magnetoencephalography


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magnetoencephalography

[mag‚nēd·ō·in‚sef·ə′läg·rə·fē]
(medicine)
A method to detect the brain's electrical activity with an array of SQUID magnetometers positioned over the head.
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Neuroimaging using Magnetoencephalography (MEG) may help explain the neuroplasticity of the child's mind versus the more expert (but less open) mind of the adult, and account for the "critical period" for language.
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Roberts and colleagues used magnetoencephalography (MEG), which detects magnetic fields in the brain, just as electroencephalography (EEG) detects electrical fields.
For the new study, conducted at the University Medical Center at Hamburg-Eppendorf, the researchers used a technique called magnetoencephalography (MEG) to analyze brain activity in 43 healthy volunteers.
The centre will be one of the few research-dedicated, functional neuro-imaging laboratories in the UK to have the latest brain scanning technologies - 3T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI); and Magnetoencephalography (MEG) - in the same facility, enabling psychologists and medical experts to gain a better understanding of how the brain works.
of this comprehensive text are chapters on magnetoencephalography, quantitative electromyography, and neurophysiological evaluation of sacral function, and revision of the remaining 33 chapters and their references.
Contract award: contract of preventive and corrective maintenance of instrumentation, laboratory magnetoencephalography
The new centre will combine Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) and Magnetoencephalography (MEG) - both non-invasive scanning techniques - to study the brain processes involved in everyday tasks, such as visual and auditory perception, attention processes, social functioning, memory, learning and speech.
In this research, Frost & Sullivan's expert analysts thoroughly examine the following: electroencephalography (EEG), electromyography/nerve conduction studies/evoked potential (EMG/NCS/EP) and magnetoencephalography (MEG).
The team from the Open University and London Business School measured the minute magnetic fields around the brain using magnetoencephalography (Meg).
BARCELONA -- At the Organization of Human Brain Mapping's 16th Annual Meeting (Barcelona, Spain, June 6-10), Elekta unveiled its next generation magnetoencephalography (MEG) system, Elekta Neuromag[R] TRIUX*.
5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A major factor limiting the scope of magnetoencephalography (MEG) programs worldwide has been the cost and availability of the liquid helium needed to operate these advanced brain mapping systems.