Publications

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Working papers

Di X, Biswal BB (2017): Psychophysiological Interactions in a Visual Checkerboard Task: Reproducibility, Reliability, and the Effects of Deconvolution  bioRxiv 133454; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/133454
Di X, Biswal BB (2016): Sex-dependent and sex-independent brain resting-state functional connectivity in children with autism spectrum disorder. bioRxiv doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/038026

Journal articles

Forthcoming

32. Di X, Gohel S, Thielcke A, Wehrl HF, Biswal BB, and Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (online first). Do all roads lead to Rome? A comparison of brain networks derived from inter-subject volumetric and metabolic covariance and moment-to-moment hemodynamic correlations in old individuals. Brain Struct Funct doi: 10.1007/s00429-017-1438-7. link 

2017

31. Di X, Reynolds RC, Biswal BB (2017). Imperfect (de)convolution may introduce spurious psychophysiological interactions and how to avoid it. Hum Brain Mapp 38(4), 1723–1740. link 
30. Di X, Huang J, Biswal BB (2017). Task-modulated brain connectivity of the amygdala: a meta-analysis of psychophysiological interactions. Brain Struct Funct 222(1):619-634. link

2016

29. Xu H, Wang P, Ye Z, Di X, Xu G, Mo L, Lin H, Rao H and Jin H (2016). The Role of Medial Frontal Cortex in Action Anticipation in Professional Badminton Players. Front. Psychol. 7:1817. link 
28. Ray S, Di X, Biswal BB (2016). Effective Connectivity Within the Mesocorticolimbic System During Resting-State in Cocaine Users. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 10:563. link
27. Yuan R, Di X, Taylor PA, Gohel S, Tsai YH, Biswal BB (2016). Functional topography of the thalamocortical system in human. Brain Struct Funct 221(4):1971-1984. link 
26. Zhang X, Di X, Lei H, Yang J, Xiao J, Wang X, Yao S, Rao H (2016). Imbalanced Spontaneous Brain Activity in Orbitofrontal-Insular Circuits in Individuals with Cognitive Vulnerability to Depression. J Affect Disord 198:56-63. link 
25. Di X, Biswal BB (2016). Similarly expanded bilateral temporal lobe volumes in female and male children with autism spectrum disorder. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging 1(2):178-185link 
24. Hu C, Di X, Eickhoff SB, Zhang M, Peng K, Guo H, Sui J (2016). Distinct and common aspects of physical and psychological self-representation in the brain: A meta-analysis of self-bias in facial and self-referential judgements. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 61:197–207. link 

2015

23. Di X, Biswal BB (2015). Characterizations of resting-state modulatory interactions in human brain. J Neurophysiol 114(5):2785-96. link 
22. Di X, Fu Z, Chan SC, Hung YS, Biswal BB, Zhang Z (2015). Task-related Functional Connectivity Dynamics in a Block-designed Visual Experiment. Front. Hum. Neurosci 9:543. link 
21. Di X, Biswal BB (2015). Dynamic Brain Functional Connectivity Modulated by Resting-State Networks. Brain Struct Funct 220(1):37-46link 

2014

20. Di XKim E, Chen P, Biswal BB (2014). Lateralized Resting-state Functional Connectivity in the Task-positive and Task-negative Networks. Brain Connect 4(9):641-648. link 
19. Lei H, Zhang X, Di X, Rao H, Ming Q, Zhang J, Guo X, Jiang Y, Gao Y, Yi J, Zhu X, Yao S (2014). A Functional Polymorphism of the MAOA Gene Modulates Spontaneous Brain Activity in Pons. Biomed Res Int 2014:243280. link 
18. Fu Z, Chan SC, Di X, Biswal B, Zhang Z (2014). Adaptive Covariance Estimation of Non-stationary Processes and its Application to Infer Dynamic Connectivity from fMRI. IEEE Trans Biomed Circuits Syst 8(2):228–39. link 
17. Di X, Biswal BB (2014). Modulatory Interactions between the Default Mode Network and Task Positive Networks in Resting-State. PeerJ 2:e367. link
16. Di X, Biswal BB (2014). Identifying the Default Mode Network Structure Using Dynamic Causal Modeling on Resting-state Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Neuroimage 86:53–9. link 
15. Di X, Rypma B, Biswal BB (2014). Correspondence of Executive Function Related Functional and Anatomical Alterations in Aging Brain. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 48(3):41–50. link

2013

14. Yuan R, Di X, Kim EH, Barik S, Rypma B, Biswal BB (2013). Regional Homogeneity of Resting-state fMRI Contributes to Both Neurovascular and Task Activation Variations. Magn Reson Imaging 31(9):1492–1500. link 
13. Di X, Gohel S, Kim EH and Biswal BB (2013). Task vs. Rest - Different Network Configurations between the Coactivation and the Resting-State Brain Networks. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 7:493. link
12. Di X, Biswal BB (2013). Modulatory interactions of resting-state brain functional connectivity. PLoS ONE 8(8): e71163. link 
11. Di X, Kim E, Huang C, Tsai S, Lin C and Biswal BB (2013). The influence of the amplitude of low-frequency fluctuations on resting-state functional connectivity. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 7:118. link 
10. Huang J, Wang Y, Jin Z, Di X, Yang T, Gur RC, Gur RE, Shum DH, Cheung EF, Chan RC (2013). Happy facial expression processing with different social interaction cues: An fMRI study of individuals with schizotypal personality traits. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 44:108-17. link 
9. Di X, Kannurpatti SS, Rypma B, Biswal BB (2013). Calibrating BOLD fMRI activations with neuro-vascular and anatomical constraints. Cereb Cortex 23(2):255-263. link pdf supp

2012

8. Di X, Biswal BB, Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (2012). Metabolic Brain Covariant Networks as Revealed by FDG-PET with reference to resting-state fMRI networks. Brain Connect 2(5):275-83. link pdf supp 
7. Di X, Zhu S, Jin H, Wang P, Ye Z, Zhou K, Zhuo Y, Rao H (2012). Altered resting brain function and structure in professional badminton players. Brain Connect 2(4):225-33. link pdf
6. Taylor P, Gohel SR, Di X, Walter M, Biswal B (2012). Functional covariance networks: obtaining resting state networks from intersubject variability. Brain Connect 2(4):203-17. link pdf

Before 2012

5. Qian C, Di X (2011). Phase or amplitude? The relationship between ongoing and evoked neural activity. J Neurosci 31(29):10425-10426. link pdf
4. Chan RC, Di X, McAlonan GM, Gong QY (2011). Brain anatomical abnormalities in high-risk individuals, first-episode, and chronic schizophrenia: an activation likelihood estimation meta-analysis of illness progression. Schizophr Bull 37(1):177-88. link pdf
3. Di X, Chan RC, Gong QY (2009). White matter reduction in patients with schizophrenia as revealed by voxel-based morphometry: an activation likelihood estimation meta-analysis. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33(8):1390-1394. link pdf
2. Chan RC, Huang J, Di X (2009). Dexterous movement complexity and cerebellar activation: a meta-analysis. Brain Res Rev 59(2):316-323. link pdf
1. Rao H, Di X, Chan RC, Ding Y, Ye B, Gao D (2008). A Regulation Role of Prefrontal Cortex in The Fist-Edge-Palm Task: Evidence from Functional Connectivity Analysis. Neuroimage 41(4), 1345-1351. link pdf 

Journal articles in Chinese

2. 胡传鹏, 邸新, 李佳蔚, 隋洁, 彭凯平 (2015). 神经成像数据的元分析. 心理科学进展 23(7): 1118-1129. link 
1. 邸新, 饶恒毅 (2007). 人脑功能连通性进展. 生物化学与生物物理进展 34(1), 5-12. link pdf

Conference abstracts

18. Azeez AK, Di X, Biswal BB. Biological Sex Modulations on Cortical Thickness in Autism Spectrum Disorder: An analysis of Autism Brain Imaging Data Exchange II. Poster presentation at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR), San Francisco, USA (2017).
17. Di X, Biswal BB. Task related brain networks derived from trial-by-trial variability of a slow event-related designed Flanker task. Poster presentation at the Fourth Biennial Conference on Resting State / Brain Connectivity, Boston, USA (2014).
16. Di X, Yuan R, Biswal BB. Modulatory interactions between the thalamus and visual cortex in resting-state are modulated by eye open/closed conditions. Poster presentation at the Fourth Biennial Conference on Resting State / Brain Connectivity, Boston, USA (2014).
15. Fu Z, Di X, Chan SC, Hung YS, Biswal BB, Zhang Z (2013). Time-varying correlation coefficients estimation and its application to dynamic connectivity analysis of fMRI. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2013:2944-2947. link 
14. Zhang Z, FU Z, Chan SC, Hung YS, Motta G, Di X, Biswal BB. Conference Paper: Adaptive window selection in estimating dynamic functional connectivity of resting-state fMRI. 9th International Conference on Information, Communications and Signal Processing (ICICS2013). 
13. Di X, Biswal BB. Identifying the Default Mode Network Structure Using Dynamic Causal Modeling on Resting-state fMRI. Poster presentation at 19th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Seattle, USA (2013).
12. Di X, Biswal BB. The nonlinear intrinsic brain networks - modulations on resting-state functional connectivity by other regions. Poster presentation at 19th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Seattle, USA (2013).
11. Di X, Fu Z, Zhang Z, Chan SC, Biswal BB. Transient connectivity changes during a visual task - time-varying correlation estimation analysis. Poster presentation at 19th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Seattle, USA (2013).
10. Yuan R, Di X, Kim EH, Barik S, Rypma B, Biswal BB. Regional Homogeneity of Resting-state fMRI Contributes to Both Neurovascular and Task Activation Variations. Poster presentation at 19th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Seattle, USA (2013).
9. Di X, Kannurpatti SS, Rypma B, Biswal BB. Calibrating BOLD fMRI activations with neuro-vascular and anatomical constraints. Poster presentation at 18th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Beijing, China (2012).
8. Gohel S, Di X, Biswal BB. Trajectories of functional brain networks connectivity over life-span brain development. Poster presentation at 18th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Beijing, China (2012). 
7. Taylor P, Gohel SR, Di X, Walter M, Biswal BB. Functional covariance networks: obtaining resting statenetworks from intersubject variability. Poster presentation at 18th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Beijing, China (2012).
6. Jin H, Wang P, Di X, Ye Z, Xu G, Mo L, Lin C, Rao H. Activation of Medial Prefrontal Cortex during Sport-related Anticipation: An fMRI Study. Poster presentation at 17th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Québec, Canada (2011).
5. Zhu S, Di X, Jin H, Wang P, Mo L, Zhou K, Zhuo Y, Rao H. Training shapes Cerebellum and parieto-frontal network in professional badminton players. Poster presentation at Annual Meeting of ISMRM, Montreal, Canada (2011).
4. Di X, Zhou K, Rao H (2009). Individual differences of representational momentum were associated with inhibition process rather than motion perception. In: The 4th Symposium on brain and cognitive science, Chengdu, China (2009). 
3. Di X, Ding Y, Qu Z, Ye B, Gao D, Rao H (2008). The Role of Middle Temporal and Medial Prefrontal Cortex in Representational Momentum: a fMRI Study. In: Annual Meeting of ISMRM, Toronto, Canada (2008). pdf 
2. Di X, Chan RC, Ding Y, Ye B, Qu Z, Gao D, Rao H (2007). The Role of Prefrontal Lobe in FEP: Evidence from PPI Analysis. In: Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB, Berlin, Germany (2007). pdf
1. Di X, Rao H (2006). The higher and lower frequency asymmetry in pitch representational momentum. In: The 2nd Symposium on brain and cognitive science, Guilin, China (2006).