The effects of noradrenergic blockade on extinction in humans.

@article{Bos2012TheEO,
  title={The effects of noradrenergic blockade on extinction in humans.},
  author={Marieke G N Bos and Tom Beckers and Merel Kindt},
  journal={Biological psychology},
  year={2012},
  volume={89 3},
  pages={598-605}
}
The process of reconsolidation has attracted much attention because of its potential application for the treatment of psychiatric disorders. Here, we investigate a possible boundary condition of disrupting reconsolidation with the noradrenergic antagonist propranolol in humans. Reconsolidation can be initiated by retrieval of an acquired fear memory, which… CONTINUE READING