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Seeing the world through non rose-colored glasses: anxiety and the amygdala response to blended expressions

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Anxious individuals have a greater tendency to categorize faces with ambiguous emotional expressions as fearful (Richards et al., 2002). These behavioral findings might reflect anxiety-related biases in stimulus representation within the human amygdala. Here, we used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) together with a continuous adaptation design to investigate the representation of faces from three expression continua (surprise-fear, sadness-fear, and surprise-sadness) within the am...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.3389/fnhum.2015.00152

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Author
Publisher:
Frontiers Publisher's website
Journal:
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience Journal website
Volume:
9
Issue:
March 2015
Article number:
00152
Publication date:
2015-03-01
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EISSN:
1662-5161
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535301
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pubs:535301
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uuid:39fb17da-976f-49f2-acad-4f7bd96674e2
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pubs:535301
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2015-07-27

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