Ulrich S Zimmermann

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Modeling alcohol self-administration in the human laboratory
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 13:315-53. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Offspring of parents with an alcohol use disorder prefer higher levels of brain alcohol exposure in experiments involving computer-assisted self-infusion of ethanol (CASE)
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 202:689-97. 2009
  3. pmc Withdrawal phenomena and dependence syndrome after the consumption of "spice gold"
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus an der TU Dresden, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 106:464-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Development and pilot validation of computer-assisted self-infusion of ethanol (CASE): a new method to study alcohol self-administration in humans
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1321-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Ethanol administration dampens the prolactin response to psychosocial stress exposure in sons of alcohol-dependent fathers
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:996-1003. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of age at first drink on vulnerability to alcohol-related problems: testing the marker hypothesis in a prospective study of young adults
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1205-12. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Interacting effects of CRHR1 gene and stressful life events on drinking initiation and progression among 19-year-olds
    Brigitte Schmid
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 13:703-14. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Drinking against unpleasant emotions: possible outcome of early onset of alcohol use?
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1052-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychosocial adversity on alcohol intake in young adults: moderation by the LL genotype of the serotonin transporter polymorphism
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 66:102-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint (Still) longing for food: insulin reactivity modulates response to food pictures
    Nils B Kroemer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany Neuroimaging Center, Department of Psychology, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:2367-80. 2013

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Modeling alcohol self-administration in the human laboratory
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 13:315-53. 2013
    ..Peak exposures in the CASE studies ranged from 60 to 80 mg% in HSD and up to 240 mg% in NTSA...
  2. doi request reprint Offspring of parents with an alcohol use disorder prefer higher levels of brain alcohol exposure in experiments involving computer-assisted self-infusion of ethanol (CASE)
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 202:689-97. 2009
    ..Acute alcohol effects may differ in social drinkers with a positive family history of alcohol use disorders (FHP) compared to FH negative (FHN) controls...
  3. pmc Withdrawal phenomena and dependence syndrome after the consumption of "spice gold"
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus an der TU Dresden, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 106:464-7. 2009
    ..The authors describe physical withdrawal phenomena and a dependence syndrome that developed after the consumption of "Spice."..
  4. doi request reprint Development and pilot validation of computer-assisted self-infusion of ethanol (CASE): a new method to study alcohol self-administration in humans
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1321-8. 2008
    ..We sought to improve the subjects' opportunity to control their brain alcohol exposure by computer-assisted i.v. self-administration...
  5. doi request reprint Ethanol administration dampens the prolactin response to psychosocial stress exposure in sons of alcohol-dependent fathers
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:996-1003. 2009
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  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of age at first drink on vulnerability to alcohol-related problems: testing the marker hypothesis in a prospective study of young adults
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1205-12. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Interacting effects of CRHR1 gene and stressful life events on drinking initiation and progression among 19-year-olds
    Brigitte Schmid
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 13:703-14. 2010
    ..These findings extend previous reports by demonstrating that the CRHR1 gene and stressful life events interact to predict both drinking initiation in adolescence and progression of heavy alcohol use in young adulthood...
  8. doi request reprint Drinking against unpleasant emotions: possible outcome of early onset of alcohol use?
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1052-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether this effect may be the consequence of a higher susceptibility to develop "drinking to cope" motives among early initiators...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychosocial adversity on alcohol intake in young adults: moderation by the LL genotype of the serotonin transporter polymorphism
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 66:102-9. 2009
    ..The present study aims to further explore G x E between 5-HTTLPR and exposure to psychosocial adversity on alcohol consumption in a high-risk community sample of young adults...
  10. doi request reprint (Still) longing for food: insulin reactivity modulates response to food pictures
    Nils B Kroemer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany Neuroimaging Center, Department of Psychology, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:2367-80. 2013
    ..g., in the fusiform gyrus). We conclude that individual insulin reactivity is critical to reduce food-cue responsivity after an initial energy intake and thereby may help to counteract overeating...
  11. doi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase Val158 Met genotype, parenting practices and adolescent alcohol use: testing the differential susceptibility hypothesis
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:351-9. 2012
    ..Moreover, the current study examined whether a potential G×E would be consistent with one of two models of gene-environment interplay (genetic vulnerability vs. differential susceptibility)...
  12. doi request reprint Interaction between the 5-HTTLPR serotonin transporter polymorphism and environmental adversity for mood and anxiety psychopathology: evidence from a high-risk community sample of young adults
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 12:737-47. 2009
    ..No evidence for GxE was obtained with regard to current stressful life events and trait anxiety. One possible source for the conflicting findings might be attributed to heterogeneity in depression phenotypes and environmental adversity...
  13. doi request reprint BDNF Val 66 Met and 5-HTTLPR genotype moderate the impact of early psychosocial adversity on plasma brain-derived neurotrophic factor and depressive symptoms: a prospective study
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 23:902-9. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint Maternal stimulation in infancy predicts hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis reactivity in young men
    Brigitte Schmid
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim Heidelberg University, J 5, 68159, Mannheim, Germany
    J Neural Transm 120:1247-57. 2013
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  15. pmc Association of PER2 genotype and stressful life events with alcohol drinking in young adults
    Dorothea Blomeyer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e59136. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint The interaction between the dopamine transporter gene and age at onset in relation to tobacco and alcohol use among 19-year-olds
    Brigitte Schmid
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Addict Biol 14:489-99. 2009
    ..Further studies are required to confirm these findings...
  17. doi request reprint Quality of early mother-child interaction associated with depressive psychopathology in the offspring: a prospective study from infancy to adulthood
    Brigitte Schmid
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1387-94. 2011
    ..The results suggest that the amount of maternally initiated contact behavior in a very early developmental stage may be crucial for children's mental health, regardless of child and maternal responsiveness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Moderating role of FKBP5 genotype in the impact of childhood adversity on cortisol stress response during adulthood
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University, J 5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:837-45. 2014
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of alcohol on brain perfusion monitored with arterial spin labeling magnetic resonance imaging in young adults
    Michael Marxen
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuroimaging Center, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 34:472-9. 2014
    ..Larger studies are needed to investigate the origin and the consequences of the effect, as well as the correlates of inter-subject variations. ..
  20. doi request reprint Alcohol administration attenuates hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) activity in healthy men at low genetic risk for alcoholism, but not in high-risk subjects
    Inge Mick
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Germany
    Addict Biol 18:863-71. 2013
    ..The fact that alcohol-induced HPA suppression was not detected in PHP males is consistent with the general concept that subjects at high risk for alcoholism exhibit less-pronounced alcohol effects...
  21. doi request reprint Impact of early parental child-rearing behavior on young adults' cardiometabolic risk profile: a prospective study
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychosom Med 72:156-62. 2010
    ..Moreover, there is evidence suggesting that environmental conditions, such as stress in pre- and postnatal life, may have a sustained impact on an individual's metabolic risk profile...
  22. ncbi request reprint Alcohol administration acutely inhibits ghrelin secretion in an experiment involving psychosocial stress
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Germany
    Addict Biol 12:17-21. 2007
    ..We could not observe a stress effect on ghrelin, which does not support a role for ghrelin in stress-induced anorexia...
  23. ncbi request reprint How gene-stress-behavior interactions can promote adolescent alcohol use: the roles of predrinking allostatic load and childhood behavior disorders
    Ulrich S Zimmermann
    Department of Addictive Behavior and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, Mannheim, Germany
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 86:246-62. 2007
    ..They are targets for preventive interventions, which should start as early as possible in subjects at-risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Concurrent alcohol and tobacco use during early adolescence characterizes a group at risk
    Brigitte Schmid
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, P O Box 122120, D 68072 Mannheim, Germany
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:219-25. 2007
    ..To investigate whether concurrent alcohol and tobacco use during early adolescence characterizes a subgroup that differs from users of one substance only regarding several risk factors for later substance use problems...
  25. ncbi request reprint High-affinity CRF1 receptor antagonist NBI-34041: preclinical and clinical data suggest safety and efficacy in attenuating elevated stress response
    Marcus Ising
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 2 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Neuropsychopharmacology 32:1941-9. 2007
    ..NBI-34041 demonstrates that inhibition of the CRF system is a promising target for drug development against depression and anxiety disorders...
  26. doi request reprint Fasting levels of ghrelin covary with the brain response to food pictures
    Nils B Kroemer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Dresden, Germany
    Addict Biol 18:855-62. 2013
    ..Thereby, fasting ghrelin levels may generally enhance subjective craving when confronted with reward cues...
  27. doi request reprint Results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled pharmacotherapy trial in alcoholism conducted in Germany and comparison with the US COMBINE study
    Karl Mann
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Addict Biol 18:937-46. 2013
    ..We suggest that identically designed RCTs conducted in different parts of the world may help improve the external validity of RCTs. This approach could be called 'comparative efficacy research'. ..