Molecular Mechanisms of Stress-Induced Increases in Fear Memory Consolidation Within the Amygdala

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Antonio Aubry ; Antonio Aubry ; Peter Serrano ; Peter Serrano ; Nesha Burghardt ; Nesha Burghardt (2016)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience (issn: 1662-5153)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2016.00191/full, doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2016.00191
  • Subject: Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | memory consolidation | RC321-571 | Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic | Glucocorticoids | basolateral amygdala | GluA2
    mesheuropmc: nervous system

Stress can significantly impact brain function and increase the risk for developing various psychiatric disorders. Many of the brain regions that are implicated in psychiatric disorders and are vulnerable to the effects of stress are also involved in mediating emotional... View more
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