Basolateral Amygdala and the Regulation of Fear-Conditioned Changes in Sleep: Role of Corticotropin-Releasing Factor

Corticotropin-releasing factor in the basolateral amygdala is involved in regulating stress-induced alterations in sleep and it plays a role in modulating how stressful memories influence sleep.

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