“Biobank” of functional brain images in the works – A normative database would help future research and diagnostics

Professor Lauri Parkkonen at Aalto University, in collaboration with other researchers, is working towards a “biobank” of functional brain measurements and other digital brain data to enable earlier and better diagnoses of brain disorders. Unfortunately, the current legislation recognises only physical tissue samples for a biobank. Lauri Parkkonen is a Professor at the Department of…

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Anne Patana
Head of Development Helsinki Brain & Mind, University of Helsinki

Helsinki Brain and Mind 2021