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Dieleman, J., Kleinjan, M., Otten, R., van Schie, H.T., Heuvelmans, V., Luijten, M. (in press) Effects of environmental tobacco smoke exposure on brain functioning in never-smoking adolescents. Brain and Behavior. PDF

Groefsema, M. M., Mies, G. W., Cousijn, J., Engels, R. C., Sescousseˆ, G., & Luijtenˆ, M. (2019). Brain responses and approach bias to social alcohol cues and their association with drinking in a social setting in young adult males. European Journal of Neuroscience, 51 (6), 1491-1503. ^shared last authorship PDF

Luijten, M., Gillan, C.M., de Wit, S., Franken, I.H.A., Robbins, T.W., Ersche, K.D. (2020). Goal-Directed and Habitual Control in Smokers, Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 22 (2), 188-195. PDF

Groefsema, M. M., Engels, R. C., Voon, V., Schellekens, A. F., Luijtenˆ, M., & Sescousseˆ, G. (2020). Brain responses to anticipating and receiving beer: Comparing light, at‐risk, and dependent alcohol users. Addiction biology, 25 (3), e12766. ^shared last authorship PDF


Scholten, H., Luijten, M., & Granic, I. (2019). A randomized controlled trial to test the effectiveness of a peer-based social mobile game intervention to reduce smoking in youth. Development and psychopathology31(5), 1923-1943. PDF

Chye, Y., Mackey, S., Gutman, B. A., Ching, C. R., Batalla, A., Blaine, S., …, Luijten, M., …, & Foxe, J. J. (2019). Subcortical surface morphometry in substance dependence: An ENIGMA addiction working group study. Addiction biology, e12830. PDF

Liu, Y., van den Wildenberg, W. P., de Graaf, Y., Ames, S. L., Baldacchino, A., Ragnhild, B., …, Luijten, M., …., & Colzato, L. S. (2019). Is (poly-) substance use associated with impaired inhibitory control? A mega-analysis controlling for confounders. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 105, 288-304. PDF

Scholten, H., Scheres, A., de Water, E., Graf, U., Granic, I., & Luijten, M. (2019). Behavioral trainings and manipulations to reduce delay discounting: A systematic review. Psychonomic bulletin & review, 1-47. PDF

Scholten, H., Granic, I., Chen, Z., Veling, H., & Luijten, M. (2019). Do smokers devaluate smoking cues after go/no-go training? Psychology & health, 1-17. PDF

Groefsema, M., Luijten, M., Engels, R., & Kuntsche, E. (2019). Young adults do not catch up missed drinks when starting later at night-An ecological momentary assessment study. Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology, 27 (2), 160. PDF

Mackey, S., Allgaier, N., Chaarani, B., Spechler, P., Orr, C., Bunn, J., … & Brooks, S. & ENIGMA Addiction Working Group (2019). Mega-Analysis of Gray Matter Volume in Substance Dependence: General and Substance-Specific Regional Effects. American Journal of Psychiatry, 176 (2), 119-128PDF


Poppelaars, A., Scholten, H., Granic, I., Veling, H., Johnson-Glenberg, M. C., & Luijten, M. (2018). When winning is losing: A randomized controlled trial testing a video game to train food-specific inhibitory control. Appetite129, 143-154. PDF

Kong, X. Z., Mathias, S. R., Guadalupe, T., Glahn, D. C., Franke, B., Crivello, F., … & ENIGMA Laterality Working Group. (2018). Mapping cortical brain asymmetry in 17,141 healthy individuals worldwide via the ENIGMA Consortium. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences115(22), E5154-E5163. PDF

Cousijn, J., Luijten, M., Feldstein Ewing, S.W. (2018). Adolescent resilience to addiction: a social plasticity hypothesis, The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health, 2(1), 69-78. PDF

Freeman, T. P., Pope, R. A., Wall, M. B., Bisby, J. A., Luijten, M., Hindocha, C., Mokrysz, C., Lawn, W., Moss, A., Bloomfield, M.A.P., Morgan, C.J.A., Nutt, D.J., & Morgan, C. J. (2018). Cannabis dampens the effects of music in brain regions sensitive to reward and emotion. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, 21(1), 21-32. PDF

Akkermans*, S. E., Luijten*, M., van Rooij, D., Frankenˆ, I. H., & Buitelaarˆ, J. K. (2018). Putamen functional connectivity during inhibitory control in smokers and non‐smokers. Addiction biology23(1), 359-368. PDF
* shared first authorship ˆshared last authorship


van de Pavert, I., Sunderland, M., Luijten, M., Slade, T., & Teesson, M. (2017). The general relationship between internalizing psychopathology and chronic physical health conditions: a population-based study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 1-9. PDF

Batalla, A., Homberg. J., Lipina, L., Sescousse, G., Luijten. M., Ivanova, S., Schellekens, A., Loonen, A. (2017). The role of the habenula in the transition from reward to misery in substance use and mood disorders, Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 80, 276-285. PDF

Schellekens, A., Luijten, M., Sescousse, G. (2017). Are there differences in disruptions of reward processing between substance use disorder and gambling disorder? – Reply, JAMA Psychiatry (invited reply letter) PDF

Luijten, M. (2017). Bij verslaving reageert brein anders op beloning: meta-analyse van fMRI-studies, Tijdschrift voor Psychiatrie, 6, 376-376. PDF

Passamonti, L., Luijten, M., Ziauddeen, H., Coyle-Gilchrist, I.T.S., Rittman, T., Brain, 6 S.A.E., Regenthal, S.A.E., Franken, I.H.A., Sahakian, B.J., Bullmore, E.T., Robbins, T.W., Ersche, K.D. (2017). Atomoxetine effects on attentional bias to drug-related cues in cocaine dependent individuals, Psychopharmacology, 1-9. PDF

Luijten, M., Schellekens, A.F., Kühn, S., Machielse, M.W.J., Sescousse, G. (2017). Disruption of reward processing in addiction: An image-based meta-analysis of functional magnetic resonance imaging studies, JAMA Psychiatry, 74(4), 387-398. PDF SM

Franken, I.H.A., Luijten, M., van der Veen, F.M., van Strien, J.W. (2017). Cognitive control in young heavy drinkers: An ERP study, Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 175,
77-83. PDF


Kleinjan, M., Luijten, M. (2016). Factsheet: De relatie tussen roken en de hersenontwikkeling van van jongeren. Utrecht: National Expertisecentrum Tabaksontmoediging & Trimbos Instituut, Nijmegen: Radboud Universitieit. PDF

Groefsema, M., Engels, R., Kuntsche, E., Smit, K., Luijten, M. (2016). Cognitive biases for social alcohol-related pictures and alcohol use in specific social settings: An event-level study, Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 40(9), 2001-2010. PDF

Ersche, K.D., Gillan, C.M., Simon Jones, P., Williams, G.B., Ward, L.H.E., Luijten, M., de Wit, S., Sahakian, B.J., Bullmore, E.T., Robbins, T.W. (2016). Carrots and sticks fail to change behavior in cocaine addiction, Science, 352(6292), 1468-1471. PDF PDF-SM

Luijten, M., Kleinjan, M., Franken, I.H.A. (2016). Event-related potentials reflecting smoking cue-reactivity and cognitive control as predictors of smoking relapse and resumption, Psychopharmacology, 233(15), 2857-2868. PDF

Groefsema, M., Engels, R., Luijten, M. (2016). The role of social stimuli content in neuroimaging studies investigating alcohol cue-reactivity, Addictive Behaviors, 58,
123-128. PDF

Mackey, S., Kan, K-J., Chaarani, B., Alia-Klein, N., Batalla, A., Brooks, S., Cousijn, J., Dagher, A., de Ruiter, M., Desrivieres, S., Feldstein Ewing, S., Goldstein, R.Z., Goudriaan, A.E., Heitzeg, M.M., Hutchison, K., Li, C-S.R., London, E.D., Lorenzetti, V., Luijten, M., Martin-Santos, R., Morales, A.M., Paulus, M.P., Paus, T., Pearlson, G., Schluter, R., Schmaal, L., Schumann, G., Sinha, R., Sjoerds, Z., Stein, D.J., Stein, E.A., Solowij, N., Tapert, S., Uhlmann, A., Veltman, D., van Holst, R., Walter, H., Wright, M.J., Yucel, M., Yurgelun-Todd, D., Hibar, D.P., Jahanshad, N., Thompson, P.M., Glahn, D.C., Garavan, H., Conrod, P. (2016). Genetic imaging consortium for addiction medicine: From neuroimaging to genes. Progress in Brain Research, 224, 203-223. PDF


Smit, K., Groefsema, M., Luijten, M., Engels, R., & Kuntsche, E. (2015). Drinking Motives Moderate the Effect of the Social Environment on Alcohol Use: An Event-Level Study Among Young Adults. Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs, 76(6), 971-980. PDF

Luijten, M., Meerkerk, G.J., Franken, I.H.A., Van de Wetering, B.J., Schoenmakers, T.M. (2015). An fMRI study of cognitive control in problem gamers, Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 231(3), 262-8. PDF

Hamilton, K. R.*, Mitchell, M. R.*, Wing, V. C.*, Balodis, I. M. , Bickel, W., Fillmore, M., Lane, S. D., Lejuez, C. W., Littlefield, A. K., Luijten, M., Mathias, C.W., Mitchell, S.H., Napier, T. C., Reynolds, B., Schütz, C. G., Setlow, B., Sher, K. J., Swann, A. C., Tedford, S. E., White, M.J., Winstanley, C., Yi, R., Potenza, M.N.^, Moeller, F.G.^. (2015) Choice Impulsivity: Definitions, Measurement Issues, and Clinical Implications, Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 6(2), 182. PDF


Luijten, M., Field, M., Franken, I.H.A. (2014) Pharmacological interventions to modulate attentional bias in addiction, CNS Spectrums, 19(3), 239-46. PDF

Hester , R., Luijten, M. (2014) Neural correlates of attentional bias in addiction, CNS Spectrums, 19(3), 231-8. PDF

Cousijn, J., Luijten, M., Wiers, R.W. (2014) Mechanisms underlying alcohol approach action tendencies: the role of emotional context and drinking motives, Frontiers in Psychiatry, 5(44),1-9. PDF

Luijten, M., Machielsen, M.W.J., Veltman, D.J., Hester, R., de Haan, L., Franken, I.H.A. (2014) A systematic review of ERP and fMRI studies investigating inhibitory control and error processing in substance dependence and behavioral addiction, Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, 39(3),149-69. PDF

Marhe, R., Franken, I.H.A., Luijten, M. (2014) The Clinical Relevance of Neurocognitive Measures in Addiction, Frontiers in Psychiatry, 4(185), 1-7. PDF


Luijten, M., O’Connor, D.A., Rossiter, S., Franken, I.H.A., Hester, R. (2013) Effects of reward and punishment on brain activations associated with inhibitory control in cigarette smokers, Addiction, 108(11), 1969-78. PDF

Luijten, M., Veltman, D.J., Hester, R., Smits, M., Nijs, I.M., Pepplinkhuizen, L., Franken, I.H.A. (2013) The role of dopamine in inhibitory control in smokers and non-smokers: a pharmacological fMRI study, European Neuropsychopharmacology, 23(10), 1247–1256. PDF

Jager, G., Block, R.I., Luijten, M., Ramsey, N.F. (2013) Tentative Evidence for Striatal Hyperactivity in Adolescent Cannabis Using Boys: A Cross-Sectional Multicenter fMRI Study, Journal of Psychoactive drugs, 45(2), 156-167. PDF

Marhe, R., Luijten, M., Van de Wetering, B.J.M., Smits, M., Franken, I.H.A. (2013) Individual differences in anterior cingulate activation associated with attentional bias predict cocaine use after treatment, Neuropsychopharmacology, 38(6), 1085-93. PDF


Luijten, M., Veltman, D.J., Hester, R., Smits, M., Pepplinkhuizen, L., Franken, I.H.A. (2012) Brain activation associated with attentional bias in smokers is modulated by a dopamine antagonist, Neuropsychopharmacology, 37(13), 2772-9. PDF

Littel, M., van den Berg, I., Luijten, M., van Rooij, A.J., Keemink, L., Franken, I.H.A. (2012) Error-processing and response inhibition in excessive computer game players: an ERP study, Addiction Biology, 17(5), 934-947. PDF

Luijten, M., Franken, I.H.A. (2012) Verslaving als hersenziekte, Memorad, 17(1), 47-48. PDF

Littel, M., Luijten, M., Franken, I.H.A. (2012) Nicotine-Afhankelijkheid, In I.H.A. Franken, P. Muris, D. Denys (Eds.), Basisboek Pyschopathalogie. Utrecht: de Tijdstroom


Luijten, M., Littel, M. & Franken, I.H.A. (2011) Deficits in inhibitory control in smokers during a Go/NoGo task: An investigation using event-related potentials,PLOS One, 6(4), e18898. PDF

Luijten, M., Van Meel, C.S., Franken, I.H.A. (2011) Diminished error processing in smokers during smoking cue exposure,Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior, 97(3), 514-520. PDF

Luijten, M., Veltman, D.J., Van den Brink, W., Hester, R., Field, M., Smits, M., Franken, I.H.A. (2011) Neurobiological substrate of smoking-related attentional bias, NeuroImage, 54(3), 2374-2381. PDF


Jager, G., Block, R.I., Luijten, M., Ramsey, N.F. (2010) Cannabis Use and Memory Brain Function in Adolescent Boys: A Cross-Sectional Multicenter Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study, Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 49(6), 561-567. PDF