Staff

Prof. Dr. Peter Kirsch

Phone: +49 621 1703-6501, -6511

Fax: +49 621 1703-6505

e-mail

Secretariat: Ellen Schmucker
Phone: +49 (0) 621 1703-6502

Research and Administrative Building, 3rd Floor, Room 305, Secretariat Room 306

Publications

Publications in peer reviewed journals since 2006

TOP 5 publications:

  1. Lederbogen F, Kirsch P, Haddad L, Streit F, Tost H, Schuch P, Wüst S, Pruessner JC, Rietschel M, Deuschle M, Meyer-Lindenberg A. City living and urban upbringing affect neural social stress processing in humans. Nature. 2011 474(7352):498-501.
  2. Meyer-Lindenberg A, Domes G, Kirsch P, Heinrichs M. Oxytocin and vasopressin in the human brain: social neuropeptides for translational medicine. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2011 12(9):524-38.
  3. Esslinger C, Walter H, Kirsch P, Erk S, Schnell K, Arnold C, Haddad L, Mier D, Opitz von Boberfeld C, Raab K, Witt SH, Rietschel M, Cichon S, Meyer-Lindenberg A. Neural mechanisms of a genome-wide supported psychosis variant. Science. 2009 324(5927):605.
  4. Wessa M, Linke J, Witt SH, Nieratschker V, Esslinger C, Kirsch P, Grimm O, Hennerici MG, Gass A, King AV, Rietschel M. The CACNA1C risk variant for bipolar disorder influences limbic activity. Mol Psychiatry. 2010 15(12):1126-7. Epub 2010 Mar 30.
  5. Mier D, Kirsch P, Meyer-Lindenberg A. Neural substrates of pleiotropic action of genetic variation in COMT: a meta-analysis. Mol Psychiatry. 2010 15(9):918-27. Epub 2009 May 5.