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2010 Second half: October 2010-

1st(#275) :2010/10/6(Wed): Guests' Talk

  • A lot of members of Maeno laboratory at Keio University visited our office.
    Dr. Yasutoshi Makino talked about comfortable tactile stimuli and Miya Kohno made a presentation about the Internet infrastructure system and a modeling framework to evolve it.

2nd(#276) :2010/10/13(Wed): Journal Club

  • Reputation for reciprocity engages the brain reward center.
    Phan KL, Sripada CS, Angstadt M, McCabe K.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107(29):13099-104. (2010) [Abstract]
    Report T. Takano
  • Decoding subjective preference from single-trial near-infrared spectroscopy signals.
    Luu S, Chau T.
    Journal of Neural Engineering 6(1):016003. (2009) [Abstract]
    Report E. Hoshino

3rd(#277) :2010/10/28(Thu): Journal Club

  • Complementary systems for understanding action intentions.
    de Lange FP, Spronk M, Willems RM, Toni I, Bekkering H.
    Curr Biol. 18(6):454-7. (2008) [Abstract]
    Report T. Sudo
  • Action understanding: how, what and why.
    Thioux M, Gazzola V, Keysers C.
    Curr Biol. 18(10):R431-4. (2008) [Abstract]
    Report T. Sudo
  • Use of overlap zones among group-living primates: a test of the risk hypothesis.
    Wrangham, Richard; Crofoot, Meg; Lundy, Rochelle; Gilby, Ian.
    Behaviour 144(12), 1599-1619. (2007) [Full text]
    Report K. Mogi

4th(#278) :2010/11/4(Thu): Journal Club & Research Talk

  • Motor action and emotional memory.
    Casasanto D, Dijkstra K.
    Cognition 115(1), 179-85. (2010) [Full text]
    Report T. Sekine
  • The spread of behavior in an online social network experiment.
    Centola D.
    Science 329(5996): 1194-7. (2010) [Full text]
    Report T. Herai
  • Informatics, Bibliography, and Renseignement.
    Research Talk M. Toshima

5th(#279) :2010/11/10(Wed): Presentation Practice for SfN

T. Herai, M. Toshima, and T. Takano practiced making a presentation at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience.

[Conference] :2010/11/13-17: SfN 2010 meeting in San Diego

  • Loneliness induced by lack of trusts from others (#303.4/LLL4)
  • Novel method to describe neural dynamics across brain regions (#383.6/ZZ6)
    T. YANAGAWA, et al.
  • Temporal reproduction in stimulus-based and intention-based action (#505.18/LLL30)
    T. HERAI & K. MOGI
  • Brain activities related to vigilance judgment based on spontaneous EEG: A simultaneous EEG-fMRI study (#714.25/OOO69)
    K. OMATA, et al.
  • Neural substrates for exploratory decisions in choices including uncertain and ambiguous options (#814.11/NNN5)
    F. TAYA, et al.
  • Word segmentation and its effect on language comprehension: Japanese and English (#908.4/KKK63)

6th(#280) :2010/11/26(Fri): Journal Club & Equation Club (first time)

  • Optimally Interacting Minds
    Bahrami B, Olsen K, Latham PE, Roepstorff A, Rees G, Frith CD.
    Science 329(5995):1081-5. (2010) [Abstract]
    Report T. Ishikawa
  • Neuroscience. Change in the Brain's White Matter
    Fields RD.
    Science 330(6005):768-9. (2010) [Abstract]
    Report M. Toshima
  • The 1st equation club
    K. Mogi introduced the equation club.

7th(#281) :2010/12/10(Fri): Journal Club & Research Talk

  • Prefrontal Activation Associated with Social Attachment: Facial-Emotion Recognition in Mothers and Infants
    Minagawa-Kawai Y, Matsuoka S, Dan I, Naoi N, Nakamura K, Kojima S.
    Cerebral cortex 19(2):284-92. (2009) [Abstract]
    Report E. Hoshino
  • Virtual spatial registration of stand-alone fNIRS data to MNI space
    Tsuzuki D, Jurcak V, Singh AK, Okamoto M, Watanabe E, Dan I.
    NeuroImage 15;34(4):1506-18. (2007) [Abstract]
    Report E. Hoshino
  • Neural evidence for inequality-averse social preferences
    Tricomi E, Rangel A, Camerer CF, O'Doherty JP.
    Nature 25;463(7284):1089-91. (2010) [Abstract]
    Report T. Takano
  • Remember/Know judgement.
    Research Talk F. Tanabe

8th(#282) :2010/12/27(Mon): Journal Club & Progress report

  • Numerosity-duration interaction.
    Progress Report T. Herai
  • Serotonin selectively influences moral judgment and behavior through effects on harm aversion
    Crockett MJ, Clark L, Hauser MD, Robbins TW.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107(40):17433-8. (2010) [PDF]
    Report T. Sudo
  • Serotonin modulates behavioral reactions to unfairness
    Crockett MJ, Clark L, Tabibnia G, Lieberman MD, Robbins TW.
    Science. 320(5884):1739. (2008) [Abstract]
    Report T. Sudo
  • T. Ishikawa reharsed to make a presentation at the upcomming Ph.D. candidate seminar.

9th(#283) :2011/1/6(Thu): Presentation, Journal Club & Progress report

  • Tetsuo Ishikawa made a presentation at the Ph.D. candidate seminar at Suzukake-dai campus.
  • How choice reveals and shapes expected hedonic outcome.
    Sharot T, De Martino B, Dolan RJ.
    J Neurosci. 29(12):3760-5. (2009) [PDF]
    Report T. Sekine
  • Research on the acculturation model for second language acquisition.
    JH Schumann.
    Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development. 7(5):379-392. (1986) [PDF]
    Report K. Mogi
  • Why does history have a way of repeating itself?
    Progress Report E. Hoshino

10th(#284) :2011/1/18(Tue): Progress report

  • A new method to analyze fMRI and NIRS data
    Progress Report E. Hoshino
  • Neural basis of ambiguity aversion and the balance of exploration/exploitation
    Progress Report F. Taya

11th(#285) :2011/1/28(Fri): Journal Club & Research Talk

  • About utility function of Twitter
    Research Talk T. Sekine
  • Neural correlates of cognitive dissonance and choice-induced preference change.
    Izuma K, Matsumoto M, Murayama K, Samejima K, Sadato N, Matsumoto K.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107(51):22014-9. (2010)
    Report F. Tanabe

12th(#286) :2011/2/4(Fri): Journal Club & Progress Report

  • Communicative interactions improve visual detection of biological motion.
    Manera V, Becchio C, Schouten B, Bara BG, Verfaillie K.
    PLoS One.. 6(1):e14594. (2011)
    [Full Text]
    Report T. Ishikawa
  • Effects of spatial relationship in mirror-image and anatomic imitation.
    Progress Report T. Sudo
  • Anethesia experiment and Social competition experiment.
    Progress Report T. Yanagawa

13th(#287) :2011/2/10(Thu): Journal Club

  • Writing about testing worries boosts exam performance in the classroom.
    Ramirez G, Beilock SL.
    Science. 331(6014):211-3. (2011)
    Report M. Toshima
  • Spatio-temporal prediction modulates the perception of self-produced stimuli.
    Blakemore SJ, Frith CD, Wolpert DM.
    J Cogn Neurosci. 11(5):551-9. (1999)
    Report T. Herai
  • Humans have evolved specialized skills of social cognition: the cultural intelligence hypothesis.
    Herrmann E, Call J, Hernàndez-Lloreda MV, Hare B, Tomasello M.
    Science. 317(5843):1360-6. (2007)
    Report E. Hoshino
  • City rats: From rat behaviour to human spatial cognition in urban environments.
    Osnat Yaski, Juval Portugali & David Eilam
    Nature Precedings. (2010)
    Report E. Hoshino
  • Altered histone acetylation is associated with age-dependent memory impairment in mice.
    Peleg S, Sananbenesi F, Zovoilis A, Burkhardt S, Bahari-Javan S, Agis-Balboa RC, Cota P, Wittnam JL, Gogol-Doering A, Opitz L, Salinas-Riester G, Dettenhofer M, Kang H, Farinelli L, Chen W, Fischer A.
    Science. 328(5979):753-6. (2010)
    Report E. Hoshino

14th(#288) :2011/2/16(Wed): Journal Club & Research Talk

  • Linking Out-of-Body Experience and Self Processing to Mental Own-Body Imagery at the Temporoparietal Junction
    Blanke O, Mohr C, Michel CM, Pascual-Leone A, Brugger P, Seeck M, Landis T, Thut G.
    J Neurosci. 25(3):550-7. (2005)
    Report T. Sudo
  • Intranasal administration of oxytocin increases envy and schadenfreude (gloating).
    Shamay-Tsoory SG, Fischer M, Dvash J, Harari H, Perach-Bloom N, Levkovitz Y.
    Biol Psychiatry. 66(9):864-70. (2009)
    Report T. Takano
  • Testosterone decreases trust in socially naïve humans
    Bos PA, Terburg D, van Honk J.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107(22):9991-5. (2010)
    Report T. Takano
  • Sex differences and sex hormones on depression disorder.
    Research Talk T. Takano

15th(#289) :2011/2/22(Tue): Special Seminar

16th(#290) :2011/3/25(Fri): Journal Club & Research Talk

  • Wikileaks and Cyberspace Cultures in Conflict
    Eric Sterner
    Report K. Mogi
  • Positive reciprocity and intentions in trust games
    McCabe KA, Rigdon ML, Smith VL.
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 52(2):267-275. (2003)
    Report T. Sekine
  • Role of Layer 6 of V2 Visual Cortex in Object-Recognition Memory
    López-Aranda MF, López-Téllez JF, Navarro-Lobato I, Masmudi-Martín M, Gutiérrez A, Khan
    Science. 325(5936):87-9. (2009)
    Report T. Sekine
  • Information Behavior
    Research Talk M. Toshima