Valentina Borghesani, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
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Dr. Valentina Borghesani is a postdoctoral fellow in the ALBA Language Lab.


N-truncated Aß peptides impact on Cu and Cu(Aß)-generated ROS: Cu(I) matters !

Chemistry (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany)

Esmieu C, Ferrand G, Borghesani V, Hureau C

Regional and hemispheric susceptibility of the temporal lobe to FTLD-TDP type C pathology.

NeuroImage. Clinical

Borghesani V, Battistella G, Mandelli ML, Welch A, Weis E, Younes K, Neuhaus J, Grinberg LT, Seeley WM, Spina S, Miller B, Miller Z, Gorno-Tempini ML

Taking the sublexical route: brain dynamics of reading in the semantic variant of primary progressive aphasia.

Brain : a journal of neurology

Borghesani V, Hinkley LBN, Ranasinghe KG, Thompson MMC, Shwe W, Mizuiri D, Lauricella M, Europa E, Honma S, Miller Z, Miller B, Vossel K, Henry MML, Houde JF, Gorno-Tempini ML, Nagarajan SS

Temporal variant of frontotemporal dementia in C9orf72 repeat expansion carriers: two case studies.

Brain imaging and behavior

Caso F, Agosta F, Magnani G, Cardamone R, Borghesani V, Miller Z, Riva N, La Joie R, Coppola G, Grinberg LT, Seeley WW, Miller BL, Gorno-Tempini ML, Filippi M

Task-Free Functional Language Networks: Reproducibility and Clinical Application.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Battistella G, Borghesani V, Henry M, Shwe W, Lauricella M, Miller Z, Deleon J, Miller BL, Dronkers N, Brambati SM, Seeley WW, Mandelli ML, Gorno-Tempini ML

State and trait characteristics of anterior insula time-varying functional connectivity.


Pasquini L, Toller G, Staffaroni A, Brown JA, Deng J, Lee A, Kurcyus K, Shdo SM, Allen I, Sturm VE, Cobigo Y, Borghesani V, Battistella G, Gorno-Tempini ML, Rankin KP, Kramer J, Rosen HH, Miller BL, Seeley WW

Verbal Semantics and the Left Dorsolateral Anterior Temporal Lobe: A Longitudinal Case of Bilateral Temporal Degeneration.


Vonk JMJ, Borghesani V, Battistella G, Younes K, DeLeon J, Welch A, Hubbard HI, Miller ZA, Miller BL, Gorno-Tempini ML

Reduplicative paramnesia for places: A comprehensive review of the literature and a new case report.

Clinical neurology and neurosurgery

Borghesani V, Monti A, Fortis P, Miceli G

Differential intrinsic functional connectivity changes in semantic variant primary progressive aphasia.

NeuroImage. Clinical

Battistella G, Henry M, Gesierich B, Wilson SM, Borghesani V, Shwe W, Miller Z, Deleon J, Miller BL, Jovicich J, Papinutto N, Dronkers NF, Seeley WW, Mandelli ML, Gorno-Tempini ML

The Neural Representations of Movement across Semantic Categories.

Journal of cognitive neuroscience

Borghesani V, Riello M, Gesierich B, Brentari V, Monti A, Gorno-Tempini ML

"Looks familiar, but I do not know who she is": The role of the anterior right temporal lobe in famous face recognition.

Cortex; a journal devoted to the study of the nervous system and behavior

Borghesani V, Narvid J, Battistella G, Shwe W, Watson C, Binney RJ, Sturm V, Miller Z, Mandelli ML, Miller B, Gorno-Tempini ML

Conceptual and Perceptual Dimensions of Word Meaning Are Recovered Rapidly and in Parallel during Reading.

Journal of cognitive neuroscience

Borghesani V, Buiatti M, Eger E, Piazza M

Processing number and length in the parietal cortex: Sharing resources, not a common code.

Cortex; a journal devoted to the study of the nervous system and behavior

Borghesani V, de Hevia MD, Viarouge A, Pinheiro-Chagas P, Eger E, Piazza M

Word meaning in the ventral visual path: a perceptual to conceptual gradient of semantic coding.


Borghesani V, Pedregosa F, Buiatti M, Amadon A, Eger E, Piazza M