia & Related Psychoses, 2008 Oct 10;2(3):217-25.
doi:10.3371/CSRP.2.3.3


Double-layer estimation of intra- and extracerebral hemoglobin concentration with a time-resolved system.

Gagnon L, Gauthier C, Hoge RDLesage F, Selb J, Boas DA.
J Biomed Opt. 2008 Sep-Oct;13(5):054019.
doi:10.1117/1.2982524


Motor sequence learning and movement disorders.

Doyon J.
Curr Opin Neurol. 2008 Aug;21(4):478-83.
doi:10.1097/WCO.0b013e328304b6a3


Detection of multiple pathways in the spinal cord using q-ball imaging.

Cohen-Adad J, Descoteaux M, Rossignol SHoge RD, Deriche R, Benali H.
Neuroimage. 2008 Aug 15;42(2):739-49. Epub 2008 Apr 30.
doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.04.243


Regions, systems, and the brain: hierarchical measures of functional integration in fMRI.

Marrelec G, Bellec P, Krainik A, Duffau H, Pélégrini-Issac M, Lehéricy S, Benali H, Doyon J.
Med Image Anal. 2008 Aug;12(4):484-96. Epub 2008 Feb 15.
doi:10.1016/j.media.2008.02.002


Motor sequence learning increases sleep spindles and fast frequencies in post-training sleep.

Morin A, Doyon J, Dostie V, Barakat M, Hadj Tahar A, Korman M, Benali H, Karni A, Ungerleider LG, Carrier J.
Sleep. 2008 Aug 1;31(8):1149-56.


Functional neuroanatomical networks associated with expertise in motor imagery.

Guillot A, Collet C, Nguyen VA, Malouin F, Richards C, Doyon J.
Neuroimage. 2008 Jul 15;41(4):1471-83. Epub 2008 Apr 4.
doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.03.042


Dopamine depletion impairs frontostriatal functional connectivity during a set-shifting task.

Nagano-Saito A, Leyton M, Monchi O, Goldberg YK, He Y, Dagher A.
J Neurosci. 2008 Apr 2;28(14):3697-706.
doi:10.1523/jneurosci.3921-07.2008


In vivo DTI of the healthy and injured cat spinal cord at high spatial and angular resolution.

Cohen-Adad J, Benali H, Hoge RDRossignol S.
Neuroimage. 2008 Apr 1;40(2):685-97. Epub 2007 Dec 3.
doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.11.031


Large-scale neural model validation of partial correlation analysis for effective connectivity investigation in functional MRI.

Marrelec G, Kim J, Doyon J, Horwitz B.
Hum Brain Mapp. 2009 Mar;30(3):941-50.
doi:10.1002/hbm.20555


Recent advances in neuroimaging methods.

Monchi O, Benali H, Doyon J, P Strafella A.
Int J Biomed Imaging. 2008;2008:218582.
doi:10.1155/2008/218582


BOLD-Perfusion Coupling during Monocular and Binocular Stimulation.

Gauthier C, Hoge RD.
Int J Biomed Imaging. 2008;2008:628718.
doi:10.1155/2008/628718

2007
Activation detection in diffuse optical imaging by means of the general linear model.

Cohen-Adad J, Chapuisat S, Doyon J, Rossignol S, Lina JM, Benali H, Lesage F.
Med Image Anal. 2007 Dec;11(6):616-29. Epub 2007 Jun 22.
doi:10.1016/j.media.2007.06.002


Using partial correlation to enhance structural equation modeling of functional MRI data.

Marrelec G, Horwitz B, Kim J, Pélégrini-Issac M, Benali H, Doyon J.
Magn Reson Imaging. 2007 Oct;25(8):1181-9. Epub 2007 May 1.
doi:10.1016/j.mri.2007.02.012


Reversal of normal cerebral sexual dimorphism in schizophrenia: evidence and speculations.

Mendrek A.
Med Hypotheses. 2007;69(4):896-902. Epub 2007 Mar 26.
doi:10.1016/j.mehy.2007.01.064


Dimorphisme sexuel dans la schizophrénie.

Mendrek A.
Sante Ment Que. 2007 Spring;32(1):351-65.


Sex differences in the cerebral function associated with processing of aversive stimuli by schizophrenia patients.

Mendrek A, Mancini-Marië A, Fahim C, Stip E.
Aust N Z J Psychiatry. 2007 Feb;41(2):136-41.
doi:10.1080/00048670601109907


CORSICA: correction of structured noise in fMRI by automatic identification of ICA components.

Perlbarg V, Bellec P, Anton JL, Pélégrini-Issac M, Doyon J, Benali H.
Magn Reson Imaging. 2007 Jan;25(1):35-46. Epub 2006 Nov 30.
doi:10.1016/j.mri.2006.09.042

2006
Neural correlates of a mystical experience in Carmelite nuns.

Beauregard M, Paquette V.
Neurosci Lett. 2006 Sep 25;405(3):186-90. Epub 2006 Jul 26.
doi:10.1016/j.neulet.2006.06.060


Partial correlation for functional brain interactivity investigation in functional MRI.

Marrelec G, Krainik A, Duffau H, Pélégrini-Issac M, Lehéricy S, Doyon J, Benali H.
Neuroimage. 2006 Aug 1;32(1):228-37. Epub 2006 Jun 13.
doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2005.12.057


Identification of large-scale networks in the brain using fMRI.

Bellec P, Perlbarg V, Jbabdi S, Pélégrini-Issac M, Anton JL, Doyon J, Benali H.
Neuroimage. 2006 Feb 15;29(4):1231-43. Epub 2005 Oct 24.
doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2005.08.044


Functional role of the basal ganglia in the planning and execution of actions.

Monchi O, Petrides M, Strafella AP, Worsley KJ, Doyon J.
Ann Neurol. 2006 Feb;59(2):257-64.
doi:10.1002/ana.20742

2005
Reorganization and plasticity in the adult brain during learning of motor skills.

Doyon J, Benali H.
Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2005 Apr;15(2):161-7.
doi:10.1016/j.conb.2005.03.004


Motor memory: Consolidation-based enhancement effect revisited.

Doyon, J., Carrier, J., Simard, A., Hadj Tahar, A., Morin, A., Benali, H., Ungerleider, L.G.
Behavioral & Brain Sciences 28(1): 68-69.
doi:10.1017/S0140525X05260028