Mancini FWang A, Schira M, Isherwood ZJ, McAuley J, IannettiGD, SerenoMI,Moseley L, Rae Preserved cortical somatotopy in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. (under review) [role: I, D, C, W]. Preprint:

Peer-reviewed publications

  1. Mancini F, Pepe A, Bernacchia A, Di Stefano G, Mouraux A, Iannetti GD. (2018) Characterising the short-term habituation of event-related evoked potentials. eNeuro. ENEURO.0014-18.2018.
  2. Mancini F, Dolgevica K, Steckelmacher J, Haggard P, Friston K, Iannetti GD. (2016) Perceptual learning to discriminate the intensity and spatial location of nociceptive stimuli. Scientific Reports 6:39104.
  3. Bolognini N, Convento S, Casati C, Mancini F, Brighina F, Vallar G (2016). Multisensory integration in hemianopia and unilateral spatial neglect: Evidence from the sound induced flash illusion.Neuropsychologia 87:134-143.
  4. Minett MS, Pereira V, Sikandar S, Matsuyama A, Lolignier S, Kanellopoulos AH, Mancini F, Iannetti GD, Bogdanov YD, Santana-Varela S, Millet Q, Baskozos G, MacAllister R, Cox JJ, Zhao J, Wood JN. (2015) Endogenous opioids contribute to insensitivity to pain in humans and mice lacking sodium channel Nav1.7. Nature Communications. 6:8967.
  5. Stanton T, Gilpin H, Reid E, Mancini F, Spence C, Moseley LG. (2015) Modulation of pain via expectation of its location. European Journal of Pain. doi: 10.1002/ejp.801
  6. Longo MR, Mancini F, Haggard P. (2015) Implicit body representations and tactile spatial remapping. Acta Psychologica 160:77-87.
  7. Mancini F, Steinitz H, Steckelmacker J, Iannetti GD, Haggard P. (2015) Poor perception of distance
between two nociceptive stimuli. Cognition143:41-7.
  8. Mancini F, Beaumont AL, Hu L, Haggard P, Iannetti GD. (2015) Touch inhibits subcortical and cortical nociceptive responses. PAIN. 156(10):1936-44. [Journal cover; Editor Pick Choice; in the top 25 articles most accessed in 2015]
  9. Mancini, F.,* Bauleo, A.,* Cole, J., Lui, F., Porro, C. A., Haggard, P., Iannetti, G.D. (2014). Whole-body mapping of spatial acuity for pain and touch. Annals of Neurology, 75, 917-24.
[Media coverage: The Guardian, Times, Scientific American, New Scientist]
  10. Mancini, F., Nash, T., Iannetti, G. D., Haggard, P. (2014). Pain relief by touch: A quantitative approach. Pain 155: 635-42.
  11. Mancini, F. (2013) Subcortical and neocortical mechanisms of visual-somatosensory interplay. Journal of Neuroscience, 33: 12555-6. [Journal club]
  12. Mancini, F., Sambo, C.F., Ramirez, J.D., Bennett, D.L.H., Haggard, P., & Iannetti, G.D. (2013). A fovea for pain at the fingertips. Current Biology, 23: 496-500.
  13. Mancini, F., Longo, M.R., Canzoneri, E., Vallar, G., & Haggard, P. (2013). Changes in cortical oscillations linked to multisensory modulation of nociception. European Journal of Neuroscience, 36: 768-78.
  14. Mancini, F.*, Haggard, P.*, Iannetti, G. D., Longo, M.R., & Sereno, M.I. (2012). Fine-grained maps of nociceptive input in primary somatosensory cortex. Journal of Neuroscience, 32: 17155-62. [Media coverage: Science Daily, Telegraph]
  15. Mancini, F., Bolognini, N., Haggard, P., & Vallar, G. (2012). tDCS modulation of visually-induced analgesia. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24: 2419-27.
  16. Legrain, V., Mancini, F, Sambo, CF, Torta, DM, Ronga, I, Valentini, E. (2012). Cognitive aspects of nociception and pain. Bridging neurophysiology and neuropsychology. Clinical Neurophysiology, 42: 325-36. [review]
  17. Cattaneo, Z., Fantino, M., Mancini, F., Mattioli, F. C., Vallar, G. (2012). Listening to numbers affects visual and haptic bisection in healthy individuals and neglect patients. Neuropsychologia 50, 913-25.
  18. Longo, M., Iannetti, G. D., Mancini, F., Driver, J., Haggard, P. (2012). Linking pain and the body: Neural correlates of visually induced analgesia. Journal of Neuroscience 32, 2601-2607. [Selected by the Faculty of 1000].
  19. Bolognini, N., Rossetti, A., Casati, C., Mancini, F., Vallar, G. (2011). Neuromodulation of Multisensory Perception: a tDCS study of the sound-induced flash illusion. Neuropsychologia 49, 231-237.
  20. Mancini, F., Bricolo, E., Mattioli, F. C., Vallar, G. (2011). Visuo-haptic interactions in unilateral spatial neglect: the crossmodal Judd illusion. Frontiers in Perception Science 2, 341.
  21. Mancini, F., Longo, M. R., Iannetti, G. D., Haggard, P. (2011). A supramodal representation of the body surface. Neuropsychologia 49, 1194-1201.
  22. Mancini, F., Longo, M. R., Kammers, M., Haggard, P. (2011). Visual distortion of body size modulates pain perception. Psychological Science 22, 325-330.
[Media coverage: BBC news and Radio 4 Today, Wall Street Journal, Scientific American, New Scientist]
  23. Mancini, F., Bolognini, N., Bricolo, E., Vallar, G. (2011). Cross-modal processing in the occipito-temporal cortex: a TMS study of the Müller-Lyer illusion. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 49, 1194-1201.
  24. Mancini, F., Bricolo, E., Vallar, G. (2010). Multisensory integration in the Muller-Lyer illusion: From vision to haptics. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology 63, 818-830.

Invited publications

  1. Mancini, F., Haggard, P. (2014). Perception: A motion after-effect for voluntary actions. Current Biology 24(2), R70-R72 [Dispatch].
  2. Mancini, F. (2013). Focus on pain in the blind. Pain, 154: 1906-7. [Commentary]
  3. Vallar, G., Mancini, F. (2010). Mapping the neglect syndrome onto neurofunctional streams. In Perception, Action, and Consciousness: Sensorimotor Dynamics and Two Visual Systems. (pp.183- 215). Oxford: Oxford University Press.