Faces and races in the brain

E. A. Phelps

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Humans are better at recognizing individuals of their own race than of other races. Golby et al. now show that same-race faces elicit more activity in brain regions linked to face recognition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)775-776
Number of pages2
JournalNature Neuroscience
Issue number8
StatePublished - 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Neuroscience


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