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Function and localization within rostral prefrontal cortex (area 10)

P. W Burgess, S. J Gilbert, I. Dumontheil
2007 Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences  
Third, we examine predictions about behaviour-activation patterns within rostral PFC that follow from the hypothesis.  ...  We propose that rostral prefrontal cortex (PFC; approximating area 10) supports a cognitive system that facilitates either stimulus-oriented (SO) or stimulus-independent (SI ) attending.  ...  Rostral PFC regions are hypothesized to support a system that biases the flow of information between basic systems and central representations (i.e. equivalent to the adjustment of the position of the  ... 
doi:10.1098/rstb.2007.2095 pmid:17403644 pmcid:PMC2430004 fatcat:6u3dysrac5bcloyzpdljnlglke

Performance-related activity in medial rostral prefrontal cortex (area 10) during low-demand tasks

Sam J. Gilbert, Jon S. Simons, Christopher D. Frith, Paul W. Burgess
2006 Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance  
Medial rostral PFC activation was observed in the baseline task and in a condition requiring strong engagement with external stimuli, relative to 2 conditions with a greater requirement for stimulus-independent  ...  Thus, at least under certain circumstances, medial rostral PFC appears to support attention toward the external environment, facilitating performance in situations that do not require extensive processing  ...  biasing of the attentional balance between current sensory input and internally generated thought.  ... 
doi:10.1037/0096-1523.32.1.45 pmid:16478325 fatcat:77xyjlecfnck7dv2bo4a3ied2m

Neural correlates of task and source switching: Similar or different?

Iroise Dumontheil, Sam J. Gilbert, Paul W. Burgess, Leun J. Otten
2010 Biological Psychology  
The gateway hypothesis proposes that rostral prefrontal cortex is involved in biasing the cognitive processing system towards one of these two types of information.  ...  Burgess et al. (2005 Burgess et al. ( , 2007 proposed a distinction between perceptually derived and internally generated information in the context of the 'gateway' hypothesis to explain the function  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.biopsycho.2010.01.008 pmid:20093165 pmcid:PMC2839077 fatcat:fxtbu7lxybekjiqjs7qcpce5fy

Self-awareness, self-regulation, and self-transcendence (S-ART): a framework for understanding the neurobiological mechanisms of mindfulness

David R. Vago, David A. Silbersweig
2012 Frontiers in Human Neuroscience  
Here, we provide an integrative theoretical framework and systems-based neurobiological model that explains the mechanisms by which mindfulness reduces biases related to self-processing and creates a sustainable  ...  The proposed framework will inform future research in the contemplative sciences and target specific areas for development in the treatment of psychological disorders.  ...  A special acknowledgement to His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama for his comments on aspects of the S-ART framework at Mind & Life XXIV.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fnhum.2012.00296 pmid:23112770 pmcid:PMC3480633 fatcat:h6qyvecde5fi5ab5i56e2lqflu

Knowing Your Lines but Missing Your Cue: Rostral Prefrontal Lesions Impair Prospective Memory Cue Detection, but Not Action-intention Superiority

Sharon Uretzky, Asaf Gilboa
2010 Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience  
By this view, primarily supported by neuroimaging data, rostral PFC acts as a gateway between attentional functions related to “stimulus-independent” self-maintained thought (mediated by lateral rostral  ...  Rostral PFC is a multimodal associative cortex which is considered by some to be the apex of a hierar- chical functional prefrontal cortical system.  ... 
doi:10.1162/jocn.2010.21419 pmid:20044884 fatcat:p6gtuvlntfafnf2rtjm7arr5y4

EEG and behavioural correlates of different forms of motor imagery during action observation in rhythmical actions

D.L. Eaves, L.P. Behmer, S. Vogt
2016 Brain and Cognition  
In contrast, synchronised AO+MI produced significantly stronger ERD in rostral prefrontal cortex compared to the other three conditions.  ...  In line with these findings, event-related desynchronisation (ERD) in primary sensorimotor and parietal regions was more pronounced in synchronised AO+MI compared to both pure AO and pure MI.  ...  Eaves to E. Geangu (Lancaster) for her helpful guidance on using the EGI system.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.bandc.2016.04.013 pmid:27266395 fatcat:mym7ybrqonakhj2mxlhssevncm

What is that little voice inside my head? Inner speech phenomenology, its role in cognitive performance, and its relation to self-monitoring

M. Perrone-Bertolotti, L. Rapin, J.-P. Lachaux, M. Baciu, H. Lœvenbruck
2014 Behavioural Brain Research  
Finally, we consider agency in inner speech and how our inner voice is known to be self-generated and not produced by someone else.  ...  and verbal mind wandering), presence of inner speech in reading and in writing, inner signing and voice-hallucinations in deaf people.  ...  Acknowledgements This work was supported by MLA ANR and by the LABEX CORTEX (ANR-11-LABX-0042) of Université de Lyon, within the programme "Investissements d'Avenir" (ANR-11-IDEX-0007).  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2013.12.034 pmid:24412278 fatcat:tccjor4p2vbczh26cau3uciblm

Action simulation in the human brain: Twelve questions

Giovanni Pezzulo, Matteo Candidi, Haris Dindo, Laura Barca
2013 New Ideas in Psychology  
) to the components of a computational architecture that includes internal modeling, action monitoring and inhibition mechanisms.  ...  In the first part of the article, we provide a critical review and assessment of action simulation theories advanced so far in the wider literature of embodied and motor cognition.  ...  The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Community's Seventh  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.newideapsych.2013.01.004 fatcat:5e2nylcgzvbqhggao3d3vjm5uq

Prefrontal–hippocampal pathways underlying inhibitory control over memory

Michael C. Anderson, Jamie G. Bunce, Helen Barbas
2016 Neurobiology of Learning and Memory  
Consistent with this, mounting evidence establishes the role of the right lateral prefrontal cortex in a clear case of cognitive control: retrieval suppression.  ...  Retrieval suppression refers to the ability to intentionally stop the retrieval process that arises when a reminder to a memory appears.  ...  Acknowledgments The current research was supported by a grant from the UK Medical Research Council (MC-A060-5PR00) to M.C.A., and grants from NIH (NIMH R01MH057414, and NINDS R01NS024760) to H. B.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.nlm.2015.11.008 pmid:26642918 pmcid:PMC5106245 fatcat:2zrycuk6yfculkwdkog7ueqj4e

Subliminal versus supraliminal stimuli activate neural responses in anterior cingulate cortex, fusiform gyrus and insula: a meta-analysis of fMRI studies

Paolo Meneguzzo, Manos Tsakiris, Helgi B Schioth, Dan J Stein, Samantha J Brooks
2014 BMC Psychology  
We included a total of 193 foci from 9 studies representing subliminal stimulation and 315 foci from 10 studies representing supraliminal stimulation.  ...  Subliminal stimuli are linked to significantly increased activation in the right fusiform gyrus and right insula.  ...  Acknowledgments This work was supported by the Brain Behaviour Initiative, Cape Town, the Claude Leon Foundation, South Africa, and the Swedish Research Council.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s40359-014-0052-1 pmid:25593703 pmcid:PMC4271330 fatcat:h2sy6o4pmrgannxecfpgd26pgu

How does mindfulness modulate self-regulation in pre-adolescent children? An integrative neurocognitive review

Rebekah Jane Kaunhoven, Dusana Dorjee
2017 Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews  
This analytical review outlines an integrative neuro-developmental approach, which combines self-report and behavioural assessments with event related brain potentials (ERPs) to provide a systemic multilevel  ...  processes of attention control and emotion regulation.  ...  Indeed, the dorsal attention network has been proposed to act as a filtering system which sends biasing signals to the ventral attention network to prioritise the processing of behaviourally relevant stimuli  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.01.007 pmid:28108415 fatcat:gsarklggyrgjlbh66qtuoy4qfq

Biological motion perception among persons with schizophrenia

J. M. Y. Spencer, A. B. Sekuler, P. J. Bennett, B. K. Christensen
2011 Journal of Vision  
extract v social information, in the form of emotion, from biological motion.  ...  While previous studies have documented preliminary evidence of biological motion processing deficits in this population, there is a current lack of understanding regarding the basic visual perceptual mechanisms  ...  Evidence for GABAergic dysfunction in SCZ predominantly stems from post-mortem studies showing reduced levels of GABA expression in the PFC, anterior cingulate gyrus, and hippocampus, as measured by the  ... 
doi:10.1167/11.11.442 fatcat:xrnphpehebg3tnvyppm25mkqly

EMG-based Simultaneous and Proportional Estimation of Wrist Kinematics and its Application in Intuitive Myoelectric Control for Unilateral transradial Amputees

Farina Dario
2011 Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience  
To address this problem, we used a chronically implanted microdrive with independently movable electrodes to map the depth dependence of spatially tuned local field potentials (LFP) in PFC of Rhesus macaques  ...  Acknowledgements Center for Neural Science, New York University, USA Prefrontal cortex (PFC) is the hub of a distributed system that coordinates the selection, planning and execution of motor behaviors  ...  To prepare the construction of a physiologically valid network model of the PFC, we have carried out a detailed statistical analysis of neural activity from a set of in-vivo recordings from the PFC of  ... 
doi:10.3389/conf.fncom.2011.53.00081 fatcat:nkq5wesfpbcjnikbxqh3v3gtqi

25th Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting: CNS-2016

Tatyana O. Sharpee, Alain Destexhe, Mitsuo Kawato, Vladislav Sekulić, Frances K. Skinner, Daniel K. Wójcik, Chaitanya Chintaluri, Dorottya Cserpán, Zoltán Somogyvári, Jae Kyoung Kim, Zachary P. Kilpatrick, Matthew R. Bennett (+597 others)
2016 BMC Neuroscience  
I will discuss theoretical results that point to functional advantages of splitting neural populations into subtypes, both in feedforward and recurrent networks.  ...  These results outline a framework for categorizing neuronal types based on their functional properties.  ...  Acknowledgements: The work of JB, RG, and SMC was supported in part by R01MH1006674 from the National Institutes of Health.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12868-016-0283-6 pmid:27534393 pmcid:PMC5001212 fatcat:bt45etzj2bbolfcxlxo7hlv6ju

The role of the rostral prefrontal cortex in the context of the aesthetic experience

U Kreplin
Representation of the "Gateway Hypothesis" of rostral prefrontal function.Rostral regions are hypothesised to support a system, which biases the flow of information between basic systems and central representations  ...  Rostral regions are hypothesised to support a system, which biases the flow of information between basic systems and central representations (i.e. is equivalent to the adjustment of the position of the  ... 
doi:10.24377/ljmu.t.00004419 fatcat:2xs7hy6f3ndineda3a5mctdnzu
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