Pitsch J, Kamalizade D, Braun A, Kuehn JC,  Gulakova PE, Rüber T, Lubec G, Dietrich D, von Wrede R, Helmstaedter C, Surges R,  Elger CE, Hattingen E, Vatter H, Schoch S, Becker AJ (2020). Drebrin autoantibodies in patients with seizures and suspected encephalitis. Ann Neurol [accepted manuscript]

Cox R, Rüber T, Staresina BP, Fell J (2020). Phase-based coordination of hippocampal and neocortical oscillations during human sleep. Commun Biol [accepted manuscript]

Cox R, Rüber T, Staresina BP, Fell J (2019). Sharp-wave ripples in human amygdala and their coordination with hippocampus. doi: 10.1101/2020.01.07.897413 [preprint]

Deuschl C, Rüber T, Ernst L, Fendler W, Kirchner J, Herrmann K, Quesada C, Forsting M, Elger CE , Umutlu L (2019). 18F-FDG-PET/MRI in the diagnostic work-up of limbic encephalitis. PLoS One [accepted manuscript]

Gaubatz J, Ernst L, Prillwitz CC, David B, Lüchters G, Schramm J, Weber B, Surges R, Hattingen E, Schlaug G, Elger CE, Rüber T (2019). Pyramidal tract and alternate motor fibers complementarily mediate motor compensation in patients after hemispherotomy. SciRep [accepted manuscript]


Reschke CR, Silva LFA, Vangoor VR, Rosso M, David B, Cavanagh BL, Connolly NMC,  Brennan GP, Sanz-Rodriguez A, Mooney C, Batool A,  Greene C, Brennan M, Conroy RM, Rüber T, Prehn JHM, Campbell M, Pasterkamp MJ, Henshall DC (2019). Potent and lasting seizure suppression by systemic delivery of antagomirs targeting miR-134 timed with blood-brain barrier disruption. doi: 10.1101/797621  [preprint]

Rings T, Cox R, Rüber T, Staresina B, Lehnertz K, Fell J (2019). No evidence for spontaneous cross-frequency phase-phase coupling in the human hippocampus. Eur J Neurosci [accepted manuscript]

Ernst L, David B, Gaubatz J, Domínguez-Narciso I, Lüchters G, Becker AJ, Weber B, Hattingen E, Elger CE, Rüber T. (2019) Volumetry of mesiotemporal structures reflects serostatus in patients with limbic encephalitis. AJNR 40:2081-89. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A6289

Cox R, Rüber T, Staresina BP, Fell J. (2019) Heterogeneous profiles of coupled sleep oscillations in human hippocampus. NeuroImage. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.116178. [Epub ahead of print]


von Wrede R, Moskau-Hartmann S, Rüber T, Helmstaedter C, Surges R. (2019) Sustained seizure freedom with transcutaneous vagal nerve stimulation in drug-resistant epilepsy caused by subcortical band heterotopias. Seizure 70:25-26. doi: 10.1016/j.seizure.2019.06.026.

David B, Prillwitz CC, Hoppe C, Sassen R, Hörsch S, Weber B, Hattingen E, Elger CE, Rüber T. (2019) Morphometric MRI findings challenge the concept of the "unaffected" hemisphere in Rasmussen encephalitis. Epilepsia. doi: 10.1111/epi.14702. [Epub ahead of print]

Nass RD, Hansen N, Quesada C, Rüber T, Kornblum C, Zsurka G, Hermann P, Becker A, Gärtner F, Hattingen E, Block W, Steidl E, Elger CE, Surges R, Kunz WS. (2019) Retinoencephalopathy with occipital lobe epilepsy in an OPA-1 mutation carrier. Seizure.

doi: 10.1016/j.seizure.2019.01.029. [Epub ahead of print]

Rüber T, David B, Lüchters G, Nass RD, Friedman A, Surges R, Stöcker T, Weber B, Deichmann R, Schlaug G, Hattingen E, Elger CE. (2018) Evidence for peri-ictal blood-brain barrier dysfunction in patients with epilepsy. Brain 141(10):2952–2965. doi: 10.1093/brain/awy242.

Schievelkamp AH, Jurcoane A, Rüber T, Ernst L, Müller A, Mädler B, Schild HH, Hattingen E. (2018) Limbic Encephalitis in Patients with Epilepsy—is Quantitative MRI Diagnostic? Clin Neuroradiol. doi: 10.1007/s00062-018-0705-1. [Epub ahead of print]

Prillwitz CC, Rüber T, Reuter M, Montag C, Weber B, Elger CE, Markett S. (2018) 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.

doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2018.04.035.

Rüber T, David B, Elger CE. (2018) MRI in epilepsy: clinical standard and evolution. Curr Opin Neurol 31(2):223-231.

doi: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000539.

Hansen N, Ernst L, Rüber T, Widman G, Becker AJ, Elger CE, Helmstaedter C. (2018) Pre- and long-term postoperative courses of hippocampus-associated memory impairment in epilepsy patients with antibody-associated limbic encephalitis and selective amygdalohippocampectomy. Epilepsy Behav 79:93-99. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2017.10.033.

Rüber T, Schlaug G. (2018) Repair after brainstem ischemia involves neurogenesis and the rubrospinal system. Ann Neurol 83(6):1069-107.

doi: 10.1002/ana.25265.

Rüber T, Elger CE, Weber B. Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Tractography. In: Montag C, Reuter M, (Ed.). Neuroeconomics – Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics. Luxemburg – Berlin, Springer, 2016.

Former publications of individual group members

Neuhaus E, Weiss K, Bastkowski R, Koopmann J, Maintz D, Giese D. (2019) Accelerated aortic 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance using compressed sensing: applicability, validation and clinical integration. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 21:65. doi: 10.1186/s12968-019-0573-0

Rüber T, Lindenberg R, Schlaug G. (2015) Differential adaption of descending motor pathways in musicians. Cereb Cortex  25:1490-1498. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bht331.


Rüber T, Schlaug G, Lindenberg R. (2012) Compensatory role of the cortico-rubro-spinal tract in motor recovery after stroke. Neurology 79:515-522. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e31826356e8.

Halwani G, Loui P,  Rüber T, Schlaug G. Enhanced vocal-motor networks in singers as revealed by DTI. (2011)  Front Psychol 2:156.

doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00156.

Lindenberg R, Zhu LL, Rüber T, Schlaug G. Predicting functional motor recovery in chronic stroke patients using Diffusion Tensor Imaging. (2011) Hum Brain Mapp 33:1040-1051. doi: 10.1002/hbm.21266.

Wan CY, Rüber T, Hohmann A, Schlaug G. (2010) The therapeutic effects of singing in neurological disorders. Music Percept 27(4):287-295.

doi: 10.1525/mp.2010.27.4.287.


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