Aging and Cognition
Prof. Dr. Thomas Wolbers
Group Leader
Leipziger Str. 44
39120 Magdeburg
 +49 391 672-4519


The complete list of publications is found here.

Adam W. Lester, Scott D. Moffat, Jan M. Wiener, Carol A. Barnes, Thomas Wolbers. The Aging Navigational System. Neuron. 2017 Aug 29; 95:1019-1035. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2017.06.037
Matthias Stangl, Jonathan Shine, Thomas Wolbers. The gridCAT: A toolbox for automated analysis of human grid cell codes in fMRI. Frontiers in Neuroinformatics. 2017 Jul 20; 11 doi: 10.3389/fninf.2017.00047
Michael Craig, Thomas Wolbers, Mathew A. Harris, Patrick Hauff, Sergio Della Sala, Michaela Dewar. Comparable rest-related promotion of spatial memory consolidation in younger and older adults. Neurobiology of Aging. 2016 Nov 30; 48:143-152. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.08.007
Jonathan P. Shine, José P. Valdés-Herrera, Mary Hegarty, Thomas Wolbers. The human retrosplenial cortex and thalamus code head direction in a global reference frame. Journal of Neuroscience. 2016 Jun 14; 36:6371-6381. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1268-15.2016
Paula Vieweg, Matthias Stangl, Lorelei R. Howard, Thomas Wolbers. Changes in pattern completion - A key mechanism to explain age-related recognition memory deficits?. Cortex. 2015 Feb 28; 64:343-351. doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2014.12.007
Sarah L. Bates, Thomas Wolbers. How cognitive aging affects multisensory integration of navigational cues. Neurobiology of Aging. 2014 Nov 30; 35:2761-2769. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2014.04.003
Jan M. Wiener, Olivier de Condappa, Mathew A. Harris, Thomas Wolbers. Maladaptive bias for extrahippocampal navigation strategies in aging humans. Journal of Neuroscience. 2013 Apr 02; 33:6012-6017. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0717-12.2013
Wolbers T, Klatzky RL, Loomis JM, Wutte MG, Giudice NA. Modality-independent coding of spatial layout in the human brain. Curr Biol. 2011 Jun 07; 21:984-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2011.04.038
Wolbers T, Hegarty M. What determines our navigational abilities?. Trends Cogn Sci. 2010 Mar 01; 14:138-46. doi: 10.1016/j.tics.2010.01.001
Wolbers T, Hegarty M, Büchel C, Loomis JM. Spatial updating: how the brain keeps track of changing object locations during observer motion. Nat Neurosci. 2008 Oct 01; 11:1223-30. doi: 10.1038/nn.2189


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