Rodent see, rodent fear

To learn from others' experience, one must link environmental conditions with social cues. A specific amygdala circuit underlies social learning of fear, and targeted activation normalizes behavior in a rodent model of autism.

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Figure 1: Social fear learning.

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Kfir, Y., Paz, R. Rodent see, rodent fear. Nat Neurosci 20, 381–382 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/nn.4512

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