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Dynamic decision making in the brain

How do we make decisions? A study uses MEG to provide the spatial as well as the temporal resolution needed to answer this question, together with computational modeling, which allows for complex non-linear decision models. This work helps resolve some of the seemingly contradictory results from previous work.

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Figure 1: Schematic for analysis of decision-making dynamics in the brain.


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Pearson, J., Platt, M. Dynamic decision making in the brain. Nat Neurosci 15, 341–342 (2012).

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