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Shahane, A. D.*, LeRoy, A.S., Denny, B. T., Fagundes, C.P. (in press). Connecting cognition, cardiology, and chromosomes: Cognitive reappraisal impacts the relationship between heart rate variability and telomere length in CD8+CD28– cells. Psychoneuroendocrinology.

Lopez, R. B.*, & Denny, B. T. (in press). Negative affect mediates the relationship between use of emotion regulation strategies and general health in college-aged students. Personality and Individual Differences.

Lopez, R. B.*^, Brown, R. L.^, Wu, E. L.^, Murdock, K. W., Denny, B. T., Heijnen, C., & Fagundes, C. P. (2020). Emotion regulation and immune functioning during grief: testing the role of expressive suppression and cognitive reappraisal in inflammation among recently bereaved spouses. Psychosomatic Medicine, 82(1), 2-9.

Denny, B. T. (2020). Getting better over time: A framework for examining the impact of emotion regulation training. Emotion, 20(1), 110-114.

Rubin-Falcone, H., Weber, J., Kishon, R., Ochsner, K. N., Delaparte, L., Dore, B., Raman, S., Denny, B. T., Zanderigo, F., Oquendo, M. A., Mann, J. J., & Miller, J. M. (2020). Neural predictors and effects of cognitive behavioral therapy for depression: the role of emotional reactivity and regulation. Psychological Medicine, 50(1), 146-160.

Shahane, A. D.*, & Denny, B. T. (2019). Predicting emotional health indicators from linguistic evidence of psychological distancing. Stress and Health, 35(2), 200-210.

Shahane, A. D.*^, Lopez, R. B.*^, & Denny, B. T. (2019). Implicit reappraisal as an emotional buffer: Reappraisal-related neural activity moderates the relationship between inattention and perceived stress during exposure to negative stimuli. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 19(2), 355-365.

Lopez, R. B.*, Denny, B. T., & Fagundes, C. P. (2018). Neural mechanisms of emotion regulation and their role in endocrine and immune functioning: A review with implications for treatment of affective disordersNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 95, 508-514.

Reader, S.*, Lopez, R. B.*, & Denny, B. T. (2018). Cognitive reappraisal of low-calorie food predicts real-world craving and consumption of high- and low-calorie foods in daily lifeAppetite, 131, 44-52.

Denny, B. T., & Ochsner, K. N. (2018). Minding the emotional thermostat: Integrating social cognitive and affective neuroscience evidence to form a model of the cognitive control of emotion. In C. Schmahl, K. L. Phan, & R. O. Friedel (Eds.), Neurobiology of Personality Disorders (pp. 95-109). New York: Oxford University Press.

Denny, B. T., Fan, J., Fels, S., Galitzer, H., Schiller, D., Siever, L. J., & Koenigsberg, H. W. (2018). Sensitization of the Neural Salience Network to Repeated Emotional Stimuli Following Initial Habituation in Patients With Borderline Personality DisorderThe American Journal of Psychiatry, 175(7), 657-664. Supplemental Material.

Shahane, A.D.*, Fagundes, C.P., & Denny, B. T. (2018). Mending the heart and mind during times of loss: A review of interventions to improve emotional well-being during spousal bereavement. Bereavement Care, 37(2), 44-54.

Denny, B. T., Fan, J., Liu, X., Guerreri, S., Mayson, S. J., Rimsky, L., McMaster, A., Alexander, H., New, A. S., Goodman, M., Perez-Rodriguez, M., Siever, L. J., & Koenigsberg, H. W. (2016). Brain structural anomalies in borderline and avoidant personality disorder patients and their associations with disorder-specific symptomsJournal of Affective Disorders, 200, 266-274. Supplemental Material.

Denny, B. T., Inhoff, M. C., Zerubavel, N., Davachi, L., & Ochsner, K. N. (2015). Getting over it: Long-lasting effects of emotion regulation on amygdala responsePsychological Science, 26(9), 1377-1388. Supplemental Material.

Denny, B. T., Fan, J., Liu, X., Ochsner, K. N., Guerreri, S., Mayson, S. J., Rimsky, L., McMaster, A., New, A. S., Goodman, M., Siever, L. J., & Koenigsberg, H. W. (2015). Elevated amygdala activity during reappraisal anticipation predicts anxiety in avoidant personality disorderJournal of Affective Disorders, 172, 1-7. Supplemental Material.

Denny, B. T., Fan, J., Liu, X., Guerreri, S., Mayson, S. J., Rimsky, L., New, A. S., Siever, L. J., & Koenigsberg, H. W. (2014). Insula-amygdala functional connectivity is correlated with habituation to repeated negative imagesSocial Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9(11), 1660-1667. Supplemental Material.

Denny, B. T., & Ochsner, K. N. (2014). Behavioral effects of longitudinal training in cognitive reappraisalEmotion, 14(2), 425-433.

Denny, B. T., Ochsner, K. N., Weber, J., & Wager, T. D. (2014). Anticipatory brain activity predicts the success or failure of subsequent emotion regulationSocial Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9(4), 403-411. Supplemental Material.

Koenigsberg, H. W., Denny, B. T., Fan, J., Liu, X., Guerreri, S., Mayson, S. J., Rimsky, L., New, A. S., Goodman, M., & Siever, L. J. (2014). The neural correlates of anomalous habituation to negative emotional pictures in borderline and avoidant personality disorder patientsThe American Journal of Psychiatry, 171(1), 82-90. Supplemental Material.

Denny, B. T., Kober, H., Wager, T. D., & Ochsner, K. N. (2012). A meta-analysis of functional neuroimaging studies of self- and other judgments reveals a spatial gradient for mentalizing in medial prefrontal cortexJournal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24(8), 1742-1752. Supplemental Material.

Denny, B. T., Silvers, J. A., & Ochsner, K. N. (2009). How we heal what we don’t want to feel: The functional neural architecture of emotion regulation. In A. M. Kring & D. M. Sloan (Eds.), Emotion regulation and psychopathology: A transdiagnostic approach to etiology and treatment (pp. 59-87). New York: Guilford Press.

Heatherton, T. F., Wyland, C. L., Macrae, C. N., Demos, K. E., Denny, B. T., & Kelley, W. M. (2006). Medial prefrontal activity differentiates self from close othersSocial Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 1, 18-25.