Preventing the return of fear in humans using reconsolidation update mechanisms

@article{Schiller2010PreventingTR,
  title={Preventing the return of fear in humans using reconsolidation update mechanisms},
  author={Daniela Schiller and Marie H Monfils and Candace M. Raio and David C. Johnson and Joseph E LeDoux and Elizabeth A. Phelps},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2010},
  volume={463},
  pages={49-53}
}
Recent research on changing fears has examined targeting reconsolidation. During reconsolidation, stored information is rendered labile after being retrieved. Pharmacological manipulations at this stage result in an inability to retrieve the memories at later times, suggesting that they are erased or persistently inhibited. Unfortunately, the use of these pharmacological manipulations in humans can be problematic. Here we introduce a non-invasive technique to target the reconsolidation of fear… 
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