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Treder, M.S., Charest, I., Michelmann, S., Martín-Buro, M.C., Roux, F., Carceller-Benito, F., Ugalde-Canitrot, A., Rollings, D.T., Sawlani, V., Chelvarajah, R., Wimber, M., Hanslmayr, S., Staresina, B. P. (2020). The hippocampus as the switchboard between perception and memory. bioRxiv, 104539.

Petzka, M., Charest, I., Balanos, G. M, Staresina, B. P. (2020). Does sleep-dependent consolidation favour weak memories? PsyArXiv, q4wnv.

Kunz, L., Brandt, A., Reinacher, P. C., Staresina, B. P., Reifenstein, E. T., Weidemann, C. T., Herweg, N. A., Tsitsiklis, M., Kempter, R., Kahana, M. J., Schulze-Bonhage, A., Jacobs, J. (2020). A neural code for egocentric spatial maps in the human medial temporal lobe. bioRxiv 973131.

Cox, R., Rüber, T., Staresina, B.P., Fell, J. (2020). Sharp-wave ripples in human amygdala and their coordination with hippocampus. bioRxiv, 897413.

Griffiths, B.J., Martín-Buro, M.C., Staresina, B.P., Hanslmayr, S. (2020). Disentangling the roles of neocortical alpha/beta and hippocampal theta/gamma activity in human episodic memory. bioRxiv, 915330.


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Martin-Buro, M.C., Wimber, M., Henson, R. N, Staresina, B. P. (2020). Alpha rhythms reveal when and
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Cox, R., Rüber, T., Staresina, B.P., Fell, J. (2020). Phase-based coordination of hippocampal and neocortical oscillations during human sleep. Communications Biology 3(1), 1-11.


Staresina, B.P., Wimber, M. (2019). A Neural Chronometry of Memory Recall. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 23(12):1071-1085.

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Schultz, H., Tibon, R., LaRocque, K. F., Gagnon, S. A., Wagner, A. D., & Staresina, B. P. (2019). Content tuning in the medial temporal lobe cortex: Voxels that perceive, retrieve. eNeuro, 0291-19.2019.

Staresina, B.P., Reber, T.P., Niediek, Bostroem, J., Elger, C.E., Mormann, F. (2019). Recollection in the human hippocampal-entorhinal cell circuitry. Nature Communications 10, Article number: 1503

Schreiner, T., Staresina, B.P. (2019). Sleep: Rock and Swing versus Toss and Turn. Current Biology 29(3): 86-88.

Michelmann, S., Staresina, B.P., Bowman, H., Hanslmayr, S. (2019). Speed of time-compressed forward replay flexibly changes in human episodic memory. Nature Human Behaviour 3: 143-154.

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Cairney, S.A., Guttesen, A., El Marj, N., Staresina, B.P. (2018). Memory consolidation is linked to spindle-mediated information processing during sleep. Current Biology 28(6): 948-954.

Gruber, M.J., Hsieh, L., Staresina, B.P., Elger, C.E., Fell, J., Axmacher, N., Ranganath, C. (2018). Theta Phase Synchronization between the Human Hippocampus and Prefrontal Cortex Increases during Encoding of Unexpected Information: A Case Study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 30(11): 1646-1656.

Michelmann, S., Treder, M.S., Griffiths, B.J., Kerren, C., Roux, F., Wimber, M., Rollings, D., Sawlani, V., Chelvarajah, R., Gollwitzer, S., Kreiselmeyer, G., Hamer, H., Bowman, H., Staresina, B.P., Hanslmayr, S. (2018). Data-driven re-referencing of intracranial EEG based on independent component analysis (ICA). Journal of Neuroscience Methods 307:125-137.

Derner M, Chaieb L, Surges R, Staresina BP, Fell J. (2018). Modulation of Item and Source Memory by Auditory Beat Stimulation: A Pilot Study With Intracranial EEG. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 12:500.

Hansen, N., Chaieb, L., Derner, M., Hampel, K.G., Elger, C.E., Surges, R., Staresina, B.P., Axmacher, N., Fell, J. (2018). Memory encoding-related anterior hippocampal potentials are modulated by deep brain stimulation of the entorhinal area. Hippocampus 28: 12 – 17.


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