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Prof. Dr. Harald Hampel

GSN former faculty

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Research focus: Discovery and qualification of biological markers in blood and cerebrospinal fluid, development and qualification of neuroimaging markers in neurodegenerative disorders (Alzheimer’s disease), structural, functional and effective connectivity of the visual system and working-memory networks.

Key words: Clinical neuroscience, functional imaging, systems neurobiology, molecular neurobiology

Selected publications:

Hampel H, Frank R, Teipel SJ, Broich K, Bokde ALW, Herholz K, Jessen F, Katz RG, White WF, Woodcock J, Zetterberg H and Blennow K. (2008) Biomarkers as endpoints for clinical trials in Alzheimer’s disease – Towards an integrated academic, industry & regulatory perspective. Nature Reviews Drug Discovery (accepted).

Ewers M, Zhong Z, Bürger K, Wallin A, Blennow K, Teipel SJ, Shen Y and Hampel H. (2008) Increased CSF-BACE1 activity is associated with ApoE-?4 genotype in subjects with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease. Brain 131(5): 1252-8.

Ewers M, Buerger K, Teipel SJ, Scheltens P, Schroeder J, Zinkowsky R, Bouwman FH, Schoenknecht P, Schoonenboom NSM, Andreasen N, DeBernardis JF, Kerkman DJ, Heindl B, Blennow K and Hampel H. (2007) Multicenter assessment of CSF-phosphorylated tau for the prediction of conversion of MCI. Neurology 69(24): 2205-12.

Teipel SJ, Bokde ALW, Born C, Meindl T, Reiser M, Möller HJ and Hampel H. (2007) The morphological substrate of face matching in healthy aging and mild cognitive impairment: a combined MRI-fMRI study. Brain 130: 1745-1758.

Bokde ALW, Lopez-Bayo P, Meindl T, Pechler S, Born C, Faltraco F, Teipel SJ, Möller HJ and Hampel H. (2005) Functional connectivity of the fusiform gyrus during a face matching task in subjects with mild cognitive impairment. Brain 129: 1113-1124.