Early life stress and anterior cingulate

Proposal details

Title: Early life stress and anterior cingulate
Research Area(s): Emotion and Self Regulation
Background: Our current analyses of early life stress indicate a high prevalence in the BRC sample, and that it relates to current emotional state. Furthermore, recent analyses reveal that MRI brain volumes of certain structures are associated with ELS severity. The relationship between the anterior cingulate and ELS needss to be examined
Aims: People with significant early life stress, will have abnormalities that relate to volume reductions in the ACC.
Method: Statistical analysis of existing measures in the database.