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Brain maps show how empathetic mice feel each other's pain

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Scientists have mapped the interconnected brain regions involved in a mouse’s empathetic response to seeing a companion in distress. Credit: Alamy

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Nature 589, 172 (2021)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-021-00016-z

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