Translational Neuroimage, Neuromodulation, and Neurorehabilitation Lab


Kaisu Lankinen, Jyrki Ahveninen, Işıl Uluç, Mohammad Daneshzan, Azma Mareyam, John E. Kirsch, Jonathan R. Polimeni, Brian C. Healy, Qiyuan Tian, Sheraz Khan, Aapo Nummenmaa, Qing Mei Wang, Jordan R. Green, Teresa J. Kimberley, Shasha Li*. 2023. “Role of articulatory motor networks in perceptual categorization of speech signals: a 7T fMRI study”. Cerebral Cortex, 2023 Oct 17:bhad384 Publisher’s Version

Mohammad Daneshzand#, Kaisu Lankinen#, Jyrki Ahveninen, Qing Mei Wang, Jordan R. Green, Teresa J. Kimberley, Shasha Li. 2023. “Personalized 7T fMRI-Guided Navigation TMS Targeting: Preliminary Data of Speech-Motor Cortex in Speech Perception.” Brain Stimulation,16(5):1455-1457 Publisher’s Version

Mark P Ottensmeyer, Sabrina Elbach, Loukas Astrakas, Shasha Li, A Aria Tzika. 2023. “Use of a foot-induced digitally controlled resistance device for functional magnetic resonance imaging evaluation in patients with foot paresis”. Journal of visualized experiments: JoVE, 2023;Jul 7:(197) Publisher’s Version


Loukas G Astrakas, Shasha Li, Sabrina Elbach, and Aria A Tzika. 2022. “The Severity of Sensorimotor Tracts Degeneration May Predict Motor Performance in Chronic Stroke Patients, While Brain Structural Network Dysfunction May Not.” Frontiers in Neurology, 13, Pp. 813763. Publisher’s Version


Loukas G Astrakas, Gianluca De Novi, Mark P Ottensmeyer, Christian Pusatere, Shasha Li, Michael A Moskowitz, and Aria A Tzika. 2021. “Improving motor function after chronic stroke by interactive gaming with a redesigned MR-compatible hand training device.” Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine, 21, 3, Pp. 245. Publisher’s Version

Loukas G Astrakas, Shasha Li, Mark P Ottensmeyer, Christian Pusatere, Michael A Moskowitz, and Aria A Tzika. 2021. “Peak Activation Shifts in the Sensorimotor Cortex of Chronic Stroke Patients Following Robot-assisted Rehabilitation Therapy.” The Open Neuroimaging Journal , 14, Pp. 8-15. Publisher’s Version


Shasha Li, Marziye Eshghi, Sherza Khan, Qiyuan Tian, Juho Joutsa, Yangming Ou, Qing Mei Wang, Jian Kong, Bruce Robert Rosen, Jyrki Ahveninen, and Aapo Nummenmaa. 2020. “Localizing central swallowing functions by combining non-invasive brain stimulation with neuroimaging.” Brain Stimulation , 13, 5, Pp. 1207-1210. Publisher’s Version


Mark Ottensmeyer, Shasha Li, Gianluca De Novi, and Aria A Tzika. 2019. “Functional MRI in conjunction with a novel MRI-compatible hand-induced robotic device to evaluate rehabilitation of individuals recovering from hand grip deficits.” Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE;(153).doi:10.3791/59420. Publisher’s Version