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Behavioural neuroscientist examining PET CT scans (Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography)of an obese pig (Sus sp.) to examine the effects of obesity on the blood-brain barrier. The pig has been injected with a contrasting agent that will show up on the scan. This work is part of a study on hormonal regulation and feeding behaviour in farm animals. Photographed at INRA, France.
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