Functional imaging of the motor system

James Ashe, Kamil Ugurbil

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Recent studies of the motor system using functional imaging have served to emphasize the complexity of the control of even relatively simple movements. The results of these studies suggest that the behavioral context of the movement is an important determinant of functional activation within cortical motor areas.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)832-839
Number of pages8
JournalCurrent opinion in neurobiology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1994

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Funding Information:
This work was supported in part by a Biotechnology l<esource grant (RRO8079) through the National Center for Research Resources and the American Legion Brain Sciences Chair.


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