Volume of left amygdala subregion predicted temperamental trait of harm avoidance in female young subjects. A voxel-based morphometry study

@article{Iidaka2006VolumeOL,
  title={Volume of left amygdala subregion predicted temperamental trait of harm avoidance in female young subjects. A voxel-based morphometry study},
  author={Tetsuya Iidaka and Atsushi Matsumoto and Norio Ozaki and Tatsuyo Suzuki and Nakao Iwata and Yukiko Yamamoto and Tomohisa Okada and Norihiro Sadato},
  journal={Brain Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={1125},
  pages={85-93}
}
We investigated the relationship between temperamental predisposition and brain structure by using a standard questionnaire and high-resolution T1-weighted magnetic resonance image (MRI) in normal young volunteers. Fifty-six subjects completed the Japanese version of the Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI, 125 items) and underwent an MRI acquisition of the brain. The gray matter (GM) was extracted from the whole brain image of the subjects and normalized to the standard brain template… 
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