Forming a negative impression of another person correlates with activation in medial prefrontal cortex and amygdala.

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Neural correlates involved in the formation of negative impression from face were investigated using event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging and a partial conditioning paradigm. Eighteen normal volunteers underwent imaging while they viewed the faces of two unfamiliar individuals: one individual's face was partially accompanied by negative… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/scan/nsq072

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