Manuscripts in Preparation

"Cortical selectivity driven by connectivity: Innate connectivity patterns of the visual word form area" Li, J., Osher, D.E., Hansen, H.A. & Saygin, Z.M. (submitted). Nature Human Behaviour.

"Developmental changes in connectivity between the amygdala subnuclei and occipitotemporal cortex." Hansen, H.A. & Saygin, Z.M. (submitted). NeuroImage.


"Facephenes and rainbows: Causal evidence for functional and anatomical specificity of face and color processing in the human brain." Schalk G., Kapeller C., Guger C., Ogawa H., Hiroshima S., Lafer-Sousa R., Saygin Z.M.,, Kamada K., Kanwisher N. (2017). PNAS doi: 10.1073/pnas.1713447114

"Integration and Segregation of Default Mode Network Resting‐state Functional Connectivity in Transition‐age Males with High‐functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Proof of Concept Study." Joshi G., Anteraper S.A., Patil K.R., Semwal M., Goldin R.L., Furtak S.L., Chai X.J., Saygin Z.M., Gabrieli J.D.E., Biederman J., Whitfield‐Gabrieli S. (2017). Brain Connectivity doi: 10.1089/brain.2016.0483

"High-resolution magnetic resonance imaging reveals nuclei of the human amygdala: manual segmentation to automatic atlas." Saygin Z.M., Kliemann D., Iglesias E., van der Kouwe, A.J.W., Boyd E., Reuter M., Stevens A., Van Leemput K., McKee A., Frosch M.P, Fischl B., Augustinack J. (2017). NeuroImage doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.04.046

"Connectivity precedes function in the development of the visual word form area." Saygin Z.M., Osher D., Norton E. S., Youssoufian D.A., Beach S., Feather J., Gaab, N., Gabrieli, J., Kanwisher N. (2016). Nature Neuroscience doi:10.1038/nn.4354

"Impaired Frontal-Limbic White Matter Maturation in Children at Risk for Major Depression." Hung Y., Saygin Z.M., Biederman J., Hirshfeld-Becker D., Uchida M., Doehrmann O., Han M., Chai J., Kenworthy T., Yarmak P., Gaillard S., Whitfield-Gabrieli S., & Gabrieli J.D.E. (2016). Cerebral Cortex doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhw250

"Brain connectomics predict response to treatment in social anxiety disorder." Whitfield-Gabrieli S., Ghosh S., Nieto-Castanon A., Saygin Z.M., Doehrmann O., Chai J., Reynolds G., Hofmann S., Pollack M., Gabrieli J. (2016). Molecular Psychiatry doi:10.1038/mp.2015.109

"Structural Connectivity of the Developing Human Amygdala." Saygin Z.M., Osher D., Koldewyn K., Martin R., Finn A., Saxe R., Gabrieli J., Sheridan M. (2015). PlosOne10(4): e0125170. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0125170

"Altered Resting-State Functional Connectivity of the Frontal-Striatal Reward System in Social Anxiety Disorder." Manning J., Reynolds G., Saygin Z.M., Hofmann S., Pollack M., Gabrieli J., Whitfield-Gabrieli S. (2015). PlosOne10(4): e0125286. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0125286

"Structural Connectivity Fingerprints Predict Cortical Selectivity for Multiple Visual Categories across Cortex." Osher D.E, Saxe R., Koldewyn K., Gabrieli J.D.E., Kanwisher N., Saygin Z.M. (2015). Cerebral Cortex, (ePub ahead of print) doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhu303

"Tracking the Roots of Reading Ability: White Matter Volume and Integrity Correlate with Phonological Awareness in Prereading and Early-Reading Kindergarten Children." Saygin Z.M., Norton E.S., Osher D.E., Beach S. B., Cyr A.B., Ozranov-Palchik O., Yendiki A., Fischl B., Gaab N., Gabrieli J.D.E. (2013). Journal of Neuroscience, 33(33), 13251-13258.

"Anatomical connectivity patterns predict face selectivity in the fusiform gyrus." Saygin Z.M., Osher D.E, Koldewyn K., Reynolds G., Gabrieli J.D.E., Saxe R.R. (2012). Nature Neuroscience, 15(2), 321-327. Supplementary information here

"Predicting Treatment Response in Social Anxiety Disorder From Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging." Doehrmann O., Ghosh S., Polli F.E., Reynolds G.O., Horn, F., Keshavan A., Triantafyllou C., Saygin Z.M., Whitfield-Gabrieli S., Hofmann S.G., Pollack M.H., Gabrieli J.D.E. (2012). Archives of General Psychiatry, (), 1-11.

"Connectivity-based segmentation of human amygdala nuclei using probabilistic tractography." Saygin Z.M., Osher D.E., Augustinack J., Fischl B., Gabrieli J.D.E. (2011). NeuroImage, 56(3), 1353-1361.