Brain Activation Modulated by Sentence Comprehension

@article{Just1996BrainAM,
  title={Brain Activation Modulated by Sentence Comprehension},
  author={Marcel Adam Just and Patricia A. Carpenter and T. Anderson Keller and William F. Eddy and Keith R. Thulborn},
  journal={Science},
  year={1996},
  volume={274},
  pages={114 - 116}
}
The comprehension of visually presented sentences produces brain activation that increases with the linguistic complexity of the sentence. The volume of neural tissue activated (number of voxels) during sentence comprehension was measured with echo-planar functional magnetic resonance imaging. The modulation of the volume of activation by sentence complexity was observed in a network of four areas: the classical left-hemisphere language areas (the left laterosuperior temporal cortex, or… 
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