Anaesthetics, Barbiturates, Tranquilizers and Convulsants

  • M. E. Gibbs
  • R. F. Mark


Some of the experiments using anaesthetics or convulsants confirm that interruption of brain activity shortly after a learning experience impairs the retention of that experience.


Memory Consolidation Retrograde Amnesia Depressant Action Consolidation Time Protein Synthesis Process 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. E. Gibbs
    • 1
  • R. F. Mark
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Behavioural SciencesLa Trobe UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Monash UniversityMelbourneAustralia

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