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Laboratory of Neuropsychology

Selected Publications


Kaskan PM, Costa VD, Eaton HP, Zemskova JA, Mitz AR, Leopold DA, Ungerleider LG, Murray EA (2016) Learned value shapes responses to objects in frontal and ventral stream networks in macaque monkeys. Cereb Cortex, Epub ahead of print. (PMID: 27166166, DOI: 10.1093/cercor/bhw113)


Murray EA, Rhodes SEV (2016) Monkeys without an amygdala. In: Living without an amygdala (Amaral DG, Adolphs R, eds), pp252-275. New York, NY: Guilford Press.


Murray EA, Moylan EJ, Saleem KS, Basile BM, Turchi J (2015) Specialized value updating and goal selection areas in the primate orbitofrontal cortex. eLife, 4:e11695. (PMID: 26673891, PMCID: PMC4739757, DOI: 10.7554/eLife.11695)


Dal Monte O, Costa VD, Noble PL, Murray EA, Averbeck BB (2015) Amygdala lesions in macaque monkeys decrease attention to threat. Nat Commun 6:10161. (PMID: 26658670, PMCID: PMC4682115, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms10161)


Jang AI, Costa VD, Rudebeck PH, Chudasama Y, Murray EA, Averbeck BB (2015) The role of frontal cortical and medial temporal lobe brain areas in learning a Bayesian prior belief on reversals. J Neurosci, 35:11751-11760. (PMID: 26290251, PMCID: PMC4540808, DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1594-15.2015)


Basile BM, Moylan EJ, Charles DP, Murray EA (2015) Two-item same-different discrimination in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta). Anim Cogn 18:1221-1230. (PMID: 26142053, DOI: 10.1007/s10071-015-0891-z)


Rudebeck PH, Murray EA (2014) The orbitofrontal oracle: cortical mechanisms for the prediction and evaluation of specific behavioral outcomes. Neuron 84:1143-1156. (PMID: 25521376, PMCID: PMC4271193, DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2014.10.049)


Yang T, Bavley RL, Fomalont K, Blomstrom KJ, Mitz AR, Turchi J, Rudebeck PH, Murray EA (2014) Contributions of the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex to rapid visuomotor learning in rhesus monkeys. Hippocampus 24:1102-1111. (PMID: 24753214, PMCID: PMC4146745, DOI: 10.1002/hipo.22294)


Rudebeck PH, Putnam PT, Daniels TE, Yang T, Mitz AR, Rhodes SEV, Murray EA (2014) A role for primate subgenual cingulate cortex in sustaining autonomic arousal. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:5391-5396. (PMID: 24706828, PMCID: PMC3986148, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1317695111)


Rudebeck PH, Mitz AR, Chacko RV, Murray EA (2013) Effects of amygdala lesions on reward-value coding in orbital and medial prefrontal cortex. Neuron 80:1519-1531. (PMID: 24360550, PMCID: PMC3872005, DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2013.09.036)


Murray EA, Rudebeck PH (2013) The drive to strive: goal generation based on current needs. Front Neurosci 7:112. (PMID: 23818876, PMCID: PMC3694263, DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2013.00112)


Rudebeck PH, Saunders RC, Prescott AT, Chau LS, Murray EA (2013) Prefrontal mechanisms of behavioral flexibility, emotion regulation, and value updating. Nat Neurosci 16:1140-1145. (PMID: 23792944, PMCID: PMC3733248, DOI: 10.1038/nn.3440)


Rhodes SEV, Murray EA (2013) Differential effects of amygdala, orbital prefrontal cortex and prelimbic cortex lesions on goal-directed behavior in rhesus macaques. J Neurosci 33:3380-3389. (PMID: 23426666, PMCID: PMC3711145, DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4374-12.2013)


Chudasama Y, Daniels TE, Gorrin DP, Rhodes SEV, Rudebeck PH, Murray EA (2013) The role of the anterior cingulate cortex in choices based on reward value and reward contingency. Cereb Cortex 23:2884-2898. (PMID: 22944530, PMCID: PMC3827710, DOI: 10.1093/cercor/bhs266)


Hadj-Bouziane F, Liu N, Bell AH, Gothard KM, Luh WM, Tootell RBH, Murray EA, Ungerleider LG (2012) Amygdala lesions disrupt modulation of fMRI activity evoked by facial expression in the monkey inferior temporal cortex. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 26:E3640-3648. (PMID: 23184972, PMCID: PMC3535608, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1218406109)


Murray EA, Wise SP (2012) Why is there a special issue on perirhinal cortex in a journal called Hippocampus?: The perirhinal cortex in historical perspective. Hippocampus 22:1941-1951. (PMID: 22987673, PMCID: PMC3951742, DOI: 10.1002/hipo.22055)


Rhodes SEV, Charles DP, Howland EJ, Murray EA (2012) Amygdala lesions in rhesus monkeys fail to disrupt object choices based on internal context. Behav Neurosci 126:270-278. (PMID: 22352788, PMCID: PMC3505856, DOI: 10.1037/a0027229)


Tu H-W, Hampton RR, Murray EA (2011) Perirhinal cortex removal dissociates two memory systems in matching-to-sample performance in rhesus monkeys. J Neurosci 31:16336-16343. (PMID: 22072685, PMCID: PMC3241006, DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2338-11.2011)


Rudebeck PH, Murray EA (2011) Balkanizing the primate orbitofrontal cortex: distinct subregions for comparing and contrasting values. Ann N Y Acad Sci 1239:1-13. (PMID: 22145870, PMCID: PMC3951748, DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2011.06267.x)


Murray EA, Wise SP, Drevets WC (2011) Localization of dysfunction in major depressive disorder: prefrontal cortex and amygdala. Biol Psychiatry 69:e43-54. (PMID: 21111403, PMCID: PMC3058124, DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2010.09.041)


Murray EA, Wise SP, Rhodes SEV (2011) What can different brains do with reward? In: Neurobiology of Sensation and Reward (Gottfried JA, ed), pp61-96. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis. (PMID: 22593912)


Murray EA, Wise SP (2010) Interactions between orbital prefrontal cortex and amygdala: Advanced cognition, learned responses and instinctive behaviors. Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:212-220. (PMID: 20181474, PMCID: PMC2862864, DOI: 10.1016/j.conb.2010.02.001)


Murray EA, Wise SP (2010) What, if anything, can monkeys tell us about human amnesia when they can’t say anything at all? Neuropsychologia 48:2385-2405. (PMID: 20097215, PMCID: PMC2888763, DOI: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2010.01.011)


Izquierdo A, Murray EA (2010) Functional interaction of medial mediodorsal thalamic nucleus but not nucleus accumbens with amygdala and orbital prefrontal cortex is essential for adaptive response selection after reinforcer devaluation. J Neurosci 30:661-669. (PMID: 20071531, PMCID: PMC2835504, DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3795-09.2010)


Shamy JL, Carpenter DM, Fong SG, Murray EA, Tang CY, Hof PR, Rapp PR (2010) Alterations of white matter tracts following neurotoxic hippocampal lesions in macaque monkeys: a diffusion tensor imaging study. Hippocampus 20:906-910. (PMID: 20095006, PMCID: PMC2888866, DOI: 10.1002/hipo.20737)


Chudasama Y, Izquierdo A, Murray EA (2009) Distinct contributions of the amygdala and hippocampus to fear expression. Eur J Neurosci 30:2327-2337. (PMID: 20092575, PMCID: PMC2852103, DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2009.07012.x)


Basile BM, Hampton RR, Suomi SJ, Murray EA (2009) An assessment of memory awareness in tufted capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella). Anim Cogn 12:169-180. (PMID: 18712532, PMCID: PMC2676690, DOI: 10.1007/s10071-008-0180-1)


Murray EA (2007) The amygdala, reward and emotion. Trends Cogn Sci 11:489-497. (PMID: 17988930, DOI: 10.1016/j.tics.2007.08.013)