Dr Andrew Zalesky

Research Interests

  • Network Science, Connectome Bioinformatics
  • Null Models, Network Inference, Permutation & Resampling
  • Schizophrenia, Diagnostic Biomarkers
  • Systems Neuroscience, Nerual Mass Models
  • Tractography, Connectome, Functional Connectivity, Neuroimaging

Personal webpage

www.andrewzalesky.com

Biography

I'm a researcher at the University of Melbourne, Australia. I am based at the Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre. I'm grateful to the NHMRC and ARC for supporting my research. I currently hold the NHMRC CDF. 

Recent Publications

  1. Cropley VL, Klauser P, Lenroot RK, Bruggemann J, Sundram S, Bousman C, Pereira A, Di Biase MA, Weickert TW, Weickert CS, Pantelis C, Zalesky A. Accelerated Gray and White Matter Deterioration With Age in Schizophrenia. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY. American Psychiatric Press. 2017, Vol. 174, Issue 3.
  2. Solowij N, Zalesky A, Lorenzetti V, YÜcel M. Chronic Cannabis Use and Axonal Fiber Connectivity. Handbook of Cannabis and Related Pathologies: Biology, Pharmacology, Diagnosis, and Treatment. 2017.
  3. Kamagata K, Zalesky A, Hatano T, Ueda R, Di Biase MA, Okuzumi A, Shimoji K, Hori M, Caeyenberghs K, Pantelis C, Hattori N, Aoki S. Gray Matter Abnormalities in Idiopathic Parkinson's Disease: Evaluation by Diffusional Kurtosis Imaging and Neurite Orientation Dispersion and Density Imaging. Human Brain Mapping. Wiley-Liss. 2017.
  4. Cocchi L, Yang Z, Zalesky A, Stelzer J, Hearne LJ, Gollo LL, Mattingley JB. Neural decoding of visual stimuli varies with fluctuations in global network efficiency. Human Brain Mapping. Wiley-Liss. 2017, Vol. 38, Issue 6.
  5. Fornito A, Bullmore ET, Zalesky A. Opportunities and Challenges for Psychiatry in the Connectomic Era. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. 2017, Vol. 2, Issue 1.
  6. Van Den Heuvel MP, De Lange SC, Zalesky A, Seguin C, Yeo BTT, Schmidt R. Proportional thresholding in resting-state fMRI functional connectivity networks and consequences for patient-control connectome studies: Issues and recommendations. NeuroImage. Academic Press. 2017, Vol. 152.
  7. Calamante F, Smith R, Liang X, Zalesky A, Connelly A. Track-weighted dynamic functional connectivity (TW-dFC): a new method to study time-resolved functional connectivity. Brain Structure and Function. Springer. 2017.
  8. Klauser P, Baker ST, Cropley V, Bousman C, Fornito A, Cocchi L, Fullerton JM, Rasser P, Schall U, Henskens F, Michie PT, Loughland C, Catts SV, Mowry B, Weickert T, Weickert CS, Carr V, Lenroot R, Pantelis C, Zalesky A. White Matter Disruptions in Schizophrenia Are Spatially Widespread and Topologically Converge on Brain Network Hubs. SCHIZOPHRENIA BULLETIN. Oxford University Press. 2017, Vol. 43, Issue 2.
  9. Cocchi L, Sale MV, Gollo LL, Bell PT, Nguyen VT, Zalesky A, Breakspear M, Mattingley JB. A hierarchy of timescales explains distinct effects of local inhibition of primary visxc ual cortex and frontal eye fields. ELIFE. eLife Sciences Publications Ltd.. 2016, Vol. 5, Issue Se.
  10. Sundram S, Swaminathan V, Pereira A, Churilov L, Bousman C, Cropley V, Pantelis C, Zalesky A, Lenroot R, Bruggemann J, Weickert CS, Weickert T. A NOVEL 3 CLUSTER COGNITIVE PROFILE IN SCHIZOPHRENIA ASSOCIATES WITH THE EPIDERMAL GROWTH FACTOR SYSTEM SINGLE-NUCLEOTIDE POLYMORPHISMS. AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY. Blackwell Science Asia. 2016, Vol. 50.
  11. Zorlu N, Di Biase M, Kalayci CC, Zalesky A, Bagci B, Oguz N, Gelal F, Besiroglu L, Gulseren S, Saricicek A, Bora E, Pantelis C. Abnormal white matter integrity in synthetic cannabinoid users. EUROPEAN NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY. Elsevier Science. 2016, Vol. 26, Issue 11.
  12. Zhang R, Jiang G, Tian J, Qiu Y, Wen X, Zalesky A, Li M, Ma X, Wang J, Li S, Wang T, Li C, Huang R. Abnormal white matter structural networks characterize heroin-dependent individuals: a network analysis. ADDICTION BIOLOGY. Taylor & Francis Ltd. 2016, Vol. 21, Issue 3.
  13. Dwyer DB, Harrison BJ, YÜcel M, Whittle S, Zalesky A, Pantelis C, Allen N, Fornito A. Adolescent Cognitive Control: Brain Network Dynamics. Stress: Concepts, Cognition, Emotion and Behavior. 2016.
  14. Zalesky A, Fornito A, Cocchi L, Gollo LL, Van Den Heuvel MP, Breakspear M. Connectome sensitivity or specificity: which is more important?. NEUROIMAGE. Academic Press. 2016, Vol. 142.
  15. Ganella EP, Bartholomeusz CF, Seguin C, Whittle S, Bousman C, Phassouliotis C, Everall I, Pantelis C, Zalesky A. Functional brain networks in treatment-resistant schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research. Elsevier Science. 2016.

Andrew Zalesky

Level: 03 Room: 311
Alan Gilbert Building, Parkville
University of Melbourne
3010 Australia

T: +61 3 9035 7747
F: +61 3 8345 0599
E: azalesky@unimelb.edu.au


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