Christoph von der Goltz

Summary

Affiliation: Central Institute of Mental Health
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Involvement of orexin in the regulation of stress, depression and reward in alcohol dependence
    Christoph von der Goltz
    Dept of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Horm Behav 60:644-50. 2011
  2. ncbi Orexin and leptin are associated with nicotine craving: a link between smoking, appetite and reward
    Christoph von der Goltz
    Department of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health CIMH, Square J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:570-7. 2010
  3. ncbi Functional polymorphism in the neuropeptide Y gene promoter (rs16147) is associated with serum leptin levels and waist-hip ratio in women
    Jochen Mutschler
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 62:271-6. 2013
  4. ncbi Lack of association of a functional catechol-O-methyltransferase gene polymorphism with risk of tobacco smoking: results from a multicenter case-control study
    Jochen Mutschler
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:1322-7. 2013
  5. ncbi Validating incentive salience with functional magnetic resonance imaging: association between mesolimbic cue reactivity and attentional bias in alcohol-dependent patients
    Sabine Vollstädt-Klein
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine at the University of Heidelberg, Central Institute of Mental Health, Germany
    Addict Biol 17:807-16. 2012
  6. ncbi Association of leptin with food cue-induced activation in human reward pathways
    Martin Grosshans
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, J5 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:529-37. 2012
  7. ncbi Attention shift towards smoking cues relates to severity of dependence, smoking behavior and breath carbon monoxide
    Sabine Vollstädt-Klein
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Addict Res 17:217-24. 2011
  8. ncbi The association of the appetitive peptide acetylated ghrelin with alcohol craving in early abstinent alcohol dependent individuals
    Anne Koopmann
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 37:980-6. 2012
  9. ncbi Psychological and hormonal features of smokers at risk to gain weight after smoking cessation--results of a multicenter study
    Anne Koopmann
    Dept of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health CIMH, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Horm Behav 60:58-64. 2011
  10. ncbi The effect of pictorial warnings on cigarette packages on attentional bias of smokers
    Sabine Loeber
    Department of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 98:292-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi Involvement of orexin in the regulation of stress, depression and reward in alcohol dependence
    Christoph von der Goltz
    Dept of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Horm Behav 60:644-50. 2011
    ..Moreover, the effects on global distress indices as well as the earlier studied effects on reinstatement of drug seeking behaviors may point on an involvement of ORX in impaired brain stress systems...
  2. ncbi Orexin and leptin are associated with nicotine craving: a link between smoking, appetite and reward
    Christoph von der Goltz
    Department of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health CIMH, Square J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:570-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the possible association between orexin and leptin, and nicotine craving in smokers in a clinical case-control study under standardized conditions...
  3. ncbi Functional polymorphism in the neuropeptide Y gene promoter (rs16147) is associated with serum leptin levels and waist-hip ratio in women
    Jochen Mutschler
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 62:271-6. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to test whether a certain functional genetic variant (SNP rs16147) in the NP-Y promoter gene is associated with serum leptin levels and body fat distribution...
  4. ncbi Lack of association of a functional catechol-O-methyltransferase gene polymorphism with risk of tobacco smoking: results from a multicenter case-control study
    Jochen Mutschler
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:1322-7. 2013
    ....
  5. ncbi Validating incentive salience with functional magnetic resonance imaging: association between mesolimbic cue reactivity and attentional bias in alcohol-dependent patients
    Sabine Vollstädt-Klein
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine at the University of Heidelberg, Central Institute of Mental Health, Germany
    Addict Biol 17:807-16. 2012
    ..However, this association could also be bidirectional with the attentional bias enhancing cue-induced neural activity...
  6. ncbi Association of leptin with food cue-induced activation in human reward pathways
    Martin Grosshans
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, J5 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:529-37. 2012
    ..Whereas the hypothalamic regulation of energy homeostasis by endocrine feedback signals has been widely investigated, its interplay with mesolimbic reward-associated pathways represents a rich field of future research...
  7. ncbi Attention shift towards smoking cues relates to severity of dependence, smoking behavior and breath carbon monoxide
    Sabine Vollstädt-Klein
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Addict Res 17:217-24. 2011
    ..Future studies are warranted to further enhance our understanding of factors that affect attentional bias as appetitive responses towards smoking-related stimuli might be an important target for therapeutic interventions...
  8. ncbi The association of the appetitive peptide acetylated ghrelin with alcohol craving in early abstinent alcohol dependent individuals
    Anne Koopmann
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 37:980-6. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi Psychological and hormonal features of smokers at risk to gain weight after smoking cessation--results of a multicenter study
    Anne Koopmann
    Dept of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health CIMH, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Horm Behav 60:58-64. 2011
    ..This interaction of behavioral and neuroendocrinological factors may constitute a high risk condition for gaining weight following smoking cessation...
  10. ncbi The effect of pictorial warnings on cigarette packages on attentional bias of smokers
    Sabine Loeber
    Department of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 98:292-8. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi Genetic variation in the neuropeptide Y gene promoter is associated with increased risk of tobacco smoking
    Jochen Mutschler
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Addict Res 18:246-52. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to test for association between a functional genetic variant in the NP-Y promoter gene (SNP rs16147) and tobacco smoking...
  12. ncbi Effects of cue-exposure treatment on neural cue reactivity in alcohol dependence: a randomized trial
    Sabine Vollstädt-Klein
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 69:1060-6. 2011
    ..In this study, we assessed CET treatment effects on cue-induced responses using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  13. ncbi Augmented stress-induced alcohol drinking and withdrawal in mice lacking functional natriuretic peptide-A receptors
    Jochen Mutschler
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, J 5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Alcohol Alcohol 45:13-6. 2010
    ..We now present first data on alcohol drinking behaviour in mice lacking a functional natriuretic peptide-A (NPR-A) receptor...
  14. ncbi Attentional bias in alcohol-dependent patients: the role of chronicity and executive functioning
    Sabine Loeber
    Department of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Addict Biol 14:194-203. 2009
    ..Our results indicate that differences with regard to drinking-related variables as well as cognitive functioning seem to modulate attentional bias and need to be taken into account in models of drinking maintenance...
  15. ncbi Learning and memory in the aetiopathogenesis of addiction: future implications for therapy?
    Christoph von der Goltz
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health CIMH, University of Heidelberg, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:S183-7. 2009
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  16. ncbi Cue-induced alcohol-seeking behaviour is reduced by disrupting the reconsolidation of alcohol-related memories
    Christoph von der Goltz
    Department of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 205:389-97. 2009
    ..The reconsolidation hypothesis states that a consolidated memory could again become labile and susceptible to disruption after memory retrieval...
  17. ncbi Epigenetic alteration of the dopamine transporter gene in alcohol-dependent patients is associated with age
    Vanessa Nieratschker
    Departments of Genetic Epidemiology in Psychiatry Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim Heidelberg University, Germany, Institute of Experimental Hematology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Bonn, Germany Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine, Research Centre Julich, Germany Department of Genomics, Life and Brain Center Institute of Human Genetics University of Bonn, Germany and German Center for Neurodegenerative Disorders DZNE, Germany
    Addict Biol 19:305-11. 2014
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  18. ncbi Avoidance of alcohol-related stimuli increases during the early stage of abstinence in alcohol-dependent patients
    Sabine Vollstädt-Klein
    Department of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine at the University of Heidelberg, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Alcohol Alcohol 44:458-63. 2009
    ..Furthermore, we investigated the influence of pre-treatment alcohol consumption and abstinence duration onto alcohol-related attentional bias...