Quantifying Mesoscale Neuroanatomy Using X-Ray Microtomography

@article{Dyer2017QuantifyingMN,
  title={Quantifying Mesoscale Neuroanatomy Using X-Ray Microtomography},
  author={Eva L. Dyer and William Gray Roncal and Judy A. Prasad and Hugo L. Fernandes and Doğa G{\"u}rsoy and Vincent De Andrade and Kamel Fezzaa and Xianghui Xiao and Joshua T. Vogelstein and Chris Jacobsen and Konrad Paul Kording and Narayanan Kasthuri},
  journal={eNeuro},
  year={2017},
  volume={4}
}
Visual Abstract Methods for resolving the three-dimensional (3D) microstructure of the brain typically start by thinly slicing and staining the brain, followed by imaging numerous individual sections with visible light photons or electrons. In contrast, X-rays can be used to image thick samples, providing a rapid approach for producing large 3D brain maps without sectioning. Here we demonstrate the use of synchrotron X-ray microtomography (µCT) for producing mesoscale (∼1 µm 3 resolution) brain… 

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