The detailed MRI maps of the pigeon beak did not show magnetic nerves
State-of-the-art imaging at the UCL Centre for Advanced Biomedical Imaging captured detailed maps of the pigeon beak.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed the external soft tissues (purple) and micro-computed tomography (CT) exposed dense bony structures (yellow). (M. Lythgoe, J. Riegler www.ucl.ac.uk/cabi/).
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