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Afra Wohlschläger

Dr. Afra Wohlschläger

GSN associate faculty


Research group leader, Dept. of Diagonistic and Interventional Neuroradiology, Klinikum r. d. Isar, Technical University Munich


Technische Universität München
Klinikum rechts der Isar
Dept. of Diagonistic and Interventional Neuroradiology
Ismaninger Str. 22
D-81675 Munich

Phone: +49 (0)89 / 4140 4665
Fax: +49 (0)89 / 4140 4887


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Research focus: Dynamics of intrinsic brain activity and its long-term changes in neuropsychiatric diseases (resting-state fMRI), impact of intrinsic brain processes on behavior, relation of BOLD dynamics to electrophysiological measures (EEG-fMRI)

Key words: fMRI, dynamic functional connectivity, EEG-fMRI

GSN students

Selected publications:

Wohlschläger AM, Glim S, Shao J, Draheim J, Köhler L, Lourenço S, Riedl V, Sorg C. (2016) Ongoing Slow Fluctuations in V1 Impact on Visual Perception. Front Hum Neurosci. 10: 411.

Neufang S, Akhrif A, Riedl V, Förstl H, Kurz A, Zimmer C, Sorg C and Wohlschläger AM. (2011) Disconnection of frontal and parietal areas contributes to impaired attention in very early Alzheimer's disease. J Alzheimers Dis. 25(2): 309-21.

Riedl V, Valet M, Wöller A, Sorg C, Vogel D, Sprenger T, Boecker H, Wohlschläger AM and Tölle TR. (2011) Repeated pain induces adaptations of intrinsic brain activity to reflect past and predict future pain. Neuroimage 57(1): 206-13.

Sorg C, Riedl V, Perneczky R, Kurz A and Wohlschläger AM. (2009) Impact of Alzheimer's disease on the functional connectivity of spontaneous brain activity. Curr Alzheimer Res. 6(6): 541-53.

Sorg C, Riedl V, Mühlau M, Calhoun VD, Eichele T, Läer L, Drzezga A, Förstl H, Kurz A, Zimmer C and Wohlschläger AM. (2007) Selective changes of resting-state networks in individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 104(47): 18760-5.