Neuroanatomy

This research revolves around investigations of the white and gray matter structures which make up the human cortex and sub-cortex. Linking anatomy to function is of key importance for both surgical outcomes and furthering the base of knowledge.

 

Should Neurosurgeons Try to Preserve Non-Traditional Brain Networks? A Systematic Review of the Neuroscientific Evidence

April 6, 2022

A meta-analytic approach revealing the cognitive and emotional consequences of damaging brain networks in neurosurgery.

Transcranial magnetic stimulation for post-operative neurorehabilitation in neuro-oncology: a review of the literature and future directions

March 25, 2022

A retrospective assessment of the recent progression in clinical utility of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS). The end goal of a patient-specific application is discussed.

Connectivity-based parcellation of normal and anatomically distorted human cerebral cortex

November 28, 2021

As the basis for the creation of our patient-specific brain maps, this manuscript unveils the Structural Connectivity Atlas (SCA) methodology

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Anatomy and white matter connections of the precuneus

August 26, 2021

The Precuneus is involved in visuospatial processing and cognition. We reveal the major connections and functions of the precuneus.

A Connectivity Model of the Anatomic Substrates Underlying Ideomotor Apraxia A Meta-Analysis of Functional Neuroimaging Studies

June 15, 2021

A meta-analysis revealing the network constitutents of ideomotor apraxia. We present a connectivity model to explain the determinants of this condition.

Anatomy and White Matter Connections of the Lingual Gyrus and Cuneus

April 21, 2021

The medial occipital lobe, composed of the lingual gyrus and cuneus, is necessary for basic and higher level visual processing. We investigate the connections of the medial occipital lobe.

Anatomy and white matter connections of the superior parietal lobule

March 19, 2021

The superior parietal lobule (SPL) is involved in somatosensory and visuospatial integration. We reveal the cortical constituents and connections of the SPL.

Anatomy and white matter connections of the middle frontal gyrus

March 17, 2021

The Middle Frontal Gyrus (MFG) is involved in attention processing and working memory. We reveal the major connections and functions of the MFG.

A cortical based analysis of ventral premotor area connectivity

March 10, 2021

The Ventral Premotor Area (VPM) is involved in motor control and execution. We reveal the major connections and functions of the VPM.

The Unique Fiber Anatomy of Middle Temporal Gyrus Default Mode Connectivity

February 3, 2021

The middle temporal gyrus (MTG) is understood to play a role in language related tasks. We investigate the cortical connections and components of the MTG.

Parcellation-based modeling of the supplementary motor area

January 18, 2021

The supplementary motor area (SMA) plays a role in the initiation of internally and externally cued movements. This manuscript investigates the cortical connections of the SMA.

Anatomy and white matter connections of the parahippocampal gyrus

January 4, 2021

The Parahippocampal Gyrus (PHG) is involved in memory encoding and cognition. We reveal the major connections and functions of the PHG.

Parcellation-based anatomic modelling of the default mode network

November 15, 2020

The default mode network (DMN) is an important mediator of passive states of mind. We investigate the cortical areas which constitute the DMN.

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A parcellation-based model of the auditory network

September 11, 2020

Many cortical areas co-ordinate human's auditory sense. We present a tractographic model of the brain's primary auditory network

Anatomy and white matter connections of the fusiform gyrus

August 10, 2020

The fusiform gyrus is understood to be involved in the processing of high-order visual information. We characterize its connections by anatomical dissection and fibre tractography.