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Table 3 Difference in MNS activation between ASD and TD during observation of stimuli without social-emotional components

From: Differential mirror neuron system (MNS) activation during action observation with and without social-emotional components in autism: a meta-analysis of neuroimaging studies

Brain regions with peak activation Cluster breakdown
Anatomical region L/R Total number of voxels MNI coordinates SDM-Z p (uncorrected) Anatomical regions (Broadmann area)
ASD>TD
 Inferior parietal lobule L 1036 − 42, − 50, 48 2.382 < 0.0001 Inferior parietal lobule (BA40)
 Supplementary motor area L 185 − 4, 4, 54 1.997 < 0.001 Supplementary motor area (BA6)
ASD<TD
 Middle occipital gyrus R 368 32, − 84, 2 − 2.172 < 0.0005 Middle occipital gyrus (BA18)
Middle occipital gyrus (BA19)
Inferior network, inferior longitudinal fasciculus
 Postcentral gyrus L 306 − 42, − 14, 48 − 1.950 < 0.0005 Precentral gyrus (BA6)
Postcentral gyrus (BA6)
 Postcentral gyrus R 30 22, − 46, 60 − 1.451 < 0.005 Postcentral gyrus (BA2)
 Cerebellum, crus I L 20 − 26, − 82, − 24 − 1.428 < 0.005 Cerebellum, crus I (BA19)