Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Value-Based Decision-Making Following Medial Temporal Lobe Lesions|
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| January 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Making optimal decisions depends on appreciation of the value of choices. An important source of information about the value of choices is prior experience: Positive experiences are more likely than negative ones to be selected again. Such value-based learning has long been considered the domain of trial-and-error incremental learning mediated by a cortico-striatal system. Recent evidence, however, suggests that in some conditions the medial temporal lobe (MTL), which mediates episodic memory, m...
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