PUBBLICAZIONI

________________________________________________2018___________________________________________________

Mangiaruga A, Scarpelli S, Barti C, De Gennaro L. Spotlight on dream recall: the ages of dreams. Nature and Science of Sleep, 2018; 10:1-12 doi: 10.2147/NSS.S135762

 

 

________________________________________________2017___________________________________________________

 

Gorgoni M., Reda F., Lauri G., Truglia I., Cordone S., Scarpelli S., Mangiaruga A., D'Atri A. , Bartolacci C., Alfonsi V., Schiappa C., Ferrara M., Rossini P.M., De Gennaro L. K-complexes and slow wave activity during nrem sleep in patients with Alzheimer's diseaseSleep Medicine 2017; 40: e115–e116

Scarpelli S., D'Atri A., Gorgoni M., Mangiaruga A., Lauri G., Truglia I., Bartolacci C., Ferrara M.,  De Gennaro L. Aging and dreaming: EEG oscillations predict dream recallSleep Medicine 2017; 40: e294

D'Atri A., Novelli L., Ferrara M., Bruni O., De Gennaro L. Sleep and cortical maturation: slow and fast sleep spindles in the first 4 years of lifeSleep Medicine 2017; 40: e74

Mangiaruga A., Scarpelli S., D'Atri A., Alfonsi V., Bartolacci C., Reda F., Schiappa C., Gorgoni M., De Gennaro L. Prevalence of sleep talking in an Italian sample, association with other altered nocturnal behaviours and quality of sleep: preliminary findingsSleep Medicine 2017; 40: e208

 

D’Atri A, Romano C, Gorgoni M, Scarpelli S, Alfonsi V, Ferrara M, Ferlazzo F, Rossini PM, De Gennaro L. Bilateral 5 Hz transcranial alternating current stimulation on fronto-temporal areas modulates resting-state EEG. Scientific Reports. 2017; 7, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-16003-2  I.F. = 5.578

 

 

Vecchio F, Miraglia F, Gorgoni M, Ferrara M, Iberite F, Bramanti P, De Gennaro L, Rossini PM. Corticl connectivity modulation during sleep onset: A study via graph theory on EEG data.Hum Brain Mapp. 2017 Nov;38(11):5456-5464. doi: 10.1002/hbm.23736. Epub 2017 Jul 26. I.F. = 4.53

Tempesta D, Socci V, Dello Ioio G, DE Gennaro L, Ferrara M. The effect of sleep deprivation on retrieval of emotional memory: a behavioural study using filmstimuli. Exp Brain Res. 2017 Jul 24. doi: 10.1007/s00221-017-5043-z. [Epub ahead of print] I.F. = 1.91

Scarpelli S, De Gennaro L. Electrophysiological pattern of dream experience. J Public Health Emerg, 2017;1:68.

 

Bartolacci C, Scarpelli S, De Gennaro L. L'attività elettrica cerebrale (EEG) predice la presenza del ricordo dei sogni? Rivista Sperimentale di Feniatria. 2017; 2(79-99). 

 

Scarpelli S, D’Atri A, Mangiaruga A, Marzano C, Gorgoni M, Schiappa C, Ferrara M, De Gennaro L. Predicting dream recall: EEG activation during NREM sleep or shared mechanisms with wakefulness? Brain Topogr. 2017; 30:629. I.F. = 3.394

De Gennaro L, Gorgoni M, Reda FLauri GTruglia I, Cordone SScarpelli SMangiaruga A, D’atri A, Lacidogna GFerrara MMarra C, Rossini PM. The Fall of Sleep K-Complex in Alzheimer Disease. Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 39688 (2017). I.F. = 5.578

________________________________________________2016___________________________________________________

 

Polini F, Principe R, Scarpelli S, Clementi F, De Gennaro L. Use of varenicline in smokeless tobacco cessation influences sleep quality and dream recall frequency but not dream affect. Sleep Medicine, 2016; 30:1-6. I.F. = 3.391

Cipolli C, Ferrara M, De Gennaro L, Plazzi G. Beyond the neuropsychology of dreaming: insight into the neural basis of dreaming with new tecniques of sleep recording and analysis. Sleep Med Rev. 2016 Jul 28. pii: S1087-0792(16)30067-3. I.F. = 7.341

 

Abstract of the 23rd Congress of the European Sleep Research Society 13-16 September 2016, Bologna, Italy

 

Grassi, D., Socci, V., Tempesta, D., Ferri, C., De Gennaro, L., Desideri, G., Ferrara, M. Flavanol-rich chocolate acutely improves arterial function and working memory performance counteracting the effects of sleep deprivation in healthy subjects. Journal of Hypertension. I.F. = 4.720

 

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Tempesta, D., Socci, V., Coppo, M., Dello Ioio, G., Nepa, V., De Gennaro, L., Ferrara, M. The effect of sleep deprivation on the encoding of contextual and non-contextual aspects of emotional memory. Neurobiol Learn Mem. I.F. = 3.652

 

Human Brain Mapping
De Gennaro, L., Lanteri, O., Piras, F., Scarpelli, S., Assogna, F., Ferrara, M., Caltagirone, C., Spalletta, G. Dopaminergic system and dream recall: An MRI study in Parkinson's disease patients. Hum Brain Mapp. 37(3):1136-47. I.F. 5.969
 

Annals of Neurology - COVER -

De Carli, F., Proserpio, P., Morrone, E., Sartori, I., Ferrara, M., Gibbs, S.A., De Gennaro, L., Lo Russo, G., Nobili, L. Activation of the motor cortex during phasic rapid eye movement sleep. 79(2):326-330. Annals of Neurology. I.F. 9.977

 

Gorgoni, M., Lauri, G., Truglia, I., Cordone, S., Sarasso, S., Scarpelli, S., Mangiaruga, A., D'Atri, A., Tempesta, D., Ferrara, M., Marra, C., Rossini, P.M., De Gennaro, L. Parietal Fast Sleep Spindle Density Decrease In Alzheimer’s Disease And Amnesic Mild Cognitive Impairment. Neural Plasticity,  I.F. 3.582  
 

D'Atri, A., De Simoni, E., Gorgoni, M., De Gennaro, L. Electrical Stimulation of the Frontal Cortex Enhances Slow-Frequency EEG   Activity and Sleepiness. Neuroscience, in press. I.F. 3.357 

 

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Novelli, N., D'Atri, A., Marzano, C., Finotti, E., Ferrara, M., Bruni, O., De Gennaro, L. Mapping changes in cortical activity during sleep in the first 4 years of life.  Journal of Sleep Research, I.F. 3.347

________________________________________________2015__________________________________________________

 

 

Tempesta, D., De Gennaro, L., Natale, V., Ferrara, M.  Poor sleep quality influences emotional evaluations even after controlling for depression. Sleep Med.  S1389-9457(15)01982-6. I.F. 1.224
 

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Gorgoni, M., Ferlazzo, F., D'Atri, A., Lauri, G., Ferrara, M., Rossini, PM., De Gennaro, L. The assessment of somatosensory cortex plasticity during sleep deprivation by paired associative stimulation. Arch Ital Biol. 153(2-3):120-33. I.F. 1.422

 

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D'Atri, A., De Simoni, E., Gorgoni, M., Ferrara, M., Ferlazzo, F., Rossini, PM., De Gennaro, L. Frequency-dependent effects of oscillatory-tDCS on EEG oscillations: a study with Better OSCillation detection method (BOSC). Arch Ital Biol. 153(2-3):134-44. I.F. 1.422

 

Sleep Medicine

Tempesta, D., De Gennaro, L., Natale, V., Ferrara, M. Emotional memory processing is influenced by sleep quality. Sleep Medicine, 10(3), e0120029. I.F. 3.154

 

Scarpelli, S., Marzano, C., D'Atri, A., Gorgoni, M., Ferrara, M., De Gennaro, L. State- or trait-like individual differences in dream recall: preliminary findings from a within-subjects study from multiple nap REM sleep awakenings. Frontiers in Psychology, 6:928. I.F. 2.560

 

Scarpelli, S., D'Atri, A., Gorgoni, M., Ferrara, M., De Gennaro, L. EEG oscillations during sleep and dream recall: state- or trait-like individual differences?. Frontiers in Psychology, 6:605. I.F. 2.560

 

Gorgoni, M., Ferrara, M., D'Atri, A., Lauri, G., Scarpelli, S., Truglia, I., De Gennaro, L. EEG topography during sleep inertia upon awakening after a period of increased homeostatic sleep pressure. Sleep Medicine, 16(7):883-890. I.F. 3.154

 

Ferrara, M., Bottasso, A., Tempesta, D., Carriera, M., De Gennaro, L., Ponti, G. Gender differences in sleep deprivation effects on risk and inequality aversion: Evidence from an economic experiment. PLoS One, 10(3): e0120029. I.F. 3.234

 

________________________________________________2014___________________________________________________

 

Gorgoni, M., Ferlazzo, F., Ferrara, M., Moroni, F., D'Atri, A., Fanelli, S., Gizzi Torriglia, I., Lauri, G., Marzano, C., Rossini, P. M., De Gennaro, L. Topographic electroencephalogram changes associated with psychomotor vigilance task performance after sleep deprivation. Sleep medicine15(9), 1132-1139. I.F. 3.154
 
Sarasso, S., Proserpio, P., Pigorini, A., Moroni, F., Ferrara, M., De Gennaro, L., De Carli, F., Russo, G.L., Massimini, M., Nobili, L. Hippocampal sleep spindles preceding neocortical sleep onset in humans. Neuroimage. 86:425-32. I.F. 6.357
 
Gorgoni, M., Ferlazzo, F., Moroni, F., D'Atri, A., Donarelli, S., Fanelli, S., Gizzi Torriglia, I., Lauri, G., Ferrara, M., Marzano, C., Rossini, P. M., Bramanti, P., De Gennaro, L. Sleep Deprivation Affects Somatosensory Cortex Excitability as Tested Through Median Nerve Stimulation. Brain stimulation,7(5), 732-739. I.F. 4.399
 
Journal of Sleep Research
Tempesta, D., De Gennaro, L., Presaghi, F., Ferrara, M. Emotional working memory during sustained wakefulness. Journal of Sleep Research, 23(6), 646-656. I.F. 3.347

Hippocampus - COVER -

Moroni, F., Nobili, L., Iaria, G., Sartori, I., Marzano, C., Tempesta, D., Proserpio, P., Lo Russo, G., Gozzo, F., Cipolli, C., De Gennaro, L., Ferrara, M. Hippocampal slow EEG frequencies during NREM sleep are involved in spatial memory consolidation in humans. Hippocampus24(10), 1157-1168. I.F. 4.162
 

________________________________________________2013__________________________________________________

 

Cover image Sleep Medicine
Marzano, C., Moroni, F., Gorgoni, M., Nobili, L., Ferrara, M., De Gennaro, L. How we fall asleep: regional and temporal differences in electroencephalographic synchronization at sleep onset. Sleep medicine,14(11), 1112-1122. I.F. 3.154

 

Medical Education
Tempesta, D., Cipolli, C., Desideri, G., Gennaro, L., Ferrara, M. Can taking a nap during a night shift counteract the impairment of executive skills in residents?. Medical education47(10), 1013-1021. I.F. 3.196
 
 
Pellicciari, M. C., Cordone, S., Marzano, C., Bignotti, S., Gazzoli, A., Miniussi, C., De Gennaro, L. Dorsolateral prefrontal transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with major depression locally affects alpha power of REM sleep. Frontiers in human neuroscience7. I.F. 3.626
 
 
Gorgoni, M., D'Atri, A., Lauri, G., Rossini, P. M., Ferlazzo, F., De Gennaro, L. Is sleep essential for neural plasticity in humans, and how does it affect motor and cognitive recovery? Neural plasticity. I.F. 3.582
 
 
Tempesta, D., Curcio, G., De Gennaro, L., Ferrara, M. Long-term impact of earthquakes on sleep quality. PloS one8(2), e55936. I.F. 3.234
 

________________________________________________2012___________________________________________________

 

Hippocampus
Tempesta D., Mazza M., Iaria G., De Gennaro L., Ferrara M. A specific deficit in spatial memory acquisition in post-traumatic stress disorder and the role of sleep in its consolidation. Hippocampus 22:1154-1163. I.F. 4.162
 
The impact of one night of sleep deprivation on moral judgments
Tempesta D., Couyoumdjian A., Moroni F., De Gennaro L., Ferrara M. The impact of one night of sleep deprivation on moral judgments. Social Neuroscience 7(3):292-300. I.F. 3.653
 
 
De Gennaro L., Marzano C., Cipolli C., Ferrara M. How we remember the stuff that dreams are made of: Neurobiological approches to the brain mechanisms of dream recall. Behavioral Brain Research 226:592-596. I.F. 3.028
 
 
Curcio G., Tempesta D., Scarlata S., Marzano C., Moroni F., Rossini P-M., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L. Validity of the Italian version of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI). Neurological Sciences 2013 Apr;34(4):511-9. I.F. 1.447
 
 
Moroni F., Nobili L., De Carli F., Massimini M., Francione S., Marzano C., Proserpio P., Cipolli C., De Gennaro L., Ferrara M. Slow EEG rhythms and inter-hemispheric synchronization across sleep and wakefulness in the human hippocampus. Neuroimage 60: 497-507. I.F. 6.357
 
 
Nobili L., De Gennaro L., Proserpio P., Moroni F., Sarasso S., Pigorini A., De Carli F., Ferrara M. Local aspects of sleep: observation from intracerebral recordings in humansProgress in Brain Research 199:219-2232. I.F. 3.256
 
 
Ferrara M., Moroni F., De Gennaro L., Nobili L. Hippocampal sleep features: relations ti human memory function. Frontiers in Neurology 3(57).
 

________________________________________________2011___________________________________________________

 

Marzano C., Ferrara M., Moroni F., De Gennaro L. Electroencephalographic sleep inertia of the awakening brain. Journal of Neuroscience 176: 308-317. I.F. 6.344
 

Ferrara M., De Gennaro L. Going local: Insights from EEG and stereo-EEG studies of the human sleep-wake cycle. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry, Invited Review 11(19):2423-2437. I.F. 3.402

 

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Marzano C., Ferrara M., Mauro F., Moroni F., Gorgoni M., Tempesta D., Cipolli C., De Gennaro L. Recalling and forgetting dreams: Theta and alpha oscillations during sleep predict subsequent dream recall. Journal of Neuroscience 31(18):6674-6683. I.F. 6.344

 

Journal of Sleep Research
Marzano C., de Simoni E., Tempesta D., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L. Sleep deprivation suppresses the increase of rapid eye movement density across sleep cycles. Journal of Sleep Research 20(3):386-94. I.F. 3.347
 
 
Human Brain Mapping
De Gennaro L., Cipolli C., Cherubini A., Assogna F., Cacciari C, Marzano C., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Caltagirone C., Spalletta G., Amygdala and hippocampus volumetry and diffusivity in relation to dreaming. Human Brain Mapping 32(9):1458-70. I.F. 5.969
 
Nobili L., Ferrara M., Moroni F., De Gennaro L., Lo Russo G., Campus C., Cardinale F., De Carli F. Dissociated wake-like and sleep-like electro-cortical activity during sleep. Neuroimage 58:612-9. I.F. 6.357
 
Valentini E., Ferrara M., Presaghi F., De Gennaro L., Curcio G. Republished review: Systematic review and meta-analysis of psychomotor effects of mobile phone electromagnetic fields. Postgrad Med J 67:708-716. I.F. 1.448

________________________________________________2010___________________________________________________

 

Journal of Sleep Research
Couyoumdjian A., Sdoia S., Tempesta D., Curcio G., Rastellini E., De Gennaro L., Ferrara M. The effects of sleep and sleep deprivation on task switching performance. Journal of Sleep Research 19:64-70. I.F. 3.347
 
 
Journal of Sleep Research
Marzano C., Ferrara M., Curcio G., De Gennaro L. The effects of sleep deprivation in humans: Topographical electroencephalographic changes in NREM versus REM sleep. Journal of Sleep Reserch 19:269268. I.F. 3.347
 
 
De Gennaro L., Marzano C., Moroni F., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Cipolli C. Recovery sleep after sleep deprivation almost completely abolish dream recall. Behavioral Brain Research 206: 293-298. I.F. 3.028
 
 
Tempesta D., Couyoumdjian A., Curcio G., Moroni F., Marzano C., De Gennaro L., Ferrara M. Lack of sleep affects emotion evaluation. Brain Research Bullettin 82:104-108. I.F. 2.718
 
 
Valentini E., Ferrara M., Presaghi F., De Gennaro L., Curcio G. Systematic review and meta-analysis of psychomotor effects of mobile phone electromagnetic fields: human health implications? Occupational and Enviromental Medicine 87(1031):643-51. I.F. 3.267

________________________________________________2009___________________________________________________

 

Siebner H.R., Bergmann T.O., Bestmann S., Massimini M., Johansen-Berg H., Mochizuki H., Bohning D.E., Boorman E.D., Groppa S., Minussi C., Pascual-Leone A., Huber R., Taylor P.C.J., Ilmoniemi R.J., De Gennaro L., Strafella A., Kähkönen S., Klöppel S., Frisoni G.B., George M.S., Hallett M., Brandt S.A., Rushworth M.F., Ziemann U., Rothwell J.C., Ward N., Cohen L.G., Baudewig J., Paus T., Ugawa Y., Rossini P.M. Consensus paper: Combining transcranial stimulation with neuroimaging. Brain Stimulation 2: 58-80. I.F. 4.399
 
 
Bertini M., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Curcio G., Moroni F., Vecchio F., Infarinato F., Rossini P.M., Babiloni C. Directional information flows between brain hemispheres across waking, non-REM and REM sleep states: An EEG study. Brain Research Bullettin 78: 270-275. I.F. 2.718
 
 
Curcio G., Ferrara M., Limongi T., Tempesta D., Di Sante G., De Gennaro L., Quaresima V., Ferrari M. Acute mobile phones exposure affects frontal cortex hemodynamics as evidenced by functional near-infrared spectroscopyJournal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism 29(5): 903-910. I.F. 5.407
 

Pellicciari M.C., Minussi C., Rossini P.M., De Gennaro L. Increased cortical plasticity in the elderly: changes in the somatosensory cortex after paired associative stimulation. Neuroscience 163: 266-276. I.F. 3.357

 
Pellicciari M.C., Veniero D., Marzano C., Moroni F., Pirulli C., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Minussi C., Rossini P.M., De Gennaro L. Heritability of intracortical inhibition and facilitation. Journal of Neuroscience 29: 8897-8900. I.F. 6.344

________________________________________________2008___________________________________________________

·       Curcio G., Valentini E., Moroni F., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Bertini M. Psychomotor performance is not influenced by brief repeated exposures to mobile phones. Bioelectromagnetics 29(3):237-241. I.F. 1.705

·       Romei V., De Gennaro L., Fratello F., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Pascual-Leone A., Bertini M. Interhemispheric transfer deficit in alexithymia: a Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation study. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics 77(3):175-181. I.F 9.196

·       Curcio G., Valentini E. Response to Comments of Balzano and Swicord on “Neurophysiological Effects of Mobile Phone Electromagnetic Fields on Humans: A Comprehensive Review”. Bioelectromagnetics 29(5):411. I.F. 1.705

·       Ferrara M., Iaria G., Tempesta D., Curcio G., Moroni F., Marzano C., De Gennaro L., Pacitti C. Sleep to find your way: The role of sleep in the consolidation of memory for navigation in humans. Hippocampus 18: 844-851. I.F. 4.162

·       De Gennaro L., Fratello F., Marzano C., Moroni F., Curcio G., Tempesta D., Pellicciari M.C., Pirulli C., Ferrara M., Rossini P.M. Cortical plasticity induced by Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation during wakefulness affects electroencephalogram activity during sleep. PLoS ONE 3(6): e2483. I.F. 3.234

·       Moroni F., Nobili L., Curcio G., De Carli F., Tempesta D., Marzano C., De Gennaro L., Mai R., Francione S., Lo Russo G., Ferrara M. Procedural learning and sleep hippocampal low frequencies in humans. Neuroimage. 42(2): 911-918. I.F. 6.357

·       Bertini M., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Curcio G., Moroni F., Vecchio F., Infarinato F., Rossini P.M., Babiloni C. Directional information flows between brain hemispheres across waking, non-REM and REM sleep states: an EEG study. Brain Research Bullettin 78(6): 270-275. I.F. 2.718

·       Capozzi F., Casini M.P., De Gennaro L., Nicolais G.P., Solano L. Psychiatric comorbidity in learning disorder: Analysis of family variables. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 39: 101-110. I.F. 1.930

·       Tecchio F., Zappasoldi F., Pasqualetti P., De Gennaro L., Pellicciari M.C., Ercolani M., Rossini P.M. Age dependence of primary motor cortex plasticity induced by Paired Associative Stimulation. Clinical Neurophysiology 119: 675-682. I.F. 0.195

·       De Gennaro L., Marzano C., Fratello F., Moroni F., Pellicciari M.C., Ferlazzo F., Costa S., Couyoumdjian A., Curcio G., Sforza E., Malafosse A., Finelli L., Pasqualetti P., Ferrara M., Bertini M., Rossini P.M. The EEG fingerprint of sleep is genetically determined: A twin study. Annals of Neurology 64(4) 455-460. I.F. 9.977

·       De Gennaro L. Neurobiology wakes up for research on sleep disorders: An integration of basic and clinical research. Current Pharmaceutical Design 14: 3384-3385. I.F 3.452

·       Marzano C., Ferrara M., Sforza E., De Gennaro L. Quantitative EEG and sleep disorders: a new window on pathophysiological mechanisms. Current Pharmaceutical Design 14: 3446-3455. I.F 3.452

________________________________________________2007___________________________________________________

·       Bertini M., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Curcio G., Moroni F., Vecchio F., De Gasperis M., Rossini P.M., Babiloni C. Directional information flows between brain hemispheres during pre-sleep wake and early sleep stages. Cerebral Cortex 17(8):1970-1978. I.F. 8.665

·       Vecchio F., Babiloni C., Ferreri F., Curcio G., Fini R., Del Percio C., Rossini P.M. Mobile phone emission modulates interhemispheric functional coupling of EEG alpha rhythms. European Journal of Neuroscience, 25(6):1908-1913. I.F. 3.181

·       Moroni F., Nobili L., Curcio G., De Carli F., Fratello F., Marzano C., De Gennaro L., Ferrillo F., Cossu M., Francione S., Lo Russo G., Bertini M., Ferrara M. Sleep in the human hippocampus: a stereo-EEG study. PLoS ONE 2(9): e867. I.F. 3.234

·       Marzano C., Fratello F, Moroni F., Pellicciari M.C., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Ferlazzo F., De Gennaro L. Slow eye movements and subjective estimates of sleepiness predict EEG power changes during sleep deprivation. Sleep. 30(5): 610-616. I.F. 4.591

·       Valentini E., Curcio G., Moroni F, Ferrara M, De Gennaro L, Bertini M. Neurophysiological effects of mobile phone electromagnetic fields on humans: a comprehensive review. Bioelectromagnetics 28(6):415-32. I.F. 1.705

·       De Gennaro L., Marzano C., Veniero D., Moroni F., Fratello F., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Ferlazzo F., Novelli L., Pellicciari M.C., Bertini M., Rossini P.M. Neurophysiological correlates of sleepiness: a combined TMS and EEG study. Neuroimage 36(4):1277-87. I.F. 6.357

________________________________________________2006___________________________________________________

·       Ferrara M., Curcio G., Fratello F., Moroni F., Marzano C., Pellicciari M.C., De Gennaro L. The electroencephalographic substratum of the awakening. Behavioural Brain Research, 167: 237-244. I.F. 3.028

·       Curcio G., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L. Sleep loss, learning capacity and academic performance. (Invited review). Sleep Medicine Review, 10(5): 323-337. I.F. 3.154

·       Ferreri F., Curcio G., Pasqualetti P., De Gennaro L., Fini R., Rossini P.M. Mobile phone emissions and human brain excitability. Annals of Neurology, 60(2): 188-196. I.F. 9.977

·       Fratello F., Veniero D., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Marzano C., Moroni F., Pellicciari M.C., Bertini M., Rossini P.M., De Gennaro L. Modulation of corticospinal excitability by paired associative stimulation: reproducibility of effects and intraindividual reliability. Clinical Neurophysiology, 117(12): 2667-74. I.F. 3.097

·       Ferrara M., Iaria G., De Gennaro L., Guariglia C., Curcio G., Tempesta D., Bertini M. The role of sleep in the consolidation of route learning in humans: a behavioural study. Brain Research Bullettin, 71(1-3): 4-9. I.F. 2.718

________________________________________________2005___________________________________________________

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Vecchio F., Curcio G., Bertini M. An electroencephalographic fingerprint of human sleep. Neuroimage, 26(1): 114-122. I.F. 6.357

·       De Gennaro L., Vecchio F., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Rossini P.M., Babiloni C. Antero-posterior functional coupling at sleep onset: changes as a function of increased sleep pressure. Brain Research Bulletin, 65(2): 133-140. I.F. 2.718

·       Curcio G., Ferrara M., Moroni, F., D’Inzeo G., Bertini M., De Gennaro L. Is the brain influenced by a phone call? An EEG study of resting wakefulness. Neuroscience Research, 53(3): 265-270. I.F. 1.937

·       Fratello F., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Marzano C., Couyoumdjian A., Petrillo G., Bertini M., De Gennaro L. Can an inert sleeping pill affect sleep? Effects on polysomnographic, behavioral and subjective measures. Psychopharmacology (Berl), 181(4): 761-770. I.F. 3.875

________________________________________________2004___________________________________________________

·       De Gennaro L., Bertini M., Pauri F., Cristiani R., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Rossini P.M. Callosal effects of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS): the influence of gender and stimulus parameters. Neuroscience Research; 48(2): 129-137. I.F. 1.937

·       Curcio G., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Cristiani R., D’Inzeo G., Bertini M. Time-course of electromagnetic field effects on human performance and tympanic temperature. NeuroReport, 15(1): 161-164. I.F. 1.520

·       De Gennaro L., Martina M., Curcio G., Ferrara M. The relationship between alexithymia, depression and sleep complaints. Psychiatry Research, 128: 253-258. I.F. 2.470

·       De Gennaro L., Bertini M., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Cristiani R., Romei V., Fratello F., Pauri F., Rossini P.M. Intracortical inhibition and facilitation upon awakening from different sleep stages: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study. European Journal of Neuroscience, 19: 3099-3104. I.F. 3.181

·       Curcio G., Ferrara M., Piergianni A., Fratello F., De Gennaro L. Paradoxes of the first-night effect: a quantitative analysis of antero-posterior EEG topography. Clinical Neurophysiology, 115(5): 1178-1188. I.F. 3.097

·       Bertini M., De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Romei V., Fratello F., Cristiani R., Pauri F., Rossini P.M. Reduction of transcallosal inhibition upon awakening from REM sleep in humans as assessed by transcranial magnetic stimulation. Sleep; 27(5): 875-882. I.F. 4.591

·       De Gennaro L., Cristiani R., Bertini M., Curcio G., Ferrara M., Fratello F., Romei V., Rossini P.M. Handedness is mainly associated with an asymmetry of corticospinal excitability and not of transcallosal inhibition. Clinical Neurophysiology,115(6): 1305-1312. I.F. 3.097

·       Bertini M., Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Curcio G., Fratello F., Romei V., Pauri F., Rossini P.M. Corticospinal excitability and sleep: a motor threshold assessment by transcranial magnetic stimulation after awakenings from REM and NREM sleep. Journal of Sleep Research, 13(1): 31-36. I.F 3.347

·       De Gennaro L., Vecchio F., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Rossini P.M., Babiloni C. Changes in fronto-posterior functional coupling at sleep onset in humans. Journal of Sleep Research; 13(3): 209-217. I.F 3.347

________________________________________________2003___________________________________________________

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Cristiani R., Curcio G., Martiradonna V., Bertini M. Alexithymia and dream recall upon spontaneous morning awakening. Psychosomatic Medicine; 65: 301-306. I.F. 3.473

·       Farrace S., Ferrara M., De Angelis C., Trezza R., Cenni P., Peri A., Casagrande M., De Gennaro L., Reduced sympathetic outflow and adrenal secretory activity during a 40-days stay in the Antarctic. International Journal of Psychophysiology; 49(1): 17-27. I.F. 2.882

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Bertini M., Pauri F., Cristiani R., Curcio G., Romei V., Fratello F., Rossini P.M. Reproducibility of callosal effects of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) with interhemispheric paired pulses. Neuroscience Research; 46(2): 219-227. I.F. 1.937

·       Curcio G., Ferrara M., Pellicciari M.C., Cristiani R., De Gennaro L. Effect of total sleep deprivation on the landmarks of stage 2 sleep. Clinical Neurophysiology; 114(12): 2279-2285. I.F. 3.097

________________________________________________2002___________________________________________________

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Spadini V., Curcio G., Cristiani R., Bertini M. The cyclic alternating pattern decreases as a consequence of total sleep deprivation and correlates with EEG arousals. Neuropsychobiology 45 (2): 95-98. I.F. 2.261

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Cristiani R., Bertini M. Cortical EEG topography of REM onset: the posterior dominance of middle and high frequencies. Clinical Neurophysiology, 113 (4): 561-570. I.F. 3.097

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Curcio G., Cristiani R., Corvasce C., Bertini M. Regional differences of the human sleep electroencephalogram in response to selective slow-wave sleep deprivation. Cerebral Cortex, 12 (7): 737-748. I.F 8.665

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Ferlazzo F., Curcio G., Cristiani R., Bertini M. Topographical changes in N1-P2 amplitude upon awakening from recovery sleep after slow-wave sleep deprivation. Clinical Neurophysiology, 113 (8): 1183-1190. I.F. 3.097

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Curcio G., Cristiani R., Bertini M. Regional differences of the temporal EEG dynamics during the first 30 min of human sleep. Neuroscience Research, 44 (1): 83-89. I.F. 1.937

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Curcio G., Cristiani R., Bertini M. Interhemispheric asymmetry of human sleep EEG in response to selective slow-wave sleep deprivation. Behavioral Neuroscience, 116 (6): 976-981. I.F. 2.728

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Cristiani R., Lombardo C., Bertini M. Are polysomnographic measures of sleep correlated to alexithymia? A study on laboratory-adapted sleepers. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 53 (6): 1091-1095. I.F. 2.736

________________________________________________2001___________________________________________________

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L. How much sleep do we need? Sleep Medicine Review 5: 155-179. I.F. 8.513

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Bertini M. EEG arousals in normal sleep: variations induced by total and selective slow-wave sleep deprivation. Sleep 24 (6): 673-679. I.F. 4.591

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Bertini M. Performance on a letter cancellation task (LCT) during 40 hours of prolonged wakefulness: measures of speed and accuracy. Physiology and Behavior 74 (1-2): 197-204. I.F. 2.976

·       Curcio G., Casagrande M., Bertini M. Sleepiness: evaluating and quantifying methods. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 41 (3): 251-263. I.F 2.882

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Ferlazzo F., Curcio G., Barattucci M., Bertini M. Auditory evoked responses upon awakening from sleep. Neuroscience Letters 310 (2-3): 145-148. I.F. 2.030

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Cristiani R. Antero-posterior EEG changes during the wakefulness-sleep transition. Clinical Neurophysiology 112 (10): 1901-1911. I.F. 3.097

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Bertini M. The boundary between wakefulness and sleep: Quantitative electroencephalographic changes during the sleep onset period. Neuroscience 107 (1): 1-11. I.F. 3.357

________________________________________________2000__________________________________________________

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Bertini Time course of sleep inertia upon awakening from nighttime sleep with different sleep homeostasis conditions. Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine 71 (3): 225-229. I.F. 0.875

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M. Sleep deprivation and phasic activity of REM sleep: a dissociation between rapid eye movements and middle-ear muscle activity. Sleep 23 (1): 81-85. I.F. 4.591

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L. Casagrande M., Bertini M. Selective slow-wave sleep deprivation and time-of-night effects on cognitive performance upon awakening. Psychophysiology 37: 440-446. I.F. 2.986

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Urbani L. Bertini M. A complementary relationship between wake and REM sleep in the auditory system. Experimental Brain Research 130 (1): 105-112. I.F. 2.036

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M. The effect of a presleep optokinetic stimulation on rapid eye movements during REM sleep. Physiology and Behavior 69 (4-5): 471-475. I.F. 2.976

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Bertini M. The relationship between rapid eye movements frequency and slow-wave sleep rebound. Journal of Sleep Research 9 (2): 155-159. I.F 3.347

·       Morelli G., De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Dondero F., Lenzi A., Lombardo F., Gandini L. Psychosocial factors and male seminal parameters. Biological Psychology 53: 1-11. I.F. 3.403

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L. The sleep inertia phenomenon during the sleep-wake transition: theoretical and operational issues. Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine 71: 843-848. I.F. 0.875

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Bertini M. Effect of slow-wave sleep deprivation on topographical distribution of spindles. Behavioral Brain Research 116: 55-59. I.F. 3.028

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Bertini M. Topographical distribution of spindles: variations between and within NREM sleep cycles. Sleep Research Online 3: 155-160.

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Bertini M. Muscle twitch activity during REM sleep: effect of sleep deprivation and relation with rapid eye movement activity. Psychobiology 37: 440-446.

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Bertini M. Voluntary oculomotor performance upon awakening after total sleep deprivation. Sleep 23: 801-811. I.F. 4.591

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Urbani L., Bertini M. Oculomotor impairment after one night of total sleep deprivation: a dissociation between measures of speed and accuracy. Clinical Neurophysiology 111: 1771-1778. I.F. 3.097

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Bertini M. The spontaneous K-complex during stage 2 sleep: is it the "forerunner" of delta waves? Neuroscience Letters 291: 41-43. I.F. 2.030

·       De Gennaro L., Ferrara M., Ferlazzo F., Bertini M. Slow eye movements and EEG power spectra during wake-sleep transition. Clinical Neurophysiology 111: 3007-3015. I.F. 3.097

________________________________________________1999___________________________________________________

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Bertini M. Selective slow-wave sleep (SWS) deprivation and SWS rebound: do we need a fixed SWS amount per night? Sleep Research Online 2(1): 15-19.

·       Casagrande M., Ferrara M., Curcio G., Porcù S. Assessing night-time vigilance through a 3-Letter Cancellation Task (3-LCT): effects of a daytime sleep with temazepam or placebo. Physiology and Behavior, 68 (1-2): 251-256. I.F. 3.097

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Bertini Slow-wave sleep (SWS) deprivation and time-of-night effects on behavioral performance upon awakening. Physiology and Behavior 68(1-2): 55-61. I.F. 3.097

·       Ferrara M., De Gennaro L., Casagrande M., Bertini M. Auditory arousal thresholds after selective slow-wave sleep deprivation. Clinical Neurophysiology 110 (12): 2148-2152. I.F. 3.097

________________________________________________1998___________________________________________________

·       Porcù S., Bellatreccia A., Ferrara M., Casagrande M. Sleepiness, alertness and performance during a laboratory simulation of an acute shift of the wake-sleep cycle. Ergonomics: 41 (8): 1192-1202. I.F. 1.556

·       Porcù S., Ferrara M., Urbani L., Bellatreccia A., Casagrande M. Smooth pursuit and saccadic eye movements as possible indicators of nighttime sleepiness. Physiology and Behavior, 65 (3): 437-443. I.F. 3.097

·       Porcù S., Casagrande M., Ferrara M., Bellatreccia A. Sleep and alertness during alternating monophasic and polyphasic rest-activity cycles. International Journal of Neuroscience, 95: 43-50. I.F. 1.521

________________________________________________1997___________________________________________________

·       Casagrande M. , De Gennaro L., Violani C., Braibanti P., Bertini M. A finger tapping task and a reaction time task as behavioral measures of the transition from wakefulness to sleep: which task interferes less with the sleep onset process? Sleep 20 (4): 301-312. I.F. 4.591

·       Devoto A., Violani C., Mastracci P., Bertini M. Effects of different sleep duration on delta sleep in recovery nights. Psychophysiology, 34 (2): 227-234. I.F. 2.986

·       Casagrande M., Violani C., Curcio G., Bertini M. Assessing vigilance through a brief pencil Letter Cancellation Task (LCT): effects of one night of sleep deprivation and of the time of day. Ergonomics. 40: 613-630. I.F. 1.556

·       Porcù S., Bellatreccia A., Ferrara M., Casagrande M. Acutely shifting the wake-sleep cycle: night-time sleepiness after diurnal administration of temazepam or placebo. Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine, 68 (8): 688-694. I.F. 0.875

·       Porcù S., Bellatreccia A., Ferrara M., Casagrande M. Performance, ability to stay awake and tendency to fall asleep during the night after a diurnal sleep with temazepam or placebo. Sleep 20 (7): 535-541. I.F. 4.591