This list may not always include my most recent publications. For a more up-to-date list, check out my Google Scholar profile!


Setton, R., Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Sheldon, S., Turner, G. R., & Spreng, R. N. (2022). Hippocampus and temporal pole functional connectivity is associated with age and individual differences in autobiographical memory. PNAS, 119(41), e2203039119. doi:10.1073/pnas.2203039119.

Spreng, R. N., Setton, R., Alter, U., Cassidy, B. N., Darboh, B., DuPre, E., Kantarovich, K., Lockrow, A. W., Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Luh, W. M., Kundu, P., & Turner, G. R. (2022). Neurocognitive aging data release with behavioral, structural and multi-echo functional MRI measures. Scientific data, 9(1), 119. doi:10.1038/s41597-022-01231-7.

Setton, R.‡, Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L.‡ , Girn, M., Lockrow, A. W., Baracchini, G., Lowe, A. J., ... & Spreng, R. N. (2022). Age differences in the functional architecture of the human brain. Cerebral cortex. doi:10.1093/cercor/bhac056.

Kantarovich, K., Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Fernández-Cabello, S., Setton, R., Baracchini, G., Lockrow, A. W., Spreng, R. N., & Turner, G. R. (2022). White matter lesion load is associated with lower within- and greater between- network connectivity across older age. Neurobiology of aging, 112, 170–180. doi:10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2022.01.005.


Baracchini, G., Mišić, B., Setton, R., Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Girn, M., Nomi, J. S., Uddin, L. Q., Turner, G. R., & Spreng, R. N. (2021). Inter-regional BOLD signal variability is an organizational feature of functional brain networks. NeuroImage, 237, 118149. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2021.118149.

Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L. & Spreng, R.N. (2021). Social exclusion reliably engages the default network: A meta-analysis of Cyberball. NeuroImage, 227, 117666. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.117666


Spreng, R. N., Dimas, E., Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Dagher, A., Koellinger, P., Nave, G., Ong, A., Kernbach, J. M., Wiecki, T. V., Ge, T., Li, Y., Holmes, A. J., Yeo, B. T. T., Turner, G. R., Dunbar, R. I. M., & Bzdok, D. (2020). The default network of the human brain is associated with perceived social isolation. Nature Communications, 11(1), 6393. doi:10.1038/s41467-020-20039-w


Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L. ,Ge, T., Chong, M., Ferguson, M.A., Misic, B., Burrow., A.L.,Leahy, R., & Spreng, R.N. (2019). Loneliness and meaning in life are reflected in the intrinsic network architecture of the brain. Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience,14(4), 423-433. doi:10.1093/scan/nsz021.


Natan, R. G., Carruthers, I. M.,Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., & Geffen, M. N. (2017). Gain control in the auditory cortex evoked by changing temporal correlation of sounds. Cerebral Cortex, 27(3), 2385–2402. doi:10.1093/cercor/bhw083


Natan, R. G., Briguglio, J. J.,Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Jones, S. I., Aizenberg, M., Goldberg, E. M., & Geffen, M. N. (2015). Complementary control of sensory adaptation by two types of cortical interneurons. ELife, 4. doi:10.7554/eLife.09868

Aizenberg, M.,Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Briguglio, J. J., Natan, R. G., & Geffen, M. N. (2015). Bidirectional regulation of innate and learned behaviors that rely on frequency discrimination by cortical inhibitory neurons. PLoS Biology, 13(12), e1002308. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002308

Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Davis, A. J. O., Aizenberg, M., & Geffen, M. N. (2015). Selective impairment in frequency discrimination in a mouse model of tinnitus. PloS One, 10(9), e0137749. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0137749

Carruthers, I. M., Laplagne, D. A., Jaegle, A., Briguglio, J. J., Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Natan, R. G., & Geffen, M. N. (2015). Emergence of invariant representation of vocalizations in the auditory cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology, 114(5), 2726–2740. doi:10.1152/jn.00095.2015


O’Keefe, L. M., Doran, S. J.,Mwilambwe-Tshilobo, L., Conti, L. H., Venna, V. R., & McCullough, L. D. (2014). Social isolation after stroke leads to depressive-like behavior and decreased BDNF levels in mice. Behavioural Brain Research, 260, 162–170. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2013.10.047