The striatum is crucial for the correct learning and control of goal-directed behavior and habitual actions. Here in this issue of Neuron, Atallah etal. (2014) show that both reinforcement-based learning and control parameters are reflected in the neural activity of the ventromedial striatum.
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This work was supported by a Human Frontier Science Project grant to G.M.
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