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Table 3 Comparison of stress- and vowel quality-related activation.

From: Neuro-cognitive foundations of word stress processing - evidence from fMRI

Contrast Brain region (BA) TC (x, y, z) Cluster size z score
Conjunction* LH superior temporal gyrus (BA22) -48 -20 8 264 6.61
Stress - baseline and RH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) 63 -25 0 236 6.54
Vowel quality vs. Baseline RH insula 30 23 5 20 5.87
  LH insula -33 20 3 27 5.84
  LH putamen -25 3 -3 60 5.71
  RH putamen 25 3 5 17 5.38
  LH supplementary motor area (BA 6) 0 0 65 114 6.14
  RH cerebellum 30 -65 -25 24 6.17
  LH cerebellum -28 -68 -25 21 6.04
Stress - vowel quality LH inferior frontal gyrus (BA 47) -48 18 -8 17 4.36
  RH inferior frontal gyrus (BA 44) 53 15 20 36 4.33
  RH inferior frontal gyrus (BA 45) 50 23 -5 15 4.06
  RH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) 58 -35 18 14 3.73
  RH middle temporal gyrus (BA 21) 50 -23 -5 25 3.80
  RH superior frontal gyrus (BA 6) 8 0 68 39 4.89
Non-identical pairs: RH middle temporal gyrus (BA 21) 55 -43 8 93 5.41
Stress - vowel quality LH inferior temporal gyrus (BA 21) -43 -3 -20 23 4.47
  LH inferior frontal gyrus (BA 47) -48 18 -8 36 4.66
  RH inferior frontal gyrus (BA 45) 53 23 -5 43 4.52
  RH inferior frontal gyrus (BA 44) 50 13 20 60 4.02
  RH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) 55 -25 -3 26 3.81
  LH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) -50 -40 20 25 3.71
  LH insula -33 20 8 34 4.32
  RH intraparietal sulcus (BA 7) 43 -45 60 18 3.91
  RH intraparietal sulcus (BA 7) 43 -40 50 14 3.64
  RH postcentral gyrus (BA 1) 48 -23 50 54 4.10
  RH superior frontal gyrus (BA 6) 8 3 68 50 5.34
  LH middle frontal gyrus (BA 6) -40 0 55 14 3.95
  RH middle frontal gyrus (BA 8) 45 8 40 19 3.71
  LH cingulate gyrus (BA 32) -5 18 40 87 5.07
Identical pairs: LH intraparietal sulcus (BA 7) -35 -65 43 16 3.74
Vowel quality - stress       
  1. *p < .05, FWE-corrected; p < .001, uncorrected; cluster size = 12 voxels; masks were created at uncorrected p < .05; MNI: Montreal Neurological Institute coordinates.