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Johanna Haß

Research Statement

Schizophrenia
Genetics and epigenetics
Brain-based intermediate phenotypes

Scientific Education

2010 – 2014
PhD, TU Dresden 

2005 – 2010
Dipl.-Biomath., EMAU Greifswald

Selected Publications

Schneider CE, White T, Hass J, Geisler D, Wallace SR, Roessner V, Holt DJ, Calhoun VD, Gollub RL, Ehrlich S. Smoking status as a potential confounder in the study of brain structure in schizophrenia. J Psychiatr Res 2014 Mar;50:84-91. 

Walton E, Geisler D, Lee PH, Hass J, Turner JA, Liu J, Sponheim SR, White T, Wassink TH, Roessner V, Gollub RL, Calhoun VD, Ehrlich S. Prefrontal Inefficiency Is Associated With Polygenic Risk for Schizophrenia. Schizophr Bull. 2013 Dec 10. [Epub ahead of print] 

Walton E, Geisler D, Hass J, Liu J, Turner J, Yendiki A, Smolka MN, Ho BC, Manoach DS, Gollub RS, Roessner V, Calhoun VD, Ehrlich S. The impact of genome-wide supported schizophrenia risk variants in the neurogranin gene on brain structure and function. PLoS One. 2013 Oct 2;8(10):e76815. 

Hass J, Walton E, Kirsten H, Liu J, Priebe L, Wolf C, Karbalai N, Gollub RL, White T, Roessner V, Mueller KU, Paus T, Smolka MN, Schumann G, Scholz M, Cichon S, Calhoun VD, Ehrlich. A genome-wide association study suggests novel loci associated with a schizophrenia-related brain-based phenotype. PLoS One. 2013 Jun 21;8(6):e64872. Print 2013.

Brauns S, Gollub RL, Walton E, Hass J, Smolka MN, White T, Wassink TH, Calhoun VD, Ehrlich S. Genetic variation in GAD1 is associated with cortical thickness in the parahippocampal gyrus. J Psychiatr Res. 2013 Jul;47(7):872-9.

Hass J, Walton E, Kirsten H, Turner J, Wolthusen R, Roessner V, Sponheim SR, Holt D, Gollub R, Calhoun VD, Ehrlich S. Complexin2 modulates working memory-related neural activity in patients with schizophrenia. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2014 Oct 9. [Epub ahead of print]

Hass J, Walton E, Wright C, Beyer A, Scholz M, Turner J, Liu J, Smolka MN, Roessner V, Sponheim SR, Gollub RL, Calhoun VD, Ehrlich S. Associations between DNA methylation and schizophrenia-related intermediate phenotypes - a gene set enrichment analysis. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry [in press]

Contact Information

E-Mail: johanna.hass(at)gmail.com