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Alvaro Pascual-Leone, Ph.D., M.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Alvaro Pascual-Leone and Lotfi Merabet.
Connection Strength

5.126
  1. Merabet LB, Pascual-Leone A. Neural reorganization following sensory loss: the opportunity of change. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2010 Jan; 11(1):44-52.
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    Score: 0.472
  2. Merabet LB, Battelli L, Obretenova S, Maguire S, Meijer P, Pascual-Leone A. Functional recruitment of visual cortex for sound encoded object identification in the blind. Neuroreport. 2009 Jan 28; 20(2):132-8.
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    Score: 0.446
  3. Merabet LB, Hamilton R, Schlaug G, Swisher JD, Kiriakopoulos ET, Pitskel NB, Kauffman T, Pascual-Leone A. Rapid and reversible recruitment of early visual cortex for touch. PLoS One. 2008 Aug 27; 3(8):e3046.
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    Score: 0.433
  4. Merabet LB, Rizzo JF, Amedi A, Somers DC, Pascual-Leone A. What blindness can tell us about seeing again: merging neuroplasticity and neuroprostheses. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2005 Jan; 6(1):71-7.
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    Score: 0.336
  5. Pascual-Leone A, Amedi A, Fregni F, Merabet LB. The plastic human brain cortex. Annu Rev Neurosci. 2005; 28:377-401.
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    Score: 0.336
  6. Merabet LB, Maguire D, Warde A, Alterescu K, Stickgold R, Pascual-Leone A. Visual hallucinations during prolonged blindfolding in sighted subjects. J Neuroophthalmol. 2004 Jun; 24(2):109-13.
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    Score: 0.323
  7. Merabet L, Thut G, Murray B, Andrews J, Hsiao S, Pascual-Leone A. Feeling by sight or seeing by touch? Neuron. 2004 Apr 08; 42(1):173-9.
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    Score: 0.320
  8. Merabet LB, Kobayashi M, Barton J, Pascual-Leone A. Suppression of complex visual hallucinatory experiences by occipital transcranial magnetic stimulation: a case report. Neurocase. 2003 Oct; 9(5):436-40.
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    Score: 0.308
  9. Merabet LB, Theoret H, Pascual-Leone A. Transcranial magnetic stimulation as an investigative tool in the study of visual function. Optom Vis Sci. 2003 May; 80(5):356-68.
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    Score: 0.300
  10. Plow EB, Obretenova SN, Fregni F, Pascual-Leone A, Merabet LB. Comparison of visual field training for hemianopia with active versus sham transcranial direct cortical stimulation. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2012 Jul-Aug; 26(6):616-26.
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    Score: 0.137
  11. Plow EB, Obretenova SN, Halko MA, Kenkel S, Jackson ML, Pascual-Leone A, Merabet LB. Combining visual rehabilitative training and noninvasive brain stimulation to enhance visual function in patients with hemianopia: a comparative case study. PM R. 2011 Sep; 3(9):825-35.
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    Score: 0.133
  12. Bolognini N, Senna I, Maravita A, Pascual-Leone A, Merabet LB. Auditory enhancement of visual phosphene perception: the effect of temporal and spatial factors and of stimulus intensity. Neurosci Lett. 2010 Jun 25; 477(3):109-14.
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    Score: 0.122
  13. Obretenova S, Halko MA, Plow EB, Pascual-Leone A, Merabet LB. Neuroplasticity associated with tactile language communication in a deaf-blind subject. Front Hum Neurosci. 2010; 3:60.
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    Score: 0.119
  14. Sánchez J, Sáenz M, Pascual-Leone A, Merabet L. Navigation for the Blind through Audio-Based Virtual Environments. Ext Abstr Hum Factors Computing Syst. 2010; 2010:3409-3414.
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    Score: 0.119
  15. Sánchez J, Sáenz M, Pascual-Leone A, Merabet L. Enhancing Navigation Skills through Audio Gaming. Ext Abstr Hum Factors Computing Syst. 2010; 2010:3991-3996.
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    Score: 0.119
  16. Plow EB, Maguire S, Obretenova S, Pascual-Leone A, Merabet LB. Approaches to rehabilitation for visual field defects following brain lesions. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2009 May; 6(3):291-305.
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    Score: 0.114
  17. Amedi A, Merabet LB, Camprodon J, Bermpohl F, Fox S, Ronen I, Kim DS, Pascual-Leone A. Neural and behavioral correlates of drawing in an early blind painter: a case study. Brain Res. 2008 Nov 25; 1242:252-62.
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    Score: 0.108
  18. Pitskel NB, Merabet LB, Ramos-Estebanez C, Kauffman T, Pascual-Leone A. Time-dependent changes in cortical excitability after prolonged visual deprivation. Neuroreport. 2007 Oct 29; 18(16):1703-7.
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    Score: 0.102
  19. Amedi A, Stern WM, Camprodon JA, Bermpohl F, Merabet L, Rotman S, Hemond C, Meijer P, Pascual-Leone A. Shape conveyed by visual-to-auditory sensory substitution activates the lateral occipital complex. Nat Neurosci. 2007 Jun; 10(6):687-9.
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    Score: 0.099
  20. Ramos-Estebanez C, Merabet LB, Machii K, Fregni F, Thut G, Wagner TA, Romei V, Amedi A, Pascual-Leone A. Visual phosphene perception modulated by subthreshold crossmodal sensory stimulation. J Neurosci. 2007 Apr 11; 27(15):4178-81.
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    Score: 0.098
  21. Merabet LB, Rizzo JF, Pascual-Leone A, Fernandez E. 'Who is the ideal candidate?': decisions and issues relating to visual neuroprosthesis development, patient testing and neuroplasticity. J Neural Eng. 2007 Mar; 4(1):S130-5.
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    Score: 0.098
  22. Merabet LB, Swisher JD, McMains SA, Halko MA, Amedi A, Pascual-Leone A, Somers DC. Combined activation and deactivation of visual cortex during tactile sensory processing. J Neurophysiol. 2007 Feb; 97(2):1633-41.
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    Score: 0.096
  23. Théoret H, Kobayashi M, Merabet L, Wagner T, Tormos JM, Pascual-Leone A. Modulation of right motor cortex excitability without awareness following presentation of masked self-images. Brain Res Cogn Brain Res. 2004 Jun; 20(1):54-7.
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    Score: 0.081
  24. Théoret H, Halligan E, Kobayashi M, Merabet L, Pascual-Leone A. Unconscious modulation of motor cortex excitability revealed with transcranial magnetic stimulation. Exp Brain Res. 2004 Mar; 155(2):261-4.
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    Score: 0.079
  25. Théoret H, Merabet L, Pascual-Leone A. Behavioral and neuroplastic changes in the blind: evidence for functionally relevant cross-modal interactions. J Physiol Paris. 2004 Jan-Jun; 98(1-3):221-33.
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    Score: 0.078
  26. Brunoni AR, Nitsche MA, Bolognini N, Bikson M, Wagner T, Merabet L, Edwards DJ, Valero-Cabre A, Rotenberg A, Pascual-Leone A, Ferrucci R, Priori A, Boggio PS, Fregni F. Clinical research with transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS): challenges and future directions. Brain Stimul. 2012 Jul; 5(3):175-195.
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    Score: 0.032
  27. Bermpohl F, Pascual-Leone A, Amedi A, Merabet LB, Fregni F, Wrase J, Schlagenhauf F, Bauer M, Heinz A, Schlaug G, Northoff G. Novelty seeking modulates medial prefrontal activity during the anticipation of emotional stimuli. Psychiatry Res. 2008 Oct 30; 164(1):81-5.
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    Score: 0.027
  28. Boggio PS, Sultani N, Fecteau S, Merabet L, Mecca T, Pascual-Leone A, Basaglia A, Fregni F. Prefrontal cortex modulation using transcranial DC stimulation reduces alcohol craving: a double-blind, sham-controlled study. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2008 Jan 01; 92(1-3):55-60.
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    Score: 0.025
  29. Bermpohl F, Pascual-Leone A, Amedi A, Merabet LB, Fregni F, Gaab N, Alsop D, Schlaug G, Northoff G. Attentional modulation of emotional stimulus processing: an fMRI study using emotional expectancy. Hum Brain Mapp. 2006 Aug; 27(8):662-77.
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    Score: 0.023
  30. Bermpohl F, Pascual-Leone A, Amedi A, Merabet LB, Fregni F, Gaab N, Alsop D, Schlaug G, Northoff G. Dissociable networks for the expectancy and perception of emotional stimuli in the human brain. Neuroimage. 2006 Apr 01; 30(2):588-600.
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    Score: 0.022
  31. Fregni F, Merabet L, Pascual-Leone A, Marcolin MA. Modulation in motor threshold after a severe episode of gastrointestinal distress. J ECT. 2004 Mar; 20(1):50-1.
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    Score: 0.020
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.