Publications

L Fisch, R Leenings, NR Winter,  Dannlowski, C Gaser, JH Cole, T Hahn
Editorial: Predicting Chronological Age From Structural Neuroimaging: The Predictive Analytics Competition 2019. Frontiers in Psychiatry 12:710932 PDF

M Martins, AM Reis, SL Castro, C Gaser
Gray matter correlates of reading fluency deficits: SES matters, IQ does not.
Brain Structure and Function, in press PDF

I Nenadic, C Lorenz, C Gaser
Narcissistic personality traits and prefrontal brain structure.
Scientific Reports 3;11(1):15707, 2021 PDF

U Evermann, C Gaser, T Meller, JK Pfarr, S Grezellschak, I Nenadic
Nonclinical psychotic-like experiences and schizotypy dimensions: Associations with hippocampal subfield and amygdala volumes.
Human Brain Mapping, in press PDF

E Luders, C Gaser, M Gingnell, J Engman, I Sundström Poromaa, F Kurth
Significant increases of the amygdala between immediate and late postpartum: Pronounced effects within the superficial subregion.
Journal of Neuroscience Research 99(9):2261-2270, 2021 PDF

R Steinbach, T Prell, N Gaur, A Roediger, C Gaser, TE Mayer, OW Witte, J Grosskreutz
Patterns of grey and white matter changes differ between bulbar and limb onset amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Neuroimage Clinical 30:102674, 2021 PDF

E Luders, C Gaser, M Gingnell, J Engman, I Sundström Poromaa, F Kurth
Gray matter increases within subregions of the hippocampal complex after pregnancy.
Brain Imaging and Behavior, in press PDF

DM Hedderich, A Menegaux, B Schmitz-Koep, R Nuttall, J Zimmermann, SC Schneider, JG Bäuml, M Daamen, H Boecker, M Wilke, C Zimmer, D Wolke, P Bartmann, C Sorg, C Gaser
Increased Brain Age Gap Estimate (BrainAGE) in Young Adults After Premature Birth.
Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 13:653365, 2021 PDF

H Jamalabadi, A Zuberer, VJ Kumar, M Li, S Alizadeh, AM Amani, C Gaser, M Esterman, M Walter
The missing role of gray matter in studying brain controllability.
Network Neuroscience 5(1):198-210, 2021 PDF

G Delvecchio, E Maggioni, A Pigoni, B Crespo-Facorro, I Nenadic, F Benedetti, C Gaser, H Sauer, R Roiz-Santiañez, S Poletti, MG Rossetti, M Bellani, C Perlini, M Ruggeri, VA Diwadkar, P Brambilla
Sexual Regional Dimorphism of Post-Adolescent and Middle Age Brain Maturation. A Multi-center 3T MRI Study.
Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 13:622054, 2021 PDF

N Bittner, C Jockwitz, K Franke, C Gaser, S Moebus, UJ Bayen, K Amunts, S Caspers
When your brain looks older than expected: combined lifestyle risk and BrainAGE.
Brain Structure and Function 226(3):621-645, 2021 PDF

K Franke, P Bublak, D Hoyer, T Billiet, C Gaser, OW Witte, M Schwab
In vivo biomarkers of structural and functional brain development and aging in humans.
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Review 117:142-164, 2020 PDF

S Schmitt, B Besteher, C Gaser, I Nenadic
Human time perspective and its structural associations with voxel-based morphometry and gyrification.
Brain Imaging and Behavior, in press PDF

S Vickery, WD Hopkins, CC Sherwood, SJ Schapiro, RD Latzman, S Caspers, C Gaser, SB Eickhoff, R Dahnke, F Hoffstaedter
Chimpanzee brain morphometry utilizing standardized MRI preprocessing and macroanatomical annotations.
Elife 9:e60136, 2020 PDF

S Schmidt, S Gull, KH Herrmann, M Boehme, A Irintchev, A Urbach, JR Reichenbach, CM Klingner, C Gaser, OW Witte
Experience-dependent structural plasticity in the adult brain: How the learning brain grows.
Neuroimage 225:117502, 2021 PDF

F Kurth, C Gaser, E Luders
Development of sex differences in the human brain.
Cognitive Neuroscience, in press PDF

B Schmitz-Koep, JG Bäuml, A Menegaux, R Nuttall, J Zimmermann, SC Schneider, M Daamen, L Scheef, H Boecker, C Zimmer, C Gaser, D Wolke, P Bartmann, C Sorg, DM Hedderich
Decreased cortical thickness mediates the relationship between premature birth and cognitive performance in adulthood.
Human Brain Mapping 41(17):4952-4963, 2020 PDF

U Evermann, C Gaser, B. Besteher, K Langbein, I Nenadic
Cortical Gyrification, Psychotic-Like Experiences, and Cognitive Performance in Nonclinical Subjects.
Schizophr Bulletin 46(6):1524-1534, 2020 PDF

G Seidel, C Gaser, T Götz, A Günther, F Hamzei
Accelerated brain ageing in sepsis survivors with cognitive long-term impairment.
European Journal of Neuroscience 52(10):4395-4402, 2020 PDF

SK Masouleh, SB Eickhoff, Y Zeighami, LB Lewis, R Dahnke, C Gaser, F Chouinard-Decorte, C Lepage, LH Scholtens, F Hoffstaedter, DC Glahn, J Blangero, AC Evans, S Genon, SL Valk
Influence of Processing Pipeline on Cortical Thickness Measurement.
Cerebral Cortex 30(9):5014-5027, 2020 PDF

C Engl, L Tiemann, S Grahl, M Bussas, P Schmidt, V Pongratz, A Berthele, A Beer, C Gaser, JS Kirschke, C Zimmer, B Hemmer, M Mühlau
Cognitive Impairment in Early MS: Contribution of White Matter Lesions, Deep Grey Matter Atrophy, and Cortical Atrophy.
Journal of Neurology 267(8):2307-2318, 2020 PDF

E Luders, F Kurth, M Gingnell, J Engman, EL Yong, IS Poromaa, C Gaser
From baby brain to mommy brain: Widespread gray matter gain after giving birth.
Cortex 126, 334-342, 2020 PDF

S Brodoehl, C Gaser, R Dahnke, OW Witte, CM Klingner
Surface-based analysis increases the specificity of cortical activation patterns and connectivity results.
Scientific Reports 10 (1), 1-13, 2020 PDF

DM Hedderich, JG Bäuml, A Menegaux, M Avram, M Daamen, C Zimmer, P Bartmann, L Scheef, H Boecker, D Wolcke, C Gaser, C Sorg
An analysis of MRI derived cortical complexity in premature-born adults: Regional patterns, risk factors, and potential significance.
NeuroImage 208, 116438, 2020 PDF

R Steinbach, M Batyrbekova, N Gaur, A Voss, B Stubendorff, TE Mayer, C Gaser, OW Witte, T Prell, J Grosskreutz
Applying the D50 disease progression model to gray and white matter pathology in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
NeuroImage: Clinical 25, 102094, 2020 PDF

L Pigdon, C Willmott, S Reilly, G Conti-Ramsden, C Gaser, A Connelly, AT Morgan
Grey matter volume in developmental speech and language disorder.
Brain Structure and Function 224 (9), 3387-3398, 2019 PDF

V Pongratz, P Schmidt, M Bussas, S Grahl, C Gaser, A Berthele, M-M Hoshi, J Kirschke, C Zimmer, B Hemmer, M Mühlau
Prognostic value of white matter lesion shrinking in early multiple sclerosis: An intuitive or naïve notion?
Brain and Behavior 9 (12), e01417, 2019 PDF

R Spalthoff, F Degenhardt, S Awasthi, S Heilmann-Heimbach, B Besteher, C Gaser, S Ripke, MM Nöthen, I Nenadic
Effects of a neurodevelopmental genes based polygenic risk score for schizophrenia and single gene variants on brain structure in non-clinical subjects: A preliminary report.
Schizophrenia Research 212, 225-228, 2019 PDF

B Besteher, C Gaser, I Nenadic
Machine-learning based brain age estimation in major depression showing no evidence of accelerated aging.
Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging 290, 1-4, 2019 PDF

K Franke, C Gaser
Ten years of BrainAGE as a neuroimaging biomarker of brain aging: What insights have we gained?
Frontiers in Neurology 10, 789, 2019 PDF

B Besteher, C Gaser, I Nenadic
Brain structure and trait impulsivity: A comparative VBM study contrasting neural correlates of traditional and alternative concepts in healthy subjects.
Neuropsychologia 131, 139-147, 2019 PDF

B Besteher, C Gaser, I Nenadic
Brain Structure and Subclinical Symptoms: A Dimensional Perspective of Psychopathology in the Depression and Anxiety Spectrum.
Neuropsychobiology 78 (3), 113-126, 2019 PDF

DM Hedderich, JG Bäuml, MT Berndt, A Menegaux, L Scheef, M Daamen, C Zimmer, P Bartmann, H Boecker, D Wolcke, C Gaser, C Sorg
Aberrant gyrification contributes to the link between gestational age and adult IQ after premature birth.
Brain 142 (5), 1255-1269, 2019 PDF

M Lotze, M Domin, FH Gerlach, C Gaser, E Lueders, CO Schmidt, N Neumann
Novel findings from 2,838 adult brains on sex differences in gray matter brain volume.
Scientific Reports 9 (1), 1-7, 2019 PDF

KM Eyme, M Domin, FH Gerlach, N Hosten, CO Schmidt, C Gaser, A Flöel, M Lotze
Physically active life style is associated with increased grey matter brain volume in a medial parieto-frontal network.
Behavioural Brain Research 359, 215-222, 2019 PDF

B Besteher, C Gaser, D Ivanši?, O Guntinas-Lichius, C Dobel, I Nenadic
Chronic tinnitus and the limbic system: Reappraising brain structural effects of distress and affective symptoms.
NeuroImage: Clinical 24, 101976, 2019 PDF

B Besteher, L Squarcina, R Spalthoff, M Bellani, C Gaser, P Brambilla, I Nenadic
Hippocampal Volume as a Putative Marker of Resilience or Compensation to Minor Depressive Symptoms in a Nonclinical Sample.
Frontiers in Psychiatry 10, 467, 2019 PDF

P Schmidt, V Pongratz, P Küster, D Meier, J Wuerfel, C Lukas, B Bellenberg, F Zipp, S Groppa, PG Sämann, F Weber, C Gaser, T Franke, M Bussas, J Kirschke, C Zimmer, B Hemmer, M Mühlau
Automated segmentation of changes in FLAIR-hyperintense white matter lesions in multiple sclerosis on serial magnetic resonance imaging.
NeuroImage: Clinical 23, 101849, 2019 PDF

B Besteher, L Squarcina, R Spalthoff, M Bellani, C Gaser, I Nenadic, P Brambilla
Subclinical agoraphobia symptoms and regional brain volumes in non-clinical subjects: between compensation and resilience?
Frontiers in Psychiatry 9, 541, 2018 PDF

R Spalthoff, C Gaser, I Nenadic
Altered gyrification in schizophrenia and its relation to other morphometric markers.
Schizophrenia Research, 202:195-202, 2018 PDF

E Luders, M Gingnell, IS Poromaa, J Engman, F Kurth F, C Gaser
Potential Brain Age Reversal after Pregnancy: Younger Brains at 4-6 Weeks Postpartum.
Neuroscience, 386: 309-314 PDF

K Franke, P Bublak, D Hoyer, T Billiet, C Gaser, OW Witte, M Schwab
In vivo biomarkers of structural and functional brain development and aging in humans.
Neurosci Biobehav Rev, in press PDF

E Scheller, LV Schumache, J Peter, J Lahr, J Wehrle, CP Kaller, C Gaser, S Klöppel
Brain Aging and APOE e4 Interact to Reveal Potential Neuronal Compensation in Healthy Older Adults.
Front Aging Neurosci, 10: 74, 2018 PDF

E Maggioni, B Crespo-Facorro, I Nenadic, F Benedetti, C Gaser, H Sauer, R Roiz-Santiañez, S Poletti, V Marinelli, M Bellani, C Perlini, M Ruggeri, AC Altamura, VA Diwadkar, P Brambilla; ENPACT group
Common and distinct structural features of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: The European Network on Psychosis, Affective disorders and Cognitive Trajectory (ENPACT) study.
PLoS ONE, 12(11): e0188000, 2017 PDF

K Langbein, J Hesse, A Gussew, B Milleit, S Lavoie, GP Amminger, C Gaser, G Wagner, JR Reichenbach, UC Hipler, D Winter, S Smesny
Disturbed glutathione antioxidative defense is associated with structural brain changes in neuroleptic-naïve first-episode psychosis patients.
Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids, 136:103-110, 2018 PDF

K Franke, C Gaser, SR de Rooij, M Schwab, TJ Roseboom
Premature brain aging in humans exposed to maternal nutrient restriction during early gestation.
Neuroimage, 173:460-471, 2018 PDF

B Besteher, L Squarcina, R Spalthoff, M Bellani, C Gaser, PS Brambilla, I Nenadic
Brain structural correlates of irritability: Findings in a large healthy cohort.
Hum Brain Mapp, 38(12): 6230-6238, 2017 PDF

J Steinke, C Gaser, K Langbein, M Dietzek, A Gussew, JR Reichenbach, S Smesny, H Sauer, I Nenadic
Hippocampal metabolism and prefrontal brain structure: a combined 1H-MR spectroscopy, neuropsychological, and voxel-based morphometry (VBM) study.
Brain Res, 1677: 14-10, 2017 PDF

B Besteher, C Gaser, R Spalthoff, I Nenadic
Associations between urban upbringing and cortical thickness and gyrification.
J Psychiatr Res, 95: 114-120, 2017 PDF

L Rogenmoser, J Kernbach, G Schlaug, C Gaser
Keeping brains young with making music.
Brain Struct Funct, 223(1):297-305, 2018 PDF

R Righart, P Schmidt, R Dahnke, V Biberacher, A Beer, D Buck, B Hemmer, J S Kirschke, C Zimmer, C Gaser, M Mühlau
Volume versus surface-based cortical thickness measurements: A comparative study with healthy controls and multiple sclerosis patients.
Brain Struct Funct, 12(7): e0179590, 2017 PDF

I Nenadic, M Dietzek, K Langbein, H Sauer, C Gaser
BrainAGE score indicates accelerated brain aging in schizophrenia, but not bipolar disorder.
Psychiatry Res, 266: 86-89, 2017 PDF

K Franke, GD Clarke, R Dahnke, C Gaser, AH Kuo, C Li, M Schwab, PW Nathanielsz
Premature Brain Aging in Baboons Resulting from Moderate Fetal Undernutrition.
Front Aging Neurosci, 9: 92, 2017 PDF

I Nenadic, R A, Yotter, M Dietzek, K Langbein, H Sauer, C Gaser
Cortical complexity in bipolar disorder applying a spherical harmonics approach.
Psychiatry Res, 263: 44-47, 2017 PDF

B Besteher, C Gaser, K Langbein, M Dietzek, H Sauer, I Nenadic
Effects of subclinical depression, anxiety and somatization on brain structure in healthy subjects.
J Affect Disord, 215: 111-117, 2017 PDF