Connectome
A connectome is a comprehensive map of neural connections in the brain, and may be thought of as its "wiring diagram". More broadly, a connectome would include the mapping of all neural connections w...
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Downloading your brain may seem like science fiction, but some neuroscientists think we’ve already started down a path to make it a reality. Follow How Close Are We? for more stories like this!
The First Quantified Brain
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Human Connectome Project | Mapping the human brain connectivity
Navigate the brain in a way that was never before possible; fly through major brain pathways, compare essential circuits, zoom into a region to explore the cells that comprise it, and the functions th...
Synaptic tail-chasing: Will we ever have a human connectome?
Any would-be connectomist should take ample notice of the fact that they would be embarking on a fantastic but never-ending journey, a Sisyphean task where the mountain's landscape changes anew each d...
Human Connectome Project
The Human Connectome Project (HCP) is a five-year project sponsored by sixteen components of the National Institutes of Health, split between two consortia of research institutions. The project was la...
The First Quantified Brain
Russell Poldrack is not quite an ordinary guy. He eats his breakfast, drinks his coffee, and goes to work. So far, so ordinary. But for a while, he spent a lot of energy meticulously tracking the deta...