Are fear memories erasable?–reconsolidation of learned fear with fear-relevant and fear-irrelevant stimuli
- Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience,
(issn: 1662-5153, eissn: 1662-5153)
fear-relevant | extinction | SCR | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | Neuroscience | RC321-571 | fear learning | Original Research Article | FPS | fear-potentiated startle | reconsolidation
Recent advances in the field of fear learning have demonstrated that a single reminder exposure prior to extinction training can prevent the return of extinguished fear by disrupting the process of reconsolidation. These findings have however proven hard to replicate in...