Newly developed brain maps with unprecedented detail are helping answer critical questions about brain blood flow. These new maps offer resolution finer than a millionth of a meter, reconstructed here with high microvessel density areas in red, intermediate density areas in white and low density areas in blue. Credit: Xiang Ji and Edmund O’Donnell, UC San Diego


Food for Thought: New Maps Reveal How Brains are Kept Nourished

BY:UC San Diego