Abstract context representations are not just in the prefrontal cortex, they are also in the amygdala. The authors also report that errors were associated with reduced context encoding. Cool.
Saez, A., et al. “Abstract Context Representations in Primate Amygdala and Prefrontal Cortex.” Neuron 87.4 (2015): 869-881.
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Cohen, Yarden, and Rony Paz. “It All Depends on the Context, but Also on the Amygdala.” Neuron 87.4 (2015): 678-680.
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