• Bohnen, N. I., & Carli, G. (2023). Reader Response: Serial Nigrostriatal Dopaminergic Imaging in Mild Cognitive Impairment With Lewy Bodies, Alzheimer Disease, and Age-Matched Controls. Neurology.
  • Kanel, P., Carli, G., Vangel, R., Roytman, S., & Bohnen, N. I. (2023). Challenges and innovations in brain PET analysis of neurodegenerative disorders: a mini-review on partial volume effects, small brain region studies, and reference region selection. Frontiers in Neuroscience.
  • Slingerland, S., van der Zee, S., Carli, G., Slomp, A. C., Boertien, J. M., Bohnen, N. I., … & Laar, T. V. (2023). Cholinergic innervation topography in GBA-associated de novo Parkinson’s disease patients. Brain.
  • Carli, G.*, Meles, S. K.*, Reesink, F. E., de Jong, B. M., Pilotto, A., Padovani, A., … & Perani, D. (2023). Comparison of univariate and multivariate analyses for brain [18F] FDG PET data in α-synucleinopathies. NeuroImage: Clinical. *These authors equally contributed.
  • Carli, G., Meles, S. K., Janzen, A., Sittig, E., Kogan, R. V., Perani, D., … & the REMPET Working Group. (2023). Occipital hypometabolism is a risk factor for conversion to Parkinson’s disease in isolated REM sleep behaviour disorder. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.
  • Carli, G.*, Cavicchioli, M.*, Martini, A. L., Bruscoli, M., Manfredi, A., Presotto, L., … & Perani, D. (2023). Neurobiological Dysfunctional Substrates for the Self-Medication Hypothesis in Adult Individuals with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Cocaine Use Disorder: A Fluorine-18-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography Study. Brain Connectivity. *These authors equally contributed.
  • D’Este, G., Berra, F., Carli, G., Leitner, C., Marelli, S., Zucconi, M., … & Galbiati, A. (2023). Cognitive Reserve in Isolated Rapid Eye-Movement Sleep Behavior Disorder. Brain sciences.
  • Caminiti, S. P., & Carli, G. (2023). Molecular imaging evidence in favor or against PDD and DLB overlap. In Neuroimaging in Parkinson’s Disease and Related Disorders.


  • Boccalini, C.*, Carli, G.*, Vanoli, E. G., Cocco, A., Albanese, A., Garibotto, V., & Perani, D. (2022). Manual and semi-automated approaches to MIBG myocardial scintigraphy in patients with Parkinson’s disease. Frontiers in Medicine. *These authors equally contributed.
  • Boccalini, C.*, Carli, G.*, Tondo, G., Polito, C., Catricalà, E., Berti, V., … & Perani, D. Brain metabolic connectivity reconfiguration in the semantic variant of primary progressive aphasia. Cortex. *These authors equally contributed.
  • Boccalini, C.*, Carli, G.*, Pilotto, A., Padovani, A., & Perani, D. Gender differences in dopaminergic system dysfunction in de novo Parkinson’s disease clinical subtypes. Neurobiology of Disease. *These authors equally contributed.
  • Boccalini, C., Bortolin, E., Carli, G., Pilotto, A., Padovani, A., Ferini-Strambi, L., & Perani, D. Metabolic connectivity of resting-state networks in alpha synucleinopathies, from prodromal to dementia phase. Frontiers in Neuroscience.
  • Martini, A. L.*, Carli, G.*, Kiferle, L., Piersanti, P., Palumbo, P., Morbelli, S., … & Sestini, S. Time‑dependent recovery of brain hypometabolism in neuro‑COVID‑19 patients. *These authors equally contributed.


  • Caminiti, S. P.*, Carli, G.*, Avenali, M., Blandini, F., & Perani, D. Clinical and Dopamine Transporter Imaging Trajectories in a Cohort of Parkinson’s Disease Patients with GBA Mutations. Movement Disorders. *These authors equally contributed.
  • Galbiati, A., Carli, G., Fasiello, E., Casoni, F., Zucconi, M., De Gennaro, L., … & Ferini-Strambi, L. Exploring the functional role and neural correlates of K-complexes in isolated rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder. Cortex.
  • Beretta, L., Carli, G., Caffarra, P., & Perani, D. Distinct brain dysfunctions underlying visuo-constructive deficit in DLB and AD. Brain Imaging and Behavior.
  • Alongi, P., Chiaravalloti, A., Berti, V., Vellani, C., Trifirò, G., Puccini, G., Carli, G., … & Sestini, S. Amyloid PET in the diagnostic workup of neurodegenerative disease. Clinical and Translational Imaging.
  • Carli, G., Tondo, G., Boccalini, C., & Perani, D. Brain Molecular Connectivity in Neurodegenerative Conditions. Brain Sciences.
  • Perani, D., Caminiti, S. P., Carli, G., & Tondo, G. PET Neuroimaging in Dementia Conditions. PET and SPECT in Neurology.
  • Boccalini, C., Carli, G., Pilotto, A., Padovani, A., Perani, D. Gender-related vulnerability of dopaminergic neural networks in Parkinson’s disease. Brain Connectivity.


  • Carli, G., Caminiti, S. P., Sala, A., Galbiati, A., Pilotto, A., Ferini-Strambi, L., … & Perani, D. Impaired metabolic brain networks associated with neurotransmission systems in the α-synuclein spectrum. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders.
  • Tondo, G., Carli, G., Santangelo, R., Mattioli, M. V., Presotto, L., … & Perani, D. Biomarker-based definition of limbic-predominant long-lasting amnestic mild cognitive impairment. European Journal of Neurology.
  • Carli, G., Boccalini, C., Vanoli, G., Filippi, M., Iannaccone, S., Magnani, G., & Perani, D. Specific occupational profiles as proxies of cognitive reserve induce neuroprotection in dementia with Lewy bodies. Brain Imaging and Behavior.
  • Carli, G., Caminiti, S. P., Galbiati, A., Marelli, S., Casoni, F., Padovani, A., … & Perani, D. In-vivo signatures of neurodegeneration in isolated rapid eye movement sleep behaviour disorder. European Journal of Neurology.


  • Malpetti, M., Carli, G., Sala, A., Cerami, C., Marcone, A., Iannaccone, S., … & Perani, D. Variant-specific vulnerability in metabolic connectivity and resting-state networks in behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia. Cortex.
  • Galbiati, A., Carli, G., Dodich, A., Marelli, S., Pagnini, C., Cerami, C., … & Ferini-Strambi, L. Qualitative Scoring of the Pentagon Test: A Tool for the Identification of Subtle Cognitive Deficits in Isolated REM Sleep Behavior Disorder Patients. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology.


  • Galbiati, A, Carli, G., Hensley, M., & Ferini-Strambi, L. REM Sleep Behavior Disorder and Alzheimer’s Disease: Definitely No Relationship? Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease.
  • Ferini-Strambi, L., Carli, G., Casoni, F., & Galbiati, A. Restless legs syndrome and Parkinson’s disease: a causal relationship between the two disorders? Frontiers in Neurology.
  • Dodich, A., Carli, G., Cerami, C., Iannaccone, S., Magnani, G., and Perani, D. Social and cognitive control skills in long-life occupation activities modulate the brain reserve in the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia. Cortex.