Sunday, March 28, 2010

Research News: Psychopaths' Brains Wired To Seek Rewards

The News: Scientists have long known what psychopaths lack: emotions like empathy, fear and remorse. Now, a new study focuses on what they may have, a brain abnormality that may lead them to seek rewards like money, sex or fame at any cost. More from NPR, All Things Considered, 3/27/2010.

The Research:
Read the research behind this story in Nature Neuroscience, 13, 419-421 (14 March 2010).

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