In the above movie I used topo software (by Hitachi) to visualize the blood flow changes in the brain. The data was collected by Hitachi ETG 4000 and the subject was myself. I was doing a finger tapping task. The probe position was measure by 3D digitizer. You can see that during finger tapping (right hand) the blood flow in the left motor cortex increased.
Stork is a publication alert app developed by us at Stanford. As a researcher we often forget to follow up important publications - and it's practically impossible to search many keywords or researchers' names everyday. Stork can help us to search everyday and notifies us when there are new publications/grants. How Stork helped me?
About the author:
Xu Cui is a human brain research scientist in Stanford University. He lives in the Bay Area in the United States. He is also the founder of Stork (smart publication alert app), PaperBox and BizGenius.
He was born in He'nan province, China. He received education in Beijing University(BS), University of Tennessee (Knoxville) (MS), Baylor College of Medicine (PhD) and Stanford University (PostDoc). Read more ...