A multi-channel time-resolved system for functional near-infrared spectroscopy was used to map cerebral hemodynamic response in brain cortex. Measurements over the motor area as identified by transcranial magnetic stimulation show high sensitivity of the system.
© 2006 Optical Society of America
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.3890) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics instrumentation
(170.5280) Medical optics and biotechnology : Photon migration
A. Torricelli, D. Contini, A. Pifferi, L. Spinelli, R. Cubeddu, L. Craighero, and L. Fadiga, "Mapping Cerebral Hemodynamics in Brain Cortex by Multi-Channel Time-Resolved Near-Infrared Spectroscopy," in Biomedical Optics, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper MI2.
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