Current understanding of fear learning and memory in humans and animal models and the value of a linguistic approach for analyzing fear learning and memory in humans

@article{Raber2019CurrentUO,
  title={Current understanding of fear learning and memory in humans and animal models and the value of a linguistic approach for analyzing fear learning and memory in humans},
  author={Jacob Raber and Shahar Arzy and Julie Boulanger Bertolus and Brendan Eliot Depue and Haley E. Haas and Stefan G. Hofmann and Maria Kangas and Elizabeth A. Kensinger and Christopher A. Lowry and Hilary A. Marusak and Jessica Minnier and Anne-Marie Mouly and Andreas M{\"u}hlberger and Seth D. Norrholm and Kirsi Peltonen and Graziano Pinna and Christine A Rabinak and Youssef Shiban and Hermona Soreq and Michael A. van der Kooij and Leroy Lowe and Leah T. Weingast and Paula S. M. Yamashita and Sydney Weber Boutros},
  journal={Neuroscience \& Biobehavioral Reviews},
  year={2019},
  volume={105},
  pages={136-177}
}
Fear is an emotion that serves as a driving factor in how organisms move through the world. In this review, we discuss the current understandings of the subjective experience of fear and the related biological processes involved in fear learning and memory. We first provide an overview of fear learning and memory in humans and animal models, encompassing the neurocircuitry and molecular mechanisms, the influence of genetic and environmental factors, and how fear learning paradigms have… Expand
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