Selected publications & Conference presentations

Primate model of social cognition disorders

  • Kikuchi Y, Uddin M, Veltman JA, S Wells, Woodbury-Smith M. Evolutionary constraint genes implicated in neurodevelopmental disorders across 2,054 rhesus macaque genomes, bioRxiv, 2023.11. 08.566198 (2023).
  • Woolgar E*, Nacef J*, Massey D, Slater B, Agayby B, Zhang Z, Poirier C, Witham C, Wells S, Woodbury-Smith M & Kikuchi Y. Primate model of disorders of prediction: Computational modelling of sensory prediction learning and social phenotypic traits in macaques associated with autism. Computational Neuropsychiatry Conference (2023) * First authors contributed equally.
  • Woodbury-Smith M, Massey D, Slater B, Witham C, Wells S & Kikuchi Y. A translational primate model of autism spectrum disorder: phenotypic traits in social and predictive behaviour and patterns of intolerance to mutation in macaque genome. Soc. Neurosci. Abstr. (2022).

Neurobiology of prediction

  • Kocsis et al., Immediate neural impact and incomplete compensation after semantic hub disconnection. Nature Communications. 14(1):6264, 2023.
  • Kikuchi Y et al. Sequence learning modulates neural oscillatory coupling in human and monkey auditory cortex. PLoS Biology15(4): e2000219, 2017. Notable: Selected in the Biggest Hits PLoS Biology in the Media out of 262 articles published in 2017 with >13,000 views and featured in Scientific American
  • Kikuchi Y et al. Evolutionarily conserved neural signatures involved in sequencing predictions and their relevance for language. Curr. Opin. Behav. Sci. 21, 145-153, 2018.
  • Petkov CI, Kikuchi Y, et al. Different forms of effective connectivity in primate frontotemporal pathways. Nature Communications. 6(1):1-13, 2015.
  • Wilson B, Kikuchi Y et al. Auditory sequence processing reveals evolutionarily conserved regions of frontal cortex in macaques and humans. Nature Communications 6(1): 1-12, 2015.

Auditory Cognition

  • Berger JI, Gander PE, Kikuchi Y, Petkov CI, Kumar S, Kovach C, Oya H, Kawasaki H, Howard MA, Griffiths TD (2023).Distribution of multi-unit pitch responses recorded intracranially from human auditory cortex. Cerebral Cortex, bhad186.
  • Kikuchi Y et al. The distribution and nature of responses to broadband sounds associated with pitch in the macaque auditory cortex. Cortex120, 340-352, 2019.
  • Kikuchi Y et al. Interactions between conscious and subconscious signals: Selective attention under feature-based competition increases neural selectivity during brain adaptation. Journal of Neuroscience 39 (28), 5506-5516, 2019.
  • Kikuchi Y, Horwitz B, Mishkin M, Rauschecker JP (2014) Processing of harmonics in the lateral belt of macaque auditory cortexFront. Neurosci. 8:204, 2014.
  • Kikuchi Y, Horwitz B, Mishkin M (2010) Hierarchical auditory processing directed rostrally along the monkey’s supratemporal plane. Journal of Neuroscience 30 (39), 13021-13030, 2010.
  • Kikuchi-Yorioka Y, Sawaguchi T. Parallel visuospatial and audiospatial working memory processes in the monkey dorsolateral prefrontal cortex. Nature Neuroscience 3, 1075-1076, 2000.

 Remaining publications 2017 - 2022

  • Milham M et al. Toward next-generation primate neuroscience: A collaboration-based strategic plan for integrative neuroimaging. Neuron 110:16–20, 2022.
  • Kim S-G et al. MEG correlates of temporal regularity relevant to pitch perception in human auditory cortex. NeuroImage 249:118879, 2022.
  • Rocchi F et al. Common fronto-temporal effective connectivity in humans and monkeys. Neuron 109: 1-17, 2021.
  • Schneider F, Balezeau F, Distler C, Kikuchi Y, Kempen J van, Gieselmann A, Petkov CI, Thiele A, Griffiths TD. Neuronal figure-ground responses in primate primary auditory cortex. Cell Reports 35, 2021.
  • Balezeau F, Nacef J, Kikuchi Y, Schneider F, Rocchi F, Muers RS, Fernandez-Palacios O’Connor R, Blau C, Wilson B, Saunders RC, Howard M, Thiele A, Griffiths TD, Petkov CI, Murphy K (2021) MRI monitoring of macaque monkeys in neuroscience: Case studies, resource and normative data comparisons. Neuroimage 230: 117778, 2021.
  • Calmus R, Wilson B, Kikuchi Y, Petkov CI (2020) Structured sequence processing and combinatorial binding: neurobiologically and computationally informed hypotheses. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond., B.375 (1791), 20190304, 2020.
  • Gander PE, Kumar S, Sedley W, Nourski KV, Oya H, Kovach CK, Kawasaki H, Kikuchi Y, Patterson RD, Howard MA, Griffiths TD. Direct electrophysiological mapping of human pitch-related processing in auditory cortex. NeuroImage 202, 116076, 2019.
  • Fitch WT, Merker B, Morley I, Zuidema W,Trainor L, Patel A, Trehub SE, Becker, J, Hoeschele M, Merchant H, Kikuchi Y, ten Cate C, Grahn J, Rohrmeier M, Peretz I, Vuvan D, Lagrois M-E, Armony J, Gingras B, Fisher SE, Hupkes D, Wiggins G, Scharff C, Tyack P, Huron D, Kursell J. Ed. Honing H. The Origin of Musicality, MIT press, 2018.
  • Schneider F, Dheerendra P, Balezeau F, Ortiz-Rios M, Kikuchi Y, Petkov CI, Thiele A, Griffiths TD. Auditory figure-ground analysis in rostral belt and parabelt of the macaque monkey. Scientific reports 8 (1), 1-8, 2018.
  • Banerjee A, Kikuchi Y, Mishkin M, Rauschecker JP, Horwitz B. Chronometry on spike-LFP responses reveals the functional neural circuitry for complex sound processing in auditory cortex. eNeuro 5(3): ENURO.042-17, 2018.
  • Scott BH, Leccese PA, Saleem KS, Kikuchi Y, Mullarkey MP, Fukushima M, Mishkin M, Saunders RC. Intrinsic connections of the core auditory cortical regions and rostral supratemporal plane in the macaque monkey. Cerebral Cortex 27(1): 809-840, 2017.
  • Scott BH, Saleem KS, Kikuchi Y, Fukushima M, Mishkin M, Saunders RC. Thalamic connections of the core auditory cortex and rostral supratemporal plane in the macaque monkey. J. Comp. Neurology 525(16): 3488-3513, 2017.

17 further publications 1998 - 2016