December 11th, 2014

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Shedding new light on the formation of emotional fear memories

Shedding new light on the formation of emotional fear memories

Everyday events are easy to forget, but unpleasant ones can remain engraved in the brain. A new study identifies a neural mechanism through which unpleasant experiences are translated into signals that trigger fear memories by changing neural connections in a part of the brain called the amygdala. T…

Posted by Julie Rice on 11 Dec 2014, 19:01

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Shedding new light on the formation of emotional fear memories

Shedding new light on the formation of emotional fear memories

Everyday events are easy to forget, but unpleasant ones can remain engraved in the brain. A new study identifies a neural mechanism through which unpleasant experiences are translated into signals that trigger fear memories by changing neural connections in a part of the brain called the amygdala. T…

Posted by Julie Rice on 11 Dec 2014, 19:01

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