Aktuelle Publikationen unserer Mitarbeitenden


Hiestand, T.*, Hänggi, J.*, Klein, C., Topka, M.S., Jaguszewski, M., Ghadri, J.-R., Lüscher, T.F., Jäncke, L.** & Templin, C.** (2017). Takotsubo Syndrome Is Associated with Specific Structural Brain Alterations of the Limbic System. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. * shared first authorship. ** shared last authorship.


Oddo-Sommerfeld, S.,* Hänggi, J.*, Coletta, L., Thiel, A., Skoruppa, S. & Stirn, A.V. (2017). Brain Activity Elicited by Viewing Pictures of the Own Virtually Amputated Body Predicts Xenomelia. Neuropsychologia. * shared first authorship.

View Articles published in European Neuropsychopharmacology

Sambataro, F., Doerig, N., Hänggi, J., Wolf, R.C., Brakowski, J., Grosse Holtforth, M., Seifritz, E. & Spinelli, S. (2017). Anterior Cingulate VolumePredicts Response to Psychotherapy and Functional Connectivity with the Inferior Parietal Cortex in Major Depressive Dissorder.  European Neuropsychopharmacology.

Elmer S., Jäncke L. (2017). Relationships between Music Training, Speech Processing and Word Learning: A Network Perspective. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.
Fontiers in Human Neuroscience

Hirsiger S., Koppelmans V., Mérillat S., Erdin C., Narkhede A., Brickman A.M., Jäncke L. (2017). Executive Functions in Healthy Older Adults Are Differentially Related to Macro- and Microstructural White Matter Characteristics of the Cerebral Lobes. Frontiers Aging Neuroscience.




Elmer, S., Kühnis, J. Rauch, P., Abolfazl Valizadeh, S., Jäncke, L. (2017). Functional Connectivity in the Dorsal Stream and between Bilateral Auditory-Related Cortical Areas Differentially Contribute to Speech Decoding depending on Spectro-Temporal Signal Integrity and Performance. Neuropsychologia.



Dittinger, E., Valizadeh, S.A., Jäncke, L., Besson, M., Elmer, S. (2017). Increased Functional Connectivity in the Ventral and Dorsal Streams during Retrieval of Novel Words in Professional Musicians. Human Brain Mapping.




Brauchli, C., Elmer, S., Rogenmoser, L., Burkhard, A., Jäncke, L. (2017). Top-Down Signal Transmission and Global Hyperconnectivity in Auditory-Visual Synesthesia: Evidence from a Functional EEG Resting-State Study. Human Brain Mapping.
Brain Structure and Function

Giroud, N., Hirsiger, S., Muri, R., Kegel, A., Dillier, N. & Meyer, M. (2017).
Neuroanatomical and Resting State EEG Power Correlates of Central Hearing Loss in Older Adults. Brain Structure and Function, e-pub ahead of print.

Hearing Research

Giroud, N., Lemke, U., Reich, P., Matthes, K. L. & Meyer, M. (2017).
The Impact of Hearing Aids and Age-Related Hearing Loss on Auditory Plasticity across Three Months - an Electrical Neuroimaging Study.
Hearing Research, e-pub ahead of print.

jacket Image for Third Age Learners of Foreign Languages Kliesch, M., Giroud, N., Pfenninger, S. E. & Meyer, M. (in press).
Research on Second Language Acquisition in Old Adulthood: What We Have and What We Need. In: D. Gabrys-Barker (ed.). Third Age Learners of Foreign Languages. Bristol: Multilingual Matters.
frontiers in Aging Neuroscience


Neff, P., Michels, J., Meyer, M., Schecklmann, M., Langguth, B. & Schlee, W. (2017).
10 Hz Amplitude Modulated Sounds Induce Short-Term Tinnitus Suppression.
Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 9:130.

Health and Quality of Life Outcomes

Peter, N., Kleinjung, T., Jeker, R., Meyer, M., Klaghofer, R. & Weidt, S. (2017). Tinnitus Functional Index: Validation of the German Version for Switzerland. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 15:94

View Articles published in Brain Research

Meyer, M., Neff. P., Grest, A., Hemsley, C., Weidt, S. & Kleinjung, T. (2017).
EEG Oscillatory Power Dissociates between Distress- and Depression-Related Psychopathology in Subjective Tinnitus. Brain Research 1663:194-204.

View Articles published in Biological Psychology

Giroud, N., Lemke, U., Reich, P., Matthes, K. L. & Meyer, M. (2017).
Longitudinal Auditory Learning Facilitates Auditory Cognition as Revealed by Microstate Analysis. Biological Psychology, 123:25-36.

Journal of Neurosciene Methods


Marcar V.L., Jäncke L. (2017). Stimuli to Differentiate the Neural Response at Successive Stages of Visual Processing Using the VEP from Human Visual Cortex. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 2017 Sep 27;293:199-209. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2017.09.015. [Epub ahead of print]
Journal of Neurotrauma


Dall'Acqua P., Sönke, J., Mica L., Simmen H.P., Glaab R., Fandino J., Schwendinger M., Meier C., Ulbrich E.J., Müller A., Jäncke L., Hänggi J. (2017). Prefrontal Cortical Thickening after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A 1-Year MRI Study. Journal of Neurotrauma. 2017 Aug 28. doi: 10.1089/neu.2017.5124. [Epub ahead of print]


Rinke L., Candrian G., Loher S., Blunck A., Mueller A., Jäncke L. (2017). Facial Emotion Recognition Deficits in Children with and without Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: A Behavioral and Neurophysiological Approach. NeuroReport. 2017 Sep 27;28(14):917-921. doi: 10.1097/WNR.0000000000000858.


Elmer, S., Greber, M., Pushparaj, A., Kühnis J., Jäncke, L. (2017). Faster Native Vowel Discrimination Learning in Musicians Is Mediated by an Optimization of Mnemonic Functions. Neuropsychologia. 2017 Aug 3;104:64-75. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2017.08.001.


Klein, C., Hiestand, H., Ghadri, J. R., Templin, C., Jäncke, L., Hänggi, J. (2017). Takotsubo Syndrome – Predictable from Brain Imaging Data. Scientific Reports. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-05592-7.
Fontiers in Human Neuroscience


Dall'Acqua, P., Sönke, J., Mica, L., Simmen, H.-P., Glaab, R., Fandino, J., Schwendinger M., Meier, C., Ulbrich, E.J., Müller, A., Baetschmann, H., Jäncke, L., Hänggi, J. (2017). Functional and Structural Network Recovery after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A 1-Year Longitudinal Study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience.




Elmer, S., Hausheer, M., Albrecht, J., Kühnis, J. (2017). Human Brainstem Exhibits Higher Sensitivity and Specificity than Auditory-Related Cortex to Short-Term Phonetic Discrimination Learning. Scientific Reports, accepted.
Gehirn & Geist


Jäncke, L. Selbst ist das Hirn. Gehirn & Geist, 52(4)


Markovic A., Kühnis J., Jäncke L. (2017). Task Context Influences Brain Activation during Music Listening. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience.




Kropotov, J.D., Ponomarev, V., Pronina, M. V., Jäncke, L. (2017). Functional Indexes of Reactive Cognitive Control: ERPs in Cued GO/NOGO Tasks. Psychophysiology.
jc_biolpsychiat_cnni_2017 Kaufmann, L.-K., Baur, V., Hänggi, J., Jäncke, L., Piccirelli, M., Kollias, S., Schnyder, U., Pasternak, O., Martin-Soelch, C., Milos, G. (2017). Fornix under Water? Ventricular Enlargement Biases Fornical Diffusion MRI Indices in Anorexia Nervosa. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.
jc_brainandbehavior_2017 Hänggi, J., Vitacco, D.A., Hilti, L.M., Luechinger, R., Kraemer, B., Brugger, P. (2017). Structural and Functional Hyperconnectivity within the Sensorimotor System in Xenomelia. Brain and Behavior 7:e00657.
BMC Neuroscience


Binder, J.C., Bezzola L., Haueter A.I., Klein C., Kühnis J., Baetschmann H., Jäncke L. (2017). Expertise-Related Functional Brain Network Efficiency in Healthy Older Adults. BMC Neuroscience 18(1):2. doi: 10.1186/s12868-016-0324-1
Journal of Neuroscience Research


Kurth, F., Jäncke, L., Luders, E. (2017). Sexual Dimorphism of Broca's Region: More Gray Matter in Female Brains in Brodmann Areas 44 and 45. Journal of Neuroscience Research, 95(1-2), 626-632. doi:10.1002/jnr.23898
Valizadeh S. A., Hänggi J., Mérillat S., Jäncke L. (2017). Age Prediction on the Basis of Brain Anatomical Measures. Human Brain Mapping.