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The anterior cingulate gyrus signals the net value of others' rewards.

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Evaluating the costs and benefits of our own choices is central to most forms of decision-making and its mechanisms in the brain are becoming increasingly well understood. To interact successfully in social environments, it is also essential to monitor the rewards that others receive. Previous studies in nonhuman primates have found neurons in the anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) that signal the net value (benefit minus cost) of rewards that will be received oneself and also neurons that signa...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1523/jneurosci.2701-13.2014

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Ramnani, N More by this author
Economic and Social Research Council More from this funder
Publisher:
Society for Neuroscience Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Neuroscience Journal website
Volume:
34
Issue:
18
Pages:
6190-6200
Publication date:
2014-04-05
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EISSN:
1529-2401
ISSN:
0270-6474
URN:
uuid:d58995b9-1399-4a0e-9cbf-b0df2ab3b4bb
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463606
Local pid:
pubs:463606

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