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attention and self

dmPFC increased activity without attention; decreased with attention DAYDREAMING also happens from this region
vACC serotonergic and large von economo neurons preferentially activate when describing oneself and when imagining positive **not negative** future events
OFC damage socially inappropriate behavior; calling people rude names without realizing; unrealistic positive self-views
vmPFC activated according to novelty ("unfamiliarity"); simulation center and with regards to the ability to delay gratification
temporoparietal junction out-of-body experiences happen here
mirror neurons and connections between MNN, insula, and amydgala mediate this empathy
insula activates disgust and mirrors others
ACC mirrors others
anterior cingulate, insula, and frontal oberculum activated by pain and others' pain
dlPFC and insula activated during the ultimatum game; shown in patients' fMRI scans
Created by: jennalee2002
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