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77) Heany SJ, Phillips N, Brooks SJ, Fouche JP, Myer L, Zar H, Stein DJ, Hoare J (2019) Neural correlates of maintenance working memory, as well as relevant structural qualities, are associated with earlier antiretroviral treatment initiation in verticall transmitted HIV.  J Neurovirol. Epub ahead of print

76) Uhlmann A, Dias A, Taljaard L, Stein DJ, Brooks SJ, Lochner C (2019). White matter volume alterations in hair-pulling disorder (trichotillomania). Brain Imaging and Behaviour. Epub ahead of print


75) Olivo G, Zhukovsky C, Salonen-Ros H,  Larsson EM, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB (2019). Functional connectivity underlying hedonic response to food in female adolescents with atypical AN: The role of somatosensory and salience networks. DiVa Psychiatry


74) L Tozzi, L Garczarek, D Janowitz, DJ Stein, K Wittfeld, H Dobrowolny (an author in the consortium) (2019), Interactive impact of childhood maltreatment, depression, and age on cortical brain structure: mega-analytic findings from a large multi-site cohort.  Psychological medicine, 1-12


73) Mackey S, Allgaier N, Chaarani B, Spechler P, Orr C, Bunn J, Allen NB, Alia-Klein N, Batalla A, Blaine S, Brooks S, Caparelli E, Chye YY, Cousijn J, Dagher A, Desrivieres S, Feldstein-Ewing S, Foxe JJ, Goldstein RZ, Goudriaan AE, Heitzeg MM, Hester R, Hutchison K, Korucuoglu O, Li CR, London E, Lorenzetti V, Luijten M, Martin-Santos R, May A, Momenan R, Morales A, Paulus MP, Pearlson G, Rousseau ME, Salmeron BJ, Schluter R, Schmaal L, Schumann G, Sjoerds Z, Stein DJ, Stein EA, Sinha R, Solowij N, Tapert S, Uhlmann A, Veltman D, van Holst R, Whittle S, Wright MJ, Yücel M, Zhang S, Yurgelun-Todd D, Hibar DP, Jahanshad N, Evans A, Thompson PM, Glahn DC, Conrod P, Garavan H; ENIGMA Addiction Working Group. Mega-Analysis of Gray Matter Volume in Substance Dependence: General and Substance-Specific Regional Effects.  Am J Psychiatry. 2019;176(2):119-128.


72)  Olivo G, Swenne I, Zhukovsky C, Tuunainen AK, Saaid A, Salonen-Ros H, Larsson EM, Brooks SJ Schiöth HB. Preserved white matter microstructure in adolescent patients with atypical anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2019;52(2):166-174.


71) Brooks SJ Targeting Cytokines in the 5-LOX Pro-Inflammatory Pathway for Treatment-Resistant Anorexia Nervosa. Molecular and Genetic Medicine 2019, 12:4


70) Brooks SJ (2018). The elusive functional bases of appetite control in the brain. EBio Medicine (The Lancet). Epub ahead of print

69) Olivo G, Solstrand Dahlberg L, Wiemerslage L, Swenne I, Zhukovsky C, Salonen-Ros H, Larsson EM, Gaudio S, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB. (2018). Atypical anorexia nervosa is not related to brain structural changes in newly diagnosed adolescent patients.  Int J Eat Disord.51(1):39-45. 

68) Burger A, Brooks SJ, Stein DJ, Howells FM. (2018). The impact of acute and short-term methamphetamine abstinence on brain metabolites: A proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy chemical shift imaging study. Drug Alcohol Depend. ;185:226-237

67) King M, van Breda K, Rauch LH, Brooks SJ, Stein DJ, Ipser J. (2018). Methylphenidate alters brain connectivity after enhanced physical performance. Brain Res. ;1679:26-32.
66) XZ Kong, SR Mathias, T Guadalupe, DC Glahn, B Franke, F Crivello, ...(2018). Mapping cortical brain asymmetry in 17,141 healthy individuals worldwide via the ENIGMA Consortium. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115 (22), E5154-E5163
65) Human subcortical brain asymmetries in 15,847 people worldwide reveal effects of age and sex (2017). T Guadalupe, SR Mathias, GM Theo, CD Whelan, MP Zwiers, Y Abe, ... et al.  Brain imaging and behavior 11 (5), 1497-1514
64) Brooks SJ, Funk SG, Young SY,  Schioth HB (2017). The role of working memory for cognitive control in anorexia nervosa versus substance use disorder. Frontiers in Psychology: Cognitive

63) Heany SJ, Groenewold NA, Uhlmann A, Dalvie S, Stein DJ, Brooks SJ. (2017). The neural correlates of Childhood Trauma Questionnaire scores in adults: A meta-analysis and review of functional magnetic resonance imaging studies. Dev Psychopathol. 11:1-11.

62) Solstrand Dahlberg L, Wiemerslage L, Swenne I, Larsen A, Stark J, Rask-Andersen M, Salonen-Ros H, Larsson EM, Schiöth HB, Brooks SJ.(2017). Adolescents newly diagnosed with eating disorders have structural differences in brain regions linked with eating disorder symptoms. Nord J Psychiatry. 71(3):188-196
61) Brooks SJ, Wiemerslage L, Burch KH, Maiorana SA, Cocolas E, Schioth HB, Kamaloodien K, Stein DJ (2017). The impact of cognitive training in substance use disorder: the effect of working memory training on impulse control in methamphetamine users.  Psychopharmacology (Berlin) - Epub ahead of print
60) Frodl T ....... Brooks SJ ...... et. al. (2017).  Childhood adversity impacts on brain subcortical structures relevant to depression.  Journal of psychiatric research 86, 58-65
59) King M, Rauch LH, Brooks SJ, Stein DJ, Lutz K (2017). Methylphenidate Enhances Grip Force and Alters Brain Connectivity.  Medicine and science in sports and exercise
58) Olivo G, Wiemerslage L, Swenne I, Zhukowsky C, Salonen-Ros H, Larsson EM, Gaudio S1, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB (2017). Limbic-thalamo-cortical projections and reward-related circuitry integrity affects eating behavior: A longitudinal DTI study in adolescents with restrictive eating disorders.  PloS one 12 (3), e0172129
57) Gaudio S, Wiemerslage L, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB (2016). A systematic review of resting-state functional-MRI studies in anorexia nervosa: evidence for functional connectivity impairment in cognitive control and visuospatial and body-signal integration. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews 71, 578-589
56) Brooks SJ, Burch KH, Maiorana SA, Cocolas E, Schioth HB, Nilsson EK, Kamaloodien K, Stein DJ (2016).  Psychological intervention with working memory training increases basal ganglia volume: A VBM study of inpatient treatment for methamphetamine use.  NeuroImage: Clinical 12, 478-491
55) Solstrand Dahlberg L, Wiemerslage L, Swenne I, Larsen A, Stark J, Rask-Andersen M, Salonen-Ros H, Larsson EM, Schiöth HB, Brooks SJ (2016). Adolescents newly diagnosed with eating disorders have structural differences in brain regions linked with eating disorder symptoms.  Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 1-9
54) Guadalupe T .......Brooks al (2016). Human subcortical brain asymmetries in 15,847 people worldwide reveal effects of age and sex.  Brain imaging and behavior, 1-18
53) Mackey S ....... Brooks SJ ..... et al. (2016).  Genetic imaging consortium for addiction medicine: From neuroimaging to genes.  Prog Brain Res. 2016;224:203-23
52) Wiemerslage L, Nilsson EK, Solstrand Dahlberg L, Ence-Eriksson F, Castillo S, Larsen AL, Bylund SB, Hogenkamp PS, Olivo G, Bandstein M, Titova OE, Larsson EM, Benedict C, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB. (2016) An obesity-associated risk allele within the FTO gene affects human brain activity for areas important for emotion, impulse control and reward in response to food images. Eur J Neurosci 43(9):1173-80
51) SJ Heany, J van Honk, DJ Stein, SJ Brooks (2016). A quantitative and qualitative review of the effects of testosterone on the function and structure of the human social-emotional brain.  Metabolic brain disease 31 (1), 157-167
50) Brooks SJ (2016). A debate on working memory and cognitive control: can we learn about the treatment of substance use disorders from the neural correlates of anorexia nervosa? BMC Psychiatry 16 (1), 10
49) Olivo G, Wiemerslage L, Nilsson EK, Solstrand Dahlberg L, Larsen AL, Olaya Búcaro M, Gustafsson VP, Titova OE, Bandstein M, Larsson EM, Benedict C, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB (2016).  Resting-State Brain and the FTO Obesity Risk Allele: Default Mode, Sensorimotor, and Salience Network Connectivity Underlying Different Somatosensory Integration and Reward Processing between Genotypes. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 10:52
48) SJ Brooks, V Naidoo, A Roos, JP Fouché, C Lochner, DJ Stein (2016) Early-life adversity and orbitofrontal and cerebellar volumes in adults with obsessive–compulsive disorder: voxel-based morphometry study. The British Journal of Psychiatry 208 (1), 34-41
47) Dalvie SDJ, Brooks SJ, Cardenas V, Fein G, Ramesar R (2016). Genetic variation within GRIN2B in adolescents with alcohol use disorder may be associated with larger left posterior cingulate cortex volume. Acta Neuropsychiatrica 8, 1-7



46) Brooks SJ, Stein DJ (2015) A systematic review of the neural bases of psychotherapy for anxiety and related disorders. Dialogues in Clinical Neurosciences
45) Heany S, van Honk J, Stein DJ Brooks SJ (2015).  A quantitative and qualitative review of the effects of testosterone on the function and structure of the human social-emotional brain.  Metabolism and brain disorders.
44) Y Hausswolff‐Juhlin, SJ Brooks, M Larsson (2015). The neurobiology of eating disorders—a clinical perspective. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica 131 (4), 244-255



43) Brooks SJ, Stein DJ (2014).  Unconscious influences on decision-making: neuroimaging and neuroevolutionary perspectives: Comment on Newell and Shanks.  Behavioural and Brain Sciences.


42) Brooks S.J., Nilsson E.K, ,Jacobsson J.A, Stein D.J., Fredriksson R, Lind L, Schiöth H.B (2014). BDNF polymorphisms are linked to poorer working memory performance, reduced cerebellar and hippocampal volume and differences in prefrontal cortex in a Swedish elderly population. PLoS One.


41) Brooks, SJ, Dalvie S, Cuzen NL, Cardenas, VA, Fein G, Stein DJ (2014).  Childhood adversity is linked to differential brain volumes in adolescents with alcohol use disorder: a voxel-based morphometry study. SI Neuroscience in Africa.  Metabolic Brain Disease.


40) Uher R, Brooks, SJ, Batholdy S, Tchanturia K, Campbell IC (2014). Increasing cognitive load reduces interference from masked appetitive and aversive but not neutral stimuli. PLoS One.


39) Suda M, Brooks SJ (Equal Contribution), Giampietro V, Uher R, Mataix-Cols D, Brammer MJ, Williams SC, Treasure J, Campbell IC (2014). Provocation of Symmetry/Ordering Symptoms in Anorexia nervosa: A Functional Neuroimaging Study. PLoS One 9(5):e97998 


38) King, M, Rauch GH, Stein DJ, Brooks SJ (2014).  Getting a handle on handgrip: an ALE meta-analysis describing the similarities and differences between power, precision, dynamic and static handgrip. NeuroImage, in press




37) Gaudino S, Brooks, SJ, Riva, G (2014). Multisensory impairment of body perception in anorexia nervosa: a systematic review of neuropsychological studies. PLoS One


36) Brooks SJ, Dahlberg LS, Swenne I, Aronsson M, Zarei S, Lundberg L, Jacobsson JA, Rask-Anderssen M,  Salonen-Ros H, Rosling A, Larsson EM, Schioth HB (2014). Obsessive-compulsivity and working memory are associated with differential prefrontal and insular cortex activation in adolescents with early signs of an eating disorder. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging


35) Meneguzzo P, Tsakiris, M, Schiöth HB, Stein DJ,Brooks SJ (2014 - in press) Subliminal versus supraliminal  stimuli activate distinct neural activations in anterior cingulate, insular cortex and fusiform gyrus.  BMC Psychology


34) Dalvie S,  Cuzen NL, Ramesar R, Stein, DJ, Fein G Brooks, SJ, (2014).  The effect of the BDNF p.Val66Met polymorphism on differential brain volumes, early life adversity and alcohol abuse in adolescents.  BMC Psychiatry 14(1):328. [Epub ahead of print]





33) Titova OE, Ax E, Brooks SJ, Sjögren P, Cederholm T, Kilander L, Kullberg J, Larsson EM, Johansson L, Ahlström H, Lind L, Schiöth HB, Benedict C (2013). Mediterranean diet habits in older individuals: Associations with cognitive functioning and brain volumes. Exp. Gerontol(Epub ahead of print).


32) Titova OE, Sjögren P, Brooks SJ, Kullberg J, Ax E, Kilander L, Riserus U, Cederholm T, Larsson EM, Johansson L, Ahlström H, Lind L, Schiöth HB, Benedict C. Dietary intake of eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acids is linked to gray matter volume and cognitive function in elderly. Age. 35(4):1495-505.


31) Nordenskjöld R, Malmberg F, Larsson EM, Simmons A,Brooks SJ, Lind L, Ahlström H, Johansson L, Kullberg J (2013). Intracranial volume estimated with commonly used methods could introduce bias in morphological studies. NeuroImage.


30) Suda M*, Brooks SJ*,(*equal contribution) Giampietro V, Friederich HC, Uher R, Brammer MJ, Williams SCR, Campbell IC, Treasure J (2013). Functional

neuroanatomy of body checking in people with anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord.


29) Hogenkamp PS, Cedernaes J, Chapman CD, Vogel H, Hjorth OC, Zarei S, Lundberg LS, Brooks SJ, Dickson SL, Benedict C, Schiöth HB (2013). Calorie anticipation alters food intake after low-calorie not high-calorie preloads. Obesity.


28) Titova O, Hjörth O, Schiöth HB, Brooks SJ (2013). Anorexia nervosa is linked to reduced brain structure in reward and somatosensory regions: a meta-analysis of VBM studies. BMC Psychiatry.


27) Brooks SJ, Cedernaes J,Schiöth HB (2013). Increased prefrontal and parahippocampal activation with reduced dorsolateral prefrontal and insular cortex activation to food images in obesity: a meta-analysis of fMRI studies. PLoS One.


26) Brooks SJ*, Benedict C*,(*equal contribution) Burgos J, Kempton M, Kullberg J, Nordenskjöld R, Kilander L, Nylander R, Larsson EM, Johansson L, Ahlström H, Lind L, Schiöth HB. (2013) Late-life obesity is linked to working memory deficit and smaller left frontal gray matter volume. International Journal of Obesity.


25) Benedict C, Brooks SJ, Kullberg J, Nordenskjöld R, Burgos J, Le Grevés M, Kilander L, Larsson EM, Johansson L, Ahlström H, Lind L, Schiöth HB (2013). Association between physical activity and brain health in older adults. Neurobiology of Aging.


24) Hattingh CJ, Ipser J, Tromp S, Syal S, Lochner C, Brooks SJ, Stein DJ (2013) Increrased limbic response during emotion recognition in social anxiety disorder: an activation likelihood estimation of fMRI studies. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience



23) Brooks SJ, Rask-Andersen M, Benedict C, Schiöth HB (2012). A debate on current eating disorder diagnoses in light of neurobiological findings: is it time for a spectrum model? BMC Psychiatry


22) Chapman, C, Benedict C, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB (2012). Lifestyle determinants in the drive to eat: a meta-analysis. AJCN.


21) Schiöth HB, Brooks SJ, Benedict C (2012): Healthcare systems never sleep: are medical residents today the patients of tomorrow? Sleep Medicine


20) Brooks SJ, O'Daly O, Friederich HC, Uher R, Giampietro V, Brammer M, Williams SCR, Schiöth HB, Treasure J, Campbell IC. Thinking about eating food activates visual cortex with reduced cerebellum activation in women with anorexia nervosa (2012) PLoS One


19) Brooks SJ, Barker G, O’Daly O, Brammer M, Williams, S, Benedict C, Schiöth HB, Treasure J, Campbell IC (2012) Restraint of appetite and reduced regional brain volumes in anorexia nervosa: a voxel-based morphometric study. BMC Psychiatry


18) Brooks SJ, O'Daly O, Uher R, Schiöth HB, Treasure J, Campbell IC (2012). Subliminal food images compromise superior working memory performance in women with restricting anorexia nervosa, Consciousness & Cognition, Epub ahead of print


17) Brooks SJ, Savov V, Allsén E, Benedict C, Fredriksson R, Schiöth HB (2012). Exposure to subliminal arousing stimuli induces robust activation in the amygdala, anterior cingulate and insular cortex. A systematic meta-analysis of fMRI studies. NeuroImage


16) Benedict C*, Brooks SJ* (equal contribution), Kullberg J, Burgeos J, Johansson L, Ahlström H, Larsson EM, Schiöth HB, Lind L. (2012) The role of HOMA-IR for cognition and brain morphometry in elderly men and women: a VBM study. Diabetes Care


15) Benedict C*, Brooks SJ* (*equal contribution), Almèn MS, O'Daly O, Gignell M, Broman JE, Schultes B, Hallschmid M, Fredriksson R, Berger K, Ahlström H, Larsson EM, Schiöth HB (2012). Acute sleep deprivation increases the reward response to images of high-calorie foods in healthy young men: an fMRI study. JCEM


14) Schioth HB, Craft S, Brooks, SJ, Frey II, WH, Benedict C (2012). Brain Insulin Signaling and Alzheimer's Disease: Current Evidence and Future Directions. Molecular Neurobiology, 46(1): 4–10


13) Benedict C, Shostak A, Lange T, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB, Schultes B, Born J, Oster H, Hallschmid M. (2012). Diurnal rhythm of circulating nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase (Nampt/visfatin/PBEF): impact of sleep loss and relation to glucose metabolism. J Clin Endocrinol Metab;97(2):E218-22.


12) HB Schiöth, S Craft, SJ Brooks, WH Frey II, C Benedict (2012). Brain insulin signaling and Alzheimer's disease: current evidence and future directions. Molecular neurobiology 46 (1), 4-10

11) Benedict C, Shostak A, Lange T, Brooks SJ, Schiöth HB, Schultes B, Born J, Oster H, Hallschmid M. (2012). Diurnal rhythm of circulating nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase (Nampt/visfatin/PBEF): impact of sleep loss and relation to glucose metabolism. J Clin Endocrinol Metab;97(2):E218-22.

10) Titova OE, Ayvazova EA, Bichkaeva FA, Brooks SJ, Chumakova GN, Schiöth HB, Benedict C (2012). The influence of active and passive smoking during pregnancy on umbilical cord blood levels of vitamins A and E and neonatal anthropometric indices. Br J Nutr. 2012 Oct 28;108(8):1341-5. 

9) HB Schiöth, WH Frey, SJ Brooks, C Benedict (2012). Insulin to treat Alzheimer’s disease: just follow your nose? Expert review of clinical pharmacology 5 (1), 17-20



2011 and previous
8) Benedict C, Jacobsson JA, Rönnemaa E, Sällman-Almén M, Brooks SJ, Schultes B, Fredriksson R, Lannfelt L, Kilander L, Schiöth HB. (2011). The fat mass and obesity gene is linked to reduced verbal fluency in overweight and obese elderly men. Neurobiol Aging. 2011 Jun;32(6):1159.e1-5. 
7) Jacobsson JA, Almén MS, Benedict C, Hedberg LA, Michaëlsson K, Brooks SJ, Kullberg J, Axelsson T, Johansson L, Ahlström H, Fredriksson R, Lind L, Schiöth HB (2011). Detailed analysis of variants in FTO in association with body composition in a cohort of 70-year-olds suggests a weakened effect among elderly. PLoS One;6(5):e20158.


6) Brooks, SJ, Prince A, Stahl D, Campbell I C & Treasure J (2011) A systematic review and meta-analysis of cognitive bias to food stimuli in people with disordered eating behaviour: Clinical Psychology Review (IF. 4.901)


5) Brooks SJ, O'Daly O, Uher R, Friederich HC, Giampietro V, Brammer M, Williams SC, Schiöth HB (2011) Differential neural responses to food images in women with bulimia versus anorexia nervosa. PLoS One 


4) Friederich, HC, Brooks, SJ, Uher, R, Campbell, IC, Giampietro V, Brammer, M, Williams, S, Herzog W, Treasure, J (2010) Neural correlates of body (dis)satisfaction in anorexia nervosa: Neuropsychologia (IF. 4.345)


3) Prince, A, Brooks, SJ, Stahl, D & Treasure J (2009). A systematic review and meta-analysis of the baseline concentrations and physiological responses of gut hormones to food in the eating disorders. Am J Clin Nutr 89(3):755-65 (IF. 6.7)


2) Dickson, H, Brooks, SJ, Uher, R, Tchanturia, K, Treasure, J & Campbell, IC (2008). The inability to ignore: distractibility in women with restricting anorexia nervosa. Psychol. Med, 1-8 (IF. 4.718)


1) Friederich HC, Uher R, Brooks SJ, Giampietro V, Brammer M, Williams SCR, Herzog W, Treasure J, Campbell IC (2007).  "I'm not as slim as that girl": neural bases of body shape self-comparison to media images. Neuroimage, 37(2): 674-81




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