Prof. Dr. Martin J. Herrmann

Center of Mental Health Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy Head of the Laboratory for Psychophysiology and Functional Imaging of the Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy

University Hospital Würzburg

Margarete-Hoeppel-Platz 1 (ehemals Fuechsleinstr. 15)

97080 Wuerzburg, Germany

Phone:    +49 931 201 76650

Fax.:   +49 931 201 77429

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Publications (selected list)

Brinkmann, L., Wilhelm,C. Feldker, K., Tupak, S.V., Becker, M.P.I., Herrmann, M.J., Straube T. Distinct phasic and sustained brain responses and connectivity of amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis during threat anticipation in panic disorder patients. Psychological Medicine (in press).

Katzorke, K, Zeller, JBM, Müller, LD Lauer, M, Polak, T, Reif ,A, Deckert, J, Herrmann, MJ Reduced activity in the right inferior frontal gyrus in Elderly APOE-E4 carriers during a verbal fluency task. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (in press).

Brinkmann, L, Buff, Ch., Neumeister, P. Tupak, S, Beckert, M., Herrmann, M.J., Straube, T.  Dissociation between amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis during threat anticipation in female post-traumatic stress disorder patients. Human Brain Mapping (in press).

Herrmann, Martin J., Katzorke, Andrea, Busch, Yasmin, Gromer, Daniel, Polak, Thomas, Pauli, Paul, Deckert, Jürgen Medial prefrontal cortex stimulation accelerates therapy response of exposure therapy in acrophobia. Brain Stimulation (in press).

Asthana MK, Brunhuber B, Mühlberger A, Reif A., Schneider S, Herrmann MJ  Preventing the Return of Fear Using Reconsolidation Update Mechanisms Depends on the Met-allele of the Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor Val66Met Polymorphism. The International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacolo-gy (in press).

Biehl SC, Merz CJ, Dresler T, Heupel J, Reichert S, Jacob CP, Deckert J, Herrmann MJ (2016) Increase or decrease of fMRI activity in adult attention deficit/ hyperactivity disorder – does it depend on task difficulty? The International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacolog, 19, 1-10.

Brinkmann, L, Poller, H. Herrmann, M.J., Miltner, W. Straube, T. (2016) Initial and sustained brain responses to threat anticipation in blood-injection-injury phobia. Neuroimage: Clinical, 13:320-329

Guhn A, Domschke K, Müller LD, Dresler T, Eff F, Kopf J, Deckert J, Reif A, Herrmann MJ (2016) Neuropeptide S receptor gene variation and neural correlates of cognitive emotion regulation. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience (SCAN). 10(12):1730-7.

Herrmann MJ*, Böhme* S, Becker MPI,  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. Human Brain Mapping, 37:1091-1102.

Herrmann MJ, Beier J, Simons B. Polak T. (2016) Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) of the right inferior frontal gyrus attenuates skin conductance responses to unpredictable threat conditions. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience;10:352.

Herrmann MJ*, Neueder D*, Troeller AK Schulz SM (2016) Simultaneous recording of EEG and fNIRS during visuospatial and facial expression processing in a dual task paradigm. The International Journal of Psychophysiology;109:21-28.

Schecklmann M, Giani A, Tupak S, Langguth B, Raab V, Polak T, Várallyay C, Großmann W, Herrmann MJ, Fallgatter AJ. (2016) Neuronavigated left temporal continuous theta burst stimulation in chronic tinnitus. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 34(2):165-75.

Vierheilig N, Polak T, Mühlberger, A., Herrmann MJ (2016) Transcranial direct current stimulation of the right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex enhances attention to visual target stimuli. Journal of Neural Transmission 123(10):1195-203.

Wietschorke K, Lippold J, Jacob C, Polak T, Herrmann MJ (2016) Transcranial direct current stimulation of the prefrontal cortex reduces cue-reactivity in alcohol dependent patients. Journal of Neural Transmission, 123(10):1173-8.

Yang Y, Lueken U,  Wittmann A, Holtz K, Kleint NI, Herrmann MJ, Sass K, Jansen A, Konrad C, Ströhle A, Pfleiderer B, Lotze M, Hamm A, Deckert J, Arolt V, Wittchen H-U, Kircher T, Straube B (2016) Neural Correlates of Individual Differences in Anxiety Sensitivity: An fMRI Study using Semantic Priming. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience (SCAN), 11(8):1245-54.

Zwanzger P, Herrmann MJ, Baeken Ch. (2016) "Torpedo" for the brain: perspectives in neurostimulation. J Neural Transm (Vienna), 123(10):1119-20.