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Yavas, E., Zhuravka, I., & Fanselow, M. S. (2023). PAC1 receptor modulation of freezing and flight behavior in periaqueductal gray. Genes, brain, and behavior, 22(6), e12873.


Cumhuriyet, H.H., Uslan, V., Yavaş, E., Seker, H. (2023). Face Expression Recognition Using Deep Learning and Cloud Computing Services. In: Smart Applications with Advanced Machine Learning and Human-Centred Problem Design. ICAIAME 2021. Engineering Cyber-Physical Systems and Critical Infrastructures, vol 1. Springer, Cham.

Spencer, F. S. E., Glodkowska, M., Sebold, A. I., Yavas, E., & Young, A. M. J. (2023). Attenuation of Stimulated Accumbal Dopamine Release by NMDA Is Mediated through Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors. ACS chemical neuroscience, 14(8), 1449–1458. Advance online publication.



Keleş, Ö., & Yavaş, E. (2022). The relationship of brain hemodynamic responses to anxiety score during an emotional working memory task. Anatomy: International Journal of Experimental & Clinical Anatomy, 16.




Yavas, E., Zhuravka, I., Weatherill, D., Amjad, T., Fanselow, M. S., & Fanselow, M. S. (2021). Pituitary Adenylate-Cyclase-Activating Polypeptide Mediates Fear Responses in Ventrolateral Periaqueductal Gray. In NEUROENDOCRINOLOGY (Vol. 111, No. SUPPL 1, pp. 28-28). ALLSCHWILERSTRASSE 10, CH-4009 BASEL, SWITZERLAND: KARGER.

Ferdinand, J. M., Peters, K. Z., Yavas, E., & Young, A. M. J. (2021). Modulation of stimulated dopamine release in rat nucleus accumbens shell by GABA in vitro: Effect of sub-chronic phencyclidine pretreatment. Journal of neuroscience research, 99(7), 1885–1901.

Yavas, E., Trott, J. M., & Fanselow, M. S. (2021). Sexually dimorphic muscarinic acetylcholine receptor modulation of contextual fear learning in the dentate gyrus. Neurobiology of learning and memory, 185, 107528.



Erzurumluoglu, A. M., Liu, M., Jackson, V. E., Barnes, D. R., Datta, G., Melbourne, C. A., Young, R., Batini, C., Surendran, P., Jiang, T., Adnan, S. D., Afaq, S., Agrawal, A., Altmaier, E., Antoniou, A. C., Asselbergs, F. W., Baumbach, C., Bierut, L., Bertelsen, S., Boehnke, M., Yavas, E.,… Howson, J. M. M. (2020). Meta-analysis of up to 622,409 individuals identifies 40 novel smoking behaviour associated genetic loci. Molecular psychiatry, 25(10), 2392–2409.

Yavas, E., & Young, A. M. J. (2020). Repeated phencyclidine disrupts nicotinic acetylcholine regulation of dopamine release in nucleus accumbens: Implications for models of schizophrenia. Neurochemistry international, 140, 104836.



Brazel, D. M., Jiang, Y., Hughey, J. M., Turcot, V., Zhan, X., Gong, J., Batini, C., Weissenkampen, J. D., Liu, M., CHD Exome+ Consortium, Consortium for Genetics of Smoking Behaviour, Barnes, D. R., Bertelsen, S., Chou, Y. L., Erzurumluoglu, A. M., Faul, J. D., Haessler, J., Hammerschlag, A. R., Hsu, C., Yavas,E., … Vrieze, S. (2019). Exome Chip Meta-analysis Fine Maps Causal Variants and Elucidates the Genetic Architecture of Rare Coding Variants in Smoking and Alcohol Use. Biological psychiatry, 85(11), 946–955.

Yavas, E., Gonzalez, S., & Fanselow, M. S. (2019). Interactions between the hippocampus, prefrontal cortex, and amygdala support complex learning and memory. F1000Research, 8, F1000 Faculty Rev-1292.


Yavas, E., & Young, A. M. (2017). N-Methyl-d-aspartate Modulation of Nucleus Accumbens Dopamine Release by Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors: Fast Cyclic Voltammetry Studies in Rat Brain Slices in Vitro. ACS chemical neuroscience, 8(2), 320–328.

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