Motor Response Selection in Overt Sentence Production: A Functional MRI Study

  title={Motor Response Selection in Overt Sentence Production: A Functional MRI Study},
  author={Pascale Tremblay and Steven L. Small},
  journal={Frontiers in Psychology},
Many different cortical areas are thought to be involved in the process of selecting motor responses, from the inferior frontal gyrus, to the lateral and medial parts of the premotor cortex. The objective of the present study was to examine the neural underpinnings of motor response selection in a set of overt language production tasks. To this aim, we compared a sentence repetition task (externally constrained selection task) with a sentence generation task (volitional selection task) in a… 

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