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UCLA News|Week: Can traumatic memories be erased?

This week: See how UCLA researchers found a way to remove traumatic long-term memories in marine snails.
"In our experiments we created a form of long-term memory in the snail, and then we erased it," said the study's senior author, David Glanzman, professor of integrative biology and physiology and of neurobiology.
Also in this week's video news digest:
· Professor Robert Buswell discusses the Dalai Lama's visit to UCLA and the celebrity-rich committee helping to raise money for the 14th Dalai Lama Endowment in Tibetan and Buddhist Studies at UCLA.
· Dean A. Eugene Washington discusses taking new approaches at the David Geffen School of Medicine.
· The invention of a 3-D, cell phone-based microscope.
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