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Diffusing the bilingual lexicon: Task-based and lexical components of language switch cost..
A diffusion model approach to analyzing performance on the Flanker task: The role of the D..
Response Modality and the Stroop Task Are There Phonological Stroop Effects With Manual Re..
ACC Sulcal Patterns and Their Modulation on Cognitive Control Efficiency Across Lifespan: ..
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Diffusing the bilingual lexicon: Task-based and lexical components of language switch costs
Gabriel Ong, Meredith McKague, Brendan Weekes, David K Sewell
Journal article | 2019 | Cognitive Psychology
Bilingual speakers show a response time (RT) cost when switching between languages. These costs could reflect the organization of ..
A diffusion model approach to analyzing performance on the Flanker task: The role of the DLPFC
Sergio Miguel Pereira Soares, Gabriel Ong, Jubin Abutalebi, Nicola Del Maschio, David Sewell, Brendan Weekes
Journal article | 2019 | Bilingualism: Language and Cognition
The anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) and the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC) are involved in conflict detection and conflict..
Response Modality and the Stroop Task Are There Phonological Stroop Effects With Manual Responses?
Benjamin A Parris, Dinkar Sharma, Brendan S Hackett Weekes, Mohammad Momenian, Maria Augustinova, Ludovic Ferrand
Journal article | 2019 | Experimental Psychology
A long-standing debate in the Stroop literature concerns whether the way we respond to the color dimension determines how we proce..
ACC Sulcal Patterns and Their Modulation on Cognitive Control Efficiency Across Lifespan: A Neuroanatomical Study on Bilinguals and Monolinguals
Nicola Del Maschio, Simone Sulpizio, Davide Fedeli, Keerthi Ramanujan, Guosheng Ding, Brendan S Weekes, Arnaud Cachia, Jubin Abutalebi
Journal article | 2019 | Cerebral Cortex
The anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) is a key structure implicated in the regulation of cognitive control (CC). Previous studies su..
The Russian version of the Oxford Cognitive Screen: Validation study on stroke survivors.
Maria Shendyapina, Ekaterina Kuzmina, Sergey Kazymaev, Anna Petrova, Nele Demeyere, Brendan S Weekes
Journal article | 2019 | Neuropsychology
OBJECTIVE: The Oxford Cognitive Screen (OCS) is a screening tool for the assessment of poststroke deficits in attention, memory, p..
Dorsolateral Prefrontal Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Modulates Language Processing but Does Not Facilitate Overt Second Language Word Production
Narges Radman, Juliane Britz, Karin Buetler, Brendan S Weekes, Lucas Spierer, Jean-Marie Annoni
Journal article | 2018 | Frontiers in Neuroscience
Effect of monolingualism and bilingualism in the anterior cingulate cortex: a proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study in two centers
Brendan Stuart Weekes, Jubin Abutalebi, Henry Ka-Fung Mak, Virginia Borsa, Sergio Miguel Pereira Soares, Pui Wai Chiu, Linda Zhang
Journal article | 2018 | Letras de Hoje
Aphasia in Persian: Implications for cognitive models of lexical processing.
Mehdi Bakhtiar, Reyhane Jafary, Brendan S Weekes
Journal article | 2017 | Journal of Neuropsychology
Current models of oral reading assume that different routes (sublexical, lexical, and semantic) mediate oral reading performance a..
The Hong Kong version of the Oxford Cognitive Screen (HK-OCS): validation study for Cantonese-speaking chronic stroke survivors
Anthony Pak-Hin Kong, Pinky Hiu-Ping Lam, Diana Wai-Lam Ho, Johnny King Lau, Glyn W Humphreys, Jane Riddoch, Brendan Weekes
Journal article | 2016 | Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition
Independent effects of orthographic and phonological facilitation on spoken word production in Mandarin.
Qingfang Zhang, Hsuan-Chih Chen, Brendan Stuart Weekes, Yufang Yang
Journal article | 2009 | Language and Speech
A picture-word interference paradigm with visually presented distractors was used to investigate the independent effects of orthog..
Neural correlates of nouns and verbs in early bilinguals.
Alice HD Chan, Kang-Kwong Luke, Ping Li, Virginia Yip, Geng Li, Brendan Weekes, Li Hai Tan
Conference Proceedings | 2008 | Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Previous neuroimaging research indicates that English verbs and nouns are represented in frontal and posterior brain regions, resp..
Neural networks for short-term memory for order differentiate high and low proficiency bilinguals.
S Majerus, S Belayachi, B De Smedt, AL Leclercq, T Martinez, C Schmidt, B Weekes, P Maquet
Journal article | 2008 | NeuroImage
Short-term memory (STM) for order information, as compared to STM for item information, has been shown to be a critical determinan..
Lexical learning in bilingual adults: the relative importance of short-term memory for serial order and phonological knowledge.
Steve Majerus, Martine Poncelet, Martial Van der Linden, Brendan S Weekes
Journal article | 2008 | Cognition
Studies of monolingual speakers have shown a strong association between lexical learning and short-term memory (STM) capacity, esp..
Age-of-acquisition effects on oral reading in Chinese.
Youyi Liu, Meiling Hao, Hua Shu, Li Hai Tan, Brendan Stuart Weekes
Journal article | 2008 | Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
The age of acquisition (AoA) of a word has an effect on oral reading. The mapping hypothesis (Zevin & Seidenberg, 2002, 2004) assu..
False recollection in children with reading comprehension difficulties.
Brendan S Weekes, Stephen Hamilton, Jane V Oakhill, Robyn E Holliday
Journal article | 2008 | Cognition
Children with reading comprehension difficulties display impaired performance on semantic processing tasks. These impairments are ..
Effects of age of acquisition on brain activation during Chinese character recognition.
Brendan Stuart Weekes, Alice HD Chan, Li Hai Tan
Journal article | 2008 | Neuropsychologia
The age of acquisition of a word (AoA) has a specific effect on brain activation during word identification in English and German...
A case study of the effect of age-of-acquisition on reading aloud in Chinese dyslexia.
Sam-Po Law, Winsy Wong, Olivia Yeung, Brendan S Weekes
Journal article | 2008 | Neurocase
This paper reports the influence of age-of-acquisition (AoA) effects on the oral reading accuracy of a Chinese brain-injured indiv..
Low frequency rTMS over posterior parietal cortex impairs smooth pursuit eye tracking.
Samuel B Hutton, Brendan S Weekes
Journal article | 2007 | Experimental Brain Research
The role of the posterior parietal cortex in smooth pursuit eye movements remains unclear. We used low frequency repetitive transc..
The interaction between semantic and the nonsemantic systems in reading: Evidence from Chinese.
Yanchao Bi, Zaizhu Han, Brendan Weekes, Hua Shu
Journal article | 2007 | Neuropsychologia
We report a Chinese-speaking patient WJX with left temporal lobe ischemic damage resulting in dementia. Similar to English speakin..
Predictors of timed picture naming in Chinese.
Brendan Stuart Weekes, Hua Shu, Meiling Hao, Youyi Liu, Li Hai Tan
Conference Proceedings | 2007 | Behavior Research Methods
We report normative data collected from Mainland Chinese speakers for 232 objects taken from Snodgrass and Vanderwart (1980). Thes..
An optimal viewing position effect in the Stroop task when only one letter is the color carrier.
Ben A Parris, Dinkar Sharma, Brendan Weekes
Journal article | 2007 | Experimental Psychology
Coloring only a single letter in the Stroop task can result in a reduction or elimination of Stroop interference. The present expe..
Overlap and dissociation of semantic processing of Chinese characters, English words, and pictures: evidence from fMRI.
MW Chee, B Weekes, KM Lee, CS Soon, A Schreiber, JJ Hoon, M Chee
Journal article | 2000 | NeuroImage
The functional anatomy of Chinese character processing was investigated using fMRI. Right-handed Mandarin-English bilingual partic..
Effects of musical meditation training on auditory mismatch negativity and P300 in normal children.
Y Luo, J Wei, B Weekes
Journal article | 1999 | Chinese medical sciences journal = Chung-kuo i hsüeh k'o hsüeh tsa chih / Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
The auditory mismatch negativity (MMN) and P300 of event-related potentials were compared in normal children either with or withou..
Processing of visually presented sentences in Mandarin and English studied with fMRI.
MW Chee, D Caplan, CS Soon, N Sriram, EW Tan, T Thiel, B Weekes
Journal article | 1999 | Neuron
Comprehension of visually presented sentences in fluent bilinguals was studied with functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) u..
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