Casey et al.

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What was the aim of the study?
If delay of gratification in childhood predicts impulse control abilities and sensitivity to alluring or social cues at the behavioural and neural level when participants were in their 40s.
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How many participants were involved in experiment 1?
59
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What parts of the brain were they studying?
Inferior frontal gyrus and Ventral striatum
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What were the independent variables?
High and low delayers
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What type of experiment was it?
Quasi
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How many experiments took place?
2
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What type of data was collected?
Quantitative
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What is the function of the inferior frontal gyrus?
Inhibition and cognitive control
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