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Research Article

The Role of Stimulus Salience and Attentional Capture Across the Neural Hierarchy in a Stop-Signal Task

  • Carsten N. Boehler mail,

    c.n.boehler@gmail.com

    Affiliations: Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America, Department of Experimental Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

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  • Lawrence G. Appelbaum,

    Affiliation: Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Ruth M. Krebs,

    Affiliations: Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America, Department of Experimental Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

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  • Ling-Chia Chen,

    Affiliation: Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Marty G. Woldorff

    Affiliations: Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Published: October 17, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026386

About the Authors

Carsten N. Boehler, Lawrence G. Appelbaum, Ruth M. Krebs, Ling-Chia Chen, Marty G. Woldorff
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
Carsten N. Boehler, Ruth M. Krebs
Department of Experimental Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
Marty G. Woldorff
Department of Psychiatry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: c.n.boehler@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CNB RMK MGW. Performed the experiments: CNB LCC. Analyzed the data: CNB LGA RMK LCC. Wrote the paper: CNB LGA RMK LCC MGW.