Publications

Multivariate pattern analysis utilizing structural or functional MRI-In individuals with musculoskeletal pain and healthy controls: A systematic review.
Semin Arthritis Rheum 2017 Dec 15;47(3):418-431. Epub 2017 Jun 15.
Recover Injury Research Centre, NHMRC CRE in Recovery Following Road Traffic Injury, Menzies Health Institute QLD, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Southport, Queensland 4125, Australia.

Brain imaging of pain sensitization in patients with knee osteoarthritis.
Pain 2017 Sep;158(9):1831-1838
aMRI Research Unit, Department of Radiology, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain bCentro Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, CIBERSAM G21, Barcelona, Spain cRheumatology Department, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain dMelbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health, Melbourne, Australia eDepartment of Anesthesiology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH, USA fDepartment of Clinical and Health Psychology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.


Towards a neurophysiological signature for fibromyalgia.
Pain 2017 Jan;158(1):34-47
aDepartment of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA bInstitute of Cognitive Science, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA cMRI Research Unit, Department of Radiology, Hospital del Mar, CIBERSAM G21, Barcelona, Spain dDepartment of Clinical and Health Psychology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain eGuttmann Neurorehabilitation Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain fMelbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia gDepartment of Rheumatology, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain.

Dynamic functional connectivity reveals altered variability in functional connectivity among patients with major depressive disorder.
Hum Brain Mapp 2016 Aug 28;37(8):2918-30. Epub 2016 Apr 28.
Department of Information and Communication Technologies, Center for Brain and Cognition, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain.

Functional Connectivity Bias in the Prefrontal Cortex of Psychopaths.
Biol Psychiatry 2015 Nov 14;78(9):647-55. Epub 2014 Mar 14.
Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute-IDIBELL (OC-R, CS-M, RH-R, JMM, NC), Psychiatry Department, Bellvitge University Hospital, CIBERSAM at Barcelona.

Naproxen effects on brain response to painful pressure stimulation in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, single-dose study.
J Rheumatol 2014 Nov 1;41(11):2240-8. Epub 2014 Oct 1.
From the MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar; Rheumatology Department, Hospital del Mar; Centro Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, CIBERSAM G21; Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Autonomous University of Barcelona; Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute, Psychiatry Department, Bellvitge University Hospital, CYBERSAM; Cell Research Group in Inflammation and Cartilage, Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques, Barcelona, Spain; Neurosciences Centers of Excellence for Drug Discovery (CEDD), GlaxoSmithKline, London, UK; Pfizer, Neusentis, Cambridge, UK; Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA.M. Giménez, PhD; O. Contreras-Rodríguez, PhD; H. Ortiz, MsC, MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital del Mar; J. Pujol, MD, MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital del Mar, Centro Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, CIBERSAM G21; Z. Ali, PhD, Neurosciences CEDD, GlaxoSmithKline; M. López-Solà, PhD, MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital del Mar, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado; J. Deus, PhD, MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital del Mar, Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Autonomous University of Barcelona; C. Soriano-Mas, PhD, Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute-IDIBELL, Psychiatry Department, Bellvitge University Hospital, CIBERSAM; J. Llorente-Onaindia, MsC; J. Monfort, MD, PhD, Rheumatology Department, Hospital del Mar, Cell Research Group in Inflammation and Cartilage, Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques.

The contribution of sensory system functional connectivity reduction to clinical pain in fibromyalgia.
Pain 2014 Aug 2;155(8):1492-503. Epub 2014 May 2.
MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain; Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

Modulation of brain structure by catechol-O-methyltransferase Val(158) Met polymorphism in chronic cannabis users.
Addict Biol 2014 Jul 14;19(4):722-32. Epub 2013 Jan 14.
Department of Psychiatry, Clinical Institute of Neuroscience, Hospital Clínic, IDIBAPS, CIBERSAM, Spain; Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Barcelona, Spain.

Disrupted neural processing of emotional faces in psychopathy.
Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 2014 Apr 5;9(4):505-12. Epub 2013 Feb 5.
Department of Magnetic Resonance, CRC Mar, Hospital del Mar, 25-29 Passeig Marítim, 08003 Barcelona, Spain.

Functional connectivity alterations in brain networks relevant to self-awareness in chronic cannabis users.
J Psychiatr Res 2014 Apr 28;51:68-78. Epub 2013 Dec 28.
Clinical Institute of Neuroscience, Hospital Clínic, IDIBAPS, CIBERSAM, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; INCT Translational Medicine (CNPq), Brazil.

Neural correlates of minor hallucinations in non-demented patients with Parkinson's disease.
Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2014 Mar 10;20(3):290-6. Epub 2013 Dec 10.
Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Department, Sant Pau Hospital, Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas - Sant Pau (IIB-Sant Pau), Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain; Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red sobre Enfermedades Neurodegenerativas (CIBERNED), Spain. Electronic address:

Amygdala activation and symptom dimensions in obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Br J Psychiatry 2014 Jan 21;204(1):61-8. Epub 2013 Nov 21.
Esther Via, MD, Department of Psychiatry, Bellvitge University Hospital-IDIBELL, Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain, and Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Department of Psychiatry & Melbourne Health, The University of Melbourne, National Neuroscience Facility, Melbourne, Australia; Narcís Cardoner, MD, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Bellvitge University Hospital-IDIBELL, Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain, Carlos III Health Institute, CIBERSAM, Spain and Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; Jesús Pujol, MD, MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital de Mar, Barcelona, Spain; Pino Alonso, MD, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Bellvitge University Hospital-IDIBELL, Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain, Carlos III Health Institute, CIBERSAM, Spain, and Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; Marina López-Solà, PhD, MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital de Mar, Barcelona, Spain and Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, USA; Eva Real, MD, Department of Psychiatry, Bellvitge University Hospital-IDIBELL, Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain and Carlos III Health Institute, CIBERSAM, Spain; Oren Contreras-Rodríguez, PhD, Carlos III Health Institute, CIBERSAM, Spain and MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital de Mar, Barcelona, Spain; Joan Deus, PhD, MRI Research Unit, CRC Mar, Hospital de Mar, Barcelona, and Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; Cinto Segalàs, MD, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Bellvitge University Hospital-IDIBELL, Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain, and Carlos III Health Institute, CIBERSAM, Spain; José M. Menchón, MD, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Bellvitge University Hospital-IDIBELL, Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain, Carlos III Health Institute, CIBERSAM, Spain, and Department of Clini


Anatomical and functional overlap within the insula and anterior cingulate cortex during interoception and phobic symptom provocation.
Hum Brain Mapp 2013 May 8;34(5):1220-9. Epub 2011 Dec 8.
MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Department of Psychological Medicine and Neurology, Cardiff University, Wales, United Kingdom.

Brain corticostriatal systems and the major clinical symptom dimensions of obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Biol Psychiatry 2013 Feb 28;73(4):321-8. Epub 2012 Nov 28.
Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne & Melbourne Health, Melbourne, Australia.

Breakdown in the brain network subserving moral judgment in criminal psychopathy.
Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 2012 Nov 27;7(8):917-23. Epub 2011 Oct 27.
MRI Research Unit, Institut d’Alta Tecnologia-PRBB, CRC Mar, Hospital de Mar, Barcelona, Spain.

Neural correlates of moral sensitivity in obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Arch Gen Psychiatry 2012 Jul;69(7):741-9
Institut d’Alta Tecnologia–Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona, Centro Radiológico Computerizado, Barcelona, Spain.

Cross-sectional and longitudinal assessment of structural brain alterations in melancholic depression.
Biol Psychiatry 2011 Feb 26;69(4):318-25. Epub 2010 Sep 26.
Institut d'Alta Tecnologia-Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona, Centre Radiològic Computeritzat Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain.

Effects of duloxetine treatment on brain response to painful stimulation in major depressive disorder.
Neuropsychopharmacology 2010 Oct 28;35(11):2305-17. Epub 2010 Jul 28.
Institut d'Alta Tecnologia-PRBB, CRC Hospital del Mar, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

Altered corticostriatal functional connectivity in obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Arch Gen Psychiatry 2009 Nov;66(11):1189-200
Institut d'Alta Tecnologia-Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona, Centro Radiológico Computerizado Corporació Sanitària, Barcelona, Spain.

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