About ConnectToBrain

Journal publications

Basti, A., Chella, F., Guidotti, R., Ermolova, M., D'Andrea, A., Stenroos, M., Romani, G.L., Pizzella, V. & Marzetti, L. (2022). Looking through the windows: a study about the dependency of phase-coupling estimates on the data length. Journal of Neural Engineering, 19(1).

Basti, A., Nili, H., Hauk, O., Marzetti, L., & Henson, R. N. (2020). Multi-dimensional connectivity: a conceptual and mathematical review. NeuroImage, 117179.

Baur, D., Galevska, D., Hussain, S., Cohen, L. G., Ziemann, U., & Zrenner, C. (2020). Induction of LTD-like corticospinal plasticity by low-frequency rTMS depends on pre-stimulus phase of sensorimotor μ-rhythm. Brain Stimulation, 13(6), 1580-1587.

Ermolova, M., Metsomaaa J., Zrenner, C., Kozáka G., Marzetti, L. & Ziemann U. (2021). Spontaneous phase-coupling within cortico-cortical networks: How time counts for brain-state-dependent stimulation. Brain Stimulation 14(2), 404-406.

Gordon, P. C., Belardinelli, P., Stenroos, M., Ziemann, U., & Zrenner, C. (2022). Prefrontal theta phase-dependent rTMS-induced plasticity of cortical and behavioral responses in human cortex. Brain Stimulation, 15(2), 391–402.

Gordon, P. C., Dörre, S., Belardinelli, P., Stenroos, M., Zrenner, B., Ziemann, U., & Zrenner, C. (2021). Prefrontal theta-phase synchronized brain stimulation with real-time EEG-triggered TMS. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 335.

Gordon, P. C., Jovellar, D. B., Song, Y., Zrenner, C., Belardinelli, P., Siebner, H. R., & Ziemann, U. (2021). Recording brain responses to TMS of primary motor cortex by EEG - utility of an optimized sham procedure. NeuroImage, 245, 118708.

Granö, I., Mutanen, T. P., Tervo, A., Nieminen, J. O., Souza, V. H., Fecchio, M., Rosanova, M., Lioumis, P. & Ilmoniemi, R. J. (2022). Local brain-state dependency of effective connectivity: a pilot TMS–EEG study. Open Research Europe, 2(45), 45. [version 2; peer review: 2 approved].

Makkonen, M., Mutanen, T. P., Metsomaa, J., Zrenner, C., Souza, V. H., & Ilmoniemi, R. J. (2021). Real-time artifact detection and removal for closed-loop EEG TMS. International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism, 23(2), 1-4.

Metsomaa, J., Belardinelli, P., Ermolova, M., Ziemann, U., Zrenner, C. (2021). Causal decoding of individual cortical excitability states. NeuroImage, 118652.

Mutanen, T. P., Metsomaa, J., Makkonen, M., Varone, G., Marzetti, L., & Ilmoniemi, R. J. (2022). Source-based artifact-rejection techniques for TMS–EEG. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 109693.

Mutanen, T. P., Souza, V. H., Nieminen, J. O., & Ilmoniemi, R. J. (2021). On the effective resolution of TMS, its tradeoff with signal-to-noise ratio, and the experimental implications. Int. J. Bioelectromagn, 23(13), 1-4.

Nieminen, J.O. , Sinisalo, H., Souza, V.H., Malmi, M., Yuryev, M., Tervo, A.E., Stenroos, M., Milardovich, D., Korhonen, J.T., Koponen, L.M. & Ilmoniemi, R.J. (2022). Multi-locus transcranial magnetic stimulation system for electronically targeted brain stimulation, Brain Stimulation 15(1), 116-124.

Nurmi, S., Karttunen, J., Souza, V. H., Ilmoniemi, R. J. &  Nieminen, J. O. (2021). Trade-off between stimulation focality and the number of coils in multi-locus transcranial magnetic stimulation. Journal of Neural Engineering, 18.

Stefanou, M. I., Galevska, D., Zrenner, C., Ziemann, U., & Nieminen, J. O. (2020). Interhemispheric symmetry of µ-rhythm phase-dependency of corticospinal excitability. Scientific Reports, 10(1), 1-9.

Syrjälä, J., Basti, A., Guidotti, R., Marzetti, L., & Pizzella, V. (2021). Decoding working memory task condition using MEG source level long-range phase coupling patterns. Journal of Neural Engineering, 18, 016027.

Tardelli, G. P., Souza, V. H., Matsuda, R. H., Garcia, M., Novikov, P. A., Nazarova, M. A., & Baffa, O. (2022). Forearm and Hand Muscles Exhibit High Coactivation and Overlapping of Cortical Motor Representations. Brain Topography, 35(3), 322–336.

Tervo, A. E., Metsomaa, J., Nieminen, J. O., Sarvas, J., & Ilmoniemi, R. J. (2020). Automated search of stimulation targets with closed-loop transcranial magnetic stimulation. NeuroImage, 117082.

Tervo, A.E., Nieminen, J.O., Lioumis, P., Metsomaa, J., Souza, V.H., Sinisalo, H., Stenroos, M., Sarvas J., Ilmoniemi, R.J. (2022). Closed-loop optimization of transcranial magnetic stimulation with electroencephalography feedback. Brain Stimulation, 15(2).

Tugin, S., Souza, V.H., Nazarova, M.A., Novikov, P.A., Tervo, A.E., Nieminen, J.O., Lioumis, P., Ziemann, U., Nikulin, V.V. & Ilmoniemi R.J. (2021). Effect of stimulus orientation and intensity on short-interval intracortical inhibition (SICI) and facilitation (SICF): A multi-channel transcranial magnetic stimulation study. PLoS ONE 16(9): e0257554.

Souza, V.H., Nieminen, J.O., Tugin, S., Koponen, L.M., Baffa, O. & Ilmoniemi, R.J. (2022). TMS with fast and accurate electronic control: Measuring the orientation sensitivity of corticomotor pathways. Brain Stimulation 15(2), 306-315.

Ziemann, U., Romani, G. L. & Ilmoniemi, R. J. (2019). ConnectToBrain: Synergy-Projekt zur Closed-loop-Stimulationstherapie von Netzwerkerkrankungen des Gehirns. Der Nervenarzt, 90(8), 804-808.

Zrenner, C., Galevska, D., Nieminen, J. O., Baur, D., Stefanou, M. I., & Ziemann, U. (2020). The shaky ground truth of real-time phase estimation. NeuroImage, 116761.

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Principal investigators:
Prof. Risto Ilmoniemi, Aalto University
Prof. Dr. Ulf Ziemann, University of Tübingen
Prof. Gian Luca Romani, University of Chieti-Pescara

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Aalto University

University of Tübingen

University of Chieti–Pescara

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