Contact: Sue McGreevey
Massachusetts General Hospital
Caption: This is a detail of a diffusion spectrum MR image of rhesus monkey brain showing the sheet-like, three-dimensional structure of neural pathways that cross each other at right angles.
Credit: Van Wedeen, M.D., Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital
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