Dr. Carolyn Vatheuer (geb. Wu)



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- Neuronale Korrelate und psychologische Effekte von akutem Stress (EEG/(f)MRT)
- Die Effekte der Musik auf dem akutem Stressreaktion
- Die Effekte von akutem Stress bei Musikern
- Der Einfluss von musikalischem Training auf die sensomotorische und kognitive Verarbeitung im Gehirn


Vatheuer, C. C., Vehlen, A., von Dawans, B., & Domes, G. (2021). Gaze behavior is associated with the cortisol response to acute psychosocial stress in the virtual TSST. Journal of Neural Transmission. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00702-021-02344-w

Kamp, S.-M., Forester, G., Vatheuer, C. C., & Domes, G. (2021). Stress effects on the oddball P300 and N2 in males and females. Biological Psychology, 162, 108095. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsycho.2021.108095

Vatheuer, C. C., Dzionsko, I., Maier, S., Näher, T., van Zutphen, L., Sprenger, A., Jacob, G. A., Arntz, A., & Domes, G. (2021). Looking at the bigger picture: Cortical volume, thickness and surface area characteristics in borderline personality disorder with and without posttraumatic stress disorder. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 311, 111283. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pscychresns.2021.111283

Dörrenbächer, S., Wu, C. C., Zimmer, H., & Kray, J. (2020). Plasticity in brain activity dynamics after task-shifting training in older adults. Neuropsychologia, 136, 107285. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2019.107285

Zimmer, P., Wu, C. C., & Domes, G. (2019). Same same but different? Replicating the real surroundings in a virtual trier social stress test (TSST-VR) does not enhance presence or the psychophysiological stress response. Physiology & Behavior, 212, 112690. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2019.112690

Dörrenbächer, S., Schütz, C., Woirgardt, M., Wu, C. C., Zimmer, H. D., & Kray, J. (2019). Spatio-Temporal Neural Changes After Task-Switching Training in Old Age. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 11, 267. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnagi.2019.00267

Spriggs, M. J., Thompson, C. S., Moreau, D., McNair, N. A., Wu, C. C., Lamb, Y. N., McKay, N. S., King, R. O. C., Antia, U., Shelling, A. N., Hamm, J. P., Teyler, T. J., Russell, B. R., Waldie, K. E., & Kirk, I. J. (2019). Human Sensory LTP Predicts Memory Performance and Is Modulated by the BDNF Val66Met Polymorphism. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 13, 22. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2019.00022

Wu, C. Carolyn, Hamm, J. P., Lim, V. K., & Kirk, I. J. (2017). Musical training increases functional connectivity, but does not enhance mu suppression. Neuropsychologia, 104, 223–233. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2017.08.029

Wu, C. Carolyn, Hamm, J. P., Lim, V. K., & Kirk, I. J. (2016). Mu rhythm suppression demonstrates action representation in pianists during passive listening of piano melodies. Experimental Brain Research, 234(8), 2133–2139. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00221-016-4615-7

Smallwood, N., Spriggs, M. J., Thompson, C. S., Wu, C. C., Hamm, J. P., Moreau, D., & Kirk, I. J. (2015). Influence of Physical Activity on Human Sensory Long-Term Potentiation. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 21(10), 831–840. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1355617715001095

Wu, C. C., Fairhall, S. L., McNair, N. A., Hamm, J. P., Kirk, I. J., Cunnington, R., Anderson, T., & Lim, V. K. (2010). Impaired sensorimotor integration in focal hand dystonia patients in the absence of symptoms. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 81(6), 659–665. https://doi.org/10.1136/jnnp.2009.185637

Wu, C., Kirk, I. J., Hamm, J. P., & Lim, V. K. (2008). The neural networks involved in pitch labeling of absolute pitch musicians: NeuroReport, 19(8), 851–854. https://doi.org/10.1097/WNR.0b013e3282ff63b1