Novelties

november 2017

The reliability of anatomical connectivity data of the human brain challenged by 20 international teams of research in diffusion imaging and tractography

Diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI) is used to reveal in vivo the white matter bundles of the human brain by measuring the diffusion of water molecules, especially along axons. It is then possible by tractography to reconstitute step by step the Lire plus …


september 2017

Nathalie Tzourio-Mazoyer participated in the forum “Science, Recherche et Société”

Sciences & Avenir and La Recherche organized for two days in September 2017 the Forum “Science, Recherche et Société” in the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie in Paris. On the agenda: four plenary lectures, eight round tables, and some Lire plus …


Using supervised learning to predict hemispheric dominance for language production

A Support Vector Machine (SVM) classifier predict patterns of hemispheric language dominance We used a Support Vector Machine (SVM) classifier to assess hemispheric pattern of language dominance of 47 individuals categorized as non-typical for language from their hemispheric functional laterality Lire plus …


may 2017

The GIN-IMN presents its recent results at NeuroFrance 2017

The NeuroFrance 2017 Congress took place from Wednesday 17 to Friday 19 May at the Palais des Congrès in Bordeaux. The GIN-IMN featured scientific posters during the 3-days event. You will find these posters below. Wednesday 17th May Reliability of Lire plus …


Travel of Iseult, the largest and most powerful MRI magnet in the world

On Thursday, May 4, a giant magnet weighing 130 metric tons will leave the assembly plants in Belfort on its journey to the NeuroSpin research facility at the CEA’s Paris-Saclay Center (Essonne). The cutting-edge magnet, which will generate a magnetic Lire plus …


february 2017

Variations of planum temporale asymmetries with Heschl’s Gyri duplications and association with cognitive abilities

In healthy individuals, as in dyslexics, the left asymmetry of a temporal area involved in the processing of language sounds is associated with better verbal performances. This finding was made possible by taking account of individual anatomical variability in a Lire plus …


january 2017

When spatial attention is associated with hemispheric lateralization

The objective of this study was to validate a line bisection judgement (LBJ) task for use in investigating the lateralized cerebral bases of spatial attention in a sample of 51 right-handed healthy participants. Using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), the Lire plus …


december 2016

Right hand or left hand ?

Asymmetries of the motor cortex during the lateral judgment in fMRI In front of a photograph of hand, how do you decide that it depicts a right hand or a left hand? It is admitted that this judgment of laterality Lire plus …

AAL: a human brain atlas ranked second in the “top 100 cited” CEA publication

Already awarded the honorary title of “the most cited publication in NeuroImaging between 1980 and 2012”, the article has been ranked by the second in the top 100 cited CEA (Commissariat à l’Energie Atomique) publications out of a total of Lire plus …


july 2016

Bernard Mazoyer, Chairman of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM)

Bernard Mazoyer has been elected Chairman of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM) at its annual meeting held in Geneva, 2016 july. Bernard Mazoyer has contributed to the creation of this international organization of which he was the first Lire plus …