Young and old Pavlovian fear memories can be modified with extinction training during reconsolidation in humans.

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Extinction training during reconsolidation has been shown to persistently diminish conditioned fear responses across species. We investigated in humans if older fear memories can benefit similarly. Using a Pavlovian fear conditioning paradigm we compared standard extinction and extinction after memory reactivation 1 d or 7 d following acquisition… (More)
DOI: 10.1101/lm.033589.113

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@article{Steinfurth2014YoungAO, title={Young and old Pavlovian fear memories can be modified with extinction training during reconsolidation in humans.}, author={Elisa C K Steinfurth and Jonathan W Kanen and Candace M. Raio and Roger L Clem and Richard L. Huganir and Elizabeth A. Phelps}, journal={Learning & memory}, year={2014}, volume={21 7}, pages={338-41} }