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Building a Map of the Human Brain Functional Connections at the Mesoscale

PDF Wang J, Tao A, Anderson WS, Madsen JR, Kreiman G (2021). Mesoscopic physiological interactions in the human brain reveal small world properties. Cell Reports, 36 (8) 109585. Supplementary Material | Resources

Cognition relies on rapid and robust communication between brain areas. Wang et al. leverage multi-day intracranial field potential recordings to characterize the human mesoscopic functional interactome. They validated the methods using monkey anatomical and physiological data. The human interactome reveals small-world properties and is modulated by sleep versus awake state.