Ethanol Enhances Reactivated Fear Memories

@article{Nomura2008EthanolER,
  title={Ethanol Enhances Reactivated Fear Memories},
  author={Hiroshi Nomura and Norio Matsuki},
  journal={Neuropsychopharmacology},
  year={2008},
  volume={33},
  pages={2912-2921}
}
Although ethanol has been shown to impair acquisition of memory, its effect on consolidated memories is not clear. Recent reports revealed that memory retrieval converted consolidated memory into a labile state and initiated the reconsolidation process. In the present study, we have demonstrated the effect of ethanol on reactivated fear memory. We used contextual fear conditioning where rats were conditioned with mild footshock, re-exposed to the training context for 2 min, immediately injected… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 73 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
21 Citations
44 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 21 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 44 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…