Staff

Prof. Dr. Rainer Spanagel

Phone: +49 621 1703-6251

Fax: +49 621 1703-6255

e-mail

Secretariat: Christine Roggenkamp, M.A.
Phone: +49 (0) 621 1703-6252, e-mail

 

Laboratory Building, 4th Floor, Room 402

Publications

Publications in peer reviewed journals since 2006

TOP 5 publications:

  1. Spanagel R, Pendyala G, Abarca C, Zghoul T, Sanchis-Segura C, Magnone MC, Lascorz J, Depner M, Holzberg D, Soyka M, Schreiber S, Matsuda F, Lathrop M, Schumann G, Albrecht U. The clock gene Per2 influences the glutamatergic system and modulates alcohol consumption. Nat Med. 2005 11(1):35-42.
  2. Sillaber I, Rammes G, Zimmermann S, Mahal B, Zieglgänsberger W, Wurst W, Holsboer F, Spanagel R. Enhanced and delayed stress-induced alcohol drinking in mice lacking functional CRH1 receptors. Science. 2002 296(5569):931-3.
  3. Engblom D, Bilbao A, Sanchis-Segura C, Dahan L, Perreau-Lenz SP, Balland B, Parkitna JR, Luján R, Halbout B, Mameli M, Parlato R, Sprengel R, Lüscher C, Schütz G, Spanagel R. Glutamate receptors on dopamine neurons control the persistence of cocaine seeking. Neuron. 2008 59(3):497-508.
  4. Hirth N, Meinhardt MW, Noori HR, Salgado H, Torres-Ramirez O, Uhrig S, Broccoli L, Vengeliene V, Roßmanith M, Perreau-Lenz SP, Köhr G, Sommer WH, Spanagel R, Hansson AC. Convergent evidence from alcohol-dependent humans and rats for a hyperdopaminergic state in protracted abstinence. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 113(11):3024-9. Epub Feb 22.
  5. Spanagel R, Herz A, Shippenberg TS. Opposing tonically active endogenous opioid systems modulate the mesolimbic dopaminergic pathway. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1992 89(6):2046-50.

Awards

INVEST Travel-Award / NIDA 1995

Wilhelm-Feuerlein-Forschungspreis 1998

Sir Hans Krebs Preis 2003

Albrecht-Ludwig-Berblinger Preis 2005

James B. Isaacson Award 2008

DFG Reinhard Koselleck 2010

AGNP-Preis für Forschung in der Psychopharmakologie 2011