Prof. Dr. med. Martin Brüne
Prof. Dr. med. Martin Brüne
LWL University Hospital
Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Preventative Medicine
Division of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry and Psychiatric Preventive Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
Ruhr-University Bochum

Articles, Case Reports and Letters Published in Peer-Reviewed Journals

  • 1. Brüne M. Delusional “pseudo-transsexualism” in schizophrenia. German. [Wahnhafter „Pseudotranssexualismus“ bei schizophrener Psychose.] Psychiatrische Praxis 23 (1996) 246-247.
  • 2. Brüne M, Bräunig P. Akathisia. German. [Akathisie.] Fortschritte der Neurologie und Psychiatrie 65 (1997) 396-406. 
  • 3. Brüne M, Schröder SG. Neuroleptic induced akathisia and early onset tardive dyskinesia in affective disorder due to Cushing’s syndrome. General Hospital Psychiatry 19 (1997) 445-447. 
  • 4. Brüne M. On the relevance of ethology for psychiatry. German. [Über die Bedeutung der Ethologie für die Psychiatrie.] Fortschritte der Neurologie und Psychiatrie 66 (1998) 296-302.
  • 5. Brüne M, Bräunig P, Schiefenhövel W. Ethological remarks on diagnosis and therapy of neuroleptic-induced akathisia. German. [Verhaltensbiologische Bemerkungen zur Diagnostik und Therapie der neuroleptika-induzierten Akathisie.] Nervenheilkunde 17 (1998) 401-406.
  • 6. Brüne M. Ethological remarks on mannerisms. Conceptualisation and proposal for a definition. Psychopathology 31 (1998) 188-196.
  • 7. Brüne M, Bräunig P. Stability and variability of catatonic symptoms in the longitudinal course of illness. Videotape documentation in catatonic schizophrenia. German. [Stabilität und Variabilität katatoner Symptome im Krankheitslängsschnitt. Videografische Dokumentation einer katatonen Schizophrenie.] Nervenarzt 70 (1999) 26-30.
  • 8. Brüne M. The incidence of akathisia in bipolar affective disorder treated with neuroleptics—a preliminary report. Journal of Affective Disorders 53 (1999) 175-177.
  • 9. Brüne M. Acute neuroleptic-induced akathisia in patients with traumatic paraplegia: two case reports. General Hospital Psychiatry 21 (1999) 386-388.
  • 10. Brüne M. Xenophobia and group standards—ethological remarks on social intercourse with the mentally ill. German. [Xenophobie und Gruppennorm. Verhaltensbiologische Bemerkungen zum Umgang mit psychisch Kranken in der Gesellschaft.] Nervenheilkunde 19 (2000) 85-90.
  • 11. Sachdev PS, Brüne M. Animal models of acute drug-induced akathisia—a review. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 24 (2000) 269-277. 
  • 12. Brüne M. Neoteny, psychiatric disorders and the social brain hypothesis. Anthropology and Medicine 7 (2000) 301-318.
  • 13. Brüne M. Rethinking Karl Ludwig Kahlbaum’s contribution to biological psychiatry. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 34 (2000) 873-874.
  • 14. Brüne M, Gerlach G, Schröder SG. A case of delusional jealousy in Parkinson’s disease. German. [Über einen Fall von Eifersuchtswahn bei Morbus Parkinson.] Nervenarzt 72 (2001) 224-226. 
  • 15. Brüne M. Social cognition and psychopathology in an evolutionary perspective – current status and proposals for research. Psychopathology 34 (2001) 85-94.
  • 16. Brüne M, Bodenstein L. Neuropsychological assessment of an adult with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder before and following treatment with methylphenidate. German. [Neuropsychologische Verlaufsuntersuchung einer Aufmerksamkeitsdefizit-/Hyperaktivitätsstörung des Erwachsenenalters vor und unter der Be¬handlung mit Methylphenidat.] Psychiatrische Praxis 28 (2001) 198-200. 
  • 17. Kahlert I, Brüne M. A case of primary zopiclone dependence. German. [Über einen Fall von primärer Zopiclonabhängigkeit.] Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift 126 (2001) 653-654. 
  • 18. Brüne M. Evolutionary fallacies of Nazi psychiatry: implications for current research. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 44 (2001) 426-433.
  • 19. Brüne M. De Clérambault’s syndrome (erotomania) in an evolutionary perspective. Evolution and Human Behavior 22 (2001) 409-415.
  • 20. Brüne M, Ribbert H. Basic considerations of a conceptualization of evolutionary psychiatry. German. [Grundsätzliches zur Konzeption einer evolutionären Psychiatrie.] Schweizer Archiv für Neurologie und Psychiatrie 153 (2002) 4-11. 
  • 21. Brüne M, Sachdev PS. Ladislav Haskovec and 100 years of akathisia. American Journal of Psychiatry 159 (2002) 727.
  • 22. Brüne M. Evolutionary psychopathology exemplified by delusional disorders. German. [Evolutionäre Psychopathologie am Beispiel wahnhafter Störungen.] Nervenheilkunde 21 (2002) 127-131.
  • 23. Brüne M. Sociobiological aspects of psychiatric disorders. German. [Soziobiologische Aspekte psychischer Störungen.] Nervenheilkunde 21 (2002) 138-143.
  • 24. Brüne M. Toward an integration of interpersonal and biological processes: evolutionary psychiatry as an empirically testable framework for psychiatric research. Psychiatry 65 (2002) 148-157.
  • 25. Patzold T, Brüne M. Obsessive compulsive disorder in Huntington’s disease. A case of isolated obsessions successfully treated with sertraline. Neuropsychology, and Behavioral Neurology 15 (2002) 216-219.
  • 26. Brüne M. Theory of mind and the role of IQ in chronic disorganized schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research 60 (2003) 57-64.  
  • 27. Brüne M. Erotomanic stalking in evolutionary perspective. Behavioral Sciences and the Law 21 (2003) 83-88.
  • 28. Brüne M, Mulcahy E. Exaptation, cooptation and the evolution of human cognition. Evolution and Cognition 9 (2003) 25-30.
  • 29. Brüne M, Schröder SG. Erotomania variants in dementia. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology 16 (2003) 232-234.
  • 30. Brüne M. Schizophrenia—an evolutionary enigma? Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 28 (2004) 41-53. 
  • 31. Brüne M. Evolutionary aspects of schizophrenia (translated into Japanese by S. Kanba). Molecular Psychiatry 4 (2004) 35-47.
  • 32. Brüne M, Brüne-Cohrs U, McGrew WC. Psychiatric treatment for great apes? Science 306 (2004) 2039.
  • 33. Brüne M. Understanding the symptoms of “schizophrenia” in evolutionary terms. Commentary on J.K. Burns: An evolutionary theory of schizophrenia: Cortical connectivity, metarepresentation, and the social brain. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 27 (2004) 857. 
  • 34. Brüne M. Emotion recognition, ‘theory of mind’ and social behavior in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research 133 (2005) 135-147.
  • 35. Brüne M. ‘Theory of mind’ in schizophrenia: A review of the literature. Schizophrenia Bulletin 31 (2005) 21-42.
  • 36. Brüne M, Bodenstein L. Proverb understanding reconsidered: Theory of mind and pragmatics in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research 75 (2005) 233-239.
  • 37. Luz F, Brüne M, Raad Bussab, VS. Basic considerations pertaining to evolutionary psychopathology. Portuguese. [Considerações básicas a respeito da psicopatologia evolucionista.] Revista de Etologia 6 (2005) 119-129.
  • 38. Zolotova J, Brüne M. Persecutory delusions: reminiscence of ancestral hostile threats? Evolution and Human Behavior 27 (2006) 185-192.
  • 39. Brüne M, Brüne-Cohrs U. “Theory of mind”—evolution, ontogeny, brain mechanisms and psychopathology. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 30 (2006) 437-455.
  • 40. Brüne M. Theory of mind and social competence in schizophrenia. Clinical Neuropsychiatry 3 (2006) 132-138.
  • 41. Brüne M, Bahramali H, Hennessy M, Snyder A. Are angry male and female faces represented in opposite hemispheres of the brain? Journal of Integrative Neuroscience 5 (2006) 187-197.
  • 42. Brüne M. The evolutionary psychology of obsessive-compulsive disorder: the role of cognitive metarepresentation. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 49 (2006) 317-329.
  • 43. Bömmer I, Brüne M. Social cognition in “pure” delusional disorder. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry 11 (2006) 493-503.
  • 44. Brüne M. Evolutionary psychiatry is dead – long liveth evolutionary psychopathology. Commentary on MC Keller and G Miller: Resolving the paradox of common, harmful, heritable mental disorders: Which evolutionary genetic models work best? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (2006) 408.
  • 45. Brüne M, Brüne-Cohrs U, McGrew WC, Preuschoft S. Psychopathology in great apes: Concepts, treatment options,  and possible homologies to human psychiatric disorders. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 30 (2006) 1246-1259.
  • 46. Preuschoft S, Brüne-Cohrs U, McGrew WC, Brüne M. Reply to Horacio Fabrega’s commentary: Making sense of behavioral irregularities of great apes. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 30 (2006) 1274-1277.
  • 47. Brüne M, Abdel-Hamid M, Lehmkämper C, Sonntag C. Mental state attribution, neurocognitive functioning, and psychopathology: What predicts poor social competence in schizophrenia best? Schizophrenia Research 92 (2007) 151-159.
  • 48. Bömmer I, Brüne M. Neuropsychological aspects of delusional disorders – attributional style or cognitive deficit? [Neuropsychologische Aspekte wahnhafter Störungen – charakteristischer Attribuierungsstil oder kognitives Defizit?] Nervenarzt 78 (2007) 796-801.
  • 49. Brüne M. On human self-domestication, psychiatry, and eugenics. Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities in Medicine 2 (2007) 21 ff.
  • 50. Brüne M, Brüne-Cohrs U. The costs of mental time travel. Commentary on T Suddendorf and MC Corballis: The evolution of foresight: What is mental time travel, and is it unique to humans? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 30 (2007) 317-318.
  • 51. Brüne M, Sonntag C, Abdel-Hamid M, Lehmkämper C, Juckel G, Troisi A. Non-verbal behavior during standardized interviews in patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 196 (2008) 282-288.
  • 52. Juckel G, Hegerl U, Giegling I, Mavrogiorgou P, Wutzler A, Punge C, Uhl I, Brüne M, Mulert C, Pogarell O, Rujescu D. Association of 5-HT1B receptor polymorphisms with the loudness dependence of auditory evoked potentials in a community-based sample of healthy volunteers. American Journal of Medical Genetics B Neuropsychiatric Genetics 147B (2008) 454-458.
  • 53. Juckel G, Gudlowski Y, Müller D, Özgürdal S, Brüne M, Gallinat J, Frodl T, Witthaus H, Uhl I, Wutzler A, Pogarell O, Mulert C, Hegerl U, Meisenzahl E-M. Loudness dependence of the auditory evoked N1/P2-component as an indicator of serotonergic dysfunction in patients with schizophrenia – a replication study. Psychiatry Research 158 (2008) 79-82.
  • 54. Pridmore S, Brüne M, Ahmadi J, Dale J. Echopraxia in schizophrenia: Possible mechanisms. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 42 (2008) 565-571.
  • 55. Brüne M, Lissek S, Fuchs N, Witthaus H, Peters S, Nicolas V, Juckel G, Tegenthoff M. An fMRI study of theory of mind in schizophrenic patients with “passivity" symptoms. Neuropsychologia 46 (2008) 1992-2001.
  • 56. Pfaff M, Quednow BB, Brüne M, Juckel G. Schizophrenia and religiosity – a comparison between East and West Germany during German separation. [Schizophrenie und Religiosität – eine Vergleichsstudie zur Zeit der innerdeutschen Teilung.] Psychiatrische Praxis 35 (2008) 240-246.
  • 57. Lissek S, Peters S, Fuchs N, Witthaus H, Nicolas V, Tegenthoff M, Juckel G, Brüne M. Cooperation and Deception Recruit Different Subsets of the Theory-of-Mind Network. Public Library of Science One 3 (2008) e2023.
  • 58. Witthaus H, Brüne M, Kaufmann C, Bohner G, Özgürdal S, Gudlowski Y, Heinz A, Klingebiel R, Juckel G. White matter abnormalities in subjects at ultra-high risk for schizophrenia and first-episode schizophrenic patients. Schizophrenia Research 102 (2008) 141-149.
  • 59. Naumann U, Juckel G, Brüne M. An unusual case of anterior communicating artery syndrome. German. [Über einen ungewöhnlichen Fall eines Arteria communicans anterior Syndroms.] Nervenarzt 79 (2008) 932-935.
  • 60. Abdel-Hamid M, Brüne M. Neuropsychological aspects of delusional disorder. Current Psychiatry Reports 10 (2008) 229-234.
  • 61. Juckel G, Schaub D, Fuchs N, Naumann U, Uhl I, Witthaus H, Hargarter L, Bierhoff H-W, Brüne M. Validation of the Personal and Social Performance (PSP) Scale in a German sample of acutely ill patients with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research 104 (2008) 287-293.
  • 62. Kölkebeck K, Abdel-Hamid M, Ohrmann P, Brüne M. Theory of mind in schizophrenia: clinical aspects and empirical research. German. [Theory of Mind bei Schizophrenien: Klinische und wissenschaftliche Aspekte.] Fortschritte der Neurologie Psychiatrie 76 (2008) 573-582.
  • 63. Abdel-Hamid M, Lehmkämper C, Sonntag C, Juckel G, Daum I, Brüne M. Theory of mind in schizophrenia: The role of clinical symptomatology and neurocognition in understanding other people’s thoughts and intentions. Psychiatry Research 165 (2009) 19-26.
  • 64. Brüne M, Abdel-Hamid M, Sonntag C, Lehmkämper C, Langdon R. Linking social cognition with social interaction: Non-verbal expressivity, social competence and “mentalising” in patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Behavioral and Brain Functions 5 (2009) 6.
  • 65. Haußleiter IS, Brüne M, Juckel G. Psychopathology in multiple sclerosis: Diagnosis, prevalence and treatment. Therapeutic Advances in Neurological Disorders 2 (2009) 13-29.
  • 66. Majorek K, Wolfkühler W, Küper C, Saimeh N, Juckel G, Brüne M. “Theory of mind” and executive functioning in forensic patients with schizophrenia. Journal of Forensic Sciences 54 (2009) 469-473.
  • 67. Juckel G, Uhl I, Padberg F, Brüne M, Winter C. Psychosurgery and deep brain stimulation as ultima ratio treatment for refractory depression. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience 259 (2009) 1-7. 
  • 68. Wischniewski J, Windmann S, Juckel G, Brüne M. Rules of social exchange: Game theory, individual differences and psychopathology. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 33 (2009) 305-313.
  • 69. Brüne M. Are psychiatric disorders specifically human? German. [Sind psychische Störungen etwas spezifisch Menschliches?] Nervenarzt 80 (2009) 252-262.
  • 70. Roser P, Haußleiter IS, Juckel G, Brüne M. Paliperidone in an adult patient with Asperger syndrome. Pharmacopsychiatry 42 (2009) 78-79.
  • 71. Edel M-A, Pfütze E-M, Lieder A, Ribbert H, Juckel G, Brüne M. Self concept, action control and ADHD symptoms under methylphenidate treatment in adults with ADHD. Pharmacopsychiatry 42 (2009) 109-113.
  • 72. Thoma P, Hennecke M, Mandok T, Wähner A, Brüne M, Juckel G, Daum I. Proverb comprehension impairments in schizophrenia are related to executive dysfunction. Psychiatry Research 170 (2009) 132-139.
  • 73. Witthaus H, Kaufmann C, Bohner G, Özgürdal S, Gudlowski Y, Gallinat J, Ruhrmann S, Brüne M, Heinz A, Klingebiel R, Juckel G. Gray matter abnormalities in subjects at ultra-high risk for schizophrenia and first-episode schizophrenic patients compared to healthy controls. Psychiatry Research 173 (2009) 163-169.
  • 74. Weiler JA, Bellebaum C, Brüne M, Juckel G, Daum I. Impairment of probabilistic reward-based learning in schizophrenia. Neuropsychology 23 (2009) 571-580.
  • 75. Geerts E, Brüne M. Ethological approaches to psychiatric disorders: Focus on depression and schizophrenia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 43 (2009) 1007-1015.
  • 76. Witthaus H, Mendes U, Brüne M, Özgürdal S, Bohner G, Gudlowski Y, Kalus P, Andreasen N, Heinz A, Klingebiel R, Juckel G. Hippocampal subdivision and amygdalar volumes in subjects of at-risk mental state for schizophrenia. Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience 35 (2010) 33-40.
  • 77. Brüne M, Juckel G. Soziale Kognition bei Schizophrenien: Mentalisierung und psychosoziales Funktionsniveau. German. [Social cognition in schizophrenia: Mentalising and psychosocial functioning.] Nervenarzt 81 (2010) 339-346.
  • 78. Roser P, Della B, Norra C, Uhl I, Brüne M, Juckel G. Auditory mismatch negativity deficits in long-term heavy cannabis users. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience 260 (2010) 491-498.
  • 79. Brüne M, Basilowski M, Bömmer I, Juckel G, Assion HJ. Machiavellianism and executive functioning in patients with delusional disorder. Psychological Reports 106 (2010) 205-215.
  • 80. Witthaus H, Mendes U, Brüne M, Özgürdal S, Bohner G, Gudlowski Y, Kalus P, Andreasen N, Heinz A, Klingebiel R, Juckel G. Reply to Borgwardt et al.’s commentary on “Hippocampal subdivision and amygdalar volumes in subjects of at-risk mental state for schizophrenia.” Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience (in press).
  • 81. Juckel G, Mergl R, Brüne M, Villeneuve I, Frodl T, Schmitt G, Zetzsche T, Born C, Hahn K, Reiser M, Bär K-J, Möller H-J, Hegerl U, Meisenzahl EM. Is evaluation of humorous stimuli associated with frontal cortex morphology? A pilot study using facial micro-movement analysis and MRI. Cortex 47 (2011) 569-574.
  • 82. Brüne M, Ghiassi V, Ribbert H. Does borderline personality disorder reflect the pathological extreme of an adaptive reproductive strategy? Insights and hypotheses from evolutionary life-history theory. Clinical Neuropsychiatry 7 (2010) 3-9.
  • 83. Brüne M, Schöbel A, Karau R, Benali A, Faustmann PM, Juckel G, Petrasch-Parwez E. Von Economo neuron density in the anterior cingulate cortex is reduced in early onset schizophrenia. Acta Neuropathologica 119 (2010) 771-778.
  • 84. Dimaggio G, Nicolò G, Brüne M, Lysaker P. Mental state understanding in adult psychiatric disorders: Impact on symptoms, social functioning and treatment. Psychiatry Research 190 (2011) 1-2.
  • 85. Brüne M, Schaub D, Juckel G, Langdon R. Social skills and behavioral problems in schizophrenia: The role of mental state attribution, neurocognition and clinical symptomatology. Psychiatry Research 190 (2011) 9-17.
  • 86. Edel M-A, Juckel G, Brüne M. Interaction of recalled parental ADHD symptoms and rearing behavior with current attachment and emotional dysfunction in adult offspring with ADHD. Psychiatry Research 178 (2010) 137-141.
  • 87. Heinisch C, Dinse HR, Tegenthoff M, Juckel G, Brüne M. An rTMS study into self-face recognition using video-morphing technique. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 6 (2011) 442-449.
  • 88. Ghiassi V, Dimaggio G, Brüne M. Dysfunctions in understanding other minds in Borderline Personality Disorder: A study using cartoon picture stories. Psychotherapy Research 20 (2010) 657-667.
  • 89. Binz B, Brüne M. Pragmatic language abilities, mentalising skills, and executive functioning in schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Clinical Neuropsychiatry 7 (2010) 91-99. 
  • 90. Edel M-A, Rudel A, Hubert C, Scheele D, Brüne M, Juckel G, Assion H-J. Alexithymia, emotion processing and social anxiety in adults with ADHD. European Journal of Medical Research 15 (2010) 403-409.
  • 91. Wolf F, Brüne M, Assion H-J. Theory of mind and neurocognitive functioning in patients with bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disorders 12 (2010) 657-666.
  • 92. Brüne M, Wischniewski J. Zur Wahrnehmung sozialer Normen und Regeln in spieltheoretischer Perspektive bei psychischen Störungen am Beispiel von Autismus und Schizophrenien. German. [Recognition of social norms and rules in psychiatric populations from a game-theoretical perspective, exemplified by autism and schizophrenia] Nervenheilkunde 30 (2011) 377-384.
  • 93. Schaub D, Brüne M, Jaspen E, Pajonk FG, Bierhoff HW, Juckel G. The illness and everyday living: close interplay of psychopathological syndromes and psychosocial functioning in chronic schizophrenia. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience 261 (2011) 85-93.
  • 94. Brüne M, Blank K, Witthaus H, Saft C. “Theory of mind” is impaired in Huntington’s disease. Movement Disorders 26 (2011) 671-678.
  • 95. Brüne M, Schaub D. Mental state attribution in schizophrenia: what distinguishes patients with "poor" from patients with "fair" mentalising skills? European Psychiatry 27 (2012) 358-364.
  • 96. Wischniewski J, Brüne M. Moral reasoning in schizophrenia: An explorative study into economic decision-making. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry 16 (2011) 348-363.
  • 97. Brüne M, Özgürdal S, Ansorge N, von Reventlow H, Peters S, Nicolas V, Tegenthoff M, Juckel G, Lissek S. An fMRI study of "theory of mind" in at-risk states of psychosis: Comparison with manifest schizophrenia and healthy controls. NeuroImage 55 (2011) 329-337.
  • 98. Lysaker PH, Gumley A, Brüne M, Vanheule S, Buck KD, Dimaggio G. Deficits in the ability to recognize one's own affects and those of others: Associations with neurocognition, symptoms and sexual trauma among persons with schizophrenia spectrum disorders Consciousness and Cognition 20 (2011) 1183-1192.
  • 99. Brüne M, Ebert A. From social neurons to social cognition: Implications for schizophrenia research” Düsünen Adam. The Journal of Psychiatry and Neurological Sciences 24 (2011) 58-68.
  • 100. Hahn C, Neuhaus AH, Pogun S, Dettling M, Kotz S, Hahn E, Brüne M, Güntürkün O.
  • Smoking reduces language lateralization: A dichotic listening study with control participants and schizophrenia patients. Brain and Cognition 76 (2011) 300-309.
  • 101. Mavrogiorgou P, Brüne M, Juckel G. Ärztlich-therapeutisches Vorgehen bei psychiatrischen Notfällen. German. [The management of psychiatric emergencies]. Deutsches Ärzteblatt 108 (2011) 222-230.
  • 102. Brüne M*, Schöbel A, Karau R, Faustmann PM, Dermietzel R, Juckel G, Petrasch-Parwez E*. Neuroanatomical correlates of suicide in psychosis: the possible role of von Economo neurons. Public Library of Science One 6 (2011) e20936.
  • 103. Bechdolf A, Müller H, Wagner M, Maier W, Lautenschlager M, Heinz A, de Millas W, Janssen B, Gaebel W, Michel T, Schneider F, Lambert M, Naber D, Brüne M, Krüger-Özgürdal S, Wobrock T, Riedel M, Klosterkötter J for the PREVENT study group. Rationale and baseline characteristics of PREVENT: A second generation intervention trial in subjects at-risk of developing first episode psychosis evaluating cognitive behaviour therapy, aripiprazole and placebo for the prevention of psychosis. Schizophrenia Bulletin 37 Suppl 2 (2011) S111-121.
  • 104. Juckel G, Manitz MP, Brüne M, Friebe A, Heneka MT, Wolf RJ. Microglial activation in a neuroinflammational animal model of schizophrenia – a pilot study. Schizophrenia Research 131 (2011) 96-100. 
  • 105. Brüne M*, Dimaggio G*, Lysaker PH*. Metacognition and social functioning in schizophrenia: Evidence, mechanisms of influence and treatment implications. Current Psychiatry Reviews 7 (2011) 239-247. 
  • 106. Soria Bauser D, Thoma P, Aizenberg V, Juckel G, Brüne M, Daum I. Face and body perception in schizophrenia: A configural processing deficit? Psychiatry Research 195 (2012) 9-17.
  • 107. Tas C, Danaci AE, Cubukcuoglu Z, Brüne M. Impact of family involvement on social cognition training in clinically stable outpatients with schizophrenia - a randomized pilot study. Psychiatry Research 195 (2012) 32-38.
  • 108. Wischniewski J*, Brüne M*. How do people with borderline personality disorder respond to norm violations? Impact of personality factors on economic decision-making. Journal of Personality Disorders 27 (2013) 531-546.
  • 109. Annen S, Roser P, Brüne M. Non-verbal behavior during clinical interviews: similarities and dissimilarities between schizophrenia, mania, and depression. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 200 (2012) 26-32.
  • 110. Brüne M, Belsky J, Fabrega H Jr., Feierman JR, Gilbert P, Glantz K, Polimeni J, Price JS, Sanjuan J, Sullivan R, Troisi A, Wilson DR. The crisis of psychiatry – insights and prospects from evolutionary theory. World Psychiatry 11 (2012) 55-57.
  • 111. Schaub D, Brüne M, Bierhoff H-W, Juckel G. Comparison of self- and clinician’s ratings of personal and social performance in patients with schizophrenia: the role of insight. Psychopathology 45 (2012) 109-116.
  • 112. Brown EC, Tas C, Brüne M. Potential therapeutic avenues to tackle social cognition problems in schizophrenia. Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 12 (2012) 71-81.
  • 113. Millan MJ, Agid Y, Brüne M, Bullmore ET, Carter CS, Clayton NS, Connor R, Davis S, Deakin B, DeRubeis RJ, Dubois B, Geyer MA, Goodwin GM, Gorwood P, Jay TM, Joels M, Mansuy IM, Meyer-Lindenberg A, Murphy D, Rolls E, Saletu B, Spedding M, Sweeney J, Whittington M, Young LY. Cognitive dysfunction in psychiatric disorders: challenges and opportunities for improved treatment. Nature Reviews Drug Discovery 11 (2012) 141-168.
  • 114. Ferdowsian HR, Durham DL. Johnson CM, Brüne M, Kimwele C, Kranendonk G, Otali E, Akugizibwe T, Mulcahy JB, Ajarova L. Signs of generalized anxiety and compulsive disorders in chimpanzees. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 7 (2012) 353-361.
  • 115. Brüne M. Does the oxytocin receptor (OXTR) polymorphism (rs2254298) confer “vulnerability” for psychopathology or “differential susceptibility”? Insights from evolution. BMC Medicine 10 (2012) 38.
  • 116. Wolfkühler W, Majorek K, Tas C, Küper C, Saimeh N, Juckel G, Brüne M. Emotion recognition in pictures of facial affect: Is there a difference between forensic and non-forensic patients with schizophrenia? European Journal of Psychiatry 26 (2012) 73-85.
  • 117. Brüne M, Tas C, Wischniewski J, Welpinghus A, Heinisch C, Newen A. Hypnotic ingroup-outgroup suggestion influences economic decision-making in an Ultimatum Game. Consciousness and Cognition 21 (2012) 939-946.
  • 118. Tas C, Brown EC, Esen-Danaci A, Lysaker PH, Brüne M. Intrinsic motivation and metacognition as predictors of learning potential in patients with remitted schizophrenia. Journal of Psychiatric Research 46 (2012) 1086-1092.
  • 119. Brown EC, Brüne M. The role of prediction in social neuroscience. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 6 (2012) 147.
  • 120. Haußleiter IS, Emons B, Schaub M, Borowski K, Brüne M, Wandinger, Juckel G. Investigation of antibodies against synaptic proteins in a cross-sectional cohort of psychotic patients. Schizophrenia Research 140 (2012) 258-259.
  • 121. Roser P, Lissek S, Tegenthoff M, Nicolas V, Juckel G, Brüne M. Alterations of theory of mind network activation in chronic cannabis users. Schizophrenia Research 139 (2012) 19-26.
  • 122. Ebert A, Haußleiter IS, Juckel G, Brüne M, Roser P. Impaired facial emotion recognition in a ketamine model of psychosis. Psychiatry Research 200 (2012) 724-727.
  • 123. Brüne M*, Scheele*, Heinisch C, Tas C, Wischniewski J, Güntürkün O. Empathy moderates the effect of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex on costly punishment. Public Library of Science One 7 (2012) e44747.
  • 124. Tas C, Brown E, Cubukcuoglu Z, Aydemir O, Danaci AE, Brüne M. Towards an integrative approach to understanding quality of life in schizophrenia: The role of neurocognition, social cognition, and psychopathology. Comprehensive Psychiatry 54 (2013) 262-268.
  • 125. Brüne M, Nadolny N, Güntürkün O, Wolf O. Stress induces a functional asymmetry in an emotional attention task. Cognition and Emotion 27 (2013) 558-566.
  • 126. Heinisch C, Krüger MC, Brüne M. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation over the temporo-parietal junction influences distinction of self from famous but not unfamiliar others. Behavioral Neuroscience 126 (2012) 792-796.
  • 127. Brüne M. The cognitive neuropsychiatry of Parkinson’s disease. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry 17 (2012) 451-453.
  • 128. Juckel G, Friedel E, Koslowski M, Witthaus H, Ozgürdal S, Gudlowski Y, Knutson B, Wrase J, Brüne M, Heinz A, Schlagenhauf F. Ventral striatal activation during reward processing in subjects with ultra-high risk for schizophrenia. Neuropsychobiology 66 (2012) 50-56.
  • 129. Brown EC, Brüne M. Evolution of social predictive brains? Frontiers in Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology 3 (2012) 414.
  • 130. Arango de Montis I, Brüne M, Fresán A, Ortega Font V, Villanueva J, Saracco R, Muñoz-Delgado J. Recognition of facial expression of the emotions and their relation to attachment styles and psychiatric symptoms. Preliminary study on Psychiatric Residents. Salud Mental 36 (2013) 95-100.
  • 131. Brown EC, Wiersema JR, Pourtois G, Brüne M.  Modulation of motor cortex activity when observing rewarding and punishing actions. Neuropsychologia 51 (2013) 52-58.
  • 132. Saft C*, Lissek S*, Hoffmann R, Nicolas V, Tegenthoff M, Juckel G, Brüne M.  Mentalising in preclinical Huntington’s disease: an fMRI study using cartoon picture stories. Brain Imaging and Behavior 7 (2013) 154-162.
  • 133. Fischer-Shofty M, Brüne M, Ebert A, Shefet D, Levkovitz Y, Shamay-Tsoory SG. Improving social perception in schizophrenia: The role of oxytocin. Schizophrenia Research 146 (2013) 357-362.
  • 134. Ball A, Wolf CC, Ocklenburg S, Herrmann BL, Pinnow M, Brüne M, Wolf OT, Güntürkün O. Variability in ratings of trustworthiness across the menstrual cycle. Biological Psychology 93 (2013) 52-57. 
  • 135. Heinisch C, Wiens S, Gründl M, Juckel G, Brüne M. Self-face recognition in schizophrenia is related to insight. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience 263 (2013) 655-662.
  • 136. Ferdowsian H, Durham D, Brüne M. Mood and Anxiety Disorders in Chimpanzees: A Response to Rosati et al. (2012). Journal of Comparative Psychology 127 (2013) 337-340.
  • 137. Brüne M, Tas C, Brown EC, Armgart C, Dimaggio G, Lysaker P. Metakognitive und sozial-kognitive Defizite bei Schizophrenien. Funktionelle Bedeutung und Behandlungsstrategien. German. [Metacognitive and social cognitive deficits in schizophrenia. Impact on functioning and treatment strategies]. Zeitschrift für Psychiatrie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie 61 (2013) 231-237.
  • 138. Edel M-A, Dimaggio G, Brüne M. DBT in Kombination mit MBT bei Borderline-Persönlichkeitsstörung – erste Ergebnisse. German. [Combination of DBT with MBT in borderline personality disorder – preliminary findings]. Verhaltenstherapie und Verhaltensmedizin 34 (2013) 263-275.
  • 139. Brüne M, Hochberg Z. Evolutionary medicine – the quest for a better understanding of health, disease and prevention. Editorial. BMC Medicine 11 (2013) 116.
  • 140. Gonzalez-Liencres C, Shamay-Tsoory S, Brüne M. Towards a Neuroscience of Empathy: Ontogeny, phylogeny, brain mechanisms, context and psychopathology. Neuroscience Biobehavioral Reviews 37 (2013) 1537-1548.
  • 141. Ebert A, Kolb M, Heller J, Edel M-A, Roser P, Brüne M. Modulation of interpersonal trust in Borderline Personality Disorder by intranasal oxytocin and childhood trauma. Social Neuroscience 8 (2013) 305-313.
  • 142. MacDonald K, MacDonald TM, Brüne M, Lamb K, Wilson MP, Golshan S, Feifel D. Oxytocin and psychotherapy: A pilot study of its physiological, behavioral and subjective effects in males with depression. Psychoneuroendocrinology 38 (2013) 2831-2843.
  • 143. Brown EC, Brüne M. Reward in the mirror neuron system, social context and the implications on psychopathology. Commentary on Mirror Neurons: From Origin to Function by Richard Cook, Geoffrey Bird, Caroline Catmur, Clare Press, and Cecilia Heyes. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 37 (2014)196-197.
  • 144. Brüne M, Ebert A, Kolb M, Tas C, Edel M-A, Roser P. Oxytocin influences avoidant reactions to social threat in adults with borderline personality disorder. Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental (in press).
  • 145. Brüne M, Juckel G, Enzi B. “An eye for an eye”? Neural correlates of retribution and forgiveness. Public Library of Science One 8 (2013) e73519.
  • 146. Nemeroff CB, Weinberger D, Rutter M, MacMillan HL, Bryant RA, Wessely S, Stein DJ, Pariante CM, Seemüller F, Berk M, Malhi GS, Preisig M, Brüne M, Lysaker P, Alam S. DSM-5: a collection of psychiatrist views on the changes, controversies and future directions. BMC Medicine 11 (2013) 202.
  • 147. MacDonald K, Feifel D, Brüne M, Lamb K, Wilson MP, Golshan S, MacDonald T. Not disappointed by anxiety: A reply to Cardoso and Ellenbogen’s commentary ‘‘Oxytocin and psychotherapy: Keeping context and person in mind’’. Psychoneuroendocrinology 38 (2013) 3173-3175.
  • 148. Brüne M. Metacognition in schizophrenia: A concept coming of age. Israel Journal of Psychiatry and Related Sciences 51 (2014) 63-67.
  • 149. Brüne M, Hochberg Z. Secular trends in new childhood epidemics: Insights from evolutionary medicine. BMC Medicine 11 (2013) 226.
  • 150. Brüne M, Dimaggio G, Edel MA. Mentalization-based group therapy for inpatients with Borderline Personality Disorder: Preliminary findings. Clinical Neuropsychiatry 10 (2013) 196-201.
  • 151. Brown EC, Tas C, Can H, Esen-Danaci A, Brüne M. A closer look at the relationship between the subdomains of social functioning, social cognition and symptomatology in clinically stable patients with schizophrenia. Comprehensive Psychiatry 55 (2014) 25-32.
  • 152. Ball A, Wolf CC, Ocklenburg S, Brüne M, Wolf OT, Güntürkün O, Pinnow M. The type of implicit motive enactment is modulated by sex hormones in naturally cycling women. Physiology and Behavior 123 (2014) 119-126.
  • 153. Thoma P, Soria Bauser D, Norra C, Brüne M, Juckel G, Suchan B. Do you see what I feel? Electrophysiological correlates of emotional face and body perception in schizophrenia. Clinical Neurophysiology 125 (2014) 1152-1163.
  • 154. Schlaffke L, Lissek S, Lenz M, Brüne M, Juckel G, Platen P, Tegenthoff M, Schmidt-Wilcke T. Sports and brain morphology – a voxel based morphometry study with endurance athletes and martial artists. (im Druck).
  • 155. Gonzalez-Liencres C, Juckel G, Tas C, Friebe A*, Brüne M*. Emotional contagion in mice: The role of familiarity. Behavioral and Brain Research 263 (2014)16-21.
  • 156. Lysaker PH, Leonhardt BL, Brüne, M, James A, Buck, KD, Ringer JM, Vohs J, Francis M, Hamm J, Salvatore G & Dimaggio G. Capacities for metacognition, Theory of Mind and neurocognitive function as independently related to for performance on a test of emotional recognition in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research 219 (2014) 79-85.
  • 157. Brüne M. Life History Theory as organizing principle of psychiatric disorders: Implications and prospects exemplified by Borderline Personality Disorder: A commentary on Marco Del Giudice’s article “An Evolutionary Life History Framework for Psychopathology”. Psychological Inquiry 25 (2014) 311-321.
  • 158. Al Awam K, Haußleiter IS, Dudley E, Donev R, Brüne M, Juckel G, Thome J. Multiplatform metabolome and proteome profiling identifies serum metabolite and protein signatures as prospective biomarkers for schizophrenia. Journal of Neural Transmission (in press). 
  • 159. Tas C, Brown EC, Onur E, Aydemir Ö, Brüne M. The associations between endogenous oxytocin levels and emotion recognition in bipolar disorder. Bulletin of Clinical Psychopharmacology (in press).
  • 160. Paas-Oliveros LK, Villanueva-Valle J, González-Arredondo SI, Fresán A, Arango de Montis I, Brüne M, Muñoz-Delgado J. Estudio de Traducción y Validez del Sistema de Codificación Etológica para Entrevistas ECSI (Ethological Coding System for Interviews). Salud Mental (in press).
  • 161. McGuire J, Langdon R, Brüne M. Moral cognition in schizophrenia. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry 19 (2014) 495-508.
  • 162. Brown EC, Tas C, Kuzu D, Esen-Danaci A, Roelofs K, Brüne M. Social approach and avoidance behaviour for negative emotions is modulated by endogenous oxytocin and paranoia in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research 219 (2014) 436-442.
  • 163. Tas C, Brown EC, Aydemir O, Brüne M, Lysaker PH. Metacognition in psychosis: Comparison of schizophrenia with bipolar disorder. Psychiatry Research 219 (2014) 464-469.
  • 164. Gonzalez-Liencres C, Tas C, Brown EC, Erdin S, Onur E, Cubukcoglu Z, Aydemir O, Esen-Danaci A, Brüne M. Oxidative stress in schizophrenia: A case-control study on the effects on social cognition and neurocognition. BMC Psychiatry (in press).
  • 165. Arango de Montis I, Fresán A, Brüne M, Ortega-Font V, Villanueva-Valle J, Saracco R, 
  • Muñoz-Delgado J. Recognition of facial expression of emotions in psychiatry residents throughout three years of training. [Evaluación de la capacidad de reconocimiento de la expresión facial de las emociones por residentes de psiquiatría a lo largo de tres años de formación.] Revista Salud Mental (in press). 
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Books and Edited Books
  • 1. Brüne M, Bräunig P. Compendium of Akathisia. German. [Kompendium der Akathisie.] Thieme: Stuttgart New York, 1997.
  • 2. Brüne M, Ribbert H (eds.) Evolutionary Concepts in Psychiatry. German. [Evolutionsbiologische Konzepte in der Psychiatrie.] Peter Lang, Europäischer Verlag der Wissenschaften: Frankfurt a. M., 2001.
  • 3. Brüne M, Ribbert H, Schiefenhövel W. (eds.) The Social Brain—Evolution and Pathology. John Wiley & Sons: Chichester, 2003.
  • 4. Brüne M, Payk TR (eds.) Social Darwinism, Genetics and Euthanasia—Humanity in Psychiatry. German. [Sozialdarwinismus, Genetik und Euthanasie—Menschenbilder in der Psychiatrie.] Hirzel Verlag: Stuttgart Leipzig, 2004.
  • 5. Juckel G, Brüne M, Assion H-J (Hrsg.) Practical schizophrenia therapy – factors of successful treatment. German. [ Schizophrenie-Therapie in der Praxis – Faktoren für den Therapieerfolg.] Lorch, UniMed Verlag, 2008.
  • 6. Brüne M. Textbook of Evolutionary Psychiatry. The Origins of Psychopathology. Oxford University Press: Oxford, 2008.
  • 7. Brüne M, Salter F, McGrew WC (eds.) Building Bridges between Anthropology, Medicine and Human Ethology: Tributes to Wulf Schiefenhövel. Brückenschlag zwischen Anthropologie, Medizin und Humanethologie: Beiträge zu Wulf Schiefenhövels Leben und Werk. The University Press Bochum: Bochum, 2010.
  • 8. Payk TR, Brüne M. Checkliste Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie. Thieme: Stuttgart, New York, 2013.
  • 9. Lysaker PL, Dimaggio G, Brüne M. (Hrsg.) Social Cognition and Metacognition in Schizophrenia. Elsevier, Amsterdam, Boston, Sydney, Tokyo, 2014.


Chapters in Books and Encyclopaedias
  • 1. Brüne M, Bräunig P, Höffler J, Börner I, Krüger S. Prevalence of neuroleptic-induced motor disorders in schizophrenia. German. [Prävalenz neuroleptika-bedingter Bewegungsstörungen bei schizophrenen Psychosen.] In: Bräunig P (ed.) Motorische Störungen bei schizophrenen Psychosen. Schattauer: Stuttgart New York, 1999, pp. 107-115.
  • 2. Brüne M, Schiefenhövel W, Bräunig P. Ethological remarks on neuroleptic-induced akathisia. German. [Verhaltensbiologische Bemerkungen zur neuroleptika-induzierten Akathisie.] In: Bräunig P (ed.) Motorische Störungen bei schizophrenen Psychosen. Schattauer: Stuttgart New York, 1999, pp. 188-197.
  • 3. Brüne M. Akathisia. In: Craighead WE, Nemeroff CB (eds.) The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science. 3rd ed. Vol. 1. John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2001, pp. 65-66.
  • 4. Brüne M, Ribbert H. Introduction into evolutionary concepts for the understanding of psychiatric disorders. German. [Einführung in evolutionsbiologische Konzepte zum Verständnis psychischer Störungen.] In: Brüne M, Ribbert H (eds.) Evolutionsbiologische Konzepte in der Psychiatrie. Peter Lang, Europäischer Verlag der Wissenschaften: Frankfurt a. M., 2001, pp. 37-86.
  • 5. Brüne M, Ribbert H. Evolutionary aspects of psychotic disorders: the social brain. German. [Evolutionsbiologische Aspekte psychotischer Störungen: Das soziale Gehirn.] In: Lasar M, Trenckmann U (eds.) Biologische Psychiatrie. PsychoGen Verlag: Brilon, 2001, pp. 40-48.
  • 6. Brüne M. On the influence of evolutionary theory on psychiatry: past and present. German. [Bemerkungen über den Einfluss der Evolutionstheorie auf die Psychiatrie: Gestern und heute.] In: Nissen G, Badura F (eds.) Schriftenreihe der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geschichte der Nervenheilkunde Bd. 7. Königshausen & Neumann: Würzburg, 2001, pp. 21-32. 
  • 7. Brüne M. On the sociobiology of erotomania: “sexual strategies theory” from a psychopathological perspective. German. [Zur Soziobiologie des Liebeswahns: ”Sexual Strategies Theory“ aus psychopathologischer Sicht.] In: Schultz M, et al. (eds.) Homo—unsere Herkunft und Zukunft. Cuvillier: Göttingen, 2001, pp. 142-147.
  • 8. Brüne M, Ribbert H, Schiefenhövel W. Preface. In: Brüne M, Ribbert H, Schiefenhövel W. (eds.) The social brain—evolution and pathology. John Wiley & Sons: Chichester, 2003, pp. xiii-xiv.
  • 9. Brüne M. Social cognition and behaviour in schizophrenia. In: Brüne M, Ribbert H, Schiefenhövel W. (eds.) The social brain—evolution and pathology. John Wiley & Sons: Chichester, 2003, pp. 277-313.
  • 10. Brüne M, Ribbert H, Schiefenhövel W. Postscript. In: Brüne M, Ribbert H, Schiefenhövel W. (eds.) The social brain—evolution and pathology. John Wiley & Sons: Chichester, 2003, pp. 433-436.
  • 11. Brüne M. Erotomania revisited—clues of its origin from evolutionary theory. In: Shohov SP (ed.) Advances in Psychology Research Vol. 21. Nova Science Publishers, 2003, pp. 185-211. 
  • 12. Brüne M. Domestication and human selection—a critical appraisal in an evolutionary perspective. German. [Domestikation und Menschenauslese—Versuch einer Kritik vom evolutionsbiologischen Standpunkt.] In: Payk TR, Brüne M. or Brüne/Payk (eds.) Sozialdarwinismus, Genetik und Euthanasie – Menschenbilder in der Psychiatrie Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft: Stuttgart, 2004, pp. 49-70.
  • 13. Brüne M. Akathisia. In: Craighead WE, Nemeroff CB (eds.) The Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science. 3rd ed. John Wiley & Sons: New York, 2004, pp. 33-35.
  • 14. Brüne M. Stalking behaviour—evolutionary psychological perspectives. [“Stalking” Verhalten—evolutionspsychologisch gesehen]. In: Hoffmann J, Voß H-GW (eds.). Psychologie des Stalking: Grundlagen - Forschung - Anwendung. Verlag für Polizeiwissenschaft. Frankfurt/Main, 2006, pp. 105-128.
  • 15. Brüne M. On the evolution of ”theory of mind“ – sociobiological aspects. German. [Zur Evolution der ”Theory of Mind“ – Soziobiologische Aspekte.] In: Förstl H (ed.) Theory of Mind. Neurobiologie und Psychologie sozialen Verhaltens. Springer: Berlin, 2007, pp. 35-41.
  • 16. Brüne M. Social Cognition. German. [Soziale Kognition.] In: Kircher T, Gauggel S (eds.) Neuropsychologie der Schizophrenie. Springer: Heidelberg, 2007, pp. 347-358.
  • 17. Kaiser P, Medicus G, Brüne M. Healthy or detrimental? Physiological, psychiatric and evolutionary aspects of drinking beer. In: Schiefenhövel W, Macbeth H (eds.) Liquid bread. Beer and brewing in cross-cultural perspective. Berghahn: New York, Oxford, 2011, pp. 21-34.
  • 18. Özgürdal S, von Reventlow H, Brüne M. Aims of schizophrenia therapy in clinical practice. German. [Ziele der Schizophrenietherapie in der Praxis.] In: Juckel G, Brüne M, Assion H-J (eds.) Practical schizophrenia therapy – factors of successful treatment. German. [Schizophrenie-Therapie in der Praxis – Faktoren für den Therapieerfolg.] UniMed Verlag: Lorch, 2008.
  • 19. Brüne M, von Reventlow H. Problems of compliance as obstacle in schizophrenia treatment. German. [Compliance als eines der größten Probleme einer erfolgreichen Schizophrenie-Therapie.] In: Juckel G, Brüne M, Assion H-J (eds.) Practical schizophrenia therapy – factors of successful treatment. German. [Schizophrenie-Therapie in der Praxis – Faktoren für den Therapieerfolg.] UniMed Verlag: Lorch, 2008.
  • 20. Brüne M. On shared psychological mechanisms of religiousness and delusional beliefs. In: Voland E, Schiefenhövel W (eds.) The biological evolution of religious mind and behaviour. Springer: Heidelberg, 2009, pp. 217-228.
  • 21. Brüne M. Akathisia. In: Weiner IB, Craighead WE (eds.) The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science. 4th ed. Vol. 1. John Wiley & Sons: New York, 2010, pp. 57-58.
  • 22. Schaub D, Abdel-Hamid M, Brüne M. Schizophrenia and social functioning: The role of impaired metacognition. In: Dimaggio G, Lysaker P (eds.) Metacognition and severe adult mental disorders. From research to treatment. Routledge: London, 2010, pp. 83-94.
  • 23. Geerts E, Brüne M. On the role of ethology in clinical psychiatry: What do ontogenetic and causal factors tell us about ultimate explanations of depression? In: Adriaens PR, De Block A, (eds.) Maladapting minds. Philosophy, psychiatry, and evolutionary theory. Oxford University Press: Oxford, 2011, pp. 117-139.
  • 24. Brüne M. Psychiatric disorders in indiginous peoples of New Guinea? Implications for psychiatric research. German. [Psychische Störungen bei indigenen Völkern Neuguineas? Implikationen für die psychiatrische Forschung.] In: Brüne M, Salter F, McGrew WC (eds.) Building bridges between anthropology, medicine and human ethology: Tributes to Wulf Schiefenhövel. Brückenschlag zwischen Anthropologie, Medizin und Humanethologie: Beiträge zu Wulf Schiefenhövels Leben und Werk. The University Press Bochum: Bochum, 2010, pp. 227-239.
  • 25. Brüne M. Evolutionary aspects in medicine. In:  Kirkcaldy BD (ed.) The art and science of health care: Psychology and human factors for practitioners. Hogrefe: Göttingen, Wien, 2011, pp. 13-32.
  • 26. Brüne M, Wischniewski J. Complex social cognition and the appreciation of social norms in psychiatric disorders: Insights from evolutionary game theory. In: Ebstein R, Shamay-Tsoory S, Chew SH (eds.) From DNA to social cognition. Wiley-Blackwell, 2011, pp. 215-231.
  • 27. Brüne M, Bender M. On the evolution of “theory of mind” – evolutionary aspects and neuronal mechanisms. German. [Zur Evolution der ”Theory of Mind“ – Soziobiologische Aspekte.] In: Förstl H (eds.) Theory of Mind. 2nd ed. Springer: Berlin, 2012, pp. 53-60.
  • 28. Brüne M, Juckel G. Neurobiologie des Sozialen. German. [Neurobiology of the Social.] In: Rössler W, Kawohl W (eds.) Soziale Psychiatrie. Das Handbuch für die psychosoziale Praxis. Bd. 1: Grundlagen. German. [Social psychiatry. The handbook for psychosocial practice.] Kohlhammer: Stuttgart, 2013, pp. 269-278.
  • 29. Brüne M. Evolution and Mental Health. In: Friedman HS, Parke RD, Adler NE (eds.) Encyclopedia of Mental Health. 2nd edition. Elsevier, 2014.
  • 30. Brown EC, Tas C, Gonzalez C, Brüne M. Neurobiological underpinnings of social cognition and metacognition in schizophrenia spectrum disorders. In: Lysaker PL, Dimaggio G, Brüne M. (eds.) Social Cognition and Metacognition in Schizophrenia. Elsevier, Amsterdam, Boston, Sydney, Tokyo, 2014, pp. 1-28.
  • 31. Tas C, Brown EC, Gonzalez C, Brüne M. Experimental usage of oxytocin to combat deficits in social cognition in schizophrenia. In: Lysaker PL, Dimaggio G, Brüne M. (eds.) Social Cognition and Metacognition in Schizophrenia. Elsevier, Amsterdam, Boston, Sydney, Tokyo, 2014, pp. 301-312.
  • 32. Lysaker PL, Dimaggio G, Brüne M. Social cognition and metacognition in schizophrenia: Research to date and directions for the future. In: Lysaker PL, Dimaggio G, Brüne M. (eds.) Social Cognition and Metacognition in Schizophrenia. Elsevier, Amsterdam, Boston, Sydney, Tokyo, 2014, 313-327.


Published Abstracts
  • 1. Brüne M, Bräunig P, Höffler J. Akathisia in relation to state of illness and medication. German. [Akathisie in Abhängigkeit von Krankheitsstadium und Medikation.] Nervenarzt (Suppl. 1) 67 (1996) S 80.
  • 2. Brüne M, Assion H-J, Payk TR. Gilles-de-la-Tourette syndrome: videotape-based diagnosis and documentation of motor and vocal tics. German. [Gilles-de-la-Tourette-Syndrom: Videographische diagnostische Erfassung und Dokumentation motorischer und vokaler Tics.] Nervenheilkunde (Suppl.) 18 (1999) S 23.
  • 3. Assion H-J, Brüne M, Payk TR. Catatonic symptoms in chronic schizophrenia: a videotape documentation. German. [Katatone Symptome bei chronischer Schizophrenie: Eine videographische Dokumentation.] Nervenheilkunde (Suppl.) 18 (1999) S 22.
  • 4. Brüne M. Erotomania— “sexual strategies theory” in psychopathological perspective. German. [Erotomanie—”Sexual Strategies Theory“ aus psychopathologischer Perspektive.] Homo (Suppl.) 51 (2000) S 12.
  • 5. Brüne M. Evolutionary psychiatry: a framework for research? World Journal of Biological Psychiatry (Suppl. 1) 2 (2001) S 82.
  • 6. Brüne M. The evolution of delusional disorders. Advances in Ethology (Suppl. to Ethology) 36 (2001) S 130.
  • 7. Brüne M. Evolutionary biology as empirical basis for psychopathological research. German. [Evolutionsbiologie als empirische Basis für die psychopathologische Forschung.] Nervenheilkunde (Suppl. 3) 20 (2001) S 27.
  • 8. Brüne M. What psychopathology can tell about human mating strategies. Primate Report 60 (2001) S 17-18.
  • 9. Brüne M. Theory of mind in Alzheimer’s dementia. German. [“Theory of mind” bei Alzheimer Demenz: Ergebnisse einer explorativen Studie.] In: Baumann M, Keinath A, Krems JF (eds.) Experimentelle Psychologie. Roderer: Regensburg, 2002, p. 14.
  • 10. Ribbert H, Brüne M. On “dissociation”: re-discovery of symptom groups or evolutionary development? German. [Zum Phänomen „Dissoziation": Wiederentdeckung von Symptomgruppen oder evolutionäre Entwicklung?] Nervenarzt (Suppl. 1) 73 (2002) S 120.
  • 11. Brüne M, Bömmer I. Evolutionary aspects of social cognition in delusional disorders. German. [Wenn wir „die Flöhe husten hören": Evolutionäre Aspekte der sozialen Kognition bei wahnhaften Störungen.] Nervenarzt (Suppl. 1) 73 (2002) S 120.
  • 12. Brüne M, Mulcahy E. Exaptation, cooptation and the evolution of human cognition. German. [Exaptation, Ko-optation und kognitive Evolution des Menschen.] Evolution and Cognition 9 (2003) 97-98.
  • 13. Brüne M. Evolutionary pathopsychology of social cognition. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (Suppl. 1) 37 (2003) A 19.
  • 14. Brüne-Cohrs U, Brüne M, Sachdev P, Brodaty H. Theory of mind and self-awareness in degenerative dementia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (Suppl. 1) 37 (2003) A 47.
  • 15. Brüne M. Theory of mind and understanding metaphorical speech in schizophrenia: an evolutionarily driven explorative study. German. [Theory of mind und metaphorisches Sprachverständnis bei Schizophrenien: Eine evolutionspsychologisch geleitete explorative Studie.] Nervenarzt (Suppl. 2) 75 (2004) S 261.
  • 16. Ribbert H, Edel MA, Lieder A, Brüne M. Conceptual self, locus of control and behaviour control mechanisms in adult ADHD outpatients before and after treatment with methylphenidate. German. [Selbstkonzepte, Kontrollüberzeugungen und Handlungskontrolle bei ambulanten erwachsenen Patienten mit Aufmerksamkeitsdefizit-/Hyperaktivitätsstörung (ADHS) vor und unter Therapie mit Methylphenidat.] Nervenarzt (Suppl. 2) 75 (2004) S 229.
  • 17. Edel MA, Brüne M. Creativity, productivity and efficacy in relation to impulsivity and behavioural orientation in artists. [Kreativität, Produktivität und Effizienz in Abhängigkeit von ADHS-Impulsivität und Handlungsorientierung bei bildenden Künstlern.] Nervenarzt (Suppl 1) 76 (2005) S 171.
  • 18. Edel MA, Brüne M. Attachment styles and emotion processing in relation to recalled parental rearing style and childhood ADHD symptoms in adults with ADHD. [Bindungsmuster und Emotionsverarbeitung bei Erwachsenen mit ADHS in Abhängigkeit vom erinnerten elterlichen Erziehungsverhalten und erinnerten elterlichen ADHS-Symptomen.] Nervenarzt (Suppl 1) 76 (2005) S 174.
  • 19. Brüne M. Theory of mind in schizophrenia – does social cognition interfere with social behaviour? Schizophrenia Research 81 (Suppl.) (2006) S 19.
  • 20. Brüne M. Social cognition and social competence of patients with schizophrenic negative syndrome. German. [Soziale Kognition und soziale Kompetenz bei Patienten mit schizophrener Negativsymptomatik]. Nervenarzt 77 (Suppl.) 2006.
  • 21. Brüne M. Biological adaptation and mismatch: Are modern environments pathogenic? German. [Biologische Anpassung und mismatch: Machen moderne Umwelten krank?]. Nervenarzt 77 (Suppl.) 2006.
  • 22. Brüne M. Theory of mind and behaviour in patients with schizophrenia. Tijdschrift voor Psychiatrie 49 (Suppl. 1) (2007) S 121.
  • 23. Witthaus H, Brüne M, Kaufmann C, Bohner G, Özgürdal S, Gudlowski Y, Heinz A, Klingebiel R, Juckel G. White matter alterations in patients with prodromal schizophrenia compared with first-episode patients and healthy controls. [Veränderungen der weißen Substanz bei Patienten im schizophrenen Prodromalstadium im vergleich zu Patienten mit einer Erstmanifestation einer schizophrenen Psychose und zu gesunden Kontrollen.] Nervenarzt 78 (Suppl.) (2007) S73.
  • 24. Witthaus H, Kaufmann C, Bohner G, Özgürdal S, Gudlowski Y, Gallinat J, Ruhrmann S, Brüne M, Heinz A, Klingebiel R, Juckel G. Gray matter alterations in patients with prodromal schizophrenia compared with first-episode patients and healthy controls. [Veränderungen der grauen Substanz bei Patienten im schizophrenen Prodromalstadium im vergleich zu Patienten mit einer Erstmanifestation einer schizophrenen Psychose und zu gesunden Kontrollen.] Nervenarzt 78 (Suppl.) (2007) S74.
  • 25. Abdel-Hamid M, Brüne M. Theory of mind in schizophrenia: the role of clinical symptomatology in understanding other people’s thoughts and intentions. Nervenarzt 78 (Suppl.) (2007) S80.
  • 26. Brüne M. Nonverbal behaviour and social cognition in schizophrenia spectrum disorders. European Psychiatry 23 (Suppl. 2) (2008) S30.
  • 27. Brüne M. Can research into social cognition contribute to early recognition programmes of psychosis? Giornale Italiana di Psicopatologia 16 (S1) (2010) 106-107.
  • 28. Brown EC, Brüne M. Theory of mind in at-risk stages of schizophrenia. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences Supplement (2011). 
  • 29. Brown EC, Brüne M. Social cognition and violence in schizophrenia: Is there a link? European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences Supplement (2011).
  • 30. Brown E, Tas C, Danaci AE, Brüne M. How separable are the domains of social cognitive deficits in schizophrenia? Schizophrenia Research 136 (S1) (2012) 180.
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