Differential neural activity patterns for spatial relations in humans: a MEG study

  title={Differential neural activity patterns for spatial relations in humans: a MEG study},
  author={Nicole M. Scott and Arthur C. Leuthold and Maria D. Sera and Apostolos P. Georgopoulos},
  journal={Experimental Brain Research},
Children learn the words for above–below relations earlier than for left–right relations, despite treating these equally well in a simple visual categorization task. Even as adults—conflicts in congruency, such as when a stimulus is depicted in a spatially incongruent manner with respect to salient global cues—can be challenging. Here we investigated the neural correlates of encoding and maintaining in working memory above–below and left–right relational planes in 12 adults using… 
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