Jocham G, Brodersen KH, Constantinescu AO, Kahn MC, Ianni A, Walton ME, Rushworth MFS, Behrens TEJ (2016) Reward-guided learning with and without causal attribution. Neuron 90(1): 177-190


Kohl S, Gruendler TOJ, Huys D, Sildatke E, Dembek TA, Hellmich M, Blum M, Timmermann L4, Ahmari SE, Klosterkoetter J, Jessen F, Sturm V, Visser-Vandewalle V, Kuhn J (2015) Effects of DBS on prepulse inhibition in severe OCD. Translational Psychiatry 5 e675.

Sevgi M, Rigoux L, Kuehn A, Mauer J, Schilbach L, Hess M, Gruendler TOJ, Ullsperger M, Stephan KE, Bruening J, Tittgemeyer M (2015) An Obesity-Predisposing Variant of the FTO Gene Regulates D2R-Dependent Reward Learning. J Neurosci 35(36): 12584-12592.

Danielmeier C, Allen EA, Jocham G, Özgür AO, Eichele T, Ullsperger M (2015) Acetylcholine mediates behavioral and neural post-error control. Current Biology 25(11): 1461-1468.

Schüller T*, Gruendler TOJ*, Jocham G, Klein TA, Timmermann L, Visser-Vandewalle V, Kuhn J, Ullsperger M (2015) Rapid feedback processing in human nucleus accumbens and motor thalamus. Neuropsychologia 70: 246-254.

Browning M, Behrens TE, Jocham G, O'Reilly JX, Bishop SJ (2015) Anxious individuals have difficulty learning causal statistics of aversive environments. Nat Neurosci 18(4): 590-596.

Fischer AG, Jocham G, Ullsperger M (2015) Dual serotonergic signals: a key to understanding paradoxical effects? Trends in Cogn Sci 19(1): 21-26

Kuhn J*, Hardenacke K*, Lenartz, Gruendler TOJ, Ullsperger M, Bartsch C, Mai JK, Zilles K, Bauer A, Matusch A, Schulz R-J, Noreik M, Bührle CP, Maintz D, Woopen C, Häussermann P, Hellmich M, Klosterkötter J, Wiltfang J, Maarouf  M, Freund H-J*, Sturm V* (2015) Deep brain stimulation of the nucleus basalis of Meynert in Alzheimer’s dementia. Molecular Psychiatry 20, 353-360.


Jocham G, Klein TA, Ullsperger M (2014) Differential modulation of reinforcement learning by D2 dopamine and NMDA glutamate receptor antagonism. J Neurosci 34(39): 13151-13162

Jocham G, Furlong PM, Kröger IL, Kahn MC, Hunt LT, Behrens TE (2014) Dissociable contributions of ventromedial prefrontal and posterior parietal cortex to value-guided choice. Neuroimage 100: 498-506.

Kohl S*, Wolters C*, Gruendler TOJ, Vogeley K, Klosterkötter J, Kuhn J (2014) Prepulse Inhibition of the Acoustic Startle Reflex in High Functioning Autism. PLoS one 9(3):e92372.

Ullsperger M, Danielmeier C, Jocham G (2014) Neurophysiology of performance monitoring and adaptive behavior. Physiological Reviews 94:35-79.

2013 and earlier

Kuhn J, Möller M, Treppmann JF, Bartsch C, Lenartz D, Gruendler TOJ, Maarouf M, Brosig A, Barnikol UB, Klosterkötter J, Sturm V (2013) Deep Brain Stimulation of the Nucleus Accumbens and its usefulness in severe opioid addiction. Molecular Psychiatry 19(2):145-146.

Jocham G, Hunt LT, Near J, Behrens TE (2012) A mechanism for value-guided choice based on the balance of excitation and inhibition in the prefrontal cortex. Nat Neurosci 15(7): 960-961.

Kuhn J, Klosterkötter J, Gruendler TOJ, Bartsch C (2012) Stimulating the addictive brain. Frontiers of Human Neuroscience 6, 220

Behrens TE, Jocham G (2011) How to perfect a chocolate soufflé and other important problems.Neuron 71(2): 203-205.

Ott D, Ullsperger M, Jocham G, Neumann J, Klein TA (2011) Continuous theta-burst stimulation over the lateral prefrontal cortex alters reinforcement learning bias. Neuroimage 57(2): 617-623.

Jocham G, Klein TA, Ullsperger M (2011) Dopamine-mediated reinforcement learning signals in the striatum and ventromedial prefrontal cortex underlie value-based choices. J Neurosci 31(5): 1606-1613. 

Gruendler TOJ, Ullsperger M, Huster RJ (2011) Event-Related Potential Correlates of Performance-Monitoring in a Lateralized Time-Estimation Task. PLoS one 6(10):e25591

Kuhn J, Bodatsch M, Sturm V, Lenarzt D, Klosterkötter J, Uhlhaas P, Winter C, Gruendler TOJ(2011) Deep brain stimulation in schizophrenia [Tiefe Hirnstimulation bei der Schizophrenie]. Fortschritte der Neurologie – Psychiatrie 79:632-641.

Kuhn J*, Gruendler TOJ*, Bauer R, Huff W, Fischer AG, Lenartz D, Maarouf M, Bührle C, Klosterkötter J, Ullsperger M, Sturm V (2011) Successful deep brain stimulation of the nucleus accumbens in severe alcohol dependence is associated with changed performance monitoring. Addiction Biology 16(4): 620-623

Kuhn J, Möller M, Müller U, Bogerts B, Mann K, Gruendler TOJ (2011) Deep brain stimulation for the treatment of addiction. Addiction 106(8):1536-1537.

Cavanagh JF, Gruendler TOJ, Frank M, Allen JJB (2010) Altered cingulate sub-region activation accounts for task-related dissociation in ERN amplitude as a function of obsessive-compulsive symptoms. Neuropsychologia 48(7):2098-2109

Jocham G, Neumann J, Klein TA, Danielmeier C, Ullsperger M (2009) Adaptive coding of action values in the human rostral cingulate zone. J Neurosci 29(23): 7489-7496.

Jocham G, Klein TA, Neumann J, von Cramon DY, Reuter M, Ullsperger M (2009) Dopamine DRD2 polymorphism alters reversal learning and associated neural activity. J Neurosci 29(12): 3695-3704.

Jocham G, Ullsperger M (2009) Neuropharmacology of performance monitoring. Neurosci Biobehav Rev 33(1): 48-60. 

Kuhn J*, Gruendler TOJ*, Lenartz D, Sturm V, Klosterkötter J, Huff W (2009) Deep brain stimulation for psychiatric disorders.[Die Anwendung der tiefen Hirnstimulation bei psychiatrischen Erkrankungen]. Deutsches Ärzteblatt 107(7):105-113

Gruendler TOJ*, Cavanagh JF*, Figueroa CM, Frank M, Allen JJB (2009) Task-related dissociation in performance monitoring as a function of obsessive-compulsive symptoms. Neuropsychologia 47(8-9):1978-1987

De Souza Silva MA, Jocham G, Barros M, Müller CP (2008): Neurokinin3 receptor modulation of the behavioral and neurochemical effects of cocaine in rats and monkeys. Rev Neurosci 19(2-3): 101-111.

Müller CP, Carey RJ, Wilkisz M, Schwenzer S, Jocham G, de Souza Silva MA, Huston JP (2008) Acute anxiolytic effects of cocaine: the role of test latency and activity phase. Pharmacol Biochem Behav 89(2): 218-226.

Jocham G, Lauber AC, Müller CP, Huston JP, de Souza Silva MA (2007) Neurokinin3-receptor activation potentiates the psychomotor and nucleus accumbens dopamine response to cocaine, but not its rewarding effects. Eur J Neurosci 25(8): 2457-2472.

Jocham G, Lezoch K, Müller CP, Kart-Teke E, Huston JP, de Souza Silva MA (2006) Neurokinin-3 receptor antagonism attenuates cocaine’s behavioral activating effects yet potentiates its dopamine-enhancing action in the nucleus accumbens core. Eur J Neurosci 24(6): 1721-32.

De Souza Silva MA, Mello EL Jr, Müller CP, Jocham G, Maior RS, Huston JP, Tomaz C, Barros M (2006) Interaction of the tachykinin NK(3) receptor agonist senktide with behavioral effects of cocaine in marmosets (Callithrix penicillata). Peptides 72 (9): 2214-2223.

De Souza Silva MA, Mello EL Jr, Müller CP, Jocham G, Maior RS, Huston JP, Tomaz C, Barros M (2006) The tachykinin NK3 receptor antagonist SR142801 blocks the behavioral effects of cocaine in marmoset monkeys. Eur J Pharmacol 536(3): 269-78.

Topic B, Dere E, Schulz D, de Souza Silva MA, Jocham G, Kart E, Huston JP (2005) Aged and adult rats compared in acquisition and extinction of escape from the water maze: focus on individual differences. Behav Neurosci 119(1): 127-144.

Meijer OC, Topic B, Steenbergen PJ, Jocham G, Huston JP, Oitzl MS (2005) Correlations between hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis parameters depend on age and learning capacity. Endocrinology 146(3): 1372-81.

Kart E, Jocham G, Müller CP, Schlömer C, Brandao ML, Huston JP, de Souza Silva MA (2004) Neurokinin-1 receptor antagonism by SR140333: enhanced in vivo ACh in the hippocampus and promnestic post-trial effects. Peptides 25(11): 1959-69.

Müller CP, Thonnessen H, Jocham G, Barros M, Tomaz C, Carey RJ, Huston JP (2004) Cocaine-induced 'active immobility' and its modulation by the serotonin1A receptor. Behav Pharmacol15(7): 481-93.

Müller CP, Carey RJ, de Souza Silva MA, Jocham G, Huston JP (2002) Cocaine increases serotonergic activity in the hippocampus and nucleus accumbens in vivo: 5-HT1a-receptor antagonism blocks behavioral but potentiates serotonergic activation. Synapse 45(2): 67-7