MRI Meets Neuromodulation
Optimizing neuromodulation therapies with MRI brain images
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Morrison Lab at UCSF Radiology

We are dedicated to advancing neuromodulation1 therapies for patients with neuropsychiatric conditions such as Parkinson’s disease and obsessive-compulsive disorder. We extract quantitative information from brain MRI2 images to study and predict patients’ neural and clinical responses to brain stimulation. Ultimately, our goal is to develop MRI-based decision-support tools for clinicians who administer neuromodulation therapies. 


1 Neuromodulation – method of delivering electrical current to targeted brain areas to restore function 
2 MRI – a noninvasive technique that uses a magnetic to take pictures of internal organs without radiation