2009 – 2012

G. Mingoia, K. Langbein, M. Dietzek, G. Wagner, S. Smesny, R. Maitra, J.R. Reichenbach, R.G.M. Schlösser, C. Gaser, H. Sauer, I. Nenadic.
Frequency domains of resting state default mode network activity in schizophrenia.
Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 138(2-3): 143-149, 2012. PDF

W. Freund, S. Faust, F. Birklein, C. Gaser, A.P. Wunderlich, M. Mueller, C. Billich, M. Juchems, B.L. Schmitz, G. Groen, U.H. Schuetz.
Substantial and reversible brain grey matter reduction but no acute brain lesions in ultra marathon runners. Experience from the TransEurope FootRace Project.
BMC Medicine, 10: 170, 2012. PDF

I. Nenadic, R. Maitra, S. Scherpiet, C. Gaser, C.C. Schultz, C. Schachtzabel, S. Smesny, J.R. Reichenbach, J. Treutlein, T.W. Mühleisen, T. Deufel, S. Cichon, M. Rietschel, M.M. Nöthen, H. Sauer, R.G.M. Schlösser.
Glutamate receptor delta 1 (GRID1) genetic variation and brain structure in schizophrenia.
Journal of Psychiatric Research, 46(12): 1531-1539, 2012. PDF

K. Franke, C. Gaser.
Longitudinal changes in individual BrainAGE in healthy aging, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer’s disease.
The Journal of Gerontopsychology and Geriatric Psychiatry, 25(4): 235-245, 2012. PDF
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R. Dahnke, R. Yotter, C. Gaser.
Cortical thickness and central surface estimation.
Neuroimage, 65: 336-348, 2012. PDF

E. Luders, F.J. Sánchez, D. Tosun, D.W. Shattuck, C. Gaser, E. Vilain, A.W. Toga.
Increased Cortical Thickness in Male-to-Female Transsexualism.
Journal of Behavioral and Brain Science, 2(3): 357-362, 2012. PDF

K. Franke, E. Luders, A. May, M. Wilke, C. Gaser.
Brain maturation: Predicting individual BrainAGE in children and adolescents using structural MRI.
Neuroimage, 63(3): 1305-1312, 2012. PDF

I. Nenadic, C. Gaser, H. Sauer.
Heterogeneity of brain structural variation and the structural imaging endophenotypes in schizophrenia.
Neuropsychobiology, 66(1): 44-9, 2012. PDF

C. Gaser, S. Schmidt, M. Metzler, K.-H. Herrmann, I. Krumbein, J.R. Reichenbach, O.W. Witte.
Deformation-based brain morphometry in rats.
NeuroImage, 63(1): 47-53, 2012. PDF

G. Mingoia, G. Wagner, K. Langbein, R. Maitra, S. Smesny, M. Dietzek, H.P. Burmeister, J.R. Reichenbach, R.G.M. Schlösser, C. Gaser, H. Sauer, I. Nenadic.
Default mode network activity in schizophrenia studied at resting state using probabilistic ICA.
Schizophrenia Research, 138(2-3): 143-9, 2012. PDF

G. Ziegler, R. Dahnke, C. Gaser.
Models of the aging brain structure and individual decline.
Frontiers in Neuroinformatics, 6: 3, 2012. PDF

E. Luders, F. Kurth, E.A. Mayer, A.W. Toga, K.L. Narr, C. Gaser.
The unique brain anatomy of meditation practitioners: alterations in cortical gyrification.
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6: 34, 2012. PDF

M. Mühlau, J. Winkelmann, D. Rujescu, I. Giegling, N. Koutsouleris, C. Gaser, M. Arsic, A. Weindl, M. Reiser, E.M. Meisenzahl.
Variation within the Huntington’s Disease Gene Influences Normal Brain Structure.
PLoS ONE 7(1): e29809, 2012. PDF

A. May, C. Gaser.
Response to Thomas and Baker: the structural adaptation of the brain to training.
Trends Cogn Sci., 16(2): 97-8, 2012. PDF

P. Schmidt, C. Gaser, M. Arsic, D. Buck, A. Förschler, A. Berthele, M. Hoshi, R. Ilg, V.J. Schmid, C. Zimmer, B. Hemmer, M. Mühlau.
An automated tool for detection of FLAIR-hyperintense white-matter lesions in Multiple Sclerosis.
Neuroimage, 59(4): 3774-83, 2012. PDF

K.-H. Herrmann, S. Schmidt, A. Kretz, R. Haenold, I. Krumbein, M. Metzler, C. Gaser, O.W. Witte, J.R. Reichenbach.
Possibilities and limitations for high resolution small animal MRI on a clinical whole-body 3T scanner.
Magn Reson Mater Phy, 25(3): 233-244, 2012. PDF

N. Koutsouleris, C. Gaser, K. Patschurek-Kliche, J. Scheuerecker, R. Bottlender, P. Decker, G. Schmitt, M. Reiser, H.-J. Möller, E.M. Meisenzahl.
Multivariate patterns of brain–cognition associations relating to vulnerability and clinical outcome in the at-risk mental states for psychosis.
Human Brain Mapping,33(9): 2104-24, 2012. PDF

G. Ziegler, R. Dahnke, L. Jäncke, R.A. Yotter, A. May, C. Gaser.
Brain structural trajectories over the adult lifespan.
Human Brain Mapping, 33(10): 2377-89, 2012. PDF

I. Nenadic, H. Sauer, S. Smesny, C. Gaser.
Aging effects on regional brain structural changes in schizophrenia.
Schizophrenia Bulletin, 38(4): 838-44, 2012. PDF

N. Koutsouleris, C. Davatzikos, R. Bottlender, K. Patschurek-Kliche, J. Scheuerecker, P. Decker, C. Gaser, H.-J. Möller, E.M. Meisenzahl.
Early Recognition and Disease Prediction in the At-Risk Mental States for Psychosis Using Neurocognitive Pattern Classification.
Schizophrenia Bulletin, 38(6): 1200-15, 2012. PDF

L. Bezzola L, S. Mérillat, C. Gaser, L. Jäncke.
Training-induced neural plasticity in golf novices.
Journal of Neuroscience, 31(35): 12444-8, 2011. PDF

M.R. Turner, J. Grosskreutz, J. Kassubek, S. Abrahams, F. Agosta, M. Benatar, M. Filippi, L.H. Goldstein, M. van den Heuvel, S. Kalra, D. Lulé, B. Mohammadi, for the first Neuroimaging Symosium in ALS (NISALS).
Towards a neuroimaging biomarker for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
The Lancet Neurology, 10(5): 400-403, 2011. PDF

T. Bitter, H. Gudziol, H.P. Burmeister, H.-J. Mentzel, C. Gaser, O. Guntinas-Lichius.
Volume alterations in the gray matter of anosmic subjects : Lessons we can learn from voxel-based morphometry.
HNO, 59(3): 248-254, 2011. PDF

S. Derflinger, C. Sorg, C. Gaser, N. Myers, M. Arsic, A. Kurz, C. Zimmer, A. Wohlschläger, M. Mühlau.
Grey-Matter Atrophy in Alzheimer’s Disease is Asymmetric but not Lateralized.
Journal of Alzheimers Disease, 25: 347-357, 2011. PDF

G. Hagemann, T. Ugur, E. Schleussner, H.-J. Mentzel, C. Fitzek, O.W. Witte, C. Gaser.
Changes in Brain Size during the Menstrual Cycle.
PLoS ONE, 6(2): e14655, 2011. PDF

T. Bitter, F. Siegert, H. Gudziol, H.P. Burmeister, H.-J. Mentzel, T. Hummel, C. Gaser, O. Guntinas-Lichius.
Gray matter alterations in parosmia.
Neuroscience, 177: 177-82, 2011. PDF

R.A. Yotter, G. Ziegler, I. Nenadic, P.M. Thompson, C. Gaser
Local cortical surface complexity maps from spherical harmonic reconstructions.
Neuroimage, 56(3): 961-973, 2011. PDF

O. Granert, M. Peller, C. Gaser, S. Groppa, M. Hallett, A. Knutzen, G. Deuschl, K.E. Zeuner, H.R. Siebner.
Manual activity shapes structure and function in contralateral human motor hand area.
Neuroimage, 54(1): 32-41, 2011. PDF

R.A. Yotter, R. Dahnke, P.M. Thompson, C. Gaser.
Topological Correction of Brain Surface Meshes Using Spherical Harmonics.
Human Brain Mapping, 32(7): 1109-24, 2011. PDF

R.A. Yotter, P.M. Thompson, C. Gaser.
Algorithms to Improve the Re-Parameterization of Spherical Mappings of Brain.
Journal of Neuroimaging, 21(2):e134-47, 2011. PDF

R.A. Yotter, P.M. Thompson, I. Nenadic, C. Gaser.
Estimating local surface complexity maps using spherical harmonic reconstructions.
Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv, 13(2): 169–176, 2010. PDF

C.C. Schultz, K. Koch, G. Wagner, M. Roebel, I. Nenadic, C. Gaser, C. Schachtzabel, J.R. Reichenbach, H. Sauer, R.G. Schlösser.
Increased parahippocampal and lingual gyrification in first-episode schizophrenia.
Schizophrenia Research, 123(2-3): 137–144, 2010. PDF

N. Koutsouleris, K. Patschurek-Kliche, J. Scheuerecker, P. Decker, R. Bottlender, G. Schmitt, R. Rujescu, I. Giegling, C. Gaser, M. Reiser, H.-J. Möller, E.M. Meisenzahl.
Neuroanatomical correlates of executive dysfunction in the at-risk mental state for psychosis.
Schizophrenia Research, 123(2-3): 160-174, 2010. PDF

N. Koutsouleris, C. Gaser, R. Bottlender, C. Davatzikos, P. Decker, M. Jäger, G. Schmitt, M. Reiser, H.-J. Möller, E.M. Meisenzahl.
Use of Neuroanatomical Pattern Regression to Predict the Structural Brain Dynamics of Vulnerability and Transition to Psychosis.
Schizophrenia Research, 123(2-3): 175-187, 2010. PDF

S. Smesny, B. Milleit, I. Nenadic, C. Preul, D. Kinder, J. Lasch, I. Willhardt, H. Sauer, C. Gaser.
Phospholipase A(2) activity is associated with structural brain changes in schizophrenia.
Neuroimage, 52(4): 1314-1327, 2010. PDF

T. Bitter, J. Brüderle, H. Gudziol, H.P. Burmeister, C. Gaser, O. Guntinas-Lichius.
Gray and white matter reduction in hyposmic subjects – a voxel-based morphometry study.
Brain Research, 1347: 42-47, 2010. PDF

E. Gaser, C. Gaser, M. Rahming, T. Weiss, W. Meissner.
Enhanced tactile resolution of the contralateral side after surgery and regional anesthesia of the hand.
Neuroreport, 21(16): 1013-1017, 2010.

K. Reetz, R. Lencer, J.M. Hagenah, C. Gaser, V. Tadic, U. Walter, A. Wolters, S. Steinlechner, C. Zühlke, K. Brockmann, C. Klein, A. Rolfs, F. Binkofski.
Structural Changes Associated with Progression of Motor Deficits in Spinocerebellar Ataxia 17.
Cerebellum, 9(2): 210-217, 2010. PDF

T. Bitter, H. Gudziol, H.P. Burmeister, H.-J. Mentzel, O. Guntinas-Lichius, C. Gaser.
Anosmia Leads to a Loss of Gray Matter in Cortical Brain Areas.
Chemical Senses, 35(5): 407-415, 2010. PDF

K. Franke, G. Ziegler, S. Klöppel, C. Gaser.
Estimating the age of healthy subjects from T1-weighted MRI scans using kernel methods: Exploring the influence of various parameters.
Neuroimage, 50(3): 883-892, 2010. PDF

I. Nenadic, S. Smesny, R.G. Schlösser, H. Sauer, C. Gaser.
Auditory hallucinations and brain structure in schizophrenia: a VBM study.
British Journal of Psychiatry, 196: 412-413, 2010. PDF

C.C. Schultz, K. Koch, G. Wagner, M. Roebel, C. Schachtzabel, C. Gaser, I. Nenadic, J.R. Reichenbach, H. Sauer, R.G. Schlösser.
Reduced cortical thickness in first episode schizophrenia.
Schizophrenia Research 116(2-3): 204-209, 2010. PDF

I. Nenadic, H. Sauer, C. Gaser.
Distinct pattern of brain structural deficits in sub-syndromes of schizophrenia delineated by psychopathology.
Neuroimage, 49(2): 1153-1160, 2010. PDF

R.A. Yotter, R. Dahnke, C. Gaser.
Topological Correction of Brain Surface Meshes Using Spherical Harmonics.
Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv, 12(2): 125–132, 2009. PDF

E. Luders, C. Gaser, K.L. Narr, A.W. Toga.
Why sex matters: Brain size independent differences in gray matter distribution between men and women.
Journal of Neuroscience, 29: 14265-14270, 2009. PDF

D. Mietchen, C. Gaser.
Computational morphometry for detecting changes in brain structure due to development, aging, learning, disease and evolution.
Frontiers in Neuroinformatics, 3: 25, 2009. PDF

E. Luders, F. J. Sanchez, C. Gaser, A.W. Toga, K.L. Narr, L.S. Hamilton, E. Vilain.
Regional gray matter variation in male-to-female transsexualism.
Neuroimage, 46(4): 904-907, 2009, PDF

N. Koutsouleris, E.M. Meisenzahl, C. Davatzikos, R. Bottlender, T. Frodl, J. Scheuerecker, G.E. Schmitt, B. Burgermeister, M. Reiser, H-J. Möller, C. Gaser.
Neuroanatomical pattern classification identifies subjects in at-risk mental states of psychosis and predicts disease transition.
Archives of General Psychiatry, 66(7): 700-712, 2009. PDF

N. Koutsouleris, G. Schmitt, C. Gaser, R. Bottlender, J. Scheuerecker, P.K. McGuire, B. Burgermeister, C. Born, M. Reiser, H.-J. Moeller, E.M. Meisenzahl.
Neuroanatomical correlates of different vulnerability states of psychosis in relation to clinical outcome.
British Journal of Psychiatry, 195(3): 218-226, 2009. PDF

E. Luders, A.W. Toga, N. Lepore, C. Gaser.
The underlying anatomical correlates of long-term meditation: Larger hippocampal and frontal volumes of gray matter.
Neuroimage, 45(3): 672-678, 2009. PDF

K. Reetz, C. Gaser, C. Klein, J. Hagenah, C. Büchel, S. Gottschalk, P.P. Pramstaller, H.R. Siebner, F. Binkofski.
Structural findings in the basal ganglia in genetically determined and idiopathic Parkinson’s disease.
Movement Disorders, 24(1): 99-103, 2009. PDF

S. Nunnemann, A.M. Wohlschlager, R. Ilg, C. Gaser, T. Etgen, B. Conrad, C. Zimmer, M. Muhlau.
Accelerated aging of the putamen in men but not in women.
Neurobiology of Aging, 30(1): 147-151, 2009. PDF

M. Mühlau, A.M. Wohlschläger, C. Gaser, M. Valet, A. Weindl, S. Nunnemann, A. Peinemann, T. Etgen, R. Ilg.
Voxel-based morphometry in individual patients: a pilot study in early Huntington’s disease.
American Journal of Neuroradiology, 30(3): 539-543, 2009. PDF