Foss-Feig Laboratory

Recent Publications


Trelles, M. P., Levy, T., Lerman, B., Siper, P., Lozano, R., Halpern, D., Walker, H., Zweifach, J., Frank, Y., Foss-Feig, J. H., Kolevzon, A., & Buxbaum, J. (2021). Individuals with FOXP1 syndrome present with a complex neurobehavioral profile with high rates of ADHD, anxiety, repetitive behaviors, and sensory symptoms. Molecular Autism, 12(1), 61. pubmed

Tang, L., Levy, T., Guillory, S., Halpern, D., Zweifach, J., Giserman-Kiss, I., Foss-Feig, J. H., Frank, Y., Lozano, R., Belani, P., Layton, C., Lerman, B., Frowner, E., Breen, M. S., De Rubeis, S., Kostic, A., Kolevzon, A., Buxbaum, J. D., Siper, P. M., & Grice, D. E. (2021). Prospective and detailed behavioral phenotyping in DDX3X syndrome. Molecular Autism, 12(1), 36. pubmed

Mariscal, Michael. G., Berry-Kravis, E., Buxbaum, J. D., Ethridge, L. E., Filip-Dhima, R., Foss-Feig, J. H., Kolevzon, A., Modi, Meera. E., Mosconi, M. W., Nelson, C. A., Powell, C. M., Siper, P. M., Soorya, L., Thaliath, A., Thurm, A., Zhang, B., Sahin, M., Levin, A. R., & the Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium. (2021). Shifted phase of EEG cross-frequency coupling in individuals with Phelan-McDermid syndrome. Molecular Autism, 12(1), 29. pubmed

Levy, T., Foss-Feig, J. H., Betancur, C., Siper, P. M., Trelles-Thorne, M. del P., Halpern, D., Frank, Y., Lozano, R., Layton, C., Britvan, B., Bernstein, J. A., Buxbaum, J. D., Berry-Kravis, E., Powell, C. M., Srivastava, S., Sahin, M., Soorya, L., Thurm, A., Kolevzon, A., & the Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium. (2021). Strong evidence for genotype–phenotype correlations in Phelan-McDermid syndrome: Results from the developmental synaptopathies consortium. Human Molecular Genetics, ddab280. pubmed

Banker, S. M., Gu, X., Schiller, D., & Foss-Feig, J. H. (2021). Hippocampal contributions to social and cognitive deficits in autism spectrum disorder. Trends in Neurosciences. pubmed

Yao, B., Rolfs, M., McLaughlin, C., Isenstein, E. L., Guillory, S. B., Grosman, H., Kashy, D. A., Foss-Feig, J. H., & Thakkar, K. N. (2021). Oculomotor corollary discharge signaling is related to repetitive behavior in children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Vision, 21(8), 9. pubmed

Siper, P. M., Rowe, M. A., Guillory, S. B., Rouhandeh, A. A., George-Jones, J. L., Tavassoli, T., Lurie, S., Zweifach, J., Weissman, J., Foss-Feig, J. H., Halpern, D., Trelles, M. P., Mulhern, M. S., Brittenham, C., Gordon, J., Zemon, V., Buxbaum, J. D., & Kolevzon, A. (2021). Visual Evoked Potential Abnormalities in Phelan-McDermid Syndrome. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. pubmed

Levy, E. J., Isenstein, E. L., Foss-Feig, J. H., Srihari, V., Anticevic, A., Naples, A. J., & McPartland, J. C. (2021). Electrophysiological Studies of Reception of Facial Communication in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Schizophrenia. Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. pubmed

Migó, M., Guillory, S. B., McLaughlin, C. S., Isenstein, E. L., Grosman, H. E., Thakkar, K. N., Castellanos, F. X., & Foss-Feig, J. H. (2021). Investigating Motor Preparation in Autism Spectrum Disorder With and Without Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. pubmed

McLaughlin, C. S., Grosman, H. E., Guillory, S. B., Isenstein, E. L., Wilkinson, E., Trelles, M. del P., Halpern, D. B., Siper, P. M., Kolevzon, A., Buxbaum, J. D., Wang, A. T., & Foss-Feig, J. H. (2021). Reduced engagement of visual attention in children with autism spectrum disorder. Autism, 25(7), 2064–2073. pubmed

Altschuler, M. R., Trevisan, D. A., Wolf, J. M., Naples, A. J., Foss-Feig, J. H., Srihari, V. H., & McPartland, J. C. (2021). Face perception predicts affective theory of mind in autism spectrum disorder but not schizophrenia or typical development. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 130(4), 413–422. pubmed

Fastman, J., Foss-Feig, J. H., Frank, Y., Halpern, D., Harony-Nicolas, H., Layton, C., Sandin, S., Siper, P., Tang, L., Trelles, P., Zweifach, J., Buxbaum, J. D., & Kolevzon, A. (2021). A randomized controlled trial of intranasal oxytocin in Phelan-McDermid syndrome. Molecular Autism, 12(1), 62. pubmed

Jutla, A., Donohue, M. R., Veenstra-VanderWeele, J., & Foss-Feig, J. H. (2021). Reported autism diagnosis is associated with psychotic-like symptoms in the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development cohort. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. pubmed

Siper, P. M., Layton, C., Levy, T., Lurie, S., Benrey, N., Zweifach, J., Rowe, M., Tang, L., Guillory, S., Halpern, D., Giserman-Kiss, I., Del Pilar Trelles, M., Foss-Feig, J. H., De Rubeis, S., Tavassoli, T., Buxbaum, J. D., & Kolevzon, A. (2021). Sensory Reactivity Symptoms Are a Core Feature of ADNP Syndrome Irrespective of Autism Diagnosis. Genes, 12(3), 351. pubmed

Foss-Feig, J. H., Guillory, S. B., Roach, B. J., Velthorst, E., Hamilton, H., Bachman, P., Belger, A., Carrion, R., Duncan, E., Johannesen, J., Light, G. A., Niznikiewicz, M., Addington, J. M., Cadenhead, K. S., Cannon, T. D., Cornblatt, B., McGlashan, T., Perkins, D., Seidman, L. J., … Mathalon, D. H. (2021). Abnormally Large Baseline P300 Amplitude Is Associated With Conversion to Psychosis in Clinical High Risk Individuals With a History of Autism: A Pilot Study. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 12, 591127. pubmed

Gabis, L. V., Attia, O. L., Roth-Hanania, R., Foss-Feig, J. H. (2020). Motor delay – An early and more common” red flag” in girls rather than boys with autism spectrum disorder. Research in developmental disabilities 104, 103702. pubmed

Trevisan, D. A., Foss-Feig, J. H., Naples, A. J., Srihari, V., Anticevic, A., McPartland, J. C. (2020). Autism Spectrum Disorder and Schizophrenia Are Better Differentiated by Positive Symptoms Than Negative Symptoms. Frontiers in Psychiatry 11, 548. pubmed

Gergoudis, K., Weinberg, A., Templin, J., Farmer, C., Durkin, A., Weissman, J., Siper, P.,  Foss‐Feig, J. H., Trelles, M. P., Bernstein, J. A., Buxbaum, J. D., Berry‐Kravis, E., Powell, C. M., Sahin, M.,  Soorya, L., Thurm, A., Kolevzon, A., Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium. (2020). Psychometric Study of the Social Responsiveness Scale in Phelan–McDermid Syndrome. Autism Research. pubmed
Gorenstein, M., Giserman-Kiss, I., Feldman, E., Isenstein, E., Donnelly, L., Wang, A. T., Foss-Feig, J. H. (2020) Brief Report: A Job‑Based Social Skills Program (JOBSS) for Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 1-8. pubmed

Desai, A., Foss-Feig, J. H., Naples, A. J., Coffman, M., Trevisan, D. A., & McPartland, J. C. (2019). Autistic and alexithymic traits modulate distinct aspects of face perception. Brain and cognition, 137, 103616. pubmed

Foss-Feig, J. H. (2019). Looking under the hood of convergent behavioral deficits in schizophrenia and autism. Biological psychiatry, 86(7), e21-e23. pubmed

Foss-Feig, J. H., Velthorst, E., Smith, L., Reichenberg, A., Addington, J., Cadenhead, K. S., … & Seidman, L. J. (2019). Clinical Profiles and Conversion Rates Among Young Individuals With Autism Spectrum Disorder Who Present to Clinical High Risk for Psychosis Services. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. pubmed

Feldman, J. I., Kuang, W., Conrad, J. G., Tu, A., Santapuram, P., Simon, D. M.,Foss-Feig, J. H., … & Woynaroski, T. G. (2019). Brief Report: Differences in Multisensory Integration Covary with Sensory Responsiveness in Children with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 49(1), 397-403. pubmed


Foss-Feig, J.H., Stavropoulos, K.K.M., McPartland, J.C., Wallace, M.T., Stone, W.L., & Key, A.F. (2018). Neural response to auditory gap detection: Biomarker for sensory and communicative functioning impairment in autism spectrum disorder? Developmental Neuropsychology. pubmed

Kang, E., Keifer, C.M., Levy, E.J., Foss-Feig, J.H., McPartland, J.P., & Lerner, M.D. (2018). Atypicality of the N170 Event-Related Potential in Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Meta-Analysis. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. pubmed

Stavropoulos KKM, Viktorinova M, Naples A, Foss-Feig J, McPartland JC. (2018). Autistic traits modulate conscious and nonconscious face perception. Soc Neurosci. 13(1):40-51. pubmed


Failla MD, Peters BR, Karbasforoushan H, Foss-Feig JH, Schauder KB, Heflin BH, Cascio CJ. (2017). Intrainsular connectivity and somatosensory responsiveness in young children with ASD. Mol Autism. 2017 Jun 13;8:25. pubmed

Foss-Feig JH, Adkinson BD, Ji JL, Yang G, Srihari VH, McPartland JC, Krystal JH, Murray JD, Anticevic A. (2017). Searching for Cross-Diagnostic Convergence: Neural Mechanisms Governing Excitation and Inhibition Balance in Schizophrenia and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Biol Psychiatry. 2017 May 15;81(10):848-861. pubmed

Foss-Feig JH, Schauder KB, Key AP, Wallace MT, Stone WL. (2017). Audition-specific temporal processing deficits associated with language function in children with autism spectrum disorder. Autism Res. 2017 Nov;10(11):1845-1856. pubmed


Foss-Feig JH, McGugin RW, Gauthier I, Mash LE, Ventola P, Cascio CJ. (2016). A functional neuroimaging study of fusiform response to restricted interests in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder. J Neurodev Disord. 2016 Apr 14;8:15. pubmed

Stavropoulos, K.K.M., Viktorinova, M., Naples, A., Foss-Feig, J., & McPartland, J.C. (2016). Autistic traits modulate conscious and nonconscious face perception. Social Neuroscience. pubmed

Foss-Feig JH, McPartland JC, Anticevic A, Wolf J. (2016). Re-conceptualizing ASD Within a Dimensional Framework: Positive, Negative, and Cognitive Feature Clusters. J Autism Dev Disord. 2016 Jan;46(1):342-351. pubmed


Pryweller JR, Schauder KB, Anderson AW, Heacock JL, Foss-Feig JH, Newsom CR, Loring WA, Cascio CJ. (2014). White matter correlates of sensory processing in autism spectrum disorders. Neuroimage Clin. 2014 Oct 13;6:379-87. pubmed

Cascio CJ, Foss-Feig JH, Heacock J, Schauder KB, Loring WA, Rogers BP, Pryweller JR, Newsom CR, Cockhren J, Cao A, Bolton S. (2014). Affective neural response to restricted interests in autism spectrum disorders. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2014;55(2):162-71. pubmed

Nichols CM, Ibañez LV, Foss-Feig JH, Stone WL.(2014). Social smiling and its components in high-risk infant siblings without later ASD symptomatology. J Autism Dev Disord. 44(4):894-902. pubmed

Ventola, P., Friedman, H. E., Anderson, L. C., Wolf, J. M., Oosting, D., Foss-Feig, J., McDonald N., Volkmar F., Pelphrey, K. A. (2014). Improvements in social and adaptive functioning following short-duration PRT program: A clinical replication. Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 1-9. pubmed


Foss-Feig JH, Tadin D, Schauder KB, Cascio CJ. (2013). A substantial and unexpected enhancement of motion perception in autism. J Neurosci. 8;33(19):8243-9. pubmed

Malesa, E.E., Foss-Feig, J.H., Yoder, P.J., Warren, Z.E., Walden, T.A., and Stone, W.L. (2013). Language and social outcomes at school age for later-born siblings of children with autism spectrum disorders. Autism. 17(5):558-70, pubmed

Woynaroski TG, Kwakye LD, Foss-Feig JH, Stevenson RA, Stone WL, Wallace MT. (2013). Multisensory speech perception in children with autism spectrum disorders. J Autism Dev Disord. 43(12):2891-902. pubmed


Cascio CJ, Foss-Feig JH, Heacock JL, Newsom CR, Cowan RL, Benningfield MM, Rogers BP, Cao A. (2012). Response of neural reward regions to food cues in autism spectrum disorders. J Neurodev Disord. 17;4(1):9. pubmed

Cascio CJ, Foss-Feig JH, Burnette CP, Heacock JL, Cosby AA. (2012). The rubber hand illusion in children with autism spectrum disorders: delayed influence of combined tactile and visual input on proprioception. Autism. 16(4):406-19. pubmed

Foss-Feig JH, Heacock JL, Cascio CJ. (2012). Tactile responsiveness patterns and their association with core features in autism spectrum disorders. Res Autism Spectr Disord. 6(1):337-344. pubmed

Murphy, E., Foss-Feig, J., Kenworthy, L., Gaillard, W.D., and Vaidya, C. (2012). Atypical functional connectivity of the amygdala in childhood autism spectrum disorders during spontaneous attention to eye-gaze. Autism Research and Treatment. pubmed

Warren ZE, Foss-Feig JH, Malesa EE, Lee EB, Taylor JL, Newsom CR, Crittendon J, Stone WL. (2012). Neurocognitive and behavioral outcomes of younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder at age five. J Autism Dev Disord. 42(3):409-18. pubmed


Gordon, E. M., Lee, P. S., Maisog, J. M., Foss-Feig, J., Billington, M. E., VanMeter, J., and Vaidya, C. J. (2011). Strength of default mode resting-state connectivity relates to white matter integrity in children. Developmental Science, 14, 738-751. pubmed

Kwakye LD, Foss-Feig JH, Cascio CJ, Stone WL, Wallace MT. (2011). Altered auditory and multisensory temporal processing in autism spectrum disorders. Front Integr Neurosci. 5;4:129. pubmed

Vaidya, C.J., Foss-Feig, J., Shook, D., Kaplan, L., Kenworthy, L., and Gaillard, W.D. (2011). Controlling attention to gaze and arrows in childhood: A fMRI study of typical development and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Developmental Science, 14, 911-924. pubmed

Warren Z, Veenstra-VanderWeele J, Stone W, Bruzek JL, Nahmias AS, Foss-Feig JH, Jerome RN, Krishnaswami S, Sathe NA, Glasser AM, Surawicz T, McPheeters ML. (2011). Therapies for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US). pubmed

Warren Z, McPheeters ML, Sathe N, Foss-Feig JH, Glasser A, Veenstra-Vanderweele J. (2011). A systematic review of early intensive intervention for autism spectrum disorders. Pediatrics. 127(5):e1303-11. pubmed


Foss-Feig JH, Kwakye LD, Cascio CJ, Burnette CP, Kadivar H, Stone WL, Wallace MT. (2010). An extended multisensory temporal binding window in autism spectrum disorders. Exp Brain Res. 203(2):381-9. pubmed

Stollstorff, M., Foss-Feig, J., Cook, E.H., Stein, M.A., Gaillard, W.D., and Vaidya, C.J. (2010). Neural response to working memory load varies by dopamine transporter genotype in children. Neuroimage, 53, 970-977. pubmed

2007 -2009

Lee, P.S., Yerys, B.E., Della Rosa, A., Foss-Feig, J.H., Barnes, K.A., James, J.D., VanMeter, J., Vaidya, C.J., Gaillard, W.D., and Kenworthy, L.E. (2009). Functional connectivity of the inferior frontal cortex changes with age in children with autism spectrum disorders: A fcMRI study of response inhibition. Cerebral Cortex, 19, 1787-1794. pubmed

Lee, P.S., Foss-Feig, J., Henderson, J., Kenworthy, L., Gilotty, L., Gaillard, W.D., and Vaidya, C.J. (2007). Atypical neural substrates of Embedded Figure Task performance in children with autism spectrum disorders. Neuroimage, 38, 184-193. pubmed