About the Authors

Annette Horstmann

horstmann@cbs.mpg.de

Affiliations Max-Planck-Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany, IFB Adiposity Diseases, University of Leipzig, Germany

Peter Kovacs

Affiliations IFB Adiposity Diseases, University of Leipzig, Germany, Interdisciplinary Center of Clinical Research, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

Stefan Kabisch

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Germany

Yvonne Boettcher

Affiliation IFB Adiposity Diseases, University of Leipzig, Germany

Haiko Schloegl

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Germany

Anke Tönjes

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Germany

Michael Stumvoll

Affiliations IFB Adiposity Diseases, University of Leipzig, Germany, Department of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Germany

Burkhard Pleger

Contributed equally to this work with: Burkhard Pleger, Arno Villringer

Affiliations Max-Planck-Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany, IFB Adiposity Diseases, University of Leipzig, Germany, Day Clinic of Cognitive Neurology, University of Leipzig, Germany

Arno Villringer

Contributed equally to this work with: Burkhard Pleger, Arno Villringer

Affiliations Max-Planck-Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany, IFB Adiposity Diseases, University of Leipzig, Germany, Day Clinic of Cognitive Neurology, University of Leipzig, Germany, Mind and Brain Institute, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Humboldt-University, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AH PK SK HS YB AT MS BP AV. Performed the experiments: AH SK HS. Analyzed the data: AH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PK YB AT. Wrote the paper: AH. Edited and revised the manuscript: PK SK HS YB AT BP MS AV.