Is the mirror neuron system involved in imitation? A short review and meta-analysis.

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It has been suggested that the mirror neuron system provides an important neural substrate for humans' ability to imitate. Mirror neurons have been found during single-cell recordings in monkeys in area F5 and PF. It is believed that the human equivalent of this mirror system in humans is the pars opercularis of the inferior frontal gyrus (area 44) and the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2009.03.010

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@article{Molenberghs2009IsTM, title={Is the mirror neuron system involved in imitation? A short review and meta-analysis.}, author={Pascal Molenberghs and Ross Cunnington and Jason B. Mattingley}, journal={Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews}, year={2009}, volume={33 7}, pages={975-80} }