Linking cognition to brain connectivity

Journal name:
Nature Neuroscience
Volume:
19,
Pages:
7–9
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DOI:
doi:10.1038/nn.4206
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Predicting an individual's behavior is a formidable challenge for neuroimaging. A study now finds a strong link between an individual's ability to sustain attention and an extended, but specific, set of brain connections.

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  1. Stephen Smith is at the Oxford University Centre for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain (FMRIB), Oxford, UK.

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