Table 2.

List of activations revealed by contrasting errors with negative feedback versus correct trials with positive feedback in experiment 2

Talairach coordinates
Side Brain region xyzZ score
Negative > positive feedback
R rCMA (BA 24c′) 4 18 35 3.69
R Pre-SMA (BA 6) 4 15 53 3.79
L Anterior inferior insula (BA 13/14) −37 15 −3 4.20
R Superior bank of IFS (BA 9) 39 10 29 3.75
L/R Habenular complex −5/6 −25 8 3.66
R Thalamus (ventrolateral Nc) 15 −13 14 4.10
L Thalamus (posterolateral Nc) −12 −16 14 3.71
R Cuneus (BA 18) −12 −73 20 3.65
Positive > negative feedback
L Ventral striatum (Nc accumbens) −13 6 −3 4.38
Ventral striatum (ventral caudate) −7 15 0 4.13
R Ventral striatum (Nc accumbens) 8 8 −3 3.87
L IPS (horizontal branch, BA 7/40) −29 −52 41 3.76
L Caudate Nc −14 −13 23 4.32
  • IFS, inferior frontal sulcus; IPS, intraparietal sulcus; Nc, nucleus; L, left; R, right.