History of Medicine

Video Clips of Professor Richard Frackowiak on YouTube

Schooldays in London

Early influences and Cambridge University

Hammersmith Hospital and a meeting with Professor Terry Jones, 1979

PET (positron emission tomography) – devising methods for visualising brain energetics

PET – pioneers in the field

Recruiting a team at the MRC Cyclotron Unit

PET - normal brain function and the concept of redundancy networks

PET - Statitistical Parametric Mapping (SPM)

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) - a new Imaging Centre, Queen Square, 1995

BOLD (Blood Oxygen Level Dependent) MRI  – a new non-invasive imaging technique

Bringing together brain structure and function

The secret of a great laboratory

Alzheimer’s Disease – delivery of oxygen to the brain

Alzheimer’s Disease – early detection: a clue from Huntington’s disease