A study published this month demonstrates that dopamine is involved in learning under both positive and negative reinforcement contingencies.

A summary of this research, conducted at the University of Pennsylvania, is provided here:


U of Penn’s original release of the study is here:


And the original paper is available here:


Really cool stuff!!

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