PSYC 211- Midterm 1 Review

Andrew abela psyc 211 february 1 2011 foveal vision

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Unformatted text preview: à༎ perfuse 1ssue 4)  Perfuse animal à༎ stain 1ssues à༎ microtome à༎ fix brain using formalin If you are interested in imaging thick sec1ons of living neurons as they respond to s1muli, which method would be most appropriate? 1)  2)  3)  4)  Transmission electron microscope Scanning electron microscope Confocal laser scanning microscope Diffusion tensor imaging If you are interested in imaging thick sec1ons of living neurons as they respond to s1muli, which method would be most appropriate? 1)  Transmission electron microscope: for very thin slices, when a high spa1al resolu1on is needed 2)  Scanning electron microscope: produces 3D images 3)  Confocal laser scanning microscope: best for thick slices of living 1ssue, can track changes in real 1me 4)  Diffusion tensor imaging: tracks the axon bundles in the brain If we are interested in finding out which regions of the brain are most metabolically ac1ve while a par1cipants performs a task, which imaging method would be most appropriate? 1)  2)  3)  4)  5)  Microelectrode recording Magne1c resonance imaging Computerized tomography Diffusion tensor imaging Func1onal magne1c resonance imaging If we are interested in finding out which regions of the brain are most metabolically ac1ve while a par1cipants performs a task, which imaging method would be most appropriate? 1)  Microelectrode recording: for single cell recordings, not en1re brain regions 2)  Magne1c resonance imaging: uses proton spin to generate a high resolu1on image of the brain, does not show ac1vity 3)  Computerized tomography: uses x- ray...
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