(full Open Access list at: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/marina.picciotto.1/bibliography/public/)

Zhou, W.-L., Kim, K., Ali, F., Pittenger, S.T., Calarco, C.A., Mineur, Y.S., Ramakrishnan, C., Deisseroth, K., Kwan, A.C. and Picciotto, M.R. (2022) Activity of a direct VTA to ventral pallidum GABA pathway encodes unconditioned reward value and sustains motivation for reward, Science Advances, 8(42):eabm5217. PMC9581470

Mineur, Y.S., Mose, T.N., Maibom, K.L., Pittenger, S.T. Soares, A.R. and Picciotto, M.R. (2022) Acetylcholine signaling modulates activity of the GABAergic signaling network in the basolateral amygdala and behavior in stress-relevant paradigms, Molecular Psychiatry, online ahead of print (PMC in progress).

Mineur, Y.S., Mose, T.N., Vanopdenbosch, L., Etherington, I.M., Ogbejesi, C., Islam, A., Pineda, C.M., Crouse, R.B., Zhou, W.-L., Thompson, D.C., Bentham, M. and Picciotto, M.R. (2022) Hippocampal acetylcholine modulates stress-related behaviors independent of specific cholinergic inputs, Molecular Psychiatry, 27(3):1829-1838. PMC9106825

Lee, A.M, Mansuri, S.M., Wilson, R.S., Lam, T.T., Nairn, A.C. and Picciotto, M.R. (2021) Sex differences in the ventral tegmental area and nucleus accumbens proteome at baseline and following nicotine exposure, Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience, 14(135) https://doi.org/10.3389/fnmol.2021.657064. (Open Access).

Crouse, R.B., Kim, K., Batchelor, H.M., Girardi, E.M., Kamaletdinova, R., Chan, J., Rajebhosale, P., Pittenger, S.T., Role, L.W., Talmage, D.A., Jing, M., Li, Y., Gao, X.B., Mineur, Y.S., Picciotto, M.R. (2020) Acetylcholine is released in the basolateral amygdala in response to predictors of reward and enhances the learning of cue-reward contingency, eLife, 9:e57335, PMC7529459

Fogaça, M.V., Wu, M., Li, C., Li, X.Y., Picciotto, M.R. and Duman, R.S. (2020) Inhibition of GABA interneurons in the mPFC is sufficient and necessary for rapid antidepressant responses, Molecular Psychiatry, 10.1038/s41380-020-00916-y

Barthas, F., Hu, M.Y., Siniscalchi, M.J., Ali, F., Mineur, Y.S., Picciotto, M.R. and Kwan AC (2020) Cumulative Effects of Social Stress on Reward-Guided Actions and Prefrontal Cortical Activity, Biological Psychiatry, 88(7):541-553, PMC7434704

Mineur, Y.S., Ernstsen, C., Islam, A., Lefoli Maibom, K. and Picciotto, MR (2020) Hippocampal knockdown of α2 nicotinic or M1 muscarinic acetylcholine receptors in C57BL/6J male mice impairs cued fear conditioning, Genes, Brain and Behavior,19(6):e12677, PMC8018799

Qing, H., Desrouleaux, R., Israni-Winger, K., Mineur, Y.S., Fogelman, N., Zhang, C., Rashed, S., Palm, N.W., Sinha, R., Picciotto, M.R., Perry, R.J. and Wang, A. (2020) Origin and Function of Stress-Induced IL-6 in Murine Models, Cell, 182(2):372-387.e14, PMC7384974