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Sleep—A brain-state serving systems memory consolidation

Neuron, 2023

Brodt S, Inostroza M, Niethard N, Born J

The precuneus as a central node in declarative memory retrieval

Cerebral Cortex, 2023

Flanagin VL, Klinkowski S, Brodt S, Graetsch M, Roselli C, Glasauer S, Gais S


Memory Engrams in the Neocortex

The Neuroscientist, 2021

Brodt S, Gais S

Ripples for recall: The hippocampus constructing the context?

Neuron, 2021

Brodt S, Born J

Cell-Type-Specific Dynamics of Calcium Activity in Cortical Circuits over the Course of Slow-Wave Sleep and Rapid Eye Movement Sleep

J Neurosci, 2021

Niethard N, Brodt S, Born J


Evidence against a large effect of sleep in protecting verbal memories from interference

Journal of Sleep Research, 2020

Pöhlchen D, Pawlizki A, Gais S, Schönauer M


Rehearsal initiates systems memory consolidation, sleep makes it last

Science Advances, 2019

Himmer L, Schönauer M, Heib DPJ, Schabus M, Gais S

Sleep in the completely locked-in state (CLIS) in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Sleep, 2019

Malekshahi A, Chaudhary U, Jaramillo-Gonzalez A, Lucas Luna A, Rana A, Tonin A, Birbaumer N, Gais S


Fast track to the neocortex: A memory engram in the posterior parietal cortex

Science, 2018

Brodt S, Gais S, Beck J, Erb M, Scheffler K, Schönauer M

Multivariate classification of neuroimaging data with nested subclasses: Biased accuracy and implications for hypothesis testing

PLoS Computational Biology, 2018

Jamalabadi H, Alizadeh S, Schönauer M, Leibold C, Gais S

Incubation, not sleep, aids problem solving

Sleep, 2018

Brodt S, Pöhlchen D, Täumer E, Gais S, Schönauer M

Sleep Does Not Promote Solving Classical Insight Problems and Magic Tricks

Frontiers in Human Neurosciences, 2018

Schönauer M, Brodt S, Pöhlchen D, Breßmer A, Danek AH, Gais S

Decoding cognitive concepts from neuroimaging data using multivariate pattern analysis

Neuroimage, 2018

Alizadeh S, Jamalabadi H, Schönauer M, Leibold C, Gais S


Untangling a Cholinergic Pathway from Wakefulness to Memory

Neuron, 2017

Gais S, Schönauer M

Decoding material-specific memory reprocessing during sleep in humans

Nature Communications, 2017

Schönauer M, Alizadeh S, Jamalabadi H, Abraham A, Pawlizki A, Gais S

Night sleep in patients with vegetative state

Journal of Sleep Research, 2017

Pavlov YG, Gais S, Müller F, Schönauer M, Schäpers B, Born J, Kotchoubey B

Sleep-mediated memory consolidation depends on the level of integration at encoding

Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 2017

Himmer L, Müller E, Gais S, Schönauer M


Rapid and independent memory formation in the parietal cortex

PNAS, 2016

Brodt S, Pöhlchen D, Flanagin VL, Glasauer S, Gais S, Schönauer M

Classification based hypothesis testing in neuroscience: Below-chance level classification rates and overlooked statistical properties of linear parametric classifiers

Human Brain Mapping, 2016

Jamalabadi H, Alizadeh S, Schönauer M, Leibold C, Gais S