Tricking Memory in Lab Animals Stokes Hope for PTSD

Tricking Memory in Lab Animals Stokes Hope for PTSD

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The frailty of remembrance might have an upside: When a memory is recalled, two research teams reported on Wednesday, it can be erased or rewired so that a painful recollection is physically linked in the brain to joy and a once-happy memory to pain.

The research adds to a growing body of work that suggest this might be applicable to treating disorders such as post-traumatic stress.

(READ the article from Reuters)

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