Meyza KZ, Bartal IB, Monfils MH, Panksepp JB, Knapska E. The roots of empathy: Through the lens of rodent models. Neuroscience Biobehavioral Review. 2017 May;76(Pt B):216-234.

Ben-Ami Bartal I, Shan H, Molasky NM, Murray TM, Williams JZ, Decety J, Mason P. Anxiolytic Treatment Impairs Helping Behavior in Rats. Frontiers Psychology. 2016 Jun 8;7:850.

Decety J, Bartal IB-A, Uzefovsky F, Knafo-Noam A. (2015) Empathy as a driver of prosocial behaviour: highly conserved neurobehavioural mechanisms across species. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B
20150077. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2015.0077 PDF

Ben-Ami Bartal I, Rogers D, Bernardez Sarria MS, Decety J, Mason P (2014) Pro-social behavior in rats is modulated by social experience. eLife 3:e01385. 

 

Ben-Ami Bartal I, Decety J, and Mason P, (2011) Empathy and pro-social behavior in rats, Science 334: 1427-30. PDF

 

Perry A, Bentin S, Bartal IB, Lamm C, Decety J. (2010) "Feeling" the pain of those who are different from us: Modulation of EEG in the mu/alpha range. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci. 10(4):493-504. PDF

 

Bartal I, Melamed R, Greenfeld K, Atzil S, Glasner A, Domankevich V, Naor R, Beilin B, Yardeni IZ, Ben-Eliyahu S. (2010) Immune perturbations in patients along the perioperative period: alterations in cell surface markers and leukocyte subtypes before and after surgery. Brain Behav Immun.24(3):376-86. PDF

 

Mason P, Bartal IB. (2010) How the social brain experiences empathy: Summary of a gathering. Soc Neurosci. 22:1-5. PDF

 

Avraham R, Benish M, Inbar S, Bartal I, Rosenne E, Ben-Eliyahu S. (2010) Synergism between immunostimulation and prevention of surgery-induced immune suppression: an approach to reduce post-operative tumor progression. Brain Behav Immun. 24(6):952-8. PDF

 

Benish M, Bartal I, Goldfarb Y, Levi B, Avraham R, Raz A, Ben-Eliyahu S. (2008) Perioperative use of beta-blockers and COX-2 inhibitors may improve immune competence and reduce the risk of tumor metastasis. Ann Surg Oncol.;15(7):2042-52. PDF

Book Chapters

Carter, S.C., Ben-Ami Bartal, I., Porges, E.C. (2017) The Roots of Compassion and Empathy: An Evolutionary and Neurobiological Perspective. In The Oxford Handbook of Compassion Science. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Ben-Ami Bartal, I., Perry, A. (2017) The Evolution of Prosocial Behavior In Countertransference in Perspective: The Double-Edged Sword of the Patient-Therapist Emotional Relationship. Sussex Academic Publishing, UK.
Perry, A., Ben-Ami Bartal, I. (2017) The neurobiology of empathy In Countertransference in Perspective: The Double-Edged Sword of the Patient-Therapist Emotional Relationship. Sussex Academic Publishing, UK. 2017
Ben-Ami Bartal, I. & Mason, P. Helping Behavior in Rats in Neuronal Correlates of Empathy, Kzenia M., & Knapska E., Eds. Elsevier. Expected publication Feb 2018

Publications

Dr. Inbal Ben-Ami Bartal