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Imaging Technologies


NIL manages a Siemens Skyra 3.0T and a PRISMA 3.0T, high performance MRI scanners particularly aimed at demanding applications and clinical research.  NIL has a Siemens MicroPET Focus 220 system dedicated to neuroscience animal research.  These scanners are located in the East Building. In addition NIL runs Siemens CTI ECAT HR+ PET scanner in the Neurological/Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit.


All systems are operated by the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology and dedicated 100% to research.