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"The study uncovers a totally novel, molecular mechanism by which fear memories are preserved and protected from erasure," the study indicates. "It is highly relevant from a clinical perspective because fear memory extinction is the corner-stone of the psychological therapy of several anxiety disorders. Furthermore, it puts forward a novel explanation for the frequency of relapses of fear responses after extensive therapy, which are a major clinical problem."
Scientists believe the drug can be used on humans as well. They believe it wold be especially beneficial to soldiers who are suffer
Andreas Luthi of the Friedrich Miescher Institute in Switzerland is the guy who wants us to be happy.
In the 1950's, human experiments began. At that time, human experimentation was much less regulated than it is today, so the drug was tested widely. '___' was tried as a treatment for alcoholism, schizophrenia, depression, narcotics addictions, sexual dysfunction, and criminal behavior. It had no positive effect on any of these conditions. On the contrary, '___' seemed to cause or aggravate personality disorders. The United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) also conducted '___' experiments during this period, presumably in hopes of generating some military use for the drug. None of these studies produced a purpose for '___'.