Yu, X., Ferradal, S. Sliva, D., Dunstan, J., Carruthers, C., Sanfilippo, J., Zuk, J., Zollei, Z., Boyd, E., Gagoski, B., Grant, P.E., Gaab, N. Functional connectivity in infancy and toddlerhood predicts long-term language and pre-literacy outcomes [in press].

Zuk, J., Yu, X., Sanfilippo, J., Figuccio, M., Dunstan, J., Carruthers, C., Turesky, T., Grant, E., Gaab, N. (2021). White matter in infancy is prospectively associated with language outcomes in kindergartenDevelopmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 50, 100973.

Zuk, J., Dunstan, J., Norton, E., Yu, X., Ozernov-Palchik, O., Wang, Y., Hogan, T., Gabrieli, J.D.E. & Gaab, N. (2021). Multifactorial pathways facilitate resilience among kindergarteners at risk for dyslexia: A longitudinal behavioral and neuroimaging study. Developmental Science, 24(1), e12983.


Yu, X., Zuk, J., Mauer, M., Ozernov-Palchik, O., Raney, T., Beach, S., Norton, E.S., Gabrieli, J.D.E., & Gaab, N. (2020). Putative protective neural mechanisms in prereaders with a family history of dyslexia who subsequently develop typical reading skills. Human Brain Mapping, 41(10), 2827-2845. 


Ozernov-Palchik, O., Norton, E.S., Wang, Y., Beach, S.D., Zuk, J., Wolf, M., Gabrieli, J.D.E., & Gaab, N. (2019). The relationship between socioeconomic status and white matter microstructure in pre-reading children: A longitudinal investigation.Human Brain Mapping, 1-14.


Zuk, J., Purdue, M., Becker, B., Yu, X., Chang, M., Raschle, N.R., & Gaab, N. (2018). Neural correlates of phonological processing: disrupted in children with reading disorders and enhanced in children with musical training. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 34, 82-91.
  Zuk, J., & Gaab, N. (2018). Evaluating the roles of predisposition and training in shaping the musician’s brain: a developmental perspective. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1423(1), 40-50.
  Yu, X., Zuk, J., & Gaab, N. (2018). What factors facilitate resilience in developmental dyslexia? Examining protective and compensatory mechanisms across the developmental trajectory. Child Development Perspectives, 12(4), 240-246.
  Zuk, J., Iuzzini, J., Cabbage, K., Green, J., Carrell, T., Hogan, T.P. (2018). Poor speech perception is not a core deficit of childhood apraxia of speech: preliminary findings. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 61(3), 583-592.
  Yu, X., Raney, T., Perdue, M.V., Zuk, J., Ozernov-Palchik, O., Becker, B.C., Raschle, N.M. & Gaab, N. (2018). Emergence of the neural network underlying phonological processing from the pre-reading to the emergent reading stage: a longitudinal study. Human Brain Mapping, 39(5), 2047-2063.
  Cabbage, K., Farquharson, K., Iuzzini-Siegel, J., Zuk, J., & Hogan, T. (2018). Exploring the overlap between dyslexia and speech sound production deficits. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 49, 774-786.


Zuk, J., Bishop-Lieber, P., Ozernov-Palchik, O., Peysakovich, B., Moore, E., Overy, K., Welch, G., Gaab, N. (2017). Revisiting the ‘enigma’ of musicians with dyslexia: auditory sequencing and speech abilities. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 146(4), 495-511.
  Langer, N., Peysakhovich, B., Zuk, J., Drottar, M., Sliva, D., Smith, S., Becker, B., Grant, E., & Gaab, N. (2017). White matter alterations in infants at risk for developmental dyslexia. Cerebral Cortex, 27(2), 1027-1036.


Clayton, K.K., Swaminathan, J., Yazdanbaksh, A., Zuk, J., Patel, A.D. & Kidd Jr, G. (2016). Executive function, visual attention and the cocktail party problem in musicians and non-musicians. PLoS ONE, 11(7), e0157638.


Zuk, J., Benjamin, C., Kenyon, A., & Gaab, N. (2014). Behavioral and neural correlates of executive functioning in musicians and nonmusicians. PLoS ONE, 9(6), e99868.
  Raschle, N.M., Smith, S., Zuk, J., Figuccio, M., & Gaab, N. (2014). Investigating the neural correlates of voice versus speech-sound directed information in pre-school children. PLoS ONE, 9(12), e115549.


Zuk, J., Ozernov-Palchik, O., Kim, H., Lakshminarayanan, K., Gabrieli, J.D.E., Tallal, P., & Gaab, N. (2013). Enhanced syllable discrimination thresholds in musicians. PLoS ONE, 8(12), e80546.
  Zuk, J., Estevan Andrade, P., Valeria C.A. Andrade, O., Gardiner, M., & Gaab, N. (2013). Musical, language, and reading abilities in early Portuguese readers. Frontiers in Psychology, 4(228), 1-12.


Raschle, N., Zuk, J., Ortiz-Mantilla, S., Sliva, D., Franceschi, A., Grant, E., Benasich, A., & Gaab, N. (2012). Pediatric neuroimaging in early childhood and infancy: challenges and practical guidelines. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1252, 43-50.
  Raschle, N. M., Zuk, J., & Gaab, N. (2012). Functional characteristics of developmental dyslexia in left-hemispheric posterior brain regions predate reading onset. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(6), 2156–2161.


Wan, C.Y., Bazen, L., Baars, R., Libenson, A., Zuk, J., Norton, A., & Schlaug, G. (2011). Auditory motor-mapping training as an intervention to facilitate speech output in nonverbal children with autism: a proof of concept study. PLoS ONE, 6(9), e25505.
  Loui, P., Kroog, K., Zuk, J., Winner, E., & Schlaug, G. (2011). Relating pitch awareness to phonemic awareness in children: implications for tone-deafness and dyslexia. Frontiers in Psychology, 2(111).