Sara Agosta

Post Doc
Senior Post-doc

Research Lines

Neural Computation




Corso Bettini 31

Selected Publications

  • Agosta, S., Magnago, D., Tyler, S., Grossman, E., Galante, E., Ferraro, F., ... & Battelli, L. (2016). The Pivotal Role of the Right Parietal Lobe in Temporal Attention. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.
  • Agosta S., Battelli, L., & Casile, A. (2016). Human movements and abstract motion displays activate different processes in the observer's motor system. NeuroImage, 130, 184-193.
  • Marini, M., Agosta, S., & Sartori, G. (2016). Electrophysiological Correlates of the Autobiographical Implicit Association Test (aIAT): Response Conflict and Conflict Resolution. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience10, 391.
  • Agosta, S., Galante, E., Ferraro, F., Pascual-Leone, A., Oster, J., & Battelli, L. (2016). Report of a delayed seizure after low frequency repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in a chronic stroke patient. Clinical neurophysiology: official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology127(2), 1736.
  • Tyler, C.S., Battelli, L., Dasgupta, S., Agosta S., & Grossman, E.D. (2015). Functional connectivity of parietal cortex during temporal selective attention. Cortex, 65: 195-207.
  • Agosta S., Herpich F., Miceli G., Ferraro F., & Battelli L. (2014). Contralesional rTMS relieves visual extinction in chronic stroke. Neuropsychologia, 62: 269-276.
  • Zangrossi, A., Agosta, S., Cervesato, G., Tessarotto, F., & Sartori, G. (2014). " I didn't want to do it!" The detection of past intentions. Frontiers in human neuroscience9, 608-608.
  • Fecteau S., Agosta S., Fregni F., & Pascual-Leone A (2014). Modulation of smoking and decision-making behaviors with transcranial direct current stimulation in nicotine smokers. Drug and  Alcohol Dependence, 140, 78-84.
  • Papeo L., Lignau A., Agosta S., Pascual-Leone A., Battelli L., & Caramazza A. (2014). The origin of word-related motor activity.  Cerebral Cortex, doi:10.1093/cercor/bht423
  • Agosta S. & Sartori G. (2013). The autobiographical IAT: a review. Frontiers in Pasychology, 4, 519.
  • Agosta S. Pezzoli P., & Sartori G. (2013). How to detect deception in everyday life and the reasons underlying it. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 27, 256-262.
  • Marini M., Agosta S., Mazzoni G., DallaBarba G., & Sartori G. (2012). True and false DRM memories: differences detected with an implicit task. Frontiers in Psychology, 3:310.
  • Agosta S., Castiello U., Rigoni D., Lionetti S., & Sartori G. (2011). Behavioral Prior intentions: a technique for detection and its neural bases. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 3888-3902.
  • Fecteau S., Agosta S., Oberman L., & Pascual-Leone A. (2011). Brain stimulation over Broca’s area differentially modulates naming skills in neurotypical adults and individuals with Asperger's syndrome. European Journal of Neurology, 34, 158-164.
  • Agosta S., Ghirardi V., Zogmaister C., Castiello U., & Sartori G. (2011). Detecting fakers of the autobiographical IAT. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 25, 299-306
  • Agosta S., Mega A., & Sartori G. (2011). Detrimental effect of using negative sentences in the autobiographical IAT. Acta Psychologica, 136, 268-275.
  • Sartori G., Agosta S., Zogmaister G., Ferrara S.D. & Castiello U. (2008). How to Accurately Assess Autobiographical events. Psychological Science, 19, 772-780.