State-Dependent Memory: Neurobiological Advances and Prospects for Translation to Dissociative Amnesia

@article{Radulovic2018StateDependentMN,
  title={State-Dependent Memory: Neurobiological Advances and Prospects for Translation to Dissociative Amnesia},
  author={Jelena Radulovic and Royce J. Lee and Andrew Ortony},
  journal={Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience},
  year={2018},
  volume={12}
}
In susceptible individuals, overwhelming traumatic stress often results in severe abnormalities of memory processing, manifested either as the uncontrollable emergence of memories (flashbacks) or as an inability to remember events (dissociative amnesia, DA) that are usually, but not necessarily, related to the stressful experience. These memory abnormalities are often the source of debilitating psychopathologies such as anxiety, depression and social dysfunction. The question of why memory for… 

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