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The neuroscientist recounts some of the breakthroughs that have come out of his world-renowned lab.

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Some rats are naturally more fearful than others. The neuroscientist's current research focuses on what these outliers can tell us about the psychopathology of fear in humans.

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Animal studies allow neuroscientists to study the brain at the level of individual neurons, unlike human brain-imaging studies.

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The amygdala is responsible for implicit memories, but these are different from what Freud called the unconscious.