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Table 3 Comparing a numerical with a non-numerical task to isolate magnitude-related activation.

From: On the neuro-cognitive foundations of basic auditory number processing: an fMRI study

Contrast Brain region (BA) TC (x, y, z) Cluster size z score
Passive Listening: RH intraparietal sulcus (BA 40) 49 -56 32 137 3.96
Number words - pseudowords RH posterior intraparietal sulcus (BA 40) 49 -59 48   3.57
  LH intraparietal sulcus (BA 40) -55 -45 47 51 3.77
  LH supramarginal gyrus (BA 40) -59 -52 38   3.58
  LH middle frontal gyrus (BA 46) -31 45 17 37 3.61
  LH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) -55 -41 -13 10 3.51
  LH cingulate gyrus (BA 32) -17 15 31 13 3.51
  RH cingulate (BA 32) 14 19 41 14 3.20
  RH middle frontal gyrus (BA 10) 45 51 -5 18 4.03
  RH middle frontal gyrus (BA 8) 35 19 41 23 3.39
  LH middle frontal gyrus (BA 8) -45 19 41 18 3.35
  RH thalamus 7 -6 13 17 3.30
  RH thalamus 10 -20 14 13 3.22
  LH medial frontal gyrus (BA 8) -7 19 44 41 3.20
  1. p < .005, uncorrected; cluster size = 10 voxels; masks were created at uncorrected p < .05; TC - Talairach coordinates.