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COMT genotype influences prefrontal response to emotional distraction.

Abstract:

Early studies of genetic effects on brain activity have been conducted to investigate primarily either the influence of polymorphisms in dopaminergic genes, especially the catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) gene, on prefrontal cognitive processes such as working memory, or that of polymorphisms in the serotonin transporter gene on the amygdala response to threatening stimuli. Here, we address genetic influences on the neural systems underlying cognitive-affective interactions. Specifically, ...

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10.3758/cabn.6.1.62
Journal:
Cognitive, affective and behavioral neuroscience More from this journal
Volume:
6
Issue:
1
Pages:
62-70
Publication date:
2006-03-01
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EISSN:
1531-135X
ISSN:
1530-7026
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:383294
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uuid:ceea3908-1990-4dac-930e-498cf362a52e
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pubs:383294
Source identifiers:
383294
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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