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of Vortioxetine and Duloxetine on Resting-State Functional Connectivity in the Awake Rat: 
Neuropharmacology: in press

Liang Z, Ma Y, Watson G, Zhang N* (2017): Simultaneous GCaMP6-based fiber photometry and fMRI in rats. 
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Ma Z, Zhang N* (2017): Cross-population Myelination Covariance of Human. Human Brain Mapping: 38 (9), 
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Lee A, Gansler D, Zhang N, Jerram M, King J, Fulwiler C (2017): Relationship of mindfulness awareness 
to neural processing of anger faces and impact of mindfulness training: a pilot investigation. 
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Qi S, Mu Y, Cui L, Zhang J, Guo F, Tan Q, Shi M, Liu K, Xi Y, Zhang N, Zhang X, He Y, Yang J, Yin H (2017): 
Anomalous gray matter structural networks in recent onset post-traumatic stress disorder. Brain Imaging 
and Behavior: in press. PMID: 28293804

Hamilton* C, Ma* Y, Zhang N (2017): Global Reduction of Information Exchange during Anesthetic-Induced 
Unconsciousness. Brain Structure and Function: 222(7), 3205-3216. PMID: 28289883
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Ma Y*, Hamilton C*, Zhang N (2017). Dynamic connectivity patterns in conscious and unconscious brain. 
Brain Connectivity: 7(1):1-12. PMID:27846731
*: These authors contributed equally to this work.

Gao Y, Ma Y, Zhang Q, Winder AT, Liang Z, Antinori L, Drew PJ and Zhang N (2017): Time to wake up: Studying 
neurovascular coupling and brain-wide circuit function in un-anesthetized animals: NeuroImage: 153: 382–398. 
PMID: 27908788

Smith JB, Liang Z, Watson GDR, Alloway KD and Zhang N (2017): Interhemispheric resting-state functional 
connectivity of the claustrum in the awake and anesthetized states. Brain Structure and Function:222 (5), 2041-2058. 
PMID: 27714529


Ma Z, Perez P, Ma Z, Liu Y, Hamilton C, Liang Z and Zhang N. Functional atlas of the awake rat 
brain: a neuroimaging study of rat brain specialization and integration. NeuroImage: in press.


Zhu XH, Du F, Zhang N, Zhang Y, Liu X, Zhang X, Ugurbil K and Chen W. Study of brain metabolism, energy and 
function using in vivo MRS. In: From Nuclear Spins to Brain Function. Volume 30 of the series Biological 
Magnetic Resonance, pp 819-864. Guest Editors, Kâmil Uğurbil, Kâmil Uludağ and Lawrence J. Berliner.

Lei W*, Deng W*, Li M, He Z, Han Y, Huang C, Ma X, Wang Q, Guo W, Li Y, Jiang L, Gong Q, Hu X, Zhang N, Li T. 
Gray matter volume alterations in first-episode drug-naïve patients with deficit and nondeficit schizophrenia. 
Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging: 234(2):219-26. PMID:26409573.
*: These authors contributed equally to this work.

Fu Y*, Ma Z*, Hamilton C, Liang Z, Hou X, Ma X, Hu X, He Q, Deng W, Wang Y, Zhao L, Meng H, Li T, Zhang N. 
Genetic influences of resting-state functional networks: a twin study. Human Brain Mapping: 36:3959–3972. PMID: 26147340.
*: These authors contributed equally to this work.

Liang Z*, Watson G*, Alloway K, Neuberger T, Lee G, Zhang N. Mapping the medial prefrontal network 
by combining Optogenetics and fMRI in awake rodents. NeuroImage: 117: 114-123. PMID: 26002727
*: These authors contributed equally to this work.

Li ML, Deng W, He ZL, Wang Q, Huang CH, Jiang LJ, Ziedonis D, King J, Ma XH, Zhang N, Li T. 
A splitting brain: imbalanced neural networks in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging: 232(2015)145–153. 

Crenshaw D, Asin K, Gottschalk WK, Liang Z, Zhang N, Roses AD. Effects of low doses of pioglitazone on 
resting-state functional connectivity in conscious rat brain. PLoS One:10(2):e0117973. PMID:25671601 

Liang Z, Liu X, Zhang N. Dynamic resting-state functional connectivity in awake and anesthetized animals. 
NeuroImage: 104: 89-99. PMID: 25315787


Liang Z, King J, Zhang N. Neuroplasticity to a single-episode traumatic stress revealed by resting-state 
fMRI in awake rats. NeuroImage: 103: 485-491. PMID:25193500

Huang W, King, J, Ursprung S, Zheng S, Zhang N, Kennedy D, Ziedonis D, DiFranza, J. The Development and 
Expression of Physical Nicotine Dependence Corresponds to Structural and Functional Alterations in the Anterior 
Cingulate-Precuneus Pathway. Brain and Behavior: 4(3): 408-417. PMID: 24944870.

Roses AD, Saunders AM, Lutz MW, Zhang N, Hariri AR, Asin KE, Crenshaw DG, Budur K, Burns DK, Brannan SK. 
New applications of disease genetics and pharmacogenetics to drug development. Current Opinion in Pharmacology 
2014, 14:81–89. PMID: 24565016


Liang Z, Tao L, Jean King, Zhang N. Mapping Thalamocortical Networks in the Rat Brain using Resting-State 
Functional Connectivity. NeuroImage: 83: 237–244. PMID: 23777756

Huang W, DiFranza J, Kennedy D, Zhang N, Ziedonis D, King J. Progressive Levels of Physical Dependence to 
Tobacco Coincide with Changes in the Anterior Cingulum Bundle Microstructure. PLoS One: 8(7): e67837. PMID: 23861816

He ZL, Deng W, Li ML, Chen ZF, Collier DA, Ma XH, Zhang N, Li T. Aberrant Intrinsic Brain Activity and 
Cognitive Deficit in First-episode Treatment-naive Patients with Schizophrenia. Psychological Medicine: 43(4): 769-80. 
PMID: 22883428

Heffernan ME, Huang W, Sicard KM, Bratane BT, Zhang N, Fisher M and King JA. Multi-modal approach for 
investigating brain and behavior changes in an animal model of traumatic brain injury. 
Journal of Neurotrauma: 30 (11): 1007-1012. PMID: 23294038


Liang Z, King J, Zhang N. Intrinsic Organization of the Anesthetized Brain. The Journal of Neuroscience: 32(30): 
10183-10191. PMID: 22836253

Fulwiler, C, King J, Zhang N. Amygdala-Orbitofrontal Resting State Functional Connectivity is Associated with 
Trait Anger. Neuroreport: 23(10): 606-10. PMID: 22617448

Liang Z, King JA, Zhang, N. Anticorrelated Functional Connectivity in Awake Rat Brain. NeuroImage: 59(2):1190-9. 
PMID: 21864689.


Liang Z, King JA, Zhang, N. Uncovering Intrinsic Connectional Architecture of Functional Networks in Awake Rat Brain. 
The Journal of Neuroscience: 31(10):3776 –3783. PMID: 21389232


Huang W, Heffernan, ME, Li Z, Zhang N, Overstreet, DH, King, JA. Fear induced neuronal alterations in a genetic 
model of depression: An fMRI study on awake animals. Neuroscience Letters: 489:74-78. PMID: 21134416

Zhang N, Zhu XH, Yacoub E, Ugurbil, K, Chen W. Functional MRI mapping neuronal inhibition and excitation 
at columnar level in human visual cortex. Exp Brain Res: 204(4):515-24. PMID: 20571785.

Zhang N, Rane P, Huang W, Liang Z, Kennedy D, Frazier, J, King J. Mapping Resting-State Brain Networks in 
Conscious Animals. Journal of Neuroscience Methods: 189(2): 186–196. PMID: 20382183

Zhang N, Zhu XH, Zhang Y, Park JK, Chen W. High-resolution fMRI mapping of ocular dominance layers in cat lateral 
geniculate nucleus. NeuroImage: 50(4):1456-63 (cover paper). PMID: 20114078

Liu ZM, Rios C, Zhang N, Ling Y, Chen W, He B. Linear and Nonlinear Relationships between Visual Stimuli, EEG 
and BOLD fMRI Signals. NeuroImage: 50(3):1054-1066. PMID: 20079854


Zhang N, Yacoub E, Zhu XH, Ugurbil K, Chen W. Linearity of Blood-Oxygenation-Level Dependent Signal at 
Microvasculature. NeuroImage: 48(2):313-8. PMID: 19580875

Zhu XH, Zhang N, Zhang Y, Ugurbil K, Chen W. New insights into central roles of cerebral oxygen metabolism in the 
resting and stimulus-evoked brain. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab: 29(1):10-8. PMID: 18781163

Liu Z, Zhang N, Chen W, He B. Mapping the Bilateral Visual Integration by EEG and fMRI. NeuroImage: 46(4):989-97. 
PMID: 19306933

Zhu XH, Du F, Zhang N, Lei H Ugurbil K, Chen W. New Opportunities for High-Field In Vivo MRS in Studying Brain 
Bioenergetics and Function. Brain Imaging and Behavior: 2:232-241.

Ding L, Zhang N, Chen W, He B. Three-Dimensional Imaging of Complex Neural Activation in Humans From EEG. 
IEEE TBME: 56(8):1980-8. PMID: 19403362

Bai X, Liu Z, Zhang N, Chen W, He B. Three-Dimensional Source Imaging from Simultaneously Recorded ERP and 
BOLD-fMRI. IEEE TNSRE: 17(2):101-106. PMID: 19228562