Andrea Quintero

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Simon Lab

B.S. Behavioral Neuroscience, Northeastern University, Boston, MA.

aiquintero@ucdavis.edu
Simon lab
Lab Webpage: 
http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/mindinstitute/research/cabil/

Chromosome 22q11.2 deletion, fragile X, and Turner syndromes result from known genetic alterations, each with different etiologies. My goal is to identify the degree of commonality across syndromes in visuospatial attention, numerical processing, and brain anatomy.

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Publications

Quintero AI, Beaton EA, Harvey DJ, Ross JL, Simon TJ. (In Press) Common and specific impairments in attention functioning in girls with chromosome 22q11.2 deletion, fragile x, or Turner syndromes. Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders.
 
Quintero AI, Wong LM, Qin Y, Harvey DJ, McLennan YA, Ross JL, Simon TJ. Enumeration impairments in girls with chromosome 22q11.2 deletion, fragile x, or Turner syndromes. Under preparation.

Abstracts and Posters

Quintero AI, Goodrich-Hunsaker NJ, Simon TJ. (2013) Preliminary indication of cortical maturation in adolescents with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Poster submitted to International Scientific Meeting of The Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome Educational Foundation

Simon TJ, Angkustsiri K, Beaton EA, Quintero AI, Cruz J, Leckliter I, Enriquez J, Shapiro HM. (2012) Psychosis-Related Cognitive Functions Vary With Anxiety and Adaptive Function in Children with Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome: A Population At High Schizophrenia Risk. Poster presented at Society for Study of Behavioral Phenotypes

Quintero AI, Beaton EA, Simon TJ. (2011) Atypical development of attention network in girls with Chromosome 22q11.2 deletion, Fragile X, or Turner sydromes. Poster presented at Annual Meeting of Society for Neuroscience, Washington D.C.

Quintero AI, Russo KA, Hinkley LB, Nagajaran SS, Disbrow EA. (2009) Spectral-temporal analysis of sensory integration using MEG reveals serial and parallel processing of visual tactile inputs. Poster presented at Annual Meeting of Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, Il

Watrous AJ, Hinkley LB, Russo KA, Quintero AI, Sigvardt K, Nagarajan SS, Disbrow EA. (2009) The temporal dynamics of posterior parietal cortex in motor planning: A Magnetoencephalography Study. Poster presented at Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, San Francisco, CA.

Quintero AI, Russo KA, Hinkley LB, Nagajaran SS, Disbrow EA. (2009) Serial and parallel processing of visuo-tactile inputs as revealed using MEG. Poster presented at Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Quintero AI, Russo KA , Hinkley LB, Nagarajan SS, Disbrow EA. (2008) A Tactile-Visual Integration Network in the Human Brain. The Cajal Club Meeting. September 25. Davis, CA.

Quintero AI, Scholz J, Bedny M, Saxe R (2008) The Brain Response to Theory of Mind Generalizes Across Items and Modalities. Poster presented at Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA. 

 

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