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    • Behavioral and Neural Correlates of Executive Functioning in Musicians and Non-Musicians 

      Zuk, Jennifer; Benjamin, Christopher; Kenyon, Arnold; Gaab, Nadine (Public Library of Science, 2014)
      Executive functions (EF) are cognitive capacities that allow for planned, controlled behavior and strongly correlate with academic abilities. Several extracurricular activities have been shown to improve EF, however, the ...
    • Elemental Spatial and Temporal Association Formation in Left Temporal Lobe Epilepsy 

      Benjamin, Christopher F. A.; Saling, Michael M.; Wood, Amanda G.; Reutens, David C. (Public Library of Science, 2014)
      The mesial temporal lobe (MTL) is typically understood as a memory structure in clinical settings, with the sine qua non of MTL damage in epilepsy being memory impairment. Recent models, however, understand memory as one ...
    • The Influence of Rest Period Instructions on the Default Mode Network 

      Benjamin, Christopher; Lieberman, Daniel E.; Chang, Maria; Ofen, Noa; Whitfield-Gabrieli, Sue; Gabrieli, John D. E.; Gaab, Nadine (Frontiers Media SA, 2010)
      The default mode network (DMN) refers to regional brain activity that is greater during rest periods than during attention-demanding tasks; many studies have reported DMN alterations in patient populations. It has also ...