Selection for cognitive control: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study on the selection of task-relevant information.

@article{Brass2004SelectionFC,
  title={Selection for cognitive control: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study on the selection of task-relevant information.},
  author={Marcel Brass and Detlev Yves von Cramon},
  journal={The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience},
  year={2004},
  volume={24 40},
  pages={8847-52}
}
The complex environment we live in makes it necessary to distinguish relevant from irrelevant information constantly and reliably. The aim of the present study was to investigate the neural substrate underlying the selection of task-relevant information. We devised a new paradigm in which participants had to switch between two different tasks that were… CONTINUE READING