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Spotlight on: 3D brain map reveals connections between cells in nano-scale

“Researchers hope uprecedented images will allow study of abnormal connections in neurological disorders such as schizophrenia and depression.”  From the Guardian. You can read the full article here

Brain Imaging

Meet-a-Member: Vanessa Bentley

Vanessa Bentley (formerly Gorley) is a doctoral candidate at the University of Cincinnati. While in the doctoral program in Philosophy, she also completed a master’s in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. 416 more words

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Participating in brain-imaging studies: What is it like?

Having worked and studied within Psychology for several years now, I have read many, many research articles that utilise neuro-imaging techniques including fMRI, PET, MEG and EEG. 886 more words


First evidence provided that in normal aging cell density is preserved throughout the human brain.

New, ultra-high-field magnetic resonance images (MRI) of the brain by researchers at the University of Illinois provide the most detailed images to date to show that while the brain shrinks with age, brain cell density remains constant. 525 more words


Can Your Brain Really Be "Full"?

Neuroimaging aids investigation into what happens in the brain when we try to remember information that’s very similar to what we already know 872 more words


Why Colin Firth should stick to acting, not neuroscience

Some tips for other BBC employees interested in authoring peer-reviewed journal articles without having a clue, taken from
Kanai, R., Feilden, T., Firth, C., & Rees, G. 1,065 more words

Further Neuroimaging Evidence for the Deficit Subtype of Schizophrenia

Importance  The clinical heterogeneity of schizophrenia has hindered neurobiological investigations aimed at identifying neural correlates of the disorder.

Objective  To identify network-based biomarkers across the spectrum of impairment present in schizophrenia by separately evaluating individuals with deficit and nondeficit subtypes of this disorder. 372 more words