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3rd BRAINN Congress

Abstracts

Applied clinical neuroscience

- DTI analysis of temporal stem after anterior lobectomy.
- Intranetwork and internetwork connectivities in Alzheimer’s disease and the relationship with CSF biomarker levels.
- Two different mental models reveal distinct interactions between functional networks.
- Generalized Epilepsies And Persistent Seizures: Clinical And Neuroimaging Features.
- Gray Matter Atrophy in Patients with Epileptic Encephalopathy of Unknown Cause.
- “Mandalas of Emotions facilitate perception of feelings”.
- Worse cognitive performance is associated to Default Mode Network abnormalities in ischemic stroke.
- Diffusion tensor imaging of corticospinal tract, cingulum and corpus callosum in Parkinson's Disease (PD) Patients.
- Entorhinal and cingulate cortical thickness predicts episodic memory and global cognition in mild Alzheimer's disease.
- Thalamic volumes in different age groups.
- Metabolic alterations and inflammatory cytokines in mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy with or without hippocampal atrophy: a preliminary study.
- Effect of previous treatment with antiplatelet severity of ischemic stroke subtypes.
- Brain morphometric alterations during the progression of dementia due to Alzheimer's disease.
- Circulating microRNAs in mesial temporal lobo epilepsy: hsa-miR-134 identified as a biomarker of MTLE.
- Incidental findings of genomic testing: investigating the view of health professionals and the research community.
- Cortical thickness changes and psychiatric symptoms in MTLE patients.
- Association between depression, quality of life and physical activity in people with temporal lobe epilepsy.
- White matter abnormalities in temporal lobe patients with good and poor seizure control.
- Evaluation of cerebellar gray matter damage in Huntington's disease: a voxel based morphometry study.
- Volumetric analysis of hippocampal subfields in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy:  evidence of bilateral disease in patients with left hippocampal sclerosis.
- Dystonia in Machado-Joseph Disease: Clinical Profile, Therapy and Anatomical Basis.
- Adaptation of the ALS-CBS Cognitive Section for Brazilian Population.
- How fragile is our left hemispheres? VBM analyses comparing epilepsy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease.
- Sensory loss may yield gray matter abnormalities in Sensory Neuropathy patients.

Experimental basic neuroscience

Integrated analyses of zebrafish miRNA and mRNA expression profiles after pentylenetetrazole-induced seizures.
COX-1 expression is up-regulated after seizure in the zebrafish seizure model.
Using genetic information to predicting response to treatment in patients with epilepsy.
Copy Number Variations Analysis in Brazilian and Italian Patients with Hemorrhagic Stroke.
Advanced proteomic study of the dentate gyrus in an epilepsy model presenting hippocampal sclerosis.
Building a public and reproducible workflow for whole exome sequencing data processing.
White matter microstructure in idiopathic craniocervical dystonia.
Association study of microRNA-binding site polymorphism of NEUROG2 gene with focal cortical dysplasia (FCD).
Searching for somatic mutations in focal cortical dysplasia by using next generations sequencing.
Epigenetic factors playing a role in a model of temporal lobe epilepsy: what’s going on in dentate gyrus?
FUNCTIONAL CHARACTERIZATION OF SODIUM CHANNEL MUTATIONS ASSOCIATED WITH EPILEPSY.
SYSTEMIC INFLAMMATION IS LINKED TO DEFAULT MODE NETWORK FUNCTIONAL CONNECTIVITY IN ALZHEIMER'S DEMENTIA AND AMNESTIC MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT.
Investigating a stop-gain variant associate with cell differentiation and synaptic machinery in focal cortical dysplasia (FCD).
bdnf and karln transcripts profile in immature zebrafish brain after seizure-induced larva.
Analysis of copy number variation in patients with Epileptic Encephalopathies and Generalized Epilepsy with Febrile Seizures Plus.
Functional Brain Networks in Resting State Using Arterial Spin Labeling Technique.
Cerebral blood flow and vasoreactivity in healthy aging: an ASL study.
Epilepsy: behind the white matter involvement.
Hippocampal atrophy severely disrupts recruitment of Default Mode Network in TLE.
Comparing resting state connectivity patterns between NIRS and fMRI.
NEXT GENERATION SEQUENCING SUCCESSFULLY IDENTIFIES MUTATIONS IN PATIENTS WITH CHILDHOOD EPILEPTIC ENCEPHALOPATHIES.
Transcriptome profile of dorsal and ventral dentate gyrus of the pilocarpine model of temporal lobe epilepsy.
Resting-state networks and brain connectivity in elderly patients with asymptomatic unilateral internal carotid artery stenosis.
Whole-Exome Sequencing Identifies Rare Coding Variants in Patients with Focal Cortical Dysplasia (FCD).
Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy in the pilocarpine model of temporal lobe epilepsy.
Prediction analysis of rs2107595 and rs2383207 polymorphisms in  Large Artery Atherosclerosis Stroke patients.
Employing proteomics to unravel the molecular effects of antipsychotics on oligodendrocytes and their relation with schizophrenia.
Two-Class Motor Imagery BCI Based on the Combined Use of ICA and Feature Selection: Preliminary Results.
In situ postmortem human brain diffusion tensor images obtained in less than 24h after death: White matter hyperintensities analysis from postmortem in cranium whole brain tissue images.
The effect of auditory landmarks availability for human performance in goal-oriented behavior.
Application of pattern recognition techniques for quantitative data from neuroimaging MRI in Multiple Sclerosis patients.

Neurotechnology

Analysis of feature extraction techniques of brain signals for the development of SSVEP BCI systems.
Validation of the use of three-dimensional printing and neuronavigation for surgical planning.
Development and characterization of InVesalius Navigator with an optical spatial tracker.
Whole-genome bisulfite sequencing data analysis reveals differentially methylated regions on a dataset of epilepsy in animal models.
Construction of a bedside monitor with a hybrid optical system.
BRAZILIAN INITIATIVE ON PRECISION MEDICINE (BIPMED): THE FIRST PUBLICALLY AVAILABLE GENOMIC DATABASE IN LATIN AMERICA.
A complex system’s approach to study Hemodynamics with Optical Techniques.
MRI scanner attribution from its pattern noise.
Texture analysis of normal appearing white matter in atherosclerosis patients.
Obtaining functional dynamic brain networks with contiguous co-clustering.
Graphs metrics as features for an LDA based classifier for motor imagery data.
Developing Bioinformatics Tools to Use in High Performance Computing.
Corpus Callosum Segmentation on DWI through voxel-based Classification.
The Use of Dyneema Fiber Phantom for DTI Quality Control:  Influence of Imaging Acquisition Parameters on DTI Indexes.
Communication Orchestration with a Cognitive Architecture.
Establishing a cost-effective method to record electrographic activity in larval zebrafish brain.
AIC-Toolbox: Automated Individual Classifier through probabilistic grey matter abnormalities.
SSVEP-Based BCIs: the Brain as a Digital Communication Channel.
Spectral vs. Canonical Correlation Analysis for Feature Extraction in BCI-SSVEP Systems.
Embedded system for real time determination of brain connectivity.
Topiramate disrupts Graph theory properties in migraine patients and TLE.
Method for Optimizing Quantitative Temporal Lobe Epilepsy MR Imaging.
Curvilinear Reformatting for Focal Cortical Dysplasia Diagnosis.
Multimodal Visualization of Diffusion Tensor Imaging.
Human Computer Control by gestural interaction: application to neuroscience.
Augmented Reality for Motor Stimulation: A Pilot Study.
A study on how interactive musical technology could be applied in educational and therapeutic purposes.
Automatic Generation of International 10-20 System for Electrode Placement.

Neuroeducation

- The Content and Interactivity of a Webdocumentary about Epilepsy.
- Neuronal oscillations revealed: A didactic proposal for a FitzHugh-Nagumo analog neuronal circuit.
- Requiem film: a historical portrait of epilepsy.
- Stories and images on epilepsy.
- ABCérebro TV presents Brainn Repórter.

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