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Vanderbilt University

Dopamine Brain Scan

Caption: High levels of dopamine activity, shown in orange and yellow, were found in the striatum (center) and ventromedial prefrontal cortex (right) in the brains of "go getters."

Credit: Courtesy of Zald Lab, Vanderbilt University

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