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profileAnne J. Blood, Ph.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Psychiatry
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Dept of Psychiatry
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
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R01NS052368     (BLOOD, ANNE J)Jul 1, 2007 - May 31, 2013
Basal Ganglia Function in Focal Dystonia
Role: Principal Investigator

R21NS046348     (BLOOD, ANNE J)Apr 5, 2004 - Mar 31, 2008
Decreased Motor Thresholds in Dystonia
Role: Principal Investigator

F32MH012146     (BLOOD, ANNE J)May 1, 1999 - Apr 30, 2000
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Blood AJ, Waugh JL, Münte TF, Heldmann M, Domingo A, Klein C, Breiter HC, Lee LV, Rosales RL, Brüggemann N. Increased insula-putamen connectivity in X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism. Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 17:835-846. PMID: 29527488.
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  2. Livengood SL, Sheppard JP, Kim BW, Malthouse EC, Bourne JE, Barlow AE, Lee MJ, Marin V, O'Connor KP, Csernansky JG, Block MP, Blood AJ, Breiter HC. Keypress-Based Musical Preference Is Both Individual and Lawful. Front Neurosci. 2017; 11:136. PMID: 28512395.
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  3. Brüggemann N, Rosales RL, Waugh JL, Blood AJ, Domingo A, Heldmann M, Jamora RD, Münchau A, Münte TF, Lee LV, Buchmann I, Klein C. Striatal dysfunction in X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism is associated with disease progression. Eur J Neurol. 2017 05; 24(5):680-686. PMID: 28236370.
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  4. Viswanathan V, Sheppard JP, Kim BW, Plantz CL, Ying H, Lee MJ, Raman K, Mulhern FJ, Block MP, Calder B, Lee S, Mortensen DT, Blood AJ, Breiter HC. A Quantitative Relationship between Signal Detection in Attention and Approach/Avoidance Behavior. Front Psychol. 2017; 8:122. PMID: 28270776.
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  5. Waugh JL, Kuster JK, Levenstein JM, Makris N, Multhaupt-Buell TJ, Sudarsky LR, Breiter HC, Sharma N, Blood AJ. Thalamic Volume Is Reduced in Cervical and Laryngeal Dystonias. PLoS One. 2016; 11(5):e0155302. PMID: 27171035; PMCID: PMC4865047.
  6. Gilman JM, Lee S, Kuster JK, Lee MJ, Kim BW, van der Kouwe A, Blood AJ, Breiter HC. Variable activation in striatal subregions across components of a social influence task in young adult cannabis users. Brain Behav. 2016 05; 6(5):e00459. PMID: 27257518; PMCID: PMC4873656.
  7. Lee S, Lee MJ, Kim BW, Gilman JM, Kuster JK, Blood AJ, Kuhnen CM, Breiter HC. The Commonality of Loss Aversion across Procedures and Stimuli. PLoS One. 2015; 10(9):e0135216. PMID: 26394306; PMCID: PMC4579072.
  8. Viswanathan V, Lee S, Gilman JM, Kim BW, Lee N, Chamberlain L, Livengood SL, Raman K, Lee MJ, Kuster J, Stern DB, Calder B, Mulhern FJ, Blood AJ, Breiter HC. Age-related striatal BOLD changes without changes in behavioral loss aversion. Front Hum Neurosci. 2015; 9:176. PMID: 25983682; PMCID: PMC4415398.
  9. Breiter HC, Block M, Blood AJ, Calder B, Chamberlain L, Lee N, Livengood S, Mulhern FJ, Raman K, Schultz D, Stern DB, Viswanathan V, Zhang FZ. Redefining neuromarketing as an integrated science of influence. Front Hum Neurosci. 2014; 8:1073. PMID: 25709573; PMCID: PMC4325919.
  10. Block M, Stern DB, Raman K, Lee S, Carey J, Humphreys AA, Mulhern F, Calder B, Schultz D, Rudick CN, Blood AJ, Breiter HC. The relationship between self-report of depression and media usage. Front Hum Neurosci. 2014; 8:712. PMID: 25309388; PMCID: PMC4162355.
  11. Lim G, Kim H, McCabe MF, Chou CW, Wang S, Chen LL, Marota JJ, Blood A, Breiter HC, Mao J. A leptin-mediated central mechanism in analgesia-enhanced opioid reward in rats. J Neurosci. 2014 Jul 16; 34(29):9779-88. PMID: 25031415; PMCID: PMC4099551.
  12. Gilman JM, Kuster JK, Lee S, Lee MJ, Kim BW, Makris N, van der Kouwe A, Blood AJ, Breiter HC. Cannabis use is quantitatively associated with nucleus accumbens and amygdala abnormalities in young adult recreational users. J Neurosci. 2014 Apr 16; 34(16):5529-38. PMID: 24741043; PMCID: PMC3988409.
  13. Reisner AT, Khitrov MY, Chen L, Blood A, Wilkins K, Doyle W, Wilcox S, Denison T, Reifman J. Development and validation of a portable platform for deploying decision-support algorithms in prehospital settings. Appl Clin Inform. 2013; 4(3):392-402. PMID: 24155791; PMCID: PMC3799209.
  14. Blood AJ. Imaging studies in focal dystonias: a systems level approach to studying a systems level disorder. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2013 Jan; 11(1):3-15. PMID: 23814533; PMCID: PMC3580788.
  15. Blood AJ, Kuster JK, Woodman SC, Kirlic N, Makhlouf ML, Multhaupt-Buell TJ, Makris N, Parent M, Sudarsky LR, Sjalander G, Breiter H, Breiter HC, Sharma N. Evidence for altered basal ganglia-brainstem connections in cervical dystonia. PLoS One. 2012; 7(2):e31654. PMID: 22384048; PMCID: PMC3285161.
  16. Blood AJ, Iosifescu DV, Makris N, Perlis RH, Kennedy DN, Dougherty DD, Kim BW, Lee MJ, Wu S, Lee S, Calhoun J, Hodge SM, Fava M, Rosen BR, Smoller JW, Gasic GP, Breiter HC. Microstructural abnormalities in subcortical reward circuitry of subjects with major depressive disorder. PLoS One. 2010 Nov 29; 5(11):e13945. PMID: 21124764; PMCID: PMC2993928.
  17. Kim BW, Kennedy DN, Lehár J, Lee MJ, Blood AJ, Lee S, Perlis RH, Smoller JW, Morris R, Fava M, Breiter HC. Recurrent, robust and scalable patterns underlie human approach and avoidance. PLoS One. 2010 May 26; 5(5):e10613. PMID: 20532247.
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  18. Gasic GP, Smoller JW, Perlis RH, Sun M, Lee S, Kim BW, Lee MJ, Holt DJ, Blood AJ, Makris N, Kennedy DK, Hoge RD, Calhoun J, Fava M, Gusella JF, Breiter HC. BDNF, relative preference, and reward circuitry responses to emotional communication. Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2009 Sep 05; 150B(6):762-81. PMID: 19388013.
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  19. Makris N, Gasic GP, Kennedy DN, Hodge SM, Kaiser JR, Lee MJ, Kim BW, Blood AJ, Evins AE, Seidman LJ, Iosifescu DV, Lee S, Baxter C, Perlis RH, Smoller JW, Fava M, Breiter HC. Cortical thickness abnormalities in cocaine addiction--a reflection of both drug use and a pre-existing disposition to drug abuse? Neuron. 2008 Oct 09; 60(1):174-88. PMID: 18940597; PMCID: PMC3772717.
  20. Perlis RH, Holt DJ, Smoller JW, Blood AJ, Lee S, Kim BW, Lee MJ, Sun M, Makris N, Kennedy DK, Rooney K, Dougherty DD, Hoge R, Rosenbaum JF, Fava M, Gusella J, Gasic GP, Breiter HC. Association of a polymorphism near CREB1 with differential aversion processing in the insula of healthy participants. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2008 Aug; 65(8):882-92. PMID: 18678793; PMCID: PMC3782742.
  21. Breakefield XO, Blood AJ, Li Y, Hallett M, Hanson PI, Standaert DG. The pathophysiological basis of dystonias. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2008 Mar; 9(3):222-34. PMID: 18285800.
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  22. Blood AJ. New hypotheses about postural control support the notion that all dystonias are manifestations of excessive brain postural function. Biosci Hypotheses. 2008; 1(1):14-25. PMID: 19180244.
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  23. Kraft E, Chen AW, Flaherty AW, Blood AJ, Kwong KK, Jenkins BG. The role of the basal ganglia in bimanual coordination. Brain Res. 2007 Jun 02; 1151:62-73. PMID: 17448452.
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  24. Blood AJ, Tuch DS, Makris N, Makhlouf ML, Sudarsky LR, Sharma N. White matter abnormalities in dystonia normalize after botulinum toxin treatment. Neuroreport. 2006 Aug 21; 17(12):1251-5. PMID: 16951564; PMCID: PMC3039124.
  25. Blood AJ, Flaherty AW, Choi JK, Hochberg FH, Greve DN, Bonmassar G, Rosen BR, Jenkins BG. Basal ganglia activity remains elevated after movement in focal hand dystonia. Ann Neurol. 2004 May; 55(5):744-8. PMID: 15122718.
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  26. Blood AJ, Pouratian N, Toga AW. Temporally staggered forelimb stimulation modulates barrel cortex optical intrinsic signal responses to whisker stimulation. J Neurophysiol. 2002 Jul; 88(1):422-37. PMID: 12091565.
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  27. Blood AJ, Zatorre RJ. Intensely pleasurable responses to music correlate with activity in brain regions implicated in reward and emotion. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 Sep 25; 98(20):11818-23. PMID: 11573015; PMCID: PMC58814.
  28. Peretz I, Blood AJ, Penhune V, Zatorre R. Cortical deafness to dissonance. Brain. 2001 May; 124(Pt 5):928-40. PMID: 11335695.
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  29. Blood AJ, Zatorre RJ, Bermudez P, Evans AC. Emotional responses to pleasant and unpleasant music correlate with activity in paralimbic brain regions. Nat Neurosci. 1999 Apr; 2(4):382-7. PMID: 10204547.
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  30. Blood AJ, Toga AW. Optical intrinsic signal imaging responses are modulated in rodent somatosensory cortex during simultaneous whisker and forelimb stimulation. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 1998 Sep; 18(9):968-77. PMID: 9740100.
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  31. Cannestra AF, Blood AJ, Black KL, Toga AW. The evolution of optical signals in human and rodent cortex. Neuroimage. 1996 Jun; 3(3 Pt 1):202-8. PMID: 9345491.
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  32. Blood AJ, Narayan SM, Toga AW. Stimulus parameters influence characteristics of optical intrinsic signal responses in somatosensory cortex. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 1995 Nov; 15(6):1109-21. PMID: 7593344.
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  33. Narayan SM, Esfahani P, Blood AJ, Sikkens L, Toga AW. Functional increases in cerebral blood volume over somatosensory cortex. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 1995 Sep; 15(5):754-65. PMID: 7673370.
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  34. Narayan SM, Santori EM, Blood AJ, Burton JS, Toga AW. Imaging optical reflectance in rodent barrel and forelimb sensory cortex. Neuroimage. 1994 Jun; 1(3):181-90. PMID: 9343569.
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