Francisco Sotres-Bayon

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Publications

  1. pmc Dissociable roles for the ventromedial prefrontal cortex and amygdala in fear extinction: NR2B contribution
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:474-82. 2009
  2. pmc Prefrontal control of fear: more than just extinction
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:231-5. 2010
  3. pmc Gating of fear in prelimbic cortex by hippocampal and amygdala inputs
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Departments of Psychiatry and Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, P O Box 365067, San Juan, PR 00936 5067, USA
    Neuron 76:804-12. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of fear extinction requires activation of NR2B-containing NMDA receptors in the lateral amygdala
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, 4 Washington Place, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 32:1929-40. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Emotional perseveration: an update on prefrontal-amygdala interactions in fear extinction
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, New York 10003 6621, USA
    Learn Mem 11:525-35. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Brain mechanisms of fear extinction: historical perspectives on the contribution of prefrontal cortex
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:329-36. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in fear: isolating fear reactivity and fear recovery phenotypes
    David E A Bush
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:413-22. 2007
  8. pmc Systemic propranolol acts centrally to reduce conditioned fear in rats without impairing extinction
    Jose Rodriguez-Romaguera
    Department of Psychology Undergraduate Program, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Biol Psychiatry 65:887-92. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Signaling aversive events in the midbrain: worse than expected
    Gregory J Quirk
    Departments of Psychiatry and Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, PR 00936
    Neuron 61:655-6. 2009

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Publications9

  1. pmc Dissociable roles for the ventromedial prefrontal cortex and amygdala in fear extinction: NR2B contribution
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:474-82. 2009
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  2. pmc Prefrontal control of fear: more than just extinction
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:231-5. 2010
    ..We suggest that dual control of the amygdala by separate prefrontal modules increases the flexibility of an organism's response to danger cues...
  3. pmc Gating of fear in prelimbic cortex by hippocampal and amygdala inputs
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Departments of Psychiatry and Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, P O Box 365067, San Juan, PR 00936 5067, USA
    Neuron 76:804-12. 2012
    ..Thus, deficient hippocampal inhibition of PFC may underlie emotional disorders, especially in light of reduced hippocampal volume observed in depression and PTSD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of fear extinction requires activation of NR2B-containing NMDA receptors in the lateral amygdala
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, 4 Washington Place, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 32:1929-40. 2007
    ..Thus, our results support a previously not known role for NMDA-dependent plasticity in the lateral amygdala during the acquisition of fear extinction...
  5. ncbi request reprint Emotional perseveration: an update on prefrontal-amygdala interactions in fear extinction
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, New York 10003 6621, USA
    Learn Mem 11:525-35. 2004
    ..Based on this result, we propose an updated model for integrating hippocampal-based contextual information with prefrontal-amygdala circuitry...
  6. ncbi request reprint Brain mechanisms of fear extinction: historical perspectives on the contribution of prefrontal cortex
    Francisco Sotres-Bayon
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:329-36. 2006
    ..We also consider the role of the mPFC in a broader neural circuit for extinction that includes the amygdala and hippocampus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in fear: isolating fear reactivity and fear recovery phenotypes
    David E A Bush
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:413-22. 2007
    ..Because clinical disorders may reflect extreme phenotypes, identification of the biological basis for these differences could provide insights into human individual differences in fear...
  8. pmc Systemic propranolol acts centrally to reduce conditioned fear in rats without impairing extinction
    Jose Rodriguez-Romaguera
    Department of Psychology Undergraduate Program, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Biol Psychiatry 65:887-92. 2009
    ..With an auditory fear conditioning task in rats, we assessed the effects of systemic propranolol on the expression and extinction of two measures of conditioned fear: freezing and suppression of bar-pressing...
  9. doi request reprint Signaling aversive events in the midbrain: worse than expected
    Gregory J Quirk
    Departments of Psychiatry and Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, PR 00936
    Neuron 61:655-6. 2009
    ..In this issue of Neuron, Jhou and colleagues identify a region in the midbrain tegmentum that signals aversive events and inhibits midbrain dopamine neurons...