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Dopamine and Cognitive Control: The influence of spontaneous eye-blink rate and dopamine gene polymorphisms on perseveration and distractibility

Dreisbach, Gesine ; Müller, Johannes ; Goschke, Thomas ; Strobel, Alexander ; Schulze, Katja ; Lesch, Klaus-Peter ; Brocke, Burkhard


One fundamental problem of intelligent organisms pursuing goal-directed behavior is how to dynamically regulate the balance between maintenance and flexibility. The authors show that central dopaminergic activity, as indicated by spontaneous eyeblink rate and dopamine gene polymorphisms, plays an important role in the modulation of this balance. Seventy-two young adults were examined. ...


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