Investigating the Influence of Biological Sex on the Behavioral and Neural Basis of Face Recognition

  title={Investigating the Influence of Biological Sex on the Behavioral and Neural Basis of Face Recognition},
  author={K. Suzanne Scherf and Daniel B. Elbich and Natalie V Motta-Mena},
Abstract There is interest in understanding the influence of biological factors, like sex, on the organization of brain function. We investigated the influence of biological sex on the behavioral and neural basis of face recognition in healthy, young adults. In behavior, there were no sex differences on the male Cambridge Face Memory Test (CFMT)+ or the female CFMT+ (that we created) and no own-gender bias (OGB) in either group. We evaluated the functional topography of ventral stream… 

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