How does an MRI-scanner make brain pictures?

The media increasingly presents brain pictures which show ‘activity’ in connection with a task or a stimulus. However, only a few people know that an MRI picture actually reflects the oxygen level in the blood. This infographic quickly explains how an MRI-scanner makes brain pictures and what they actually represent. 

MRI_infographic_v8_EnglishThis blog post was written by Richard.
Edited by Lieneke.

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