Medial Prefrontal Cortex Updates Its Status

@article{Cikara2016MedialPC,
  title={Medial Prefrontal Cortex Updates Its Status},
  author={Mina Cikara and Samuel J Gershman},
  journal={Neuron},
  year={2016},
  volume={92},
  pages={937-939}
}
How does the brain infer social status? A new study by Kumaran et al. (2016) identifies a region of the medial prefrontal cortex that, in concert with the amygdala and hippocampus, subserves updating of probabilistic beliefs about the status of individuals in a social hierarchy.