LAB Members

Cirong LIU, Ph.D.

Lab of Translational Brain Imaging
Institute of Neuroscience
Chinese Academy of Sciences or

Lijing Zhu
Lab Manager

Yafeng Zhan

Haotian Yang
Research Assistant


Xin Wang
Animal Caretaker

Hean Liu
Research Assistant

Jiankang Xi
PhD Student


Xiaojia Zhu

安东教练 我想学...

Qihang Wu
Master Student


ZeFang Wang
Master Student

Qiyu Wang
Visiting Student

Yao Fei
Visiting Student

Wenyuan Li
Visiting Student

Selected Publications

Tian X*, Chen Y, Majka P, Szczupak D, Perl Y, Yen C, Tong C, Feng F, Jiang H, Glen D, Deco G, Rosa M*, Silva A*, Liang Z*, Liu C*. An integrated resource for functional and structural connectivity of the marmoset brain (2022) Nature Communications.10.1038/s41467-022-35197-2. (*Co-corresponding authors)

> Largest awake resting-state fMRI resource of marmosets

Tian X, Silva A*, Liu C*. The Brain Circuits and Dynamics of Curiosity-Driven Behavior in Naturally Curious Marmosets (2021) Cerebral Cortex. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhab080. (*Co-corresponding authors)

> Task-based (visual) fMRI to explore the innate novelty-seeking brain circuits

Liu C #, Yen C #, Szczupak D, Tian X, Glen D, Silva A*. Marmoset Brain Mapping V3: Population multi-modal standard volumetric and surface-based templates (2021) Neuroimage. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.117620. (#Co-first authors)

> Special Issue (Non-human Primate Neuroimaging) of Neuroimage

Liu C *, Ye F, Newman J, Szczupak D, Tian X, Yen C, Glen D, Majka P, Rosa, M, Leopold D, Silva A*. A resource for the detailed 3D mapping of white matter pathways in the marmoset brain. (2020) Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/s41593-019-0575-0 (*Co-corresponding authors).

> Cover Paper of Nature Neuroscience (Vol23.No.2)
> Hightlighted by Nature Methods.

Liu C*, Yen C, Szczupak D, Ye F, Leopold D, Silva A*. Anatomical and functional investigation of the marmoset default mode network .(2019). Nature Communications doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-09813-7. (*Co-corresponding authors)

> Awake functional MRI of Marmoset

Shi L# Luo X#, Jiang J#, Chen Y#, Liu C#, Hu T, Li M, Lin Q, Li Y, Huang J, Wang H, Niu Y, Shi Y, Styner M, Wang J, Lu Y, Sun X, Yu H, Ji W*, Su B*. Transgenic rhesus monkeys carrying the human MCPH1 gene copies show human-like neoteny of brain development. (2019). National Science Review. doi: 10.1093/nsr/nwz043. (#Co-first authors)

Liu C, Ye F, Yen C, Newman J, Glen D, Leopold D, Silva A*. A digital 3D atlas of the marmoset brain based on multi-modal MRI. (2018). Neuroimage, doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.12.004.

> Cover Paper of Neuroimage (2018 Apr)

Liu C, Li Y, Edwards T, Kurniawan N, Richards L, Jiang T*. Altered structural connectome in adolescent socially isolated mice .(2016). Neuroimage, doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.06.037.

Liu C#, Tian X#, Liu H#, Mo Y, Bai F, Zhao X, Ma Y, Wang J*. Rhesus monkey brain development during late infancy and the effect of phencyclidine: a longitudinal MRI and DTI study. (2015). Neuroimage, doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2014.11.056. (#Co-first authors)

Liu C, and Tian X*. A data-driven method to reduce the impact of region size on degree metrics in voxel-wise functional brain networks. (2014).Frontiers in Neurology, doi: 10.3389/fneur.2014.00199. (#Co-first authors)

Tian X#, Liu C#, Jiang T, Rizak J, Ma Y*, Hu X*. Feature-reduction and semi-simulated data in functional connectivity-based cortical parcellation.(2013). Neuroscience bulletin, doi: 10.1007/s12264-013-1339-6. (#Co-first authors)