Free “Brain Maps”

Larry's two atlases, "Brain Maps: Structure of the Rat Brain", and "Developmental Brain Maps", are now open access. Download Adobe Illustrator files for mapping from the BrainMaps page, along with complete text of the books.

Cortical connectome

Check out an interactive cortical association connectome with metadata at BAMS (from the Bota, Sporns, & Swanson paper in PNAS, April, 2015). Select the "Rat Connectome Project" page under the "Connectome" link in the menu above.

Today’s quote:

“It is not a little remarkable that what is definitely known regarding the special functions of the nervous system has been ascertained within the last thirty years.”

—British & Foreign Medical Review (1840)