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The functional emergence of prefrontally-guided working memory systems in four- to eight-year-old children
The neural processes that underlie the functional emergence of human cognitive functions, particularly those associated with the prefrontal cortex (PFC), are of growing interest to developmentalExpand
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Adolescents' performance on the Iowa Gambling Task: implications for the development of decision making and ventromedial prefrontal cortex.
Healthy adolescents (79 girls, 66 boys), ages 9-17, completed the Iowa Gambling Task (IGT; A. Bechara, A. R. Damasio, H. Damasio, & S. W. Anderson, 1994) as well as working memory (digit span) andExpand
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Longitudinal changes in behavioral approach system sensitivity and brain structures involved in reward processing during adolescence.
Figure 2 was distorted in production. The correct version is presented in the erratum.] Adolescence is a period of radical normative changes and increased risk for substance use, mood disorders, andExpand
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Working Memory Performance in Typically Developing Children and Adolescents: Behavioral Evidence of Protracted Frontal Lobe Development
Post-mortem histological and in vivo neuroimaging findings both reveal frontal lobe development that extends beyond the adolescent years. Few studies have examined whether this protractedExpand
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Working memory performance in typically developing children and adolescents: behavioral evidence of protracted frontal lobe development.
Post-mortem histological and in vivo neuroimaging findings both reveal frontal lobe development that extends beyond the adolescent years. Few studies have examined whether this protractedExpand
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Longitudinal changes in white matter microstructure after heavy cannabis use
Highlights • Longitudinal assessment of young adult cannabis users relative to healthy controls.• White matter development was assessed over a two-year period.• White matter development is distinctExpand
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Perinatal Iron Deficiency Decreases Cytochrome c Oxidase (CytOx) Activity in Selected Regions of Neonatal Rat Brain
Intrauterine growth retardation and diabetes mellitus during human gestation result in significant losses of fetal and neonatal brain iron. Brain iron deficiency is associated with impaired cognitiveExpand
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Image processing and analysis methods for the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study
The Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study is an ongoing, nationwide study of the effects of environmental influences on behavioral and brain development in adolescents. The ABCD StudyExpand
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