Brain atlas/Related Articles
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- Anatomical atlas : A reference work in which anatomical structures are placed in a coordinate system that is standardized for a given species, developmental stage or organ.
- Neuroanatomy : The branch of anatomy that studies the anatomical organization of the nervous system.
- Neuroimaging : A group of techniques used to visualize structure and function of nervous systems, especially the vertebrate brain.
- Brain : The core unit of a central nervous system.
- Brain morphometry : The quantitative study of structures in the brain, their differences between individuals, correlations with brain function, and changes of these characteristics over time.
- Talairach atlas : A commonly used brain atlas and the first one based on a stereotaxic coordinate system.
- Talairach coordinates : A stereotaxic coordinate system based on the Talairach brain atlas.
- MNI space : Add brief definition or description
- Allen Mouse Brain Atlas : Add brief definition or description
- Stereotaxic space : Add brief definition or description
- Image registration : The alignment of features in one image to corresponding features in a reference image.
- Brain segmentation : In brain morphometry, the decomposition of an image of the brain into different classes of tissue, e.g. white matter, grey matter or cerebrospinal fluid.
- Skull stripping : A set of image segmentation techniques used to segment images of a vertebrate head into brain and non-brain tissue.
- Cytoarchitecture : The arrangement of molecules and cell compartments underlying the formation and maintenance of biological cells.
- Korbinian Brodmann : (1868 - 1918) A German physician known for his foundational work on the cytoarchitecture of the cerebral cortex in primates.