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Frontal cortex subregions play distinct roles in choices between actions and stimuli.

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The orbitofrontal cortex (OFC) has been implicated in reinforcement-guided decision making, error monitoring, and the reversal of behavior in response to changing circumstances. The anterior cingulate cortex sulcus (ACC(S)), however, has also been implicated in similar aspects of behavior. Dissociating the unique functions of these areas would improve our understanding of the decision-making process. The effect of selective OFC lesions on how monkeys used the history of reinforcement to guide...

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience More from this journal
Volume:
28
Issue:
51
Pages:
13775-13785
Publication date:
2008-12-01
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EISSN:
1529-2401
ISSN:
0270-6474
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English
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2012-12-19

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