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Contact: David Salisbury
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Vanderbilt University

Mirror Neuron System

Caption: This is an illustration of the mirror neuron system in the human brain which has been implicated in the impaired ability to imitate experienced by many patients with schizophrenia.

Credit: Jan Brascamp

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