Decision Neuroscience and Neuroeconomics

  1. Grasby KL, … Weber B, …Medland S. The genetic architecture of the human cerebral cortex. Science, in press
  2. Gaubatz J, Ernst L, Prillwitz CC, David B, Lüchters G, Schramm J, Weber B, Surges R, Hattingen E, Schlaug G, Elger CE, Rüber T. Pyramidal tract and alternatie motor fibers complementarily mediate motor compensation in patients after hemispherotomy, Rep., in press
  3. Gioannakakis E, ….. Weber B, …..Computational modelling of the long-term effects of brain stimulation on the local and global structural connectivity of epileptic patients. Plos One, in press
  4. Giannakakis E, Han CE, Weber B, Hutchings F, Kaiser M. Towards simulations of long-term behavior of neural networks: Modelling synaptic plasticity of connections within and between human brain regions. Neurocomputing, in press
  5. Yaakub SN, Heckemann R, Keller S, McGinnity C, Weber B and Hammers A. On brain atlas choice and automatic segmentation methods: a comparison of MAPER & FreeSurfer using three atlas databases. Rep., in press
  6. Serbanescu I, Walter H, Schnell K, Kessler H, Weber B, Drost S, Groß M, Neudeck P, Klein JP, Assmann N, Zobel I, Backenstrass M, Hautzinger M, Meister R, Härter M, Schramm E, Schoepf D. Combining baseline characteristics to disentangle response differences to disorder-specific versus supportive psychotherapy in patients with persistent depressive disorder. Beh Res Ther., in press
  7. Hu Y, Fiedler S, Weber B. What drives the (un)empathic bystander to intervene?Insights from eye-tracking. Br J Soc.Psych., in press
  8. Schultz J, Willems T, Gädeke M, Chakkour G, Franke A, Weber B, Hurlemann R. A human subcortical network underlying social avoidance revealed by risky economic choices. eLIFE, in press.
  9. Montag CX, Bleek B, Reuter M, Müller T, Weber B, Markett S. Ventral Striatum and Stuttering: robust evidence from a case-control study applying DARTEL. Neuroimage Clin., in press
  10. Weihua Z, Zimmermann K, Zhou X, Zhou F, Fu M, Dernbach C, Scheele D, Weber B, Eckstein M, Hurlemann R, Kendrick K, Becker B. Impaired cognitive performance under psycho-social stress in cannabis-dependent males is associated with attenuated precuneus activity. J Psych Neurosci, in press
  11. Zhou X, Zimmermann K, Xin F, Zhao W, Derckx RT, Sassmannshausen A, Scheele D, Hurlemann R, Weber B, Kendrick KM, Becker B. Cue-reactivity in the ventral striatum characterizes heavy cannabis use, whereas reactivity in the dorsal striatum mediates dependent use. Psych:CNNI., in press
  12. Gerger P, Pai R, Stuckenschneider T, Falkenreck J, Weigert H, Stahl W, Weber B, Nelles G, Spazzafumo L, Schneider S, Polidori MC. Associations of lipophilic micronutrients with physical and cognitive fitness in persons with mild cognitive impairment, Nutrients, in press.
  13. David B, Prillwitz CC, Hoppe C, Sassan R, Hörsch S, Weber B, Hattingen E, Elger CE, Rüber T. Morphometric MRI findings challenge the concept of the “unaffected” hemisphere in Rasmussen’s encephalitis, Epilepsia, 019 Apr 8. doi: 10.1111/epi.14702
  14. André Q, Carmon Z, Wertenbroch K, Crum A, Frank D, Goldstein W, Huber J, van Boven L, Weber B, Yang H. Consumer Choice and Autonomy in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, Customer Needs and Solutions, in press
  15. Yin L, Dynowski D, Li J, Weber B. The good lies: altruistic goals modulate processing of deception in the anterior insula. Hum Brain Map, in press.


  1. Gliem C, Minnerop M, Roeske S, Gärtner H, Schoene-Bake JC, Adler S, Witt JA, Hoffstaedter F, Schneider-Gold C, Betz RC, Helmstaedter C, Tittgemeneyer M, Amunts K, Klockgether T, Weber B, Kornblum C. Tracking the brain in myotonic dystrophies: A 5-year longitudinal follow-up study. PLoS One. 2019 Mar 7;14(3):e0213381
  2. Zimmermann K, Kendrick KM, Scheele D, Dau W, Banger M, Maier W, Weber B, Ma Y, Hurlemann R, Becker B. Altered striatal reward processing in abstinent dependent cannabis users: Social context matters. Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2019 Jan 15. pii: S0924-977X(19)30106-3.
  3. Zhou F, Montag C, Sariyska R, Lachmann B, REeuter M, Weber B, Trautner P, Kendrick KM, Markett S, Becker B. Orbitofrontal grey matter deficits as marker of Internet Gaming Disorder: converging evidence from a cross-sectional and prospective longitudinal design. Add Biol. 24(1):100-109
  4. Pracht ED, Feiweier T, Ehses P, Brenner D, Boebroeck A, Weber B, Stöcker T. SAR and scan-time optimized 3D whole-brain double inversion recovery imaging at 7T, MRM, 79(5):2620-2628
  5. Kasparbauer A, Petrovsky N, Schmidt PM, Trautner P, Weber B, Sträter B, Ettinger U. Effects of Nicotine and Atomoxetine on Brain Function during Response Inhibition, Euro Neurosychopharm., 29(2):235-246
  6. Yin L and Weber B. I lie, why don’t you: Neural mechanisms of individual differences in self-serving lying, Hum Brain Map., Mar;40(4):1101-1113


  1. Steffens M, Neumann C, Kasparbauer AM, Becker B, Weber B, Mehta MA, Hurlemann R, Ettinger U. Effects of Ketamine on Brain Function during Response Inhibition. Psychopharm, Dec;235(12):3559-3571
  2. Talanow T, Kasparbauer AM, Lippod J, Weber B, Ettinger U. Neural Correlates of Proactive and Reactive Inhibition of Saccadic Eye Movements. Brain Imaging and Behavior, doi: 10.1007/s11682-018-9972-3
  3. Zhou F, Zimmermann K, Fei X, Scheele D, Dau W, Banger M, Weber B, Hurlemann R, Kendrick K, Becker B. Shifted balance of dorsal versus ventral striatal communication with frontal reward and regulatory regions in cannabis dependent males, Hum Brain Map, 39(12):5062-5073
  4. Rüber T, David B, Lüchters G, Nass RD, Friedman A, Surges R, Stöcker T, Weber B, Deichmann R, Schlaug G, Hattingen E, Elger CE. Evidence for peri-ictal blood-brain barrier dysfunction in epilepsy patients., Brain, 141(10):2952-2965
  5. Levin F, Fiedler S, Weber B. The influence of episodic memory decline on value-based choice. Aging, Neuropsych Cogn, 24:1-22
  6. Häusler AN, Kuhhnen CM, Rudorf S, Weber B. Preferences and beliefs about financial risk taking mediate the association between anterior insula activation and self-reported real-life stock trading. Rep., 8(1):11207
  7. Hu Y, He L, Zhang L, Woelk T, Dreher JC, Weber B. Spreading inequality: Neural computations underlying paying-it-forward reciprocity. SCAN, 13(6):578-589
  8. Zimmermann J, Deris N, Montag C, Reuter M, Felten A, Becker B, Weber B, Markett S. A common polymorphism on the ocytocin receptor gene (rs2268498) and resting state functional connectivity of amygdala subregions – A genetic imaging study, Neuroimage, 179:1-10.
  9. Prillwitz C, Rueber T, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber B, Elger CE, Markett S. The salience network and human personality: Integrity of white matter tracts within anterior and posterior salience network relates to the self-directedness character trait, Brain Res., 1692:66-73
  10. Kreilkamp BAK, Weber B, Elkommos SB, Richardson MP, Keller SS: Hippocampal Subfield Segmentation in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: Relation to Outcomes, Neurol. Scand., 137(6):598-608
  11. Schyboll F, Jaekel U, Weber B, Neeb H. The impact of fibre orientation on T1-relaxation and apparent tissue water content in white matter. MAGMA, 31(4):501-510.
  12. Whelan C, …. Weber B, …Sisodiya SM for the ENIMGA Epilepsy working group. Structural brain abnormalities in the common epilepsies assessed in 2,149 patients and 1,727 controls3,876 individuals worldwide, Brain, 141(2):391-408
  13. Enkavi AZ+, Weber B+, Zweyer I, Wagner J, Elger CE, Weber EU, Johnson EJ. Evidence for hippocampal dependence of value-based decisions, Rep., 7(1):17738.
  14. Zimmermann K, Yao S, Heinz M, Zhou F, Dau W, Banger M, Weber B, Hurlemann R, Becker B. Altered orbitofrontal activity and dorsal striatal connectivity during emotion processing in dependent marijuana users after 28-days of abstinence, Psychopharm, 235(3):849-859
  15. Markett S, Reuter M, Heeren B, Lachmann B, Weber B, Montag C. Working memory capacity and the functional connectome – insights from resting-state fMRI and voxelwise eigenvector centrality mapping. Brain Imaging Behavior, 12(1):238-246


  1. Soutschek A, Burke CJ, Beharelle AR, Schreiber R, Weber SC, Karipidis II, tenVelden J, Weber B, Haker H, Kalenscher T, Tobler PN. Dopaminergic reward system underpins gender differences in social preferences, Hum. Beh., 1:819-827.
  2. Schmidt L, Skvortsova V, Kullen C, Weber B+, Hilke P+. How context alters value: The brain’s valuation and affective regulation system link price cues to experienced taste pleasantness. Rep., 7(1):8098.
  3. Markett S , De Reus M, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber B, Schoene-Bake JC, van den Heuvel M,. Variation on the Dopamine D2 Receptor gene (DRD2) is associated with basal ganglia-to-frontal structural connectivity, Neuroimage, 155:473-479
  4. Montag C, Markowetz A, Balszkiewicz B, Andone I, Lachmann B, Sariyska R, Trendafilov B, Eibes M, Kolb J, Reuter M, Weber B, Markett S. Facebook usage on smartphones and gray matter volume of the nucleus accumbens. Beh Brain Res., 329:221-228.
  5. Rüdiger S, Stuckenschneider T, Vogt T, Abeln V, Lawlor B, Olde Rikkert M, Schneider S; NeuroExercise Study Group. Cognitive Impairment Is Reflected by an Increased Difference between Real and Imagined Timed Up and Go Test Performance. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord. 2017 Jul 22;44(1-2):55-62.
  6. Zimmermann K, Yao S, Heinz M, Zhou F, Dau W, Banger M, Weber B, Hurlemann R, Becker B. Lasting Emotion Processing Deficits in Dependent Marijuana Users after 28-days of Abstinence. Hum Brain Map, 38(8):4270-4279.
  7. David B, Hu Y, Krüger F, Weber B. Other-regarding attention focus modulates third-party altruistic choice: An fMRI study. Rep., 7:43024
  8. Hubert M, Linzmajer M, Riedl R, Kenning P, Hubert M, Weber B. The Use of Psycho-Physiological Interaction Analysis with fMRI-Data in IS Research – A Guideline, Comm Assoc. Inform Sys., 40(9).
  9. Hu X, Uhle F, Fliessbach K, Wagner M, Han Y, Weber B+, Jessen F+. Reduced Future-Oriented Decision Making in Individuals with Subjective Cognitive Decline: A functional MRI Study. Alzheimer’s & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring, 6:222-231
  10. Becker B, Steffens M, Zhao Z, Kendrick K, Neumann C, Weber B, Schultz J, Mehta MA, Ettinger U, Hurlemann R. General and emotion-specific neural effects of ketamine during emotional memory formation, Neuroimage, 150:308-317
  11. Devenney KE, Lawlor B, Olde Rikkert MGM, Schneider S, Aaronson JA, Abeln V, Classen JA, Coen RF, Guinan EM, Ferguson D, Kessels RP, Meeusen R, Montag C, Murphy RT, Polidori MC, Reuter M, Sanders ML, Strüder HK, Thijssen DH, Vogt T, Walsh C, Weber B, Hoblyn J, Eustace A, McGreevy C, Denihan A, Kinsella J, Lyons D, Kennelly S. The effects of an extensive exercise programme on the progression of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Geriatr, 17(1):75
  12. Markett S, de Reus MA, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber B, Schöne-Bake JC, van den Heuvel MP. Serotonin and the brain’s rich club – association between molecular genetic variation on the TPH2 gene and the structural connectome. Cereb Cor, 27(3):2166-2174
  13. Kreilkamp BAK, Weber B, Richardson MP, Keller SS. Automated Tractography in Patients with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy using TRActs Constrained by UnderLying Anatomy(TRACULA). Neuroimage Clin., 14:67-76
  14. Hu X, Kleinschmidt H, Martin JA, Han Y, Thelen M, Meiberth D, Jessen F, Weber B. A Reduction in Delay Discounting by Using Episodic Future Imagination and the Association with Episodic Memory Capacity, Front Hum Neurosci., 10:663
  15. Keller SS, Glenn GR. Weber B, Kreilkamp B, Jensen JH, Helpern JA, Wagner J, Barker GJ, Richardson MP, Bonhila L. Preoperative automated fiber quantification predicts postoperative seizure outcome in temporal lobe epilepsy, Brain, 140(1):68-82
  16. Deris N, Montag C, Reuter M, Weber B, Markett S. Functional connectivity in the resting brain as biological correlate of the Affective Neuroscience Personality Scales. Neuroimage, 147:423-431.


  1. Steffens M., Becker B., Neumann C., Kasparbauer A.-M., Meyhöfer I., Weber B., Mehta M.A., Hurlemann, R., Ettinger U. Effects of Ketamine on Brain Function during Smooth Pursuit Eye Movements, Hum Brain Map., 37: 4047-4060.
  2. Kasparbauer A-M, Meyhöfer I, Steffens M, Weber B, Aydin M, Kumari V, Hurlemann R, Ettinger U. Neural effects of methylphenidate and nicotine during smooth pursuit eye movements. Neuroimage, 141:52-59
  3. Häusler A, Artigas S, Trautner P, Weber B. Gain and loss related brain activation is associated with information search differences in risky gambles: an fMRI and eye-tracking study. eNeuro, 3(5).
  4. Markett S, Montag C, Melchers M, Weber B, Reuter M. Anxious personality and functional efficiency of the insular-opercular network: A graph-analytic approach to resting-state fMRI. Affect. Behav. Neurosci., 16(6):1039-1049.
  5. Waskow S, Markett S, Montag C, Weber B, Trautner P, Kramarz V, Reuter M. Pay what you want! A pilot study on neural correlates of voluntary payments for music. Front Psych., 7:1023.
  6. Enax L, Kraijbich I, Weber B. Salient nutrition labels increase the integration of health attributes in food decision-making. Decis. Mak., 11(5):460-471
  7. Yin L, Weber B. Can beneficial ends justify lying? Neural responses to the passive reception of lies and truth-telling with beneficial and harmful monetary outcome. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci, 11(3):423-432
  8. Talanow T, Kasparbauer AM, Steffens M, Meyhöfer I, Weber B, Smyrnis N, Ettinger U. Facing Competition: Neural Mechanisms Underlying Parallel Programming of Antisaccades and Prosaccades. Brain Cog., 107:37-47
  9. Markett S, Voigt G, Montag C, Weber B, Reuter, M. Loss Aversion is Associated with Bilateral Insula Volume. A Voxel Based Morphometry study, Let., 619:172-176
  10. Strang S, Grote X, Kuss K, Park SQ, Weber B. Generalized negative reciprocity in the dictator game – how to interrupt the chain of unfairness. Sci Rep, 2016; 6: 22316..
  11. Hu Y, Scheele D, Becker B, Voos G, David B, Hurlemann R, Weber B. The effect of oxytocin on third-party altruistic decisions in unfair situations: an fMRI study. Rep., 6:20236.
  12. Elkommos S, Weber B, Niehusmann P, Volmering E, Richardson MP, Goh YY, Marson A, Elger CE, Keller SS. Hippocampal internal architecture and postoperative seizure outcome in temporal lobe epilepsy due to hippocampal sclerosis. Seizure, 35:65-71
  13. Pogoda L, Holzer M, Mormann F, Weber B. Multivariate Representation of food preferences in the human brain. Brain Cog, S0278-2626(15)30047-6.
  14. Wagner J, Schoene-Bake JC, Witt JA, Helmstaedter C, Malter MP, Stoecker W, Probst W, Weber B, Elger CE. Distinct white matter integrity in glutamic acid decarboxylase and voltage-gated potassium channel-complex antibody-associated limbic encephalitis, Epilepsia, doi: 10.1111/epi.13297.
  15. Yin L, Reuter M, Weber B. Let the man choose what to do: Neural correlates of spontaneous lying and truth-telling. Brain Cog., 102: 13-25
  16. Markett S, Montag S, Heeren B, Sariyska R, Lachmann B, Weber B, Reuter M. Voxelwise eigenvector centrality mapping of the human functional connectome reveals an influence of the Catechol-O-Methyltransferase val158met polymorphism on the default mode and somatomotor network. Brain Struct Funct, 221: 2755-2765


  1. Hutchings F, Han CE, Keller SS, Weber B, Taylor PN, Kaiser M. Predicting surgery targets in temporal lobe epilepsy through structural connectome based simulations. Plos Comp Biol., 11(12):e1004642
  2. Wagner J, Witt JA, Helmstaedter C. Malter MP, Weber B, Elger CE. Automated volumetry of the temporo-mesial structures in antibody-associated limbic encephalitis. Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 86(7):735-42.
  3. Plassmann H, Weber B, Individual Differences in Marketing Placebo Effects: Evidence from Brain Imaging and Behavioral Experiments, J Marketing Res, 52(4):493-510
  4. Enax, L and Weber B: Marketing placebo effects – from behavioral effects to behavior change? JAFIO, 13(1):15-31
  5. Val-Laillet D, Aarts E, Weber B, Ferrari M, Quaresima V, Stoeckel LE, Alonso-Alonso M, Audette M, Malbert CH, Stice E. Neuroimaging and neuromodulation approaches to study eating behavior, prevent and treat eating disorders and obesity, Neuroimage Clin., 8:1-31
  6. Mansell BC, Wee CY, Keller SS, Weber B, Elger CE, da Silva L, Nesland T, Styner M, Shen D, Bonhila L. Evaluation of machine learning algorithms for treatment outcome prediction in patients with epilepsy based on structural connectome data. Neuroimage, 118:219-230
  7. Bey K, Montag C, Reuter M, Weber B, Markett S. Susceptibility to everyday cognitive failure is reflected in functional network interactions in the resting brain. Neuroimage, 121:1-9
  8. Marsh N, Scheele D, Gerhardt H, Strang S, Enax L, Weber B, Hurlemann R. Oxytocin enhances philanthropic altruism in sustainable decision-making. J Neurosci., 35(47):15696-155701
  9. Taylor PN, Han CE, Schoene-Bake JC, Weber B, Kaiser M. Structural connectivity changes in temporal lobe epilepsy: Spatial features contribute more than topological measures. Neuroimage Clin, 8:322-328
  10. Enax L, Krapp V, Piehl A, Weber B. Effects of social sustainability signals on neural valuation signals and taste-experience of food products. Behav. Neurosci., 2015
  11. Enax L, Weber B, Ahlers M, Kaiser U, Diethelm K, Holtkamp D, Faupel U, Holzmüller HH, Kersting M. Food packaging cues influence taste perception and increase effort provision for a recommended snack product in children. Psych., 2015
  12. Enax L, Trautner P, Hu Y, Weber B. Nutrition labels influence value computation of food products in the ventromedial prefrontal cortex, Obesity, 23(4):786-92
  13. Keller SS, Richardson MP, Schoene-Bake JS, O´Muircheartaigh J, Elkommos S, Kreilkamp B, Goh YY, Marson A, Elger CE, Weber B. Thalamotemporal alteration and postoperative seizures in temporal lobe epilepsy, Ann Neur, 77(5):760-74
  14. Lindner M, Rudorf S, Birg R, Falk A, Weber B, Fliessbach K. Neural patterns underlying social comparisons of personal performance. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci, 10(4):569-76
  15. Hu Y, Strang S, Weber B. Helping or punishing strangers: Neural correlates of altruistic decisions as third-party and of its relation to empathic concern. Front Behav Neurosci, 9:24
  16. Kuss K, Falk A, Trautner P, Montag C, Weber B, Fliessbach K. Neuronal correlates of social decision making are influenced by social value orientation – an fMRI study. Front Behav Neurosci, 9:40
  17. Häusler AN, Becker B, Bartling M, Weber B. Goal or Gold: Overlapping Reward Processes in Soccer Players upon Scoring and Winning Money. PlosOne, 10(4):e0122798
  18. Keller SS, Richardson MP, O’Muircheartaigh J, Schoene-Bake JC, Elger CE, Weber B. Morphometric MRI alterations and postoperative seizure control in refractory temporal lobe epilepsy, Hum Brain Map., 36(5):1637-47
  19. Strombach T, Weber B, Hangebrauk Z, Kenning P, Karipidis, II, Tobler PN, Kalenscher T. Social discounting involves modulation of neural value signals by temporo-parietal junction, PNAS, 112(5):1619-24.
  20. Melchers M, Markett S, Montag M, Trautner P, Weber B, Lachmann B, Buss P, Heinen R, Reuter M. Reality TV and vicarious embarrassment: an fMRI study, Neuroimage, 109:109-17
  21. Zhang H, Fell J, Staresina BP, Weber B, Elger CE, Axmacher N. Gamma power reductions accompany stimulus-specific representations of dynamic events, Curr Biol, 25(5):635-640
  22. Meyhöfer I, Steffens M, Kasparbauer A, Weber B, Ettinger U. Neural Mechanisms of Smooth Pursuit Eye Movements in Schizotypy, Hum Brain Map, 36(1):340-53.
  23. Strang S, Gross J, Schuhmann T, Riedl A, Weber B, Sack A. Be Nice if You Have to – The Neurobiological Roots of Strategic Fairness, Soc Cog Aff Neurosci, 10(6):790-6


  1. Lallement HJ, Kuss K, Trautner P, Weber B, Falk A, Fliessbach K. Effort increases sensitivity to reward and loss magnitude in the human brain. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci, 9(3): 342-349.
  2. Herweg NA, Weber B, Kasparbauer A, Meyhoefer I, Steffens M, Smyrnis N. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Sensorimotor Transformations in Saccades and Antisaccades. Neuroimage, 102(2):848-60.
  3. Hoppe C, Splittstoesser C, Fliessbach K, Trautner P, Weber B. Silent music reading: auditory imagery and visuotonal modality transfer in singers and non-singers. Brain and Cog., 91:35-44
  4. Albrecht K, Abeler J, Weber B, Falk A. The brain correlates of monetary and verbal rewards on intrinsic motivation, Front Neurosci, 8:303
  5. Schoene-Bake JC, Keller SS, Niehusmann P, Volmering E, Elger CE, Deppe M, Weber B. In-vivo mapping of hippocampal subfields in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy: relation to histopathology. Hum Brain Map, 35(9):4718-28
  6. Aimone J, Houser D, Weber B. Neural Signatures of Betrayal Aversion. R. Soc. B, 281(1782):20132127
  7. Strombach T, Jin J, Weber B, Kenning P, Shen Q, Ma Q, Kalenscher T. Charity begins at home – cultural differences in social discounting and generosity. J Behav Decis Making., 27(3):235-245
  8. Markett S, Reuter M, Voigt G, Montag C, Lachmann B, Rudorf S, Walter NT, Felten A, Elger CE, Weber B. Assessing the function of the fronto-parietal attention network: Insights from resting-state fMRI and the attentional network test. Hum Brain Map, 35(4):1700-9
  9. Cornil Y, Ordabayeva N, Kaiser U, Weber B, Chandon P. The Acuity of Vice: Attitude Ambivalence Improves Visual Sensitivity to Increasing Portion Sizes. J Consum Psych., 24(2): 177-187
  10. Leue A, Weber B, Beauducel A. How do working-memory-related demand, reasoning ability and aversive reinforcement modulate conflict monitoring? Front Hum Neurosci., 8:210
  11. Strang S, Utikal V, Fischbacher U, Weber B, Falk A. Neural correlates of receiving an apology and active forgiveness: An fMRI study. PLOSOne, 9(2):e87654
  12. Schneider C, Helmstaedter C, Luders E, Thompson PM, Toga AW, Elger CE, Weber B. Relation of callosal structure to cognitive abilities in temporal lobe epilepsy. Front Neurology, 5:16
  13. Weber B. Neuroscience Consumer Behavior Research – Where the Brain Research can help? J Con Prot Food Safety, 9: 276-277


  1. Ortner GR, Wibral M, Becker A, Dohmen T, Klingmueller D, Falk A, Weber B. No evidence for an effect of testosterone administration on delay discounting in male university students. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 38(9), 1814-1818
  2. Ivo R, Nicklas A, Sobottke R, Delank KS, Eysel P, Weber B. Brain structural and psychometric alterations in chronic low back pain. Eur Spine J, 22(9), 1958-1964
  3. Liu WY, Weber B, Reuter M, Markett S, Chu WC, Montag C. The Big Five of Personality and structural brain imaging revisited: a VBM-DARTEL study. Neuroreport, 24(7), 375-380
  4. Markett S, Weber B, Voigt G, Montag C, Felten A, Elger CE, Reuter M. Intrinsic Connectivity Networks and Personality: The temperament dimension harm avoidance moderates functional connectivity in the resting brain. Neuroscience, 240:98-105.
  5. Feis DL, Schoene-Bake JC, Elger CE, Wagner J, Tittgemeyer M, Weber B. Prediction of post-surgical seizure outcome in left mesial temporal lobe epilepsy, NeuroImage: Clinical, 2:903-11
  6. Wagner J, Schoene-Bake JC, Malter M, Urbach H, Huppertz HJ, Elger CE, Weber B. Quantitative FLAIR analysis indicates predominant affection of the amygdala in antibody-associated limbic encephalitis. Epilepsia, 54(9):1679-87
  7. Montag C, Eichner M, Markett S, Quesada CM, Schoene-Bake JC, Melchers M, Plieger T, Weber B, Reuter M. An interaction of a NR3C1 polymorphism and antenatal sunspot activity impacts both hippocampus volume and neuroticism in adulthood. Front Hum Neurosci., 7:243
  8. Neeb H, Schenk J, Weber B. Multicentre Absolute Myelin Water Content Mapping: Development of a Whole Brain Atlas and Application to Low-Grade Multiple Sclerosis. Neuroimage Clin., 1(1):121-130.
  9. Faber J, Schoene-Bake JC, Trautner P, von Lehe M, Elger CE, Weber B. Progressive fibre tract affections after temporal lobe surgery. Epilepsia, 54(4):e53-7
  10. Montag C, Schoene-Bake JC, Wagner J, Reuter M, Markett S, Weber B, Quesada CM. Volumetric hemispheric ratio as a useful tool in personality psychology. Neurosci Res., 75(2):157-9
  11. Keller SS, Ahrens T, Mohammadi S, Gerdes JS, Möddel G, Kellinghaus C, Kugel H, Weber B, Ringelstein EB, Deppe M. Voxel-Based Statistical Analysis of Fractional Anisotropy and Mean Diffusivity in Patients with Unilateral Temporal Lobe Epilepsy of Unknown Cause. J Neuroimaging, 23(3):352-9
  12. Kuss K, Falk A, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber B, Fliessbach K. A reward prediction error for charitable donations reveals outcome orientation of donators. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci, 8(2):216-23


  1. Rudorf S, Preuschoff K, Weber B. Neural Correlates of Anticipation Risk Reflect Risk Preference. J Neurosci, 32(47):16683–16692.
  2. Wibral M, Dohmen T, Klingmueller D, Weber B, Falk A. Testosterone administration reduces lying in men. PLOS One, 7(10):e46774.
  3. Keller SS, Schoene-Bake JC, Gerdes JS, Weber B, Deppe M. Concomitant Fractional Anisotropy and Volumetric Abnormalities in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: Cross-Sectional Evidence for Progressive Neurologic Injury. PLOS One, 7(10):e46791.
  4. Markett S, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber B. The dopamine D2 receptor gene DRD2 and the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene CHRNA4 interact on striatal gray matter volume: Evidence from a genetic imaging study. Neuroimage, 64C:167-172.
  5. Dimoka A, Banker RD, Benbasat I, Davis FD, Dennis AR, Gefen D, Gupta A, Ischebeck A, Kenning P, Müller-Putz G, Pavlou P, Riedl R, vom Brocke J, Weber B. On the Use of Neurophysiological Tools in IS Research: Developing a Research Agenda for NeuroIS, MIS Quaterly, 36(3)
  6. Rohe T, Weber B, Fliessbach K. Dissociation of BOLD Responses to Reward Prediction Errors and Reward Receipt by a Model Comparison. Eur J Neurosci., 36(3):2376-82
  7. Montag C, Reuter M, Weber B, Markett S, Schoene-Bake JC. Individual differences in trait anxiety are associated with white matter tract integrity in the left temporal lobe in healthy males but not females, Neuroscience, 217:77-83
  8. Fliessbach K, Philips CB, Trautner P, Schnabel M, Elger CE, Falk A, Weber B. Neural responses to advantageous and disadvantageous inequity. Front Hum Neurosci, 6:165
  9. Weber B. Neuroscience: The case for brain imaging technology. Nature, 483(7487):7.
  10. Wagner J, Schoene-Bake JC, Bien CG, Urbach H, Elger CE, Weber B. Automated 3D MRI volumetry reveals regional atrophy differences in Rasmussen Encephalitis. Epilepsia, 53(4):613-621
  11. Hoppe C, Fliessbach K, Stausberg S, Stojanovic J, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber B. A key role for experimental task performance: effects of math talent, gender and performance on the neural correlates of mental rotation. Brain Cog., 78(1):14-27
  12. Montag C, Weber B, Trautner P, Newport B, Markett S, Walter NT, Reuter M. Does excessive play of violent first-person-shooter-video-games dampen brain activity in response to emotional stimuli? Bio Psychol, 89(1):107-111


  1. Raab G, Elger CE, Neuner M, Weber B. A neurological study of compulsive buying behavior. J Consum Policy, 34:401-413.
  2. Wagner J, Weber B, Urbach H, Elger CE, Huppertz HJ. Morphometric MRI improves detection of focal cortical dysplasias in comparison to conventional visual inspection. Brain, 134:2844-2854.
  3. Minnerop M+, Weber B+, Schoene-Bake JC, Roeske S, Mirbach S, Ansbach C, Schneider-Gold C, Betz RC, Helmstaedter C, Tittgemeyer M, Klockgether T, Kornblum C. The brain in Myotonic Dystrophy 1 and 2: evidence for a predominant white matter disease. Brain, 134:3527-3543.
  4. Huppertz HJ, Wagner J, Weber B, House P, Urbach H. Automated quantitative FLAIR analysis in hippocampal sclerosis. Epi Res, 97:146-156.
  5. Reimann M, Aholt A, Neuhaus C, Schilke O, Teichert T, Zaichowsky J, Weber B. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Consumer Research: A Review and Application. Psychology and Marketing, 28(6):608-637.
  6. Ma Q, Shen Q, Xu Q, Li D, Shu L, Weber B. Empathic responses to others’ gains and losses: an electrophysiological investigation. Neuroimage, 54(3):2472-2480.
  7. Greven M, Otsuka T, Zutz L, Weber B, Elger CE, Sato S. The Amount of TMJ Displacement Correlates with Brain Activity. Cranio-the Journal of Craniomandibular Practice 29:291-296.
  8. Kaaden S, Quesada CM, Urbach H, Koenig R, Weber B, Schramm J, Rudinger G, Helmstaedter C. Neurodevelopmental disruption in early-onset temporal lobe epilepsy: Evidence from a voxel-based morphometry study. Epilespy&Behavior, 20(4):694-699.
  9. Dohmen T, Falk A, Fliessbach K, Sunde U, Weber B. Relative versus Absolute Income, Joy of Winning, and Gender: Brain Imaging Evidence. Journal of Public Economics, 95(3-4):279-285.
  10. Radicke M, Mende J, Kofahl AL, Wild J, Ulucay D, Habenstein B, Deimling M, Trautner P, Weber B, Maier K. Acoustic Radiation Contrast in MR Images for breast Cancer Diagnostics – Initial Phantom Study. Ultrasound in Med. & Biol., 36(2):253-261.


  1. Mende J, Schindler J, Ulucay D, Radicke M, Kofahl AL, Weber B, Krieg R, Maier K. Acoustic radiation force contrast in MRI: detection of calcifications in tissue-mimicking phantoms. Phys.,37(12):6347-6356.
  2. Riedl R, Banker RD, Benbasat I, David FD, Dennis AR, Dimoka A, Gefen D, Gupta A, Ischebeck A, Kenning P, Müller-Putz G, Paylou PA, Straub DW, Brocke J, Weber B. On the Foundation of NeuroIS: Reflections on the Gmunden Retreat 2009. Communications of the Association for Information Systems,27(15).
  3. Montag C, Schoene-Bake JC, Faber J, Reuter M, Weber B. Genetic variation on the BDNF gene and differences in white matter tracts in healthy humans. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 9(8):886-891.
  4. Schoene-Bake JC, Parpaley Y, Weber B, Panksepp J, Hurwitz TA, Coenen VA. Tractographic analysis of historical lesion-surgery for depression. Neuropsychopharmacology, 35(13):2553-2563.
  5. Fliessbach K, Buerger C, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber B. Differential effects of semantic processing on memory encoding. Hum Brain Mapp., 31(11):1653-1664.
  6. Heinemann T, Hoppe C, Weber B, Elger CE. Ethically Appropriate Handling of Incidental Findings in Human Neuroimaging Research. Clin Neurorad, 19(3):242-243.
  7. Reimann M, Zaichowsky J, Neuhaus C, Bender T, Weber B. Aesthetic package design: A behavioral, neural, and psychological investigation. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 20(4): 432-441.
  8. Schonlau M, Reuter M, Schupp J, Montag C, Weber B, Dohmen T, Siegel NA, Sunde U, Wagner GG, Falk A. Collecting Genetic Samples in Population Wide (Panel) Surveys: Feasibility, Nonresponse and Selectivity. Survey Res Meth, 4(2)
  9. Linder N, Uhl G, Fliessbach K, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber B. Organic labeling influences food-valuation and choice. Neuroimage, 53(1):215-20.
  10. Fliessbach K, Rohe T, Linder N, Trautner P, Elger CE, Weber B. Retest Reliability of Reward-Related BOLD Signals. Neuroimage, 50(3):1168-78.
  11. Montag C, Weber B, Jentgens E, Elger CE, Reuter M. An epistasis effect of functional variants on the BDNF and DRD2 genes modulates gray matter volume of the anterior cingulate cortex in healthy humans. Neuropsychologia, 48(4):1016-21.


  1. Wellmer J, Weber B, Urbach H, Reul K, Fernandez G, Elger CE. Cerebral lesions can impair fMRI-based language lateralization. Epilepsia, 50(10):2213-24.
  2. Weber B, Rangel A, Wibral M, Falk A. The medial prefrontal cortex exhibits money illusion. PNAS, 106(13):5025-8.
  3. Reuter M, Weber B, Fiebach CJ, Elger CE, Montag C. The biological basis of anger: Associations with the gene coding for DARPP-32 (PPP1R1B) and with amygdala volume. Brain Res., 202(2):179-83.
  4. Schoene-Bake C, Faber J, Trautner P, Kaaden S, Tittgemeyer M, Elger CE, Weber B. Widespread affections of large fibre tracts in postoperative temporal lobe epilepsy. Neuroimage, 46(3):569-76.
  5. Montag C, Weber B, Fliessbach K, Elger CE, Reuter M. The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism impacts parahippocampal and amydala volume in healthy humans: Incremental support for a genetic risk factor for depression. Med., 39(11):1831-9.
  6. Cohen MX, Schoene-Bake C, Elger CE, Weber B. Connectivity-based segregation of the human striatum predicts personality characteristics. Neurosci., 12(1):32-4.
  7. Axmacher, N, Bialleck, KA, Weber B, Helmstaedter C, Elger CE, Fell J. Working memory representation in atypical language dominance. Hum Brain Mapp, 30(7):2032-43.


  1. Huppertz HJ, Kröll-Seger J, Danek A, Weber B, Dorn T, Kassubek J. Automatic striatal volumetry allows for identification of patients with chorea-acanthocytosis at single subject level. J Neural Transm, 115(10):1393-400
  2. Montag C, Reuter M, Newport B, Elger CE, Weber B. The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism affects amygdala activity in response to emotional stimuli: evidence from a genetic imaging study. Neuroimage, 42(4):1554-9
  3. Mormann F, Osterhage H, Andrzejak EG, Weber B, Fernandez G, Fell J, Elger CE, Lehnertz K. Independent delta/theta rhythms in the human hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. Hum. Neurosci., 2:3. doi:10.3389/neuro.09.003.2008
  4. Wellmer J, Weber B, Weis S, Klaver P, Urbach H, Reul J, Fernandez G, Elger CE. Strongly lateralized activation in language fMRI of atypical dominant patients – Implications for presurgical work-up. Epilepsy Res., 2008, 80(1):67-76
  5. Döhler F, Mormann F, Weber B, Elger CE, Lehnertz K. A cellular neural network based method for classification of magnetic resonance images: towards an automated detection of hippocampal sclerosis, Neurosci. Meth.,. 2008, 170(2):324-331
  6. Cohen M, Elger CE, Weber B. Amygdala tractography predicts functional connectivity and learning during reward-guided decision-making. Neuroimage, 2008, 39(3):1396-407


  1. Fließbach K, Weber B, Trautner P, Dohmen T, Sunde U, Elger CE, Falk A. Social comparison affects reward-related brain activity in the human ventral striatum. Science, 2007, 318(5854):1305-8.
  2. Cohen M, Krohn-Grimberghe A, Elger CE, Weber B. Dopamine gene predicts the brain’s response to dopaminergic drug. Eur J Neurosci, 2007, 26(12):3652-60
  3. Weber B, Luders E, Faber J, Richter S, Quesada CM, Urbach H, Thompson PM, Toga AW, Elger CE, Helmstaedter C. Distinct regional atrophy in the corpus callosum of patients with temporal lobe epilepsy. Brain, 2007, 130(Pt 12):3149-54]
  4. Weber B, Fliessbach K, Lange N, Kügler F, Elger CE. Material specific memory processing is related to language dominance. Neuroimage, 2007, 37(2):611-17
  5. Fliessbach K, Trautner P, Quesada CM, Elger CE, Weber B. Cerebellar contributions to episodic memory encoding as revealed by fMRI. Neuroimage, 2007, 35(3): 1330-7
  6. Weber B, Kügler F, Elger CE. Comparison of implicit memory encoding paradigms for the activation of mediotemporal structures. Epilepsy&Behavior, 2007, 10(3): 442-8.
  7. Mormann F, Fernández G, Klaver P, Weber B, Elger CE, Fell, J. Declarative memory formation in hippocampal sclerosis: An intracranial ERP study. Neuroreport, 2007, 18(4): 317-21
  8. Weber B, Aholt A, Neuhaus C, Trautner P, Elger CE, Teichert T.Neural evidence for Reference-Dependence in Real-Market-Transactions. Neuroimage, 2007, 35(1):441-7


  1. Fliessbach K, Weis S, Klaver P, Elger CE and Weber B. The effect of word concreteness in recognition memory. Neuroimage 2006, 32(3):1413-21.
  2. Jansen A, Menke R, Sommer J, Förster AF, Bruchmann S, Hemplemann J, Weber B, and Knecht S. The assessment of hemispheric language dominance in fMRI – Robustness and Reproducibility. Neuroimage 2006, 33(1):204-17.
  3. Helmstaedter C, Fritz NE, Gonzalez Perez PA, and Weber B. Shift-back of right into left hemisphere language dominance after control of epileptic seizures: Evidence for epilepsy driven functional cerebral organization. Epilepsy Res. 2006, 70(2-3):257-62.
  4. Weber B, Wellmer J, Schür S, Dinkelacker V, Ruhlmann J, Mormann F, Axmacher N, Elger CE, and Fernández G. Presurgical Language fMRI in patients with drug-restistant epilepsy: Effects of task performance. Epilepsia 2006, 47: 880-6.
  5. Weber B, Wellmer J, Reuber M, Mormann F, Weis S, Urbach H, Ruhlmann J, Elger CE, and Fernández G. Left hippocampal pathology is associated with atypical language lateralisation in patients with focal epilepsy. Brain 2006, 129: 346-351.
  6. Weber B, Fliessbach K, Elger CE. Highly Functional Ipsilateral Motor Control after Extensive Left Hemispheric Damage during Gestation. NeuroCase, 2006, 12(5):292-5.
  7. Weber B, Hoppe C, Faber J, Axmacher N, Fliessbach K, Mormann F, Weis S, Ruhlmann J, Elger CE, and Fernández, G. Association between scalp hair-whorl direction and hemispheric language dominance. Neuroimage 2006, 30: 539-543.


  1. Mormann F, Fell J, Axmacher N, Weber B, Lehnertz K, Elger CE, and Fernández G. Phase/amplitude reset and theta-gamma interaction in the human medial temporal lobe during a continuous word recognition memory task. Hippocampus 2005, 15: 890-900.
  2. Voermans NC, Petersson KM, Daudey L, Weber B, Spaendock KP, Kremer HPH, and Fernández G. Interaction between the human hippocampus and the caudate nucleus during route recognition. Neuron 2004, 43: 427-435.
  3. Meulenbroek O, Petersson KM, Voermans N, Weber B, and Fernández G. Age differences in neural correlates of route encoding and route recognition. Neuroimage 2004, 22: 1503-1514.
  4. Weber B, Schlicker E, Sokoloff P, Stark H. Identification of the dopamine-autoreceptor in the guinea-pig retina as D2 receptor using novel subtype-selective antagonists. J. Pharmacol. 2001, 133: 1243-1248.
  5. Weber B, Schlicker E. Modulation of dopamine release in the guinea-pig retina by Gi- but not by Gs- or Gq-protein-coupled receptors. Clin. Pharm., 2002, 15:1-8.
  6. Kathmann M, Weber B, Schlicker E. Cannabinoid CB-1 receptor-mediated inhibition of acetylcholine release in the brain of NMRI, CD-1 and C57BL/6J mice. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg´s Arch. Pharm., 2001, 363:50-56.
  7. Kathmann M, Weber B, Zimmer A, Schlicker E. Enhanced acetylcholine release in the hippocampus of cannabinoid CB-1 receptor deficient mice. Br. J. Pharmacol., 2001, 132:1169-1179.

Non-peer-reviewed publications (selection)

  1. Aholt A, Weber B. Verkaufen oder Kaufen – eine neurowissenschaftliche Analyse, Wirtschaftspsychologie aktuell, 2007, 4:35-37
  2. Häusler AN, Weber B. Implications of neuroeconomics for the understanding of investment behavior. Yearbook of the Frankfurt Instute of Risk Management and Regulation, 2015
  3. Weber B, Grote X. Essensentscheidungen: mehr als Hunger? Kinder- und Jugendmedizin, 2015; 15 (1)22-26.
  4. Enax L, Weber B. Neurobiology of food choices – between energy homeostasis, reward system and neuroeconomics, e-Neuroforum, 2016
  5. Grote X, Weber B. Von der Seele schreiben, Forschung und Lehre, im Druck
  6. Häusler AN, Weber B. Cognitive biases in predicting, valuating and handling risks. Yearbook of the Frankfurt Instute of Risk Management and Regulation, 2016
  7. Weber B. Psychologische und Neurowissenschaftliche Einsichten in Risikoverhalten, Wirtschaftspsychologie aktuell, 2016, in Vorb.
  8. Weber B and Gier N. Pricing in the brain – Preiswahrnehmung aus neurowissenschaftlicher Sicht, Wirtschaftsdienst, 2016
  9. Weber B. Einfluss von kontextuellen Signalen auf Bewertung und Wahrnehmung von Nahrungsmitteln, Ernährungsumschau, 2017
  10. Weber B. Brain Connectivity and Behavior, Nature Human Behavior, 2017


  1. Book Chapter „Neuroökonomie“ with Sarah Rudorf, in „Kognitionswissenschaft“, Hrsg. Achim Stephan/Sven Walter, J.B.Metzler, 2013
  2. Book Neuroökonomie“, Martin Reimann and Bernd Weber, Gabler Verlag
  3. Book Chapter: MRI in the Presurgical Evaluation”, in “The Treatment of Epilepsy, 4th Edition”, Eds: Shorvon, Perucca, Engel, Wiley, 2015
  4. Book Chapter “Consumer Neuroscience” in “Neuroeconomics”, Eds. Martin Reuter/Christian Montag
  5. Book Chapter Consumer Neurosciencein „Verbraucherwissenschaften“, Hrsg.:Peter Kenning/Andreas Oehler/Lucia Reisch, Christian Grugel, in prep.
  6. Book Chapter „Neurowissenschaftliche Erkenntnisse von Eigentum“, in „Eigentum“ der Stiftung Familienunternehmen