Unofficial Home Page of MEG Room, Hiroshima University Hospital

Welcome to MEG room.

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MEG is abbreviation of Magneto- Encephalo- Graphy. Neuromagnetometer is a machine which detects subtle magnetic field derived from cerebral electric activities. Electric signal is attenuated through skull bone, but not magnetic signal. Hiroshima University Hospital has a neuromagnetometer, Neuromag System made by Neuromag O.Y. in Finland. Neuromagnetometer is used for brain function mapping, epileptic focus estimation or others.

Akira Hashizume wrote.
Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Frontier Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University