Reflex, Moro

Known as: Moro Reflex, Startle Reflex, reflex startle 
A reflex found in normal infants, observed when the infant is startled or feels the sensation of falling and characterized by sudden extension of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Emotional reactions to naturally occurring sounds (e.g., screams, erotica, bombs, etc.) were investigated in two studies. In… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
Although there is a close correspondence between fear and anxiety, and the study of fear in animals has been extremely valuable… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The goal of this work was to test the involvement of the central nucleus and basolateral complex of the amygdala in fear… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Startle-elicited blinks were measured during presentation of affective slides to test hypotheses concerning emotional responding… (More)
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1993
Review
1993
The fear-potentiated startle paradigm has proven to be a useful system with which to analyze neural systems involved in fear and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Schizophrenic patients exhibit impairments in both sensorimotor gating and habituation in a number of paradigms. Through human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The effects of fear/anticipatory anxiety on the acoustic startle reflex were investigated in humans using a paradigm involving… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
This theoretical model of emotion is based on research using the startle-probe methodology. It explains inconsistencies in probe… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The latency of the acoustic startle reflex in the rat is 8 msec, measured from tone onset to the beginning of the… (More)
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