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Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 329213, 6 pages
Exploring Cortical Attentional System by Using fMRI during a Continuous Perfomance Test
Department of Bioengineering, IIT Unit, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
Received 14 June 2009; Accepted 20 August 2009
Academic Editor: Fabio Babiloni
Copyright © 2010 M. G. Tana et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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