Healthy aging is associated with increased neural processing of positive valence but attenuated processing of emotional arousal: an fMRI study

Elizabeth G Kehoe, John M Toomey, Joshua H Balsters, Arun L W Bokde

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)809-821
Number of pages13
JournalNeurobiology of aging
Issue number3
Early online date11 Aug 2012
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2013


  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aging
  • Amygdala
  • Arousal
  • Brain
  • Brain Mapping
  • Emotions
  • Female
  • Functional Neuroimaging
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Middle Aged
  • Occipital Lobe
  • Pattern Recognition, Visual
  • Temporal Lobe
  • Visual Cortex
  • Young Adult
  • Journal Article
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

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