Joseph Ledoux

Henry And Lucy Moses Professor of Science; University Professor; Professor of Neural Science

1974 …2017

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Research Output 1974 2017

Accumulation of polyribosomes in dendritic spine heads, but not bases and necks, during memory consolidation depends on cap-dependent translation initiation

Ostroff, L. E., Botsford, B., Gindina, S., Cowansage, K. K., Ledoux, J. E., Klann, E. & Hoeffer, C. Feb 15 2017 In : Journal of Neuroscience. 37, 7, p. 1862-1872 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Dendritic Spines
Polyribosomes
Neck
Memory Consolidation
Dendrites

Active avoidance: Neural mechanisms and attenuation of pavlovian conditioned responding

Boeke, E. A., Moscarello, J. M., LeDoux, J. E., Phelps, E. A. & Hartley, C. A. May 3 2017 In : Journal of Neuroscience. 37, 18, p. 4808-4818 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Psychological Extinction
Shock
Conditioning (Psychology)
Problem-Based Learning
Implosive Therapy

A higher-order theory of emotional consciousness

Ledoux, J. E. & Brown, R. Mar 7 2017 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 10, p. E2016-E2025

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Emotion
Consciousness
Conscious
Conscious Experience
States of Consciousness

Characterization of the amplificatory effect of norepinephrine in the acquisition of Pavlovian threat associations

Díaz-Mataix, L., Piper, W. T., Schiff, H. C., Roberts, C. H., Campese, V. D., Sears, R. M. & LeDoux, J. E. Sep 1 2017 In : Learning and Memory. 24, 9, p. 432-439 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Norepinephrine
Conditioning (Psychology)
Learning
Receptors, Adrenergic, beta
Amygdala

Primary auditory cortex regulates threat memory specificity

Wigestrand, M. B., Schiff, H. C., Fyhn, M., LeDoux, J. E. & Sears, R. M. Jan 1 2017 In : Learning and Memory. 24, 1, p. 55-58 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Auditory Cortex
Learning
Stimulus Generalization
Muscimol
Anxiety Disorders