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Prefrontal Cortex

Known as: Prefrontal association cortex, prefrontal lobe, Cortex, Prefrontal 
The rostral part of the frontal lobe, bounded by the inferior precentral fissure in humans, which receives projection fibers from the MEDIODORSAL… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Negative emotional stimuli activate a broad network of brain regions, including the medial prefrontal (mPFC) and anterior… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
  • A. Arnsten
  • Nature Reviews Neuroscience
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 29944401
The prefrontal cortex (PFC) — the most evolved brain region — subserves our highest-order cognitive abilities. However, it is… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The prefrontal cortex has long been suspected to play an important role in cognitive control, in the ability to orchestrate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Medial prefrontal cortex (MPFC) is among those brain regions having the highest baseline metabolic activity at rest and one that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Theories of the regulation of cognition suggest a system with two necessary components: one to implement control and another to… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
This paper reviews architectonic subdivisions and connections of the orbital and medial prefrontal cortex (OMPFC) in rats… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Pathological disturbances of mood may follow a 'bipolar' course, in which normal moods alternate with both depression and mania… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
  • A. Damasio
  • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society…
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 1841280
In this article I discuss a hypothesis, known as the somatic marker hypothesis, which I believe is relevant to the understanding… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Following damage to the ventromedial prefrontal cortex, humans develop a defect in real-life decision-making, which contrasts… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
1. An oculomotor delayed-response task was used to examine the spatial memory functions of neurons in primate prefrontal cortex… Expand
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