Magerowski G, Giacona G, Patriarca L, Papadopoulos K, Garza-Naveda P, Radziejowska J, Alonso-Alonso M. Neurocognitive effects of umami: association with eating behavior and food choice. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Mar 30. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29599485.

Bikson M, Paneri B, Mourdoukoutas A, Esmaeilpour Z, Badran BW, Azzam R, Adair D, Datta A, Fang XH, Wingeier B, Chao D, Alonso-Alonso M, Lee K, Knotkova H, Woods AJ, Hagedorn D, Jeffery D, Giordano J, Tyler WJ. Limited output transcranial electrical stimulation (LOTES-2017): Engineering principles, regulatory statutes, and industry standards for wellness, over-the-counter, or prescription devices with low risk. Brain Stimul. 2018 Jan – Feb;11(1):134-157. Epub 2017 Oct 17. PubMed PMID: 29122535. 


Heinitz S, Reinhardt M, Piaggi P, Weise CM, Diaz E, Stinson EJ, Venti C, Votruba SB, Wassermann EM, Alonso-Alonso M, Krakoff J, Gluck ME. Neuromodulation directed at the prefrontal cortex of subjects with obesity reduces snack food intake and hunger in a randomized trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2017 Dec;106(6):1347-1357. Epub 2017 Oct 18. PubMed PMID: 29046305; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5698839.

Patriarca L, Magerowski G, Alonso-Alonso M. Functional neuroimaging in obesity. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2017 Jun;24(3):260-265. PubMed PMID: 28277342.


Bashir S, Vernet M, Najib U, Perez J, Alonso-Alonso M, Knobel M, Yoo WK, Edwards D, Pascual-Leone A. Enhanced motor function and its neurophysiological correlates after navigated low-frequency repetitive transcranial magneticstimulation over the contralesional motor cortex in stroke. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2016 Aug 11;34(4):677-89. PubMed PMID: 27567763

Manton S, Magerowski G, Patriarca L, Alonso-Alonso M. The “Smart Dining Table”: Automatic Behavioral Tracking of a Meal with a Multi-Touch-Computer. Front Psychol. 2016 Feb 11;7:142. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 26903934


Gluck ME, Alonso-Alonso M, Piaggi P, Weise CM, Jumpertz-von Schwartzenberg R, Reinhardt M, Wassermann EM, Venti CA, Votruba SB, Krakoff J. Neuromodulation targeted to the prefrontal cortex induces changes in energy intake and weight loss in obesity. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Nov;23(11):2149-56. PubMed PMID: 26530931

Ziauddeen H, Alonso-Alonso M, Hill JO, Kelley M, Khan NA. Obesity and the neurocognitive basis of food reward and the control of intake. Adv Nutr. 2015 Jul 15;6(4):474-86. Print 2015 Jul. Review. PubMed PMID: 26178031

Val-Laillet D, Aarts E, Weber B, Ferrari M, Quaresima V, Stoeckel LE, Alonso-Alonso M, Audette M, Malbert CH, Stice E. Neuroimaging and neuromodulation approaches to study eating behavior and prevent and treat eating disorders and obesity. Neuroimage Clin. 2015 Mar 24;8:1-31. eCollection 2015. Review. PubMed PMID: 26110109

Alonso-Alonso M, Woods SC, Pelchat M, Grigson PS, Stice E, Farooqi S, Khoo CS, Mattes RD, Beauchamp GK. Food reward system: current perspectives and future research needs. Nutr Rev. 2015 May;73(5):296-307. Epub 2015 Apr 9. Review. PubMed PMID: 26011903

Alonso-Alonso M. Cocoa flavanols and cognition: regaining chocolate in old age? Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Mar;101(3):423-4. Epub 2015 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 25733624

Demirtas-Tatlidede A, Alonso-Alonso M, Shetty RP, Ronen I, Pascual-Leone A, Fregni F. Long-term effects of contralesional rTMS in severe stroke: safety, cortical excitability, and relationship with transcallosal motor fibers. NeuroRehabilitation. 2015;36(1):51-9. PubMed PMID: 25547768


Hill JO, Berridge K, Avena NM, Ziauddeen H, Alonso-Alonso M, Allison DB, Khan NA, Kelley M. Neurocognition: the food–brain connection. Adv Nutr. 2014 Sep;5(5):544-6. PubMed PMID: 25469388

Bashir S, Perez JM, Horvath JC, Pena-Gomez C, Vernet M, Capia A, Alonso-Alonso M, Pascual-Leone A. Differential effects of motor cortical excitability and plasticity in young and old individuals: a Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) study. Front Aging Neurosci. 2014 Jun 10;6:111. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24959141


Truong DQ, Magerowski G, Blackburn GL, Bikson M, Alonso-Alonso M. Computational modeling of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in obesity: Impact of head fat and dose guidelines. Neuroimage Clin. 2013 May 31;2:759-66. eCollection 2013. PubMed PMID: 24159560

Alonso-Alonso M. Brain, reward, and eating disorders: a matter of taste? Am J Psychiatry. 2013 Oct;170(10):1082-5. PubMed PMID: 24084809

Alonso-Alonso M. Translating tDCS into the field of obesity: mechanism-driven approaches. Front Hum Neurosci. 2013 Aug 27;7:512.2013.00512.eCollection 2013. PubMed PMID: 23986687


Truong DQ, Magerowski G, Pascual-Leone A, Alonso-Alonso M, Bikson M. Finite Element study of skin and fat delineation in an obese subject for transcranial Direct Current Stimulation. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2012;2012:6587-90. PubMed PMID: 23367439


Joseph RJ, Alonso-Alonso M, Bond DS, Pascual-Leone A, Blackburn GL. The neurocognitive connection between physical activity and eating behaviour. Obes Rev. 2011 Oct;12(10):800-12. Epub 2011 Jun 16. Review. PubMed PMID: 21676151

Alonso-Alonso M, Chang B, Press DZ, Rotenberg A, Pascual-Leone A. Commentary on Kratz et Al “seizure in a nonpredisposed individual induced by single-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation”. J ECT. 2011 Jun;27(2):176-7. PubMed PMID: 21602643

Alonso-Alonso M, Ziemke F, Magkos F, Barrios FA, Brinkoetter M, Boyd I, Rifkin-Graboi A, Yannakoulia M, Rojas R, Pascual-Leone A, Mantzoros CS. Brain responses to food images during the early and late follicular phase of the menstrual cycle in healthy young women: relation to fasting and feeding. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Aug;94(2):377-84. Epub 2011 May 18. PubMed PMID: 21593494

Alonso-Alonso M. Quantifying reward with transcranial magnetic stimulation (commentary on Gupta and Aron). Eur J Neurosci. 2011 Jan;33(1):182. PubMed PMID: 21198975


Yozbatiran N, Alonso-Alonso M, See J, Demirtas-Tatlidede A, Luu D, Motiwala RR, Pascual-Leone A, Cramer SC. Safety and behavioral effects of high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in stroke. Stroke. 2009 Jan;40(1):309-12. Epub 2008 Oct 9. PubMed PMID: 18845801


Alonso-Alonso M, Fregni F, Pascual-Leone A. Brain stimulation in poststroke rehabilitation. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2007;24 Suppl 1:157-66. Epub 2007 Nov 1. Review.PubMed PMID: 17971652

Bae EH, Schrader LM, Machii K, Alonso-Alonso M, Riviello JJ Jr, Pascual-Leone A, Rotenberg A. Safety and tolerability of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with epilepsy: a review of the literature. Epilepsy Behav. 2007 Jun;10(4):521-8. Epub 2007 May 9. Review. PubMed PMID: 17493877

Alonso-Alonso M, Pascual-Leone A. The right brain hypothesis for obesity. JAMA. 2007 Apr 25;297(16):1819-22. PubMed PMID: 17456824


Boggio PS, Alonso-Alonso M, Mansur CG, Rigonatti SP, Schlaug G, Pascual-Leone A, Fregni F. Hand function improvement with low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the unaffected hemisphere in a severe case of stroke. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2006 Nov;85(11):927-30. PubMed PMID: 17079967

Camprodon JA, Martínez-Raga J, Alonso-Alonso M, Shih MC, Pascual-Leone A. One session of high frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to the right prefrontal cortex transiently reduces cocaine craving. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2007 Jan 5;86(1):91-4. Epub 2006 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 16971058