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3D Brain


Use your touch screen to rotate and zoom around 29 interactive structures. Discover how each brain region functions, what happens when it is injured, and how it is involved in mental illness. Each detailed structure comes with information on functions, disorders, brain damage, case studies, and links to modern research.

Created by Vivid Apps and AXS Biomedical Animation Studio for the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory DNA Learning Center. 3D Brain was produced for the Genes to Cognition (G2C) Online website funded by the Dana Foundation and Hewlett Foundation.


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  1. Derek Borman says:

    App allows for a richer, more robust discussion of brain parts and their functions. Can pinch and zoom in/out. Rotate by touch. Side menu provides definitions, additional discussion and links to current research related to specific parts of the brain. Very intuitive and free! Excellent app. Was fortunate to be in a classroom where all students had an iPad with this app. Students really enjoyed the learning experience. Allowed for “hands-on” learning of a very difficult topic.

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