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Optogenetic Activation of the Infralimbic Cortex Suppresses the Return of Appetitive Pavlovian-Conditioned Responding Following Extinction.
Villaruel FR, Lacroix F, Sanio C, Sparks DW, Chapman CA, Chaudhri N. Cereb Cortex. 2017

Alcohol-seeking and relapse: A focus on incentive salience and contextual conditioning.
Valyear MD, Villaruel FR, Chaudhri N. Behavioural processes. 2017.

Varenicline Reduces Context-Induced Relapse to Alcohol-Seeking through Actions in the Nucleus Accumbens.
Lacroix F, Pettorelli A, Maddux JN, Heidari-Jam A, Chaudhri N. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2017.

Postretrieval Extinction Attenuates Alcohol Cue Reactivity in Rats.
Cofresí RU, Lewis SM, Chaudhri N, Lee HJ, Monfils MH, Gonzales RA. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research. 2017.

Nicotine-induced enhancement of Pavlovian alcohol-seeking behavior in rats.
Maddux JN, Chaudhri N. Psychopharmacology. 2017

Alcohol-Seeking Triggered by Discrete Pavlovian Cues is Invigorated by Alcohol Contexts and Mediated by Glutamate Signaling in the Basolateral Amygdala.
Sciascia JM, Reese RM, Janak PH, Chaudhri N. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2015.

Inactivating the infralimbic but not prelimbic medial prefrontal cortex facilitates the extinction of appetitive Pavlovian conditioning in Long-Evans rats.
Mendoza J, Sanio C, Chaudhri N. Neurobiology of learning and memory. 2015.

The attribution of incentive salience to Pavlovian alcohol cues: a shift from goal-tracking to sign-tracking.
Srey CS, Maddux JM, Chaudhri N. Frontiers in behavioral neuroscience. 2015.

Pavlovian-conditioned alcohol-seeking behavior in rats is invigorated by the interaction between discrete and contextual alcohol cues: implications for relapse.
Remedios J, Woods C, Tardif C, Janak PH, Chaudhri N. Brain and behavior. 2014.

Vendor differences in alcohol consumption and the contribution of dopamine receptors to Pavlovian-conditioned alcohol-seeking in Long-Evans rats.
Sparks LM, Sciascia JM, Ayorech Z, Chaudhri N. Psychopharmacology. 2014.

Unilateral inactivation of the basolateral amygdala attenuates context-induced renewal of Pavlovian-conditioned alcohol-seeking.
Chaudhri N, Woods CA, Sahuque LL, Gill TM, Janak PH. The European journal of neuroscience. 2013

Separable roles of the nucleus accumbens core and shell in context- and cue-induced alcohol-seeking.
Chaudhri N, Sahuque LL, Schairer WW, Janak PH. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2010.

The Potent Effect of Environmental Context on Relapse to Alcohol-Seeking After Extinction.
Janak PH, Chaudhri N. The open addiction journal. 2010.

Context-induced relapse of conditioned behavioral responding to ethanol cues in rats.
Chaudhri N, Sahuque LL, Janak PH. Biological psychiatry. 2008.

Complex interactions between nicotine and nonpharmacological stimuli reveal multiple roles for nicotine in reinforcement.
Chaudhri N, Caggiula AR, Donny EC, Palmatier MI, Liu X, Sved AF. Psychopharmacology. 2006.

Sex differences in the contribution of nicotine and nonpharmacological stimuli to nicotine self-administration in rats.
Chaudhri N, Caggiula AR, Donny EC, Booth S, Gharib MA, Craven LA, Allen SS, Sved AF, Perkins KA. Psychopharmacology. 2005.

Operant responding for a visual reinforcer in rats is enhanced by noncontingent nicotine: implications for nicotine self-administration and reinforcement.
Donny EC, Chaudhri N, Caggiula AR, Evans-Martin FF, Booth S, Gharib MA, Clements LA, Sved AF. Psychopharmacology. 2003.