Amygdala

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    How our brain manages fear and anxiety. The amygdala is to blame for this

    (ORDO NEWS) — Neuroscientists at Tufts University have shown in mouse models how a region of the brain, the amygdala, can be manipulated to induce fear or anxiety. These experiments are extremely important because they help to understand the work of receptors and hormones in the amygdala, which in the future will allow the development of drugs for depression and post-traumatic disorder. You can not forever deprive a person of…