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Prof. Seong-Whan Lee's paper accepted in Human Brain Mapping
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Prof. Seong-Whan Lee's new research, Multiple Functional Networks Modeling for Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis was accepted in Human Brain Mapping.

 

Title: Multiple Functional Networks Modeling for Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis

 

Abstract

Despite countless studies on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), diagnosis relies on specific behavioral criteria and neuroimaging biomarkers for the disorder are still relatively scarce and irrelevant for diagnostic workup. Many researchers have focused on functional networks of brain activities using resting-state functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (rsfMRI) to diagnose brain diseases, including ASD. Although some existing methods are able to reveal the abnormalities in functional networks, they are either highly dependent on prior assumptions for modeling these networks or do not focus on latent Functional Connectivities (FCs) by considering discriminative relations among FCs in a non-linear way. In this paper, we propose a novel framework to model multiple networks of rsfMRI with data-driven approaches. Specifically, we construct large-scale functional networks with hierarchical clustering and find discriminative connectivity patterns between ASD and Normal Controls (NC). We then learn features and classifiers for each cluster through Discriminative Restricted Boltzmann Machines (DRBMs). In the testing phase, each DRBM determines whether a test sample is ASD or NC, based upon which we make a final decision with a majority voting strategy. We assess the diagnostic performance of the proposed method using public datasets and describe the effectiveness of our method by comparing it to competing methods. We also rigorously analyze FCs learned by DRBMs on each cluster and discover dominant FCs that play a major role in discriminating between ASD and NC. 

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