Thursday, October 23, 2008

Scientists perfect memory-erasing

US researchers said they are able to selectively erase memories from mice in a laboratory, raising hopes human memory afflictions like post-traumatic stress syndrome can one day be cured.

"Targeted memory erasure is no longer limited to the realm of science fiction," the research team headed by Joe Tsien, from the Brain and Behaviour Discovery Institute at the Medical College of Georgia, said in the new issue of Cell Press magazine.

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Great. One more things for schizophrenics to freak out about. I'm totally investing in aluminum foil.

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