University of Oxford http://wamc.org en Dr. Tamar Makin, University of Oxford – The Source of Phantom Limb Pain http://wamc.org/post/dr-tamar-makin-university-oxford-source-phantom-limb-pain <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Tamar Makin of the University of Oxford explains how the brain creates pain in phantom limbs.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p><br>Tamar Makin is a postdoctoral research fellow in the FMRIB unit at the University of Oxford. Her research utilizes functional magnetic resonance imaging of the brain to explore structural and functional plasticity in amputees.</p><p><a href="http://www.fmrib.ox.ac.uk/team/researchers/tamar-makin">About Dr. Makin</a></p><p><a href="http://www.nature.com/ncomms/journal/v4/n3/full/ncomms2571.html">Read the full article</a></p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 73969 at http://wamc.org Dr. Tamar Makin, University of Oxford – The Source of Phantom Limb Pain