Category Archives: Methods

Using MANOVA in Neuroscience Research

I have included the (M)ANOVA PDF as a separate post so that the information can be read a little more easily.  This paper includes a brief summary of how the ANOVA test works to partition variance and goes on to talk about … Continue reading

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Aging in The United States

Data from the U.S. Census 2010; Graphed in Plot.ly In 2010 adults over the age of 50 represent 32.1% of the population in the United States; this is an increase of 4.9% over where the same population stood just 10 years … Continue reading

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Magnetoencephalography: Clinical Uses and Limitations

1.     Introduction The average adult human brain (1,350 g) contains approximately 86.1 (±8.1) billion neurons [Azevedo, Carvalho, Grinberg, Farfel, Ferretti, Leite, Filho, Lent & Herculano-Houzel, 2009; Pakkenberg, Pelvig, Marner, Bundgaard, Gundersen, Nyengaard & Regeur, 2003], and the number of non-neuronal … Continue reading

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