Loretxu Bergouignan

Loretxu Bergouignan

Postdoctoral Researcher

Marie Curie Fellowship 2014-2016

Hippocampus, episodic memory, episodic autobiographical memory, hippocampo-cortical network, medial prefrontal cortex, encoding-retrieval, body-memory interaction, bodily self, psychopathology, narrative-self, cognitive neuroscience, MRI, fMRI.

Tel.: +34 943 309 300


  • Guterstam, A., Björnsdotter, M., Bergouignan, L., Gentile, G., Li, T.Q., & Ehrsson, H.H., ( 2015 ) Decoding illusory self-location from activity in the human hippocampus. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience; 9:412. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2015.00412.
  • Bergouignan, L., Nyberg, L., & Ehrsson, H.H. , ( 2014 ) Out-of-body induced hippocampal amnesia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111(12):4421-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1318801111
  • Brozzoli, C., Gentile, G., Bergouignan, L., & Ehrsson, H.H. , ( 2013 ) A shared representation for the space near oneself and another person in human premotor cortex. Current Biology, 23(18):1764-8.
  • Freton, M., Lemogne, C., Bergouignan, L., Delaveau, P., Lehéricy, S., Fossati, P., ( 2013 ) The eye of the self: precuneus volume and visual perspective during autobiographical mem-ory retrieval. Brain Structure and Function.
  • Bergouignan, L., Lefranc JP, Chupin M, Morel N, Spano JP, & Fossati P., ( 2011 ) Breast cancer experience affects both the hippocampus volume and the episodic autobiographical memory retrieval. Plos One;6(10):e25349.
  • Lemogne C, Gorwood P, Bergouignan, L., Pélissolo A, Lehéricy S, & Fossati P. , ( 2011 ) Negative affectivity, self-referential processing and the cortical midline structures. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience; 6(4):426-33.
  • Lemogne C, Mayberg H, Bergouignan, L., Volle E, Delaveau P, Lehéricy S, Allilaire JF, & Fossati P, ( 2010 ) Self-referential processing and the prefrontal cortex over the course of depression: a pilot study. Journal of Affective Disorders; 124(1-2):196-201.
  • Bergouignan, L., Chupin M, Czechowska Y, Kinkingnéhun S, Lemogne C, Le Bastard G, Lepage M, Garnero L, Colliot O, & Fossati P. , ( 2009 ) Can voxel based morphometry, manual segmentation and automated segmentation equally detect hippocampal volume differences in acute depression? NeuroImage 1;45(1):29-37.
  • Lemogne C, Bergouignan, L., Piolino P, Jouvent R, Allilaire JF, & Fossati P. , ( 2009 ) Cognitive avoidance of intrusive memories and autobiographical memory: specificity, autonoetic consciousness, and self-perspective. Memory;17(1):1-7
  • Lemogne C, Bergouignan, L., Boni C, Gorwood P, Pélissolo A, & Fossati P. , ( 2009 ) Genetics and personality affect visual perspective in autobiographical memory. Consciousness and Cognition; 18(3):823-30.
  • Lemogne C, le Bastard G, Mayberg H, Volle E, Bergouignan, L., Lehéricy S, Allilaire JF, Fossati P., ( 2009 ) In search of the depressive self: extended medial prefrontal network during self-referential processing in major depression. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience,(3):305-12
  • Bergouignan, L., Lemogne C, Foucher A, Longin E, Vistoli D, Allilaire JF, & Fossati P. , ( 2008 ) Field perspective deficit for positive memories characterizes Autobiographical Memory in Euthymic Depressed patients. Behaviour Research and Therapy;46(3):322-333.