Probabilistic Atlases of the Midbrain

Atlases of the Substantia Nigra
Atlases of the Ventral Tegmental Area
Atlases of the Midbrain
All Midbrain Atlases

The atlases have been described in the following papers:

Dorsolateral prefrontal cortex drives mesolimbic dopaminergic regions to initiate motivated behavior.

Ballard IC, Murty VP, Carter RM, MacInnes JJ, Huettel SA, Adcock RA. Journal of Neuroscience.  2011 Jul 13;31(28):10340-6.

Resting state networks distinguish human ventral tegmental area from substantia nigra.

Murty VP, Shermohammed M, Smith DV, Carter RM, Huettel SA, Adcock RA. Neuroimage. 2014 Oct 15;100:580-9.

Please email adcocklab@gmail.com to obtain the password required to access the atlases.

Pyneal Real-Time fMRI Analysis Software

Note: Pyneal was designed to work with the GE MRI scanning environment at Duke University. Different environments at different institutions may require aspects of the code to be modified, particularly the steps related to accessing dicom images and sending to the real-time analysis machine.

Developed by Jeff MacInnes 

Support for software development provided by: 

NIMH R01 MH094743, Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship, Klingenstein Fellowship Award in the Neurosciences, Dana Foundation Brain and Immune-Imaging Program awarded to R. Alison Adcock, MD, PhD

W.M. Keck Foundation awarded to Andrea Stocco, PhD, Chantel Prat, PhD, & Rajesh Rao, PhD

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