Dr Roma Siugzdaite

Interests

I am trying to understand brain mechanisms that drive changes during the development by means of functional and structural MRI data.

Research Focus

Keywords

MRI

fMRI

Connectome

Connectivity

Resilience

Clinical conditions

Autism

Cognitive impairment

Epilepsy

Language disorders

Learning disabilities

Equipment

Behavioural analysis

Computational modelling

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

Collaborators

Cambridge

Duncan Astle

International

Silvia Benavides-Varela

Alessandro Grecucci

Daniele Marinazzo

Sven Mueller

Eliana Vassena

Associated News Items


Key publications

Roma Siugzdaite, Joe Bathelt, Joni Holmes, Duncan E Astle (2020), “Transdiagnostic Brain Mapping in Developmental Disorders” Current Biology 30(7):1245-1257

Publications

2019

Boccadoro S, Siugzdaite R, Hudson AR, Maeyens L, Van Hamme C, Mueller SC (2019), “Women with early maltreatment experience show increased resting-state functional connectivity in the theory of mind (ToM) network” Eur J Psychotraumatol 10(1):1647044

De Pauw R, Aerts H, Siugzdaite R, Meeus M, Coppieters I, Caeyenberghs K, Cagnie B (2019), “Hub disruption in patients with chronic neck pain: a graph analytical approach” Pain

Pappaianni E, De Pisapia N, Siugzdaite R, Crescentini C, Calcagnì A, Job R, Grecucci A. (2019), “Less is more: Morphometric and psychological differences between low and high reappraisers.” Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci

Sara Sorella, Gaia Lapomarda, Irene Messina, Jon Julius Frederickson, Roma Siugzdaite, Remo Job, Alessandro Grecucci (2019), “Testing the expanded continuum hypothesis of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Neural and psychological evidence for shared and distinct mechanisms” NeuroImage: Clinical 23:101854

2018

Pappaianni E, Siugzdaite R, Vettori S, Venuti P, Job R, Grecucci A. (2018), “Three shades of grey: detecting brain abnormalities in children with autism using source-, voxel- and surface-based morphometry” Eur J Neurosci

Vassena E, Gerrits R, Demanet J, Verguts T, Siugzdaite R. (2018), “Anticipation of a mentally effortful task recruits Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex: An fNIRS validation study” Neuropsychologia

Vingerhoets G, Li X, Hou L, Bogaert S, Verhelst H, Gerrits R, Siugzdaite R, Roberts N (2018), “Brain structural and functional asymmetry in human situs inversus totalis” Brain Struct Funct

2017

Benavides-Varela S, Siugzdaite R, Gómez DM, Macagno F, Cattarossi L, Mehler J. (2017), “Brain regions and functional interactions supporting early word recognition in the face of input variability” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.

Grecucci A, Siugzdaite R, Job R. (2017), “Editorial: Advanced Neuroimaging Methods for Studying Autism Disorder” Front Neurosci