Essays about: "Reward-processing"

Found 2 essays containing the word Reward-processing.

  1. 1. Sex-dependent differences in human reward processing : A systematic review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Simon Nyqvist Ghashghaian; [2022]
    Keywords : Reward-processing; sex-differences; dopamine; reward pathways; sex hormones;

    Abstract : Much work has been done in the neuroscience of reward processing, such as; mapping brain areas, key neurotransmitters, and connectivity patterns related to different aspects of reward-related behavior. There are a lot of suggested behavioral and neural sex differences in reward processing, primarily based on animal studies of reward behavior. READ MORE

  2. 2. The adolescent brain on social-media : A systematic review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Michaela Åström; [2021]
    Keywords : Adolescence; neuroimaging; social brain; social rewards; social-media use SMU ;

    Abstract : Adolescence is an exceptional period of life, not least in terms of social and brain development. Friends become increasingly important, susceptibility to peer rejection increases, and brain regions involved in social cognition are predicted to go through major changes. READ MORE