Publications

Perceptual decision making

Shankar S, Kayser AS. Perceptual and categorical decision making: goal-relevant representation of two domains at different levels of abstraction. Journal of Neurophysiology 117(6): 2088-2103, 2017. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28250149

Navarro-Cebrian A, Knight RT, Kayser AS. Frontal monitoring and parietal evidence: mechanisms of error correction. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 28(8):1166-1177, 2016. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27027420

Navarro-Cebrian A, Knight RT, Kayser AS. Error-monitoring and post-error compensations: dissociation between perceptual failures and motor errors with and without awareness. Journal of Neuroscience, 33(30): 12375-12383, 2013. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23884943

Buchsbaum BR, Erickson DT, Kayser AS. Decomposing effects of time on task reveals an anteroposterior gradient of perceptual decision regions. PLoS One, 8(8): e72074, 2013. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23977212

Erickson DT, Kayser AS. The neural representation of sensorimotor transformations in a human perceptual decision making network. NeuroImage, 79: 340-350, 2013. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23631989

Kayser AS, Erickson DT, Buchsbaum BR, D'Esposito M. Neural representations of relevant and irrelevant features in perceptual decision making. Journal of Neuroscience, 30(47): 15778-15789, 2010. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21106817

Kayser AS*, Buchsbaum B*, Erickson DT, D'Esposito M. The functional anatomy of a perceptual decision in the human brain. Journal of Neurophysiology, 103(3): 1179-1194, 2010. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20032247

 

Higher order cognition

Voytek B, Kayser AS, Badre D, Fegen D, Chang EF, Crone NE, Parvizi J, Knight RT, D'Esposito M. Oscillatory dynamics coordinating human frontal networks in support of goal maintenance. Nature Neuroscience 18(9): 1318-1324, 2015. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26214371

Kayser AS, D’Esposito M. Abstract rule learning: the differential effects of lesions in frontal cortex. Cerebral Cortex, 23(1): 230-240, 2013. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22298728

Badre D*, Kayser AS*, D'Esposito M. Frontal cortex and the discovery of abstract action rules. Neuron, 66(2): 315-326, 2010. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20435006

Nomura E, Gratton C, Visser R, Kayser AS, Perez F, & D'Esposito M. Double dissociation of two cognitive control networks in patients with focal brain lesions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107(26): 12017-22, 2010. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20547857

 

Self regulation

Kayser AS, Vega T, Weinstein D, Peters J, Mitchell JM.  Right inferior frontal cortex activity correlates with tolcapone responsivity in problem and pathological gamblers.  Neuroimage Clinical (13): 339-348, 2016.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28066708

Op de Macks ZA, Bunge SA, Bell ON, Kriegsfeld LJ, Kayser AS, Dahl RE.  The effect of social rank feedback on risk taking and associated reward processes in adolescent girls.  Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 12(2): 240-250, 2017.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27614768

Op de Macks ZA, Bunge SA, Bell ON, Wilbrecht L, Kriegsfeld LJ, Kayser AS, Dahl RE.  Risky decision-making in adolescent girls: the role of pubertal hormones and reward circuitry.  Psychoneuroendocrinology (74): 77-91, 2016.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27591399

Chiong W, Wood KA, Beagle AJ, Hsu M, Kayser AS, Miller BL, Kramer JH. Neuroeconomic dissociation of semantic dementia and behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia. Brain 139(2): 578-587, 2016.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26667277

Kayser AS, Op de Macks Z, Dahl R, Frank MJ.  A neural correlate of strategic exploration at the onset of adolescence.  Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 28(2): 199-209, 2016.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26488590

Saez I, Zhu L, Set E, Kayser AS*, Hsu M*. Prefrontal dopamine promotes human egalitarian behavior. Current Biology, 25(7): 912-919, 2015.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25802148

Kayser AS, Mitchell JM, Weinstein D, Frank MJ. Dopamine, locus of control, and the exploration-exploitation tradeoff. Neuropsychopharmacology, 40(2): 454-462, 2014.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25074639

Kayser AS, Allen DC, Navarro-Cebrian A, Mitchell JM, Fields HL. Dopamine, corticostriatal connectivity, and intertemporal choice. Journal of Neuroscience, 32(27): 9402-9409, 2012.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22764248

Mitchell JM, Teague CH, Kayser AS, Bartlett S, Fields HL. Varenicline (Chantix TM) decreases alcohol craving and consumption in heavy drinking smokers. Psychopharmacology, 223(3): 299-306, 2012.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22547331

 

Other Work

Vytlacil J, Kayser AS, Miyakawa A, D'Esposito M. An approach for identifying brainstem dopaminergic pathways using resting state functional MRI. PLoS One, 9(1): e87109, 2014.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24498023

Chiong W, Wilson SM, D’Esposito M, Kayser AS, Grossman SN, Poorzand P, Seeley WW, Miller BL, Rankin KP. The salience network causally influences default mode network activity during moral reasoning. Brain, 136(6): 1929-1941, 2013.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23576128

Kayser AS, Sun FT, D'Esposito M. A comparison of Granger causality and coherency in fMRI analysis of the motor system. Human Brain Mapping, 30(11): 3475-3494, 2009.   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19387980