Christian Ruff

Selected key publications

Grueschow, M., Polania, R., Hare, T. A., Ruff, C. C.
Automatic versus choice-dependent value representations in the human brain.
Neuron, 2015, 85, 874-885. 10.1016/j.neuron.2014.12.054

Polanía, R., Moisa, M., Opitz, A., Grueschow, M., Ruff, C. C.
The precision of value-based choices depends causally on fronto-parietal phase coupling.
Nature Communications, 2015, 6:8090. 10.1038/ncomms9090

Polanía, R., Krajbich, I., Grueschow, M., Ruff, C. C.
Neural oscillations and synchronization differentially support evidence accumulation in perceptual and value-based decision making.
Neuron, 2014, 82, 709-720. 10.1016/j.neuron.2014.03.014

Ruff, C. C., Fehr, E.
The neurobiology of rewards and values in social decision making.
Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 2014, 15, 549-562. 10.1038/nrn3776

Ruff, C. C., Ugazio, G., Fehr, E.
Changing social norm compliance with noninvasive brain stimulation.
Science, 2013, 342(6157), 482-484. doi:10.1126/science.1241399

Silani, G., Lamm, C., Ruff, C.C., Singer, T.
Right supramarginal gyrus is crucial to overcome emotional egocentricity bias in social judgments.
Journal of Neuroscience, 2013, 33, 15466-15476. 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1488-13.2013

Morishima, Y., Schunk, D., Bruhin, A., Ruff, C. C., Fehr, E.
Linking brain structure and activation in the temporo parietal junction to explain the neurobiology of human altruism.
Neuron, 2012, 75, 73-79. 10.1016/j.neuron.2012.05.021

Driver, J., Blankenburg, F., Bestmann, S., Vanduffel, W., Ruff, C. C.
Concurrent brain-stimulation and neuroimaging for studies of cognition.
Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 2009, 13, 319-327. 10.1016/j.tics.2009.04.007

Ruff, C. C., Blankenburg, F., Bjoertomt, O., Bestmann, S., Freeman, E., Haynes, J.-D., Rees, G., Josephs, O., Deichmann, R., Driver, J.
Concurrent TMS-fMRI and psychophysics reveal frontal influences on human retinotopic visual cortex.
Current Biology, 2006, 16, 1479-1488. 10.1016/j.cub.2006.06.057