Disruption of reconsolidation but not consolidation of auditory fear conditioning by noradrenergic blockade in the amygdala.

@article{Dbiec2004DisruptionOR,
  title={Disruption of reconsolidation but not consolidation of auditory fear conditioning by noradrenergic blockade in the amygdala.},
  author={Jacek Dębiec and Joseph E. LeDoux},
  journal={Neuroscience},
  year={2004},
  volume={129 2},
  pages={267-72}
}
Consolidation is a process through which labile memories are made persistent [Science 287 (2000) 248]; [Annu Rev Psychol 55 (2004) 51]. When retrieved, a consolidated memory is rendered labile again and undergoes reconsolidation [Learn Mem 7 (2000) 73]; [Trends Neurosci 26 (2003) 65]). Reconsolidation thus offers the opportunity to manipulate memory after it is formed, and may therefore provide a means of treating intrusive memories associated with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD… CONTINUE READING
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