A Collaborative Environment for Shared Classification of Neuroimages: The Experience of the Colibri Project

Alloni, Anna ;   Lanzola, Giordano ;   Triulzi, Fabio Maria ;   Bellazzi, Riccardo ;   Reni, Gianluigi

Tags MR neuroimagingImage classificationBrain image analysis

The Colibri project is introduced, whose aim is setting up a shared database of Magnetic Resonance images concerning pediatric patients...

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A Statistical Approach in Human Brain Connectome of Parkinson Disease in Elderly People using Network based Statistics

Aarabi, Mohammad Hadi ;   Kamalian, Aida ;   Mohajer, Bahram ;   Shirin Shandiz, Mahdi ;   Eqlimi, Ehsan ;   Shojaei, Ahmad ;   Safabakhsh, Hamidreza

Tags Diffusion-tensor and diffusion-spectrum imagingBrain image analysisMR neuroimaging

Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder assumed to involve different areas of CNS and PNS. Thus, Diffusion...

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An MRI-Compatible and Quantifiable Mechanical Stimulator for Allodynia in a Rat Model of Neuropathic Pain

Suzuki, Toshiki ;   Kim, Dongmin ;   Nagase, Masae ;   Saitoh, Youichi ;   Someya, Takao ;   Sekino, Masaki

Tags MR neuroimaging

We developed an MRI-compatible and quantifiable mechanical stimulator for rats. Functional MRI (fMRI) was used to investigate brain activations...

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Automatic Detection of Local Arterial Input Functions through Independent Component Analysis on Dynamic Contrast Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Narváez, Mario ;   Ruiz-España, Silvia ;   Arana, Estanislao ;   Moratal, David

Tags Contrast-enhanced dynamic MRIMR neuroimagingBrain image analysis

Arterial Input Function (AIF) is obtained from perfusion studies as a basic parameter for the calculus of hemodynamic variables used as...

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Functional Diffusion Map: A Biomarker of Brain Metastases Response to Treatment based on Magnetic Resonance Image Analysis

Ruiz-España, Silvia ;   Jiménez-Moya, Ana ;   Arana, Estanislao ;   Moratal, David

Tags MR neuroimagingFunctional image analysisBrain image analysis

Validated biomarkers for treatment response in patients suffering from brain metastases are needed in daily clinical practice as it may...

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High-Resolution MRI of Spinal Cords by Compressive Sensing Parallel Imaging

Li, Peng ;   Yu, Xiangdong ;   Griffin, Jay ;   Levine, Jonathan M ;   Ji, Jim Xiuquan

Tags MR-specific image reconstructionParallel MRIMR neuroimaging

Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) is a common injury due to diseases or accidents. Noninvasive imaging methods play a critical role in diagnosing SCI and...

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Medial Temporal Lobe High Resolution Magnetic Resonance Images for the Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease

Brun, Francesco ;   Sensi, Francesco ;   Quartulli, Rossella ;   Rei, Luca ;   Grucka, Alban ;   Mancarella, Valentina ;   Chincarini, Andrea ;   Ukmar, Maja ;   Accardo, Agostino ;   Longo, Renata

Tags MR neuroimagingDeformable image registrationBrain image analysis

A challenging point in neuroimaging is the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) during its asymptomatic phase. Among all the biomarkers...

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Multimodal MRI Classification in Vascular Mild Cognitive Impairment

Diciotti, Stefano ;   Ciulli, Stefano ;   Ginestroni, Andrea ;   Salvadori, Emilia ;   Poggesi, Anna ;   Pantoni, Leonardo ;   Inzitari, Domenico ;   Mascalchi, Mario ;   Toschi, Nicola

Tags MR neuroimagingBrain image analysisImage classification

Vascular mild cognitive impairment (VMCI) is a disorder in which multimodal MRI can add significant value by combining diffusion tensor imaging...

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Resting-State Brain Activity in the Motor Cortex Reflects Task-Induced Activity: A Multi-Voxel Pattern Analysis

Kusano, Toshiki ;   Kurashige, Hiroki ;   Nambu, Isao ;   Moriguchi, Yoshiya ;   Hanakawa, Takashi ;   Wada, Yasuhiro ;   Osu, Rieko

Tags Brain image analysisFunctional image analysisMultivariate image analysis

It has been suggested that resting-state brain activity reflects task-induced brain activity patterns. In this study, we examined whether...

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Sparse Dictionary Learning for FMRI Analysis using Autocorrelation Maximization

Khalid, Muhammad Usman ;   Shah, Adnan ;   Seghouane, Abd-krim

Tags Brain image analysisFunctional image analysisMultivariate image analysis

In this paper, the effect of temporal autocorrelations in functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) data on sparse dictionary learning...

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Testing Different ICA Algorithms and Connectivity Analyses on MS Patients

Muthuraman, Muthuraman ;   Anjum, Tauqeer ;   Drogby, Amgad ;   Vinzenz, Fleischer ;   Reitz, Sarah Christina ;   Mideksa, Kidist Gebremariam ;   Schmidt, Gerhard ;   Zipp, Frauke ;   Sergiu, Groppa

Tags Functional image analysis Brain image analysis MR neuroimaging

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a progressive neurological disorder that affects the central nervous system. Functional magnetic resonance imaging...

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Testing the Effects of Pre-Processing on Voxel based Morphometry Analysis

Chirumamilla, Venkata Chaitanya ;   Koirala, Nabin ;   Mideksa, Kidist Gebremariam ;   Anwar, Abdul Rauf ;   Schmidt, Gerhard ;   Gunther, Deuschl ;   Sergiu, Groppa ;   Muthuraman, Muthuraman

Tags MR neuroimagingBrain image analysisFunctional image analysis

Voxel based morphometry (VBM) is an automated analysis technique which allows voxel-wise comparison of mainly grey-matter volumes between...

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The Predictive Power of Structural MRI in Autism Diagnosis

Katuwal, Gajendra ;   Michael, Andrew ;   Cahill, Nathan ;   Baum, Stefi

Tags Brain image analysisMultivariate image analysisImage classification

Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) using structural magnetic resonance imaging (sMRI) of the brain has been a topic of significant...

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