News tagged with fear memory

Researchers discover how to erase memory

( -- Researchers working with mice have discovered that by removing a protein from the region of the brain responsible for recalling fear, they can permanently delete traumatic memories. Their report on a molecular ...

dateNov 01, 2010 in Medical research
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Protected fear memories

( -- In the latest issue of Science, researchers from the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Switzerland, show how a class of proteins surrounding nerve cells allows fear memories to persist ...

dateSep 11, 2009 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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