Lars Michels received the M.Sc. degree in Biology from the University of Bochum, North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), Germany in 2002, and the PhD degree in psychology in 2006 from the University of Münster, NRW, Germany. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Zurich from 2006 to 2010. Since 2010, he is a senior scientist (Oberassistent) at the Institute of Neuroradiology of the University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland. He uses the state-of-the-art, multimodal brain imaging techniques including fMRI, EEG, spectroscopy, and ASL-MRI to study human brain development, and neurological disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, attention deficit disorder, migraine, and stroke.
JTEHM, Articles, Published ArticlesDesign and Application of a New Automated Fluidic Visceral Stimulation Device for Human fMRI Studies of Interoception
Mapping the brain centers that mediate the sensory-perceptual processing of visceral afferent signals arising from the body (i.e., interoception) is useful both for characterizing normal brain activity and for understanding clinical disorders related to abnormal processing of visceral sensation such... Read more
Posted on 1 APR 2016