Core team:


Frauke Nees

Heidelberg University

Departments of Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy,


Most recent papers:


Modulation of orbitofrontal-striatal reward activity by dopaminergic functional polymorphisms contributes to a predisposition to alcohol misuse in early adolescence.

Travis Baker, Hugh Garavan, Arun Bokde, Tobias Banaschewski, Frauke Nees, Herta Flor, Anna Cattrell, Gunter Schumann, Natalie Castellanos-Ryan, et al.. Psychological Medicine, , , 2018.
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Extending the Construct Network of Trait Disinhibition to the Neuroimaging Domain: Validation of a Bridging Scale for Use in the European IMAGEN Project.

Sarah Brislin, Christopher Patrick, Herta Flor, Frauke Nees, Angela Heinrich, Hugh Garavan, et al.. Assessment, , , 2018.
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Brain substrates of reward processing and the μ-opioid receptor: a pathway into pain?.

Frauke Nees, Susanne Becker, Sabina Millenet, Tobias Banaschewski, Hugh Garavan, et al.. Pain, 212-219, 158, 2017.
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BDNF Val66Met and reward-related brain function in adolescents: role for early alcohol consumption.

Frauke Nees, Stephanie Witt, R. Dinu-Biringer, Anbarasu Lourdusamy, Hugh Garavan, et al.. Alcohol, 103-110, 49, 2015.
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