Ahmad Hariri, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
The Caspi/Moffitt Laboratory collaborates with Ahmad Hariri in imaging research. Please click here for further information.
Integrating psychology, neuroimaging, pharmacology and molecular genetics in the search for biological pathways mediating individual differences in behavior and related risk for psychopathology.
Nikolova, Yuliya S., and Ahmad R. Hariri. “Can we observe epigenetic effects on human brain function?” Trends in Cognitive Sciences, vol. 19, no. 7, July 2015, pp. 366–73. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.tics.2015.05.003. Full Text
Gorka, Adam X., et al. “Anterior cingulate cortex gray matter volume mediates an association between 2D:4D ratio and trait aggression in women but not men.” Psychoneuroendocrinology, vol. 56, June 2015, pp. 148–56. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2015.03.004. Full Text
Victor, Elizabeth C., et al. “Differential patterns of amygdala and ventral striatum activation predict gender-specific changes in sexual risk behavior.” The Journal of Neuroscience : The Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience, vol. 35, no. 23, June 2015, pp. 8896–900. Epmc, doi:10.1523/jneurosci.0737-15.2015. Full Text
Arloth, Janine, et al. “Genetic Differences in the Immediate Transcriptome Response to Stress Predict Risk-Related Brain Function and Psychiatric Disorders.” Neuron, vol. 86, no. 5, June 2015, pp. 1189–202. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2015.05.034. Full Text
Telch, Michael J., et al. “5-HTTLPR genotype potentiates the effects of war zone stressors on the emergence of PTSD, depressive and anxiety symptoms in soldiers deployed to iraq.” World Psychiatry : Official Journal of the World Psychiatric Association (Wpa), vol. 14, no. 2, June 2015, pp. 198–206. Epmc, doi:10.1002/wps.20215. Full Text
Kochunov, Peter, et al. “Heritability of fractional anisotropy in human white matter: a comparison of Human Connectome Project and ENIGMA-DTI data.” Neuroimage, vol. 111, May 2015, pp. 300–11. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.02.050. Full Text
Gorka, Adam X., et al. “Basal forebrain moderates the magnitude of task-dependent amygdala functional connectivity.” Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, vol. 10, no. 4, Apr. 2015, pp. 501–07. Epmc, doi:10.1093/scan/nsu080. Full Text
Swartz, Johnna R., et al. “Developmental change in amygdala reactivity during adolescence: effects of family history of depression and stressful life events.” The American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 172, no. 3, Mar. 2015, pp. 276–83. Epmc, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2014.14020195. Full Text
Swartz, Johnna R., et al. “A neural biomarker of psychological vulnerability to future life stress.” Neuron, vol. 85, no. 3, Feb. 2015, pp. 505–11. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2014.12.055. Full Text Open Access Copy
Corral-Frías, N. S., et al. “Stress-related anhedonia is associated with ventral striatum reactivity to reward and transdiagnostic psychiatric symptomatology.” Psychological Medicine, vol. 45, no. 12, Jan. 2015, pp. 2605–17. Epmc, doi:10.1017/s0033291715000525. Full Text