Estas recentes publicações científicas são um exemplo de descobertas que resultaram dos vários projetos a decorrer na nossa equipa.
A colaboração de voluntários foi essencial para o sucesso destes estudos.

Targeting dynamic facial processing mechanisms in superior temporal sulcus using a novel fMRI neurofeedback target

Direito B, Lima J, Simões M, Sayal A, Sousa T, Luehrs M, Ferreira C, Castelo-Branco M

Neuroscience. 2019 Maio


Impulsivity across reactive, proactive and cognitive domains in Parkinson's disease on dopaminergic medication: Evidence

Canário N, Sousa M, Moreira F, Duarte IC, Oliveira F, Januário C, Castelo-Branco M.

Plos One. 2019 Fevereiro


Tracking perceptual decision mechanisms through changes in interhemispheric functional connectivity in human visual cortex

Teresa Sousa, João V. Duarte, Gabriel N. Costa, Valentin G. Kemper, Ricardo Martins, Rainer Goebel & Miguel Castelo-Branco

Scientific Reports. 2019 Fevereiro



A Novel Biomarker of Compensatory Recruitment of Face Emotional Imagery Networks in Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Simões M, Monteiro R, Andrade J, Mouga S, França F, Oliveira G, Carvalho P, Castelo-Branco M.

Frontiers in Neuroscience. 2018 Novembro


Data driven diagnostic classification in Alzheimer's disease based on different reference regions for normalization of PiB-PET images and correlation with CSF concentrations of Aβ species

Oliveira F, Leuzy A, Castelhano J, Chiotis K, Hasselbalch SG, Rinne J, Mendonça A, Otto M, Lleó A, Santana I, Johansson J, Anderl-Straub S, Arnim C, Beer A, Blesa R, Fortea J, Sanna-Kaisa H, Portelius E, Pannee J, Zetterberg H, Blennow K, Moreira AP, Abrunhosa A, Nordberg A, Castelo-Branco M.

NeuroImage: Clinical. 2018 Agosto


The role of Prefrontal Cortex in a Battle of the Sexes Dilemma involving a Conflict between Tribal and Romantic love

Duarte IC, Brito-Costa S, Cayolla R, Castelo-Branco M

Scientific Reports volume. 2018 Agosto


Can 11C-PiB-PET Relative Delivery R1 or 11C-PiB-PET Perfusion Replace 18F-FDG-PET in the Assessment of Brain Neurodegeneration?

Oliveira FPM, Moreira AP, de Mendonça A, Verdelho A, Xavier C, Barroca D, Rio J, Cardoso E, Cruz Â, Abrunhosa A, Castelo-Branco M

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 2018 Agosto


A Feasibility Clinical Trial to Improve Social Attention in Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Using a Brain Computer Interface

Amaral C, Mouga S, Simões M, Pereira HC, Bernardino I, Quental H, Playle R, McNamara R, Oliveira G, Castelo-Branco M

Frontiers in Neuroscience. 2018 Julho


The role of the insula in intuitive expert bug detection in computer code: an fMRI study

Castelhano J, Duarte IC, Ferreira C, Duraes J, Madeira H, Castelo-Branco M

Brain Imaging and Behavior. 2018 Maio


Stimulus dependent neural oscillatory patterns show reliable statistical identification of autism spectrum disorder in a

Castelhano J, Tavares P, Mouga S, Oliveira G, Castelo-Branco M

Clinical Neurophysiology. 2018 Maio


Virtual Travel Training for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Proof-of-Concept Interventional Study

Simões M, Bernardes M, Barros F, Castelo-Branco M

JMIR Serius Games. 2018 Março


Medial Frontal Lobe Neurochemistry in Autism Spectrum Disorder is Marked by Reduced N-Acetylaspartate and Unchanged Gamm

Carvalho Pereira A, Violante IR, Mouga S, Oliveira G, Castelo-Branco M

Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 2017 Novembro


A novel Brain Computer Interface for classification of social joint attention in autism and comparison of 3 experimental setups: A feasibility study

Amaral CP, Simões MA, Mouga S, Andrade J, Castelo-Branco M

Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 2017 Outubro


Pivotal role of hMT+ in long‐range disambiguation of interhemispheric bistable surface motion

Duarte JV, Costa GN, Martins R, Castelo-Branco M

Human Brain Mapping. 2017 Junho


Pure visual imagery as a potential approach to achieve three classes of control for implementation of BCI in non-motor disorders

Sousa T, Amaral C, Andrade J, Pires G, Nunes UJ, Castelo-Branco M

Journal of Neural Engineering. 2017 Junho


Tribal love: the neural correlates of passionate engagement in football fans

Duarte IC, Afonso S, Jorge H, Cayolla R, Ferreira C, Castelo-Branco M

Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. 2017 Maio


Improved Cerebrospinal Fluid-Based Discrimination between Alzheimer’s Disease Patients and Controls after Correction for Ventricular Volumes

van Waalwijk van Doorn LJ, Gispert JD, Kuiperij HB, Claassen JA, Arighi A, Baldeiras I, Blennow K, Bozzali M, Castelo-Branco M, Cavedo E, et al.

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 2017 Janeiro


GABA deficiency in NF1: A multimodal [11C]-flumazenil and spectroscopy study.

Violante IR, Patricio M, Bernardino I, Rebola J, Abrunhosa AJ, Ferreira N, Castelo-Branco M

Neurology. 2016 Agosto


Control of Brain Activity in hMT+/V5 at Three Response Levels Using fMRI-Based Neurofeedback/BCI

Sousa T, Direito B, Lima J, Ferreira C, Nunes U, Castelo-Branco M

Plos One. 2016 Maio