Editorial board

Editor-in-Chief

Prof. Dr. Roman R. Poznanski

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Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, Malaysia and Rockefeller University, Malaysia

Interests: Neuroscience; Visual neuroscience; Mathematical modeling



Editor Board Members

Prof. Dr. Jolanta Dorszewska

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Laboratory of Neurobiology, Department of Neurology, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland

Interests:Genetics; Molecular biology; Neurodegeneration; Neuroscience

Special Issue in Neurodegeneration and neuroinflammation




Prof. Dr. Gerry Leisman

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University of Haifa, Faculty of Health Science, Mt. Carmel Haifa, 3498838, Israel

Interests:Computational neuroscience; Developmental cognitive-motor interaction; Clinical neurophysiology




Dr. Ben H. Jansen

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University of Houston, USA

Interests:(Biomedical) Signal analysis and intelligent systems; (Auditory) Evoked potentials and sensory gating; Transcranial magnetic stimulation




Prof. Dr. Henri Korn

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Institute Pasteur, Paris, France

Interests: Mechanisms of neurotransmitter release in central synapses; The regulation and plasticity of chemical mediation; Neural networks and motor behaviors; The neurophysiology of integrated systems and nonlinear dynamics




Dr. Jaap van Pelt

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Integrative Neurophysiology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands




Prof. Dr. Michael J. Spivey

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Department of Cognitive Science,University of California, Merced, USA

Interests: Interaction between language and vision; Sentence processing; Word recognition; Visual attention; Visual memory; Eye movements; Computational modeling




Prof. Dr. Francois Roman

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Neurobiology of Mnesic processes , Aix-Marseille Université,Marseille, France

Interests: Developmental Biology; Cell Biology; Neuroscience




Dr. Matteo Fraschini

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Università degli studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy

Interests: Brain networks; EEG; MEG; Pattern Recognition; EEG biometrics




Dr. Melvyn D. Goldfinger

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Department of Neuroscience, Wright State University, USA




Prof. Dr. Jafri M. Abdullah

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Department of Neurosciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia Health Campus, Malaysia

Interests: Addiction medicine; Medicinal chemistry; Neurology; Neuroradiology; Neuroscience




Prof. Dr. Stuart R. Hameroff

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University of Arizona, USA

Interests: Quantum computation; Microtubule quantum consciousness; Orch-OR Theory; Anesthesiology and psychology




Prof. Dr. John R. Searle

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University of California, Berkeley, USA

Interests: Philosophy of language; Philosophy of mind Intentionality; Social reality




Prof. Dr. Vladimir M. Pokrovskii

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Department of Medicine, Kuban State Medical University, Krasnodar, Russia

Interests: Atrial fibrillation; Rhythm disorders; Chronic heart failure




Dr. Mark Solms

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University of Cape Town, South Africa

Interests: Brain mechanisms of dreaming, emotion, motivation; Psychological mechanisms of confabulation and anosognosia syndromes




Prof. Dr. Edwin R. Lewis

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Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, USA




Dr. Charles F. Stevens

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Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA




Prof. Dr. Mauro Ursino

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Department of Information Engineering, University of Bologna, Italy

Interests: Computational neuroscience; Bio-inspired neural network models; Brain rhythms; Multisensory integration; Semantic memory; Parkinson disease; Electroencephalography

Special Issue in The sensory-cognitive interplay: insights into the neural mechanisms and circuits




Prof. Dr. George L. Gerstein

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University of Pennsylvania, USA

Interests: Representation of information in auditory and visual systems, particularly with reference to function of assemblies of neurons; Plasticity of assembly organization; Models of neuronal networks




Prof. Dr. Jack A. Tuszynski

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Department of Oncology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Interests: Physiologically-based models and simulations for pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic applications, computational drug discovery; Molecular biophysics

Special Issue in Proceedings of the 2018 and 2019 summer schools on brain and gut neuroscience: from molecules to mood




Prof. Dr. William R. Levick

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Eccles Institute of Neuroscience, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

Interests: Focus on the organization of visual receptive fields led to the development of an intricate technique for obtaining simultaneous recordings from a retinal ganglion cell and the next neurone at the lateral geniculate nucleus in the central visual pathway.




Prof. Dr. Kenji Kansaku

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Dokkyo Medical University, Japan

Interests: Intelligent informatics; Cognitive sciences; Cognitive neuroscience; Basic brain science; Physiology; Neuroscience - general




Prof. Dr. Ayla Arslan

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School of Advanced Studies, University of Tyumen, Tyumen, Russia

Interests: Molecular neuroscience; Biological psychiatry

Special Issue in Neuropsychiatry and substances effects on brain and behavior




Prof. Dr. Soh Hidaka

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School of Medicine, Fujita Health University, Japan

Interests: Visual neuroscience of neural circuit and electrical synapses via gap junctions in the retina and developing visual cerebral cortex

Special Issue in Synaptic plasticity




Prof. Dr. K. Nicholas Leibovic

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University at Buffalo, The State University of New York,Buffalo, USA




Prof. Dr. Reinoud Maex

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Royal Society Wolfson Biocomputation Research Lab., School of Computer Science, University of Hertofordhshire, UK

Interests: Pharmacy; Addiction medicine; Artificial neural network; Computing in mathematics, natural science, engineering and medicine; Neuroscience




Dr. André Fabio Kohn

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University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Interests: Human neurophysiology with emphasis on the spinal cord; Modeling and simulation of neurons and neuronal networks; Motor control in humans; Clinical neurophysiology




Prof. Dr. Ricardo Zavala-Yoe

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Instituto Tecnologico De Monterrey,Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico




Dr. Demirkan B. Gürsel

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Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, USA

Interests: Molecular pathology; Molecular and cellular biology and digital pathology




Prof. Dr. David C. Spray

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Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA

Interests: Gap junctions; Neuroparasitology




Prof. Dr. Gin McCollum

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Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Portland State University, Oregon, USA

Interests: Sensorimotor neurobiology and related neuronal populations and cognition




Prof. Dr. Kenneth Lindsay

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Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Interests: Neuroscience; Financial economics; Applied mathematics




Prof. Dr. Giorgio Carmignoto

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Italian National Research Council, Institute of Neuroscience, Italy

Interests: Neuroscience




Prof. Dr. Guo, Ai-Ke

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State Key Laboratory of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, IBP, Institute of Biophysics of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Interests: Neuroscience; Neurogenetics; Biophysics




Dr. Tetsuya Asakawa

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1. Department of Neurosurgery, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Japan
2. Fujian University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China

Interests: Neurology; Functional neurosurgery; Behavioral science; Molecular imaging; Neurophysiology; TCM research (herb, acupuncture, etc.)

Special Issue in Exploration of mechanisms in cortical plasticity




Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Biagini

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Department Of Biomedical, Metabolic And Neural Sciences Section Of Physiology And Neuroscience, University Of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy

Interests: Neuroscience; Endocrinology; Epilepsy; Stroke




Prof. Dr. Pasquale Calabrese

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1. Neuropsychology and Behavioral Neurology Unit, Division of Molecular and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
2. Department of Neurology, University Clinic of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Interests: Multiple sclerosis; Parkinson’s disease; Dementia; Depression; Stress and cognition




Dr. Domenico De Berardis

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1. Department of Mental Health, Psychiatric Service of Diagnosis and Treatment, Hospital "G. Mazzini", ASL 4, Teramo, Italy
2. Chair of Psychiatry, University "G. d’Annunzio" of Chieti-Pescara, 66100 Chieti CH, Italy
3. School of Nursing, University of L'Aquila, Section of Teramo, L'Aquila, Italy

Interests: Emotions; Alexithymia; Affective dysregulation; Suicide; Anxiety; Depression; Psychosis; Psychopharmacology; Bipolar disorders; OCD




Prof. Dr. Rocco Salvatore Calabrò

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IRCCS Centro Neurolesi "Bonino Pulejo" , Messina , Italy

Interests: Disorders of consciousness; Neurorehabilitation; Innovation technologies; Virtual reality; Neuromodulation




Prof. Dr. Roy Beran

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South Western Clinical School, University of NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
School of Medicine, Griffith University, Southport, Queensland, Australia Professor, Chair, Medical Law, Sechenov Moscow First State University, Moscow, Russia

Interests: Epilepsy; Health law & ethics; Neurological conditions & new therapies; Rehabilitation




Prof. Dr. Stefan Reuss

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Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Mainz, Germany

Interests: General neuroanatomy; Neuroendocrinology (Hypothalamus, Pineal gland); Sensory systems (Vision, Hearing, Vestibular)




Prof. Dr. Giovanni Grasso

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Section of Neurosurgery, Department of Biomedicine, Neurosciences and Advanced Diagnostics (BiND), University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy

Interests: Microsurgical treatment of brain neoplasms also the awake technique (awake surgery); Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia and other neurovascular conflicts; Treatment of cerebral vascular malformations (Aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, dural fistulas, cavernous angiomas); Treatment of hydrocephalus; Pain block for the treatment of headaches and neuromuscular syndromes; Cervical, dorsal and lumbar disc herniation surgery with minimally invasive microsurgical techniques; Treatment of degenerative pathology of the spine; Treatment of cervical myelopathy; Treatment of discites and spondylodiscites; Treatment of spinal instability; Treatment of osteoporosis and vertebral fractures; Treatment of Spondylolisthesis; Treatment of spinal tumors; Treatment of spinal vascular disease; Treatment of canalicular syndromes of peripheral nerves (entrapment neuropathies)

Special Issue in Modern image-guided surgical strategies in neurosurgical oncology




Dr. Filippo Brighina

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Department of Biomedicine, Neuroscience and advanced Diagnostics (BIND), University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 143, 90129 Palermo, Italy

Interests: Migraine; headache; Pain; fibromyalgia; Non invasive brain stimulation; TMS; rTMS; tDCS; tRNS; Visuospatial attention and neglect; language; multisensorial perception




Prof. Dr. Gary Dunbar

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1. Neuroscience Program and College of Liberal Arts and Social Scineces, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI, USA
2. Field Neuroscienes Institue, Saginaw, MI, USA

Interests: Stem cells, Huntington’s disease; Glioblastoma




Prof. Dr. Marcello Ciaccio

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Department of Biomedicine, Neurosciences and Advanced Diagnostics, Institute of Clinical Biochemistry, Clinical Molecular Medicine and Laboratory Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy

Interests: Multiple sclerosis; Neurodegeneration; Dementia; vitamin D; Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers




Prof. Dr. Paolo de Girolamo

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Department of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Productions, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy

Interests: Central nervous system; Animal models; Vertebrates; Neuropeptides; Food intake; Growth factors




Dr. Marco Cavallo

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Faculty of Psychology, eCampus University of Novedrate, Italy

Interests: Clinical and experimental neuropsychology; Cognitive functions; Dementia; Executive functions; Mind and brain correlations; Neuropsychological rehabilitation; Theory of mind




Prof. Dr. Amir Shmuel

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Visual Systems Neuroscience and Brain Imaging Signals Lab, McConnell Brain Imaging Centre, Montreal Neurological Institute, Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 3801 University Street, room 786, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2B4, Canada

Interests: Cortical layers; Resting-State functional connectivity; Neurovascular coupling; Visual cortex; Brain imaging; Functional MRI; Neurophysiology; Computational modeling




Dr. Livia D'Angelo

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Department of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Productions, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy

Interests: Central nervous system; Animal models; Vertebrates; Neuropeptides; Neurohistology; Brain aging




Prof. Dr. Jessica Filosa

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Department of Physiology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA

Interests: Gain understanding of the signaling mechanisms governing bi-directional communication among the various cell types within the brain, especially the communication between neurons and their surrounding glial and vascular cells




Dr. Massimiliano Filosto

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Department of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, University of Brescia, Brescia, 25100, Italy

Interests: Mitochondrial DNA; Mitochondrial diseases; Mitochondria; Neurodegenerative diseases; Neuromuscular diseases; Motor neuron disease; Muscular diseases; Neuropathy; Rare diseases; Glycogen storage disease




Prof. Dr. Charles J. Prestigiacomo

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University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA

Interests: Neurosurgery; Stroke; Neurovascular; Endovascular




Dr. Alex C. Manhaes

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Neurophysiology Laboratory, Biology Institute, State University of Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Interests: Immunohistochemistry; Proteomics; Physiology; Neuropharmacology; Neuroscience; Neurophysiology; Memory; Learning; Behavioral neuroscience; Learning and memory




Prof. Dr. Luis Puelles

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School of Medicine, University of Murcia, Murcia Institute of Biomedical Research LAIB building, Avda.Buenavista, s/n, El Palmar (Murcia), 30120, Spain

Interests: Theoretical neuromorphology; Human neuroanatomy; Comparative neuroanatomy; Developmental neurobiology; Models of the brain or brain parts




Prof. Dr. Thomas Müller

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St. Joseph Hospital Berlin-Weiβensee, Department of Neurology, Berlin, Germany

Interests: Neurology; Psychiatry; Pain; Parkinson's disease; Multiple sclerosis




Prof. Dr. Charles L. Pickens

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Department of Psychological Sciences and COBRE CNAP Behavioral Neuroscience Core Director, 469 Bluemont Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA

Interests: Learning and memory; Pavlovian and operant conditioning; Neural compensation; Behavioral pharmacology; Alcohol; Functional neuroanatomy




Prof. Dr. Lucilla Parnetti

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Section of Neurology, Centre for Memory Disturbances, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy

Interests: Alzheimer disease; Parkinson disease; Early diagnosis; Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers; Alpha synuclein




Prof. Dr. Vincent Lelievre

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Institute of Cellular and Integrative Neuroscience (INCI), University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France

Interests: Gene expression mechanism; Molecular biology; Autism and Asperger’s syndrome; Neurodevelopmental disorders




Dr. François Ichas

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1. Institut des Maladies Neurodégénératives, CNRS et Université de Bordeaux, UMR 5293, Bordeaux, France
2. INSERM, Laboratoire de Neurosciences Expérimentales et Cliniques, U-1084, Université de Poitiers, Poitiers, France

Interests: α-synuclein amyloids; Fibril self-replication cycle; Fragmentation; Propagation; Mutual interaction of α-synuclein amyloids and neurons; Parkinson’s disease




Prof. Dr. Masato Nakafuku

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1. Division of Developmental Biology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Research Foundation, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, USA
2. Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Interests: Development and regeneration of the central nervous system (CNS); Therapeutic strategies for neurological diseases




Dr. Leigh M. Riby

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Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK

Interests: Neuropsychology; Brain imaging; EEG; Cognitive neuroscience; Mind wandering; Cognitive ageing; Completive neuroscience




Dr. Min Zhou

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Department of Neuroscience, Ohio State University Columbus, OH 43210, USA

Interests: Astrocyte; Astrocyte syncytium; Ion channels; Gap junction channels; Ionotropic and metabotropic glutamate and GABA receptors; Glutamate transporters; Cerebral ischemia




Dr. Mahmoud M. Iravani

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University of Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, England, UK

Interests: Neuroanatomy; Neurobiology; Dopamine; Parkinson's disease; Behavioral neuroscience; Neuroscience; Neurophysiology




Prof. Dr. José Luis Ferran

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Human Anatomy and Embryology, University of Murcia (School of Medicine) and P.I. at the Murcia Institute of Biomedical Research (IMIB) LAIB building, Avda.Buenavista, s/n, El Palmar (Murcia), 30120, Spain

Interests: Comparative neuroanatomy; Developmental neurobiology; Neuroanatomy; Anatomy and physiology of the hypothalamic region; Comparative pretectal neuroanatomy; Motor and metabolic brain responses to physical activity; Dopamine and training programs




Prof. Dr. Maarten Van den Buuse

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School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora 3086, Australia

Interests: Schizophrenia; Psychiatric disorders; Mood disorders; Psychiatry; Psychosis; Hippocampus; Dopamine; Brain-Derived neurotrophic factor




Dr. Francesco Nicita

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Unit of Neuromuscular and Neurodegenerative Disorders, Department of Neuroscience and Neurorehabilitation, IRCCS Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, Rome, Italy

Interests: Pediatric neurology, especially neurogenetic or neurodegenerative diseases




Prof. Dr. George Panagis

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Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Crete, 74100 Rethymno, Crete, Greece

Interests: Behavioral pharmacology; Brain reward; Intracranial self-stimulation; Cannabinoids; Animal behavior




Prof. Dr. Gülgün Sengül

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Department of Anatomy, Ege University, School of Medicine, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey

Interests: Spinal cord injury; Spinal cord; Neuroanatomy; Neurobiology and brain physiology; Neurodegeneration; Neuroimaging




Dr. Jesús Pastor

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Clinical Neurophysiology, Hospital Universitario de la Princesa, Madrid, Spain

Interests: Epilepsy; Deep brain stimulation; Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring; Quantified electroencephalography; Continous electroencephalography monitoring; Network theory; Multivariate analysis




Prof. Dr. Bruno Rossion

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1. Université de Lorraine, CNRS, CRAN, F-54000 Nancy, France
2. CHRU-Nancy, Service de Neurologie, F-54000, France

Interests: Human face recognition; Prosopagnosia; N170; Intracerebral recordings; Frequency tagging




Associate Prof. Dr. Nelson Torro

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1. University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
2. Federal University of Paraíba, João Pessoa, Brazil

Interests: Face emotion recognition; Perception; Emotion in psychiatric disorders




Associate Prof. Dr. Nicola Toschi

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Department of Biomedicine and Prevention, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy

Interests: MRI physics; The development of mechanistic and statistical models for understanding physiological phenomena (i.e. central regulation of autonomic nervous system activity, causal brain connectivity, cardiovascular mechanics, tissue-field interactions in noninvasive neuromodulation); Advanced image processing (e.g. longitudinal deformation-based morphometry, multimodal image fusion, and image registration for subcortical and brainstem segmentation); Time-frequency approaches for quantifying autonomic activity; The application of non Gaussian diffusion imaging in neurodegenerative disease; Ultra-high field MR imaging; The predictive estimation of intraoperative cardiovascular risk




Prof. Dr. Thomas D. Parsons

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1. Director, Computational Neuropsychology and Simulation (CNS) Laboratory, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA
2. Professor, College of Information, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA 3. Fellow, National Academy of Neuropsychology, Denver, CO, USA

Interests: Computational neuropsychology; Social neuroscience; Cyberpsychology; Virtual/augmented reality


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