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Prof. Dr. Bernd Weber





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Dekanat der Medizinischen Fakultät
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Venusberg Campus 1 - Gebäude 33
53127 Bonn
Center for Economics and Neuroscience
Zentrale wissenschaftliche Einrichtung der Universität Bonn
Am Hofgarten 8
53113 Bonn
Tel: +49 228 287-19298/-9
Fax: +49 228 287-19211

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Faculty of Medicine, University of Bonn Dean

Center for Economics and Neuroscience (CENs) Acting Director

Institute of Experimental Epileptology and Cognition Research (IEECR) Head of Weber Group

Life & Brain GmbH Head of NeuroCognition

Bonn International Graduate School of Neuroscience (BIGS Neuroscience) Program director

Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (DIW) Research affiliate

German society of Neuroscience Member

Society of Neuroeconomics Member and Treasurer 

Association for Neuropsychoeconomics Member

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Main Research Interests

  • Individual decision-making
  • Diffusion weighted imaging
  • Structural brain connectivity

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Curriculum Vitae

since 2019 Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Bonn
since 2018 Institute of Experimental Epileptology and Cognition Research (IEECR) Head of Weber Group
2017- 2019 Vice Dean of Education for the Faculty of Medicine, University of Bonn
since 2016 Acting Director (currently on leave), Center for Economics and Neuroscience (CENs), University of Bonn

Has been elected as the new Treasurer by the Board of the Society for NeuroEconomics
since 2015 W2-professorship at the University of Bonn
2010-2015 Heisenberg-professorship at the University of Bonn (Grant by the DFG)
since 2009 Board of Directors, Center for Economics and Neuroscience (CENs), University of Bonn
2008 "Habilitation" in experimental neurology
2007 Founding member of the Neuroeconomics Lab at the University of Bonn
since 2005 Provisional Head of the Department of NeuroCognition-Imaging at the Life&Brain Center Bonn
since 2004 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Epileptology, University Hospital Bonn
2004 Dr. med., University of Bonn, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
2003 M.D., University of Bonn


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    In press

  1. Grasby KL, … Weber B, …Medland S. The genetic architecture of the human cerebral cortex. Science, in press
  2.  Gaubatz J, Ernst L, Prillwitz CC, David B, Lüchters G, Schramm J, Weber B, Surges R, Hattingen E, Schlaug G, Elger CE, Rüber T. Pyramidal tract and alternatie motor fibers complementarily mediate motor compensation in patients after hemispherotomy, Sci. Rep., in press
  3. Gioannakakis E, ….. Weber B, …..Computational modelling of the long-term effects of brain stimulation on the local and global structural connectivity of epileptic patients. Plos One, in press
  4. Giannakakis E, Han CE, Weber B, Hutchings F, Kaiser M. Towards simulations of long-term behavior of neural networks: Modelling synaptic plasticity of connections within and between human brain regions. Neurocomputing, in press
  5. Yaakub SN, Heckemann R, Keller S, McGinnity C, Weber B and Hammers A. On brain atlas choice and automatic segmentation methods: a comparison of MAPER & FreeSurfer using three atlas databases. Sci. Rep., in press
  6. Serbanescu I, Walter H, Schnell K, Kessler H, Weber B, Drost S, Groß M, Neudeck P, Klein JP, Assmann N, Zobel I, Backenstrass M, Hautzinger M, Meister R, Härter M, Schramm E, Schoepf D. Combining baseline characteristics to disentangle response differences to disorder-specific versus supportive psychotherapy in patients with persistent depressive disorder. Beh Res Ther., in press
  7. Hu Y, Fiedler S, Weber B. What drives the (un)empathic bystander to intervene?Insights from eye-tracking. Br J Soc.Psych., in press
  8. Schultz J, Willems T, Gädeke M, Chakkour G, Franke A, Weber B, Hurlemann R. A human subcortical network underlying social avoidance revealed by risky economic choices. eLIFE, in press.
  9. Montag CX, Bleek B, Reuter M, Müller T, Weber B, Markett S. Ventral Striatum and Stuttering: robust evidence from a case-control study applying DARTEL. Neuroimage Clin., in press
  10. Weihua Z, Zimmermann K, Zhou X, Zhou F, Fu M, Dernbach C, Scheele D, Weber B, Eckstein M, Hurlemann R, Kendrick K, Becker B. Impaired cognitive performance under psycho-social stress in cannabis-dependent males is associated with attenuated precuneus activity. J Psych Neurosci, in press
  11. Zhou X, Zimmermann K, Xin F, Zhao W, Derckx RT, Sassmannshausen A, Scheele D, Hurlemann R, Weber B, Kendrick KM, Becker B. Cue-reactivity in the ventral striatum characterizes heavy cannabis use, whereas reactivity in the dorsal striatum mediates dependent use. Biol. Psych:CNNI., in press
  12. Gerger P, Pai R, Stuckenschneider T, Falkenreck J, Weigert H, Stahl W, Weber B, Nelles G, Spazzafumo L, Schneider S, Polidori MC. Associations of lipophilic micronutrients with physical and cognitive fitness in persons with mild cognitive impairment, Nutrients, in press.
  13. David B, Prillwitz CC, Hoppe C, Sassan R, Hörsch S, Weber B, Hattingen E, Elger CE, Rüber T. Morphometric MRI findings challenge the concept of the “unaffected” hemisphere in Rasmussen’s encephalitis, Epilepsia, 019 Apr 8. doi: 10.1111/epi.14702
  14. André Q, Carmon Z, Wertenbroch K, Crum A, Frank D, Goldstein W, Huber J, van Boven L, Weber B, Yang H. Consumer Choice and Autonomy in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, Customer Needs and Solutions, in press
  15. Yin L, Dynowski D, Li J, Weber B. The good lies: altruistic goals modulate processing of deception in the anterior insula. Hum Brain Map, in press.

  16. 2020

  17. Rramani, Q., Gerhardt, H.*, Grote, X.*, Zhao, W., Schultz, J. & Weber, B. (2020). Do Disadvantageous Social Contexts Influence Food Choice? Evidence From Three Laboratory Experiments. Frontiers in Psychology, 11:575170. DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.575170

  18. 2019

  19. Gliem C, Minnerop M, Roeske S, Weber B, et al. Tracking the brain in myotonic dystrophies: A 5-year longitudinal follow-up studyPLoS One. 14(3):1-21.
  20. Zimmermann K, Kendrick KM, Scheele D, Weber B, et al. Altered striatal reward processing in abstinent dependent cannabis users: Social context matters. Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 29(3):356-364.
  21. Zhou F, Montag C, Sariyska R, Lachmann B, REeuter M, Weber B, Trautner P, Kendrick KM, Markett S, Becker B. Orbitofrontal gray matter deficits as marker of Internet gaming disorder: converging evidence from a cross-sectional and prospective longitudinal design. Addict Biol.24(1):100-109.
  22.  Pracht ED, Feiweier T, Ehses P, Brenner D, Boebroeck A, Weber B, Stöcker T. SAR and scan-time optimized 3D whole-brain double inversion recovery imaging at 7T, MRM, 79(5):2620-2628 
  23. Kasparbauer A-M, Petrovsky N, Schmidt P-M, Weber B, et al. Effects of nicotine and atomoxetine on brain function during response inhibition. Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 29(2):235-246.
  24. Yin L, Weber BI lie, why don’t you: Neural mechanisms of individual differences in self-serving lying. Hum Brain Mapp. 40(4):1101-1113.

  25. 2018

  26. Steffens M, Neumann C, Kasparbauer AM, Becker B, Weber B, Mehta MA, Hurlemann R, Ettinger U. Effects of Ketamine on Brain Function during Response InhibitionPsychopharm, Dec;235(12):3559-3571
  27. Talanow T, Kasparbauer AM, Lippod J, Weber B, Ettinger U. Neural Correlates of Proactive and Reactive Inhibition of Saccadic Eye Movements. Brain Imaging and Behavior, doi: 10.1007/s11682-018-9972-3
  28. Zhou F, Zimmermann K, Fei X, Scheele D, Dau W, Banger M, Weber B, Hurlemann R, Kendrick K, Becker B. Shifted balance of dorsal versus ventral striatal communication with frontal reward and regulatory regions in cannabis dependent males, Hum Brain Map, 39(12):5062-5073
  29. Rüber T, David B, Lüchters G, Nass RD, Friedman A, Surges R, Stöcker T, Weber B, Deichmann R, Schlaug G, Hattingen E, Elger CE. Evidence for peri-ictal blood-brain barrier dysfunction in epilepsy patients., Brain, 141(10):2952-2965
  30. Levin F, Fiedler S, Weber B. The influence of episodic memory decline on value-based choice. Aging, Neuropsych Cogn, 24:1-22
  31. Häusler AN, Kuhhnen CM, Rudorf S, Weber B. Preferences and beliefs about financial risk taking mediate the association between anterior insula activation and self-reported real-life stock trading. Sci. Rep., 8(1):11207
  32. Hu Y, He L, Zhang L, Woelk T, Dreher JC, Weber B. Spreading inequality: Neural computations underlying paying-it-forward reciprocity. SCAN, 13(6):578-589
  33. Zimmermann J, Deris N, Montag C, Reuter M, Felten A, Becker B, Weber B, Markett S. A common polymorphism on the ocytocin receptor gene (rs2268498) and resting state functional connectivity of amygdala subregions – A genetic imaging study, Neuroimage, 179:1-10.
  34. Prillwitz C, Rueber T, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber B, Elger CE, Markett S. The salience network and human personality: Integrity of white matter tracts within anterior and posterior salience network relates to the self-directedness character trait, Brain Res., 1692:66-73  
  35. Kreilkamp BAK, Weber B, Elkommos SB, Richardson MP, Keller SS: Hippocampal Subfield Segmentation in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: Relation to Outcomes, Act. Neurol. Scand., 137(6):598-608
  36. Schyboll F, Jaekel U, Weber B, Neeb H. The impact of fibre orientation on T1-relaxation and apparent tissue water content in white matter. MAGMA, 31(4):501-510.
  37. Whelan C, …. Weber B, …Sisodiya SM for the ENIMGA Epilepsy working group. Structural brain abnormalities in the common epilepsies assessed in 2,149 patients and 1,727 controls3,876 individuals worldwide, Brain, 141(2):391-4081.       
  38. Enkavi AZ+, Weber B+, Zweyer I, Wagner J, Elger CE, Weber EU, Johnson EJ. Evidence for hippocampal dependence of value-based decisions, Sci. Rep., 7(1):17738
  39. Zimmermann K, Yao S, Heinz M, Zhou F, Dau W, Banger M, Weber B, Hurlemann R, Becker B. Altered orbitofrontal activity and dorsal striatal connectivity during emotion processing in dependent marijuana users after 28-days of abstinence, Psychopharm, 235(3):849-859
  40. Markett S, Reuter M, Heeren B, Lachmann B, Weber B, Montag C. Working memory capacity and the functional connectome - insights from resting-state fMRI and voxelwise eigenvector centrality mapping. Brain Imaging Behavior, 12(1):238-246

  41. 2017

  42. Soutschek A., Burke C. J., Raja Beharelle A., Schreiber R., Weber S. C., Karipidis I. I., Weber B., … Tobler, P. N. The dopaminergic reward system underpins gender differences in social preferencesNature Human Behaviour, 1(11):819–827.
  43. Schmidt L, Skvortsova V, Kullen C, Weber B+, Hilke P+. How context alters value: The brain’s valuation and affective regulation system link price cues to experienced taste pleasantness. Sci. Rep., 7(1):8098.
  44. Markett S , De Reus M, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber B, Schoene-Bake JC, van den Heuvel M,. Variation on the Dopamine D2 Receptor gene (DRD2) is associated with basal ganglia-to-frontal structural connectivity, Neuroimage, 155:473-479
  45. Montag C, Markowetz A, Balszkiewicz B, Andone I, Lachmann B, Sariyska R, Trendafilov B, Eibes M, Kolb J, Reuter M, Weber B, Markett S. Facebook usage on smartphones and gray matter volume of the nucleus accumbens. Beh Brain Res., 329:221-228.
  46. Rüdiger S, Stuckenschneider T, Vogt T, Abeln V, Lawlor B, Olde Rikkert M, Schneider S; NeuroExercise Study Group. Cognitive Impairment Is Reflected by an Increased Difference between Real and Imagined Timed Up and Go Test Performance. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord. 2017 Jul 22;44(1-2):55-62.
  47. Zimmermann K, Yao S, Heinz M, Zhou F, Dau W, Banger M, Weber B, Hurlemann R, Becker B. Lasting Emotion Processing Deficits in Dependent Marijuana Users after 28-days of Abstinence. Hum Brain Map, 38(8):4270-4279.
  48. David B, Hu Y, Krüger F, Weber B. Other-regarding attention focus modulates third-party altruistic choice: An fMRI study. Sci. Rep., 7:43024
  49. Hubert M, Linzmajer M, Riedl R, Kenning P, Hubert M, Weber B. The Use of Psycho-Physiological Interaction Analysis with fMRI-Data in IS Research – A Guideline, Comm Assoc. Inform Sys., 40(9).
  50. Hu X, Uhle F, Fliessbach K, Wagner M, Han Y, Weber B+, Jessen F+. Reduced Future-Oriented Decision Making in Individuals with Subjective Cognitive Decline: A functional MRI Study. Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring, 6:222-231
  51. Becker B, Steffens M, Zhao Z, Kendrick K, Neumann C, Weber B, Schultz J, Mehta MA, Ettinger U, Hurlemann R. General and emotion-specific neural effects of ketamine during emotional memory formation, Neuroimage, 150:308-317
  52. Devenney KE, Lawlor B, Olde Rikkert MGM, Schneider S, Aaronson JA, Abeln V, Classen JA, Coen RF, Guinan EM, Ferguson D, Kessels RP, Meeusen R, Montag C, Murphy RT, Polidori MC, Reuter M, Sanders ML, Strüder HK, Thijssen DH, Vogt T, Walsh C, Weber B, Hoblyn J, Eustace A, McGreevy C, Denihan A, Kinsella J, Lyons D, Kennelly S. The effects of an extensive exercise programme on the progression of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Geriatr, 17(1):75
  53. Markett S, de Reus MA, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber B, Schöne-Bake JC, van den Heuvel MP. Serotonin and the brain’s rich club - association between molecular genetic variation on the TPH2 gene and the structural connectome. Cereb Cor, 27(3):2166-2174
  54. Kreilkamp BAK, Weber B, Richardson MP, Keller SS. Automated Tractography in Patients with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy using TRActs Constrained by UnderLying Anatomy(TRACULA). Neuroimage Clin., 14:67-76
  55. Hu X, Kleinschmidt H, Martin JA, Han Y, Thelen M, Meiberth D, Jessen F, Weber B. A Reduction in Delay Discounting by Using Episodic Future Imagination and the Association with Episodic Memory Capacity, Front Hum Neurosci., 10:663
  56. Keller SS, Glenn GR. Weber B, Kreilkamp B, Jensen JH, Helpern JA, Wagner J, Barker GJ, Richardson MP, Bonhila L. Preoperative automated fiber quantification predicts postoperative seizure outcome in temporal lobe epilepsy, Brain, 140(1):68-82
  57. Deris N, Montag C, Reuter M, Weber B, Markett S. Functional connectivity in the resting brain as biological correlate of the Affective Neuroscience Personality Scales. Neuroimage, 147:423-431.

  58. 2016

  59. Steffens M., Becker B., Neumann C., Kaparbauer A.-M., Meyhöfer I., Weber B., Mehta M.A., Hurlemann, R., Ettinger U. Effects of Ketamine on Brain Function during Smooth Pursuit Eye MovementsHum Brain Map., 37:4047-4060. 
  60. Kaparbauer A-M, Meyhöfer I, Steffens M, Weber B, Aydin M, Kumari V, Hurlemann R, Ettinger U. Neural effects of methylphenidate and nicotine during smooth pursuit eye movementsNeuroimage, 141:52-59
  61. Häusler A, Artigas S, Trautner P, Weber BGain and loss related brain activation is associated with information search differences in risky gambles: an fMRI and eye-tracking studyeNeuro, 3(5).
  62. Markett S, Montag C, Melchers M, Weber B, Reuter M. Anxious personality and functional efficiency of the insular-opercular network: A graph-analytic approach to resting-state fMRI.  Cogn. Affect. Behav. Neurosci., 16(6):1039-1049.
  63. Waskow S, Markett S, Montag C, Weber B, Trautner P, Kramarz V, Reuter M. Pay what you want! A pilot study on neural correlates of voluntary payments for musicFront Psych., 7:1023.
  64. Enax L, Kraijbich I, Weber BSalient nutrition labels increase the integration of health attributes in food decision-makingJudgm. Decis. Mak., 11(5):460-471
  65. Yin L, Weber B. Can beneficial ends justify lying? Neural responses to the passive reception of lies and truth-telling with beneficial and harmful monetary outcomeSoc Cogn Affect Neurosci, 11(3):423-432
  66. Talanow T, Kasparbauer AM, Steffens M, Meyhöfer I, Weber B, Smyrnis N, Ettinger U. Facing Competition: Neural Mechanisms Underlying Parallel Programming of Antisaccades and Prosaccades. Brain Cog., 107:37-47
  67. Markett S, Voigt G, Montag C, Weber B, Reuter, M. Loss Aversion is Associated with Bilateral Insula Volume. A Voxel Based Morphometry study, Neurosci. Let., 619:172-176
  68. Strang S, Grote X, Kuss K, Park SQ, Weber BGeneralized negative reciprocity in the dictator game – how to interrupt the chain of unfairnessSci Rep, 2016; 6: 22316.
  69. Hu Y, Scheele D, Becker B, Voos G, David B, Hurlemann R, Weber BThe effect of oxytocin on third-party altruistic decisions in unfair situations: an fMRI studySci. Rep., 6:20236.
  70. Elkommos S, Weber B, Niehusmann P, Volmering E, Richardson MP, Goh YY, Marson A, Elger CE, Keller SS. Hippocampal internal architecture and postoperative seizure outcome in temporal lobe epilepsy due to hippocampal sclerosis. Seizure, 35:65-71.
  71. Pogoda L, Holzer M, Mormann F, Weber BMultivariate Representation of food preferences in the human brainBrain Cog, S0278-2626(15)30047-6.
  72. Wagner J, Schoene-Bake JC, Witt JA, Helmstaedter C, Malter MP, Stoecker W, Probst W, Weber B, Elger CE. Distinct white matter integrity in glutamic acid decarboxylase and voltage-gated potassium channel-complex antibody-associated limbic encephalitis, Epilepsia, doi: 10.1111/epi.13297.
  73. Yin L, Reuter M, Weber BLet the man choose what to do: Neural correlates of spontaneous lying and truth-tellingBrain Cog., 102: 13-25
  74. Markett S, Montag S, Heeren B, Sariyska R, Lachmann B, Weber B, Reuter M. Voxelwise eigenvector centrality mapping of the human functional connectome reveals an influence of the Catechol-O-Methyltransferase val158met polymorphism on the default mode and somatomotor networkBrain Struct Funct, 221:2755-2765.

  75. 2015

  76. Hutchings F, Han CE, Keller SS, Weber B, Taylor PN, Kaiser M. Predicting surgery targets in temporal lobe epilepsy through structural connectome based simulations. Plos Comp Biol., 11(12):e1004642.
  77. Wagner J, Witt JA, Helmstaedter C. Malter MP, Weber B, Elger CE. Automated volumetry of the temporo-mesial structures in antibody-associated limbic encephalitis. J. Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 86(7):735-42.
  78. Plassmann H, Weber BIndividual Differences in Marketing Placebo Effects: Evidence from Brain Imaging and Behavioral ExperimentsJ Marketing Res, 52(4):493-510
  79. Enax, L and Weber BMarketing placebo effects – from behavioral effects to behavior change? JAFIO, 13(1):15-31.
  80. Val-Laillet D, Aarts E, Weber B, Ferrari M, Quaresima V, Stoeckel LE, Alonso-Alonso M, Audette M, Malbert CH, Stice E. Neuroimaging and neuromodulation approaches to study eating behavior, prevent and treat eating disorders and obesityNeuroimage Clin., 8:1-31.
  81. Mansell BC, Wee CY, Keller SS, Weber B, Elger CE, da Silva L, Nesland T, Styner M, Shen D, Bonhila L. Evaluation of machine learning algorithms for treatment outcome prediction in patients with epilepsy based on structural connectome data. Neuroimage, 118:219-230
  82. Bey K, Montag C, Reuter M, Weber B, Markett S. Susceptibility to everyday cognitive failure is reflected in functional network interactions in the resting brainNeuroimage, 121:1-9
  83. Marsh N, Scheele D, Gerhardt H, Strang S, Enax L, Weber B, Hurlemann R. Oxytocin enhances philanthropic altruism in sustainable decision-making. J Neurosci., 35(47):15696-155701.
  84. Taylor PN, Han CE, Schoene-Bake JC, Weber B, Kaiser M. Structural connectivity changes in temporal lobe epilepsy: Spatial features contribute more than topological measuresNeuroimage Clin, 8:322-328
  85. Enax L, Krapp V, Piehl A, Weber BEffects of social sustainability signals on neural valuation signals and taste-experience of food products. Front. Behav. Neurosci., 2015
  86. Enax L, Weber B, Ahlers M, Kaiser U, Diethelm K, Holtkamp D, Faupel U, Holzmüller HH, Kersting M. Food packaging cues influence taste perception and increase effort provision for a recommended snack product in children.Front. Psych., 2015
  87. Enax L, Trautner P, Hu Y, Weber B. Nutrition labels influence value computation of food products in the ventromedial prefrontal cortexObesity,23(4):786-92
  88. Keller SS, Richardson MP, Schoene-Bake JS, O´Muircheartaigh J, Elkommos S, Kreilkamp B, Goh YY, Marson A, Elger CE, Weber BThalamotemporal alteration and postoperative seizures in temporal lobe epilepsyAnn Neur, 77(5):760-74
  89. Lindner M, Rudorf S, Birg R, Falk A, Weber B, Fliessbach K. Neural patterns underlying social comparisons of personal performanceSoc Cogn Affect Neurosci, 10(4):569-76.
  90. Hu Y, Strang S, Weber B. Helping or punishing strangers: Neural correlates of altruistic decisions as third-party and of its relation to empathic concernFront Behav Neurosci, 9:24.
  91. Kuss K, Falk A, Trautner P, Montag C, Weber B, Fliessbach K. Neuronal correlates of social decision making are influenced by social value orientation – an fMRI studyFront Behav Neurosci, 9:40.
  92. Häusler AN, Becker B, Bartling M, Weber B. Goal or Gold: Overlapping Reward Processes in Soccer Players upon Scoring and Winning MoneyPlosOne, 10(4):e0122798.
  93. Keller SS, Richardson MP, O’Muircheartaigh J, Schoene-Bake JC, Elger CE, Weber BMorphometric MRI alterations and postoperative seizure control in refractory temporal lobe epilepsyHum Brain Map., 36(5):1637-47.
  94. Strombach T, Weber B, Hangebrauk Z, Kenning P, Karipidis, II, Tobler PN, Kalenscher T. Social discounting involves modulation of neural value signals by temporo-parietal junctionPNAS, 112(5):1619-24.
  95. Melchers M, Markett S, Montag M, Trautner P, Weber B, Lachmann B, Buss P, Heinen R, Reuter M. Reality TV and vicarious embarrassment: an fMRI studyNeuroimage, 109:109-17.
  96. Zhang H, Fell J, Staresina BP, Weber B, Elger CE, Axmacher N. Gamma power reductions accompany stimulus-specific representations of dynamic eventsCurr Biol, 25(5):635-640
  97. Meyhöfer I, Steffens M, Kasparbauer A, Weber B, Ettinger U. Neural Mechanisms of Smooth Pursuit Eye Movements in SchizotypyHum Brain Map, 36(1):340-53.
  98. Strang S, Gross J, Schuhmann T, Riedl A, Weber B, Sack A. Be Nice if You Have to - The Neurobiological Roots of Strategic Fairness, Soc Cog Aff Neurosci, 10(6):790-6.

  99. 2014

  100. Lallement HJ, Kuss K, Trautner P, Weber B, Falk A, Fliessbach K. Effort increases sensitivity to reward and loss magnitude in the human brain. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci9(3): 342-349.
  101. Herweg NA, Weber B, Kasparbauer A, Meyhoefer I, Steffens M, Smyrnis N. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Sensorimotor Transformations in Saccades and Antisaccades. Neuroimage, 102(2):848-60.
  102. Hoppe C, Splittstoesser C, Fliessbach K, Trautner P, Weber BSilent music reading: auditory imagery and visuotonal modality transfer in singers and non-singers. Brain and Cog., 91:35-44.
  103. Albrecht K, Abeler J, Weber B, Falk A. The brain correlates of monetary and verbal rewards on intrinsic motivationFront Neurosci, 8:303
  104. Schoene-Bake JC, Keller SS, Niehusmann P, Volmering E, Elger CE, Deppe M, Weber BIn-vivo mapping of hippocampal subfields in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy: relation to histopathology. Hum Brain Map, 35(9):4718-28
  105. Aimone J, Houser D, Weber BNeural Signatures of Betrayal Aversion. Proc. R. Soc. B, 281(1782):20132127.
  106. Strombach T, Jin J, Weber B, Kenning P, Shen Q, Ma Q, Kalenscher T. Charity begins at home – cultural differences in social discounting and generosityJ Behav Decis Making., 27(3):235-245.
  107. Markett S, Reuter M, Voigt G, Montag C, Lachmann B, Rudorf S, Walter NT, Felten A, Elger CE, Weber BAssessing the function of the fronto-parietal attention network: Insights from resting-state fMRI and the attentional network testHum Brain Map, 35(4):1700-9.
  108. Cornil Y, Ordabayeva N, Kaiser U, Weber B, Chandon P. The Acuity of Vice: Attitude Ambivalence Improves Visual Sensitivity to Increasing Portion SizesJ Consum Psych., 24(2):177-187.
  109. Leue A, Weber B, Beauducel A. How do working-memory-related demand, reasoning ability and aversive reinforcement modulate conflict monitoring?Front Hum Neurosci., 8:210.
  110. Strang S, Utikal V, FChbacher U, Weber B, Falk A. Neural correlates of receiving an apology and active forgiveness: An fMRI studyPLOSOne,9(2):e87654
  111. Schneider C, Helmstaedter C, Luders E, Thompson PM, Toga AW, Elger CE, Weber B. Relation of callosal structure to cognitive abilities in temporal lobe epilepsyFront Neurology, 5:16.
  112. Weber B. Neuroscience Consumer Behavior Research - Where the Brain Research can help? J Con Prot Food Safety, 9: 276-277.

  113. 2013

  114. Ortner GR, Wibral M, Becker A, Dohmen T, Klingmueller D, Falk A, Weber B.  No evidence for an effect of testosterone administration on delay discounting in male university students. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 38(9), 1814-1818.
  115. Ivo R, Nicklas A, Sobottke R, Delank KS, Eysel P, Weber BBrain structural and psychometric alterations in chronic low back painEur Spine J, 22(9), 1958-196.
  116. Liu WY, Weber B, Reuter M, Markett S, Chu WC, Montag C. The Big Five of Personality and structural brain imaging revisited: a VBM-DARTEL studyNeuroreport, 24(7), 375-38.
  117. Markett S, Weber B, Voigt G, Montag C, Felten A, Elger CE, Reuter M. Intrinsic Connectivity Networks and Personality: The temperament dimension harm avoidance moderates functional connectivity in the resting brain.Neuroscience, 240:98-105.
  118. Feis DL, Schoene-Bake JC, Elger CE, Wagner J, Tittgemeyer M, Weber BPrediction of post-surgical seizure outcome in left mesial temporal lobe epilepsyNeuroImage: Clinical, 2:903-11.
  119. Wagner J, Schoene-Bake JC, Malter M, Urbach H, Huppertz HJ, Elger CE, Weber BQuantitative FLAIR analysis indicates predominant affection of the amygdala in antibody-associated limbic encephalitisEpilepsia, 54(9):1679-87.
  120. Montag C,  Eichner M, Markett S, Quesada CM, Schoene-Bake JC, Melchers M, Plieger T, Weber B, Reuter M. An interaction of a NR3C1 polymorphism and antenatal sunspot activity impacts both hippocampus volume and neuroticism in adulthood. Front Hum Neurosci., 7:243.   
  121. Faber J, Schoene-Bake JC, Trautner P, von Lehe M, Elger CE, Weber BProgressive fibre tract affections after temporal lobe surgeryEpilepsia, 54(4):e53-7.
  122. Montag C, Schoene-Bake JC, Wagner J, Reuter M, Markett S, Weber B, Quesada CM. Volumetric  hemispheric ratio as a useful tool in personality psychologyNeurosci Res., 75(2):157-9.
  123. Keller SS, Ahrens T, Mohammadi S, Gerdes JS, Möddel G, Kellinghaus C, Kugel H, Weber B, Ringelstein EB, Deppe M. Voxel-Based Statistical Analysis of Fractional Anisotropy and Mean Diffusivity in Patients with Unilateral Temporal Lobe Epilepsy of Unknown CauseJ Neuroimaging, 23(3):352-9.
  124. Kuss K, Falk A, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber B, Fliessbach K. A reward prediction error for charitable donations reveals outcome orientation of donatorsSoc Cogn Affect Neurosci, 8(2):216-23.

  125. 2012

  126. Rudorf S, Preuschoff K, Weber BNeural Correlates of Anticipation Risk Reflect Risk Preference. J Neurosci, 32(47):16683–16692.
  127. Wibral M, Dohmen T, Klingmueller D, Weber B, Falk A. Testosterone administration reduces lying in menPLOS One, 7(10):e46774.
  128. Keller SS, Schoene-Bake JC, Gerdes JS, Weber B, Deppe M. Concomitant Fractional Anisotropy and Volumetric Abnormalities in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: Cross-Sectional Evidence for Progressive Neurologic InjuryPLOS One, 7(10):e46791.
  129. Neeb H, Schenk J, Weber B. Multicentre Absolute Myelin Water Content Mapping: Development of a Whole Brain Atlas and Application to Low-Grade Multiple Sclerosis. Neuroimage Clin., 1(1):121-130. 
  130. Markett S, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber BThe dopamine D2 receptor gene DRD2 and the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene CHRNA4 interact on striatal gray matter volume: Evidence from a genetic imaging study.Neuroimage, 64C:167-172.
  131. Dimoka A, Banker RD, Benbasat I, Davis FD, Dennis AR, Gefen D, Gupta A, Ischebeck A, Kenning P, Müller-Putz G, Pavlou P, Riedl R, vom Brocke J, Weber B. On the Use of Neurophysiological Tools in IS Research: Developing a Research Agenda for NeuroIS, MIS Quaterly, 36(3).
  132. Rohe T, Weber B, Fliessbach K. Dissociation of BOLD Responses to Reward Prediction Errors and Reward Receipt by a Model Comparison. Eur J Neurosci., 36(3):2376-82.
  133. Montag C, Reuter M, Weber B, Markett S, Schoene-Bake JC. Individual differences in trait anxiety are associated with white matter tract integrity in the left temporal lobe in healthy males but not femalesNeuroscience, 217:77-83.
  134. Fliessbach K, Philips CB, Trautner P, Schnabel M, Elger CE, Falk A, Weber BNeural responses to advantageous and disadvantageous inequityFront Hum Neurosci, 6:165
  135. Weber BNeuroscience: The case for brain imaging technologyNature, 483(7487):7.
  136. Wagner J, Schoene-Bake JC, Bien CG, Urbach H, Elger CE, Weber B.  Automated 3D MRI volumetry reveals regional atrophy differences in Rasmussen EncephalitisEpilepsia, 53(4):613-621.
  137. Hoppe C, Fliessbach K, Stausberg S, Stojanovic J, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber B.  A key role for experimental task performance: effects of math talent, gender and performance on the neural correlates of mental rotationBrain Cog., 78(1):14-27.
  138. Montag C, Weber B, Trautner P, Newport B, Markett S, Walter NT, Reuter M. Does excessive play of violent first-person-shooter-video-games dampen brain activity in response to emotional stimuliBio Psychol, 89(1):107-111.

  139. 2011

  140. Raab G, Elger CE, Neuner M, Weber BA neurological study of compulsive buying behaviorJ Consum Policy, 34:401-413.
  141. Wagner J, Weber B, Urbach H, Elger CE, Huppertz HJ. Morphometric MRI improves detection of focal cortical dysplasia type IIBrain, 134:2844-2854.
  142. Minnerop M+Weber B+, Schoene-Bake JC, Roeske S, Mirbach S, Ansbach C, Schneider-Gold C, Betz RC, Helmstaedter C,  Tittgemeyer M, Klockgether T, Kornblum C. The brain in Myotonic Dystrophy 1 and 2: evidence for a predominant white matter disease. Brain, 134:3527-3543.
  143. Huppertz HJ, Wagner J, Weber B, House P, Urbach H. Automated quantitative FLAIR analysis in hippocampal sclerosis. Epi Res, 97:146-156.
  144. Reimann M, Aholt A, Neuhaus C, Schilke O, Teichert T, Zaichowsky J, Weber B. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Consumer Research: A Review and Application. Psychology and Marketing, 28(6):608-637.
  145. Ma Q, Shen Q, Xu Q, Li D, Shu L, Weber BEmpathic responses to others' gains and losses: an electrophysiological investigation. Neuroimage, 54(3):2472-2480.
  146. Greven M, Otsuka T, Zutz L, Weber B, Elger CE, Sato S. The Amount of TMJ Displacement Correlates with Brain Activity. Cranio-the Journal of Craniomandibular Practice 29:291-296.
  147. Kaaden S, Quesada CM, Urbach H, Koenig R, Weber B, Schramm J, Rudinger G, Helmstaedter C. Neurodevelopmental disruption in early-onset temporal lobe epilepsy: Evidence from a voxel-based morphometry study. Epilespy&Behavior, 20(4):694-699.
  148. Dohmen T, Falk A, Fliessbach K, Sunde U, Weber BRelative versus Absolute Income, Joy of Winning, and Gender: Brain Imaging Evidence. Journal of Public Economics, 95(3-4):279-285.
  149. Radicke M, Mende J, Kofahl AL, Wild J, Ulucay D, Habenstein B, Deimling M, Trautner P, Weber B, Maier K. Acoustic Radiation Contrast in MR Images for breast Cancer Diagnostics – Initial Phantom Study. Ultrasound in Med. & Biol., 36(2):253-261.

  150. 2010

  151. Mende J, Schindler J, Ulucay D, Radicke M, Kofahl AL, Weber B, Krieg R, Maier K. Acoustic radiation force contrast in MRI: detection of calcifications in tissue-mimicking phantoms. Med. Phys.,37(12):6347-6356.
  152. Riedl R, Banker RD, Benbasat I, David FD, Dennis AR, Dimoka A, Gefen D, Gupta A, Ischebeck A, Kenning P, Müller-Putz G, Paylou PA, Straub DW, Brocke J, Weber BOn the Foundation of NeuroIS: Reflections on the Gmunden Retreat 2009Communications of the Association for Information Systems,27(15).
  153. Montag C, Schoene-Bake JC, Faber J, Reuter M, Weber BGenetic variation on the BDNF gene and differences in white matter tracts in healthy humans measured by tract-based spatial statisticsGenes, Brain and Behavior, 9(8):886-891.
  154. Schoene-Bake JC, Parpaley Y, Weber B, Panksepp J, Hurwitz TA, Coenen VA. Tractographic analysis of historical lesion-surgery for depression.Neuropsychopharmacology, 35(13):2553-2563.
  155. Fliessbach K, Buerger C, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber BDifferential effects of semantic processing on memory encodingHum Brain Mapp., 31(11):1653-1664.
  156. Heinemann T, Hoppe C, Weber B, Elger CE. Ethically Appropriate Handling of Incidental Findings in Human Neuroimaging ResearchClin Neurorad, 19(3):242-243.
  157. Reimann M, Zaichowsky J, Neuhaus C, Bender T, Weber BAesthetic package design: A behavioral, neural, and psychological investigationJournal of Consumer Psychology, 20(4): 432-441.
  158. Schonlau M, Reuter M, Schupp J, Montag C, Weber B, Dohmen T, Siegel NA, Sunde U, Wagner GG, Falk A. Collecting Genetic Samples in Population Wide (Panel) Surveys: Feasibility, Nonresponse and SelectivitySurvey Res Meth, 4(2).
  159. Linder N, Uhl G, Fliessbach K, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber BOrganic labeling influences food-valuation and choiceNeuroimage, 53(1):215-20.
  160. Fliessbach K, Rohe T, Linder N, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber BRetest Reliability of Reward-Related BOLD SignalsNeuroimage, 50(3):1168-78.
  161. Montag C, Weber B, Jentgens E, Elger CE, Reuter M. An epistasis effect of functional variants on the BDNF and DRD2 genes modulates gray matter volume of the anterior cingulate cortex in healthy humansNeuropsychologia, 48(4):1016-21.

  162. 2009

  163. Wellmer J, Weber B, Urbach H, Reul K, Fernandez G, Elger CE. Cerebral lesions can impair fMRI-based language lateralization. Epilepsia, 50(10):2213-24.
  164. Weber B, Rangel A, Wibral M, Falk A. The medial prefrontal cortex exhibits money illusion. PNAS, 106(13):5025-8.
  165. Reuter M, Weber B, Fiebach CJ, Elger CE, Montag C. The biological basis of anger: Associations with the gene coding for DARPP-32 (PPP1R1B) and with amygdala volume. Behav. Brain Res., 202(2):179-83.
  166. Schoene-Bake C, Faber J, Trautner P, Kaaden S, Tittgemeyer M, Elger CE, Weber B. Widespread affections of large fibre tracts in postoperative temporal lobe epilepsyNeuroimage, 46(3):569-76.
  167. Montag C, Weber B, Fliessbach K, Elger CE, Reuter M. The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism impacts parahippocampal and amydala volume in healthy humans: Incremental support for a genetic risk factor for depressionPsych. Med., 39(11):1831-9.
  168. Cohen MX, Schoene-Bake C, Elger CE, Weber BConnectivity-based segregation of the human striatum predicts personality characteristics. Nat. Neurosci., 12(1):32-4.
  169. Axmacher, N, Bialleck, KA, Weber B, Helmstaedter C, Elger CE, Fell J. Working memory representation in atypical language dominanceHum Brain Mapp, 30(7):2032-43.

  170. 2008

  171. Huppertz HJ, Kröll-Seger J, Danek A, Weber B, Dorn T, Kassubek J. Automatic striatal volumetry allows for identification of patients with chorea-acanthocytosis at single subject level. J Neural Transm, 115(10):1393-400.
  172. Montag C, Reuter M, Newport B, Elger CE, Weber BThe BDNF Val66Met polymorphism affects amygdala activity in response to emotional stimuli: evidence from a genetic imaging studyNeuroimage, 42(4):1554-9.
  173. Mormann F, Osterhage H, Andrzejak EG, Weber B, Fernandez G, Fell J, Elger CE, Lehnertz K. Independent delta/theta rhythms in the human hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. Front. Hum. Neurosci., 2:3. doi:10.3389/neuro.09.003.2008.
  174. Wellmer J, Weber B, Weis S, Klaver P, Urbach H, Reul J, Fernandez G, Elger CE. Strongly lateralized activation in language fMRI of atypical dominant patients – Implications for presurgical work-up. Epilepsy Res., 80(1):67-76
  175. Döhler F, Mormann F, Weber B, Elger CE, Lehnertz K. A cellular neural network based method for classification of magnetic resonance images: towards an automated detection of hippocampal sclerosisJ. Neurosci. Meth., 170(2):324-331.
  176. Cohen M, Elger CE, Weber BAmygdala tractography  predicts functional connectivity and learning during reward-guided decision-makingNeuroimage, 39(3):1396-407.

  177. 2007

  178. Fliessbach K, Weber B, Trautner P, Dohmen T, Sunde U, Elger CE, Falk A. Social comparison affects reward-related brain activity in the human ventral striatum. Science, 318(5854):1305-8.
  179. Cohen M, Krohn-Grimberghe A, Elger CE, Weber BDopamine gene predicts the brain’s response to dopaminergic drug. Eur J Neurosci, 26(12):3652-60.
  180. Weber B, Luders E, Faber J, Richter S, Quesada CM, Urbach H, Thompson PM, Toga AW, Elger CE, Helmstaedter C. Distinct regional atrophy in the corpus callosum of patients with temporal lobe epilepsyBrain, 130(Pt 12):3149-54]
  181. Weber B, Fliessbach K, Lange N, Kügler F, Elger CE. Material specific memory processing is related to language dominanceNeuroimage, 37(2):611-17.
  182. Fliessbach K, Trautner P, Quesada CM, Elger CE, Weber B. Cerebellar contributions to episodic memory encoding as revealed by fMRI. Neuroimage, 35(3): 1330-7.
  183. Weber B, Kügler F, Elger CE. Comparison of implicit memory encoding paradigms for the activation of mediotemporal structures. Epilepsy&Behavior, 10(3): 442-8.
  184. Mormann F, Fernández G, Klaver P, Weber B, Elger CE, Fell, J. Declarative memory formation in hippocampal sclerosis: An intracranial ERP studyNeuroreport, 18(4): 317-21.
  185. Weber B, Aholt A, Neuhaus C, Trautner P, Elger CE, Teichert T.Neural evidence for Reference-Dependence in Real-Market-TransactionsNeuroimage, 35(1):441-7.

  186. 2006

  187. Fliessbach K, Weis S, Klaver P, Elger CE and Weber B. The effect of word concreteness in recognition memoryNeuroimage, 32(3):1413-21.
  188. Jansen A, Menke R, Sommer J, Förster AF, Bruchmann S, Hemplemann J, Weber B, and Knecht S. The assessment of hemispheric language dominance in fMRI - Robustness and ReproducibilityNeuroimage, 33(1):204-17.
  189. Helmstaedter C, Fritz NE, Gonzalez Perez PA, and Weber BShift-back of right into left hemisphere language dominance after control of epileptic seizures: Evidence for epilepsy driven functional cerebral organizationEpilepsy Res., 70(2-3):257-62.
  190. Weber B, Wellmer J, Schür S, Dinkelacker V, Ruhlmann J, Mormann F, Axmacher N, Elger CE, and Fernández G. Presurgical Language fMRI in patients with drug-restistant epilepsy: Effects of task performanceEpilepsia, 47880-6.
  191. Weber B, Wellmer J, Reuber M, Mormann F, Weis S, Urbach H, Ruhlmann J, Elger CE, and Fernández G. Left hippocampal pathology is associated with atypical language lateralisation in patients with focal epilepsyBrain, 129: 346-351.
  192. Weber B, Fliessbach K, Elger CE. Highly Functional Ipsilateral Motor Control after Extensive Left Hemispheric Damage during GestationNeuroCase,12(5):292-5.
  193. Weber B, Hoppe C, Faber J, Axmacher N, Fliessbach K, Mormann F, Weis S, Ruhlmann J, Elger CE, and Fernández, G. Association between scalp hair-whorl direction and hemispheric language dominance. Neuroimage30: 539-543.

  194. 2001-2005

  195. Mormann F, Fell J, Axmacher N, Weber B, Lehnertz K, Elger CE, and Fernández G. Phase/amplitude reset and theta-gamma interaction in the human medial temporal lobe during a continuous word recognition memory taskHippocampus,15: 890-900.
  196. Voermans NC, Petersson KM, Daudey L, Weber B, Spaendock KP, Kremer HPH, and Fernández G. Interaction between the human hippocampus and the caudate nucleus during route recognitionNeuron, 43: 427-435.
  197. Meulenbroek O, Petersson KM, Voermans N, Weber B, and Fernández G. Age differences in neural correlates of route encoding and route recognition.Neuroimage, 22: 1503-1514.
  198. Weber B, Schlicker E, Sokoloff P, Stark H. Identification of the dopamine-autoreceptor in the guinea-pig retina as D2 receptor using novel subtype-selective antagonists. Br. J. Pharmacol.,133: 1243-1248.
  199. Weber B, Schlicker E. Modulation of dopamine release in the guinea-pig retina by Gi- but not by Gs- or Gq-protein-coupled receptorsFund. Clin. Pharm., 15:1-8.
  200. Kathmann M, Weber B, Schlicker E. Cannabinoid CB-1 receptor-mediated inhibition of acetylcholine release in the brain of NMRI, CD-1 and C57BL/6J miceNaunyn-Schmiedeberg´s Arch. Pharm., 2001, 363:50-56.
  201. Kathmann M, Weber B, Zimmer A, Schlicker E. Enhanced acetylcholine release in the hippocampus of cannabinoid CB-1 receptor deficient miceBr. J. Pharmacol., 132:1169-1179.

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