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Research interests

A selection of our current research projects

  • CRF signaling in the extinction of conditioned fear across development
  • The role of the medial prefrontal cortex in consolidation of recent and remote extinction memories of conditioned odor aversion and fear conditioning
  • Developmental differences in the mechanisms of fear and extinction
  • Social transmission of extinction memory
  • sex and social interaction on extinction in post-weanling animals
  • Effects of oxytocin in the basolateral amygdala and medial prefrontal cortex on fear extinction: developmental differences
  • Stress-Induced Long-Term Potentiation In The Subiculum-Medial Prefrontal Cortex Pathway : developmental differences
  • The Role of PI3-Kinase Cascade in Acquisition and Extinction of Conditioned Fear Memory In Adult and Post-weanling Animals