Noninvasive stimulation of the ventromedial prefrontal cortex modulates emotional face processing.

Noninvasive stimulation of the ventromedial prefrontal cortex modulates emotional face processing.
Related ArticlesNoninvasive stimulation of the ventromedial prefrontal cortex modulates emotional face processing. Neuroimage. 2018 Mar 29;: Authors: Winker C, Rehbein MA, Sabatinelli D, Dohn M, Maitzen J, Wolters CH, Arolt V, Junghofer M Abstract The ventromedial prefrontal cortex (vmPFC) is associated with emotional states that can be characterized as positive affect. Moreover, a variety of psychiatric disorders that are associated with disturbed reactions toward reward- or safety-signaling stimuli reveal functional or structural anomalies within this area. Thus, neuromodulation of this region via transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) offers an attractive opportunity to noninvasively influence pleasant emotional and reward processing. ... read more
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