Social and Nonsocial Content Differentially Modulates Visual Attention and Autonomic Arousal in Rhesus Macaques

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The sophisticated analysis of gestures and vocalizations, including assessment of their emotional valence, helps group-living primates efficiently navigate their social environment. Deficits in social information processing and emotion regulation are important components of many human psychiatric illnesses, such as autism, schizophrenia and social anxiety… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026598

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@inproceedings{Machado2011SocialAN, title={Social and Nonsocial Content Differentially Modulates Visual Attention and Autonomic Arousal in Rhesus Macaques}, author={Christopher J. Machado and Eliza Bliss-Moreau and Michael L. Platt and David G. Amaral}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2011} }