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We Must Forget To Avoid Serious Mental Disorders, And Forgetting Is Actively Regulated, University of Basel Study


3/14/2014 6:36:15 AM

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In order to function properly, the human brain requires the ability not only to store but also to forget: Through memory loss, unnecessary information is deleted and the nervous system retains its plasticity. A disruption of this process can lead to serious mental disorders. Basel scientists have now discovered a molecular mechanism that actively regulates the process of forgetting.

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