DURHAM, N.C. -- By asking subjects to direct their attention to particular areas in space while their brains were being scanned by MRI, researchers have mapped brain regions active in the high-level neural control of attention. Like an initial satellite reconnaissance of new terrain, this first mapping represents a key step toward understanding the detailed topography and function of brain regions involved in high-level "executive" control of attention.
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