Dr Christina Moutsiana

Lecturer in Cognitive Neuroscience

+44 20 7911 5000 ext 68478
115 New Cavendish Street London W1W 6UW

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Decision Making, E-Prime, MRI-methods,  Neuroeconomics, Research Methods

Perceptual and Reward based decision making

2017

Amygdala volume and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis reactivity to social stress (2017)
Barry, T.J., Murray, L., Fearon, P., Moutsiana, C., Johnstone, T. and Halligan, S.L. 2017. Amygdala volume and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis reactivity to social stress . Psychoneuroendocrinology. 85, pp. 96-99.
Intersession reliability of population receptive field estimates (2017)
van Dijk, J.A., de Haas, B., Moutsiana, C. and Schwarzkopf, D.S. 2017. Intersession reliability of population receptive field estimates. NeuroImage. 143, pp. 293-303.

2016

Altered engagement of autobiographical memory networks in adult offspring of postnatally depressed mothers (2016)
Macdonald, B., Murray, L., Moutsiana, C., Fearon, P., Cooper, P.J., Halligan, S.L. and Johnstone, T. 2016. Altered engagement of autobiographical memory networks in adult offspring of postnatally depressed mothers. Biological Psychology. 118, pp. 147-153.
Cortical idiosyncrasies predict the perception of object size (2016)
Moutsiana, C., de Haas, B., Papageorgiou, A., van Dijk, J.A., Balraj, A., Greenwood, J.A. and Schwarzkopf, D.S. 2016. Cortical idiosyncrasies predict the perception of object size. Nature Communications . 7 (12210).

2015

Maternal postnatal depression predicts altered offspring biological stress reactivity in adulthood (2015)
Barry, T.J., Murray, L., Pasco Fearon, R.M., Moutsiana, C., Cooper, P., Goodyer, I.M., Herbert, J. and Halligan, S.L. 2015. Maternal postnatal depression predicts altered offspring biological stress reactivity in adulthood. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 52, pp. 251-260.
Insecure attachment during infancy predicts greater amygdala volumes in early adulthood (2015)
Moutsiana, C., Johnstone, T., Murray, L., Fearon, P., Cooper, P.J., Pliatsikas, C., Goodyer, I. and Halligan, S.L. 2015. Insecure attachment during infancy predicts greater amygdala volumes in early adulthood. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 56 (5).
The effect of flavanol-rich cocoa on cerebral perfusion in healthy older adults during conscious resting state: a placebo controlled, crossover, acute trial (2015)
Lamport, D.J., Pal, D., Moutsiana, C., Field, D.T., Williams, C.M., Spencer, J.P.E. and Butler, L.T. 2015. The effect of flavanol-rich cocoa on cerebral perfusion in healthy older adults during conscious resting state: a placebo controlled, crossover, acute trial. Psychopharmacology. 232 (17), p. 3227–3234.
Human Frontal–Subcortical Circuit and Asymmetric Belief Updating (2015)
Moutsiana, C., Charpentier, C.J., Garrett, N., Cohen, M.X. and Sharot, T. 2015. Human Frontal–Subcortical Circuit and Asymmetric Belief Updating. Journal of Neuroscience. 35 (42), pp. 14077-14085.

2014

The brain's temporal dynamics from a collective decision to individual action (2014)
Charpentier, C.J., Moutsiana, C., Garrett, N. and Sharot, T. 2014. The brain's temporal dynamics from a collective decision to individual action. Journal of Neuroscience. 34 (17), pp. 5816-5823.
Making an effort to feel positive: insecure attachment in infancy predicts the neural underpinnings of emotion regulation in adulthood (2014)
Moutsiana, C., Fearon, P., Murray, L., Cooper, P., Goodyer, I., Johnstone, T. and Halligan, S. 2014. Making an effort to feel positive: insecure attachment in infancy predicts the neural underpinnings of emotion regulation in adulthood. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 55 (9), pp. 999-1008.

2013

Human development of the ability to learn from bad news (2013)
Moutsiana, C., Garrett, N., Clarke, R.C., Lotto, R.B., Blakemore, S.J. and Sharot, T. 2013. Human development of the ability to learn from bad news. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110 (41), pp. 16396-16401.

2011

The neural basis of centre-surround interactions in visual motion processing (2011)
Moutsiana, C., Field, D.T. and Harris, J.P. 2011. The neural basis of centre-surround interactions in visual motion processing. PLoS ONE. 6 (7), p. e22902.

2009

Dissociating vision and visual attention in the human pulvinar (2009)
Smith, A.T., Cotton, P.L., Bruno, A. and Moutsiana, C. 2009. Dissociating vision and visual attention in the human pulvinar. Journal of Neurophysiology. 101 (2), pp. 917-925.

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