U Dannlowski

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Spatial processing of facial emotion in patients with unipolar depression: a longitudinal study
    Thomas Suslow
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    J Affect Disord 83:59-63. 2004
  2. ncbi Reduced awareness of others' emotions in unipolar depressed patients
    Uta Susan Donges
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:331-7. 2005
  3. doi Limbic scars: long-term consequences of childhood maltreatment revealed by functional and structural magnetic resonance imaging
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 11, Munster, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 71:286-93. 2012
  4. doi [Neurogenetics of emotional processes. Neuroimaging findings as endophenotypes for depression]
    U Dannlowski
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 11, 48149 Munster
    Nervenarzt 81:24-31. 2010
  5. pmc Amygdala reactivity to masked negative faces is associated with automatic judgmental bias in major depression: a 3 T fMRI study
    Udo Dannlowski
    Dannlowski, Ohrmann, Bauer, Arolt, Kersting, Suslow Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Germany
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 32:423-9. 2007
  6. ncbi Serotonergic genes modulate amygdala activity in major depression
    U Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, GermanyIZKF Research Group 4, IZKF Münster, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Genes Brain Behav 6:672-6. 2007
  7. ncbi Amygdala reactivity predicts automatic negative evaluations for facial emotions
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 154:13-20. 2007
  8. ncbi Subliminal affective priming in clinical depression and comorbid anxiety: a longitudinal investigation
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 143:63-75. 2006
  9. ncbi Unimpaired automatic processing of verbal information in the course of clinical depression
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Depress Anxiety 23:325-30. 2006
  10. pmc Neuropeptide-S (NPS) receptor genotype modulates basolateral amygdala responsiveness to aversive stimuli
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Neuropsychopharmacology 36:1879-85. 2011

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Publications27

  1. ncbi Spatial processing of facial emotion in patients with unipolar depression: a longitudinal study
    Thomas Suslow
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    J Affect Disord 83:59-63. 2004
    ..In this study, a face-in-the-crowd task was applied to examine the spatial detection of facial emotion as a function of depression and comorbid anxiety in the course of a psychotherapeutic inpatient treatment...
  2. ncbi Reduced awareness of others' emotions in unipolar depressed patients
    Uta Susan Donges
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:331-7. 2005
    ..Acutely depressed patients seem not to be impaired in the complexity of their own emotional experience, but they exhibit a reduction in the ability to empathize with other persons...
  3. doi Limbic scars: long-term consequences of childhood maltreatment revealed by functional and structural magnetic resonance imaging
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 11, Munster, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 71:286-93. 2012
    ....
  4. doi [Neurogenetics of emotional processes. Neuroimaging findings as endophenotypes for depression]
    U Dannlowski
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 11, 48149 Munster
    Nervenarzt 81:24-31. 2010
    ..Evidence is reviewed suggesting that potential risk-alleles for depression are associated with functional cortico-limbic abnormalities, which frequently occur in patients with major depression...
  5. pmc Amygdala reactivity to masked negative faces is associated with automatic judgmental bias in major depression: a 3 T fMRI study
    Udo Dannlowski
    Dannlowski, Ohrmann, Bauer, Arolt, Kersting, Suslow Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Germany
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 32:423-9. 2007
    ..In the present study, we extended the paradigm to a sample of 35 inpatients suffering from depression to investigate the effect of amygdala reactivity on automatic negative judgmental bias and clinical characteristics in depression...
  6. ncbi Serotonergic genes modulate amygdala activity in major depression
    U Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, GermanyIZKF Research Group 4, IZKF Münster, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Genes Brain Behav 6:672-6. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that the genetic susceptibility for major depression might be transported via dysfunctional neural activity in brain regions critical for emotion processing...
  7. ncbi Amygdala reactivity predicts automatic negative evaluations for facial emotions
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 154:13-20. 2007
    ..This finding might shed some light on how amygdala hyperresponsivity contributes to negative cognitive biases commonly observed in affective disorders...
  8. ncbi Subliminal affective priming in clinical depression and comorbid anxiety: a longitudinal investigation
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 143:63-75. 2006
    ..Direction and strength of affective priming was directly associated with anxiety level at both times. The affective priming paradigm provides evidence for differential group effects regarding unconscious emotional information processing...
  9. ncbi Unimpaired automatic processing of verbal information in the course of clinical depression
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Depress Anxiety 23:325-30. 2006
    ..Size of priming was not associated with depression severity, anxiety level, intelligence, medication, or clinical features. We conclude that depression is not characterized by dysfunctional automatic processing of verbal information...
  10. pmc Neuropeptide-S (NPS) receptor genotype modulates basolateral amygdala responsiveness to aversive stimuli
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Neuropsychopharmacology 36:1879-85. 2011
    ..Thereby, NPSR rs324981 apparently causes an indirect effect on anxiety-related traits and potentially contributes to the pathogenesis of anxiety disorders by shaping fear-related limbic activity...
  11. doi Emotion specific modulation of automatic amygdala responses by 5-HTTLPR genotype
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Neuroimage 53:893-8. 2010
    ..We conclude that 5-HTTLPR genotype predominantly impacts the central processing predominantly of negative environmental cues but not of emotionally salient stimuli in general...
  12. ncbi Masked facial affect priming is associated with therapy response in clinical depression
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:215-21. 2006
    ..An enhanced sensitivity for sad facial expressions and a negatively biased automatic processing of neutral and happy facial affect appears to be associated with depression persistence...
  13. ncbi Test-retest reliability of subliminal facial affective priming
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Psychol Rep 98:153-8. 2006
    ..Acceptable test-retest correlations (rs) of up to .74 were found for the affective priming scores. Although measured almost 2 mo. apart, subliminal affective priming seems to be a temporally stable effect...
  14. doi Automatic brain response to facial emotion as a function of implicitly and explicitly measured extraversion
    T Suslow
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Neuroscience 167:111-23. 2010
    ..Research on the neurobiology of extraversion could benefit from the application of implicit in addition to explicit measurement instruments when automatic neural responses are investigated...
  15. doi Individual differences in alexithymia and brain response to masked emotion faces
    Maraike Reker
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Germany
    Cortex 46:658-67. 2010
    ....
  16. doi Neural correlates of trait anxiety in fear extinction
    C Sehlmeyer
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Muenster, Germany
    Psychol Med 41:789-98. 2011
    ..In this study we investigated whether individual differences in trait anxiety affect amygdala and dorsal anterior cingulate cortex (dACC) activation during fear conditioning and extinction...
  17. doi Alexithymic features and automatic amygdala reactivity to facial emotion
    Harald Kugel
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 435:40-4. 2008
    ..Low spontaneous reactivity of the amygdala to sad faces could implicate less engagement in the encoding of negative emotional stimuli...
  18. doi Increased amygdala activation during automatic processing of facial emotion in schizophrenia
    Astrid Veronika Rauch
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Muenster, Albert Schweitzer Str 11, Muenster, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 182:200-6. 2010
    ..Heightened automatic amygdala responsivity could be involved in the development and maintenance of negative symptoms in schizophrenia...
  19. ncbi 5-HTTLPR biases amygdala activity in response to masked facial expressions in major depression
    Udo Dannlowski
    1 1Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany 2 2IZKF Research Group 4, IZKF Münster, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Neuropsychopharmacology 33:418-24. 2008
    ..This might indicate that genetic variations of the serotonin transporter could increase the risk for depression chronification via altering limbic neural activity on a preattentive level of emotion processing...
  20. doi Attachment avoidance modulates neural response to masked facial emotion
    Thomas Suslow
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:3553-62. 2009
    ..Our data are consistent with the idea that people who withdraw from close relationships respond spontaneously to a lesser extent to negative interpersonal emotional signals than securely attached individuals...
  21. doi fMRI data visualization with BrainBlend and Blender
    Martin Pyka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Neuroinformatics 8:21-31. 2010
    ..BrainBlend is particularly suitable for the visual exploration of interactions between functional networks, for time-resolved animations of BOLD changes and meets high demands on visual quality in images and animations...
  22. doi Automatic mood-congruent amygdala responses to masked facial expressions in major depression
    Thomas Suslow
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 67:155-60. 2010
    ..Assessing neurobiological substrates of automatic emotion processing might be a more sensitive challenge for automatic negative bias in depression than behavioral measures...
  23. doi Cannabinoid receptor 1 (CNR1) gene: impact on antidepressant treatment response and emotion processing in major depression
    Katharina Domschke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Muenster, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 18:751-9. 2008
    ..This analysis provides preliminary support for a role of CNR1 gene variation in depression and anxiety, potentially mediated by subcortical hypo-responsiveness to social reward stimuli...
  24. doi Reduced amygdala-prefrontal coupling in major depression: association with MAOA genotype and illness severity
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 12:11-22. 2009
    ..We conclude that genetic variation in the MAOA gene may affect the course of major depression by disrupting cortico-limbic connectivity...
  25. doi Working-memory fMRI reveals cingulate hyperactivation in euthymic major depression
    Sonja Schöning
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Muenster, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:2746-56. 2009
    ..This could reflect a different speed of normalization in prefrontal and limbic cortices, persistent systematic changes in neuronal networks after an episode of MDD, or a compensatory mechanism to maintain working-memory performance...
  26. doi Neuroimaging differences in spatial cognition between men and male-to-female transsexuals before and during hormone therapy
    Sonja Schöning
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    J Sex Med 7:1858-67. 2010
    ..However, these results have not consistently been confirmed. Furthermore, studies on cognitive effects of cross-sex hormone therapy also yield heterogeneous results...
  27. doi Adjunctive antidepressant treatment with quetiapine in agitated depression: positive effects on symptom reduction, psychopathology and remission rates
    Udo Dannlowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Germany
    Hum Psychopharmacol 23:587-93. 2008
    ..To investigate the adjunctive effects of quetiapine on overall treatment response and on specific symptoms in agitated depression...