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Neural activity of the anterior insula in emotional processing depends on the individuals' emotional susceptibility.

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Differences in personality factors between individuals may manifest themselves with different patterns of neural activity while individuals process stimuli with emotional content. We attempted to verify this hypothesis by investigating emotional susceptibility (ES), a specific emotional trait of the human personality defined as the tendency to "experience feelings of discomfort, helplessness, inadequacy and vulnerability" after exposure to stimuli with emotional valence. By administering a qu...

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10.1002/hbm.20393

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, Cardiovascular Medicine
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Journal:
Human brain mapping
Volume:
29
Issue:
3
Pages:
363-373
Publication date:
2008-03-05
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EISSN:
1097-0193
ISSN:
1065-9471
URN:
uuid:0a7949d3-cf4c-45a3-bbe7-aa9b021fff38
Source identifiers:
9257
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pubs:9257

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