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Rene Seiger
Mag. Rene Seiger, MSc

Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Position: Research Assistant

T +43 1 40400 27370

Further Information


Biological Psychiatry; Diffusion Tensor Imaging; Functional Neuroimaging; Multimodal Imaging; Ultrahigh field MRI

Research group(s)

  • NEUROIMAGING LABs (NIL) - PET & MRI & EEG & Chemical Lab

Research interests

Multimodal neuroimaging in the healthy and diseased human brain. Biological underpinnings of psychiatric disorders. Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), Structural MRI, Diffusion weighted imaging (DWI/DTI), Electroencephalography (EEG)

Selected publications

  1. Seiger, R. et al., 2015. Voxel-based morphometry at ultra-high fields. A comparison of 7T and 3T MRI data. NeuroImage, 113, pp.207-216. Available at:
  2. Ganger, S. et al., 2015. Comparison of continuously acquired resting state and extracted analogues from active tasks. Hum. Brain Mapp., 36(10), pp.4053-4063. Available at:
  3. Kranz, G.S. et al., 2014. White Matter Microstructure in Transsexuals and Controls Investigated by Diffusion Tensor Imaging. Journal of Neuroscience, 34(46), pp.15466-15475. Available at:
  4. Hahn, A. et al., 2014. Structural Connectivity Networks of Transgender People. Cerebral Cortex, 25(10), pp.3527-3534. Available at: