Nanyin Zhang

Huck Chair in Brain Imaging; Professor of Bioengineering

Nanyin Zhang

Research Summary

Investigate the pathophysiology of brain disorders using neuroimaging, behavioral and optogenetic methods.

Huck Graduate Students

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging Amygdala Rodentia Animals Prefrontal Cortex Weight Loss Costs And Cost Analysis Gyrus Cinguli Animal Models Therapeutics Neurovascular Coupling Optogenetics Deficit Maintenance Mindfulness Post Traumatic Stress Disorders Anger Schizophrenia Weights And Measures Fluctuation Anesthesia Brain Diseases Cognition Independent Component Analysis

Most Recent Papers

Relationship of mindful awareness to neural processing of anger stimuli and impact of mindfulness training

A Lee, D Gansler, Nanyin Zhang, M Jerram, J King, C Fulwiler, Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging on p. 22-28

Genetic influences of resting-state neural networks: a twin study

Y Fu, Z Ma, C Hamilton, Z Liang, X Hou, X Ma, X Hu, H Meng, Q He, W Deng, Y Wang, L Zhao, T Li, Nanyin Zhang, Human Brain Mapping on p. 3959–3972

A splitting mind: imbalanced internal and external worlds in schizophrenia

M Li, W Deng, Z He, Q Wang, C Huang, L Jiang, Q Gong, D Ziedonis, J King, X Ma, Nanyin Zhang, Tao Li, on p. 145-153

Brain Activity Fluctuations Propagate as Waves Traversing the Cortical Hierarchy

Yameng Gu, Lucas E. Sainburg, Sizhe Kuang, Feng Han, Jack W. Williams, Yikang Liu, Nanyin Zhang, Xiang Zhang, David A. Leopold, Xiao Liu, 2021, Cerebral Cortex on p. 3986-4005

Brain network reorganization after targeted attack at a hub region

Wenyu Tu, Zilu Ma, Nanyin Zhang, 2021, NeuroImage

Increased wiring cost during development is driven by long-range cortical, but not subcortical connections

Zilu Ma, Wenyu Tu, Nanyin Zhang, 2021, NeuroImage

Keeping weight off

Serhiy Y. Chumachenko, Ryan J. Cali, Milagros C. Rosal, Jeroan J. Allison, Sharina J. Person, Douglas Ziedonis, Benjamin C. Nephew, Constance M. Moore, Nanyin Zhang, Jean A. King, Carl Fulwiler, 2021, PLoS One

Suppressing Anterior Cingulate Cortex Modulates Default Mode Network and Behavior in Awake Rats

Wenyu Tu, Zilu Ma, Yuncong Ma, David Dopfel, Nanyin Zhang, 2021, Cerebral Cortex on p. 312-323


Nanyin Zhang, Xiaoping Hu, 2020, Frontiers in Neuroscience

Rodent models of post-traumatic stress disorder

Alexander Verbitsky, David Dopfel, Nanyin Zhang, 2020, Translational Psychiatry

Most-Cited Papers

Uncovering intrinsic connectional architecture of functional networks in awake rat brain

Zhifeng Liang, Jean King, Nanyin Zhang, 2011, Journal of Neuroscience on p. 3776-3783

Intrinsic organization of the anesthetized brain

Zhifeng Liang, Jean King, Nanyin Zhang, 2012, Journal of Neuroscience on p. 10183-10191

Anticorrelated resting-state functional connectivity in awake rat brain

Zhifeng Liang, Jean King, Nanyin Zhang, 2012, NeuroImage on p. 1190-1199

Dynamic resting state functional connectivity in awake and anesthetized rodents

Zhifeng Liang, Xiao Liu, Nanyin Zhang, 2015, NeuroImage on p. 89-99

Time to wake up: Studying neurovascular coupling and brain-wide circuit function in the un-anesthetized animal

Yu Rong Gao, Yuncong Ma, Qingguang Zhang, Aaron T. Winder, Zhifeng Liang, Lilith Antinori, Patrick J. Drew, Nanyin Zhang, 2017, NeuroImage on p. 382-398

Aberrant intrinsic brain activity and cognitive deficit in first-episode treatment-naive patients with schizophrenia

Z. He, W. Deng, M. Li, Z. Chen, L. Jiang, Q. Wang, C. Huang, D. A. Collier, Q. Gong, X. Ma, N. Zhang, T. Li, 2013, Psychological Medicine on p. 769-780

Amygdala-orbitofrontal resting-state functional connectivity is associated with trait anger

Carl E. Fulwiler, Jean A. King, Nanyin Zhang, 2012, NeuroReport on p. 606-610

Mapping the functional network of medial prefrontal cortex by combining optogenetics and fMRI in awake rats

Zhifeng Liang, Glenn D.R. Watson, Kevin D. Alloway, Gangchea Lee, Thomas Neuberger, Nanyin Zhang, 2015, NeuroImage on p. 114-123

Co-activation patterns in resting-state fMRI signals

Xiao Liu, Nanyin Zhang, Catie Chang, Jeff H. Duyn, 2018, NeuroImage on p. 485-494

Mapping thalamocortical networks in rat brain using resting-state functional connectivity

Zhifeng Liang, Tao Li, Jean King, Nanyin Zhang, 2013, NeuroImage on p. 237-244