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Brain areas identified that 'decode' emotions of others

this brain activity happen when people passively react to an emotional stimulus, it also occurs when they actively search for mental state information," says Dr. Sabbagh.

Problems in "mental state decoding" are associated with developmental disorders such as autism. As a next step, the researchers plan to investigate whether autistic individuals have difficulty activating these two areas of the brain when making mental state judgments, Dr. Sabbagh explains.

"If problems in social interaction are related to brain circuitry, having a better understanding of that relationship will help us design both behavioural and other types of interventions to improve these individuals' social skills."


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Contact: Nancy Dorrance
dorrance@post.queensuc.a
613-533-2869
Queen's University
15-Apr-2004


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