Publications and SOP

Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

Work Package 4: Recruitmen

Work Package 2: fMRI Tasks

Work Package 2: Neuropsychological Testing

Work Package 8: Blood Sample Collection and Storage







aCaMKII autophosphorylation controls the establishment of alcohol drinking behaviour. Easton AC et al. Neuropsychopharmacology (2013) Neuropsychopharm

The risk variant in ODZ4 for Bipolar Disorder impacts on amygdala activation during reward processing. Heinrich A et al. Bipolar Disorders (2013) Bipolar Disorders 

Neural mechanisms of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder symptoms are stratified by MAOA genotype. Nymberg C et al. Biological Psychiatry (2013) Bio Psychiatry

Analytical strategies for large imaging genetic datasets: experiences from the IMAGEN study. Nymberg C, Jia T, Ruggeri B, Schumann G. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences (2013) Annals New York Acad Sci 

FTO, obesity and the adolescent brain. Melkaye MG et al. Human Molecular Genetics (2013) Human Mol Gen

Maternal interpersonal affiliation is associated with adolescents’ brain structure and reward processing. Schneider S et al. Translational Psychiatry (2012) Trans Psychiatry

RASGRF2 regulates alcohol-induced reinforcement by influencing mesolimbic dopamine neuron activity and dopamine release. Stacey D et al. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (2012) PNAS

A target sample of adolescents and reward processing: same neural and behavioral correlates engaged in common paradigms? Nees F et al. Experimental Brain Research (2012) Exp Brain Res

Common variants at 12q14 and 12q24 are associated with hippocampal volume. Bis JC et al. Nature Genetics (2012) Nat Genetics

Brain networks Subserving fixed versus performance-adjusted delay stop trials in a Stop Signal Task. Fauth-Bühler et al. Behavioural Brain Research (2012) Behav Brain Res

Integration of the circadian and stress systems: influence of neuropeptides and implications for alcohol consumption. Wong CP, Schumann S. Journal of Neural Transmission (2012) J Neur Trans

Glucocorticoid receptor antagonism blocks ethanol-induced place preference learning in mice and attenuates dopamine D2 receptor adaptation in the frontal cortex. Rotter A et al. Brain Research Bulletin (2012) Brain Res Bulletin 

CAMK2A polymorphisms predict working memory performance in humans. Easton AC et al. Molecular Psychiatry (2012) Mol Psychiatry

Cortical thickness of superior frontal cortex predicts impulsiveness and perceptual reasoning. Schilling C et al. Molecular Psychiatry (2012) Mol Psychiatry

Very large fMRI study using the IMAGEN database: Sensitivity-specificity and population effect modeling in relation to the underlying anatomy. Theyreau B et al. Neuroimage (2012) Neuroimage

Adolescent impulsivity phenotypes characterised by distinct brain networks. Whelan R et al. Nature Neuroscience (2012) Nat Neurosci

Brain activation during fear conditioning in humans depends on genetic variations related to functioning of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis: First evidence from two independent subsamples. Ridder S et al. Psychological Medicine (2012) Psych Med 

Identification of common variants associated with human hippocampal and intracranial volumes. Stein JL et al. Nature Genetics (2012) Nat Genetics

Lentiviral mediated-mediated gene delivery reveals distinct roles of nucleus accumbens dopamine D2 and D3 receptors in novelty- and light-induced locomotor activity. Fernandes AR et al. European Journal of Neuroscience (2012) E J Neurosci

Deletion of alpha-synuclein decreases impulsivity in mice. Peña-Oliver Y et al. Genes Brain Behaviour (2012) Gen Brain Behav

KCTD8 gene and brain growth in adverse intrauterine environment: a genome-wide association study. Paus T et al. Cerebral Cortex (2012) Cereb Cortex 

Determinants of early alcohol use in healthy adolescents: The differential contribution of neuroimaging and psychological factors. Nees F et al. Neuropsychopharmacology (2012) Neuropsychopharm

Genome-wide scan for loci of adolescent obesity and their relationship with blood pressure. Melka MG et al. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (2012) J Clin Endocrin Met

Manual dexterity correlating with right lobule VI volume in right-handed 14-year-olds. Kühn S et al. Neuroimage (2012) Neuroimage

KCNJ6 is associated with adult alcohol dependence and involved in gene × early life stress interactions in adolescent alcohol drinking. Clarke TK et al. Neuropsychopharmacology (2011) Neuropsychopharm

The neural basis of video gaming. Kühn S et al. Translational Psychiatry (2011) Trans Psychiatry

Common structural correlates of trait impulsiveness and perceptual reasoning in adolescence. Schilling C et al. Human Brain Mapping (2011)  Hum Brain Map

Genome-wide association study identifies loci influencing concentrations of liver enzymes in plasma. Chambers AC et al. Nature Genetics (2011) Nat Genetics

aCaMKII autophosphorylation controls exploratory activity to threatening novel stimuli. Easton AC et al. Neuropharmacology (2011) Neuropharm

The contribution of imaging genetics to the development of predictive markers for addictions. Loth E, Carvalho FM, Schumann G. Trends in Cognitive Sciences (2011) Trends Cog Sci

Risk-taking and the adolescent reward system: A potential common link to substance abuse. Schneider S et al. American Journal of Psychiatry (2011) Am J Psychiatry

Genetic and environmental determinants of stress responding. Clarke TK, Nymberg C, Schumann G. Alcohol Research and Health (2011) Alc Res Health

Boys do it the right way: Sex-dependent amygdala lateralization during face processing in adolescents. Schneider S et al. Neuroimage (2011) Neuroimage

Sex-specific role for Adenylyl Cyclase Type 7 in Alcohol Dependence. Desrivières S et al. Biological Psychiatry (2011) Bio Psychiatry

Creating probabilistic maps of the face network in the adolescent brain: a multicentre functional MRI study. Tahmasebi A et al. Human Brain Mapping (2011) Hum Brain Map

Genome-wide association and genetic functional studies identify sutism susceptibility candidate 2 gene (AUTS2) in the regulation of alcohol consumption. Schumann G et al. Proc National Academy of Sciences USA (2011) PNAS

Drugs as instruments: a new framework for non-addictive psychoactive drug use. Müller CP, Schumann G. Behavioural Brain Sciences (2011) Behav Brain Sci

To use or not to use: Expanding the view on non-addictive psychoactive drug consumption and its implications. Müller CP, Schumann G. Behavioural Brain Sciences (2011) Behav Brain Sci

Effects of the circadian rhythm gene Period 1 (Per1) on psychosocial stress-induced alcohol drinking. Dong L et al. American Journal of Psychiatry (2011) Am J Psychiatry

Glucocorticoid receptor and alcohol: genetic association with drunkenness in adolescents and enablement of connections between environmental cues and reward. Desrivières S et al. Addiction Biology (2010) Addiction Biology

Lower ventral striatal activation during reward anticipation in adolescent smokers. Peters J et al. American Journal of Psychiatry (2011) Am J Psychiatry

The IMAGEN study: reinforcement-related behaviour in normal brain function and psychopathology. Schumann G et al. Molecular Psychiatry (2010) Mol Psychiatry


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