Video: Steve gets a brain scan

What is it like to have your brain scanned?

Without the thousands of people who volunteer to have their brains scanned each year, many areas of modern neuroscience research would not be possible. But what is it like to have your brain scanned? Wellcome’s former Design Manager, Steve, visited the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging in London to find out.

Running time: 4 mins 21 secs

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About this resource

This resource was first published in ‘Inside the Brain’ in January 2013 and reviewed and updated in November 2017.

Neuroscience, Biotechnology and engineering
Inside the Brain
Education levels:
16–19, Continuing professional development