functional magnetic resonance imaging, fMRI(noun)
a form of magnetic resonance imaging of the brain that registers blood flow to functioning areas of the brain
The numerical value of FMRI in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of FMRI in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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This leaves open the possibility that, in a boring fMRI scanner they have nothing to do to keep them awake and thus fall asleep.
E-cigarettes ... provide a very good simulation of traditional smoking (and) we have shown that using e-cigarettes with fMRI is an excellent paradigm for direct evaluation of the effects of smoking on human neurophysiology.
For example, [it’s] through fMRI technology that we now know that there are two brain reward systems that are activated when we are giving or when we are volunteering-- these are exactly the same parts of the brain that light up when we think of food and sex.
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