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The dynamic nature of value-based decisions

During a binary choice task, neuronal activity in monkey orbitofrontal cortex alternated between two network states. The internal dynamics revealed by a linear decoder correlated with the reaction time and with the eventual choice.

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Figure 1: Conceptual summary of the results of Rich and Wallis5.


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Conen, K., Padoa-Schioppa, C. The dynamic nature of value-based decisions. Nat Neurosci 19, 866–867 (2016).

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