Prasad, A.A., & McNally, G.P. (2016). Ventral pallidum output pathways in context-induced reinstatement of alcohol-seeking. The Journal of Neuroscience, in press.

Jean-Richard dit Bressel, P., & McNally, G.P. (2016).  Lateral, but not medial, prefrontal cortex contributes to aversive instrumental learning. Learning & Memory, in press.

Assareh, N., Sarrami,  M., Carrive, P., & McNally, G.P. (2016). The organisation of defensive behavior elicited by optogenetic stimulation of the rat lateral and ventrolateral periaqueductal gray. Behavioral Neuroscience, 130, 406 -414.

Khoo, S.Y.-S., Gibson, G.D., Prasad, A.A. & McNally, G.P. (2016). How contexts promote and prevent relapse to drug seeking. Genes, Brain, & Behavior, in press.

Furlong, T.M., Richardson, R.,  & McNally, G.P. (2016). Habituation and extinction of fear recruit overlapping forebrain structures. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 128, 7-16.

Sengupta, A. Winters, B., Bagley, E.E., & McNally, G.P. (2016). Disrupted prediction error links excessive amygdala activation to excessive fear. The Journal of Neuroscience, 36, 385-395.

Li, S.S.Y., & McNally, G.P. (2015). A role of nucleus accumbens dopamine receptors in the nucleus accumbens core, but not shell, in fear prediction error. Behavioral Neuroscience.

 Li, S.S.Y., & McNally, G.P. (2015). Selecting danger signals: Dissociable roles of nucleus accumbens shell and core glutamate in predictive fear learning. European Journal of Neuroscience, 41, 1515-1523.

Khoo, A.T., Gibson, G.S., Prasad, A.A., & McNally, G.P. (2015). Role of the striatopallidal pathway in renewal and reacquisition of alcohol-seekingBehavioral Neuroscience129, 2 - 7.

Jean-Richard dit Bressel, P., & McNally, G.P. (2015). The role of basolateral amygdala in punishment. Learning & Memory, 22, 128-137.

Yau, J.O.Y., & McNally, G.P. (2015). Pharmacogenetic excitation of dorsomedial prefrontal cortex restores fear prediction error. The Journal of Neuroscience35, 74-83.

Sengupta, A., & McNally, G.P. (2014). A role for midline and intralaminar thalamus in the associative blocking of fear learning. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 8, 148.

Jean-Richard dit Bressel, P., & McNally, G.P. (2014). The role of lateral habenula in punishment. PLoS One, 9(11):e111699

Prasad, A., & McNally, G.P. (2014). The effects of vivo morpholino knockdown of orexin/hypocretin expression on renewal of alcohol seeking. PLoS One, 9: e110385

Arico, C., & McNally, G.P. (2014). Opioid receptors regulate blocking and overexpectation of fear learning in conditioned suppression. Behavioral Neuroscience, 128,199-206.

Willcocks, A.L., & McNally, G.P. (2014). An extinction retrieval cue attenuates  renewal but not reacquisition of alcohol seeking. Behavioral Neuroscience, 128, 83-91.

McNally, G.P. (2014). Extinction of drug seeking: Neural circuits and approaches to augmentationNeuropharmacology, 76, 528-532.

Li, S. S.Y., & McNally, G.P. (2014). The conditions that promote fear learning: Prediction error and Pavlovian fear conditioningNeurobiology of Learning and Memory, 108, 14-21.

Perry, C.J., & McNally, G.P. (2013). A role for the ventral pallidum in context-induced and primed reinstatement of alcohol-seekingEuropean Journal of Neuroscience38, 2762-2773.

Baker, K.D., McNally, G.P., & Richardson, R. (2013). Memory retrieval before or after extinction reduces recovery of fear in adolescent ratsLearning & Memory20, 467-73

Iordanova, M.D., Haralambous, T., McNally, G.P., & Westbrook, R.F. (2013). Cue competition in the nucleus accumbens: Role of opioid receptors in one-trial overshadowingBrain Research, 1517, 57-67.

Perry, C.J., & McNally, G.P. (2013). Mu-opioid receptors in the nucleus accumbens shell mediate context-induced reinstatement but not primed reinstatement of extinguished alcohol seekingBehavioral Neuroscience, 127, 535-43.

Hutton-Bedbrook, K.E., & McNally, G.P. (2013). The promises and pitfalls of retrieval-extinction procedures in preventing relapse to drug seekingFrontiers in Psychiatry, 141.

Cole, S., Richardson, R., & McNally, G.P. (2013). Ventral hippocampal kappa opioid receptors mediate the renewal of fear following extinction in the ratPLoS One, 8 (5), e58701.

Nasser, H.M., & McNally, G.P. (2013). Neural correlates of appetitive - aversive interactions in Pavlovian fear conditioningLearning & Memory, 20220-228.

Millan, E.Z., Milligan-Saville, J., & McNally, G.P. (2013).Memory retrieval, extinction, and reinstatement of alcohol seeking. Neurobiology of Learning & Memory101, 26-32.

Willcocks, A.L., & McNally, G.P. (2013). The role of medial prefrontal cortex in extinction and reinstatement of alcohol-seeking in rats. European Journal Neuroscience37, 259-268.

Cole, S., & McNally, G.P. (2012). Endogenous opioids and fear learning. In: N.B. Seel (Ed), Encyclopedia of the Sciences of Learning. Springer. 

Weidemann, G., & McNally, G.P. (2012). Neuroscience of associative learning. Oxford Bibliographies Online: Psychology. Oxford.

Millan, E.Z., & McNally, G.P. (2012). Cocaine- and amphetamine-regulated transcript in the nucleus accumbens shell attenuates context-induced reinstatement of alcohol seeking. Behavioral Neuroscience126, 690-698.

Baker, K., McNally, G.P., & Richardson, R. (2012).D-cycloserine does not facilitate fear extinction by reducing conditioned stimulus processing or promoting conditioned inhibition to contextual cues. Learning & Memory19, 461 – 469

Perry, C., & McNally, G.P. (2012). Naloxone prevents the rapid reacquisition but not acquisition of alcohol seeking.Behavioral Neuroscience126, 599-604.

Nasser, H.M., & McNally, G.P. (2012).  Appetitive-aversive interactions in Pavlovian fear conditioning. Behavioral Neuroscience, 126, 404 - 422.

Storsve A.B., McNally G.P., Richardson R. (2012). Renewal and reinstatement of the conditioned but not the unconditioned response following habituation of the unconditioned stimulusBehavioural Processes90, 58-65. doi:10.1016/j.beproc.2012.03.007

Marchant N.J.,  Millan E.Z., McNally G.P. (2012). The hypothalamus and the neurobiology of drug seekingCellular and Molecular Life Sciences69, 581-597. doi:10.1007/s00018-011-0817-0

Kim J.H., Li S., Hamlin A.S., McNally G.P., Richardson R. (2012). Phosphorylation of mitogen-activated protein kinase in the medial prefrontal cortex and the amygdala following memory retrieval or forgetting in developing ratsNeurobiology of Learning and Memory97, 59-68. doi:10.1016/j.nlm.2011.09.005

Bagley E.E., Hacker J., Chefer V.I., Mallet C., McNally G.P., Chieng B.C.H., Perroud J., Shippenberg T.S., Christie M.J. (2011). Drug-induced GABA transporter currents enhance GABA release to induce opioid withdrawal behaviorsNature Neuroscience14, 1548-1554. doi:10.1038/nn.2940

Willcocks A.L., McNally G.P. (2011). The role of context in re-acquisition of extinguished alcoholic beer-seekingBehavioral Neuroscience125, 541-550. doi:10.1037/a0024100

Millan E.Z., McNally G.P. (2011). Accumbens shell AMPA receptors mediate expression of extinguished reward seeking through interactions with basolateral amygdalaLearning and Memory18, 414-421. doi:10.1101/lm.2144411

McNally G.P., Johansen J.P., Blair H.T. (2011). Placing prediction into the fear circuitTrends in Neurosciences34, 283-292. doi:10.1016/j.tins.2011.03.005

Millan E.Z., Marchant N.J., McNally G.P. (2011). Extinction of drug seekingBehavioural Brain Research217, 454-462. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2010.10.037

Cole S., Richardson R., McNally G.P. (2011). Kappa opioid receptors mediate where fear is expressed following extinction trainingLearning and Memory18, 88-95. doi:10.1101/lm.2049511

McNally G.P. (2010). Scholarly productivity, impact, and quality among academic psychologists at group of eight universitiesAustralian Journal of Psychology62, 204-215. doi:10.1080/00049531003667406

Marchant N.J., Furlong T.M., McNally G.P. (2010). Medial dorsal hypothalamus mediates the inhibition of reward seeking after extinctionJournal of Neuroscience30, 14102-14115. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4079 -10.2010

Chan W.Y.M., Leung H.T., Westbrook R.F., McNally G.P. (2010). Effects of recent exposure to a conditioned stimulus on extinction of Pavlovian fear conditioningLearning and Memory17, 512-521. doi:10.1101/lm.1912510

Furlong T.M., Cole S., Hamlin A.S., McNally G.P. (2010). The role of prefrontal cortex in predictive fear learningBehavioral Neuroscience124(5), 574-586. doi:10.1037/a0020739

Bradfield L.A., McNally G.P. (2010). The role of nucleus accumbens shell in learning about neutral versus excitatory stimuli during Pavlovian fear conditioningLearning and Memory17(7), 337-343. doi:10.1101/lm.1798810

King B.J., Furlong T.M., McNally G.P. (2010). Cocaine and amphetamine related transcript (cart) inhibits context induced reinstatement of reward seekingBehavioral Neuroscience124(3), 423-427. doi:10.1037/a0019540

Storsve A.B., McNally G.P., Richardson R. (2010). US habituation, like CS extinction, produces a decrement in conditioned fear responding that is NMDA dependent and subject to renewal and reinstatementNeurobiology of Learning and Memory93(4), 463-471. doi:10.1016/j.nlm.2009.12.011

Millan, E. Z., Furlong T.M., McNally G.P. (2010). Accumbens shell-hypothalamus interactions mediate extinction of alcohol seekingJournal of Neuroscience30(13), 4626-4635. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4933-09.2010

McNally, G.P. (2009). The role of endogenous opioids in fear learningInternational Journal of Comparative Psychology, 22, 154-170.

Chan W.Y.M., McNally G.P. (2009). Conditioned Stimulus Familiarity Determines Effects of MK-801 on Fear ExtinctionBehavioral Neuroscience123(2), 303-314. doi:10.1037/a0014988

Hamlin A.S., McNally G.P., Fred Westbrook R., Osborne P.B. (2009). Induction of Fos proteins in regions of the nucleus accumbens and ventrolateral striatum correlates with catalepsy and stereotypic behaviours induced by morphineNeuropharmacology56(4), 798-807. doi:10.1016/j.neuropharm.2009.01.003

Marchant N.J., Hamlin A.S., McNally G.P. (2009). Lateral hypothalamus is required for context-induced reinstatement of extinguished reward seekingJournal of Neuroscience29(5), 1331-1342. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5194-08.2009

Garfield J.B.B., McNally G.P. (2009). The Effects of FG7142 on Overexpectation of Pavlovian Fear ConditioningBehavioral Neuroscience123(1), 75-85. doi:10.1037/a0013814

Hamlin A.S., Clemens K.J., Choi E.A., McNally G.P. (2009). Paraventricular thalamus mediates context-induced reinstatement (renewal) of extinguished reward seekingEuropean Journal of Neuroscience29(4), 802-812. doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.2009.06623.x

Cole S., McNally G.P. (2009). Complementary roles for amygdala and periaqueductal gray in temporal-difference fear learningLearning and Memory16(1), 1-7. doi:10.1101/lm.1120509

Bradfield L., McNally G.P. (2008). Unblocking in Pavlovian Fear ConditioningJournal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes34(2), 256-265. doi:10.1037/0097-7403.34.2.256

McNally G.P., Augustyn K.A., Richardson R. (2008). GABAA receptors determine the temporal dynamics of memory retentionLearning and Memory15(3), 106-111. doi:10.1101/lm.806008

Hamlin A.S., Clemens K.J., McNally G.P. (2008). Renewal of extinguished cocaine-seekingNeuroscience151(3), 659-670. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2007.11.018

Tang H.H.Y., McNally G.P., Richardson R. (2007). The Effects of FG7142 on Two Types of Forgetting in 18-Day-Old RatsBehavioral Neuroscience121(6), 1421-1425. doi:10.1037/0735-7044.121.6.1421

Cole S., McNally G.P. (2007). Temporal-Difference Prediction Errors and Pavlovian Fear Conditioning: Role of NMDA and Opioid ReceptorsBehavioral Neuroscience121(5), 1043-1052. doi:10.1037/0735- 7044.121.5.1043

Hamlin A.S., McNally G.P., Osborne P.B. (2007). Induction of c-Fos and zif268 in the nociceptive amygdala parallel abstinence hyperalgesia in rats briefly exposed to morphineNeuropharmacology53(2), 330-343. doi:10.1016/j.neuropharm.2007.05.017

Hamlin A.S., Newby J., McNally G.P. (2007). The neural correlates and role of D1 dopamine receptors in renewal of extinguished alcohol-seekingNeuroscience146(2), 525-536. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2007.01.063

Cole S., McNally G.P. (2007). Opioid receptors mediate direct predictive fear learning: Evidence from one-trial blockingLearning and Memory14(4), 229-235. doi:10.1101/lm.489507

Hamlin A.S., Blatchford K.E., McNally G.P. (2006). Renewal of an extinguished instrumental response: Neural correlates and the role of D1 dopamine receptorsNeuroscience143(1), 25-38. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2006.07.035

Blatchford K.E., Choi E.A., McNally G.P. (2006). Altered responsivity to central administrations of corticotropin-releasing factor in rats with a history of opiate exposuresBehavioral Neuroscience120(5), 1169-1174. doi:10.1037/0735-7044.120.5.1169

Iordanova M.D., McNally G.P., Westbrook R.F. (2006). Opioid receptors in the nucleus accumbens regulate attentional learning in the blocking paradigmJournal of Neuroscience26(15), 4036-4045. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4679- 05.2006

McNally G.P., Carrive P. (2006). A telemetric examination of cardiovascular function during the development of, and recovery from, opiate dependence in ratsPhysiology and Behavior88(1-2), 55-60. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2006.03.007

Weber M., McNally G.P., Richardson R. (2006). Opioid receptors regulate retrieval of infant fear memories: Effects of naloxone on infantile amnesiaBehavioral Neuroscience120(3), 702-709. doi:10.1037/0735-7044.120.3.702

McNally G.P., Westbrook R.F. (2006). Predicting danger: The nature, consequences, and neural mechanisms of predictive fear learningLearning and Memory13(3), 245-253. doi:10.1101/lm.196606

McNally G.P., Westbrook R.F. (2006). A short intertrial interval facilitates acquisition of context-conditioned fear and a short retention interval facilitates its expressionJournal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes32(2), 164-172. doi:10.1037/0097-7403.32.2.164

McNally G.P., Cole S. (2006). Opioid receptors in the midbrain periaqueductal gray regulate prediction errors during pavlovian fear conditioningBehavioral Neuroscience120(2), 313-323. doi:10.1037/0735-7044.120.2.313

Kim J.H., McNally G.P., Richardson R. (2006). Recovery of fear memories in rats: Role of gamma-amino butyric acid (GABA) in infantile amnesiaBehavioral Neuroscience120(1), 40-48. doi:10.1037/0735-7044.120.1.40

McNally G.P. (2005). Facilitation of fear extinction by midbrain periaqueductal gray infusions of RB101(S), an inhibitor of enkephalin-degrading enzymesBehavioral Neuroscience119(6), 1672-1677. doi:10.1037/0735- 7044.119.6.1672

McNally G.P., Lam S. (2005). Altered vulnerability to acute opiate withdrawal following stress: Roles of N-methyl-D-aspartate and glucocorticoid receptorsBehavioral Neuroscience119(5), 1215-1221. doi:10.1037/0735-7044.119.5.1215

Blatchford K.E., Diamond K., Frederick Westbrook R., McNally G.P. (2005). Increased vulnerability to stress following opiate exposures: Behavioral and autonomic correlatesBehavioral Neuroscience119(4), 1034-1041. doi:10.1037/0735-7044.119.4.1034

McNally G.P., Lee B.-W., Chiem J.Y., Choi E.A. (2005). The midbrain periaqueductal gray and fear extinction: Opioid receptor subtype and roles of cyclic AMP, protein kinase A, and mitogen-activated protein kinaseBehavioral Neuroscience119(4), 1023-1033. doi:10.1037/0735-7044.119.4.1023

McNally, G.P., Pigg, M., & Weidemann, G. (2004). Opioid receptors in the midbrain periaqueductal gray matter regulate the extinction of Pavlovian fear conditioning. The Journal of Neuroscience, 24, 6912-6919.

McNally, G.P., Pigg, M., & Weidemann, G. (2004). Blocking, unblocking, and overexpectation of fear: Opioid receptors regulate Pavlovian association formation. Behavioral Neuroscience118, 111-120.

McNally, G.P., & Westbrook, R.F. (2003). Opioid receptors regulate the extinction of Pavlovian fear conditioning. Behavioral Neuroscience117, 1292-1301.

McNally, G.P., & Akil, H.  (2003). Selective down-regulation of hippocampal glucocorticoid receptors during opiate dependence. Molecular Brain Research118, 152-155.

McNally, G.P., & Westbrook, R.F. (2003).  Temporally-graded anterograde deficits in Pavlovian fear conditioning and the role of one-trial overshadowing: Effects of pre-conditioning exposures to morphine. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes29, 222-232.

McNally, G.P., & Westbrook, R.F. (2003). Temporally-graded, context specific retrograde amnesia and its alleviation by context pre-exposure: Effects of post-conditioning exposures to morphine in the rat. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes29, 130-142.

Richardson, R., & McNally, G.P. (2003).  Effects of an odor paired with illness on freezing analgesia, and startle in rats. Physiology & Behavior78, 213-219.

McNally, G.P. & Akil, H.  (2002). Opioid peptides and their receptors. In: K. Davis, D. Charney, J.T. Coyle, and C. Nemeroff, (Eds) Neuropsychopharmacology: Fifth generation ofprogress (pp. 35 – 46).  New York: Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins.

McNally, G.P., & Akil, H. (2002). Role of corticotropin-releasing hormone in the amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in the behavioral, pain modulatory and endocrine consequences of opiate withdrawal.  Neuroscience112, 605 – 617.

Westbrook, R.F., Iordanova, M., McNally, G.P., Richardson, R., & Harris, J.A. (2002). Reinstatement of fear by presentations of the US: Two roles of context. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes28, 97–110.

McNally, G.P., & Akil, H. (2001). Effects of contextual or olfactory cues previously paired with morphine withdrawal on behavior and pain sensitivity in the rat. Psychopharmacology156, 381-387.

McNally, G. P., Johnston, I. N. & Westbrook, R. F. (2000). A peripheral, intracerebral, or intrathecal administration of an opioid receptor antagonist blocks illness-induced hyperalgesia in rats. Behavioral Neuroscience114, 1183-1190 .

McNally, G. P., & Westbrook, R. F. (2000). Acute exposure to saccharin reduces morphine analgesia in the rat: Evidence for involvement of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors and peripheral opioid receptors. Psychopharmacology149, 56-62. 

McNally, G.P. (1999). Pain facilitatory circuits in the mammalian central nervous system: Their behavioral significance and role in associative morphine analgesic tolerance.  Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews23, 1059-1078.

McNally, G. P., Gorrisen, M. C., Low, L. F., & Westbrook, R. F. (1999). Effects of contextual cues paired with footshock or illness on behavior and pain sensitivity in the rat. Animal Learning & Behavior27, 416-425.

McNally, G. P., & Westbrook, R. F. (1998).  Test type influences the expression of illness-induced hyperalgesia.  Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior61, 385-394.

McNally, G. P., & Westbrook, R. F. (1998).  Effects of systemic, intracerebral or intrathecal administration of an N-Methyl- d- Aspartate antagonist on associative morphine analgesic tolerance and hyperalgesia in rats.  Behavioral Neuroscience12, 966-978.