C07: Publications


  1. Brinkmann L, Buff C, Feldker K, Neumeister P, Heitmann CY, Hofmann D,
    Bruchmann M, Herrmann MJ, Straube T (2018)
    Inter-individual differences in trait anxiety shape the functional connectivity between the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis and the amygdala during brief threat processing. Neuroimage.


  1. Brinkmann L, Buff C, Feldker K, Tupak SV, Becker MPI, Herrmann MJ, Straube T (2017)
    Distinct phasic and sustained brain responses and connectivity of amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis during threat anticipation in panic disorder.
    Psychol Med. 47(15):2675-2688. 
  2. Brinkmann L, Buff C, Neumeister P, Tupak SV, Becker MP, Herrmann MJ, Straube
    Dissociation between amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis during
    threat anticipation in female post-traumatic stress disorder patients. Hum Brain
    Mapp. 38(4):2190-2205. 
  3. Buff C, Brinkmann L, Bruchmann M, Becker MPI, Tupak S, Herrmann MJ, Straube T (2017)
    Activity alterations in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis and amygdala during threat anticipation in generalized anxiety disorder. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci. 12(11):1766-1774.


  1. Brinkmann L, Poller H, Herrmann MJ, Miltner W, Straube T (2016)
    Initial and sustained brain responses to threat anticipation in blood-injection-injury phobia. Neuroimage Clin. 13:320-329. 
  2. Herrmann MJ, Boehme S, Becker MP, Tupak SV, Guhn A, Schmidt B, Brinkmann L,
    Straube T (2016)
    Phasic and sustained brain responses in the amygdala and the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis during threat anticipation. Hum Brain Mapp. 37(3):1091-102. 
  3. Straube T (2016)
    Effects of Psychotherapy on Brain Activation Patterns in Anxiety Disorders. Zeitschrift für Psychologie. 224(2): 62-70.


  1. Boehme S, Miltner WHR, Straube T (2015)
    Neural correlates of self-focused attention in social anxiety. Soc. Cogn. Affect. Neurosci. 19: 856-862.
  2. Guhn A, Domschke K, Müller LD, Dresler T, Eff F, Kopf J, Deckert J, Reif A, Herrmann MJ (2015)
    Neuropeptide S receptor gene variation and neural correlates of cognitive emotion regulation Soc. Cogn. Affect. Neurosci. 2015 May 13. pii: nsv061. [Epub ahead of print].
  3. Herrmann MJ, Boehme S, Becker MPI, Tupak S, Schmidt B, Guhn A, Brinkmann L, Straube T (in press) Neural correlates of phasic and sustained anxiety during threat anticipation in humans. Human Brain Mapping.


  1. Boehme S, Ritter V, Tefikow S, Stangier U, Strauss B, Miltner WH, Straube T (2014)
    Brain activation during anticipatory anxiety in social anxiety disorder. Soc. Cogn. Affect. Neurosci. 9: 1413-1418
  2. Boehme S, Mohr A, Becker MP, Miltner WH, Straube T (2014)
    Area-dependent time courses of brain activation during video-induced symptom provocation in social anxiety disorder. Biol. Mood. Anxiety. Disord. 4: 6.
  3. Guhn G, Dresler T, Andreatta M, Müller LD, Hahn T, Tupak SV, Polak T, Deckert J, Herrmann MJ (2014)
    Medial prefrontal cortex stimulation modulates the processing of conditioned fear. Front. Behav. Neurosci. 8: 8-44.
  4. Heitmann CY, Peterburs J, Mothes-Lasch M, Hallfarth MC, Böhme S, Miltner WH, Straube T (2014)
    Neural correlates of anticipation and processing of performance feedback in social anxiety. Hum. Brain. Mapp. 35: 6023-6031.
  5. Tupak S, Dresler T, Guhn A, Ehlis A-C, Fallgatter AJ, Pauli P, Herrmann MJ (2014)
    Implicit emotion regulation in the presence of threat: Neural and autonomic correlates. NeuroImage 85: 372-379.


  1. Guhn A, Dresler T, Hahn T, Mühlberger A, Ströhle A, Deckert J, Herrmann MJ (2012) Medial Prefrontal Cortex Activity during the Extinction of Conditioned Fear - An Investigation using functional Near-infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS). Neuropsychobiology 65: 173-182.


  1. Domschke K, Gajewska A, Winter B, Herrmann MJ, Warrings B, Mühlberger A, Wosnitza K, Glotzbach E, Conzelmann A, Dlugos A, Fobker M, Jacob C, Arolt V, Reif A, Pauli P, Zwanzger P, Deckert J (2011) ADORA2A Gene Variation, Caffeine, and Emotional Processing: A Multi-level Interaction on Startle Reflex. Neuropsychopharmacology 37: 759-769.
  2. Lipka J, Miltner WH, Straube T (2011) Vigilance for threat interacts with amygdala responses to subliminal threat cues in specific phobia. Biol Psychiatry 70: 472-478.


  1. Herrmann MJ, Würflein H, Schreppel T, Koehler S, Mühlberger A, Reif A, Canli T, Romanos M, Jacob CP, Lesch KP, Fallgatter AJ (2009) Catechol-O-methyltransferase Val158Met genotype affects neural correlates of aversive stimuli processing. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 9: 168-172.
  2. Straube T, Schmidt S, Weiss T, Mentzel HJ, Miltner WH (2009) Dynamic activation of the anterior cingulate cortex during anticipatory anxiety. Neuroimage 44: 975-981.