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Events 'erased' from memory

Scientists have made great progress in recent years in understanding the neural processes involved in memory, and are beginning to look to developing cures for phobias and treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder.

Science correspondent Tom Feilden took a look at the links between memory and trauma.


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