Markus Ullsperger

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic association studies of performance monitoring and learning from feedback: the role of dopamine and serotonin
    Markus Ullsperger
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 34:649-59. 2010
  2. pmc Conscious perception of errors and its relation to the anterior insula
    Markus Ullsperger
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Gleueler Str 50, 50931, Cologne, Germany
    Brain Struct Funct 214:629-43. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Error awareness revisited: accumulation of multimodal evidence from central and autonomic nervous systems
    Jan R Wessel
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 23:3021-36. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Posterior medial frontal cortex activity predicts post-error adaptations in task-related visual and motor areas
    Claudia Danielmeier
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:1780-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint When errors are rewarding
    Ellen R A de Bruijn
    Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition, and Behaviour, Radboud University Nijmegen, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Neurosci 29:12183-6. 2009
  6. pmc Event-related potential correlates of performance-monitoring in a lateralized time-estimation task
    Theo O J Gruendler
    Cognitive Neurology, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    PLoS ONE 6:e25591. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Selection of independent components representing event-related brain potentials: a data-driven approach for greater objectivity
    Jan R Wessel
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    Neuroimage 54:2105-15. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Dopamine-mediated reinforcement learning signals in the striatum and ventromedial prefrontal cortex underlie value-based choices
    Gerhard Jocham
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cognitive Neurology Research Group, D 50931 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:1606-13. 2011
  9. pmc Differential modulation of reinforcement learning by D2 dopamine and NMDA glutamate receptor antagonism
    Gerhard Jocham
    Faculty of Economics and Management, Center for Behavioral Brain Sciences, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, D 50931 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 34:13151-62. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Surprise and error: common neuronal architecture for the processing of errors and novelty
    Jan R Wessel
    University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Neurosci 32:7528-37. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Genetic association studies of performance monitoring and learning from feedback: the role of dopamine and serotonin
    Markus Ullsperger
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 34:649-59. 2010
    ..Different hypotheses on the interaction of the rostral cingulate zone, the striatum, and the mesencephalic dopaminergic nuclei are discussed...
  2. pmc Conscious perception of errors and its relation to the anterior insula
    Markus Ullsperger
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Gleueler Str 50, 50931, Cologne, Germany
    Brain Struct Funct 214:629-43. 2010
    ..We discuss the role of norepinephrine activity in eliciting sufficiently strong central and autonomic nervous responses enabling the necessary adaptation as well as conscious error perception...
  3. doi request reprint Error awareness revisited: accumulation of multimodal evidence from central and autonomic nervous systems
    Jan R Wessel
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 23:3021-36. 2011
    ..In our framework, several systems generate input signals (e.g., ERN, sensory input, proprioception) that influence the emergence of error awareness, which is then accumulated and presumably reflected in later potentials, such as the Pe...
  4. doi request reprint Posterior medial frontal cortex activity predicts post-error adaptations in task-related visual and motor areas
    Claudia Danielmeier
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:1780-9. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint When errors are rewarding
    Ellen R A de Bruijn
    Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition, and Behaviour, Radboud University Nijmegen, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Neurosci 29:12183-6. 2009
    ..Importantly, the current study indicates that error detection in pMFC is independent of reward and generalizes beyond our own actions, highlighting its role in optimizing performance in both individual and joint action...
  6. pmc Event-related potential correlates of performance-monitoring in a lateralized time-estimation task
    Theo O J Gruendler
    Cognitive Neurology, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    PLoS ONE 6:e25591. 2011
    ..85 the task is well suited to efficiently study N2, ERN, and FRN concurrently which might prove useful for group comparisons, especially in clinical populations...
  7. doi request reprint Selection of independent components representing event-related brain potentials: a data-driven approach for greater objectivity
    Jan R Wessel
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    Neuroimage 54:2105-15. 2011
    ..In addition, functional validity of the extracted error-related EEG signal is tested by investigating whether it is predictive for subsequent behavioural adjustments...
  8. doi request reprint Dopamine-mediated reinforcement learning signals in the striatum and ventromedial prefrontal cortex underlie value-based choices
    Gerhard Jocham
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cognitive Neurology Research Group, D 50931 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:1606-13. 2011
    ..These findings show that dopamine-dependent mechanisms enhance reinforcement learning signals in the striatum and sharpen representations of associative values in prefrontal cortex that are used to guide reinforcement-based decisions...
  9. pmc Differential modulation of reinforcement learning by D2 dopamine and NMDA glutamate receptor antagonism
    Gerhard Jocham
    Faculty of Economics and Management, Center for Behavioral Brain Sciences, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, D 50931 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 34:13151-62. 2014
    ..NMDA receptors on the contrary appear to be required only for approach learning because phasic DA increases during positive PEs are NMDA dependent, whereas phasic decreases during negative PEs are not. ..
  10. doi request reprint Surprise and error: common neuronal architecture for the processing of errors and novelty
    Jan R Wessel
    University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Neurosci 32:7528-37. 2012
    ..Whenever course and outcome of an action violates expectancies (not necessarily related to reward), the aMCC seems to be engaged in evaluating the necessity of behavioral adaptation...
  11. doi request reprint Serotonin reuptake inhibitors and serotonin transporter genotype modulate performance monitoring functions but not their electrophysiological correlates
    Adrian G Fischer
    Otto von Guericke University, Institute of Psychology, D 39106 Magdeburg, Germany, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, D 50866 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 35:8181-90. 2015
    ..Therefore, our findings are consistent with theories suggesting that 5-HT mediates the link between aversive processing and inhibition...
  12. doi request reprint Modulation of the error-related negativity by response conflict
    Claudia Danielmeier
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cognitive Neurology Group, Gleueler Stasse 50, Cologne, Germany
    Psychophysiology 46:1288-98. 2009
    ..The computational model explains this finding with larger post-response conflict in far trials. In addition, data and model predictions of the N2 and the LRP support the conflict interpretation of the ERN...
  13. pmc Dopamine DRD2 polymorphism alters reversal learning and associated neural activity
    Gerhard Jocham
    Cognitive Neurology Research Group, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, D 50931 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 29:3695-704. 2009
    ..This, in turn, was accompanied by impaired recruitment of the ventral striatum and the right lOFC during reversals, which might explain the behavioral differences between the genetic groups...
  14. doi request reprint Neuropharmacology of performance monitoring
    Gerhard Jocham
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cognitive Neurology Research Group, Gleueler Strasse 50, D 50931 Cologne, Germany
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 33:48-60. 2009
    ..Here, we review the evidence for neurotransmitter effects on this function in humans. In this light, we critically discuss currently debated models of performance monitoring and potential alternatives...
  15. pmc Adaptive coding of action values in the human rostral cingulate zone
    Gerhard Jocham
    Cognitive Neurology Research Group, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, D 50931 Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosci 29:7489-96. 2009
    ..Thus, both the window of trials over which reinforcement information is integrated and adjustment of action values in the RCZ covary with the stochastics of the environment...