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New York/Stuttgart – Synthesizing science and art, “The Human Brain in 1969 Pieces,” recently published by Thieme, is an updated version of “The Human Brain in 1492 Pieces,” a highly sophisticated 3D neuro-anatomy atlas. This innovative product allows every physician, educator, or researcher in neuroradiology, neurosurgery, neurology, and neuroscience to explore, understand, and teach the intricacies of the human brain.

Praise for the previous version:
“If in creating The Human Brain in 1492 Pieces it was Dr. Nowinski’s goal to produce the world’s most advanced human brain atlas, then he has undeniably succeeded. With this incredible software you hold the future in your hands.”— Dr. Anne G. Osborn

New Features of The Human Brain in 1969 Pieces:

  • Cranial nerves with their nuclei
  • A new, more realistic cortex parcellated into lobes, gyri, and gyri with sulci
  • Axial, coronal, and sagittal MR planes correlated with 3D anatomy

Features of the new edition:

  • User-friendly functionality that allows you to add, remove, or overlap structures
  • Names of structures appear as you mouse over them
  • Users can dissect through the brain model in three different planes
  • Exquisite resolution of the various brain structures throughout the model
  • Images can be saved for use in PowerPoint presentations

Wieslaw L. Nowinski
The Human Brain in 1969 Pieces
May 2012
DVD-ROM
ISBN: 9781604067408
€299.99/$349.99

Mac minimum requirements:
iMac with x86_64 architecture (Core 2 Duo, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7); 1 GB RAM or greater; MacOS 10.6 and above; graphics card that supports OpenGL 2.1 and above; 150 MB hard disk space; screen resolution 1280 x 1024 or higher (recommended) and 1280 x 720 pixels (minimum).

PC minimum requirements:
2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo or higher; 1 GB RAM or greater; graphics card that supports OpenGL 2.1 (recommended not mandatory) and with at least 512MB of video memory; 150 MB hard disk space; screen resolution 1280 x 1024 or higher (recommended) and 1280 x 720 (minimum); Windows XP ServicePack 2 or later, or Windows 7 (English version is recommended).


About the Author


Wieslaw L. Nowinski, DSc, PhD, is Principal Scientist and Director, Biomedical Imaging Lab, Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A* STAR), Singapore. His work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal and on The Discovery Channel. He is winner of the RSNA 2009 Magna Cum Laude and Excellence in Design Awards.

About Thieme


Thieme Publishing Group is a scientific and medical publishing house employing more than 950 people and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Stuttgart and three other locations in Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in medical and scientific publishing. Today, Thieme is the market leading publisher of neurosurgical content and holds strong market positions in orthopedics, radiology, anatomy and chemistry, among other specialties. Thieme publishes 137 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. The company also has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit www.thieme.com.

Press Contact

If you want to order a review copy, please contact Mareike Haeberlein.

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