Augewählte Publikationen


Grellmann C, Neumann J, Bitzer S, Kovacs P, Tönjes A, Westlye LT, Andreassen OA, Stumvoll M, Villringer A, Horstmann A. 2016. Random Projection for Fast and Efficient Multivariate Correlation Analysis of High-Dimensional Data: A New Approach. Front Genet. 2016

Schlögl H, Müller K, Horstmann A, Miehle K, Püschel J, Villringer A, Pleger B, Stumvoll M, Fasshauer M. Leptin substitution in patients with lipodystrophy: neural correlates for long-term success in the normalization of eating behavior Diabetes . 2016 May 10. pii: db151550.

García-García I, Kube J, Gaebler M, Horstmann A, Villringer A, Neumann J. Neural processing of negative emotional stimuli and the influence of age, sex and and task-related characteristics.Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2016 May 7. pii: S0149-7634(15)30202-5. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.04.020.

Kube, J., Schrimpf, A., García-García I., Villringer, A., Neumann, J., Horstmann, A. Differential heart rate responses to social and monetary reinforcement in women with obesity. Psychophysiology. 2016 Feb 12. doi: 10.1111/psyp.12624.

Dietrich A, Hollmann M, Mathar D, Villringer A, Horstmann A. Brain regulation of food craving: relationships with weight status and eating behavior. Int J Obes (Lond). 2016 Feb 17. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2016.28.

Schlögl H, Horstmann A, Villringer A, Stumvoll M. Functional neuroimaging in obesity: Can it help to develop novel treatments? The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. 2016 Jan 29. pii: S2213-8587(15)00475-1. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(15)00475-1.

Mathar D, Horstmann A, Pleger B, Villringer A, Neumann J.Is it Worth the Effort? Novel Insights into Obesity-Associated Alterations in Cost-Benefit Decision-Making. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 2016 Jan 12;9:360. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2015.00360.

Simmank J, Murawski C, Bode S, Horstmann A.Incidental rewarding cues influence economic decisions in people with obesity. Front Behav Neurosci. 2015 Oct 15;9:278. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2015.00278. eCollection 2015.


Deserno L, Wilbertz T, Reiter A, Horstmann A, Neumann J, Villringer A, Heinze HJ, Schlagenhauf F. Lateral prefrontal model-based signatures are reduced in healthy individuals with high trait impulsivity. Transl Psychiatry. 2015;5:e659.

García-García I, Jurado MÁ, Garolera M, Marqués-Iturria I, Horstmann A, Segura B, Pueyo R, Sender-Palacios MJ, Vernet-Vernet M, Villringer A, Junqué C, Margulies DS, Neumann J. Functional network centrality in obesity: A resting-state and task fMRI study. Psychiatry Res. 2015;233:331-8.

Mueller K, Möller HE, Horstmann A, Busse-Voigt FP, Lepsien J, Blüher M, Stumvoll M, Villringer A, Pleger B. Physical exercise in overweight to obese individuals induces metabolic- and neurotrophic-related structural brain plasticity. Front Hum Neurosci. 2015;9:372.

Löffler A, Luck T, Then FS, Luppa M, Sikorski C, Kovacs P, Tönjes A, Böttcher Y, Breitfeld J, Horstmann A, Löffler M, Engel C, Thiery J, Stumvoll M, Riedel-Heller SG. Age- and gender-specific norms for the German version of the Three-Factor Eating-Questionnaire (TFEQ). Appetite. 2015;91:241-7.

Horstmann A, Fenske WK, Hankir MK. Argument for a non-linear relationship between severity of human obesity and dopaminergic tone. Obes Rev. 2015 Jun 22.

Hankir MK, Ashrafian H, Hesse S, Horstmann A, Fenske WK. Distinctive striatal
dopamine signaling after dieting and gastric bypass.
Trends Endocrinol Metab.
2015 Apr 14. pii: S1043-2760(15)00049-1. doi: 10.1016/j.tem.2015.03.005. [Epub
ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 25887491.

Rohde K, Federbusch M, Horstmann A, Keller M, Villringer A, Stumvoll M, Tönjes
A, Kovacs P, Böttcher Y. Genetic variants in AKR1B10 associate with human eating
BMC Genet. 2015 Mar 25;16(1):31. PubMed PMID: 25887478.


Horstmann A, Dietrich A, Mathar D, Pössel M, Villringer A, Neumann J. Slave to habit? Obesity is associated with decreased behavioural sensitivity to reward devaluation. Appetite. 2014;pii: S0195-6663(14)00773-9.

Rohde K, Keller M, Horstmann A, Liu X, Eichelmann F, Stumvoll M, Villringer A, Kovacs P, Tönjes A, Böttcher Y. Role of genetic variants in ADIPOQ in human eating behavior. Genes Nutr. 2015;10:449.

Grellmann C, Bitzer S, Neumann J, Westlye LT, Andreassen OA, Villringer A, Horstmann A. Comparison of variants of canonical correlation analysis and partial least squares for combined analysis of MRI and genetic data. Neuroimage. 2014;pii: S1053-8119(14)01017-9.

Keller, M., Rohde, K., Horstmann, A., Liu, X., Eichelmann, F., Stumvoll, M., Villringer, A., Kovacs, P., Tönjes, A., & Böttcher, Y. (in press). Role of genetic variants in ADIPOQ in human eating behavior. Genes & Nutrition.

Mueller K, Horstmann A, Möller HE, Anwander A, Lepsien J, Schroeter ML, Villringer A, Pleger B (2014). Obesity associated cerebral gray and white matter alterations are interrelated in the female brain. PLoS ONE 9(12): e114206. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0114206.

Dietrich A, Federbusch MG, Grellmann C, Villringer A, Horstmann A (2014). Body weight status, eating behavior, sensitivity to reward/punishment, and gender: relationships and interdependencies. Front Psych. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01073.

Garcia-Garcia I, Horstmann A, Jurado MA, Garolera M, Margulies DS, Villringer A, Neumann J. (2014) Reward processing in obesity, substance and non-substance addictions. Obesity Reviews 15(11), 853-869. doi: 10.1111/obr.12221.


Gast MT, Tönjes A, Keller M, Horstmann A, Steinle N, Scholz M, Müller I, Villringer A, Stumvoll M, Kovacs P, Böttcher Y (2013). The role of rs2237781 within GRM8 in eating behavior. Brain Behav 3(5), 495-502. doi: 10.1002/brb3.151.

Hollmann M, Pleger B, Villringer A, Horstmann A (2013). Brain imaging in the context of food perception and eating. Curr Opin Lipidol 24(1), 18-24. doi: 10.1097/MOL.0b013e32835b61a4.

Horstmann A, Kovacs P, Kabisch S, Boettcher Y, Schloegl H, Tönjes A, Stumvoll M, Pleger B, Villringer A (2013). Common genetic variation near MC4R has a sex-specific impact on human brain structure and eating behavior. PLoS One 8(9), e74362. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0074362.

Machann J, Horstmann A, Born M, Hesse S, Hirsch FW (2013). Diagnostic imaging in obesity. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 27(2), 261-277. doi: 10.1016/j.beem.2013.02.003.

Schlögl H*, Kabisch S*, Horstmann A, Lohmann G, Müller K, Lepsien J, Busse-Voigt F, Kratzsch J, Pleger B, Villringer A, Stumvoll M (2013). Exenatide-induced reduction in energy intake is associated with increase in hypothalamic connectivity. Diabetes Care 36(7), 1933-1940. doi: 10.2337/dc12-1925.


Hollmann M, Hellrung L, Pleger B, Schlögl H, Kabisch S, Stumvoll M, Villringer A, Horstmann A (2012). Neural correlates of the volitional regulation of the desire for food. Int J Obes 36(5), 648-655. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2011.125.


Horstmann A, Busse FP, Mathar D, Müller K, Lepsien J, Schlögl H, Kabisch S, Kratzsch J, Neumann J, Stumvoll M, Villringer A, Pleger B (2011). Obesity-Related Differences between Women and Men in Brain Structure and Goal-Directed Behavior. Front Hum Neurosci 5, 58. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2011.00058.

Mueller K*, Anwander A*, Möller HE*, Horstmann A, Lepsien J, Busse F, Mohammadi S, Schroeter ML, Stumvoll M, Villringer A, Pleger B (2011). Sex-dependent influences of obesity on cerebral white matter investigated by diffusion-tensor imaging. PLoS One 6(4), e18544. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0018544.

Schloegl H, Percik R, Horstmann A, Villringer A, Stumvoll M (2011). Peptide hormones regulating appetite–focus on neuroimaging studies in humans. Diabetes Metab Res Rev 27(2), 104-112. doi: 10.1002/dmrr.1154.