Publications

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2018

 

2017

 

 

 

Cummings, J.R., Ray, L.A., & Tomiyama, A.J. (2017). Food-alcohol competition: As young females eat more food, do they drink less alcohol? Journal of Health Psychology, 22(5), 674-683.

Yardley, M., & Ray, L.A. (2017). Medications development for the treatment of alcohol use disorder: Insights into the predictive value of animal paradigms and human laboratory models. Addiction Biology, 22(3), 581-615.

Bello, M.S., Pang, R.D., Chasson, G.S., Ray, L.A., & Leventhal, A.M. (2017). Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms and Negative Affect During Tobacco Withdrawal in a Non-Clinical Sample of African American Smokers. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 48, 78-86. 

Cservenka, A., Yardley, M.M., & Ray, L.A. (2017). Review: Pharmacogenetics of alcoholism treatment: Implications of ethnic diversity. The American Journal on Addictions, 26(5), 516-525. 

Bullock, K., Cservenka, A., & Ray, L.A. (2017). Severity of alcohol dependence is negatively related to hypothalamic and prefrontal cortical gray matter density in heavy drinking smokers. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 43(3), 281-290.

Westman, J., Bujarski, S.E., & Ray, L.A. (2017). Impulsivity moderates subjective responses to alcohol in alcohol dependent individuals. Alcohol & Alcoholism, 52(2), 249-255.

Lim, A., Cservenka, A., & Ray, L.A. (2017). Effects of alcohol dependence severity on neural correlates of delay discounting. Alcohol & Alcoholism, 52(4), 506-515. 

Ray, L.A., Bujarski, S.E., Shoptaw, S., Roche, D.J.O., Heinzerling, K., & Miotto, K. (2017). Development of the neuroimmune modulator ibudilast for the treatment of alcoholism: A randomized, placebo-controlled, human laboratory trial. Neuropsychopharmacology, 42, 1776-1788. 

Ray, L.A., Bujarski, S., Yardley, M.M., Roche, D.J.O., & Hartwell, E. (2017). Differences between treatment-seeking and non-treatment seeking participants in medication studies for alcoholism: Do they matter? American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 43, 703-710.

Roche, D.J.O., Worley, M., Courtney, K., Bujarski, S., London, E., Shoptaw, S., Ray, L.A. (2017). Naltrexone moderates the relationship between cue-induced craving and subjective response to methamphetamine in individuals with methamphetamine use disorder. Psychopharmacology, 234(13), 1997-2007.

Cservenka, A., Courtney, K., Ghahremani, D., Hutchison, K.E., & Ray, L.A. (2017). Development, initial testing, and challenges of an ecologically valid reward prediction error fMRI task for alcoholism. Alcohol & Alcoholism, 52(5), 617-624. 

 

 

 

 

Courtney, K.E., & Ray, L.A. (2016). Clinical neuroscience of amphetamine-type stimulants: From basic science to treatment development. Progress in Brain Research, 223, 295-310.Bacio, G.A. & Ray, L.A. (2016). Patterns of drinking initiation among Latino youths: Cognitive and contextual explanations of the immigrant paradox. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 1-11.Roche, D.J.O., Ray, L.A., Yardley, M.M., & King, A.C. (2016). Current insights into the mechanisms and treatments for heavy-drinking cigarette smokers. Current Addiction Reports, 3(1), 125-137.

Roche, D.J.O., Lunny, K.F., Yardley, M.M., Louie, S.G., Davies, D.L., Miotto K., & Ray L.A. (2016). A Pilot study of the safety and initial efficacy of ivermectin for the treatment of alcohol use disorder. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 40(6), 1312-1320.

Green, R., Bujarski, S., Roche, D.J.O., & Ray, L.A. (2016). Relationship between negative affect and smoking topography in heavy drinking smokers. Addictive Behaviors, 61, 53-57.

Chung, T., Noronha, A., Carroll, K.M., Potenza, M.N., Hutchison, K., Calhoun, V.D., Gabrieli, J.D.E., Morgenstern, J., Nixon, S.J., Wexler, B.E., Brewer, J., Ray, L.A., Filbey, F., Strauman, T.J., Kober, H., & Feldstein Ewing, S.W. (2016). Brain Mechanisms of Change in Addiction Treatment: Models, Methods, and Emerging Findings. Current Addiction Reports, 3(3), 332-342.

Bujarski, S. & Ray, L.A. (2016). Experimental psychopathology paradigms for alcohol use disorder: Applications for translational research. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 86, 11-22.

Courtney, K.E., Ghahremani, D.G., & Ray, L.A. (2016). The effects of pharmacological opioid blockade on neural measures of drug cue-reactivity in humans. Neuropsychopharmacology, 41(12), 2872-2881.

Hartwell, E.E., Moallem, N.R., Courtney, K.E., Glasner-Edwards, S., & Ray, L.A. (2016). Sex differences in the association between internalizing symptoms and craving in methamphetamine users. Journal of Addiction Medicine, 10(6), 395-401.

2015

 

 

 

 

 

Bidwell, L.C., Knopik, V.S., Audrain-McGovern,J., Glynn, T.R., Spillane, N.S., Ray, L.A., Riggs, N.R., Guillot, C., Pang,R.D., & Leventhal, A.M. (2015). Novelty seeking as a phenotypic marker of adolescent substance use. Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment, 9(Suppl 1), 1-10.

Yardley, M.M., Mirbaba, M.M., & Ray, L.A. (2015). Pharmacological options for smoking cessation in heavy-drinking smokers. CNS Drugs, 29(10), 833-845.

Hartwell, E.E., Bujarski, S., Glasner-Edwards, S., & Ray, L.A. (2015). The association of alcoholism severity with sleep quality in problem alcohol users. Alcohol & Alcoholism, 50(5), 536-541.

Ray, L.A., Courtney, K., Ghahremani, D., Miotto, K., Brody, A. & London, E.D. (2015). Varenicline, naltrexone, and their combination for heavy drinking smokers: Preliminary neuroimaging findings. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 41(1), 35-44.

Courtney, K.E., Ghahremani, D.G., & Ray, L.A. (2015). The effect of alcohol priming on neural markers of alcohol cue-reactivity. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 41(4), 300-308.

Bujarski, S.E., Lau, A., Lee, S., & Ray, L.A. (2015). Genetic and environmental predictors of alcohol use in Asian American young adults. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 76(5), 690-699.

 

Courtney, K. & Ray, L.A. (2014). Subjective response to alcohol in the lab predicts neural response to alcohol cues. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 75(1), 124-35.

Bacio, G.A., Lunny, K.F., Webb, J.N., & Ray, L.A. (2014). Alcohol use following and alcohol challenge and a brief intervention among alcohol-dependent individuals. American Journal on Addiction, 23(1), 96-101.

Bacio, G.A., Moore, A., Karno, M., & Ray, L.A. (2014). Determinants of problem drinking and depression among Latino day laborers. Substance Use & Misuse, 49(8), 1039-1048.

Miranda Jr., R., Monti, P.M., Ray, L.A., Treloar, H.R., Reynolds, E.K., Ramirez, J., Chun, T., Gwaltney, C.J., Justus, A., Tidey, J., Blanchard, A., & Magill, M. (2014). Characterizing subjective responses to alcohol among adolescent problem drinkers. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 123(1), 117-29.

Ray, L.A., Bujarski, S., Squeglia, L.M., Ashenhurst, J.R., & Anton, R. (2014). Interactive effects of OPRM1 and DAT1 genetic variation on subjective responses to alcohol. Alcohol & Alcoholism, 49(3), 261-270.

DeMartini, K.S., Devine, E., DiClemente, C., Martin, D., Ray, L.A., & O’Malley, S.S. (2014). Predictors of pre-treatment commitment to abstinence: Results from the COMBINE Trial. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 75(3), 438-446.

MacKillop, J., Amlung, M.T., Acker, J., Gray, J.C., Brown, C.L., Murphy, J.G., Ray, L.A., & Sweet, L.H. (2014). The neuroeconomics of alcohol demand: an initial investigation of the neural correlates of alcohol cost-benefit decision making in heavy drinking men. Neuropsychopharmacology, 39(8), 1988-1995.

Roche, D., Bujarski, S., Moallem, N., Guzman, I., Shapiro, J., & Ray, L.A. (2014). Predictors of smoking lapse in a human laboratory paradigm. Psychopharmacology, 231(14). 2889-2897.

Courtney, K., Ghahremani, D., London, E.D., & Ray, L.A. (2014). The association between cue reactivity in the precuneus and level of dependence on nicotine and alcohol. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 141, 21-26.

Bujarski, S. & Ray, L.A. (2014). Subjective response to alcohol and associated craving in heavy drinkers vs. alcohol dependents: An examination of Koob’s allostatic model in humans. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 140, 161-167.

Ashenhurst, J.R., Bujarski, S., Jentsch, J.D., & Ray, L.A. (2014). Modeling behavioral reactivity to losses and rewards on the Balloon Analogue Risk Task (BART): Moderation by alcohol problem severity. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 22(4), 298-306.

Ray, L.A., Courtney, K., Ghahremani, D., Miotto, K., Brody, A., & London, E.D. (2014). Varenicline, low dose naltrexone, and their combination for heavy drinking smokers: Human laboratory findings. Psychopharmacology, 231, 3843-3853.

Ray, L.A., Courtney, K., Ghahremani, D., Miotto, K., Brody, A. & London, E.D. (2014). Varenicline, naltrexone, and their combination for heavy drinking smokers: Preliminary neuroimaging findings. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 41(1), 35-44.

Bacio, G.A., Guzman, I.Y., Shapiro, J.R., & Ray, L.A. (2014). Differences in quit attempts between Black and White daily smokers: the role of smoking motives. Addictive Behaviors, 39, 1769-1772.

Bujarski, S., Roche, D., Lunny, K., Moallem, N.R., Courtney, K.E., Allen, V., Hartwell, E., Leventhal, A., Rohrbaugh, T., & Ray, L.A. (2014). The relationship between methamphetamine and alcohol use in a community sample of methamphetamine users. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 142, 127-132.

Courtney, K.E. & Ray, L.A. (2014). Methamphetamine: An update on epidemiology, pharmacology, clinical phenomenology, and treatment literature. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 143, 11-21.

Sujan, A. C., Humphreys, K. L., Ray, L. A., & Lee, S. S. (2014). Differential association of child abuse with self-reported versus laboratory-based impulsivity and risk-taking in young adulthood. Child Maltreatment, 19(3-4), 145-155.

Bujarski, S. & Ray, L.A. (2014). Negative affect is associated with alcohol, but not cigarette use in heavy drinking smokers. Addictive Behaviors, 39, 1723-1729.

Miranda Jr., R., Ray, L.A., Blanchard, A., Reynolds, E.K., Monti, P.M., Chun, T., Justus, A., Swift, R. M., Tidey, J., Gwaltney, C.J., & Ramirez, J. (2013). Effects of naltrexone on adolescent alcohol cue-reactivity and sensitivity: An initial randomized trial. Addiction Biology, 19(5), 941-954.

2013
Miranda, R. Jr., Reynolds, E., Ray, L.A., Justus, A., Knopik, V.S., McGeary, J., & Meyerson, L.A. (2013). Preliminary evidence for a gene-environment interaction in predicting alcohol use disorders in adolescents. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 37(2), 325-331

Ray, L.A., Bujarski, S., MacKillop, J., Courtney, K.E., Monti, P.M., & Miotto, K. (2013). Subjective response to alcohol among alcohol-dependent individuals: effects of the μ-opioid receptor (OPRM1) gene and alcoholism severity. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 37(1), E116-E124

Bujarski, S., O’Malley, S., Lunny, K.N., & Ray, L.A. (2013). The effects of drinking goal on treatment outcome for alcoholism. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 81(1), 13-22.

Courtney, K.E., Ghahremani, D., & Ray, L.A. (2013). Fronto-striatal functional connectivity during response inhibition in alcohol dependence. Addiction Biology, 18(3), 593-604.

Ray, L.A., Lunny, K., Bujarski, S., Moallem, N., Krull, J.L., & Miotto, K. (2013). The effects of varenicline on stress-induced and cue-induced craving for cigarettes. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 131(1-2), 136-142.

Courtney, K.E., Ashenhurst, J., Bacio, G., Moallem, N., Bujarski, S., Hartwell, E., & Ray, L.A. (2013). Subjective response to alcohol and alcohol craving: Validation of the Desires for Alcohol Questionnaire (DAQ) in the human lab. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 74(5), 797-802.

Ray, L.A., Sehl, M., Bujarski, S., Hutchison, K.E., Blaine, S., & Enoch, M. (2013). The CRHR1 gene, trauma exposure, and alcoholism risk: A test of G × E effects. Genes, Brain & Behavior, 12(4), 361-369.

Hartwell, E. & Ray, L.A. (2013). Sex moderates stress reactivity in heavy drinkers. Addictive Behaviors, 38(11), 2643-2646. 

Moallem, N.R., Courtney, K.E., Bacio, G.A., & Ray, L.A. (2013). Modeling alcoholism severity: An integrative structural equation modeling approach. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 4:75. 

Ray, L.A., Courtney, K., Hutchison, K.E., MacKillop, J., Galvan, A., & Ghahremani, D. (2013). Initial evidence that OPRM1 genotype moderates ventral and dorsal striatum functional connectivity during alcohol cues. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 37 Suppl 1, E116-24.

2012
Heinzerling, K.G., McCracken, J.T., Swanson, A.N., Ray, L.A., Shoptaw, S.J. (2012). COMT Val158Met, BDNF Val66Met, and OPRM1 Asn40Asp, and methamphetamine dependence treatment response: Preliminary Investigations. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 32(1):135-137.

Moallem, N. & Ray, L.A. (2012). Quetiapine improves response inhibition in alcohol dependent patients: A placebo-controlled pilot study. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior, 100(3), 490-493.

Ray, L.A., Courtney, K.E., Bujarski, S., & Squeglia, L.M. (2012). Pharmacogenetics of alcoholism: a clinical neuroscience perspective. Pharmacogenomics, 13(2), 129-132.

Ray, L.A., Bujarski, S., Chin, P.F., & Miotto, K. (2012). Pharmacogenetics of naltrexone in Asian Americans: A randomized placebo-controlled laboratory study. Neuropsychopharmacology, 37(2), 445-455.

Ray, L. A., Barr, C.S., Blendy, J.A., Oslin, D., Goldman, D., & Anton, R.F. (2012). The role of the Asn40Asp polymorphism of the mu opioid receptor (OPRM1) gene on alcoholism etiology and treatment: a critical review. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 36(3), 385-394.

Courtney, K.E., Arellano, R., Barkley-Levenson, E., Gálvan, A., Poldrack, R.A., MacKillop, J., Jentsch, J.D., & Ray, L.A. (2012). The relationship between measures of impulsivity and alcohol misuse: an integrative structural equation modeling approach. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 36(6), 923-31.

Leventhal, A.M., Ray, L.A., Rhee, S.H., & Unger, J.B. (2012). Genetic and environmental influences on the association between depressive symptom dimensions and smoking initiation among Chinese adolescent twins. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 14(5), 559-68.

MacKillop, J., Amlung, M., Wier, L., David, S., Ray, L.A., Bickell, W., & Sweet, L.H. (2012). The neuroeconomics of nicotine dependence: A preliminary study of delay discounting of monetary and cigarette rewards in smokers using fMRI. Psychiatry Research, 202(1), 20-29.

Plebani, J., Ray, L.A., Morean, M.E., Corbin, W.R., MacKillop, J., Amlung, M., King, A.C. (2012). Human laboratory paradigms in alcohol research. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 36(6), 972-983.

Bujarski, S., MacKillop, J., & Ray, L.A. (2012). Understanding naltrexone mechanism of action and pharmacogenetics in asian americans via behavior economics: A preliminary study. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 20(3), 181-190.

Moallem, N. & Ray, L.A. (2012). Dimensions of impulsivity among heavy drinkers, smokers, and heavy drinking smokers: singular and combined effects. Addictive Behaviors, 37(7), 871-874.

Tartter, M. & Ray, L.A. (2012). A prospective study of laboratory-based stress and alcohol craving in heavy drinkers. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior, 101(4), 625-631.

Ray, L. A. (2012). Clinical neuroscience of addiction: Applications to psychological science and practice. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 19(2), 154-166.

Ashenhurst, J.R., Bujarski, S., & Ray, L.A. (2012). Delta and kappa opioid receptor polymorphisms influence the effects of naltrexone on subjective responses to alcohol. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior, 103(2), 253-259.

Bholat, M.A., Ray, L.A., Brensilver, M., Ling, K., & Shoptaw, S. (2012). Integration of behavioral medicine in primary care. Primary Care, 39(4), 605-614.

2011
Ray, L.A. (2011). Stress-induced and cue-induced craving for alcohol in heavy drinkers: Preliminary evidence of genetic moderation by the OPRM1 and CRH-BP genes. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 35(1), 166-174.

Ray, L.A., Hart, E., Chin, P.F. (2011). Self-rating of the effects of alcohol (SRE): Predictive utility and reliability across interview and self-report administrations. Addictive Behaviors, 36(3), 241-3.

Ray, L.A., Hart, E., Chelminski, I., Young, D., & Zimmerman, M. (2011). Clinical correlates of desire for treatment for current alcohol dependence in patients with a primary psychiatric disorder. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 37(2), 105-110.

Ferriter, C. & Ray, L.A. (2011). Binge eating and binge drinking: an integrative review. Eating Behaviors, 12(2), 99-107.

MacKillop, J., Amlung, M. T., Few, L.R., Ray, L.A., Sweet, L.H., Munafo, M.R. (2011). Delayed reward discounting and addictive behavior: a meta-analysis. Psychopharmacology, 216(3), 305-21.

Hutchison, K.E. & Ray, L.A. (2011). New approaches to identifying rare genetic variants associated with nicotine dependence. Biological Psychiatry, 70(6) 500-501.

Ray, L.A., Chin, P.F., Heydari, A., & Miotto, K. (2011). A human laboratory study of the effects of quetiapine on subjective intoxication and alcohol craving. Psychopharmacology, 317(3), 341-351.

Tartter, M. & Ray, L.A. (2011). The serotonin transporter polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) and alcohol problems in heavy drinkers: moderation by depressive symptoms. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 2:49, 1-7.

Ashenhurst, J., Jentsch, J.D., & Ray, L.A. (2011). Risk-taking and alcohol use disorders symptomatology in a sample of problem drinkers. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 19(5), 361-70.

2010
Miranda, R., Ray, L.A., Justus, A., Meyerson, L.A., Knopik, V.S., McGeary, J., & Monti, P.M. (2010). Initial evidence of an association between OPRM1 gene and adolescent alcohol misuse. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 34(1), 1-11.

MacKillop, J., Miranda, R., Jr., Monti, P. M., Ray, L. A., Murphy, J.G., Rohsenow, D. J., McGeary, J. E., Swift, R. M., Tidey, J. W., & Gwaltney, C. J. (2010) Alcohol demand, delayed reward discounting, and craving in relation to drinking and alcohol use disorders. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119 (1), 106-114.

Ray, L.A., Miranda Jr., R., Tidey, J.W., McGeary, J.E., MacKillop, J., Gwaltney, C.J., Rohsenow, D.J., Swift, R.M., & Monti, P.M. (2010). Polymorphisms of the μ-opioid receptor and dopamine D4 receptor genes and subjective responses to alcohol in the natural environment. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119 (1), 115-125.

Ray, L.A., Chin, P.F., & Miotto, K. (2010). Naltrexone for the treatment of alcoholism: clinical findings, mechanisms of action, and pharmacogenetics. CNS & Neurological Disorders – Drug Targets, 9 (1), 13-22.

Ray, L.A., MacKillop, J., & Monti, P. (2010). Subjective responses to alcohol consumption as endophenotypes: advancing genetics into etiological and treatment models of alcoholism. Subst Use Misuse, 45(11), 1742-1765.

Ray, L.A., Hutchison, K.E., & Tartter, M. (2010). Application of human laboratory models to pharmacotherapy development for alcohol dependence. Current Pharmaceutical Design, 16(19), 2149-2158.

Ray, L.A., Heydari, A., & Zorick, T. (2010). Quetiapine for the treatment of alcoholism: scientific rationale and review of the literature. Drug and Alcohol Review, 29(5), 568-575.

MacKillop, J., O’Hagen, S., Lisman, S.A., Murphy, J.G., Ray, L.A., McGeary, J.E., Tidey, J.W., & Monti, P.E. (2010). Behavioral economic analysis of cue-elicited craving for alcohol. Addiction, 105(9), 1599-607.

Ray, L.A., Hutchison, K.E., Ashenhurst, J., & Morrow, A.L. (2010). Naltrexone selectively elevates GABAergic neurosteroid levels in heavy drinkers with the Asp40 allele of the OPRM1 gene: a pilot investigation. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 34(8), 1479-1487.

Ray, L.A., Krull, J.L., Leggio, L. (2010). The effects of naltrexone among alcohol non-abstainers: Results from the COMBINE Study. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 10:3389.

Leventhal, A., Brightman, M., Ameringer, K.J., Greenberg, J., Mickens, L., Ray, L.A., & Sussman, S. (2010). Anhedonia associates with stimulant use and dependence in a population-based sample of American adults. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 18(6), 562-569.

2009
Filbey, F., Ray, L.A., Smolen, A., Claus, E., Audette, A., & Hutchison, K.E. (2009). Differential neural response to alcohol priming and alcohol taste cues is associated with DRD4 VNTR and OPRM1 genotype. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 32(7), 1113-1123.

Ray, L.A., Bryan, A., MacKillop, J., McGeary, J., Hesterberg, K. & Hutchison, K.E. (2009). The Dopamine D4 receptor (DRD4) gene exon III polymorphism, problematic alcohol use, and novelty seeking: direct and mediated genetic effects. Addiction Biology, 14(2), 238-244.

MacKillop, J., Murphy, J.G., Tidey, J., Kahler, C., Ray, L.A., & Bickel, W. (2009). Latent structure of the facets of alcohol reinforcement from a behavioral economic demand curve. Psychopharmacology, 203(1), 33-40.

Ray, L.A., MacKillop, J., Leggio, L., Morgan, M., & Hutchison, K.E. (2009). Effects of naltrexone on cortisol levels in heavy drinkers. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior, 91, 489-494.

Leventhal, A.M., Kahler, C.W., Ray, L.A., & Zimmerman, M. (2009). Refining the depression-nicotine dependence link: patterns of depressive symptoms in psychiatric outpatients with current, past, and no history of nicotine dependence. Addictive Behaviors, 34(3), 297-303.

Ray, L.A., Miranda, R., Jr., MacKillop, J., McGeary, J. E., Tidey, J. W., Rohsenow, D. J., Gwaltney, C. J., Swift, R. M., & Monti, P. M. (2009). A preliminary pharmacogenetic investigation of adverse events from topiramate in heavy drinkers. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 17,122-129.

Ray, L.A., Hutchison, K.E., Leventhal, A., Miranda, R. Jr., Francione, C., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Zimmerman, M. (2009). Diagnosing alcohol abuse in alcohol dependent individuals: diagnostic and clinical implications. Addictive Behaviors, 34, 587-592.

Magill, M., & Ray, L.A. (2009). Cognitive-behavioral treatment with adult alcohol and illicit drug users: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 70, 516-527.

Ray, L.A., & Hutchison, K.E. (2009). Associations among GABRG1, level of response to alcohol, and drinking behaviors. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 33(8), 1382-1390.

Leggio, L., Ray, L.A., Kenna, G., and Swift, R.M. (2009). Blood glucose level, alcohol heavy drinking, and alcohol craving during treatment for alcohol dependence: results from the Combined Pharmacotherapies and Behavioral Interventions for Alcohol Dependence (COMBINE) Study. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 33(9), 1539-1544.

Leventhal, A.M., Waters, A.J., Kahler, C.W., Ray, L.A., & Sussman, S. (2009). Relations between anhedonia and smoking motivation. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 11(9), 1047-1054.

Witkiewitz, K., Holmes, A., Ray, L.A., Murphy, J.G., Richardson, H.N., Chen, Y.-C., McDevitt-Murphy, M.E., Cruz, M.T., & Roberto, M. (2009). Young investigator award symposium. Alcohol, 43, 499-508.

Ray, L.A., MacKillop, J., Leventhal, A., & Hutchison, K.E. (2009) Catching the alcohol buzz: an examination of the latent factor structure of subjective intoxication. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 33(12), 2154-2161.

Ray, L.A., & Oslin, D.W. (2009). Naltrexone for the treatment of alcohol dependence among African Americans: Results from the COMBINE Study. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 105(3), 256-258.

Ray, L.A., Capone, C., Sheets, E., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Zimmerman, M. (2009). Posttraumatic stress disorder with and without alcohol use disorders: diagnostic and clinical correlates in a psychiatric sample. Psychiatry Research, 170 (2-3), 278-281.

2008
Miranda, R. Jr., Rohsenow, D.J., Monti, P.M., Tidey, J., & Ray, L.A. (2008). Effects of repeated days of smoking cue-exposure on urge to smoke and physiological reactivity. Addictive Behaviors, 33(2), 347-353.

Miranda, R. Jr., MacKillop J., Monti, P.M., Rohsenow, D.J., Tidey, J., Gwaltney, C., Swift, R., Ray, L.A., & McGeary, J.E. (2008). Effects of topiramate on urge to drink and the subjective effects of alcohol : A preliminary laboratory study. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 32(3), 489-497.

Leventhal, A.M., Kahler, C.W., Ray, L.A., Stone, K., & Zimmerman, M. (2008). Anhedonia and amotivation in psychiatric outpatients with fully remitted stimulant use disorder. American Journal on Addictions, 17(3), 218-223.

Ray, L.A., Miranda Jr., R., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Zimmerman, M. (2008). Diagnostic orphans for alcohol use disorders in a treatment-seeking psychiatric sample. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 96(1-2), 187-191.

MacKillop, J., Murphy, J.G., Ray, L.A., Eisenberg, D.T.A., Lisman, S.A., Lum, J.K., & Wilson, D.S. (2008). Further validation of the cigarette purchase task for assessing the relative reinforcing efficacy of nicotine in college smokers. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 16(1), 57-65.

Ray, L.A., Kahler, C., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Zimmerman, M. (2008). The factor structure and severity of DSM-IV alcohol abuse and dependence symptoms in psychiatric outpatients. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 69(4), 496-499.

Ray, L.A., Hutchison, K.E., MacKillop, J., Miranda, R. Jr., Audette, A., Swift, R., & Monti, P.M. (2008). Effects of naltrexone during the descending limb of the blood alcohol curve. American Journal on Addictions, 17(4), 257-264.

Haughey, H.M., Ray, L.A., Finan, P., Villanueva, R., Nicolescu, M., & Hutchison, K.E. (2008). Human gamma-aminobutyric acid A receptor alpha2 gene moderates the acute effects of alcohol and brain mRNA expression. Genes, Brain, and Behavior, 7(4), 447-454.

2007
Bryan, A., Ray, L.A., & Cooper, M.L. (2007). Alcohol use and protective sexual behaviors among high-risk adolescents: A prospective analysis. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 68(3), 327-335.

Ray, L.A., Meskew-Stacer, S., & Hutchison, K.E. (2007). The relationship between prospective self-rating of alcohol sensitivity and craving and experimental results from two alcohol challenge studies. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 68(3), 379-384.

Ray, L.A., Rhee, S.H., Stallings, M.S., Knopik, V., & Hutchison, K.E. (2007). Examining the heritability of a laboratory-based smoking endophenotype: Initial Results from an experimental twin study. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 10(4), 546-553.

Ray, L.A., Miranda, R. Jr., Kahler, C.M., Leventhal, A.M., Monti, P.M., Swift, R., & Hutchison, K.E. (2007). Pharmacological effects of naltrexone and intravenous alcohol on craving for cigarettes: A pilot study. Psychopharmacology, 193(4), 449-456.

Ray, L.A., & Hutchison, K.E. (2007). Effects of naltrexone on alcohol sensitivity and genetic moderators of medication response: A double-blind placebo-controlled study. Archives of General Psychiatry, 64(9), 1069-1077.

Ray, L.A., MacKillop, J., & Hutchison, K.E. (2007). Pharmacogenetics of the μ-opioid receptor and the treatment of addictions. Personalized Medicine, 4(2), 217-220.

2006
Hutchison, K.E., Ray, L.A., Sandman, E., Rutter, M.C., Peters, A., & Swift, R. (2006). The effect of olanzapine on craving and alcohol consumption. Neuropsychopharmacology, 31, 1310-1317.

Ray, L.A., McGeary, J., Marshall, E., & Hutchison, K.E. (2006). Risk factors for alcohol misuse: Examining heart rate response to alcohol, alcohol sensitivity, and personality constructs. Addictive Behaviors, 31(11), 1959-1973.

Ray, L.A., Hutchison, K.E., & Bryan, A. (2006). Psychosocial predictors of treatment outcome, dropout, and change processes in a pharmacological clinical trial for alcohol dependence. Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment, 5(4), 179-190.

2005
Hines, L., Ray, L.A., Hutchison, K.E., & Tabakoff, B. (2005). Alcoholism: The dissection for endophenotypes. Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience, 7(3), 153-163.

2004
Ray, L.A., & Hutchison, K. E. (2004). A polymorphism of the mu-opioid receptor gene (OPRM1) and sensitivity to the effects of alcohol in humans. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 28, 1789-1795.

Fromme, K., de Witt, H., Hutchison, K.E., Ray, L.A., Corbin, W.R., Cook, T.A., & Wall, T.L. (2004). Biological and behavioral markers of alcohol sensitivity. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 28(2), 247-256.