Frank Angenstein
Functional Neuroimaging
Prof. Dr. Frank Angenstein
Group Leader
c/o Universitätsklinikum Magdeburg
Leibniz-Institut für Neurobiologie, Brenneckerstr. 6, Haus 64
39118  Magdeburg
 +49 391 626392-091


The complete list of  publications is found here.

Angenstein F. The role of ongoing neuronal activity for baseline and stimulus-induced BOLD signals in the rat hippocampus. Neuroimage. 2019 Nov 15; 202:116082. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019. 116082
Bovet-Carmona M, Krautwald K, Menigoz A, Vennekens R, Balschun D., Angenstein F. Low frequency pulse stimulation of Schaffer collaterals in Trpm4-/- knockout rats differently affects baseline BOLD signals in target regions of the right hippocampus but not BOLD responses at the site of stimulation. Neuroimage. 2019 Mar 01; 188:347-356. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2018.12.020
Marta Brocka, Cornelia Helbing, Daniel Vincenz, Thomas Scherf, Dirk Montag, Jürgen Goldschmidt, Frank Angenstein, Michael Lippert. Contributions of dopaminergic and non-dopaminergic neurons to VTA-stimulation induced neurovascular responses in brain reward circuits. NeuroImage. 2018 Aug 14; 177:88-97. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2018.04.059
Thomas Scherf, Frank Angenstein. Hippocampal CA3 activation alleviates fMRI-BOLD responses in the rat prefrontal cortex induced by electrical VTA stimulation. PLoS ONE. 2017 Jan 31; 12 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172926
Stephanie Riemann, Cornelia Helbing, Frank Angenstein. From unspecific to adjusted, how the BOLD response in the rat hippocampus develops during consecutive stimulations. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 2016 Dec 31; 37:590-604. doi: 10.1177/0271678X16634715
Helbing C, Tischmeyer W, Angenstein F. Late effect of dopamine D1/5 receptor activation on stimulus-induced BOLD responses in the hippocampus and its target regions depends on the history of previous stimulations. Neuroimage. 2017 May 15; 152:119-129. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.02.077
Cornelia Helbing, Marta Brocka, Thomas Scherf, Michael T Lippert, Frank Angenstein. The role of the mesolimbic dopamine system in the formation of blood-oxygen-level dependent responses in the medial prefrontal/anterior cingulate cortex during high-frequency stimulation of the rat perforant pathway. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 2016 Nov 30; 36:2177-2193. doi: 10.1177/0271678X15615535
Thomas Scherf, Frank Angenstein. Postsynaptic and spiking activity of pyramidal cells, the principal neurons in the rat hippocampal CA1 region, does not control the resultant BOLD response: A combined electrophysiologic and fMRI approach. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 2015 Mar 31; 35:565-575. doi: 10.1038/jcbfm.2014.252
Angenstein F. The actual intrinsic excitability of granular cells determines the ruling neurovascular coupling mechanism in the rat dentate gyrus. J Neurosci. 2014 Jan 01; 34:8529-45. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0472-14.2014
Karla Krautwald, Hoon-Ki Min, Kendall H. Lee, Frank Angenstein. Synchronized electrical stimulation of the rat medial forebrain bundle and perforant pathway generates an additive BOLD response in the nucleus accumbens and prefrontal cortex. NeuroImage. 2013 Aug 04; 77:14-25. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.03.046
Cornelia Helbing, Grit Werner, Frank Angenstein. Variations in the temporal pattern of perforant pathway stimulation control the activity in the mesolimbic pathway. NeuroImage. 2012 Dec 31; 64:43-60. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2012.09.001
Frank Angenstein, Karla Krautwald, Wolfram Wetzel, Henning Scheich. Perforant pathway stimulation as a conditioned stimulus for active avoidance learning triggers BOLD responses in various target regions of the hippocampus: A combined fMRI and electrophysiological study. NeuroImage. 2013 Jul 04; 75:213-227. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.03.007
Angenstein F, Krautwald K, Scheich H. The current functional state of local neuronal circuits controls the magnitude of a BOLD response to incoming stimuli. Neuroimage. 2010 Jan 01; 50:1364-75.
Angenstein F, Kammerer E, Scheich H. The BOLD response in the rat hippocampus depends rather on local processing of signals than on the input or output activity. A combined functional MRI and electrophysiological study. J Neurosci. 2009 Jan 01; 29:2428-39. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5015-08.2009


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