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Últimas publicaciones

  • Aboitiz, F., Osorio, S., & Henríquez-Ch, R. (2020). A neural code for multimodal language processing and its origins. Paradigmi. 18(2), 187-205
  • Figueroa-Vargas, A., Cárcamo, C., Henríquez-Ch, R., Zamorano, F., Ciampi, E., Uribe-San-Martin, R., … & Billeke, P. (2020). Frontoparietal connectivity correlates with working memory performance in multiple sclerosis. Scientific Reports, 10(1), 1-13. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-66279-0
  • Aboitiz, F., & Montiel, J. F. (2019). Morphological evolution of the vertebrate forebrain: From mechanical to cellular processes. Evolution & development, 21(6), 330-341. DOI: 10.1111/ede.12308
  • Ramírez-Barrantes, R., Arancibia, M., Stojanova, J., Aspé-Sánchez, M., Córdova, C., & Henríquez-Ch, R. A. (2019). Default mode network, meditation, and age-associated brain changes: What can we learn from the impact of mental training on well-being as a psychotherapeutic approach?. Neural plasticity. DOI: 10.1155/2019/7067592
  • Rojas-Líbano, D., Wainstein, G., Carrasco, X., Aboitiz, F., Crossley, N., & Ossandón, T. (2019). A pupil size, eye-tracking and neuropsychological dataset from ADHD children during a cognitive task. Scientific data, 6(1), 1-6. DOI: 10.1038/s41597-019-0037-2
  • Soto-Icaza, P., Vargas, L., Aboitiz, F., & Billeke, P. (2019). Beta oscillations precede joint attention and correlate with mentalization in typical development and autism. Cortex, 113, 210-228. DOI: 10.1016/j.cortex.2018.12.018
  • Michon, M., Lopez, V., & Aboitiz, F. (2019). Origin and evolution of human speech: Emergence from a trimodal auditory, visual and vocal network. Progress in brain research, 250, 345-371. DOI: 10.1016/bs.pbr.2019.01.005
  • Negrón-Oyarzo, I., Espinosa, N., Aguilar-Rivera, M., Fuenzalida, M., Aboitiz, F., & Fuentealba, P. (2018). Coordinated prefrontal–hippocampal activity and navigation strategy-related prefrontal firing during spatial memory formation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115(27), 7123-7128. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1720117115
  • Montiel, J. F., & Aboitiz, F. (2018). Homology in amniote brain evolution: the rise of molecular evidence. Brain, behavior and evolution, 91(2), 59-64. DOI: 10.1159/000489116
  • Aboitiz, F. (2018). Voice, gesture and working memory in the emergence of speech. Interaction Studies, 19(1-2), 70-85. DOI: 10.1075/is.17032
  • Aboitiz, F. (2018). A brain for speech. Evolutionary continuity in primate and human auditory-vocal processing. Frontiers in neuroscience, 12, 174. DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2018.00174
  • Abramson, J. Z., Hernández-Lloreda, M. V., García, L., Colmenares, F., Aboitiz, F., & Call, J. (2018). Imitation of novel conspecific and human speech sounds in the killer whale (Orcinus orca). Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285(1871), 20172171. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.2171
  • Aboitiz, F., Concha, M. L., González-Billault, C., & Mpodozis, J. (2018). From Ecology to Brain Development: Bridging Separate Evolutionary Paradigms. Frontiers in neuroscience, 12, 447. DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2018.00447


  • Aboitiz, F. (2017). A Brain for Speech. A view from Evolutionary Neuroanatomy. Palgrave Macmillan, London. 530 pp. DOI: 10.1057/978-1-137-54060-7

Libros Editados

  • The Neurobiology of Stress. An evolutionary approach. Eds. F. Aboitiz and A. Dagnino-Subiabre. Research Signpost, Kerala, India. 2007. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-800538-5.00002-9
  • From Attention to Goal-Directed Behavior. Neurodynamical, methodological and clinical trends. Eds. F. Aboitiz and D. Cosmelli. Springer, Berlin. 2009. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-70573-4 
  • Déficit Atencional e Hiperactividad: fronteras y desafíos. Eds. F. Aboitiz and X. Carrasco. Ediciones UC, Santiago, Chile. 2010. ISBN: 9789561410886


  • Aboitiz F, Montiel J. (2007). Origin and evolution of the vertebrate telencephalon, with special reference to the mammalian neocortex. Vol. 193. In the Series Advances in Anatomy, Embryology and Cell Biology, 116pp. Springer Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-49761-5


  • 2016 – Attentional Networks in Language development. FONDECYT 1160258.
  • 2012 – Oculomotor performance in ADHD. The influence of distractors and task difficulty. Fondecyt Nº1120412.
  • 2011 – Millenium Center for the Neuroscience of Memory. Iniciativa Científica milenio.  NC10-001-F
  • 2009 – Psychophysiological study of attentional dynamics during the flux of consciousness. FONDECYT Nº 1090612
  • 2008 – ADHD: inter-ethnic comparison of endophenotypes that constitute significant risk factors. FONDECYT Nº 1080219.