Third-Party Funded Projects on Anxiety Disorders
The Collaborative Research Centre Transregio 58 (SFB TRR 58) "Fear, Anxiety, Anxiety Disorders"
Further information on the SFB TRR 58 including a description of all subprojects can be found here.
At our hospital, we are working on the following subprojects:
The influence of early life stress on anxiety-like behavior: the significance of the pre- and postnatal phase for gene x environment interactions and the modifiability of its outcome later in life
Project leader: Norbert Sachser, Klaus-Peter Lesch und Thomas Seidenbecher
Stress-induced programming in serotonin (5-HT) system-modified mice: epigenetic editing as a strategy to cope with anxiety
Project leader: Daniel van den Hove, Klaus-Peter Lesch und Angelika Schmitt
Targetable (Epi)Genetic, Physiological and Neuroimaging Risk Markers of Anxiety Sensitivity: A Developmental, Cross-Disorder Prevention Study of Separation Anxiety and Panic Disorder
Project leader: Katharina Domschke, Susanne Neufang
Phasic and sustained fear in humans: neural basis and implication for anxiety disorders
Project leader: Martin Herrmann, Thomas Straube
Exposure treatment in anxiety disorders: proof of principle of an a priori response prediction approach
Project leader: Ulrike Lüken, Udo Dannlowksi
Gene-environment interactions, generalization and neural circuits in dimensional endophenotypes of fear and anxiety in adults and children: development and reversibility
Project leader: Katharina Domschke, Ulrike Lüken, Udo Dannlowski, Tina B. Lonsdorf, Marcel Romanos, Paul Pauli and Jürgen Deckert