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Introduction to Working with MRI Data in Python: Glossary

Key Points

Before we start
  • Python is an open source and platform independent programming language.

  • Jupyter Notebook is a great tool to code in and interact with Python.

  • With the large Python community it is easy to find help on the internet.

From the scanner to our computer
Anatomy of a NIfTI
Data Organization with BIDS
Exploring Open MRI Datasets
  • BIDS is an organizational principle for neuroimaging data

  • PyBIDS is a Python-based tool that allows for easy exploration of BIDS-formatted neuroimaging data