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Have you read about whole brain imaging?

Wow!!!
How many of the estimated 100 trillion synapses in your brain are actually functioning? It’s an important question for diagnosis and treatment of people with common brain disorders, such as epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, autism, depression, schizophrenia, and traumatic brain injury (TBI), but one that could not be answered, except in an autopsy (or an invasive surgical sample of a small area).

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http://www.kurzweilai.net/whole-brain-imaging-method-identifies-common-brain-disorders?utm_source=KurzweilAI+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=95f35751a4-UA-946742-1&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_6de721fb33-95f35751a4-282180681

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Kravenhead
No, I hadn't, and that's pretty cool.
They'll be able to see what drugs are affecting which neurons.
They'll also be able to see what and where the malfunctions are regarding several brain disorders.
Amazing.

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Kravenhead
723 day(s) ago
Yes, it is.

philosopher
724 day(s) ago
Kraven, hope is one of the most precious gifts on Earth. This research gives me hope for my son.

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