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Vannier, Michael
04-23-2003, 10:57 PM
> The mouse BIRN may be helpful in providing support for your needs:
>
> http://www.nbirn.net/Projects/Mouse/Mouse.htm
>
> One of the projects in the mouse BIRN is:
>
> A Multimodal Multidimensional Map of the Mouse Brain
>
> Arthur W. Toga
> Laboratory of Neuro Imaging
> UCLA School of Medicine
> http://www.loni.ucla.edu
>
> An MRI atlas of mouse development is available at:
>
> http://mouseatlas.caltech.edu/
>
> The mouse brain library is sited at:
>
> http://www.mbl.org/main.html
>
> These papers may be especially valuable:
>
> 1: Johnson GA, Cofer GP, Fubara B, Gewalt SL, Hedlund LW, Maronpot RR.
> Magnetic resonance histology for morphologic phenotyping.
> J Magn Reson Imaging. 2002 Oct;16(4):423-9.
>
> 2: Johnson GA, Cofer GP, Gewalt SL, Hedlund LW.
> Morphologic phenotyping with MR microscopy: the visible mouse.
> Radiology. 2002 Mar;222(3):789-93.
>
> 3: Bock NA, Konyer NB, Henkelman RM.
> Multiple-mouse MRI.
> Magn Reson Med. 2003 Jan;49(1):158-67.
>
>
> Best wishes,
>
> Michael Vannier
>
>
> ----------------------
>
> Michael W. Vannier, MD
> University of Iowa
> Department of Radiology
> 200 Hawkins Drive - 3966 JPP
> Iowa City, IA 52242-1077
>
> (319) 356-3371
> (319) 356-2220 FAX
> michael-vannier@uiowa.edu
>
>
>
> _____________________________________
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Biomechanics and Movement Science listserver
> > [mailto:BIOMCH-L@NIC.SURFNET.NL]On Behalf Of Claire Gallagher
> > Sent: Tuesday, 22 April 2003 18:30
> > To: BIOMCH-L@NIC.SURFNET.NL
> > Subject: [BIOMCH-L] MRI or CT scans of rat brain
> >
> >
> > Hi
> >
> > I am wondering does any one have any information on where I may
> > obtain MR images or CT scans of the rat brains. I have just
> > started a project on the development of lesion specific brain
> > injury criteria due to blunt head impact injuries. This involves
> > the construction of a Finite element model of the rat brain which
> > will be validated using experimental results. The rats that will
> > be used in the experiments will be the Sprague Dawley kind and
> > I'm wondering has anyone done any work on this type of thing
> > before and if so are there medical images available. Also, if
> > there are any experiments going on would it be possible to use
> > the results to validate my model? I would really appreciate any
> > help on this. Thank you.
> > Kindest Regards,
> >
> > Claire Galllagher
> >
> > Biomedical Engineering Group
> > Department of Mechanical Engineering,
> > University College Dublin
> > Ireland.
> >
>
>

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