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Mottaghy FM, Pascual-Leone A, Kemna L, Toepper R, Herzog H, Mueller-Gaertner H, Krause B
Modulation of a Brain-Behavior-Relationship in Verbal Working Memory by rTMS
Brain Res Cognitive Brain Res 15(3):241-249 (2003)

Robertson EM, Pascual-Leone A
Prefrontal Cortex: Procedural Sequence Learning and Awareness
Curr Biology 13(2):R65-67 (2003)

Thut G, Theoret H, Pfennig A, Ives JR, Kampmann F, Northof G, Pascual-Leone A
Differential Effects of Low-Frequency rTMS at the Occipital Pole on Visual-Induced Alpha Desynchronization and Visual Evoked Potentials
Neuroimage 18:334-347 (2003)

Fernandez E, Alfaro A, Tormos, JM, Climent R, Martinez M, Vilanoza H, Walsh V, Pascual-Leone A
Mapping of the Human Visual Cortex Using Image-Guided Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Brain Res Protocols 10(2): 115-124 (2002)

Gangitano M, Valero-Cabre A, Tormos JM, Mottaghy FM, Romero JR, Pascual-Leone A
Modulation of Input-Output Curves by Low and High Frequency Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of the Motor Cortex
Clin Neurophysiology 113:1249-1257(2002)

Hutchinson S, Kobayashi M, Horkan C, Pascual-Leone A, Alexander MP, Schlaug G
Age-Related Differences in Movement Representation
Neuroimage 17(4): 1720-1728 (2002)

Knecht S, Flöel A, Dräger B, Sommer J, Breitenstein C, Henningsen H, Ringelstein EB, Pascual-Leone A
Degree of Language Lateralization Determines the Susceptibility to Unihemispheric Brain Lesions
Nature Neuroscience 5(7):695-699 (2002)

Maeda F, Keenan JP, Gangitano M, Thall M, Pascual-Leone A
Inter- and Intra-Individual Variability of Paired-Pulse Curves with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
Clin. Neurophysiol 113:376-82 (2002)

Maeda F, Kleiner-Fisman G, Pascual-Leone A
Motor Facilitation While Observing Hand Actions: Specificity of the Effects and Role of Observer's Orientation
J Neurophysiol 87:1329-1335 (2002)

Mottaghy FM, Keller CE, Gangitano M, Ly J, Thall M, Parker JA, Pascual-Leone A
Correlation of Cerebral Blood Flow (rCBF) and Treatment Effects of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) in Depressed Patients
Psychiatry Res:Neuroimaging 115(1-2):1-14 (2002)

Mottaghy FM, Gangitano M, Sparing R, Krause BJ, Pascual-Leone A
Segregation of Areas Related to Visual Working Memory in the Prefrontal Cortex Revealed by rTMS
Cerebral Cortex 12:369-375 (2002)

Pascual-Leone A, Hamilton R
Metamodal Cortical Processing in the Occipital Cortex of Blind and Sighted Subjects
In Lomber S.G. and Galuske R. (Eds): Virtual Lesions: Understanding Perception and Cognition with Reversible Deactivation Technique, Oxford University Press, Oxford (2002)

Pascual-Leone A, Manoach D, Birnbaum B, Goff D
Motor Cortical Excitability in Schizophrenia
Biolog Psych 52:24-31 (2002)

Romero R, Anschel D, Sparing R, Gangitano M, Pascual-Leone A
Subthreshold Low Frequency Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Selectively Decreases Facilitation in the Motor Cortex
Clin. Neurophysiol 113:101-107 (2002)

Sanger T, Pascual-Leone A, Tarsy D, Schlaug G
Non-Linear Sensory Cortex Response to Simultaneous Tactile Stimuli in Writer's Cramp
Movement Disorders 17:105-111 (2002)

Sparing R, Mottaghy FM, Ganis G, Thompson WL, Toepper R, Kosslyn SM, Pascual-Leone A
Visual Cortex Excitability Increases During Visual Mental Imagery - A TMS Study in Healty Human Subjects
Brain Res 938:92-97 (2002)

Theoret H, Kobayashi M, Ganis G, Di Capua P, Pascual-Leone A
Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of Human Area MT/V5 Disrupts Perception and Storage of the Motion Aftereffect
Neuropsychologia 40(13):2280-2287 (2002)

Theoret H, Pascual-Leone A
Language Acquisition: Do As You Hear
Current Biology 12(21):R

Gangitano M, Mottaghy F, Pascual-Leone A
Phase Specific Modulation of Motor Cortical Output During Movement Observation
Neuroreport 12:1-4 (2001)

Herzog AG, Friedman MN, Freund S, Pascual-Leone A
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Evidence of a Potential Role for Progesterone in the Modulation of Premenstrual Corticocortical Inhibition in a Woman with Catamenial Seizure Exacerbation
Epilepsy & Behavior 2:367-369 (2001)

Hilgetag CC, Theoret H, Pascual-Leone A
Enhanced Visual Spatial Attention Ipsilateral to rTMS-induced 'Virtual Lesions' of Human Parietal Cortex. Is the Speech Arrest Induced by Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Due to Disruption of the Motor Cortex?
Nature Neuroscience 4:953-957 (2001)

Keenan JP, Nelson A, O'Connor M, Pascual-Leone A
Self-Recognition and the Right Hemisphere
Nature 409:305 (2001)

Kobayashi M, Theoret H, Mottaghy F, Gangitano M, Pascual-Leone A
Intracortical Inhibition and Facilitation in Human Facial Motor Area: Difference Between Upper and Lower Facial Area
Clin. Neurophysiol 112:1604-1611 (2001)

Pascual-Leone A, Hamilton R
The Metamodal Organization of the Brain
In Casanova C. and Ptito M. (Eds): Vision: From Neurons to Cognition, Progr. Brain Res. Vol 134:427-445 (2001)

Pascual-Leone A, Walsh V
Fast Back Projections From the Motion (MT+/V5) to the Primary (V1) Visual Area Necessary for Visual Awareness
Science 292:510-512 (2001)

Robertson E, Pascual-Leone A
Aspects of Sensory Guidance in Sequence Learning
Exp Brain Research 137:336-345 (2001)

Sanger T, Tarsy D, Pascual-Leone A
Abnormalities of Spatial and Temporal Sensory Discrimination in Writer's Cramp
Movement Disorders 16:94-99 (2001)

Shapiro KA, Pascual-Leone A, Mottaghy FM, Gangitano M, Caramazza A
Grammatical Distinctions in the Left Frontal Cortex
J. Cognitive Neuroscience 13:713-720 (2001)

Theoret H, Haque J, Pascual-Leone A
Increased Variability of Paced Finger Tapping Accuracy Following Repetitive Magnetic Stimulation of the Cerebellum in Humans
Neurosci. Lett 306:29-32 (2001)

Ganis G, Keenan JP, Kosslyn SM, Pascual-Leone A
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of Primary Motor Cortex Affects Mental Rotation
Cerebral Cortex 10:175-180 (2000)

Hamilton R, Keenan JP, Catala MD, Pascual-Leone A
Alexia for Braille Following Bilateral Occipital Stroke in an Early Blind Woman
Neuroreport 7:237-240 (2000)

Keenan JP, Freund S, Hamilton RH, Ganis G, Pascual-Leone A
Hand Response Differences in a Self-Face Identification Task
Neuropsychologia 38:1047-1053 (2000)

Keenan JP, Wheeler MA, Gallup GG, Pascual-Leone A
Self-Recognition and the Right Prefrontal Cortex
Trend Cognitive Sci 4:338-344 (2000)

Maeda F, Keenan JP, Tormos JM, Topka H, Pascual-Leone A
Interindividual Variability of the Modulatory Effect of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation on Cortical Excitability
Exp Brain Research 133(4): 425-430 (2000)

Maeda F, Keenan JP, Tormos JM, Topka H, Pascual-Leone A
Modulation of Cortico-Spinal Excitability by Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Clin Neurophysiol 111(3):800-805 (2000)

Mottaghy FM, Krause BJ, Kemna LJ, Töpper R, Tellmann L, Beau M, Pascual-Leone A, Müller-Gärtner HW
Modulation of the Neural Circuitry Subserving Working Memory in Healthy Human Subjects by Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Neurosci Letters 280:167-170

Murray BJ, Caplan L, Scammell T, Pascual-Leone A
Cerebral Deep Venous Thrombosis Presenting as Acute Micrographia and Hypophonia
Neurology 54:751-753 (2000)

Pascual-Leone A, Walsh V, Rothwell J
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Cognitive Neuroscience: Virtual Lesion, Chronometry, and Functional Connectivity
Current Opinion in Neurobiology 10:232-237 (2000)

Pujol J, Roset-Llobet J, Rosines-Cubells D, Deus J, Narbarhaus B, Valls-Sole J, Capdevila A, Pascual-Leone A
Brain Cortical Activation During Guitar-Induced Hand Dystonia Studied by Functional MRI
Neuroimage 12:257-267 (2000)

van Boven R, Hamilton R, Kaufman T, Keenan JP, Pascual-Leone A
Tactile Spatial Resolution in Blind Braille Readers
Neurology 54:2230-2236 (2000)

Keenan JP, McCutcheon B, Freund S, Gallup GG, Sanders G, Pascual-Leone A
Left Hand Advantage in a Self-Face Recognition Task
Neuropyschologia 37:1421-1425 (1999)

Kosslyn SM, Pascual-Leone A, Felician O, Camposano S, Keenan JP, Thompson WL, Ganis G, Sukel KE, Alpert NM
The Role of Area 17 in Visual Imagery: Convergent Evidence from PET and rTMS
Science 284(5411):167-170 (1999)

Pascual-Leone A, Tarazona F, Keenan J, Tormos JM, Hamilton R, Catala MD
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Neuroplasticity
Neuropsychologia 37:207-217 (1999)

Siebner HR, Tormos JM, Ceballos-Baumann AO, Auer C, Catala MD, Conrad B, Pascual-Leone A
Low-Frequency Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of the Motor Cortex in Writer's Cramp
Neurology 52:529-537 (1999)

Hamilton RH, Pascual-Leone A
Cortical Plasticity Associated with Braille Learning
Trends in Cognitive Science 2, 168-174 (1998)

Wassermann EM, Tormos JM, Pascual-Leone A
Finger Movements Induced by Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Change with Hand Posture, But Not with Coil Position
Human Brain Mapping, 6:390-393 (1998)

Pascual-Leone A, Rubio B, Pallardó F, Catalá MD
Rapid-Rate Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of Left Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex in Drug-Resistant Depression
Lancet 348:233-237 (1996)