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4 Responses to “fMRI — View a Brain in Motion”
  1. Scharlach14 says:


  2. fielsjd says:

    It’s a normal structural MRI scan. If it were functional, there would be activations.

  3. CarrieRulesTheBlock says:

    what was it?

  4. fielsjd says:

    That wasn’t even an fMRI scan. Who named this video?

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