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Neural processing of threat cues in social environments.

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Previous research showed that the processing of overt threat cues formed by evolutionary experience such as snake or angry face induced automatic increased responses of the emotion-related system consisting of the amygdala, the anterior cingulate, and the orbitofrontal cortex. The present study used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to investigate brain circuits involved in perception of threat cues that lack obvious emotion contents but are potentially dangerous in a particular so...

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10.1002/hbm.20439

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Human brain mapping
Volume:
29
Issue:
8
Pages:
945-957
Publication date:
2008-08-05
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EISSN:
1097-0193
ISSN:
1065-9471
URN:
uuid:2cc37004-87b8-4f91-84a2-44e83f4f2031
Source identifiers:
311711
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pubs:311711

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