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    • Cynthia Giles

      The beautiful brain.

    • Liz Belinoski

      The brain scans of connections

    • Sandy Do

      The image on the left shows a dissection of a human brain, performed by Ludwig and Klingler from post mortem tissue. The dissection reveals major anatomical features of the brain, but does not reveal the brain’s connections. Shown on the right is a complete map of the major anatomical connections linking distinct regions of the cerebral cortex. The map was generated by Hagmann in 2008 from magnetic resonance imaging data acquired from a living person. In its entirety, the brain consists of 10^11 neurons and 10^15 synaptic links, and the total wiring of the brain is estimated to span thousands of miles. The map in the middle shows the human connectome by Sporns generated using network tools. Network analysis revealed robust small-world attributes, the existence of multiple modules interlinked by hub regions, and a structural core comprised of a set of brain regions that are highly interconnected. As multiple data sets from multiple participants were analyzed, it became clear that individual connectomes display unique structural features that might explain differences in cognition and behavior.

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