high-energy X-ray image thick brain section

high-energy X-ray image thick brain section

A "navigational map view" of a section of a mouse brain. Like the map view of an Earth imaging program, this image of a brain section takes cues from actual imaging performed with highest-energy X-rays at a synchrotron and turns them into a graphic depiction. The imaging concentrates on a mesa-scale of the brain analogous to the map view of Google Earth. The scale could be useful in studying how the brain computes.

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Categories
Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
imaging, brain, neurology, high-energy x-ray, neuron, brain cell body, vasculature, synchrotron
Status
  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Oct 17, 2017 - 10:05am
  • Last Updated: Oct 17, 2017 - 10:18am