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Another region of my brain to light up with activity was the striatum - an area associated with drug addiction and craving.
This mental ability transpires within the brain machinery known as the striatum.
And that portion of their brains was also showing greater functional connectivity, communicating more readily with another part of the brain, the ventral striatum, known as the brain’s reward center.
Another region, the ventral striatum, is part of the brain’s reward and motivation system.
And when people refused to profit from harming others, the prefrontal cortex increased its communication with the striatum.
The residents raced through the layers of images, as if thumbing through a flipbook, calling out the names of the anatomical structures: cerebellum, hippocampus, insular cortex, striatum, corpus callosum, ventricles.
The second relevant brain difference concerned the ventral striatum.
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