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Cerebral Cortex doi:10.1093/cercor/bhr112

Summary: Cerebral Cortex
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Reveals Dissociable Mechanisms for Global Versus
Selective Corticomotor Suppression Underlying the Stopping of Action
D. S. Adnan Majid1,2
, Weidong Cai1
, Jobi S. George1
, Frederick Verbruggen3
and Adam R. Aron1,2
Department of Psychology and 2
Neuroscience Graduate Program, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA and
School of Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4QG, UK
5 Address correspondence to Adam R. Aron, Department of Psychology, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA.
Email: adamaron@ucsd.edu.
Stopping an initiated response is an essential function, investigated
in many studies with go/no-go and stop-signal paradigms. These
standard tests require rapid action cancellation. This appears to be
10 achieved by a suppression mechanism that has ``global'' effects on


Source: Aron, Adam - Department of Psychology, University of California at San Diego


Collections: Biology and Medicine