Assays & Tools

Here you can find tools that FAB Lab researchers and affilates have used and developed for their research projects. These include applications, programs, and sets of stimuli, which are free to be used by others for their own research projects. When referencing these tasks be sure to use the provided citations. By downloading these tools you agree to using them for educational and research purposes only.

Attention Battery

Casey, B. J., Vauss, Y., & Swedo, S.E. (1994). Attentional functioning in Sydenham's chorea: A basal ganglia disorder. Part I. Developmental Neuropsychology, 10, 75-88.

Emotional NoGo

Hare, T.A., Tottenham, N., Galvan, A., Voss, H.U., Glover, G.H. & Casey, B.J. (2008). Biological substrates of emotional reactivity and regulation in adolescence during an emotional go-nogo task. Biological Psychiatry, 63, 927-934. PMCID: PMC2664095

Eye Tracker
Face Go/NoGo

Tottenham, N., Hare, T.A., & Casey, B.J. (2011). Behavioral assessment of emotion discrimination, emotion regulation and cognitive control, in childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. Frontiers in Developmental Psychology. PMCID: PMC311093

Food NoGo

Teslovich, T et al. (2014) Probing behavioral responses to food: Development of a food-specific go/no-go task, Psychia Research, 219:1, 166–170

Head Tracker
Pokemon Go/NoGo

Durston, S., et al (2002). An fMRI study of the effect of preceding context on inhibition.  Neuroimage, 16, 449-453.

Durston, S., et al (2002). A neural basis for development of inhibitory control.  Developmental Science, 5, 9-16.

 

Scanner Sounds
Wack-a-Mole
Attention Network Tests

Fan et al. 2002 Testing the Efficiency and Independence of Attentional Networks.  Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 14:3, pp. 340- 347

Topo Viewer
MRI SNR Analysis Tool
Cognitive Control Under Emotion (CCUE) Task

Cohen, AO, et al  (2016) The impact of emotional states on cognitive control circuitry and function, Journal of cognitive neuroscience

ABCD Study: fMRI Tasks

Casey, Cannonier, Conley, Cohen et al (in press) The ABCD Study: Imaging Acquisition across 21 sites. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

ABCD Study: Monetary Incentive Delay Task

When referring to the ABCD monetary incentive task in publications or talks, please cite: 

Knutson B, Westdorp A, Kaiser E, Hommer D (2000) FMRI visualization of brain activity during a monetary incentive delay task. NeuroImage 12: 20–27.

ABCD Study: Stop Signal Task

When referring to the ABCD stop signal task in publications or talks, please cite: 

Logan GD (1994) On the ability to inhibit thought and action: A users' guide to the stop signal paradigm. In D. Dagenbach & T. H. Carr (Eds), Inhibitory processes in attention, memory, and language: 189-239. San Diego: Academic Press 

ABCD Study: Emotional N-Back Task

When referring to the ABCD emotional n-back task in publications or talks, please cite: 

Cohen, A.O., Conley, M.I., Dellarco, D.V., Casey, B.J. (November, 2016). The impact of emotional cues on short-term and long-term memory during adolescence. Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA. (Please check for the updated publication).

RADIATE Emotional Face Stimulus Set

By downloading these stimuli, I agree to use them solely for approved institutional research or educational purposes and to not use them in any way to deliberately or inadvertently identify the individuals in the pictures.  When referring to these stimuli in publications or talks, please cite  the following references

Conley, M.I., Dellarco, D.V., Rubien-Thomas, E.A., Cervera, A., Tottenham, N., Casey, B.J. (May, 2017). The racially diverse affective expressions (RADIATE) face set of stimuli. Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

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Tottenham, N, Tanaka, JW, Leon, AC, McCarry, T, Nurse, M, Hare, TA, Marcus, DJ, Westerlund, A, Casey, BJ & Nelson, C. (2009). The NimStim set of facial expressions: Judgments from untrained research participants. Psychiatry Research 168 (3) 242-249.