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Dr. Alena Rentsch

Phone: +49 621 1703-6164

Fax: +49 621 1703-6505


Research and Administrative Building, 3rd Floor, Room 333

Publications in peer reviewed journals since 2006

TOP 5 publications:

  1. Becker A, Kirsch M, Gerchen MF, Kiefer F, Kirsch P. Striatal activation and frontostriatal connectivity during non-drug reward anticipation in alcohol dependence. Addict Biol. 2017 22(3):833-843.
  2. Gerchen M, Weiss F, Kirsch M, Rentsch A, Halli P, Kiefer F, Kirsch P. Dynamic frontostriatal functional peak connectivity (in alcohol use disorder). Hum Brain Mapp. 2021 42(1):36-46. Epub 2020 Sep 4.
  3. Gerchen MF, Rentsch A, Kirsch M, Kiefer F, Kirsch P. Shifts in the functional topography of frontal cortex-striatum connectivity in alcohol use disorder. Addict Biol. 2019 24(6):1245-1253. Epub 2018 Nov 23 .
  4. Becker A, Gerchen MF, Kirsch M, Hoffmann S, Kiefer F, Kirsch P. Striatal reward sensitivity predicts therapy-related neural changes in alcohol addiction. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2018 268(3):231-242. Epub 2017 May 9.
  5. Becker A, Ehret AM, Kirsch P. From the neurobiological basis of comorbid alcohol dependence and depression to psychological treatment strategies: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial. BMC Psychiatry. 2017 17(1):153.

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