• Beck J, Cordi MJ, Rasch B (2021). Hypnotic Suggestions Increase Slow-Wave Parameters but Decrease Slow-Wave Spindle Coupling. Natur and Science of Sleep. 2021 Aug;13. doi: 10.2147/NSS.S316997

  • Beck J, Loretz E, Rasch B (2021). Exposure to relaxing words during sleep promotes slow-wave sleep and subjective sleep quality. Sleep. 2021 Jun 11:zsab148. doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsab148. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34115139

  • Combertaldi SL, Ort A, Cordi M, Fahr A, Rasch B. Pre-sleep social media use does not strongly disturb sleep: a sleep laboratory study in healthy young participants. Sleep Med. 2021 Sep 20;87:191-202. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2021.09.009. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34627122.

  • Cordi MJ, Rasch B (2021). No evidence for intra-individual correlations between sleep-mediated declarative memory consolidation and slow-wave sleep. Sleep. 2021 Feb 16:zsab034. doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsab034. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33590257
  • Cordi MJ., Rasch B. (2021). Systematic decrease of slow-wave sleep after a guided imagery designed to deepen sleep in low hypnotizable subjects. J Sleep Res. 2021 Jun; 30(3):e13168. doi: 10.1111/jsr.13168 Epub 2020 Aug 17. PMID: 32805770; PMCID: PMC8244109.

  • Dimanico MM, Klaassen AL, Wang J, Kaeser M, Harvey M, Rasch B, Rainer G (2021). Aspects of tree shrew consolidated sleep structure resemble human sleep. Commun Biol. 2021 Jun 11;4(1):722. doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-02234-7. PMID: 34117351
  • Gvozdanovic G., Seifritz E., Stämpfli P., Canna A., Rasch B., Esposito F. (2021). Experimental trauma rapidly modifies functional connectivity. Brain Imaging Behavior. 2021 Aug; 15(4):2017-2030. doi: 10.1007/s11682-020-00396-2 Epub 2020 Sep 28. PMID: 32989650; PMCID: PMC8413225.

  • Hülsemann MJ, Rasch B (2021). Embodiment of sleep-related words: Evidence from event-related potentials. Psychophysiology. 2021 Aug;58(8):e13824. doi: 10.1111/psyp.13824 . Epub 2021 May 4. PMID: 33942324


  • Combertaldi SL., Rasch B. (2020). Healthy Sleepers Can Worsen Their Sleep by Wanting to Do so: The Effects of Intention on Objective and Subjective Sleep Parameters. Nat Sci Sleep. 2020 Nov 11; 12:981-997. doi: 10.2147/NSS.S270376

  • Cordi MJ., Rasch B. (2020). How robust are sleep-mediated memory benefits? Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2020; 67:1-7. Online ahead of print. doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2020.06.002

  • Cordi MJ., Rossier L & Rasch B. (2020). Hypnotic Suggestions Given Before Nighttime Sleep Extend Slow-wave Sleep as Compared to a Control Text in Highly Hypnotizable Subjects. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 68:1, 105-129. doi: 10.1080/00207144.2020.1687260
  • Erlacher D., Schmid D., Schuler S., Rasch B. (2020).Inducing lucid dreams by olfactory-cued reactivation of reality testing during early-morning sleep: A proof of concept. Conscious Cogn. 2020 Jun 19;83:102975. doi: 10.1016/j.concog.2020.102975. PMID: 32570154
  • Muehlroth BE., Rasch B., Werkle-Bergner M. (2020). Episodic memory consolidation during sleep in healthy aging. Sleep Med Rev. 2020 Mar 16;52:101304. doi: 10.1016/J.SMRV.2020.101304. PMID: 32278267
  • Muehlroth BE., Sander MC., Fandakova Y., Grandy TH., Rasch B., Lee Shing Y., Werkle-Bergner M. (2020). Memory quality modulates the effect of aging on memory consolidation during sleep: Reduced maintenance but intact gain. Neuroimage. 2020 Apr 1; 209:116490. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.116490
  • Rasch B. (2020). Sleep and Plasticity: Do We Consolidate Memories Separately in Each Hemisphere? Curr Biol. 2020 Apr 20;30(8):R349-R351. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2020.02.079. PMID: 32315633
  • Schmidt B., Hoffmann E., Rasch B. (in press). Feel safe and money is less important! Hypnotic suggestions of safety decrease brain responses to monetary rewards in a risk game. Cerebral Cortex Communications. tgaa050
  • Wilhelm I., Schreiner T., Beck J., Rasch B. (2020). No effect of targeted memory reactivation during sleep on retention of vocabulary in adolescents. Sci Rep. 2020 Mar 6;10(1):4255. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-61183-z. PMID: 32144326