Still Debated, Brain Image Archives Are Catching On

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Science  04 Apr 2003:
Vol. 300, Issue 5616, pp. 43-45
DOI: 10.1126/science.300.5616.43

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Storing, analyzing, sharing, and comparing images is a growing challenge for researchers who study activity in the human brain. Proponents of standardized databases say they will make it easier to share data from lab to lab, something that is becoming more important as brain imagers take on questions that require comparing large numbers of brain scans.