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. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. Zorlu N, Angelique Di Biase M, Kalayci ÇÇ, Zalesky A, BaĞci B, OĞuz N, Gelal F, BeŞiroĞlu L, GÜlseren Ş, SariÇiÇek A, Bora E, Pantelis C. Abnormal white matter integrity in synthetic cannabinoid users. European Neuropsychopharmacology. Elsevier Science. 2016, Vol. 26, Issue 11.
  4. 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.
  5. Fink G, Pantelis C, Dwyer DB, Yucel M, Whittle S, Zalesky A, Fornito A, Allen N. Adolescent Cognitive Control: Brain Network Dynamics. Stress: Concepts, Cognition, Emotion and Behavior. 2016.
  6. 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.
  7. Yuecel M, Lorenzetti V, Suo C, Zalesky A, Fornito A, Takagi MJ, Lubman DI, Solowij N. Hippocampal harms, protection and recovery following regular cannabis use. TRANSLATIONAL PSYCHIATRY. Nature Publishing Group. 2016, Vol. 6.
  8. Van De Ville D, Jirsa V, Strother S, Richiardi J, Zalesky A. Introduction to the Issue on Advanced Signal Processing for Brain Networks. IEEE JOURNAL OF SELECTED TOPICS IN SIGNAL PROCESSING. IEEE Signal Processing Society. 2016, Vol. 10, Issue 7.
  9. Thompson D, Chen J, Beare R, Adamson CL, Ellis R, Ahmadzai ZM, Kelly CE, Lee K, Zalesky A, Yang JYM, Hunt R, Cheong J, Inder TE, Doyle L, Seal M, Anderson P. Structural connectivity relates to perinatal factors and functional impairment at 7 years in children born very preterm. NEUROIMAGE. Academic Press. 2016, Vol. 134.
  10. 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, Shannon Weickert C, Carr V, Lenroot R, Pantelis C, Zalesky A. White Matter Disruptions in Schizophrenia Are Spatially Widespread and Topologically Converge on Brain Network Hubs.. Schizophr Bull. 2016.
  11. Katagiri N, Pantelis C, Nemoto T, Zalesky A, Hori M, Shimoji K, Saito J, Ito S, Dwyer DB, Fukunaga I, Morita K, Tsujino N, Yamaguchi T, Shiraga N, Aoki S, Mizuno M. A longitudinal study investigating sub-threshold symptoms and white matter changes in individuals with an 'at risk mental state' (ARMS). SCHIZOPHRENIA RESEARCH. Elsevier Science. 2015, Vol. 162, Issue 1-3.
  12. Zalesky A, Pantelis C, Cropley V, Fornito A, Cocchi L, McAdams H, Clasen L, Greenstein D, Rapoport JL, Gogtay N. Delayed Development of Brain Connectivity in Adolescents With Schizophrenia and Their Unaffected Siblings. JAMA PSYCHIATRY. American Medical Association. 2015, Vol. 72, Issue 9.
  13. Baker S, Lubman DI, Yucel M, Allen N, Whittle S, Fulcher BD, Zalesky A, Fornito A. Developmental Changes in Brain Network Hub Connectivity in Late Adolescence. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE. Society of Neuroscience. 2015, Vol. 35, Issue 24.
  14. Zhang R, Wei Q, Kang Z, Zalesky A, Li M, Xu Y, Li L, Wang J, Zheng L, Wang B, Zhao J, Zhang J, Huang R. Disrupted brain anatomical connectivity in medication-na < ve patients with first-episode schizophrenia. BRAIN STRUCTURE & FUNCTION. Springer. 2015, Vol. 220, Issue 2.
  15. Cocchi L, Sale MV, Lord A, Zalesky A, Breakspear M, Mattingley JB. Dissociable effects of local inhibitory and excitatory theta-burst stimulation on large-scale brain dynamics. JOURNAL OF NEUROPHYSIOLOGY. American Physiological Society. 2015, Vol. 113, Issue 9.

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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