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Addiction: Learning to forget

Addiction treatments suffer from high relapse rates, but now cutting edge work in neuroscience hopes to combat relapse through memory modification. In this film, we see how scientists are already selectively reprogramming memory to treat phobias. The next step - a cure for craving - could be just around the corner.

Read the Addiction Outlook: www.nature.com/nature/outlook/addiction/.

24 June 2015