Monolingual and bilingual language networks in healthy subjects using functional MRI and graph theory

@article{Li2021MonolingualAB,
  title={Monolingual and bilingual language networks in healthy subjects using functional MRI and graph theory},
  author={Qiongge Li and Luca Pasquini and Gino Del Ferraro and Madeleine N Gene and Kyung K. Peck and Hern{\'a}n A. Makse and Andrei I. Holodny},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2021},
  volume={11}
}
Bilingualism requires control of multiple language systems, and may lead to architectural differences in language networks obtained from clinical fMRI tasks. Emerging connectivity metrics such as k-core may capture these differences, highlighting crucial network components based on resiliency. We investigated the influence of bilingualism on clinical fMRI language tasks and characterized bilingual networks using connectivity metrics to provide a patient care benchmark. Sixteen right-handed… 
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