• Getzmann, S., Golka, K., Bröde, P., Reinders, J., Kadhum, T., Hengstler, J.G., Wascher, E., Gajewski, P.D. (2024). Chronic Toxoplasma gondii infection modulates hearing ability across the adult life span. Life 14(2), 194.


  • Bröde, P., Claus, M., Gajewski, P.D., Getzmann, S., Wascher, E., Watzl, C. (2023). From immunosenescence to aging types – establishing reference intervals for immune age biomarkers by centile estimation. Int J Mol Sci 24 (17), 13186.
  • Kleinert, T., Nash, K., Koenig, T. Wascher, E. (2023). Normative Intercorrelations Between EEG Microstate Characteristics. Brain Topogr.
  • Kleinert, T., Koenig, T., Nash, K. Wascher, E. (2023). On the Reliability of the EEG Microstate Approach. Brain Topogr.
  • Gajewski, P.D., Golka, K., Hengstler, J.G., Kadhum, T., Digutsch, J., Genç, E., Wascher, E., Getzmann, S. (2023) Does physical fitness affect cognitive functions differently across adulthood? An advantage of being older. Front Psychol 14, 1134770.
  • Akan, O., Bierbrauer, A., Kunz, L., Gajewski, P.D., Getzmann, S., Hengstler, J.G., Wascher, E., Axmacher, N., Wolf, O.T. (2023). Chronic stress is associated with specific path integration deficits. Behav Brain Res 442, 114305.
  • Gajewski, P.D., Rieker, J.A., Athanassiou, G., Bröde, P., Claus, M., Golka, K., Hengstler, J.G., Kleinsorge, T., Nitsche, M.A., Reinders, J., Tisch, A., Watzl, C., Wascher, E., Getzmann, S. (2023). A systematic analysis of biological, sociodemographic, psychosocial, and lifestyle factors contributing to the work ability across the working lifespan: a cross-sectional study. JMIR Format Res, 7, e40818.
  • Getzmann, S., Schneider, D., Wascher, E. (2023). Selective spatial attention in lateralized multi-talker speech perception: EEG correlates and the role of age. Neurobiol Aging 126, 1-13.
  • Mundorf, A., Getzmann, S., Gajewski, P.D., Larra, M., Wascher, E., Ocklenburg, S. (2023). Stress exposure, hand preference and hand skill: A deep phenotyping approach. Laterality
  • Rieker, J.A., Gajewski, P.D., Golka, K. Hengstler, J.G., Wascher, E., Reales, J.M., Ballesteros, S., Getzmann, S. (2023). Impact of physical fitness, social life, and cognitive functioning on work ability in middle-aged and older adults. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 96, 507–520.


  • Bröde, P., Claus, M., Gajewski, P.D., Getzmann, S., Golka, K., Hengstler, J.G., Wascher, E., Watzl., C. (2022). Role of immunosenescence in cross sectional associations between age and cardiorespiratory fitness. Biology 11, 1576.
  • Gajewski, P.D., Getzmann, S., Bröde, P., Burke, M., Cadenas, C., Capellino, S., Claus, M., Genç, E., Golka, K., Hengstler, J.G., Kleinsorge, T., Marchan, R., Nitsche, M., Reinders, J., van Thriel, C., Watzl, C., Wascher, E. (2022). Impact of biological and lifestyle factors on cognitive aging and work ability in the Dortmund Vital Study: Protocol of an interdisciplinary, cross-sectional and longitudinal study. JMIR Res Protoc 11(3), e32352.
  • Getzmann, S., Arnau, S. Gajewski, P.D., Wascher, E. (2022). When long appears short: Effects of auditory distraction on event-related potential correlates of time perception. Eur J Neurosci 55, 121-137.
  • Metzen, D., Genç, E., Getzmann, S., Larra, M.F., Wascher, E., Ocklenburg, S. (2022). Frontal and parietal EEG alpha asymmetry: a large-scale investigation of short-term reliability on distinct EEG systems. Brain Struct Funct 227, 725-740.
  • Wascher, E., Sharifian, F., Gutberlet, M., Schneider, D., Getzmann, S., Arnau, S. (2022). Mental chronometry in big noisy data. PLoS One 17(6), e0268916.


  • Getzmann, S. Digutsch, J. Kleinsorge, T. (2021). COVID-19 pandemic and personality: agreeable people are more stressed by the feeling of missing. Int J Environ Res Public Health 18(20), 10759.
  • Sharifian, F., Schneider, D., Arnau, S., Wascher, E. (2021). Decoding of cognitive processes involved in the continuous performance task. Int J Psychophysiol 167, 57-68.
  • Thönes, S., Wascher, E. Gajewski, P.D., Getzmann, S. (2021). Time hurries on but does not fly in older age – no effect of depressive symptoms. Timing Time Percept 9(3), 241–256.


  • Bierbrauer, A., Kunz, L., Gomes, C.A., Luhmann, M. Deuker, L., Getzmann, S. Wascher, E., Gajewski, P.D., Hengstler, J.G., Fernandez-Alvarez, M. Atienz, M. Cammisuli, D.M., Bonatti, F., Pruneti, C., Percesepe, A., Bellaali, Y., Hanseeuw, B., Strange, B.A., Cantero, J.L., Axmacher, N. (2020). Unmasking selective path integration deficits in Alzheimer’s disease risk carriers. Sci Adv 6(35), eaba1394.


  • Gajewski, P. D.; Hanisch, E.; Falkenstein, M.; Thönes, S.; Wascher, E. (2018). What does the n-back task measure as we get older? Relations between working-memory measures and other cognitive functions across the lifespan. Front Psychol 9, 2208.