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Publications 2015


  1. Bhattacharyya S, Falkenberg I, Martin-Santos R, Atakan Z, Crippa JA, Giampietro V, Brammer M, McGuire P. Cannabinoid Modulation of Functional Connectivity within Regions Processing Attentional Salience. Neuropsychopharmacology 2015, 40:1343-1352.
  2. Buyukturkoglu K, Roettgers H, Sommer J, Rana M, Dietzsch L, Arikan EB, Veit R, Malekshahi R, Kircher T, Birbaumer N, Sitaram R, Ruiz S. Self-Regulation of Anterior Insula with Real-Time fMRI and Its Behavioral Effects in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Feasibility Study. PLoS One 2015, 10:e0135872.
  3. Büttner M, Jezova D, Greene B, Konrad C, Kircher T, Murck H. Target-based biomarker selection – mineralocorticoid receptor-related biomarkers and treatment outcome in major depression. Journal of Psychiatric Research 2015, 66-67:24-37.
  4. Dannlowski U, Grabe HJ, Wittfeld K, Klaus J, Konrad C, Grotegerd D, Redlich R, Suslow T, Opel N, Ohrmann P, Bauer J, Zwanzger P, Laeger I, Hohoff C, Arolt V, Heindel W, Deppe M, Domschke K, Hegenscheid K, Völzke H, Stacey D, Meyer Zu Schwabedissen H, Kugel H, Baune BT. Multimodal imaging of a tescalcin (TESC)-regulating polymorphism (rs7294919)-specific effects on hippocampal gray matter structure. Molecular Psychiatry 2015, 20:398-404.
  5. Dannlowski U, Kugel H, Grotegerd D, Redlich R, Suchy J, Opel N, Suslow T, Konrad C, Ohrmann P, Bauer J, Kircher T, Krug A, Jansen A, Baune BT, Heindel W, Domschke K, Forstner A, Nöthen MM, Treutlein J, Arolt V, Hohoff C, Rietschel M, Witt S. NCAN cross-disorder risk variant is associated with limbic gray matter deficits in healthy subjects and major depression. Neuropsychopharmacology 2015, 40:2510-2516.
  6. Drenckhan I, Glöckner-Rist A, Rist F, Richter J, Gloster AT, Fehm L, Lang T, Alpers GW, Hamm AO, Fydrich T, Kircher T, Arolt V, Deckert J, Ströhle A, Wittchen HU, Gerlach AL. Dimensional structure of bodily panic attack symptoms and their specific connections to panic cognitions, anxiety sensitivity and claustrophobic fears. Psychological Medicine 2015, 45:1675-85.
  7. Falkenberg I, Chaddock C, Murray RM, McDonald C, Modinos G, Bramon E, Walshe M, Broome M, McGuire P, Allen P. Failure to deactivate medial prefrontal cortex in people at high risk for psychosis. European Psychiatry 2015, 30:633-40.
  8. Falkenberg I, Valmaggia L, Byrnes M, Frascarelli M, Jones C, Rocchetti M, Straube B, Badger S, McGuire P, Fusar-Poli P. Why are help-seeking subjects at ultra-high risk for psychosis help-seeking? Psychiatry Research 2015, 228:808-815.
  9. Frässle S, Paulus FM, Krach S, Schweinberger SR, Stephan KE, Jansen A. Mechanisms of hemispheric lateralization: Asymmetric interhemispheric recruitment in the face perception network. Neuroimage 2015, Neuroimage 2015, 124:977-988.
  10. Frässle S, Stephan KE, Friston KJ, Steup M, Krach S, Paulus FM, Jansen A. Test-retest reliability of dynamic causal modeling for fMRI. Neuroimage 2015, 117:56-66.
  11. Gebhardt S, von Georgi R. The change of music preferences following the onset of a mental disorder. Mental Illness 2015, 7(5784):21-25.
  12. Gloster AT, Gerlach AL, Hamm A, Höfler M, Alpers GW, Kircher T, Ströhle A, Lang T, Wittchen HU, Deckert J, Reif A. 5HTT is Associated with the Phenotype Psychological Flexibility: Results from a Randomized Clinical Trial. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience 2015, 265:399-406.
  13. Grezellschak S, Lincoln TM, Westermann S. Cognitive emotion regulation in patients with schizophrenia: Evidence for effective reappraisal and distraction.L Psychiatry Research 2015, 229:434-439.
  14. Günther V, Dannlowski U, Kersting A, Suslow T. Associations between childhood maltreatment and emotion processing biases in major depression: results from a dot-probe task. BMC Psychiatry 2015, 15:123.
  15. Hahn T, Kircher T, Straube B, Wittchen HU, Konrad C, Ströhle A, Wittmann A, Pfleiderer B, Reif A, Arolt V, Lueken U. Predicting Treatment Response to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Panic Disorder With Agoraphobia by Integrating Local Neural Information. JAMA Psychiatry 72:68-74.
  16. He Y, Gebhardt H, Steines M, Sammer G, Kircher T, Nagels A, Straube B. The EEG and fMRI signatures of neural integration: An investigation of meaningful gestures and corresponding speech. Neuropsychologia 2015, 72:27-42.
  17. Hesse K, Kriston L, Mehl S, Wittorf A, Herrlich J, Wölwer WS, Klingberg S. The vicious cycle of family atmosphere, interpersonal self-concepts and paranoia in schizophrenia - A longitudinal study. Schizophrenia Bulletin 2015, 41:1403-1412.
  18. Hohoff C, Weber H, Richter J, Domschke K, Zwanzger PM, Ohrmann P, Bauer J, Suslow T, Kugel H, Baumann C, Klauke B, Jacob CP, Fritze J, Bandelow B, Gloster AT, Gerlach AL, Kircher T, Lang T, Alpers GW, Ströhle A, Fehm L, Wittchen HU, Arolt V, Pauli P, Hamm A, Reif A, Deckert J. RGS2 ggenetic variation: Association analysis with panic disorder and dimensional as well as intermediate phenotypes of anxiety. American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics 2015, 168:211-222.
  19. Hommers L, Raab A, Bohl A, Weber H, Scholz CJ, Erhardt A, Binder E, Arolt V, Gerlach A, Gloster A, Kalisch R, Kircher T, Lonsdorf T, Ströhle A, Zwanzger P, Mattheisen M, Cichon S, Lesch KP, Domschke K, Reif A, Lohse MJ, Deckert J. MicroRNA hsa-miR-4717-5p regulates RGS2 and may be a risk factor for anxiety-related traits. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics 2015, 168B:296-306.
  20. Kandylaki KD, Nagels A, Tune S, Wiese R, Bornkessel-Schlesewsky I, Kircher T. Processing of False Belief Passages During Natural Story Comprehension: An fMRI Study. Human Brain Mapping 2015, 36:4231-46.
  21. Kircher T. Are the neurocognitive correlates of subtle subjective symptoms the way forward in psychiatry? World Psychiatry 2015, 14:184-185.
  22. Konrad C, Losekam S, Zavorotnyy M. Cognitive deficits in unipolar major depression. Nervenarzt 2015, 86:99-115.
  23. Krach S, Kamp-Becker I, Einhäuser W, Sommer J, Frässle S, Jansen A, Rademacher L, Müller-Pinzler L, Gazzola V, Paulus FM. Evidence from pupillometry and fMRI indicates reduced neural response during vicarious social pain but not physical pain in autism. Human Brain Mapping 2015, 36:4730-4744.
  24. Kundermann B, Hemmeter-Spernal J, Strate P, Gebhardt S, Huber MT, Krieg J-C, Lautenbacher S. Neuropsychological Predictors of the Clinical Response to Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in Patients with Major Depression. Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 2015, 26:87-97.
  25. Lueken U, Straube B, Wittchen HU, Konrad C, Ströhle A, Wittmann A, Pfleiderer B, Arolt V, Kircher T, Deckert J, Reif A. Therapygenetics: anterior cingulate cortex-amygdala coupling is associated with 5-HTTLPR and treatment response in panic disorder with agoraphobia. Journal of Neural Transmission 2015, 122:135-44.
  26. Lueken U, Straube B, Yang Y, Hahn T, Beesdo-Baum K, Wittchen HU, Konrad C,  Ströhle A, Wittmann A, Gerlach AL, Pfleiderer B, Arolt V, Kircher T. Separating depressive comorbidity from panic disorder: a combined functional magnetic resonance imaging and machine learning. Journal of Affective Disorders 2015, 184:182-92.
  27. Mehl S, Lincoln TM. Kognitive Verhaltenstherapie bei Wahn und Halluzinationen: Ein Überblick über Methoden, Wirksamkeit, Weiterentwicklungen und Praxisimplementierung. Psychotherapie im Dialog 2015, 16:58-63.
  28. Mehl S, Werner D, Lincoln TM. Does Cognitive Behavior Therapy for psychosis (CBTp) show a sustainable effect on delusions? A meta-analysis. Frontiers in Psychology 2015, 6:1450.
  29. Modinos G, Tseng HH, Falkenberg I, Samson C, McGuire P, Allen P. Neural correlates of aberrant emotional salience predict psychotic symptoms and global functioning in high-risk and first-episode psychosis. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 2015, 10:1429-1436.
  30. Murck H, Laughren T, Lamers F, Picard R, Walter S, Goff D, Sainati S. Taking Personalized Medicine Seriously: Biomarker Approaches in Phase IIb/III Studies in Major Depression and Schizophrenia. Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience 2015, 12 (3-4 Suppl A): 26S-40S.
  31. Müller-Pinzler L, Gazzola V, Keysers C, Sommer J, Jansen A, Frässle S, Einhäuser W, Paulus FM, Krach S. Neural pathways of embarrassment and their modulation by social anxiety. Neuroimage 2015, 119:252-261.
  32. Münsterkötter AL, Notzon S, Redlich R, Grotegerd D, Dohm K, Arolt V, Kugel H, Zwanzger P, Dannlowski U. Spider or no Spider? Neural correlates of sustained and phasic fear in spider phobia. Depression and Anxiety 2015, 32:656-663.
  33. Nagels A, Kircher T, Steines M, Straube B. Feeling addressed! The role of body orientation and co-speech gesture in social communication. Human Brain Mapping 2015,  36:1925-1936.
  34. Nagels A, Kircher T, Steines M, Grosvald M, Straube B. A Brief Self-Rating Scale for the Assessment of Individual Differences in Gesture Perception and Production. Journal of Learning and Individual Differences 2015, 39:73–80.
  35. Nickl-Jockschat T, Stöcker T, Krug A, Markov V, Maximov I, Huang R, Schneider F, Habel U, Eickhoff DB, Zerres K, Nöthen MM, Rietschel M, Shah NJ, Treutlein J, Kircher T. Genetic variation in the G72 gene is associated with increased frontotemporal fiber tract integrity. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences 2015, 265:291-301.
  36. Oedekoven CS, Jansen A, Keidel JL, Kircher T, Leube D. The influence of age and mild cognitive impairment on associative memory performance and underlying brain networks. Brain Imaging and Behavior 2015, 9:776-789.
  37. Opel N, Redlich R, Grotegerd D, Dohm K, Haupenthal C, Heindel W, Kugel H, Arolt V, Dannlowski U. Enhanced neural responsiveness to reward associated with obesity in the absence of food-related stimuli. Human Brain Mapping 2015, 36:2330-2337.
  38. Opel N*, Redlich R* (*equal contribution), Grotegerd D, Dohm K, Heindel W, Kugel H, Arolt V, Dannlowski U. Obesity and major depression: body-mass index (BMI) is associated with a severe course of disease and specific neurostructural alterations. Psychoneuroendocrinology 2015, 51C:219-226.
  39. Opel N, Zwanzger P, Redlich R, Grotegerd D, Dohm K, Arolt V, Heindel W, Kugel H, Dannlowski U. Differing brain structural correlates of familial and environmental risk for MDD revealed by a combined VBM/Pattern recognition approach. Psychological Medicine 2015, 10:1-14.
  40. Paulus FM, Krach S, Blanke M, Roth C, Belke M, Sommer J, Müller-Pinzler L, Menzler K, Jansen A, Rosenow F, Bremmer F, Einhäuser W, Knake S. Fronto-insula network activity explains emotional dysfunctions in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy: combined evidence from pupillometry and fMRI. Cortex 2015, 65:219-231.
  41. Paulus FM, Müller-Pinzler L, Jansen A, Gazzola V, Krach S. Mentalizing and the role of the posterior superior temporal sulcus in sharing others' embarrassment. Cerebral Cortex 2015, 25:2065-2075.
  42. Raum H, Dietsche B, Nagels A, Witt SH, Rietschel M, Kircher T, Krug A. A genome-wide supported psychiatric risk variant in NCAN influences brain function and cognitive performance in healthy subjects. Human Brain Mapping 2015, 36:378-90.
  43. Redlich R*, Dohm K* (* equal contribution), Grotegerd D, Opel N, Zwitserlood P, Heindel W, Arolt V, Kugel H, Dannlowski U. Reward processing in unipolar and bipolar depression: A functional MRI study. Neuropsychopharmacology 2015, 40:2623-2631.
  44. Redlich R, Grotegerd D, Opel N, Kaufmann C, Kugel H, Heindel W, Donges US, Suslow T, Arolt V, Dannlowski U. Are you gonna leave me? Separation Anxiety is associated with increased amygdala responsiveness and volume. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 2015, 10:278-284.
  45. Redlich R, Stacey D, Opel N, Grotegerd D, Dohm K, Kugel H, Heindel W, Arolt V, Baune BT, Dannlowski U. Evidence of an IFN-γ by early life stress interaction in the regulation of amygdala reactivity to emotional stimuli. Psychoneuroendocrinology 2015, 62:166-173.
  46. Riehle M, Jung E, Wiesjahn M, Mehl S, Rief W, Lincoln TM. What's in an item? Predicting social outcomes in schizophrenia spectrum disorders from the PANSS item "Poor Rapport". Schizophrenia Research 2015, 168:593-594.
  47. Röttgers HO, Dietzsch L, Kircher T. Marburger Forum Zwangserkrankungen. Integration stationärer Behandlung und ambulanter Angebote in ein störungsspezifisches, regionales Versorgungskonzept. Nervenheilkunde 2015, 8:643-649.
  48. Ruckmann J, Bodden M, Jansen A, Kircher T, Dodel R, Rief W. How pain empathy depends on ingroup/outgroup decisions: A functional magnet resonance imaging study. Psychiatry Research 2015, 234:57-65.
  49. Ruland T, Domschke K, Schütte V, Zavorotnyy M, Kugel H, Notzon S, Vennewald N, Ohrmann P, Arolt V, Pfleiderer B, Zwanzger P. Neuropeptide S receptor gene variation modulates anterior cingulate cortex Glx levels during CCK-4 induced panic. European Neuropsychopharmacology 2015, 25:1677-1682.
  50. Ruscheweyh R, Bäumler M, Feller M, Krafft S, Sommer J, Straube A. Learned control over spinal nociception reduces supraspinal nociception as quantified by late somatosensory evoked potentials. Pain 2015, 156:2505-2513.
  51. Ruscheweyh R, Weinges F, Schiffer M, Bäumler M, Feller M, Krafft S, Straube A, Sommer J, Marziniak M. Control over spinal nociception as quantified by the nociceptive flexor reflex (RIII reflex) can be achieved under feedback of the RIII reflex. European Journal of Pain 2015, 19:480-489.
  52. Schneider-Hassloff H, Straube B, Nuscheler B, Wemken G, Kircher T. Adult attachment style modulates neural responses in a mentalizing task. Neuroscience 2015, 303:462-473.
  53. Steinsträter O, Scholz U, Friedrich T, Krämer M, Grün R, Durante M, Scholz M. Integration of a model-independent interface for RBE predictions in a treatment planning system for active particle beam scanning. Physics in Medicine and Biology 2015, 60:6811–6831.
  54. Tsuchiya N, Wilke M, Frässle S, Lamme VA. No-Report Paradigms: Extracting the True Neural Correlates of Consciousness. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 2015, S1364-6613(15)00252-1.
  55. Wende KC, Nagels A, Stratmann M, Chatterjee A, Kircher T, Straube B. Neural basis of altered physical and social causality judgments in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research 2015, 161:244-251.
  56. Westphal D, Gerlach AL, Lang T, Wittchen HU, Hamm AO,  Ströhle A, Fydrich T, Kircher T, Alpers GW, Deckert J, Arolt V,  Einsle T. Die Effekte interozeptiver Expositionsübungen in der Kognitiven Verhaltenstherapie von Panikstörung mit Agoraphobie. Verhaltenstherapie 2015,  25:268–276.
  57. Ziegler C*, Dannlowski U* (*equal contribution), Braeuer D, Stevens S, Laeger I, Wittmann H, Kugel H, Dobel C, Hurlemann R, Reif A, Lesch KP, Heindel W, Kirschbaum C, Arolt V, Gerlach A, Hoyer J, Deckert J, Zwanzger P, Domschke K. Oxytocin receptor gene methylation – converging multi-level evidence for a role in social anxiety. Neuropsychopharmacology 2015, 40:1528-1538.

Book Chapters

  1. Gebhardt S, Kunkel M, von Georgi R. Emotion modulation in everyday life and the subjective valence of music in mental disorders. In:  Madeline L. Bryant (Hrsg.). Handbook of Emotion Regulation: Processes, Cognitive Effects and Social Consequences. Nova Science Publishers, New York, 2015, S. 143-156.
  2. Mehl S. KVT bei Schizophrenie und anderen psychotischen Störungen. In H. Stavemann (Hrsg.). Integrative KVT. Beltz-Verlag, Göttingen, 2015, S. 394-418.
  3. Nagels A, Kauschke, C, Schrauf J, Whitney C, Straube B, Kircher T. Neural substrates of figurative language during natral speech perception: an fMRI study. In: Kuniyoshi L. Sakai and Leonid Perlovsky (Hrsg.). Language and Cognition. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, Frontiers Media SA, 2007-2015, S. 31-38. [E-Book]
  4. Straube B, He Y, Steines M, Gebhardt H, Kircher T, Sammer G, Nagels A. Supramodal neural processing of abstract information conveyed by speech and gesture. In: Kuniyoshi L. Sakai and Leonid Perlovsky (Hrsg.). Language and Cognition. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, Frontiers Media SA, 2007-2015, S. 51-64. [E-Book]
  5. Nagels A, Chatterjee A, Kircher T, Straube B. The role of semantic abstractness and perceptual category in processing speech accompanied by gestures. In: Kuniyoshi L. Sakai and Leonid Perlovsky (Hrsg.). Language and Cognition. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, Frontiers Media SA, 2007-2015, S. 76-87. [E-Book]