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What is Neurosynth Compose?

Neurosynth Compose is the next-generation of Neurosynth, enabling users to easily perform custom neuroimaging meta-analyses using a fully web-based platform, with no programming experience required.

Neurosynth Compose is free to use and helps users:

  • 🔎 Search across over 20,000 studies in the Neurosynth database, or import from external databases such as PubMed.
  • 🗃️ Curate your StudySet using systematic review tools conforming to the PRISMA guidelines.
  • 📝 Extract coordinates and metadata for each study, leveraging thousands of pre-extracted studies to minimize effort.
  • 📊 Analyze by specifying a reproducible NiMARE workflow, and execute it locally or in the cloud.
  • 🔗 Share with the community with complete provenance and reproducibility.

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Tutorials show you how to use Neurosynth Compose with complete end-to-end examples.

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User Guide

The User Guide provides a detailed overview of the platform, and explains key concepts and features.

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Getting Help

  • Ask a question on Neurostars using the neurosynth-compose tag.
  • Report a bug or request a feature on GitHub
  • Help us improve the platform by using the feedback button in the bottom right corner of the page.