Brain & Cognition Group



Emmerling, F., Duecker, F., de Graaf, T.A., Schuhmann, T., Adam, J.J. & Sack, A.T. (2017). Foresight beats hindsight: The neural correlates underlying motor preparation in the pro-/anti-cue paradigm. Brain and Behavior, 7 (5).  

Donse, L., Sack, A.T., Fitzgerald, P.B. & Arns, M. (2017). Sleep disturbances in obsessive-compulsive disorder: Association with non-response to repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS). Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 49:31-39.  

 Tosun, T., Berkay, D., Sack, A.T., Çakmak, Y.Ö. & Balcı, F. (2017). Inhibition of Pre-SMA by Continuous Theta Burst Stimulation Leads to More Cautious Decision-making and More Efficient Sensory Evidence Integration.. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 4(7):1-12. [IF: 4.351]

Rademaker, R.L., van de Ven, V.G., Tong, F. & Sack, A.T. (2017). The impact of early visual cortex transcranial magnetic stimulation on visual working memory precision and guess rate. PlosOne, 12(4). [IF: 5.382]

Emmerling, F., Martijn, C., Alberts, H.J., Thomson, A.C., David, B., Kessler, D,, Schuhmann, T. & Sack, A.T. (2017). The (non-)replicability of regulatory resource depletion: A field report employing non-invasive brain stimulation. PlosOne, 12(3). [IF: 5.382] 

Duecker, F., Schuhmann, T., Bien, N., Jacobs, C. & Sack, A.T. (2017). Moving Beyond Attentional Biases: Shifting the Interhemispheric Balance between Left and Right Posterior Parietal Cortex Modulates Attentional Control Processes. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 0(15):1-12. [IF: 5.382] 

 Thut, G., Bergmann, T.O., Fröhlich, F., Soekadar, S.R., Brittain, J.S., Valero-Cabré, A., Sack, A.T., Miniussi, C., Antal, A., Siebner, H.R., Ziemann, U. & Herrmann, C.S. (2017). Guiding transcranial brain stimulation by EEG/MEG to interact with ongoing brain activity and associated functions: A position paper. Clinical Neurophysiology, 128(5): 843-857. [IF: 3.477]  

Schilberg, L., Schuhmann, T. & Sack, A.T. (2017). Interindividual Variability and Intraindividual Reliability of Intermittent Theta Burst Stimulation-induced Neuroplasticity Mechanisms in the Healthy Brain. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 29(6): 1022-1032. [IF: 5.382 ] 


de Graaf, T.A., van Ee, R., Croonenberg, D., Klink, P.C. & Sack, A.T. (2016). Visual suppression at the offset of binocular rivalry. Journal of Vision, 1;17(1):2.

Ten Oever S, de Graaf TA, Bonnemayer C, Ronner J, Sack AT & Riecke L. (2016). Stimulus Presenation at Specific Neuronal Oscillatory Phases Experimentaly Controlled with tACS: Implementation and Applications. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, 10.3389. [IF: 4.609 ]

Jong de, M., Lazar, L., Hug, K., Mehling, W.E., Hölzel, B.K., Sack, A.T., Peeters, F., Ashih, H., Mischoulon, D. & Gard, T. (2016). Effects of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy on Body Awareness in Patients with Chronic Pain and Comorbid Depression. Frontiers in Psychology, 30;7:967 [IF: 2.463]

Ten Oever, S., Hausfeld, L., Correia, J.M., Atteveldt van, N, Formisano, E. & Sack, A.T. (2016). A 7T fMRI study investigating the influence of oscillatory phase on syllable representations. Neuroimage, 141, 1-9. [IF: 6.132]

Emmerling, F., Schuhmann, T., Lobbestael, J., Arntz, A., Brugman, S. & Sack, A.T. (2016). The role of the insular cortex in retaliation. PlosOne, 11(4): e0152000. [IF: IF:4.351]

Brugman, S., Lobbestael, J., Borries von, A.K., Buiten, B.E., Cima, M., Schuhmann, T., Dambacher F., Sack, A.T. & Arntz, A. (2016). Cognitive predictors of violent incidents in forensic psychiatric inpatients. Psychiatry Research, 237, 229-37. [IF: 2.831 ]

Adam, J.J., Bovend’Eerdt, T.J., Schuhmann, T. & Sack, A.T. (2016). Allocentric coding in ventral and dorsal routes during real-time reaching: Evidence from imaging-guided multi-site brain stimulation. Behavioural brain research, 300, 143-9. [IF: 3.391 ]


Ten Oever S & Sack AT. (2015). Oscillatory phase shapes syllable perception. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States America, 112(52), 15833-7. [IF: 9.674]

Riecke, L., Sack, A.T. & Schroeder, C.E. (2015). Endogenous Delta/Theta Sound-Brain Phase Entrainment Accelerates the Buildup of Auditory Streaming. Current Biology 25 (24), 3196 -201. [IF: 9.571]

Rademaker, R.L., Bloem, I.M., De Weerd, P. & Sack, A.T. (2015). The impact of interference on short-term memory for visual orientation. Journal of Experimental Psychology; Human Perception and Performance 41(6), 1650-1665. [IF: 3.36]

Engelen, T., de Graaf, T.A., Sack, A.T. & de Gelder, B. (2015). A causal role for inferior parietal lobule in emotion body perception. Cortex 73 (195-202). [IF: 7.25]

Dambacher, F., Schuhmann, T., Lobbestael, J., Arntz, A., Brugman, S & Sack, A.T. (2015) No Effects of Bilateral tDCS over Inferior Frontal Gyrus on Response Inhibition and Aggression. PLOS ONE 10(7). [IF:4.351]

Riecke, L., Formisano, E., Herrmann, C.S. & Sack, A.T. (2015). 4-Hz Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation Phase Modulates Hearing. Brain stimulation 8(4), 777-83. [IF: 4.399]

Ten Oever, S., van Atteveldt, N. & Sack, A.T. (2015). Increased Stimulus Expectancy Triggers Low-frequency Phase Reset during Restricted Vigilance. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 27(9), 1811-22. [IF: 5.382]

Piccoli, T., Valente, G., Linden, D., Re, M., Esposito, F., Sack, A.T. & Di Salle, F. (2015). The Default Mode Network and the Working Memory Network are not anti-correlated during all phases of a working memory task. PLOS ONE 7; 10(4). [IF: 4.351]

Jacobs, H. J., Riphagen, J.M., Razat, C.M., Wiese, S. & Sack, A.T. (2015). Transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation boosts associative memory in older individuals. Neurobiology of Aging, 36 (5), 1860-1867. [IF: 4.853]

Dambacher, F., Schuhmann, T., Lobbestael, J., Arntz, A., Brugman, S. & Sack, A.T. (2015). Reducing proactive aggression through non-invasive brain stimulation. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 12; 1-7. [IF: 7.372]

De Graaf, T.A., Duecker, F., Fernholz, M. H. P. & Sack, A.T. (2015). Spatially specific vs. unspecific disruption of visual orientation perception using chronometric pre-stimulus TMS. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 30(9), 5. [IF: 4.2]

Duecker, F. & Sack, A.T. (2015). Rethinking the role of sham TMS. Frontiers in Psychology, 26(6), 210. [IF: 2.8]


Duecker, F. & Sack, A.T. (2014). The hybrid model of attentional control: New insights into hemispheric asymmetries inferred from TMS research. Neuropsychologia, 74, 21-9.[IF: 3.477]

Brugman, S., Lobbestael, J., Arntz, A., Cima, M., Schuhmann, T., Dambacher, F. & Sack, A.T. (2014). Identifying cognitive predictors of reactive and proactive aggression. Aggressive Behavior, 2. [IF: 2.269]

de Graaf, T.A. & Sack, A.T. (2014). Using brain stimulation to disentangle neural correlates of conscious vision. Frontiers in Psychology, 23(5), 1019. [IF: 2.8]

Strang, S., Gross, J., Schuhmann, T., Riedl, A., Weber, B. & Sack, A.T. (2014). Be nice if you have to – the neurobiological roots of strategic fairness. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10(6), 790-6. [IF: 6.132]

Schutter, D.J. & Sack, A.T. (2014). Current Directions in Non-Invasive Low Intensity Electric Brain Stimulation for Depressive Disorder. CNS & Neurological disorders drug targets, 13(6), 945-52. [IF: 3.570]

Jacobs. C., de Graaf, T.A. & Sack, A.T. (2014). Two distinct neural mechanisms in early visual cortex determine subsequent visual processing. Cortex, 59, 1-11. [IF: 7.251]

de Graaf, T.A., Koivisto, M., Jacobs, C. & Sack, A.T. (2014). The chronometry of visual perception: Review of occipital TMS masking studies. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 45, 295-304. [IF: 10.284]

Dambacher, F., Sack, A.T., Lobbestael, J., Arnzt, A., Brugman, S. & Schuhmann, T. (2014). Out of control Evidence for anterior insula involvement in motor impulsivity and reactive aggression. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10(4), 508-16. [IF: 6.132]

Duecker, F., Frost, M.A., de Graaf, T.A., Graewe, B., Jacobs, C., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2014). The cortex based alignment approch to TMS coil positioning. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26(10), 2321-9. [IF: 5.382]

Lückmann, H.C., Jacobs, H.I. & Sack, A.T. (2014). The cross-functional role of frontoparietal regions in cognition: internal attention as the overarching mechanism. Progress in Neurobiology, 116, 66-86. [IF: 10.322]

Duecker, F., de Graaf, T.A. & Sack, A.T. (2014). Thinking caps for everyone? The role of Neuro-enhancement by non-invasive brain stimulation in neuroscience and beyond. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 29; 8: 71.

Bien, N. & Sack, A.T. (2014). Dissecting hemisphere-specific contributions to visual spatial imagery using parametric brain mapping. NeuroImage, 94, 231-8. [IF: 6.132]

Dambacher, F., Sack, A.T., Lobbestael, J., Arnzt, A., Brugman, S. & Schuhmann, T. (2014). The Role of Right Prefrontal and Medial Cortex in Response Inhibition: Interfering with Action Restraint and Action Cancellation Using Transcranial Magnetic Brain Stimulation. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26(8), 1775-84. [IF: 5.382]

Jeurissen, D., Sack, A.T., Roebroeck, A. & Russ, B.E. (2014). TMS affects moral judgment, showing the role of DLPFC and TPJ in cognitive and emotional processing. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 13; 8:18. [IF:3.7]

Rademaker, R.L., Wu, D.A., Bloem, I.M. & Sack, A.T. (2014). Intensive tool-practice and skillfulness facilitate the extension of the body representations in humans. Neuropsychologia, 56 (C), 196-203. [IF: 3.477]

Dambacher, F., Sack, A.T., Lobbestael, J., Arnzt, A., Brugman, S. & Schuhmann, T. (2014). A network approach to response inhibition: dissociating functional connectivity of neural components involved in action restraint and action cancellation. European Journal of Neuroscience, 39(5), 821-31. [IF: 3.75]


Paes, F., Baczynski, T., Novaes, F., Marinho, T., Arias-Carrión, O, Budde, H., Sack, A.T., Huston, J.P., Almada, L.F., Carta, M., Silva, A.C., Nardi, A.E. & Machado, S. (2013). Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) to Treat Social Anxiety Disorder: Case Reports and a Review of the Literature. Clinical Practice Epidemiology in Mental Health, 9(180-8). [IF: 1.43]

Duecker, F., de Graaf, T.A., Jacobs, C. & Sack. A.T. (2013). Time- and Task-Dependent Non-Neural Effects of Real and Sham TMS. PLOS ONE, 8(9), e73813. [IF: 4.351]

Oever ten, S., Sack, A.T., Wheat, K.l., Bien, N. & Atteveldt van, N. (2013). Audio visual onset differences are used to determine syllable identity for ambiguous audio-visual stimulus pairs. Frontiers in Psychology, 26, 4:331. [IF: 2.843]

Duecker, F., Formisano, E. & Sack, A.T. (2013). Hemispheric Differences in the Voluntary Control of spatial Attention: Direct Evidence for a Right-Hemispheric Dominance within Frontal Cortex. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25(8), 1332-42. [IF: 5.382]

Clemens, B., Zvyagintsev, M., Sack, A.T., Heinecke, A., Willmes, K. & Sturm, W. (2013). Comparison of FMRI activation patterns for test and training procedures of alertness and focused attention. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 31(3), 311-36. [IF: 4.179]

Jacobs, H.L., Radua, J., Lückmann, H.C. & Sack, A.T. (2013). Meta-analysis of functional network alterations in Alzheimer’s disease: Towards a network biomarker. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 37(5), 753-65. [IF: 10.284]

Zvyagintsev, M., Clemens, B., Chechko, N., Mathiak, K.A., Sack, A.T. & Mathiak, K. (2013). Brain networks underlying mental imagery of auditory and visual information. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37(9), 1421-34. [IF: 3.75]

de Graaf, T.A., Gross, J., Paterson, G., Rusch, T., Sack, A.T. & Thut, G. (2013). Alpha-Band Rhytms in Visual Task Performance: Phase-Locking by Rhythmic Sensory Stimulation. PLOS ONE, 8(3), e60035. [IF: 4.351]

Duecker, F. & Sack, A.T. (2013). Pre-stimulus sham TMS facilitates target detection. PLOS ONE, 8(3), e57765. [IF: 4.351]

Peters, J.C., Reithler, J., Schuhmann, T., de Graaf, T.A., Uludag, K., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2013). On the feasibility of concurrent human TMS-EEG-fMRI measurements. Journal of Neurophysiology, 109 (4), 1214-27. [IF: 3.32]

van de Ven, V. & Sack, A.T. (2013). Transcranial magnetic stimulation of visual cortex in memory: Cortical state, interference and reactivation of visual content in memory. Behavioural Brain Research, 236 (1), 67-77. [IF: 3.391]


Platz, T., Roschka, S., Christel, M. I., Duecker, F., Rothwell, J. C. & Sack, A.T. (2012). Early stages of motor skill learning and the specific relevance of the cortical motor system – a combined behavioural training and theta burst TMS study. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 30 (3), 199-211. [IF: 4.179]

Portella, C., Machado, S., Arias-Carrión, O., Sack, A.T., Silva, J.G., Orsini, M., Leite, M.A., Silva, A.C., Nardi, A.E., Cagy, M., Piedade, R. & Ribeiro, P. (2012). Relationship between early and late stages of information processing: an event-related potential study. Neurology International, 4 (3), e16.

Jacobs, C & Sack, A.T. (2012). Behavior in Oblivion: The Neurobiology of Subliminal Priming. Brain Sciences, 2(2), 225-241.

Jacobs, C., de Graaf, T.A., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2012). The temporal dynamics of early visual cortex involvement in behavioral priming. PLOS ONE, 7(11), e48808. [IF: 4.351]

Verschuere, B., Schuhmann, T. & Sack, A.T. (2012). Does the inferior frontal sulcus play a functional role in deception? A neuronavigated theta-burst transcranial magnetic stimulation study. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 6, 284. [IF:3.7]

Bittencourt, J., Machado, S., Teixeira, S., Schlee, G., Salles, J.L., Budde, H., Basile, L.F., Nardi, A.E., Cagy, M., Piedade, R., Sack, A.T., Velasques, B. & Ribeiro, P. (2012). Alpha-band power in the left cortex discriminates the execution of fixed stimulus during saccadic eye movement. Neuroscience Letter, 523(2), 148-153. [IF: 2.180]

Sack, A.T. & Schuhmann, T. (2012). Hemispheric Differences within the Fronto-Parietal Network Dynamics Underlying Spatial Imagery. Frontiers in Psychology, 3, 214. [IF: 2.843]

Wheat, K.L., Cornelissen, P.L., Sack, A.T., Schuhmann, T., Goebel, R. & Blomert, L. (2012). Charting the functional relevance of Broca’s area for visual word recognition and picture naming in Dutch using FMRI-guided TMS. Brain Language, 125(2), 223-30. [IF: 3.841]

Platz, T., Roschka, S., Doppl, K., Roth, C., Lotze, M., Sack, A.T. & Rothwell, J.C. (2012). Prolonged motor skill learning – a combined behavioral training and theta burst TMS study. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 30(3), 213-224. [IF: 4.179]

Gard, T., Hölzel, B.K., Sack, A.T., Hempel, H., Lazar, S.W., Vaitl, D. & Ott, U. (2012). Pain Attenuation through Mindfulness is Associated with Decreased Cognitive Control and Increased Sensory Processing in the Brain. Cerebral Cortex, 22(11), 2692-702. [IF: 8.305]

de Graaf, T.A., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2012). Feedforward and quick recurrent processes in early visual cortex revealed by TMS? NeuroImage, 61(3), 651-9. [IF: 6.132]

van de Ven, V., Jacobs, C. & Sack A.T. (2012). Topographic contribution of early visual cortex to short-term memory consolidation: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study. Journal of Neuroscience, 32(1), 4-11. [IF: 8.317]

Bien, N., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2012). Extinguishing Extinction: Hemispheric Differences in the Modulation of TMS-induced Visual Extinction by Directing Covert Spatial Attention. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24(4), 809-18. [IF: 5.382]

Schuhmann, T., Schiller, N.O., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2012). Speaking of which: dissecting the neurocognitive network of language production in picture naming. Cerebral Cortex, 22(3), 701-9. [IF: 8.305]

de Borst, A.W., Sack, A.T., Jansma, B.M., Esposito, F., de Martino, F., Valente, G., Roebroeck, A., di Salle, F., Goebel, R. & Formisano, E. (2012). Integration of “what” and “where” in frontal cortex during visual imagery of scenes. NeuroImage, 60(1), 47-58. [IF: 6.132]

De Weerd, P., Reithler, J., van de Ven, V., Been, M., Jacobs, C. & Sack, A.T. (2012). Posttraining transcranial magnetic stimulation of striate cortex disrupts consolidation early in visual skill learning. Journal of Neuroscience, 32(6), 1981-8. [IF: 8.317]

Sanfim, A., Velasques, B., Machado, S., Arias-Carrión, O., Paes, F., Teixeira, S., Santos, J.L., Bittencourt, J., Basile, L.F., Cagy, M., Piedade, R., Sack, A.T., Nardi, A.E. & Ribeiro, P. (2012). Analysis of slow – and fast-alpha band asymmetry during performance of a saccadic eye movement task: dissociation between memory- and attention-driven systems. Journal of Neurological Science, 312 (1-2), 62-7. [IF: 2.492]

Cartier, C., Bittencourt, J., Peressutti, C., Machado, S., Paes, F., Sack, A.T., Basile, L.F., Teixeira, S., Salles, J.I., Nardi, A.E., Cagy, M., Piedade, R., Arias-Carrión, O., Velasques, B. & Ribeiro, P. (2012). Premotor and occipital theta asymmetries as discriminators of memory- and stimulus- guided task. Brain Research Bulletin, 87(1), 103-8. [IF: 2.974]

Jacobs, C., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2012). Visual awareness suppression by pre-stimulus brain stimulation; a neural effect. NeuroImage, 59(1), 616-24. [IF: 6.132]

Bien, N., Ten Oever, S., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2012). The sound of size Crossmodal binding in pitch-size synesthesia: A combined TMS, EEG and psychophysics study. NeuroImage, 59(1), 663-672. [IF: 6.132]

Cohen Kadosh, R., Bien, N. & Sack, A.T. (2012). Automatic and intentional number processing both rely on intact right parietal cortex: a combined FMRI and neuronavigated TMS study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6, 2. [IF: 2.9]

de Graaf, T.A., Hsieh, P.J. & Sack, A.T. (2012). The ‘correlates’ in neural correlates of consciousness. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 36(1), 191-7. [IF: 10.284]


Zimmermann, J., Roebroeck, A., Uludag, K., Sack, A.T., Formisano, E., Jansma, B., De Weerd, P. & Goebel, R. (2011). Network-based statistics for a community driven transparent publication process. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 6, 11. [IF: 2.58]

Clemens, B., Zvyagintsev, M., Sack, A.T., Heinecke, A., Willmes, K. & Sturm, W. (2011). Revealing the functional neuroanatomy of intrinsic alertness using fMRI: methodological peculiarities. PLOS ONE, 6(9), e25453. [IF: 4.351]

de Graaf, T.A., Cornelsen, S., Jacobs, C. & Sack, A.T. (2011). TMS effects on subjective and objective measures of vision: Stimulation intensity and pre- versus post-stimulus masking. Consciousness and Cognition, 20(4), 1244-55. [IF: 2.235]

Velasques, B., Machado, S., Paes, F., Bittencourt, J., Domingues, C.A., Basile, L.F., Salles, J.I., Cagy, M., Piedade, R., Arias-Carrión, O., Sack, A.T., Cheniaux, E., Nardi, A.E. & Ribeiro, P. (2011). Hemispheric differences over frontal theta-band power discriminate between stimulus-versus memory-driven saccadic eye movement. Neuroscience Letters, 504(3), 204-8. [IF: 2.180]

de Graaf, T.A., de Jong, M.C., Goebel, R., van Ee, R. & Sack, A.T. (2011). On the Functional Relevance of Frontal Cortex for Passive and Voluntarily Controlled Bistable Vision. Cerebral Cortex, 21(10), 2322-31. [IF: 8.305]

Paes, F., Machado, S., Arias-Carrión, O., Velasques, B., Teixeira, S., Budde, H., Cagy, M., Piedade, R., Ribeiro, P., Huston, J.P., Sack, A.T. & Nardi, A.E. (2011). The Value of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) for the Treatment of Anxiety Disorders: An Integrative Review. CNS Neurological Disordorders  Drug Targets, 10(5), 610-20. [IF: 3.570]

Reithler, J., Peters, J.C. & Sack A.T. (2011). Multimodal transcranial magnetic stimulation: Using concurrent neuroimaging to reveal the neural network dynamics of noninvasive brain stimulation. Progress in Neurobiology, 94(2), 149-65. [IF: 10.322]

de Graaf, T.A., Herring, J. & Sack, A.T. (2011). A chronometric exploration of high-resolution ‘sensitive TMS masking’ effects on subjective and objective measures of vision. Experimental Brain Research, 209(1), 19-27. [IF: 2.256]

de Graaf, T.A. & Sack, A.T. (2011). Null results in TMS: From absence of evidence to evidence of absence. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 35(3), 871-7. [IF: 10.284]


Sack, A.T. (2010). Using non-invasive brain interference as a tool for mimicking spatial neglect in healthy volunteers. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 28(4), 485-97. [IF: 4.179]

Machado, S., Araújo, F., Paes, F., Velasques, B., Cunha, M., Budde, H., Basile, L.F., Anghinah, R., Arias-Carrión, O., Cagy, M., Piedade, R., de Graaf, T.A.,
Sack, A.T. & Ribeiro, P. (2010). EEG-based Brain-Computer Interfaces: An Overview of Basic Concepts and Clinical Applications in Neurorehabilitation. Reviews in the Neurosciences, 21(6), 451-68. [IF: 3.26]

de Graaf, T.A., Roebroeck, A., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2010). Brain network dynamics underlying visuospatial judgment: an fMRI connectivity study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22(9), 2012-26. [IF: 5.382]

Kalbe, E., Schlegel, M., Sack, A.T., Nowak, D., Dafotakis, M., Bangard, C., Brand, M., Shamay-Tsoory, S., Onur, Ö. & Kessler, J. (2010). Dissociating cognitive from affective theory of mind: A TMS study. Cortex, 46(6), 769-80. [IF: 7.251]

Sack, A.T. (2010). Does TMS need functional imaging? Cortex, 46(1), 131-133. [IF: 7.251]


de Graaf, T.A., Jacobs, C., Roebroeck, A., & Sack, A.T. (2009). FMRI effective connectivity and TMS chronometry: complementary accounts of causality in the visuospatial judgment network. PLOS ONE, 4(12), e8307. [IF: 4.351]

Sack, A.T. (2009). Parietal cortex and spatial cognition. Behavioral Brain Research, 202(2), 153-61. [IF: 2.626]

Bien, N., Roebroeck, A., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2009). The brain’s intention to imitate: The neurobiology of intentional versus automatic imitation. Cerebral Cortex, 19(10), 2338-51. [IF: 8.305]

Schuhmann, T., Schiller, N.O., Goebel, R. & Sack, A.T. (2009). The temporal characteristics of functional activation in Broca’s area during overt picture naming. Cortex, 45(9), 1111-6. [IF: 7.251]

Sack, A.T., van der Mark, S., Schuhmann, T., Schwarzbach, J. & Goebel, R. (2009). Symbolic action priming relies on intact neural transmission along the retino-geniculo-striate pathway. NeuroImage, 44(1), 284-93. [IF: 6.132]

Sack, A.T., Cohen Kadosh, R., Schuhmann, T., Moerel, M., Walsh, V. & Goebel, R. (2009). Optimizing functional accuracy of TMS in cognitive studies: a comparison of methods. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 21(2), 207–221. [IF: 5.382]


Sack, A.T., Jacobs, C., De Martino, F., Staeren, N., Goebel, R. & Formisano, E. (2008). Dynamic Premotor-To-Parietal Interactions during Spatial Imagery. Journal of Neuroscience, 28(34), 8417-8429. [IF: 8.317]


Sack, A.T., Lindner, M. & Linden, D. E. J. (2007). Object- and direction-specific interference between manual and mental rotation. Perception & Psychophysics, 69(8), 1435-49. [IF: 2.152]

Kaas, A.L., van Mier, H.I., Lataster, J., Fingal, M. & Sack, A.T. (2007). The effect of visuo-haptic congruency on haptic spatial matching. Experimental Brain Research, 183(1), 75-85. [IF: 2.3]

Sack, A.T., Kohler, A., Bestmann, S., Linden, D. E. J., Dechent, P., Goebel, R. & Baudewig, J. (2007). Imaging the brain activity changes underlying impaired visuospatial judgments: Simultaneous fMRI, TMS, and behavioral studies. Cerebral Cortex, 17(12), 2841-2852. [IF: 8.305]

Cohen Kadosh, R., Cohen Kadosh, K., Schuhmann, T., Kaas, A., Goebel, R., Henik, A. & Sack, A.T. (2007). Virtual dyscalculia induced by parietal lobe TMS impairs automatic magnitude processing. Current Biology, 17(8), 689-693. [IF: 11.732]


Sack, A.T. (2006). Transcranial magnetic stimulation, causal structure-function mapping and networks of functional relevance. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 16, 593-599. [IF: 8.958]

Sack, A.T., Kohler, A., Linden, D. E. J., Goebel, R. & Muckli, L. (2006). The temporal characteristics of motion processing in hMT/V5+: Combining fMRI and Neuronavigated TMS. NeuroImage, 29, 1326-1335. [IF: 6.132]


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