Craig Stark, FIBRE’s designer and director and a professor of neurobiology and behavior, said the research facility will be studying a variety of brain-related topics, including cognition, aging, dementia, effects of radiation, depression, schizophrenia and autism. UCI’s advanced Siemens MRI machine “is the tool we have that can allow us to look into the human brain non-invasively.” [Subscription required, you can request an electronic copy of the article by sending an email to]

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