MRI Scan

BilZ0r BilZ0r at
Mon May 31 17:25:18 EST 2004

r norman <rsn_ at> wrote in 
news:vqdmb0te8v357osp64arj4ahbulbnj18p7 at

> On Mon, 31 May 2004 13:52:37 +0100, "Andrew T. Austin"
> <andrewaustin at> wrote:
>>I`m working on a project, much of it is here:
>>I`d like to be able to replace the MRI images there for ones of my own
>>brain.  I`m in Southampton, UK  - I`ve asked around a few private
>>centres/clinics, but without clinical necessity it seems that no one is
>>willing to do the scan.
>>Any suggestions?
>>Anyone got any studies that they need a healthy control for?
> Is there something about your own brain that makes it an exceptional
> tool for learning?  Certainly, if it were sufficiently special or
> unique, it would be inappropriate for use as a teaching tool helping
> people understand the "generic" human brain. And if it is so
> commonplace as to be useful, then it is no better than anyone else's
> to use as an example.
> Get over your egotism and pride.  

I think maybe he was volunteering as a normal person, not as a special 

More information about the Neur-sci mailing list