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Quelques éléments de sciences cognitives pour les enseignants et les parents

3-month-old brain template for fMRI studies

from  Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Dehaene, S. & Hertz-Pannier, L. (2002) Functional neuroimaging of speech perception in infants, Science, 298,2013-15.

Leroy, F., Mangin, J.F., Rousseau, F., Glasel, H., Hertz-Pannier, L., Dubois, J., Dehaene-Lambertz, G. (2011) Atlas-free surface reconstruction of the white-gray matter cortical interface in infants, PLos one

Brain Maturation in infants

Leroy, F., Glasel, H., Dubois, J., Hertz-Pannier, L., B. Thirion, Mangin, J. F., & Dehaene-Lambertz, G. (2011). Early maturation of the linguistic dorsal pathway in human infants, Journal of Neuroscience, 31, 1500-1506

Glasel, H., Leroy, F., Dubois, J., Hertz-Pannier, L., Mangin, J., & Dehaene-Lambertz, G. (2011). A robust cerebral asymmetry in the infant brain: the rightward superior temporal sulcus, Neuroimage, 58, 716-723.

Dubois, J. Hertz-Pannier, L. , Mangin, J.F., Cachia, A., Le Bihan, D., & Dehaene-Lambertz, G., (2008) Structural asymmetries in the infant brain: an underline of functional lateralization?, Cerebral Cortex, doi:10.1093/cercor/bhn097

J. Dubois, G. Dehaene-Lambertz, M. Perrin, J.F. Mangin, Y. Cointepas, D. Le Bihan, L. Hertz-Pannier. (2007) Asynchrony of the early maturation of white matter bundles in healthy infants: quantitative landmarks revealed non-invasively by diffusion tensor imaging, Human Brain mapping, DOI 10.1002/hbm.20363

Dubois, J., Hertz-Pannier, L., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Cointepas, Y., & LeBihan, D. (2006). Assessment of the early organization and maturation of infants’ cerebral white matter fiber bundles: A feasibility study using quantitative diffusion tensor imaging and tractography. Neuroimage.

Language in infants and adults

Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Hertz-Pannier, L., Dubois, J., & Dehaene, S. (2008). How does early brain organization promote language acquisition in humans?, European Review,16, 4, 399-411

Sentence perception

Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Montavont, A., Jobert, A., Allirol, L., Dubois, J., Hertz-Pannier, L., et S. Dehaene (2010). Language or Music, Mother or Mozart? Structural and environmental influences on infants’ language networks Brain & Language.

Buiatti, M., Peña, M., & Dehaene-Lambertz, G., (2008) Investigating the neural correlates of continuous speech computation with frequency-tagged neuroelectric responses, Neuroimage, doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.09.015

Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Hertz-Pannier, L., Dubois, J., Mériaux, S., Roche, A., Sigman, M., et al. (2006). Functional organization of perisylvian activation during presentation of sentences in preverbal infants. PNAS, 103 ,14240-14245

Dehaene-Lambertz, G. Hertz-Pannier, L & Dubois. J (2006) Nature and nurture in language acquisition: Contribution of anatomical and functional brain imaging studies in infants. Trends in Neurosciences, 29(7), 367-373.

Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Dehaene, S., Anton, J. L., Campagne, A., Ciuciu, P., Dehaene, G. P., Denghein I, Jobert A, LeBihan D, Sigman M, Pallier C, Poline JB. (2006). Functional segregation of cortical language areas by sentence repetition. Human Brain Mapping, 27, 360-371

Mériaux, S. Roche, A., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Thirion, B., Poline, J.B. (2006), Combined permutation test and mixed-effect model for group average analysis in fMRI, Human Brain Mapping,27, 402-410.

Pena, M, Maki, A., Kova?i?, D., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Koizumi, H. Bouquet, F. & Mehler, J. (2003). Sounds and silence: an optical topography study of language recognition at birth, PNAS,100, 11702-11705.

Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Dehaene, S. & Hertz-Pannier, L. (2002) Functional neuroimaging of speech perception in infants, Science, 298,2013-15.

Dehaene-Lambertz, G., & Houston, D. (1998) Faster orientation latency toward native language in two-month-old infants. Language and Speech, 41, 1, 21-43.

S. Hesketh, A. Christophe, and G. Dehaene-Lambertz. Infants processing of continuous speech: a variant of the non-nutritive sucking procedure (1997) Infant Behavior and Development, 20:263–269.

Jacques Mehler, Emmanuel Dupoux, Christophe Pallier, and Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz (1994) Cross-linguistic approaches to speech processing. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 4(2):171-176.
Note: Reprinted in Squire, L. R. & Kosslyn, S. M. (1998) Findings and Current Opinion in Cognitive Neuroscience. 1998, MIT Press.J. Mehler, P. Jusczyk, G. Dehaene-Lambertz, N. Halsted, J. Bertoncini, and C. Amiel-Tison (1988). A precursor of language acquisition in young infants. Cognition, 29(2):143–178.

J. Mehler, G. Dehaene-Lambertz, P. Jusczyk, and C. Amiel-Tison (1986) Discrimination of the mother tongue by newborn infants. C R Acad Sci III, 303(15):637–640.

Syntax processing

Bernal, S., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., & Christophe, A. (in press) Beyond telegraphic speech : Electrophysiological recordings show that 2-year-olds compute syntactic structure on-line, Developmental Science

Cross-modal perception

Bristow, D., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Mattout, J., Soares, S., Gliga, T., Baillet, S., & Mangin, J.F. (2009) Hearing faces: How the infant brain matches the face it sees with the speech it hears, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 21, 905-21

Phoneme perception

Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz, Christophe Pallier, Willy Serniclaes, Liliane Sprenger-Charolles, Antoinette Jobert, and Stanislas Dehaene. Neural correlates of switching from auditory to speech mode. Neuroimage, 24(1):21–33, 2005.

Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Gliga, T. (2004). Common neural basis for phoneme processing in infants and adults. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 16(8): 1375-87.

G. Dehaene-Lambertz, M. Pena, A. Christophe, & P. Landrieu (2004) Phoneme perception in a neonate with a left sylvian infarct. Brain and Language, 88:26–38.

Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz and Marcela Peña (2001) Electrophysiological evidence for automatic phonetic processing in neonates. NeuroReport, 12:3155–3158.

Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz, Emmanuel Dupoux, and A. Gout (2000) Electrophysiological correlates of phonological processing : a cross-linguistic study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 12(4):635–647.

G. Dehaene-Lambertz (2000) Cerebral specialization for speech and non-speech stimuli in infants. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 12(3):449–460.

G. Dehaene-Lambertz (1999) Cerebral specialization in acoustical and linguistics processings in infants. Brain and Language, 69:417–419.
G. Dehaene-Lambertz & S. Baillet (1998) A phonological representation in the infant brain. NeuroReport, 9:1885–1888.

G. Dehaene-Lambertz (1998) Syllable discrimination by normal and pathological premature neonates. Developmental Neuropsychology, 14:579–597.
G. Dehaene-Lambertz (1997) Electrophysiological correlates of categorical phoneme perception in adults. NeuroReport, 8(4):919–924.

G. Dehaene-Lambertz (1997) Assessment of perinatal pathologies in premature neonates using a syllable discrimination task. Biology of the Neonate, 71:299–305.

G. Dehaene-Lambertz & S. Dehaene (1994) Speed and cerebral correlates of syllable discrimination in infants. Nature, 370:292–295.

Artificial languages

Andress, A. Dehaene-Lambertz, G. & Mehler, J. (2007) Perceptual constraints and the learnability of simple grammars, Cognition,105, 577-614.

Visual perception: What is another human being ?

Gliga, T. & Dehaene-Lambertz, G. (2007) Development of a view-invariant representation of faces in humans, Cognition, 102, 261-288.

Gliga, T., Dehaene-Lambertz, G. (2005). Structural encoding of body and face in human infants and adults. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 17(8): 1328-40.

Number perception in infants and adults

Izard, V., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., & Dehaene, S. (in press) Distinct Cerebral Pathways for Object Identity and Number in Human Infants PLOS Biology
McCrink, K., Dehaene S. & Dehaene-Lambertz,G. (2007) Moving along the number line: Operational momentum in non-symbolic arithmetic, Perception & Psychophysics,69(8):1324-1333.

Marc Hauser, Stanislas Dehaene, Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz, and A. L. Patalano (2002) Spontaneous number discrimination of multi-format auditory stimuli in cotton-top tamarins (Saguinus oedipus). Cognition, 86:B23–B32.

Stanislas Dehaene, Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz, and Laurent Cohen (1998) Abstract representations of numbers in the animal and human brain. Trends in Neuroscience, 21:355–361.


Laurent Cohen, Stanislas Dehaene, Lionel Naccache, S. Lehéricy, Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz, M. A. Hénaff, and F. Michel (2000) The visual word form area: spatial and temporal characterization of an initial stage of reading in normal subjects and posterior split-brain patients. Brain, 123:291–307.

Stanislas Dehaene, Lionel Naccache, G. Le Clec’H, E. Koechlin, M. Mueller, Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz, P. F. van de Moortele, and Denis LeBihan (1998)  Imaging unconscious semantic priming. Nature, 395:597–600.

Dehaene-Lambertz G. & Dehaene S.. (1997) In defense of learning by selection : Neurobiological and behavioral evidence revisited.. Behavioral and Brain Science, 20:560–561.

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