MR imaging of the human brain at 1.5 T: regional variations in transverse relaxation rates in the cerebral cortex.

TitleMR imaging of the human brain at 1.5 T: regional variations in transverse relaxation rates in the cerebral cortex.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsGeorgiades CS, Itoh R, Golay X, van Zijl PC, Melhem ER
JournalAJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
Volume22
Issue9
Pagination1732-7
Date Published2001 Oct
Abstract

Heterogeneity in cortical signal intensity on T2-weighted MR images has been recently documented. Using a whole-brain, multiecho MR imaging technique, we sought to determine the T2 relaxation times of nine predefined regions in the cerebral cortex and one region in the deep gray matter.

Alternate JournalAJNR Am J Neuroradiol