Building Memory Representations for Exemplar-Based Judgment: A Role for Ventral Precuneus

  title={Building Memory Representations for Exemplar-Based Judgment: A Role for Ventral Precuneus},
  author={Sara Stillesj{\"o} and Lars Nyberg and Linnea Karlsson Wirebring},
  journal={Frontiers in Human Neuroscience},
The brain networks underlying human multiple-cue judgment, the judgment of a continuous criterion based on multiple cues, have been examined in a few recent studies, and the ventral precuneus has been found to be a key region. Specifically, activation differences in ventral precuneus (as measured with functional magnetic resonance imaging, fMRI) has been linked to an exemplar-based judgment process, where judgments are based on memory for previous similar cases. Ventral precuneus is implicated… 

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