Brigitte Röder

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hamburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The implicit use of spatial information develops later for crossmodal than for intramodal temporal processing
    Brigitte Röder
    University of Hamburg, Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Cognition 126:301-6. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Early vision impairs tactile perception in the blind
    Brigitte Röder
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Curr Biol 14:121-4. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Spatial coordinate systems for tactile spatial attention depend on developmental vision: evidence from event-related potentials in sighted and congenitally blind adult humans
    Brigitte Röder
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 28:475-83. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Congenitally blind humans use different stimulus selection strategies in hearing: an ERP study of spatial and temporal attention
    Brigitte Röder
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 25:311-22. 2007
  5. pmc The influence of language deprivation in early childhood on L2 processing: An ERP comparison of deaf native signers and deaf signers with a delayed language acquisition
    Nils Skotara
    Biologische Psychologie and Neuropsychologie, Universitat Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, Hamburg 20146, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 13:44. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Unimodal and crossmodal gradients of spatial attention: Evidence from event-related potentials
    Julia Föcker
    University of Hamburg, Germany
    Brain Topogr 23:1-13. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Early visual deprivation affects the development of face recognition and of audio-visual speech perception
    Lisa Putzar
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 28:251-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Tactile recalibration of auditory spatial representations
    Patrick Bruns
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Exp Brain Res 209:333-44. 2011
  9. pmc Is the processing of affective prosody influenced by spatial attention? An ERP study
    Julia C Gädeke
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, Hamburg 20146, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 14:14. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Presaccadic attention interferes with feature detection
    Thérèse Collins
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Exp Brain Res 201:111-7. 2010

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Publications56

  1. doi request reprint The implicit use of spatial information develops later for crossmodal than for intramodal temporal processing
    Brigitte Röder
    University of Hamburg, Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Cognition 126:301-6. 2013
    ..Further refinement of the processes providing external spatial coordinates then results in the integrated use of space and time to decide whether sensory inputs belong to a common object or to separate events...
  2. ncbi request reprint Early vision impairs tactile perception in the blind
    Brigitte Röder
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Curr Biol 14:121-4. 2004
    ..These findings suggest a critical role of childhood vision in modulating the perception of touch that may arise from the emergence of specific crossmodal links during development...
  3. ncbi request reprint Spatial coordinate systems for tactile spatial attention depend on developmental vision: evidence from event-related potentials in sighted and congenitally blind adult humans
    Brigitte Röder
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 28:475-83. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate that the default use of an external frame of reference for tactile localization seems to depend on developmental vision...
  4. ncbi request reprint Congenitally blind humans use different stimulus selection strategies in hearing: an ERP study of spatial and temporal attention
    Brigitte Röder
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 25:311-22. 2007
    ..The present experiment tested whether blind people prefer, as a possible consequence, temporal rather than spatial stimulus selection strategies...
  5. pmc The influence of language deprivation in early childhood on L2 processing: An ERP comparison of deaf native signers and deaf signers with a delayed language acquisition
    Nils Skotara
    Biologische Psychologie and Neuropsychologie, Universitat Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, Hamburg 20146, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 13:44. 2012
    ..Two types of violations were introduced in the middle of the sentence: a semantically implausible noun or a violation of subject-verb number agreement...
  6. doi request reprint Unimodal and crossmodal gradients of spatial attention: Evidence from event-related potentials
    Julia Föcker
    University of Hamburg, Germany
    Brain Topogr 23:1-13. 2010
    ..These results suggest that both modality specific and supramodal spatial representations are activated during orienting attention in space...
  7. doi request reprint Early visual deprivation affects the development of face recognition and of audio-visual speech perception
    Lisa Putzar
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 28:251-7. 2010
    ..In the present study, cataract patients were tested for their capability to recognize faces and to integrate auditory and visual speech information...
  8. doi request reprint Tactile recalibration of auditory spatial representations
    Patrick Bruns
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Exp Brain Res 209:333-44. 2011
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  9. pmc Is the processing of affective prosody influenced by spatial attention? An ERP study
    Julia C Gädeke
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, Hamburg 20146, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 14:14. 2013
    ..Emotional prosody was task irrelevant. The electro-encephalogram (EEG) was recorded to assess processing differences as a function of spatial attention and emotional valence...
  10. doi request reprint Presaccadic attention interferes with feature detection
    Thérèse Collins
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Exp Brain Res 201:111-7. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint The superiority in voice processing of the blind arises from neural plasticity at sensory processing stages
    Julia Föcker
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 50:2056-67. 2012
    ..These results provide evidence for an improvement of early voice processing stages and a reorganization of the person identification system as a neural correlate of compensatory behavioral improvements following congenital blindness...
  12. doi request reprint Tactile capture of auditory localization: an event-related potential study
    Patrick Bruns
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 31:1844-57. 2010
    ..The present data suggest that the cortical representation of auditory space is adjusted to coincide with spatially disparate tactile input...
  13. pmc Effects of a cognitive training on spatial learning and associated functional brain activations
    Kirsten Hötting
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 14:73. 2013
    ..Spatial learning was assessed with a virtual maze task, and at the same time neural correlates were measured with functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  14. pmc Sensitive periods for the functional specialization of the neural system for human face processing
    Brigitte Röder
    Division of Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:16760-5. 2013
    ..Such functional specialization of neural systems seems necessary to archive high processing proficiency. ..
  15. doi request reprint Integration of hand and finger location in external spatial coordinates for tactile localization
    Tobias Heed
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 38:386-401. 2012
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  16. doi request reprint Common anatomical and external coding for hands and feet in tactile attention: evidence from event-related potentials
    Tobias Heed
    University of Hamburg, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:184-202. 2010
    ..The use of both anatomical and external coordinates may facilitate the control of actions toward tactile events and the choice of the most suitable effector...
  17. ncbi request reprint Early visual deprivation impairs multisensory interactions in humans
    Lisa Putzar
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Nat Neurosci 10:1243-5. 2007
    ..Thus, adequate (multisensory) input during the first months of life seems to be a prerequisite in humans, as well as in animals, for the full development of cross-modal interactions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of cross-modally induced changes in tactile awareness
    Kirsten Hötting
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:2445-61. 2009
    ..Thus, auditory stimuli seem to alter neural mechanisms associated with automatic tactile deviant detection. The present findings contribute to the debate of which processing step in the brain determines what is consciously perceived...
  19. doi request reprint Action goal selection and motor planning can be dissociated by tool use
    Thérèse Collins
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Cognition 109:363-71. 2008
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  20. doi request reprint Basic multisensory functions can be acquired after congenital visual pattern deprivation in humans
    Lisa Putzar
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Dev Neuropsychol 37:697-711. 2012
    ..The present results suggest that basic cross-modal integrative processes for simple short stimuli do not depend on visual and/or crossmodal input since birth...
  21. doi request reprint Audiotactile integration is reduced in congenital blindness in a spatial ventriloquism task
    Valeria Occelli
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 50:36-43. 2012
    ..These results suggest reduced audio-tactile interactions in spatial processing following a lack of visual input from birth...
  22. doi request reprint Cross-modal training induces changes in spatial representations early in the auditory processing pathway
    Patrick Bruns
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Psychol Sci 22:1120-6. 2011
    ..These results suggest that cross-modal learning was mediated by a relatively early stage in the auditory cortical processing stream...
  23. ncbi request reprint The neural basis of lip-reading capabilities is altered by early visual deprivation
    Lisa Putzar
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 48:2158-66. 2010
    ..These results suggest that a sensitive phase in early infancy might exist during which visual acuity must be sufficiently high to discriminate lip movements in order to allow for the emergence of a regular neural lip-reading system...
  24. doi request reprint Eye-movement-driven changes in the perception of auditory space
    Thérèse Collins
    University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Atten Percept Psychophys 72:736-46. 2010
    ..We propose that auditory stimuli are remapped across saccades and that this eye-centered representation contributes to normal auditory localization...
  25. pmc Spatial remapping of touch: confusion of perceived stimulus order across hand and foot
    Tobias Schicke
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Department of Psychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:11808-13. 2006
    ..These results suggest a remapping of tactile location of all body parts into a nonanatomically anchored and, importantly, common reference frame rather than a specific remapping for eye-hand coordination only...
  26. doi request reprint Interactions of different body parts in peripersonal space: how vision of the foot influences tactile perception at the hand
    Tobias Schicke
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Faculty of Education, Psychology and Human Movement, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146, Hamburg, Germany
    Exp Brain Res 192:703-15. 2009
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  27. ncbi request reprint Learning to read shapes the activation of neural lexical representations in the speech recognition pathway
    Ulrike Schild
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 1:163-74. 2011
    ..The results are discussed in the light of bidirectional speech and print interactions in readers...
  28. doi request reprint When emotional valence modulates audiovisual integration
    Mario Maiworm
    Department of Psychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Atten Percept Psychophys 74:1302-11. 2012
    ..These results suggest that the emotional system is capable of influencing multisensory binding processes that have heretofore been considered automatic...
  29. ncbi request reprint Differential cognitive effects of cycling versus stretching/coordination training in middle-aged adults
    Kirsten Hötting
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Health Psychol 31:145-55. 2012
    ..Moreover, little is known about the impact of exercise on cognition in middle-aged humans...
  30. doi request reprint Crossmodal interaction of facial and vocal person identity information: an event-related potential study
    Julia Föcker
    University of Hamburg, Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Brain Res 1385:229-45. 2011
    ..A similar later negative ERP effect (270-530 ms) was found in the unimodal condition as well. These results suggest that identity information conveyed by a face is capable to modulate the sensory processing of voice stimuli...
  31. doi request reprint Auditory and auditory-tactile processing in congenitally blind humans
    Kirsten Hötting
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Hear Res 258:165-74. 2009
    ..This article summarizes evidence for a reorganization of multisensory brain areas and reduced crossmodal interactions on the behavioral level following congenital visual deprivation...
  32. doi request reprint Does training or deprivation modulate amygdala activation?
    Corinna Klinge
    NeuroImage Nord, Department of Systems Neuroscience, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Neuroimage 59:1765-71. 2012
    ..It is also conceivable that the actors' training requires a more professional and controlled dealing with the emotional stimuli, resulting in a down-regulation of affective experience and accompanying amygdala responses...
  33. doi request reprint Partial recovery of visual-spatial remapping of touch after restoring vision in a congenitally blind man
    Pia Ley
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 51:1119-23. 2013
    ..Nonetheless, these representations seem to be acquired to some extent after the end of congenital blindness but seem to be recruited only in the context of visual stimuli and are used with a reduced efficiency...
  34. doi request reprint Preattentive processing of audio-visual emotional signals
    Julia Föcker
    University of Hamburg, Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 137:36-47. 2011
    ..Incongruency effects were significant even in the absence of response conflicts. The results suggest that emotional signals available through different sensory channels are automatically combined prior to response selection...
  35. pmc Developmental vision determines the reference frame for the multisensory control of action
    Brigitte Röder
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:4753-8. 2007
    ..This pattern of results implies that developmental vision induces the default use of an external coordinate frame for multisensory action control; this facilitates not only visual but also auditory-manual control...
  36. doi request reprint Tactile capture of auditory localization is modulated by hand posture
    Patrick Bruns
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Exp Psychol 57:267-74. 2010
    ..These results substantiate recent evidence for the existence of an audio-tactile ventriloquism effect and extend these findings by demonstrating that this illusion operates predominantly in an external coordinate system...
  37. ncbi request reprint ERP correlates of German Sign Language processing in deaf native signers
    Barbara Hänel-Faulhaber
    University of Hamburg, Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 15:62. 2014
    ..e., incorrect direction of movement). Event-related brain potentials (ERPs) were recorded from 74 scalp electrodes...
  38. doi request reprint Electrophysiological indices of word fragment priming allow characterizing neural stages of speech recognition
    Claudia K Friedrich
    University of Hamburg, Department of Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Hamburg, Germany
    Biol Psychol 80:105-13. 2009
    ..The central negativity might be related to the rapid phonological matching of prime and target; or to the immediate testing of phonological expectations in speech recognition...
  39. ncbi request reprint Change of reference frame for tactile localization during child development
    Birthe Pagel
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Dev Sci 12:929-37. 2009
    ..While children older than 5 1/2 years displayed a crossed hand effect, younger children did not. Therefore the use of an external reference frame for tactile, and possibly multisensory, localization seems to be acquired at age 5...
  40. doi request reprint Functional rather than effector-specific organization of human posterior parietal cortex
    Tobias Heed
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Department of Psychology, University of Hamburg, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:3066-76. 2011
    ..Rather, the large-scale organization of this region might reflect the different computational constraints that need to be satisfied when planning eye and limb movements...
  41. ncbi request reprint Tight covariation of BOLD signal changes and slow ERPs in the parietal cortex in a parametric spatial imagery task with haptic acquisition
    Tobias Schicke
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 23:1910-8. 2006
    ..The parietal location of the imagery effect is consistent with the idea that externally triggered (perceptual) and mentally driven (imagery) spatial processes are both mediated by the same supramodal brain areas...
  42. ncbi request reprint The development of visual feature binding processes after visual deprivation in early infancy
    Lisa Putzar
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Vision Res 47:2616-26. 2007
    ..The present results suggest that the ability of visual feature binding depends on early visual input and is permanently impaired if patterned vision is prevented in early infancy for 5 months or more...
  43. doi request reprint Cardiovascular fitness modulates brain activation associated with spatial learning
    Kathrin Holzschneider
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Neuroimage 59:3003-14. 2012
    ..These data suggest that cardiovascular fitness has an impact on brain regions associated with spatial learning in humans and hence, could be a potent intervention to prevent age-related cognitive decline...
  44. pmc ERP correlates of intramodal and crossmodal L2 acquisition
    Nils Skotara
    Biologische Psychologie and Neuropsychologie, Universitat Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 12:48. 2011
    ..Two types of violations were realized: Either a semantically implausible noun or a violation of subject-verb number agreement was embedded at a sentence medial position...
  45. ncbi request reprint Altered auditory-tactile interactions in congenitally blind humans: an event-related potential study
    Kirsten Hötting
    Department of Psychology, Philipps University Marburg, Gutenbergstrasse 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany
    Exp Brain Res 159:370-81. 2004
    ..Alternatively, enhanced perceptual skills of the blind within the intact modalities may result in reduced multisensory interactions ("inverse effectiveness of multisensory integration")...
  46. doi request reprint Spatial attention affects the processing of tactile and visual stimuli presented at the tip of a tool: an event-related potential study
    Zhenzhu Yue
    Department of Psychology, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Exp Brain Res 193:119-28. 2009
    ..These results are consistent with the claim that tool-use results in a shift of visuospatial attention toward the tip of the tool and also to attention being focused by the hand where the touch is felt...
  47. doi request reprint Corticocortical connections mediate primary visual cortex responses to auditory stimulation in the blind
    Corinna Klinge
    NeuroImage Nord, Department of Systems Neuroscience, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Neurosci 30:12798-805. 2010
    ..These results suggest that plastic changes especially in corticocortical connectivity allow auditory information to evoke responses in the primary visual cortex of blind individuals...
  48. ncbi request reprint Increased amygdala activation to emotional auditory stimuli in the blind
    Corinna Klinge
    NeuroImage Nord, Department of Systems Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Brain 133:1729-36. 2010
    ..Our results indicate that the responsivity of the amygdala to emotional signals develops even in the absence of visual emotional experience and serves the sensory modality which is the most reliable source of emotional information...
  49. doi request reprint Integrative processing of perception and reward in an auditory localization paradigm
    Mario Maiworm
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Exp Psychol 58:217-26. 2011
    ..The results are discussed in the context of an internal underweighting of the reward function...
  50. ncbi request reprint Audio-tactile integration in congenitally and late deaf cochlear implant users
    Elena Nava
    University of Hamburg, Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e99606. 2014
    ..We discuss this finding in the context of reorganisation of the sensory systems following sensory loss and the possibility that these changes cannot be "rewired" through auditory reafferentation. ..
  51. doi request reprint Adaptation and maladaptation insights from brain plasticity
    Elena Nava
    Department of Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Prog Brain Res 191:177-94. 2011
    ..Here, we will consider brain plasticity and its functional and structural consequences from an evolutionary perspective, discussing cases of adaptive and maladaptive plasticity and using examples from typical and atypical development...
  52. doi request reprint Tactile acuity charts: a reliable measure of spatial acuity
    Patrick Bruns
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e87384. 2014
    ..The simple test procedure and high reliability of the acuity charts makes them a promising complement and alternative to the traditional two-point and grating orientation thresholds. ..
  53. ncbi request reprint Processing load impairs coordinate integration for the localization of touch
    Stephanie Badde
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 11, 20146, Hamburg, Germany
    Atten Percept Psychophys 76:1136-50. 2014
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Motor coordination uses external spatial coordinates independent of developmental vision
    Tobias Heed
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, Faculty of Psychology and Human Movement Science, University of Hamburg, Germany Electronic address
    Cognition 132:1-15. 2014
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Beneficial effects of physical exercise on neuroplasticity and cognition
    Kirsten Hötting
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany Electronic address
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:2243-57. 2013
    ..Moreover, new data suggest that to maintain the neuro-cognitive benefits induced by physical exercise, an increase in the cardiovascular fitness level must be maintained. ..
  56. doi request reprint Experience-dependent emergence of functional asymmetries
    Elena Nava
    Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Laterality 18:407-15. 2013
    ..Our findings shed new light on the role of visual sensory experience in shaping functional asymmetries and suggest that single-gene models and environment alone cannot fully explain the emergence of functional asymmetries in humans. ..