Associations between basal cortisol levels and memory retrieval in healthy young individuals

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Ackermann, Sandra; Hartmann, Francina; Papassotiropoulos, Andreas; De Quervain, Dominique J-F; Rasch, Björn;

Cortisol is known to affect memory processes. On the one hand, stress-induced or pharmacologically induced elevations of cortisol levels enhance memory consolidation. On the other hand, such experimentally induced elevations of cortisol levels have been shown to impair ... View more