Centro di Neurolinguistica e Psicolinguistica (CNPL)

Selezione di pubblicazioni

  • Calabria, M., Costa, A., Green, D. W., & Abutalebi, J. (2018). Neural basis of bilingual language control. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • Del Maschio, N., Sulpizio, S., Fedeli, D., Ramanujan, K., Ding, G., Weekes, B.S., Cachia, A., Abutalebi, J. (in press). ACC Sulcal Patterns and their Modulation on Cognitive Control Efficiency with Age: a Neuroanatomical Study on Bilinguals and Monolinguals, Cerebral Cortex
  • Sulpizio, S., & Abutalebi, J. (in press). If experience is not enough: Understanding multilingualism through early neurobiological variability. Journal of Neurolinguistics
  • Del Maschio, N., Sulpizio, S. Gallo, F., Weekes, B.S., Abutalebi, J. (2018). Neuroplasticity across the Lifespan and Aging Effect in Bilinguals and Monolinguals, Brain and Cognition 125, 118-126.
  • Del Maschio, N. & Abutalebi, J. (2018). Neurobiology of bilingualism. In: Miller, F. Bayram, J. Rothman & L. Serratrice (Eds.). Bilingual Cognition and Language. The state of the science across its subfields (pp. 325-346), SiBil (54) – Studies in Bilingualism, John Benjamins.
  • Borsa, V. M., Perani, D., Della Rosa, P. A., Videsott, G., Guidi, L., Weekes, B. S., & Abutalebi, J. (2018). Bilingualism and Healthy Aging: Aging Effects and Neural Maintenance. Neuropsychologia, ​111, 51-61.


  • Cachia, A., Del Maschio, N., Borst, G., Della Rosa, P. A., Pallier, C., Costa, A., & Abutalebi, J. (2017). Anterior cingulate cortex sulcation and its differential effects on conflict monitoring in bilinguals and monolinguals. Brain and Language, 175, 57-63.
  • Perani, D., Farsad, M., Ballarini, T., Lubian, F., Malpetti, M., Fracchetti, A., Magnani, G., March, A., Abutalebi, J. (2017). The impact of bilingualism on brain reserve and metabolic connectivity in Alzheimer’s dementia. PNAS, 114, no. 7, 1690-1695.​
  • Malpetti, M., Ballarini, T., Presotto, L., Garibotto, V., Tettamanti, M., & Perani, D. (2017). Gender differences in healthy aging and Alzheimer’s Dementia: A 18f‐fdg‐pet study of brain and cognitive reserve. Human Brain Mapping, 38(8), 4212-4227.
  • Consonni, M., Rossi, S., Cerami, C., Marcone, A., Iannaccone, S., Cappa, S., Perani, D. (2017). Executive dysfunction affects word list recall performance: Evidence from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other neurodegenerative diseases. Journal of Neuropsychology, 11 (1), 74-90.​
  • Tettamanti, M., Conca, F., Falini, A., & Perani, D. (2017). Unaware processing of tools in the neural system for object-directed action representation. Journal of Neuroscience, 37(44), 10712-10724.
  • Li, L., Abutalebi, J., Emmorey, K., Gong, G., Yan, X., Feng, X., & Ding, G. (2017). How bilingualism protects the brain from aging: Insights from bimodal bilinguals. Human Brain Mapping, 38(8), 4109-4124.
  • Tettamanti, M., Vaghi, M. M., Bara, B. G., Cappa, S. F., Enrici, I., & Adenzato, M. (2017). Effective connectivity gateways to the Theory of Mind network in processing communicative intention. Neuroimage, 155, 169–176.
  • Ong, G., Sewell, D.K., Weekes, B., McKague, M., & Abutalebi, J. (2017). A diffusion model approach to analysing the bilingual advantage for the Flanker task: The role of attentional control processes. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 43, 28-38.
  • Liu, F., Sulpizio, S., Kornpetpanee, S., & Job, R. (2017). It takes biking to learn: Physical activity improves learning a second language. PloS One, 12(5), e0177624.
  • Sulpizio, S., & Colombo, L. (2017). Early markers of lexical stress in visual word recognition. Memory & Cognition, 45(8), 1398-1410.​​
  • Fasoli, F., Maass, A., Paladino, M. P., Sulpizio, S. (2017). Gay- and lesbian sounding auditory cues elicit stereotyping and discrimination. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 46 (5), 1261-1277.
  • Calcagni, A., Lombardi, L., & Sulpizio, S. (2017). Analysing spatial data from mouse tracker methodology: An entropic approach. Behavior Research Methods, 49 (6), 2012-2030.
  • Amenta, S., Marelli, M., & Sulpizio, S. (2017). From sound to meaning: Phonology-to-Semantics mapping in visual word recognition. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 24(3), 887-893.


  • Ghio, M., Vaghi, M.M.S., Perani, D., Tettamanti, M. (2016). Decoding the neural representation of fine-grained conceptual categories. NeuroImage, 132, 93-103.
  • Ghio, M., & Tettamanti, M. (2016). Grounding Sentence Processing in the Sensory-Motor System. In G. Hickok & S. L. Small (Eds.),Neurobiology of Language (1 edition, pp. 647–657). Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Academic Press.
  • Canini, M., Della Rosa, P.A., Catricalà, E., Strijkers, K., Branzi, F.M., Costa, A., & Abutalebi, J. (2016). Semantic interference and its control: a functional neuroimaging and connectivity study. Human Brain Mapping, 37, 4179–4196.
  • Abutalebi, J. & Green, D.W. (2016). Neuroimaging of language control in bilinguals: neural adaptation and reserve. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, 19, 689-698.
  • Bialystok, E., Abutalebi, J., Bak, T.H., Burke, D.M., & Kroll, J.F. (2016). Aging in Two Languages: Implications for Public Health. Aging Research Reviews, 27, 56-60.
  • Green, D.W. & Abutalebi, J. (2016). Language control and the neuroanatomy of bilingualism: in praise of variety. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 31, 340-344.
  • Branzi, F.M., Della Rosa, P.A., Canini, M., Costa A., & Abutalebi, J. (2016). Language control in bilinguals: monitoring and response selection. Cerebral Cortex, 26 (6), 2367-2380.
  • Sulpizio, S., Vespignani, F., & Job, R. (2016). On the time course of lexical stress priming in speech production: Behavioral and ERPs evidence from a free-stress language. Brain Research, 1648, 202-213.
  • Fasoli, F., Mazzurega, M., & Sulpizio, S. (2016). When characters impact on dubbing: the role of sexual stereotypes on voice actor/actress’ preferences. Media Psychology.