Structure, function and connectivity fingerprints of the frontal eye field versus the inferior frontal junction: A comprehensive comparison

  title={Structure, function and connectivity fingerprints of the frontal eye field versus the inferior frontal junction: A comprehensive comparison},
  author={Marco Bedini and Daniel Baldauf},
  journal={The European Journal of Neuroscience},
  pages={5462 - 5506}
  • M. Bedini, D. Baldauf
  • Published 29 March 2021
  • Biology, Psychology
  • The European Journal of Neuroscience
The human prefrontal cortex contains two prominent areas, the frontal eye field and the inferior frontal junction, that are crucially involved in the orchestrating functions of attention, working memory and cognitive control. Motivated by comparative evidence in non‐human primates, we review the human neuroimaging literature, suggesting that the functions of these regions can be clearly dissociated. We found remarkable differences in how these regions relate to sensory domains and visual… 

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