Michael Koenigs

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Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The role of prefrontal cortex in psychopathy
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Rev Neurosci 23:253-62. 2012
  2. pmc Utilitarian moral judgment in psychopathy
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:708-14. 2012
  3. pmc Investigating the neural correlates of psychopathy: a critical review
    M Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 16:792-9. 2011
  4. pmc Left dorsomedial frontal brain damage is associated with insomnia
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 30:16041-3. 2010
  5. pmc Economic decision-making in psychopathy: a comparison with ventromedial prefrontal lesion patients
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:2198-204. 2010
  6. pmc Superior parietal cortex is critical for the manipulation of information in working memory
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 29:14980-6. 2009
  7. pmc The functional neuroanatomy of depression: distinct roles for ventromedial and dorsolateral prefrontal cortex
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Behav Brain Res 201:239-43. 2009
  8. pmc Prefrontal asymmetry in depression? The long-term effect of unilateral brain lesions
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Neurosci Lett 459:88-90. 2009
  9. pmc Areas of left perisylvian cortex mediate auditory-verbal short-term memory
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:3612-9. 2011
  10. pmc Cortical thinning in psychopathy
    Martina Ly
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, the Neuroscience Training Program, and the Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:743-9. 2012

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint The role of prefrontal cortex in psychopathy
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Rev Neurosci 23:253-62. 2012
    ..Although this burgeoning field still faces a number of methodological challenges and outstanding questions that will need to be resolved by future studies, the research to date has established a link between psychopathy and PFC...
  2. pmc Utilitarian moral judgment in psychopathy
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:708-14. 2012
    ..These results provide novel laboratory evidence of abnormal moral judgment in psychopaths, as well as additional support for the importance of considering psychopathic subtypes...
  3. pmc Investigating the neural correlates of psychopathy: a critical review
    M Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 16:792-9. 2011
    ..We propose several strategies for resolving these methodological issues in future studies, with the goal of fostering further progress in the identification of the neural correlates of psychopathy...
  4. pmc Left dorsomedial frontal brain damage is associated with insomnia
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 30:16041-3. 2010
    ..Our findings are the first to demonstrate a link between insomnia and a discrete locus of brain damage, providing novel insight into the neurobiological mechanisms of sleep maintenance...
  5. pmc Economic decision-making in psychopathy: a comparison with ventromedial prefrontal lesion patients
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:2198-204. 2010
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  6. pmc Superior parietal cortex is critical for the manipulation of information in working memory
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 29:14980-6. 2009
    ..These results indicate that superior parietal cortex is critically important for the manipulation of information in working memory...
  7. pmc The functional neuroanatomy of depression: distinct roles for ventromedial and dorsolateral prefrontal cortex
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Behav Brain Res 201:239-43. 2009
    ..The putative roles of ventromedial and dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in depression are discussed in light of the results...
  8. pmc Prefrontal asymmetry in depression? The long-term effect of unilateral brain lesions
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Neurosci Lett 459:88-90. 2009
    ..These data converge with previous stroke studies to suggest that PFC lesion laterality has no long-term systematic effect on vulnerability to depression...
  9. pmc Areas of left perisylvian cortex mediate auditory-verbal short-term memory
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:3612-9. 2011
    ..These results support the conclusion that verbal STM and language processing are mediated by the same areas of left perisylvian cortex...
  10. pmc Cortical thinning in psychopathy
    Martina Ly
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, the Neuroscience Training Program, and the Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:743-9. 2012
    ..The authors assessed cortical thickness and corresponding functional connectivity in psychopathic prison inmates...
  11. pmc Distinct regions of prefrontal cortex mediate resistance and vulnerability to depression
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 28:12341-8. 2008
    ..These findings demonstrate that vmPFC and dorsal PFC are critically and causally involved in depression, although with very different roles: vmPFC damage confers resistance to depression, whereas dorsal PFC damage confers vulnerability...
  12. pmc Reduced prefrontal connectivity in psychopathy
    Julian C Motzkin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 31:17348-57. 2011
    ..Together, these data converge to implicate diminished vmPFC connectivity as a characteristic neurobiological feature of psychopathy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of reward and loss sensitivity in psychopathy
    Maia Pujara
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA, Neuroscience Training Program and Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA, The nonprofit MIND Research Network, an affiliate of Lovelace Biomedical and Environmental Research Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA, Department of Psychology, and Department of Neuroscience, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USADepartment of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA, Neuroscience Training Program and Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA, The nonprofit MIND Research Network, an affiliate of Lovelace Biomedical and Environmental Research Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA, Department of Psychology, and Department of Neuroscience, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:794-801. 2014
    ..These convergent results offer novel insight into the neural substrates of reward and loss processing in psychopathy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ventromedial prefrontal cortex mediates visual attention during facial emotion recognition
    Richard C Wolf
    1 Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Boulevard, Madison, Wisconsin, 53719, USA2 Neuroscience Training Program, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1300 University Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin, 53706, USA
    Brain 137:1772-80. 2014
    ..This finding demonstrates a heretofore unrecognized function of the ventromedial prefrontal cortex-the basic attentional process of controlling eye movements to faces expressing emotion. ..
  15. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder: the role of medial prefrontal cortex and amygdala
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Neuroscientist 15:540-8. 2009
    ..The putative roles of the amygdala and the vmPFC in the pathophysiology of PTSD, as well as implications for potential treatments, are discussed in light of these results...
  16. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychology of self-reflection in psychiatric illness
    Carissa L Philippi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 6001 Research Park Boulevard, Madison, WI 53719, USA Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 54:55-63. 2014
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