Dysfunctions in brain networks supporting empathy: An fMRI study in adults with autism spectrum disorders

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The present study aimed at identifying dysfunctions in brain networks that may underlie disturbed empathic behavior in autism spectrum disorders (ASD). During functional magnetic resonance imaging, subjects were asked to identify the emotional state observed in a facial stimulus (other-task) or to evaluate their own emotional response (self-task… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/17470911003708032

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@inproceedings{SchulteRther2011DysfunctionsIB, title={Dysfunctions in brain networks supporting empathy: An fMRI study in adults with autism spectrum disorders}, author={Martin Schulte-R{\"u}ther and Ellen Greimel and Hans Joachim Markowitsch and Inge Kamp-Becker and Helmut Remschmidt and Gereon R. Fink and Martina Piefke}, booktitle={Social neuroscience}, year={2011} }