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Interaction of the amygdala with the frontal lobe in reward memory.

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Five cynomolgus monkeys (Macaca fascicularis) were assessed for their ability to associate visual stimuli with food reward. They learned a series of new two-choice visual discriminations between coloured patterns displayed on a touch-sensitive monitor screen; the feedback for correct choice was delivery of food. Normal learning in this task is known to be dependent on the amygdala. The monkeys received brain lesions which were designed to disconnect the amygdala from interaction with other br...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
Journal:
European journal of neuroscience More from this journal
Volume:
5
Issue:
7
Pages:
968-975
Publication date:
1993-07-01
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EISSN:
1460-9568
ISSN:
0953-816X
Language:
English
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pubs:8569
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uuid:8d388dbe-2d6e-460b-9453-a46d3d17471b
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pubs:8569
Source identifiers:
8569
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2012-12-19

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