How do cannabis users mentally travel in time? Evidence from an fMRI study of episodic future thinking

Journal article


Rafei, Parnian, Rezapour, Tara, Batouli, Seyed Amir Hossein, Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio, Lorenzetti, Valentina and Hatami, Javad. (2022). How do cannabis users mentally travel in time? Evidence from an fMRI study of episodic future thinking. Psychopharmacology. 239(5), pp. 1441-1457. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00213-021-06002-7
AuthorsRafei, Parnian, Rezapour, Tara, Batouli, Seyed Amir Hossein, Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio, Lorenzetti, Valentina and Hatami, Javad
Abstract

Rationale
Episodic future thinking (EFT) is a cognitive function that allows individuals to imagine novel experiences that may happen in the future. Prior studies show that EFT is impaired in different groups of substance users. However, there is no evidence regarding the neurobiological mechanisms of EFT in cannabis users.

Objectives
We aimed to compare brain activations of regular cannabis users and non-using controls during an EFT fMRI task. Exploratory analyses were also conducted to investigate the association between EFT and cannabis use variables (e.g., duration of use, age onset, frequency of use).

Methods
Twenty current cannabis users and 22 drug-naïve controls underwent an fMRI scanning session while completing a task involving envisioning future-related events and retrieval of past memories as a control condition. The EFT fMRI task was adapted from the autobiographical interview and composed of 20 auditory cue sentences (10 cues for past and 10 cues for future events). Participants were asked to recall a past or generate a future event, in response to the cues, and then rate their vividness after each response.

Results
We found that cannabis users compared to non-user controls had lower activation within the cerebellum, medial and superior temporal gyrus, lateral occipital cortex, and occipital fusiform gyrus while envisioning future events. Cannabis users rated the vividness of past events significantly lower than non-users (P < 0.005). There were marginal group differences for rating the vividness of future events (P = 0.052). Significant correlations were also found between the medial and superior temporal gyrus activities and behavioral measures of EFT and episodic memory.

Conclusions
Cannabis users, compared to drug-naïve controls, have lower brain activation in EFT relevant regions. Thus, any attempts to improve aberrant EFT performance in cannabis users may benefit from EFT training.

Keywordsepisodic future thinking; mental time travel; future-oriented cognition; cannabis; fMRI
Year2022
JournalPsychopharmacology
Journal citation239 (5), pp. 1441-1457
PublisherSpringer-Verlag
ISSN0033-3158
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1007/s00213-021-06002-7
Scopus EID2-s2.0-85117909924
Open accessPublished as green open access
Page range1441-1457
Author's accepted manuscript
License
All rights reserved
File Access Level
Open
Publisher's version
License
All rights reserved
File Access Level
Controlled
Output statusPublished
Publication dates
Online25 Oct 2021
Publication process dates
Accepted11 Oct 2021
Deposited21 Nov 2022
Permalink -

https://acuresearchbank.acu.edu.au/item/8y712/how-do-cannabis-users-mentally-travel-in-time-evidence-from-an-fmri-study-of-episodic-future-thinking

Download files


Author's accepted manuscript
AM_Rafei_2021_How_do_cannabis_users_mentally_travel.pdf
License: All rights reserved
File access level: Open

Restricted files

Publisher's version

  • 2
    total views
  • 0
    total downloads
  • 1
    views this month
  • 0
    downloads this month
These values are for the period from 19th October 2020, when this repository was created.

Export as

Related outputs

Brain anatomical alterations in young cannabis users : Is it all hype? A meta-analysis of structural neuroimaging studies
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Kowalczyk, Magdalena, Duehlmeyer, Leonie, Greenwood, Lisa-Marie, Chye, Yann, Yücel, Murat, Whittle, Sarah and Roberts, Carl A.. (2022). Brain anatomical alterations in young cannabis users : Is it all hype? A meta-analysis of structural neuroimaging studies. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. pp. 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1089/can.2021.0099
Is resting-state functional connectivity altered in regular cannabis users? A systematic review of the literature
Thomson, Hannah, Labuschagne, Izelle, Greenwood, Lisa-Marie, Robinson, Emily, Sehl, Hannah, Suo, Chao and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2022). Is resting-state functional connectivity altered in regular cannabis users? A systematic review of the literature. Psychopharmacology. 239, pp. 1191-1209. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00213-021-05938-0
The iCannToolkit : A tool to embrace measurement of medicinal and non-medicinal cannabis use across licit, illicit and cross-cultural settings
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Hindocha, Chandni, Petrilli, Katherine, Griffiths, Paul, Brown, Jamie, Castillo-Carniglia, Álvaro, Caulkins, Jonathan P., Englund, Amir, ElSohly, Mahmoud A., Gage, Suzanne H., Groshkova, Teodora, Gual, Antoni, Hammond, David, Lawn, Will, López-Pelayo, Hugo, Manthey, Jakob, Mokrysz, Claire, Pacula, Rosalie Liccardo, van Laar, Margriet, ... Freeman, Tom P.. (2022). The iCannToolkit : A tool to embrace measurement of medicinal and non-medicinal cannabis use across licit, illicit and cross-cultural settings. Addiction. 117(6), pp. 1523-1525. https://doi.org/10.1111/add.15855
Reproducibility in the absence of selective reporting : An illustration from large-scale brain asymmetry research
Kong, Xiang-Zhen, ENIGMA Laterality Working Group, Francks, Clyde and Lorenzetti, Valentina*. (2022). Reproducibility in the absence of selective reporting : An illustration from large-scale brain asymmetry research. Human Brain Mapping. 43(1), pp. 244-254. https://doi.org/10.1002/hbm.25154
Brain imaging and substance use disorders : Focus on white matter microstructural integrity
Rossetti, Maria Gloria, Crisanti, Camilla, Brambilla, Paolo and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2021). Brain imaging and substance use disorders : Focus on white matter microstructural integrity. In In Della Sala, Sergio (Ed.). Encyclopedia of behavioral neuroscience ; volume 1 pp. 652-673 Elsevier Science. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-819641-0.00117-1
Dipendenza da alcol e sostanze
Rossetti, Maria Gloria, Crisanti, Camilla, Brambilla, Paolo and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2021). Dipendenza da alcol e sostanze. In In Brambilla, Paolo (Ed.). Neuroscienze psichiatriche e computazionali pp. 272-285 Edizioni Minerva Medica.
Cannabis, cannabinoids, and brain morphology : A review of the evidence
Chye, Yann, Kirkham, Rebecca, Lorenzetti, Valentina, McTavish, Eugene, Solowij, Nadia and Yücel, Murat. (2021). Cannabis, cannabinoids, and brain morphology : A review of the evidence. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. 6(6), pp. 627-635. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2020.07.009
Supporting future cannabis policy – developing a standard joint unit : A brief back-casting exercise
López-Pelayo, Hugo, Matrai, Silvia, Balcells-Olivero, Mercè, Campeny, Eugènia, Braddick, Fleur, Bossong, Matthijs G., Cruz, Olga S., Deluca, Paolo, Dom, Geert, Feingold, Daniel, Freeman, Tom P., Guzman, Pablo, Hindocha, Chandni, Kelly, Brian C., Liebregts, Nienke, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Manthey, Jakob, Matias, João, Oliveras, Clara, ... Gual, Antoni. (2021). Supporting future cannabis policy – developing a standard joint unit : A brief back-casting exercise. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 12, p. Article: 675033. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2021.675033
Mapping cortical and subcortical asymmetries in substance dependence : Findings from the ENIGMA Addiction Working Group
Cao, Zhipeng, Ottino-Gonzalez, Jonatan, Cupertino, Renata B., Schwab, Nathan, Hoke, Colin, Catherine, Orr, Cousijn, Janna, Dagher, Alain, Foxe, John J., Goudriaan, Anna E., Hester, Robert, Hutchison, Kent, Li, Chiang-Shan R., London, Edythe D., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Luijten, Maartje, Martin-Santos, Rocio, Momenan, Reza, Paulus, Martin P., ... Garavan, Hugh. (2021). Mapping cortical and subcortical asymmetries in substance dependence : Findings from the ENIGMA Addiction Working Group. Addiction Biology. 26, p. Article e13010. https://doi.org/10.1111/adb.13010
Resting-state neuroimaging in social anxiety disorder : A systematic review
Mizzi, Simone, Pedersen, Mangor, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Heinrichs, Markus and Labuschagne, Izelle. (2021). Resting-state neuroimaging in social anxiety disorder : A systematic review. Molecular Psychiatry. pp. 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41380-021-01154-6
Patterns of brain function associated with cannabis cue-reactivity in regular cannabis users : A systematic review of fMRI studies
Sehl, Hannah, Terrett, Gill, Greenwood, Lisa-Marie, Kowalczyk, Magdalena, Thomson, Hannah, Poudel, Govinda, Manning, Victoria and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2021). Patterns of brain function associated with cannabis cue-reactivity in regular cannabis users : A systematic review of fMRI studies. Psychopharmacology. 238(10), pp. 2709-2728. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00213-021-05973-x
Sex differences in the neuroanatomy of alcohol dependence : Hippocampus and amygdala subregions in a sample of 966 people from the ENIGMA Addiction Working Group
Grace, Sally, Rossetti, Maria Gloria, Allen, Nicholas, Batalla, Albert, Bellani, Marcella, Brambilla, Paolo, Chye, Yann, Cousijn, Janna, Goudriaan, Anna E., Hester, Robert, Hutchison, Kent, Labuschagne, Izelle, Momenan, Reza, Martin-Santos, Rocio, Rendell, Peter, Solowij, Nadia, Sinha, Rajita, Li, Chiang-shan Ray, Schmaal, Lianne, ... Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2021). Sex differences in the neuroanatomy of alcohol dependence : Hippocampus and amygdala subregions in a sample of 966 people from the ENIGMA Addiction Working Group. Translational Psychiatry. 11(1), p. Article 156. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41398-021-01204-1
Sex and dependence related neuroanatomical differences in regular cannabis users : Findings from the ENIGMA Addiction Working Group
Rossetti, Maria Gloria, Mackey, Scott, Patalay, Praveetha, Allen, Nicholas B., Batalla, Albert, Bellani, Marcella, Chye, Yann, Conrod, Patricia, Cousijn, Janna, Garavan, Hugh, Goudriaan, Anna E., Hester, Robert, Martin-Santos, Rocio, Solowij, Nadia, Suo, Chao, Thompson, Paul M., Yücel, Murat, Brambilla, Paolo and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2021). Sex and dependence related neuroanatomical differences in regular cannabis users : Findings from the ENIGMA Addiction Working Group. Translational Psychiatry. 11(1), p. Article 272. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41398-021-01382-y
Investigating the residual effects of chronic cannabis use and abstinence on verbal and visuospatial learning
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Takagi, Michael, van Dalen, Yvonne, Yücel, Murat and Solowij, Nadia. (2021). Investigating the residual effects of chronic cannabis use and abstinence on verbal and visuospatial learning. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 12, p. Article 663701. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2021.663701
Gender-related neuroanatomical differences in alcohol dependence : Findings from the ENIGMA Addiction Working Group
Rossetti, Maria Gloria, Patalay, Praveetha, Mackey, Scott, Allen, Nicholas B., Batalla, Albert, Bellani, Marcella, Chye, Yann, Cousijn, Janna, Goudriaan, Anna E., Hester, Robert, Hutchison, Kent, Li, Chiang-Shan R., Martin-Santos, Rocio, Momenan, Reza, Sinha, Rajita, Schmaal, Lianne, Sjoerds, Zsuzsika, Solowij, Nadia, Suo, Chao, ... Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2021). Gender-related neuroanatomical differences in alcohol dependence : Findings from the ENIGMA Addiction Working Group. NeuroImage: Clinical. 30, p. Article 102636. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nicl.2021.102636
Do comorbid personality disorders in cocaine dependence exacerbate neuroanatomical alterations? A structural neuroimaging study
Roberts, Carl A., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Albein-Urios, Natalia, Kowalczyk, Magdalena A., Martinez-Gonzalez, Jose M. and Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio. (2021). Do comorbid personality disorders in cocaine dependence exacerbate neuroanatomical alterations? A structural neuroimaging study. Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry. 110, p. 110298. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2021.110298
Mapping and mitigating the health risks of legalizing recreational cannabis use : A call for synergy between research and policy
Hoch, Eva and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2020). Mapping and mitigating the health risks of legalizing recreational cannabis use : A call for synergy between research and policy. World Psychiatry. 19(2), pp. 189-191. https://doi.org/10.1002/wps.20738
‘Standard THC units’ : A proposal to standardize dose across all cannabis products and methods of administration
Freeman, Tom P. and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2020). ‘Standard THC units’ : A proposal to standardize dose across all cannabis products and methods of administration. Addiction. 115(7), pp. 1207-1216. https://doi.org/10.1111/add.14842
Neuroanatomical alterations in people with high and low cannabis dependence
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Chye, Yann, Suo, Chao, Walterfang, Mark, Lubman, Dan I., Takagi, Michael, Whittle, Sarah, Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio, Cousijn, Janna, Pantelis, Christos, Seal, Marc, Fornito, Alex, Yücel, Murat and Solowij, Nadia. (2020). Neuroanatomical alterations in people with high and low cannabis dependence. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 54(1), pp. 68-75. https://doi.org/10.1177/0004867419859077
Young adults with higher motives and expectancies of regular cannabis use show poorer psychosocial functioning
Amiet, Danielle, Youssef, George J., Hagg, Lauryn J., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Parkes, Linden, Solowij, Nadia and Yücel, Murat. (2020). Young adults with higher motives and expectancies of regular cannabis use show poorer psychosocial functioning. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 11, p. 599365. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2020.599365
How do substance use disorders compare to other psychiatric conditions on structural brain abnormalities? A cross-disorder meta-analytic comparison using the ENIGMA consortium findings
Navarri, Xavier, Afzali, Mohammad H., Lavoie, Jacob, Sinha, Rajita, Stein, Dan J., Momenan, Reza, Veltman, Dick J., Korucuoglu, Ozlem, Sjoerds, Zsuzsika, van Holst, Ruth J., Hester, Rob, Orr, Catherine, Cousijn, Janna, Yucel, Murat, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Wiers, Reinout, Jahanshad, Neda, Glahn, David C., Thompson, Paul M., ... Conrod, Patricia J.. (2020). How do substance use disorders compare to other psychiatric conditions on structural brain abnormalities? A cross-disorder meta-analytic comparison using the ENIGMA consortium findings. Human Brain Mapping. pp. 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1002/hbm.25114
Unpacking common and distinct neuroanatomical alterations in cocaine dependent versus pathological gambling
Irizar, Patricia, Albein-Urios, Natalia, Martínez-González, José Miguel, Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2020). Unpacking common and distinct neuroanatomical alterations in cocaine dependent versus pathological gambling. European Neuropsychopharmacology. 33, pp. 81-88. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euroneuro.2020.01.019
Predicting alcohol dependence from multi-site brain structural measures
Hahn, Sage, Mackey, Scott, Cousijn, Janna, Foxe, John J., Heinz, Andreas, Hester, Robert, Hutchinson, Kent, Kiefer, Falk, Korucuoglu, Ozlem, Lett, Tristram, Li, Chiang-Shan R., London, Edythe, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Maartje, Luijten, Momenan, Reza, Orr, Catherine, Paulus, Martin, Schmaal, Lianne, Sinha, Rajita, ... Garavan, Hugh. (2020). Predicting alcohol dependence from multi-site brain structural measures. Human Brain Mapping. pp. 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1002/hbm.25248
Pineal gland volume in major depressive and bipolar disorders
Takahashi, Tsutomu, Sasabayashi, Daiki, Yücel, Murat, Whittle, Sarah, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Walterfang, Mark, Suzuki, Michio, Pantelis, Christos, Malhi, Gin S. and Allen, Nicholas B.. (2020). Pineal gland volume in major depressive and bipolar disorders. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 11, p. 450. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2020.00450
Neural correlates of symptom severity in obsessive-compulsive disorder using magnetization transfer and diffusion tensor imaging
Maleki, Suzan, Chye, Yann, Zhang, Xiaoliu, Parkes, Linden, Chamberlain, Samuel R., Fontenelle, Leonardo F., Braganza, Leah, Youssef, George, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Harrison, Ben J., Yücel, Murat and Suo, Chao. (2020). Neural correlates of symptom severity in obsessive-compulsive disorder using magnetization transfer and diffusion tensor imaging. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging. 298, p. Article 111046. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pscychresns.2020.111046
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor association with amygdala response in major depressive disorder
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Costafreda, Sergi G., Rimmer, Rachael M., Rasenick, Mark M., Marangell, Lauren B. and Fu, Cynthia H. Y.. (2020). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor association with amygdala response in major depressive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders. 267, pp. 103-106. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.01.159
Adolescent cannabis use, cognition, brain health and educational outcomes : A review of the evidence
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Hoch, Eva and Hall, Wayne. (2020). Adolescent cannabis use, cognition, brain health and educational outcomes : A review of the evidence. European Neuropsychopharmacology. 36, pp. 169-180. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euroneuro.2020.03.012
Accuracy of automated amygdala MRI segmentation approaches in Huntington's disease in the IMAGE-HD cohort
Alexander, Bonnie, Georgiou-Karistianis, Nellie, Beare, Richard, Ahveninen, Lotta M., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Stout, Julie C. and Glikmann-Johnston, Yifat. (2020). Accuracy of automated amygdala MRI segmentation approaches in Huntington's disease in the IMAGE-HD cohort. Human Brain Mapping. 41(7), pp. 1875-1888. https://doi.org/10.1002/hbm.24918
Subcortical surface morphometry in substance dependence : An ENIGMA addiction working group study
Chye, Yann, Mackey, Scott, Gutman, Boris A., Ching, Christopher R. K., Batalla, Albert, Blaine, Sara, Brooks, Samantha, Caparelli, Elisabeth C., Cousijn, Janna, Dagher, Alain, Foxe, John J., Goudriaan, Anna E., Hester, Robert, Hutchison, Kent, Jahanshad, Neda, Kaag, Anne M., Korucuoglu, Ozlem, Li, Chiang-Shan R., London, Edythe D., ... Garavan, Hugh. (2020). Subcortical surface morphometry in substance dependence : An ENIGMA addiction working group study. Addiction Biology. 25(6), p. e12830. https://doi.org/10.1111/adb.12830
Neuroanatomical alterations in people with high and low cannabis dependence
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Chye, Yann, Suo, Chao, Walterfang, Mark, Lubman, Dan I., Takagi, Michael, Whittle, Sarah, Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio, Cousijn, Janna, Pantelis, Christos, Seal, Marc, Fornito, Alex, Yücel, Murat and Solowij, Nadia. (2019). Neuroanatomical alterations in people with high and low cannabis dependence. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 54(1), pp. 68-75. https://doi.org/10.1177/0004867419859077
A roadmap for integrating neuroscience into addiction treatment : A consensus of the neuroscience interest group of the international society of addiction medicine
Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Manning, Victoria, Piercy, Hugh, Bruno, Raimondo, Hester, Rob, Pennington, David, Tolomeo, Serenella, Arunogiri, Shalini, Bates, Marsha E., Bowden-Jones, Henrietta, Campanella, Salvatore, Daughters, Stacey B., Kouimtsidis, Christos, Lubman, Dan I., Meyerhoff, Dieter J., Ralph, Annaketurah, Rezapour, Tara, Tavakoli, Hosna, ... Ekhtiari, Hamed. (2019). A roadmap for integrating neuroscience into addiction treatment : A consensus of the neuroscience interest group of the international society of addiction medicine. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 10, p. Article 877. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00877
Defining compulsive behavior
Luigjes, Judy, Lorenzetti, Valentina, de Haan, Sanneke, Youssef, George J., Murawski, Carsten, Sjoerds, Zsuzsika, van den Brink, Wim, Denys, Damiaan, Fontenelle, Leonardo F. and Yücel, Murat. (2019). Defining compulsive behavior. Neuropsychology Review. 29(1), pp. 4-13. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11065-019-09404-9
Transdiagnostic variations in impulsivity and compulsivity in obsessive-compulsive disorder and gambling disorder correlate with effective connectivity in cortical-striatal-thalamic-cortical circuits
Parkes, Linden, Tiego, Jeggan, Aquino, Kevin, Braganza, Leah, Chamberlain, Samuel R., Fontenelle, Leonardo F., Harrison, Ben J., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Paton, Bryan, Razi, Adeel, Fornito, Alex and Yücel, Murat. (2019). Transdiagnostic variations in impulsivity and compulsivity in obsessive-compulsive disorder and gambling disorder correlate with effective connectivity in cortical-striatal-thalamic-cortical circuits. NeuroImage. 202, p. 116070. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.116070
Does regular cannabis use affect neuroanatomy? An updated systematic review and meta-analysis of structural neuroimaging studies
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Chye, Yann, Silva, Pedro, Solowij, Nadia and Roberts, Carl A.. (2019). Does regular cannabis use affect neuroanatomy? An updated systematic review and meta-analysis of structural neuroimaging studies. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience: official organ of the German society for biological psychiatry. 269(1), pp. 59 - 71. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00406-019-00979-1
Mega-analysis of gray matter volume in substance dependence: General and substance-specific regional effects
Mackey, Scott, Allgaier, Nicholas, Chaarani, Bader, Spechler, Philip, Orr, Catherine, Bunn, Janice, Allen, Nicholas B., Alia-Klein, Nelly, Batalla, Albert, Blaine, Sara K., Brooks, Samantha, Caparelli, Elisabeth C., Chye, Yann Ying, Cousijn, Janna, Dagher, Alain, Desrivieres, Sylvane, Feldstein-Ewing, Sarah W., Foxe, John J., Goldstein, Rita Z., ... Garavan, Hugh. (2019). Mega-analysis of gray matter volume in substance dependence: General and substance-specific regional effects. American Journal of Psychiatry. 176(2), pp. 119 - 128. https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2018.17040415
From socioeconomic disadvantage to obesity: The mediating role of psychological distress and emotional eating
Spinosa, Jade, Christiansen, Paul, Dickson, Joanne M., Lorenzetti, Valentina and Hardman, Charlotte A.. (2019). From socioeconomic disadvantage to obesity: The mediating role of psychological distress and emotional eating. Obesity. 27(4), pp. 559 - 564. https://doi.org/10.1002/oby.22402
Impulsivity and body fat accumulation are linked to cortical and subcortical brain volumes among adolescents and adults
Kakoschke, Naomi, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Caeyenberghs, Karen and Verdejo-García, Antonio. (2019). Impulsivity and body fat accumulation are linked to cortical and subcortical brain volumes among adolescents and adults. Scientific Reports. 9(1), pp. 1 - 11. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-38846-7
Alteration to hippocampal volume and shape confined to cannabis dependence: A multi-site study
Chye, Yann, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Suo, Chao, Batalla, Albert, Cousijn, Janna, Goudriaan, Anna E., Jenkinson, Mark, Martin-Santos, Rocio, Whittle, Sarah, Yücel, Murat and Solowij, Nadia. (2019). Alteration to hippocampal volume and shape confined to cannabis dependence: A multi-site study. Addiction Biology. 24(4), pp. 822 - 834. https://doi.org/10.1111/adb.12652
Cortical surface morphology in long-term cannabis users: A multi-site MRI study
Chye, Yann, Suo, Chao, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Batalla, Albert, Cousijn, Janna, Goudriaan, Anna E., Martin-Santos, Rocio, Whittle, Sarah, Solowij, Nadia and Yücel, Murat. (2019). Cortical surface morphology in long-term cannabis users: A multi-site MRI study. European Neuropsychopharmacology. 29(2), pp. 257 - 265. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euroneuro.2018.11.1110
Reduced amygdala volumes are related to motor and cognitive signs in Huntington's disease: The IMAGE-HD study
Ahveninen, Lotta M., Stout, Julie C., Georgiou-Karistianis, Nellie, Lorenzetti, Valentina and Glikmann-Johnston, Yifat. (2018). Reduced amygdala volumes are related to motor and cognitive signs in Huntington's disease: The IMAGE-HD study. NeuroImage: Clinical. 18, pp. 881 - 887. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nicl.2018.03.027
The anticipation and outcome phases of reward and loss processing: A neuroimaging meta-analysis of the monetary incentive delay task
Oldham, Stuart, Murawski, Carsten, Fornito, Alex, Youssef, George J., Yücel, Murat and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2018). The anticipation and outcome phases of reward and loss processing: A neuroimaging meta-analysis of the monetary incentive delay task. Human Brain Mapping. 39(8), pp. 3398 - 3418. https://doi.org/10.1002/hbm.24184
Exploring the association of legalisation status of cannabis with problematic cannabis use and impulsivity in the USA
Destrée, Louise, Amiet, Danielle, Carter, Adrian, Lee, Rico, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Segrave, Rebecca, Youssef, George, Solowij, Nadia and Yücel, Murat. (2018). Exploring the association of legalisation status of cannabis with problematic cannabis use and impulsivity in the USA. Drugs in Context. 7, pp. 1 - 5. https://doi.org/10.7573/dic.212541
Emotion regulation using virtual environments and real-time fMRI neurofeedback
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Melo, Bruno, Basílio, Rodrigo, Suo, Chao, Yücel, Murat, Tierra-Criollo, Carlos J. and Moll, Jorge. (2018). Emotion regulation using virtual environments and real-time fMRI neurofeedback. Frontiers in Neurology. 9, pp. 1 - 15. https://doi.org/10.3389/fneur.2018.00390
Mapping cortical brain asymmetry in 17,141 healthy individuals worldwide via the ENIGMA consortium
Kong, Xiang-Zhen, Mathias, Samuel R., Guadalupe, Tulio, ENIGMA Laterality Working Group, , Glahn, David C., Franke, Barbara, Crivello, Fabrice, Tzourio-Mazoyer, Nathalie, Fisher, Simon E., Thompson, Paul M., Francks, Clyde, Lorenzetti, Valentina and ENIGMA Laterality Working Group. (2018). Mapping cortical brain asymmetry in 17,141 healthy individuals worldwide via the ENIGMA consortium. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA. 115(22), pp. E5154 - E5163. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1718418115
A systematic review and meta-analysis of the neural correlates of psychological therapies in major depression
Sankar, Anjali, Melin, Alice, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Horton, Paul, Costafreda, Sergi G. and Fu, Cynthia H. Y.. (2018). A systematic review and meta-analysis of the neural correlates of psychological therapies in major depression. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging. 279, pp. 31 - 39. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pscychresns.2018.07.002
A transdiagnostic dimensional approach towards a neuropsychological assessment for addiction: an international Delphi consensus study
Yucel, Murat, Oldenhof, Erin, Ahmed, Serge H., Belin, David, Billieux, Joel, Bowden-Jones, Henrietta, Carter, Adrian, Chamberlain, Samuel R., Clark, Luke, Connor, Jason P., Daglish, Mark, Dom, Geert, Dannon, Pinhas, Duka, Theodora, Fernandez-Serrano, Maria Jose, Field, Matt, Franken, Ingmar, Goldstein, Rita Z., Gonzalez, Raul, ... Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio. (2018). A transdiagnostic dimensional approach towards a neuropsychological assessment for addiction: an international Delphi consensus study. Addiction. 114(6), pp. 1095 - 1109. https://doi.org/10.1111/add.14424
Unpacking the role of self-reported compulsivity and impulsivity in obsessive-compulsive disorder
Prochazkova, Luisa, Parkes, Linden, Dawson, Andrew, Youssef, George J., Ferreira, Gabriela M., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Segrave, Rebecca A., Fontenelle, Leonardo F. and Yücel, Murat. (2018). Unpacking the role of self-reported compulsivity and impulsivity in obsessive-compulsive disorder. CNS Spectrums. 23(1), pp. 51 - 58. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1092852917000244
Neuroscience in gambling policy and treatment: an interdisciplinary perspective
Murat Yucel, Adrian Carter, Amy R Allen, Bernard Balleine, Luke Clark, Nicki A Dowling, Sally M Gainsbury, Anna E Goudriaan, Jon Grant, Alan Hayes, David Hodgins, Ruth van Holst, Ralph Lattimore, Charles Livingstone, Valentina Lorenzetti, Dan Lubman, Carsten Murawski, Linden Parkes, Nancy Petry, ... Wayne Hall. (2017). Neuroscience in gambling policy and treatment: an interdisciplinary perspective. The Lancet Psychiatry. 4(6), pp. 501-506. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(16)30369-8
Orbitofrontal and caudate volumes in cannabis users: A multi-site mega-analysis comparing dependent versus non-dependent users
Chye, Yann, Solowij, Nadia, Suo, Chao, Batalla, Albert, Cousijn, Janna, Goudriaan, Anna E., Martin-Santos, Rocio, Whittle, Sarah, Lorenzetti, Valentina and Yücel, Murat. (2017). Orbitofrontal and caudate volumes in cannabis users: A multi-site mega-analysis comparing dependent versus non-dependent users. Psychopharmacology. 234(13), pp. 1985 - 1995. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00213-017-4606-9
Cannabis-related hippocampal volumetric abnormalities specific to subregions in dependent users
Chye, Yann, Suo, Chao, Yücel, Murat, den Ouden, Lauren, Solowij, Nadia and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2017). Cannabis-related hippocampal volumetric abnormalities specific to subregions in dependent users. Psychopharmacology. 234(14), pp. 2149 - 2157. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00213-017-4620-y
A psychometric validation study of the Impulsive-Compulsive Behaviours Checklist: A transdiagnostic tool for addictive and compulsive behaviours
Guo, Karen, Youssef, George J., Dawson, Andrew, Parkes, Linden, Oostermeijer, Sanne, López-Solà, Clara, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Greenwood, Christopher, Fontenelle, Leonardo F. and Yücel, Murat. (2017). A psychometric validation study of the Impulsive-Compulsive Behaviours Checklist: A transdiagnostic tool for addictive and compulsive behaviours. Addictive Behaviors. 67, pp. 26 - 33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2016.11.021
Longitudinal study of hippocampal volumes in heavy cannabis users
Koenders, L., Lorenzetti, Valentina, de Haan, L., Suo, C., Vingerhoets, W. A. M., van den Brink, W., Wiers, R. W., Meijer, C. J., MacHielsen, M. W. J., Goudriaan, Anna E., Veltman, D. J., Yücel, Murat and Cousijn, Janna. (2017). Longitudinal study of hippocampal volumes in heavy cannabis users. Journal of Psychopharmacology. 31(8), pp. 1027 - 1034. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269881117718380
Role of orbitofrontal sulcogyral pattern on lifetime cannabis use and depressive symptoms
Chye, Yann, Solowij, Nadia, Ganella, Eleni P., Suo, Chao, Yücel, Murat, Batalla, Albert, Cousijn, Janna, Goudriaan, Anna E., Martin-Santos, Rocio, Whittle, Sarah, Bartholomeusz, Cali F. and Lorenzetti, Valentina. (2017). Role of orbitofrontal sulcogyral pattern on lifetime cannabis use and depressive symptoms. Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry. 79, pp. 392 - 400. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2017.07.017
Investigating the role of anticipatory reward and habit strength in obsessive-compulsive disorder
Ferreira, Gabriela M., Yücel, Murat, Dawson, Andrew, Lorenzetti, Valentina and Fontenelle, Leonardo F.. (2017). Investigating the role of anticipatory reward and habit strength in obsessive-compulsive disorder. CNS Spectrums. 22(3), pp. 295 - 304. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1092852916000535
The neurobiology of cannabis use disorders: A call for evidence
Valentina Lorenzetti, Janna Cousijn, Nadia Solowij, Hugh Garavan, Chao Suo, Murat Yucel and Antonio Verdejo-Garcia. (2016). The neurobiology of cannabis use disorders: A call for evidence. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 10, pp. 1-3. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnbeh.2016.00086
Olfactory sulcus morphology in patients with current and past major depression
Takahashi, Tsutomu, Nishikawa, Yumiko, Yücel, Murat, Whittle, Sarah, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Walterfang, Mark, Sasabayashi, Daiki, Suzuki, Michio, Pantelis, Christos and Allen, Nicholas B.. (2016). Olfactory sulcus morphology in patients with current and past major depression. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging. 255, pp. 60 - 65. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pscychresns.2016.07.008
Genetic imaging consortium for addiction medicine: From neuroimaging to genes
Mackey, Scott, Kan, Kees-Jan, Chaarani, Bader, Alia-Klein, Nelly, Batalla, Albert, Brooks, Samantha, Cousijn, Janna, Dagher, Alain, de Ruiter, Michiel, Desrivieres, Sylvane, Feldstein Ewing, Sarah W., Goldstein, Rita Z., Goudriaan, Anna E., Heitzeg, Mary M., Hutchison, Kent, Li, Chiang-Shan R., London, Edythe D., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Luijten, Maartje, ... Conrod, Patricia. (2016). Genetic imaging consortium for addiction medicine: From neuroimaging to genes. In Neuroscience for addiction medicine: From prevention to rehabilitation - methods and interventions pp. 203 - 223 Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/bs.pbr.2015.07.026
Adolescent cannabis use: What is the evidence for functional brain alteration?
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Alonso-Lana, Silvia, Youssef, G. J., Verdejo-Garcia, Antonio, Suo, Chao, Cousijn, Janna, Takagi, Michael, Yucel, Murat and Solowij, Nadia. (2016). Adolescent cannabis use: What is the evidence for functional brain alteration? Current Pharmaceutical Design. 22(42), pp. 6353 - 6365. https://doi.org/10.2174/1381612822666160805155922
The role of cannabinoids in neuroanatomic alterations in cannabis users
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Solowij, Nadia and Yücel, Murat. (2016). The role of cannabinoids in neuroanatomic alterations in cannabis users. Biological Psychiatry. 79(7), pp. e17 - e31. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsych.2015.11.013
Hippocampal harms, protection and recovery following regular cannabis use
Yücel, Murat, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Suo, C., Zalesky, Andrew, Fornito, Alex, Takagi, Michael J., Lubman, Dan I. and Solowij, Nadia. (2016). Hippocampal harms, protection and recovery following regular cannabis use. Translational Psychiatry. 6(1), pp. 1 - 7. https://doi.org/10.1038/tp.2015.201
An MRI study of white matter tract integrity in regular cannabis users: Effects of cannabis use and age
Jakabek, David, Yucel, Murat, Lorenzetti, Valentina and Solowij, Nadia. (2016). An MRI study of white matter tract integrity in regular cannabis users: Effects of cannabis use and age. Psychopharmacology. 233(19-20), pp. 3627 - 3637. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00213-016-4398-3
Gross morphological brain changes with chronic, heavy cannabis use
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Solowij, Nadia, Whittle, Sarah, Fornito, Alex, Lubman, Dan I., Pantelis, Christos and Yücel, Murat. (2015). Gross morphological brain changes with chronic, heavy cannabis use. British Journal of Psychiatry. 206(1), pp. 77 - 78. https://doi.org/10.1192/bjp.bp.114.151407
Cortico-limbic network abnormalities in individuals with current and past major depressive disorder
Klauser, Paul, Fornito, Alex, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Davey, Christopher G., Dwyer, Dominic B., Allen, Nicholas B. and Yücel, Murat. (2015). Cortico-limbic network abnormalities in individuals with current and past major depressive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders. 173, pp. 45 - 52. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2014.10.041
The association between regular cannabis exposure and alterations of human brain morphology: An updated review of the literature
Lorenzetti, Valentina, Solowij, Nadia, Fornito, Alex, Lubman, Dan Ian and Yücel, Murat. (2014). The association between regular cannabis exposure and alterations of human brain morphology: An updated review of the literature. Current Pharmaceutical Design. 20(13), pp. 2138 - 2167. https://doi.org/10.2174/13816128113199990435
The neural cascade of olfactory processing: A combined fMRI-EEG study
Masaoka, Yuri, Harding, Ian H., Koiwa, Nobuyoshi, Yoshida, Masaki, Harrison, Ben J., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Ida, Masahiro, Izumizaki, Masahiko, Pantelis, Christos and Homma, Ikuo. (2014). The neural cascade of olfactory processing: A combined fMRI-EEG study. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology. 204, pp. 71 - 77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resp.2014.06.008
Human amygdala volume is predicted by common DNA variation in the stathmin and serotonin transporter genes
Stjepanović, D., Lorenzetti, Valentina, Yücel, Murat, Hawi, Z. and Bellgrove, M. A.. (2013). Human amygdala volume is predicted by common DNA variation in the stathmin and serotonin transporter genes. Translational Psychiatry. 3(7), pp. 1 - 7. https://doi.org/10.1038/tp.2013.41
Alteration to hippocampal shape in cannabis users with and without schizophrenia
Solowij, Nadia, Walterfang, Mark, Lubman, Dan I., Whittle, Sarah, Lorenzetti, Valentina, Styner, Martin, Velakoulis, Dennis, Pantelis, Christos and Yucel, Murat. (2013). Alteration to hippocampal shape in cannabis users with and without schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research. 143(1), pp. 179 - 184. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2012.10.040