Brain Atlas Resources

Cortical parcellation of the chimpanzee brain compared to human. Created in FreeSurfer software using a modification of the human Desikan-Killiany atlas.

Cerebral sulci in the chimpanzee brain as segmented by BrainVisa software.

Parcellations of the chimpanzee brain. Bailey and von Bonin (1950, A) is the most widely used parcellation of the chimpanzee brain. Other parcellations include the cortical maps that were produced of the parietal lobe by Gerhardt (1938, B) and the inferior parietal lobe by Shevchenko (1936, C).


National Chimpanzee Brain Resource
supported by NIH - National Institute of
Neurological Disorders and Stroke

The George Washington University
Georgia State University
Yerkes National Primate Research Center

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