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 Peer reviewed papers



  1. Borne, A., Lemaitre, C., Bulteau, C., Baciu, M. & Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2024)  Unveiling the Cognitive Network Organization Through Cognitive Performance. Scientific Reports (14) : 11645.

  2. Borne, A., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Ferrand-Sorbets, S., Multeau, C. & Baciu, M (2024) Insights on Cognitive Reorganization after Hemispherectomy in Rasmussen’s Encephalitis. A Narrative Review. Reviews in the Neurosciences.

  3. Combrisson, E.,  Di Rienzo, F., Saive1, A-L, Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Soto, J LP., Kahane, P., Lachaux, J-P., Guillot, A., Jerbi K. (2024) Human intracranial local field potentials in motor  and non-motor brain areas encode the direction of  upcoming movements. Commun Biol

  4. Bouvet, L.,  Gillet-Perret, E., Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2024, preprint) Profils verbal et non verbal dans le Trouble Développemental du Langage et le Trouble du Spectre de l’Autisme. Apports pour le diagnostic différentiel. 2024. ⟨hal-04445401⟩

  5. Borderie, A., Caclin, A.,  Lachaux, J-P,  Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Hoyer, R.S., Kahane, P.,  Catenoix,H., Tillmann, B.,  Albouy P. (2024) Cross-frequency coupling in cortico-hippocampal networks supports the maintenance of sequential auditory information in short-term memory. PLOS BIology.


  1. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Zoubrinetzky, R., Faure, L., Vaidie, A., Nguyen-More, M-A., Guinet, E., & Gillet-Perret, E. (2023, November 17). COMPRENDRE PROTOCOL: A Computerized Protocol for Assessing Oral Language Comprehension and Executive Functions in French-Speaking Children Aged 5-8.

  2. Domic-Siede, M.; Guzmán-González, M.; Burgos, J. ; Carvallo, C.; Fredes-Valenzuela, C.; Suazo, J.; Véliz-García, O.; Calderón, C.; Sánchez-Corzo, A.; Perrone-Bertolotti, M.; Marín-Medina, J. (2023) Emotion Regulation Strategies and the two-Dimensional Model of Adult Attachment. Front. Behav. Neurosci. Volume 17 - 2023

  3. Domic-Siede, M., Irani, M., Valdés, J., Rodríguez; M., Follet, B., Perrone-Bertolotti, M. & Ossandón, T. (2023) A Novel Visuospatial Planning Task Coupled to Eye-tracker and Electroencephalogram Systems. JoVE. doi.10.3791/64622

  4. Bayram, M.; Palluel-Germain, R.; Lebon, F.; Durand, E.; Harquel, S. & Perrone-Bertolotti, M (2023) Motor Imagery Training to Improve Language Processing: What are the Arguments? Front. Hum. Neurosci. - Motor Neuroscience.


  1. Borne, A., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Jambaqué I., Castaignede, C., Dorfmüller, G., Ferrand-Sorbets, S., Baciu, M., Bulteau, C. (2022). Cognitive outcome after left functional hemispherectomy on dominant hemisphere in patients with Rasmussen encephalitis: beyond the myth of aphasia. Patient series. Journal of Neurosurgery: Case Lessons, Volume 4 (2022): Issue 22 (Nov 2022).

  2. Domic-Siede, M.; Irani, M.; Ramos-Henderson, M.; Calderón, C.; Ossandón, T & Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2022) La planificación cognitiva en el contexto de la evaluación neuropsicológica e investigación en neurociencia cognitiva: una revisión sistemática. Terapia Psicológica 10.4067/S0718-48082022000300367

  3. Roger, E., Rodrigues De Almeida, L., Loevenbruck, H., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Cousin, E., Schwartz, Jl., Perrier, P., Dohen, M., Vilain, A., Baraduc, P., Diard, J., Achard, S. & Baciu, M. (2022). InLang: Unraveling the functional attributes of the language connectome. NeuroImage.

  4. Jaroszynski, C., Amorim-Leite, R., Deman, P., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Chabert, F., Job-Chapron, A. S., Minotti, L., Hoffmann, D.,  David, O., & Kahane, P. (2022) Brain mapping of auditory hallucinations and illusions induced by Direct Intracortical Electrical stimulation. Brain Stimulation.

  5. Bonnet, C*., Bayram, M*., El Bouzaïdi Tiali, S., Lebon, F., Harquel, S., Palluel-Germain, R* & Perrone-Bertolott, M*. (2022)  Kinesthetic Motor-Imagery Training Improves Performance on Lexical-Semantic Access. PLOS ONE.

  6. Nalborczyk, L., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Baeyens, C., Grandchamp, R., Spinelli, E., Koster, E. H. W., & Lœvenbruck, H. (2022) Articulatory Suppression Effects on Induced Rumination. Collabra: Psychology, 8(1), 31051.


  1. El Bouzaïdi Tiali, S., Meunier, F., Spinelli, E., Gonthier, C., Palluel-Germain, R., Vidal, J., & Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2021, October 20). Lexical ambiguity processing during speech-in-speech situation and cognitive control implication. Retrieved from / submitted to Language

  2. El Bouzaïdi Tiali, S., & Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2021, September 27). A lifespan perspective of cognitive control involvement during language comprehension. Retrieved from, 

  3. El Bouzaïdi Tiali S, Spinelli E, Meunier F, Palluel-Germain R, Perrone-Bertolotti M (2021) Influence of homophone processing during auditory language comprehension on executive control processes: A dual-task paradigm. PLOS ONE 16(7): e0254237.

  4. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Borne, A., Meunier, L., El Bouzaïdi Tiali, S., Bulteau, C., & Baciu, M. (2021, June 18). Computerized LEXTOMM Battery (Language, EXecutive functions, Theory Of Mind, episodic Memory).

  5. Baciu, M., Banjac, S., Roger, E., Haldin, C., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Lœvenbruck, H., & Démonet, J. F. (2021). Strategies and cognitive reserve to preserve lexical production in aging. GeroScience, 1-41.

  6. Nalborczyk, L.*, Banjac, S.*, Baeyens, C., Grandchamp, R. , Koster, E., Perrone-Bertolotti, M. & Lœvenbruck, H (2021) Dissociating facial electromyographic correlates of visual and verbal induced rumination. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 159C, 23-36. 


  1. Marcos Domic-Siede; Martín Irani; Joaquín Valdés; Marcela Perrone-Bertolotti* & Tomás Ossandón* (2020) Frontal midline theta reflects cognitive control during planning. Neuroimage

  2. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Alexandre, S., Job, A-S, De Palma, L., Brutti-Mairesse, M-P, Hoffmann, D., Minotti, L., Kahane, P. & David, O. (2020) Probabilistic mapping of language networks from high frequency activity induced by direct electrical stimulation. Human Brain Mapping.

  3. Burnel, M., Durrleman,S., Reboul, A.,  Carré, A.,  Baciu, M. & Perrone-Bertolotti, M (2020) Theory of mind during childhood: investigating syntactic and executive contributions. Social Development.

  4. Banjac, S. , Roger, E.,  Cousin, E.,  Perrone-Bertolotti, M.,  Haldin, C.,  Pichat, C.,  Lamalle, L., Minotti, L.,  Kahane, P.,  & Baciu, M. (2020)  Interactive mapping of language and memory with the GE2REC protocol​. Brain Imaging and Behavior; 

  5. Nalborczyk, L.;  Grandchamp, R.; Koster, E. Perrone-Bertolotti, M & Loevenbruck, L (2020) Can we decode phonetic features in inner speech using surface electromyography? PlosOne.

  6. Cuisenier, P., Testud, B., Minotti, L., El Bouzaïdi Tiali, S.,  Martineau, L., Job, A-S., Trebuchon, A., Deman, P., Bhattacharjee, M. Hoffmann, D., Lachaux, J-P., Baciu, M., Kahane, P. & Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2020) Relationship between Direct Cortical Stimulation and induced High Frequency Activity for language mapping during Stereo-EEG recording, Journal of Neurosurgery. DOI: 10.3171/2020.2.JNS192751

  7. Billeke, P., Ossandon, T., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Kahane, P., Bastin, J., Lachaux, J-P. and Fuentealba, P. (2020) Human anterior insula encodes performance feedback and relays prediction error to the medial prefrontal cortex. Cerebral Cortex.

  8. Perrone-Bertolotti, M,  El Buzaidi Tiali, S., Croize, AC, Petton, M., Vidal,JR, Deman, P., Rheims,S., Minotti, L., Bhattacharjee, M., Baciu,M., Kahane, P. and  Lachaux, JP (2020) A real-time marker of object-based attention in the human brain. A possible component of a “gate-keeping mechanism” performing late attentional selection in the Ventro-Lateral Prefrontal Cortex. Neuroimage

  9. Kuzovkin, I., Vidal, J.R., Perrone-Bertolotti, M. et al. Identifying task-relevant spectral signatures of perceptual categorization in the human cortex. Sci Rep 10, 7870 (2020). 

  10. El Bouzaïdi Tiali, S., Spinelli, E., Meunier, F., Palluel-Germain, R., & Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2020, December 17). Influence of ambiguity resolution during auditory language comprehension on executive control processes: a dual-task paradigm. PsyArXiv.


  1. Grandchamp, R., Rapin, L., Perrone-Bertolotti,M., Pichat, C., Haldin, C., Cousin, E., Lachaux,J-P,  Dohen, M., Perrier,P.,  Garnier, M.,  Baciu, M., Loevenbruck, H. (2019) The ConDialInt Model: Condensation, dialogality and intentionality dimensions of inner speech within a hierarchical predictive control framework . Frontiers in Psychology, section Cognitive Science.  doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.0201

  2. Petton, M., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Mac-Auliffe, D., Bertrand, O., Aguera, P. E., Sipp, F., ... & Lachaux, J. P. (2019). BLAST: A short computerized test to measure the ability to stay on task. Normative behavioral data and detailed cortical dynamics. Neuropsychologia, 134, 107151. 

  3. Thieux, M.,Jung, J., Bouet,R.,  Gerard, D., Bauer,P. R., Bertrand,O., Perrone-Bertolotti, M.,  Arzimanoglou, A., Kahane, P. , Lachaux, J-P De Bellescize, J. and Herbillon, V. (2019 ) BLAST paradigm: a new test to assess brief attentional fluctuations in children with epilepsy, ADHD and normal developing children. Epilepsy & Behavior. (

  4. Roger, E., Pichat, C., Renard, F., Cousin, E., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Hot, P., Minotti, L., Job, AS., Kahane, P., Trebuchon, A., Krainik, A. & Baciu, M. (2019). Multimodal assessment of language and memory reorganization: a proof of concept in two patients with drug-resistant temporal lobe epilepsy.  Epileptic Disorders.


  1. Herbillon,H.,  De Bellescize, J., Gerard, D., Thieux, M.,,  Bouet, R., Jung,J.,  Perrone-Bertolotti, M.,  Uginet,C., Arzimanoglou, A., Kahane P. & Lachaux, J-P. (2018). Troubles de l’attention et impact des anomalies électroencéphalographiques paroxystiques intercritiques dans les épilepsies de l’enfant : présentation d’un nouveau test d’attention soutenue synchronisé à l’EEG. A.N.A.E. 157; 001-008 ;

  2. Burnel, M., Perrone-Bertolotti M., Reboul, A., Baciu, M. & Durrleman, S. (2018). Reducing the language content in ToM tests: a developmental scale, Developmental Psychology, Nov 20. doi: 10.1037/dev0000429.

  3. Roger, E., Petit, L., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Job, AS., Minotti, L., Kahane, P. & Baciu, M. (2018). The link between structural connectivity and neurocognition illustrated by focal epilepsy. Epileptic Disorders . 10.1684/epd.2018.0958. 


  1. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Tassin, M. & Meunier, F.  (2017) Speech-in-speech perception and executive function involvement. PlosOne. Jul 14;12(7):e0180084. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0180084. 

  2. Billeke, P.; Ossandon, T., Stockle, M., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Kahane, P., Lachaux, J-P. and Fuentealba P. (2017) Brain state-dependent recruitment of high-frequency oscillations in the human hippocampus. Cortex, 94, 87-99

  3. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Kauffmann, Pichat, C., Vidal, J.R., Baciu, M.  (2017) Ventral and dorsal stream modulation by phonological and semantic processing during visual word recognition. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 11, 325.

  4. Nalborczyk, L., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Baeyens, C., Grandchamp, R., Polosan, M., Spinelli, E., Koster, E., & Lœvenbruck, H. (accepted). Orofacial electromyographic correlates of induced verbal rumination. Biological Psychology. 30;127:53-63. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2017.04.013

  5. Burnel, M., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Durrleman, S., Reboul, A., Baciu, M. (2017). Role of two embedded syntaxes for belief attribution in adults with or without Asperger syndrome. Frontiers in Psychology. May 12;8:743. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00743

  6. Lœvenbruck H., Nalborczyk L., Perrone-Bertolotti M., Baeyens C., Grandchamp R. (in press). Un cas d’incarnation linguistique : implication du système moteur orofacial dans les ruminations mentales. Recherches sur la philosophie et le langage, Numéro spécial « Cognition Incarnée ».

  7. Torlay, L., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Thomas, E., Baciu, M. (2017). Machine Learning XGBoost Analysis of language networks to classify patients with epilepsy. Brain Informatics. doi.10.10007/s40708-017-0065-7. 

  8. Combrisson, E., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Soto, JP; Alamian, G.,  Kahane, P., Lachaux, JP.,  Guillot, A.,  Jerbi, K. (2017) From intentions to actions: Neural oscillations encode motor processes through phase, amplitude and phase-amplitude coupling. NeuroImage, 147, 473-487.


  1. Tzourio-Mazoyer, N., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Jobard, G., Mazoyer, B., & Baciu, M. (2017). Multi-factorial modulation of hemispheric specialization and plasticity for language in healthy and pathological conditions: A review. Cortex, 86, 314-339. doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2016.05.013.

  2. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Cerles,M., Ramdeen, K.T., Boudiaf, N., Pichat, C., Hot, P. & Baciu, M. (2016) The self-pleasantness judgment modulates the encoding performance and the Default Mode Network activity. Frontiers Human Neuroscience, 10:121.doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00121

  3. Bastin, J., Deman, P., David, O., Gueguen, M., Benis, D., Minotti, L., Hoffman , D., Combrisson, E., Kujala, J., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Kahane, P., Lachaux, JP & Jerbi, K. Direct Recordings from Human Anterior Insula Reveal its Leading Role within the Error-Monitoring Network. 20116, Cerebral Cortex.

  4. Baciu, M., Boudiaf, N., Cousin, E., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Pichat, C., Fournet, N., Chainay, H., Lamalle & Krainik, A. (2016). Functional MRI evidence for the decline of word retrieval and generation during normal aging. Age, Journal of the American Aging Association, Feb; 38(1): 3. doi: 10.1007/s11357-015-9857-y. Epub 2015. 



  1. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Girard, C., Cousin, E., Vidal, J. R., Pichat, C., Kahane, P., & Baciu, M. (2015). NEREC, an effective brain mapping protocol for combined language and long-term memory functions. Epilepsy & Behavior, 53, 140-148.

  2. Baciu, M. & Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2015) What do patients with epilepsy tell us about language dynamics? Reviews in the Neurosciences,  26(1) 1-19.

  3. Vidal, JR., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Kahane, P. &  Lachaux, JP. (2015) Intracranial spectral amplitude dynamics of perceptual suppression in fronto-insular, occipito-temporal, and primary visual cortex. Frontiers in Psychology. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.0154


  1. Mosca, C., Zoubrinetzky, R., Baciu, M., Aguilar, L., Minotti, L., Kahane, P., Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2014) Rehabilitation of verbal memory by means of preserved non-verbal memory abilities after epileptic surgery. Epilepsy & Behavior Case Reports, 2: 167–173.

  2. Müsch, K., Hamamé, C.M., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Minotti, L., Kahane, P., Engel, A.K., Lachaux, J-P, Schneider, T.R. (2014) Selective attention modulates high-frequency activity in the face-processing network. Cortex, 60:34-51.

  3. Vidal, J.R., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Jerbi, K, Levy, J., de Palma, L., Minotti, L., Kahane, P., Bertrand, O., Lutz, A., & Lachaux, J-P. (2014) Disentangling the Effects of Top-Down Sensory Predictions on Conscious and Unconscious Word Processing in the Ventral Occipito-Temporal Cortex. NeuroImage, 95:129-35.

  4. Hamamé, C.M., Vidal, J.R., Perrone-Bertolotti, M.,  Ossandon, T., Jerbi, K., Kahane, P., Bertrand, B., and Lachaux, J-P. (2014) Functional selectivity in the human occipitotemporal cortex during natural vision: evidence from combined intracranial EEG and eye-tracking. NeuroImage, 95:  276–286.

  5. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Rapin, L., Lachaux, J-P., Baciu, M.,  Loevenbruck, H. (2014)  What is that little voice inside my head? Inner speech phenomenology, its role in cognitive performance, and its relation to self-monitoring. Behavioural Brain Research,  261: 220–239.

  6. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Vidal, J.R., de Palma, L., Hamamé, C.M., Ossandon, T., Kahane, P., Minotti, L., Bertrand, O., & Lachaux, J-P. (2014). Turning visual shapes into sounds: early stages of reading acquisition revealed in the ventral occipitotemporal cortex. NeuroImage, 90: 298-307.



  1. Baciu, M., Perrone-Bertolotti, M. & Tzourio-Mazoyer, N. (2013). Langage et spécialisation hémisphérique. La Lettre des Neurosciences, 45: 16-19.

  2. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Dohen, M., Loevenbruck, H., Sato, M., Pichat, C., Baciu, M. (2013). Neural correlates of the perception of prosodic focus in French. An fMRI study. Human Brain Mapping, 34: 2574–2591.

  3. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Lemonnier, S., & Baciu, M. (2013) Behavioral evidence for inter-hemispheric cooperation during a lexical decision task: a divided visual field experiment. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 7: 316.

  4. Bastin, J., Vidal, J.R., Bouvier, S., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Benis, D., Kahane, P., David, O., Lachaux, JP & Epstein, R. (2013) Temporal components in the parahippocampal place area revealed by human intracerebral recordings.  The Journal of Neuroscience. 33(24): 10123-10131.

  5. Vercueil, L. & Perrone-Bertolotti, M. (2013) Short case Report: Ictal inner speech jargon. Epilepsy & Behavior, 27(2): 307-309.

  6. Hamamé, C.M, Szwed, M., Sharman, M., Vidal J.R., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Kahane, P., Bertrand, O., Lachaux, J.P. (2013). Dejerines' reading area revisited with intracranial-EEG: selective responses to letter-strings. Neurology, 80: 602.

  7. Perrone-Bertolotti M., Lemonier, S., Bonniot, C. & Baciu, M. (2013) Hemisphere specialization and inter-hemispheric cooperation during a phonological task. Effect of  Lexicality as assessed by the Divided Visual Field approach. Laterality: Asymmetries of Body, Brain and Cognition, 18(2): 216-30.



  1. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Kujala, J.,  Vidal J. R., Hamame C. M., Ossandon T., Bertrand O., Minotti L., Kahane P., Jerbi K., and Lachaux J. P. (2012) How silent is silent reading? Intracerebral evidence for top-down activation of temporal voice areas during reading. The Journal of Neuroscience, 32(49): 17554-17562. 

  2. Yvert, G., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Baciu, M. & Olivier D. (2012) Dynamic causal modeling of spatiotemporal integration of phonological and semantic processes: An electroencephalographic study. The Journal of neuroscience, 32(12):4297– 4306 •.

  3. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Zoubrinetzky, R., Yvert, G., Le Bas, JF., Baciu, M. (2012) Functional MRI and neuropsychological evidence for language plasticity, before and after surgery in a patient with left temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsy & Behavior, 23(1): 81-86.



  1. Juphard, A., Vidal, J., Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Minotti, L., Kahane, P., Lachaux, JP. & Baciu, M. (2011). Direct evidence for two different neural mechanisms for reading familiar and unfamiliar words: an intra-cerebral EEG study. Front. Hum. Neurosci, 5:101.

  2. Perrone-Bertolotti, M., Yvert, G. & Baciu, M. (2011). Evaluation de la réorganisation cérébrale du langage chez les patients épileptiques. Apport de la psychologie cognitive. Les Cahiers d'Epilepsies, novembre 2011, p. 9-14.

  3. Perrone-Bertolotti M., Pichat, C., Baciu, A., Le Bas, JF, Baciu, M. (2011) Functional MRI evidence for modulation of the cerebral activity by grapheme-to phoneme regularity and gender in French, Journal of Neurolinguistics, 24(4): 507-520.

  4. Polosan, M., Baciu, M., Cousin, E., Perrone, M., Pichat, C., Segebarth, C. & Bougerol, T. (2011). An fMRI study of the social competition in healthy subject. Brain and Cognition. 77(3): 401-411


  1. Perrone, M., Cousin, E., Baciu, A. & Baciu, M. (2009). Modulation de la spécialisation hémisphérique du langage par le degré de transparence grapho-phonémique et le sexe. Etude comportementale en champ visuel divisé. Revue de Neurosychologie, 4(1) : 288-98.

  2. Cousin, E., Perrone, M., Baciu, M. (2009). Hemispheric specialization for phoneme detection according to phoneme transparency and gender. A divided visual field experiment in healthy subjects. Brain and  Cognition 69(3) :465-71.


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