Biological explanations of schizophrenia

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What are neural correlates?
measurements of the structure or function of the brain that correlate with experience
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What did Junckel et al. do?
measured activity levels in the ventral striatum in schizophrenia
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What did Junckel et al 2006 find?
They found lower levels of activity than those in comparison to those in the control group
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What did Allen et al. 2007 do?
They scanned the brains of patients with auditory hallucinations and compared them to a control group, the participants were also asked to identify pre-recorded speech as their own or as somebody else.
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What did Allen et al. 2007 find?
The found lower activation levels in the superior temporal gyrus and the anterior cingulate gyrus
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