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Giorgia Silani

Project leader, senior postdoc

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Institution : University of Vienna
Department : Department of Applied Psychology: Health, Development, Enhancement and Intervention
Research field : Biological and clinical psychology
Discipline : Social Neuroscience

NCCR position : Postdoc
NCCR PI : Tania Singer
NCCR most relevant publications
Silani, G.*, Lamm, C.*, Ruff, C., Singer, T. (2013). Right supramarginal gyrus is crucial to overcome emotional egocentricity bias in social judgments. The Journal of Neuroscience, 33 (39):15466-76. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1488-13.2013.
Bird, G*, Silani, G*, Brindley, R, White, S, Frith, U., Singer, T. (2010). Empathic brain responses in insula are modulated by levels of alexithymia but not autism. Brain, 133 (Pt 5):1515-25. doi: 10.1093/brain/awq060. Epub 2010 Apr 5.
Hein, G., Silani, G., Preuschoff, K., Bateson, C.D., Singer, T. (2010). Differential empathic brain responses in In- and Outgroup pain predict ingroup favouritism in altruistic helping. Neuron, 68 (1):149-60. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2010.09.003.



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