food cues & obesity

Courtney, A.L., PeConga E., Wagner D.D., Rapuano, K.M. (2018). Calorie information and dieting status modulate reward and control activation in response to food images. Plos One. [PDF]

Rapuano, K.M., Zieselman, A.L., Kelley, W.M., Sargent, J.D., Heatherton, T.F., Gilbert-Diamond, D. (2016). Genetic risk for obesity predicts nucleus accumbens size and responsivity to real-world food cues. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114 (1), 160-165. [PDF]

Gilbert-Diamond, D., Emond J., Lansigan R, Rapuano, K.M., Kelley, W.M., Heatherton, T.F., Sargent J.D. (2016). Television food advertisement exposure and FTO genotype in relation to excess consumption in children. International Journal of Obesity 41 (1), 23-29. [PDF]

Rapuano, K.M., Huckins, J.F., Sargent, J.D., Heatherton, T.F., Kelley, W.M. (2015). Spontaneous mouth sensorimotor representation in high-adiposity adolescents in response to viewing dynamic food commercials. Cerebral Cortex 26 (6), 2602-2611. [PDF]

Simmons, W.K., Rapuano, K.M., Kallman, S.J., Ingeholm, J.E., Miller, B., Gotts, S.J., Hall, K.D., Martin, A. (2013). Category-specific integration of homeostatic signals in caudal, but not rostral, human insula. Nature neuroscience 16 (11), 1551-1552. [PDF]

Simmons, W.K., Rapuano, K.M., Ingeholm, J.E., Avery, J., Kallman, S.J., Hall, K.D., Martin, A. (2013). The ventral pallidum and orbitofrontal cortex support food pleasantness inferences. Brain Structure & Function, 1863-2653. [PDF]

alcohol cues & underage drinking

Courtney, A.L., Casey, B.J., Rapuano, K.M. (in press). A neurobiological model of alcohol marketing effects on underage drinking.

Courtney, A.L., Rapuano, K.M., Sargent, J.D., Heatherton, T.F., Kelley, W.M. (2018). Reward system activation in response to alcohol advertisements predicts underage drinking. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 79(1), 29-38. [PDF]

Courtney, A.L., Rapuano, K.M., Sargent, J.D., Heatherton, T.F., Kelley, W.M. (2018). Brain Reward Responses Are Behaviorally Relevant. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs 79(1), 41-42. [PDF]

brain dynamics

Kringelbach, M.L. & Rapuano, K.M. (2016). Time in the orbitofrontal cortex. Brain. 139(4): 1010-1013. [PDF]

Figueroa, C.A., Cabral, J, Mocking, R.J.T., Rapuano, K.M., van Hartevelt, T., Schene, A.H., Kringelbach, M.L., Ruhé, H.G. (2019). Altered ability to access a clinically relevant control network in patients remitted from major depressive disorder. Human brain mapping.

Lord, L.D., Expert, P., Atasoy, S., Roseman, L., Rapuano, K.M., Lambiotte, R., Nutt, D.J., Deco, G., Carhart-Harris, R.L, Kringelbach, M.L., Cabral, J. (2019). Dynamical exploration of the repertoire of brain networks at rest is modulated by psilocybin. NeuroImage.

Stevner A.B.A., Vidaurre, D., Cabral J., Rapuano K.M., Nielsen, S.F.V., Tagliazucchi E., Laufs H., Deco G., Woolrich M.W., Van Someren E., Kringelbach M. L. (2019). Discovery of key whole-brain transitions and dynamics during human wakefulness and non-REM sleep. Nature communications, 10(1), 1035.


Ashburn, S., Abugaber, D., Antony, J., Bennion, K., Bridwell, D., Cardenas-Iniguez, C., Doss, M., Fernández, L., Huijsmans, I., Krisst, L., Lapate, R., Layher, E., Leong, J., Li, Y., Marquez, F., Munoz-Rubke, F., Musz, L., Patterson, T., Powers, J., Proklova, D., Rapuano, K., Robinson, S., Ross, J., Samaha, J., Sazma, M., Stewart, A., Stickel, A., Stolk, A., Vilgis, V., Zirnstein, M. (in press). Towards a socially responsible, transparent, and reproducible cognitive neuroscience. In D. Poeppel, M. Gazzaniga, & R. Mangun, The Cognitive Neurosciences VI. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Talkington, W.J., Rapuano, K.M., Hitt, L., Frum, C.A., Lewis, J.W. (2012). Humans mimicking animals: A cortical hierarchy for human vocal communication sounds. The Journal of Neuroscience, 32(23):8084-8093. [PDF]

Lewis, J.W., Frum, C.A., Brefczynski-Lewis, J.A., Talkington, W.J., Walker, N.A., Rapuano, K.M., Kovach, A.L. (2011). Cortical network differences in the sighted versus early blind for recognition of human-produced action sound. Human Brain Mapping, 32:2241-2255. [PDF]