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A role for the macaque anterior cingulate gyrus in social valuation.

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Complex human social interaction is disrupted when the frontal lobe is damaged in disease, and in extreme cases patients are described as having acquired sociopathy. We compared, in macaques, the effects of lesions in subdivisions of the anterior cingulate and the orbitofrontal cortices believed to be anatomically homologous to those damaged in such patients. We show that the anterior cingulate gyrus in male macaques is critical for normal patterns of social interest in other individual male ...

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10.1126/science.1128197

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
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Science (New York, N.Y.) More from this journal
Volume:
313
Issue:
5791
Pages:
1310-1312
Publication date:
2006-09-01
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EISSN:
1095-9203
ISSN:
0036-8075
Language:
English
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pubs:14705
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uuid:070caedc-59c5-4b70-b0b7-bd45c4d2ceaf
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pubs:14705
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14705
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2012-12-19

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