Neurobiology of Anxiety Disorders

Michael J. Meaney, Joseph E. Ledoux, Michael L. Liebowitz, Eric R. Kandel, H. Jonathan Polan

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPsychiatry
Subtitle of host publicationThird Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9780470065716
StatePublished - Aug 8 2008


  • Anxiety disorder neurobiology
  • Event-related potential (ERP) studies
  • Extinction and safety conditioning - psychotherapeutic approaches
  • Gene-environment interactions and anxiety disorder vulnerability
  • Genetic variation in anxiety disorders
  • Humans and mammalian circuits - expression of fear
  • Increased behavioral inhibition in infancy and intrusive parenting
  • Neural substrate familial transmission in behavioral inhibition
  • Post traumatic stress disorder and acute stress disorder

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine

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