Rait LI, Murty VP, DuBrow S (2023) Contextual familiarity rescues the cost of switching. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 1-11. 

Tanriverdi B, Cowan ET, Metoki A, Jobson KR, Murty VP, Chein J, Olson I (2023) Awake hippocampal-cortical co-reactivaiton is associated with forgetting. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 35(9), 1446-1462. 

Wong, S. A., Lebois, L. A., Ely, T. D., van Rooij, S. J., Bruce, S. E., Murty, V. P., … & Harnett, N. G. (2023). Internal capsule microstructure mediates the relationship between childhood maltreatment and PTSD following adulthood trauma exposure. Molecular Psychiatry, 1-10. [pdf]

Xue, J., Jiang, T., Chen, C., Murty, V. P., Li, Y., Ding, Z., & Zhang, M. (2023). The interactive effect of external rewards and self-determined choice on memory. Psychological Research, 1-10. [pdf]

Ruiz, N. A., DuBrow, S., & Murty, V. P. (2023). Agency as a bridge to form associative memories. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. [pdf]

Horwath, E. A., Rouhani, N., DuBrow, S., & Murty V. P. (2023). Value restructures the organization of free recall. Cognition231, 105315. [pdf]

Shen, X., Houser, T., Smith, D. V., & Murty, V. P. (2023). Machine-learning as a validated tool to characterize individual differences in free recall of naturalistic events. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review30(1), 308-316. [pdf]

Beaudoin, F. L., An, X., Basu, A., Ji, Y., Liu, M., Kessler, R. C., … Murty, V. P. …& McLean, S. A. (2023). Use of serial smartphone-based assessments to characterize diverse neuropsychiatric symptom trajectories in a large trauma survivor cohort. Translational Psychiatry13(1), 4. [pdf]

Stasiak J, Mitchell, Reisman SS, Gregory DF, Murty V. P., Helion C (2023). Physiological arousal guides situational appraisals and metacognitive recall for naturalistic experiences. Neuropsychologia, 108467. [pdf]


Elliott, B. L., D’Ardenne, K., Murty, V. P., Brewer, G. A., & McClure, S. M. (2022). Midbrain–Hippocampus Structural Connectivity Selectively Predicts Motivated Memory Encoding. Journal of Neuroscience42(50), 9426-9434. [pdf]

Short, N. A., van Rooij, S. J., Murty, V. P., Stevens, J. S., An, X., Ji, Y., … & Jovanovic, T. (2022). Anxiety sensitivity as a transdiagnostic risk factor for trajectories of adverse posttraumatic neuropsychiatric sequelae in the AURORA study. Journal of psychiatric research156, 45-54. [pdf]

Mitchell, W. J., Stasiak, J., Martinez, S., Cliver, K., Gregory, D., Reisman, S., … Murty, V. P., … & Helion, C. (2022). Emotion regulation strategy usage in a quasi-naturalistic context. [pdf]

Benear, S. L., Horwath, E. A., Cowan, E., Camacho, M. C., Ngo, C. T., Newcombe, N. S., … & Murty, V. P. (2022). Children show adult-like hippocampal pattern similarity for familiar but not novel events. Brain Research1791, 147991. [pdf]

Rait, L. I., Murty, V. P., & DuBrow, S. (2022). Contextual familiarity rescues the cost of switching. [pdf]

Sarpal, D. K., Tarcijonas, G., Calabro, F. J., Foran, W., Haas, G. L., Luna, B., & Murty, V. P. (2022). Context-specific abnormalities of the central executive network in first-episode psychosis: relationship with cognition. Psychological medicine52(12), 2299-2308. [pdf]

Tanriverdi, B., Gregory, D. F., Olino, T. M., Ely, T. D., Harnett, N. G., van Rooij, S. J., … & Murty, V. P. (2022). Hippocampal Threat Reactivity Interacts with Physiological Arousal to Predict PTSD Symptoms. Journal of Neuroscience42(34), 6593-6604. [pdf]

Harnett, N. G., Finegold, K. E., Lebois, L. A., van Rooij, S. J., Ely, T. D., Murty, V. P., … & Stevens, J. S. (2022). Structural covariance of the ventral visual stream predicts posttraumatic intrusion and nightmare symptoms: a multivariate data fusion analysis. Translational psychiatry12(1), 321. [pdf]

Dunsmoor, J. E., Murty, V. P., Clewett, D., Phelps, E. A., & Davachi, L. (2022). Tag and capture: how salient experiences target and rescue nearby events in memory. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. [pdf]

Joormann, J., McLean, S. A., Beaudoin, F. L., An, X., Stevens, J. S., Zeng, D., … Murty, V. P., … & Kessler, R. C. (2022). Socio-demographic and trauma-related predictors of depression within eight weeks of motor vehicle collision in the AURORA study. Psychological medicine52(10), 1934-1947. [pdf]

Hinojosa, C. A., van Rooij, S. J. H., Harnett, N. G., Lebois, L. A. M., Murty, V. P., Jovanovic, T., & House, S. (2022). Understanding the co-emergence of PTSD and alcohol use: exploring time since trauma and the role of the vmPFC. Age (Years)33, 12-61. [pdf]

Shen, X., Ballard, I. C., Smith, D. V., & Murty, V. P. (2022). Decision uncertainty during hypothesis testing enhances memory accuracy for incidental information. Learning & Memory29(4), 93-99. [pdf]

Creatura, G. M., Ered, A., Murty, V. P., & Ellman, L. M. (2022). The relationship between sleep, dissociation and psychotic‐like experiences. Early Intervention in Psychiatry. [pdf]

Mitchell, W. J., Tepfer, L. J., Henninger, N. M., Perlman, S. B., Murty, V. P., & Helion, C. (2022). Developmental differences in affective representation between prefrontal and subcortical structures. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience17(3), 311-322. [pdf]

O’Shea, I. M., Popal, H. S., Olson, I. R., Murty, V. P., & Smith, D. V. (2022). Distinct alterations in cerebellar connectivity with substantia nigra and ventral tegmental area in Parkinson’s Disease. Scientific Reports12(1), 3289. [pdf]


Ding, Z., Jiang, T., Chen, C., Murty, V. P., Xue, J., & Zhang, M. (2021). The effect of choice on intentional and incidental memory. Learning & Memory28(12), 440-444. [pdf]

Cowan, E. T., Schapiro, A. C., Dunsmoor, J. E., & Murty, V. P. (2021). Memory consolidation as an adaptive process. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 1-15. [pdf]

Stevens, J. S., Harnett, N. G., Lebois, L. A., Van Rooij, S. J., Ely, T. D., Roeckner, A., … Murty, V. P., … & Ressler, K. J. (2021). Brain-based biotypes of psychiatric vulnerability in the acute aftermath of trauma. American journal of psychiatry178(11), 1037-1049. [pdf]

Ziobrowski, H. N., Kennedy, C. J., Ustun, B., House, S. L., Beaudoin, F. L., An, X., … Murty, V. P., … & AURORA Consortium. (2021). Development and validation of a model to predict posttraumatic stress disorder and major depression after a motor vehicle collision. JAMA psychiatry78(11), 1228-1237. [pdf]

Seligowski, A. V., Steuber, E. R., Hinrichs, R., Reda, M. H., Wiltshire, C. N., Wanna, C. P., … Murty, V. P., … & Jovanovic, T. (2021). A prospective examination of sex differences in posttraumatic autonomic functioning. Neurobiology of stress15, 100384. [pdf]

Korenic, S. A., Ered, A., Pierce, K. M., Calvo, E. M., Olino, T. M., Murty, V. P., & Ellman, L. M. (2021). Examining self-reported social functioning, sleep quality, and psychotic-like experiences in college students. Journal of psychiatric research143, 54-59. [pdf]

Cowan, E. T., Fain, M., O’Shea, I., Ellman, L. M., & Murty, V. P. (2021). VTA and anterior hippocampus target dissociable neocortical networks for post-novelty enhancements. Journal of Neuroscience41(38), 8040-8050. [pdf] 

Steuber, E. R., Seligowski, A. V., Roeckner, A. R., Reda, M., Lebois, L. A., van Rooij, S. J., … Murty, V. P., … & Stevens, J. S. (2021). Thalamic volume and fear extinction interact to predict acute posttraumatic stress severity. Journal of psychiatric research141, 325-332. [pdf]

Reisman, S., Gregory, D. F., Stasiak, J., Mitchell, W. J., Helion, C., & Murty, V. P. (2021). Influence of naturalistic, emotional context and intolerance of uncertainty on arousal-mediated biases in episodic memory. Faculty/Researcher Works. [pdf]

McLean, S. A., Ressler, K., Koenen, K. C., Neylan, T., Germine, L., Jovanovic, T., … Murty, V. P., … & Kessler, R. (2021). Correction: The AURORA Study: a longitudinal, multimodal library of brain biology and function after traumatic stress exposure. Molecular psychiatry26(7), 3658-3658. [pdf]

Harnett, N. G., van Rooij, S. J., Ely, T. D., Lebois, L. A., Murty, V. P., Jovanovic, T., … & Stevens, J. S. (2021). Prognostic neuroimaging biomarkers of trauma-related psychopathology: resting-state fMRI shortly after trauma predicts future PTSD and depression symptoms in the AURORA study. Neuropsychopharmacology46(7), 1263-1271. [pdf]

Gregory, D. F., Rothrock, J. M., Jalbrzikowski, M., Foran, W., Montez, D. F., Luna, B., & Murty, V. P. (2021). Increased functional coupling between VTA and hippocampus during rest in first-episode psychosis. Eneuro8(2). [pdf]

FeldmanHall, O., Montez, D. F., Phelps, E. A., Davachi, L., & Murty, V. P. (2021). Hippocampus guides adaptive learning during dynamic social interactions. Journal of Neuroscience41(6), 1340-1348. [pdf]

Stasiak, J., Mitchell, W. J., Reisman, S., Gregory, D. F., Murty, V. P., & Helion, C. (2021, January 11). Physiological and Emotional Arousal Guide Metacognitive Reporting and Recall of Naturalistic Experiences. [pdf]


Murty, V. P., Gutchess, A., & Madan, C. R. (2020). Special issue for cognition on social, motivational, and emotional influences on memory. Cognition205, 104464. [pdf]

Gregory, D. F., Ritchey, M., & Murty, V. P. (2020). Amygdala and ventral tegmental area differentially interact with hippocampus and cortical medial temporal lobe during rest in humans. Hippocampus30(10), 1073-1080. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., Fain, M. R., Hlutkowsky, C., & Perlman, S. B. (2020). Memory for social interactions throughout early childhood. Cognition202, 104324. [pdf]

Blessing, E. M., Murty, V. P., Zeng, B., Wang, J., Davachi, L., & Goff, D. C. (2020). Anterior hippocampal–cortical functional connectivity distinguishes antipsychotic naïve first-episode psychosis patients from controls and may predict response to second-generation antipsychotic treatment. Schizophrenia Bulletin46(3), 680-689. [pdf]

Calabro, F. J., Murty, V. P., Jalbrzikowski, M., Tervo-Clemmens, B., & Luna, B. (2020). Development of hippocampal–prefrontal cortex interactions through adolescence. Cerebral Cortex30(3), 1548-1558. [pdf]

McLean, S. A., Ressler, K., Koenen, K. C., Neylan, T., Germine, L., Jovanovic, T., … Murty, V. P., … & Kessler, R. (2020). The AURORA Study: a longitudinal, multimodal library of brain biology and function after traumatic stress exposure. Molecular psychiatry25(2), 283-296. [pdf]


DuBrow, S., Eberts, E. A., & Murty, V. P. (2019). A common mechanism underlying choice’s influence on preference and memory. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review26, 1958-1966. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., DuBrow, S., & Davachi, L. (2019). Decision-making increases episodic memory via postencoding consolidation. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience31(9), 1308-1317. [pdf]

Dunsmoor, J. E., Kroes, M. C., Murty, V. P., Braren, S. H., & Phelps, E. A. (2019). Emotional enhancement of memory for neutral information: The complex interplay between arousal, attention, and anticipation. Biological Psychology145, 134-141. [pdf]

Shermohammed, M., Davidow, J. Y., Somerville, L. H., & Murty, V. P. (2019). Stress impacts the fidelity but not strength of emotional memories. Brain and Cognition133, 33-41. [pdf]

Manivannan, A., Foran, W., Jalbrzikowski, M., Murty, V. P., Haas, G. L., Tarcijonas, G., … & Sarpal, D. K. (2019). Association between duration of untreated psychosis and frontostriatal connectivity during maintenance of visuospatial working memory. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging4(5), 454-461. [pdf]

Clewett, D., & Murty, V. P. (2019). Echoes of emotions past: How neuromodulators determine what we recollect. Eneuro6(2). [pdf]

Jalbrzikowski, M., Murty, V. P., Tervo-Clemmens, B., Foran, W., & Luna, B. (2019). Age-associated deviations of amygdala functional connectivity in youths with psychosis spectrum disorders: relevance to psychotic symptoms. American Journal of Psychiatry176(3), 196-207. [pdf]


Gee, D. G., Bath, K. G., Johnson, C. M., Meyer, H. C., Murty, V. P., van den Bos, W., & Hartley, C. A. (2018). Neurocognitive development of motivated behavior: Dynamic changes across childhood and adolescence. Journal of Neuroscience38(44), 9433-9445. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., Shah, H., Montez, D., Foran, W., Calabro, F., & Luna, B. (2018). Age-related trajectories of functional coupling between the VTA and nucleus accumbens depend on motivational state. Journal of Neuroscience38(34), 7420-7427. [pdf]

Fishburn, F. A., Murty, V. P., Hlutkowsky, C. O., MacGillivray, C. E., Bemis, L. M., Murphy, M. E., … Murty, V. P., … & Perlman, S. B. (2018). Putting our heads together: interpersonal neural synchronization as a biological mechanism for shared intentionality. Social cognitive and affective neuroscience13(8), 841-849. [pdf]

Jalbrzikowski, M., Murty, V. P., Stan, P. L., Saifullan, J., Simmonds, D., Foran, W., & Luna, B. (2018). Differentiating between clinical and behavioral phenotypes in first-episode psychosis during maintenance of visuospatial working memory. Schizophrenia Research197, 357-364. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., McKinney, R. A., DuBrow, S., Jalbrzikowski, M., Haas, G. L., & Luna, B. (2018). Differential patterns of contextual organization of memory in first-episode psychosis. NPJ schizophrenia4(1), 3. [pdf]


Murty, V. P., Ballard, I. C., & Adcock, R. A. (2017). Hippocampus and prefrontal cortex predict distinct timescales of activation in the human ventral tegmental area. Cerebral Cortex27(2), 1660-1669. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., Tompary, A., Adcock, R. A., & Davachi, L. (2017). Selectivity in postencoding connectivity with high-level visual cortex is associated with reward-motivated memory. Journal of Neuroscience37(3), 537-545. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., & Alison Adcock, R. (2017). Distinct medial temporal lobe network states as neural contexts for motivated memory formation. The hippocampus from cells to systems: Structure, connectivity, and functional contributions to memory and flexible cognition, 467-501. [pdf]

Patil, A., Murty, V. P., Dunsmoor, J. E., Phelps, E. A., & Davachi, L. (2017). Reward retroactively enhances memory consolidation for related items. Learning & memory24(1), 65-69. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., & Dickerson, K. C. (2017). Motivational Influences on Memory☆. In Recent developments in neuroscience research on human motivation. Emerald Group Publishing Limited. [pdf]


McHugh, S. M., Ibinson, J. W., & Murty, V. P. (2016). Disruption of memory consolidation may explain patterns of memory better than emotion-induced retrograde amnesia in study by Chen et al. Anesthesia & Analgesia123(6), 1638-1639. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., Calabro, F., & Luna, B. (2016). The role of experience in adolescent cognitive development: Integration of executive, memory, and mesolimbic systems. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews70, 46-58. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., LaBar, K. S., & Adcock, R. A. (2016). Distinct medial temporal networks encode surprise during motivation by reward versus punishment. Neurobiology of learning and memory134, 55-64. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., FeldmanHall, O., Hunter, L. E., Phelps, E. A., & Davachi, L. (2016). Episodic memories predict adaptive value-based decision-making. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General145(5), 548. [pdf]

Ritchey, M., Murty, V. P., & Dunsmoor, J. E. (2016). Adaptive memory systems for remembering the salient and the seemingly mundane. Behavioral and Brain Sciences39. [pdf]


Sambataro, F., Podell, J. E., Murty, V. P., Das, S., Kolachana, B., Goldberg, T. E., … & Mattay, V. S. (2015). A variable number of tandem repeats in the 3′‐untranslated region of the dopamine transporter modulates striatal function during working memory updating across the adult age span. European Journal of Neuroscience42(3), 1912-1918. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., DuBrow, S., & Davachi, L. (2015). The simple act of choosing influences declarative memory. Journal of Neuroscience35(16), 6255-6264. [pdf] 

Dunsmoor, J. E., Murty, V. P., Davachi, L., & Phelps, E. A. (2015). Emotional learning selectively and retroactively strengthens memories for related events. Nature520(7547), 345-348. [pdf]


Murty, V. P., Shermohammed, M., Smith, D. V., Carter, R. M., Huettel, S. A., & Adcock, R. A. (2014). Resting state networks distinguish human ventral tegmental area from substantia nigra. Neuroimage100, 580-589. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., & Adcock, R. A. (2014). Enriched encoding: reward motivation organizes cortical networks for hippocampal detection of unexpected events. Cerebral Cortex24(8), 2160-2168. [pdf]


Murty, V. P., Stanek, J. K., & Heusser, A. C. (2013). Representations of distinct salience signals in the nucleus accumbens. Journal of Neuroscience33(39), 15319-15320. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., Ballard, I. C., Macduffie, K. E., Krebs, R. M., & Adcock, R. A. (2013). Hippocampal networks habituate as novelty accumulates. Learning & Memory20(4), 229-235. [pdf]


Podell, J. E., Sambataro, F., Murty, V. P., Emery, M. R., Tong, Y., Das, S., … & Mattay, V. S. (2012). Neurophysiological correlates of age-related changes in working memory updating. Neuroimage62(3), 2151-2160. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., LaBar, K. S., & Adcock, R. A. (2012). Threat of punishment motivates memory encoding via amygdala, not midbrain, interactions with the medial temporal lobe. Journal of Neuroscience32(26), 8969-8976. [pdf]


Murty, V. P., LaBar, K. S., Hamilton, D. A., & Adcock, R. A. (2011). Is all motivation good for learning? Dissociable influences of approach and avoidance motivation in declarative memory. Learning & Memory18(11), 712-717. [pdf]

Murty, V. P., Sambataro, F., Radulescu, E., Altamura, M., Iudicello, J., Zoltick, B., … & Mattay, V. S. (2011). Selective updating of working memory content modulates meso-cortico-striatal activity. Neuroimage57(3), 1264-1272. [pdf]

Ballard, I. C., Murty, V. P., Carter, R. M., MacInnes, J. J., Huettel, S. A., & Adcock, R. A. (2011). Dorsolateral prefrontal cortex drives mesolimbic dopaminergic regions to initiate motivated behavior. Journal of Neuroscience31(28), 10340-10346. [pdf]

Dunsmoor, J. E., Prince, S. E., Murty, V. P., Kragel, P. A., & LaBar, K. S. (2011). Neurobehavioral mechanisms of human fear generalization. Neuroimage55(4), 1878-1888. [pdf]


Murty, V. P., Ritchey, M., Adcock, R. A., & LaBar, K. S. (2010). fMRI studies of successful emotional memory encoding: A quantitative meta-analysis. Neuropsychologia48(12), 3459-3469. [pdf]

Sambataro, F., Murty, V. P., Callicott, J. H., Tan, H. Y., Das, S., Weinberger, D. R., & Mattay, V. S. (2010). Age-related alterations in default mode network: impact on working memory performance. Neurobiology of aging31(5), 839-852. [pdf]

Sambataro, F., Murty, V. P., Lemaitre, H. S., Reed, J. D., Das, S., Goldberg, T. E., … & Mattay, V. S. (2010). BNDF modulates normal human hippocampal ageing. Molecular psychiatry15(2), 116-118. [pdf]


Murty, V. P., Sambataro, F., Das, S., Tan, H. Y., Callicott, J. H., Goldberg, T. E., … & Mattay, V. S. (2009). Age-related alterations in simple declarative memory and the effect of negative stimulus valence. Journal of cognitive neuroscience21(10), 1920-1933. [pdf]

Sambataro, F., Reed, J. D., Murty, V. P., Das, S., Tan, H. Y., Callicott, J. H., … & Mattay, V. S. (2009). Catechol-O-methyltransferase valine158methionine polymorphism modulates brain networks underlying working memory across adulthood. Biological psychiatry66(6), 540-548. [pdf]

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