Imaging

 

Learn.Genetics: Brain Imaging Techniques

The University of Utah offers a one-page primer on MRI and PET imaging.

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering

The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering offers separate sections addressing the interests of researchers, students and the general public. The site includes information about NIH initiatives in bioimaging, a list of symposia and workshops, news releases, and links to other bioimaging sites.

RadiologyInfo

This site, a joint effort of the American College of Radiology and the Radiological Society of North America, provides basic information about what to expect when undergoing diagnostic radiology procedures, such as CT scans and MRIs.


Dana Articles

Imaging of Cognitive Impairment from Soccer Heading-Related Brain Injury

Dana Foundation grantee Michael Lipton is looking at the cumulative effect of heading impacts by monitoring changes in brain structure and function with diffusion tensor imaging and cognitive tests. 


Can Brain Science Help Promote Good Health?

Can imaging tell us if scary labels on cigarette packages prompt smokers to quit? Researchers look for signs that might track how persuasive psychological and social interventions will be.


Seeking the Neural Signature of Consciousness

Cambridge researchers using EEG find network activity differs among minimally conscious patients, and the possibility of predicting the potential to communicate even in non-responsive people.


What Does it Mean to be ‘Amyloid Positive?’

Studies suggest amyloid accumulates for 3 decades or more before dementia symptoms show.


Truth, Lies, and False Memories: Neuroscience in the Courtroom

Truth, Lies, and False Memories: Neuroscience in the Courtroom Craig Stark, Ph.D., Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Francisco J. Ayala School of Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine 2014-10-15 Craig Stark, Ph.D. View Article a


When Labeling an Emotion Quiets It

When Labeling an Emotion Quiets It 2013 09 26 false Following centuries of writers, poets, and meditators, imaging research suggests that “affect labeling”—forming a