Nancy Sicotte, M.D.


Associate Professor, Neurology

Member, Brain Research Institute

Neuroscience GPB Home Area

Awards and Honors:

UCLA School of Medicine

UCLA School of Medicine

UCLA School of Medicine

Contact Information

Work Phone Number: (310) 794-1195
(310) 825-7313

Office Address:

710 Westwood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90095


Mazziotta, J. C. Woods, R. Iacoboni, M. Sicotte, N. Yaden, K. Tran, M. Bean, C. Kaplan, J. Toga, A. W.   The myth of the normal, average human brain-The ICBM experience: (1) Subject screening and eligibility, NeuroImage, 2008; .
Cardinal KS, Wilson S, Giesser BS, Klutch R, Drain AE, Sicotte NL   A longitudinal fMRI study of PASAT performance in healthy controls, Multiple Sclerosis, 2008; 14(4): 465-471.
Sicotte, NL Kern, KC Giesser, BS Arshanapali, A Schultz, A Montag, M Wang, H Bookheimer, S.Y.   Regional Hippocampal Atrophy in Multiple Sclerosis, Brain, 2008; 131(pt 4): 1134-41.
Corso, J. J. Yuille, A. Sicotte, N. L. Toga, A.   Detection and segmentation of pathological structures by the extended graph-shifts algorithm, Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv Int Conf Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv, 2007; 10(pt 1): 985-93.
Sicotte, N. L. Kern, K. Giesser, B. S. Schultz, A Montag, M Vinters, H. V. Bookheimer, S. Y.   Hippocampal abnormalities in multiple sclerosis: imaging and histopathological findings, 23rd Annual ECTRIMS Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 2007; .
Sicotte, N. L. Giesser, B. S. Tandon, V. Klutch, R. Steiner, B. Drain, A. E. Shattuck, D. W. Hull, L. Wang, H. J. Elashoff, R. M. Swerdloff, R. S. Voskuhl, R. R.   Testosterone treatment in multiple sclerosis: a pilot study, Arch Neurol, 2007; 64(5): 683-8.
Salamon, N Sicotte, N Drain, A Frew, A Alger, JR Jen, J Perlman, S Salamon, G   White matter fiber tractography and color mapping of the normal human cerebellum with diffusion tensor imaging Journal of neuroradiology. Journal de neuroradiologie, 2007; 34(2): 115-28.
Sicotte, N. L. Salamon, G. Shattuck, D. W. Hageman, N. Rub, U. Salamon, N. Drain, A. E. Demer, J. L. Engle, E. C. Alger, J. R. Baloh, R. W. Deller, T. Jen, J. C.   Diffusion tensor MRI shows abnormal brainstem crossing fibers associated with ROBO3 mutations, Neurology, 2006; 67(3): 519-21.
Woods, R. P. Freimer, N. B. De Young, J. A. Fears, S. C. Sicotte, N. L. Service, S. K. Valentino, D. J. Toga, A. W. Mazziotta, J. C.   Normal variants of Microcephalin and ASPM do not account for brain size variability, Hum Mol Genet, 2006; 15(12): 2025-9.
Salamon, N. Sicotte, N. Alger, J. Shattuck, D. Perlman, S. Sinha, U. Schultze-Haakh, H. Salamon, G.   Analysis of the brain-stem white-matter tracts with diffusion tensor imaging, Neuroradiology, 2005; 47(12): 895-902.
Salamon, N. Sicotte, N. Mongkolwat, P. Shattuck, D. Salamon, G.   The human cerebral cortex on MRI: value of the coronal plane, Surg Radiol Anat, 2005; 27(5): 431-43.
Jen, JC Chan, WM Bosley, TM Wan, J Carr, JR R????b, U Shattuck, D Salamon, G Kudo, LC Ou, J Lin, DD Salih, MA Kansu, T Al Dhalaan, H Al Zayed, Z MacDonald, DB Stigsby, B Plaitakis, A Dretakis, EK Gottlob, I Pieh, C Traboulsi, EI Wang, Q Wang, L Andrews, C Yamada, K Demer, JL Karim, S Alger, JR Geschwind, DH Deller, T Sicotte, NL Nelson, SF Baloh, RW Engle, EC   Mutations in a human ROBO gene disrupt hindbrain axon pathway crossing and morphogenesis Science (New York, N.Y.), 2004; 304(5676): 1509-13.
Soldan, SS Alvarez Retuerto, AI Sicotte, NL Voskuhl, RR   Dysregulation of IL-10 and IL-12p40 in secondary progressive multiple sclerosis Journal of neuroimmunology, 2004; 146(1-2): 209-15.
Soldan, S. S. Alvarez Retuerto, A. I. Sicotte, N. L. Voskuhl, R. R.   Immune modulation in multiple sclerosis patients treated with the pregnancy hormone estriol, J Immunol, 2003; 171(11): 6267-74.
Sicotte, N. L. Voskuhl, R. R. Bouvier, S. Klutch, R. Cohen, M. S. Mazziotta, J. C.   Comparison of multiple sclerosis lesions at 1.5 and 3.0 Tesla, Invest Radiol, 2003; 38(7): 423-7.
Sicotte, N. L. Liva, S. M. Klutch, R. Pfeiffer, P. Bouvier, S. Odesa, S. Wu, T. C. Voskuhl, R. R.   Treatment of multiple sclerosis with the pregnancy hormone estriol, Ann Neurol, 2002; 52(4): 421-8.
Pouratian, N Sicotte, N Rex, D Martin, NA Becker, D Cannestra, AF Toga, AW   Spatial/temporal correlation of BOLD and optical intrinsic signals in humans Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2002; 47(4): 766-76.
Sicotte, NL Voskuhl, RR   Onset of multiple sclerosis associated with anti-TNF therapy Neurology, 2001; 57(10): 1885-8.
Pouratian, N Bookheimer, SY O'Farrell, AM Sicotte, NL Cannestra, AF Becker, D Toga, AW   Optical imaging of bilingual cortical representations. Case report Journal of neurosurgery, 2000; 93(4): 676-81.
Woods, RP Dapretto, M Sicotte, NL Toga, AW Mazziotta, JC   Creation and use of a Talairach-compatible atlas for accurate, automated, nonlinear intersubject registration, and analysis of functional imaging data Human brain mapping, 1999; 8(2-3): 73-9.
Sicotte, N. L. Woods, R. P. Mazziotta, J. C.   Handedness in twins: a meta-analysis, Laterality, 1999; 4(3): 265-86.
Woods, RP Grafton, ST Watson, JD Sicotte, NL Mazziotta, JC   Automated image registration: II. Intersubject validation of linear and nonlinear models Journal of computer assisted tomography, 1998; 22(1): 153-65.