Publications

Muscatell, K. A., Moeini, M., Inagaki, T. K., Dutcher, J. D., Jevtic, I., Breen, E. C., Irwin, M. R., & Eisenberger, N. I. (in press). Exposure to an inflammatory challenge enhances neural sensitivity to negative and positive social feedback. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. Muscatell_in press_BBI

Dedovic, K., Slavich, G. M., Muscatell, K. A., Irwin, M. R., & Eisenberger, N. I. (in press). Dorsal anterior cingulate cortex responses to repeated social evaluative feedback in young women with and without past history of major depressive disorder. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. Dedovic_FrontBehavNeuro_2016

Dutcher, J., Creswell, J. D., Pacilio, L. E., Harris, P. R., Klein, W. M. P., Levine, J. M., Bower, J. E., Muscatell, K. A., & Eisenberger, N. I. (in press). Self-affirmation activates the ventral striatum: A possible reward-related mechanism for self-affirmation. Psychological ScienceDutcher_PsychSci_inpress

Muscatell, K.A., Dedovic, K., Slavich, G. M., Jarcho, M. R., Breen, E. C., Bower, J. E., Irwin, M. R., & Eisenberger, N. I. (in press). Neural mechanisms linking social status and inflammatory responses to social stress. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. Muscatell_in press_SCAN

Inagaki, T. K., Muscatell, K. A., Moieni, M., Dutcher, J. D., Jevtic, I., Breen, E. C., Irwin, M. R., & Eisenberger, N. I. (in press). Yearning for connection? Loneliness is associated with increased ventral striatum activity to close others. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. Inagaki_Muscatell_in press

Muscatell, K. A., Eisenberger, N. I., Dutcher, J. D., Cole, S. W., & Bower, J E. (2016). Links between inflammation, amygdala reactivity, and social support in breast cancer survivors. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 53, 34-38. Muscatell_2016_BBI

Muscatell, K.A., Dedovic, K., Slavich, G. M., Jarcho, M. R., Breen, E. C., Bower, J. E., Irwin, M. R., & Eisenberger, N. I. (2015). Greater amygdala activity and dorsomedial prefrontal-amygdala coupling are associated with enhanced inflammatory responses to stress. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 43, 46-53Muscatell_2015_BBI

Inagaki, T. K., Muscatell, K. A., Moieni, M., Dutcher, J. D., Jevtic, I., Breen, E. C., Irwin, M. R., & Eisenberger, N. I. (2015). The role of the ventral striatum in inflammatory-induced approach toward support figures. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 44, 247-252. Inagaki_Muscatell_2015_BBI

Muscatell, K. A., & Eisenberger, N. I. (2012). A social neuroscience perspective on stress and health. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 6, 890-904. Muscatell_2012_Compass

Muscatell, K. A., Morelli, S. A., Falk, E. B., Way, B. M., Pfeifer, J. H., Galinsky, A. D., Lieberman, M. D., Dapretto, M., & Eisenberger, N. I. (2012). Social status modulates neural activity in the mentalizing network. NeuroImage, 60, 1771-1777. Muscatell_2012_Neuroimage

Inagaki, T. K., Muscatell, K. A., Cole, S. W., Irwin, M. R., & Eisenberger, N. I. (2012). Inflammation selectively enhances amygdala activity to socially threatening images. NeuroImage, 59, 3222-3226. Inagaki_Muscatell_2012_Neuroimage

Eisenberger, N. I., Inagaki, T. K., Muscatell, K. A., Haltom, K. E. B., & Leary, M. R. (2011). The neural sociometer: Brain mechanisms underlying state self-esteem. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 3448-3445. Eisenberger_2011_JoCN

Murray, B. D., Muscatell, K. A., & Kensinger, E. A. (2011). Effects of emotion and age on performance during a think/no-think memory task. Psychology & Aging, 26, 940-955. Murray_Muscatell_Kensinger_2011_PsychAging

Muscatell, K. A., Addis, D. R., & Kensinger, E. A. (2010). Self-involvement modulates the effective connectivity of the autobiographical memory network. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 5, 68-76Muscatell_2010_SCAN

Mickley, K. R., Muscatell, K. A., & Kensinger, E. A. (2010). The effect of valence on young and older adults’ attention in a rapid serial visual presentation task. Psychology and Aging, 25, 239-245Mickley_Muscatell_Kensinger_2010_PsychAging

Addis, D. R., Leclerc, C. M., Muscatell, K. A., & Kensinger, E. A. (2010). There are age-related changes in neural connectivity during the successful encoding of positive, but not negative, information. Cortex, 46, 425-433. Addis_Leclerc_Muscatell_2010_Cortex

Muscatell, K. A., Slavich, G. M., Monroe, S. M., & Gotlib, I. H. (2009). Stressful life events, chronic difficulties, and symptoms of clinical depression. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 197, 154-160Muscatell_2009_JNMD