Differential effect of beta‐adrenergic receptor antagonism in basolateral amygdala on reconsolidation of aversive and appetitive memories associated with morphine in rats

@article{Wu2014DifferentialEO,
  title={Differential effect of beta‐adrenergic receptor antagonism in basolateral amygdala on reconsolidation of aversive and appetitive memories associated with morphine in rats},
  author={Yan Wu and Yonghui Li and Xiaoyan Yang and Nan Sui},
  journal={Addiction Biology},
  year={2014},
  volume={19}
}
Positive and negative emotional experiences induced by addictive drugs play an important role in the development of dysfunctional drug‐related memory, which becomes resistant to extinction and contributes to high rate of relapse. Those memories may undergo a process called reconsolidation that in some cases can be disrupted by pharmacological treatment. The basolateral amygdala (BLA) has been shown to mediate the reconsolidation of drug‐related appetitive memory, but its role in withdrawal… 

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