Bryant, KG, Singh, B, Barker, JM (2022). Reinforcement history dependent effects of low dose ethanol on reward motivation in male and female mice. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, Special Issue: The Role in Alcohol Modifying Behavior.


Pirino, BE, Martin, CR, Carpenter, BA, Curtis, GR, Curran-Alfaro, CM, Samels, SB, Barker, JM, Karkhanis, AN, Barson, JR (2022). Sex-related differences in pattern of ethanol drinking under the intermittent-access model and its impact on exploratory behavior in Long-Evans rats. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research.

Bryant, KG, Barker, JM (2020). Arbitration of approach-avoidance conflict by ventral hippocampus. Frontiers in Neuroscience.

Giacometti, LL, Huang, F, Hamilton, B, Barker, JM (2020). Brain region-dependent alterations in polysialic acid immunoreactivity across the estrous cycle. Hormones and Behavior. 126: 104851

Giacometti, LL, Chandran, K, Figueroa, L & Barker, JM (2020). Astrocyte modulation reverses ethanol dependence-induced impairments in extinction learning in female mice. Neuropharmacology.179: 108272.

Barker, JM, Bryant, KG, Montiel-Ramos, A, Goldwasser, B, Chandler LJ (2020). Selective deficits in contingency-driven ethanol seeking following chronic ethanol exposure in male mice. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 44(9): 1896-1905.

Giacometti, LL & Barker, JM (2020). Sex Differences the Glutamate System: Implications for Addiction. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 113. 157-168.

Giacometti, LL & Barker, JM (2019). Comorbid HIV infection and alcohol use disorders: converging mechanisms underlying neurocognitive dysfunction. Brain Research.

Xie, Q, Buck, LA, Bryant, KG, Barker, JM (2019). Sex differences in ethanol reward seeking under conflict in mice. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 43(7): 1556-1566.

Barker JM, Bryant KG, Chandler LJ (2018). Inactivation of ventral hippocampus projections promotes sensitivity to changes in contingency. Learn Mem. Dec 17;26(1):1-8.

Whyte AJ, Torregrossa MM, Barker JM, Gourley SL (2018). Editorial: Long-Term Consequences of Adolescent Drug Use: Evidence From Pre-clinical and Clinical Models. Front Behav Neurosci. May 3;12:83.

Barker, JM & Taylor, JR (2018). Sex differences in incentive motivation and the relationship to the development and maintenance of alcohol use disorders. Physiology and Behavior.

Barker, JM, Glen, WB, Linsenbardt, DN, Lapish, CC & Chandler, LJ (2018). Habitual behavior is mediated by a shift in response-outcome encoding in infralimbic cortex. eNeuro. 4(6).

Keistler, CR, Hammarlund, E, Barker, JM, Bond, C, DiLeone, RJ, Pittenger, C & Taylor, JR (2017). Regulation of alcohol extinction and cue-induced reinstatement by specific afferents between medial prefrontal cortex, nucleus accumbens, and basolateral amygdala.  J Neurosci. 37(17): 4462-4471.

Barker, JM, Bryant, KG, Osborne, JI & Chandler, LJ (2017). Age and sex interact to mediate the effects of intermittent, high-dose ethanol exposure on behavioral flexibility. Front Pharmacol. 8(450).

Barker, JM, Lench, DH & Chandler, LJ (2016). Reversal of alcohol dependence-induced deficits in cue-guided behavior via mGluR2/3 signaling. Psychopharm. 233(2): 235-42.

Barker, JM, Corbit, LH, Robinson, DL, Gremel CM, Gonzales, RA & Chandler, LJ (2015). Corticostriatal circuitry and habitual ethanol seeking. Alcohol. 49(8): 817-24.

Keistler, CR, Barker, JM, & Taylor, JR (2015). Infralimbic prefrontal cortex interacts with nucleus accumbens shell to unmask expression of outcome-selective Pavlovian-to-instrumental transfer. Learn Mem.  22(1): 509-513.

Barker JM, Taylor JR, De Vries TJ, and Peters J (2014). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor and addiction: Pathological versus therapeutic effects on drug seeking. Brain Research. (14): 01480-2.


Barker, JM & Taylor, JR (2014). Alcohol habits: modeling the transition from casual drinking to addiction. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 47, 281-94.


Barker, JM, Taylor, JR & Chandler, LJ (2014). A unifying model of the role of the infralimbic cortex in extinction and habits.  Learn Mem 21(9), 441-448.


Barker, JM, Zhang, H, Villafane, JJ, Wang, TL, Torregrossa, MM & Taylor, JR (2014). Epigenetic regulation of 5HT3 signaling is predictive of risk for habitual and compulsive ethanol seeking. Eur J Neurosci, 39(6), 999-1008.

Barker, JM, Torregrossa, MM & Taylor JR (2013). Bidirectional modulation of infralimbic dopamine D1 and D2 receptor activity regulates flexible reward seeking. Front Neurosci 7: 126.

Barker, JM, Torregrossa, MM & Taylor JR (2012). Low prefrontal PSA-NCAM confers risk for alcoholism-related behavior. Nat Neurosci 15(10): 1356-1358.

Barker, JM, Torregrossa, MT, Arnold, AP, Taylor, JR (2010). Dissociation of genetic and hormonal influences on sex differences in alcoholism-related behaviors. J Neurosci 30 (27): 9140-44.